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by DaveC
Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Four submissions received so far.

Comments will be published as part of the roll-out so do include them if you are inclined.
by DaveC
Thu Dec 14, 2017 1:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 8
Views: 119

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 4

9997 | Jenny Hval | Female Vampire 9916 | Chris Montez | Let's Dance 9909 | Stevie Wonder | Overjoyed 9828 | O.C. Smith | Little Green Apples 9959 | The Main Ingredient | Everybody Plays the Fool 9871 | Creedence Clearwater Revival | Ramble Tamble 9954 | Years & Years | King 9866 | Prince & ...
by DaveC
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 16
Views: 247

Re: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 3

Steve Roach - Structures from the Silence
The Style Council - Café Bleu
Sade - Diamond Life
Pass
by DaveC
Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 24
Views: 395

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 4

Edith Piaf - Milord
Miles Davis - All Blues
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information
Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms
Michel Fugain - Une Belle Histoire
Passion Pit - Take a Walk
Angel Olsen - White Fire
Pixies - Alec Eiffel
by DaveC
Sun Dec 10, 2017 9:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 16
Views: 247

Re: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 3

Songs
Bronski Beat - Smalltown Boy
George Michael - Careless Whisper
The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
The Special A.K.A. - Free Nelson Mandela
The Smiths - Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want
Tears for Fears - Shout
The Chills - Pink Frost
Sade - Smooth Operator
by DaveC
Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 14
Views: 262

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 3

9958 | Stevie Wonder | Heaven Help Us All 9955 | Nick Drake | Time of No Reply 9867 | Alphaville | Forever Young 9870 | Suuns | 2020 9950 | Bobby Womack | Please Forgive My Heart 9875 | Jimmy Soul | If You Wanna Be Happy 9963 | Black Box Recorder | The Facts of Life 9862 | Alexander Robotnick | Prob...
by DaveC
Wed Dec 06, 2017 6:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your 2017 Wrapped
Replies: 22
Views: 505

Re: Your 2017 Wrapped

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I had to temporarily make Google Chrome my default browser.
by DaveC
Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 682

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3

Caribou - Melody Day
Wolf Parade - I'll Believe in Anything
The Smiths - I Know It's Over
Big Star - Holocaust
Sinead O'Connor - Troy
Cerrone - Supernature
David Bowie - Wild is the Wind
Tim Buckley - Buzzin' Fly
by DaveC
Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:06 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Love's Forever Changes (1967)
Replies: 6
Views: 163

Re: Rank the Tracks: Love's Forever Changes (1967)

01 | Alone Again Or 03 | Andmoreagain 02 | A House Is Not a Motel 07 | Maybe the People Would Be the Times or Between Clark and Hilldale 04 | The Daily Planet 11 | You Set the Scene 05 | Old Man 06 | The Red Telephone 08 | Live and Let Live 09 | The Good Humor Man He Sees Everything Like This 10 | B...
by DaveC
Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 21
Views: 349

Re: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 2

Songs
David Bowie - Loving the Alien
The Style Council - My Ever Changing Moods
The Replacements - Unsatisfied
Cocteau Twins - Lorelei
Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now)
Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumors
John Lennon / Yoko Ono - Nobody Told Me
Bruce Springsteen - No Surrender
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

And whuntva breaks all records with a same day ballot!!
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Rob wrote:Does this work for you?:


It doesn't work for me Rob, but hopefully it will work for some.
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Wow, That's great thanks for the playlist Nassim.
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

These are the highest AM ranked albums from the 2000s that failed to make our top 150 for the decade poll:- AM 2000s rank | Artist | Album | Year | Rank in our year poll 59 | Broken Social Scene | You Forgot It in People | 2002 | 22 62 | Bloc Party | Silent Alarm | 2005 | 21 70 | The Postal Service ...
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

This is the formula being used:- 100*(1+30)/(position+30) If you rank all 150 albums/songs, this is how the point will break down. 1 = 100 points 2 = 96.88 points 3 = 93.94 points 4 = 91.18 points 5 = 88.57 points 6 = 86.11 points 7 = 83.78 points 8 = 81.58 points 9 = 79.49 points 10 = 77.5 points 1...
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 12
Views: 353

The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Decade poll time. You don't have to have participated in the year polls to vote in the decade poll. Put your rank (1, 2, 3, etc) into the “rank” column of the excel sheet (below). If you have not heard a song or album, please leave the rank cell blank. Songs/albums you don't rank will be given the s...
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2000s Polls: Rules, Results & Links
Replies: 13
Views: 1557

