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by spiritualized
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 87
Replies: 9
Views: 126

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 87

Wisnu Tirta Aji wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 4:50 am
Kraftwerk - The Model
Outlaws - There Goes Another Love Song
Hi Wisnu,
The Model is not eligible (see rules above)
So your nomination will be Outlaws.
by spiritualized
Tue Jul 07, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 87
Replies: 9
Views: 126

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 87

Grinderman - Palaces of Montezuma (unranked)
The Beatles - Tell Me Why (unranked)
by spiritualized
Tue Jul 07, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 87
Replies: 9
Views: 126

AMF WC Classics Edition 87

It's time for instalment n°87 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. NEW RULES ! Nominations will follow the rules below : - only the first top 1...
by spiritualized
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!
Replies: 78
Views: 23069

Re: Rate the Album, 2020, Ratings Thread!

New entries in red - a rather average kind of couple of months with special mentions to Dua Lipa (quite a surprise, TBH) and Agnes Obel. 9/10 Soccer Mommy - Color Theory (Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter) Wire - Mind Hive (Post-Punk) Sorry - 925 (Indie Rock, Post-Puink) - Album of the month. Kvelertak -...
by spiritualized
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10379

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

520. Boyd Bennett and His Rockets – Hit That Jive Jack - 6 521. Eva Cassidy – Wayfaring Stranger - 6 522. Nickelback - Someday - 6 524. Linda Ronstadt - Love Has No Pride - 2 525. Laura Nyro – Eli’s Comin’ - 3 526. The Baltineers – Moments Like This - 6 527. Radiohead – Kid A - 6 528. R.E.M. - Belon...
by spiritualized
Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 86
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 86

Stretching out the concept of classic my nomination is: LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN “Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ‘Eroica’, 2nd Movement: Marcia funebre, Adagio assai” (1803), 1962 version performed by Berliner Philharmoniker conducted by Herbert von Karajan Please tell me if it's not eligible and I'll ...
by spiritualized
Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.26
Replies: 9
Views: 276

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.26

Sturgill Simpson springs to mind.
But I didn’t like that cover...
by spiritualized
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 86
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 86

Francis Cutting - Greensleeves (unranked)
Otis Redding - The Glory of Love (unranked)
by spiritualized
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 86
Replies: 12
Views: 311

AMF WC Classics Edition 86

It's time for instalment n°86 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. NEW RULES ! Nominations will follow the rules below : - only the first top 1...
by spiritualized
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Panic at the Disco’s Brendon Urie shreds Trump campaign for playing 'High Hopes'
Replies: 18
Views: 472

Re: Panic at the Disco’s Brendon Urie shreds Trump campaign for playing 'High Hopes'

My take on this is one of dumbfounded resignation. My whole body and mind prays and hopes that he will be kicked out of office unceremoniously by the masses (although there are very fundamental questions on what will happen between the 3rd of November and 20th of January...) But there is a very real...
by spiritualized
Fri Jun 26, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.16
Replies: 26
Views: 714

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.16

1. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour vs. The Smiths - Hatful of Hollow
by spiritualized
Thu Jun 25, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!
Replies: 96
Views: 15260

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

I'm working on my ranking by running "face-offs" between two random albums of my top unranked albums. Here is a sneak preview of the top 10, which will change before the deadline, so this is unofficial. Tool - Lateralus Ride - Nowhere The Cure - Seventeen Seconds Sonic Youth - Dirty Radiohead - Kid ...
by spiritualized
Thu Jun 25, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!
Replies: 96
Views: 15260

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

I'm curious if someone will run a "Biggest Fan - the album version" after this...if not, I may actually fancy doing this...it will be a lot slower, but I like the idea.
by spiritualized
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!
Replies: 8
Views: 554

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!

Massive Attack - Mezzanine (unranked)
R.E.M. - Try not to Breathe (unranked)
by spiritualized
Sat Jun 20, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!
Replies: 8
Views: 554

AMF WC Classics Edition 85 - New Rules !!

