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by Dexter
Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Guys, something came up at the homefront... I will be traveling from now until the weekend to some place where fast internet connection is non-existent. I will continue the countdown (Top 100) as soon as Monday. I hope for kind understanding.
by Dexter
Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

I won't pay, I won't pay ya, no way/Na-na, why don't you get a job [imgsize 475x192:1uczkw1b]http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_mbfoi05SGz1r8tfdto1_500.gif 105. The Offspring, "Why Don't You Get a Job?" (1999) Points: 65.45 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 74 Songfact: The s...
by Dexter
Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

My-my-my-my music makes me so hard makes me say oh my Lord [imgsize 475x192:16tyxfeb]http://media.giphy.com/media/i3NiQxRSYKZ7a/giphy.gif 110. MC Hammer, "U Can't Touch This" (1990) Points: 63.59 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 8 Songfact: Rick James' lawyers authorized the "Supe...
by Dexter
Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Oh, we need a Spotify playlist of this!! Error: The 146th song's real title is "Love is a rollercoaster", not "Like a rollercoaster". Nice criteria, Drexler. Keep on going! It's actually "Life Is a Rollercoaster" (Haven't heard this song before this poll) https://www.p...
by Dexter
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

And I can't believe I see/A hundred yellow ribbons round the ole oak tree [imgsize 475x192:3kv3470w]http://metvcdn.metv.com/36XIW-1477667396-6414-list_items-02.gif 115. Tony Orlando and Dawn, "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree" (1973) Points: 61.92 Billboard Hot 100 P...
by Dexter
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Gotta get in tune with Sailor Moon/Cause that cartoon has got the boom anime babes/That make me think the wrong thing [imgsize 475x192:1g85q9wv]http://i.imgur.com/hCf3iN1.gif 120. Barenaked Ladies, "One Week" (1998) Points: 60.05 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 1 Songfact: The last words ...
by Dexter
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

So rough Barbra Barbra Barbra Barbra Barbra [imgsize 475x192:3kxazsq7]http://33.media.tumblr.com/d05a5b1819d3f1a161747ec8f5affcd5/tumblr_mwhx4n7JkJ1qaah2vo3_r3_400.gif 125. Duck Sauce, "Barbra Streisand" (2010) Points: 57.96 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 89 Songfact: “I was in France wh...
by Dexter
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Are you more than hot for me/Or am I a page in your history book? [imgsize 475x192:392zm2uh]http://media.giphy.com/media/2OtV0h00Ubixi/giphy.gif 130. Paula Abdul, "Straight Up" (1988) Points: 54.37 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 1 Songfact: This was the breakout hit for Paula Abdul, who ...
by Dexter
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Tell me how to win your heart/For I haven't got a clue/But let me start by saying, "I love you" [imgsize 475x192:1jav3krf]http://www.lovethisgif.com/uploaded_images/88816-Lionel-Richie-Hello-Animated-Gif.gif 135. Lionel Richie, "Hello" (1983) Points: 53.44 Billboard ...
by Dexter
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Kiss me on my salty lips/I bet you feel a little crazy [imgsize 475x192:jgb6ys1v]http://i.ytimg.com/vi/IOkNMXbIX0Y/maxresdefault.jpg 140. Merill Bainbridge, "Mouth" (1994) Points: 51.45 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 4 Songfact: Bainbridge stated that "(Any sexuality on "Mouth&...
by Dexter
Sun Sep 16, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Hearts could cry when love won't stay forever/Hearts can be that way [imgsize 475x192:3dboic1f]http://i.ytimg.com/vi/7Kv3MEikays/hqdefault.jpg 145. Marty Balin, "Hearts" (1981) Points: 49.81 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 8 Songfact: Founder of Jefferson Airplane, Balin left the offs...
by Dexter
Sun Sep 16, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

And she's watching him with those eyes/And she's loving him with that body, I just know it [imgsize 475x192:7kpdq7a6]http://thumbs.gfycat.com/HoarseSoulfulAddax-max-1mb.gif 150. Rick Springfield, "Jessie's Girl" (1981) Points: 47.11 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 1 Songfact: ...
by Dexter
Sun Sep 16, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

