Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #480: George Michael – Faith (1987)

Wham! We’re at #480 already! Before George Michael, Arrested Development character (#georgemaharris), there was George Michael, pop star.  And before that, there was Wham! – but that is not what this post is about.  Look, I am not here to throw any shade or disrespect to a man who has built an impressive career and … Continue reading Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #480: George Michael – Faith (1987)

Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #481: The Smiths – The Smiths (1984)

I’ll go ahead and be on record, even if it costs me street cred, and say I don’t really get it. Many people I know enjoy this band and this album in particular, so I was excited to give it another chance.  But I gotta be honest, it’s just too simultaneously mopey and pretentious for … Continue reading Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #481: The Smiths – The Smiths (1984)