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by Romain
Tue May 22, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10
Replies: 15
Views: 188

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: 8
Views: 131

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: 194

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: 329

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: 10
Views: 315

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: 255

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: 255

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: 421

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: 24
Views: 407

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: 452

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: 452

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: 452

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: 639

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: 538

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: 633

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: 772

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
by Romain
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 992

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3

1. The Police - Zenyatta Mondata
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat
3. Djeli Moussa Diawara - Yasimika
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome

Rome always been a favorite for me. Thanks for whom vote for this.
by Romain
Fri Mar 23, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals
Replies: 21
Views: 725

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)

Nina Simone - Sinnerman
by Romain
Mon Mar 19, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: REMINDER : Missing Votes !! AMF WC Classics Edition 04
Replies: 49
Views: 1517

Re: REMINDER : Missing Votes !! AMF WC Classics Edition 04

Can we vote for "Je t'aime, moi non plus" ?
by Romain
Mon Mar 19, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 8
Replies: 22
Views: 838

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Final 8

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

Nancy Sinatra - Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
Nina Simone - Sinnerman

Nancy and Nina, two favorites.
by Romain
Wed Feb 28, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 3 Week 1
Replies: 23
Views: 769

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 3 Week 1

Neu! - Hallogallo
Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Jimi Hendrix - Stone Free
Grimes - California
Cocteau Twins - Lorelei
David Bowie - Wild is the Wind
Miles Davis - All Blues
Passion Pit - Take a Walk
by Romain
Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New site update in spring ... and then?
Replies: 51
Views: 3351

Re: New site update in spring ... and then?

Thanks thanks thanks and merci pour tout ! This website is a model of what the internet should always be, a caring and welcoming place where all opinions can be shared without hatred or reproach, thanks to you. And then... enjoy a life full of wonderful moments. :greetings-waveyellow: https://www.yo...
by Romain
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2000s Songs Poll: Guess the top 20 (Spoilers)
Replies: 27
Views: 1133

Re: 2000s Songs Poll: Guess the top 20 (Spoilers)

Coldplay | Viva la Vida Amy Winehouse | Rehab Eminem | Lose Yourself Johnny Cash | Hurt Arcade Fire | Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) Coldplay | Clocks Portishead | The Rip LCD Soundsystem | Someone Great Franz Ferdinand | Take Me Out MGMT | Time to Pretend Arcade Fire | Rebellion (Lies) Sufjan Stevens | ...
by Romain
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Jane et Julie - Notre homme à moi - 1972 Jazz-Funk, Easy Listening, Chanson No information about them. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OoFSkH7XUHM Hum lalala Hum lalala Il me coule entre les bras Trompeur et long, subtil et froid Comme un serpent Et toi ? Il tangue comme une arbre Foudroyé par un o...
by Romain
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Wed Jan 31, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Sheila B. Devotion - Spacer - 1979 Disco Album: King Of The World (RYM: 3.46/5) Wikipédia: Sheila and B. Devotion (also credited as Sheila B. Devotion, Sheila and the Black Devotion or S.B. Devotion) was a disco group fronted by French singer Sheila between 1977 and 1980. This formation briefly rea...
by Romain
Wed Jan 31, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Wed Jan 31, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 22
Views: 954

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 2

Caribou - Melody Day
Frida Hyvonen - Dirty Dancing
Cerrone - Supernature
David Bowie - Wild is the Wind
Miles Davis - All Blues
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information
Passion Pit - Take a Walk
Justice - Waters of Nazareth
by Romain
Wed Jan 31, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 1 Tiebreakers
Replies: 1
Views: 124

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 1 Tiebreakers

Dubstar - Stars

Grimes - California

The only two Vs I don't vote for...
by Romain
Wed Jan 31, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.04
Replies: 15
Views: 595

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.04

Tune-Yards - Coast To Coast

Hotel Lux - The Last Hangman

Dita Von Teese - Rendez-Vous
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCmFSBBEPn0
by Romain
Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Yan Tregger - Sun Adoration - 1971 Funk / Disco / Library music fonkadelica (Google translate) In the '70s, Yan Tregger, trumpet musician, does not predestinate to become one of the most emblematic artists of sound illustration. However, today, his albums are highly coveted by "diggers" a...
by Romain
Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Tue Jan 30, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 167
Views: 7187

Re: [Results] Songs of the 2000s

and I don't understand english. 8-) :D Really ???? Could have fooled me there Romain :) have you been talking completely off topic all these years on the forum ??? :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: You know what I want to say dear ;-) I can vaguely write english, but I don't understand the lyrics of a ...
by Romain
Mon Jan 29, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 167
Views: 7187

Re: [Results] Songs of the 2000s

135. Benjamin Biolay avec Jeanne Cherhal - Brandt Rhapsodie StevieFan13 : Pretentious French stuff. Not my thing. Pretentious? The life of a couple described in the most simple way with very simple words. How can it be pretentious? I dunno, man. It just didn’t work for me. I don’t speak French, so ...
by Romain
Mon Jan 29, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 167
Views: 7187

Re: [Results] Songs of the 2000s

DaveC wrote:
135. Benjamin Biolay avec Jeanne Cherhal - Brandt Rhapsodie


StevieFan13: Pretentious French stuff. Not my thing.



