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by Brad
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5
Replies: 8
Views: 79

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5

My picks: 1. Bob Dylan - Desire vs. Joni Mitchell - Hejira The Battle of '76 2. Au Pairs - Playing With a Different Sex vs. Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. 3. Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods vs. The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge 4. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek vs. Kimio Eto - Koto Music Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5
Replies: 8
Views: 79

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.5

Welcome to Round 2.5 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 = August 27th at 10am EST. Here's a link to th...
by Brad
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 33
Views: 401

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

21 total voters this week: acroamor andyd1010 Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion hectorthebat Honorio Jirin Listyguy madzong mileswide Rdwdbob Rob Romain rumpdoll Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 Winners: 1. Blur - 13 over The Smiths - Meat is Murder 12-8 2. Foo Fighters - ...
by Brad
Tue Aug 20, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 33
Views: 401

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

My picks: 1. Blur - 13 vs. The Smiths - Meat is Murder 2. Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape vs. The Millennium - Begin 3. Spinners - Spinners vs. Mahmoud Ahmed - Era Mela Mela 4. The Crocketts - The Great Brain Robbery vs. Benjamin Britten - War Requiem [London Symphony Orchestra] Thanks - 1 h...
by Brad
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 33
Views: 401

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

less than 2 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue Aug 20, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 4459

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

211. Phaeleh - Mantra 7.5 212. Faada Freddy – Borom Bi 5 213. Orelsan – Suicide Social 6 214. Collective Soul – No More No Less 5 215. Passion Pit – Moth’s Wings 7.25 216. Green Day – In the End 6 217. Madness – The Liberty of Norton Folgate 7.5 218. Taana Gardner - Heartbeat 5 219. The Kinks - Misf...
by Brad
Sat Aug 17, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 56
Replies: 13
Views: 329

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

The Monkees - Porpoise Song ("Theme from "Head")
by Brad
Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4
Replies: 33
Views: 401

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.4

Welcome to Round 2.4 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 = August 20th at 10am EST. Here's a link to th...
by Brad
Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

17 total voters this week: acroamor Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad DaveC FrankLotion Honorio Jirin Kingoftonga madzong mileswide Nassim Rdwdbob Rob rumpdoll Safetycat spiritualized 1. Mogwai - Young Team over Crowded House - Woodface 11-6 2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain over múm - Finally We Are No One 10...
by Brad
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 4459

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

REM - Wall Of Death 6.5
Sarah McLachlan - Adia 6.5
Neil Young - Don't Cry No Tears 7.5
Frédéric Chopin - Minute Waltz 7.75
The Jam - English Rose: 8 (#3183 all-time)

Thanks!
by Brad
Thu Aug 08, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

Re: Peter Gabriel - Us (1992) vs. 1. Youssou N'Dour - The Guide (Wommat) (1994)

Perhaps this has been noted elsewhere, but (aside from the "In Your Eyes" collaboration between these two) has anyone noticed the similarity in album covers? Interesting match-up.
by Brad
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 55
Replies: 11
Views: 996

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 55

Edit:
Silver Jews - Random Rules
by Brad
Tue Aug 06, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

My picks:
1. Crowded House - Woodface vs. Mogwai - Young Team
2. Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain vs. múm - Finally We Are No One
3. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges vs. Micachu - Jewellery
4. Peter Gabriel - Us vs. Youssou N'Dour - The Guide (Wommat)

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Aug 06, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3
Replies: 26
Views: 864

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.3

Welcome to Round 2.3 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 = August 13th at 10am EST. *** Vacation Alert!...
by Brad
Tue Aug 06, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 2075

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

23 total voters this week!: acroamor andyd1010 Bang Jan BobPatience bonnielaurel Brad DaveC Edre Peraza FrankLotion hectorthebat Honorio Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong mileswide PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 Winners: 1. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There over Br...
by Brad
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 2075

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

1-1/2 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 55
Replies: 11
Views: 996

