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Atmospheric black metal music on the radio

Atmospheric black metal is a subgenre of black metal that focuses on creating a strong atmospheric and ambient soundscapes. It often features slower tempos, prominent use of keyboards, and an emphasis on creating a sense of melancholy and introspection. The genre emerged in the early 1990s, with Burzum, Summoning, and Ulver being some of the early pioneers.

One of the most prominent artists in the genre is Alcest, a French band that combines elements of black metal with shoegaze and post-rock influences. Their albums, such as "Ecailles de Lune" and "Shelter," feature a dreamy and ethereal atmosphere that sets them apart from other black metal bands.

Another notable artist is Wolves in the Throne Room, an American band that incorporates elements of folk music and nature-inspired themes into their music. Their album "Two Hunters" is considered a classic in the genre, featuring long, atmospheric tracks that transport the listener to a mystical and otherworldly realm.

In terms of radio stations, atmospheric black metal is not a widely broadcasted genre. However, fans of the genre can tune in to stations such as Black Metal Radio and Metal Devastation Radio, which play a mix of black metal subgenres, including atmospheric black metal. Additionally, online streaming services such as Bandcamp and Spotify offer a plethora of atmospheric black metal bands and albums to explore.