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by Romain
Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 38592

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Thanks to you Honorio and to the others... I now have lots of ideas for my thread:-) A good bunch of new and old songs and artists. I'm profundly happy to see Emilie Simon who never have the success she deserve, notably with this album, Vegetal, which is a marvel. Dan, if you can, for Barbara, liste...
by Romain
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.36
Replies: 10
Views: 4100

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.36

Devandra Banhart - Now All Gone
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GnueV_p6fuc
by Romain
Thu Oct 31, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Maurice Jarre - Ghost - 1990 - OST Wikipédia: Maurice-Alexis Jarre (French: [ʒaʁ]; 13 September 1924 – 28 March 2009) was a French composer and conductor, "one of the giants of 20th-century film music" who was "among the most sought-after composers in the movie industry" and "a creator of both subt...
by Romain
Thu Oct 31, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Thu Oct 31, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 38592

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Conté, Brie, Camembert ! Selles-Sur-Cher ? Tomes de Savoie ? This is a good quizz too :-)

The house look magnificient Olivier.

And Nassim, I don't konw why, I thought you were much younger. :-)
by Romain
Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Jesus Is King
Replies: 29
Views: 7845

Re: Kanye West - Jesus Is King

It's strange, for me, it's the first time I really find something listenable by this guy Whaaa! That's like saying Slow Train Coming was Bob Dylan's first listenable album :( In all seriousness, it's understandable if you're not really a fan of his music. While he's one of my favorite artists (base...
by Romain
Wed Oct 30, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Jesus Is King
Replies: 29
Views: 7845

Re: Kanye West - Jesus Is King

It's strange, for me, it's the first time I really find something listenable by this guy (except the autotune abominations like "Everythung we need") the five first songs are really good.

I think it's a very very very bad sign for him.
by Romain
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 180
Views: 61275

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

285. Super700 – S.t.t.s.m.c. (Somebody Tried to Steal My Car) A typical "middle" song for me. 5/10 286. Pernice Brothers – The Ballad of Bjorn Borg Beautiful voice and good orchestration but a lack of something. 6/10 287. Elliott Smith – Christian Brothers I find some of Elliott Smith's songs subli...
by Romain
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 38592

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

spiritualized wrote:
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:05 am

It was truly an excellent evening !
Bravo for elles !

And how did you convince two young girls to come and participate in a karaoke with a bunch of old gizmo that only knows prehistoric songs?
by Romain
Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 38592

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Believe it or not, but Moonbeam had tonsillitis during the weekend. He could hardly speak when we met him and would probably have stayed in bed if it wasn’t for our company. But at the karaoke place he miraculously found the strength to go on stage no less than three times! There's no way Moonbeam ...
by Romain
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Akhenaton - Pousse au milieu des cactus, ma rancœur - 1997 Rap, Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop Album: Sad Hill (RYM: 3.21/5) Wikipédia: Philippe Fragione (Italian: [fradʒone]), better known by his stage name Akhenaton (born 17 September 1968, Marseille), is a French rapper and hip hop producer of Ital...
by Romain
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 38592

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Montpellier meeting - Introduction When I released this website in 2001, it had a forum that hardly anyone visited, or knew about. I could never have guessed that it would eventually become this amazing community of people. And not only in this friendly online space, but in real life. I am sure tha...
by Romain
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Quarter-Finals
Replies: 29
Views: 7098

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Quarter-Finals

1. Grimes - Art Angels
2. Pink Floyd - Animals
3. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge
4. Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku


Too bad for the Velvet ! (and for Colin Stetson too)
by Romain
Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Yves Montand - Les grands boulevards - 1951 Chanson. Wikipédia: Ivo Livi, better known as Yves Montand (French pronunciation: ​[iv mɔ̃tɑ̃]; 13 October 1921 – 9 November 1991), was an French actor and singer. Montand was born Ivo Livi in Monsummano Terme, Italy, to Giovanni Livi, a broom manufacture...
by Romain
Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 27
Views: 7734

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 6

Only easy choices this week.

