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by Brad
Tue Jun 25, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 77
Views: 3237

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

Favorite Songs of 1984: 1. R.E.M. | Pretty Persuasion (AT #9) 2. R.E.M. | Little America (AT #24) 3. The Verlaines | Joed Out (AT #37) 4. Cocteau Twins | Ivo (AT #49) 5. The Verlaines | Pyromaniac (AT #85) 6. R.E.M. | Voice Of Harold (AT #116) 7. The Chills | Pink Frost (AT #156) 8. Husker Du | Turn...
by Brad
Tue Jun 25, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.14
Replies: 7
Views: 60

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.14

Welcome to the round 1.14 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 = July 2nd at 10am EST. Here's a link to ...
by Brad
Tue Jun 25, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13
Replies: 21
Views: 403

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13

19 total voters this week: Akhenaten Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion hectorthebat Honorio jamieW Jirin Listyguy madzong PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat StevieFan13 Winners: 1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodile s over Jackson Browne - Running on Empty 11-8 2. Pink Fl...
by Brad
Tue Jun 25, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13
Replies: 21
Views: 403

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13

About 12 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue Jun 25, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 3588

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

169. Van Halen – And the Cradle Will Rock 7.5 170. Ace – How Long 6.5 Better than Toto 171. Papas Fritas – Way You Walk 7.5 I think I saw these cats back in the early 90's opening for somebody 172. fun. – Sight of the Sun 3 173. Wynonie Harris – Git to Gittin’ Baby 6 174. Burial – Ghost Hardware 8 #...
by Brad
Mon Jun 24, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13
Replies: 21
Views: 403

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13

My picks: 1. Jackson Browne - Running on Empty vs. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles 2. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Clap Your Hands Say Yeah vs. Pink Floyd - Animals 3. Anne Clark - Changing Places vs. Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever 4. Alabama 3 - Exile On Coldharbour Lane vs. Neil Diamo...
by Brad
Tue Jun 18, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13
Replies: 21
Views: 403

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.13

Welcome to the round 1.13 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 = June 25th at 10am EST. Here's a link to...
by Brad
Tue Jun 18, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12
Replies: 29
Views: 622

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12

21 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion hectorthebat Honorio jamieW Jirin Kingoftonga madzong Nassim PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain rumpdoll Safetycat spiritualized Winners: 1. Wire - Chairs Missing over Gene Clark - No Other 11-10 2. The The - So...
by Brad
Tue Jun 18, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 3588

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

R.E.M. – Little America: 6 Like a lot of R.E.M. I find it hard to get what it is about and this is no exception, but it is a good listen. Could be a grower. I get that - basically it's about travelling the U.S.A. in a van as a band, touring constantly (with the requisite oblique historical/politica...
by Brad
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 3588

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

168. R.E.M. – Little America 10 Easy one - a consistent favorite of mine. I've completely re-vamped my song ranking from last year and this moved down precisely one spot (to #24). Little America is a great live song - a consistent set-closer for the band during the Preconstruction/Reconstruction tou...
by Brad
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12
Replies: 29
Views: 622

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12

less than 13 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 3588

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

163. Faith No More – Digging the Grave 4
164. The Notorious B.I.G. – Suicidal Thoughts 3
165. The Fall – Impression of J. Temperence 7.5
166. AC/DC – Who Made Who 5
167. Slick Rick – Hey Young World 5

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12
Replies: 29
Views: 622

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12

My picks: 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 3. Chelsea Wolfe - Abyss vs. The Soundtrack of Our Lives - Welcome to the Infant Freebase 4. Sky - Sky 2 vs. Bee Gees - B...
by Brad
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 51
Replies: 10
Views: 242

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 51

The Ronettes - Be My Baby
by Brad
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 3588

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

154. Pata Negra – Camarón 5 155. Fleet Foxes – Kept Woman 7 156. David Axelrod – Holy Thursday 7.25 157. Justin Hayward – One Again 5 158. Zeus – The Sound of You 7 159. Shudder to Think – Hot One 7.25 160. Tampa Red – She’s Dynamite 6 161. Jack Scott – Baby She’s Gone 6 162. Prince – The Human Body...
by Brad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 51
Replies: 10
Views: 242

