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Atari SAP Music Archive 3.6 Released

posted Jan 18, 2013, 7:36 AM by Troy Cheek   [ updated Jan 18, 2013, 7:36 AM ]

It's been a while since we've posted news about the Atari SAP Music Archive (ASMA), but it continues to be updated on a yearly basis with new music. This year's Christmas update added 315 new Atari 8-bit tunes. The archive now consists of 4,630 songs, comprising a playing time of 7 days 18 hours 33 minutes 33 seconds. Here are some other statistics:
  • Number of songs: 4,630 (5,795 including sub-songs)
  • Compared to HVSC: 10.7 % (HVSC r58 contains 43,116 songs)
  • Disk space occupied: 26,317,431 bytes (excluding documents and playlist)
  • Average SAP file size: 5,684 bytes
  • Songs in stereo: 441
  • Number of musicians: 210
  • Most active musician: Michal Szpilowski (Miker) (201 songs + 4 cooperations)
The Atari SAP Music Archive contains the best tunes from Atari 8-bit computers in a format that can be reproduced perfectly by various SAP players. You can get the latest collection of music as well as players for a variety of platforms at the Atari SAP Music Archive.