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by Fred
Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 22
Views: 417

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

1. Robert Wyatt – Sea Song 2. Robert Wyatt – Little Red Riding Hood Hit The Road 3. Jorge Ben – Os Alquimistas Chegando Os Alquimistas 4. Frank Zappa – Uncle Remus 5. George McCrae – Rock Your Baby 6. John Lennon – Whatever Gets You Thru The Night 7. Joni Mitchell – Free Man In Paris 8. Lester Bowie...
by Fred
Tue May 26, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 239
Views: 9039

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

The Durutti Column - Otis - 7
by Fred
Tue May 26, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 239
Views: 9039

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

502. Johnny Rivers – Summer Rain 6,5 [Lou Christie-ish]
by Fred
Tue May 26, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 239
Views: 9039

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

491. Zeus – How Does It Feel? - 5
498. First Aid Kit – In the Hearts of Men 4
by Fred
Sun May 24, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Do you have good taste in music?
Replies: 7
Views: 589

Re: Do you have good taste in music?

The book Let’s Talk About Love is also a brilliant analysis of taste in music and how the idea of having “good taste” has changed over the years. There is an ENORMOUS amount of "bleak semi metal" music that I think is what "normal" people listen to realizing their musical potential. How does this r...
by Fred
Sat May 23, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Do you have good taste in music?
Replies: 7
Views: 589

Re: Do you have good taste in music?

StevieFan13 wrote:
Thu May 21, 2020 2:08 pm
The book Let’s Talk About Love is also a brilliant analysis of taste in music and how the idea of having “good taste” has changed over the years.
Thanks for the tip!
by Fred
Fri May 22, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Do you have good taste in music?
Replies: 7
Views: 589

Re: Do you have good taste in music?

This is a must! https://books.google.se/books?hl=sv&lr=&id=uyI_Cb8olkMC&oi=fnd&pg=PR5&dq=david+huron+sweet+anticipation&ots=iiasdE27zC&sig=1xwxZx_8FBxGFIDUDnjTAHsh_04&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=david%20huron%20sweet%20anticipation&f=false Look at page 16 for a start. Fred - Have you read this whole bo...
by Fred
Thu May 21, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Do you have good taste in music?
Replies: 7
Views: 589

Re: Do you have good taste in music?

This is a must!

https://books.google.se/books?hl=sv&lr= ... on&f=false

Look at page 16 for a start.
by Fred
Tue May 19, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Who of The Beatles was the best songwriter?
Replies: 21
Views: 5247

Re: Who of The Beatles was the best songwriter?

My favs with John, Paul, George and Ringo: Beatles – You Never Give Me Your Money [Paul] Beatles – I’m The Walrus [John] George Harrison – What Is Life [George] John Lennon – Whatever Gets You Thru The Night [John] Beatles – Happiness Is A Warm Gun [John] Beatles – Penny Lane [Paul] George Harrison ...
by Fred
Sat May 16, 2020 7:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Who of The Beatles was the best songwriter?
Replies: 21
Views: 5247

Re: Who of The Beatles was the best songwriter?

Feeling is Paul carried them a bit the first few years. Then John became more important although Paul had his moments.
by Fred
Thu May 07, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month-David Bowie, Results!
Replies: 11
Views: 2275

Re: Artist of the Month-David Bowie, Results!

One users view of underrated Bowie songs: (in album order) "Wild-Eyed Boy" was the song where he thought he took of as a songwriter. 1. Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud (’Space Oddity’ b-side version) 4:56 2. Conversation Piece 3:06 3. Song For Bob Dylan 4:12 4. Port Of Amsterdam 3:19 [Brel] 5. We Are T...
by Fred
Sat May 02, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!
Replies: 37
Views: 3542

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!

Songs:

1. Paranoid Android
2. Exit Music (For a Film)
3. No Surprises
4. Karma Police
5. Street Spirit (Fade Out)
6. Lotus Flower
7. Fake Plastic Trees
8. Everything in Its Right Place
9. Let Down
10. Creep
by Fred
Fri May 01, 2020 4:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 4697

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

Songs: 1. Lynyrd Skynyrd – Free Bird 2. New York Dolls – Private World 3. Bruce Springsteen – Rosalita 4. Can – Bel Air 5. Pink Floyd – Us And Them 6. New York Dolls – Frankenstein 7. Roxy Music – Street Life 8. Bruce Springsteen – Spirit In The Night 9. Lou Reed – The Bed 10. Scott Walker – My Way ...
by Fred
Sat Apr 18, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album From The Year You Were Born?
Replies: 38
Views: 3565

Re: Favorite Album From The Year You Were Born?

