Spooky Season Playlist

Spooky Season Playlist

Catherine Hardison, Staff Writer

Halloween is a few days away. To get all readers in the spooky spirit, Hawkeye Media presents a Spooky Playlist suitable for carving pumpkins or baking cookies or anything in between. This Spooky Playlist is sure to get you in the mood for Halloween.


Halloween – Misfits

Misfits are a punk rock band that is really into the horror genre of music. They have many songs relating to Halloween, vampires, and zombies. If you like this song, check out the rest of their music!

Pet Cemetary – Ramones

Pet Cemetary is a classic horror movie made in the 1980s. This song was made about the movie. 

Black No. 1 – Type O Negative

This song is about an evil girl, a funeral, and potions. It is a perfect song for Spooky Season. 

I Put A Spell On You – The Animals

This is a classic song everyone has probably heard around Halloween. This song never gets old.

Graveyard’s Full – The Growlers

Graveyard’s Full is a song about a graveyard being full, and they don’t know where else to put the bodies. It is upbeat and funny, and perfect for Halloween. 

People Are Strange – The Doors

The Doors’ music always felt like fall music to me, and the song People Are Strange makes me think of Halloween. 

Somebody’s Watching Me – Rockwell

Rockwell’s song is currently trending on TikTok, where people make scary videos to this song. 

Monster Mash – Bobby “Borris” Pickett, The Crypt-Kickers

This is an upbeat Halloween song from the 1960s.

Walking with a Ghost – Teagan and Sara

Walking with a Ghost is a song about, what you would expect, walking with a ghost.

House of 1000 Corpses – Rob Zombie

Rob Zombie always creates music relating to horror and, sometimes, his own horror movies. House of 1000 Corpses is not only a song by him, but also a movie.

Feed my Frankenstein – Alice Cooper

This song by Alice Cooper is about feeding his inner evil. It’s convincing.

Vampire Girl – Misfits

Aforementioned, Misfits has a lot of music pertaining to Halloween. This specific song is about a vampire girl.

Season of the Witch – Donovan

Lana Del Rey’s cover of this song raised popularity a couple of years ago, however, the original song is by Donovan. It is a good song for Spooky Season.