Search found 816 matches

by sonofsamiam
Sun Nov 06, 2016 4:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 5
Replies: 21
Views: 3344

Re: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 5

PALLAS GROUP La Manzana Cromática Protoplasmática - Indecision Eliza Rickman-Pretty Little Head Chuck Berry - Reelin' and Rockin' Snowmine - Columbus JUNO GROUP Alfred Schnittke - Declaration of Love Jacques Brel - Le Plat Pays Tony! Toni! Toné! - Feels Good Jodi Benson - Part of Your World VESTA GR...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Nov 04, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - The FINALS!
Replies: 28
Views: 4463

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - The FINALS!

Love Duke, but...RED!
by sonofsamiam
Tue Nov 01, 2016 1:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Individual Artist Poll: Bob Dylan
Replies: 41
Views: 6664

Re: Individual Artist Poll: Bob Dylan

1 | Highway 61 Revisited 2 | Bringing It All Back Home 3 | Blood on the Tracks 4 | Blonde on Blonde 5 | The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan 6 | Time Out of Mind 7 | John Wesley Harding 8 | Love and Theft 9 | The Basement Tapes 10 | Oh Mercy! 1 | Love Minus Zero/No Limit 2 | Blind Willie McTell 3 | Tangled Up...
by sonofsamiam
Sun Oct 30, 2016 3:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 4
Replies: 22
Views: 3619

Re: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 4

Ray Barreto - Cocinando Celestine Ukwu - Okwukwe Na Nchekwube Girls Aloud - Can't Speak French Chemistry-Period Dusty Springfield - What Good is I Love You? The Three Degrees - Dirty Ol' Man Wilson Pickett - Don't Let the Green Grass Fool You In Aeternam Vale - Valium Water Ali Chukwuma - Ezi Okwu B...
by sonofsamiam
Wed Oct 26, 2016 3:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of the Year 2000: Round 1 Week 1 ~Corrected~
Replies: 36
Views: 5138

Re: Music of the Year 2000: Round 1 Week 1 ~Corrected~

Radiohead - Kid A At the Drive-In - Relationship of Command Yo La Tengo - And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out The Avalanches - Since I Left You Yo La Tengo - You Can Have It All Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Sleep Cristina Branco - Ai Vida D'Angelo - Devil's Pie Cat Power - I Found a Reason Th...
by sonofsamiam
Tue Oct 25, 2016 11:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Semi-Finals!
Replies: 21
Views: 3360

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Semi-Finals!

King Crimson
Duke Ellington
by sonofsamiam
Mon Oct 17, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 25411

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Albums 1 | Miles Davis | Kind of Blue 2 | New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein | Igor Stravinsky: Le Sacre du printemps 3 | Thelonious Monk | Brilliant Corners 4 | Chet Baker | Chet Baker Sings 5 | Charles Mingus | Mingus Ah Um 6 | Stan Kenton | City of Glass 7 | Ornette Coleman | The Shape of ...
by sonofsamiam
Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Final Match
Replies: 33
Views: 4749

Re: Overlooked Songs: Final Match

Holes
by sonofsamiam
Tue Oct 11, 2016 5:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 4.2
Replies: 17
Views: 2970

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 4.2

3. Super Furry Animals - Rings Around the World vs. 1. Miles Davis - On The Corner 8. The Pentangle - Basket of Light vs. 2. Tom Waits - Frank's Wild Years 7. First Aid Kit - Stay Gold vs. 6. Tears For Fears - The Hurting 5. The Seatbelts/Yoko Kanno - Cowboy Bebop vs. 4. Saint Etienne - Tiger Bay
by sonofsamiam
Tue Oct 11, 2016 5:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 25411

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

50s songs: 1 | Thelonious Monk | Brilliant Corners 2 | Miles Davis | So What 3 | Karlheinz Stockhausen | Gesang der Jünglinge 4 | Chet Baker | I Get Along Without You Very Well 5 | Iannis Xenakis | Metastasis 6 | Stan Kenton | Entrance Into The City 7 | Mahalia Jackson | In the Upper Room 8 | Johnny...
by sonofsamiam
Tue Oct 11, 2016 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 2
Replies: 40
Views: 4655

