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by Setherex
Sun Apr 24, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 17 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 2317

AMF Chart Week 17 2016

Welcome to Week 17 of the AMF Chart! The chart where we honor a legend O(+> and the future ones to come. Here are your rankings for Week 16 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. Courtney Barnett - "Three Packs a Day" (10) 2. Grimes feat. Janelle Monáe - "Venus Fly&q...
by Setherex
Sun Apr 24, 2016 3:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Beyoncé's "Lemonade"
Replies: 49
Views: 7208

Re: Beyoncé's "Lemonade"

How is the album? Is it her best? Hard to say. I'll write some more extended thoughts about the piece as a whole later (including the visual portion), but at first glance, there is some very good stuff here that doesn't feel quite as cohesive as her self-titled. I'm not gripped throughout the album...
by Setherex
Sun Apr 24, 2016 3:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Beyoncé's "Lemonade"
Replies: 49
Views: 7208

Re: Beyoncé's "Lemonade"

About halfway through my first listen. This thing vibes.
by Setherex
Sun Apr 24, 2016 2:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Beyoncé's "Lemonade"
Replies: 49
Views: 7208

Beyoncé's "Lemonade"

[imgsize 500x500:3bhs6q6t]http://pitchfork-cdn.s3.amazonaws.com/content/Screen%20Shot%202016-04-23%20at%2010.45.09%20PM.png "Lemonade" Beyoncé Contemporary R&B April 23, 2016 01. "Pray You Catch Me" 02. "Hold Up" 03. "Don't Hurt Yourself" [feat. Jack White...
by Setherex
Sat Apr 23, 2016 6:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 16 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 2631

Re: AMF Chart Week 16 2016

My reminder to get your votes, nominations, and seconding nominations in before the new poll tomorrow. My noms for the week:

PUP - "Doubts"
Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions - "Isn't It True"
James Blake - "Timeless"
by Setherex
Sat Apr 23, 2016 6:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Prince (1958-2016)
Replies: 95
Views: 13401

Re: R.I.P. Prince (1958-2016)

babydoll wrote:In fact, out of the '80s artists bigger than Prince, the only ones bigger than him were Michael, Madonna, and Whitney.

what
by Setherex
Fri Apr 22, 2016 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 16 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 2631

Re: AMF Chart Week 16 2016

Been wondering why Sturgil Simpson isn't represented this week as his latest awesome album placed #3 on our Mega Critic Chart? I particularly like 'Welcome To Earth (Pollywog)'. Can't nominate it this week as I've already nominated a pretty good song ... but if anyone else should share in my opinio...
by Setherex
Wed Apr 20, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2016 Album List - An Experiment
Replies: 10
Views: 1952

Re: 2016 Album List - An Experiment

Updated - 184 albums
by Setherex
Sun Apr 17, 2016 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 16 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 2631

Re: AMF Chart Week 16 2016

babydoll wrote:Also why did my nomination for Charles Bradley's Slow Love not make it?


One of those weeks where MegaCritic Chart entries overwhelm the thread nominees. Only two of the new choices this week were from voter nominations - Teleman and Tegan & Sara - both of them because they were 'seconded.'
by Setherex
Sun Apr 17, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 16 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 2631

AMF Chart Week 16 2016

Welcome to Week 15 of the AMF Chart! The chart where our voting trends are becoming a tad predictable. Here are your rankings for Week 15 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. Grimes feat. Janelle Monáe - "Venus Fly" (1) 2. Courtney Barnett - "Three Packs a Day"...
by Setherex
Sun Apr 17, 2016 7:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2016 (06) April 15
Replies: 12
Views: 3904

Re: MCCh 2016 (06) April 15

Just a note, Otis - your highlighted songs for the Moderat album appears to be your listing for the Bonnie Raitt album ;)
by Setherex
Sat Apr 16, 2016 9:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 15 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 3047

Re: AMF Chart Week 15 2016

My weekly reminder to get your votes, nominations, and seconding nominations in before the new poll tomorrow! My noms for the week: Tegan and Sara - "U-Turn" Daniel Rossen, Christopher Bear & The National - "Terrapin Station" (Grateful Dead cover) James Blake - "Timeless...
by Setherex
Mon Apr 11, 2016 2:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 15 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 3047

Re: AMF Chart Week 15 2016

Congratulations to Grimes' "Artangels" for making our Hall of Fame! As is only natural for the AM darling to be, Grimes is the first artist to have four songs in our Hall of Fame, and she's sure to have more as time goes on. Actually, she has five overall with REALiTi (Demo Version), or w...
by Setherex
Sun Apr 10, 2016 7:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 15 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 3047

AMF Chart Week 15 2016

Welcome to Week 15 of the AMF Chart! The chart where everything we love becomes everything we do. Here are your rankings for Week 14 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. M83 - "Do It, Try It" (4) 2. ANOHNI - "Drone Bomb Me" (3) 3. Courtney Barnett - "Thre...
by Setherex
Sun Apr 10, 2016 1:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 14 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2584

