Tweesville – Population: Wes Anderson

Morning Bloclanders! Let's talk about Wes Anderson for a minute. We all love his movies, right? From Bottle Rocket to The Grand Budapest Hotel and everything in between the guy has a unique and wonderful...

Heavy Metal Is Confounding

So let's talk about metal. And maybe keep it really simple. As I personally think one of the biggest hindrances to people actually trying to get into metal is how knotty the music and the history...

Handbook for the Recently Deceased: A Blocland Gothtober Playlist

  OMG, we're over a week into October! Who’s out sipping on that pumpkin-spiced latte while enjoying themselves a fall color tour?   -NOT YOU-   No Blocland devotee, we understand the number of fucks you concern yourself with as to...

Lite 105

Meat and I made this 1980s schmaltz-core playlist a few months back. If your concerned about potentially not staying not a virgin in 2017, this should do you right as rain.    

Always? Nah. Sometimes………..MONSTERS

We all have 'em, right? Bands we like but aren't crazy about. But for one reason or another, whether it's road trippin', at a BBQ, that "special" alone time with the one...

Converge / Neurosis @ Warsaw, Brooklyn

Your boy D Frye and I had an amazing fucking night last Friday. We got to see two of the best metal bands of all time, Converge and Neurosis, play together on the same bill. The...

Blocland Mix #4

What the world really needs now is giving women like these more listens. You should start here.   Playlist photo: Virginia Hanusik

Blocland Mix #9: Best Songs of 2017

Nothing pairs better with a best albums list than a best songs playlist. So here it is. Our favorite tunes of 2017.    

Hmmmm……..Man, it just went poorly.

Today was less than optimal. It really feels like evil forces were conspiring against me. My hopes are buoyed by all the wondrous people in my life. But the day...

Summer Song – A Playlist by Doris and Saul: A Companion Piece to Spring...

  Hiss Golden Messenger recently released a great playlist by the name of "Spring Song" featuring soul and singer-songwriter folk music that is so beloved by Saul and I. We loved it so much that we thought...