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by Romain
Mon May 21, 2012 9:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Storytelling (spoken word) songs
Replies: 20
Views: 7936

Re: Storytelling songs

Serge Gainsbourg come immediatly to my mind when you talking about "Talk-Over". Two of his greatest albums are composed by a lot of "talk-over" songs. "L'histoire de Melody Nelson" with songs like : Melody, Cargo Culte or l'Hôtel Particulier http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GSOMjM1AY5Y And "L'homme à ...
by Romain
Fri May 18, 2012 7:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

I'm trying to decide if I just hate the music trends right now or if I'm losing touch. I really hope I'm not losing touch with music, I swore that would never happen, and usually that only happens if you stop paying attention. But, this year is a big pile of garbage. Just awful, like 100X worse tha...
by Romain
Tue May 15, 2012 10:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Western Europe (Part 1)
Replies: 17
Views: 6634

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Western Europe (Part 1)

Echooooo....echooooooo...echooooooooooooooo ;-)
by Romain
Tue May 15, 2012 9:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Western Europe (Part 1)
Replies: 17
Views: 6634

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Western Europe (Part 1)

Bracket 4.3.1 Taxi Girl - Cherchez le garçon Ahhhh my young days..... Bracket 4.3.2 Charles Trenet - La Mer The hardest bracket of the game. Two classics. Sorry Jacques. Bracket 4.3.3 Benjamin Biolay - Brandt Rhapsodie One of the best French song since a long time. Bracket 4.3.4 Georges Brassens - L...
by Romain
Tue May 15, 2012 9:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11
Replies: 23
Views: 6723

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11

1. Tim Buckley - Goodbye and Hello 2. Dungen - Ta Det Lugnt This album deserve to be a lot more know. The first song is totally awesome and simply one of the best song of the last decade for me. 3. Queen - A Day at the Races Not their best album but some good songs. 4. Jacques Dutronc - Et moi, et m...
by Romain
Thu May 10, 2012 8:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

New album : The Maccabees - Given to the Wild What a good album! If you want to listen a good Coldplay album, wit ha little bit of SIgur Ros in, this album is make for you. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HaW5alLnC0&ob=av2e Now : Lambchop - Mr. M 9/10 The Maccabees - Given to the Wild 9/10 Andrew Bi...
by Romain
Thu May 03, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1992 song and album poll tie-breaker
Replies: 33
Views: 9089

Re: 1992 song and album poll tie-breaker

1) album
Los Lobos - KIko
2) songs
Pavement - Here
by Romain
Sun Apr 29, 2012 7:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992
Replies: 120
Views: 40858

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

Weak yar for album. Albums : 1. Noir Désir - Tostaky 2. R.E.M. - Automatic For The People 3. Pavement - Slanted & Enchanted 4. Prince - O(+> 5. Keziah Jones - Blufunk Is Fact 6. Arthur H - Bachibouzouk 7. Spiritualized - Lazer Guided Melodies 8. Khaled - Khaled 9. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Henry's...
by Romain
Sat Apr 28, 2012 6:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.8
Replies: 20
Views: 5446

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.8

1. Queens of the Stone Age - Rated R
2. Steely Dan - The Royal Scam
3. Jorge Ben - A Tábua de Esmeralda
4. Ben Harper - Fight for Your Mind

1, 2 and 4 are really good albums. I wish to see them pass this round.
by Romain
Wed Apr 25, 2012 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: CHAMPIONSHIP
Replies: 28
Views: 8631

Re: UMT 2012: CHAMPIONSHIP

The Rolling Stones

By far !
by Romain
Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Final 4
Replies: 29
Views: 8843

Re: UMT 2012: Final 4

Prince
The Beatles
by Romain
Mon Apr 23, 2012 8:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Elite 8
Replies: 28
Views: 9141

Re: UMT 2012: Elite 8

Yuck
Prince
David Bowie
The Beatles
by Romain
Fri Apr 20, 2012 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Sweet 16
Replies: 25
Views: 7783

