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by Nassim
Sat Jun 02, 2012 7:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New report errors
Replies: 82
Views: 26584

Re: New report errors

Smog does not appear on the list of artists starting by S, though early albums by Bill Callahan are rightfully under the moniker Smog on each of their own pages.
by Nassim
Sat Jun 02, 2012 5:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993
Replies: 92
Views: 35299

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993

6 . Stereolab - French Disko | 140 | 7 8 . Disco Inferno - The Last Dance / The Long Dance | 134 | 6 So awesome and so unexpected. The top 5 songs are all great too. I'm probably more pleased with the results this month than any of the others, especially with Slowdive replacing U2 at the last minut...
by Nassim
Fri Jun 01, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1994
Replies: 87
Views: 29791

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1994

Songs : 1) Portishead - Roads 2) Pavement - Fillmore Jive 3) Jeff Buckley - Grace 4) Beastie Boys - Sure Shot 5) Beastie Boys - Sabotage 6) Kyuss - Supa Scoop and Mighty Scoop* 7) Jawbox - Savory 8) Ben Harper - Walk away 9) Portishead - It's a Fire 10) Nine Inch Nails - Hurt 11) Kyuss - Demon Clean...
by Nassim
Wed May 30, 2012 3:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993
Replies: 92
Views: 35299

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993

My analytic side wonders why Siamese Dream is not your favorite album when 3 of your top 14 songs are from the Siamese Dream album and no other album has more than 2 in the top 15 (Enter the Wu Tang Clan). My guess is that there are some songs on the Siamese Dream album that just don't work for you...
by Nassim
Tue May 29, 2012 2:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993
Replies: 92
Views: 35299

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993

Songs : 1) Souls of Mischief - 93 to Infinity 2) Smashing Pumpkins, The - Disarm 3) Stereolab - French Disko 4) Disco Inferno - The Last Dance/The Long Dance 5) Afghan Whigs - Debonair 6) Wu-Tang Clan - M.E.T.H.O.D. Man 7) Counting Crows - Mr. Jones 8) Nirvana - Scentless Apprentice 9) L'affaire Lou...
by Nassim
Mon May 28, 2012 5:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album covers scavenger hunt
Replies: 31
Views: 9485

Album covers scavenger hunt

I miss the old time of trivias, so here is another game I stole from last.fm. The idea is to request a specific thing to be found in the cover of an album. The next poster have to find a cover meeting the criteria and then can ask another one. For instance if I ask an album cover with a single perso...
by Nassim
Mon May 28, 2012 5:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 5 of... anything !
Replies: 45
Views: 15200

Top 5 of... anything !

Hi all, I'm stealing this thread from last.fm where I just posted what will follow. The idea is to post a top 5 (or more) of anything you want. So go ahead, be imaginative, give us your 5 favourite facial hair in rock music, the 5 best songs below 1 minute, the most overused hip-hop clichés or whate...
by Nassim
Wed May 23, 2012 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AM World Cup: Drafting Thread
Replies: 48
Views: 13780

Re: 2012 AM World Cup: Drafting Thread

I would like to take LCD Soundsystem again, I feel like I have been robbed the last time...

I hesitate for the second, maybe Elliott Smith, or a little fun with Animal Collective... if I take the Wu Tang, can I include solo albums from the various members ?
by Nassim
Sat May 19, 2012 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11
Replies: 23
Views: 7040

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11

4. Jacques Dutronc - Et moi, et moi, et moi vs. Tom McRae - Tom McRae The "yéyé" has quite a bad rep among French people under 40, but Dutronc and Françoise Hardy always seem to be the exception. To be honest most of the singers which have become awfully annoying after (like our national idol Johnn...
by Nassim
Tue May 15, 2012 9:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11
Replies: 23
Views: 7040

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11

Stephan wrote:I'm guessing it's accessible.
Yeah it is accessible, there isn't all the free-jazz stuff that made Starsailor hard to listen for me.
by Nassim
Tue May 15, 2012 5:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11
Replies: 23
Views: 7040

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.11

1. Fuck Buttons - Tarot Sport vs. Tim Buckley - Goodbye and Hello I'm not really surprised that my pick has a hard time here, it's a very peculiar music, facing Tim Buckley at his most accessive. Goodbye and Hello is a very nice album, at times really wonderful (Carnival Song and Pleasant Street fo...
by Nassim
Tue May 15, 2012 5:06 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Paste 70 best albums of the 1970s
Replies: 1
Views: 4131

