dogshit whisperer №4

Oh hi. I didn't see you there. Here is a link to the archived version of last week's playlist, dogshit whisperer №3. Now, onto this week's selections: https://open.spotify.com/user/jmsmkm/playlist/1Tb2c9Sj3cUHamr4nSPkES?si=qACyUzYwSaaVQDNZqfIs5A 1. Field Works w/ Loscil - "Imprints" (from Born in the Ear,...

dogshit whisperer №3

Okay, sorry, this post is almost a full week late. The new dogshit whisperer will go up on Monday. Here is a link to the archived version of last week's playlist, dogshit whisperer №2. Is this a...

Great Electronic Albums of 2018 (Part One)

Congratulations, humans of the world, you have reached the halfway point of 2018. As we await a loaded fall release calendar, your friends and droids at Blocland are reflecting on this year's best electronic albums so...

I’ve Heard It: Black Dresses – WASTEISOLATION

Black Dresses is a collaboration between Dizzy (of Girls Rituals) and Rook, two Canadian artists whose transgressive noise-pop has attracted a loyal Bandcamp cult. Their first release as a duo (following last year’s split EP Dreams...

I’ve Heard It: Paul de Jong – You Fucken Sucker

  If you know Paul de Jong, it’s probably because he was one half of The Books, the plunderphonic savants whose 2003 album The Lemon of Pink is a masterpiece of inventive collage pop. In 2015, he...

Underworld – “Brilliant Yes That Would Be”

As long as Old Man Winter won't GTFO, I'll keep on subjecting myself to a soundtrack of long-winded, melancholy electronic music. And just in time, Underworld -- UK legends who were new to me until their...

P.C. Music Continues to Bring the Goods

While no one is looking, P.C. Music continues to steamroll through its pop contemporaries, long having transcended its tongue-in-cheek, ironic inception. Right now we are feverishly anticipating SOPHIE's new album, and the new single "Faceshopping" just ratchets...

I’ve Heard It: Nils Frahm-All Melody

Nils Frahm’s All Melody stimulates a sensory orgasm replicating a single gratified nerve ending. The German composer introduces the album with “The Whole Universe Wants to Be Touched”, a piece incorporating romantic howls from a chorus...

Have we gone TOO FAR?

Dear citizens... Have we gone TOO FAR? How long have we all been drinking the TOO FAR JUICE?! We've become worthless, pitiful SLOBS, glued to our DEVICES.. and INCAPABLE of RETALIATION! What have we done? Why are we letting them TAKE CONTROL?! We...

Fever Ray – “To The Moon And Back” Video

Good news Bloclanders! After a week of teasing, Fever Ray is finally back. Fever Ray is the solo project of The Knife's Karin Dreijer. We last heard from Fever Ray way back in 2009 with project's...