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by Nick
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:23 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: TheNeedleDrop (US): Top 100 Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 5
Views: 175

Re: TheNeedleDrop (US): Top 100 Songs of the 2010s

I'm pretty sure the only Needle Drop lists that are AM eligible are the ones in his classic series (even though I personally think all his lists should be eligible. If Piero Scaruffi's ratings are AM eligible and he's a single critic, then I don't see why Anthony Fantano, who is arguably the single ...
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: All-Time Albums Poll [2011]
Replies: 21
Views: 12847

Re: All-Time Albums Poll [2011]

Does anyone have how many people were involved in this poll? Like the number of participants? Here's the old voting thread: http://pub37.bravenet.com/forum/static/show.php?usernum=3172289350&frmid=10&msgid=1165962&cmd=show You're gonna have to count the number of ballots yourself though :whistle:
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 18238

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

The Inductees Depeche Mode The Doobie Brothers Whitney Houston Nine Inch Nails The Notorious B.I.G. T. Rex This is actually a great group. Swap out The Doobies and Whitney for Todd Rundgren and Kraftwerk and this would’ve been my exact list. And The Doobie Brothers and Whitney Houston are definitel...
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: You Guys Will Find This Hard To Believe
Replies: 2
Views: 124

Re: You Guys Will Find This Hard To Believe

How do you like the album version compared to the single version?
by Nick
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 7
Views: 247

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

I've only heard one album from this year, Georgia's Seeking Thrills . It's a good album, but not a great album. It's pretty dancey, which you probably know if you're familiar with her genuinely great 2019 breakout single "About Work the Dancefloor". The rest of the album isn't quite up to the level ...
by Nick
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Semifinals
Replies: 21
Views: 303

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Semifinals

2. Walk in the Park > 4. Higgs Boson Blues

1. Fists of Fury > 3. Cold Little Heart
by Nick
Tue Jan 07, 2020 1:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2018 update
Replies: 259
Views: 252309

Re: Errors in the 2018 update

The Shugo Tokumaru album "Exit" was released in 2007, not 2008.

https://rateyourmusic.com/artist/shugo_tokumaru
by Nick
Sat Jan 04, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Quarterfinals
Replies: 29
Views: 881

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Quarterfinals

Walk in the Park

Higgs Boson Blues

Every Time the Sun Comes Up

Fists of Fury
by Nick
Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Anthony Fantano (USA) The Needle Drop: Classic Albums (2020)
Replies: 0
Views: 564

Anthony Fantano (USA) The Needle Drop: Classic Albums (2020)

Fantano's classic album lists are deemed AM valid, so I'll be posting his latest additions to the list here. So far we have... Janet Jackson- The Velvet Rope Talk Talk- Laughing Stock Converge- Jane Doe My Chemical Romance- The Black Parade Clipse- Hell Hath No Fury https://www.youtube.com/playlist?...
by Nick
Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Anthony Fantano (USA) The Needle Drop: Classic Albums (2019)
Replies: 0
Views: 507

Anthony Fantano (USA) The Needle Drop: Classic Albums (2019)

Fantano's classic album lists are deemed AM valid, so I'll be posting his 2019 additions here...

The Postal Service- Give Up
Sleater-Kinney- The Woods
Cannibal Ox- The Cold Vein
Burial- Untrue
System of a Down- Toxicity

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=P ... yS4wfLFGIN
by Nick
Fri Jan 03, 2020 4:21 am
Forum: Poll creations
Topic: Best LCD Soundsystem Album?
Replies: 3
Views: 905

Re: Best LCD Soundsystem Album?

