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by bootsy
Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. MF DOOM
Replies: 10
Views: 725

Re: R.I.P. MF DOOM

This one hits hard man. RIP to a legend for sure.
by bootsy
Wed Dec 23, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aggregating the Top 150 NBA Players of All Time
Replies: 5
Views: 874

Re: Aggregating the Top 150 NBA Players of All Time

Seems about right. Most list I've seen this is the consensus top 20 in some order. Maybe David Robinson a little high and maybe Steph Curry in his place. Maybe Dirk over KG.
by bootsy
Thu Dec 17, 2020 3:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 500 Albums Not on Acclaimed Music (RYM/BEA Combined List)
Replies: 19
Views: 2276

Re: Top 500 Albums Not on Acclaimed Music (RYM/BEA Combined List)

Harold continues to put in mad work. Great job!
by bootsy
Thu Dec 10, 2020 1:40 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: All Time Television Poll, LIST THREAD
Replies: 32
Views: 7194

Re: All Time Television Poll, LIST THREAD

I'll add my own list eventually, but I've been thinking about Game of Thrones a lot lately. Or haven't, I guess. It's interesting to me how after the last season I just lost all interest in it. Even with other shows I've seen (Breaking Bad, The Leftovers, etc.) I find myself coming back to thinking...
by bootsy
Wed Dec 02, 2020 4:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What other forums do you browse?
Replies: 6
Views: 3020

Re: What other forums do you browse?

Nick888 wrote: Mon Nov 30, 2020 1:49 pm I only use reddit, there are many interesting subreddits for me.
I use many other forums but reddit is at the top for me.
by bootsy
Sun Nov 29, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New site update!
Replies: 102
Views: 11514

Re: New site update!

Thanks Henrik, Sweepstakes Ron and anyone else who helped with this update. We are forever grateful for your dedication and hard work. Much appreciated.
by bootsy
Thu Nov 26, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 Grammy Nominations
Replies: 30
Views: 4550

Re: 2021 Grammy Nominations

I'm not giving excuses, I'm explaining. I don't work at the Recording Academy. Personally, I prefer less mainstream artists and it's sad the conversation goes to the wrong direction, more attention to artists like Black Pumas that are doing good things. You didn't really answer my question about bl...
by bootsy
Thu Nov 26, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 Grammy Nominations
Replies: 30
Views: 4550

Re: 2021 Grammy Nominations

I noticed The Weeknd controversy and some people talk about racism. When most of the main nominees are black. I'm not really following. Most of the main nomimees where? And it doesn't matter what category they tagged him in that's not an excuse as to why he got zero nominations especially in the ge...
by bootsy
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 Grammy Nominations
Replies: 30
Views: 4550

Re: 2021 Grammy Nominations

I noticed The Weeknd controversy and some people talk about racism. When most of the main nominees are black. I'm not really following. Most of the main nomimees where? And it doesn't matter what category they tagged him in that's not an excuse as to why he got zero nominations especially in the ge...
by bootsy
Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Holden Reviews Horror Movies
Replies: 27
Views: 7702

Re: Holden Reviews Horror Movies

Hello! I'd love for you all to recommend horror movies for me to watch and review I'm not a big horror movie fan, which means when I find a horror movie I like it's always exciting. Here are some of my favorites: Scream The Thing It Follows The Shining Psycho The Birds Not real big into horror eith...
by bootsy
Sat Oct 17, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS
Replies: 11
Views: 5761

Re: AMF Pixar Poll: RESULTS

Thanks for doing this poll.
by bootsy
Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:21 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)
Replies: 128
Views: 39706

Re: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)

Daniel wrote: Thu Sep 24, 2020 9:23 pm No Blackstar? Like the Grammys, RS has now lost all credibility with me.
I'm actually shocked they didn't include this. That should have been a slam dunk.
by bootsy
Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:52 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)
Replies: 128
Views: 39706

Re: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)

They picked the wrong Maxwell album. Urban Hang Suite blows BlackSummersNight out of the water. That album is so perfect. I used to take road trips and could play that entire album without skipping a song. Wrong The Weeknd album also, House of Balloons over the inconsistent Beauty Behind The Madness...
by bootsy
Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)
Replies: 128
Views: 39706

Re: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)

