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by spiritualized
Fri Oct 18, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 52
Views: 776

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

Can I just ask - what's the point of the Rock n Roll HOF ?
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 61
Replies: 10
Views: 598

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 61

As I am listening to the Stone Roses' Turns Into Stone, I have to nominate "Fools Gold", along with DaveC's Made Of Stone.
Absolutely amazing track.
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 16, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 52
Views: 776

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

Harold wrote:
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:40 pm
just as a sightseeing boat full of tourists was passing by. So, DMB did to Chicago literally what they've been doing metaphorically to everyone else for years.
LOL ! How do they say in America ?? Oh yeah "WORD, Homie" :)
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 16, 2019 6:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1
Replies: 17
Views: 228

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1

1. Grimes - Art Angels vs. Blur - 13
2. The Velvet Underground - VU vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way vs. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges
4. Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku vs. Peter Gabriel - Us
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 15, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 61
Replies: 10
Views: 598

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 61

Primal Scream - Slip Inside This House (as good as Loaded in my opinion and an excellent take on the 13th Floor Elevators)
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 15, 2019 6:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.33
Replies: 11
Views: 1034

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.33

Starcrawler - She Gets Around
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 4680

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

Jellyfish – The Ghost At Number One: 7 Yes, this more than pleasant. Could see this grow for me as well. Reminds me of this band: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ypA7KWIhocI You ought to listen to the whole album - influences all over the place. Supertramp / Queen and countless others. A good examp...
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 61
Replies: 10
Views: 598

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 61

Cool :) Honorio in the house !!!
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 21
Views: 388

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4

Paramore - Still Into You vs. Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow Sigur Ros - Brennisteinn vs. Laura Marling - Master Hunter The National - Don't Swallow the Cap vs. Daft Punk - Giorgio by Moroder Daft Punk feat. Julian Casablancas - Instant Crush vs. Queens of the Stone Age - Smooth Sailing M.I.A....
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 4680

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

272. Q-Tip – Vivrant Thing (7) 273. The Association – Along Comes Mary (7) 274. The Gun Club – Fire Spirit (7) 275. Fucked Up – Running On Nothing (7) - I like the energy, but still struggle with the singer's voice. It feels sad... 276. Tricky – Pumpkin (8) - I actually like this outtake from Maxinq...
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 4680

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

Rob wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:04 am
277. Jellyfish – The Ghost At Number One
Year: 1993
Album: Maxinquaye
Biggest Fan: fasbjd (#640)

Don’t forget you can always vote for earlier songs or change your vote!
Good song, but not from Maxinquaye :)
by spiritualized
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 61
Replies: 10
Views: 598

AMF WC Classics Edition 61

It's time for instalment n°61 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. :scared-shocked: 143 votes last week (-11 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top...
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 1776

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles (10) vs. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...(6) 2. Pink Floyd - Animals (9 ) vs. Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella (5) 3. Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever (9) vs. St. Vincent - Marry Me (7) 4. Heatmiser - Mic City Sons (9) vs. The Sound - Jeopardy (7)...
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 2189

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3

Hot Chip - Flutes
Odd Future - Oldie
Hot Chip - Motion Sickness
Bloc Party - Octopus
Lana Del Rey - Ride
My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow
Nick Cave - Higgs Boson Blues
David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 08, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 4680

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

264. T-Bone Walker – Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday Is Just As Bad) (6) 265. Joni Mitchell – My Old Man (2) I really don't like Joni Mitchell. :angry-banghead: :angry-banghead: 266. Ben Folds Five - Underground (7) 267. Derek & The Dominos - Anyday (3) 268. Vonda Shepard – Rainy Days (5) 269. Th...
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 239
Views: 171414

Re: Concerts you have coming up

HELP !
Godspeed You Black Emperor is playing in November nearby... 1500-strong venue. I want to go, my wife is not so keen, as she doesn't know the band that well...
Has anyone seen them live ? I suspect they're worth it, but nothing like a forumers' opinion :)
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 12308

