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by bonnielaurel
Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1

Grimes - Art Angels
The Velvet Underground - VU
Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
Peter Gabriel - Us
by bonnielaurel
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 21
Views: 383

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4

Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow
Laura Marling - Master Hunter
Daft Punk - Giorgio by Moroder
Daft Punk feat. Julian Casablancas - Instant Crush
Nils Frahm - Says
Holly Herndon - Chorus
Angel Olsen - White Fire
Swans - A Little God in My Hands
by bonnielaurel
Tue Oct 08, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 1776

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
Pink Floyd - Animals
St. Vincent - Marry Me
Heatmiser - Mic City Sons
by bonnielaurel
Sun Oct 06, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 2189

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3

Julia Holter - Marienbad
Death Grips - Hacker
Charli XCX - You're the One
Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You
Lana Del Rey - Ride
My Blood Valentine - Only Tomorrow
The Knife - A Tooth for an Eye
Waxahatchee - Swan Dive
by bonnielaurel
Sun Oct 06, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2992

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Moonbeam wrote:
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:38 pm
bonnielaurel wrote:
Wed Oct 02, 2019 12:08 pm
Top 30 Albums:
You've got Touch by Sarah McLachlan listed both at #7 and #29. Should I keep it at #7 and bump #30 up?
Ah stupid. Yes, it stays at #7. Roxette will be my new #30. Thanks for noticing.
by bonnielaurel
Sun Oct 06, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2992

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Top 30 Albums: Take 6 - Take 6: Doo Be Doo Wop Bop! Edie Brickell & New Bohemians - Shooting Rubberbands at Stars Pet Shop Boys - Introspective Glad to see I won't be the only one voting for these. Yes, the a cappella of Take 6 was a discovery to me. Great title too! Edie Brickell is one of those t...
by bonnielaurel
Fri Oct 04, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.32
Replies: 7
Views: 1326

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.32

Poppy - I Disagree
by bonnielaurel
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 2033

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

Bob Dylan - Desire
Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B.
The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge
Bee Gees - Bee Gees' 1st
by bonnielaurel
Wed Oct 02, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2992

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Top 30 Albums: Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman The Proclaimers - Sunshine on Leith Enya - Watermark The Pogues - If I Should Fall from Grace with God Gipsy Kings - Gipsy Kings Crowded House - Temple of Low Men Sarah McLachlan - Touch Tanita Tikaram - Ancient Heart The Pasadenas - To Whom It May Conce...
by bonnielaurel
Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 40
Views: 3037

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2

Fleet Foxes - Grown Ocean
Chairlift - Amanaemonesia
Beyoncé - Love on Top
Of Monsters and Men - Little Talks
The Roots - Make My
Oneohtrix Point Never - Replica
The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling
Chvrches - Lies
by bonnielaurel
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 2606

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

Based on the number of auto fills it doesn't look too good for my choices. Best Albums: (auto fill for 1, 2, 8) Grimes: Art Angels Laura Marling: Once I Was an Eagle The Divine Comedy: Foreverland First Aid Kit: Ruins Lana Del Rey: Born to Die Gregory Porter: Liquid Spirit Lindi Ortega: Little Red B...
by bonnielaurel
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs
Replies: 75
Views: 4283

Re: Best Motown Songs

Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke (1976) Stevie Wonder - Superstition (1972) Marvin Gaye - What’s Going On (1971) The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go (1964) Diana Ross - I’m Still Waiting (1970) Four Tops - Reach Out I’ll Be There (1967) Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me (1985) Commodores - Easy (1977) Smoke...
by bonnielaurel
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 3320

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1

Beach House - Walk in the Park
MGMT - Congratulations
The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Marina and the Diamonds - I Am Not a Robot
LCD Soundsystem - Home
Mark Ronson and the Business Intl. - Bang Bang Bang
Ellie Goulding - Lights
The Vaccines - Post Break-Up Sex
by bonnielaurel
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1969

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

Mogwai - Young Team
Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain
Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
Peter Gabriel - Us
by bonnielaurel
Wed Sep 18, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

A lot of the songs that I was considering have been nominated by someone else. This made the choice easier.
by bonnielaurel
Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

