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by acroamor
Fri Jun 01, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Ye
Replies: 24
Views: 936

Kanye West - Ye

On my first listen right now. Seems like he still hasn’t shaken his Yeezus/TLOP habit of mixing great lines with horrible ones. Production solid.
by acroamor
Thu May 31, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (09) May 31
Replies: 5
Views: 1514

Re: MCCh 2018 (09) May 31

52 - Camp Cope: How To Socialise & Make Friends - 74,3 (77,0 / 13)
53 - Soccer Mommy: Clean - 74,3 (75,6 / 17)
54 - Caroline Rose: Loner - 74,2 (78,9 / 7)

funny seeing three of my favorite albums of the year all next to each other
by acroamor
Wed May 30, 2018 6:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 131
Views: 7886

Re: Albums of 2018

1. Dream Wife - Dream Wife 2. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour 3. U.S. Girls - In a Poem Unlimited 4. Lucy Dacus - Historian 5. Caroline Rose - LONER 6. Camp Cope - How to Socialize and Make Friends 7. The Caretaker - Everywhere at the end of time - stage four 8. Courtney Barnett - Tell Me How You Real...
by acroamor
Mon May 28, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1354

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

1. “Jeannie Becomes a Mom” - Caroline Rose 2. “Temporary Bliss State” - The Caretaker 3. “Rainbow” - Kacey Musgraves 4. “Love Without Reason” - Dream Wife 5. “The Opener” - Camp Cope 6. “Night Shift” - Lucy Dacus 7. “Scorpio Rising” - Soccer Mommy 8. “Hopefulessness” - Courtney Barnett 9. “Stir Fry”...
by acroamor
Fri May 25, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10
Replies: 25
Views: 623

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10

Julia Holter - Ekstasis vs. Babatunde Olatunji - Drums of Passion for the tiebreaker
by acroamor
Mon May 21, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.18
Replies: 16
Views: 418

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.18

Caroline Rose - Jeannie Becomes a Mom
by acroamor
Sat May 19, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artists That Will Gain Acclaim Over Time
Replies: 23
Views: 956

Re: Artists That Will Gain Acclaim Over Time

Death Grips will be acknowledged as revolutionary, as will Grimes.
by acroamor
Thu May 17, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 151
Views: 8334

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I will be submitting a list, probably not a top 1000 but definitely more than my top 100 I submitted three years ago. Amazing lists everyone, such an impressive diversity of opinions and backgrounds. It's always fascinating to see specifically what people have as their number ones. I don't know if a...
by acroamor
Thu May 17, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: what genre is this
Replies: 2
Views: 193

Re: what genre is this

Yung-Lean-core
by acroamor
Thu May 03, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15
Replies: 11
Views: 640

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15

Brad wrote:if you need another:
Grouper - The Birthday Song


Seconded.
by acroamor
Tue May 01, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 131
Views: 7886

Re: Albums of 2018

1. Dream Wife - Dream Wife 2. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour 3. U.S. Girls - In a Poem Unlimited 4. Lucy Dacus - Historian 5. The Caretaker - Everywhere at the end of time - stage four 6. First Aid Kit - Ruins 7. Kali Uchis - Isolation 8. Migos - Culture II 9. tUnE-yArDs - I can feel you creep into m...
by acroamor
Thu Apr 19, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics
Replies: 11
Views: 575

Re: Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics

Huge lyrics fan here so I couldn't disagree more. It's not universal, but they deeply inform my understanding and personal relationship with a song. Even if it's not necessarily tied in to the concrete meaning of the words, the prosody and rhythm of the lyrics can make or break a song. And while in ...
by acroamor
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 7253

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

Yeah I gotta say, when I first heard about this poll, I predicted the top 3 would be Joni Kate and Bjork. Happy to get it right! Even if I think Joni should be number one. Thank you BleuPanda for an incredible rollout
by acroamor
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham
Replies: 6
Views: 501

Re: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham

Fleetwood Mac are amazing musicians but are also the pettiest band in the world. This type of drama has typified them from the start.
by acroamor
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Weekly Chart - The Classics Edition - Nominations wanted !
Replies: 31
Views: 1060

Re: The Weekly Chart - The Classics Edition

I like this idea quite a bit

My nomination is "Blue Motel Room" by Joni Mitchell
by acroamor
Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 131
Views: 7886

