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by madzong
Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 23
Views: 385

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

GROUP LAMBDA 1. Jack Drag | We Could've Been Big 3. Sleeper Agent | That's My Baby 4. Tom Milsom | Cable Rat King 8=. Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain) GROUP MU 2. The Front Lawn | Andy 5. Marijata | I Walk Alone 6. Mørland and Debrah Scarlett | A Monster Like Me 8=. Chaweewan Dumnern |...
by madzong
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 42
Replies: 7
Views: 117

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 42

Th' Dudes - Be Mine Tonight
by madzong
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 42
Replies: 7
Views: 117

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 42

Safetycat wrote:
StevieFan13 wrote:Dragon - Rain


Seconded!!!


Thirded!
by madzong
Sat Mar 09, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 3625

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

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64. B.F.O.D.A.A.S. - Mall Grab: 7/10
65. Crazy, Crazy, Crazy - The "5" Royales: 2/10
66. Six Teens - Sweet: 8/10
67. Flobots - Handlebars: 6/10
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 3625

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

The Replacements – Hold My Life: 5 The Replacements are one of those bands I really want to try more of, but this song isn't the most inviting to really give it a go. Just nothing special to my ears. The Replacements are one of my top 100 bands. Have a listen to these: https://www.youtube.com/watch...
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 3625

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Sweet - Six Teens: 8/10
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 3625

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

66. Sweet – The Six Teens I didn't know this band, let alone the song, and I liked it. A rather nice mix of Bowie and Queen. 7/10 That's surprising, they had several big hits, and predated Queen by a few years. They had hits like Ballroom Blitz (which has been covered a lot) and Fox On The Run (whi...
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 3625

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

66. Sweet – The Six Teens I didn't know this band, let alone the song, and I liked it. A rather nice mix of Bowie and Queen. 7/10 That's surprising, they had several big hits, and predated Queen by a few years. They had hits like Ballroom Blitz (which has been covered a lot) and Fox On The Run (whi...
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 136
Views: 3625

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Mall Grab – B.F.O.D.A.A.S.: 7/10
by madzong
Thu Mar 07, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 38
Views: 1095

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5

GROUP IOTA 3. Thrice | Image of the Invisible 6. Game Theory | Like a Girl Jesus 7. Youssou N’Dour | Leaving (Dem) 8. Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta GROUP KAPPA 1. AURORA | Running with the Wolves 2. Bon Jovi | Only Lonely 4. Fishmans | Walking in the Rhythm 5. Nightpool Neon | Perfume From Now On Wow - I f...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll
Replies: 21
Views: 929

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll

And don't forget these other two New Zealand classics from 1981:

Split Enz - History Never Repeats



The Swingers - Counting The Beat

by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll
Replies: 21
Views: 929

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll

Two of my favourite songs from 1981 are from a New Zealand band named Blam Blam Blam. The first song is "Don't Fight It Marsha, It's Bigger Than The Both Of Us" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eYKU-ClgHnc And the other song is "There is No Depression in New Zealand" https://www....
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'
Replies: 2
Views: 397

Re: Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'

StevieFan13 wrote:


You might like this album Stevie
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 3443

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Albums: 1. Split Enz - Waiata 2. X - Wild Gift 3. The Rolling Stones - Tattoo You 4. Journey - Escape 5. Mission Of Burma - Calls, Signals And Marches EP 6. Human League - Dare! 7. Duran Duran - Duran Duran 8. Pretenders - Pretenders II 9. The Psychedelic Furs - Talk Talk Talk 10. Echo And The Bunny...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 4:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 3443

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Songs: 1. Split Enz - History Never Repeats 2. Queen & David Bowie - Under Pressure 3. The Cure - Charlotte Sometimes 4. The Swingers - Counting The Beat 5. Human League - Don't You Want Me 6. Mission Of Burma - That's When I Reach For My Revolver 7. Joan Jett And The Blackhearts - I Love Rock A...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'
Replies: 2
Views: 397

Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'

https://m.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZqsyBiYZFQ2_M3JhVN5zBV_YuECvI-qa I love 'Dreampop' and I stumbled across this band as recommended for me on YouTube. On closer examination, I found out it was a NZ band that had been in the run for NZ album of the year back in 2017 (it was nominated but didn't ...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 2:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 21191

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Best new discoveries:

Rooney & The Heavy
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?

