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by Honorio
Thu Jul 02, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 5, Week 10
Replies: 15
Views: 87

Re: Music of 2010: Round 5, Week 10

Albums
1. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. 2. Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz

Songs
1. The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio vs. 3. The National - England
2. Gorillaz - On Melancholy Hill vs. 4. LCD Soundsystem - Home
by Honorio
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 86
Replies: 12
Views: 187

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 86

Thank you, spiritualized!
by Honorio
Tue Jun 30, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 86
Replies: 12
Views: 187

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 86

Stretching out the concept of classic my nomination is: LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN “Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ‘Eroica’, 2nd Movement: Marcia funebre, Adagio assai” (1803), 1962 version performed by Berliner Philharmoniker conducted by Herbert von Karajan Please tell me if it's not eligible and I'll s...
by Honorio
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Again I feel out of step with the critics, none of the songs on my Top 10 are in the Top 50 of the best-of-decade critics lists, only two of them are on the Top 100 and 6 of the 10 are not even in the Top 200. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/3/35/David_Bowie_-_Lazarus_cover_art.jpg Songs: ...
by Honorio
Sat Jun 27, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Thank you very much, Jackson. Yes, let's hope for those "AMF specials" ending in high positions on the final list!
by Honorio
Fri Jun 26, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Let me introduce a new AM user, pepemallent. He's my best friend and he has an exquisite taste in music. We share a lot of common ground in music including some projects as parts of bands and as a duo (we're right now recording some songs together, I'll let you know about this when we finish). I ask...
by Honorio
Thu Jun 25, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 4, Week 9
Replies: 15
Views: 244

Re: Music of 2010: Round 4, Week 9

Albums 1. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. 3. The National - High Violet 4. Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz vs. 2. Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can Songs 1. The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio vs. 4. Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi - Tightrope 2. LCD Soundsystem - I Can Change vs. 6. Go...
by Honorio
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

OK, thank you very much to both, even if I think I finally will manage to send a list before the 30th of June.
by Honorio
Tue Jun 23, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Well, this is my borrowed list, with items directly stolen from other user lists, including sonofsamiam and Dan but also Bonnielaurel or panam. But mostly from the list of my friend Pepe (more about this later). One-album-per-artist https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/ec/Sufjan_Stevens_-_Car...
by Honorio
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!
Replies: 8
Views: 369

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!

THE ASSOCIATION “Never My Love” (1967), #3672 on AM list
by Honorio
Sun Jun 21, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 8
Replies: 16
Views: 987

Re: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 8

Albums 2. Sufjan Stevens - The Age of Adz vs. 3. Actress - Splazsh 4. Titus Andronicus - The Monitor vs. 1. Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can Songs 2. Kanye West feat. Pusha T - Runaway vs. 1. The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio 5. Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi - Tightrope vs. 3. Adele - Rolling in the ...
by Honorio
Sun Jun 21, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Two weeks left for this. Deadline is June 30th. Just a question, have you (and acroamor) talked about who is going to post the results first? I'm saying this because I have my album list almost ready to post but my songs list is still in an embryonic state (only a Top 5 so far). If the albums resul...
by Honorio
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1188

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

Mmm, I think there's no need to apply some restrictive rules, after all the chart has been going on without them for 84 weeks. I've been only participating from the 61st edition but I've seen some Top 10 songs ("Like a Rolling Stone" or "What's Going On" come to my mind) being eliminated after only ...
by Honorio
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 7
Replies: 17
Views: 1109

Re: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 7

Albums 1. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. 3. LCD Soundsystem - This Is Happening 4. The National - High Violet vs. 2. Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid Songs 6. Kanye West feat. Kid Cudi and Raekwon - Gorgeous vs. 5. The National - England 3. Jaga Jazzist - Toccata vs. 8. Sleigh Bel...
by Honorio
Wed Jun 03, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 83
Replies: 11
Views: 920

Re: AMF Classics Edition 83

DOMINIQUE A “Pour la peau” (2001)
by Honorio
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - June '20 - Led Zeppelin!
Replies: 22
Views: 1656

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - June '20 - Led Zeppelin!

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/2/26/Led_Zeppelin_-_Led_Zeppelin_IV.jpg Albums: 1. Led Zeppelin IV (1971, my #47 album of all-time) The first masterpiece and the unsurpassed pinnacle of heavy metal. And, for good or bad, probably the most influential album ever, creating a style that is h...
by Honorio
Sat May 30, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month-Bruce Springsteen, Results!
Replies: 9
Views: 1667

Re: Artist of the Month-Bruce Springsteen, Results!

