Casey Veggies: "Tyler was just all the way left. The music was always dope. That song ‘Blow’ is one of my favorite joints. It was a perfect match of a crazy rapper and the most beautiful melodies, the beats were dope. Great album.
“He has a couple songs on there that are crazy, but not like Goblin. With Bastard, he was more on his vulnerable side. He started becoming meaner [on the transition] to Goblin. He became mad at life. He was still that younger Tyler [on Bastard.] You know how you get older and all the problems at hand? That didn’t happen yet.”