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by Henrik
Tue Oct 01, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 39289

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

My list is coming in a few hours. Hope it’s not too late.
by Henrik
Thu Sep 26, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: MTV Magazine (Brazil) - 100 Greatest Brazilian Records (2003)
Replies: 3
Views: 3911

Re: MTV Magazine (Brazil) - 100 Greatest Brazilian Records (2003)

Hey, so, I'm new to this game but very interested in music research. Coming here I remembered I have read a couple of lists on some magazines over the years, and I thought I should share, starting with my home country. I don't have the referred magazine anymore, but I managed to find a blog post wi...
by Henrik
Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 15404

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1

Beach House - Walk in the Park
Tame Impala - Solitude is Bliss
Crystal Castles - Celestica
pass
LCD Soundsystem - Home
Mark Ronson and the Business Intl. - Bang Bang Bang
Javiera Mena - Luz de piedra de luna
The Vaccines - Post Break-Up Sex
by Henrik
Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 54
Views: 20399

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

1. What are the 10 best albums of 2010-2019? #1 : Iiris Viljanen: Mercedes #2 : Robyn: Body Talk #3 : Sufjan Stevens: Carrie & Lowell #4 : PJ Harvey: Let England Shake #5 : Chromatics: Kill for Love #6 : Daughter: Not to Disappear #7 : iamamiwhoami: Kin #8 : Dead Can Dance: Anastasis #9 : J Balvin: ...
by Henrik
Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 76127

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

Daniel Ceasar, featuring Kali Uchis – Get You 10 Today I wouldn’t put this song quite as high as all time #26(!). I just chose not to nominate it for the overlooked 3 game although I could have - the song is actually bubbling under on AM, as a 2016 song. Anyway, after many years of following critics...
by Henrik
Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums & songs of the decade (2010-2019)
Replies: 27
Views: 18437

Re: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)

Is GvB even eligible for inclusion on AM? I seem to recall them being non-eligible, but I'm not sure. Normally two writers aren’t enough, but GvB have an outstanding number of visitors, so I decided to make an exception for them a couple of years ago. I quite like the list, btw. There will be far t...
by Henrik
Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums & songs of the decade (2010-2019)
Replies: 27
Views: 18437

Re: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)

lagire wrote:
Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:45 am
Henrik, this is an End of decade list, isn't? it should be on 2010's forum.
Fixed (obviously)
by Henrik
Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 58162

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Ariana Grande - God is a woman (2018)
by Henrik
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 58162

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Henrik wrote:
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:20 pm
Nils Frahm - Says (2013, bubbling)
BleuPanda, you put it under 2014. I think 2013 is correct.
by Henrik
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 58162

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Nils Frahm - Says (2013, bubbling)
by Henrik
Sun Sep 15, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 58162

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

The xx - I Dare You (#63 2017)
by Henrik
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 58162

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

The Internet feat. Kaytranada - Girl (2015, bubbling under)
by Henrik
Wed Sep 04, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 58
Replies: 23
Views: 7569

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 58

Darkwood Dub - Baobab
by Henrik
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 37923

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

I’m pleased with this list, although this is probably my least favourite year in rock history. What year would you say that rock started? The thread I started tonight "An Interesting Project" has it starting in 1947. I expressed myself carelessly. I’m fine with 1947 for the definition of rock histo...
by Henrik
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 37923

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Songs only 1 | Prince | Kiss 2 | Elvis Costello & The Attractions | I Want You 3 | Depeche Mode | Stripped 4 | Metallica | Master Of Puppets 5 | Metallica | Battery 6 | George Michael | A Different Corner 7 | Metallica | Welcome Home (Sanitarium) 8 | The Smiths | There Is A Light That Never Goes Out...
by Henrik
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 37923

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

I know time is out, but can I have another couple of hours for my list?
by Henrik
Fri Aug 30, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS
Replies: 110
Views: 25883

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS

I couldn’t find the time to vote in this, but thanks mileswide for another great forum poll. Great idea and rollout! This looks strange to me though: Score: 77.7027027 Number of votes: 2 Song rank on AM: 2487 Fans: mileswide (#2), StevieFan13 (#109) Score: 77.7027027 Number of votes: 3 Song rank on ...
by Henrik
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 274
Views: 104461

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

Hymie wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:04 pm
I don't see why derivative matters.

