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by DaveC
Fri May 24, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 63
Views: 2064

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

sonofsamiam wrote:5 | Djeli Moussa Diawara | Djeli Moussa Diawara


Hi Moonbeam, this is the same album as 'Yasimika', it was originally released untitled. The 'Yasimika' title was added on re-releases.
by DaveC
Thu May 23, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Grand Final
Replies: 11
Views: 232

Re: Unacclaimed V: Grand Final

Fishmans | Walking in the Rhythm
Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
David Axelrod | Holy Thursday
Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain)
by DaveC
Wed May 22, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 145
Views: 3302

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

137. Héctor Lavoe – El Cantante: 5
138. Laurent Garnier – The Man With the Red Face: 6
139. Liza Minnelli – The Travelin’ Life: 3
140. Vampire Weekend – I Think Ur A Contra: 4
141. Fugain et le Big Bazar – Une Belle Histoire: 7
by DaveC
Wed May 22, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 145
Views: 3302

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

134. Annette Peacock – Love’s Out to Lunch: 6.5
135. Childbirth – Siri, Open Tinder: 4
136. Stone Sour – Say You’ll Haunt Me: 5
by DaveC
Tue May 21, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9
Replies: 18
Views: 283

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.9

1. Bob Dylan - Desire vs. Killer Mike - R.A.P. Music
2. Global Communication - 76:14 vs. Au Pairs - Playing With a Different Sex
3. Beyoncé - 4 vs. Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods
4. Billy Joel - Piano Man vs. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek
by DaveC
Mon May 20, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 145
Views: 3302

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

128. The Libertines – Up the Bracket: 6.5 129. Traffic – The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys: 6.5 130. “Traditional” – Yankee Doodle: 2 131. Allie Wrebel & Ray Gilbert (writers), performed by James Baskett – Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah: 2 132. Kebnekajse - Förberedelser till fest: 8 133. The Clovers – Fool,...
by DaveC
Sun May 19, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.13
Replies: 13
Views: 503

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.13

The Divine Comedy - Norman and Norma
Lana Del Ray - Doin' Time
Sheena Ringo - TOKYO
by DaveC
Fri May 17, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 3
Replies: 26
Views: 739

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 3

Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Field Mice | Emma's House
Billy Nicholls | Girl from New York
Chris Bell | You and Your Sister

Nadine Shah | Fool
David Axelrod | Holy Thursday
Ennio Morricone | Chi Mai
Stevie Wonder | Do I Do
Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue
by DaveC
Tue May 14, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 63
Views: 2064

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

Albums 1 | The Chameleons | Script of the Bridge 2 | Billy Bragg | Life's a Riot with Spy vs. Spy (EP) 3 | Anne Clark | Changing Places 4 | Philip Glass | Koyaanisqatsi 5 | Talking Heads | Speaking in Tongues 6 | Elvis Costello & The Attractions | Punch the Clock 7 | Djeli Moussa Diawara | Yasim...
by DaveC
Tue May 14, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 47
Replies: 12
Views: 472

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 47

The Nomads I'm 5 Years Ahead of My Time
by DaveC
Tue May 14, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8
Replies: 28
Views: 794

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.8

1. Jerry Lee Lewis - Live at the Star Club, Hamburg vs. The Smiths - Meat is Murder 2. Sting - ...Nothing Like the Sun vs. The Millennium - Begin 3. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela vs. Prince - "Love Symbol Album" 4. Popcaan - Where We Come From vs. Benjamin Britten - War Requiem [London Sym...
by DaveC
Thu May 09, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 2
Replies: 20
Views: 854

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 2

After cogitating very nearly as listed, but it is all very close. Fishmans | Walking in the Rhythm Collectors | Lydia Purple Agalloch | In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion Emily King | Distance Kimio Eto | Midare Noisettes | Every Now and Then WITCH | Chifundo Les Rita Mitsouko & The Sparks | Si...
by DaveC
Thu May 09, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 2
Replies: 20
Views: 854

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 2

Bang Jan wrote:Where is everyone?



Pondering how to rank those first 5 songs. My preference is for them all to win.
by DaveC
Wed May 08, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100
Replies: 66
Views: 2056

Re: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100

I'm quite happy with option 1. I have no particular desire to have songs I already know well introduced in a non-random fashion in this game. As to the low scores: As an example - when I look at the scores for albums on metacritic, almost everything is scored between 60 & 90 on what is supposed ...
by DaveC
Wed May 08, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 145
Views: 3302

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

120. Dwa Plus Jeden - Nowy Wspaniały Świat: 5 121. Gillian Welch – Elvis Presley Blues: 3.5 122. Ed Harcourt – Until Tomorrow Then: 6.5 123. The Kinks - Wonderboy: 7 124. Breakout - Co Stało Się Kwiatom?: 8.5 125. Little Richard – Kansas City (the version with a medley with Hey Hey Hey Hey): 7 126. ...
by DaveC
Tue May 07, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7
Replies: 30
Views: 905

