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by FrankLotion
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 13
Views: 206

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4

1. Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow
2. Sigur Ros - Brennisteinn
3. The National - Don't Swallow the Cap
4. Daft Punk feat. Julian Casablancas - Instant Crush
5. Nils Frahm - Says
6. Holly Herndon - Chorus
7. The Notwist - Kong
8. Swans - A Little God in My Hands
by FrankLotion
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 43
Views: 1986

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Albums: 1. Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back 2. Sonic Youth - Daydream Nation 3. N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton 4. Pixies - Surfer Rosa 5. Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman 6. Eric B. & Rakim - Follow the Leader 7. Jane’s Addiction - Nothing’s Shocking 8. EPMD - Strictly Busi...
by FrankLotion
Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 21
Views: 1073

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Pink Floyd - Animals
3. St. Vincent - Marry Me
4. Heatmiser - Mic City Sons
by FrankLotion
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 1456

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3

1. Hot Chip - Flutes
2. Death Grips - Hacker
3. Charli XCX - You're the One
4. Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You
5. Adele - Skyfall
6. Converge - Aimless Arrow
7. The Knife - A Tooth for an Eye
8. David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
by FrankLotion
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 1359

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

1. Bob Dylan - Desire
2. Pass
3. The Sound - From the Lions Mouth
4. Bee Gees - Bee Gees' 1st

I couldn’t decide between Gainsbourg and The The so I looked at which one I’d ranked higher and I had ranked them both as #86 for their respective decades... :|
by FrankLotion
Sun Sep 29, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 40
Views: 2155

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 2

1. Fleet Foxes - Grown Ocean
2. Kendrick Lamar - A.D.H.D.
3. Beyonce - Love on Top
4. Wilco - Art of Almost
5. The Roots - Make My
6. Thee Oh Sees - The Dream
7. The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling
8. Chvrches - Lies
by FrankLotion
Tue Sep 24, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1445

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

1. Blur - 13
2. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
4. Peter Gabriel - Us
by FrankLotion
Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 2383

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1

Overlooked indeed! I had forgotten a few of these and love the Javiera Mena track, never heard that one before now. 1. Beach House - Silver Soul 2. MGMT - Congratulations 3. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul 4. Flying Lotus - Do the Astral Plane 5. The National - Terrible Love 6. Wavves - King ...
by FrankLotion
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Given its popularity on this forum I’d have to guess How Do You Sleep is going to do pretty well, other than that there’s some pretty stiff competition so I have no idea who would make it to the finals
by FrankLotion
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

This is already shaping up to be a killer playlist, thanks to everyone who nominated stuff I’d never heard yet!
by FrankLotion
Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Erykah Badu - Hello (2015 #93)
by FrankLotion
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3260

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

1. Grimes - Art Angels
2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine
3. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
4. Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku
by FrankLotion
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

The Knife - A Tooth For an Eye (2013, #93)
by FrankLotion
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Converge - Aimless Arrow (2012, bubbling)
by FrankLotion
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

The Roots - Make My (2011, bubbling)
by FrankLotion
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Flying Lotus - Doing the Astral Plane (2010, bubbling)

Seeing him in Dallas tomorrow!
by FrankLotion
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 3490

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Tom Waits - Closing Time
3. Rush - Permanent Waves
4. Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen
by FrankLotion
Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7
Replies: 37
Views: 3112

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.7

1. Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners
2. Pink Floyd - Animals
3. Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever
4. Heatmiser - Mic City Sons
by FrankLotion
Sun Sep 01, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 10041

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Albums: 1. U2 - The Joshua Tree 2. Prince - Sign ‘O’ the Times 3. Eric B. & Rakim - Paid in Full 4. Guns N’ Roses - Appetite for Destruction 5. R.E.M. - Document 6. Michael Jackson - Bad 7. Sonic Youth - Sister 8. Pet Shop Boys - Actually 9. Midnight Oil - Diesel & Dust 10. The Smiths - Strangeways,...
by FrankLotion
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS
Replies: 110
Views: 12313

