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by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 210
Views: 6437

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Goldfrapp – Strict Machine: 6
I love "I Feel Love," but I think there is enough difference between the two to defend my weaker feelings on this one. The vocal layer is too thin.
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102246

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

I like this poll idea, Bang Jan.
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 66
Views: 3819

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

I'm going to post my lists to stop myself from endlessly changing them. I did my best to listen to your lists. Albums: 1 | Kids See Ghosts | Kids See Ghosts 2 | Jack White | Boarding House Reach 3 | Janelle Monáe | Dirty Computer 4 | Parquet Courts | Wide Awake! 5 | Kero Kero Bonito | Time 'n' Place...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 226
Views: 71045

Re: Albums of 2018

Recommendations from the final trimester of 2018: Kero Kero Bonito | Time 'n' Place KKB are making very fun and heartfelt pop music this decade. Maybe 2016's Bonito Generation was too gimmicky for the average music listener; the J-Pop/rapping/M.I.A. beats/bilingual vocals combo was perhaps overwhelm...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jan 01, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 18
Views: 1613

Re: Happy New Year!

My best to all of you. 2018 wasn't bad, but I bet 2019 can be better.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your top rotation songs this year
Replies: 18
Views: 2454

Re: Your top rotation songs this year

I have been keeping a list called "Song of the Month!" where I name my most rotated song of each month. As a side note, my favorites list is pretty much always what I play most. January: MGMT - "Congratulations" February: Kero Kero Bonito - "Only Acting" March: Death Gr...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 23945

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

I don't think these will change. 15. Kero Kero Bonito - Time Today 14. Kids See Ghosts - Freeee 13. Janelle Monae ft. Grimes - PYNK 12. Janelle Monae ft. Zoe Kravitz - Screwed 11. Anderson.Paak ft. Kendrick Lamar - Tints 10. Flowertruck - Enough for Now 9. IDLES - Danny Nedelko 8. Parquet Courts - W...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

It's pretty cool that "Wuthering Heights" was the forum's favorite song by a female artist! Here are the prediction results: andyd1010: 27,302 pts Henry: 29,608 pts prosecutorgodot: 31,956 pts Toni: 38,716 pts Congrats to andyd1010! It was a horse race during #100-51. Then I fell behind an...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

It's crazy that the Beatles only have one song left, but Bowie and the Stones still have 3 each.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Alrighty, I have four lists:

Henry
andyd1010
prosecutorgodot
Toni

Still time to submit a list!
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Below is the Excel sheet where you can rank the remaining songs #1-100. I removed "The" from the artist names, and added the songs' ranks in the 2015 All-Time Poll for convenience. I was thinking of doing a simple formula: Summation[ (prediction - realrank)^2 ]. Lowest value wins. If someo...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

I think BleuPanda got them all. Lemme go check what I got.

Edit:Yup! I'm in agreement.
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102246

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

Is there so much hate for the ones we love? Tell me, we both matter, don't we? [105] Kate Bush | Running Up That Hill [1113.64 pts / 30 votes] AM rank: 261 2015 AMF Rank: 228 Fans: Setherex (7), Elder (33), prosecutorgodot (55) RIP to one of Big Boi's favorite songs. At least we still have one of 2...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Nov 28, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Henry, Suffragette City and Tom Traubert's Blues among others already showed up.

I think I may have the full top 200.

I'm good to run a predictions game for the top 100, once someone can help corroborate my picks.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Nov 24, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Time (US)
Replies: 8
Views: 2971

Re: EOY 2018 - Time (US)

Future Critic wrote:Golden Hour should be a top 10 album of the year, but other lists aren't including it in the top 10 because it's country;

I think country should be in quotation marks. Golden Hour is no more country than Arcade Fire or Metallica.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (20) November 15
Replies: 12
Views: 5931

Re: MCCh 2018 (20) November 15

I guess Honorio hit it on the head - Rosalía has an amazing debut on the charts. The album is sure to get a good placement in the EOY spreadsheet.
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #6: N.W.A.'s Straight Outta Compton
Replies: 14
Views: 4491

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

Not really a hip-hop guy, so my opinion shouldn't be surprising. This album is really tepid. the large majority of tracks aren't very energetic. My fave tracks are "Straight Outta Compton" and "I Ain't the 1." This album started a whole genre that remains popular and relevant tod...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Oct 28, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102246

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

I love the placements of "True" and "September."

