2012 Year End Review Round Up

Orbit Over Luna – 京都​/​奈良 – Kyōto​/​Nara EP – 87% Orbit over Luna is the work of Shannon Penner from Toronto, Ontario, Canada and is a primarily an ambient instrumental project that occasionally crosses into post-rock territory. Penner lists all the usual suspects you would expect to find as his influences: Hammock, Boards of Canada, […]

Review Roundup: Qualia – “Kaleidoscopes” – 79%, “Resonance” – 86% and “Ambient Improvisations” – 77%

In today’s review round up we take a look at Qualia’s latest offerings. With these releases, Qualia has now put out six albums this year! Quite an impressive amount of content. Qualia – Kaleidoscopes – 79% The one man project from Cambs, UK has had quite the 2012 producing 6 albums worth of content. While […]

Review Round Up #4

té – Oto no Naka no ‘Keiren Teki’ na Bi wa, Kannen wo Koe Nikutai ni Otozureru Yasei no Senritsu EP – 80% Japanese post/math-rockers Té are explosive and aggressive in this EP which features 3 new tracks and a live show recorded earlier this year. Bold, heavy and rhythmic would best describe the three […]

Review Roundup #3

Toe – The Future is Now EP – 82% Japanese post/math rocker’s TOE are back with their latest release “The Future is  Now.” This is their latest release to 2009’s album “For Long Tomorrow” and is quite  short clocking in at just under 16 minutes over four tracks. Typical quirky and fun math rock blended […]

Review Round Up #1

In an effort to catch up on the backlog of post-rock releases this year that postrockstar hasn’t reviewed yet, we’ll be doing short review wrap ups until we are caught up. This is the first installment of what shall now be known as “Review Round Up” Nathaniel Noton-Freeman – Whorl – 89% Nathaniel Noton-Freeman is […]