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by hectorthebat
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 5
Views: 2596

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

Queen's 50 UK singles: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/oct/26/queen-freddie-mercury-50-uk-singles-ranked Cher's 30 greatest songs: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/oct/18/chers-30-greatest-songs-ranked Lil Wayne's albums: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/oct/04/lil-waynes-albums-r...
by hectorthebat
Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.4
Replies: 25
Views: 2698

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.4

1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde vs. Pet Shop Boys - Actually
2. Soulwax - As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2 vs. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
3. The Knife - Deep Cuts vs. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista
4. Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain vs. Dolly Parton - Jolene
by hectorthebat
Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mercury Music Prize 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1614

Re: Mercury Music Prize 2018

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by hectorthebat
Thu Sep 20, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 5
Views: 2596

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

by hectorthebat
Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 5
Views: 2596

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

Barry Manilow's Greatest Songs: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/aug/30/barry-manilow-all-his-greatest-songs-ranked Every Mercury Prize-winning album: https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2018/jul/26/every-mercury-prize-winning-album-ranked Best Paul Simon albums: https://www.theguardian.com/mu...
by hectorthebat
Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 5
Views: 2596

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

If any of these are eligible, I'll transcribe them here
by hectorthebat
Fri Aug 24, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7
Replies: 24
Views: 1747

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7

1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde vs. The Black Keys - Brothers 2. Soulwax - As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2 vs. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact 3. The Knife - Deep Cuts vs. Fred Pallem - Le sacre du tympan (Le retour) 4. Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain vs. New Radicals - Maybe You've Been Brainwashed Too
by hectorthebat
Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Popjustice £20 Music Prize
Replies: 2
Views: 449

Popjustice £20 Music Prize

Don't know if this is eligible:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Popjustic ... usic_Prize

If it is, I'll transcribe it here.
by hectorthebat
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mercury Music Prize 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1614

Mercury Music Prize 2018

https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/articles/9c84c8d2-d0bc-4ec9-986e-ac3a24f6641b Arctic Monkeys: Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino Everything Everything: A Fever Dream Everything Is Recorded: Everything Is Recorded by Richard Russell Florence + the Machine: High As Hope Jorja Smith: Lost And Found King Krule...
by hectorthebat
Sun Jul 22, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2
Replies: 19
Views: 1168

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
by hectorthebat
Fri Jul 13, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1
Replies: 26
Views: 1667

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1

1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things vs. Johnny Cash - American III: Solitary Man 2. Townes Van Zandt - The Late Great Townes Van Zandt vs. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit 3. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth vs. Nina Simone - In Concert 1964 4. M. Ward - Hold Time vs. Pescado Rabioso - ...
by hectorthebat
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 1398

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

1. Pet Shop Boys - Actually vs. Muse - Origin of Symmetry
2. Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful vs. Lady Gaga - The Fame Monster
3. Damien Rice - My Favorite Faded Fantasy vs. Meade ‘Lux’ Lewis - Cat House Piano
4. Lady Lamb - After vs. Philip Glass - Akhnaten
by hectorthebat
Wed Jun 27, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15
Replies: 17
Views: 1185

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15

1. Erykah Badu - Baduizm vs. Billy Joel - The Stranger 2. Bright Eyes - Lifted or the Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground vs. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 3. Jeff Buckley - Sketches For My Sweetheart the Drunk vs. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista 4. Dolly Parton ...
by hectorthebat
Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13
Replies: 20
Views: 2735

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13

1. The Moody Blues - Days of Future Passed vs. Pixies - Trompe le Monde 2. 2 Many DJ's - As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2 vs. Rufus Wainwright - Want One 3. Melody's Echo Chamber - Melody's Echo Chamber vs. The Knife - Deep Cuts 4. Lavender Country - Lavender Country vs. Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain
by hectorthebat
Sun Jun 03, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 5
Views: 2596

