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by Henrik
Mon Jan 22, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8471

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Remember that once all the lists are filled in, Henrik will add additional formulas to make the list more accurate to how it will be in the next AM update. Do you plan to post a ”final” update before the end of February? I’ll be back from a trip to Kenya on March 1st and it would be great if I coul...
by Henrik
Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8471

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Remember that once all the lists are filled in, Henrik will add additional formulas to make the list more accurate to how it will be in the next AM update. Do you plan to post a ”final” update before the end of February? I’ll be back from a trip to Kenya on March 1st and it would be great if I coul...
by Henrik
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 8
Replies: 12
Views: 257

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 8

Ranking songs has rarely been easier... 9991 | Bob Dylan | Queen Jane Approximately 9834 | Darlene Love | A Fine Fine Boy 9903 | Mos Def | Body Rock 9922 | Ray Stevens | The Streak 9860 | Snowy White | Bird of Paradise 9948 | The Chemical Brothers | Loops of Fury 9965 | Alternative TV | Love Lies Li...
by Henrik
Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 27
Views: 619

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7

StevieFan13 wrote:
Henrik wrote:Queen - Don't Stop Me Now
vs.
Kristin Hersh - Your Ghost


Now how, I say, how did I guess your votes were gonna go that way?

Not sure I follow you. I have nothing against "Don't Stop Me Now", but "Your Ghost" was my nomination.
by Henrik
Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 27
Views: 619

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7

Not happy with how the songs were grouped this week... Barrington Levy - Here I Come vs. The Vaccines - Post Break-Up Sex Ouch X-Ray Spex - Germ Free Adolescents vs. Stone Temple Pilots - Vasoline pass Nina Simone - Sinnerman vs. Damien Rice - The Blower's Daughter OUCH, OUCH, OUCH! This would be a ...
by Henrik
Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: Ideal Point Distribution for Lists of Different Lengths
Replies: 8
Views: 323

Re: Ideal Point Distribution for Lists of Different Lengths

This seems like a really overly complicated methodology. I imagine that a lot of people who use the spreadsheet don't quite follow how it even all works. Couldn't the maths just be something a little simpler? The absolute simplest that I could think of would be, for example, that if an album or son...
by Henrik
Sun Jan 14, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4021

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

Sorry for making changes, but this was absolutely necessary. I have added The Internet's "Girl" at number 9 and moved everything after that down one spot. And I have listened to an absolutely stunning album today! BleuPanda, have you added my (or anyone’s) lists to your spreadsheet yet? I...
by Henrik
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4021

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

Henrik wrote:Sorry for making changes, but this was absolutely necessary.

I have added The Internet's "Girl" at number 9 and moved everything after that down one spot.

And I have listened to an absolutely stunning album today! BleuPanda, have you added my (or anyone’s) lists to your spreadsheet yet?
by Henrik
Sat Jan 13, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums & Songs
Replies: 20
Views: 2385

Re: Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums & Songs

Thanks, but if I’m going to add these editions I would need to have all the additions and removals from the 10,001 songs as well.
by Henrik
Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: Ideal Point Distribution for Lists of Different Lengths
Replies: 8
Views: 323

Re: Ideal Point Distribution for Lists of Different Lengths

This is going to be a bit complicated. If it's hard to follow, go directly to the last paragraph. :whistle: :D Here's how the scoring works in Sweepstakes Ron's eoy songs spreadsheet: Let's take American Songwriter and HUMBLE. as an example. A small part of the algorithm in the hidden cell L6 is LN(...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Where is the Excel file of the list of the 10000 songs of all time ?
Replies: 12
Views: 285

Re: Where is the Excel file of the list of the 10000 songs of all time ?

In addition to the Top Albums of All Time (Acclaimed Music Ranking Since 2008) and Top Songs of All Time (Acclaimed Music Ranking Since 2008) links, I was sure that I had put the excel files on the history page as well. I couldn't understand why so many had problems with this. But they are not there...
by Henrik
Thu Jan 11, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rockerilla (Italy)
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Re: EOY 2017 - Rockerilla (Italy)

Marlon wrote:Top 20 Albums of 2017 (printed magazine)

1. Cigarettes After Sex - Cigarettes After Sex
2. Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked At Me

:romance-kisscheek:
by Henrik
Thu Jan 11, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Where is the Excel file of the list of the 10000 songs of all time ?
Replies: 12
Views: 285

Re: Where is the Excel file of the list of the 10000 songs of all time ?

It's on the history page on the main site. The ”History” link is between ”Critics’ Lists” and ”About” on the AM main site. Not on mobile/small screens. Thank you Henrik, but how can I download it to have an Excel file ? It seems to me that there was a topic with the attachement document to download...
by Henrik
Thu Jan 11, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Where is the Excel file of the list of the 10000 songs of all time ?
Replies: 12
Views: 285

Re: Where is the Excel file of the list of the 10000 songs of all time ?

It's on the history page on the main site. The ”History” link is between ”Critics’ Lists” and ”About” on the AM main site. Not on mobile/small screens.
by Henrik
Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4021

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

Sorry for making changes, but this was absolutely necessary.

