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by acroamor
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: An Album a Month
Replies: 23
Views: 4701

Re: An Album a Month

Jan 2015: Sleater-Kinney - No Cities to Love Feb 2015: Susanne Sundfor - Ten Love Songs Mar 2015: Lady Lamb - After Apr 2015: Alabama Shakes - Sound and Color May 2015: Jamie XX - In Colour Jun 2015: Kacey Musgraves - Pageant Material Jul 2015: Titus Andronicus - The Most Lamentable Tragedy Aug 2015...
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: An Album a Month
Replies: 23
Views: 4701

Re: An Album a Month

Jan 2014: Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra - Fuck Off Get Free We Pour Light on Everything Feb 2014: Angel Olsen - Burn Your Fire for No Witness Mar 2014: The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream Apr 2014: Todd Terje - It's Album Time May 2014: Sharon Van Etten - Are We There Jun 2014: First Aid ...
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 7
Views: 1997

Re: EOY 2019 - NBHAP (Germany)

76. Lana Del Rey - 'The Greatest' 75. The Cinematic Orchestra - 'A Caged Bird/Imitations of Life' 74. Sky Ferreira - 'Downhill Lullaby' 73. Bleached - 'Shitty Ballet' 72. Beirut - 'When I Die' 71. Shura - 'religion (u can lay your hands on me)' 70. Better Oblivion Community Center - 'Dylan Thomas' ...
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - NBHAP (Germany)
Replies: 7
Views: 1997

Re: EOY 2019 - NBHAP (Germany)

50. Black Belt Eagle Scout – ‘At The Party’ 49. Suzan Köcher’s Suprafon – ‘Peaky Blinders’ 48. Róka – ‘Overgrown’ 47. Kate Tempest – ‘Firesmoke’ 46. Aldous Harding – ‘The Barrel’ 45. Metronomy – ‘Salted Caramel Ice Cream’ 44. Foxygen – ‘Livin’ A Lie’ 43. Electric Youth – ‘ARAWA’ 42. Bombay Bicycle C...
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: RollingStone (US) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 18
Views: 4507

Re: RollingStone (US) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s

5 David Bowie, ‘Blackstar’
4 Taylor Swift, ‘Red’

ok zoomer
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Complex Music (US)
Replies: 0
Views: 1621

EOY 2019 - Complex Music (US)

50. Kanye West, ‘Jesus Is King’ 49. Doja Cat, ‘Hot Pink’ 48. Maxo Kream, ‘Brandon Banks’ 47. Anderson .Paak, ‘Ventura’ 46. Post Malone, ‘Hollywood's Bleeding’ 45. Tinashe, ‘Songs For You’ 44. Rapsody, ‘Eve’ 43. Summer Walker, ‘Over It’ 42. GoldLink, ‘Diaspora’ 41. YNW Melly, ‘We All Shine’ 40. YBN C...
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: RollingStone (US) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 18
Views: 4507

Re: RollingStone (US) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s

Pretty much what we all expected, although I'd have imagined Kacey Musgraves above Pistol Annies. Glad to see Waxahatchee, Sturgill Simpson, and Jason Isbell appear so high. Also, it's going to be remarkable to see how high Red will place when the next update occurs. I'm guessing the record will go ...
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Paste (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 2215

Re: EOY 2019 - Paste (US)

My favorite of any of these lists so far.
by acroamor
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?
Replies: 30
Views: 10128

Re: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?

I love Mask Off. My least favorite of the EOD top 100 would be Work and We Found Love. I also live in Atlanta, so mumble rap/trap is for me here like chanson or reggaeton would be in other parts of the world.
by acroamor
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 9756

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019

Since Faye Webster's Atlanta Millionaire's Club seems to be doing quite well in EOY already, I'll cast my nomination instead for William Tyler Goes West
by acroamor
Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: An Album a Month
Replies: 23
Views: 4701

