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by Henrik
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kanye is running for president
Replies: 16
Views: 333

Re: Kanye is running for president

I think it’s probably best to lock this topic. But PlasticRam, you are not a horrible person. :romance-grouphug:
by Henrik
Sun Jul 05, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2020 (11) June 30
Replies: 4
Views: 954

Re: MCCh 2020 (11) June 30

Thank you so much for your dedicated work, both Otisredding and Rob! :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Henrik
Sat Jun 27, 2020 12:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM
Replies: 15
Views: 470

Re: Help wanted - genres for songs on AM

Another thing to note: on RYM, with both albums and songs, there is a lot of redundant tagging (e.g. an album is tagged as both Dream Pop and Alternative Rock, even though Dream Pop is already categorized as a subgenre of Alternative Rock). Henrik, do you think people should try to avoid adding the...
by Henrik
Wed Jun 24, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update
Replies: 22
Views: 3826

Re: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:31 am
Do you think I should make a (pinned?) thread for the song genre spreadsheet? That way it can be more visible, while also allowing a space for people to ask questions or comment on the process.
Yes, that would be great! Thanks!
by Henrik
Sat Jun 20, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update
Replies: 22
Views: 3826

Re: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update

Holden wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:08 pm
Henrik wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:29 pm
Many thanks, Sweepstakes Ron!!
Is there anything else you need help with for the update?
Yes, but not right now. I’ll be back.
by Henrik
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update
Replies: 22
Views: 3826

Re: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update

I can’t give a date, I’m afraid. Except that it’s quite far away... There’s a lot of work left to do, especially that a lot of 2010-2018 albums will be added due to the EOD album lists.
by Henrik
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Parasite (Spoilers)
Replies: 22
Views: 2483

Re: Parasite (Spoilers)

Incredibly well-written, Schüttelbirne!
by Henrik
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1
Replies: 33
Views: 2349

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

How one person after another can put ”Pumped Up Kicks” above ”Real Death” is beyond me.
by Henrik
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update
Replies: 22
Views: 3826

Re: Help wanted - Info about new songs for the 2019 site update

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
Fri Jun 12, 2020 2:46 am
If there will be another one of these for albums, I would be happy to do the job!
Thanks Sweepstakes Ron!

Here it is, finally, for the albums selected from the 2019 eoy spreadsheet.
by Henrik
Sat Jun 13, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rock On Neon - Top 1000 Songs of All Time
Replies: 26
Views: 2141

Re: Rock On Neon - Top 1000 Songs of All Time

Oh, if it’s self-published then it’s not eligible. Sorry Myself for misleading you and to taking up a lot of your time!
by Henrik
Thu Jun 11, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 128
Views: 76691

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Yes, many thanks kingoftonga! :obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Henrik
Wed Jun 10, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 5584

Re: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century

22 | Eminem | The Marshall Mathers LP 92 | Green Day | American Idiot 18 | Burial | Untrue 33 | Bon Iver | For Emma, Forever Ago 53 | Coldplay | A Rush of Blood to the Head 59 | Beck | Sea Change 8 | Sufjan Stevens | Illinois 74 | Madvillain | Madvillainy 55 | Dizzee Rascal | Boy in da Corner 27 | ...
by Henrik
Sun Jun 07, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rock On Neon - Top 1000 Songs of All Time
Replies: 26
Views: 2141

Re: Rock On Neon - Top 1000 Songs of All Time

Cool find, Arsalan! "The station’s motto is “some that you recognize, some that you've hardly even heard of” which is a quote from the song Celluloid Heroes by The Kinks written by Ray Davies. So you will hear music you know from artists you know, music you may be unfamiliar with from artists you kn...
by Henrik
Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Thanks and sorry Harold for this awfully late response!!!
by Henrik
Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 128
Views: 76691

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Another update is on its way from kingoftonga.
by Henrik
Wed May 27, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 30512

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

The selections from my list, including Daniel Caesar, Loreen and now Ariana Grande, are rather amusing. Have I become the biggest pop fan of the forum? :D Well, I’d be proud if I was.
by Henrik
Tue May 26, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6993

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Spotify removes its 10,000-song library limit.

https://www.theverge.com/2020/5/26/2127 ... ts-feature
by Henrik
Tue May 26, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Scoring System
Replies: 1
Views: 1738

Re: Scoring System

Thanks Gamuza78!

