Why is Postrock a Dirty Word?

Got sent a link to this band’s site recently, they’re called Capillaries and they’re from Atlanta, GA. Their music is indeed instrumental and I wondered if I am allowed to call it post rock or has this become a dirty word? I think bands have always hated being labelled. I know it’s difficult to endure…

Review: Hibernate and Home Normal Christmas Show

In a recent review I wrote for German music website Tokafi, I was sent along to Hibernate And Home Normal‘s Christmas show at The Victoria in London’s super cool suburb of Dalton. The show included performers Wil Bolton, Ithaca Trio, Machinefabriek, Konntinent, Isnaj Dui, Talvihorros and The Boats. It was an amazing experience, read about…

Profile: William Basinski

I had first heard about William Basinski from my brother. I had listened to some pieces but mustn’t have been in the right head space for it because it did not really make much of an impact. At first. Then, in 2010 I saw Antony and The Johnsons at the Sydney Opera House. The support act…