The OFFICIAL Summertime ’18 Blocland Bangerz Playlist

Summer memories. Cookin' shrimp-on-a-stick over an illegal campfire with your dad and his friends. Drinkin' martinis on the patio while listening to scratchy old Mel Tormé records with your dad and his friends. Cruisin' the Main...

“Handsome Wolf, Divine Operator” – All Hail Dan Boeckner

In honor of content week here at Blocland, and in honor of me not getting fined and sent to Canada, and in honor of the new Wolf Parade album coming out on October 6th, I figured...

Blocland.com Presents: Saul’s Playlist Recommendations #1

Eclectic Los Angeles label Friends of Friends has a massive, beautiful playlist that's meant to be played when you're up too damn early (or too damn late.) Up Too Early is a mellow, gorgeous, flowing playlist that features the likes...

Playlists – Are There Rules? Well There F’ing Should Be

Playlists are fun. The bastard son of the mixtape the modern playlist is a big part of most of our listening lives. Making mixtapes was a fun nightmare. Forwarding...

Lifevests & Helmets 3: Don’t Fucking Drown

On February 17, 2018, I received an email from scruffy entitled: "L&H 3?" My reply: "Yes. Resounding Yes. Hell Yes." Fast forward to today: The First Day of Summer. Staying in step with the previous Lifevests & Helmets...

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...

Meat’s Picks – Daylight Savings Edition

I know.  I've been slacking lately.  Doris has threatened to fire me.  The seasons are fucking me up and now we have to change the clocks again.  These are not good excuses for my recent absence,...

Blocland Mix #8 – Whatever Why Do We Even Do This Anymore?

We lost our only sponsor today. As a result we have been making massive cuts and layoffs. Auto post bot is still inoperable and we don't have the budget to fix him. Today has been a horrible...

Blocland Mix #5: A Cure for Indigestion

I put Alka Seltzer directly into my mouth the first time I tried it.  This week's Blocland Mix is all about the harmony between men and women. Between stomach and acidic foods. Darren's inclusion of metal has me...

Meat’s Picks: Impending Doom Edition

Will statue-hating libtards destroy American culture?  Will a hurricane destroy Texas?  Will a shitty new song destroy the "reputation" of one of our most beloved pop-stars?  These are the questions weighing on us as we head...