Paste 70 best albums of the 1970s

Here is the list we’ve limited each artist to two albums. That means artists like Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Stevie Wonder and David Bowie all had some stellar work bumped from the list 70. Various Artists - The Hardey They Come soundtrack 69. Blondie - Parallel Lines 68. Nick Drake - Pink Moon 67. ...
by Nassim
Mon May 14, 2012 4:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 10 Album Gaps
Replies: 11
Views: 4089

Re: 10 Album Gaps

426 Hüsker Dü - New Day Rising 427 Madonna - Ray of Light 428 X - Los Angeles 429 The Police - Outlandos D'Amour 430 The Rolling Stones - The Rolling Stones/England's Newest Hit Makers 431 Bob Dylan - Desire 432 Herbie Hancock - Head Hunters 433 The Who - Quadrophenia 434 Elvis Presley - Elvis 435 D...
by Nassim
Sat May 12, 2012 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Suggest An Album Game
Replies: 15
Views: 6029

Re: Suggest An Album Game

So Dan, I wanted to go with some Puppetmastaz stuff since you're one of the few likely to enjoy it, but since you follow closely the AM Follow World Cup, I would go with a French band with influence coming from raï, latin and circus music : you will have to listen to Les Négresses Vertes - Mlah Here...
by Nassim
Mon May 07, 2012 8:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: The Best Albums and Songs of the 90s
Replies: 58
Views: 27833

Re: Recommendation Thread: The Best Albums and Songs of the

One of my all-time favorite hip-hop songs
by Nassim
Fri May 04, 2012 8:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993
Replies: 92
Views: 35299

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993

While I highly doubt it has a chance, here's my song that I'm campaigning for this month: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dn-gl20bs7o This has been a favorite ever since the first time I heard it, and has now climbed into my top 10 all time. It is transcendent and emotionally moving both sonically a...
by Nassim
Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992
Replies: 120
Views: 42351

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

Yeah those songs are on Prose Combat so I don't know why I voted for them already.

Add Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works on the album, and I had forgotten than Heavenly - C is the Heavenly Option has been released this year so you can add it to the song (awesome song, very disappointing album)
by Nassim
Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992
Replies: 120
Views: 42351

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

albums [8] beastie boys - ill communication Check Your Head I guess ! My lists : Albums : 1) Rage Against the Machine - Rage Against the Machine 2) The Pharcyde - Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde 3) MC Solaar - Qui sème le vent… récolte le tempo 4) R.E.M. - Automatic for the People 5) Arrested Developm...
by Nassim
Sat Apr 28, 2012 5:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.8
Replies: 20
Views: 5731

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.8

1. Queens of the Stone Age - Rated R vs. Toots & the Maytals - Funky Kingston Are we voting for the original release of Funky Kingston or the US version which only kept 3 songs of the original and put Pressure Drop and others instead ? It would not change my vote but it might make a difference for o...
by Nassim
Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.7
Replies: 20
Views: 5082

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.7

Only one vote for me :

Wire - 154
by Nassim
Fri Apr 20, 2012 2:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Sweet 16
Replies: 25
Views: 8201

Re: UMT 2012: Sweet 16

U2
The Who
Johnny Cash
The Cure
Arcade Fire
Jimi Hendrix
Led Zeppelin
The Beatles
by Nassim
Thu Apr 19, 2012 3:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of (33) #2
Replies: 27
Views: 8301

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

David Bowie
Arcade Fire
The Rolling Stones
Jimi Hendrix
Metallica
The Clash
The Beatles
The Kinks
by Nassim
Wed Apr 18, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of (33) #1
Replies: 34
Views: 11595

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

Bob Dylan
Radiohead
The Who
Stevie Wonder
Beastie Boys
Nirvana
Prince
The Cure
by Nassim
Tue Apr 17, 2012 2:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #4
Replies: 27
Views: 7817

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #4

Led Zeppelin
Metallica
pass
The Clash
The Beatles
Simon & Garfunkel
The Kinks
New Order
by Nassim
Mon Apr 16, 2012 7:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #3
Replies: 25
Views: 8311

