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by Henrik
Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 29
Views: 539

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

GROUP PHI
Agalloch | In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion
Imogen Heap | Climb to Sakteng
Eimear Quinn | The Voice
Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 | Cup Of Dreams

GROUP CHI
Jesca Hoop | The Lost Sky
Mills Brothers | Nagasaki
Suuns | Mirror Mirror
Billy Nicholls | Girl from New York
by Henrik
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 29
Views: 539

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

Shoutout to whoever nominated ”In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion”, thought about that one myself.
by Henrik
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 27
Views: 923

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)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
The Commodores | Zoom
by Henrik
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 1099

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Krurze wrote:Shoutout to whoever nominated Anemone, thought about that one myself

You’re welcome!
by Henrik
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 228
Views: 20251

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

1. Giorgio Moroder - (Theme From) Midnight Express 8 2. Ray Charles - (The Night Time Is) The Right Time 8 3. Albin de la Simone - Le Grand amour 7 4. Oliver Koletzki - Iyéwaye (Hatzler Remix) 7 5. The Upsetters - Dread Lion 7 6. The Smiths - Sheila Take a Bow 7 7. Lucinda Williams - Metal Firecrack...
by Henrik
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 1099

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Erasure | Drama!
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini
by Henrik
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: I've written a web application that displays random YouTube videos from AcclaimedMusic.net. Would appreciate feedback!
Replies: 4
Views: 432

Re: I've written a web application that displays random YouTube videos from AcclaimedMusic.net. Would appreciate feedbac

I love this, denialromeo! So you must have a link to a youtube page for every ranked AM song!? I wonder if I could use that information, at least for songs that aren't on spotify? Also, I'd be happy to link to your random video application from the AM main site, if that's ok with you. :happy-partyda...
by Henrik
Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 32
Views: 1114

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

That's great, Stevie Fan! Let's aim for this cover.

by Henrik
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France
Replies: 32
Views: 1114

Re: Acclaimed Music Meetup – 11 to 13 October in Montpellier, France

Nassim wrote:Count me in guys !
Maybe not on Friday night because I live on the furthest side of the country and it's a bit early to confirm I can take the day off, but I'll for sure join for the rest of the weekend !

Fantastic! It will be a pleasure to meet you and anyone who joins in!
by Henrik
Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 17162

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Moonbeam wrote:There were 50 voters for this 1981 poll, which is amazing!

It is indeed!! A record for yearly polls?
by Henrik
Tue Apr 02, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - April 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 4139

Re: Biggest Fan - April 2019

I am perhaps the biggest JP fan in the forum, but that does not include ”United”.
by Henrik
Tue Apr 02, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 192
Views: 20227

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

Your Cheatin' Heart is #1001.
by Henrik
Tue Apr 02, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 17162

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

I have always been a fan of steep point scales, to get some surprising results and not just a list of the most wellknown songs. But the scale could hardly be steeper than it is now. [89] Dynamic Hepnotics - "Hepno Beat": 1 vote, 100 points [89] Maanam - "Boskie Buenos": 1 vote, 1...
by Henrik
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 17162

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Songs http://open.spotify.com/user/frazze/playlist/4QnoBSTLXzazLKsQakuufX 1 | The Specials | Ghost Town 2 | Prince | Controversy 3 | Kraftwerk | Pocket Calculator 4 | Eurythmics | Take Me To Your Heart 5 | Japan | Ghosts 6 | Daryl Hall & John Oates | I Can't Go for That (No Can Do) 7 | Mohamed M...
by Henrik
Fri Mar 29, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 61
Views: 13655

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

I loosely thought of which 200 artists I would be able to make the best top 10-ish songs playlists. Then I did some finetuning based on whatever feelings I have for different artists and I was done. I am thinking of doing a more careful comparison of my lists of favourite songs per artist. But I do...
by Henrik
Wed Mar 27, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 19010

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

The Exile tracks appear way too soon. I gather you're a big fan? Only 4 of them made the top 50. Can you tell me what the big attraction is with the album, because neither me, my girlfriend, or any of my friends liked it very much. Maybe it appeals more to the younger crowd? My people are all in th...
by Henrik
Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 19010

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS

The Exile tracks appear way too soon.
by Henrik
Tue Mar 26, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 2999

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

GROUP NU WITCH | Chifundo Another Sunny Day | I'm In Love With A Girl Who Doesn't Know I Exist David Bowie | Dead Man Walking Steve Perry | Strung Out GROUP XI The Field Mice | Emma's House The J.B.'s | The Grunt Rufus Wainwright | Chelsea Hotel #2 The Exponents | Why Does Love Do This To Me? I wish...
by Henrik
Tue Mar 26, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 110
Views: 43529

