Staff Picks 2012 – Will Hough’s top 10 albums of 2012

As we conclude our staff picks weeks, we wrap up with a very special guest. As he’s basically a walking encyclopedia full of post-rock knowledge, we asked photographer and friend of the site Will Hough ( to participate in our staff picks week. Although he refused to rank the albums, he did give us his […]

Staff Picks – Shooter’s top 10 albums and songs of 2012

Having previously written reviews for Sputnikmusic, Shooter is Postrockstar’s lead contributor and has been a welcome addition to the site since he joined on two and a half months ago. From the other side of the pond, the 20-something lists Explosions in the Sky, This Will Destroy You, Mono, Caspian and P.G.Lost as his favorite […]

Staff Picks – IamHop’s top 10 albums of 2012

Well…this is awkward, but I’ll introduce myself anyways. Hi, I’m James! I created postrockstar as a way to help smaller bands gain exposure after constantly seeing nothing but the biggest name bands promoted and posted. I’m from Seattle, in my mid-20’s and work for a .com like just about everyone else in Washington State. I […]

Staff Picks – Zicowood’s top 5 albums of 2012

Joining the site two and a half months ago, Zicowoods plays bass in the band Psychojet and comes to us from Belfast. He previously has written for The Silent Ballet and lists his favorite bands as This Will Destroy You, Mono, Russian Circles, Caspian, PG.Lost and And So I Watch You From Afar 1. Musette […]

Staff Picks – Jacob Moss’s top 10 albums of 2012

Jacob Moss joined post-rock about two and a half months ago and is a well accomplished writer who has written a full length book. From Boise, Idaho, he prefers electronic post-rock and lists his favorite bands as Russian Circles, Red Sparowes, GY!BE and 65 Days of Static. 1. Sigur ros – ‘Valtari’ 2. Marriages – […]

Staff Picks – ShaneXedge’s top 10 albums of 2012

We continue staff picks week with our residential guru of all things loud ShaneXedge. Shane prefers Shoegaze and the heavier side of the Post-Rock and Post-Metal genres and before writing for Postrockstar was a PR writer for several online retailers including ThinkGeek. He is also a founding member of the Post-Rock &Beyond room on […]

Staff Picks – Jerome Marshall’s top 5 albums of 2012

As we continue our staff picks week, today we have 23 year old Jerome Marshall who hails from Texas and is a postrockstar writer, blogger and a copywriter for an ad agency. His favorite bands include This Will Destroy You, If These Trees Could Talk and Giraffes? Giraffes! 1. If These Trees Could Talk – […]

Staff Picks – Bryan’s top 10 albums & songs of 2012

This week is staff picks week at Postrockstar! Each day we will be posting our writers favorite songs and albums of 2012. This will lead into to our big 2012 Year End Awards special in roughly a week. Our first staff picks article comes courtesy of Bryan, a well accomplished writer from Pennsylvania. Bryan is […]