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by Setherex
Thu Jul 18, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.22
Replies: 8
Views: 1519

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.22

Is the cut-off for the Chart still 6 months, barring additional video/album promotional releases? Just pointing out, since "Overtime" was released in fall 2018, and placed close to the top 150 of last year's EOY chart already.
by Setherex
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Should The Carters' music be listed under Beyoncé and Jay-Z as well?
Replies: 6
Views: 6542

Re: Should The Carters' music be listed under Beyoncé and Jay-Z as well?

I'd obviously feel differently if The Carters were a band or family act (like "The Jacksons"), but this was only the two as a duo. Curiously enough, I came into this topic thinking, "I'd obviously feel differently if EIL was a good album." As it is otherwise, uh... sure? Individual? Whatever. Such ...
by Setherex
Wed May 29, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.15
Replies: 7
Views: 10317

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.15

Don't think the image for the chart entries is working. And FYI, Rodrigo y Gabriela's "Terracentric" has been in the Chart before. I'm assuming at this point you're fine with repeats, though.
by Setherex
Tue May 21, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.13
Replies: 13
Views: 10108

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.13

Rdwdbob wrote:Ramin Djawadi - 'A Song Of Ice And Fire'
Genuinely curious why you would nominate this not-at-all new composition over, say, "The Night King."
by Setherex
Wed May 15, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.13
Replies: 13
Views: 10108

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.13

Up to you how much it matters lol, but just wanted to point out that both the Weyes Blood and Holly Herndon songs have been on the Chart previously.
by Setherex
Thu Apr 11, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 65168

Re: Songs of 2019

unpopular opinion - old town road goes fucking hard :music-guitarred: Counterpoints: 1) Uh, #1 song in America by no slight margin whatsoever, definitely not an unpopular opinion. 2) "Old Town Road" is pretty good. 3) "Old Town Road (Remix) " goes fucking hard. Side point: 4) Certainly a country so...
by Setherex
Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 39
Views: 16371

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 Setherex
Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06
Replies: 20
Views: 7127

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06

As someone who has more than enough experience with running out of time to update the Weekly Chart, a big thank you and congrats to spiritualized on his run of the project. It's quite an effort, and I never expressed how impressed I was with your handling of it ;) Best of luck to LastEnemy on your i...
by Setherex
Tue Mar 12, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: General Movie Discussions
Replies: 23
Views: 11233

Re: General Movie Discussions

Nifty review videos, Bleu. My main opinion, regarding your Best of 2018 video specifically, is that the editing cuts are pretty fast-paced and choppy compared to your narration, which is far slower overall. Not saying one speed is better than the other, but I think a smoother cooperation between the...
by Setherex
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 65168

Re: Songs of 2019

I'll throw in a plug for my personal "Music of Today" playlist - I regularly update a few times a week with new 2019 music, for anyone who might be interested. Optimal for shuffling and discovering :music-listening:

by Setherex
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The New Led Zeppelin
Replies: 11
Views: 5588

Re: The New Led Zeppelin

But in the end, the real issue is that the songs are not memorable. Give them time to become better songwriters. There was nothing memorable on Led Zep I except for "Dazed And Confused" which they stole from Jake Holmes. I mean, it's one thing to support the growth of musicians whom, I agree, can t...
by Setherex
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 10647

EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)

https://pitchfork.com/features/lists-and-guides/the-100-best-songs-of-2018/ Songs: 100. Post Malone - "Rich & Sad" 99. Miya Folick - "Stock Image" 98. Mac Miller - "Self Care" 97. Young Fathers - "In My View" 96. Sharon Van Etten - "Comeback Kid" 95. Frank Ocean - "Moon River" 94. Amber Mark - "Love...
by Setherex
Tue Dec 04, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Stereogum (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 2672

EOY 2018 - Stereogum (US)

https://www.stereogum.com/featured/the-best-albums-of-2018 Albums: 50. Rico Nasty: "Nasty" 49. SOPHIE: "OIL OF EVERY PEARL'S UN-INSIDES" 48. Drug Church: "Cheer" 47. Lil Baby & Gunna: "Drip Harder" 46. Jon Hopkins: "Singularity" 45. The 1975: "A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships" 44. Denzel Cu...
by Setherex
Tue Dec 04, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Hot New Hip Hop (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 1638

