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by Brad
Fri Apr 06, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5
Replies: 55
Views: 13837

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5

David Bowie
Kanye West
Queen
PJ Harvey
Elliott Smith (75)
Chuck Berry (84)
Lou Reed
Elvis Presley

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Apr 05, 2012 3:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #4
Replies: 33
Views: 7982

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #4

Prince
Madonna
Elvis Costello
Michael Jackson
The Police
Joy Division
Blondie
The Cure

Thaks!
by Brad
Wed Apr 04, 2012 2:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3
Replies: 28
Views: 8665

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3

R.E.M.
Oasis
The Replacements
The Smiths
Nirvana
Pixies
Sonic Youth
Johnny Cash

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Apr 03, 2012 1:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2
Replies: 30
Views: 8199

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2

The Who
The Smashing Pumpkins
Rush
Pavement
Stevie Wonder
Otis Redding (74)
John Lennon (77)
Bruce Springsteen

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Apr 03, 2012 1:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992
Replies: 120
Views: 37842

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992

Midaso wrote:Pulp - Babies is a 1992 song right? Why is no one voting for it?
good point Midaso - it will be on my list.
by Brad
Mon Apr 02, 2012 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992
Replies: 120
Views: 37842

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992

FYI - 8 of my top 15 songs for the year (as of now) are Pavement songs. If I find anything better over the course of the month, that'll change. To me, not much comes close to Slanted & Enchanted & Watery, Domestic in 1992. I too disagree with placing an artist limit on the songs. However, I also enc...
by Brad
Mon Apr 02, 2012 2:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 5845

Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5

Round 1.5 Vote for your favorite in each matchup. Remember, anyone can vote as long as they've heard both albums! Deadline = April 9th 10am EST 1. Cut Copy - In Ghost Colours vs. Count Basie - Basie 2. Muddy Waters - Folk Singer vs. Neu! - Neu! 75 3. Saint Etienne - Foxbase Alpha vs. Serge Gainsbour...
by Brad
Mon Apr 02, 2012 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4
Replies: 14
Views: 4019

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4

Results- 11 voters: antonius Brad Evan Greg Henry Honorio Jirin KingofTonga Michel Romain Stephan 1. Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert over The Slits - Cut 7-2 2. Astor Piazzolla - Tango: Zero Hour over Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II) 6-4 3. Captain Beefheart - Lick My Decals Off Baby over The Unico...
by Brad
Mon Apr 02, 2012 12:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4
Replies: 14
Views: 4019

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4

2 more hours!
by Brad
Mon Apr 02, 2012 1:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #1
Replies: 25
Views: 6266

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #1

Bob Dylan
Tom Waits
Pink Floyd
Neil Young
Leonard Cohen
The Velvet Underground
Talking Heads
Radiohead (260)

Thanks!
by Brad
Fri Mar 30, 2012 8:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991
Replies: 75
Views: 27480

Favorite Albums and Songs of 1991

Albums 1. My Bloody Valentine - Loveless 2. The Mekons - The Curse Of The Mekons 3. The Verlaines - Ready To Fly 4. Nirvana - Nevermind 5. firehose - Flyin' The Flannel 6. Robyn Hitchcock & the Egyptians - Perspex Island 7. Talk Talk - Laughing Stock 8. The Orb - The Orb's Adventures Beyond the Ultr...
by Brad
Fri Mar 30, 2012 5:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4
Replies: 14
Views: 4019

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4

1. Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert over The Slits - Cut I like every album in this week's round - The Slits' "Cut" is simply no match for the classic "Koln Concert." 2. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II) over Astor Piazzolla - Tango: Zero Hour Tindersticks win ultimately because of the tremendous dep...
by Brad
Fri Mar 30, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #8
Replies: 28
Views: 7179

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #8

1. The Beatles
2. Yo La Tengo
3. The Kinks
4. The Flaming Lips
5. My Bloody Valentine
6. The Zombies
7. Curtis Mayfield
8. James Brown
9. The Beach Boys
10. Sigur Ros

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Mar 29, 2012 2:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #7
Replies: 29
Views: 7724

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #7

1. The Clash
2. Thelonious Monk
3. John Coltrane
4. Miles Davis
5. Led Zeppelin
6. Buzzcocks
7. Black Sabbath
8. Frank Sinatra
9. Duke Ellington
10. Ramones

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Mar 28, 2012 2:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #6
Replies: 36
Views: 8989

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #6

1. The Rolling Stones
2. Wilco
3. Beck
4. Jimi Hendrix
5. The Decemberists
6. Gorillaz
7. The White Stripes
8. Bjork
9. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
10. Portishead

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #5
Replies: 28
Views: 7256

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #5

1. David Bowie
2. Belle & Sebastian
3. Elliott Smith
4. T. Rex
5. Elvis Presley
6. Lou Reed
7. Sufjan Stevens
8. PJ Harvey
9. Morrissey
10. Kanye West