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 51

13th Floor Elevators - You're Gonna Miss Me
by Brad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 963

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

spiritualized wrote:Lou Reed !
Thank you spiritualized (I mean that). Lou Reed takes it!
by Brad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12
Replies: 29
Views: 622

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.12

Welcome to the round 1.12 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 = June 18th at 10am EST. Here's a link to...
by Brad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 963

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

19 total voters this week: andy1010 Bang Jan Brad DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamieW Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong Nassim PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 Winners: 1. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever over Elvis Costello - Get Happy!! 10-9 2. Lou Reed - Street Hassle ove...
by Brad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 963

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

Gonna keep this up for another hour - keep voting (we currently have a tie)
by Brad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 963

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

about 2 hours left to vote - slight delay today though (business meeting aargh)
by Brad
Sun Jun 09, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 50
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 50

Yes - Roundabout
by Brad
Fri Jun 07, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 963

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

My picks: 1. Elvis Costello - Get Happy!! vs. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever 2. Lou Reed - Street Hassle vs. Lorde - Pure Heroine 3. Charly Bliss - Guppy vs. The Sound - From the Lions Mouth 4. Jesca Hoop - Hunting My Dress vs. Clint Boon Experience - The Compact Guide To Pop Music and Space Travel very ...
by Brad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 49
Replies: 10
Views: 1387

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 49

Loretta Lynn - Portland, Oregon
by Brad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11
Replies: 33
Views: 963

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.11

Welcome to the round 1.11 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 = June 11th at 10am EST. Here's a link to...
by Brad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10
Replies: 26
Views: 2421

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10

19 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamieW Jirin Listyguy madzong PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 Winners: 1. Joni Mitchell - Hejira over Simon and Garfunkel - Sounds of Silence 10-9 2. Serge Gainsbou...
by Brad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 3588

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

151. Pere Ubu – On the Surface 7.5
152. Big Maybelle – One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show 6.5
153. The Spaniels – Baby It’s You 6
by Brad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 190
Views: 30771

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

147. Deerhunter - Octet 7.25
148. Elvis Costello – Hand In Hand 9.5
"Don't you know I got the bully boys out
Changing someone's facial design"

classic!

149. Beulah – Gene Autry 7.5
150. Leroy Smart – Ballistic Affair 6.75
by Brad
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10
Replies: 26
Views: 2421

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10

1. Joni Mitchell - Hejira vs. Simon and Garfunkel - Sounds of Silence 2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. vs. George Michael - Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 3. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge vs. 4 Non Blondes - Bigger, Better, Faster, More! 4. Kimio Eto - Koto Music vs. Kid Cudi - Man on th...
by Brad
Sat Jun 01, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 49
Replies: 10
Views: 1387

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 49

New York Dolls - Personality Crisis
by Brad
Tue May 28, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 21069

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

Favorite Albums of 1983: 1. R.E.M. | Murmur 2. Echo And The Bunnymen | Porcupine 3. Bad Brains | Rock For Light 4. Rain Parade | Emergency Third Rail Power Trip 5. Billy Bragg | Life's A Riot With Spy Vs. Spy [EP] 6. The Replacements | Hootenanny 7. Minor Threat | Out Of Step [EP] 8. Talking Heads |...
by Brad
Tue May 28, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10
Replies: 26
Views: 2421

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.10

Welcome to the round 1.10 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 = June 4th at 10am EST. Here's a link to ...
by Brad
Tue May 28, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 28
Views: 6216

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

18 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamieW Jirin Nassim PlasticRam prosecutergodot Rdwdbob Rob rumpdoll Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 1. Bob Dylan - Desire over Killer Mike - R.A.P. Music 11-6 2. Au Pairs - Playing With a Different Sex over...
by Brad
Tue May 28, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 28
Views: 6216

