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by charliepanayi
Fri Dec 14, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 17
Views: 1843

Re: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)

6. IDLES - Joy as an Act of Resistance
by charliepanayi
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Exclaim ! (CAN)
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: EOY 2018 - Exclaim ! (CAN)

Soul and R&B http://exclaim.ca/music/article/exclaim_s_top_10_soul_and_r_and_b_albums-best_of_2018 10. Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen 9. Neneh Cherry - Broken Politics 8. Bonjay - Lush Life 7. Leon Bridges - Good Thing 6. serpentwithfeet - soil 5. Charles Bradley - Black Velvet 4. Georgia Anne Muldro...
by charliepanayi
Thu Dec 13, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 4
Views: 318

Re: EOY 2018 - Rolling Stone (US)

Poor old Justin Timberlake's album was so poor even Rolling Stone have ignored it
by charliepanayi
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 4
Views: 318

EOY 2018 - Rolling Stone (US)

Albums https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-lists/50-best-albums-2018-764071/cupcakke-ephorize-album-764184/ 50. Cupcakke - Ephorize 49. Esperanza Spaldin - 12 Little Spells 48. The Carters - Everything is Love 47. Father John Misty - God's Favourite Customer 46. Sleep - The Sciences 45. Robyn -...
by charliepanayi
Wed Dec 12, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 3425

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

luvulongTIM wrote:Well with Mitski you know EVERY YEAR the critics end up picking the Björkist or Kate Bushiest female they can find to rank insanely high. It’s the Bjush effect. I already saw it coming so no surprise here.


But Mitski is nothing like Bjork or Kate Bush, either as a person or in her music.
by charliepanayi
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Slant (US)
Replies: 3
Views: 400

Re: EOY 2018 - Slant (US)

Albums https://www.slantmagazine.com/features/article/the-25-best-albums-of-2018 25. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour 24. Car Seat Headrest - Twin Fantasy 23. Nine Inch Nails - Bad Witch 22. Pusha T - Daytona 21. Superchunk - What a Time to Be Alive 20. Ariana Grande - Sweetener 19. Sofi Tukker - Treeh...
by charliepanayi
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 1268

Re: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)

Nick wrote:
charliepanayi wrote:I told you so re: Cardi B


And let us rejoice in the fact that you were right. We can sleep well tonight knowing Cardi B failed to make the top 10.


You should. I have to admit I was way off base about Noname though.
by charliepanayi
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 17
Views: 1843

Re: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)

9. Low - Double Negative
by charliepanayi
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 1268

Re: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)

I told you so re: Cardi B
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Crack (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 97

EOY 2018 - Crack (UK)

Albums https://crackmagazine.net/article/feature-lists/the-top-50-albums-of-2018/ 50. Dean Blunt - Soul on Fire 49. Mariah Carey - Caution 48. Jlin - Aubiography 47. Low - Double Negative 46. Kenny Allstar - Block Diaries 45. Eartheater - Irisiri 44. Helena Hauff - Qualm 43. Janelle Monae - Dirty Co...
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 1268

Re: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)

discord wrote:
cheekyjh2 wrote:I can see Rosalia snatching №1 spot on the albums list. It's her, The 1975, Kacey or Mitski in my opinion.


Mitski has no chance. I dont rate her album.


Not sure what your opinion on her album has to do with her chances
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Slant (US)
Replies: 3
Views: 400

EOY 2018 - Slant (US)

Songs https://www.slantmagazine.com/features/article/the-25-best-singles-of-2018 25. Drake - Nice for What 24. Titus Andronicus - Above the Bodega (Local Business) 23. Phosphorescent - New Birth in New England 22. Ariana Grande - No Tears Left to Cry 21. Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch 20. Courtney Barn...
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - God is in the TV (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 240

Re: EOY 2018 - God is in the TV (UK)

Albums (50-1) http://www.godisinthetvzine.co.uk/2018/12/10/giittv-album-of-the-year-poll-2018-results-50-1/ 50) Field Music – Open Here 49) King Champion Sounds – For A Lark 48) Josh Rouse – Love In The Modern Age 47) Farao – Pure-O 46) Arc Iris – Icon Of Ego 45) Gruff Rhys – Babelsberg 44) The Bree...
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 1268

Re: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)

By that logic Robyn could be a lock for AOTY as she has two songs in the top 20. Mitski has two songs in the top 50 too. Also I can see Cardi B not being enough of a consensus choice.
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 17
Views: 1843

Re: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)

10. Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 31
Views: 1268

Re: EOY 2018 - Pitchfork (US)

I just can't see Invasion of Privacy being their AOTY, it's going to be Noname or Mitski I reckon.
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Popmatters (US)
Replies: 0
Views: 191

EOY 2018 - Popmatters (US)

Albums https://www.popmatters.com/best-albums-of-2018-2622492661.html 70. Gregory Alan Isakov - Evening Machines 69. Ghost - Prequelle 68. Kyle Craft - Full Circle Nightmare 67. Tracey Thorn - Record 66. Dilly Dally - Heaven 65. Armand Hammer - Paraffin 64. Florence + the Machine - High As Hope 63. ...
by charliepanayi
Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 3425

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

At least Parquet Courts are in the top 25, Fucked Up will be lucky to make the top 100 at this rate!
by charliepanayi
Sat Dec 08, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Drowned in Sound (UK)
Replies: 3
Views: 285

EOY 2018 - Drowned in Sound (UK)

Albums https://medium.com/drowned-in-sound/drowned-in-sounds-15-favourite-albums-of-2018-28c7ff3e68ab 15. Manic Street Preachers - Resistance is Futile 14. Car Seat Headrest - Twin Fantasy 13. Suede - The Blue Hour 12. Blood Orange - Negro Swan 11. Metric - Art of Doubt 10. Muncie Girls - Fixed Idea...
by charliepanayi
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Exclaim ! (CAN)
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: EOY 2018 - Exclaim ! (CAN)

Folk and Country http://exclaim.ca/music/article/exclaim_s_top_10_folk_and_country_albums-best_of_2018 10. Adrianne Lenker - abysskiss 9. Elisapie - The Ballad of the Runaway Girl 8. Odetta Hartman - Old Rockhounds Never Die 7. Neko Case - Hell-On 6. Marlon Williams - Make Way for Love 5. Mount Eeri...
by charliepanayi
Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: Grammy Award Nominations
Replies: 5
Views: 237

Re: Grammy Award Nominations

They've expanded it this year a la the Oscars with Best Picture.

Kacey Musgraves or Post Malone will win AOTY and everyone will go mad again.
by charliepanayi
Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - God is in the TV (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 240

EOY 2018 - God is in the TV (UK)

Albums (100-51) http://www.godisinthetvzine.co.uk/2018/12/06/giittv-album-of-the-year-poll-2018-results-100-51/ 100) Kamasi Washington – Heaven And Earth 99) Sauna Youth – Deaths 98) Ghost Music – I Was Hoping You’d Pass By Here 97) Adam Stafford – The Fire Behind The Curtain 96) Tracey Thorn – Reco...
by charliepanayi
Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 17
Views: 1843

Re: EOY 2018 - The Guardian (UK)

11. SOPHIE – Oil of Every Pearl’s Un-Insides 12. Sons of Kemet – Your Queen is a Reptile 13. The Internet – Hive Mind 14. Noname - Room 25 15. Natalie Prass – The Future and the Past 16. Young Fathers - Cocoa Sugar 17. Pusha T - Daytona 18. Let’s Eat Grandma – I’m All Ears 19. Julia Holter - Aviary ...
by charliepanayi
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Loud and Quiet (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 119

EOY 2018 - Loud and Quiet (UK)

Albums https://www.loudandquiet.com/short/the-loud-and-quiet-best-40-albums-of-2018/ 40. Half Waif - Lavender 39. Phantastic Ferniture - Phantastic Ferniture 38. La Luz - Floating Features 37. The Voidz - Virtue 36. Marie Davidson - Working Class Woman 35. Mount Eerie - Now Only 34. The Goon Sax - W...
by charliepanayi
Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)
Replies: 30
Views: 3237

Re: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)

Done! Thanks
by charliepanayi
Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 3425

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

People who like Tranquillity Base really like it (so when it is in lists, it tends to do well), and I think the change in direction has found favour. Low is an interesting one as often veteran acts who aren't the really really big ones (e.g. Radiohead, David Bowie, Bob Dylan) get overlooked somewhat...
by charliepanayi
Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 3425

Re: EOY 2018 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Unsurpringly, his recent political statements seem to have been the last straw with the media. If it's irreparable, I wonder how badly it will affect his 2010s releases in the AOTD polls. Fans of albums like MDTF could end up frustrated by the fallout. Ye wasn't a very good album anyway, Kids See G...
by charliepanayi
Tue Dec 04, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Stereogum (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: EOY 2018 - Stereogum (USA)