Re: Albums of 2018

I was gonna make a new thread, but that felt a little too self-promotion-y. As some of y'all may know, I'm a film director and I recently finished my first feature film, entitled Progidy . In addition, I served as the composer for it, as well as the soundtrack coordinator. Today, I released the soun...
by acroamor
Fri Feb 02, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women
Replies: 126
Views: 5748

Re: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women

Seeing Burn Your Fire for No Witness, The Trinity Session, WHOKILL (!), The Greatest, and Extraordinary Machine so low made me deeply regret not turning in a ballot.
by acroamor
Thu Feb 01, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.04
Replies: 15
Views: 667

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.04

"So Humble the Afternoon" - Julia Holter
by acroamor
Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread
Replies: 86
Views: 4952

Re: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread

Didn't get a chance to revise my list for this, so here's my most recent copy: 1. MASSEDUCTION - St. Vincent 2. Soft Sounds from Another Planet - Japanese Breakfast 3. DAMN. - Kendrick Lamar 4. Capacity - Big Thief 5. Turn Out the Lights - Julien Baker 6. American Dream - LCD Soundsystem 7. Music fo...
by acroamor
Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Voting
Replies: 18
Views: 1076

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Voting

I'm gonna follow spiritualized's lead. 1. Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds From Another Planet (acroamor) My nomination, so I suppose I'm biased but one of the best albums I've heard recently. From the shoegaze haze of "Diving Woman" through the one-two emotional gutpunch of "Till Dea...
by acroamor
Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"
Replies: 13
Views: 941

Re: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"

Wow, it looks like a bunch of people in this thread aren't making money moves.
by acroamor
Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations
Replies: 27
Views: 1424

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations

Julie Byrne - Not Even Happiness

Didn't realize this was eligible, but definitely:

Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds from Another Planet
by acroamor
Wed Dec 20, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"
Replies: 13
Views: 941

Re: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"

Nobody should have to justify liking either of these songs. They're great. Simple as that.
by acroamor
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When did rock die?
Replies: 34
Views: 2012

Re: When did rock die?

Henry wrote:Perhaps we should put together a poll about songs that discuss the death of rock and roll :-)


Ooh, I'll start:

by acroamor
Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your 2017 Wrapped
Replies: 22
Views: 1416

Re: Your 2017 Wrapped

Oooh man I want to play. I don't use Spotify though, so here's the playcounts from my old laptop's iTunes, which are basically a 2016-2017 wrapped as of early November. https://scontent.fatl1-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/23172889_10213016254693937_4964131646947329717_n.jpg?oh=33ac5fcaee4ec73b5eef4a82131...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 60th Grammy Nominations
Replies: 5
Views: 439

60th Grammy Nominations

The Recording Academy just released the Grammy Nominations for this next year, and they're... surprisingly decent? For an organization known for getting it wrong more than getting it right, I don't mind this year's batch of nominees. The top four categories are: Record of the year "Redbone"...
by acroamor
Mon Nov 27, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 3411

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Neil Young - Cowgirl in the Sand

Wham! - Careless Whisper

They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse in Your Soul

The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin' in the Sand)

Tenor Saw - Ring the Alarm

HAIM - The Wire

Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
by acroamor
Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9571

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Up Where We Belong - Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes (3660)
by acroamor
Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9571

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Cake - I Will Survive (8924)
by acroamor
Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 9060

Re: It has happened! Really!!

My ten album streak is: 636 Basement Jaxx Remedy 637 Can Ege Bamyasi 638 The National Alligator 639 Of Montreal Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer? 640 Al Green Let's Stay Together 641 Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... 642 The Slits Cut 643 Motörhead Ace of Spades 644 The Cure Seventeen Seconds 6...
by acroamor
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9571

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Justice - Waters of Nazareth (5048)
by acroamor
Wed Nov 15, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9571

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Tortoise - Djed (4389)
by acroamor
Tue Nov 14, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9571

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

The Velvet Underground - Stephanie Says (7598)
by acroamor
Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 1112

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

“Look at Your Hands” - Tune Yards
by acroamor
Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)
Replies: 76
Views: 5525

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)

