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by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 35
Views: 430

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

Not a group that jumps out as particularly strong. Almost all of the candidates are in the "yeah, I could see them being worthy" camp for me. There are a few I wholeheartedly support (Depeche Mode, Kraftwerk, T. Rex), one I oppose with every fiber of my being (Dave Matthews Band), and the rest I don...
by Moonbeam
Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)

“Take a look to see how voters and industry experts shaped the countdown” I suppose voters mean viewers? Then this list isn’t eligible. And supposedly the 2013 list that is already on AM should be removed? I can confirm that the public gets to vote - I have voted in this poll for many years! I can ...
by Moonbeam
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: MAX - 1000 Greatest Songs Of All Time (2019)

Henrik wrote:
Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:44 am
“Take a look to see how voters and industry experts shaped the countdown”

I suppose voters mean viewers? Then this list isn’t eligible. And supposedly the 2013 list that is already on AM should be removed?
I can confirm that the public gets to vote - I have voted in this poll for many years!
by Moonbeam
Tue Oct 08, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Pitchfork (US) - The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 33
Views: 2810

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

Surprised they are so low on Janelle.
by Moonbeam
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

StevieFan13 wrote:
Sun Oct 06, 2019 5:13 pm
Songs:

2 | The Cure | Lullaby
Save this one for 1989!
by Moonbeam
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

jade.palooka wrote:
Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:15 pm

((S))
That one's from 1987! Got any other Mandy Smith-like not-so-obscurities for me to discover from '88? :D
by Moonbeam
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1988 Recommendation Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 1233

Re: 1988 Recommendation Thread

https://thumbs.gfycat.com/DazzlingScornfulKagu-size_restricted.gif I'm sorry if I come across like this gif when it comes to Mylène Farmer, beating everyone over the head with it, but I can't help myself! I'll post my review below of the brilliant Ainsi soit je... album. Although Mylène Farmer's fi...
by Moonbeam
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1988 Recommendation Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 1233

1988 Recommendation Thread

Use this thread to post recommendations for albums and songs for the 1988 poll!

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by Moonbeam
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Gillingham wrote:
Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:05 pm
Albums:

7. Swans - The Burning World
I can only see 1989 as the release year for this from various sources. Do you have a source that says it is from 1988?
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

bonnielaurel wrote:
Wed Oct 02, 2019 12:08 pm
Top 30 Albums:
You've got Touch by Sarah McLachlan listed both at #7 and #29. Should I keep it at #7 and bump #30 up?
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

great stuff Moonbeam, you never tried Étienne Daho's Pour nos vies martiennes ? That's one French album I think you would like, especially the hits from the album, "Bleu comme toi" and "Des heures hindoues"! :greetings-waveyellow: I've never tried it, but I will! I'm definitely looking for '88 reco...
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Fred wrote:
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:38 pm
20-Years-Old Jubileum-Year-Songs:

18. Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds – The Mercy Seat
36. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – The Mercy Seat
You've got this one listed twice. Do you want to keep it at #18 and bump everything else up?
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas
Replies: 26
Views: 5973

Re: Halfway through the 80s poll: thoughts and ideas

I think there will be an expansion for the final poll - maybe 200 albums and 300 songs? Whatever the case, I will implement a scoring system in which not ranking an album or song will not disadvantage it, for the reasons Jirin states.
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of the 1980s Poll: Yearly Results and Links
Replies: 8
Views: 21282

Re: Albums and Songs of the 1980s Poll: Yearly Results and Links

1987 automatic qualifiers: Albums: [1] U2 - The Joshua Tree [2] Prince - Sign "☮" the Times [3] Guns N' Roses - Appetite for Destruction [4] R.E.M. - Document [5] Michael Jackson - Bad [6] The Smiths - Strangeways, Here We Come [7] Sonic Youth - Sister [8] Tom Waits - Franks Wild Years [9] Swans - C...
by Moonbeam
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

And here are the song results! [1] U2 - "With or Without You": 28 votes, 1303.66 points [2] The Cure - "Just Like Heaven": 32 votes, 1299.74 points [3] Guns N' Roses - "Sweet Child O' Mine": 28 votes, 1259.75 points [4] R.E.M. - "It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)": 29 votes, ...
by Moonbeam
Fri Oct 04, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Preliminary song list: [1] Prince - Anna Stesia [2] Mylène Farmer - Sans logique [3] Prince - Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic [4] Prince - Positivity [5] Prince - I Wish U Heaven [6] Prince - Eye No [7] Mylène Farmer - Pourvu qu'elles soient douces [8] Tracy Chapman - Fast Car [9] Erasure - A Little Resp...
by Moonbeam
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Preliminary album list: [1] Prince - Lovesexy [2] Mylène Farmer - Ainsi soit je… [3] Roxette - Look Sharp! [4] Siouxsie and the Banshees - Peepshow [5] Pet Shop Boys - Introspective [6] The Sugarcubes - Life's Too Good [7] Sade - Stronger Than Pride [8] Erasure - The Innocents [9] Sandra - Into a Se...
by Moonbeam
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Regarding "Blue Monday '88", I am going to combine its points with the original 1983 version. That means if you voted for the 1983 version, I won't count a vote for you for "Blue Monday '88". Didn't "Blue Monday" already qualify for the final poll? It doesn't need the points at that point. That's r...
by Moonbeam
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

