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by DaveC
Sun May 20, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1322

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Chris K. wrote:8. Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 85-92


#4 in our 1992 poll, and you voted for it last month.

Chris K. wrote:6. Beck - Mellow Gold


1994: Vote for it next month.
by DaveC
Sat May 19, 2018 3:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 12
Replies: 16
Views: 230

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 12

Cardiacs - Dirty Boy
by DaveC
Tue May 15, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.9
Replies: 13
Views: 228

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.9

Agreeing with Bang Jan for the second week in a row. Except that I'm sorry I couldn't vote for Neon Golden.

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis
3. Camel - Mirage
4. Francesco De Gregori - Rimmel
by DaveC
Sun May 13, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: R.E.M.'s Automatic for the People (1992)
Replies: 22
Views: 2833

Re: Rank the Tracks: R.E.M.'s Automatic for the People (1992)

04 | Everybody Hurts
01 | Drive
12 | Find the River
11 | Nightswimming
10 | Man on the Moon
02 | Try Not to Breathe
03 | The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite
07 | Monty Got a Raw Deal
08 | Ignoreland
06 | Sweetness Follows
09 | Star Me Kitten
05 | New Orleans Instrumental No. 1
by DaveC
Thu May 10, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.16
Replies: 19
Views: 405

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.16

Pitou - Give Me a Glass
Pelicat - Tell Me I'm Wrong
Phantastic Ferniture - Fuckin 'N' Rollin
by DaveC
Thu May 10, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1322

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Albums 1 | Björk | Debut 2 | Slowdive | Souvlaki 3 | The Smashing Pumpkins | Siamese Dream 4 | Nirvana | In Utero 5 | The Flaming Lips | Transmissions from the Satellite Heart 6 | Red House Painters | Red House Painters [Rollercoaster] 7 | Paul Weller | Wild Wood 8 | Tindersticks | Tindersticks 9 | ...
by DaveC
Tue May 08, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8
Replies: 29
Views: 432

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8

A week of easy choices

1. My Morning Jacket - Z
2. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues
3. Apples In Stereo - New Magnetic Wonder
4. Mari Boine - Idjagieđas: In the Hand of the Night
by DaveC
Mon May 07, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 11
Replies: 11
Views: 237

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 11

Cardiacs - Dirty Boy
by DaveC
Sat May 05, 2018 4:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1322

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

songs 01. Onyx. Slam 02. Onyx. Duh 03. Onyx. Duh 04. Onyx. Duh 05. Onyx. Duh 06. Onyx. Duh 07. Onyx. Duh 08. Onyx. Let The Boys 09. Onyx. Be Boys 10. MC Sar & The Real McCoy. Another Night sneakdit: psshhhh.. it's actually Suede ft Dr Ellie Sattler: "She's Not Dead" and Stakka Bo &quo...
by DaveC
Fri May 04, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1322

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Slowdive is doing great in this thread so far. I've always felt like I'm one of the lone Souvlaki fans on the forum so glad to see that's change. I wonder if their comeback album last year led people to (re)discover it. I think it is about a different group of voters. It is my #2. I didn't vote las...
by DaveC
Wed May 02, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

A drop off in votes means that probably no more than the automatically qualifying first ten albums will make the decade poll. 1992 will probably get it quota of songs however, with five songs in wildcard qualifying positions. Much change in the qualifying songs from last time. Biggest surprise for m...
by DaveC
Wed May 02, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1322

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Craig wrote:
(did those links work?? I never know if I'm doing it right)


They do work. I remember a few good singles from You am I, so I'll give these a listen.
by DaveC
Wed May 02, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

andyd1010 wrote:If there's time for two more lists...


Still open. It's not all over until the fat person sings - and that is usually Greg. :music-singing:
by DaveC
Tue May 01, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1322

Re: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

Dexter wrote:12 | Underworld | Dubnobasswithmyheadman


Interesting. I had it as 1994, but AM has it as 1993. I guess there is a good reason for that.
by DaveC
Tue May 01, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

StevieFan13 wrote:Songs:
6 | R.E.M. | Nightswimming

(I'm so upset because I really wish I could find a place for Nightswimming)


...and you did find a place for Nightswimming after all (but not for The Sidewinder sleeps Tonight).

