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by DaveC
Wed Jul 08, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 116
Views: 2023

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Gillingham wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:08 am
If the song I'm thinking of is the same as the song you are referring to, it's probably the highest ranking songs with 3 votes. Although I do think it might have a couple of more votes.
That is good news.

Loving the rollout Schüttelbirne.
by DaveC
Tue Jul 07, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 116
Views: 2023

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Are Wasted Days (shout out to rumdpoll :character-beavisbutthead: ) and If It's Alive, I Will the highest ranked songs with 2 votes ? We haven't yet reached the 200 points threshold so I guess another one could still show up. Don't know who else voted for Especially Me, but thanks to you too ! I'm ...
by DaveC
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 2.1
Replies: 16
Views: 174

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 2.1

1. Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert vs. Marianne Faithfull - Broken English 2. Last Shadow Puppets - The Age Of The Understatement vs. Buddy Holly - Buddy Holly 3. Edan - Beauty And The Beat vs. Nadine Shah - Holiday Destination 4. Noir Désir - 666,667 Club vs. The Upsetters - Super Ape
by DaveC
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10388

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

535. Super Furry Animals – (Drawing) Rings Around the World: 7.5
536. Lady Gaga – Brown Eyes: 7.5
537. Toy Love – Don’t Ask Me: 7
by DaveC
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll
Replies: 36
Views: 752

Re: Albums and Songs of 1975 Poll

mileswide wrote:
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:28 pm

13. Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Music from the Penguin Cafe Orchestra
I think 1976.
by DaveC
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 5, Week 10
Replies: 19
Views: 264

Re: Music of 2010: Round 5, Week 10

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz

Songs
The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio vs. The National - England
Gorillaz - On Melancholy Hill vs. LCD Soundsystem - Home
by DaveC
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 3
Replies: 29
Views: 503

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 3

Heat 5: 19 | Tame Impala | Let It Happen (2015) 44 | Perfume Genius | Queen (2014) 75 | Japandroids | The House that Heaven Built (2012) 123 | A Tribe Called Quest | We the People... (2016) 73 | Kanye West | Ultralight Beam (2016) Heat 6: 114 | Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi | Tightrope (2010) 155 | Fi...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 30, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 86
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 86

Bill Fay - Never Ending Happening
by DaveC
Sat Jun 27, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10388

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

522. Nickelback - Someday: 4 523. Limp Bizkit – My Generation: 2 524. Linda Ronstadt – Love Has No Pride: 5 525. Laura Nyro – Eli’s Comin’: 6 526. The Baltineers – Moments Like This: 4 527. Radiohead – Kid A: 7 528. R.E.M. - Belong: 8 529. Ministry - Thieves: 7.5 530. Edgar Winter Group – Free Ride:...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 69256

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Albums 1 | The National | High Violet | 2010 2 | Beach House | Teen Dream | 2010 3 | Low | C'mon | 2011 4 | Julia Holter | Have You in My Wilderness | 2015 5 | Janelle Monáe | The ArchAndroid | 2010 6 | Nils Frahm | Spaces | 2013 7 | Tropical Fuck Storm | A Laughing Death in Meatspace | 2018 8 | Joa...
by DaveC
Thu Jun 25, 2020 2:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 4, Week 9
Replies: 15
Views: 281

Re: Music of 2010: Round 4, Week 9

Albums
The National - High Violet
Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz

Songs
Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi - Tightrope
Gorillaz - On Melancholy Hill
The National - England
Jaga Jazzist - Toccata
by DaveC
Wed Jun 24, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 2
Replies: 26
Views: 556

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 2

Heat 3: 2 | Grimes | Oblivion (2012) 18 | Frank Ocean | Thinkin Bout You (2012) 170 | Vampire Weekend | Step (2013) 118 | Kendrick Lamar | HUMBLE. (2017) 88 | Carly Rae Jepsen | Call Me Maybe (2011) Heat 4: 115 | Lana Del Rey | Mariners Apartment Complex (2018) 184 | Grimes | REALiTi (2015) 45 | Jam...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.25
Replies: 13
Views: 554

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.25

Austra - Anywayz
by DaveC
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.16
Replies: 26
Views: 716

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.16

1. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour vs. The Smiths - Hatful of Hollow 2. Konono Nº1 - Congotronics vs. Sturgill Simpson - A Sailor's Guide to Earth 3. Alanis Morissette - Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie vs. Depeche Mode - Songs Of Faith And Devotion 4. Model 500 - Deep Space vs. The Shins - Port Of ...
by DaveC
Mon Jun 22, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!
Replies: 8
Views: 556

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!

