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by stefanocarraro
Tue Feb 28, 2017 12:29 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: RUMORE (ITALY) = TOP 300 SONGS (2017)
Replies: 2
Views: 1117

RUMORE (ITALY) = TOP 300 SONGS (2017)

List published on Rumore (Italian Music Magazine) number 300 (January 2017) http://rumoremag.com/2017/01/03/rumore-300-gennaio-2017/ 1 - HELTER SKELTER - THE BEATLES 2 - WAITING ROOM - FUGAZI 3 - THERE IS A LIGHT THAT NEVER GOES OUT - THE SMITHS 4 - KICK OUT THE JAMS - MC5 5 - BLITZKRIEG BOP - THE R...
by stefanocarraro
Tue Jan 17, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mark Ellingham - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists - 5000 Songs You Must Download (2007)
Replies: 22
Views: 4369

Re: Mark Ellingham - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists - 5000 Songs You Must Download (2007)

Yes, of course.
I scanned the book years ago and used a OCR program.
So all the mistakes are scanners fault, not mine!!!! :music-rockon:
by stefanocarraro
Tue Jan 17, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 1001 Songs..Before You Die
Replies: 45
Views: 10898

Re: 1001 Songs..Before You Die

Please lagire, could you post the XLS file (or send it to me by mail)?
Thanks
by stefanocarraro
Tue Jan 17, 2017 10:22 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mark Ellingham - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists - 5000 Songs You Must Download (2007)
Replies: 22
Views: 4369

Mark Ellingham - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists - 5000 Songs You Must Download (2007)

Here you find the XLS file of the 2007 Edition.
Sorry for the delay!...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Dec 04, 2016 9:48 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)
Replies: 35
Views: 7458

Re: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)

Thanks Stefano!!! So, do you think "the other songs" in the index should be included? See comment above in this thread about "Erotica", which was included with negative comments by the author. If you think that eligible songs are only "songs ranked as the best", you sh...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)
Replies: 35
Views: 7458

Re: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)

The other songs in the index SOS - ABBA THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL - ABBA ALL OF MY HEART - ABC POISON ARROW - ABC LET ME PUT MY LOVE INTO YOU - AC/DC ANTMUSIC - ADAM & THE ANTS BEAT MY GUEST - ADAM & THE ANTS CAR TROUBLE - ADAM & THE ANTS DOG EAT DOG - ADAM & THE ANTS KINGS OF THE WILD...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)
Replies: 35
Views: 7458

Re: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)

Here are the playlists: 01 - Heartbreak in 20 Songs : HOW MEN ARE - AZTEC CAMERA 01 - Heartbreak in 20 Songs : PLEASE COME HOME FOR CHRISTMAS - CHARLES BROWN 01 - Heartbreak in 20 Songs : STARDUST - CLIFFORD BROWN 01 - Heartbreak in 20 Songs : MRS BARTOLOZZI - KATE BUSH 01 - Heartbreak in 20 Songs :...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)
Replies: 35
Views: 7458

Re: Time Out - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008)

Hi guys, I own the book (Henrik found it on my database). This is definitely not a book about 1000 songs. This is a book of essays by rock critics (as Chuck Eddy, Colin Irwin, Peter Shapiro, Gary Mulholland..... Example: First Eassay: LOVE HURTS: DOUGLAS WOLK ON THE INEXTRICABLE BOND BETWEEN POP AND...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:24 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Tim Morse - The Stories Behind the Greatest Songs of All Time (1998)
Replies: 4
Views: 1279

Re: Tim Morse - The Stories Behind the Greatest Songs of All Time (1998)

This is the correct list, taken directly from the book AMAZING JOURNEY - WHO AMERICAN PIE - DON MCLEAN ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL - PINK FLOYD AQUALUNG - JETHRO TULL BABY I LOVE YOUR WAY - PETER FRAMPTON BACK IN BLACK - AC/DC BACK IN THE SADDLE - AEROSMITH BAD COMPANY - BAD COMPANY BADGE - CREAM BAND...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:19 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: A list of lists from stefanocarraro
Replies: 23
Views: 4953

