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by Romain
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 27
Views: 577

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2

GROUP GAMMA 2) The Heavy | Short Change Hero 5) LaVern Baker | Saved 7) Stevie Wonder | Do I Do 8) Iggy Pop | Little Know It All GROUP DELTA 1) Ennio Morricone | Chi Mai 3) Gilberto Gil | Quilombo, o el Dorado Negro '4) Cage the Elephant | Ain't No Rest for the Wicked 6) Mitski | Texas Reznikoff It...
by Romain
Sat Feb 16, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Pijon - Cache cache party - 1986 Jérôme Pijon is a French singer. Born Jerôme Pigeon, son of journalist Gilles Schneider, he attended music classes with Mireille du Conservatoire. He is known for having composed and written the hit Cache cache party, released in 1986. In 1987, Jérôme also participa...
by Romain
Sat Feb 16, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Fri Feb 15, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

45. Tyler, The Creator, featuring Frank Ocean & Steve Lacy – 911/Mr. Lonely
I don't like the different parts of the song the same way... some of them are really nice, others make me nervous. 5/10
by Romain
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Post 5,000!
Replies: 8
Views: 182

Re: Post 5,000!

Cinq mille bravo !
by Romain
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

43. Rooney – When Did Your Heart Go Missing?
I never heard this song and... it sounds a little generic 4/10

44. John Mellencamp - What If I Came Knocking
Typically the kind of guy whose name I know but whom I've never heard before. The voice is beautiful, but the song leaves me indifferent. 4/10
by Romain
Wed Feb 13, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 18
Views: 2175

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - Submissions Now Open!

Seriously, I don't send you a list?
If not, you can count on me.

P.S.: list sent :-)
by Romain
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Claude Nougaro - Le cinéma - 1962 Chanson à texte, Vocal Jazz, Chanson Album: Le cinéma/Claude Nougaro ( RYM: 3.69/5) Musique: Michel Legrand Wikipédia: Claude Nougaro (9 September 1929 – 4 March 2004) was a French songwriter and singer. Claude Nougaro was born in Toulouse to a respected French ope...
by Romain
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll
Replies: 22
Views: 799

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll

Nassim wrote:@Romain : Banana Split is 79. But I'd still recommend Lio to Moonbeam, Amoureux Solitaires is pretty neat !

Thanks. Je suis même sûr qu'il pourrait aimer Jeanne Mas notre ami MoonBeam :-)
by Romain
Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS
Replies: 53
Views: 1026

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS

It's great to see a complete unknown quantity as Emilie Zoe making the third place - this is one of the few games in which that could happen I think. I had her album more halfway through my list, as I found that it wasn't always captivating, but an artist to watch nonetheless. And it's why I hope w...
by Romain
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll
Replies: 22
Views: 799

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll

I've been meaning to explore France Gall. Although "Il jouait du piano debout" appears to be from 1980, I see "Ella elle l'a" listed as a 1987 song. Do you have some source that says it was released in 1980? I know you said "in the eighties" but I just wanted to double...
by Romain
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll
Replies: 22
Views: 799

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1980 Poll

For the French : Nini Raviolette - Suis-Je Normale? (for MoonBeam this one :-) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3n95BQEfLso Richard Gotainer - primitif https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMdJXX30GCY Renaud - Les aventures de Gérard Lambert https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsR73WapDfw Renaud - Dans mon HL...
by Romain
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

41. Monks – I Hate You
I can listen to this kind of thing without getting tired of it. Nothing to say, it's good... but I'm missing a little something to get into the "very good" one 6.5/10

42. Car Seat Headrest – Not What I Needed
Ditto... but a little less :-) 6/10
by Romain
Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Pneu - Catadioptre Ambidextre - 2015 Math Rock, Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore Album: Destination Qualité (RYM: 3.03/5) Metalorgie (DeepL translate) Trained by necessity to set up a support band during Gâtechien's time in Tours, Pneu is now releasing his first album after just over a year of existence. ...
by Romain
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

40. Rush - Yyz
Not my cup of tea but clearly not a bad bunch of :music-guitarred: 4.5/10
by Romain
Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (Complete!)
Replies: 114
Views: 29016

Re: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (Complete!)

