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by Henry
Fri Feb 21, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 2: Top 64 Songs of the Century, Nomination Thread
Replies: 11
Views: 179

Re: Tournament 2: Top 64 Songs of the Century, Nomination Thread

Two points each for: My Chemical Romance - Welcome to the Black Parade (2006) Sufjan Stevens - Chicago (2005) One point each for: The Postal Service - Such Great Heights (2002) Janelle Monae - Cold War (2010) Blur - Out of Time (2003) Jimmy Eat World - The Middle (2001) Beyonce - Irreplacable (2006)...
by Henry
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 80s poll predictions and speculation
Replies: 14
Views: 258

Re: 80s poll predictions and speculation

Top 3 prediction:

1) Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
2) Prince - When Doves Cry
3) The Smiths - There is a Light That Never Goes Out
by Henry
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 80s poll predictions and speculation
Replies: 14
Views: 258

Re: 80s poll predictions and speculation

Prediction for songs that will not make it in this year's poll:

Violent Femmes - Add It Up
Wipers - Youth of America
Prefab Sprout - Goodbye Lucille #1
by Henry
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 323
Views: 3307

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Moonbeam wrote:
Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:54 am
There are still 3 songs to appear which didn’t make the last 80s poll. Would anyone want to do a guessing game on a separate thread?
Yes.
by Henry
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 323
Views: 3307

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

[162] Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah Points : -0.140, W/L Pct : 46.78% Finished #19 in the 1984 Poll AM 1980s Rank: 107, Previous 1980s Poll Rank: Unranked Polarization Index: 22.43 It pleased the Lord : Rob (13/300) andyd1010 (29/300) You don't really care for music, do you? : Henry (292/300) Dan (278...
by Henry
Thu Feb 13, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 323
Views: 3307

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

[190] Stevie Wonder - Master Blaster (Jammin') Points : -0.230, W/L Pct : 44.62% Finished #25 in the 1980 Poll AM 1980s Rank: 307, Previous 1980s Poll Rank: Unranked Polarization Index: 28.74 You're moving in the positive : Nassim (8/300) Hymie (19/300) bonnielaurel (24/300) They want us to join th...
by Henry
Thu Feb 13, 2020 3:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 323
Views: 3307

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Fantastic presentation Moonbeam!!

I am already looking forward to the next poll you roll out :-)
by Henry
Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Original AM
Replies: 7
Views: 589

Re: Original AM

Not sure if my search worked properly, but it indicated that "A Day In the Life" was not in the top 1000 songs in 2002. That’s because only singles were included then. I surmise that the same reason explains why "Sympathy for the Devil" wasn't included. When did AM lose the "singles" limitation for...
by Henry
Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Original AM
Replies: 7
Views: 589

Re: Original AM

Not sure if my search worked properly, but it indicated that "A Day In the Life" was not in the top 1000 songs in 2002.
by Henry
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-January '20, Bob Dylan!
Replies: 31
Views: 6808

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-January '20, Bob Dylan!

Songs: 1. Like a Rolling Stone (283) 2. Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts (421) 3. Positively 4th Street (612) 4. All Along the Watchtower (921) 5. Hurricane (932) 6. I Want You (951) 7. Knockin' On Heaven's Door (955) 8. Just Like A Woman (962) 9. Tangled Up In Blue (1007) 10. Blowin' In the Wi...
by Henry
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Run of 4 Songs
Replies: 30
Views: 2246

Re: Best Run of 4 Songs

Abbey Road (my favorite album of all time) I Want You (She's So Heavy) Here Comes the Sun Because You Never Give Me Your Money Who's Next (2) Getting In Tune Goin' Mobile Behind Blue Eyes Won't Get Fooled Again Something/Anything? (3) I Saw the Light It Wouldn't Have Made Any Difference Wolfman Jack...
by Henry
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-February '20, The Rolling Stones!
Replies: 19
Views: 1722

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-February '20, The Rolling Stones!

Albums 1. It's Only Rock 'n Roll (my 128th favorite of all time) 2. Beggars Banquet (195) 3. Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out (204 - not sure which of your albums is closest) 4. Aftermath (244) 5. Exile on Main St. (266) 6. Between the Buttons (285) 7. Goats Head Soup (410) 8. Sticky Fingers (432) 9. Tattoo You ...
by Henry
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-February '20, The Rolling Stones!
Replies: 19
Views: 1722

Re: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-February '20, The Rolling Stones!

