Artifact Details

Title

Pac-Man Fever album

Catalog Number

102711557

Type

Audio

Date

1982

Credits

Buckner, Jerry

Publisher

Stern Electronics, Inc.

Place of Publication

U.S.

Duration

00:35:00 (approx)

Dimensions

12" record

Format

Phonograph record

Description

This phonograph record contains recordings of disco songs inspired by arcade games of the early 1980s, including Pac-Man, Frogger, Centipede, Donkey Kong, Asteroids, Defender, Mousetrap, and Berzerk. Song titles listed on the album sleeve are "Pac-Man Fever," "Froggy's Lament," "Ode to a Centipede," "Do the Donkey Kong," Hyperspace," The Defender," "Mousetrap," and "Goin' Berzerk." Sounds employed in the music include keyboards, cowbell, string polyensemble, "Jason's space gun," drums, bass and guitar.

Subject

Games; Entertainment; Music; Arcade

Credit

Gift of Allen Kossow

Lot Number

X5357.2009