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by DaveC
Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2
Replies: 10
Views: 110

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
by DaveC
Tue Jul 17, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals
Replies: 16
Views: 183

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Portishead (Roads)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down)
Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)
by DaveC
Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: DJ Shadow's Endtroducing..... (1996)
Replies: 14
Views: 2270

Re: Rank the Tracks: DJ Shadow's Endtroducing..... (1996)

02 | Building Steam with a Grain of Salt 07 | Stem/Long Stem / Transmission 2 11 | Midnight in a Perfect World 04 | Changeling / Transmission 1 13 | What Does Your Soul Look Like (Part 1 – Blue Sky Revisit) / Transmission 3 09 | Organ Donor 03 | The Number Song 12 | Napalm Brain/Scatter Brain 08 | M...
by DaveC
Sat Jul 14, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll
Replies: 31
Views: 679

Re: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll

Albums 1 | Radiohead | The Bends 2 | Pulp | Different Class 3 | Oasis | (What's the Story) Morning Glory 4 | Björk | Post 5 | Low | Long Division 6 | Sonic Youth | Washing Machine 7 | PJ Harvey | To Bring You My Love 8 | Tindersticks | Tindersticks (II) 9 | Elliott Smith | Elliott Smith 10 | Leftfie...
by DaveC
Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 400
Views: 18186

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

457 | The Duckworth Lewis Method | Meeting Mr Miandad Hmm I wonder if Javed Miandad ever played with the Duckworth Lewis Method, I think he might have, but I'm not sure. :P Played music, I don't think so, played cricket, who knows ??? Have a look at the video it's very funny. A great song, very Bea...
by DaveC
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1
Replies: 26
Views: 390

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1

Just saw your post Rob. Checked with RYM and "Permission to Land" is 3.24. I haven't checked the others but your top 3 look spot on to me.
by DaveC
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1
Replies: 26
Views: 390

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1

This year we had 4 albums outside the limits (less than 3.00 and higher than 4.00) while last year we had 8. 3 albums have a ranking higher than 4 and 1 album lower than 3. Anyone want to have a guess? Some clues: a) Two albums with high ratings are not filed under Rock style. b) Last year we had a...
by DaveC
Thu Jul 12, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round of 16
Replies: 18
Views: 291

Re: AM World Cup - Round of 16

Automatic for the People (Nightswimming) vs. Funeral (Neighboorhood #3 (Power Out)) Parallel Lines (Hanging on the Telephone) vs. Another Green World (Everything Merges With the Night) The Idler Wheel... (Anything We Want) vs. Stankonia (Xplosion) Purple Rain (I Would Die 4 U) vs. Abbey Road (Golden...
by DaveC
Wed Jul 11, 2018 2:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1
Replies: 26
Views: 390

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1

1. Johnny Cash - American III: Solitary Man
2. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit
3. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth
4. M. Ward - Hold Time
by DaveC
Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 385

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

Aw, just at the finish line one of my albums doesn't make it to the next round. Oh well, my other six are still in. Sorry to see Lady lamb miss the cut. According to my count, I have all seven of my nominations in round 2. I've enjoyed your reviews Rob and agreed with most and understood those few ...
by DaveC
Tue Jul 10, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 1315

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

Well played France
by DaveC
Tue Jul 10, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 1315

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

prosecutorgodot wrote:I need to borrow DaveC's crystal ball for the stock market.


It doesn't work so well there :cry:
by DaveC
Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 1315

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

Well I'm 11 from 12 so I can't stop now, but I feel that these games are hard to pick so my prediction success rate is at risk. Belgium beat France Sorry Nicolas. It will be close. My hope is that neither Eden Hazard's diving skills nor Kylian Mbappé's extremely low pain threshold and miraculous pow...
by DaveC
Mon Jul 09, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 18
Replies: 15
Views: 260

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 18

Brian Eno - Golden Hours
by DaveC
Sat Jul 07, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 400
Views: 18186

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

nicolas wrote:457 | The Duckworth Lewis Method | Meeting Mr Miandad


Hmm I wonder if Javed Miandad ever played with the Duckworth Lewis Method, I think he might have, but I'm not sure.
by DaveC
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 3
Replies: 18
Views: 315

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 3

The Queen is Dead (Cemetry Gates) vs. Automatic for the People (Drive) = UPSET Elephant (I Want To Be The Boy To Warm Your Mother's Heart) vs. Parallel Lines (Pretty Baby) Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (Da Mystery of Chessboxin') vs. The Idler Wheel... (Werewolf) Body Talk (Time Machine) vs. Anoth...
by DaveC
Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 1315

