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by Cold Butterfly
Sun Oct 13, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140234

Re: Albums of 2019

From my listening over the past three months: 5. Tyler, the Creator - Igor This is the 2019 album that everyone can get behind. The lyrics are there for the lyric-heads, the pop sensibility is there for the pop-heads, the experimentation is there for that crowd, and a cool sound is there for the vi...
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Oct 12, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3 R1W3 Tiebreaker
Replies: 1
Views: 56

Re: Overlooked Songs 3 R1W3 Tiebreaker

Charli XCX - You’re The One
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Top 10000 songs of all time
Replies: 4
Views: 108

Re: Top 10000 songs of all time

Wisnu Tirta Aji wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 5:57 pm
* Top 10000 songs of all time:
http://top10000songs.blogspot.com/2012/ ... songs.html
Lists are only eligible if they were made by professional music critics. It's ok if you didn't know this, but blogs don't count.
by Cold Butterfly
Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Uproxx (US) - All The Best Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Replies: 12
Views: 1362

Re: Uproxx (US) - All The Best Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked

Hotline Bling is one of the greatest songs of all time, imo. I don’t understand the hate imo :?
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Oct 08, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 28
Views: 2134

Re: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s

When Pitchfork's songs list came out yesterday, i gotta say I was really satisfied. The modern-day manifestation of Pitchfork had always reminded me of the kids who took political science in college just because they read the news every day, but had no intellectual knowledge whatsoever. However the ...
by Cold Butterfly
Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 24
Views: 1592

Re: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Songs of the 2010s

Banks congratulated Trump on his election win and could start a fight in an empty room (and often has), can't get more 'anti-woke' than her! Of course unlike Kanye she doesn't really have any albums whose placings might suffer in a decade list. Yeezus might suffer anyway, I think MBDTF will make th...
by Cold Butterfly
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 24
Views: 1592

Re: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Songs of the 2010s

I fucking love this list. Totally unpredictable but varied as well. “Alright” at #1 is simply incredible. Mass respect for putting Mitski and Lil Uzi in the top ten also! For all the shit Pitchfork gets, they did good :happy-partydance:
by Cold Butterfly
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 237
Views: 167863

Re: Concerts you have coming up

I just bought tickets to see Freddie Gibbs on November 22nd at the Fillmore Silver Spring. He’s one of my favorite artists, and i’m really excited to go to his concert!
by Cold Butterfly
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 72471

Re: Songs of 2019

Oh, and I can't forget about what might be the most notorious unreleased track of the decade - Pissy Pamper, by Young Nudy and Playboi Carti.
by Cold Butterfly
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 72471

Re: Songs of 2019

As someone who has always been an album-over-songs kind of guy, i've tended not to keep track of individual songs. Nevertheless, these are the songs which i've enjoyed so far this year. Billie Eilish - bad guy / bury a friend FKA Twigs - Cellophane Rosalia ft. J Balvin & El Guincho - Con Altura Dann...
by Cold Butterfly
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140234

Re: Albums of 2019

My current unranked list of albums which i've enjoyed the most so far this year - Solange - When I Get Home Ariana Grande - thank u, next Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Bandana Danny Brown - uknowhatimsayin Billie Eilish - WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? Jay Som - Anak Ko Moodymann - Sinner: KDJ-...
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Oct 05, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco
Replies: 14
Views: 1175

Re: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco

The new Danny Brown is fantastic as expected. Not a bad song on that album, and I really like it. As someone who has never been a fan of Angel Olsen or Nick Cave, i suppose i’m not too surprised that i dislike their latest releases. They both suffer from what i’ll refer to as the “Norman Fucking Roc...
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Oct 04, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco
Replies: 14
Views: 1175

Re: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco

I didn’t know that the new Danny Brown came out today! Gonna have to take a listen right now.
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco
Replies: 14
Views: 1175

Re: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco

In all honesty, it seems like NFR has been established as “the” 2019 album in critical quarters. As much as I didn’t like it, i gotta say that it’s probably the event album of the year.
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Oct 04, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco
Replies: 14
Views: 1175

Re: Chromatics, Nick Cave, Danny Brown, Angel Olsen, and Wilco

Yeah i’m really excited about the upcoming Danny Brown. The three tracks he’s released are fantastic, and as someone who loved XXX and Atrocity Exhibition, i can say that I can expect his upcoming album will be great.
by Cold Butterfly
Thu Oct 03, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 98
Views: 72471

Re: Songs of 2019

New Sleater-Kinney song: "Animal" Better than just about everything from The Center Won't Hold Ehh, it’s okay, but it feels like they’re trying to reclaim the magic that was on albums such as Call The Doctor, Dig Me Out, The Woods, etc. Nothing wrong with that of course, and I gotta say it is one o...
by Cold Butterfly
Thu Oct 03, 2019 2:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 1980