Re: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 2

VENUS GROUP 4. Amadou & Mariam - Je pense à toi 7. Frank Sinatra - Michael and Peter 11. Michael Jackson - Earth Song 14. Audioslave - I Am the Highway MARS GROUP 1. Bill Fay - Time of the Last Persecution 2. The Cinematic Orchestra - The Man With the Movie Camera 6. Buddy Rich - Nutville 16. Au...
by sonofsamiam
Thu Oct 06, 2016 2:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 4.1
Replies: 19
Views: 2885

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 4.1

King Crimson - Red
Amon Düül II - Yeti
Kashiwa Daisuke - Program Music 1
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra - Masterpieces by Ellington
by sonofsamiam
Thu Oct 06, 2016 12:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 1
Replies: 33
Views: 4768

Re: Unacclaimed IV Group Stage, Week 1

SUN GROUP 2. Lula Côrtes & Zé Ramalho - Nas Paredes Da Pedra Encantada 9. Mari Boine - Goaskinviellja / Eagle Brother 13. Yoko Takahashi - A Cruel Angel's Thesis 16. Jil is Lucky-The Wanderer MOON GROUP 5. Charles Aznavour - She 6. Prince - Way Back Home 8. Astro - Colombo 12. Lorde - Yellow Fli...
by sonofsamiam
Sun Oct 02, 2016 3:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Final 4
Replies: 30
Views: 4401

Re: Overlooked Songs: Final 4

4 GREAT songs!

That said...

Holes
2 Rights Make 1 Wrong
by sonofsamiam
Tue Sep 27, 2016 8:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 3.4
Replies: 15
Views: 1907

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 3.4

1. Miles Davis - On the Corner (very difficult!)
2. Terry Riley - A Rainbow in Curved Air
3. Tears for Fears - The Hurting
4. Saint Etienne - Tiger Bay
by sonofsamiam
Mon Sep 26, 2016 6:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 3.3
Replies: 13
Views: 2260

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 3.3

Super Furry Animals - Rings Around the World
Fleetwood Mac - Tusk
First Aid Kit - Stay Gold
The Seatbelts/Yoko Kanno - Cowboy Bebop
by sonofsamiam
Mon Sep 26, 2016 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: "Acclaimed" Wedding Songs
Replies: 20
Views: 3596

Re: "Acclaimed" Wedding Songs

It's been some years since I got married (just celebrated our 16th in fact). Our first dance was Chet Baker's "Time After Time", a shared favorite. Other music used: Bach - "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring" (for coming down the aisle -- yes, a bit of a cliché, but it's Bach and there...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Sep 26, 2016 6:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Final 8/Division Finals
Replies: 28
Views: 4421

Re: Overlooked Songs: Final 8/Division Finals

4. Van Morrison - Sweet Thing vs. 7. Pixies - Velouria 3. The Sundays - Here's Where the Story Ends vs. 1. Mercury Rev - Holes 6. Boards of Canada - In a Beautiful Place Out in the Country vs. 2. Mogwai - 2 Rights Make 1 Wrong 5. Dusty Springfield - The Windmills of Your Mind vs. 8. LCD Soundsystem...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Sep 16, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Final 16
Replies: 28
Views: 4812

Re: Overlooked Songs: Final 16

2. Metallica - Master of Puppets vs. 6. Van Morrison - Sweet Thing 9. Pixies - Velouria vs. 4. ABBA - S.O.S. 7. Air - All I Need vs. 5. The Sundays - Here's Where the Story Ends 14. Fiona Apple - Criminal vs. 1. Mercury Rev - Holes 10. Boards of Canada - In a Beautiful Place Out in the Country vs. 1...
by sonofsamiam
Thu Sep 15, 2016 1:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Round 3 Week 2
Replies: 24
Views: 3479

Re: Overlooked Songs: Round 3 Week 2

Boards of Canada - In a Beautiful Place Out in the Country

Refused - New Noise

Mogwai - 2 Rights Make 1 Wrong

Todd Terje - Delorean Dynamite

Vince Guaraldi - Linus and Lucy

Dusty Springfield - The Windmills of Your Mind

The Soft Boys - Underwater Moonlight

Low - Lullaby
by sonofsamiam
Mon Sep 12, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 3.1
Replies: 24
Views: 4233

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 3.1

King Crimson - Red
The Cure - Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me
3. Kashiwa Daisuke - Program Music 1
4. Susanne Sundfor - Ten Love Songs
by sonofsamiam
Mon Sep 12, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed IV Announcement and Rules
Replies: 28
Views: 4021

