Each PlayStation startup sound has defined a generation, so it’s bizarre to see them performed acapella by YouTube group Maytree. From the bowel rumbling bass of the PS1’s intro all the way through to the PSP’s upbeat jingle, this is both spot-on and strange. It’s particularly amusing to see just how much energy is being invested into each individual sting.

The channel has a ton of other awesome pop culture acapellas, including this Grand Theft Auto one which we’re particularly fond of:

Which of the PlayStation melodies do you reckon the band performed best? Turn on your console to hear those sweet, sweet sounds in the comments section below.

[source youtube.com, via reddit.com]