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by Listyguy
Sun Jun 25, 2017 1:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Album Finals
Replies: 15
Views: 137

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Album Finals

Albums
Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back vs. Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City

Songs
M.I.A. - Paper Planes vs. Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five - The Message
The Roots - The Seed (2.0) vs. Notorious B.I.G. - Juicy
by Listyguy
Thu Jun 22, 2017 12:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: POLL #2: Deciding the Next Genre Tournament
Replies: 13
Views: 234

Re: POLL #2: Deciding the Next Genre Tournament

Also, given the number of options here, might I suggest doing a runoff if there is no clear majority (which, given the sheer number of options, is pretty likely)?
by Listyguy
Thu Jun 22, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: POLL #2: Deciding the Next Genre Tournament
Replies: 13
Views: 234

Re: POLL #2: Deciding the Next Genre Tournament

What was poll #1? The rap and hip hop one?
by Listyguy
Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Lorde's Melodrama: Discussion Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 392

Re: Lorde's Melodrama: Discussion Thread

I give the album 7/10 for the time being. By this time next year it will probably be up to 8/10, if I had to guess. I agree with a lot of what has been said here, especially on cohesiveness of the album (for example, "Liability" seems like it was just thrown in at a random spot that doesn'...
by Listyguy
Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Lorde's Melodrama: Discussion Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 392

Re: Lorde's Melodrama: Discussion Thread

Haven't heard either Lorde album, but I'll probably listen to this one tonight and share my thoughts. I heard "Green Light" when it dropped, and while it's good, it'll never be "Royals" (pun completely intentional).
by Listyguy
Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Guns N' Roses' Appetite for Destruction (1987)
Replies: 6
Views: 132

Re: Rank the Tracks: Guns N' Roses' Appetite for Destruction (1987)

Favorite album last week, favorite song this week:

09 | Sweet Child o' Mine
03 | Nightrain
05 | Mr. Brownstone
04 | Out ta Get Me
01 | Welcome to the Jungle
07 | My Michelle
06 | Paradise City
02 | It's So Easy
12 | Rocket Queen
10 | You're Crazy
11 | Anything Goes
08 | Think About You
by Listyguy
Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 216
Views: 10670

Re: Albums of 2017

Any thoughts on the new Sufjan Stevens album, Planetarium? I'm probably going to listen to it this week.
by Listyguy
Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Album Semifinals
Replies: 28
Views: 407

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Album Semifinals

Albums Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back vs. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Kanye West - Late Registration vs. Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City Songs M.I.A. - Paper Planes vs. Kanye West - Runaway N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton vs. Grandmaster Flas...
by Listyguy
Mon Jun 12, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Led Zeppelin's Led Zeppelin IV (1971)
Replies: 21
Views: 371

Re: Rank the Tracks: Led Zeppelin's Led Zeppelin IV (1971)

My all time favorite album

08 | When the Levee Breaks
04 | Stairway to Heaven
07 | Going to California
03 | The Battle of Evermore
01 | Black Dog
02 | Rock and Roll
06 | Four Sticks
05 | Misty Mountain Hop
by Listyguy
Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 3, Week 8
Replies: 24
Views: 388

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 3, Week 8

Albums Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back vs. Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the Wu Tang (36 Chambers) Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. Public Enemy - Fear of a Black Planet Kanye West - Late Registration vs. Kanye West - Yeezus A Tribe Called Quest - The Low End Th...
by Listyguy
Wed Jun 07, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: That feeling of discovering a new favorite artist...
Replies: 10
Views: 357

Re: That feeling of discovering a new favorite artist...

I had a similar experience with Game Theory a few years ago. They're not a top 10 favorite artist of mine, but they have some music that was magical to hear for the first time. Really an incredible feeling.
by Listyguy
Tue Jun 06, 2017 6:02 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Electric Ladyland (1968)
Replies: 8
Views: 231

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Electric Ladyland (1968)

15 | All Along the Watchtower 16 | Voodoo Child (Slight Return) 05 | Little Miss Strange 11 | 1983... (A Merman I Should Turn to Be) 06 | Long Hot Summer Night 07 | Come On (Part I) 08 | Gypsy Eyes 03 | Crosstown Traffic 04 | Voodoo Chile 09 | Burning of the Midnight Lamp 10 | Rainy Day, Dream Away ...
by Listyguy
Tue Jun 06, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 196
Views: 9804

