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by spiritualized
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 134
Views: 3694

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: 186
Views: 1509

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: 386

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: 386

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: 499

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: 186
Views: 1509

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: 200

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: 200

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: 386

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: 1128

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: 1128

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: 399

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: 134
Views: 3694

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: 1128

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: 1128

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: 1128

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: 399

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: 264
Views: 30520

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: 134
Views: 3694

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: 1338

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: 211
Views: 123357

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...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 02, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 58
Replies: 23
Views: 1128

AMF WC Classics Edition 58

It's time for instalment n°58 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: 145 votes last week (-3 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top ...
by spiritualized
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 57
Replies: 15
Views: 3278

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Nope, I’m running late, sorry :) it’ll be up tomorrow latest
by spiritualized
Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.6
Replies: 28
Views: 3374

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.6

1. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever (9/10) vs. Wire - Chairs Missing (9/10)
2. Lou Reed - Street Hassle (6/10) vs. The The - Soul Mining (8/10)
3. The Sound - From the Lions Mouth (8/10) vs. Chelsea Wolfe - Abyss (8/10) = PASS
4. Jesca Hoop - Hunting My Dress vs. Bee Gees - Bee Gees' 1st = TBA
by spiritualized
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 264
Views: 30520

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

229. Cat Stevens – Where Do the Children Play? - 9 : a favorite from a brilliant album. 228. Big Thief – Shark Smile - 8 227. Meat Loaf – Everything Louder Than Everything Else - 1. I loathe Meat Loaf, can there be a less talented, more cheesy artist ? (Sorry, it's so bad it makes my skin crawl) 226...
by spiritualized
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 57
Replies: 15
Views: 3278

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

The Beatles - Penny Lane (yes I know, blame the randomiser in my playlist :))
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.27
Replies: 14
Views: 3143

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.27

(Sandy) Alex G - Southern Sky
by spiritualized
Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 57
Replies: 15
Views: 3278

AMF WC Classics Edition 57

It's time for instalment n°57 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: 148 votes last week (-6 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top ...
by spiritualized
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5
Replies: 36
Views: 3827

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5

1. Bob Dylan - Desire (7/10) vs. Joni Mitchell - Hejira (7/10) PASS 2. Au Pairs - Playing With a Different Sex (7/10) vs. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. (10/10) 3. Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods (7/10) vs. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge (9/10) 4. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek (TBA) vs. Ki...
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 19, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.26
Replies: 7
Views: 2205

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.26

Blanck Mass - Death Drop
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 19, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.26
Replies: 7
Views: 2205

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.26

The Tool track : quite good, they haven't progressed much, but I don't mind, really. What bothered me at first, but it faded ultimately, is Keenan's voice. It's lost something in the 13 years. Maybe he took some singing lessons, it feels more gentle but it doesn't really suit the style. Definitely w...
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 56
Replies: 13
Views: 2994

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

The Doors - Roadhouse Blues
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 264
Views: 30520

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

209. Frédéric Chopin - Waltz in D-flat major, Op. 64, No. 1, Valse du petit chien [also known as Minute Waltz] - 7 210. The Jam – English Rose - 7 211. Phaeleh - Mantra - 7 212. Faada Freddy – Borom Bi - 6 213. Orelsan – Suicide Social - 6 214. Collective Soul – No More No Less - 5 215. Passion Pit ...
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 34
Views: 3867

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

1. Blur - 13 (9/10) vs. The Smiths - Meat is Murder (8/10) 2. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape (8/10) vs. The Millennium - Begin (9/10) 3. Spinners - Spinners (3/10) vs. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela (5/10) 4. The Crocketts - The Great Brain Robbery (9/10) vs. Benjamin Britten - War Requiem [...
by spiritualized
Tue Aug 13, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 56
Replies: 13
Views: 2994

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Twilight58 wrote:
Tue Aug 13, 2019 12:45 am
Roxy Music ~ More Than This
Thanks for your nomination
And welcome to the forum :) :music-rockon:
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.25
Replies: 9
Views: 4260

