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by spiritualized
Mon Dec 17, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.39
Replies: 8
Views: 222

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.39

A bit quiet this week, so two noms for me

Me First and The Gimme Gimmes - Santa Baby
The Young Gods - Figure Sans Nom
by spiritualized
Thu Dec 13, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 34
Replies: 12
Views: 199

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 34

It pains me to think that someday someone will nominate Dancing In The Dark and it'll shoot right into the HoF. Not that it means anything but I'll second War Pigs, esp after the great write-up by pitchfork this week. I love Black Sabbath, even their bad albums. Ah ! The Pitchfork review and my nom...
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 34
Replies: 12
Views: 199

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 34

Black Sabbath - War Pigs
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.39
Replies: 8
Views: 222

AMF Weekly Chart 18.39

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.38 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 119 votes last week (-10 votes) :scared-shocked: Julia Holter's Words I Heard goes to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 5 new entries : Julia Holter / Father John Misty / Sufjan Stevens / Mylène Farmer &am...
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!
Replies: 38
Views: 2292

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of 2018: Nominations!

Adding

Anna von Hausswolff
Dead Magic
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 34
Replies: 12
Views: 199

AMF WC Classics Edition 34

Welcome to instalment n°33 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 107votes last week (-14 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top this week and a fitting return : Buzzcocks "Ever Fallen In Love" R.I.P. :s...
by spiritualized
Tue Dec 04, 2018 6:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 33
Replies: 8
Views: 1568

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 33

Captain Beefheart - My Head is My Only House Unless it Rains
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.38
Replies: 12
Views: 1702

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.38

Rob wrote:I remember that a song by Thee Oh Sees from Smote Reverser was nominated in the past, but was it Sentient Oona? If not, I want to nominate that one.


It was Overthrown, nominated in 18.21 by....me !
So it is accepted and seconded !
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.38
Replies: 12
Views: 1702

AMF Weekly Chart 18.38

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.38 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 129 votes last week (+19 votes) :scared-shocked: Lana Del Rey comes back to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 2 new entries : Anderson.Paak & Beach House :scared-shocked: No exit this week (a first ?) ...
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 33
Replies: 8
Views: 1568

AMF WC Classics Edition 33

Welcome to instalment n°33 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 121 votes last week (+6 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top this week, and my FIRST Number ONE :) : U2 'With or Without You' :scared-shocked: SE...
by spiritualized
Sat Nov 17, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.37
Replies: 12
Views: 2149

AMF Weekly Chart 18.37

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.36 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 110 votes last week (-19 votes) :scared-shocked: Mitski comes back to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 2 new entries : Still Corners & The Crystal Method :scared-shocked: Josh Groban + Sarah McLalhan ...
by spiritualized
Sat Nov 17, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 32
Replies: 10
Views: 1937

AMF WC Classics Edition 32

First of all, my most sincere apologies for the delay in writing this up - Work got out of hand. Welcome to instalment n°32 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 115 votes last week (-9 votes) :scared-shocked...
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #8: Charles Mingus' Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus
Replies: 6
Views: 1939

Re: Album Club Discussion #8: Charles Mingus' Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus

Likewise - I can't profess to be a jazz expert, but I do enjoy the odd Miles Davis record and listening to the classics. I abhorr free jazz, which far too chaotic for me. I am a firm believer that jazz is the perfect mood music. It embraces the mood you're into, but doesn't "create" it lik...
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.36
Replies: 15
Views: 3508

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.36

JohnnyBGoode wrote:Love the Rex Orange County track, so much so it was in my best of 2017 list? Would have gladly seconded it if I'd thought it was eligible.


My apologies, - I don't really have time to check the eligibility of all ten tracks every week - so well spotted, it will be taken off next week...
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.36
Replies: 15
Views: 3508

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.36

Akhenaten wrote:Will there be a playlist for this? The one shown is last week's.


