GRADIUS ARCADE SOUNDTRACK

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Annotation

Disc 1
- 1-13: Gradius Arcade
- 14-34: Gradius II ~GOFER no Yabou~Arcade
- 35-37: Gradius DELUXE PACK PSX/SS
Disc 2
- 1-26: Gradius III ~Shinwa kara Densetsu e~ Arcade
- 27-47: Gradius IV ~Fukkatsu~ Arcade
- 48-50: Gradius III & IV ~Fukkatsu no Shinwa~ Playstation2

Annotation last modified on 2016-11-20 12:54 UTC.

Tracklist

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CD 1
#TitleArtistRatingLength
1モーニングミュージック
recording of:
Morning Music (Konami Bubble System)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:11
2COIN
recording of:
Coin (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:04
3空中戦
recording of:
Beginning of the History (Stage Start - Air Battle BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:33
4第1ステージ
recording of:
Challenger 1985 (First Stage - Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:59
5第2ステージ
recording of:
Beat Back (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:57
6第3ステージ
recording of:
Blank Mask (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:55
7第4ステージ
recording of:
Free Flyer (Fourth Stage - Reverse Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:58
8第5ステージ
recording of:
Mazed Music (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:48
9第6ステージ
recording of:
Mechanical Globule (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:20
10第7ステージ
recording of:
Final Attack (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:59
11BOSS
recording of:
Aircraft Carrier (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:32
12GAME OVER
recording of:
Game Over (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:08
13RANKING BGM
recording of:
Historic Soldier (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:35
14Title Demo (タイトルデモ)
recording of:
Title Demo (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:34
15COIN (コイン音)
recording of:
Coin (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:04
16Equipment (セレクト)
recording of:
Equipment <Select BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:44
17TABIDACHI (空中戦 1)
recording of:
TABIDACHI <Air Battle 1 BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:55
18A Shooting Star (空中戦 2)
recording of:
A Shooting Star <Air Battle 2 BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:53
19Burning Heat (第1ステージBGM)
recording of:
Burning Heat <1st Stage BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
Motoaki Furukawa
Konami Kukeiha Club1:00
20Synthetic Life (第2ステージBGM)
recording of:
Synthetic Life (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:34
21Crystal World (第3ステージBGM)
recording of:
Crystal World (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:35
22A Way Out of The Difficulty (第4ステージBGM)
recording of:
A Way Out of The Difficulty (4th Stage BGM) (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:51
23The Old Stone Age1.2 (第5ステージBGM)
medley including a recording of:
The Old Stone Age -1- <5th Stage BGM -1-> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
medley including a recording of:
The Old Stone Age -2- <5th Stage BGM -2-> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:29
24Maximum Speed (第6ステージBGM)
recording of:
Maximum Speed <6th Stage BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:51
25Gradius1 BOSS Theme (第7ステージBGM 1)
recording of:
GRADIUS 1 BOSS Theme (Gradius II)
arrangement of:
Aircraft Carrier (Gradius)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:29
26SALAMANDER BOSS Theme (第7ステージBGM 2)
recording of:
SALAMANDER ~Boss Theme~ <7th Stage BGM -2-> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Poison of Snake (Boss BGM) (Salamander)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:18
27Fire Dragon (第7ステージBGM 3)
recording of:
Fire Dragon (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:40
28Into Hostile Ship (第8ステージBGM 1)
recording of:
Into Hostile Ship <8th Stage BGM -1-> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:24
29Shoot and Shoot (第8ステージBGM 2)
recording of:
Shoot and Shoot <8th Stage BGM -2-> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:46
30The Final Enemy (第8ステージBGM 3)
recording of:
The Final Enemy <8th Stage BGM -3-> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club1:01
31Take Care! (各ボスBGM)
recording of:
Take Care! <Each Boss BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:30
32Game Over (ゲームオーバー)
recording of:
GAME OVER (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:10
33RANKING BGM (ランキング)
recording of:
RANKING BGM (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:38
34Farewell (エンディング)
recording of:
Farewell <Ending BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:44
35DEMO MOVIE
recording of:
Demo Movie (Gradius Deluxe Pack)
composer:
古川もとあき
Konami Kukeiha Club1:55
36SELECT
recording of:
Select (Gradius Deluxe Pack)
composer:
東野美紀
arrangement of:
Challenger 1985 (First Stage - Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
arrangement of:
TABIDACHI <Air Battle 1 BGM> (Gradius II)