Sorry Holden but there are some inaccuracies on the release dates: 99 | "Sad Eyes" was released as a single in 1999 but was previously released in 1998 as part of the "Tracks" album 91 | "Shackled and Drawn" was released in 2012 as part of the album "Wrecking Ball" 78 | "Loose Ends" was recorded in ...
by Honorio
Sat May 30, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Wow, thank you very much, Dan! Those links are a goldmine...
by Honorio
Fri May 29, 2020 5:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Yes, Dan, there's a whole planet of music to discover! But... where you get recommendations for this kind of music? To my knowledge there is not a single best-of-decade critics list on the subject. Only some scattered best-of-year lists. But I know where to get my recommendations, from your list. :m...
by Honorio
Wed May 27, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly (2015)
Replies: 17
Views: 10748

Re: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly (2015)

And this time is for real (and sorry for the previous mistake). Now with the votes for "To Pimp a Butterfly" bootsy is the seventh person to get into the 100 Club, having ranked every album on Rank the Tracks (part one). Welcome to the club, bootsy!
by Honorio
Mon May 25, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63083

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Awesome list, Dan! Love especially the world music selections...
by Honorio
Mon May 25, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 82
Replies: 11
Views: 2175

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 82

JAMES BROWN AND THE FAMOUS FLAMES “I Got You (I Feel Good)” (1965)
by Honorio
Sun May 24, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Little Richard's Here's Little Richard (1957)
Replies: 16
Views: 9041

Re: Rank the Tracks: Little Richard's Here's Little Richard (1957)

And with the votes for "Here's Little Richard" bootsy is the seventh person to get into the 100 Club, having ranked every album on Rank the Tracks (part one). Welcome to the club, bootsy!
by Honorio
Sat May 23, 2020 6:42 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone (U.S.): The 100 Greatest Debut Singles of All Time
Replies: 64
Views: 5913

Re: Rolling Stone (U.S.): The 100 Greatest Debut Singles of All Time

Fantastic write-up, Rob! And I agree in most of it, especially on this "On revolutions in music history" part.
by Honorio
Wed May 20, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final
Replies: 25
Views: 3098

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final

Wow, I didn't see it coming! So glad to see Rokia Traoré as the winner, that's great!
Thank you very much, Bang Jan! You did an excellent work as host.
by Honorio
Tue May 19, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10
Replies: 36
Views: 3715

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10

Agree 100% with Rob on this one. "23" begins very high with the title track but the rest of the album is not as interesting. On the other hand "A New World Record" is great fun, one of my favourite albums of all time.
So... ELO!
by Honorio
Sat May 16, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final
Replies: 25
Views: 3098

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final

I spent part of my days of confinement updating the pictures and links of old posts of mine, and everytime I stumbled upon old Unacclaimed threads (like this one or this one ) I couldn't help but think that the songs from the previous games were better than the ones from this year. So I wanted to wr...
by Honorio
Tue May 12, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 81
Replies: 18
Views: 3439

Re: AMF Classics Edition 81

THE CURE “Boys Don't Cry” (1979)
by Honorio
Wed May 06, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 3
Replies: 24
Views: 4111

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 3

https://images2.imgbox.com/9b/45/OfjYuzxK_o.jpg 1 | Rokia Traoré | Dounia |2008 4 | Rooney | Blueside | 2003 6 | Michaela Melián | Sebastian | 2007 9 | Ween | Ocean Man | 1997 10 | Dispatch | The General | 1997 2 | Chet Baker Quartet | No Problem | 1980 3 | Richie Havens | Handouts in the Rain | 20...
by Honorio
Tue May 05, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month-David Bowie, Results!
Replies: 11
Views: 3641

Re: Artist of the Month-David Bowie, Results!

Sorry Holden but the lyrics quote from "Ashes to Ashes" is not from the David Bowie song. It's from a song with the same title by the band Blood on the Dance Floor.
by Honorio
Sun May 03, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)
Replies: 159
Views: 185737

Re: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)

6 albums updated in two months (nine weeks) thanks to ratanx (3), Safetycat (3), bootsy (1), saqm7 (1) and whuntva (1). The albums updated are:
- Funeral
- The Queen Is Dead (2)
- Sign 'O' the Times
- Murmur (2)
- A Rush of Blood to the Head (2)
- In Utero
by Honorio
Sun May 03, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 80
Replies: 11
Views: 3221

Re: AMF Classics Edition 80

MADNESS “My Girl” (1979)
by Honorio
Fri May 01, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!
Replies: 37
Views: 7178

Re: Album of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/a/a1/Radiohead.okcomputer.albumart.jpg Albums: 1. OK Computer (1997, my #5 album of all-time) The big step forward for both Radiohead and indie rock. Recorded in a Victorian mansion (formerly property of actress Jane Seymour) using the natural echoes of the...
by Honorio
Wed Apr 29, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 2
Replies: 29
Views: 5413

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 2

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/4/4b/Time_Control_%28Hiromi_Uehara_album_cover%29.jpg 1 | Hiromi's Sonicbloom | Time Control, or Controlled by Time | 2007 5 | Regina Spektor | All the Rowboats | 2012 6 | Klaus Schulze | Ludwig II. von Bayern | 1978 8 | Jain | Come | 2015 10 | Dropkick Mur...
by Honorio
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 79
Replies: 23
Views: 3850

Re: AMF Classics Edition 79

Thank you very much, Brad, this is really helpful!
by Honorio
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Albums Aggregated, Current Edition!
Replies: 11
Views: 2115

Re: AMF Albums Aggregated, Current Edition!

Thank you, Holden!
by Honorio
Fri Apr 24, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Albums Aggregated, Current Edition!
Replies: 11
Views: 2115

Re: AMF Albums Aggregated, Current Edition!

