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by VanillaFire1000
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 644
Views: 28679

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Back to back Bruce!
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Oct 07, 2017 10:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 644
Views: 28679

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

I sense a theme. Rap isn't really supposed to be melodic, in the same way that poetry isn't supposed to be melodic. That isn't the point...For two of the rap groups you name, Public Enemy were very much against melody, because that wasn't the Police by. What are you trying to say in that last sente...
by VanillaFire1000
Tue Oct 03, 2017 12:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Tom Petty
Replies: 13
Views: 352

Re: RIP Tom Petty

Yeah, this one is pretty hard. Tom Petty, alot like Billy Joel or Elton John, were just always on the radio when I was growing up. Everyone knows the hits.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Sep 23, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 644
Views: 28679

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

People have noticed trends before. The older the albums are, the more likely they are to be highly acclaimed by AM, while newer (90s and up) are not as correlated. Nature of the site, really. We all came here to find what the "best" albums are, but the ones closer to our own personal lives...
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Sep 23, 2017 4:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 644
Views: 28679

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Or our sample size is highly variable depending on the year. All it takes it 3-4 people to really change the polls, at least until the top 100 or so.
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:56 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: R.E.M.'s Automatic for the People (1992)
Replies: 19
Views: 1263

Re: Rank the Tracks: R.E.M.'s Automatic for the People (1992)

02 | Try Not to Breathe
01 | Drive
06 | Sweetness Follows
10 | Man on the Moon
11 | Nightswimming
04 | Everybody Hurts
03 | The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite
08 | Ignoreland
12 | Find the River
05 | New Orleans Instrumental No. 1
07 | Monty Got a Raw Deal
09 | Star Me Kitten
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Sep 06, 2017 5:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- Prediction Thread
Replies: 219
Views: 6803

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- Prediction Thread

At least two changes to the list because of mistabulations.
by VanillaFire1000
Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM demographics poll - 2017 edition
Replies: 47
Views: 1976

Re: AM demographics poll - 2017 edition

I could actually do alot of that myself with my wife if we ever had some. Transcribing includes artists too, right? I know several artists here would go under different names completely depending on if you used their English or Mandarin name.
by VanillaFire1000
Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 644
Views: 28679

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Wow, this may take a while! Great job on the presentation!
by VanillaFire1000
Sun Sep 03, 2017 1:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM demographics poll 2017 - age of the members
Replies: 44
Views: 1377

Re: AM demographics poll 2017 - age of the members

88 here.

As in 1988, not age.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Sep 02, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM demographics poll - 2017 edition
Replies: 47
Views: 1976

Re: AM demographics poll - 2017 edition

I guess I should have checked the China/Korea/Japan one? I've been living in Taiwan for 6 years now...
by VanillaFire1000
Sun Jun 25, 2017 12:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 28695

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

OK I finally was able to play around with my previous list, and add some new additions. If you want an excel sheet I can post that too. No comments this year. 1 Paul Simon Graceland 2 R.E.M. Automatic for the People 3 Bruce Springsteen Born to Run 4 The Beach Boys Pet Sounds 5 Arcade Fire Funeral 6 ...
by VanillaFire1000
Tue May 23, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Current Top 893 Albums of All Time
Replies: 4
Views: 823

Re: The Current Top 893 Albums of All Time

Did they say how long they accumulated poll results?
by VanillaFire1000
Thu May 04, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 28695

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

I need to recheck this forum again. I'll make sure to get something made before June 30th.
by VanillaFire1000
Fri Dec 30, 2016 1:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 3000 ranked albums, how many artists between them?
Replies: 6
Views: 752

Re: 3000 ranked albums, how many artists between them?

Wow, never would have thought it was that few.
by VanillaFire1000
Thu Dec 08, 2016 8:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Christmas Songs Poll?
Replies: 21
Views: 1371

Re: AMF Christmas Songs Poll?

I would also be in for a ballot.
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Dec 07, 2016 1:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Which acclaimed songs are better known for a remix/alternate version?
Replies: 20
Views: 1782

Re: Which acclaimed songs are better known for a remix/alternate version?

Tom's Diner by Suzanne Vega would be a good example of this. The original doesn't even have a backing track.
by VanillaFire1000
Sun Nov 20, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What song do you have on repeat right now?
Replies: 82
Views: 8058

Re: What song do you have on repeat right now?

