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by Toni
Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 3041

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Albums: 1. Paul Simon - Graceland (AT #9) 2. Beastie Boys - Licensed to Ill (AT #37) 3. The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead (AT #43) 4. Titãs - Cabeça Dinossauro 5. Os Paralamas do Sucesso - Selvagem 6. Run DMC - Raising Hell 7. Peter Gabriel - So 8. R.E.M - Life's Rich Pageant 9. Prince - Parade Songs: ...
by Toni
Fri Aug 23, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Paul Simon's Graceland (1986)
Replies: 16
Views: 4734

Re: Rank the Tracks: Paul Simon's Graceland (1986)

One of the most beautiful and brilliant, shining albums I know. Also, it belongs to a very small group of completely flawless albums. 03 | I Know What I Know 05 | Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes 06 | You Can Call Me Al 01 | The Boy in the Bubble 02 | Graceland 11 | All Around the World or the Myt...
by Toni
Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Massive Attack's Blue Lines
Replies: 23
Views: 7034

Re: Rank the Tracks: Massive Attack's Blue Lines

For me this is much more an R&B than a dance album. It’s a step forward from ‘80s hip-hop, in which the group brought the vocals and grandiosity of soul music; the darkness and grooves of dub; and put it together with rap basis, creating a new sound for their times. 6. Unfinished Sympathy 4. Be Than...
by Toni
Sun Aug 11, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: PJ Harvey's Let England Shake (2011)
Replies: 16
Views: 7067

Re: Rank the Tracks: PJ Harvey's Let England Shake (2011)

04 | The Words That Maketh Murder
03 | The Glorious Land
01 | Let England Shake
02 | The Last Living Rose
08 | In the Dark Places
11 | Written on the Forehead
07 | England
06 | On Battleship Hill
05 | All and Everyone
12 | The Colour of the Earth
10 | Hanging in the Wire
09 | Bitter Branches
by Toni
Fri Aug 02, 2019 4:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 12375

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Songs: 1 | Tom Waits | Downtown Train 2 | Prince | Raspberry Beret 3 | Kate Bush | Running Up That Hill 4 | The Smiths | The Boy With the Thorn in His Side 5 | Kate Bush | The Big Sky 6 | Talking Heads | And She Was 7 | The Jesus and Mary Chain | Just Like Honey 8 | Kate Bush | The Morning Fog 9 | S...
by Toni
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 12375

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Albums: 1 | Kate Bush | Hounds of Love 2 | The Replacements | Tim 3 | The Jesus and Mary Chain | Psychocandy 4 | The Style Council | Our Favorite Shop 5 | LL Cool J | Radio 6 | Sting | Dream of the Blue Turtles 7 | R.E.M | Fables of the Reconstruction 8 | Tom Waits | Rain Dogs 9 | Talking Heads | Li...
by Toni
Fri Jul 26, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's Hunky Dory (1971)
Replies: 17
Views: 7538

Re: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's Hunky Dory (1971)

I've been recently in a VU/Eno/Bowie vibe. How wonderful this kind of music is. I'd like to see how the tracks of "Low" would perform in this game. 01 | Changes 02 | Oh! You Pretty Things 10 | Queen Bitch 05 | Kooks 07 | Fill Your Heart 04 | Life on Mars? 11 | The Bewlay Brothers 06 | Quicksand 08 |...
by Toni
Sat Jul 13, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Television's Marquee Moon (1977)
Replies: 25
Views: 8624

Re: Rank the Tracks: Television's Marquee Moon (1977)

01 | See No Evil
04 | Marquee Moon
03 | Friction
05 | Elevation
02 | Venus
08 | Torn Curtain
06 | Guiding Light
07 | Prove It
by Toni
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 49594

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

Albums: 1. R.E.M. - Reckoning 2. Prince - Purple Rain 3. Meat Puppets - Meat Puppets II 4. The Replacements - Let It Be 5. Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine - Alambic/Sortie-Sud Songs: 1. Prince - When Doves Cry 2. Prince - Let's Go Crazy 3. Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days 4. Sade - Smooth Operator 5. The Smith...
by Toni
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 134
Views: 90905

