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by Romain
Thu Mar 14, 2013 6:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.2
Replies: 23
Views: 6698

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.2

1. Manu Chao - Clandestino vs. Weezer - Pinkerton I never like Weezer. 2. The Psychedelic Furs - Talk Talk Talk vs. The Monks - Black Monk Time Ooch, hard choice here. Two of my three favorites albums of the week. I choose the first one because I think it has more chance to go far in this game. 3. T...
by Romain
Sun Mar 10, 2013 5:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.1
Replies: 18
Views: 5799

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.1

1. The Cure - The Head On The Door vs. Sigur Rós - ( ) My two favorites albums of the week, too bad they are together. 2. Low - Things We Lost In The Fire vs. Mogwai - Young Team I love a lot Mogwai. This one in particular. 4. Bohren & der Club of Gore - Black Earthvs. Ondatropica - Ondatropica One ...
by Romain
Thu Mar 07, 2013 1:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone Adds 14 New Immortals
Replies: 36
Views: 12953

Re: Rolling Stone Adds 14 New Immortals

Taylor Swift : I don't even know who is he Wait, really? It's hard for me to picture a world in which I had not heard of Taylor Swift (maybe being an American college student--a demographic in which Swift is probably the most popular artist--has something to do with it). Yes, like Phish, I just mak...
by Romain
Thu Mar 07, 2013 9:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone Adds 14 New Immortals
Replies: 36
Views: 12953

Re: Rolling Stone Adds 14 New Immortals

Hello, my choices :

Taylor Swift : I don't even know who is he
Kanye West : No
Arcade Fire : maybe
Pearl Jam : No
Lady Gaga : No
Beyoncé : No
Wilco : No
Rihanna : No
Green Day : No
The White Stripes : YES
The Roots : No
The Strokes : No
LCD Soundsystem : No
Phish : I don't even know who is he
by Romain
Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2013
Replies: 336
Views: 124640

Re: Albums of 2013

Allah-Las - Allah-Las 8/10 And another good new group who come to the 60's.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQmBdvzLiWU

The list :

Asaf Avidan - Different Pulses 9/10

Allah-Las - Allah-Las 8/10
Aline - Regarde Le Ciel 8/10
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - II 8/10

Granville - Les voiles 7/10
by Romain
Tue Feb 26, 2013 8:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2013
Replies: 336
Views: 124640

Re: Albums of 2013

I know this album was released in Israel in 2012 but in Europe, the release is only in 2013. Asaf Avidan - Different Pulses 9/10 The first big shock this year. What a voice! What a music! Goosebumpsin all my arms. Seriously, try to listen this incredible album. All the songs are excellent or at leas...
by Romain
Sun Feb 24, 2013 2:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2013
Replies: 336
Views: 124640

Re: Albums of 2013

My three first loving albums of this year :

Aline - Regarde Le Ciel 8/10 The Smith....but in French.
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - II 8/10 Not as good as the first album but very ejoyable.
Granville - Les voiles 7/10


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by Romain
Thu Feb 21, 2013 7:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1980 Poll
Replies: 86
Views: 34099

Re: Songs and Albums of 1980 Poll

Albums : 1. Prince - Dirty Mind 2. David Bowie - Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps) 3. Joy Division - Closer 4. Talking Heads - Remain In Light 5. Young Marble Giants - Colossal Youth 6. The Cure - Seventeen Seconds 7. Téléphone - Au cœur de la nuit 8. Kate Bush - Never for ever 9. Bernard Lavillier...
by Romain
Sun Feb 03, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation thread: 1980
Replies: 14
Views: 5348

Re: Recommendation thread: 1980

I orgot "Bernard Lavillies - O Gringo" with the song

"Stand The Ghetto"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCyT6qsFGCc
by Romain
Sun Feb 03, 2013 9:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation thread: 1980
Replies: 14
Views: 5348

Re: Recommendation thread: 1980

Some French recommendations for 1980 : Taxi Girls - Cherchez le Garçon is a very good album and song. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlIonLCnkg0 Trust - Antisocial http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxGXXgGgRWc Richard Gotainer - Primitif http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTEeWNl215Y Alain Bashung - Gaby, ...
by Romain
Thu Jan 31, 2013 4:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What was #1 on the day you were born?
Replies: 33
Views: 11686

Re: What was #1 on the day you were born?

