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by BleuPanda
Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 5
Views: 79

Re: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

https://i.imgur.com/Q6jNU1e.jpg?1 135. That Obscure Object of Desire (1977) Director: Luis Bunuel Score: 205.5 Year Rank: #15 of 1977 Votes: 5 Fans: none Haters: none https://i.imgur.com/ODuly8a.jpg?1 134. The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970) Director: Billy Wilder Score: 207.13 Year Rank: #1...
by BleuPanda
Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 192

Re: Albums of 2019

I think James Blake just released an album I like more than anything from last year...
by BleuPanda
Fri Jan 18, 2019 4:59 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 5
Views: 79

Re: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

https://i.imgur.com/qKKwp3a.jpg?1 140. Pink Flamingos (1972) Director: John Waters Score: 199.67 Year Rank: #14 of 1972 Votes: 3 Fans: none Haters: BleuPanda (110/110) https://i.imgur.com/oEFjz7i.jpg?1 139. Little Big Man (1970) Director: Arthur Penn Score: 200.51 Year Rank: #11 of 1970 Votes: 7 Fa...
by BleuPanda
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:52 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 5
Views: 79

Re: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

https://i.imgur.com/QZcufGt.jpg?1 145. Gimme Shelter (1970) Director: Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin Score: 194.11 Year Rank: #14 of 1970 Votes: 6 Fans: none Haters: Petri (135/137) https://i.imgur.com/rypStf7.jpg?1 144. Everything You Always Wanted to Ask About Sex *But Were Afrai...
by BleuPanda
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 5
Views: 79

Re: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

https://i.imgur.com/zjQnIBV.jpg?1 150. El Topo (1970) Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky Score: 185.26 Year Rank: #15 of 1970 Votes: 7 Fans: none Haters: Michel (135/140), bonnielaurel (129/136) https://i.imgur.com/tHtiuNC.jpg?1 149. Rocky (1976) Director: John G. Avildsen Score: 185.29 Year Rank: #15 ...
by BleuPanda
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 5
Views: 79

Re: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

https://i.imgur.com/Gw9BEd0.jpg?1 155. Superman (1978) Director: Richard Donner Score: 174.81 Year Rank: #15 of 1978 Votes: 8 Fans: Miguel (25/69) Haters: Michel (130/140), Petri (124/137) https://i.imgur.com/YrWd8Op.jpg?1 154. Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975) Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Sco...
by BleuPanda
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results
Replies: 5
Views: 79

Films of the 1970s (2018 Edition) Results

Here's some basic info for the presentation. The fans section is simply anyone who listed a movie in their top 30. The haters section is anything ranked in your bottom 10%. Movies you haven't seen are treated as your median film. I used the 2100/(i+20) formula We had 8 voters this time around: BleuP...
by BleuPanda
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Planning for Overlooked Songs 3
Replies: 1
Views: 82

Planning for Overlooked Songs 3

I know I still have some film forum stuff I need to do (ahhhhhhhh), but I do want to bring this back soon as well - though after some of these other forum games are done. My plan this year is to prepare for our incoming End of Decade forum polls. So, this will likely be "Overlooked Songs: 2010s...
by BleuPanda
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 211
Views: 6694

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Here's the number of lonely fan votes, per voter. This list again, with the most listed artist for each voter. BleuPanda | 49 | James Blake (3) Someday, someone will join this forum and fall in love with James Blake just as much as I have. One of my new year's resolutions this year is to write 5 au...
by BleuPanda
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 68
Views: 3961

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

I'm ranking the 34 albums I gave an 8/10 or higher for the year, which explains the odd number. Albums: 1. Sophie - Oil of Every Pearl's Un-Insides 2. IDLES - Joy as an Act of Resistance 3. Low - Double Negative 4. Sons of Kemet - Your Queen is a Reptile 5. Janelle Monae - Dirty Computer 6. Noname -...
by BleuPanda
Tue Dec 25, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 200 Christmas Songs ❄ 2018 Edition ❄ THE RESULTS!
Replies: 33
Views: 1864

Re: AMF Top 200 Christmas Songs ❄ 2018 Edition ❄ THE RESULTS!

