Everyone’s favorite abstract lyricist has returned over some smooth Blockhead instrumentation.
Aesop Rock has long solidified himself to be one of the game’s most cutting-edge and thought-provoking lyricists, though his bars often benefit from a close reading or two. After all, the man largely deals in the abstract, leaving fans to attach meaning as they see fit; the closest we’ve come to hip-hop dream interpretation.
Cold roll up on a very clean easel
Turn a landscape into unspeakable evil
Eek, it’s un-freaking-believable
Freakish so we’re fitting in
Voices in his head that beleaguer the equilibrium