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by Fred
Wed Apr 01, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-April '20-Bruce Springsteen!
Replies: 5
Views: 78

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-April '20-Bruce Springsteen!

Songs: 1. Thunder Road 2. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) 3. Spirit in the Night 4. Jungleland 5. I'm on Fire 6. Brilliant Disguise 7. Badlands 8. Atlantic City 9. State Trooper 10. Jackson Cage 11. Growin' Up 12. The Ties That Bind 13. Sherry Darling 14. Born to Run 15. The River 16. Born in the U.S.A....
by Fred
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 222

Re: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll

Songs: "There's a hole in daddy's arm where the money goes" 1. Al Kooper – Sam Stone 2. Charles Mingus – The Shoes Of The Fisherman’s Wife 3. Rolling Stones – Happy 4. Frank Zappa – Blessed Relief 5. Lee Hazlewood – Ten Or Eleven Towns Ago 6. Wendy Carlos – Title Music from ‘A Clockwork Orange’ 7. D...
by Fred
Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 114
Views: 22966

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

Problems you get when passing 50 years old... "was it in the 90s, 00s or the 10s?"
by Fred
Tue Mar 03, 2020 5:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-March '20-David Bowie
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-March '20-David Bowie

"Still don't know what I was waiting for. And my time was running wild..." 1. Life On Mars? (Hunky Dory, 1971) 2. Can You Hear Me? (Young Americans, 1975) 3. Heroes (Heroes, 1977) 4. Sons Of The Silent Age (Heroes, 1977) 5. Starman (Ziggy Stardust, 1972) 6. Absolute Beginners (single, 1986) 7. Someb...
by Fred
Sun Mar 01, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 7284

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

Songs: 1. Led Zeppelin – When The Levee Breaks 2. David Bowie – Life On Mars? 3. Rolling Stones - Can't You Hear Me Knocking 4. Al Green – Tired Of Being Alone 5. Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man 6. Elton John – Tiny Dancer 7. David Bowie – Changes 8. Pink Floyd – Echoes 9. Marvin Gaye – Mercy Merc...
by Fred
Sat Feb 29, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 350
Views: 42571

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

You're on safe ground on the first two, I might use up my bullets for the other three though ;) Would much rather have TM7 than Rock the Casbah without a doubt! As for albums, are we to see another purple reign? Yup, songs list implies that. Btw, 1999 started it all for me in 1982... The magic when...
by Fred
Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 350
Views: 42571

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

And If wild cards were allowed:

Happy Mondays – W.F.L. (Think About The Future) [the song that started the 90s!]
The Clash – The Magnificent Seven
Pixies - Caribou
Fleetwood Mac – Gypsy
George Harrison – All Those Years Ago

Now shoot me! :)
by Fred
Fri Feb 21, 2020 5:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 350
Views: 42571

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

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by Fred
Wed Feb 19, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 2: Top 64 Songs of the Century, Nomination Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 2202

Re: Tournament 2: Top 64 Songs of the Century, Nomination Thread

My nominations are: Arcade Fire – Intervention - 2006 - 1 Tindersticks – Show Me Everything - 2012 - 1 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Jubilee Street - 1 Julia Holter – Maxim’s I - 2013 - 1 Mattias Alkberg – Stockholm - 2006 - 1 David Bowie – Blackstar - 2016 - 1 Solange – Cranes In The Sky - 2016 - 1 T...
by Fred
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)
Replies: 44
Views: 14948

Re: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)

Fred wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:45 pm
Edre Peraza wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:15 pm
To be honest with you guys this was a mistake... I don’t know how to do these lists nor do I have the time and ambition
Start with five artists in a word document! Bowie is one, Nick Cave a second and Deerhunter a third. You are ON YOUR WAY!
by Fred
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)
Replies: 44
Views: 14948

Re: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)

Edre Peraza wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:15 pm
To be honest with you guys this was a mistake... I don’t know how to do these lists nor do I have the time and ambition
see below
by Fred
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 350
Views: 42571

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Absolutely unsentimental, me not voting for "1999" as my fav song.
by Fred
Sat Feb 15, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 114
Views: 22966

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

ShepBranson wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 5:46 pm
acroamor wrote:
Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:16 pm
1. Mitski - Bury Me
Damn this list!
Looks interresting!
by Fred
Sat Feb 08, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 147
Views: 22632

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Listyguy wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 2:11 am
Fred wrote:
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:20 am
4. Gil Scott-Heron – Pieces Of A Man
I'm seeing 1971 for this one, do you have a source for 1970?
No, should be 1971!
by Fred
Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 114
Views: 22966

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

Look what I dug up from the 2010s! 1. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Jubilee Street 2. Tindersticks – Show Me Everything 3. Julia Holter – Maxim’s I 4. Angel Olsen – If It’s Alive It Will 5. Todd Terje – Inspector Norse 6. Solange – Cranes In The Sky 7. David Bowie – Blackstar 8. Joanna Newsom – Good I...
by Fred
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 147
Views: 22632

