Artist info

Genre

Punk, Rock


band members

Joe - drums. Riley - vocals, guitar. Jordan - bass.


Influences

Dinosaur Jr., The Pixies, Nirvana


Bio

Postblue was formed in the summer of 2012 by friends Riley, Jordan, Joe and Alex. After several rehearsals, four songs were written that would be put out on a free online demo, recorded and mixed in one day and released the same night. The following six months saw the band play shows locally in Byron Bay and travel frequently up to Brisbane. After a small line up change, acquiring a new bass player, Liam, the band began writing for a debut EP entitled ‘Lap Year’ which was recorded in October 2012, and released in December. The start of 2013 saw Postblue venture out on their first East coast Australian Tour, with good friends from Newcastle, Distance. Over the last year and a half Postblue has been lucky enough to share the stage with some well established national and international acts including Basement, Title Fight, The Swellers, Brutality Will Prevail, Bane, The Smith St Band, DZ Deathrays and Violent Soho. Drawing influence from such bands as The Smashing Pumpkins, Silverchair, Bush and Failure, Postblue offers the listener an interesting mix of 90’s grunge, rock and emo.

Unearthed in 2013

Splendour In The Grass

23 Jun 2013

Winner

Postblue

Postblue

Congratulations to our 2013 Splendour In The Grass winners!

Massive congrats to Baptism of Uzi from Melbourne and Byron locals Postblue, Potato Potato, and The Hated who have won a spot on the massive Splendour In The Grass line-up!

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Review

Reviewed by Dom Alessio Dom Alessio

04 Feb 2013

Triple J
40

This makes me want to mosh like it's 1996. The guitars are monstrous in this song.

This makes me want to mosh like it's 1996. The guitars are monstrous in this song.

Review

Reviewed by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby ...

06 Feb 2013

Triple J
30

I got a Military Strongman vibe from that opening riff but it's got a bit more punch and circle-pit ready energy.

I got a Military Strongman vibe from that opening riff but it's got a bit more punch and circle-pit ready energy.