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by StevieFan13
Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)
Replies: 43
Views: 14524

Re: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)

Wisnju, I’m a little confused. First you said it was a list of artists mostly known just in America, then you said you listed them because they’ve had international appeal? Certainly I have a hard time buying that Billie Eilish isn’t a worldwide phenomenon at the moment. I'm listed some of them bec...
by StevieFan13
Mon Mar 02, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 22619

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

Songs: 1 | John Denver | Take Me Home, Country Roads 2 | Carole King | I Feel the Earth Move 3 | David Bowie | Life on Mars? 4 | Jean Knight | Mr. Big Stuff 5 | Janis Joplin | Me and Bobby McGee 6 | Al Green | Let's Stay Together 7 | The Temptations | Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me) 8 | T...
by StevieFan13
Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)
Replies: 43
Views: 14524

Re: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)

Also, 5 Seconds of Summer and Lewis Capaldi are absolutely huge outside of their native countries. I shouldn’t have to say Harry Styles is as well, given he was a member of a hugely successful boy band.
by StevieFan13
Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)
Replies: 43
Views: 14524

Re: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)

Wisnju, I’m a little confused. First you said it was a list of artists mostly known just in America, then you said you listed them because they’ve had international appeal? Certainly I have a hard time buying that Billie Eilish isn’t a worldwide phenomenon at the moment.
by StevieFan13
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Does That Make Me Crazy?!
Replies: 4
Views: 2874

Re: Am I Crazy

Jirin wrote:
Mon Mar 02, 2020 12:12 am
Can you rephrase the question into a parody of Crazy by Gnarls Barkley?
Possibly
by StevieFan13
Sun Mar 01, 2020 6:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)
Replies: 43
Views: 14524

Re: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)

acroamor wrote:
Sat Feb 29, 2020 6:17 am
Listyguy wrote:
Fri Feb 24, 2017 1:12 am
babydoll wrote: That was one of the most boring albums I've ever heard. XTRMNTR on the other hand...
Both are damn near wretched, in my opinion
I'm choosing to believe this usage of wretched is like when people used "that's so bad" to mean "good".
I’d like to think that too. Man, three years already...
by StevieFan13
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 27318

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!

I’m glad that means you’ll have no preconceptions then! Great thing about Eurovision is not knowing what to expect.
by StevieFan13
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!
Replies: 52
Views: 27318

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - The Draw!

It would take a brave person to bet against mine + Rob's predicted winner seeing as it's one held dear by the forum (justifiably), even if it seemed forgotten by the critics in the EOD rankings. Interesting clashes here, not least King of Cool Lou Reed vs. Contest of Kitsch Eurovision! (not having ...
by StevieFan13
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 88097

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

OK, no. I refuse to have my character slandered by being listed as "not a fan" for Don't You Want Me. I love that song!
by StevieFan13
Fri Feb 14, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 88097

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

I think a good fan knows when to admit their favorite artist might not have delivered the goods, while not necessarily crucifying them for it. Conpletely- you feel the hurt just as intently as when the sports team you follow loses. The blood still rushes to my face whenever I as much as think about...
by StevieFan13
Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 88097

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

I think a good fan knows when to admit their favorite artist might not have delivered the goods, while not necessarily crucifying them for it. '80s Stevie never did much for me, except (how ironic) Master Blaster and Happy Birthday. Don't ask me to defend I Just Called to Say I Love You or Ebony and...
by StevieFan13
Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 88097

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Haha, indeed! Maybe he should rebrand himself as StevieExceptForMasterBlaster AndIJustCalledtoSayILoveYou13Fan to make it that much catchier! I don't even dislike it! I can just think of plenty of Stevie songs I like better. It ranked lower than it probably would've if I'd ranked all 300 songs. ("I...
by StevieFan13
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links
Replies: 62
Views: 22893

Re: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links

I will take Henrik's suggestion and start the countdown not from 300 for songs and 200 for albums, but from a smaller number, to add suspense to the poll in terms of which albums and songs made the final presentation. I'm thinking of presenting the top 200 songs and 150 albums, but let me know what...
by StevieFan13
Wed Feb 05, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 150
Views: 43728

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Wait, is Pressure Drop from ‘69? I was using AM as a reference and it was on the 1970 page.
by StevieFan13
Mon Feb 03, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Louder Sound: the 38 best Rolling Stones songs, chosen by 57 different musicians (2020)
Replies: 3
Views: 5403

Re: Louder Sound: the 38 best Rolling Stones songs, chosen by 57 different musicians (2020)

