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by bootsy
Mon May 22, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 11
Views: 101

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 2 Week 1

Prince - The Cross

The Smiths - Frankly, Mr. Shankly

Michael Jackson - Baby Be Mine

Talking Heads - Listening Wind

Prince - The Ballad of Dorothy Parker

Pixies - Gouge Away

Joy Division - Atrocity Exhibition

Stevie Wonder - Too High
by bootsy
Mon May 22, 2017 7:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: In the Mix (Australia) - All 63 Disclosure Songs from Worst to Best (2017)
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Re: In the Mix (Australia) - All 63 Disclosure Songs from Worst to Best (2017)

LOL at #1. My wife hates that song. I love it though.
by bootsy
Mon May 22, 2017 7:51 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 30 Best Songs of Sting and The Police (2013)
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 30 Best Songs of Sting and The Police (2013)

Yeah no Roxanne especially is surprising but they mixed in Sting's solo work so probably didn't have room for it. If it were a The Police only list Roxanne would have definitely been in there. I would hope.
by bootsy
Sun May 21, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 16
Views: 167

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 5

Albums
Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back
Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the Wu Tang (36 Chambers)

Songs
Dr. Dre - Nuthin But a ‘G’ Thang
Jay Z - 99 Problems
Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five - The Message
Public Enemy - Fight the Power
by bootsy
Sun May 21, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust (1972)
Replies: 33
Views: 1463

Re: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust (1972)

03 | Moonage Daydream
01 | Five Years
04 | Starman
09 | Ziggy Stardust
02 | Soul Love
10 | Suffragette City
08 | Hang On to Yourself
11 | Rock 'n' Roll Suicide
06 | Lady Stardust
07 | Star
05 | It Ain't Easy
by bootsy
Sun May 21, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Revolver
Replies: 65
Views: 6375

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Revolver

2. Eleanor Rigby
1. Taxman
14. Tomorrow Never Knows
3. I'm Only Sleeping
10. For No One
6. Yellow Submarine
4. Love You To
8. Good Day Sunshine
9. And Your Bird Can Sing
5. Here, There, and Everywhere
12. I Want to Tell You
13. Got to Get You Into My Life
7. She Said She Said
11. Doctor Robert
by bootsy
Sun May 21, 2017 2:23 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Talking Heads' Remain in Light (1980)
Replies: 23
Views: 943

Re: Rank the Tracks: Talking Heads' Remain in Light (1980)

01 | Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)
04 | Once in a Lifetime
03 | The Great Curve
06 | Seen and Not Seen
05 | Houses in Motion
07 | Listening Wind
02 | Crosseyed and Painless
08 | The Overload
by bootsy
Thu May 18, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

Live in Phoenix wrote:
Jirin wrote:Also that Kanye song where he enlists Chris Rock to brag about his vaginal reupholstery skills.


I'm a fan too :lol:


Yeah! :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by bootsy
Thu May 18, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Smiths' The Queen is Dead
Replies: 23
Views: 2416

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Smiths' The Queen is Dead

9. There is a Light That Never Goes Out
1. The Queen is Dead
3. I Know It's Over
7. The Boy With the Thorn in His Side
10. Some Girls are Bigger Than Others
2. Frankly Mr. Shankly
4. Never Had No One Ever
6. Bigmouth Strikes Again
5. Cemetry Gates
8. Vicar in a Tutu
by bootsy
Thu May 18, 2017 1:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

Jirin wrote:Also that Kanye song where he enlists Chris Rock to brag about his vaginal reupholstery skills.