My dad has a funny story about “Centerfold... I'm not familiar with Jewish traditions but your dad is funny (and cool) for doing that. Such a rock and roll thing to do. I'm surprised to see songs like "Obsession" and "Rhythm Is a Dancer" on here. Why would anyone feel guilty abo...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

I won't make it on my own/No one likes to be alone/She drives me crazy like no one else [imgsize 475x192:2vi0ki2z]http://thumbs.gfycat.com/EveryGorgeousAntelopegroundsquirrel-size_restricted.gif 155. Fine Young Cannibals, "She Drives Me Crazy" (1989) Points: 44.56 Billboard Ho...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

All this time, I can't believe I couldn't see [imgsize 475x192:2mn8hj9e]http://thumbs.gfycat.com/FelineEmbarrassedBluemorphobutterfly-size_restricted.gif 160. Evanescence feat. Paul McCoy, "Bring Me to Life" (2003) Points: 43.90 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 5 Songfact: Paul McC...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Alright, good to hear. I really like how this poll is going so far: the songfacts go a long way in making this stand out, even if it is a "smaller" poll. I really like the positive reactions to the songfacts, sorta did it to make the presentation more interesting. "I tried reading Bl...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Dexter, the all-time songs poll is very close to completion... like, it will probably be ready tomorrow. Is it okay with you if I begin rollout before you are finished with this? I’d hate to be the one to steal all your glory... Don't worry, Sweepstakes Ron. I'm very okay with it. I don't really se...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Marconi plays the mamba, listen to the radio [imgsize 475x192:1czkql1u]http://media.giphy.com/media/U0wg8stTmMslW/giphy.gif 165. Starship, "We Built This City" (1985) Points: 42.73 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 1 Songfact: Blender magazine's worst song of all time was written by Bernie ...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

All that she wants is another baby/She's gone tomorrow boy [imgsize 475x192:31eag2zc]http://i.makeagif.com/media/7-23-2015/dPELdw.gif 170. Ace of Base, "All That She Wants" (1993) Points: 40.22 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 2 Songfact: Bandmember Ulf Ekberg, said "We are able t...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

What a feeling/Bein's believin'/I can have it all, now I'm dancing for my life [imgsize 475x192:23w475zf]http://media0.giphy.com/media/klDqK2x28jk7m/giphy.gif 175. Irene Cara, "Flashdance...What a Feeling" (1983) Points: 38.82 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 1 Songfact: Said C...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 15, 2018 3:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Nice presentation so far! Where's number 181 though? The number itself isn't there, but it's Snap!, "Rhythm Is a Dancer" Everything looks great, Dexter! Really nice presentation, Dexter! Yes, just forgot to put the rank. Doing this on the fly when I have the free time so pointing out any ...
by Dexter
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

They want you, they want you, they want you as a new recruit/But, but, but, I'm afraid of water. [imgsize 475x192:1w260g53]http://thumbs.gfycat.com/AbsoluteOptimalBrownbutterfly-size_restricted.gif 180. Village People, "In the Navy" (1979) Points: 36.82 Billboard Hot 100 Peak:...
by Dexter
Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Circus life under the big top world/We all need the clowns to make us smile [imgsize 475x192:45s5g6w8]http://thumbs.gfycat.com/EnchantingPleasantAdamsstaghornedbeetle-small.gif 185. Journey, "Faithfully" (1983) Points: 36.12 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 12 Songfact: Used in Season 1 fi...
by Dexter
Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Nice presentation, Dexter! The songfacts are a great addition. Thanks Rob! I appreciate it. The songfacts were added to spice up the roll-out and the info can be readily had through the songfacts website. Who here has had the I Want You lyrics burned into their brain since 1997? Burned in my crysta...
by Dexter
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Annie, are you okay, you okay, you okay, Annie? [imgsize 475x192:yj0jrbk6]http://i.makeagif.com/media/9-23-2015/mjEVyY.gif 190. Alien Ant Farm, "Smooth Criminal" (2001) Points: 35.08 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 23 Songfact: There are 2 music videos for this song, one with a boy in a s...
by Dexter
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Ooga-chaka Ooga-Ooga! [imgsize 475x192:1zc3u0d7]http://i.imgur.com/1ezRfEK.gif 195. Blue Swede, "Hooked on a Feeling" (1974) Points: 32.32 Billboard Hot 100 Peak: 1 Songfact: In an alternate universe, Starlord owns this song. I'm alright/Don't nobody worry 'bout me [im...
by Dexter
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

