The Mantle (album) by Agalloch

The Mantle
The Mantle by Agalloch (2002)
Overall rank: 1,124th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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Award Top albums of the 2000s (205th)
Award Best albums of all time (1,124th)

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The Mantle is ranked as the best album by Agalloch.

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From Seab 01/30/2017 01:55
First real metal album I've listened to. Has a dark and gritty atmosphere and some pretty good instrumentation.
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From WindowAbove 08/09/2014 19:28
Amazing album, very close par to Ashes Against the Grain
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From Gowi 07/10/2013 02:26
The Mantle is a companion to cold, desolate walks through a north american forest during the harsh but quiet winter. It's no surprise the album takes inspiration from cynical european black metal, desolate dark ambient, and chilling neofolk. The Mantle molds all of this into a masterful one-piece package and it pulls no punches.
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From SquishypuffDave 05/15/2012 15:15
It's not every day you make a discovery like this. Utterly perfect. Elegant. Cold and somber. Warm and inviting. Beautiful.
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From Necharsian 09/04/2011 20:11
Amazing. I had never been a fan of growling vocals, but this album has changed that. It's a brilliant masterpiece.
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