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by DaveC
Tue May 23, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 11
Views: 105

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 2 Week 1

The Stooges - 1970 vs Prince - The Cross The Smiths - Frankly, Mr. Shankly vs Sufjan Stevens - The Predatory Wasp of the Palisades is Out to Get Us The Strokes - Alone, Together vs Michael Jackson - Baby Be Mine Arcade Fire - Haiti vs Talking Heads - Listening Wind Prince - The Ballad of Dorothy Pa...
by DaveC
Tue May 23, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.12
Replies: 9
Views: 128

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.12

1. The Jam - Setting Sons vs. The Knife - Shaking the Habitual
2. Angelo Badalamenti - Soundtrack from Twin Peaks vs. Comus - First Utterance
3. The Buggles - The Age of Plastic vs. Ween - God Ween Satan: The Oneness
4. Old Crow Medicine Show - Remedy vs. Finch - What It Is to Burn
by DaveC
Fri May 19, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Stone Roses' The Stone Roses (1989)
Replies: 14
Views: 211

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Stone Roses' The Stone Roses (1989)

08 | Made of Stone
13 | Fools Gold
11 | I Am the Resurrection
10 | This Is the One
01 | I Wanna Be Adored
03 | Waterfall
07 | (Song for My) Sugar Spun Sister
02 | She Bangs the Drums
05 | Bye Bye Badman
12 | Elephant Stone
04 | Don't Stop
09 | Shoot You Down
06 | Elizabeth My Dear
by DaveC
Thu May 18, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

andyd1010 wrote:I updated my album rankings.


11 | Elliott Smith | From a Basement on the Hill


But but but released October 2004!
by DaveC
Wed May 17, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Australian songs
Replies: 11
Views: 185

Re: Favorite Australian songs

Not forgetting: Python Lee Jackson - In a Broken Dream

And Crowded House are a NZ band.
by DaveC
Tue May 16, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.11
Replies: 19
Views: 349

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.11

1. Kyuss - Welcome to Sky Valley vs. The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators 2. Built to Spill - Perfect From Now On vs. Robert Wyatt - Comicopera 3. Game Theory - Lolita Nation vs. Tim Hecker - Radio Amor 4. Carl Perkins - The Dance Album of Carl Perkins vs. Ul...
by DaveC
Mon May 15, 2017 4:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 8
Replies: 17
Views: 242

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 8

Tricky - Abbaon Fat Tracks

Eminem - Drug Ballad

The Rolling Stones - I Am Waiting

Stevie Wonder - You've Got It Bad Girl

The Specials - Blank Expression

PJ Harvey - All and Everyone

The Smiths - You've Got Everything Now

T. Rex - Mambo Sun
by DaveC
Thu May 11, 2017 3:00 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Arcade Fire's Funeral
Replies: 29
Views: 2415

Re: Rank the Tracks: Arcade Fire's Funeral

1. Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
7. Wake Up
9. Rebellion (Lies)
6. Crown of Love
4. Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
2. Neighborhood #2 (Laika)
10. In the Backseat
5. Neighborhood #4 (7 Kettles)
3. Une année sans lumière
8. Haiti
by DaveC
Tue May 09, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.10
Replies: 27
Views: 472

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.10

1. Sinead O'Connor - The Lion and the Cobra vs. Joan Baez - Joan Baez 2. Scott Walker - Scott 3 vs. Billy Bragg - Life's a Riot with Spy vs. Spy (EP) 3. Ben Folds Five - Ben Folds Five vs. Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood - Nancy & Lee 4. Yuzo Koshiro - Bare Knuckle vs. Weird Al Yankovic - ...
by DaveC
Mon May 08, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Television's Marquee Moon (1977)
Replies: 16
Views: 243

Re: Rank the Tracks: Television's Marquee Moon (1977)

08 | Torn Curtain
05 | Elevation
07 | Prove It
02 | Venus
04 | Marquee Moon
03 | Friction
01 | See No Evil
06 | Guiding Light
by DaveC
Mon May 08, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 18
Views: 315

