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by prosecutorgodot
Tue Dec 01, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 10 Album Gaps
Replies: 13
Views: 89

Re: 10 Album Gaps

549 New Order Low-Life 550 Led Zeppelin Houses of the Holy 551 The Fall This Nation's Saving Grace 552 XTC Skylarking 553 Bob Dylan Desire 554 Wilco Summerteeth 555 Guided by Voices Bee Thousand 556 Pet Shop Boys Behaviour 557 Steely Dan Can't Buy a Thrill 558 Meat Loaf Bat Out of Hell All y'all's g...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Nov 29, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

274. Beastie Boys – Licensed to Ill
Fight for Your Right
No Sleep Till Brooklyn

268. Johnny Cash – At Folsom Prison
At Folsom Prison
Greystone Chapel
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Nov 26, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

337. Coldplay – Parachutes
Trouble
Sparks
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Nov 25, 2020 12:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 Grammy Nominations
Replies: 26
Views: 516

Re: 2021 Grammy Nominations

Oh god Phoebe Bridgers totally deserves Best New Artist, though I doubt she'll get it.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Nov 22, 2020 7:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

436. Parquet Courts – Wide Awake!
Wide Awake
Before the Water Gets Too High
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

497. Vampire Weekend – Contra
Holiday
Cousins

482. Ray Charles – Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music
Hey, Good Lookin'
Bye Bye Love
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Nov 19, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 89
Views: 51300

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

Arsalan, I think you'd be a big fan of the new Bring Me the Horizon. Check out "Teardrops", but really I'd recommend the whole project. I think it's the best mainstream rock record of the year. I started listening to Amo and thought it was very good. Do you recommend any songs from the"Music to Lis...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Nov 17, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 89
Views: 51300

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

So any good rock song from 2020 for recommendation? Anything great(and rock) from the second half of this year? Arsalan, I think you'd be a big fan of the new Bring Me the Horizon. Check out "Teardrops", but really I'd recommend the whole project. I think it's the best mainstream rock record of the...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Nov 17, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 2020 Experience
Replies: 3
Views: 820

Re: The 2020 Experience

At least 2020's about to rap up.
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Nov 17, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1979 Poll
Replies: 60
Views: 4136

Re: Albums and Songs of 1979 Poll

Guess I'm the only one that absolutely loves clean air? Songs: 1 | Michael Jackson | Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough 2 | ABBA | Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! 3 | Michael Jackson | Rock With You 4 | Chic | Good Times 5 | ABBA | Angeleyes 6 | Lipps Inc. | Funkytown 7 | The Clash | London Calling 8 | Jaime Aff a...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Nov 16, 2020 11:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

574. Kanye West – 808’s & Heartbreaks Heartless Welcome to Heartbreak 572. M.I.A. – Arular Bingo Galang 570. Dead Kennedys – Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables Kill the Poor Holiday in Cambodia 563. Madonna – Madonna Borderline Holiday 558. Go-Go’s – Beauty and the Beat Our Lips Are Sealed We Got th...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Nov 14, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

592. Pet Shop Boys – Actually
What Have I Done to Deserve This?
It’s a Sin

586. Fever Ray – Fever Ray
If I Had a Heart
When I Grow Up
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Nov 14, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 Albums: AMF vs. Rolling Stone
Replies: 32
Views: 1963

Re: Top 100 Albums: AMF vs. Rolling Stone

How about one tournament for each region? (Europe, Aus/NZ, East Asia, Latin America, sub-Saharan Africa, etc.) That way no one will feel shrifted.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 Albums: AMF vs. Rolling Stone
Replies: 32
Views: 1963

Re: Top 100 Albums: AMF vs. Rolling Stone

And from my point of view, I find the three lists extremely similar (with RYM). When you see the percentage of albums in common in all three, and even more so if you look at a TOP500, it's very very very very American-Anglo centered! You don't realise how it's always the same albums or artists that...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Nov 13, 2020 2:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