ALL THAT MATTERS IS WHAT'S COMING OUT OF THE SPEAKERS!
Why do you need to get back to this question again and again? Let people have their own opinion.
by Henrik
Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 46472

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

How close do you think we are to the update at this stage? I have been wondering when this question would come. But it’s really more a question about how much time I have to do whatever is left. I prioritize kids, relations and exercise (and rest) this year, and right now my life is rather full wit...
by Henrik
Thu Aug 15, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 296
Views: 203431

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

But have you also balanced years/decades or the significant amount of recent songs at the top is mainly due to population adjustment? Not sure I understand the difference between these alternatives. Anyway, I have balanced years according to the world population at the time, just like countries hav...
by Henrik
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 281
Views: 284371

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Moonbeam wrote:
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:05 am
XTC's "Dear God" is a 1986 song, not a 1987 one.
It is listed as 1986 on AM!?
by Henrik
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 281
Views: 284371

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

BobPatience wrote:
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:28 pm
Henrik wrote:
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:03 pm
Bunny Wailer’s ”Dream Land” is from 1971.
Isn't the 1971 version by The Wailers, with the 1976 version being a solo cover?
Aha, I guess it makes sense to keep it as 1976 then (even though Bunny sings on both recordings).
by Henrik
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 281
Views: 284371

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Bunny Wailer’s ”Dream Land” is from 1971.
by Henrik
Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 296
Views: 203431

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

Another take on the country/language bias. Could some of it be explained by that critics, as well as people in general, find it more fascinating to explore cultural differences visually than musically? There could perhaps also be a preference for spoken words over singing in foreign languages? Edit:...
by Henrik
Fri Aug 02, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify
Replies: 115
Views: 143173

Re: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify

Tool has arrived.
by Henrik
Thu Aug 01, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 274
Views: 104461

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

I’m in a positive mood and this song has very much impressed me on my first listen in a way I didn’t initially expect. Great at building a vibe, like the guy's voice and the lyrics, the riff took some getting used to but I dug it by the end, and the bridge was terrific. So, Zombeels, thank you for ...
by Henrik
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2019 (13) July 31
Replies: 9
Views: 9421

Re: MCCh 2019 (13) July 31

Rob wrote:
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:46 am
Am I the only one who can't see the images?
Otisredding, from now on you need to put an = between imgsize and 200x200.

imgsize=200x200
by Henrik
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?
Replies: 30
Views: 27423

Re: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?

I expressed my love for J Balvin’s ”Vibras” in another topic, but the album cover is what might stand out the most.

by Henrik
Wed Jul 31, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 41028

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Sorry that I have fallen a bit behind with checking and entering the lists. I got caught up with my albums project, but I'll tabulate them soon. With that said, I'm happy to keep accepting lists until the 1st or 2nd. No problem, of course. That albums project is fantastic and it feels good that I c...
by Henrik
Wed Jul 31, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 41028

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Songs 1 | Simply Red | Holding Back the Years 2 | Bryan Ferry | Don't Stop The Dance 3 | Matia Bazar | Ti Sento 4 | Dire Straits | Brothers In Arms 5 | Zapp | Computer Love 6 | Kate Bush | Hounds Of Love 7 | The Cure | Close To Me 8 | Tom Waits | Rain Dogs 9 | Pet Shop Boys | West End Girls 10 | Tom...
by Henrik
Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 296
Views: 203431

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

While what everyone has said is true about English vs ”foreign” languages in music, an interesting change is the breakthrough of Spanish language music on the charts. And at least Rosalia gets acclaim from international critics. It will be interesting to see if any other music in Spanish gets a spot...
by Henrik
Fri Jul 26, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 117254

Re: Songs of 2019

Thanks ColmD, much appreciated!

