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by Setherex
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 16
Views: 1790

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Setherex: Thanks for doing the Spotify playlist again! It’s no rush but when do you think it will be ready? (I figured it would be better to ask than to continue checking several times per day if you have added it to your post above.) Haha, sorry to keep you guessing and checking. It's up! Updated ...
by Setherex
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)
Replies: 8
Views: 856

Re: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)

OK, I made the mistake of listening to the Grimes/Janelle Monae, Selena Gomez, and Randy Newman tracks, and goddammit here's another three for the list. I also think there might be more genre lists. (Also, I had no idea OMD were still together. The more you know!) "Venus Fly" has been aro...
by Setherex
Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 16
Views: 1790

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I'm going to be so confused if LCD Soundsystem ends up with an album in the top 5 and nothing in the top 10 songs...where is the love for How Do You Sleep and Tonite? It's definitely odd for an artist who's song ranking is 50 spots higher than their album ranking. I never really felt a monster sing...
by Setherex
Thu Dec 07, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 16
Views: 1790

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Updated 12/13 through top 181

by Setherex
Thu Nov 30, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 21
Views: 1192

Re: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone (US)

TVFan365 wrote:Does that mean they included the original Mask Off version or the remix?

Also re: this, there's no reason it can't be both. This website will likely include both anyway.
by Setherex
Thu Nov 30, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 21
Views: 1192

Re: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone (US)

Rob wrote:Most of these Rolling Stone choices were hits, but surprisingly few of them appear on the great albums. Is the gap between single and album getting bigger and bigger?

No. Rolling Stone is just fascinatingly bad at this.
by Setherex
Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: U2 - Songs of Experience
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: U2 - Songs of Experience

Judging by the reviews, it seems that if you like U2, you'll probably think it's fine, and if you don't like U2, you'll haaaaaaattttteeee it. This is the most unsurprising thing you could have posted in this thread. Between them and Taylor Swift, I wish music critics could come to more of a consens...
by Setherex
Wed Nov 29, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 21
Views: 1192

Re: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone (US)

10. Future, "Mask Off" 9. Lana Del Rey feat. the Weeknd, "Lust for Life" 8. Portugal. The Man, "Feel It Still" 7. Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee feat. Justin Bieber, "Despacito" 6. Migos feat. Lil Uzi Vert, "Bad and Boujee" 5. U2, "Lights of Home&...
by Setherex
Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017: Grammy Nominations (Record, Album)
Replies: 13
Views: 367

Re: EOY 2017: Grammy Nominations (Record, Album)

I will still never understand why we take Record of the Year but not Song of the Year into consideration. Record of the Year of the year only takes the proudction and vocals into considerations not the lyrics. Song of the Year takes the lyrics into consideration. So they both make up the whole of w...
by Setherex
Mon Nov 27, 2017 5:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: U2 - Songs of Experience
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: U2 - Songs of Experience

What's the opposite of hype?
by Setherex
Sun Nov 12, 2017 6:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 140
Views: 3463

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/song/S16122.htm

Just starting off - there's an odd thing where this song is listed on the 2015 charts, but its song page lists it as a 2016 release?

The song was originally performed live in 2014, officially released in 2016, for the record.
by Setherex
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: LCD Soundsystem - American Dream
Replies: 49
Views: 3075

Re: LCD Soundsystem - American Dream

Nick wrote:Premature first reaction: A very good/great album, but easily their weakest. There's some filler in the first half

This opinion will not age well.
by Setherex
Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Glen Campbell (1936-2017)
Replies: 2
Views: 283

R.I.P. Glen Campbell (1936-2017)

Glen Campbell -- legendary country music singer best known for his 1975 hit, "Rhinestone Cowboy" -- has died after a long battle with Alzheimer's ... TMZ has learned. Campbell died Tuesday around 10 AM in a Nashville facility for Alzheimer's patients ... according to a source close to his...
by Setherex
Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Upcoming Albums: August 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 1100

Re: Upcoming Albums: August 2017

I was considering starting up the weekly topics if I had time, Bleu. I assume you wouldn't mind. I remain too focused on the weekly releases to not want to spur on more discussion on the side :P

Also - I hadn't seen that Kesha cover yet. Quite something.
by Setherex
Thu Jul 27, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Arcade Fire - Everything Now
Replies: 41
Views: 2833

Re: Arcade Fire - Everything Now

BleuPanda wrote:It looks like we might be getting our first Arcade Fire album that isn't a critical darling.

Even better, actually!