Oof, didn't expect to see Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence tumble 10 spots even while gaining my #1 vote.
by BleuPanda
Fri Dec 21, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 19611

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

To be honest, I really dig this top 10 right now. This feels like a really transitory year in music, something like a 1990. There is such a variety here, from post-punk to country to post-industrial to lounge rock. Sometimes, I think we focus too much on the absolute top spot on these things. This p...
by BleuPanda
Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 19611

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

I wonder what other overlooked records will get a notable boost with End of Decade lists; IDLES is another hopeful example now that Joy as An Act of Resistance is breaking the top 10. Brutalism was also a phenomenal record. Do we see this often with critics? As in, artists with great but relatively ...
by BleuPanda
Tue Dec 18, 2018 11:16 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 60
Views: 13352

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

That was, like, the perfect update for me. Seemed like every song I really like bumped up.
by BleuPanda
Mon Dec 17, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2018!
Replies: 36
Views: 4395

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2018!

1. Missy Elliott
2. Todd Rundgren
3. The Allman Brothers Band
4. Tim Buckley
5. Spiritualized
6. Erykah Badu
7. St. Vincent
8. The xx
9. Grimes
10. Burial
by BleuPanda
Thu Dec 13, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Replies: 68
Views: 12380

Re: 2019 Nominees - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

That went about as well as could be expected. I wonder if Radiohead will no-show, or if the HOF tries to secure some assurance of someone in the band appearing. Is BleuPanda still planning to do the AM Hall of Fame? I'm still several months behind on the film polls...I'm not really in the place to ...
by BleuPanda
Wed Dec 12, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 19611

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

I feel like I didn't hear anything at all about this Sons of Kemet album, and it's really blowing me away. I could see it being a forum favorite (if people get around to listening to it, that is).
by BleuPanda
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 60
Views: 13352

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

If Acclaimed Music can survive with "How You Remind Me" on the list, I think we can deal with this "Mo Bamba" song.
by BleuPanda
Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 19611

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

So, the big thing to me this year - As I pointed out while doing the women in music polls, only a single year on Acclaimed Music has women make up at least half of the albums in the top 10 (2015), and that was an exact 50/50. This is looking to be the first year ever where women outnumber men at the...
by BleuPanda
Sun Dec 09, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 60
Views: 13352

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Oh, i'm really happy to see Wide Awake getting mentions. It is one of only two songs to blow me away this year the first time I heard it (along with Nobody), and I was surprised to see it not listed as one of the three songs on the Megacritic chart. I was afraid I was gonna end up with another How D...
by BleuPanda
Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102442

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

My top 10 songs that didn't make the list at all: 1. Daughter - Youth 2. Charles Mingus - Track C: Group Dancers 3. Pigbag - Papa's Got a Brand New Pigbag 4. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan - Mustt Mustt 5. The Horrors - Sea Within a Sea 6. The xx - On Hold 7. The Knife - Full of Fire 8. James Blake - Limit t...
by BleuPanda
Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 19611

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

I decided to check out Arctic Monkeys on Metacritic, and I'm surprised at how low their albums are in general there. 82 is obviously a good score, but wouldn't suggest Whatever People Say I Am ending up in the top 200 of all time here. Humbug has an even lower average than Tranquility Base and still...
by BleuPanda
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions
Replies: 103
Views: 22697

Re: AM Best Songs Poll Predictions

Are these the remaining 100? 1 The Beatles - A Day in the Life 2 Bob Dylan - Like a Rolling Stone 3 The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations 4 Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run 5 Otis Redding - (Sittin' on) the Dock of the Bay 6 Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven 7 The Rolling Stones - Gimme Shelter 8 Nirvana ...
by BleuPanda
Tue Nov 27, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs you would add to your top 1000 songs list if you made it today
Replies: 17
Views: 5438

