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.
Sunday, February 22 2015
This year is barely eight weeks old, but Redemption of the Beast will likely be the worst rap album of the year.
Sunday, February 15 2015
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.
Monday, January 26 2015
Jean Grae is deep in the no-fucks-to-give phase of her career, and it's kind of great.
Tuesday, December 2 2014
Gay Dog Food is a bold statement without a lot of substance, one that isn't even sure of its own meaning.
Wednesday, October 15 2014
Nation isn't an opus. It's a warning.