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fortyFive Friday: Tha Silent Partner's back with NGTSHFTRMX!

Today we’ve got a tasty nugget for you on this fortyFive Friday. Tha Silent Partner together with Revalation of EMS deliver a dope new remix of the fresh Platters, Act 5 track “Night Shift”. Thanks to TSP and Rev! Of course, thanks once again to you for downloading & listening.… Read more

New release: The premier single from Cheese N Pot-C's forthcoming album "EXPLWORAZ"!

Today we’ve got something fresh for you to enjoy! “Nuthin Bout Tha Weather”, the new single from Cheese N Pot-C’s forthcoming album, EXPLWORAZ, featuring the album cut and a couple single exclusives… among which is a classic style DJ cut, “Tha Scratch Track”, highlighting cheese’s turntable wizardry. Hip-Hop heads, enjoy… Read more

New release: Cheese N Pot-C arrive at blocSonic!

Back in 2008, when I first heard of a funky little netlabel called Random Flow, they had already released a series of releases that showed me that hip-hop was alive and well in the netlabel community. Among their artists, CM aka Creative was the first whose music I would later… Read more

New release: Dr. Mindflip returns with blocSonic's 200th release!

Today we’ve got a release for you that’s special for a couple reasons. It’s the first Dr. Mindflip EP to feature a complete band line-up… and it’s our 200th release! With Every Waking Moment, Dr. Mindflip brings his brand of sinister, hallucinogenic pop, but the band lends a depth not… Read more

fortyFive Friday: Pete Lund returns with Gypsy Cab!

I’m very happy to be able to present you this great new fortyFive by Buffalo, NY singer/songwriter Pete Lund. Pete returns with the driving “Gypsy Cab”, an up tempo rocker recorded along with Sound Garrison’s Mark Garrison. The “B-Side” is the completely remastered re-release of his excellent 2012 song, “Last… Read more

New release: The Honorable Sleaze's "Summer Fresh" receives the XE treatment!

Back in September of 2009, a label started by our own Just Plain Ant, Just Plain Sounds, released a tasty gem by The Honorable Sleaze… the release was named Summer Fresh and featured a personal favorite, “God Damn” among other fresh joints. Now, closing in on five years later, I… Read more

New release: Jamod Allah makes his blocSonic debut!

I first heard Jamod Allah back in the early to mid 2000s when a few of his early tracks were released on Chuck D’s SLAMjamz… I dug what I heard and thought for sure an album would happen, but it never did. So, for the most part, this talented EMCEE… Read more

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: Vpopolam return with "Bez alboma"!

I’m happy to present to you the latest funky, funky EP, “Bez alboma”/“Unalbumed”, by Russian band Vpopolam… a tight little selection of mostly instrumentals and a couple interesting vocal tracks featuring samples from the ccMixter archives. Thanks once again to the guys of Vpopolam for the fresh sounds! As you… Read more

New release: The new single by Serhio Efremis & Elli Q!

Today we’ve got the second single, “Post-Vocalise”, from Serhio Efremis & Elli Q’s “Vocalises”. Enjoy another taste of Serhio’s experimental sounds. Once again, a very special thank you for the music goes out to Serhio Efremis & Elli Q! Of course, thanks once again to you for downloading & listening.… Read more