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by Chilton
Tue Aug 11, 2015 3:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 32 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 3902

Re: AMF Chart Week 32 2015

I'd like to nominate again: Ghostpoet - Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me
by Chilton
Sat Aug 08, 2015 3:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Video Game Tracks: Round 1.2
Replies: 18
Views: 4976

Re: Video Game Tracks: Round 1.2

4. Donkey Kong Country - Aquatic Ambiance vs. 61. Team Fortress 2 - Main Theme 29. World of Goo - Regurgitation Pumping Station vs. 36. Katamari Damacy - Katamari on the Rocks Close call, but I'll have to go for the incredibly fun Katamari on the Rocks! 20. The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask - Astra...
by Chilton
Fri Jul 31, 2015 11:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Video Game Tracks: Round 1.1
Replies: 23
Views: 6102

Re: Video Game Tracks: Round 1.1

I've never really been a gamer, so in most cases there's no nostalgia or relation in the game involved. It's all about the music! 1. The Legend of Zelda - Overworld vs. 64. Katamari Damacy - Lonely Rolling Star 32. Portal 2 - Exile (Vilify) vs. 33. Outlaws - Anna's Theme (The hardest match-up of the...
by Chilton
Tue Jul 28, 2015 3:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 30 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2737

Re: AMF Chart Week 30 2015

Before I forget, I'd like to nominate:

Ghostpoet - Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me
by Chilton
Sun Jun 14, 2015 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Return of the AM World Cup?
Replies: 8
Views: 2942

Re: Return of the AM World Cup?

What is this game about exactly? Countries competing against each other through songs, or something like that?

Anyhow, if it involves music from around the globe, I'm definitely in. :music-listening:
by Chilton
Wed Jun 10, 2015 10:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in July 2014 update - CLOSED!
Replies: 229
Views: 74032

Re: Errors in the July 2014 update v. 2

The Wannadies' "You and Me Song" was first released as a single in 1994. (so not 1996)
by Chilton
Thu Jun 04, 2015 3:02 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Studio Brussels' 500 Greatest Albums of All-Time
Replies: 5
Views: 4782

Re: Studio Brussels' 500 Greatest Albums of All-Time

A Belgian list of 500 albums without Jacques Brel! :( I think the list would be eligible anyway. There are several lists from Studio Brussels at rocklist.net: http://www.rocklistmusic.co.uk/studio.htm Is this the first time the staff put together a list for listeners to choose from? I'm not 100% su...
by Chilton
Wed Jun 03, 2015 6:39 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Studio Brussels' 500 Greatest Albums of All-Time
Replies: 5
Views: 4782

Studio Brussels' 500 Greatest Albums of All-Time

Belgian radio channel Studio Brussels put together a list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All-Time. They then asked the listeners to put them in order. Pearl Jam's Ten was crowned number one. I'm not sure if this is eligible, but it sure would be nice to have some more Belgian music on AM. Here's the ...
by Chilton
Sun May 24, 2015 12:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2015 Eurovision Song Contest
Replies: 4
Views: 1759

2015 Eurovision Song Contest

Forget Kanye, Sufjan and Kendrick. Today was the day we celebrated real music ( :mrgreen: ) and I'm shocked nobody here has already mentioned it: the 60th Eurovision Song Contest! As campy and trashy as it may be, it's still incredibly fun and I'm under the impression the quality of the songs is imp...
by Chilton
Thu May 14, 2015 12:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in July 2014 update - CLOSED!
Replies: 229
Views: 74032

Re: Errors in the July 2014 update v. 2

Suzanne Vega's page lists both Tom's Diner (1987) and Tom's Diner (1990) in the Top 6000. Maybe the latter one should be renamed Tom's Diner (DNA remix)??
by Chilton
Mon May 11, 2015 11:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in July 2014 update - CLOSED!
Replies: 229
Views: 74032

Re: Errors in the July 2014 update v. 2

The pages for Labelle and Patti LaBelle are "broken"
by Chilton
Fri Apr 24, 2015 9:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 16 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 3706

Re: AMF Chart Week 16 2015

I would like to nominate:

STUFF. - Event Horizon
Balthazar - Bunker
by Chilton
Fri Apr 03, 2015 12:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2211
Views: 1047009

Re: France - One song per day.

Mistinguett - Mon Homme - 1916 Wikipédia: He engaged her first as a stage-hand, and here she began to pursue her goal to become an entertainer, experimenting with various stage-names, being successively Miss Helyett, Miss Tinguette, Mistinguette and, finally, Mistinguett. Slighty unrelated (sorry) ...
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 2:26 pm
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Thrash Hits (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 9411

Re: EOY 2014 Trash Hits (UK)

Harold wrote:Thanks for posting all these, Chilton!