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS

Also super great job on the poll mileswide, this has been one of my favorites we’ve done on this forum!
by FrankLotion
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS
Replies: 110
Views: 12313

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS

Jirin wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 12:19 am
that St Vincent song “If I ever meet that dirty policeman...”
It’s the title track off Strange Mercy!
by FrankLotion
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS
Replies: 110
Views: 12313

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS

Lol while I do think it has a great chorus I don’t think I voted for Africa
by FrankLotion
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.6
Replies: 28
Views: 5411

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.6

1. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever
2. The The - Soul Mining
3. The Sound - From the Lions Mouth
4. Bee Gees - Bee Gees' 1st
by FrankLotion
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS
Replies: 110
Views: 12313

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- RESULTS

mileswide wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:27 pm

He knows not what it means
158. Nirvana/Sturgill Simpson- In Bloom (1991/2016)

Score: 11.91622532
Number of votes: 2
Songs rank on AM: 1552/unranked
Fans: [Nirvana] FrankLotion (#29), [Sturgill Simpson] andyd1010 (#132)
Hell yeah, I love the Sturgill Simpson version
by FrankLotion
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5
Replies: 36
Views: 5246

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5

1. Bob Dylan - Desire
2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B.
3. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge
4. Kimio Eto - Koto Music
by FrankLotion
Sun Aug 18, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: (Unofficial) Favorite Artists of the 2010s
Replies: 36
Views: 7843

Re: (Unofficial) Favorite Artists of the 2010s

Father2TheMan wrote:
Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:00 am
27. Rachel Bloom%
Damn, this is truly an inspired choice! And well deserved, she really has brought comedic songwriting into a whole new standard over the last few years, I miss her show already

P.S.

“Wristband” is amazing, not sure why people slept on his last album so much!
by FrankLotion
Fri Aug 16, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 20698

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019

mileswide wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 7:57 pm
[...] (Get Low comes to mind from my list).
I can’t believe I forgot Get Low! :( honestly might be one of the most wonderfully dumb and iconic choruses of all time, unfortunately I don’t want to redo my list lol so I guess I’ll just count this as an honorable shout out!
by FrankLotion
Fri Aug 16, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 20698

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019

1. Madonna - Like a Prayer 2. Oasis - Champagne Supernova 3. Nine Inch Nails - Closer 4. Gnarls Barkley - Crazy 5. Queen - We Are the Champions 6. Frank Ocean - Thinkin Bout You 7. Stevie Wonder - For Once In My Life 8. Kanye West - Runaway 9. The Killers - Mr. Brightside 10. Grandmaster Flash and t...
by FrankLotion
Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 20698

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019

My list is going to have the song Wordless Chorus by My Morning Jacket which...has a wordless chorus, but I guess he’s still singing so I’m hoping that qualifies.
by FrankLotion
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 34
Views: 5001

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

1. Blur - 13
2. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
4. The Crocketts - The Great Brain Robbery

All super close match-ups for me this week, I feel bad for not voting for some of these :|
by FrankLotion
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 20698

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019

Honestly I’ve just been spending a while trying to make mine so sorry for the wait! I can assure you that you probably didn’t alienate anyone here but I completely understand if you don’t want continue with the poll. I think at the very least people can just share lists if they want and it doesn’t ...
by FrankLotion
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 20698

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019

Damn, I was just finalizing my list after hours and hours going through it. I feel worse now, I didn't know anyone else was going to enter, sorry andyd. It would be a shame for everyone's hard work to go to waste. I know this indecision from me is equally bad as anything I mentioned in the last pos...
by FrankLotion
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?
Replies: 30
Views: 23959

Re: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?

