I’ve Heard It: Freddie Gibbs – You Only Live 2wice

I've been a fan of Mr. Gibbs ever since 2014's Piñata, his masterpiece collaboration with legendary producer Madlib. Probably the greatest rapper to emerge from Gary, Indiana (though I'll shamefully admit I've never listened to Ric Jilla,...

I’ve Heard It: Botanist – The Shape of He to Come

Verdant black/green metal artist Otrebor returns on the 1st September with a new Botanist album, the curiously titled "The Shape of He to Come". On the evidence of its title track the album will once again...

I’ve Heard It: Everything Everything – A Fever Dream

For a band with the political and satirical edge of Everything Everything, the last two years have given the band a lot of juicy material to work with. But hell, it's almost been too much. I...

I’ve Heard It: Future – s/t (The Pee-Gold Album)

He'll probably release another self-titled album, right? Maybe even this year! So let me be the first to call the pee-gold album The Pee-Gold Album. I mean... Seriously tho, what else does that cover make y'all think except... Maybe without the...

I’ve Heard It: GAS – Narkopop

Ever wipe bleu cheese dipping sauce from your lips after gorging down 9 Pizza Hut wings and ask yourself, "I could use a nap!"? Look no further Blocland reader, as the new extra drowsy dipping sauce Narkopop...

I’ve Heard It: Migos – Kull-cher

Raindrop Droptop SKRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRT https://open.spotify.com/album/2AvupjUeMnSffKEV05x222 This has been "I've heard it." You can also heard the album up there. Beware: everything you know and love will ratchet the fuck up 2 beast mode.

I’ve Heard It: Shannon Lay- Queen Mother of Sunflowers-Living Water

Shannon Lay is a pollinator of intellectual blossoms. She carries granules from flowers to fields with her new album Living Water. Released on the Autumnal Equinox, Lay’s music balances light and dark as she connects the...

I’ve Heard It: Calvin Harris – Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1

At a posh L.A. mansion -- one of those with giant-ass windows, tacky celebrity memorabilia, and a shit-load of fountains -- Calvin Harris invited a posse of A-listers for a lazy weekend of weed and light...

Tove reaches a new Lo

My beloved Tove Lo just released a song called "Disco Tits." Okay, if Ke$ha circa-2010 released a song called "Disco Tits," it would be a stupid musical glitter-bomb with ridiculous lyrics, but at least it'd be playful...

I’ve Heard It: The Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs

Mr. James Soundsystem has returned! The new album that will be here maybe this year seems to be taking a firm stance on America's greatness. First song "call the cops" is about dancing at a fiesta while blasting...