“pop” Posts

New release: #returnofthenetbloc!

After a shocking nine months since the last netBloc release, I’m very happy to say that we return today with Volume 46 of the series with “#returnofthenetlboc”! The reasons for such a lengthy delay are many… among which are… busy release schedule… difficulty locking down all tracks, causing a record… Read more

New release: mGee returns with his "Old Orchard Beach EP"

These are songs that I began working on in 2011 for an as yet unreleased pair of full-length albums. Some of them were previously released as individual tracks via my #musicmonday release series at mgee.blocsonic.com and a couple I’ve been sitting on for a while that have until now remained… Read more

New release: The return of Garmisch!

It’s now over two years since we’ve last been treated by new music by Swedish indie-pop group Garmisch. Well, the wait is now over with this, the first single from the forthcoming album, “Fishes”. “They Seem To Be Intelligent” is an incredibly catchy track featuring the Garmisch signature sound and… Read more

New release: blocSonic welcomes The Scallions on board with the release of "Agony Through Ceremony XE"!

A little over ten years ago, in 2002, I began working for SLAMjamz, the label run by Public Enemy’s Chuck D. I began by designing cover art for their digital single series. Among those digital singles were seven designed for Connecticut avante-garde power pop group, The Scallions, consisting of members… Read more

New release: Get Moody with Liam Stewart

To close things out for Liam Stewart’s terrific “Losing The Tortoise Race” is the second single from the album, “Moody New Star”. MNS can be best described as moody, addictive & rockin’. Along with the album version are three remixes… two of which by the great C-Doc and one by… Read more

New release: Liam Stewart releases "Losing The Tortoise Race"!

Liam Stewart returns to blocSonic with his fantastic new album “Losing The Tortoise Race”. If you enjoyed his previous album “Sixteen Words”, the new one will not disappoint. If you’re just now discovering Liam’s music, then you’re in for a treat, since you have two albums to catch up on!… Read more

New release: The return of Liam Stewart!

It’s now been two years since we released the outstanding album “Sixteen Words”. If you’ve already checked it out, you’re familiar with Liam Stewart and his captivating pop sound. On December 11th, he returns to blocSonic with his great new album “Losing The Tortoise Race”! Today, enjoy your first taste… Read more

Call for remixers: Remix Swedish electropop artist Garmisch and be included on their forthcoming remix album!

This is a quick update to let you know that we’re still looking for talented remixers to be part of the upcoming Garmisch EP/Remix collection. Keep reading for a bit of background info, or jump to the end and use the link to visit the invite page for complete details.… 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: Goodbye 2010, Hello 2011. Ladies & gents… netBloc Vol. 31!

2010 has been an incredible year for blocSonic. We’ve had Boots Riley on ETHX’ “Boom to Bloom” and Chuck D on Just Plain Ant’s “Rumble, Young Man, Rumble”. We’ve released our first indie and pop albums with Friends or Whatever’s self-titled debut, Garmisch’s self-titled blocSonic debut and Liam Stewart’s “Sixteen… Read more