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by Nassim
Sat Dec 02, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 54
Views: 2969

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Shiina Ringo - Sōretsu (Funeral Procession) Shiina Ringo's Funeral Procession is on Spotify in my region, but her name and the Japanese song title are spelled slightly different, and the song is simply named Funeral; it might be the reason you couldn't find it. I think it is the right one. Does thi...
by Nassim
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 54
Views: 2969

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

These are the highest AM ranked songs from the 2000s that failed to make our top 150 for the decade poll:- AM 2000s rank | Artist | Song | Year | Rank in our year poll 12 | MGMT | Kids | 2007 | 23 These are the highest ranked 2000s songs from our 2015 All-time songs poll that failed to make our top...
by Nassim
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s
Replies: 54
Views: 2969

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 2000s

Could I rank my list right here? No you can't, there's an adresse mail above for sending the list. And I'm sure using the excel template would hep DaveC a lot. Here is a spotify playlist with 146 songs : http://open.spotify.com/user/nassimpanda/playlist/5jG9hY6wxsrYkzPVKeIco9 And the missings songs...
by Nassim
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 20
Views: 1131

Re: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 2

9930 | Canibus | Second Round K.O.
9842 | Tricky Woo | Fly the Orient
9983 | Peter Tosh | Equal Rights
9895 | The Blue Nile | From a Late Night Train

9851 | Tinie Tempah | Pass Out
9939 | Kasabian | eez-eh
9974 | Soul Asylum | Somebody to Shove
9886 | P!nk | Just Like a Pill
by Nassim
Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)
Replies: 12
Views: 859

Re: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)

Let's vote before the deadline for once.

04 | The Scientist
05 | Clocks
09 | A Whisper
06 | Daylight
10 | A Rush of Blood to the Head
03 | God Put a Smile upon Your Face
11 | Amsterdam
02 | In My Place
07 | Green Eyes
01 | Politik
08 | Warning Sign
by Nassim
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2
Replies: 43
Views: 2382

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 2

Monty Python - Always Look on the Bright Side of Life The Books - Take Time That's not my pick I expected to have the worst time (which doesn't bode well for I'll Believe in Anything) but I see they struggle a lot in here. For those who loved that song, I can only recommend the other standout from T...
by Nassim
Tue Nov 28, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

Rob wrote:On a lighter note, these two back to back made me laugh:
6894: Black Eyed Peas – Boom Boom Pow
6895: Mark Ronson – Bang Bang Bang


908 : Guns n Roses - Use Your Illusion II
909 : Guns n Roses - Use Your Illusion I

Noticed a couple others but forgot to write them down.
by Nassim
Sun Nov 26, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 21
Views: 1249

Re: 9825/1000: Round 1, Week 1

9907 | Blumfeld | Verstärker 9830 | Death | The Philosopher 9918 | Young Jeezy | Go Crazy 9995 | Gene | For the Dead Fun to see Death (and Carcass) in an AM game ! I'd rather have had an earlier Death track though, I find their 80s music more fun. 9957 | Eric Bogle | And the Band Played Waltzing Mat...
by Nassim
Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 18
Views: 928

Re: Music of 1984: Round 1, Week 1

Don't know if I'll have time to do all the required listening will all the polls/games going...
Let's still throw those votes in :

The Replacements - Let It Be
Minutemen - Double Nickels on the Dime
Bruce Springsteen - Born in the U.S.A.
by Nassim
Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's The Bends (1995)
Replies: 20
Views: 1357

Re: Rank the Tracks: Radiohead's The Bends (1995)

Like Nick said, no bad songs in there ! Always a bit puzzled by how much people love Just though. 04 | Fake Plastic Trees 12 | Street Spirit (Fade Out) 01 | Planet Telex 03 | High and Dry 06 | (Nice Dream) 08 | My Iron Lung 09 | Bullet Proof..I Wish I Was 10 | Black Star 02 | The Bends 07 | Just 05 ...
by Nassim
Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 9825/10000: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 21
Views: 1249