Re: AMF Chart Week 14 2016

P.S.: Setherex, you are not the only one to not like this song and, like you, I'm very surprised by the results, but why nominate a song you don't like instead of the good songs of this album ? Well now that the album's just come out, I realize there aren't really any songs I love on it, and none q...
by Setherex
Sat Apr 09, 2016 12:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 14 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2584

Re: AMF Chart Week 14 2016

I have to admit something to everyone. I nominated "Do It, Try It" back four weeks ago, and you all seem to really like it, which is perfectly cool. But I hate it. And I more nominated it for the sake of appealing to the indie pop-centric crowds we have around here. But I'm fairly disappoi...
by Setherex
Thu Apr 07, 2016 5:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2016 Album List - An Experiment
Replies: 10
Views: 1952

2016 Album List - An Experiment

Hi everyone, Wanted to share a little project I've been working on and potentially receive some feedback on it if people like it or hate it. I've taken the top albums of the 2016 year from the RYM charts and composed them all into 11 lists that references each album by genre. I've also taken along t...
by Setherex
Wed Apr 06, 2016 6:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Merle Haggard (1937-2016)
Replies: 2
Views: 578

R.I.P. Merle Haggard (1937-2016)

Country music legend Merle Haggard has died after battling double pneumonia ... according to his manager. Haggard was diagnosed with pneumonia last year and spent 11 days at the Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage early this year. He died at home near Redding, CA on Wednesday morning. He'd b...
by Setherex
Mon Apr 04, 2016 4:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 14 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2584

Re: AMF Chart Week 14 2016

2016 Hall of Fame (10 weeks of advancing votes; automatically retired from chart): David Bowie - "Lazarus" (Weeks 2 - 11) Radiohead - "Spectre" (Weeks 2 - 11) Savages - "Adore" (Weeks 2 - 11) There's something wrong with this. :D :angry-nono: Apologies! Haha. I noticed...
by Setherex
Mon Apr 04, 2016 2:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 14 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2584

AMF Chart Week 14 2016

Welcome to Week 14 of the AMF Chart! The chart where we watch them fade out. Here are your rankings for Week 13 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (10) 2. M83 - "Do It, Try It" (3) 3. Courtney Barnett - "Three Packs a Day" (...
by Setherex
Sat Apr 02, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 13 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 2036

Re: AMF Chart Week 13 2016

My weekly reminder to get your votes, nominations, and seconding nominations in before the new poll tomorrow! My noms for the week:

White Lung - "Kiss Me When I Bleed"
A.K. Paul - "Landcruisin'"
Steve Gunn - "Conditions Wild"
by Setherex
Sat Apr 02, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

Re: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers

Honorio wrote: Some misteps include maybe too high positions for drummers whose main merit (IMO) was to be in a great band and not their own abilities as drummers (Charlie Watts, Ringo Starr or Levon Helm for instance).

You did that on purpose. :angry-cussingblack:
by Setherex
Fri Apr 01, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

Re: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers

I mean, all of us here with correct musical opinions agree that Charlie Watts is a better drummer than John Bonham, right? :mrgreen:
by Setherex
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Weezer's "Weezer" [White Album]
Replies: 0
Views: 488

Weezer's "Weezer" [White Album]

[imgsize 500x500:2phmtsdt]https://rymimg.com/lk/o/l/3c91bee46cb3516530dbe66c611f0d2e/5980281.jpg "Weezer" [White Album] Weezer April 1, 2016 Power Pop / Alternative Rock 01. "California Kids" 02. "Wind in Our Sail" 03. "Thank God for Girls" 04. "(Girl We ...
by Setherex
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 13 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 2036

Re: AMF Chart Week 13 2016

A fairly unimportant notice: Kanye has updated the version of "Ultralight Beam" that is on Tidal very slightly. The choir and vocals for almost everyone has been mixed differently, some with reverb. There is also one additional Chance line in his verse, "no one can judge." So tec...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 27, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 13 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 2036

AMF Chart Week 13 2016

Welcome to Week 13 of the AMF Chart! The chart where even 10 votes may not be enough. Here are your rankings for Week 12 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (9) 2. ANOHNI - "Drone Bomb Me" (1) 3. Suede - "Outsiders" (2) 4. Ka...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 26, 2016 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 12 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1716

Re: AMF Chart Week 12 2016

Quieter week around these parts! But a week nonetheless. My reminder to get your votes, nominations, and seconding nominations in before the new poll tomorrow. My noms for the week: Car Seat Headrest - "Drunk Drivers/Killer Whales" The Hotelier - "Piano Player" Hundred Waters fea...
by Setherex
Wed Mar 23, 2016 3:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Phife Dawg (1970-2016)
Replies: 1
Views: 457

R.I.P. Phife Dawg (1970-2016)

Malik Taylor, the rapper known as Phife Dawg whose nimble, clever rhymes helped launch A Tribe Called Quest to both commercial and critical success, died Wednesday at the age of 45. Rolling Stone has confirmed the rapper's death, though an official statement has yet to be released. While the cause ...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 12 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1716

AMF Chart Week 12 2016

Welcome to Week 12 of the AMF Chart! The chart where the first entries to our 2016 Hall of Fame have arrived in literal droves! Here are your rankings for Week 11 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. David Bowie - "Lazarus" (10) 2. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (8) ...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 19, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forums upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1095

Re: Forums upgrade

Henrik wrote:Of course, let me know if something is missing, or if anything after the upgrade is annoying.

