Evolution of the Shrimp: An Arthropod’s Tail

Here at Blocland, crustaceans are a commodity. Our salary doesn't only consist of shrimp, we also bribe and bargain with these delicious little arthropods. But what exactly is it that make these creatures so unique? PANTSUIT, the...

Colin’s Hip-Hop Bops: Dissecting “Emo Rap” + The Classic Corner (feat. Saul Wright)

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...

Why Don’t We Learn About Our Boys?

"In fair Los Angeles, where we lay our scene. From ancient boy band break up to new badboy bandery. Where chill looks makes sick vibes sicker. From forth the fatal loins of Logan Paul, a quintet of fresh...

Why Don’t We Go On The Today Show

9 February 1964. The Beatles perform live on national television for the first time, and change the course of history. 25 July 1965. Newport Folk Festival. Dylan goes electric. Big deal. 18 June 1967. Monterey Pop Festival. Woodstock,...

Why Don’t We Have a Why Don’t We Week At Blocland?

Welcome to Why Don't We (WDW) week at Blocland. Over the next week, we will shine our shrimplight on the hottest new teen sensation, WDW. We'll introduce you to the boys. Rank them. Discover their place...

Interview: Shannon Lay and her Love Letter to Planet Earth

  Shannon Lay wrote a Love Letter to Planet Earth in the form of her album Living Water.  Find Blocland's full album review here: http://blocland.com/news/ive-heard-shannon-lay-queen-mother-sunflowers-living-water "I am here as a channel for something bigger than myself and the more I acknowledge...

I’ve Heard It: Young Thug & Carnage – Young Martha

Young Thug is my favorite rapper alive, hands down. He has the most dynamic and thrilling voice in hip-hop, which is hard to argue even if you can't stomach the guy. And I know a lot...

I’ve Heard It: Shannon Lay- Queen Mother of Sunflowers-Living Water

Shannon Lay is a pollinator of intellectual blossoms. She carries granules from flowers to fields with her new album Living Water. Released on the Autumnal Equinox, Lay’s music balances light and dark as she connects the...

Alex Cameron – “Politics of Love”

The scourge of politics has permeated every facet of our lives. Wherever you go, no one can stop talking about what those fat cats in Washington are up to. Obligatory dinner with your grandparents? Politics! Drunk...

Watch “Young Sheldon” on CBS

Young Sheldon premieres 8/25 on CBS