“Heartwood” A Charity Tribute Album for Rainforest Trust (ft. GameGrooves)

We are really proud to present you our 2nd licensed album!
This album was co-organized with GameGrooves and is to the full benefit of the Rainforest Trust Charity!

You can listen to it on Spotify, iTunes or you can get it on AppleStore, Amazon etc simply by clicking on this picture:

Or with this link: https://www.smarturl.it/ggheartwood

Pixel Mixers partnered with GameGrooves for Heartwood, a charity album in support of Rainforest Trust. For those who don’t know, Rainforest Trust is a US-based nonprofit environmental organization focused on the purchase and protection of tropical lands to strategically conserve threatened species. Heartwood features 15 tracks from 24 artists, including video game covers from Chrono Trigger, Octopath Traveler, Trials of Mana, Xenoblade Chronicles, Final Fantasy X and more.

And you can directly watch it on Youtube:

Thanks a lot to everyone who made this possible!

  • Album Art by Alessio Ciaffi
  • Album Mastering by James C. Hoffman
  • Executive Producer: Allen Brasch (GameGrooves)
  • Executive Producer: Hashel (Pixel Mixers)
  • This album was sponsored by Soundrop.

What are your favourite tracks on this album?

Vote here to let us know: https://www.strawpoll.me/45242719

December’s Top 5 Up-Voted Covers

Here are the top 5 covers which received the most upvotes on the VGCover/subreddit during December 2019

  • 1st) Basest22 – Super Mario 2 – Overworld Theme Solo Bass Tapping Cover

 

  • 2nd) RichGC  – Portal – Still Alive Acoustic Cover

 

  • 3rd) BlackEaracheXD – Nier Automata – Amusement Park Post-Hardcore Cover

 

  • 4th) Super Guitar Bros – Contra 3 – Stage 3/Boss Medley Acoustic/Classical Cover

 

  • 5th) Orchestral Fantasy  – Chrono Trigger – Memories of Green

 

Thanks for voting for your favourite covers in December and hopefully we’ll see plenty of new people in next month’s top 5. Be sure to check out all of the artists on the list and to browse the subreddit for more artists

 

October’s Top 5 Up-Voted Covers

Here are the top 5 covers which received the most upvotes on the VGCover/subreddit during October 2019

 

  •  2nd) Klaymore ft. ToxicEternity – Chrono Trigger – Frog’s Theme (from Epoch)

 

 

  • 4th) Ro Panuganti – Banjo-Kazooie – Mad Monster Mansion

 

  • 5th) DS Music – Dark Souls – Gwyn, Lord of Cinder

 

Thanks for voting for your favourite covers in October and hopefully we’ll see plenty of new people in next month’s top 5. Be sure to check out all of the artists on the list and to browse the subreddit for more artists!

September’s Top 5 Up-Voted Covers

Here are the top 5 covers which received the most upvotes on the VGCover/subreddit during September 2019

  • 1st) Ro Panuganti & Patti Rudisill – Octopath Traveler – Battle 1 Metal Cover

 

  • 2nd) Orchestral Fantasy  – Final Fantasy VI – Mt. Ordeals

 

  • 3rd) Melons  – Chrono Trigger – Corridors of Time

 

  • 4th) Danilo Ciaffi Feat. PrjzCalavera – Hollow Knight – City of Tears (Post-Rock Cover)

 

  • 5th) Bassoonify Feat. 8bitBrigader, Medllix, and Soundole – Zelda: Link’s Awakening Medley

 

Thanks for voting for your favourite covers in September and hopefully we’ll see plenty of new people in next month’s top 5. Be sure to check out all of the artists on the list and to browse the subreddit for more artists

 

April’s Top 5 Up-Voted Covers

Here are the top 5 covers which received the most upvotes on the VGCover/subreddit during April 2019

 

  • 1st) RichGC – Guacamelee! Leaderboards (Acoustic Cover)

 

 

  • 2nd) Peter C. Davidson Music – Kirby Superstar  – Gourmet Race (Jazz Big Band Arrangement)

 

 

 

 

  • 3rd) ViolinGamer feat. Gabocarina96 – Final Fantasy VI – Battle Theme Cover

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • 4th) Halberd – Chrono Trigger – Tyran Castle (Metal Cover)

 

 

 

 

 

  • 5th) psycosulu – Secret of Mana – Leave Time for Love (Electronic Cover/Beadsprite Timelapse)

 

 


Thanks for voting for your favourite covers in April and hopefully we’ll see plenty of new people in next month’s top 5. Be sure to check out all of the artists on the list and to browse the subreddit for new artists

December’s Top 5 Up-Voted Covers

Here’s the final top 5 of most upvoted covers on our VGCover/subreddit during  2018.

