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by andyd1010
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 210
Views: 6437

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Oh, I've also listened to these

JJ Cale - Magnolia: 5.5
Elton John - Your Sister Can't Twist (But She Can Rock & Roll): 4

My least favorite song on a fantastic album

Queen - Good Company: 3
by andyd1010
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 210
Views: 6437

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

I've restarted my quest to listen to all 10,000 ranked songs (500 to go), so I'll try to catch up on this later. But I'll rate the ones I've heard. Dusty Springfield - Goin' Back: 7.5 Blurry - Puddle of Mudd: 7 When I was a teenager, I made a playlist of my favorite minute-long clips from songs, and...
by andyd1010
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Anyone want to see Unacclaimed V soon?
Replies: 9
Views: 397

Re: Anyone want to see Unacclaimed V soon?

I'm down for 96 or 128.
by andyd1010
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

What would everyone think of a poll dedicated to the 96 highest ranked songs on AM that failed to make the top 2950 of the poll? ... I'm thinking of calling the tournament Underappreciated Songs but if anyone has a better name they are more than welcome to suggest it. I like this idea. It would be ...
by andyd1010
Thu Jan 03, 2019 12:02 am
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

Henrik wrote:
andyd1010 wrote:Lucy Dacus - Night Shift is eligible? I voted for it last year.

Same question and scenario for me about Sufjan Stevens’ ”Mystery of Love”, which is Gillingham’s number 1.

Ditto for Taylor Swift - Delicate
by andyd1010
Wed Jan 02, 2019 7:30 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

Lucy Dacus - Night Shift is eligible? I voted for it last year.
by andyd1010
Wed Jan 02, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 53
Views: 8436

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!

Father John Misty - God's Favorite Customer Technically eligible, but if it ends up doing well in the rankings next month you can scrap it. Would be my #1 if we voted for our poll today It's #25 now. How do you feel about that placement? (Tirzah's is higher by the way). Seems high to me, so I'm fin...
by andyd1010
Tue Jan 01, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your top rotation songs this year
Replies: 18
Views: 2454

Re: Your top rotation songs this year

My top 100 (104 with ties, like Moonbeam) most played songs of 2018 1 | First Aid Kit | Fireworks | 2018 | 63 2 | St. Vincent | Fast Slow Disco | 2018 | 60 3 | Father John Misty | Please Don't Die | 2018 | 56 4 | Blur | Out of Time | 2003 | 51 4 | Fiona Apple | Never Is a Promise | 1996 | 51 4 | Lau...
by andyd1010
Tue Jan 01, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 18
Views: 1613

Re: Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!
by andyd1010
Tue Jan 01, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2019 Music Resolutions
Replies: 10
Views: 1563

Re: 2019 Music Resolutions

I'm going to finally get through listening to all 10,000 ranked songs. And then maybe actually get back to playing and writing music.
by andyd1010
Sun Dec 30, 2018 2:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 70
Views: 20736

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Loreena McKennitt's song is The Mummers' Dance

not Mummer's
by andyd1010
Sun Dec 30, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?
Replies: 12
Views: 2338

Re: Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?

I posted my favourite bridges 4 years ago (on the Rank the Tracks thread for "London Calling," see http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=2172#p32725). That was my list (in chronological order): 1. The Everly Brothers - So Sad (Is it any wonder that I feel so blue…)...
by andyd1010
Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?
Replies: 12
Views: 2338

Re: Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?

Some good choices above. I love the Weezer formula too.

My choice for best bridge this year is King Princess - 1950.
by andyd1010
Mon Dec 17, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 60
Views: 13286

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Still amazed at thank u, next. The divergence with No Tears Left to Cry over the last few updates has been really surprising. It's hard to think of a song that has benefited more from timing, with Thank U, Next being released right at the beginning of EOY list rollout, going immediately to #1 in th...
by andyd1010
Mon Dec 17, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2018!
Replies: 36
Views: 4334

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2018!

1. Thrice
2. Muse
3. Weezer
4. blink-182
5. Vampire Weekend
6. Fiona Apple
7. Lana Del Rey
8. Father John Misty
9. Florence + the Machine
10. Laura Marling

Backstage:
1. Rick Hall
by andyd1010
Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ranking Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees
Replies: 24
Views: 5665

Re: Ranking Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees

1987 | 194-209 | Miles Davis | 0 1987 | 194-209 | Parliament-Funkadelic | 0 1987 | 194-209 | Frank Zappa | 0 andyd1010, I really hope you'll manage to enjoy jazz and "groove-driven" music such as funk in the future. Miles Davis, Zappa and Parliament/Funkadelic are among the greatest artis...
by andyd1010
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Beach Boys Songs - RESULTS!
Replies: 184
Views: 10429

Re: Best Beach Boys Songs

1 | God Only Knows 2 | Good Vibrations 3 | Wouldn't It Be Nice 4 | Don't Worry Baby 5 | Help Me Rhonda 6 | Sloop John B 7 | California Girls 8 | Caroline, No 9 | Surfer Girl 10 | Kokomo 11 | Surfin' U.S.A. 12 | I Get Around 13 | You Still Believe in Me 14 | Barbara Ann 15 | Fun, Fun, Fun 16 | In My ...
by andyd1010
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 70
Views: 20736

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Bad Religion - 21st Century Digital Boy came out in 1990, not 1991. I believe it is also stylized 21st Century (Digital Boy).
by andyd1010
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?
Replies: 12
Views: 2338

Favorite bridges! Who else loves a great bridge?

