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by bootsy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:42 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's Hunky Dory (1971)
Replies: 14
Views: 4405

Re: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's Hunky Dory (1971)

04 | Life on Mars?
01 | Changes
08 | Andy Warhol
10 | Queen Bitch
02 | Oh! You Pretty Things
06 | Quicksand
11 | The Bewlay Brothers
09 | Song for Bob Dylan
05 | Kooks
07 | Fill Your Heart
03 | Eight Line Poem
by bootsy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St.
Replies: 26
Views: 11107

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St.

3. Shake Your Hips 5. Tumbling Dice 2. Rip This Joint 14. Let It Loose 9. Loving Cup 1. Rocks Off 10. Happy 17. Shine a Light 4. Casino Boogie 15. All Down the Line 12. Ventilator Blues 11. Turd on the Run 18. Soul Survivor 8. Sweet Black Angel 6. Sweet Virginia 16. Stop Breaking Down 13. I Just Wan...
by bootsy
Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:32 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Electric Ladyland (1968)
Replies: 11
Views: 3848

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Electric Ladyland (1968)

15 | All Along the Watchtower 16 | Voodoo Child (Slight Return) 03 | Crosstown Traffic 04 | Voodoo Chile 08 | Gypsy Eyes 07 | Come On (Part I) 06 | Long Hot Summer Night 09 | Burning of the Midnight Lamp 10 | Rainy Day, Dream Away 11 | 1983... (A Merman I Should Turn to Be) 13 | Still Raining, Still...
by bootsy
Mon Apr 15, 2019 4:02 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Joy Division's Closer (1980)
Replies: 17
Views: 4432

Re: Rank the Tracks: Joy Division's Closer (1980)

02 | Isolation
01 | Atrocity Exhibition
09 | Decades
07 | Twenty Four Hours
08 | The Eternal
06 | Heart and Soul
03 | Passover
05 | A Means to an End
04 | Colony
by bootsy
Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Bruce Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A. (1984)
Replies: 13
Views: 3673

Re: Rank the Tracks: Bruce Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A. (1984)

01 | Born in the U.S.A.
06 | I'm on Fire
11 | Dancing in the Dark
10 | Glory Days
12 | My Hometown
09 | I'm Goin' Down
02 | Cover Me
03 | Darlington County
07 | No Surrender
08 | Bobby Jean
05 | Downbound Train
04 | Working on the Highway
by bootsy
Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:17 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Beggars Banquet (1968)
Replies: 19
Views: 4307

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Beggars Banquet (1968)

01 | Sympathy for the Devil
06 | Street Fighting Man
07 | Prodigal Son
08 | Stray Cat Blues
02 | No Expectations
05 | Jigsaw Puzzle
10 | Salt of the Earth
09 | Factory Girl
04 | Parachute Woman
03 | Dear Doctor
by bootsy
Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:06 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Jimi Hendrix's Are You Experienced (1967)
Replies: 17
Views: 4864

Re: Rank the Tracks: Jimi Hendrix's Are You Experienced (1967)

12 | Purple Haze
11 | Are You Experienced?
01 | Foxy Lady
08 | Fire
09 | Third Stone From The Sun
02 | Manic Depression
13 | Hey Joe
06 | I Don't Live Today
05 | Love or Confusion
14 | The Wind Cries Mary
10 | Remember
04 | Can You See Me
03 | Red House
07 | May This Be Love
by bootsy
Sun Apr 07, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)
Replies: 24
Views: 5296

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)

I'll get to this at some point. It's my favorite album from The Beatles. Two years later: 01 | Come Together 07 | Here Comes the Sun 06 | I Want You (She's So Heavy) 02 | Something 04 | Oh! Darling 03 | Maxwell's Silver Hammer 09 | You Never Give Me Your Money 08 | Because 15 | Carry That Weight 12...
by bootsy
Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:40 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Motion Pictures Of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 17
Views: 1278

Re: AMF - Favorite Motion Pictures Of 2018: LIST THREAD

I'll get mine in between now and June 1st. :mrgreen:

I pretty much have my list but still need to see Vice and Destroyer
by bootsy
Thu Apr 04, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 32
Views: 1141

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

I can't even get to Florida, how am I going to make it to France. :mrgreen:
by bootsy
Sun Mar 24, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: General Movie Discussions
Replies: 16
Views: 4272

Re: General Movie Discussions

BleuPanda wrote:Here's my review of Us:

Good review. You really should do a deep dive into this movie with spoilers. This movie you almost have to.
by bootsy
Thu Mar 21, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 43
Views: 6698

Re: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

Dexter wrote:Excellent job BleuPanda. That's a fine Top 11. Francis Ford Coppola may have the greatest 4-film masterpiece streak in cinema (The Godfather, The Conversation, The Godfather Part II and Apocalypse Now).

