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by Future Critic
Thu Feb 25, 2021 3:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 70
Views: 1963

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of 2020 - RESULTS

I imagine evermore will be on several lists next year. Though I doubt the Avalanches will be as lucky, which is unfortunate. I somewhat disagree. Beyonce's self-titled album didn't even crack the top 100 the year after it was released in late December, and I believe D'Angelo's Black Messiah placed ...
by Future Critic
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time
Replies: 85
Views: 104137

Re: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time

Robert Thompson conducted a critics poll back in 1994 as well. Below are the shows that were ranked the best in that poll: Show 1. Hill Street Blues 2. MASH 3. The Mary Tyler Moore Show 4. All in the Family 5. I Love Lucy 5. Cheers 7. 60 Minutes 8. The Dick Van Dyke Show 8. Law & Order 10. St. Elsew...
by Future Critic
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time
Replies: 85
Views: 104137

Re: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time

Here are the Electronic Media Polls that I've been able to find. Most years polled at least 30 TV critics. A few years have missing values because the newspaper articles I found only mentioned a handful of the placed films: 1984 Fall (36 lists) 1 Cheers 2 Hill Street Blues 3 The Cosby Show 4 St. Els...
by Future Critic
Sat Feb 20, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time
Replies: 85
Views: 104137

Re: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time

First off, I just want to say that I think your website is incredible, ValenN. It's quite simply the best TV aggregator I've seen, and as far as I'm aware there isn't another site like it. Plus, the amount of lists you've found is very impressive. I look forward to future updates too! I'm a bit surp...
by Future Critic
Sun Feb 14, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: All Time Television Poll, LIST THREAD
Replies: 47
Views: 11870

Re: All Time Television Poll, LIST THREAD

I better vote so some shows made before 1990 make the countdown! :D 01. Seinfeld 02. Breaking Bad 03. I Love Lucy 04. The Wire 05. The Mary Tyler Moore Show 06. The Sopranos 07. The Simpsons 08. The Twilight Zone 09. Saturday Night Live 10. The Dick Van Dyke Show 11. Cheers 12. Mad Men 13. All in th...
by Future Critic
Sun Feb 14, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 223
Views: 36927

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD

I feel like T-Swift is counting on my votes: Albums of the Year: 01 | folklore | Taylor Swift 02 | evermore | Taylor Swift 03 | Women in Music, Pt 3 | HAIM 04 | Saint Cloud | Waxahatchee 05 | how i'm feeling now | Charli XCX 06 | Future Nostalgia | Dua Lipa 07 | Punisher | Phoebe Bridgers 08 | What'...
by Future Critic
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:29 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 86
Views: 25271

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

Thank you!
by Future Critic
Thu Dec 10, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Billboard (US)
Replies: 9
Views: 2101

Re: EOY 2020 - Billboard (US)

I wonder if all these publications that put folklore at number one are regretting printing their lists in early December, now that another Taylor Swift album is being released tonight?
by Future Critic
Wed Dec 09, 2020 4:50 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 28
Views: 10669

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

I did some very rough Excel work because I was interested in determining what songs have made several lists. This doesn't include the les inrockuptibles list because the formatting made it to difficult to use Excel formulas. But it looks like it should be fairly close between at least four songs. Al...
by Future Critic
Fri Dec 04, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: What will be the most acclaimed films of 2020?
Replies: 15
Views: 6344

Re: What will be the most acclaimed films of 2020?

World of Reel polled nearly 100 major critics. Nomadland was the top vote getter. https://www.worldofreel.com/blog/2020/11/uzs3pnapmwv7ahjdux2nsol8vrviwp 1) Nomadland (49 votes) 2) First Cow (41) 3) Never Rarely Sometimes Always (40) 4) Da 5 Bloods (35) 5) Minari (34) 6) I’m Thinking About Ending Th...
by Future Critic
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 91
Views: 77901

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

I expect song lists to start rolling out in the next week or two, so I want to get one final list out before I'm highly influenced by lists of music with songs I haven't heard yet: Top 10 Worthy: detonate, Charli XCX I Want You To Love Me, Fiona Apple The Steps, HAIM On the Floor, Perfume Genius Kyo...
by Future Critic
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 185
Views: 173138

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

My final top ten before I learn which albums I need to listen to from all the glorious EOY lists: 01. folklore, Taylor Swift 02. how i'm feeling now, Charli XCX 03. Saint Cloud, Waxahatchee 04. Women in Music, Part III, HAIM 05. Letter to You, Bruce Springsteen 06. Future Nostalgia, Dua Lipa 007. Wh...
by Future Critic
Tue Nov 03, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: What will be the most acclaimed films of 2020?
Replies: 15
Views: 6344

What will be the most acclaimed films of 2020?

