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by andyd1010
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6
Replies: 18
Views: 255

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6

Trouble Will Find Me
Depression Cherry
Deletion 3030
by andyd1010
Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?
Replies: 51
Views: 1090

Re: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?

Interesting that Brand New is No. 1 on this list. Did critics know about Jesse Lacey's transgressions back in 2006? I know that's what kept their last album off AM after great initial reviews. I've always liked their music, and Deja Entendu (127 on the list) is one of my favorite albums.
by andyd1010
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5
Replies: 20
Views: 350

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5

1. Elliott Smith - Figure 8
by andyd1010
Tue Aug 07, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.26
Replies: 17
Views: 419

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.26

Funny that it's been up as Fat Slow Disco, but it is indeed Fast Slow Disco. What a fantastic song. Big improvement over the original.
by andyd1010
Tue Aug 07, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 689

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Some of the most consistent albums ever, like Abbey Road, Purple Rain and OK Computer, and also some of our great favorites, like Automatic for the People and Illinois, have faced each other with their seven best tracks, and, after all, AndyD and his perfect lineup for Funeral deservedly win our cu...
by andyd1010
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27097

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

"Moon River" has received several votes credited to Henry Mancini, Audrey Hepburn, or Henry Mancini feat. Audrey Hepburn. I am aware that there are different versions of the song in the original movie, but I decided to combine all these votes in order to avoid confusion over which version...
by andyd1010
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 38
Views: 696

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

StevieFan13 wrote:
jade.palooka wrote:
StevieFan13 wrote:I believe that song's from '95.


but it peaked in spring 96. fuck fascist release dates

Fair point. After all, Shea Serrano did call it the best rap song of '96 for that reason.

Ok, bump the other ones up a spot then. Thanks.
by andyd1010
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 38
Views: 696

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Albums 1 | Fiona Apple | Tidal 2 | Weezer | Pinkerton 3 | Belle and Sebastian | If You're Feeling Sinister 4 | Tool | Ænima 5 | Beck | Odelay 6 | Sublime | Sublime Songs 1 | The Wallflowers | One Headlight 2 | Sublime | Santeria 3 | Fiona Apple | Criminal 4 | Blackstreet | No Diggity (featuring Dr....
by andyd1010
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 25
Views: 410

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 2

1 | Eddie Vedder | Hard Sun
4 | Killer Mike | Reagan
5 | Pulp | My Legendary Girlfriend
8 | Clipse | Wamp Wamp (What It Do)

2 | Jeff Buckley | Mojo Pin
3 | Hank Williams | Ramblin' Man
6 | Mount Kimbie feat. King Krule | Blue Train Lines
7 | The Time | Jungle Love
by andyd1010
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Rules, Schedule and Pools
Replies: 12
Views: 1180

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Rules, Schedule and Pools

Sorry if this is a stupid question. I joined this game very late and I’m surprised that the albums that the semifinalists all still had the most famous songs left to play with. I would have thought that some managers would use the most famous songs in the beginning of the game, to get past the grou...
by andyd1010
Tue Jul 31, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 689

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Here Comes the Sun
Rebellion (Lies)
by andyd1010
Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 20
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 20

Twin Shadow - Five Seconds
by andyd1010
Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 466

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1

I feel pretty neutral about everything in the first group.

Cheap Thrills is by far my favorite here.

6095 | Sia feat. Sean Paul | Cheap Thrills
6002 | The Move | Blackberry Way
6050 | Metallica | Creeping Death
6047 | Archers of Loaf | Web in Front
by andyd1010
Thu Jul 26, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1503

Re: Site update is here

While checking out the top 6001-6096 songs section, for the first time it was quite heavy for me to load the top 10,000 songs page (at work). Do many of you have this problem? I think it was the two long spotify lists that slowed down the process, which means that splitting the list into pieces, wi...
by andyd1010
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals
Replies: 20
Views: 340

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals

Funeral (Wake Up)
Abbey Road (Something)
by andyd1010
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals
Replies: 23
Views: 502

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down)
Abbey Road (Come Together)

All great songs. Like I said in another thread, Let Down got a big boost after seeing Radiohead live last week.
by andyd1010
Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 203
Views: 34093

Re: Concerts you have coming up

Just saw Radiohead at MSG. Great show, really true to the albums, and the setlist was a pretty expansive overview of their career. The best surprise to me was how good Let Down was. After that performance I would have moved it up a couple hundred spots on my list if the songs poll deadline hadn’t pa...
by andyd1010
Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll
Replies: 62
Views: 1767

Re: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll

Albums 1 | Oasis | (What's the Story) Morning Glory? 2 | Radiohead | The Bends 3 | Pulp | Different Class 4 | No Doubt | Tragic Kingdom 5 | Alanis Morissette | Jagged Little Pill 6 | The Smashing Pumpkins | Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness Songs 1 | Oasis | Don't Look Back in Anger 2 | Radioh...
by andyd1010
Wed Jul 11, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round of 16
Replies: 18
Views: 423