Substance (Joy Division) tracklist 6 | She's Lost Control - from Unknown Pleasures Hi Pierre, I'm pretty sure the version on Substance is not the same as the 'album' version. In my opinion the Substance version is better and more robotic sounding. Substance is a great album btw :) Yes, it appears y...
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 13380

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Hi Moonbeam, Can I add these songs in this order to my original list? I wasn't sure where I got up to with numbering as some of the songs in my original list were from 1979 David Bowie - Fashion Talking Heads - Born Under Punches The Jam - Going Underground The Jam - Start Pretenders - Talk Of The T...
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 21191

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#31. Girls In Hawaii - Catwalk 5/10 #32. Jenny Lewis - Acid Tongue 3/10 #33. Riot - You Burn For Me 6/20 #34. Fergie - Glamorous - 2/10 #35. Avenged Sevenfold - Fiction 3/10 #36. Labi Siffre - Something Inside (So Strong) 3/10 #37. Queen - All Dead, All Dead 7/10 #38. Los Saicos - Demolicion 6/10 #3...
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 33
Views: 1633

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4

GROUP ETA
Chris Bell | You and Your Sister
Eurythmics | Julia
Latin Rascals | Arabian Nights
Andrés Calamaro | El cantante

GROUP THETA
Donovan | Get Thy Bearings
Nadine Shah | Fool
T Power v MK Ultra | Mutant Jazz
Café Tacvba | Ojalá que llueva café
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?

Pierre wrote:
Substance (Joy Division) tracklist

6 | She's Lost Control - from Unknown Pleasures


Hi Pierre, I'm pretty sure the version on Substance is not the same as the 'album' version. In my opinion the Substance version is better and more robotic sounding. Substance is a great album btw :)
by madzong
Wed Feb 27, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 103
Views: 3705

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs

Hymie wrote:Live In Phoenix - carlos74 - jamieW - Miguel -

You guys are in.


Did you get mine in as well?
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.04
Replies: 7
Views: 1339

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.04

Bene - 'Soaked'
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 103
Views: 3705

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs

1. Sympathy For The Devil 2. Jumping Jack Flash 3. Miss You 4. Tumbling Dice 5. Anyone Seen My Baby? 6. Laugh, I Nearly Died 7. You Got Me Rocking 8. Little T & A 9. Honky Tonk Woman 10. Brown Sugar 11. Wild Horses 12. She's A Rainbow 13. Start Me Up 14. Paint It, Black 15. 2000 Light Years From...
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 41
Replies: 12
Views: 1319

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 41

Elton John - Tiny Dancer
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 21191

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#31. Girls In Hawaii - Catwalk 5/10 #32. Jenny Lewis - Acid Tongue 3/10 #33. #34. #35. Avenged Sevenfold - Fiction 3/10 #36. #37. #38. #39. KT Tunstall - Suddenly I See 4/10 Catchy, upbeat pop - but I just don't 'see' it - suddenly or otherwise. #40. #41. #42. #43. #44. #45. #46. Guns N' Roses - Pro...
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 41
Replies: 12
Views: 1319

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 41

StevieFan13 wrote:M.I.A. - Paper Planes


Seconded!
by madzong
Mon Feb 25, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?
Replies: 21
Views: 2107

Re: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?

https://cdn.pastemagazine.com/www/system/images/photo_albums/best-album-covers-of-2010/large/photo_8628_0-4.jpg?1384968217 Devo - Something For Everyone https://cdn.pastemagazine.com/www/system/images/photo_albums/best-album-covers-of-2010/large/photo_8628_0-6.jpg?1384968217 MGMT - Congratulations
by madzong
Sat Feb 23, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 40
Replies: 14
Views: 2680

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 40

DaveC wrote:The Sugarcubes - Birthday


Seconded
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 40
Views: 2690

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

I looked at the bracket and Crowded House - Crowded House and Lorde - Heroine is missing in the above list of alphabetical albums
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 2993

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

Hi Bang Jan, This is my revised ranking: GROUP EPSILON Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix) Joydrop | Beautiful Alanis Morissette | The Couch Aldous Harding | Elation GROUP ZETA Little River Band | It's A Long Way There Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue The Cookies | I Never Dreamed Aa...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 21191

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#31. Girls In Hawaii - Catwalk 5/10 #32. Jenny Lewis - Acid Tongue 3/10 #39. KT Tunstall - Suddenly I See 4/10 Catchy, upbeat pop - but I just don't 'see' it - suddenly or otherwise. #46. Guns N' Roses - Prostitute 6/10 Never listened to any song off Chinese Democracy all the way through. Not as bad...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 2993