I'm really sorry! Really really sorry!

UK: Mississippi - Pussycat
US: Disco Duck (part 1) - Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots
AUS: Dancing Queen - Abba
CAN: If You Leave Me Now - Chicago
GER: Daddy Cool - Boney M.
by Romain
Sun Jan 20, 2013 4:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 31173

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll

Once again, I discovered a marvellous 2012 album after I make my list. For those who love Antony & The Johnsons, take a look to : "The Irrepressibles - Nude". http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46yRzlRxzF0 A magnificient album : 8,5/10 for me. So Jackson, I change again my list in the second post of thi...
by Romain
Fri Jan 18, 2013 5:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What Albums Are You Looking Forward to in 2013?
Replies: 19
Views: 7715

Re: What Albums Are You Looking Forward to in 2013?

And a new album by Prince ! If I had Prince + Bowie this year, nothing else would matter. :music-guitarred: The first song for each artist are pretty excellent. Prince - Same Page Different Book http://www.jukebo.fr/3rd-eye-girl/clip,same-page-different-book,x5s8fp.html Bowie - Where are we now http...
by Romain
Wed Jan 16, 2013 5:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Song Poll
Replies: 50
Views: 16697

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Song Poll

Zut alors ! I forgot to put "Barbara Carlotti – L'Amour, l'Argent, le Vent" in my list.
Sonfsamiam, can you put this song in the 15th position in my list, please? And shift all my list?

Thanks.
by Romain
Sun Jan 13, 2013 12:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums #4 - The Draw
Replies: 23
Views: 7432

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums #4 - The Draw

Thanks HRS. A lot o superb albums isnt'it? I have ten favourites in all the bracket.
by Romain
Sun Jan 13, 2013 6:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums #4 - The Draw
Replies: 23
Views: 7432

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums #4 - The Draw

I don' t know why but Imissed the game this year. It's a shame.

Whatever if I had played, La Superbe was nominated thrice.


(And can't see the bracket????)
by Romain
Fri Jan 11, 2013 7:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic thread
Replies: 144
Views: 49662

Re: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic th

My real name is Romain (surprise!), French, 36, married with a delicious woman. I live near Lyon in the Isère county. My love of music is old but my love of rock/pop is more recent. For years, French songs and Classical music are the only music I listen. In 2001, with the discovery of Zyggy Stardust...
by Romain
Thu Jan 10, 2013 9:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Song Poll
Replies: 50
Views: 16697

Re: 2012 AMY EOY Song Poll

Hi Romain -- I am counting your top 10 currently, but your next unranked group has more than 40 songs in it. If you want to cut it to 40, I can include those and give them all the same points. Let me know if you want to do that, and what songs they would be! I do my best for making a top 50 : 1. Ki...
by Romain
Wed Jan 09, 2013 5:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates
Replies: 85
Views: 60781

Re: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates

But to me the biggest surprise of this spreadsheet is Coexist at 10. That album seemed to universally disappoint critics, and no one in the US even put it in their top 10. Yet through a bunch of mid-tier rankings and incredible showing internationally (seriously, number 3?), there it is. universall...
by Romain
Tue Jan 08, 2013 8:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What Albums Are You Looking Forward to in 2013?
Replies: 19
Views: 7715

Re: What Albums Are You Looking Forward to in 2013?