Sound of Silver > This Is Happening >> LCD Soundsystem >>>> American Dream

Just my opinion though.
by Nick
Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 65
Views: 2892

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

acroamor wrote:
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:12 pm


I do have one formatting request though, unless others disagree. When listing a song with a featured artist, could you list it in the format:

Artist Name - Song Name (feat. Featured Artist)
My lists have just been updated to reflect the proper format.
by Nick
Mon Dec 30, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 65
Views: 2892

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

Songs: 1. Weyes Blood - Andromeda 2. Sharon Van Etten - Seventeen 3. Four Tet - Only Human 4. Weyes Blood - Movies 5. Lil Nas X - Old Town Road (Remix) (feat. Billy Ray Cyrus) 6. Weyes Blood - Everyday 7. Lizzo - Juice 8. Tame Impala - Patience 9. Charly Bliss - Capacity 10. Freddie Gibbs and Madli...
by Nick
Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Final 16
Replies: 21
Views: 1998

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Final 16

Beach House - Walk in the Park

The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling

Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You

Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow

Sharon Van Etten - Every Time the Sun Comes Up

Beach House - Space Song

Alvvays - In Undertow

Kamasi Washington - Fists of Fury
by Nick
Thu Dec 26, 2019 4:30 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 48
Views: 23553

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Thanks Harold! Merry Christmas and happy holidays to you too!
by Nick
Tue Dec 24, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 48
Views: 23553

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Not to be “that guy” (but I guess I’m gonna be “that guy”), but is there any chance of an update on this spreadsheet and the EOD songs spreadsheet in the near-ish future? I've been focusing on the EOY albums spreadsheet. I'll try to post an update before the New Year, but no guarantees. Thanks Haro...
by Nick
Tue Dec 24, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 48
Views: 23553

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Not to be “that guy” (but I guess I’m gonna be “that guy”), but is there any chance of an update on this spreadsheet and the EOD songs spreadsheet in the near-ish future? For the songs list, there are not many changes in the top 100, so I’m hoping another list will come in the next few days. Thanks...
by Nick
Tue Dec 24, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 48
Views: 23553

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Not to be “that guy” (but I guess I’m gonna be “that guy”), but is there any chance of an update on this spreadsheet and the EOD songs spreadsheet in the near-ish future?
by Nick
Sat Dec 21, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 2
Replies: 22
Views: 2449

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 2

Sharon Van Etten - Every Time the Sun Comes Up

Ezra Furman - Restless Year

Beach House - Space Song

Michael Kiwanuka - Cold Little Heart

The xx - I Dare You

Alvvays - In Undertow

LCD Soundsystem - How Do You Sleep

Kamasi Washington - Fists of Fury
by Nick
Sat Dec 14, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 2462

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

Beach House - Walk in the Park

LCD Soundsystem - Home

TV on the Radio - Will Do

The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling

Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You

My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow

Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow

Swans - A Little God in My Hands
by Nick
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

Re: EOY 2019 - Rolling Stone (US)

Chris K. wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:29 pm
Sweepstakes Ron wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:02 pm
Cold Butterfly wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:59 pm

ok boomer
ok loomer
ok tumor
OK Computer
by Nick
Sat Dec 07, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 4
Replies: 24
Views: 3262

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 4

Danny Brown - Ain't It Funny

Craig Finn - God in Chicago

Alvvays - In Undertow

The War on Drugs - Pain

LCD Soundsystem - How Do You Sleep?

Let's Eat Grandma - Falling Into Me

Kamasi Washington - Fists of Fury

Robyn - Ever Again
by Nick
Wed Dec 04, 2019 2:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone decade list game
Replies: 22
Views: 7878

Re: Rolling Stone decade list game

mileswide wrote:
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:16 pm
Moon Shaped Pool placing at 22? It's a fix!
And Invasion of Privacy just one spot different too!
by Nick
Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Paste (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 1977

EOY 2019 - Paste (US)

https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2019/12/best-albums-of-2019.html 1: Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising 2: Angel Olsen - All Mirrors 3: Sharon Van Etten - Remind Me Tomorrow 4: Big Thief - Two Hands 5: FKA twigs - MAGDALENE 6: Brittany Howard - Jaime 7: Carly Rae Jepsen - Dedicated 8: Julia Jacklin ...
by Nick
Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-December '19, The Beatles!
Replies: 37
Views: 6336

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-December '19, The Beatles!

