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by DaveC
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15
Replies: 3
Views: 37

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: 3
Views: 37

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: 8
Views: 132

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: 315

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: 194

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: 215

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: 411

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: 49
Views: 890

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: 49
Views: 890

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: 4479

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: 49
Views: 890

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: 4479

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: 363

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: 388

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: 517

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: 49
Views: 890

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: 49
Views: 890

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: 4479

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: 371

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: 517

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: 2220

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: 2220

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Deleted.

I'll redo to include Greg & Craig's votes.
by DaveC
Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1992 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 890

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: 2220

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: 730

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:
by DaveC
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Finals (Neighborhood #1 vs. Sinnerman)
Replies: 27
Views: 461

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Finals (Neighborhood #1 vs. Sinnerman)

Both in my AT top 100, but this one is higher - and my favourite track off Funeral

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
by DaveC
Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What All Time polls would you like to see AcclaimedMusic do in the future?
Replies: 6
Views: 280

Re: What All Time polls would you like to see AcclaimedMusic do in the future?

Live in Phoenix wrote:If someone does TV theme songs, here are 200ish to comb through.


Some big omissions there:

Games of Thrones
The Wire
by DaveC
Wed Mar 28, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2
Replies: 25
Views: 518

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2

Rob wrote:Does Spotify use the cover of Tindersticks (I) for Tindersticks (II) in every region (the first isn't available here)? Confusing stuff.


Same here. Very odd,
by DaveC
Wed Mar 28, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 2220

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

With Easter weekend coming up don't forget to get your votes in. Some surprises to come if new votes don't change the situation.
by DaveC
Wed Mar 28, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 06
Replies: 20
Views: 382

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 06

Interpol - Pioneer to the Falls
by DaveC
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2
Replies: 25
Views: 518

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2

1. Underworld - Dubnobasswithmyheadman
2. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II)
3. Nina Simone - In Concert 1964
4. Pescado Rabioso - Artaud
by DaveC
Thu Mar 22, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals
Replies: 21
Views: 468

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Nina Simone - Sinnerman
by DaveC
Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Grand Final
Replies: 26
Views: 572

Re: 9825/10000: Grand Final

The inevitable and rightful winner.

Thanks Bang Jan.
by DaveC
Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.10
Replies: 11
Views: 328

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.10

Rob wrote:I nominate:

Marlon Williams, featuring Aldous Harding - Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore
Just trust me on this one.


Seconded.
I could have sworn I nominated this last year.
by DaveC
Tue Mar 20, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.1
Replies: 20
Views: 529

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.1

1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
2. Townes Van Zandt - The Late Great Townes Van Zandt
3. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth
4. Yehuda Poliker - Efer Veavak
by DaveC
Sun Mar 18, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Björk's Post (1995)
Replies: 14
Views: 377

Re: Rank the Tracks: Björk's Post (1995)

02 | Hyper-Ballad
07 | Isobel
08 | Possibly Maybe
04 | It's Oh So Quiet
09 | I Miss You
05 | Enjoy
01 | Army of Me
03 | The Modern Things
06 | You've Been Flirting Again
11 | Headphones
10 | Cover Me
by DaveC
Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 8
Replies: 22
Views: 539

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 8

Arctic Monkeys - 505

Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms

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

Nina Simone - Sinnerman
by DaveC
Thu Mar 15, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 2220

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Albums: 1 | Pearl Jam | Ten 2 | Tuxedomoon | The Ghost Sonata 3 | My Bloody Valentine | Loveless 4 | R.E.M. | Out Of Time 5 | Slowdive | Just for a Day 6 | Pixies | Trompe le Monde 7 | Nirvana | Nevermind 8 | Cesária Évora | Mar Azul 9 | Slint | Spiderland 10 | Talk Talk | Laughing Stock 11 | АукцЫо...
by DaveC
Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Grand Final
Replies: 26
Views: 572

Re: 9825/10000: Grand Final

9962 | Massive Attack | Angel
9991 | Bob Dylan | Queen Jane Approximately
9861 | Elton John | Levon
9837 | Bernard Herrmann | Vertigo Prelude and Rooftop
by DaveC
Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: REMINDER : Missing Votes !! AMF WC Classics Edition 04
Replies: 49
Views: 910

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 04

Avishai Cohen Trio - Eleven Wives
by DaveC
Tue Mar 13, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women
Replies: 282
Views: 8462

Re: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women

Thanks BleuPanda. Great to see a top 1000 like this. It must have been a lot of work, so thanks again.

I expected Strange Fruit & Wuthering Heights to be the top 2, I'm always wrong so no surprise it wasn't so.
by DaveC
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.08
Replies: 9
Views: 323

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.08

Manic Street Preachers - Distant Colours
by DaveC
Thu Mar 08, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Spotify Smirnoff Equalizer - % of Women Artists You Listen to - International Women's Day
Replies: 23
Views: 487

Re: Spotify Smirnoff Equalizer - % of Women Artists You Listen to - International Women's Day

13%. I have no idea if that is accurate, but I doubt it. Nothing on Spotify identifies gender, so they must be going off names. Would they even recognize that PJ Harvey is female? The process runs far too fast to have any sophistication built into it. We didn't need a Vodka company to confirm that e...
by DaveC
Thu Mar 08, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 16/Division Finals
Replies: 23
Views: 563

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 16/Division Finals

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Arctic Monkeys - 505
Frida Hyvonen - Dirty Dancing
Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms
Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight
Michael Kiwanuka - Cold Little Heart
Nina Simone - Sinnerman
Majical Cloudz - Childhood's End
by DaveC
Wed Mar 07, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Semi-finals
Replies: 18
Views: 428

Re: 9825/10000: Semi-finals

9861 | Elton John | Levon 9889 | Laura Nyro & Labelle | The Bells 9989 | Aretha Franklin | The House that Jack Built 9996 | Rodriguez | Crucify Your Mind 9962 | Massive Attack | Angel 9934 | Björk | Violently Happy 9913 | Kendrick Lamar | Untitled / Untitled 03 | 05.28.2013 9831 | Aaron Neville ...
by DaveC
Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 03
Replies: 17
Views: 534

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 03

Smithers-Jones wrote:The Jam - Man in the Corner Shop


Seconded.
by DaveC
Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: My Bloody Valentine's Loveless (1991)
Replies: 21
Views: 2710

Re: Rank the Tracks: My Bloody Valentine's Loveless (1991)

08 | Sometimes
05 | When You Sleep
07 | Come In Alone
11 | Soon
01 | Only Shallow
06 | I Only Said
10 | What You Want
09 | Blown a Wish
02 | Loomer
03 | Touched
04 | To Here Knows When
by DaveC
Mon Mar 05, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's Hunky Dory (1971)
Replies: 7
Views: 256

Re: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's Hunky Dory (1971)

04 | Life on Mars?
01 | Changes
02 | Oh! You Pretty Things
06 | Quicksand
11 | The Bewlay Brothers
05 | Kooks
09 | Song for Bob Dylan
03 | Eight Line Poem
08 | Andy Warhol
10 | Queen Bitch
07 | Fill Your Heart

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