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by DaveC
Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals
Replies: 32
Views: 1451

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals

My favourite 'new to me' full albums 1. Durutti Column - LC 2. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II) 3. The Jayhawks - Tomorrow The Green Grass 4. Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful 5. The Residents - Not Available 6. Gogol Bordello - Gypsy Punks: Underdog World Strike 7. The Origi...
by DaveC
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Grand Final
Replies: 16
Views: 214

Re: 6001/6096: Grand Final

6080 | Ofra Haza | Im nin'alu
6012 | Peter Gabriel | Red Rain
6076 | LCD Soundsystem | American Dream
6007 | Chris Isaak | Blue Hotel
6011 | Bob Dylan | You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
6022 | Simple Minds | Someone Somewhere In Summertime
by DaveC
Wed Nov 07, 2018 4:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals
Replies: 32
Views: 1451

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals

Thanks again Brad. Lots of excellent nominations.
by DaveC
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.36
Replies: 15
Views: 995

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.36

BABYMETAL - Starlight
Tiny Ruins - How Much
by DaveC
Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll
Replies: 28
Views: 1420

Re: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll

Albums 1 | Sigur Rós | Agætis Byrjun 2 | The Flaming Lips | The Soft Bulletin 3 | The White Stripes | The White Stripes 4 | Fishmans | 98.12.28 男達の別れ (98.12.28 Otokotachi no Wakare) 5 | Boredoms | Vision Creation Newsun 6 | Songs: Ohia | Axxess & Ace 7 | Madrugada | Industrial Silence 8 | Labrad...
by DaveC
Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll
Replies: 28
Views: 1420

Re: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll

Gillingham wrote:2. Songs: Ohia - The Lionness


That is a year 2000 release. 'Axxess & Ace' was released in 1999 and is also a very fine album, if not quite as good.
by DaveC
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 3
Replies: 14
Views: 874

Re: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 3

5 | Little Anthony and The Imperials | Hurt So Bad 6 | Simple Minds | Someone Somewhere In Summertime 7 | Al Green | Look What You Done for Me 8 | M.A.N.D.Y. vs. Booka Shade | Body Language 9 | Spandau Ballet | Chant No. 1 (I Don't Need This Pressure On) 1 | David Bowie | All the Young Dudes 2 | Bjö...
by DaveC
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 5796

Re: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

ALBUMS results. 1998 Gets it’s full quota of 15 albums qualifying for the decade poll. 29 voters voted for 115 different albums. Automatic qualifiers for the decade poll:- Rank | Points | # Voters | Rank in last 1998 poll (2012) | AM 1998 Rank | Artist | Album 1 | 604 | 21 | 2 | 3 | Neutral Milk Hot...
by DaveC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll
Replies: 28
Views: 1420

Songs and Albums of 1999 Poll

http://www.hotshotwhizkids.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/occultop19991.png All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on December 1st. Please format your list like this if possible: Rank | Artist | Album/Song If yo...
by DaveC
Tue Oct 30, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals
Replies: 32
Views: 1451

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - The Finals

Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by DaveC
Mon Oct 29, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 5796

Re: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

phil wrote:If The Three EPs doesn’t count please boost everything by one.


I have been tallying votes for The Three E.P.s. It is borderline, but including it is very different from including more traditional compilations, and excluding it seems mean spirited.
by DaveC
Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 30
Replies: 11
Views: 849

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 30

Suede - Trash
by DaveC
Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 2
Replies: 17
Views: 1065

Re: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 2

1 | The Chills | Heavenly Pop Hit 3 | Peter Gabriel | Red Rain 4 | The Jarmels | A Little Bit of Soap 8 | Killer Mike | Reagan 10 | The Rolling Stones | Torn and Frayed 2 | Ofra Haza | Im nin'alu 5 | Bob Dylan | Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts 6 | Frankie Valli | Grease 7 | Tame Impala | Solit...
by DaveC
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Semi-Finals!
Replies: 21
Views: 1207

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Semi-Finals!

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
2. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by DaveC
Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 1
Replies: 15
Views: 1325

Re: 6001/6096: Semi-finals, Week 1

4 | Sonic Youth | Silver Rocket 5 | Fuck Buttons | Olympians 6 | Bob Dylan | You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go 9 | Franz Ferdinand | Michael 10 | Metallica | Creeping Death 1 | Lou Christie | Lightnin' Strikes 2 | The Saints | Know Your Product 3 | LCD Soundsystem | American Dream 7 | Paul R...
by DaveC
Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Quarter-Finals!
Replies: 17
Views: 1905

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Quarter-Finals!

