post-rock

Explosions in the Sky the Earth is Not a Cold Dead Place

Explosions in the Sky’s ‘The Earth is Not A Cold Dead Place’ built a place of refuge

A titanic entry in the post-rock canon that feels all too appropriate right now.

Wrekmeister Harmonies We Love To Look at the Carnage review

Wrekmeister Harmonies : We Love To Look At the Carnage

The chamber-doom group embraces proper songwriting on this more scaled back release.

Caspian : On Circles

The post-rock outfit adds more layers of atmosphere and more varied instrumentation on their fifth album.

Swans Leaving Meaning review

Swans : Leaving Meaning.

A darker, more nuanced version of the band that dims the lights and pours the wine.

Nous II track stream

Experimental collective Nous (feat. members of Swans, Liturgy) share climactic new track “Look Again At That Dot”

Hear the new track from the band’s upcoming album (the first of three they have planned).

Mark Hollis vinyl reissue

Talk Talk’s Mark Hollis’ solo debut to be reissued on vinyl

The Talk Talk founder’s 1998 solo album being reissued in October.

Explosions in the Sky announce reissues for 20th anniversary

Two of the band’s albums get the reissue treatment in August.

Agaetis Byrjun hall of fame 20th anniversary

Sigur Rós’ Ágætis byrjun didn’t change music forever, but it was a new beginning

Twenty years ago, the band reinvented themselves and delivered a masterpiece.

Mogwai tour dates

Mogwai announce U.S. tour dates

The Glaswegian post-rock troupe takes a tour through the Southwest.

Explosions in the Sky tour

Explosions in the Sky announce 20th anniversary tour

Post-rock outfit celebrates two decades of performing together.

Sigur Ros 20th anniversary reissues

Sigur Rós announce 20th anniversary reissues of Ágætis byrjun

A 7xLP box set is among the different versions being released.

Album of the Week: These New Puritans – Inside the Rose

The UK art-rock outfit, slimmed to a duo, turn their intricate layers into a more accessible form of avant pop.

R.I.P. Talk Talk’s Mark Hollis

The post-rock icon has died at 64.

Mono tour dates

Mono announce tour dates with Emma Ruth Rundle

Japanese post-rock veterans bring doomy singer/songwriter on tour.

Mono Nowhere Now Here review

Mono : Nowhere Now Here

A continuation of the Japanese post-rock band’s well-established sonic terrain.

Talk Talk Spirit of Eden 30th anniversary hall of fame

Talk Talk created a transformative masterpiece on Spirit of Eden

After beginning life as a new wave band, the UK art-rock outfit completely rethought how their music worked.

Mogwai Kin review

Mogwai : KIN

The Glasgow post-rock group add their sixth soundtrack to the catalog, with expectedly excellent results.

El Ten Eleven Bankers Hill review

El Ten Eleven : Banker’s Hill

The L.A. duo still find fresh and fun ideas within the stale realm of post-rock.