Beach House - Space Song
Majical Clouds - Downtown
Erykah Badu - Hello
Car Seat Headrest - Vincent
Parquet Courts - Human Performance
Maxwell - Lake By the Ocean
Blood Orange - Augustine
Pass.
by Romain
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 102
Views: 38592

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Oh yeah baby!
Was there a shoe throw this year?
by Romain
Fri Oct 25, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Isabelle Antena - Le poisson des mers du sud - 1988 - Jazz Sophisti-Pop, Jazz Pop, Bossa nova, Vocal Jazz Wikipédia: Isabelle Antena is a pioneer of bossa nova and samba-inflected nu jazz and electropop. She was a founding member of 1980s French-Belgian synthpop trio Antena, and in the 1990s led an...
by Romain
Fri Oct 25, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Wed Oct 23, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Chassol - Odissi - 2013 Downtempo, Sound Collage, Modern Classical, Art Pop Album: Indiamore (RYM: 3.44/5) Wiki DeepL translate Christophe Chassol, known as Chassol, is a French composer and musician, born in France in 1976. He studied at the Paris Conservatory and at the Berklee College of Music i...
by Romain
Wed Oct 23, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Tue Oct 22, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.2
Replies: 22
Views: 5013

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.2

1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles
2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B.
3. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge
4. The Sound - Jeopardy

A strong week.
by Romain
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Léo Ferré - C'est extra - 1969 Chanson à texte Album: L'Eté 68 (RYM: 3.81/5) Wikipédia: Léo Ferré (24 August 1916 – 14 July 1993) was a French-born Monégasque poet and composer, and a dynamic and controversial live performer, whose career in France dominated the years after the Second World War unt...
by Romain
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1
Replies: 27
Views: 8611

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1

1. Blur - 13
2. The Velvet Underground - VU
3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges
4. I really don't know: pass.

A really solid week.
by Romain
Mon Oct 21, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.34
Replies: 13
Views: 4518

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.34

by Romain
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 180
Views: 61275

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

272. Q-Tip – Vivrant Thing 2/10 Nothing to say. 273. The Association – Along Comes Mary 7/10 I like this music and I continue to discovering little wonders like this. 274. The Gun Club – Fire Spirit 6/10 275. Fucked Up – Running On Nothing In a genre I don't understand, this one looks pretty good t...
by Romain
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 5
Replies: 29
Views: 8641

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 5

Ought - Today More Than Any Other Day I like Royksopp and Robyn but Ought is the best discovery for me for the moment. First Aid Kit - Stay Gold SBTRKT ft. Ezra Koenig - NEW DORP. NEW YORK Preoccupations - Continental Shelf blur - Ong Ong Ezra Furman - Restless Year Destroyer - Times Square Pass. Th...
by Romain
Sun Oct 20, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 54
Views: 20037

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

I can't imagine a worse result. I clearly don't live on the same planet as them! But it reflects quite well the year-end lists of this decade on AM. Overall, 70% of this ranking is composed of songs that I don't know by a majority of artists that I don't know well, but that's what I've been seeing ...
by Romain
Fri Oct 18, 2019 7:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Franck Pourcel - Chariot - 1961 Wikipédia: Franck Pourcel (14 August 1913 – 12 November 2000) was a French composer, arranger and conductor of popular music and classical music. Born in Marseille on 11 August 1913, Pourcel started learning the violin at the age of six. Later, Pourcel studied violin...
by Romain
Fri Oct 18, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

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by Romain
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Petula Clark - La gadoue - 1966 Wikipédia: Petula Clark, CBE (born Sally Olwen Clark, 15 November 1932) is a British singer, actress and composer whose career spans eight decades. Clark's professional career began as an entertainer during World War II on BBC Radio. During the 1950s she started reco...
by Romain
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

