Posts Tagged ‘Bernard Herrmann’

Sound of Horror

In soundtracks on October 24, 2011 at 1:14 pm

Try as I might, I just cannot get into the Halloween spirit yet this year. Rest assured that one week before All Hallows Eve, my spirits will rise. Still, I cannot help but feel like I’m loosing touch with the holiday. While I have enjoyed reading about other people’s favorite horror movies in the blogosphere lately, I cannot help but wince at the repetition. Don’t get me wrong, I love The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Psycho too – but what really thrills me are the sounds of horror films. More specifically, their soundtracks. Here are 10 ghastly albums that tingle my spine.