BBCCD822 Essential death and horror - Volume 1 by Various

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Catalogue numberBBCCD822
TitleEssential death and horror - Volume 1
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeA
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byBBC Enterprises Ltd
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreSound effects
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesBBC CD 822 . MASTERED BY NIMBUS
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1 The guillotine0.06
A2Arm chopped off0.02
A3Head chopped off0.02
A4Sawing head off0.06
A5Leg chopped off0.02
A6Neck twisted and broken0.03
A7Arm brocken0.03
A8Stake driven through the heart0.03
A9Branding iron on flesh0.09
A10Red hot poker into eye0.07
A11Nails hammered into flesh0.19
A12The scaffold (Trap opens, body falls)0.06
A13Sawing leg off0.16
A14The firing squad (Commands and volley)0.25
A163 gun shots0.07
A17Burning at the stake0.32
A18Dagger thrown into wood0.03
A19Arrows fired into wood0.06
A20The pendulum0.33
A21 The mad gorilla1.06
A22Monsters roaring0.28
A23Wolf howling0.19
A243 werewolves howling0.20
A25Wolves baying at the moon0.37
A26Wolves howling and snarling0.41
A27The hell-hound (Growling and snarling)0.36
A28The hell-hound (Panting)0.17
A29Bats calling0.34
A30Bats squeaking and flying0.32
A31Dracula in flight0.51
A32Snake hissing0.44
A34A cat howl0.06
A35 Creaky door closes0.14
A36Creaky door opens0.10
A37Heavy creaky door closes and opens0.08
A38Coffin lid closes0.06
A39Nailing coffin lid down0.28
A40Coffin lid opening0.12
A41Assorted creepy creaks0.41
A42Crypt door closing0.11
A43Grave digging (In stoney ground)0.47
A44Grave digging (In wet ground)0.45
A45Portcullis closing0.08
A46 Phantom of the opera (Organ sounds)1.03
A47Ghosly paino sounds (3 at low pitch)0.55
A48Ghosly paino sounds (3 at high pitch)0.23
A49The lost chord0.52
A50A gong roll0.16
A51Gong struck once0.18
A52Ghostly footsteps (With chains)0.51
A53Squelching footsteps0.39
A54 Death of the fly (Hydraulic press)1.03
A55Vampire feeding1.24
A56Death by harikiri0.50
A57Sweeney Todd (The demon barber)1.10
A58Wind through crack door1.04
A59Wind in the trees1.01
A60Synthesised wind (Electronic)1.04
A61Sea monster (From the depths)2.00
A62Sharpening the knife0.35
A63A falling scream0.17
A64The premature burial1.41
A65Wild dogs1.02
A66The iron maiden0.20
A67 Staking a vampire (3 mallet blows)0.20
A68Two throat cuts (or two throats cut)0.12
A69The gas chamber - The cyanide tablets drop into the acid releasing the deadly fumes0.49
A70Wrists cut - The blood drips into the bucket0.50
A71Assorted stabbing0.46
A72Drilling into the head0.26
A73Body put into the acid bath0.49
A74Self immolation0.47
A75Silencer (Pistol) - Vocal / Synth / Mechanical0.31
A76Electric fire thrown into a bath0.27
A77Boiling oil - Poured off the castle wall0.34
A78 Tongue pulled out0.08
A79Fingernails pulled out - Assorted1.10
A80Fingers chopped off (5)0.11
A81Trial by ordeal (A practice from the Middle Ages where the accused would pick a ring out of a deep pot of boiling water-if the resulting scalds healed quickly then the accused was pronounced innocent)0.24
A83Torture lab - A. D. 25002.06
A84 Lift falling (With passengers)0.41
A85Female falling from a height0.07
A86Male falling from a height0.07
A87Reaction (To the sound you've just heard) Viz - Involuntary regurgitation0.09
Total length of media 46:06.


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