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by Mindrocker
Thu Aug 31, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2006 Poll
Replies: 95
Views: 23208

Re: Songs and Albums of 2006 Poll

SONGS 2006: 01. Gnarls Barkley - Crazy (from St. Elsewhere - R&B/Soul) 02. Gnarls Barkley - Who Cares? (from St. Elsewhere - R&B/Soul) 03. The Klaxons - Atlantis To Interzone (single - Alt./Indie Rock) 04. TV On The Radio - Wolf Like Me (from Return To Cookie Mountain - Alt./Indie Rock) 05. Simian ...
by Mindrocker
Wed Aug 23, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2006 Poll
Replies: 95
Views: 23208

Re: Songs and Albums of 2006 Poll

http://bp1.blogger.com/_5iqdXSnBUSI/RjK4yLpBu3I/AAAAAAAAAB0/ohPfeGMDBAs/s320/croc_medium.jpg ALBUMS 2006: 01. Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere 02. Arctic Monkeys - Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not 03. Benga - Newstep 04. TV On The Radio - Return To Cookie Mountain 05. Carla Bozulich - Ev...
by Mindrocker
Fri Jul 07, 2017 4:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll
Replies: 78
Views: 19552

Re: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll

SONGS 2005: 01. LCD Soundsystem - Tribulations (from LCD Soundsystem - Indie/Electronica) 02. System Of A Down - B.Y.O.B. (from Mesmerize - Metal) 03. Sufjan Stevens - They Are Night Zombies! They Are Neighbors! (from Illinois - Singer/songwriter) 04. Arctic Monkeys - I Bet You Look Good On The Dan...
by Mindrocker
Wed Jul 05, 2017 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll
Replies: 78
Views: 19552

Re: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll

https://media.senscritique.com/media/000004797370/source_big/No_Wow.jpg ALBUMS: 01. LCD Soundsystem - LCD Soundsystem 02. Sufjan Stevens - Illinois 03. System Of A Down - Mezmerize 04. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods 05. Maxïmo Park - A Certain Trigger 06. Venetian Snares - Rossz Csillag Alatt Szuletett...
by Mindrocker
Sat Jun 03, 2017 4:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 21452

Re: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll

SONGS 2004: 01. Kanye West - Spaceship (from The College Dropout - Hiphop) 02. The Vines - Ride (from Winning Days - Alt./Indie Rock) 03. Jay Munly & The Lee Lewis Harlots - Amen Corner (from Munly & The Lee Lewis Harlots - Pop/Rock) 04. Franz Ferdinand - Cheating On You (from Franz Ferdinand - Alt...
by Mindrocker
Thu Jun 01, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 21452

Re: Songs and Albums of 2004 Poll

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/c/cb/Soviet_Kitsch_by_Regina_Spektor.jpg ALBUMS 2004: 01. Kanye West - The College Dropout 02. Nick Cave - Abattoir Blues/The Lyre Of Orpheus 03. Radio 4 - Stealing Of A Nation 04. Madvillain - Madvillainy 05. Brian Wilson - Smile 06. Jesu - Jesu 07. Variou...
by Mindrocker
Thu May 04, 2017 4:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 21609

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

SONGS 2003: 01. Outkast - Vibrate (from Speakerboxxx/The Love Below - Hiphop) 02. The Mars Volta - Inertiatic ESP (from De-Loused In The Comatorium - Alt.Rock/Experimental) 03. Cinematic Orchestra - The Awakening Of A Woman (from Man With A Movie Camera - Electronica) 04. King Geedorah - I Wonder (...
by Mindrocker
Mon May 01, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 21609

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

http://e.snmc.io/lk/f/l/3df307ca4db557aee6742788b80bfa46/2792704.png Albums 2003: 01. Sweet Trip - Velocity: Design: Comfort 02. The White Stripes - Elephant 03. Poison The Well - You Come Before You 04. Radiohead - Hail To The Thief 05. King Geedorah - Take Me To Your Leader 06. Amy Winehouse - Fr...
by Mindrocker
Mon Apr 03, 2017 4:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 23411

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

SONGS 2002: 01. The Roots - The Seed 2.0 (from Phrenology - Hiphop) 02. Fat Truckers - Super Bike (single - Electronica) 03. Moby - Another Woman (from 18 - Electronica) 04. Radio 4 - Eyes Wide Open (from Gotham! - Alt./Indie Rock) 05. Dälek - Spiritual Healing (from Filthy Tongue Of Gods And Griots...
by Mindrocker
Sat Apr 01, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll
Replies: 84
Views: 23411

