“downtempo” Posts

New Release And Podcast: Tha Silent Partner delivers music inspired by Gulf City and Pot-C interviews Wals!

We’ve got lots for you to enjoy on this lovely first Friday of December. What could be better in this mad, mad world, right? First up, new music by Tha Silent Partner Over the past three years funky animated series Gulf City has been gaining traction and quite a dedicated… Read more

New Release: Moki Mcfly returns with new music!

Today, Moki Mcfly returns with “Addition Hills”, a terrific new album packed with twelve downtempo gems! From 5am to baked, this incredible collection is set to be on repeat for quite a while. Enjoy. Hey Moki… thanks for another terrific release! Fans are sure to be thrilled be the great… Read more

New Release: Viktor Van River returns with Biorobot!

Today we’ve got the release of new music by Viktor Van River. Last October he brought us his blocSonic debut Triumph Of Unconscious and now he returns his new EP, Biorobot. Five cuts that take you on a dark journey into electronic downtempo trip-hop that’ll leave you fiending for more.… Read more

New releases: Today we celebrate Netlabel Day with new music by Ant The Symbol, Donnie Ozone and Luck & Doc!

Netlabel Day 2017! Today’s a day of mixed feelings. Although we’re thrilled to once again participate with Netlabel Day and deliver some great new music to our community, we’re saddened because we’ve recently lost one of our own. This past Sunday, the extremely talented Richmond, Virginia rapper and blocSonic artist… Read more

New release: Ant The Symbol continues You Are Here EP series!

Back in September we released an amazing EP by Ant The Symbol called You Are Here: Downtown (if you haven’t checked it out yet, be sure you do). Well, it turns out that that EP was the first in a series and today we’ve got the second installment, You Are… Read more

New release: Ant The Symbol surprises fans with incredible new EP!

Back at the end of August, Ant The Symbol sent me a few new songs to check out. I downloaded them and listened… like, whoa! I instantly felt that the seven songs I was listening to were the most inspired that he’d created thus far, as The Symbol. Of course… Read more

Netlabel Day has arrived!

If you haven’t yet heard, today is the 2nd annual Netlabel Day and boy do we have a bunch of goodies for you! C-Doc - Do Androids Die For Electric Sins? Hey kids… do you like movies? What about “Blade Runner”? If so, you’re going to enjoy C-Doc’s homage to… Read more

New release: Our netBloc series reaches its 50th volume!

First and foremost, I’d like to send out an extra special thank you to all artists and netlabels who, over the years, have been part of our story through the netBloc series. When I first had the idea to begin this series in 2006, I really had no idea if… Read more

New release: The netBloc series returns to it’s regular schedule!

That’s right, the series returns with “netBloc Vol. 48: Still…”! Can you believe it? Last week I was listening to a podcast interview at the FMA and heard the interviewee mention blocSonic and how she used to love our netBloc series and it was too bad that we weren’t releasing… Read more

New release: The XE release of Andrew Cosentino's "Country Western Star" marks his blocSonic debut!

New York based multi-instrumentalist Andrew Cosentino first got in touch with blocSonic back in February. However, it took me a couple weeks to finally give it a listen. When I did, his EP, Country Western Star (CWS), immediately struck a chord and I emailed him back to find out how… Read more