The album results are ready! There were 40 votes, not a bad turnout. [1] U2 - The Joshua Tree : 28 votes, 1670.45 points [2] Prince - Sign "☮" the Times : 32 votes, 1629.76 points [3] Guns N' Roses - Appetite for Destruction : 25 votes, 1463.29 points [4] R.E.M. - Document : 26 votes, 1134.06 points...
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

phil wrote:
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:20 pm
Late songs list:

18 | The Cure | Burn
This one's from 1994.
by Moonbeam
Thu Oct 03, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

CupOfDreams, we seem to have very similar tastes, it's impressive ! In bold are albums that made my top 25. Need to run a correlation analysis :) 1987 Albums 1) Swans - Children of God 2) R.E.M. - Document 3) Sisters of Mercy - Floodland 4) Pixies - Come On Pilgrim (EP) 5) Sonic Youth - Sister 6) D...
by Moonbeam
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Regarding "Blue Monday '88", I am going to combine its points with the original 1983 version. That means if you voted for the 1983 version, I won't count a vote for you for "Blue Monday '88".
by Moonbeam
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

I'm not going to be able to compile all the lists until at least tomorrow, so any late lists would be welcome!
by Moonbeam
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Father2TheMan wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 2:32 am
ALBUMS
23. Charlie Peacock | West Coast Diaries Volume 1
This one is from 1990 as far as I can see (though Wikipedia lists it as a 1988 album).
by Moonbeam
Wed Oct 02, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

antonius wrote:
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:35 pm
SONGS
20. Public Eenemy - Black Steel in the hour of Chaos
Keep this one for 1988!
by Moonbeam
Tue Oct 01, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Come one, come all to the poll that will celebrate the yellowest decade of them all, the 1980s! :happy-partydance: What's better than one 8? Two 8s! Let's celebrate all things 1988 in this poll. https://thumbs.gfycat.com/PlainEasyFiddlercrab-small.gif A few things remain the same with the decade pol...
by Moonbeam
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 3045

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

Beach House - Walk in the Park : 7.5 vs. Beach House - Silver Soul: 6.5 Interesting to see these paired! Teen Dream is a good album but I don't think I've listened to it since 2010. "Walk in the Park" is a winner, though, and it reminds me that though I may have moved away from indie a bit, there a...
by Moonbeam
Sat Sep 28, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 39
Views: 3045

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

Going to listen to these on the plane and get some last minute votes in.

Excited for this!
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 234
Views: 143800

Re: Albums of 2019

:o :o :o :o :o A 6-disc super deluxe 1999 is on its way in November! Moonbeam, what do you think of this rarities lineup? Disc: 3 1. Feel U Up 2. Irresistible Bitch 3. Money Don't Grow On Trees 4. Vagina 5. Rearrange 6. Bold Generation 7. Colleen 8. International Lover (Take 1) [Live In Studio] 9. ...
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 34
Views: 2469

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

Went with this: 1. What are the 10 best albums of 2010-2019? #1 : Jenny Wilson: Exorcism #2 : Sufjan Stevens: The Age of Adz #3 : Bat for Lashes: The Bride #4 : Janelle Monáe: Dirty Computer #5 : Javiera Mena: Mena #6 : Janelle Monáe: The ArchAndroid #7 : LCD Soundsystem: This Is Happening #8 : iama...
by Moonbeam
Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 15250

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Javiera Mena - "Luz de piedra de luna" (bubbling, 2010)
by Moonbeam
Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 15250

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Chairlift - "Amanaemonesia" (#108 of 2011)
by Moonbeam
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations
Replies: 193
Views: 15250

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Nominations

Christine and the Queens - "Doesn't Matter" (#59 of 2018)
by Moonbeam
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 234
Views: 143800

Re: Albums of 2019

:o :o :o :o :o

A 6-disc super deluxe 1999 is on its way in November!

https://funkatopia.com/funk-news/1999-deluxe-reissue/

:o :o :o :o :o

Get hyped!
1999 arcade.jpg
by Moonbeam
Fri Sep 06, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

jade.palooka wrote:
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:40 pm

TEEN POLL REPLEDIT: Mandy Smith on #1, Moonie. But then Debbie on #2.
Never heard of Mandy on this side of the mall, er, Atlantic, umm Indian, now, I guess!
by Moonbeam
Fri Sep 06, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 234
Views: 143800