Top ten lists will start coming out in just over a month for movies. Anyone have ideas on what will make the most top ten lists? Below are some of my guesses, but COVID's impact on the film industry make this very challenging to predict in 2020: 01. Nomadland 02. Mank 03. Da 5 Bloods 04. Never Rarel...
by Future Critic
Thu Oct 08, 2020 3:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 3
Replies: 18
Views: 4989

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 3

1. HAIM | I Know Alone
2. Grimes | Delete Forever
3. Dua Lipa | Levitating
4. The Strokes | Ode to the Mets
5. The Psychedelic Furs | No-One
6. Charli XCX | forever
7. Jessie Ware | Spotlight
8. Jessie Ware | Remember Where You Are
by Future Critic
Sat Sep 05, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.3
Replies: 20
Views: 6626

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.3

Dua Lipa | Break My Heart
Drive-By Truckers | Thoughts and Prayers 
The Psychedelic Furs | No One
Bob Dylan | Key West (Philosopher Pirate)
Taylor Swift | cardigan
Charli XCX | forever
Poppy | Don‘t Go Outside
Hen Ogledd | Trouble
by Future Critic
Sat Sep 05, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best DecadeYear of Music for an Artist
Replies: 5
Views: 2713

Re: Best Year of Music for an Artist

Based on the rankings, 1967 was a better year for Hendrix and the Velvet Underground than it was for the Beatles.
by Future Critic
Sat Sep 05, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.2
Replies: 21
Views: 7364

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.2

1. Sufjan Stevens | My Rajneesh
2. Fiona Apple | Cosmonauts 
3. Neither!
4. Dua Lipa | Levitating
5. John K ft. Kelsea Ballerini
6. Yves Tumor | Gospel for a New Century
7. Die Sterne | Hey Dealer
8. The Strokes | Ode to the Mets
by Future Critic
Thu Aug 27, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 91
Views: 77901

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

Here's a very rough first draft of the songs that stand out to me in 2020 so far. For obvious reasons, it has not been a real strong year. 1. invisible string, Taylor Swift 2. betty, Taylor Swift 3. Kyoto, Phoebe Bridgers 4. Cardigan, Taylor Swift 5. On the Floor, Perfume Genius 6. I Want You To Lov...
by Future Critic
Mon Aug 24, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 8497

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Round 1.1

1. HAIM | The Steps 2. Basia Bulat | No Control 3. Waxahatchee | Fire 4. HAIM | I Know Alone 5. Christine & The Queens ft. Caroline Polachek | La vita nuova 6. The 1975 | Jesus Christ 2005 God Bless America 7. Dan Deacon | Become a Mountain 8. Run the Jewels | walking in the snow
by Future Critic
Mon Aug 24, 2020 5:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Songs So Far: Nominations
Replies: 10
Views: 4613

Re: 2020 Songs So Far: Nominations

Jessie Ware | Spotlight vs. Phoebe Bridgers | Kyoto This is like having Duke playing Kentucky in the first round. Are we suppose to submit our picks for each match now? Or will there be a separate thread for that? And will there be a Spotify playlist? I regret missing the deadline, but if I had Tay...
by Future Critic
Thu Aug 13, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Favorite Albums of the First Half of 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 26
Views: 10631

Re: AMF's Favorite Albums of the First Half of 2020, RESULTS!

Thanks for the great rollout, Holden! A great list - Waxahatchee definitely would have been helped if I had voted, but the entire top 10 is great!