It's bad.
by Setherex
Thu Jul 20, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Chester Bennington (1976 - 2017)
Replies: 7
Views: 676

R.I.P. Chester Bennington (1976 - 2017)

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has committed suicide ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us the singer hanged himself at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in L.A. County. His body was discovered Thursday just before 9 AM. Chester was married with 6 children from 2 wiv...
by Setherex
Mon Jul 17, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 196
Views: 16151

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

Hey Henrik, Awesome stuff so far! Looking brilliant. Just wanted to ask out of curiosity - it appears that in all the recent versions of the 2017 update that you start the song IDs out at #9887 (!!!'s "Must Be the Moon"). However, on the current AM song spreadsheets for the website, the la...
by Setherex
Tue Jun 20, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Prodigy (1974-2017)
Replies: 4
Views: 509

R.I.P. Prodigy (1974-2017)

Prodigy, one half of Mobb Deep, has died in Las Vegas ... TMZ has learned. He's battled health problems for years, most notably suffering from sickle cell, but right now the cause of death is unknown. Prodigy was in Vegas over the weekend performing with the "Art of Rap" tour ... with Gho...
by Setherex
Fri May 26, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs that make you happier than anything
Replies: 21
Views: 1365

Re: Songs that make you happier than anything

Speaking of, my go-to 'I need to be happier right now' song has been CCR's "Lookin' Out My Back Door" for a few years now. Look at all those happy creatures dancing on the lawn!
by Setherex
Fri May 26, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs that make you happier than anything
Replies: 21
Views: 1365

Re: Songs that make you happier than anything

I made very good friends at summer camp through bonding over a shared love of Black Hole Sun. There's no happiness in the song, and I take no joy in Cornell's ultimate fate, but the song itself is beautiful, and every time I think of it, I think of my friend and all the good music we've bonded over...
by Setherex
Fri May 26, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs that make you happier than anything
Replies: 21
Views: 1365

Re: Songs that make you happier than anything

Took off all the sad songs. They shouldn't make me happy, especially Black Hole Sun. I definitely don't want to be seen as sadistic. I meant "sadistic" in a playful way more so than a negative way, haha, of course I don't want to take away the general happiness you feel towards anything i...
by Setherex
Fri May 26, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs that make you happier than anything
Replies: 21
Views: 1365

Re: Songs that make you happier than anything

Oh, I always knew it was sad. But it's a beautiful kind of sadness, y'know? Some things are hard to explain. As of late, it's made me more sad than happy, I'll admit, but I'm always glad to hear it. Your ability to take something unbearably sad, recognize it for its immense beauty, but somehow take...
by Setherex
Fri May 26, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs that make you happier than anything
Replies: 21
Views: 1365

Re: Songs that make you happier than anything

Sometimes a song doesn't necessarily need to be happy for me to take in the beauty of it all. I stopped myself a few times from listing depressing (Time to Pretend) or angry (Superstition) songs just because they sound beautiful to me, but in some cases I can even get past that because the tune is ...
by Setherex
Thu May 18, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Chris Cornell (1964-2017)
Replies: 21
Views: 1785

R.I.P. Chris Cornell (1964-2017)

According to his representative, rocker Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of Soundgarden and later Audioslave, has died at age 52. In a statement to The Associated Press, Brian Bumbery says Cornell died Wednesday night in Detroit. Bumbery called the death “sudden and unexpected” and...
by Setherex
Fri May 12, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Releases Week of 5/12/2017
Replies: 14
Views: 1076

Re: New Releases Week of 5/12/2017

So, uh, am I just supposed to ignore this PWR BTTM album now?

Anyone who chooses to skip out on it - it's a fine album, there's nothing too special you're missing out on regardless.
by Setherex
Sun Apr 02, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2017 (05) March 31
Replies: 7
Views: 2316

Re: MCCh 2017 (05) March 31

Is it my turn to be "that guy"? Someone has to :D I'd like to point out for all that haven't given it a listen yet - Mount Eerie's album is, by all means, an incredible piece of art. The fact that it isn't #1 on this list is nothing short of a brash critical error that will be fixed with ...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 18, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Chuck Berry (1926 - 2017)
Replies: 9
Views: 936

R.I.P. Chuck Berry (1926 - 2017)

Legendary rock and roll songwriter and guitarist Chuck Berry dies at 90, St. Charles County Police Department says.


https://twitter.com/ABC/status/843222685861732353

by Setherex
Mon Feb 13, 2017 1:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Grammys 2017
Replies: 28
Views: 2171

Re: Grammys 2017

PlasticRam wrote:Or my personal fav is Sailor's Guide, but that'd be really unlikely to win.

You say that as if the Grammys are in any way predictable.
by Setherex
Fri Jan 27, 2017 3:30 am
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

And with that, the final update of the Spotify playlist as well: through top 600 songs.