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 7

Pearl Jam - Why Go

M.I.A. - World Town

Pavement - Fillmore Jive

Elton John - Harmony

The Replacements - Favorite Thing

Jay-Z - Renegade

Suicide - Girl

The Velvet Underground - The Gift
by DaveC
Thu May 04, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs
Replies: 9
Views: 212

Re: Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs

I hope I'm not over-hyping, but I predict that both of these songs will be top 50 at year-end.
by DaveC
Thu May 04, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs
Replies: 9
Views: 212

Re: Two New LCD Soundsystem Songs

First listen: Hard-core fans will be very happy.
by DaveC
Wed May 03, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

whuntva wrote:7) The Knife-Heartbeats


Not only a 2002 song, but 4th in our 2002 poll just a few days ago! So already qualified for the decade poll.
by DaveC
Wed May 03, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

Actually came out in 2002 (I put it on my list for that year). Yes, actually 3 people voted for it in 2002. Come to think of it, didn't Ignition (Remix) as well, despite what it says on AM? (The single came out before the rest of the album). Everyone is voting for the remix which was distinctly dif...
by DaveC
Wed May 03, 2017 10:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

whuntva wrote:10) M83-Dead Cities, Red Seas, and Lost Ghosts


Well yes, the Oxford comma should be there, but it actually isn't.
by DaveC
Wed May 03, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

StevieFan13 wrote:
whuntva wrote:13) Electric Six-Danger! High Voltage!

Actually came out in 2002 (I put it on my list for that year).


Yes, actually 3 people voted for it in 2002.
by DaveC
Wed May 03, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

Albums 1 | Muse | Absolution 2 | The White Stripes | Elephant 3 | Yeah Yeah Yeahs | Fever to Tell 4 | Radiohead | Hail to the Thief 5 | Shiina Ringo | Kalk Samen Kuri no Hana 6 | Robert Wyatt | Cuckooland 7 | The Wrens | The Meadowlands 8 | Deerhoof | Apple O' 9 | Four Tet | Rounds 10 | Kaki King | ...
by DaveC
Tue May 02, 2017 11:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: ___ I dislike that everyone else likes.
Replies: 30
Views: 519

Re: ___ I dislike that everyone else likes.

This thread is listing lots of my favourite artists, song & albums.

Never mind.

Artists
AC/DC
AC/DC
AC/DC
Kraftwerk
Beck
Frank Sinatra
by DaveC
Tue May 02, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)
Replies: 18
Views: 368

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)

04 | Oh! Darling 02 | Something 09 | You Never Give Me Your Money 07 | Here Comes the Sun 01 | Come Together 03 | Maxwell's Silver Hammer 06 | I Want You (She's So Heavy) 05 | Octopus's Garden 15 | Carry That Weight 13 | She Came in Through the Bathroom Window 14 | Golden Slumbers 08 | Because 12 | ...
by DaveC
Tue May 02, 2017 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

13. Kanye West - Slow Jamz (here I'm talking about the Kanye version, so if you consider the two versions to be different, then remove this one and bump everything else up) Back in 2011, all the votes for Slow Jamz were in the 2003 poll, with none in the 2004 poll. I suggest we do the same this tim...
by DaveC
Tue May 02, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.9
Replies: 36
Views: 690

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.9

1. Teenage Fanclub - Bandwagonesque vs. Big Black - Atomizer 2. Morrissey - You Are the Quarry vs. Santigold - Santogold 3. Saint Etienne - So Tough vs. Spiritualized Electric Mainline - Pure Phase 4. Rodriguez - Coming from Reality vs. Georges Brassens - Chante les chansons poétiques (…et souvent g...
by DaveC
Tue May 02, 2017 2:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

ALBUMS results. 37 voters voted for 172 different albums. Nine clear cut favourites, then The Rising won the final automatic promotion. After that only 3 albums look hopeful of making the wildcard cut. Rank | Artist | Album | Points | # Voters 1 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot | 640 | 25 2 | The Flam...
by DaveC
Mon May 01, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 18
Views: 418

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 6

King Crimson - Moonchild

Janis Joplin - My Baby

Metallica - Welcome Home (Sanitarium)

Rage Against the Machine - Wake Up

Jimi Hendrix - Bold as Love

Bob Marley - Turn Your Lights Down Low

Leonard Cohen - One of Us Cannot Be Wrong

Air - La femme d'argent
by DaveC
Mon May 01, 2017 5:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 47
Views: 1143

Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

http://carolinaweek.org/files/2014/07/2003.png All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 2000s 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 have any recommendations, feel ...
by DaveC
Mon May 01, 2017 12:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

24 hours to go....
by DaveC
Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll
Replies: 46
Views: 1205

Re: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll

I concede that a different scoring system would be preferable. Although I'm a bit unsure as I rank by preference and don't normally attempt to score albums or songs. But I'm sure I could give it a go (and would gain pleasure from giving the three songs at the bottom of my list a zero - don't worry J...
by DaveC
Thu Apr 27, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

antonius wrote:9. The Notwist - Pilot


Was released in 2001 - and you voted it #13 for 2001!
by DaveC
Wed Apr 26, 2017 10:18 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Little Richard's Here's Little Richard (1957)
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: Rank the Tracks: Little Richard's Here's Little Richard (1957)

07 | Long Tall Sally
01 | Tutti Frutti
10 | Rip It Up
09 | Oh Why?
03 | Can't Believe You Wanna Leave
02 | True, Fine Mama
04 | Ready Teddy
11 | Jenny, Jenny
08 | Miss Ann
06 | Slippin' and Slidin'
12 | She's Got It
05 | Baby
by DaveC
Tue Apr 25, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

Jonathon wrote:10. Sleater Kinney- Dig Me Out (8.8, top 600 of all time)


One Beat ??
by DaveC
Tue Apr 25, 2017 11:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

Jonathon wrote:Is there really a debate about YHF as #1 of this year? (list forthcoming)


No there really isn't. Only a scant few of us can resist it's charms.
by DaveC
Tue Apr 25, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.8
Replies: 18
Views: 469

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.8

1. The Antlers - Hospice vs. The Beach Boys - Sunflower 2. Prefuse 73 - One Word Extinguisher vs. The Books - Thought for Food 3. Stone Temple Pilots - Purple vs. Agalloch - The Mantle 4. Cowboy Mouth - Are You with Me? vs. Weyes Blood and the Dark Juices - The Outside Room Find of the week: The Ou...
by DaveC
Tue Apr 25, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

Hi folks. I am new. Please reply accordingly. 2002 Albums 01 | Sigur Rós | ( ) 02 | Interpol | Turn On The Bright Lights 03 | The Flaming Lips | Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots 04 | Mono | One Step More And You Die 05 | Múm | Finally We Are No One 06 | VNV Nation | Futureperfect 07 | Sonic Youth | ...
by DaveC
Mon Apr 24, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll
Replies: 46
Views: 1205

Re: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll

Just sent my rankings. I ranked them all. Still think scoring option 1 is fairest.
by DaveC
Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 5
Replies: 14
Views: 254

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 5

Lauryn Hill - I Used to Love Him Curtis Mayfield - No Thing on Me (Cocaine Song) Bruce Springsteen - Johnny 99 Arctic Monkeys - Perhaps Vampires is a Bit Strong But... (Favourite 2 songs of the week) Tavares - More Than a Woman Pink Floyd - Goodbye Blue Sky The Beatles - Any Time At All (Biggest blo...
by DaveC
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!
Replies: 737
Views: 25565

Re: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!

I would appreciate it if someone would help me understand the meaning intended by the lyrics in the song "Satellite of Love." It is about a guy who is watching TV coverage of a satellite launch while contemplating his girlfriend's infidelity. 'Satellite of Love' then becomes a metaphor fo...
by DaveC
Wed Apr 19, 2017 6:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

Henry wrote:Albums

8. The Postal Service / Give Up


Ditto. 2003.

