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by Henrik
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 296
Views: 133265

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Hymie wrote:But to answer your question, OF COURSE I DO although I have never heard an instance where both versions sound exactly the same.
Then originality has some kind of importance for you as well. It just means more to most people here.
by Henrik
Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 296
Views: 133265

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Hymie, do you think a cover of a song that sounds exactly like the original is equally good?
by Henrik
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Q magazine - 156 most influential records of all time
Replies: 15
Views: 9474

Re: Q magazine - 156 most influential records of all time

It looks like it’s one record per artist, and The Beatles has a song/single listed.
by Henrik
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 37
Views: 12887

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1

1 | Max Coveri | Running in the 90s
2 | Woods | The Other Side
3 | David Axelrod | Holy Thursday
4 | Rita Lee | Ovalha Negra

1 | Kimio Eto | Midare
2 | BØRNS | Electric Love
3 | Gemini Eye | The Doula's Tulpa
4 | Wilson Pickett | Hey Jude
by Henrik
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Question About Discrepancies between Spreadsheet and Site List
Replies: 3
Views: 3627

Re: Question About Discrepancies between Spreadsheet and Site List

The second list is the more up-to-date one. The EOY spreadsheet list is exactly that - it's a list of the top songs of 2014 as compiled from all of the end-of-year lists, at the time . The 2014 list to which you link is the current list of top 2014 songs, which takes into account any other song lis...
by Henrik
Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 71
Views: 38940

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Final update probably, with the Village Voice Pazz & Jop poll results. Thanks to everyone who posted all the lists! Excel spreadsheet at the bottom of this post and a spotify list in the first post of this topic ( here ). Top 300 1 (1) Childish Gambino - This Is America 2 (2) Janelle Monáe - Make Me...
by Henrik
Sun Feb 10, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (Complete!)
Replies: 114
Views: 47914

Re: Playlist: A Taste of Acclaimed Albums (Complete!)

Such an outstanding work, Rob! Thank you!!!
by Henrik
Thu Feb 07, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 37
Views: 12887

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1

One minute into ”Running in the 90s” I was sure I would put it dead last (like almost everyone else, it seems), but then the furious tempo became irresistible. It’s the song from this batch that I find myself coming back too.

Just wanted to say that. Ranking later.
by Henrik
Wed Feb 06, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 296
Views: 133265

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Hymie wrote:
Listyguy wrote:
Refer to this thread: http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/vi ... sby#p26682
Nothing wrong with that discussion either.
Please no replies.
by Henrik
Wed Feb 06, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 296
Views: 133265

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

I’m glad I woke up from my sleep, because whenever people debate about different artists’ objective achievements, the discussion always derails completely. I intend to sleep several more hours, so I will lock this topic for a while and open it up again when it’s time for Rob to add another fan song....
by Henrik
Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 296
Views: 133265

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

This discussion seems to go pretty well. Let’s keep it friendly!
by Henrik
Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 71
Views: 38940

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

There might be a Village Voice Pazz&Jop poll coming up as well. Or does anyone know if that’s only for albums this year?
by Henrik
Sun Feb 03, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HENRIK FRANZON IS MY GURU
Replies: 5
Views: 4510

Re: HENRIK FRANZON IS MY GURU

Thanks PB.82!!! :D A very funny article that moved me a lot at the same time.
by Henrik
Sat Feb 02, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 62410

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Moonbeam, seeing your videos made my day more meaningful. What a thoughtful and loving album review! For, as you say, a very brave album. And the live video is not new to me, but always uplifting.
by Henrik
Sat Feb 02, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Rob wrote:I won't be able to tabulate them into the results of course, but I think you won't mind.
I’ve added ratings to my top 10 songs in the post above.
by Henrik
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 62410

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Songs only from me. http://open.spotify.com/user/frazze/playlist/5Xe1P6sg0U8lcgLzbEwo5c 1 | Robyn | Honey 2 | Timecop1983 feat. The Midnight | Static 3 | Anna von Hausswolff | The Mysterious Vanishing of Electra 4 | Ariana Grande | God is a woman 5 | Jon Hopkins | Emerald Rush 6 | Low | Dancing and ...
by Henrik
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time (dealine: June 30, 2019)
Replies: 91
Views: 68648

