Mark Oliver’s (Cmn ineed yr hlp) Top Pick’s of 2013

Naturally, when James reached out to me to write a guest “Top 10” post, I was flattered and excited. Then alarmed: I had no idea what I would put on such a list. In a year of many tremendous releases, I had trouble picking out one, let alone ten, that were standout favorites. (As this […]

Kaptain Carbon’s (Tapewyrmmetal.com) Top Picks of 2013

(IamHop: Today’s top picks of 2013 comes to us from our friend Kaptain Carbon, who writes for the site www.tapewyrmmetal.com  and also covers power metal and sword and sorcery reviews at www.HollywoodMetal.com) This list may be a little different than the other ones I have done. I already did a list of best metal in […]

Bryan Yost’s (The End of the Ocean) Top Picks of 2013

Our Guest today is Bryan Yost, Bassist for The End of the Ocean. Currently he’s working on a pretty exciting project which in many ways seems similar to bandcamp, except for books! It’s called Litspring and you can check it out here Click the album art to visit the band’s facebook/bandcamp/website/etc Paysage D’Hiver – Das […]

Epileptic Peat’s (You Bred Raptors?) Top Picks of 2013

Today’s guest top picks are from Epileptic Peat, 8-string Bassist and Glockenspiel player for You Bred Raptors. If you live in the States on the Northern east coast, we HIGHLY recommend getting out to one of their shows! Click the album art to visit the band’s bandcamp/website/social media /etc 1) Wintergatan – Wintergatan “Out of […]

Kit Day’s (Guitarist, This Patch of Sky) top picks of 2013

A new day and a new list courtesy of our friend Kit Day, guitarist for Oregon post-rockers This Patch of Sky. You can check them out on bandcamp or facebook (they just released a hell of an album, check the review here as well) Click the album art to visit the artist’s website/Facebook/bandcamp/etc As In […]

Nathaniel Noton-Freeman’s top picks of 2013

Our guest today is our friend and Ambient/Acoustic artist Nathaniel Noton-Freeman. If you are unfamiliar with his work, please check him out on bandcamp or facebook. Click the album art to visit the artist’s website/Facebook/bandcamp/etc Solium Fatalis – Solium Fatalis “Thick and blistering death metal from my New Hampshire based friends. This album has killer […]

Matt Cherry’s (Guitarist, Maserati) Top Picks of 2013

Kicking off our guest picks week is Matt Cherry of Georgia electronic post-rockers Maserati . You can check them out at http://www.ihaveadagger.net/or check them out on facebook. Click the album art to visit the artist’s website/Facebook/bandcamp/etc Daft Punk – Random Access Memories Daft Punk has always had a huge influence on us.  They’re hard and […]

Foofer’s Top Picks of 2013

 Welcome to Staff Picks week here at Postrockstar! This week our writers will be going over their favorite albums of 2013. Please click the album art to go to the artist’s Bandcamp/Website/Facebook/etc . Set & Setting – Equanimity “Easily my album of the year. Not a single note out of place, not a single song […]

Erich’s Top Picks of 2013

 Welcome to Staff Picks week here at Postrockstar! This week our writers will be going over their favorite albums of 2013. Please click the album art to go to the artist’s Bandcamp/Website/Facebook/etc . Jesu – Everyday I get Closer to the Light from Which I Came “Yep, something beat out Deafheaven. Justin Broadrick again releases […]

Bryan’s Top Picks of 2013

 Welcome to Staff Picks week here at Postrockstar! This week our writers will be going over their favorite albums of 2013. Please click the album art to go to the artist’s Bandcamp/Website/Facebook/etc . Hammock – Oblivion Hymns “Picking this as my album of the year was a tough call, but Hammock does too much with […]