Music 101: Too much horror business

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In keeping with the spooky mood of the October season, this week on Music 101 Margot focuses on the points where music and horror movies intertwine. And considering that horror films have inspired not just individual songs but entire bands, there’s a lot to explore. 

The show airs Sunday, Oct. 31 at 10am, with a repeat on Wednesday, Nov. 3 at 8pm. Below is the list of artists included in this week’s episode.


Music 101 Playlist: Too Much Horror Business 

Alice Cooper


Talking Heads

The Cramps

Bobby Bare

Dave Edmunds

The Clash


Michael Sembello

Kate Bush


In each episode of Music 101, your host Margot highlights a different chapter in music history, bringing you songs you love and the stories behind them.

Listen to Music 101 on the Colorado Sound every Sunday at 10am MST, with the same episode repeated Wednesday at 8pm MST.

You can also hear recent episodes on our Music 101 show page