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #3

OutKast
Queen
Arcade Fire
pass
The Rolling Stones
Beck
The White Stripes
Jimi Hendrix
by Nassim
Sun Apr 15, 2012 7:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.6
Replies: 17
Views: 5112

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.6

1. pass both have their moments but neither really interested me 2. The White Stripes - Get Behind me Satan Another disappointment here, Tri Repetae is the first album I have listened to after the list has been revealed, partly because I was in a period when I wanted to listen to more and more IDM (...
by Nassim
Sun Apr 15, 2012 7:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2012
Replies: 249
Views: 86580

Re: Albums of 2012

Albums I have enjoyed so far :

1) Burial - Kindred EP
2) The Men - Open Your Heart
3) John Talabot - ƒIN
4) Lambchop - Mr. M
by Nassim
Fri Apr 13, 2012 2:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2
Replies: 44
Views: 13491

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2

Oasis
Beastie Boys
Nirvana
Johnny Cash
Prince
Michael Jackson
The Police
The Cure
by Nassim
Thu Apr 12, 2012 8:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #1
Replies: 34
Views: 10524

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #1

Bob Dylan (complicated choice, I love one album from both and can not get into much of their other output, I probably enjoy Astral Weeks a bit more than Highway 61, but I know a fistful of other Dylan songs I like while so far other Van Morrison music has left me cold... On the other hand there is n...
by Nassim
Wed Apr 11, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Mega Critic Chart 2012
Replies: 59
Views: 214713

Re: Mega Critic Chart 2012

Les Inrocks, the main French music magazine, puts notes in reviews since 2010 or 11, and have just updated its website to include them.
by Nassim
Wed Apr 11, 2012 2:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #8
Replies: 29
Views: 8123

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #8

The Beatles
Red Hot Chili Peppers (I might be on the "non AMers" side on this one)
pass
Simon & Garfunkel
The Kinks
Parliament/Funkadelic
New Order
pass
by Nassim
Tue Apr 10, 2012 3:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #7
Replies: 28
Views: 10977

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #7

Led Zeppelin
Black Sabbath
Metallica
Rage Against The Machine
Bob Marley
Frank Sinatra
Ramones
tie
by Nassim
Mon Apr 09, 2012 2:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #6
Replies: 40
Views: 12558

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #6

Gorillaz
Portishead
Massive Attack
LCD Soundsystem
A Tribe Called Quest
The White Stripes
Bjork
Jimi Hendrix
by Nassim
Fri Apr 06, 2012 11:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5
Replies: 55
Views: 16957

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5

Please think before you say that Elvis (or Eminem) stole from black music. This is the most ridiculous thing I've ever heard. Did anybody ever say that Chuck Berry (who was a huge country fan), Miles or Stevie (or the TVOR singer) stole from white music ? Absurd to oppose black vs white like this. ...
by Nassim
Fri Apr 06, 2012 3:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5
Replies: 55
Views: 16957

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5

David Bowie
Kanye West
Queen
OutKast
Elliott Smith (very few artists would have had my vote against Arcade Fire)
Chuck Berry
Sufjan Stevens
Eminem (the worst thing since Elvis Presley to do black music so selfishly and used it to get himself wealthy)
by Nassim
Wed Apr 04, 2012 11:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3
Replies: 28
Views: 10336

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3

First post from Melbourne! I flew with Emirates and their selection of music could have been made through AM, with classic albums (most of the Beatles, Bowie, Dylan... Albums + albums like VU & Nico, Marquee Moon, Trout Mask Replica, Funeral, Low End Theory and lots of others! Even Music has the Rig...
by Nassim
Tue Apr 03, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2
Replies: 30
Views: 10011

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2

The Smashing Pumpkins (I discovered Tom Petty through the moderately acclaimed poll and I didn't find any appeal in it + it beat a personal favorite + I like the Pumpkins) Just wondering, are previous results important for people during the current vote? I read this justification once in a while. I...
by Nassim
Tue Apr 03, 2012 10:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2
Replies: 30
Views: 10011

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2

The Who
The Smashing Pumpkins (I discovered Tom Petty through the moderately acclaimed poll and I didn't find any appeal in it + it beat a personal favorite + I like the Pumpkins)
Pearl Jam
Pavement (even if only for Filmore Jive)
Foo Fighters
Otis Redding
Nine Inch Nails
Pass
by Nassim
Thu Mar 29, 2012 10:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #7
Replies: 29
Views: 9659

