The two-disc Scars of Man finds Panopticon separating the black metal and American folk elements of his music, rendering it generic.
Atmospheric black metal outfit Wolves in the Throne Room has released the epic centerpiece of its upcoming album, Thrice Woven. A slightly truncated version of "Angrboda" was premiered earlier last week by Adult Swim to coincide with the solar eclipse, but now here it is in all its glory. Thrice Woven is out September 22 via the band's Artemisia imprint.
One of sludge metal's most legendary bands drops another solid release.
Finland's Oranssi Pazuzu returns with an album full of psychedelic black metal mayhem.
Deafheaven returns with a set of ambitious, dynamic songs mixing black metal and indie-flavored instrumental rock.