I love that. It's perfect IMO.
by bootsy
Wed May 17, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1980s: 1984 (2017 edition)
Replies: 5
Views: 82

Re: Films of the 1980s: 1984 (2017 edition)

1. The Terminator 2. A Soldier's Story 3. Beverly Hills Cop 4. Ghostbusters 5. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom 6. The Karate Kid 7. The Natural 8. Gremlins 9. Police Academy 10. Red Dawn 11. Conan the Destroyer 12. Star Trek III: The Search for Spock 13. Purple Rain 14. Breakin' 2: Electric Boo...
by bootsy
Wed May 17, 2017 3:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

The thing that bothers me about him, and it's not his fault really, is that some people like for example Eric Bolling of Fox News, loves Macklemore but doesn't like Kanye. And I think that's racism. You've got to give me something else. Some people can prefer Macklemore over Kanye without it being ...
by bootsy
Mon May 15, 2017 1:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

Maybe I need to listen to it in a better mood. I was really tired, listening to in between two songs on the SC list I liked much better (Borderline and Once in a Lifetime), and I just got super bitter at it. It isn't that bad, in hindsight. Certainly not as nigglingly catchy and syrupy sweet as &qu...
by bootsy
Mon May 15, 2017 1:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

I like Careless Whisper. +1 Maybe I need to listen to it in a better mood. I was really tired, listening to in between two songs on the SC list I liked much better (Borderline and Once in a Lifetime), and I just got super bitter at it. It isn't that bad, in hindsight. Certainly not as nigglingly ca...
by bootsy
Mon May 15, 2017 1:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

PlasticRam wrote:I like Careless Whisper.

+1
by bootsy
Mon May 15, 2017 1:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

StevieFan13 wrote:
bootsy wrote:Stevie stirring that pot again. :whistle:

:mrgreen: No intents to stir the pot. Just conversation.

I know just giving you a hard time. :mrgreen:
by bootsy
Mon May 15, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Least-favorite songs
Replies: 96
Views: 997

Re: Least-favorite songs

Stevie stirring that pot again. :whistle:
by bootsy
Sun May 14, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 8
Replies: 15
Views: 227

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 8

Sly and the Family Stone - Sex Machine

Eminem - Drug Ballad

The Rolling Stones - I Am Waiting

Stevie Wonder - You've Got It Bad Girl

Nine Inch Nails - The Becoming

PJ Harvey - All and Everyone

Kanye West - Never Let Me Down

The Doors - Car Hiss By My Window
by bootsy
Sun May 14, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds
Replies: 28
Views: 2957

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds

1. Wouldn't It Be Nice 8. God Only Knows 9. I Know There's an Answer 2. You Still Believe in Me 13. Caroline, No 3. That's Not Me 4. Don't Talk (Put Your Head on My Shoulder) 6. Let's Go Away for Awhile 7. Sloop John B 11. I Just Wasn't Made for These Times 5. I'm Waiting for the Day 12. Pet Sounds ...
by bootsy
Sun May 14, 2017 4:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 25
Views: 345

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 4

Albums Eric B. & Rakim - Paid in Full DJ Shadow - Endtroducing... N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton Public Enemy - Fear of a Black Planet Songs Eminem - Stan OutKast - B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad) Eminem - Lose Yourself Kendrick Lamar - Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe Kanye West - Runaway Eminem - My Name...
by bootsy
Sat May 13, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Releases Week of 5/12/2017
Replies: 14
Views: 253

Re: New Releases Week of 5/12/2017

StevieFan13 wrote:This has nothing to do with PWR BTTM, but I might as well mention it somewhere: today's my birthday!

:occasion-birthdaymulticolor:
by bootsy
Sat May 13, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: TSPDT Series, #95
Replies: 8
Views: 156

Re: TSPDT Series, #95

This is some good input. I'm definitely going to rewatch this. If there is a good Blu-Ray out there as far as quality then I will definitely buy it. It's Jaws . Of course, there's probably tons of great blu-rays out there. You never know, older movies sometimes have crappy transfers on Blu-Ray but ...
by bootsy
Sat May 13, 2017 5:16 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: TSPDT Series, #95
Replies: 8
Views: 156

Re: TSPDT Series, #95

This is some good input. I'm definitely going to rewatch this. If there is a good Blu-Ray out there as far as quality then I will definitely buy it.
by bootsy
Fri May 12, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)
Replies: 25
Views: 706

Re: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)

Mookie Blaylock. I love it. Although things haven't gone well for him lately. Thanks! I'm a big Pearl Jam guy so that's where that comes from. Yeah I knew they took his name when they first started out because they liked the name so much. They even named their first album Ten after the number he wo...
by bootsy
Fri May 12, 2017 1:43 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: TSPDT Series, #95
Replies: 8
Views: 156

