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by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 01
Replies: 30
Views: 477

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 01

My nomination will be:

Robyn - Stars 4-Ever
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 01
Replies: 30
Views: 477

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 01

The version of "Galileo" in the playlist seems to be a re-recording. The original is here:
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Feb 21, 2018 12:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 2, Week 2
Replies: 16
Views: 209

Re: 9825/10000: Round 2, Week 2

1. Safe and Sound 2. Time of No Reply 3. The Bells 4. Rusty Cage 1. Love Story 2. Angel 3. (The Lament of the Cherokee) Indian Reservation 4. Verstärker Practically any configuration of the above four songs could work for me. 1. Queen Jane Approximately 2. Shoot Speed/Kill Light 3. Yes, I'm Ready 4....
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Feb 20, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 9 - The Draw!
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 9 - The Draw!

Well, looks like I’ll finally have to stop flaking on my 2-year promise to listen to the entire Hamilton cast recording...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 4
Replies: 17
Views: 310

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 4

Germ Free Adolescents
Don't Stop Me Now
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)
Ship to Wreck
Faron Young
Childhood's End
Get Up
Driver's Seat (this is definitely a tough matchup)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 01
Replies: 30
Views: 477

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 01

So I’ve never voted in one of these before - is it possible to change my vote after I’ve already voted (or at the very least, add to it)?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Weekly Chart - The Classics Edition - Nominations wanted !
Replies: 31
Views: 399

Re: The Weekly Chart - The Classics Edition - Nominations wanted !

If we're going to make this work, I think there needs to be a limit to how many songs from the AM list can be included each week (with the limits becoming less strict as you go farther down the list).

Right now, I'll nominate:

Pixes - Silver
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 15)
Replies: 162
Views: 6769

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

Here's my top 150 songs. It's not quite in the order I want it, but it'll have to do. I excluded songs in which a man and a woman share the lead vocals. 1 | Kate Bush | Wuthering Heights 2 | Madonna | Borderline 3 | Grimes | Flesh without Blood 4 | Massive Attack | Teardrop 5 | Madonna | Into the Gr...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 15)
Replies: 162
Views: 6769

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

Okay, my brain's all mixed up: does "February 15 at midnight" refer to the very start of February 15, or the very end of February 15?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 2, Week 1
Replies: 21
Views: 358

Re: 9825/10000: Round 2, Week 1

1. They Don't Know 2. Ramble Tamble 3. "B" Movie 4. Cool for the Summer 1. Hey Jack Kerouac 2. Levon 3. He's Gonna Step on You Again 4. When Will I Be Loved 1. I Wish U Heaven 2. Equal Rights 3. Crucify Your Mind 4. Just Like a Pill 1. Violently Happy 2. Do Ya 3. And the Band Played Waltzi...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 3
Replies: 19
Views: 400

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 3

Rez
Take Me Home, Country Roads
I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight (WHY!? Why must I choose between these two???)
I Can't Make You Love Me
I'd Love to Change the World
Bang Bang
Cold Little Heart
Breathe Me
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women
Replies: 126
Views: 3260

Re: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women

VERY happy to see a high placement for Cyndi Lauper. She may well be one of my favorite vocalists ever.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2017 -- RESULTS
Replies: 65
Views: 2149

Re: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2017 -- RESULTS

#20 is actually "Real Death".
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Feb 06, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 11
Replies: 14
Views: 321

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 11

1. The Bells 2. The Prayer 3. Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning) 4. Venus 1. Up Against The Wall 2. Operator (That's Not the Way It Feels) 3. No One's Gonna Love You 4. In a Little While 1. Please Don't Touch 2. The House That Jack Built 3. I Want a New Drug 4. Hey Paula 1. First Light ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Feb 06, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2000s Songs Poll: Guess the top 20 (Spoilers)
Replies: 27
Views: 673

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

So I correctly guessed which songs would be 20-16, even if none of the exact positions were correct.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2000s Songs Poll: Guess the top 20 (Spoilers)
Replies: 27
Views: 673

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

20. Portishead – The Rip 19. Coldplay – Clocks 18. Radiohead – Pyramid Song 17. Amy Winehouse – Rehab 16. Coldplay – Viva la Vida 15. LCD Soundsystem – Someone Great 14. Johnny Cash – Hurt 13. Franz Ferdinand – Take Me Out 12. Eminem – Lose Yourself 11. M.I.A. – Paper Planes 10. Arcade Fire – Neighb...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 166
Views: 5049