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Songs: 1. Simon & Garfunkel – Only Living Boy In New York 2. Antonio Carlos Jobim – Amparo 3. Velvet Underground – Rock’n Roll 4. Neil Young – I Believe In You 5. George Harrison – Beware Of Darkness 6. Beach Boys – This Whole World 7. Led Zeppelin – Since I’ve Been Loving You 8. George Harrison – W...
by Fred
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4
Replies: 30
Views: 7781

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4

I prefer the Beatles

Like This:

1. OK Computer by Radiohead (25th all time)[ vs. Abbey Road by The Beatles
2. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd (27th all time)[/b] vs. Revolver by The Beatles
by Fred
Sun Jan 12, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top Songs of 2019 - Results
Replies: 18
Views: 5418

Re: AMF Top Songs of 2019 - Results

....Yuve Yuve Yuve Youve Yu...
by Fred
Thu Jan 09, 2020 5:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4
Replies: 30
Views: 7781

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4

1. Abbey Road by The Beatles
2. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd

HM: "The Doors" by The Doors with The Doors through The Doors
by Fred
Mon Jan 06, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-January '20, Bob Dylan!
Replies: 32
Views: 11525

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-January '20, Bob Dylan!

Songs: 1. Like A Rolling Stone (Highway 61 Revisited, 1965) 2. Girl From The North Country (The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, 1963) 3. Desolation Row (Highway 61 Revisited, 1965) 4. Fourth Time Around (Blonde On Blonde, 1966) 5. Changing Of The Guards (Street Legal, 1978) 6. All Along The Watchtower (John...
by Fred
Mon Jan 06, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 3
Replies: 28
Views: 7851

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 3

1. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
2. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
3. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd
4. Blonde on Blonde by Bob Dylan

"Wait a minute, did I just vote AGAINST "Abbey Road"?
by Fred
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS.....FINALLY!!!
Replies: 59
Views: 30158

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS

Sorry panam, didn't see your january post...
by Fred
Wed Dec 25, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 2
Replies: 24
Views: 7734

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 2

1. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys vs. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars by David Bowie 2. Marquee Moon by Television vs. OK Computer by Radiohead 3. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles vs. Blood on the Tracks by Bob Dylan 4. Abbey Road by The Beatles vs. Th...
by Fred
Wed Dec 18, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Roxette
Replies: 7
Views: 3302

Re: R.I.P. Roxette

Fred wrote:
Sat Dec 14, 2019 11:53 pm
How it started: The Look = Hot Thing + U Got The Look :)
by Fred
Tue Dec 17, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 27
Views: 6889

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 2

1. The Doors
2. The Dark Side of the Moon
3. Highway 61 Revisited
4. London Calling
5. Electric Ladyland
6. Blonde On Blonde
7. Astral Weeks
8. Revolver
by Fred
Sat Dec 14, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Roxette
Replies: 7
Views: 3302

Re: R.I.P. Roxette

How it REALLY started: The Look = Hot Thing + U Got The Look, W.S.B.P
by Fred
Mon Dec 09, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Next decade poll
Replies: 37
Views: 15044

Re: Next decade poll

More of an inofficial way… 70's we do first but until new years eve we nominate 20 songs each from the 10's that we dig the most and quickly become first on the web (?) with a twenty hundred and 10's song list. 20, 19, 18 points and so on. And of course we could calculate some cult songs among these...
by Fred
Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 37947

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

I don't know who's decision this is ultimately, but here's how the schedule would lay out if we continued doing this the same way we have since the inception of the yearly decade polls : 2020 - 1970s 2021 - 1960s 2022 - 1900-1959 2023 - 2010s 2024 - 2000s 2025 - 1990s 2026 - 1980s 2027 - 1970s 2028...
by Fred
Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 37947

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Yeah, maybe we should do 2010s first. Dig up every future classic possible. Then let it rest a few years and then re-do it. The 1970s don't go anywhere. For fun or reflection perhaps, the number of songs from each 70s and 10s year on my ever evolving top thousand list: 1970: 49 songs 1971: 30 1972: ...
by Fred
Sun Nov 24, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 37947

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

00's or the freakin' 70's. A hard choice. If we do the 00's we get the opportunity to become frontrunners on the web! Also remember that for every good song of the 00's there are 5-10 from the 70's. It will be almost SHOCKING diving right into the year 1970 now in january. Jobim, Rodriguez, Velvets!...
by Fred
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2010s Song Recommendations
Replies: 5
Views: 3078

Re: 2010s song recommendations

A few classics of mine: Tindersticks - Show Me https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bx-KWrVP70 Tame Impala - Apocalypse Dreams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQH2Kq1QXaI Todd Terje - Inspector Norse https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHiqPG0526U Solange - Cranes In The Sky https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
by Fred
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 37947

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

As you voted for "WFL" in the 1988 poll, I can't count this one, but everything else is good to go. It was with the "Think About The Future" mix the song was "ready" (imo) so it's a different version. Have not followed any discussion of rules but my gut feeling is the 89 version is the one to be co...
by Fred
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 37947

