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How we protect your data

What data breach procedures we have in place

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What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

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This site may be using WPMU DEV third-party cloud storage to store backups of its audit logs where personal information is collected.

Additional data

This site creates and stores an activity log that capture the IP address, username, email address and tracks user activity (like when a user makes a comment). Information will be stored locally for 30 days and remotely for 1 year. Information on remote logs cannot be cleared for security purposes.

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Do you enjoy the holiday season but are already missing Halloween? We'd like to offer "Christmas: A Ghostly Gathering" for your consideration. Listen on Spotify -spoti.fi/3XTq8Po or for all listening options - linktr.ee/MidnightSyndicate - Classic holiday music with a haunting Midnight Syndicate twist. This album has become one of our favorites and we hope you will enjoy it as well. ... See MoreSee Less

Do you enjoy the holiday season but are already missing Halloween? Wed like to offer Christmas: A Ghostly Gathering for your consideration. Listen on Spotify -spoti.fi/3XTq8Po or for all listening options - https://linktr.ee/MidnightSyndicate - Classic holiday music with a haunting Midnight Syndicate twist. This album has become one of our favorites and we hope you will enjoy it as well.

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I listen to this when I read during Christmas season. It’s on heavy rotation again.

Love what you guys do & it's so cool that you have Christmas music as well as Halloween-themed music!

I listen to it every year!

I was just wrapping presents, listening to your soundtrack. LOVE this so much!!

The only Christmas album I like! 😅

Do you consider creating a second Christmas or Winter Album, Maybe? 😍

My father and I listen to this(and your other works) all year round. Greensleeves and Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy are my favorites

So, again, your music "Dark" came up on the DnDify playlist last night during Dungeons & Dragons. The whole table stopped to listen. Even the DM, who was a professional musician stopped to admire. Best track all evening. Again, Gavin Goszka, those of us from Kohler Hall have a special quality--good sense for brilliant music. Thanks again! Keep going ole friend! -T

I listen to this all year

This is my favorite of all your Cds.

Interesting what is this about

I love it, especially Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy!

Hmmm, I think I see a new CD I need! :)

I downloaded it, and I love it! 😄

I already added it to our Christmas playlist 😁

I want this and winters night but I never got winters night. I’m definitely going to buy this

Just got this! I love it :)

It's about time for some news of a sequel album or the next chapter for Christmas?

Love your music. Been listening to Gates of Delerium almost every day since Halloween 🎃

I love Midnight Syndicate!

I recently bought a copy of this CD and I really like it. It's a nice mix of traditional Christmas carols and new material. I would describe it as the perfect soundtrack for a visit to an ancient Scottish castle that just happens to be slightly haunted. 👍

Love it! Where can i get the cd?

After all, there's the Krampus tradition and one of the most beloved Christmas plays, "A Christmas Carol", has ghosts playing big parts. Of course, there's also the "Nutcracker" ballet, with its enchanted forest. :)

This is a great album! Night of the Krampus is a personal favorite.

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For over two decades, composers Edward Douglas and Gavin Goszka have been known as Midnight Syndicate, creating symphonic soundtracks to imaginary films that facilitate a transcendental and adventurous escape into the secret dimensions of the mind’s eye. To many of their fans, they are horror music pioneers brewing a signature blend of instrumental orchestral gothic music and movie-style sound effects. To others, they remain the first “haunted house band” that forever changed the Halloween music genre and became a staple of the October holiday season.  Still others, know them for their contributions to the use of music in the roleplaying and board game industries.


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