All of these are really great! I’ve never seen the last few covers with exception to Janelle, the Skepta artwork in particular is pretty amusing :P
by FrankLotion
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 31
Views: 12712

Re: Favorite Albums of the 2010s

Best of the decade so far minus 2019 albums, if the poll is somehow open in early 2020 I’ll update it again: 1. Frank Ocean - channel ORANGE (2012) 2. Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly (2015) 3. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010) 4. Beyoncé - Lemonade (2016) 5. Kendrick Lamar -...
by FrankLotion
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 6383

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

1. Mogwai - Young Team
2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain
3. Micachu - Jewellery
4. Peter Gabriel - Us
by FrankLotion
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 31
Views: 12712

Re: Favorite Albums of the 2010s

I’d like to share a list of my favorites so far but I guess I wouldn’t consider it my “official” list until 2019 is over since I only have albums through 2018, how long will you have the poll open for?
by FrankLotion
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 19692

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Albums: 1. Peter Gabriel - So 2. Metallica - Master of Puppets 3. Slayer - Reign in Blood 4. The Smiths - The Queen is Dead 5. Run-DMC - Raising Hell 6. Paul Simon - Graceland 7. Prince - Parade 8. Steve Earle - Guitar Town 9. Crowded House - Crowded House 10. Janet Jackson - Control 11. R.E.M. - Li...
by FrankLotion
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 7294

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

1. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
2. The Velvet Underground - VU
3. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way
4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
by FrankLotion
Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 292
Views: 174556

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

This really has been the most rewarding thread to follow this year, thanks for compiling all of this Honorio! To piggyback off what Romain said, I think why many non-English films have gained acclaim from English speaking publications is largely due to films being largely a visual medium. For exampl...
by FrankLotion
Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 5142

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

Only two of my nominations made it to the second round and barely at that...anyway here are my picks for this week:

1. Grimes - Art Angels
2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine
3. Ravi Shankar - Shankar Family and Friends
4. Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster & Panaiotis - Deep Listening
by FrankLotion
Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 39698

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

^Couldn't have said it better myself, while I (only?) placed them at 25 on my list they just have so many dozens of songs that I love that have resonated with me more and more as I age. Though 7th place is obviously higher than I put them, I’m happy to see them that high on the list.
by FrankLotion
Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?
Replies: 30
Views: 23959

Re: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?

As is the case with most of their most recent work I find the music to be pretty middling but I love the album art, this one being particularly great minus the awkwardly placed photo of the band in the upper right... https://consequenceofsound.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Flaming-Lips-Kings-Mouth....
by FrankLotion
Fri Jul 19, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Ever Choruses Poll 2019- POLL CLOSED. Off-topic thread
Replies: 116
Views: 20698

Re: Best Ever Choruses Poll?

I think a top 50 maximum would be good, not sure about when a deadline should be though.
by FrankLotion
Thu Jul 18, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 39698

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Also is Björk the highest ranking female artist on the list then or am I missing someone obvious that’s still to come?
by FrankLotion
Thu Jul 18, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 39698

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Decent climb for Elvis!
by FrankLotion
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2010s EOD Recommendation Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 2757

Re: 2010s EOD Recommendation Thread

And I guess since both me and acroamor recommended the Jason Isbell and Colin Stetson albums they should be essential listening before the decade poll :mrgreen:
by FrankLotion
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2010s EOD Recommendation Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 2757

Re: 2010s EOD Recommendation Thread

Definitely a lot of albums/songs that I wish got more praise but it’s been a very rewarding decade to dig deep and have varied tastes! Albums Paul Weller - Wake Up the Nation (2010) The Books - The Way Out (2010) Ghostface Killah - Apollo Kids (2010) Saigon - The Greatest Story Never Told (2011) Bom...
by FrankLotion
Tue Jul 16, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16
Replies: 20
Views: 2659

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16

1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Screaming Trees - Dust
3. Rush - Permanent Waves
4. Hedningarna - Hippjokk
by FrankLotion
Tue Jul 09, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 39698

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

TheLastEnemy wrote:Image
damn. That’s too low.
by FrankLotion
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140233

Re: Albums of 2019

Favorites for the year so far: 1. Ariana Grande - thank u, next 2. Yola - Walk Through Fire 3. Solange - When I Get Home 4. Beyoncé - Homecoming 5. Aldous Harding - Designer 6. Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising 7. CHAI - PUNK 8. Sharon Van Etten - Remind Me Tomorrow 9. Little Simz - GREY Area 10. Billie ...