Tuesday, May 17, 2011

"The Dead Matter" wins Best Film and Best Director at Nashville's Full Moon Horror Festival

The Dead Matter took home BEST FILM and BEST DIRECTOR (Edward Douglas) awards this weekend at Nashville's Full Moon Horror Festival. Congratulations to the cast and crew!! Pictured from left to right are: Actress Donna Williams (Dr. Rebecca Taylor), Event Organizer Ben Dixon of Bloody Moon Films, and Actor Brian Van Camp (Mark the Zombie).

You can purchase The Dead Matter at The Midnight Syndicate Store or through Amazon. To read what others are saying about the movie, click here. To attend a screening or cast appearance in your area, visit The Dead Matter website.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Midnight Syndicate featured in new book on Halloween

An interview with Edward and Gavin are among those featured in Halloween Nation: Behind the Scenes of America's Fright Night, a new book from author Lesley Bannatyne. A leading authority on Halloween, Lesley has written several books on the subject including an article for the World Book Encyclopedia. This book features interviews with musicians, amateur vampires, haunted house creators, champion pumpkin carvers, and more, all in the quest of explaining the nation's unique love affair with this holiday. The collection of essays and interviews explores the pop culture phenomenon that is Halloween, and why we celebrate it the way we do today.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Stiff Mag gives big thumbs up to "Dead Matter" on the cover of latest issue

The latest issue of Stiff Mag (#6) features Dead Matter on the cover and a smashing review from Editor in Chief, David Harlequin. David writes: "'The Dead Matter' is a brilliantly crafted dark-fantasy horror film that brings some much needed credibility back to the genre. Highly recommended for anyone wanting new, original, quality horror. This film really delivers - 5 out of 5 scars on the indie scale." From the creators of GraveyardGirls.net, Stiff Mag is a quarterly magazine featuring horror film and music reviews as well as photography, and alternative entertainment news.

Thursday, May 05, 2011

Win Midnight Syndicate CDs and help the American Red Cross in our Helping Hands Sweepstakes

Win an ultra-rare autographed Midnight Syndicate self-titled debut CD, signed by all the artists, or a set of any other eight (8) CDs and help the American Red Cross in the process during our Helping Hands Sweepstakes. To enter, simply click here. For every new "Like" the Midnight Syndicate Facebook Page receives between now and the end of the contest (May 30th), we will make a donation to the American Red Cross. Another great reason to tell a friend!

Additionally, Midnight Syndicate has been authorized to accept donations on behalf of the American Red Cross. For every donation over $30, we will send you an autographed, personalized Midnight Syndicate CD of your choice (self-titled excluded). 100% of ALL monies received go to the Red Cross. Visa, MasterCard, and PayPal are accepted. See contest for more details. For more information about the American Red Cross, please call 1-800-HELP NOW or email info@usa.redcross.org.