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by Romain
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Asian music recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 135

Re: Asian music recommendations

More traditional but when I paint, I love listening to the shakuhachi flute. It's perfect and the "melodies" can be bewitching.

Flûte shakuhachi – Gorô Yamaguchi for example.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8zMK21T_XhY
by Romain
Fri Aug 17, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.28
Replies: 10
Views: 183

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.28

by Romain
Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6
Replies: 15
Views: 205

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.6

1. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
2. Beach House - Depression Cherry
3. The Bees - Free The Bees
4. Pass
by Romain
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?
Replies: 51
Views: 1084

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

The huge majority of major albums from non-English speaking countries I think :-) Very true. Even if AM is already by far better than any other lists in this way. I want to make that clear. :P Globally, for a non english language album to appear here, it must be in USA/UK lists too, which unfortuna...
by Romain
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums that were really great in your opinion but didn't make it in AM?
Replies: 51
Views: 1084

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

The huge majority of major albums from non-English speaking countries I think :-)
by Romain
Thu Aug 09, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 165
Views: 16309

Re: Albums of 2018

Janelle Monae - Dirty Computer 6,5 A lack of madness. Some great parts on good songs (the choruses especially), but I don't know why, I waited for the songs to go wild all through the album without it coming, a little bit frustrating. L'impératrice - Matahari 7 A fun Retro disco-pop album. Dancing ...
by Romain
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 22
Replies: 10
Views: 227

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 22

by Romain
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.27
Replies: 17
Views: 360

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.27

by Romain
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 687

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

Me too!
by Romain
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5
Replies: 20
Views: 347

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.5

1. Elliott Smith - Figure 8
2. The New Pornographers - Electric Version
3. Camel - Mirage
4. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Fôrdlandia
by Romain
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 22
Views: 396

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

1. My Morning Jacket - Z
2. Jean-Michel jarre - Oxygène
3. Jon Hassell and Brian Eno - Fourth World, Vol. 1: Possible Musics
4. Pass
by Romain
Tue Jul 31, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale
Replies: 40
Views: 687

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Grand Finale

3rd place final:
Dummy (Sour Times)

Final:
Funeral (Rebellion (Lies))

For the final, it's more like a "Eenie meenie miney mo" :D
by Romain
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 21
Replies: 10
Views: 258

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 21

Les Rita Mitsouko & The Sparks - Singing in the shower
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-I_O3PNweE
by Romain
Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll
Replies: 55
Views: 6858

Re: Unacclaimed Greatest Hits Poll

So, I have felt bad about letting this project slide. To put it shortly, my personal life got really hard shortly after this, and I became quite depressed. :( Things are looking up again, so I'm happy to revisit this. I hope the light will become brighter and brighter for you. Take your time and do...
by Romain
Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

There are some wonderful chansons on my list about some not-so-world-famous places: “Vesoul” by Brel, and also “Nantes” and “Göttingen” by Barbara. Vesoul might not be high up on my list of places to see in France, but if I do go there one day I look forward to having the song in my head 24 hours a...
by Romain
Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Vampire Weekend's Modern Vampires of the City (2013)
Replies: 16
Views: 2757

Re: Rank the Tracks: Vampire Weekend's Modern Vampires of the City (2013)

Great:
10 | Ya Hey
02 | Unbelievers
03 | Step

Good:
04 | Diane Young
05 | Don't Lie
11 | Hudson
08 | Finger Back
06 | Hannah Hunt
01 | Obvious Bicycle
07 | Everlasting Arms
09 | Worship You

OK:
12 | Young Lion

Not for moi:
by Romain
Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.3
Replies: 22
Views: 469

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.3

1. Portishead - Portishead 2. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan 3. The Coral - Magic & Medicine 4. Pass. Just because I don't vote for classical here. But obviously, the fifth symphony of chostakovich (Leningrad) is incredibly powerful and, for me, moving as possible. A little story that has nothing to ...
by Romain
Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Thanks very much for your patience, Sweepstakes Ron!! At least my late posting meant that a few wonderful lists that didn't make the initial deadline either were submitted too. Thanks again. 1 | Jacques Brel | Vesoul Fabulous list as usual ! A really Feel Good list ! A list I can listen all a night...
by Romain
Wed Jul 25, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals
Replies: 20
Views: 336

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Semi-finals

Dummy (Glory Box)
Illinois (John Wayne Gacy, Jr.)
by Romain
Tue Jul 24, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)
Replies: 13
Views: 270

Re: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)

Henrik wrote:
"We should also note it was way more difficult putting together the bottom half of this list than it was the top part." :whistle:


Hahahaha! They write this..; really ?! Rooh, what a shame. :mrgreen:
by Romain
Tue Jul 24, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Rock'N'Folk - 1954-2018 - 600 disques
Replies: 0
Views: 71

Rock'N'Folk - 1954-2018 - 600 disques

https://www.epresse.fr/magazine/rock-n-folk-hors-serie An updated list of these lists (I think) : 2014: https://rateyourmusic.com/list/dacapo/555_disques__1954_2014__soixante_ans_de_rocknroll_/ Here in A.M. http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=2320 2016: https://rateyourmusic...
by Romain
Tue Jul 24, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)
Replies: 13
Views: 270

Re: Ultimate Classic Rock - All 226 Beatles Songs Ranked Worst to Best (2018)

