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by Moonbeam
Thu Jun 01, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 2522

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

The following songs are 10/10: 1 | Annie Lennox | Pavement Cracks 2 | Yeah Yeah Yeahs | Maps 3 | Kylie Minogue | Secret (Take You Home) 4 | The Strokes | Reptilia 5 | Kylie Minogue | Chocolate 6 | Blondie | Golden Rod 7 | Kylie Minogue | Slow 8 | Kylie Minogue | Sweet Music 9 | Madonna | Mother and ...
by Moonbeam
Thu Jun 01, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 2522

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

Albums: 1 | Kylie Minogue | Body Language 2 | Annie Lennox | Bare 3 | The Strokes | Room on Fire 4 | Dannii Minogue | Neon Nights 5 | Blondie | The Curse of Blondie 6 | Vive la Fête | Nuit Blanche 7 | Madonna | American Life 8 | Peaches | Fatherfucker 9 | Yeah Yeah Yeahs | Fever to Tell 10 | Missy E...
by Moonbeam
Thu Jun 01, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1590

Re: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll

I'll need a bit of time to collate results, so keep submitting lists if you've got them!
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Ranker 3.0
Replies: 37
Views: 3282

Re: Album Ranker 3.0

Sorry for the delay to those who have contacted me. The truth is that I thought I had lost it! The USB on which I had it was stolen, but I found a backup. Anyone intersted can PM me if they still haven't been able to get the program from the mega link posted. Good! Works in ioS? Hi Bruno, Unfortuna...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1590

Re: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll

Update: I've been so busy with work (and the Prince poll), that I feel I won't be ready to post any results for awhile. How about we set a new deadline of May 31st? I've also done a fair amount of thinking about the scoring system, and my preference now is for an Option 3! I feel like most of the s...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1590

Re: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll

Update: I've been so busy with work (and the Prince poll), that I feel I won't be ready to post any results for awhile. How about we set a new deadline of May 31st? I've also done a fair amount of thinking about the scoring system, and my preference now is for an Option 3! I feel like most of the sy...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Ranker 3.0
Replies: 37
Views: 3282

Re: Album Ranker 3.0

Sorry for the delay to those who have contacted me. The truth is that I thought I had lost it! The USB on which I had it was stolen, but I found a backup. Anyone intersted can PM me if they still haven't been able to get the program from the mega link posted.
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 22, 2017 2:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Wow, what a countdown! (And what a surprising #1 - I didn't see that coming.) Moonbeam, I'd be curious to know (since you're very familiar with the tastes of Prince's greatest fans), did you have any idea that "If I Was Your Girlfriend" could be the highest rated song? Thanks again for in...
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 22, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

The top 10! You guys correctly identified which 10 songs would feature, but the order was anyone's guess. 10. D.M.S.R. (1982): 34 votes, 9.33 average, 15.38 points 9. Little Red Corvette (1982): 37 votes, 9.24 average, 15.44 points 8. Girls & Boys (1986): 34 votes, 9.35 average, 15.46 points 7. ...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 5:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

I expected these to place much higher: "Partyman" (#167, top 75) "Old Friends 4 Sale" (#158, top 75) "Scandalous" (#129, top 50) "Bambi" (#108, top 50) "Head" (#83, top 25) "Lady Cab Driver" (#50, top 25) "Mountains" (#42, top 20...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 5:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Also, I'm absolutely stunned that "Purple Rain" and "Kiss" didn't make the top 10. If they were still coming, I'd have them at #2 and 3, respectively. I agree. How it's possible? I'm honestly more shocked that "The Ballad of Dorothy Parker" came in at #31 and "Som...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!
Replies: 737
Views: 28435

Re: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!

