• Royalty free Horror music

    • The Countdown by Premium TraX

      This track starts with a powerful and cinematic orchestral intro creating an unforgettable impact. A countdown clock sound reflects the dark and dangerous mood. Perfect background music to express a sense of anticipation and drama for trailers, thriller movies, crime documentaries, and videos about space and rocket launches.

      Download MP3
      Creepy Horror Theme by Erick McNerney

      An ominous, dark, scary horror theme. Perfect music for introductions to scary films and games, but can also be used in other parts as well.

      Download MP3
      Fear Of The Dark by Yoav Alyagon

      Dark, intense, and thrilling music with fearful and anxious vibes. Ideal for psychedelic thrillers, scary scenes, or any tense situation when the mood is somber. It features a threatening synth progression, chords distorted by fear and tension. Ideal for video games, documentaries, or trailers for horror movies or TV shows.

      Download MP3
      Distorted Reality Perception by Ionics Music

      Terrifying and suspenseful, with unsettling melodies and dark sounds. This cinematic horror music is suitable for films and video games. Featuring dark and dirty synths, a dulcitone, big drums and deep percussion.

      Download MP3
      Spooky Halloween Night by AG Music

      Spooky, mysterious and suspenseful Halloween music. Featuring a full orchestra with strings, woodwinds, celesta, and pizzicatos. Ideal for horror, creepy thriller, suspense or dark detective genres as well.

      Download MP3
      Inner Void by Emilio Merone

      The soundtrack for a slow-burn thriller or the trailer of a coming horror movie. Pounding percussion, shattered glass, and psychotic electric guitars add up to an unsettling atmosphere. Military drones moan overhead, and the distant piano plays odd notes in key intervals, dancing a tune for the haunted.

      Download MP3
      Zombie Apocalypse by Ionics Music

      A fast-paced techno styled horror musical piece. Featuring heavy drum beats and massive impacts with piano chords and a dark ambient lead synth. Suitable for thrillers, horror movies, post-apocalyptic films and action scenes. Can be used in animations, films and video games.

      Download MP3
      Mysterious Things by SnowMusicStudio

      Magical and mysterious orchestral music track in waltz style. Perfect for fantasy games, TV, fantasy film/movie soundtracks, halloween scenes, children’s animations, forest walk, audiobooks, Harry Potter style videos, kids lullaby and more.

      Download MP3
      Epic Journey to Hell by Jon Wright

      Epic Journey to Hell is a big, dramatic orchestral piece that begins with driving staccato strings and builds to a hellish climax with horns, choirs and drums. Perfect for horror/drama trailers that need impact or as an underscore for your Halloween production.

      Download MP3
      Flying In Dreams by Elena Naumova

      A bit dreamy and mysterious orchestral theme. Great for usage in a video game, horror and scary films, nightmares and nostalgic scenes, psychological thrillers, for Halloween, tense situations.

      Download MP3
      Tension Cinematic by Dave Brenner

      A powerful, sinister, dark, scf-fi, style track with stabs and booms complemented by dark effects with ghostly sounds and ambiences. Great for film and cinematic productions that require a powerful and memorable background or underscore.

      Download MP3
      Midwinter Mystery by Jon Wright

      Dark, creepy and sinister orchestral track that conveys an eerie mood of mystery, tension and mistrust. Chamber strings woodwinds, brass and piano convey a menacing, mysterious atmosphere. Great for mystery, horror, supernatural and dramatic trailers, films and royalty free video games music.

      Download MP3
      Criminal Mastermind by Brian Holmes

      A mysterious track with xylophone, synth bass, exciting string runs, dramatic effects, and a mellow, driving rhythm. Great for podcast intros, true crime, mysteries, dramas, paranormal, spy themes, horror, and more!

      Download MP3
      Clockwork Horror by Geoff Harvey

      Timely clock sounds over-laid with chimes, strings and low spooky oboe combine to provide a mysterious clockwork horror style track suitable for spooky build-ups and scenes of tension or suspense. It carries a child like theme, which suggests toys or dolls with a mysterious haunted presence. Useful horror rack for Halloween or creepy themed projects.

      Download MP3
      The Final Round by AleXZavesa

      This is an action-packed dark hip-hop music track with trap elements, powerful boomy bass, epic brass and strings. Perfect underscore for war games, dramatic moments, horror films like The Exorcist, crime in progress, the act of terror, etc.

      Download MP3
      Dramatic Opener by Soundroll

      Oppressive music, with slowly building cinematic tension that gives a sensation of increasing menace and inevitable fatal end. Performed by orchestra and choir. Perfect for psychological thrillers, crime dramas, war documentaries with the main theme about assassinations, victims, terror and horror.