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 55

Just trying to understand what's happening here... if something gets voted out and we're unhappy about it, we can just nominate it again immediately?
by Brad
Sun Aug 04, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - August 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 4459

Re: Biggest Fan - August 2019

203. Erland & The Carnival – Trouble in Mind 6
204. The Easybeats – Land of Make Believe 6
205. The National - Ada 7.25

Thanks!
by Brad
Sat Aug 03, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 54
Replies: 13
Views: 1034

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 54

Sweet - Ballroom Blitz
by Brad
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 2075

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

My picks: 1. Sharon Van Etten - Are We There vs. Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning 2. blink-182 - Enema of the State vs. The Velvet Underground - VU 3. Buckingham Nicks - Buckingham Nicks vs. Buffy Sainte-Marie - It's My Way 4. Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet vs. Tokyo Jihen...
by Brad
Thu Aug 01, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 12345

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

196. Vril - UV: 7.25 197. Have a Nice Life – Holy Fucking Shit: 40,000: 7.5 (bonus for the Trio sample) 198. The Magnetic Fields – I Don’t Really Love You Anymore: 7 199. Stackridge - Humiliation: 6 200. Neil Young – Peaceful Valley Boulevard: 7 201. Aloe Blacc – I Need a Dollar: 5.5 202. The Colour...
by Brad
Wed Jul 31, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 10232

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Favorite Albums of 1985: 1. The Velvet Underground | VU 2. The Verlaines | Hallelujah All the Way Home 3. The Chills | The Lost EP [EP] 4. R.E.M. | Fables Of The Reconstruction 5. Game Theory | Real Nighttime 6. The Replacements | Tim 7. Pogues | Rum, Sodomy & the Lash 8. The Cure | Head on the Door...
by Brad
Wed Jul 31, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 10232

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Henrik wrote:
Wed Jul 31, 2019 12:52 pm
No problem, of course. That albums project is fantastic and it feels good that I could post my list without another pm reminder. :whistle:
:D
by Brad
Wed Jul 31, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 10232

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Favorite Songs of 1985: 1. The Chills | This Is the Way (AT #39) 2. R.E.M. | Life and How to Live It (AT #55) 3. R.E.M. | Auctioneer (Another Engine) (AT #82) 4. The Velvet Underground | Ocean (AT #121) 5. The Velvet Underground | Lisa Says (AT #122) 6. The Verlaines | Phil too? (AT #140) 7. R.E.M. ...
by Brad
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2
Replies: 36
Views: 2075

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.2

Welcome to Round 2.2 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 = August 6th at 10am EST. Here's a link to the...
by Brad
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 1706

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

21 voters this week: acroamor andyd1010 Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamieW Jirin Kingoftonga Listyguy madzong PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob rumpdoll Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 Winners: 1. Grimes - Art Angels over Fiona Apple - Tidal 11-10 2. Tom Waits - Hearta...
by Brad
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 1706

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

About 11 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 1706

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

My picks: 1. Fiona Apple - Tidal vs. Grimes - Art Angels 2. Tom Waits - Heartattack and Vine vs. Elton John - Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt 3. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions and Math vs. Ravi Shankar - Shankar Family and Friends 4. Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster & Panaiotis - Deep Listening vs...
by Brad
Thu Jul 25, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 12345

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

The Gaslight Anthem – 1,000 Years 4.5

Thanks!
by Brad
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 54
Replies: 13
Views: 1034

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 54

Anton Karas - The Third Man Theme
by Brad
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 12345

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

193. Boudewijn de Groot – Als de rook om je hoofd is verdwenen: 6
194. They Might Be Giant – Man, It’s So Loud in Here: 7

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 1706

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

Also, Predictions Leaderboard after Round One:
SweepstakesRon leads with 50 points.
BangJan and I are tied for second, each with 46 points.
by Brad
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 1706

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

Honorio wrote:c) The album ranked under 3 was released on 1992, the mean value of year of release of the game
Going with 4 Non Blondes on this one...
by Brad
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1
Replies: 36
Views: 1706

