The Blocland 2018 Gift Guide!

The Holidays are here! And ten bucks says you're stressing about finding the perfect gift for your loved ones. We understand, it's a lot of pressure to express your love through an appropriately budgeted well-thought-out gift....

Blocland’s 296 Greatest Albums of All Time: 296-250

These are the best albums of time. No debate.  296. Chinese Democracy - Guns N' Roses 295. An Awesome Wave - alt-J 294. Everything Now - Arcade Fire 293. Before These Crowded Streets - Dave Matthews Band 292. Universal Themes -...

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...