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by acroamor
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2010s EOD Recommendation Thread
Replies: 5
Views: 153

Re: 2010s EOD Recommendation Thread

A few releases that I feel don't get discussed here often that I really adore. Best Coast - Crazy for You (2010): A California beach album if there ever was one, Best Coast never quite reached the heights they did here and on the singles that preceded it. Still, every song here is a poppy, punky (bu...
by acroamor
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16

1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Tom Waits - Closing Time
by acroamor
Sat Jul 06, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 903

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15

I think I might have nominated Marry Me a few years back? Not certain, but happy to see it here once more. I remember Actor a couple of years ago, although you may be thinking of another year. I checked and I think it was the year after Actor, and it got out the very first round. Glad to see it's f...
by acroamor
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 903

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

I think I might have nominated Marry Me a few years back? Not certain, but happy to see it here once more.
by acroamor
Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time (dealine: June 30, 2019)
Replies: 89
Views: 46132

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time (dealine: June 30, 2019)

1. Mogwai - "2 Rights Make 1 Wrong" 2. Miles Davis - "Blue in Green" 3. Kashiwa Daisuke - "Stella" 4. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - "Storm" 5. Beach Boys - "Let's Go Away for a While" 6. Flaming Lips - "Sleeping on the Roof" 7. Godspeed You...
by acroamor
Sun Jun 30, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 58
Views: 35280

Re: Songs of 2019

Halfway through the year, here’s a top twenty. 1. Fidlar ft. K. Flay - “Called You Twice” 2. Sharon Van Etten - “Seventeen” 3. Better Oblivion Community Center - “Exception to the Rule” 4. William Tyler - “Fail Safe” 5. Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus - “Old Town Road (Remix)” 6. Better Oblivion Commu...
by acroamor
Sat Jun 22, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 133
Views: 67150

Re: Albums of 2019

We're at around the halfway point of the year, so I've got a top twenty for now. I'm especially curious to hear the William Basinski, Baroness, Cinematic Orchestra, and Fontaines D.C. records. 1. Better Oblivion Community Center - Better Oblivion Community Center 2. Lady Lamb - Even in the Tremor 3....
by acroamor
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12
Replies: 29
Views: 3912

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12

1. Gene Clark - No Other
2. The Olivia Tremor Control - Music from the Unrealized Film Script: Dusk at Cubist Castle
by acroamor
Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 4595

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

Romain wrote:Excuse me, it's rare but I don't understand the meaning of "shoe-in"! Can you explain please? Thanks.


He meant that he thought the Elvis Costello album was pretty much guaranteed to win, but now the quality of the Mano Negra album makes the result seem less certain.
by acroamor
Thu May 30, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10
Replies: 26
Views: 9908

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10

1. Joni Mitchell - Hejira

4. Kid Cudi - Man on the Moon: The End of Day
by acroamor
Tue May 21, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 28
Views: 12138

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

1. Bob Dylan - Desire
4. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek
by acroamor
Thu May 16, 2019 4:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 47
Replies: 12
Views: 8135

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 47

Waxahatchee - Swan Dive
by acroamor
Tue May 07, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 8391

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1

Yes!

Aldous Harding | Elation
Love | August
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed
Marijata | I Walk Alone
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
by acroamor
Tue May 07, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 8391

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1

Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
AURORA | Running with the Wolves
Bhundu Boys | Chemedzevana
Lucio Battisti | Anima latina
The Heavy | Short Change Hero
by acroamor
Sun May 05, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.6
Replies: 26
Views: 8818

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.6

1. Mogwai - Young Team
3. Micachu - Jewellery
by acroamor
Sat May 04, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100
Replies: 66
Views: 22494

Re: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100

Proud to have nominated the track placing dead last!
by acroamor
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5
Replies: 27
Views: 7488

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5

1. Elliott Smith - From a Basement on a Hill
3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges
by acroamor
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 12
Replies: 25
Views: 8745

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 12

GROUP PSI
Candy Bars | Landscape
The Verve | She's a Superstar
Les Rita Mitsouko & The Sparks | Singing in the Shower
The Mark & Clark Band | Worn Down Piano

GROUP OMEGA
Hamlet Gonashvili | Tsintskaro
Love | August
Emily King | Distance
1,000 Mexicans | The Last Pop Song
by acroamor
Wed Apr 24, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 45
Replies: 10
Views: 6385

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 45

Brad wrote:Nico - These Days


Seconded.
by acroamor
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 42
Views: 13303

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

4. Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku
by acroamor
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 11196

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

GROUP CHI
Billy Nicholls | Girl from New York
Mills Brothers | Nagasaki
Suuns | Mirror Mirror
Jesca Hoop | The Lost Sky

:music-rockon:
by acroamor
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 11196

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

GROUP PHI
Imogen Heap | Climb to Sakteng
Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 | Cup Of Dreams
Agalloch | In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion
Eimear Quinn | The Voice
by acroamor
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 42
Views: 13303

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

1. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
2. The Velvet Underground - VU
3. Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps
by acroamor
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 133
Views: 67150

Re: Albums of 2019

1. Better Oblivion Community Center - Better Oblivion Community Center 2. Sharon Van Etten - Remind Me Tomorrow 3. FIDLAR - Almost Free 4. Lady Lamb - Even in the Tremor 5. William Tyler - Goes West 6. Julia Jacklin - Crushing 7. Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising 8. Maggie Rogers - Heard It in a Past Lif...
by acroamor
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 58
Views: 35280

Re: Songs of 2019

Cold Butterfly wrote:unpopular opinion - old town road goes fucking hard :music-guitarred:


Seconded. Lil Nas X is giving me the same vibes I got out of the Odd Future crew back in 2011 - they're very skilled at capturing specific cultural moments and will likely mature into very successful and idiosyncratic artists.
by acroamor
Thu Apr 11, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 27
Views: 10343

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

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

GROUP UPSILON
Lauren Hoffman | Broken'
The Commodores | Zoom
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
by acroamor
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 60047

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

I like to think I contributed to that high placement, having it as my number one, which I know is sacrilege to some Rolling Stones fans.
by acroamor
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 35
Views: 12172

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

Had a busy week last week so missed the chance to vote, but thankfully I'm already familiar with the majority of the albums this week.

1. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There
2. blink-182 - Enema of the State
3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks
by acroamor
Sun Apr 07, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 224
Views: 128481

Re: Concerts you have coming up

Just saw Better Oblivion Community Center last night and seeing Mitski with Jay Som on Tuesday in Athens. Particularly excited because I've never seen any musical artist three times (not counting college bands who I saw play house parties every other weekend) and now both Mitski and Jay Som will rea...
by acroamor
Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 9521

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini
by acroamor
Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 9521

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Erasure | Drama!
by acroamor
Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your old reactions to certain songs, at that age
Replies: 22
Views: 8098

Re: Your old reactions to certain songs, at that age

I definitely think those age ranges are imperfect. A lot of what I listened to at 13 or 14 was video game soundtracks, and while I do possess a certain fondness for them, they're such a minor part of my listening habits now I barely think of them. I do have an intense fondness for the new music of m...
by acroamor
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 12780

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

Not really indicative of my thoughts on the matter, but this article made me chuckle:

https://www.stereogum.com/2038631/grimes-art-angels-piece-of-crap-stain-on-life/news/
by acroamor
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 39
Views: 11104

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Does anyone live in Georgia (the stateside one) or the surrounding area? I do remember seeing that another former member does, but I forget who and it was quite some time ago. You may be remembering that I used to live in Athens, GA during college, but I'm in LA now. It's funny, I have no idea wher...
by acroamor
Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 39
Views: 11104

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Does anyone live in Georgia (the stateside one) or the surrounding area? I do remember seeing that another former member does, but I forget who and it was quite some time ago.
by acroamor
Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Discussion thread for 1982 Michael Jackson, Leaving Neverland
Replies: 34
Views: 10566

Re: Discussion thread for 1982 Michael Jackson, Leaving Neverland

Whew, kudos for raising a difficult point. I've recently had this same reaction to many other artists - whether or not to give them support, particularly in any sort of public forum. For example, I was considering getting very into the artist Brand New right when the Jesse Lacey allegations dropped ...
by acroamor
Fri Mar 29, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8
Replies: 27
Views: 9067

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8

GROUP PI
Lucio Battisti | Anima latina
Mylène Farmer | California
Joachim Witt | Goldener Reiter
France Gall | Ella, elle l’a
by acroamor
Fri Mar 29, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 10915

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

4. Pet Shop Boys - Concrete
by acroamor
Thu Mar 28, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8
Replies: 27
Views: 9067

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8

GROUP OMICRON
George | Special Ones
Bedhead | Powder
Bhundu Boys | Chemedzevana
Nolan Strong & The Diablos | If I (Could Be With You Tonight)
by acroamor
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 10915

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

1. Fiona Apple - Tidal
2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine
3. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math
by acroamor
Wed Mar 27, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 231
Views: 84159

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

85. blink-182 – Stay Together for the Kids
10/10

haven't voted in most of this but gotta throw a perfect score to any and all Blink content I see
by acroamor
Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 9747

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

GROUP XI
The Field Mice | Emma's House
Rufus Wainwright | Chelsea Hotel #2
The J.B.'s | The Grunt
The Exponents | Why Does Love Do This To Me?
by acroamor
Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 9747

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

GROUP NU
WITCH | Chifundo
David Bowie | Dead Man Walking
Another Sunny Day | I'm In Love With A Girl Who Doesn't Know I Exist
Steve Perry | Strung Out
by acroamor
Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06
Replies: 20
Views: 5932

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06

William Tyler - Virginia Is For Loners
by acroamor
Mon Mar 18, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD
Replies: 76
Views: 17882

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD

Masterpiece: 2013 | Vampire Weekend | Modern Vampires of the City 2010 | Kanye West | My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 2008 | Fleet Foxes | Fleet Foxes 2005 | Sufjan Stevens | Illinois Great: 2015 | Kendrick Lamar | To Pimp a Butterfly 2007 | LCD Soundsystem | Sound of Silver 2016 | David Bowie | ★...
by acroamor
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 8325

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

GROUP MU
The Front Lawn | Andy
Marijata | I Walk Alone
Chaweewan Dumnern | Lam Toey Chaweewan
Mørland and Debrah Scarlett | A Monster Like Me
by acroamor
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 42
Replies: 7
Views: 2306

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 42

Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse of the Heart
by acroamor
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 8325

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

GROUP LAMBDA
Sleeper Agent | That's My Baby
Jack Drag | We Could've Been Big
Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain)
Tom Milsom | Cable Rat King
by acroamor
Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 8325

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5

I think the title of this thread might not be right?
by acroamor
Tue Mar 12, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 56
Views: 21477

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

To my knowledge, Buckingham Nicks has never been (legally) re-released or placed on streaming services. I believe this has quite a bit to do with Lindsey and Stevie's tumultuous on-and-off relationship, and with Lindsey currently out of Fleetwood Mac, I don't see a re-release happening anytime soon.

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