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by Romain
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: OutKast's Stankonia (2000)
Replies: 11
Views: 1656

Re: Rank the Tracks: OutKast's Stankonia (2000)

My second hip-hop album. Go... Great: 11 | B.O.B. Very Good to Good: 05 | Ms. Jackson 10 | I'll Call Before I Come 02 | Gasoline Dreams 04 | So Fresh, So Clean 21 | Toilet Tisha 06 | Snappin' & Trappin' 08 | Spaghetti Junction 15 | Humble Mumble 24 | Stankonia (Stanklove) OK: 14 | We Love Deez H...
by Romain
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Fleetwood Mac's Rumours (1977)
Replies: 18
Views: 943

Re: Rank the Tracks: Fleetwood Mac's Rumours (1977)

I'm scared, I never understood how this album could be a classic ... hmmm, hop, I'm trying again to understand. Great: Good: OK: 05 | Go Your Own Way 04 | Don't Stop 11 | Gold Dust Woman 07 | The Chain 10 | Oh Daddy Not pour moi: 08 | You Make Loving Fun 01 | Second Hand News 09 | I Don't Want to Kn...
by Romain
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 17
Replies: 8
Views: 85

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 17

StevieFan13 wrote:
Romain wrote:Piero Umiliani - Mahna Mahna
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I48IXSbHsy8

Doo-doo-doo-doo-doo


:mrgreen:
by Romain
Thu Jun 21, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.22
Replies: 8
Views: 96

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.22

VOX LOW - Now We're Ready To Spend
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0rnq03ZF2Us
by Romain
Thu Jun 21, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 17
Replies: 8
Views: 85

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 17

by Romain
Thu Jun 21, 2018 5:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.14
Replies: 10
Views: 204

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.14

1. The Black Keys - Brothers
2. Pavement - Wowee Zowee
3. Fred Pallem - Le sacre du tympan (Le retour)
4. Pass
by Romain
Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's In Rainbows (2007)
Replies: 30
Views: 4839

Re: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's In Rainbows (2007)

Great:
01 | 15 Step
07 | Reckoner
03 | Nude
04 | Weird Fishes/Arpeggi

Good:
09 | Jigsaw Falling Into Place
06 | Faust Arp
08 | House of Cards
05 | All I Need
02 | Bodysnatchers

OK:
10 | Videotape

Not for me (Pas pour moi):
by Romain
Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The White Stripes' White Blood Cells (2001)
Replies: 10
Views: 600

Re: Rank the Tracks: The White Stripes' White Blood Cells (2001)

The best band of the 2000's... and a very good album (but far away Get Behind Me Satan and Elephant) Great: 01 | Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground 04 | Fell in Love with a Girl 07 | The Union Forever 10 | Offend in Every Way 03 | I'm Finding It Harder to Be a Gentleman Good: 11 | I Think I Smell a Ra...
by Romain
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 7755

Re: Albums of 2018

For now, here are the albums I really like so far in 2018:

Django Django - Marble Skies
L'impératrice - Matahari
Eels - The Deconstruction
Cascadeur - Camera
by Romain
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13
Replies: 20
Views: 368

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13

What a week!

1. The Moody Blues - Days of Future Passed
2. Rufus Wainwright - Want One
3. Melody's Echo Chamber - Melody's Echo Chamber
4.
by Romain
Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.21
Replies: 13
Views: 360

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.21

by Romain
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 554

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12

StevieFan13 wrote:Changing my vote because I just remembered Casanova has "Songs of Love" on it, and that song's incredible (and inextricably tied to one of my favorite TV shows, Father Ted).


It's a good choice Stevie, the only choice :mrgreen:
by Romain
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 554

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12

No! Dura Lex, Sed Lex! Dante will send you directly to the ninth circle of his hell :mrgreen: Yikes - that is harsh! Makes me think I should've gone with my other option, "Not my thing" instead of "Not for me." (Kind of like how drug companies avoid copyright infringement by cal...
by Romain
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 554

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12

No!
Dura Lex, Sed Lex!

Dante will send you directly to the ninth circle of his hell :mrgreen:
by Romain
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 554

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12

The file is at my lawyers, the record is huge.
It's going to cost you... a lot.

First, you have to put the Divine Comedy album in the category "Great" this week.

