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by Schwah
Tue Aug 25, 2015 3:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2015 Update
Replies: 538
Views: 153174

Re: Errors in the 2015 Update

My thanks to you Henrik is in the main update thread.

Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton is in the Top Blues list, but not in the Top Electric Blues, Blues Rock, or British Blues lists.
by Schwah
Tue Aug 25, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The update is here!
Replies: 93
Views: 25863

Re: The update is here!

Long time, no post. Just had to pop up and give congratulations to Henrik for another monumental and impressive update. Henrik, I remain in awe of and thankful for your site and your work, even if I am unable to participate on the forums any longer.
by Schwah
Sun Jul 27, 2014 11:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 126005

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

Congratulations, Henrik, from an old poster who still values this site tremendously. What an achievement this site is!
by Schwah
Tue May 21, 2013 7:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 albums survivor game
Replies: 304
Views: 106298

Re: Top 100 albums survivor game

I'm (maybe) baaaaaaaaaack. And I'm adding Pavement - Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain 2. The Beatles - Revolver 6. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 8. The Rolling Stones - Exile on Main St. 12. The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced? 13. Radiohead - OK Computer 15. Van Morrison - Astral Weeks 16. ...
by Schwah
Sun Dec 02, 2012 6:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results
Replies: 281
Views: 101507

Re: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results

For years on this site, I continually argued that Gimme Shelter was the greatest song of all time, and always voted it #1 in previous polls (despite not being nearly as big a Stones fan as many on the forum). Then after a year when I was pretty much absent from the forum, I decide to drop Gimme Shel...
by Schwah
Wed Oct 31, 2012 11:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The AM Top Songs of All Time (2012 edition)
Replies: 279
Views: 153592

Re: Forum Poll: The AM Top Songs of All Time (2012 edition)

While I sadly have been unable to be an active participant on the forum for nearly a year, I couldn't let a songs poll go by without putting in a list! Not a whole lot separates number 400 from number 700 on my list... my number 500 is an arbitrary stopping point. New #1 for me. Gimme Shelter drops ...
by Schwah
Fri Jul 06, 2012 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1994 song poll tie-breaker
Replies: 31
Views: 10491

Re: 1994 song poll tie-breaker

And I didn't even get to vote for my #1 album (I got my picks in but they got lost when the site had to go to backup)... No one loves Unfair, my favorite off of my favorite album of all time?
by Schwah
Tue Jun 26, 2012 12:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules Monday Returns!
Replies: 60
Views: 21173

Re: Random Rules Monday Returns!

Opportunity - Elvis Costello and the Attractions Point of View Point - Cornelius Stay - Lisa Loeb and Nine Stories Three Times a Lady - The Commodores One of the Few - Pink Floyd Me & Julio Down by the Schoolyard (Live) - Simon & Garfunkel Cure for Pain - Morphine Something - The Beatles Killing the...
by Schwah
Sun Jun 24, 2012 10:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Greatest Song Ever That Starts with X
Replies: 13
Views: 5972

Re: Greatest Song Ever That Starts with X

My favorite by far:

X-French Tee Shirt by Shudder to Think

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0eLnhDzf6p8
by Schwah
Thu May 31, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993
Replies: 92
Views: 38461

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1993

What an amazing year for women/women-led groups: Albums 1. Liz Phair - Exile In Guyville 2. PJ Harvey - Rid Of Me 3. Morphine - Cure For Pain 4. Jellyfish - Spilt Milk 5. Velocity Girl - Copacetic 6. The Breeders - Last Splash 7. Bjork - Debut 8. Cassandra Wilson - Blue Light Till Dawn 9. A Tribe Ca...
by Schwah
Mon May 21, 2012 11:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Storytelling (spoken word) songs
Replies: 20
Views: 8960

Re: Storytelling songs

I'm a huge fan of "(I'll Love You) Till the End of the World" by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds.
by Schwah
Fri May 04, 2012 12:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1992 song and album poll tie-breaker
Replies: 33
Views: 10794