Blanck Mass - Love is a Parasite
tricot - artsick

both unranked on AM
by DaveC
Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted for AMF Best Albums of All-Time Poll 2020
Replies: 12
Views: 2796

Re: Help Wanted for AMF Best Albums of All-Time Poll 2020

Okay, maybe I'm just missing something, but is Mahmoud Ahmed's self-titled album and the album Ere Mela Mela the same album? They have the same release year (1975), and I haven't managed to find any source that lists them both under his discography... They are the same album. Although the Ethiopiqu...
by DaveC
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 8
Replies: 16
Views: 1278

Re: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 8

Albums
Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz
Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can

Songs
The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio
Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi - Tightrope
Beach House - Zebra
Gorillaz - On Melancholy Hill
by DaveC
Wed Jun 17, 2020 2:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1
Replies: 33
Views: 2239

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1

Heat 1: 186 | David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away (2016) 146 | Mount Eerie | Real Death (2017) 158 | Foster the People | Pumped Up Kicks (2010) 47 | Vampire Weekend | Hannah Hunt (2013) 179 | Kendrick Lamar | Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe (2012) Heat 2: 94 | Leonard Cohen | You Want It Darker (20...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.24
Replies: 13
Views: 1647

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.24

Somewhat outside the mainstream

Biosphere - Fair Winds for Escort
GoGo Penguin - Open
by DaveC
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.15
Replies: 34
Views: 2072

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.15

1. Robyn - Robyn vs. Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid
2. Bert Jansch - Bert Jansch vs. Blondie - Eat to the Beat
3. Washed Out - Within and Without vs. Air Supply - The Earth Is...
4. Legendary Pink Dots - Any Day Now vs. Levellers - Levelling The Land
by DaveC
Mon Jun 15, 2020 1:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10388

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

516. Die Ärtze – Vorbei ist Vorbei: 5
517. The Microphones - Map: 8
518. Tomoya Ohtani – Boss: Solaris Phase 2: 6.5
519. Ozzy Osbourne & Randy Road – Suicide Solution (Live 1981): 7
520. Boyd Bennett and His Rockets – Hit That Jive Jack: 7
521. Eva Cassidy – Wayfaring Stranger: 7
by DaveC
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 5447

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

6 | The White Stripes | Elephant 77 | TV on the Radio | Dear Science 5 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 1 | Arcade Fire | Funeral 3 | Radiohead | Kid A 7 | Radiohead | In Rainbows 10 | Amy Winehouse | Back to Black 19 | The White Stripes | White Blood Cells 26 | Sufjan Stevens | Carrie & Lowell 39 | ...
by DaveC
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.23
Replies: 10
Views: 1661

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.23

Elvis Costello - No Flag
by DaveC
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

Sigur Rós - Rafstraumur (unranked)
by DaveC
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

Whatever you do Spiritualized, don't give up. I just found the Dominique A track and the surprisingly good MBV tribute band.
by DaveC
Fri Jun 12, 2020 3:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

Spiritualized: I agree with your assessment that it feels like a popularity contest as opposed to an avenue for listening to songs that we may not be too familiar with. I’d be good with a format similar to the Moderately Acclaimed albums forum. I might be a little off on this but I think albums in ...
by DaveC
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 5447

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

67 | Disclosure | Settle 43 | The Knife | Silent Shout 61 | Tame Impala | Lonerism 40 | PJ Harvey | Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea 4 | Kanye West | My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 82 | The Shins | Chutes Too Narrow 31 | Portishead | Third 73 | Panda Bear | Person Pitch 71 | LCD Sound...
by DaveC
Wed Jun 10, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 5447

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

22 | Eminem | The Marshall Mathers LP 92 | Green Day | American Idiot 18 | Burial | Untrue 33 | Bon Iver | For Emma, Forever Ago 53 | Coldplay | A Rush of Blood to the Head 59 | Beck | Sea Change 8 | Sufjan Stevens | Illinois 74 | Madvillain | Madvillainy 55 | Dizzee Rascal | Boy in da Corner 27 | ...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.14
Replies: 30
Views: 2422

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.14

1. The Soft Boys - Underwater Moonlight vs. George Michael - Faith 2. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold vs. Emeralds - Does It Look Like I’m Here? 3. Everything but the Girl - Amplified Heart vs. Lykke Li - Youth Novels 4. Lou Reed - Lou Reed vs. Various Artists - Eurovision Song Contest: Lisbon Eurovi...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 5447

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

22 | Eminem | The Marshall Mathers LP 92 | Green Day | American Idiot 18 | Burial | Untrue 33 | Bon Iver | For Emma, Forever Ago 53 | Coldplay | A Rush of Blood to the Head 59 | Beck | Sea Change 8 | Sufjan Stevens | Illinois 74 | Madvillain | Madvillainy 55 | Dizzee Rascal | Boy in da Corner 27 | ...
by DaveC
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan: The Top 100 (June 2020 Edition)
Replies: 24
Views: 1956

Re: Biggest Fan: The Top 100 (June 2020 Edition)

Thanks for keeping this going Rob.

