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by spiritualized
Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05
Replies: 6
Views: 164

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05

C'mon people, we're down 30 votes :) Surely there are some goods songs in this chart ?
by spiritualized
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 168
Views: 5506

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

70. Iron Maiden – Paschendale (6/10) 71. Inglebirds - Intro (4/10) 72. Os Paralamas Do Sucesso – Lanterna dos Afogados (4/10). 73. Archie Shepp - Hipnosis (7/10) : a very good jazz track, I like the neverending high tempo 74. James Brown & His Furious Flames – Tell Me What I Did Wrong (7/10) Ano...
by spiritualized
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 693

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

GROUP LAMBDA Jack Drag | We Could've Been Big Sleeper Agent | That's My Baby (great video !) Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain) Tom Milsom | Cable Rat King ==> best group of songs since the beginning of this tournament, quality stuff, the first three could have ended up in a tie ! GROUP ...
by spiritualized
Mon Mar 18, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05
Replies: 6
Views: 164

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05

King Gizzard - Fishing for Fishes
Andrew Bird - Olympians
by spiritualized
Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 55
Views: 6854

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

TheLastEnemy wrote:As a British citizen, I reserve the right to push the deadline back indefinitely until I get the result I want...


:-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :text-goodpost:
by spiritualized
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05
Replies: 6
Views: 164

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05

Thanks TheLastEnemy
I really appreciate the offer. If you want, we can start small if you wish to take one of the charts (the new releases one, which really requires a regular frequency). If you think you can take it permanently, then you can. I will share my Excel files if you wish
by spiritualized
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05
Replies: 6
Views: 164

AMF Weekly Chart 19.05

Hello to all, I wanted to first apologise for the delays in releasing the charts. New job, new house, change of region, new schools for the kids, it's taking its toll ! So much so that I am considering relinquishing the responsibility for maintaining these two charts, as somebody may have more time...
by spiritualized
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: For native French speaking members
Replies: 7
Views: 211

Re: For native French speaking members

"Voulez Vous Coucher Avec Moi Ce soir" springs to mind :)

Or better : voolaie voo coochaie avaic moi ce sooire.
by spiritualized
Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 42
Replies: 7
Views: 158

AMF WC Classics Edition 42

Hello to all, I wanted to first apologise for the delays in releasing the charts. New job, new house, change of region, new schools for the kids, it's taking its toll ! So much so that I am considering relinquishing the responsibility for maintaining these two charts, as somebody may have more time...
by spiritualized
Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 41
Replies: 12
Views: 1983

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 41

The House of Love - Christine (Live version @ the Marquee)
by spiritualized
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 38
Views: 1604

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5

GROUP IOTA
Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta
Thrice | Image of the Invisible
Youssou N’Dour | Leaving (Dem)
Game Theory | Like a Girl Jesus

GROUP KAPPA
Fishmans | Walking in the Rhythm
AURORA | Running with the Wolves
Nightpool Neon | Perfume From Now On
Bon Jovi | Only Lonely
by spiritualized
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 168
Views: 5506

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Mall Grab – B.F.O.D.A.A.S.: 6.5/10 Circle Jerks – Red Tape : 5/10 The Format – She Doesn’t Get It : 5/10 - I'm with Rob, although not as harsh. The singing is just irritable, but the music is kinda indie pop with twee undertones (cute keyboards, bells, etc..) Flobots - Handlebars - 6 Sweet – The Six...
by spiritualized
Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 168
Views: 5506

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Alain Bashung | Madame rêve | 8 Albin de La Simone | Le grand amour | 7 Belle and Sebastian | Act of the Apostle | 7 The Replacements – Hold My Life | 6 My Chemical Romance | Famous Last Words | 5 Janet Jackson | If | 5 Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry | When It's Love Time | 5 The Fixx | Red Skies ...
by spiritualized
Tue Mar 05, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 33
Views: 2250

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4

GROUP ETA
Chris Bell | You and Your Sister (7)
Andrés Calamaro | El cantante (6)
Eurythmics | Julia (5)
Latin Rascals | Arabian Nights (2)

GROUP THETA
T Power v MK Ultra | Mutant Jazz (8)
Nadine Shah | Fool (8)
Café Tacvba | Ojalá que llueva café (6)
Donovan | Get Thy Bearings (4)
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 41
Replies: 12
Views: 1983

AMF WC Classics Edition 41

Welcome to instalment n°41 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: 139 votes last week (-2 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top for...
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 25, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.04
Replies: 7
Views: 1973

AMF Weekly Chart 19.04

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 19.04 of the Weekly Chart ! Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 137 votes last week (-20 votes) :scared-shocked: Sharon Van Etten's Seven takes back its top spot this week ! :scared-shocked: 2 new entries : Better Oblivion Community Center/ D'Angelo :scared-shocked: 2 s...
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 26497

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Krurze wrote:
Joan Baez – Silver Dagger: 9

Sounded very familiar, turns out Saint Etienne's Like A Motorway was based on this. I prefer the original. It's amazingly beautiful and already a personal favourite.


