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by Poliuks
Sun Jul 19, 2015 7:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 2.2
Replies: 22
Views: 4863

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 2.2

1. Leonard Cohen - I'm Your Man
3. The Drive By Truckers - Brighter Than Creation's Dark
4. New Power Generation - Exodus
by Poliuks
Sun Jul 12, 2015 5:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 2.1
Replies: 22
Views: 4709

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 2.1

1. The Waterboys - Fisherman’s Blues
2. Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can
3. CunninLynguists - Oneirology
4. Rites of Spring- Rites of Spring
by Poliuks
Wed Jul 08, 2015 7:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.16
Replies: 41
Views: 9195

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.16

And for the albums rank higher than 4 : Stevie Wonder for sure is one of them. And maybe "My Morning Jacket" and "Gorillaz". Nope, none of them. I'm going to give a clue: "RYM users like prog". And no guesses for the lowest ranked album? The one with a rating of 2.49… A clue: it was rated by 1133 u...
by Poliuks
Mon Jul 06, 2015 8:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.16
Replies: 41
Views: 9195

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.16

2. Can - Soon Over Babaluma
by Poliuks
Wed Jul 01, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.16
Replies: 41
Views: 9195

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.16

DaveC wrote:I haven't managed to hear Reiko Ike - Koukotsu no Sekai yet. (I wonder if it is on Apple streaming..)
It's on Spotify under English title You, Baby.
by Poliuks
Sun Jun 28, 2015 10:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.15
Replies: 18
Views: 4779

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.15

1. Joni Mitchell - Hejira
4. Taj Mahal Travellers - July 15, 1972
by Poliuks
Sun Jun 21, 2015 8:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.14
Replies: 18
Views: 3542

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.14

2. Slowdive - Souvlaki
4. NoMeansNo - Wrong
by Poliuks
Thu Jun 18, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.14
Replies: 18
Views: 3542

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.14

There is a link in Maschine_Man's post.
by Poliuks
Sun Jun 14, 2015 8:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.13
Replies: 17
Views: 4173

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.13

2. Butthole Surfers - Locust Abortion Technician
3. Café Tacvba - Cuatro Caminos
by Poliuks
Sun Jun 07, 2015 10:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.12
Replies: 18
Views: 4358

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.12

2. Death Grips- The Money Store
4. Child of Lov - Child of Lov
by Poliuks
Sun May 31, 2015 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.11
Replies: 26
Views: 5908

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.11

3. Charly García - Clics Modernos
by Poliuks
Sun May 24, 2015 7:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.10
Replies: 22
Views: 5759

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.10

1. D'Angelo - Voodoo
Disastrous performance of Sunn 0))) isn't unexpected I guess, but what's happening in the first matchup is unbelievable.
by Poliuks
Sun May 17, 2015 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.9
Replies: 30
Views: 6991

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.9

2. Jon Hopkins - Immunity
4. Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome: The Complete Carnegie Hall Concert
by Poliuks
Sun May 03, 2015 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.7
Replies: 21
Views: 5540

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.7

1. Woody Guthrie - Dust Bowl Ballads
3. Sixteen Horsepower - Sackcloth 'n' Ashes
4. Spiro - Lightbox
by Poliuks
Sun Apr 19, 2015 9:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.5
Replies: 23
Views: 5511

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.5

1. Cowboy Junkies - The Trinity Session
4. Lenny Valentino - Uwaga! Jedzie tramwaj
by Poliuks
Sun Apr 12, 2015 9:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.4
Replies: 23
Views: 6251

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.4

1. Meat Puppets - II
3. The Drive By Truckers - Brighter Than Creation's Dark
4. New Power Generation - Exodus
by Poliuks
Sun Apr 05, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.3
Replies: 29
Views: 6954

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.3

The National - Trouble Will Find Me
Chance The Rapper - Acid Rap
by Poliuks
Sun Mar 29, 2015 9:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.2
Replies: 27
Views: 6281

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.2

1. My Morning Jacket - Z
2. Gang Starr - Daily Operation
3. CunninLynguists - Oneirology
4. Rites of Spring- Rites of Spring
by Poliuks
Sat Mar 21, 2015 8:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.1
Replies: 31
Views: 7081

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 - Round 1.1

Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
Thom Yorke - The Eraser
Doobie Brothers - The Captain and Me
Muse - Showbiz
by Poliuks
Mon Feb 09, 2015 5:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 (2015) - The Draw
Replies: 32
Views: 7949

