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.
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.