24 October, 2011
You Asked For It: Music to Die For
It's so awesome of you to answer all these questions. And for free?! Lucky us. Hey, I've got one: I'm throwing an Halloween get together too. You always put a big emphasis on engaging the senses. I need some killer (excuse the pun) music. Any suggestions?
Thanks for reading! I love answering reader questions. Its easily my favorite part of having a blog. Now! On to your question:
Nothing adds atmosphere to an unforgettable event quite like the perfect playlist. However choosing music to set the mood can be tricky. To help get you started, I'm sharing the top 25 tracks on the Goldiluxe Halloween Hit List. Enjoy if you dare!
Hey There Little Red Riding Hood - Sam the Sham & The Pharoahs
Monster Mash - Bobby "Boris" Pickett
Werewolves of London - Warren Zevon
Purple People Eater - Sheb Wooley
Witchy Woman - Eagles
Love Potion No. 9 - The Clovers
Black Magic - Johnny Mercer
I Put a Spell On You - Screamin' Jay Hawkins
Teeth - Lady Gaga
Walk Like an Egyptian - The Bangles
Subterranean Homesick Alien - Radiohead
Monster - Lady Gaga
Thriller - Michael Jackson
Pyscho Killer - Talking Heads
One Way Ticket to Hell - The Darkness
Paint It Black - The Rolling Stones
Spooky Little Girl - The Zombies
Evil Woman - ELO
Black Moon Rising - CCR
Halloween (Main Theme) - From the Motion Picture
Nightmare on Elm Street (Main Theme) - Moussorgsky (Fantasia Soundtrack)
Ghostbusters - Ray Parker Jr.
Adams Family Theme
Firestarter - Prodigy
Beautiful People - Marilyn Manson (yes, I know, but it really is spooky)
There you go, doll! I hope you can make some of these work. I love Halloween.
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