serpentwithfeet – “cherubim” Video

The avant-garde r&b artisan, serpentwithfeet, caused quite a stir with the 2016 EP blisters. The EP showcased a blend of soul and chamber pop filtered through deeply experimental production and singular imagination. I consider the collection's standout track...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Cut To The Meaning: Dissecting the Jepsen Theory

Over four billion years ago, as the chaos that unfolded during the Big Bang began to subside, one of the many massive clouds of gas released by this universe-birthing event settled into a corner of the...

Tove reaches a new Lo

My beloved Tove Lo just released a song called "Disco Tits." Okay, if Ke$ha circa-2010 released a song called "Disco Tits," it would be a stupid musical glitter-bomb with ridiculous lyrics, but at least it'd be playful...

Popcorn Shrimp 1: BUCK-IT. We’re Doin it LIVE!

Have you ever eaten a bucket of popcorn shrimp by yourself? Please confess in the comments. I promise we won't tell anyone. Straight from under the heat-lamp for over two hours, welcome to Popcorn Shrimp! A new...