Prophecy Productions

Prophecy Productions Announce Full Lineup for Inaugural U.S. Festival

August 1, 2018

Prophecy Productions announce Alcest, Xasthur, Kayo Dot, Crowhurst and more for inaugural Prophecy Fest on November 2 and 3.

Q&A: Soror Dolorosa’s Andy Julia Gets Post-Punk’d

December 4, 2017

Soror Dolorosa’s Andy Julia talks travel, black metal, and new album Apollo

Mechanical Ghosts & Bunker Air, A Q&A Valborg’s Christian Kolf

July 3, 2017

There are musical surprises. And then there are musical surprises. Valborg aren’t an easy band to peg. The band from Bonn, Germany have tried the patience of categorization from their inception in 2002. Valborg’s debut album, Glorification of Pain, continues to stupefy, confound, and amaze. That was eight years ago. Since Glorification of Pain, the Germans have made five more stunning, left-of-center albums, the latest of which is the brutal brain scratcher, Endstrand.

Unmasked But Not Demystified, A Q&A With Farsot’s III.XXIII & X.XIX

June 12, 2017

The last time we talked to Farsot, bassist/keyboardist v.03/170 was fielding our inquiries into the band’s inner workings. The Germans had just released their second album, 2011’s stupendous Insects, and we here at Decibel were obsessed with what made the landmark effort tick. Now, seven years later, we inquire about album of the year contender (my opinion, natch) in Fail-Lure.

Full Album Stream: Valborg – ‘Endstrand’

April 5, 2017

Valborg continue to experiment with their brand of progressive death/doom on their new album, Endstrand. 

Video Premiere: 1476 – ‘Winter of Winds’

March 10, 2017

Salem’s 1476 have continued to grow their sound and image, reflected in the video for “Winter of Winds.”

Bethlehem

January 3, 2017

Bethlehem
To live is to suffer, to survive is to find meaning
dB rating: 9/10

Full Album Stream: Lotus Thief – ‘Gramarye’

September 16, 2016

Lotus Thief‘s Gramarye is a beautiful album that draws from some of history’s most renowned texts to create an atmospheric journey through time. Listen to it in full now.