“pop” Posts

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

New release: Introducing Liam Stewart's "Sooner"

For this second and final single promoting Liam’s incredible album “Sixteen Words” we continue our dedication to the maxi-single format with another seven exclusives! Among them are two previously unreleased songs which only add to the terrific body of work he’s released through blocSonic, four great remixes of “Sooner” by… Read more

New release: Introducing Liam Stewart's "Sixteen Words"

Since first deciding to release original albums here, I intended blocSonic to release an eclectic range of music and with each new original, I think we’re reinforcing that intention. Since the beginning I’ve been amazed at the caliber of artists that have either approached us or agreed to release through… Read more

New release: Introducing Liam Stewart and the first single, Bird Of Prey

“Bird Of Prey” is your first taste of what Liam Stewart and blocSonic have in store for you with the release of the album “Sixteen Words” on November 30th. If you dig indie-pop music packed with lush melodies, moody vocals and a rock edge then you definitely need to check… Read more