Colin’s Hip-Hop Bops: Dissecting “Emo Rap” + The Classic Corner (feat. Saul Wright)

Welp, no one asked for it, but we've got ourselves a new semi-regular feature. Featuring yours truly, talkin' about hip-hop, from the bops to the flops. Meanwhile, groovy guests will stop by to talk about some...

Handbook for the Recently Deceased: A Blocland Gothtober Playlist

  OMG, we're over a week into October! Who’s out sipping on that pumpkin-spiced latte while enjoying themselves a fall color tour?   -NOT YOU-   No Blocland devotee, we understand the number of fucks you concern yourself with as to...

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 bedrock was based around fierce individualism and the idea that society was a corrupting force toward man. The major theme running...

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 Water.  Find Blocland's full album review here: http://blocland.com/news/ive-heard-shannon-lay-queen-mother-sunflowers-living-water "I am here as a channel for something bigger than myself and the more I acknowledge...

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 and opposing ideas and aesthetics that'll lead you down infinite amounts of bandcamp wormholes. Metal is saturated with so many subgenres...

Meat’s Picks

^ me in 2 hours   Hey, gang. Gotta keep this one short and sweet, as I'll be attending a black tie affair in the lovely state of New Jersey in just a few short hours. ...

Meat’s Picks – Shitty Day Edition

I know, ok. I know. My picks have been a bit all over the place lately. But it's not my fault! I can't help the fact that my taste is as diverse as a bus full of...

The Blocland Buzz – Summer Ain’t Done Yet

The Blocland staff rounds up the most buzz worthy subjects of today!

Meat’s Picks

Hey gang! It's Labor Day Weekend and I'm a little under-the-weather. Have a wedding this weekend too, so overall I'm a bummer... Luckily the new LCD Soundsystem is here to help get me through the slog....

Teen Time w/ Uncle Don: Good Charlotte Were Lit

Brothers: bodies bound by blood. Blessed boys. These words start with the letter "B." But don't get it twisted fam - there was nothing Grade "B" about Hot Topic teen sensations, Good Charlotte. They were Grade...