Monday, September 30, 2013

MEON - When Each At Least Unto Himself Shall Waken [2013]

Méon is the post rock/Experimental solo project of Adi Lincoln, composer and multi-instrumentalist, The project was debuted in early 2012. Méon's sound is characterized by ambient soundscapes, instrumentals & drones along with experimental guitar work, few tracks that combine strings and classical themes. Méons sound drives to be thought as vast abstract winter landscapes painted with sound.














Genre - Post-rock | Drone | Experimental
Country - UK (London)
Label - Unsigned
Youtube

01. Within We Go, We Go Without
02. Nothing Changes but Clock Hands That Move Implacably from Twelve to One
03. The Man At the Edge of the Desert
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Artist request.

Friday, September 27, 2013

NORTH&SOUTH - North&south (EP) [2013]














Genre - Post-rock | Ambient | Experimental
Country - USA (Miami, FL)
Sounds like - Caspian, Tides From Nebula, TWDY
Label - Unsigned
Contact - northandsouth.band@gmail.com
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01. Bath Salts
02. A Song for Separation
03. Through the Wormhole
04. Heading Midwest
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Burning post-rock.
¤¤¤ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ¤¤¤

Thursday, September 26, 2013

350TERIC - Echoes (EP) [2013]

For the contemporary and modern music enthusiasts, with distinguished taste for odd time rhythmic structures and multi-layered harmonic melodies. A progressive wave of “metal” that is original, sophisticated, emotional and escapismic, in the same time very organic and groovy.















Genre - Progressive Metal | Experimental Rock
Country - Macedonia
Sounds like - Between Scale The Summit, Dream Theater and Jeff Loomis.
Label - Unsigned
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01. Beacon of the Old World
02. Echoes
03. Florence
04. John Victory
05. Qfwfq
06. Thunderer
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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

XEHANORT - Awaken in a Different Dimension [2013]














Genre - Progressive Deathcore | Black-metal | Atmospheric Djent | Experimental Mathcore
Country - USA
Sounds like - Øscillatör, The Breathing Process, 7 Horns 7 Eyes, Substructures
Label - Unsigned
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01. Entry I: The Unknown
02. Entry II: Colossus
03. Entry III: Wyvern
04. Entry IV: Atronachs
05. Entry V: Cerberus
06. Entry VI: Susano’o
07. Entry VIII: Heartless
08. Entry IX: Nazgul
09. Entry X: Baphomet
10. Entry XI: Reprieve
11. Entry XII: Discovery
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Brutal, epic, crazy.
¤¤¤ TOTALLY INSANE ¤¤¤

Saturday, September 21, 2013

AESTHESYS - Ascendere (EP) [2013]














Genre - Post-rock | Ambient | Classical
Country - Russian Federation (Moscow)
Influences - EITS, God Is An Astronaut, Sigur Rós, Balmorhea, Pink Floyd, Tool, Gregor Samsa...
Label - Dunk! Records
Official Website || Facebook

01. Moving Forward
02. Arise From Dreams of Thee
03. Anemoi
04. La Torre del Silenzio
05. Sailing to Constantinople
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Friday, September 20, 2013

QUALIA - Everything Is Going To Be Fine [2013]

Qualia is an instrumental ambient/post-rock music project of Dan Leader from Cambs, UK. What started as a simple hobby became full time explorations and recordings. Qualias music captures something meaningful and colorful evoking the listener to listen to himself and quiet the world without and dive into the wall of sound created by amazing guitar layering, ambient landscapes and noise experimentations.














Genre - Post-rock | Ambient | Shoegaze
Country - UK (Cambridge)
Sounds like - TWDY, Sigur Ros, Caspian, The Album Leaf
Label - Justnoisemusic
Contact - dpleader88@gmail.com
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01.A Welcome
02.Petrichor
03.Slæpwerigne
04.Cirriform
05.Wings
06.Be Curious
07.Warmer
08.New Season
09.Stratiform
10.Feathers
11.Bloom
12.An Afternoon
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What a beautiful album, full of emotion.
¤¤ ¤¤¤ ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL ¤¤¤ ¤¤

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

HYPNOS - The fall [2013]

Massive, burdensome, melancholic and neurotic These are the colors that emanate from the musical spectrum of Hypnos. 
 Founded in 2011 in Lyon – FR, composed of members from the groups Neuromas, Pi, Violence From Within and Gentle Art Of Making Noise, the band recorded, in winter 2013, their first album, The Fall.














