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by Sketch
Tue Jun 10, 2014 10:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 18 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 7763

Re: AMF Chart Week 18 2014

But I don't really need more than 5 votes. If I have more than 5 songs I want to vote for, I will give priority to the newest songs, as the older have already gotten my votes, maybe even several times. However, if I really like a song I will always vote for it and hope it gets to the Hall of Fame. ...
by Sketch
Mon Jun 09, 2014 11:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 18 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 7763

Re: AMF Chart Week 18 2014

I'll nomainte First Aid Kit - My Silver Lining
by Sketch
Tue Jun 03, 2014 3:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 17 2014
Replies: 31
Views: 13786

Re: AMF Chart Week 17 2014

:greetings-waveyellow:

For this week, I will nominate Bob Mould - "Hey Mr. Grey"
by Sketch
Thu May 29, 2014 10:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic thread
Replies: 144
Views: 52949

Re: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic th

Greetings, all. My name is Colin. I'm 38 for another week. I'm a Saudi-born, Ohio-raised, London-residing U.S. citizen. My wife, Sarah, and I (and her two older kids) got married last July. My newborn son, Ozzy, was born a little over a month ago. I earn money as a support tech for a business softwa...
by Sketch
Thu May 29, 2014 10:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 16 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 7529

Re: AMF Chart Week 16 2014

acroamor wrote:I'd like to nominate "Zigzagging Toward The Light" by Conor Oberst.
Seconded.
by Sketch
Tue May 27, 2014 1:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 16 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 7529

Re: AMF Chart Week 16 2014

Even stronger than last week IMHO. :D

Nominating: Owen Pallett - The Riverbed
by Sketch
Tue May 20, 2014 12:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 15 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 13098

Re: AMF Chart Week 15 2014

First-time AMF Chart Voter. I whittled it down to 6 and had a really hard time with the final cut. This is a great project; thanks to all involved.

Nominations (EDITED):
The Both (Aimee Mann + Ted Leo) - Milwaukee
Lykke Li - No Rest for the Wicked
by Sketch
Fri May 16, 2014 9:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2014 (08) May 15
Replies: 9
Views: 5048

Re: MCCh 2014 (08) May 15

Oh, man, I'm sorry I missed this.

For those not familiar with Eurovision, Buzzfeed wrote a great primer for it last year: http://www.buzzfeed.com/ellievhall/ever ... eurovision

Nothing will beat Greece's 2013. NOTHING!
by Sketch
Fri Dec 20, 2013 12:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOY Albums Spreadsheet: Update thread
Replies: 190
Views: 116022

Re: EOY Albums Spreadsheet: Update thread

I also missed two pages of exchanges and updates (facepalm) and see that AF jumped National. And so it is...

Thanks for all your work here, folks.
by Sketch
Fri Dec 20, 2013 12:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOY Albums Spreadsheet: Update thread
Replies: 190
Views: 116022

Re: EOY Albums Spreadsheet: Update thread

It's kind of ironic. Last time The National lost to Arcade Fire when I thought High Violet was clearly a better album than The Suburbs . This year, the National put out what's (in my opinion) their weakest album since 2004, and The Arcade Fire put out their strongest since 2004...and The National i...
by Sketch
Mon Sep 17, 2012 8:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2012 (16) September, 15
Replies: 1
Views: 3186

Re: MCCh 2012 (16) September, 15

Thanks as always, Otis. :D Heads up that the Spotify link for Bob Dylan's Tempest was invalid on my UK account, but this one worked for me. Lots to catch up on (Bob Mould!!!). Fiona Apple gets better with every listen, but Frank is still winning the apples vs. oranges battle. Now playing: Swans - "M...
by Sketch
Mon Jul 16, 2012 8:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2012 (12) July, 15
Replies: 5
Views: 5403

Re: MCCh 2012 (12) July, 15

Thanks again, Otis! Really grateful for your work. Checking out Frank Orange right now!

Just in case anyone else is having trouble with the First Aid Kit spotify link, here's another one: http://open.spotify.com/album/3zmPFx2ilVB0nx2XKVH5Qc
by Sketch
Tue May 01, 2012 9:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2012 (07) April, 30
Replies: 8
Views: 7124

Re: MCCh 2012 (07) April, 30

Fantastic work, Otis. I can't keep up with all the new releases!!!

FYI, I found the Tindersticks album on Spotify here.