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

2 - 1/4 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue May 28, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 190
Views: 30771

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

140. Vampire Weekend – I Think Ur A Contra 6 141. Fugain et le Big Bazar – Une Belle Histoire 6 142. The Magic Numbers – A Start With No Ending 7.25 143. Noriyuki Iwadare – Godot – The Fragrance of Dark Coffee [Jazz remix] 7.75 144. “Weird Al” Yankovich – Hardware Store 5 145. The Verlaines – Slow S...
by Brad
Mon May 27, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 28
Views: 6216

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

At least from an "AM Forum vs. AM" standpoint... #39 for the year per AM; we voted it #20 a couple months back. I realize that's not really the point, but shows forumers are generally both familiar and receptive in regards to PWADS. And often that familiarity makes a difference in this typ...
by Brad
Mon May 27, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 28
Views: 6216

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

spiritualized wrote:It's a real shame Global Communication is getting slaughtered. What an album ! It was on my list of "must listen to", but it took this game to finally make me do it. Fabulous ambient, but so much more than that.
Agree - excellent album, real tough match-up against a forum fave. Nice nom!
by Brad
Mon May 27, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 48
Replies: 11
Views: 4405

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 48

Deadline tomorrow - need more votes/nominations!
by Brad
Mon May 27, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 48
Replies: 11
Views: 4405

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 48

Elvis Costello & The Attractions - Radio Radio
by Brad
Fri May 24, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 28
Views: 6216

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

My picks:
1. Bob Dylan - Desire vs. Killer Mike - R.A.P. Music
2. Global Communication - 76:14 vs. Au Pairs - Playing With a Different Sex
3. Beyoncé - 4 vs. Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods
4. Billy Joel - Piano Man vs. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed May 22, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 48
Replies: 11
Views: 4405

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 48

The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset
by Brad
Tue May 21, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 28
Views: 6216

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

Welcome to the round 1.9 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 = May 28th at 10am EST. Here's a link to t...
by Brad
Tue May 21, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8
Replies: 28
Views: 6834

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8

(Only) 17 total voters this week: Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamieW Jirin Listyguy madzong PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Safetycat sonofsamiam spiritualized Winners: 1. The Smiths - Meat is Murder over Jerry Lee Lewis - Live at the Star Club, Hamburg 10-6 2. The Millen...
by Brad
Tue May 21, 2019 2:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 47
Replies: 12
Views: 4860

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 47

CupOfDreams wrote:
Brad wrote:7 votes for U2 + 2 votes for CAN = me mad


I am the second vote for CAN. I'm also bummed that Big Star won't likely survive this round.
COD - agree completely. I fear our breed is dwindling...
by Brad
Tue May 21, 2019 12:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8
Replies: 28
Views: 6834

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8

13 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue May 21, 2019 12:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 190
Views: 30771

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

134. Annette Peacock – Love’s Out to Lunch 6
135. Childbirth – Siri, Open Tinder 4
136. Stone Sour – Say You’ll Haunt Me 3
137. Héctor Lavoe – El Cantante 7.25
138. Laurent Garnier – The Man With the Red Face 7.25
139. Liza Minnelli – The Travelin’ Life 5

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon May 20, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 47
Replies: 12
Views: 4860

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 47

7 votes for U2 + 2 votes for CAN = me mad
by Brad
Mon May 20, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8
Replies: 28
Views: 6834

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8

My Picks: 1. Jerry Lee Lewis - Live at the Star Club, Hamburg vs. The Smiths - Meat is Murder 2. Sting - ...Nothing Like the Sun vs. The Millennium - Begin 3. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela vs. Prince - "Love Symbol Album" 4. Popcaan - Where We Come From vs. Benjamin Britten - War Requiem [...
by Brad
Fri May 17, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 47
Replies: 12
Views: 4860

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 47

Wire - Fragile
by Brad
Wed May 15, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8
Replies: 28
Views: 6834

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8

Honorio wrote:pictures of the ladies
:-D

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