Ian Benson
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 +9Posted on Jul 5th, 2013 | re: Premature Evaluation: Jay-Z Magna Carta Holy Grail (58 comments)

Does anyone else feel like it’s so mediocre it’s bad? Like, it’s not a great album, but it’s not terrible. If it was awful, it’d at least be memorable. But instead it’s just so forgettable.

 0Posted on Jun 28th, 2013 | re: Entertainment Weekly's 100 Greatest Albums Ever (242 comments)

I mean, I’m impressed by this list from Entertainment Weekly. It’s not perfect, but no list is perfect. And it’s a step up from any recent Rolling Stone list.

 +4Posted on May 2nd, 2013 | re: New Kanye LP Out 6/18? (5 comments)

Man, 2013 is pulling out all the stops.

 0Posted on Apr 29th, 2013 | re: Neutral Milk Hotel Reunite (66 comments)

Usually I like eloquent responses to news like this. But my first reaction is pretty much “!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”

 0Posted on Mar 26th, 2013 | re: Craftwerk: The 10 Weirdest Nirvana Crafts On The Web (4 comments)

Corgana? Man, they didn’t even try with that name.

 +31Posted on Feb 1st, 2013 | re: Shut Up, Dude: This Week's Best And Worst Comments (69 comments)

I think that top three sweep is equal to winning Best Picture, Director, and Actor.

 +1Posted on Jan 29th, 2013 | re: Frank Ocean Brawls With Chris Brown At LA Studio (44 comments)

Six comments from here better be in Shut Up Dude. They are on fucking point.

 +1Posted on Jan 25th, 2013 | re: The 10 Best New Order Songs (88 comments)

I appreciate the list, and also disagree with the lack of Ceremony, but for me the best has gotta be either “Age of Consent” or “Temptation” cause those were the songs that made me fall in love with them

Your naughty lists consists of my naughty bits is the best Das Racist line they never wrote.

 0Posted on Dec 6th, 2012 | re: Stereogum's Top 50 Albums Of 2012 (430 comments)

No, it isn’t The Monitor, but doesn’t Local Business deserve a spot in at least the top 50?