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I’ve Heard It: Harakiri For the Sky – Arson

We begin with crisp, melancholic piano placed directly in the foreground. A twisting tremolo picked guitar line unspools somewhere out in the distance. Turn...

Half Waif – “Keep It Out”

I apologize to my throngs of fansand our dear leader Doris, praise be for my relative silence lately. Life throws you curveballs. But not...

A Black Celebration: Notes on Depeche Mode

by Donnytilla & LeMonjello   Get your leather vests, new wave spikes and be ready to feel depressed, but in a good way, cuz today we're...

Blocland Presents: The Best Albums of 2012

Hey we now have the list everyone has been asking for!We need the clicks. Dear god we need the clicks. It has been roughly 5...

Teen Corner: How Many Likes is My Life Worth?

Back with a fresh pack of cigs and premorbid COPD the chainsmokers ring in 2018 with a song that says they are lit, chill, and sick.

Features

Blocland Presents: The Best Albums of 2012

Hey we now have the list everyone has been asking for!We need the clicks. Dear...

Teen Corner: How Many Likes is My Life Worth?

Back with a fresh pack of cigs and premorbid COPD the chainsmokers ring in 2018 with a song that says they are lit, chill, and sick.

Blocland Buzz: Feelin’ Fine in 2009

New year new buzz. Not many additions to this one. Maybe I'll do another if...

Blocland’s Most Anticipated Albums of 2018

Man, 2017 was rough, huh? Not a single good album. Literally every album sounded like...

Blocland Presents: Blocland’s Best Metal Albums of 2017

I read an account on the 1970s CBGB scene, once. I’d credit it if I...

Interview: Wolves In the Throne Room’s Aaron Weaver on Justice and Thrice Woven

During the early 1820s to 1830s, American philosophy took a turn toward Transcendentalism. The movement's...

Interview: Shannon Lay and her Love Letter to Planet Earth

  Shannon Lay wrote a Love Letter to Planet Earth in the form of her album Living...

Interview: Nate Garrett On Spirit Adrift’s Curse of Conception

As an esteemed colleague pointed out, metal is confounding. It's a confusing mass of intertwining...

Blocland Tweeterviews Megan from Couch Slut

Blocland uses the power of twitter to talk with Megan about shapes and land shrimp in an interview you can't afford to miss!

Interview: Chuck Johnson and His Otherworldly Pedal Steel Guitar

Chuck Johnson isn’t new to this. But his new album is nothing like you’d expect. He’d...

I’ve Heard It: Harakiri For the Sky – Arson

We begin with crisp, melancholic piano placed directly in the foreground. A twisting tremolo picked...

Stream Agrimonia – Awaken

Holy shit! There's a lot to talk about in metal today. Just to name a...

Blocland Presents: Blocland’s Best Metal Albums of 2017

I read an account on the 1970s CBGB scene, once. I’d credit it if I...

Primal Rite – “Immutable Law”

My 2018 musical prediction is: it's about to be a banner year for thrash metal....

Insect Ark – “In the Nest”

The multi instrumentalist duo, Insect Ark, comprised of Dana Schechter and Ashley Spungin are set...

Op-Ed

I Like Drawings of Fish

Illustrations of fish bring me great joy. I also like artistic depictions of birds and...

Fairytale Logic – Revisiting the Ending of “Pan’s Labyrinth”

Last night, Guillermo Del Toro’s latest film, The Shape of Water, took home Golden Globe...

Have we gone TOO FAR?

Dear citizens... Have we gone TOO FAR? How long have we all been drinking the TOO FAR...

The Blocland Promise: We Will Not Sell Out Unless We Get Paid

Dear Readers, The internet has become an insufferable experience. This is nothing new but it seems...

Cut To The Meaning: Dissecting the Jepsen Theory

Over four billion years ago, as the chaos that unfolded during the Big Bang began...

Blocland Presents: The Cause for the Koz

Good day to you, Dear Reader!  You might have some ideas about Mark Kozelek, frontman...

The Mist: A Playlist

I live in a deep valley that often gets swamped with thick fog and mist...

Saul Wright’s 50 BEST ALBUMS OF 2017

  Blocland Presents LISTENTODELION’s 50 BEST ALBUMS OF 2017 A Saul Wright Production It's been a hell of a year....

Dor Picks #15: Ambient Leanings

Hey fuck that Meat guy stealing all the Picks shine. Here is the 15th edition of...

Meat’s Picks – Daylight Savings Edition

I know.  I've been slacking lately.  Doris has threatened to fire me.  The seasons are...