“WandaVision”‘s”‘All About Agatha” theme track is hit on personal

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Each Disney villain will get one of the best theme track. “Poor Unlucky Souls,” “Be Ready” — it’s virtually a home rule. Now that precept extends into the latest quarters of its subsidiary Marvel universe.

Final week, Disney+’s hit present “WandaVision,” a deeply bizarre and affecting Marvel spin on traditional sitcom tropes starring Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany, climaxed with “Agatha All Alongside,” a meme-able, deliciously vampy single that gleefully twisted the plot of the present. But it’s going to possible reside on outdoors it as entrance music for anybody seeking to stir chaos.

“Agatha All Alongside” confirmed a much-anticipated twist that the present’s nosy neighbor character Agnes, performed by Kathryn Hahn (who’s having fun with a a lot deserved midcareer revival) was the witch-villain Agatha Harkness, whose function must be acquainted to Marvel deep-cut readers.

However the track itself may have legs nicely past plot service. Written by “Frozen” composers Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez (with Christophe Beck),” it remembers the Nineteen Fifties sitcom “The Munsters’” vibe of cackling malevolence, with a big-band horn riff and kooky-spooky voices spelling out in giddy element simply how all of the present’s tragedies come again to her evildoing. “She’s insidious / So perfidious … It’s too late to repair something / Now that every little thing has gone flawed.”

In the event you’re a Fall Out Boy fan, you might need pegged the riff from its 2015 single “Uma Thurman,” which hits an identical be aware of midcentury-modern evil. However no writers had been higher ready to deal with it than the Lopezes, whose Disney work is unequaled in its brain-burrowing craft. Hahn sung it completely with brassy conviction (alongside Robert Lopez on the creature-feature voiceovers).

The track, which formally hit Spotify Tuesday, is already a TikTok sensation, discovering favor with anybody caught in the home seeking to destroy issues, which is just about everybody at this level within the pandemic.

There’s already a fairly convincing entice remix circulating, from producer Leland Philpot and homespun rock covers as nicely.

To this point, it appears set to affix “30 Rock’s” epochal “Werewolf Bar Mitzvah” in comedy-rock lore — besides this one will truly be performed at Bar Mitzvahs as soon as dancefloors are protected once more.

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