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by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 122
Views: 3004

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS

Excellent work, acroamor. Awesome placement for The Suburbs, too.
by Styrofoam Boots
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 41
Views: 13824

Re: Coronavirus

I don't understand why my country is so dense about wearing masks. Unfortunately America's been cultivating an anti-science, anti-education culture for years now, and this is the result of that. Large swaths of the population don't believe scientists, the "mainstream" media, or public officials, so...
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Album Cover Poll
Replies: 25
Views: 6604

Re: 2020 Album Cover Poll

1. Yo La Tengo - And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out 2. Brand New - Science Fiction 3. Nick Drake - Pink Moon 4. Beach House - Bloom 5. Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes 6. Glenn Branca - The Ascension 7. Pink Floyd - Animals 8. Big Black - Atomizer 9. Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here 10. Bob Dylan - B...
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Jul 07, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 93695

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

1 | LCD Soundsystem | This Is Happening 2 | MGMT | Little Dark Age 3 | Purple Mountains | Purple Mountains 4 | Parquet Courts | Wide Awaaaaake! 5 | Slowdive | Slowdive 6 | Daft Punk | Random Access Memories 7 | Beach House | Bloom 8 | Arcade Fire | The Suburbs 9 | Tame Impala | Currents 10 | America...
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Jul 07, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 93695

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

Wait, is the albums poll still open? I thought it ended on June 30

If it’s still open, I’ll submit a list...
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What's the best decade in music?
Replies: 32
Views: 2144

Re: What's the best decade in music?

1. 90s
2. 80s
3. 70s
4. 00s
5. 60s
6. 10s
7. 50s
by Styrofoam Boots
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Game Idea
Replies: 3
Views: 738

Re: Game Idea

I hardly know anything about Survivor, but I'd be willing to give it a shot
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Jun 20, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 132
Views: 58017

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

The new Dylan album is not doing much for me after a bit of listening. Definitely not bad, but it kind of drags on at 70 minutes... Also, the title and album art seem pretty disparate from the music itself.
by Styrofoam Boots
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 10935

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

6 | The White Stripes | Elephant 77 | TV on the Radio | Dear Science 1 | Arcade Fire | Funeral 3 | Radiohead | Kid A 5 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 7 | Radiohead | In Rainbows 10 | Amy Winehouse | Back to Black 19 | The White Stripes | White Blood Cells 26 | Sufjan Stevens | Carrie & Lowell 39 | ...
by Styrofoam Boots
Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 10935

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

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 | Panda Bear | Person Pitch 71 | LCD Sound...
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Jun 09, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 17
Views: 6753

Re: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread

1. Ender's Game - Orson Scott Card 2. 1984 - George Orwell 3. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams 4. Infinite Jest - David Foster Wallace 5. Ubik - Philip K. Dick 6. Animal Farm - George Orwell 7. Slaughterhouse-Five - Kurt Vonnegut 8. Coraline - Neil Gaiman 9. To Kill a Mockingbird...
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Jun 09, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 10935

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 Styrofoam Boots
Tue Jun 09, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 114
Views: 25728

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

17 | Building Nothing out of Something - Modest Mouse Hello, Styrofoam Boots! I'm sorry, but Building Nothing Out of Something is a compilation album, and is therefore ineligible for this poll. Let me know if you would like to add an album to the end of your list or how you would like to handle thi...
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Jun 02, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 114
Views: 25728

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

Hi all, it's been a while. Holden, if you PM me your email I can share a Google sheet with this list (if that makes this process any easier). 1 | Remain in Light - Talking Heads 2 | Disintegration - The Cure 3 | Discovery - Daft Punk 4 | The Lonesome Crowded West - Modest Mouse 5 | Pink Moon - Nick ...
by Styrofoam Boots
Wed Jul 24, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 83268

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

mileswide wrote:
Wed Jul 24, 2019 5:54 pm
Bang Jan wrote:
Wed Jul 24, 2019 4:33 pm
Some alternate lists!

Here's the top 47 according to everyone who did not vote for The Beatles: (Moonbeam, Gillingham, Styrofoam Boots, keater, mileswide, Renan, Sahrocco)
All credit to The Last Enemy's ace work with this poll but I prefer this list :music-listening:
:music-rockon:
by Styrofoam Boots
Wed Jul 24, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 83268

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Great rollout, thanks TheLastEnemy! Still waiting for the day when the Beatles get dethroned
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Apr 27, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Great Rock Discography Survey
Replies: 25
Views: 14368

Re: Great Rock Discography Survey

1. Modest Mouse Trailer Trash Dramamine Broke Whenever You Breathe out, I Breathe In (Positive Negative) Sleepwalking 3rd Planet Styrofoam Boots/It's All Nice on Ice, Alright The Stars are Projectors Here It Comes Night on the Sun 2. Daft Punk Voyager Digital Love Da Funk Something About Us Face to ...
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Capcom (edit: and Sega!) video game music added to Spotify
Replies: 11
Views: 13320

Re: Capcom (edit: and Sega!) video game music added to Spotify

Still waiting for Super Mario Galaxy on Spotify.....
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 134
Views: 126341

