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by Henrik
Mon Aug 20, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 92 Led Zeppelin Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)
Replies: 3
Views: 30

Re: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 92 Led Zeppelin Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)

Maybe they feel that if AM can use lists from them, they can use lists from AM?

However I am mentioning them as a source...
by Henrik
Mon Aug 20, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 16
Views: 208

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 4

4 | Betty Hutton | It Had to Be You 6 | The War on Drugs | Pain 7 | LCD Soundsystem | American Dream 8 | Nine Inch Nails | Survivalism 1 | Bob Marley and The Wailers | Duppy Conqueror 2 | Pet Shop Boys | Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money) 3 | David Bowie | All the Young Dudes 5 | Natalia Lafou...
by Henrik
Mon Aug 20, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Asian music recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 135

Re: Asian music recommendations

Awesome topic! Asian music in my top 1000 songs list: Ananda Shankar - Dancing Drums Bappi Lahiri/Parvati Khan - Jimmy Jimmy Jimmy Aaja The Bombay Royale - Sote sote adhi raat The Bulgarian Voices & Huun-Huur-Tu - Legend Chaweewan Dumnern - Lam toey Chaweewan Frances Yip - Green Is the Mountain ...
by Henrik
Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 16
Views: 276

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 3

1 | Little Anthony and The Imperials | Hurt So Bad 4 | Steely Dan | Show Biz Kids 5 | The White Stripes | You're Pretty Good Lookin' (For a Girl) 7 | Magnetic Man | I Need Air 2 | Sonic Youth | Silver Rocket 3 | Spandau Ballet | Chant No. 1 (I Don't Need This Pressure On) 6 | Zebra Katz | Ima Read 8...
by Henrik
Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (work in progress)
Replies: 10
Views: 326

Re: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (work in progress)

Yes! This is awesome, Rob!!! :D Finally, a question . If a new update ever comes the playlist will have to be updated, but I probably don't want to start over again. I think there is an easy way with spreadsheets to contain the link to each song, but I'm not sure how it works. Who knows? You can exp...
by Henrik
Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 25
Views: 408

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 2

4 | Killer Mike | Reagan 5 | Pulp | My Legendary Girlfriend 7 | Eddie Vedder | Hard Sun 8 | Clipse feat. Slim Thug| Wamp Wamp (What It Do) 1 | Hank Williams | Ramblin' Man 2 | Jeff Buckley | Mojo Pin 3 | The Time | Jungle Love 6 | Mount Kimbie feat. King Krule | Blue Train Lines "Ramblin' Man&q...
by Henrik
Tue Aug 07, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 687

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Mulholland wrote:
Henrik wrote:I also got an idea for a new game (somewhere in time). How about a world cup style game with artists as teams and only allowing songs not on AM? Seems to me that there would be no clear favourite.


I have all the time in the world for this idea!

You or anyone is welcome to host the game. :D
by Henrik
Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 687

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Thanks Toni for a great game! I regret a lot that I didn't participate from the start.

I also got an idea for a new game (somewhere in time). How about a world cup style game with artists as teams and only allowing songs not on AM? Seems to me that there would be no clear favourite.
by Henrik
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: NPR - The 200 Greatest Songs by 21st Century Women+ (2018)
Replies: 14
Views: 368

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

Much like Sleater-Kinney, Aaliyah and Missy had made their mark before the turn of the century so they were likely ineligible. Some people may point to Beyoncé as having been around since the 90s with Destiny's Child but she really didn't make a name for herself as a solo artist until the early 00s...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 31, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 466

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1

No love for Charles Trenet from the fellow countrymen.
by Henrik
Tue Jul 31, 2018 12:16 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 group...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 687

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Here Comes the Sun
Chicago
by Henrik
Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

StevieFan13 wrote:Can we count madzong's list? It's well-thought-out, I think. Also it's only 98 songs, so it shouldn't take too long to add (if Gillingham's can get in with 100).