That's where I heard it !!!
Thanks for reminding me :)
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 25, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 26497

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Nice bunch of songs !! 46. Guns N' Roses - Prostitute (5.5) Actually quite surprised. The whiny, nose -singing of Axl takes a step back and that makes the song THAT much better. 47. Cocteau Twins - Frou-Frou Foxes In Midsummer Fires (8) 48. Nick Drake - Saturday Sun (8) 49. Empire Of The Sun - Walki...
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 25, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 4106

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP ZETA
Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue (7)
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed (6)
Aaliyah | Miss You (5)
Little River Band | It's A Long Way There (5)
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 25, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 4106

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP EPSILON
Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix) (8)
Joydrop | Beautiful (7)
Alanis Morissette | The Couch (6)
Aldous Harding | Elation (4)
by spiritualized
Tue Feb 19, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 55
Views: 6854

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

To be fair, I'm not a very "female-fronted band" fan either. Kim Gordon and Kim Deal appear, the first "real" one is Kirstin Hersh from the Throwing Muses @ 30. What about Stereolab at 10? Very nice placement btw... Dang :) You're right ! I've got a very special relationship wit...
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 55
Views: 6854

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

No female acts? Little Richard. He referred to himself as the queen of rock and roll. https://memegenerator.net/img/instances/18867480/avoiding-the-question-you-are.jpg :D :D :D :D :D :D To be fair, I'm not a very "female-fronted band" fan either. Kim Gordon and Kim Deal appear, the first...
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 55
Views: 6854

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

Exactly the same as Romain: Listened to 17,388 individual artists overtime. Rank Artist name Scrobbles 1 The Fall - 2,139 2 The Beatles - 2,120 3 Pixies - 1,653 4 Green Day - 1,592 5 Blur - 1,571 6 Bob Dylan - 1,422 7 The Cure - 1,379 8 R.E.M. - 1,367 9 The Smiths - 1,303 10 Stereolab - 1,289 11 Dav...
by spiritualized
Fri Feb 15, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 36
Views: 4459

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2

GROUP GAMMA
Iggy Pop | Little Know It All
The Heavy | Short Change Hero
Stevie Wonder | Do I Do
LaVern Baker | Saved

GROUP DELTA
Ennio Morricone - Chi Mai
Cage the Elephant - Ain't No Rest for the Wicked
Mitski - Texas Reznikoff
Gilberto Gil - Quilombo, o el Dorado Negro
by spiritualized
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 26497

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

35. Avenged Sevenfold - Fiction : 2 / I find this quite unbearable (sorry). The piano and music are actually fine, but the soppy, overdramatic singing is not something I can connect with. At all and this is quite often the case with AF. 36. Labi Siffre - (Something Inside) - So Strong : 2 - in a tot...
by spiritualized
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 40
Replies: 14
Views: 3332

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 40

The Byrds - Wild Mountain Thyme
by spiritualized
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS
Replies: 53
Views: 4869

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS

I've been wondering if the 1-2 ordering here was going to be controversial. The full list of ratings for top two: Voter / Dead Magic rating / Childqueen rating spiritualized / 1 / 30 It certainly was controversial for at least one voter! This was a great poll with interesting results and a fun scor...
by spiritualized
Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS
Replies: 53
Views: 4869

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS

Hurrah, This is the top 3 I was wishing for. Well, my top six have all been placed now. What three are left? (To save me going back to work it all out) :D In random order, Emilie Zoe, Kadhja Bonet, and Anna von Hausswolff. Oh man, that means Anna is not top :( I however really coulnd't get into Kad...
by spiritualized
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS
Replies: 53
Views: 4869

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS

rumpdoll wrote:. Is it silly that i'm a bit proud that the suisse artist I brought up, with only a few thousand last.fm listenings, made it to the top 3?


I really liked it too, but it is so obscure I couldn't even rate the album on RYM - it just wasn't there :)
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 11, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03
Replies: 10
Views: 3100

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03

Before I forget -
FEWS - More than Ever

I am just such a sucker for uptempo, vibrant indie rock, I succumb every time !
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 11, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03
Replies: 10
Views: 3100

AMF Weekly Chart 19.03

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 19.03 of the Weekly Chart ! Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 157 votes last week (+22 votes) :scared-shocked: Vampire Weekend's Harmony Hall goes straight to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 4 new entries : Vampire Weekend / Lana Del Rey / Jenny Lewis / Ex:Re :sc...
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 40
Replies: 14
Views: 3332

AMF WC Classics Edition 40

Welcome to instalment n°40 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 141 votes last week (-23 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top for the second week in a row : The Undertones' Teenage Kicks :scared-shocked: 3 new...
by spiritualized
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 37
Views: 4411

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1

GROUP ALPHA
Woods | The Other Side
Max Coveri | Running In the 90's
Rita Lee | Ovalha Negra
David Axelrod | Holy Thursday