Guardian "ranked" lists

*Greatest Detroit tracks ever: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/mar/08/from-mc5-to-jeff-mills-the-greatest-detroit-tracks-ever-ranked * Songs from teen movies: https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/mar/15/the-best-songs-from-teen-movies-ranked * Songs with 10 weeks at number one: https://www.t...
by hectorthebat
Tue May 29, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11
Replies: 24
Views: 3067

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11

1. Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid vs. Swans - The Seer
2. Foals - Total Life Forever vs. Beach House - Depression Cherry
3. The Residents - Not Available vs. The Bees - Free The Bees
4. Sweet Trip - Velocity: Design: Comfort vs. The Distillers - Sing Sing Death House
by hectorthebat
Wed May 09, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8
Replies: 29
Views: 2424

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8

1. My Morning Jacket - Z vs. Graham Parker & The Rumour - Squeezing Out Sparks 2. Nick Lowe - Jesus Of Cool vs. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues 3. U2 - Melon: Remixes for Propaganda vs. Apples In Stereo - New Magnetic Wonder 4. Mari Boine - Idjagieđas: In the Hand of the Night vs. Travis Sco...
by hectorthebat
Wed May 02, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7
Replies: 21
Views: 1674

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7

1. Midnight Oil - Diesel and Dust vs. Kanye West - 808s and Heartbreaks 2. Jean-Michel jarre - Oxygène vs. Joan Manuel Serrat - Mediterraneo 3. Jon Hassell and Brian Eno - Fourth World, Vol. 1: Possible Musics vs. Venetian Snares - Rossz csillag alatt született 4. Gogol Bordello - Gypsy Punks: Under...
by hectorthebat
Thu Apr 26, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6
Replies: 16
Views: 1508

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6

1. Motorhead - Ace of Spades vs. Cyndi Lauper - She's so Unusual
2. Grant Green - Idle Moments vs. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan
3. Tom Petty - Wildflowers vs. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine
4. Santigold - Master of My Make-Believe vs. Aimee Mann - Music from the Motion Picture Magnolia
by hectorthebat
Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5
Replies: 19
Views: 1828

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5

1. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - The Good Son vs. Portishead - Portishead 2. Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band - Shiny Beast vs. The Darkness - Permission to Land 3. The Coral - Magic & Medicine vs. Snog - Beyond the Valley of the Proles 4. Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 (Moscow Philh...
by hectorthebat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4
Replies: 19
Views: 1711

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan vs. Lily Allen - Alright Still
2. Tubeway Army - Replicas vs. John Talabot - Fin
3. Blanck Mass - World Eater vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Space - Spiders vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
by hectorthebat
Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 2111

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3

1. The Police - Zenyatta Mondata vs. Perfume Genius - Too Bright
2. Carly Rae Jepsen - E*MO*TION vs. Sleater Kinney - One Beat
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Djeli Moussa Diawara - Yasimika
4. Dr. Dog - We All Belong vs. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome
by hectorthebat
Wed Mar 28, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Paste - The 30 Best Albums of 1988
Replies: 0
Views: 1303

Paste - The 30 Best Albums of 1988

https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2018/03/the-best-albums-of-1988.html 30. Dinosaur Jr: Bug 29. Fishbone: Truth and Soul 28. They Might Be Giants: Lincoln 27. Boogie Down Productions: By Any Means Necessary 26. Van Morrison & The Chieftains: Irish Heartbeat 25. The Pogues: If I Should Fall ...
by hectorthebat
Wed Mar 28, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2
Replies: 25
Views: 2112

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2

1. Johnny Cash - American III: Solitary Man vs. Underworld - Dubnobasswithmyheadman 2. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II) vs. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit 3. Nina Simone - In Concert 1964 vs. Panda Bear - Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper 4. Pescado Rabioso - Artaud vs. The Blue Aeroplanes - ...
by hectorthebat
Wed Mar 21, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.1
Replies: 20
Views: 1644

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.1

. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things vs. Small Faces - Ogdens' Nut Gone Flake 2. Townes Van Zandt - The Late Great Townes Van Zand t vs. CHVRCHES - Every Open Eye 3. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth vs. The Polyphonic Spree - The Beginning Stages of... 4. M. Ward - Hold Time vs. Yehuda Poliker ...
by hectorthebat
Thu Feb 22, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Brit Awards (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 827

