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by bootsy
Wed Sep 20, 2017 3:51 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: R.E.M.'s Automatic for the People (1992)
Replies: 17
Views: 1044

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

04 | Everybody Hurts
02 | Try Not to Breathe
11 | Nightswimming
10 | Man on the Moon
01 | Drive
03 | The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite
06 | Sweetness Follows
12 | Find the River
07 | Monty Got a Raw Deal
05 | New Orleans Instrumental No. 1
09 | Star Me Kitten
08 | Ignoreland
by bootsy
Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

#398. Peter Gabriel | So (1986) Rank in 2014: #295 AM 3000 Rank: #230 What the hell? How did Peter Gabriel lose 100 spots during the "pop takeover" of the list?? Probably some 2015-17 releases and a different group of people voting pushed it down. It's still a great album and still in the...
by bootsy
Tue Sep 19, 2017 4:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

Hmm, if Baduizm is that high, is it worth hoping the New Amerykah albums (Which I consider superior) are higher? Or have they already showed up and I missed it? I hope not because New Amerykah isn't superior. It's a good album but doesn't touch Baduizm. I like Baduizm, but IMO, New Amerykah is a lo...
by bootsy
Tue Sep 19, 2017 3:19 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Van Morrison's Astral Weeks (1968)
Replies: 14
Views: 882

Re: Rank the Tracks: Van Morrison's Astral Weeks (1968)

01 | Astral Weeks
03 | Sweet Thing
04 | Cyprus Avenue
06 | Madame George
02 | Beside You
05 | The Way Young Lovers Do
07 | Ballerina
08 | Slim Slow Slider
by bootsy
Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

http://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_500/MI0000/128/MI0000128421.jpg?partner=allrovi.com #416. Daft Punk | Homework (1997) # of Voters: 10 | Score: 511.360 Rank in 2014: #302 AM 3000 Rank: #164 Top Fans: Schaefer.tk (#4), PlasticRam (#30), BleuPanda (#38), Ordinary Person (#72) Sort of similar to B...
by bootsy
Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

http://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_500/MI0000/128/MI0000128421.jpg?partner=allrovi.com #416. Daft Punk | Homework (1997) # of Voters: 10 | Score: 511.360 Rank in 2014: #302 AM 3000 Rank: #164 Top Fans: Schaefer.tk (#4), PlasticRam (#30), BleuPanda (#38), Ordinary Person (#72) Daft Punk's full-len...
by bootsy
Mon Sep 18, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Open 24/7: questions, comments and stats
Replies: 60
Views: 3392

Re: Rank the Tracks Open 24/7: questions, comments and stats

I have to agree with you, there's no way The Low End Theory will get more participation than The Bends. I don't agree. People especially on here love ATCQ and love that album. Even so, Radiohead is one of the five most popular artists on this forum. My point is people will respond to ATCQ's The Low...
by bootsy
Mon Sep 18, 2017 4:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

Jirin wrote:Hmm, if Baduizm is that high, is it worth hoping the New Amerykah albums (Which I consider superior) are higher? Or have they already showed up and I missed it?

I hope not because New Amerykah isn't superior. It's a good album but doesn't touch Baduizm.
by bootsy
Sun Sep 17, 2017 11:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Open 24/7: questions, comments and stats
Replies: 60
Views: 3392

Re: Rank the Tracks Open 24/7: questions, comments and stats

I 76. A Tribe Called Quest's The Low End Theory (1991) replacing Radiohead's The Bends (1995) (even if these changes are done to encourage participation I got my doubts about A Tribe Called Quest obtaining more participation than Radiohead but you never know…) I have to agree with you, there's no w...
by bootsy
Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2017 (16) September 15
Replies: 9
Views: 783

Re: MCCh 2017 (16) September 15

Don't forget about Jessie Ware, Charli XCX, Kelela, King Krule, Weezer, U2, and everyone's favorite Taylor Swift ;) :greetings-waveyellow:.
by bootsy
Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mercury Prize 2017 shortlist
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Re: Mercury Prize 2017 shortlist

luvulongTIM wrote:And the winner is Process by Sampha

Congrats to him. Well deserved.
by bootsy
Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Grant Hart
Replies: 3
Views: 121