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #4
Replies: 29
Views: 8052

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #4

1. Elvis Costello
2. The Cure
3. The Pretenders
4. Joy Division
5. Blondie
6. Lily Allen
7. Madonna
8. Amy Winehouse
9. The Police
10. Michael Jackson

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 26, 2012 2:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4
Replies: 14
Views: 4019

Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4

Round 1.4 Vote for your favorite in each matchup. Remember, anyone can vote as long as they've heard both albums! Deadline = April 2nd 10am EST 1. Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert vs. The Slits - Cut 2. Astor Piazzolla - Tango: Zero Hour vs. Tindersticks - Tindersticks (II) 3. Captain Beefheart - Li...
by Brad
Mon Mar 26, 2012 2:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3
Replies: 18
Views: 5492

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3

1. Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Damn the Torpedoes over Hot Chip - The Warning My second concert ever was on the TP & the HB's "Damn The Torpedoes" tour at the Philadelphia Spectrum in 1980 (Tommy Tutone opened for him). This album ruled the airwaves that entire year and is still just a good, ...
by Brad
Mon Mar 26, 2012 2:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3
Replies: 18
Views: 5492

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3

Round 1.3 is over... 13 Total Voters: antonius beefsupreme Brad Evan Greg Henrik Henry Honorio Jirin KingofTonga Nassim Stephan VanillaFire1000 Winners: 1. Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Damn the Torpedoes over Hot Chip - The Warning 10-3 2. David Bowie - Diamond Dogs over The Dismemberment Plan ...
by Brad
Sun Mar 25, 2012 2:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3
Replies: 18
Views: 5492

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3

One day left!
Henry - can you clarify if one of those albums is a winner. It looks like Tom Petty, but I'm not sure.

Thanks!
by Brad
Fri Mar 23, 2012 5:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3
Replies: 18
Views: 5492

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3

1. Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Damn the Torpedoes over Hot Chip - The Warning My second concert ever was on the TP & the HB's "Damn The Torpedoes" tour at the Philadelphia Spectrum in 1980 (Tommy Tutone opened for him). This album ruled the airwaves that entire year and is still just a good, s...
by Brad
Fri Mar 23, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #3
Replies: 28
Views: 7795

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #3

1. R.E.M.
2. Pixies
3. Sonic Youth
4. Johnny Cash
5. The Replacements
6. The Smiths
7. Oasis
8. Super Furry Animals
9. Beastie Boys
10. Blur

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Mar 22, 2012 3:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #2
Replies: 25
Views: 6398

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #2

1. Pavement
2. Bruce Springsteen
3. The Who
4. Rush
5. Yes
6. John Lennon
7. The Smashing Pumpkins
8. Marvin Gaye
9. Fleetwood Mac
10. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Mar 21, 2012 1:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #1
Replies: 31
Views: 10165

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #1

1. Bob Dylan
2. The Velvet Underground
3. Radiohead
4. Leonard Cohen
5. Pink Floyd
6. Neil Young
7. Tom Waits
8. Fiona Apple
9. Roxy Music
10. TV On The Radio

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Mar 20, 2012 1:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #32 - Synth Pop
Replies: 26
Views: 8482

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #32 - Synth Pop

1. Gary Numan (& Tubeway Army?)
2. Talk Talk
3. New Order
4. Franz Ferdinand
5. Phoenix

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 19, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #31 - Funk
Replies: 24
Views: 6359

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #31 - Funk

1. Curtis Mayfield
2. James Brown
3. Isaac Hayes
4. Sly & The Family Stone
5. The O'Jays

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 19, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3
Replies: 18
Views: 5492

Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3

Round 1.3 Vote for your favorite in each matchup. Remember, anyone can vote as long as they've heard both albums! Deadline = March 26th 10am EST 1. Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Damn the Torpedoes vs. Hot Chip - The Warning 2. David Bowie - Diamond Dogs vs. The Dismemberment Plan - Emergency & I...
by Brad
Mon Mar 19, 2012 2:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2
Replies: 18
Views: 5157

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2

Winners: 1. Kate Bush - The Kick Inside defeats Dinosaur Jr - You're Living All Over Me 10-1 2. Fela Kuti - Zombie defeats The Doors - Morrison Hotel 9-2 3. Kevin Coyne - Marjory Razorblade defeats Alain Bashung - Play Blessures 6-2 4. Mountain Goats - Tallahassee defeats Monster Magnet - Spine of G...
by Brad
Mon Mar 19, 2012 1:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2
Replies: 18
Views: 5157

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2

About 12 hours or so left... keep 'em coming!
by Brad
Fri Mar 16, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #30 - Dream Pop
Replies: 28
Views: 10183

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #30 - Dream Pop

1. Yo La Tengo
2. Guided By Voices
3. The Flaming Lips
4. My Bloody Valentine
5. M83

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Mar 15, 2012 2:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2
Replies: 18
Views: 5157

