The following albums are considered the best post-rock albums of 2017. Some of the albums are bordering to Post-Metal, Post-Black and Post-Hardcore, but it’s mainly post-rock
This list of the best post-rock albums of 2017 is not a comprehensive list, but more an ongoing thing. Also included in this list is EP’s since many post-rock EP’s are quite long.
Best Post-Rock Albums of 2017
In no particular order
Glacier – Though Your Sins Be As Scarlet, They Shall Be White As Snow; Though They Be Red Like Crimson, They Shall Be As Wool.
Glacier has made a subliminal ear ripping post-rock drone metal album with psych flavors
Set And Setting – Reflectionless
A shadowy, dissonant, ethereal, foray of post-black metal combined with empathetic post-rock
Heretoir – The Circle
Dreamy, atmospheric post-rock/post-black metal from germany. Heretoir has made one of the best albums in it’s genre. Reminds somewhat of Alcest mixed with a more northern sound
Genre: Post-Rock / Post-Black
Terraformer – Mineral
Terraformer has made a solid 3rd album, manifesting their leadership in post-metal / math
Genre: Post-metal / Math
Astralia – Solstice
A soothing and enigmatic rise of waving, washing, cleansing and astral sounds. A long build-up of proportions seldom heard.
Sound Architects – In Time Of Need
With In Time Of Need, Sound Architects have given birth to a roaring, beautiful, mind-blowing monster of an album
Ranges – The Ascensionist
The Ascensionist is a landmark in modern post-rock. it’s a flawless album with a dusty, warm , embracing and uplifting mood, that is your true companion to inner bliss.
This Patch Of Sky – These Small Spaces
This Patch Of Sky has delivered a coherent and cohesive album, that will be the soundtrack for many nights to come
Silent Whale Becomes A Dream – Requiem
When it comes to dark post-rock, it doesn’t get much better than Silent Whale Becomes A Dream. Their 2017 album Requiem, manifests the band as one of the best in their genre.