Thanks Rob, the time robber. How mny hours... how many hours we're going to waste with your playlist now :-)

And thanks for your sense of humour, very appreciated.
by Romain
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: French forumers, help me find a song!
Replies: 5
Views: 195

Re: French forumers, help me find a song!

P.S. for Moonbeam. I know you love Mylène Farmer and I wanted to tell you that I "discovered" an artist who, it seems to me, could please you very much. Calypso Valois Even if the style is different, the voice is so close that I had to point it out to you :-) This song in particular: https...
by Romain
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS
Replies: 53
Views: 1026

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS

Moonbeam wrote:Wow, I thought Avantdale Bowling Club would be a contender for a top 3 finish!


When you look all the other proposal, with half of them being women singing pop or folk melodies, Avantdale Bowling Club is really quite different :-) Not what is being sought this year anyway.
by Romain
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS
Replies: 53
Views: 1026

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS

Jirin wrote:Wins, losses, ties in the 29 head to head matches with the other albums.

Oh, the ties... thanks.
by Romain
Sat Feb 09, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

39. KT Tunstall – Suddenly I See
A nice and catchy pop song. I admit that I didn't know the singer or that it was a "real song", I think I've only ever heard it in commercials before. 6/10
by Romain
Sat Feb 09, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS
Replies: 53
Views: 1026

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: RESULTS

Hello Jirin, thanks a lot... but can you explain the three numbers?
by Romain
Sat Feb 09, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread

List sent.

Guys, you really like female singers (that's the majority this year, right?) :D
by Romain
Fri Feb 08, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Daft Punk - Da Funk - 1997 - Electro House Album : Homework (RYM: 3.47/5) Wikipédia: Daft Punk are a French electronic music duo formed in Paris in 1993 by Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter. They achieved popularity in the late 1990s as part of the French house movement, and had succ...
by Romain
Fri Feb 08, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Fri Feb 08, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

37. Queen – All Dead, All Dead
A sweet ballad, the melody on the piano is very beautiful, a good (re)discovery 7/10

38. Los Saicos - Demolición
:music-rockon: Punk is not my favorite genre but, in the genre, the song is rather pleasant and melodic 5/10
by Romain
Fri Feb 08, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 37
Views: 1142

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1

A bunch of good songs for the first week (1 to 5 are in a pocket). My best discovery is Rita Lee, I didn't know her. GROUP ALPHA 1. David Axelrod | Holy Thursday 2. Rita Lee | Ovalha Negra 4. Woods | The Other Side 8. Max Coveri | Running in the 90s GROUP BETA 3. Gemini Eye | The Doula's Tulpa 5. BØ...
by Romain
Wed Feb 06, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Natural Snow Buildings - Sun Tower - 2015 Drone, Psychedelic Folk, Avant-Folk, Free Folk, Post-Rock, Ambient Album : Terror's Horns (RYM: 3.30/5) Wikipédia: Natural Snow Buildings is a duo from France, consisting of artists Mehdi Ameziane and Solange Gularte. They play music which can be classified...
by Romain
Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

36. Labi Siffre – (Something Inside) So Strong

Ouch, the Genesis 80's synthesizer hurts nowadays. I think I would like it more with a current production... or older production :-) 4,5/10
by Romain
Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Page 9 Adam De La Halle - Jeu de Robin et Marion - 1282 or 1283 - Classical Page 23 Philippe De Vitry - In Arboris - 1320 - Classical Page 25 Josquin des Prez - Ave Maria ... Virgo serena - 1485 - Classical Page 27 Clément Janequin - Le chant des Oyseaulx - 1537 - Classical Page 35 Nicolas Gombert -...
by Romain
Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

35. Avenged Sevenfold - Fiction

Not bad. A melodic metal band with an interesting jerky melody 5/10
by Romain
Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Honorio wrote:I only noticed that the rankings were 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 after ordering them before posting.


