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by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 278

Re: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)

JohnnyBGoode wrote:Not sure what happened to the previous no. 14

Jean Michel-Blais & CFCF - Cascades


Now outside top 20 but not sure where

https://twitter.com/seaninsound/status/ ... 0064798721

so can't revise top 100/101, but subject to more revisions anyway ...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 278

Re: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)

Not sure what happened to the previous no. 14

Jean Michel-Blais & CFCF - Cascades
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 278

Re: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)

2017 https://twitter.com/DrownedinSound/status/933668668201947136 ' “Our” albums of the year list was compiled by taking into consideration: High-scoring reviews Conversations + monthly polls on our forums Opinions of our editorial team Then human filtered by our editor (so it isn’t his list, it’s ...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 278

Re: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)

On reflection of the DiS forum discussion rather than the article there appears little difference to other years when (rightly or wrongly) deemed eligible 2014 http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4148558-drowned-in-sounds-50-favourite-albums-of-2014 which has link to methodology that year at least (s...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 278

Re: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)

Though he does say here Comment 98 (c10:40 23/11) https://community.drownedinsound.com/t/drowned-in-sounds-albums-of-the-year-2017-commentary-and-conjecture/20537/98 'Wolf Alice is also Dom Gourlay’s album of the year and Derek our featured editor loves it too. So this isn’t just my list or else Par...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 278

Re: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)

Seems like while he 'did consult' other contributors, does appear, as in some other years, strongly influenced (if not more) by Sean Adams the editor.
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

Looks like from the cover that Lorde may have best track too.
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:16 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

Thanks. They must have voted before got a chance to listen to Noel (or maybe they did). :whistle:
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

by JohnnyBGoode
Wed Nov 22, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

Was right about no.1 in DiS
by JohnnyBGoode
Wed Nov 22, 2017 10:12 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 278

EOY 2017 - Drowned In Sound (UK)

http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4151506-drowned-in-sounds-favourite-albums-of-2017 1) Wolf Alice - Visions of a Life 2) Kelly Lee Owens - Kelly Lee Owens 3) EMA - Exile in the Outer Ring 4) St. Vincent - MASSEDUCTION 5) Noveller - A Pink Sunset For No One 6) Austra - Future Politics 7) Feist - Pl...
by JohnnyBGoode
Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

charliepanayi wrote:I think Wolf Alice will be their No. 1


No. 2

I predict Stormzy for #1

#anythingbutNoel
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Nov 21, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

Thanks now updated. I agree on Wolf Alice. A contender for my AOTY. Last album was no. 2 that year. Probably last band I discovered through NME.
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

Yes think you may be right. DiS maybe too.
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

No.1 for Noel just in time for his release?
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Q Magazine (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 395

EOY 2017 - Q Magazine (UK)

Top 50 in magazine, not yet on website, top 10 listed here: https://www.list.co.uk/article/97566-kendrick-lamar-bags-q-magazines-best-album-title/ 1. Kendrick Lamar - 'Damn' 2. LCD Soundsystem - 'American Dream' 3. Wolf Alice - 'Visions Of A Life' 4. Lorde - 'Melodrama' 5. Gorillaz - 'Humanz' 6. St....
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 19
Views: 1033

EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

Top 10 countdown started (apologies to Liam fans, but not an encouraging start) https://twitter.com/NME/status/932881369868505089 10. Liam Gallagher ‘As You Were’ 9. Wiley ‘Godfather’ 8. Lana Del Rey ‘Lust For Life’ 7. SZA ‘Ctrl’ 6. J Hus 'Common Sense' 5. LCD Soundsystem 'American Dream' 4. Father ...
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:12 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Mojo Magazine (UK)
Replies: 10
Views: 700

Re: EOY 2017 - Mojo Magazine (UK)

BleuPanda wrote:
Eddie Snide wrote:03: Queens Of The Stone Age - Ruins



What is this? There's a QOTSA album named Villains, and a Grizzly Bear album named Painted Ruins that doesn't appear elsewhere in the list...


