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by rumpdoll
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 3.3
Replies: 16
Views: 155

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 3.3

1. The National - Alligator vs. Fugazi - Repeater
2. Laura Marling - Semper Femina vs. The Decemberists - The Crane Wife
3. David Bowie - Heathen vs. Anna Meredith - FIBS
4. Frank Sinatra - Watertown vs. The Beths - Future Me Hates Me
by rumpdoll
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 3.2
Replies: 22
Views: 402

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 3.2

1. Santana - Santana vs. Cocteau Twins - Treasure
2. The Breeders - Pod vs. Kate Bush - The Sensual World
3. Brian Wilson - Brian Wilson vs. Dinosaur Jr - Farm
4. pass
by rumpdoll
Tue Sep 22, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2002: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 13
Views: 163

Re: Music of 2002: Round 1, Week 2

Interpol - Turn on the Bright Light vs. Damien Rice - O The Streets - Original Pirate Material vs. Johnny Cash - American IV: The Man Comes Around Coldplay - A Rush of Blood to the Head vs. Sigur Rós - () The Libertines - Up the Bracket vs. Boards of Canada - Geogaddi Songs Sleater-Kinney - Combat R...
by rumpdoll
Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 2.1
Replies: 20
Views: 250

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 2.1

1. HAIM | The Steps vs. The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers 2. Waxahatchee | Fire vs. HAIM | I Know Alone 3. Christine & The Queens ft. Caroline Polachek | La vita nuova vs. Grimes | Delete Forever 4. Dan Deacon | Become a Mountain vs. Run the Jewels | walking in the snow 5. Sufjan Stevens | My Rajneesh vs...
by rumpdoll
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Redemption
Replies: 27
Views: 421

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Redemption

Robyn | Dancing On My Own Kanye West feat. Pusha T | Runaway Frank Ocean | Pyramids Solange | Cranes in the Sky Frank Ocean | Thinkin Bout You Tame Impala | Let It Happen Adele | Rolling in the Deep David Bowie | Blackstar Lorde | Green Light FKA twigs | Cellophane Arcade Fire | Reflektor Courtney B...
by rumpdoll
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year
Replies: 82
Views: 2220

Re: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year

Thelonious Monk | Genius of Modern Music (Volume One) Miles Davis | Classics in Jazz/Birth of the Cool Billie Holiday | Lady in Satin Miles Davis | Kind of Blue Bob Dylan | Highway 61 Revisited The Beatles | Abbey Road Marvin Gaye | What's Going On Pixies | Doolittle R.E.M. | Automatic for the Peopl...
by rumpdoll
Mon Sep 14, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year
Replies: 82
Views: 2220

Re: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year

Benny Goodman | The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert Thelonious Monk | Genius of Modern Music (Volume One) Miles Davis | Classics in Jazz/Birth of the Cool Billie Holiday | Lady in Satin Miles Davis | Kind of Blue Bill Evans | Sunday at the Village Vanguard The Beatles | A Hard Day's Night Bob...
by rumpdoll
Sun Sep 13, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year
Replies: 82
Views: 2220

Re: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year

Benny Goodman | The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert Thelonious Monk | Genius of Modern Music (Volume One) Bud Powell | The Amazing Bud Powell Miles Davis | Classics in Jazz/Birth of the Cool Little Richard | Here's Little Richard Billie Holiday | Lady in Satin Miles Davis | Kind of Blue Bill ...
by rumpdoll
Sun Sep 13, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2002: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 14
Views: 573

Re: Music of 2002: Round 1, Week 1

Albums Wilco - Yankee Foxtrot Hotel vs. ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead - Source Tags & Codes Beck - Sea Change vs. Broken Social Scene - You Forgot It in People The Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots vs. Spoon - Kill the Moonlight Queens of the Stone Age - Songs for the Dea...
by rumpdoll
Sun Sep 13, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.4
Replies: 24
Views: 820

