Feb 12, 2019
The first time where Rocky doesn't wear his influences on his sleeve, but also the first time (within his career timeline) where he kinda failed to meet expectations...

The lack of a somewhat tight formula brought up a good amount of problems...while there are qualities to it like Rocky tackling more substantial topics with more intricate lyricism, the album experience gets filled with bad transitioning (especially notable: killing the whole momentum of the first two, actually very strong ... read more
Feb 11, 2019
His most commercial effort?...yes, easy to say...

Is it a bad thing?...in all honesty, no...and I don't get most of the listeners who say that this album isn't really good

Rocky's debut album is still his best project to me...it adds commercial aspects to the product which enhance the quality in most cases; Rocky also tightened his flows, rhyme schemes and also his content (even tho it still doesn't really matter all that much)...

The section from Pain to Wild For The Night is the only real ... read more
Feb 11, 2019
Rocky's notorious first project served as the major culture shock within New York due to being influenced by odd sources for that area...

Back in the days I felt like this is a huge middle finger towards the conventions of NYC-rap; it never really sticked because of the dull "style over substance"-philosophy which I never was a fan of (and I'm actually still not huge on it...like, you need to have a really appealing style or it just doesn't work), but it surprisingly clicked...at ... read more
Feb 1, 2019
Sexy?...ehh kinda
Cool?...yeah...can agree with that...
Feb 1, 2019
Morrissey is almost like a caricature of every dislikable person I've met...
Jan 28, 2019
I feel sad for the guys who listen to the EP-compilation where this comes after You Made Me Realise...
Jan 26, 2019
I would lie if I rate it higher, but it's a decent project, Knxcke...

Do your thing; there is talent behind this...
Jan 26, 2019
Well, he said Cam should suck his dick, but it's rather the opposite...
Jan 25, 2019
Lol what's up with the people who hype this thing?...it's boring af and gets grating when he sings (with or without autotune)...

Toro y Moi's new album is almost exciting compared to this...
Jan 24, 2019
Step in a better direction to me...
Jan 24, 2019
Moses Sumney is a talented guy, but I never thought that he really delivered on anything he dropped...

As pleasant as the instrumentation on this album can be, the songs do not really add up to a big, memorable picture at the end...most of the time it falls short and ends up as music for the background...

Maybe I need to relisten even more...
Jan 20, 2019
Toro y Moi himself, vocal-wise, is so unessential to his own project that it's sad...

The production is at the beginning of the album quite charming, but gains a stale and boring character pretty quickly...

Jan 20, 2019
Not only a strong album by Blake, but also a really interesting effort since it questions my intention when it comes to listening to him...it's not the Blake who puts you in a mood of melancholy and evokes pure emotions out of the surrounding silence...there's a clearer focus on his person...

Transitions aren't necessarily easy, but James came with a share amount of accessibility (without changing his style on a fundamental basis) in Assume Form which leads you through it...

I imagine seeing ... read more
Jan 18, 2019
Had hopes for it and thought that it would be a nice side project, but not with this production...you can create way more out of this style, but most of Tobacco's resulting instrumentals almost competed with the gross album cover...

Aesop Rock was actually really solid, but also a bit formulaic at points...but still: he isn't the problem here
Jan 18, 2019
Well, it got one really cool deep cut, so I'm fine with it (lol)...
Jan 11, 2019
R.I.P. to myself; got stabbed by those pitchforks...
Jan 11, 2019
Their best album...

...yes, I combine that statement with the actual score it got...
Jan 11, 2019
It's like Cox didn't even want that you understand him and the artistic directions he explored within this album...

I like what's going on here, but can't really deny that the confusion got me...
Jan 2, 2019
Yeah, I just realised that my enjoyment of Talking Heads depends on my activity...It's better when you move around
Jan 2, 2019
Honestly don't get how Melon thinks that this is their worst album...
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