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by Nassim
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Pearl Jam's Ten (1991)
Replies: 16
Views: 819

Re: Rank the Tracks: Pearl Jam's Ten (1991)

06 | Jeremy
03 | Alive
05 | Black
10 | Deep
01 | Once
11 | Release[I]
02 | Even Flow
07 | Oceans
04 | Why Go
09 | Garden
08 | Porch
by Nassim
Mon Apr 23, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Björk's Post (1995)
Replies: 14
Views: 354

Re: Rank the Tracks: Björk's Post (1995)

02 | Hyperballad
01 | Army of Me
07 | Isobel
03 | The Modern Things
04 | It's Oh So Quiet
05 | Enjoy
09 | I Miss You
06 | You've Been Flirting Again
08 | Possibly Maybe
11 | Headphones
10 | Cover Me
by Nassim
Tue Apr 10, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham
Replies: 6
Views: 228

Re: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham

Yeah... I heard the rumours!
by Nassim
Sun Apr 08, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Ornette Coleman's The Shape of Jazz to Come (1959)
Replies: 8
Views: 379

Re: Rank the Tracks: Ornette Coleman's The Shape of Jazz to Come (1959)

05 | Congeniality
03 | Peace
02 | Eventually
06 | Chronology
01 | Lonely Woman
04 | Focus on Sanity
by Nassim
Sat Mar 31, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 2203

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Albums : 1) Red Hot Chili Peppers - Blood Sugar Sex Magik 2) A Tribe Called Quest - The Low End Theory 3) Slint - Spiderland 4) Nirvana - Nevermind 5) The Jesus Lizard - Goat 6) Talk Talk - Laughing Stock 7) MC Solaar - Qui sème le vent récolte le tempo 8) The KLF - The White Room 9) Primal Scream -...
by Nassim
Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Film Finds and Classic Cinema Corner (my new video series)
Replies: 13
Views: 475

Re: Fabulous Films (my new video series)

Very interesting video will a well articulated opinion and nice editing ! I think you could slow it down a bit though, leave more parts where a movie extract enhances your point. You do it twice but doing it more often would give us more time to digest your point of view, I felt it flowed pretty fas...
by Nassim
Sat Mar 31, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.11
Replies: 13
Views: 336

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.11

Let's Eat Grandma - Falling Into Me
by Nassim
Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 4451

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

I actually would have expected Anaïs Mitchell to end up higher, but there might have been some turnover on the forum since the last time we had Hadestown in a moderately acclaimed poll. Also surprised Neko Case didn't crack the top 100.
by Nassim
Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music Quiz "Goûte mes Disques" - Brussels - March 24
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: Music Quiz "Goûte mes Disques" - Brussels - March 24

So we made it to 3rd place ! Pretty sure having an AMer with us would have made the difference, we lost by about 20 points and just comforting me that, against the opinion of all my teammates, About a Girl was in Bleach and not a late Nirvana song, would have got us about 15 points (in the last roun...
by Nassim
Sun Mar 25, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks Open 24/7: questions, comments and stats
Replies: 91
Views: 8562

Re: Rank the Tracks Open 24/7: questions, comments and stats

Thanks for organizing this, Honorio. One question I have is to which extent the order of the tracks influences the results. Do the first tracks tend to do better than the last? And if they do, is it because the best songs are often early on the album, or would the results slightly change if the tra...
by Nassim
Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 4451

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

So the (I think) only woman credited on 3 AM top 100 songs is not even in the top 250...
by Nassim
Thu Mar 22, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What recommendations for albums are you more likely to take?
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: What recommendations for albums are you more likely to take?

On my side I'm more interested on magazine or website lists on which there already are albums I like/love, more than personal lists of the same caliber. And not to be "that" guy, but I'm actually more into decade lists as I can then have less 60s, 70s and more 90s, 00s, or even genre speci...
by Nassim
Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 05
Replies: 18
Views: 424

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 05

So, are you considering having five weeks be the limit until entering the hall of fame or whatever it will be called? I'm getting kind of tired of How Soon is Now (and it's in my all-time top 100). As long as songs from the top 500 (or at least 200) of last poll are fair game, I'll vote for 5 weeks...
by Nassim
Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (04) March 15
Replies: 12
Views: 1409

Re: MCCh 2018 (04) March 15

Jirin wrote:A.A.L. isn't even on AllMusic, it's one of those albums somebody here found, got everyone else here to listen to, so it became popular here, but has basically not been promoted.


