B R I Q U E V I L L E is a band shrouded in mystery. On stage, they create an instrumental mantra of spooky guitars, modified field recordings, and eerie, sampled chants. These meditative buildups, based on the perseverant element of repetition, are contrasted with and ripped apart by sudden, unforeseeable outbursts of the purest and sheerest heaviness. Indeed, the music demands to be experienced live. Slow lingering compositions that require patience and submission, subsequently followed by a deep catharsis.
The black Nazgûl-robes and golden masks that all B R I Q U E V I L L E members wear on stage give their presence the air of an occult ritual. Donning their masks for over a decade -- even during rehearsals -- the anonymity creates equality, and prevents a cult of personality....
II Track Listing:
1. Akte V
2. Akte VI
3. Akte VII