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Friday, September 18, 2009

Hey, It's Friday: Video Game Themes Go Metal

Posted By on Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 2:48 PM

The Twitter of our pals at the Houston Press linked the following video, of a metal version of the Super Mario Brothers theme song. Commenters -- a mix of metalheads and video game nuts, a dangerous combination -- pointed readers toward Powerglove, another band fond of covering video game music. (Among many others, such as the Minibosses and the Advantage.) Lo and behold, Powerglove's version of the Tetris theme is epic. View it, and a few other cool game themes, after the jump. ASIDE: Why hasn't anyone done a Battletoads theme cover yet? Get on it.

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