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by DaveC
Tue Jan 23, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Dexter wrote:Submitted my list for the songs poll. Hope it's not too much trouble. Thanks!


Received thanks. No problem.
by DaveC
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Up to 23 song ballots now, with

Neil
rumpdoll
slick
StevieFan13

Just waiting for a final clarification from StevieFan13. Still time for any last minute submissions. Probably starting the rollout in about 16 hours.
by DaveC
Mon Jan 22, 2018 3:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

StevieFan13 wrote:I will send in my votes by tomorrow


Sorry, I forgot you StevieFan13. I'm away from home in very hot Perth looking after Grandchildren, so I'm a bit unfocussed at the moment.
by DaveC
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

19 song ballots received so far from:- andyd1010 BangJan BleuPanda bonnielaurel Brad Dan DaveC Depeche Mode Henry JamieW Listyguy maverick470 Nassim phil prosecutorgodot Rob sonofsamiam Toni whuntva I'll wait for rumpdoll and anyone else who would like to get a ballot in before rolling out the song ...
by DaveC
Sun Jan 21, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 9
Replies: 11
Views: 157

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 9

9904 | Beth Ditto | I Wrote the Book 9921 | Neil Sedaka | Laughter in the Rain 9992 | Pawlo Humeniuk | Tanec Pid Werbamy/Dance Under the Willows 9833 | Carcass | Heartwork 9898 | John Kongos | He's Gonna Step on You Again 9927 | The Fall | Hip Priest 9839 | Ready For the World | Love You Down 9986 |...
by DaveC
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

The deadline for songs is today, but I'll extend for a few days to give time for some more vote to come in. At this stage, I've received about 16 submissions for the songs poll; I'm hoping for a few more.
by DaveC
Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 8
Replies: 17
Views: 336

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 8

Arno - Les yeux de ma mere

Prefab Sprout - Faron Young

Majical Cloudz - Childhood's End

Sonic Youth - Youth Against Fascism

Mississippi John Hurt - Frankie

Sleater-Kinney - Get Up

The Velvet Underground - Stephanie Says

Python Lee Jackson - In a Broken Dream
by DaveC
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8
Replies: 13
Views: 219

Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
Prince - Purple Rain
Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want
Eurythmics - Julia
by DaveC
Sat Jan 13, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 8
Replies: 12
Views: 260

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 8

9991 | Bob Dylan | Queen Jane Approximately 9834 | Darlene Love | A Fine Fine Boy 9903 | Mos Def | Body Rock 9922 | Ray Stevens | The Streak 9860 | Snowy White | Bird of Paradise 9948 | The Chemical Brothers | Loops of Fury 9965 | Alternative TV | Love Lies Limp 9877 | Ja Rule | Holla, Holla 10000 |...
by DaveC
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

StevieFan13 wrote:Gonna try to send in my results in the next few days - was planning on making comments for all of them and there are still a few I need to listen to.


That is fine; I expect many votes to arrive around about the deadline and I'm more than happy for you to take time to add comments.
by DaveC
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Ballots received so far from:- BangJan bonnielaurel DaveC Henry JamieW jirin (Albums only) Listyguy (songs only) maverick470 Nassim sonofsamiam whuntva I'm going to be visiting relatives in Australia in the last 2 weeks of January, but I should be able to start the results rollout as planned - in ab...
by DaveC
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 27
Views: 620

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7

Barrington Levy - Here I Come

Stone Temple Pilots - Vasoline

Nina Simone - Sinnerman

Kristin Hersh - Your Ghost

Tocotronic - Jackpot

Pigbag - Papa's Got a Brand New Pigbag

Motorhead - Overkill

Christina Aguilera - Beautiful
by DaveC
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 7
Replies: 15
Views: 235

Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 7

Songs
The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
Sade - Smooth Operator
Hüsker Dü - Pink Turns to Blue
Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumors
by DaveC
Fri Jan 05, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7
Replies: 14
Views: 300

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7

9998 | Tracey Ullman | They Don't Know 9910 | Waxahatchee | Air 9827 | John Legend | Ordinary People 9915 | Bobby Vinton | Roses Are Red (My Love) 9962 | Massive Attack | Angel 9951 | Robert Johnson | Stop Breakin' Down Blues 9863 | Third World | 96 Degrees in the Shade 9874 | The Highwaymen | Micha...
by DaveC
Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Voting
Replies: 14
Views: 498

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Voting

My favourite discovery so far is Vagabon: A slightly more polished Lady Lamb with a rather more extensive musical palette.
by DaveC
Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 6
Replies: 12
Views: 273

Re: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 6

Albums Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense Pass The Style Council - Café Bleu Sade - Diamond Life Songs Prince - When Doves Cry Bruce Springsteen - I'm on Fire Prince - Purple Rain U2 - Pride (In the Name of Love) Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want Nik Kershaw - The Riddle Eurythmics - Julia As...
by DaveC
Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 22
Views: 530