Re: Songs and Albums of 2002 Poll

http://cdn2.pitchfork.com/albums/781/homepage_large.4b5dd641.jpg ALBUMS 2002 01. Queens Of The Stone Age - Songs For The Deaf 02. Tom Waits - Blood Money 03. Woven Hand - Woven Hand 04. The Notwist - Neon Golden 05. The Polyphonic Spree - The Beginning Stages Of... 06. Spoon - Kill The Moonlight 07...
by Mindrocker
Thu Mar 09, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 27273

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

DaveC wrote:
Mindrocker wrote:Songs:

01. Gare Du Nord - Pablo's Blues (from In Search Of Exellounge - Electronica)
Great song this. Forcing it's way up my 2001 songs.
:obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Mindrocker
Thu Mar 02, 2017 2:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 27273

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

Songs: 01. Gare Du Nord - Pablo's Blues (from In Search Of Exellounge - Electronica) 02. Max Linen - The Soulshaker (single - Electronica/House) 03. The Strokes - The Modern Age (from Is This It - Alt./Indie Rock) 04. Khan - Guitar King (from No Comprendo - Electronica) 05. The Beta Band - Squares (...
by Mindrocker
Wed Mar 01, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 27273

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/0/09/The_Strokes_-_Is_This_It_cover.png Albums: 01. System Of A Down - Toxicity 02. Koenjihyakkei - Nivraym 03. Yann Tiersen - Amélie 04. Jay-Z - The Blueprint 05. Miss Kittin & The Hacker - First Album 06. Otis Taylor - White African 07. Envy - All The Foo...
by Mindrocker
Sat Feb 11, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll
Replies: 112
Views: 31588

Re: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll

SONGS 2000: 01. St. Germain - Rose Rouge (from Tourist - Electronica) 02. Deltron 3030 - 3030 (from Deltron 3030 - Hiphop) 03. )EI3C - Brain Scan (from Inside The Machine - Electronica/Drum & Bass) 04. Amon Tobin - Keepin' It Steel (from Supermodified - Electronica) 05. Ghostface Killah - Nutmeg (f...
by Mindrocker
Sat Feb 04, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2016 -- RESULTS
Replies: 70
Views: 24370

Re: AMF EOY Best Songs of 2016 -- RESULTS

#67 Kate Tempest - Tunnel Vision
#54 Denzel Curry - ULT

Didn't even crack the top 50?

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by Mindrocker
Thu Feb 02, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll
Replies: 112
Views: 31588

Re: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll

http://e.snmc.io/lk/f/l/4401dfc67f095e1af3947571e19376c1/2201332.jpg 01. Radiohead - Kid A 02. )EI3C - Inside The Machine 03. Godspeed You Black Emperor - Lift Yr. Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven 04. Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030 05. Ghostface Killah - Supreme Clientele 06. Clinic - Internal Wra...
by Mindrocker
Wed Feb 01, 2017 1:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43724

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

Still need to listen to a ton of 2016 releases, so this is a bit of a tentative list. But here goes: Albums: 01. Denzel Curry - Imperial 02. Run The Jewels - RTJ3 03. Beyoncé - Lemonade 04. Kate Tempest - Let Them Eat Chaos 05. Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation - Mirage 06. Morgan Delt - Phase Zero 07. ...
by Mindrocker
Fri Oct 28, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38033

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

DaveC wrote:Concur with JamieW & Brad; Very glad to see you posting these lists Mindrocker.
Thanks guys.
by Mindrocker
Thu Oct 27, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38033

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

jamieW wrote:Welcome back, Mindrocker! What a terrific surprise to see these lists from you (which are awesome, as always). You've been greatly missed! :greetings-waveyellow:
:obscene-drinkingcheers:
by Mindrocker
Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38033

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

SONGS 1900-1949, part three: 100. Nat King Cole - D-Day (1944 - Jazz) Listen here. 99. Willy Derby - Het Fiere Schooiershart (1919 - Dutch Popular) 98. Robert Wilkins - That's No Way To Get Along (1929 - Blues) 97. Carl Orff - Carmina Burana (1937 - Modern Classical) 96. Gus Cannon's Jug Stompers -...
by Mindrocker
Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38033

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

SONGS 1900-1949, part two: 300. Luiz Gonzaga - Asa Branca (1947 - World/Latin/Brazil) 299. George Hamilton Green - Greased Lightning (1919 - Marching Band) 298. Kenny Clarke - I Tell You In Any Minute (1948 - Jazz) 297. Nitza Codolban - Les 2 Guitares (1929 - World/Europe) 296. Clarence Williams - ...
by Mindrocker
Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38033

