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by Mattceinicram
Fri Jul 29, 2016 1:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2016
Replies: 254
Views: 59241

Re: Albums of 2016

Hello, I have retured to the forum. My top ten: 1. Car Seat Headrest- Teens of Denial 2. Chance the Rapper- Coloring Book 3. Radiohead- A Moon Shaped Pool 4. David Bowie- Backstar 5. Beyonce- Lemonade 6. ANOHNI- Hopelessness 7. Sturgill Simpson- A Sailor's Guide to Earth 8. Deakin- Sleep Cycle 9. An...
by Mattceinicram
Fri Mar 27, 2015 1:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Courtney Barnett's "Sometimes I Sit and Think..."
Replies: 6
Views: 2276

Re: Courtney Barnett's "Sometimes I Sit and Think..."

I like the album a lot. I went and bought it.
by Mattceinicram
Fri Mar 20, 2015 11:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "To Pimp a Butterfly"
Replies: 50
Views: 14258

Re: Kendrick Lamar's "To Pimp a Butterfly"

I've come to the conclusion after a few listens that this makes my top 5 all time list.
by Mattceinicram
Tue Feb 03, 2015 7:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules February - Submissions!
Replies: 14
Views: 5229

Re: Random Rules February - Submissions!

GucciLittlePiggy wrote:Looks like you've only got nine songs Mattceinicram.
Fixed, thanks!
by Mattceinicram
Tue Feb 03, 2015 5:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules February - Submissions!
Replies: 14
Views: 5229

Re: Random Rules February - Submissions!

BADBADNOTGOOD- Rotten Decay
Frank Sinatra- Deep in a Dream
Robert Johnson- When You Got a Good Friend
The Smiths- The Queen is Dead
Willie Nelson- Can I Sleep in Your Arms?
Bon Iver- For Emma
Stevie Wonder- You and I
Elvis Presley- Anyplace is Paradise
Chvrches- Tether
Pixies- Mr. Gieves
by Mattceinicram
Mon Feb 02, 2015 6:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What is the list about?
Replies: 76
Views: 17587

Re: What is the list about?

Luke JR68 wrote:
Mattceinicram wrote:1. Run the Jewels- Run the Jewels 2
2. Vampire Weekend- Modern Vampires of the City
3. Kendrick Lamar- good kid, m.A.A.d city
4. Bon Iver- Bon Iver
5. Kanye West- My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Pitchfork's AotY 2010-2014?
Yep!
by Mattceinicram
Mon Feb 02, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What is the list about?
Replies: 76
Views: 17587

Re: What is the list about?

1. Run the Jewels- Run the Jewels 2
2. Vampire Weekend- Modern Vampires of the City
3. Kendrick Lamar- good kid, m.A.A.d city
4. Bon Iver- Bon Iver
5. Kanye West- My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
by Mattceinicram
Tue Jan 06, 2015 3:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2014 Albums and Songs Poll - Post Lists Here
Replies: 82
Views: 31540

Re: 2014 Albums and Songs Poll - Post Lists Here

My Top 50 Albums 1. Swans- To Be Kind 2. FKA Twigs- LP1 3. Run the Jewels- Run the Jewels 2 4. Iceage-Plowing Into The Field of Love 5. D’Angelo- Black Messiah 6. Sun Kil Moon- Benji 7. Grouper- Ruins 8. The War on Drugs- Lost in the Dream 9. Aphex Twin- Syro 10. Indian- From All Purity 11. Panoptic...
by Mattceinicram
Tue Jan 06, 2015 3:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules January - Submissions!
Replies: 20
Views: 6387

Re: Random Rules January - Submissions!

Kanye West- Power James Blake- I Am Sold At The Drive-In- Extracurricular Bikini Kill- Rebel Girl The Beatles- Golden Slumbers Animal Collective- Derek The Beatles- Martha My Dear American Football- I'll See You When We're Both Not So Emotional Cocteau Twins- Iceblink Luck Franz Ferdinand- The Dark ...
by Mattceinicram
Mon Dec 29, 2014 1:20 am
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 Albums - Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 105
Views: 77837

Re: EOY 2014 Albums - Spreadsheet Updates

I am stunned at the EOY reception for 1989
by Mattceinicram
Wed Dec 24, 2014 9:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules December - Elimination!
Replies: 64
Views: 15348

Re: Random Rules December - Elimination!