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.4

1. Jessie Ware | Spotlight vs. Phoebe Bridgers | Kyoto 2. Lingua Ignota | O Ruthless Great Divine Director vs. HAIM | Gasoline 3. Dogleg | Ender vs. Mac Miller | Good News 4. Philip Glass & Paul Leonard-Morgan | Walk to School vs. Les amazones d‘afrique ft. Kandy Guira | Sisters 5. Zebra Katz | IN I...
by rumpdoll
Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 149
Views: 87586

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

Anyone else get Stereogums compilation album? It’s not mindblowing or anything but it’s a good collection of songs. I will say I am ashamed to have not listened to clipping. until now.... After one listening the clipping one and Portishead cover by Sharon van Etten stood out. I would have liked a f...
by rumpdoll
Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year
Replies: 82
Views: 2220

Re: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year

Benny Goodman | The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert Thelonious Monk | Genius of Modern Music (Volume One) Bud Powell | The Amazing Bud Powell The Quintet | Jazz at Massey Hall/The Greatest Jazz Concert Ever Miles Davis | Classics in Jazz/Birth of the Cool Elvis Presley | Elvis Presley Little ...
by rumpdoll
Thu Sep 10, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Part 3
Replies: 27
Views: 1205

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Part 3

17. Arcade Fire | Reflektor vs. David Bowie | Lazarus 18. Grimes | Oblivion vs. Arctic Monkeys | Do I Wanna Know? 19. David Bowie | Blackstar vs. Arcade Fire | The Suburbs 20. Solange | Cranes in the Sky vs. Sharon van Etten | Seventeen 21. Lana Del Rey | Video Games vs. Courtney Barnett | Pedestria...
by rumpdoll
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year
Replies: 82
Views: 2220

Re: Survivor Game #5: Best Album of Each Year

Woody Guthrie | Dust Bowl Ballads Benny Goodman | The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert Thelonious Monk | Genius of Modern Music (Volume One) Bud Powell | The Amazing Bud Powell The Quintet | Jazz at Massey Hall/The Greatest Jazz Concert Ever Miles Davis | Classics in Jazz/Birth of the Cool Fra...
by rumpdoll
Wed Sep 09, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 204
Views: 53703

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

from someone who is almost old enough to understand the meaning of life, the universe and all the rest (41): 1 | Talk Talk | Laughing Stock | 1991 2 | Radiohead | In Rainbows | 2007 3 | The Cure | Disintegration | 1989 4 | OutKast | Aquemini | 1998 5 | DJ Shadow | Endtroducing | 1996 6 | The Notwist...
by rumpdoll
Tue Sep 08, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Part 2
Replies: 30
Views: 1769

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 3, Part 2

09. Lana Del Rey | Video Games vs. Adele | Rolling in the Deep 10. Azealia Banks | 212 vs. Courtney Barnett | Pedestrian at Best 11. M83 | Midnight City vs. David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away 12. Frank Ocean | Thinkin Bout You vs. Kanye West | Power 13. Arcade Fire | Sprawl II (Mountains Bey...
by rumpdoll
Sun Sep 06, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1267

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.3

1. Run the Jewels | a few words for the firing squad (radiation) vs. Dua Lipa | Break My Heart 2. Drive-By Truckers | Thoughts and Prayers vs. Khruangbin | So We Won‘t Forget 3. Kaja Draksler Octet | Away! vs. The Psychedelic Furs | No One 4. Haru Nemuri | 愛よりたしかなものなんてない vs. Bob Dylan | Key West (Ph...
by rumpdoll
Wed Sep 02, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 2.8
Replies: 25
Views: 1736

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 2.8

1. Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid vs. The Smiths - Hatful of Hollow
2. Blondie - Eat to the Beat vs. Sturgill Simpson - A Sailor's Guide to Earth
3. Washed Out - Within and Without vs. Depeche Mode - Songs Of Faith And Devotion
by rumpdoll
Mon Aug 31, 2020 5:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.2
Replies: 21
Views: 2296