It will be fascinating to see what this chart looks like after some of these get disqualified by next years AT songs poll.
by DaveC
Mon Jun 08, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10388

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

508. Deftones – Sextape: 7
509. Dead Kennedys – Bleed for Me: 5
510. Citizen Band - Julia: 7
511. Grateful Dead – Dire Wolf: 6.5
512. The Submarines - 1940: 7
513. ABBA - Arrival: 4
514. Fidlar – Cheap Beer: 6
515. Prince – U Got the Look: 7
by DaveC
Mon Jun 08, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 7
Replies: 17
Views: 1651

Re: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 7

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
The National - High Violet

Songs
The National - England
Jaga Jazzist - Toccata
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
LCD Soundsystem - Home
by DaveC
Sat Jun 06, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 4310

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

Albums 1 | Camel | Mirage 2 | King Crimson | Red 3 | Neil Young | On The Beach 4 | Brian Eno | Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy) 5 | Premiata Forneria Marconi | L'isola di niente 6 | Focus | Hamburger Concerto 7 | Sparks | Kimono My House 8 | Barclay James Harvest | Everyone is Everybody Else 9 | ...
by DaveC
Sat Jun 06, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 21616

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!

I forgot there are several tricks:
1) Remove ? and everything after.
2) Change to http
3) Insert /user/Used-id. In your case used-id=12151698581

by DaveC
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 21616

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!

StevieFan13 wrote:
Wed Jun 03, 2020 6:04 pm

[spotifyplaylist]https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2z9QW ... 5smF-tp4yA[/spotifyplaylist] Somebody remind me again how to format this?
Delete the ? and everything after it.

Thanks for this, I had written down 'pass' for this contest a couple of weeks ago.
by DaveC
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Guitar Songs
Replies: 23
Views: 2104

Re: Guitar Songs

Another oldie: Wishbone Ash: Throw down the Sword.

You picked two tracks from Argus, but this one just takes off with the dual guitar solos from 3:40.

Also 'Burn' deserves a place amongst those Deep Purple picks.
by DaveC
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Guitar Songs
Replies: 23
Views: 2104

Re: Guitar Songs

Another chance to roll out my favourite guitar solo of all time:
That passage from about 4:30 - 6:30 gets me every time.

"He has the sweetest tone I've ever heard; he was the only one who gave me the cold sweats." - B.B. King on Peter Green
by DaveC
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 2, Week 6
Replies: 16
Views: 2006

Re: Music of 2010: Round 2, Week 6

Albums Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz The Naked And Famous - Passive Me, Agressive You Swans - My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky Sleigh Bells - Treats Songs Kanye West feat. Pusha T - Runaway The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi - Tightrope Adele - Rolling in the Dee...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 30164

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

501. Danny and the Champions of the World – You Don’t Know (My Heart is in the Right Place): 4 502. Johnny Rivers – Summer Rain: 6.5 503. Ariane Grande, featuring Zedd – Break Free: 5 504. Brendan Benson – Cold Hands (Warms Heart): 6 505. Garbage - A Stroke of Luck: 8 506. Gillian Welch – Dark Turn ...
by DaveC
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.13
Replies: 22
Views: 1854

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.13

1. Julia Holter - Have You In My Wilderness vs. Cannibal Ox - The Cold Vein 2. Slayer - Seasons in the Abyss vs. Coil - Horse Rotorvator 3. The Divine Comedy - A Short Album About Love vs. David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant 4. Chet Baker - No Problem vs. Rodriguez - Cold Fact
by DaveC
Tue Jun 02, 2020 1:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.22
Replies: 11
Views: 1347

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.22

The Flaming Lips - Flowers of Neptune 6
by DaveC
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.21
Replies: 12
Views: 2762

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.21

The Flaming Lips - Flowers of Neptune 6
by DaveC
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 3234

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.12

I had these guys on my radar for a while, but this is the first time hearing a complete album by them and it turns out, they are completely to my taste. Now that you have blown away all the competition for the Mea Culpa Award, your prize will be to hear Picaresque for the first time. You will find ...
by DaveC
Sat May 30, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 69256

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Thanks Dan. Those are great sources to explore.
by DaveC
Wed May 27, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 82
Replies: 11
Views: 2420

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 82

Lhasa - El Desierto
by DaveC
Tue May 26, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 3234

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.12

1. Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico vs. Fugazi - Repeater 2. King Crimson - Larks' Tongues in Aspic vs. The Decemberists - The Crane Wife 3. Ben Folds Five - Ben Folds Five vs. Jimmy Eat World - Bleed American 4. Ekseption - Ekseption vs. Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2 [...
by DaveC
Mon May 25, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 16
Views: 2819

Re: Music of 2010: Round 2, Week 5

Albums Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening The National - High Violet Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid Songs Kanye West - Gorgeous The National - England Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice Jaga Jazzist - Toccata Bea...
by DaveC
Sun May 24, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 30164

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

493. Annie Crummer - Language: 5
494. Ben Folds – Still Fighting It: 5
495. Vampire Weekend - Walcott: 7.5
496. Deep Purple - Burn: 8.5
497. The Durutti Column - Otis: 7.5
498. First Aid Kit – In the Hearts of Men: 8
499. Galaxy 500 – Temperature’s Rising: 9.5
500. The Books – Take Time: 5
by DaveC
Wed May 20, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.11
Replies: 34
Views: 4128

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.11

How are the bonus tracks of Spirit Phone handled? Usually I wouldn't ask, because bonus tracks are not part of the album proper so I don't take them under consideration for my votes, but according to both RYM and Discogs the bonus tracks are part of every version of Spirit Phone, which is unusual. ...