Halloween's Greatest Hits

Note that these aren't my favorites but rather the collective favorites of the country.  I have my own favorites that I put on my personal and party playlists whether anyone else likes them or not!


Bach - Tocatta and Fugue in D Minor
Carl Orff - Carmina Burana (O Fortuna)
Frédéric Chopin - Funeral March
Grieg - In The Hall Of The Mountain King (see also Trent Reznor's version from The Social Network)
Mussorgsky - Rimsky-Korsakov - A Night on Bald Mountain

Movie Themes

Exorcist - Mike Oldfield - "Tubular Bells"
Halloween - John Carpenter
Psycho - Bernard Herrmann
The Omen - "Ava Santina"
2001 A Space Odyssey (Intro)
Jaws theme - John Williams

TV Themes

1959 Neil Norman and His Cosmic Orchestra - The Twilight Zone
1964 The Addams Family
1964 The Munsters
1969 Scooby Doo
1993 The X Files

Pop songs

1956 Screaming Jay Hawkins - I Put A Spell On You
1958 Sheb Wooley - Flying Purple People Eater
1962 Bobby 'Boris' Pickett & The Crypt Kickers - Monster Mash
1964 Jumpin' Gene Simmons - Haunted House
1975 The Rocky Horror Picture Show - The Time Warp
1977 Talking Heads - Psycho Killer
1977 Warren Zevon - Werewolves of London
1982 Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy
1983 Golden Earring - Twilight Zone
1984 Michael Jackson - Thriller
1984 Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters
1984 Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
1985 Oingo Boingo - Weird Science
1993 Nightmare Before Christmas - This is Halloween

Metal/Classic Rock/Punk/Whatever

Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil
Santana - Black Magic Woman
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bad Moon Rising
Blue Oyster Cult - Don't Fear The Reaper
AC/DC - Hells Bells
Ramones - Pet Sematary
Alice Cooper - Welcome To My Nightmare
Alice Cooper - Feed My Frankenstein
Alice Cooper - No More Mr. Nice Guy
Misfits - Halloween
Ministry - Every Day Is Halloween
Marilyn Manson - This Is Halloween
Ozzy Osbourne - Bark at the Moon
Van Halen - Running with the Devil
Rob Zombie - Dragula


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