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by Henrik
Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site Update
Replies: 24
Views: 5822

Re: Site Update

Vacantjoy wrote: Wed Nov 18, 2020 7:34 pm i am so impatient about the new update!Henrik do you need any help with other information?
Thanks, but I don’t think so.
by Henrik
Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Links to critics' lists
Replies: 7
Views: 4163

Re: Help Wanted: Links to critics' lists

All done. I sorted the albums alphabetically because it was much easier to add this way. Hope this isn't a problem. I couldn't find the two lists by Juice. There's this thread: http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=8237&p=114541&hilit=Juice#p114541, but it's only one list includ...
by Henrik
Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 52
Views: 28542

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

Thanks Sweepstakes Ron, and panam as well.
by Henrik
Fri Nov 13, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 52
Views: 28542

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

Again, thank you so much for the collection of genres for each song on AM!!! I have identified 258 (!) genres that are not yet on AM... Could you please help me fill in the attached spreadsheet, so I can add these additional genres to the genre tree. Thank you! Has anyone started on this yet? I'm n...
by Henrik
Fri Nov 13, 2020 7:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Links to critics' lists
Replies: 7
Views: 4163

Re: Help Wanted: Links to critics' lists

Could someone please do the albums list? Thanks!
by Henrik
Fri Nov 13, 2020 5:41 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Top RYM films, by age of voters
Replies: 1
Views: 206

Re: Top RYM films, by age of voters

That’s great, ordinaryperson!

Much less variation between the age groups here.
by Henrik
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top RYM albums, by age of voters
Replies: 19
Views: 729

Re: Top RYM albums, by age of voters

I don’t know why RYM didn’t add charts by gender as well. I would love to explore the list from female voters.
by Henrik
Wed Nov 11, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top RYM albums, by age of voters
Replies: 19
Views: 729

Re: Top RYM albums, by age of voters

The work with these lists has made me realise how young the RYM voters are! Number of votes: To Pimp a Butterfly -19 | 4,679 20-29 | 16,856 30-39 | 2,948 40- | 997 Even for an album like Sgt Pepper... -19 | 2,811 20-29 | 12,079 30-39 | 4,664 40 | 2,928 Really!!!??? I think RYM only includes voters t...
by Henrik
Wed Nov 11, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top RYM albums, by age of voters
Replies: 19
Views: 729

Re: Top RYM albums, by age of voters

I don’t have time, but it would be interesting to compare the age groups for a specific decade or year. Would there still be a lot of differences? OK, a quick one - there are differences! Top albums of the 2010s Up to age 19 1. To Pimp a Butterfly 2. good kid, m.A.A.d city 3. The Money Store 4. Blo...
by Henrik
Wed Nov 11, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top RYM albums, by age of voters
Replies: 19
Views: 729

Re: Top RYM albums, by age of voters

I don’t have time, but it would be interesting to compare the age groups for a specific decade or year. Would there still be a lot of differences?
by Henrik
Tue Nov 10, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top RYM albums, by age of voters
Replies: 19
Views: 729

Re: Top RYM albums, by age of voters

To Pimp a Butterfly falls from 4th place outside the top 100 between the 20-29 and 30-39 age groups!! Also, OK Computer falls outside the top 100, from 13th place, between 40-49 and 50-59. This surprised me. Same fall for Loveless, but between the 30-39 and 40-49 groups, although this album is 6 yea...
by Henrik
Tue Nov 10, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top RYM albums, by age of voters
Replies: 19
Views: 729

Top RYM albums, by age of voters

The new RYM chart can be filtered by the age of the voters, and the all-time top 10 is strikingly, although not surprisingly, different for different age groups. -19 years 1 | To Pimp a Butterfly 2 | In Rainbows 3 | In the Court of the Crimson King 4 | Madvillainy 5 | Kid A 6 | Loveless 7 | Wish You...
by Henrik
Mon Nov 09, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Site Update
Replies: 24
Views: 5822

Re: Site Update

Henrik wrote: Sat Oct 17, 2020 8:43 pm Sometime during November, I hope.
Update: I have made a lot of progress and still have hopes for November, but if so it will be at the end of the month. I’m away on a (covid-customed) course next week.
by Henrik
Sat Nov 07, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

Many thanks, Krurze and panam!
by Henrik
Sat Nov 07, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

Could someone also please help me look for Allmusic ratings for the albums in the spreadsheet attached here? Many thanks!!
by Henrik
Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 19
Views: 7457

Re: Forum error messages

https://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=2556251 I have this problem (on mobile only). The drop down menu doesn't show properly when I click the three dots to quote a message. Anyone else have the same problem? The person posting about this issue says its only happening for admin users. Fixe...
by Henrik
Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 19
Views: 7457

