Shopping Cart

Samhain Songs Ranked

It had to happen, no? After ranking all the songs put out by the Glenn Danzig-fronted Misfits last Halloween to ranking every song put out by Danzig in celebration of the band’s 30th anniversary, only Samhain remained. The middle child of Glenn Danzig’s bands, Samhain has always been the most overlooked and least appreciated. This is largely due to the band only really existing for about 3 years, barely giving it time to develop its own sound. Predictably, the band sounds like a mash-up of The Misfits and early Danzig as this was basically Glenn Danzig going solo.

As a result of Samhain existing for such a brief period, the volume of songs with the Samhain branding total far fewer than the other two bands. The band had 36 recordings, including instrumentals and oddities like “Initium.” Since it’s such a low total relative to the other bands, I am forgoing any sort of rules with this ranking. All songs are being ranked individually. The only recordings not considered are the live versions from Samhain’s lone live album. This means I am including covers (most of which are Glenn Danzig covering himself anyway), and there are even two versions of one song. All of the Samhain releases are long out of print, but I’m sure there are other means of hearing these songs if you don’t want to pay after-market rates. So let’s get down to it and celebrate the festival of Samhain by ranking the works of Samhain… read more >

More Gourmet Blogage

Wine Pairing

If I could pick one single thing to go along with a nice glass of wine, it would be cheese… Swiss Knight Gruyere 1927 Vintage

Read More »

Dos bros tacos

Odds are that you’ve seen Turbo! and found it to actually be a pretty decent kid’s flick, but anyone else wish Dos Bros Tacos was

Read More »

from the shop

Drop your email addy to subscribe to our occasional newsletter with a few blog posts, new designs, and even coupon codes and deals.

Psyne Co.