Stellar Descent/Aylwin – Farallon (Review)

FarallonThis is a split between Stellar Descent an Aylwin, and long, epic, Cascadian-style Black Metal is the order of the day here.

The songs by both bands are well constructed examples of this particular sub-genre and are positively brimming with atmosphere and feelings that evoke the harsh reality of a beautiful yet potentially deadly landscape.

I think this style of music has a lot to offer, especially when done well and with obvious passion such as is displayed here.  Both bands also benefit from strong recordings and sound, whilst still within a recognisably Black Metal style.

Highly recommended this; for anyone who likes their Black Metal bleak and unforgiving, yet naturalistic and wild.

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5 thoughts on “Stellar Descent/Aylwin – Farallon (Review)

  1. Pingback: FJORSVARTNIR Legions of the North Review | Metal Music Reviews

  2. This is exactly the type of black metal I love! My favorite bands are Agalloch, Wolves in the Throne Room, and Ash Borer. Thanks again for the review and turning me on to a new band to listen to.

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