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by Setherex
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 1402

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"...
by Setherex
Tue Dec 04, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Stereogum (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 502

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: &qu...
by Setherex
Tue Dec 04, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Hot New Hip Hop (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 493

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: 795

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"...
by Setherex
Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - NPR (US)
Replies: 7
Views: 873

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. ...
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: 590
Views: 80190

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: 590
Views: 80190

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: 4591

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: 2405

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: 590
Views: 80190

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: 67
Views: 7445

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: 958

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 h...
by Setherex
Sat Jul 07, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 515
Views: 61625

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: 515
Views: 61625

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: 515
Views: 61625

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: 515
Views: 61625

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: 515
Views: 61625

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....
by Setherex
Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (11) June 30
Replies: 6
Views: 2418

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: 2112

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 90...
by Setherex
Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (01) January 31
Replies: 9
Views: 2767

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: 27750

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: 27750

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: 3626

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...
by Setherex
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 70
Views: 27750

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: 18916

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: 27750

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: 3626

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: 70
Views: 27750

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: 27750

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: 5014

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: 5014

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: 1408

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: 5014

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: 2260

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: 1408

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: 37430

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: 7937

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: 853

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: 2852

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: 7292

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: 1622

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: 30581

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: 1268

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: 3686

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: 3686

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: 3686

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: 3686

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: 3686

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 ...

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