Although, I believe this one is from Thrash Hits ... :mrgreen:
:whistle:
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 3:08 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Plattentests (Germany)
Replies: 0
Views: 8838

EOY 2014 Plattentests (Germany)

Albums of the Year 1. The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream 2. alt-J - This Is All Yours 3. Interpol - El Pintor 4. The Antlers - Familiars 5. FKA Twigs - LP1 6. Ja, Panik - Libertatia 7. Owen Pallett - In Conflict 8. Swans - To Be Kind 9. The Notwist - Close to the Glass 10. Wanda - Amore 11. Sohn ...
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 2:41 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Thrash Hits (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 9411

EOY 2014 Thrash Hits (UK)

Top 10 Albums of the Year 10. Black Moth - Condemned to Hope 9. Animals as Leaders - The Joy of Motion 8. YOB - Clearing the Path to Ascend 7. ††† - Crosses 6. Obliterations - Poison Everything 5. Schammasch - Contradiction 4. '68 - In Humor and Sadness 3. Joyce Manor - Never Hungover Again 2. Anat...
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 2:27 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 BBC 6 Music (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 9777

Re: EOY 2014 BBC 6 Music (UK)

I don't know if it's eligible because it's probably a single critic's list, but the BBC also published a best songs list: The 10 Best Songs of 2014 (I assume unranked) John Legend - All of Me Pharrell Williams - Happy Sam Smith - Stay with Me Mary J Blige - Therapy Against Me! - Transgender Dysphori...
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 2:23 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 BBC 6 Music (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 9777

EOY 2014 BBC 6 Music (UK)

Albums of the Year 2014 1. The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream 2. St. Vincent - St. Vincent 3. First Aid Kit - Stay Gold 4. Kate Tempest - Everybody Down 5. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 6. Caribou - Our Love 7. Royal Blood - Royal Blood 8. Jack White - Lazaretto 9. Elbow - The Take Off and Land...
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 2:16 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 The L (US)
Replies: 0
Views: 8476

EOY 2014 The L (US)

The 20 Best Albums of 2014 (20-14) , (13-8) , (7-4) , (3-1) 20. Parquet Courts - Sunbathing Animal 19. Panda Bear - Mr Noah EP 18. BRONCHO - Just Enough Hip to Be Woman 17. Container - Adhesive EP 16. Allo Darlin' - We Come from the Same Place 15. A Sunny Day in Glasgow - Sea When Absent 14. Tony M...
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 2:05 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 The Owl (US)
Replies: 0
Views: 8722

EOY 2014 The Owl (US)

The Best Albums of 2014 (in alphabetical order) Bad Suns - Language & Perspective Bear's Den - Islands Beck - Morning Phase Caribou - Our Love Chet Faker - Built on Glass FKA Twigs - LP1 Girlpool - Girlpool EP Glass Animals - Zaba How to Dress Well - What Is This Heart? Kan Wakan - Moving On Kithki...
by Chilton
Wed Jan 07, 2015 1:56 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Death & Taxes (US)
Replies: 0
Views: 8678

EOY 2014 Death & Taxes (US)

The Best Albums of 2014 (in no specific order) Kikagaku Moyo - The Forest of Lost Children St. Vincent - St. Vincent Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Piñata Andrew Jackson Jihad - Christmas Island Emily Danger - Peach Arch EP Interpol - El Pintor Donovan Blanc - Donovan Blanc The War on Drugs - Lost in the...
by Chilton
Sat Jan 03, 2015 2:03 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Ondarock (IT)
Replies: 0
Views: 8747

EOY 2014 Ondarock (IT)

2014 Album List 1. War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream 2. Lana del Rey - Ultraviolence 3. Sun Kil Moon - Benji 4. St. Vincent - St. Vincent 5. Antlers - Familiars 6. FKA Twigs - LP1 7. Todd Terje - It's Album Time 8. Ariel Pink - Pom Pom 9. Beck - Morning Phase 10. Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots 11. F...
by Chilton
Sat Jan 03, 2015 1:41 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Albums Kindamusic (NL)
Replies: 3
Views: 10732

Re: EOY 2014 Albums Kindamusic (NL)

Harold wrote:Since there are no numbers, I'm presuming this is an unranked list.
The first six albums are referred to as the "top ones", so I guess it's a ranked list?
by Chilton
Fri Dec 26, 2014 1:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Humo (BE)
Replies: 1
Views: 3927

EOY 2014 Humo (BE)

The List: (40-36) , (35-31) , (30-26) , (25-21) , (20-16) , (15-11) , (10-6) , (5-1) 40. Marissa Nadler - July 39. Neil Young - A Letter Home 38. Angus & Julia Stone - Angus & Julia Stone 37. Moonface - City Wrecker 36. Warpaint - Warpaint 35. Beck - Morning Phase 34. Eagulls - Eagulls 33. Hiele - E...
by Chilton
Tue Dec 16, 2014 1:55 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2854

