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|Catalogue number||REC 340|
|Title||More death and horror (Sound effects no. 21) - Red vinyl|
|Record condition||Near mint|
|BBC records label code||D|
|Label||BBC Records and Tapes2|
|Distributed / printed by||Pye Records (Sales) Ltd|
|Media genre||Sound effects View all other tracks listed as Sound effects.|
|Run-off codes / Shop bar codes||REC 340 A-1<>MB Another dead cert from Auntie! E 1|
REC 340 B-1<>MB Anyone for BBC coffee?? L 1
|Lacquer cut at and by||Pye Studios - Mike Brown. Information provided by Discogs website.|
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DuplicatesBelow listed is any duplicates I have for this release.
|Duplicate item 1||Reason Newer label code, condition MMFY|
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|Duplicate item 2||Reason Has sticker on cover, condition DSDY|
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Release picturesBelow is all the cover (front, back, middle and inserts if applicable) and label pictures I have for this release.
TracksBelow is a list of tracks for this release.
|Side & track||Track and Artist||Length|
|A1||Death of a fly - The hydraulic press opens and shuts on ''it'' forever.||0.58|
|A2||Vampire feeding - A late-night snack is good for the blood.||1.14|
|A3||Death by harikiri - The honourable way to die - Japanise style.||0.45|
|A4||Sweeney Todd the barber - Sharpen the razor, the meat pies are nearly finished.||0.49|
|A5||Wind through crack in door||1.00|
|A6||Wind in the trees } Just to set the scene and keep you chilled||0.58|
|A7||Synthesised wind (Electronic)||0.58|
|A8||Sea monster - The foghorns call, and are answered by a slimy horror.||1.51|
|A9||Sharpening the knife - A keen blade causes no pain.||0.33|
|A10||Falling scream - Watch you don't trip.||0.14|
|A11||Premature burial - Pray it doesn't happen to you.||1.34|
|A12||Wild dogs - They don't eat from tins.||0.55|
|A13||The iron maiden - Not a political point to be seen, just sharp ones.||0.18|
|B1||Death on the swamp - Watch where you tread, you might slip forever.||1.09|
|B2||The sewer rats - You're not alone down here. I hear the patter of tiny feet.||1.36|
|B3||The poisoned drink - Cheers! - for the last time.||0.37|
|B4||The rack - The hag laughs as you grow taller.||0.55|
|B5||Midnight strangler - Lock up at night or you'll run out of breath.||1.53|
|B6||Assorted gun shots - All electronic, so they can't hurt - can they ?||1.23|
|B7||At the dentist - Open wide, there's a drill coming to bore you.||1.41|
|B8||Time bomb - The suspense will kill you.||0.47|
|B9||Death by electrocution - The last shock you'll get.||0.38|
|B10||Gouging eyeballs - One down, ont to go.||0.10|
|B11||Russian roulette - Your turn to pull the trigger comrade.||0.20|
|B12||Death by garrotting - Take a deep breath - just the one.||0.15|
|B13||Suicide by gas - Gas mask 10 for one hour, but don't strike a match.||0.40|
|Total length of media 24:11.|
More informationBelow is further information captured for this release.
Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts
| Hello listeners,|
I believe you enyoyed my previous little excusion Death and horror (REC 269) and therefore I have had my arms twisted to do another. This recording is a little different, as many of the individual sounds have been put together to form little montages.
If you're using this recording for Amateur Dramatic purposes, copy these sounds you need onto tape and edit them as you intend to use them. On the other hand, you may have brought this just for the pleasure of listening to it - if so, try using stereo headphones to avoid upsetting those with less resilient stomachs.
My thanks to Peter Harwood, Paul Hawdon and Anne Hunt who made and recorded all the delights in this gory offering.
MIKE HARDING, BBC Records
Most of my sound effects realisation has been with cartoons and animated films on BBC Television - Vision On and Take Hart for example - so when Mike Harding asked me to assist him in the making of this record, I jumped at the challenge of making surrealistic noises without the aid of pictures.
We started with a list of possible sounds and soon found that they combined into classic "horror" scenarios - vampires - Sweeney Todd - The iron mask.
Recorded at the Paris Studio's West End over two Saturday's (less traffic noise!) on a Neve; 24 channel; four group stereo mixer, we used all manner of equipment from a bath of papier-mache for the bog sequence (and by the second Saturday it smelt like one too) to a pound of potatoes for eye grouping and multi puncturing of flesh. Possibly the simpliest track to make was the sewer - a BBC teapot dripping water into a bowl, with the rats being yours truly drumming on an acoustic tabletop with his fingers while crushing cornflakes for the gnawing of bones - mustn't give all the secrets away - or I'll do myself out of a job. Both Mike Harding and I hope you listen to this disc in the same spirit in which it was made ... sheer insanity.
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