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

Anyone wanna guess who’ll top the polls? I’m assuming MBDTF is gonna top the albums list, considering that Kanye has always been an idol to Pitchfork’s readership. Late in answering but I'd expect your favourite, TPAB, to clean up. As well as being a good abum, it's number 2 on AM behind MBDTF, see...
by Cold Butterfly
Sun Sep 29, 2019 3:20 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

Fleet Foxes - Grown Ocean Kendrick Lamar - A.D.H.D. (I truly believe this is one of the greatest songs of the decade) Beyonce - Love On Top Of Monsters And Men - Little Talks (I think I remember hearing this song on a commercial when I was a little kid) The Roots - Make My Oneohtrix Point Never - Re...
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 1980

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

Anyone wanna guess who’ll top the polls? I’m assuming MBDTF is gonna top the albums list, considering that Kanye has always been an idol to Pitchfork’s readership.
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 28, 2019 1:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs
Replies: 71
Views: 3039

Re: Best Motown Songs

1. Marvin Gaye - I Heard It Through The Grapevine 2. Stevie Wonder - Superstition 3. Marvin Gaye - What’s Going On 4. Public Enemy - Fight The Power 5. Stevie Wonder - Living For The City 6. Edwin Starr - War 7. Four Tops - Reach Out, I’ll Be There 8. Martha And The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street...
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 24, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 1980

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

This is just preliminary of course, but this is what I submitted: Albums: #1 : Kendrick Lamar: To Pimp a Butterfly #2 : Kanye West: My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy #3 : Kendrick Lamar: good kid, m.A.A.d city #4 : Beyoncé: Lemonade #5 : Frank Ocean: Blonde #6 : St. Vincent: St. Vincent #7 : Kendric...
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 24, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)
Replies: 24
Views: 2662

Re: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)

Is GvB even eligible for inclusion on AM? I seem to recall them being non-eligible, but I'm not sure. Normally two writers aren’t enough, but GvB have an outstanding number of visitors, so I decided to make an exception for them a couple of years ago. I quite like the list, btw. There will be far t...
by Cold Butterfly
Mon Sep 23, 2019 10:47 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

Beach House - Silver Soul Tame Impala - Solitude Is Bliss Crystal Castles - Celestica Flying Lotus - Do The Astral Plane LCD Soundsystem - Home Wavves - King Of The Beach Ellie Goulding - Lights (Every time I hear this song my involuntary memory kicks in to the innocence of elementary school...Where...
by Cold Butterfly
Sun Sep 22, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 15
Views: 2527

Re: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century

jade.palooka wrote:
Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:58 pm
?why would you pull white people records into his hahaha you a nut you a coconut 8D
I was trying to put African-American art in the same vein as critically acclaimed white rock classics, because they're deserving of the same praise and status imo :whistle:
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 237
Views: 167863

Re: Concerts you have coming up

Went to a local festival where I got to see the likes of Snail Mail, Parquet Courts and De La Soul. Overall, it was a fun event. Lindsey Jordan's still got a ways to go to build up her stage presence, but she's young and I imagine it'll come with age. PC and DLS were incredible, I wish they could h...
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 21, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)
Replies: 24
Views: 2662

Re: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)

Gonna have to echo what I said about this list on RYM: This list is awful. No TPAB? MBDTF? Channel Orange? You have to be kidding me. But Charli XCX and Young Thug's mixtapes get included. Like bruh. TPAB and Channel Orange are missing because - as it states clearly at the top of the article - they...
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)
Replies: 24
Views: 2662

Re: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)

Gonna have to echo what I said about this list on RYM: This list is awful. No TPAB? MBDTF? Channel Orange? You have to be kidding me. But Charli XCX and Young Thug's mixtapes get included. Like bruh. What's your RYM account? Mine is WeWereInLove, by the way. Yeah, Gorilla Vs Bear always seemed like...
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 15
Views: 2527

Re: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century

I think so. By the way, it's very obvious that MBDTF and TPAB will be crowned the two best albums of the decade, deservenly so. Hip Hop ruled the 2010s and its only getting bigger. Hip-Hop is what this decade in music will be remembered for and more Cold Butterfly stuff it's basically kdot's There'...
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)
Replies: 24
Views: 2662

Re: Gorilla vs. Bear’s albums of the decade (2010-2019)

Gonna have to echo what I said about this list on RYM:

This list is awful. No TPAB? MBDTF? Channel Orange? You have to be kidding me. But Charli XCX and Young Thug's mixtapes get included. Like bruh.
by Cold Butterfly
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Tyler, The Creator ft. Rex Orange County & Anna Of The North - Boredom (2017)
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

French Montana ft. Swae Lee - Unforgettable (2017)
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: I Made A Song...
Replies: 5
Views: 2170

Re: I Made A Song...

