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by dumbangel
Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Poll (closed) for top Steely Dan songs
Replies: 28
Views: 2517

Re: Poll (through 11/30) for top Steely Dan songs

Not the subject of the poll but here's my top Steely Dan and Donald Fagen albums ranking :

1. The Royal Scam
2. Pretzel Logic
3. Aja
4. Countdown To Ecstasy
5. Can't Buy A Thrill
6. Katy Lied
7. Sunken Condos (Fagen)
8. The Nightfly (Fagen)
9. Gaucho
10.Everything Must Go
11.Two Against Nature
by dumbangel
Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Poll (closed) for top Steely Dan songs
Replies: 28
Views: 2517

Re: Poll (through 11/30) for top Steely Dan songs

1. Deacon Blues 2. Aja 3. Rikki Don't Lose That Number 4. The Boston Rag 5. Don't Take Me Alive 6. Bad Sneakers 7. My Old School 8. Kid Charlemagne 9. The Caves Of Altamira 10.Sign In Stranger 11.Do It Again 12.Haitian Divorce 13.Green Earrings 14.Reelin' In The Years 15.Everything You Did 16.The Fe...
by dumbangel
Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 43828

Re: Albums of 2017

My favourites of the year so far : 1. Slowdive - Slowdive 2. Ariel Pink - Dedicated to Bobby Jameson 3. Timber Timbre - Sincerely, Future Pollution 4. Kelley Stoltz - Que Aura 5. Foxygen - Hang 6. The War on Drugs - A Deeper Understanding 7. The Clientele - Music for the Age of Miracles 8. The Horro...
by dumbangel
Tue Nov 07, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Innervisions (1973)
Replies: 21
Views: 1478

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

The song "Visions" is not only my favourite one on this album but also my favourite one from SW's carreer.
Probably in my top 50 songs ever.
by dumbangel
Tue Nov 07, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Innervisions (1973)
Replies: 21
Views: 1478

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

02 | Visions
04 | Golden Lady
09 | He's Misstra Know-It-All
07 | All in Love Is Fair
08 | Don't You Worry 'bout a Thing
01 | Too High
03 | Living for the City
05 | Higher Ground
06 | Jesus Children of America
by dumbangel
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Philippe Manœuvre - Philippe Manœuvre's secret discotheque: 111 hidden treasures of rock (2017)
Replies: 4
Views: 907

Re: Philippe Manœuvre - Philippe Manœuvre's secret discotheque: 111 hidden treasures of rock (2017)

I'm glad to see my favourite (and so underrated) artist, Kelley Stoltz, appearing in this list.
by dumbangel
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Rubber Soul (1965)
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Rubber Soul (1965)

09 | Girl
04 | Nowhere Man
11 | In My Life
02 | Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)
03 | You Won't See Me
13 | If I Needed Someone
01 | Drive My Car
12 | Wait
10 | I'm Looking Through You
07 | Michelle
14 | Run for Your Life
06 | The Word
05 | Think for Yourself
08 | What Goes On
by dumbangel
Mon Aug 28, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Oasis' (What's the Story) Morning Glory? (1995)
Replies: 18
Views: 2148

Re: Rank the Tracks: Oasis' (What's the Story) Morning Glory? (1995)

07 | Some Might Say
08 | Cast No Shadow
12 | Champagne Supernova
09 | She's Electric
05 | Hey Now!
10 | Morning Glory
04 | Don't Look Back in Anger
01 | Hello
02 | Roll with It
03 | Wonderwall
06 | [untitled]
11 | [untitled 2]
by dumbangel
Mon Aug 28, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Upcoming Albums: September 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1628

Re: Upcoming Albums: September 2017

You can add these two releases :

- The Clientele - "Music for the Age of Miracles" (september 22)
- Cut Copy - "Haiku From Zero" (september 22)
by dumbangel
Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 43828

Re: Albums of 2017

My favourite albums of the year so far (no order) :

Slowdive - "Slowdive"
Timber Timbre - "Sincerely, Future Pollution"
Rose Elinor Dougall - "Stellular"
Foxygen - "Hang"
by dumbangel
Tue Apr 05, 2016 4:43 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Le Mot et le Reste (collection)
Replies: 65
Views: 7462

Re: Le Mot et le Reste (collection)

My wife offered me these two books for last Christmas and I must say that I enjoyed a lot these readings, they taught me many things and made me discover many obscure bands.

Indie Pop
http://lemotetlereste.com/musiques/indiepop/

Psychedelic Rock
http://lemotetlereste.com/musiques/rockpsychedelique/
by dumbangel
Tue Mar 29, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What's your Top 5 Albums of 2000s?
Replies: 38
Views: 3966

Re: What's your Top 5 Albums of 2000s?