 

  • 1st) HugoJ – Banjo-Kazooie – Main Theme Animated Cover

 

  • 2nd) Earth Kid – Final Fantasy VI – Terra’s Theme Vocal Cover

 

  • 3rd) Daniel Capo – Chrono Trigger – Wind Scene ~ Yearnings of the Wind E-Piano Cover

 

  • 4th) Ro Panuganti & Mitch Cairns – Super Mario 64 – Snowman’s Staff Roll

 

  • 5th) Sonata #8 – Final Fantasy IV – Dancing Doll Calcobrena 

See you next month for the first top 5 of 2019 and best of luck to everybody that submits songs this year!
Please make sure to upvote your favourite covers on the subreddit so that we can feature plenty of new artists each month!

 

September’s Top 5 Up-Voted Covers

Here are the top 5 most upvoted covers on our VGCover /subreddit during September 2018.
We’ve got a lot of newer artists in this month’s top 5 so be sure to check them out if you haven’t already.
Remember to upvote the covers that you’ve enjoyed on the subreddit so we can see even more new people next month 

  • 1st) subversiveasset – SimCity 2000 Music Suite

 

  • 2nd) Mohmega – Break the Targets from Super Smash Bros. Melee

 

  • 3rd) Earth Kid – Where We Used to Be – Main Theme Harp Cover from Xenoblade Chronicles 2

 

  • 4th) Justin Thornburgh – Wind Scene Rhodes Cover from Chrono Trigger

 

  • 5th) Kalu4ii Plays – Vampire Killer – Heart of Fire Metal Cover from Castlevania
    This song is also on Scarlet Night Pixel Mixers Castlevania Tribute Album 

 

See you next month for the best of October and best of luck everybody that submits songs!
Please make sure to upvote your favourite covers on the subreddit so that we can feature plenty of new artists each month!

 

July’s Most Upvoted Covers

Here are the top 5 most upvoted covers on our VGCover /subreddit during July 2018.

We’re still trying to push for new artists to appear on these lists so please try to remember to upvote the covers that you’ve enjoyed on the subreddit.

 

  • 1st) Danilo Ciaffi Feat. Pixel Mixer – Dancing Mad  from Final Fantasy VI
    This song was also on our FF VI album World’s Requiem available here.

 

 

 

 

 

  • 2nd) Toxodentrail  – Corridors of Time Animated Cover from Chrono Trigger
    Toxodentrail’s cover was also on At the End of Time and Chrono Trigger/Chrono Cross fan album by our friends at GameLark 

 

 

 

  • 3rd) Tremendouz Feat. Kiaran Jay, Bullicann, and ThePopStarDude – Aveh, The Ancient Dance from Xenogears
    This song is also available on our Xenogears album Shattered Memories.

 

 

 

 

  • 4th) Ro Panuganti and Mattattack – Gerudo Town from Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

 

 

  • 5th) psycosulu Feat. subversiveasset – The Serpent Trench from Final Fantasy VI
    This is another song from our FF VI album World’s Requiem

Thank you for voting this month and please remember to upvote newer covers on the subreddit so we can hopefully see you in the top 5 for August!

 

June’s Top 5 Up-Voted Covers

Here are the top 5 most upvoted covers on our VGCover /subreddit during June 2018.
We’re still trying to push for new artists to appear on these lists so please try to remember to upvote the covers that you’ve enjoyed on the subreddit.

 

  • 1st) Eldon Reeves – Trailer Theme from Fire Emblem Three Houses

 

  • 2nd) Gunderslam/Tremendouz – Ryoshima Coast from Okami

 

  • 3rd) Ro Panuganti – Main Theme from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

 

  • 4th) Danilo Ciaffi(feat. Pixel Mixers Members) – Ballad of the Windfish from Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening


Danilo’s cover is also from our Legend of Zelda Tribute Album: Hylian Downfall

  • 5th) PeyCa Ft. Kiaran, ChrisMan, and xMEIYIN- Schala’s Theme from Chrono Trigger

Thank you for voting this month and please remember top upvote newer covers on the subreddit so we can hopefully see you in the top 5 for July!