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by Kingoftonga
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1
Replies: 20
Views: 338

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1

Winners in red:

1. Grimes - Art Angels vs. Blur - 13
2. The Velvet Underground - VU vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way vs. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges
4. Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku vs. Peter Gabriel - Us
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 34
Views: 3585

Re: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s

I guess they're over that 9.2 rating they gave Benji five years ago? I'll have to dig into this more thoroughly, but my first positive reaction is that I'm glad Joanna Newsom made the Top 20, and my first negative reaction is that elevating two Beyonce albums over Lemonade seems like trademark Pitch...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 2347

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

Winners in red:

1. Bob Dylan - Desire vs. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever
2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. vs. The The - Soul Mining
by Kingoftonga
Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.32
Replies: 7
Views: 1515

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.32

The Hu - Yuve Yuve Yu
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 13438

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

1. Guns 'n' Roses - Appetite for Destruction 2. Sinead O'Connor - The Lion and the Cobra 3. R.E.M. - Document 4. Sisters of Mercy - Floodland 5. Depeche Mode - Music for the Masses 6. Fleetwood Mac - Tango in the Night 7. Pet Shop Boys - Actually 8. Sonic Youth - Sister 9. Dinosaur Jr. - You're Livi...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 2250

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

1. Mogwai - Young Team vs. Blur - 13
2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges vs. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
by Kingoftonga
Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 4314

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

Winners in red:

1. Grimes - Art Angels vs. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There
2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine vs. The Velvet Underground - VU
3. Ravi Shankar - Shankar Family and Friends vs. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
by Kingoftonga
Tue Sep 17, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 4356

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

I'll be the tiebreaker:

4. Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen vs. The Sound - Jeopardy
by Kingoftonga
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 4356

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

Winners in red:

1. U2 - Boy vs. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella vs. Tom Waits - Closing Time
3. St. Vincent - Marry Me vs. Rush - Permanent Waves
by Kingoftonga
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7
Replies: 37
Views: 3712

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7

Winners in red:

1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles vs. Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners
2. Pink Floyd - Animals vs. Super Furry Animals - Radiator
4. Alabama 3 - Exile On Coldharbour Lane vs. Heatmiser - Mic City Sons
by Kingoftonga
Fri Aug 23, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5
Replies: 36
Views: 5610

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5

Winners in red: 1. Bob Dylan - Desire vs. Joni Mitchell - Hejira 2. Au Pairs - Playing With a Different Sex vs. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. 3. Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods vs. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge 4. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek vs. Kimio Eto - Koto Music
by Kingoftonga
Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 6696

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

Winners in red:

1. Crowded House - Woodface vs. Mogwai - Young Team
2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain vs. múm - Finally We Are No One
4. Peter Gabriel - Us vs. Youssou N'Dour - The Guide (Wommat)
by Kingoftonga
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 7924

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

Winners in red: 1. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There vs. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning 2. blink-182 - Enema of the State vs. The Velvet Underground - VU 3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks vs. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way 4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet vs. Tokyo...
by Kingoftonga
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 25950

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Best Albums of 1985: 1. Kate Bush - Hounds of Love 2. Tom Waits - Rain Dogs 3. New Order - Low-Life 4. Talking Heads - Little Creatures 5. The Cure - The Head on the Door 6. Tears for Fears - Songs from the Big Chair 7. R.E.M. - Fables of the Reconstruction 8. Husker Du - New Day Rising 9. The Smith...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 5696

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

1. Fiona Apple - Tidal vs. Grimes - Art Angels
by Kingoftonga
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 58297

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

Best albums of 1984: 1. R.E.M. - Reckoning 2. Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4 3. Prince - Purple Rain 4. The Smiths - Hatful of Hollow 5. Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense 6. Youssou N'Dour - Immigres / Bitim Rew 7. Talk Talk - It's My Life 8. Echo and the Bunnymen - Ocean Rain 9. Lloyd Cole and the Commo...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12
Replies: 29
Views: 12959

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12

Winners in red:

1. Wire - Chairs Missing vs. Gene Clark - No Other
2. The Olivia Tremor Control - Music from the Unrealized Film Script: Dusk at Cubist Castle vs. The The - Soul Mining
by Kingoftonga
Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 13111

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

3. Charly Bliss - Guppy vs. The Sound - From the Lions Mouth

This was a close one. Both albums are very strong.
by Kingoftonga
Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 13111

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

Winners in red:

1. Elvis Costello - Get Happy!! vs. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever
2. Lou Reed - Street Hassle vs. Lorde - Pure Heroine
by Kingoftonga
Sun Jun 02, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 82016

