“hip-hop” Posts

Today blocSonic celebrates the 7th Annual Netlabel Day with a bunch of new music and CDs from Liam Stewart!

Every year we at blocSonic love to participate in Netlabel Day to big-up netlabel culture. Though the number of active netlabels that exist today have dwindled compared to when we launched in 2007, there are still a significant number of us representing. Props go out to everyone who plays a… Read more

P.U.C.K.'s Hockey Fight In Canada & Tha Bloc Report's look back at Netlabel Days past!

P.U.C.K. returns with the second single from their new album! Today we’ve got “H.F.I.C. (Hockey Fight In Canada)”, the second single from the new P.U.C.K. album “MAPL Theory” for you to bump! Also included is Cheese’s funky fresh Maximum Emcee Mixx of “The Odd Man Rush”, the remixed posse cut… Read more

CM & Tha Silent Partner's long-awaited bloc Sonics 2 arrives!

CM & Tha Silent Partner's long-awaited bloc Sonics 2 arrives! Back in 2013, CM aka Creative collaborated with Tha Silent Partner on “Good Times”, from TSP’s “Platters, Act 5: The Silent Anniversary (10 Years Of Tha Silent Partner)”. That sparked something. There was something special about CM rapping over TSP… Read more

P.U.C.K. arrives with MAPL Theory!

Back in January 2001 the Canadian crew Previously Unknown Canadian Kids released their LP “BAR STARZ - ACE ON THE RUN - (froot scootaz… take the froot n’ scoot)”. Today, a litte more than 20 years later P.U.C.K. finally return with their follow-up “MAPL Theory”! I won’t get into the… Read more

Go Back In The Day with the Krazy Shitz and friendz!

Today we’ve got the dope 2nd single from the new Krazy Shitz album “Space Signals”! “Back In The Day (Featuring Donnie Ozone and Stanley)” is a seven track deep maxi-single featuring remixes of not only the title cut, but also three other joints from the album! Remixes by Beatbastard, Biggathomas,… Read more

The P.U.C.K. cru returns!

P.U.C.K. (Previously Unknown Canadian Kids) are currently wrapping up work on their long-awaited forthcoming album… “MAPL Theory”. Today we have your first taste of that new music! Their sound (as you’ve heard on their previous singles) is a fusion of Hip-Hop, Rock, humor and a smidge of Bob and Doug… Read more

The Takeover, Part Deux: The Arrival of the Krazy Shitz!

Krazy Shitz release “Space Signals”! About 23 years ago, the self-titled debut album by the Krazy Shitz dropped. Since that time, members started families, and even moved to the other side of the world! After such a stretch of time, they finally found the time to make it all happen… Read more

Them Krazy Shitz have that Street Party for you!

Cheese N Pot-C continue to bring their talented extended family with them to tha bloc and today they arrive with Yuk MC! Formed in 1998, the Krazy Shitz previously released a self-titled debut album in 1999. Well, although Yuk has made appearances on various CNP projects, it’s been a long… Read more

The Hydra Gwaii takeover!

Hydra Gwaii release their debut album! Who doesn’t love a good Kaiju film? Go ahead google it, if you don’t know. Anyway, the three-headed Hydra Gwaii has taken over blocSonic for the day and we’re not sure if we’ll ever be the same! Who is this Hydra Gwaii you ask?… Read more

New Release: netBloc Volume 55 maintains the Cultural Constant!

Over 14 years ago, well before we became a netlabel / record label in our own right, we launched blocSonic specifically as a home for our netBloc series of compilations. netBlocs have always been about shining a spotlight on quality netlabels, netaudio artists & open or Creative Commons licensed music.… Read more