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by Romain
Fri Jan 22, 2021 6:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Voting
Replies: 26
Views: 1553

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Voting

That's it, I've gone through all the albums by putting a note on them... I still have to do the second listening to classify those who have the same note. There's an album that I loved, in addition to my own, which I put very high and four very beautiful discoveries, including, I think, the future w...
by Romain
Thu Jan 21, 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2021 Discussion Thread
Replies: 1
Views: 86

Songs of 2021 Discussion Thread

It's time to start a new topic!

Talk about your favourites or disappointments here!

I start with Wax Tailor, who, in his latest album, has several excellent songs : Just a Candle, Everybody, Shining Underdog, Déjà Vu are all very enjoyable.
by Romain
Wed Jan 20, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 3 (Current)
Replies: 29
Views: 468

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 3 (Current)

Group 1
The Jam | Man in the Corner Shop

Group 2
Desire | Don't Call

Group 3
Tom Waits | Take It With Me

Group 4
Death | Politicians In My Eyes

Group 5
Joan Armatrading | Rosie

Group 6
Beach House | Take Care

Group 7
Ooberman | Shorely Wall

Group 8
Betty Evertt | You're No Good
by Romain
Wed Jan 20, 2021 6:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 21.03
Replies: 12
Views: 165

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 21.03

Wax Tailor - Just A Candle (ft. Mark Lanegan)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7teKrEMw4m8

L'Impératrice — Peur des filles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUH-z_SBlj0
by Romain
Mon Jan 18, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - January 2021
Replies: 134
Views: 3785

Re: Biggest Fan Songs - January 2021

726. The Moonglows – See Saw 5 727. The Libertines – Gunga Din 8 728. XTC – Earn Enough for Us 6.5 729. Black Sabbath – Under the Sun/ Every Day Comes and Goes 6 730. Orbital - Belfast 4 731. Michael Bublé - Lost 4 732. Prince – 3 Chains o’ Gold 6 733. Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine - Quand la banlieue des...
by Romain
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 21.02
Replies: 9
Views: 303

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 21.02

Lana Del Rey - Chemtrails Over The Country Club
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBHild0PiTE
by Romain
Mon Jan 11, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 101
Views: 10095

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD

Songs: 1. La Femme - Cool Colorado 2. Agnes Obel - Broken Sleep 3. Calibro 35 - Stan Lee 4. Baxter Dury - Saliva Hog 5. Muzz - Bad Feeling 6. Sigur Rós - Dvergmál 7. Benjamin Biolay - Visage pâle 8. The Orielles - Bobbi's Second World 9. Porridge Radio - Sweet 10. I Like Trains - Dig In 11. James Ri...
by Romain
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 101
Views: 10095

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD

1. Cabane - Grande est la maison I've noticed this is also the #1 album of several of the French EOY sources, I'll have to try it out now. I really like this simple and pleasant recording. Beautiful and gentle ballads like this one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Zq6EaTwyQ0 or this one: https://w...
by Romain
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 36
Views: 1218

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 2 (Current)

Group 1 Portugal. The Man | So American Tennis | Dreaming Group 2 Ramones | Somebody Put Something In My Drink David Wise | Stickerbrush Symphony Group 3 Modest Mouse | Heart Cooks Brain Cage the Elephant | Cigarette Daydream Group 4 Days n' Daze | My Darling Dopamine The Jam | Man in the Corner Shop
by Romain
Wed Jan 06, 2021 7:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 21.01
Replies: 10
Views: 777

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 21.01

Viagra Boys - In Spite Of Ourselves
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLl1qpDL7YA

Darkside - liberty Bell
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jIoakzQKtvo
by Romain
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Voting
Replies: 26
Views: 1553

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2020 - Voting

Just randomly picked my first album to listen to and Calibro 35 - Momentum is already better then last years complete selection. Good that I didn't submit my year end lists yet I'm really happy you like this album. it was a great discovery for me. In this album alone there are at least two songs (S...
by Romain
Mon Jan 04, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 40
Views: 2273

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1 (Current)

Ne lui fais JAMAIS lire mes messages en anglais s'il te plaît.. she will have une crise cardiaque :-)
by Romain
Mon Jan 04, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 40
Views: 2273

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1 (Current)

Tu ne devineras jamais ! En plus ma femme (en photo) est anglaise :) comme celle sur ta photo ! Bien vu le rapprochement 😂😂il me manque les feuilles de chou quand même ! Sorry - In English now You would never guess that my wife in the picture is English (although the AM League knows her quite well)...
by Romain
Mon Jan 04, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VII: Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 21
Views: 1286

Re: Unacclaimed VII: Submissions Now Open!