:-)
by Romain
Wed Jun 06, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.20
Replies: 14
Views: 401

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.20

by Romain
Wed Jun 06, 2018 4:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 554

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12

1. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
2. The Divine Comedy - Casanova
3. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
4. Game Theory - The Big Shot Chronicles
by Romain
Sun Jun 03, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 15
Replies: 11
Views: 281

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 15

Pierre Henry - Psyché Rock
by Romain
Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: ROLLING STONE - 50 Best Stand-Up Comics of All Time
Replies: 5
Views: 278

Re: ROLLING STONE - 50 Best Stand-Up Comics of All Time

I know 9 of these comics... not that bad.
by Romain
Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Love's Forever Changes (1967)
Replies: 11
Views: 863

Re: Rank the Tracks: Love's Forever Changes (1967)

No doubt it's a classic. Everything is good here. Like "Odessey and Oracle" or "Days of Future Passed", an album who can not grow old. Great: 01 | Alone Again Or Very good: 03 | Andmoreagain 05 | Old Man 02 | A House Is Not a Motel 04 | The Daily Planet 06 | The Red Telephone Goo...
by Romain
Thu May 31, 2018 7:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM real life May meeting #2: Moonbeam, Petri & Henrik
Replies: 18
Views: 611

Re: AM real life May meeting #2: Moonbeam, Petri & Henrik

AM forum... the hope for the..... "mankindness" (the kindness of mankind) :-)

So much fun can be seen in these photos/videos.... and Henrik, what a smile ;-)

Thanks for sharing this.
by Romain
Wed May 30, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11
Replies: 24
Views: 588

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11

1. Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid
2. Beach House - Depression Cherry
3. The Bees - Free The Bees
4. The Distillers - Sing Sing Death House
by Romain
Mon May 28, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's The Bends (1995)
Replies: 22
Views: 1581

Re: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's The Bends (1995)

It was a long time since I had not listened, the pleasure came back right away. Great: 07 | Just 03 | High and Dry 08 | My Iron Lung 12 | Street Spirit (Fade Out) 06 | (Nice Dream) Good: 01 | Planet Telex 09 | Bullet Proof..I Wish I Was 05 | Bones 02 | The Bends 04 | Fake Plastic Trees OK: 10 | Blac...
by Romain
Mon May 28, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Songs in the Key of Life (1976)
Replies: 10
Views: 752

Re: Rank the Tracks: Stevie Wonder's Songs in the Key of Life (1976)

I'm surprised to rediscovering the album and some very good songs (Have a talk..., Joy inside my tears, All day sucker). (Why this atrocious keyboard on Village Ghetto Land ?) Great: 06 | I Wish 05 | Sir Duke 02 | Have a Talk with God 16 | As 08 | Pastime Paradise 12 | Joy Inside My Tears 20 | All D...
by Romain
Mon May 28, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Little Richard's Here's Little Richard (1957)
Replies: 11
Views: 1534

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

An album with at least two timeless classics. The "problem", maybe, is the sensation, for our ears, to listening always the same song :-) Nonestly, it's a hard ranking because all the songs are almost all equally goods between the third and the last song. Great: 01 | Tutti Frutti 07 | Long...
by Romain
Mon May 28, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)
Replies: 118
Views: 16716

Re: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)

Yes, bonnie! Now I belong to the select 100 Club in the splendid company of jamieW and ordinaryperson. But this is not an exclusive club, everyone's invited! You only need to rank the remaining albums. If someone is interested to join us I could send him/her by PM the albums you need to rank… With ...
by Romain
Fri May 25, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Dave Brubeck Quartet's Time Out (1959)
Replies: 9
Views: 1295

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Dave Brubeck Quartet's Time Out (1959)

The three "great" songs are three ultimate classics of jazz. An easy step to get someone to the cool jazz. A feelgood sensation. Is it really possible to dislike this :-) Great: 03 | Take Five 01 | Blue Rondo à la Turk 04 | Three to Get Ready Good: 05 | Kathy's Waltz 02 | Strange Meadow La...
by Romain
Fri May 25, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Zombies' Odessey and Oracle (1968)
Replies: 12
Views: 564

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Zombies' Odessey and Oracle (1968)

I think it really has become a pure classic these days ... rightly. The songs are all goods but the whole is superb... like a beatles album. Great: 12 | Time of the Season 09 | This Will Be Our Year 01 | Care of Cell 44 06 | Hung Up on a Dream Good: 10 | Butcher's Tale (Western Front 1914) 04 | Beec...
by Romain
Fri May 25, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Cure's Disintegration (1989)
Replies: 15
Views: 738

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Cure's Disintegration (1989)

How I love the guitar sound of the Cure!

Great:
06 | Lullaby
04 | Lovesong
05 | Last Dance
12 | Untitled

Good:
02 | Pictures of You
01 | Plainsong
10 | Disintegration
08 | Prayers for Rain
11 | Homesick
07 | Fascination Street
03 | Closedown
09 | The Same Deep Water as You

OK:
Not for me:
by Romain
Fri May 25, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Björk's Post (1995)
Replies: 16
Views: 708

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

Great when it come out, always great 23 years after. What a marvellous gem! :music-rockon: The great songs can be interchangables. They are all five perfect. Great: 02 | Hyper-Ballad 01 | Army of Me 04 | It's Oh So Quiet 07 | Isobel 08 | Possibly Maybe Good: 05 | Enjoy 06 | You've Been Flirting Agai...
by Romain
Fri May 25, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Pearl Jam's Ten (1991)
Replies: 18
Views: 1194

Re: Rank the Tracks: Pearl Jam's Ten (1991)

At least 20 years that I had not listened the album ... it has aged terribly for me :-(

Great:

Good:
05 | Black
03 | Alive
07 | Oceans


OK:
08 | Porch
04 | Why Go
09 | Garden
06 | Jeremy
02 | Even Flow
01 | Once
11 | Release
10 | Deep

Not for me:
by Romain
Fri May 25, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's Hunky Dory (1971)
Replies: 10
Views: 488

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

A great album. One of the greatest in fact.

