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by Brad
Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 23
Views: 380

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

I have a CD copy of Tokyo Jihen that I'd be happy to send out to anyone who needs to hear it, preferably to someone in the U.S.. I got my copy a couple of days ago and have downloaded it so would be fine passing it on. Unfortunately, I don't think I could get it to anyone in time for this round, but...
by Brad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll
Replies: 63
Views: 2247

Re: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll

Favorite Songs of 1982: 1. R.E.M. | Gardening At Night (AT #1) 2. R.E.M. | Carnival of Sorts (Box Cars) (AT #10) 3. R.E.M. | Wolves, Lower (AT #17) 4. Elvis Costello & the Attractions | Beyond Belief (AT #18) 5. Elvis Costello & the Attractions | You Little Fool (AT #26) 6. The Clean | Getti...
by Brad
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 23
Views: 380

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

Anyone want to break the tie from last week?
by Brad
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 44
Replies: 15
Views: 401

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 44

At the expense of The Jam unfortunately...
by Brad
Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 23
Views: 380

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

Welcome to the round 1.4 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 ! Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = April 23rd at 10am EST. Here's a link to...
by Brad
Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 34
Views: 709

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

25 total voters this week (loving the participation): acroamor andyd1010 Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion hectorthebat Honorio jamiew Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong Nassim PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain rumpdoll Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 Sweepstakes Ron Winners:...
by Brad
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 34
Views: 709

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

Bit of a delay - I'll get results up shortly!
by Brad
Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 34
Views: 709

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

2 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue Apr 16, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 112
Views: 2805

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

98. John Mayer – Love On the Weekend: 3
99. Raul Seixas – Tente Outra Vez: 5.5
100. The Deathray Davies – The Fall Fashions: 7.25
101. Chromeo – I’m Not Contagious: 3
102. Talking Heads – Radio Head: 6
103. Katerine - Papa: 6
104. Golden Earring – In My House: 7
by Brad
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 34
Views: 709

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

My picks: 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) Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 44
Replies: 15
Views: 401

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 44

2nd nom if it fits:
Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Sleep
by Brad
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 1379

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

Wow, I was expecting a sure win for Grimes, but not a complete shutout! Where were all the AnCo fans this week? Yeah, that was a bit of a stunner. The nominator was "starchman46" - haven't seen that name around since. Either way, I think several of us (I include myself) are pretty big fan...
by Brad
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 34
Views: 709

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

Welcome to the round 1.3 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 ! Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = April 16th at 10am EST. Here's a link to...
by Brad
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 1379

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

19 total voters this week: Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamieW Jirin Listyguy madzong Nassim PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob rumpdoll spiritualized StevieFan13 Sweepstakes Ron Winners: 1. Grimes - Art Angels over Animal Collective - Sung Tongs 18-0 2. Elton John - Captain...
by Brad
Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 1379

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

12 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 44
Replies: 15
Views: 401

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 44

Akhenaten wrote:Television - Marquee Moon
Akhenaten for the win.
by Brad
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 112
Views: 2805

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

92. Fiona Apple - Limp 8
93. The Harptones - Life Is But A Dream 7
94. Bruce Springsteen - Take 'Em As They Come 7
95. Nirvana - Dive 7
96. Son House - Death Letter Blues 7
97. Branford Marsalis – Berta, Berta 7.25
by Brad
Mon Apr 08, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 1379

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

My picks: 1. Animal Collective - Sung Tongs vs. Grimes - Art Angels 2. Janet Jackson - janet vs. Elton John - Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy 3. Ravi Shankar - Shankar Family and Friends vs. My Morning Jacket - Evil Urges 4. The Mutton Birds - Salty vs. Section 25 - From the Hip Thanks!
by Brad
Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 44
Replies: 15
Views: 401

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 44

The Clash - Straight To Hell
by Brad
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 227
Views: 18672

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

87. Two Doors Cinema Club – What You Know 7
88. Ray Charles – (The Night Time) is the Right Time 8.5 (#3370 on my all-time list)
89. Aphex Twin - On 5

Favorite Song of the Month (that wasn't mine):
Ray Charles – (The Night Time) is the Right Time
by Brad
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 112
Views: 2805

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

90. Woody Guthrie – I Ain’t Got No Home In This World Anymore 6
91. Judas Priest - United 6
by Brad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 2606

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

Thanks Nassim - Deep Listening wins it! 11-10
by Brad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 1379

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:I thought match 3 this week was Shankar and MMJ?
That's what it says!
j/k - thanks Sweeps, corrected!
by Brad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 1379

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

Welcome to the round 1.2 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 ! Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = April 9th at 10am EST. Here's a link to ...
by Brad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 2606

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

OK Friends! We had a very encouraging 24 total voters this week, and one match currently in a tie. Here are the voters: acroamor Akhenaten andyd1010 Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamiew Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain rumpdoll Safet...
by Brad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 2606

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

Less than 2 hours left to get your votes in!
by Brad
Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 16147

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Favorite Albums of 1981: 1. The Gun Club | Fire Of Love 2. Minor Threat | Minor Threat [EP] 3. Echo And The Bunnymen | Heaven Up Here 4. Minor Threat | In My Eyes [EP] 5. Elvis Costello & the Attractions | Trust 6. The Replacements | Sorry Ma, Forgot To Take Out The Trash 7. Black Flag | Damaged...
by Brad
Fri Mar 29, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 2606

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

My picks: 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 4. Pet Shop Boys - Concrete vs. Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster & Panaiotis - Deep Listening Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Mar 27, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 43
Replies: 10
Views: 1614

