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by Honorio
Sat Apr 28, 2012 6:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.8
Replies: 20
Views: 5089

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.8

1. Queens of the Stone Age - Rated R
2. Steely Dan - The Royal Scam
3. Jorge Ben - A Tábua de Esmeralda
4. Ben Harper - Fight for Your Mind
by Honorio
Sat Apr 28, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Frank Black's Baker's Dozen of albums
Replies: 6
Views: 3449

Re: Frank Black's Baker's Dozen of albums

An interesting list from Frank Black, many thanks, Zorg. Even more interesting are the comments that you can find on the link that Zorg provided. That opens an interesting issue, the lists from rock stars. I remember a old thread on the old acclaimed music forum with the best albums of Thurston Moor...
by Honorio
Fri Apr 27, 2012 4:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 2)
Replies: 15
Views: 5222

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 2

Bracket 2.3.5 XIT - Someday (USA, 1972) The Klezmorim - Fidl Volach (USA, 1977) The decision of not allowing English language for this poll created a tremendous bias against the USA (well, not that bad for a change), leaving out the whole black and white music communities. But this was no problem fo...
by Honorio
Tue Apr 24, 2012 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 2)
Replies: 15
Views: 5222

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 2

The Spotify playlist without The Klezmorim song but with "Pedro Navaja" full version.
by Honorio
Sun Apr 22, 2012 7:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.7
Replies: 20
Views: 4435

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.7

After the weirdness of last weak, this week we have a quite enjoyable bunch of classic rock albums.
1. Todd Rundgren - A Wizard, a True Star
2. Dire Straits - Making Movies
3. The Allman Brothers - Brothers and Sisters
4. Nina Simone - Jazz as Played in an Exclusive Side Street Club
by Honorio
Wed Apr 18, 2012 8:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 1)
Replies: 22
Views: 6859

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 1

Many thanks Stephan and Dan for your kind words (hey Dan, I was hoping you are going to like it). Nic & Hon, I know you are both very busy at the moment and don't have much time for posting, but I (like others, I'm sure) was wondering how it happened that you recorded this song, and why you chose th...
by Honorio
Mon Apr 16, 2012 3:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 1)
Replies: 22
Views: 6859

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 1

Bracket 2.3.1 Orchestra Harlow - Cari Caridad (USA, 1972) The Garifuna Women's Project - méRua (Belize, 2008) Larry Harlow's pray for charity is an obscure gem from the 70s Fania catalog, part of "Hommy: a Latin Opera", an ambitious album that tried to be the Latin answer to The Who's rock opera "To...
by Honorio
Mon Apr 16, 2012 10:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 1)
Replies: 22
Views: 6859

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Northern America (Part 1

The Spotify playlist with 5/8 songs of this part 1. The clip of Chavela Vargas' " La llorona " is the one I posted on the nomination thread and comes from a 2002 version for the movie "Frida". Stephan, it's OK for me to keep this version available to everyone because it's absolutely amazing with the...
by Honorio
Sat Apr 14, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.6
Replies: 17
Views: 4336

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.6

A quite strange week, any random album from last week could have easily win any bracket (except if paired with the excellent "I Could Live in Hope") 1. The Microphones - The Glow, Pt 2 vs. Boards of Canada - Music Has the Right to Children 2. Autechre - Tri Repetae vs. The White Stripes - Get Behind...
by Honorio
Tue Apr 10, 2012 5:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Part 2)
Replies: 11
Views: 4431

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Par

Bracket 1.3.5 Franco & le T.P. O.K. Jazz - Liberté (DR Congo, 1976) Geoffrey Oryema - Lapwony (Uganda, 1993) Two great songs. The Oryema song is amazing, great vocals and a beautiful story behind. Taken from You Tube: Lapwony means "teacher". The story is about a school teacher, whose body was found...
by Honorio
Mon Apr 09, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Part 2)
Replies: 11
Views: 4431

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Par

Don't worry, Stephan, my Spotify playlist includes the Birigwa song (and also the Kasai Allstars one).
by Honorio
Sun Apr 08, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 5845

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5

Finally there was Internet connection at my rural hotel so I listened to the three remaining albums. I find it very good (especially Neu's) but not better than the ones I already knew. So my votes go to: 1. Basie 2. Folk Singer 3. Foxbase Alpha 4. Jackson C Frank On a side note, I took for my trip t...
by Honorio
Wed Apr 04, 2012 5:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Part 1)
Replies: 16
Views: 5002

