Archive for March, 2022


Battle Bards Episode 211: Shops & Services

March 16, 2022

A new episode of Battle Bards is up!

When the Battle Bards get loaded up with money and jewels in MMOs, they head back into town for a shopping spree! And if they’re shopping, you know they’re listening to whatever muzak is piped into these establishments. Syp and Syl listen to the music of shops and services — and deliver their best to you!


Episode 211 show notes (show pagedirect download)

  • Intro (feat. “Cash Shop” from Dragon’s Nest, “Shopping Arcade” from MapleStory 2, and “The Store” from Neverwinter Nights)
  • “The Mystic Forge” from Guild Wars 2
  • “The Magic Shop” from PlaneShift
  • “Temple of Gold” from Aion
  • “Aesthetician’s Theme” from FFXIV
  • “Brownie Storehouse” from Vanguard
  • “Auction Hall” from LOTRO
  • “Smithy” from Meridian 59
  • Which one did we like best?
  • Jukebox Picks: “The Ewer” from Sable and “The Lake” from Ecco the Dolphin: Defender of the Future
  • Outro (feat. “Shop” from Elsword)

Battle Bards Episode 210: Warframe

March 2, 2022

A new episode of Battle Bards is up!

We heard your many requests, and we delivered! The Battle Bards crew is back to explore the final frontier of music in the Warframe soundtrack. From funky ninja fighting tracks to stirring interstellar ballads, Warframe ended up being a fun journey through space, time, and composition.


Episode 210 show notes (show pagedirect download)

  • Intro (feat. “Fortuna Login,” “March of the Moa,” and “Venus Combat”)
  • “This is What You Are”
  • “Cetus” 
  • “KDrive Race Music A”
  • “Gene Molds C” 
  • “Smiles from Juran”
  • “We All Lift Together”
  • “Sleeping in the Cold Below”
  • Which one did we like best?
  • Jukebox Picks: “Main Theme” from The Sims 4: Cottage Living, “On Blade’s Edge” from FFXIV, and “Easthaven in Peace” from Icewind Dale
  • Outro (feat. “Synapse”)