Re: AMF 2000s Polls: Rules, Results & Links

These are the fifty albums that qualify for the decade poll by receiving the most points but not qualifying automatically:- Deltron 3030 | Deltron 3030 | 2000 D'Angelo | Voodoo | 2000 Modest Mouse | The Moon and Antarctica | 2000 Elliott Smith | Figure 8 | 2000 Queens of the Stone Age | Rated R | 20...
by DaveC
Sat Dec 02, 2017 2:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

ALBUMS results. 32 voters voted for 197 different albums. Rank | Artist | Album | Points | # Voters 1 | The xx | xx | 526 | 20 2 | Animal Collective | Merriweather Post Pavilion | 450 | 17 3 | Fever Ray | Fever Ray | 310 | 14 4 | Grizzly Bear | Veckatimest | 275 | 14 5 | Fuck Buttons | Tarot Sport |...
by DaveC
Fri Dec 01, 2017 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

About 20 hours to go, it might be a bit longer as I'm a bit busy, but I'll try to get the decade poll rolling as soon as possible.

Still expecting a few lists - Nicolas, Phil, Toni ....
by DaveC
Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 20
Views: 453

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2

9895 | The Blue Nile | From a Late Night Train 9983 | Peter Tosh | Equal Rights 9842 | Tricky Woo | Fly the Orient 9930 | Canibus | Second Round K.O. 9886 | P!nk | Just Like a Pill 9851 | Tinie Tempah | Pass Out 9974 | Soul Asylum | Somebody to Shove 9939 | Kasabian | eez-eh 9985 | The Techniques | ...
by DaveC
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

I must admit, there was a small seed of doubt that you might actually be serious Rob. "Sometimes I Wish We Were an Eagle" did rank #10 for 2009 in our recent all-time poll. On the other hand it only ranked #23 last time we did a 2009 year poll. A couple of high placements can make all the ...
by DaveC
Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2
Replies: 43
Views: 1040

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2

Pass

Unknown Mortal Orchestra - So Good at Being in Trouble

Arctic Monkeys - 505

Elliot Smith - Memory Lane

Michael Jackson - Stranger in Moscow

Sleigh Bells - Crown on the Ground

Steely Dan - Aja

Grimes - California
by DaveC
Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:33 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)
Replies: 12
Views: 340

Re: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)

05 | Clocks
01 | Politik
04 | The Scientist
02 | In My Place
10 | A Rush of Blood to the Head
07 | Green Eyes
03 | God Put a Smile upon Your Face
06 | Daylight
08 | Warning Sign
11 | Amsterdam
09 | A Whisper
by DaveC
Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 18
Views: 408

Re: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 1

Albums Prince - Purple Rain The Replacements - Let It Be The Smiths - The Smiths Echo & the Bunnymen - Ocean Rain Songs The Style Council - You're the Best Thing Cocteau Twins - Aloysius Nik Kershaw - The Riddle Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version) Joe Jackson - Not Here, Not Now Eury...
by DaveC
Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 21
Views: 598

Re: 9825/1000: Round 1, Week 1

Gene | For the Dead Blumfeld | Verstärker Young Jeezy | Go Crazy Death | The Philosopher The White Stripes | I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself Eric Bogle | And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda Bruce Springsteen | One Step Up The Hollies | Look Through Any Window Holly Herndon | Chorus Justus ...
by DaveC
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 1411

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Neil Young - Cowgirl in the Sand vs. Heart - Barracuda Wham! - Careless Whisper vs. Quintette Hot Club de France - Nuages NEU! - Hallogallo vs. They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse in Your Soul The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin' in the Sand) vs. Brian Eno - Baby's On Fire Pulp - This is Ha...
by DaveC
Mon Nov 20, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's The Bends (1995)
Replies: 18
Views: 479

Re: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's The Bends (1995)

12 | Street Spirit (Fade Out)
04 | Fake Plastic Trees
07 | Just
03 | High and Dry
01 | Planet Telex
08 | My Iron Lung
02 | The Bends
09 | Bullet Proof..I Wish I Was
10 | Black Star
11 | Sulk
05 | Bones
06 | (Nice Dream)
by DaveC
Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 10.000 Songs: Bon Iver - Perth
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Re: 10.000 Songs: Bon Iver - Perth

I don’t know much about the city; is it a quiet and melancholy place? Ha Ha No. Indeed, Autumn as you know it doesn't happen in Perth. Autumn and winter are mild. I have family in Perth and usually when I'm there the sky is blue, when clouds come they come swiftly, dump their rain hard and go. I'm ...
by DaveC
Sun Nov 19, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 4024

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Barrington Levy – Here I Come (3001)
by DaveC
Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 4024

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Python Lee Jackson – In a Broken Dream (6715)
by DaveC
Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 4024

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Patti Smith – Piss Factory (2123)
by DaveC
Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.41
Replies: 7
Views: 337

