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by Fred
Sun Nov 01, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1979 Poll
Replies: 60
Views: 4137

Re: Albums and Songs of 1979 Poll

The songs: 1. Madness – Night Boat To Cairo 2. Frank Zappa – Yo’ Mama 3. Squeeze – Up The Junction 4. Elvis Costello – Oliver’s Army 5. Bob Dylan – Precious Angel 6. Thin Lizzy – Roisin Dubh (Black Rose) - A Rock Legend 7. Tantra – The Hills Of Katmandu 8. Patti Smith – Frederick 9. Teardrop Explode...
by Fred
Sat Oct 31, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33094

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Janelle Monae seem to be actor rather than musician in my book. Mos Def too!
by Fred
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 12509

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

Moonbeam's responsible for these findings of mine:

8. Automatic (the revival)
22. Purple Music
31. Neon Telephone
46. Old Friends 4 Sale
49. Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic

Prince like early Bowie really had som interresting non-album material.
by Fred
Sun Oct 04, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - October '20 - The Beach Boys!
Replies: 34
Views: 7958

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - October '20 - The Beach Boys!

Songs: 1. This Whole World (Sunflower, 1970) 2. Break Away (20/20, 1969) 3. Caroline No (Pet Sounds, 1966) 4. Cottonfields (20/20, 1969) 5. California Saga: The Beaks Of Eagles (Holland, 1973) 6. Feel Flows (Surf’s Up, 1971) 7. Surf’s Up (Surf’s Up, 1971) 8. Wouldn’t It Be Nice (Pet Sounds, 1966) 9....
by Fred
Thu Oct 01, 2020 5:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1978 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 11667

Re: Albums and Songs of 1978 Poll

Songs: 1. Buzzcocks – Moving Away From The Pulsebeat 2. Dire Straits – Sultans Of Swing 3. Sun Ra & His Arkestra – Where Pathways Meet 4. Kate Bush – Wuthering Heights (new vocals) 5. Freddie Hubbard – Theme For Kareem 6. Bob Dylan – Changing Of The Guard 7. Buzzcocks – Get On Our Own 8. Bob Marley ...
by Fred
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99712

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

I get HAPPY when I see "Rock Bottom" at the TOP!
by Fred
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - September 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 35421

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2020

Hank Ballard & The Midnighters – Finger Poppin’ Time - 3
by Fred
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - September 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 35421

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2020

Duke Ellington – The Tattooed Bride - 7.5
Beck - Chemtrails - 6.5
by Fred
Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 89
Views: 51301

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

Halloo! Even I like Jessie Ware's "Spotlight". I'd say it's the song "EBTG" only wrote once.
by Fred
Thu Sep 03, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll
Replies: 86
Views: 16554

Re: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll

Jackson wrote: Thu Sep 03, 2020 7:25 pm
Fred wrote: Thu Sep 03, 2020 11:32 am Quite a year for David Bowie, 1977...
The amount of great music that Bowie and Brian Eno (often together) either created or contributed to in the mid-to-late 70s is incredible.
Yes, let's not forget Eno!
by Fred
Thu Sep 03, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll
Replies: 86
Views: 16554

Re: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll

Quite a year for David Bowie, 1977: In the winter he came up with “Low” and in the spring “The Idiot” with Iggy Pop. Then came the summer and he made “Lust For Life” (Iggy) and in the autumn “Heroes” was released. Bowie mostly responsible for the music and Iggy for his lyrics. I was thinking if a so...
by Fred
Tue Sep 01, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll
Replies: 86
Views: 16554

Re: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll

Yes, a good year indeed! Songs: 1. Television – Marquee Moon 2. Steely Dan – Deacon Blues 3. Iggy Pop – Lust For Life 4. Kraftwerk – Europa Endlos 5. David Bowie – Sons Of The Silent Age 6. Steely Dan – Black Cow 7. Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – We Almost Lost Detroit 8. 10CC – Feel The Benefit ...
by Fred
Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 12509

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

Songs: * = new findings 1. Lady Cab Driver 2. Batdance 3. One Nite Alone 4. Joy In Repetition 5. Colonized Mind 6. The Beautiful Ones 7. Purple Rain 8. Automatic 9. Computer Blue 10. Gold 11. Alphabet Street 12. Baby, I’m A Star 13. Anna Stesia 14. Controversy 15. The Ladder 16. Forever In My Life 1...
by Fred
Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 12509

