Your Old Droog – It Wasn’t Even Close
Released: 19 April 2019
The ever mysterious Your Old Droog drops this heat-rock It Wasn’t Even Close, giving us a peek into his Central European heritage with tracks like “Babushka”, “Gyros”, and “Tried By 13 (Vaclav Havel)”, and also his elusive Hip-Hop kinships, with a feature list including MF DOOM, Sadhugold, Mach-Hommy, Tha God Fahim, and more!
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★★★★★: Best in show; pinnacle release from an all-time great artist.
★★★★1/2: Stellar example of genre; peak potential.
★★★★: Excellent; recommended to all fans of artist or genre.
★★★1/2: Very good; a few bland songs or minor flaws throughout.
★★★: Good; fans of the artist will find value here.
★★1/2: Average; does little to establish the artist or maintain quality.
★★: Unexceptional; a few highlights but otherwise bland.
★1/2: Weak; unrecommended for anyone but major fans of the style and/or artist.
★: Seriously flawed; very poor work but relatively listenable.
1/2: Terrible; a true embarrassment and akin to audio masochism.