Re: Unacclaimed IV Announcement and Rules

Mine is sent. :happy-partydance:
by sonofsamiam
Sat Sep 10, 2016 2:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 25411

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Re: Clair de Lune ... generally, I went with composition date for all classical, but Clair de Lune was a bit of an exception because I remembered reading somewhere that the amount of revision essentially brought it's completion up to the 1905 publication date. That, plus the fact we included it last...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Sep 09, 2016 9:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 25411

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Here is a first crack, songs 1900-1949: 1 | Billie Holiday | Strange Fruit 2 | Igor Stravinsky | Ritual of the Ancestors/Sacrificial Dance 3 | Claude Debussy | Clair de lune 4 | Blind Willie Johnson | Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the Ground 5 | Duke Ellington | Take the 'A' Train 6 | Igor Stravinsky...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Sep 02, 2016 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Round 3 Week 1
Replies: 27
Views: 4027

Re: Overlooked Songs: Round 3 Week 1

Enormously high quality this week, 10 in my all-time Top 2000, another in my 3000, and another with a cover of it in my 1000. 12. Nine Inch Nails - Hurt vs. 2. Metallica - Master of Puppets (283) 8. Van Morrison - Sweet Thing (1763) vs. 9. Frank Sinatra - One for My Baby - and One More for the Road ...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Aug 22, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Round 2 Week 3
Replies: 29
Views: 4413

Re: Overlooked Songs: Round 2 Week 3

6. Boards of Canada - In a Beautiful Place Out in the Country vs. 1. Wire - Map Ref 41 Degrees N 93 Degrees W 14. The Go-Betweens - Streets of Your Town vs. 10. Elliott Smith - Say Yes 11. Refused - New Noise vs. 13. Tears for Fears - Head Over Heels 5. Daniel Johnston - Some Things Last a Long Time...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Aug 22, 2016 5:13 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Pitchfork (US) - Best songs of the 70s
Replies: 53
Views: 14048

Re: Pitchfork (US) - Best songs of the 70s

All in all a very good list, at least from a representation point of view (order can always be argued). I was pleased like Bang Jan about "The Electrician"; also very glad to see Judee Sill's "The Kiss" on there. They did a pretty nice job covering Brazilian music, too, as well a...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 12, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Individual Artist Poll: The Beatles
Replies: 64
Views: 8943

Re: Individual Artist Poll: The Beatles

Albums 1 | The Beatles 2 | Revolver 3 | A Hard Day's Night 4 | Abbey Road 5 | Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 6 | Help! 7 | Rubber Soul 8 | Please Please Me 9 | Magical Mystery Tour 10 | Let It Be Songs 1 | You Never Give Me Your Money 2 | Tomorrow Never Knows 3 | A Day in the Life 4 | Happine...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 12, 2016 6:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 28
Views: 3827

Re: Overlooked Songs: Round 2 Week 2

4. Blur - Coffee and TV (AT 1345) vs. 12. Pet Shop Boys - Left to My Own Devices 6. Tom Waits - In the Neighborhood (AT 2037) vs. 5. Air - All I Need (AT 2012) ... so close! 3. The Sundays - Here's Where the Story Ends (AT 1000) vs. 13. Lou Reed - Dirty Blvd. 7. Tindersticks - City Sickness (AT 223...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 12, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The RYM Top 100 Extended Play Poll
Replies: 29
Views: 4818

Re: The RYM Top 100 Extended Play Poll

Here's a preliminary Top 50, very hard... 1 | Burial | Kindred 2 | Disco Inferno | The Last Dance 3 | Liquid Liquid | Optimo 4 | ESG | ESG 5 | Andy Stott | Passed Me By 6 | Burial | Rival Dealer 7 | Glenn Branca | Lesson No. 1 8 | My Bloody Valentine | Glider 9 | Janelle Monáe | Metropolis, Suite I:...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 12, 2016 5:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The RYM Top 100 Extended Play Poll
Replies: 29
Views: 4818

Re: The RYM Top 100 Extended Play Poll

I guess, this is where we nominate 20 EPs, and then we rank them on September 1st. That's a bit confusing, do you mean we vote for our 20 favorite and you put points for each vote to rank them, or that we nominate 20 EPs each and at the end we listen to all the EPs nominated and everybody have to r...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 12, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Treble (US) : Counter-Culture: The Top 100 Songs of the ’60s
Replies: 18
Views: 3291

Re: Treble (US) : Counter-Culture: The Top 100 Songs of the ’60s

A really great list, though the lack of Stones as Henrik pointed out is shocking. Don't really know why that would be a statement...they were pretty counter-culture then (if indeed popular). Aside from that, my only disappointments were no United States of America or Moondog, who would've been perfe...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 05, 2016 4:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 5873/6000: The Finals!
Replies: 24
Views: 3309

Re: 5873/6000: The Finals!

