post rock

kasseikinkystar (photo credits jeroen jacobs)

NEW MUSIC // Belgium quartet Kassei are reviving the sounds of 90’s math rock and post rock

According to Kassei, Geraardsbergen is one of the country’s sleepiest provincial towns. An exemplary slice of the great Belgian pastoral. It was in Geraardsbergen that the band's four musicians started bouncing material off each other in a garden shed. 'Kassei' is the Belgian word for 'cobblestone', it sounds rather fitting given the bucolic nature of the band's early days.