Sorry - it's now been corrected !
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 31
Replies: 10
Views: 3031

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 31

U2 - With or Without You

Overplayed yes, but overrated ?
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 04, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 31
Replies: 10
Views: 3031

AMF WC Classics Edition 31

Welcome to instalment n°31 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 124 votes last week (+20 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top this week : Buzzcocks' Ever Fallen in Love :scared-shocked: FOUR new entries : Buzz...
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 04, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.36
Replies: 15
Views: 3508

AMF Weekly Chart 18.36

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.36 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 129 votes last week (-5 votes) :scared-shocked: A NEW ENTRY @ Number 1 with Lana Del Rey's Venice Bitch :scared-shocked: Four new entries : Lana Del Rey / Elvis Costello / Julia Holter / Jenny Wilson :scared-...
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.35
Replies: 9
Views: 2876

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.35

Akhenaten wrote:How new do nominations need to be?

Can I have Danny Nedelko by Idles?


If this is from their album, yes.
No older than six months is the basic rule.

My nom : The Crystal Method - The Trip Home
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Review Aggregators
Replies: 2
Views: 2254

Re: Review Aggregators

Album of the year does the trick for me.
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 30
Replies: 11
Views: 2701

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 30

Cold - kill the music industry
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 30
Replies: 11
Views: 2701

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 30

It wasn't available in Europe - I couldn't find it...
by spiritualized
Fri Oct 26, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.35
Replies: 9
Views: 2876

AMF Weekly Chart 18.35

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.35 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 134 votes last week (+5 votes) :scared-shocked: A NEW Number 1 with Mitski's Washing Machine Heart :scared-shocked: Four new entries : Sharon Van Etten / The Regrettes / Muse & Josh Groban & Sarah McL...
by spiritualized
Fri Oct 26, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 30
Replies: 11
Views: 2701

AMF WC Classics Edition 30

Welcome to instalment n°30 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 104 votes last week (-7 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top this week : Muse's Supermassive Black Hole :scared-shocked: TWO new entries : Bobby ...
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)
Replies: 11
Views: 2929

Re: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)

I've been impressed by Turbowolf's output. Not sure if you'll like their albums as a whole, but they have songs I feel I worth checking out. Totally agree - discovered them through a work colleague and was blown away by their first album. These guys are insane. But to be complete, here are my "...
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 23, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.34
Replies: 13
Views: 3044

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.34

Flasher - Harsh Light
The Crystal Method - There's a difference
by spiritualized
Sat Oct 20, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.34
Replies: 13
Views: 3044

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.34

Hello Moonbeam, glad you can join us in the chart ;) Voting rules : 10 votes max Voting lasts a week I generally suggest that one votes for 5 of their preferred newcomers to keep the momentum of the novelty going, and 5 for the established songs but it's up to you. The top 10 go to the next week. In...
by spiritualized
Fri Oct 19, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 29
Replies: 15
Views: 2942

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 29

Wow the last three nominations are quality songs !
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 16, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 29
Replies: 15
Views: 2942

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 29

Wipers - Tragedy
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 16, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 29
Replies: 15
Views: 2942

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 29

Rob wrote:
I think you mean Oasis and Manic Street Preachers ;)


Duh... Of course, thanks for the correction Rob
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 29
Replies: 15
Views: 2942

AMF WC Classics Edition 29

Welcome to instalment n°29 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 111 votes last week (-11 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top this week : One last week as N°1 for Oasis :scared-shocked: FIVE new entries : Neil...
by spiritualized
Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.34
Replies: 13
Views: 3044

AMF Weekly Chart 18.34

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.34 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 129 votes last week (+16 votes) :scared-shocked: A NEW Number 1 with Thom Yorke who ends US Girls dominance of the chart :scared-shocked: Four new entries : The Revivalists / Emma Ruth Rundle / Hozier / Chris...
by spiritualized
Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33
Replies: 13
Views: 3300

