Primal Rite – “Immutable Law”

My 2018 musical prediction is: it's about to be a banner year for thrash metal. There's a whole slew reasons for this that I'm not going to get into now, but one of those reasons is...

The Mist: A Playlist

I live in a deep valley that often gets swamped with thick fog and mist for days on end. This last week has been particularly bleak, the fluffy Christmas-time snow gone stale and now just a...

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...

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...

Insect Ark – “In the Nest”

The multi instrumentalist duo, Insect Ark, comprised of Dana Schechter and Ashley Spungin are set to release Marrow Hymns in February. If you take a look at the band's Facebook page, you'll see "whiskey" noted as the sole influence....

Harakiri For The Sky – “You Are the Scars”

The Austrian black metal duo Harakiri For The Sky will be returning in February with their fourth full-length record, Arson. The duo of vocalist J.J. and multi instrumentalist M.S. play a strand of black metal that leans toward...

SOPHIE – “Ponyboy”

I was finally getting around to making my playlist for the feverishly awaited Pocorn Shrimp - BOPS o’ Da Year post and I went to grab SOPHIE’s “It’s OK to Cry” cause that shit bops. And then...

Marching Church – “Christmas On Earth”

The holidays are upon us. That means from now until December 25th we'll be getting a steady stream of holiday themed content. Sufjan Stevens will probably have something and maybe you'll snag tickets for Trans Siberian...

Colin’s Hip-Hop Bops: The Best Bops Of 2017 + Classic Corner (feat. Lobster Man)

Welp, no one asked for it, but we’ve got ourselves a new semi-regular feature. Featuring yours truly, talkin’ about hip-hop, from the bops to the flops. Meanwhile, groovy guests will stop by to talk about some...

I’ve Heard It: Converge – The Dusk In Us

When you put out one of the most beloved pieces of art of the 21st century, you deserve a free pass. In an ideal world, you’d be allowed to fuck around. You’d be allowed to get...