It's about stalking a former paramour, I believe. Lou is witnessing a space launch of a satellite to orbit the Earth, and he is equating that with an obsession following around his ex and recoiling at rumors of her "being bold with Harry, Mark, and John", etc. After "Sad Song", i...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

I'll keep you in suspense. :P
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

I guess I'm not quite as hardcore a Prince fan as I thought! I love a bunch of his album tracks, but just as a song (since I try to consider songs individually, not just how they place in an artist's catalogue), Purple Rain is just such a toweringly perfect song. Every '80s power ballad kneels at i...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

How do you suppose Purple Rain missed out on the top 10? "Purple Rain" may be his most celebrated song by the world, but there are other songs that Prince love at least just as much, in my experience. He doesn't have an obvious "signature song" among the fanbase, so it doesn't s...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

20. Sometimes It Snows in April (1986): 35 votes, 9.16 average, 14.92 points 19. I Wanna Be Your Lover (1979): 36 votes, 9.14 average, 14.94 points 18. Controversy (1981): 37 votes, 9.12 average, 14.98 points 17. Anotherloverholenyohead (1986): 34 votes, 9.24 average, 15.06 points 16. 17 Days (1984)...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 21, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Prince EP?
Replies: 11
Views: 332

Re: New Prince EP?

Not even posthumous - two Prince tracks in the top 20 of their '80s list, including #1. I will say, though, that having two Bowie tracks, a Prince song (not even his best), and an MJ song in the top 10 of their '70s list was a bit fishy. I mean, they're all good and justifiable for a top 10, but I ...
by Moonbeam
Thu Apr 20, 2017 10:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Prince EP?
Replies: 11
Views: 332

Re: New Prince EP?

As our hopes for this new collection of unreleased Prince material are crushed, here's some good news about another collection of unreleased Prince material (and some famously good released material): http://diffuser.fm/prince-purple-rain-deluxe-edition/ In all fairness, I'd much rather have unrele...
by Moonbeam
Thu Apr 20, 2017 3:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Next set: 40. Hot Thing (1987): 35 votes, 8.85 average, 13.79 points 39. Thieves in the Temple (1990): 33 votes, 8.91 average, 13.80 points 38. Crystal Ball (1986): 30 votes, 9.02 average, 13.80 points 37. Starfish and Coffee (1987): 36 votes, 8.84 average, 13.86 points 36. She's Always in My Hair (...
by Moonbeam
Wed Apr 19, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Prince EP?
Replies: 11
Views: 332

Re: New Prince EP?

Goody! Now to listen and hope it isn't pretentious as fuck (because, with all due respect to one of my all-time favorite musicians, he could be pretentious as fuck, especially when discussing religion). I suppose this is true - The Rainbow Children in particular can be a difficult listen. But "...
by Moonbeam
Wed Apr 19, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Too much great songs...too much. Each time I see a song title, I want to hear it ! Alays surprising to see Cream so low. In France, it's one of the four or five megahit by him at the same level of Kiss and Purple Rain for example. Always funny to see the differences between countries. Nothing reall...
by Moonbeam
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Prince EP?
Replies: 11
Views: 332

New Prince EP?

A new EP, Deliverance , containing tracks recorded between 2006-2008 has been made available at https://www.princerogersnelson.com/. Apparently, the estate are suing over its release due to master/publishing issues, so listen while you can! You can hear the song "Deliverance" here for now:...
by Moonbeam
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Into the top 50, now. 60. Partyup (1980): 32 votes, 8.62 average, 12.64 points 59. Darling Nikki (1984): 35 votes, 8.53 average, 12.64 points 58. Sexy M.F. (1992): 33 votes, 8.59 average, 12.65 points 57. I Wish U Heaven (1988): 35 votes, 8.53 average, 12.67 points 56. Manic Monday (1984): 30 votes,...
by Moonbeam
Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Candidates for "Joe's Never Heard"
Replies: 18
Views: 487

Re: Candidates for "Joe's Never Heard"

No shame! I've been listening to albums since 1989, and I still haven't heard a lot of the top 100. Case in point - I've only heard 4 of the 10 albums you list at the top as candidates. Of those 4, my favorite is Marquee Moon , but the most intriguing one to me is probably The Low End Theory (which ...
by Moonbeam
Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Second opinions to AM?
Replies: 13
Views: 526

Re: Second opinions to AM?