Probably. There are some that might rival it but it's hard to beat.
by bootsy
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 43
Views: 6698

Re: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

Apocalypse Now #1. Great job acclaimedmusic.
by bootsy
Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:21 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: General Movie Discussions
Replies: 16
Views: 4272

Re: General Movie Discussions

BleuPanda wrote:Here's my top 10 for last year:

Good list. Is that you narrating?
by bootsy
Tue Mar 05, 2019 3:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Keith Flint
Replies: 3
Views: 2220

Re: R.I.P. Keith Flint

I always loved his energy on their songs. Firestarter isn’t the kind of song I typically get into but his craziness drew me in right from the start. What a shame. It was a great studio cycling song for me. One of the instructors in my studio cycle class played this song a lot and it was a lot of up...
by bootsy
Wed Feb 27, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's ★ [Blackstar] (2016)
Replies: 25
Views: 6971

Re: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's ★ [Blackstar] (2016)

03 | Lazarus
05 | Girl Loves Me
01 | ★
07 | I Can't Give Everything Away
02 | 'Tis a Pity She Was a Whore
04 | Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)
06 | Dollar Days
by bootsy
Wed Jan 30, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: 2018 Film Poll??
Replies: 2
Views: 914

Re: 2018 Film Poll??

I'm all for it. Probably stick with the formula that used for the other movie polls would be my suggestion. Use a points system for 1 thru whatever with the highest getting the most points and on down from there.
by bootsy
Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 R&R Hall of Fame
Replies: 18
Views: 2778

Re: 2020 R&R Hall of Fame

I think you're right Rob, although it's hard for me to understand how The Notorious B.I.G. is rock enough, while Daft Punk isn't. It has nothing to do with which is "more rock." Daft Punk is just nowhere near as significant as Biggie, who is part of mainstream culture in the USA. It doesn...
by bootsy
Wed Jan 02, 2019 4:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince Album Poll 2018: #1 Purple Rain
Replies: 33
Views: 9085

Re: Prince Album Poll 2018: #1 Purple Rain

Thanks for hosting Moonbeam.
by bootsy
Tue Jan 01, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince Album Poll 2018: #1 Purple Rain
Replies: 33
Views: 9085

Re: Prince Album Poll 2018: #3 1999

Was hoping for a little shake up or surprise but it's what I predicted as usual. I will be mildly surprised if SOTT beats PR. Just revealed that SOTT finished in second place. This actually IS a surprise to me. In previous polls, Sign o' the Times almost always wins. I remember a poll back in the e...
by bootsy
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince Album Poll 2018: #1 Purple Rain
Replies: 33
Views: 9085

Re: Prince Album Poll 2018: #3 1999

Was hoping for a little shake up or surprise but it's what I predicted as usual. I will be mildly surprised if SOTT beats PR.
by bootsy
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 18
Views: 3912

Re: Happy New Year!

Happy New Year and this decade has flown by. Guess it happens that way when we get older.
by bootsy
Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 53
Views: 14518

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!

I had quite a few albums I wanted to nominate here, but I have to be honest with myself and there are two eligible that are particularly close to my heart. Still, I don't want to vote for anything on MegaCritic, even outside the top 50, so I'm not going for Dreamwife's self-titled album (but warmly...
by bootsy
Wed Dec 26, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The White Stripes' White Blood Cells (2001)
Replies: 11
Views: 2981

Re: Rank the Tracks: The White Stripes' White Blood Cells (2001)

01 | Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground 03 | I'm Finding It Harder to Be a Gentleman 04 | Fell in Love with a Girl 02 | Hotel Yorba 11 | I Think I Smell a Rat 09 | We're Going to Be Friends 05 | Expecting 13 | I Can't Wait 10 | Offend in Every Way 08 | The Same Boy You've Always Known 07 | The Union F...
by bootsy
Sun Dec 23, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Burial's Untrue (2007)
Replies: 11
Views: 3255

Re: Rank the Tracks: Burial's Untrue (2007)

