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by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jan 22, 2018 12:51 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Esquire (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 154

Re: EOY 2017 - Esquire (US)

Has there been any conclusion as to whether or not this is eligible? I'd really like to add that song list...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jan 21, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 8
Replies: 13
Views: 283

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 8

NY Excuse
Faron Young
One Day I'll Fly Away (this matchup is painfully close)
Youth Against Fascism
Frankie
Get Up
Driver's Seat
In a Broken Dream
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8732

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

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. Do you plan to post a ”final” update before the end of February? I’ll be back from a trip to Kenya on March 1st and it would be great if I coul...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 17, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 8
Replies: 12
Views: 260

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 8

1. Queen Jane Approximately 2. A Fine Fine Boy 3. Body Rock 4. The Streak 1. Loops of Fury 2. Bird of Paradise 3. Holla Holla 4. Love Lies Limp 1. Untitled 03 2. Here I Am (Come and Take Me) 3. Bring It Down (This Insane Thing) 4. This Is the One 1. New Generation 2. Do Ya (why couldn't it have been...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jan 15, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4033

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

prosecutorgodot wrote:75 | Lynn Ahrens | No More Kings
136 | Lynn Ahrens | The Preamble
166 | Lynn Ahrens | Telegraph Line
192 | Lynn Ahrens | Fireworks


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by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jan 14, 2018 4:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 27
Views: 620

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 7

Here I Come
Germ Free Adolescents
Sinnerman (a closer match than you'd think)
Don't Stop Me Now (Rob's statement on this matchup is exactly my thoughts)
Mind Your Own Business
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)
Ship to Wreck
Beautiful (why do I fall for its charms EVERY. SINGLE. TIME?)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jan 11, 2018 2:05 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - DJ Mag (UK)
Replies: 5
Views: 157

Re: EOY 2017 - DJ Mag (UK)

I have added the tracks list to the spreadsheet... should I add the remixes list as well?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jan 11, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Dazed (UK)
Replies: 3
Views: 156

Re: EOY 2017 - Dazed (UK)

I'm not going to add the selections from the best albums, unless Henrik wants to do something with them.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone Brazil
Replies: 6
Views: 217

Re: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone Brazil

Intl songs: http://rollingstone.uol.com.br/enquete/melhores-musicas-internacionais-de-2017/resultado Arcade Fire - Electric Blue Arcade Fire - I Give You Power Calvin Harris (feat. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean) - Feels Charli XCX – Boys Coldplay (feat. Big Sean) - Miracles (Someone S...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 10, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7
Replies: 14
Views: 300

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 7

1. They Don't Know (I love, love, LOVE this song) 2. Air 3. Ordinary People 4. Roses Are Red (My Love) 1. Angel 2. 96 Degrees in the Shade 3. Stop Breakin' Down Blues 4. Michael (Row the Boat Ashore) 1. Harder Than You Think 2. Working Class Man 3. I Don't Want to Wait 4. Una lacrima sul viso 1. &qu...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jan 08, 2018 4:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 22
Views: 527

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 6

Incarcerated Scarfaces
Don't Falter
Firth of Fifth
4th Chamber
Cold Little Heart
I Will Survive
Breathe Me
God's Gonna Cut You Down
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jan 02, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 6
Replies: 15
Views: 333

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 6

1. There Is a Mountain 2. Billy Don't Be a Hero 3. Shoreline 4. When Will I Be Loved 1. Losing My Mind 2. Indian Reservation 3. Down River 4. Malos tiempos para la lirica 1. Safe and Sound 2. Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah 3. Shove 4. 4 Hours 1. Rusty Cage 2. Local Boy in the Photograph 3. Dum Dum Boys 4. Les Vi...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 31, 2017 7:57 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8732

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Many thanks for the update, Sweepstakes Ron. I hope, everything's fine with your examina. But I think you didn't notice the list of laut.de, which is published and posted since a long time. What about the lists of ANTENNA 3, 1live and Visions, which are all eligible? It just seemed like time for an...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations
Replies: 27
Views: 739

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations

Since I've given up on trying to turn you all on to Haim, I'll nominate:

Charlotte Gainsbourg - Rest
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 31, 2017 1:01 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8732

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I've got a treat for you! New sources: USA: American Songwriter, HipHopDX, PopMatters, Slant UK/Ireland: Crack Magazine, Mixmag, The Quietus, State [Ireland] Rest of the World: The Music [Australia], Indiestyle [Belgium], Knack Focus [Belgium], Radiónica [Colombia], Goûte Mes Disques [France/Belgium...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 30, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)
Replies: 25
Views: 766

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)

Rez (such a painful matchup)
Pull Shapes
Your Love
This Corrosion
Zebra
I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight (thank you so much for nominating this, Neil!)
Rainy Night in Georgia
I Can't Make You Love Me
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 30, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Xlr8r (US)
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Re: EOY 2017 - Xlr8r (US)

arnaud wrote:Website. (Alexa stats & reviews : OK)


Arnaud, you've posted a lot of songs lists today. Could you please list them in the Source Checklist thread so I can make sure i don't forget them? Thanks!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 30, 2017 4:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)
Replies: 88
Views: 4033

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (First Deadline December 31)

I'm in a weird place regarding albums right now, and I couldn't even begin to rank artists, but I will submit a song list for sure. Probably between 150-200. I working on my all-time song list in Moonbeam's program, and it's still not quite in a place where I'm satisfied with it, but I'll make my su...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 28, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: EOY 2016
Topic: EOY 2016 - The Music (AU)
Replies: 1
Views: 396

Re: EOY 2016 - The Music (AU)

I think the song list was forgotten to be added to AM.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 28, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)
Replies: 25
Views: 766

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 5 (open until 1/1)

I'm pretty sure the John Denver song in the playlist is a re-recording, and this is the original:

by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 25, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 5
Replies: 13
Views: 394

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 5

1. Ross Ross Ross 2. I Wish U Heaven 3. 773 Love 4. Everyday 1. Sweet Talkin' Guy 2. Instant Hit 3. Hip to Be Square (would be #1 if it was this ) 4. Chevy Van 1. That Is Rock'n'roll 2. White Iverson 3. Digits 4. Dune Mosse 1. Cool for the Summer 2. I'll Always Love My Mama 3. You Have Placed a Chil...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 23, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 12
Views: 597

Re: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)

Henrik wrote:
Sweepstakes Ron wrote:Should I put them at 51 (one below) or at 63 (the "average" position).

