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by Krurze
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2020
Replies: 221
Views: 11295

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2020

Safetycat wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:28 am
Another German novelty-themed rap group? It's more likely than you think!
Just out of interest, what other group(s) do you think of?
by Krurze
Sat Mar 14, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2020
Replies: 221
Views: 11295

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2020

Vince Staples – Crabs in a Bucket: 9/10 Amazing track. When I heard the intro come on unexpectedly a few weeks ago I couldn't quite put my finger on what it was. My first guess was some old Streets record. Great UK garage throwback. Also: The Knife – From Off to On: 5/10 Not a highlight on Silent Sh...
by Krurze
Fri Mar 13, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Cover Tournament-Nomination Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 1427

Re: Album Cover Tournament-Nomination Thread

Ranked list: 1 | Slint | Spiderland 2 | Kyuss | Welcome To Sky Valley 3 | The Beatles | Abbey Road 4 | Godspeed You! Black Emperor | F♯ A♯ ∞ (CD version) 5 | Earth | Earth 2 6 | Joy Division | Unknown Pleasures 7 | Godspeed You! Black Emperor | Yanqui U.X.O. 8 | Wire | Pink Flag 9 | The KLF | Chill ...
by Krurze
Tue Mar 03, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - November 2019
Replies: 151
Views: 46327

Re: Biggest Fan - November 2019

Franz Ferdinand – Michael: 5/10
Кино́ [Kino] - Группа крови [Gruppa krovi]: 7/10
The Rolling Stones – Love in Vain: 5/10
by Krurze
Tue Mar 03, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - December 2019
Replies: 187
Views: 57528

Re: Biggest Fan - December 2019

The Beatles – I’ve Got a Feeling: 7/10
The Rolling Stones – Lady Jane: 9/10
by Krurze
Tue Mar 03, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2020
Replies: 206
Views: 46885

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2020

Wilco – Radio Cure: 6/10
Laurie Anderson – Big Science: 7/10
Ja, Panik – Antananarivo: 9/10
Sunny Day Real Estate – In Circles: 9/10
HVOB – Cool Melt: 8/10
Dean Martin – That’s Amore: 5/10
Brian Eno – I’ll Come Running: 8/10
by Krurze
Tue Mar 03, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2020
Replies: 198
Views: 30892

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2020

Wire – Mr. Suit: 6/10
Moby – Flower: 7/10
Lorde – Team: 7/10
WhoMadeWho – Hi & Lo (Konstantin Sibold Acid Mix): 10/10
Neil Young – Transformer Man: 6/10
by Krurze
Tue Mar 03, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2020
Replies: 221
Views: 11295

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2020

Hey Rob, the version I am most familiar with and based my all-time rank on is indeed the 1986 Club Mix, so you can add that one to the spotify playlist if you want. And it's a 10 for me.
by Krurze
Mon Mar 02, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 25
Views: 3951

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 5

JOHN FORD GROUP
Iggy Pop | Repo Man
Eurythmics | Step on the Beast
Richie Havens | Handouts in the Rain
Colbie Caillat | Fallin' for You

AKIRA KUROSAWA GROUP
Best Coast | Sun Was High (So Was I)
Von Spar | V.S.O.P.
City | Am Fenster
Puscifer | Monsoons
by Krurze
Wed Feb 26, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 32
Views: 3964

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 4

JEAN RENOIR GROUP The John Renbourn Group | The Plains of Waterloo Jedi Mind Tricks feat. R.A. the Rugged Man | Uncommon Valor The Free Design | My Brother Woody Erasure | Oh L'Amour INGMAR BERGMAN GROUP Westwood/Cash | Psycho for Your Love Carl Perkins | All Mama's Children MGMT | I Love You Too, D...
by Krurze
Tue Feb 25, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Athlete Lists
Replies: 31
Views: 7701

Re: Athlete Lists

Here's another list that came to my mind about a sport that might be a bit more obscure. Television commentator Dave Hendon, writer Hector Nunns and professional snooker player Alan McManus choose the 10 greatest snooker players ever: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FYP655z1ryo This is the final lis...
by Krurze
Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 39839

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

Holden, I edited my list, too. I put in Peggy Gou's Starry Night at number 8 and moved everything after that a rank down accordingly. I hope it's not too much of a hassle for you to include this edit. Sorry for the late change!
by Krurze
Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 39839

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

double post.... sorry!
by Krurze
Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Athlete Lists
Replies: 31
Views: 7701

Re: Athlete Lists

If you're interested in more football lists, English newspaper The Guardian has tons of them: The 100 best male footballers in the world 2019: https://www.theguardian.com/global/ng-interactive/2019/dec/17/the-100-best-male-footballers-in-the-world-2019 The 100 best female footballers in the world 20...
by Krurze
Thu Feb 06, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 27
Views: 4204