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time

Friends, how about this...? Not always, but for most of these live recordings you are debating, I suppose the song was also recorded by the same artist without vocal interactions in the studio. That would make the ”song” eligible, wouldn’t it? Pierre, would it be necessary for you to specify the liv...
by Henrik
Thu Jan 31, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

I have enjoyed reading the daily comments, so it is with hesitation I post this top 10 summary of the month. I sort of hope that others will not take after. But for me I feel that ratings does not suit me, especially in an impulsive manner. I’m also not very comfortable by giving a poor rating to a ...
by Henrik
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 71
Views: 38940

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Additional sources USA: Nashville Scene Poll Norway: Dagbladet Poland: Porcys, Screenagers Spain: Hipersónica Top 300 1 (1) Childish Gambino - This Is America 2 (2) Janelle Monáe - Make Me Feel 3 (3) Cardi B feat. Bad Bunny and J Balvin - I Like It 4 (4) Mitski - Nobody 5 (5) Ariana Grande - thank u...
by Henrik
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 62410

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Cold Butterfly, welcome to the forum! And sorry for questioning your lists, but I noticed that with a few exceptions they are very similar to the eoy spreadsheets. Are these albums and songs really your personal favourites, and in that order? A lot of the fun (for me) with poll results is to see ho...
by Henrik
Tue Jan 29, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Porcys (Poland)
Replies: 1
Views: 1758

EOY 2018 - Porcys (Poland)

Singles http://www.porcys.com/ranking/20-najlepszych-singli-2018/ 20 | Reni Jusis | Tyyyle Miłości 19 | Drake | Nice For What 18 | Deafheaven | Canary Yellow 17 | Młody π feat. Tej-Z | James Joyce 16 | Calvin Harris feat. Dua Lipa | One Kiss 15 | AlaZaStary | Gorzkie Lody 14 | Hop Along | Prior Thin...
by Henrik
Mon Jan 28, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 62410

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Cold Butterfly, welcome to the forum! And sorry for questioning your lists, but I noticed that with a few exceptions they are very similar to the eoy spreadsheets. Are these albums and songs really your personal favourites, and in that order? A lot of the fun (for me) with poll results is to see how...
by Henrik
Wed Jan 23, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 189
Views: 135019

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Joe Henderson’s ”Inner Urge” album is from 1966, not 1965. The title track is also on AM, already under the correct year.
by Henrik
Tue Jan 22, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Listyguy wrote:
Henrik wrote: Listyguy | 141 | The Jimi Hendrix Experience (9)
Looking at the list of artists with 10+ unique songs voted, Hendrix doesn't appear on there. So I'm alone if Hendrix Island? Really?
Also, two votes for "Jimi Hendrix". These were other songs than yours ("Freedom" and "Angel").
by Henrik
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Screenagers (Poland)
Replies: 1
Views: 1978

EOY 2018 - Screenagers (Poland)

Singles http://screenagers.pl/index.php?service=xtras&action=show&id=515 http://screenagers.pl/index.php?service=xtras&action=show&id=513 1. Yves Tumor – Noid 2. Thom Yorke – Unmade 3. Low – Disarray 4. Kanye West – Yikes! 5. Mitski - Nobody 6. Jon Hopkins – Emerald Rush 7. Amnesia Scanner - AS A.W....
by Henrik
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD
Replies: 137
Views: 62410

Re: AMF - Favorite Albums/Songs of 2018: LIST THREAD

Looks like you've got 51 albums
rumpdoll wrote: 07 | The Breeders | All Nerve
39 | Yo la Tengo | There is a riot going on
08 | Jon Hopkins | Singularity
by Henrik
Sun Jan 20, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Nashville Scene Poll (USA)
Replies: 0
Views: 2528

