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by acroamor
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Song Poll Deep Cuts
Replies: 11
Views: 1064

Re: AM Song Poll Deep Cuts

Not really consistent with how deep these cuts were but: 2. Sharon Van Etten - “Tarifa” 13. Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley - “Pure Imagination” 15. Mitski - “Last Words of a Shooting Star” 20. Sharon Van Etten - “One Day” 22. Angel Olsen - “If It’s Alive, It Will” 25. Glenn Miller - “Moonlight S...
by acroamor
Sat Jul 21, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 512
Views: 60853

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

If you need a way to kill time before the rollout begins, I'd suggest checking out the individual lists. There's a lot to discover in them... believe me, there is a lot . At some point I plan on doing this. Or better yet it would be really extra nice to turn all our lists into Spotify or ITunes pla...
by acroamor
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.25
Replies: 10
Views: 917

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.25

Waxahatchee - Chapel of Pines
by acroamor
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 64
Views: 17612

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

Caroline Rose - Jeannie Becomes a Mom Soccer Mommy - Cool Shame - One Rizla Willie Nelson - She Made My Day Ashley Monroe - Hard On a Heart The Orielles - Sunflower Seeds Eels - The Deconstruction Vundabar - Diver Jack White - Over and Over and Over Snail Mail - Pristine Sleep - Giza Butler Judas P...
by acroamor
Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals
Replies: 23
Views: 2100

Re: Quarter-finals

I haven't been playing in this game but I just gotta say "Daredevil" has quite possibly my favorite bridge in any song.
by acroamor
Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Erotic genre of music, music for making love
Replies: 29
Views: 2561

Re: Erotic genre of music, music for making love

I've edited my posts to include positions on the AM list, if that helps! I'm not quite sure I understand your post - do you want a list in descending order of the AM top 10,000 including only sexual/sexy songs? If so, that would have to be a collaborative effort as I don't know many of the songs in...
by acroamor
Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 1890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

1. Lady Lamb – After My own nomination, as stated before. Yes, there are three tracks here that are just kind of there: Sunday Shoes, Milk Dude and Ten, but that doesn’t make it a good example of an uneven album, because 1. I love everything else too much – really every other song is a favourite; a...
by acroamor
Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 225
Views: 56388

Re: Albums of 2018

I really like Kamasi Washington’s new album, but also I cannot think of a mood where I would want to listen to it for two and a half hours. I feel the same way, also with Kamasi's last full-length, The Epic. That's why last year's Harmony of Difference EP was such a nice listen. Also there's someth...
by acroamor
Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Erotic genre of music, music for making love
Replies: 29
Views: 2561

Re: Erotic genre of music, music for making love

Co-sign to the Portishead comment - "Glory Box" in particular. In personal experience, all of My Woman by Angel Olsen has worked well. And of course, I'd be remiss to not link this absolute classic piece on Frank Ocean's Channel Orange. Definitely NSFW in terms of verbiage, but hysterical....
by acroamor
Wed Jul 04, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16
Replies: 25
Views: 1890

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.16

I haven’t been voting in this game this time around but I just want to chime in to say a big thank you to whoever nominated After. One of my favorite albums of the past few years.
by acroamor
Fri Jun 29, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far
Replies: 14
Views: 2689

Re: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Songs of the Century So Far

The most boring list of this period that I can imagine.
by acroamor
Fri Jun 29, 2018 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 512
Views: 60853

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
acroamor wrote:63. “I Shall Be Released”

Er, looks like you forgot a little something here. Though, based on your list from 2015, I assume it's The Band's version?


Yikes! You are correct, I’ll edit the post. Thank you!
by acroamor
Fri Jun 29, 2018 1:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 512
Views: 60853

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

So excited I managed to get a list ready for this, and my longest list (of any sort) to boot. I'd never used something like it before, but that github link really helped, even though it did leave some songs in positions I don't think they'd have reached otherwise. Fun bugs in the machine, I suppose,...
by acroamor
Tue Jun 26, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.22
Replies: 14
Views: 1491

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.22

"Nobody" - Mitski
by acroamor
Fri Jun 01, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Ye
Replies: 24
Views: 4681

Kanye West - Ye

On my first listen right now. Seems like he still hasn’t shaken his Yeezus/TLOP habit of mixing great lines with horrible ones. Production solid.
by acroamor
Thu May 31, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (09) May 31
Replies: 5
Views: 3757

