post rock | Musicosity

post rock

As Cities Burn

As Cities Burn was a (earlier material), (midway) and (later) band from Mandeville, LA that formed in 2002. As an unsigned act, the group accomplished impressive success touring and selling thousands of copies of their two EPs. Their success drew the attention of Solid State Records, who signed them in 2004. ACB released its first full length album, Son, I Loved You At Your Darkest, on June 21 of 2005, and was featured in Solid State's Young Bloods Tour with The Chariot, Showbread, and He Is Legend.

Artist Type: 

For a Minor Reflection

Hailing from Iceland FaMR comprises of four 20-year-olds. Their music is best described as energetic, melodious post-rock, though being the natural creative visionaries they are, the band expand and even subvert their style with almost every song. Their self-produced debut album Reistu þig við, sólin er komin á loft..., a mesmerizing, hour-long tapestry featuring six songs and recorded over a weekend in Iceland.

Artist Type: 
Audio : 

Cassie

There are two bands/artists with this name: 1. An American model, R&B singer, and occasional actress
2. A Finnish dream-pop/shoegaze/post-rock band 1. Cassandra Ventura (born on August 26, 1986) is an American model, R&B singer, and occasional actress. She is best known for her single Me & U, which became a hit in the summer of 2006. Cassie was born in New London, Connecticut, United States and moved to New York City and continued modeling; she attended classes at the Broadway Dance Center. Meanwhile, music producer Ryan Leslie spotted her at clubs and parties in late 2004.

Artist Type: 

Sparta

There are at least two bands by the name of Sparta. 1. An American alternative rock band active in the 2000's
2. A British metal band active in the 1980's
1. Sparta is an band which formed in El Paso, Texas in 2001. The band originally consisted of Jim Ward (vocals), Paul Hinojos (guitar) and Tony Hajjar (drums), all former members of At the Drive-In. After a brief stint with Erick Sanger, the three of them recruited Matt Miller, an El Paso native and then-bassist of Belknap to become the band's permanent bassist.

Read more about Sparta on Last.fm.

Artist Type: 

Galleries

DOWNLOAD GALLERIES EP FOR FREE AT http://www.slowreceiver.co.uk/releases/galleries "Given that their influences reads like a who's who of the noughties' greatest bands (Sigur Rós, Jimmy Eat World, The National, Interpol, Yeah Yeah Yeahs), Glaswegian newcomers Galleries are clearly aiming for the stars. If you like the idea of a less self-conscious and more approachable version of post-rock, this could well be your favourite new Scottish band. The Pop Cop does and Galleries are." Article from The Pop Cop's hottest 10 tips for 2010.

Artist Type: 
Audio : 

Mogwai

Mogwai is a post-rock band from Glasgow formed in 1995 that have become one of the most influential and best known bands in their genre. They compose lengthy, mostly instrumental guitar-based pieces in the style of post-rock, usually focused around the elaboration of a single theme, and are known traditionally for their quiet/loud dynamic, defined bass riffs, and an eminent ambient sound, sometimes dark and sometimes grand.

Artist Type: 
Audio : 

Nothing People

A heavy band that hails from Orland, California. Orland has a few traveler services on I-5 at Highway 32, but not as many as Willows, Williams, or Corning. Nothing People have four records out and few 7 inch singles. But not as many records or singles as Hawkwind, The Buzzcocks or The Scientists.

Artist Type: