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by Akhenaten
Thu Jul 18, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 2658

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

181. The Icicle Works – Love is a Wonderful Colour 9 [I should've had this in the 1983 poll, doh!] 182. Hedningarna - Pornopolka 8.5 [This is fabulous!] 183. The Rolling Stones – Soul Survivor 5.5 184. Tom Petty – House in the Woods 2 185. The Nite Riders – Women & Cadillacs 8 186. Willie Nelson...
by Akhenaten
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 38
Views: 1965

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Albums: 1 | Prince & The Revolution | Around The World In A Day 2 | The Pogues | Rum, Lash And The Sodomy 3 | The Waterboys | This Is The Sea 4 | Kate Bush | Hounds Of Love 5 | Les Misérables - Original London Cast | Les Misérables 6 | The Colourfield | Virgins And Philistines 7 | Tears For Fear...
by Akhenaten
Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 38
Views: 1965

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

88 | Half Man Half Biscuit | Reasons To Be Miserable (Part 10) Do you have a source for 1985 for this? I can only find sources for 1987. Yes, you're absolutely right. Thanks for spotting this. I've removed it now, I've also changed my list a bit - added some Colourfield, Waterboys & Simple Mind...
by Akhenaten
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 185
Views: 27535

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

151. Pere Ubu – On the Surface - 4 152. Big Maybelle – One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show - 8.5 153. The Spaniels – Baby It’s You - 3 154. Pata Negra – Camarón - 2.5 155. Fleet Foxes – Kept Woman - 5 156. David Axelrod – Holy Thursday - 3 157. Justin Hayward – One Again - 2 158. Zeus – The Sound of You -...
by Akhenaten
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 38
Views: 1965

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

1 | The Waterboys | The Whole Of The Moon 2 | Prince & The Revolution | Raspberry Beret 3 | Pet Shop Boys | West End Girls 4 | Les Misérables - Original London Cast | Master Of The House 5 | Kate Bush | Hounds Of Love 6 | Simple Minds | Don't You (Forget About Me) 7 | The Cult | She Sells Sanctu...
by Akhenaten
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Elvis Presley Songs
Replies: 35
Views: 921

Re: Best Elvis Presley Songs

1. If I Can Dream 2. Little Sister 3. Burning Love 4. Jailhouse Rock 5. Rubberneckin' [Paul Oakenfold remix] 6. Just Because 7. Suspicious Minds 8. Saved 9. That's All Right 10. A Little Less Conversation [vs JXL] 11. One-Sided Love Affair 12. Trouble 13. I'm A Roustabout 14. In The Ghetto 15. Heart...
by Akhenaten
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 20781

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

To get a list of 1984 forum favourites I've divided AM's position by the forum's position. (Using a pos. of 198 for bubblers, and 285 for Unacclaimed) The results are quite interesting: 1984 Forum Favourites Forum pos. vs AM pos. 1. 36 vs UA - Arvo Pärt - Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten 2. 39 vs...
by Akhenaten
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 202
Views: 6921

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Woohoo, yay and hurrah for the Polyphonic Spree, Elbow, Hooverphonic, the Sisters Of Mercy, the Wonder Stuff, the Waterboys & Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine!!!
by Akhenaten
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 20781

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

Rob wrote:6. Pet Shop Boys – West End Girls*

*Seems like everywhere but on AM this is noted as a 1984 song.


I didn't vote for West End Girls in 1984 because the original 1984 single is ridiculously inferior to the 1985 re-recording.
by Akhenaten
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 158
Views: 101044

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Richard Hell's Blank Generation is from 1976 rather than 1977, on the Another World EP.
by Akhenaten
Tue Jun 25, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 191
Views: 68799

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

I'm a bit behind! 140. Vampire Weekend – I Think Ur A Contra - 6 141. Fugain et le Big Bazar – Une Belle Histoire - 4 142. The Magic Numbers – A Start With No Ending - 4 144. “Weird Al” Yankovic – Hardware Store - 4.5 145. The Verlaines – Slow Sad Love Song - 4 146. Billy Joel – All for Leyna - 7 14...
by Akhenaten
Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13
Replies: 21
Views: 5042

