The Hallowe’en Mix Tape

Screenshot from “Internet Archive” of the movie Dracula (1931) on Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain

It’s not good enough when a song has a spooky title. A Hallowe’en mix tells stories through music to celebrate the atmosphere of Hallowe’en. There has to be a sense of thrill, danger, some camp, the beautiful grotesque, the gothic and mystery. As a “recovering” goth myself, it is harder yet to separate my daily soundtrack from the tunes you…