Re: TSPDT Series, #95

I'll admit I've only seen this movie once when I was a kid and barely remember it. For some reason this movie never interested me that much. I will try to revisit it at some. I know the premise of the movie and all the famous quotes and the consensus love for it but those who enjoy this movie what i...
by bootsy
Thu May 11, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New favorite songs
Replies: 9
Views: 137

Re: New favorite songs

Morris Chestnut? I didn't know he recorded a song. Unless that's a different Morris Chestnut. I believe you're thinking of Morris Chestnut Jr. This appears to be Morris Chestnut Sr., if this northern soul forum is to be believed: https://www.soul-source.co.uk/soulforum/topic/302944-morris-chestnut/...
by bootsy
Thu May 11, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New favorite songs
Replies: 9
Views: 137

Re: New favorite songs

Morris Chestnut? I didn't know he recorded a song. Unless that's a different Morris Chestnut.
by bootsy
Thu May 11, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Boombox - 25 Best '80s Songs
Replies: 5
Views: 139

Re: The Boombox - 25 Best '80s Songs

Interesting list and then it gets predictable towards the top.
by bootsy
Thu May 11, 2017 4:52 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Time Life - Rock & Roll: The Stories Behind the Songs (2017)
Replies: 9
Views: 195

Re: Time Life - Rock & Roll: The Stories Behind the Songs (2017)

Kind of think this could go either way. I know it's not a defined list like many others on AM but there may be a place for it. Like you said panam, Henrik will be the ultimate decision maker of course.
by bootsy
Tue May 09, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What do you prefer out of the top lists?
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: What do you prefer out of the top lists?

I like it just like it is. Gives me plenty of options to choose from
by bootsy
Tue May 09, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: TSPDT Series, #96
Replies: 3
Views: 100

Re: TSPDT Series, #96

I saw this movie when I was in college and short of got but was too young and naive to fully capture it if you can capture such a movie. I bought it on Blu-Ray a few years ago and have watched it several times and I always pick up something that I didn't realize the previous time I watched it. I don...
by bootsy
Tue May 09, 2017 5:52 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)
Replies: 25
Views: 706

Re: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)

Mookie Blaylock. I love it. Although things haven't gone well for him lately.
by bootsy
Tue May 09, 2017 5:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Where would you rank music behind the following mediums?
Replies: 6
Views: 143

Re: Where would you rank music behind the following mediums?

Films, TV, Music are all pretty much on equal for me.
I don't read books much anymore. Just don't have the time and this internet thing that I'm addicted to :P.
I play one video game NBA2K(whatever year it is).
by bootsy
Mon May 08, 2017 1:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6000 Songs: Fisk Jubilee Singers - Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Replies: 4
Views: 127

Re: 6000 Songs: Fisk Jubilee Singers - Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

So much history and deep seated meaning with this song. Excellent song.
by bootsy
Sun May 07, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 28
Views: 479

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3

GZA - 4th Chamber Public Enemy - Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos The Roots - The Seed (2.0) (it was desperately close to being a draw, but since Scenario is almost certainly going to win anyway, I might as well give one vote to the Roots) Odd Future - Oldie Public Enemy - Rebel Without a Pause Nas...
by bootsy
Sun May 07, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 18
Views: 314

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 7

Vampire Weekend - Obvious Bicycle

M.I.A. - World Town

Pavement - Fillmore Jive

Elton John - Harmony

Metallica - Holier Than Thou

Jay-Z - Renegade

A Tribe Called Quest - Butter

The Velvet Underground - The Gift
by bootsy
Sun May 07, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 28
Views: 479

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3

GZA - 4th Chamber Public Enemy - Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos The Roots - The Seed (2.0) (it was desperately close to being a draw, but since Scenario is almost certainly going to win anyway, I might as well give one vote to the Roots) Odd Future - Oldie Public Enemy - Rebel Without a Pause Nas...
by bootsy
Sun May 07, 2017 5:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 28
Views: 479

