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by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 76
Views: 773

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

not really a prediction, but:
my average score for #51-100 is 7.2
my average score for #1-50 is 7.8
so I am certainly not unhappy with our top 100.

if i had to guess the #1, it would be Midnight City or Runaway, same as our all-time poll.
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 117
Views: 47250

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

2nd Quarter: 1 | Laura Marling - Song For Our Daughter Great songwriting, can't really complain about anything except it's not very forward-thinking, sonically speaking. If you like singer-songwriters, there is no reason to not check this out. 2 | Haru Nemuri - Lovetheism EP This is like the soundtr...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat Jul 11, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 153
Views: 2737

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

I am surprised "thank u, next" placed higher than "no tears left to cry" I was also surprised. I'm really enamored by the production on "thank u, next" - it sounds really unique and like a world all to itself. I like the message of acceptance and moving on (as well as self-love) that is touched on ...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Personal Top 100 Video Game Project
Replies: 130
Views: 8452

Re: My Personal Top 100 Video Game Project

I need to try the Metroid games. Thanks for sharing BleuPanda.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 76
Views: 773

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

Between my tentative top 100 and Nick's list (plus Song for Zula and Shake It Off make 99), the differences are: my list: "the system only dreams in total darkness", "somebody that I used to know", "stylo" Nick's list: "everyday", "fourth of july" I cheated and checked the lists thread - i'm not sur...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 10, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 76
Views: 773

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

I'm missing one song in the top 100! It might be Stylo, but I'm not sure.

I love Midnight City, but I'm hoping we get another winner.

I'm starting to have doubts about Fourth of July.
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 4
Replies: 26
Views: 270

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 4

I had to listen to some of these to rank them, one that I had never heard and another that I had forgotten the sound of. Heat 7: 169 | Tame Impala | The Less I Know the Better (2015) 134 | Tame Impala | Feels Like We Only Go Backwards (2012) 98 | The Black Keys | Lonely Boy (2011) 89 | Caribou | Ode...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 76
Views: 773

Re: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

I definitely missed Giorgio by Moroder, I thought of it just today.

And if Good Intentions Paving Company was that high at the mid-decade, then I definitely missed that one too.

I was totally wrong about Bad Girls, lol. Did M.I.A. drop harshly in regard over the decade or something?
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 08, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions
Replies: 76
Views: 773

AMF 2010s Songs + Albums Predictions

Make predictions here for the results of our wonderful polls! Albums and songs in one thread for simplicity. Please keep the main threads clear of spoilers. I have made some predictions for the top 100 songs. Forgive me if I missed something obvious. What do y'all think? Am I over-ranking anything? ...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 153
Views: 2737

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

I just realized #285 is missing?
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS
Replies: 153
Views: 2737

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of the 2010s - RESULTS

Mac DeMarco is doing well, at least in comparison to past EOY polls.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What's the best decade in music?
Replies: 32
Views: 836

Re: What's the best decade in music?

1. 10s
2. 70s
3. Other decades
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:17 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Voting
Replies: 4
Views: 113

Re: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Voting

Given my knowledge of the fandom, I think I know what the winner will be. 1. Mulan (1998) 2. The Jungle Book (1966) 3. Dumbo (1941) 4. The Emperor's New Groove (2000) 5. The Lion King (1994) 6. Sleeping Beauty (1959) 7. Alice in Wonderland (1951) 8. Robin Hood (1973) 9. Zootopia (2016) 10. Peter Pan...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jul 02, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 14533

Re: Songs of 2020 Discussion Thread

Additional songs for 2nd Quarter: 1 | IDLES | Grounds 2 | Anderson .Paak | Lockdown (ft. Jay Rock) 3 | Rina Sawayama | Bad Friend 4 | The Strokes | At the Door 5 | Haru Nemuri | ファンファーレ (Fanfare) 6 | Dua Lipa | Break My Heart 7 | Natalia Lafourcade | El Balajú / Serenata Huasteca 8 | Rina Sawayama |...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 71575

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

With all these lists, we can probably get a solid top 500 songs, eh? (We don't need a fancy rollout for 201-500)
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 3
Replies: 29
Views: 516

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 3

Heat 5: 73 | Kanye West | Ultralight Beam (2016) 123 | A Tribe Called Quest | We the People... (2016) 19 | Tame Impala | Let It Happen (2015) 44 | Perfume Genius | Queen (2014) 75 | Japandroids | The House that Heaven Built (2012) Heat 6: 114 | Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi | Tightrope (2010) 155 | Fi...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 71575

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

CupofDreams, Beach House - Myth appears twice.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri Jun 26, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Personal Top 100 Video Game Project
Replies: 130
Views: 8452

Re: My Personal Top 100 Video Game Project

Wow, Okami. That's an inspired pick.

I will also add Trails to the list of games I hope to eventually play.