1) Bowie
2) Bowie
3) Bowie
4) Bowie
5) Hmmmmmmm.....Bowie !
by Romain
Tue Jan 08, 2013 7:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates
Replies: 85
Views: 60781

Re: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates

Gah. Anyone have an explanation as to how Lana del Rey is doing so well? I thought Born to Die was pretty roundly panned when it came out last year, but now I see it pulling ahead of much better albums, such as WIXIW and Locked Down , that received glowing reviews. Is Lana del Rey just more "hip" t...
by Romain
Mon Jan 07, 2013 8:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Song Poll
Replies: 50
Views: 16697

Re: 2012 AMY EOY Song Poll

OK, I will do this ..in some hours.
by Romain
Mon Jan 07, 2013 4:53 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / Pop News / Albums (France)
Replies: 5
Views: 3055

EOY 2012 / Pop News / Albums (France)

http://www.popnews.com/popnews/bilan-2012-les-tops-en-tous-genres Le top 10 de la rédaction : 1/ Beach House - Bloom 2/ Deerhoof - Breakup Song 3/ Phantom Buffalo - Tadaloora 4/ Grizzly Bear - Shields Dominique A - Vers les lueurs Sharon Van Etten - Tramp 5/ Alt-J - An Awesome Wave 6/ Islands - A Sl...
by Romain
Mon Jan 07, 2013 12:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Song Poll
Replies: 50
Views: 16697

Re: 2012 AMY EOY Song Poll

Here is my top 10 of the year : 1. King Tuff - Loser's Wall http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lr550zCLWoc 2. Electric Guest - Amber http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBG5z6d2ek0 3. Rover - Aqualast http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbvuknyfe3k 4. Captain Kid - We & I http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpgO6lhi3p...
by Romain
Sat Jan 05, 2013 10:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 7413

Re: Songs of 2012

Here is my top 10 of the year : 1. King Tuff - Loser's Wall http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lr550zCLWoc 2. Electric Guest - Amber http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBG5z6d2ek0 3. Rover - Aqualast http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbvuknyfe3k 4. Captain Kid - We & I http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpgO6lhi3p...
by Romain
Sat Jan 05, 2013 9:38 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / SWQW /Albums (France)
Replies: 3
Views: 2565

EOY 2012 / SWQW /Albums (France)

http://www.swqw.fr/focus/top-albums-2012.html It's the new name for " Musiques électroniques " TOP Expé. / Modern Classical / Ambient / Drone 20. Caught In The Wake Forever - Against a Simple Wooden Cross 19. Ian Hawgood - The Shattered Light 18. Empusae - Symbiosis 17. Talvihorros - And It Was So 1...
by Romain
Wed Jan 02, 2013 9:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates
Replies: 85
Views: 60781

Re: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates

Ok, thank you.

Oh, and be careful, "Les inrocks" published a new list with a top 20 of World, chansons, jazz.

HAve a good day.
by Romain
Wed Jan 02, 2013 6:54 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012: Les Inrocks (France)
Replies: 10
Views: 6403

Re: EOY 2012: Les Inrocks (France)

http://www.lesinrocks.com/2012/12/31/musique/nos-20-meilleurs-albums-world-jazz-et-chansons-de-2012-11336386/ They published a new list with world, jazz et chansons albums. 1. Lo’Jo - Cinéma el Mundo 2. Sílvia Pérez Cruz - 11 de Novembre 3. Malia - Black Orchid 4. Roberto Fonseca - Yo 5. Vinicio Cap...
by Romain
Wed Jan 02, 2013 8:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates
Replies: 85
Views: 60781

Re: EOY Albums Spreadsheet - Updates

Harold,
I don't see yet the "Libération" list in your AM EOY albums 2012 lists. Is it normal?
by Romain
Mon Dec 31, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 31173

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll

Jackson, i Just changed my list for the integration of "9. Pepe Deluxé - Queen of the wave 8,5/10".
Thanks.
by Romain
Sun Dec 30, 2012 9:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of The Year 2012: Finals
Replies: 35
Views: 12709

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album Of The Year 2012: Finals