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

http://www.redhotjazz.com/Sweatman.jpg SONGS 1900-1949, part one: 500. Bessie Smith - Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out (1929 - Blues) 499. Bohumir Kryl - Du Du (1903 - Popular 1900s) 498. Trummy Young - Rattle And Roll (1945 - Jazz) 497. Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 8: I. Veni Creator Spir...
by Mindrocker
Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38033

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

'50's ALBUM LIST: 01. Yma Sumac - Mambo! (1954) 02. Howlin' Wolf - Moanin' In The Moonlight (1959) 03. Gene Vincent - Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps (1957) 04. Bo Diddley - Bo Diddley (1958) 05. Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (1959) 06. Charles Mingus - Mingus Ah Um (1959) 07. Clifford Brown & Max Roach ...
by Mindrocker
Sun Aug 02, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1965 Poll
Replies: 59
Views: 12797

Re: Songs and Albums of 1965 Poll

DaveC wrote:Results possibly in 10 hours time, otherwise 24. Still time for last minute votes.

No list from Mindrocker for 1965!! Always look forward to that.
Sorry for the absence, DaveC. After years of listing a certain fatigue has kicked in I'm afraid.
by Mindrocker
Tue Jun 09, 2015 5:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1964 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 12105

Re: Songs and Albums of 1964 Poll

Question about The Sound of Silence. I suspect most people have it as a 1965 song, as that specific version is the more well known one, but the earlier acoustic version is from 1964. Do we count them as separate songs? I don't think that is the usual practice. Bonnielaurel votes for it now, so perh...
by Mindrocker
Mon Jun 01, 2015 3:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1964 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 12105

Re: Songs and Albums of 1964 Poll

https://rymimg.com/lk/f/l/067a88bc079605ac700d3aa30dcb4d5a/2782438.jpg ALBUMS 1964: 01. BUFFY SAINTE-MARIE - It's My Way 02. DAVE CLARK FIVE - Glad All Over 03. The BEATLES - A Hard Days Night 04. DOWNLINERS SECT - The Sect 05. The RONETTES - Presenting The Fabulous Ronettes Featuring Veronica 06. ...
by Mindrocker
Sat May 02, 2015 2:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1963 Poll
Replies: 42
Views: 10540

Re: Songs and Albums of 1963 Poll

https://rymimg.com/lk/f/l/aa6ce236acbf982c1c376bdd089df9d0/2720113.jpg ALBUMS 1963: 01. BOB DYLAN - The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan 02. CHARLES MINGUS - The Black Saint And The Sinner Lady 03. JUDY HENSKE - Judy Henske 04. PRINCE BUSTER - I Feel The Spirit 05. VARIOUS ARTISTS - A Christmas Gift For You,...
by Mindrocker
Thu Apr 09, 2015 4:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 2010-2014 Poll - Results Thread
Replies: 118
Views: 36373

Re: Albums and Songs of 2010-2014 Poll - Results Thread

[59] Death Grips | The Money Store 2012 | 310.1 points | 9 votes Biggest Fan: Jeff (5) Unpleasantly surprised by the low placing for Death Grips. I don't remember well how high it ended in our 2012 EOY, but for this poll I was expecting it to be at least top 30. For me The Money Store is an undispu...
by Mindrocker
Wed Apr 01, 2015 5:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1962 Poll
Replies: 43
Views: 11926

Re: Songs and Albums of 1962 Poll

https://rymimg.com/lk/f/l/ecae3d2bcb7b87e2569ebfb3a4dcb2ea/3892558.jpg ALBUMS 1962: 01. HOWLIN' WOLF - Howlin' Wolf (the rocking chair album) 02. DICK DALE & THE DELTONES - Surfer's Choice 03. TITO PUENTE - El Rey Bravo 04. CHARLES MINGUS - Oh Yeah 05. BABATUNDE OLATUNJI - Flaming Drums! 06. SUN RA...
by Mindrocker
Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:41 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tidal
Replies: 6
Views: 2581

Re: Tidal

Not sure if this will be successful. I understand they're going to charge $20 per month . Why buy a membership when there are other streaming sites offering basically the same services for half of that price (or even less)? And that claim about starting a streaming service where the profits will go ...
by Mindrocker
Wed Mar 11, 2015 2:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Copyright Infringement? "Blurred Lines" Decision
Replies: 10
Views: 3690

Re: Copyright Infringement? "Blurred Lines" Decision

Interested in nudging all your brains with this recent decision. As far as I can recall, I have never heard of a copyright infringement ruling as excessive as this one. I can understand why this particular case may have reached the scale that it did - the song was an incredibly huge hit worldwide. ...
by Mindrocker
Tue Mar 10, 2015 6:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1961 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 14758

