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by Hymie
Sat May 18, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Héctor Lavoe – El Cantante

5
by Hymie
Fri May 17, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Stone Sour – Say You’ll Haunt Me

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by Hymie
Thu May 16, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Childbirth – Siri, Open Tinder


Good basic arrangement, but the singer is shite.

3
by Hymie
Wed May 15, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Annette Peacock – Love’s Out to Lunch

4
by Hymie
Wed May 15, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Rob wrote:For the record, that quote came from the video above, from George Michael to be precise.


Yes, I know.
by Hymie
Wed May 15, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Billboard's all-time top digital blues songs
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: Billboard's all-time top digital blues songs

Most of the stuff on here is not blues, including the top song (At Last).
by Hymie
Wed May 15, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

"You need good songs and The Clovers clearly didn't have any." The Clovers were the most popular R&B vocal group for the first half of the 1950s. "Fool, Fool, Fool" was number one for 6 weeks and was in the top 15 for 22 weeks. They had FIFTEEN top 10 R&B chart hits in t...
by Hymie
Wed May 15, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Rob wrote:We haven’t had a Hymie in while, have we?

133. The Clovers – Fool, Fool, Fool
Year: 1951
Released as a single
Biggest Fan: Hymie (#462)


A very high 9.
by Hymie
Mon May 13, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

PlasticRam wrote:Kebnekajse - Förberedelser till fest: 8

Good discovery.


Yes, it's perfect when you need to clear people out of a room. Just blast this piece real loud and the room will empty out immediately!

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by Hymie
Sun May 12, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Allie Wrebel & Ray Gilbert (writers), performed by James Baskett – Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah

4
by Hymie
Sat May 11, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

“Traditional” – Yankee Doodle

5
by Hymie
Sat May 11, 2019 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

129. Traffic – The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys

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by Hymie
Thu May 09, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

The Libertines – Up the Bracket

4
by Hymie
Wed May 08, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Tom Waits – Johnsburg, Illinois

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by Hymie
Tue May 07, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

The Fabulous Little Richard was released in 1959 in all countries. The UK album came out in Oct 1959.
by Hymie
Tue May 07, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

BobPatience wrote:125. Little Richard – Kansas City - 6 for the version that is currently linked in the Spotify list, 8 for the medley.


To clear this up, the one on my list is the one with the medley, although on the original release it's just called "Kansas City."
by Hymie
Tue May 07, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

The Rolling Stones – Child of the Moon

4
by Hymie
Mon May 06, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100
Replies: 63
Views: 1225

Re: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100

I like this even though I don't like most of the records much. I did like The Heavy record, so I'm glad that ended up on top. I also like it because it exposes the other members to lesser known stuff from my list that they otherwise would never listen to. As for scores being low, by definition these...
by Hymie
Mon May 06, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Rob wrote:125. Little Richard – Kansas City
Year: 1958


It's 1959 - https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album ... e-richard/

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by Hymie
Mon May 06, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Rob wrote:124. Breakout - Co Stało Się Kwiatom?

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by Hymie
Sun May 05, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100
Replies: 63
Views: 1225

Re: Biggest Fan - The First Top 100

James Brown & His Furious Flames


It's the Famous Flames.
by Hymie
Sat May 04, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

The Kinks - Wonderboy: 5 It sounds like classic Kinks, but just not as good as their real classics. The pretty voice, the jangly melodies, that hint of nostalgia: it's all there, but the sound is very muddled, with too many elements fighting for attention. A lesser effort, that I actually don't mis...
by Hymie
Fri May 03, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Ed Harcourt – Until Tomorrow Then

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by Hymie
Thu May 02, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 115
Views: 1898

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Gillian Welch – Elvis Presley Blues

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by Hymie
Wed May 01, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

And yet another song not on Spotify. I notice people vote for these less. Fun fact: you can click on the link in this post and listen to the song. 120. Dwa Plus Jeden - Nowy Wspaniały Świat Year: 1972 Album: Nowy Wspaniały Świat Biggest Fan: Depeche Mode (#298) The song on YouTube: https://www.yout...
by Hymie
Wed May 01, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Dwa Plus Jeden - Nowy Wspaniały Świat


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by Hymie
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Rob wrote: Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci – If Finger’s Where Xylophones


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by Hymie
Thu Apr 25, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

114. Keane - This Is The Last Time 4
116. Janet Jackson - When We Oooo 3
117. Billy Idol - Flesh For Fantasy 3
118. Los Incas - El Condor Pasa 5
by Hymie
Tue Apr 23, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

112. Human League - Sound Of The Crowd


This is a favorite of mine - 9
by Hymie
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Kinks - Lavender Hill - 5
by Hymie
Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

The 5th Dimension – Wedding Bell Blues


This was a number one USA hit in 1969. Heard it a million times then.