1 to 2 : albums I listen a lot this year. 3 to 8 : albums I love but not memorable (maybe the 3th have to go to the first category) 9 to 12 : albums I don't like but listenable with some efforts 13 : I can't 1. King Tuff - King Tuff 2. Lower Dens - Nootropics 3. Pepe Deluxe - Queen of The Wave (The ...
by Romain
Sat Dec 29, 2012 8:25 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / Pinkushion / Albums (France)
Replies: 0
Views: 888

EOY 2012 / Pinkushion / Albums (France)

http://www.pinkushion.com/Cuvee-2012-les-meilleurs-albums-de-l-annee No order : Damien Jurado – Maraqopa Gravenhurst - The Ghost In Delight Dinosaur Jr - I Bet On Sky Plants and Animals - The End Of That Lescop – Lescop Alt-j - An Awesome Wave Guided By Voices - Class Clown Spots a UFO Japandroïds -...
by Romain
Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:55 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 songs : Les Inrocks (France)
Replies: 2
Views: 3101

Re: EOY 2012 songs : Les Inrocks (France)

Now, the real classified list : 1. Electric Guest This Head I Hold 2. AlunaGeorge Your Drums, Your Love 3. 1995 La Suite 4. Kendrick Lamar The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre) 5. Lana Del Rey Ride 6. Hot Chip Flutes 7. Alt-J (∆) Breezeblocks 8. Alabama Shakes You Ain’t Alone 9. Disclosure Control 10. Citizens...
by Romain
Tue Dec 25, 2012 7:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2491

Re: MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!

I'm 36 and it's the first time I hear this song. But thank you to sharing us this sweet candy ;-) For us in France, since 1946 it's "Tino Rossi - Petit papa Noël" that reminds us christmas (the most successfull singles In France with 6 millions copies) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQg-hBRQM9M And ...
by Romain
Mon Dec 24, 2012 10:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums and Songs of the 90's - FINAL Round
Replies: 80
Views: 26546

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of the 90's - FINAL Round

Be careful when you listed the Blur albums, the classement in the spredsheet is : Blur | Parklife Blur | 13 Blur | Blur Not in the alphabetical order. Thank you Romain, I've noticed and corrected this. Now I sort every list by Artist AND Album/song including the master spreadsheet of course. Be car...
by Romain
Mon Dec 24, 2012 9:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums and Songs of the 90's - FINAL Round
Replies: 80
Views: 26546

Re: The Best Albums and Songs of the 90's - FINAL Round

Be careful when you listed the Blur albums, the classement in the spredsheet is :

Blur | Parklife
Blur | 13
Blur | Blur

Not in the alphabetical order.
by Romain
Sat Dec 22, 2012 3:44 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / Hop-Blog.fr / Albums (France)
Replies: 0
Views: 1009

EOY 2012 / Hop-Blog.fr / Albums (France)

I think it's not an elligible but I think it's a very descent list : http://hop.over-blog.com/article-top-albums-2012-part-5-5-et-le-palmares-comlet-113669914.html 01. Chassol - X-Pianos 02. Quakers - Quakers 03. Karriem Riggins - Alone Together 04. David Bartholomé - Cosmic Woo Woo 05. Jonathan Bou...
by Romain
Thu Dec 20, 2012 7:55 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / Télérama (France)
Replies: 2
Views: 2197

EOY 2012 / Télérama (France)

http://www.telerama.fr/musique/damien-s ... ,90838.php

Not OK this year because they only made lists by critics.
by Romain
Thu Dec 20, 2012 7:53 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / Mowno / Albums (France)
Replies: 1
Views: 1910

EOY 2012 / Mowno / Albums (France)

I don't know how to extract the names and the titles :

http://www.mowno.com/zoom/playlists-zoo ... 50-albums/
by Romain
Thu Dec 20, 2012 7:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 31173

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll

Easy for me this year to make a list, I made it throughout the year. It's an excellent year for me. A lot of gems....but only if you take a look at side of the year-end lists. 1. King Tuff - King Tuff 9,5/10 2. Electric Guest - Mondo 9,5/10 3. Eugene McGuinness - The Invitation to the voyage 9/10 4....
by Romain
Wed Dec 19, 2012 4:48 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY Albums: Checklist of Sources to Be Added
Replies: 11
Views: 5910

Re: EOY Albums: Checklist of Sources to Be Added

Harold wrote:
antonius wrote:Digg is defunkt.
Thanks! If memory serves, isn't "Top des blogeurs" also no longer in existence?
Yes, is name is "Classement des bloggeurs" now.