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 6 (2015) - The Draw

Koukotsu no Sekai is on Spotify under English title You, Baby.
by Poliuks
Sun Nov 09, 2014 9:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 14
Replies: 36
Views: 8724

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 14

pass 100. Neil Young - Cortez the Killer (1975) 29. The Walkmen - The Rat (2004) 228. James Brown - Cold Sweat (1967) 157. Girls - Lust for Life (2008) 2. M83 - Midnight City (2011) 255. Gorillaz - DARE (2005) 130. Althea and Donna - Uptown Top Ranking (1977) 127. Eddie Cochran - C'mon Everybody (19...
by Poliuks
Sun Oct 05, 2014 8:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 9
Replies: 33
Views: 6243

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 9

213. Radiohead - There There (2003) 85. Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb (1979) 44. Kanye West - Black Skinhead (2013) 172. The Drifters - Under the Boardwalk (1964) pass 195. The Horrors - Sea Within a Sea (2009) 190. Hot Chip - Ready for the Floor (2008) 62. Frank Ocean - Thinkin Bout You (2012) 67. ...
by Poliuks
Sat Oct 04, 2014 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 All Time Albums Poll betting game
Replies: 38
Views: 9129

Re: 2014 All Time Albums Poll betting game

1) Over/under Beatles albums in the top 20: 4.5 - under - 15$ 4) Album that finishes No. 2 in poll: Revolver (even), Pet Sounds (even), The Velvet Underground and Nico (even), other (3-1) - Revolve -r 5$ 5) Over/under Radiohead albums in the top 50: 3.5 - under - 20$ 6) Decade with most top 50 album...
by Poliuks
Sun Sep 21, 2014 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 7
Replies: 41
Views: 10384

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 7

115. The Black Keys - Lonely Boy (2011) 243. The Streets - Let's Push Things Forward (2002) 142. The Beatles - Please Please Me (1963) 14. Jay-Z - Empire State of Mind (2009) 68. Big Star - Thirteen (1972) 61. Bob Dylan - Ballad of a Thin Man (1965) 196. Bob Dylan - It's Alright Ma (I'm Only Bleedin...
by Poliuks
Sun Sep 07, 2014 8:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 5
Replies: 35
Views: 8319

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 5

132. The Beatles - I Saw Her Standing There (1963) 253. At the Drive-In - One Armed Scissor (2000) 4. Lana Del Rey - Video Games (2011) 125. Band of Horses - The Funeral (2006) 251. Toots and The Maytals - 54 46 (Was My Number) (1969) 6. Arcade Fire - Reflektor (2013) 123. Annie - Heartbeat (2004) 1...
by Poliuks
Sun Aug 31, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 34
Views: 7693

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 4

199. Deerhunter - Nothing Ever Happened (2008) 186. Daft Punk - Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger (2001) 58. Kanye West - New Slaves (2013) 71. Crosby, Stills, Nash (& Young) - Suite: Judy Blue Eyes (1969) 17. Caribou/Manitoba - Odessa (2010) 112. Crystal Castles - Not in Love (2010) 145. David Bowie...
by Poliuks
Sun Aug 24, 2014 6:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 11439

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 3

46. Santigold - L.E.S. Artistes (2008) 174. David Bowie - Where Are We Now? (2013) 83. Arctic Monkeys - Do I Wanna Know? (2013) 211. Elvis Costello - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace Love & Understanding (1978) 204. The Stone Roses - I Am the Resurrection (1989) 53. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Zero (2009) 181. T...
by Poliuks
Sun Aug 17, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 46
Views: 12117

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 2

Mazzy Star - Fade into You (1993) The National - Bloodbuzz Ohio (2010) Nine Inch Nails - Head Like a Hole (1989) Bill Withers - Lean on Me (1972) Leftfield - Open Up (1993) James Blake - Retrograde (2013) James Brown - Say It Loud - I'm Black and I'm Proud (1968) Bob Dylan - A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fa...
by Poliuks
Thu Aug 07, 2014 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 49
Views: 13176

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1

6.Metronomy- The Look 10.The Shins- New Slang 13.ABBA- The Winner Takes It All 14.Jay-Z and Kanye West- Niggas in Paris 1.DJ Shadow- Midnight in a Perfect World 4.Roxy Music- More than This 7.Depeche Mode- Enjoy the Silence 8.Carly Rae Jepsen- Call Me Maybe 2.Vampire Weekend- Diane Young 9.Lorde- Ro...
by Poliuks
Tue Aug 05, 2014 5:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 30321