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.7

1. Missy Elliott - Supa Dupa Fly vs. Blur - 13
2. David Bowie - Lodger vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Spinners - Spinners vs. C.A. Quintet - Trip Thru Hell
4. Gemini Eye - The Is of Being vs. The Crocketts - The Great Brain Robbery
by DaveC
Fri May 03, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 45
Replies: 10
Views: 1637

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 45

Lady Lamb the Beekeeper - The Nothing Part II
by DaveC
Thu May 02, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22086

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

119. Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci – If Finger’s Where Xylophones: 3
by DaveC
Thu May 02, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 831

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1

Great group of songs here. Bhundu Boys | Chemedzevana Jeff Buckley | Forget Her AURORA | Running with the Wolves Lucio Battisti | Anima latina The Heavy | Short Change Hero Aldous Harding | Elation Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9) Marijata | I Walk Alone Love | August The Cookies...
by DaveC
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.6
Replies: 26
Views: 930

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.6

1. Mogwai - Young Team vs. The Replacements - Tim
2. The xx - I See You vs. múm - Finally We Are No One
3. Ambrose Akinmusire - The Imagined Savior Is Far Easier To Paint vs. Micachu - Jewellery
4. Tim Minchin - Ready for This? vs. Youssou N'Dour - The Guide (Wommat)
by DaveC
Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22086

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

110. The 5th Dimension – Wedding Bell Blues: 4 111. The Kinks – Lavender Hill: 5.5 112. The Human League – The Sound of the Crowds: 4.5 113. Red House Painters – Revelation Big Sur: 8 114. Keane – This Is the Last Time: 6 115. Omar Khorshid – Rakset El Fadaa: 8 116. Janet Jackson – When We Oooo: 5 1...
by DaveC
Wed Apr 24, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 12
Replies: 25
Views: 2149

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 12

GROUP PSI
Les Rita Mitsouko & The Sparks | Singing in the Shower
The Verve | She's a Superstar
Candy Bars | Landscape
The Mark & Clark Band | Worn Down Piano

GROUP OMEGA
Love | August
Emily King | Distance
1,000 Mexicans | The Last Pop Song
Hamlet Gonashvili | Tsintskaro
by DaveC
Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5
Replies: 27
Views: 2289

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.5

1. Elliott Smith - From a Basement on a Hill vs. Crowded House - Woodface
2. Etta James - At Last! vs. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain CLOSE CALL
3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges vs. Ry Cooder - Paris, Texas
4. Peter Gabriel - Us vs. BADBADNOTGOOD - III
by DaveC
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.09
Replies: 7
Views: 3440

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.09

Holly Herndon - Eternal
Lady Lamb - Without a Name
by DaveC
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22086

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

105. Radiohead – The Numbers: 7.5
106. Garbage - Supervixen: 5.5
107. Adele – Hometown Glory: 4
108. Bob Dylan – To Ramona: 4
109. Art Blakey & Jazz Messengers - Blues March for Europe No. 1: 7
by DaveC
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 5287

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

GROUP PHI
Agalloch | In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion
Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 | Cup Of Dreams
Eimear Quinn | The Voice
Imogen Heap | Climb to Sakteng

GROUP CHI
Jesca Hoop | The Lost Sky
Billy Nicholls | Girl from New York
Suuns | Mirror Mirror
Mills Brothers | Nagasaki
by DaveC
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4
Replies: 42
Views: 6225

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.4

1. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning vs. Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
2. Crowded House - Crowded House vs. The Velvet Underground - VU
3. Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps vs. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
4. Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku vs. Yo La Tengo - Summer Sun
by DaveC
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll
Replies: 126
Views: 13800

Re: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll

Albums: 1 | Philip Glass | Glassworks 2 | The Cure | Pornography 3 | R.E.M. | Chronic Town (EP) 4 | Siouxsie and the Banshees | A Kiss In The Dreamhouse 5 | The Roches | Keep On Doing 6 | The Fall | Hex Enduction Hour 7 | Alpha Blondy | Jah Glory 8 | Bob Theil | So Far 9 | Felt | Crumbling the Antis...
by DaveC
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22086

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

97. Branford Marsalis – Berta, Berta: 7
98. John Mayer – Love On the Weekend: 4
99. Raul Seixas – Tente Outra Vez: 4
100. The Deathray Davies – The Fall Fashions: 5.5
101. Chromeo – I’m Not Contagious: 4
102. Talking Heads – Radio Head: 6
103. Katerine - Papa: 2
104. Golden Earring – In My House: 4
by DaveC
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.08
Replies: 5
Views: 3033