2015 Carly Rae Jepsen - All That [#89]
by bonnielaurel
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3937

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

Grimes - Art Angels
Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine
Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster & Panaiotis - Deep Listening
by bonnielaurel
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

2013 Laura Marling - Master Hunter [#120]
by bonnielaurel
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

2012 Charli XCX - You're the One [bubbling]
by bonnielaurel
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

2011 Beyoncé - Love on Top (#79)
by bonnielaurel
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 16112

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Marina and the Diamonds - I Am Not a Robot (2010, bubbling)
by bonnielaurel
Tue Sep 10, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 4027

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
Tom Waits - Closing Time
St. Vincent - Marry Me
Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen
by bonnielaurel
Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7
Replies: 37
Views: 3383

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7

Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners
Pink Floyd - Animals
Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever
Heatmiser - Mic City Sons
by bonnielaurel
Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 12307

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Top 30 Albums: Michael Jackson - Bad Whitney Houston - Whitney Sting - ...Nothing Like the Sun George Michael - Faith U2 - The Joshua Tree Suzanne Vega - Solitude Standing France Gall - Babacar Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine - Let It Loose Terence Trent d’Arby - Introducing the Hardline Accor...
by bonnielaurel
Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: (Unofficial) Favorite Artists of the 2010s
Replies: 36
Views: 8039

Re: (Unofficial) Favorite Artists of the 2010s

1. Laura Marling
2. First Aid Kit
3. Grimes
4. Gregory Porter
5. Lana del Rey
6. GoGo Penguin
7. Janelle Monáe
8. Lindi Ortega
9. The Divine Comedy
10. Natalia Lafourcade
11. Leon Bridges
12. Anoushka Shankar
13. Robyn
14. Charli XCX
15. Michael Kiwanuka
by bonnielaurel
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20795

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

I've replaced Talk Talk by Basia at #14, because that was a single in 1985. The rest remains the same.
by bonnielaurel
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5
Replies: 36
Views: 5349

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5

Bob Dylan - Desire
Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B.
The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge
Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek
by bonnielaurel
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 34
Views: 5237

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

Blur - 13
Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
Benjamin Britten - War Requiem [London Symphony Orchestra]
by bonnielaurel
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 6584

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

Mogwai - Young Team
Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain
Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges
Youssou N'Dour - The Guide (Wommat)
by bonnielaurel
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1960s: 1969 (2019 edition)
Replies: 16
Views: 4252

Re: Films of the 1960s: 1969 (2019 edition)

Ma nuit chez Maud [My Night at Maud's] Anne of the Thousand Days A Boy Named Charlie Brown La Piscine [The Swimming Pool] Kes Cactus Flower Fellini - Satyricon L'Armée des ombres [Army of Shadows] The Italian Job Women in Love Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Sayat N...
by bonnielaurel
Sat Aug 03, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20795

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Top 30 Albums: Paul Simon - Graceland Madonna - True Blue Janet Jackson - Control Astor Piazzolla - Tango: Zero Hour Peter Gabriel - So Bangles - Different Light Tina Turner - Break Every Rule Europe - The Final Countdown Giora Feidman - The Magic of the Klezmer Throwing Muses - Throwing Muses Chri...
by bonnielaurel
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 7569

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

Sharon Van Etten - Are We There
The Velvet Underground - VU
Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
by bonnielaurel
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 5367

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

Grimes - Art Angels
Elton John - Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt
Ravi Shankar - Shankar Family and Friends
Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster & Panaiotis - Deep Listening
by bonnielaurel
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 41501

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Thanks for all the work, TheLastEnemy. I'm glad with the good placings for some of my favourites, like Björk, Stevie Wonder and Nina Simone.
by bonnielaurel
Thu Jul 18, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1960s: 1968 (2019 edition)
Replies: 16
Views: 5400

Re: Films of the 1960s: 1968 (2019 edition)

Rosemary's Baby 2001: A Space Odyddey Romeo and Juliet La Mariée était en noir [The Bride Wore Black] Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell Le Gendarme se marie [The Gendarme Gets Married] Skammen [Shame] Oliver! Bandolero The Love Bug Faces Funny Girl Once Upon a Time in the West Night of the Living Dead The ...
by bonnielaurel
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16
Replies: 20
Views: 2766