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

Hope I'm not too late! Best Albums of 1983: 1. R.E.M. - Murmur 2. U2 - Under a Blood Red Sky 3. U2 - War 4. Tears for Fears - The Hurting 5. David Bowie - Let's Dance 6. New Order - Power, Corruption & Lies 7. Philip Glass - Koyaanisqatsi 8. Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual 9. Talking Heads - Speakin...
by Kingoftonga
Tue May 14, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7
Replies: 30
Views: 14504

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7

Winners in red:

1. Missy Elliott - Supa Dupa Fly vs. Blur - 13
2. David Bowie - Lodger vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
by Kingoftonga
Mon May 06, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.6
Replies: 26
Views: 12200

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.6

Winners in red: 1. Mogwai - Young Team vs. The Replacements - Tim 2. The xx - I See You vs. múm - Finally We Are No One 3. Ambrose Akinmusire - The Imagined Savior Is Far Easier To Paint vs. Micachu - Jewellery 4. Tim Minchin - Ready for This? vs. Youssou N'Dour - The Guide (Wommat)
by Kingoftonga
Tue Apr 30, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll
Replies: 126
Views: 57338

Re: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll

Move any up if I made a mistake. Top Albums of 1982: 1. Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel IV 2. Michael Jackson - Thriller 3. Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast 4. Duran Duran - Rio 5. Roxy Music - Avalon 6. Philip Glass - Glassworks 7. Monoton - Monotonprodukt 07 8. Charanjit Singh - Ten Ragas to a ...
by Kingoftonga
Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5
Replies: 27
Views: 11063

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5

Winners in red.

1. Elliott Smith - From a Basement on a Hill vs. Crowded House - Woodface
2. Etta James - At Last! vs. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain
3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges vs. Ry Cooder - Paris, Texas
4. Peter Gabriel - Us vs. BADBADNOTGOOD - III
by Kingoftonga
Tue Apr 23, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 42
Views: 17965

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

Winners in red:

1. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning vs. Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
2. Crowded House - Crowded House vs. The Velvet Underground - VU
3. Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps vs. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
by Kingoftonga
Tue Apr 16, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 35
Views: 16114

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

Winners in red: 1. Fairport Convention - Unhalfbricking vs. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 2. Oval - 94 Diskont vs. blink-182 - Enema of the State 3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks vs. Enya - Shepherd Moons 4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet vs. Kino - Kino (The Black Album)
by Kingoftonga
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 14749

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

Winners in red:

1. Fiona Apple - Tidal vs. David Bowie - Young Americans
2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine vs. Le Tigre - Le Tigre
3. Paul Oakenfold - Goa Mix vs. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math
by Kingoftonga
Tue Mar 26, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 14749

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

The link somehow got messed up for the Goa Mix; the full link is here
by Kingoftonga
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 187
Views: 64656

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Best Albums of 1980: 1. Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel (III) 2. Talking Heads - Remain in Light 3. Joy Division - Closer 4. Dire Straits - Making Movies 5. U2 - Boy 6. Bruce Springsteen - The River 7. Young Marble Giants - Colossal Youth 8. David Bowie - Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) 9. Ultravox...
by Kingoftonga
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 26654

Re: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll

Not as much time for listening this month as I would have liked. TOP ALBUMS: 1. The Flaming Lips - The Soft Bulletin 2.Wilco - Summerteeth 3. Boredoms - Vision Creation Newsun 4. Sigur Ros - Agaetis Byrjun 5. Smog - Knock Knock 6. Eminem - The Slim Shady LP 7. Tom Waits - Mule Variations 8. Bonnie P...
by Kingoftonga
Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.37
Replies: 12
Views: 5911

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.37

Julia Holter - Les Jeux to You
by Kingoftonga
Tue Nov 06, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals
Replies: 34
Views: 10637

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals

Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
by Kingoftonga
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 25699

Re: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

Best albums of 1998: 1. Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea 2. Air - Moon Safari 3. Beck - Mutations 4. Boards of Canada - Music Has a Right to Children 5. Lucinda Williams - Car Wheels on a Gravel Road 6. Talk Talk - Asides Besides 7. R.E.M. - Up 8. Massive Attack - Mezzanine 9. OutK...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Semi-Finals!
Replies: 21
Views: 6468

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Semi-Finals!

Winners in red:

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods vs. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
2. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans vs. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by Kingoftonga
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Quarter-Finals!
Replies: 17
Views: 6466

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Quarter-Finals!

