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by spiritualized
Fri May 04, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 11
Replies: 11
Views: 444

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 11

Bang Jan wrote:Stereolab | Jenny Ondioline

Seconded - the long version ???
by spiritualized
Fri May 04, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 11
Replies: 11
Views: 444

AMF WC Classics Edition 11

Welcome to instalment n°11 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: Still very few votes : 113 votes :scared-shocked: Annie's Heartbeat (AM ranking 1689) goes to number one :scared-shocked: 4 new entries from An...
by spiritualized
Fri May 04, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.16
Replies: 19
Views: 956

AMF Weekly Chart 18.16

Hello to all, here is instalment 18.16 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 98 votes last week :scared-shocked: Top position for Kacey Musgraves :scared-shocked: New entries : Father John Misty / Mazzy Star / Eels / Everything is Recorded / Rae Morris :scared-shocked: Kicked out : Rival...
by spiritualized
Thu May 03, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7
Replies: 21
Views: 1164

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.7

Impressive - only 1 out of 8 I have previously rated. Got some work to do ! 1. Midnight Oil - Diesel and Dust (6/10) vs. Kanye West - 808s and Heartbreaks (4/10) The Australians have released a meh album with two great songs - Beds are Burning & The Dead Heart. They beat a sorry Kanye who attemp...
by spiritualized
Sun Apr 29, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC The Classics Edition 10
Replies: 11
Views: 904

Re: AMF WC The Classics Edition 10

Rob wrote:
By the way, Touch of Grey is on Spotify.


You're right, I don't know how I missed it the first time. My searches came out with tribute bands only...

Added it to the spotify playlist
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15
Replies: 11
Views: 772

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15

DaveC wrote:Hi spiritualized - That is the 18.14 playlist.

Indeed ! Fixed !
Better ?
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC The Classics Edition 10
Replies: 11
Views: 904

Re: AMF WC The Classics Edition 10

Won't have much time this week, so here's my nom !

And the random Google Music choice is....
The Regrettes - Ladylike / WHATTA BITCH
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.15
Replies: 11
Views: 772

AMF Weekly Chart 18.15

Hello to all, here is instalment 18.15 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 104 votes last week :scared-shocked: Top position for Kacey Musgraves :scared-shocked: New entries : Ramin Djawadi / Kali Uchis / The Fratellis / Rival Consoles :scared-shocked: Kicked out : Cambodian Space Proj...
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC The Classics Edition 10
Replies: 11
Views: 904

AMF WC The Classics Edition 10

Welcome to instalment n°10 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: Big fall of interest with 109 votes :scared-shocked: Stevie Wonder's first Number 1 this week :scared-shocked: 4 new entries from Monaco / Soda...
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 25, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6
Replies: 16
Views: 1050

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.6

3 discoveries from 8. 1. Motorhead - Ace of Spades (9/10) vs. Cyndi Lauper - She's so Unusual (7/10) I didn't think I would like Cyndi Lauper that much. Great tunes, definitely worth revisiting 2. Grant Green - Idle Moments (6/10) vs. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan (8/10) I think guitar jazz is probably ...
by spiritualized
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.14
Replies: 6
Views: 555

AMF Weekly Chart 18.14

Hello to all, here is instalment 18.14 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 125 votes last week :scared-shocked: A return to n°1 this week for Janelle Monae :scared-shocked: New entries : Anna Von Hausswolff / Jeff Rosenstock / Mount Eerie / Amen Dunes / Cambodian Space Project :scared-...
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5
Replies: 19
Views: 1286

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.5

Not sure I will have the time to write anything this week. As I have listened and ranked most of these before, I will vote accordingly. 1. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - The Good Son (9/10) vs. Portishead - Portishead (8/10) 2. Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band - Shiny Beast (8/10) vs. The Darkn...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 08
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 08

StevieFan13 wrote:Will Far Away make next week’s poll?

Yeah, if you're talking about Week 10.

I suggest you nominate again in the thread to be sure
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 09
Replies: 18
Views: 995

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 09

Sorry, how are ties determined? Do old songs really get priority over new ones in that regard? Hi Bleu, No, the more recent ones get priority if there is a tie. Why, did you see something I missed ? I mean, The Kinks' Do You Remember Walter and Elton John's Can You Feel the Love Tonight also all go...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 09
Replies: 18
Views: 995

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 09

Jeru the Damaja - Statik
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 09
Replies: 18
Views: 995

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 09

Rob wrote:Because of the end of my 10.000 Songs series I want to nominate my favorite discovery that I got through the game:

Grateful Dead - A Touch of Grey


Darn, Are you stopping the 10000 ? shame, I was hoping to use your latest review in case there were a lack of nominations.
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 09
Replies: 18
Views: 995

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 09

BleuPanda wrote:Sorry, how are ties determined? Do old songs really get priority over new ones in that regard?

