If I hear the “Monster Mash,” one more time this week, I’m going to commit a felony offense. Seriously, don’t you think a holiday with such a dark and dismal origins deserves a better soundtrack than 42 iterations of “The Addams Family,” “Thriller,” and the theme song from “Ghostbusters?”
If you answered NO, then there is truly no hope for your boring and pitiful soul…
Well, unless of course, you’re looking to remedy that situation via the annual “Day of the Deadwilder” playlist for the living!
Dare I say, this may be the most well procured Halloween playlist of the last two centuries that DOES NOT include “Dead Man’s Party” by Oingo Boingo. It was a tough decision, and although I lost several nights of sleep over it, I think we are all better for it in the long run.
As a result, Here are 30 surprisingly ear friendly tracks that still have remnants of the "bloody evil voodoo death" variety that you simply can’t “live” without.