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by nicolas
Mon May 07, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: New site update in spring ... and then?
Replies: 51
Views: 3788

Re: New site update in spring ... and then?

Henrik I read this yesterday and it left me speechless. I couldn't write a line (and I also had a shitload of class preparations to do :D ) Like so many said, it left me with mixed emotions : sadness, release (like Dan said in such a beautiful manner). Acclaimed Music changed my life, it's a part of...
by nicolas
Wed Feb 28, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll
Replies: 94
Views: 3652

Re: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll

albums 1 | The Black Crowes | Shake Your Money Maker 2 | Sonic Youth | Goo 3 | A Tribe Called Quest | People's Instinctive Travels and The Paths of Rhythm 4 | Neil Young | Ragged Glory 5 | Pixies | Bossanova 6 | Public Enemy | Fear Of A Black Planet 7 | Megadeth | Rust In Peace 8 | Lou Reed & J...
by nicolas
Wed Feb 28, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll
Replies: 94
Views: 3652

Re: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll

Songs 1 | Sonic Youth | Tunic 2 | The Black Crowes | Hard To Handle 3 | Goran Bregovic & Vaska Jankovska | Ederlezi 4 | A Tribe Called Quest | Luck Of Lucien 5 | Pixies | Velouria 6 | Neil Young | Country Home 7 | Brave Old World | Brave Old Sirbas 8 | Public Enemy | Welcome to the Terrordome 9...
by nicolas
Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women
Replies: 282
Views: 11816

Re: AMF's Top 1000 Songs by Women

Just one word : this is AWESOME !!!

Thanks a lot !!
by nicolas
Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll
Replies: 94
Views: 3652

Re: Songs and Albums of 1990 Poll

by nicolas
Thu Feb 15, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 12790

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Song Deadline February 15)

Songs 1 . Billie Holiday | Strange fruit 2 . Iris DeMent | Let The Mystery Be 3 . Bobbie Gentry | Ode To Billie Joe 4 . Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto | The Girl From Ipanema 5 . Barbara | Nantes 6 . Aretha Franklin | Think 7 . Les Rita Mitsouko | Marcia Baila 8 . Björk | Bachelorette 9 . Edith Piaf...
by nicolas
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women
Replies: 126
Views: 5712

Re: AMF's Top 250 Albums by Women

Great rollout so far!
by nicolas
Wed Jan 31, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread
Replies: 86
Views: 4934

Re: AMF Favorite Albums + Songs of 2017 ~ List Thread

albums 1 . Kamasi Washington | Harmony of Difference 2 . Albin de La Simone | L'un de nous 3 . Ondatrópica | Baile Bucanero 4 . Saz'iso | At Least Wave your Handkerchief at Me 5 . Mount Eerie | A Crow Looked At Me 6 . Girma Bèyènè & Akalé Wubé | Ethiopiques 30 : Mistakes on Purpose 7 . Sleaford...
by nicolas
Wed Jan 31, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 12790

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

Albums 1 . Millie Jackson | Caught Up 2 . Björk | Homogenic 3 . Cesária Evora | Miss Perfumado 4 . Björk | Post 5 . Antony & The Johnsons | The Crying Light 6 . Antony & The Johnsons | I Am A Bird Now 7 . Janelle Monáe | The Archandroid 8 . Aretha Franklin | I Never Loved A Man The Way I Lo...
by nicolas
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 12790

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Album Deadline January 31)

Henrik, your list is great !! Adding a spotify playlist really helps...
by nicolas
Fri Dec 29, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (Artist Deadline March 18)
Replies: 219
Views: 12790

Re: Women in Music All-Time Lists - Submissions (First Deadline December 31)

I'm working hard on my songs list but I'll only publish it in january
Till then..

by nicolas
Sun Dec 17, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Johnny Hallyday (1943-2017)
Replies: 12
Views: 792

Re: R.I.P. Johnny Hallyday (1943-2017)

Is Hallyday to France as the Tragically Hip is to Canada? Is there even a parallel in the USA? (Maybe Bruce? Tom Petty had kind of a similar nationwide reaction). Clearly, the parallel with Bruce Springsteen is the better you can do. Romain, I can't let you say that :angry-nono: I never liked Johnn...
by nicolas
Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 73
Views: 5416

Re: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll

by nicolas
Tue Oct 31, 2017 2:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2008 Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 8081

Re: Songs and Albums of 2008 Poll

Songs 1. Fleet Foxes - White Winter Hymnal 2. The Hold steady - Lord I'm discouraged (one of my all time favorite guitar solos) 3. Drive-by Truckers - Perfect Timing 4. Toumani Diabaté - Kaounding Cissoko 5. Fleet Foxes - Tiger Mountain Peasant Song 6. The Tallest Man on Earth – I Won’t Be Found 7. ...
by nicolas
Tue Oct 31, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2008 Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 8081