3. Ariana Grande: "Sweetener" This has been the biggest surprise so far. I know there's been a huge trend lately toward The P-word Which Will Not Be Named (at least by me, because I can't stand that word), but when did Grande become such a critical darling all of a sudden? Thanks to popti...
by charliepanayi
Tue Dec 04, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - NPR (US)
Replies: 7
Views: 557

Re: EOY 2018 - NPR (US)

16. Courtney Barnett : Tell Me How You Really Feel 15. Magos Herrera & Brooklyn Rider : Dreamers 14. Superorganism : Superorganism 13. Pistol Annies : Interstate Gospel 12. boygenius : boygenius 11. Hop Along : Bark Your Head Off, Dog 10. Tierra Whack : Whack World 9. Kali Uchis : Isolation 8. ...
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Line of Best Fit (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 812

Re: EOY 2018 - The Line of Best Fit (UK)

SpankyRevolution wrote:That's how we get Drake' overlong and filler-full Scorpion


Overlong and filler-full is an apt description for every Drake album
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 03, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Line of Best Fit (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 812

Re: EOY 2018 - The Line of Best Fit (UK)

I thought Puberty 2 was a lot better than Be the Cowboy. Is this really an era of overlong/bloated album releases? In the 90s and even the early 2000s maybe, but I don't really see it these days as nobody is worried about filling a CD any more as nobody buys CDs. Even the big pop albums like Invasio...
by charliepanayi
Sat Dec 01, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)
Replies: 30
Views: 3237

Re: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)

They've probably just left doing it until Monday this time. Or maybe they forgot before they left for the weekend!
by charliepanayi
Fri Nov 30, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)
Replies: 30
Views: 3237

Re: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)

It sucks that The Skinny gave Fucked Up's Dose Your Dreams five stars but it didn't show up here. I haven't seen it any YE lists so far, sadly. They gave out (at least) 38 top marks according to AOTY, but even if they hadn't, reviews are only 1 person, eligible lists need to be at least 3 different...
by charliepanayi
Thu Nov 29, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Sister Ray (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 882

EOY 2018 - Sister Ray (UK)

Record store so ineligible Albums https://drive.google.com/file/d/1gHdrCA6iqWwYB3yBi4NTNUN30_48mVoR/view 50. Julia Holter - Aviary 49. Drinks - Hippo Lite 48. Field Music - Open Here 47. King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - Gumboot Soup (2017) 46. Shopping - The Official Body 45. Jungle - For Ever 4...
by charliepanayi
Tue Nov 27, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)
Replies: 30
Views: 3237

Re: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)

I never said it was something that affected ALL albums (there are always exceptions, especially phenomenons like Blackstar and Merriweather), but I have noticed that many albums coming out in January/February often suffer a bit in end of year lists
by charliepanayi
Tue Nov 27, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)
Replies: 30
Views: 3237

Re: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)

9. Car Seat Headrest - Twin Fantasy First appearance on an eligible list so far for this - it's way too early to look for trends, but I was starting to wonder whether the album (one of the highest-ranked 2018 albums on both RYM and Best Ever Albums, in addition to its high Mega-Critic rank here) mi...
by charliepanayi
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)
Replies: 30
Views: 3237

EOY 2018 - The Skinny (UK)

Albums https://www.theskinny.co.uk/music/opinion/albums-of-the-year/the-skinnys-top-50-albums-of-2018 50. JPEGMAFIA – Veteran 49. Her's – Invitation to Her's 48. Porches – The House 47. Shame - Songs of Praise 46. Tomberlin - At Weddings 45. U.S. Girls – In a Poem Unlimited 44. Amanda Shires – To th...
by charliepanayi
Mon Nov 26, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Paste (US)
Replies: 3
Views: 1431

EOY 2018 - Paste (US)

Albums https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2018/11/the-50-best-albums-of-2018.html 50. Yo La Tengo: There’s A Riot Going On 49. Blood Orange: Negro Swan 48. Ashley McBryde: Girl Going Nowhere 47. Flasher: Constant Image 46. Phosphorescent: C’est La Vie 45. Paul Kelly: Nature 44. Kacey Musgraves: ...
by charliepanayi
Thu Nov 22, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 -Resident Music (UK)
Replies: 1
Views: 862

Re: EOY 2018 -Resident Music (UK)

http://www.resident-music.com/collection&path=27993 100. Warmduscher - Whale City 99. Luluc - Sculptor 98. Teleman - Family of Aliens 97. Daniel Blumberg - Minus 96. Tunng - Songs You Make at Night 95. Cavern of Anti-Matter - Hormone Lemonade 94. Wye Oak - The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs 9...
by charliepanayi
Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Time (US)
Replies: 8
Views: 2028

Re: EOY 2018 - Time (US)

They'll have had an advance review copy probably.
by charliepanayi
Wed Nov 21, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 2467

Re: EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)

Future Critic wrote:Anyone else surprised that Robyn missed the cut for both Mojo and Uncut?