I don’t know if I should be flattered or upset, because this is the AM order all the way down to #114*!!! * The exact order down to #99, then a few songs that have just swapped places. Maybe it’s the order before the last update, I haven’t checked. Haha... good job AM/Henrik :-) When you see the li...
by Romain
Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 20
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 20

by Romain
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

If you need a way to kill time before the rollout begins, I'd suggest checking out the individual lists. There's a lot to discover in them... believe me, there is a lot . THIS! You are 100% right. In fact, it's, for me, the only interest of this game. The fact that, after all these years, we can co...
by Romain
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 165
Views: 16309

Re: Albums of 2018

Django Django - Marble Skie 8,5/10 For me, one of the 2 or 3 best bands on the decade. this album, like the two previous ar full of hits. Very energic and "feelgood" the first to the last second. Cascadeur - Camera 8,5/10 A long (to long maybe) album, very melodic, a great production. Sen...
by Romain
Fri Jul 20, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 34
Views: 3778

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

So far : Django Django - Marble Skies Django Django - Surface to Air Cascadeur - Control Room Cascadeur - Silent Eels - The Deconstruction Eels - Sweet Scorched Earth Richard Gotainer - Saperlipopette :mrgreen: King Tuff - No Man's Land King Tuff - Neverending Sunshine L'impératrice - Balade fantôme...
by Romain
Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
Romain wrote:129. Tubeway Army - Down In the Park
343. Tubeway Army - Down in the Park

374. Kavinsky - Nightcall
585. Kavinsky - Nightcall

I'm very glad you got your list in! But I still have to be upfront about these duplicates... How do you wish to deal with them?

I delete the 343 and 585. Thanks.
by Romain
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Oh fuck... I change my list. Disco Duck deserve to be here ! :text-imsorry:
by Romain
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I will give you my list tomorrow. (maybe). That would be amazing! I'm with StevieFan - amazing! Great list, Romain (as always)! I'm really glad you posted one. Thanks dear Jamie. I take my list by 2015 and put on some obvious miss songs. Although I realize I forgot to put Disco Duck by Rick Dees :m...
by Romain
Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Amazing.. I don't know... but here is the list : 1. Prince - Kiss 2. The Rolling Stones - Paint It Black 3. Serge Gainsbourg - Cargo Culte 4. Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Child (Slight Return) 5. Les Rita Mitsouko - Les Amants 6. David Bowie - Space Oddity 7. The White Stripes - The Seven Nation Army 8. Th...
by Romain
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 27014

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I will give you my list tomorrow. (maybe).
by Romain
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.24
Replies: 13
Views: 395

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.24

by Romain
Tue Jul 17, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2
Replies: 19
Views: 438

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright
2. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome

Four albums I really like a lot.
by Romain
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round of 16
Replies: 18
Views: 422

Re: AM World Cup - Round of 16

Funeral (Neighboorhood #3 (Power Out))
Another Green World (Everything Merges With the Night)
Stankonia (Xplosion)
Purple Rain (I Would Die 4 U)
Songs in the Key of Life (Contusion)
Dummy (Mysterons)
OK Computer (Paranoid Android)
Illinois (Come On! Feel the Illinoise!)
by Romain
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 19
Replies: 10
Views: 245

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 19

Nino Ferrer - Looking For You
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1s0-tbR-nzs
by Romain
Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1
Replies: 26
Views: 594

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1

1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
2. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit
3. Nina Simone - In Concert 1964
4. M. Ward - Hold Time
by Romain
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Erotic genre of music, music for making love
Replies: 29
Views: 895

Re: Erotic genre of music, music for making love

For Gainsbourg, some obvious ones : Amour and Soft love: L'eau à la bouche: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GmI8xfMbA3g Les sucettes (poor France Gall) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8YtWnHNUZo La Javanaise https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6gjzNm6dA0 Je t'aime, moi non plus.. https://www.youtube.c...
by Romain
Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.23
Replies: 7
Views: 288

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.23

by Romain
Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 18
Replies: 15
Views: 379

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 18

Françoise Hardy - Mon amie la rose
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ICFtXx546A
by Romain
Tue Jul 03, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 555

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

1. Muse - Origin of Symmetry
2. Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful
3. Damien Rice - My Favorite Faded Fantasy/b]
4. [b]Philip Glass - Akhnaten
by Romain
Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Van Morrison's Astral Weeks (1968)
Replies: 15
Views: 2493

Re: Rank the Tracks: Van Morrison's Astral Weeks (1968)

Like Rumours, a classic that I never liked, will a new listening confirm it? Great: Good: OK: 06 | Madame George Not for moi: 02 | Beside You 04 | Cyprus Avenue 03 | Sweet Thing 08 | Slim Slow Slider 01 | Astral Weeks 07 | Ballerina 05 | The Way Young Lovers Do it's less inecoutable than Rumors.
by Romain
Tue Jul 03, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's ★ [Blackstar] (2016)
Replies: 23
Views: 1907

Re: Rank the Tracks: David Bowie's ★ [Blackstar] (2016)

A really difficult album to rank. Too much hard souvenirs. :cry:

Great:
03 | Lazarus (ooooh, it's so hard and sublime at once)
01 | ★
05 | Girl Loves Me
02 | 'Tis a Pity She Was a Whore
07 | I Can't Give Everything Away
04 | Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)
06 | Dollar Days


All is great.
by Romain
Wed Jun 27, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15
Replies: 17
Views: 504

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15

1. Pass
2. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (futur winner?)
3. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista
4. The Durutti Column - LC
by Romain
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: OutKast's Stankonia (2000)
Replies: 12
Views: 2024

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: 19
Views: 1469

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: 599

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: 14
Views: 829

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: 599

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: 19
Views: 1386

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

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