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by Moonbeam
Thu Feb 25, 2021 4:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of 2020 - RESULTS

Woo hoo for Dark Hearts cracking the top 100!
by Moonbeam
Mon Feb 22, 2021 2:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

These results make me feel that "Levitating" was really undervalued by critics. I wonder if it will get any love in 2021 EOY lists as it really blew up in December and January. Its remix recently hit #5 on the Billboard Hot 100, so I could easily see the new attention the song has received helping ...
by Moonbeam
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

These results make me feel that "Levitating" was really undervalued by critics. I wonder if it will get any love in 2021 EOY lists as it really blew up in December and January.
by Moonbeam
Sun Feb 21, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aggregating the Top 150 NBA Players of All Time
Replies: 10
Views: 2966

Re: Aggregating the Top 150 NBA Players of All Time

Thanks for sharing! I'm assuming this is an aggregate, but could you please specify? Thank you. No, that was my personal list which I put together in preparation for RealGM's GOAT project. They're running a current one here if you're interested. I haven't had the time to participate this year, but ...
by Moonbeam
Sun Feb 21, 2021 9:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

Thank you for the great rollout! Very happy to see so many great songs in our top 20. It's been awhile since my top song of the year has done so well! I'm posting the playlist again here. There are 3 missing: 199. Dan Weiss and Starebaby - "Accina" 201. The Microphones - "Microphones in 2020" 222. F...
by Moonbeam
Sun Feb 21, 2021 12:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best concerts you've been to
Replies: 14
Views: 506

Re: Best concerts you've been to

Prince at the Empire Ballroom, Las Vegas, NV, 5/27-28/2006. I was just about to immigrate to Australia, so I shelled out for a last-minute trip to Vegas to see Prince for two soundchecks and two shows on consecutive days before I left. These shows were one-off shows and were likely preparation for ...
by Moonbeam
Sat Feb 20, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Lullabies
Replies: 17
Views: 445

Re: Lullabies

Woo hoo! Hope you and the family are enjoying these precious moments!

I've got a playlist I have used before for Benji. Some aren't really lullabies, but they help keep things calm.

by Moonbeam
Sat Feb 20, 2021 2:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best concerts you've been to
Replies: 14
Views: 506

Re: Best concerts you've been to

My top 10, in chronological order: Madonna at Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, MI, USA, 8/26/2001. It was my first time seeing Madonna and it was the first time she had come to her home state to perform in a long time. My brother and I were in the front row (we paid through the nose for tickets), and Madon...
by Moonbeam
Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

Some amazing songs in the 21-50 range.

I’ve updated the Spotify playlist.
by Moonbeam
Fri Feb 19, 2021 3:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

Here is the playlist so far. It's missing the following songs: 199. Dan Weiss and Starebaby - "Accina" 201. The Microphones - "Microphones in 2020" 222. Frank Ocean - "Dear April [Justice Remix]" Let me know if you can find them and I'll add them. http://open.spotify.com/user/spotify/playlist/6pWB29...
by Moonbeam
Fri Feb 19, 2021 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

I can't believe "Safaera" is in the Top 100. Not the smartest lyrics but hey..it's Bad Bunny! I can whip up a top 300 playlist. I've got some free time. I'll update it later, too. Nvm: someone else is working on it! I need to check that playlist. Where is it? :? I've compiled 51-310 (including the ...
by Moonbeam
Fri Feb 19, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

I'm making some nice discoveries thanks to this list. Woo hoo! Looking forward to really digging in. There is a lot of music I love from 2020, but there is a lot I feel I missed out on.
by Moonbeam
Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 223
Views: 36626

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

Or the superior Future Nostalgia single: Break My Heart. Now, now. Let's not commit Dua-on-Dua crime here (unless it's to castigate the awful "Good in Bed"). Both songs are well worth a high placement. LOL, that's the song that nearly ruined the album for me! (Fortunately, the greatness of "Love Ag...
by Moonbeam
Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS
Replies: 79
Views: 2186

