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by prosecutorgodot
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll
Replies: 40
Views: 1368

Re: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll

Top-tier year for sure. Albums: 1 | ABBA | ABBA: The Album 2 | Television | Marquee Moon 3 | David Bowie | Low 4 | Kraftwerk | Trans Europa Express/Trans-Europe Express 5 | Various Artists | Saturday Night Fever 6 | Fleetwood Mac | Rumours 7 | Sex Pistols | Never Mind the Bollocks - Here's the Sex P...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Redemption
Replies: 23
Views: 262

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Redemption

Adele | Rolling in the Deep Arcade Fire | Reflektor David Bowie | Blackstar David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away Frank Ocean | Pyramids Grimes | REALiTi Kanye West | Power Kendrick Lamar | King Kunta The National | Bloodbuzz Ohio Robyn | Dancing On My Own Sia | Chandelier Vampire Weekend | Dia...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Sep 14, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.4
Replies: 18
Views: 350

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.4

Dang, frustrating matchups this week. 1. Jessie Ware | Spotlight 2. Lingua Ignota | O Ruthless Great Divine Director 3. Mac Miller | Good News 4. Les amazones d‘afrique ft. Kandy Guira | Sisters 5. Run the Jewels ft. Pharrell Williams & Zack de la Rocha | JU$T 6. Jessie Ware | Remember Where You Are...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Sep 11, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting
Replies: 15
Views: 582

Re: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting

I edited my list.
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Sep 10, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting
Replies: 15
Views: 582

Re: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting

1. The Incredibles 2. Finding Nemo 3. Toy Story 4. Wall-E 5. Inside Out 6. Ratatouille 7. Toy Story 2 8. Toy Story 4 9. Monsters, Inc. 10. Up 11. Toy Story 3 12. Cars 3 13. Cars 14. The Incredibles 2 15. A Bug's Life 16. Monsters University 17. The Good Dinosaur Thank you. Yes let's go for win/loss ...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Sep 08, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 182
Views: 46858

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

We got a fan of Chess in the house.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Sep 06, 2020 5:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?
Replies: 21
Views: 595

Re: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?

I started Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas audiobook. It's pretty good so far. I think I should try to move away from fiction, but haven't done so yet.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Sep 06, 2020 5:11 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results
Replies: 33
Views: 885

Re: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results

Thanks for running this whuntva.

I don't really get the love for Bambi, but alright.

That comment about "horror" in Pinocchio made me remember that that movie was pretty scary. The drawing style adds to it, too.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Sep 06, 2020 12:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.3
Replies: 20
Views: 760

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.3

1. Dua Lipa | Break My Heart 2. Drive-By Truckers | Thoughts and Prayers 3. Kaja Draksler Octet | Away! 4. Haru Nemuri | 愛よりたしかなものなんてない 5. Emilie Zoé & Christian Garcia-Gaucher | The Painter 6. Charli XCX | forever 7. Poppy | Don‘t Go Outside Huge thank you to whoever nominated this. The atmosphere ...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Sep 03, 2020 1:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Music Videos Poll (deadline end of Oct. 31 UTC)
Replies: 18
Views: 834

Re: Best Music Videos Poll (deadline end of Oct. 31 UTC)

Here's a few I like. I seldom watch music videos these days. 1 | Battles | My Machines 2 | Nickelback | Savin' Me 3 | Michael Jackson | Thriller 4 | Green Day | Walking Contradiction 5 | Linkin Park | What I've Done 6 | Childish Gambino | This Is America 7 | M.I.A. | Galang 8 | Radiohead | Just 9 | ...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 29, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Results: Top 150 Artists of the 2010's
Replies: 54
Views: 2024

Re: Results: Top 150 Artists of the 2010's

Slight correction: Ariana, not Ariane.

It's funny to me that I'm the biggest fan of CRJ, but I didn't vote for any of those songs.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 29, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.2
Replies: 21
Views: 977

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.2

1. Sufjan Stevens | My Rajneesh
2. Fiona Apple | Cosmonauts
3. Terrace Martin & Denzel Curry | Pig Feet
4. Yves Tumor | Kerosene!
5. Simmy ft. Sino Msolo | Ngihamba Nawe
6. Nadine Shah | Buckfast
7. Die Sterne | Hey Dealer
8. The Strokes | Ode to the Mets
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 29, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Results: Top 150 Artists of the 2010's
Replies: 54
Views: 2024

Re: Results: Top 150 Artists of the 2010's

- Green Day is the highest ranked artist on the list without either a song or album ranking in our poll. It was also the biggest surprise for me to see them at all. I lost track of them after the disappointing ¡Uno! and have not heard anybody say anything positive about their subsequent output, but...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 74
Views: 15551