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13

Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles
Pink Floyd - Animals
Anne Clark - Changing Places
Alabama 3 - Exile On Coldharbour Lane
by Akhenaten
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 158
Views: 101044

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

A Horse With No Name by America is from 1971 rather than 1972
by Akhenaten
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 158
Views: 101044

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Superstar by Murray Head is from 1969 rather than 1970
by Akhenaten
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 134
Views: 59241

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

1 | David Bowie 2 | Pet Shop Boys 3 | The Beatles 4 | Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine 5 | Blur 6 | Alabama 3 7 | Spiritualized 8 | Mercury Rev 9 | Depeche Mode 10 | Prince 11 | Pink Floyd 12 | Thea Gilmore 13 | Erasure 14 | Elvis Costello 15 | Scott Walker 16 | Morrissey 17 | The Prodigy 18 | The...
by Akhenaten
Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 20781

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

1 | Frankie Goes To Hollywood | Two Tribes 2 | The Smiths | How Soon Is Now? 3 | Bryan Adams | Summer Of '69 4 | The Waterboys | The Big Music 5 | Prince & The Revolution | Let's Go Crazy 6 | Kirsty MacColl | A New England 7 | Tears For Fears | Shout 8 | Murray Head, Tommy Körberg, Elaine Paige,...
by Akhenaten
Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 52590

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

I've made a foolish mistake! I've missed out Monty Python's Galaxy Song! I'd be very grateful if it could be squeezed in at number 9 for me.
by Akhenaten
Mon May 27, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 48
Replies: 11
Views: 9377

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 48

Nick Cave & The Seeds - Dig!!! Lazarus, Dig!!!
by Akhenaten
Wed May 22, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 191
Views: 68799

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

121. Gillian Welch – Elvis Presley Blues - 7 (I knew Tom Jones' cover of this. If never heard this. I like both though.) 122. Ed Harcourt – Until Tomorrow Then - 7.5 (Only knew Apple Of My Eye by We Harcourt, which I love, need to check out more of his music.) 123. The Kinks - Wonderboy - 5.5 (I lov...
by Akhenaten
Mon May 20, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1983 Poll
Replies: 10
Views: 7981

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1983 Poll

My top Unacclaimed songs of 1983 are: The sublime, Fiction Factory - (Feels Like) Heaven Specials-related, Fun Boy Three - The Tunnel Of Love Special AKA - Racist Friend Bananarama - Na Na Hey Hey (Kiss Him Goodbye) Fellow 2-Toners who were getting better and better at this point imo, Madness - Wing...
by Akhenaten
Sun May 12, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7
Replies: 30
Views: 10941

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7

Missy Elliott - Supa Dupa Fly
David Bowie - Lodger
Spinners - Spinners
The Crocketts - The Great Brain Robbery
by Akhenaten
Thu May 09, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 46
Replies: 9
Views: 6368

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 46

The Bangles - Manic Monday
by Akhenaten
Thu May 09, 2019 7:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100
Replies: 66
Views: 23310

Re: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100

Thanks Rob, I'll send you a list as soon as I can.
And I'd vote for option 3.
by Akhenaten
Tue May 07, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100
Replies: 66
Views: 23310

Re: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100

I love the "game". I prefer it to Unclaimed Songs one - I find the songs far more varied (and more fun). I've discovered Alain Bashing, that bonkers Klatu track (and Klatu themselves). I've never heard those daft Queen and Elton John tracks before, and enjoyed them. I've never delved into ...
by Akhenaten
Mon May 06, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 52590

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

Moonbeam wrote:
Akhenaten wrote:81 | Aztec Camera | Wrapped Around Your Finger


Is this meant to be The Police?


Oops, no, it's meant to be Pillar To Post by Aztec Camera. I had Echo & The Bunnymen doing Shipbuilding too!

