Gatecreeper – “Sweltering Madness” and “Mastery of Power”

2016 was a big year for Gatecreeper. Their album Sonoran Deprevation went on to become one of the most popular extreme metal albums of that year, which is a tough thing to do. Extreme metal never truly reaches...

Tribulation – “The Lament” Video

Tribulation impressed a whole hell of a lot of people with their 2015 death metal ripper The Children of the Night. Today, the band has shared the first single and video for the followup Down Below. The track is called...

GFOTY – “Poison/Tongue”

Blocland loves PC Music. Behind their façade of irony and cultural commentary, the label's been churning out exceptional pop music for years now, all the while through that goofy and unmistakable PC Music filter. In an...

Dor Picks #15: Ambient Leanings

Hey fuck that Meat guy stealing all the Picks shine. Here is the 15th edition of Dor Picks. It's all ambient stuff mostly from this year but a few gems from years past. Hop down in the...

Rina Sawayama – “Take Me As I Am”

One of the best pop songs of 2017 is like a time-warp to 2003. UK producer Clarence Clarity -- whose 2015 album No Now is one of this decade's most sublime and underrated electro-pop albums -- brings the...

Meat’s Picks – Daylight Savings Edition

I know.  I've been slacking lately.  Doris has threatened to fire me.  The seasons are fucking me up and now we have to change the clocks again.  These are not good excuses for my recent absence,...

The Blocland Special: Special Playlist for a Special Sandwich Day

by Cooolin, LeMonjello, & Lobsterman In honor of #NationalSandwichDay, we here at Blocland have created our own Dagwood-worthy stacked playlist. Meats and cheeses and some little surprises, sandwiched between sturdy indie-rock bread. Open your ears, open wide. So...

BLOCLAND SPORTS presents World Series Jamz (Game SEVEN!)

Los Angeles dodged defeat in game six while the Astros offense came crashing to Earth like the Challenger. Fortunately, that means we get a game seven, and more time to stare at L.A. heartthrob Cody Bellinger... Unfortunately...

Debutante – “Du machst dich wieder lächerlich”

The calendar may say Halloween's over, but that doesn't mean you have to take down your bat wall decals and pull the plug on your George Romaro marathon just yet. Yesterday, the United Kingdom based label...

Godflesh – “Post Self”

Industrial metal behemoths Godflesh will be returning in two weeks with a new album titled Post Self. Today, we're getting our first exposure with the album's throbbing title track. The single features dense, mechanical guitar riffing and...