Re: UMT 2012: Sweet 16

U2
The Who
R.E.M.
Prince
David Bowie
The Rolling Stones
Led Zeppelin
The Beatles
by Romain
Fri Apr 20, 2012 4:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.7
Replies: 20
Views: 4816

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.7

1. Wire - 154 vs. Todd Rundgren but I love al ot A wizard a true star.
2. Chicago - Chicago Transit Authority
3. Tom Petty - Wildflowers
by Romain
Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of (33) #2
Replies: 27
Views: 7844

Re: UMT 2012: Round of (33) #2

David Bowie
Arcade Fire
The Rolling Stones
Jimi Hendrix
Led Zeppelin
The Clash
The Beatles
The Kinks
by Romain
Wed Apr 18, 2012 8:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of (33) #1
Replies: 34
Views: 11108

Re: UMT 2012: Round of (33) #1

Pink Floyd
Radiohead
The Who
Stevie Wonder
R.E.M.
Nirvana
Prince
The Cure
by Romain
Tue Apr 17, 2012 5:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #4
Replies: 27
Views: 7327

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #4

Led Zeppelin
Miles Davis
Bob Marley
The Clash
The Beatles
Simon & Garfunkel
The Kinks (hard choice)
James Brown
by Romain
Mon Apr 16, 2012 6:01 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the '70s: 1974
Replies: 23
Views: 8766

Re: Films of the '70s: 1974

Andre wrote: English Wikipedia says 1974 on Monthy Python page and 1975 on movie page
German Wikipedia syas 1975 on Monthy Python page and 1974 on movie page
.
Hahahaha, and in the French one, it's : "Fetchez la vache"
by Romain
Mon Apr 16, 2012 9:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #3
Replies: 25
Views: 7895

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #3

David Bowie
Queen
Lou Reed
Ray Charles
The Rolling Stones
Beck
The White Stripes
Jimi Hendrix
by Romain
Sun Apr 15, 2012 7:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

New album : Dr. John - Locked Down For those who want to listen a good ""Tom Waits"" album, the last Dr. John is excellent. Now : Lambchop - Mr. M 9/10 Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself 8,5/10 Field Music - Plumb 8,5/10 Mark Lanegan Band - Blues Funeral 8,5/10 Django Django - S/t 8,5/10 Tindersticks -...
by Romain
Sat Apr 14, 2012 6:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2
Replies: 44
Views: 12853

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2

"King of America" is pretty well but I prefer "Armed Force", "Imperial Bedroom" and "Blood and Chocolate" which are my three favorite albums by Costello.
The last one contain the most beautiful song of Elvis : "I Want You".
by Romain
Fri Apr 13, 2012 3:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

The new video for "The Shoes" is really good.
The "real" song begin at 2:00
by Romain
Fri Apr 13, 2012 6:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2
Replies: 44
Views: 12853

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2

Oasis
The Smiths
Nirvana
Johnny Cash
Prince
Elvis Costello
The Police
The Cure
by Romain
Thu Apr 12, 2012 8:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

New album : Lambchop - Mr. M Eleven songs, eleven diamonds. And I change the "note" of Mark Lanegan. His albul is better with every listen. Now : Lambchop - Mr. M 9/10 Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself 8,5/10 Field Music - Plumb 8,5/10 Mark Lanegan Band - Blues Funeral 8,5/10 Django Django - S/t 8,5/1...
by Romain
Thu Apr 12, 2012 5:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #1
Replies: 34
Views: 10039

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #1

Van Morrison
Pink Floyd
The Velvet Underground
Radiohead
The Who
Marvin Gaye
Stevie Wonder
Pass
by Romain
Wed Apr 11, 2012 12:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Are there EOY lists (songs) from 2009 from these sources?
Replies: 7
Views: 5243

Re: Are there EOY lists (songs) from 2009 from these sources

For Pop News , I only find albums lists for 2003,2002, 2001, 2000 and 1999. http://www.popnews.com/popnews/2003/2 http://www.popnews.com/popnews/2002/2 http://www.popnews.com/popnews/2001/2 http://www.popnews.com/popnews/2000/2 http://www.popnews.com/popnews/1999/2 Nothing for songs lists. It's Mown...
by Romain
Wed Apr 11, 2012 6:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #8
Replies: 29
Views: 7696

