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Apocryphonic: This Light Offers No Warmth, July 9 at Geno’s

Local avant-metal band Apocryphonic merge the grammar of Mogwai and the sonic vocabulary of Conifer into 35 minutes of dexterous post-rock on their impressive debut record.
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By NICHOLAS SCHROEDER  |  July 08, 2011
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Temporary Residence Limited (2011)
Temporary Residence Limited (2011)
By RYAN REED  |  April 29, 2011

Red Sparowes | The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer

Post-rock bands are like silent-film actors — bereft of words, they tend to use broad gestures to ensure that you get the point.
Sargent House (2010)
By MICHAEL PATRICK BRADY  |  April 02, 2010

Slay anything

Boston's Irepress weren't supposed to be an instrumental band. What they've evolved into just happens to be too stylishly sinuous to lend itself to lots of words.
Words fail the post-everything epics of Irepress
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  February 09, 2009