Pretentious? The life of a couple described in the most simple way with very simple words. How can it be pretentious?
by Romain
Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 25
Views: 1013

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 1

Neil Young - Cowgirl in the Sand
Brian Eno - Baby's On Fire (the biggest Ouch of the week)
Stealers Wheel - Stuck in the Middle With You
Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Jimi Hendrix - Stone Free
Arctic Monkeys - 505
Pass
Pass
by Romain
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 8
Replies: 17
Views: 811

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 8

Arno - Les yeux de ma mère
Aimee Mann - Deathly
Majical Cloudz - Childhood's End
The Monkees - Porpoise Song
Wallace Collection - Daydream
Sleater-Kinney - Get Up
The Velvet Underground - Stephanie Says
Python Lee Jackson - In a Broken Dream
by Romain
Mon Jan 22, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Ofenbach - Be mine - 2016 Pop Ofenbach is a French DJ duo, consisting of Dorian Lo and César de Rummel, based in Paris. They are best known for their gold-certified song "Be Mine" which charted on the Billboard Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart at 35th. After releasing songs like "Around ...
by Romain
Mon Jan 22, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Mon Jan 22, 2018 6:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.02
Replies: 11
Views: 633

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.02

A Guilty pleasure :-)

Ofenbach vs. Nick Waterhouse - Katchi
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ycg5oOSdpPQ
by Romain
Fri Jan 19, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 69
Views: 17672

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I never listened or even heard the first 13 songs of the list this year. :o (and only listened or heard 19 of the top 100 songs).

I wonder what's really going on and how is it possible as I listen and search for music all year round.
by Romain
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Les Echos.fr (FR)
Replies: 0
Views: 237

EOY 2017 - Les Echos.fr (FR)

https://www.lesechos.fr/tech-medias/medias/0301050109757-musique-les-25-meilleurs-albums-de-2017-2140047.php Alexa ranking: 4,166 Links: 11,863 01 Kurt Vile et Courtney Barnett - Lotta Sea Lice 02 The war on drugs - A deeper understanding 03 Arcade Fire - Everything now 04 Orelsan - La fête est fini...
by Romain
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

France Gall - Ella, elle l'a - 1987 Yé-yé, French Pop, Schlager, Chanson, Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Pop Album: Babacar (RYM: 3.35/5) Artist Biography by Stewart Mason (Allmusic) Although she was best known as the pretty, perky teenager who won the 1965 Eurovision Song Contest with her hit "Poup...
by Romain
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1526
Views: 209091

Re: France - One song per day.

It's a little bit sinistre this time again.
by Romain
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Paris Match (FR)
Replies: 1
Views: 267

Re: EOY 2017 - Paris Match (FR)

http://www.parismatch.com/Culture/Musique/Notre-top-10-des-meilleurs-albums-etrangers-sortis-en-2017-1429013 Top 10 foreign albums: 1. «Is this the life we really want» de Roger Waters 2. «I see you» de The XX 3. « To the bone» de Steven Wilson 4. «Three worlds : music from Woolf Works » de Max Rich...
by Romain
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - A voir, à lire (FR)
Replies: 0
Views: 191

EOY 2017 - A voir, à lire (FR)

https://www.avoir-alire.com/bilan-2017-les-meilleurs-albums-de-l-annee Album: 1 Slowdive - Slowdive 2 LCD Soundsystem - American Dream 3 James Mc Alister, Bryce Dessner, Sufjan St - Planetarium 4 Michael P. Hinson - The Holy Strangers 5 Paul Draper- Spooky Action 6 Everything everything - A fever Dr...
by Romain
Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Tsugi (FR)
Replies: 0
Views: 200

EOY 2017 - Tsugi (FR)

https://www.tsugi.fr/2017-nos-quinze-albums-preferes/ Top 15, only the first five are ranked: 1- LCD Soundsystem — american dream [Columbia/Sony Music] 2- Bicep — Bicep 3- Charlotte Gainsbourg — Rest 4- Vince Staples — Big Fish Theory 5- Folamour — Umami Spoek Mathambo — Mzansi Beat Code King Krule ...
by Romain
Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8
Replies: 15
Views: 692

Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
Prince - Purple Rain
Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
by Romain
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 27
Views: 1308

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7

The Vaccines - Post Break-Up Sex
X-Ray Spex - Germ Free Adolescents
Nina Simone - Sinnerman
Queen - Don't Stop Me Now
Tocotronic - Jackpot
ABBA - Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)
Florence + The Machine - Ship to Wreck
Mano Negra - King Kong Five

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