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by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jun 21, 2018 1:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Extended All-Time Songs Lists (2018 Edition)
Replies: 28
Views: 1874

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

1001 Franklin, Aretha Think 1002 LaBelle, Patti Lady Marmalade 1003 Costello, Elvis Watching The Detectives 1004 Dion A Teenager In Love 1005. Beatles Ticket To Ride Since I found 5 duplicates in your list (including "Brain Damage/Eclipse" which were previously agreed to be combined), I w...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jun 19, 2018 4:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13
Replies: 20
Views: 357

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13

I need to stop cutting it so close... 1. The Moody Blues - Days of Future Passed vs. Pixies - Trompe le Monde 2. 2 Many DJ's - As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2 vs. Rufus Wainwright - Want One 3. Melody's Echo Chamber - Melody's Echo Chamber vs. The Knife - Deep Cuts 4. Lavender Country - Lavender Cou...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

There's two weeks left to vote, so I'll just declare this now: the results will probably not be ready during the month of July. When they are ready, I want to be absolutely certain that the rollout can go off without a hitch.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Styrofoam Boots wrote:Sweepstakes Ron, did you get the list I sent to you? Just wanted to double check since you have not confirmed yet. Thanks

Yep, it’s all accounted for!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Bruno wrote:How many voters so far?


About 24, I believe.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13
Replies: 20
Views: 357

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.13


I don’t think this link is quite right. The tracks are mislabeled and cut off at the wrong times. I found a good Vimeo link: https://vimeo.com/93039571
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 547

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.12

1. The Fall - This Nation's Saving Grace vs. The National - Trouble Will Find Me 2. The Divine Comedy - Casanova vs. The Original Soundtrack - O Brother, Where Art Thou? 3. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030 vs. Pere Ubu - New Picnic Time 4. Game Theory - The Big Shot Chronicles vs. Boredoms - 77 Boadrum
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Henry wrote:1. Led Zeppelin / Stairway To Heaven
...
1000 Todd Rundgren Stood Up

Henry, have you received the PM I sent you? I would greatly appreciate if you could respond to it, whenever you have the chance. :)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jun 09, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Idea for game: Albums World Cup
Replies: 35
Views: 739

Re: Idea for game: Albums World Cup

My third album will be Another Green World.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Jun 09, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Idea for game: Albums World Cup
Replies: 35
Views: 739

Re: Idea for game: Albums World Cup

I will take Dummy and Bridge Over Troubled Water.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

BryanBehar wrote:Best songs of all time


Great list, BryanBehar! Just to verify, it is in ranked order, correct?

I've also discovered some duplicates: Pavement - Cut Your Hair, The Beatles - Penny Lane, The Cars - You Might Think, David Bowie - Heroes. So you can switch those out for 4 additional songs.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11
Replies: 24
Views: 579

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.11

1. Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid vs. Swans - The Seer 2. Foals - Total Life Forever vs. Beach House - Depression Cherry (I liked Foals much more than expected, but I always gotta stand by Beach House) 3. The Residents - Not Available vs. The Bees - Free The Bees 4. Sweet Trip - Velocity: Design: Comfo...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jun 01, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

302 I The Police I Every Breath You Take 303 I The The I Slow Emotion Replay 342 I Prefab Sprout I Cars & Girls 476 I Jamie xx I Loud Places 586 I Prefab Sprout I Cars & Girls 590 I The The I Slow Emotion Replay 621 I Chvrches I Recover 640 I The Police I Every Breath You Take 675 I Chvrche...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed May 30, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

StevieFan13 wrote:I've edited my list a bit since I originally posted it, but I figure that you've probably been keeping track somehow.


Yeah, you'd edited your list multiple times before I even added it to the spreadsheet, so I've been keeping close tabs on it since.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 29, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10
Replies: 25
Views: 608

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10

Fine, Stevie, you've sold me... 1. Elliott Smith - Figure 8 vs. alt-J - An Awesome Wave 2. The Jayhawks - Tomorrow The Green Grass vs. The New Pornographers - Electric Version 3. Sigur Rós - Kveikur vs. Original Broadway Cast - Hamilton: An American Musical 4. Thrice - Vheissu vs. Jóhann Jóhannsson ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed May 23, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Question for the Mingus fans out there: should “Haitian Fight Song” and “II B.S.” be considered as the same song?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 22, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Been collecting a playlist for years with my opinion of the all-time top songs. Was super excited to find this site and had to join to share my version: Welcome to the forum! You've got an excellent list with lots of variety! 708. Flamin' Groovies - Shake Some Action - 1976 934. Flamin' Groovies - ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 22, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.9
Replies: 19
Views: 540

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.9

1. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods vs. The Notwist - Neon Golden
2. Julia Holter - Ekstasis vs. Babatunde Olatunji - Drums of Passion
3. The Beach Boys - Friends vs. Camel - Mirage
4. That Petrol Emotion - Chemicrazy vs. Francesco De Gregori - Rimmel
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 22, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

243 | The Beatles | Golden Slumbers / Carry That Weight | 1969 584 | The Beatles | The End | 1969 It has been established that "Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight/The End" will be counted as a single entry (as is the case on AM), so you should combine these entries so you can slip somethin...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon May 21, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

andyd1010 wrote:I didn't call out the 1997 version of Landslide in my ranking because the original is also very good and I don't want to split the votes if most people are voting for that.