I'd say the recording quality and sparse backing suit the dark tone of the lyrics. Your flow's decent and while your transitions from each section (if that's the right phrase) aren't fully smooth, you should take that with a pinch of salt as I don't have a musical bone in my body! And I enjoyed it,...
by Cold Butterfly
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: I Made A Song...
Replies: 5
Views: 2170

Re: I Made A Song...

Nick wrote:
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:30 pm
Too lo-fi for my taste, but you have a solid flow. Needs a better mix though.
Thanks for the input :happy-partydance: I'll take your word on that.
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: I Made A Song...
Replies: 5
Views: 2170

I Made A Song...

So the other day me and my friend went into this studio nearby, and I decided to make a rap song just for fun. The sound quality is really lo-fi, but if you guys could check it out maybe, then that'd be great :music-listening:

https://soundcloud.com/user-684704358/scattered
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Since I accidentally picked an ineligible track, i’m gonna nominate this instead-
Kendrick Lamar - A.D.H.D. (2011)
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 13010

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

KALLITECHNIS - Come Up (2017)
by Cold Butterfly
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 15
Views: 2527

Re: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century

I think so. By the way, it's very obvious that MBDTF and TPAB will be crowned the two best albums of the decade, deservenly so. Hip Hop ruled the 2010s and its only getting bigger. Hip-Hop is what this decade in music will be remembered for, and deservedly so. To Pimp A Butterfly is my favorite rec...
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 15
Views: 2527

Re: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century

Cold Butterfly blabla You're too harsh on Amy (if tendentially on point), but wooooo yeah, bro fist for the Cannibal Ox comment. Do you have a boyfriend by any chance? I have a girlfriend actually, but baaaaack to the topic, i’m glad to see some love for Cannibal Ox over here. The Cold Vein definit...
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 15
Views: 2527

Re: The Guardian 100 best albums of the 21st Century

I guess i’m not to surprised to see Amy Winehosue at #1 coming from a British publication, but I always felt that Back To Black was just second-rate plastic soul. I am glad to see Blonde in the top ten. That album is truly Ocean’s best album, and yes, one of this century’s best albums. It’s one of t...
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:01 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

First time voting in this, and I gotta say it's fun. I found a gem in Childqueen, which i'd never heard before. Lucky me!

Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella
St. Vincent - Marry Me
Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140234

Re: Albums of 2019

As much as I love IGOR, Bandana feels like the rap album that will get the most acclaim come year-end time. Eilish’s album is brilliant, but sadly I think it will suffer from the FutureSex/LoveSounds effect. Tons of publications will keep it off their lists just because it’s a megaselling pop album ...
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Sep 06, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140234

Re: Albums of 2019

Gotta echo the praise on the Jai Paul album. Didn't actually listen to it until a few weeks ago but it's brilliant :music-guitarred: :happy-partydance:
by Cold Butterfly
Thu Sep 05, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140234

Re: Albums of 2019

After a couple of more listens, i've made up my mind on Norman Fucking Rockwell. I really, really don't like it. If this album just contained the first ten tracks, then it would be a solid 7/10. I actually quite enjoyed some of the songs, in all honesty. "Mariners Apartment Complex", "Venice Bitch",...
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 03, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 10041

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Believe it or not, the director of the 1993 documentary about him ( Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies ) was heard from again ... I.e., Todd Phillips directed the new Joker movie (not to mention The Hangover movies). Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UR2Y94...
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 03, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 10041

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

I wanna address the fact that GG Allin made this list. I don't want people to think I follow or support is his beliefs or antics but the reason he is one here is because IMO Hated In The Nation is magnum opus of anarchy driven, hating everyone, asshole, deification punk. It may be a shitty genre de...
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140234

Re: Albums of 2019

Well shit, like Nick said, it looks like NFR is going to be the critics' AOTY for 2019. There seems to be so much critical consensus towards praise of this album. Guess i'm gonna have to take another listen to see what the hype is about.
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 10041

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

I wanna address the fact that GG Allin made this list. I don't want people to think I follow or support is his beliefs or antics but the reason he is one here is because IMO Hated In The Nation is magnum opus of anarchy driven, hating everyone, asshole, deification punk. It may be a shitty genre de...
by Cold Butterfly
Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 140234

Re: Albums of 2019

I’m really on the fence when it comes to the new LDR album. I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with her work, so I guess i’m not suprised (I do love Ultraviolence, and her well-known songs like Video Games, Summertime Sadness, and Venice Bitch are fantastic). I don’t know if I really like or h...
by Cold Butterfly
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 19692

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

It seems I completely forgot about these lists, because I forgot to submit ones for ‘84 and ‘85 :angry-banghead: (my AOTYs for those years were Purple Rain and Psychocandy anyways) Albums: 1. Sonic Youth - EVOL 2. Run-D.M.C. - Raising Hell 3. XTC - Skylarking 4. Janet Jackson - Control 5. Beastie Bo...