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 2

For some reason I confused Alphabeat with Alphaville, so I expected a hidden German synth pop gem. Instead, I got a hidden Danish indie pop gem, which is arguably better. A fun, catchy little song. edit: Just read Schüttelbirne's post and became aware that this is actually a cover of the PIL song. I...
by Krurze
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Juice (Germany)
Replies: 0
Views: 3178

EOY 2019 - Juice (Germany)

https://juice.de/juice-wrap-up-autorencharts-2019-listen/ "We compiled the personal year-end charts of our freelance writers and our editorial staff, from videos to full albums." So basically this is 12 different people listing their favourite songs, albums, EPs, mixtapes and some other stuff of the...
by Krurze
Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 36
Views: 5961

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Heats, Week 1

Oh boy, what better way to start Unacclaimed VI than with a 28 minute experimental electronic composition, an 18 minute neo-prog suite and an 11 minute Japanese jazz piece, all in the first bracket? :D I listened to quite a bit Kosmische Musik lately and also gave Klaus Schulze's most famous work Ir...
by Krurze
Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: The Draw
Replies: 7
Views: 5609

Re: Unacclaimed VI: The Draw

This is an amazing line-up, probably my favourite yet. Feels like I nominated half of the songs :D
by Krurze
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - December 2019
Replies: 187
Views: 57528

Re: Biggest Fan - December 2019

Elvis Presley – You’re the Devil in Disguise: 8

Roy Harper - Twelve Hours of Sunset: 10

My second 10/10 discovery during this game.
by Krurze
Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Finals
Replies: 26
Views: 6146

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Finals

Walk in the Park
by Krurze
Wed Jan 22, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Athlete Lists
Replies: 31
Views: 7701

Re: Athlete Lists

There's also the FIFA 100 , an unranked where Pelé chose the 125 greatest footballers in 2004, although this one might be a bit tricky to implement because it only covers living persons (i.e. players that were alive in 2004). This is the list: Jan Ceulemans Franky Van Der Elst Jean-Marie Pfaff Chris...
by Krurze
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 39839

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

My favourite songs of 2019: 1 | Lucinee & Lifka | Mechanical Skin 2 | Oidorno | Bordbistro 3 | Burial | State Forest 4 | Oh Sees | Snickersnee 5 | Floorplan | So Glad 6 | Cherrymoon Trax | The House of House (Thomas Schumacher Remix) 7 | Ellen Allien | MDMA (Alien Rain Remix) 8 | Peggy Gou | Starry ...
by Krurze
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 27824

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

How was the audience vote at the end? Were Dave Matthews and Pat Benatar still leading? Does that mean that they completely ignored the audience vote? Seems like a terrible move. I don't know about the results of the audience vote, but if I remember it correctly the audience vote counts as one sing...
by Krurze
Sun Jan 05, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Avant-jazz albums on AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2976

Re: Avant-jazz albums on AM

I think Henrik has to give the definitive answer, but from what I remember the adding of "bubbling under" albums has been very inconsistent over the years, and albums like Blame It on My Youth have probably been added in a rather early update of AM and probably wouldn't be added in a future update a...
by Krurze
Mon Dec 30, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Juice (Germany): The 20 most important rap albums of the decade
Replies: 0
Views: 3238

Juice (Germany): The 20 most important rap albums of the decade

https://juice.de/reviews-alben-der-dekade/ "For every year of the decade, our editors chose the best German and the best international album and retrospectively reviewed them." 2010: Haftbefehl | Azzlack Stereotyp Kanye West | My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 2011: Casper | XOXO Drake | Take Care 2...
by Krurze
Sun Dec 15, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best Novels of All-Time
Replies: 2
Views: 2418

Re: Best Novels of All-Time

There already is a website that seems pretty similar to what you're envisioning: https://thegreatestbooks.org/

Here you can find the lists that were used: https://thegreatestbooks.org/lists/details
by Krurze
Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Greatest Punk Bands - RESULTS
Replies: 22
Views: 7087

Re: Greatest Punk Bands - RESULTS

Guessing (and rooting for) the Ramones!
by Krurze
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Rating changes (Allmusic, Scaruffi, etc.) - Update 2017
Replies: 141
Views: 128500

Re: Rating changes (Allmusic, Scaruffi, etc.) - Update 2017

Oops, not sure how I missed that!

On a sidenote, I'm curious when Allmusic will finally pull off a YHF on MBDTF.
by Krurze
Sun Nov 17, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Rating changes (Allmusic, Scaruffi, etc.) - Update 2017
Replies: 141
Views: 128500

Re: Rating changes (Allmusic, Scaruffi, etc.) - Update 2017

Beyoncé's B'day has also been downgraded to four stars. So I guess there might be even more changes.
by Krurze
Fri Oct 25, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: POLL: Greatest Punk Bands of All Time
Replies: 34
Views: 11366