Genre - Atmospheric Sludge | Post-metal
Country - France (Lyon)
Sounds like - Neurosis, Cult Of Luna, Fall Of Efrafa, Isis
Label - Unsigned
Contact - contact@hypnosband.com
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01. Burden
02. Arrow
03. Phantasm
04. [h]elle - The Fall
05. [h]elle - Abyss
06. Beast
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Heavy, melancholic and powerful. Welcome to the new lords of sludge.
(and i dont say that because this is side-project of my bass player!!)
¤¤¤ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ¤¤¤

Monday, September 16, 2013

ALINDA - Alinda [2013]














Genre - Atmospheric Post-hardcore | Screamo
Country - Ukraine (Kiev)
Label - Unsigned
Myspace

01. Потому что разум должен победить
02. Заводи мотор!
03. Хвосты комет
04. Любая дорога ведет в тупик
05. Мгла
06. В космосе нет утра
07. В тревожном затишье
08. Леди Совершила Дурное
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Great post-hardcore band with emo/screamo touch.
Also check the first album here (more post-rock, really beautiful!)

Saturday, September 14, 2013

CLOUDKICKER - Subsume [2013]














Genre - Atmospheric Djent | Post-metal | Progressive
Country - USA (Columbus)
Sounds like - Cloudkicker!!
Label - Unsigned
Official

01. The warmth of the daytime seemed like a dream now.
02. A weather front was stalled out in the Pacific--like a lonely person, lost in thought, oblivious of time.
03. He would be riding on the subway or writing formulas on the blackboard or having a meal or (as now) sitting and talking to someone across a table, and it would envelop him like a soundless tsunami.
04. You could laugh forever but never end up happy.
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Ben Sharp come back to the source laying the direct result of 'Discovery' and 'Beacons', thing i expected for a long time and finally happened...it made my day!!!

¤ ¤¤ ¤¤¤ TOTALLY INSANE / MASTERPIECE ¤¤¤ ¤¤ ¤

Friday, September 13, 2013

NONSUN - Sun Blind Me [2013]

Nonsun is a doom/drone/sludge metal duo from Lviv, Ukraine. Formed in 2011 by Goatooth (guitars, bass, vocals) and Alpha (drums). Nonsun started with a 4-track (but 48-minute) demo EP "Good Old Evil" which was self-released in December 2012. EP "Sun Blind Me", which consists of 2 new tracks plus 2 songs from the demo, was released in September 2013 through Breathe Plastic Records (DIY tape label from the Netherlands) as a limited edition of 50 cassettes and Drowning (drone/doom net-label from Denmark) as a free download.















Genre - Doom | Drone | Dark-ambient
Country - Ukraine (Lviv)
Sounds like - Sunn o)))
Label - Breathe Plastic/Drowning Records
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01. Rain Have Mercy
02. Forgotten Is What Never Was
03. Alphomega (Part I: Sunlit Darkness)
04. Alphomega (Part II: Upward Blindness)
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Low, slow & heavy are the watchword.

Thursday, September 12, 2013

NEMERTINES - Mechta O Mechte (EP) [2013]















Genre - Atmospheric Djent | Math-metal
Country - Russian Federation
Label - Unsigned
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01. You Are The Centre Of The Universe
02. The Snake
03. Makes Me Feel Like Shit
04. Sick Kiss
05. She Is A Lesbian (Album version)
06. Stool
07. Perfect
08. Ordinary Day
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Heavy new shit.
¤¤¤ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ¤¤¤





Wednesday, September 11, 2013

MOLIA FALLS - The lost tapes [2013]














Genre - Post-rock | Ambient | Indie
Country - Sweden
Sounds like - Mogwai, Moonlit Sailor, Signal Hill
Label - Unsigned
Contact - moliafalls@skdsounds.com

01. All is Right
02. We left time
03. Angel Hills (Original Version)
04. Foil Cursor
05. Dawson's Law
06. The Flooding
07. Requiem For a Guesthouse
08. Margate Seafront
09. Ringside Rock Bottom
10. Slowgaze
11. Exceed by Far (original version)
12. Farrah (Bonus demo track)
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¤¤¤ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ¤¤¤
New demo released this month here.

Monday, September 9, 2013

PASKURA - Spika [2013]














Genre - Progressive Rock | Post-metal | Indie
Country - Russian Federation (Moscow)
Sounds like - Between Long Distance Calling, A Perfect Circle and Faith No More
Label - Unsigned
Facebook | Vk

01. Raven Nulu
02. Confuser
03. Prelude (to Dubbed Imagination)
04. Mare : Sleep
05. Mare : Paralysis
06. Erasmus
07. Traffic
08. Falll
09. Romance
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Excellent progressive rock band.