Brief explanation here: http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/about.htm
by Henrik
Tue May 19, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Could I ask someone to fill in metacritic links and scores in column S and T for the first 200 albums?
by Henrik
Tue May 19, 2020 7:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2020 (08) May 15
Replies: 8
Views: 3661

Re: MCCh 2020 (08) May 15

Daneman52 wrote:
Mon May 18, 2020 4:02 pm
Thank you Otis!!!

Time for this to be pinned back to the front page though.
Well that was late...but now there’s finally a link on the AM home page. Sorry for the delay, Otisredding!!
by Henrik
Sun May 17, 2020 5:33 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Amazon (US) - Best Rock and Alternative Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 3
Views: 1654

Re: Amazon (US) - Best Rock and Alternative Songs of the 2010s

No, they are genre lists from a source that aren’t just about these genres. Also, they are playlists from a streaming service. If I included these lists there would probably be hundreds if not thousands of similar lists to include from Amazon, Spotify, etc.
by Henrik
Wed May 06, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Holden wrote:
Tue May 05, 2020 2:53 am
Here is the spreadsheet!
Thank you so much, Holden!!!
by Henrik
Mon May 04, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Entertainment Weekly (US) - old EOY lists
Replies: 3
Views: 2599

Re: Entertainment Weekly (US) - old EOY lists

I think these lists were done by a single critic.
by Henrik
Sun May 03, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 128
Views: 76691

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Waiting for Henrik's decision! :greetings-waveyellow: I think these are the sources missing Radio X not sure Club Fonograma not sure Chorus.fm not eligible i believe KCRW not eligible i believe I have emailed Kingoftonga, saying that I think all of these could be added since I have loosened up the ...
by Henrik
Sun May 03, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Some more sources: Rolling Stone-France Irish Times [National] Blitz [National] Antena 3 [National] HipHopDX R&B Dansende Beren Complex-UK Magnetic Magazine Revista Shock The Alternative No Depression Maximum Rocknroll not sure IMPOSE Magazine not sure Far Out Magazine not sure Radio X not sure Cap...
by Henrik
Thu Apr 30, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 6
Replies: 4
Views: 3231

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 6

I thought Redbone would get a lot more love.
by Henrik
Sun Apr 26, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 5
Replies: 9
Views: 2517

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 5

I love Jamie xx, but hate ”I Know There's Gonna Be Good Times”.
by Henrik
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 19539

Re: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!

51 | Pixies
66 | Simon and Garfunkel
11 | The Beach Boys
41 | The Kinks


4 | David Bowie
14 | Elvis Presley
20 | Jimi Hendrix
25 | Bob Marley and The Wailers
26 | Stevie Wonder
37 | The Doors
52 | Lou Reed
58 | Sonic Youth
61 | Johnny Cash
70 | Chuck Berry
76 | OutKast
84 | Brian Eno
by Henrik
Mon Apr 20, 2020 5:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 19539

Re: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!

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by Henrik
Sun Apr 19, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 19539

Re: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!

79 | Elton John 12 | R.E.M. 36 | James Brown 8 | Neil Young 59 | AC/DC 95 | Pavement 93 | Duke Ellington 22 | Elvis Costello 13 | U2 68 | Daft Punk 87 | Guns N' Roses 27 | Madonna 96 | Charles Mingus 85 | Kate Bush 86 | Steely Dan 40 | The Cure 6 | Radiohead 17 | The Velvet Underground 5 | Bruce Sp...
by Henrik
Sun Apr 19, 2020 6:24 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: IHeartRadio (US) - 30 Alternative Rock Songs That Defined The 2010s
Replies: 3
Views: 2000

Re: IHeartRadio (US) - 30 Alternative Rock Songs That Defined The 2010s

If these are alternative, what was the non-alternative music of the 2010s?
by Henrik
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #2: Top 100 Songs of All-Time!
Replies: 134
Views: 14539

Re: Survivor Game #2: Top 100 Songs of All-Time!