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #8

The Beatles (295)
Sly & The Family Stone (120)
Curtis Mayfield (84)
Simon & Garfunkel (163)
The Kinks (169)
Depeche Mode (138)
The Flaming Lips (102)
James Brown (170)
by Romain
Tue Apr 10, 2012 8:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.6
Replies: 17
Views: 4816

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.6

1. Pass for the moment
2. The White Stripes - Get Behind me Satan (my favorite album by them)
3. Cat Stevens - Teaser and the Firecat
4. Pass for the moment
by Romain
Tue Apr 10, 2012 8:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #7
Replies: 28
Views: 10548

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #7

Led Zeppelin (266)
Black Sabbath (101)
Metallica (136)
Miles Davis (169)
Bob Marley (178)
Frank Sinatra (130)
Van Halen (100)
The Clash (233)
by Romain
Mon Apr 09, 2012 12:43 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the '70s: 1974
Replies: 23
Views: 8766

Re: Films of the '70s: 1974

For the Monty Python, the question is important. Here is my list for 1974 (the weakest year of the seventies for me). The films are very good...but they are few. 1. The Godfather, part II (Francis Ford Coppola) 2. Chinatown (Roman Polanski) 3. Vincent, François, Paul... et les autres (Claude Sautet)...
by Romain
Mon Apr 09, 2012 6:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #6
Replies: 40
Views: 11954

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #6

The Rolling Stones (304)
Portishead (91)
Beck (130)
Pass
The Doors (140)
The White Stripes (127)
Bjork (107)
Jimi Hendrix (223)
by Romain
Sat Apr 07, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the '70s: 1973
Replies: 23
Views: 11488

Re: Films of the '70s: 1973

A lot of these films are rocked my childhood....sigh. The first one, is an all time favorite, maybe the second most seen movie of my life after "The good, the bad and the ugly". A good film, I don't know, but a film I love, for sure. 1. Il mio nome è Nessuno (My name is Nobody)(Tonino Valerii et Ser...
by Romain
Fri Apr 06, 2012 6:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5
Replies: 55
Views: 16060

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5

David Bowie (235)
Ray Charles (93)
Queen (109)
PJ Harvey (112)
Arcade Fire (135)
Chuck Berry (84)
Lou Reed (99) The hardest game since the beginning of the game.
Elvis Presley (146)
by Romain
Thu Apr 05, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your favorite albums of 2012 - Spring edition
Replies: 7
Views: 2666

Re: Your favorite albums of 2012 - Spring edition

1. Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself 8,5/10 2. Field Music - Plumb 8,5/10 3. Django Django - S/t 8,5/10 4. Tindersticks - Something Rain 8,5/10 5. Ewert and The Two Dragons - Good Man Down 8/10 6. Trailer Trash Tracys - Ester 8/10 7. Stuck in the sound - Pursuit 7,5/10 8. Skip the use Can be late 7,5/...
by Romain
Thu Apr 05, 2012 7:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #4
Replies: 33
Views: 9223

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #4

Prince (229)
Coldplay (80)
Elvis Costello (126)
Michael Jackson (130)
The Police (138)
Joy Division (105)
Peter Gabriel (99)
The Cure (211)
by Romain
Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3
Replies: 28
Views: 9911

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3

R.E.M. (274)
Blur (95)
The Replacements (78)
The Smiths (181)
Nirvana (195)
Pixies (152)
Sonic Youth (91)
Johnny Cash (242)
by Romain
Tue Apr 03, 2012 8:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2
Replies: 30
Views: 9549

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2

The Who (222)
The Smashing Pumpkins (91)
Pearl Jam (117)
Marvin Gaye (120)
Stevie Wonder (176)
Otis Redding (74)
John Lennon (77)
Aretha Franklin (64)
by Romain
Tue Apr 03, 2012 8:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 6478

