Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography


Gregor Samsa

Post Rock/Math rock

From, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Gregor Samsa Rest album cover
4.03 | 12 ratings | 1 reviews | 25% 5 stars

Write a review
from partners
Studio Album, released in 2008

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. The Adolescent
2. Ain Leuh
3. Abutting, Dismantling
4. Company
5. Jeroen Van Aken
6. Rendered Yards
7. Pseudonyms
8. First Mile, Last Mile
9. Du Meine Leise


Search GREGOR SAMSA Rest lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search GREGOR SAMSA Rest tabs

Line-up / Musicians

- Nikki King / voice, piano, rhodes, vibraphone
- Billy Bennett / drums, percussion, guitar, bass, vibraphone, Piano, synth
- Champ Bennett / piano, voice, guitar, drums, bass, vibraphone, mellotron, celesta, synth, rhodes, string arrangements
- Jeremiah Klinger / baritone guitar, guitar, clarinet, piano
- Cory Bise / bass, baritone
- Mia Matsumiya / violin
- Toby Driver / clarinet, guitar, bass, string arrangements
- Andrew Miller / cello
- Alex Aldi / synth
- Alan Weatherhead / guitar
- Rick Alverson / voice
- Debra Wassum / voice

Releases information


Thanks to avestin for the addition
Edit this entry

GREGOR SAMSA MP3, Free Download (music stream)

Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s


Kora Records 2008
Audio CD$47.82 (used)
Rest by Kora Records (2008-05-13)Rest by Kora Records (2008-05-13)
Kora Records (2008-05-13)
Audio CD$1,226.21
Audio CD$300.99 (used)

Right Now on Ebay (logo)

More places to buy GREGOR SAMSA music online Buy GREGOR SAMSA & Prog Rock Digital Music online:

GREGOR SAMSA Rest ratings distribution

(12 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(25%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(58%)
Good, but non-essential (17%)
Collectors/fans only (0%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

GREGOR SAMSA Rest reviews

Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by Prog-jester
4 stars Amazing.

Thsi time GREGOR SAMSA are less Post-Rock influenced (at least they aren't carrying their influences on their sleeves). 'Rest' has more common with Dream Pop and Shoegaze (well, GS fall into this category too, since first EPs of them). This is when silence means more than the sound itslef, and it reminds me so good of my beloved late TALK TALK. For example, 'The Adolescent' (warm one) and 'Abutting, Dismantling' (cold one) are bulit around simple melodies, supplied with dreamy female and male vocals (Nikki and Champ), they flow easily, unfolding until the end, without those usual Post-Rock crescendoes and dozen guitars playing the same climax. Uplifting and optimistic, music on 'Rest' is still dark and moody, even sad...but heart-illuminating in the same time. For those who likes some Slowcore or Dream Pop thrown in Post-Rock and for all late TALK TALK fans 'Rest' may be the best release of this year sp far. 4 for now, but this may change to 5! Will see. Highly recommended!

Latest members reviews

No review or rating for the moment | Submit a review

Post a review of GREGOR SAMSA "Rest"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.


As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: — jazz music reviews and archives | — metal music reviews and archives