Re: 9825/1000: Round 1, Week 1

9850 | Holly Herndon | Chorus 9887 | Frank Sinatra | Only the Lonely 9975 | Glenn Frey | The Heat Is On 9938 | Justus Köhncke | Was ist Musik? How cool Chorus is just reinforces how disappointing the barely listenable following album was. Don't care about the other 3 but Was ist Musik? isn't helped ...
by Nassim
Tue Nov 21, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 3243

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Styrofoam Boots wrote:TMBG - Birdhouse in Your Soul


Hope you come back and vote during the week with Trailer Trash ;)

That being said, you can vote in every bracket, you don't have to pick a single song ;)
by Nassim
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 5159

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

Songs : 1) Yo La Tengo - More Stars Than There Are in Heaven 2) Fever Ray - I'm Not Done 3) Wild Beasts - Two Dancers I 4) The XX - Shelter 5) Dan Deacon - Woof Woof 6) Four Tet - Love Cry 7) Bat For Lashes - Glass 8) Fuck Buttons - Surf Solar 9) Orelsan - Soirées Ratées 10) Animal Collective - In t...
by Nassim
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 57
Views: 3243

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Round 1 Week 1

Pulp - This is Hardcore Neil Young - Cowgirl in the Sand Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) NEU! - Hallogallo They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse in Your Soul Tenor Saw - Ring the Alarm Wham! - Careless Whisper Quintette Hot Club de France - Nuages The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin' in the Sand)...
by Nassim
Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Nominations
Replies: 11
Views: 870

Re: Music of 1984: Nominations

Dang, I thought I could vote today. No Rock Box and no Corona then. Wouldn't have made an impact on the album list though.
Nice selection anyway.
by Nassim
Sun Nov 19, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9052

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Was going to pick Jumpers for the 6001-8000 but since there is already another great Sleater-Kinney song in, let's go with :

Chance The Rapper - Chain Smoker (6729)
by Nassim
Sat Nov 18, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9052

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

Already pushed The Past is a Grotesque Animal to the 2nd round of the 00s poll, and don't want to depress everyone with "No Children" so my pick for the 3001-4000 section is :
Mötorhead - Overkill (3730) (could have gone to AC/DC - Let There Be Rock as easily)
by Nassim
Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9052

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

My favorite song in the 1001-2000 range is by far Between the Bars, but it got close to the top 500 last time so not sure it needs the spotlight as much as :
Pulp - This is Hardcore (1071)
by Nassim
Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

What artist currently has the most bubbling albums? Duke Ellington : 14 albums John Coltrane : 12 albums Miles Davis : 12 albums Bob Dylan : 9 albums Ella Fitzgerald : 9 albums Sarah Vaughan : 9 albums Neil Young : 8 albums The Fall : 8 albums Charles Mingus : 7 albums Ornette Coleman : 7 albums Fr...
by Nassim
Fri Nov 17, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

Thanks but for some reason it's not opening for me. I tried opening it in multiple different ways and it just shows up as gibberish or doesn't open at all. I was hoping that someone would have already posted the requested information (new additions to the Top 3000) here in the forums. OK that’s an ...
by Nassim
Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?
Replies: 17
Views: 1028

Re: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?

One thing that hasn't been commented on here is that all mixes consist of songs heard in the last half year or so. There are no recommendations, just tracks I previously listened to. There are no exceptions. Although they are well put together I don't find them as interesting as the Weekly Discover...
by Nassim
Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9052

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

The Thermals - A Pillar of Salt (9064) Remember you're only supposed to nominate one song in each range. Oh ok I missed that, I was going to dabble mostly on the lowest ranges. Lots of songs I love in the 1001-2000 range of course, but not sure which would need the spotlights. So let's go in the 40...
by Nassim
Thu Nov 16, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

To my great disappointment, there isn't a single song ranked at the same position as the album it is from (well, except if my excel got fooled by a duet). Actually there are only 2 cases of artists coincidence : Kanye West has both a song and an album ranked at #377 and PJ Harvey at #490 At least th...
by Nassim
Thu Nov 16, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?
Replies: 17
Views: 1028

Re: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?

