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by Akhenaten
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18786

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

244. Billie Holiday – Don’t Explain - 5 245. The Guess Who – No Time - 6.5 246. Bruce Springsteen – Where the Bands Are - 7 247. Cold Chisel – Forever Now - 4 248. Emmy the Great - MIA - 8 249. Lee “Scratch” Perry & The Upsetters – Roast Fish & Corn Bread - 6 250. John Parr – St. Elmo’s Fire (Man in...
by Akhenaten
Wed Oct 09, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 2122

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3

Julia Holter - Marienbad
Odd Future - Oldie
Charli XCX - You're the One
Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You
Adele - Skyfall
My Blood Valentine - Only Tomorrow
Nick Cave - Higgs Boson Blues
David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
by Akhenaten
Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2852

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

1 | Public Enemy | It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back 2 | The Wonder Stuff | Eight Legged Groove Machine 3 | Pet Shop Boys | Introspective 4 | Erasure | The Innocents 5 | The Pogues | If I Should Fall From The Grace Of God 6 | U2 | Rattle And Hum 7 | Billy Bragg | Workers Playtime 8 | Tra...
by Akhenaten
Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2852

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

1 | Pet Shop Boys | Left To My Own Devices 2 | The Primitives | Crash 3 | Roxette | The Look 4 | U2 | Desire 5 | Martika | Toy Soldiers 6 | Tanita Tikaram | Twist In My Sobriety 7 | Danielle Dax | Big Hollow Man 8 | Prefab Sprout | The King Of Rock 'N' Roll 9 | Hothouse Flowers | Don't Go 10 | Carte...
by Akhenaten
Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 40
Views: 2995

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2

TV on the Radio - Will Do
Chairlift - Amanaemonesia
Laura Marling - Sophia
Of Monsters and Men - Little Talks
Daughter - Youth
Thee Oh Sees - The Dream
The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling
Chvrches - Lies
by Akhenaten
Tue Oct 01, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs
Replies: 72
Views: 4193

Re: Best Motown Songs

Hymie wrote:
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:57 pm
#47 is no good, it's not Motown. The Spinners were on Atlantic then. I moved the next 3 on the list each up one slot, if you want to give me a new #50 you can.
Ok, I'll go for...
1966 | The Temptations | (I Know) I'm Losing You
... as my no.50.
by Akhenaten
Tue Oct 01, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1944

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

Mogwai | Young Team
Goldfrapp | Felt Mountain
Peter Gabriel | Us
by Akhenaten
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs
Replies: 72
Views: 4193

Re: Best Motown Songs

1. 1972 | The Temptations | Papa Was A Rollin' Stone 2. 1970 | Edwin Starr | War 3. 1976 | Stevie Wonder | Sir Duke 4. 1970 | Diana Ross | Ain't No Mountain High Enough 5. 1964 | The Velvelettes | Needle In A Haystack 6. 1973 | The Temptations | Masterpiece 7. 1966 | The Isley Brothers | This Old He...
by Akhenaten
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 12166

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

1 | Pet Shop Boys | Actually 2 | Erasure | The Circus 3 | Deacon Blue | Raintown 4 | Depeche Mode | Music For The Masses 5 | Michael Jackson | Bad 6 | Julian Cope | Saint Julian 7 | Sisters of Mercy | Floodland 8 | Prince | Sign “☮” The Times 9 | George Michael | Faith 10 | Siouxsie & The Banshees |...
by Akhenaten
Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 3241

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1

Beach House - Walk in the Park vs. Beach House - Silver Soul Tame Impala - Solitude is Bliss vs. MGMT - Congratulations Crystal Castles - Celestica vs. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul Marina and the Diamonds - I Am Not a Robot vs. Flying Lotus - Do the Astral Plane The National - Terrible Lo...
by Akhenaten
Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 15563

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Of Monsters And Men - Little Talks (2011)
by Akhenaten
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 15563

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam - A 1000 Times (2016)
by Akhenaten
Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 15563

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Sharon Van Etten - Every Time The Sun Comes Up (2014)
by Akhenaten
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 15563

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Ezra Furman - Restless Year (2015)
by Akhenaten
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 59
Replies: 19
Views: 3085

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 59

Al Wilson - The Snake
by Akhenaten
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 59
Replies: 19
Views: 3085

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 59

StevieFan13 wrote:
Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:42 am
Beth Orton - She Cries Your Name
Seconded
by Akhenaten
Tue Sep 10, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18786

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

234. Yo La Tengo – One PM Again - 4.5 235. George Thorogood and the Destroyers – Bad to the Bone - 8 236. Happy Mondays – Hallelujah - 10 (I love the groove of the whole thing, the Manchester swagger, and the monks!) 237. Laura Nyro – Gibsom Street - 5.5 238. Chuck Person – A3 - 2.5 ( The 8 second p...
by Akhenaten
Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 12166

