flightoficarus (Metal Trenches)
Dark, foreboding black metal with some excellent payoffs. Spoiler alert, but that final explosion of pure 2nd-wave BM is the perfect conclusion to this grim little journey. It is clear that in the years since Chapter I, Shaidar Logoth have greatly honed their craft. Full review on MetalTrenches.com: metaltrenches.com/reviews/stellar-dynamics-107
Favorite track: A Realm Befitting His Majesty.