Re: A list of lists from stefanocarraro

Here I am.
Don't worry Henrik.
I'll post some of my lists in the next weeks.
by stefanocarraro
Thu Oct 27, 2016 10:40 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 1001 Songs..Before You Die
Replies: 45
Views: 10898

Re: 1001 Songs..Before You Die

I Checked the xls file. I Own the English version (2010 & 2015 Editions) and the Italian version (same songs as the English 2010 Edition) Concerning the 1001 songs of the 2010 English Edition, the xls listed 1004 songs instead of 1001. I checked my db and noticed that these songs are not include...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Luca Sofri (ITA) - Playlist: 2978 Songs You can't live without (2008)
Replies: 4
Views: 1634

Re: Luca Sofri (ITA) - Playlist: 2978 Songs You can't live without (2008)

(PART 2) 'NA TAZZULELLA E CAFE / PINO DANIELE NADIA / NITIN SAWHNEY NANTES / BARBARA NAPUL'E / PINO DANIELE NASCONDIMI / RENATO ZERO NATIONAL EXPRESS / DIVINE COMEDY NAVIGANTI / IVANO FOSSATI NE ME QUITTE PAS / JACQUES BREL NEAL AND JACK AND ME / KING CRIMSON NEANCHE UN MINUTO DI NON AMORE / LUCIO B...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:38 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Luca Sofri (ITA) - Playlist: 2978 Songs You can't live without (2008)
Replies: 4
Views: 1634

Luca Sofri (ITA) - Playlist: 2978 Songs You can't live without (2008)

Italian book from a famous journalist/musical critc. This is the second edition (2008), the first was on 2006. https://www.amazon.it/Playlist-musica-cambiata-Bur-24-ebook/dp/B0067MKW4E/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1477218935&sr=8-1&keywords=sofri+playlist I counted the songs, and they are 2974...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Oct 23, 2016 9:48 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Shake Some Action: The Ultimate Power Pop Guide
Replies: 4
Views: 1536

Re: Shake Some Action: The Ultimate Power Pop Guide

The book is long out of print.
Anyway you can find the list here

http://rateyourmusic.com/list/jgnikkila ... op_albums/
by stefanocarraro
Fri Oct 21, 2016 5:33 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Spex (Germany) - Best Albums & Singles Of All Time (n. 299/300 - dec 1999-Jan 2000)
Replies: 1
Views: 523

Spex (Germany) - Best Albums & Singles Of All Time (n. 299/300 - dec 1999-Jan 2000)

List published on the German Music Magazine Spex, n. 229/230 (January 2000). http://shop.pmedia.de/p_de/spex-nr-229-230-dezember-1999-januar-2000.html#.WApRPI1umUk Top 100 Albums: 1 - Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (1966) 2 - Public Enemy - It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back (1988) 3 - The Velve...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 1001 Songs..Before You Die
Replies: 45
Views: 10898

Re: 1001 Songs..Before You Die

I do believe this list has received an update, perhaps two. Can't find them anywhere, though. EDIT: Here are the songs that were added in subsequent updates. I don't know any more details. Super Bass – Nicki Minaj 212 – Azaelia Banks Written On The Forehead – PJ Harvey Video Games – Lana Del Rey Ho...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Steve Crawford - 1000 Essential Songs from the '70s (2015)
Replies: 7
Views: 1772

Re: Steve Crawford - 1000 Essential Songs from the '70s (2015)

HERE WE ARE... This is the list at the end of the book. The Top 100 Songs and then the other 900 songs in alphabetical order. Sorry but I didn't have the time to check the top 25 songs ranking of each year. POSITION / ARTIST / SONG 1 / BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN / BORN TO RUN 2 / CHEAP TRICK / SURRENDER 3 / ...
by stefanocarraro
Tue Oct 04, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Thom Holmes (USA) - Recordings that helped shape the history of jazz (2006)
Replies: 4
Views: 1176

