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by DaveC
Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 32
Views: 663

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: 11
Views: 159

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: 12
Views: 212

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: 284
Views: 12362

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: 198

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: 304

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: 304

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: 32
Views: 663

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: 235

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: 333

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: 2919

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: 2919

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 5:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1998 Poll
Replies: 32
Views: 663

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: 250

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: 740

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: 631

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: 565

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: 768

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: 652

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: 828

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: 284
Views: 12362

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: 41962

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: 712

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: 814

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: 827

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: 942

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: 2919

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: 2919

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: 1188

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: 2919

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: 2919

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: 2919

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.
by DaveC
Mon Sep 03, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3566

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Rob wrote:With Firestarter missing the cut, is this the first time an AM #1 of a year has missed making the poll?


It did happen in the 2012 poll for1998. the AM #1 for 1998 is Stardust - Music Sounds Better with You
by DaveC
Mon Sep 03, 2018 5:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 24
Replies: 20
Views: 912

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 24

Fishmans - Walking in the Rhythm
by DaveC
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3566

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

ALBUMS results. So 1996 will get it’s quota of five extra albums through via wildcard. Fiona Apple, Swans, & Fugees come from oblivion last time to make the top 10. 32 voters voted for 153 different albums. Automatic qualifiers for the decade poll:- Rank | Points | # Voters | Rank in last 1996 p...
by DaveC
Sat Sep 01, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 2919

Re: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

Ah - Album vs Single release dates:- 15 | Rachid Taha | Ya rayah Single in 1997, but first released on s/t Album in 1993 - 70 points from 2 voters (Dan & I). I will accept votes in 1997 (except from me & Dan). 13 | Erykah Badu | On & On 12 | Erykah Badu | On & On Single in 1996 - 41 ...
by DaveC
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links
Replies: 9
Views: 2546

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

1997 ALBUMS qualifying directly for the decade poll:- 1 | Radiohead | OK Computer 2 | Björk | Homogenic 3 | Spiritualized | Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space 4 | Elliott Smith | Either/Or 5 | The Verve | Urban Hymns 6 | Sleater-Kinney | Dig Me Out 7 | Yo La Tengo | I Can Hear the Heart ...
by DaveC
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 2919

Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll

[imgsize 450x250:2av5hewy]https://s3.amazonaws.com/stefanshead/1997/1997_title_02.jpg All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on October 1st. Please format your list like this if possible: Rank | Artist | Album/So...
by DaveC
Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3566

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

nicolas wrote:Songs
11. Compay Segundo - Sabroso
11. Alvin Youngblood Hart - Big Mama's Door

15. Arthur H - Le baron noir
15. Fiona Apple - Carrion

(do you accept ties ? I can't chose between those 2)


2 #11s as well, but don't worry about correcting it; the final results won't be significantly affected.
by DaveC
Thu Aug 30, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 6359

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

There are plenty of songs and artists listed above, and on my published lists, that I like but don’t feel guilty about. I found that I tend to expunge guilty thoughts from my mind so that guilty pleasures are forgotten. I don’t avoid putting guilty pleasure songs on my lists, I just don’t even think...
by DaveC
Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3566

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

diezcielos wrote:Albums.
01 | Fishmans | Long Season
...


Welcome to the forum diezcielos.
by DaveC
Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3566

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

StevieFan13 wrote:Is Criminal safe? That's all I'm wondering.


It is safe. As you've correctly discerned, not many songs from this year are as the song votes have been widely distributed. Already more songs getting votes than 1995, with at present 9 fewer voters.
by DaveC
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 17
Views: 1010

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 6

1 | The Fall | The Classical
5 | The Shins | So Says I
6 | Franz Ferdinand | Michael
7 | UFO | Doctor Doctor

2 | Foo Fighters | Walk
3 | Death Cab for Cutie | Transatlanticism
4 | Chris Isaak | Blue Hotel
8 | George Michael | Fastlove
by DaveC
Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.8
Replies: 15
Views: 873

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.8

1. Pet Shop Boys - Actually
2. Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful
The first Florence album I have heard that I like.
3. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista
4. Dolly Parton - Jolene
by DaveC
Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 95
Views: 6359

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

Well it's almost too embarrassing to mention that I noticed that nobody voted for "Ernie (The Fastest Milkman in the West)". So I'll try to get in a list in the next few days.
by DaveC
Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 15
Views: 780

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 5

2 | Fuck Buttons | Olympians
6 | Frankie Valli | Grease
7 | Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers | I'm Not a Juvenile Delinquent
8 | Bonnie Raitt | Love Has No Pride

1 | Lou Christie | Lightnin' Strikes
3 | LaVern Baker | Soul on Fire
4 | The Radio Dept. | Heaven’s On Fire
5 | The Normal | T.V.O.D.
by DaveC
Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3566

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Dan wrote:
DaveC wrote:Albums
2 | Compay Segundo | Yo Vengo Aqui

Songs
2 | Compay Segundo | Yo Vengo Aqui


Lovely to see these so high on your lists. Nicolas will be delighted. :D


Both can make it if Nicolas gets his votes in. Some months he does and some months not, so fingers crossed.
by DaveC
Tue Aug 21, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7
Replies: 24
Views: 1084

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.7

1. Pixies - Trompe le Monde
2. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact
3. The Knife - Deep Cuts
4. Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain
by DaveC
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 19
Views: 1069

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 4

2 | LCD Soundsystem | American Dream 5 | The War on Drugs | Pain 7 | Nine Inch Nails | Survivalism 8 | Betty Hutton | It Had to Be You 1 | David Bowie | All the Young Dudes 3 | Pet Shop Boys | Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money) 4 | Natalia Lafourcade | Azul 6 | Bob Marley and The Wailers | Dup...

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