Adam Finley

Adam Finley has two unmarketable degrees and a framed picture of Arnold Schwarzenegger in his office. He's been in the freelance game since 2007. He writes music reviews, political essays, non-award-winning short fiction, travel articles, and Limp Bizkit haiku. He once published a story about a chimpanzee. He is still shocked that people are willing to pay him money to write words. His dream is to ride a manatee.

Reviews // 66 Articles
//Reviews

DMX: Redemption of the Beast | 22 Feb 2015 // 9:02 PM

This year is barely eight weeks old, but Redemption of the Beast will likely be the worst rap album of the year.

Cursive: The Ugly Organ (Reissue) | 15 Feb 2015 // 9:03 PM

Cursive's much-loved rage cannon of a record has been remastered, allowing one to hear every mangled guitar chord, every abused organ note, every polyp in Kasher's throat. It's makes a legendarily bilious album even more so, like watching surgery in HD.

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'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

// Short Ends and Leader

"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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