List sent!
Thanks a lot Bang Jan.
by Romain
Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 40
Views: 2273

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1 (Current)

spiritualized wrote: Mon Jan 04, 2021 7:55 am
Excuse-me Spiritualized but I just saw your profile picture below mine and the parallelism made me laugh :-) :mrgreen:
by Romain
Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - January 2021
Replies: 134
Views: 3785

Re: Biggest Fan Songs - January 2021

722. Jessy Lanza – It Means I Love You 5.5
723. Oingo Boingo – Home Again 7
724. Raul Seixas – Cowboy fora da Lei 5
725. Bruce Springsteen – Two Faces 6
by Romain
Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 14792

Re: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020

721. Carla Bley & Paul Haines - Why 5
by Romain
Mon Jan 04, 2021 7:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 40
Views: 2273

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1 (Current)

Group 1 Steely Dan | "Josie" Joan Armatrading | "Rosie" Group 2 Tétard | "Envie" Death | "Politicians In My Eyes" Group 3 Death Cab for Cutie | "The Ghosts of Beverly Drive" Ooberman | "Shorely Wall" Group 4 Desire | "Don't Call" Tom Waits | "Take It With Me" Group 5 Beach House | "Take Care" Fabri...
by Romain
Sun Jan 03, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Le Mot et le Reste
Replies: 53
Views: 48477

Re: Le Mot et le Reste

Thanks again Lagire for this works. It's extremelly usefull. :music-rockon:

I just found, on RYM, someone who a compilé les bouquins de la collection by year :

https://rateyourmusic.com/list/travelle ... -le-reste/

Ce sera peut-être utile pour toi ?
by Romain
Thu Dec 31, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 : Le Monde (FR)
Replies: 0
Views: 441

EOY 2020 : Le Monde (FR)

One of the biggest french newspaper.
27 journalist for a 150 songs playlist:

https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3ZNaq ... XuHlmnPWQQ
https://www.lemonde.fr/big-browser/arti ... 32693.html
by Romain
Wed Dec 30, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 14792

Re: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020

711. Spectral Display – It Takes a Muscle (to Fall in Love) 8.5 Excellent discovery. I'm here for this kind of surprise. 712. fun. – At Least I’m Not As Sad (As I Used to Be) 6.5 713. The Mutton Burds – Come Around 4 714. Atheist – Mother Man 5 715. Johann Sebastian Bach - Concerto for Two Violins ...
by Romain
Wed Dec 30, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.52
Replies: 13
Views: 1037

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.52

by Romain
Mon Dec 28, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Benzine (FR)
Replies: 2
Views: 345

EOY 2020 - Benzine (FR)

A "new source" who check the criteria: Rank: 824.000 Link: 111 A team of critics (7) https://www.benzinemag.net/2020/12/28/les-meilleurs-albums-de-2020-le-top-10-benzine/ Bob Dylan – Rough and Rowdy Ways The Flaming Lips – American Head Stephen Malkmus – Traditional Techniques IDLES – Ultra Mono Moc...
by Romain
Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Senscritique (FR)
Replies: 7
Views: 470

Re: EOY 2020 - Senscritique (FR)

Vacantjoy wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:35 pm
Romain wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:28 pm
Vacantjoy wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:43 pm

hey romain,ooh i see thanks.
No problemo, you are welcome.
:romance-kisscheek:
La bise too for you... happy christmas!
by Romain
Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Senscritique (FR)
Replies: 7
Views: 470

Re: EOY 2020 - Senscritique (FR)

Vacantjoy wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:43 pm
Romain wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:26 am
Vacantjoy wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:47 am

I think this a new source ,can anyone confirm that?
Hello,
It's the biggest rating website on France.
They are not critics even if 1126 peoples answer the poll.
hey romain,ooh i see thanks.
No problemo, you are welcome.
by Romain
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Mowno (FR)
Replies: 5
Views: 936