I have added The Internet's "Girl" at number 9 and moved everything after that down one spot.
by Henrik
Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7
Replies: 14
Views: 300

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7

9827 | John Legend | Ordinary People 9998 | Tracey Ullman | They Don't Know 9910 | Waxahatchee | Air 9915 | Bobby Vinton | Roses Are Red (My Love) 9962 | Massive Attack | Angel 9951 | Robert Johnson | Stop Breakin' Down Blues 9863 | Third World | 96 Degrees in the Shade 9874 | The Highwaymen | Micha...
by Henrik
Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian (UK) 1,000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009)
Replies: 4
Views: 162

Re: Guardian (UK) 1,000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009)

Thanks yakov99. However, it is included, as ”The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009)”.
by Henrik
Tue Jan 09, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2017 (22) December 31
Replies: 6
Views: 792

Re: MCCh 2017 (22) December 31

Yes, thank you! :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Henrik
Mon Jan 08, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 22
Views: 526

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 6

pass
Ten Years After - I'd Love to Change the World
Genesis - Firth of Fifth (ouch!)
pass
Michael Kiwanuka - Cold Little Heart
Jeff Buckley - Dream Brother
Sia - Breathe Me
pass
by Henrik
Sun Jan 07, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4021

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

Henrik, your list is great !! Adding a spotify playlist really helps... Thanks nicolas! Looking forward to your list as well! I'm also really looking forward to the overall results. I think I have seen several outside-the-canon songs quite high in more than one list. If I'm right there will be some...
by Henrik
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fun Eurovision discoveries
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: Fun Eurovision discoveries

R.I.P. France Gall
by Henrik
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4021

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

nicolas wrote:Henrik, your list is great !! Adding a spotify playlist really helps...

Thanks nicolas! Looking forward to your list as well!
by Henrik
Fri Jan 05, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify
Replies: 68
Views: 1849

Re: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify

Many thanks Shaun! I will look into these playlists later.
by Henrik
Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7
Replies: 14
Views: 300

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7

Angel is definitely a potential winner of this whole game. What is it doing down here?
by Henrik
Thu Jan 04, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 18
Views: 443

Re: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 5

I vote for ”When the Love Breaks Down” for the second time in a tiebreaker. Also vote for ”The Smiths”. Not sure about Wham/Cohen. I’ll listen tomorrow if the match is still undecided. If the Wham/Cohen match is still undecided I, with some hesitation, vote for ”Make It Big”. It’s very uneven but u...
by Henrik
Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4021

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

My final list of songs http://open.spotify.com/user/frazze/playlist/4Sswf655V4CxCY34qWmuoq 1 | Björk | All Is Full Of Love 2 | Anaïs Mitchell feat. Greg Brown | Why We Build The Wall 3 | Mazzy Star | Fade Into You 4 | Dolly Parton | Jolene 5 | Nina Simone | Wild Is The Wind 6 | The Knife | Silent Sh...
by Henrik
Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 6
Replies: 15
Views: 332

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 6

1 | Broder Daniel | Shoreline
2 | Linda Ronstadt | When Will I Be Loved
3 | Bo Donaldson and The Heywoods | Billy Don't Be a Hero
4 | Donovan | There Is a Mountain

1 | Soundgarden | Rusty Cage
2 | Jacques Brel | Les Vieux
3 | Stereophonics | Local Boy in the Photograph
4 | Iggy Pop | Dum Dum Boys
by Henrik
Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread
Replies: 50
Views: 1727

Re: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread

Thanks notbrianeno!! I think it would be great if you could add a list of songs that are and aren't eligible for the 2017 poll in your initial post, like DaveC did for the 2000-2009 yearly polls: http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=5980 I am particularly interested in the de...
by Henrik
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Sentire Ascoltare (Italy)
Replies: 9
Views: 282

Re: EOY 2017 - Sentire Ascoltare (Italy)

I really have no idea, or well, no better suggestion...
by Henrik
Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 64
Views: 12708

Re: EOY 2017 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Thank you so much for all these updates, Harold!
by Henrik
Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8471

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Thank you so much, Sweepstakes Ron!
by Henrik
Sun Dec 31, 2017 2:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 18
Views: 443

Re: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 5

I vote for ”When the Love Breaks Down” for the second time in a tiebreaker.

Also vote for ”The Smiths”.

Not sure about Wham/Cohen. I’ll listen tomorrow if the match is still undecided.
by Henrik
Sat Dec 30, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY Songs - Source Checklist
Replies: 11
Views: 1039

Re: EOY Songs - Source Checklist

Fantastic job, arnaud!

So Dummy is not eligible. Could you or someone confirm/check if the number of reviews have always been too few, or if they have a dropped in quantity over the years?
by Henrik
Fri Dec 29, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Help wanted!
Replies: 300
Views: 23076

Re: Help wanted!

