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by Emerald
Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 36
Views: 650

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 2 (Current)

Group 1
Betty Evertt | You're No Good
Tennis | Dreaming

Group 2
David Wise | Stickerbrush Symphony
Ramones | Somebody Put Something In My Drink

Group 3
Sugar | Hoover Dam
Cage the Elephant | Cigarette Daydream

Group 4
The Jam | Man in the Corner Shop
Sebadoh | Soul and Fire
by Emerald
Fri Jan 01, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 40
Views: 1155

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1 (Current)

Group 1 Steely Dan | "Josie" Fleet Foxes | "Jara" Group 2 Madonna | "Till Death Do Us Part" Death | "Politicians In My Eyes" Group 3 Death Cab for Cutie | "The Ghosts of Beverly Drive" Ooberman | "Shorely Wall" Group 4 Desire | "Don't Call" Shiro Sigasu, featuring Arianne Schreiber | "Komm, süsser T...
by Emerald
Mon Dec 14, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8891

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

Yoasboi's "Racing into the Night" sounds like something that would top these best song lists. Became an instant favorite of mine this year. I guess being a foreign song hurt it.
by Emerald
Sun Dec 13, 2020 1:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Rules Thread
Replies: 54
Views: 11218

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Rules Thread

Will the songs that won each round, face-off with the other song victors, or will it just be one round per song? Each song will participate in one of the ten rounds, randomly chosen. No song will “advance” out of any round, it will be a running score for the person who submits them. I understand no...
by Emerald
Sun Dec 13, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Rules Thread
Replies: 54
Views: 11218

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Rules Thread

Will the songs that won each round, face-off with the other song victors, or will it just be one round per song?
by Emerald
Sat Oct 10, 2020 3:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD
Replies: 321
Views: 109893

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 LIST THREAD

1. The Clash - London Calling 2. Stevie Wonder - Songs in the Key of Life 3. Pixies - Doolittle 4. Talking Heads - Remain in Light 5. Aaliyah - Aaliyah 6. Prince - Sign ‘O’ the Times 7. The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead 8. David Bowie - Hunky Dory 9. Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly 10. Stevie Wond...
by Emerald
Mon Nov 04, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 63987

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

1. Pixies - Monkey Gone To Heaven 2. The Cure - Lovesong 3. Nine Inch Nails - Head Like a Hole 4. The Stone Roses - Fools Gold 5. Madonna - Like A Prayer 6. Pixies - Gouge Away 7. Pixies - Debaser 8. The Cure - Pictures of You 9. Public Enemy - Fight the Power 10. The Cure - Fascination Street 11. T...
by Emerald
Thu Oct 31, 2019 4:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 59236

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Songs: 1. Fugazi – Waiting Room 2. Pixies - Gigantic 3. Sonic Youth - Teen Age Riot 4. Jane’s Addiction - Mountain Song 5. R.E.M. – Orange Crush 6. Danzig - Mother 7. Metallica - One 8. Tracy Chapman - Fast Car 9. Pixies - Where Is My Mind? 10. Prince - Alphabet St. 11. Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel ...
by Emerald
Fri Sep 06, 2019 5:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 62381

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Songs: 1. U2 - With or Without You 2. New Order - True Faith 3. Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal 4. Prince - Sign 'O' the Times 5. Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine 6. The Smiths - Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before 7. Eric B. & Rakim - Paid in Full (Coldcut's Seven Minutes of Madn...
by Emerald
Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 55434

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Songs: 1. The Smiths - There Is a Light That Never Goes Out 2. Run-D.M.C. (feat. Aerosmith) - Walk This Way 3. Prince and The Revolution - Kiss 4. The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead 5. The Smiths - Bigmouth Strikes Again 6. R.E.M. - Fall on Me 7. Run-D.M.C. - Peter Piper 8. Cameo - Candy 9. The Smiths -...
by Emerald
Sat Aug 24, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 44213

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019

127 | 4 Non-Blondes | What's Goin' On Sorry, Wezzo, do you mean "4 Non-Blondes | What's Up?" or "Marvin Gaye | What's Goin' On"? Unrelated to this post but by means of contacting you Honorio because private messages aren't working for me again, Emerald wants to swap the positions of Be My Baby and ...
by Emerald
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 44213

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019

1. Prince - When Doves Cry 2. Bob Marley & The Wailers - Is This Love 3. Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World 4. Smiths - There is a Light That Never Goes Out 5. Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime 6. M.I.A. - Paper Planes 7. Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street 8. David Bowie - Ashes to...
by Emerald
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 74826

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

1. Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill 2. Tears for Fears - Head Over Heels 3. New Order - The Perfect Kiss 4. Madonna - Into the Groove 5. Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls 6. Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World 7. The Smiths - The Boy with the Thorn in His Side 8. Prince and The Revoluti...
by Emerald
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 97381

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

1. Prince and The Revolution - When Doves Cry 2. The Smiths - How Soon Is Now? 3. Prince and The Revolution - Purple Rain 4. The Smiths - What Difference Does It Make? 5. U2 - Pride (In the Name of Love) 6. The Smiths - William, It Was Really Nothing 7. Prince and The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy 8. ...
by Emerald
Fri May 31, 2019 4:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll
Replies: 155
Views: 126504

