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by Henrik
Thu Nov 21, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Loudwire (US): The 66 Best Metal Songs of the Decade: 2010-2019
Replies: 6
Views: 4898

Re: Loudwire (US): The 66 Best Metal Songs of the Decade: 2010-2019

Can someone post this list, as well as their 66 rock songs, here please?
by Henrik
Thu Nov 21, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: LES INROCKUPTIBLES (France) - Années 2010's Le Bilan
Replies: 7
Views: 11614

Re: LES INROCKUPTIBLES (France) - Années 2010's Le Bilan

acroamor wrote:
Thu Nov 21, 2019 12:28 am
So presumably that means that the ten songs for each decade are listed in order? Like the top 10 of 2010 would be numbers 1, 11, 21, 31, 41, 51, 61, 71, 81, 91? I can resort the list as such tomorrow.
The top 10s don’t look like that, so you can spend that time on better things...
by Henrik
Tue Nov 19, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Radio 1 : The Best 100 Songs of the Decade (Germany)
Replies: 6
Views: 5325

Re: Radio 1 : The Best 100 Songs of the Decade (Germany)

https://www.radioeins.de/musik/die-100-besten-2019/10erjahre/ The list is based on individual Top 10 lists by a jury of 87 people from the music business (musicians, managers, critics, etc.). Looking at the individual lists is also pretty interesting. The positions were assigned points: Platz 01 - ...
by Henrik
Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 6
Views: 4467

Re: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Songs of the 2010s

Unless there is a proof somewhere that the whole staff is behind the list, I won’t include it.
by Henrik
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: The 50 best albums of the decade | The Independent (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 5111

Re: The 50 best albums of the decade | The Independent (UK)

Jimoincolor wrote:
Mon Nov 18, 2019 11:20 am
AM normally doesn't include The Independent on it's EOY lists, but this one has 5 staff members, which probably makes it eligible.
Yes.

To Harold: You can add lists as you see fit. No need to get confirmation from me. But I’m happy to step in whenever you’re uncertain of course.
by Henrik
Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 97
Views: 100655

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

acroamor wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:50 pm
Imagine Round and Round will fall, as will Work and Bipp
1 right, 2 wrongs...
by Henrik
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 97
Views: 100655

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Updated with Consequence of Sound (US) and Crack (UK). "Dancing on My Own" is now way ahead of the rest. If it continues like this it might end up in the all-time top 100, as the most acclaimed Swedish song of all time. Yay!!! Current top 100: 1 (1) | Robyn | Dancing On My Own | 2010 2 (2) | Grimes ...
by Henrik
Wed Nov 13, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Consequence of Sound (US) : Top 100 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 8
Views: 4575

Re: Consequence of Sound (US) : Top 100 Best Songs of the 2010s

It would be great if the full top 100 could be posted. Thanks!
by Henrik
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: The Genius Community, Staff (US) - 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 13
Views: 6141

Re: The Genius Community, Staff (US) - 100 Best Albums of the 2010s

Genius is not in any way, shape, or form a critics' site. It's best known as a repository (an amazing one) for lyric transcription and interpretations. It does not run album reviews at all, let alone the 10 a month that Henrik deemed the minimum (among other criteria) for eligibility. This is an in...
by Henrik
Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

I'm very sad Now I just found out about the meeting of six AM friends in Montpellier. This city is two and a half hours from my house! :angry-banghead: I am very happy with the vital and musical celebration of all of you. I hope to have another opportunity to participate in the next meeting. Oh, I’...
by Henrik
Sat Nov 09, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Rockdelux 388 (SPA): Summary of the decade 2010-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 10045

Re: Rockdelux 388: Summary of the decade 2010-2019

Hi Honorio, I count on you to post the rest of the lists from ROCKDELUX namely, the books, the movies, the TV series and others if so, I find this magazine quite inspiring...Do they plan another issue for their 35th anniversary? Anyway, thanks for making discover me LOS PLANETAS although I was alre...
by Henrik
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: Eligibility criteria for EOY lists
Replies: 1
Views: 8991

Eligibility criteria for EOY lists

Here are the criteria for how to determine whether a new source is eligible for the EOD albums/songs spreadsheet: 1. The Alexa.com rank should be less than 1,000,000 and the number of sites linking in should be more than 100. Both these criteria should preferably be met, but if one of the numbers is...
by Henrik
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Eligibility criteria for EOD lists
Replies: 17
Views: 16539

Eligibility criteria for EOD lists

Here are the criteria for how to determine whether a new source is eligible for the EOD albums/songs spreadsheet: 1. The Alexa.com rank should be less than 1,000,000 and the number of sites linking in should be more than 100. Both these criteria should preferably be met, but if one of the numbers is...
by Henrik
Thu Nov 07, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 97
Views: 100655