Konami Kukeiha Club0:57
37ENDING
recording of:
Ending (Gradius Deluxe Pack)
composer:
東野美紀
arrangement of:
Beginning of the History (Stage Start - Air Battle BGM) (Gradius)
Konami Kukeiha Club2:02
38Hope & Joy Peace & Love (GRADIUS)
recording engineer:
Nick James (British engineer)
arranger:
東野美紀
recorded at:
Sounds VooDoo Studio in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan
recording of:
Beginning of the History (Stage Start - Air Battle BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
東野美紀4:25
39Farewell (GRADIUS II)
arranger:
古川もとあき
recording of:
Farewell <Ending BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
古川もとあき5:21
40Maximum Speed (GRADIUS II)
arranger:
古川もとあき and 並木晃一
recording of:
Maximum Speed <6th Stage BGM> (Gradius II)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
F/N4:51
41Gradius Medley (GRADIUS)
arranger:
Sota Fujimori
recording of:
Aircraft Carrier (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
recording of:
Beginning of the History (Stage Start - Air Battle BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
recording of:
Challenger 1985 (First Stage - Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
recording of:
Free Flyer (Fourth Stage - Reverse Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
recording of:
Historic Soldier (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
Sota Fujimori7:18
42Medley (GRADIUS GENERATION)
recording of:
Medley (Gradius Arcade Sound Track)
composer:
高添香織 (video game composer)
caolin & sano4:19
43第1ステージ (GRADIUS)
arranger:
DJ SHARPNEL
recording of:
Challenger 1985 (First Stage - Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
composer:
東野美紀
part of:
Gradius (video game soundtrack)
DJ Sharpnel3:24
44Dead End Cell (GRADIUS III)
recording engineer:
崎本正俊
arranger:
Nazo² Project
recorded at:
Little Bach Aoyama in Japan
recording of:
Dead End Cell (6st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
Nazo² Project4:27
CD 2
#TitleRatingLength
1COIN (コイン音)
recording of:
Coin (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
0:04
2Prelude of Legend (Title BGM)
recording of:
Prelude of Legend (title BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:03
3Invitation (Select BGM)
recording of:
Invitation (セレクトBGM…宇宙への誘い) (Gradius III)
previously attributed to:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
OverClocked ReMix works catalog (number: 18631)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:13
4Departure for Space (空中戦 1)
recording of:
Departure for Space (Dog Fight 1… Departure for Space)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:14
5Try to Star (空中戦 2)
recording of:
Try to Star (dog fight 2) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
0:56
6Sand Storm (第1ステージBGM)
recording of:
Sand Storm (1st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:42
7Aqua Illusion (第2ステージBGM)
recording of:
Aqua Illusion (2st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:25
8In The Wind (第3ステージBGM 1)
recording of:
In The Wind (3st. BGM1) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:51
9Underground (第3ステージBGM 2)
recording of:
Underground (3st. BGM2) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:36
10High Speed Demension (第4ステージBGM)
recording of:
High Speed Demension (4st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:30
11Easter Stone (第5ステージBGM)
recording of:
Easter Stone (5st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
2:00
12Dead End Cell (第6ステージBGM)
recording of:
Dead End Cell (6st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:58
13Fire Scramble (第7ステージBGM)
recording of:
Fire Scramble (7st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:38
14Cosmo Plant (第8ステージBGM)
recording of:
Cosmo Plant (8st. BGM… Space Vegetation) (Gradius III)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
2:03
15Crystal Labylinth (第9ステージBGM)
recording of:
Crystal Labylinth (9st. BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
2:19
16Mechanical Base (第10ステージBGM 1)
recording of:
Mechanical Base (10st. BGM 1) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:20
17Final Shot (第10ステージBGM 2)
recording of:
Final Shot (10st. BGM 2) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:26
18Escape to The Freedom (高速脱出)
recording of:
Escape to The Freedom (high speed escape)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
0:36
19BOSS (ボスオンパレード)
recording of:
Boss on Parade BGM 1 (Gradius III)
arranger:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Aircraft Carrier (Gradius)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
recording of:
Boss on Parade BGM 2 (Gradius III)
arranger:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Poison of Snake (Boss BGM) (Salamander)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
recording of:
Boss on Parade BGM 3 (Gradius III)
arranger:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Take Care! <Each Boss BGM> (Gradius II)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
2:42
20Dark Force (ボスBGM)
