Album Review: WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM Celestite

Posted by | July 8, 2014

Unlike other contemporary bands who have proven willing to cuckold their more fundamentalist fans by not remaining steadfast to the locked-in-amber ethos of Norwegian black metal, Wolves in the Throne Room have gotten off fairly light. Whereas the likes of Opeth and Liturgy take increasing shovelfuls of shit for turning their backs on all but the most ornamental of BM tropes, WITTR have never greatly deviated from the high velocity, blast-beat-as-canvas song structure of the traditionalist bent.

| July 8, 2014