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
2. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by DaveC
Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 5796

Re: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

Chris K. wrote:13. Godspeed You Black Emperor! - F#A#Infinity


Already qualified for the decade poll as a 1997 album.
by DaveC
Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 12
Replies: 14
Views: 3151

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 12

Excellent group of songs and Steve Perry 3 | Yeah Yeah Yeahs | Cheated Hearts (#881 AT) 4 | Gerry and The Pacemakers | How Do You Do It? 5 | Shanice | I Love Your Smile 7 | Tame Impala | Solitude Is Bliss 1 | The Chills | Heavenly Pop Hit (#396 AT) 2 | Ofra Haza | Im nin'alu (#876 AT) 6 | Robbie Wil...
by DaveC
Tue Oct 09, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.2
Replies: 15
Views: 3224

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.2

1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde
2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis
3. Camel - Mirage
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by DaveC
Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 385
Views: 39419

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

15 times biggest fan [1814] New Order | Crystal 115 [1758] Arcade Fire | No Cars Go 144 [1694] Madredeus | O Pastor 118 [1644] Remo Giazotto | Adagio in G minor, "Albinoni's Adagio" 36 [1642] Sonic Youth | Kool Thing 153 [1522] Genesis | Firth of Fifth 15 [1508] Elvis Costello | Shipbuildi...
by DaveC
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 28
Replies: 9
Views: 2319

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 28

Flotation Toy Warning - Popstar researching oblivion
by DaveC
Mon Oct 08, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33
Replies: 13
Views: 2624

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33

Keeping Venice Bitch in reserve for the moment so that we don't get a Lana overload. So something completely different

Sheena Ringo, Kohji Miyamoto - 獣ゆく細道
by DaveC
Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33
Replies: 13
Views: 2624

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.33

Kingoftonga wrote:Oliver Coates - Charlev

Rob wrote:Has there been a Kadhja Bonet song here yet? I want to nominate her Delphine.


If I remember correctly, I nominated both of these in the past couple of months, neither survived for long.

Anyway second both for repechage.
by DaveC
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 5796

Re: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

Albums 1 | Massive Attack | Mezzanine 2 | Placebo | Without You I'm Nothing 3 | Neutral Milk Hotel | In the Aeroplane Over the Sea 4 | Manic Street Preachers | This Is My Truth Tell Me Yours 5 | PJ Harvey | Is This Desire? 6 | Elliott Smith | XO 7 | Pulp | This Is Hardcore 8 | Boredoms | Super AE 9 ...
by DaveC
Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 14
Views: 2678

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 11

1 | Björk & Thom Yorke | I've Seen It All 4 | Tobias Jesso Jr. | Without You 7 | Rush | Closer to the Heart 8 | Migos feat. Drake | Versace (Remix) 2 | Bentley Rhythm Ace | Bentley's Gonna Sort You Out 3 | The Lemonheads | Into Your Arms 5 | Al Green | Look What You Done for Me 6 | Suzi Quatro |...
by DaveC
Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.1
Replies: 17
Views: 2747

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 4.1

1. Cyndi Lauper - She's so Unusual
2. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues
3. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine
4. Aimee Mann - Music from the Motion Picture Magnolia

Unfortunate draw as One Beat is my second favourite of the eight.
by DaveC
Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 6899

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

ALBUMS results. 4 albums made the wildcard cut, but no Time Out of Mind. 34 voters voted for 125 different albums. Automatic qualifiers for the decade poll:- Rank | Points | # Voters | Rank in last 1997 poll (2012) | AM 1997 Rank | Artist | Album 1 | 1143 | 32 | 1 | 1 | Radiohead | OK Computer 2 | 5...
by DaveC
Mon Oct 01, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 6899

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Close-off and results in about 36 hours. Keep those votes coming if you want 1997 to be well represented in the decade poll.
by DaveC
Mon Oct 01, 2018 5:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links
Replies: 10
Views: 4512

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

1998 ALBUMS qualifying directly for the decade poll:- 1 | Neutral Milk Hotel | In the Aeroplane Over the Sea 2 | Air | Moon Safari 3 | Massive Attack | Mezzanine 4 | Elliott Smith | XO 5 | Mercury Rev | Deserter's Songs 6 | Ms. Lauryn Hill | The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 7 | OutKast | Aquemini 8 ...
by DaveC
Mon Oct 01, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 5796

Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll

https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5006e65bc4aabfac583610d2/t/5aa7581c71c10b9167ff0da2/1520916511213/reunion.gif All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on November 1st. Please format your list like this if p...
by DaveC
Fri Sep 28, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 14
Views: 1982