EOY 2018 - Nashville Scene Poll (USA)

https://www.nashvillescene.com/music/cover-story/article/21041343/19th-annual-country-music-critics-poll-the-results Albums 1. Kacey Musgraves, Golden Hour (MCA Nashville) 2. Pistol Annies, Interstate Gospel (RCA Nashville) 3. Ashley McBryde, Girl Going Nowhere (Warner Bros. Nashville) 4. John Prine...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Turnover at the forums
Replies: 12
Views: 3957

Re: Turnover at the forums

I really wish this forum could be a place where people with all kinds of tastes feel equally welcome. That is extremely hard to establish or maintain, I reckon, but I also think AMF has done quite well in that regard over the years. Just want to add that I don't think it's my duty as the administra...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Turnover at the forums
Replies: 12
Views: 3957

Re: Turnover at the forums

As someone who wasn't really involved in the forums for more than a year until recently, I can say for my part it was mostly a combination of burn out (Compiling my all-time albums list took something out of me) and personal life (starting a new business). A part of it was also seeing the tastes of...
by Henrik
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 38
Views: 8438

Re: Unacclaimed V: Submissions Now Open!

16 people is perfect, we'd get 8 nominations apiece at 128. You should close nominations and get started! edit - Sorry, with you it's 17. Okay, if we get one more person it would be 7 apiece at 128, plus a few more. Huh? Deadline is February 4 and some of us like to use the time to think about our ...
by Henrik
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Encore game
Replies: 9
Views: 2781

Re: Encore game

I suggested a while ago a similar idea (a cup with artist ”teams”) where only songs not on AM could be chosen. I don’t think The Beatles would win such a game. Well, certainly not if it was up to me.
by Henrik
Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: FIP's ideal discotheque (2017)
Replies: 7
Views: 5746

Re: FIP's ideal discotheque (2017)

Thanks lagire!

I’ll be the first to say that this is a peculiar year distribution suggested as the ideal rock-pop-folk collection.
by Henrik
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 71
Views: 38940

Re: EOY 2018 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

The Spotify list in the first post of this topic now includes 300 songs (all of them!) plus some more. Additional sources USA: Uproxx critics' poll Ireland: Irish Times Belgium: Goûte Mes Disques Colombia: Radiónica, Revista Shock (Iberoamerican) Germany: Juice, Plattentests Italy: Ondarock Spain: C...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Least correlated taste with the forum: Hymie | 761 | Fats Domino (23) Most "vertical" taste: Moonbeam | 568 | Prince (107) Most "horizontal" taste: fasbjd | 275 | Neil Young, Jay-Z, Guided by Voices, Howlin' Wolf, Sebadoh, Super Furry Animals, John Mellencamp, M83, Ornette Coleman, Bon Iver, Orbital...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Spreadsheet with my calculations
by Henrik
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Here's the number of lonely fan votes, per voter. This list again, with the most listed artist for each voter. Hymie | 761 | Fats Domino (23) Zombeels | 634 | The Kinks (17) Wezzo | 596 | Barenaked Ladies (35) Moonbeam | 568 | Prince (107) Fred | 531 | Frank Zappa (13) Brad | 493 | Pavement (43) Kr...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Thanks for these Henrik. Some of these artists are odd. Todd Rundgren obviously Henry's doing; his love for that artist is well known. But I wondered if some of the more out there names near the top of the list were also due to one person. The answer is "yes, of course". They Might Be Giants and Ba...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Artists (as they are exactly written in the spreadsheet) with more than 10 entries: Artist | Number of songs in spreadsheet | Biggest fan (number of songs voted for as a lonely fan) Prince | 128 | Moonbeam (107) Todd Rundgren | 59 | Henry (57) Pavement | 45 | Brad (43) R.E.M. | 44 | Brad (18) The Ro...
by Henrik
Fri Jan 11, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2019
Replies: 326
Views: 132237

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Here's the number of lonely fan votes, per voter. Hymie | 761 | 76% Zombeels | 634 | 63% Wezzo | 596 | 60% Moonbeam | 568 | 57% Fred | 531 | 53% Brad | 493 | 49% Krurze | 444 | 44% Nassim | 367 | 37% sonofsamiam | 360 | 36% panam | 356 | 36% antonius | 339 | 34% Henry | 324 | 32% Neil | 316 | 32% Re...
by Henrik
Thu Jan 10, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2018!
Replies: 36
Views: 13044

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2018!