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

1. Modest Mouse 2. Daft Punk 3. Pink Floyd 4. Radiohead 5. Talking Heads 6. New Order 7. The Cure 8. LCD Soundsystem 9. Pixies 10. Yo La Tengo 11. Pavement 12. R.E.M. 13.The Strokes 14. Nirvana 15. The Rolling Stones 16. The Smiths 17. Kraftwerk 18. Green Day 19. Stereolab 20. Joy Division 21. David...
by Styrofoam Boots
Thu Dec 27, 2018 2:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Some graphs about music critics vs sales
Replies: 4
Views: 3082

Re: Some graphs about music critics vs sales

Interesting-- thanks for sharing, jonatan!
by Styrofoam Boots
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey ❄ Top 100 Christmas Songs (2018) - Ballots due Dec. 23
Replies: 28
Views: 12889

Re: AMF Survey ❄ Top 100 Christmas Songs (2018) - Ballots due Dec. 23

1) Linus and Lucy - Vince Guaraldi Trio 2) Little Saint Nick - The Beach Boys 3) Christmas Time Is Here - Vince Guaraldi Trio 4) Christmas Is Coming - Vince Guaraldi Trio 5) Jingle Bell Rock - Bobby Helms 6) The Christmas Song - Nat King Cole 7) A Holly Jolly Christmas - Burl Ives 8) Skating - Vince...
by Styrofoam Boots
Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 613
Views: 273488

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

Just finished reading through the top 100. Great job, Ron! Thanks for your hard work.
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 613
Views: 273488

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

Great rollout so far, can't wait for the top 200!
by Styrofoam Boots
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 613
Views: 273488

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

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
Goddamn, I am such a jerk
[732] Modest Mouse | Trailer Trash
[360.47 pts / 9 votes]
AM rank: 8986
Fans: Styrofoam Boots (1), Nassim (20), acroamor (67)
I'm pretty satisfied with this placement actually. Expected much lower.
by Styrofoam Boots
Fri Oct 12, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 613
Views: 273488

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

sonofsamiam wrote: I would be really interested in seeing results of Top 200 lists only, weighted, for users with 100 or more posts. I might just do that after this finishes up!
I guess I missed the cut :( You could probably call me a lurker generally.
by Styrofoam Boots
Sun Sep 30, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 613
Views: 273488

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

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
It's not like the movies, they fed us on little white lies
[1288] Radiohead | Motion Picture Soundtrack
[217.42 pts / 3 votes]
AM rank: 8820
Fans: ordinaryperson (13), Jap123 (69), Styrofoam Boots (81)
Only three votes?? :o
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Sep 08, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 33873

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Nassim wrote:1997 is my favorite year ever in music by a wide margin

[...]

Modest Mouse and Built to Spill go hand to hand in my mind.
On the first point, I would have to agree. Also, I missed Built to Spill because I didn't have the rating logged on RYM for some reason. Thus, I updated my list. :D
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Sep 01, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 33873

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Albums 1 | Modest Mouse | The Lonesome Crowded West 2 | Radiohead | OK Computer 3 | Built To Spill | Perfect From Now On 4 | Daft Punk | Homework 5 | Yo La Tengo | I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One 6 | Stereolab | Dots and Loops Songs 1 | Modest Mouse | Trailer Trash 2 | Radiohead | Let Down 3 | R...
by Styrofoam Boots
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 27354

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Albums

1) Modest Mouse | This Is a Long Drive for Someone With Nothing to Think About
2) Stereolab | Emperor Tomato Ketchup
3) DJ Shadow | Endtroducing....
4) Swans | Soundtracks for the Blind
5) Tortoise | Millions Now Living Will Never Die
by Styrofoam Boots
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Song Poll Deep Cuts
Replies: 11
Views: 3320

Re: AM Song Poll Deep Cuts

A couple songs from my top 150 that will probably miss the forum's list: Daft Punk - Voyager Modest Mouse - Broke Talking Heads - Cities Modest Mouse - Sleepwalking Interpol - Untitled Barenaked Ladies - It's All Been Done Weezer - Perfect Situation They Might Be Giants - Where Your Eyes Don't Go Yo...
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll
Replies: 62
Views: 25695

Re: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll

Songs 1) Daft Punk | Da Funk 2) Smashing Pumpkins | 1979 3) Radiohead | Street Spirit (Fade Out) 4) Radiohead | Fake Plastic Trees 5) Pulp | Common People 6) Underworld | Born Slippy.NUXX 7) Presidents of the United States of America | Peaches 8) Oasis | Wonderwall 9) Radiohead | Planet Telex 10) Pu...
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (10) June 15
Replies: 14
Views: 7663

Re: MCCh 2018 (10) June 15

Glad to see Wide Awake! so high, but Little Dark Age is waaaay underranked. Hopefully climbs at year end
by Styrofoam Boots
Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 191228

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Sweepstakes Ron, did you get the list I sent to you? Just wanted to double check since you have not confirmed yet. Thanks
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Jun 02, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 27800

