Presenting the Official BlocFest 2017 Lineup!

This is is, Blocland faithful. Your official BlocFest 2017 lineup. Tickets are selling like hot shrimp stew, so get your pass today and make slippery memories with us this November. Stay tuned for more exciting details in...

Why Don’t We Re-evaluate “Humbug”?

I remember revving up Humbug back in 2009 and expecting another “Brianstorm” or "View From the Afternoon" to obliterate the speakers of my '92 Accord. But rather than the delicious banger I craved, I got the awkward,...

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...

Meat’s Picks

Wow, is it already Friday again?  I'm on vacation so let's keep this short and sweet.  I'm changing up the vibe a little bit today (what can I say, I have extremely diverse, expansive, multi-cultural tastes)...

The Blocland Buzz: Bad Oysters Edition

Hey All. Your Admin had some bad oysters and has been visiting the toilet very frequently the past couple of days. It's been a harrowing journey and I now walk with a cane. The struggle has...

“Handsome Wolf, Divine Operator” – All Hail Dan Boeckner

In honor of content week here at Blocland, and in honor of me not getting fined and sent to Canada, and in honor of the new Wolf Parade album coming out on October 6th, I figured...

Meat’s Picks: Volume 1

Everyone agrees that diversity is the spice of life, and since it's long been established that my musical tastes are the most diverse of all the Blocland staffers (and honestly, maybe the most diverse of anyone...

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: TGI-TY Edition

It's Friday, which means it's time for another edition of Meat's Picks.  Today's selections are a shout out to our nation's most prolific garage rocker, Ty Segall. Much like my own, Mr. Segall's musical palette is diverse...

Blocland’s Best Metal Albums of 2017: Around the Halfway Point

Blocland's Best Metal Albums of 2017 Around the Halfway Point A Necessary Post Now that we at Blocland have posted our list of our favorite music, it's time for a token metal list. The other half a Blocland got...