The Elm Street Group (Featuring Robert Englund) - Freddy's Greatest Hits A Nightmare On Elm Street. Zavvi Exclusive Limited to 200 Units.

$33.49

Pre-Order Now

Availability: Preorder now
Release Date: 15 December 2017

Description

Strange Disc Records presents ‘Freddy’s Greatest Hits’ performed by ‘The Elm Street Group’ & featuring Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger.
Originally released in 1987 at the height of the ‘Freddy’ craze (Freddy already had three movies under his belt, and a fourth on the way. Even by then, he was a veritable pop icon, as Americana as hot dogs). This record contains nine tracks, a mix of covers (from the likes of ‘Wilson Pickett’, ‘The Everly Brothers’ & ‘Sam the Sham and The Pharaohs’) and original songs and instrumentals. 

The album is everything you except it to be: screaming 80's drum machines & distortion filled electric guitars being drowned out by synthesizers. Over the top of these songs is Robert Englund doing the voice (and manic laugh) of Freddy Kruger. The actual music-making was done by the “Elm Street Group”, who were actually much respected studio musicians working for RIC records. Featuring artists like ‘Kevin Kelly’ & ‘Alan Brewer’ who both contributed to Rick Wakeman’s soundtrack for ‘The Burning’.

This audible oddity can be called the ultimate ‘novelty’ album, mostly ignored upon the time of its release and now ironically fetching big $$$ on the second hand market, this album makes the percect ‘guilty pleasure’ gift for the Holiday season. For ‘Nightmare On Elm Street’ collectors, Freddy fanatics or lovers of everything oddball.

Available as a limited color vinyl variant (#200 copies Freddy Green vinyl) exclusively available from Zavvi.

Features:

  • Originally released in 1987, now back available on vinyl
  • Featuring Robert Englund as the voice of ‘Freddy'
  • Color Vinyl variant (#200 units) on Freddy Green Vinyl

Tracklisting:

Side A
1.Do The Freddy
2.Dance Or Else
3.In The Midnight Hour
4.Don’t Sleep

Side B
5.All I Have To Do Is Dream
6.Obsession
7.Wooly Bully
8.Down In The Boiler Room
9.Elm Street Dreams

Product Details

Brand:
  • Strange Disc
Franchise:
  • A Nightmare On Elm Street

Delivery & Returns

How long will it take to arrive?

Please check the stock availability notice on your item when placing your order. This item is: Preorder now

Please remember to add postal time (2-3 working days) to obtain a complete estimate of delivery to your door.

How will I know it has been sent

You will receive an email to confirm when your item has been sent.

You can also check the status of your order and individual items by accessing your account details and following the prompts.

Please allow 10 working days from the shipping date of your order before notifying us of any late deliveries.

It may be advisable to check with your neighbors to see if your delivery has been left with them, check any places it could be left such as: garage, porch, or behind garbage cans if it was too big to fit through your mailbox. Contact your local post office to see if the item has been returned to the depot as undelivered and awaiting collection.

If I'm not completely happy with my item?

Please see our returns policy.

Customer Reviews

There are currently no reviews.

The Elm Street Group (Featuring Robert Englund) - Freddy's Greatest Hits A Nightmare On Elm Street. Zavvi Exclusive Limited to 200 Units.

Select image

The Elm Street Group (Featuring Robert Englund) - Freddy's Greatest Hits A Nightmare On Elm Street. Zavvi Exclusive Limited to 200 Units.
Back to top