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

My updated list! Loved compiling this 1. Blur 2. Arcade Fire 3. The Beatles 4. R.E.M 5. LCD Soundsystem 6. Talking Heads 7. Jorge Ben 8. Stevie Wonder 9. Vampire Weekend 10. Elvis Costello 11. The Beach Boys 12. Daft Punk 13. Prince 14. Beck 15. Wilco 16. Janelle Monàe 17. Belle & Sebastian 18. Pixi...
by Toni
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 134
Views: 90905

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

Sahrocco wrote:83. Jorge Ben Jor
Just to remind The Last Enemy that "Jorge Ben" has changed his artistic name to "Jorge Ben Jor" since the '90s, but they are the same man. 8-)
by Toni
Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 134
Views: 90905

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

1. Blur 2. The Beatles 3. Arcade Fire 4. R.E.M 5. Talking Heads 6. LCD Soundsystem 7. Jorge Ben 8. Stevie Wonder 9. Vampire Weekend 10. Elvis Costello 11. The Beach Boys 12. Daft Punk 13. Prince 14. Beck 15. Wilco 16. Janelle Monàe 17. Belle & Sebastian 18. Pixies 19. Beastie Boys 20. Sondre Lerche ...
by Toni
Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 72882

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

Moonbeam, I’ve edited to correct some spelling errors, and changed some positions, ok?
by Toni
Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 72882

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

I still haven’t participated in this ‘80s poll, but 3 of my AT favorite albums are from this year, so I’ll go. Albums: 1 | R.E.M | Murmur 2 | Talking Heads | Speaking in Tongues 3 | The Police | Synchronicity 4 | U2 | War 5 | The Chameleons | Script of the Bridge Songs: 1 | Talking Heads | Pull Up t...
by Toni
Thu May 16, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: U2's The Joshua Tree (1987)
Replies: 22
Views: 8471

Re: Rank the Tracks: U2's The Joshua Tree (1987)

06 | Red Hill Mining Town
04 | Bullet the Blue Sky
02 | I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
01 | Where the Streets Have No Name
09 | One Tree Hill
05 | Running to Stand Still
07 | In God's Country
08 | Trip Through Your Wires
03 | With or Without You
10 | Exit
11 | Mothers of the Disappeared
by Toni
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)
Replies: 84
Views: 43024

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)

schaefer.tk wrote: @Toni
I will include your list!
Thanks, man!
by Toni
Mon Apr 22, 2019 4:06 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Bob Dylan's Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
Replies: 33
Views: 13581

03 | From a Buick 6 I've had my moments as gamemaster where I felt I needed to be quiet, but this is somewhat wrong... (This coming from someone who ranked "A Day in the Life" as the weakest of the tracks on Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band .) I just... Why do you like this more than the last ...
by Toni
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)
Replies: 84
Views: 43024

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)

Oh, no. I missed the deadline. I've watched (and returned) to some other films since I published my list. Even if the list to be counted will be my last one, I post the new one in this thread, anyway. 1. Casablanca (Michael Curtiz, 1942) 2. Das Leben der Anderen (The Lives of Others) (Florian Hencke...
by Toni
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 1990s
Replies: 93
Views: 29546

Re: [Results] Songs of the 1990s

Great job, Dave C! I am lot surprised that, after 20 years, some mainstream acts like Green Day, Foo Fighters and RHCP have grown as some of the most acclaimed artists of the decade. I’m specially glad to see Britpop being remembered, since, some 10 years ago, it looked like its value was diminishin...
by Toni
Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread
Replies: 25
Views: 8146

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread

Hey, seems like I missed this thread, somehow!
Will try to listen to the remaining albums before the deadline.
by Toni
Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 1990s
Replies: 31
Views: 12114

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 1990s

I’ll send a list today, later!
by Toni
Thu Jan 31, 2019 1:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 38
Views: 8496

Re: Unacclaimed V: Submissions Now Open!

