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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: 1215

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: 485

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: 14
Views: 568

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: 600

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: 1083

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: 407

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: 411

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: 18
Views: 238

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: 139

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: 210

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: 334

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: 351

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: 262

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: 262

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: 427

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: 419

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: 457

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: 457

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: 457

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: 644

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: 634

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: 776

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: 995

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: 737

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: 1548

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: 851

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: 772

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: 3373

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: 1139

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: 209242

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: 209242

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: 209242

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: 209242

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: 962

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: 125

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: 597

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: 209242

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: 209242

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: 7215

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: 7215

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: 7215

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: 1015

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: 812

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: 209242

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: 209242

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: 636

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: 17758

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: 240

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...

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