And "Chroniques electroniques" no monger exist. They just change for "SWQW" and I don't know if they make a top this year.
by Romain
Wed Dec 19, 2012 4:20 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / New Noise / Albums (France)
Replies: 4
Views: 2779

Re: EOY 2012 / New Noise / Albums (France)

teuze wrote:Just a list, I think the ranking will come on januray 2013
I'm not sure. It's just a top 50 without ranking I think.
by Romain
Wed Dec 19, 2012 10:27 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / New Noise / Albums (France)
Replies: 4
Views: 2779

EOY 2012 / New Noise / Albums (France)

Top 50 2012 : http://www.noisemag.net/?p=17387 Electric Electric – Discipline Dinosaur Jr. – I Bet On Sky OM – Advaitic Songs Mark Lanegan Band – Blues Funeral Cloud Nothings – Attack On Memory Beak> – >> Liars – WIXIW Vision Of Disorder – The Cursed Remain Cursed Pop. 1280 – The Horror Poliça – Giv...
by Romain
Fri Dec 14, 2012 2:49 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / Slate.fr / Albums (France)
Replies: 0
Views: 1103

EOY 2012 / Slate.fr / Albums (France)

http://www.slate.fr/story/66019/2012-albums-pop-rock-hip-hop-classique 1. Dirty Projectors – Swing Lo Magellan 2. Alt-J (∆) – An Awesome Wave 3. Sharon Van Etten – Tramp 4. Tame Impala – Lonerism 5. Kendrick Lamar – good kid, M.A.A.D city 6. Alabama Shakes – Boys & Girls 7. Breton – Other People's P...
by Romain
Fri Dec 14, 2012 2:36 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 / Libération / Albums (France)
Replies: 0
Views: 1620

EOY 2012 / Libération / Albums (France)

Medium : Raphael, Super welter Audra Mae and The Almighty Sound Xavier Rudd, Spirit Bird Rock : Alt-J,  An Awesome Wave Neil Young, Psychedelic Pill Spain,  The Soul of Spain Garage : TY SEGALL, Twins PASSION PIT, Gossamer HOWLER, America Give Up Electro : Actress, R.I.P. Zammuto, Zammuto  DJ Rashad...
by Romain
Thu Dec 06, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 201 - Magicrpm (France) - Singles
Replies: 1
Views: 1818

EOY 201 - Magicrpm (France) - Singles

Top 10 singles 10 VIOLENS - Totally True 09 LIARS - No.1 Against The Rush 08 LOU DOILLON - EP 07 ANIMAL COLLECTIVE - Honeycomb/Gotham 06 SIN FANG - Half Dreams 05 GRANVILLE - Jersey 04 KING KRULE - Rock Bottom/Octopus 03 DANIEL ROSSEN - Silent Hour/Golden Mile 02 HOLY SHIT - You Made My Dreams Come ...
by Romain
Thu Dec 06, 2012 5:07 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2012 - Magicrpm (France) - Albums
Replies: 0
Views: 1872

EOY 2012 - Magicrpm (France) - Albums

http://www.magicrpm.com/a-lire/tous/magic-revue-pop-moderne/classements-2012 Top 30 albums 30 TAME IMPALA - Lonerism 29 MEMORYHOUSE - The Slideshow Effect 28 THE XX - Coexist 27 HERE WE GO MAGIC - A Different Ship 26 BEACHWOOD SPARKS - The Tarnished Gold 25 SPIRITUALIZED - Sweet Heart Sweet Light 24...