Album Review: 21 by Adele
You’d think I was some majorly obsessed Adele fan from reading this blog. Trust me, I wish I were that dedicated—maybe then Mr. CVD and I wouldn’t have waited too long to buy tickets to her concert here in May (as in, before it sold out). But that might soon change after listening to 21. This is evident in the fact that I was so eager to do this review, I started it before I...
Song Review: Pretty Girl Rock by Keri Hilson
When I first heard the opening line (“My name is Keri/I’m so very/Fly, oh my…) I wasn’t that impressed. It sounded pretty basic, and I’m not usually into basic. But then the chorus hit and I was hit with a “Don’t hate me ‘cause I’m beautiful,” refrain that stuck with me. The video is ingenious as all heck. Keri basically goes...
Book Review: The Passage by Justin Cronin
I was freaking excited to read this book. I absolutely love post-apocalyptic adventures ever since I saw Stephen King’s The Stand miniseries. There’s something about having to rely on your survival skills that just really turns me on, for lack of a better term. And The Passage was getting good reviews to top it off. So I finally picked it up over the holiday break. It was the...