Songs 1. Satisfaction (9th favorite of all time) 2. Start Me Up (11) 3. Sympathy for the Devil (34) 4. Brown Sugar (124) 5. Street Fighting Man (149) 6. Paint It Black (272) 7. Jumpin' Jack Flash (324) 8. Angie (584) 9. You Can't Always Get What You Want (600) 10. Wild Horses (614) 11. Honky Tonk Wo...
by Henry
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 3553

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Albums 1. Simon and Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water 2. Derek and the Dominos - Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs 3. Neil Young - After the Gold Rush 4. The Beatles - Let It Be 5. Todd Rundgren - Runt 6. Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - déjà vu 7. Santana - Abraxas 8. Grateful Dead - American ...
by Henry
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 3553

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

Songs 1. Simon and Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water 2. The Beatles - Let It Be 3. Derek and the Dominos - Layla 4. Elton John - Your Song 5. James Taylor - Fire and Rain 6. Van Morrison - Moondance 7. Neil Young - Southern Man 8. Cat Stevens - Wild World 9. Simon and Garfunkel - The Only Livin...
by Henry
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)
Replies: 43
Views: 6106

Re: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)

1. Arcade Fire
2. Todd Rundgren
3. The War on Drugs
4. Janelle Monae
5. Katy Perry
6. Vampire Weekend
7. LCD Soundsystem
8. Tame Impala
9. Wilco
10. Foo Fighters
11. Grimes
12. The National
13. Coldplay
14. The Black Keys
15. Ximena Sarinana
16. Lady Gaga
by Henry
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim tie-breakers (end of Jan. 22 UTC deadline)
Replies: 23
Views: 3141

Re: Hall of Acclaim tie-breakers (end of Jan. 22 UTC deadline)

No vote on first category

Todd Rundgren for second category.
by Henry
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 23390

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

I have a difficult time seeing Todd or Dave Matthews becoming inductees. But, I think Pat Benatar still has a shot.
by Henry
Sat Jan 11, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: My 1970 Album Tracks Playlist
Replies: 18
Views: 4456

Re: My 1970 Album Tracks Playlist

Thanks for providing this information.
by Henry
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - January 2020
Replies: 205
Views: 24665

Re: Biggest Fan - January 2020

I'm still interested, but 9 months behind :-)
by Henry
Thu Jan 02, 2020 2:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 3
Replies: 28
Views: 4939

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 3

1. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
2. Abbey Road by The Beatles
3. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd
4. Revolver by The Beatles
by Henry
Thu Jan 02, 2020 2:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 2
Replies: 24
Views: 5464

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 2

1. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
2. OK Computer by Radiohead
3. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
4. Abbey Road by The Beatles
5. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd
6. Funeral by Arcade Fire
7. Electric Ladyland by The Jimi Hendrix Experience
8. Revolver by The Beatles.
by Henry
Mon Dec 30, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Books, movies and records of the year
Replies: 296
Views: 202478

Re: Books, movies and records of the year

Of course doing the thread was worth for me! I've learned a lot! It was absolutely rewarding to know about these art forms. I'm currently seeing all the movies of the year (next one 1933's "Duck Soup") and I'm planning to read all the books of the decade I still haven't read. Right now I'm enjoying ...
by Henry
Mon Dec 30, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Fleetwood Mac's Rumours (1977)
Replies: 23
Views: 12832

Re: Rank the Tracks: Fleetwood Mac's Rumours (1977)

02 | Dreams (262)
05 | Go Your Own Way (264)
04 | Don't Stop (379)
07 | The Chain (720)
09 | I Don't Want to Know (1793)
08 | You Make Loving Fun (2309)
01 | Second Hand News (3299)
03 | Never Going Back Again (3534)
06 | Songbird (NR - 11)
11 | Gold Dust Woman (NR - 11.1)
10 | Oh Daddy (NR - 11.1)
by Henry
Mon Dec 30, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Rubber Soul (1965)
Replies: 27
Views: 15458

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Rubber Soul (1965)

