Alcest

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Alcest is a French shoegazing band from Bagnols-sur-Cèze, France, founded and led by Neige (Stéphane Paut). It began in 2000 as a black metal solo project by Neige, soon a trio, but following the release of their first demo in 2001, band members Aegnor and Argoth left the band, leaving Neige as the sole member.

This marked a change in style, as Alcest's subsequent releases have more often been described as shoegazing mixing numerous rock and metal influences, including black metal and post-metal. In 2009 the ex-Peste Noire's drummer Winterhalter (now in Les Discrets) joined Alcest's studio line-up, after eight years with Neige as the sole full time member. Since its creation, Alcest has released four studio albums.

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Album

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2007 Souvenirs d'un autre monde Alcest 4 3
2010 Écailles de lune Alcest 4.5 2
2012 Les Voyages de l'âme Alcest 5 4
2014 Shelter Alcest 4 9

Single

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2011 Autre temps Alcest 4 2
2013 Opale Alcest 2

EP

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2005 Le Secret Alcest 4 3
2009 Les Discrets / Alcest Les Discrets / Alcest 4 2

EP + Demo

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2001 Tristesse hivernale Demo Alcest 2 1

Other

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2007 Tristesse hivernale / Aux funérailles du monde... Alcest / Angmar 2

Broadcast + Live

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2012 BBC Live Session Live Alcest 5 2

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