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

CupOfDreams, we seem to have very similar tastes, it's impressive ! I was in High School & College during the 80s so it really helped shape my musical landscape. Before then my exposure was dominated by what was on the radio. Top 40 & Classic Rock. There was a college radio station I discovered in ...
by spiritualized
Mon Oct 07, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 1763

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 60

A few more hours before the nominations are closed !
by spiritualized
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 2033

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

1. Bob Dylan - Desire (7) vs. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever (9) 2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B (10) . vs. The The - Soul Mining (8) 3. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge (9) vs. The Sound - From the Lions Mouth (8) 4. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek (9) vs. Bee Gees - Bee Gees' 1st (7)
by spiritualized
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 12308

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

CupOfDreams, we seem to have very similar tastes, it's impressive ! In bold are albums that made my top 25. Need to run a correlation analysis :) 1987 Albums 1) Swans - Children of God 2) R.E.M. - Document 3) Sisters of Mercy - Floodland 4) Pixies - Come On Pilgrim (EP) 5) Sonic Youth - Sister 6) De...
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.32
Replies: 7
Views: 1326

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.32

DIIV - Blankenship
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 01, 2019 5:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 1763

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 60

Led Zeppelin - Tangerine
Marylin Manson - The Dope Show
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 1763

AMF WC Classics Edition 60

It's time for instalment n°60 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. :scared-shocked: 154 votes last week (+13 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 19335

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

252. Ultramagnetic MC’s – Travelling at the Speed of Thought (Hip House Club Mix) (6/10) 253. High on Fire – Hung, Drawn & Quartered (6/10) 254. The Velvet Underground – New Age (7/10) 255. Daniel Ceasar, featuring Kali Uchis – Get You (2/10) 256. Alice Coltrane – Blue Nile (6/10) 257. Fur Patrol - ...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1969

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

1. Mogwai - Young Team (9/10) vs. Blur - 13 (9/10) - too tight to decide yet 2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain (7/10) vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape (8/10) 3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2 : Judges (6/10) vs. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela (5/10) 4. Peter Gabriel - Us (7/10) vs. ...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 40
Views: 3037

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2

Fleet Foxes - Grown Ocean
Chairlift - Amanaemonesia
Laura Marling - Sophia
Wilco - Art of Almost
The Roots - Make My
Thee Oh Sees - The Dream
The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling
Lambchop - Gone Tomorrow
by spiritualized
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 19335

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

243. Phil Collins - You'll Be In My Heart 1 244. Billie Holiday - Don't Explain 6 245. The Guess Who - No Time 6 246. Bruce Springsteen – Where the Bands Are 4 247. Cold Chisel – Forever Now 5 248. Emmy the Great - MIA 6 249. Lee “Scratch” Perry & The Upsetters – Roast Fish & Corn Bread 8 250. John ...
by spiritualized
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Metronomy - Corinne (2011) I just double-checked everything and noticed this isn't eligible; would you like to replace it? Yes, thanks,sorry I thought it was ! Let's try Muse - Pressure (2018) Edit : sorry, I now realise that they have to be "at least" bubbling. So... Parquet Courts - Almost Had to...
by spiritualized
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 59
Replies: 19
Views: 3130

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 59

Not "force"... "encourage"! You see what I'm saying, right? And no way all these folks actually listen to "Stacy's Mom" every week and keep voting for it... I listen to every song every week. It’s incredible to me how many times a song that I wouldn’t even consider after first listen can within a c...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 59
Replies: 19
Views: 3130

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 59

It’s too bad Dirty Magic hasn’t gotten more attention. It is one of The Offsprings more grunge and goth inspired songs from their second album. If you haven’t heard it, check it out. To get anyone to listen to the lesser known songs is a challenge. I think the key is to encourage more voters to act...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 4027