Live versions of songs (and other alternate versions) are counted with the original version, so no need to worry about that!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed May 16, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Father2TheMan wrote:It appears that my list will be in excess of 1000 songs.

For posting purposes, which is preferable?:
A) Whole list in the >1000 thread
B) Top 1000 in the regular thread and songs #1001 and down in the >1000 thread


I'd say option B is preferable, but either is fine.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 15, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8
Replies: 29
Views: 664

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8

Keeping up perfect attendance! 1. My Morning Jacket - Z vs. Graham Parker & The Rumour - Squeezing Out Sparks 2. Nick Lowe - Jesus Of Cool vs. Talking Heads - Speaking in Tongues 3. U2 - Melon: Remixes for Propaganda vs. Apples In Stereo - New Magnetic Wonder 4. Mari Boine - Idjagieđas: In the H...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 15, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8
Replies: 29
Views: 664

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.8

One of the Travis songs got taken off all platforms... Found it on YouTube, not sure if it works in other countries.



Or on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/iberomanaround/media-53cca06d
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 15, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Idea for game: Albums World Cup
Replies: 35
Views: 739

Re: Idea for game: Albums World Cup

Ooh, I'm absolutely in!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri May 11, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

766 | Queen | We Will Rock You / We Are The Champions 1977 Slick, I absolutely LOVE your list (and I'm glad to see I'm not the only one who will be voting for "Lies", but... it's already been decided that these would be considered as two separate songs (after all, they both occupy separat...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed May 09, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time
Replies: 26
Views: 782

Re: Top 100 Greatest TV Series of All-Time

Someday, The Amazing World of Gumball will be making its way into these lists. Mark my words...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon May 07, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7
Replies: 21
Views: 794

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7

1. Midnight Oil - Diesel and Dust vs. Kanye West - 808s and Heartbreaks 2. Jean-Michel jarre - Oxygène vs. Joan Manuel Serrat - Mediterraneo 3. Jon Hassell and Brian Eno - Fourth World, Vol. 1: Possible Musics vs. Venetian Snares - Rossz csillag alatt született 4. Gogol Bordello - Gypsy Punks: Under...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 01, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC The Classics Edition 10
Replies: 11
Views: 599

Re: AMF WC The Classics Edition 10

Friendly Fires - Paris (Aeroplane Remix)
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue May 01, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6
Replies: 16
Views: 752

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6

1. Motorhead - Ace of Spades vs. Cyndi Lauper - She's so Unusual
2. Grant Green - Idle Moments vs. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan
3. Tom Petty - Wildflowers vs. Sonic Youth - Washing Machine
4. Santigold - Master of My Make-Believe vs. Aimee Mann - Music from the Motion Picture Magnolia
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Apr 28, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Lift Yourself, new single
Replies: 22
Views: 922

Re: Kanye West - Lift Yourself, new single

Aw, I wish it wasn’t so short. He said his new album has 7 tracks, so I hope some of them are much longer (then again, Kanye’s said that he’d do a lot of things he didn’t actually do).
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Apr 26, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Update on the update
Replies: 10
Views: 989

Re: Update on the update

Geez, I hope I don't seem like an asshole for not having posted anything nice in the last thread... and I hope I don't seem like one now, because I do have plenty of nice things to say – this website has enriched my life so much and I can't imagine how hard Henrik has worked to bring it to the music...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Apr 24, 2018 4:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Bob Dorough
Replies: 1
Views: 234

R.I.P. Bob Dorough

Okay, this is really crazy... Schoolhouse Rock! is really something from my parents' time, but I owned the DVD when I was little and used to watch it all the time. Tonight, I decided to take a nostalgia trip and marathon all the shorts, and when I finished, I found this news... Bob Dorough composed ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Apr 24, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5
Replies: 19
Views: 921

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5

1. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - The Good Son vs. Portishead - Portishead 2. Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band - Shiny Beast vs. The Darkness - Permission to Land 3. The Coral - Magic & Medicine vs. Snog - Beyond the Valley of the Proles 4. Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 (Moscow Philh...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4
Replies: 19
Views: 855