Re: EOY 2017 - Brit Awards (UK)

Winners:

British single: Rag’n’Bone Man – Human

British album: Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
by hectorthebat
Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Brit Awards (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 827

EOY 2017 - Brit Awards (UK)

http://www.brits.co.uk/nominees MASTERCARD BRITISH ALBUM OF THE YEAR Dua Lipa - 'Dua Lipa' Ed Sheeran - '÷' J Hus - 'Common Sense' Rag'n'Bone Man - 'Human' Stormzy - 'Gang Signs & Prayer' BRITISH SINGLE Calvin Harris Ft Pharrell Williams/ Katy Perry/Big Sean - 'Feels' Clean Bandit Ft Zara Larsso...
by hectorthebat
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: EOY 2015
Topic: EOY 2015 - Stoff (NO)
Replies: 0
Views: 1147

EOY 2015 - Stoff (NO)

http://www.stoffmagasin.no/2015/12/26/arets-beste-album/ 10. Lars Vaular – 666 GIR 9. Sufjan Stevens – Carrie & Lowell 8. Deerhunter – Fading Frontier 7. Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp a Butterfly 6. Tame Impala – Currents 5. Majical Cloudz – Are You Alone? 4. Amason – Sky City 3. Jamie XX – In Colour...
by hectorthebat
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 - Stoff (NO)
Replies: 0
Views: 716

EOY 2016 - Stoff (NO)

http://www.stoffmagasin.no/2016/12/25/arets-beste-album-2/ 10. David Bowie – Blackstar 9. The Megaphonic Thrift+ – Få meg til verden i tide 8. Blood Orange – Freetown Sound 7. Whitney – Light Upon the Lake 6. Kanye West – The Life of Pablo 5. Childish Gambino – “Awaken, My Love!” 4. Radiohead – A Mo...
by hectorthebat
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Stoff (NO)
Replies: 0
Views: 410

EOY 2017 - Stoff (NO)

http://www.stoffmagasin.no/2017/12/23/arets-beste-album-3/ 10. Mount Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me 9. Erlend Apneseth Trio – Åra 8. King Krule – The Ooz 7. Jay-Z – 4:44 6. Slowdive – Slowdive 5. SZA – Ctrl 4. Susanne Sundfør – Music for People in Trouble 3. Lorde – Melodrama 2. Lana Del Rey – Lust for...
by hectorthebat
Fri Dec 15, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - i (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 444

EOY 2017 - i (UK)

1. Loyle Carner- Yesterday's Gone 2. Lorde - Melodrama 3. Rapsody- Laila's Wisdom 4. Perfume Genius - No Shape 5. SZA- Ctrl 6. Ghostpoet- Dark Days + Canapes 7. Kendrick Lamar - Damn. 8. Syd- Fin 9. Jessie Ware - Glasshouse 10. Trampolene- Swansea to Hornsea 11. J Hus- Common Sense 12. King Krule - ...
by hectorthebat
Sun Dec 10, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Annie Mac - BBC Radio 1 (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 464

EOY 2017 - Annie Mac - BBC Radio 1 (UK)

https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/playlists/zzzn65 Her selection, listeners can then vote. The Man - The Killers Wall of Glass - Liam Gallagher Can't Do - Everything Everything Lights Out - Royal Blood Cola - CamelPhat & Elderbrook Green Light - Lorde Beautifully Unconventional - Wolf Alice Everything...
by hectorthebat
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:28 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: BBC Music (UK) - 19 albums that define 1991
Replies: 1
Views: 799

Re: BBC Music (UK) - 19 albums that define 1991

By popular demand (not!), here are some of the similar lists: 8 (or 9) huge albums from 1989: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/1prqk6JLsFGqz8nTlbj2JfX/8-or-9-huge-albums-from-1989 Beastie Boys - Paul's Boutique The Cure - Disintegration Faith No More - The Real Thing Janet Jackson - Rhythm N...
by hectorthebat
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: BBC - 30 All Killer No Filler albums (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 539