Re: Songs you would add to your top 1000 songs list if you made it today

A lot of changes since tackling the earlier portions of the acclaimed music list. 9.5/10 (representing rank 237-298): The Teardrop Explodes - Reward Gang of Four - Damaged Goods Can - Mother Sky Art Ensemble of Chicago - Theme de Yoyo 9.4/10 (300-363): Deep Purple - Child in Time Liquid Liquid - Cav...
by BleuPanda
Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000
Replies: 7
Views: 3408

Re: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000

And...finished! *collapses forevermore, never to listen to music again* You didn't do the bubblers, did you? If not you will never find out why Cuddle Up a Little Closer, Lovey Mine by Ada Jones and Billy Murray is secretly the best thing to ever happen to music. I'll likely tackle the bubblers nex...
by BleuPanda
Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000
Replies: 7
Views: 3408

Re: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000

And...finished!


*collapses forevermore, never to listen to music again*
by BleuPanda
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000
Replies: 7
Views: 3408

Re: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000

Had some things pop up where I couldn't really listen to music and keep track, but I'm down to the final 100! Which means I'm in the middle of the 1920s, and I have no idea how I'm going to remember which is which when all these songs are "Something Blues." Hmm... Impressive. I had the sa...
by BleuPanda
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000
Replies: 7
Views: 3408

Re: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000

Had some things pop up where I couldn't really listen to music and keep track, but I'm down to the final 100!

Which means I'm in the middle of the 1920s, and I have no idea how I'm going to remember which is which when all these songs are "Something Blues." Hmm...
by BleuPanda
Fri Nov 09, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 11117

Re: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll

Albums 1 | Boredoms | Vision Creation Newsun 2 | Sigur Ros | Agaetis Byrjun 3 | Mogwai | Come On Die Young 4 | The Magnetic Fields | 69 Love Songs 5 | Le Tigre | Le Tigre 6 | The Flaming Lips | The Soft Bulletin 7 | Moby | Play 8 | Basement Jaxx | Remedy 9 | Beck | Midnite Vultures 10 | blur | 13 11...
by BleuPanda
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000
Replies: 7
Views: 3408

Less than 500 songs left in the top 10,000

Around November of last year, I set a goal to finally tackle the full top 10,000 listed on this site. I decided to split it up by year, starting with the most recent years going backward. All along the way, I've been making my own top 100 list for each year. I just reached the early 50s, leaving me ...
by BleuPanda
Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)
Replies: 11
Views: 3231

Re: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)

Hmm...here's all the 'rock' albums from each year I have in my 8/10+ zone. I'm sure some 'rock out' more than others. 2010: 1. LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening 2. Sleigh Bells - Treats 3. The National - High Violet 4. Foals - Total Life Forever 5. Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest 6. Arcade Fire - The ...
by BleuPanda
Wed Oct 17, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Quarter-Finals!
Replies: 17
Views: 4113

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Quarter-Finals!

I unfortunately didn't keep up with this due to life events, but golly am I happy to see two of my own nominations facing off here, along with another one of my picks! Glad to see The Good The Bad and the Ugly, Deep Cuts, and Seven Swans survived without my support as the nominator. Match-ups: Sleat...
by BleuPanda
Wed Oct 17, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: LGBT-themed Songs
Replies: 88
Views: 48915

Re: LGBT-themed Songs

24º Hot Chip - Over and Over 2006 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hl8JLyhgZRE I do not know who this guy called Casio, but this song is gay because of him. CASIO is a company that produces, among many other things, electronic music instruments... I think you may be stretching things a bit with some...
by BleuPanda
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102442

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

How Do You Sleep by LCD Soundsystem was the song I was worried about being missed earlier; didn't expect there to be an unlisted vote even higher than my own! Really happy with its placement.
by BleuPanda
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (18) October 15
Replies: 7
Views: 6035

Re: MCCh 2018 (18) October 15

I support this punk dominance in the top 10 and desperately hope it's reflected in the EOY lists. Brutalism was one of the most underappreciated albums of last year, I sure hope people wake up to IDLES with the outstanding Joy as an Act of Resistance.
by BleuPanda
Sat Oct 13, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102442

