Yes, that is Spock in the headphones. The year was 1979. These are some of my LPs, themed compilations, and the like.

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Monday, October 31, 2016

MA-75 - Fraidy Cat Frolics

For some reason, the link to our 2014 Halloween compilation has disappeared like the Great Pumpkin.  So here's a re-post.



01. Count Rupert the Roué Intro - G Ailard S Artain (1:18)
02. Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein Open and End Titles - Frank Skinner (1:48)
03. Sinister Stomp - Bobby 'Boris' Pickett (2:19)
04. Nose Goblins - Ren & Stimpy (4:20)
05. The Haunted House Boogie - Happy Wilson (2:30)
06. Skeletons in Your Closet - The 3-D Invisibles (2:37)
07. Halloween Shindig - Ed Twilley and the Creepers (0:46)
08. The Funeral March - Theremin (2:34)
09. The Ghost and Mr Chicken Main Title - Vic Mizzy (2:08)
10. Halloween Evening - The Frighteners (2:52)
11. Monster in Black Tights - Screaming Lord Sutch (2:03)
12. Haunted Lover - Carole Bennett (2:15)
13. Burning of the Witch - Troyka (2:59)
14. Tales from the Crypt Main Title - Danny Elfman (2:27)
15. The Transylvania Polka - The Family Arts Theatre (3:19)
16. The Skeleton Rag (1912) - The American Quartet with Billy Murray (2:08)
17. Fright Song - Monster High (2:55)
18. Frankie Frankenstein - 'Ivan' (Jerry Allison) (2:27)
19. Theme from The Bat - The Ventures (2:12)
20. I Hold Your Hand in Mine - Tom Lehrer (1:33)
21. Goolie Get-Together - Toadies (3:47)
22. Scream and Run Away - Gothic Archies (2:23)
23. Count Macabre - Connoissurs (2:19)
24. Werecow - Flippy T Fishead (5:04)
25. The Raven - The Yo-Yo's (2:27)
26. I Don't Stand A Chance With A Ghost Like You - Sheldon Allman (2:11)
27. In the Twilight Zone - The Astors (2:41)
28. Skeletons - Inflatable Boy Clams (3:02)
29. The Great Pumpkin - The Jack O Lanterns (2:31)
30. The Munsters Theme - Billy Strange (1:53)
31. Nightmare (Count Gregore Theme) - David Barnes (2:29)

 Track One is an audio excerpt from the Great One hisself, Dr Mazeppa Pompazoidi.  Track Ten is a fine reworking of a song about lonely people.  Track 17, from Monster High, takes the Halloween tradition onward.  Track 28 is a fine little piece that's only w teeny bit scary.  The final track is the theme song for OKC's own Count Gregore.


Thanks for sharing this Spooky Spock-Tober with us!
 

 

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Horror Sounds of the Night

This cassette was sold on a blister card.  I did some work and created CD art after dubbing.
Both sides of the cassette are identical, but I recorded each of them anyway as Track One and Track Two.

I've seen references to this as having been released in 1974 or 1986.  Here is the Discogs page for it.

 Horror Sounds of the Night

See you on Monday -- Halloween!
  



Monday, October 24, 2016

Hallmark Spooky Sounds

From 1989, here's a fun bit of noise and melody.



01. Spooky Sound Effects - and More! (30:08)
02. The Munsters (3:59)
03. Monster Mash (3:54)
04. The Addams Family (3:55)
05. Ghostbusters (5:37)
06. The Twilight Zone (5:23)
07. Dark Shadows (4:24)
08. Haunting Melody (4:15)


Track One is the first side of this cassette; the other tracks comprise Side Two.  Plenty of good, nonbloody Halloween spirits.

Hallmark Spooky Sounds 1989 

Happy Hauntings ... See you on Thursday.



Thursday, October 20, 2016

CD Creepies

This thrift-store find was unusual in its packaging.  The image you see above was folded and inserted into the CD case.  As you can tell, it has been trimmed on the left side.  This piece looks like the topper of a small countertop display that would hold the CDs for sale.

The label says it's "3-in-1 audio fun!"  That's because there's a block of stock music which is mostly effective; a group of sound effects; and a "Monster Story" at the end.

The track groupings break down this way:



1)  Contata and Fugue     
2)  Frenzy #1
3)  Torment  
4)  Psycho
5)  Private Lab  
6)  The Unexpected
7)  Night on Bald Mountain
8)  Angel of Death
9)  The Devil Rides    
10)  Lucifer's Choir
11)  Troubled Voices
12)  Sinister Street
13)  Spinecharge
14)  Omen
15)  Marked Man
16)  Sleeper Awaits
  time 33:25

17)  Thunder and Rain
18)  Bats Flying in Cave
19)  Electric Lab
20)  Mad Man Laugh
21)  Witch's Laugh
22)  Church Bell Toll
23)  Wolf Howl
24)  Owl Hoot
25)  Beast Roar
26)  Heart Speeds Up
27)  Creaky Door
28)  Rattling Chains
29)  Monster Scream
30)  Laboratory Chemicals
31)  Crazy Machine
32)  Barking Blood Hounds
33)  Attack Dog Fight
34)  Squeaking Rats
35)  Eerie Wind
36)  Terrified Crowd
37)  Woman Ghost (Sad)
38)  Poltergeist (Happy)
39)  Cat Meow
40)  Horrified Woman
41)  Horrified Man
42)  Water Drip In Cave
43)  Hounds Of Hell
44)  Castle Footsteps
45)  Haunted House Creak
46)  Kookaburra Bird Laugh
  time 19:07

47)  Monster Story
  time 11:33

total time 1:04:05


CD Creepies

See you on Monday!