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Par

Both Charlie Driggs and you picked that song, just go here. Are you talking about the political situation in Congo or in Zanzibar? I was planning to go to Zanzibar on holidays this summer.
by Honorio
Wed Apr 04, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 5845

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5

Damn, I'm going on holidays till Monday and probably without Internet connection so probably I won't be able to listen the three albums I haven't listened yet (Neu, Gainsbourg and Superchunk). But I'll try. My vote for the first bracket goes to Basie.
by Honorio
Tue Apr 03, 2012 6:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Part 1)
Replies: 16
Views: 5002

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Central/East Africa (Par

The Spotify playlist with only 5 of the 8 songs (next week there will be only 4). Bracket 1.3.1 Richard Bona - Ekwa Mwato (Cameroon, 2001) Mahmoud Ahmed - Ere Mela Mela (Ethiopia, 1975) Damn, my nomination faces a first class song, "Ere Mela Mela" is a magical song that made great impression in our ...
by Honorio
Sun Apr 01, 2012 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)
Replies: 19
Views: 7869

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)

Hey, many thanks for your comments, Dan. My favourite moment from Gila's sketch is when he talks about the cannons without holes. “We are shooting with the bullets outside, that is, when one presses the trigger, another guy runs carrying the bullet (...) Yeah, but they get tired and drops it (...) A...
by Honorio
Sat Mar 31, 2012 11:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991
Replies: 75
Views: 27486

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991

Sorry, Nic, no time enough to properly update my 2007 votes. The only change this time was the inclusion of Miguel's #1 song in order of getting a chance to get in (I love this song!) http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/_/426965/Massive+Attack.jpg ALBUMS: 1. MASSIVE ATTACK “Blue Lines” (#92 in my all-...
by Honorio
Sat Mar 31, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)
Replies: 19
Views: 7869

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)

Any good Spanish comedy out there? Well, as all of you know by now, I simply cannot make a short post. So, let’s go... Spanish people got a lot of sense of humour but I admit that I don't truly enjoy the typical Spanish humour, exemplified by the "chistes" (jokes, short stories with a funny ending,...
by Honorio
Thu Mar 29, 2012 5:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4
Replies: 14
Views: 4021

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4

1. Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert vs. The Slits - Cut: easy 2. Astor Piazzolla - Tango: Zero Hour vs. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II): a painful decision, I LOVE both albums 3. Captain Beefheart - Lick My Decals Off Baby vs. The Unicorns - Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone: pass, I would have...
by Honorio
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)
Replies: 19
Views: 7869

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)

Bracket 2.4.5 Ferus Mustafov - Orient čoček (Macedonia, 2003) Sebestyén Márta & Muzsikás - Három árva (Hungary, 1985) My choice for this bracket is this hard-to-find tune from the Macedonian sax player Ferus the King, a vibrant instrumental with crazy saxophones all over (yes, it seems a completely ...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 25, 2012 5:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2012 (04) March, 15
Replies: 3
Views: 3847

Re: MCCh 2012 (04) March, 15

Wow, a Spanish artist at #2! And two weeks ago he was #1!! And how so? Well, he doesn't sound Spanish at all. Moreover he hides his face and his real name (John Talabot is the name of the school where he studied in Barcelona). Nothing new (The Residents or Daft Punk did it before). A typical case of...
by Honorio
Sat Mar 24, 2012 8:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3
Replies: 18
Views: 5495

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3

1. Hot Chip - The Warning
2. David Bowie - Diamond Dogs
3. James Carr - You Got My Mind Messed Up
4. Stina Nordenstam - And She Closed Her Eyes
by Honorio
Sat Mar 24, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)
Replies: 23
Views: 8041

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)

Because he's quite knowledgable about classical music, we are currently working our way through his list of the 500 most important/influential classical works of all time. At the end of this exercise I hope to have my own list of at least 100 favourite classical works. Wow, Dan, I'd love to see thi...
by Honorio
Thu Mar 22, 2012 3:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)
Replies: 23
Views: 8041

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)

Stephan wrote:Updated the Ancestors song. Honorio, I'm assuming you're gonna stick to your vote but please confirm that.
Yes, Stephan, I'm going to stick with Goran (who is not doing so well so far, hope "Mesecina" next week could do it).
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 6:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)
Replies: 23
Views: 8041

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)

Bracket 2.4.1 АукцЫон (Auktyon) - Дорога (Doroga) (Russia, 1994) Czesław Niemen - Dziwny jest ten świat (Poland, 1967) The Auktyon song is quite good but my vote goes to the Polish protest song. And not for its naïve lyrics that I suppose had a deeper and stronger meaning in the context of communist...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 1:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)
Replies: 23
Views: 8041