Those Ping Robots might be in trouble if Yoshimi takes the server down.
by DaveC
Wed Apr 19, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

Henry wrote:Songs

2. The Postal Service / Such Great Heights


2003 ?
by DaveC
Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.7
Replies: 19
Views: 408

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.7

1. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever vs. David Bowie - The Next Day 2. Peter Gabriel - Passion vs. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - No More Shall We Part 3. Los Lobos - La pistola y el corazón vs. Roy Orbison & Friends - A Black and White Night 4. Sun Electric - 30.7.94 Live vs. Godspeed! You Black E...
by DaveC
Sun Apr 16, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 19
Views: 450

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 4

Animal Collective - In the Flowers

The Velvet Underground - I'm Set Free

Frank Ocean - Crack Rock

The Modern Lovers - Hospital

Neil Young - Mellow My Mind

The Streets - Turn the Page

Pulp - Underwear

Jefferson Airplane - Today
by DaveC
Tue Apr 11, 2017 7:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.6
Replies: 21
Views: 614

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.6

1. Neneh Cherry - Raw Like Sushi vs. The Kinks - Face To Face
2. Arctic Monkeys - Favourite Worst Nightmare vs. 808 State - 90
3. Dead Can Dance - Spleen and Idealvs. Arthur Russell - Another Thought
4. Manuel Göttsching - Inventions for Electric Guitarvs. La Femme - Mystère
by DaveC
Sat Apr 08, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

ordinaryperson wrote:Songs
1 | Michael Andrews feat. Gary Jules | Mad World


This was released in 2001 - it garnered 17 points from 3 voters in the 2001 poll.
by DaveC
Thu Apr 06, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 2586

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

Albums: 1 | Sigur Rós | () 2 | Queens of the Stone Age | Songs for the Deaf 3 | Interpol | Turn On the Bright Lights 4 | The Flaming Lips | Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots 5 | Sleater-Kinney | One Beat 6 | Songs: Ohia | Didn't it Rain 7 | Godspeed You! Black Emperor | Yanqui U.X.O. 8 | Coldplay | A ...
by DaveC
Tue Apr 04, 2017 11:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2002 poll recommendations
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: 2002 poll recommendations

Songs: Ohia - Didn't it Rain An album that strangely opens with it's two weakest tracks. Maybe the producers thought that listeners would be devastated if it opened with the raw, sad, and desolate songs that make this such a fine work of art. Here is the centrepiece of the album. Avoid if you are fe...
by DaveC
Tue Apr 04, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.5
Replies: 31
Views: 794

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 8 - Round 1.5

1. Steely Dan - Can't Buy a Thrill vs. Ride - Nowhere
2. Gal Costa - Fa-Tal-Gal a Todo Vapor vs. Frank Sinatra - September of My Years
3. Donnacha Costello - Colorseries vs. The Afghan Whigs - Do to the Beast
4. White Noise - An Electric Storm vs. J. Cole - 2014 Forest Hills Drive
by DaveC
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 17
Views: 533

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 3

The Stooges - Real Cool Time

Joni Mitchell - Court and Spark

Lou Reed - The Bed

Gang of Four - Ether

The White Stripes - I Think I Smell a Rat

Bjork - Unravel

Sigur Ros - Flugufrelsarinn

Bob Marley - Rebel Music (3 O'Clock Roadblock)
by DaveC
Sun Apr 02, 2017 3:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of the Year 1992: Song Finals
Replies: 17
Views: 413

Re: Music of the Year 1992: Song Finals

Nightswimming
by DaveC
Sun Apr 02, 2017 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2000s Polls: Rules, Results & Links
Replies: 4
Views: 387

Re: AMF 2000s Polls: Rules, Results & Links

2002 ALBUMS qualifying directly for the decade poll. 1 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 2 | The Flaming Lips | Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots 3 | Queens of the Stone Age | Songs for the Deaf 4 | Coldplay | A Rush of Blood to the Head 5 | Interpol | Turn on the Bright Lights 6 | Sleater-Kinney | One ...
by DaveC
Sun Apr 02, 2017 2:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 3462

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

ALBUMS results. 40 voters voted for 196 different albums. Clear cut top 10 this time. Rank | Artist | Album | Points | # Voters 1 | The Strokes | Is This It | 725 | 25 2 | Daft Punk | Discovery | 522 | 21 3 | The White Stripes | White Blood Cells | 502 | 22 4 | Radiohead | Amnesiac | 488 | 27 5 | Ja...

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