Bloc Panther – “Hi, I’m Gimmicky As FUUUUUUUUUUUUUCK”

Hey guys! Here's a playlist I came up with that I thought you might enjoy!!! First person to guess the deeply hidden theme wins a special one on one reading of The Jungle Book...

Slowdive – “Falling Ashes”

Shoegaze greats Slowdive make their triumphant return today. And there's something about this band reuniting that simply works. This album feels absolutely 1993 and 2017 at the same time. ...
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Chad VanGaalen: “Pine and Clover” Video

The America’s have much to offer, but Canada alone has been progressively outshining the Northern part of the continent with their tasty maple whiskey, Trudeau politics, and environmental savvy. Alberta is a special place on Earth,...

Quiz: Which Alt-Rock Heartthrob are You?

Which one are you??? Time to get in touch with yourself. Introspection is healthy and we're hear to help. So, which Alt-rock heartthrob are you? take the quiz to find out.

Meat’s Picks

Hey gang! It's Labor Day Weekend and I'm a little under-the-weather. Have a wedding this weekend too, so overall I'm a bummer... Luckily the new LCD Soundsystem is here to help get me through the slog....

BLOCLAND REVIEWS: Pitchfork Media

Pitchfork is an American online magazine launched in 1995 by Ryan Schreiber, based in Chicago, Illinois and owned by Condé Nast. Being developed during Schreiber's tenure in a record store at the time, the magazine developed...

Blocland Presents: Blocland’s Best Metal Albums of 2017

I read an account on the 1970s CBGB scene, once. I’d credit it if I knew who wrote it or if I could find it again. For the most part, it was exactly what you’d expect...

I’ve Heard It: Michael Seyer – Bad Bonez

Bad Bonez, the new album by bedroom pop prodigy Michael Seyer, is a grower. On first listen, there's not much to distinguish it from the sea of hypnagogia that dominates Bandcamp in 2018, but Seyer has a...

Did You Know: Link Wray’s Self-Titled 1971 Masterpiece

Link Wray. You know Link Wray. Dude wrote that 1958 classic instrumental 'Rumble.' Remember, it was in Pulp Fiction? For most people, that's all they associate with him - those late-50s surf-rockabilly pioneering power chords drowned in tremelo and a...

I’ve Heard It: Hell – Machitikos

August, that time of year synonymous with sun, sea, warm evenings, relaxed attitudes, cold beer, barbecues, holidays, happiness, and DOOM!!! Hell have kindly obliged us on the last point and are about to drop a new...