Please tell us about the history of your band and its members.
In the middle of 2009 two students of medical university Then was found drummer Ilya (Sturmtrommel) and Ivan (Bathone) on bass. We're playing for 5 years. At present our Line-up is next: Me (Doctor)-guitars,vocals. Warrior-guitars, Bathone-Bass,and Raziel-drums. In a five year period we've made two demos, one EP and three albums. Also we've took part in more than 20 gigs. At present our Line-up is next: Me (Doctor)-guitars,vocals. Warrior-guitars, Bathone-Bass,and Raziel-drums.
How would you describe your style? Which bands influenced your music?
We play an old-school melodic death since april 2010 It's swedish school of melodic death. Guitar harmonyes, a few of black metal. We were influenced by such groups as A Canorous Quintet, Dies Irae (Mexico), Dark Tranquillity and so one.
Why should a metalhead buy your demos/albums?
I think if you really like work of the band, you can support it.
What have you released so far and how were your releases received by the public/media?
Our new album "Dying" which was released this february summon good response among metal-communities in our country. But it has not yet received publicity outside of Russia.
Do you play live as well? How's your live activity so far?
We play a new material. We are planning a lot of shows in our country.
What should labels/zines/promoters know about your band? Why should they be interested in it?
In our music, we're not looking for fashion. if you want to hear beautiful melodies coupled with aggression and the severity of metal, then you came to the right place.
What plans do you have for the near future as a band?
We will play our new album on gigs, and work on new material
Where can we listen to your band and where can we buy your stuff?
You can listen us in our facebook page www.facebook.com/theprophetofficial Or in our Yotube Channel, soundcloud page http://soundcloud.com/groups/the-prophet-1 also ypu can buy our new album on bandcamp http://theprophet2.bandcamp.com/album/dying