Many thanks to Sweepstakes Ron for the brilliant work! :music-rockon:
by Setherex
Wed Jan 18, 2017 3:59 am
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Spotify updated through top 471 songs. Apologies for the delay.
by Setherex
Wed Dec 21, 2016 6:49 am
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Spotify updated through top 330 songs.
by Setherex
Tue Dec 20, 2016 4:05 am
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 94
Views: 34687

Re: EOY 2016 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

arianagrande666 wrote:beyonce deserves #1 tbh, ive listened to that album more than any other this year except maybe the life of pablo

I think that would make Drake's "Views" our international album of the year, actually.
by Setherex
Thu Dec 15, 2016 5:13 pm
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

[10] Drake feat. Wizkid and Kyla | One Dance To be fair, I'm pretty sure several of us have heard "One Dance" multiple times over the last year and still have no idea who those two people are. [6] Rae Sremmurd feat. Gucci Mane | Black Beatles The subject of 2016's best tweet , obviously.
by Setherex
Thu Dec 15, 2016 2:16 am
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Spotify updated through top 270 songs.
by Setherex
Sat Dec 10, 2016 12:04 am
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Spotify updated through top 178 songs.
by Setherex
Thu Dec 08, 2016 6:19 pm
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Spotify updated through top 153 songs.
by Setherex
Tue Dec 06, 2016 5:52 pm
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 25511

Re: EOY 2016 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Will be updating the 2016 songs list with a Spotify playlist, per usual.

Last Updated: Jan. 26, 2016
Through Top 600 Songs

by Setherex
Sat Sep 17, 2016 4:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Beat;es - Yesterday and Today
Replies: 3
Views: 555

Re: The Beat;es - Yesterday and Today

Might it not be better to count list placings for this album with those for Rubber Soul or Revolver, with which most of the overlap is. No. there are actually several Capitol releases for which there aren't more-or-less analogous British equivalents (The Beatles' Second Album, Beatles VI, and Hey J...
by Setherex
Wed Aug 31, 2016 6:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 33 2016
Replies: 56
Views: 5708

Re: AMF Chart Week 33 2016

Setherex, are you out there? Not that you don't deserve a vacation after doing this every week. Hi! I am indeed, and I apologize greatly to everyone waiting for the AMF Chart update, I've just encountered a severe run of work/traveling/life events and haven't had the chance to sit in the Forum for ...
by Setherex
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Mega-Critic (Aug 15)?
Replies: 2
Views: 432

Re: Mega-Critic (Aug 15)?

Such an urgency for poor Otis.

For fairness, I've updated the AMF Chart three days late before. No one seemed to mind too much. Heavy burdens lie on heavy shoulders :D
by Setherex
Mon Aug 15, 2016 3:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 33 2016
Replies: 56
Views: 5708

AMF Chart Week 33 2016

Welcome to Week 33 of the AMF Chart! The chart that, judging from the nominations this year, knows exactly what it loves. Here are your rankings for Week 32 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. The Avalanches feat. Jonathan Donahue - "Colours" (8) 2. Father John Misty -...
by Setherex
Sun Aug 14, 2016 5:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2016 Album List - An Experiment
Replies: 10
Views: 1303

Re: 2016 Album List - An Experiment

Updated. 308 albums.
by Setherex
Sat Aug 13, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 32 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1695

Re: AMF Chart Week 32 2016

My weekly reminder to get your votes, nominations, and seconding nominations in before the new poll tomorrow! My noms for the week:

Wild Beasts - "He the Colossus"
Danny L Harle - "Super Natural"
Eluvium - "Regenerative Being"
by Setherex
Thu Aug 11, 2016 9:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Green Day New Single
Replies: 4
Views: 577

Re: Green Day New Single

As this forum's biggest Green Day fan, I was really looking forward to what Green Day had in store for us next, but now I'm really not. As this forum's foremost expert on the sampling of Nina Simone recordings in hip hop songs, I'm dubious as to where you got the grounds to make such a claim :mrgre...
by Setherex
Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 32 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1695

Re: AMF Chart Week 32 2016

Apologies Romain and spirit - I didn't realize at the time, Preoccupations' "Anxiety" is a repeat nomination, and would need two seconding nominations to re-enter the Chart. Feel free to try renominating it for next / another week's Chart if you still want to support it! And apologies to J...
by Setherex
Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 32 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1695

AMF Chart Week 32 2016

Welcome to Week 32 of the AMF Chart! The chart where nobody speaks - nobody gets choked. Here are your rankings for Week 31 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. Radiohead - "Present Tense" (7) 2. The Avalanches feat. Jonathan Donahue - "Colours" (7) 3. Wilco -...

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