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.25

OK...just because I can

Natewantstobattle = Bad Guy. The idea of the mashup is simply quite brilliant. It's a gimmick, but it'll do for a while.
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 56
Replies: 13
Views: 2994

AMF WC Classics Edition 56

It's time for instalment n°56 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 (+26 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top...
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 12, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 14063

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Albums: 1 - The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead 2 - Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Your Funeral ... My Trial 3 - R.E.M. - Lifes Rich Pageant 4 - The Feelies - The Good Earth 5 - The Fall - Bend Sinister 6 - Elvis Costello - King of America 7 - Felt - Forever Breathes the Lonely Word 8 - Madonna - True Blue ...
by spiritualized
Thu Aug 08, 2019 5:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. David Berman Dead at 52
Replies: 8
Views: 4498

Re: R.I.P. David Berman Dead at 52

Oh man, that's insane, every critic has been raving about Purple Mountains and how this was a great example of a successful comeback.
RIP.
by spiritualized
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 5540

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

1. Crowded House - Woodface (9/10) vs. Mogwai - Young Team (9/10) - very tight matchup. My preference will go towards the more creative side. 2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain (7/10) vs. múm - Finally We Are No One (9/10) 3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges (6/10) vs. Micachu - Jeweller...
by spiritualized
Wed Aug 07, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan: The Top 100 (August 2019 Edition)
Replies: 24
Views: 5989

Re: Biggest Fan: The Top 100 (August 2019 Edition)

yes, I kinda meant the now much taunted Zombeels (who's obviously fan of sixties psychedelic pop) and Hymie's love for pre-50s music.
by spiritualized
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan: The Top 100 (August 2019 Edition)
Replies: 24
Views: 5989

Re: Biggest Fan: The Top 100 (August 2019 Edition)

Fascinating rollout, thank you Rob for all the work you do - I like everything about it, the format (not too taxing, listening wise), the rollout, the opinions from the forumers
Only bugbear, but ever so slight - tilted towards sixties style pop and whatever Hymie is listening to ;)
by spiritualized
Tue Aug 06, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.24
Replies: 15
Views: 4685

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.24

Foals - Black Bull - great rocker !
Kaiser Chiefs - Golden Oldies
by spiritualized
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 264
Views: 30520

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

208. Neil Young - Don’t Cry No Tears : 8 - I can't ever fault NY for his songwriting. He's simply bloody good. I knew this song in 1992 from a cover from the Wedding Present.
207. Sarah McLachlan - Adia: 6
by spiritualized
Tue Aug 06, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 55
Replies: 11
Views: 4790

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 55

Just trying to understand what's happening here... if something gets voted out and we're unhappy about it, we can just nominate it again immediately? Yes it’s a slight difference from the new chart. It seems to be working for the Fountains of Wayne and a dip in votes could kick a song out unfairly....
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 6475

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

1. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There (7/10) vs. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning (8/10) 2. blink-182 - Enema of the State (7/10) vs. The Velvet Underground - VU (9/10) 3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks (7/10) vs. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way (5/10) 4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Nev...
by spiritualized
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 55
Replies: 11
Views: 4790

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 55

I think the Auteurs' Showgirl didn't get the right treatment last week.
I'm officially nominating it after the random nomination :)
by spiritualized
Sun Aug 04, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 264
Views: 30520

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

193. Boudewijn de Groot – Als de rook om je hoofd is verdwenen: 4 194. They Might Be Giant – Man, It’s So Loud in Here: 6 195. The Gaslight Anthem – 1,000 Years - 5 196. Vril - UV: 6 197. Have a Nice Life – Holy Fucking Shit: 40,000: 9 198. The Magnetic Fields – I Don’t Really Love You Anymore: 8 19...
by spiritualized
Sun Aug 04, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 21223

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

I haven't played this game ever...but with 1985, I think I should as the decade begins seriously. If it is too late, no worries, I'll start with 1986 Here are my albums (no songs), in order of preference Felt - Ignite the Seven Cannons (1985) Kate Bush - Hounds of Love (1985) Dexys Midnight Runners ...