Re: RIP Grant Hart

Just got into Hüsker Dü a few years ago, thanks to this site. Very sad news RIP.
by bootsy
Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 245
Views: 17169

Re: Albums of 2017

What do you mean by can't relate? Can't connect to those "new" artists as much as I used to with Ice Cube/Nas/ATCQ and even Eminem. Don't get me wrong, I am a white, middle class dude so there is so much "relating" I can do to hip hop artists. Age probably plays a part in it, bu...
by bootsy
Thu Sep 14, 2017 4:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 245
Views: 17169

Re: Albums of 2017

(6.0) Vince Staples - Big Fish Theory(4.0) This made me sad ! Awwww. Sorry. I find I am having a huge problem with today's rap. That has been the case since the advent of Kanye. From his appearance, it's gone downhill. I love all sorts of hip hop. Loyle Carner and RTJ will appear on my EOY list and...
by bootsy
Wed Sep 13, 2017 2:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

GREAT batch! Delighted to see blink-182 here. blink-182, that's a another band that I chose to ignore. I'll revisit them like Linkin Park. I see that album on a lot of lists so it at least has a lot of appeal to a lot of people. I think because they had some popular song in the late 90s or 2000s ca...
by bootsy
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

GREAT batch! Delighted to see blink-182 here. blink-182, that's a another band that I chose to ignore. I'll revisit them like Linkin Park. I see that album on a lot of lists so it at least has a lot of appeal to a lot of people. I think because they had some popular song in the late 90s or 2000s ca...
by bootsy
Wed Sep 13, 2017 4:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

StevieFan13 wrote:I like how this is basically a guarantee that The Low End Theory will have a relatively high finish.

There was no doubt about this although I prefer Midnight Marauders over it. :D
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

I think the thing that separates them for me is that Limp Bizkit and Papa Roach both represent this bullshit violent machismo. Linkin Park instead tackle the subject of depression and angst, I think in a lot healthier of a way. I think the moods between these bands is apparent in their sound (I don...
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

I guess I need to listen to Linkin Park. I really have never given them much thought because they seemed to be in that Limp Bizkit, korn, and Papa Roach type sound which I wasn't a fan of but maybe they are different. They seem to have a better fan following than those bands.
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

Obviously I don't know the official results but this list is a vastly different one from 2014. It's pretty amazing.
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

If we're going to continue to merely pay lip service to appreciating the diversity of this list, question the credentials, knowledge and intentions of voters, and demean the taste of others, then my time in this forum may be reaching its end. I've become continually frustrated with this forum's inc...
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

If we're going to continue to merely pay lip service to appreciating the diversity of this list, question the credentials, knowledge and intentions of voters, and demean the taste of others, then my time in this forum may be reaching its end. I've become continually frustrated with this forum's inc...
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

If we're going to continue to merely pay lip service to appreciating the diversity of this list, question the credentials, knowledge and intentions of voters, and demean the taste of others, then my time in this forum may be reaching its end. I've become continually frustrated with this forum's inc...
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

Ok, even as a JT fan, that's a surprisingly high finish for The 20/20 Experience. Beat out a LOT of really good albums. At the risk of prolonging the discussion (not to mention coming off as a snob), it's irrefutable that certain polls are seriously skewing these results. Also, Meteora at #604? It ...
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

StevieFan13 wrote:Ok, even as a JT fan, that's a surprisingly high finish for The 20/20 Experience. Beat out a LOT of really good albums.

Very. At least it wasn't Part 2
by bootsy
Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

#628. Michael Jackson | HIStory: Past, Present, and Future - Book I (1995) # of Voters: 6 | Score: 334.179 Rank in 2014: #2421 AM 3000 Rank: Unranked Top Fans: Karla (#10), Felipinho (#23), Renan (#25) Michael Jackson's "HIStory"? That was... unexpected. And also slightly unfair. Half of ...
by bootsy
Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 335
Views: 10562

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

Love the variety and unpredictability of this poll. Really surprised and glad by the Freddie Gibbs/Madlib - Pinata That's the biggest surprise by far for me. The two The Weeknd albums surprised me as well, of course not House of Balloons , that was expected but those other two were subpar and subpar...
by bootsy
Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Upcoming Albums: September 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 381

