RELEASE DATE: August 13th, 2002

Symphonies from the Crypt, the ultimate soundtrack for vampire fans. With less focus on sound effects, these haunting symphonies capture the fear, fury and passion of the vampire. (50 minutes)


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Digital Downloads Available at:
Amazon MP3 and iTunes.




Track Listing

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1. Awakening
2. Graveyard
3. Unhallowed Ground
4. Crypt of the Forsaken
5. Winged Fury
6. Blackest Rose
7. Ravages of Time

8. Catacombs
9. Unseen Eyes
10. Undead Hunters
11. Ancient Tomes
12. Dusk
13. Spectral Masquerade
14. Vampyre

Press Reviews

Darklife Magazine (Germany) – “‘Vampyre’ confirms the ability of Edward Douglas and Gavin Goszka in producing haunting music that stands at the forefront of the genre.”

Judas Kiss Magazine (UK) – “…quite simply in a league of its own.”

Darker Than The Bat (Belgium) – “It is useless to pick some good songs as all of them are little masterpieces.”

Gothic Beauty Magazine – “5 out of 5 – …fourteen tracks of audio-cinematic splendor

Altercation Magazine – “…the undisputed overlords of horror music

Sideline Magazine (Belgium) – “This is the kind of gothic stuff that will probably survive and go through the ages

Outburn – “…’Vampyre’ sure does take a run at the title held so long by the works of Danny Elfman

Movement Magazine – “…a masterpiece of gothic horror that wonderfully portrays the dark realm of the undead.”

Rue Morgue Magazine – “Perhaps the greatest accolade that I can give this disc is that it emanates horror – cinematic, Gothic, classical, and otherwise – on every one of its fourteen tracks. A genuine spookshow from start to finish.”

Drive-In of the Dead – “an album for vampires and the people who love them… weaving beautiful melodies into Gothic structures, composers Gavin Gozska and Edward Douglas have proven time and again that they are true musical artists that have an uncanny knack at bringing the Gothic to life…or death

Legends Magazine – “crafted with the same astute attention as the makers of the score to Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Rhythm US – “Midnight Syndicate has once again proven their status in the industry and of their talents. It’s simply amazing what these guys can do musically in creating imaginative music.”

d20 Magazine Rack (Gaming) – “This is the perfect music for gaming (Gaming) – “Midnight Syndicate makes music that is well suited for gaming, especially in the case of their latest terrifying release, ‘Vampyre: Symphonies from the Crypt’…a 5 out of 5

Music Extreme (Argentina) – “A must have. All of this CD is a masterpiece.”

Vae Solis (Russia) – “…the most complex effort Midnight Syndicate has ever come up with…Rating: 6 of 6 – “Midnight Syndicate has out done themselves yet again.”

Starvox – “This duo clearly wants to give the fans the most for their money, as evident with each new release, and this one is no exception… Once again, Midnight Syndicate has stepped up to the plate to deliver eerie music for those longing for those darkened tones.”

Gravedigger’s Local 16 – “…a must have for all haunt enthusiasts and Halloween lovers.”


Delirium Magazine – Interview with Edward Douglas by Sophie Diamantis-Fry