Mournful Cries
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Studio album by Saint Vitus
Released August 22 1988
Recorded March 24 - 27, 1998 at Music Grinder Studios in Los Angeles, California
Genre Doom Metal
Length 33:01
Label SST Records
Producer Joe Carducci, Saint Vitus
Saint Vitus chronology
Thirsty and Miserable
Mournful Cries

Mournful Cries is the fourth studio album by the American doom metal band Saint Vitus, released in 1988. This was the band's last release on SST Records. The cover features a painting of a hydra ("Hour of The Dragon"), which was originally commissioned for a Yngwie Malmsteen album but ultimately unused.


Saint Vitus - Mournful Cries Full Album 1988

Tracklist[edit | edit source]

All songs written by Dave Chandler except where noted.

  • 1. The Creeps (2:47)
  • 2. Dragon Time (7:27)
  • 3. Shooting Gallery (6:45)
  • 4. Bitter Truth (Weinrich) (4:14)
  • 5. The Troll (6:57)
  • 6. Looking Glass (Weinrich) (4:50)

Personnel[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

V·T·E Saint Vitus
Current Members Dave ChandlerScott ReagersHenry VasquezPat Bruders
Past Members Mark AdamsArmando AcostaScott WeinrichChristian Linderson
Studio Albums Saint VitusHallow's VictimBorn Too LateMournful CriesVC.O.D.Die HealingLillie: F-65Saint Vitus
Extended Plays The Walking DeadThirsty and MiserableSaint Vitus / Born Too LateSaint Vitus Live
Compilation Albums Heavier Than ThouThe Walking Dead / Hallow's Victim
Live Albums LiveReunion 2003 - Live in ChicagoMarbles in the MoshpitLive Vol. 2Let The End Begin
Associated Bands, Artists, Etc. The ObsessedSpirit CaravanThe Hidden HandShrinebuilderDebris Inc.Debris Inc. (Album)Blood of the SunLord VicarCount RavenOutlaw OrderDownCrowbar
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