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by spiritualized
Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 38
Replies: 8
Views: 90

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: 6
Views: 272

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: 168
Views: 4176

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: 9
Views: 354

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: 283

Re: Anyone want to see Unacclaimed V soon?

yeah, happy to start now, but shame about the reduction - I like discovery
by spiritualized
Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 57
Views: 2772

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Here is my list for 2018 (albums only) To make it a bit easier for calculating the points : I would allocate 60% of the total points available to the first category and 40% to the second one, then divide by the number in each category. If that makes sense... Excellent : Courtney Barnett - Tell Me Ho...
by spiritualized
Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 57
Views: 2772

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Hello if I were to post a list, it would look like sonofsamiam... more in categories than sorted order. Would you be able to count it in nonetheless ? Hi Spiritualized, points are based on rank of each album in the list, but if your involvement hinges on it, I can give all of the albums in a given ...
by spiritualized
Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.01
Replies: 6
Views: 272

AMF Weekly Chart 19.01

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 19.01 of the Weekly Chart ! Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 125 votes last week (+19 votes) :scared-shocked: Cat Power's Woman goes straight to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 5 new entries : Cat Power / Thom Yorke / Let's Eat Grandma / Sunflower Bean & Low...
by spiritualized
Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 37
Replies: 16
Views: 567

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 37

And here is a curveball : Majid Soula - Win Terram
by spiritualized
Wed Jan 09, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.41
Replies: 13
Views: 1232

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.41

Protomartyr - Forbidden
Another Sky - Chillers
by spiritualized
Mon Jan 07, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 168
Views: 4176

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Sun City Girls = The Shining Path = 5 (Average) . As Romain, I have been marked for life by the Lambada. This is a rather nice, original take, but can't steer enough away from the original. Middle Kids = Edge of Town = 7 (Good) . A discovery for me, nice voice, nice crescendo, good indie rock which...
by spiritualized
Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 37
Replies: 16
Views: 567

AMF WC Classics Edition 37

Welcome to instalment n°36 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 106 votes last week (+20 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top : Black Sabbath's War Pigs :scared-shocked: Two new entries : Pixies & Fall Out...
by spiritualized
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 57
Views: 2772

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Hello if I were to post a list, it would look like sonofsamiam... more in categories than sorted order.
Would you be able to count it in nonetheless ?
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 31, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Club Discussion #12: Orbital ["The Brown Album"]
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Re: Album Club Discussion #12: Orbital ["The Brown Album"]

A monument in the techno Pantheon. Orbital succeeded in merging beats and melody with their Brown Album. Planet of the Shapes, Lush, etc... are all fabulous tracks. They would go on being reasonably successful later on (I really quite like In Sides, and to a lesser extent, Snivilisation), but this i...
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 31, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Simple poll idea: Biggest Fan
Replies: 11
Views: 1122

Re: Simple poll idea: Biggest Fan

smashing idea !
I like your first idea too...but maybe bunch them into batches of 10 to avoid the multiplicity of threads ? People could vote on a scale of a 1 to 10 and submit it on the thread, you do the tally ?
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 36
Replies: 12
Views: 1085

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 36

Brad wrote:Confused by Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye - should be Ella's version but playlist has Nina's? (and blocked in U.S. spotify to boot...). Great song everyone should vote for over U2. lol?


Yup, that's my mistake, did the playlist too quickly. It is now fixed !
by spiritualized
Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 36
Replies: 12
Views: 1085

AMF WC Classics Edition 36

Welcome to instalment n°36 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 86 votes last week (-41 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top : U2's With or Without You :scared-shocked: FOUR new entries : Weezer/Black Sabbath ...
by spiritualized
Sat Dec 29, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.41
Replies: 13
Views: 1232

AMF Weekly Chart 18.41

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.41 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 106 votes last week (+9 votes) :scared-shocked: Christine & The Queens' La Marcheuse goes to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 3 new entries : Robyn / Low and Sharon Von Etten :scared-shocked: 2 songs ...
by spiritualized
Sat Dec 29, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.40
Replies: 10
Views: 1470

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.40

Hi, no!
It was a bit of an experiment... it was a bit of a struggle to keep a weekly schedule, so I left it open for the moment.
Will update it today, probably !
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 24, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.40
Replies: 10
Views: 1470

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.40

HI to both, both songs were not nominated. Check release date as well please Ah, it seems the Andrews album was already released back in March. I only noticed it since a month or so and assumed it was new. Perhaps Anna Calvi - Hunter? I really miss some easy way to check whether something has been ...
by spiritualized
Fri Dec 21, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 35
Replies: 7
Views: 1200

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 35

Brad wrote:just FYI - noticed Cowboy In The Sand missed the playlist

Missed that ! Thank you, corrected
by spiritualized
Thu Dec 20, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.40
Replies: 10
Views: 1470

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.40

HI to both, both songs were not nominated. Check release date as well please
by spiritualized
Thu Dec 20, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 35
Replies: 7
Views: 1200

AMF WC Classics Edition 35

Welcome to instalment n°35 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: 127 votes last week (+20 votes) :scared-shocked: At the top, straight to number one : Blondie's Sunday Girl :scared-shocked: THREE new entries ...
by spiritualized
Thu Dec 20, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.40
Replies: 10
Views: 1470

AMF Weekly Chart 18.40

Hello to all, welcome to instalment 18.40 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 97 votes last week (-23 votes) :scared-shocked: Lana Del Rey's Mariners Apartment Complex goes to the top this week ! :scared-shocked: 3 new entries : Spiritualized / Grimes / White Lies :scared-shocked: 3 so...
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 17, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.39
Replies: 10
Views: 2320

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: 1699

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: 1699

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: 10
Views: 2320

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: 53
Views: 7267

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: 1699

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: 2813

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: 3196

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: 3196

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: 2813

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: 3110

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: 2687

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: 2615

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: 3957

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: 3957

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: 3383

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: 3383

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: 3957

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: 3220

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: 2471

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: 2967

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: 2967

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: 3220

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: 2967

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: 3164

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 "...

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