News: Radiohead’s Kid A Remade in 8bit

Here are Ear Vomit we’re well versed in 8bit remakes of classic albums, but I must say this is probably the most effective example. Something about the ultra-modern, glacial and detached electro sounds of Radiohead’s incredible Kid A album translate terrifically well to 8bit. It feels like modernity being crash tackeld by the ’80s. All I can say is that it worked much better than the Miles Davis 8bit album ‘Kind of Bloop’.
The man behind this awesome feat is chiptune musician Quinton Sung. He’s also given Radiohead’s OK Computer the same treatment. You can find out more about him by following the link just under the video.
Is this blaspheme or genius, I’ll let you be the judge:

Further Reading:
http://www.youtube.com/user/QuintonSung
http://venturebeat.com/2012/05/21/chiptunes-artist-recreates-entire-radiohead-albums-in-8-bit-style-2/
http://www.pastemagazine.com/blogs/awesome_of_the_day/2012/05/listen-to-radiohead-albums-recreated-as-8-bit-game-music.html
http://pitchfork.com/news/46600-listen-radioheads-entire-kid-a-and-ok-computer-albums-as-8-bit-video-game-music/
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=474969
http://www.nintendo-gamer.net/2012/05/23/hear-two-full-radiohead-albums-in-an-8-bit-nes-style/
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/22/8-bit-radiohead-albums-ok-computer-kid-a_n_1536298.html

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