Re: Thom Holmes (USA) - Recordings that helped shape the history of jazz (2006)

Edited the post as you requested.
Remember that this is a SONGS & ALBUMS list.
The words under the "quotation marks" are song title names.
From 1966 only ALBUMS LISTED.
by stefanocarraro
Tue Sep 27, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Gerard Herzaft (FRA) - Encyclopedia Of The Blues: The Blues Standards (1997)
Replies: 0
Views: 689

Gerard Herzaft (FRA) - Encyclopedia Of The Blues: The Blues Standards (1997)

Don’t forget the blues’ lovers!!!! Here’s a list of essential blues songs taken from the book Encyclopedia of the Blues, 2nd Edition Paperback – July 1, 1997 by french critic Gerard Herzhaft https://www.amazon.com/Encyclopedia-Blues-2nd-Gerard-Herzhaft/dp/1557284520 BIG JOE WILLIAMS | HIGHWAY | 1935...
by stefanocarraro
Tue Sep 27, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Thom Holmes (USA) - Recordings that helped shape the history of jazz (2006)
Replies: 4
Views: 1176

Thom Holmes (USA) - Recordings that helped shape the history of jazz (2006)

Hey Jazz lovers, here’s another exaustive list of albums and songs from the book American Popular Music - Jazz by Thom Holmes https://www.amazon.com/Jazz-American-Popular-Music-Holmes/dp/0816053162 “Following is an almanac of recordings that helped shape the history of jazz. ... The following listin...
by stefanocarraro
Sun Sep 25, 2016 12:06 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Stefano Zenni (ITA) - I Segreti del Jazz - KEY TRACKS 1900-1956 (2008)
Replies: 4
Views: 1473

Re: Stefano Zenni (ITA) - I Segreti del Jazz - KEY TRACKS 1900-1956 (2008)

Recording/release year was the only limitation, as said Stefano Zenni on the preface. How can all pre-1957 songs be free downloads? When the book was published (in 2007) in Italy (and on most of Europe, Uk included) the copyright for music recordings was fixed in 50 years from the publishing date. S...
by stefanocarraro
Sat Sep 24, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Alternative Jukebox
Replies: 8
Views: 2613

Re: The Alternative Jukebox

I own the book so now You have it! BBC Radio 6 (UK) - 500 Extraordinary Tracks That Tell The Story Of Alternative Music (2014) CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER HANK WILLIAMS - COLD, COLD HEART ROBERT JOHNSON - CROSS ROAD BLUES MON RIVERA - ALÒ! QUIEN NAMA? RAY CHARLES - I GOT A WOMAN LOUIS PRIMA & KEELY SMIT...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Sep 16, 2016 10:12 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Hartbeat! (GER) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997)
Replies: 15
Views: 4275

Re: Hartbeat! (GER) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997)

Hilly Fields (1892) / EMI 5256 / January 1982

Great 80's psychedelic song!
A must have Classic.
by stefanocarraro
Tue Sep 13, 2016 10:22 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Jam (ITA) - 100 Songs To Understand Rock (Jan 2004)
Replies: 0
Views: 687

Jam (ITA) - 100 Songs To Understand Rock (Jan 2004)

Jam (ITA) - 100 Songs To Understand Rock (Jan 2004) Published on the Italian Music Magazine Jam. List Available also online http://www.jamonline.it/content/100-canzoni-capire-il-rock#.V9h70hFumUk BIG JOE TURNER - SHAKE, RATTLE AND ROLL - 1954 BILL HALEY & HIS COMETS - ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK - 195...
by stefanocarraro
Mon Sep 12, 2016 10:08 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Stefano Zenni (ITA) - I Segreti del Jazz - KEY TRACKS 1900-1956 (2008)
Replies: 4
Views: 1473

Stefano Zenni (ITA) - I Segreti del Jazz - KEY TRACKS 1900-1956 (2008)

