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What's your favorite spooky or suspenseful song?

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The Blob by The Five Blobs

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Spooky Scary Skeletons - Andrew Gold & Disney Studios ☠️  💀

https://youtu.be/vOGhAV-84iI 

 

This video is from 1929!  Happy Halloween!  🎃 

 

 

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Feed my Frankenstein   Alice Cooper

Happy Halloween! 🎃😈💀👻

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Bobby 'Boris' Pickett's MONSTER MASH', first and still best!  It keeps H-ween in the kid's area, not some preverted new one!

 

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"Coughin in the Coffin" by Buried Alive.

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Sound Of Silence - Disturbed version 

https://youtu.be/u9Dg-g7t2l4 

 

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Nina Simone's "I Put a Spell on You"

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"Aquarium" - Part of Carnival of the Animals by Camille Saint-Sans

It was featured in the Buffy the Vampire Slayer series in the episode "Hush"

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Let’s go with an obscure deep cut: “A Trip to the Fair” by Renaissance 

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As far as songs, I’d have to say “Thriller” only because it immediately brings the ideo to mind whenever I hear it….as well as having a voice over by Vincent Price.

Being an old fart, naturally I have to mention Monster Mash….and there was a great parody about Lizzie Borden by the Chad Mitchell Trio ( which I had forgotten about until the guide at rage Lizzie Borden home mentioned it)

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Ah, autocorrect….should be “video” of Thriller, not “ideo”

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Whenever you see a hearse go by, you know sooner or later you're going to die!

The worms crawl in, the worms crawl out, the worms play pinochle on your snout!

 

That is pretty grim but we used to sing it as kids!

There was an old woman all skin and bones. Sing it with my grandchildren every Halloween

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Pet Sematary     Ramones

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Not sure 'Favorite' applies to this contribution, but the whole album:

 

Tales of Mystery and Imagination (Edgar Allan Poe) - Alan Parsons Project

 

Firebird Suite - Isao Tomita. 

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It's Nature's Way ... Spirit .... 1970

 

“It’s nature’s way of telling you something’s wrong”

 

Warmer temperatures, rising sea levels, changing weather patterns.
Climate change is disrupting the usual balance of nature.
Global warming fear is real.

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Rest in peace   Jim Johnston
(WWE’s Undertakers Entrance Music)

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Careful With That Axe Eugene - Pink Floyd   🪓  

https://youtu.be/tMpGdG27K9o 

 

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Spooky-Classic IV

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Witchy Woman - Eagles

 

https://youtu.be/473nyU41930

 

Great to see them together so recently!

 

#StaySafe 

 

#RIP_Colin_Powell


#VegasStrong
Phil Harris, actor and showman, to John Fogerty of CCR: “If I’d known I’d live this long, I’d have taken better care of myself.”
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Enter Sandman  -  Metallica  


…And never mind that voice you heard    👻 
It’s just the beast under your bed   🐉 

In your closet, in your head   👺 

 

…We’re off to never-never land   😱 

 

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"The Walking Dead" theme song always gets me ready for the show.

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The Phantom Of The Opera - Nightwish  

https://youtu.be/8VgLKXD-BoY 

 

 

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Runs a chill down my spine to this very day.

 

The only movie that literally gave me and others nightmares.

 

Some people had to see psychiatrists.

 

TUBULAR BELLS by Mike Oldfield

 

Enjoy........ Unless you are possessed.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1hbQpjYtbps

 

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Oh my yes….I was a nurse in ICU & a group of us went after work to see that movie. I was terrified, even though I had already read the book. That theme of tubular bells just brought back the chills!

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I Put A Spell On You:  Screamin Jay Hawkins, CCR

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Love that song but now I always picture Bette Midler rocking it in Hocus Pocus!

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