07| Michelle (189) 02| Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) (602) 11| In My Life (1018) 01| Drive My Car (1315) 13| If I Needed Someone (1329) 09| Girl (1333) 04| Nowhere Man (1370) 03| You Won't See Me (1430) 06| The Word (2138) 14| Run for Your Life (2143) 12| Wait (2445) 05| Think for Yourself (2...
by Henry
Mon Dec 30, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Jimi Hendrix's Are You Experienced (1967)
Replies: 20
Views: 12323

Re: Rank the Tracks: Jimi Hendrix's Are You Experienced (1967)

12 | Purple Haze
01 | Foxy Lady
13 | Hey Joe
02 | Manic Depression
08 | Fire
14 | The Wind Cries Mary
03 | Red House
04 | Can You See Me
05 | Love or Confusion
06 | I Don't Live Today
07 | May This Be Love
10 | Remember
11 | Are You Experienced?
09 | Third Stone From The Sun
by Henry
Mon Dec 30, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The War on Drugs' Lost in the Dream (2014)
Replies: 15
Views: 11528

Re: Rank the Tracks: The War on Drugs' Lost in the Dream (2014)

1. An Ocean in between the Waves
2. Under the Pressure
3. Red Eyes
4. Disappearing
5. Suffering
6. Eyes to the Wind
7. The Haunting Idle
8. Burning
9. Lost in the Dream
10. In Reverse
by Henry
Mon Dec 30, 2019 2:17 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)
Replies: 27
Views: 14319

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)

1. Something (my 148th favorite song of all-time) 2. Here Comes the Sun (156) 3. I Want You (She's So Heavy) (731) 4. Maxwell's Silver Hammer (752) 5. Octopus's Garden (758) 6. Oh! Darling (770) 7. She Came in Through the Bathroom Window (787) 8. Come Together (1019) 9. You Never Give Me Your Money ...
by Henry
Mon Dec 30, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)
Replies: 46
Views: 9487

Re: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closes at the end of Jan. 18th)

1) Todd Rundgren/Utopia
2) The Style Council
3) Chicago
4) Steve Winwood
5) The Allman Brothers
6) The Doobie Brothers
7) The English Beat
8) Journey
9) Joe Satriani
10) Joe Jackson

Backstage:
1) Todd Rundgren
by Henry
Mon Dec 23, 2019 3:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - December 2019
Replies: 186
Views: 38969

Re: Biggest Fan - December 2019

345. Whitney Houston – You’re Still My Man - 7
346. Elvis Presley – You’re the Devil in Disguise - 5
by Henry
Sat Dec 21, 2019 1:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links
Replies: 62
Views: 10383

Re: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links

There were some decent albums that made it to the decade poll in 2013, and did not fare so well this time around, including": 6/98. (my decade rating/decade poll rating) Joe Jackson Body and Soul 12/150. Whitney Houston Whitney 51/112. Marillion Misplaced Childhood 65/145. Living Colour Vivid 67/135...
by Henry
Tue Dec 17, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 27
Views: 5040

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 2

1. The Doors by The Doors
2. The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd e
3. Highway 61 Revisited by Bob Dylan
4. Funeral by Arcade Fire
5. What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
6. Blonde on Blonde by Bob Dylan
7. Astral Weeks by Van Morrison
8. Revolver by The Beatles
by Henry
Sun Dec 15, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 29
Views: 4926

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 1

1. Who’s Next by The Who
2. Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen
3. Exile on Main St. by The Rolling Stones
4. Thriller by Michael Jackson
5. Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band by the Beatles
6. Blood on the Tracks by Bob Dylan
7. Abbey Road by The Beatles
8. Sign o’ the Times by Prince
by Henry
Mon Dec 09, 2019 1:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Artist of the Month Song/Album Polls-December '19, The Beatles!
Replies: 37
Views: 9518

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

Albums:

1. Abbey Road
2. Revolver
3. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
4. The Beatles [White Album]
5. Rubber Soul
6. A Hard Day's Night
7. Magical Mystery Tour
8. Let It Be
9. Help!
10. Beatles for Sale
11. With the Beatles
12. Please Please Me
13. Yellow Submarine
by Henry
Sun Dec 08, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - December 2019
Replies: 186
Views: 38969

Re: Biggest Fan - December 2019

331. Steely Dan – Things I Miss the Most - 6
by Henry
Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Next decade poll
Replies: 37
Views: 10719

