"(Don't Fear) The Reaper" is the third track from Blue Öyster Cult's fourth studio album, Agents of Fortune. We can all be grateful to Blue Öyster Cult for a couple of things. It has become Blue Öyster Cult's most recognizable song. Genre. One, it raised young American's awareness of the umlaut — that double dot over the O in Öyster — and it provided the basis for one of Will Ferrell's most memorable Saturday Night Live sketches from 2000, with Christopher Walken insisting "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" needs "more cowbell." "More Cowbell" is a comedy sketch that aired on Saturday Night Live on April 8, 2000. A duelist from North Academy is using the power of the Grim Reaper to win duels in one move! With Tony Salerno, Wayne Grayson, Matthew Labyorteaux, Sean Schemmel. The song (Don't Fear) The Reaper was written by Buck Dharma and was first released by Blue Öyster Cult in 1976. The sketch is presented as an episode of VH1's documentary series Behind the Music that fictionalizes the recording of the song "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" by Blue Öyster Cult.The sketch featured guest host Christopher Walken as music producer "The Bruce Dickinson", and regular cast member … : Limited edition Label: High Roller Records Format: 12" vinyl (45 RPM) Reviews: 1 review (avg. Don’t fear, BÖC fans, the band who brought you “Godzilla,” “Burning For You” and “(Don’t Fear) The Reaper” have announced on their website they’re putting out their first new album of studio material in 19 years! Pop/Rock. ... (Don't Fear) The Reaper - Blue Öyster Cult on AllMusic. 67%) Songs; Lineup; Reviews; Additional notes; Submit Corrections Album Moods. It was covered by Ingrid James and The Global Collective, Déjà vu [US], The Cat and Owl, Air Guitar and other artists. It was originally performed by Blue Öyster Cult. Hard Rock Heavy Metal Album Rock Arena Rock. III. 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