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2020 - RESULTS

292. Annie - Mermaid Dreams 270. Róisín Murphy - Something More 268. The Strokes - Eternal Summer 257. Dua Lipa - Pretty Please Very happy to see these make the cut! "Mermaid Dreams" is so enchanting, like Bat for Lashes meets synthwave. "Eternal Summer" is so gripping as well, with the searing gui...
by Moonbeam
Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 223
Views: 36626

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

I assume that goes for the remix too, so I lost it from my list and moved Levitating up in its place. Added Future Nostalgia to the end of the list and kept the rest of the order the same. I hope other Don't Start Now fans take your lead and sub in Levitating! Or the superior Future Nostalgia singl...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 16, 2021 6:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 223
Views: 36626

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

My policy re: Don't Start Now and other songs that placed in the 2019 poll is that I'll still tally the results as if they were eligible for the spreadsheet, but I won't include them in the final rollout. Substantially easier on my end to do it that way than the ask everyone to edit their lists. I ...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 16, 2021 5:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 223
Views: 36626

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

I didn't realize "Blinding Lights" was eligible, so I've added it to my list at #32 and moved everything else down a slot.
by Moonbeam
Sun Feb 14, 2021 7:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 223
Views: 36626

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

In a year marked by so much tragedy and fear, I relied even more than usual on bright technicolor sounds of electropop and disco to get me through. Dua Lipa's Future Nostalgia was a soundtrack for millions of solo dance parties in millions of homes around the world. The exalted second chorus of "Lev...
by Moonbeam
Thu Feb 11, 2021 12:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aggregating the Top 150 NBA Players of All Time
Replies: 10
Views: 2966

Re: Aggregating the Top 150 NBA Players of All Time

Very cool! I made a list back in 2014. It's obviously outdated, but I'll share anyway: [1] Michael Jordan [2] Kareem Abdul-Jabbar [3] Bill Russell [4] Wilt Chamberlain [5] Magic Johnson [6] Shaquille O'Neal [7] Tim Duncan [8] LeBron James [9] Larry Bird [10] Jerry West [11] Hakeem Olajuwon [12] Juli...
by Moonbeam
Wed Feb 10, 2021 11:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2020 (CLOSED)
Replies: 36
Views: 5182

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2020 (deadline end of Feb. 12 UTC)

1. Kylie Minogue
2. Annie
3. Janelle Monáe
4. Mylène Farmer
5. Grace Jones
6. Bat for Lashes
7. The Human League
8. Jenny Wilson
9. Gorillaz
10. Donna Summer

Backstage: Giorgio Moroder
by Moonbeam
Wed Feb 10, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 Poll Planning Thread
Replies: 42
Views: 5981

Re: 2021 Poll Planning Thread

Count me in for a non-English songs/albums poll!
by Moonbeam
Sat Feb 06, 2021 6:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 Poll Planning Thread
Replies: 42
Views: 5981

Re: 2021 Poll Planning Thread

I mentioned it briefly in another thread, but hopefully we'll have a chance to complete the '80's albums results sometime this year, as well. I don't know if anyone's heard from Moonbeam lately. I'm always hesitant to reach out to someone because I never know what someone may have going on in their...
by Moonbeam
Fri Nov 13, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 Albums: AMF vs. Rolling Stone
Replies: 32
Views: 6865

Re: Top 100 Albums: AMF vs. Rolling Stone

I've done a comparison counting RYM as well. RYM_RS_AMF500.png The lists are fairly similar, with Rolling Stone perhaps lagging a bit behind the others. A big part of this is also that I'm more familiar with the albums in the AMF list than the others. Here's how many albums I have rated among each l...
by Moonbeam
Wed Nov 11, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 374
Views: 80644