Re: Albums of 2019

Essential Lana Del Rey | Norman Fucking Rockwell! Xiu Xiu | Girl With Basket of Fruit Weyes Blood | Titanic Rising Jai Paul | Leak 04-13 (Bait Ones) Beyoncé | Homecoming: The Live Album Glad to see you like Jai Paul as much as I do! Haven't heard any Xiu Xiu albums aside from Fabulous Muscles , whi...
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1987 Poll
Replies: 0
Views: 1753

Recommendation Thread: 1987 Poll

Use this thread to post recommendations for 1987! Album and song recommendations are welcome. :happy-partydance:

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by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

There isn't a topic for recommendations, so I'll post it here, even though it should be too well-known to recommend it. Still, it's worth a mention since nobody here has ranked it yet: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybGOT4d2Hs8 Napalm Death - You Suffer If this song does not rank on our song list ...
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

mileswide wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:16 pm

22. The Pogues - Streets of Sorrow/Birmingham Six
I can only find this listed with the If I Should Fall From Grace With God album from 1988. Do you have a source for 1987?
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

99. Fleetwood Mac - Crystal 108. Heart - (Love Me Like Music) I'll Be Your Song These are from the 70s as far as I can tell, "Crystal" from 1975 and "(Love Me Like Music) I'll Be Your Song" from 1976. Are you referring to specific live versions? 82. U2 and BB King - When Love Comes To Town 119. The...
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

For the record, I'm not sure which side of the mall I sit on. Based on their 1987 albums, I'd give Debbie Gibson the nod, but I prefer Tiffany's second album to Debbie's. Will have to listen to their third albums to make my choice.
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Preliminary song list: [1] Prince - The Cross [2] Stevie Wonder - My Eyes Don't Cry [3] Prince - Sign o' the Times [4] The Smiths - Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me [5] Prince - Starfish and Coffee [6] Mylène Farmer - Sans contrefaçon [7] Michael Jackson - Leave Me Alone [8] Prince - Stran...
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Preliminary album list: [1] Prince - Sign o' the Times [2] The Smiths - Strangeways, Here We Come [3] Michael Jackson - Bad [4] Eurythmics - Savage [5] The Cure - Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me [6] Jody Watley - Jody Watley [7] Depeche Mode - Music for the Masses [8] INXS - Kick [9] George Michael - Fait...
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of the 1980s Poll: Yearly Results and Links
Replies: 8
Views: 21282

Re: Albums and Songs of the 1980s Poll: Yearly Results and Links

1986 automatic qualifiers: Albums: [1] The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead [2] Paul Simon - Graceland [3] Peter Gabriel - So [4] Metallica - Master of Puppets [5] R.E.M. - Lifes Rich Pageant [6] XTC - Skylarking [7] Beastie Boys - Licensed to Ill [8] Talk Talk - The Colour of Spring [9] Prince and The Re...
by Moonbeam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20409

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

And here are the song results! [1] The Smiths - "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out": 34 votes, 2001.6 points [2] Prince and the Revolution - "Kiss": 29 votes, 1116.2 points [3] Crowded House - "Don't Dream It's Over": 29 votes, 911.21 points [4] New Order - "Bizarre Love Triangle": 30 votes, 819....
by Moonbeam
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20409

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

The album results are ready! There were 39 votes, not as many as I would like but not too bad. [1] The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead : 32 votes, 2234.88 points [2] Paul Simon - Graceland : 22 votes, 1245.33 points [3] Peter Gabriel - So : 23 votes, 896.7 points [4] Metallica - Master of Puppets : 19 vo...
by Moonbeam
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20409

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

The poll is closed! Results soon!
by Moonbeam
Mon Sep 02, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20409

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

Father2TheMan wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 12:00 am
317. Altar Boys | Human Sound
I can only find a source for 1987 for this.
by Moonbeam
Mon Sep 02, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 234
Views: 143800

Re: Albums of 2019

I haven't dug in too much for 2019 releases as I've been mostly listening based on the 80s poll and a neon pop project I started at RYM. That said, here's how I'd rank the albums I've heard from 2019 so far: All-time great: 1. Prince - Originals Awesome: 2. Jenny Wilson - TRAUMA 3. Jai Paul - Leak 0...
by Moonbeam
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 20409

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

I know time is out, but can I have another couple of hours for my list? I won't be able to do the rollout until tomorrow at the earliest. I know you got your list in, but I'm hoping for more. We're currently 3 song lists short of the lowest so far for the 80s and tied for the lowest number of album...