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by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

If you need a way to kill time before the rollout begins, I'd suggest checking out the individual lists. There's a lot to discover in them... believe me, there is a lot.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Romain wrote:129. Tubeway Army - Down In the Park
343. Tubeway Army - Down in the Park

374. Kavinsky - Nightcall
585. Kavinsky - Nightcall

I'm very glad you got your list in! But I still have to be upfront about these duplicates... How do you wish to deal with them?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Elder wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHdiqTOsvz4



Is this video from the most recent list?

Yes, it is! I made it myself, in fact. But I'm definitely not making one for this year. Anyone else is welcome to take up the task.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

damosuzuki wrote:59 - only ones - another girl, another planet
139 - the only ones - another girl, another planet

I hate to interrupt your triumphant return, but... you put in a duplicate here. It's okay, you're far from the only one (no pun intended) who's done this.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Elder wrote:317º Bob Dylan Blowin' in the Wind 1963
330º Bob Dylan Blowin' in the Wind 1963

You should probably fix this duplicate. That aside, you have made a truly great list!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1
Replies: 26
Views: 392

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.1

1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things vs. Johnny Cash - American III: Solitary Man 2. Townes Van Zandt - The Late Great Townes Van Zandt vs. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit 3. Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth vs. Nina Simone - In Concert 1964 4. M. Ward - Hold Time vs. Pescado Rabioso - ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round of 16
Replies: 18
Views: 294

Re: AM World Cup - Round of 16

Automatic for the People (Nightswimming) vs. Funeral (Neighboorhood #3 (Power Out)) Parallel Lines (Hanging on the Telephone) vs. Another Green World (Everything Merges With the Night) The Idler Wheel... (Anything We Want) vs. Stankonia (Xplosion) Purple Rain (I Would Die 4 U) vs. Abbey Road (Golden...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

panam wrote:so, when's the deadine?

The deadlines already passed, really. I'm basically just waiting for Dan. But it will still take several weeks before the results are ready.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

The plan is for the rollout to show the top 2000. After the rollout ends, I will share the complete spreadsheet, so you can view all the data and manipulate it however you please.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jul 14, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

OK...I know I said I wouldn't edit my list anymore, and I haven't but...I just realized I forgot to put Running Up That Hill on my list, and that's an all-time favorite of mine. Is there any way I can squeeze it in if you've already added it to the spreadsheets? If it's too much of a hassle I'll ju...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Bruno wrote:How many voters so far?

57
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 10, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

:greetings-waveyellow: Late list poster here. In fact, this late list poster still doesn’t have his list ready. I have a list of 1000 songs, but the songs aren’t fully ranked yet. I have ranked my favourite songs by year, and even my favourite songs by decade… but I’m still comparing my decade list...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 10, 2018 5:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 390

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

1. Pet Shop Boys - Actually vs. Muse - Origin of Symmetry 2. Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful vs. Lady Gaga - The Fame Monster 3. Damien Rice - My Favorite Faded Fantasy vs. Meade ‘Lux’ Lewis - Cat House Piano 4. Lady Lamb - After vs. Philip Glass - Akhnaten I can't believe ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 3
Replies: 18
Views: 317

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 3

Crap, I missed. Though it wouldn't have affected the round's outcome anyway, so fair enough.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

If there's are duplicates just delete the later one and move everything else up. Thanks! There are, indeed, some duplicates, though I haven't found them all yet. Would you like to come up with several "reserve" songs to fill out the remaining spots to keep your list at 1000? Just curious:...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

If there's are duplicates just delete the later one and move everything else up. Thanks! There are, indeed, some duplicates, though I haven't found them all yet. Would you like to come up with several (perhaps around 10) "reserve" songs to fill out the remaining spots to keep your list at...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jul 08, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Okay, I was going to keep this a secret, but since everyone is still grieving, I'll just let it out... I was going to add Gillingham's list anyways. I mean, I wasn't lying to you – I decided this after I had made my initial decision. Gillingham told me I shouldn't make an exception for him just beca...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jul 08, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Thanks for giving me a bit of extra time to finish my list, Sweepstakes Ron. But unfortunately I find myself in the same position as Father2TheMan - I'm just not going to be able to submit a list today. After a busy couple of months, I've spent this weekend being a list zombie in the hope that I co...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jul 08, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Oh yeah, one more thing: I haven’t scanned a lot of the most recent lists for errors or duplicates yet. So keep an eye on your inbox just in case.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jul 08, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