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.5

1. Count Basie - Basie
2. Neu! - Neu! 75
3. Serge Gainsbourg - Aux armes et caetera
4. I have to listen both.
by Romain
Mon Apr 02, 2012 11:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #1
Replies: 25
Views: 7474

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #1

Roxy Music (58)
Tom Waits (126)
Pink Floyd (190)
Neil Young (216)
Leonard Cohen (67)
The Velvet Underground (190)
Talking Heads (178)
Radiohead (260)
by Romain
Fri Mar 30, 2012 5:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

New album : Field Music - Plumb A big discovery for me. A new Town http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0rTkQLLk9o Now : Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself 8,5/10 Field Music - Plumb 8,5/10 Django Django - S/t 8,5/10 Tindersticks - Something Rain 8,5/10 Ewert and The Two Dragons - Good Man Down 8/10 Trailer...
by Romain
Fri Mar 30, 2012 3:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #8
Replies: 28
Views: 8530

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #8

1 The Beatles
2 The Kinks
3 Sigur Ros
4 Depeche Mode
5 The Flaming Lips
6 Franz Ferdinand
7 Simon & Garfunkel
8 Curtis Mayfield
9 Cocteau Twins
10 James Brown

One of the biggest round.
by Romain
Thu Mar 29, 2012 8:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)
Replies: 19
Views: 8439

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 1 - Eastern Europe (Part 2)

Bracket 4.2.5
Marta Sebestyen - Harom Arva

Bracket 4.2.6
Romica Puceanu & Florea Cioaca - Era Zarzarii-nfloriti

Bracket 4.2.7
Yossele Rosenblatt - El Mole Rachmim (Fur Titanik)

Bracket 4.2.8
Goran Bregovic - Mesecina


With a huge love for Romica Puceanu & Florea Cioaca.
by Romain
Thu Mar 29, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #7
Replies: 29
Views: 9178

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #7

1 Miles Davis
2 Led Zeppelin
3 The Clash
4 Black Sabbath
5 Bob Marley
6 Louis Armstrong
7 The Specials
8 John Coltrane
9 Television
10 Metallica
by Romain
Thu Mar 29, 2012 8:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #6
Replies: 36
Views: 10757

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #6

Just one of my lemmings friend say : Oh noooo !
by Romain
Wed Mar 28, 2012 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

New album : Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself Magistal ! A marvelous album, the folk I love. The voice is incredible, warm music. For those who love Sufjan Stevens I think. Now : Andrew Bird - Break It Yourself 9/10 Ewert and The Two Dragons - Good Man Down 9/10 Django Django - S/t 8,5/10 Tindersticks...
by Romain
Wed Mar 28, 2012 7:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #6
Replies: 36
Views: 10757

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #6

1 The White Stripes
2 Beck
3 Jimi Hendrix
4 The Rolling Stones
5 Gorillaz
6 Bjork
7 The Doors
8 The Black Keys
9 Kraftwerk
10 Portishead
by Romain
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4
Replies: 14
Views: 4545

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.4

1. Keith Jarrett - The Koln Concert
2. Astor Piazzolla - Tango: Zero Hour
3. The Unicorns - Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone
4. Arvo Pärt - Tabula rasa
by Romain
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #5
Replies: 28
Views: 8450

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #5

1 David Bowie
2 Lou Reed
3 Belle and Sebastian
4 Arcade Fire
5 Sufjan Stevens
6 The Strokes
7 Ray Charles
8 Elvis Presley
9 Little Richard
10 Queen
by Romain
Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #4
Replies: 29
Views: 9273

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #4

1 Prince
2 XTC
3 Elvis Costello
4 Joy Division
5 The Cure
6 Peter Gabriel
7 Blondie
8 Michael Jackson
9 The Police
10 Amy Winehouse
11 Raphael Saadiq
by Romain
Fri Mar 23, 2012 6:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 82199

Re: Albums of 2012

New albums : Skip the use - Can be late Ghost http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-rblfEWp-0c Give me your life http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=3LZu9uMttDA#! And Tindersticks - Something Rain http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=6I2wf-JQ-XI http://www.youtube.com/...