Would it be a lot of work to post a list of the AM-eligible sources only?

Does anyone have time to do a playlist of these songs?
by Henrik
Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 296
Views: 203431

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

Incidentally, I have just made a ”balanced AM songs list”, where unbalances in gender, years and countries/states (in relation to population sizes) have been evened out a bit. No adjustment for language so far though. Here is a spotify list. The large amount of recent songs in the top is because I h...
by Henrik
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 296
Views: 203431

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

Fantastic post, Honorio!
by Henrik
Fri Jul 26, 2019 6:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 186
Views: 76893

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

Krurze’s techno tracks are among the best things in this game.

Rob, I’m sorry but I’m completely behind when it comes to this game...and most things.
by Henrik
Thu Jul 25, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 65563

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

I've used the spreadsheet to come up with correlations based on the points awarded. Here are the top 10 users based on correlation for all participants: So everyone should go to Arcadefire for recommendations, apparently! Seemed like almost everyone's #1 I suspect that's because Arcadefire said in ...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 65563

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

By the way, if anybody is interested, I've learned how to protect ranges in online spreadsheets, so I finally feel comfortable starting a Google Sheet to generate user-user correlations based on song ratings from AM. The idea would be to create a big Google sheet with the songs listed on AM, and al...
by Henrik
Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 15
Views: 5451

Re: Forum error messages

Honorio wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:27 am
I've begun to edit the Books... thread. Little by little I will try to edit all my previous posts (I use a lot the imgsize feature).
I'm so sorry that you have to go through this. I think you are affected more than anyone else.
by Henrik
Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 65563

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Moonbeam wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:29 am
I've learned how to protect ranges in online spreadsheets, so I finally feel comfortable starting a Google Sheet
This could be something for future AM site work as well, don't you think?
by Henrik
Thu Jul 25, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 65563

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Thanks for these stats, Moonbeam. As your highest correlated forumer, I couldn’t be happier.
by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 65563

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Absolutely amazing work, TheLastEnemy. Thank you! :music-guitarred:
by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 15
Views: 5451

Re: Forum error messages

I’m done for now with the cosmetic changes (colours and stuff), but let me know if you see anything that looks bad or weird.
by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 15
Views: 5451

Re: Forum error messages

I think I got it now. It looks like the problem is a blank space. This bbcode doesn't work anymore [imgsize 100x100]ImageURL[/imgsize] But this one does [imgsize=100x100]ImageURL[/imgsize] My guess is that the equal sign has always been the proper way to do it, but there was an automatic converter f...
by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 15
Views: 5451

Re: Forum error messages

The way I see it, after the new phpbb installation update, image resizing somehow doesn't seem to be supported anymore. I can't figure out why. I've googled for answers but no one else seem to have this problem.
by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 15
Views: 5451

Re: Forum error messages

imgsize is not working Yes, I hope this could be fixed. If not I would need to do a lot of editing... :angry-banghead: I'm sorry, but I have no idea what's wrong. I have tried to create a new bbcode that does the same thing, but with no luck. Also, you're supposed to be able to do the same thing wi...
by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: Testing Grounds
Topic: imgsize
Replies: 0
Views: 11076

imgsize

by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Testing Grounds
Topic: imgsize
Replies: 0
Views: 3537

imgsize



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by Henrik
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 15
Views: 5451

Re: Forum error messages

I had problems with the phpBB installation update. I replaced a file (although I don't understand why that worked) and now it looks like the forum works again. There might be some problems still though. If you find anything else than wrong colours or other style changes, then please report them here...
by Henrik
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 65563

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

BobPatience, can you see the images?
by Henrik
Tue Jul 23, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 15
Views: 5451

Forum error messages

My webhost have upgraded the php version and this must what is causing the error messages. I haven’t updated the phpBB installation in a long time. I keep my fingers crossed that this will fix things...

In any case, this will take a while.