Hi Holden, I recently noticed (thanks to andyd1010) that the links for the polls about 1900-1949 songs, 1950s albums and song and 1960s albums and songs that we made back in 2010 were not correct. I don't know if you want to include it in the general aggregation but anyway the correct links are: The...
by Honorio
Fri Apr 24, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: History of AM Forum Polls
Replies: 52
Views: 130722

Re: History of AM Forum Polls

Top 100 songs of 1900-1949 [2010] links to the overview of a 50s/60s poll. Top 50 albums and top 100 songs of the 1950s [2010] links to the same thing, which links to 1950-52 lists but not the full results. Anyone have links to the full results for those? The 2010 1960s poll also links to the same ...
by Honorio
Fri Apr 24, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 79
Replies: 23
Views: 3850

Re: AMF Classics Edition 79

Didn't know that. Should I change my nomination? Your call, there have been other multiple noms... it was my nomination last time and did fairly well - you can count on my vote again! Didn't know that. Should I change my nomination? No particular rules on re-submissions - unless it's in the Hall of...
by Honorio
Thu Apr 23, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 79
Replies: 23
Views: 3850

Re: AMF Classics Edition 79

Didn't know that. Should I change my nomination?
by Honorio
Thu Apr 23, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 79
Replies: 23
Views: 3850

Re: AMF Classics Edition 79

THE THE “Uncertain Smile (Extended)” (1982)
by Honorio
Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 1
Replies: 24
Views: 3914

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 1

https://images2.imgbox.com/ea/74/9I3hMNS4_o.jpg 2 | Dougie MacLean | Seannair’s Song | 1983 5 | Nujabes | Peaceland | 2003 6 | Erasure | Oh L'amour | 1986 7 | Solaris | Marsbéli Krónikák: IV-VI | 1984 10 | Bet the Levels | GE Days | 2015 1 | The Pale Fountains | Palm of My Hand | 1983 3 | Yamasuki ...
by Honorio
Wed Apr 22, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.6
Replies: 39
Views: 4875

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.6

Hi friends: I'm going to break the tie by voting for Nico. I like a lot "Green" and I think it was a worthy assault to mainstream from the then quintessential indie band. But seeing the whole discography of R.E.M. it can be seen as a valley between better previous and posterior albums. Anyway I love...
by Honorio
Sat Apr 18, 2020 5:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album From The Year You Were Born?
Replies: 38
Views: 5189

Re: Favorite Album From The Year You Were Born?

1. OTIS REDDING "Otis Blue / Otis Redding Sings Soul'" 2. THE BEATLES "Rubber Soul" 3. BOB DYLAN "Bringing It All Back Home" 4. JOHN COLTRANE "A Love Supreme" 5. BOB DYLAN "Highway 61 Revisited" 6. JACQUES BREL "Jacques Brel [Ces gens-là]" 7. NINA SIMONE "Pastel Blues" 8. THE BYRDS "Mr. Tambourine M...
by Honorio
Fri Apr 17, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 12
Replies: 25
Views: 3661

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 12

https://images2.imgbox.com/1f/b9/CX9uN6iI_o.jpg THE 400 BLOWS GROUP 1 | Dougie MacLean | Seannair’s Song | 1983 2 | Rooney | Blueside | 2003 6 | Maroon 5 | Maps | 2014 8 | GG Allin & the Scumfucs | Bite It You Scum | 1985 BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN GROUP 3 | Cécile McLorin Salvant | Ever Since the One I L...
by Honorio
Wed Apr 15, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 78
Replies: 17
Views: 1700

Re: AMF Classics Edition 78

A GIRL CALLED EDDY “Golden” (2004)
by Honorio
Sat Apr 11, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 23
Views: 2754

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 11

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/e1/Forca_Bruta.jpg RIO BRAVO GROUP 1 | Jorge Ben | Fôrça bruta | 1970 4 | Buddy Holly | Modern Don Juan | 1958 5 | Ween | Ocean Man | 1997 8 | Snail Mail | Thinning | 2016 M GROUP 2 | Ludus | The Escape Artist | 1981 3 | Helena Deland | A Stone Is a Stone...
by Honorio
Sat Apr 11, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 3381

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

sonofsamiam, that was impressive! We are lucky to have you here...
by Honorio
Sun Apr 05, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Go review this random release
Replies: 96
Views: 36434

Re: Go review this random release

Next pick from Randominator was a really obscure one: https://images2.imgbox.com/a0/f9/ApDE1Ik9_o.jpg Title: Hey Little Dancin' Girl / Yesterday's Fool Artist : The Brothers Cain Type : Single Released: 1966 Genres : not stated on the single but other singles from the band are labeled as Sunshine Po...
by Honorio
Sun Apr 05, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Go review this random release
Replies: 96
Views: 36434

Re: Go review this random release

Hope everything is ok with you in these trying times. Yes, we are OK, thank you! Hope you and your family are OK too. I'll try to summarize some of my feelings about the coronavirus crisis in the proper thread on the next days, yesterday I began a period of reservation of a week and I'll have plent...