Post rock is a great genre to have in the background. After all, instrumental music by its very nature doesn't demand the same response as music with lyrics. That said, the forceful, explosive rhythms, and expansive soundscapes of Newcastle 5-piece Young Liar demand instant attention.

Evoking the bold cinematic rawness of Explosions in the Sky with the technical prowess ofDo Make Say Think 'Kitten Cuddles' may be an odd name but it's proof that Post-rock shouldn't be confined to background music.

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