I'm surprised at the low placement of "Man's World." One of the best instrumental openings ever in my opinion.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Oct 26, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

There's one more bubbling track from the 2010s that I feel like still has a chance of getting a spot in heaven... if it does, I'll be very happy. If it doesn't, I'll be disappointed.
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102246

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

For a second there I thought "In the End" wasn't going to show up. What a great ranking!
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Oct 14, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: LGBT-themed Songs
Replies: 88
Views: 48858

Re: LGBT-themed Songs

From the new Idles album, "Samaritans".
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 25905

Re: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread

Rob wrote:I remember The Pokémon Theme Song being talked about much when this poll was announced, so I thought it be near the top. Apparently I ended up being the only one voting for it. Too bad.

My bad. I didn't submit a list.
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Oct 02, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102246

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

For me Kamasi Washington is the biggest surprise so far. Need more surprises like this.
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Oct 02, 2018 3:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 25905

Re: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread

You should feel guilty for liking "We Are the World". But at least I prefer it to the corn-fest of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" Eh, who am I, I'm just a party-pooper. I didn't know others loved "Sunday Morning". One of the best pop fusion songs ever written. The group...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Sep 27, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Predictions for top ranked 2010s song?

Purely going off of RYM, I'll say "Runaway" or "Lazarus".
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Official thread about all non-english language music
Replies: 4
Views: 2098

Re: Official thread about all non-english language music

New band tricot (originating from Kyoto, Japan) keeps popping up in my feed, and every single thing I click on is great. They're kind of math-rocky. I haven't yet checked out a full-length project, but just try out anything by them. The song I enjoyed earlier this year by them is "Potage" ...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 11031

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

One of my favorite years in music. 15 songs ain't enough. Albums 1 | Joe Hisaishi | Princess Mononoke 2 | Radiohead | OK Computer 3 | Green Day | Nimrod 4 | Shinkichi Mitsumune, J.A. Seazer, et al | Revolutionary Girl Utena OST 5 | Buena Vista Social Club | Buena Vista Social Club 6 | Godspeed You! ...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Most sad: A lot of picks from our women's poll are already out. There's probably a maximum of 300 songs by women left. Most happy: Beach House's "Take Care" in top 2000. Thank you Gillingham! As for notorious pop songs, we've already got "Closer" by the Chainsmokers and "How...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 23945

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

Four songs came out this week that might end up pretty high on my year-end list.

Lana Del Rey - "Mariners Apartment Complex"
Kurt Vile - "Bassackwards"
joji - "Slow Dancing in the Dark"
Kero Kero Bonito - "Make Believe"
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Sep 08, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rest in Peace Mac Miller
Replies: 2
Views: 963

Re: Rest in Peace Mac Miller

Very sad. This drug crisis is out of control.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Sep 07, 2018 6:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 226
Views: 71045

Re: Albums of 2018

The second third of the year has come to an end... let's tally the records I dug the most during the past four months. Honorable mentions: 10 | Parliament-Funkadelic | Medicaid Fraud Dogg - This was the best comfort food music I heard. Overlong, but there was a great album in there somewhere. 9 | Ha...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 11, 2018 4:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22607

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

I hope to be surprised by some unexpected notorious pop songs. That would be fun.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 11, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?
Replies: 55
Views: 8657

Re: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?

Kero Kero Bonito - Bonito Generation was the first thing that came to mind. Absolutely genuine pop music. Much rarer and more special than a lot of music fans think. And of course... where are those Joe Hisaishi soundtracks????? He has three instant classics, and several more that are pretty good.
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals
Replies: 23
Views: 2516

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

All these songs are pretty damn great...

Only Living Boy in New York
Daredevil
Let Down
Come Together
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 6052

Re: Site update is here

Big thank-you to Henrik and the other crewmates keeping this majestic ship sailing, though it may have to dock real soon... Snapshot of artist moves: Kesha into top 3000 Cardi B and Paramore into top 2000 Algiers ALMOST to top 1000 (grr...) Charli XCX, Calvin Harris and SZA into top 1000 The xx into...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jul 15, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round of 16
Replies: 18
Views: 1801

Re: AM World Cup - Round of 16

Funeral (Neighboorhood #3 (Power Out)) won in penalty kicks Parallel Lines (Hanging on the Telephone) 2-1 in regulation Stankonia (Xplosion) the underdog came out on top Abbey Road (Golden Slumbers / Carry That Weight / The End) teamwork played a huge part Songs in the Key of Life (Contusion) I jus...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 219
Views: 72042

Re: Concerts you have coming up

Jirin wrote:Looking forward to Janelle Monae next weekend.

