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by nicolas
Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2009 Poll
Replies: 46
Views: 1137

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: 2750

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: 2750

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: 16
Views: 391

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: 758
Views: 45193

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: 758
Views: 45193

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: 1527

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: 1527

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: 758
Views: 45193

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: 758
Views: 45193

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: 2750

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: 758
Views: 45193

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: 758
Views: 45193

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: 87
Views: 3426

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: 4769

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: 34475

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: 4528

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: 4528

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: 34475

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: 34475

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: 6530

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: 8509

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: 9651

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: 1898

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: 3453

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: 8477

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: 3453

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: 3453

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: 9651

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: 12191

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: 12191

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: 12191

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: 1512

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: 12191

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: 12191

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: 12191

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: 12191

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
by nicolas
Sun Dec 04, 2016 2:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016 - Nominations
Replies: 29
Views: 2493

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016 - Nominations

The Divine Comedy - Foreverland
by nicolas
Sun Nov 06, 2016 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

50s albums last (and final) list 1 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 2 . Georges Brassens | n°4 (Je me suis fait tout petit) 3 . Georges Brassens | n°3 (Les Sabots d'Hélène) 4 . Boris Vian | Chansons possibles et impossibles 5 . Georges Brassens | n°5 (Oncle Archibald) 6 . Chet Baker...
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Great lists so far !So happy to some from the likes of Brad, Honorio, Miguel, Mindrocker and all the old regulars !! Happy to hear from you :greetings-waveyellow: :greetings-waveyellow: PS to Honorio and Miguel : I'm just back from Sevilla, what a great place (my favorite Spanish town so far). And 3...
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

And you're actually early since I extended the deadline to November 5th


So please, if you can, don't take my albums list, because I"m listening to Masterpieces by Ellington and it deserves its name !!
I might post another list before the 6th (but just one, sorry :( ) Thanks in advance !!!
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

.... and an edited album list with a few additions and corrections (2 albums in the previous list were,nt from the 50s). Hope you didn't add the first one. good luck and thanks for hosting this poll !!!! 1 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 2 . Georges Brassens | n°4 (Je me suis fait ...
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 12:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

After the gong : my 50s songs list if you have time to include it :D 1 . Georges Brassens | Le Gorille 2 . Georges Brassens | La Marine 3 . Ray Charles | What'd I Say 4 . Boris Vian | Le Déserteur 5 . Georges Brassens | Je m'suis fait tout petit 6 . Henri Salvador | Dans mon île 7 . Chuck Berry | Jo...
by nicolas
Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Sorry but I won't have time for 50s songs. family and Halloween first. see you !!!
by nicolas
Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Here's my album lisy for the 50s 1 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 2 . Georges Brassens | n°4 (Je me suis fait tout petit) 3 . Georges Brassens | n°3 (Les Sabots d'Hélène) 4 . Boris Vian | Chansons possibles et impossibles 5 . Georges Brassens | n°5 (Oncle Archibald) 6 . Chet Baker...
by nicolas
Mon Oct 17, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 12931

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Hi, I might have time to post a list or two before the 25th but in case I fail to, please add my old lists because they won't change much anyway. Thanks ! Looking forward to seeing the results !
by nicolas
Sat Oct 15, 2016 6:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature!
Replies: 35
Views: 2922

Re: Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature!

Very good decision. Now the Nobel Prize jury génération likes rock
by nicolas
Sat Oct 15, 2016 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When will the next AM update be?
Replies: 62
Views: 6106

Re: When will the next AM update be?

Thanks Henrik for the update ! God it"s been a while since the last time I visited the site. BTW, thank you Nassim for your happy birthday but I just saw it today !!! Désolé !!!
by nicolas
Tue May 10, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread
Replies: 52
Views: 4942

Re: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread

Bruce Springsteen once talked about "the humor and gravity of country music" and that's what I love too in that kind of music
by nicolas
Thu May 05, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread
Replies: 52
Views: 4942

Re: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread

Great list Dan ! (as always).

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