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    I've ruined most of my other music by over playing during exam period so need some recommendations.

    I like post rock stuff like Explosions in the sky or If These Trees Could Talk. But not big of fan of it going to heavy (at least for studying)

    I also love the first 20-30 minutes of this but cant find anything else like it. It's really uplifting with a good speed

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ji8aVKxmjjs

    Any ideas?
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    This is the only one I can think of at the moment: One Call Away Pianapella
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    J Dilla

    not strictly a rock instrumentalist but the man worked heavily with experimental samples from lots of genres on his final album Donuts

    youtube.com/watch?v=usR47cq1ByY

    Dude flipped a 10cc sample here
    youtube.com/watch?v=vykkfDITkQs
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    skeptical_john

    Oddisee - The Beauty in All

    Chilled out Hip-Hop album, very easy to listen to, the production is great. Here is a track from it - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=0SDlb_TU9-o

    Sigur Ros - Agaetis Byrjun

    Post rock. Bit of an obvious one but if you've not heard it, here is a track from it - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=rtemrZ7-pj0

    Azymuth - Light As A Feather

    This is a little gem of a group imo. Brazilian Jazz/Funk. Here is a track from this album - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=z_Ffkev1O18

    Nujabes - Metaphorical Music

    If you like the Dilla abum recommended above then try this, it has some vocals on it but a lot of instrumental stuff too. Here is a track from it - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=G4w21HcML2M

    Dirty Three - Horse Stories

    Again if you're into post rock you've probably heard this but here is a track from it - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=4eOqlxd_q90

    Brian Eno - Ambient 1: Music For Airports

    It's fantastic, if you haven't head this, get it already. I can't link a track but I'm guessing this will be most like what you're looking for for studying.

    David Bowie - Low

    The second side of this record, there are a couple of instrumentals on the first but they are more upbeat Rock. Side B is from Warszawa to Subterraneans. Here is a track - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=PK1alQN3MDg

    David Bowie - "Heroes"

    Same as above, Side B of this album is incredible. Track here - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=2eTvCiMjJWc

    I'm guessing you've heard a lot of My Bloody Valentine and Slowdove?

    Also if you can tolerate some vocals I'd recommend some Beach House.
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    Have you tried Enya?
    Or if you're more into Celtic?
    Sorry if they don't fit into your genres but they sound a bit like the music you linked to and I often use these sorts of things when I study.
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    (Original post by skeptical_john)
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    Mono.

    Probably my favourite albums of theirs, and AFAIK it's their first album to not contain an overdose of strings.

    Last track also, surprisingly, has vocals. But if you're not a big fan of the heavy then you probably won't appreciate it too much. No reason why you shouldn't enjoy the rest of the album (or their entire back-catalogue) though.
 
 
 
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