US: Laura Nyro - Eli and the Thirteenth Confession https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3_mdy9VfCs

GB: The Beatles - The Beatles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXawa90YU2s

Guilty pleasure: Curt Boettcher https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGGRyxyhY9U
by Fred
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 2554

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

Just when I am in a bit of a slump finding new music this list was extremely welcome. Thanks!
by Fred
Sat Apr 11, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 2554

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

Many of these restaurants are open 24-7. ;)
by Fred
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll
Replies: 83
Views: 9153

Re: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll

:happy-partydance: :music-listening: Blue Ridge Rangers - Jambalaya :music-guitarred: :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Fred
Wed Apr 01, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-April '20-Bruce Springsteen!
Replies: 18
Views: 4050

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-April '20-Bruce Springsteen!

Songs: 1. Thunder Road 2. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) 3. Spirit in the Night 4. Jungleland 5. I'm on Fire 6. Brilliant Disguise 7. Badlands 8. Atlantic City 9. Born to Run 10. State Trooper 11. Jackson Cage 12. The Ties That Bind 13. Born in the U.S.A. 14. The River 15. Growin' Up 16. Nebraska 17. S...
by Fred
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll
Replies: 83
Views: 9153

Re: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll

Songs: "There's a hole in daddy's arm where the money goes" 1. Al Kooper – Sam Stone 2. Charles Mingus – The Shoes Of The Fisherman’s Wife 3. Rolling Stones – Happy 4. Frank Zappa – Blessed Relief 5. Lee Hazlewood – Ten Or Eleven Towns Ago 6. Wendy Carlos – Title Music from ‘A Clockwork Orange’ 7. D...
by Fred
Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 145
Views: 47475

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Problems you get when passing 50 years old... "was it in the 90s, 00s or the 10s?"
by Fred
Tue Mar 03, 2020 5:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-March '20-David Bowie
Replies: 22
Views: 8227

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-March '20-David Bowie

"Still don't know what I was waiting for. And my time was running wild..." 1. Life On Mars? (Hunky Dory, 1971) 2. Starman (Ziggy Stardust, 1972) 3. Heroes (Heroes, 1977) 4. Sons Of The Silent Age (Heroes, 1977) 5. Absolute Beginners (single, 1986) 6. Lady Stardust (Ziggy Stardust, 1972) 7. Changes (...
by Fred
Sun Mar 01, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 17686

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

Songs: 1. Led Zeppelin – When The Levee Breaks 2. David Bowie – Life On Mars? 3. Rolling Stones - Can't You Hear Me Knocking 4. Al Green – Tired Of Being Alone 5. Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man 6. Elton John – Tiny Dancer 7. David Bowie – Changes 8. Pink Floyd – Echoes 9. Marvin Gaye – Mercy Merc...
by Fred
Sat Feb 29, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 64944

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

You're on safe ground on the first two, I might use up my bullets for the other three though ;) Would much rather have TM7 than Rock the Casbah without a doubt! As for albums, are we to see another purple reign? Yup, songs list implies that. Btw, 1999 started it all for me in 1982... The magic when...
by Fred
Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 64944

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

And If wild cards were allowed:

Happy Mondays – W.F.L. (Think About The Future) [the song that started the 90s!]
The Clash – The Magnificent Seven
Pixies - Caribou
Fleetwood Mac – Gypsy
George Harrison – All Those Years Ago

Now shoot me! :)
by Fred
Fri Feb 21, 2020 5:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 64944

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

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by Fred
Wed Feb 19, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 2: Top 64 Songs of the Century, Nomination Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 3070

Re: Tournament 2: Top 64 Songs of the Century, Nomination Thread

My nominations are: Arcade Fire – Intervention - 2006 - 1 Tindersticks – Show Me Everything - 2012 - 1 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Jubilee Street - 1 Julia Holter – Maxim’s I - 2013 - 1 Mattias Alkberg – Stockholm - 2006 - 1 David Bowie – Blackstar - 2016 - 1 Solange – Cranes In The Sky - 2016 - 1 T...
by Fred
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)
Replies: 45
Views: 21207

Re: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)

Fred wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:45 pm
Edre Peraza wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:15 pm
To be honest with you guys this was a mistake... I don’t know how to do these lists nor do I have the time and ambition
Start with five artists in a word document! Bowie is one, Nick Cave a second and Deerhunter a third. You are ON YOUR WAY!
by Fred
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)
Replies: 45
Views: 21207

Re: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)

Edre Peraza wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:15 pm
To be honest with you guys this was a mistake... I don’t know how to do these lists nor do I have the time and ambition
see below
by Fred
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 64944

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Absolutely unsentimental, me not voting for "1999" as my fav song.
by Fred
Sat Feb 15, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 145
Views: 47475

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

ShepBranson wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 5:46 pm
acroamor wrote:
Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:16 pm
1. Mitski - Bury Me
Damn this list!
Looks interresting!
by Fred
Sat Feb 08, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 150
Views: 33567

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Listyguy wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 2:11 am
Fred wrote:
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:20 am
4. Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man
I'm seeing 1971 for this one, do you have a source for 1970?
No, should be 1971!
by Fred
Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 145
Views: 47475