The B-52s - Legal Tender

I've been listening to them alot since the election. I needed something to make me feel better.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Sep 10, 2016 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Poll Planning For Rest of 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 798

Re: Poll Planning For Rest of 2016

I really like the 2nd idea.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Sep 10, 2016 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: ACCLAIMED MUSIC'S UNOFFICIAL UPDATE 2016
Replies: 109
Views: 20040

Re: ACCLAIMED MUSIC'S INOFFICIAL UPDATE 2016

Thanks for the update Henrik. Can't wait for the real thing!
by VanillaFire1000
Tue Aug 02, 2016 2:38 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Paste (US) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s
Replies: 11
Views: 1012

Re: Paste (US) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1960s

I think the most they give to any artist is 2 songs on the list. Not enough of the Supremes for my taste.
by VanillaFire1000
Tue Aug 02, 2016 2:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What song do you have on repeat right now?
Replies: 82
Views: 8058

Re: What song do you have on repeat right now?

"I Think We're Alone Now" by Tommy James and the Shondells. I don't know why, I think its from 10 Cloverfield Lane.
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Jul 27, 2016 7:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Here's a picture of the Top 100 Albums of AcclaimedMusic
Replies: 7
Views: 512

Re: Here's a picture of the Top 100 Albums of AcclaimedMusic

mat.bez.lima wrote:Al these albums are classics. It doesn't make sense mark just the top 10 as classics.


The top 500 are all classics.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Jul 23, 2016 3:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!
Replies: 737
Views: 38622

Re: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!

Great lists guys and gals! I'm a bit late to the REM chat before, but as the person who voted them number 1 I just want to explain my vote. REM were the peak of the 80s and 90s alternative movement and were key in the change in rock and pop music during that era. They were able to grow as artists fo...
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Jul 06, 2016 7:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2016
Replies: 254
Views: 21596

Re: Albums of 2016

Mitski- Puberty 2 Mitski has been releasing albums for a couple years now, starting when she was a student at SUNY Purchase (alma mater of Regina Spektor, Wesley Snipes, and some some friends of yours truly, among others), though "Puberty 2" is her first album to gain any real traction in...
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Jul 06, 2016 7:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Artist Poll 2016: List Submissions Thread
Replies: 312
Views: 15839

Re: The AMF Artist Poll 2016: List Submissions Thread

Did my ballot get counted? I gave it in as a PM and never got a response.
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Jun 22, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: NME - 20 Best Folk Music Albums of All Time (2016)
Replies: 2
Views: 548

Re: NME - 20 Best Folk Music Albums of All Time (2016)

Calling Rum Sodomy and the Lash a folk album is a bit of a stretch...
by VanillaFire1000
Sun Apr 10, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Artist Poll 2016: List Submissions Thread
Replies: 312
Views: 15839

Re: The AMF Artist Poll 2016: List Submissions Thread

How many does a list need to have before it counts? I don't think I could make a list of 100...
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Jan 06, 2016 3:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: LCD Soundsystem reuniting, new album in works
Replies: 10
Views: 921

Re: LCD Soundsystem reuniting, new album in works

I do hope they tour, but I bet getting tickets will be impossible.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Jan 02, 2016 2:34 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: UNCUT - 200 Greatest albums of all time
Replies: 12
Views: 1578

Re: UNCUT - 200 Greatest albums of all time

Loving that new Bog Star record.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Sep 26, 2015 12:32 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Triple J (Australia) Hottest 100 Australian Albums
Replies: 4
Views: 783

Re: Triple J (Australia) Hottest 100 Australian Albums

Wasn't this already added?
by VanillaFire1000
Mon Aug 24, 2015 5:26 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Pitchfork's 200 Best Songs of the 1980s
Replies: 52
Views: 6263

Re: Pitchfork's 200 Best Songs of the 1980s

List needed more Bruce and R.E.M., but there are alot of things I've never heard before. Alot of the R&B, but I'm guessing I'll know more by sound than by artist if I could ever listen to the list in full. I wish this was in a spotify playlist instead of apple music.
by VanillaFire1000
Thu Aug 20, 2015 3:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM UPDATE 2015
Replies: 85
Views: 7759

Re: AM UPDATE 2015

Don't bet all those guests are real.
by VanillaFire1000
Tue Jul 14, 2015 12:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All-Time Song Poll (2015 edition results)
Replies: 455
Views: 41498

Re: AMF All-Time Song Poll (2015 edition results)

