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by Honorio
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 118
Replies: 2
Views: 22

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 118

Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime (1980), #66
by Honorio
Mon Apr 12, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You

23. Sharon Redd - Love How You Feel (1983) 6/10
24. Prince - For You (1978) 6/10
by Honorio
Mon Apr 12, 2021 2:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.6
Replies: 22
Views: 415

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.6

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/b/b6/The-Style-Council-Caf%C3%A9-Bleu.jpg I can see that I'm alone again (naturally) in this but I love "Café Bleu." Paul Weller broke away from his punk/mod jail exploding in multiple directions (from lounge music to hip hop) tied by a stylish approach to ...
by Honorio
Sat Apr 10, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 18
Views: 258

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 11

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/9/9d/MoreRainCover.jpg 2 | Ólafur Arnalds | Fyrsta | 2011 5 | Kate Bush | One Last Look Around the House Before We Go… | 1990 7 | Freezepop | Less Talk More Rokk | 2007 8 | Air Supply | All Out of Love | 1980 1 | M. Ward | Little Baby | 2016 3 | Lhasa | El ...
by Honorio
Mon Apr 05, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!
Replies: 37
Views: 4154

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!

Some comments before posting my votes: 1) I've included on my list most of the archival albums (as we did on the first list we posted on this thread). In my opinion we made a mistake not including them, especially "Get Up with It," an album that includes songs recorded shortly before the album relea...
by Honorio
Mon Apr 05, 2021 7:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.5
Replies: 30
Views: 1042

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.5

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/2/2a/Depeche_Mode_-_Ultra.png Four albums shine above the rest (in my opinion): "50 Song Memoir," another brilliantly designed concept album by the absolute-master-of-concept-albums, Stephin Merritt and his MFs (hehe), "Contre-temps," a delicious slice of b...
by Honorio
Sun Apr 04, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 26
Views: 636

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 10

https://images2.imgbox.com/32/d2/J8GczwPM_o.jpg 1 | Mecano | Hijo de la luna | 1986 3 | Neil Finn | Loose Tongue | 1998 6 | Tate McRae | stupid | 2019 8 | The Wonder Who? | Don't Think Twice | 1965 2 | Demon Fuzz | Disillusioned Man | 1970 4 | Rina Sawayama | Cyber Stockholm Syndrome | 2017 5 | Asi...
by Honorio
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1962 Polls
Replies: 34
Views: 660

Re: Albums and Songs of 1962 Polls

My non-English recommendations for 1962
by Honorio
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 22. Jay-Z - American Gangster

22. Jay-Z - American Gangster (2007) 7/10
by Honorio
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.4
Replies: 30
Views: 2186

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.4

7. Ka - Honorio Killed the Samurai (2016 ) vs. 6. The Cure - Bloodflowers (2000) I see what you did there! :mrgreen: Yeah! But I was joking, I wasn't the one who killed him. It was Honor. :mrgreen: By the way, I was not the one who nominated the Fountains of Wayne album. But I could have been...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 28, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1961 Polls
Replies: 85
Views: 5999

Re: Albums and Songs of 1961 Polls

ALBUMS: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/9/9b/My_Favorite_Things.jpg 1. JOHN COLTRANE "My Favorite Things" 2. BILL EVANS TRIO "Waltz for Debby" 3. ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK "West Side Story" 4. BOBBY BLAND "Two Steps From the Blues" 5. RAY CHARLES "The Genius Sings the Blues" 6. MAX ROACH "We Ins...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 28, 2021 3:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.4
Replies: 30
Views: 2186

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.4

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/4/44/FOW-Welcome_Interstate_Managers.jpg After all the negative comments and the eighths positions, I'm aware that putting "Welcome Interstate Managers" as my album of the week is not a cool thing to do. But what can I do? Good power pop always reminds me w...
by Honorio
Sat Mar 27, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 25
Views: 1556

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 9

https://images2.imgbox.com/e4/32/Kkp2TsPT_o.jpg 3 | Headless Chickens | Juice | 1993 5 | Akala | Find No Enemy | 2010 7 | UFO | Queen of the Deep | 1974 8 | Viola Beach | Boys That Sing | 2016 1 | The Chills | I Love My Leather Jacket | 1986 2 | Comedian Harmonists | Irgendwo auf der Welt | 1932 4 ...
by Honorio
Sat Mar 27, 2021 6:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 21. Jill Scott - Who Is Jill Scott?

21. Jill Scott - Who Is Jill Scott ? Words and Sounds Vol. 1 (2000) 8/10
by Honorio
Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 116
Replies: 14
Views: 1396

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 116

David Sylvian & Ryuichi Sakamoto - Forbidden Colours (1983), #4595
by Honorio
Sun Mar 21, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 2282

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.3

https://images2.imgbox.com/93/11/oVHcsClY_o.jpg Beforehand I though my #1 was going to be the underated "Diamond Dogs" (Bowie at his most apocalyptic), but when I listened to the first sax notes of Marion Brown on "Bismillahi 'Rrahman 'Rrahim" I knew I was going to change my mind. Harold Budd's "Th...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 21, 2021 4:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!
Replies: 37
Views: 4154

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!

