Punk or Metal? Motörhead – “Overkill”

In the early 80's thrash metal pioneers Metallica, and others that would soon follow, would combine the powerful forces of punk and metal. 35 years or so later the lines between the two greatest outsider genres...

Fuck Fascism. Listen to Kreator.

  We live in a time where key members of the classic metal bands of yore either claim to never discuss politics and current events or make outrageously stupid or heinous comments over social media. There's something...

White Reaper – Judy French

It's so chrome.   [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cloP2ZIkxuo]

Lite 105

Meat and I made this 1980s schmaltz-core playlist a few months back. If your concerned about potentially not staying not a virgin in 2017, this should do you right as rain.    

I Bless the Rains

Earlier today, Blocland senior editor Padfoot included Toto's smash hit "Africa" on his Doomsday Clock playlist. Now, as sure as Kilimanjaro rises like Olympus above the Serengeti, I really don't see what that song has to...

Blog Post (Slight Return)

This is the song "Voodoo Chile" by the Jimi Hendrix Experience off their 1968 LP Electric Ladyland. https://open.spotify.com/track/0auKlivXpm76wR63mMJ3pR Pretty nifty, isn't it? 15 minutes of pretty great stuff. Ok, you can press pause now. I mean, feel free to...

Ty Segall: Good At Music

Many, many people play music. Some are pretty good at it.  These people are not:   This person is not:   This person used to be:     This person is:   Ty Segall is good at music.  

Alcest – falafel, whale sounds, and lobster tears

We sent Blocland’s #1 metal correspondent and overall #6 writer to experience black gaze titans, Alcest. Here’s what happened. As a sort of sociological experiment, I decided to bring a long a non metal friend to...

Face Of The Sun Take: Cherry Glazerr – “Sip O’Poison”

The staff at Blocland would like to alert you to the existence of the new Cherry Glazerr album. As it's an album of note. Other sites might bore you with boring details you don't need to...

The power of Youtube’s embed code allows you to watch the video for Real...

Real Estate released a new song today. Watch the video for it below. It's a promising first single.   Also is the horse real?   [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUFr4SK1-l4] Gee that embed code is great.