...and no album votes this time?
by DaveC
Tue May 01, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Nirvana's In Utero (1993)
Replies: 10
Views: 586

Re: Rank the Tracks: Nirvana's In Utero (1993)

03 | Heart-Shaped Box
09 | Pennyroyal Tea
06 | Dumb
02 | Scentless Apprentice
05 | Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle
04 | Rape Me
12 | All Apologies
01 | Serve the Servants
08 | Milk It
10 | Radio Friendly Unit Shifter
07 | Very Ape
11 | tourette's
by DaveC
Tue May 01, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll
Replies: 37
Views: 1322

Songs and Albums of 1993 Poll

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/bd/d5/9e/bdd59e4cadd8e6a9b231a8d5b5d5deb8.jpg All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on June 1st. Please format your list like this if possible: Rank | Artist | Album/Song If you h...
by DaveC
Tue May 01, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7
Replies: 21
Views: 576

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7

1. Kanye West - 808s and Heartbreaks
2. Joan Manuel Serrat - Mediterraneo
3. Venetian Snares - Rossz csillag alatt született
4. John Fahey - Volume II: Death Chants, Military Waltzes

Favourite album I couldn't vote for: Gypsy Punks: Underdog World Strike
by DaveC
Tue May 01, 2018 12:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

I'm bad at guessing results by just scanning these lists, but it looks like PJ Harvey's Dry - my candidate for best album of the decade - is not doing to stellar here. It ranks mostly low in the top 15 of people and might miss the cut. Isn't that a forum favorite anymore? It is ranking #8 at the mo...
by DaveC
Mon Apr 30, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

Poll closing in about 36 hours.
by DaveC
Mon Apr 30, 2018 4:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

By the way, during my utterly endless work on my top 1,000 songs, I noticed that "Hey Jealousy" is originally on the Gin Blossoms' 1989 independent debut album Dusted . This is a separate version, distinct enough from the 1992 release to be different. I really like the “Dusted” versions o...
by DaveC
Sun Apr 29, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Lift Yourself, new single
Replies: 22
Views: 784

Re: Kanye West - Lift Yourself, new single

Interesting we get a song called Lift Yourself days after he has updated his brand to 'rebelliously' support Trump and implied he's going to run for President. 'Lift yourself by your bootstraps' being the libertarian battle cry. There are an infinite number of reasons why a libertarian wouldn't sup...
by DaveC
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15
Replies: 11
Views: 505

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15

spiritualized wrote:
DaveC wrote:Hi spiritualized - That is the 18.14 playlist.

Indeed ! Fixed !
Better ?


Yes thank you.
by DaveC
Wed Apr 25, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15
Replies: 11
Views: 505

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15

Hi spiritualized - That is the 18.14 playlist.
by DaveC
Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6
Replies: 16
Views: 589

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6

1. Cyndi Lauper - She's so Unusual
2. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan
3. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine
4. Aimee Mann - Music from the Motion Picture Magnolia
by DaveC
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 09
Replies: 18
Views: 586

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 09

Nadine Shah - Fool
by DaveC
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.14
Replies: 6
Views: 388

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.14

Mazzy Star - Quiet, The Winter Harbor
by DaveC
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: A tribute to Lana Del Rey
Replies: 7
Views: 418

Re: A tribute to Lana Del Rey

Well worth saying. There is certainly something unique about Lana Del Ray's artistic vision, and that is always a good thing. What draws me to her is the sense of sincere existential angst, few would have the courage to reveal these thoughts and feelings. I'm one of the Ultraviolence fan boys - mayb...
by DaveC
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5
Replies: 19
Views: 767

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5

1. Portishead - Portishead
First round clash - more like a semi-final for me.
2. Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band - Shiny Beast
3. Snog - Beyond the Valley of the Proles
4. Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 (Moscow Philharmonic)
by DaveC
Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

Albums 1 | R.E.M. | Automatic for the People 2 | Henryk Górecki | Symphony No. 3 - London Sinfonietta / David Zinman / Dawn Upshaw 3 | Tom Waits | Bone Machine 4 | Tori Amos | Little Earthquakes 5 | Kronos Quartet | Pieces of Africa 6 | Red House Painters | Down Colorful Hill 7 | Nick Cave & The...
by DaveC
Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

Chris K. wrote:
Rob wrote:
DaveC wrote:
Maybe a missing 7.