Got the "best new music" label on Pitchfork, used to be enough to get the rest of the press on board.
by Nassim
Sun Mar 18, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.09
Replies: 13
Views: 373

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.09

My nomination, because poetry is no dead :
by Nassim
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 10442

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 15)

jamieW wrote:BleuPanda, here's my final artist list. (Please scrap my earlier one.)
82. Sacha Got (La Femme)


That's a male, pretty sure cisgender. The main female member (the co lead singer) is Clémence Quélénnec.
by Nassim
Sat Mar 10, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Play That Game
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Play That Game

You think so? It's got awkward mechanics, boring flat repetitive tracks. Even the gamers I know who obsess over getting the perfect score on 80s arcade games like the later entries better, though they disagree on which particular one is best. In a lot of cases I think the original games are objecti...
by Nassim
Fri Mar 09, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Paste - 30 Best Albums of 1978
Replies: 0
Views: 183

Paste - 30 Best Albums of 1978

https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2018/02/the-best-albums-of-1978.html 30. Bob Marley & the Wailers : Kaya 29. The Ramones : Road to Ruin 28. The Saints : Eternally Yours 27. Public Image Ltd. : First Issue 26. Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band : Stranger in Town 25. X-Ray Spex : Germfr...
by Nassim
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: BleuPanda's 2018 Music List Updates
Replies: 16
Views: 539

Re: BleuPanda's 2018 Music List Updates

Just the new, non-2017 songs isolated: 174. Tricky - Black Steel 361. Kate Bush - Hounds of Love 383. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - The Skin of My Yellow Country Teeth 459. Animal Collective - In the Flowers 501. Bon Iver - Flume 584. John Talabot - Destiny 651. Dan Le Sac vs. Scroobius Pip - Thou Sha...
by Nassim
Fri Mar 02, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 2203

Re: Songs and Albums of 1991 Poll

Maybe it would do some good for this thread if a laughing stock was passing through ... It missed the cut in 2012's 1991 poll, coming 16th. There are plenty of voters to come, and as few as 5 votes out of 30+ voters could be enough. I hope everyone at least gives it a listen. https://www.youtube.co...
by Nassim
Fri Mar 02, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll
Replies: 94
Views: 2777

Re: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll

Personally, I do as much listening for a year as possible, including every ranked song on AM and the higher ranked songs on people's lists here. Though there are months when I'm to busy to listen to all of it. Then in the last few days I make a playlist of every song that stood out for me and liste...
by Nassim
Thu Mar 01, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women
Replies: 282
Views: 8400

Re: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women

I'm hoping "Crystalised" is only so low because some people excluded the xx because they aren't purely female. Not so sure, it only made it to #15 on the 2009 poll. A lot of us love the album, but we don't seem to agree on which songs are the standouts. Surprised Rock Lobster got that man...
by Nassim
Thu Mar 01, 2018 2:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll
Replies: 94
Views: 2777

Re: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll

Songs : 1) The Jesus Lizard - Mouth Breather 2) The Sundays - Skin & Bones 3) Daniel Johnston - Some Things Last a Long Time 4) Fugazi - Blueprint 5) Sinéad O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U 6) Ride - Vapour Trail 7) They Might Be Giants - Istanbul (Not Constantinople) 8) Seal - Crazy 9) Jane's Ad...
by Nassim
Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 02
Replies: 19
Views: 565

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 02

So finally no Grammy Award winning Who Let The Dogs Out ?
by Nassim
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women
Replies: 282
Views: 8400

Re: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women

That's it for today. I just recently got into Cybele's Reverie and wish I could have voted for it. And on my side I had Beyonce's Countdown on repeat recently, can't believe I forgot to ask you to include it when I asked you about Everything's Embarrassing. Should pretty much have been next to each...
by Nassim
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Pitchfork - The 50 Best Albums of 1998 (2018)
Replies: 2
Views: 447

Re: Pitchfork - The 50 Best Albums of 1998 (2018)