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

Albums:

1. Purple Rain
2. Sign “☮” The Times
3. 1999
4. Around The World In A Day
5. The Gold Experience
6. Parade
7. Rainbow Children
8. Lovesexy
9. Batman
0. One Nite Alone
by Fred
Wed Aug 26, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results
Replies: 19
Views: 3516

Re: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results

Here's a suggested "AM" Very Best of Neil Young 2CD compilation. Based on results of this poll. "Crime in The City" left out. Only controversial choice here would be "Thrasher" by position PS. Do you see how beautifully TTN belong last on cd 1 and "On The Beach" starts disc 2? Restoring the recoring...
by Fred
Wed Aug 26, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results
Replies: 19
Views: 3516

Re: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results

I'm sure Holden would have found that out in silence. For aestethic purposes can you remove this last post letme...? Also no need to rub errors in someones face.
by Fred
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results
Replies: 19
Views: 3516

Re: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results

I have some issues with "Into The Black" and the guitar sound...Like "Out Of The Blue" quite more but not on top 20.
by Fred
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results
Replies: 19
Views: 3516

Re: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results

[/quote]Campaigner sits at 119.[/quote]

Making such a combo no.37 at best..."Tired Eyes" next?
by Fred
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results
Replies: 19
Views: 3516

Re: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results

PS. I sit up at 8PM here in Sweden experiencing a bit of a day before Christmas feelings... soon ready with a 2CD "AM" Neil Young "Very Best Of".
by Fred
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results
Replies: 19
Views: 3516

Re: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results

I wonder if "Fcukin' Up" makes it...Or if Hey Hey My My (Black And Blue) counts as one. They use to bake the Sedin twins together on those hockey best lists... Fuckin’ Up is at 48, and those two songs are indeed counted separately I didn't recognize "F*!#in' Up" when it is spelled "Fuckin' Up" :) N...
by Fred
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results
Replies: 19
Views: 3516

Re: Artist of the Month, July 2020, Neil Young - Results

I wonder if Hey Hey My My (Black And Blue) counts as one. They use to bake the Sedin twins together on those hockey best lists... Anyway, here's my take on Neil's best songs from 2000-2020: Silver And Gold 3:17 (2000) Razor Love 6:29 (Goin’ Home) 8:49 (2002) She’s A Healer 9.10 Carmichael 10.20 (200...
by Fred
Fri Aug 21, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99712

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Bang Jan wrote: Tue Aug 18, 2020 5:32 pm
Fred wrote: Sat Jul 25, 2020 4:10 pm 116. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
145. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
:whistle: (tx!)
by Fred
Sat Aug 01, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 21776

Re: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll

1-2-3-4! 1. Patti Smith – Ask The Angels 2. David Bowie – Wild Is The Wind 3. Eagles – Hotel California 4. Ramones – Judy Is a Punk 5. Boz Scaggs – Lido Shuffle 6. Camel – Lunar Sea 7. David Bowie – Station To Station 8. Queen – Somebody To Love 9. Sex Pistols – Anarchy In The U.K. 10. Stevie Wonder...
by Fred
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99712

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

nOTrEADy YEt. worKI Npr OGrEsS. 84. The Sundays 85. Nick Drake – I'm looking forward to seeing your full list as always Fred along with what these two mystery albums will be! I'm guessing Reading Writing and Arithmetic and Pink Moon but you never know Lazy when it comes to album lists but this time...
by Fred
Sat Jul 25, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99712

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

1. Robert Wyatt – Rock Bottom 2. Bob Dylan – Highway 61 Revisited 3. Love – Forever Changes 4. Scott Walker – Scott 4 5. The Beatles – The Beatles 6. Pixies – Trompe le Monde 7. David Bowie – Hunky Dory 8. Television – Marquee Moon 9. Pixies – Doolittle 10. The Beatles – Abbey Road 11. Frank Zappa –...
by Fred
Sun Jul 19, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - July 2020
Replies: 277
Views: 67039

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2020

556. Can - Mary, Mary So Contrary: 7
538. Bob Dylan – Tonight I’ll Be Staying Here With You: 8
555. Elvis Costello & The Attractions – High Fidelity: 5
by Fred
Sun Jul 12, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 42318

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

1000 points? Thrilled to see the "Stairway To Heaven" of the 2010s.
by Fred
Fri Jul 10, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 42318

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Anyone else who thinks "Hot Knife" (#127] with Fiona Apple is highly original? Nutcasey? I had it at the bottom of my list.
by Fred
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - July '20 - Neil Young!
Replies: 45
Views: 13772

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - July '20 - Neil Young!