Re: Songs and Albums of 1961 Poll

04. RAY CHARLES - The Genious Sings The Blues 06. OLIVER NELSON - The Blues And The Abstract Truth 05. FREDDIE KING - Let's Hide Away And Dance Away 07. BOBBY BLAND - Two Steps From The Blues I had a go, but can't really decide which is 5 and which 6. 05. Oliver Nelson - The Blues And The Abstract ...
by Mindrocker
Fri Mar 06, 2015 2:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1961 Poll
Replies: 53
Views: 14758

Re: Songs and Albums of 1961 Poll

https://rymimg.com/lk/f/l/193e2d12cb24d6cb372baccf56c5180a/1597183.jpg ALBUMS 1961: 01. LEONARD BERNSTEIN - West Side Story OST 02. JAMES BROWN - The Amazing James Brown 03. JOHN COLTRANE - Olé 04. RAY CHARLES - The Genious Sings The Blues 05. OLIVER NELSON - The Blues And The Abstract Truth 06. FR...
by Mindrocker
Mon Mar 02, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1960 Poll
Replies: 104
Views: 27256

Re: Songs and Albums of 1960 Poll

28. RICHARD BERRY - Have Love Will Travel (Rhythm & Blues) 70. SLIM HARPO - Buzz Me Baby (Blues) These two are 1959. Most sources quote Have Love Will travel as a 1960 release, including Billboard magazine (feb 15, 1960 issue): http://books.google.de/books?id=9R4EAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA43&dq=flip+349+berry&...
by Mindrocker
Mon Mar 02, 2015 4:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1960 Poll
Replies: 104
Views: 27256

Re: Songs and Albums of 1960 Poll

Is this poll still open? https://rymimg.com/lk/f/l/c2c3eef16c280cda98a68577a2c32ee0/1664092.jpg ALBUMS: 01. OSCAR BROWN Jr. - Sin & Soul 02. JOHN COLTRANE - Giant Steps 03. JOHN BARRY - Beat Girl 04. CHARLES MINGUS - Blues And Roots 05. MILES DAVIS - Sketches Of Spain 06. SABU - Jazz Espagnole 07. E...
by Mindrocker
Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 2010-2014 Poll - Lists Thread
Replies: 166
Views: 51716

Re: Albums and Songs of 2010-2014 Poll - Lists Thread

03. SWANS - The Seer (2012) 07. NICOLAS JAAR - Space Is Only Noise If You Can See (2011) 13. Thee SILVER MT. ZION MEMORIAL ORCHESTRA - Fuck Off Get Free We Pour Light On Everything (2014) 16. JULIA HOLTER - Ekstasis (2012) 45. SHINING - Blackjazz (2010) 50. MI AMI - Steal Your Face (2010) 58. JULIA...
by Mindrocker
Sun Feb 15, 2015 2:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 2010-2014 Poll - Lists Thread
Replies: 166
Views: 51716

Re: Albums and Songs of 2010-2014 Poll - Lists Thread

Also thought it was going to be a year by year poll. But anyways, let's give this one a try: 01. KANYE WEST - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010) 02. JAMES BLAKE - James Blake (2011) 03. SWANS - The Seer (2012) 04. SUFJAN STEVENS - The Age Of Adz (2010) 05. ZAMMUTO - Zammuto (2012) 06. LAURA MA...
by Mindrocker
Wed Feb 04, 2015 2:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Results] The Best Albums of the 1970s
Replies: 121
Views: 32372

Re: [Results] The Best Albums of the 1970s

Rumours and Bridge Over troubled Water in the top 20 instead of Curtis and The Stooges? Ugh.
by Mindrocker
Tue Feb 03, 2015 4:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 Albums and Songs Poll - Post Lists Here
Replies: 82
Views: 33297

Re: 2014 Albums and Songs Poll - Post Lists Here

ALBUMS: 01. PERFUME GENIUS - Too Bright 02. RUN THE JEWELS - RTJ2 03. ST. PAUL & THE BROKEN BONES - Half The City 04. Thee SILVER MT. ZION MEMORIAL ORCHESTRA - Fuck Off Get Free We Pour Light On Everything 05. SUN MOON KILL - Benji 06. YOUNG THUG & BLOODY JAY - Black Portland 07. SWANS - To Be Kind...
by Mindrocker
Sat Nov 22, 2014 7:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Anyone Familiar With Lil B?
Replies: 5
Views: 2118

Re: Anyone Familiar With Lil B?

Lil' B is a cult/outsider artist, active in the Hiphop world (the Daniel Johnston/Jandek of hiphop?). His albums only exist on digital file format, but most popular are the mixtapes. Acclaimed Lil' B mixtape titles: God's Father (2012) and 05 Fuck Em (2013). Beware though when you dive into Lil' B's...
by Mindrocker
Sat Nov 01, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Poll] Albums and Songs of 1979
Replies: 59
Views: 18659

Re: [Poll] Albums and Songs of 1979

http://www.freecodesource.com/album-cover/41xqqRTO0nL/Pil-Metal-Box.jpg ALBUMS 1979: 01. The RAMONES - It's Alive 02. STIFF LITTLE FINGERS - Inflammable Material 03. JOE JACKSON - Look Sharp 04. The B-52's - The B-52's 05. JOY DIVISION - Unknown Pleasures 06. FRANK ZAPPA - Joe's Garage, Act I 07. T...
by Mindrocker
Wed Oct 01, 2014 1:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Poll] Albums and Songs of 1978
Replies: 55
Views: 17234

Re: [Poll] Albums and Songs of 1978

https://rymimg.com/lk/f/l/bbcac9da261489ee9ec494f64abbf89c/2781820.jpg ALBUMS 1978: 01. The RESIDENTS - Not Available 02. PERE UBU - Dub Housing 03. LEE 'SCRATCH' PERRY - Roastfish, Collieweed & Cornbread 04. CAPTAIN BEEFHEART - Shiny Beast 05. ELVIS COSTELLO - This Year's Model 06. PERE UBU - The ...
by Mindrocker
Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 Top 500 Albums of All Time Poll
Replies: 142
Views: 33640

Re: 2014 Top 500 Albums of All Time Poll

DocBrown wrote:Moonbeam, Nicolas, JimmyJazz, Mindrocker!
Sorry Doc, due to shortage of spare time I'm afraid I have to skip this year's album poll. I'm looking nevertheless forward to the results!
by Mindrocker
Tue Sep 02, 2014 1:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tie Break - songs of 1976
Replies: 22
Views: 5816

Re: Tie Break - songs of 1976

Police & Thieves.
by Mindrocker
Tue Sep 02, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Poll - Songs and Albums of 1976
Replies: 84
Views: 22829

Re: Poll - Songs and Albums of 1976

I assume the only reason why those who voted for it in 1976 did so was out of ignorance of the fact that a single version of the song was released in 1975. What would be the best way to proceed? I was thinking of discussing this at some point before but I guess now's the time to do it. [does some h...
by Mindrocker
Tue Sep 02, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Poll - Songs and Albums of 1976
Replies: 84
Views: 22829

Re: Poll - Songs and Albums of 1976

I assume the only reason why those who voted for it in 1976 did so was out of ignorance of the fact that a single version of the song was released in 1975. What would be the best way to proceed? I was thinking of discussing this at some point before but I guess now's the time to do it. [does some h...
by Mindrocker
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Poll - Songs and Albums of 1977
Replies: 78
Views: 22382

Re: Poll - Songs and Albums of 1977

http://s3.amazonaws.com/quietus_production/images/articles/10243/The_Damned_1349345174_resize_460x400.jpeg Ahh, my favorite year of the decade... ALBUMS 1977 : 01. SEX PISTOLS - Never Mind The Bollocks 02. The DAMNED - Damned, Damned, Damned 03. DAVID BOWIE - Low 04. The RAMONES - Rocket To Russia ...
by Mindrocker
Tue Aug 12, 2014 6:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: John Phillip Sousa on "The Menace of Mechanical Music"
Replies: 4
Views: 2115

Re: John Phillip Sousa on "The Menace of Mechanical Music"

I always understood JP Sousa was against recorded music due to its crappy sound quality in the early days of the acoustic age. In which case he had a point. One only needs to hear the muffled, scratched and sizzling recordings from 100 years ago to understand the listening experience was inferior to...
by Mindrocker
Tue Aug 12, 2014 1:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Why is folk less acclaimed than other genres?
Replies: 27
Views: 7832

Re: Why is folk less acclaimed than other genres?

Agreed that Folk is kinda underrepresented, although the definition of the genre these days is generously wide. Artists like Leonard Cohen and Nick Drake are by many now considered folk, whereas in the past they were filed under the 'singer/songwriter' tag (yes the distinction between the two styles...
by Mindrocker
Tue Aug 12, 2014 12:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 Top 500 Albums of All Time Poll
Replies: 142
Views: 33640

Re: 2014 Top 500 Albums of All Time Poll

Bo Diddley's debut, your all-time favorite album, is listed on RYM as a compilation as well I think that's correct. Every song on the album had been released already on singles before the album was released. Several of them had been out for well over two years already. Two of the songs had been rel...