Bruce Campbell, Famed for “Evil Dead” Role, Has a Surprisingly Smooth Playlist

For our award-winning “In the Groove” series, we talk about the music that changed the Royal Oak native’s life.

Actor Bruce Campbell is best known for his role as the brawny, zombie-killer Ash Williams in Sam Raimi’s cult horror classic “Evil Dead.”

The Royal Oak native returns home for a night of storytelling and a screening of Evil Dead 2 at the Royal Oak Music Theatre on Thursday, September 26. 

The horror movie actor may surprise you with his playlist. 

Click the player to hear CultureShift’s Amanda LeClaire talk with Campbell about the music he grew up listening to in Michigan.

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  • Amanda LeClaire

    Amanda LeClaire is Host of CultureShift and is a founding producer of both of WDET's locally-produced daily shows. She's been involved in radio and the arts in Detroit for over a decade.