My October Reading Playlist


Looking for the best Halloween playlist??

I have over two and a half hours of classic, spooky music that will turn any reading adventure into a Halloween adventure. No need to call a werewolf to howl in at you in the distance, these songs will do the trick!


Here is the ultimate October reading playlist that will make you read with all the lights on!

Love Potion Number Nine – The Searchers

I Put a Spell on You – Screamin’ Jay Hawkins

Castin’ My Spell – Johnny Otis

Monster Mash – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

The Twilight Zone – The Ventures, Kevin Reeves, Ron Furmanek

Dracula’s Deuce – The Ghouls

Theme From ‘the Munsters’ – Jack Marshall

I Was a Teenage Werewolf – The Cramps

That Little Old Graverobber Me – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

I Put a Spell on You – Manfred Mann

Frankenstein – The Ventures

I’m Your Witch Doctor – Them

The Graveyard Shift – The Ghouls

Robbin’ Graves – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Be True to Your Ghoul – The Ghouls

Thriller – Michael Jackson

Ghostbusters – Ray Parker

Toccata – Caprimus Noctem – Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Great Pumpkin Waltz – Vince Guaraldi Trio

Thanksgiving Theme – Vince Guaraldi Trio

Tequila – The Champs

Somebody’s Watching Me – Rockwell

Once Upon a Time – Lana Del Rey

Halloween Theme – John Carpenter

Superstition – Stevie Wonder

Riboflavin-Flavored, Non-Carbonated, Polyunsaturated Blood – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Monster Jerk Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Do the Rigamortis – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Robbin’ Graves Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Werewolf Watusi – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Monster Swim – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Phantom of the A-Go-Go – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Monster Dance Party Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Monster Surf Stomp – Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

Home in Castle East Don Hinson & The Rigamorticians

(Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult

Psycho Killer – Talking Heads

This is Halloween – The Citizens of Halloween

Oogie Boogie’s Song – Ed Ivory, Ken Page

The Munsters – The TV Theme Players

Weird Science – Oingo Boingo

Boris the Spider – The Who

The Little Old Lady from Transylvania – The Ghouls

Main Theme: The Addams Family – Vic Mizzy and His Orchestra and Chorus

Abracadabra – Steve Miller Band

Batman, Wolfman, Frankenstein or Dracula – The Diamonds

Werewolf – The Frantics

Beetlejuice – Danny Elfman

Spooky – Classics IV

The Purple People Eater – Sheb Wooley

Lil’ Red Riding Hood – Sam The Sham and The Pharaohs

Everday is Like Halloween – Ministry

Ghost Town – The Specials

Jump in the Line – Harry Belafonte


All of these songs can be found on my Spotify playlist: The Pumpkin Patch.

What songs get you in the Halloween mood?? Let us know in the comments!

Looking for YA books to go along with this playlist? Check out my 13 YA Halloween Books post!

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Until next time…

Happy Reading,


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