Bang Jan wrote:Is there anyone who has yet to submit a list and is planning on doing so?
I’ll probably send a list, too!
by Toni
Sat Jan 12, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Clash's London Calling
Replies: 41
Views: 17059

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Clash's London Calling

5. Rudie Can't Fail 11. Wrong 'Em Boyo 18. Revolution Rock 12. Death or Glory 9. Clampdown 19. Train in Vain 1. London Calling 10. The Guns of Brixton 6. Spanish Bombs 17. I'm Not Down 8. Lost in the Supermarket 16. Four Horsemen 14. The Card Cheat 4. Hateful 2. Brand New Cadillac 7. The Right Profi...
by Toni
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Beach Boys Songs - RESULTS!
Replies: 184
Views: 33148

Re: Best Beach Boys Songs - RESULTS!

I’m loving this countdown, and also the facts behind each song! Great story about “Surfin”, Hymie!
by Toni
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 62480

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Albums: 1. Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino 2. Robyn - Honey 3. Janelle Monae - Dirty Computer 4. Confidence Man - Confident Music for Confident People 5. Hailu Mergia - Lala Belu 6. Haley Heyndericks - I Need to Start a Garden 7. U.S. Girls - In a Poem Unlimited 8. Pusha T - Dayto...
by Toni
Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)
Replies: 84
Views: 43024

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2018 Edition- deadline June 30)

schaefer.tk wrote:
Toni wrote:Can I edit my list, then?
Hello Toni,

just wait a little bit. I have to collect all previous Information first.
Ok, Schaefer!
by Toni
Wed Dec 26, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Marvin Gaye's What's Going On
Replies: 25
Views: 10033

Re: Rank the Tracks: Marvin Gaye's What's Going On

1. What's Going On
2. What's Happening Brother
6. Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
5. God is Love
7. Right On
9. Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
3. Flyin' High (In the Friendly Sky)
8. Wholy Holy
4. Save the Children

All songs are good, though, specially when the album is heard as a whole.
by Toni
Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your top rotation songs this year
Replies: 18
Views: 7895

Your top rotation songs this year

Spotify has posted a playlist with the user’s most played songs through the year (it looks like the tracks are disposed in order, beginning with the most listened one). I’m kind of surprised my list contains lots of songs from only a few artists. And there are some albums with even 4 songs within th...
by Toni
Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 118
Views: 64224

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Harold wrote:Even our likely #1 album, Dirty Computer, is certainly going to suffer in the EOD polls from having to compete with The ArchAndroid.
That says a lot about this year’s music, since “The Archandroid” is just #7 of its year.
Anyway, I expect it to jump to #3 of 2010 once the decade ends.
by Toni
Tue Dec 18, 2018 1:24 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 118
Views: 64224

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

In the context of government and sexual politics as well, especially In this particular era of America. This is what every big music press is writing in their year end lists, claiming that these are “terrible times”. Well, I’m not American, so maybe it’s all ignorance of mine, but I’d like to know ...
by Toni
Mon Dec 10, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 37309

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Nice competition, godot!
AndyD wining the prediction as always!! Great job, man.
by Toni
Sat Dec 01, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 37309

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Below is the Excel sheet where you can rank the remaining songs #1-100. I removed "The" from the artist names, and added the songs' ranks in the 2015 All-Time Poll for convenience. I was thinking of doing a simple formula: Summation[ (prediction - realrank)^2 ]. Lowest value wins. If someone wants ...
by Toni
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 53
Views: 23257

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!

acroamor wrote:Haley Heynderickx - I Need to Start a Garden
Beautiful album! It's currently high on my EOY list.
by Toni
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 37309

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Haven't seen all the lists, but, given the current results, I bet "Sweet Child O' Mine" will be in the top 50, and "Billie Jean" at least #8.
by Toni
Sun Nov 18, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Bruce Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A. (1984)
Replies: 14
Views: 7091

Re: Rank the Tracks: Bruce Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A. (1984)

- The first 3 positions are great! - I think most of my issues with this album have been summed up on the thread about John Mellencamp's "Scarecrow". I can stand a lot of depressive music in other styles, but, in such a distant genre as "heartland rock", I think it's just too much for me. - I find t...
by Toni
Sun Nov 18, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's OK Computer
Replies: 43
Views: 18445