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.2

1. Sufjan Stevens | My Rajneesh vs. Devandra Banhart | Let‘s See 2. Fiona Apple | Cosmonauts vs. Megan Thee Stallion ft. Beyoncé | Savage (Remix) 3. Nicolas Jaar | Gocce vs. Terrace Martin & Denzel Curry | Pig Feet 4. Yves Tumor | Kerosene! vs. Dua Lipa | Levitating 5. John K ft. Kelsea Ballerini | ...
by rumpdoll
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 2931

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.1

1. Woodkid | Goliath vs. HAIM | The Steps 2. The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers vs. Basia Bulat | No Control 3. Waxahatchee | Fire vs. Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion | WAP 4. Charli XCX | detonate vs. HAIM | I Know Alone 5. Wisnu Tirta Aji | Alone vs. Christine & The Queens ft. Caroline Polachek | La vit...
by rumpdoll
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 13025

Re: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll

Albums: 01 | Bill Conti | Rocky 02 | Joni Mitchell | Hejira 03 | La Düsseldorf | La Düsseldorf 04 | Patti Smith | Radio Ethiopia 05 | Stevie Wonder | Songs in the key of live 06 | Lijadu Sisters | Danger 07 | Jorge Ben Jor | Africa Brasil 08 | Serge Gainsbourg | L'homme à tête de chou 09 | The Moder...
by rumpdoll
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 74
Views: 18275

Re: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread

Just a small list of pulp and a few others: 01 - Kim Stanley Robinson - Red Mars 02 - Haruki Murakami - 1Q84 03 - Jose Saramago - Blindness 04 - Stephen King - The Dark tower 05 - Frank Herbert - Dune 06 - Douglas Adams - The hitchhikers guide to the galaxy 07 - George R.R. Martin - A Song of ice an...
by rumpdoll
Tue Aug 11, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 13025

Re: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll

Taking a sharp left turn from Death:

Why is there no love for the Rocky soundtrack?
by rumpdoll
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 13025

Re: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll

DaveC wrote:
Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:00 pm
That Death song is really something - and then there is the outro.
That song blasted me away, too
by rumpdoll
Fri Aug 07, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 13025

Re: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll

For those who don't like 1976 that much, there is a really good AV Club - Off the charts for that year:
https://music.avclub.com/the-modern-lov ... 1827219441
by rumpdoll
Tue Aug 04, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Favorite Albums of the First Half of 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 26
Views: 6437

Re: AMF's Favorite Albums of the First Half of 2020, RESULTS!

i'm not sure if I should be proud or sad that I managed to compile a list with only lonely only votes ;)
by rumpdoll
Wed Jul 29, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 13708

Re: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll

Albums: 01 | Brian Eno | Another green world 02 | Ton Steine Scherben | Wenn die Nacht am tiefsten 03 | Gavin Bryars | The Sinking of the Titanic 04 | NEU! | NEU!75 05 | Patti Smith | Horses 06 | Herbie Hancock | Manchild 07 | The Meters | Fire on the bayou 08 | Pink Floyd | Wish you were here 09 | ...
by rumpdoll
Thu Jul 09, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 29504

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Schüttelbirne wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 3:32 pm
Remember what I said about rumpdoll getting in a lot of songs with just two votes?
Sadly we can expect that to be the last one ;)
I guess I have only 5 songs left in my list that will make the Top 200 anyway, including one by the next POTUS
by rumpdoll
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 29504

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

DaveC wrote:
Tue Jul 07, 2020 11:12 pm
I'm just glad that someone else voted for it. I'm expecting the highest ranked song with 2 votes to be from the same album!
I expect it to be a song with exactly 200 points ;)

@Schüttelbirne: Great rollout, I really like the links to live versions
by rumpdoll
Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Spotify Organize Your Music
Replies: 4
Views: 1448