Corrected now.
by Akhenaten
Mon May 06, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 52590

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

1 | Katrina & The Waves | Walking On Sunshine 2 | Heaven 17 | Temptation 3 | The Cure | The Love Cats 4 | The Waterboys | A Girl Called Johnny 5 | Aztec Camera | Oblivious 6 | The Human League | (Keep Feeling) Fascination 7 | Elvis Costello & The Attractions | Pills And Soap 8 | Fiction Fact...
by Akhenaten
Thu May 02, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 183
Views: 63312

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

113. Red House Painters – Revelation Big Sur - 3
115. Omar Khorshid – Rakset El Fadaa - 2
119. Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci – If Finger’s Where Xylophones - 5
by Akhenaten
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5
Replies: 27
Views: 7858

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5

1. Crowded House - Woodface
2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain
3. Ry Cooder - Paris, Texas
4. Peter Gabriel - Us
by Akhenaten
Fri Apr 26, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 183
Views: 63312

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Rob wrote:110. The 5th Dimension – Wedding Bell Blues
Year: 1969
Album: The Age of Aquarius


Morrissey had just released a version of this, which I absolutely love. It is very very un-Morrissey'y!
I'm sure lots of Smiths fans will hate it!
by Akhenaten
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 183
Views: 63312

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

101. Chromeo – I’m Not Contagious - 5 102. Talking Heads – Radio Head - 7.5 103. Katerine - Papa - 2.5 104. Golden Earring – In My House - 5.5 105. Radiohead – The Numbers - 3 106. Garbage - Supervixen - 9 107. Adele – Hometown Glory - 5 108. Bob Dylan – To Ramona - 5.5 109. Art Blakey & Jazz Me...
by Akhenaten
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 183
Views: 63312

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

90. Woody Guthrie – I Ain’t Got No Home In This World Anymore - 8 91. Judas Priest - United - 4.5 92. Fiona Apple - Limp - 9.5 93. The Harptones – Life Is But a Dream - 6.5 94. Bruce Springsteen – Take ‘Em As They Come - 5.5 95. Nirvana - Dive - 5 96. Son House – Death Letter - 7 97. Branford Marsal...
by Akhenaten
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 44
Replies: 15
Views: 6750

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 44

Television - Marquee Moon
by Akhenaten
Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 9864

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

GROUP RHO
Erasure | Drama!
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Foster the People | Houdini
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
by Akhenaten
Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 55421

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Album results: [63.5] Toyah - Anthem : 1 vote, 100 points lol pee.ass: i really grab the resultatos of this poll. gut joblem everybodi I wanted to check it out but didn't get the chance! :o I voted for 4 Toyah songs. But nobody else joined me. Shocking! :D :o Tear down the wallpaper Turf out the ca...
by Akhenaten
Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll
Replies: 126
Views: 43733

Re: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll

1 | Prince | 1999 2 | The Jam | A Town Called Malice 3 | Michael Jackson | Thriller 4 | Echo And The Bunnymen | The Back Of Love 5 | Michael Jackson | Billie Jean 6 | Blancmange | Living On The Ceiling 7 | Prince | Little Red Corvette 8 | Yazoo | Don't Go 9 | The Human League | Mirror Man 10 | Thoma...
by Akhenaten
Mon Apr 01, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 231
Views: 87292

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

78. Erik B. & Rakim – My Melody - 4.5 79. Oliver Koletzki – lyéwaye (Hatzler Remix) - 2.5 80. Prince – Colonized Mind - 4.5 81. The Smiths – Sheila Take a Bow - 7 82. Lucinda Williams – Metal Firecracker - 3.5 83. B.B. King – I Can’t Lose - 5 84. Giorgio Moroder – (Theme from) Midnight Express -...
by Akhenaten
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 11237

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

1. David Bowie - Young Americans
2. Le Tigre - Le Tigre
3. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math
4. Pet Shop Boys - Concrete
by Akhenaten
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 231
Views: 87292

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

70. Iron Maiden – Paschendale - 7 71. Inglebirds - Intro - 3 72. Os Paralamas Do Sucesso – Lanterna dos Afogados - 2 73. Archie Shepp - Hipnosis - 2 74. James Brown & His Furious Flames – Tell Me What I Did Wrong - 5.5 75. Les Rita Mitsouko, featuring Sparks – Singing in the Shower - 6.5 76. Lee...
by Akhenaten
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 231
Views: 87292

