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10 Modern Spooky Songs to Add to Your Halloween Playlist

For years, Halloween playlists have been dominated by such classics as the “Monster Mash” or “Thriller.” While no one can dispute their genuine spookiness, the time of these songs is over – it’s time to give some younger songs their time in the spotlight this Halloween. Here is a definitive guide to the best modern Halloween music to listen to this season:

1. “Turn Off The Light” by Kim Petras ft. Elvira, Mistress of the Dark

2. “Modern Day Frankenstein” by Lucy Spraggan

3. “Broken Bones” by Kaleo

4. “Which Witch” by Florence + The Machine

5. “Burn the Witch” by Radiohead

6. “Dead Man’s Hand” by Lord Huron

7. “Fangs” by Night Riots

8. “Bones” by MS MR

9. “Control” by Halsey

10. “Darkside” by Alan Walker ft. Au/Ra and Tomine Harket

Now go out and have an amazingly creepy Halloween!

Xandie Kuenning is the Career Editor at Her Campus and a graduate of Northeastern University with a Bachelor's in International Affairs and minors in Journalism and Psychology. She is an avid traveler with a goal to join the Travelers' Century Club. When not gallivanting around the world, she can be found reading about fairytales or Eurasian politics, baking up a storm, or watching dangerous amounts of Netflix. Follow her on Instagram @AKing1917 and on Twitter @XKuenning.
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