It’s not ‘clever lonely’ (like Morrissey) or ‘interesting lonely’ (like Radiohead); it’s ‘lonely lonely,’ like the way it feels when you’re being hugged by someone and it somehow makes you sadder.
Chuck Klosterman (via midnightshivers)
Every relationship is fundamentally a power struggle, and the individual in power is whoever likes the other person less.
Chuck Klosterman (via ryrnun)
Expressionist Hip-Hop

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By: Ishmael Johnson, wRiter

Since its inception, hip-hop has, for the most part, captured a pulse of the black community in America from more of a cultural prospective than that of a simple music genre. Although traditionally, the mainstream has negatively depicted the culture, the recent…

Wrote a piece for Defiant wRiot about the recent generation of Expressionist Hip-Hop that started with a blend of cultures in the early to mid 2000s.

Slowly, it’s consuming me
Deliberate and deep, I can’t take this deeper panic
Teach me, teach me not to dream
Dream deeply…

AFI, A Deep Slow Panic (via cursedwiththebless)