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by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 12
Views: 191

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 3

1. Heaven Help Us All 2. Time of No Reply 3. 2020 4. Forever Young 1. Problèmes d'amour (DEFINITELY going to return to this one often) 2. The Facts of Life 3. If You Wanna Be Happy 4. Please Forgive My Heart 1. The Dull Flame of Desire 2. Flight 3. The Maker 4. The Purple People Eater 1. Night and D...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Summary of earlier EOY lists to be added
Replies: 41
Views: 6944

Re: Summary of earlier EOY lists to be added

TBHAP (Germany)

TO BE ADDED LATER
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)

This is interesting. Didn't know this site until now. Also not sure about it's eligibility. Can someone look for alexa stats, cause I don't know how it goes? I couldn't find any reviews on the site, but wikipedia says, they do some. I hope this site eligible. Why ? Look on the list. No Despacito, n...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 616

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3

The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town: 12 Sinead O'Connor - Troy: 11 In my years on the forum, this is one of the results that has surprised me the most. I have fond memories of "Life in a Northern Town," but I never thought it would be a match for the bitter ferocity of "Troy,...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 30
Views: 974

Re: EOY 2017 - Pitchfork (US)

JohnnyBGoode wrote:93. Big Shaq “Man’s Not Hot”

Ideally, this would be #1 on every list, but hey, it's a start!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 3
Views: 150

EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)

Songs: http://nbhap.com/sounds/the-best-songs-of-2017/

Uncertain of eligibility, posting anyway for posterity.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 616

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3

Melody Day
Lorelei
I Know It's Over
Dirty Dancing
Life in a Northern Town
Supernature
Dance Apocalyptic
Grandma's Hands
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:22 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Northern Transmissions
Replies: 1
Views: 90

Re: EOY 2017 - Northern Transmissions

TOP 10 ALBUMS 1. LCD Soundsystem – American Dream 2. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy 3. The National – Sleep Well Beast 4. ALVVAYS – Antisocialites 5. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN 6. Protomartyr – Relatives in Descent 7. The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding 8. Slowdive – Slowdive 9. Tyler, the Creator...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:21 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Northern Transmissions
Replies: 1
Views: 90

EOY 2017 - Northern Transmissions

This looks like it's eligible.

http://www.northerntransmissions.com/ne ... bums-year/

However, I do not know what country it is from.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 07, 2017 1:59 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 11
Views: 1303

EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Updates will be a bit slow at first due to final exams, but I figured I could show you what's up so far. Remember that once all the lists are filled in, Henrik will add additional formulas to make the list more accurate to how it will be in the next AM update. The following lists are featured: USA: ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 20
Views: 403

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2

1. Equal Rights 2. Fly the Orient 3. Second Round K.O. 4. From a Late Night Train 1. eez-eh 2. Somebody to Shove 3. Just Like a Pill 4. Pass Out 1. Chinatown 2. La Maladie d'amour 3. Regarde un peu la France 4. Queen Majesty 1. Flowerz 2. Violently Happy 3. Nuclear Seasons 4. Sanctified That last br...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 616

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 3

The full version of "Supernature":

by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 15
Views: 1006

Re: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)

arnaud wrote:No transcription : spotify playlist + excel ;)


Thanks a bunch, Arnaud!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 15
Views: 1006

Re: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)

JohnnyBGoode wrote:Don't know if you want/need the other 90 transcribed as an unranked 11-100?


Yes please, that would be very helpful.

I don't know why their previous songs lists weren't included. I'll make a thread for those later today.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 04, 2017 5:23 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Fader (USA)
Replies: 3
Views: 267

Re: EOY 2017 - Fader (USA)

Me after going through this horrible list:

by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2
Replies: 43
Views: 939

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2

Always Look on the Bright Side of Life
So Good at Being in Trouble
505 (this one was basically a tossup)
Memory Lane
The Way
Stars
C is the Heavenly Option
California
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 29, 2017 4:49 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017: Latin Grammy Nominations and Winners (Record, Album)
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: EOY 2017: Latin Grammy Nominations and Winners (Record, Album)

What country would this represent in the spreadsheet?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 29, 2017 4:48 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Latin Grammy Awards
Replies: 7
Views: 556

Re: Latin Grammy Awards

I don't believe these were ever added to the site.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 29, 2017 1:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 21
Views: 578

Re: 9825/1000: Round 1, Week 1

1. Verstärker 2. For the Dead 3. Go Crazy 4. The Philosopher 1. I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself 2. And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda 3. Look Through Any Window 4. One Step Up 1. Was ist Musik? 2. The Heat Is On 3. Chorus 4. Only the Lonely 1. Levon 2. When Tomorrow Comes 3. Jumpin' at th...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 27, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Cornell Daily Sun (USA)
Replies: 10
Views: 412

Re: EOY 2017 - The Cornell Daily Sun (USA)

I think it was agreed in the past that this was ineligible due to the lack of reviews. Has that changed in any way?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 26, 2017 3:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 1343

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Barracuda
Careless Whisper
Birdhouse in Your Soul
Baby's on Fire (could really go either way with this one, neither are particular favorites of mine)
This Is Hardcore
The Wire
Cornflake Girl
Falling
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Nov 24, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY Songs - Source Checklist
Replies: 0
Views: 127

EOY Songs - Source Checklist

All the sources used on last years EOY songs list. Sources will be removed once added to this year's spreadsheet. USA: American Songwriter Billboard Complex Consequence of Sound Entertainment Weekly Gorilla vs. Bear Grammy HipHopDX Noisey NPR Paste Pigeons and Planes Pitchfork PopMatters Pretty Much...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Nov 24, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY Songs - Source Checklist
Replies: 5
Views: 485

