When NPR hosts your band’s new music, it’s a safe bet your organic, inky loam take on black metal spiritualism has fought its way into a whole new realm. That’s what happened with Celestial Lineage, Wolves In The Throne Room’s latest opus to the dark clay that forms us. Weird? Not really. Ultimately WITTR’s work is about bathing in light and the tenor of our struggle to live. So, a universal message. But all your bathing in blood still belongs to them. With Thou, Krallice.
Wed., Sept. 14, 8 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 31, 2011