Another cool jazz list from Italy, taken from a book by a revered critic and jazz teacher The list of the selected songs is at the end of the book and was limited to year 1956 for copyright reasons: the book has a cd with all the selected songs that are also available online Here are the links: http...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Sep 09, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Johnny Black & Others (UK) - Singles: Six Decades Of Hot Hits & Classic Cuts (2006)
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

Re: Johnny Black & Others (UK) - Singles: Six Decades Of Hot Hits & Classic Cuts (2006)

Yes you're right. Looking at the book (that I own), there's not a real preface/introduction. You can read the only comment about the list (in the back cover of the book) clicking this link and "looking inside". https://www.amazon.com/Singles-Decades-Hits-Classic-Cuts/dp/B001G7R6IK Every so...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Sep 09, 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Panorama (ITA) - The 50 Best Italian Songs (2016)
Replies: 2
Views: 1003

Panorama (ITA) - The 50 Best Italian Songs (2016)

Panorama, an italian magazine recently published this list Panorama (ITA) - The 50 Best Italian Songs (2016) http://www.panorama.it/musica/le-50-canzoni-italiane-piu-belle-di-sempre-o-no/ 1.Impressioni di settembre - PFM 2.La cura - Franco Battiato 3.Il testamento di Tito - Fabrizio De Andrè 4.Emozi...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Sep 09, 2016 5:59 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Michele Primi (ITA) - 50 Years Of Italian Rock (2011)
Replies: 0
Views: 597

Michele Primi (ITA) - 50 Years Of Italian Rock (2011)

Michele Primi (ITA) - 50 Years Of Italian Rock (2011) This list is on the appendix of the italian edition of Nathan Brackett (USA) - Legendary Rock Songs (Book, 2011) https://www.amazon.com/Canzoni-leggendarie-del-rock/dp/8854016160/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1473443475&sr=1-1&ke...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Sep 09, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Nathan Brackett (USA) - Legendary Rock Songs (Book, 2011)
Replies: 3
Views: 1197

Nathan Brackett (USA) - Legendary Rock Songs (Book, 2011)

Nathan Brackett (USA) - Legendary Rock Songs (Book, 2011) Another great list from a book: https://www.amazon.com/Legendary-Rock-Songs-Nathan-Brackett/dp/B008SLVP7A BILL HALEY AND HIS COMETS - (WE'RE GONNA) ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK - 1954 ELVIS PRESLEY - HOUND DOG - 1956 ELVIS PRESLEY - JAILHOUSE ROCK -...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Sep 09, 2016 3:53 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Johnny Black & Others (UK) - Singles: Six Decades Of Hot Hits & Classic Cuts (2006)
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

Re: Johnny Black & Others (UK) - Singles: Six Decades Of Hot Hits & Classic Cuts (2006)

I admit it's a commercial list. The editors quoted release date, label and chart position (Us & Uk) of each song. I checked the first fifty pages of the book and they report that these songs didn't charted (neither in Uk nor in the Us) THAT’S ALL RIGHT HEY BO DIDDLEY I PUT A SPELL ON YOU WHO DO ...
by stefanocarraro
Fri Sep 09, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Johnny Black & Others (UK) - Singles: Six Decades Of Hot Hits & Classic Cuts (2006)
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

Johnny Black & Others (UK) - Singles: Six Decades Of Hot Hits & Classic Cuts (2006)

Hi guys!!!! Another list from a book published in 2006 Johnny Black & Others (UK) - Singles: Six Decades Of Hot Hits & Classic Cuts (2006) https://www.amazon.com/Singles-Decades-Hits-Classic-Cuts/dp/B001G7R6IK BIG JOE TURNER - SHAKE, RATTLE AND ROLL (1954) BILL HALEY AND HIS COMETS - (WE'RE ...
by stefanocarraro
Wed Sep 07, 2016 10:37 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Hartbeat! (GER) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997)
Replies: 15
Views: 4275

Hartbeat! (GER) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997)

