Neko Nine is a band from Yaroslavl, Russia. It was started as one-man project in 2009 by Seva Shaposhnikov. Focused on post-rock, post-metal and electronic atmospheric music this one-man band released “My stars” EP in 2010, and the album “Summer is you” in 2011. In December 2011 the project became a four piece band rereleasing “Summer is you”(…)
Jambinai (잠비나이) is a three-peice band from South Korea. This unique post-rock & post-metal band has a very interesting sound due to using traditional Korean instruments in their melodies. They have really atmospheric, emotional and heavy sound that’s charming you through your ears. With winning the 2011 Hello Rookie Jury Prize Jambinai came up with(…)
Capture of the Sky is a band playing music with an interesting mixture of post-hardcore, screamo and post-rock. The band’s post-rock influences give their sound an atmospheric and harmonic mood. Formed in early 2010, in Tokyo, Japan, the group are working hard and have released three self-produced demo CDs. Two of them you can download(…)
Formed in January 2006, リサ＝オフリー (LISA=OFFREE) take post-rock’s grandeur amplifying it to garage-rock excess, creating an unpredictable, accessible, groovy pop-rock concoction that seems a lot like post-rock-meets-pop. リサ＝オフリー (LISA=OFFREE) members are frontman Nakajima Naoto, guitarist Kubo Taishi, bass player Fujinami Daisuke and drummer Yamanaka Tadasi.
49 Morphines (49몰핀즈) is the first screamo band from Korea and consists of members who are professional traditional Korean musicians. The band’s dark sound with beautiful and harmonic melodies, mixes with anguished vocals making their music deep and atmospheric. Often people compare them with another well known Japanese band envy. 49 Morphines >are Seong Si-Yeong (vocal),(…)
Avant-garde 2L8 is post punk, pop, rock, hardcore, post rock and at the same time nothing like that — 2L8 is the project of K the Clown and a team of collaborators and musicians based in Thessaloniki, Northern Greece. Their music is rewarding, challenging and lurches deftly between emotional intimacy, ambition and uncompromising experimentation.
Members are: Shigeyuki Suzuki – vocal, guitar Daisuke Takeda – guitar Hirofumi Ueda – bass Hiroki Sagawa – drums Hiroki Furutani (Kuroi Mori) – pro-tools, synthesizer SAKAMOTO – bass (ex-member) Shibuya – drums (ex-member) THE CREATOR OF is Japanese band that mixes different genres such as hardcore, alternative rock, post-rock, psychedelic rock, punk and others(…)
From The Outside is an electronic rock music project from Brazil. Actually it’s a solo-project by young and purposeful Rafael Veiga, who’s writing and recording all music. In his music you can find post-rock and ambient influences, and also some experimental tunes and light breezing of trance and IDM music. Powerful meeting of rock and(…)
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!
Arktika is a post-rock-band from Cologne, Germany. Their sound can bedescribed as post-rock, post-core or sludge. Arktika was founded in 2008 by Marc (vocals and the one responsible for lyrics), Jürgen (guitars), Jan (bass), Tim (guitars) and Jürgen (drums).
Vietnamese music scene is very little known in the world. But you can find there many interesting and great music projects. And post-rock band Time Keeper is one of them. They started activity only few month ago trying to show people another side of modern culture of Vietnam. If you are in love with beautiful and(…)
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,(…)
Born in Hiroshima, Kashiwa Daisuke (柏大輔) started off as the composer and guitarist of post-rock band yodaka in 2001. Being inspired by the band’s psychedelic sound due to a post-rock approach, and by Maurizio Bianchi, he started a solo project in 2004.
iambic² (or iambic) is amazing solo-project from England. Guy Andrews aka iambic is young talented musician and producer playing beautiful and atmospheric ambient music with post-rock and jazz influences. Started in 2007 he did already few releases, he took part in many European events and continue to win the audience.
The Best Pessimist is a one-man project by Sergey Lunev, Ukraine. The project was formed in 2009 and had 4 releases. His music is a fusion of post-rock, ambient and electronica with strong piano lines. His music has an influence of such bands as The American Dollar, God Is An Astronaut, French Teen Idol and(…)
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.
Albinobeach is post rock band from Jozi, South Africa, their music is ethereal, dreamlike and extradonary. While experimenting with samples and programming, Albinobeach draws on varying influences from many musical cultures and genres; jazz, progressive rock, metal, electronica, down tempo, trip hop, and traditional folk music. In 2006, Garrick van der Tuin (drums), Kalin Pashaliev(…)
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(…)
EXXASENS was born in April 2007 in Barcelona as a solo project by Jordi Ruiz, guitarist of Playmotive and Kyba bands. During 4 years he released three albums and have plans to increase activity and more. He plays some variations of post-rock and post-metal. In EXXASENS music you can find influences of such bands as(…)
The Capelin is a new-come band from Taiwan. They’re playing mixture of alternative and post-rock with British influences. Their music is full of atmosphere and melancholic emotions. Few times ago band released debut album “hereweare” and now starts to become more known among admirers of post-rock music.
witxes is Maxime Vavasseur’s electronic/rock solo project from France. Few months ago he released debut album “Scrawls #01″, where we can hear a lot of variations of different music styles. These are dark ambient atmosphere, abstract structures, slow and dense sounds with inclusions of post-rock elements. Dark, but not oppressive.
Hijos de Mayo is a 4-piece band from Eindhoven, the Netherlands. They describe their music as stonernoisepostrock / poststonernoiserock. It’s a heavy riffs, wide sounds and psychedelic atmospheres with accompaniment of female vocal. But Hijos de Mayo started out as an instrumental band in 2006. And only in 2008 excellent singer Boukje joined band. Hijos de(…)
Blueneck was formed in 2000 in North Somerset. Beginning their career with thriving live activity, they finally entered in the studio to record new songs. Blueneck’s music is a virtuosic interlacement ambient atmospherics and post-rock motives, dark rhythms and swirling crescendos. Piano, violins and soaring guitars fills every their melody with dark and melancholic feelings. Now(…)