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

The Chemical Brothers’ ”Galvanize” was released as a single in 2004.
by Henrik
Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 34
Views: 7565

Re: Songs of 2019

Let me share my playlist of personal favorites of 2019 songs (this playlist will be later changed into personal top 100 of 2019). The genre is various so I think you can explore a lot and I hope you enjoy it :whistle: [spotifyplaylist]https://open.spotify.com/playlist/50gOXh8ZKXVDOaQRjv1VYq[/spotif...
by Henrik
Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: History of AM Film Polls
Replies: 2
Views: 2178

Re: History of AM Film Polls

Petri wrote:
Henrik wrote:Nothing to quote but a question to Henrik

Henrik is it possible to make this thread sticky? Thanks. :)

Finally done... Guess I haven’t been that active lately in this part of the forum.
by Henrik
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 2999

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

madzong wrote:
DaveC wrote:Strange to think of Why Does Love Do This To Me? as unacclaimed.


I know right?

Gotta find some more lists that include this song:)

There are a lot of youtube comments that this is the unofficial NZ anthem, while the single is not even listed at RYM. RYM needs more kiwis (as does AM).
by Henrik
Wed Mar 20, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 192
Views: 20227

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

I believe I may echo the sentiments of several of us in suggesting this discussion be moved to another thread (or forum). This has become tiresome. It has indeed. Let's move on. Maybe I shouldn't say this, but thankfully Honorio has a "clean copy" of this topic in another part of the forum.
by Henrik
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 2598

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

Honorio wrote:3 | Chaweewan Dumnern | Lam Toey Chaweewan | ¿?

I was hoping that you would find the year for me. ;)
by Henrik
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 192
Views: 20227

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

Ok, so that’s another opinion from you, but it’s not what it is.
by Henrik
Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 192
Views: 20227

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

For me, a "Record of the Year" MUST be something that most people are aware of. I guess we have a pretty good idea of your opinion on this matter by now, Hymie. But as Honorio wrote, it’s a summary of the most acclaimed records. And based on all critics’ lists that have been collected her...
by Henrik
Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 2598

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

GROUP LAMBDA
Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain)
Sleeper Agent | That's My Baby
Tom Milsom | Cable Rat King
Jack Drag | We Could've Been Big

GROUP MU
Chaweewan Dumnern | Lam Toey Chaweewan
Mørland and Debrah Scarlett | A Monster Like Me
Marijata | I Walk Alone
The Front Lawn | Andy
by Henrik
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 61
Views: 13655

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

Question for anyone participating: It’s fairly easy for me to compare my favorite songs/albums, is there a metric any of you like use for ranking your favorite artists? I don’t even know where to start here! :| Here's my method: 1 pt per song in ANY Spotify playlist that is NOT in my Library so as ...
by Henrik
Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 192
Views: 20227

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

Honorio, you discussed this ambitious project with me before your roll out and I loved your idea. It gives a very interesting perspective on different art forms. Educational and wonderful in every way. I’m sure there will be a lot more discussion when the rock era begins. Just one minor thing: one o...
by Henrik
Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition
Replies: 61
Views: 13655

Re: The AMF Top Artists of All Time 2019 Edition

http://open.spotify.com/user/frazze/playlist/6MMnnwLMMl09dVM4GwDLKI 1. The Cure 2. Steely Dan 3. David Bowie 4. Prince 5. Björk 6. Bob Marley & The Wailers 7. Depeche Mode 8. Bruce Springsteen 9. Kraftwerk 10. Massive Attack 11. Sufjan Stevens 12. Stevie Wonder 13. Tom Waits 14. Dead Can Dance ...
by Henrik
Tue Mar 12, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 38
Views: 3973

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5

GROUP IOTA
Jaga Jazzist - Tocatta
Youssou N’Dour - Leaving (Dem)
Game Theory - Like a Girl Jesus
Thrice - Image of the Invisible

GROUP KAPPA
Fishmans - Walking in the Rhythm
AURORA - Running with the Wolves
Bon Jovi - Only Lonely
Nightpool Neon - Perfume From Now On
by Henrik
Mon Mar 11, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 19010

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs

For some reason I thought the deadline was March 15. Well, here is my list anyway. 1| Gimme Shelter 2| (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction 3| Paint It Black 4| You Can't Always Get What You Want 5| Beast Of Burden 6| Wild Horses 7| Tumbling Dice 8| Sister Morphine 9| She's A Rainbow 10| Brown Sugar 11| Ju...
by Henrik
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Suggest genre changes here
Replies: 31
Views: 20403