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.08

Valerie June - Little Wing
by DaveC
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 27
Views: 5510

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
The Commodores | Zoom
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
by DaveC
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3
Replies: 35
Views: 6273

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.3

1. Fairport Convention - Unhalfbricking vs. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 2. Oval - 94 Diskont vs. blink-182 - Enema of the State 3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks vs. Enya - Shepherd Moons 4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet vs. Kino - Kino (The Black Album) 1st match-up is un...
by DaveC
Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22086

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

90. Woody Guthrie – I Ain’t Got No Home In This World Anymore: 4 Guthrie has never appealed to me. 91. Judas Priest - United: 3 I see this has been compared to AC/DC and Queen. My reaction to it then is not surprising. 92. Fiona Apple - Limp: 7.5 I prefer this to 'Paper Bag'. 93. The Harptones – Lif...
by DaveC
Sun Apr 07, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 44
Replies: 15
Views: 4124

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 44

The Smiths - The Boy with the Thorn in His Side
by DaveC
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.07
Replies: 6
Views: 3122

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.07

Lila Downs - Cariñito
Rose Elinor Dougall - Take What You Can Get
by DaveC
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 5000

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
by DaveC
Tue Apr 02, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 38173

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

85. Blink-182 – Stay Together for the Kids: 4
86. Prince - Free: 6
87. Two Doors Cinema Club – What You Know: 6
88. Ray Charles – (The Night Time) is the Right Time: 4
89. Aphex Twin - On: 4
by DaveC
Tue Apr 02, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2
Replies: 49
Views: 6755

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.2

1. Grimes - Art Angels
2. Janet Jackson - janet
3. My Morning Jacket - Evil Urges
4. The Mutton Birds - Salty
by DaveC
Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll
Replies: 126
Views: 13800

Re: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll

FrankLotion wrote:16. Orchestra Baobab - Pirates Choice



OR
Vol. 1: Senegambie and
Vol. 2: Ngalam

:?:
by DaveC
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8
Replies: 27
Views: 5736

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8

GROUP OMICRON Bhundu Boys | Chemedzevana Bedhead | Powder George | Special Ones Nolan Strong & The Diablos | If I (Could Be With You Tonight) GROUP PI (Good group - tricky to rank) Mylène Farmer | California Lucio Battisti | Anima latina Joachim Witt | Goldener Reiter France Gall | Ella, elle l’a
by DaveC
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 38173

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

79. Oliver Koletzki – lyéwaye (Hatzler Remix): 4 Techno songs will usually get a 4 from me. Best I can say is that at least I don't hate them. 80. Prince – Colonized Mind: 7 I don't care for Prince enough to listen to all of his albums. As safetycat said a bit hit-and-miss. This is a good one. 81. T...
by DaveC
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06
Replies: 20
Views: 4122

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06

Tusks - Peachy Keen
bob hund - Vi är såå lyckliga som bara olyckliga människor kan bli
by DaveC
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 6358

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

1. Fiona Apple - Tidal
2. Le Tigre - Le Tigre
3. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math
4. Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster & Panaiotis - Deep Listening
by DaveC
Mon Mar 25, 2019 3:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06
Replies: 20
Views: 4122

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06

As someone who has more than enough experience with running out of time to update the Weekly Chart, a big thank you and congrats to spiritualized on his run of the project. It's quite an effort, and I never expressed how impressed I was with your handling of it ;) Best of luck to LastEnemy on your ...
by DaveC
Sun Mar 24, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06
Replies: 20
Views: 4122

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06



Knock off the s from https and delete everything from ? onwards.
by DaveC
Sun Mar 24, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05
Replies: 7
Views: 2052

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.05

The Specials - Embarrassed by You
Broken Social Scene - Can't Find My Heart
Strand of Oaks - Visions
by DaveC
Sat Mar 23, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 13298

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

Brad wrote:
Jirin wrote:I get "This track is not available in your country".
yep me too (I assumed DaveC was in the US). Any plan B links anyone?


I didn't realise that this would be a problem. I can't find the full album anywhere other than Spotify, so maybe you will need to replace it Brad.
by DaveC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 13298

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

Bang Jan wrote:Does this link work?


Yes that is the right album, and it works for me.
by DaveC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 29614

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Pierre wrote:
I have that one as 1981. When I look at the back cover on the CD reissues on Discogs, it mentions 1981.


Thanks Pierre.
by DaveC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 230
Views: 38173

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

73. Archie Shepp - Hipnosis: 7 I love the random walk of his Sax in the first half. I would prefer it to end there, the trombone part really dropped the ball. 74. James Brown & His Furious Flames – Tell Me What I Did Wrong: 5 75. Les Rita Mitsouko, featuring Sparks – Singing in the Shower: 7 I m...

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