“funk” Posts

Alex Franklin's FROST out now!

Today we’re thrilled to present to you the debut album by Alex Franklin, an artist who is carrying on a strong music legacy. His father Shawn and uncle Mike are The Scallions. Before them, Alex’ grandfather was also a musician, his mom’s aunt sang and her father & uncle played,… Read more

Alex Franklin continues a family musical legacy with his first single!

You could say that music is at the heart of the Franklin family. Alex’ father Shawn and uncle Mike are The Scallions (also part of the blocSonic family). Before them, Alex’ grandfather was also a musician, his mom’s aunt sang and father & uncle played, too. If you’re following along,… Read more

New release: PL#13 closes out July with more tasty funk!

The Arm and his merry band of funkiteers, otherwise known as Pimpstrut Local #13, return to tickle you with this tasty selection of funkin’ goodness, including a special new mix of the title joint and other non-album cuts! So, waste no time in grabbing your copy now and bumping it,… Read more

New release: Pimpstrut Local #13 arrive with the funk!

On the first annual Netlabel Day, next Tuesday, Pimpstrut Local #13 drops their debut album for blocSonic. Led by a cat named Armand Armandollar, this pimp union delivers their tasty blend of funk and soul. Today, it’s an honor and pleasure to be able to present to you a sampling… 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

Introducing “netBloc Volume 25: From Darkness Cometh The Light”!

According to Chinese philosophy two opposing forces, the yin and the yang, co-exist interdependently to make up universal existence. You cannot have one without the other. So it seems in many aspects of life that you cannot have the good without the bad and vice-versa. Life, death, love, hate, peace,… Read more

The winds of change are blowing... it smells like a revolution!

Volume 16 has arrived! Another terrific collection of 10 netaudio gems from the world over. Now that it’s arrived, I can fill you in on behind-the-scenes type stuff. In between netBloc related tasks, I’ve been busy seeking out the best PHP framework to utilize in the development of the next… Read more