Horror in Popular Music

Horror themes in popular music transcend musical genre. From heavy metal, to horrorcore hip-hop, to ghost cowboys, to the cabaret horror ballads of La Femme Pendu, horror songs cut across all demographics and time periods in a way that fantasy and science fiction songs do not. What is it about horror that lends itself to popular music? What’s the appeal? Who has done it well lately, and why?

December 19, 2021 - 10:00 am EST

Location: Harris (Virtual)
Type: Panel
Tags: Horror, Music
Virtual Only
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