By Eóin Donnelly Sometimes I'm a pretentious asshole. As much as I like to claim neutrality of judgment, I inevitably listen to albums with my own preconceptions and biases in mind. I wasn't even halfway through Post Malone's sophomore album, beerbongs & bentleys, and I was already writing it off. My friends are bigger fans [...]

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By Eóin Donnelly A veil of secrecy once separated The Weeknd from his rabid core fanbase; at once addicted to his alluring cocktail of sex, drugs and woozy, downcast RnB he debuted on bedroom mixtape House of Balloons, and with hit after hit piling on top of one another with his ascent into mainstream pop [...]