|Label:||Candlelight / Black Sleeves / Kankana|
Release Year: 2009
Artist Origin: NOR
Style: poignant poetic progressive black metal
undisputed kings of sophisticated black metal returned in 2001 with what would be their last studio album ever, for the final time challenging the concepts and perceptions of the genre, taking musical risks that no other artist would even contemplate, thus pushing the boundaries of progressive extreme music to a new level, firmly ahead of its time; myriad of influences create some of the most memorable moments in Emperor's illustrious history, ending their recording career on the highest note possible, creating their heaviest, most progressive and modern album to date - still a masterpiece of its time; recent deluxe picture disk edition is rumoured to be limited to 100 units only!