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by Romain
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Gong - Fohat digs holes in space - 1971 Canterbury Scene, Space Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Progressive Rock, Jazz-Rock, Jazz Fusion Album: Camembert Electrique (RYM: 3.75/5) Wikipédia: Gong are an international progressive rock band that incorporates elements of jazz and space rock into their musical ...
by Romain
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

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by Romain
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 28
Views: 11847

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4

Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow

Sigur Ros - Brennisteinn

Daft Punk - Giorgio by Moroder

Daft Punk feat. Julian Casablancas - Instant Crush

Nils Frahm - Says

Pass

The Notwist - Kong

Swans - A Little God in My Hands
by Romain
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

L'Épée - Springfield 61 - 2019 Psychedelic Rock, Neo-Psychedelia, Garage Rock, Dream Pop Album: Diabolique (RYM: 3.29/5) The debut album release from L'Epee, the band of Emmanuelle Seigner (Ultra Orange & Emmanuelle), Anton Newcombe (The Brian Jonestown Massacre), Lionel and Marie Liminana (The Lim...
by Romain
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

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by Romain
Tue Oct 08, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 12512

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles vs . 2. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel... Hard hard hard... two excellent albums, very different but my rediscovery of Echo and the Bunnymen in ths game leads me to vote for them. 3. Pink Floyd - Animals vs. 5. Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella Once again; tw...
by Romain
Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 180
Views: 61275

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

264. T-Bone Walker – Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday Is Just As Bad) Of course it's excellent. A magnificent blues and a superb voice. 8/10 265. Joni Mitchell – My Old Man My feminine Dylan 4/10 266. Ben Folds Five - Underground Well, this thing is funny, I don't know if they're trying to be ser...
by Romain
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 74669

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

250. John Parr – St. Elmo’s Fire (Man in Motion) Too much cheezy. 3.5/10 251. The Nits - Nescio A little lack a variety in this song 5/10 252. Ultramagnetic MC’s – Travelling at the Speed of Thought (Hip House Club Mix) I think I prefer this old rap to recent productions... but it's still not a thi...
by Romain
Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 17089

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3

Julia Holter - Marienbad

Pass.

Hot Chip - Motion Sickness

Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You

Lana Del Rey - Ride

My Blood Valentine - Only Tomorrow

Nick Cave - Higgs Boson Blues

David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
by Romain
Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 9608

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

1. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever
2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B.
3. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge
4. Bee Gees - Bee Gees' 1st
by Romain
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Gabriel Pierné - Sérénade op.7 - 1879 - Classical Wikipédia: Henri Constant Gabriel Pierné (16 August 1863 – 17 July 1937) was a French composer, conductor, and organist. Gabriel Pierné was born in Metz in 1863. His family moved to Paris after Metz and part of Lorraine were annexed to Germany in 18...
by Romain
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

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by Romain
Sun Sep 29, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 40
Views: 16715

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2

TV on the Radio - Will Do
Chairlift - Amanaemonesia
Pass
Wilco - Art of Almost
The Roots - Make My
Oneohtrix Point Never - Replica
The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling
Chvrches - Lies
by Romain
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

François Béranger - Tranche de vie - 1970 Chanson, Chanson à texte, Singer/Songwriter Album: Tranhce de vie (RYM: 3.01/5) Wikipédia (DeepL translate) François Marie Béranger, born on August 28, 1937 in Amilly (Loiret) and died on October 14, 2003 in Sauve (Gard), is a French libertarian singer-song...
by Romain
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: France - One song per day.
Replies: 2047
Views: 769416

Re: France - One song per day.

Next song.
by Romain
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 11401

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

Controversial opinion: 13 and The Colour and the Shape are the two worst albums left for round 3. I really can't get what other people hear in the horrible mess of the first .... EXcept the incredible songs, the perfect sound and the beauty of the melodies? I don't know :-) Young team and 13 are my...