I'd rather have the Acclaimed Music top 500 albums, it's much better. :D

In all honesty this list is ok, I am very glad to see Boyz II Men make this list. I loved them in the 90s and they seem to have faded from a lot of people's memories.
by bootsy
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting
Replies: 22
Views: 12760

Re: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting

1 Toy Story (1995) 2 Up (2009) 3 Toy Story 3 (2010) 4 The Incredibles (2004) 5 Toy Story 2 (1999) 6 WALL-E (2008) 7 Inside Out (2015) 8 Ratatouille (2007) 9 Coco (2017) 10 Incredibles 2 (2018) 11 Toy Story 4 (2019) 12 Monsters, Inc. (2001) 13 Finding Nemo (2003) Haven't seen: Cars (2006) Cars 2 (201...
by bootsy
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Modern Thriller-esque Albums
Replies: 11
Views: 4316

Re: Modern Thriller-esque Albums

There isn't one.
by bootsy
Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Tracks Results (Open 24/7)
Replies: 168
Views: 217272

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

31 albums updated in two months (nine weeks) thanks to bootsy (12), Krurze (11), Zombeels (4), Toni (3), Arsalan (2), Edre Peraza (1), Rocky Raccoon (1) and SJner (1). And with that bootsy is the seventh person to get into the 100 Club. Welcome to the club, bootsy! The albums updated are: - OK Comp...
by bootsy
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Top 200 Films of the 2010s, Results Thread!
Replies: 57
Views: 42560

Re: AMF Top 200 Films of the 2010s, Results Thread!

Thanks for hosting this wonderful journey, Holden.
by bootsy
Tue Jun 02, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 271
Views: 311464

Re: Albums of 2019

From my listening over the past three months: 5. Tyler, the Creator - Igor This is the 2019 album that everyone can get behind. The lyrics are there for the lyric-heads, the pop sensibility is there for the pop-heads, the experimentation is there for that crowd, and a cool sound is there for the vi...
by bootsy
Sat May 30, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Parasite (Spoilers)
Replies: 22
Views: 17844

Re: Parasite (Spoilers)

The two-tone whiplash issue for me also comes up in the acclaimed "Oldboy." The twist is ridiculous but feels unearned, just like with Parasite (though on a technical and thematic level I think Parasite is better). I dont know if this kind of writing is a Korean thing or something. Seems like you w...
by bootsy
Thu May 28, 2020 1:19 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly (2015)
Replies: 17
Views: 22405

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! No need to apologize for the mistake. That's a lo...
by bootsy
Wed May 27, 2020 1:07 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly (2015)
Replies: 17
Views: 22405

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

07 | Alright 05 | These Walls 11 | How Much a Dollar Cost 04 | Institutionalized 01 | Wesley's Theory 14 | You Ain't Gotta Lie (Momma Said) 12 | Complexion (A Zulu Love) 16 | Mortal Man 15 | i 09 | Momma 13 | The Blacker the Berry 03 | King Kunta 06 | u 10 | Hood Politics 08 | For Sale? (Interlude) ...
by bootsy
Sun May 24, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Little Richard's Here's Little Richard (1957)
Replies: 16
Views: 20957

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

Honorio wrote: Sun May 24, 2020 7:26 am 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!
Thanks but I still have one more, To Pimp A Butterfly. I plan on getting to that one very soon.
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Little Richard's Here's Little Richard (1957)
Replies: 16
Views: 20957

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

01 | Tutti Frutti
10 | Rip It Up
07 | Long Tall Sally
06 | Slippin' and Slidin'
12 | She's Got It
08 | Miss Ann
09 | Oh Why?
11 | Jenny, Jenny
05 | Baby
02 | True, Fine Mama
04 | Ready Teddy
03 | Can't Believe You Wanna Leave
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Elvis Presley's Elvis Presley
Replies: 24
Views: 25564

Re: Rank the Tracks: Elvis Presley's Elvis Presley

01 | Blue Suede Shoes 03 | I Got a Woman 04 | One-Sided Love Affair 06 | Just Because 11 | Blue Moon 02 | I'm Counting on You 09 | I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Cry (Over You) 08 | Tryin' to Get to You 12 | Money Honey 05 | I Love You Because 07 | Tutti Frutti 10 | I'll Never Let You Go (Little Darli...
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Television's Marquee Moon (1977)
Replies: 29
Views: 35412

Re: Rank the Tracks: Television's Marquee Moon (1977)

