Video Games Live Is Trying To Kickstart Their Third Album

There have been countless individuals who have long tried to evangelize the artistry of video game music, though few have been as high profile and successful as Tommy Tallarico.

A game musician himself, Tallarico is perhaps best known as the man behind Video Games Live, a concert series that travels the globe and highlights music from games, new and old, in a (mostly) orchestrated format.

There’s been two live recordings thus far, and there might be a third, provided the just launched Kickstarter is a success.

Given the success of the concerts and albums thus far, why is Tallarico turning to crowd sourced funding. Because, as difficult is it is to finance a video game, it’s just as tricky to produce a CD in this mp3 driven world: