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by Schüttelbirne
Fri Oct 30, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 91
Views: 1387

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

870. Carla Bley & Paul Haines | Escalator Over the Hill: I wholeheartedly agree with the official picks Hotel Overture (one of the best pieces of jazz of the '70s) and Why ("His head full of other people's stomachs"). 859. Faust | Faust IV: Here I also agree with the official picks "The Sad Skinhead...
by Schüttelbirne
Fri Oct 30, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

659. The Go! Team - Bottle Rocket: 7/10
by Schüttelbirne
Thu Oct 29, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 91
Views: 1387

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

894. Charles Mingus | Let My Children Hear Music I have to disagree with the official picks. My favorites are "Don't Be Afraid, the Clown's Afraid Too" and "Hobo Ho" , though "The Chill of Death" would be a close third. 891. Popol Vuh | Hosianna Mantra Another disagreement: My votes are for the titl...
by Schüttelbirne
Thu Oct 29, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

658. The "5" Royales - Laundromat Blues: 6/10
by Schüttelbirne
Wed Oct 28, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

656. Jamie T - Sheila: 8/10
657. Jacques Dutronc - Les Cactus: 6/10
by Schüttelbirne
Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 91
Views: 1387

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

924. Kate Bush | The Sensual World: "The Sensual World" and "This Woman's Work"
by Schüttelbirne
Wed Oct 28, 2020 6:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 91
Views: 1387

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

A bit late to the party. I thought this was gonna be a lot of work, and then it turned out I only voted for 4 of these albums... 972. Max Roach | We Insist! gets a vote for Triptych 959. Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice | Jesus Christ Superstar: The Last Supper is a must, but also King Herod's Song . ...
by Schüttelbirne
Tue Oct 27, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Semifinals!
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Semifinals!

3 | Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid vs. 1 | The Decemberists - The Crane Wife
4 | Depeche Mode - Songs of Faith and Devotion vs. 2 | Rodriguez - Cold Fact
by Schüttelbirne
Tue Oct 27, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 233
Views: 7859

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Thanks for the great rollout!

Could you please add me as one of the Biggest Fans on The Modern Lovers? I had it at number #21.
by Schüttelbirne
Mon Oct 26, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

655. Tocotronic - Die Idee ist gut, doch die Welt noch nicht bereit: 7/10
by Schüttelbirne
Sun Oct 25, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

654. HAIM - If I Could Change Your Mind: 4/10
by Schüttelbirne
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Holden Reviews Horror Movies
Replies: 24
Views: 466

Re: Holden Reviews Horror Movies

A few suggestions with an added emphasis on the non-English ones worth looking at: 박쥐 [Thirst] (Chan-wook Park, South Korea 2009) Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari [The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari] (Robert Wiene, Germany 1920) The Descent (Neil Marshall, UK 2005) A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (Ana Lily Am...
by Schüttelbirne
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2002: Round 3, Week 7
Replies: 9
Views: 124

Re: Music of 2002: Round 3, Week 7

ALBUMS 1 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot vs. 2 | The Flaming Lips | Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots 3 | Interpol | Turn On the Bright Lights vs. 4 | Sigur Rós | ( ) SONGS 1 | The Flaming Lips | Fight Test vs. 5 | Tom Waits | Alice 3 | Wilco | Poor Places vs. 4 | Bright Eyes | Lover I Don't Have to Lo...
by Schüttelbirne
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2002: Round 2, Week 6
Replies: 13
Views: 1342

Re: Music of 2002: Round 2, Week 6

To make sure someone breaks the tie, you could add "TIEBREAK NEEDED" or something like that to the subject of the post, so people who don't look into these threads know they may be needed.
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: "Biggest Fan" for Albums?
Replies: 8
Views: 273

Re: "Biggest Fan" for Albums?

I actually wanted to run this but was waiting for the final results. I was thinking of a random album every week, in the same format as Rob is running Biggest Fan. That's great! I just wanted to make sure this was not a throwaway idea that was gonna be forgotten about. I'll be looking forward to it...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 24, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

652. The Nits - In the Dutch Mountains: 7/10
653. The Orioles - Baby, Please Don't Go: 5/10
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 24, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: "Biggest Fan" for Albums?
Replies: 8
Views: 273

"Biggest Fan" for Albums?

A while back some people had the idea to do something like "Biggest Fan" for the albums that only received one vote in the albums poll (I think it was spiritualized and mileswide, but maybe my mind mixed those two up, sorry if that's the case). Since Holden is currently presenting the results, I wan...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 6 (FINALE)
Replies: 20
Views: 320

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 6 (FINALE)

The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers

Probably not surprising.
"Spotlight" did grow on me over the last few weeks, but I still don't care for it (and I really did try). Well, I can't like everything...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 24, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 6 (FINALE)
Replies: 20
Views: 320

2020 Songs So Far: Round 6 (FINALE)

Welcome to the final round of this game! I want to thank everyone who nominated and voted in the individual rounds. This was a lot of fun and I made some great discoveries along the way. Let's move on to the last match-up. Please vote for your favorite: The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers vs. Jessie Ware |...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 24, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 5 (Semi-Finals)
Replies: 15
Views: 1643

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 5 (Semi-Finals)

14 voters this week. Thanks for the participation!

The results:

The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers wins over Dua Lipa | Levitating: 9 - 5
Jessie Ware | Spotlight wins over Run the Jewels | a few words for the firing squad (radiation): 7 - 6

Next up: The final round!
by Schüttelbirne
Thu Oct 22, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

649. The Meters - Fire on the Bayou: 5/10
650. Yo La Tengo - I Heard You Looking: 8/10
651. Sylvester - You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real): 5/10
by Schüttelbirne
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2002: Round 2, Week 6
Replies: 13
Views: 1342

Re: Music of 2002: Round 2, Week 6

ALBUMS 8 | Bruce Springsteen | The Rising vs. 3 | Godspeed You! Black Emperor | Yanqui U.X.O. 4 | Sleater-Kinney | One Beat vs. 6 | Eminem | The Eminem Show 2 | Bright Eyes | Lifted or The Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground vs. 7 | Norah Jones | Come Away with Me 5 | The Books | Thoug...
by Schüttelbirne
Tue Oct 20, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Quarterfinals!
Replies: 39
Views: 979

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Quarter-Finals!

6 | Cocteau Twins - Treasure vs. 4 | Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid 2 | Fiona Apple - When the Pawn… vs. 1 | The Decemberists - The Crane Wife 8 | Vince Guaraldi - A Charlie Brown Christmas vs. 7 | Depeche Mode - Songs Of Faith And Devotion 5 | The Upsetters - Super Ape vs. 3 | Rodriguez - Cold Fact
by Schüttelbirne
Mon Oct 19, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

648. James Brown and the Furious Flames - I Don't Mind: 6/10
by Schüttelbirne
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

646. Tindersticks - If You Are Looking for a Way Out: 7/10
647. Kasabian - Days Are Forgotten: 7/10
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 17, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 5 (Semi-Finals)
Replies: 15
Views: 1643

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 5 (Semi-Finals)

1 | The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers vs. 3 | Dua Lipa | Levitating
2 | Run the Jewels | a few words for the firing squad (radiation) vs. 4 | Jessie Ware | Spotlight
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 5 (Semi-Finals)
Replies: 15
Views: 1643

2020 Songs So Far: Round 5 (Semi-Finals)

Welcome to the semi-finals! All you have to do is listen to the songs and vote for your favorite in the individual matchups. You may only vote if you have actually heard all the songs in the matchup you're voting for. The deadline is October 24th at 12:00 (UTC). If you want to see the entire bracket...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals)
Replies: 18
Views: 2076

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals) (TIE-BREAK NEEDED!)

Thank you, spiritualized!

That means, The Beths and Run the Jewels move on to the next round.
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 17, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals)
Replies: 18
Views: 2076

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals)

15 voters this week. Thanks for the participation! Here are the results: 2. Dua Lipa | Levitating wins over The Strokes | Ode to the Mets: 9 - 6 4. Jessie Ware | Spotlight wins over Jessie Ware | Remember Where You Are: 8 - 6 We have two ties! Can somebody please break the tie(s), so we can move on ...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 17, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS
Replies: 10
Views: 1422

Re: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS

Take her to the moon for me. Okay? https://m.media-amazon.com/images/M/MV5BOTgxMDQwMDk0OF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwNjU5OTg2NDE@._V1_SY1000_CR0,0,674,1000_AL_.jpg 5. Inside Out (83.68 (1080) points | 14 votes) Release Year: 2015 Director: Pete Docter Story: Pete Docter & Ronnie del Carmen Screenplay: Josh C...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 17, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS
Replies: 10
Views: 1422

Re: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom! https://m.media-amazon.com/images/M/MV5BMTYzMDM4NzkxOV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwNzM1Mzg2NzM@._V1_SY1000_CR0,0,674,1000_AL_.jpg 12. Toy Story 4 (69.03 (926) points | 9 votes) Release Year: 2019 Director: Josh Cooley Stor...
by Schüttelbirne
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

645. The Gun Club - Hearts: 7/10
by Schüttelbirne
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS
Replies: 10
Views: 1422

Re: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS

The Top 12 tomorrow!
by Schüttelbirne
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS
Replies: 10
Views: 1422

Re: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS

The Queen and I put the decision to you, my lords. Might our young people decide for themselves who they will love? https://m.media-amazon.com/images/M/MV5BMzgwODk3ODA1NF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwNjU3NjQ0Nw@@._V1_SY1000_CR0,0,675,1000_AL_.jpg 16 (17). Brave (61.41 (843) points | 11 votes) Releae Year: 2012...
by Schüttelbirne
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS
Replies: 10
Views: 1422

AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS

Welcome to the results of the Pixar poll! We had 17 voters: BleuPanda bootsy Daniel FrankLotion Gillingham Honorio Michel mileswide Mulholland Nassim Nick Petri prosecutorgodot Rocky Raccoon Schüttelbirne The_Claw whuntva Many thanks for the participation! The formula I used is 2100/(Rank+20) . I wa...
by Schüttelbirne
Fri Oct 16, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting
Replies: 22
Views: 6678

Re: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting

1. WALL-E
2. Toy Story 3
3. Coco
4. Ratatouille
5. Finding Nemo
6. Toy Story 2
7. The Incredibles
8. Monsters, Inc.
9. Up
10. Toy Story
11. Finding Dory
12. Inside Out
13. Monsters University
14. Brave
15. Cars

This poll is officially closed. The rollout will probably start later today.
by Schüttelbirne
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

642. Prince - Marz: 5/10
643. Maya Jane Coles - Simple Things: 5/10
644. Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash - Girl from the North Country: 7/10
by Schüttelbirne
Thu Oct 15, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2002: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 11
Views: 1797

Re: Music of 2002: Round 2, Week 5

ALBUMS 1 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot vs. 5 | Broken Social Scene | You Forgot It in People 2 | The Flaming Lips | Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots vs. 7 | Queens of the Stone Age | Songs for the Deaf 3 | Interpol | Turn On the Bright Lights vs. 6 | Johnny Cash | American IV: The Man Comes Around 4...
by Schüttelbirne
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 4.2
Replies: 28
Views: 2131

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 4.2

1. Fugazi | Repeater
2. The Decemberists | The Crane Wife
3. Anna Meredith | FIBS
4. Rodriguez | Cold Fact

Now I won't post for at least a day to enjoy my new title. :twisted:
by Schüttelbirne
Mon Oct 12, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