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 43

Led Zeppelin - The Rover
by Brad
Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 227
Views: 18672

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

81. The Smiths – Sheila Take a Bow: 7.5
82. Lucinda Williams – Metal Firecracker: 7
83. B.B. King – I Can’t Lose: 5
84. Giorgio Moroder – (Theme from) Midnight Express: 6

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Mar 26, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 2606

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

Rob wrote:So it begins... And all my non-AM related music listening ends.
(insert thumbs-up emoticon here)
by Brad
Tue Mar 26, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 2606

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

Might as well get this rolling with this... Welcome to the round 1.1 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 , where we take a journey through 128 "moderately acclaimed" (and perhaps somewhat less acclaimed) albums over the next several months. It all starts here! Vote for your favorite album ...
by Brad
Sat Mar 23, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

I get "This track is not available in your country". yep me too (I assumed DaveC was in the US). Any plan B links anyone? I didn't realise that this would be a problem. I can't find the full album anywhere other than Spotify, so maybe you will need to replace it Brad. No worries - I'll bu...
by Brad
Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 227
Views: 18672

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

70. Iron Maiden – Paschendale 6.5 71. Inglebirds - Intro 3 72. Os Paralamas Do Sucesso – Lanterna dos Afogados 4 73. Archie Shepp - Hipnosis 7.5 74. James Brown & His Furious Flames – Tell Me What I Did Wrong 6 75. Les Rita Mitsouko, featuring Sparks – Singing in the Shower 6 76. Lee “Scratch” P...
by Brad
Fri Mar 22, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

Jirin wrote:I get "This track is not available in your country".
yep me too (I assumed DaveC was in the US). Any plan B links anyone?
by Brad
Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

Crisis averted! Thanks Bang Jan!
by Brad
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

I'm having difficulty finding Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku on spotify or youtube.
Can someone else check? - not sure if it's a translation issue or not.

I see it's available at a good price used on Amazon - if we have no other links available, I'll go that route.

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Mar 20, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 185
Views: 18931

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

I believe I may echo the sentiments of several of us in suggesting this discussion be moved to another thread (or forum). This has become tiresome.
by Brad
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 42
Replies: 7
Views: 1183

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 42

Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

There’s a few versions of Jesus Blood on Spotify, one with several tracks two of which feature Waits. Is that incorrect? We'll go with this one: https://open.spotify.com/album/7CQhsmcbG1PAEfr7fYfDjg?si=jHb7fA6cTmKfA17WAlDwwQ Kino is this one: https://open.spotify.com/album/69ZJ5dzcZJdcgcs8hBLgtu?si...
by Brad
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 227
Views: 18672

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

69. Circle Jerks – Red Tape Year: 1980 Album: Group Sex Biggest Fan: Brad (#509) The grand finale of my favorite album of the hardcore era, Group Sex (incidentally, named one of the 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die ), featuring SoCal-Punk icons Keith Morris, fresh off his stint as singer fo...
by Brad
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 227
Views: 18672

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

59. The Fixx – Red Skies - 6.5 60. Belle and Sebastian – The Act of the Apostle (I) - 7.5 61. Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry – When It’s Love Time - 7 62. Albin de La Simone – Le grand amour - 7 63. The Replacements – Hold My Life - 7.25 64. Mall Grab – B.F.O.D.A.A.S. - 3 65. The “5” Royales – Cra...
by Brad
Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

I think I found it... does this work? https://mio.to/album/Pandit+Ravi+Shankar/Shankar+Family+and+Friends It's working for me - Thanks Sweeps! I knew somebody would find it! Now, just confirming - are we all cool with using the Bryars/Waits collaboration for the "Jesus' Blood..." entry? I...
by Brad
Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

OK, I may be swapping out Shankar Family & Friends with another of luney6's nominations. I'll give it a couple more days to see if anyone can help out, but it appears the links he previously had access to for the album are gone or no longer working. We've been im-ing each other and, though disap...
by Brad
Sat Mar 09, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 16147

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

3. Husker Du | Data Control (AT #259) 13. The Stick Men | Mystery Party (AT #789) These one seem to be from 1982. Do you have a source that verifies they are from 1981? Nope- you're right. Both pre-dated 1982 and were recorded in 1981 (Data Control '82 release was live from August '81), but looks l...
by Brad
Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 16147

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Favorite Songs of 1981: 1. The Gun Club | She's Like Heroin To Me (AT #101) 2. The Gun Club | Sex Beat (AT #223) 3. Husker Du | Data Control (AT #259) 4. R.E.M. | Sitting Still (AT #311) 5. The Gun Club | For The Love Of Ivy (AT #439) 6. Saccharine Trust | A Human Certainty (AT #463) 7. R.E.M. | Rad...
by Brad
Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 227
Views: 18672

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Rob wrote:Thank God, another Zombeels cut. I was afraid he was being forgotten:

Just curious - Is everyone included in this? Or is it just a select group?
by Brad
Fri Mar 08, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 8890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

Buckingham Nicks def on youtube; I used Goa and Salty links provided (appreciate that guys) - they worked for me. Shankar Family & Friends I cannot find, not even to purchase on disc (only expensive vinyl). luney6 is the nominator - I will reach out to see if he can provide a link somehow; other...
by Brad
Wed Mar 06, 2019 2:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 275
Views: 47320

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

55. Minnie Riperton – Inside My Love - 5
56. Janet Jackson - If - 4
57. Alain Bashung - Madame rêve - 7.25
58. My Chemical Romance – Famous Last Words - 5.5

Favorite Song of February - Joan Baez - Silver Dagger

Thanks!

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