Great writeups for T&T and DR2.
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 2
Replies: 26
Views: 635

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 2

Heat 3: 2 | Grimes | Oblivion (2012) 18 | Frank Ocean | Thinkin Bout You (2012) 118 | Kendrick Lamar | HUMBLE. (2017) 170 | Vampire Weekend | Step (2013) 88 | Carly Rae Jepsen | Call Me Maybe (2011) Heat 4: 115 | Lana Del Rey | Mariners Apartment Complex (2018) 184 | Grimes | REALiTi (2015) 45 | Jam...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:16 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread
Replies: 61
Views: 18913

Re: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread

Hi prosecutorgodot - sorry for the delayed response. Some comments on the above: Lim Giong - Known for his work on the films of two major Chinese directors (Jia Zhangke and Bi Gan) and a major Taiwanese director (Hou Hsiao-hsien) Alexandre Desplat - Scored multiple films for Wes Anderson (Moonrise ...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Top 200 Films of the 2010s, Results Thread!
Replies: 56
Views: 4597

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

JK Simmons will always be J Jonah Jameson to me. Fantastic actor (given the right role).

Thanks for a great rollout Holden! I was on the edge of my seat for the top 10.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 71575

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

Schüttelbirne wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:54 pm
prosecutorgodot wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:41 pm
Arsalan wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:25 am
31 | Green Day | Father of All... | 2019
Good list, but this one is 2020.
It was released in September last year as a single, so I'll keep it in.
Oh, I don't remember when the singles came out, I was referring to the album, sorry if it wasn't clear.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 71575

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

Arsalan wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:25 am
31 | Green Day | Father of All... | 2019
Good list, but this one is 2020.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 21, 2020 7:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 71575

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

200 fantastic songs: 1 | Kendrick Lamar | HiiiPower | 2011 2 | Death Grips | I've Seen Footage | 2012 3 | Fleet Foxes | Montezuma | 2011 4 | Janelle Monáe | Neon Valley Street | 2010 5 | Kero Kero Bonito | Trampoline | 2016 6 | David Bowie | Lazarus | 2015 7 | MGMT | Congratulations | 2010 8 | Kacey...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 11054

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

527. Radiohead – Kid A: 7
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 276
Views: 71575

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

Albums/EPs: 1 | Fleet Foxes | Helplessness Blues | 2011 2 | Linkin Park | A Thousand Suns | 2010 3 | Janelle Monáe | The ArchAndroid | 2010 4 | Kero Kero Bonito | Bonito Generation | 2016 5 | Kendrick Lamar | Section.80 | 2011 6 | Swans | To Be Kind | 2014 7 | Kacey Musgraves | Same Trailer Differen...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1

Heat 1: 179 | Kendrick Lamar | Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe (2012) 186 | David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away (2016) 47 | Vampire Weekend | Hannah Hunt (2013) 158 | Foster the People | Pumped Up Kicks (2010) 146 | Mount Eerie | Real Death (2017) Heat 2: 65 | Kendrick Lamar | King Kunta (2015) 110...
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF Top 200 Films of the 2010s, Results Thread!
Replies: 56
Views: 4597

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

My #4 was CA: The Winter Soldier, not Civil War.
by prosecutorgodot
Sun Jun 07, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 7
Replies: 17
Views: 1783

Re: Music of 2010: Round 3, Week 7

The National - High Violet vs. Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid
by prosecutorgodot
Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Guitar Songs
Replies: 23
Views: 2244

Re: Guitar Songs

DaveC wrote:
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:36 pm
That passage from about 4:30 - 6:30 gets me every time.
That's a great one. The guitar tone is really nice.
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 4584

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

1 | ABBA - Waterloo 2 | William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You Got 3 | Bonnie Raitt - Angel from Montgomery 4 | ABBA - What About Livingstone? 5 | Eagles - Best of My Love 6 | ABBA - Dance (While the Music Still Goes On) 7 | Kraftwerk - Autobahn 8 | The Wailers - No Woman, No Cry 9 | Dolly Part...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 11054

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

509. Dead Kennedys – Bleed for Me: 7.5
by prosecutorgodot
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread
Replies: 61
Views: 18913

Re: End of Decade Film Poll-List Thread

Best Score Composers of the Decade 1 | 林強 (Lim Giong) (Taiwan) 2 | Alexandre Desplat (France) 3 | Stefan Will (Germany) Best Actors of the Decade 1 | Willem Dafoe (U.S.) 2 | 樹木希林 (Kirin Kiki) (Japan) 3 | Ventura (Portugal) Thanks for the detailed, lengthy lists, Greg! Is it possible that you could ...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue Jun 02, 2020 4:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Guitar Songs
Replies: 23
Views: 2244

Re: Guitar Songs

Nice list. I'll just name one of my tops: "Rhiannon (Will You Ever Win)"
by prosecutorgodot
Sun May 31, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Parasite (Spoilers)
Replies: 22
Views: 2607