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

Matt Elliott - The Maid We Messed (2nd nomination)
by Poliuks
Sat Aug 02, 2014 4:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 30321

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

Kobiety - Marcello
by Poliuks
Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 Album Cover Poll
Replies: 36
Views: 10051

Re: 2014 Album Cover Poll

When should we expect the results? Is the poll still going?
by Poliuks
Wed Jul 16, 2014 9:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 Album Cover Poll
Replies: 36
Views: 10051

Re: 2014 Album Cover Poll

1. Joy Division - Closer 2. Aphex Twin - Richard D. James Album 3. Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run 4. Patti Smith - Horses 5. Scott Walker - Scott 3 6. Neil Young - On The Beach 7. Ween - The Mollusk 8. Wilco - Sky Blue Sky 9. Public Image Ltd. - The Flowers of Romance 10. Faust - Faust 11. King Cri...
by Poliuks
Sat Jan 18, 2014 11:06 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2013 Porcys (PL)
Replies: 3
Views: 2849

Re: EOY 2013 Porcys (PL)

http://porcys.com/Others.aspx?id=416&p=1 Albums 20 Toro Y Moi - Anything In Return 19 Steve Arrington & Dam-Funk - Higher 18 Jessy Lanza - Pull My Hair Back 17 Joey Bada$$ - Summer Knights 16 Drake - Nothing Was The Same 15 These New Puritans - Field of Reeds 14 Ducktails - The Flower Lane 13 Coyot...
by Poliuks
Fri Jan 17, 2014 8:02 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2013 Porcys (PL)
Replies: 3
Views: 2849

EOY 2013 Porcys (PL)

http://porcys.com/Others.aspx?id=415&p=1 20 Mausi - Move 19 Charli XCX - SuperLove 18 Cher Lloyd feat. T.I. - I Wish 17 Francis And The Lights - Etc 16 Rycerzyki - Rimemba 15 The Internet - Dontcha 14 Melodic Chaotic - Summer Fling 13 Thomas - Kissing 12 Todd Terje - Stranbar (samba) 11 Tera Melos ...
by Poliuks
Sun Jan 12, 2014 6:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2014: Voting Thread (REAL LAST THREAD!)
Replies: 52
Views: 14452

Re: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2014: Voting Thread (REAL LAST THREA

1. Tricky
2. This Heat
3. Tindersticks
4. Elmore James
5. Jefferson Airplane
6. The United States of America
7. Boards of Canada
8. Gang of Four
9. Stereolab
10. Albert Ayler
by Poliuks
Thu Jan 09, 2014 3:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2013 Screenagers (PL)
Replies: 5
Views: 3564

Re: EOY 2013 Screenagers (PL)

http://screenagers.pl/index.php?service=xtras&action=show&id=397 Albums 30. inc. – no world 29. Grumbling Fur – Glynnaestra 28. Matmos – Marriage Of True Minds 27. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Push The Sky Away 26. The Knife – Shaking The Habitual 25. kIRk – Zła krew 24. Stara Rzeka – Cień chmury na...
by Poliuks
Tue Jan 07, 2014 3:53 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: EOY 2013 Screenagers (PL)
Replies: 5
Views: 3564

EOY 2013 Screenagers (PL)

30. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – We No Who U R 29. Blood Orange – You’re Not Good Enough 28. Deerhunter – Monomania 27. Kixnare – Gucci Dough 26. The Internet – Dontcha 25. Mikal Cronin – Shout It Out 24. Grumbling Fur – The Ballad Of Roy Batty 23. Jessy Lanza – Keep Moving 22. Julia Holter – In The ...
by Poliuks
Tue Dec 31, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2013
Replies: 110
Views: 30816

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2013

1. Veronica Falls - Waiting for Something to Happen 2. AlunaGeorge - Body Music 3. Anais Mitchell & Jefferson Hamer - Child Ballads 4. 65daysofstatic - Wild Light 5. Mountains - Centralia 6. Child of Lov - Child of Lov 7. Unknown Mortal Orchestra - II 8. Jenny Hval - Innocence is Kinky 9. Foxygen - ...
by Poliuks
Tue Dec 17, 2013 6:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ten Album Gaps
Replies: 20
Views: 5395

