I’m back, so it’s time to post some stuff. First of all, a definition - Wikipedia says that post-rock is a musical genre characterized by the use of instruments commonly associated with rock music, but using rhythms, harmonies, melodies, timbres, and chord progressions not traditionally found in rock. Post-rock musicians typically produce instrumental music. Fair enough. So, the first...
…for not posting anything lately, but I’m coming home, in Romania, after a 5 week trip to Germany. On Sunday I’ll stop to see Iron Maiden in a Romanian city, but Monday I’ll be home, and I’ll get back to posting.
Hello again. Obviously, in this post we’ll talk about trip-hop. This genre emerged in the mid-1990s, and it has gained huge popularity since then. I think the most popular trip-hop group is Massive Attack, especially the album Mezzanine. I think that if you never had any experiences with trip-hop, this album is a good starter. One of the songs off it is the theme song of House M.D. Link to...
This month I found some really good folk artists, thanks to /mu/. First off, The Tallest Man on Earth. Being born in Sweden, Kristian Matsson, by his real name, played in some band named Montezumas. His latest solo album, The Wild Hunt was released this spring and it offers some really nice and catchy songs. I’ll say it now though, this guy kinda tries to sound like Bob Dylan, but...
First post, yay (and some Voxtrot)
I’m gonna jump right into the subject. This is a music sharing blog. I won’t post albums just from one specific genre or something. Instead, I will share whatever I’ve come across on teh internets. Without further ado, I will share an album that I found a few months ago - Voxtrot’s self-titled EP. It’s a very nice album; indie pop at its best. Highly recommended. Too...