Any plans of doing a best songs of the first half poll?
by Future Critic
Thu Aug 06, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2020 (12) July 15
Replies: 26
Views: 15603

Re: MCCh 2020 (12) July 15

I think I speak for everyone when I say that I hope you're doing well, and I'm looking forward to the updated chart when you have time to update it! And, as probably the biggest Taylor Swift fan on the forum, I promise not too razz you based on the placement of folklore. But it is in the top 10, rig...
by Future Critic
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 185
Views: 173138

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

T Swift with 89 Metacritic. I can't understand the hype. Album has no standout songs The album should really be titled '#folklore' because the music seems secondary to the process of creating a temporary mania around the album. I think fans can always find standout songs and non-fans don't spot sta...
by Future Critic
Fri Jul 24, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 185
Views: 173138

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

1. folklore, Taylor Swift

That's all I'm sure of right now.
by Future Critic
Mon Jul 13, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 144
Views: 50665

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

If there's one thing this poll has proven to me, it's that the taste of AMers is truly great. I really believe that our picks have been, in many cases, better than the critics' consensus for the decade. Listening to the full playlist has been such a treat, so thank you all! With that said, I find th...
by Future Critic
Fri Jul 10, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 144
Views: 50665

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

Nick wrote: Fri Jul 10, 2020 6:47 pm Alright, I've got 95 figured out. Anyone want to clue me in on what I'm missing?

EDIT: Thanks Sweepstakes Ron for figuring out 2 of the missing 5. 3 more to go...
I think Shake It Off by T-Swift will make it, since Blank Space and All Too Well nearly did.
by Future Critic
Sun Jul 05, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55987

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Just want to say thank you for the wonderful presentation! I can't imagine how much work all of this is, but it's very much appreciated! Looking forward to the rest of the presentation!
by Future Critic
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 232571

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

I can't say with 100% confidence that I didn't already submit my lists, but I don't believe I did. Top 50 Albums of 2010-2019: Rank Album Artist 1 Melodrama Lorde 2 My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Kanye West 3 Pure Heroine Lorde 4 Lost in the Dream The War on Drugs 5 Golden Hour Kacey Musgraves 6 ...
by Future Critic
Sun May 31, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread
Replies: 61
Views: 57880

Re: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread

Holden wrote: Fri May 29, 2020 4:24 pm
Future Critic wrote: Thu May 28, 2020 2:06 pm 28. Burning
29. Burning
You have Burning twice in a row.
Sorry about that! It should have been this:
27. The Descendants
28. Roma
29. Burning
by Future Critic
Thu May 28, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread
Replies: 61
Views: 57880

Re: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread

1. The Social Network 2. Her 3. Inside Out 4. Boyhood 5. Gravity 6. The Florida Project 7. Parasite 8. Toy Story 3 9. A Separation 10. Moonlight 11. La La Land 12. Black Swan 13. Whiplash 14. Bridesmaids 15. Short Term 12 16. Carol 17. Before Midnight 18. Birdman 19. Knives Out 20. Nightcrawler 21. ...
by Future Critic
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2019 - RESULTS
Replies: 73
Views: 27570

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2019 - RESULTS

I accidentally listed Titanic Rising as my number 17 song when it was supposed to be Everyday. I think this would have probably moved it above Purple Mountains. I'll try to be more careful next year. Thanks again for the awesome rollout, and I think it's safe to say that our taste is better than tha...
by Future Critic
Wed Jan 15, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 82078

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

Holden wrote: Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:01 pm
Future Critic wrote: Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:17 pm
06. Jenny Lewis - All Mirrors
Just wanted to make sure that this is supposed to be Angel Olsen, and #3 is supposed to be On The Line.
Sorry about that! I've corrected it to reference Angel Olsen.
by Future Critic
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 82078

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

I think I've finalized my lists: Albums: 01. Lana Del Rey - NFR! 02. Arianna Grande - thank u, next 03. Jenny Lewis - On the Line 04. Carly Rae Jepsen - Dedicated 05. Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising 06. Angel Olsen - All Mirrors 07. Billie Eilish - WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? 08. Sharon Va...
by Future Critic
Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Pazz & Jop Rip-Off
Replies: 5
Views: 9143

Re: EOY 2019 - Pazz & Jop Rip-Off

It's really too bad these replacements completely ignore the song side of things. Of course the albums have always gotten more attention, but the songs piece is just as important in my opinion.
by Future Critic
Mon Dec 30, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY2019.- Indiestyle (BE)
Replies: 3
Views: 4663

