Again another recent introduction to music library, the Arms and Sleepers makes me want to see them perform live. Given the austere cinematic aural experience their post-rock-influenced music can generate, it definitely is the distinctive quality they have in the genre. Arms and Sleepers also toured with another favorite of mine, The American Dollar, for an event called Split/Signal. They provide the musical scores for silent short films and these guys ranked as one of the most enthralling performances in the event. The songs below come from their older work; vocals fans may enjoy their newest release, Simone. The rest of the songs are equally divine in both fore and background listening…

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♫ Arms And Sleepers – The Motorist

♫ Arms And Sleepers – Runner Misplaced
Arms And Sleepers – The Architekt
Arms And Sleepers – Simone
Arms And Sleepers – Helvetica
Arms And Sleepers – Twenty Nine Palms