Best Albums of 2019: THE TOP FIVE

"Imagine there's no heaven. It's easy if you try. No hell below us. Above us, only sky. Imagine all the people, livin' for today. Ah!" - Doris

Best Albums of 2019: 10-6

"I'm learning to fly, but I ain't got wings ... Coming down, is the hardest thing." - Doris In December of 2019, as the other blogs...

Best Albums of 2019: 20-11

"You can't always get what you want ... but if you try sometimes, you just might find, you just might find ... you get what you need." - Doris

Colin Presents: The Best Artists of the Decade

20. Why Don't We Boy bands return en masse in 2010s. But these boys brought .... “something different.” 19. Pusha...

The Blocland Presents: The Blocland’s Best Albums of the Decade Presented by Doris

Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark FantasyThe War on Drugs - Slave AmbientThe War on Drugs - Lost in the DreamBon Iver - Bon IverKendrick Lamar - Good...

The Blocland Favorite Songs 2018

Daughters - “The Reason They Hate Me” Daughters’ comeback album You Won’t Get What You Want is a punishing, physical album, and this track is the...

The The Blocland Buzz

The The Blocland Buzz is back again! We apologize for the delay. 1. Numbering Lists Hell yea I forgot if I numbered these lists or not....

‘Moz’, how Morrissey became a symbol of resistance for Latino transcultural fandom in North...

c. claire kelley// Preview // Michigan Sociological Association // 2019 Introduction             Morrissey, the lead-singer of the rock band The Smiths, has become an...

I’ve Heard It: Hot Chip – A Bath Full of Ecstasy

Hot Chip has always verged dangerously close to self-parody. They've never given up on their slinky, uncool version of electronic music with big portions of unironic sentimentality and dashes of plain old silliness. But...

Presenting the 2019 Summertime Blocland Bangerz sponsored by Walgreens

Imagine. It's the future. The year 2069. You're a great grandparent, and gathered around you is your brood of grandchildren, gazing admiringly up at you.