Re: Spotify Organize Your Music

that http://everynoise.com/engenremap-permanentwave.html doesn't look like a coherent music style

my organize in in playlist 150 of 3000 so it may take a while to see the results ;)
by rumpdoll
Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 20073

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

Album rule of thumb: If you don't have a clear favorite, go with the craziest ;) Albums 01 | The Residents | Meet the Residents 02 | Gene Clark | No other 03 | CAN | Soon over Babaluma 04 | Lucio Battisti | Anima Latina 05 | King Crimson | Red 06 | Jorge Ben Jor | A Tabua de Esmeralda 07 | Stevie Wo...
by rumpdoll
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread
Replies: 63
Views: 19071

Re: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread

just waited for Nadine Shah, she did not disappoint. So here are 27 albums I liked this year. The ranking is of course very prelimitary 1. Sei Still - Sei Still 2. Holy Fuck - Deleter 3. Trees Speak - Ohms 4. Nadine Shah - Kitchen Sink 5. Ghostpoet - I grow tired but I dare not go to sleep 6. Andrea...
by rumpdoll
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 8
Replies: 16
Views: 6373

Re: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 8

Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz vs. Actress - Splazsh Titus Andronicus - The Monitor vs. Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can Songs Kanye West feat. Pusha T - Runaway vs. The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi - Tightrope vs. Adele - Rolling in the Deep Beach House - Zebra vs. LC...
by rumpdoll
Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread
Replies: 63
Views: 19071

Re: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread

With the 7.987 polls going around on this forum in the last 6 months, including massive decade and all-time album polls, there are actually people that had time to listen to 2020 albums? :o ;) I only got around to two of them (Fiona Apple and Laura Marling) and just once. For me its the other way a...
by rumpdoll
Sat Jun 13, 2020 5:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 16665

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

6 | The White Stripes | Elephant 77 | TV on the Radio | Dear Science 5 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 42 | Beach House | Teen Dream 10 | Amy Winehouse | Back to Black 26 | Sufjan Stevens | Carrie & Lowell 80 | Grizzly Bear | Veckatimest 39 | Fleet Foxes | Fleet Foxes 1 | Arcade Fire | Funeral 3 | R...
by rumpdoll
Fri Jun 12, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 16665

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

its getting too cold for those monkeys 67 | Disclosure | Settle 43 | The Knife | Silent Shout 61 | Tame Impala | Lonerism 40 | PJ Harvey | Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea 4 | Kanye West | My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 82 | The Shins | Chutes Too Narrow 31 | Portishead | Third 73 | Pa...
by rumpdoll
Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 16665

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

When your best song is intro 4x are not enough 67 | Disclosure | Settle 43 | The Knife | Silent Shout 61 | Tame Impala | Lonerism 40 | PJ Harvey | Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea 4 | Kanye West | My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 82 | The Shins | Chutes Too Narrow 31 | Portishead | Third...
by rumpdoll
Wed Jun 10, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 16665

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

22 | Eminem | The Marshall Mathers LP 92 | Green Day | American Idiot 18 | Burial | Untrue 33 | Bon Iver | For Emma, Forever Ago 53 | Coldplay | A Rush of Blood to the Head 59 | Beck | Sea Change 8 | Sufjan Stevens | Illinois 74 | Madvillain | Madvillainy 55 | Dizzee Rascal | Boy in da Corner 27 | ...
by rumpdoll
Tue Jun 09, 2020 5:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 16665

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

only a list without Coldplay is a good one 22 | Eminem | The Marshall Mathers LP 92 | Green Day | American Idiot 18 | Burial | Untrue 33 | Bon Iver | For Emma, Forever Ago 53 | Coldplay | A Rush of Blood to the Head 1 | Arcade Fire | Funeral 2 | The Strokes | Is This It 3 | Radiohead | Kid A 4 | Kan...
by rumpdoll
Sat Jun 06, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 137874

