Explosions In The Sky live rating based on critic concert reviews.
ON TOUR

Explosions In The Sky

109
critic concert reviews
rock

How Good Are They LIVE?

Live Rating  

81
%
Based on 
109
critic concert
reviews
LAST 12 MONTHS RATING  
80
%
Based on 
4
critic concert
reviews

Real Live Certified  

Real Live Certified badge for artists with consistent, high quality live performances and broad critical acclaim.

Critic Consensus

Explosions In The Sky is 'Real Live Certified' and is in the top 10% of all live performers. Based on 109 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that Explosions In The Sky is rated as an excellent live performer. Explosions In The Sky concert reviews describe live shows and performances as ethereal, cathartic, expansive, noisy, ambient, dreamlike, and grandiose.

ON TOUR

Capitol Theatre, Singapore, Singapore (February 28); Jiospace, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia (February 29); KITEC Rotunda, Hong Kong, Hong Kong (March 4)

Latest release

End (September 15, 2023)

artist info

GENRE
rock
ORIGIN
Austin, United States (1999 - present)
BIO
Explosions In The Sky is an American instrumental post-rock band, which formed in Austin, Texas in 1999. Munaf Rayani, Mark Smith, and Michael James had just moved to Austin from Midland, Texas, and drummer Chris Hrasky had just moved to Austin from Rockford, Illinois.
HAS PERFORMED with
Papercuts, Entrance, Disappears, Charge, Adem

CRITIC concert REVIEWS

Mondo Sonoro (Spain)

November 21, 2023
90
%
Explosions In The Sky Live In Concert In Spain

musicOMH (UK)

November 8, 2023
90
%
Texas guitar outfit’s meticulously assembled, emotion-infused epics confirm them to still be the compassionate, human face of post-rock

The Big Takeover (USA)

October 1, 2023
%
Explosions in the Sky + Pet Fox - Roadrunner (Boston) - Oct 1, 2023

GoldenPlec (Ireland)

February 15, 2020
%
Explosions In The Sky At Vicar Street, Dublin

Hot Press Magazine (Ireland)

February 14, 2020
%
The Texan post-rockers bring their 20th anniversary tour to Dublin last night.

The Scotsman (Scotland)

February 14, 2020
60
%
Instrumental rockers Explosions in the Sky may not be a household name but they have enjoyed a steady surge over the last 20 years, charting their rise through the various venues they have played on previous visits to Glasgow.

Grimy Goods (USA)

September 16, 2019
%
Explosions in the Sky deliver sonic bliss at Hollywood Palladium gig

Past critic reviews published in

LA Record (USA), Distorted Sound Magazine (UK), We All Want Someone To Shout For (USA), Scenestr (Australia), Sydney Morning Herald (Australia) and more

IMAGE CREDIT

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