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

Hmm...there's a song in my top 100 that I know received at least another top 100 vote and a few other lower votes, but it hasn't appeared yet and I can't imagine it will at this point...I wonder if it got ate up in the file?
by BleuPanda
Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102442

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

I voted for 15 of the 33 and then was the high voter for two out of the five on your second list! Pretty amazing given that these were singled out for only drawing a few votes. It's funny because I don't think our lists are that correlated on the whole but we share a lot of random songs that only a...
by BleuPanda
Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102442

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

22...a bunch of modern dance-heavy tracks, who would have guessed? The only one that really surprised me is Peggy Sue; didn't realize it was such an overlooked classic here when I'm usually pushing modern stuff. [1930] Hot Chip | Over and Over [1881] LCD Soundsystem | Tonite [1868] The Chemical Brot...
by BleuPanda
Wed Oct 03, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 608
Views: 102442

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

Jirin wrote:Threads like this are why this forum could really use a ‘jump to first unread’ feature. :)




It has had this feature as long as I've been using this forum. Does it not show up for everyone? It's the little icon that shows up when there's new messages, when you click on it.
by BleuPanda
Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 13047

Re: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

Albums: 1 | Neutral Milk Hotel | In the Aeroplane Over the Sea 2 | Boards of Canada | Music Has the Right to Children 3 | Boredoms | Super AE 4 | Air | Moon Safari 5 | Fatboy Slim | You've Come a Long Way, Baby 6 | Mercury Rev | Deserter's Songs 7 | Elliott Smith | XO 8 | Massive Attack | Mezzanine ...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 28, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 25931

Re: AMF's Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018): Results Thread

Going through this just confirms why I wasn't able to participate. I like quite a few songs that have shown up, but I've never felt particularly guilty for doing so.
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: September 17)
Replies: 6
Views: 5763

Re: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: September 17)

So, uh, I wanted to get to this, stop feeling guilty about delaying all these things so much...

But I asked my husband for a divorce on Monday and have no idea when I'll be in the right head space to do this...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #1: Yeasayer's Odd Blood
Replies: 16
Views: 2213

Re: Album Club Discussion #1: Yeasayer's Odd Blood

I should revisit this one. I find both "O.N.E." and "Ambling Alp" to be severely underappreciated. So much energy carried through both, and they really capture a sound entirely their own.
by BleuPanda
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Play That Game
Replies: 32
Views: 11038

Re: Play That Game

One issue I have with this list is that minor variations of the same game are listed separately. Are any publications listing both Ninja Gaiden (2004) and Ninja Gaiden Black simultaneously? Black is essentially a director's cut; where would Ninja Gaiden (2004) land if the two games were combined? Sa...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Films of the 1970s Final List Submissions Due Monday, September 17
Replies: 0
Views: 1150

Films of the 1970s Final List Submissions Due Monday, September 17

Since only six people have submitted a list so far (and I kind of half-disappeared over the last several months...), I wanted to share on the music forum as well. I have extended the deadline to a week from today.
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: September 17)
Replies: 6
Views: 5763

Re: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: September 17)

I have extended the deadline to the 17th since I figure a lot of people who would participate missed it. Greg has also submitted a ballot now.
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: September 17)
Replies: 6
Views: 5763

Re: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: July 31)

So, I only received 5 lists, it appears? Which feels really small (but I also didn't push this as much as I should, sorry). Let me know if you thought you submitted one and I lost it or if you forgot to submit and would like to.


Here's who I have:
BleuPanda
bonnielaurel
Michel
Petri
whuntva
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: September 17)
Replies: 6
Views: 5763

Re: Films of the 1970s: Final List Submissions (Deadline: July 31)

Sorry, I kind of lost track of this one. I'll try to work on it this week.
by BleuPanda
Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 11041

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Songs: 1 | Spiritualized | Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space 2 | Radiohead | Let Down 3 | Radiohead | Paranoid Android 4 | Bjork | Bachelorette 5 | Daft Punk | Around the World 6 | Elliott Smith | Between the Bars 7 | The Verve | Bitter Sweet Symphony 8 | Blur | Song 2 9 | Bjork | Joga 1...

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