Re: Next decade poll

I voted for A, but I didn't see mention of when the 2000's would be done. My preference would be - 2020 1970s - 2021 1960s - 2022 2010s - 2023 2000s - 2024 pre-1960s I like the cycle proposed by Rocky. At some point we may want to consider combining decades after the 1960. In such a scenario we cou...
by Henry
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - November 2019
Replies: 150
Views: 36704

Re: Biggest Fan - November 2019

322. Eagles – Best of My Love - 10
by Henry
Sat Nov 02, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 308
Views: 209366

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Henry, I have included all your votes for January and February. I couldn't help, but notice though that none of these 58 songs gets higher than a 6 (some you ranked a 7 earlier were downgraded), which even among the low voters (which also doesn't include you that much, as you use the 1 and 2 only s...
by Henry
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 31240

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Albums 1. Todd Rundgren - Nearly Human 2. Don Henley - The End of the Innocence 3. Fine Young Cannibals - The Raw and The Cooked 4. George Benson - Tenderly 5. Bonnie Raitt - Nick of Time 6. The Beautiful South - Welcome to the Beautiful South 7. The Cure - Disintegration 8. Tom Petty - Full Moon Fe...
by Henry
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 31240

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Songs 1. Don Henley - The Heart of the Matter 2. Todd Rundgren - Fidelity 3. Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy 4. Don Henley - The Last Worthless Evening 5. Todd Rundgren - Can't Stop Running 6. Don Henley - The End of the Innocence 7. Tom Petty - I Won't Back Down 8. Chris Isaak - Wicked G...
by Henry
Sat Oct 26, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 180
Views: 61842

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

288. Bad Company – Ready for Love - 9

1974 was a key year for me (I was 18 that year). So, faves from that year almost always touch me more than most others.
by Henry
Wed Oct 16, 2019 2:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 36497

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Albums 1. Style Council - Confessions Of A Pop Group 2. Erasure - The Innocents 3. Tracy Chapman - Tracy Chapman 4. U2 - Rattle and Hum 6. Graham Parker - The Mona Lisa's Sister 5. Prefab Sprout - From Langley Park to Memphis 7. Pet Shop Boys - Introspective 8. Sade - Stronger Than Pride 9. Morrisse...
by Henry
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 36497

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Songs: 1. Joe Satriani - The Crush of Love 2. Style Council - How She Threw It All Away 3. Erasure - Chains of Love 4. Tracy Chapman - Fast Car 5. The Traveling Wilburys - Handle with Care 6. Beach Boys - Kokomo 7. Style Council - Why I Went Missing 8. .38 Special - Second Chance 9. Style Council - ...
by Henry
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees
Replies: 78
Views: 23390

Re: 2020 Rock & Roll HOF Nominees

Todd Rundgren (1) - so far I'm only voting for Todd this year _______________________ The Doobie Brothers (18) - I may vote for one or more of these for or perhaps Thin Lizzy as the days go on Whitney Houston (89) Pat Benatar (151) Dave Matthews (264) ________________________ Thin Lizzy (280) Depech...
by Henry
Sat Oct 05, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 180
Views: 61842

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

267. Derek & The Dominos - Anyday - 7 A few words from the vinyl district:http://www.thevinyldistrict.com/storefront/2015/01/graded-on-a-curve-derek-and-the-dominos-layla-and-other-assorted-love-songs/ But “Anyday,” with its thrilling verses and transcendentally inspired choruses, makes me forget al...
by Henry
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 75424

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

259. Anita Baker – You Bring Me Joy - 7

Lifeless?
by Henry
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 75424

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

Hymie wrote:
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:16 pm
Henry wrote:
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:39 pm
245. The Guess Who – No Time - 7

My 1358th all-time favorite.
I think my #1358 is still a 9. Either that or a high 8.
I'm a bit more constrained with my 8-10 ratings:

My 10's only go down to my 128th favorite.
My 9's end at my 350th favorite.
My 8's end at my 660th favorite.
by Henry
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 75424

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

245. The Guess Who – No Time - 7

My 1358th all-time favorite.
by Henry
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 202
Views: 75424

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

235. George Thorogood and the Destroyers – Bad to the Bone - 6