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by spiritualized
Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 24
Views: 366

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 4

The Kinks - Shangri-La (7) vs. Edith Piaf - Milord (8) The Mamas and the Papas - Dream a Little Dream of Me (7) vs. Miles Davis - All Blues (6) Maxwell - Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder) (5) vs. Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information(6) Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms (7) vs. Noir Desir - Tostaky (Le C...
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 659

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3

Caribou - Melody Day

Cocteau Twins - Lorelei

dEUS - Suds & Soda

Big Star - Holocaust

The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

Tortoise - Djed

David Bowie - Wild is

Bill Withers - Grandma's Hands
by spiritualized
Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your 2017 Wrapped
Replies: 22
Views: 486

Re: Your 2017 Wrapped

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Knowing that halfway through the year I switched to Google music and then to Amazon Music...:)
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 20
Views: 435

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2

1. Tricky Woo | Fly the Orient (8) wow The Hives indeed ! 4. The Blue Nile | From a Late Night Train (4) 3. Canibus | Second Round K.O. (5) 2. Peter Tosh | Equal Rights (7) 4. Tinie Tempah | Pass Out(5) 2. P!nk | Just Like a Pill (6) 3. Kasabian | eez-eh (6) 1. Soul Asylum | Somebody to Shove (6) 4....
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.44
Replies: 8
Views: 266

AMF Weekly Chart 17.44

Hello to all, here is installment 434of your favorite chart on the web. THANK YOU again for your recurrent votes last week : 101 votes, not enough by your standards ! Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: Wolf Alice gets first place for the first time :scared-shocked: Three new entries - MGMT''s Little Dark...
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.43
Replies: 10
Views: 317

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.43

TimmyWing wrote:Björk - The Gate

Already been in the chart in week 36-38, sorry
by spiritualized
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: November 27, 2017 - Album of the Week - Lindi Ortega - Little Red Boots
Replies: 5
Views: 183

Re: November 27, 2017 - Album of the Week - Lindi Ortega - Little Red Boots

Sorry I couldn't listen to this until now, the week has been quite hectic. It seems I had a country-tinged week - listening to Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle and now this. LIndi Ortega sounds much fresher than these two dinosaurs : reading everyone's opinion, I was however expecting a root-down country...
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2
Replies: 43
Views: 1011

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2

Jimi Hendrix - Stone Free (6) vs. Monty Python - Always Look on the Bright Side of Life (6) Unknown Mortal Orchestra - So Good at Being in Trouble (6) vs. The Books - Take Time (5) Arctic Monkeys - 505 (8) vs. 16 Horsepower - Haw (10) Elliot Smith - Memory Lane (7) vs. Cromagnon - Ca...
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 28284

Re: Albums of 2017

luvulongTIM wrote:My favorite album doesn’t seem popular at all in this forum but as far as the British critics go its kicking butt, in fact I think it’s number 1 with them.....SO FAR. Go Wolf Alice!!!!!


I didn't listen to the debut, but this one blew me away.
The single doesn't do justice to the whole album.
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.43
Replies: 10
Views: 317

AMF Weekly Chart 17.43

Hello to all, here is installment 43 of your favorite chart on the web. THANK YOU again for your recurrent votes last week : 129 votes ! Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: Final show for The National, who steals the top spot from St Vincent on the last week :scared-shocked: Four new entries - Japanese Br...
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.42
Replies: 8
Views: 388

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.42

Fujiya & Miyagi - Paper Airplanes
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 23, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 21
Views: 587

Re: 9825/1000: Round 1, Week 1

Bang Jan wrote:
spiritualized wrote:9861 | 14.Elton John | Levon 4
9876 | 11.The Buoys | Timothy 5


What’s the right order?


