Tommy Tallarico’s dream of bringing video game music back to the concert halls has been revived.
The second concert in the Video Games Live “concert series” brought to you by the G4 host and musician is at 8 p.m. at the Hollywood Bowl (Hollywood, CA), Spetember 21, 2006. All the music will be perfromed by the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra and conducted by VGL co-creator, Jack Wall. Expect to hear goodies such as the themes from Mario, Zelda, Halo, Halo 3, Warcraft abd Final Fantasy, a retro game medly and performances by Brian “BT” Transeau, guitarists Steve Vai and Dweezil Zappa and various game composers.
Pre-show begins for ticket holders at 5:30 p.m. and will feature game competitions, pre-released game demos, a costume contest.
Ticket prices range from $3.00 for crappy fourth level seats to $65 for first row garden boxes. Don’t forget to wear your Zelda costume – unless of course you’ll do a gold bikini justice.