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by Brad
Fri May 24, 2013 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

The one-line declarations are hysterically funny! Top 33 (rpm) 14. Prince and The Revolution - Purple Rain 15. Nina Simone - Little Girl Blue 16. The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead 17. Love - Forever Changes 18. The Zombies - Odessey and Oracle 19. The Beatles - Abbey Road 20. Marvin Gaye - What's Going...
by Brad
Thu May 23, 2013 11:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

Bo Diddley - Bo Diddley 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. 12. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced? 13. Radiohead - OK Computer 16. David Bowie - The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars 20. The Beatles - Abbey Road 31. Led ...
by Brad
Wed May 22, 2013 11:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

Eminem- The Marshall Mathers LP 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. 12. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced? 13. Radiohead - OK Computer 16. David Bowie - The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars 20. The Beatles - Abbey Road ...
by Brad
Wed May 22, 2013 1:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

I'm confused... how did Pet Sounds get back in (and on the list twice?)?
by Brad
Mon May 20, 2013 2:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

I'll hit my quota with the first Moderately Acclaimed winner: Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea 2. The Beatles - Revolver 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. 12. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced? 13. Radiohead - OK Computer 15....
by Brad
Mon May 20, 2013 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.12
Replies: 14
Views: 4647

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.12

Round 1.12 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = May 27th at 10am EST Match-ups: 1. The Gun Club - Fire Of Love vs. Minor Threat - Out Of Step 2. Why? - Al...
by Brad
Mon May 20, 2013 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11
Replies: 20
Views: 5581

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11

Results 14 total voters: Billy Brad DaveC Greg Honorio jamieW Jirin kingoftonga Michel Nassim nicolas PlasticRam sonofsamiam Stephan Winners: 1. R.E.M. - New Adventures In Hi-Fi over Aztec Camera - High Land, Hard Rain 7-3 2. Fela Kuti - Confusion over Faust - Faust IV 8-5 3. Swans - Soundtracks Fo...
by Brad
Sun May 19, 2013 10:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

adding The Zombies - Odessey and Oracle 2. The Beatles - Revolver 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. 12. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced? 13. Radiohead - OK Computer 15. Van Morrison - Astral Weeks 16. David Bowie - The Rise and Fall of Ziggy...
by Brad
Sun May 19, 2013 2:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11
Replies: 20
Views: 5581

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11

23 - 1/2 hours left to vote in this round!
by Brad
Sun May 19, 2013 2:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

94. Van Morrison - Moondance 2. The Beatles - Revolver 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. 12. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced? 13. Radiohead - OK Computer 15. Van Morrison - Astral Weeks 16. David Bowie - The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust ...
by Brad
Sat May 18, 2013 1:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

35. Talking Heads - Remain in Light 2. The Beatles - Revolver 5. The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 7. Bob Dylan - Blonde on Blonde 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. 11. Bob Dylan - Highway 61 Revisited 12. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are ...
by Brad
Fri May 17, 2013 5:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 96440

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

38. U2 - The Joshua Tree 2. The Beatles - Revolver 3. Nirvana - Nevermind 4. The Velvet Underground & Nico - The Velvet Underground & Nico 5. The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 7. Bob Dylan - Blonde on Blonde 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St...
by Brad
Fri May 17, 2013 5:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11
Replies: 20
Views: 5581

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11

My picks: 1. Aztec Camera - High Land, Hard Rain vs. R.E.M. - New Adventures In Hi-Fi I had forgotten how good Aztec Camera was. 2. Faust - Faust IV vs. Fela Kuti - Confusion 3. Swans - Soundtracks For The Blind vs. !!! - Myth Takes Especially loved !!!'s Bend Over Beethoven, but Swans' offering is ...
by Brad
Mon May 13, 2013 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11
Replies: 20
Views: 5581

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.11

Round 1.11 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = May 20th at 10am EST Match-ups: 1. Aztec Camera - High Land, Hard Rain vs. R.E.M. - New Adventures In Hi-F...
by Brad
Mon May 13, 2013 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10
Replies: 20
Views: 5649

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10

Results 14 total voters: Billy Brad DaveC Greg Henrik Henry Honorio jamieW Jirin kingoftonga Michel Nassim nicolas Stephan Winners: 1. Flaming Lips - Embryonic over Clipse - Hell Hath No Fury 8-3 2. Todd Rundgren - Todd over Joe Satriani - Surfing With The Alien 9-3 3. Nina Simone - Wild Is The Win...
by Brad
Mon May 13, 2013 2:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10
Replies: 20
Views: 5649

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10

12 more hours to vote!
by Brad
Fri May 10, 2013 5:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10
Replies: 20
Views: 5649

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10

My picks: 1. Flaming Lips - Embryonic over Clipse - Hell Hath No Fury 2. Todd Rundgren - Todd over Joe Satriani - Surfing With The Alien 3. Nina Simone - Wild Is The Wind over Kings Of Convenience - Quiet Is The New Loud 4. Hank Williams - Moanin' The Blues over Compay Segundo - Yo Vengo Aqui Thanks!
by Brad
Mon May 06, 2013 7:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10
Replies: 20
Views: 5649

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10

HRS wrote:The United States of America :D
And we have a winner!

Thanks HRS!
by Brad
Mon May 06, 2013 2:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10
Replies: 20
Views: 5649

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.10

Round 1.10 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = May 13th at 10am EST Match-ups: 1. Flaming Lips - Embryonic vs. Clipse - Hell Hath No Fury 2. Todd Rundgren...
by Brad
Mon May 06, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9
Replies: 18
Views: 5860

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9

Results 13 total voters: Brad DaveC Greg Henrik Henry Honorio jamieW Jirin kingoftonga Michel nicolas PlasticRam Stephan Winners: 1. The United States Of America - The United States Of America vs. Fleetwood Mac - Fleetwood Mac (1975) TIE!!! 6-6 Next Vote Wins!!! 2. Camarón - La Leyenda del Tiempo o...
by Brad
Mon May 06, 2013 12:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9
Replies: 18
Views: 5860

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9

About 13 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Fri May 03, 2013 6:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9
Replies: 18
Views: 5860

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9

My picks: 1. The United States Of America - The United States Of America over Fleetwood Mac - Fleetwood Mac (1975) 2. Camarón - La Leyenda del Tiempo over Miles Davis - Ascenseur pour l'échafaud Two beautiful albums. Tough choice. 3. Mogwai - Mr. Beast over Bob Hund - Omslag: Martin Kann Really enjo...
by Brad
Tue Apr 30, 2013 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1982 Poll
Replies: 87
Views: 30320

Re: Songs and Albums of 1982 Poll

A pivotal music year for me personally My favorite Albums of 1982: 1 . Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Imperial Bedroom .... R.E.M. - Chronic Town [EP] (not eligible) 2 . Zero Boys - Vicious Circle 3 . X - Under The Big Black Sun 4 . The Clash - Combat Rock 5 . The Dream Syndicate - The Days Of W...
by Brad
Tue Apr 30, 2013 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1982 Poll
Replies: 87
Views: 30320

Re: Songs and Albums of 1982 Poll

My favorite Songs of 1982: 1 . R.E.M. - Gardening at Night 2 . Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Beyond Belief 3 . Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Pidgin English 4 . R.E.M. - Wolves, Lower 5 . R.E.M. - Carnival of Sorts (Box Cars) 6 . Kate Bush - Suspended In Gaffa 7 . Kate Bush - Sat In Your La...
by Brad
Mon Apr 29, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9
Replies: 18
Views: 5860

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.9

Round 1.9 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = May 6th at 10am EST Match-ups: 1. The United States Of America - The United States Of America vs. Fleetwood ...
by Brad
Mon Apr 29, 2013 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8
Replies: 17
Views: 5710

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8

Results 12 total voters: Billy Brad DaveC Greg Honorio jamieW Jirin kingoftonga Michel PlasticRam sonofsamiam Stephan Winners: 1. Japan - Tin Drum over 2Pac - All Eyez On Me 8-3 2. Jorge Ben - Africa Brazil over Wayne Shorter - Juju 7-4 3. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Yanqui U.X.O. over Spank Rock...
by Brad
Sun Apr 28, 2013 2:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8
Replies: 17
Views: 5710

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8

about 23 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Sat Apr 27, 2013 1:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8
Replies: 17
Views: 5710

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8

My Picks: 1. Japan - Tin Drum over 2Pac - All Eyez On Me I liked 2Pac more than I expected, making this pretty close, since Japan doesn't exactly blow me away. 2. Jorge Ben - Africa Brazil over Wayne Shorter - Juju Wayne got the "short" end of the stick here (sorry)... Africa Brasil is an all-out pa...
by Brad
Sat Apr 27, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Scott Miller (Game Theory, Loud Family)
Replies: 4
Views: 2056

Re: R.I.P. Scott Miller (Game Theory, Loud Family)

Wow. This one absolutely floors me. In my mind, one of the most under-appreciated songwriters of the last 30 years. I was fortunate to have had the opportunity to see Game Theory at JC Dobbs in Philly in the late '80's on the "Two Steps" tour - sheer pop genius with such passion... Miller was a supe...
by Brad
Wed Apr 24, 2013 5:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules Monday Returns!
Replies: 60
Views: 19050

Re: Random Rules Monday Returns!

