(Every Day Is) Halloween

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"(Every Day Is) Halloween"
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Single by Ministry
A-side "All Day"
Released 1984
Format 12" single
Genre synthpop[1]
Length 6:35
Label Wax Trax!
Songwriter(s) Al Jourgensen
Ministry singles chronology
"Nature of Love"
(1984)
"(Every Day Is) Halloween"
(1984)
"Over the Shoulder"
(1986)
"Nature of Love"
(1984)
"(Every Day Is) Halloween"
(1984)
"Over the Shoulder"
(1986)

"(Every Day Is) Halloween" is a 1984 single by Ministry. The song was originally released by Wax Trax! Records and is included on Ministry's Twelve Inch Singles (1981–1984).

Music writer Dave Thompson described the song as having been "adopted as the anthem of America's disenfranchised Gothic community."[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "All Day" 5:51
2. "Every Day (Is Halloween)" 6:35
3. "Halloween (Remix)" 10:41
4. "Nature of Outtakes" 8:10

2010 single[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Every Day Is Halloween" 6:24
2. "Every Day Is Halloween" (2010 Version) 4:29

Every Day Is Halloween: The Remixes[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Every Day Is Halloween" 6:24
2. "Every Day Is Halloween" (Nu Wave Version) 6:03
3. "Every Day Is Halloween" (Al Jourgensen Mix) 4:29
4. "Every Day Is Halloween" (Razed in Black Remix) 4:24
5. "Every Day Is Halloween" (Leather Strip Remix) 4:46
6. "Every Day Is Halloween" (Tre Lux cover version) 4:17

References[edit]

  1. ^ Liisa Ladouceur (2011). Encyclopedia Gothica. ECW Books. p. 89. Retrieved October 31, 2017. With its bouncy synthpop rhythms and lyrics all about woe-begotten Goth life, it's up there to “Bela Lugosi’s Dead” on the short list of universal Goth anthems... 
  2. ^ Thompson, Dave. Alternative Rock. San Francisco, California: Miller Freeman Books. p. 497. ISBN 0879306076. Retrieved 28 January 2015.