Halloween playlists for every party

So you’re about to throw the best Halloween party ever. You’ve got the food, the atmosphere and the perfect costume. Everything is almost amazing — except for the fact that you’ve put off coming up with a playlist. Have no fear! The Clog is here to save the day with these three certified fun playlist starter-kits.

For your pre-movie marathon bash

The best way to get people in the mood for some scary movies is to play some scary music. You’ve got to set the right atmosphere, which is why we’re starting with an instrumental and ending with the classic “Ghostbusters.” This playlist is spooky, but not scary enough so that all your guests leave in horror.

  1. Toccata And Fugue D Minor“— Sebastian Bach
  2. Red Right Hand“— Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
  3. Sympathy for the Devil“— The Rolling Stones
  4. Thriller“— Michael Jackson
  5. Superstition“— Stevie Wonder
  6. Creep“— Radiohead
  7. I Put a Spell on You“— Bette Midler
  8. Monster Mash“— Bobby Pickett
  9. This is Halloween“— The Nightmare Before Christmas
  10. Ghostbusters“— Ray Parker, Jr.

For when you’re trying to turn up

If the best part of Halloween for you is the parties, this is the playlist for you. Kanye West’s “Monster” is the perfect way to let your guests know what kind of party you have planned for them.

  1. Yellow Flicker Beat“— Lorde
  2. Monster“— Kanye West
  3. Pills N Potions“— Nicki Minaj
  4. Can’t Feel My Face“— The Weeknd
  5. Disturbia“— Rihanna
  6. Tainted Love“— Marilyn Manson
  7. Bloody Mary“— Lady Gaga
  8. Animals“— Maroon 5
  9. Carousel” — Melanie Martinez
  10. Oblivion“— Grimes

For your haunted house

Here’s our final playlist for you horror lovers. Using only scary movie theme songs, we’ve put together a playlist that’ll be as scarier than any haunted house you could ever imagine.

  1. Psycho Theme
  2. Jaws Theme
  3. Children of the Corn Theme
  4. Nightmare on Elm Street Theme
  5. The Exorcist Theme
  6. The Ring Theme
  7. The Grudge Theme
  8. Prometheus Theme
  9. Friday the 13th Theme
  10. Dead Silence Theme


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