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

Quarterfinal predictions I feel less confident about these than the round of 16.. France beat Uruguay Will Cavani be fully fit? Will he play even if he's not? France look too strong to me. Belgium beat Brazil Half the folks who pick a winner here will be right. I just like the attitude and all round...
by DaveC
Wed Jul 04, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll
Replies: 31
Views: 679

Re: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll

Songs 1 | Pulp | Common People 2 | Radiohead | Street Spirit (Fade Out) 3 | Björk | Hyper-Ballad 4 | Oasis | Don't Look Back in Anger 5 | Cesaria Evora | Petit Pays 6 | Pulp | Disco 2000 7 | Anouar Brahem | Nouvelle vague 8 | Radiohead | Lucky 9 | Oasis | Champagne Supernova 10 | Sonic Youth | The D...
by DaveC
Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 385

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

1. Muse - Origin of Symmetry
2. Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful
3. Damien Rice - My Favorite Faded Fantasy
4. Lady Lamb - After
by DaveC
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll
Replies: 31
Views: 679

Re: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll

Unless anyone objects, I will combine votes for "Born Slippy" and "Born Slippy .NUXX"
by DaveC
Mon Jul 02, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 3368

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

ALBUMS results. 1994 gets it’s quota of albums through to the decade poll, probably plus an extra. Green Day and Weezer have performed much better than last time in both Album and Song polls. Hole are the biggest loser. 30 voters voted for 123 different albums. Automatic qualifiers for the decade po...
by DaveC
Sat Jun 30, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 3368

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

Cut-off and Results in about 28 Hours.
by DaveC
Sat Jun 30, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll
Replies: 31
Views: 679

Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll

[imgsize 450x250:2d3hfoy8]https://www.1035bobfm.com/sites/g/files/exi591/f/article-images-featured/2110021-40521.jpg All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on August 1st. Please format your list like this if poss...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 2
Replies: 17
Views: 394

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 2

The Queen is Dead (The Boy With the Thorn in His Side) vs. Elephant (Black Math) Parallel Lines (Fade Away and Radiate) vs. Automatic for the People (The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite) Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nuthing ta Fuck Wit) vs. Another Green World (Sky Saw) Body Talk (L...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 29, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 1315

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

Round of 16 predictions France beat Argentina Uruguay beat Portugal Brazil beat Mexico Belgium beat Japan Spain beat Russia Croatia beat Denmark Sweden beat Switzerland England beat Colombia The quarterfinals will be hard to pick. Brazil v Belgium will surely be the highlight with only France lookin...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15
Replies: 17
Views: 370

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15

1. Billy Joel - The Stranger
2. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
3. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista
4. The Durutti Column - LC
by DaveC
Sat Jun 23, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 400
Views: 18186

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Rank | Artist | Song | Year | AM ranking 1 | Fleetwood Mac | I've Got A Mind To Give Up Living/ All Over Again (live) | 1970 | Not ranked 2 | Sigur Rós | Untitled 8 (Popplagið) | 2002 | Bubbling 3 | Gerry and The Pacemakers | You'll Never Walk Alone | 1963 | 4629 4 | Patsy Cline | Crazy | 1961 | 226...
by DaveC
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 3368

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

Rob wrote:
Brad wrote:Albums later...


Could you please stop keeping us in unbearable suspense and reveal whether Slanted and Enchanted is in it or not?


I am quite confident that Brad won't include Slanted and Enchanted in his 1994 albums list!
by DaveC
Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1
Replies: 26
Views: 1195

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1

Using Nassim's nomenclature The Queen is Dead (Frankly, Mr Shankly) vs. Parallel Lines (Picture This) = UPSET Elephant (There's No Home For You Here) vs. Automatic for the People (FInd the River) Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (Can It All Be So Simple) vs. Body Talk (Fembot) Another Green World (Be...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.14
Replies: 19
Views: 987

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.14

1. The Black Keys - Brothers
2. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact
3. Fred Pallem - Le sacre du tympan (Le retour)
4. New Radicals - Maybe You've Been Brainwashed Too
by DaveC
Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.21
Replies: 13
Views: 1207

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.21

Gang Gang Dance - Lotus
Lilly Allen - Apples
by DaveC
Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 1315

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

I would bet on Portugal not doing well Resisted the temptation to comment at half-time. Spain have looked the better side, so comeback unsurprising. There are always over and under performers at the World Cup. I would go for Serbia to go far. Hard to pick a flop out of Germany, Spain, Brazil, Belgi...
by DaveC
Wed Jun 13, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 16
Replies: 8
Views: 1366