I hope nobody did this already; here's a histogram of the top 1000 albums.
AMF Top 1000 Albums - By Year.png
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Nov 12, 2020 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

I'm trying to figure out what the uniqueness rating means; my, uh, massive crossover with so many people makes sense because I only started listening to albums after finding this site a decade back and there are few albums from before this last decade that I have listened to that are not in the top...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Some statistics on the statistics! First, the top 25 forumer-to-forumer proximities: 1. Bang Jan -- sonofsamiam / 0.245 2. profeta -- Bruno / 0.187 3. Renan -- Bruno / 0.169 4. Cold Butterfly -- BleuPanda / 0.152 5. LunarPiper -- FrankLotion / 0.148 6. vivian -- Bruno / 0.145 7. profeta -- Henry / 0...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Nov 11, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Okay, here are the proximities I came up with. I hope they're interesting or useful! First, here is my methodology: The purpose of this is to discover new albums based on your niche, so I decided that the albums at the top of the AMF list, being broadly enjoyable, weren't useful in determining this....
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Nov 11, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: All Time Television Poll, LIST THREAD
Replies: 12
Views: 1136

Re: All Time Television Poll, LIST THREAD

1. Revolutionary Girl Utena (1997) 2. Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005-2008) 3. Cowboy Bebop (1997-1998) 4. Spongebob Squarepants (1999-) 5. Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002-2005) 6. The Simpsons (1989-) 7. Battlestar Galactica (2003-2009) 8. Shokugeki no Souma (2015-2020) 9. Ahiru no S...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Nov 11, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

650. St. Vincent – Strange Mercy
Surgeon
Cruel

647. Coldplay – Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends
Viva La Vida
Yes
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Nov 10, 2020 5:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

674. Death Grip – The Money Store
I’ve Seen Footage
Hacker
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Nov 09, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

What do you guys think is a good idea for determining who has similar tastes (which I am calling "proximity")? Moonbeam (I think) tried doing a regression-type analysis I believe. I'm working on a simple approach based on common picks between two people's lists, which I will post at some point soon....
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Nov 09, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

693. Billie Eilish - When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Wish you were gay
All the good girls go to hell

690. Haim – Days Are Gone
If I Could Change Your Mind
Don't Save Me
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Nov 07, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

715. Randy Newman – Sail Away
Sail Away
Lonely at the Top
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Nov 04, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

757. Lorde – Pure Heroine
Ribs
Still Sane

752. Linkin Park – Hybrid Theory
Papercut
In the End
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Nov 03, 2020 7:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

Schüttelbirne must have ESP powers. Or a Death Note. His only major error was underestimating Ziggy at #6.

FINAL ROUND (#1-10):

Schüttelbirne: 12
Me: 28
Nick: 32
Henry: 34
Chris K.: 34

Good game!

And thanks to Holden for his hard work with the rollout.
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Nov 02, 2020 7:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

Wow, I barely edged ahead. For 11-50: Me: 2,675 Henry: 2,727 I'm going to include Nick and Chris K. in the final round, if y'all don't mind. Here's my ballot. 1 | OK Computer 2 | Abbey Road 3 | The Velvet Underground & Nico 4 | Revolver 5 | Pet Sounds 6 | The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the ...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Nov 02, 2020 6:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

I love the Born to Run review. It's good to recognize the negatives in the things you love.

I don't think I'll ever get sick of hearing the first twenty seconds of "When the Levee Breaks."
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

Nimrod:
Redundant
Prosthetic Head

Santana:
Evil Ways
Soul Sacrifice

Atrocity Exhibition:
Really Doe
Ain't it funny

Hadestown:
Why We Build the Wall
Wedding Song
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Nov 01, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

I don't think it's possible to write a better review of SoS than Moonbeam's.