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

First of all, I want to congratulate Holden for the rollout. It was absolutely amazing from start to finish, with incredible attention to detail. I am in awe! As promised, I looked into comparing AMF's list with the recent Rolling Stone top 500 as well as RYM's top 500 list to see how AMF stands out...
by Moonbeam
Sun Nov 01, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 374
Views: 80644

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Kind of crazy, but everyone of 62-70 is a riser! Hope SOTT going up by five is some consolation, Moonbeam. It's a nice surprise given the others, but I would trade it in a heartbeat for a bump for 1999 ! I don't want to complain anymore --- I am loving the poll and your rollout is absolutely fantas...
by Moonbeam
Fri Oct 30, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 374
Views: 80644

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Holden wrote: Fri Oct 30, 2020 9:53 pm So far it seems as though the 40+ groups greatest achievement has been lowering Kanye West’s albums.
And the under 40's are lowering Prince's albums. :(
by Moonbeam
Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 374
Views: 80644

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Prince is getting hammered. :(
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 374
Views: 80644

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Holden wrote: Fri Oct 23, 2020 5:00 pm 666. The Beatles | Please Please Me (1963)
Proof that The Beatles are the devil. I've been trying to warn you guys. :evil:
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 374
Views: 80644

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Some comments on albums that have appeared thus far: [1000] The Psychedelic Furs - Talk Talk Talk Yay for the 80s poll for introducing me to this! I need to check out more of their albums. [998] Tubeway Army - Replicas So glad this made the top 1000! It's a wonderful example of how synthpop is perfe...
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 374
Views: 80644

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Thank you for the amazing rollout! I'm loving the list so far, even if several of my favorites have shown up earlier than the last time around. I agree with the other commentary that this section of the list is usually the most fun as it is all over the place and features lots of albums that are rea...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 15729

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

51. O(+> — Endorphinmachine (1995) 53. Prince — Old Friends 4 Sale (1999) Awesome list, and great to see you dig so deep into Prince! Since these two are fairly high in your list, I thought I'd mention that earlier versions of each of these are far more beloved among the Prince fan community, so I ...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 15729

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

Well, Moonbeam, that's a new record. You have more than doubled the longest song lists from Artist of the Month, which was Honorio making lists that were 200 songs long for Bob Dylan and 225 for Prince. Technically, I could share the entire list I made - I ranked 733 in total, not including various...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 3:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 91
Views: 77886

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

My favorites so far: 1. Dua Lipa - "Levitating" 2. Jessie Ware - "What's Your Pleasure" 3. Sofia Portanet - "I Trust" 4. Annie - "The Streets Where I Belong" 5. Dua Lipa - "Physical" 6. Kylie Minogue - "Magic" 7. Jessie Ware - "Remember Where You Are" 8. The Strokes - "Eternal Summer" 9. Sofia Porta...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1978 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 18120

Re: Albums and Songs of 1978 Poll

[1] Kraftwerk - The Man Machine [2] Magazine - Real Life [3] Blondie - Parallel Lines [4] Elvis Costello - This Year's Model [5] Parliament - Motor Booty Affair [6] Patti Smith Group - Easter [7] Bootsy's Rubber Band - Bootsy? Player of the Year [8] The Cars - The Cars [9] Funkadelic - One Nation Un...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll
Replies: 86
Views: 22937

Re: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll

Songs: [1] Parliament - Flash Light [2] Bootsy's Rubber Band - The Pinocchio Theory [3] David Bowie - Be My Wife [4] Donna Summer - I Feel Love [5] Parliament - Bop Gun (Endangered Species) [6] Bootsy's Rubber Band - Rubber Duckie [7] David Bowie - Beauty and the Beast [8] Grace Jones - La Vie en Ro...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 121810

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Some stats! My top 50 artists by points: Prince: 1,073.41 The Cure: 553.63 Eurythmics: 466.35 David Bowie: 466.32 Madonna: 385.92 Björk: 350.86 Kylie Minogue: 347.87 Janet Jackson: 331.78 Siouxsie and the Banshees: 288.22 Depeche Mode: 263.97 Roxy Music: 260.29 Blondie: 240.97 LCD Soundsystem: 222.6...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 121810