      Download MP3
      The Smoke City by Infraction

      Epic hybrid orchestral track made in modern Hollywood style. Strongly heroic, it combines powerful choirs and symphonic orchestral elements. This track has a sense of danger. Perfect for action movies trailers, war battles, science fiction or video games about superheroes, rescue missions.

      Download MP3
      Exorcists by Jon Wright

      Dramatic, scary and creepy cinematic orchestral music. A haunting harpsichord, church organ and a full orchestra build to a pulsing horror filled climax. A contemporary twist on Hollywood horror movie themes, composed for use in movies, trailers, games and advertising. Tubular Bells meets Brian Tyler.

      Download MP3
      Horror Circus by Roman Cano

      Eerie and creepy evil circus track featuring brass, toy piano, calliope organ and percussion. Perfect for Halloween and horror projects about circus or clowns.

      Download MP3
      Back For Revenge by AG Music

      A scary haunting creepy atmospheric. Lots of different layers to give your sound depth and texture, this track is great for a wide range of horror and thriller scenes.

      Download MP3
      Halloween On The Doorstep by RGMusic

      Imposing, dark, bewitched, and spooky dark fantasy track, comical, but also scary and eerie, which introduce you the real bloodcurdling and haunted Halloween world. Ideal for Halloween projects, animation and cartoons, dark fantasy films, horror movies, and video games, or any other spooky-Halloween project! Knock Knock...

      Download MP3
      Dark Street by AleXZavesa

      This haunting instrumental track contains a modern sound that draws on trap and hip-hop elements. Featuring Excellent and powerful 808 basses, great drums beat and percussion, epic brass and strings. This wide-screen cinematic music is perfect for videos in which you want to emphasize a sense of purpose, energy, determination, drive to win, desire to succeed and be the best.

      Download MP3
      Sinister Mystery by Jon Wright

      Menacing classical orchestral track that conveys a dark mood of mystery, tension and fear. Great for mystery, horror, supernatural and dramatic trailers, films and video games.

      Download MP3
      The Nuclear Effect by AG Music

      A haunting and mysterious modern orchestral track that builds to an ominous climax. This track will make you feel like in a blurry dream, a very haunting and scary cinematic atmosphere that makes you jump at night. Plenty of suspense and fear, this track is perfect for horror visuals, psychological thriller, a journey to the unknown, sci-fi trailer.

      Download MP3
      Tranquil Mystery by Mark Woollard

      A soothing, ethereal, modern classical track. Features strings and bells. Ideal for documentaries, games and radio drama.

      Download MP3
      A Mysterious Tale by Geoff Harvey

      Slow mysterious Violin creates edgy scene of mystery and intrigue with a slight Victorian edge. Very useful for horror, tension or suspenseful story telling themes. Melody designed to be over laid with a voice as if it was a ghostly tale or story.

      Download MP3
      Abandoned Hospital by SPMusicGroup

      A cinematic royalty-free track that instills fear and horror with its sounds and gloomy atmosphere. Perfect for killing scenes, dangerous movie situations, psychological thrills and creepy video games.

      Download MP3
      Scary Lullaby by RMSound

      It is hybrid electronics / orchestral horror theme perfectly suited to create tension, suspense and a dark feel.

      Download MP3
      Intrigue Expectations by MediaM

      Dark, atmospheric, haunting cinematic music full of darkness, tension, and dramatic sadness. Great for horror film trailers, thriller scenes like a shadow under the door, mysterious suspense, frightened heartbeat, criminal stories, and more.

      Download MP3
      A Spooky Tale by Geoff Harvey

      Halloween style children's piece with a 'haunted house' feel. Slightly creepy sounding but nothing too scary for younger consumers. Horror-styled instrumentation is frequently softened with more magical-like musical phrases. Features pizzicato cello phrases with mysterious music box and flute elements. Useful for kids games and apps involving witches, weird creatures, strange landscapes, spooky characters etc..

      Download MP3
      The Riot by Infraction

      This one is super modern dubstep music with radically syncopated rhythmic percussion sounds, techno riffs, heavy drums, and basses. Ideal for project demonstrations, action game demos, extreme sports events, clubbing, and partying!

      Download MP3
      Dramatic Atmospheric Shot by Michael Musco

      This dark soundscape combines an menacing presence with an essence of danger and drama. The haunting pads and bass combine to make a modern droning atmosphere that fits perfect with horror, drama, film, television, video game and more.