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by Hymie
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Art Blakey & Jazz Messengers – Blues March for Europe No. 1


4

"Moanin'" gets a 7.
by Hymie
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 4583

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

By the way, in case some of you do not realize this, the only instrument on the Mills Brothers record is a guitar. All the stuff that sounds like horns is done with their voices.
by Hymie
Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Rob wrote:108. Bob Dylan – To Ramona


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by Hymie
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 4583

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

The short sample on Nagasaki is not indicative of the entire song.
by Hymie
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 4583

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

GROUP PHI
Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 | Cup of Dreams
Eimear Quinn | The Voice
Imogen Heap | Climb to Sakteng
Agalloch | In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion


GROUP CHI
Mills Brothers | Nagasaki
Jesca Hoop | The Lost Sky
Suuns | Mirror Mirror
Billy Nicholls | Girl From New York
by Hymie
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 4583

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

The first few voters had my Mills Brothers last, but I see a couple of firsts and a second now.
:mrgreen:
by Hymie
Thu Apr 18, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Rob wrote:107. Adele – Hometown Glory


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by Hymie
Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

Thanks guys, I learned some things myself. The Rolling Stones are an institution!
by Hymie
Thu Apr 18, 2019 1:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

The number one song in our countdown is "Sympathy For The Devil" from the Beggars Banquet album in 1968. It was a close race for the top spot between #2 and #1. There were a couple of ballots that were not submitted in time to count for the results, and I think if I had counted them it may...
by Hymie
Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

Song #2 on the countdown is "Gimme Shelter" from the "Let It Bleed" album in 1969. It was just 32 points behind the number one song in a very close contest. "Gimme Shelter" is the opening track to the 1969 album Let It Bleed by the Rolling Stones. Greil Marcus, writing ...
by Hymie
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Rob wrote:106. Garbage - Supervixen


1

The band definitely has the right name!
by Hymie
Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

Song #3 is "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" from 1965. It was written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards and produced by Andrew Loog Oldham. Richards' three-note guitar riff—‌intended to be replaced by horns—‌opens and drives the song. The lyrics refer to sexual frustration and commercialism...
by Hymie
Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

madzong wrote:Must say that 'Satisfaction' being at number three surprised me.

So does that mean Gimme Shelter at number 2. And Dpathy For The Devil at number 1. ?


The Rolling Stone "100 Greatest Rolling Stones Songs" list has it:

1 - GS
2 - Sat
3 - SFTD
by Hymie
Tue Apr 16, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

Song #4 is "Paint It Black" from 1966. It was originally released as "Paint It, Black", the comma being an error by Decca Records, but, nonetheless, stirred controversy among fans over its racial interpretation. It was on the American version of "Aftermath" but not on t...
by Hymie
Tue Apr 16, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Rob wrote:105. Radiohead – The Numbers


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by Hymie
Tue Apr 16, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

At #5 on the countdown is "Jumpin' Jack Flash" from 1968. Called "supernatural Delta blues by way of Swinging London" by Rolling Stone magazine,[6] the song was perceived by some as the band's return to their blues roots after the baroque pop and psychedelia heard on their preced...
by Hymie
Mon Apr 15, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

Song #6 is "Under My Thumb" from the "Aftermath" album in 1966. There's still another track to come from (the American version of) that album. Notice that it has a lot more points and was listed on a lot more ballots that the #7 song. I am definitely surprised at how well "T...
by Hymie
Mon Apr 15, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 19304

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

Golden Earring – In My House


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by Hymie
Mon Apr 15, 2019 1:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 35509

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

Song #7 is "You Can't Always Get What You Want" from the "Let It Bleed" album in 1969. The song was originally released on the B-side of "Honky Tonk Women" in July 1969. Although it did not chart at the time, London Records re-serviced the single in 1973 and "You C...

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