Thanks and Welcome, DocBrown!
by Brad
Mon Apr 22, 2013 2:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8
Replies: 17
Views: 5710

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8

Whoops! My fault... corrected!
by Brad
Mon Apr 22, 2013 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8
Replies: 17
Views: 5710

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.8

Round 1.8 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are strongly encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = April 29th at 10am EST Match-ups: 1. 2Pac - All Eyez On Me vs. Japan - Tin Drum 2. Jorge Ben - Afr...
by Brad
Mon Apr 22, 2013 2:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7
Replies: 23
Views: 5983

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7

Results 13 total voters: Brad DaveC Greg Henry Honorio jamieW Jirin kingoftonga Michel Nassim nicolas PlasticRam Stephan Winners: 1. Bob Dylan - The Times, They Are A-Changin' over Thin Lizzy - Jailbreak 8-4 2. Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Volume II over Scritti Politti - Cupid & Psyche 85 6...
by Brad
Mon Apr 22, 2013 1:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7
Replies: 23
Views: 5983

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7

Country doesn't stand a chance here. Except maybe Johnny Cash. For what it's worth, I've discovered a lot of good country music through the Moderately Acclaimed matchups. Guy Clark's Old No. 1 and Townes van Zandt's Live at the Old Quarter are two favorites that immediately come to mind. I enjoyed ...
by Brad
Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7
Replies: 23
Views: 5983

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7

I'm surprised to see how well Aphex Twin is doing. I've never understood his appeal, every album by them I've heard seems to me like a bunch of tedious emotionless droning. I do enjoy the Aphex Twin album, even if it will never be on my frequent-listen list. That's more than I can say for Cupid & P...
by Brad
Fri Apr 19, 2013 9:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7
Replies: 23
Views: 5983

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7

My Picks: 1. Thin Lizzy - Jailbreak over Bob Dylan - The Times, They Are A-Changin' 2. Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Volume II over Scritti Politti - Cupid & Psyche 85 3. Yellow Magic Orchestra - Solid State Survivor over Steve Earle - The Mountain 4. Dead Man's Bones - Dead Man's Bones over L...
by Brad
Mon Apr 15, 2013 2:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7
Replies: 23
Views: 5983

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.7

Round 1.7 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are strongly encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = April 22nd at 10am EST Match-ups: 1. Thin Lizzy - Jailbreak vs. Bob Dylan - The Times, They Are A-C...
by Brad
Mon Apr 15, 2013 2:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6
Replies: 21
Views: 6426

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6

Results 13 Total Voters: Brad DaveC Greg Honorio jamieW Jirin kingoftonga Michel Nassim PlasticRam Romain sonofsamiam Stephan Winners: 1. Four Tet - Rounds over Albert King - Born Under A Bad Sign 9-3 2. Donovan - Sunshine Superman over Meat Puppets - Up On The Sun 7-4 3. Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4 ...
by Brad
Sun Apr 14, 2013 1:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6
Replies: 21
Views: 6426

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6

25 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Fri Apr 12, 2013 9:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6
Replies: 21
Views: 6426

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6

My picks:

1. Albert King - Born Under A Bad Sign vs. Four Tet - Rounds
2. Donovan - Sunshine Superman vs. Meat Puppets - Up On The Sun
3. Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4 vs. Swervedriver - Mezcal Head
4. Lilys - The 3 Way vs. Tarwater - Silur

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6
Replies: 21
Views: 6426

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6

Jirin - It should be two words: Mezcal Head, and it is on spotify US (i'd link to it but i'm too dumb to figure out how).
by Brad
Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6
Replies: 21
Views: 6426

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.6

Round 1.6 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are strongly encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = April 15th at 10am EST Match-ups: 1. Albert King - Born Under A Bad Sign vs. Four Tet - Rounds 2. ...
by Brad
Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 6716

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5

Results 16 total voters: Billy Brad DaveC Greg Henrik Henry Honorio HRS Jirin kingoftonga Michel Nassim nicolas sonofsamiam Stephan PlasticRam Winners: 1. Elvis Costello - King Of America over Sugar - Copper Blue 12-0 2. Tom Waits - Blue Valentine over Foo Fighters - The Colour And The Shape 13-2 3...
by Brad
Sun Apr 07, 2013 4:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 6716

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5

Thanks HRS... Cesaria wins!

about 22 hours left to vote for this week's matchups!
by Brad
Fri Apr 05, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 6716

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5

My Picks: 1. Elvis Costello - King Of America over Sugar - Copper Blue Copper Blue is my favorite non-Husker Mould effort, but it's not enough to beat Elvis. Saw both these bands on their respective tours for these albums, incidentally. 2. Tom Waits - Blue Valentine over Foo Fighters - The Colour An...
by Brad
Wed Apr 03, 2013 3:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1982
Replies: 36
Views: 10925

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1982

My favorite song, ever:
http://youtu.be/S9WMncHTtEI
by Brad
Tue Apr 02, 2013 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 6716

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5

Reminder - there is also an outstanding overtime match-up from Round 1.4:
2. Miossec - Boire vs. Cesária Évora - Miss Perfumado

Both are available via Spotify.

Next vote wins!
by Brad
Mon Apr 01, 2013 2:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 6716

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.5

Round 1.5 Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as he or she has heard both albums! Comments are strongly encouraged but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = April 8th at 10am EST Matchups: 1. Sugar - Copper Blue vs. Elvis Costello - King Of America 2. Foo ...