Quantcast
Jump to content
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
    1. Welcome to GTAForums!

    1. GTANet.com

    1. GTA Online

      1. The Cayo Perico Heist
      2. Find Lobbies & Players
      3. Guides & Strategies
      4. Vehicles
      5. Content Creator
      6. Help & Support
    2. Red Dead Online

      1. Frontier Pursuits
      2. Find Lobbies & Outlaws
      3. Help & Support
    3. Crews

    1. Red Dead Redemption 2

      1. PC
      2. Help & Support
    2. Red Dead Redemption

    1. Grand Theft Auto Series

      1. St. Andrews Cathedral
    2. GTA VI

    3. GTA V

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    4. GTA IV

      1. The Lost and Damned
      2. The Ballad of Gay Tony
      3. Guides & Strategies
      4. Help & Support
    5. GTA San Andreas

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    6. GTA Vice City

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    7. GTA III

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    8. Portable Games

      1. GTA Chinatown Wars
      2. GTA Vice City Stories
      3. GTA Liberty City Stories
    9. Top-Down Games

      1. GTA Advance
      2. GTA 2
      3. GTA
    1. GTA Mods

      1. GTA V
      2. GTA IV
      3. GTA III, VC & SA
      4. Tutorials
    2. Red Dead Mods

      1. Documentation
    3. Mod Showroom

      1. Scripts & Plugins
      2. Maps
      3. Total Conversions
      4. Vehicles
      5. Textures
      6. Characters
      7. Tools
      8. Other
      9. Workshop
    4. Featured Mods

      1. Design Your Own Mission
      2. OpenIV
      3. GTA: Underground
      4. GTA: Liberty City
      5. GTA: State of Liberty
    1. Rockstar Games

    2. Rockstar Collectors

    1. Off-Topic

      1. General Chat
      2. Gaming
      3. Technology
      4. Movies & TV
      5. Music
      6. Sports
      7. Vehicles
    2. Expression

      1. Graphics / Visual Arts
      2. GFX Requests & Tutorials
      3. Writers' Discussion
      4. Debates & Discussion
    1. Announcements

      1. GTANet 20th Anniversary
    2. Support

    3. Suggestions

Would have you preferred if LCS used licensed music for head radio and lips 106?


Recommended Posts

14 minutes ago, Curtis said:

T-they weren't?

..Holy crap.

Sadly yes, it would've been badass if head radio played late 90s rock like third eye blind and bloodhound gang 

  • Like 3
Link to post
Share on other sites
2 hours ago, Donnie IKID said:

Classic rock, hell yeah for the bikers especially.  Head radio was pretty much almost a rock station except a few pop songs. 

Yeah I’m glad you brought that up. So you’ve got these bad ass bikers... who listen to bad ass pop? Lmfao I don’t buy that for a second. They should’ve had Nū Metal in this game. I’m not a fan of the genre but considering how Korn and Limp Bizkit were big before, after, and definitely during 98 they should’ve been in the game.

 

A few people on here argue that kind of music or rock wouldn’t fit in this game but I know plenty of tracks that are in other GTA games that necessarily fit those games.

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Duhillestpunk said:

Yeah I’m glad you brought that up. So you’ve got these bad ass bikers... who listen to bad ass pop? Lmfao I don’t buy that for a second. They should’ve had Nū Metal in this game. I’m not a fan of the genre but considering how Korn and Limp Bizkit were big before, after, and definitely during 98 they should’ve been in the game.

 

A few people on here argue that kind of music or rock wouldn’t fit in this game but I know plenty of tracks that are in other GTA games that necessarily fit those games.

For GTA 3 given its gloomy atmosphere and how head radio seemed a straight up pop station, yeah but for LCS, nu metal wouldn't suit I too much since the movement wasn't as big yet. Too me LCS played far more rock than gta 3 (granted pop rock) but a 60s rock station would've did it. 

 

Too me for LCS having more safe rock bands like The breeders, Weezer and New radicals would be the perfect fit especially for head radio. 

 

I actually speculated that radio x in the late 90s would slowly adapt to alternative metal and nu metal with grunge declining massively. 

Edited by Donnie IKID
Link to post
Share on other sites
24 minutes ago, Donnie IKID said:

For GTA 3 given its gloomy atmosphere and how head radio seemed a straight up pop station, yeah but for LCS, nu metal wouldn't suit I too much since the movement wasn't as big yet. Too me LCS played far more rock than gta 3 (granted pop rock) but a 60s rock station would've did it. 

 

Too me for LCS having more safe rock bands like The breeders, Weezer and New radicals would be the perfect fit especially for head radio. 

