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 Posted:   Mar 5, 2018 - 1:10 PM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

The original Robert Stack run of this show was put up on Amazon Prime recently and I've gotten a huge kick out of revisiting what scared the living bejesus out of me as an impressionable kid.

One of the show's biggest strengths in that regard is the creepy score, by Gary Malkin. I remembered the main theme of course, which I couldn't forget even if I wanted to, but rewatching the show as an adult I can pull my face up over the blanket and gain a real appreciation for how well the show was scored as a whole. It's a very close cousin to THE X FILES, with Malkin creating a similarly haunting synthetic soundscape that's abstract enough to work in the format and specific enough to give each vignette some punch and personality. It's really the secret weapon of the show.

I don't have time to rummage through every post in the LLL questions thread but my first thought was whether they'd ever looked at this title. Any release with the main theme would garner some mainstream attention I'm sure.

 
 Posted:   Mar 5, 2018 - 1:50 PM   
 By:   Justin Boggan   (Member)

Never saw MV ever bring up the scoring.

In fact, I can't recall anybody ever bringing up the scoring all my time here at FSM, and the brief time I wasn't here.

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 7:51 AM   
 By:   drivingmissdaisy   (Member)

I would easily welcome this music to my collection if anyone would release it smile

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 8:14 AM   
 By:   Shaun Rutherford   (Member)

HEAR US.

This music is genuinely unsettling, especially when combined with the late hour of its airing and Robert Stack's voice.

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 8:23 AM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

Robert Stack once narrated a telling of GOODNIGHT MOON and I couldn't look out the window for weeks.

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 8:28 AM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

The main theme needs no introduction but HERE NOW IT'S YOUR NIGHTMARE HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 8:30 AM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

Here is some UM ghost music. Did I mention that I always had to turn the channel if the mystery happened anywhere within a six state radius?

 
 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 8:31 AM   
 By:   MKRUltra   (Member)

Hell yeah. I would buy this.

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 8:40 AM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

There are more but last one for now before I fully succumb to the fetal position. This episode is probably one where like a little kid let some random dude in the house who then went downstairs into the cellar and murdered the kid's mom before disappearing into the woods behind my house and OH MY GOD WHAT AM I DOING.

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 9:49 AM   
 By:   Shaun Rutherford   (Member)

There was one about a friendly ghost watching over a family - it was their grandpa or something - and when they cut to a POV shot of the little girl looking at the foot of her bed, it cut to a shot of THE GHOST GRANDPA ALREADY REACHING TOWARD HER. I actually got up and ran away, it was THAT scary.

I was 22 years old.

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 10:11 AM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

Hahaha yesssssss oh wait I mean nooooooooo

The "joke" I made above about the little kid letting the murderer in the house was on the first show I watched recently on Prime. It happened about 20 minutes from where I grew up. It made me very anxious. I am much older than 22.

 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 11:06 AM   
 By:   Shaun Rutherford   (Member)

Hahaha yesssssss oh wait I mean nooooooooo

The "joke" I made above about the little kid letting the murderer in the house was on the first show I watched recently on Prime. It happened about 20 minutes from where I grew up. It made me very anxious. I am much older than 22.


Yeah, I was thrilled at the addition of the REAL Unsolved Mysteries, but after two episodes I was like NOPE, I NEED TO SLEEP COMFORTABLY INSTEAD.

 
 
 Posted:   Mar 6, 2018 - 2:41 PM   
 By:   MAA   (Member)

I would love a CD collection of this. I've been re-watching the series and love the music.

 
 Posted:   May 17, 2018 - 11:53 AM   
 By:   Shaun Rutherford   (Member)

HOLY SHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIT MIKE SSSSSSSSSSSSS

http://www.terror-vision.com/store/unsolved-mysteries-ghosts-hauntings-the-unexplained-3xlp-version

I do hope that someone gets digital rights for this.

 
 Posted:   May 17, 2018 - 12:19 PM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

CAN'T HEAR YOU ALREADY DEAD

 
 Posted:   May 17, 2018 - 12:38 PM   
 By:   Shaun Rutherford   (Member)

CAN'T HEAR YOU ALREADY DEAD

Oh man, I hope this gets onto the show. You'll be played by a mulletted guy with a poofy mustache named Gary.

 
 Posted:   May 17, 2018 - 12:42 PM   
 By:   drivingmissdaisy   (Member)

HOLY SHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIT MIKE SSSSSSSSSSSSS

http://www.terror-vision.com/store/unsolved-mysteries-ghosts-hauntings-the-unexplained-3xlp-version

I do hope that someone gets digital rights for this.



Shaun, GREAT FIND! Thanks man! I too hope this makes its way to digital and/or CD. Anyone try to order this LP set. I got down to Payment Billing Address filled it all out correctly and it said ENTER THE REQUIRED INFORMATION so I wasn't able to continue and I tired different addresses etc. nothing worked. I emailed the company so we'll see. Can't wait to finally hear this music, woo hoo!

EDIT: Contacted them and they were super quick/easy, I just paid via PayPal so all good. He said some folks are having issues with Square Space on mobile devices or something.

 
 Posted:   May 17, 2018 - 12:53 PM   
 By:   Mike S   (Member)

CAN'T HEAR YOU ALREADY DEAD

Oh man, I hope this gets onto the show. You'll be played by a mulletted guy with a poofy mustache named Gary.


You'll be played by your avatar.

 
 Posted:   May 17, 2018 - 1:36 PM   
 By:   Shaun Rutherford   (Member)

CAN'T HEAR YOU ALREADY DEAD

Oh man, I hope this gets onto the show. You'll be played by a mulletted guy with a poofy mustache named Gary.


You'll be played by your avatar.


Nice. Under the avatar, it will read "Shaun Rutherford - Saw Lights" in the Kritzerland default font.

 
 Posted:   May 17, 2018 - 3:52 PM   
 By:   losher22   (Member)

!!!!! But only on LP, really? Hmph. Here’s hoping for at least digital, but fingers crossed for CDs!!

 
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