Wolf Eyes – “II”

Everyone's favorite Detroit noise legends, Wolf Eyes, will be back with a new album at the end of the week. The album is titled Undertow and is the follow-up to 2014's monster I Am a Problem: Mind in...

Burrower – “Rule Of Twelfths”

Welp....here we are on another friday release day. Not quite the massive bombardment of great new music as recent ones but still plenty of good stuff out there. But your pal Bloc...

Hiss Golden Messenger Releases Live Bootleg “Parker’s Picks Vol. 1”

MC Taylor and Scott Hirsch seem to be musical soulmates. Their history goes back to 90's experimental hardcore band Ex-Ignota They then found themselves in San Francisco with the country-rock indie almost-weres The Court and Spark. Their unashamed...

I Love Makonnen Comes Out

A few weeks ago, new wave Atlanta R&B warbler I Love Makonnen made a brave announcement to the world. "I've always been different, and I'm not ashamed," says the rapper of his brave revelation to his many...

Anniversary: “Brand New Day” Turns 13!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJ9pZjbh5Uc]   “But,” you say, “13 years is such a random anniversary to celebrate.  And13 is bad luck!” Well, you know what else is bad luck? Contracting genital herpes.  I sat down with singer-songwriter, Amy Flynn, to discuss...

Morrissey – “Spent The Day In Bed”

Howdy Bloclanders!!! Your favorite curmudgeon is back with a new track!!! Yes, beloved Morrissey has returned with "Spent The Day In Bed." Which is as Moz I think Moz could Moz in 2017. But can we...

Planning For Burial – “Somewhere In the Evening”

Today the one man gloom act Planning For Burial has released the second single off of the upcoming album, Below the House. The song is titled "Somewhere In the Evening" and is made up from what we've come to...

I’ve Heard It: First Hate – The One

A couple months back we published our best of the first half of 2017 list, http://blocland.com/music/best-albums-2017, and Copenhagen duo First Hate led that list off at #20. Several of the Blocland staff adore that album...

Forest Swords – “Knife Edge”

Big friday release day, huh? Lotsa heavy hitters out there. Would hate to think y'all might get caught up in the bluster of them there big boys and forget Matthew Barnes, AKA...

Witty Repartee

I suppose the concept is cool. The appeal is kinda lost on me tho. Here's a Lakker song that doesn't say a gott damn thing. Which I do like.