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 1)

The Spotify playlist , with only 5/8 songs. But three things, Stephan: a) The song from Dalriada that Jirin (formerly BillAdama) nominated was not Ígéret instead "Mennyei harang" from the same album? b) Aleksandar Šišić's "Chélipe" is available on You Tube . c) The version of "Ancestors" on my Spoti...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

[imgsize 227x300]https://images2.imgbox.com/0c/a7/CdiSkIIn_o.jpg[/imgsize] The Best Songs of 1952 And here are the results for the best songs of 1952 . We have two ties, one at the top and other at the bottom. We have Hank Williams (yes, Hank, you win again) tied with Gene Kelly with 178 points but ...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 11:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

[imgsize 198x250]https://images2.imgbox.com/58/ab/Vu11n25n_o.jpg[/imgsize] The Best Songs of 1951 (originally posted by Honorio on Feb 4, 2010) Yes, we got Hank again at the top of the best songs of 1951 . In fact Hank Williams was able to put no less than three songs of the Top 10 of the year, one ...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

[imgsize 229x250]https://images2.imgbox.com/2b/78/BMOZLTix_o.jpg[/imgsize] The Best Songs of 1950 (originally posted by Honorio on Feb 3, 2010) The songs of 1950 that go to the final round are: 01. Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys - Long Gone Lonesome Blues 02. Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstro...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

https://images2.imgbox.com/41/42/y9dnHmaU_o.jpg The Best Albums of 1952 And now the best albums of 1952 : 01. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie - Bird & Diz 02. Hank Williams - Moanin' the Blues 03. Thelonious Monk - Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2 04. Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor & Debbie Reynolds - ...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

[imgsize 250x236]https://lastfm-img2.akamaized.net/i/u/770x0/fdc5c2e878c84379b228f0122ff33e5e.jpg#fdc5c2e878c84379b228f0122ff33e5e[/imgsize] The Best Albums of 1951 (originally posted by Honorio on Feb 2, 2010) Time for best albums of 1951 . The ones going to the next round are: 01. Thelonious Monk ...
by Honorio
Mon Mar 19, 2012 8:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

http://www.adonde.com/historia/images/1922yma_sumac_1.jpg The Best Albums of 1950 (originally posted by Honorio on Feb 1, 2010) Many thanks to all the voters, I'm impressed by the quality, the variety and the deep knowledge of your lists. Congratulations everyone. As I expected, the participation h...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 5:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

Stone (originally posted by Stone on Jan 16, 2010) 01. Jambalaya (On the Bayou)- Hank Williams (1952) 02. If You've Got the Money, I've Got the Time- Lefty Frizzell (1950) 03. Hey, Good Lookin'- Hank Williams (1951) 04. Cold, Cold Heart- Hank Williams (1951) 05. How High the Moon- Les Paul and Mary...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 5:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

Sonofsamiam (originally posted by sonofsamiam on Jan 29, 2010) [imgsize 200x200]https://images2.imgbox.com/2b/64/amfKeSqD_o.jpg[/imgsize] Albums [01] Stan Kenton | City of Glass (1952) [02] Thelonious Monk | Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 1 (1951) [03] Yma Sumac | Voice of The Xtabay (1950) [04] Thel...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 5:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

nj (originally posted by nj on Jan 4, 2010) [imgsize 200x200]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/e4/Ymasumac.jpg[/imgsize] mmmmm... weak years. everything sounds like the Beatles.. ((A(?)) 01. Voice Of The Xtabay. Yma Sumac (1950) 02. At Storyville. Billie Holiday (1951) 03. With Strings. C...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 5:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

Nicolas [imgsize 200x200]https://images2.imgbox.com/4a/48/fNPyMc1D_o.jpg[/imgsize] albums 1950-52 (originally posted by nicolas on Jan 30, 2010) 1. Hank Williams - Moanin' The Blues (1952) 2. Hank Williams - Hank Williams Sings (1951) 3. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie - Bird and Diz (1952) 4. Bil...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

Mindrocker (originally posted by Mindrocker on Jan 25, 2010) [imgsize 200x200]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/e4/Ymasumac.jpg[/imgsize] Albums: 01. YMA SUMAC-Voice of the Xtabay (1950) 02. PEREZ PRADO-Plays mucho Mambo for dancing (1951) 03. CHICO O' FARRILL-The second Afro-Cuban Jazz s...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 5:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