And with that, THE POLL IS FINALLY OVER! Of course, some people still having late lists coming in. The hard deadline will be signified by me posting a list of everyone whose list was submitted (after I add them all into the spreadsheet). This will be followed by a long, arduous period of double chec...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jul 08, 2018 4:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Music nerds of the world... for the first time ever, my 500 favorite songs! 1 | The Beatles - Let It Be 2 | Grimes - REALiTi 3 | Bat for Lashes - Laura 4 | Annie - Heartbeat 5 | The Beatles - Here Comes the Sun 6 | Grimes - Flesh without Blood 7 | The Beatles - Something 8 | David Bowie - Life On Ma...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jul 07, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

kaue wrote:273 Timbaland & Keri Hilson & D.O.E. - The Way I Are

I'm pleased to see that someone else is voting for this one!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jul 07, 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

ALERT: 24 HOURS UNTIL DEADLINE
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

AAAAHHH! OK, this is it! Last addition! For sure this time! (God, this takes me back to my list-posting days...) Elvis Costello's (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding joins the ranks. I can deny it no longer. I haven't worked on the spreadsheet much the last few days, so I'll appl...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

ordinaryperson wrote:Hey Sweepstakes Ron, I have updated my list yet again and expanded it to 900 songs.

Thanks for letting me know. Was it a simple expansion, or was the initial list reordered as well?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jul 06, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

...anyways, here’s your 46.75-hour warning! If you don’t think you can make it on time, let me know and I can give you an extension! Since you offered, would it be okay if I submit my list at about 5 pm ET on Sunday? It would be a hard deadline for me, since I won't have any time to work on it afte...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jul 06, 2018 5:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

...anyways, here’s your 46.75-hour warning! If you don’t think you can make it on time, let me know and I can give you an extension!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

FrankLotion wrote:Sorry just for clarification since we’re getting down to the wire here, what’s the minimum song requirement now for the lists to qualify? 200? 250? I’m almost done so hopefully I’ll have it out by tomorrow!

200 is the minimum. Looking forward to your list!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I know a lot of people submit lists at the last minute (including myself), but I highly doubt that every single person will present a list (particularly since a few of them haven't been on the forums in years...) I'll be submitting a list, but (after two incredibly busy weeks at work) it will proba...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jul 05, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I know a lot of people submit lists at the last minute (including myself), but I highly doubt that every single person will present a list (particularly since a few of them haven't been on the forums in years...)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Here are the people who voted in the 2015 poll and/or the Songs by Women poll who have yet to submit a list for this poll: Andre antonius Blanco Charlie Driggs Dan Dexter DocBrown Duncan Thaw Father2TheMan Georgie GucciLittlePiggy hectorthebat Honorio jamieW Jeff JimmyJazz Kingoftonga luney6 Maschin...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jul 05, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Extended All-Time Songs Lists (2018 Edition)
Replies: 38
Views: 3537

Re: Extended All-Time Songs Lists (2018 Edition)

I've started a Spotify playlist for my list, going through what songs are available up to 500 so far. I may edit in YouTube links to the missing songs at some stage as well. http://open.spotify.com/user/1230934827/playlist/46UCFliVWqyY2u5kzJkFjm Shouldn't you post the actual list to the thread firs...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 03, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: BleuPanda's 2018 Music List Updates
Replies: 18
Views: 886

Re: BleuPanda's 2018 Music List Updates

BleuPanda wrote:Not sure - I likely won't completely redo the list, but I might want to add any new discoveries I feel worthy of entering my top 1000.