Re: 1992 song and album poll tie-breaker

Beastie Boys - Check Your Head

Pavement - "Here"
by Schwah
Tue May 01, 2012 12:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992
Replies: 120
Views: 46926

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1992

Albums: 1. Sonic Youth - DIrty 2. Pavement - Slanted & Enchanted 3. Suzanne Vega - 99.9 F 4. Peter Gabriel - Us 5. PJ Harvey - Dry 6. Arrested Development - 3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life of... 7. Beastie Boys - Check Your Head 8. They Might Be Giants - Apollo 18 9. Sugar - Copper Blue 10. D...
by Schwah
Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AM World Cup Preparation Thread (And Team Reclaims)
Replies: 13
Views: 5951

Re: 2012 AM World Cup Preparation Thread

As much as I would love to defend my crown with Otis, I am going to have to bow out of this one. My participation on the AM forum has regretfully dwindled, due largely to a job change and move that has left me with little time to participate. I'll chime in here and there when I can, but can't be res...
by Schwah
Wed Apr 25, 2012 10:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: CHAMPIONSHIP
Replies: 28
Views: 10143

Re: UMT 2012: CHAMPIONSHIP

Bob Dylan
by Schwah
Mon Apr 23, 2012 9:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Elite 8
Replies: 28
Views: 10650

Re: UMT 2012: Elite 8

Bob Dylan
Prince
David Bowie
The Beatles
by Schwah
Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #3
Replies: 25
Views: 9288

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #3

David Bowie
Queen
Arcade Fire
Ray Charles
The Rolling Stones
Beck
The Doors
Jimi Hendrix
by Schwah
Fri Apr 13, 2012 11:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2
Replies: 44
Views: 15202

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #2

R.E.M.
Beastie Boys
Pixies
Johnny Cash
Prince
Elvis Costello
Peter Gabriel
Madonna
by Schwah
Thu Apr 12, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #1
Replies: 34
Views: 11914

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 64 #1

Bob Dylan
Neil Young
The Velvet Underground
Radiohead
Otis Redding
Marvin Gaye
Stevie Wonder
Bruce Springsteen
by Schwah
Wed Apr 11, 2012 11:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #8
Replies: 29
Views: 9135

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #8

The Beatles (295)
Sly & The Family Stone (120)
Curtis Mayfield (84)
Simon & Garfunkel (163)
The Kinks (169)
Parliament/Funkadelic (96)
New Order (132)
James Brown (170)

Not a single one of these matchups was close for me... though I still got love for Neil Diamond.
by Schwah
Tue Apr 10, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #7
Replies: 28
Views: 12152

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #7

Louis Armstrong (64)
John Coltrane (120)
Metallica (136)
Miles Davis (169)
Bob Marley (178)
Steely Dan (96)
Ramones (126)
Television (75)
by Schwah
Mon Apr 09, 2012 10:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #6
Replies: 40
Views: 14106

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #6

The Rolling Stones (304)
Portishead (91)
Beck (130)
LCD Soundsystem (67)
A Tribe Called Quest (64)
The White Stripes (127)
Bjork (107)
Jimi Hendrix (223)
by Schwah
Fri Apr 06, 2012 1:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5
Replies: 55
Views: 19123

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #5

David Bowie (235)
Kanye West (95)
Queen (109)
PJ Harvey (112)
Arcade Fire (135)
Chuck Berry (84)
Lou Reed (99)
Eminem (70)
by Schwah
Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #4
Replies: 33
Views: 10976

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #4

Prince (229)
Madonna (94)
Elvis Costello (126)
Michael Jackson (130)
The Police (138)
Duran Duran (63)
Peter Gabriel (99)
The Cure
by Schwah
Wed Apr 04, 2012 1:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3
Replies: 28
Views: 11416

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #3

R.E.M.
Blur (95)
The Beastie Boys (174)
Jane’s Addiction (72)
Violent Femmes (67)
Pixies (152)
Sonic Youth (91)
Johnny Cash (242)
by Schwah
Tue Apr 03, 2012 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2
Replies: 30
Views: 11223

