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by Brad
Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 4255

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

273. The Association – Along Comes Mary: 7.5 274. The Gun Club – Fire Spirit: 9.25 (now #699 all-time) 275. Fucked Up – Running On Nothing: 6 276. Tricky – Pumpkin: 8 (#7904 all-time) 277. Jellyfish – The Ghost At Number One: 6.5 278. Wayne Shorter – Speak No Evil: 7.5 279. Jimmy Cliff – You Can Get...
by Brad
Wed Oct 16, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1
Replies: 15
Views: 166

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1

My picks:
1. Grimes - Art Angels vs. Blur - 13
2. The Velvet Underground - VU vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way vs. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges
4. Tokyo Jihen - Kyōiku vs. Peter Gabriel - Us

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Oct 15, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1
Replies: 15
Views: 166

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1

Welcome to Round 4.1 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 . Winners here proceed to the Quarter-Finals! Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = ...
by Brad
Tue Oct 15, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 1617

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

18 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio Jirin Listyguy madzong mileswide Myself Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat spiritualized Winners: 1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles over Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel... 12-6 2. Pink Floyd - Animals o...
by Brad
Tue Oct 15, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 1617

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

2 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 1617

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

Welcome, Myself!
by Brad
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 1617

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

My picks:
1. Echo and the Bunnymen - Crocodiles vs. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Pink Floyd - Animals vs. Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella
3. Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever vs. St. Vincent - Marry Me
4. Heatmiser - Mic City Sons vs. The Sound - Jeopardy

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 61
Replies: 9
Views: 508

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 61

The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season)
by Brad
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 4255

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

271. Opeth – Epilogue 6.5
272. Q-Tip – Vivrant Thing 6

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 1933

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

19 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong mileswide Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat spiritualized Wisnu Tirta Aji Winners: 1. Bob Dylan - Desire over Mano Negra - Puta's Fever 12-7 2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initi...
by Brad
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 1617

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

Welcome to Round 3.4 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 . Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = October 15th at 10am EST. Here's a link to t...
by Brad
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 1933

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

1/2 hour left to vote!
by Brad
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 4255

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

266. Ben Folds Five - Underground: 7
267. Derek & The Dominos - Anyday: 7.25
268. Vonda Shepard – Rainy Days: 4.5
269. The White Stripes – Why Can’t You Be Nicer to Me: 7.25
270. Strangelove – The Sea of Black: 7

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 1680

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 60

second nom:
The Pastels - Nothing To Be Done
by Brad
Sun Oct 06, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ginger Baker Dead at 80
Replies: 0
Views: 1196

Ginger Baker Dead at 80

https://pitchfork.com/news/creams-ginge ... ead-at-80/

Highly recommend the film "Beware of Mr. Baker," which can be found in its entirety on youtube. Crazy life, one of the greats.
by Brad
Sat Oct 05, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 1680

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 60

CupOfDreams wrote:
Sat Oct 05, 2019 2:41 am
How is "Stacy's Mom" beating Public Enemy????
Let's be honest... how is it beating anything?
by Brad
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 2663

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

Favorite Songs of 1988: 1. My Bloody Valentine | Feed Me With Your Kiss (AT #91) 2. My Bloody Valentine | You Made Me Realise (AT #139) 3. Billy Bragg | The Short Answer (AT #173) 4. My Bloody Valentine | (When You Wake) You're Still in a Dream (AT #201) 5. Morrissey | Everyday Is Like Sunday (AT #2...
by Brad
Thu Oct 03, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 1933

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

My picks:
1. Bob Dylan - Desire vs. Mano Negra - Puta's Fever
2. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. vs. The The - Soul Mining
3. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge vs. The Sound - From the Lions Mouth
4. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek vs. Bee Gees - Bee Gees' 1st

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Oct 03, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18411

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

258. Count to Infinity - Nightfall: 5
259. Anita Baker – You Bring Me Joy: 3
260. Santana – Waves Within: 6.5
261. Richard O’Brien – Science Fiction/Double Feature: 7.75
262. Prince - Shhh: 7
263. Nightwish – Cadence of Her Last Breath 4

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - October 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 4255

Re: Biggest Fan - October 2019

264. T-Bone Walker – Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday Is Just As Bad): 5
265. Joni Mitchell – My Old Man: 7

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3
Replies: 22
Views: 1933

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.3

Welcome to Round 3.3 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 . Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = October 8th at 10am EST. Here's a link to th...
by Brad
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1895

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

23 total voters this week! acroamor Akhenaten andy1010 Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion hectorthebat Honorio Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong mileswide Nassim Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat spiritualized Wisnu Tirta Aji Winners: 1. Blur - 13 over Mogwai - Young Team 12-9 2. ...
by Brad
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1895

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

2-1/2 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 1680

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 60

Mott The Hoople - All The Young Dudes
by Brad
Thu Sep 26, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 11835

