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by sonofsamiam
Fri Jan 08, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Voting
Replies: 21
Views: 642

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Voting

Out of curiosity, has anyone been converted from their original pick yet? Found one of these that is better than your own entry? I’ve only listened to seven so far, but I will say that Let It All In is pretty close to being above Mystic Familiar in my list. Moor Mother's Circuit City was already my...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Jan 08, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 87
Views: 7897

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD

1 | Dan Weiss & Starebaby | Natural Selection 2 | Kaja Draksler Octet | Out for Stars 3 | Gard Nilssen‘s Supersonic Orchestra | If You Listen Carefully the Music Is Yours ... First off, I want to acknowledge your amazing and incredibly extensive lists, full of potential discoveries for those who lo...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Dec 28, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Nominations
Replies: 32
Views: 3706

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Nominations

So glad Moor Mother and Gard Nilssen are already here.

My vote is for Clarice Jensen - The Experience of Repetition as Death
by sonofsamiam
Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1979 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 15049

Re: Albums and Songs of 1979 Poll

Albums 1 | Philip Glass Ensemble | Einstein on the Beach 2 | Art Bears | Winter Songs 3 | Univers zéro | Heresie 4 | This Heat | This Heat 5 | The Raincoats | The Raincoats 6 | Joy Division | Unknown Pleasures 7 | The Clash | London Calling 8 | Carla Bley | Musique Mecanique 9 | Public Image Ltd. |...
by sonofsamiam
Sun Oct 25, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1978 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 15021

Re: Albums and Songs of 1978 Poll

ALBUMS 1 | Steve Reich | Music for 18 Musicians 2 | Klaus Schulze | X 3 | Bubu | Anabelas 4 | Elvis Costello | This Year's Model 5 | Magazine | Real Life 6 | Wire | Chairs Missing 7 | Roscoe Mitchell | L-R-G / The Maze / S II Examples 8 | Kraftwerk | Die Mensch-Maschine 9 | Van Halen | Van Halen 10 ...
by sonofsamiam
Sat Oct 10, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Since there was a request for ages, I'm 48
by sonofsamiam
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll
Replies: 86
Views: 19912

Re: Albums and Songs of 1977 Poll

Albums 1 | David Bowie | Low 2 | Brian Eno | Before and After Science 3 | Steely Dan | Aja 4 | Kraftwerk | Trans Europa Express 5 | Suicide | Suicide 6 | Congos | Heart of the Congos 7 | Television | Marquee Moon 8 | Parliament | Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome 9 | Wire | Pink Flag 10 | Keit...
by sonofsamiam
Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 74
Views: 49254

Re: AMF Favorite Books 2020 Edition: Voting Thread

1 | William Shakespeare | King Lear 2 | Fyodor Dostoyevsky | Crime and Punishment 3 | Dante Alighieri | The Divine Comedy 4 | Ralph Ellison | Invisible Man 5 | William Shakespeare | Hamlet 6 | George Orwell | 1984 7 | Harper Lee | To Kill a Mockingbird 8 | William Faulkner | The Sound and the Fury 9...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - August '20 - The Who!
Replies: 28
Views: 11613

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - August '20 - The Who!

The Who were one of my original loves as a kid just getting into music, and I still have a soft spot for them. ALBUMS (just leaving this to the albums I really like, pretty standard group, I know) 1 | The Who Sell Out 2 | Live at Leeds 3 | Quadrophenia 4 | Who's Next 5 | Tommy read the directions. ...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Album Cover Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 23285

Re: 2020 Album Cover Poll

One cover for each day of the year... 1 | Miles Davis | Bitches Brew 2 | Glenn Branca | The Ascension 3 | The Beach Boys | Surf's Up 4 | Scientist | Scientist Rids the World of the Evil Curse of the Vampires 5 | Milton Nascimento & Lô Borges | Clube da Esquina 6 | Funkadelic | Maggot Brain 7 | The R...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - August '20 - The Who!
Replies: 28
Views: 11613

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - August '20 - The Who!