According to here it's QOTSA - Villains

http://www.albumoftheyear.org/list/797- ... s-of-2017/
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Nov 20, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 892

Re: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017

Probably not an album to make a joke about, but while I did find it Moooving no. 40 should be A CRow Looked at Me
by JohnnyBGoode
Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Drift Records (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 221

EOY 2017 - Drift Records (UK)

Info only, not eligible top100 https://driftrecords.com/blogs/deluxe/2017-records-of-the-year 1.Protomartyr - Relatives in Descent 2.Blanck Mass - World Eater 3.Kendrick Lamar - Damn 4.Thundercat - Drunk 5.Julie Byrne - Not Even Happiness 6.Bing & Ruth - No Home of the Mind 7.James Holden & ...
by JohnnyBGoode
Fri Nov 17, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Resident Music (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 244

EOY 2017 - Resident Music (UK)

Not eligible - info only Top 10 on their twitter page https://twitter.com/residentmusic/status/931470532226310144 1. Julie Byrne – Not Even Happiness 2. LCD Soundsystem – American Dream 3. Slowdive - Slowdive 4. Idles - Brutalisim 5. Jane Weaver – Modern Kosmology 6. Snapped Ankles – Come Play the ...
by JohnnyBGoode
Fri Nov 17, 2017 7:00 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 892

Re: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017

Again, not the original source but appears to agree.

http://www.albumoftheyear.org/list/795- ... -of-2017/2
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Piccadilly Records (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 214

EOY 2017 - Piccadilly Records (UK)

Again info only - NOT ELIGIBLE https://www.piccadillyrecords.com/counter/feature.php?feature=852 1 - KELLY LEE OWENS - KELLY LEE OWENS 2 - LCD SOUNDSYSTEM - AMERICAN DREAM 3 - SLOWDIVE - SLOWDIVE 4 - ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER - THE FRENCH PRESS 5 - TORNADO WALLACE - LONELY PLANET 6 - TENNIS - ...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 892

Re: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017

As for the Brand New comment: the album's initial reception and high Mega-Critic ranking aside, the band has never been a critics' darling, as its very minimal presence on Acclaimed Music (three bubbling-under songs) indicates, despite its extremely passionate fanbase. It's entirely possible that S...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:51 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rough Trade (US/UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 244

Re: EOY 2017 - Rough Trade

mowino wrote:Bjork at #3 :o :o

Btw, it's ineligible


As I said at the start.
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 892

Re: Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2017

From a quick look, neither this nor Rough Trade seem to have Brand New's 'Science Fiction' despite high ratings from reviews (#16 in MCCCh). Wonder if they've taken it out after the recent allegations. Was competing for my AOTY, now thinking of taking out completely myself.
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rough Trade (US/UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 244

EOY 2017 - Rough Trade (US/UK)

Now it's open I'll post here (not eligible - info only) https://www.roughtrade.com/gb/albums-of ... 017-top-20 1. Aldous Harding - Party 2. Ryan Adams - Prisoner 3. Björk - Utopia 4. Big Thief - Capacity 5. Colter Wall - Colter Wall 6. Cigarettes After Sex - Cigarettes After Sex 7. The Big Moon - Lo...
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 139

Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017

I'll post this here too. It's started (not eligible - info only) https://www.roughtrade.com/gb/albums-of-the-year-2017-top-20 1. Aldous Harding - Party 2. Ryan Adams - Prisoner 3. Björk - Utopia 4. Big Thief - Capacity 5. Colter Wall - Colter Wall 6. Cigarettes After Sex - Cigarettes After Sex 7. Th...
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 83

Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017

It's started (not eligible - info only, I'll re-post to EOY 2017 once opened) https://www.roughtrade.com/gb/albums-of-the-year-2017-top-20 1. Aldous Harding - Party 2. Ryan Adams - Prisoner 3. Björk - Utopia 4. Big Thief - Capacity 5. Colter Wall - Colter Wall 6. Cigarettes After Sex - Cigarettes Af...
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 109
Views: 1828

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

Thanks Henrik, looks good. It may just be me, but the spreadsheets don't seem to appear on the mobile version. I deliberately removed them there, as it is quite difficult to view the spreadsheets on a mobile phone. Do you want them back? No if it's deliberate that's fine. I only noticed because I w...
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 109
Views: 1828

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

Thanks Henrik, looks good. It may just be me, but the spreadsheets don't seem to appear on the mobile version. I deliberately removed them there, as it is quite difficult to view the spreadsheets on a mobile phone. Do you want them back? No if it's deliberate that's fine. I only noticed because I w...
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 109
Views: 1828