One thing that hasn't been commented on here is that all mixes consist of songs heard in the last half year or so. There are no recommendations, just tracks I previously listened to. There are no exceptions. Although they are well put together I don't find them as interesting as the Weekly Discover...
by Nassim
Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9052

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

The Thermals - A Pillar of Salt (9064)
by Nassim
Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2017 update
Replies: 220
Views: 13069

Re: Errors in the 2017 update

So I'm kinda horrified to be the one noticing that, but Justin Bieber is listed under J instead of B in the artists list.
by Nassim
Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM songs with more than one popular/acclaimed version
Replies: 20
Views: 1098

Re: AM songs with more than one popular/acclaimed version

There probably should be a clear rule as to what does or doesn't qualify. I'd say there are 4 that should be included : 2 easy and 2 more shadier : 1. Any version specifically cited at least once in a list that count for the AM ranking. For instance Pitchfork specifically included the Bun B and Rich...
by Nassim
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9052

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

I second Pull Shapes and 4th Chamber !

And sorry Broke and Dramamine, love you both, but I'm going with : Modest Mouse - Trailer Trash (8830)
by Nassim
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

And to conclude with that first shot of useless stats: And here are the artists/bands whose #1 album changed : Kendrick Lamar : To Pimp a Butterfly over good kid, m.A.A.d. city Charles Mingus : The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady over Mingus Ah Um Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds : Skeleton Tree over T...
by Nassim
Wed Nov 15, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

On the album side, only 2 years have a change of #1 : 1993 : In Utero over Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) 2012 : good kid m.A.A.d city over Channel Orange That means Nirvana and Kendrick Lamar (thanks to 2015 albums now being included) join a very short list of artists with 2 albums being the most ...
by Nassim
Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

On a "personal stats" on the albums list : There are now 1197 albums ranked that I am 100% sure I have heard from start to finish (which means there are somewhere between 1200 and 1250 I actually have). My longest streak of unheard albums was 20 albums long, now I have 2 27 albums streaks....
by Nassim
Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

And here are the years with a new #1 song : 1916 : Enrico Caruso - O sole mio over Mistinguett - Mon homme 1922 : James P. Johnson - Carolina Shout over Eck Robertson - Sally Gooden 1923 : King Oliver - Dipper Mouth Blues over Bessie Smith - Downhearted Blues 1929 : Fats Waller - Ain't Misbehavin' o...
by Nassim
Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened! Really!!
Replies: 132
Views: 8532

Re: It has happened! Really!!

Thanks Henrik, awesome as usual ! So I finally can stop from working on Excel for work, now I can work on Excel for fun ! Here are all the artists with a new #1 songs (I might miss duets or collabs as I made an automatic formula looking for the name of the artist in the excel sheet. Also, only inclu...
by Nassim
Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?
Replies: 17
Views: 1028

Re: Your daily mix: What does Spotify think of you?

1. Burial, Jlin, Prefuse 73 : this one actually looked even better yesterday, but in the same electronic music genre 2. Q-Tip, the Roots, J Dilla : I usually have MF DOOM in my hip-hop daily mix, Spotify has decided I needed to listen to Hoe Cakes at least once a day. 4th track here is from Madvilla...
by Nassim
Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations
Replies: 179
Views: 9052

Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Nominations

The Books - Take Time (bubbling under)

Next will be some Modest Mouse... just hesitating between 3 songs !
by Nassim
Sun Nov 12, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: It has happened!
Replies: 22
Views: 1516

Re: It has happened!

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by Nassim
Sat Nov 11, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 5159

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

Songs 1 | Fever Ray | I'm Not Done Songs 1. Wild Beasts - Two Dancers (i) My 2nd and 3rd favorite songs of the year, I hope I can help you push them to the 2nd round ! They'll need a 3rd vote most likely though. Unfortunately, no vote for my #1 so far :( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9PZh451ppoM
by Nassim
Sat Nov 11, 2017 11:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 14719

Re: Songs of 2017

No clear #1 for me, but considering RTJ3 as a 2016 album, my list would look a bit like that : 1. Four Tet - Planet 2. Vince Staples - Crabs in a Bucket 3. Lorde - The Louvre 4. Orelsan - Notes pour trop tard 5. Blanck Mass - Hive Mind 6. LCD Soundsystem - Tonight 7. Orelsan - Quand est-ce que ça s'...
by Nassim
Sat Nov 11, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 1984: Nominations
Replies: 11
Views: 870

Re: Music of 1984: Nominations

madzong wrote:Albums:

Songs:


Votes are supposed to be sent in private to ordinaryperson, to avoid strategic voting !
by Nassim
Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When will the 2017 update come?
Replies: 186
Views: 26668

Re: When will the 2017 update come?

