2011

Call for remixers: Remix Jeremy Macachor’s forthcoming single!

Hey producers & remixers, as you may or may not know, with each of our singles we strive for an eclectic mix of sounds as a way to explore each of our artist’s music in new ways. On March 29th we’re releasing the new Jeremy Machachor single, “Onwards” and we’d… Read more

New release: Enjoy the self-titled debut album by Jeremy Macachor

Have you been trying to find that perfect road trip album? Fear not, this may be the one! Imagine cruising through wide-open expanses, top down… this soul-seeping stuff blasting. When I say soul-seeping, I mean it. With repeated listens, this stuff will seep into you and become such a part… Read more

Call for remixers for a special blocSonic and Garmisch remix event!

Before Garmisch came to blocSonic, they released two great EPs with the now defunct netlabel Go, Jukebox!. Those EPs never saw a lossless release and deserve such a treatment, so we’re re-releasing them as part of what’s currently entitled “The Garmisch EP XE”. An Xtended Edition release featuring both EPs,… Read more

New release: Say hello to Jeremy Macachor

Today we’re honored to welcome a new member to our family of artists, Jeremy Macachor. Jeremy is one half of the group Innocent Bandits. You may recall them from their appearance on “netBloc Vol. 30: aldartea”. After that appearance, he approached me about releasing his self-titled solo album and after… Read more

New release: More Ripps… the new single “Can’t Stop Livin’”

Yo, here’s more of that real hip-hop for you to nod your head to. The 2nd single from Joey Ripps’ album “Son Of 1,000 Pardons”. Grab it so you don’t miss the two exclusive remixes by the one and only, Sleaze! Also available by Ripps is the first single “For… Read more

New release: Introducing Joey Ripps’ “The Son of 1,000 Pardons”, hip-hop done well

In the early 80s, while in my teens, I first heard hip-hop music and it was for me… there was simply something about it that spoke to me. It was the future. It was exciting and fresh. A musical genre in its infancy that was finding its way… learning who… Read more

New release: Welcome back to blocSonic… JOEY RIPPS!

Hailing from Richmond, Virginia, Joey Ripps is part of the multi-talented Just Plain Sounds crew. Depending on how much you follow blocSonic, there’s a chance that you’re familiar with JPS. If you aren’t, let me tell you that they’re quite simply the most prolific and talented hip-hop squad in the… Read more

blocSonic makes exfm's Site of the Day!

Who out there are Google Chrome users? Well if you are, did you know that there's this incredibly useful extension called exfm that basically turns Chrome into a social music player? If you didn't know about it check it out here! Well, anyway, everyday exfm, via their Site of the… Read more