That's fine, aalamar! Yeah, Miles was "modern" throughout his whole career!
Holden wrote: Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:40 pmI can add a week’s extension, just like I did for Elvis.
Thank you!!
by Honorio
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!
Replies: 37
Views: 4154

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!

(Am I the only one who thinks "You Are Under Arrest" and "Tutu" are just masterworks?) I understand you, aalamar, those albums are great! But I'm afraid your opinion is unpopular, the much maligned Miles1980s discography is still waiting for a vindication. Jazz purists worship 1950s Miles (especial...
by Honorio
Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 8
Replies: 27
Views: 2356

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 8

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/f/f9/Album_artwork_for_Punch_Brothers%27_2018_album_All_Ashore.jpg 4 | Waxahatchee | Bathtub | 2012 6 | Bedhead | Bedside Table | 1994 7 | Akira Yamaoka | Room of Angel | 2004 8 | Fall Out Boy | Young and Menace | 2018 1 | Punch Brothers | All Ashore | 2018...
by Honorio
Thu Mar 18, 2021 7:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 20. The Band - Stage Fright

20. The Band - Stage Fright (1970) 7/10
by Honorio
Mon Mar 15, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 115
Replies: 11
Views: 1105

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 115

Basement Jaxx - Red Alert (1999), #1705
by Honorio
Mon Mar 15, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.2
Replies: 28
Views: 1135

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.2

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/2/2a/Dorham-afro-cuban_5065.jpg Oops, what a huge step down from last week's big music (at least IMHO). Some of the albums show impressive musicianship but presented in an unappealing way and some others border on boring. This week's highlights are for me t...
by Honorio
Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 29
Views: 1408

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 7

https://images2.imgbox.com/60/14/w1mPkvdu_o.jpg 3 | Кино | Спокойная ночь | 1988 4 | Hans-a-Plast | Rank Xerox | 1979 5 | Christian Bruhn | Hurra wir fliegen | 1986 7 | The Outfield | Your Love | 1985 1 | Drugdealer feat. Weyes Blood | Suddenly | 2016 2 | Serge Gainsbourg | La Horse | 1969 6 | Broo...
by Honorio
Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 19. Tyrannosaurus Rex - Unicorn

19. Tyrannosaurus Rex - Unicorn (1969) 6/10
by Honorio
Thu Mar 11, 2021 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.2
Replies: 28
Views: 1135

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.2

Thank you very much, mileswide!
by Honorio
Tue Mar 09, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.2
Replies: 28
Views: 1135

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.2

A question for the nominator... the Kenny Dorham album is the 1955 one (10", 4 songs) or the 1957 one (12", 7 songs)?
by Honorio
Mon Mar 08, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 114
Replies: 11
Views: 372

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 114

Paul Simon - Kodachrome (1973), #3335
by Honorio
Sun Mar 07, 2021 6:49 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Ruta 66 (Spain)
Replies: 3
Views: 1680

Re: EOY 2020 - Ruta 66 (Spain)

It's a printed magazine being published from 1985. The staff makes end-of-year lists from 2013. They have been included here before.
by Honorio
Sun Mar 07, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Ruta 66 (Spain)
Replies: 3
Views: 1680

Re: EOY 2020 - Ruta 66 (Spain)

Ruta 66 don't publish their list on thier web page, the do it instead in the printed magazine. I forgot to buy it in January so I bought it by mail this month. The end-of-year lists according to the Ruta 66 staff are: International albums: 1. Bob Dylan | Rough and Rowdy Days 2. Daniel Romano | How I...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 07, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)
Replies: 169
Views: 225485

Re: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)

20 albums updated in two months (9 weeks) thanks to Heylazaro (18), Krurze (2), Mr. David Ziggy (2), Ussername (2), aalamar (1), hero (1) and romanbarranjr (1). The albums are: - Funeral - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2) - Kind of Blue - Pet Sounds - Exile on Main St. - The Queen Is Dead - The...
by Honorio
Thu Mar 04, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 25
Views: 1502

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 6

https://images2.imgbox.com/e8/0d/A2A40q7P_o.jpg 3 | Die Wilde Jagd | 2000 Elefanten | 2018 4 | Girls At Our Best | Goodbye to That Jazz | 1981 6 | Kyuss | Phototropic | 1995 7 | Th Faith Healers | This Time | 1992 1 | Ephemera | Girls Keep Secrets in the Strangest Ways | 2003 2 | Morcheeba | Rome W...
by Honorio
Wed Mar 03, 2021 7:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.1
Replies: 29
Views: 1899

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 12 - Round 1.1

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/6/68/This_Is_The_Sea_Waterboys_Album_Cover.jpg Big music. Maybe I'm alone in this, but IMHO if there is an album where grandiosity is justified, "This Is the Sea" is the one. Sophistication meets here with sheer passion. Heartland art rock. Other highlights...
by Honorio
Wed Mar 03, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 18. Bee Gees - Main Course

18. Bee Gees - Main Course (1975) 8/10
Thursday night fever...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1961 Polls
Replies: 85
Views: 5999

Re: Albums and Songs of 1961 Polls

My non-English recommendations for 1961
by Honorio
Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!
Replies: 37
Views: 4154

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - March '21 - Miles Davis!