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan vs. Lily Allen - Alright Still 2. Tubeway Army - Replicas vs. John Talabot - Fin 3. Blanck Mass - World Eater vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans 4. Space - Spiders vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH Again, I really feel like I could go either way with #3... Voting for either of the...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I hope there aren't duplicates or other kinds of mistakes... Well, I suppose we should get this out of the way sooner than later: 147. The Beach Boys - You Still Believe in Me 364. The Beach Boys - You Still Believe in Me 515. The Lion King - Hakuna Matata 687. The Lion King - Hakuna Matata 392. We...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I just started making my list, and the first combination case that came up for me is Brain Damage / Eclipse. I see that Brain Damage is listed separately on AM while Eclipse is nowhere to be seen. I would much rather rank them together, since I think the whole is much better than the sum of its par...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Apr 10, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 1107

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3

1. The Police - Zenyatta Mondata vs. Perfume Genius - Too Bright 2. Carly Rae Jepsen - E*MO*TION vs. Sleater Kinney - One Beat 3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Djeli Moussa Diawara - Yasimika 4. Dr. Dog - We All Belong vs. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome I almost feel like I could go either way w...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Apr 09, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Nick wrote:298| James Brown- Fire and Rain


That's an understandable, but still hilarious, confusion to make. :D
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Apr 05, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Finals (Neighborhood #1 vs. Sinnerman)
Replies: 27
Views: 975

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Finals (Neighborhood #1 vs. Sinnerman)

No! How did I break my perfect attendance on the final, of all rounds? How am I such a lazy asshole?

I was going to vote Arcade Fire, I don’t think it makes a difference...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Apr 05, 2018 3:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Zombeels wrote:I left off Brain Damage /Eclipse because I only like them together. I will be adding it to my list.


Thanks for letting me know. If I may ask, what song did you remove for it?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Apr 04, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I just started making my list, and the first combination case that came up for me is Brain Damage / Eclipse. I see that Brain Damage is listed separately on AM while Eclipse is nowhere to be seen. I would much rather rank them together, since I think the whole is much better than the sum of its par...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Apr 04, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 07
Replies: 19
Views: 738

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 07

Rdwdbob wrote:Vampire Weekend - 'Hey Ya'


I take it you mean "Ya Hey". :D

I will nominate "Sundown" by Gordon Lightfoot.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2
Replies: 25
Views: 911

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2

1. Johnny Cash - American III: Solitary Man vs. Underworld - Dubnobasswithmyheadman 2. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II) vs. Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit 3. Nina Simone - In Concert 1964 vs. Panda Bear - Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper 4. Pescado Rabioso - Artaud vs. The Blue Aeroplanes - ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Apr 01, 2018 6:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 234
Views: 14842

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

The Clean song "Tally Ho" Appears on the clash page! As a consequence, there's no entry for this group This is not an AM error. The Clean was actually The Clash under a different name, a response to the early Clash fans who thought London Calling’s sound was too clean. It doesn’t stop the...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 06
Replies: 20
Views: 617

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 06

Has anyone suggested the possibility of songs higher on the AM list taking less time to enter the hall of fame? I don't know how much that would effect, but I think it's something to consider.

My nomination: Madonna - Cherish
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Mar 31, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 129
Views: 7780

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Also of note, the Easybeats have a song that has been titled both Gonna Have A Good Time and Good Times . It's the same song. Thanks for letting me know. As for the songs above, I think they can all be counted together, though if anyone has a second opinion, they should speak up (I'm not particular...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 1235

Re: AMF Greatest Guilty Pleasure Songs of All Time (2018) Submissions Thread

I'd have to go with a list of songs that don't seem to have been "acclaimed" by the music industry, and thus don't seem to appear in the 10000 song list on this website (or indeed even the longer list including those primed for future inclusion). 37 ¦ Edgar Winter ¦ Frankenstein You may w...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals
Replies: 21
Views: 855

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Life in a Northern Town
I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight

Look's like Neil and I are the only ones going full underdog. I've been backing these two pretty strong the whole game, so the choice was easy.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Mar 27, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 7219

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

I suppose my comment may have come off as slightly too derisive: I do enjoy Britney Spears songs (mostly the same two that everyone does, but there's room in my heart for numerous others), although I figure Britney herself can't really take credit for how great most of them are. It's no secret that ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 162
Views: 7219

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

137. Britney Spears Score: 225.68 (Votes: 4) Ranked Albums: none Ranked Songs: Toxic (#40), Baby One More Time (#233) Biggest Fan(s): Neil (#7), Bruno (#22) I'm sorry, but I find it beyond offensive that this hack is ranked higher than an all time great like Dinah Washington! What's wrong with you ...

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