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

Favorite Albums of 1987: 1. The Verlaines | Bird-Dog 2. The Chills | Brave Words 3. Game Theory | Lolita Nation 4. The Smiths | Louder Than Bombs 5. The Smiths | Strangeways, Here We Come 6. Replacements | Pleased To Meet Me 7. R.E.M. | Dead Letter Office 8. The Bats | Daddy's Highway 9. Depeche Mod...
by Brad
Wed Sep 25, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1895

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

My picks:
1. Mogwai - Young Team vs. Blur - 13
2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain vs. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges vs. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela
4. Peter Gabriel - Us vs. The Crocketts - The Great Brain Robbery

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Sep 25, 2019 2:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18411

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

255. Daniel Ceasar, featuring Kali Uchis – Get You: 4
256. Alice Coltrane – Blue Nile: 7.5
257. Fur Patrol - Andrew: 5.5

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1895

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

Thank you , CoD!

VU takes it in OT!
by Brad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1895

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

Also, a TIE from last week:
2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine vs. The Velvet Underground - VU ***TIE! 8-8***
Next vote from someone who has not already voted in this match-up wins!
by Brad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2
Replies: 32
Views: 1895

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.2

Welcome to Round 3.2 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 . Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = October 1st at 10am EST. Here's a link to th...
by Brad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3781

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

17 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad DaveC FrankLotion Gillingham Honorio Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong mileswide Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat Some close match-ups... Winners: 1. Grimes - Art Angels over Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 10-7 2. Tom Waits - Heartattack ...
by Brad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3781

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

Half hour left and we have a tie... anyone else?
by Brad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3781

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

2 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18411

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

Obviously I disagree.

The Velvet Underground – New Age: 9.5 (now #305 all-time).

Thanks!
by Brad
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18411

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

252. Ultramagnetic MC’s – Travelling at the Speed of Thought (Hip House Club Mix): 4
253. High on Fire – Hung, Drawn & Quartered: 4

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Sep 18, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18411

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

246. Bruce Springsteen – Where the Bands Are 7.25
247. Cold Chisel – Forever Now 3
248. Emmy the Great - MIA 7
249. Lee “Scratch” Perry & The Upsetters – Roast Fish & Corn Bread 8 (#6143 all-time)
250. John Parr – St. Elmo’s Fire (Man in Motion) 2
251. The Nits - Nescio 6.5

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3781

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

My picks: 1. Grimes - Art Angels vs. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There 2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine vs. The Velvet Underground - VU 3. Ravi Shankar - Shankar Family and Friends vs. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way 4. Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster & Panaiotis - Deep Listening vs. Tokyo Jihen...
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 3868

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

Thanks guys - that should do it!

Lou Reed/John Cale and The Sound win their respective matches!
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 3868

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

Rdwdbob wrote:
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:26 pm
I'm sure that St Vincent was the winner but you show that matchup tied. (You had me excited there for a sec as I much preferred Rush).
Yes - fixed, thanks Rdwdbob!
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3781

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

Also:
Two Ties from last week!:
2. Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella vs. Tom Waits - Closing Time 9-9
4. Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen vs. The Sound - Jeopardy 8-8
***Next vote from someone who has not already voted in these match-ups wins it!!!***
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1
Replies: 28
Views: 3781

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.1

Welcome to Round 3.1 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 . Vote for your favorite album in each match-up. Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums. Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary. Deadline = September 24th at 10am EST. Here's a link to...
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 3868

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

18 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad Cold Butterfly CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong mileswide Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat spiritualized Winners: 1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel... over U2 - Boy 10-6 3. St. Vincent - Marry Me over Rush -...
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 3868

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

We have 2 ties - anyone want to chip in?
by Brad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8
Replies: 38
Views: 3868

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.8

Last call before I tally the votes!
by Brad
Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 59
Replies: 19
Views: 3021

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 59

Not "force"... "encourage"! You see what I'm saying, right? And no way all these folks actually listen to "Stacy's Mom" every week and keep voting for it...
by Brad
Mon Sep 16, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ric Ocasek Dead at 75
Replies: 5
Views: 2430

Re: Ric Ocasek Dead at 75

Aw man... not a good week.
by Brad
Sat Sep 14, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 59
Replies: 19
Views: 3021

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 59

It’s too bad Dirty Magic hasn’t gotten more attention. It is one of The Offsprings more grunge and goth inspired songs from their second album. If you haven’t heard it, check it out. To get anyone to listen to the lesser known songs is a challenge. I think the key is to encourage more voters to act...
by Brad
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Daniel Johnston Dead at 58
Replies: 4
Views: 2221

Re: Daniel Johnston Dead at 58

Indeed unique. I have only heard a few of his songs and never know whether I like of dislike them, but they are really their own thing. I read a bit about his back story and would like to see the documentary The Devil and Daniel Johnston. I would highly recommend the documentary, but be warned it f...
by Brad
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - September 2019
Replies: 197
Views: 18411

Re: Biggest Fan - September 2019

243. Phil Collins – You’ll Be In My Heart 2
244. Billie Holiday – Don’t Explain 7.5
245. The Guess Who – No Time: 8.25 (#4991 all-time)

Thanks!