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Updated with Paste, Q, Rockdelux and Stereogum. Current top 100: 1 (2) | Robyn | Dancing On My Own | 2010 2 (1) | Grimes | Oblivion | 2012 3 (3) | Kendrick Lamar | Alright  | 2015 4 (4) | Lana Del Rey | Video Games | 2011 5 (9) | Beyoncé | Formation | 2016 6 (8) | Kanye West feat. Pusha T | Runaway ...
by Henrik
Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

And for the top 10 I see, I seeee: Two (or three) songs by Brel (and the first place for sure) : Amsterdam, Ne me quitte pas, even if I like "Ces gens-là" even better! La nuit je mens by Bashung La mer by Trenet. One song by Aznavour One or two yé-yé song (Hardy or France Gall) One Rita mitsuko son...
by Henrik
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Aquarium Drunkard (US) EOD Albums
Replies: 4
Views: 5034

Re: Aquarium Drunkard EOD Albums/Songs

The albums list is definitely eligible, but I won't include the spotify playlist as a songs list.
by Henrik
Thu Oct 31, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

26. Henri Salvador – Dans mon île (1958) Other fans: Dan and nicolas (10 points) This was, by far, the most divisive song. While Honorio nominated it and Dan and Nicolas both gave it a 10, I gave it a 2 and Moonbeam, Nassim and Spiritualized all gave it a 1! However, a score of 1 didn't necessarily...
by Henrik
Thu Oct 31, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 53281

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Fun year. 1 | Pet Shop Boys | Left to My Own Devices 2 | Kate Bush | This Woman's Work 3 | Sonic Youth | Candle 4 | Talk Talk | The Rainbow 5 | Dead Can Dance | The Host of Seraphim 6 | Mary Margaret O'Hara | Year in Song 7 | The Primitives | Crash 8 | Leonard Cohen | I'm Your Man 9 | Pixies | Where...
by Henrik
Thu Oct 31, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

After some deserved hugs to Henrik we headed back...
Or ”after Henrik had wiped away his tears...”

Thank you SO MUCH for those kind words on the back of the picture!
:romance-grouphug:

And a very special thanks to Clare for the wonderful picture itself!!!
by Henrik
Thu Oct 31, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

https://images2.imgbox.com/ce/0c/vffFoRPP_o.jpg hello, everybody... so, which one's which? From left: Henrik, Nassim, Moonbeam, Nicolas, Honorio, Dan. Spiritualized was at home, preparing the ”music night” at his place. He is in the ”Don’t You Want Me” video and will appear on later photos.
by Henrik
Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Believe it or not, but Moonbeam had tonsillitis during the weekend. He could hardly speak when we met him and would probably have stayed in bed if it wasn’t for our company. But at the karaoke place he miraculously found the strength to go on stage no less than three times!
by Henrik
Tue Oct 29, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Montpellier meeting - Introduction When I released this website in 2001, it had a forum that hardly anyone visited, or knew about. I could never have guessed that it would eventually become this amazing community of people. And not only in this friendly online space, but in real life. I am sure tha...
by Henrik
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 51046

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Two weeks have passed since the planned Montpellier meetup. Did it actually happen? Yes it did! After the meetup, the seven(!) of us (Dan, Honorio, Moonbeam, Nassim, Nicolas, Spiritualized and myself) have spent some time to sum up the weekend, and we’re just about to give you a swell presentation o...
by Henrik
Sat Oct 26, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Spotify playlist NEEDS to be cut to pieces
Replies: 9
Views: 6485

Re: Spotify playlist NEEDS to be cut to pieces

Sorry ooooooo, but no one has ever complained about this before. Maybe there’s some issues with your computer?
by Henrik
Fri Oct 25, 2019 4:07 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade
Replies: 16
Views: 10354

Re: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade

Monte wrote:
Fri Oct 25, 2019 1:32 am
Ok I converted the spotify playlist to text.
I checked in the magazine and I didn't see some songs from the playlist on the list.
OP updated.
Thanks, but the OP contains only 78 songs now.
by Henrik
Thu Oct 24, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade
Replies: 16
Views: 10354

Re: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade

The full list is here, listed chronologically: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2o90etnNPfI2sdN6ntk9CI The playlist has 85 songs. Are there 82 songs selected by staff and 3 by readers? If so, which ones were selected by the readers? Can we make sure that they would not have been selected by the st...
by Henrik
Thu Oct 24, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade
Replies: 16
Views: 10354

Re: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade

The full list is here, listed chronologically: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2o90etnNPfI2sdN6ntk9CI The playlist has 85 songs. Are there 82 songs selected by staff and 3 by readers? If so, which ones were selected by the readers? Can we make sure that they would not have been selected by the st...
by Henrik
Thu Oct 24, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: NBHAP (Germany) - 100 Must Listen Songs Of The 2010s
Replies: 9
Views: 12312