Re: EOY 2018 - Hot New Hip Hop (US)

It looks like the US publications are going to largely ignore Kanye's two primarily-attributed albums this year, a baffling notion this time a year ago.
by Setherex
Tue Dec 04, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Uproxx (US)
Replies: 1
Views: 2027

Re: EOY 2018 - Uproxx (US)

https://uproxx.com/music/best-songs-of-2018-ranked/ Songs: 50. Ariana Grande - "Thank U, Next" 49. Ryley Walker - "Spoil with the Rest" 48. Maren Morris, Zedd & Grey - "The Middle" 47. Idles - "Colossus" 46. Saba feat. Chance the Rapper - "Logout" 45. Nicki Minaj - "Chun-Li" 44. Migos feat. 21 Savag...
by Setherex
Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - NPR (US)
Replies: 7
Views: 3288

Re: EOY 2018 - NPR (US)

16. Courtney Barnett : Tell Me How You Really Feel 15. Magos Herrera & Brooklyn Rider : Dreamers 14. Superorganism : Superorganism 13. Pistol Annies : Interstate Gospel 12. boygenius : boygenius 11. Hop Along : Bark Your Head Off, Dog 10. Tierra Whack : Whack World 9. Kali Uchis : Isolation 8. Rosa...
by Setherex
Sat Dec 01, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 195386

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

The definitive, indisputable ranking of the songs from Funeral: Incredible tier: 1. Wake Up 2. Neighborhood #1 3. Rebellion (Lies) Great tier: 4. Neighborhood #3 5. Crown of Love 6. In the Backseat 7. Neighborhood #2 8. Haiti Good tier: 9. Une année sans lumière 10. Neighborhood #4 This man has a f...
by Setherex
Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 195386

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Is there so much hate for the ones we love? Tell me, we both matter, don't we? [105] Kate Bush | Running Up That Hill [1113.64 pts / 30 votes] AM rank: 261 2015 AMF Rank: 228 Fans: Setherex (7), Elder (33), prosecutorgodot (55) She's up all night to the sun, I'm up all night to get some [101] Daft ...
by Setherex
Sun Nov 25, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (20) November 15
Replies: 12
Views: 10050

Re: MCCh 2018 (20) November 15

It only has four reviews so far, but the 1975's new album currently has a 99 on a Metacritic - which includes a 100 from NME, DIY Magazine and Q Magazine. Is it possible that we finally have an album that will give Dirty Computer a run for album of the year?! Not to be the pessimist among all this....
by Setherex
Sat Nov 24, 2018 3:37 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Time (US)
Replies: 8
Views: 5695

Re: EOY 2018 - Time (US)

Golden Hour should be a top 10 album of the year, but other lists aren't including it in the top 10 because it's country; I think country should be in quotation marks. Golden Hour is no more country than Arcade Fire or Metallica. Counterpoint: Uh, no. It's definitely pop-y. But it's clearly also co...
by Setherex
Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 611
Views: 195386

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:Rob, I just noticed that you put Cake's version of "I Will Survive" in the playlist, in place of Gloria Gaynor.
Rob, you troublemaker.
by Setherex
Tue Oct 09, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Replies: 68
Views: 27782

Re: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

StevieFan13 wrote:If the Cure and Radiohead don’t get in I’ll be shocked.
How do you go on living with that level of shock every year of your life, seems torturous.
by Setherex
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Aretha Franklin Critical Condition
Replies: 0
Views: 1800

Aretha Franklin Critical Condition

Aretha Franklin is gravely ill and friends and family are gathering for their final goodbye ... TMZ has confirmed. A source very close to Aretha and a longtime dear friend tells TMZ he was told a week ago, "Prepare yourself, she's dying." The source adds Aretha was down to 86 pounds and her health ...
by Setherex
Sat Jul 07, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 133177

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Hi everybody. This is my first time posting here. I'm not familiar with the rules but I hope my list is fine. I did not include any songs without vocals (like classical music) nor traditinal music (like Hava Nagila) otherwise I wouldn't be able to finish this on time. Thank you all! Welcome!! Happy...
by Setherex
Sat Jul 07, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 133177