Re: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread

1 | Thomas Mann | Der Zauberberg [The Magic Mountain] | 1924 That's an intriguing #1. What about it makes it your #1? That's a hard question to answer. I wrote something about the two highest entries on my list; I'm not completely satisfied, but here you have it: The Magic Mountain is a novel of ma...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Results: Top 150 Artists of the 2010's
Replies: 54
Views: 2024

Re: Results: Top 150 Artists of the 2010's

Billie Eilish did have the Don't Smile at Me EP in 2017, which is what initially sparked her popularity.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 29, 2020 1:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 74
Views: 15551

Re: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread

Schüttelbirne wrote:
Tue Aug 25, 2020 2:15 pm
1 | Thomas Mann | Der Zauberberg [The Magic Mountain] | 1924
That's an intriguing #1. What about it makes it your #1?
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Game Concept
Replies: 9
Views: 550

Re: New Game Concept

I would personally prefer that the set of songs is whittled down to something smaller, like only rock songs, or only songs with titles beginning with the letter R, or only songs recorded by a trio. That would make it more fun for me.
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Aug 25, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 1763

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.1

The first matchup was tough. And I was surprised that I voted against RTJ. 1. HAIM | The Steps 2. The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers 3. Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion | WAP 4. Charli XCX | detonate 5. Christine & The Queens ft. Caroline Polachek | La vita nuova 6. The 1975 | Jesus Christ 2005 God Bless A...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 22, 2020 6:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time
Replies: 72
Views: 68504

Re: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time

This is a fantastic site, ValenN. I am surprised at: 1) how many shows I've heard of, and 2) how much anime is on the list. Towards the bottom of the list, it's almost like every other show is anime. I always thought anime was a shunned thing, but I guess not...? Yes! ATLA at #91. I need to watch Bu...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums Acclaimed Based on Only a Few Songs
Replies: 23
Views: 2163

Re: Albums Acclaimed Based on Only a Few Songs

Remain in Light: I prefer The Great Curve over Once in a Lifetime.

What's Going On is my go-to example ( the three acclaimed songs are waaay better than the others), though I appreciate that the album flows smoothly from song to song.
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 128
Views: 17621

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS

Live view of me after seeing the #1: Booooooo

But overall I'm satisfied, great rollout acroamor.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 9476

Re: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll

Songs: 1 | ABBA | Dancing Queen 2 | Ramones | Blitzkrieg Bop 3 | Stevie Wonder | Sir Duke 4 | ABBA | Fernando 5 | ABBA | Knowing Me, Knowing You 6 | Stevie Wonder | Isn't She Lovely 7 | ABBA | When I Kissed the Teacher 8 | Bee Gees | You Should Be Dancing 9 | Stevie Wonder | Contusion 10 | Stevie Wo...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 144
Views: 20372

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

Is Kindred really going to make it?

For the query I posed, I'm going to say Kendrick, but the National could pull a surprise win.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Aug 02, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 128
Views: 17621

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS

A lot of great ones here, and other stuff I have a lot of respect for.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Aug 02, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 144
Views: 20372

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

Who will have highest placing #3 album? I think Angel Olsen, Lana Del Rey, Kendrick Lamar, St. Vincent, The National, Beach House and Mitski are the contenders.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 128
Views: 17621

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS

I'm surprised Two Hands placed higher than UFOF, especially since it was the opposite on our 2019 poll a few months ago.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 128
Views: 17621

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS

Jackson wrote:
Fri Jul 31, 2020 5:22 pm
There were also a few I'm shocked to see this low: what happened to UFOF and Honey??
I think it's simply that, just like the critics, we have a bias against 2017-2019, so new albums are just going to end up lower than if all the years were treated equal.
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 128
Views: 17621

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS

What a coincidence - the Vince Staples albums are right next to each other.
Good showing for R.A.P. Music!
FYI - "no tears left to cry" appears on Sweetener, Ariana's 2018 album. It's not on thank u, next.
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 146
Views: 80840

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

Don't worry, if you haven't heard folklore, you'll hear plenty of it at weddings for the next ten years ;)
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread
Replies: 63
Views: 17858

Re: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread

1. The Strokes - The New Abnormal 2. HAIM - Women In Music Part III 3. Dua Lipa - Future Nostalgia 4. Jessie Ware - What's You're Pleasure? 5. Rina Sawayama - Rina Sawayama 6. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever - Sideways To New Italy 7. The Aces - Under My Influence 8. U.S. Girls - Heavy Light 9. The...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread
Replies: 63
Views: 17858

Re: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread

8 | Neptunian Maximalism | Éons I really have no idea where to rank this. It's massive, in sound and length, and a weird mash-up of doom, drone, and avant-jazz. Sometimes it doesn't work, sometimes it goes on too long, but when it hits it REALLY hits, and many points for pure, unbridled ambition. J...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 24, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2020
Replies: 277
Views: 37018