Corrected !
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 23, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.42
Replies: 8
Views: 388

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.42

Spiritualized-Bleachers feat. Carly Rae Jepson was released last week as an MTV unplugged track. Happy to see that the version you have here is getting some votes but my intent was the acoustic version which, in my opinion, is much better. Any chance if it makes it through this week we can vote on ...
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 23, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 21
Views: 587

Re: 9825/1000: Round 1, Week 1

9907 | 1.Blumfeld | Verstärker 8 9995 | 6.Gene | For the Dead 6 9830 | 9.Death | The Philosopher 6 9918 | 16.Young Jeezy | Go Crazy 3 9956 | 3.The Hollies | Look Through Any Window 8 9868 | 4.The White Stripes | I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself 7 9869 | 8.Bruce Springsteen | One Step Up 6 99...
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 23, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: November 20, 2017 - Album of the Week - Javiera Mena - Mena
Replies: 7
Views: 312

Re: November 20, 2017 - Album of the Week - Javiera Mena - Mena

OK, let me get this straight - this is not my style at all. From the day I started listening to "Les Inrockuptibles" on Europe 1 with Bernard Lenoir, I steered away from the "commercial" pop music which the masses seemed to enjoy greatly. Javiera Mena seems summoned these demons ...
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 21, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)
Replies: 24
Views: 1940

Re: EOY 2017 - NME (UK)

And that would be just fair and fine. I was blown away.
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 20, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 1401

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

If you think Barracuda is from the 80s, you’re off by a decade. Whats half a decade ? :) I'm not too much off about the hair though ? Maybe Heart were a prodigy of their time. I still find them quite a challenge. Not off at all. They’re a little much, I suppose, but they’d hate being compared to ha...
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 20, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 1401

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

StevieFan13 wrote:If you think Barracuda is from the 80s, you’re off by a decade.

Whats half a decade ? :)
I'm not too much off about the hair though ? Maybe Heart were a prodigy of their time. I still find them quite a challenge.
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 20, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 1401

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Neil Young - Cowgirl in the Sand (9.0) vs. Heart - Barracuda (2.0) Couldn't be more polarized. A favourite Young song vs 80s hair rock, which is one of my most despised genre. Wham! - Careless Whisper (4.0) vs. Quintette Hot Club de France - Nuages (6.0) More 80s schmooz vs classic ...
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Pixies - Alec Eiffel (5537)
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 19, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Nominations
Replies: 11
Views: 455

Re: Music of 1984: Nominations

oh. only one of my nomination made it... :(
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 19, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Idea for an EOY AMF Weekly Chart Contest
Replies: 1
Views: 91

Idea for an EOY AMF Weekly Chart Contest

Hello to all, I have been toying with the idea of hosting an end-of-year contest pitting all the songs that qualified for the official chart. This would take place over the month of December to have a winner at the end of December. Several formats could be used : Head to Head with randomised matches...
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: November 12, 2017-Album of the Week- Lo-Fidelity Allstars - How To Operate With a Blown Mind
Replies: 7
Views: 281

Re: November 12, 2017-Album of the Week- Lo-Fidelity Allstars - How To Operate With a Blown Mind

Well thank you to all for having taken the time to listen to this album - it's no easy feat and I appreciate the effort. I will pay even more attention to Nightime Story as it seems to have struck a chord here.
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.42
Replies: 8
Views: 388

AMF Weekly Chart 17.42

Hello to all, here is installment 42 of your favorite chart on the web. THANK YOU again for your recurrent votes last week : 130 votes ! Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: Remaining at N°1 for St Vincent "Los Ageless", for the fifth week :scared-shocked: Two new entries - Morrissey's Jacky's......
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 19, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

ABBA - Gimme Gimme Gimme (a man after midnight) (3397)
by spiritualized
Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Sisters of Mercy : This Corrosion (2680)
by spiritualized
Fri Nov 17, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

16 Horsepower : Haw (bubbling under)
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

BleuPanda wrote:My third nomination is Frida Hyvonen - Dirty Dancing (4693)


spiritualized wrote:Portishead - Numb (6587)


You already have a song in the 6001-8000 range (Youth Against Fascism), so you need to change your vote.

Sorry, didn't get that rule.
Let's change it to Neu! Hallogallo (1194)
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Romain wrote:Herman's Hermits - No Milk Today (2886)

Oooooh great pick !!!!
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Portishead - Numb (6587)
by spiritualized
Wed Nov 15, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4466

Re: It has happened! Really!!

Listyguy wrote:The sorting table is amazing, Henrik!

Also, keeping the tradition alive, I've heard the first 362 albums, which is by far my longest streak. As for my first streak of 10 albums I haven't heard, it's actually 16:


871 The Boo Radleys Giant Steps



Oh the Heresy !
by spiritualized
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Jeff Buckley - Dream Brother (9464)
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 14, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3996

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Sonic Youth - Youth against Fascism (6657)
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?
Replies: 17
Views: 524

Re: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?