Sorry but...isn’t it countryspecific!?
by Henrik
Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 466

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1

What a catch up for Simple Minds.
by Henrik
Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: A list of lists from stefanocarraro
Replies: 21
Views: 2387

Re: A list of lists from stefanocarraro

Bump, for Kuviello maybe? Sadly, stefanocarraro has not been around for a while. I should make this wanted list complete with J-O some day... I looked up online for the italian lists, unfortunately I couldn't find anything. Rockstar and Velvet magazines have been shut down for a while and they don'...
by Henrik
Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ondarock's pietre miliari
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: Ondarock's pietre miliari

This is already on AM. I looked up but I couldn't find the topic, could you link it to me? Also, this list is always updating. I think you guys have some special rules for this kind of lists? There's no forum topic, I link directly to the list at http://www.ondarock.it/pietremiliari_lista.php (Howe...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: A list of lists from stefanocarraro
Replies: 21
Views: 2387

Re: A list of lists from stefanocarraro

I don't mean to push you Stefano, but I will make a list here of lists that I haven't been able to find on the web, but stand out to me as lists that would be great additions to AM. (Although in the end, some of the titles I have listed might not be eligible while others might be.) In any case, you...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ondarock's pietre miliari
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: Ondarock's pietre miliari

This is already on AM.
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rockit20
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: Rockit20

Thanks Kuviello! Not knowing so much about Italian Music I am curious that this list has absolutely no correlation with the songs on Acclaimed Music... Spiller - Groovejet (If This Ain't Love) Caparezza - Fuori dal tunnel Elisa - Luce (Tramonti a nord est) Baustelle - La guerra e finita The Tamperer...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1498

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, wit...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 466

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 1

1. Simple Minds | Someone Somewhere (In Summertime) 4. Beginner feat. Gzuz & Gentleman | Ahnma 5. Charles Trenet | La Folle complainte 8. The Hollywood Argyles | Alley-Oop 2. Metallica | Creeping Death 3. The Move | Blackberry Way 6. Sia feat. Sean Paul | Cheap Thrills 7. Archers of Loaf | Web i...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Sweepstakes Ron, I'm happy to help with the rollout formatting tricks I have learned over the years. If you want, you can let me know a rough idea of what you want included for each song, and I can make a template that you can follow (or not, if you like). Shouldn't take me too long to put together...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 46
Views: 2136

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

bonnielaurel wrote:25. Zara Larsson - Lush Life (2015)

Nothing to feel guilty about. What a voice.
by Henrik
Thu Jul 26, 2018 4:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

And thanks for the kind words, jamieW (and Henrik). :D I am glad that you understood from my general comment how much I love your list! :D I wanted to express my happiness when scrolling through your list, but at the same time it didn’t feel right to mention just your particular list when I have se...
by Henrik
Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 37
Views: 917

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

StevieFan13 wrote:
Henrik wrote:I just got an idea for a tv-series, where everyone of us go to a therapist, talking about our frustration in creating our music lists.

I'd watch it! Or maybe I wouldn't.

Do you think it would get any followers? :D
by Henrik
Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 37
Views: 917

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

I just got an idea for a tv-series, where everyone of us go to a therapist, talking about our frustration in creating our music lists.
by Henrik
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Elspeth Beidas - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists (Album and Song Lists) (2016)
Replies: 26
Views: 3132

Re: Elspeth Beidas - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists (Album and Song Lists) (2016)

sam.peeler wrote:Since genre lists are eligible, is it alright if I post the other two lists here?

Yes, absolutely. Thanks!
by Henrik
Tue Jul 24, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I love everything about this game.
by Henrik
Tue Jul 24, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals
Replies: 20
Views: 336

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals

Glory Box
John Wayne Gacy, Jr.

Four amazing songs. Possibly the best song from each album. Very impressive that these albums have come this far and still have their best songs to play with.
by Henrik
Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)
Replies: 13
Views: 270

Re: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)

Does anyone see a way to send them a personal message, without shaming them in front of all their readers (although that's perhaps what they deserve)? I just don't get it. They have even written a comment about each song, so why didn't they bother to rank the songs according to their own preference?...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)
Replies: 13
Views: 270

Re: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)

StevieFan13 wrote:
Henrik wrote:Well, this makes the list ineligible...

How come? I feel like it’s a coincidence. Maybe talk to the guy.

99 songs in a row is not a coincidence...
by Henrik
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)
Replies: 13
Views: 270

Re: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)

I don’t know if I should be flattered or upset, because this is the AM order all the way down to #114*!!!