recording of:
Dark Force (boss BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
0:33
21Game Over (ゲームオーバーBGM)
recording of:
Game Over (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
0:11
22King of Kings (ランキング)
recording of:
King of Kings (ranking BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:03
23Congratulations (ビギナーエンディング)
recording of:
Congratulations (beginner ending) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
0:16
24Return to The Star (エンディング)
recording of:
Return to The Star (ending) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:21
25A Long Time Ago (隠しBGM)
recording of:
A Long Time Ago (medley BGM) (Gradius III)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Burning Heat <1st Stage BGM> (Gradius II)
arrangement of:
Fly High (2st.BGM) (Salamander)
arrangement of:
Free Flyer (Fourth Stage - Reverse Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
part of:
Gradius III (video game soundtrack)
1:49
26GRADIUS・SALAMANDER (EXTRAステージ)
medley including a recording of:
GRADIUS BGM 1 (Challenger 1985) (Gradius III)
arranger:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Challenger 1985 (First Stage - Volcano BGM) (Gradius)
medley including a recording of:
GRADIUS BGM 2(Aircraft Carrier) (Gradius III)
arranger:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Aircraft Carrier (Gradius)
medley including a recording of:
SALAMANDER BGM 1(Power of Anger) (Gradius III)
arranger:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Power of Anger (1st Stage BGM) (Salamander)
medley including a recording of:
SALAMANDER BGM 2 (Poison of Snake) (Gradius III)
arranger:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
arrangement of:
Poison of Snake (Boss BGM) (Salamander)
3:35
27COIN (コイン音)
recording of:
Coin (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:04
28DEMO BGM (デモ)
recording of:
DEMO BGM (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:17
29SELECT BGM (セレクト)
recording of:
SELECT BGM (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:34
30APOLLON (空中戦 1)
recording of:
APOLLON (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:25
31FEITON (空中戦 2)
recording of:
FEITON (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:48
32HYDRA (第1ステージBGM)
recording of:
HYDRA (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:40
33DEMETER (第2ステージBGM)
recording of:
DEMETER (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:16
34OCEANUS (第3ステージBGM)
recording of:
OCEANUS (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:35
35CRONOS (第4ステージBGM)
recording of:
CRONOS (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:23
36HADES (第4ステージBGM)
recording of:
HADES (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:23
37URANUS (第5ステージBGM)
recording of:
URANUS (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:38
38HERA (第6ステージBGM)
recording of:
HERA (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:40
39DUPON (第7ステージBGM)
recording of:
DUPON (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:44
40BOSS BGM 1 (ボスラッシュステージ 1)
recording of:
BOSS BGM 1 (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:41
41BOSS BGM 2 (ボスラッシュステージ 2)
recording of:
BOSS BGM 2 (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:33
42PROMETHEUS (9ステージBGM)
recording of:
PROMETHEUS (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:22
43ATHENA (第9ステージBGM)
recording of:
ATHENA (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:49
44TITANS (ボスBGM)
recording of:
TITANS (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:09
45GAME OVER (ゲームオーバー)
recording of:
GAME OVER (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:11
46RANKING BGM (ランキング)
recording of:
RANKING BGM (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
0:40
47GAIA (エンディング)
recording of:
GAIA (Gradius IV)
composer:
上高治巳 and 渡辺篤紀
1:07
48DEMO MOVIE 1
recording of:
Demo Movie 1 (Gradius III & IV)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
2:10
49DEMO MOVIE 2
recording of:
Demo Movie 2 (Gradius III & IV)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
2:51
50SELECT
recording of:
Select (Gradius III & IV)
composer:
コナミ矩形波倶楽部 (sound team)
3:50

Credits

Release

art direction:伴野宏
IKE-JUN (Art Director/Designer)
graphic design:TAKACHIN (designer)
executive producer:池田孝治 (producer)
永田昭彦
producer:岩瀬繁功
mastering:小橋幸男 (engineer)
distributed by:キングレコード株式会社 (record company, logo "KING RECORDS" sometimes underlined - only use if there is no other label)
copyrighted by:KONAMI (from 1985 until 2002)
KONAMI COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT TOKYO (from 1985 until 2002)
Mobile 21 Co., Ltd. (from 1985 until 2002)
phonographic copyright by:Konami Music Entertainment, Inc. (use for releases with no logo) (in 2002)
mastered at:Heart Beat RECORDING STUDIO in Nozawa, Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan
transliterated/translated track listings:Gradius Arcade Soundtrack
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1716604 [info]
VGMdb:https://vgmdb.net/album/276 [info]