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by hectorthebat
Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

PJ Harvey's 50 greatest songs – ranked! - https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/ ... ngs-ranked
by hectorthebat
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

The Beatles' singles – ranked! https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/sep/26/the-beatles-singles-ranked Prince's 50 greatest singles – ranked! https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/sep/12/prince-50-greatest-singles-ranked Missy Elliott's solo singles – ranked! https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019...
by hectorthebat
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1969

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

1. Blur - 13
2. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
4. Peter Gabriel - Us
by hectorthebat
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: Mercury Music Prize 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 2846

Re: Mercury Music Prize 2019

The winner is dave!
by hectorthebat
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 15
Views: 3015

The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/sep/13/100-best-albums-of-the-21st-century 100 Fiona Apple The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do (2012) 99 Rihanna Anti- (2016) 98 Rokia Traoré Tchamantché (2008) 97 Róisín Murphy Ru...
by hectorthebat
Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

Joni Mitchell's albums – ranked!: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/ ... ums-ranked
by hectorthebat
Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 34
Views: 5237

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

Blur - 13
Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
Benjamin Britten - War Requiem [London Symphony Orchestra]
by hectorthebat
Mon Aug 05, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

Miles Davis's 20 greatest albums – ranked! - https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/ ... ums-ranked
The 30 greatest Disney songs – ranked!- https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/ ... ngs-ranked
by hectorthebat
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 7569

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

1. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
2. blink-182 - Enema of the State
3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks
4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
by hectorthebat
Thu Jul 25, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: Mercury Music Prize 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 2846

Mercury Music Prize 2019

Anna Calvi – Hunter Black Midi – Schlagenheim Cate Le Bon – Reward Dave – Psychodrama Foals – Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost Fontaines DC – Dogrel Idles – Joy As an Act of Resistance Little Simz – Grey Area Nao – Saturn SEED Ensemble – Driftglass Slowthai – Nothing Great About Britain The 1975 –...
by hectorthebat
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

Stevie Wonder – every studio album ranked! : https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/ ... bum-ranked
by hectorthebat
Tue Jul 02, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 6740

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15

1. Bloc Party - Silent Alarm
2. Todd Terje - It's Album Time
3. St. Vincent - Marry Me
4. Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen
by hectorthebat
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

Nirvana's 20 greatest songs – ranked!: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/jun/20/nirvanas-20-greatest-songs-ranked Bruce Springsteen's albums – ranked!: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/may/30/bruce-springsteen-albums-ranked The best UK garage tracks – ranked!: https://www.theguardian.com/...
by hectorthebat
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13
Replies: 21
Views: 13845

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13

1. Jackson Browne - Running on Empty
2. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
3. Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever
4. Neil Diamond - Hot August Night
by hectorthebat
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12
Replies: 29
Views: 12821

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12

1. Gene Clark - No Other
2. The The - Soul Mining
3. The Soundtrack of Our Lives - Welcome to the Infant Freebase
4. Sky - Sky 2
by hectorthebat
Mon May 20, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 3
Replies: 26
Views: 15948

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 3

1 | Chris Bell | You and Your Sister 4 | Billy Nicholls | Girl from New York 5 | Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta 8 | The Field Mice | Emma's House 9 | Metric | Gold Guns Girls 2 | Stevie Wonder | Do I Do 3 | David Axelrod | Holy Thursday 6 | Ennio Morricone | Chi Mai 7 | Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue 10 |...
by hectorthebat
Fri May 10, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7
Replies: 30
Views: 14361

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7

Blur - 13
David Bowie - Lodger
Spinners - Spinners
The Crocketts - The Great Brain Robbery
by hectorthebat
Thu May 02, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

by hectorthebat
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5
Replies: 27
Views: 10907

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5

Elliott Smith - From a Basement on a Hill
Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain
Ry Cooder - Paris, Texas
BADBADNOTGOOD - III
by hectorthebat
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 42
Views: 17834

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
Crowded House - Crowded House
Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
Yo La Tengo - Summer Sun
by hectorthebat
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 27
Views: 13339

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
The Commodores | Zoom
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
by hectorthebat
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 35
Views: 15986

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

1. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There
2. blink-182 - Enema of the State
3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks
4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
by hectorthebat
Sat Mar 30, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

Giorgio Moroder – his 20 greatest songs: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/mar/28/giorgio-moroder-his-20-greatest-songs-ranked The 20 greatest breakup songs ever: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/mar/14/the-20-greatest-breakup-songs-ever-ranked Aphex Twin's best songs: https://www.theguar...
by hectorthebat
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 38
Views: 11829

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5

GROUP IOTA
Jaga Jazzist - Tocatta
Youssou N’Dour - Leaving (Dem)
Game Theory - Like a Girl Jesus
Thrice - Image of the Invisible


GROUP KAPPA
Bon Jovi - Only Lonely
Fishmans - Walking in the Rhythm
Nightpool Neon - Perfume From Now On
AURORA - Running with the Wolves
by hectorthebat
Sat Mar 02, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 56
Views: 32388

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

No, without Tom Waits - although maybe that'll lead to some interesting discussion on the week in question! So it's this album, then? https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/gavin-bryars/the-sinking-of-the-titanic-1/ It's ranked at #2368 on AM. Hmmm. I'm sure there was a version without Tom waits, ...
by hectorthebat
Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 91st Academy Award Nominations
Replies: 1
Views: 6206

Re: 91st Academy Award Nominations

Winners were:

Black Panther – Ludwig Göransson
"Shallow" from A Star Is Born – Music and Lyrics by Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, and Andrew Wyatt; Performed by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper
by hectorthebat
Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 56
Views: 32388

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

No, without Tom Waits - although maybe that'll lead to some interesting discussion on the week in question!
by hectorthebat
Thu Feb 21, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Brit Awards (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 4644

Re: EOY 2018 - Brit Awards (UK)

British single: Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa – One Kiss
British album: The 1975 – A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships
by hectorthebat
Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Brit Awards (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 4644

EOY 2018 - Brit Awards (UK)

Nominations: British Album of the Year The 1975 – A Brief Inquiry into Online Relationships Anne-Marie – Speak Your Mind Florence and the Machine – High as Hope George Ezra – Staying at Tamara's Jorja Smith – Lost & Found British Single of the Year Anne-Marie – "2002" Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa – "O...
by hectorthebat
Sun Feb 17, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

The greatest banned songs of all time: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/ ... ime-ranked
by hectorthebat
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Post 5,000!
Replies: 8
Views: 5563

Re: Post 5,000!

Fem tusen takk!
by hectorthebat
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 36
Views: 13933

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2

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



GROUP DELTA
Mitski | Texas Reznikoff
Ennio Morricone | Chi Mai
Gilberto Gil | Quilombo, o el Dorado Negro
Cage the Elephant | Ain't No Rest for the Wicked
by hectorthebat
Fri Jan 04, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

by hectorthebat
Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 32
Views: 15959

Re: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)

"Tracks by Black Midi, Eris Drew and Pusha T featured in our top 100 but didn’t feature on all streaming services, and so have been replaced on the top 100 playlists with the next most popular tracks."
by hectorthebat
Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 6042

Re: EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)

5 lists so far, all with different number ones! Interesting...
by hectorthebat
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

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: 6696

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: 7187

Re: Mercury Music Prize 2018

Wolf alice
by hectorthebat
Thu Sep 20, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

Re: Guardian "ranked" lists

by hectorthebat
Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Guardian "ranked" lists
Replies: 16
Views: 20366

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: 16
Views: 20366

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: 6800

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: 1895

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: 7187

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: 3887

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