After the merge with the "Le mot et le reste" lists, it would be fantastic if Andre's and Sweepstakes Ron's eoy spreadsheets from 1974 and onwards could be merged as well. Is anyone willing to add a year or two? I've started to work on this myself. There's no one else working on this, or ...
by Henrik
Fri Dec 29, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Help wanted!
Replies: 300
Views: 23076

Re: Help wanted!

After the merge with the "Le mot et le reste" lists, it would be fantastic if Andre's and Sweepstakes Ron's eoy spreadsheets from 1974 and onwards could be merged as well. Is anyone willing to add a year or two? I've started to work on this myself. There's no one else working on this, or ...
by Henrik
Fri Dec 29, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Classic Rock (UK) - 200 Greatest Rock Albums
Replies: 8
Views: 362

Re: Classic Rock (UK) - 200 Greatest Rock Albums

StevieFan13 wrote:The albums on the actual list are denoted with a 1 and the others with a 2 on the spreadsheet right?

The critics didn't have anything to do with the top 100 selection, right? If that's the case they are all 1's.
by Henrik
Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Help wanted!
Replies: 300
Views: 23076

Re: Help wanted!

After the merge with the "Le mot et le reste" lists, it would be fantastic if Andre's and Sweepstakes Ron's eoy spreadsheets from 1974 and onwards could be merged as well. Is anyone willing to add a year or two?
by Henrik
Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: RTL Pools from Platine Magazine (France)
Replies: 4
Views: 137

Re: RTL Pools from Platine Magazine (France)

Thanks, but if it’s a list of songs, not specific recordings with named artists, then it can not be included at AM.
by Henrik
Wed Dec 27, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)
Replies: 25
Views: 766

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)

Patti Smith - Piss Factory Rush - The Spirit of Radio pass Sisters of Mercy - This Corrosion (I'd say "This Corrosion" is the only Sisters of Mercy song that isn't overlooked though) Beach House - Zebra Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight Brook Benton - Rai...
by Henrik
Wed Dec 27, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 5
Replies: 13
Views: 394

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 5

1 | Prince | I Wish U Heaven 2 | SebastiAn | Ross Ross Ross 3 | A$AP Rocky feat. Rod Stewart, Miguel & Mark Ronson | Everyday 4 | Jeremih | 773 Love 1 | Huey Lewis and The News | Hip to Be Square 2 | The Slits | Instant Hit 3 | The Chiffons | Sweet Talkin' Guy 4 | Sammy Johns | Chevy Van 1 | Zuc...
by Henrik
Wed Dec 27, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4021

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (First Deadline December 31)

Albums http://open.spotify.com/user/frazze/playlist/3Z86sW6zLnedxCSP0qnKc3 1 | Björk | Vespertine 2 | Kate Bush | Hounds of Love 3 | Erykah Badu | Baduizm 4 | Tori Amos | Little Earthquakes 5 | Portishead | Dummy 6 | Iiris Viljanen | Mercedes 7 | Joni Mitchell | Blue 8 | Stina Nordenstam | And She C...
by Henrik
Tue Dec 26, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Help wanted!
Replies: 300
Views: 23076

Re: Help wanted!

Pierre, this is amaaaaaaaaaaaaazing! Thank you so much!!! I hope you enjoy your break! :)
by Henrik
Sat Dec 23, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 12
Views: 597

Re: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:Should I put them at 51 (one below) or at 63 (the "average" position).

What number should I put at the top of the column for how many songs are on the list?

63 and 75
by Henrik
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Classic Rock (UK) - 200 Greatest Rock Albums
Replies: 8
Views: 362

Re: Classic Rock (UK) - 200 Greatest Rock Albums

StevieFan13 wrote:I found the issue with the top 100, but I didn’t buy it because of the voting aspect. I can post the top 100 unranked if I find it again.

Well, I would need the full list of 200 nominees.
by Henrik
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)
Replies: 14
Views: 1315

Re: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)

70
Thanks!
by Henrik
Fri Dec 22, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - De Volkskrant (NL)
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Re: EOY 2017 - De Volkskrant (NL)

Last year this wasn't possible yet, so I couldn't post it then. I have posted the 2016 list recently in the EOY 2016, so it can retroactively be added to AM. But does anyone still notice it there, or should I post it somewhere else? You can add a link in this topic: http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/fo...
by Henrik
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:52 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)
Replies: 14
Views: 1315

Re: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)

10. LCD Soundsystem - "Call the Police / American Dream" This is interesting. I suppose I'll have these songs tied at "10.5" then put everything after it one position below in the spreadsheet ("Want You Back" at #12, etc.) Not to be a critic at all Ron, but is this how...
by Henrik
Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Poll creations
Topic: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?
Replies: 41
Views: 1492

Re: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?

Great post, BleuPanda! Not that much to disagree about anymore, but very interesting statistics nonetheless.
by Henrik
Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Poll creations
Topic: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?
Replies: 41
Views: 1492

Re: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?

Additional note: Some of this trend (but not all, I think) probably has to do with that earlier years are more based on all-time lists, that often include only one groundbreaking album per artist and not favor repeated successes to the same extent. If we had an eoy spreadsheet from each year 2000-20...

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