Our ghoulish curation team has emerged from the crypt with some very scary choices for your Halloween listening pleasure. If you love dressing up, trick or treating or throwing a Halloween party, Pandora has your perfect soundtrack for this spooky season!
Halloween Party plays the ultimate mix of Halloween classics and scary soundtracks, from a range of genres including Pop, R&B, Alternative, Rock and Oldies. The station features monster hits such as, The Monster Mash, Ghostbusters, Bela Lugosi’s Dead, Hungry Like the Wolf, I Put A Spell On You and The Time Warp.
If you love scary classical music and horror soundtracks from the golden film archives through present day, then check out Spooky Symphonies. This station also thrives in the sunlight, so it’s great for listening while at work! You’ll be treated to The Kronos Quartet, Leonard Bernstein and Vienna Philharmonic performing classics from The Sorcerer’s Apprentice and Themes from the films Psycho, Beetlejuice, King Kong and Bram Stoker’s Dracula.
Family Halloween plays a kids safe selection of Halloween songs that are sure to add fun to any children’s party and can even be played from the porch to delight neighborhood trick or treaters! You’ll enjoy Halloween novelty songs and music from albums geared towards kids, including,The Monster Mash, The Addams Family Theme and Ghostbusters, in addition to clean. and non-threatening music from The Wiggles, Kidz Bop Kids and Danny Elfman.
On Ghostly Grooves we’ll play you a supernatural blend of Darkwave, Witch House and Goth music, featuring artists like: Bauhaus, Siouxsie & the Banshees, Salem, LA Vampires and Zola Jesus. For a totally freaky Halloween, you might want to put on the Psychobilly genre station, which features tracks from The Misfits, The Cramps and The Meteors, to just name a few.
You can also quick-mix these classic rock artist stations to get you into the Halloween spirit: Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Zombie, Alice Cooper, Blue Oyster Cult and Marilyn Manson.
Let us know if you have any other spooky suggestions and Happy Halloween!
–Ron (Music Curation Team)