Alcest is a beautiful band that I have been in love with for some time now. The band was one of the first post-black metal bands that I got into and they remained one of the genres forerunners for quite some time. That is, until now. It seems the band has chipped away layers of itself and what we are left with is beautifully crafted dream pop.
If you have listened to and love Anne, you will totally be into this. I’m digging the path that Alcest has chosen to walk. It’s dreamy. Check out the bands new video for “Opale” after the jump. Continue reading »