1. My Bloody Valentine / Teenage Fanclub / The Afghan Whigs 2. Spoon / Feist / Perfume Genius 3. Game Theory / The Boo Radleys / Ultra Vivid Scene 4. The Rolling Stones / The Doors / Leonard Cohen 5. Fujiya & Miyagi / GAS / The Prodigy 6. Joe Jackson / Depeche Mode / The Cure Spot on, with the e...
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4466

Re: It has happened! Really!!

With all the others, I thank thee, Henrik, o mighty one. It must be a relief for you to give birth to this work of love :)
by spiritualized
Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: November 12, 2017-Album of the Week- Lo-Fidelity Allstars - How To Operate With a Blown Mind
Replies: 7
Views: 281

Re: November 12, 2017-Album of the Week- Lo-Fidelity Allstars - How To Operate With a Blown Mind

Hey Hymie, don't feel bad. I was expecting this onslaught. This is definitely not for everyone and I never take it personally :)
Thanks for taking the time to listen !
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 12, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: November 12, 2017-Album of the Week- Lo-Fidelity Allstars - How To Operate With a Blown Mind
Replies: 7
Views: 281

November 12, 2017-Album of the Week- Lo-Fidelity Allstars - How To Operate With a Blown Mind

So here we go - Album of the Week. When I saw the opportunity, I thought "great", a fantastic way to make others recognise that I have *some* taste in music after years of honing my varied preferences in the greatest art there is. I quickly hastened to nominate one of my preferred albums, ...
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.41
Replies: 7
Views: 336

AMF Weekly Chart 17.41

Hello to all, here is installment 41 of your favorite chart on the web. THANK YOU again for your recurrent votes last week : 123 votes, reaching cruise speed Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: Remaining at N°1 for St Vincent "Los Ageless" :scared-shocked: FIVE new entries - Lorde's Supercut ,Su...
by spiritualized
Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 602

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

OK we're missing one nom to avoid a tie - so I am throwing a curveball

Brian Eno & Kevin Shields "Only Once Away My Son"
by spiritualized
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: November 5, 2017-Album of the Week- Tilly & the Wall•o
Replies: 15
Views: 513

Re: November 5, 2017-Album of the Week- Tilly & the Wall•o

Tilly and the Wall... the name sounded familiar when I first saw it. I may have heard a track on a compilation, but I never attempted a full album experience. O starts well with gorgeous vocal harmonies led by piano and acoustic guitars... I particularly liked the feedback at the end, sign of things...
by spiritualized
Thu Nov 09, 2017 6:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 602

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

Good numbers on the vote front but lots of ties looming. Get those votes in !!!!
by spiritualized
Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album of the Week: Nomination Thread
Replies: 35
Views: 1133

Re: Album of the Week: Nomination Thread

I'd be happy to swap... Xmas week is kinda busy for me :)
by spiritualized
Fri Nov 03, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 602

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

Only 18 songs this week? Oh bums. I must have miscounted... and didn't check the song count on the Spotify playlist. Sorry folks, too late to change now. The additional two ones would have been Mcch entries anyway which will be postponed to next week. Sorry :( Actually I have added two Mcch tracks,...
by spiritualized
Fri Nov 03, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 602

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

DaveC wrote:Only 18 songs this week?

Oh bums. I must have miscounted... and didn't check the song count on the Spotify playlist. Sorry folks, too late to change now. The additional two ones would have been Mcch entries anyway which will be postponed to next week.

Sorry :(
by spiritualized
Fri Nov 03, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 602

AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

Hello to all, here is installment 40 of your favorite chart on the web. THANK YOU again for your recurrent votes last week : 123 votes, moving on nicely Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: Back to N°1 for St Vincent "Los Ageless" :scared-shocked: Two new entries - Sophie's It's Okay To Cry and T...
by spiritualized
Fri Nov 03, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.39
Replies: 14
Views: 541

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.39

I'd like to nominate the song 'Liability' by Lorde It's already been nominated in 17.12, which also makes it too old now (over 6 months)... Sorry ! Okay :) I'll nominate 'Sober' by Lorde instead: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=UvgigkaSCZA Sorry, I just checked this - and it was released on the 15th ...

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