- Game: Silent Hill 2
- Composer(s): Akira Yamaoka
- Copyright: Konami
My 2nd choice was actually someone I'd RATHER have do it, but who has been EVEN MORE elusive than Suzu since his (not-so)recent marriage & his departure from #ocremix. That's right, Matthew "Children of the Monkey Machine" Newman . As luck would have it he happened to stop by #ocremix this morning for the first time in a WEEK, and I played this song for him (over his cellphone/Skype because the computer he was on had no working sound).
So here you have it: Guest write up NUMBA 2!
"[08:44] <CotMM-68030> In this accoustic mix of "Promise" from the Silent Hill 2 soundtrack pothocket attempts to capture the compelling mixture of comfort and dispair present in the original track. Switching to a more accoustic mix than the original builds on the 'home' feel from the original, without the raucous energy present by the overdrive leads in the original...
[08:45] <CotMM-68030> pothocket does a great job of keeping that original feel of comfort with an overwhelming sense of dispair brought on by the melody itself. Cool stuff."