Hi Schüttelbirne (and carlos74)! Since I was the one who suggested to Holden which albums should be included I’m going to answer to you myself (even if Holden would have the last word in it). Holden usually does not include compilations, archival albums and live albums for the monthly polls. Every a...
by Honorio
Sun Feb 28, 2021 6:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 70
Views: 5236

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of 2020 - RESULTS

Excellent presentation, Holden and acroamor! Thank you very much!!
by Honorio
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 113
Replies: 12
Views: 1743

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 113

Big Star - September Gurls (1974), #487
by Honorio
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 25
Views: 2548

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 5

https://images2.imgbox.com/8b/7a/IsLryi25_o.jpg 1 | Kelly Lee Owens and Jon Hopkins | Luminous Spaces | 2019 3 | The National | Murder Me Rachael | 2003 5 | Mothers | Too Small for Eyes | 2016 6 | Trees | Delta Sleep | 1982 2 | Weyes Blood | Bad Magic | 2014 4 | Lisa | Rocket to Your Heart | 1983 7...
by Honorio
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 17. Chelsea Wolfe - Hiss Spun

17. Chelsea Wolfe - Hiss Spun (2017) 7/10
by Honorio
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best concerts you've been to
Replies: 15
Views: 1946

Re: Best concerts you've been to

When I read the (awesome) write-up by Moonbeam I remembered doing something similar (but of course, not as brilliant) many years ago. Rummaging among some files on my computer I found it. I wrote it probably 10 years ago, Lou Reed was still alive. But I'm going to post it like that, without updating...
by Honorio
Sun Feb 21, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Lullabies
Replies: 18
Views: 3227

Re: Lullabies

Congratulations, Nassim! The lullaby I used to sing for my daughter when she was a baby (hey, I even sang it to my wife's belly before the birth!) is a traditional one from Valencia, my home country. The name of the tune is "Mareta, mareta" and it's a very ancient folk lullaby (from 1700). I've lear...
by Honorio
Sun Feb 21, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1960 Polls
Replies: 94
Views: 10328

Re: Albums and Songs of 1960 Polls

I've decided that I'm going to participate this year in the 1960s poll. Las time (2015) I made monthly recommendations of non-English albums and songs. You can see my non-English recommendations for 1960 in http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?p=37312#p37312 ALBUMS: https://upload.wiki...
by Honorio
Sat Feb 20, 2021 10:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 112
Replies: 12
Views: 1330

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 112

Dave Brubeck Quartet - Take Five (1959), #326
Another classic, I'm sorry...
by Honorio
Thu Feb 18, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 25
Views: 1841

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 4

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/1/15/BHoward_NoondayDream.jpg 1 | Ben Howard | Nica Libres at Dusk | 2018 3 | Alan Stivell | Tri Martolod | 1972 5 | Goldenhorse | Maybe Tomorrow | 2002 6 | Duran Duran | Come Undone | 1968 2 | Annette Hanshaw | That's You Baby | 1929 4 | Amon Düül II | Sle...
by Honorio
Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 16. Krzysztof Penderecki - St. Luke Passion

16. Krzysztof Penderecki [National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Warsaw National Philharmonic Chorus] - St. Luke Passion (1990) 8/10
by Honorio
Sun Feb 14, 2021 8:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 24. Prince - For You
Replies: 319
Views: 81560

Re: Biggest Fan - The Album Edition - 15. The Elgins - Darling Baby

15. The Elgins - Darling Baby (1966) 6/10
by Honorio
Sat Feb 13, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 30
Views: 3164

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Heats, Week 3

https://images2.imgbox.com/90/4a/nWFWNdf0_o.jpg 2 | Les Troubadours du Roi Baudouin | Sanctus | 1958 3 | Archie Bell & the Drells | I Can't Stop Dancing | 1968 5 | Paris Combo | Living-Room | 1999 8 | TR/ST | Rescue, Mister | 2014 1 | Clau Aniz | Romana | 2018 4 | Bubu | El cortejo de un día amaril...
by Honorio
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - February '21 - U2!
Replies: 34
Views: 7233

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - February '21 - U2!

If I divided the discography of R.E.M. in three periods (with 5 albums each), U2's discography can be divided in 5 series of trilogies: a) The Dublin years, the early 1980s, from "Boy" to "War," developing their own epic post-punk sound as produced by Steve Lillywhite (my favourite U2 period by the ...
by Honorio
Fri Feb 12, 2021 5:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 111
Replies: 12
Views: 1961

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 111

The Marcels - Blue Moon (1961), #1535