640. Matthew Sweet - Winona: 5/10
641. GoGo Penguin - Protest: 6/10
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 10, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals)
Replies: 18
Views: 2076

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals)

2 | The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers vs. 1 | Grimes | Delete Forever 5 | Dua Lipa | Levitating vs. 6 | The Strokes | Ode to the Mets 3 | Run the Jewels | a few words for the firing squad (radiation) vs. 4 | Charli XCX | forever 8 | Jessie Ware | Spotlight vs. 7 | Jessie Ware | Remember Where You Are
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 10, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals)
Replies: 18
Views: 2076

2020 Songs So Far: Round 4 (Quarter-Finals)

Welcome to the quarter-finals! All you have to do is listen to the songs and vote for your favorite in the individual matchups. You may only vote if you have actually heard all the songs in the matchup you're voting for. The deadline is October 17th at 12:00 (UTC). If you want to see the entire brac...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 10, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 3
Replies: 18
Views: 1928

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 3

16 voters this week. Thanks for the participation! The results: 1. The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers wins over HAIM | I Know Alone: 9 - 6 2. Grimes | Delete Forever wins over Run the Jewels | walking in the snow: 8 - 6 3. Dua Lipa | Levitating wins over Sufjan Stevens | My Rajneesh: 8 - 6 4. The Strokes ...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 10, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

635. The House of Love - I Don't Know Why I Love You: 7/10 636. NuFrequency ft. Ben Onono - Fallen Hero (Motor City Drum Ensemble Remix): 6/10 635. X - When Our Love Passed Out on the Couch: 6/10 636. Robert Palmer - Sailin' Shoes: 6/10 637. U2 - The Miracle (of Joey Ramone): 5/10 638. Small Faces -...
by Schüttelbirne
Tue Oct 06, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 4.1
Replies: 22
Views: 2008

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 4.1

1. Sigur Rós - ( )
2. Kate Bush - The Sensual World
3. Dinosaur Jr - Farm
4. The Upsetters - Super Ape
by Schüttelbirne
Mon Oct 05, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 3
Replies: 18
Views: 1928

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 3

5 | The Beths | Jump Rope Gazers vs. 15 | HAIM | I Know Alone 3 | Grimes | Delete Forever vs. 7 | Run the Jewels | walking in the snow 4 | Sufjan Stevens | My Rajneesh vs. 11 | Dua Lipa | Levitating 2 | Simmy ft. Sino Msolo | Ngihamba Nawe vs. 10 | The Strokes | Ode to the Mets 6 | Run the Jewels |...
by Schüttelbirne
Mon Oct 05, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2002: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 19
Views: 1734

Re: Music of 2002: Round 1, Week 4

A great week. I have no illusions about the chances of my album nomination's chances, but I hope somebody likes it (I'm talking about Today Is the Day). ALBUMS 3 | Bright Eyes | Lifted or The Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground vs. 6 | Thrice | The Illusion of Safety 7 | Norah Jones | ...
by Schüttelbirne
Mon Oct 05, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 75
Views: 7675

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

R, S and T are finished!
Quite a few albums don't have a Metacritic page; I noted that in the comments column.
There's also two or three albums with a language other than English, but I couldn't find out which language it is. I also noted that in the comments.
by Schüttelbirne
Sun Oct 04, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1950s: Final List Submissions
Replies: 13
Views: 7056

Re: Films of the 1950s: Final List Submissions

I will start the roll out tomorrow. Nine people have voted: The_Claw, mileswide, bonnielaurel, Michel, Gillingham, whuntva, BleuPanda, Miguel, Greg and me. and voted in every yearly polls (Schüttelbirne even nominated two wild card movies). If you are going to vote for in the final please let me kn...
by Schüttelbirne
Sat Oct 03, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2020
Replies: 194
Views: 9707

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2020

632. Roxy Music - Still Falls the Rain: 5/10