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by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Nov 28, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

600. Garbage – Garbage Stupid Girl Vow 592. Pet Shop Boys – Actually It's a Sin Rent 577. A Tribe Called Quest - We Got It from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service We the People.... The Space Program 574. Kanye West – 808’s & Heartbreaks Say You Will Heartless 572. M.I.A. – Arular Galang 10 Dollar 571....
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site Update
Replies: 36
Views: 6754

Re: Site Update

I'm not gonna push anything. I'm already preoccupied enough with trying to pick entries for Rob's playlist.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site Update
Replies: 36
Views: 6754

Re: Site Update

Edre Peraza wrote: Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:09 am Are you going to include decade-end lists for the 2010s, that can change a lot
Yes, those will be included.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Nov 27, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 6
Views: 354

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

JohnnyBGoode wrote: Fri Nov 27, 2020 2:53 pm Should this be pinned?
Yes!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Nov 26, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 6
Views: 354

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

Is Canadian magazine Exclaim eligible? Their website's Alexa rank is 113,016, so well within the margin. The website includes a lot of reviews, and there is a printed version, though it is not exclusively about music as they talk about all things culture. Their lists aren't on their website yet, bu...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

At some point after the playlist reaches its full length, I will give a report on the availability of certain songs and albums for Spotify US.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 25, 2020 3:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

797. Kanye West – Graduation Stronger Can't Tell Me Nothing 794. Deltron 3030 – Deltron 3030 3030 Positive Contact 778. Gnarls Barkley – St. Elsewhere Crazy Gone Daddy Gone 747. Sparks – Kimono My House This Town Ain't Big Enough for Both of Us Amateur Hour 716. Dirty Projectors – Bitte Orca Stillne...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 6
Views: 354

EOY Songs: Sources

USA: Billboard, Complex, Consequence of Sound, Fader, FLOOD Magazine, Gorilla vs Bear, Grammy, HipHopDX (Rap), HipHopDX R&B), Latin Grammy, Nashville Scene, Noisey, NPR, Paste, Pitchfork, Revolver, Rolling Stone, Slant, Spectrum Culture, Spin, Treblezine, Uproxx, XXL Magazine UK: Complex UK, Crack, ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 22, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

Rob, it may take me a while to vote for everything I can, so I hope you don't mind continually updating the list even after it reaches its full length.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

845. Sleigh Bells – Treats
Rill Rill
Riot Rhythm

837. Todd Terje – It’s Album Time
Inspector Norse
Delorean Dynamite

806. The Avalanches – Wildflower
Frankie Sinatra
Subways
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Nov 19, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

943. Killer Mike – R.A.P. Music
JoJo's Chillin
Reagan

877. Justice - †
D.A.N.C.E.
Phantom Pt. II

866. CHVRCHES – Every Open Eye
Leave a Trace
Playing Dead

855. SZA – Ctrl
Drew Barrymore
Prom

851. Kylie Minogue – Fever
Can't Get You Out of My Head
Love at First Sight
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

Everything is updated, yes it is. 795. CHVRCHES – The Bones of What You Believe Lies I'll think of a second one later My second choice will be We Sink . I'm sorry but I can't help picturing you doing nothing for almost two weeks except thinking about a second pick from The Bones of What You Believe...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 18, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

panam wrote: Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:45 pm
Sweepstakes Ron wrote: Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:41 am I'm thinking of publishing this list on RYM after it's finished, unless someone else wants to do it. On an unrelated note, I definitely did not expect Brothers in Arms to lean so much towards the under 40 crowd.

Have you published on RYM?
No, I'm only 20% done compiling it.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Nov 18, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

Sweepstakes Ron wrote: Mon Nov 02, 2020 8:22 pm 795. CHVRCHES – The Bones of What You Believe
Lies

I'll think of a second one later
My second choice will be We Sink.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 16, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

563. Madonna – Madonna
Borderline
Lucky Star

558. Go-Go’s – Beauty and the Beat
Our Lips Are Sealed
We Got the Beat

I'm not ready to do all of the votes yet, just putting in a few that I don't have to think much about.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 16, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Holden's 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions
Replies: 26
Views: 2975

Re: Holden's 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions

One last question: is there any rule against submitting songs that have previously been included in Unacclaimed or other tournaments/polls?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Nov 14, 2020 3:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 52
Views: 29395

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

panam wrote: Sat Nov 14, 2020 3:46 am
Sweepstakes Ron wrote: Sat Nov 14, 2020 12:57 am That was pretty quick, actually. But some of these aren't actual RYM genres.

