Freak Power Ticket (Eclectic)
A "wondrous boat ride" exploring rock 'n' roll & other music, the counter cultural, cinema, pop culture, oddities, etc. Buy a ticket, take the ride.
Mon Oct 29th 2012 11.00am–12.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.
Time zone: pacific
Paul Sawtell and Bert Shefter “Main Title”
composed by Paul Sawtell and Bert Shefter
from "It! The Terror From Beyond Space" (Original MGM Motion Picture Soundtrack) MP3 Album (Monstrous Movie Music mmmrecordings.com 2011) —From a film that was inspiration for Dan O'Bannon's ALIEN screenplay, along with Mario Bava's PLANET OF VAMPIRES.
Mort Glickman “Main Title and Outer Space”
composed by Mort Glickman
from Invaders from Mars [OST] MP3 Other (n/a 1953) —A recording of the export dubbing mater tapes from the 1953 sci-fi masterpiece by William Cameron Menzies, with music by Glickman, even though the score was contractually credited to Raoul Kraushaar. Recording courtesy of film score collector & special gu
Marcello Giombini “Seli (from "18.104.22.168 Morte") (Main title)”
composed by Marcello Giombini
from 22.214.171.124 Morte (Perry Rhodan) MP3 Album (EMI Music Publishing Italia Srl 1967) —Film was aka MISSION STARDUST; vocals by Ennio Morricone's chanteuse Edda Dell 'Orso. The film adapts the Perry Rhodan literary series, Rhodan being a futuristic adventurer a la Flash Gordon/Buck Rogers.
Richard Band “From Beyond - Original Main Title”
composed by Richard Band
from HP Lovecraft's From Beyond: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack MP3 Album (La-La Land Records 2003) —From Stuart Gordon's cult adaptation of an HP Lovecraft story, a follow-up to his smash-hit horror film REANIMATOR.
Bruno Nicolai “Una Vergine Tra I Morti Viventi Sequence 01 [aka Main Titles Theme]”
composed by Bruno Nicolai
from Una Vergine Tra I Morti Viventi [aka A VIRGIN AMONG THE LIVING DEAD] MP3 Album (Digitmovies 1973) —Theme song to the Jess Franco horror film "Una Vergine Tra I Morti Viventi" [aka A VIRGIN AMONG THE LIVING DEAD].
Berto Pisano E La Sua Orchestra “Greta Theme”
from Berto Pisano E La Sua Orchestra vol. II MP3 Album (Ricordi 1975) —A digital copy of a vinyl LP. The track is used in a "truly ghastly Gothic nightmare called DEATH SMILES AT MURDER (1973)" (John Bender). The film stars Klaus Kinski and Ewa Aulin. Variations on the song appear on a OST released by Digitmovies.
Roberto Nicolosi “["Katia's Theme"]”
from La maschera del demonio - La ragazza che sapeva troppo MP3 Album (Creazioni Artistiche Musicali C.A.M. S.r.l. 2011) —An out-of-print (OOP) track that is connected the official release linked to here.
Les Baxter “Jewels of the Sea”
composed by Les Baxter
from Jewels of the Sea (Titillating Orchestrations for Listening and Loving) MP3 Album (Compulsion 1961) —AKA "Katia's Theme," music lifted somewhat from Roberto Nicolosi's preceding theme from the European release of BLACK SABBATH/aka BLACK SUNDAY with Barbara Steele, directed by Mario Bava & released in the US by Roger Corman's AIP.
Stelvio Cipriani “Teen-Agers Cha Cha Cha (Finale versione alternativa)”
composed by Stelvio Cipriani
from Ecologia del delitto (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) MP3 Album (Creazioni Artistiche Musicali C.A.M. S.r.l. 2012) —From Mario Bava's 1971 "horrific gore-fest" (John Bender).
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