Re: EOY 2020 - Mowno (FR)

Vacantjoy wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 2:06 am
Sweepstakes Ron wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 2:03 am
Vacantjoy wrote: Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:05 am MORCEAUX Songs
https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0TRYg ... lay=1&nd=1
ready
Ranked or not?
it's ranked :whistle:
The albums are clearly ranked.... the songs...meh..; i don't think.
by Romain
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Senscritique (FR)
Replies: 7
Views: 470

Re: EOY 2020 - Senscritique (FR)

Vacantjoy wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:47 am
Vacantjoy wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:46 am Top des meilleurs albums de 2020
https://www.senscritique.com/top/result ... 20/2582689
I think this a new source ,can anyone confirm that?
Hello,
It's the biggest rating website on France.
They are not critics even if 1126 peoples answer the poll.
by Romain
Wed Dec 23, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Technikart (FR)
Replies: 0
Views: 239

EOY 2020 - Technikart (FR)

Technikart is a monthly French magazine, launched in 1991 by Fabrice de Rohan Chabot and Raphaël Turcat, on the theme of cultural news and social trends. I have to search the previous year to see if they already have EOY lists. Because it's a reference magazine in the culture. https://www.technikart...
by Romain
Wed Dec 23, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Libération (FR)
Replies: 0
Views: 246

EOY 2020 - Libération (FR)

Classical: https://next.liberation.fr/musique/2020/12/21/top-5-classique_1809322 Célimène Daudet - Messe noire Quatuor Zaïde (avec Bruno Delepelaire) - Ludwig Les Siècles - Beethoven et Gossec Ensemble Pygmalion - Bach : Motets Thibaut Garcia, Rodrigo  - Concerto d’Aranjuez Pop: https://next.liberat...
by Romain
Wed Dec 23, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.51
Replies: 7
Views: 910

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.51

Do we really have to put ** instead of letters on this site? Especially on song titles and band names? Is it a rule?


Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Where They Perform Miracles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLgsJObuWeQ

Fabio Viscogliosi - Odyssée
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NS_GazyBoI0
by Romain
Wed Dec 23, 2020 6:57 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Magic RPM (FR)
Replies: 22
Views: 2336

Re: EOY 2020 - Magic RPM (FR)

Thanks mileswide for buying the magazine :-) Pas de problème, mon pote ! If anyone wants, I can take photos of the magazine (the same goes for the Electronic Sound one) and send it them by PM/email, just ask me when I post the full 100 albums. I may get round to writing up the songs tomorrow , if n...
by Romain
Tue Dec 22, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rock&Folk - Les 20 albums des 20 dernières années (FR)
Replies: 0
Views: 635

Rock&Folk - Les 20 albums des 20 dernières années (FR)

https://www.rocknfolk.com/a-la-une/les-20-albums-qui-ont-marque-les-20-dernieres-annees/49380 Fatboy Slim “Halfway Between The Gutter And The Stars” (2000) Tricky “Blowback” (2001) Primal Scream “Evil Heat” (2002) The White Stripes “Elephant” (2003) The Prodigy “Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned” ...
by Romain
Mon Dec 21, 2020 6:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 14792

Re: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020

704. The Notwist – Another Planet 6.5 705. Kanye West, featuring Adam Levine – Heard ‘Em Say 6.5 706. 杉森雅和 [Masakazu Sugimori] - 追求 ~追いつめられて 3 707. The Rolling Stones - Family 7 708. Bedřich Smetana - Dance: Skočná [A.K.A. Dance of the Comedians] \ 709. At the Drive-In – Arcarsenal 6.5 710. Prince ...
by Romain
Sat Dec 19, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Magic RPM (FR)
Replies: 22
Views: 2336

Re: EOY 2020 - Magic RPM (FR)

Thanks mileswide for buying the magazine :-)

For the moment, you can find a playlist of their 100 favourite songs of the year here:

100 songs who make 2020 (no rank):
https://www.magicrpm.com/la-playlist-de ... fait-2020/
by Romain
Sat Dec 19, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Mowno (FR)
Replies: 5
Views: 936

EOY 2020 - Mowno (FR)

by Romain
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 101
Views: 10095

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD

Holden wrote: Thu Dec 17, 2020 8:14 pm
Romain wrote: Thu Dec 17, 2020 7:28 pm Album:

