Buttkickin’ Halloween Songs: “Baggy Trousers” — Madness (1980)

Naughty boys in nasty schools Headmasters breaking all the rules Having fun and playing fools Smashing up the woodwork tools All the teachers in the pub Passing ’round the ready-rub Trying not to think of when The lunch-time bell will ring again… Ahh, Madness. Welcome back lads. You’re always welcome ’round all parts Hokeyblog at…

Buttkickin’ Halloween Songs: “The Voodoo Walk” — Sonny Richards “Panics” with Cindy & Misty (1962)

The night was dark The moon was high I was walking along holding hands with my guy When all of the sudden His breath became quick His eyes began flashing, these words fell from his lips… OK now this is a fun one. I came across The Voodoo Walk while doing my usual summertime research…

Buttkickin’ Halloween Songs: “Some Velvet Morning” — Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood (1967)

Flowers growing on a hill Dragonflies and daffodils Learn from us very much Look at us but do not touch Phaedra is my name… Lee Motherf***in’ Hazlewood?? Some Velvet Morning, the Nancy Sinatra/Lee Hazlewood psychedelic-pop duet from 1967, used to terrify me as a kid. Mostly because I had no idea what was going on…