Re: Upcoming Albums: September 2017

In for Ariel, LCD, Cut Copy, Godspeed! and The National.
by bootsy
Fri Aug 25, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: U2's Achtung Baby (1991)
Replies: 15
Views: 809

Re: Rank the Tracks: U2's Achtung Baby (1991)

02 | Even Better Than the Real Thing
03 | One
08 | Mysterious Ways
04 | Until the End of the World
05 | Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses
06 | So Cruel
01 | Zoo Station
07 | The Fly
09 | Tryin' to Throw Your Arms Around the World
12 | Love Is Blindness
10 | Ultraviolet (Light My Way)
11 | Acrobat
by bootsy
Fri Aug 25, 2017 2:11 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)
Replies: 13
Views: 310

Re: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)

Personal top 10: 1. Maxwell - Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder) 2. Brandy - I Wanna Be Down 3. Sade - No Ordinary Love 4. Kelis - Caught Out There 5. Massive Attack - Unfinished Sympathy 6. Erykah Badu - Appletree 7. Janet Jackson - That's the Way Love Goes 8. Ginuwine - Pony 9. OutKast - Spottieottied...
by bootsy
Thu Aug 24, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)
Replies: 13
Views: 310

Re: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)

No doubt there are some great choices, but there are a few strange choices as well. -Xscape, “Just Kickin’ It” (1993) -SWV, “Right Here (Human Nature)” (1992) -> The original was much better and I have no idea why people are so crazy over this remix. -Boyz II Men, “End of the Road” (1992) -> Good f...
by bootsy
Thu Aug 24, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)
Replies: 13
Views: 310

Re: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)

Personal top 10: 1. Maxwell - Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder) 2. Brandy - I Wanna Be Down 3. Sade - No Ordinary Love 4. Kelis - Caught Out There 5. Massive Attack - Unfinished Sympathy 6. Erykah Badu - Appletree 7. Janet Jackson - That's the Way Love Goes 8. Ginuwine - Pony 9. OutKast - Spottieottied...
by bootsy
Thu Aug 24, 2017 4:02 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Pitchfork - The 200 Best Albums of the 1960s (2017)
Replies: 21
Views: 784

Re: Pitchfork - The 200 Best Albums of the 1960s (2017)

I don't think I'll ever understand the fuss surrounding James Brown at the Apollo. I am not a huge fan of the album either, but people say it is the most vivid representation of a live concert ever laid to tape. I'd personally say "At Folsom Prison" is the greatest live album. I sort of g...
by bootsy
Thu Aug 24, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Boombox - 50 Greatest New Jack Swing Albums (2017)
Replies: 3
Views: 129

Re: The Boombox - 50 Greatest New Jack Swing Albums (2017)

Talk about a genre that is almost never covered by lists. I know next to nothing about new jack swing (the only exposure I ever had to the style was A Goofy Movie ) but I'm pretty sure Mary J. Blige's What's the 411? should be included. I'm pretty sure it's a genre list, though. Absolutely 100% agr...
by bootsy
Thu Aug 24, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)
Replies: 13
Views: 310

Re: SPIN - The 30 Best ’90s R&B Songs (2017)

No doubt there are some great choices, but there are a few strange choices as well. -Xscape, “Just Kickin’ It” (1993) -SWV, “Right Here (Human Nature)” (1992) -> The original was much better and I have no idea why people are so crazy over this remix. -Boyz II Men, “End of the Road” (1992) -> Good f...
by bootsy
Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of R&B: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 878

Re: Music of R&B: Round 1, Week 1

Nassim wrote:
bootsy wrote:Interested to see how this turn out

Does that mean we should expect another righteous tantrum?

No tantrums. Just watching.
by bootsy
Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of R&B: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 878

Re: Music of R&B: Round 1, Week 1

Interested to see how this turns out.