Re: Songs and Albums of 2008 Poll

Albums 1 . Fleet Foxes | Fleet Foxes 2 . The Hold Steady | Stay Positive 3 . Toumani Diabaté | The Mandé Variations 4 . Drive-By Truckers | Brighter Than Creation's Dark 5 . Vampire Weekend | Vampire Weekend 6 . Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | Dig Lazarus Dig!!! 7 . The Tallest Man On Earth | Shallo...
by nicolas
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Let It Bleed (1969)
Replies: 17
Views: 1250

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Let It Bleed (1969)

Hello :greetings-waveyellow:
Autumn break, so I can play :music-rockon:

1. Love In Vain
2. Gimme shelter
3. You Can't Always..
4. Country Honk
5. Let It Bleed
6. Live With me
7. Monkey man
8. You Got the Sliver
9. Midnight Rambler
by nicolas
Wed Oct 18, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88228

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Kanye West above What's Going On is quite a shock :o
by nicolas
Tue Oct 17, 2017 4:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88228

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

I totally agree with Gillingham.
NO SPOILERS please, if you want to drop names of albums which haven"t showed up please go to the prediction thread ! :angry-nono:
by nicolas
Sun Oct 15, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM demographics poll 2017 - genders
Replies: 35
Views: 3272

Re: AM demographics poll 2017 - genders

netjade... I remember the day we met in real life with greg in 2009, a few days before he came to paris, we asked netjade if she would like to come along and meet us in Paris. That's when he made his coming out as a guy... But he didn't come to Paris eventually.
by nicolas
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM demographics poll 2017 - genders
Replies: 35
Views: 3272

Re: AM demographics poll 2017 - genders

Hey guys, are your girlfriends / wives / sisters / mothers fond of LISTS ?
My wife hates lists.
by nicolas
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88228

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Really thought Love - Forever Changes would be in the top 15. Must be all the youngins' Well, it's a great album with a great sound and excellent songs, but IMO I don't think it's an all time top 15 album (79 for me). And I'm not a youngin' :D It's a little overestimated by critics and hipsters jus...
by nicolas
Sun Oct 08, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88228

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

I tend to be like your girlfriend. Well, if a song is a song, it has words, so they should matter, otherwise why not doing an instrumental ?? Being a musical and litterary guy, I love both. I think a song is good if it has that balance between music and lyrics, and that's why I love the singer/songw...
by nicolas
Mon Oct 02, 2017 4:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2008 Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 8081

Re: Songs and Albums of 2008 Poll

Here's my list in progress.
by nicolas
Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88228

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

Happy to see there's still some classic rock masterpieces in a forum that has always been a bit indie-oriented. (Cosmo's Factory, Nebraska, Talking Book). Those albums lost some ground compared to 2014, but maybe it"s because the voters are younger (and that there are albums from the last 3 yea...
by nicolas
Sat Sep 30, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS
Replies: 760
Views: 88228

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- RESULTS

WOW ! I don't come often here these days (alas) but I'm really impressed by how, with every new poll, the presentation gets better (and more time consuming too). FANTASTIC idea to post the top 1000 covers, bringing into light so many albums (and voters too). And it takes its time to unveil, over wee...
by nicolas
Sat Sep 30, 2017 1:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2007 Poll
Replies: 88
Views: 8304

Re: Songs and Albums of 2007 Poll

2007 was the year I discovered the forum (10 years !!) in July. And in November my son was born. Memorable year. albums 1 . Wilco | Sky Blue Sky 2 . LCD Soundsystem | Sound Of Silver 3 . Josh Ritter | The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter 4 . Abbey Lincoln | Abbey Sings Abbey 5 . The National | Bo...
by nicolas
Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2006 Poll
Replies: 95
Views: 10167

Re: Songs and Albums of 2006 Poll

Albums 1 . Tom Waits | Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers and Bastards 2 . Bruce Springsteen | We Shall Overcome 3 . Bruce Springsteen | Hammersmith Odeon, London '75 4 . The Divine Comedy | Victory For The Comic Muse 5 . Anouar Brahem | Le Voyage de Sahar 6 . Joanna Newsom | Ys 7 . The Hold Steady | Boys ...
by nicolas
Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 55070

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Thanks guys ! Tabulation is always a very hard task.
by nicolas
Sun Jul 30, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll
Replies: 78
Views: 9551

Re: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll

albums 1 . Sufjan Stevens | Illinois 2 . Antony & The Johnsons | I Am A Bird Now 3 . Richard Hawley | Coles Corner 4 . Bright Eyes | I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning 5 . Andrew Bird | Andrew Bird and the Mysterious Production of Eggs 6 . Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings | Naturally 7 . Konono n°1 | ...
by nicolas
Fri Jul 21, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll
Replies: 78
Views: 9551

Re: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll

The 2000s are poor years for me. Not many albums deserving to appear here and few correlation with the critics

Here's my list in progess (that shouldn't change much until the 31st
by nicolas
Sat Jul 01, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 55070

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Sorry for being late ... 1 . Robert Wyatt | Rock Bottom 2 . The Divine Comedy | Promenade 3 . The Beatles | Abbey Road 4 . Bruce Springsteen | Born to Run 5 . The Beatles | The Beatles (White Album) 6 . Marvin Gaye | What's Going On ? 7 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 8 . Jacques B...
by nicolas
Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 55070

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Hi !