Re: [Results] Songs of the 2000s

Are we going to have another "predict the top 20" game?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Feb 04, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 22
Views: 527

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 2

Lorelei (I could probably go either way)
Dirty Dancing
Life in a Northern Town (a very painful matchup)
Wild is the Wind
All Blues
Inspiration Information
Take a Walk
Waters of Nazareth
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 66
Views: 12256

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Alright, it looks like my work here is done. Enjoy! New sources: USA: Flood Magazine, Nashville Scene Poll, Village Voice, XLR8R UK: Dazed, DJ Mag, Songwriting, TeamRock Ireland: Irish Times Argentina: Los Inrocks (Natl + Intl), Rolling Stones Belgium: Focus Vif Brazil: Monkeybuzz, Rolling Stone (Na...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Feb 02, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 66
Views: 12256

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Henrik wrote:I made a comment in each of those threads. I think none of them can be included at this point.


Thanks for your help, Henrik!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 66
Views: 12256

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I'm almost ready to post the final update... maybe. There are some recently posted sources where it's uncertain whether or not they should be included. Should we figure them out now, potentially delaying the final update by a day or two? Or just save them until next year? Let me know what lists you...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 66
Views: 12256

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I'm almost ready to post the final update... maybe. There are some recently posted sources where it's uncertain whether or not they should be included. Should we figure them out now, potentially delaying the final update by a day or two? Or just save them until next year?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Feb 01, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All-Time Song Poll (2015 edition results)
Replies: 458
Views: 56485

Re: AMF All-Time Song Poll (2015 edition results)

StevieFan13 wrote:...is this poll getting started? I'd be delighted if it did (not to run it, but to be a part of it).


Not yet. I plan to run it soon, but there are too many forum games and polls going on right now. The Women in Music poll should end first, at least.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All-Time Song Poll (2015 edition results)
Replies: 458
Views: 56485

Re: AMF All-Time Song Poll (2015 edition results)

Henrik, attached is a new and improved version. Now it is complete and will post: - the highest fan - the second and third fan if voted in top 100 - any following fans if voted in top 10 - in the format that BleuPanda uses. Okay, so I just remembered this thing again, and that's a good thing, becau...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Der Bund (Switzerland)
Replies: 6
Views: 144

Re: EOY 2017 - Der Bund (Switzerland)

For me, it says that there are 349 songs in the playlist. Perhaps one was added after you transcribed it.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone Brazil
Replies: 14
Views: 493

Re: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone Brazil

Can someone transcribe and post these album lists? Unlike some of the other RS editions, the international list here is sufficiently different from the U.S. version to warrant inclusion. Aren't these the fan-voted lists, though? That would mean they don't need to be added. It seems it's the editors...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 5:01 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Summary of earlier EOY lists to be added
Replies: 45
Views: 7991

Re: Summary of earlier EOY lists to be added

Hipersonica's international song list from 2016 was posted at the time, I just missed it: viewtopic.php?f=18&t=4516

There is also a national song list that needs to be transcribed.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Hipersónica (Spain)
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: EOY 2017 - Hipersónica (Spain)

Okay, I see now that Hipersonica has had lists like this before that have been included. In fact, they had a song list posted here last year that, for whatever reasons, I completely forgot to include. So I'll definitely include this one.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Hipersónica (Spain)
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: EOY 2017 - Hipersónica (Spain)

"En fin, aquí tenéis nuestra selección de jitazos del año, que ni es ni pretende ser una lista." I don't know much of any Spanish, but this sounds like it means it should not be included. Why? They only are saying that are their own "greatest hits". It's just a nice way to intro...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 10
Replies: 15
Views: 401

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 10

1. Grey Day
2. Hercules
3. Held
4. By and By

1. Black Coffee
2. I Feel So Good
3. Tight Rope
4. Island of Dreams

1. Here It Goes Again
2. Crucify Your Mind
3. Stood Up
4. Johnny Angel

1. Love Story
2. What in the World's Come Over You
3. The Green Door
4. The Name Game
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:22 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone Brazil
Replies: 14
Views: 493

