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by Rocky Raccoon
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 3
Replies: 24
Views: 234

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 3

My top 200 ranking in parenthesis 123 | A Tribe Called Quest | We the People... (2016) (26) 75 | Japandroids | The House that Heaven Built (2012) (57) 44 | Perfume Genius | Queen (2014) (165) 73 | Kanye West | Ultralight Beam (2016) (NR) 19 | Tame Impala | Let It Happen (2015) (NR) Heat 6: 155 | Fir...
by Rocky Raccoon
Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:21 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Bob Dylan's Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
Replies: 36
Views: 26383

Re: Rank the Tracks: Bob Dylan's Highway 61 Revisited (1965)

1 | Like a Rolling Stone
2 | Desolation Row
3 | Tombstone Blues
4 | Highway 61 Revisited
5 | Ballad of a Thin Man
6 | Queen Jane Approximately
7 | It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry
8 | From a Buick 6
9 | Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Jun 27, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - June '20 - Led Zeppelin!
Replies: 22
Views: 1656

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - June '20 - Led Zeppelin!

Albums
1. Led Zeppelin IV
2. Houses of the Holy
3. Physical Graffiti
4. Led Zeppelin II
5. Led Zeppelin III
6. Led Zeppelin
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 3224

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

Songs 1. Bob Marley – No Woman No Cry 2. Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama 3. Big Star – September Gurls 4. Bob Marley – Them Belly Full (But We Hungry) 5. Joni Mitchell – Free Man in Paris 6. David Bowie – Rebel Rebel 7. Millie Jackson – (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don’t Want to Be Righ 8. Al Gre...
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Surveys, surveys, surveys
Replies: 11
Views: 1108

Re: Surveys, surveys, surveys

Last call, especially to those four who have only filled out the first of three surveys. Thanks again.
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 2
Replies: 26
Views: 427

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

Heat 3: 18 | Frank Ocean | Thinkin Bout You (2012) 88 | Carly Rae Jepsen | Call Me Maybe (2011) 170 | Vampire Weekend | Step (2013) 118 | Kendrick Lamar | HUMBLE. (2017) 2 | Grimes | Oblivion (2012) Heat 4: 38 | Lorde | Green Light (2017) 39 | Angel Olsen | Shut Up Kiss Me (2016) 115 | Lana Del Rey ...
by Rocky Raccoon
Mon Jun 22, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63086

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Songs 1. Kanye West – Runaway (2010) 2. Adele – Rolling in the Deep (2010) 3. Vampire Weekend – Unbelievers (2013) 4. Big Thief – Not (2019) 5. Kendrick Lamar – DNA. (2017) 6. The Black Keys – Lonely Boy (2011) 7. Arcade Fire – Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) (2010) 8. Courtney Barnett – Ped...
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Surveys, surveys, surveys
Replies: 11
Views: 1108

Re: Surveys, surveys, surveys

Thanks again for the responses, and another reminder if you've only filled out one poll, please also fill out the other two. All the responses are anonymous, so I have no idea who's filled out what, or who's responsible for the answers, but there have been some great ones. If I have time, I might li...
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Let's Talk: Depeche Mode
Replies: 8
Views: 351

Re: Let's Talk: Depeche Mode

Not sure I'm the right person to talk about Depeche Mode, since I'm not the biggest fan, and that's probably apparent because my favorites of theirs are the obvious ones, such as the Violator album and all the big hits from that album. I'm old enough to remember when the video for "Enjoy the Silence...
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu Jun 18, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 251
Views: 63086

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Working on a songs list, but I find it much harder to rate and rank songs because there's so much less to go on. For me, it's like trying to rank movie scenes instead of whole movies, or chapters instead of whole books.
by Rocky Raccoon
Tue Jun 16, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 2, Part 1
Replies: 33
Views: 1759

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

1 | Vampire Weekend | Hannah Hunt (2013) 2 | David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away (2016) 3 | Foster the People | Pumped Up Kicks (2010) 4 | Kendrick Lamar | Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe (2012) 5 | Mount Eerie | Real Death (2017) Heat 2: 1 | Kendrick Lamar | King Kunta (2015) 2 | Arctic Monkeys | ...
by Rocky Raccoon
Tue Jun 16, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Surveys, surveys, surveys
Replies: 11
Views: 1108

