Alessandro Alessandroni Killer Nun: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack on Limited Edition Colored LP
Death Waltz Recording Company is proud to present yet another soundtrack from the video nasty age. Corrupting your mind this time is Alessandro Alessandroni’s score to Giulio Berruti’s nunsploitation classic Killer Nun (aka Suor Omicidi). Anita Ekberg stars as Sister Gertrude, a member of the sisterhood who descends into shocking depths of homosexuality and drug addiction while shocking her little town. But while she’s undoubtedly deranged, is she guilty of murder?
Like the film, Alessandroni’s musical score is a strange one, opening with a religious choir and heavy piano notes. You might think that’s pretty standard for a movie like this, so Alessandroni starts messing with you by injecting some proto-hip hop beats with flutes and synth melodies. Things get stranger the further you get in as we have dissonant electronics that sound like chiptunes, funk beats, chilled electric guitar, and interludes of operatic vocals.
And then there’s the amazing downbeat guitar piece that sounds straight out of a spaghetti western. It’s mad and it shouldn’t work – but you can probably say that about a movie called Killer Nun anyway. This certainly ain’t your normal convent!
• First time ever on vinyl
• Includes 3 tracks never before heard or released from the Beat Records archive
• Colored vinyl housed inside a 425 reverse board sleeve with spot varnish and obi strip
• Cover art by Gilles Vranckx
• Includes an exclusive lobby card
Alessandro Alessandroni Killer Nun - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Track Listing:
1. Sequence 1
2. Sequence 2
3. Sequence 3
4. Sequence 4
5. Sequence 5
6. Sequence 6
7. Sequence 7
8. Sequence 8
9. Sequence 9
10. Sequence 10
11. Sequence 11
12. Sequence 12
13. Sequence 13