The 1961 thriller Taste of Fear, starring Susan Strasberg — someone who might have enjoyed Folk Alley's Scream Stream.
October 28, 2012 Folk Alley celebrates Halloween with a special stream of spooky folk music — including ghost stories, murder ballads, gory tales, supernatural songs and myths of witches, goblins and vampires.
October 28, 2011 The response to our call for scary music was so overwhelming, we decided to make a playlist.
A fan dressed as Michael Jackson's zombie character participates in the 2009 "Thrill the World: A Global Tribute to Michael Jackson" in Astoria Park in the Queens section of New York.
October 28, 2011 "Michael contacted me and he just wanted to turn into a monster," says director John Landis.
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October 28, 2011 If Modeselektor and Thom Yorke aren't enough, maybe zombies and a battery-hoarding little boy are.
The Songs That Scare
October 28, 2011 Forget "Monster Mash" — this Halloween, All Songs Considered puts aside kitschy tales of ghosts and goblins to focus on music that is truly, deeply terrifying.
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October 27, 2011 Find out what's played in the "Darwin Being Disemboweled By Monkeys" room, if you dare.
A real skeletal jazz band.
October 27, 2011 Dig the grave, gone sounds of some wickedly good music, including a brass-filled "Thriller."
How well do you know your funeral music? Match wits with composers from the great beyond.
October 26, 2011 Test your wits this Halloween with music meant to remember the dead.
A zombie crawls through New York's Union Square during a promotion for the AMC network television series The Walking Dead.
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October 31, 2010 Zombies, it seems, are everywhere these days, so we've hauled in an expert to prepare us for the invasion.
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The former administrative building of the Pennhurst State School and Hospital is now the main location for the Pennhurst Asylum, a Halloween haunted event in Spring City, Pa.
October 29, 2010 Outside Philadelphia, a local businessman has converted a former mental asylum into a haunted house attraction. Mental health advocates say the transformation demeans a painful past that should not be forgotten.
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Michael Jackson performs a dance from the epic cinema presentation 'Thriller', circa 1984.
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October 29, 2010 Guest blogger Jimi Izrael takes readers through some of his favorite scary movie performances of all time.
October 29, 2010 Have an extra pumpkin lying around? Put it to good use — to take photographs.
October 29, 2010 In the spirit of Halloween, we've thrown together a list of songs that scare the bejeebies out of us. Hear a mix of terrifying tunes by Black Sabbath, Throbbing Gristle, Nine Inch Nails and, oh yeah, Sufjan Stevens.
October 29, 2010 Cartoonist Phil Johnson warns you must have good candy this halloween, because you never know who might be rating you.
October 29, 2010 Did you know that the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man from <em>Ghostbusters</em> is nearly 100 feet tall? A chart from Geekstir plots the height of great movie monstors, from Chucky to Godzilla. Who's the biggest of them all?
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