It's time for instalment n°85 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. NEW RULES ! Nominations will follow the rules below : - only the first top 1...
by spiritualized
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10379

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

LOL oh Man, I think Limp Bizkit will get the worst rating of the game yet. My nomination and I still enjoy it. It's stupid, loud, puerile but I don't follow much the celebrity hype on musical artists. So Fred Durst may be a douche, but when I feel like it, My Generation allows me to blow off steam. ...
by spiritualized
Mon Jun 15, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.23
Replies: 10
Views: 1661

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.23

TheLastEnemy wrote:
Sun Jun 14, 2020 5:40 pm
Travis - A Ghost
I'll second that one. Nice song.
In a totally different genre, I quite liked RA the Rugged Man - Legendary Loser (released 15/01/20) - so it gets my nom.
by spiritualized
Mon Jun 15, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

Mmm, I think there's no need to apply some restrictive rules, after all the chart has been going on without them for 84 weeks. I've been only participating from the 61st edition but I've seen some Top 10 songs ("Like a Rolling Stone" or "What's Going On" come to my mind) being eliminated after only...
by spiritualized
Sun Jun 14, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10379

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

Sorry - Prince's U Got the Look gets a measly 3 from me.
by spiritualized
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

StevieFan13 wrote:
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:14 pm
The song I picked isn’t in the top 1000 either I don’t think
You're right !
Added.
by spiritualized
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10379

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

510. CITIZEN BAND - Julia (3) 511. Grateful Dead - Dire Wolf (3) 512. The Submarines - 1940 (8) Best song of the lot - lovely voice, nice downbeat song. Need to check this band out. 513. ABBA - Arrival (5) 514. FIDLAR - Cheap Beer (7) 516. Die Ärzte - Vorbei ist Vorbei (7) - Nice discovery - the Ger...
by spiritualized
Fri Jun 12, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

So if we consider these for this week : Nominations (1 spot remaining) Top Tier (top 1000) (COMPLETE) : Outkast - B.O.B (414) Second Tier (1000 - 10000) UNKLE feat. Thom Yorke - Rabbit In Your Headlight (4229) Public Enemy - Fight the Power (82) BOB DYLAN “The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll” (1851...
by spiritualized
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

Whatever you do Spiritualized, don't give up. I just found the Dominique A track and the surprisingly good MBV tribute band. Thanks Dave ! That's exactly the point of my question - Initially the chart was supposed to be a discovery tool - it turned into something else, but then again that's what fo...
by spiritualized
Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

Firstly, Fight the Power was not eligible as it has already been nominated, voted for and eliminated previously. I thought we decided this was ok(?) (Another Girl, Another Planet, Uncertain Smile, Stacey's Frickin' Mom...) I'm ok with whatever - just wish everyone would listen to all the songs. Oh ...
by spiritualized
Thu Jun 11, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

Re: AMF Classics Edition 84

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT - Your opinion is needed Hi to all Firstly, Fight the Power was not eligible as it has already been nominated, voted for and eliminated previously. This got me thinking about this chart... When I look at the list of songs, I see a vast majority of very popular songs (7 out of ...
by spiritualized
Thu Jun 11, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 84
Replies: 22
Views: 1828

AMF Classics Edition 84

It's time for instalment n°84 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. :scared-shocked: 156 votes last week (-1 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top ...
by spiritualized
Mon Jun 08, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.13
Replies: 22
Views: 1854

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.13

1. Julia Holter - Have You In My Wilderness vs. Cannibal Ox - The Cold Vein
2. Slayer - Seasons in the Abyss vs. Coil - Horse Rotorvator
3. The Divine Comedy - A Short Album About Love vs. David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant
4. Chet Baker - No Problem vs. Rodriguez - Cold Fact
by spiritualized
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 83
Replies: 11
Views: 1436

Re: AMF Classics Edition 83

Cheatahs - Leave to Remain
I don't think it stands a chance here, but it really is a fit tribute to the 90s shoegaze scene. Anyone a fan of the genre ?
by spiritualized
Tue Jun 02, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 83
Replies: 11
Views: 1436

AMF Classics Edition 83

It's time for instalment n°83 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. Thank you again for your continuous support of the chart, the votes are floo...
by spiritualized
Tue Jun 02, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 30145

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

504 Brendan Benson – Cold Hands (Warm Heart): 6
505 Garbage - A Stroke of Luck: 7
506 Gillian Welch – Dark Turn of Mind: 5
507 The Velvet Underground – She’s My Best Friend: 8
by spiritualized
Tue Jun 02, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 10379

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2020

508. Deftones – Sextape: 6
509. Dead Kennedys – Bleed for Me: 5
by spiritualized
Sat May 30, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.21
Replies: 12
Views: 2762

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.21

Idles - Mr Motivator
by spiritualized
Sat May 30, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 82
Replies: 11
Views: 2420

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 82

The Beatles - If I Needed Someone
by spiritualized
Wed May 27, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6966

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Spotify removes its 10,000-song library limit. https://www.theverge.com/2020/5/26/21270409/spotify-song-library-limit-removed-music-downloads-playlists-feature This is huge news and possibly a game changer, Henrik ! Although there remains a big hitch, but maybe someone can help... if one has a song...
by spiritualized
Wed May 27, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.12
Replies: 24
Views: 3234

