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by Toni
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 112
Views: 34488

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: 112
Views: 34488

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 Ler...
by Toni
Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 20196

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: 20196

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: 7239

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: 83
Views: 37370

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: 11805

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...
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: 83
Views: 37370

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: 20648

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: 6907

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: 10038

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: 7080

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: 36
Views: 15099

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: 26167

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: 47886

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: 83
Views: 37370

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
Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 53
Views: 18247

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!

Hailu Mergia - Lala Belu
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: 9287

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: 6146

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: 53936

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: 53936

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: 31549

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: 31549

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 some...
by Toni
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 53
Views: 18247

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: 31549

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: 5133

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 muc...
by Toni
Sun Nov 18, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's OK Computer
Replies: 42
Views: 15216

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: 5371

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: 4370

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: 37
Views: 13588

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: 9020

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: 24
Views: 5967

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: 18366

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: 18366

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: 8490

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: 8490

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: 8490

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: 8490

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: 8490

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Last hours to vote!
by Toni
Thu Aug 02, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 8490

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

I love all 4 of these songs, but I don’t get why “Here Comes the Sun” and “Chicago” seem to be heading for clear victory in their respective matches so far. “Here Comes the Sun” is wonderful sunshine pop, but there are arguably more quentissential sunshine pop songs that came before it, like “Calif...
by Toni
Thu Aug 02, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Rules, Schedule and Pools
Replies: 12
Views: 2825

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Rules, Schedule and Pools

Yes, almost everyone used the same strategy. That's what led my "Sound of Silver" team to three defeats on the early stage. I think Dummy was lucky to get an easier bracket on group stage, and the other albums really got here with some surprising victories all the way through. For example,...
by Toni
Thu Aug 02, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 8490

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Two of my AT top 10 songs here!

4. Dummy (Sour Times) vs. 2. Abbey Road (Here Comes the Sun) (AT #8)

1. Funeral (Rebellion (Lies)) (AT #1) vs. 3. Illinois (Chicago)
by Toni
Tue Jul 31, 2018 3:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 8490

AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

So we got to a 00’s final, among our two most beloved albums of last decade. Please, remember to vote for the song, not the album. Also, like in football World Cup, we have a 3rd place match. 3rd place final: Dummy (Sour Times) vs. Abbey Road (Here Comes the Sun) Final: Funeral (Rebellion (Lies)) vs...
by Toni
Tue Jul 31, 2018 1:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals
Replies: 20
Views: 3881

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals

RESULTS:

Dummy (Glory Box) 5 vs. 11 Funeral (Wake Up)
Illinois (John Wayne Gacy, Jr.) 9 vs. 7 Abbey Road (Something)
by Toni
Thu Jul 26, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll
Replies: 55
Views: 11106

Re: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll

Oh, I had forgotten this.
I’d like to send a list, also. But will need some weeks to listen to a lot of the tracks.
by Toni
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals
Replies: 20
Views: 3881

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals

3. Dummy (Glory Box) vs. 4. Funeral (Wake Up)
2. Illinois (John Wayne Gacy, Jr.) vs. 1. Abbey Road (Something)
by Toni
Wed Jul 25, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals
Replies: 20
Views: 3881

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals

StevieFan13 wrote:Are we getting a third-place play-off?


Yeah!
by Toni
Tue Jul 24, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals
Replies: 20
Views: 3881

AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals

- Vote for your favorite song on each match. Each point counts like a "goal". - Voting is open until Jul 30th 23:59 AMF time. - You don't have to have named an album to vote. Everybody can! - Please, vote for the song, not the Album Dummy (Glory Box) vs. Funeral (Wake Up) Illinois (John Wa...
by Toni
Tue Jul 24, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals
Replies: 23
Views: 4388

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

RESULTS: First and third matches, between some of our very favorite albums, remained unpredictable the whole week! At the end, it came to the last voter, Sweepstakes Ron, to decide it all. Dummy (Roads) 10 vs. 9 Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York) The Idler Wheel... (Daredev...

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