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 2.1

Welcome to Round 2.1 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 ! You've heard 'em all at least once, why not give 'em another spin? 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...
by Brad
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16
Replies: 20
Views: 1204

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16

18 total voters this week: acroamor andyd1010 Bang Jan bonnielaurel Brad CupOfDreams DaveC FrankLotion Honorio jamieW Jirin Listyguy madzong Rdwdbob Rob Safetycat spiritualized StevieFan13 Winners: 1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel... over Roxy Music - Country Life 9-8 2. Tom Waits - Closing Time ov...
by Brad
Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16
Replies: 20
Views: 1204

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16

About 1-1/2 hours left to vote!
by Brad
Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16
Replies: 20
Views: 1204

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16

My picks:
1. Roxy Music - Country Life vs. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
2. Tom Waits - Closing Time vs. Screaming Trees - Dust
3. Rush - Permanent Waves vs. Gong-Flying Teapot - Radio Gnome Invisible
4. Hedningarna - Hippjokk vs. The Sound - Jeopardy

Thanks!
by Brad
Mon Jul 22, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 53
Replies: 8
Views: 643

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 53

We need nominations!
by Brad
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 18402

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Well said, CB
by Brad
Thu Jul 18, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - July 2019
Replies: 176
Views: 12345

Re: Biggest Fan - July 2019

182. Hedningarna - Pornopolka: 6 183. The Rolling Stones – Soul Survivor: 9 (#1060 all-time) 184. Tom Petty – House in the Woods: 7 185. The Nite Riders – Women & Cadillacs: 5 186. Willie Nelson – He Won’t Ever Be Gone: 6 187. Otis Redding – Rock Me Baby: 6 188. James Brown – I Don’t Want Nobody to ...
by Brad
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - June 2019
Replies: 187
Views: 65947

Re: Biggest Fan - June 2019

175. Jay-Z, featuring Amil & Ja Rule – Can I Get A… - 6 176. Ty Segall Band – I Bought My Eyes - 8 177. Stereolab - Brakhage - 8 178. Milton Babbitt – All Set - 7.25 179. Tom Waits – Jesus Gonna Be Here - 7.25 180. Simple Plan – Welcome to My Life - 2.5 181. The Icicle Works – Love is a Wonderful Co...
by Brad
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16
Replies: 20
Views: 1204

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.16

Welcome to Round 1.16 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 ... the final week of the First Round! 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 = July 2...
by Brad
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 3912

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15

19 total voters this round: acroamor antonius Bang Jan Brad DaveC FrankLotion Gillingham hectorthebat Honorio jamieW Jirin Listyguy madzong Nassim PlasticRam Rdwdbob Rob Romain Safetycat Winners: 1. U2 - Boy over Bloc Party - Silent Alarm 9-8 2. Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella over Todd Terje...
by Brad
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 53
Replies: 8
Views: 643

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 53

The Damned - New Rose
by Brad
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:49 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 3912

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15

Brad wrote:I will be unable to compile results this week so will have to delay deadline until next week. New deadline will be 10am July 16th. Sorry for this - hope it doesn’t screw anything up!
by Brad
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 3912

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15

I will be unable to compile results this week so will have to delay deadline until next week. New deadline will be 10am June 16th. Sorry for this - hope it doesn’t screw anything up!
by Brad
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 3912

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15

My picks:

1. Bloc Party - Silent Alarm vs. U2 - Boy
2. Lou Reed/John Cale - Songs For Drella vs. Todd Terje - It's Album Time
3. Laurie Spiegel - The Expanding Universe vs. St. Vincent - Marry Me
4. Loscil - Submers vs. Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen

Thanks!
by Brad
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 47007

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

Agreed
by Brad
Tue Jul 02, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15
Replies: 29
Views: 3912

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.15

Welcome to the round 1.15 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 = July 9th at 10am EST. **Note - there wi...