Re: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013

And the final one for last year (tomorrow they publish the EOY 2014): 2013 ( link , original list ) Again the top-20 remains the same, 13 BUs have been added: eels - Wonderful, Glorious Phosphorescent - Muchacho Foxygen - We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic Moderat - II Drake - Noth...
by Chilton
Mon Dec 15, 2014 4:02 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2854

Re: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013

I gotta say, I really have no idea what they're doing, but here are the new lists anyways 2008 ( link , original list ) It used to be a top-50, now it's just a top-15 + BUs 01 (01) Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes 02 (02) MGMT - Oracular Spectacular 03 (03) Last Shadow Puppets - The Age of the Understateme...
by Chilton
Thu Dec 11, 2014 1:09 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Suggestion: Living Blues
Replies: 3
Views: 3860

Re: Suggestion: Living Blues

Could someone transcribe these lists? Three months later it's probably no longer needed, but what the heck, I had a bit of time today ;) , so here it goes: Thirty of the Very Best Blues Albums of the 1970s (unranked, in alphabetical order) Luther Allison - Luther's Blues Bobby Bland - Dreamer Lonni...
by Chilton
Wed Dec 10, 2014 6:37 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: KindaMuzik (BE/NL) - EOY Albums 2003-2012
Replies: 0
Views: 1423

KindaMuzik (BE/NL) - EOY Albums 2003-2012

KindaMuzik 's 2013 list has already been included. Here are the ones for previous years: 2003 ( link ) 1. Belle and Sebastian - Dear Catastrophe Waitress 2. The Mars Volta - De-loused in the Comatorium 3. Jane's Addiction - Strays 4. Colder - Again 5. Bonnie Prince Billy - Master and Everyone 6. Bo...
by Chilton
Wed Dec 10, 2014 4:05 pm
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 De Standaard (BE)
Replies: 0
Views: 2327

EOY 2014 De Standaard (BE)

Belgian quality newspaper De Standaard has released a Deezer playlist with the best 40 singles of the year, probably the first EOY list that they've ever made. They don't mention ranking, so I assume it's unranked. Eligibility criteria: Alexa ranking (less than 1,000,000): 6828 Sites linking in (mor...
by Chilton
Wed Dec 10, 2014 3:32 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2854

Re: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013

I just read "1993-2013" and thought "yes another list that goes back in time"! But instead we got this mess... Which of course is not your fault, Chilton. ;) Anyone who has a guess to what might cause these discrepancies? Which numbers are the "correct" ones? Could there be two different versions f...
by Chilton
Thu Dec 04, 2014 1:24 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2854

Re: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013

2001 ( link ) 01 (01) Nick Cave - No More Shall We Part 02 (02) Strokes - Is This It 03 (03) White Stripes - White Blood Cells 04 (05) Mercury Rev - All Is Dream 05 (06) eels - Souljacker 06 (04) Sparklehorse - It's a Wonderful Life 07 (07) Divine Comedy - Regeneration 08 (07) Low - Things We Lost ...
by Chilton
Wed Dec 03, 2014 2:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2854

Humo (BE) - EOY Albums 1993-2013

Humo Magazine has delved up some old EOY lists from their archives and (surprisingly) they're slightly different than the ones that have been implemented on AcclaimedMusic (who took the lists from this website ). So, I'll just put the new lists in this thread, the album's old position is mentioned b...
by Chilton
Thu Sep 04, 2014 9:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 5
Replies: 35
Views: 10687

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 5

4. Lana Del Rey - Video Games 6. The Beatles - I Saw Her Standing There 14. Band of Horses - The Funeral 15. At the Drive-In - One Armed Scissors 9. Arcade Fire - Reflektor 11. Kings of Leon - Sex on Fire 12. Annie - Heartbeat 16. Toots and the Maytals - 54-46 (Was My Number) 2. Elbow - One Day Like...
by Chilton
Thu Sep 04, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Group Stage: Week 4
Replies: 23
Views: 8856

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Group Stage: Week 4

BONO Group:
2. Fred Wesley and the JB's - Doin' It to Death
4. Game Theory - Mammoth Gardens
6. Modest Mouse - Baby Blue Sedan
7. Sia - Buttons

PRESLEY Group:
1. The Triffids - Red Pony
3. Edu Lobo - Kyrie
5. American Football - Never Meant
8. Wilhelmina Wiggins Fernandez - La Wally Aria
by Chilton
Sun Aug 31, 2014 6:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Group Stage: Week 3
Replies: 24
Views: 7881

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Group Stage: Week 3

MADONNA GROUP
2. Tantra - Hills of Katmandu
3. Temper Trap - Fader
5. Mayer Hawthorne - A Long Time
6. Eddie Kendricks - Eddie's Love