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33

Muse - Pressure

Finally ! Great hooks, guitars a-plenty, Fab chorus, the band is on form.
[Huge sigh of relief]
by spiritualized
Fri Oct 05, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 28
Replies: 9
Views: 2879

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 28

Ash - Oh Yeah
by spiritualized
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 28
Replies: 9
Views: 2879

AMF WC Classics Edition 28

Welcome to instalment n°28 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 122 votes last week (-1 vote) :scared-shocked: At the top this week, Oasis with Don't Look Back in Anger :scared-shocked: FIVE new entries : Mu...
by spiritualized
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33
Replies: 13
Views: 3300

AMF Weekly Chart 18.33

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.33 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 113 votes last week (-4) :scared-shocked: US Girls again at the top with "Pearly Gates" :scared-shocked: Two new entries : Lana del Rey / The Vryll Society :scared-shocked: Julia Holter is OUT ! :sc...
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #3: Perfume Genius' No Shape
Replies: 5
Views: 2200

Re: Album Club Discussion #3: Perfume Genius' No Shape

There's another genre which I am not particularly fond of - Art Pop. Far too often it sounds like a sorry attempt to make music without melodies and show how "arty" and not subject to trends the artist is. Bjork fell into that trap and I usually brace myself when I see an "Art Pop&quo...
by spiritualized
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.1
Replies: 17
Views: 3585

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.1

1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things (7/10) vs. Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual (7/10) = PASS 2. Sleater-Kinney - One Beat (8/10) vs. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues (8/10) = PASS 3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans (10/10) vs. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine (9/10) 4. M. Ward - Hold Time ...
by spiritualized
Tue Sep 25, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 27
Replies: 9
Views: 2203

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 27

Chuck Willis - Kansas City Woman
by spiritualized
Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.32
Replies: 9
Views: 1127

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.32

Dilly Dally - Sober Motel
The Distillers - Man vs Magnet
Emma Ruth Rundle - Light Song
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 24, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #2: John Cougar Mellencamp's Scarecrow
Replies: 8
Views: 3122

Re: Album Club Discussion #2: John Cougar Mellencamp's Scarecrow

Oh dear...I didn't have a chance to listen to Yeasayer last week, so I saved my opinion for #2. When I saw who was picked, all I could think was "bummer", wish I had not waited. Heartland Rock conjures pictures of leather jackets, cowboy boots and over-Americanised tunes. Springsteen sprin...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 24, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3
Replies: 21
Views: 2231

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods (5/10) vs. The National - Trouble Will Find Me (7/10) 2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis (5/10) vs. Beach House - Depression Cherry (6/10) 3. Camel - Mirage (6/10) vs. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030 (9/10) 4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia (8/10) vs. Sweet Trip - Velocity: Design:...
by spiritualized
Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.32
Replies: 9
Views: 1127

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.32

DaveC wrote:Only 9 voting options this time. I thought it was always 10.

Missing a click !

Fixed, thank you for your vigilance !!
by spiritualized
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 27
Replies: 9
Views: 2203

AMF WC Classics Edition 27

Welcome to instalment n°27 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 123 votes last week (+11 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top this week, Oasis with Don't Look Back in Anger :scared-shocked: THREE new entries :...
by spiritualized
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.32
Replies: 9
Views: 1127

AMF Weekly Chart 18.32

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.32 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 117 votes last week (no change) :scared-shocked: US Girls again at the top with "Pearly Gates" :scared-shocked: Three new entries : Julia Holter "I Shall Love 2" / Thom Yorke "Suspiri...
by spiritualized
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.31
Replies: 10
Views: 1309

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.31

i'll add Smashing Pumpkins - Silvery Sometimes (Ghosts)
by spiritualized
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 26
Replies: 11
Views: 1126

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 26

Spiritualized-Any chance that if 'Eye In The Sky' makes it through we can get the original album version on the Spotify list? The live version currently there is just lacking something, specifically in the Woolfson vocals. Thanks Yes I noticed that it was the wrong version, sorry about that. Will f...

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