GROUP BETA
Kimio Eto | Midare
BØRNS | Electric Love
Wilson Pickett | Hey Jude
Gemini Eye | The Doula's Tulpa
by spiritualized
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread
Replies: 25
Views: 4785

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread

Hi just sent my contribution, hope it's not too late :)
by spiritualized
Tue Feb 05, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 26497

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

I mean, this site is great and all, but I hope nobody really believes that acts like Radiohead, Nirvana and the Velvet Underground are more significant in musical history than Bing Crosby, Al Jolson and Ella Fitzgerald. I think that this is a bit short-sighted. It's like saying that Attila the Hun ...
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 26497

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

31. Girls in Hawaii - Catwalk: 8/10 - another top class Belgian act in indie rock - and a great discovery.
32. Jenny Lewis – Acid Tongue: 6/10
33. Riot – You Burn in Me: 2/10 - hair rock really doesn't do it for me
34. Fergie, featuring Ludacris - Glamorous 3/10 barely better than the one above.
by spiritualized
Mon Feb 04, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 314
Views: 33812

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

21) Kevin Coyne - I Only Want To See You Smile - 4/10 22) C.A. Quintet – Trip Thru Hell, Pt. 2 - 3/10 23) Derek and the Dominos – It’s Too Late - 3/10 24) Gnarls Barley – Run (I’m a Natural Disaster) - 5/10 25) Architecture in Helsinki – Heart It Races - 6/10 26) The Coral - In The Morning - 8/10 - ...
by spiritualized
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.02
Replies: 16
Views: 3070

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.02

Liz Cooper should be on Spotify. Maybe not in the UK? I'm glad it's getting some votes. Seems that the songs that are independent of Spotify have a tougher time. Also see Lana's Venice still on the Spotify list. Thanks, I had a tough time finding it. To be fair, the song seems fairly old with occur...
by spiritualized
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.02
Replies: 16
Views: 3070

AMF Weekly Chart 19.02

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 19.02 of the Weekly Chart ! Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 135 votes last week (+10 votes) :scared-shocked: Sharon Van Etten's Seventeen goes straight to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 3 new entries : Sharon Van Etten / Deafheaven / The Decemberists :scared-s...
by spiritualized
Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 39
Replies: 14
Views: 2109

AMF WC Classics Edition 39

Welcome to instalment n°39 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 164 votes last week (+14 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top : The Undertones' Teenage Kicks :scared-shocked: 4 new entries : XTC / Queen / The ...
by spiritualized
Fri Jan 25, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread
Replies: 25
Views: 4785

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread

Indeed extra time is needed please
by spiritualized
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.01
Replies: 13
Views: 2564

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.01

Sorry about the delays in compiling the charts...been away from home and left my computer there. Should be done at the weekend
by spiritualized
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 36
Views: 7018

Re: Albums of 2019

Underwhelmed by Deerhunter, but impressed with Twilight Sad. Not top drawer, but there are some amazing songs in there.
by spiritualized
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 314
Views: 33812

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

1. Goldfrapp | Strict Machine | 9 - Definitely a top 1000 song for me 2. Dusty Springfield | Goin' Back | 7 - Surprisingly catchy for a Dusty song 3. Organized Konfusion | Bring It On | 6 4. Klaatu | Long Live Politzania | 5 5. Rickie Lee Jones | Chuck E.'s in Love | 5 6. Diana Ross | I'm Still Wait...
by spiritualized
Fri Jan 18, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 38
Replies: 14
Views: 1923

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 38

Nick Cave a week away from HOF, about to lose to the likes of... Fall Out Boy (a song nobody even nominated). Once in a while angry Brad has to vent. Heck who knows ? at the moment, good old Nick is actually losing to Queen & Smashing Pumpkins. but we are 22 votes behind last week, so that coul...
by spiritualized
Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 38
Replies: 14
Views: 1923

AMF WC Classics Edition 38

Welcome to instalment n°38 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 150 votes last week (+44 votes) WOW ! Long this may continue !!! :scared-shocked: At the top : Buzzcocks' Ever Fallen In Love :scared-shocked: ...
by spiritualized
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.01
Replies: 13
Views: 2564

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.01

Träd Gräs Och Stenar - Hymn.

Right up there with the best post-rock there is...Apparently Stephen Malkmus is a huge fan.
by spiritualized
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 314
Views: 33812

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Puddle of Mudd = Blurry= 5 (Average) . Not as bad as everyone makes it to be. It's automatic grunge writing, but acceptable. Better than LMFAO by any standard. The Stooges = Funhouse = 6 (OK) . I listened to the entirety of the Funhouse Sessions and for the life of me cannot remember this song. Mes...
by spiritualized
Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 22
Views: 5124

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!

not sure if it would be popular, but don't you think that once round 1 has passed, the time given to vote should be shortened as most of the albums will have been listened to ?
by spiritualized
Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Anyone want to see Unacclaimed V soon?
Replies: 9
Views: 1821

Re: Anyone want to see Unacclaimed V soon?

yeah, happy to start now, but shame about the reduction - I like discovery

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