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #2

The Who (222)
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers (92)
Rush (73)
Pavement (70)
Stevie Wonder (176)
Otis Redding (74)
John Lennon (77)
Bruce Springsteen (190)
by Schwah
Mon Apr 02, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #1
Replies: 25
Views: 8915

Re: UMT 2012: Round of 128 #1

Bob Dylan (284)
Tom Waits (126)
Pink Floyd (190)
Neil Young (216)
U2 (231)
The Velvet Underground (190)
Talking Heads (178)
Radiohead (260)

Tight call for TV on the Radio and CS&N.
by Schwah
Sat Mar 31, 2012 1:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991
Replies: 75
Views: 34761

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991

Songs 1. Richard Thompson - 1952 Vincent Black Lightning 2. Nick Cave and the Black Seeds - (I'll Love You) Till the End of the World 3. A Tribe Called Quest - Scenario 4. U2 - Until the End of the World 5. Prince - Gett Off 6. A Tribe Called Quest - Check the Rhime 7. Black Sheep - The Choice Is Y...
by Schwah
Sat Mar 31, 2012 1:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991
Replies: 75
Views: 34761

Re: Forum Poll: The Best Albums and Songs of 1991

Albums 1. A Tribe Called Quest - Low End Theory 2. U2 - Achtung Baby 3. Matthew Sweet - Girlfriend 4. Massive Attack - Blue Lines 5. My Bloody Valentine - Loveless 6. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Blood Sugar Sex Magik 7. Richard Thompson - Rumor and Sigh 8. De La Soul - De La Soul Is Dead 9. The Pixies ...
by Schwah
Sat Mar 31, 2012 12:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #8
Replies: 28
Views: 10193

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #8

1. The Beatles
2. The Kinks
3. James Brown
4. Sly & The Family Stone
5. Yo La Tengo
6. Simon & Garfunkel
7. Parliament/Funkadelic
8. Curtis Mayfield
9. Sigur Ros
10. New Order
by Schwah
Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #7
Replies: 29
Views: 10882

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #7

1. Louis Armstrong
2. Duke Ellington
3. Thelonious Monk
4. John Coltrane
5. Ramones
6. Led Zeppelin
7. Steely Dan
8. Television
9. The Clash
10. Sex Pistols
by Schwah
Wed Mar 28, 2012 2:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #6
Replies: 36
Views: 12858

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #6

1. Beck
2. The Rolling Stones
3. Bjork
4. Daft Punk
5. Jimi Hendrix
6. The White Stripes
7. A Tribe Called Quest
8. Portishead
9. The Streets
10. Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
by Schwah
Tue Mar 27, 2012 10:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #5
Replies: 28
Views: 10031

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #5

1. PJ Harvey
2. David Bowie
3. Ray Charles
4. Kanye West
5. Arcade Fire
6. Chuck Berry
7. Elliott Smith
8. OutKast
9. Jay-Z
10. Lou Reed

BTW, PJ Harvey at # 1 is not a strategic vote. Tough group nearly head to toe, but she is clearly the best.
by Schwah
Tue Mar 27, 2012 1:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #4
Replies: 29
Views: 11012

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #4

1. Prince
2. Raphael Saadiq
3. Madonna
4. Peter Gabriel
5. The Police
6. Elvis Costello
7. Pretenders
8. Blondie
9. Janell Monae
10. Coldplay
by Schwah
Fri Mar 23, 2012 3:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #3
Replies: 28
Views: 11000

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #3

1. Sonic Youth
2. Super Furry Animals
3. R.E.M.
4. Pixies
5. The Beastie Boys
6. Blur
7. Johnny Cash
8. Pulp
9. Violent Femmes
10. Public Enemy
by Schwah
Thu Mar 22, 2012 2:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #2
Replies: 25
Views: 9077

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #2

1. Pavement
2. Otis Redding
3. Stevie Wonder
4. Paul Simon
5. Bruce Springsteen
6. Sam Cooke
7. The Who
8. Al Green
9. Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
10. Marvin Gaye
by Schwah
Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Regional #1
Replies: 31
Views: 13658