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

Thanks Henrik, looks good. It may just be me, but the spreadsheets don't seem to appear on the mobile version.
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.39
Replies: 14
Views: 429

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.39

Pinegrove - Intrepid
by JohnnyBGoode
Wed Nov 01, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2017 (19) October 31
Replies: 6
Views: 1701

Re: MCCh 2017 (19) October 31

Thanks Otis. Presume it should say LCD Soundsystem 4th, Lorde 5th.
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.39
Replies: 14
Views: 429

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.39

The_Claw wrote:Superorganism - Something For Your Mind


seconded
by JohnnyBGoode
Wed Oct 25, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 758
Views: 45430

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

Well, took me a bit of time but I tend to develop new skills when it can avoid working on an important upcoming work deadline. Only looked at the top 200 because I wasn’t sure my computer could handle much more, but no pair of albums from the top 200 haven’t appeared in any list. Actually, every si...
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Oct 10, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.36
Replies: 30
Views: 794

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.36

Sleigh Bells – “And Saints”
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2017
Replies: 87
Views: 7672

Re: Songs of 2017

1. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – French Press 2. The National – The System Only Dreams in Darkness 3. Arcade Fire – Everything Now 4. Amber Arcades – It Changes 5. Radiohead – Man Of War 6. Brand New – Can’t Get it Out 7. Melody’s Echo Chamber – Cross My Heart 8. Japanese Breakfast - Machinist 9...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 286
Views: 24530

Re: Albums of 2017

1. Brand New – Science Fiction 2. The National – Sleep Well Beast 3. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy 4. Japanese Breakfast – Soft Sounds From Another Planet 5. Laura Marling - Semper Femina 6. Sampha - Process 7. LCD Soundsystem – American Dream 8. Arcade Fire – Everything Now 9. Wolf Alice – Vision...
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Sep 18, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 286
Views: 24530

Re: Albums of 2017

Time for an update, order very provisional, still a lot of catch up, but these are currently the most likely to make my EOY top 50. 1. The National – Sleep Well Beast 2. Brand New – Science Fiction 3. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy 4. Japanese Breakfast – Soft Sounds From Another Planet 5. Laura Ma...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Jul 20, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll
Replies: 78
Views: 4556

Re: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll

Songs: 1. Jeff Buckley & Elizabeth Fraser - All Flowers In Time Bend Towards The Sun (#1 of all time) 2. Sigur Rós - Hoppípolla 3. Sufjan Stevens - Chicago 4. CSS - Let's Make Love and Listen to Death from Above 5. The National - Abel 6. Sufjan Stevens - John Wayne Gacy, Jr. 7. Arctic Monkeys - ...
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Jun 29, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.24
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.24

Radiohead - Man of War
by JohnnyBGoode
Mon Jun 26, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.23
Replies: 13
Views: 863

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.23

Radiohead - Lift, and is it possible for the best song of 2017 to have actually been made 20 years earlier? Blows my mind that they threw this and 'I Promise' to the side for not being good enough I don't know if they didn't like it - they just thought it was too commercial cuz they're Radiohead an...
by JohnnyBGoode
Tue Jun 20, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 286
Views: 24530

Re: Albums of 2017

Update, I don't give albums scores as to me that feels a bit arbitrary & there is often some movement on subsequent listens, but a rough rule of thumb to get on this list they have to be c7/10. 1. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy 2. Laura Marling - Semper Femina 3. The xx - I See You 4. Grandaddy...
by JohnnyBGoode
Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22
Replies: 21
Views: 1304

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22

Smithers-Jones wrote:Alvvays - In Undertow


I already nominated so that's them seconded
by JohnnyBGoode
Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22
Replies: 21
Views: 1304

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22

Jamoo721 wrote:Arcade Fire - Creature Comfort


Fourthed
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22
Replies: 21
Views: 1304

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22

Chambord wrote:Waxahatchee - Never Been Wrong


Seconded
by JohnnyBGoode
Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22
Replies: 21
Views: 1304

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.22

Wolf Alice - Yum Foo
The Mountain Goats - Rain in Soho
Alvvays - In Undertow

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