      Download MP3
      Through The Shadows by Camilo Castillo

      Haunted and terrifying, creepy ambient music. An ideal soundscape to generatу tension and the horror in video games, psychological thriller, dark and eerie crime scenes, Halloween and more.

      Download MP3
      Expectation Of Inevitability by Raffaele De Leonardo

      This track is ideal for heroic and epic scenes. This composition begins with musical intensity, power, and majesty, then develops into a hard-hitting and dramatic track full of energy, vigor, and strength. The moods go from mellow to powerful, giving the piece a cinematic feel. This track will create an ambiance of power and triumph or even drama for your production.

      Download MP3
      Tense Chase by Jon Wright

      An action packed, energetic and high octane cinematic orchestral track with driving percussion for maximum impact. Great for trailers, horror, chases, fights and action scenes.

      Download MP3
      Uninvited Guest by SPMusicGroup

      A cinematic royalty free track that instills fear and horror with its sounds and gloomy atmosphere. Perfect for killing scenes, dangerous movie situations and creepy video games.

      Download MP3
      The Screamer by Infraction

      Dangerous and haunting Thriller background track written in synthwave style with a strong '80s era influence. Ideal to create that violent throwback vibe for crime scenes, determination, and suspense. Think about Freddy Krueger, House by the Cemetery, City of the Living Dead, and more.

      Download MP3
      Zombie Attack by Jon Wright

      Dark, pulsating and threatening cinematic music that begins with deep bass sounds, distorted synths and electric guitar, building to a full, dramatic hybrid orchestral climax. A high-octane, forceful theme with a sense of relentless oncoming danger. Great for trailers, horror projects and video games. In the style of The Walking Dead and World War Z.

      Download MP3
      Escape From Darkness by Camilo Castillo

      Dark and aggressive electronic track with a catchy sound. The Industrial tune, experimenting with some synths sounds to create a mysterious and tense theme. Sutiable for a horror movie, a psycho murderer on the loose, sci-fi action, stalker video games, feeling of driving determination, and more.

      Download MP3
      Villain Reflection by Michael Musco

      This terrifying music combines an ominous vibe with a dark psychological tone. Ideal for increasing tension, puzzling thriller, industrial nightmare, crime scenes, and more.

      Download MP3
      Creepy Fantasy Theme by Erick McNerney

      A dark, spooky and strange cinematic track. Perfect for genres in fantasy, horror, paranormal and more!

      Download MP3
      Grimdark Scifi by LexinMusic

      A dark, hypnotic, and futuristic royalty-free cinematic piece featuring a piano, strings, flutes, brass and dark percussion and sfx. Ideal for suspense sci-fi contents, trailers, horror movies, space visuals or video games.

      Download MP3
      Mysteria by Jon Wright

      Dark and mysterious orchestral track that conveys a mood of tension and fear. Great for mystery, horror, supernatural and dramatic trailers, films and video games.

      Download MP3
      Alien Stars by raspberrysounds

      A powerful, energetic, and strong futuristic Epic music with a bit otherworldly sound. Foreboding, powerful, sweeping and swirling. Ideal for sci-fi film trailers, cyberpunk plots, action movie episodes, alien invasion, etc.

      Download MP3
      Gentle Thunderstorm by Maxim Panchenko

      Intimate chill out track with a beautiful combination of soft thunderstorm, electric piano, that sounds more like a musicbox and measured arpeggiator in the background. Can be applicable to the many different type of projects, from kids education software to horror films.

      Download MP3
      Nightmare by FabianKreutzerSound

      A creepy and dark ambient music featuring dissonant sound noises over a dark scary drone. Perfect to enhance mystery and intrigue in a horror film or storylines about paranormal effects, endless labyrinth, psycho, crime suspense, ghost hunting, etc.

      Download MP3
      Brain Burning by Emilio Merone

      Dark and eerie, featuring atmospheric drones and a sinister bass loop, create an eerie, mysterious, ominous mood. Great for dark scenes and investigation documentaries.

      Download MP3
      Scary Freaky Beast Horror by Eitan Epstein Music

      This is a scary and suspenseful music track, full of horror and fear. Great for horror and tension films, danger and dark moods.Also perfect for strange and furious scenes, thriller and nightmares backgrounds and more.

      Download MP3
      The Contamination by Alexander Lisenkov

      "The Contamination" is a dark, hypnotic, and suspenseful track. It features cinematic tense atmosphere, strings, repeating synth and pulsing bass line. This track would be nice for thriller and horror stories, paranormal activities, creeping snakes images, poisoned environment, overuse of resources, air pollution, or crime scenes.