Ev'rybody dance now! [imgsize 475x192:w5yym83y]http://i.pinimg.com/originals/bd/3c/cd/bd3ccdd74b96ab81fce57c7ee2d0bd86.gif 200. C+C Music Factory feat. Freedom Williams & Martha Wash, "Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)" (1990) Points: 29.87 Billboard Hot 1...
by Dexter
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 47
Views: 980

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

It's time for the results of Top 200 Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time by Acclaimed Music Forumers. Before I start the countdown, some things to note: a) I did not include songs with only one voter, a song must have two votes to qualify in the Top 200. I made this sudden decision after looking at th...
by Dexter
Wed Sep 12, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

159 | Neil Young with Barbra Streisand | You Don't Bring Me Flowers  Although I'd prefer to be wrong in this case, I think it's Neil Diamond. You're right! You and me both, might explain the slip-up. :D Your love of talk box is noted. SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED Thanks kingoftonga for the last eligi...
by Dexter
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

So I'll start working on the spreadsheet. In the meantime last minute submissions are still accepted.

24 HOURS LEFT TO SUBMIT
by Dexter
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

Here's my top 300 list (with only the top 100 deemed eligible) accumulated over the months: 1 | Bread | If 2 | Bette Midler | The Rose 3 | Engelbert Humperdinck | Release Me 4 | Skeeter Davis | The End of the World 5 | ABBA | Dancing Queen 6 | Gilbert O'Sullivan | Alone Again (Naturally) 7 | Bobby G...
by Dexter
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: September 17)
Replies: 6
Views: 661

Re: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: July 31)

I also lost track of this one :( ....can you wait till the weekend?
by Dexter
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

Thanks phil! With your addition, I think I could do a top 200 roll-out.
by Dexter
Mon Sep 10, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

Just a preface, I'm not actually embarrassed by any of these (except for maybe a couple). I just tried to choose songs that the pretentious music listener might scoff at. Fair enough, thank you for the list. I'll be posting my list as well before the end of the day and then wait for Honorio's list ...
by Dexter
Thu Sep 06, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

If you can wait until Monday I could send a list. I can wait since there's a list or two also coming up this weekend. Enjoy Budapest, the view by the Danube at night is very lovely. 35. Genesis - Invisible Touch My 5th grade choir teacher, what passed for one, had us sing pop hits of the general er...
by Dexter
Thu Sep 06, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

I'll definitely have it in by this weekend. Not likely before then though. Sure. This weekend then. This is an updated version of the entire list, in the wake of my top 1,000 songs submission. Noted. I will begin with a Top 10 but probably I'll get to post a Top 25 later. Still planning to submit a...
by Dexter
Tue Sep 04, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

woodymac wrote:I can probably put together a list

Cool! I will also wait for your list woodymac.
by Dexter
Sun Sep 02, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

14 lists submitted, the latest coming from acroamor. I'm expecting Safetycat's list and my own for a total of 16 lists but hopefully more will come. Would be nice to at least hit 20. Maybe because it is associated with the feeling of "guilt" that this poll has a low turnout? It's already b...
by Dexter
Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 43
Views: 1399

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Albums 1 | Radiohead | OK Computer 2 | The Prodigy | The Fat of the Land 3 | The Verve | Urban Hymns 4 | The Chemical Brothers | Dig Your Own Hole 5 | Björk | Homogenic 6 | Elliott Smith | Either/Or 7 | The Notorious B.I.G. | Life After Death 8 | Missy Elliott | Supa Dupa Fly 9 | Spiritualized | Lad...
by Dexter
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

