Blocland Acquires Condé Nast

In a surprising and admittedly very alpha move, it was announced Monday morning that upstart independent music site Blocland has acquired New York based mass media company Condé Nast. This marks a historic day for the site,...

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. ...

Diamonds in the Turd: Jet – Look What You’ve Done

https://open.spotify.com/track/0ZSmRnXnP5fdANtVlCok1g A monkey pissing in its own mouth. Born in Australia in 2001, Jet quickly came to prominence with the release of an EP, some requisite NME hyperbole, and a record deal with Elektra. They quickly blew the FRICK...

Blocland is Proud to Announce the 1st Annual BlocFest!

  This is it, Blocland faithful. We are just pleased as peaches to announce the inaugural BlocFest 2017, proudly sponsored by , this November on the magnificent shores of Lake Koocanusa. Which is less than a two...

I’ve Heard It: Everything Everything – A Fever Dream

For a band with the political and satirical edge of Everything Everything, the last two years have given the band a lot of juicy material to work with. But hell, it's almost been too much. I...

The Playlist That Beat Up Your Playlist On The Playground

And then pulled his girlfriend's little pigtails and kicked his goldfish https://open.spotify.com/user/mc_nyberg/playlist/2JuJN4dwOxeiMilxQaroOK

Concert Review – Kendrick Lamar, Gila River Arena, Phoenix AZ, 07.12.17: THIS WHAT...

My mind is blown.  I considered myself a 6 on a scale of 10 of Kendrick Lamar fandom going into the show last night, at least as far as familiarity with his catalog.  I wasn't even...

Sam Elliott!!!!! (Contractual Content Post)

Just talked to a guy on the phone that was either lyin' 'bout his true identity or was, in fact, THE Sam Elliot. We're talking about THE STRANGER from The Big Lebowski here people!!!...

I’ve Heard It: The Shins – Heartworms

I didn't want to heard this album. I would have been really OK with the Shins ending with the aggressively OK Port of Morrow. I really hate the song "Name For You," and the choice to use it...

BLOCLAND SPORTS presents World Series Jamz (Game One)

Here at Blocland we're big fans of America's pastime. In fact, did you know the word "baseball" starts with the same letter AND contains the same number of syllables as "Blocland"?! Match made in heaven, folks. Whether...