spotify demon

The Spotify Issue

We need to talk about Spotify. Not just Spotify, admittedly, but Apple Music, Deezer, YouTube Music and all the rest. For a consumer, these are all amazing and incredible value for money. All the musi…

15 April 2019

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Well, that was 2018

I released so much music in 2018 it was ridiculous. First off was my Hastromil EP in January. Hastromil by Dublock This was followed by the Sirius Tau LP in March which featured a host of remixes from…

30 December 2018

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NI Komplete Kontrol A25: Initial Thoughts

Yesterday evening I unboxed a brand new Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol A25 keyboard, to replace my Novation LunchKeyMini. I’ve wanted to replace the Novation for a while as the keys are too…

24 October 2018

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The Nostalgia Curse

The Nostalgia Curse

Please note, there is an update at the bottom of this post. I have an issue with Nostalgia. It may be because I’m living in a country that is literally tearing itself to pieces, largely due to w…

23 October 2018

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FavAlbums #1: The Cat

A 1964 jazz album might not be the obvious place to start a list of my favourite albums. But Jimmy Smiths The Cat is about as pure a musical experience you could ever hope for. Melodic, joyous, uplift…

17 August 2018

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Releases Roundup

There has been a flurry of Dublock related releases lately, including collaborations, remixes and a quickie solo EP. Third Witness – Illequal  Third Witness – another nom de plume of Tr…

10 August 2018

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