* The exact order down to #99, then a few songs that have just swapped places. Maybe it’s the order before the last update, I haven’t checked.
by Henrik
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Le Mot et le Reste (collection)
Replies: 65
Views: 7443

Re: Le Mot et le Reste (collection)

lagire wrote:Added Steven Jezo-Vannier - Women Rock: Selected Discography (2014)
http://lemotetlereste.com/musiques/respect/

Should it not be "Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band" instead of "John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band" or another album that has more of Yoko?
by Henrik
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1498

Re: Site update is here

Congratulations for the update, Henrik, and thank you very much! Just one quick question: I thought the update included only the 2017 lists but checking changes on the order of the song of the 100 albums of Rank the Tracks I detected changes on 5 of the 100 albums. Maybe you said it in the forum be...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 26
Views: 782

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Hi Henrik, Great news! Thanks so much for your hard work and looking forward to getting tucked into this properly. Here's a few things that I've spotted quickly: 1. When using a Mac and/or PC, the scrolling on the front page is now quite annoying. There seem to be two scrolling zones (I don't know ...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 17, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1498

Re: Site update is here

Now, another thing. For MegaCritic I always post the A Taste of MegaCritic Spotify playlist with every update. I have been toying with making a list like that for the top 3000 albums on AM. Originally, I wanted to do it after the last update, but Henrik quickly announced an update with only 2017 en...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 17, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1498

Re: Site update is here

Is anyone interested in another 9825/10000 style tournament? I’m on holiday right now so I won’t be able to start it until next week but I want to see if people are still interested in this tournament. I’m in, I really like this concept. But perhaps the game would need some alterations? First of al...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 26
Views: 782

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

I am at my parents this week, so I can not fix anything until the weekend. But there seem the be fewer errors than usual. :whistle: :)
by Henrik
Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1498

Re: Site update is here

DadHasADD wrote:Thank you for the update! In the past, I remember there also being spreadsheets of the top songs & albums, showing past rankings, whether a song or album was new to the list etc. Are those still available anywhere on the site?

http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/history.htm
by Henrik
Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1498

Re: Site update is here

Just one more thing before I go to bed...thanks to everyone who has helped out in any way! :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Henrik
Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 26
Views: 782

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Blind Willie Johnson Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the Ground appears on Guido Michielone (Italy) - Jazz Forever: 1020 Tunes 1894-2015 (2015) under REVEREND WILLIE JOHNSON - DARK WAS THE NIGHT COLD WAS WE GROUND (1927) I did not have time to re-run the database after this correction, so it is still ...
by Henrik
Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 26
Views: 782

Errors in the 2018 update

As usual...
by Henrik
Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update is here
Replies: 37
Views: 1498

Site update is here

The site has been updated. I hope you will enjoy it and don't find too many errors. Now I will go to sleep...
by Henrik
Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Since we're discussing the presentation format (and if there will be a fans section) how about presenting all fans instead of the biggest fan(s) for songs with, say, 5 or less voters? If this requires more work then forget about it, but perhaps it is actually more work to find the biggest fans then ...
by Henrik
Sat Jul 14, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted: Spotify links for 2017 albums
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: Help wanted: Spotify links for 2017 albums

Thanks Bang Jan!!!
by Henrik
Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far
Replies: 14
Views: 814

Re: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far

I like your predictions! Care to take a stab at what you think the top ten albums of the 2010s will come out to be? I had a look at the 2010s list and realised that I don't have a clue of what the main challengers to the current top 10 are... Edit: Radiohead might be a good guess. Beyoncé and Adele...
by Henrik
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far
Replies: 14
Views: 814

Re: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far

This list is fun for estimating AM after the arrival of the end of decade lists. Will "Get Lucky" be able to maintain the top spot of the 2010s songs list? "Runaway", "Rolling in the Deep" and "Royals" look like the main challengers now. "Midnight City&q...
by Henrik
Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 253
Views: 25290

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

Thanks jamesnorman83, shakermaker, lagire and everyone else for your corrections! Thanks to you the info on AM is improving with each update! I would like to close this topic. If you are just about to post something then go ahead and post what you have, but please don't look for further errors unti...

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