Re: Albums and Songs of 1983 Poll

Songs: 1. New Order - Blue Monday 2. The Smiths - This Charming Man 3. The Police - Every Breath You Take 4. The Cure - The Love Cats 5. Talking Heads - This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) 6. Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know? 7. Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) 8. Iron Ma...
by Emerald
Tue May 28, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Grand Final
Replies: 26
Views: 24773

Re: Unacclaimed V: Grand Final

Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta
David Axelrod | Holy Thursday
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain)
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Fishmans | Walking in the Rhythm
by Emerald
Wed May 22, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 3
Replies: 26
Views: 23718

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 3

Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Field Mice | Emma's House
Billy Nicholls | Girl from New York
Chris Bell | You and Your Sister

David Axelrod | Holy Thursday
Ennio Morricone | Chi Mai
Nadine Shah | Fool
Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue
Stevie Wonder | Do I Do
by Emerald
Tue May 14, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 2
Replies: 20
Views: 16633

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 2

Collectors | Lydia Purple Agalloch | In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion Emily King | Distance Kimio Eto | Midare Fishmans | Walking in the Rhythm The J.B.'s | The Grunt Les Rita Mitsouko & The Sparks | Singing in the Shower Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain) Noisettes | Every Now and Th...
by Emerald
Wed May 08, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 16310

Re: Unacclaimed V: Semi-finals, Week 1

AURORA | Running with the Wolves
Bhundu Boys | Chemedzevana
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
The Heavy | Short Change Hero
Lucio Battisti | Anima latina

Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Marijata | I Walk Alone
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed
Love | August
Aldous Harding | Elation
by Emerald
Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 12
Replies: 25
Views: 16204

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 12

GROUP PSI
Les Rita Mitsouko & The Sparks | Singing in the Shower
The Mark & Clark Band | Worn Down Piano
Candy Bars | Landscape
The Verve | She's a Superstar


GROUP OMEGA
Love | August
Emily King | Distance
Hamlet Gonashvili | Tsintskaro
1,000 Mexicans | The Last Pop Song
by Emerald
Wed Apr 24, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11
Replies: 33
Views: 20681

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 11

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

GROUP CHI
Jesca Hoop | The Lost Sky
Billy Nicholls | Girl from New York
Mills Brothers | Nagasaki
Suuns | Mirror Mirror
by Emerald
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10
Replies: 27
Views: 19296

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 Emerald
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9
Replies: 31
Views: 19329

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

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

GROUP SIGMA
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Foster the People | Houdini
by Emerald
Tue Apr 02, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8
Replies: 27
Views: 17053

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 8

GROUP OMICRON
Bhundu Boys | Chemedzevana
Nolan Strong & The Diablos | If I (Could Be With You Tonight)
George | Special Ones
Bedhead | Powder


GROUP PI
Lucio Battisti | Anima latina
France Gall | Ella, elle l’a
Joachim Witt | Goldener Reiter
Mylène Farmer | California
by Emerald
Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll
Replies: 126
Views: 89526

Re: Albums and Songs of 1982 Poll

Songs: 1. Roxy Music - More Than This 2. Tears for Fears - Mad World 3. The Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way 4. Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out 5. Michael Jackson - Billie Jean 6. Duran Duran - The Chauffeur 7. The Jam - Town Called Malice 8. Michael Jackson - Beat It 9. The Clash - Rock the Casbah 10. Pri...
by Emerald
Mon Apr 01, 2019 4:23 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)
Replies: 84
Views: 113465

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)

You can add these to my list:

66 | Double Indemnity (Billy Wilder, 1944)
67 | Grand Illusion (Jean Renoir, 1937)
68 | The Piano (Jane Campion, 1993)
69 | Breathless (Jean-Luc Godard, 1960)
70 | To Be or Not to Be (Ernst Lubitsch, 1942)
by Emerald
Sun Mar 31, 2019 12:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 109302

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Songs: 1. Soft Cell - Tainted Love 2. Kraftwerk - Computer Love 3. The Specials – Ghost Town 4. The Stranglers - Golden Brown 5. Daryl Hall & John Oates - I Can't Go for That (No Can Do) 6. R.E.M. - Radio Free Europe 7. Rick James - Give It to Me Baby 8. Kraftwerk - Pocket Calculator 9. Stevie Nicks...
by Emerald
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 20359

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

GROUP NU
WITCH | Chifundo
David Bowie | Dead Man Walking
Another Sunny Day | I'm In Love With A Girl Who Doesn't Know I Exist
Steve Perry | Strung Out

GROUP XI
The J.B.'s | The Grunt
The Exponents | Why Does Love Do This To Me?
The Field Mice | Emma's House
Rufus Wainwright | Chelsea Hotel #2
by Emerald
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 18439