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2020

Dang bonnielaurel, I either put the Kate Bush version of this song on my list or considered it. I think the instrumentation on this version is a bit too fluffy for me, and I like Kate Bush's quivering vocals better, but I can see how a Billie Holiday fan could enjoy this. 561. Lena Horne – The Man I...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 6
Replies: 28
Views: 5283

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 6

Heat 11: 78 | David Bowie | Lazarus (2015) 196 | James Blake | Limit to Your Love (2010) 1 | Robyn | Dancing On My Own (2010) 126 | Deerhunter | Desire Lines (2010) 148 | Jamie xx feat. Romy | Loud Places (2015) Heat 12: 80 | James Blake | Retrograde (2013) 176 | Vampire Weekend | Diane Young (2013)...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 59
Views: 26722

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

Rock song: try Boris - "Loveless" or really anything from their new album NO.

Prominent guitars on joji's "Run" as well
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jul 21, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 182
Views: 46858

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Welcome back profeta! 1 | Fleet Foxes | Helplessness Blues | 2011 2 | Joe Hisaishi | Princess Mononoke OST | 1997 3 | Neutral Milk Hotel | In the Aeroplane Over the Sea | 1998 4 | ABBA | Arrival | 1976 5 | Green Day | Dookie | 1994 6 | Linkin Park | A Thousand Suns | 2010 7 | Janelle Monáe | The Arc...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 17, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 144
Views: 20372

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

2017 doesn't have the towering highs of other years, but there is still plenty of good stuff, as we will see in the results... Holden, I matched on 60. Here's my other 40 (with shortened titles and typos). I used the 2017 albums poll as a big cheat sheet. *pretty much guaranteed alt-J | An Awesome W...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread
Replies: 63
Views: 17858

Re: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread

Albums 1 | Laura Marling | Song for Our Daughter 2 | HMLTD | West of Eden 3 | Haru Nemuri | Lovetheism EP 4 | Kiko Dinucci | Rastilho 5 | The Strokes | The New Abnormal 6 | Black Dresses | Peaceful as Hell 7 | Dua Lipa | Future Nostalgia 8 | Run the Jewels | RTJ4 9 | IDK & Friends | IDK & Friends 2 ...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jul 14, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 5
Replies: 25
Views: 3728

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 5

Heat 9: 8 | M83 | Midnight City (2011) 69 | Janelle Monáe | Make Me Feel (2018) 86 | Grimes | Genesis (2012) 113 | Jay-Z and Kanye West | Ni**as in Paris (2011) 81 | Adele | Someone Like You (2011) Heat 10: 181 | Pharrell Williams | Happy (2013) 105 | Kacey Musgraves | Slow Burn (2018) 71 | Jamie xx...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 27095

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Holy crap I was the only one that voted for MGMT - "Little Dark Age"?! What the heckkkk
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 27095

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Thanks for running the poll, and the cool stats at the end, Schüttelbirne! The #1: If there's a song that perfectly encapsulates the forum's taste, that's the one. What an upset! Man, as I was scrolling down i was so shocked to see not only did "Midnight City" not win, but that it wasn't even in the...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 12564

Re: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll

Albums: 1 | Pink Floyd | Wish You Were Here 2 | Patti Smith | Horses 3 | ABBA | ABBA 4 | Fleetwood Mac | Fleetwood Mac 5 | Bob Dylan | Blood on the Tracks Songs: 1 | Pink Floyd | Wish You Were Here 2 | Fleetwood Mac | Rhiannon 3 | Bruce Springsteen | Born to Run 4 | Lynn Ahrens | No More Kings 5 | P...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jul 12, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 27095

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

There still aren't songs that a majority of the 54 voters picked. The closest is Royals with 27.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 144
Views: 20372

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

not really a prediction, but:
my average score for #51-100 is 7.2
my average score for #1-50 is 7.8
so I am certainly not unhappy with our top 100.

if i had to guess the #1, it would be Midnight City or Runaway, same as our all-time poll.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 146
Views: 80840

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

2nd Quarter: 1 | Laura Marling - Song For Our Daughter Great songwriting, can't really complain about anything except it's not very forward-thinking, sonically speaking. If you like singer-songwriters, there is no reason to not check this out. 2 | Haru Nemuri - Lovetheism EP This is like the soundtr...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Jul 11, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 27095

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

I am surprised "thank u, next" placed higher than "no tears left to cry" I was also surprised. I'm really enamored by the production on "thank u, next" - it sounds really unique and like a world all to itself. I like the message of acceptance and moving on (as well as self-love) that is touched on ...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Personal Top 100 Video Game Project
Replies: 134
Views: 38361

Re: My Personal Top 100 Video Game Project

I need to try the Metroid games. Thanks for sharing BleuPanda.