Re: Ten Album Gaps

604 Fever Ray Fever Ray 2009 Looks like I was wrong thinking "no need to nominate Fever Ray for the moderately acclaimed albums poll, everybody here has already listened to it" Yeah! I had not been a big fan of Knife (maybe except of We Share Our Mother's Health) until I listened to Shaking The Hab...
by Poliuks
Mon Dec 16, 2013 3:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ten Album Gaps
Replies: 20
Views: 5395

Re: Ten Album Gaps

596 Billie Holiday Lady in Satin 1958 597 Bill Evans Waltz for Debby 1961 598 Sigur Rós ( ) 2002 599 Cat Stevens Tea for the Tillerman 1970 600 Hüsker Dü Warehouse: Songs and Stories 1987 601 King Crimson Red 1974 602 Van Morrison It's Too Late To Stop Now 1974 603 Marianne Faithfull Broken English ...
by Poliuks
Sat Dec 07, 2013 5:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Hall of Acclaim Voting Thread: 2013 (LAST THREAD IN POLL)
Replies: 29
Views: 8592

Re: AM Hall of Acclaim Voting Thread: 2013 (LAST THREAD IN P

1. Cocteau Tweans
2. Jefferson Airplane
3. Tindersticks
4. Tricky
5. This Heat
by Poliuks
Sat Nov 30, 2013 9:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Hall of Acclaim Voting Thread: 2012
Replies: 26
Views: 7675

Re: AM Hall of Acclaim Voting Thread: 2012

1. Cocteau Twins - never gonna give you up! Influence, voice etc. 2. Tricky - no one can make druggy decadence this fascinating and seductive; Maxinquaye is currently my number 1 for the 90s. Excellent producer too. 3. Carole King - Tapestry is propably the most underappreciated among AM top 100 alb...
by Poliuks
Sat Nov 23, 2013 10:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Hall of Acclaim 2011 Voting Thread
Replies: 23
Views: 6245

Re: AM Hall of Acclaim 2011 Voting Thread

Hm, time for some strategic votes... 1. Cocteau Twins - as luvulongTIM pointed out, ancestors of countless shoegaze groups... which doesn't really impress me quite as much as Elizabeth Frazer's vocals; I know, calling someone an angel is kinda pretentious, but I can't really think of better comparis...
by Poliuks
Tue Nov 19, 2013 6:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2010 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 101
Views: 22849

Re: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2010 Edition: Voting Thread

Cool. So POLIUKS we might stand a chance next time. Your Animal Collective vote got them inducted so if we both put Cocteau Twins as our #1 they could finally get the respect and placement in music history that they so deserve. :happy-partydance: Hopefully! However, I find the complete lack of othe...
by Poliuks
Fri Nov 15, 2013 3:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2010 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 101
Views: 22849

Re: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2010 Edition: Voting Thread

That's what I meant to do :). Hopefully Cocteau Twins will be inducted sooner or later, with a little help from me and my friends. 1. Animal Collective - undoubtly one of the leading groups of the new millenium, at their best they manage to merge weirdness and fun and create innovative, trippy mixtu...
by Poliuks
Wed Nov 06, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2009 Edition: Voting Thread
Replies: 50
Views: 13509

Re: AMF Hall of Acclaim 2009 Edition: Voting Thread

1. Animal Collective - undoubtly one of the leading groups of the new millenium, at their best they manage to merge weirdness and fun and create innovative, trippy mixture (and Leaf House is, indeed, a wonderful song) 2. Cocteau Twins - as luvulongTIM pointed out, ancestors of countless shoegaze gro...
by Poliuks
Sat Nov 02, 2013 6:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2013
Replies: 110
Views: 30816

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2013

AlunaGeorge - Body Music
by Poliuks
Sun Oct 27, 2013 9:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Lou Reed
Replies: 35
Views: 10155

Re: R.I.P. Lou Reed

It feels so weird... The single most important musician for me and, propably, many others. Farewell.
by Poliuks
Thu Oct 10, 2013 9:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Acclaimed Music Artists Poll 2013 : top 20 and full list
Replies: 193
Views: 65951

Re: The Acclaimed Music Artists Poll 2013 : top 20 and full

Is it the first time we have a soul artist in top 10? Feels pretty great, even though he is not on my list.
IMO some very good discussion in this thread, it's a shame that it sometimes causes negative emotions.