Growing up Taiwanese post-rock scene gives us another great band called Selfkill. They are one of the pioneers of post-rock music in Taiwan. They are founded in 2002, it’s an early stage of Taiwanese post-rock. Selfkill already released full album, and very soon new EP 「公路白」(Highway Dawn) will be released!
Kono (Guitar) Hiro (Guitar) Matsuda (Bass 2011- ) Tachibana (Drums) Masa (Bass 2004-2010) Te’ (テ) has been leading and innovating the Japanese post rock and instrumental music scene since its formation in January 2004, in Tokyo, Japan. This skilled group of musicians has proved their contribution to the genre is significant, with dynamic guitar work, […]
Portico Quartet began in 2005. The band was formed by two sets of schoolfriends. At the beginning of their career they played on the streets and gave away their recordings. But the unique sound and passion bring the band to the success. This name the band received after one of their shows was cancelled because […]
Lutris is a instrumental solo-project from Japan. Mixing different genres Lutris makes his music very catchy and it’s hard not to fall into the sounds. The project had several net-releases available on his official Bandcamp. Finally this year the first “physical” release Indistinct Reveries is out on 7th of December.
Sputniks Down is a three-piece instrumental band from Glasgow, Scotland. The band was found in 2001 by Andrew Blue (bass), David Roy (guitar) and Martyn Healy (kearboard). In the early 2000’s the band made a significant impact in Scottish instrumental music scene. Their style can be described as instrumental electronica, but it would be too […]
mellow out is a instrumental post-rock trio from Japan. Their music changes from light melancholic piano passages, that reminds us Sigur Rós, to monumental post-rock riffs, where we can hear echos of envy and Mogwai. And in the end, the great final with explosive noise sound shatters you. And if you have few minutes, check […]
MOUSE ON THE KEYS is a jazzy instrumental trio from Tokyo, Japan. They consist of former members of Nine Days Wonder (a leading band of the Japanese post-rock scene) – Akira Kawasaki (drum, keyboards) and Atsushi Kiyota (piano, keyboards) – along with Daisuke Niitome (piano, keyboards), who has played drums and composed music for jazz-funk/hiphop […]
aqk is a Japanese instrumental post-rock band from Kanagawa formed in 2002. In their songs you can hear echoes, noise and chasing sounds, which help the band’s music to express a “contrast between stillness and motion.” At their early days the band used to play instrumental live with other bands and held out free records […]
With fiery technical brilliance and breathtaking musical interpretation, Neil Zaza has defined himself as the instrumental guitarist with an unparalleled ability to combine solid, catchy songwriting with a keen melodic sense and technical fury. From his virtuoso rock solos, to laying a funk groove, to demonstrating his classical prowess by performing Bach and Mozart compositions, […]
About Tess is an instrumental post rock band consisting of drummers Tetsuro and DKO, bassists Kanz and Miya-Ken, and guitarists Takuto and Kazuya. Their music incorporates extended riffs and rhythms meshing into a seemingly conflicting but intricate dance in sound. You will feel, rather than just watch or listen to About Tess’ music.
No genre restrictions. One man. Many Instruments — Reads, Daniel Tidwell‘s myspace bio. Daniel Tidwell is an independent musician who wears many hats; artist, producer, promoter and record label. This instrumental guitarist’s first album does faithful but inventive covers of classic video game music.
Instrumental vocals are a rare thing in music, and sometimes the lyrics do get in the way. but, not with Volcano Choir. Justin Vernon of Bon Iver and Collections of Colonies of Bees ( Jon Mueller (Drums), Chris Rosenau (Guitar), Dan Spack: (Guitar), Schoenecker (synthesizer), Thomas Wincek (Piano, Guitar). ) join forces under the banner […]
Rustin Hiatt, up and coming guitar virtuoso and composer… Remember that partial sentence, because the music world is about ready to be turned upside down by Mr. Hiatt. …rocks us with Classical, Metal, Blues, Jazz and anything else Rustin Hiatt wants to throw into the mix. This teacher, composer, performer and all around musician’s eclectic […]
Catchy pop hooks, electronic and instrumental talents blend together to The Aprils produce a unique electro-pop sound. The Aprils hold nothing back in creating music that entertains and keeps you coming back for more. The Aprils members are Kentaro Imai [vocal, guitar, and more], Miho Iguchi [vocal, synthesizer] and Yuhki Shotokuji [drums]. I talked with […]
Inspired by Classical, Metal, Blues, and Jazz, Rustin Hiatt has been influenced by a diverse group of artists. Gleaning inspiration from such players as Yngwie Malmsteen, Joe Satriani, Paul Gilbert, Tak Matsumoto, Steve Vai, Akira Takasaki, and Stevie Ray Vaughan.