THOM YORKE GROUP
1. The National - Exile (Vilify)
4. Walk the Moon-Anna Sun
7. New Radicals-Mother We Just Can't Get Enough
8. Neil Young - Transformer Man
by Chilton
Mon Aug 11, 2014 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Group Stage: Week 1
Replies: 42
Views: 14258

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Group Stage: Week 1

PAUL MCCARTNEY GROUP 4. Passion Pit - Carried Away 5. Games - Strawberry Skies 7. Rivers Cuomo - Longtime Sunshine 8. White Denim - Some Wild Going Outward JIMI HENDRIX GROUP 1. Erik Satie - Gymnopédie 1 2. Henri Salvador - Dans mon île 3. Roy Harper - I Hate the White Man 6. Nino Rota - O Venezia, ...
by Chilton
Tue Aug 05, 2014 9:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 49
Views: 17516

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1

1. Jay-Z and Kanye West - Niggas in Paris (2011) 2. Metronomy - The Look (2011) 3. The Shins - New Slang (2001) 4. ABBA - The Winner Takes It All (1980) 1. Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence (1990) 2. Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me Maybe (2011) 3. Roxy Music - More Than This (1982) 4. DJ Shadow - Midnigh...
by Chilton
Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 40444

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

whuntva wrote:Sorry guys. I had something to do and I forgot to call it. Can anyone else propose a compromise?
No problem. Maybe for Unacclaimed 3.0? :mrgreen:
by Chilton
Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 40444

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

Well, for my second nomination I'm going with Monty Python - Always Look on the Bright Side of Life, really weird that this is not on AM.

Edit: I'm too late I guess. Ah well, maybe next time :music-listening:
by Chilton
Wed Jul 30, 2014 1:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the July 2014 update
Replies: 84
Views: 25987

Re: Errors in the July 2014 update

Chilton wrote:* The Dutch band Nits has two pages, one as "Nits" and one as "Nits, The".
Same thing with "D.O.C." and "D.O.C., The": same artist. I believe the latter one is more correct.
by Chilton
Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New Unacclaimed?
Replies: 19
Views: 6475

Re: New Unacclaimed?

I would go with III or IV as well
by Chilton
Mon Jul 28, 2014 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 127015

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

The artist ranking is simply a summary of the positions of the artists' most acclaimed albums and songs. Other aspects (e.g. live performances) are not counted for, so this artist ranking should not be taken too seriously. If you think albums are more important than songs, or vice versa, you can us...
by Chilton
Sun Jul 27, 2014 11:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the July 2014 update
Replies: 84
Views: 25987

Re: Errors in the July 2014 update

Some minor mistakes: * Dick Annegarn is listed as Belgian, but he is in fact Dutch. * The Dutch band Nits has two pages, one as "Nits" and one as "Nits, The". I believe they started out as "The Nits" but dropped the The somewhere in the 80s. But it's the same band 8-) A big thank you, Henrik! Rock O...
by Chilton
Tue Jul 22, 2014 6:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 5 (Final 4)
Replies: 31
Views: 8296

Re: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 5 (Final 4)

1. Bob Dylan (Minnesota)
4. Prince (Minnesota)

2. Bruce Springsteen (New Jersey)
6. The Velvet Underground (New York)

Is an International Artist Tournament soon to follow? :whistle:
by Chilton
Sat Jul 19, 2014 2:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 3, Day 1
Replies: 32
Views: 7718

Re: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 3, Day 1

1. Bob Dylan (Minnesota)
16. James Brown (Georgia)

8. R.E.M. (Georgia)
24. Johnny Cash (Tennessee)

4. Prince (Minnesota)
13. Talking Heads (New York)

5. Jimi Hendrix (Washington)
12. Miles Davis (Illinois)
by Chilton
Thu Jul 17, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 2, Day 4
Replies: 27
Views: 7846

Re: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 2, Day 4

3. Elvis Presley (Mississippi)
30. Al Green (Arkansas)

14. Aretha Franklin (Michigan)
19. Michael Jackson (Indiana)

11. Nirvana (Washington)
22. Pixies (Massachusetts)

6. The Velvet Underground (New York)
27. Beck (California)
by Chilton
Sun Jun 01, 2014 11:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Studio Brussels top 500 Albums of All Time (Belgium)
Replies: 4
Views: 3227

Re: Studio Brussels top 500 Albums of All Time (Belgium)

Rob wrote:It's a listeners list according to the site.
Yes, I can confirm this. Listeners were asked to submit their top-5 albums.
by Chilton
Sat May 17, 2014 12:34 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 10 greatest Belgian electronic music albums of all time
Replies: 3
Views: 2448

Re: 10 greatest Belgian electronic music albums of all time

Great to see the old Placebo getting some recognition!