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

59. The Fixx – Red Skies - 6 60. Belle and Sebastian – The Act of the Apostle (I) - 5.5 61. Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry – When It’s Love Time - 7 62. Albin de La Simone – Le grand amour - 6 63. The Replacements – Hold My Life - 4 64. Mall Grab – B.F.O.D.A.A.S. - 2.5 65. The “5” Royales – Crazy,...
by Akhenaten
Sat Mar 09, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 61488

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs

1. You Can't Always Get What You Want 2. Shine A Light 3. Paint It Black 4. 19th Nervous Breakdown 5. Honky Tonk Women 6. Let It Bleed 7. Jumping Jack Flash 8. Rocks Off 9. Get Off Of My Cloud 10. 2000 Light Years From Home 11. Sympathy For the Devil 12. Doom And Gloom 13. Mother's Little Helper 14....
by Akhenaten
Tue Mar 05, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 279
Views: 102080

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

55. Minnie Riperton – Inside My Love - 6 (re-rated)
56. Janet Jackson - If - 7
57. Alain Bashung - Madame rêve - 8
58. My Chemical Romance – Famous Last Words - 7

I enjoyed these last 3. :D
by Akhenaten
Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 55421

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Songs: 1 | Soft Cell | Tainted Love 2 | Queen & David Bowie | Under Pressure 3 | Adam & The Ants | Stand & Deliver 4 | Landscape | Einstein A Go Go 5 | Tenpole Tudor | Swords Of A Thousand Men 6 | Fun Boy Three | The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum) 7 | Joan Jett & The Blackhear...
by Akhenaten
Mon Mar 04, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 41
Replies: 12
Views: 5766

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 41

The Prodigy - Breathe
(rest in peace Keith)
by Akhenaten
Thu Feb 28, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 48778

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Albums: 1 | David Bowie | Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps) 2 | The Jam | Sound Affects 3 | Hazel O'Connor | Breaking Glass 4 | Original French Cast | Les Misérables 5 | Peter Gabriel | Peter Gabriel 3: Melt I've changed my songs list a bit, so just re-posting, rather than you having to hunt for it:...
by Akhenaten
Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 279
Views: 102080

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

49. Empire of the Sun – Walking on a Dream - 3
50. Britney Spears - Everytime - 4
51. Game Theory – Like a Girl Jesus - 6
52. Eminem - Drug Ballad - 5.5
53. The Heavy – How You Like Me Now - 9
54. Joan Baez – Silver Dagger - 5
55. Minnie Riperton – Inside My Love - 7
by Akhenaten
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 13402

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP EPSILON
Joydrop | Beautiful
Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix)
Alanis Morissette | The Couch
Aldous Harding | Elation


GROUP ZETA
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed
Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue
Little River Band | It's A Long Way There
Aaliyah | Miss You
by Akhenaten
Wed Feb 20, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03
Replies: 10
Views: 5296

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03

The Heavy - Heavy For You
by Akhenaten
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 36
Views: 11239

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2

GROUP GAMMA
LaVern Baker | Saved
The Heavy | Short Change Hero
Iggy Pop | Little Know It All
Stevie Wonder | Do I Do

GROUP DELTA
Cage the Elephant | Ain't No Rest for the Wicked
Mitski | Texas Reznikoff
Ennio Morricone | Chi Mai
Gilberto Gil | Quilombo, o el Dorado Negro
by Akhenaten
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 279
Views: 102080

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

40. Rush - Yyz - 3.5 41. Monks – I Hate You - 3 42. Car Seat Headrest – Not What I Needed - 4 43. Rooney – When Did Your Heart Go Missing? - 4 44. John Mellencamp - What If I Came Knocking - 4 45. Tyler, The Creator, featuring Frank Ocean & Steve Lacy – 911/Mr. Lonely - 2.5 46. Guns ‘N Roses - P...
by Akhenaten
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 40
Replies: 14
Views: 6080

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 40

Simon & Garfunkel - The Boxer

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