04 | Ghost Hardware
02 | Archangel
08 | Untrue
03 | Near Dark
09 | Shell of Light
06 | Etched Headplate
11 | Homeless
13 | Raver
05 | Endorphin
10 | Dog Shelter
07 | In McDonalds
12 | UK
01 | Untitled
by bootsy
Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (Complete!)
Replies: 114
Views: 38221

Re: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (work in progress)

Today I updated from #2190 (Parliament's The Clones of Dr. Funkenstein) to #2222 (Jay-Z's 4:44). Note: Jazz, jazz, jazz albums everywhere! How many can you fit in a space of 32 albums. A lot! But I didn't listen to a jazz album while updating, I listened to, well, this: http://photos1.blogger.com/i...
by bootsy
Wed Dec 19, 2018 3:30 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 71
Views: 26323

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Totally agree about Honey. In fact the whole Robyn album seems a bit over-rated to me, but Honey doesn't stand out at all. What are all those music critics seeing in it? Best album and best song. I love that ”Honey” can make the top 10 by just being wonderfully smooth. Perhaps I have expressed too ...
by bootsy
Mon Dec 17, 2018 5:10 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 71
Views: 26323

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Still amazed at thank u, next.
by bootsy
Fri Dec 14, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 6
Views: 2499

Re: EOY 2018 - Rolling Stone (US)

List is about as Rolling Stone as it gets. Almost no effort.
by bootsy
Thu Dec 13, 2018 5:32 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver (2007)
Replies: 25
Views: 7867

Re: Rank the Tracks: LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver (2007)

01 | Get Innocuous!
03 | North American Scum
04 | Someone Great
05 | All My Friends
02 | Time to Get Away
06 | Us v Them
08 | Sound of Silver
07 | Watch the Tapes
09 | New York, I Love You but You're Bringing Me Down
by bootsy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 5791

Re: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)

Pitchfork so schizo.
by bootsy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:33 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 71
Views: 26323

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I really do wish I could understand trap rap more, but even though there are some artists (such as Travis Scott) where I can clearly recognize the talent involved, the entire genre is filled with stuff – the grating synth hi-hats, the constant ad-libs, the drunken, auto-tuned lead vocals – that mak...
by bootsy
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: Grammy Award Nominations
Replies: 6
Views: 1851

Re: Grammy Award Nominations

Harold wrote:
bootsy wrote:Do Grammy Nominations count for anything on here or just wins?


The Album and Record of the Year nominees are all entered into the spreadsheets. Points are added for the winners after the awards.

Thanks Harold, you da man.
by bootsy
Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: Grammy Award Nominations
Replies: 6
Views: 1851

Re: Grammy Award Nominations

Do Grammy Nominations count for anything on here or just wins?
by bootsy
Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 134618

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Thanks Sweepstakes Ron. Had a great time and journey through all of this. See you in a couple of years

(Damn I gotta do this all over again)

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by bootsy
Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 53
Views: 14518

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!

I vow to make a better choice than last year. Although I still liked that album. :D
by bootsy
Wed Nov 28, 2018 3:16 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Vampire Weekend's Modern Vampires of the City (2013)
Replies: 17
Views: 6098

Re: Rank the Tracks: Vampire Weekend's Modern Vampires of the City (2013)

02 | Unbelievers
03 | Step
10 | Ya Hey
06 | Hannah Hunt
05 | Don't Lie
07 | Everlasting Arms
09 | Worship You
04 | Diane Young
08 | Finger Back
01 | Obvious Bicycle
11 | Hudson
12 | Young Lion
by bootsy
Thu Nov 22, 2018 5:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 134618

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Henrik wrote:Sweeptakes Ron, I like the way you have set up this is poll. Keep up the good work!



Romain wrote:
I'm here just to see if new songs appears and listen to them.


Agree with both of these assessments. Let's keep it rolling baby.
by bootsy
Tue Nov 20, 2018 5:50 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The War on Drugs' Lost in the Dream (2014)
Replies: 10
Views: 4113

Re: Rank the Tracks: The War on Drugs' Lost in the Dream (2014)

02 | Red Eyes
01 | Under the Pressure
05 | Disappearing
08 | Burning
04 | An Ocean in Between the Waves
06 | Eyes to the Wind
09 | Lost in the Dream
07 | The Haunting Idle
10 | In Reverse
03 | Suffering
by bootsy
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:37 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: PJ Harvey's Let England Shake (2011)
Replies: 14
Views: 4495

Re: Rank the Tracks: PJ Harvey's Let England Shake (2011)