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by bootsy
Thu Aug 03, 2017 4:13 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Complex (USA) - The Best Rap Song, Every Year Since 1979 (2015)
Replies: 1
Views: 160

Re: Complex (USA) - The Best Rap Song, Every Year Since 1979 (2015)

Decent list for Complex. They threw some not so obvious choices in there which is good.
by bootsy
Wed Aug 02, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1980s: 1989 (2017 edition)
Replies: 19
Views: 503

Re: Films of the 1980s: 1989 (2017 edition)

1. Do the Right Thing 2. Glory 3. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 4. Batman 5. Dead Poets Society 6. Field of Dreams 7. Uncle Buck 8. Christmas Vacation 9. Say Anything 10. Back to the Future Part II 11. Major League 12. Road House 13. Casualties of War 14. Lethal Weapon 2 15. When Harry Met Sall...
by bootsy
Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:54 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1980s: 1988 (2017 edition)
Replies: 21
Views: 597

Re: Films of the 1980s: 1988 (2017 edition)

1. Die Hard 2. Coming to America 3. Bull Durham 4. Big 5. Mississippi Burning 6. Rain Man 7. They Live 8. Young Guns 9. Beetlejuice 10. Who Framed Roger Rabbit 11. A Fish Called Wanda 12. School Daze 13. Willow 14. The Accused 15. Eight Men Out 16. I'm Gonna Get You Sucka 17. Talk Radio 18. The Nake...
by bootsy
Sun Jul 30, 2017 4:49 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Boombox - The 50 Greatest Songs by Female Rappers (2017)
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Re: The Boombox - The 50 Greatest Songs by Female Rappers (2017)

Pretty good list. Very predictable number 1.
by bootsy
Sun Jul 30, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: What do you think of Dunkirk?
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Re: What do you think of Dunkirk?

I loved it. I've seen it twice so far both in 70MM and it's the best movie I've seen so far this year. It won't take a lot for me to love a Nolan movie as he is my favorite director. I didn't really need character development for this movie. The events of Dunkirk are the story. The sound, the cinema...
by bootsy
Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals
Replies: 35
Views: 1044

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals

Bootsy, you're getting upset over a meaningless forum poll conducted solely for fun. Not only that, but you're needlessly insulting Henrik, a man who has worked very, very hard to bring us the AM lists and this forum. I think you need to take a break from the computer and come back when you're a bi...
by bootsy
Sun Jul 09, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals
Replies: 35
Views: 1044

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals

...it's only a game. I'm cool with Paper Planes winning, honestly. I just hope the R&B tournament is free of controversy. I'm not cool with it obviously. The song doesn't represent the genre at all. If you are going to have a tournament that represents great hip hop songs you can't have some po...
by bootsy
Sun Jul 09, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals
Replies: 35
Views: 1044

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals

Because I love other genres more maybe??? Instead of jumping on me, why don't you get happy that hip hop is doing better and better in games like B-sides? Wow way to deflect the obvious guilt. I don't care about the B-sides. If a hip hop song wins fine but that's not what this is about. You didn't ...
by bootsy
Sun Jul 09, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals
Replies: 35
Views: 1044

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals

Sorry bootsy. I feel bad about this. When I voted basically everyone had voted for "Juicy" so it didn't seem to make any difference. But don't come again and say that I hate hip hop because I usually vote against hip hop songs in different games. Yes I mostly prefer other genres, but to e...
by bootsy
Sun Jul 09, 2017 3:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals
Replies: 35
Views: 1044

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals

Awesome a non-hip hop song wins the best hip hop song. A song that had no business in this tournament. That's pretty typical of this forum. Absolutely ridiculous. For the winner of the best rock song lets nominate What's Going On and vote it all the way for the win. And lol at Henrik voting for Pape...
by bootsy
Sat Jul 08, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals
Replies: 35
Views: 1044

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Song Finals

Paper Planes for the win. I don't dislike Juicy, I'm just a little confused how it made the final. Also, kudos to Public Enemy, still the best after all these years. You are confused that Juicy, a hip-hop song, not only that a great hip hop song made it to the Hip Hop song finals. LOL OK. Apparentl...
by bootsy
Tue Jul 04, 2017 11:06 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Baby Driver
Replies: 5
Views: 309

Re: Baby Driver

I saw it this weekend and I liked it a lot. It's a lot of fun. The is music is pretty good and very relevant to the story. The ending could have been better. Just turned a little too cliched for me.
by bootsy
Tue Jul 04, 2017 1:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Final 16
Replies: 24
Views: 685

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Final 16

Michael Jackson - Baby Be Mine

Patti Smith - Birdland

Bjork - Unravel

Prince - Lady Cab Driver

Bjork - Like Someone in Love

Rage Against the Machine - Wake Up

A Tribe Called Quest - Butter

T. Rex - Mambo Sun

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