Storm
by sonofsamiam
Fri Aug 05, 2016 4:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 38
Views: 4909

Re: Overlooked Songs: Round 2 Week 1

8. Nine Inch Nails - Hurt vs. 13. Cypress Hill - How I Could Just Kill a Man 1. Metallica - Master of Puppets (314 AT) vs. 7. Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something 9. Van Morrison - Sweet Thing vs. 15. Iron Butterfly - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida 4. Brian Eno - Needle in the Camel's Eye (853) vs. 5....
by sonofsamiam
Mon Aug 01, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread
Replies: 52
Views: 7613

Re: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread

OK, here are my refined recommendations -- basically, I have revised my all-time 3000 song poll, and grabbed out of there what fell into these years. Here they are in order by year, and by placement in my list. Those with a BUBB are bubbling under. I'm sure I'll revise again when we actually vote, o...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Aug 01, 2016 3:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 5873/6000: Semifinals
Replies: 22
Views: 2757

Re: 5873/6000: Semifinals

Really can't believe that Echoes lost to Black -- I think that was the true final right there. It would've been cool for a 23 minute song to win something on this site. :) Maybe a 20-minute one still has a chance, though I'm guessing it is an outside shot. That said, it is awesome to see such non-AM...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Aug 01, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Underrated Artist: John Zorn
Replies: 5
Views: 684

Re: Underrated Artist: John Zorn

Sorry to be late on this, time is very tight for me these days. The thing about John Zorn is his catalog is SO vast (he's got 155 or so albums on RYM, plus about 30 listed classical works, and he just keeps on recording), I would have to think there are very few true experts out there. So I can spea...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Aug 01, 2016 3:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Round 1 Week 8
Replies: 39
Views: 4859

Re: Overlooked Songs: Round 1 Week 8

16. The Verve - Lucky Man vs. 4. Townes Van Zandt - Waitin' Around to Die 8. Yo La Tengo - Sugarcube vs. 2. The Soft Boys - Underwater Moonlight 1. Super Furry Animals - Slow Life vs. 5. Kate Bush - Night of the Swallow 14. Lana Del Rey - Ride vs. 7. Nico - The Fairest of Seasons 10. LCD Soundsystem...
by sonofsamiam
Thu Jul 28, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Brazil - One song per day!
Replies: 21
Views: 3122

Re: Brazil - One song per day!

The song of today is "Admirável Gado Novo" by Zé Ramalho. Zé Ramalho is one of the greatest singers and composers of MPB. I admire his impressive talent in songwriting, one of the greatest brazilian composers. His melodies are wonderful, the arrangementes of his musics is also wonderful i...
by sonofsamiam
Thu Jul 28, 2016 1:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 2.3
Replies: 24
Views: 3214

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 2.3

3. Joni Mitchell - The Hissing of Summer Lawns vs. 4. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - The Boatman's Call 1. Amon Düül II - Yeti vs. 2. Arthur Russell - World of Echo 5. Julee Cruise - Floating into the Night vs. 8. Bon Iver - Blood Bank 6. Exuma - Exuma II vs. 7. The Loud Family - Plants And Birds A...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Jul 25, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' White Album (1968)
Replies: 35
Views: 7759

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' White Album (1968)

01 | Happiness Is a Warm Gun 02 | Dear Prudence 03 | Helter Skelter 04 | Blackbird 05 | Martha My Dear 06 | While My Guitar Gently Weeps 07 | Everybody's Got Something to Hide Except Me and My Monkey 08 | Cry Baby Cry 09 | Mother Nature's Son 10 | I Will 11 | Julia 12 | Sexy Sadie 13 | Revolution 9 ...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Jul 25, 2016 1:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 2.2
Replies: 41
Views: 5109

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 2.2

Almost missed this ... poor Tori! 4 great albums this round... 3. Tori Amos - Little Earthquakes vs. 1. King Crimson - Red 8. Muse - Black Holes and Revelations vs. 7. Haim - Days Are Gone 5. Roxy Music - Manifesto vs. 2. Jim O'Rourke - Eureka 6. Kaki King - Everybody Loves You vs. 4. Duke Ellington...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Jul 25, 2016 1:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Brazil - One song per day!
Replies: 21
Views: 3122

Re: Brazil - One song per day!

Love this song, and it's cool because it's completely contemporary with the soul music happening stateside, and almost a bit ahead of its time. mat, I'm a huge fan of Brazilian music -- Os Mutantes, Caetano Veloso, Milton Nascimento, Gal Costa, Elis Regina, Jobim (of course), Jorge Ben, Gilberto Gil...
by sonofsamiam
Mon Jul 25, 2016 12:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6000 Songs: Saint Etienne - Avenue
Replies: 6
Views: 818

Re: 6000 Songs: Saint Etienne - Avenue

Avenue is a 10/10 for me, their masterpiece IMO. But the assertion is right that So Tough needs reassessment, and should not be forgotten. Lovely stuff.

Tiger Bay is also great, as is the oft-overlooked Good Humor. I'm not a huge fan of Foxbase Alpha...never clicked with me in the same way.
by sonofsamiam
Fri Jul 22, 2016 11:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs: Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 31
Views: 3551

Re: Overlooked Songs: Round 1 Week 7

9. The Byrds - Everybody's Been Burned vs. 13. Mojave 3 - In Love with a View 12. Animal Collective - Banshee Beat vs. 15. Mac DeMarco - Blue Boy 2. Vince Guaraldi - Linus and Lucy vs. 5. DJ Shadow - Blood on the Motorway 14. Silversun Pickups - Lazy Eye vs. 8. The Divine Comedy - Something for the...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Jul 22, 2016 11:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 5873/6000: Quarterfinals
Replies: 22
Views: 2432

Re: 5873/6000: Quarterfinals

8. 5970. Tom Jones - Delilah
vs.
5. 5944. Ofra Haza - Im nin'alu

7. 5884. Chicago - 25 or 6 to 4
vs.
2. 5885. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Storm

1. 5958. Pink Floyd - Echoes
vs.
3. 5971. Pearl Jam - Black

4. 5879. Khaled - Aïcha
vs.
6. 5969. Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow
by sonofsamiam
Mon Jul 18, 2016 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!
Replies: 737
Views: 95484

Re: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!

Finally took the time to compare my list to the results. So far, 24 of my artists look to have no chance of making it (though I think one may get in during the revamp, since I had him #10): György Ligeti Béla Bartók Dmitri Shostakovich Iannis Xenakis Alfred Schnittke John Adams Olivier Messiaen Geor...
by sonofsamiam
Sat Jul 16, 2016 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 2.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3401

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 7 - Round 2.1

4. The Feelies - Crazy Rhythms 3. Captain Beefheart - Clear Spot 5. The Cure - Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me 8. Bad Company - Bad Co. 1. Kashiwa Daisuke - Program Music 1 6. Nils Frahm - Spaces 2. Susanne Sundfor - Ten Love Songs 7. The Little Rabbits - Dans Les Faux Puits Rouges Et Probably the strongest...
by sonofsamiam
Sat Jul 16, 2016 3:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 5873/6000: Round of 16
Replies: 16
Views: 1808

Re: 5873/6000: Round of 16

11. 5905. The Velvet Underground - Who Loves the Sun? vs. 15. 5970. Tom Jones - Delilah 10. 5944. Ofra Haza - Im nin'alu vs. 16. 5977. Eagle-Eye Cherry - Save Tonight 5. 5964. Seal - Kiss from a Rose vs. 12. 5884. Chicago - 25 or 6 to 4 14. 5926. Renaud - Mistral Gagnant vs. 2. 5885. Godspeed You! B...
by sonofsamiam
Fri Jul 15, 2016 8:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!
Replies: 737
Views: 95484

Re: The AMF Top 100 Artists 2016!!!

It all seems somewhat trivial in light of recent events, but thank god for the best of art, as it reminds us of what is good in our world. That said, I had been meaning to get round to this, so here are my completely subjective ratings. 100. Lou Reed: 6 99. John Lennon: 7 98. Pavement: 8.5 97. Serge...

Go to advanced search