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

I like 1987 a lot. :happy-partydance: 1 | The Pogues & Kirsty MacColl | Fairytale Of New York 2 | Pet Shop Boys | It's A Sin 3 | Aztec Camera | Somewhere In My Heart 4 | Prince | Sign “☮” The Times 5 | Shakin' Stevens | What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes At Me For 6 | Guns N' Roses | Paradise City ...
by Akhenaten
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7
Replies: 37
Views: 3370

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7

1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles
2. Super Furry Animals - Radiator
3. Flotation Toy Warning - Bluffer's Guide To The Flight Deck
4. Alabama 3 - Exile On Coldharbour Lane
by Akhenaten
Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 266
Views: 46434

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

214. Collective Soul – No More No Less - 6 215. Passion Pit – Moth’s Wings - 5.5 216. Green Day – In the End - 6 217. Madness – The Liberty of Norton Folgate - 10 218. Taana Gardner - Heartbeat - 7 219. The Kinks - Misfits - 4 220. Matchbox Twenty – Hand Me Down - 5 221. Nina Hagen Band – Auf’m Bahn...
by Akhenaten
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18786

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

Yes, the Club Mix is the version I know.
by Akhenaten
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 57
Replies: 15
Views: 5241

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

The KLF & Tammy Wynette - Justified And Ancient
by Akhenaten
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: (Unofficial) Favorite Artists of the 2010s
Replies: 36
Views: 8036

Re: (Unofficial) Favorite Artists of the 2010s

Mine would be something like this: 1. Thea Gilmore 2. St. Vincent 3. Frank Turner 4. Bellowhead 5. Father John Misty 6. Regina Spektor 7. David Bowie 8. Ezra Furman 9. Imelda May 10. The Waterboys 11. Miles Kane 12. The Heavy 13. Take That 14. Emmy The Great 15. Fall Out Boy 16. The Black Keys 17. P...
by Akhenaten
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 266
Views: 46434

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

217. Madness – The Liberty of Norton Folgate This is an easy 10 for me. It's probably my favourite song of the 21st century, and more than likely the song I've listened to the most times since it's release. There's so many bits to it, it's so re-listenable, it's even got a "have a banana" which is ...
by Akhenaten
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 266
Views: 46434

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

203. Erland & The Carnival – Trouble in Mind - 9 204. The Easybeats – Land of Make Believe - 8 205. The National - Ada - 7 206. R.E.M. - Wall of Death - 6 207. Sarah MacLachlan - Adia - 9.5 208. Neil Young - Don’t Cry No Tears - 3.5 209. Frédéric Chopin - Waltz in D-flat major, Op. 64, No. 1, Valse ...
by Akhenaten
Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 195
Views: 119448

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

120. Dwa Plus Jeden - Nowy Wspaniały Świat - 5
143. Noriyuki Iwadare – Godot – The Fragrance of Dark Coffee [Jazz remix] - 3.5
by Akhenaten
Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 177
Views: 37867

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

193. Boudewijn de Groot – Als de rook om je hoofd is verdwenen - 5.5 194. They Might Be Giants – Man, It’s So Loud in Here - 6 195. The Gaslight Anthem - 1,000 Years - 5 196. Vril - UV - 3 197. Have a Nice Life – Holy Fucking Shit: 40,000 - 4 198. The Magnetic Fields – I Don’t Really Love You Anymor...
by Akhenaten
Sun Aug 11, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1986 Recommendations
Replies: 9
Views: 5136

Re: 1986 Recommendations

These are the top songs I voted for that nobody else has (yet)... World Party - Ship Of Fools Karl Wallinger created World Party after leaving the Waterboys, and this has the Waterboys' "big music" thing going on, but poppier, and with some great political lyrics. The Damned - Eloise A fantastic OTT...
by Akhenaten
Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20601

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

3 | World Party | Ship Of Fools 11 | Tuxedomoon | Ship of Fools I'm so very disappointed that the Tuxedomoon album does not have a title track. I will have to content myself with 16 "Ship of Fools" songs (the best one I know at the moment being by World Party). https://www.litkicks.com/FoolSongs Lo...
by Akhenaten
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20601

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

1 | The Bangles | Manic Monday 2 | The Smiths | There Is A Light That Never Goes Out 3 | World Party | Ship Of Fools 4 | The Damned | Eloise 5 | Pet Shop Boys | Suburbia 6 | Bon Jovi | Livin' On A Prayer 7 | Depeche Mode | A Question Of Lust 8 | The Smiths | Panic 9 | Furniture | Brilliant Mind 10 |...
by Akhenaten
Thu Jul 18, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 177
Views: 37867

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 – H...
by Akhenaten
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 25027

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 Fears | ...
by Akhenaten
Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 25027

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 Minds tr...
by Akhenaten
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 188
Views: 92200

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: 110
Views: 25027

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 Sanctuary ...
by Akhenaten
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 194
Views: 35363

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: 57535

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: 260
Views: 41304

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: 57535

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: 211
Views: 172920

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: 195
Views: 119448

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: 13839

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: 211
Views: 172920

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: 211
Views: 172920

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: 98512

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: 57535

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, Den...
by Akhenaten
Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 80776

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: 10671

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: 195
Views: 119448

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...