Miguel 1950 (originally posted by Miguel on Jan 26, 2010) [imgsize 200x200]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/7/7c/Ella_sings_gershwin_1950.jpg/220px-Ella_sings_gershwin_1950.jpg[/imgsize] Albums 1. ELLA FITZGERALD: Ella Sings Gershwin 2. SARAH VAUGHAN: Sarah Vaughan 3. LES PAUL: The N...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 4:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

Honorio (originally posted by Honorio on Jan 2, 2010 with a minor edit on Jan 30, 2010): [imgsize 200x200]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/b/b1/Masterpieces_by_Ellington.jpg[/imgsize] ALBUMS: 1. DUKE ELLINGTON & HIS ORCHESTRA "Masterpieces by Ellington" (1951) 2. HANK WILLIAMS "Moanin' the...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 4:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

Henrik [imgsize 200x200]https://images2.imgbox.com/4a/48/fNPyMc1D_o.jpg[/imgsize] Albums (originally posted by Henrik on Jan 31, 2010) 1. Hank Willams - Moanin' the Blues (1952) 2. Les Baxter - Le sacre du sauvage (1951) 3. Yma Sumac - Voice of the Xtabay (1950) 4. Pete Seeger - Darling Corey (1950...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 4:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

Harpo (originally posted by Harpo on Jan 18, 2010) [imgsize 200x200]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/e3/Goodman_carnegie_f2.jpg[/imgsize] albums: 1. Benny Goodman - The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert It's the only AM-listed album from these years that I've heard, and I love it. s...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 4:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and

Charlie Driggs (originally posted by Charlie Driggs on Jan 12, 2010) This is far away from a Best-of-list; just a snap-shot, because many recommended or promising songs/albums are not available. The last days I listened to some exciting stuff from Africa and the Carribean, but it's almost impossibl...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 4:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

Brad 1950 (originally posted by Brad on Jan 23, 2010) [imgsize 200x200]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/e3/Goodman_carnegie_f2.jpg[/imgsize] Albums 1 Benny Goodman - The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert 2 Yma Sumac - Voice of the Xtabay 3 Aracy de Almeida - Noel Rosa 4 Charlie Park...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 3:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952
Replies: 19
Views: 9533

Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1950, 1951 and 1952

Hi Amers: I'm going to transfer the information from the old Forum to new Forum of the 1900-1969 polls with different approaches, I'll use an abreviated approach with the yearly lists (only the personal lists alphabetically ordered and some comments) and then a complete approach including the comple...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 18, 2012 8:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2
Replies: 18
Views: 5159

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2

1. Kate Bush - The Kick Inside
2. Fela Kuti - Zombie
3. Alain Bashung - Play Blessures
4. Mountain Goats - Tallahassee
by Honorio
Wed Mar 14, 2012 10:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Southern Asia (Part 2)
Replies: 17
Views: 5908

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Southern Asia (Part 2)

The Spotify playlist , only lacking the Ahmad Zamir song and (as nicolas pointed) with an edited version of Na Ruk Te Hai Aanso. Wow, this week looks like a duel! Nusrat vs. the Shankars... Bracket 2.3.5 Anoushka Shankar - Inside Me (India, 2011) Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan - Na Ruk Te Hai Aanso (Pakistan...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 11, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition
Replies: 13
Views: 5806

Re: AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition

Many thanks, Dan, Zorg and Gillingham for your kind words. This encourages me to write the second and third parts (right now I'm more tempted to write the third part, the "pivotal names", but I will decide later).
by Honorio
Sun Mar 11, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1
Replies: 24
Views: 6718

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1

1. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Lift Yr. Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven vs. Led Zeppelin - Houses Of The Holy 2. Dr. Octagon - Dr. Octagonecologyst vs. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication 3. The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go vs. Urge Overkill - Saturation 4. Built To Spill - You In Rev...
by Honorio
Sun Mar 04, 2012 7:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition
Replies: 13
Views: 5806

Re: AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition

Many thanks, Dan!
I checked again the links and there was one mistake, this is the correct link for Tito Puente's Mambo gozón (1958)
by Honorio
Sun Mar 04, 2012 4:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition
Replies: 13
Views: 5806

AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition

I was playing with this idea since the beginning of this game and I was planning to post it at the end of Round 1 (for not influencing anyone votes) but I simply can't hold it no more. I'm not pretending to post a list with the best musicians of the world, I simply wanted to highlight some musicians...