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.12

1. Fugazi - Repeater
2. The Decemberists - The Crane Wife
3. Jimmy Eat World - Bleed American
4. Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2 [The Philadelphia Orchestra / Leopold Stokowski / Sergei Rachmaninoff]
by spiritualized
Wed May 27, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 30145

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

481. Randy Newman – It’s a Jungle Out There - 5 482. Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Barstool Blues - 7 (I didn't know this was a NY song... knew it from the Feelies cover) 483. The Smiths – That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore - 7 484. The Wombats – Let’s Dance to Joy Division - 8 485. Trettioåriga Kriget – Ja...
by spiritualized
Wed May 27, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 81
Replies: 18
Views: 3724

Re: AMF Classics Edition 81

Sorry ! Fixed ! Forgiven! How do you make your signature happen by the way? (I assume it's your last 9 listened-to albums on a given streaming service, which generates that collage?) And my nomination: Pressure Cracks - Stay Inside, Stay Alive Sorry mileswide, just noticed your question. The collag...
by spiritualized
Mon May 25, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 82
Replies: 11
Views: 2420

AMF WC Classics Edition 82

It's time for instalment n°82 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. :scared-shocked: 155 votes last week (+17 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top...
by spiritualized
Mon May 18, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10
Replies: 36
Views: 4182

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.10

3. Electric Light Orchestra - A New World Record - Blonde Redhead - 23
by spiritualized
Fri May 15, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 81
Replies: 18
Views: 3724

Re: AMF Classics Edition 81

mileswide wrote:
Thu May 14, 2020 5:08 pm
Not a big issue but Decks Dark doesn't appear to be on the playlist...
Sorry !
Fixed !
by spiritualized
Wed May 13, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 3
Replies: 24
Views: 4437

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Semi-finals, Week 3

Rooney | Blueside
Ween | Ocean Man
Rokia Traoré | Dounia
Dispatch | The General
Michaela Melián | Sebastian

Michael O’Shea | No Journeys End
Chet Baker | No Problem
Värttinä | Tauti
Gnarls Barkley | Going On
Richie Havens | Handouts in the Rain
by spiritualized
Tue May 12, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 81
Replies: 18
Views: 3724

Re: AMF Classics Edition 81

First blood :

PJ Harvey - Dress
The Jesus & Mary Chain - My Little Underground
by spiritualized
Tue May 12, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 81
Replies: 18
Views: 3724

AMF Classics Edition 81

It's time for instalment n°81 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting. :scared-shocked: 138 votes last week (-4 votes) :scared-shocked: On the top ...
by spiritualized
Sun May 10, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 20.18
Replies: 20
Views: 4106

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 20.18

Hey You has been a song title for many a band/artist !

Pink Floyd
Madonna
Shakira
Jonas Brothers
Scorpions
The Cure
Cassius

etc..
by spiritualized
Thu May 07, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 30145

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

Perfect Prosecutorgodot, I have a ton of recommendations to watch now, in these confinement days, they are very welcome !
by spiritualized
Tue May 05, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - May 2020
Replies: 241
Views: 30145

Re: Biggest Fan - May 2020

It's a Jungle Out There - 9 I think the show is like a 6/10. It's certainly not going to blow you away. The theme song is definitely my favorite part of the show. I also like the general sense of love and friendship in the air, because everyone in the show is so goodhearted. I'm a fan of the whodun...
by spiritualized
Mon May 04, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6966

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Brad wrote:
Mon May 04, 2020 6:28 pm
spiritualized wrote:
Mon May 04, 2020 6:21 pm
Wow... I thought I was up there at 300k scrobbles, but you take the cake Brad

At least, we have a SUPER compatibilty :)
That's excellent! What's your User id?
I've followed you, but it's the same : spiritualized
But I've listened to twice as many unique artists as you :)
by spiritualized
Mon May 04, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6966

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Wow... I thought I was up there at 300k scrobbles, but you take the cake Brad

At least, we have a SUPER compatibilty :)
by spiritualized
Mon May 04, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6966

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

I occasionally will pop on an artist's "radio" - mostly for my wife, something like "John Lennon Radio" - she's more of a genre-listener. This is where I found GPM so much better. It's genre based, but with a perfect balance between songs I enjoy and new tracks in the same style. Check the attachme...
by spiritualized
Mon May 04, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6966

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Brad wrote:
Mon May 04, 2020 4:07 pm
I love it and enjoy the easy tie-in with last fm to track my listening stats.
Brad, What's your "handle" on last.fm ?
and I track on last.fm with every streaming platform I use... there's a neat extension for Chrome/Firefox called webscrobbler.