      Download MP3
      Your Crazy Bee by Sergey Wednesday

      A happy, playful royalty free cinematic loop, with cool strings, bassoon, mallets, and percussion. Best to use for games, kids contents, comedies, cartoons, or ads.

      Download MP3
      The Unlawful Killing by Alexander Lisenkov

      An ambient track in a dark mood and suspense atmosphere. Good for Halloween media content or horror videos.

      Download MP3
      Intense Hybrid Trailer by SnowMusicStudio

      Eerie and ominous hybrid-orchestral epic trailer written in Hollywood blockbuster style. Intense, powerful, and strong, this soundtrack perfect for war action, thriller, video game developers, horror score, exciting intro, battle scenes, or other high-impact projects.

      Download MP3
      You Can Not Hide by AG Music

      This musical arrangement has an intense battle action tone. It works well with space craft battle scenes similar to star wars, action scenes and adventure themes. Also great for action video game sequences.

      Download MP3
      Gothichorror by Geoff Harvey

      Eerie Celesta and chilling Cello backed with ghostly choir vocals create a cool crisp horror theme suitable for Halloween or theme music for a horror build up or introduction. The melody suggests being surrounded by ghosts or spirits in a gloomy old building.

      Download MP3
      Dead End by AG Music

      Mournful and solemn, massive orchestral epic music with a suspenseful climactic ending. Suitable for dangerous scenes, horror films, war battle scenes, suspenseful fiction, sci-fi mysteries, dark fantasy and Halloween.

      Download MP3
      Possession by Geoff Harvey

      Sinister horror genre music box chimes and ghostly voices in the distance. Threatening descending electric piano with ironic chimes.

      Download MP3
      Abode of Souls by Geoff Harvey

      Decisive, menacing action-packed theme ideal for creating intense buildups or introductions for a crime scene, or Halloween project. Perfect for battle scenes on the verge of life and death, horror movies, theatrical performance on Halloween night, thriller soundtrack, etc.

      Download MP3
      Dark Tension Fear by Eitan Epstein Music

      This is a scary and suspenseful music track, full of horror and fear. Great for horror and tension films, danger and dark moods.Also perfect for strange and furious scenes, maniac, thriller and nightmares backgrounds and much more.

      Download MP3
      Haunted Images by AG Music

      This dark orchestral track will make you feel like in a blurry dream, a very haunting and scary cinematic atmosphere that makes you jump at night. Has a sense of danger, inner conflict, suspense, mystery. Ideal for murder stories, scenes where something is lurking in the shadows and all projects looking for a haunted cinematic sound.

      Download MP3
      Careful Steps by Maxim Panchenko

      Mysterious piano theme full of chilling suspenseful atmosphere. Suitable as background music for videos, games, horror visuals etc.

      Download MP3
    Click on to download MP3 preview in any length
    Movies are considered to be the best entertaining tool in our lives. After getting bored from stupid comical movies and romantic movies people are moving towards horror movies for more entertainment. It gives an awesome experience to the viewer while he gets frightened by a scene in the movie. Knowing that it is a movie and not a reality he still finds it very realistic.

    To create a perfect scene in a horror film, an appropriate selection of the music is very important. Music is the key factor which influences the spectators. The sound and the audio system for horror movie should be exclusive and unmatched. These are very scary and produce a great effect on the viewer.

    They are promising in adding up more life to the movie. Use of high tech gadgets is done to produce such kind of music. Quality of the sounds and audio effects is higher from this type of music.

    Horror movies include scenes which include murders, entry of the vampire, speaking souls, locking of the door, sucking the blood, heavy flow of the winds, storms, and many more. All of the situations require different types of music. Co ordination of the music along with the scenes has a major role in making the complete scene hit. To provide such audio effects use of heavy metals is also done.

    Horror metal is responsible for scenes which include firing of bullets, explosives and other metal concerned objects. It was originated in the 1980's and was occupied by several bands in different styles. The music has an amazing darkness by blending the punk rock and gothic audios with melancholic similes.

    Sound produced while breaking a metallic object is also provided with the help of this music. Experienced and trained musicians are responsible for creating such mind blowing audios. With the increase of technology it has become easier to develop such sounds more efficiently.

    Background music is also a very necessary element in an entertaining horror movie or video. Horror background music generally contains natural voices such as heavy flow of water, ferocious gushing water sound and some unexpected shriek. Good music makes the scene more daunting. Audience gets the real feel of the tragedy.

    More >