Re: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's OK Computer

2. Paranoid Android
3. Subterranean Homesick Alien
1. Airbag
4. Exit Music (For a Film)
5. Let Down
6. Karma Police
8. Electioneering
10. No Surprises
11. Lucky
7. Fitter Happier
9. Climbing Up the Walls
12. The Tourist
by Toni
Sun Nov 18, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly (2015)
Replies: 13
Views: 6315

Re: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly (2015)

15 | i 01 | Wesley's Theory 11 | How Much a Dollar Cost 05 | These Walls 08 | For Sale? (Interlude) 16 | Mortal Man 02 | For Free? (Interlude) 13 | The Blacker the Berry 07 | Alright 03 | King Kunta 12 | Complexion (A Zulu Love) 14 | You Ain't Gotta Lie (Momma Said) 04 | Institutionalized 09 | Momma...
by Toni
Fri Nov 02, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: R.E.M.'s Murmur (1983)
Replies: 16
Views: 6982

Re: Rank the Tracks: R.E.M.'s Murmur (1983)

02 | Pilgrimage
08 | Sitting Still
01 | Radio Free Europe
04 | Talk About the Passion
10 | Shaking Through
09 | 9–9
03 | Laughing
12 | West of the Fields
05 | Moral Kiosk
07 | Catapult
11 | We Walk
06 | Perfect Circle



One of the few albums I know with no filler track.
by Toni
Sun Oct 28, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Michael Jackson's Thriller
Replies: 38
Views: 14823

Re: Rank the Tracks: Michael Jackson's Thriller

1. Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
6. Billie Jean
8. P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)
7. Human Nature
5. Beat It
3. The Girl is Mine
4. Thriller
2. Baby Be Mine
9. The Lady in My Life
by Toni
Sun Oct 28, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver (2007)
Replies: 25
Views: 9874

Re: Rank the Tracks: LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver (2007)

01 | Get Innocuous!
03 | North American Scum
04 | Someone Great
09 | New York, I Love You but You're Bringing Me Down
06 | Us v Them
02 | Time to Get Away
05 | All My Friends
08 | Sound of Silver
07 | Watch the Tapes
by Toni
Sun Oct 28, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Innervisions (1973)
Replies: 25
Views: 7666

Re: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Innervisions (1973)

03 | Living for the City
01 | Too High
07 | All in Love Is Fair
08 | Don't You Worry 'bout a Thing
09 | He's Misstra Know-It-All
05 | Higher Ground
02 | Visions
04 | Golden Lady
06 | Jesus Children of America
by Toni
Wed Aug 22, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 22061

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

Also, I consider The Fratellis' "Costello Music" album a complete guilty pleasure in it's entirety. Any track from that album is so funny, and so silly, that it could deserve a spot here. Sure it is my favorite guilty pleasure of an album.
by Toni
Wed Aug 22, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 22061

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

These are the guilty pleasures present on my AT top 500 list (sorry, I didn't participate in the songs poll, so I haven't posted my favorite songs list). Probably I feel so guilty for loving the Jack Johnson track that I had totally forgotten to put it in my AT songs list, lol. Of course it deserves...
by Toni
Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 10616

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Henrik wrote:I also got an idea for a new game (somewhere in time). How about a world cup style game with artists as teams and only allowing songs not on AM? Seems to me that there would be no clear favourite.
Great idea, Henrik! I would sure participate.
by Toni
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 10616

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Some of the most consistent albums ever, like Abbey Road, Purple Rain and OK Computer, and also some of our great favorites, like Automatic for the People and Illinois, have faced each other with their seven best tracks, and, after all, AndyD and his perfect lineup for Funeral deservedly win our cup...
by Toni
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 10616

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

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Final:
Funeral (Rebellion (Lies)) 13 vs. 10 Illinois (Chicago)
by Toni
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 10616

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

RESULTS:

3rd place final:
Dummy (Sour Times) 10 vs. 13 Abbey Road (Here Comes the Sun)
by Toni
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 10616

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Last hours to vote!