Valley has a special love for Halloween, so itâ€™s only natural that we want to celebrate early. For the 13 days leading up to Halloween, weâ€™ll be reveling in all of the creepy, spooky and sometimes stylish fun. Join in with our countdown of the 13 Days of Halloween.
Music can make you feel and experience Halloween cheer whilst you listen toÂ a few haunting classics. MJâ€™s â€œThrillerâ€ never goes out of style, but letâ€™s face it,Â thereâ€™s only so much â€œMonster Mashâ€ and diabolical laughter a guy or gal can takeÂ before flipping that off switch. So save your â€œThrillerâ€ dance moves for another timeÂ and rock out to these 15 spooktastic tunes by some of your favorite artists of thisÂ century!
1. â€˜My Bodyâ€™s a Zombie for Youâ€ by Dead Manâ€™s Bones: This alternative gemÂ is not only an eerie treat but also a catchy tune. Did I mention this is RyanÂ Goslingâ€™s band? Thatâ€™s right ladies, THE Ryan Gosling.
2. â€œWalk Like a Zombieâ€ by The HorrorPops: If you want to hold hands in theÂ cemetery, be lost for all eternity, own a mountain top with a little castle andÂ name your kids Morticia and Fester, then this song is for you! This upbeatÂ tune is full of Halloween innuendos.
3. â€œZombieâ€ by Family Force 5: This rock/pop tune will get you out of yourÂ chair and rocking like a zombie. Being back from the dead never sounded soÂ cool!
4. â€œGhostsâ€ by Ladytron: This haunting tune is an electronic hit. If thereâ€™s aÂ ghost creeping your style, then this song is certainly for you.
5. â€œHoudiniâ€ by Foster the People: This alternative treat is upbeat andÂ definitely magical. From Fosterâ€™s album, â€œTorchesâ€, this song is an awesomeÂ hit.
6. â€œGraveyard Girlâ€ by M83: Nothing gets you in the Halloween spirit like aÂ somber walk through a graveyard. Luckily, this song will make it feel a lotÂ less gloomy.
7. â€œMonstersâ€ by Matchbook Romance: For all those monsters underneathÂ your bed, this song is perfect for keeping all the ghouls at bay.
8. â€œMonster Hospital (MSTRKRFT Remix)â€ by Metric: This rock remix is aÂ must-listen. The electronic beat will keep you bumping and dancing all nightÂ long.
9. â€œTear Me Upâ€ by Stefy Rae: For all those frightening exes out there, thisÂ song is for you! Tear it up on the dance floor with this terrifying jam.
10.â€œThe Sharpest Livesâ€ by My Chemical Romance: MCR knows how to makeÂ its audience feel the goose bumps with their mellifluous melodies.
11.â€œRamalama (Bang Bang)â€ by RÃ³isÃn Murphy: This song is spooky and filledÂ with creepy sounds, but hey, itâ€™s got a sick beat!
12.â€œMake Me Wanna Dieâ€ by The Pretty Reckless: This song may be morbidÂ but donâ€™t be scared, Halloween is supposed to be a little dark.
13.â€œBonesâ€ by VersaEmerge: This rock song will chill you to the bone inâ€¦ aÂ good way.
14.â€œWitches Brewâ€ by David Casper: This pop song is a little bit commercial,Â but itâ€™s so Halloween appropriate. Fun fact: This jam was played in the DisneyÂ classic, Halloween Town II.
15.â€œI Put a Spell On Youâ€ by She & Him: This classic is given an Indie twistÂ with Zooey Deschanelâ€™s beautiful harmonies. Remember when the SandersonÂ witches sang this in â€œHocus Pocusâ€? I know I sure do!