MUSIC TO HAUNT BY
Adding haunting music and scary sound effects to your Halloween haunt
can really enhance the overall effect and stimulate your guests.
Background music, often called sound-scapes, for
Halloween can be used help to heighten the overall effect of being in a sinister place. Sounds
effects must be used sparingly! When to many and / or much is added to your haunt it can be
distracting and actually take away from your scene.
Syndicate puts out some of the best "mood music" that we have found
for Halloween. Their Gothic soundtracks contains chilling sound effects, haunting melodies, and
pulse-pounding orchestrations to set the mood for your darkest nightmare.
Born of the Night and Gates of Delirium are our favorites. New to the
2006 Halloween season was "The 13th Hour" CD. Definitely a must have! It's available
at Halloween retailers everywhere
for around $12.99. A great
This CD will be on your "favorites"
list for either lone listening, a party or to use as background music for your yard haunt
or haunted house. We take it with us any time we are driving to pop in
the CD player to keep us in the Halloween mood year round!
ELVIRA'S MONSTER HITS
While not actually for yard
haunts, we just couldn't not mention these great CD's. Elvira, has put together a
wonderful set of Halloween treats. Great for your Halloween party or just to listen too!
||The first in her series, this
CD has 17 tracks, Monster Mash, Haunted House, Ghostbusters, Out of Limits, The Blob, The
Creature from the Black Lagoon, The Purple People Eater, The Addams Family, Welcome to my
Nightmare, Twilight Zone, Dead Man's Party, Halloween Spook's, Horror Movie, I put a Spell
on You, I was a Teenage Werewolf, Voodoo Voodoo. Full Moon performed by Elvira.
||"Elvira presents Monster
Hits" is the second in her series of devilish Halloween music. This CD contains nine
tracks filled with mood music including an introduction by Elvira, Little Demon, Feed my
Frankenstein, Monster Mash, A Nightmare On My Street, The Addams Family. Monsta' Rap, Here
Comes The Bride and an Outro by Elvira. Another great CD for your Halloween collection.
||This third in the series,
"Elvira's Revenge of the Monster Hits" contains nine tracks that include an
introduction by our Mistress of the Dark, , It's Your Voodoo Working, Attach of the Fifty
Foot Woman, Werewolves of London, Monster's Holiday, Weird Science, Zombie Stomp. Haunted
House and an Outro from Elvira. What can we say about Elvira except "She can be
our Mistress anytime!"
For more information visit the
Official Elvira website.