Pierre wrote:
Mon Feb 03, 2020 10:40 am
iannorman wrote:
Mon Feb 03, 2020 6:52 am
Brown Sugar defines them best. Quintessential sound and lyrics. It floored me when I first heard it and it still does almost 50 years later.
My personal "redefining all my perception of music" Rolling Stones moment for me is Gimme Shelter.
Mine is Paint It Black.
by StevieFan13
Sun Feb 02, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Eurovision for AMers
Replies: 3
Views: 2065

Re: Eurovision for AMers

Telex | Euro-Vision | Belgium | 1980 My favorite, very tongue-in-cheek, almost anti-music and definitely not suitable for a Eurovision audience :D I'd also like to add the complete bonkers "Rendez-vous" by Pas de deux from 1983. Have you listened to every Eurovision song, Stevie? Myself I've seen (...
by StevieFan13
Sun Feb 02, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Eurovision for AMers
Replies: 3
Views: 2065

Eurovision for AMers

Hey gang! Now, most of you are actually in Europe, or at least countries that actively participate in Eurovision (the UK, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Sweden, and Australia for sure, possibly even more), so don't think I'm trying to do whatever the equivalent of mansplaining (Eu...
by StevieFan13
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2020
Replies: 199
Views: 54752

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2020

Mary Lou gets a 7 from me as well.
by StevieFan13
Sat Feb 01, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 150
Views: 43728

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Songs: 1. Derek and the Dominos | Layla 2. Stevie Wonder | Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours) 3. George Harrison | What is Life 4. Van Morrison | Into the Mystic 5. Edwin Starr | War 6. Van Morrison | Moondance 7. James Brown | Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine 8. Rodriguez | Sugar Man 9. ...
by StevieFan13
Wed Jan 29, 2020 5:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 278
Views: 93799

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Alright, let's get some songs going! If its a maximum of 200, here's what I got. 1 | Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats | S.O.B. | 2015 2 | Kitten | Kill the Light | 2014 3 | Sampha | (No One Knows Me) Like the Piano | 2017 4 | Kendrick Lamar | i | 2014 5 | Kacey Musgraves | Follow Your Arrow |...
by StevieFan13
Fri Jan 24, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)
Replies: 46
Views: 20908

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)

Wow. Very glad I was proven wrong!
by StevieFan13
Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)
Replies: 46
Views: 20908

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)

I’m gonna have to wait another year to get Billy Joel in, aren’t I? And he’s gonna lose to an artist who’s been around four decades less than he has, right?
by StevieFan13
Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Forgotten Hits Edition 10
Replies: 3
Views: 3453

Re: AMF WC Forgotten Hits Edition 10

Someone You Loved is lousy
by StevieFan13
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Radio X (UK) - The Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 1
Views: 4619

Re: Radio X (UK) - The Best Albums of the 2010s

We’ve counted their year lists before so this ought to count.
by StevieFan13
Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 35752

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

And the inductees are:
The Notorious B.I.G.
The Doobie Brothers
Whitney Houston
Depeche Mode
T. Rex
by StevieFan13
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Musikorner (Spain) - 2010-2019: los 50 mejores discos
Replies: 8
Views: 6706

Re: Musikorner (Spain) - 2010-2019: los 50 mejores discos

I would include this one. I think we’re being a bit too rigid.
by StevieFan13
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 70947

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2020

Prince's Bambi gets a 5 from me. He'd do better.
by StevieFan13
Fri Jan 10, 2020 5:15 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Rolling Stone (MX) : Los mejores discos de la década
Replies: 17
Views: 11656

Re: Rolling Stone (MX) : Los mejores discos de la década

I’m actually kind of happy to see a more pop-oriented list. I might not be a huge fan of, say, Jason Derulo or Maroon 5, but I respect a list that looks beyond just indie and alternative.
by StevieFan13
Fri Jan 10, 2020 5:13 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Rolling Stone (MX) : Los mejores discos de la década
Replies: 17
Views: 11656

Re: Rolling Stone (MX) : Los mejores discos de la década

Fuck You finally shows up on a list! Is this the first? Took too damn long.
by StevieFan13
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 58189

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

So yeah, couple of big-ish edits to my list. Now I think it's more or less done.
by StevieFan13
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 70947

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2020

My margins are much lower. I honestly could see any song I'd give at least a 7/10 a potential all-time contender.
by StevieFan13
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 58189

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

Somehow I forgot about Sleater-Kinney (you know, one of my favorite bands ever) so I may need to revisit my list.
by StevieFan13
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 58189

