Travelogue 2014: Top Ten Post Rock

Melodic post rock paints on a huge canvas with a diverse palette ranging from tonal colors and minimalist arrangements to exuberant crescendos and from lyrical romanticism to just plain frenetic energy. Whatever part of the spectrum they cover, each of these ten albums released in 2014 will fill your ears and head with great sounds. Turn the volume up to 11 and enjoy the dopamine flood.

Click on the cover art to discover/order any album and scroll down to listen to a sample from each.


Young and Courageous
Tides of Man
Independent

Sines
Jakob
The Mylene Sheath

Put the Beast Out of Mind
Glories
Independent

Eschaton
Waking Aida
Robot Needs Home

The Madrean
Whale Fall
Independent

BLAUWGEEL
All Shall Be Well
Independent

Saudade
I/O
Independent

You Are Surrounded
Sora Shima
Independent

SUNLESS
To Destroy a City
n5MD

Forms
The Sound of Rescue
Independent

Selected Tracks

‘Eyes Like Strange Sins’ by Tides of Man

‘Emergent’ by Jakob

‘Just Be Remembered’ by Glories

‘This Isn’t Even My Final Form’ by Waking Aida

‘The Dawn Thief’ by Whale Fall

‘Some Speak of the Future, Others of the Past’ by All Shall Be Well

‘Warship’ by I/O

‘Acidhouse’ by Sora Shima

‘Escape/Return’ by To Destroy a City

‘x’ by The Sound of Rescue

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