Re: Suggest genre changes here

Sweepstakes Ron, I will be very grateful if you complete this list of changes. However, I can not promise when these changes will be implemented at AM. It requires some work to get everything right with the genres menu, the genre charts and the genre info on the album pages.
by Henrik
Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Great Rock Discography Survey
Replies: 23
Views: 3663

Re: Great Rock Discography Survey

This looks fun, but it wouldn’t make sense to me to focus on so few artists for a ”rock discography”. I don’t think any artist has more than 2 songs in my all time top 200.
by Henrik
Wed Mar 06, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD
Replies: 69
Views: 8680

Re: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2018 -- RESULTS THREAD

I'm disappointed at the lack of love for "Itgehane." It's the type of song that I thought would do really well here, collecting votes from both synthpop and electronic fans, but it massively underperformed the critics. What gives? In my case, I never heard of it. Same here. Looking forwar...
by Henrik
Fri Mar 01, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 17162

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

1981 is the only year since 1961 without a single album in my top 500, so I won't be making an albums list. Songs 19 | Joan Jett | Bad Reputation 27 | Stray Cats | Runaway Boys These are from 1980. Care to replace them? If it is like Listyguy says above, then songs from earlier ’80s years should no...
by Henrik
Fri Mar 01, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 275
Views: 48885

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

What a great finish this month! Richard Hell was right that love comes in spurts... Top 10 1. Minnie Riperton - Inside My Love 9 2. Alain Bashung - Madame Rêve 8 3. Nick Drake - Saturday Sun 8 4. The Heavy - How You Like Me Now 7 5. Cocteau Twins - Frou-frou Foxes in Midsummer Fires 7 6. Riot - You ...
by Henrik
Wed Feb 27, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?
Replies: 6
Views: 2713

Re: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?

The general rule I have used is that the majority of songs have to be released a) within the last few years and b) after the artist’s last album. All the songs before ”Closer” and ”Brotherhood” make these albums ineligible for AM.
by Henrik
Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 28473

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Moonbeam, how on earth do you find the time to check release years for every song listened by anyone?
by Henrik
Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 28473

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Moonbeam wrote:
Henrik wrote:Songs

82 | The Gap Band | I Don't Believe You Want To Get Up And Dance (Oops Up Side Your Head)

Insanely good year.


This one's from 1979. Care to replace it?

Add Kano’s ”It’s a War” at #100 then. :greetings-waveyellow:
by Henrik
Wed Feb 27, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 186
Views: 28473

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Songs 1 | Talking Heads | The Great Curve 2 | Orchestra Baobab | Mouhamadou Bamba 3 | Bobby Caldwell | Open Your Eyes 4 | Motörhead | Ace Of Spades 5 | The Sound | I Can't Escape Myself 6 | The Cure | A Forest 7 | Blondie | Rapture 8 | Peter Gabriel | Games Without Frontiers 9 | ABBA | Lay All Your ...
by Henrik
Thu Feb 21, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 7798

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP EPSILON
1. Aldous Harding | Elation
3. Alanis Morissette | The Couch
7. Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix)
8. Joydrop | Beautiful

GROUP ZETA
2. Aaliyah | Miss You
4. Little River Band | It's A Long Way There
5. Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue
6. The Cookies | I Never Dreamed
by Henrik
Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ray Charles Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 130
Views: 18916

Re: Best Ray Charles Songs - RESULTS

I am very confused that ”Unchain My Heart” is only bubbling under at AM. And even knowing that it’s not one of his most acclaimed songs, I’m surprised that it doesn’t make the top 10 here. Top 3 for me (though I have not listened enough to Ray to send in a ballot).
by Henrik
Tue Feb 19, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] Albums of the 1990s
Replies: 69
Views: 15086

Re: [Results] Albums of the 1990s

“Sounded like noise for the sake of it to me. Maybe a lot of Sake was involved in the making of it.”
:D
by Henrik
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Post 5,000!
Replies: 8
Views: 3029

Re: Post 5,000!

Hymie wrote:
Henrik wrote:Have a nice day everyone! :obscene-drinkingcheers:


Is that the most of anyone?

Yes, but StevieFan will overtake me within a few months.
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by Henrik
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 275
Views: 48885

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

But to answer your question, OF COURSE I DO although I have never heard an instance where both versions sound exactly the same. Then originality has some kind of importance for you as well. It just means more to most people here. Where do you get that from? Which version is the original has NO BEAR...
by Henrik
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 275
Views: 48885

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

The group Mostly Other People Do the Killing did a note for note cover of the Miles Davis album “Kind of Blue”. They called it “Blue” and it’s damn near impossible to tell the two albums apart. https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/381983/ It's a shame that these two albums a...
by Henrik
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Post 5,000!
Replies: 8
Views: 3029

Post 5,000!

Have a nice day everyone! :obscene-drinkingcheers:

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