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Songs: 1. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Jubilee Street 2. Tindersticks – Show Me Everything 3. Julia Holter – Maxim’s I 4. David Bowie – Blackstar 5. Todd Terje – Inspector Norse 6. Solange – Cranes In The Sky 7. Joanna Newsom – Good Intentions Paving Company 8. MGMT – In The Afternoon 9. Angel Olsen ...
by Fred
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 150
Views: 33567

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Songs: 1. Simon & Garfunkel – Only Living Boy In New York 2. Antonio Carlos Jobim – Amparo 3. Velvet Underground – Rock’n Roll 4. Neil Young – I Believe In You 5. George Harrison – Beware Of Darkness 6. Beach Boys – This Whole World 7. Led Zeppelin – Since I’ve Been Loving You 8. George Harrison – W...
by Fred
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4
Replies: 30
Views: 10209

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4

I prefer the Beatles

Like This:

1. OK Computer by Radiohead (25th all time)[ vs. Abbey Road by The Beatles
2. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd (27th all time)[/b] vs. Revolver by The Beatles
by Fred
Sun Jan 12, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top Songs of 2019 - Results
Replies: 18
Views: 6339

Re: AMF Top Songs of 2019 - Results

....Yuve Yuve Yuve Youve Yu...
by Fred
Thu Jan 09, 2020 5:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4
Replies: 30
Views: 10209

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4

1. Abbey Road by The Beatles
2. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd

HM: "The Doors" by The Doors with The Doors through The Doors
by Fred
Mon Jan 06, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-January '20, Bob Dylan!
Replies: 32
Views: 13612

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-January '20, Bob Dylan!

Songs: 1. Like A Rolling Stone (Highway 61 Revisited, 1965) 2. Girl From The North Country (The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, 1963) 3. Desolation Row (Highway 61 Revisited, 1965) 4. Fourth Time Around (Blonde On Blonde, 1966) 5. Changing Of The Guards (Street Legal, 1978) 6. All Along The Watchtower (John...
by Fred
Mon Jan 06, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 3
Replies: 28
Views: 9825

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 3

1. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
2. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
3. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd
4. Blonde on Blonde by Bob Dylan

"Wait a minute, did I just vote AGAINST "Abbey Road"?
by Fred
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS.....FINALLY!!!
Replies: 59
Views: 34523

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS

Sorry panam, didn't see your january post...
by Fred
Wed Dec 25, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 2
Replies: 24
Views: 9224

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 2

1. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys vs. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars by David Bowie 2. Marquee Moon by Television vs. OK Computer by Radiohead 3. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles vs. Blood on the Tracks by Bob Dylan 4. Abbey Road by The Beatles vs. Th...
by Fred
Wed Dec 18, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Roxette
Replies: 7
Views: 3766

Re: R.I.P. Roxette

Fred wrote:
Sat Dec 14, 2019 11:53 pm
How it started: The Look = Hot Thing + U Got The Look :)
by Fred
Tue Dec 17, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 27
Views: 8117

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 2

1. The Doors
2. The Dark Side of the Moon
3. Highway 61 Revisited
4. London Calling
5. Electric Ladyland
6. Blonde On Blonde
7. Astral Weeks
8. Revolver
by Fred
Sat Dec 14, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Roxette
Replies: 7
Views: 3766

Re: R.I.P. Roxette

How it REALLY started: The Look = Hot Thing + U Got The Look, W.S.B.P
by Fred
Mon Dec 09, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Next decade poll
Replies: 37
Views: 17221

Re: Next decade poll

More of an inofficial way… 70's we do first but until new years eve we nominate 20 songs each from the 10's that we dig the most and quickly become first on the web (?) with a twenty hundred and 10's song list. 20, 19, 18 points and so on. And of course we could calculate some cult songs among these...
by Fred
Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 43960

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

I don't know who's decision this is ultimately, but here's how the schedule would lay out if we continued doing this the same way we have since the inception of the yearly decade polls : 2020 - 1970s 2021 - 1960s 2022 - 1900-1959 2023 - 2010s 2024 - 2000s 2025 - 1990s 2026 - 1980s 2027 - 1970s 2028...
by Fred
Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 43960

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Yeah, maybe we should do 2010s first. Dig up every future classic possible. Then let it rest a few years and then re-do it. The 1970s don't go anywhere. For fun or reflection perhaps, the number of songs from each 70s and 10s year on my ever evolving top thousand list: 1970: 49 songs 1971: 30 1972: ...
by Fred
Sun Nov 24, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 43960

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

00's or the freakin' 70's. A hard choice. If we do the 00's we get the opportunity to become frontrunners on the web! Also remember that for every good song of the 00's there are 5-10 from the 70's. It will be almost SHOCKING diving right into the year 1970 now in january. Jobim, Rodriguez, Velvets!...
by Fred
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2010s Song Recommendations
Replies: 5
Views: 3244

Re: 2010s song recommendations

A few classics of mine: Tindersticks - Show Me https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bx-KWrVP70 Tame Impala - Apocalypse Dreams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQH2Kq1QXaI Todd Terje - Inspector Norse https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHiqPG0526U Solange - Cranes In The Sky https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...