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 prosecutorgodot
Sat May 30, 2020 1:32 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Parasite (Spoilers)
Replies: 22
Views: 2607

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. On the bright sid...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri May 29, 2020 1:57 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Parasite (Spoilers)
Replies: 22
Views: 2607

Re: Parasite (Spoilers)

I thought andyd was peeved about non-black-and-white-ness. I misunderstood, but I was simply going off of what was written in the original post. I totally see and appreciate the gray area. I agree that the violence felt like pedestrian shock value. The film was so much more fun as a simple heist-lik...
by prosecutorgodot
Thu May 28, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Parasite (Spoilers)
Replies: 22
Views: 2607

Re: Parasite (Spoilers)

I mainly loved it for the flawless filmmaking. Throughout the entire first half, every shot, every frame, every piece of dialogue, every bit of acting was perfect. Then the ridiculous twist happens and the movie falls off a cliff. I don't see why you need the film to be black and white. I guess ever...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon May 25, 2020 4:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of 2010: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 16
Views: 2897

Re: Music of 2010: Round 2, Week 5

I can't believe Hadestown lost last week!

Albums
pass
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Beach House - Teen Dream
Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid
by prosecutorgodot
Tue May 19, 2020 4:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: "AI/DC: I made a bot write an AC/DC song"
Replies: 4
Views: 1225

"AI/DC: I made a bot write an AC/DC song"

Self-explanatory, I think. Lyrics are top-notch.

by prosecutorgodot
Fri May 15, 2020 6:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final
Replies: 25
Views: 3612

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Grand Final

Jenny Wilson | Forever Is a Long Time
Talk Talk | Tomorrow Started
Chet Baker | No Problem
Nujabes | Peaceland
Regina Spektor | All The Rowboats
Rokia Traoré | Dounia
by prosecutorgodot
Fri May 15, 2020 5:46 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: 10 Years with Hayao Miyazaki
Replies: 0
Views: 1584

10 Years with Hayao Miyazaki

Hello all, I found a four-part documentary about Hayao Miyazaki, 2006-2016. It aired on NHK. If interested in the thought process of this legendary filmmaker, check it out. https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/ondemand/video/3004569/ It's hard for me to believe the man is 79 years old now. He started ...
by prosecutorgodot
Fri May 15, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 117
Views: 47250

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

I'm a bit late I suppose, but I've been sitting on it, and now I want to say something about the best singer-songwriter album of the year so far. Don't miss out if you haven't heard it. Laura Marling - Song For Our Daughter After listening to this, I really wonder how anyone could want more from a f...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon May 11, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Books Poll: THE RESULTS
Replies: 92
Views: 51154

Re: AMF Favorite Books Poll: THE RESULTS

I also read Crime and Punishment following this poll 1-2 years ago. I was super-hyped by it being one of the great novels by one of the great authors, but I found it decent at best. The characters were pretty good, but I feel like I've seen loads better characters. The protagonist's arc was also rea...
by prosecutorgodot
Sat May 09, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!
Replies: 97
Views: 15873

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

Jirin wrote:
Fri May 08, 2020 2:32 pm
I know a lot of people love Blackstar but I wonder if I'm going to be the only one who considers it the best Bowie album.
I have it as top Bowie album, but I thought I would be an outlier given that I am not acquainted with Bowie's vast catalogue beyond his biggest 6-7 albums.
by prosecutorgodot
Fri May 08, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 12118

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

Songs: 1 | Pink Floyd | Great Gig in the Sky 2 | Dobie Gray | Drift Away 3 | Dolly Parton | Jolene 4 | ABBA | Ring Ring 5 | Elton John | Candle in the Wind 6 | Stevie Wonder | Visions 7 | Bob Dorough | My Hero, Zero 8 | The Wailers | I Shot the Sheriff 9 | Marvin Gaye | Let's Get It On 10 | Stevie W...
by prosecutorgodot
Wed May 06, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 31290

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

It's a Jungle Out There - 9 I think the show is like a 6/10. It's certainly not going to blow you away. The theme song is definitely my favorite part of the show. I also like the general sense of love and friendship in the air, because everyone in the show is so goodhearted. I'm a fan of the whodun...
by prosecutorgodot
Tue May 05, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 31290

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

It's a Jungle Out There - 9 Yes, I prefer the Monk version over the 2017 version, though I do recommend the 2017 album that it appears on, as the other tracks are really quite good (I'd recommend "Sonny Boy"). Monk is an old TV show starring the guy who plays the father in "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel...
by prosecutorgodot
Mon May 04, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 12118

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

Albums Top 5:

1 | Pink Floyd | The Dark Side of the Moon
2 | Stevie Wonder | Innervisions
3 | Al Green | Call Me
4 | Herbie Hancock | Head Hunters
5 | Bob Dorough et al | Multiplication Rock