Post-punk is a popular musical movement with its roots in the late 1970s, following on the heels of the initial punk rock explosion of the mid-1970s. The genre retains its roots in the punk movement but is more introverted, complex and experimental. Post-punk laid the groundwork for alternative rock by broadening the range of punk and underground music, incorporating elements of Krautrock (particularly the use of synthesizers and extensive repetition), Jamaican dub music (specifically in bass guitar), American funk, studio experimentation, and even punk's traditional polar opposite, disco, into the genre.
It found a firm place in the 1980s indie scene, and led to the development o ...
Indie Rock style, could be a hit that stays in memory. Sounds like "Interpol" and "Arcade Fire". Works well in commercial about choosing and staying with your choice about a product (jeans, cars). Suits a music film, band film, road movie, or an entrance scene and a film opening. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Post-Punk
Brooding and mysterious this track starts softly and builds to an epic and frustrated rant. Conveys the feeling of hopelessness and frustration with intermittent smatterings of progressive electronic sounding guitar riffs and thrashing drum parts. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Post-PunkCaution: Mature Lyrics
offbeat post punk /new wave rock track with crispy saturated quitars, rumbling bass, steady punchy drums and melancholic wacky leading synthetisers evolving from repetitive arpeggios to a melodic flight fantasy. Energetic and a bit sad at the same time. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Post-Punk
An ambient atmospheric intro gives no clue of the full on punkish vibe of this track. Phyllisophical bittersweet lyrics tell of memories of family life. Heavy distorted fast chorus that lead to a thunderous crazy guitar solo & a screamed Last chorus, this track is emotional destruction. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Post-Punk
Fun song about being content with your situation no matter how bad it seems. Living your life one day at a time. Solving your problems one at a time without getting upset and a silly reference to your dental hygiene. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Post-Punk