Re: AM World Cup - Round of 16

Funeral (Neighboorhood #3 (Power Out)) Parallel Lines (Hanging on the Telephone) The Idler Wheel... (Anything We Want) Abbey Road (Golden Slumbers / Carry That Weight / The End) Bridge Over Troubled Water (El Condor Pasa (If I Could)) The Queen Is Dead (The Queen Is Dead) OK Computer (Paranoid Andro...
by andyd1010
Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 558

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

1. Muse - Origin of Symmetry
2. Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful
by andyd1010
Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 3
Replies: 18
Views: 431

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 3

Automatic for the People (Drive) Parallel Lines (Pretty Baby) The Idler Wheel... (Werewolf) Draw Funeral (Neighborhood #2 (Laïka)) Dookie (When I Come Around) Abbey Road (Oh! Darling) Illinois (The Predatory Wasp of the Palisades Is Out to Get Us!) OK Computer (Airbag) Born to Run (She's the One) St...
by andyd1010
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1
Replies: 26
Views: 1593

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1

I'll rank the top half of the songs. Group C really is the Group of Death. Two of my top 4 albums are up against each other, and I'm voting against my own nominee for the first time ever. The Queen is Dead (Frankly, Mr Shankly) vs. 11. Parallel Lines (Picture This) 8. Elephant (There's No Home For Y...
by andyd1010
Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 4858

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

These were the songs I voted for in the all-time poll: Songs: 1 | Jeff Buckley | Hallelujah 2 | Weezer | Say It Ain't So 3 | Soundgarden | Black Hole Sun 4 | Weezer | Buddy Holly 5 | Oasis | Live Forever 6 | Stone Temple Pilots | Interstate Love Song 7 | Soundgarden | Fell on Black Days 8 | Radiohea...
by andyd1010
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Idea for game: Albums World Cup
Replies: 35
Views: 2942

Re: Idea for game: Albums World Cup

Mine will be Born to Run
by andyd1010
Sat Jun 09, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Idea for game: Albums World Cup
Replies: 35
Views: 2942

Re: Idea for game: Albums World Cup

I'll do Funeral and Abbey Road
by andyd1010
Sat Jun 02, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 5865

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Songs 8 | R.E.M. | Everybody Hurts 9 | Blind Melon | No Rain Everybody Hurts already qualified for the decade poll from the 1992 poll. So I will not count it here. No Rain was also 1992, but only received 40 points, so no chance on Wildcard count-back, so I suggest replacing it with a 1993 track. W...
by andyd1010
Fri Jun 01, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 5865

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Songs 1 | Nirvana | All Apologies 2 | Mazzy Star | Fade into You 3 | Israel Kamakawiwo'ole | Over the Rainbow 4 | Nirvana | Heart-Shaped Box 5 | Liz Phair | Fuck and Run 6 | Manic Street Preachers | From Despair to Where 7 | U2 | The Wanderer (featuring Johnny Cash) 8 | Sting | Fields of Gold 9 | T...
by andyd1010
Thu May 31, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM real life May meeting #2: Moonbeam, Petri & Henrik
Replies: 18
Views: 2158

Re: AM real life May meeting #2: Moonbeam, Petri & Henrik

I couldn't get up on stage like that after a hundred beers, so I tip my cap to you guys. Can't wait to see what the next AM meeting brings! :music-rockon: To be fair, I don't think any of us could get up on stage after a hundred beers. But this is great - cool to see you guys meeting up and having ...
by andyd1010
Tue May 22, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27097

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

243 | The Beatles | Golden Slumbers / Carry That Weight | 1969 584 | The Beatles | The End | 1969 It has been established that "Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight/The End" will be counted as a single entry (as is the case on AM), so you should combine these entries so you can slip somethin...
by andyd1010
Mon May 21, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27097

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Woo! Feels good to submit that. I've always listened more to songs than albums, so as exciting as it was last year to delve into a bunch of classic albums I had never heard, I looked forward to making this list the most when I joined the forum a couple years ago. You can treat #990 as "Abbey Ro...
by andyd1010
Mon May 21, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27097

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Rank | Artist | Song | Year 1 | Arcade Fire | Rebellion (Lies) | 2004 2 | Bruce Springsteen | Thunder Road | 1975 3 | Ben E. King | Stand by Me | 1961 4 | Arcade Fire | Wake Up | 2004 5 | The Rolling Stones | Gimme Shelter | 1969 6 | The Beatles | Hey Jude | 1968 7 | The Rolling Stones | Sympathy fo...
by andyd1010
Wed May 02, 2018 3:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 4008

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

If there's time for two more lists... Songs 1 | Radiohead | Creep 2 | 4 Non Blondes | What's Up? 3 | Dr. Dre | Nuthin' but a 'G' Thang (featuring Snoop Dogg) 4 | Stone Temple Pilots | Plush 5 | The Cure | Friday I'm in Love 6 | Pearl Jam | Yellow Ledbetter 7 | Rage Against the Machine | Wake Up 8 | ...
by andyd1010
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics
Replies: 11
Views: 798

Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics

I thought this quote was funny from Noel Gallagher in a recent interview with Lars Ulrich: "All my favorite songs of all-time, I couldn't give a s--t what the lyrics are. I couldn't give a flying f--k what any of them are singing about at all. It means nothing to me. They're just words that you...
by andyd1010
Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 167
Views: 9307

