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by DaveC
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 10
Views: 102

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: 206

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: 12
Views: 138

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: 103
Views: 2791

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: 36542

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: 189

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: 472

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: 335

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: 473

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: 43
Views: 1362

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: 43
Views: 1362

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: 690

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: 43
Views: 1362

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: 43
Views: 1362

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: 43
Views: 1362

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: 3028

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: 743

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: 3028

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: 43
Views: 1362

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 5:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1997 Poll
Replies: 43
Views: 1362

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: 3028

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: 5196

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: 3028

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: 3028

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: 589

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: 589

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: 5196

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: 606

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: 3028

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: 854

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: 845

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...
by DaveC
Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 23
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 23

Curved Air - Back Street Luv
by DaveC
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.28
Replies: 10
Views: 548

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.28

Oliver Coates - Charlev
by DaveC
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?
Replies: 53
Views: 2362

Re: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?

Romain wrote:The huge majority of major albums from non-English speaking countries I think :-)


Very true.
by DaveC
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6
Replies: 18
Views: 751

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6

1. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
2. Beach House - Depression Cherry
3. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
4. Sweet Trip - Velocity: Design: Comfort
by DaveC
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.27
Replies: 17
Views: 788

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.27

The Beths - Not Running
Kadhja Bonet - Delphine
by DaveC
Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3028

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Songs: 1. Jay-Z | Reasonable Doubt 2. | Belle and Sebastian | If You’re Feeling Sinister… 3. Johnny Cash - Unchained 4. Steve Earle - I Feel Alright .5 Beck / Where Its At 6. Barenaked Ladies / If I had a $1,000,000 7.Jamiroquai - Cosmic Girl 8.Daniela Mercury - Nobre Vagabundo 9.Neneh Cherry - Wom...
by DaveC
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?
Replies: 53
Views: 2362

Re: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?

Gentle Giant remain completely absent from AM. Their first seven albums are highly rated by non-critics. "Octopus" ranks at 54 on Harold's (very interesting) list, but the other six can't be far away from the top. Camel have only "The Snow Goose" bubbling. The often referenced cl...
by DaveC
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 16
Views: 776

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 3

2 | Little Anthony and The Imperials | Hurt So Bad 3 | Magnetic Man | I Need Air 4 | The White Stripes | You're Pretty Good Lookin' (For a Girl) 5 | Steely Dan | Show Biz Kids 1 | Sonic Youth | Silver Rocket 6 | Spandau Ballet | Chant No. 1 (I Don't Need This Pressure On) 7 | DMX | Get at Me Dog 8 |...
by DaveC
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5
Replies: 20
Views: 887

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5

1. Elliott Smith - Figure 8
2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis
3. Camel - Mirage
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by DaveC
Sat Aug 04, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 25
Views: 921

Re: 6001/6096: Heats, Week 2

3 | Eddie Vedder | Hard Sun
5 | Pulp | My Legendary Girlfriend
6 | Killer Mike | Reagan
7 | Clipse | Wamp Wamp (What It Do)


1 | Mount Kimbie feat. King Krule | Blue Train Lines
2 | Jeff Buckley | Mojo Pin
4 | Hank Williams | Ramblin' Man
8 | The Time | Jungle Love
by DaveC
Sat Aug 04, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 21
Replies: 10
Views: 473

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 21

Elliott Smith - Pictures of Me
by DaveC
Thu Aug 02, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3028

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Two New Zealanders on one music forum! That’s awesome. I assume you are thinking of madzong & SafetyCat. My passport says I'm a New Zealander too. I was born in the UK and have lived in several countries and have been in Auckland since 1988. My grandchildren were born in New Zealand and Austral...
by DaveC
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links
Replies: 8
Views: 2333

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

1996 ALBUMS qualifying directly for the decade poll:- 1 | Belle and Sebastian | If You're Feeling Sinister 2 | DJ Shadow | Endtroducing..... 3 | Beck | Odelay 4 | Fiona Apple | Tidal 5 | Weezer | Pinkerton 6 | Manic Street Preachers | Everything Must Go 7 | Stereolab | Emperor Tomato Ketchup 8 | Wi...
by DaveC
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll
Replies: 62
Views: 2763

Re: Songs and Albums of 1995 Poll

ALBUMS results. Not greatly different from last time, except that our 10, 11, and 12 ranked albums didn’t feature then. Only 4 albums from 1995 are likely to make the decade poll via wildcard. 32 voters voted for 120 different albums. Automatic qualifiers for the decade poll:- Rank | Points | # Vote...
by DaveC
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3028

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Albums 1 | Manic Street Preachers | Everything Must Go 2 | Compay Segundo | Yo Vengo Aqui 3 | Fishmans | Long Season 4 | bob hund | Omslag: Martin Kann 5 | Dirty Three | Horse Stories 6 | Sixteen Horsepower | Sackcloth 'n' Ashes 7 | Cowboy Junkies | Lay It Down 8 | Low | The Curtain Hits the Cast 9 ...
by DaveC
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3028

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

Does Where the Wild Roses Grow count as a '95 or '96 song or both? It has had 6 votes in 1995, but I will accept votes in 1996 which will go towards the wild-card total from anyone (such as yourself) who didn't vote for it in 1995. Is it a safe wildcard as of now or did it make the top ten and my v...
by DaveC
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3028

Re: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

StevieFan13 wrote:Does Where the Wild Roses Grow count as a '95 or '96 song or both?


It has had 6 votes in 1995, but I will accept votes in 1996 which will go towards the wild-card total from anyone (such as yourself) who didn't vote for it in 1995.
by DaveC
Wed Aug 01, 2018 5:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll
Replies: 69
Views: 3028

Songs and Albums of 1996 Poll

[imgsize 450x250:gwvpn2ee]http://www.iamgoingto1996.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/1996logo16.png All the rules and explanations for voting are here: AMF 1990s Polls: Rules, Results & Links The deadline is midnight (UTC) on September 1st. Please format your list like this if possible: Rank | Art...

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