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

I'll probably only feel ready for this after the monthly game in a few year, therefore only two tight 50 entry lists: Albums: 01 | Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | Push the Sky away 02 | Christiane Rösinger | Songs of L- and Hate 03 | PJ Harvey | Let England Shake 04 | Kate Tempest | Let them eat Chaos 0...
by rumpdoll
Wed May 27, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 23631

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

Albums 01 | Can | Future Days 02 | Secos & Molhados | Secos & Molhados 03 | Yoko Ono | Approximately Infinite Universe 04 | Stevie Wonder | Innervisions 05 | Herbie Hancock | Sextant 06 | Brian Eno | Here come the warm jets 07 | NEU! | NEU2 08 | Mike Oldfield | Tubular Bells 09 | Lou Reed | Berlin 1...
by rumpdoll
Wed May 20, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.11
Replies: 34
Views: 7228

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.11

2. Dire Straits - Making Movies vs. Rancid - And Out Come The Wolves
3. Take That - Progress vs. Anna Meredith - FIBS
4. Lemon Demon - Spirit Phone vs. The Beths - Future Me Hates Me
by rumpdoll
Wed May 20, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 23
Views: 5275

Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 4

Albums: Titus Andronicus - The Monito r vs. Ten 2 Five - I Love Indonesia Swans - My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky vs. Anais Mitchell - Hadestown Sleigh Bells - Treats vs. Two Door Cinema Club - Tourist History Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can vs. M.I.A. - ΛΛ Λ Y Λ Songs: Kanye West...
by rumpdoll
Tue May 19, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10
Replies: 36
Views: 8611

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10

Nice that my nomination kind of lets us come to full circle. I first listened to 23 during the monthly game here two and a half years ago before Which game was that? I do remember the album popping up on this forum before, but couldn't recall the context. I wasn't sure I ever listened to it, though...
by rumpdoll
Fri May 15, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 23
Views: 5784

Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 3

Actress - Splazsh vs. Chuck Person - Chuck Person’s Eccojams Vol. 1 Drake - Thank Me Later vs. The Naked And Famous - Passive Me, Agressive You i'll probably won't be able to listen to the rest of the albums this week Foals - Spanish Sahara vs. Japandroids - Younger Us Beach House - Zebra vs. Arcad...
by rumpdoll
Fri May 15, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10
Replies: 36
Views: 8611

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10

Nice that my nomination kind of lets us come to full circle. I first listened to 23 during the monthly game here two and a half years ago before
by rumpdoll
Thu May 14, 2020 6:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final
Replies: 25
Views: 5740

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final

Thats an interesting and unexpected set of finalists

Rokia Traoré | Dounia
Regina Spektor | All The Rowboats
Jenny Wilson | Forever Is a Long Time
Nujabes | Peaceland
Talk Talk | Tomorrow Started
Chet Baker | No Problem
by rumpdoll
Thu May 14, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10
Replies: 36
Views: 8611

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10

Good week with hard choices in the first two duels Solange - A Seat at the Table vs. Depeche Mode - Music For The Masses Charlotte Gainsbourg - Rest vs. Laura Marling - Semper Femina Electric Light Orchestra - A New World Record vs. Blonde Redhead - 23 Frank Sinatra - Watertown vs. John Denver - Bac...
by rumpdoll
Tue May 12, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 3
Replies: 24
Views: 6480

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 3

Michaela Melián | Sebastian
Rokia Traoré | Dounia
Rooney | Blueside
Ween | Ocean Man
Dispatch | The General

Michael O’Shea | No Journeys End
Chet Baker | No Problem
Richie Havens | Handouts in the Rain
Gnarls Barkley | Going On
Värttinä | Tauti
by rumpdoll
Tue May 12, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.9
Replies: 22
Views: 5649

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.9

1. The National - Alligator vs. The Offspring - Smash
2. Premiata Forneria Marconi - Storia Di Un Minuto vs. Nina Hagen Band - Nina Hagen Band
3. David Bowie - Heathen vs. AlunaGeorge - Body Music
4. Iggy Pop - Brick By Brick vs. Nina Hagen Band - Unbehagen