In 1997 the German magazine "Hartbeat" (devoted to punk + power pop + garage rock + psychedelic music + beat + rock'n'roll) asked their critics to list their Top 100 songs. Here is the result, published on n. 22 of the magazine. You can find the list here: http://www.poplist.de/poplist.php...
by stefanocarraro
Mon Sep 05, 2016 7:46 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ezio Guaitamacchi (ITA) - 1000 Songs That Changed Our Lives (2009)
Replies: 7
Views: 2202

Re: Ezio Guaitamacchi (ITA) - 1000 Songs That Changed Our Lives (2009)

Cool to see some lists from Italy! I have to say, though, that I'm disappointed that there don't seem to be any entries for one of my all time favorite genres, italo disco. 1000 songs, and no Giorgio Moroder at least? If you like Italo disco I suggest You this list taken from: The Pitchfork Guide T...
by stefanocarraro
Mon Sep 05, 2016 7:38 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guido Michielone (Italy) - Jazz Forever, 1020 Tunes 1894-2015 (2015)
Replies: 9
Views: 2686

Guido Michielone (Italy) - Jazz Forever, 1020 Tunes 1894-2015 (2015)

Here I am again from Italy!... This is a Jazz list taken from a book written by Guido Michielone: director of Jazz house in Vercelli, musical critic, teacher of Jazz history at Alessandria Conservatory and at Catholic University Of Milan. https://www.amazon.it/forever-straordinaria-storia-origini-gi...
by stefanocarraro
Sat Sep 03, 2016 1:27 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 17 Critics & Their Top 50 Songs (2002)
Replies: 8
Views: 2563

Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 17 Critics & Their Top 50 Songs (2002)

In 2002 Italian Rock Magazine "Il Mucchio Selvaggio" (The Wild Bunch) asked each critic of the magazine's staff to make a list of the top 50 songs of all time. Published on Mucchio Selvaggio n. 498 (2nd September 2002) This was the result: Alberto Crespi Top 50 BEACH BOYS - GOOD VIBRATIONS...
by stefanocarraro
Sat Sep 03, 2016 12:54 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ezio Guaitamacchi (ITA) - 1000 Songs That Changed Our Lives (2009)
Replies: 7
Views: 2202

Re: Ezio Guaitamacchi (ITA) - 1000 Songs That Changed Our Lives (2009)

Yes I have.
I collect not only "Best of" lists, but also "Genre lists" and other kind of songlists. All critic lists.
I'll post some other lists, but I have to avoid lists you already have and list already submitted and declared not eligible.
by stefanocarraro
Sat Sep 03, 2016 12:46 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Massimo Cotto (ITA) - We Will Rock You: 709 Songs (2009)
Replies: 7
Views: 1524

Re: Massimo Cotto (ITA) - We Will Rock You: 709 Songs (2009)

I checked the book.
Only 708 songs and no "We will rock You"....
by stefanocarraro
Sat Sep 03, 2016 9:05 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Massimo Cotto (ITA) - We Will Rock You: 709 Songs (2009)
Replies: 7
Views: 1524

Massimo Cotto (ITA) - We Will Rock You: 709 Songs (2009)

Massimo Cotto - We will rock you. Segreti e bugie. 709 canzoni come non le avete mai sentite This is a book from another italian Musical critic published on 2009. https://www.amazon.it/Segreti-bugie-canzoni-avete-sentite/dp/881703729X/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1472893479&sr=1-3 List...
by stefanocarraro
Sat Sep 03, 2016 8:59 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ezio Guaitamacchi (ITA) - 1000 Songs That Changed Our Lives (2009)
Replies: 7
Views: 2202

Ezio Guaitamacchi (ITA) - 1000 Songs That Changed Our Lives (2009)

Hi guys, I'm collecting songlist since the early 90's. I have more than 1000 lists (many in the original book-magazine form). I will post some of them. This is the first, a book from an italian musical critic published in Italy on 2009. Ezio Guaitamacchi - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita...

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