Re: An Album a Month

Jan 2013: Foxygen - We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic Feb 2013: Lady Lamb - Ripely Pine Mar 2013: Kacey Musgraves - Same Trailer Different Park Apr 2013: Phoenix - Bankrupt! May 2013: Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City Jun 2013: Boards of Canada - Tomorrow's Harvest J...
by acroamor
Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: The Key (US) - The 25 Best Albums of the Decade
Replies: 6
Views: 2451

Re: The Key (US) - The 25 Best Albums of the Decade

Would love to include any list with Stranger on the Alps on it!
by acroamor
Mon Dec 02, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Consequence of Sound (US)
Replies: 13
Views: 3540

Re: EOY 2019 - Consequence of Sound (US)

50. Bruce Springsteen – Western Stars 49. Black Belt Eagle Scout – At the Party with My Brown Friend 48. Hatchie – Keepsake 47. Catfish and the Bottlemen – The Balance 46. (Sandy) Alex G – House of Sugar 45. Clairo – Immunity 44. Lady Lamb – Even in the Tremor 43. The Regrettes – How Do You Love? 42...
by acroamor
Mon Dec 02, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: An Album a Month
Replies: 23
Views: 4701

Re: An Album a Month

Jan 2012: Waxahatchee - American Weekend Feb 2012: Sharon Van Etten - Tramp Mar 2012: Julia Holter - Ekstasis Apr 2012: Alabama Shakes - Boys and Girls May 2012: Japandroids - Celebration Rock Jun 2012: Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel... Jul 2012: Frank Ocean - Channel Orange Aug 2012: Dan Deacon - Am...
by acroamor
Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: An Album a Month
Replies: 23
Views: 4701

Re: An Album a Month

Jan 2011: Destroyer - Kaputt Feb 2011: Julianna Barwick - The Magic Place Mar 2011: Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring for My Halo Apr 2011: tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l May 2011: Tyler, the Creator - Goblin Jun 2011: The Caretaker - An empty bliss beyond this world July 2011: Wugazi - 13 Chambers Aug 2011: Jay-Z...
by acroamor
Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Next decade poll
Replies: 37
Views: 10733

Re: Next decade poll

If we're talking the longer form ideas, I'd like to see 1970s next and then do 2010s the year after, or at least do 1960s after and then do 2010s after that.
by acroamor
Sun Dec 01, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 3
Replies: 27
Views: 6692

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 3

Sharon Van Etten - Every Time the Sun Comes Up

Preoccupations - Continental Shelf

blur - Ong Ong

Destroyer - Times Square

Beach House - Space Song

Grimes - California

Parquet Courts - Human Performance

Michael Kiwanuka - Cold Little Heart
by acroamor
Fri Nov 29, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: An Album a Month
Replies: 23
Views: 4701

An Album a Month

A fun idea I thought of earlier today would be to list a top album for each individual month of the 2010s. 10 years, 12 months each, for a total of 120 albums. I'll be going by the best release date I can find for any release, will probably exclude any compilations in this reckoning. Anyone else fee...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Hipersonica (Spain) - Los 101 mejores discos internacionales de la década de los 2010s
Replies: 4
Views: 2695

Re: Hipersonica (Spain) - Los 101 mejores discos internacionales de la década de los 2010s

Question: The listing for #21 says "Todos los de Oh Sees y King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard." Does this mean that the entry is intended to cover the entire 2010s discographies of both bands? That would be 13 releases for the Oh Sees and 15 for King Gizzard. Sorry, but if this is indeed the case I...
by acroamor
Mon Nov 25, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Muzikalia (Spain) - Mejores discos internacionales de la década 2010-2019
Replies: 5
Views: 3524

Re: Muzikalia (Spain) - Mejores discos internacionales de la década 2010-2019

Based on a rough translation, it looks as though they've got these 17 as their international list and this list of 18: ( https://muzikalia.com/mejores-discos-nacionales-de-la-decada-2010-2019/ ) as their national list. When combined, that makes a top 35 of the decade. Still feels small, but if they ...
by acroamor
Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 68
Views: 29194

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I like this update. It seems as though a bunch of songs that hadn't been yet mentioned or only been mentioned in passing are flying into focus, like "Laura" or "Full of Fire" or "The Suburbs"/"Reflektor" or most notably, "Blackstar". Other new additions feel (at least to me right now) like they're t...
by acroamor
Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unconscious biases
Replies: 2
Views: 3196

