Thursday, August 4 2011
Like Talib Kweli's Gutter Rainbows, Wiley's 100% Publishing suffers only from a sense of confounding self-consciousness. He went independent to "make the songs I like to make", and made songs nearly identical to those a label would have requested.
Thursday, February 3 2011
Mike Skinner's precursor to Computers and Blues is confrontational, vulnerable, messy, and really kind of fascinating.
Tuesday, September 18 2007
We know by now Wiley can produce and star in a pretty slick-sounding grime record. But where's the heart?