I’m going to assume that Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Karen O would be considered as one artist? As well as Micachu and the Shapes / Mica Levi? I’m curious how we would count songs like, say, “Scale it Back” by DJ Shadow ft. Little Dragon, which features a female singer on a male-produced instrumental. And ove...
by acroamor
Sat Oct 21, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 41429

Re: Albums of 2017

Finally took the time to make a list: 1. DAMN. - Kendrick Lamar 2. MASSEDUCTION - St. Vincent 3. Soft Sounds from Another Planet - Japanese Breakfast 4. Semper Femina - Laura Marling 5. American Dream - LCD Soundsystem 6. Music for People in Trouble - Susanne Sundfor 7. Capacity - Big Thief 8. Cultu...
by acroamor
Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 1422

Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

I heard a rumor that there may be a Taylor Swift x Future collaboration coming up.

Also,
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by acroamor
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 1422

Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Easily the best of her new singles.
by acroamor
Tue Oct 17, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - The Finals
Replies: 31
Views: 2482

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - The Finals

Saint Etienne - So Tough
by acroamor
Sun Oct 08, 2017 3:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2016 and 2017!!
Replies: 106
Views: 9496

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2016 and 2017!!

I'll follow the established lead and only nominate female or female-lead acts:

1. Lucinda Williams
2. Sharon Van Etten
3. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
4. Suzanne Vega
5. Laura Marling
6. Julianna Barwick
7. Julie London
8. Best Coast
9. Angel Olsen
10. Kaki King
by acroamor
Wed Sep 20, 2017 2:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- Prediction Thread
Replies: 242
Views: 20265

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- Prediction Thread

I think most people are waiting for see their favourites than discover new artists on the top, am I wrong? I think that's everyone's initial reaction, yeah. And then at the very end it's almost like watching a horse race. But I feel like after the whole thing finishes, we'll see people starting to ...
by acroamor
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88626

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

If we're going to continue to merely pay lip service to appreciating the diversity of this list, question the credentials, knowledge and intentions of voters, and demean the taste of others, then my time in this forum may be reaching its end. I've become continually frustrated with this forum's inc...
by acroamor
Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88626

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Excellent rollout and presentation! Thank you all for your hard work. Very interesting mix of music. Excited to see some completely unfamiliar names in the mix - should be some fun discoveries in there. And thrilled to see so many 2016 releases doing well! I considered it a phenomenal year for music...
by acroamor
Fri Sep 01, 2017 1:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: LCD Soundsystem - American Dream
Replies: 49
Views: 5681

Re: LCD Soundsystem - American Dream

Only heard it the once beside a few individual track listens, but a real pleasure. I might agree that there's not anything on the same scale as an "All My Friends, but for my money their most cohesive other than This Is Happening.
by acroamor
Wed Aug 30, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.31
Replies: 12
Views: 1327

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.31

when Diving Woman doesn't make it through

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by acroamor
Thu Aug 17, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.8
Replies: 20
Views: 1912

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.8

Julia Holter - Loud City Song
by acroamor
Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Complex - The 35 Best Young Thug Songs (2017)
Replies: 1
Views: 538

Re: Complex - The 35 Best Young Thug Songs (2017)

:? Not including "Old English" at all?
by acroamor
Wed Aug 02, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.6
Replies: 17
Views: 1724

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 2.6

1. The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds of The 13th Floor Elevators
2. Angelo Badalamenti - Soundtrack from Twin Peaks
3. Ween - God Ween Satan: The Oneness
4. Old Crow Medicine Show - Remedy
by acroamor
Sat Jul 29, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Never be a hipster.
Replies: 64
Views: 6008

Re: Never be a hipster.

I NEED TO HAVE SOME KIND OF AN OUTLET TO MY EMOTIONS. IF IT'S NOT ACCLAIMED MUSIC, I DON'T KNOW WHAT IS Make art, man. You've clearly got a lot of emotions and interesting ideas. Put them in a song. A short story. A poem. Interpretative dance, whatever. Art comes about when normal methods of dealin...
by acroamor
Wed Jul 12, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of R&B: Nominations
Replies: 28
Views: 3127

Re: Music of R&B: Nominations

In a similar vein to not including "Hey Ya!" in the hip-hop poll, can we please leave "Get Lucky" off of the R&B list? There may be some debate on it, but I for one would not consider it R&B.

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