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

Not a very good week at all for me. Only Tom Waits stands out. U2 - Boy (6/10) vs. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...(6/10) = PASS Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella (5/10) vs. Tom Waits - Closing Time (9/10) St. Vincent - Marry Me (7/10) vs. Rush - Permanent Waves (6/10) Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen ...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Metronomy - Corinne (2011)
by spiritualized
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.30
Replies: 11
Views: 2335

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.30

L'épée - Un Rituel Inhabituel
Foals - The Runner
by spiritualized
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.30
Replies: 11
Views: 2335

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.30

Not sure about the new Green Day...yet. Billie Joe's voice has changed a great deal.
by spiritualized
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 59
Replies: 19
Views: 3130

AMF WC Classics Edition 59

It's time for instalment n°59 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. :scared-shocked: 141 votes last week (-3 votes) :scared-shocked: Back on the...
by spiritualized
Tue Sep 10, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 58
Replies: 23
Views: 2805

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 58

Sorry, but Nas and Mary Margaret O’Hara couldn't make it to next week's poll, please renominate.
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 58
Replies: 23
Views: 2805

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 58

A few more hours before the poll closes - we have enough nominations I believe !
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.29
Replies: 18
Views: 1876

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.29

madzong wrote:
Mon Sep 09, 2019 6:56 am
Tool - Pneuma
I like that one too :) Two songs listened on the new album, and two rather excellent ones.
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 19335

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

238. Chuck Person – A3: 4 - I have no idea what vapourwave is about. but this is rather below average. 239. King Tuff – Loser’s Wall: 5 240. Big Star – You Can’t Have Me: 5 241. The Pretty Reckless – Take Me Down: 6 242. Belle and Sebastian – I Want the World to Stop - excellent song, I always had m...
by spiritualized
Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 58
Replies: 23
Views: 2805

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 58

Uprock And Invigorate (Prefuse & Dabrye) - Prefuse 73
by spiritualized
Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 58
Replies: 23
Views: 2805

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 58

can't find the 20th Century Masters, but found a version on a greatest hits, can u check it's the one you wanted ?
by spiritualized
Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 58
Replies: 23
Views: 2805

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 58

Here's an unofficial list of the almost 550 songs that have been entered in this game so far. Lots of great tracks. Also Stacy's Mom. 13th Floor Elevators - You're Gonna Miss Me ... Zap Mama & Erykah Badu - Bandy Bandy Wow ! That puts things in a nice perspective, thanks Brad ! Indeed great collect...
by spiritualized
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.29
Replies: 18
Views: 1876

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.29

My new favorite tune for the week : Kishi Bashi - A Song for You.
The album isn't half bad either (understatement !)

AND Metronomy - Wedding Bells
by spiritualized
Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 266
Views: 46528

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

230. The Smiles and Frowns – Cornelius: 7
231. The Mellows – Lovable Lily: 5
232. Siouxie and the Banshees – Sin in My Heart - 6
233. The Band – King Harvest (Has Surely Come) - 8
by spiritualized
Wed Sep 04, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 19335

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

236. Laura Nyro – Gibsom Street - 5. Not really fascinating, she has quite a good voice, but aside from it, not much to chew on. 235. Happy Mondays - Hallelujah - 9 - a firm favorite, reminds me of the good old 90s ! 234. George Thorogood & the Destroyers - Bad to the Bone - 7 - The only version I k...
by spiritualized
Wed Sep 04, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7
Replies: 37
Views: 3383

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7

1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles (10/10) vs. Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners (7/10) 2. Pink Floyd - Animals (9/10) vs. Super Furry Animals - Radiator (9/10) - TIE / PASS 3. Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever(10/10) vs. Flotation Toy Warning - Bluffer's Guide To The Flight Deck (7/10...
by spiritualized
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 235
Views: 144802

Re: Albums of 2019

Can we end the year, please? I think we don't really need the months September to December. We have too many albums already! It seems like every artist I loved in the past few years has put out an album, mostly to great or at least solid reviews. And almost everyone who hasn't done anything this ye...