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

Haven't been nearly active enough in listening to new music this year, but after some extensive research, here goes nothing! Songs: 1 | Serhat | Say Na Na Na 2 | Sleater-Kinney | Hurry On Home 3 | Billie Eilish | Bad Guy 4 | Lil Nas X feat. Billy Ray Cyrus | Old Town Road (Remix) 5 | Carly Rae Jepse...
by StevieFan13
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: CMT (USA) - CMT Hot 20 Decade: The Top 25 Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 0
Views: 5660

CMT (USA) - CMT Hot 20 Decade: The Top 25 Songs of the 2010s

http://www.cmt.com/news/1816188/cmt-hot-20-decade-the-top-25-songs-of-the-2010s/ I'm pretty sure it isn't just the biggest songs of the decade, but rather how they ranked them, so it should still count. (And we have their '00s on AM already.) 25. “Drunk on a Plane,” Dierks Bentley 24. “American Kids...
by StevieFan13
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Dancing Astronaut (US?) - Dancing Astronaut’s Top 100 Songs of the Decade
Replies: 3
Views: 6098

Dancing Astronaut (US?) - Dancing Astronaut’s Top 100 Songs of the Decade

https://dancingastronaut.com/2020/01/dancing-astronauts-top-100-songs-of-the-decade/ 1 Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites – Skrillex 2 Stay – Zedd 3 Body – Loud Luxury 4 Jackie Chan – Tiesto and Dzeko 5 After Life – Tchami feat. Stacy Barthe 6 The Veldt – deadmau5 7 Instant Crush – Daft Punk feat. Juli...
by StevieFan13
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify
Replies: 122
Views: 188490

Re: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify

Consequence of Sound said it was added but I’m having trouble finding it as well.
by StevieFan13
Sat Jan 04, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Quarterfinals
Replies: 29
Views: 11778

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Quarterfinals

Laura Marling - Sophia
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - Higgs Boson Blues
Michael Kiwanuka - Cold Little Heart
Alvvays - In Undertow
by StevieFan13
Fri Jan 03, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2020
Replies: 207
Views: 70947

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2020

I'm happy to keep playing! I'm just not consistent.
by StevieFan13
Fri Jan 03, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify
Replies: 122
Views: 188490

Re: Albums and Songs Recently Added to Spotify

Trout Mask Replica and the Dave Clark Five discography were just added.
by StevieFan13
Fri Dec 27, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - December 2019
Replies: 187
Views: 73665

Re: Biggest Fan - December 2019

Nirvana's Stay Away is also a 10 from me.
by StevieFan13
Fri Dec 27, 2019 3:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)
Replies: 46
Views: 20908

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closes at the end of Jan. 18th)

1. Billy Joel
2. Tori Amos
3. Gladys Knight and the Pips
4. 2Pac
5. Earth, Wind and Fire
6. Manic Street Preachers
7. Donna Summer
8. LL Cool J
9. Devo
10. Paul McCartney/Wings
by StevieFan13
Thu Dec 26, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 68
Replies: 10
Views: 5627

Re: AMF Classics Edition 68

Lizzo - Good as Hell
by StevieFan13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 55230

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Harold wrote:
Tue Dec 24, 2019 4:19 am
StevieFan13 wrote:
Tue Dec 24, 2019 3:54 am
Did the CBC list not count?
http://acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewto ... =23&t=8024
Understood. Sorry dude!
by StevieFan13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 3:54 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 55230

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Did the CBC list not count?
by StevieFan13
Sun Dec 22, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - December 2019
Replies: 187
Views: 73665

Re: Biggest Fan - December 2019

And now a song I would have expected to get more votes: 346. Elvis Presley – You’re the Devil in Disguise Year: 1963 Released as a single Biggest Fan: StevieFan13 (#389) Don’t forget you can always vote for earlier songs or change your vote! Hooray! Finally another one of my picks! This ones a stra...
by StevieFan13
Fri Dec 20, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Spectrum Culture (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 2021

EOY 2019 - Spectrum Culture (US)

https://spectrumculture.com/2019/12/19/top-20-albums-of-2019/ Albums: 20. Katie Dey – solipsisters [Run For Cover] 19. Priests – The Seduction of Kansas [Sister Polygon] 18. The National – I Am Easy to Find [4AD] 17. Sunn O))) – Life Metal [Southern Lord] 16. Thom Yorke – ANIMA [XL] 15. Matana Rober...