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

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

GROUP MU
Marijata | I Walk Alone
Mørland and Debrah Scarlett | A Monster Like Me
Chaweewan Dumnern | Lam Toey Chaweewan
The Front Lawn | Andy
by Emerald
Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 38
Views: 19151

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
AURORA - Running with the Wolves
Fishmans - Walking in the Rhythm
Bon Jovi - Only Lonely
Nightpool Neon - Perfume From Now On
by Emerald
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 33
Views: 18617

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4

GROUP ETA
Latin Rascals | Arabian Knights
Andrés Calamaro | El cantante
Eurythmics | Julia
Chris Bell | You and Your Sister

GROUP THETA
Nadine Shah | Fool
T Power v MK Ultra | Mutant Jazz
Café Tacvba | Ojalá que llueva café
Donovan | Get Thy Bearings
by Emerald
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 26236

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

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

GROUP ZETA
Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue
Aaliyah | Miss You
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed
Little River Band | It's A Long Way There
by Emerald
Tue Feb 19, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2
Replies: 36
Views: 21337

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 2

GROUP GAMMA
The Heavy | Short Change Hero
Stevie Wonder | Do I Do
Iggy Pop | Little Know It All
LaVern Baker | Saved

GROUP DELTA
Gilberto Gil | Quilombo, o el Dorado Negro
Ennio Morricone | Chi Mai
Cage the Elephant | Ain't No Rest for the Wicked
Mitski | Texas Reznikoff
by Emerald
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1
Replies: 37
Views: 21376

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 1

GROUP ALPHA
Woods | The Other Side
David Axelrod | Holy Thursday
Rita Lee | Ovalha Negra
Max Coveri | Running in the 90s

GROUP BETA
BØRNS | Electric Love
Wilson Pickett | Hey Jude
Gemini Eye | The Doula's Tulpa
Kimio Eto | Midare
by Emerald
Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 187
Views: 108018

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Songs: 1. David Bowie - Ashes to Ashes 2. Joy Division – Love Will Tear Us Apart 3. Bob Marley – Redemption Song 4. Talking Heads – Once in a Lifetime 5. Blondie - The Tide Is High 6. Talking Heads - Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On) 7. The Jam - Going Underground 8. Dead Kennedys - Holiday in C...
by Emerald
Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - January 2019
Replies: 347
Views: 281365

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

(Sandy) Alex G - Proud: 5 Nothing in this song really stood out to me. Sun City Girls - The Shining Path: 6 The sample is definitely overused, but It does at least have interesting vocals and sound. Middle Kids - Edge Of Town: 5 The vocals are the best part of the song, but other than that, it was r...
by Emerald
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - January 2019
Replies: 347
Views: 281365

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

And let's get back to yesterday's Elton John song, as I want to defend my own entry, especially since people here don't seem to connect to it. I'm a bit of a fan of Sir Elton and I especially love the album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. That one has a lot of hits and classics (in order of appearance: ...
by Emerald
Fri Jan 04, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan Songs - January 2019
Replies: 347
Views: 281365

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2019

Muddy Waters – Good News: 7
Very nice instrumental on this.

Elton John – Your Sister Can’t Twist (But She Can Rock ‘N Roll): 6
It's upbeat at the very least.

J.J. Cale - Magnolia: 6
A rather soothing track.
by Emerald
Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)
Replies: 11
Views: 6518

Re: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)

I've been impressed by Turbowolf's output. Not sure if you'll like their albums as a whole, but they have songs I feel I worth checking out. Totally agree - discovered them through a work colleague and was blown away by their first album. These guys are insane. But to be complete, here are my "rock...
by Emerald
Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)
Replies: 11
Views: 6518

Re: Recommendations for 2010s (Who's still rocking out?)

I've been impressed by Turbowolf's output. Not sure if you'll like their albums as a whole, but they have songs I feel I worth checking out.
by Emerald
Mon Aug 06, 2018 3:45 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2019 Edition- deadline March 31)
Replies: 84
Views: 113465

Re: AMF All-Time Film Poll List Submissions (2018 Edition- deadline June 30)

1 | Pulp Fiction (Quentin Tarantino, 1994) 2 | Mulholland Drive (David Lynch, 2001) 3 | Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese, 1976) 4 | Blade Runner (Ridley Scott, 1982) 5 | Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock, 1958) 6 | The Good, The Bad and the Ugly (Sergio Leone, 1966) 7 | Blue Velvet (David Lynch, 1986) 8 | Eyes ...
by Emerald
Sun Jul 08, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 224457

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

StevieFan13 wrote:
Emerald wrote:My first post on this site. Here goes nothing!
Welcome to AM, Emerald! Love your list!
Thanks a lot!
by Emerald
Sun Jul 08, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition
Replies: 516
Views: 224457

Re: The AMF Top Songs of All Time 2018 Edition

My first post on this site. Here goes nothing! 1. New Order - Blue Monday 2. Prince - When Doves Cry 3. The Smiths - How Soon Is Now? 4. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart 5. The Cure - Just Like Heaven 6. Michael Jackson - Billie Jean 7. The Rolling Stones - Sympathy for the Devil 8. The Smiths...