Oh the things you find on the worldwide web.
Apparently there is a Halloween BAND. Not a cover band an ACTUAL BAND.
Check out their site HERE and their band blog HERE for info, press, pics, music and more.
I have to give them props (do the kids still give "props" or did I just turn 90?) for their Iron Maiden "Eddie"-esque mascot "Jack." Good stuff gentlemen.
Back in the 80s I listened to a power metal band called HELLOWEEN... mainly because the name sounded cool. "Dude, it's 'Hell' and 'Halloween' TOGETHER." Oh, and they had a jack o' lantern as the "O" in their name. You know I love me some jack o' lantern.
But now that I type it out I realize it's kinda like "Hello" and "Halloween" together. Less sinister and more polite. "Helloween, Bob! Good to see you!"
Here's a trip down memory lane. Give this a listen: