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pkat
pkat
Illinois

Recent Reviews

May 11, 2018
30
What is it about Arctic Monkeys that I just can’t stand? Maybe it’s Alex Turner’s confident and relaxed voice that just oozes “”””cool,”””” when the music behind it is some of the most uninspired and trepid garbo I’ve heard from them. The album never really figures out what it wants to be, and the Arctic Monkeys decide to throw pacing out the window to do whatever the hell they want. Second, the word vomit that falls out of ... read more
Apr 29, 2018
45
I really don’t get what people see in this. The lyrics are completely asinine in some songs (see: I Got the Juice, Screwed, Americans). The production is okay... but forgettable. She isn’t being inventive on any of these songs. I really don’t get why people are calling this decade defining, outside of promoting pansexuality, homosexuality, etc. It’s a good intention, but I just think she’s shooting herself in the foot by being downright goofy and obnoxious on some ... read more
Oct 9, 2017
NR
lol
Sep 23, 2017
80
Melodrama marks a huge growth and improvement in Lorde's songwriting. Sonically, it's very intricate and deeply interesting. It's one of the most quickly memorable albums I've heard all year. I was surprised at how many of the songs hooked themselves into my brain only after the first listen.

Favorites: Green Light, Homemade Dynamite, Liability, Supercut
Least Favorites: Writer In the Dark
Sep 23, 2017
80
Big Fish Theory is a super innovative album and has some of the best beats I've heard this year, but it lacks focus sometimes. Everything sounds very crisp and defined. Vince's flow is wonderful (per usual) but his lyrics often lack the focus and descriptiveness of Prima Donna. This album feels a bit like the opposite of a concept album, which isn't necessarily a bad thing. But at times it feels like a hodge podge of few amazing songs and a few good ones.

Favorites: Crabs In a Bucket, Big ... read more
Nov 30, 2018
Just saw you in the comment section on RYM, haha.
Sep 24, 2017
Also the reason I have so many reviews/ratings Sep. 23rd/24th is cus that's when I joined the site and I'm filling in stuff for all the albums I've heard multiple times and know enough to give a score and opinion
Sep 24, 2017
hm.. I guess I should say my grading scale.
10 - Flawless
9 - Incredible
8 - Great
7 - Good
6 - Decent
5 - OK
4 - Poor
3 - Bad
2 - Awful
1 - Miserable
0 - Completely unentertaining in every way
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My rating scale is out of 10 w/ .5’s. I’m more active on rateyourmusic.
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