Nick wrote:My palms are sweaty
Knees weak
Laptop's heavy
Henrik's gonna update AM already
Mom's spaghetti


How can we move a post to some kind of Hall of Fame or Best Of thread ?
by Nassim
Thu Nov 02, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Embarrassing songs by famous artists (trivia help)
Replies: 17
Views: 1113

Re: Embarrassing songs by famous artists (trivia help)

Surprised nobody mentioned My Ding-a-ling yet. Sticking to well known artists/bands : Queen - Mustapha Elvis Presley - There's No Room to Rhumba in a Sports Car Moby - Feeling so Real Beck - Satan Gave me a Taco Stevie Wonder - A Seed's a star/Tree Medley (and most of Stevie Wonder's Journey Through...
by Nassim
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2016 and 2017!!
Replies: 106
Views: 8950

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2016 and 2017!!

1. Built to Spill
2. Modest Mouse
3. Fugazi
4. Hot Chip
5. Slint
6. Gorillaz
7. Four Tet
8. El-P
9. Run the Jewels
10. Spoon

Backstage wing, still with revolutionary hip-hop producers.
1. The Neptunes/Pharell Williams
2. Kanye West
3. El-P
by Nassim
Mon Oct 30, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 40251

Re: Albums of 2017

Solid top 25, great top 10 : Excellent (the order of those 4 might vary) 1) LCD Soundsystem - american dream 2) Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3 3) Blanck Mass - World Eater 4) Orelsan - La Fête est Finie Very good (order of the first 4 might vary too) 5) Vince Staples - Big Fish Theory 6) Sorority...
by Nassim
Mon Oct 30, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Let It Bleed (1969)
Replies: 16
Views: 1166

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Let It Bleed (1969)

01 | Gimme Shelter
09 | You Can't Always Get What You Want
02 | Love in Vain
08 | Monkey Man
03 | Country Honk
04 | Live with Me
06 | Midnight Rambler
05 | Let It Bleed
07 | You Got the Silver
by Nassim
Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fever Ray - Plunge
Replies: 9
Views: 819

Re: Fever Ray - Plunge

On first listen it's very good, somewhere between Fever Ray and Silent Shout (stylistically speaking, not quality wise.. between between them would mean in my top 20 of all time so not going to say that about any album on first spin) Might lack a big standout track, though It's too early to say as S...
by Nassim
Wed Oct 25, 2017 4:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)
Replies: 76
Views: 5206

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Planning (submissions begin November 1)

Petri wrote:Or Finally We Are No One by múm?
.


Early múm is pretty much 2 guys and 2 ladies with equal contribution so they should count.
I'm more hesitating for albums by Low (I'd say yes), Yo La Tengo (probably not) and Los Campesinos (yes up to 2012?)
by Nassim
Tue Oct 24, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 85605

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Well, took me a bit of time but I tend to develop new skills when it can avoid working on an important upcoming work deadline. Only looked at the top 200 because I wasn’t sure my computer could handle much more, but no pair of albums from the top 200 haven’t appeared in any list. Actually, every sin...
by Nassim
Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 85605

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Thanks for this analysis. I would hope to see that my votes for The Style Council and Steely Dan would be observed even if these artists placed below the top 100 :-) I wonder if your analysis would change if you considered Utopia a mere extension of Todd. 653 for Steely Dan and a mere 324 for the S...
by Nassim
Tue Oct 24, 2017 10:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 85605

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

What’s also surprising about Radiohead is that they managed to beat Bowie, Dylan and the Stones, with much fewer albums 1) The Beatles : 24019 pts / 14 albums 2) Radiohead : 16452 pts / 10 albums (yes 10, someone voted for OKNOTOK as a separate album) 3) David Bowie : 14463 pts / 19 albums 4) Bob Dy...
by Nassim
Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 85605

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

It would be nice to add some more informations on those alternative lists (like the rank differences vs the original list), otherwise it's a bit too much to digest.

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