EOY Songs - Source Checklist

All the sources used on last years EOY songs list. Sources will be removed once added to this year's spreadsheet. USA: American Songwriter Billboard Complex Entertainment Weekly Gorilla vs. Bear HipHopDX NPR Pigeons and Planes PopMatters Slant Spectrum Culture Spin Time Out New York Village Voice XL...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 1343

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Final rank and votes: Tenor Saw - Ring the Alarm (7.5) Haim - The Wire (7.5) You already bolded "This Is Hardcore" and didn't bold "Stuck in the Middle With You", so I'm assuming that you meant to bold "The Wire" here instead of "Ring the Alarm". I trust that...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 20, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 1343

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

You should probably use the album version of Carless Whisper:

by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

One nomination left, in the 6001-8000 range!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Looks like group 2001-3000 is closed.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 19, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When will the 2017 update come?
Replies: 186
Views: 19142

Re: When will the 2017 update come?

I know this is a little bit premature but now that the site is up to date, does this mean you will go back to updating it the summer of each year or should we expect it to update later than that or before that? I will probably make a smaller update in spring, not doing much more than including the ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

If this could be my final nomination, I'll choose:

Passion Pit - Take a Walk (5214)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Narrowing down the options is super difficult, but I'll have to go with:

X-Ray Spex - Germ Free Adolescents (3259)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Grimes - California (Artist #205)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Nov 16, 2017 10:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 140
Views: 3386

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

Nick wrote:Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" is from 2014, not 2015.


The version with Kendrick is from 2015, though.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Haim - Falling (1747)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM songs with more than one popular/acclaimed version
Replies: 20
Views: 544

Re: AM songs with more than one popular/acclaimed version

Jessie Ware's "Running": the remix by Disclosure appeared instead of the original in the half-decade lists by Pitchfork and Factmag.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM songs with more than one popular/acclaimed version
Replies: 20
Views: 544

Re: AM songs with more than one popular/acclaimed version

I have come across this problem at times when making my AM playlist in Apple Music. Some of the choices for which version to put in were fairly obvious, but there have been times when I've struggled with whether to put in the original or an alternate version. I do some research before making my deci...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 15, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4371

Re: It has happened! Really!!

167. The Smiths - The Smiths 168. Bob Marley and The Wailers - Natty Dread 169. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 170. The White Stripes - White Blood Cells 171. New York Dolls - New York Dolls 172. Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Déjà Vu 173. Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP 174. The Kinks - The Kinks A...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

The Pipettes - Pull Shapes (2310)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 3905

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Janelle Monáe - Dance Apocalyptic (4127)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4371

Re: It has happened! Really!!

StevieFan13 wrote:
Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
StevieFan13 wrote:Yeah in two parts


Oh wow. If its the whole 10000, then you may want some help. I'd be happy to help (I just don't want to make the whole video myself), though I'm not sure what I could do.

Whoops! I only meant 1000. I’m not insane. Slip of the finger.


I figured just as much. :D
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4371

Re: It has happened! Really!!

StevieFan13 wrote:
panam wrote:
StevieFan13 wrote:I’ll make a video if you want!


Of the 10000?

Yeah in two parts


Oh wow. If its the whole 10000, then you may want some help. I'd be happy to help (I just don't want to make the whole video myself), though I'm not sure what I could do.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 12, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4371

Re: It has happened! Really!!

StevieFan13 wrote:I’ll make a video if you want!


You can go ahead, because I'm certainly not doing it again!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 12, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 140
Views: 3386

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

On the songs spreadsheet, there are songs that aren't supposed to be present (such as "The Entertainer" and the accidental duplicate of "My Little Town") that are listed as having positions in the list, along with whatever song actually currently has that position.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 12, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 131
Views: 4371

Re: It has happened! Really!!

Hooray! Thank you so much, Henrik! Your passionate dedication is what makes Acclaimed Music the best music discovery resource there is.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When will the 2017 update come?
Replies: 186
Views: 19142

Re: When will the 2017 update come?

I'm having no trouble conserving my hype for this, because there's plenty of other stuff coming soon, with a definite time and date, that I can expend my hype on.

So... anyone else getting the new Pokémon games?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Spectrum Culture - 100 Best Songs of the '00s (2017)
Replies: 14
Views: 1242

Re: Spectrum Culture - 100 Best Songs of the '00s (2017)

Radiohead has 4 songs from Kid A, 1 from Amnesiac, and 1 from In Rainbows. "There There" may show up in the top 20 if they want to get a song from Hail to the Thief in there, though it would be a somewhat surprising choice for the top Radiohead song.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:20 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Hollywood.com - The 50 Greatest Beatles Songs (2013)
Replies: 2
Views: 105

Re: Hollywood.com - The 50 Greatest Beatles Songs (2013)

I don’t quite know how to respond to this list, but if it includes “Think for Yourself” then I don’t care what else about it, the list has my approval!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 05, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album of the Week: Nomination Thread
Replies: 35
Views: 1118

Re: Album of the Week: Nomination Thread

I'll nominate Santigold's Master of My Make-Believe.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)
Replies: 76
Views: 2613

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)

I'm definitely going to submit a songs list, though probably rather late in the game. An album list from me would likely be very short, and I have no idea how to even begin ranking artists. And speaking of the all-time songs poll... I was planning to start it in March, since the 2015 poll started in...

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