03 | The Glorious Land
01 | Let England Shake
02 | The Last Living Rose
05 | All and Everyone
07 | England
06 | On Battleship Hill
08 | In the Dark Places
04 | The Words That Maketh Murder
09 | Bitter Branches
10 | Hanging in the Wire
12 | The Colour of the Earth
11 | Written on the Forehead
by bootsy
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's Kid A
Replies: 33
Views: 10747

Re: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's Kid A

3. The National Anthem
1. Everything In Its Right Place
6. Optimistic
7. In Limbo
8. Idioteque
2. Kid A
4. How to Disappear Completely
9. Morning Bell
10. Motion Picture Soundtrack
5. Treefingers
by bootsy
Sun Nov 11, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Strokes Is this It?
Replies: 22
Views: 7406

Re: Rank the Tracks: Strokes Is this It?

1. "Is This It" 8. "Hard to Explain" 7. "Last Nite" 2. "The Modern Age" 4. "Barely Legal" 9. "New York City Cops" 3. "Soma" 11. "Take It or Leave It" 10. "Trying Your Luck" 5. "Someday" 6. "Alone...
by bootsy
Fri Nov 09, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's In Rainbows (2007)
Replies: 32
Views: 10376

Re: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's In Rainbows (2007)

02 | Bodysnatchers
07 | Reckoner
08 | House of Cards
05 | All I Need
06 | Faust Arp
01 | 15 Step
03 | Nude
04 | Weird Fishes/Arpeggi
09 | Jigsaw Falling Into Place
10 | Videotape
by bootsy
Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Sufjan Stevens' Illinois (2005)
Replies: 23
Views: 7136

Re: Rank the Tracks: Sufjan Stevens' Illinois (2005)

09 | Chicago 03 | Come On! Feel the Illinoise! (Part I: The World's Columbian Exposition – Part II: Carl Sandburg Visits Me in a Dream) 04 | John Wayne Gacy, Jr. 10 | Casimir Pulaski Day 01 | Concerning the UFO Sighting near Highland, Illinois 13 | Prairie Fire That Wanders About 07 | Decatur, or, R...
by bootsy
Mon Nov 05, 2018 3:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #6: N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton
Replies: 14
Views: 5375

Re: Album Club Discussion #6: N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton

So I've been listening to Quadrophenia for the next album discussion, and it made me think about both my previous post and bootsy's comment on it. Specifically, the fact that I felt unwilling to comment on this album and willing to comment on Quadrophenia despite not being able to relate to the con...
by bootsy
Fri Nov 02, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's good kid, m.A.A.d city (2012)
Replies: 20
Views: 6496

Re: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's good kid, m.A.A.d city (2012)

09 | Swimming Pools (Drank) 03 | Backseat Freestyle 02 | Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe 04 | The Art of Peer Pressure 10 | Sing About Me, I'm Dying of Thirst 05 | Money Trees 06 | Poetic Justice 11 | Real 01 | Sherane a.k.a. Master Splinter's Daughter 08 | m.A.A.d city 07 | good kid 12 | Compton Not a ba...
by bootsy
Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #6: N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton
Replies: 14
Views: 5375

Re: Album Club Discussion #6: N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton

I really don't get this album (but I wish I did!). On paper, I understand why it's important, but when I listen to it I end up getting bored. I guess that's true of a lot of 80's and early 90's hip hip. It doesn't engage me like Kendrick, Kanye, Vince Staples or countless other rap albums from the ...
by bootsy
Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:16 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Arcade Fire's Funeral
Replies: 36
Views: 11407

Re: Rank the Tracks: Arcade Fire's Funeral

7. Wake Up
1. Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
9. Rebellion (Lies)
4. Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
3. Une année sans lumière
8. Haiti
2. Neighborhood #2 (Laika)
6. Crown of Love
5. Neighborhood #4 (7 Kettles)
10. In the Backseat
by bootsy
Tue Oct 30, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince Album Poll 2018: #1 Purple Rain
Replies: 33
Views: 9085

Re: Prince Album Poll 2018

No problem Moonbeam. Glad to do it.
by bootsy
Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #6: N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton
Replies: 14
Views: 5375

Re: Album Club Discussion #6: N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton

I really don't get this album (but I wish I did!). On paper, I understand why it's important, but when I listen to it I end up getting bored. I guess that's true of a lot of 80's and early 90's hip hip. It doesn't engage me like Kendrick, Kanye, Vince Staples or countless other rap albums from the ...

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