The Who were one of my original loves as a kid just getting into music, and I still have a soft spot for them. ALBUMS (just leaving this to the albums I really like, pretty standard group, I know) 1 | The Who Sell Out 2 | Quadrophenia 3 | Who's Next 4 | Tommy 5 | Who Are You SONGS 1 | A Quick One Wh...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 14, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll
Replies: 77
Views: 24198

Re: Albums and Songs of 1976 Poll

ALBUMS 1 | Fela Kuti | Zombie 2 | Krzysztof Penderecki [Nationales Symphonie-Orchester des Polnischen Rundfunks] | Canticum canticorum Salomonis; Als Jakob erwachte; Threnos; De natura sonoris Nr. 1 3 | Stevie Wonder | Songs in the Key of Life 4 | Anthony Braxton | Creative Orchestra Music 1976 5 | ...
by sonofsamiam
Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread
Replies: 63
Views: 29230

Re: 2020 Mid-Year Albums Poll List Thread

OK, here's a Top 28 (edited since I actually read the rules and removed July releases), though I really struggled with ranking this, and I can pretty much guarantee it will change. I need to live with some of these longer. Lots of good stuff so far of course, though the year has felt quieter than 20...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Jul 27, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll
Replies: 77
Views: 21405

Re: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll

ALBUMS 1 | Brian Eno | Another Green World 2 | Bob Dylan | Blood on the Tracks 3 | Neu! | Neu! 75 4 | Bruce Springsteen | Born to Run 5 | Gavin Bryars | The Sinking of the Titanic 6 | Parliament | Mothership Connection 7 | Led Zeppelin | Physical Graffiti 8 | Lula Côrtes & Zé Ramalho | Paêbirú 9 | H...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Jul 20, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Great list, Bang Jan. Glad to see another fan of Anabelas.
by sonofsamiam
Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 28837

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

Songs 1 | King Crimson | Starless 2 | Jorge Ben | Zumbi 3 | Robert Wyatt | Little Red Riding Hood Hit the Road 4 | Fela Kuti | Confusion 5 | Sparks | This Town Ain't Big Enough for the Both of Us 6 | Eddie Palmieri | Un Día Bonito 7 | Gene Clark | Some Misunderstanding 8 | Elis Regina & Tom Jobim | ...
by sonofsamiam
Tue Jun 23, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1
Replies: 33
Views: 12176

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1

Heat 1: 158 | David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away (2016) 179 | Kendrick Lamar | Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe (2012) 146 | Mount Eerie | Real Death (2017) 186 | Foster the People | Pumped Up Kicks (2010) 47 | Vampire Weekend | Hannah Hunt (2013) Heat 2: 65 | Kendrick Lamar | King Kunta (2015) 94 ...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Jun 12, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 220282

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

I've been listening almost exclusively to 2010s music for the last year and a half. As I kept digging in and discovering or re-discovering albums, it was really hard to stop and call a list "final," but I had to cut myself off at some point... 1 | Swans | The Seer | 2012 2 | Julia Holter | Loud Cit...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Jun 12, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 28837

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

I think it's been mentioned elsewhere, but what an underrated year this is... Albums first: 1 | King Crimson | Red 2 | Robert Wyatt | Rock Bottom 3 | Jorge Ben | A tábua de esmeralda 4 | Sam Rivers | Crystals 5 | Fela Kuti | Confusion 6 | Gene Clark | No Other 7 | Genesis | The Lamb Lies Down on Bro...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Jun 12, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 23712

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

The suburbs are kinda boring 67 | Disclosure | Settle 43 | The Knife | Silent Shout 61 | Tame Impala | Lonerism 40 | PJ Harvey | Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea 4 | Kanye West | My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 82 | The Shins | Chutes Too Narrow 31 | Portishead | Third 73 | Panda Bear |...
by sonofsamiam
Fri May 29, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 30993

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

Almost forgot, here are songs: 1 | Curtis Mayfield | Right on for the Darkness 2 | Stevie Wonder | Living for the City 3 | Judee Sill | The Kiss 4 | Donny Hathaway | I Love the Lord (He Heard My Cry), pts. 1 & 2 5 | John Cale | Paris 1919 6 | Can | Bel Air 7 | Rahsaan Roland Kirk | Saxophone Concert...
by sonofsamiam
Wed May 20, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

...and the rest... 1001 | Devo | Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! 1002 | Elliott Carter [BBC Symphony Orchestra / London Sinfonietta / Oliver Knussen / Michael Collins] | Symphonia: sum fluxae pretium spei; Clarinet Concerto 1003 | Michael Jackson | Off the Wall 1004 | The Go! Team | Thunder, Ligh...
by sonofsamiam
Wed May 20, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