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

I refuse to rate an artist highly simply based on creativity if I don't enjoy the music. Obviously I don't do that either. I already mentioned Madonna, who is very influential and did her own thing, but I don't personally care about her music and didn't vote for her. Originality is also not just ab...
by andyd1010
Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 167
Views: 9307

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

As others have said, thank you very much, BleuPanda. You clearly put a lot of time and effort into this, and the rollouts were fantastic with many great choices of quotes and pictures... Not to mention how great of an idea these polls were in the first place, coming to fruition with all of your part...
by andyd1010
Wed Apr 04, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27097

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I just started making my list, and the first combination case that came up for me is Brain Damage / Eclipse. I see that Brain Damage is listed separately on AM while Eclipse is nowhere to be seen. I would much rather rank them together, since I think the whole is much better than the sum of its part...
by andyd1010
Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2
Replies: 25
Views: 1355

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2

I agree with Rob's thoughts on The Life Pursuit. Too bad it has faded a bit here. I heard it for the first time in the Albums of the 2000s poll and fell in love with it.

1. Johnny Cash - American III: Solitary Man
2. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit
by andyd1010
Fri Mar 30, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour
Replies: 4
Views: 432

Re: Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour

She’s great. Excited to give this a listen. Who’s the second one you like, BleuPanda?
by andyd1010
Fri Mar 30, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 3895

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Albums 1 | Nirvana | Nevermind 2 | Pearl Jam | Ten 3 | U2 | Achtung Baby 4 | Temple of the Dog | Temple of the Dog 5 | Red Hot Chili Peppers | Blood Sugar Sex Magik 6 | Metallica | Metallica 7 | A Tribe Called Quest | The Low End Theory Songs 1 | Nirvana | Smells Like Teen Spirit 2 | U2 | One 3 | R...
by andyd1010
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 48
Views: 2200

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

Red Ant wrote:2 ¦ The Eagles ¦ The Last Resort

Do I have to feel guilty about loving The Last Resort? I've never gotten why so many people hate the Eagles. That's a great song and I'm surprised it's not acclaimed, especially coming from an all-time album.
by andyd1010
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Finals (Neighborhood #1 vs. Sinnerman)
Replies: 27
Views: 1544

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Finals (Neighborhood #1 vs. Sinnerman)

Neighborhood #1! All-time top-25 for me.
by andyd1010
Mon Mar 26, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.1
Replies: 20
Views: 1118

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.1

1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things vs. Small Faces - Ogdens' Nut Gone Flake
2. Townes Van Zandt - The Late Great Townes Van Zandt vs. CHVRCHES - Every Open Eye
3. Pass
4. M. Ward - Hold Time vs. Yehuda Poliker - Efer Veavak
by andyd1010
Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 48
Views: 2200

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

Toxic also would have been fairly high on my list, but I didn't include it since it's so acclaimed.
by andyd1010
Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals
Replies: 21
Views: 1243

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

1. Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
vs.
2. The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

3. Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight
vs.
4. Nina Simone - Sinnerman


Sinnerman has grown on me a lot recently, but I still think it's longer than it needs to be.
by andyd1010
Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 48
Views: 2200

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

While my list has its fair share of (supposedly) terrible pop songs like all the other lists, mine also has a lot more intense songs that it seems this forum could never fathom finding pleasure in. But a lot of these were my favorite songs as a teenager. There are many more Thrice songs that I like ...
by andyd1010
Mon Mar 19, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 14725

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)

I just moved Fiona Apple up from No. 5 to No. 3. She was probably in the 30-40 range a month ago and has been rocketing up since then. I just finished getting through her discography, and her consistency is remarkable. She's a contender for No. 1 once I get more familiar with her work.
by andyd1010
Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 8
Replies: 22
Views: 1349

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 8

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)

The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight

Nina Simone - Sinnerman
by andyd1010
Fri Mar 16, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 14725

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 15)

1 | Aretha Franklin 2 | Lana Del Rey 3 | Fiona Apple 4 | Florence Welch (Florence + The Machine) 5 | Johanna and Klara Söderberg (First Aid Kit) 6 | Beyoncé 7 | Adele 8 | Lorde 9 | PJ Harvey 10 | Dusty Springfield 11 | St. Vincent 12 | Regine Chassagne and Sarah Neufeld (Arcade Fire) 13 | Stevie Nic...
by andyd1010
Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 14725

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 15)

If I could get an extension until tomorrow, that would be great. My list will give a boost to St. Vincent and recent acts in general, so at least you have that to look forward to. Thanks BleuPanda.
by andyd1010
Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Grand Final
Replies: 26
Views: 1602

Re: 9825/10000: Grand Final

9962 | Massive Attack | Angel 9837 | Bernard Herrmann | Vertigo Prelude and Rooftop 9991 | Bob Dylan | Queen Jane Approximately ... 9861 | Elton John | Levon :violence-duel: 9861 | Elton John | Levon 9991 | Bob Dylan | Queen Jane Approximately 9837 | Bernard Herrmann | Vertigo Prelude and Rooftop ....

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