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Thanks for hosting, Holden! I haven't included EPs, live albums, or posthumous albums, as it will make my own history of album rankings inconsistent. What would likely be ranked the highest had I included these: Prince - Originals Eurythmics - Step on the Beast EP Janelle Monáe - Metropolis, Suite I...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 01, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 15729

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

1982 has long been my favorite Prince year, but I'm becoming increasingly convinced that 1980-1983 might be my favorite era of Prince.
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by Moonbeam
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 15729

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

I'm loving looking through these lists! I've noticed several entries for "Gett Off" and "Get Off". Prince actually has two separate songs with these different titles! I am almost positive that everyone is meaning to list the lead single from Diamonds and Pearls from 1991, which I have also listed at...
by Moonbeam
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 15729

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

This has been a fun little project! The deluxe reissue of SOTT made it fun to regenerate my list. It's amazing that I can honestly say I actively like more than 500 Prince songs. I'll edit in as many links as I can find for the unreleased songs I've listed. Albums: [1] 1999 : 10.0 [2] Lovesexy : 10....
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!
Replies: 41
Views: 15729

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - September '20 - Prince!

Henry wrote: Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:13 pm I hope we get a list from Moonbeam in this thread.
It's coming. Stay tuned!
by Moonbeam
Tue Aug 04, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 132
Views: 47565

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of the 2010s - RESULTS

Thank you so much for hosting, acroamor! Happy to see The ArchAndroid within the top 10. I also am quite surprised that it has not fared very well in the EOD lists. I guess that and Dirty Computer may have competed for votes, but that didn't stop other acts from getting big critical love for multipl...
by Moonbeam
Wed Jul 15, 2020 4:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55854

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Makes me sad to see "Dancing on My Own" and "Oblivion" catching some grief here. They are by far my favorites among the top 11!
by Moonbeam
Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55854

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Thanks a lot Schüttelbirne. I like less than 15 songs in the top 200 and definitely "Video Games" didn't deserve to be the winner,It didn't even deserved to be in the top 10.I can assure you that i won't listen to so many of these artists who had been successful in this decade according to critics ...
by Moonbeam
Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55854

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Amazing work, Schüttelbirne! Just checking that my vote for "Dancing on My Own" was counted - I placed it at #7. Am I the "Robyn" that was listed? If so, I'll take that! :lol: Edit: I have just seen the spreadsheet, and it seems that I am indeed Robyn. You're welcome for all the great songs, everyon...
by Moonbeam
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55854

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Thrilled to see “Cold War” so high, and higher than “Tightrope”! “Many Moons” is my favorite Janelle song but “Cold War” is close behind.

“Realiti” at 28 is another great surprise!
by Moonbeam
Sat Jul 11, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55854

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

For les Daft Punk there is no longer any doubt in my mind that "Giorgio by Moroder" is far better than "Get Lucky" underworked and, I find, too repetitive. I would have preferred that Giorgio finished in front of the other one. Otherwise, I feel like I've spent my life in another world, I don't kno...
by Moonbeam
Wed Jul 08, 2020 4:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: My Review Channel on YouTube
Replies: 3
Views: 1915

Re: My Review Channel on YouTube

Subscribed!
by Moonbeam
Tue Jul 07, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55854

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Very happy to see ";john" in there! It seems iamamiwhoami didn't end up with much critical acclaim, which is a bit surprising. I'm hoping at least "sever" can place as well.
by Moonbeam
Sun Jul 05, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 230
Views: 55854

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Very happy to see Javiera and Jenny Wilson in the top 400! Lyrics for Jenny Wilson’s entire Trauma album, including “Säg Vad Som Hände”, along with translations (mostly from Google) are here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jMC ... UGlF4/edit