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

Songs 1. Green Day | When I Come Around 2. Pavement | Range Life 3. Green Day | Welcome to Paradise 4. Nirvana | The Man Who Sold The World 5. Weezer | Buddy Holly 6. R.E.M. | What's The Frequency, Kenneth? 7. Weezer | Say It Ain't So 8. Pavement | Gold Soundz 9. Green Day | Longview 10. Pavement | ...
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat May 05, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 30600

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Songs

1) Smashing Pumpkins | Mayonaise
2) Slowdive | Machine Gun
3) Nirvana | Heart-Shaped Box
4) New Order | Regret
5) Nirvana | All Apologies
6) The Breeders | Cannonball
7) Smashing Pumpkins | Disarm
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Apr 02, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 29746

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

Songs

1) R.E.M. | Nightswimming
2) Pavement | Here
3) The Cure | Friday I'm In Love
4) R.E.M. | Everybody Hurts
5) Radiohead | Creep
6) Pavement | Perfume-V
7) R.E.M. | Drive
8) Aphex Twin | Xtal
9) R.E.M. | Man on the Moon
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Apr 02, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 29746

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

Albums

1) R.E.M. | Automatic For The People
2) Pavement | Slanted and Enchanted
3) Aphex Twin | Selected Ambient Works 85-92
4) The Cure | Wish
5) Spiritualized | Lazer Guided Melodies
by Styrofoam Boots
Thu Mar 22, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What recommendations for albums are you more likely to take?
Replies: 5
Views: 2235

Re: What recommendations for albums are you more likely to take?

Zombeels wrote:I like looking at personal lists. If they have a lot what I like then I'm more inclined to check out artists and albums I haven't heard.
I agree with this. Also, interesting poll, wondering what the results will shake out to be after some more votes...
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Mar 05, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 26817

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

DaveC, I've updated my list.
by Styrofoam Boots
Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 26817

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Albums: 1) Slint | Spiderland 2) My Bloody Valentine | Loveless 3) Nirvana | Nevermind 4) Slowdive | Just for a Day 5) U2 | Achtung Baby Songs: 1) Slint | Good Morning, Captain 2) My Bloody Valentine | When You Sleep 3) R.E.M. | Losing My Religion 4) Nirvana | Smells Like Teen Spirit 5) Pavement | S...
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks
Replies: 24
Views: 4656

Re: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks

Save: Black Screen Christmas Will Break Your Heart Emotional Haircut Sound of Silver Watch The Tapes 45:33 (part 1) 45:33 (part 2) 45:33 (part 3) 45:33 (part 4) 45:33 (part 5) Big Ideas Bye Bye Bayou Freak Out/Starry Eyes Give It Up Jump Into the Fire Live Alone (Franz Ferdinand Cover) Movement Oh Y...
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks
Replies: 24
Views: 4656

Re: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks

Well, this seems like it might take a while. Save: Pulse (v. 1) One Touch You Wanted a Hit Us V. Them Yr City's a Sucker 45:33 (part 1) 45:33 (part 2) 45:33 (part 3) 45:33 (part 4) 45:33 (part 5) Beat Connection Big Ideas Black Screen Bye Bye Bayou Change Yr Mind Christmas Will Break Your Heart Disc...
by Styrofoam Boots
Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks
Replies: 24
Views: 4656

Re: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks

Actually, I'm saving the Crass Version rather than the Pretentious Mix, I got them confused.
by Styrofoam Boots
Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks
Replies: 24
Views: 4656

Re: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks

I'll save: Tonite Daft Punk is Playing at My House Yeah (Pretentious Mix) Home One Touch 45:33 (part 1) 45:33 (part 2) 45:33 (part 3) 45:33 (part 4) 45:33 (part 5) 45:33 (part 6) All I Want American Dream Beat Connection Big Ideas Black Screen Bye Bye Bayou Change Yr Mind Christmas Will Break Your H...
by Styrofoam Boots
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll
Replies: 94
Views: 25723

Re: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll

Songs:


1. Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence
2. Depeche Mode - Policy of Truth
3. They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse in Your Soul
4. My Bloody Valentine - Soon
5. Nirvana - Sliver
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 16224

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Nassim wrote:
Styrofoam Boots wrote:TMBG - Birdhouse in Your Soul
Hope you come back and vote during the week with Trailer Trash ;)

That being said, you can vote in every bracket, you don't have to pick a single song ;)
I'll be sure to... thanks for the info, but this is the only matchup I really care about here.
by Styrofoam Boots
Tue Nov 21, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 16224

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

TMBG - Birdhouse in Your Soul
by Styrofoam Boots
Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: IGN: 10 Great Videogame Albums (2008)
Replies: 3
Views: 2279

Re: IGN: 10 Great Videogame Albums (2008)

Happy that Super Mario Galaxy got the nod-- some of the very best video game music ever!
by Styrofoam Boots
Sat Oct 07, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books Poll: THE RESULTS
Replies: 92
Views: 53680

Re: AMF Favorite Books Poll: THE RESULTS

:mrgreen: Hoping for Hitchhiker's Guide in the top 5...