OK, I decided to tear the band-aid off and just get this done. A few caveats... 1. I included classical albums, but only for compositions from the 20th century until now. Trying to weave in earlier classical just became too hard from a comparative perspective, but modern classical personally felt al...
by sonofsamiam
Sun May 17, 2020 4:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 23
Views: 7361

Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 3

On Melancholy Hill to break the tie
by sonofsamiam
Fri May 08, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

The Three EP's, Planet Rock, and Innovator are all on AM, so they should definitely be in. Great call, and I made the mistake of going straight to RYM for their classifications rather than checking AM first. D'oh. That said, I think I'm answering my own questions now. I'm pretty sure that Singles G...
by sonofsamiam
Fri May 08, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

Those albums mentioned above can be considered eligible. Great! I may as well list out everything I was wondering about, for posterity and a final Holden ruling. Please weigh in and I'll include/exclude as appropriate (and hopefully everyone else will follow). Contemporaneous collections of otherwi...
by sonofsamiam
Fri May 08, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

Awesome list, Jirin! Blackstar is my #2 Bowie now (to Low), though based less on your reason than on a combination of consistency and excellent songs. Ziggy is my #3.
by sonofsamiam
Fri May 08, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109852

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

Has Hymie ever made an all-time list? One time I got curious and tried to find his but couldn't find one anywhere lol. If I recall, Hymie isn't an albums listener. He mostly sticks to individual songs. His #1 album, from the 2014 Top 500 Albums of All Time Poll, is Hank Williams - Moanin' the Blues...
by sonofsamiam
Thu May 07, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 30993

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

ALBUMS 1 | Stevie Wonder | Innervisions 2 | Herbie Hancock | Sextant 3 | Can | Future Days 4 | John Cale | Paris 1919 5 | Rahsaan Roland Kirk | Prepare Thyself to Deal With a Miracle 6 | Cortijo & His Time Machine | Y Su Maquina Del Tiempo 7 | Secos & Molhados | Secos & Molhados 8 | Brian Eno | Here...
by sonofsamiam
Mon May 04, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 2
Replies: 29
Views: 9599

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 2

Klaus Schulze | Ludwig II. von Bayern Hiromi | Time Control, or Controlled by Time Jain | Come Regina Spektor | All The Rowboats Dropkick Murphys | I'm Shipping Up to Boston Ludus | The Escape Artist The Brothers Johnson | Get the Funk Out Ma Face Talk Talk | Tomorrow Started Giants of Jazz Play Bra...
by sonofsamiam
Mon May 04, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 25
Views: 7844

Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 2

Albums Beach House - Teen Dream Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti - Before Today Gorillaz - Plastic Beach Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid GO JANELLE Songs Jaga Jazzist - Toccata Actress - Maze Sleigh Bells - Infinity Guitars Beach House - 10 Mile Stereo LCD Soundsystem - Home pass Gorillaz - Empire Ant...
by sonofsamiam
Mon May 04, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!
Replies: 37
Views: 14632

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!

Albums 1 | OK Computer 2 | Kid A 3 | In Rainbows 4 | Amnesiac 5 | The Bends Songs 1 | Pyramid Song 2 | The National Anthem 3 | Paranoid Android 4 | Lucky 5 | Street Spirit (Fade Out) 6 | Reckoner 7 | Burn the Witch 8 | Everything in Its Right Place 9 | Fake Plastic Trees 10 | Let Down 11 | Airbag 12...
by sonofsamiam
Wed Apr 15, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

Excellent taste dear Sonofsamiam ! :-) My favourite discovering from you since I'm on Acclaimed Music is David Axelrod (Songs of Experience is fabulous). I see Gainsbourg/I see Vannier/I see Melody Nelson... so, can I recommand some tracks from OST I really like by this fabulous team (and most of t...
by sonofsamiam
Wed Apr 15, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

This is very cool. Makes me wish I had heard so many albums. Not really a question, but something I noticed: the only Lou Reed album is Berlin. No arguing with that one, but for some reason I suspected that Lou Reed in general would be more your taste, so only one album is a surprise. This is a rea...
by sonofsamiam
Wed Apr 15, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

WOW. When is the book coming out? That’s what I also want to know. :happy-partydance: Thanks for the nice words ... and the book is a dream. If I only I had the time to write enough to do it justice. That said, Henrik -- if I were to do this and get it published, would the list be eligible for incl...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

There you have it, happy to discuss/argue about any of these. :music-listening:
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 Albums Survivor Game
Replies: 130
Views: 19554

Re: Top 100 Albums Survivor Game

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by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