Re: MCCh 2018 (09) May 31

52 - Camp Cope: How To Socialise & Make Friends - 74,3 (77,0 / 13)
53 - Soccer Mommy: Clean - 74,3 (75,6 / 17)
54 - Caroline Rose: Loner - 74,2 (78,9 / 7)

funny seeing three of my favorite albums of the year all next to each other
by acroamor
Wed May 30, 2018 6:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 225
Views: 56388

Re: Albums of 2018

1. Dream Wife - Dream Wife 2. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour 3. U.S. Girls - In a Poem Unlimited 4. Lucy Dacus - Historian 5. Caroline Rose - LONER 6. Camp Cope - How to Socialize and Make Friends 7. The Caretaker - Everywhere at the end of time - stage four 8. Courtney Barnett - Tell Me How You Real...
by acroamor
Mon May 28, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs/tracks of 2018
Replies: 64
Views: 17612

Re: Songs/tracks of 2018

1. “Jeannie Becomes a Mom” - Caroline Rose 2. “Temporary Bliss State” - The Caretaker 3. “Rainbow” - Kacey Musgraves 4. “Love Without Reason” - Dream Wife 5. “The Opener” - Camp Cope 6. “Night Shift” - Lucy Dacus 7. “Scorpio Rising” - Soccer Mommy 8. “Hopefulessness” - Courtney Barnett 9. “Stir Fry”...
by acroamor
Fri May 25, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10
Replies: 25
Views: 3207

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.10

Julia Holter - Ekstasis vs. Babatunde Olatunji - Drums of Passion for the tiebreaker
by acroamor
Mon May 21, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.18
Replies: 16
Views: 1848

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.18

Caroline Rose - Jeannie Becomes a Mom
by acroamor
Sat May 19, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artists That Will Gain Acclaim Over Time
Replies: 27
Views: 4249

Re: Artists That Will Gain Acclaim Over Time

Death Grips will be acknowledged as revolutionary, as will Grimes.
by acroamor
Thu May 17, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 512
Views: 60853

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

I will be submitting a list, probably not a top 1000 but definitely more than my top 100 I submitted three years ago. Amazing lists everyone, such an impressive diversity of opinions and backgrounds. It's always fascinating to see specifically what people have as their number ones. I don't know if a...
by acroamor
Thu May 17, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: what genre is this
Replies: 2
Views: 885

Re: what genre is this

Yung-Lean-core
by acroamor
Thu May 03, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15
Replies: 11
Views: 1442

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15

Brad wrote:if you need another:
Grouper - The Birthday Song


Seconded.
by acroamor
Tue May 01, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 225
Views: 56388

Re: Albums of 2018

1. Dream Wife - Dream Wife 2. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour 3. U.S. Girls - In a Poem Unlimited 4. Lucy Dacus - Historian 5. The Caretaker - Everywhere at the end of time - stage four 6. First Aid Kit - Ruins 7. Kali Uchis - Isolation 8. Migos - Culture II 9. tUnE-yArDs - I can feel you creep into m...
by acroamor
Thu Apr 19, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics
Replies: 11
Views: 1539

Re: Noel Gallagher quote on lyrics

Huge lyrics fan here so I couldn't disagree more. It's not universal, but they deeply inform my understanding and personal relationship with a song. Even if it's not necessarily tied in to the concrete meaning of the words, the prosody and rhythm of the lyrics can make or break a song. And while in ...
by acroamor
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music
Replies: 167
Views: 16994

Re: AMF's Top 250 Women in Music

Yeah I gotta say, when I first heard about this poll, I predicted the top 3 would be Joni Kate and Bjork. Happy to get it right! Even if I think Joni should be number one. Thank you BleuPanda for an incredible rollout
by acroamor
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham
Replies: 6
Views: 1124

Re: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham

Fleetwood Mac are amazing musicians but are also the pettiest band in the world. This type of drama has typified them from the start.
by acroamor
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Weekly Chart - The Classics Edition - Nominations wanted !
Replies: 31
Views: 2818

Re: The Weekly Chart - The Classics Edition

I like this idea quite a bit

My nomination is "Blue Motel Room" by Joni Mitchell
by acroamor
Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 225
Views: 56388

Re: Albums of 2018

I was gonna make a new thread, but that felt a little too self-promotion-y. As some of y'all may know, I'm a film director and I recently finished my first feature film, entitled Progidy . In addition, I served as the composer for it, as well as the soundtrack coordinator. Today, I released the soun...
by acroamor
Fri Feb 02, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women
Replies: 126
Views: 12574

