“pop” Posts

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

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

Dallas Kincaid and His 5 For Insight

Ok, I know… I know… you didn’t download netBloc Vol. 18’s 42 page liner-note booklet… pfft… now I’m just rubbing it in your face that you’re missing out by not downloading netBloc PDF booklets. Raw dog rockabilly style… here’s a mini-interview with Dallas Kincaid. 01 - Why free music? I… Read more

The Mysterious Christine and her 5 For Insight

Ok, I'm beginning to accept the fact that you didn't download netBloc Vol. 18’s 42 page liner-note booklet… though it really doesn't make me happy. More proof that you're missing out by not downloading netBloc PDF booklets follows. Ladies… Gentleman… Christine. 01 - Why free music? We make music, not… Read more

Here are 5 For Insight From Monk Turner

Ok, so you didn't download netBloc Vol. 18’s 42 page liner-note booklet… I know that now, but I can’t accept it. Just to reinforce the fact that you're missing out by not downloading netBloc PDF booklets, here’s yet another mini-interview, this one with featured artist Monk Turner. 01 - Why… Read more

Josh Woodward Hits Us With 5 For Insight

So you seriously didn't download netBloc Vol. 18’s 42 page liner-note booklet?!? Yesterday I thought you were kidding… well here’s another mini-interview, this time with featured artist Josh Woodward. 01 - Why free music? When I was first starting to move my music out of the figurative bedroom, I stumbled… Read more

Brad Sucks' 5 For Insight

Did you not download netBloc Vol. 18’s 42 page liner-note booklet?? Tisk… tisk… tisk. Well here’s a mini-interview with featured artist Brad Sucks. 01 - Why free music? Because technology is making all the constraints on music distribution irrelevant. And trying to enforce artificial constraints a) doesn’t work and b)… Read more

After The Ice and their 5 For Insight

Another fantastic track that was featured on netBloc Vol. 17 was After The Ice's "Thursday Morning Waking". Here's some insight for you to digest. 01 Why free music? We offer free music because it’s a great way of reaching out to the fans. In a world where you can potentially… Read more

Paper Tiger's Temy and Chris give us 5 for insight

Paper Tiger's special brand of indie-pop was featured on netBloc Vol. 17. Here are a few details about them. 01 Why free music? Temy: Because it’s a good and fast way to spread music all over the globe. A lot of people who dig our type of music are downloaders… Read more

netBloc Vol. 17: Refined Excursions For The Discriminating Listener available now!

Once again… back is the incredible! Here we have another excellent netBloc release for you. It’s always a pleasure to bring you this monthly collection. This month we’ve got music from Basque, US, France, Russian Federation, Netherlands, Poland, UK and Canada. The music included is as always quite varied... trip-hop,… Read more