 

I actually speculated that radio x in the late 90s would slowly adapt to alternative metal and nu metal with grunge declining massively. 

How? Korns “Follow the Leader” came out in 98.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Yh they may have been the pioneers of the movement but I'm more referring to the chemistry of the bands to successfully have it as a pure nu metal station by 98. The movement weren't widespread then. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, Donnie IKID said:

Yh they may have been the pioneers of the movement but I'm more referring to the chemistry of the bands to successfully have it as a pure nu metal station by 98. The movement weren't widespread then. 

Being the music nerd/ historian I am I’ll give you a few examples

- Limp Bizkit

- early Deftones

- Papa Roach

- Alien Ant Farm

- Disturbed

- Drowning Pool

 

But who’s to say it has to be strictly a Nū Metal station? Hell it can have rap metal or rap rock like Rage Against The Machine or even grunge like late AiC (both genres influenced Nū Metal)....

 

(now) As I was typing I started to realise that Nu Metal wouldn’t work. But then again 60s rock wouldn’t work either. It seems to me like rock wouldn’t fit either. Especially Punk. (I have the MP3 player station and have punk from Descendents to Discharge and it definitely doesn’t work)

 

However I could imagine Industrial music fitting perfect for the game. Not a fan of that either but what I’ve heard (NiN) that would fit nicely.

 

  • Like 3
Link to post
Share on other sites

For me personally it wouldn't work for GTA LCS, heck even gta 3 as it would ruin the game's soundtrack. 

 

West Coast punk rock doesn't do it for LC since we have liberty jam in a way that plays East Coast rap. 

 

Like I said Radio x would be playing All those sub genres you have mentioned. In relations to Nin, there did seem to be an electronic rock song on head radio which could have some radio friendly industrial rock but overall 90s pop rock does it since there are parodies of certain bands within that movement. 

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
16 hours ago, LCLegend said:

I found it neat they kept with the in-house theme present from GTA III. I think the radio stations are fine as is.

I hated how lips in gta 3 was a top 40 station like couldn't they have a jazz station as well as rock.  I think having commercial bands like limp biz kit would ruin the game but Id imagine gta 3 with a full blown rock station, would make it more intensifying like msx. 

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

Nope. I prefer the in house music and think a significant chunk of the music in every GTA should be done in house. Every other aspect of the game is fictionalized and caricaturized. The places, the people, the cars, the restaurants, the brands and products. The music should be too. For that reason the soundtracks for GTA, 2, III, and LCS are my favorites in the series. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
On 11/8/2019 at 10:57 PM, KGBeast said:

Nope. I prefer the in house music and think a significant chunk of the music in every GTA should be done in house. Every other aspect of the game is fictionalized and caricaturized. The places, the people, the cars, the restaurants, the brands and products. The music should be too. For that reason the soundtracks for GTA, 2, III, and LCS are my favorites in the series. 

I did love the soundtrack from gta 1, 2 and lcs but 3s one sounded so dull in comparison to the others

  • Like 2
Link to post
Share on other sites
On 11/8/2019 at 5:57 PM, KGBeast said:

Nope. I prefer the in house music and think a significant chunk of the music in every GTA should be done in house. Every other aspect of the game is fictionalized and caricaturized. The places, the people, the cars, the restaurants, the brands and products. The music should be too. For that reason the soundtracks for GTA, 2, III, and LCS are my favorites in the series. 

I agree. It makes it more unique and also avoids licensing issues.

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 1 month later...
Self-Destructive Man

The in-house music of LCS its not as good as Love Fist, but the songs they created fit the game's atmosphere very well. Though, I would'nt have minded if they had used licensed songs, there's some good stuff from the end of 90s that could have fit the soundtrack.

  • Like 2
Link to post
Share on other sites

Come think of it, it’s strange how nearly everything within the gta verse is fictional except for music. Phil Collins himself made an appearance in VCS for f*cks sake lmao

  • Like 2
Link to post
Share on other sites

These games from Liberty city are best thanks to made up song parodying some popular bands of that era.

And best thing is they will last forever, because they are owned by rockstar.

  • Like 3
Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 5 weeks later...
  • 1 month later...
  • 2 months later...
12 hours ago, Stylishmoo280 said:

Those songs aren’t real?!?!!?

No, Head Radio and Lips 106 have always contained only songs made solely for the game.

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
9 hours ago, GTAFanLuca said:

No, Head Radio and Lips 106 have always contained only songs made solely for the game.

Oh wow, I didn’t know that, I love Lips 106

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 3 weeks later...

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • 1 User Currently Viewing
    0 members, 0 Anonymous, 1 Guest

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using GTAForums.com, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.