Friday, September 6, 2013

MEMOIRS OF A SECRET EMPIRE - Memoirs of a Secret Empire (EP) [2013]














Genre - Post-rock | Ambient | Indie
Country - Portugal
Sounds like - Pg. Lost, Russian Circles, Caspian
Label - Unsigned
Contact - memoirsofasecretempire@gmail.com
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01. Dawn
02. Sunset
03. Night I
04. Night II
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Awesome post-rock band.
¤¤¤ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ¤¤¤

REVOK - Grief is my new moniker [2011]

Accueillant en son sein des membres de feu Gameness et de Belle Epoque, Revok oriente ses sonorités vers un côté obscur, écorché vif, d'une intensité brutale, forçant l'auditeur à pénetrer son univers riche en émotions fortes.














Genre - Chaotic Post-hardcore
Country - France (Paris)
Influences - Neurosis, Earth, Breach, GY!BE, Denali, Jesus Lizard, Celan
Label - Music Fear Satan / Denovali
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01. Mile end
02. Grief is my new moniker
03. Tunnel
04. To serve more
05. Somewhere between nowhere and goodbye
06. Ephemerol skies
07. Caught in the shelter
08. Constellation of black holes
09. The glowing edge
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Be sure to listen this band when it will be the end of the world.

Thursday, September 5, 2013

ROOK - Unfinity (EP) [2013]














Genre - Atmospheric & Progressive Djent
Country - UK (London)
Sounds like - Animals As Leader, Vildhjarta, Gru
Label - Unsigned
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01. i. Prelude; All That Is
02. ii. Is
03. iii. a. Everything Is Mostly Nothing Part 1
04. iii. b. Everything Is Mostly Nothing Part 2
05. iv. Interlude; All That Will Be
06. v. Will Be
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Heavy atmospheres and technicly incredible.
¤¤¤ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ¤¤¤



Wednesday, September 4, 2013

MAETH - Oceans Into Ashes [2013]














Genre - Psychedelic Post-metal | Math-Rock | Experimental
Country - USA (St Paul, MN)
Label - Unsigned
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01. Prayer
02. The Sea in the Winter
03. Nomad
04. Sages
05. Wolves
06. Burning Turquoise
07. Fossil Eyes
08. Troödon
09. Blackdamp
10. Eulogy
11. Big Sky
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Excellent new release, sounds like no other band, very unique.

WHEN CLOUDS COLLIDE - Live From the Office [2013]

When Clouds Collide is a post-rock duo from New Jersey comprised of Matt O’Connor and Michael Coyle. Their debut LP – entitled We’re Just Making Sound – was completely self-produced. Both members wrote, recorded, and produced the album with the exception for a few parts written and recorded by Russ Frank and Ryan Lederer. Their influences range among several genres and include bands such as Minus the Bear, This Will Destroy You, Cloudkicker, and many more.















Genre - Post-rock | Ambient
Country - USA (New-Jersey)
Sounds like - TWDY, GIAA, Mogwai
Label - Oxide Tones
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01. Liftoff
02. Exosphere
03. Apollo
04. Monolith
05. Farewell
06. Lost Cosmonauts
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Nice post-rock album.

Monday, September 2, 2013

WHEN PROPHECY FAILS - Everything Ever, At Once. (EP) [2013]

When Prophecy Fails are a UK Progressive Metal 4 piece. They strive to create music which is powerful and thought provoking, priding themselves on having both a versatile mindset and strong determination for a high standard of songwriting. This results in a high-energy live performance which is sharp and well rehearsed.















Genre - Progressive Rock | Atmospheric Djent
Country - UK
Sounds like - Between Tesseract, A Perfect Circle and Deftones
Label - Unsigned
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01. Rite
02. Stairway Wit
03. Everything Ever, At Once.
04. Letters From a Mute
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Sunday, September 1, 2013

NAVIRE CREUX - Incendiary (EP) [2011]














Genre - Post-metal | Post-rock
Country - Singapore
Sounds like - Caspian, Russian Circles, Tides From Nebula
Label - Unsigned
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01. Fading Out
02. Incendiary
03. Tmwktl
04. Mistreat
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Sweet post-metal project submitted by artist request.
Last release 'Reprobate' out on September 1st is available here.
¤¤¤ HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ¤¤¤