I will publish my ballott on the 30th. But here's my current list (at least the top 313)
by nicolas
Wed May 31, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 12641

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

Albums 1. Fabulous Trobadors - Duels de tchatche et autres trucs du folklore toulousain 2. OutKast - Speakerboxxx / The Love Below 3. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan 4.The Coral - Magic and Medicine 5. Lucinda Williams - World Without Tears 6. Drive-By Truckers - Decoration Day 7. The White Stripes - Elep...
by nicolas
Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 15215

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

Albums 1 . The Strokes | Is This It ? 2 . Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | No More Shall We Part 3 . Gillian Welch | Time (The Revelator) 4 . Lucinda Williams | Essence 5 . Dominique A | Auguri 6 . Daft Punk | Discovery 7 . Bob Dylan | Love & Theft 8 . Muse | Origin of Symmetry 9 . Ryan Adams | ...
by nicolas
Tue Feb 28, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll
Replies: 112
Views: 15890

Re: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll

albums 1 . Johnny Cash | American III : Solitary Man 2 . Grandaddy | The Sophtware Slump 3 . Various Artists (Original Soundtrack) | O Brother, Where Art Thou ? 4 . OutKast | Stankonia 5 . Amon Tobin | Supermodified 6 . Elliott Smith | Figure 8 7 . Henri Salvador | Chambre avec vue 8 . Various Arti...
by nicolas
Wed Feb 08, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2016 Demographics Topic
Replies: 18
Views: 3162

Re: AMF 2016 Demographics Topic

Hi My name is ...Nicolas and I'm a46 year old teacher from Paris, France. Married, 2 kids (12 and 9 years old). I've been a forum member for almost 10 years now (july 2007) and as you probably know I've met and become friends in real life with a few AMers. My RYM pseudo is niclejeune I also sing and...
by nicolas
Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Another AMF meeting !
Replies: 42
Views: 5548

Re: Another AMF meeting !

Sorry for the baaaaaad overxposed photo but we were running out of time and Moonbeam had to catch his plane !
by nicolas
Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums of 2016 -- RESULTS
Replies: 87
Views: 15436

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums of 2016 -- RESULTS

Thanks for these results notbrianeno !
by nicolas
Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Another AMF meeting !
Replies: 42
Views: 5548

Re: Another AMF meeting !

:D :D :whistle: :D

I discovered a great song called "Julia" on the 1984 album thanks to Moonbeam !
by nicolas
Sun Feb 05, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Another AMF meeting !
Replies: 42
Views: 5548

Another AMF meeting !

Hi folks, Friday night I had the pleasure to meet one of the most faithful AM fans from Australia : Mooooonbeaaaaaaam !! He was in France for his job, invited by Montpellier University (in the south of the country), but he had time to drop by and meet us here in Paris before taking his plane back to...
by nicolas
Fri Feb 03, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll
Replies: 112
Views: 15890

Re: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll

by nicolas
Fri Feb 03, 2017 5:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 20565

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

Take your time notbrianeno !
Compiling a poll this big is a tricky job and it takes time to check for double entries or missing data.
But it is very exciting ! !
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 20565

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

Songs 1 . The Divine Comedy | Catherine The Great 2 . Weyes Blood | Do You Need My Love 3 . David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away 4 . The Avalanches | Frankie Sinatra 5 . The Divine Comedy | To The Rescue 6 . Naïssam Jalal & The Rhythms of Resistance | C4 : Hob Wa Harb 7 . The Divine Comed...
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 20565

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

Albums 1 . David Bowie | Blackstar 2 . Weyes Blood | Front Row Seat To Earth 3 . The Divine Comedy | Foreverland 4 . Naïssam Jalal & The Rhythms of Resistance | Almot Wala Almazala (a French/Syrian oriental jazz flute player) 5 . Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | Skeleton Tree 6 . A Tribe Called ...
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016: Voting thread
Replies: 16
Views: 2296

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016: Voting thread

I'll also send you alist, although uncomplete
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 20565

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

Jirin wrote:Again must express surprise that nobody else on the forum took to Ghosts of Highway 20.


Just wait. :D
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 20565

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

notbrianeno wrote:12 hours remaining!


notbrianeno, what time does the poll close ? European ? American ? Australian ? I don't want to miss it. I still have a few adjustments to make to my lists.
by nicolas
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 20565

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

Hi

My song list is still under construction, but here is the Spotify playlist
And my album list is still in process too

by nicolas
Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 20565

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

Thanks for hosting this long-awaited poll !

this is my undergoing list. I will post it in late january

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