Halloween Tradition…not much of one, but…

My Halloween tradition consists of posting a version of Warren Zevon’s Werewolves of London on my blog. I consider it one of my favorite songs of all time. So when I die, some 60 years from now, I expect this song and O Come Emmanuel, played at my funeral. (From the profane to the sublime?) Here is this year’s version. It’s live, with a few Zevonesque ad libs, from the BBC:

Let me mention however, this is in no way an exoneration of another performer who, lacking both musicianship and a sense of humor, severely debauched this song. Here’s a great song by Mr. Zevon called Keep Me In Your Heart, I’m sure I’ve included it before but here it is again:

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