Wow, great lists! Glad I found enough time to make one.
by VanillaFire1000
Tue Jun 30, 2015 3:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AM Top Songs of All Time 2015 Edition
Replies: 224
Views: 51343

Re: The AM Top Songs of All Time 2015 Edition

Ok, quick list. 1. Bruce Springsteen – Born to Run 2. Talking Heads – This Must Be the Place (Naïve Melody) 3. The Decemberists – The Legionnaire’s Lament 4. Smashing Pumpkins – 1979 5. Simon and Garfunkel – America 6. The Beach Boys – Wouldn’t It Be Nice 7. LCD Soundsystem – All My Friends 8. The R...
by VanillaFire1000
Mon Jun 29, 2015 4:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AM Top Songs of All Time 2015 Edition
Replies: 224
Views: 51343

Re: The AM Top Songs of All Time 2015 Edition

If I submit a list tomorrow will be in included? I'm finally finished with my school year and and churn out a top 100.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat May 30, 2015 9:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums You've Listened to the Most Number of Times?
Replies: 18
Views: 1803

Re: Albums You've Listened to the Most Number of Times?

I've had my Last.FM logging my stuff for 10 years now.

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That's really close to my album top 10 of all time list. Like, freakishly close.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat May 02, 2015 1:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ben E. King dead at 76
Replies: 1
Views: 459

Re: Ben E. King dead at 76

Wow, he was that young?
by VanillaFire1000
Fri Apr 10, 2015 4:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AM Top Songs of All Time 2015 Edition
Replies: 224
Views: 51343

Re: The AM Top Songs of All Time 2015 Edition

I will try to get this in by the deadline, I swear!
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Feb 14, 2015 3:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Father John Misty's "I Love You, Honeybear"
Replies: 14
Views: 1799

Re: Father John Misty's "I Love You, Honeybear"

Anyone else listen to the MIDI version of it? I really liked that too.
by VanillaFire1000
Tue Feb 10, 2015 5:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Grammys 2015
Replies: 44
Views: 4395

Re: Grammys 2015

I thought him coming up on stage was just him doing a gag about the 2009 VMAs, but then he went opened his mouth and removed all doubt. I really like Kanye. I think he's pretty funny, sometimes. But yeah, he is like Morrissey: an incredibly talented person who can't shut up and makes people hate him.
by VanillaFire1000
Fri Jan 02, 2015 8:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums and Songs of the 70's - FINAL Round
Replies: 63
Views: 8154

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of the 70's - FINAL Round

I'll try to get mine in by next week!
by VanillaFire1000
Mon Oct 13, 2014 6:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The 2014 All-Time Albums Poll - The FINAL, Final Results
Replies: 274
Views: 38888

Re: The 2014 All-Time Albums Poll - The FINAL, Final Results

Big big drops for Vampire Weekend and If You're Feeling Sinister. This top 100 is really shaking up!
by VanillaFire1000
Tue Oct 07, 2014 8:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 All Time Albums Poll NOT the Results!
Replies: 106
Views: 12107

Re: 2014 All Time Albums Poll NOT the Results!

I think 500 is the right max for an albums poll for the ballots, maybe even less (since how much did my #500 vote really effect Here's Little Richard?), but 1000 seems like a nice number for the final results. You've already created them here. I was thinking just treating the extra 500 as part of t...
by VanillaFire1000
Wed Oct 01, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 All Time Albums Poll NOT the Results!
Replies: 106
Views: 12107

Re: 2014 All Time Albums Poll NOT the Results!

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
Live in Phoenix wrote:I'm using my extrasensory powers to predict that OK Computer is the #1 album.


Honestly, I don't think it's too far out of reach for Illinoise to somehow get to #1.


I would suggest to go look at the results of the previous polls. It has never been close.
by VanillaFire1000
Fri Sep 12, 2014 4:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: U2's New Album
Replies: 28
Views: 3067

Re: U2's New Album

2nd half is much better than the first half. Maybe if that old sourpuss Brian Eno was allowed to work on it it would have turned out better.
by VanillaFire1000
Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM All Time ranking over the years
Replies: 18
Views: 2435

Re: AM All Time lists over the years

Songs in the top 100 2002 and not in the top 100 2014: Del Shannon - Runaway (from 30 to 155!) Wilson Pickett - In the Midnight Hour (37 to 152) Creedence Clearwater Revival - Proud Mary (40 to 109) The Beach Boys - I Get Around/Don't Worry Baby (45 to 346/159) The Police - Every Breath You Take (4...

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