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.41

Sharon van Etten - I Wish I Knew
Marlon Williams feat. Aldous Harding - Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore
by DaveC
Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Tom Waits' Rain Dogs (1985)
Replies: 9
Views: 347

Re: Rank the Tracks: Tom Waits' Rain Dogs (1985)

17 | Downtown Train 08 | Hang Down Your Head 03 | Cemetery Polka 02 | Clap Hands 10 | Rain Dogs 13 | Gun Street Girl 01 | Singapore 04 | Jockey Full of Bourbon 09 | Time 05 | Tango Till They're Sore 14 | Union Square 07 | Diamonds & Gold 06 | Big Black Mariah 18 | Bride of Rain Dog 11 | Midtown ...
by DaveC
Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 4024

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Genesis – Firth of Fifth (9680)
by DaveC
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Until December 31)
Replies: 40
Views: 1593

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Until December 31)

Albums: 1 | Björk | Medúlla (2004) 2 | Björk | Debut (1993) 3 | Björk | Homogenic (1997) 4 | Joanna Newsom | Have One On Me (2010) 5 | Mary Margaret O’Hara | Miss America (1988) 6 | Julia Holter | Have You in My Wilderness (2015) 7 | Austra | Feel It Break (2011) 8 | Janelle Monáe | The ArchAndroid ...
by DaveC
Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 4024

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Arctic Monkeys – 505 (bubbling)
by DaveC
Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4505

Re: It has happened! Really!!

1422. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II) 1423. Beirut - Gulag Orkestar 1424. Tocotronic - Digital Ist Besser 1425. Eurythmics - Touch 1426. Missy Elliott - Under Construction 1427. Living Colour - Vivid 1428. The Orb - U.F.Orb 1429. Steve Miller Band - Fly Like an Eagle 1430. The Beach Boys - Smiley S...
by DaveC
Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 4024

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Angel Olsen – White Fire (5846)
by DaveC
Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 185

Re: Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017

I like their #1 pick, I hadn't expected Aldous Harding to get this sort of recognition. Still it is ridiculous that the list includes albums that haven't been released yet.
by DaveC
Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 185

Re: Rough Trade - Albums Of The Year 2017

I like their #1 pick, I hadn't expected Aldous Harding to get this sort of recognition. Still it is ridiculous that the list includes albums that haven't been released yet.
by DaveC
Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?
Replies: 17
Views: 532

Re: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?

1. The Flaming Lips, St.Vincent, Built to Spill 2. Placebo, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Arcade Fire 3. Steely Dan, The Kinks, Tom Waits 4. Marissa Nadler, Fiona Apple, Lykke Li (That one is interesting as it seems to be gender rather than genre based [it includes Sleater-Kinney & Sleigh Bells]) 5. Ghostfac...
by DaveC
Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

rumpdoll wrote:Does Danger Mouse - Dark Night of the Soul count as 2009 or 2010?


I would say 2010. We do count digital pre-releases if they are for promotional purposes or are fully sanctioned/legal. This one was leaked illegally.
by DaveC
Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

Henry wrote:Albums

7 Beach House / Teen Dream


2010
by DaveC
Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

Live in Phoenix wrote:Thanks DaveC for running this.


Thanks Live-in-Phoenix.
by DaveC
Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

Pauler wrote:Albums:

01. Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca
02. The xx - xx
03. Maxwell - BLACKsummers'night


Hi Pauler
A couple more albums would make those count:

Rule 1:
Only lists with at least 5 songs/albums will be counted.
by DaveC
Sun Nov 05, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Innervisions (1973)
Replies: 21
Views: 629

Re: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Innervisions (1973)

02 | Visions
08 | Don't You Worry 'bout a Thing
03 | Living for the City
04 | Golden Lady
09 | He's Misstra Know-It-All
07 | All in Love Is Fair
05 | Higher Ground
01 | Too High
06 | Jesus Children of America
by DaveC
Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 617

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

Only 18 songs this week?
by DaveC
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Oct 30, 2017 - Album of the Week - Young Rascals - Groovin'
Replies: 21
Views: 646

Re: Oct 30, 2017 - Album of the Week - Young Rascals - Groovin'

I remember the single "Groovin'", but that wasn't/isn't to my taste. Fortunately, I like most of the album better and actually find it quite varied even though it does suffer when compared with the many great albums released in 1967. With "How can I be sure", I have the David Cas...
by DaveC
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 2480

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

whuntva wrote:This year was terrible, I will not mince words.

Nonetheless, I do have enough picks I can in full confidence vote for.

9) Florence + The Machine-Dog Days are Over


Well 2009 just got worse, because you voted for this one in our 2008 poll (along with 7 other folks).

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