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 10

2 | Peter Gabriel | Red Rain 3 | Janet Jackson | No Sleeep 5 | Journey | Any Way You Want It 6 | Lyres | Help You Ann 1 | Alain Souchon | Foule sentimentale 4 | Paul Revere & The Raiders | Indian Reservation (The Lament of the Cherokee Reservation Indian) 7 | Tavares | It Only Takes a Minute 8 |...
by DaveC
Tue Sep 25, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.4
Replies: 25
Views: 2685

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.4

1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde
2. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
3. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista
4. Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain
by DaveC
Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.32
Replies: 9
Views: 883

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.32

Only 9 voting options this time. I thought it was always 10.
by DaveC
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Official thread about all non-english language music
Replies: 4
Views: 1776

Re: Official thread about all non-english language music

New band tricot (originating from Kyoto, Japan) keeps popping up in my feed, and every single thing I click on is great. They're kind of math-rocky. I haven't yet checked out a full-length project, but just try out anything by them. The song I enjoyed earlier this year by them is "Potage"...
by DaveC
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 17
Views: 1848

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 9

2 | The Saints | Know Your Product
6 | Bright Eyes | We Are Nowhere and It's Now
7 | Mary J. Blige | My Life
8 | Green Day | Minority

1 | Bob Dylan | Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts
3 | Public Enemy | Can't Truss It
4 | Ashford and Simpson | Solid
5 | Supergrass | Going Out
by DaveC
Fri Sep 21, 2018 5:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 26
Replies: 11
Views: 865

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 26

Gare Du Nord - Pablo's Blues
by DaveC
Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3
Replies: 21
Views: 1473

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.3

Tough choices here, including a case of voting against my nomination

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
2. Beach House - Depression Cherry
3. Camel - Mirage
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by DaveC
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results
Replies: 385
Views: 39419

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition: Results

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

[1904] György Ligeti | Requiem
[152.05 pts / 2 votes]
AM rank: unranked
Fans: sonofsamiam (3)


The songs without words are so much more fun.
by DaveC
Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 507
Views: 49383

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:The results will be ready any day now, but there's still one thing I need to clear up...

Is it "The Smashing Pumpkins" or just "Smashing Pumpkins"?


On their Facebook page they are The Smashing Pumpkins
by DaveC
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 8
Replies: 14
Views: 1214

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 8

4 | M.A.N.D.Y. vs. Booka Shade | Body Language 5 | Aqualung | Strange and Beautiful 6 | Panic! At the Disco | I Write Sins Not Tragedies 8 | Laurent Garnier | Crispy Bacon 1 | Jo Stafford | You Belong to Me 2 | Bob Dylan | You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go 3 | Section 25 | Looking from a Hil...
by DaveC
Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 25
Replies: 12
Views: 1091

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 25

Joanna Newsom - Does not Suffice
by DaveC
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.2
Replies: 21
Views: 1418

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.2

1. My Morning Jacket - Z
2. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues
3. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine
4. Mari Boine - Idjagieđas: In the Hand of the Night
by DaveC
Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 17
Views: 1557

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 7

1 | Bob Dylan | Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window? 4 | Jam & Spoon | Stella 5 | The Rolling Stones | Torn and Frayed 6 | Denise LaSalle | Trapped By a Thing Called Love 2 | The Jarmels | A Little Bit of Soap 3| Ash | Burn Baby Burn 7 | Papa Roach | Last Resort 8 | Queen | Who Wants to Live Fo...
by DaveC
Wed Sep 05, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 6899

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Live in Phoenix wrote:Fake post is fake


I've just been ignoring him/her/it.
by DaveC
Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 6899

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

BleuPanda wrote:Songs:
1 | Spiritualized | Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space...


Pleased to see you back BleuPanda
by DaveC
Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.1
Replies: 26
Views: 1930

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 3.1

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater-Kinney - One Beat
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
by DaveC
Tue Sep 04, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 6899

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Albums 1 | Radiohead | OK Computer 2 | Elliott Smith | Either/Or 3 | Björk | Homogenic 4 | Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | The Boatman's Call 5 | Portishead | Portishead 6 | Fishmans | 宇宙 日本 世田谷 (Uchū Nippon Setagaya) 7 | Labradford | Mi Media Naranja 8 | Ween | The Mollusk 9 | Lhasa | La llorona 10...
by DaveC
Tue Sep 04, 2018 2:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 6899

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

For some reason in my program has F#A# Infinity listed as 1998. So does allmusic.com. Went to Wikipedia and it has vinyl version released in 1997 and CD version in 1998, but everyone is probably listening to longer CD version. How do we want to consider this? I expect folks to vote for it as a 1997...
by DaveC
Tue Sep 04, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 6899

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Dan wrote: 9 | Björk | All Is Full of Love (Single Version)


Tricky this. I also much prefer the single version, but as far as I know it wasn't released until 1999, so I was going to vote for it then.

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