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Pumpkin Songs 2022: 31 Tracks for Treats

               In 2021, OcTerror returned to its roots with an eclectic mix of music from inside and outside horror films. This year we’ll be continuing our celebration of diegetic and non-diegetic sound mixing, soundtracks, and scores with another list of amazing musical moments from some of our favorite movies. In the past 20 years, we… Continue reading Pumpkin Songs 2022: 31 Tracks for Treats

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Pumpkin Songs 2020: 31 Spooky Symphonies

            In 2019, I put together the soundtrack for a party, and selected the songs intentionally without cinematic affiliation. This year we return to the movies and pay attention to the scores. No diegetic rock songs or rap beats here blasting from Teenager #2’s boom box in the woods. These songs were all—for the most… Continue reading Pumpkin Songs 2020: 31 Spooky Symphonies

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My Favorite Songs of the 2010s

Wow, has it been a decade already? So much has happened—not just in terms of my life, but in our musical culture. I mean, I started this decade with an iPod Nano then transitioned to the iPod Classic for several years, then they stopped selling it, and now I’m all cool and using an iPod… Continue reading My Favorite Songs of the 2010s