Procrastination Post: I Am Working on the Best Albums List

Hey Blocland Faithful! I am working on the best albums list and wanted to take a quick break to see how everyone's summer went. How did it go? Did you go on any trips? Did you...

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...

From our Family to Yours: A Turkey Day ode to Sara Lee

Today while you slather gravy over pipping hot taters and gaze upon a turkey's carcass greased up like a WWE champion, know that we at Blocland are giving various thanks, and a big one is owed...

Selections From Saul: ECM Edition

Jazz fans have been waiting for ECM Records to come to streaming services since streaming services were invented. To say that ECM (Edition of Contemporary Music) is a well-respected label with decades of great albums doesn't begin...

Tribulation – “The Lament” Video

Tribulation impressed a whole hell of a lot of people with their 2015 death metal ripper The Children of the Night. Today, the band has shared the first single and video for the followup Down Below. The track is called...

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...

BLOCLAND SPORTS presents World Series Jamz (Game SEVEN!)

Los Angeles dodged defeat in game six while the Astros offense came crashing to Earth like the Challenger. Fortunately, that means we get a game seven, and more time to stare at L.A. heartthrob Cody Bellinger... Unfortunately...

Converge – “A Single Tear” Video

At the end of the week, Converge will be returning with their eleventh full-length album The Dusk In Us. It will be the follow-up to 2012's All We Love We Leave Behind. Judging by the album's singles, it will...