Great:
04 | Life on Mars?
01 | Changes
06 | Quicksand
02 | Oh! You Pretty Things
05 | Kooks
11 | The Bewlay Brothers
08 | Andy Warhol
10 | Queen Bitch

Good:
07 | Fill Your Heart
03 | Eight Line Poem

OK:
09 | Song for Bob Dylan

Not for me:
by Romain
Fri May 25, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Beatles acclaim peak
Replies: 17
Views: 654

Re: Beatles acclaim peak

Even if the Beatles are not my n°1, I perfectly understand why they are first... and I personnaly do not see any serious competitor. Everyone (except Moonbeam :-) ) loves the Beatles, they affect all segments of the population unlike other great artists. Bowie, Prince, Radiohead are all very far beh...
by Romain
Tue May 22, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10
Replies: 25
Views: 615

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10

1. alt-J - An Awesome Wave Incredibly difficult choice.
2. Pass
3. Sigur Rós - Kveikur
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by Romain
Tue May 22, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 13
Replies: 11
Views: 319

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 13

Gainsbourg - Love on the beat
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SbSV32bUZ1k
by Romain
Tue May 22, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.18
Replies: 16
Views: 413

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.18

by Romain
Wed May 16, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.9
Replies: 19
Views: 546

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.9

1. The Notwist - Neon Golden (an album I adore)
2. Babatunde Olatunji - Drums of Passion
3. Camel - Mirage (happy to see a Camel album here, good choice)
4. That Petrol Emotion - Chemicrazy (a beautiful discovery)
by Romain
Wed May 16, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Deep melody / bassline-driven songs
Replies: 11
Views: 590

Re: Deep melody / bassline-driven songs

Hello Henrik, some comes immediately to my minds : Classics: Lou Reed - Walk on the wild side Queen - Another One Bites the Dust The temptations have a lot of incredibles deep bass line. Less wellknown: Air - La Femme d'argent https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VH5bL_XbO64 Serge Gainsbourg - love on th...
by Romain
Mon May 14, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 12
Replies: 16
Views: 461

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 12

StevieFan13 wrote:
Romain wrote:France Gall - Poupée de cire, poupée de son

Seconded! Douze points pour Luxembourg!


Héhéhé ! it's really funny how this kitchisssime competition appeals to you :-) You know everybody consider that as a big joke :mrgreen:
by Romain
Mon May 14, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 12
Replies: 16
Views: 461

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 12

France Gall - Poupée de cire, poupée de son
by Romain
Fri May 11, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.16
Replies: 19
Views: 599

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.16

by Romain
Fri May 11, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time
Replies: 26
Views: 857

Re: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time

For your curiosity, we have done a list like that on a french forum (Forum HArdware.fr), with 113 voters, and the result was this one in 2016: #1) Breaking Bad : 591 points #2) Game of Thrones : 367 points #3) The Wire : 332 points #4) The Shield : 246 points #5) Fargo : 202 points #6) Six Feet Unde...
by Romain
Wed May 09, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8
Replies: 29
Views: 669

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8

It's what I say, and, obviously, it was a complete bullshit I'm sorry :-)
I just look the bracket... and found only 1 on 28 match win by the second name. But whatever, it's false, so forget my words and listen good music ;-)
by Romain
Wed May 09, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8
Replies: 29
Views: 669

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8

Have you noticed the prevalence of winners who are in the first place on both?
I looked the bracket, only 1 match on 28 was won by an album that was proposed in second place. I wonder if this guides the choice of people?
by Romain
Wed May 09, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8
Replies: 29
Views: 669

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8

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

My Morning Jacket is going to be a serious contender for the title this year I think (and hope).
Mari Boine : good discovery.
by Romain
Sun May 06, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7
Replies: 21
Views: 795

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7

1. Midnight Oil - Diesel and Dust
2. Jean-Michel jarre - Oxygène
3. Jon Hassell and Brian Eno - Fourth World, Vol. 1: Possible Musics
4. Gogol Bordello - Gypsy Punks: Underdog World Strike
by Romain
Sat Apr 21, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics
Replies: 11
Views: 575

Re: Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics

It's simple for me. In foreigns songs (mostly in english, spanish, african and north european language), I don't care at all about the lyrics. Obladi oblada remain very pleasant for example :-) In French, the lyrics are far far far more important and good lyrics are most of the time indispensable to...
by Romain
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 09
Replies: 18
Views: 722

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 09

I nominate "Captain Kid - We & I"
by Romain
Sat Apr 14, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4
Replies: 19
Views: 860

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4

1. Lily Allen - Alright Still
2. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Space - Spiders

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