Re: Surveys, surveys, surveys

Safetycat wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:37 am
i have no idea how helpful those answers were but enjoy
Muchas gracias, they all help.
by Rocky Raccoon
Tue Jun 16, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Surveys, surveys, surveys
Replies: 11
Views: 1108

Re: Surveys, surveys, surveys

Just a reminder that if you've filled out one poll, please fill out the others at some point so that each one has the same number of responses. Thanks again! I only finished the first poll. I tried to do the others, too, but for some reason the website kept glitching and my answers were erased at s...
by Rocky Raccoon
Mon Jun 15, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Surveys, surveys, surveys
Replies: 11
Views: 1108

Re: Surveys, surveys, surveys

Thanks to those who have participated. Just a reminder that if you've filled out one poll, please fill out the others at some point so that each one has the same number of responses. Thanks again!
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Jun 13, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 3944

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

Fun game again. I was rooting for The White Stripes, but can't complain about the winner.
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Jun 13, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Surveys, surveys, surveys
Replies: 11
Views: 1108

Re: Surveys, surveys, surveys

My wife and I both just filled all three of these out. We're British but most of the US-centric answers we were able to attempt thanks to knowledge gained from pop culture! Thanks, I greatly appreciate it. Hope you had fun. I was born in England and lived there until 12, and still have lots of fami...
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 3944

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

No bad albums left, but Veckatimest barely stays alive. 6 | The White Stripes | Elephant 77 | TV on the Radio | Dear Science 5 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 42 | Beach House | Teen Dream 1 | Arcade Fire | Funeral 3 | Radiohead | Kid A 7 | Radiohead | In Rainbows 10 | Amy Winehouse | Back to Black 1...
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri Jun 12, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Surveys, surveys, surveys
Replies: 11
Views: 1108

Surveys, surveys, surveys

LAST CALL: Hello fellow AMers. I’ve come to recruit some help. And while not entirely music-related, there is a music element to it. I’m designing a boardgame, and part of the game is answering questions and trying to get the most matches with survey results. To that end, if any of you would be will...
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 3944

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

67 | Disclosure | Settle 43 | The Knife | Silent Shout 61 | Tame Impala | Lonerism 40 | PJ Harvey | Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea 4 | Kanye West | My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 82 | The Shins | Chutes Too Narrow 31 | Portishead | Third 73 | Panda Bear | Person Pitch 71 | LCD Sound...
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu Jun 11, 2020 3:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 3944

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 Rocky Raccoon
Wed Jun 10, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 3944

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 Rocky Raccoon
Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #4: Top 100 Albums of the 21st Century
Replies: 109
Views: 3944

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 Rocky Raccoon
Thu Jun 04, 2020 4:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!
Replies: 74
Views: 21398

Re: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!

Through the end of May New entries are in bold 1. Fiona Apple – Fetch the Bolt Cutters (8) 2. Perfume Genius – Set My Heart on Fire Immediately (8) 3. Waxenhatchee – Saint Cloud (8) 4. U.S. Girls – Heavy Light (8) 5. Beach Bunny – Honeymoon (8) 6. Badly Drawn Boy – Banana Skin Shoes (8) 7. Laura Mar...
by Rocky Raccoon
Mon Jun 01, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll
Replies: 71
Views: 3224

Re: Albums and Songs of 1974 Poll

Albums 1. Bob Marley and the Wailers – Natty Dread 2. Joni Mitchell – Court and Spark 3. Big Star – Radio City 4. New York Dolls – Too Much Too Soon 5. Lynyrd Skynyrd – Second Helping 6. Gram Parsons – Grievous Angel 7. Randy Newman – Good Old Boys 8. Millie Jackson – Caught Up 9. Linda Ronstadt – ...
by Rocky Raccoon
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month-Bruce Springsteen, Results!
Replies: 9
Views: 1667

Re: Artist of the Month-Bruce Springsteen, Results!