Re: UMT 2012: Regional #1

1. Radiohead
2. Bob Dylan
3. Neil Young
4. The Velvet Underground
5. TV on the Radio
6. U2
7. Crosby, Stills & Nash
8. Talking Heads
9. Fiona Apple
10. Lauren Hill
by Schwah
Tue Mar 20, 2012 11:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #32 - Synth Pop
Replies: 26
Views: 11256

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #32 - Synth Pop

1. Phoenix
2. New Order
3. Franz Ferdinand
4. Pet Shop Boys
5. Eurythmics
by Schwah
Mon Mar 19, 2012 11:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #31 - Funk
Replies: 24
Views: 8362

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #31 - Funk

1. James Brown
2. Sly & The Family Stone
3. Parliament/Funkadelic
4. Curtis Mayfield
5. Chic
by Schwah
Fri Mar 16, 2012 12:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #30 - Dream Pop
Replies: 28
Views: 13427

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #30 - Dream Pop

1. Yo La Tengo
2. Sigur Ros
3. Guided by Voices
4. Death Cab for Cutie
5. Belly
by Schwah
Thu Mar 15, 2012 11:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #29 - Electronic
Replies: 33
Views: 13406

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #29 - Electronic

1. Bjork
2. Daft Punk
3. Tricky
4. Portishead
5. LCD Soundsystem

Stacked group today.
by Schwah
Wed Mar 14, 2012 11:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #28 - Post-Grunge
Replies: 26
Views: 11009

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #28 - Post-Grunge

1. Pavement
2. The Breeders
3. Weezer
4. Cake
5. Jeff Buckley
by Schwah
Tue Mar 13, 2012 11:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #27 - 80's Pop
Replies: 36
Views: 14353

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #27 - 80's Pop

I'm in the middle of reading the recent oral history of the first ten years of MTV, so I am not chock full of anecdotes about all of these artists, and their music and videos have been running through my brain non-stop for a week. 1. Prince 2. Madonna 3. Peter Gabriel 4. Tears for Fears 5. George Mi...
by Schwah
Mon Mar 12, 2012 12:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #26 - Punk
Replies: 21
Views: 8630

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #26 - Punk

1. Ramones
2. Television
3. Sex Pistols
4. The Clash
5. The Minutemen

Dead Kennedys a close 6th place.
by Schwah
Fri Mar 09, 2012 10:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #25 - Traditional Country
Replies: 21
Views: 7598

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #25 - Traditional Country

1. Dolly Parton
2. Johnny Cash
3. Willie Nelson
4. Patsy Cline
5. Chet Atkins
by Schwah
Fri Mar 09, 2012 12:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #24 - Art Rock
Replies: 25
Views: 12334

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #24 - Art Rock

1. Radiohead
2. The Velvet Underground
3. TV on the Radio
4. Talking Heads
5. ELO
by Schwah
Thu Mar 08, 2012 12:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #23 - Glam
Replies: 24
Views: 10616

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #23 - Glam

1. David Bowie
2. Lou Reed
3. Queen
4. T. Rex
5. New York Dolls
by Schwah
Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #22 - Rap
Replies: 21
Views: 12643

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #22 - Rap

1. Kanye West
2. OutKast
3. Jay-Z
4. Busta Rhymes
5. Wu-Tang Clan
by Schwah
Wed Mar 07, 2012 12:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #21 - Jazz
Replies: 25
Views: 11732

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #21 - Jazz

Slick - I think that you are doing a marvelous job. I suggest that every time someone takes a poke at your genre selections you remember the very ironic expression: "No good deed goes unpunished" Keep up the great work!!! Henry, you're absolutely right... Looking back at my comments, I realize they...
by Schwah
Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: UMT 2012: Genre #21 - Jazz
Replies: 25
Views: 11732

Re: UMT 2012: Genre #21 - Jazz

Peculiar decision on groupings here. I can't remember how Slick chose the larger pool of artists to go into these preliminary rounds so I'll reserve judgment on the decisions leading to this group... but I'm most upset about no Ella Fitzgerald. And that I didn't get to vote for Morphine and Soul Cou...