Re: POLL: Greatest Punk Bands of All Time

Quick all-time list: 1 | Ramones 2 | Wire 3 | Thee Oh Sees 4 | Parquet Courts 5 | FIDLAR 6 | Ty Segall/Ty Segall Band 7 | Green Day 8 | The Stooges 9 | The Undertones 10 | The Clash 11 | Beastie Boys 12 | blink-182 13 | NOFX 14 | Black Flag 15 | The Offspring 16 | Black Lips 17 | Bad Religion 18 | T...
by Krurze
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3 R1W2 Tiebreaker
Replies: 5
Views: 6165

Re: Overlooked Songs 3 R1W2 Tiebreaker

Thee Oh Sees!
by Krurze
Sat Sep 21, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 82082

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

Lots of great songs in the last few days, so time for me to vote again! John Parr – St. Elmo’s Fire (Man in Motion): Of course I've known this song for a long time, but I never knew what it was called or who performed it. So thanks Rob and ordinaryperson! The intro and chorus are as iconic as it get...
by Krurze
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 274
Views: 114582

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

BobPatience wrote:
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:38 am
Just in case other people get confused, 55sec. is 32 bars (in 4/4 at 140bpm).
Oh well, close enough I guess. Thanks for correcting!
by Krurze
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Soundalike For....
Replies: 38
Views: 19722

Re: The Best Soundalike For....

The best soundalike for Kyuss, and actually a killer tune!

by Krurze
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 274
Views: 114582

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

Phaeleh - Mantra: This is a tricky one. I listened to this a lot a few years back. When I compiled my all-time list, I did not listen to every song I considered in its entirety, so I listened to Mantra's drop at 0:55 and liked it a lot, so I put it on my list. When I listened to it again yesterday, ...
by Krurze
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 274
Views: 114582

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

Wow! Is this the first time someone gives a 10 to someone else’s nomination? For what it's worth, I upgraded my ranking for Joan Baez' Silbver Dagger, nominated by BonnieLaurel, to a 10. You can include me in that, Vril- UV gets a 9 from me, just immense, goosebump-causing stuff. I've been looking ...
by Krurze
Wed Jul 31, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 186
Views: 79687

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

Krurze’s techno tracks are among the best things in this game. Haha, it's great to see that at least someone appreciates them. It does come down to set and setting with these tracks, really. But I'm glad that even Hymie can (kind of) see the appeal. Vril - UV gets an 8/10 from me. I don't think I h...
by Krurze
Thu Jul 04, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 293
Views: 322126

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Big Audio Dynamite's E=MC2 was first released in 1985, on This Is Big Audio Dynamite. It's currently listed as a 1986 song on AM.
by Krurze
Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll 2019 Edition - Results Thread
Replies: 60
Views: 29212

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll 2019 Edition - Results Thread

Outstanding presentation, and so many films for me to still watch! Thanks schaefer.tk!
by Krurze
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll 2019 Edition - Results Thread
Replies: 60
Views: 29212

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll 2019 Edition - Results Thread

Hi schaefer.tk, nice presentation so far, looking forward to the rest! But I think I noticed an error: There are two entries for Animal House, one at 875 and one at 622 ;)
by Krurze
Mon May 20, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 154991

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Laurent Garnier – The Man With the Red Face: One of the all-time techno classics, and one of the few dozens or so to get a ranking on AM. According to this article , Garnier got the idea to mix electronic beats and jazz when he was invited to play at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1998 and found it d...
by Krurze
Fri May 17, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 154991

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

The Libertines - Up the Bracket: 8

Kind of surprised this was in my list. Was one of my very favourites a few years ago, but fell a bit out of favour. Still a fun song, and my favourite by the Libertines.

Childbirth - Siri, Open Tinder: 7

I liked this one, simple and catchy.
by Krurze
Tue May 07, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 154991

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2019

Pretty great, shows the Stones hadn't abandoned their psychedelic phase just yet. I got some Rain vibes listening to it for the first time. Great harmonies as expected.

The Rolling Stones – Child of the Moon: 8/10
by Krurze
Thu May 02, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Play That Game
Replies: 52
Views: 39769

Re: Play That Game

Hi Peter, I just wanted to say that GameStar, one of the most important German PC gaming magazines, has done a top 250 PC games of all time list last year. I thought that maybe you want to include it in a future update, since I didn't find it in your source list. Here it is: https://www.gamestar.de/...
by Krurze
Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 27
Views: 16184

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
by Krurze
Sun Apr 14, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 293
Views: 322126

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

David Bowie - Lazarus is number 32 on the list SportsAlcohol.com (USA) - The Top 32 David Bowie Songs (2016), not number 40, as displayed on the song page
by Krurze
Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 16118

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

GROUP RHO The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone Noisettes | Every Now and Then Deftones | Diamond Eyes Erasure | Drama! GROUP SIGMA Slave | Just A Touch Of Love Jeff Buckley | Forget Her Foster the People | Houdini Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly Shoutout to whoever nominated Anemone, thought about t...
by Krurze
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 247
Views: 181429

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Aphex Twin - On: 8
And I'd like change my vote for Joan Baez - Silver Dagger to a 10