Re: NBHAP (Germany) - 100 Must Listen Songs Of The 2010s

Anyone against including this list on AM?
by Henrik
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade
Replies: 16
Views: 10354

Re: Q Magazine (UK) - The Songs Of The Decade

Is the full list available? Could someone post it?
by Henrik
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 138
Views: 103361

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

And thanks!!
by Henrik
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 138
Views: 103361

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

That’s weird. I have uploaded the sheet for you.
by Henrik
Sun Oct 20, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 97
Views: 100655

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Thanks Setherex!
by Henrik
Sun Oct 20, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

Would the EOY template for songs need to be any different? Or can I just use the one above? I didn’t know you wanted to take them! Thanks!!! The EOY template is the same for albums and songs, but I have a separate EOD songs template with all songs listed from the EOY sheets (and their EOY scores). ...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 20, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

Would the EOY template for songs need to be any different? Or can I just use the one above? I didn’t know you wanted to take them! Thanks!!! The EOY template is the same for albums and songs, but I have a separate EOD songs template with all songs listed from the EOY sheets (and their EOY scores). ...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 20, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 97
Views: 100655

EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Here is a spreadsheet summary of the first three EOD songs lists, from Pitchfork, Uproxx and Gorilla vs. Bear. 1 | Grimes | Oblivion 2 | Robyn | Dancing On My Own 3 | Kendrick Lamar | Alright  4 | Lana Del Rey | Video Games 5 | Carly Rae Jepsen | Run Away With Me  6 | Mitski | Your Best American Gir...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 20, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

Here are the EOD and EOY templates for albums. National lists should be entered in columns GA-HA.
by Henrik
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 180
Views: 79435

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

Rob wrote:
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:16 pm
this is on my surprisingly short lists of songs that should be removed from the planet.
The others being...?
by Henrik
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

I'm planning to include all albums from the EOY sheets in a massive template for the EOD lists, with a EOY score column that is not used for the EOD sheet ranking, but will be useful for me when deciding what albums that will be added to the site next year. For example an album that is included in ...
by Henrik
Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Telegraph (UK)- 100 Greatest Songs of All Time
Replies: 11
Views: 14185

Re: The Telegraph (UK)- 100 Greatest Songs of All Time

Okay, can someone clarify to me about when a single critic list is eligible for AM? It seems the answer is "only when it's in a published book" but then what explains this list's inclusion? I include all-time lists from single critics, at least if it’s a fairly well-known critic. The rule to not in...
by Henrik
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 38131

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

My choices

Depeche Mode
Judas Priest
Kraftwerk
Motörhead
T. Rex

Hard choice between Motörhead (more iconic) and Soundgarden (more great songs).

Surprised Whitney isn’t already in.
by Henrik
Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)
Replies: 5
Views: 8321

Re: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)

“Take a look to see how voters and industry experts shaped the countdown” I suppose voters mean viewers? Then this list isn’t eligible. And supposedly the 2013 list that is already on AM should be removed? I can confirm that the public gets to vote - I have voted in this poll for many years! I can ...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:44 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)
Replies: 5
Views: 8321

Re: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)

“Take a look to see how voters and industry experts shaped the countdown”

I suppose voters mean viewers? Then this list isn’t eligible. And supposedly the 2013 list that is already on AM should be removed?
by Henrik
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 20882

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

This week didn’t engage me as much as the previous two (first one in particular). Anyway...

Hot Chip - Flutes
pass
Charli XCX - You're the One
Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You
Adele - Skyfall
pass
Nick Cave - Higgs Boson Blues
David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
by Henrik
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

TheLastEnemy wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:35 pm
Hi Henrik, have made the changes but can't attach the files here as they are too big - how can I get them to you?
Great! That was quick! You can send an email to acclaimedmusic@gmail.com
by Henrik
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

Many many thanks TheLastEnemy!
by Henrik
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

I can take on the end-of-year spreadsheet again, although this will probably be the last year I do it and I may not be able to post updates as frequently as I have in the past. I can also get the ball rolling, at least, on the EOD spreadsheet too. Please feel free to send me both spreadsheet templa...
by Henrik
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

Apologies to everyone who have been waiting for an update in 2019. I came fairly close, but during the last couple of months I haven’t had any time at all to complete the work. Now, when the decade lists are coming in, I feel it’s better to wait and do a big update next year. I will need help with ...
by Henrik
Thu Oct 10, 2019 3:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!
Replies: 62
Views: 53289

Re: Site update 2019: HELP WANTED!

Apologies to everyone who have been waiting for an update in 2019. I came fairly close, but during the last couple of months I haven’t had any time at all to complete the work. Now, when the decade lists are coming in, I feel it’s better to wait and do a big update next year. I will need help with e...