What number should I put at the top of the column for how many songs are on the list?

63 and 75

Thanks!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 23, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 12
Views: 597

Re: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)

I actually sent an email about the situation, and got this response: actually only the first 50 ones are correctly listed, so the 40 ones from the article as well as the first ten from the places below (Feist to Depeche Mode). the other 25 are more or less honorable mentions by our writers which did...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8732

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

TVFan365 wrote:Thanks for the update Sweepstakes Ron! Is there a reason PopMatters wasn't included in the update?

I just wasn't able to get to every list before releasing the update. It'll be in the next one for sure.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:26 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)
Replies: 14
Views: 1319

Re: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)

This is interesting. I suppose I'll have these songs tied at "10.5" then put everything after it one position below in the spreadsheet ("Want You Back" at #12, etc.) Not to be a critic at all Ron, but is this how Harold's been handling ties in the album spreadsheet as well? I fi...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Dec 22, 2017 1:30 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)
Replies: 14
Views: 1319

Re: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)

StevieFan13 wrote:10. LCD Soundsystem - "Call the Police / American Dream"

This is interesting. I suppose I'll have these songs tied at "10.5" then put everything after it one position below in the spreadsheet ("Want You Back" at #12, etc.)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 51
Views: 8732

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Any chance of an update soon, Sweepstakes Ron? I finished final exams just a few days ago, so I'm still catching up. I was going to save the next update until Christmas... but it's been quite a while, and I've added quite a bit, so... Here it is! New sources: USA: Billboard, Complex, Entertainment ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 20, 2017 4:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 12
Views: 362

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 4

1. Female Vampire 2. Little Green Apples 3. Overjoyed 4. Let's Dance 1. Money Don't Matter 2 Night 2. King 3. Ramble Tamble 4. Everybody Plays the Fool ^great bracket 1. Champagne 2. Rum and Coca-Cola 3. My Funny Valentine 4. Itsy Bitsy whatever 1. Somewhere Down the Crazy River 2. Yes, I'm Ready 3....
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Dec 19, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Complex (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 242

Re: EOY 2017 - Complex (US)

StevieFan13 wrote:3. Kendrick Lamar, "DNA"
2. Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow"
1. Lil Uzi Vert, "XO Tour Llif3"
Sure everyone here will be totally happy with the top 3 and not have any problems with them at all. Yessir.


Eh, I'm pretty sure that's exactly what everyone was expecting from Complex.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 588

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

They have a songs list too. Have they done this before? http://thequietus.com/articles/23768-tracks-of-the-year-songs-2017 1. Amor - Higher Moment 2. Confidence Man - Better Sit Down Boy 3. Kelela - LMK 4. Insecure Men - Subaru Nights 5. Algiers - The Underside Of Power 6. Baxter Dury - Miami (Parro...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:07 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Tonspion (Germany)
Replies: 9
Views: 366

Re: EOY 2017 - Tonspion (Germany)

arnaud wrote:The xx, Jamie xx - On Hold (Jamie xx Remix)
The xx - On Hold

That's unusual...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 18, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Poll creations
Topic: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?
Replies: 41
Views: 1494

Re: Why is Kendrick Lamar’s ”DAMN.” in the top of every eoy list?

This very salty post that I may or may not have written and posted on reddit at 1 in the morning on a work night gets the idea across... Whoa, whoa, WHOA. Hold the phone... That was YOU? Aw geez, the internet really is a small world... I've read your reviews, but I certainly didn't think that you'd...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:07 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Crack Magazine (UK)
Replies: 4
Views: 275

Re: EOY 2017 - Crack Magazine (UK)

Okay, so every year since 2014 (possible earlier), this magazine's album list is posted, and it has never been added to the spreadsheet, and nobody has commented on its eligibility. It seems perfectly fine to me, so I'm going to add the song list to my spreadsheet, and I'll probably post the older s...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 28
Views: 751

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 4

Milord
All Blues
Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)
Brothers in Arms
Une Belle Histoire (a very close decision)
Take a Walk (of course I'm going with my own nomination, but I really wish I could vote for the Helden song)
Waters of Nazareth
Alec Eiffel
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 16, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 12
Views: 597

Re: EOY 2017 - NBHAP (Germany)

There's a Spotify playlist that brings the song total up to 75. I suppose those should be added as well.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)
Replies: 14
Views: 1319

Re: EOY 2017 - PopMatters (US)

OK, I made the mistake of listening to the Grimes/Janelle Monae, Selena Gomez, and Randy Newman tracks, and goddammit here's another three for the list. I also think there might be more genre lists. (Also, I had no idea OMD were still together. The more you know!) "Venus Fly" has been aro...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 14
Views: 382

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: 44
Views: 7516

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: 12
Views: 597

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: 920

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: 1529

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: 12
Views: 597

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: 920

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: 137

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: 137

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: 51
Views: 8732

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: ...

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