I'm not "completely" stunned that Aquemini beat it. It was only 50th of the decade back then, but they made it clear several times since that they consider it to be Outkast's magnum opus. The Miseducation of Lauryl Hill though ? That didn't even make their top 100 of the decade (and it sli...
by Nassim
Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll
Replies: 94
Views: 2777

Re: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll

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by Nassim
Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks
Replies: 24
Views: 539

Re: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks

Well, I don't know if this is stuck because of the many obscure tracks waiting some vote, or if the "saving" format wasn't as atractive as the "elimination" one we used to have on past "Survivor" games. I bet "All My Friends" wouldn't go so far on the other f...
by Nassim
Wed Feb 21, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women
Replies: 282
Views: 8400

Re: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women

I'd have voted for The Jig of Life and Red Alert if I had thought about them when making my list !
by Nassim
Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.06
Replies: 12
Views: 465

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.06

I haven't followed much the charts this year so far, so the first song might already have been nominated, but I'll nominate :

Ought - Desire
Car Seat Headrest - Bodys
by Nassim
Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Albums of the 2000s
Replies: 78
Views: 3399

Re: [Results] Albums of the 2000s

Regarding Ys, I don't find Joana Newsom's voice a problem on that album, while it sometimes was in the Milk Eyed Mender (except on Peach, Plum, Pear, still her best song). Surprised to see Dear Science so high, I thought TV on the Radio's fall from grace would hurt it too. Do you overall think it is...
by Nassim
Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Nirvana's In Utero (1993)
Replies: 9
Views: 352

Re: Rank the Tracks: Nirvana's In Utero (1993)

Not an easy album to rank, pretty consistant in quality but varying in style and intensity. Hardest one to rank is Milk It which has pretty cool parts and kinda unnecessary atonal parts too. Still, I'll wholeheartedly follow Pitchfork for the #1 pick. 02 | Scentless Apprentice 12 | All Apologies 03 ...
by Nassim
Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Arctic Monkeys' Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (2006)
Replies: 10
Views: 323

Re: Rank the Tracks: Arctic Monkeys' Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (2006)

01 | The View from the Afternoon 03 | Fake Tales of San Francisco 11 | When the Sun Goes Down 02 | I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor 04 | Dancing Shoes 06 | Still Take You Home 05 | You Probably Couldn't See for the Lights But You Were Staring Straight at Me 10 | Perhaps Vampires Is a Bit Strong...
by Nassim
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks
Replies: 24
Views: 539

Re: Save My LCD Soundsystem Tracks

Big Ideas Us V. Them Get Innocuous! You Wanted a Hit Disco Infiltrator 45:33 (part 1) 45:33 (part 2) 45:33 (part 3) 45:33 (part 4) 45:33 (part 5) 45:33 (part 6) American Dream Beat Connection Black Screen Bye Bye Bayou Change Yr Mind Christmas Will Break Your Heart Emotional Haircut Freak Out/Starry...
by Nassim
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 60
Views: 3210

Re: Albums of 2018

Don't think I had ever listened to as many albums on their release dates, but Car Seat Headrest, Ought, US Girls and Superchunk albums are all well worth the spin !
by Nassim
Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Albums of the 2000s
Replies: 78
Views: 3399

Re: [Results] Albums of the 2000s

Given your penchant for hard rocking music (I seem to recall you love QOTSA), I'm guessing one of these albums is the Muse album that just appeared? I'm guessing the one he doesn't connect with but is happy it did well is "Donuts." Yes Jamie, no Nick! Actually there was a subtle clue for ...
by Nassim
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 10442

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Song Deadline February 15)

If it's not too much hassle, can you put Sky Ferreira - Everything is Embarrassing at #90 on my list and move everything else down one spot ? Otherwise don't bother, it probably didn't get enough vote to make it to the final list anyway.
by Nassim
Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Albums of the 2000s
Replies: 78
Views: 3399

Re: [Results] Albums of the 2000s

I don't get the (relative) lack of love from the forum for The Moon & Antarctica, but it really doesn't bode well for The Lonesome Crowded West which is way less welcoming and not as consistant (plus with 1997 being that stacked, even being in my top 30 of all time it's just my 5th favorite of t...
by Nassim
Mon Feb 12, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women
Replies: 126
Views: 4330

Re: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women

Post and Homogenic seem to always end up pretty much tied in our polls, but always above Debut. Still seems odd Debut is still her highest ranked album on AM.
by Nassim
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Albums of the 2000s
Replies: 78
Views: 3399

