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The Top Ten
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 best post rock band ever, at least for me!V 5 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
Every time I'm having a bad day, I'm listening to them. Not always boost my mood but always make day more bearable.
Your Hand in Mine is my favorite track so naturally they are my favourite band.V 3 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
They always take listeners somewhere else. No matter if Icelandic or Hopelandic landscape.V 8 Comments
Glasgow Mega-Snake. An astounding post-rock piece. Give Mr. Beast a listen, you won't regret it.
Still producing great music...
Ep+6 makes me depressive - Naonao
Amazing post-rock listen to Scotlands Shame it is brilliant, I listen to it every night before I fall asleep. - dragon13304
'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.
Best post rock band
I can't do my work without GIAA's music. It's just impossible.
All songs are just great!
The rest of the bands do not share this attribute..
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. - mattlolV 1 Comment
One of the best! Listen to songs like Djed, Seneca and TNT and you'll know what I mean - RandomPerson1234
The best band ever they really know how to play their emotions
Mono is simply amazing.
One brilliant band.
MONO has the uncanny ability of bringing out all of your most memorable moments and making you weep in nostalgia. Every album sends the listener through an orchestral whirlwind of feelings. The album 'Hymn to the Immortal Wind' is perhaps one of the finest musical compositions of all time!
Takaakira Goto and Yoda Suematsu are just another level.
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...
New Language is great. - SammySpore
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.V 1 Comment
I love the mix in metalic sounds and melody, the crecendos, the armony in all that chaosV 4 Comments
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.
The first post rock albums were Spirit of Eden and Laughing Stock - that speaks for someting.
Wild Light is a masterpiece.
Brilliant great emotional band!
I felt in Love with their first track Dust And Blast on The Enjoy Eternal Bliss LP, this is an emotinal Masterpiece, I can�'t wait for their next Album in 2016.
Swans isn't really post rock except for their 2 latest albums, The Seer and To Be Kind. - SammySpore
If they played this music at your funeral there wouldn't be a dry eye in the churchV 1 Comment
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!
To the skies from a hillside is amazing!
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