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

As I noted in my RYM list of my favorite albums , there hasn't been a lot of change from my 2014 list. I have gotten away from listening to new albums lately. Anyway, here's my list: 1. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin IV 2. The Beatles - Abbey Road 3. Jimi Hendrix - Are You Experienced? 4. Bob Dylan - B...
by Listyguy
Tue Jun 06, 2017 12:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 7
Replies: 18
Views: 417

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 7

Albums Kanye West - Late Registration vs. Notorious B.I.G. - Ready to Die Kanye West - Yeezus vs. Death Grips - The Money Store A Tribe Called Quest - The Low End Theory vs. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030 Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City vs. Jay Z - The Blueprint Songs GZA - 4th Chamber vs. Pub...
by Listyguy
Fri Jun 02, 2017 9:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ranking albums is tough
Replies: 14
Views: 480

Re: Ranking albums is tough

I generally go with the original version (that is, I always don't consider bonus tracks). With US vs. UK versions, I usually go with the original as well but I'm more lenient. I sometimes just combine the US and UK versions, like with This Year's Model or Are You Experienced? (but I'd love just abou...
by Listyguy
Fri Jun 02, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll
Replies: 48
Views: 1184

Re: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll

Songs: 1- Kanye West - Jesus Walks 2- Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies) 3- Green Day - Wake Me Up When September Ends 4- Franz Ferdinand - Take Me Out 5- Green Day - Boulevard of Broken Dreams 6- Arcade Fire - Wake Up 7- Modest Mouse - Float On 8- Kanye West - All Falls Down 9- Arcade Fire - Neighborho...
by Listyguy
Fri Jun 02, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 2464

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

Since I didn't vote, I can't really complain...but I'm shocked that 99 Problems didn't crack the top 10. Overall a pretty solid group of songs though.
by Listyguy
Wed May 31, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books Poll: Voting Thread
Replies: 19
Views: 1250

Re: AMF Favorite Books Poll: Voting Thread

Who is going to volunteer to run a Non Fiction Poll?! Question: do we count Persepolis and Maus as fiction or non-fiction? 1. Graphic Novels say Novel so Fiction? 2. Are they entertaining? Always a giveaway its Fiction (that was a joke) 3. Let's ask a professor... Maus Volume 1 was listed as Fictio...
by Listyguy
Sun May 28, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 6
Replies: 17
Views: 395

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 6

Albums Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. DJ Shadow - Endtroducing... N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton vs. Public Enemy - Fear of a Black Planet Songs M.I.A. - Paper Planes vs. OutKast - B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad) OutKast - Ms. Jackson vs. Kendrick Lamar - Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe Ka...
by Listyguy
Sun May 28, 2017 3:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Gregg Allman
Replies: 2
Views: 138

Re: R.I.P. Gregg Allman

This has been a bad month for rock and roll...

Rest in peace Greg
by Listyguy
Sat May 27, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 20
Views: 481

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 5

Albums Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back vs. OutKast - Stankonia De La Soul - 3 Feet High and Rising vs. Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the Wu Tang (36 Chambers) Songs N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton vs. Dr. Dre - Nuthin But a ‘G’ Thang Jay Z - Empire State of Mind vs. Jay Z - 99 Pr...
by Listyguy
Sat May 27, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 18
Views: 429

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 2 Week 1

Prince - The Cross

The Smiths - Frankly, Mr. Shankly

The Strokes - Alone, Together

Arcade Fire - Haiti

Joy Division - Heart and Soul

Pixies - Gouge Away

Joy Division - Atrocity Exhibition

Stevie Wonder - Too High
by Listyguy
Mon May 22, 2017 12:23 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: U2's Achtung Baby (1991)
Replies: 12
Views: 369

Re: Rank the Tracks: U2's Achtung Baby (1991)

06 | So Cruel 03 | One 08 | Mysterious Ways 01 | Zoo Station 05 | Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses 10 | Ultraviolet (Light My Way) 02 | Even Better Than the Real Thing 09 | Tryin' to Throw Your Arms Around the World 11 | Acrobat 07 | The Fly 12 | Love Is Blindness 04 | Until the End of the World A...
by Listyguy
Thu May 18, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Chris Cornell (1964-2017)
Replies: 21
Views: 640

Re: R.I.P. Chris Cornell (1964-2017)

Man, this is depressing...definitely died too young. Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple of the Dog are all great bands. And his voice really was incredible to listen to.
by Listyguy
Mon May 15, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 25
Views: 558