Re: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women

Seeing Burn Your Fire for No Witness, The Trinity Session, WHOKILL (!), The Greatest, and Extraordinary Machine so low made me deeply regret not turning in a ballot.
by acroamor
Thu Feb 01, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.04
Replies: 15
Views: 1298

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.04

"So Humble the Afternoon" - Julia Holter
by acroamor
Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread
Replies: 86
Views: 9925

Re: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread

Didn't get a chance to revise my list for this, so here's my most recent copy: 1. MASSEDUCTION - St. Vincent 2. Soft Sounds from Another Planet - Japanese Breakfast 3. DAMN. - Kendrick Lamar 4. Capacity - Big Thief 5. Turn Out the Lights - Julien Baker 6. American Dream - LCD Soundsystem 7. Music fo...
by acroamor
Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Voting
Replies: 18
Views: 1542

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Voting

I'm gonna follow spiritualized's lead. 1. Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds From Another Planet (acroamor) My nomination, so I suppose I'm biased but one of the best albums I've heard recently. From the shoegaze haze of "Diving Woman" through the one-two emotional gutpunch of "Till Dea...
by acroamor
Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"
Replies: 13
Views: 1306

Re: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"

Wow, it looks like a bunch of people in this thread aren't making money moves.
by acroamor
Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations
Replies: 27
Views: 2662

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2017 - Nominations

Julie Byrne - Not Even Happiness

Didn't realize this was eligible, but definitely:

Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds from Another Planet
by acroamor
Wed Dec 20, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"
Replies: 13
Views: 1306

Re: My true, honest feelings on why I enjoy "Bodak Yellow" and "XO Tour Llif3"

Nobody should have to justify liking either of these songs. They're great. Simple as that.
by acroamor
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When did rock die?
Replies: 34
Views: 3686

Re: When did rock die?

Henry wrote:Perhaps we should put together a poll about songs that discuss the death of rock and roll :-)


Ooh, I'll start:

by acroamor
Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your 2017 Wrapped
Replies: 22
Views: 2161

Re: Your 2017 Wrapped

Oooh man I want to play. I don't use Spotify though, so here's the playcounts from my old laptop's iTunes, which are basically a 2016-2017 wrapped as of early November. https://scontent.fatl1-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/23172889_10213016254693937_4964131646947329717_n.jpg?oh=33ac5fcaee4ec73b5eef4a82131...
by acroamor
Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 60th Grammy Nominations
Replies: 5
Views: 769

60th Grammy Nominations

The Recording Academy just released the Grammy Nominations for this next year, and they're... surprisingly decent? For an organization known for getting it wrong more than getting it right, I don't mind this year's batch of nominees. The top four categories are: Record of the year "Redbone"...
by acroamor
Mon Nov 27, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 5843

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Neil Young - Cowgirl in the Sand

Wham! - Careless Whisper

They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse in Your Soul

The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin' in the Sand)

Tenor Saw - Ring the Alarm

HAIM - The Wire

Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
by acroamor
Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 15582

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Up Where We Belong - Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes (3660)
by acroamor
Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 15582

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Cake - I Will Survive (8924)
by acroamor
Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 14821

Re: It has happened! Really!!

My ten album streak is: 636 Basement Jaxx Remedy 637 Can Ege Bamyasi 638 The National Alligator 639 Of Montreal Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer? 640 Al Green Let's Stay Together 641 Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... 642 The Slits Cut 643 Motörhead Ace of Spades 644 The Cure Seventeen Seconds 6...
by acroamor
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 15582

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Justice - Waters of Nazareth (5048)
by acroamor
Wed Nov 15, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 15582

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Tortoise - Djed (4389)
by acroamor
Tue Nov 14, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 15582

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

The Velvet Underground - Stephanie Says (7598)
by acroamor
Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40
Replies: 15
Views: 1668

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.40

“Look at Your Hands” - Tune Yards
by acroamor
Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)
Replies: 76
Views: 8913

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)

I’m going to assume that Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Karen O would be considered as one artist? As well as Micachu and the Shapes / Mica Levi? I’m curious how we would count songs like, say, “Scale it Back” by DJ Shadow ft. Little Dragon, which features a female singer on a male-produced instrumental. And ove...
by acroamor
Sat Oct 21, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 52748

Re: Albums of 2017

Finally took the time to make a list: 1. DAMN. - Kendrick Lamar 2. MASSEDUCTION - St. Vincent 3. Soft Sounds from Another Planet - Japanese Breakfast 4. Semper Femina - Laura Marling 5. American Dream - LCD Soundsystem 6. Music for People in Trouble - Susanne Sundfor 7. Capacity - Big Thief 8. Cultu...

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