He told me that his #7 is Michael Bolton - Timeless: The Classics.


It's actually a little embarrassing that Timeless is *only* my #7

Fixed!


Ah so the missing #7 was a diversion to get in 2 votes for Your Arsenal!
by DaveC
Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 6336

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

Thanks BleuPanda. This was an excellent idea perfectly executed.
by DaveC
Fri Apr 13, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

Chris K. wrote:Albums:
6. Alice In Chains - Dirt
8. Morrissey - Your Arsenal


Maybe a missing 7.
by DaveC
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 6336

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

BleuPanda wrote:I was just giving a preview of how this poll will look in a decade.


Laugh or Cry :?:
by DaveC
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 08
Replies: 19
Views: 725

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 08

Can - Come Sta, La Luna
by DaveC
Tue Apr 10, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4
Replies: 19
Views: 723

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. John Talabot - Fin
3. Blanck Mass - World Eater
4. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
by DaveC
Mon Apr 09, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 909

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3

Can somebody explain the greatness of The Police to me? Well not really, but.... Firstly, I agree with your assessment of this album. Back in the day, I purchased "Reggatta de Blanc" without hearing it, but this album I did not buy. This will be hard for anyone who saw them in latter year...
by DaveC
Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

Has to be the jpg reference.

by DaveC
Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Re: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

jade.palooka wrote:
24.Amy Grant.Slanted And Enchanted


You refer of course to the splendid "Home for Christmas", not to that other album that is - well - tryin'
by DaveC
Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 6336

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

As folks enter their 60's and 70's they often start to atrophy in many aspects of their physical, intellectual and emotional pursuits. Crumbs. That's me done then. NB My tastes do change over time. The truth is that you never know which things you will love more in the future and which less. But th...
by DaveC
Wed Apr 04, 2018 2:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 07
Replies: 19
Views: 630

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 07

Wizzard - See My Baby Jive
by DaveC
Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 909

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat
3. Djeli Moussa Diawara - Yasimika
4. Dr. Dog - We All Belong
by DaveC
Mon Apr 02, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 2806

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

ALBUMS results. 37 voters voted for 126 different albums. Automatic qualifiers for the decade poll:- Rank | Points | # Voters | Rank in last 1991 poll (2012) | AM 1991 Rank | Artist | Album 1 | 892 | 32 | 1 | 1 | Nirvana | Nevermind 2 | 793 | 25 | 3 | 3 | My Bloody Valentine | Loveless 3 | 624 | 22 ...
by DaveC
Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 2806

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Deleted.

I'll redo to include Greg & Craig's votes.
by DaveC
Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links
Replies: 4
Views: 484

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

1992 ALBUMS qualifying directly for the decade poll:- 1 | R.E.M. | Automatic for the People 2 | Pavement | Slanted and Enchanted 3 | Tori Amos | Little Earthquakes 4 | Aphex Twin | Selected Ambient Works 85-92 5 | Rage Against the Machine | Rage Against the Machine 6 | Tom Waits | Bone Machine 7 | ...
by DaveC
Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2449

Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll

http://www.ssgmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/1992_1-600x338.jpg All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on May 1st. Please format your list like this if possible: Rank | Artist | Album/Song If you have any ...
by DaveC
Sun Apr 01, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 2806

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Poll will close in 24 hours
by DaveC
Fri Mar 30, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Dorian Lynskey - 33 Revolutions Per Minute: A History of Protest Songs, from Billie Holiday to Green Day (2011)
Replies: 8
Views: 941

Re: Dorian Lynskey - 33 Revolutions Per Minute: A History of Protest Songs, from Billie Holiday to Green Day (2011)

Harold wrote:
DaveC wrote:No Phil Ochs


I'm sure it wouldn't interest anybody outside of a small circle of friends.

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:


Nice one.
:obscene-drinkingcheers:

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