Originally Posted by DethMaiden
I dunno, I just feel like every time they go from a long, ambient, acoustic, pretty part to a black metal part they just say "ALRIGHT NOW WE'RE GONNA PLAY BLACK METAL" and go right into it, and it's jarring every damn time. Now, that being said, all their individual parts are very good, and I think I could get into them more with more time, but so far, their greatness hasn't quite revealed itself.
I will give you this.
The transition between They Escaped the Weight of Darkness to Into the Painted Grey sucks a lot.
Still my favorite album of the year though