I tried to get into BEA, but I came away really disliking it. The forums when I visited were filled with people claiming here to be an objective ranking of things, which really doesn't jibe with me, especially when the combined list is so dominated by white guys with guitars. I mean, look at their t...
by Moonbeam
Tue Apr 18, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Next batch: 80. Power Fantastic (1986): 25 votes, 8.67 average, 11.96 points 79. Letitgo (1994): 32 votes, 8.42 average, 11.96 points 78. Play in the Sunshine (1987): 35 votes, 8.35 average, 11.99 points 77. Gold (1995): 31 votes, 8.47 average, 12.04 points 76. Empty Room (1985/2001): 28 votes, 8.59...
by Moonbeam
Mon Apr 17, 2017 2:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Into the top 100 now: 100. Glam Slam (1988): 34 votes, 8.21 average, 11.43 points 99. Love 2 the 9's (1992): 31 votes, 8.31 average, 11.47 points 98. Shhh (1996): 30 votes, 8.35 average, 11.52 points 97. Pink Cashmere (1993): 32 votes, 8.31 average, 11.56 points 96. The One (1998): 30 votes, 8.37 av...
by Moonbeam
Sun Apr 16, 2017 5:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Next batch: 150. Elephants & Flowers (1990): 30 votes, 8.00 average, 10.29 points 149. Positivity (1988): 33 votes, 7.92 average, 10.30 points 148. Dolphin (1995): 30 votes, 8.00 average, 10.30 points 147. The Screams of Passion (1985): 24 votes, 8.20 average, 10.31 points 146. Do It All Night (...
by Moonbeam
Sun Apr 16, 2017 5:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

The Bird counts? Isn't that by the Time? It's a Time song in name only - Prince wrote the song and recorded all of the instruments. Morris Day then did an overdub. The list in general includes songs with Prince contributions. The most suspect one to make the top 365, IMO, is "Like a Prayer&quo...
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 15, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Next batch: 200. The Max (1992): 30 votes, 7.64 average, 9.07 points 199. Willing and Able (1991): 30 votes, 7.65 average, 9.09 points 198. Get Wild (1995): 22 votes, 7.90 average, 9.09 points 197. Somebody's Somebody (1996): 29 votes, 7.69 average, 9.14 points 196. Come On (1998): 24 votes, 7.85 av...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Next batch: 300. F.U.N.K. (2007): 18 votes, 7.52 average, 7.43 points 299. Hide The Bone (1993): 26 votes, 7.25 average, 7.43 points 298. Me Touch Myself (1989): 11 votes, 7.99 average, 7.43 points 297. Comeback (1997): 23 votes, 7.34 average, 7.45 points 296. Roadhouse Garden (1984): 16 votes, 7.63...
by Moonbeam
Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Live in Phoenix wrote:R.I.P. Charlie Murphy, this April. (I usually think of him in relation to his story, on Chappelle's Show, of Prince beating him at basketball, which the Breakfast Can Wait cover artwork draws from.)


:( 57 as well. :(
by Moonbeam
Wed Apr 12, 2017 1:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Live in Phoenix is correct. The song that placed at #318 is a B-side to the "New Power Generation" single, not "Gett Off", the lead single from Diamonds and Pearls . By the way, I really like "Get Off", and in fact the entire "New Power Generation" single. &qu...
by Moonbeam
Tue Apr 11, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

The countdown is underway! Check here for updates to the page. Most of the posts on the Facebook page include links to hear the song. 365. Chelsea Rodgers (2007): 26 votes, 7.01 average, 6.62 points 364. Act of God (2010): 23 votes, 7.08 average, 6.62 points 363. Baby, You’re a Trip (1982): 16 votes...
by Moonbeam
Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:14 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver (2007)
Replies: 20
Views: 879

Re: Rank the Tracks: LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver (2007)

Stunning album. A real contender for best this century.

All My Friends: 10
Get Innocuous!: 10
Someone Great: 10
New York, I Love You but You're Bringing Me Down: 10
Time to Get Away: 9
North American Scum: 9
Us v Them: 9
Watch the Tapes: 9
Sound of Silver: 7
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Ballots due tomorrow!
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Hi everyone, I've started a Facebook group in which I'm conducting a poll of the most revered Prince songs as voted by fans. The group has over 150 members now, and I'm happy to see it grow. If you are interested in participating, feel free to have a look at the overview here . It's done ! I have r...
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:03 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)
Replies: 26
Views: 1032

Re: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)

1. Computer Blue: 10
2. Let's Go Crazy: 10
3. The Beautiful Ones: 10
4. When Doves Cry: 10
5. Purple Rain: 10
6. Baby I'm a Star: 9
7. I Would Die 4 U: 9
8. Darling Nikki: 9
9. Take Me With U: 7.5
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 4238

