58th Annual Grammys Miss Bigger Statement With Album Of The Year


Ah another Grammys has come to a close. Overall, the 58th Annual Grammys were pretty predictable without many questionable awards. That said the biggest quibble comes with the album of the year (AGAIN) with Taylor Swift winning her second AOTY with 1989. Wait a minute – hold up? Why is a big, popular album like…

Charlie Puth’s Artistry Is A Work In Progress (Quick Thoughts)


There are artists and albums that you really, REALLY want to like. The problem is, things just don’t end up tickling your fancy. It’s even more disappointing if there was hype behind the artist/project and then once it materializes, things just don’t quite work out. That’s the case with pop newcomer Charlie Puth. Charlie Puth…

The Downfall of Kid Cudi: A Sad Tale


As a music critic, one has to master the art of judgment, specifically which albums to review and which ones to pass on. In December 2015, something spoke to yours truly in regards to passing on a particular album. What was the album worthy of skipping – prejudging before judging it via review – Kid…