32 | The Jimi Hendrix Experience | Purple Haze 6 | Chuck Berry | Johnny B. Goode 3 | The Beatles | A Day in the Life 4 | The Beach Boys | Good Vibrations 19 | The Clash | London Calling 34 | Stevie Wonder | Superstition 52 | Lou Reed | Walk on the Wild Side 68 | The Animals | The House of the Risin...
by Henrik
Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 96
Views: 74877

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

A little doubt about updating the site ... Is the final list of the 2010s a result of the sum of the columns "EOY Score" + "Total Score"? No, it's based on a completely different algorithm, and including lists that are neither end of year or end of decade (for example Musikexpress - The 700 Best So...
by Henrik
Thu Apr 16, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #2: Top 100 Songs of All-Time!
Replies: 134
Views: 14539

Re: Survivor Game #2: Top 100 Songs of All-Time!

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by Henrik
Thu Apr 16, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Business Insider (US): The 113 best songs of the past decade
Replies: 6
Views: 3426

Re: Business Insider (US): The 113 best songs of the past decade

Not sure why I didn’t include this one. Looks ok.
by Henrik
Thu Apr 16, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Rock Songs Ever
Replies: 6
Views: 1928

Re: Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Rock Songs Ever

StevieFan13 wrote:
Thu Apr 16, 2020 12:18 am
Henrik wrote:
Wed Apr 15, 2020 4:57 pm
I think that Moonbeam (who lives in Australia) said this is a listeners’ poll.
The other one was a listener's poll. I don't know if this one is.
They run a new poll every year, I think.
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Here's the spreadsheet updated with the Brit Awards! REDPEM is eligible too Sorry, I didn't see that, or I would've added it! I can do that later, but if anyone else wants to do it now go for it. No problem, Holden. Thanks for the work you’ve done! Now APCA is eligible too. REDPEM APCA
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Another reason why I often ask for more info to get convinced (not just from you, Panam) is because I do not like the situations where I have approved a source and later felt that I shouldn’t have included it.
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Panam, please note that the reason why I hesitate to include the lists you have posted is not that I don’t want them. It’s because I think you dig a bit deeper for lists from Latin America than what most people are doing from other parts of the world, and I want to use the same eligibility criteria...
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 4
Replies: 10
Views: 2525

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 4

Huh, this isn’t my week at all. :(
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Panam, please note that the reason why I hesitate to include the lists you have posted is not that I don’t want them. It’s because I think you dig a bit deeper for lists from Latin America than what most people are doing from other parts of the world, and I want to use the same eligibility criteria ...
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

I said here http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=7901#p115176 that any major poll among critics/musicians/artists (maybe at least 20 voters?) should probably be eligible too. REDPEM has exactly 20 voters and they made the count of votes themselves - they're in! :) But the APCA ...
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 3523

Re: sonofsamiam's Michelin Album Guide

WOW. When is the book coming out? That’s what I also want to know. :happy-partydance: Thanks for the nice words ... and the book is a dream. If I only I had the time to write enough to do it justice. That said, Henrik -- if I were to do this and get it published, would the list be eligible for incl...
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Rock Songs Ever
Replies: 6
Views: 1928

Re: Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Rock Songs Ever

I think that Moonbeam (who lives in Australia) said this is a listeners’ poll.
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Brit Awards could be added too (I suppose it's safe to assume a large committe).
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

I said here http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=7901#p115176 that any major poll among critics/musicians/artists (maybe at least 20 voters?) should probably be eligible too. REDPEM has exactly 20 voters and they made the count of votes themselves - they're in! :) But the APCA l...
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 106
Views: 48564

Re: EOY 2019 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Holden, a late but BIG THANKS!!
by Henrik
Wed Apr 15, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 55
Views: 35372

Re: EOY 2019 Songs Spreadsheet Updates

I think these are the only sources missing and it's over http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=8134 http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=8441 http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=8326 (not sure) http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewt...