The OFFICIAL Summertime ’18 Blocland Bangerz Playlist

Summer memories. Cookin' shrimp-on-a-stick over an illegal campfire with your dad and his friends. Drinkin' martinis on the patio while listening to scratchy old Mel Tormé records with your dad and his friends. Cruisin' the Main...

Doris Ranks Bon Iver Songs

Doris ranks Bon Iver songs for Caleb

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 knew who wrote it or if I could find it again. For the most part, it was exactly what you’d expect...

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. People always say "I'm so glad this year is over" as if the turning of a calendar page has some sort...

Blocland Presents: Blocland’s Best Experimental Albums of 2017

Blocland is in full-on list season mode. We've ranked our favorite albums of year and we have more year end list goodies ready for you this holiday season. It's starting to bleed into our personal lives...

Song Of The Year – An ill-timed addition to “The Short List”

It's been a month since our beloved blochead did a smart thing and started "The Short List," because list season is coming for us and Blocland likes to have its shit together. Bloc used that first...

Shit List: A 60s Music Manifesto, Part 1 of a Multi-Part Series

In 2006, the web magazine Pitchfork opened their excellent feature on the 200 Greatest Songs of the 1960s with the following paragraph: People always ask: "When is Pitchfork gonna run a list of the top albums of...

“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...

The Blocland Department of Hip-Hop’s Favorites of 2017: Halfway Home

The  Blocland Department of Hip-Hop  has enjoyed many shrimp-fueled late nights bumpin' this year's freshest albums, mixtapes, "playlists," etc. While 2017 has failed to give us a true "classic," a whole crop of fresh faces have...

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...