Happy to see TPAB get a majority of votes.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Nov 01, 2020 6:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

Hi Henry, I took your predictions (and mine) for 51-100 and did a simple sum-of-squared-errors formula, lower is better: Me: 8,469 Henry: 9,027 The results are pretty close, given the high numbers overall. Here are my guesses for 11-50: 11 | Nevermind 12 | London Calling 13 | Kid A 14 | Highway 61 R...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Oct 31, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

846. Carly Rae Jepsen – E*MO*TION
Emotion
I Really Like You
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Oct 31, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 141299

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

I wanted to get some quick thoughts out since Ariana Grande just released a new album Positions (which would mean she released an album in each of the past three years, boom-boom-boom, just throwing out records like they're going out of style). Since I put thank u, next at the top of my list last ye...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Oct 31, 2020 2:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

I hope that The Bends would leave the top 50, but looking at the trends I don't think that's going to happen. My guess at 51-100: 51 | Beggars Banquet 52 | Grace 53 | Blood on the Tracks 54 | After the Gold Rush 55 | Kind of Blue 56 | Loveless 57 | Blue 58 | Rain Dogs 59 | Bringing It All Back Home ...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Oct 30, 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

All ages meet at Violator

Great countdown!
It's kinda poetic, since 1990 is kinda halfway in the popular music era.

My heart sank so hard seeing Archandroid and College Dropout fall.

Only two albums so far have a majority of votes (36): Lady Soul and Paranoid.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Oct 30, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

This week I'm going with the grain for these two jazz-pop classics.

863. Donald Fagen – The Nightfly
I.G.Y.
New Frontier

858. Norah Jones – Come Away With Me
Don’t Know Why
Come Away With Me
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Oct 30, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Wait until the end for the comparisons, y'all.

My generalizations for this poll is that R&B is taking a hit and 80s indie rock is surging.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Oct 30, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Holden Reviews Horror Movies
Replies: 27
Views: 3145

Re: Holden Reviews Horror Movies

Perfect time to be watching! *pumpkin emoji*
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Oct 29, 2020 6:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

None of our 2017 Top 100 are out yet, but that time is approaching. What will be the first one (or two or three) to drop out?

I'm going to say Odelay or Led Zep II.
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Oct 28, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

I think Murmur will make the top 100.

If The Woods is the lowest album left, it is doing very well in comparison to last time, and I am very happy about it.
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

948. The Knife – Shaking the Habitual
A Tooth for an Eye
Raging Lung

933. Angelo Badalamenti – Soundtrack from Twin Peaks
Audrey's Dance
Dance of the Dream Man
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Oct 27, 2020 6:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 141299

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

Some background: I haven't been the biggest fan of Gorillaz - my excuse is that they came up before my time, but maybe that's not an excuse given how popular they still are today. For the most part, the singles have always seemed like the highlights from their albums. The albums have been very deep ...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Oct 27, 2020 6:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

There are now 300 albums left to reveal. There are 295 albums from the 2017 poll's top 500 that have not appeared yet (unless I've miscounted somewhere), and it seems highly unlikely that any of them will miss the cut going forward. That leaves five albums that were not in the top 500 last time aro...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Oct 27, 2020 12:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

ITAOTS is for sure staying in.

I think Love Supreme also stays
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Oct 26, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

971. ABBA – The Album
Eagle (the ~5:50 album version by the way, not the four-minutes-and-change radio edit)
Move On

964. Kacey Musgraves – Same Trailer Different Park
Blowin' Smoke
Follow Your Arrow
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Oct 26, 2020 6:23 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Holden Reviews Horror Movies
Replies: 27
Views: 3145

Re: Holden Reviews Horror Movies

I would recommend Krampus (2015) directed by Michael Dougherty. I think this is my favorite horror movie.
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12690

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

Time to put money down on where Fiona Apple will place in the AMF Top 100 Artists, because her representation in the poll is insane.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 515
Views: 21423

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

979. Joni Mitchell – Ladies of the Canyon
Big Yellow Taxi
The Circle Game
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 33089

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Arrival fell out of the top 500? Booooo

I think there's a good chance I'd pick more Spanish language albums next time.