I did have Devils and Dust at No. 6 on my list.
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu May 21, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone (U.S.): The 100 Greatest Debut Singles of All Time
Replies: 64
Views: 5913

Re: Rolling Stone (U.S.): The 100 Greatest Debut Singles of All Time

I'm sorry, but this is nonsense. Britney Spears is a watered down carbon copy of Madonna's style. ...Baby One More Time, while catchy and memorable, has zero innovation to it. It's a very typical song for a time for a very typical artist of it's moment. I really hope we are not seriously moving tow...
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu May 21, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone (U.S.): The 100 Greatest Debut Singles of All Time
Replies: 64
Views: 5913

Re: Rolling Stone (U.S.): The 100 Greatest Debut Singles of All Time

The bookends are kinda crap, at least in regards to that high of a placement, but a lot of good songs in between. Rob's mostly right about Britney Spears, she was basically like Debbie Gibson and Tiffany before her, just with better writing, production and marketing. The song itself is pretty good, ...
by Rocky Raccoon
Wed May 13, 2020 12:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Album Cover Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 2649

Re: 2020 Album Cover Poll

I remember the last time we ran this poll resulted in some incredibly cordial discussion , and I'm pretty optimistic we won't have anything like that happen this time. Oh yes...Bruce! Who could forget?! I wonder what he's up to now? Not sure, but wherever he is, he's probably using a derogatory ter...
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri May 08, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 10245

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

Songs 1. Stevie Wonder – Higher Ground 2. Marvin Gaye – Let’s Get It On 3. Lynyrd Skynyrd – Free Bird 4. Bob Marley – Get Up, Stand Up 5. Pink Floyd – Money 6. Led Zeppelin - Over the Hills and Far Away 7. Stevie Wonder – Living for the City 8. Bob Marley – I Shot the Sheriff 9. Paul Simon – Kodach...
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu May 07, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Florian Schneider
Replies: 3
Views: 1999

Re: RIP Florian Schneider

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by Rocky Raccoon
Sat May 02, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!
Replies: 74
Views: 21398

Re: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!

Through May 1 New entries are bolded 1. Fiona Apple – Fetch the Bolt Cutters (8) Pump the breaks on all the masterpiece talk, but it is the best of the year so far. 2. Waxenhatchee – Saint Cloud (8) 3. U.S. Girls – Heavy Light (8) 4. Beach Bunny – Honeymoon (8) 5. Laura Marling – Song for Our Daught...
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat May 02, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6459

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Apple music because it obviously works well with my iPhone, and because I got it free for six months and then just kept it. My wife uses Spotify, and it seems more or less the same to me.
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri May 01, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!
Replies: 37
Views: 7178

Re: Album of the Month Song/Album Polls - May '20 - Radiohead!

Albums
1. OK Computer
2. Kid A
3. Hail to the Thief
4. In Rainbows
5. The Bends
6. A Moon Shaped Pool
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri May 01, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll
Replies: 89
Views: 10245

Re: Albums and Songs of 1973 Poll

Albums 1. Pink Floyd - The Dark Side of the Moon 2. Stevie Wonder - Innervisions 3. Toots and the Maytals - Funky Kingston 4. Bob Marley and the Wailers - Burnin’ 5. Led Zeppelin - Houses of the Holy 6. New York Dolls - New York Dolls 7. Al Green - Call Me 8. Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road ...
by Rocky Raccoon
Wed Apr 29, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-April '20-Bruce Springsteen!
Replies: 18
Views: 4644

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-April '20-Bruce Springsteen!

