The nightmare before Christmas: the spookiest horror movie soundtracks for the vinyl lover in your life

Get your Santa claws on this lot

Horror vinyl became a big new trend in 2018. From well-established labels such as XL Recordings (home of Adele) to lesser-known oddballs such as Death Waltz Records, plenty of spooky outlets are taking the vinyl revival to its natural, horrific conclusion, this year releasing or reissuing killer horror soundtracks as lush, lovingly produced vinyl packages.

We couldn’t quite run to 666, but here are six of the best, all ideal stocking fillers for your favourite vinyl-loving horror nut this Christmas.