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP EPSILON Aldous Harding | Elation Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix) Joydrop | Beautiful Alanis Morissette | The Couch GROUP ZETA The Cookies | I Never Dreamed Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue Aaliyah | Miss You Little River Band | It's A Long Way There Sorry Bang Jan, I made ...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)
Replies: 20
Views: 4182

Re: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)

Now that there are just 2 Monkees left, a new hybrid band has been formed, the Beatkees. Paul - Bass Mike - Guitar Mickey - Vocals Ringo - drums Haha! That would be awesome to see! They could also be the Monkles. Hey, hey we're the 'Monkles' Paul would never agree to being the Monkles. I'm sure Rin...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)
Replies: 20
Views: 4182

Re: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)

Hymie wrote:
Live in Phoenix wrote:Peter Tork, The Monkees, 77


Now that there are just 2 Monkees left, a new hybrid band has been formed, the Beatkees.

Paul - Bass
Mike - Guitar
Mickey - Vocals
Ringo - drums


Haha! That would be awesome to see! They could also be the Monkles.

Hey, hey we're the 'Monkles'
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03
Replies: 10
Views: 2554

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03

The_Claw wrote:Foals - Exits


Seconded
by madzong
Thu Feb 21, 2019 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 21191

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#48. Nick Drake - Saturday Sun 7/10

I'm not really a fan of 'folk music' and Nick Drake's stuff generally but I didn't mind this track.

#49. Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream 9/10
#50. Britney Spears - Everytime 2/10
by madzong
Thu Feb 21, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 21191

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#50. Britney Spears - Everytime 2/10
by madzong
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 2993

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP EPSILON
Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix)
Joydrop | Beautiful
Alanis Morissette | The Couch
Aldous Harding | Elation

GROUP ZETA
Little River Band | It's A Long Way There
Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed
Aaliyah | Miss You
by madzong
Wed Feb 20, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 21191

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#49. Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream 9/10
by madzong
Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 22
Views: 4688

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!

Brad wrote:Quick update - I realize madzong sent me two entirely different lists and is listed twice above. Unless I hear otherwise from him I will use the second one he sent.

27 total submissions!


I have sent you a PM
by madzong
Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 22
Views: 4688

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!

Brad wrote:Quick update - I realize madzong sent me two entirely different lists and is listed twice above. Unless I hear otherwise from him I will use the second one he sent.

27 total submissions!


Sorry - yes the first list is the correct one.
by madzong
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll
Replies: 23
Views: 3497

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll

1980 had a great song released in New Zealand: Tears, by The Crocodiles. I have no idea how well it would go over for new listeners but it was a pretty big hit here back in the day. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oh01Rv6Z-28 Agreed - this is a great song and also kicked off Henny Morris's career.
by madzong
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll
Replies: 23
Views: 3497

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll

Albums:

Split Enz - True Colours
Toy Love - Toy Love

Songs:

Split Enz - I Got You
Split Enz - I Hope I Never
Split Enz - Poor Boy
Th' Dudes - Bliss
Crocodiles - Tears
by madzong
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 13380

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Albums: 1. Split Enz - True Colours 2. Joy Division - Closer 3. David Bowie - Scary Monsters And Super Creeps 4. AC/DC - Back In Black 5. The Jam - Sound Effects 6. The Ramones - End Of The Century 7. Judas Priest - British Steel 8. Magazine - Correct Use Of Soap 9. Toy Love - Toy Love 10. Th' Dudes...
by madzong
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 13380

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Songs: 1. Split Enz - I Got You 2. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart Again 3. David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes 4. AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long 5. The Jam - That's Entertainment 6. Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime 7. The Ramones - Do You Remember Rock And Roll Radio 8. Bruce Springsteen- Hu...
by madzong
Sat Feb 16, 2019 3:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 36
Views: 3571

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2

spiritualized wrote:GROUP GAMMA
Iggy Pop | Little Know It All
The Heavy | Short Change Hero
Stevie Wonder | Do I Do
LaVern Baker | Saved


I'm glad someone else really likes this song! :D
by madzong
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 40
Replies: 14
Views: 2680

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 40

StevieFan13 wrote:
Akhenaten wrote:Simon & Garfunkel - The Boxer

Seconded

Thirded!
by madzong
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Soundalike For....
Replies: 36
Views: 3244

Re: The Best Soundalike For....

Best sound alike for Bruce Springsteen:


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