When I posted my 10 favorite songs that didn't make the top 3000, I noticed a common theme: almost all of them have at least a climactic finish or a great bridge. Some have both, with Grizzly Bear - While You Wait for the Others being the best example. It got me to thinking of what my favorite bridg...
by andyd1010
Fri Dec 07, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22606

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Thank you! 2nd time in a row I’ve won one of these, so I guess I know your patterns pretty well. But as I said in the other thread, there are still plenty of results that surprise me... That gave me another idea for a thread, so I’ll post about that soon.
by andyd1010
Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

My top 10 songs that didn't make the list at all: 1. Daughter - Youth 2. Charles Mingus - Track C: Group Dancers 3. Pigbag - Papa's Got a Brand New Pigbag 4. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan - Mustt Mustt 5. The Horrors - Sea Within a Sea 6. The xx - On Hold 7. The Knife - Full of Fire 8. James Blake - Limit ...
by andyd1010
Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

Awesome work, Sweepstakes Ron! That was a hell of an undertaking, with some great results.
Elder wrote:out (Top 1000 2015)
463 Arcade Fire - Afterlife

Ouch, so this one lost a No. 1 and a No. 2 vote, and then I ended up being the top voter at 236.
by andyd1010
Wed Dec 05, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

I figured Sinnerman would do really well. I'm more surprised that Teen Age Riot finished ahead of Imagine.
by andyd1010
Mon Dec 03, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 70
Views: 20736

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

The first "u" is missing in Memphis Minnie - Me and My Chauffeur Blues
by andyd1010
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 70
Views: 20736

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Conjunto Bernal - Mi unica camino should be Conjunto Bernal - Mi unico camino
by andyd1010
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

I demand one between Rebellion (Lies), Funeral's weakest song, and Wake Up, Funeral's best (in my totally unbiased opinion) ! True fact : whenever Rebellions (Lies) beats Wake Up in a poll, a kitten gets cancer. I used to think Rebellion (Lies) was the best, but now I totally agree with you. Though...
by andyd1010
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 53
Views: 8436

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!

Father John Misty - God's Favorite Customer

Technically eligible, but if it ends up doing well in the rankings next month you can scrap it. Would be my #1 if we voted for our poll today
by andyd1010
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 33
Replies: 8
Views: 2909

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 33

Since Angel Olsen just got kicked out...

Angel Olsen - Free
by andyd1010
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.38
Replies: 12
Views: 3311

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.38

DaveC wrote:Natalia Lafourcade - Que la Vida Vale

Seconded!
by andyd1010
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

Listyguy wrote:
Romain wrote:
Sweepstakes Ron wrote:Yes, a few!

Let me guess : some Queen and Jackson songs.

I'm going to guess some of the songs from the 50s. They always underperform their AM ranks in these polls.

Pretty sure that's the opposite of what he's asking... but that is true.
by andyd1010
Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs you would add to your top 1000 songs list if you made it today
Replies: 17
Views: 5397

Re: Songs you would add to your top 1000 songs list if you made it today

A bunch. There Is a Light That Never Goes Out finally clicked with me, and I got really into Laura Marling. The Smiths | There Is a Light That Never Goes Out Father John Misty | Please Don't Die St. Vincent | Fast Slow Disco The Smiths | Panic Nine Inch Nails | Closer Marvin Gaye | Sexual Healing Ra...
by andyd1010
Thu Nov 22, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 23945

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

Here's a rough top 15, before looking at any critics lists. 1 | Father John Misty | Please Don't Die 2 | First Aid Kit | Fireworks 3 | St. Vincent | Fast Slow Disco 4 | Janelle Monáe | Americans 5 | U.S. Girls | Pearly Gates 6 | Car Seat Headrest | Bodys 7 | Childish Gambino | This Is America 8 | J...
by andyd1010
Wed Nov 21, 2018 12:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 73
Views: 23945

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

Here's a rough top 15, before looking at any critics lists. 1 | Father John Misty | Please Don't Die 2 | First Aid Kit | Fireworks 3 | St. Vincent | Fast Slow Disco 4 | Janelle Monáe | Americans 5 | U.S. Girls | Pearly Gates 6 | Car Seat Headrest | Bodys 7 | Childish Gambino | This Is America 8 | Ja...
by andyd1010
Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.37
Replies: 12
Views: 3206

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.37

Father John Misty - Please Don't Die
by andyd1010
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000
Replies: 7
Views: 3406

Re: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000

Had some things pop up where I couldn't really listen to music and keep track, but I'm down to the final 100! Which means I'm in the middle of the 1920s, and I have no idea how I'm going to remember which is which when all these songs are "Something Blues." Hmm... Impressive. I had the sa...
by andyd1010
Tue Nov 06, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 11106