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 4

Albums Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. Eric B. & Rakim - Paid in Full Public Enemy - Fear of a Black Planet vs. Run DMC - Raising Hell Songs M.I.A. - Paper Planes vs. Eminem - Stan OutKast - B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad) vs. Kendrick Lamar - King Kunta OutKast - Ms. Jackson vs. ...
by Listyguy
Sat May 13, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 18
Views: 456

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 7

Pearl Jam - Why Go

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Deja vu

Blur - Bank Holiday

Can - Mushroom

Metallica - Holier Than Thou

Husker Du - Never Talking to You Again

A Tribe Called Quest - Butter

The Velvet Underground - The Gift
by Listyguy
Sat May 13, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 28
Views: 720

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3

Albums Fugees - The Score vs. Kanye West - Late Registration Notorious B.I.G. - Ready to Die vs. Beastie Boys - Licensed to Ill Kanye West - Yeezus vs. M.I.A. – Kala Songs Death Grips - Hacker vs. GZA - 4th Chamber Kanye West - New Slaves vs. Public Enemy - Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos A Tribe C...
by Listyguy
Mon May 08, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite songs by AM top 100 artists
Replies: 10
Views: 374

Re: Favorite songs by AM top 100 artists

I did this off the top of my head, so I probably forgot a few obvious ones... 1 | The Beatles | Strawberry Fields Forever 2 | Bob Dylan | Mr. Tambourine Man 3 | The Rolling Stones | Happy 4 | David Bowie | Starman 5 | Bruce Springsteen | Prove It All Night 6 | Radiohead | Street Spirit (Fade Out) 7 ...
by Listyguy
Sun May 07, 2017 2:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 28
Views: 720

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 3

Oh boy, my two favorite songs this week are facing each other..
by Listyguy
Fri May 05, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 18
Views: 547

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 6

King Crimson - Moonchild

Kendrick Lamar - m.A.A.d. city

Metallica - Welcome Home (Sanitarium)

Rage Against the Machine - Wake Up

Jimi Hendrix - Bold as Love

Bob Marley - Turn Your Lights Down Low

PJ Harvey - Meet Ze Monsta

The Flying Burrito Brothers - Dark End of the Street
by Listyguy
Fri May 05, 2017 12:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs
Replies: 9
Views: 308

Re: Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs

First impressions:
"Call the Police" is definitely my favorite of the two. This pair of songs has me excited for this album though.
by Listyguy
Thu May 04, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs
Replies: 9
Views: 308

Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs

LCD Soundsystem has announced, via their Facebook page, that they are releasing two new songs at midnight (wherever you are, so Asia and Australia will get the songs first).
The names of the two are "Call the Police" and "American Dream".
by Listyguy
Mon May 01, 2017 12:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 23
Views: 622

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2

Probably only voting in this album match this week: A Tribe Called Quest - The Low End Theory vs. Nas - Illmatic And songs: Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize vs. Eric B & Rakim - Paid in Full (7 Minutes of Madness) Eve - Let Me Blow Your Mind vs. Nas - The World is Yours Grandmaster Flash and the Fur...
by Listyguy
Sun Apr 30, 2017 11:30 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)
Replies: 18
Views: 504

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)

07 | Here Comes the Sun 01 | Come Together 06 | I Want You (She's So Heavy) 04 | Oh! Darling 12 | Polythene Pam 16 | The End 17 | Her Majesty 03 | Maxwell's Silver Hammer 11 | Mean Mr. Mustard 09 | You Never Give Me Your Money 13 | She Came in Through the Bathroom Window 05 | Octopus's Garden 02 | S...
by Listyguy
Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 42
Views: 992

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 1

Here's my album vote (songs to come later): Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back vs. Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly Niether of these albums is an all time favorite, but they're both solid. "Black Steel" is a tour de force. OutKast - Stankonia vs. Drake - Take ...
by Listyguy
Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 5
Replies: 14
Views: 382

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 5

Creedence Clearwater Revival - Before You Accuse Me: One of my least favorite track on the album (not an insult, given the competition), but it still trumps the Hill song. Beastie Boys - Rhymin' and Stealin': Beastie Boys get my vote, despite having what might be the most overused sample in hip hop....
by Listyguy
Wed Apr 19, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: World's Biggest Earworm
Replies: 22
Views: 500