When is the deadline for this? How much time do you want? As of now, there are only 13 lists submitted: 1. Jirin 2. StevieFan13 3. Live in Phoenix 4. andyd1010 5. panam 6. bonnielaurel 7. Red Ant 8. Honorio 9. luvulongTIM 10. Father2TheMan 11. Toni 12. jamieW 13. Dave C If anybody else still plans ...
by Dexter
Tue Aug 28, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 210
Views: 38036

Re: Concerts you have coming up

I was also in Mad Cool. This is what I could see... I was there too. It was my first festival and I was overall very pleased with it. The problems regarding the queues at the entrance on the first day, transportation back to the city center, and the lines for beer and water, are just minor when in ...
by Dexter
Thu Aug 23, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Your Memorable Movie/TV Music Moments
Replies: 5
Views: 586

Re: Your Memorable Movie/TV Music Moments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUvqE-4LhSU "Jaan Pehechan Ho," from the 1965 Bollywood production "Gumnaam," sung by Mohammed Rafi What a superb song choice to open a great cult film. It gives you a hint of what to expect going forward: something weird, kitschy, and after seein...
by Dexter
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Asian music recommendations
Replies: 10
Views: 665

Re: Asian music recommendations

:text-goodpost: I'll be visiting this thread from time to time. To add to the thread: Ofra Haza from Israel (considered an Asian country) with the song "Im nin'alu" at # 6080. Her album 'Shiri Teyman/Yemenite Songs (aka Fifty Gates of Wisdom)' is worth listening. As to unacclaimed Asian so...
by Dexter
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone: 50 Greatest Aretha Franklin Songs
Replies: 0
Views: 226

Rolling Stone: 50 Greatest Aretha Franklin Songs

https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-lists/the-50-greatest-aretha-franklin-songs-110647/ The 50 Greatest Aretha Franklin Songs Essential moments from pop music’s greatest voice By DAVID BROWNE & ELIAS LEIGHT & BRITTANY SPANOS & MOSI REEVES & RICHARD GEHR & MAURA JOHNSTON &...
by Dexter
Sat Aug 04, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 507
Views: 36758

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

If these are combined then I think by the same logic Julee Cruise's Falling would be combined with the Twin Peaks theme song (which I voted for separately). You're right. I don't mind that too (Angelo Badalamenti/Julee Cruise, "Theme from Twin Peaks/Falling") but then I didn't vote for ei...
by Dexter
Sat Aug 04, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 507
Views: 36758

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I voted for the simple and spare (therefore "uncommercial") Audrey Hepburn version but I'll be more than happy if it's decided that all versions of the song in the movie are combined, i.e., Henry Mancini/Audrey Hepburn, "Moon River," since it would mean a higher ranking for the s...
by Dexter
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: NPR - The 200 Greatest Songs by 21st Century Women+ (2018)
Replies: 14
Views: 736

Re: NPR - The 200 Greatest Songs by 21st Century Women+ (2018)

Here's the list, for posterity's sake: 200. Lori McKenna, "Humble & Kind" (2016) 199. Rapsody (ft. BJ The Chicago Kid), "Black & Ugly" (2017) 198. Demi Lovato, "Cool For The Summer" (2015) 197. Kaki King, "Playing With Pink Noise" (2004) 196. La Insupe...
by Dexter
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3065

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

1996 Albums 1 | Beck | Odelay 2 | Fugees | The Score 3 | 2Pac | All Eyez on Me 4 | Jay-Z | Reasonable Doubt 5 | DJ Shadow | Endtroducing... 6 | Belle and Sebastian | If You're Feeling Sinister 7 | Stereolab | Emperor Tomato Ketchup 8 | Weezer | Pinkerton 9 | OutKast | ATLiens 10 | Fiona Apple | Tida...
by Dexter
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

This is an interesting exercise in contrast. One man's guilty pleasure is another man's...ehh...what's the opposite of "guilty pleasure"?
by Dexter
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 5268

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

Sorry, I haven't kept up with this thread as I've been away from civilization for the past couple of weeks. I'll post my list in a week or two. I'm still up for a proper presentation of the results, maybe if there's a minimum 30 submissions? Anyway, in the meantime, we have the all time AMF songs re...

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