Re: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll

Songs 1 | Pearl Jam | Last Kiss 2 | Blink-182 | All the Small Things 3 | Red Hot Chili Peppers | Scar Tissue 4 | Red Hot Chili Peppers | Otherside 5 | Fiona Apple | Paper Bag 6 | Fiona Apple | I Know 7 | Eminem | My Name Is 8 | Aimee Mann | Save Me 9 | Santana | Smooth (featuring Rob Thomas) 10 | B...
by andyd1010
Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Thoughts on My Greatest Songs Project?
Replies: 18
Views: 5604

Combined rankings of songs from AM and AMF (and a few others)

As we eagerly await the top 500 in the AMF poll, which has been excellent so far, here is an update on my biggest music project. I included the AM main page top 6,000, 63 individual AMF-user top-100 lists, the results of all the major AMF polls, dozens of critics lists and some others I found by kno...
by andyd1010
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Coal - Stay
Replies: 3
Views: 3259

Re: Coal - Stay

As we go through the all-time song poll results, I've now listened to almost everyone's top 100. This song appeared in the top 100 for both Henrik and acroamor, and it was my favorite new discovery. I hope she gets some recognition for it at some point too. Henrik, your list changed so much since th...
by andyd1010
Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22606

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

StevieFan13 wrote:I believe Digital Witness has already shown up, unless I'm incorrect.

It was just outside the top 1,000.

I still expect This Will Be Our Year to show up as well.
by andyd1010
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 13046

Re: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

Songs 1 | Elliott Smith | Waltz #2 2 | Fastball | The Way 3 | Semisonic | Closing Time 4 | Dispatch | The General 5 | Goo Goo Dolls | Iris 6 | Jurassic 5 | Concrete Schoolyard 7 | Pearl Jam | Given to Fly 8 | Billy Bragg and Wilco | California Stars 9 | Lauryn Hill | To Zion (featuring Carlos Santa...
by andyd1010
Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 2
Replies: 17
Views: 3785

Re: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 2

1 | The Jarmels | A Little Bit of Soap 3 | The Rolling Stones | Torn and Frayed 6 | Peter Gabriel | Red Rain 7 | Killer Mike | Reagan 8 | The Chills | Heavenly Pop Hit 2 | Tame Impala | Solitude Is Bliss 4 | Bob Dylan | Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts 5 | Steely Dan | Show Biz Kids 9 | Ofra Ha...
by andyd1010
Fri Oct 12, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

[1900] Alabama Shakes | Hold On (tied with andyd1010 on that one) [1049] The Killers | All These Things That I've Done (above andyd1010 by a single space - we have similar taste in soul-affirming rock music I guess) I guess we do! Just checked out your list, and I really like a lot of your unique p...
by andyd1010
Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Replies: 68
Views: 12333

Re: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

I love Radiohead, really like The Zombies - mostly for Odessey and Oracle - and Rage Against the Machine. I guess if I had to choose two others it would be The Cure and Todd Rundgren, but I feel pretty indifferent about the rest.
by andyd1010
Mon Oct 01, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102245

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

So how about I play the harp and you play that piano, pull the curtains shut and nest like little sparrows [1272] Lady Lamb | Bird Balloons [219.52 pts / 3 votes] AM rank: unranked Fans: acroamor (4), Rob (6) Gonna guess this will be the highest ranked song with only three voters, and a big thank y...
by andyd1010
Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3
Replies: 21
Views: 2595

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3

The National - Trouble Will Find Me
Beach House - Depression Cherry
Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
by andyd1010
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.1
Replies: 26
Views: 3268

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.1

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. M. Ward - Hold Time
by andyd1010
Wed Sep 05, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 17
Views: 2641

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 7

3 | The Rolling Stones | Torn and Frayed 5 | Bob Dylan | Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window? 6 | Denise LaSalle | Trapped By a Thing Called Love 8 | Jam & Spoon | Stella 1 | The Jarmels | A Little Bit of Soap 2 | Papa Roach | Last Resort 4 | Ash | Burn Baby Burn 7 | Queen | Who Wants to Live F...
by andyd1010
Wed Sep 05, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 17
Views: 2335

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 6

Damn just missed it. For what it's worth:

6062 | The Shins | So Says I
6083 | UFO | Doctor Doctor
6014 | Franz Ferdinand | Michael
6035 | The Fall | The Classical

6090 | Foo Fighters | Walk
6055 | Death Cab for Cutie | Transatlanticism
6007 | Chris Isaak | Blue Hotel
6042 | George Michael | Fastlove
by andyd1010
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.8
Replies: 15
Views: 1949

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.8

Florence + The Machine | How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful Ennio Morricone is great, and I know he's especially popular here, so I'm not surprised he's taking that matchup in a landslide. But I am still a little surprised that everyone who ranked 1-8 put Florence 7th or 8th. I'm curious why people di...
by andyd1010
Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7
Replies: 24
Views: 3101

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7

I've only heard the first two, and I think that's all I'll get to this week.

1. The Black Keys - Brothers

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