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 16

Exuma - Dambala
by DaveC
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13
Replies: 20
Views: 1158

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13

1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde
2. 2 Many DJ's - As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2
3. Melody's Echo Chamber - Melody's Echo Chamber
4. Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain
by DaveC
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.21
Replies: 13
Views: 1207

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.21

The track on the playlist is most definitely not Thee Oh-Sees - Overthrown
by DaveC
Sat Jun 09, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 3368

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

Albums 1 | Portishead | Dummy 2 | Jeff Buckley | Grace 3 | Low | I Could Live in Hope 4 | Nirvana | MTV Unplugged in New York 5 | The Cranberries | No Need To Argue 6 | Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | Let Love In 7 | Manic Street Preachers | The Holy Bible 8 | The Divine Comedy | Promenade 9 | Lisa ...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 3368

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

jade.palooka wrote:Weak year, easy top20 for me:



I'm all for a bit of contrarianism, but with 2x4s, 3x5s, and 2x6s for the year, I guess you don't mean it! :-?
by DaveC
Wed Jun 06, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 15
Replies: 11
Views: 1265

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 15

Clint Mansell - Death Is The Road To Awe
by DaveC
Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 1776

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12

1. The Fall - This Nation's Saving Grace
2. The Original Soundtrack - O Brother, Where Art Thou?
3. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
4. Boredoms - 77 Boadrum
by DaveC
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links
Replies: 6
Views: 1424

Re: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links

1994 ALBUMS qualifying directly for the decade poll:- 1 | Portishead | Dummy 2 | Jeff Buckley | Grace 3 | Green Day | Dookie 4 | Weezer | Weezer ["The Blue Album"] 5 | Nas | Illmatic 6 | Nirvana | MTV Unplugged in New York 7 | Soundgarden | Superunknown 8 | Blur | Parklife 9 | Pavement | ...
by DaveC
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 4370

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Hard to know where the wildcard cut-off will be, but at present 1993 looks to have 5 albums and 2 songs making the cut. It will be interesting to see if the great depth of 1994 will lead to fewer wildcard places due to more diluted voting or if more folks will post lists. ALBUMS results. 31 voters v...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 01, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 3368

Re: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

Songs 1 | The Cranberries | Zombie 2 | Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds | Red Right Hand 3 | Portishead | Sour Times 4 | Low | Lullaby 5 | The Cranberries | Ode to My Family 6 | Portishead | Roads 7 | Oasis | Live Forever 8 | Youssou N'Dour | 7 Seconds 9 | Portishead | Glory Box 10 | Low | Down 11 | Jeff...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 4370

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Albums: 12 | Mercury Rev | Boces 13 | Morphine | Cure for Pain 13 | The Flaming Lips | Transmissions From the Satellite Heart 14 | Swervedriver | Mezcal Head 15 | Smashing Pumpkins | Siamese Dream I guess 12 | Mercury Rev | Boces 13 | Morphine | Cure for Pain 14 | The Flaming Lips | Transmissions F...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 4370

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Songs 8 | R.E.M. | Everybody Hurts 9 | Blind Melon | No Rain Everybody Hurts already qualified for the decade poll from the 1992 poll. So I will not count it here. No Rain was also 1992, but only received 40 points, so no chance on Wildcard count-back, so I suggest replacing it with a 1993 track.
by DaveC
Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll
Replies: 65
Views: 3368

Songs and Albums of 1994 Poll

[imgsize 450x250:mp2epqke]https://wondersinthedark.files.wordpress.com/2013/06/1994.jpg All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on July 1st. Please format your list like this if possible: Rank | Artist | Album/Son...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.19
Replies: 9
Views: 1123

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.19

Protomartyr feat. Kelley Deal - Wheel of Fortune
Bombino - Oulhin (My Heart Burns)
by DaveC
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 14
Replies: 9
Views: 1035

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 14

Celebrating Sheena Ringo's full discography on Spotify

Sheena Ringo - Crime and Punishment (罪と罰 Tsumi to Batsu) 7th track on Shōso Strip
by DaveC
Thu May 31, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 4370

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

I'll be compiling the results in about 48 hours. Then it is on to the rather loaded year of 1994.
by DaveC
Tue May 29, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11
Replies: 24
Views: 1650

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11

1. Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid
2. Beach House - Depression Cherry
3. The Residents - Not Available
4. Sweet Trip - Velocity: Design: Comfort

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