Re: Unconscious biases

For some reason I never listened to The National even though I'm also viva la baritone. My main bias is a marked preference for female singing over male singing. Thankfully, their newest album featured enough guest female vocalists that it converted me over, and have since been going back through th...
by acroamor
Sun Nov 24, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 26
Views: 8770

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 2

Death Grips - Hacker

Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You

My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow

David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)

Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow

Daft Punk ft. Julian Casablancas - Instant Crush

Nils Frahm - Says

Angel Olsen - White Fire
by acroamor
Thu Nov 21, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 236305

Re: Albums of 2019

So do we have a plan as to how we'll be doing EOY and EOD? I presume that EOY will occur before EOD, sometime in January. Has anyone already volunteered? I've got a new job that gives me quite a bit of time to do things like this, so I'd be able to handle either albums or songs for EOY if no one els...
by acroamor
Thu Nov 21, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: LES INROCKUPTIBLES (France) - Années 2010's Le Bilan
Replies: 7
Views: 4268

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

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.
by acroamor
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: LES INROCKUPTIBLES (France) - Années 2010's Le Bilan
Replies: 7
Views: 4268

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

It looks like this is unranked and if I'm not mistaken, it follows a pattern of ten sets of one song each from 2010-2019. LCD Soundsystem - Drunk Girls Blood Orange - Sutphin Boulevard Frank Ocean - Thinkin Bout You Daft Punk ft. Julian Casablancas - Instant Crush FKA Twigs - Two Weeks Tame Impala -...
by acroamor
Wed Nov 20, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: A.V. Club (US) - The 50 best albums of the 2010s
Replies: 7
Views: 3687

Re: A.V. Club (US) - The 50 best albums of the 2010s

Tramp and The Monitor and Titanic Rising :music-listening:
by acroamor
Wed Nov 20, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Grammy Award Nominations
Replies: 6
Views: 3011

Re: EOY 2019 - Grammy Award Nominations

Rounding out the main four award categories:

BEST NEW ARTIST

BLACK PUMAS
BILLIE EILISH
LIL NAS X
LIZZO
MAGGIE ROGERS
ROSALÍA
TANK AND THE BANGAS
YOLA
by acroamor
Wed Nov 20, 2019 5:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 115935

Re: Songs of 2019

Off the top of my head here is an unranked list. Most of these are from my top albums. - Post Malone - Take What You Want (feat. Ozzy Osbourne & Travis Scott) - Post Malone - Goodbyes (feat. Young Thug) - Post Malone - Hollywood's Bleeding - Post Malone - A Thousand Bad Times - Post Malone - Myself...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.38
Replies: 14
Views: 5861

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.38

JohnnyBGoode wrote:
Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:07 pm
Soccer Mommy - yellow is the color of her eyes
Seconded.
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Billboard (US) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 8
Views: 3311

Re: Billboard (US) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s

Red came out right before the poptimism movement took off. I personally like many of the tracks from it ("All Too Well", "Sad Beautiful Tragic") but don't know if it's consistent on the whole. I'd be happier if the love people showing to the album as a whole was instead given to specifically "All To...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - The Finals!
Replies: 50
Views: 13761

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - The Finals!

Just checked the end-of-decade albums spreadsheet and shocked to find that not a single critic has listed Bury Me at Makeout Creek.
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 115935

Re: Songs of 2019

Probably the closest I'll get to my final list until 2020. The new Soccer Mommy track that dropped today, "yellow is the color of her eyes", has already blown me away on first listen and might ascend even higher by year's end. 1. Sharon Van Etten - Seventeen 2. FIDLAR ft. K. Flay - Called You Twice ...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Billboard (US) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 8
Views: 3311

Re: Billboard (US) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s

100. Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper, A Star Is Born Soundtrack (2018) 99. Lady Antebellum, Need You Now (2010) 98. Japandroids, Celebration Rock (2012) 97. Porter Robinson, Worlds (2014) 96. Ed Sheeran, x (2014) 95. Chris Stapleton, Traveller (2015) 94. Nipsey Hussle, Victory Lap (2018) 93. P!nk, The Tr...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 3
Views: 2605

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

Why has every music critic decided in the past three months that they're obligated to include reggaeton albums as if they'd actually been listening to them this decade?
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?
Replies: 30
Views: 10128

What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?

