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Your favorite bands as Halloween candy

September 24 2017, 11:44 AM EDT By Whitney Paxton


We all have some pretty strong opinions when it comes to Halloween candy (I'm looking at you candy corn), but have you ever thought of what candy your favorite band would be if they were a Halloween treat? Would they be controversial like candy corn or a fan favorite like Reese's? We've gathered a few favorite bands and compared them to some iconic Halloween candies that we all tend to enjoy.

Check out our list below!

Read more: 10 totally metal horror movies for Halloween 

1.  My Chemical Romance - Black Licorice

This one is pretty obvious, plus once you pull Black Licorice apart there's no way it's going back together (too soon?).

2. Seaway - Airheads

"Sometimes I can be a fucking airhead..." 

Seaway set themselves up for this one. 

3. Paramore - Starbursts

Bright, colorful, fun and a definite fan favorite. Starbursts are the obvious choice for Paramore. 

4. Panic! At The Disco - Pop Rocks

Spunky and energetic, Pop Rocks dance around on your tongue like Brendon Urie dances around on stage. Besides, who doesn't love Pop Rocks?!

5. The Maine - Sweet Tarts

Sweet Tarts for the sweet hearts with the slightest bit of kick to keep you wanting more.

6. Neck Deep - Pizza Gummies

A pop punk essential to represent the band who gave out free pizzas to their fans with #ThePizzaAndThePanic. 

7. Blink-182 - Reese's Cups

An influence and inspiration to majority of the bands in our scene, Blink-182 are the foundation of all Halloween candy.

8. Green Day - 100 Grand

They've been around forever and obviously aren't going away anytime soon. 

9. I Prevail - Candy Corn

Candy Corn is that Halloween treat you claim to hate and are quick to bash.... but deep down you secretly love it. 

10. PVRIS - Hershey Dark Chocolate

A dark aesthetic paired with a resourceful and well-developed sense of style and sound. 

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