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #7

1. Rage Against The Machine
2. Led Zeppelin
3. Metallica
4. Black Sabbath
5. Television
6. The Clash
7. Green Day
8. Ramones
9. Buzzcocks
10. Dead Kennedys
by Nassim
Wed Mar 28, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #6
Replies: 36
Views: 11347

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #6

1. LCD Soundsystem
2. DJ Shadow
3. Gorillaz
4. Jimi Hendrix
5. Portishead
6. The Chemical Brothers
7. Kraftwerk
8. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
9. The Streets
10. Massive Attack
by Nassim
Tue Mar 27, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991
Replies: 75
Views: 31658

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991

Albums : 1) Red Hot Chili Peppers - Blood Sugar Sex Magik 2) Pearl Jam - Ten 3) Nirvana - Nevermind 4) De La Soul - De la Soul is Dead 5) LFO - Frequencies 6) Talk Talk - Laughing Stock 7) Jesus Lizard - Goat 8) Massive Attack - Blue Blines 9) Slint - Spiderland 10) Metallica - Metallica 11) Les Nég...
by Nassim
Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #5
Replies: 28
Views: 8900

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #5

1. Elliott Smith
2. Arcade Fire
3. Kanye West
4. David Bowie
5. Wu-Tang Clan
6. Queen
7. Sufjan Stevens
8. OutKast
9. Eminem
10. Vampire Weekend

Tough regional for Elliott, yesterday seemed easier to go through.
by Nassim
Mon Mar 26, 2012 12:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #4
Replies: 29
Views: 9777

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #4

1) The Cure
2) Michael Jackson
3) Justin Timberlake
4) Robyn
5) Coldplay
6) XTC
7) Janell Monae
8) Lily Allen
9) Prince
10) Blondie
by Nassim
Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #3
Replies: 28
Views: 9644

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #3

1. The Beastie Boys
2. Blur
3. Nirvana
4. Oasis
5. The Replacements
6. Violent Femmes
7. Johnny Cash
8. Muse
9. Run DMC
10. Sonic Youth
by Nassim
Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #2
Replies: 25
Views: 7961

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #2

1) The Who
2) Foo Fighters
3) Weezer
4) Stevie Wonder
5) The Smashing Pumpkins
6) Nine Inch Nails
7) Pearl Jam
8) Jeff Buckley
9) Pavement
10) The Temptations
by Nassim
Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #1
Replies: 31
Views: 12229

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #1

1)Nick Drake
2)Radiohead
3)TV on the Radio
4)Leonard Cohen
5)Ben Harper
6)Van Morrison
7)The Velvet Underground
8)Brian Eno
9)Fiona Apple
10)TLC

U2 and Dylan might have deserved the 2 last spots more, but they probably don't need any help
by Nassim
Tue Mar 20, 2012 12:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #32 - Synth Pop
Replies: 26
Views: 10091

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #32 - Synth Pop

1)New Order
2)Talk Talk
3)Franz Ferdinand
4)Depeche Mode
5)The Human League
by Nassim
Tue Mar 20, 2012 12:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3
Replies: 18
Views: 6599

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.3

1. Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Damn the Torpedoes vs. Hot Chip - The Warning On round 1.1 I told there were some albums I love which I understand some might not enjoy, the Warning is not one of them. From the catchiest tracks to the gentle ones, from the bleeps of Careful to the final harmonie...
by Nassim
Sat Mar 17, 2012 12:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2
Replies: 18
Views: 6216

Re: Moderately Acclaimed 3 (MA3) - Round 1.2

1. Kate Bush - The Kick Inside vs. Dinosaur Jr - You're Living All Over Me I listened to both, they are good but not great and I don't have enough thoughts on any to make a pick ! 4. Monster Magnet - Spine of God vs. Mountain Goats - Tallahassee "No Children" is one of my very favorite songs of the ...
by Nassim
Fri Mar 16, 2012 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #30 - Dream Pop
Replies: 28
Views: 12074

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #30 - Dream Pop

1) Low
2) Sigur Ros
3) Yo La Tengo
4) M83
5) Ride