Re: EOY2019.- Indiestyle (BE)

Glad to see "Forgotten Eyes" make the list. That song seems to be overshadowed by all of Big Thief's hits from the year, which is too bad because it's a great, compassionate song.
by Future Critic
Wed Dec 25, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019: Thrillist (US)
Replies: 1
Views: 2521

EOY 2019: Thrillist (US)

Is Thrillist eligible? I believe it's multiple authors - and it's good list, too! If it's eligible, I can transcribe it.

https://www.thrillist.com/entertainment ... new-latest
by Future Critic
Wed Dec 25, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 15
Views: 25402

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

Just an FYI, the Noisey list is listed under VICE and is available. The Entertainment Weekly list has been posted, too, but I believe it's created by only two authors, so I'm not sure it's still eligible. And, unfortunately, it appears that the UPROXX Critics' Poll did not tally a best songs poll th...
by Future Critic
Wed Dec 25, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - VICE (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 4804

Re: EOY 2019 - VICE/NOISEY (US)

1. Cash Shit, Megan Thee Stallion 2. Flash, The Hecks 3. Welcome to the Party, Pop Smoke 4. Next Level Charli, Charli XCX 5. Rapture, Kofee 6. I Want You Around, Snoh Aalegra 7. Ellipsis, Drab Majesty 8. The Greatest, Lana Del Rey 9. Old Town Road (Remix), Lil Nas X 10. Bop, Dababy 11. Bags, Clairo ...
by Future Critic
Tue Dec 24, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019: UPROXX Critics' Poll (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 4659

EOY 2019: UPROXX Critics' Poll (US)

UPROXX critics poll for best albums of 2019 is here: https://uproxx.com/critic-polls/best-al ... tics-poll/

I should have time to transcribe it sometime after Christmas, if nobody beats me to it.

VERY disappointed that they got rid of the best songs section.
by Future Critic
Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019: Fader (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 4305

Re: EOY 2019: Fader (US)

Thanks for transcribing these, Honorio! I don't think I would have been able to get to it until Saturday!
by Future Critic
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY2019: Junkee (US)
Replies: 1
Views: 2916

EOY2019: Junkee (US)

Not sure if it's eligible, but it seems like it could be: https://junkee.com/best-songs-2019/234084
by Future Critic
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Spin (US)
Replies: 7
Views: 5888

Re: EOY 2019 - Spin (US)

by Future Critic
Wed Dec 04, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: A Note about the Albums Spreadsheet
Replies: 5
Views: 14877

Re: A Note about the Albums Spreadsheet

First off, I just wanted to echo others' comments by saying thank you both for all the work on the album and songs lists. Also, does anyone think it would be useful to come up with a standard format when transcribing the lists? If all the lists are transcribed identically, we could just paste the tr...
by Future Critic
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: RollingStone (US) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 18
Views: 11737

Re: RollingStone (US) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s

Monte wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:02 pmYikes.
It's actually much better than I was expecting. I figured some U2 album would be number one.
by Future Critic
Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Uproxx (US)
Replies: 1
Views: 3316

Re: EOY 2019 - Uproxx (US)

Best songs: https://uproxx.com/music/best-songs-of-2019-ranked/ 50. Please Me, Cardi B and Bruno Mars 49. Juicy, Doja Cat 48. Drunk II, Mannequin P*ssy 47. Only Child, Tierra Whack 46. So Hot You're Hurting My Feelings, Caroline Polacek 45. Saturday Nights, Khalid 44. Wells Fargo, Dreamville 43. Suc...
by Future Critic
Wed Nov 20, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Billboard (US) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 8
Views: 6423

Re: Billboard (US) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s

As a longtime fan, Red isn't my personal favorite either. And I agree that All Too Well (and Shake It Off) is where I expected most of her recognition. But with that said, I'm glad she's finally getting some of the critical recognition she deserves. I could be missing a few, but I believe she joins ...
by Future Critic
Fri Nov 15, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2019 (20) November 15
Replies: 8
Views: 10448

Re: MCCh 2019 (20) November 15

In my opinion, it hasn't been a very good year for individual songs, but - looking at this list - it's impossible to deny that it's been a great year for albums. Thanks for updating this through the year otisredding - it's always something I look forward to seeing! And I can't wait for the official ...