Hi Bleu,
No, the more recent ones get priority if there is a tie.

Why, did you see something I missed ?
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 09
Replies: 18
Views: 995

AMF WC Classics Edition 09

Welcome to instalment n°8 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: Slight dip with 131 votes :scared-shocked: The Beach Boys stay @ Number 1 this week :scared-shocked: 5 new entries from Vampire Weekend, Robyn, ...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 08
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 08

StevieFan13 wrote:Sleater-Kinney - Fall Apart


Sorry, I can't find any song from them called Fall Apart :( I will therefore pick a random SK song...
by spiritualized
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4
Replies: 19
Views: 1201

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.4

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan (9/10) vs. Lily Allen - Alright Still (8/10) A classic live album - I am not into hard rock much, but this one rocks the hell out of me. The "Ta-da-di-doo" matchup between the guitar and the voice is a magic moment - no fancy sound effects on stage in the 70s...
by spiritualized
Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 08
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 08

A few more hours to vote this week !
by spiritualized
Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.13
Replies: 5
Views: 552

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.13

I just love these 'reboots'

Ramin Djawadi - Heart Shaped Box
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 08
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 08

Pretenders - Precious (4358)
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.13
Replies: 5
Views: 552

AMF Weekly Chart 18.13

Hello to all, here is instalment 18.12 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 138 votes last week (wow !) :scared-shocked: A return to n°1 this week for Eels :scared-shocked: New entries : MGMT / Kacey Musgraves / Let's Eat Grandma :scared-shocked: Kicked out : MGMT / Sunflower Beam / Sti...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 1506

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3

arf.
Can't vote, I haven't listened to them :(
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 08
Replies: 19
Views: 1089

AMF WC Classics Edition 08

Welcome to instalment n°8 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: Slight dip with 146 votes :scared-shocked: The Beach Boys are back @ Number 1 this week :scared-shocked: 3 new entries from Love, Bjork and Inte...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 10, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3
Replies: 24
Views: 1506

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.3

After having missed 1.2, didn't want to let this one go, but I could only listen to the first matchups.. 1. The Police - Zenyatta Mondata (7/10) vs. Perfume Genius - Too Bright (7/10) Ahhh the 80s. Apart from some post-punk (The Fall) or goth-rock (The Cure) and some guilty pleasures (...) very few ...
by spiritualized
Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12
Replies: 17
Views: 761

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12

Not being a big fan of country-pop, I was not going to like Kacey Murgraves much but did anyone else notice the remarkable similarities of her voice on "Oh What a World" with the Sundays' Harriett Wheeler ? It's strikingly similar, IMHO. Musgraves. I think you misspelled it in the poll to...
by spiritualized
Mon Apr 09, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12
Replies: 17
Views: 761

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12

Not being a big fan of country-pop, I was not going to like Kacey Murgraves much but did anyone else notice the remarkable similarities of her voice on "Oh What a World" with the Sundays' Harriett Wheeler ? It's strikingly similar, IMHO.
by spiritualized
Mon Apr 09, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 07
Replies: 19
Views: 969

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 07

A few more hours to cast your votes !
by spiritualized
Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12
Replies: 17
Views: 761

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12

Rob wrote:I don't know if this has already been in, but if not I nominate:

Anna von Hausswolff - The Mysterious Vanishing of Electra

Very very sadly I nominated this on 20/12/2017.

It's a GREAT song but didn't last in the Chart.

We'll need a second person seconding it for it to go back to the Chart...
by spiritualized
Fri Apr 06, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2018 (05) March 31
Replies: 12
Views: 2140

Re: MCCh 2018 (05) March 31

Yes people, the moment has finally come: Drag City has allowed some albums on Spotify. This includes the two albums ranked here. This means that we finally have a complete Spotify playlist! You see, sometimes dream do come true. http://open.spotify.com/user/theonering/playlist/3oaqaqHyTKihAuAVGjUmR...
by spiritualized
Fri Apr 06, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12
Replies: 17
Views: 761

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12

Amen Dunes - Believe
by spiritualized
Fri Apr 06, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12
Replies: 17
Views: 761

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12

Rdwdbob wrote:Hi Spiritualized - I am only able to vote for 9 options. Have the rules changed or is this just an oversight? Thanks


I'm afraid to change it in the poll section - yes it's an error, but if I change it back to 10, it could erase all the votes...
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 04, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 07
Replies: 19
Views: 969