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

Songs: 1 | Kylie Minogue | Can't Get You out of My Head 2 | Björk | Pagan Poetry 3 | Björk | Unison 4 | Janet Jackson | Better Days 5 | Missy Elliott | One Minute Man 6 | Res | They Say Vision 7 | Janet Jackson | Trust a Try 8 | Kylie Minogue | In Your Eyes 9 | Kylie Minogue | Love Affair 10 | Princ...
by Moonbeam
Sat Apr 01, 2017 12:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 4238

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

Albums: 1 | Björk | Vespertine 2 | Kylie Minogue | Fever 3 | Janet Jackson | All for You 4 | Missy Elliott | Miss E… So Addictive 5 | The Strokes | Is This It 6 | RES | How I Do 7 | Aaliyah | Aaliyah 8 | Gorillaz | Gorillaz 9 | The Human League | Secrets 10 | No Doubt | Rock Steady 11 | Busta Rhymes...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll
Replies: 112
Views: 4970

Re: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll

Albums: 1 | The Cure | BloodFlowers 2 | Kylie Minogue | Light Years 3 | Sade | Lovers Rock 4 | PJ Harvey | Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea 5 | Björk | Selmasongs 6 | No Doubt | Return of Saturn 7 | U2 | All That You Can't Leave Behind 8 | Madonna | Music 9 | Vive la Fête | Attaque Surpri...
by Moonbeam
Sat Feb 25, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

I just begin the work... Moonbeam, you will kill us :-) I will ranked all the songs of the album, by the older to recent and, after, all the b-sides and outtakes i Know. We must be masochist. THe problem is to rank one of my best loved artist, who have, for me, almost made only good songs...so a ra...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hopeful AM Collab Lists (Looking for more list ideas!)
Replies: 52
Views: 1380

Re: Hopeful AM Collab Lists (Looking for more list ideas!)

Will the glam songs top also include the glam metal/hair metal of the 1980s, or do we stick to the traditional glam rock era? If the latter, is it worth it to make a separate glam metal top (not sure there would be much contributions from this forum, though)? I'd definitely participate in a glam me...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 2:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Here's another 10. 11. Let's Go Crazy (8.5) 12. Little Red Corevette (8.5) 13. 1999 (8) 14. This Could Be Us (8) 15. The Most Beautiful Girl in the World (8) 16. Take Me with U (8) 17. Sign O' the Times (7.5) 18. Guitar (7.5) 19. Nothing Compares 2 U (7.5) 20. Computer Blue (7) :music-rockon: :musi...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 2:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

StevieFan13 wrote:Edited with ratings


Excellent! Don't be shy to add any more if you're keen. :)
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 2:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Moonbeam, I would like to participate in this, but I have a couple of concerns: 1. Obviously, I love Prince (between 1982-1985 he was my favorite artist), but I'm not as big a fan of much of his later work. One of the reasons I've been hesitant is that I don't want to "drive down" the rat...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

Sounds good. Here's my top 10, all rated about an 8 or higher (I'm not precise like a lot of people here). 1) When Doves Cry 2) Kiss 3) Raspberry Beret 4) The Morning Papers 5) Purple Rain 6) Delirious 7) Moonbeam Levels 8) Darling Nikki 9) Starfish and Coffee 10) When You Were Mine :happy-partydan...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hopeful AM Collab Lists (Looking for more list ideas!)
Replies: 52
Views: 1380

Re: Hopeful AM Collab Lists

StevieFan13 wrote:
Moonbeam wrote:Top 50/100 funk songs

You're a man after my own heart.


Shit, let's make it 500 then. 8-)
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Prince song poll 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 2237

Re: Prince song poll 2016

I suck at spreadsheets. Can I just give you my top 10 right here? This poll isn't based on ranks, but rather ratings of however many songs you'd like to include. So if you want to identify your top 10 and rate them all a perfect 10, that is ok! I think ratings are easier than rankings for most peop...
by Moonbeam
Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hopeful AM Collab Lists (Looking for more list ideas!)
Replies: 52
Views: 1380

Re: Hopeful AM Collab Lists

Genre ones I'd love to see:

Top 50/100 disco songs
Top 50/100 funk songs
Top 50/100 glam songs
Top 50/100 post-punk songs
Top 50/100 synthpop songs

Artists:

Prince (mentioned above)
Eurythmics (30?)
The Cure (30? 50?)

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