New Videos from The End of the Ocean and Lights & Motion. New song from Bleakblow!

Postrockstar is making your Thursday 900% better with an infusion of audio and video goodness courtesy of Crescendo-core rockers The End of the Ocean, Lights & Motion and  U.K  post-rockers Bleaklow who are the creators of the 24-minute epic The Sunless Country. First, Bleaklow surprised us all this week by posting their first song in […]

Cult of Luna – Vertikal

Artist Cult of Luna Album ‘Vertikal’ Genre Post-metal Buy/DL EU / US Web Official Website / Facebook Label Indie Recordings (EU) / Density Records (US) Release Jan 25 2013 (EU) / Jan 29 2013 (US) Rating Must Listen The release of ‘Vertikal’ marks the 15th anniversary for Swedish post-metal heavyweights Cult of Luna. It also marks a […]

Microcause – Producing the Universe

Artist Microcause Album Producing The Universe Genre Post-Rock / Math-Rock / Instrumental Buy/DL Bandcamp Web Facebook Label Independent Released Jan 09 2013 Rating Solid Hailing from Madrid, Microcause are a 4-piece post-rock band that combines math-rock influence with doom-metal tones and atmosphere. Their debut album, ‘Producing the Universe’ was released on January 9th and is […]

Weekend Special – Albums we forgot to review in 2012!

It’s always been our intention to review only the newest releases from the calendar year, However as Postrockstar gains popularity and web presence we realize the need to actively uncover and promote all releases that fall under our umbrella regardless of what year they may have been released in. One thing we took away from […]

This Patch of Sky LIVE at Roadrunner Studios

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXCzMmZoxhE] Oregon based post-rockers This Patch of Sky, who released ‘Newly Risen, How Bright You Shine’  last year took to Roadrunner Studios for a live performance. Luckily that performance as well as the band’s thoughts on the post-rock genre was captured on video for us to listen to and enjoy. This Patch of Sky is […]

Roundtable Review: Lights & Motion – ‘Reanimation’

Artist Lights & Motion Album Reanimation Genre Post-rock / Ambient Buy/DL Deep Elm Digital Web Facebook | Soundcloud Label Deep Elm Records Released Jan 16 2013 Rating Very Good / Excellent     In our first roundtable review of 2013 we are examining Lights & Motion’s debut album, ‘Reanimation‘, released January 16th on Deep Elm Records. […]

Sigur Ros Participating in Reddit AMA tomorrow + change to lineup?

Sigur Rós, winners of Postrockstar’s Best album of 2012, will participate in a Reddit Ask Me Anything live q&a session with fans at 3pm est (noon pst, 8pm gmt) tomorrow, Jan 24th. According to their website , “The now three-piece band will be live online talking direct to you from the recording studio in Los […]

Our Ceasing Voice – That Day Last November

Artist Our Ceasing Voice Album That Day Last November Genre Post-rock Buy/DL Bandcamp Web Facebook | Twitter Label Frontal Noize (CD) / Revolvermann Records (Vinyl) Released Jan 18 2013 Rating Very Good Our Ceasing Voice have always been a group whose command of atmosphere and visual soundscapes is one that rivals even the most gargantuan […]

Download Caspian’s 2012 Audiotree session

Popular post-rock band Caspian have just announced that their recorded performance at the Audiotree Studios from September 2012 is now available to purchase. This event was live streamed on the internet and offered the chance for viewers to preview material from the as-of-then unreleased album ‘Waking Season’, which became the runner-up for Post-Rockstar’s Album of the […]

Tortuganónima – ‘Tortuganónima’

Artist Tortuganónima Album Tortuganónima Genre Math-Rock / Post-Rock / Instrumental Buy/DL Bandcamp Web Facebook Label Independent Released Jan 13 2013 Rating Solid Tortuganónima are a relatively undiscovered 4-piece Math-rock/post-rock band from Chile. The band lists the likes of The Mars Volta, GY!BE, Toe and Don Caballero among others under their influences via their facebook page. […]