3. Porridge Radio - Every Bad
Love to see it! Unfortunate that it probably won't make it as high as it deserves in our list. Hopefully Top 30!
It's a fantastic album. Every song are enjoyable. ;-)
by Romain
Thu Dec 17, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 101
Views: 10095

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2020 - LIST THREAD

Album: 1. Cabane - Grande est la maison 2. Agnes Obel - Myopia 3. Porridge Radio - Every Bad 4. Calibro 35 - Momentum 5. Benjamin Biolay - Grand Prix 6. Field Music - Making A New World 7. I Like Trains - Kompromat 8. Sigur Rós - Odin's Raven Magic 9. NzcaLines - Pure Luxury 10. Muzz - Muzz 11. Rust...
by Romain
Wed Dec 16, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 79
Views: 11040

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

It's funny to me that you only know The Weeknd and Billie Eilish when the current #2 song is by a French artist! Precisely christine and the queens had a big success in 2014 with the album Chaleur Humaine, which passed without cese on all the channels and especially the music channels. BUT I've nev...
by Romain
Wed Dec 16, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 79
Views: 11040

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

It's getting worse and worse every year, I heard 2 songs in the top 50 :D (The Weeknd and Billie Eilish). I 100% disagree since that is all subjective. I think he was talking about personal disconnect with the Critics Lists, not the content themselves, as is supported by the following conversation....
by Romain
Wed Dec 16, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.50
Replies: 13
Views: 1640

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.50

Indochine & Christine and the Queens - 3SEX
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PJ7H-INlclg
MOCKE "L'assiette sociale"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KY85HOpJzv8
by Romain
Wed Dec 16, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2243
Views: 1266812

Re: France - One song per day.

Fabio Viscogliosi - Odyssée - 2020 Nouvelle chanson française, Chamber Pop Album: Camera Wikipédia (DeepL translate) Fabio Viscogliosi is a French artist, writer, cartoonist and musician born in 1965 in Oullins (Rhône). In the field of music, he has collaborated with The Married Monk (Rocky, 2001)....
by Romain
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2243
Views: 1266812

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Mon Dec 14, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2243
Views: 1266812

Re: France - One song per day.

Angelillo Et Hamel ‎– Je Veux Te Dire Une Chanson - 1973 soul-jazz, bossa nova, chanson, Quebec Album: Complicité (RYM: 3.84/5) An open secret among local collectors, this pigeonhole-proof album is the only known record of the meeting between prolific studio bassist Vic Angelillo and dentist-arrang...
by Romain
Mon Dec 14, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2243
Views: 1266812

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Mon Dec 14, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 79
Views: 11040

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

I have been feeling out of touch with the critics and the forum since about 2015 or so. My Year-end picks now rarely mirror those of the forum. "WAP" is sort of the nadir of that. I cannot get behind this song. It just boggles my mind what the critics see in it. The exact same time for me, around 2...
by Romain
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 14792

Re: Biggest Fan Songs - December 2020

691. Warsaw Village Band – The Owl 6.5 692. Ramones – Poison Heart 5 693. The Beach Boys – Diamond Head 4 694. The Verlaines – Makes No Difference 7.5 695. Information Society – Ozar Midrashim 5 696. Rose Elinor Dougall – Colour of Water 6.5 697. Madonna – Bedtime Story 4.5 698. Billy Joel – The Ri...
by Romain
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - November 2020
Replies: 193
Views: 33619

Re: Biggest Fan Songs - November 2020

A very good set of songs. 680. Smashing Pumpkins - Drown 7 681. Elvis Costello – Lip Service 6.5 682. Bobby Bland – Don’t Want No Woman 5 683. Eurythmics – I Could Give You (A Mirror) 7 684. Latin Quarter – Radio Africa 6.5 685. Kirsty MacColl - Days 6.5 686. Tina Charles – I Love to Love (But My Ba...
by Romain
Sun Dec 13, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 79
Views: 11040

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

It's getting worse and worse every year, I heard 2 songs in the top 50 :D (The Weeknd and Billie Eilish). In fact, I've just realized that you don't see people at the top of the charts on television or on the big shows anymore. The American "stars" are no longer on TV at all (in France at least). I...