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Continuation of a dialog

Originally published in the netBloc Vol. 23: We Invented The Compilation PDF Once upon a time… long, long ago… 2007 was the year and we released “netBloc Vol. 5: The threat at Goliath's feet...”. In that release’s PDF was an introduction entitled “An infrastructure for take-over” which was later published… Read more

Check out Confusion is Next’s “The Generation of this Order”

You may recall Confusion is Next as being one of the featured artists on “netBloc Vol. 19: Doctorin’ Ur Tastz”. Well, while you’re waiting for the release of “netBloc Vol. 23: We Invented The Compilation” on Tuesday, July 7th, be sure to check out CIN’s latest release “The Generation of… Read more

Givin’ the instrumental and experimental world some love, introducing netBloc Vol. 22

It all started sometime last year with a friend of mine, Rob Pitt, saying that he’d love it if there were a “minimal” netBloc release. However, with the netBloc series being about variety, I felt that I couldn’t release something so narrowly focused on one sub-genre. If I were to… Read more

blocSonic's own featured on Radio BSOTS

This is just a quick word to direct you to the latest installment of Radio BSOTS, a fantastic podcast which always spotlights music with a good beat. This time around, you'll find “Still Dreamin‘ (Feat. Jay Slim)” by Just Plain Ant alongside Brother Ali and many others! Check it out! Read more

netBloc Vol. 21 opens your ears with a little help from Jamendo!

We’re back serving you another helping of ten fantastic delicacies from the world of open-licensed netaudio. This time around, our energy was focused on presenting selections from the ever expanding archives of Jamendo.com. If you’re unfamiliar with Jamendo, it’s a community-driven website that hosts “free, legal and unlimited music published… Read more

netBloc series continues with “netBloc Vol. 20: music to accompany the world traveller”

It’s now been four months since the release of volume 19. Plenty has happened since that release. The new blocSonic website has launched and our first original album, Just Plain Ant’s “Dig Deep”, was released. Now let’s get our groove back and bring you the first of three consecutive netBloc… Read more

February 24th is the day to “Dig Deep” at blocSonic.com

By the look of this blog and our Twitter feed, you’d think blocSonic has been asleep at the wheel for the past month/month and a half. Nothing could be further from the truth. It all began last year when we realized that Ruby on Rails just wasn’t cutting it for… Read more

5 For Insight with Coehn & Foehrb

01 Why free music? Coehn: It is easier to reach more listeners, when releasing free music via THE internet, As a musician, it’s useless to fight against the development of the internet and it’s impact on the music business. Anyone who enjoys our music has got the opportunity to buy… Read more

Introducing “netBloc Vol. 19: Doctorin’ Ur Tastz”

Here’s another fresh netBloc release for you to soak in. As always… it was a challenge to pull together and it underwent a serious overhaul when it became clear that an artist and a label weren’t as serious about the release as I was. Finally, when all is said and… Read more

Kick It With CM aka Creative and his 5 For Insight

As we get ever closer to another netBloc release, your having forgotten to download netBloc Vol. 18’s 42 page liner-note booklet, has almost, completely been made up for by reading these 5 For Insight posts. I mean it! It has. Though… come on… do me a solid… when netBloc Vol.… Read more