Albums
1. Born in the U.S.A.
2. Born to Run
3. The River
4. Nebraska
5. Tunnel of Love
6. Devils & Dust
7. The Rising
8. The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle
9. Working on a Dream
10. Darkness on the Edge of Town
by Rocky Raccoon
Tue Apr 28, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll
Replies: 83
Views: 11587

Re: Albums and Songs of 1972 Poll

Songs 1. Stevie Wonder - Superstition 2. The Rolling Stones - Tumblin’ Dice 3. Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come 4. Big Star - Thirteen 5. Paul Simon - Me and Julia Down By the School Yard 6. David Bowie - Suffragette City 7. Steely Dan - Reelin’ in the Years 8. The Temptations - Papa Was a Rollin...
by Rocky Raccoon
Tue Apr 21, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 13446

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 Rocky Raccoon
Mon Apr 20, 2020 1:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 13446

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

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by Rocky Raccoon
Sun Apr 19, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 13446

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

Kraftwerk should be in between Metallica and Miles Davis actually. I already removed them and the next voter missed it Thanks for doing that. This is my actual vote: 7̶9̶ ̶|̶ ̶E̶l̶t̶o̶n̶ ̶J̶o̶h̶n̶ ̶1̶2̶ ̶|̶ ̶R̶.̶E̶.̶M̶.̶ ̶3̶6̶ ̶|̶ ̶J̶a̶m̶e̶s̶ ̶B̶r̶o̶w̶n̶ ̶8̶ ̶|̶ ̶N̶e̶i̶l̶ ̶Y̶o̶u̶n̶g̶ ̶5̶9̶ ̶|̶ ̶A̶C...
by Rocky Raccoon
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 13446

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

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by Rocky Raccoon
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters
Replies: 68
Views: 11707

Re: Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters

I agree with Pitchfork, it deserves the same score as MBDTF.
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!
Replies: 74
Views: 21398

Re: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!

Holden wrote:
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:48 pm
Rocky Raccoon wrote:
Thu Apr 16, 2020 11:23 pm
Not a lot has changed in my top 10 through early April, well, except No. 1.

10. The Weeknd – Out of My Province (7)
What is this one supposed to be?
The Weeknd - After Hours
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 13446

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 1 | The Beatles 2 | Bob Dylan 3 | The Rolling Stones 4...
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri Apr 17, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 13446

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

Oops, 45 minutes early with my next vote. I'll wait and eliminate the Cure later.
by Rocky Raccoon
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivor Game #3: Top 100 Artists of All-Time!
Replies: 130
Views: 13446

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

This usually seems to be what people dislike the least rather than like the most. 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 1 | The Beatles 2 | Bob Dylan 3 | The Rolling Stones 4 | David Bowie 5...
by Rocky Raccoon
Thu Apr 16, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!
Replies: 74
Views: 21398

Re: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!

Not a lot has changed in my top 10 through early April, well, except No. 1. 1. Waxahatchee – Saint Cloud (8) 2. U.S. Girls – Heavy Light (8) 3. Beach Bunny – Honeymoon (8) 4. Cornershop – England Is a Garden (7) 5. Tennis – Swimmer (7) 6. Drive-By Truckers – The Unraveling (7) 7. Soccer Mommy – Colo...
by Rocky Raccoon
Wed Apr 15, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite vs. Best Music
Replies: 19
Views: 2845

Re: Favorite vs. Best Music

Of course there's some objectivity in assessing art, this website's very existence is predicated on that fact, and it's how a lot of the same albums keep cropping up time after time on list after list. But of course there's also a considerable amount of subjectivity. It's the combination of the two ...
by Rocky Raccoon
Wed Apr 15, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album of the Month: March 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 3699

Re: Album of the Month: March 2020

I actually heard most of these albums this month, so I can participate. 1. Waxahatchee - Saint Cloud 2. U.S. Girls - Heavy Light 3. The Weeknd - After Hours 4. Dua Lipa - Future Nostalgia 5. Childish Gambino - 3.15.20 6. Baxter Dury - The Night Chancers 7. Every Bad - Porridge Radio 8. Code Orange -...
by Rocky Raccoon
Sun Apr 12, 2020 6:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Great Albums Since The Last AMF All-Time Poll?
Replies: 11
Views: 1885

Re: Great Albums Since The Last AMF All-Time Poll?

Most of these would probably make it, but two or three might not. 2017: Lorde – Melodrama Kendrick Lamar – DAMN. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – The Nashville Sound 2018: Janelle Monae – Dirty Computer Parquet Courts – Wide Awake! Cardi B – Invasion of Privacy Courtney Bar...
by Rocky Raccoon
Sat Apr 11, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 100 Albums Survivor Game
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