Best Post Rock BandsInsertNameHere
The Top TenXW
No one can create an epic as perfect as Godspeed can even once. And Godspeed has created countless songs that fully embody the word "epic"
The ultimate post-rock pioneers.
Although explosions are insanely good, Lift Yr Skinny fists like antennas to heaven is the greatest album of all time.
This Genre is so good its impossible to have a top ten of it, amazing music that will make you think!
The greatest post-rock ever!V4 Comments
This is the band that made me fall in love with post rock. Their songs your hand in mine, the only moment we were alone, six days at the bottom of the ocean and so many more just take you away from this planet!
They are pretty bland and dull except The Earth is Not a Cold Dead Place and Those Who Tell the Truth
Your Hand in Mine is my favorite track so naturally they are my favourite band.
To dream, think and enjoyV2 Comments
Very atmospheric band with vocalist who has voice of angel.
They have written some brilliant compositions like Olsen Olsen, Untitled 3. There best album is (). In my point of view, Sigur Ros deserve 2nd place. On the first place I will vote for God is an astronaut!
I liked that video with the two boys kissing laugh out loud - fanyfany
This band is even better than Godspeed You! Black Emperor. And that's saying something.V7 Comments
Glasgow Mega-Snake. An astounding post-rock piece. Give Mr. Beast a listen, you won't regret it.
Amazing post-rock listen to Scotlands Shame it is brilliant, I listen to it every night before I fall asleep. - dragon13304V1 Comment
'All is violent, All is Bright' is probably the best all-pervasive soul-stirring piece of music you will ever get, those entire set of 52:09 timespace of serenity.
GIAA has been with me through a lot. If you haven't listened to them yet, look up these songs and I hope they will convert you:
-First Day of Sun
-Sunrise in Aries
-Forever Lost (Reprise)
-Suicide By Star
Note: Without Slint, none of these other bands on this list would exist. I would definitely go as far as calling them the Beatles of Post Rock. - InsertNameHere
Spiderland is one of the greatest albums of all time, and the most important of all post rock albums. Sigur Rós is one of my favorite bands, but they aren't Post-Rock in my opinion, so I vote for Slint. - mattlolV1 Comment
The best band ever they really know how to play their emotions
Do you guys really think Mono is only just the ninth best post-rock band?
Mono are amazing, they are above every imaginable top.
The "Hymn" album (i don't remember the complete name :c ) was such an amazing masterpiece
One brilliant band.V4 Comments
This band is incredible. Honestly if you haven't listened to Young Mountain or their self-titled album, you're missing out. This deserves to be up in the top three on the list.
A Three-Legged Workhorse and The Mighty Rio Grande were the first songs I heard from this group. Still my two favorites. Excellent band.
My first Post-Rock band... I fell in love from the first second...V1 Comment
Do not think just listen up!
When you hear You Are The Conductor, Tertia, The Four Trees, you just get the feels of the band. My favorite one is "Loft" goes strong at the beginning the gets little quiet with a few guitar notes and then the EXPLOSION man, damn. Such a Great Band.
With their latest release, Caspian for me have captured something truly special. Post-rock is about the evolution of rock into ever-interesting forms, and while better known bands exist in their admittedly vast bubbles, Caspian exist in several, turning country, electonic and progressive elements into a stirring concoction of post-rock excellence!
I could listen to Sycamore all day, and it would still give me goosebumps. Phenomenal band.
My favourite post-rock band! From whispers to all-out wall of noise, their music will never fail to make you feel as if you were on a rollercoaster of emotion.V1 Comment
I love the mix in metalic sounds and melody, the crecendos, the armony in all that chaosV4 Comments
Wild Light is a masterpiece.V1 Comment
Swans isn't really post rock except for their 2 latest albums, The Seer and To Be Kind. - SammySpore
They created the genre along with Slint, of course they should be in the top ten!
Only 15 guys? Really? Laughing Stock is one of the greatest releases of all time.
Post-rock wouldn't be a thing without these guys.
Maybeshewill - To The Skies From A Hillside and Maybeshewill - Farewell Sarajevo. Listen to these two and you will vote for it until you make it number 1 in this list. No clue how is this band this much down on the list.
Greatly underrated but you won't regret it! "He films the Clouds Part 2" is simply amazing!V1 Comment
Sleep dealer is not very famous artist. one man band Sleep dealer has many great compositions. My favorite album is Imminence.
If they played this music at your funeral there wouldn't be a dry eye in the churchV1 Comment
Related ListsBest Rock/Metal/Grunge Bands of the Post-90s Best Modern (Post 1980s) Progressive Rock Bands Best Rock Bands of All Time Best Japanese Rock Bands Best Punk Rock Bands
List StatsUpdated 10 Dec 2016
5 years, 173 days old
Top Remixes (6)
3. Explosions in the Sky
2. Sigur Ros
3. Explosions in the Sky
3. Sigur Ros
View All 6