Re: World's Biggest Earworm

There aren't many places around where you'd see "Take Me Out" leading this type of poll.
by Listyguy
Mon Apr 17, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books Poll: Voting Thread
Replies: 19
Views: 1250

Re: AMF Favorite Books Poll: Voting Thread

StevieFan13 wrote:14) J.K. Rowling - Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

This entry will be counted as the entire Harry Potter series (as series are being counted as a single entity for the purposes of the poll). So if you'd like to change this position based on that information, feel free to do so.
by Listyguy
Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar- Damn: Discussion Thread
Replies: 57
Views: 2323

Re: Kendrick Lamar- Damn: Discussion Thread

Sadly I won't have any time to listen to this over the weekend. Looking forward to it though.
by Listyguy
Thu Apr 13, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: POLL: AMF Favorite Books Poll?
Replies: 2
Views: 336

Re: POLL: AMF Favorite Books Poll?

Don't forget about this!
by Listyguy
Tue Apr 11, 2017 1:09 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Thump - Every Daft Punk Song Ranked - Yeah, All of Them (2016)
Replies: 15
Views: 601

Re: Thump - Every Daft Punk Song Ranked - Yeah, All of Them (2016)

This list basically pulls down its pants and takes a massive shit all over Random Access Memories . Only one of its songs is in the top 25! And of course, the ridiculously low placements of "Get Lucky" , "Giorgio by Morodor", and basically every song on that album that isn't &quo...
by Listyguy
Mon Apr 10, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations
Replies: 35
Views: 1269

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations

Nassim wrote:Would probably have been nicer to take everybody's 2nd in order, then everybody's 3rd...

I agree that is a better strategy (as much as I love seeing many of my nominations in the game :lol:)
by Listyguy
Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations
Replies: 35
Views: 1269

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations

ordinaryperson wrote:Albums
Songs

The tournament will start 22 April.


Wow, all seven of the songs I nominated ended up in the tournament! How did that happen? Did those most of them appear on multiple lists? I'd be highly surprised if somebody else ranked "Suicidal Thoughts".
by Listyguy
Mon Apr 10, 2017 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Film Music/Scores?
Replies: 19
Views: 477

Re: Favorite Film Music/Scores?

Another personal favorite is Herrmann's score to Taxi Driver. That man knew how to compose music.
by Listyguy
Sun Apr 09, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Film Music/Scores?
Replies: 19
Views: 477

Favorite Film Music/Scores?

What are some of your favorite scores and soundtracks? I'd say the main theme from Psycho and "The Ecstasy of Gold" are my two favorites in terms of original music, and basically anything Tarantino has a good soundtrack. What are some of your favorites?
by Listyguy
Sat Apr 08, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 196
Views: 9804

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

If DocBrown was fine with King of the Delta Blues in the 2014 poll, then I am as well. From what I can tell its a pretty acclaimed compilation, even if it isn't included on AM. I'll mark it down as #12 on your list Jirin! This is exciting! I have no idea where I'm going to put it on my list, but I ...
by Listyguy
Thu Apr 06, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Arcade Fire's Funeral
Replies: 29
Views: 2598

Re: Rank the Tracks: Arcade Fire's Funeral

9. Rebellion (Lies)
7. Wake Up
4. Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
10. In the Backseat
1. Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
2. Neighborhood #2 (Laika)
5. Neighborhood #4 (7 Kettles)
8. Haiti
6. Crown of Love
3. Une année sans lumière
by Listyguy
Thu Apr 06, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Smiths' The Queen is Dead
Replies: 23
Views: 2600

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Smiths' The Queen is Dead

9. There is a Light That Never Goes Out
2. Frankly Mr. Shankly
1. The Queen is Dead
6. Bigmouth Strikes Again
5. Cemetry Gates
10. Some Girls are Bigger Than Others
3. I Know It's Over
7. The Boy With the Thorn in His Side
4. Never Had No One Ever
8. Vicar in a Tutu
by Listyguy
Thu Apr 06, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Bob Dylan's Blonde on Blonde (1966)
Replies: 23
Views: 1178

Re: Rank the Tracks: Bob Dylan's Blonde on Blonde (1966)

01 | Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 03 | Visions of Johanna 07 | Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat 05 | I Want You 04 | One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later) 08 | Just Like a Woman 06 | Stuck Instead of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again 13 | Obviously 5 Believers 14 | Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands 02 | Pled...

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