[Editor’s Note: The following article is not a collection of reviews but rather a general reflection on some of the things Dan read, listened to, and watched in the last few days. Since they are not reviews, they should not be treated as such. I, unlike Dan, believe that some of them should be separated, expanded, and then published as reviews. But I am merely … Continue reading Weekly Art Consumption: A Few Fragments about Senses Fail’s new album, Love, White Teeth, and “Black Panther.”
Articles about your favorite products, accomplishments, etc. from the previous year have to be posted between December 31st and January 3rd. The following article is about 2 months late. I have been busy. I sure as hell recommended books from the ones I had read in 2017 but I hadn’t written about any of them (Of the 98 books I read only Whatever by Michel … Continue reading The Best and Worst Books I Read in 2017: A Long Overdue Article
So what about this album changed my mind about Drake? The beauty of “More Life” comes from it’s almost perfectionist studio created simplicity. Some could call this mechanical or artificial. No rap album is ever artificial because the whole point of rap music is to take produced sounds and supplement some perfectly placed poetry for the lyrics.