1. Flotation Toy Warning - Bluffer's Guide to the Flight Deck (2004)
2. Mojave 3 - Excuses for Travellers (2000)
3. Midlake - The Trials of Van Occupanther (2006)
4. The Junipers - Cut Your Key (2008)
5. Badly Drawn Boy - The Hour of Bewilderbeast (2000)
by dumbangel
Mon Mar 14, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds
Replies: 33
Views: 7246

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds

1. Wouldn't It Be Nice 8. God Only Knows 13. Caroline, No 4. Don't Talk (Put Your Head on My Shoulder) 11. I Just Wasn't Made for These Times 6. Let's Go Away for Awhile 2. You Still Believe in Me 3. That's Not Me 7. Sloop John B 5. I'm Waiting for the Day 10. Here Today 12. Pet Sounds 9. I Know The...
by dumbangel
Sun Mar 06, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Replies: 54
Views: 7215

Re: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

1. She's Leaving Home 2. A Day in the Life 3. Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds 4. Fixing a Hole 5. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise) 6. Lovely Rita 7. Getting Better 8. With a Little Help from My Friends 9. Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band 10. Within You Without You 11. When I'm Sixty...
by dumbangel
Sun Feb 14, 2016 11:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2016
Replies: 254
Views: 37070

Re: Albums of 2016

I agree TimmyWing about the new Field Music album which is a great pop record. They put some funk in their prog-pop and the result is absolutely brillant. Since their debut album in 2005 they have used us to their great musicianship but in this new record they've added some heart and soul. It's my f...
by dumbangel
Wed Jan 13, 2016 9:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: TOP 10 bands
Replies: 41
Views: 3967

Re: TOP 10 bands

1) The Beatles
2) Steely Dan
3) Kelley Stoltz
4) The Smiths
5) David Bowie
6) The Beach Boys
7) Ed Harcourt
8) Prefab Sprout
9) XTC
10) Harry Nilsson
by dumbangel
Sat Mar 01, 2014 10:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart - Week 5 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 3151

Re: AMF Chart - Week 5 2014

I don't like any song in the list. How is the selection made ? Can we submit new songs to the list ? Should they be "singles" or simply "songs" ? If it's possible, I would like to see some Temples' songs, Ed Harcourt's songs or the great new song from The Horrors, "I see you...
by dumbangel
Wed Feb 19, 2014 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2014
Replies: 430
Views: 94473

Re: Albums of 2014

Favourites so far :
Ed Harcourt - "Time Of Dust"
Temples - "Sun Structures"
by dumbangel
Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1000 Registered Users are nearing... Celebrations?
Replies: 28
Views: 4570

Re: 1000 Registered Users are nearing... Celebrations?

How long is the site running ? I remember first visited it on 2003.
by dumbangel
Fri Feb 14, 2014 1:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1970 Poll!!!
Replies: 173
Views: 35514

Re: Songs and Albums of 1970 Poll!!!

SONGS 1. The Beach Boys - All I Wanna Do 2. The Stooges - TV Eye 3. George Harrison - Isn't It a Pity 4. The Beatles - Let It Be 5. Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up 6. Paul McCartney - Maybe I'm Amazed 7. Deep Purple - Child In Time 8. Elton John - Your Song 9. Neil Young - Only Love Can Break Your Hear...
by dumbangel
Fri Feb 14, 2014 11:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1970 Poll!!!
Replies: 173
Views: 35514

Re: Songs and Albums of 1970 Poll!!!

ALBUMS 1. The Beach Boys - Sunflower 2. Harry Nilsson - Nilsson Sings Newman 3. George Harrison - All Things Must Pass 4. The Stooges - Fun House 5. Neil Young - After the Gold Rush 6. The Who - Live at Leeds 7. The Kinks - Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround (Part One) 8. Paul McCartney - McC...
by dumbangel
Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: My First Vinyl Album
Replies: 14
Views: 2695

Re: My First Vinyl Album

My first vinyl single : Duran Duran - "Wild Boys" (1984 - I was 8 years old)
My first vinyl album : INXS - "Kick" (1987 - I was 11 years old)
by dumbangel
Tue Oct 01, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Need some help about a ranking method
Replies: 0
Views: 603

Need some help about a ranking method

Hi to all, I would like to call on the talents of statisticians some of you have in this forum. It's about a personal ranking of the best albums of the year that I update regularly on rateyourmusic.com site. http://rateyourmusic.com/list/dumbangel/2013_albums/ I rank the albums according to the numb...
by dumbangel
Tue Aug 13, 2013 7:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules Monday Returns!
Replies: 60
Views: 13099

Re: Random Rules Monday Returns!