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16

1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Tom Waits - Closing Time
3. Rush - Permanent Waves
4. Hedningarna - Hippjokk
by bonnielaurel
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 41501

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Simple Minds are ranked 456 on AM. Did they finish outside of the top 500 here?
by bonnielaurel
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 41501

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

It would be cool to see a poll of artists unranked on AM. Probably popular artists that are looked down on by critics would top it. Possibly they could also be artists that sit outside the usual wheelhouse of artists that critics usually cover. I had fifteen unacclaimed artists in my top 200: 78. G...
by bonnielaurel
Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 194
Views: 35618

Re: Best Elvis Presley Songs

Jailhouse Rock In the Ghetto Are You Lonesome Tonight Return to Sender Heartbreak Hotel (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear Such a Night (You're the) Devil in Disguise Suspicious Minds All Shook Up Little Sister Wooden Heart Surrender Love Me Tender It's Now or Never Stuck on You That's All Right Hound Dog...
by bonnielaurel
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 74245

Re: Songs of 2019

My song top 40 halfway through the year: Billie Eilish - Bad Guy Stella Donnelly - Tricks Dodie - If I’m Being Honest The Divine Comedy - Philip and Steve’s Furniture Removal Company Holly Herndon - Eternal Ina Forsman - Why You Gotta Be That Way Tim Hecker - That World Billie Eilish - Bury a Friend...
by bonnielaurel
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 234
Views: 144801

Re: Albums of 2019

Halfway through the year my album top 20 is beginning to shape up: Billie Eilish - When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? Stella Donnelly - Beware of the Dogs Holly Herndon - PROTO Ina Forsman - Been Meaning to Tell You The Divine Comedy - Office Politics Avril Lavigne - Head Above Water Tim Hecke...
by bonnielaurel
Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 41501

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Is it possible that my complete top 50 has made it into the top 500?
by bonnielaurel
Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas
Replies: 26
Views: 6051

Re: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas

It's normal to have more favorite songs than albums. A great album contains at least two great songs and there are extra songs not from a studio album.
by bonnielaurel
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas
Replies: 26
Views: 6051

Re: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas

150 albums, perhaps 200 songs and 80s mania.
by bonnielaurel
Wed Jul 03, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas
Replies: 26
Views: 6051

Re: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas

The results of 1984 are practically a carbon copy of the official critics' list. That's a pity, because I don't see the point of organizing a huge year-long poll if the results are roughly known in advance. Maybe a tournament like 80s madness would be an idea, although there are so many tournaments ...
by bonnielaurel
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 41501

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Glad to see my vote helped Sinéad O'Connor, Suzanne Vega, Dolly Parton, Lionel Richie, Randy Newman and Charles Aznavour to get a spot.
by bonnielaurel
Mon Jul 01, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1960s: 1967 (2019 edition)
Replies: 11
Views: 5559

Re: Films of the 1960s: 1967 (2019 edition)

Belle de Jour The Graduate In the Heat of the Night Barefoot in the Park Bonnie and Clyde In Cold Blood The Producers To Sir, with Love The Jungle Book Far from the Madding Crowd Wait Until Dark The Taming of the Shrew The Dirty Dozen Divorce American Style La Chinoise The War Wagon Anna Karenina Y...
by bonnielaurel
Mon Jul 01, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 25095

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Top 30 Albums: Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms Whitney Houston - Whitney Houston Sting - The Dream of the Blue Turtles Kate Bush - Hounds of Love The Pogues - Rum Sodomy & the Lash Simply Red - Picture Book Suzanne Vega - Suzanne Vega Chris Rea - Shamrock Diaries Tears for Fears - Songs from the Bi...
by bonnielaurel
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.14
Replies: 24
Views: 12551

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.14

1. Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners
2. Blur - Modern Life is Rubbish
3. Paramore - After Laughter
4. Heatmiser - Mic City Sons
by bonnielaurel
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1960s: 1966 (2019 edition)
Replies: 17
Views: 9383

Re: Films of the 1960s: 1966 (2019 edition)

Yes, it's probably better to treat it as one film for the purpose of a poll.