04 | Marquee Moon
01 | See No Evil
07 | Prove It
02 | Venus
06 | Guiding Light
08 | Torn Curtain
05 | Elevation
03 | Friction
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Love's Forever Changes (1967)
Replies: 16
Views: 20735

Re: Rank the Tracks: Love's Forever Changes (1967)

03 | Andmoreagain 01 | Alone Again Or 07 | Maybe the People Would Be the Times or Between Clark and Hilldale 06 | The Red Telephone 09 | The Good Humor Man He Sees Everything Like This 08 | Live and Let Live 04 | The Daily Planet 05 | Old Man 11 | You Set the Scene 10 | Bummer in the Summer 02 | A H...
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Primal Scream's Screamadelica (1991)
Replies: 15
Views: 20277

Re: Rank the Tracks: Primal Scream's Screamadelica (1991)

02 | Slip Inside This House
01 | Movin' On Up
07 | Loaded
04 | Higher Than the Sun
06 | Come Together
03 | Don't Fight It, Feel It
05 | Inner Flight
11 | Shine Like Stars
09 | I'm Comin' Down
08 | Damaged
10 | Higher Than the Sun (A Dub Symphony in Two Parts)
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Björk's Post (1995)
Replies: 21
Views: 26503

Re: Rank the Tracks: Björk's Post (1995)

01 | Army of Me
02 | Hyper-Ballad
03 | The Modern Things
07 | Isobel
08 | Possibly Maybe
05 | Enjoy
09 | I Miss You
10 | Cover Me
04 | It's Oh So Quiet
06 | You've Been Flirting Again
11 | Headphones
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Cure's Disintegration (1989)
Replies: 22
Views: 27249

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Cure's Disintegration (1989)

02 | Pictures of You
04 | Lovesong
09 | The Same Deep Water as You
08 | Prayers for Rain
05 | Last Dance
03 | Closedown
06 | Lullaby
01 | Plainsong
07 | Fascination Street
12 | Untitled
10 | Disintegration
11 | Homesick

This is a great album. No bad songs on it.
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Zombies' Odessey and Oracle (1968)
Replies: 18
Views: 19283

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Zombies' Odessey and Oracle (1968)

12 | Time of the Season
01 | Care of Cell 44
05 | Brief Candles
06 | Hung Up on a Dream
03 | Maybe After He's Gone
11 | Friends of Mine
07 | Changes
02 | A Rose for Emily
09 | This Will Be Our Year
10 | Butcher's Tale (Western Front 1914)
04 | Beechwood Park
08 | I Want Her, She Wants Me
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Ornette Coleman's The Shape of Jazz to Come (1959)
Replies: 11
Views: 15942

Re: Rank the Tracks: Ornette Coleman's The Shape of Jazz to Come (1959)

01 | Lonely Woman
04 | Focus on Sanity
02 | Eventually
03 | Peace
05 | Congeniality
06 | Chronology
by bootsy
Sat May 23, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Frank Sinatra's In the Wee Small Hours (1955)
Replies: 14
Views: 17009

Re: Rank the Tracks: Frank Sinatra's In the Wee Small Hours (1955)

03 | Glad to Be Unhappy 09 | What Is This Thing Called Love? 02 | Mood Indigo 07 | Can't We Be Friends? 05 | Deep in a Dream 16 | This Love of Mine 01 | In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning 06 | I See Your Face Before Mine 14 | Dancing on the Ceiling 08 | When Your Lover Has Gone 13 | It Never Ente...
by bootsy
Thu May 07, 2020 4:30 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread
Replies: 61
Views: 53158

Re: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread

1 Inception (2010) 2 Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) 3 Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse (2018) 4 12 Years A Slave (2013) 5 Ex Machina (2015) 6 O.J.: Made In America (2017) 7 Annihilation (2018) 8 Parasite (2019) 9 Dunkirk (2017) 10 The Social Network (2010) 11 Whiplash (2014) 12 The Wolf Of Wall Street (...
by bootsy
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 9453

Re: Old rap compilation?