BBC - 30 All Killer No Filler albums (UK)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/3BQ87kTjJT26lVTbQV8RNC/30-all-killer-no-filler-albums In chronological order - actually only 29 - the 30th is "to be filled". Single critic, but she is a BBC radio DJ. Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin IV Bruce Springsteen ...
by hectorthebat
Tue Aug 29, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: BBC Music (UK) - 19 albums that define 1991
Replies: 1
Views: 799

BBC Music (UK) - 19 albums that define 1991

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/5gnPphr14ql179P7vQsPjJM/19-albums-that-define-1991 The KLF – The White Room Nirvana – Nevermind Primal Scream – Screamadelica Massive Attack – Blue Lines My Bloody Valentine – Loveless R.E.M. – Out of Time Saint Etienne – Foxbase Alpha Prince & The New Po...
by hectorthebat
Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Jazz FM Awards
Replies: 1
Views: 561

Jazz FM Awards

If these will be eligible, I'll transcribe:

http://www.jazzfmawards.com/
by hectorthebat
Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mercury Prize 2017 shortlist
Replies: 4
Views: 1201

Mercury Prize 2017 shortlist

https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2017/jul/27/mercury-prize-2017-shortlist-ed-sheeran-stormzy-the-xx Alt-J: Relaxer The Big Moon: Love in the 4th Dimension Blossoms: Blossoms Loyle Carner: Yesterday’s Gone Dinosaur: Together, As One Glass Animals: How to Be a Human Being J Hus: Common Sense Sampha...
by hectorthebat
Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.4
Replies: 17
Views: 2463

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.4

1. David Bowie - The Next Day vs. The Antlers - Hospice 2. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - No More Shall We Part vs. Prefuse 73 - One Word Extinguisher 3. Roy Orbison & Friends - A Black and White Night Live vs. Agalloch - The Mantle 4. Godspeed! You Black Emperor - Asunder, Sweet And Other Dist...
by hectorthebat
Tue Jul 04, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.2
Replies: 18
Views: 2929

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.2

1. Ghostface Killah - Fishscale vs. Prince & the Revolution - Parade 2. John Zorn - Naked City vs. Jorge Ben - A Tábua de Esmeralda 3. Labradford - Mi Media Naranja vs. John Adams - Nixon in China (performed by Orchestra of St. Luke's) 4. Various Artists - I'm Your Fan vs. Stone Jack Jones - Lov...
by hectorthebat
Sat Jul 01, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2015 Update
Replies: 538
Views: 76243

Re: Errors in the 2015 Update

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cripple_and_the_Starfish

"Cripple and the Starfish" was originally released in 1996, not 2000.
by hectorthebat
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.1
Replies: 29
Views: 3884

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.1

Round 2 votes:

1. The Jam - Sound Affects vs. Bill Callahan - Sometimes I Wish We Were an Eagle
2. Garbage - Version 2.0 vs. Novos Baianos - Acabou chorare
3. Nilsson - Aerial Ballet vs. Almendra - Almendra
4. Mitski - Retired from Sad, New Career in Business vs. Fishmans - Long Season
by hectorthebat
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.1
Replies: 29
Views: 3884

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.1

Tie break votes:

A. Avey Tare and Panda Bear - Spirit They're Gone, Spirit They've Vanished vs. Leonard Cohen - Live Songs
B. Mademoiselle K - Hungry Dirty Baby vx. Babymetal - BABYMETAL
by hectorthebat
Wed Jun 14, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.15
Replies: 18
Views: 2779

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.15

1. The Beatles - Help! vs. Raekwon - Only Built For Cuban Linx… Pt II
2. Wishbone Ash - Argus vs. The Red Crayola - The Parable of Arable Land
3. Nic Jones - Penguin Eggs vs. Fennesz - Becs
4. Thrice - Major/Minor vs. Barbara - Barbara chante Barbara

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