Bloc is a group of talented multi-instrumentalists currently based in Lisbon, Portugal, focused on the production of original music for advertising. With marquis clients such as Opel, Nesquick, McCann Erickson, Suretel, UNITA for a 2008 Presidential Campaign in Angola, and others, Bloc is blazing a trail in the commercial music industry. Musical elements of Bloc are originally from Africa, Europe and North America, and this broad cultural background is present in their music here. Instead of focusing on a single style, Bloc explores new territories with each project.
Bloc's additional credits include: Opel - Music for TV Spots for German Auto manufacturer, for several campaigns (McCann Erikson PORTUGAL), Nesquick - Music for TV and Radio (McCann Erikson PORTUGAL), Suretel - Music for Corporate Identity, Cellphone Company (Mozambique), and Earth Condominium - Music for ProBono Environmental Project (International).
Imagine going back in time and walking into a club in Lagos, Nigeria, in 1972, at the peak of the Afrobeat movement! Vintage, analog sounding, highly energetic song, driven by drums and bass, with punctuations from horns and crowd shouts! PEOPLE ALL OVER THE WORLD, UNITE! Instrumental, African, Nigeria
Sun, beach, friends and acoustic guitars! This song is fun in the sand, endless summer days and nights, and serious goodtimes... Cool instrumental for a summer vibe. Like Jack Johnson, Dave Mathews, John Mayer, Jason Mraz, Bruno Mars, Steve Miller Band. Eternal sunshine, new BF, sassy happiness. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Jack Johnson
Full-on Teenage Energy Blast! Guitar driven electro indie pop rock, with hand claps galore, huge drums, killer bass and a catchy chorus melody. Perfect for teenage TV series in need of high energy, or just something in need of a slap in the face! Queens of the Stone Age meet the Powerpuff Girls... Instrumental, Indie Rock, Power Pop
Remember the good old days at the farm? That nostalgia for tradition? When days where warm and simple, with your friends at the porch? Similar to Old Crow Medicine Show, Trampled By Turtles and Yonder Mountain String Band. Instrumental, Americana, Americana
The next happy go lucky indie track that will be stuck in your head for days! Perfect for cheerful young family or children style products. Great for advertising. Summery, but almost with a subtle christmas feel. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Indie Rock
High Octane Guitar Rock! A driving track on top gear from the start to finish. Pedal to the metal! Great for cars, sports, racing, anything where energy and speed is the focus. Instrumental, Rock, Classic Rock
Things got out of hand at the moonshine bar! Perfect for an Action Movie Trailer. A rock tune that starts off gently and explodes as though a fight had just started! Simple, Loud and Punchy... Like the White Stripes drinking in a seedy bar with Little Hurricane and the Black Keys. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Indie Rock