Seriously, how this song is not in the top 100 of this website ? Sugarhill Gang – 8th Wonder https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qB7O6c5Uycw It's become an all time favourite for me. It's one of the greats for sure. I love that you are into to hip hop like this. It's the reverse of me. Before I came to...
by bootsy
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Bill Withers
Replies: 3
Views: 1597

Re: RIP Bill Withers

RIP, I am a big fan and he will be missed.
by bootsy
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 58
Views: 43777

Re: Coronavirus

You know, if Trump had taken the dangers of this virus seriously, then it's spread may have been minimized in the United States. But no, he called it a hoax. It's no wonder why with America leading the world in confirmed cases, many ignoramuses still choose not to take COVID-19 seriously. Do these ...
by bootsy
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)
Replies: 17
Views: 20917

Re: Rank the Tracks: Coldplay's A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002)

05 | Clocks
06 | Daylight
01 | Politik
09 | A Whisper
02 | In My Place
04 | The Scientist
10 | A Rush of Blood to the Head
07 | Green Eyes
03 | God Put a Smile upon Your Face
11 | Amsterdam
08 | Warning Sign
by bootsy
Fri Feb 28, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 9453

Re: Old rap compilation?

I'm feasting on all your titles. If I'm not a fan of everything, there are a lot of very good things. It's a pleasure to discover a whole area of musical culture at my age. :music-listening: Awesome! You have to list some of your favorites at some point. Would love to see what those are. I have cle...
by bootsy
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:39 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Arctic Monkeys' Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (2006)
Replies: 17
Views: 25519

Re: Rank the Tracks: Arctic Monkeys' Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (2006)

02 | I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor 03 | Fake Tales of San Francisco 01 | The View from the Afternoon 10 | Perhaps Vampires Is a Bit Strong But... 12 | From the Ritz to the Rubble 06 | Still Take You Home 09 | Mardy Bum 11 | When the Sun Goes Down 08 | Red Light Indicates Doors Are Secured 04...
by bootsy
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 9453

Re: Old rap compilation?

Romain wrote: Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:26 pm I'm feasting on all your titles. If I'm not a fan of everything, there are a lot of very good things. It's a pleasure to discover a whole area of musical culture at my age. :music-listening:
Awesome! You have to list some of your favorites at some point. Would love to see what those are.
by bootsy
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 9453

Re: Old rap compilation?

Old posts by bootsy Thanks for referencing this LIP. Anyone that wants a list of some old school hip-hop, I'm always happy to help out. I just listen 1980 and 1981 and I clearly can say that I like this a lot. Thanks to both of you. The funcky bass are always a thing that I like. I'm not even know ...
by bootsy
Mon Feb 24, 2020 3:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Old rap compilation?
Replies: 25
Views: 9453

Re: Old rap compilation?

Old posts by bootsy 70's Hip Hop Songs: Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five – Superappin’ Kurtis Blow – Christmas Rap Sequence – Funk You Up Funky 4 + 1 – Rapping and Rocking the House Ron Hunt – Spiderap Fatback Band – King Tim III (Personality Jock) Sugarhill Gang – Rapper’s Delight Lady B – To ...
by bootsy
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Rating changes (Allmusic, Scaruffi, etc.)
Replies: 213
Views: 260265

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

Matski wrote: Sat Feb 15, 2020 12:02 pm Love Me Back isn't listed on AM. Reality Show is the only Jazmine Sullivan album even close to charting so far. Too bad that AllMusic didn't choose upgrade that latter release instead.
Agreed.
by bootsy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 33587

Re: Greatest Athletes

When you are discussing greatest athletes, popularity is way down on the list of determining who is a greater athlete. Popularity just means .. you're popular. OK great that has nothing to do with an athletic skill. All I'm saying is that popularity tends to draw skilled athletes into the sport. Th...
by bootsy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 33587

Re: Greatest Athletes

How do you balance across sports, I curious? Level of popularity? Level of celebrity? How do we know the greatest athlete of all time isn't some badminton player nobody has heard of? I wouldn't recognize any Cricket players' names, but it is the second most popular sport in the world so if populari...
by bootsy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 33587

Re: Greatest Athletes

As long as you're open about the list being from the United States perspective of sports. :) I get so tired of this too. USA athletes are athletes from a world athlete perspective. US athletes are recognized around the world, not just in the US. So are we going to start defining athletes by nation ...
by bootsy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greatest Athletes
Replies: 42
Views: 33587

Re: Greatest Athletes

As long as you're open about the list being from the United States perspective of sports. :) I get so tired of this too. USA athletes are athletes from a world athlete perspective. US athletes are recognized around the world, not just in the US. So are we going to start defining athletes by nation ...