Re: Forum error messages

https://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=2556251
I have this problem (on mobile only). The drop down menu doesn't show properly when I click the three dots to quote a message. Anyone else have the same problem? The person posting about this issue says its only happening for admin users.
by Henrik
Fri Nov 06, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 19
Views: 7457

Re: Forum error messages

I use this old topic to say that I'm aware that it's only possible to post quick replies right now. I need to make a phpBB upgrade, but I don't have time for this tonight. Maybe not until the weekend. I am so sorry for the inconvenience!!! The forum is up again!!! I am so sorry for the inconvenienc...
by Henrik
Fri Nov 06, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Testing Grounds
Topic: Test
Replies: 1
Views: 388

Test

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by Henrik
Wed Nov 04, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forum error messages
Replies: 19
Views: 7457

Re: Forum error messages

I use this old topic to say that I'm aware that it's only possible to post quick replies right now. I need to make a phpBB upgrade, but I don't have time for this tonight. Maybe not until the weekend. I am so sorry for the inconvenience!!!
by Henrik
Wed Nov 04, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Holden's 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions
Replies: 26
Views: 2382

Re: Holden's 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions

I love the idea! According to Henrik, These songs are going to be added in the upcoming update. The songs are from 2019,2018 and some songs from 2010-2017, So avoid adding them to your lists. http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/download/file.php?id=1193 What should we do about 2020? Is there a sim...
by Henrik
Wed Nov 04, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Iowa State Daily (US) - The 90 Essential Songs of the 90s (1999)
Replies: 4
Views: 521

Re: Iowa State Daily (US) - The 90 Essential Songs of the 90s (1999)

Talk about being ahead...starting an indie mag in 1890!!!
by Henrik
Tue Nov 03, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

Holden wrote: Tue Nov 03, 2020 2:35 am Alright, here is M! Have fun Henrik!
Thanks Vacantjoy and Holden!

Holden, you’ve done an amazing job with the albums poll, planning a new poll and also helping out here. You deserve a break now. (and a beer if you like) :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Henrik
Tue Nov 03, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 52
Views: 28542

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

Again, thank you so much for the collection of genres for each song on AM!!! I have identified 258 (!) genres that are not yet on AM... Could you please help me fill in the attached spreadsheet, so I can add these additional genres to the genre tree. Thank you! Has anyone started on this yet? I'm n...
by Henrik
Mon Nov 02, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!
Replies: 371
Views: 27342

Re: AMF Top 1000 Albums of All Time, 2020, RESULTS!

Let me join the chorus of acclaim for the amazing rollout, Holden! I kept quiet during the countdown, but I have never felt so sad for not sending in a ballot! The great news is that a lot of my favourite albums actually made big jumps even without a ballot from me. So it must be the second time in ...
by Henrik
Mon Nov 02, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

...I'm not sure if Vacantjoy has started with M...?

I've got time to work on the new all-time list tomorrow and need the complete info sheet to include these additional albums correctly. If someone could do M during my sleep tonight that would be extremely appreciated!
by Henrik
Mon Nov 02, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

I didn't finish it because i don't know how to so i stopped at christgau.rating.It was my first try,hope it's helpful! Many thanks Vacantjoy, definitely helpful! Could someone complete L and someone else do M? For the ratings, I provided links to the different sources in the header row. I hope this...
by Henrik
Mon Nov 02, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

Holden wrote: Mon Nov 02, 2020 6:06 pm Okay, L is done!!
Thanks Holden!
by Henrik
Mon Nov 02, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

I thought everything had been done, but L and M remains. I hope it's ok for one or two people to bring together these last pieces of information. Thanks! I am going to take L I didn't finish it because i don't know how to so i stopped at christgau.rating.It was my first try,hope it's helpful! Many ...
by Henrik
Sun Nov 01, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

I thought everything had been done, but L and M remains. I hope it's ok for one or two people to bring together these last pieces of information. Thanks!
by Henrik
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 380
Views: 537114

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

mileswide wrote: Wed Oct 28, 2020 11:31 am Poor Mylène Farmer is given the unpronounceable name in any language of Mylčne Farmer for her AM page.
What? It looks correct to me.
by Henrik
Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

StevieFan, how about Ofra Haza's "Im nin'alu"?
by Henrik
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM
Replies: 108
Views: 16840