I guess we can count "Rust Never Sleeps..." and "Time Fades Away" as sure bets now to avoid that anyone shows up and turns everything around.
by Fred
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - July '20 - Neil Young!
Replies: 45
Views: 13772

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - July '20 - Neil Young!

Madzong mentioned this above, so I’ll clarify - Buffalo Springfield songs are NOT allowed. Only albums/songs released by Neil Young are allowed. Songs released under other groups, like Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young, are also not allowed. I’m unsure if any songs exist for Neil Young, but the only ...
by Fred
Sun Jul 05, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 42318

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Hmmmm..."Siberian Breaks" at no. 376. Great presentation, btw!
by Fred
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 42318

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

There is a bit of Annette Peacock over Julia Holter.
by Fred
Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - July '20 - Neil Young!
Replies: 45
Views: 13772

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - July '20 - Neil Young!

There is Bob Dylan and then there is Neil Young. And after that we have John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Maybe Frank Zappa belong to those as well. World's greatest songwriters. Songs: 1. I Believe In You (After the Gold Rush, 1970) 2. Danger Bird (Zuma, 1975) 3. Cowgirl In the Sand (Everybody Knows ...
by Fred
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 19080

Re: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll

Songs: 1. Bruce Springsteen – Thunder Road 2. Lou Reed – Coney Island Baby 3. David Bowie – Somebody Up There Likes Me 4. Roxy Music – Both Ends Burning 5. Jefferson Starship – Miracles 6. Steely Dan – Doctor Wu 7. Pink Floyd – Shine On You Crazy Diamonds 8. Bob Dylan – Tangled Up In Blue 9. Queen –...
by Fred
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 195161

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

Damn, it turned up quite respectable now, the 10's.

Most important artist/group: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Best new artist: Angel Olsen
Going Out In Style: David Bowie
Song Strangely Carrying A Whole Album: "Shut Up Kiss Me" (On Angel Olsen's "My Woman")
by Fred
Sun Jun 14, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - June 2020
Replies: 233
Views: 62753

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

U Got The Look by Prince is am afraid to say one of the least played Prince songs on my stereo. That is from an old Prince fan. One interresting thing is that if you take a part of "Hot Thing" and a part of "U Got The Look" voila! You just created Roxette's "The Look" (minus a nanana...) But if Stev...
by Fred
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - June '20 - Led Zeppelin!
Replies: 22
Views: 10103

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - June '20 - Led Zeppelin!

Songs: 1. When the Levee Breaks (Led Zeppelin IV) 2. Since I've Been Loving You (Led Zeppelin III) 3. The Ocean (Houses Of The Holy) 4. In My Time of Dying (Physical Graffiti) 5. The Song Remains the Same (Houses Of The Holy) 6. Rock and Roll (Led Zeppelin IV) 7. Tangerine (Led Zeppelin III) 8. I'm ...
by Fred
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 195161

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

Best Songs of the 2010s 1. Car Seat Headrest- Fill in the Blank 2. Kanye West- Runaway 3. Kendrick Lamar- The Blacker the Berry 4. Arcade Fire- Sprawl II 5. Mitski- Your Best American Girl 6. The National- Bloodbuzz, OH 7. Frank Ocean- Pyramids 8. Lorde- Liability 9. Solange- Cranes in the Sky 10.J...
by Fred
Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 26711

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

Songs: 1. Robert Wyatt – Little Red Riding Hood Hit The Road 2. Frank Zappa – Uncle Remus 3. Robert Wyatt – Sea Song 4. Roxy Music – The Thrill Of It All 5. John Lennon – Whatever Gets You Thru The Night 6. Jorge Ben – Os Alquimistas Chegando Os Alquimistas 7. Joni Mitchell – Free Man In Paris 8. Ki...
by Fred
Tue May 26, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - May 2020
Replies: 242
Views: 72825

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 Songs - May 2020
Replies: 242
Views: 72825

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 Songs - May 2020
Replies: 242
Views: 72825

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: 3224

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: 3224

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: 3224

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...