Albums:

1. Revolver
2. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
3. The Beatles [White Album]
4. Abbey Road
5. Rubber Soul
6. A Hard Day's Night
7. Help!
8. Let It Be
9. Magical Mystery Tour
10. Please Please Me
11. With the Beatles
12. Beatles for Sale
13. Yellow Submarine
by Nick
Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 3
Replies: 27
Views: 5270

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 3

Sharon Van Etten - Every Time the Sun Comes Up

SBTRKT ft. Ezra Koenig - NEW DORP. NEW YORK

blur - Ong Ong

Destroyer - Times Square

Beach House - Space Song

Car Seat Headrest - Vincent

Beyonce - All Night

Michael Kiwanuka - Cold Little Heart
by Nick
Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: NME (UK) - Greatest Albums of The Decade: The 2010s
Replies: 16
Views: 4722

Re: NME (UK) - Greatest Albums of The Decade: The 2010s

I'll say this: It's unmistakably an NME list!
by Nick
Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Deluxe Newspaper (?)
Replies: 2
Views: 2039

Re: EOY 2019 - Deluxe Newspaper (?)

JohnnyBGoode wrote:
Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:35 pm
Pretty sure = Drift record shop (which I'd already posted for info). Link on Deluxe takes you to Drift & vice versa so almost certainly ineligible https://driftrecords.com/collections/re ... -year-2019
Good catch. It definitely looks ineligible then.
by Nick
Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Deluxe Newspaper (?)
Replies: 2
Views: 2039

EOY 2019 - Deluxe Newspaper (?)

Is this eligible? It appears to be a print publication, but its affiliation with record stores might cause it some trouble. Also, a cursory glance at that site doesn’t tell me where it’s based. https://deluxenewspaper.com/deluxe-19 100 Tycho - Weather 99 Wovoka Gentle - Start Clanging Cymbals 98 Dam...
by Nick
Mon Nov 25, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 26
Views: 7537

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 2

Death Grips - Hacker

Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You

My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow

David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)

Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow

Daft Punk - Giorgio by Moroder

Clean Bandit - Rather Be

Swans - A Little God in My Hands
by Nick
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?
Replies: 30
Views: 8568

Re: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?

@Nick & PlasticRam - Blonde and Anti are masterpieces imo. Both played a huge part of my life when I was younger, and still do to this day. Both are perfect examples of some of the most adventurous "pop" music of the century, if we're being honest. Eh, with all due respect I'm not really hearing it...
by Nick
Tue Nov 19, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?
Replies: 30
Views: 8568

Re: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?

Blonde is a pretty good album that has been vastly overrated by fans and critics. It’s nowhere near as good as Channel Orange and doesn’t deserve to be in the decade’s top 100 albums, much less in the top 3. Anti is a mediocre pop album. Echoing acroamor, Ordinary Corrupt Human Love is almost as goo...
by Nick
Tue Nov 19, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 6
Views: 2629

Re: TIME Magazine (US) : The 10 Best Songs of the 2010s

Dear God, please let this be ineligible.
by Nick
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Radio 1 : The Best 100 Songs of the Decade (Germany)
Replies: 6
Views: 3352

Re: Radio 1 : The Best 100 Songs of the Decade (Germany)

Federico wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 5:27 pm

4 David Bowie Blackstar
42 Arcade Fire Reflektor
51 David Bowie Lazarus
I'm especially happy to see these show up, for such acclaimed songs, it feels like they've been sorely neglected this list season.
by Nick
Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 29
Views: 8546

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 1

Beach House - Walk in the Park

Crystal Castles - Celestica

LCD Soundsystem - Home

The Vaccines - Post-Breakup Sex

TV on the Radio - Will Do

Wilco - Art of Almost

Thee Oh Sees - The Dream

The Black Keys - Gold on the Ceiling
by Nick
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 8
Replies: 33
Views: 7458

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 8

LCD Soundsystem - How Do You Sleep? vs. Post Malone ft. 21 Savage - Rockstar Amen Dunes - Miki Dora vs. U.S. Girls - Rosebud Parquet Courts - Almost Had to Start a Fight/In and Out of Patience vs. King Princess - 1950 Let's Eat Grandma - Falling Into Me vs. Sunflower Bean - Twentytwo Kamasi Washing...
by Nick
Sat Nov 09, 2019 4:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2019
Replies: 111
Views: 109091