Re: Help Wanted: Info about more albums on AM

Sweepstakes Ron wrote: Sat Oct 24, 2020 10:00 pm N-Q complete!
Thanks Sweepstakes Ron and everyone else! :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Henrik
Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Gen X's "Dancing with Myself" was released in 1980, and a remixed version of the same recording was released in 1981 credited only to Billy Idol. But I'm not certain which version the critics are listing. There are also two different Billy Idol solo versions as well. The original re-recorded versio...
by Henrik
Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Gil Scott-Heron - I'll Take Care of You (2010) v. Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie XX - I'll Take Care of U (2011). The balance appears so stacked in the remix's favour that it's on AM with that title and release year. Take Care by Drake feat. Rihanna would seem to draw more influence from the later version...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 25, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Re-recorded albums: N*E*R*D's "In Search Of..." 2001/2002 Car Seat Headrest's "Twin Fantasy" 2011/2018 N*E*R*D's "Rock Star", "Provider" and "Run to the Sun" will also be moved to 2002. And I think "Lapdance" as well. I suppose that the "Lapdance" single from 2001 had the first recording. Two Car Se...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Hall of fame Lists
Replies: 40
Views: 54794

Re: Hall of fame Lists

Ondarock albums since last update here: 808 STATE - ex:el AFGHAN WHIGS - Gentlemen AMERICAN FOOTBALL - American Football ANGELO BRANDUARDI - Alla fiera dell'est BANCO DEL MUTUO SOCCORSO - Darwin! BEAT HAPPENING - Jamboree BE-BOP DELUXE - Sunburst Finish BOARDS OF CANADA - Music Has The Right To Chil...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

At risk of further overcomplicating things, but, as an example, from what I can tell Nirvana's 1989 Bleach version of About a Girl and 1994 MTV Unplugged version of About a Girl both are acclaimed. This may be too difficult a question to answer for this coming update, but what's the thinking on the...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Madzong wrote: Sun Oct 25, 2020 7:57 am Talk Talk - Pretty In Pink (album Version) Vs. Pretty In Pink (OST version)
I think critics refer to the original here.
by Henrik
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

I think this must be one considering the seemingly obscure initial release and two of the four lists being 'best of the 2000s' - and listening to the original, the rerecording is leagues better in my personal opinion: ANOHNI | Cripple and the Starfish | God Shave the Queen! Compilation (1996) | Ant...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Not sure which one is the most acclaimed version in these cases, but all were re-recorded for a more well-known later release on a bigger label: Stick McGhee | Drinkin' Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee | 1947 (Harlem single release) | 1949 (Atlantic single release) Professor Longhair | Mardi Gras in New Orleans ...
by Henrik
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

I don't know if it fits in with what you're asking, but I just thought about "Je t'aime, moi non plus". "The song was written and recorded in late 1967 for Gainsbourg's girlfriend, Brigitte Bardot. She asked him to write the most beautiful love song he could imagine and that night he wrote "Je t'ai...
by Henrik
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Updated lists
Topic: Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums & Songs
Replies: 28
Views: 71729

Re: Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums & Songs

lagire wrote: Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:42 pm For the 1001 Albums, all albums are on this link, with the ex-one on ex section
http://www.1001albumsyoumusthearbeforey ... lbums-year
77 Albums That You Don't Really Need To Hear Now Before You Die :D
by Henrik
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

Right now, this song appears in 1997 list, so that's gonna change? Correct Sorry for asking. Because at first I thought it was just for remixes or different versions of the same song. So, it will apply to any single edit that differs from the album version (talking about the same Howie B version)? ...
by Henrik
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

panam wrote: Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:14 pm
Henrik wrote: Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:12 am

Björk | All Is Full of Love | 1999 (single release)
Original Version: 1997 (Homogenic)
Right now, this song appears in 1997 list, so that's gonna change?
Correct
by Henrik
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 380
Views: 537114

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

Listyguy wrote: Wed Aug 26, 2020 2:29 pm Cheap Trick's At Budokan was released in 1979, not 1978
Released in Japan in 1978.
by Henrik
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 380
Views: 537114

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

While Tommy Dorsey & Frank Sinatra's performance of 'Without a Song' may well have been recorded in 1941 and Sinatra released it as a tribute to Dorsey on his 1961 I Remember Tommy LP, I can't find any evidence of its release by the two artists in 1941. Its first appearance on Rate Your Music is as...
by Henrik
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version
Replies: 63
Views: 5334

Re: Songs where the first recording is not the acclaimed version

A-ha | Take On Me | 1985 (Hunting High and Low) Original Version: 1984 (first single release) Björk | All Is Full of Love | 1999 (single release) Original Version: 1997 (Homogenic) Bob Marley and The Wailers | Put It On | 1971 (Soul Revolution) Original Version: 1965 (single release [as "I'm Gonna P...