Only big change I've noticed is that the poll results bar graph is very expanded now. It's a sudden change, but I'm sure something I'll get used to after a bit of time with it.
by Setherex
Sat Mar 19, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2881

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

I also nominate Ariana Grande's Dangerous Woman. I was surprised by how fresh it sounds compared to The Way or Break Free. It's actually really good, so I wouldn't dismiss it as a song from the second coming of Mariah Carey. Always a pleasure to second a truly great pop song. My weekly reminder to ...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 19, 2016 5:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forums upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1095

Re: Forums upgrade

Ouch, the colors and stuff didn't update as I hoped they would. I'll look into this when I have time. Regardless, it looks so pretty! :laughing-rollingyellow: I'm sure whatever it ends up as will end up looking delightful, Henrik. P.S. on the topic of Forum updates, always down for more options and...
by Setherex
Thu Mar 17, 2016 12:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2881

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Hey Setherex, I'm hoping that an outtake that might be almost 40 years old, but never released until now, might qualify for a nomination. If so: Bruce Springsteen - 'Meet Me In The City'. Perfectly fine on my end. We go by release dates in these parts. ;) And just confirming for OtisRedding, DIIV's...
by Setherex
Tue Mar 15, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2881

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Setherex, where are you from? I used to think that you are from the US. I am indeed, California-born and raised. Residing over in Los Angeles now. Not much of a 'thriving music scene' here -trending L.A. music is just trending music in America currently. But I like to stay on top of worldly things....
by Setherex
Tue Mar 15, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2881

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Here in this forum we love our polls, to vote between songs, so if all great artists wanted to represent their countries, then the Eurovision Song Contest would be amazing, right? It's too bad that's not the case. But it's sad that a lot of people think that an ESC song is bad by default. I used to...
by Setherex
Tue Mar 15, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2881

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Eurovision Song Contest time again! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWaLxFIVX1s DIIV - Dopamine Also, and someone correct me if I'm wrong, I think this song has already been entered on our Chart? It would have been sometime in 2015. But I can't exactly remember. I'll give you a definitive answer whe...
by Setherex
Mon Mar 14, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 2881

AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Welcome to Week 11 of the AMF Chart! The chart where a changing of the rules has, maybe, possibly, stirred up the charts a bit? Here are your rankings for Week 10 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (7) 2. David Bowie - "Lazarus" (9) 3...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 5207

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

It was played about 50 minutes in on Breakfast show on BBC Radio 6 music. Here's a link to the show on Pitchfork so presumably available outside UK http://pitchfork.com/news/64039-pj-harvey-shares-the-community-of-hope/ Why then, I'd be happy to second ^_^ My weekly reminder to get your votes, nomi...
by Setherex
Thu Mar 10, 2016 8:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 5207

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

JohnnyBGoode wrote:I also nominate PJ Harvey 'The Community of Hope'.

Sorry if it's an obvious question Johnny, but could you link me to a stream of the full song? I can't seem to find it anywhere, and the album does not seem to have leaked yet.
by Setherex
Thu Mar 10, 2016 5:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)
Replies: 7
Views: 1199

Re: R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)

babydoll wrote:Setherex, did you choose A Day in the Life out of all the Beatles just to annoy me?

:whistle:
by Setherex
Wed Mar 09, 2016 11:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 5207

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

Rdwdbob wrote:Wow! Check this one out! I'd like to nominate 'Atomic Number' by Case/Lang/Veirs.

Oh, Rdwdbob. You must be sure to look at the poll before nominating :mrgreen:
by Setherex
Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)
Replies: 7
Views: 1199

R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)

Sir George Martin, the iconic producer best known for his work with the Beatles, has died. Ringo Starr confirmed the news on Twitter. He was 90. Martin, often called "the Fifth Beatle," gave the Beatles their first recording contract and produced virtually all of their music (aside from t...
by Setherex
Mon Mar 07, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 5207

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

I would like to nominate these songs ("highlights" in Mega Critic Chart 2016) Tindersticks - We Are Dreamers! Apologies Otis - this song appears to have already entered the Chart a couple weeks back. But of course, if the song receives at least two seconding nominations, it may re-enter n...

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