It's the first time I see Robin from 8-bit Show And Tell.

His You Tube channel portraits only his eloquent right hand ✋

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Group photo of all my 8-bit heroes at Vintage Computer Festival Midwest 2022.

Top YouTube comment:
"It's a great song to listen while typing in programs in a C64 from old computer magazines, because it both calms you down and gets you focused ;)"

Also on SoundCloud:

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In this "8-bit Show and Tell" episode, Robin explains the minimalistic demo NONMONOCHROME, which is only 6-bytes long.

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Modifying the BASIC interpreter to eliminate that annoying blank space when printing positive numbers:

Do you remember hearing morse code in the title song of Rambo II for the ?

Here's a refresher from "Galway Is God 2000" by Chris Abbott:

The player is included, of course. In this case, it's the Laxity NewPlayer v21, which takes approximately 1900 bytes.

Turn on the scopes to see how it controls the 3 synth voices to generate the entire song, and check the Visuals subtabs to see it run.

When you'll realize that all .sid tunes are actually C64 programs running in the vblank interrupt, it will blow your mind.

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The original SID was only 4154 bytes for 1m40s of great 6581 synth sound.

There's also an extended version: 3m43s of music in 5311 bytes.

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I love Mordi's remixes of SIDs, mods and music.

Here's one of his top covers, Resolution. I particularly like the transition between the bridge back to the main theme at 1:38:

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