1. Dead Can Dance
2. Robyn
3. George Michael
4. Isaac Hayes
5. Röyksopp
6. Sade
7. The xx
8. Fat Freddys Drop
9. Judas Priest
10. Slowdive
by Henrik
Thu Jan 10, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY Albums: Sources
Replies: 30
Views: 14401

Re: EOY Albums: Sources

This might've been addressed somewhere else in this forum, but Uproxx is trying to fill the void left by Village Voice's critics poll. Will that be eligible? This was released today with 100+ critics, eligible or not? I don't know yet. Uproxx posted its own staff top 50 before the end of the year, ...
by Henrik
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 R&R Hall of Fame
Replies: 18
Views: 4745

Re: 2020 R&R Hall of Fame

I think you're right Rob, although it's hard for me to understand how The Notorious B.I.G. is rock enough, while Daft Punk isn't.
by Henrik
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - CrazyMinds (Spain)
Replies: 2
Views: 2697

Re: EOY 2018 - CrazyMinds (Spain)

Songs https://www.crazyminds.es/listas/listas-crazyminds-las-365-mejores-canciones-de-2018/ Mini Mansions | Works Every Time Arctic Monkeys | Four Out Of Five Albert Hammond, Jr. | Stop and Go Florence + The Machine | Hunger Twin Shadow, HAIM | Saturdays (feat. HAIM) Jack White | Connected by Love R...
by Henrik
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 6
Views: 3796

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

Still missing/not yet published: USA: HipHopDX, Nashville Scene Poll, Pretty Much Amazing, Village Voice Pazz & Jop, XXL Ireland: Irish Times, State Brazil: Monkeybuzz, Rolling Stone Colombia: Revista Shock (International) Germany: Visions India: Rolling Stone Italy: Rockit, Rolling Stone Norway: Da...
by Henrik
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Panorama (IT)
Replies: 1
Views: 1950

Re: EOY 2018 - Panorama (IT)

Here are the albums: https://www.panorama.it/musica/15-migliori-album-del-2018-finora/ 15) MARILLION - ALL ONE TONIGHT 14) KAMASI WASHINGTON - HEAVEN AND EARTH 13) KING CRIMSON - MELTDOWN 12) A STAR IS BORN - COLONNA SONORA 11) GRETA VAN FLEET - ANTHEM OF THE PEACEFUL ARMY 10) ARCTIC MONKEYS - TRANQ...
by Henrik
Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Pretty Much Amazing (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 2529

Re: EOY 2018 - Pretty Much Amazing (US)

I thought this was a tough call as well, and would have been happy with either decision.
by Henrik
Sat Jan 05, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Beach Boys Songs - RESULTS!
Replies: 184
Views: 32897

Re: Best Beach Boys Songs - RESULTS!

Hymie wrote:Song #42 is "Forever" from the "Sunflower" album in 1970. It's the last of 7 songs on the countdown from that album.
No "Slip on Through"? :( Yes, it's too bad I didn't make my list in time.
by Henrik
Sat Jan 05, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - Plattentest (Germany)
Replies: 1
Views: 1888

EOY 2018 - Plattentest (Germany)

https://www.plattentests.de/redpoll2018.php

Could someone transcribe, please? Thanks!
by Henrik
Fri Jan 04, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Beach Boys Songs - RESULTS!
Replies: 184
Views: 32897

Re: Best Beach Boys Songs - RESULTS!

I made a top 30, but too late. "All I Wanna Do" would have been my #8 and "Feel Flows" my #18.

Also...
#29 | I Know There's an Answer
#30 | The Night Was So Young

I think all of my remaining 26 are in the top 46 of the poll, but I'm not sure.
by Henrik
Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: EOY 2018
Topic: EOY 2018 - B-Sides and Badlands (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 2037

Re: EOY 2018 - B-Sides and Badlands (US)

Not eligible