Simple Minds - "Somebody up there likes you" Barth - "Customer 5" The Last Shadow Puppets - "Black plant" Air - "Lost message" Swing Out Sister - "Icy cold as winter" Felt - "Dimantled king is off the throne" Stereolab - "Jenny ondioli...
by dumbangel
Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules August - Submissions
Replies: 27
Views: 4842

Re: Random Rules August - Submissions

John Lennon - "Mother" Todd Rundgren - "Most likely you go your way and i'll go mine" Thurman - "Cheap holiday" Fountains Of Wayne - "The Senator's daughter" Martin Newell - "Ursula in a waiting room" Queens of the Stone Age - "I never came"...
by dumbangel
Mon Aug 05, 2013 11:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1986 Poll
Replies: 85
Views: 17084

Re: Songs and Albums of 1986 Poll

1986... I was a 10 years old boy. It brings me back good memories. There were lots of pop hits on the radio and lots of funny music videos. I don't own enough albums from this year but I dig these 2 records : XTC - "Skylarking" Talk Talk - "The Colour Of Spring" Songs : 1. Everyt...
by dumbangel
Mon Aug 05, 2013 10:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2013
Replies: 336
Views: 72518

Re: Albums of 2013

Ten favourites from 2013 (not in order) : Jacco Gardner - "Cabinet of Curiosities" She & Him - "Volume Three" The James Hunter Six - "Minute By Minute" Primal Scream - "More Light" Daft Punk - "Random Access Memories" Josh Rouse - "The Happi...
by dumbangel
Mon Aug 05, 2013 10:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules Monday Returns!
Replies: 60
Views: 13099

Re: Random Rules Monday Returns!

The Offbeat - "Say The Word" The Shins - "Black Wave" The Black Crowes - "Diamond Ring" Sade - "Cherish The Day" Super Furry Animals - "Mountain People" Massive Attack - "One Love" The Shazam - "The Stranded Stars" King Khan &...
by dumbangel
Wed Apr 24, 2013 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules Monday Returns!
Replies: 60
Views: 13099

Re: Random Rules Monday Returns!

1. The Last Shadow Puppets – Separate and Ever Deadly 2. Tricky – Overcome 3. Beach House – Better Times 4. Jackdaw4 – This Is Your Life 5. Garbage – Parade 6. The Rolling Stones – Under My Thumb 7. Neil Young – Like a Hurricane 8. The Beach Boys – Let the Wind Blow 9. Ron Sexsmith – Tomorrow In Her...
by dumbangel
Wed Mar 27, 2013 1:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules Monday Returns!
Replies: 60
Views: 13099

Re: Random Rules Monday Returns!

1. Simple Minds – Hypnotised 2. Massive Attack – Man Next Door 3. Rumer – Come to Me High 4. Queen – Flash 5. Broadcast – Unchanging Window/Chord Simple 6. Spiritualized – Huh? (Intro) 7. The Knickerbockers – Lies 8. Squeeze – Tempted 9. George Harrison – Thanks for the Pepperoni 10. The Rolling Sto...
by dumbangel
Wed Mar 27, 2013 1:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2013
Replies: 336
Views: 72518

Re: Albums of 2013

1. Jacco Gardner - Cabinet of Curiosities 2. Ron Sexsmith - Forever Endeavour 3. Suede - Bloodsports 4. Rhye - Woman 5. The James Hunter Six - Minute By Minute 6. Foxygen - We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic 7. Ed Harcourt - Back Into the Woods 8. Steven Wilson - The Raven That...
by dumbangel
Sat Feb 23, 2013 9:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2013
Replies: 336
Views: 72518

Re: Albums of 2013

Fans of '60s psyche/sunshine/baroque pop reminiscent of Milliennium/Sagittarius/Left Banke/Zombies with touches of Syd Barrett, I recommand the first album of a young dutch artist : "Cabinet of curiosities" by Jacco Gardner.
by dumbangel
Thu Jan 31, 2013 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What was #1 on the day you were born?
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: What was #1 on the day you were born?

December 14th, 1976

UK : Under The Moon Of Love - Showaddywaddy
US : Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) - Rod Stewart
AUS : Money, Money, Money - Abba
CA : Tonight's the Night (Gonna Be Alright) - Rod Stewart
GER : Daddy Cool - Boney M.

It's all crap :(((
by dumbangel
Fri Dec 21, 2012 7:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 17587

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll

1. Beach House - "Bloom" 2. Rufus Wainwright - "Out of the game" 3. The Explorers Club - "Grand hotel" 4. David Myhr - "Soundshine" 5. Chromatics - "Kill for love" 6. Dodgy - "Stand upright in a cool place" 7. Redd Kross - "Researching...

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