Re: EOY 2017 - Rolling Stone Brazil

Albums (National) : http://rollingstone.uol.com.br/galeria/melhores-discos-nacionais-de-2017/#imagem0 Albums (International) : http://rollingstone.uol.com.br/galeria/melhores-discos-internacionais-de-2017/#imagem0 Can someone transcribe and post these album lists? Unlike some of the other RS editio...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:42 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - FAZE (Germany)
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: EOY 2017 - FAZE (Germany)

"Zusammengestellt aus den Jahrescharts von über 100 DJs, Plattenläden und Downloadstores" "Compiled from the annual charts of over 100 DJs, record shops and download stores" I know we don't take lists from individual record stores. I don't know how this magazine compiled all thes...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Hipersónica (Spain)
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: EOY 2017 - Hipersónica (Spain)

"En fin, aquí tenéis nuestra selección de jitazos del año, que ni es ni pretende ser una lista."

I don't know much of any Spanish, but this sounds like it means it should not be included.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Flood Magazine (USA)
Replies: 6
Views: 189

Re: EOY 2017 - Flood Magazine (USA)

I have not been including "selections from best albums" lists in the spreadsheet. Personally, I don't see a need to. Don't worry, this is just the data i've collected for myself. I share it for info only. This is not a request for you to do more work. :D (By the way thank you for all your...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Flood Magazine (USA)
Replies: 6
Views: 189

Re: EOY 2017 - Flood Magazine (USA)

I have not been including "selections from best albums" lists in the spreadsheet. Personally, I don't see a need to.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2007 - INDRKS [Indie Rocks] (Mexico)
Replies: 5
Views: 160

Re: EOY 2007 - INDRKS [Indie Rocks] (Mexico)

Should I include remix lists in the song spreadsheet? DJ Mag had one too, I believe. I think they shouldn't be included, since all-time remix lists have been rejected from AM in the past.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jan 30, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 166
Views: 5049

Re: [Results] Songs of the 2000s

So now exactly 10% of the remaining songs are by Radiohead.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jan 29, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Flood Magazine (USA)
Replies: 6
Views: 189

EOY 2017 - Flood Magazine (USA)

Looks to be eligible by all accounts. It's published quarterly and has plenty of reviews.

Songs: http://floodmagazine.com/47711/the-best-songs-of-2017/

Albums: http://floodmagazine.com/47724/the-best-albums-of-2017/
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jan 29, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 166
Views: 5049

Re: [Results] Songs of the 2000s

I'm sure another Radiohead song will get out ANY minute now...

Rob, I completely agree with your comments on Santigold!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jan 27, 2018 1:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 25
Views: 597

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 2 Week 1

Careless Whisper
Hallogallo
Stuck in the Middle With You (not an especially strong preference here)
Cornflake Girl
So Good at Being in Trouble
505
Stars
California (damn, I gotta vote against Steely Dan again!)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Classic Rock Magazine (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 266

Re: EOY 2017 - Classic Rock Magazine (UK)

Okay, I know I'm hella late with this, but does anyone have the songs list?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Mondosonoro (Spain)
Replies: 5
Views: 560

Re: EOY 2017 - Mondosonoro (Spain)

arnaud wrote:Songs (National) :
http://kiamusicbox.com/las-50-canciones ... s-de-2017/
unranked

Thanks, Arnaud!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 66
Views: 12256

Re: EOY 2017 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

apagauss wrote:ARE YOU GOING TO MAKE ANY UPDATE MORE OR THE PREVIOUS IS THE LAST OF 2017?

THANK YOU :greetings-waveyellow:


There will be another update within the next few days. There's only a few more lists to add.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Mondosonoro (Spain)
Replies: 5
Views: 560

Re: EOY 2017 - Mondosonoro (Spain)

Any national albums/songs lists?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:44 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - HUMO (BE)
Replies: 2
Views: 207

Re: EOY 2017 - HUMO (BE)

No song list this year?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jan 23, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 9
Replies: 12
Views: 299

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 9

1. I Wrote the Book 2. Laughter in the Rain 3. Heartwork 4. Tanec Pid Werbamy/Dance Under the Willows 1. He's Gonna Step on You Again 2. You're a Grand Old Rag 3. Hip Priest 4. Love You Down 1. Hey Jack Kerouac 2. I Need a Sign 3. Sweet Surrender 4. Witch Doctor 1. Flash 2. Shoot Speed/Kill Light 3....
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jan 22, 2018 12:51 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Esquire (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 226

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: 17
Views: 503

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

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