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Album Review: Spirit World Field Guide by Aesop Rock

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Ian Matthias Bavitz, or better known by his stage name, Aesop Rock is a rapper and producer from Oregon. Just like the previous album review, Aesop Rock is definitely making a name for himself in the underground hip hop scene rather than the mainstream. Besides the Malibu Ken side project he made with Tobacco last year, it has been four years since a solo project. Check out his eighth studio album, Spirit World Field Guide . The first track from the album is Hello From The Spirit World . The track opens up with an ascending line that repeats throughout the track. This track serves as an opening to the album, es
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Album Review: Anime, Trauma and Divorce by Open Mike Eagle

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Michael W Eagle II, or more known by his stage name, Open Mike Eagle, is a rapper and comedian from Chicago. While born in Chicago, he is now based out of Los Angeles. He's definitely more prominent in the underground scene, but he has gained a lot of popularity in more recent years, especially with some television show offers. His latest album, Anime, Trauma and Divorce marks his fifth studio album.   The first track from the album is Death Parade . The title of track is a bit surprising to open up the album, however, you are greeted with some reversed vocals and some lo-fi electronic notes. After a few se

Album Review: Positions by Ariana Grande

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Ariana Grande is an American singer and songwriter from Florida. She has also had a few acting roles such as some roles in Nickelodeon shows. She released her first album, Yours Truly back in 2013 and has gained popularity and fame since. She has won several awards and has been a speaker for several different people. Positions marks her sixth studio album. The first track from the album is shut up . The track starts out with a quick string introduction. After the quick introduction is done, the strings are still there, but there's definitely more plucking involved for the rest of the track. You do get Aria

Album Review: Serpentine Prison by Matt Berninger

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Matt Berninger is a singer and songwriter from Ohio. While this is his first solo project, he is probably most known as being the frontman of the indie rock band, The National. He has released a few solo tracks under his name in the past, but he didn't really focus on his own music until 2020, and then he was able to come out with his first studio album, Serpentine Prison .   The first track from the album is My Eyes Are T-Shirts . The track opens up quietly with just a piano and a quiet percussive beat in the background. There are some other instrumentals that are added as the track goes on, but it mostly k

Record Store Day Drops 2020

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   If you're a music enthusiast or vinyl collector myself, you know that Record Store Day is an exciting and special day. Finding exclusive releases of albums that have never been released before is something exciting to add to anyone's record collection. While there are a ton of live records, there are still plenty of interesting releases, and 2020 had an amazing list of releases. However, there was one thing that set 2020 apart from other years: they split Record Store Day into three separate days. They had Record Store Day Drop 1, 2 and 3. Even though it was split into three days, there were some good th

Album Review: Wachito Rico by boy pablo

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Nicolas Muñoz is the frontman and the person behind the Norwegian indie pop band, boy pablo. They gained a lot of internet popularity with their two EP's, Roy Pablo , and my personal favorite, Soy Pablo . Since they had never released an album yet, I was excited to see what they had to put out and see if they would live up to the hype. I'm surprised to say that their debut album, Wachito Rico , definitely lives up to the hype.   The first track from the album is i hope she loves me back . The track opens up with some high pitched synths, but after the quick introduction, you're greeted back with the

Album Review: Burden of Proof by Benny The Butcher

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Jeremie Pennick, or better known by his stage name, Benny The Butcher, is a rapper from Buffalo, New York. Besides some of his solo work, he also works with the hip hop groups Griselda, as well as Black Soprano Family. He has also been featured on some high profile artists' albums. He first released his mixtape, Tana Talk , all the way back in 2004. Now, several mixtapes later, Benny the Butcher releases his second studio album titled Burden of Proof .   The first track from the album is the title track Burden Of Proof . The track opens up with almost a classic like hip hop feeling with the guitar and the ba