Hauntingly bedecked house? Check. Fabulous costume? Check. Tempting menu? Wickedly clever invitations sent? Check. All you need now is some great party music to send your Halloween soiree over the top, whether for grown ups, kiddos or both. Some potential additions to your playlist:
Superstition, Stevie Wonder
Thriller, Michael Jackson
Werewolves of London, Warren Zevon
Somebody’s Watchin Me, Rockwell
Dead Man’s Party, Oingo Boingo
I Put a Spell on You, Screamin Jay Hawkins
Witchcraft, Frank Sinatra or Sarah Vaughan
Witchcraft, Elvis Presley
That Old Black Magic, Ella Fitzgerald
Spooky, The Classics IV
Ghostbusters, Ray Parker, Jr.
and of course, The Monster Mash, Bobby Picket
to sample any of these if they are unfamiliar to you.