Now that we’re all slowly preparing for our inevitable end of decade poll and lists, I thought it would be interesting to ask: what are going to be the unique elements of your own lists? Or at least the statistically significant traits about them? For myself, I would imagine I’m one of the few if an...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 31270

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Either 70s or 2010s would be wonderful for me. I’m not sure if I feel the need to rediscover the 2010s considering that I’ve already been doing that for two months prepping for EOD.
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 236305

Re: Albums of 2019

(Re-) listened to all the top 500 albums I liked the sound of from the forum's last all-time list now, so focusing on albums from this year and the 2010s as a whole til the end of the year! As good a chance as any to rank every 2019 album I've listened to: 1. Better Oblivion Community Center - Bett...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:08 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 6
Views: 3058

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

Astonishingly stupid list. Terrible picks, including several complete non-entities. However, the overt wrongheadedness of this list seems to indicate that it's a single critic's work and therefore (blissfully) ineligible. I will say though, I've known about "Drunk on a Plane" for a while and that so...
by acroamor
Mon Nov 18, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 31270

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Out of curiosity, which decade will be polled next year?
by acroamor
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: The 50 best albums of the decade | The Independent (UK)
Replies: 7
Views: 3395

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

One of the few lists so far to have roughly proportional representation of the year 2019
by acroamor
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Indie Rocks (Mexico) - TOP 100: Los mejores discos de la decada
Replies: 2
Views: 2172

Re: Indie Rocks (Mexico) - TOP 100: Los mejores discos de la decada

Seeing Lux Prima at number three is so oddly satisfying somehow.
by acroamor
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 29
Views: 9924

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 1

Tame Impala - Solitude is Bliss

Flying Lotus - Do the Astral Plane

LCD Soundsystem - Home

The Vaccines - Post-Breakup Sex

TV on the Radio - Will Do

Laura Marling - Sophia

The Roots - Make My

The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling
by acroamor
Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: BMAA2019 - Early reveal thread
Replies: 11
Views: 3924

Re: BMAA2019 - Early reveal thread

Probably gonna nominate either William Tyler Goes West or Faye Webster's Atlanta Millionaires Club
by acroamor
Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: BMAA2019 - Early reveal thread
Replies: 11
Views: 3924

Re: BMAA2019 - Early reveal thread

I believe it’s outside of the top 50 on McCh
by acroamor
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 236305

Re: Albums of 2019

Discovered a niche RateYourMusic/BandCamp release last night that might interest some. The album is called Dorkcore 101 by Kevin and the Bikes.' https://kevinandthebikes.bandcamp.com/album/dorkcore-101 The album is a four-hour concept album dedicated to the character of Kevin from the children's sho...
by acroamor
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 68
Views: 29194

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Henrik wrote:
Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:42 pm
acroamor wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:50 pm
Imagine Round and Round will fall, as will Work and Bipp
1 right, 2 wrongs...
Glad it was the one I felt most strongly. Too bad it couldn't be...
by acroamor
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: POLL: Greatest Punk Bands of All Time
Replies: 34
Views: 10105

Re: POLL: Greatest Punk Bands of All Time

I literally just got into Titus Andronicus for the first time in the past few weeks and now I'm seeing them live tomorrow night!
by acroamor
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Consequence of Sound (US) : Top 100 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 8
Views: 3202

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

25 Best Rock Songs of the Decade: 25. Alabama Shakes – “Don’t Wanna Fight” (2015) 24. Tom Waits – “Hell Broke Luce” (2011) 23. Spoon – “Inside Out” (2014) 22. Foo Fighters – “Rope” (2011) 21. The National – “Terrible Love” (2010) 20. The War on Drugs – “Red Eyes” (2014) 19. Japandroids – “The House ...