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Songs: 2. Happy Mondays – WFL (Think About The Future mix) As you voted for "WFL" in the 1988 poll, I can't count this one, but everything else is good to go. It was with the "Think About The Future" mix the song was "ready" (imo) so it's a different version. Have not followed any discussion of rul...
by Fred
Fri Nov 01, 2019 3:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 37947

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Songs: 1. Jesus And Mary Chain – Blues From A Gun 2. Happy Mondays – WFL (Think About The Future mix) 3. Stone Roses – Fool’s Gold 4. Prince – Batdance 5. Pixies – Debaser 6. Neil Young – Rockin' in the Free World 7. Pixies – No. 13 Baby 8. Lou Reed – Endless Cycle 9. Pixies – Wave of Mutilation 10....
by Fred
Sun Oct 27, 2019 4:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 41355

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Never had "Where Is My Mind" as a true favourite. This piano cover finds the right tone, though:

Maxence Cyrin - Where Is My Mind https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90Fpjwctqlw
by Fred
Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS.....FINALLY!!!
Replies: 59
Views: 30158

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS

"Green Onions" and "Misirlou" projected high and now The "Egyptian Reggae" on place 293. Exciting! I had trouble coming up with a long list of instrumentals that I love because a lot of early rock instrumentals (i.e. late 50s-early 60s) sound "samey" to me and while there are examples of jazz (and ...
by Fred
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS.....FINALLY!!!
Replies: 59
Views: 30158

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS

The soundtrack of the 80's for me:

236 . Mike Post - Theme From Hill St Blues
by Fred
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 41355

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Moonbeam wrote:
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:16 pm
Fred wrote:
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:38 pm
20-Years-Old Jubileum-Year-Songs:

18. Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds – The Mercy Seat
36. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – The Mercy Seat
You've got this one listed twice. Do you want to keep it at #18 and bump everything else up?
I changed it to #18 only now.

Thanks!
by Fred
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 41355

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Songs: 1. Pixies – Bone Machine 2. My Bloody Valentine – I Believe 3. Prefab Sprout – Venus Of The Soup Kitchen 4. John Hiatt – Slow Turning 5. Sonic Youth – Teen Age Riot 6. Morrissey – Suedehead 7. My Bloody Valentine – Feed Me With Your Kiss 8. Pixies – Where Is My Mind? 9. Traveling Wilburys – T...
by Fred
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS.....FINALLY!!!
Replies: 59
Views: 30158

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS

Chuck Mangione (278) played with Jazz Messengers for a while. Put together 80 min of cool jazzy rock in the 70s that still sounds good which is unusual. Of course he had the jazz police after him. Check out 20th Masters and the Children of Sanchez album / soundtrack.
by Fred
Thu Sep 26, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 54
Views: 22807

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

Songs: The 10's had its moments as men and women around the world tried to keep rock alive. Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds: "Jubilee Street Todd Terje: "Inspector Norse" Tindersticks: "Show Me Everything" Angel Olsen: "If It's Alive It Will" Solange: "Cranes In The Sky" Kamasi Washington: "Change Of Th...
by Fred
Wed Sep 25, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS.....FINALLY!!!
Replies: 59
Views: 30158

Re: AMF Survey - Top Instrumental Songs of All Time - RESULTS

"Green Onions" and "Misirlou" projected high and now The "Egyptian Reggae" on place 293. Exciting!
by Fred
Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 43082

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

1. Pixies – Caribou 2. Throwing Muses – Fish [from ’Lonely Is An Eyesore’] 3. Sarah Vaughan – Make This City Ours Tonight 4. Gun Club – Yellow Eyes 5. Joan Baez – James And The Gang 6. Sonic Youth – Schizophrenia 7. Smiths – Paint A Vulgar Picture 8. Arthur Blythe – Autumn In New York (part one) 9. ...
by Fred
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 194
Views: 52140

Re: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS

Hymie wrote:
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:38 pm
Wezzo wrote:
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:34 pm
Ah, shame In the Ghetto just missed out on a top-ten spot.
Funny you should say that. My older friends are really pissed that it finished so high.
Thay should be pissed about 'Rubberneckin' being fourth best Memphis song at no. 94. Or One Night being no. 17. IMHO.
by Fred
Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 194
Views: 52140

Re: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS

#24, "I Want You, I Need You, I Love You" was a nice surprise on this rather 50's favored list.
by Fred
Mon Aug 19, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 194
Views: 52140

Re: Best Elvis Presley Songs - RESULTS

Should be real fun to put together an 80 minutes disc with personal favorites from these results! (and links!)
by Fred
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 40920

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Songs: 1. Paul Simon – Graceland 2. Triffids – Tender Is The Night (The Long Fidelity) 3. Smiths - Bigmouth Strikes Again 4. David Bowie – Absolute Beginners 5. Genesis – Domino 6. Astor Piazzolla – Concierto Para Quinteto 7. Hüsker Dü – Sorry Somehow 8. Smiths – Panic 9. A Certain Ratio – Mickey Wa...