I really really hope I'm not the next song :-) ... although I have several that could easily be 1 !
by Romain
Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Charles Trenet - La mer - 1946 Chanson Wikipédia: Louis Charles Auguste Claude Trenet (French: [ʃaʁl tʁəne]; 18 May 1913 – 19 February 2001) was a French singer and songwriter. He was most famous for his recordings from the late 1930s until the mid-1950s, though his career continued through the 199...
by Romain
Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Mon Feb 04, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

32. Jenny Lewis – Acid Tongue
The chorus almost makes me grind my teeth. Not my thing at all. 3/10
33. Riot – You Burn in Me
Hard-rock after country music... no luck at the beginning of this week. 3.5/10
34. Fergie, featuring Ludacris - Glamorous
No luck at all... 3.5/10
by Romain
Fri Feb 01, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 3693

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

31. Girls in Hawaii - Catwalk
The kind of song I can't hate, but I'm missing the little "extra soul" here. 5/10
by Romain
Fri Feb 01, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Calypso Valois - Le jour - 2016 Chanson, pop, synthpop Album: Cannibale (RYM: 3,30/5) Alias-production (DeepL translation) When we talk about Calypso Valois' music, words rush to describe this fiercely French-speaking, poetic and narrative orchestral pop. Author, composer, performer, the young woma...
by Romain
Fri Feb 01, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Fri Feb 01, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 314
Views: 20197

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

30. Budka Suflera - Jolka, Jolka pamiętasz

A "Hard-Rock" ballad melody, and it's not the kind of thing I really like: 4.5/10
by Romain
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 314
Views: 20197

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

28. Medeski Martin & Wood – Anonymous Skulls
A new band for me and a fantastic discovery. A very good song. Very catchy. (if you have any other recommendations from this group, I'm a taker) 7/10

29. Prince - Love
A good song in this good album. Not my favourite but very enjoyable. 6/10
by Romain
Wed Jan 30, 2019 7:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Nicolas Gombert - In Te Domine Speravi - Motet à six voix - 1539 - Classical Renaissance Wikipédia: Nicolas Gombert (c. 1495 – c. 1560)[1] was a Franco-Flemish composer of the Renaissance. He was one of the most famous and influential composers between Josquin des Prez and Palestrina, and best repr...
by Romain
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Michel Legrand
Replies: 5
Views: 679

Re: R.I.P. Michel Legrand

I prefer "Les demoiselles de Rochefort" they broadcast it again yesterday on television and there is not a single second of music that is not perfect... it is of incredible beauty. Perhaps less moving than the "Umbrellas of Cherbourg" but so beautiful. Lalaland is clearly a huge ...
by Romain
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 314
Views: 20197

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

23. Derek and the Dominos – It’s Too Late Not unpleasant but a little too "generic" for me 4.5/10 24. Gnarls Barley – Run (I’m a Natural Disaster) I adore this song. Almost as good as "crazy".The production of Modest mouse is perfect as always 8.5/10 25. Architecture in Helsinki...
by Romain
Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

Michel Legrand - Les parapluies de Cherbourg - Je ne pourrai jamais vivre sans toi - 1964 - OST Film Soundtrack, Jazz Pop (RYM : 3,77/5) Michel Legrand (24 February 1932 – 26 January 2019) was a French musical composer, arranger, conductor, and jazz pianist. Legrand is a prolific composer, having w...
by Romain
Sat Jan 26, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 1714
Views: 326565

Re: France - One song per day.

In homage to Michel Legand who passed away today
by Romain
Sat Jan 26, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Michel Legrand
Replies: 5
Views: 679

R.I.P. Michel Legrand

Michel Legrand (24 February 1932 - 26 January 2019) was a French musical composer, arranger, conductor, and jazz pianist. Legrand is a prolific composer, having written over 200 film and television scores, in addition to many memorable songs. He is best known for his often haunting, jazz-tinged film...
by Romain
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2018: Voting thread

Jirin wrote:Currently have four ballots, one more week to get them in. If you need a little extra time you can ask and it will be available.

Frankly...yes! :D

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