Best new Post-Punk albums, songs & artists in 2016

Since the rediscovery of great British bands like Joy Division and Gang of Four, modern post-punk got much bigger then it ever was around 1980.
The Vore selects the top best Post-Punk albums of 2020. Who are the new Joy Division, Wire & The Cure in the Post-Punk genre?
Popular artistsProtomartyr, Eagulls & Ought
Most listened to songs:Preoccupations - Anxiety, Protomartyr - Dope Cloud & Algiers - Black Eunuch

Top 10 new Post-Punk albums out now in 2020

Recent Post-Punk albums with reviews, ratings, similar artists, best songs & soundcloud streams.

  1. Merchandise - A Corpse Wired for Sound (23-09-2016)
  2. Post-Punk artist Merchandise
    A Corpse Wired for Sound - a 23-09-2016 album by Merchandise who also made After the End. Music fans who enjoyed R.E.M. & Depeche Mode should check out A Corpse Wired for Sound. It is Post-Punk with Art Pop, Rock, and more influences. The best track on A Corpse Wired for Sound is (soundcloud below).
    Pitchfork Review7.4%
    Keywordspsychedelic • off-kilter • arty •
    CountryUnited States •
    Coolest VideoclipLonesome Sound
    Official websiteMerchandise
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes

  3. OMNI - Deluxe (08-06-2016)
  4. Post-Punk artist OMNI
    Deluxe - a 08-06-2016 album by OMNI who also made Deluxe . Music fans who enjoyed Deerhunter should check out Deluxe. It is Post-Punk with Indie Rock, and more influences. The best track on Deluxe is Wednesday Wedding (soundcloud below).

    Keywordslo-fi • energetic • up-tempo •
    CountryUnited States •
    Coolest VideoclipAfterlife
    LabelTrouble in Mind
    Official websiteOMNI
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes

  5. Preoccupations - Preoccupations (16-09-2016)
  6. Post-Punk artist Preoccupations
    Preoccupations - a 16-09-2016 album by Preoccupations who also made Vietcong. Music fans who enjoyed Interpol should check out Preoccupations. It is Post-Punk with Art Pop, Jangle Pop, New Wave, and more influences. The best track on Preoccupations is Degraded (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review7.9%
    Keywordsdark • eighties • jangly •
    CountryCanada •
    Coolest VideoclipAnxiety
    Official websitePreoccupations
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes

  7. Protomartyr - The Agent Intellect (October 9, 2015)
  8. Post-Punk artist Protomartyr
    The Agent Intellect - a October 9, 2015 album by Protomartyr who also made Under Color of Official Right . Music fans who enjoyed Parquet Courts should check out The Agent Intellect . It is Post-Punk with New Wave, Punk Rock, and more influences. The best track on The Agent Intellect is Dope Cloud (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review82%
    Keywordsdark • energetic • gloomy •
    CountryUnited States •
    Coolest VideoclipWant Remover
    LabelHardly Art
    Official websiteProtomartyr
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes

  9. Ought - Sun Coming Down (September 15, 2015)
  10. Post-Punk artist Ought
    Sun Coming Down - a September 15, 2015 album by Ought who also made More Than Any Other Day. Music fans who enjoyed Sonic Youth & The Fall should check out Sun Coming Down. It is Post-Punk with Noise Rock, Punk Rock, and more influences. The best track on Sun Coming Down is Beautiful Blue Sky (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review80%
    Keywordsnoisy • dynamic •
    CountryCanada •
    Coolest VideoclipSun's Coming Down
    Official websiteOught
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes

  11. Motorama - Poverty (February 12, 2015)
  12. Post-Punk artist Motorama
    Poverty - a February 12, 2015 album by Motorama who also made Alps. Music fans who enjoyed The Wake should check out Poverty. It is Post-Punk with Gothic Rock, Indie Pop, and more influences. The best track on Poverty is Heavy Wave (soundcloud below).

    Keywordscatchy • gloomy •
    CountryRussian Federation •
    Coolest VideoclipHeavy Wave
    Official websiteMotorama
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes

  13. Prinzhorn Dance School - Home Economics (June 8, 2015)
  14. Post-Punk artist Prinzhorn Dance School
    Home Economics - a June 8, 2015 album by Prinzhorn Dance School who also made Clay Class. Music fans who enjoyed The xx should check out Home Economics. It is Post-Punk with Dance, Indie Pop, and more influences. The best track on Home Economics is Reign (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review67%
    Keywordsgloomy • quiet •
    CountryUnited Kingdom •
    Coolest VideoclipReign
    Official websitePrinzhorn Dance School
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes

  15. Viet Cong - Viet Cong (January 22, 2015)
  16. Post-Punk artist Viet Cong
    Viet Cong - a January 22, 2015 album by Viet Cong who also made Cassette . Music fans who enjoyed Women & Deerhunter should check out Viet Cong. It is Post-Punk with Indie Rock, Psychedelic Rock, and more influences. The best track on Viet Cong is Continental Shelf (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review85%
    Keywordsexperimental • energetic • eclectic •
    CountryCanada •
    Coolest VideoclipSilhouettes
    Official websiteViet Cong
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes


Upcoming new 2020 Post-Punk albums

Best upcoming Post-Punk albums with release dates.

  1. Adore Life• by Savages
  2. Savages is signed with Matador in 2020
    Release Date: January 22, 2016 // Label: Matador
    Previous releases: Silence Yourself
    Associated genre: Post-Punk Punk Rock • Rock • .
    Official website

  • Compassion• by Lust For Youth
  • Lust For Youth is signed with Sacred Bones in 2020
    Release Date: March 18, 2016 // Label: Sacred Bones
    Previous releases: International
    Associated genre: Post-Punk New Wave • Synthpop • .
    Official website

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