Winners in red: 1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things vs. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods 2. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues vs. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans vs. The Knife - Deep Cuts 4. Aimee Mann - Music from the Motion Picture Magnolia vs. Jóhan...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 16, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.2
Replies: 15
Views: 6619

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.2

Winners in red:

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods vs. Pixies - Trompe le Monde
2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis vs. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
3. Camel - Mirage vs. The Knife - Deep Cuts
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia vs. Dolly Parton - Jolene
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.1
Replies: 17
Views: 5724

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.1

Winners in red: 1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things vs. Cyndi Lauper - She's so Unusual 2. Sleater-Kinney - One Beat vs. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues 3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans vs. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine 4. M. Ward - Hold Time vs. Aimee Mann - Music from the Motion Picture Magno...
by Kingoftonga
Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33
Replies: 13
Views: 5533

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33

Oliver Coates - Charlev
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 02, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.4
Replies: 25
Views: 6768

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.4

Winners in red: 1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde vs. Pet Shop Boys - Actually 2. Soulwax - As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2 vs. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 3. The Knife - Deep Cuts vs. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista 4. Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain vs. Dolly Parton - Jolene
by Kingoftonga
Tue Oct 02, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 25714

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Best Albums of 1997: 1. Bjork - Homogenic 2. Daft Punk - Homework 3. Flaming Lips - Zaireeka 4. Radiohead - OK Computer 5. Pavement - Brighten the Corners 6. Blur - Blur 7. Built to Spill - Perfect from Now On 8. Sleater Kinney - Dig Me Out 9. Mogwai - Young Team 10. The Verve - Urban Hymns 11. The ...
by Kingoftonga
Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 25714

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

I will post my list in a few hours.
by Kingoftonga
Tue Sep 25, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3
Replies: 21
Views: 4751

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3

Winners in red:

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods vs. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis vs. Beach House - Depression Cherry
3. Camel - Mirage vs. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia vs. Sweet Trip - Velocity: Design: Comfort
by Kingoftonga
Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.2
Replies: 21
Views: 4398

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.2

Winners in red: 1. Cyndi Lauper - She's so Unusual vs. My Morning Jacket - Z 2. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan vs. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues 3. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine vs. Apples In Stereo - New Magnetic Wonder 4. Aimee Mann - Music from the Motion Picture Magnolia vs. Mari Boine - Idjagi...
by Kingoftonga
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 25065

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

1. Smashmouth - All-Star 2. Hot Butter - Popcorn 3. Harold Faltemeyer - Axel F 4. Aha - Take On Me 5. DJ Bobo - Love Is All Around 6. Haddaway - What is Love? 7. Walter Murphy - A Fifth of Beethoven 8. Lustra - Scotty Doesn't Know 9. Europe - The Final Countdown 10. E-Rotic - Max, Don't Have Sex wit...
by Kingoftonga
Mon Sep 10, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.1
Replies: 26
Views: 7173

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.1

Winners in red:

1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit vs. Sleater-Kinney - One Beat
3. Nina Simone - In Concert 1964 vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. M. Ward - Hold Time vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
by Kingoftonga
Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 20089

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Best Albums of 1996: 1. R.E.M. - New Adventures in Hi-Fi 2. Beck - Odelay 3. Weezer - Pinkerton 4. FIshmans - Long Season 5. 16 Horsepower - Sackcloth 'n'Ashes 6. Aphex Twin - Richard D. James Album 7. Stereolab - Emperor Tomato Ketchup 8. Underworld - Second Toughest in the Infants 9. Fugees - The ...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Aug 28, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7
Replies: 24
Views: 6913

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7

Back from vacation with enough time to listen to everything. Winners in red: 1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde vs. The Black Keys - Brothers Top-tier Black Keys beats mid-tier Pixies. 2. Soulwax - As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2 vs. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact Radio Soulwax is a hell of a lot of fun, bu...
by Kingoftonga
Tue Aug 21, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6
Replies: 18
Views: 4719

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6

Winners in red:

1. Swans - The Seer vs. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
2. Beach House - Depression Cherry vs. The Original Soundtrack - O Brother, Where Art Thou?
3. The Bees - Free The Bees vs. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
by Kingoftonga
Tue Aug 14, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5
Replies: 20
Views: 4428

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5

2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis vs. The New Pornographers - Electric Version
by Kingoftonga
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5
Replies: 20
Views: 4428

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5

Returning from a vacation, so I didn't get a chance to relisten to many of these albums, and a lot of these matches are too close for me to decide without doing that. But I can confidently vote for:

Sleater-Kinney - The Woods vs. Elliott Smith - Figure 8