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3

Albums Kanye West - Late Registration Notorious B.I.G. - Ready to Die Kanye West - Yeezus Death Grips - The Money Store Songs GZA - 4th Chamber Public Enemy - Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos A Tribe Called Quest - Scenario Earl Sweatshirt - Hive Public Enemy - Rebel Without a Pause Nas - Halftime A...
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 3:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Non-English language/rap 2010s music
Replies: 21
Views: 292

Re: Non-English language/rap 2010s music

Have there been any particularly good female MCs lately? Nicki Minaj Just kidding..... Kamaiyah - A Good Night In The Ghetto. This a very smooth album. I really like it mainly because of the beats LOL. What a waste of talent. But I'll give Kamaiyah a listen (also, check out Nadia Rose's Skwod if yo...
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 3:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Non-English language/rap 2010s music
Replies: 21
Views: 292

Re: Non-English language/rap 2010s music

Hmmm I think Lil Yachty is different from the rest. He's fun to listen to. I think it's important to note that rap music is expanding its horizons, so it doesn't neatly fit into a box anymore like in the Nineties. It has many different moods and textures now, all of which may not appeal to you. Not...
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 2:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Non-English language/rap 2010s music
Replies: 21
Views: 292

Re: Non-English language/rap 2010s music

StevieFan13 wrote:Have there been any particularly good female MCs lately?

Nicki Minaj


Just kidding.....

Kamaiyah - A Good Night In The Ghetto. This a very smooth album. I really like it mainly because of the beats
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 2:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Non-English language/rap 2010s music
Replies: 21
Views: 292

Re: Non-English language/rap 2010s music

I don't know much about foreign hip-hop but good hip-hop of this decade is not hard to find. I know you don't like the trap hip-hop or at least you don't like Future from what you've said in the past but heres's some good ones (non-trap) that I like at least: Bas Logic J. Cole Killer Mike/El-P/Run ...
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 1:14 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)
Replies: 18
Views: 367

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.
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 23
Views: 447

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2

Surprised there isn't more love for No Diggity. I like the song it's just not a hip-hop song. It doesn't belong in this contest. The song and the group are R&B. Yeah, I remain surprised that even after further examination got Crazy, Crazy in Love, and Umbrella taken out of the running, this sli...
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 1:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Non-English language/rap 2010s music
Replies: 21
Views: 292

Re: Non-English language/rap 2010s music

I don't know much about foreign hip-hop but good hip-hop of this decade is not hard to find. I know you don't like the trap hip-hop or at least you don't like Future from what you've said in the past but heres's some good ones (non-trap) that I like at least: Bas Logic J. Cole Killer Mike/El-P/Run T...
by bootsy
Fri May 05, 2017 12:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 23
Views: 447

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2

andyd1010 wrote:
Surprised there isn't more love for No Diggity.

I like the song it's just not a hip-hop song. It doesn't belong in this contest. The song and the group are R&B.
by bootsy
Wed May 03, 2017 5:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: ___ I dislike that everyone else likes.
Replies: 30
Views: 519

Re: ___ I dislike that everyone else likes.

StevieFan13 wrote:Artists:
- Eagles

Image

I had to.
by bootsy
Wed May 03, 2017 5:42 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: BET - Mary J. Blige's 50 Best Songs (2014)
Replies: 4
Views: 105

Re: BET - Mary J. Blige's 50 Best Songs (2014)

It's a pretty good MJB list. BET got something right for a change lol.

I wish Love No Limit was a lot higher and Not Gon Cry was a lot lower.
by bootsy
Wed May 03, 2017 5:41 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1980s: 1983 (2017 edition)
Replies: 12
Views: 277

Re: Films of the 1980s: 1983 (2017 edition)

1. Scarface 2. Trading Places 3. Return of the Jedi 4. The Outsiders 5. A Christmas Story 6. Richard Pryor: Here and Now 7. Octopussy 8. Sudden Impact 9. Superman III 10. D.C. Cab 11. Strange Brew 12. Mr. Mom 13. Doctor Detroit 14. Stroker Ace The 80s was such a bad decade for movies. There were som...
by bootsy
Tue May 02, 2017 5:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When will the 2017 update come?
Replies: 50
Views: 2317

Re: When will the 2017 update come?

Thanks for the update Henrik.

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