It’s time to maneuver your useless bones! LVCRFT has teamed up with Freeform to place a sinister spin on a Halloween traditional, and now we have the EXCLUSIVE premiere.
Really feel that chill within the air? Do you scent the scent of pumpkin spice wafting out of your native espresso store? Do the shadows appear a bit longer than regular? That may solely imply one factor: Halloween season is underway! And with black cats, screeching bats, and witches’ hats comes LVCRFT. The group of horror-obsessed, Grammy Award-winning hitmakers have come again to life, crawling out of their coffins and again into your hearts. One 12 months after tricking your deal with with This Is Halloween Vol. 1, the group is about to unleash The Sequel, and HollywoodLife has the primary minimize from this album, a canopy “Spooky Scary Skeletons.”
Because of their deep appreciation of all issues creepy and gory, LVCRFT has managed to invoke the spirit of Andrew Gold’s authentic 1996 track whereas additionally weaving a few of their trademark orange-and-black magic into the combo. The track, as Rolling Stone famous, acquired some love through TikTok because of a remixed model, however LVCRFT’s rendition is – to place it in a manner horror followers would perceive – extra Texas Chainsaw Bloodbath 2 and fewer the 2003 remake. It’s the right track to play if you’re carving pumpkins, hanging cobwebs, or simply if you really feel like howling on the moon. “Andrew Gold’s ‘Spooky Scary Skeletons’ is without doubt one of the most iconic Halloween songs and we jumped on the probability to place our LVCRFT spin on this traditional,” LVCRFT’s Lil Punkin tells HollywoodLife. “We have been honored to be requested to breathe new life into it!”
This re-animated model has additionally gotten the Freeform seal of approval. The community – who simply introduced the schedule to its beloved 31 Nights of Halloween – have chosen LVCRFT’s “Spooky Scary Skeletons” as this 12 months’s theme. “We’re possessed by Freeform’s 31 Nights of Halloween,” LVCRFT’s Norman Crates tells HollywoodLife, “and collaborating with them has been a nightmare come true!”
With a real-life world pandemic that rivals The Crazies, 28 Days Later, and Prepare To Busan – mixed – staying indoors (or, at the least, six ft away) is the wise factor to do. Nevertheless, LVCRFT isn’t going to let socially distancing smash their favourite vacation. “We refuse to let the quarantine kill Halloween,” member DeepKutz tells us, “so we made one other album of infectious bops and tunes that go bump bump bump within the evening.”
That album is The Sequel, 15 new tracks to terrorize your playlist. This time round, LVCRFT goes trick-or-treating with some new mates: Uffie (as Uffie The Vampire Slayer), Bonnie McKee (as Evil McQueen), ZZ Ward (as ZZycho Ward), Morgan McMichaels (as Morgan McMyKill Myers), Sarah Hudson (as Olivia Demon Spawn), and Har Mar Famous person (as Scar Mar Superscare). The Sequel additionally boasts appearances by some main Halloween heavyweights: John “The Cryptkeeper” Kassir and Ash Williams himself, Bruce Campbell.
Halloween can by no means be canceled, not whereas LVCRFT lives. The Sequel arrives on Oct. 1.