ArcTanGent Festival 2014 Clash Guide Pt. 1

ArcTanGent Festival is only in its second year, but is already becoming one of the biggest events for post-rock, math-rock and other experimental genres. It is the first festival that I have been to where I’m guaranteed to miss some incredible bands just because they clash with other incredible bands. So in an attempt to […]

By popular demand: Postrockstar 50-two #2 – A spotify playlist series!

Because we had such a warm response to our first playlist, James has gone ahead and created a follow-up playlist in what will now be a likely ongoing series entitled Postrockstar 50-Two. This playlist features two songs from 50 different post-rock artists and is over an hour of excellent musical goodness. This time around we’ve […]

Postrockstar 50-Two: A Spotify Playlist

Today we have a very special treat for our readers. James has finished work on a playlist entitled “50-Two”, which contains 100 tracks from 50 of his personal favorite Post-rock & Ambient artists. If you are unfamiliar with Spotify it is completely free to try. If you are familiar with it, simply click the banner […]

New project ‘Release The Long Ships’ debut first song “Snow”

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/153039710″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”300″ iframe=”true” /] Kapiller Ferenc, who you may know as the mastermind behind the solo project Rain Catalogue, has released the first song entitled “Snow” from a new project called ‘Release The Long Ships’ . Ferenc, a friend of the site, has also graciously agreed to and begun working on the […]

Those Among Us Are Wolves’ latest album “This State is Conscious” releasing Monday April 28th + album release show

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/144814350″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”300″ iframe=”true” /] Those Amongst Us Are Wolves are releasing their new album This State Is Conscious, on April 28th, 2014. The album will be available via the band’s bandcamp page found here. Postrockstar will have full review of ‘This State of Conscious’ in the coming weeks. Recorded at Flipside Studios, […]

Larkahl – Journal

James – “Our buddies Larkahl recently sent along their press package to us and while we might have time to review this album in the future, we are so back loaded with albums that we wouldn’t be able to get to it in a timely manner. Instead we offer you the press package that was […]

Deep Elm Records Offers Name Your Price (No Minimum) Downloads On Entire Catalog of 200+ Albums (Press Release)

Attention, People of Earth: Deep Elm Records is pleased to announce that we are now offering downloads of every album in our catalog (200+) on a Name Your Price (no minimum) basis. Fan support of our artists is a key element in the creation of music that inspires, excites and consoles. It’s all about bands […]

2013 Year End Awards

It has been a whirlwind year here at Postrockstar as we put the finishing touches on our first full calendar year reviewing and promoting all things relevant to the world of Post-Rock and instrumental music. This year we were able review 73 albums and promoted 150 other albums, constantly offering our readers fresh new music […]

Spotify Playlist of EVERY album featured on Postrockstar in 2013

We have a New Years treat for all you spotify users out there. We’ve gone ahead and compiled a playlist featuring EVERY available on spotify album & EP that was featured on Postrockstar in 2013. This massive 855 track playlist spans over 87 hours of music. This playlist is our way of saying thanks by […]

Our 2013 Year End Awards are coming!

Just a quick note letting everyone know that our 2013 Year End Awards will be posted on FRIDAY!  After much internal debate and discussion, the winners have been decided and we are putting the finishing touches on our presentation of the awards. This year we are giving away 14 awards to the very best and […]