T-Z *T2 | It'll All Work Out in Boomland Rachid Taha | Diwân ***Toru Takemitsu | From Me Flows What You Call Time; Twill by Twilight; Requiem [Pacific Symphony Orchestra/Carl St. Clair; Nexus] **Toru Takemitsu | Spirit Garden: Orchestral Works [東京都交響楽団 [Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra] / 若杉弘 ...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

O-S *Oasis | (What's the Story) Morning Glory? Oasis | Definitely Maybe *Frank Ocean | channel ORANGE *Frank Ocean | Blonde **Sinéad O'Connor | I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got Sinéad O'Connor | The Lion and the Cobra Mary Margaret O'Hara | Miss America *The O'Jays | Ship Ahoy *The O'Jays | Back St...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

I-N *Ibibio Sound Machine | Ibibio Sound Machine Ice Cube | The Predator IDLES | Joy as an Act of Resistance *The Impressions | The Young Mods' Forgotten Story The Impressions | This Is My Country Indigo Girls | Indigo Girls Infidel? / Castro! | Bioentropic Damage Fractal **Iron Maiden | The Number...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

D-H **Daft Punk | Discovery *Daft Punk | Random Access Memories *Daft Punk | Homework *Pan Daijing | Lack *The Damned | Machine Gun Etiquette **D'Angelo and The Vanguard | Black Messiah D'Angelo | Voodoo Daughters | You Won't Get What You Want Sarah Davachi | All My Circles Run ***Anthony Davis | V...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

Just remembered to mention I am not yet including 2020 albums, but there is of course room to add. Here are artists A-C Aaliyah | Aaliyah *ABBA | The Visitors ABBA | Arrival *ABC | The Lexicon of Love Hans Abrahamsen | Let Me Tell You [Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Andris Nelsons / ...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 6503

sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

Hi all! As I was thinking through the daunting task of doing an all-time albums list (and truly doing it justice this year), I was perusing back through my lists, updating, and segmenting into groups by how much I love them. As such, I found that they are falling into tiers, and it reminded me of th...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 220282

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

My top 500 songs of the decade. I have had a blast making this, uncovering new gems and rediscovering my appreciation for old ones in a process that started around this time last year. This decade is massively deep and I could have spent three more months going down this rabbit hole, but it's time ...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 185
Views: 165280

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

A rough ranking: 1. Gina Schwarz | Pannonica 2. Gard Nilssen's Supersonic Orchestra | If You Listen Carefully the Music Is Yours 3. Jennifer Curtis & Tyshawn Sorey | Invisible Ritual 4. Dmitrij Golovanov & Jan Maksimowicz | Beyond 5. Jasper Hoiby | Planet B 6. Stabscotch | 7 Is a Cycle 7. Carla Ble...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll
Replies: 83
Views: 22332

Re: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll

SONGS 1 | Genesis | Supper's Ready 2 | Curtis Mayfield | Freddie's Dead 3 | Nick Drake | Things Behind the Sun 4 | Archie Shepp | Attica Blues 5 | Faust | It's a Rainy Day, Sunshine Girl 6 | Stevie Wonder | Superstition 7 | Jean-Claude Vannier | L'enfant au royaume des mouches 8 | Charles Mingus | T...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll
Replies: 83
Views: 22332

Re: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll

ALBUMS 1 | Curtis Mayfield | Superfly 2 | Milton Nascimento & Lô Borges | Clube da Esquina 3 | Ornette Coleman | Skies of America 4 | Nick Drake | Pink Moon 5 | Charles Mingus | Let My Children Hear Music 6 | The Rolling Stones | Exile on Main St. 7 | Archie Shepp | Attica Blues 8 | Roxy Music | Rox...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 31260

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

Here are the wild card standings through two months. ... Nick Drake | Bryter Layter | 1970 | 9.21621621621622 You've got this listed as a wild card from 1970, but it also made the 1971 list, clearly getting votes in the wrong year. I think Moonbeam amended votes this way and combined, maybe it coul...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 31260

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

Top 200 songs. Again, best year ever. 1 | The Beach Boys | Surf's Up 2 | Funkadelic | Maggot Brain 3 | Lou Christie | Paint America Love 4 | Pink Floyd | Echoes 5 | Chico Buarque | Construção 6 | Serge Gainsbourg | Cargo Culte 7 | Joni Mitchell | River 8 | Gil Scott-Heron | Home Is Where the Hatred ...