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 6

Sagittarius - My World Fell Down

Mint Royale - Don't Falter

Genesis - Firth of Fifth

Muse - Hysteria

Michael Kiwanuka - Cold Little Heart

Jeff Buckley - Dream Brother

Sia - Breathe Me

Modest Mouse - Trailer Trash
by DaveC
Sun Dec 31, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The White Stripes' White Blood Cells (2001)
Replies: 8
Views: 226

Re: Rank the Tracks: The White Stripes' White Blood Cells (2001)

11 | I Think I Smell a Rat 01 | Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground 04 | Fell in Love with a Girl 10 | Offend in Every Way 02 | Hotel Yorba 15 | I Can Learn 13 | I Can't Wait 03 | I'm Finding It Harder to Be a Gentleman 09 | We're Going to Be Friends 08 | The Same Boy You've Always Known 06 | Little Ro...
by DaveC
Thu Dec 28, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Pearl Jam's Ten (1991)
Replies: 15
Views: 458

Re: Rank the Tracks: Pearl Jam's Ten (1991)

06 | Jeremy
02 | Even Flow
05 | Black
03 | Alive
07 | Oceans
09 | Garden
01 | Once
04 | Why Go
08 | Porch
10 | Deep
11 | Release
by DaveC
Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 6
Replies: 15
Views: 334

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 6

9905 | Broder Daniel | Shoreline 9832 | Linda Ronstadt | When Will I Be Loved 9920 | Bo Donaldson and The Heywoods | Billy Don't Be a Hero 9993 | Donovan | There Is a Mountain 9929 | Don Fardon | (The Lament of the Cherokee) Indian Reservation 9896 | David Ackles | Down River 9841 | Golpes Bajos | M...
by DaveC
Tue Dec 26, 2017 4:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 18
Views: 443

Re: Music of 1984: Round 2, Week 5

Albums The Replacements - Let It Be Pass Joe Jackson - Body and Soul Leonard Cohen - Various Positions Songs Prince - Let's Go Crazy The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now Tears for Fears - Shout Sade - Smooth Operator David Bowie - Loving the Alien The Replacements - Unsatisfied Depeche Mode -...
by DaveC
Fri Dec 22, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations
Replies: 27
Views: 740

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations

I'm going for Jane Weaver - Modern Kosmology While Aldous Harding's "Party" is technically eligible, it is now ranked (in EOY critic list aggregation) ahead of many Megacritic top 50 albums including "Semper Femina", "The Navigator", and (the excellent) "Relatives ...
by DaveC
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 5
Replies: 13
Views: 394

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 5

9952 | Prince | I Wish U Heaven 9864 | Jeremih | 773 Love 9961 | SebastiAn | Ross Ross Ross 9873 | A$AP Rocky feat. Rod Stewart, Miguel & Mark Ronson | Everyday 9987 | The Slits | Instant Hit 9899 | The Chiffons | Sweet Talkin' Guy 9926 | Sammy Johns | Chevy Van 9838 | Huey Lewis and The News | ...
by DaveC
Wed Dec 20, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4045

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

Songs 1 | Patsy Cline | Crazy | 1961 2 | Catherine Ribeiro + Alpes | Paix | 1972 3 | Björk | Bachelorette | 1997 4 | Bat for Lashes | Daniel | 2009 5 | Édith Piaf | Non je ne regrette rien | 1960 6 | Daughter | Doing The Right Thing | 2015 7 | Janelle Monáe | Tightrope | 2010 8 | Nina Simone | Sinne...
by DaveC
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)
Replies: 25
Views: 766

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)

Patti Smith - Piss Factory

The Pipettes - Pull Shapes

Kurt Vile - Wakin on a Pretty Day

Sisters of Mercy - This Corrosion

Herman's Hermits - No Milk Today

Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight

Blur - Tender

Elvis Costello - Veronica
by DaveC
Tue Dec 19, 2017 2:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 16
Views: 394

Re: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 4

Albums Youssou N'Dour - Immigres / Bitim Rew Cocteau Twins - Treasure R.E.M. - Reckoning Pass Songs Prince - When Doves Cry a-ha - Take on Me Bruce Springsteen - Born in the U.S.A. Bruce Springsteen - Dancing in the Dark Prince - Purple Rain Echo & the Bunnymen - The Killing Moon The Smiths - Ho...
by DaveC
Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

This is the formula being used:- 100*(1+30)/(position+30) The points difference between #116 & #150 is less than the points difference between #1 & #2. So you don't need to worry about precision in your lower rankings; If you've only heard it once and you were not enthused, then ranking it ...
by DaveC
Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 31
Views: 1082

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: 12
Views: 363

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: 18
Views: 471

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: 28
Views: 751

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: 18
Views: 471

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: 383

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: 733

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: 922

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: 7
Views: 291

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: 530

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: 31
Views: 1082

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: 31
Views: 1082

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: 31
Views: 1082

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: 31
Views: 1082

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: 31
Views: 1082

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: 31
Views: 1082

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: 1785

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: 3229

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: 3229

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: 627

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: 3229

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: 1359

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

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