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 07

I really hate seeing God Only Knows at 10 votes while we only have 89 votes overall. This implies there are at least a couple people who are voting for less than 10 songs and their votes are going to at least one of the established classics (and looking at the current spread, most likely all of the...
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2018
Replies: 164
Views: 16231

Re: Albums of 2018

EOY material (9 or 10/10) Lucy Dacus - Historian Nils Frahm - All Melody Hookworms - Microshift Hot Snakes - Jericho Sirens Shame - Songs of Praise Very Good (8/10) Car Seat Headrest - Twin Fantasy Dream Wife - Dream Wife Jeff Rosenstock - POST- Screaming Females - All at Once U.S. Girls - In a Poe...
by spiritualized
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 07
Replies: 19
Views: 969

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 07

Let's go for Cat Stevens' But I Might Die Tonight
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 03, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 07
Replies: 19
Views: 969

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 07

Why did CSS make it and not The Bottle, both with 7 votes and The Bottle was a new song? Well spotted. CSS was not supposed to make it originally but as we had only 9 nominations, I added the next one down and for that I was wrong, my apologies. I can’t correct the chart image immediately but I can...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 03, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 07
Replies: 19
Views: 969

AMF WC Classics Edition 07

Welcome to instalment n°7 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: Stable turnout with 155 votes :scared-shocked: Nina Simone is back @ Number 1 this week :scared-shocked: New entries from Scott Walker & Jac...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 03, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.12
Replies: 17
Views: 761

AMF Weekly Chart 18.12

Hello to all, here is instalment 18.12 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 121 votes last week :scared-shocked: A return to n°1 this week for Janelle Monae :scared-shocked: New entries : Sunflower Beam / Kacey Murgraves :scared-shocked: Kicked out : Everything Everything / Kimbra / Jon...
by spiritualized
Tue Apr 03, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2
Replies: 25
Views: 1348

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2

OHOh man oh man....
With Easter Monday I thought I had an extra day... Sorry.

My votes wouldn't have changed anything though...
by spiritualized
Fri Mar 30, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 06
Replies: 20
Views: 820

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 06

I don't hope this discussion will start every week, but as I have noted before I do feel some of the frustration of BluePanda (and clearly others as well). I just think this poll has more potential than we get out of it at the moment. So I do want to honestly ask the question to those who regularly...
by spiritualized
Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 06
Replies: 20
Views: 820

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 06

I actually liked all of the songs this week. Not voting for Dark and Long was weird; it's one of the best songs off an album in my all-time top 100. Thank you for your votes, Bleu. And your contribution comforted me in what I said earlier : I value your input greatly. Now on the subject of Dark and...
by spiritualized
Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 06
Replies: 20
Views: 820

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 06

I think I'm going to skip actually voting in this until we clear out some of these classics. 8 of the 10 songs that moved on last week are in the top 2000 on acclaimed music. I detest the idea of having to intentionally avoid voting for the songs I like the most, but I also hate the idea of voting ...
by spiritualized
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 06
Replies: 20
Views: 820

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 06

Kyuss - Green Machine
by spiritualized
Wed Mar 28, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 06
Replies: 20
Views: 820

AMF WC Classics Edition 06

Welcome to instalment n°6 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! :scared-shocked: Rather low turnout with 158 votes :scared-shocked: The Beach Boys are back @ Number 1 this week :scared-shocked: New entries from Stevie Wonder ...
by spiritualized
Wed Mar 28, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 05
Replies: 18
Views: 969

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 05

Just FYI, I have taken onboard all your suggestions. I elected to leave it to the 8 weeks Hall Of Fame deadline until that deadline comes. The chart looks top heavy at the moment, but I relish the fact that only two of the first week's nominations have made it this far. It seems a lot of us got real...
by spiritualized
Wed Mar 28, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2
Replies: 25
Views: 1348

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 1.2

Ouch, my nomination is getting hammered. Nobody likes Blue Aeroplanes :(
by spiritualized
Tue Mar 27, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.11
Replies: 13
Views: 771

AMF Weekly Chart 18.11

Hello to all, here is instalment 18.11 of the Weekly Chart Noteworthy : :scared-shocked: 136 votes last week :scared-shocked: A new n°1 this week : Eels' The Deconstructionl :scared-shocked: New entries : US Girls / Moby / Sting & Shaggy / Jonny Greenwood / Kimbra :scared-shocked: Kicked out : F...
by spiritualized
Tue Mar 27, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 18.10
Replies: 11
Views: 580

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 18.10

I nominate: Marlon Williams, featuring Aldous Harding - Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore Just trust me on this one. Seconded. I could have sworn I nominated this last year. Maybe, I wasn't paying attention to this chart back then. I wasn't aware it was released in November already, as I heard it ...

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