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

And as for what you said before...seriously debating adding Goodnight Saigon, a favorite Billy Joel song I somehow left off. Ok, but after that, you might want to knock yourself out, hypnotize yourself, maybe have the police detain you for a few hours (whichever you prefer aesthetically). If the de...
by Setherex
Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 133177

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

1 LINKIN PARK - ONE MORE LIGHT 2 BEYONCÉ - BEST THING I NEVER HAD 3 M83 - MIDNIGHT CITY 4 MUSE - MADNESS 5 IMAGINE DRAGONS - HOPELESS OPUS 6 FLORENCE + THE MACHINE - NEVER LET ME GO 7 BEBE REXHA feat. FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE - MEANT TO BE 8 LADY GAGA - MILLION REASONS 9 AEROSMITH - I DON'T WANT TO MIS...
by Setherex
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 133177

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Edit: and I am a big fat fucking liar. Since I also have seen these two pop up a fair deal and have no explanation for why I don't have them, I also added Steppin' Out by Joe Jackson and They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.) by Pete Rock and CL Smooth. That's it. I hope. How did I know that even if I ...
by Setherex
Fri Jul 06, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 133177

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

1. The Beach Boys - “God Only Knows” 2. David Bowie - “”Heroes”” 3. My Bloody Valentine - “When You Sleep” 4. Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth - “They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)” 5. The Beatles - “Strawberry Fields Forever” 6. The Beach Boys - “Good Vibrations” 7. Kate Bush - “Running Up That Hill” 8. The...
by Setherex
Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (11) June 30
Replies: 6
Views: 3528

Re: MCCh 2018 (11) June 30

Rob wrote:Also, this update we see a complete cover of the classic album Remain in Light ranking quite high. Curious about that one.
Did you listen to it? Because it's one of the delightfully off-the-wall coolest projects out this year.
by Setherex
Wed May 23, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top Songs Lists - Understanding the Year
Replies: 7
Views: 2960

Re: Top Songs Lists - Understanding the Year

This was Henrik's response back in 2016, when we discussed Radiohead's "True Love Waits." The choice of year for AM is often based on versions mentioned in critics' list. "There She Goes" has been listed as both one of the best songs of the 80s and one of the best songs of the 90s. In situations lik...
by Setherex
Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (01) January 31
Replies: 9
Views: 4503

Re: MCCh 2018 (01) January 31

Otisredding wrote:
Bang Jan wrote:I'll just ask for above 70 albums before anyone else does again...
Easily my favorite recurring joke on this forum.
by Setherex
Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 70
Views: 41616

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Spotify playlist updated through top 382 songs.

https://open.spotify.com/user/126045751 ... kBRPWip8uN
by Setherex
Fri Dec 29, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 70
Views: 41616

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Nick wrote:Okay tier:

Chanel, Slide
You have greatly offended me and my people.
by Setherex
Fri Dec 22, 2017 2:46 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)
Replies: 14
Views: 6818

Re: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)

10. LCD Soundsystem - "Call the Police / American Dream" This is interesting. I suppose I'll have these songs tied at "10.5" then put everything after it one position below in the spreadsheet ("Want You Back" at #12, etc.) Not to be a critic at all Ron, but is this how Harold's been handling ties i...
by Setherex
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 70
Views: 41616

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Spotify playlist updated through top 241 songs.

https://open.spotify.com/user/126045751 ... kBRPWip8uN
by Setherex
Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Poll creations
Topic: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?
Replies: 42
Views: 61455

Re: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?

This very salty post that I may or may not have written and posted on reddit at 1 in the morning on a work night gets the idea across... Whoa, whoa, WHOA. Hold the phone... That was YOU? Aw geez, the internet really is a small world... I've read your reviews, but I certainly didn't think that you'd...
by Setherex
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 70
Views: 41616

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: 14
Views: 6818

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 around since ...
by Setherex
Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 70
Views: 41616

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: 70
Views: 41616

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Updated 12/31 through top 382 songs

by Setherex
Thu Nov 30, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 24
Views: 9507

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: 24
Views: 9507

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: 2618

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: 24
Views: 9507

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" 4. Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow" 3. Kendrick Lamar, "Humble....
by Setherex
Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017: Grammy Nominations (Record, Album)
Replies: 13
Views: 4290

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: 2618

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: 253
Views: 62628

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: 11444

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: 1390

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 family. T...
by Setherex
Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Upcoming Albums: August 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 4830

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.