Not really, looks like neither has even reviewed it.
by charliepanayi
Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 2467

Re: EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)

Yeah, there's nothing that looks set to totally dominate this year.
by charliepanayi
Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 2467

EOY 2018 - Mojo (UK)

Albums (taken from the magazine I bought today) 75. Gorillaz - The Now Now 74. Candi Staton - Unstoppable 73. Jack White - Boarding House Reach 72. Hailu Mergia - Lala Belu 71. Shame - Songs of Praise 70. Neil Young & Promise of the Real - The Visitor 69. Jungle - For Ever 68. Johnny Marr - Call...
by charliepanayi
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Uncut (UK)
Replies: 5
Views: 1942

EOY 2018 - Uncut (UK)

Sorry, only have the top 10 at the moment, I'll see if I can find a copy of the magazine this week to find the rest! 1. Low - Double Negative 2. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever - Hope Downs 3. Ty Segall - Freedom’s Goblin 4. Spiritualized - And Nothing Hurt 5. Yo La Tengo - There’s a Riot Going On 6...
by charliepanayi
Fri Dec 22, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - MusicOMH (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 845

EOY 2017 - MusicOMH (UK)

Albums https://www.musicomh.com/features/lists/musicomhs-top-50-albums-2017 1. Lorde – Melodrama 2. St Vincent – Masseducation 3. LCD Soundsystem – American Dream 4. Slowdive – Slowdive 5. The National – Sleep Well Beast 6. Phoebe Bridgers – Stranger In The Alps 7. Wolf Alice – Visions Of A Life 8. ...
by charliepanayi
Thu Dec 21, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Sputnikmusic (US)
Replies: 3
Views: 1029

Re: EOY 2017 - Sputnikmusic (US)

I like how some people are complaining that it's in the list at all and some are complaining because it's not high enough. Can't win!
by charliepanayi
Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Clash (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 798

EOY 2017 - Clash (UK)

Albums http://www.clashmusic.com/features/clash-albums-of-the-year-2017 1. J Hus - 'Common Sense' 2. Kendrick Lamar - 'DAMN.' 3. Sampha - 'Process' 4. SZA - 'Ctrl' 5. Moses Sumney - 'Aromanticism' 6. LCD Soundystem - 'American Dream' 7. Tyler, The Creator - 'Flower Boy' 8. King Krule - 'The Ooz' 9. ...
by charliepanayi
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Sputnikmusic (US)
Replies: 3
Views: 1029

EOY 2017 - Sputnikmusic (US)

Albums (currently incomplete) https://www.sputnikmusic.com/blog/2017/12/20/staffs-top-50-albums-of-2017-50-31/ 50. Sorcerer – The Crowning of the Fire King 49. Benjamin Clementine – I Tell A Fly 48. 1800Haightstreet – Endless 47. The World Is A Beautiful Place… – Always Foreign 46. death’s dynamic s...
by charliepanayi
Tue Dec 19, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Tiny Mix Tapes (US)
Replies: 1
Views: 1156

Re: EOY 2017 - Tiny Mix Tapes (US)

Albums https://www.tinymixtapes.com/features/2017-favorite-50-music-releases 50. Perfume Genius - No Shape 49. Sun Araw - THE SADDLE OF THE INCREATE 48. Tara Jane O’Neil - Tara Jane O’Neil 47. Nmesh - Pharma 46. Colleen - A flame my love, a frequency 45. Bell Witch - Mirror Reaper 44. Toiret Status ...
by charliepanayi
Mon Dec 18, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - No Ripcord (UK)
Replies: 0
Views: 841

EOY 2017 - No Ripcord (UK)

Albums http://www.noripcord.com/features/best-albums-2017 50. Sampha - Process 49. Mark Eitzel - Hey Mr. Ferryman 48. The Mountain Goats - Goths 47. The Courtneys - The Courtneys II 46. The New Pornographers - Whiteout Conditions 45. Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3 44. Thundercat - Drunk 43. Algie...

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