I Walked With A Zombie

Album: Transylvania 90210 (2005)
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Songfacts®:

  • This song was inspired by the 1943 movie I Walked With A Zombie, which is a favorite of Wednesday 13's. Explaining how the song came to him, Wednesday told us: "I was reading about it in a book, and I was just looking through this book and I was playing guitar. Somehow I just started singing what I was reading, and it just turned into that song. It turned out to be so catchy, and I did a demo of it immediately. I went, 'Whoa, this is like super horror pop punk,' or whatever you want to call it."

    The song roughly follows the story of the film, which is about a woman who has entered some kind of trance-like state. Her caretaker brings her to a remote island, where a voodoo priest attempts a cure.
  • Wednesday 13 (real name: Joseph Poole) was ahead of the Zombie trend, releasing this song a few years before the hit TV series Walking Dead and the movie Zombieland. The first Wednesday 13 video was for this song, and it featured the band integrated into a horror film.

Comments: 7

  • Sara from None, United StatesI hope it didnt post already... Anyway this song is actually based off of the 1943 horror film: I Walked With A Zombie.
    While the video is in Night Of The Living Dead, read an overview of the movie, and it will make much more sense with the other film.
  • Axl from Skegness, EnglandThis song is great Wednesday 13 is a great song writter and musican, i would highly recomend checkin out alot more of his stuff try his earlier songs when he was in the frankenstein drag queens
  • Joel from Columbia, ScInteresting song. My friend Ryan was playing this one day. It kinda freaked me out. Good song to blast at a Halloween party or two.
  • Nicole from Johnson City, TnThis is song is definaitly one of the best.I love anything relating to old Zombie movies & I am glad to see that someone like Wednesday 13 is the same way.
  • Brittney from Newman, CaSong: AWESOME!!!!
    Wednesday: definately hot!!
  • Crystal from Stockton, CaThis song is really cool, if you hav'nt checked out the video yet, then i suggest you do it because it is sooooooooo awesome....just go to Wednesday13.com
  • Kelsie from Reno, NvThis song is really cool I love this bands songs thry r like reflecting on like horror movie scenes and songs about death,dying,and the dead
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