You’ve managed to piss off a large part of your fan base! And you’ve done that while making an absolute masterpiece. “Congratulations” may not be as immediately likeable as your debut album, but damn is it awesome!
If you’re put off by their new direction at first, I implore you to give it a few more listens. It’s one of those albums whose beauty and magnificence reveals itself gradually.
…And now I can’t wait to see some new video from these guys!