Aesop Rock
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
Media // 3 Articles
//Features

Portraiture in a Human Form: An Interview with Aesop Rock
4 May 2016 // 9:00 PM

Aesop Rock: "I think I'm always surprised at how much the musicians I meet put weight on things that aren't music."

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for July
28 Jun 2012 // 6:15 PM

The record release schedule usually cools off as summer heats up, but this July offers its fair share of highly anticipated albums from across the musical spectrum.

//Reviews

Aesop Rock: The Impossible Kid
2 May 2016 // 9:30 PM

On his excellent new album, Aesop Rock plays with autobiography as a construction. Rock tells some version of his story brilliantly here, and it doesn't matter what is and isn't fact; it all rings true anyway.

Aesop Rock: Skelethon
27 Aug 2012 // 6:03 PM

Skelethon is an oddly current release that shows an seasoned artist maintaining both creativity and ambition.

//Blogs

Aesop Rock - "Blood Sandwich" (Singles Going Steady)
11 Apr 2016 // 5:14 AM

Aesop Rock paints a cryptic, acid-tongued hip-hop narrative through intricate wordplay and an effortlessly dexterous rhyme scheme.

Aesop Rock - "Rings" (Singles Going Steady)
22 Feb 2016 // 4:28 AM

"Rings" shows Aesop Rock at his most lyrically venomous and rhythmically psychotic.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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