Reviews

7.8

The White Mega Giant – TWMG

Is there a beauty in darkness? When I think of beauty, I think about it in a very positive way, like the beauty of…

8.3

Beware of Safety – Lotusville

[NOTE: Have you ever played a game of football? Did you ever put all your might into kicking that ball, and then missing the…

7.8

Nomia – Iron and Rust

Imagine what the love child of Russian Circles and Isis would sound like…Spacey, ethereal melodies that could sooth even the wildest of beasts. Crushing…

7.5

Other Mountains – Mare’s Nest

Other Mountains market “Mare’s Nest” as being a post-emo record, which makes me ponder on the prefix “post-” and its consequential meaning. For the…

9.5

Equals – Tracts

Wait what’s this? Clapping to start a post-rock song?!” Immediately the Texas-based band EQUALS managed to catch my attention with their debut full-length album…

7.8

E Gone – All the Suns of the Earth

“I imagine standing in one of those piss-perfumed ATM-sheds on a drunken night, awaiting my turn to pull some precious money from that monster-machine…

7.8

Black Walls – Communion

The colour black is a much frequented subject in the world of rock ‘n roll. Bands like Black Label Society and Black Sabbath, albums…

8.3

Appalaches – Mòn

I remember reading “The Pilgrim’s Progress from This World to That Which Is to Come; Delivered under the Similitude of a Dream.” by John…

8

EYOT – Similarity

Jazz is definitely one of these genres that were always there in the modern music and that will be played until the end of…

7.5

La Mar – Tides

People who stand up against the hegemony of the English language in rock music have always had my special interest. Something that has led…

7.5

Band Review: Kusanagi

Post-rock and neighbouring genres, usually instrumental, are, more often than not, being accused of seeming sad and melancholic. Since I personally don’t agree with…

7.3

The Movements – Like Elephants 1+2

It’s hard to put your feelings into words, conveying what you think, across several media and onto the paper. Even now, after listening for…

8.5

Pray for Sound – Dreamer

There is one thing that I can’t stand about the current post-rock movement and it’s the fact that everything needs to be so dreamy….