"Neuva canción latinoameric" is actually "Nueva canción latinoamericana".
That genre was already in the spreadsheet, the "neuva" one was a misspelled duplicate.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Nov 14, 2020 12:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 52
Views: 29395

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

That was pretty quick, actually. But some of these aren't actual RYM genres.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Nov 13, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 52
Views: 29395

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

Again, thank you so much for the collection of genres for each song on AM!!! I have identified 258 (!) genres that are not yet on AM... Could you please help me fill in the attached spreadsheet, so I can add these additional genres to the genre tree. Thank you! Has anyone started on this yet? I'm n...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 08, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: SPIN (US): The 35 Best Songs of the Last 35 Years
Replies: 3
Views: 516

Re: Spin: The 35 Best Songs of the Last 35 Years

andyd1010 wrote: Sun Nov 08, 2020 12:07 am Some great songs here, but 1989 getting as many songs as the entire 21st century is a little ridiculous. And no songs since 2013.
Yeah, the title led me to believe that it'd be one song per year.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Nov 03, 2020 4:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 52
Views: 29395

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

Again, thank you so much for the collection of genres for each song on AM!!! I have identified 258 (!) genres that are not yet on AM... Could you please help me fill in the attached spreadsheet, so I can add these additional genres to the genre tree. Thank you! Has anyone started on this yet? I'm n...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 02, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

795. CHVRCHES – The Bones of What You Believe
Lies

I'll think of a second one later
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 02, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Holden's 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions
Replies: 26
Views: 2975

Re: Holden's 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions

Can a song be included if it's unranked but featured on a ranked album?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Oct 31, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

846. Carly Rae Jepsen – E*MO*TION
Run Away With Me
Emotion

838. Lykke Li – Wounded Rhymes
Youth Knows No Pain
I Follow Rivers
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Oct 30, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12309

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

panam wrote: Fri Oct 30, 2020 5:46 pmBlond appeared?
Yes, at #265.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Oct 28, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Bang Jan wrote: Wed Oct 28, 2020 11:43 am Also, I didn't vote for Untrue which you have given as my #63 even though my actual #63 (This Heat | Deceit) is listed correctly.
Likewise, BleuPanda actually does have it at #63.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Oct 28, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5667

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

There seem to be various acclaimed recordings of "You! Me! Dancing!" by Los Campesinos and "I'm Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How to Dance With You" by Black Kids, and I'm not certain if either has one definitive version. And, of course, "Push the Feeling On" by Nightcrawlers is almost entirely kno...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Oct 28, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Rob was also listed in Biggest Fans for his actual #30 (At Folsom Prison) so I assume this is just a presentation error and that the actual score is as it should be.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Oct 27, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)
Replies: 104
Views: 12309

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, PREDICTION THREAD (SPOILERS)

I think you are both wrong about Autobahn Well, Holden's newest results post knocks off two of our "outliers" ( The Idler Wheel... and Hatful of Hollow ). Assuming that NFR! and Fetch the Bolt Cutters are yet to come, I'm sticking with Autobahn for that final album not on 2017's top 500. Nassim, ar...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Radiohead is doing much worse this time. Could this mean... I could be wrong but it seems like they may be facing some backlash on the forum. I hope it doesn’t mean...but I’m afraid it could. Aw geez, I hope my inflammatory comment from months ago isn't responsible for this. I never meant to actual...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5667

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Gen X's "Dancing with Myself" was released in 1980, and a remixed version of the same recording was released in 1981 credited only to Billy Idol. But I'm not certain which version the critics are listing.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Oct 26, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5667

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

A significant amount of the list appearances of Belle and Sebastian's "I'm a Cuckoo" are actually for the Avalanches remix, which was released as part of the single in 2004 (the original had previously appeared on the Dear Catastrophe Waitress album released in 2003).
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Oct 26, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Yes, big jump for The Dreaming!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 25, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 484
Views: 18452

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

I think the choices for Honey are the ones I would pick!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Holden, can you please restate the points formula for the poll? The one posted in the list thread doesn't seem to be accurate.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Prince continues to suffer... but at least Robyn had a good jump!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

I'm thinking of publishing this list on RYM after it's finished, unless someone else wants to do it. On an unrelated note, I definitely did not expect Brothers in Arms to lean so much towards the under 40 crowd.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Oct 24, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 31263

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

VERY pleased to see a big jump for X-Ray Spex.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Oct 23, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5667

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Arcade Fire | No Cars Go | 2003 (Arcade Fire EP) | 2007 (Neon Bible)
Cheap Trick | I Want You to Want Me | 1977 (In Color) | 1979 (At Budokan)
Bob Marley and The Wailers | No Woman No Cry | 1974 (Natty Dread) | 1975 (Live!)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Oct 15, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Jirin’s Discovery and Review Tournament 2
Replies: 9
Views: 4434

Re: Jirin’s Discovery and Review Tournament 2

If you're looking for some recs:

Common - Be
M.I.A. - Maya
The Roots - Game Theory
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Oct 14, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99314

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

VanillaFire1000 is 32, it says in his profile.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Oct 12, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99314

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Man, I can't wait to see the looks on everyone's faces when Emily Montes's self-titled takes the top spot! :D
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 11, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99314

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

From their RYM pages, I can see that Bonnielaurel is 34, BryanBehar is 54, Spiritualized is 48, Zombeels is 57
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 17810

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

Is Drake's So Far Gone on the spreadsheet supposed to be the mixtape or the EP? (Or both?)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99314

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

I am 22, I assumed you already had my age because it's on my profile. Maybe some of the others there also have their ages in their profile.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Oct 11, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 99314

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

Are anyone's ages still missing?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 17810

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

Henrik wrote: Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:06 pm
Sweepstakes Ron wrote: Thu Oct 08, 2020 6:32 pm I can't tell exactly what's left, can someone please assign me a part to work on? I'll have it done this weekend.
I think C-G and I-Q is left in the info sheet.
Okay, I will start with C-E.