Doctor Who Sound Effects
 

No. 11 of 60 in the Miscellaneous music & sound effects series
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By:Dick Mills & Brian Hodgson
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Editions:  UK (1st LP) | UK (cassette) | UK (CD) | UK (2nd LP)
Note:Was also released on vinyl as a "double pack" with Doctor Who and the Pescatons.

Cover image for Doctor Who Sound Effects
Edition: UK (1st LP)
Released:  May 1978
Publisher:  BBC Records
Format: 1 x LP
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Note:  Catalogue number: REC 316. Curiously, several stories are referred to by pre-production titles on the back cover: Dr Who and the Exillons (note the mis-spelling of "Exxilons") ended up being titled Death to the Daleks, The Destructors became The Sontaran Experiment, The Enemy Within became The Invisible Enemy, The Hand of Death is better known to us as The Hand of Fear, etc.

Cover blurb:
Everyone knows that Dr Who's Tardis is bigger on the inside than outside; and the selection of aural locations from the Doctor's travels will equally broaden your horizons. No less than seven alien worlds are visited, together with some extraordinary, extra-dimensional occurences [sic] encountered on Earth (Sol. 3 in the Mutters Spiral). Add to these an audiogram of the Doctor's own mind processes, Tardis operations, some weapons for self-defence and your galactic safety is ensured.
Time-Lord Note: A source of jelly-babies is recommended to complete the illusion of Time Travel.

Track listing:

Side 1:

  1. The Central Control Room In Exillon [sic] City — Dr. Who and the Exillons
  2. The Dalek Control Room — Death to the Daleks
  3. Metebelis III Atmosphere — Planet of the Spiders
  4. Styre's Scouting Machine (Approach, Stop, Search, Depart) — The Destructors
  5. Dalek Hatching Tanks On Skaros [sic] — Genesis of the Daleks
  6. Zygon Spaceship Control Centre — Dr. Who and the Zygons
  7. Sutekh Time Tunnel — Pyramid of Mars
  8. The Interior Of Xoanon — Face of Evil

Side 2:

  1. The Shrine Of The Sisterhood Of Karn — Dr. Who and the Brain of Morbius
  2. Kraal Disorientation Chamber — Android Invasion
  3. The Mandragora Helix — The Curse of Mandragora
  4. Atomic Reactor Runs Wild — The Hand of Fear
  5. Wind-Mine Machine — Robots of Death
  6. Distillation Chamber — The Talons of Weng-Chi'ang
  7. Cloning And Miniaturisation Process — The Enemy Within
  8. Inside Dr. Who's Mind — The Enemy Within
  9. TARDIS Interior (In Flight)
  10. TARDIS Interior (Stationary)
  11. TARDIS Observation Screen Operates
  12. TARDIS Door Opens
  13. Sonic screwdriver
  14. Fission Gun (2 Blasts) — Ark in Space
  15. Tesh Gun — Face of Evil
  16. Gallifreyan Staser Gun (3 Blasts) — The Deadly Assassin
  17. Vardan Gun — The Invasion of Time
  18. Sontaran Gun (3 Blasts) — The Invasion of Time
  19. Gallifreyan Staser (3 Blasts) — The Invasion of Time
  20. Dematerializer Gun (Switch On And Fire) — The Invasion of Time
  21. Dalek Gun (3 Blasts) — Genesis of the Daleks
  22. Dragon Ray-Gun — The Talons of Weng-Chi'ang

Produced by DICK MILLS and BRIAN HODGSON of the BBC RADIOPHONIC WORKSHOP.
N.B. As these effects were specially made for television use, they are in MONO.

Cover image for Doctor Who Sound Effects
Edition: UK (cassette)
Released:  May 1978
Publisher:  BBC Records
Format: 1 x cassette
Owned:
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Cover blurb:
None.

Track listing:
Same as original LP edition.

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Edition: UK (CD)
Released:  February 2012
Publisher:  BBC Audio
Format: 1 x CD
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Note:  Part of the BBC's "Vintage Beeb" range, which is re-releasing old BBC LPs on CD with the original vintage artwork and a "vinyl-looking" CD. This was the second such release devoted to Doctor Who, the first being Genesis of the Daleks in 2011. Followed by Sci-Fi Sound Effects in 2013.

Cover blurb:
Digitally-remastered sound effects from the 1970s presented on a special vinyl-look CD, with original album sleeve notes

Everyone knows that the TARDIS is bigger on the inside than the outside; and a selection of aural locations from the Doctor's travels will equally broaden your horizons.

No fewer than seven alien worlds are visited, together with some extra-ordinary, extra-dimensional occurences encountered on Earth (Sol 3 in the Mutters Spiral). Add to these an audiogram of the Doctor's own mind processes, TARDIS operations, some weapons for self-defence and your galactic safety is ensured.

Time Lord note: a source of jelly babies is recommended to complete the illusion of time travel.

Vintage Beeb: classic albums first available as BBC LPs, now on CD for the first time ever.

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Edition: UK (2nd LP)
Released:  April 2012
Publisher:  BBC Audio
Format: 1 x LP
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Note:  In a similar vein to 2011's Dalek mini-album, this was a limited edition (1,000 copies) vinyl LP issued as part of Record Store Day on April 21st 2012. The track listing, sleeve artwork and liner notes were all intended to be identical to the original 1978 vinyl release, although the audio was remastered by Mark Ayres for this release.

Cover blurb:
Same as original LP edition.


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