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2

1. Kate Bush - The Kick Inside over Dinosaur Jr - You're Living All Over Me Love this Kate Bush album; this and The Dreaming are my favorites by her. Dinosaur's album is good as well (though in retrospect I can understand why J. dismissed Barlow, who's contributions here seem pretty weak to me). 2. ...
by Brad
Thu Mar 15, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #29 - Electronic
Replies: 33
Views: 9970

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #29 - Electronic

1. Portishead
2. Gorillaz
3. Bjork
4. The Knife
5. Air

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Mar 14, 2012 3:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #28 - Post-Grunge
Replies: 26
Views: 8030

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #28 - Post-Grunge

1. Pavement
2. Smashing Pumpkins
3. The Breeders
4. Queens Of The Stone Age
5. Pearl Jam

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Mar 13, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #27 - 80's Pop
Replies: 36
Views: 10556

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #27 - 80's Pop

Moonbeam wrote:I'm ranking all 32. That's right, people, that's right. I only dislike the last 2.
Moonbeam - I'm curious... if The Beatles were added to this list, where would they rank for you? I'm guessing just above Rick Springfield(?).
by Brad
Tue Mar 13, 2012 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #27 - 80's Pop
Replies: 36
Views: 10556

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #27 - 80's Pop

1. Madonna
2. Prince
3. The Bangles
4. Hall & Oates
5. Fine Young Cannibals

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 12, 2012 6:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #26 - Punk
Replies: 21
Views: 6615

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #26 - Punk

1. Minutemen
2. The Clash
3. The Damned
4. Sex Pistols
5. Buzzcocks

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 12, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2
Replies: 18
Views: 5157

Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2

Round 1.2 Vote for your favorite in each matchup. Remember, anyone can vote as long as they've heard both albums! Deadline = March 19th 10am EST 1. Kate Bush - The Kick Inside vs. Dinosaur Jr - You're Living All Over Me 2. Fela Kuti - Zombie vs. The Doors - Morrison Hotel 3. Kevin Coyne - Marjory Ra...
by Brad
Mon Mar 12, 2012 2:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1
Replies: 24
Views: 6715

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1

Round 1.1 is now over. Here are the results: Total Voters = 16 1. Led Zeppelin - Houses Of The Holy defeats Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Lift Yr. Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven 9-7 2. Dr. Octagon - Dr. Octagonecologyst defeats Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication 7-5 3. The Supremes - Wher...
by Brad
Sun Mar 11, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1
Replies: 24
Views: 6715

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1

Great participation so far... keep 'em coming!
I'm going to close out Round 1.1 in about 22 hours (Monday 10am EST) so plenty of time left.
by Brad
Fri Mar 09, 2012 3:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #25 - Traditional Country
Replies: 21
Views: 5786

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #25 - Traditional Country

1. Johnny Cash
2. Bill Monroe
3. Hank Williams
4. George Jones
5. Willie Nelson

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Mar 08, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #24 - Art Rock
Replies: 25
Views: 9129

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #24 - Art Rock

1. The Velvet Underground
2. Pink Floyd
3. Wire
4. Radiohead
5. Frank Zappa

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Mar 07, 2012 2:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1
Replies: 24
Views: 6715

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1

For those who like Lift Yr Skinny Fists, try out the album that inspired it, Sountracks for the Blind by the Swans. It's got the same eerie vocal samples, mindblowing crescendos, and daunting length, but is much more of a varied and complete experience. Swans - The Sound Thanks Jackson - will check...
by Brad
Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #23 - Glam
Replies: 24
Views: 7371

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #23 - Glam

Henry wrote:1. Queen
2. David Bowie
Henry, you broke the string of all #1 Bowie votes so far! (must be his VU connection...)
by Brad
Wed Mar 07, 2012 3:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #23 - Glam
Replies: 24
Views: 7371

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #23 - Glam

1. David Bowie
2. T. Rex
3. Lou Reed
4. New York Dolls
5. Queen
by Brad
Tue Mar 06, 2012 2:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1
Replies: 24
Views: 6715

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1

1. Led Zeppelin - Houses Of The Holy Ugh, I hate doing this, but as great as the Godspeed LP is (top 3 of decade?), it runs up against a powerhouse in Houses Of The Holy. Godspeed was my pick, so know that this is agonizing for me (especially as the first match of the first round!). 2. Red Hot Chili...
by Brad
Tue Mar 06, 2012 3:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #22 - Rap
Replies: 21
Views: 9518

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #22 - Rap

1. OutKast
2. Kanye West
3. Wu-Tang Clan
4. Jay-Z
5. KRS-One

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 05, 2012 4:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #21 - Jazz
Replies: 25
Views: 8346

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #21 - Jazz

1. Thelonious Monk
2. John Coltrane
3. Miles Davis
4. Charles Mingus
5. Duke Ellington

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1
Replies: 24
Views: 6715

Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.1

Time to kick this thing off! Below are the match-ups for this week. Vote for your favorite. Anyone may vote, provided they have listened to both albums! Comments not required, but certainly encouraged. And here we go: 1. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Lift Yr. Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven vs....