Re: [Results] Albums of the 2000s

116. Kanye West - 808s and Heartbreak Score: 829.9 pts Year of Release: 2008 (#8 in year poll) AM 2000s albums rank: 153 (1087 all-time) AMF 2017 All-time poll 2000s rank: 62 AMF 2011 2000s poll rank: Not top 100 Fans: Listyguy(9) I guess none of the Kanye disciples voted in this poll? Higher than ...
by Nassim
Sat Feb 10, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2017 -- RESULTS
Replies: 65
Views: 2925

Re: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2017 -- RESULTS

StevieFan13 wrote:I also realize most of my top ten isn't gonna make it, which is a bummer.


You already got 4 songs from your top 10 in, and 2 other are obviously going to make the final top 10 (I'd even go for top 3) so I think you're actually pretty well off.
by Nassim
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Albums of the 2000s
Replies: 78
Views: 3399

Re: [Results] Albums of the 2000s

I guess I should be happy it made it this far, but I'm still shocked by the hate for Sam's Town (besides BangJan and sonofsamiam... I'm coming to expect that). BleuPanda, 150/150 :( I ranked it 33/119 and I just re-listened to it. I don't hear an embarrassing "Are we human or are we dancer&quo...
by Nassim
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 167
Views: 6545

Re: [Results] Songs of the 2000s

It's still hard for me to comprehend that we can consistently praise "Paper Planes" and then leave out M.I.A.'s other work. She has such a large body of great songs off her first two albums, but even the usual #2 "Galang" didn't make this final top 150. (Similarly, how do we pla...
by Nassim
Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Fleetwood Mac's Rumours (1977)
Replies: 17
Views: 585

Re: Rank the Tracks: Fleetwood Mac's Rumours (1977)

07 | The Chain
08 | You Make Loving Fun
11 | Gold Dust Woman
05 | Go Your Own Way
10 | Oh Daddy
04 | Don't Stop
02 | Dreams
09 | I Don't Want to Know
01 | Second Hand News
03 | Never Going Back Again
06 | Songbird
by Nassim
Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Bruce Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A. (1984)
Replies: 10
Views: 380

Re: Rank the Tracks: Bruce Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A. (1984)

06 | I'm on Fire 11 | Dancing in the Dark 01 | Born in the U.S.A. 02 | Cover Me 07 | No Surrender 10 | Glory Days 08 | Bobby Jean 03 | Darlington County 05 | Downbound Train 04 | Working on the Highway 12 | My Hometown 09 | I'm Goin' Down Might be the force of habit that made me give #1 spot to I'm ...
by Nassim
Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (01) January 31
Replies: 9
Views: 1163

Re: MCCh 2018 (01) January 31

spiritualized wrote:Wow no hip hop and just one art pop album. I'm liking 2018 already !


Shame would be ranked #39 in last year's EOY list, so I'd just consider the year is starting slow.
by Nassim
Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2000s Songs Poll: Guess the top 20 (Spoilers)
Replies: 27
Views: 982

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

DaveC wrote:So the rank of "Chicago" has proven most costly to some guessers. Almost everyone over-estimated it's performance, while Toni underestimated.


For me it Will be Take Me Out, I had everything else within 3 spots.
by Nassim
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 22
Views: 785

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 2

Caribou - Melody Day
Frida Hyvonen - Dirty Dancing
The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town
Bill Withers - Grandma's Hands
The Kinks - Shangri-La
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information
Passion Pit - Take a Walk
Justice - Waters of Nazareth
by Nassim
Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2000s Songs Poll: Guess the top 20 (Spoilers)
Replies: 27
Views: 982

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

Viva la Vida top 20 (horrendous)? The Rip that high (great song though) ? Pyramid Song as the highest ranked Radiohead song (which was the case in 2001 but I had completely forgotten)? Well, I wouldn’t have guessed that so it doesn’t bode too well for my other predictions ! 20. Viva la Vida (wishful...
by Nassim
Sun Feb 04, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017: Results
Replies: 11
Views: 484

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017: Results

I'm very surprised by the top 2 ! Especially didn't expect my pick to get that high, I was mostly hoping for it to end in the top half ! I know it had a few other big supporters, but I'm still stunned !

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