Poll's closing in a few days. What's the current status?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 03, 2018 4:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15
Replies: 17
Views: 375

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.15

1. Erykah Badu - Baduizm vs. Billy Joel - The Stranger 2. Bright Eyes - Lifted or the Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground vs. Ennio Morricone - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 3. Jeff Buckley - Sketches For My Sweetheart the Drunk vs. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista 4. Dolly Parton ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jul 03, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 2
Replies: 17
Views: 396

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 2

The Queen is Dead (The Boy With the Thorn in His Side) vs. Elephant (Black Math) Parallel Lines (Fade Away and Radiate) vs. Automatic for the People (The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite) Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nuthing ta Fuck Wit) vs. Another Green World (Sky Saw) Body Talk (L...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 2
Replies: 17
Views: 396

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 2

Sorry I keep being so late, I'll get my votes in within the next 5 hours.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jul 02, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

^Gillingham hadn't noticed the minimum rule until after he'd posted that, and so he sent me a message saying that, unfortunately, he is unable to expand his list. I do hate to exclude it for brevity, but it is my duty as pollrunner to uphold the rules, and it would be unfair to make an exception jus...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

194. Wham! - Everything She Wants 369. Wham! - Everything She Wants 228. A Tribe Called Quest - Bonita Applebum 571. A Tribe Called Quest - Bonita Applebum 377. LCD Soundsystem - All My Friends 709. LCD Soundsystem - All My Friends 408. The Beatles - In My Life 968. The Beatles - In My Life Here ar...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jul 01, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Nick wrote:
Sweepstakes Ron wrote:


Hey Sweepstakes Ron, just leaving this message to ensure that you saw my message about moving John Lennon's "Imagine" up to number 90 on my songs list and then moving everything else down accordingly.

Thanks!


Yep, it’s all good.

One more week, everyone!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jun 30, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

459) Sufjan Stevens | Vesuvius 448) El-P | Run the Numbers 449) The Afghan Whigs | The Lottery 450) The Jesus Lizard | Mouth Breather 451) U2 | Bad 452) Blank Mass | Please 453) Frank Ocean | Novacane 454) Modest Mouse | Dramamine 455) Childish Gambino | Freaks and Geeks 456) Robin S. | Show Me Lov...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jun 30, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Another bit of confusion that needs clearing up: are Anouar Brahem's "Nouvelle Vague" and "Vague / E la Nave Va" considered the same song?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jun 29, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Here's everyone who's entry I have so far: acroamor andyd1010 BleuPanda (from a thread made before the poll opened) bonnielaurel BryanBehar DaveC Depeche Mode fasbjd Fred Henry Hymie Jap123 Jirin JohnnyBGoode Krurze Listyguy Live in Phoenix Neil Nick ordinaryperson panam PlasticRam prosecutorgodot R...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jun 29, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

acroamor wrote:63. “I Shall Be Released”

Er, looks like you forgot a little something here. Though, based on your list from 2015, I assume it's The Band's version?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jun 27, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

woodymac wrote:So the deadline is July 7th now?

Correct.

EDIT: To be more specific, the deadline is as soon as July 7 ends and July 8 begins.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jun 26, 2018 5:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1
Replies: 26
Views: 1218

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1

The Queen is Dead (Frankly, Mr Shankly) vs. Parallel Lines (Picture This) Elephant (There's No Home For You Here) vs. Automatic for the People (FInd the River) Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (Can It All Be So Simple) vs. Body Talk (Fembot) Another Green World (Becalmed) vs. The Idler Wheel... (Val...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jun 26, 2018 3:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1
Replies: 26
Views: 1218

Re: AM Albums World Cup - Round 1

Sorry, I’ll get my votes in in two hours or so!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.14
Replies: 19
Views: 1006

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.14

1. Van Dyke Parks - Song Cycle vs. The Black Keys - Brothers 2. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact vs. Pavement - Wowee Zowee 3. Fred Pallem - Le sacre du tympan (Le retour) vs. The Magnetic Fields - The Charm Of The Highway Strip 4. New Radicals - Maybe You've Been Brainwashed Too vs. AC/DC - Ballbreaker
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Jirin wrote:Actually, anyone have a link to one of those 'pick the best between two until your full list is built' websites?

http://leonid-shevtsov.github.io/monkeysort/

Is this what you're looking for?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Waving my magic wand, I have extended the deadline by a week. You can now take an extra few days to make sure your list is perfect for submission!

I have also lowered the minimum per list to just 200. Discussion about lowering it any further is still open.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jun 23, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 404
Views: 18781

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I'm running out of time on this aren't I? Want to participate but so much work...I'll try to at least get to 200. The deadline is a soft one, so if you don't think you can make it before the deadline, I can give you an extension! Also, I know I've been rather anal regarding certain aspects of the p...

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