Is she as visual a stage performer as she seems she might be based on her themed work?

I think you're going to love it, but at the same time don't want to raise your hopes too high... :music-listening:
(well I loved it)
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 29
Views: 7451

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

I'm still rooting for the underdog, but I think it's going to be: France 2 - Croatia 1 final score

And for fun, here's my prediction for the third-place match: Belgium 4 - England 3 final score
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jul 10, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 29
Views: 7451

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

I need to borrow DaveC's crystal ball for the stock market.

I'm thinking Belgium and Croatia in the finals. In any case, I hope the games will be on-the-edge-of-your-seat nail-biters.
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 05, 2018 4:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Erotic genre of music, music for making love
Replies: 29
Views: 2966

Re: Erotic genre of music, music for making love

Run the Jewels - Love Again Kendrick Lamar - These Walls Danny Brown - I Will The entirety of Janelle Monae's new album Dirty Computer , I'll pick "Take a Byte" for special mention even the entirety of Prince's album 1999 , or at least "Lady Cab Driver", and countless other track...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 04, 2018 5:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 23945

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

"I Walk a Little Faster" - song of the year?? I really wouldn't take a second glance if someone said so. EDIT: dammit... this is a cover from 2009... of an old song by jazz pianist cy coleman, who peaked from the 60s to the 90s. ah well, this is an amazing track that I've discovered at lea...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 24, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1
Replies: 26
Views: 3143

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1

Parallel Lines (Picture This) Automatic for the People (FInd the River) Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (Can It All Be So Simple) The Idler Wheel... (Valentine) Purple Rain (Take Me With U) Dookie (In the End) [this was a close match] Illinois (They Are Night Zombies!! They Are Neighbors!! They Have...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 29
Views: 7451

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

I don't know anything about futbol, but I'll root for Mexico, because I did a load of research on Estadio Azteca for a food truck project, hahahahaha. Go burrito food truck! Hope someone out there is using that idea.
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 9241

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

Lol. All my old lists are one note. For the record, I like Crooked Rain, but haven't heard it enough to put it in a favorites list. Pavement definitely have their own style.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Jun 16, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 9241

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

Loaded year, so I haven't explored too many new songs... Anyways, this is my first time doing an albums list in the decade polling. Too bad it's pretty short and generic. Albums: 1 | Green Day | Dookie 2 | Nirvana | MTV Unplugged in New York 3 | Green Day | Jaded in Chicago 4 | Weezer | Blue Album 5...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Idea for game: Albums World Cup
Replies: 35
Views: 4589

Re: Idea for game: Albums World Cup

If there is still room, I'll take another album: The Stooges' Fun House. I'm picking this album to shake things up a little; it's outside my comfort zone.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 10, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: "Modern Standards"
Replies: 6
Views: 2309

Re: "Modern Standards"

Yesss of course, "You've Got a Friend in Me." The big one off the top of my head is Gnarls Barkley -"Crazy." Maybe Robyn's "Dancing On My Own." In my opinion, Journey has a bunch of anthemic songs that could be standards, including but not limited to "After All The...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 03, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Ye
Replies: 24
Views: 5080

Re: Kanye West - Ye

Echoing Rob, I think this is the album where everyone gets tired of Kanye's navel-gazing (if you weren't already). Well at least for me, I am getting tired of the tabloid content of his music only now. This album is very similar to TLOP. It has the giant choral vocals, and those synthesizers that so...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed May 30, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 77314

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

It's not perfect, but it will have to do. 001 | ABBA | Dancing Queen | 1976 002 | The Beatles | Let It Be | 1970 003 | Otis Redding | (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay | 1968 004 | Norah Jones | Don't Know Why | 2002 005 | Maroon 5 | Sunday Morning | 2002 006 | Journey | Lights | 1978 007 | ABBA | Ea...

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