Royalty Free Scary Background Music Downloads

Scary music is something that has a soft unnerving feeling which can grow over time. Scary music is very powerful when used in a scene to provide fear and suspense. Typical uses are horror films, monsters or any kind of mysterious danger!

Royalty free scary music downloads listed below. Use this background music for videos, youtube, etc...

Royalty free Scary music
Instrumental Name
Date Published
MP3 Download
Dark Fog> Track Info

Dark FogThis track is very ominous and sits well be hind a vocal / voice over, or just as general background music which fits without getting in the way!


Mysterious, Scary, Dark, Suspenseful
2018-11-03
It Is Coming> Track Info

It Is ComingThis horror music is about something ominous coming to get you.


Scary, Suspenseful, Dark, Movie Trailer
2018-10-12
The Unsolved Murder> Track Info

The Unsolved MurderThe Unsolved Murder is background music for a crime thriller, suspense and noir scene! Instruments include orchestral strings, trumpet, piano, and synths.


Dark, Mysterious, Scary, Suspenseful
2018-07-22
Halloween> Track Info

HalloweenScary Halloween music with loud and soft parts.


Scary, Dark, Suspenseful
2018-12-18
Dark Winds Chapter 1> Track Info

Dark Winds Chapter 1Chapter 1 in the dark winds series - a series of horror atmospheric music.


Scary, Dark, Suspenseful
2018-04-22
Monster In The Field> Track Info

Monster In The FieldMonster music is typically something very horror related and on edge.


Mysterious, Scary, Dark, Suspenseful
2018-02-24
2017-06-16
2017-04-22
2017-03-16
Detective Caution> Track Info

Mysterious, Scary, Dark
2017-02-01
Scarey Atmospheres Ch 1> Track Info

Scary, Suspenseful
2016-12-28
Scarey Atmospheres Ch 2> Track Info

Scary, Suspenseful
2016-12-28
Scarey Atmospheres Ch 3> Track Info

Scary, Suspenseful
2016-12-28
2016-11-24
2016-11-20
2016-09-15
2016-08-16
Journey of Demise> Track Info

Dark, Scary, Sad, Mysterious
2016-05-08
2016-04-30
2016-02-02
Sarah Soundtrack (short film)> Track Info

Dark, Scary, Mysterious
2016-01-07
2015-12-23
2015-12-05
Panic Man 3> Track Info

Scary, Dark
2015-10-18
Secret Soldiers> Track Info

Epic, Action, Scary, Dark, Rock
2015-10-11
Looking For Trouble> Track Info

Action, Dark, Epic, Scary, Rock
2015-07-04
2015-04-20
2015-04-12
2015-03-01
2015-02-08
2014-05-28
2014-02-07
2013-10-18
A Search For The Hidden> Track Info

Mysterious, Scary, Action, Dark
2012-12-30
Darkness Approaches> Track Info

Epic, Scary, Mysterious
2012-11-10
2012-11-05
2012-05-21
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