Re: Songs of 2019

The year is almost over. This is probably as close to a definitive SOTY list as I'm gonna get to before the lists start rolling in: 1. Weyes Blood- Andromeda 2. Sharon Van Etten- Seventeen 3. Four Tet- Only Human 4. Weyes Blood- Movies 5. Lil Nas X (featuring Billy Ray Cyrus)- Old Town Road (Remix) ...
by Nick
Sat Nov 09, 2019 4:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 270
Views: 227823

Re: Albums of 2019

There are almost no albums left to be released this year that I'm interested in (the only one on my "to listen" list is the new Coldplay album, and a Coldplay album in 2019 probably isn't gonna be top 10 AOTY material, let's be real here). So here's everything I've heard so far: Great: 1. Weyes Bloo...
by Nick
Tue Nov 05, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Stereogum : The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 41
Views: 7945

Re: Stereogum : The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s

On the subject of pop music being overestimated or not recently, I want to say one thing. Leave the discussion of an album being good or bad based only on it's content and awswer this: which albums realesead this decade had the bigger impact in culture and molded the progression of music as the yea...
by Nick
Tue Nov 05, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Stereogum : The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
Replies: 41
Views: 7945

Re: Stereogum : The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s

This is something I posted elsewhere on the internet that seems relevant here: I don't mind poptimism. In fact, poptimism can be a great thing. There's nothing inherently inferior about pop when compared to rock, or to jazz, or to hip-hop, or to any other sort of music. But it's when poptimism goes ...
by Nick
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Stereogum: The 200 Best Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 7
Views: 3268

Re: Stereogum: The 200 Best Songs of the 2010s

Six Kanye songs and the lowest is ranked #53. That’s dominance.
by Nick
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:22 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: A request: Please transcribe album and song lists
Replies: 1
Views: 2756

Re: A request: Please transcribe album and song lists

Sorry Harold! I've since transcribed the Aquarium Drunkard list I posted.
by Nick
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Aquarium Drunkard (US) EOD Albums
Replies: 4
Views: 3506

Re: Aquarium Drunkard EOD Albums/Songs

Deerhunter :: Halcyon Digest Purple Mountains :: Purple Mountains Gil Scott-Heron :: I’m New Here Yo La Tengo :: There’s a Riot Going On Neil Young :: Le Noise Gilberto Gil :: Gilberto’s Samba Kendrick Lamar :: To Pimp a Butterfly Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith :: EARS Les Filles de Illighadad :: Eghass Mala...
by Nick
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone decade list game
Replies: 22
Views: 7878

Re: Rolling Stone decade list game

5 chips on all questions. 1) Number of Kanye West albums in the top 100* Over/under: 3 * This includes five solo releases, Watch the Throne and Kids See Ghosts Over 2) Artist with the top placing album* Adelle (3-1 odds), Taylor Swift (4-1), Lana Del Rey (4-1) * If none of them place, bet is a push ...
by Nick
Thu Oct 31, 2019 3:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Commercial Jingles Eating Our Brains
Replies: 10
Views: 3157

Re: The Commercial Jingles Eating Our Brains

Oh! Oh! Oh! O’Reillyyyyyyyyyyy! Auto Parts! BWAOH!!!

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pT_p4IQ8dD8
by Nick
Wed Oct 30, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Aquarium Drunkard (US) EOD Albums
Replies: 4
Views: 3506

Aquarium Drunkard (US) EOD Albums

by Nick
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 27
Views: 6356

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 6

Beach House - Space Song vs. Disclosure ft. Lorde - Magnets Majical Clouds - Downtown vs. Roots Manuva - Facety 2:11 Grimes - California vs. Erykah Badu - Hello The 1975 - The Sound vs. Car Seat Headrest - Vincent YG - FDT vs. Parquet Courts - Human Performance Maxwell - Lake By the Ocean vs. Beyon...
by Nick
Sat Oct 26, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kanye West - Jesus Is King
Replies: 29
Views: 6450

Re: Kanye West - Jesus Is King

Some scattered thoughts: It's okay. Probably his weakest release so far. Weaker than Ye, but pretty close to Ye in terms of quality. The first three songs are the most promising, but after that the quality dips a bit. Official Kanye power rankings (counting collaborations): Excellent Tier: 1. My Bea...