She & Him - You Really Got A Hold On Me (Brad) The Cars- Bye Bye Love (Mattceinicram) The Hold Steady – Slapped Actress (DocBrown) Roseanne Cash – Rosie Strike Back (DocBrown) John Mellencamp – To Washington (live) (DocBrown) La Sera – Running Wild (DocBrown) Gazoline – Du feu (DocBrown) Fleet Foxe...
by Mattceinicram
Sat Dec 20, 2014 11:29 pm
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 lists you like but not eligible today.
Replies: 8
Views: 6184

Re: EOY 2014 lists you like but not eligible today.

The Needle Drop is a blog that I follow, and one that is set to do their end of the year list any time now. It's a pretty popular blog that does a ton of reviews a year, but the only thing holding it back from being on AM is the fact that it's only 1 man doing it. His lists and reviews are better t...
by Mattceinicram
Sun Dec 14, 2014 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Madness: Final Four
Replies: 28
Views: 7722

Re: Acclaimed Music Madness: Final Four

1) The Beatles 1
1) Prince

1) Bob Dylan
1) Radiohead 3
by Mattceinicram
Thu Dec 11, 2014 4:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Madness: Elite 8
Replies: 31
Views: 9188

Re: Acclaimed Music Madness: Elite 8

London Regional Final
1) The Beatles
2) Miles Davis 2

Lagos Regional Final
1) Prince 1
7) Neil Young

Memphis Regional Final
1) Bob Dylan 1
3) Stevie Wonder

Detroit Regional Final
1) Radiohead 3
7) David Bowie
by Mattceinicram
Tue Dec 09, 2014 6:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules December - Submissions!
Replies: 12
Views: 4301

Re: Random Rules December - Submissions!

Cannonball Adderley- One for Daddy-O
Pearl Jam- Black
Burzum- Gebrechlichkeit II
Television- Guiding Light
The Cars- Bye Bye Love
Arcade Fire- Flashbulb Eyes
Johnny Cash- Wanted Man
Prince- Forever in My Life
Sly and the Family Stone- Just Like a Baby
Robert Johnson- From Four 'Til Late
by Mattceinicram
Sun Dec 07, 2014 5:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Madness: Sweet 16
Replies: 26
Views: 8552

Re: Acclaimed Music Madness: Sweet 16

1) The Beatles 2 4) Bruce Springsteen 6) Duke Ellington 2) Miles Davis 2 Lagos 1) Prince 1 5) Frank Sinatra 11) The Velvet Underground 2 7) Neil Young Memphis 1) Bob Dylan 1 4) The Rolling Stones 3) Stevie Wonder 10) Pink Floyd 1 Detroit 1) Radiohead 3 12) The Beach Boys 3) Bob Marley 7) David Bowie 1
by Mattceinicram
Thu Nov 27, 2014 3:35 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mojo (UK) EOY 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 2016

Re: Mojo (UK) EOY 2014

Some odd choices on this one....
by Mattceinicram
Wed Nov 26, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2014
Replies: 430
Views: 134410

Re: Albums of 2014

My current list: Swans- To Be Kind 92 FKA Twigs- LP1-91 Run the Jewels- Run the Jewels 2-88 Sun Kil Moon- Benji 88 Iceage- Plowing Into the Field of Love-88 Caribou- Our Love- 87 The War on Drugs- Lost in the Dream- 87 Aphex Twin- Syro- 86 Grouper- Ruins- 86 Freddie Gibbs & Madlib- Pinata- 85 St Vin...
by Mattceinicram
Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules November - Submissions!
Replies: 17
Views: 5391

Re: Random Rules November - Submissions!

Nas- Life's a Bitch
Beastie Boys- Johnny Ryall
Arctic Monkeys- Fireside
Violent Femmes- To The Kill
American Football- Untitled #2 [Boombox Practice Session]
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib- Deep
The Black Keys- Dead and Gone
The Who- The Punk and the Godfather
Clams Casino- Cold War
Nas- The World is Yours
by Mattceinicram
Mon Oct 13, 2014 4:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules October - Elimination!
Replies: 72
Views: 16736

Re: Random Rules October - Elimination!

The Monkees- Last Train to Clarksville (Rob) Foster the People- Pumped Up Kicks (Gigamesh Remix) (DocBrown) Robert Johnson- Little Queen of Spades (Mattceinicram) Weezer - In the Garage (hectorthebat) Billy Ward and the Dominoes - Sixty Minute Man (hectorthebat) The Hold Steady - Yeah Sapphire (hec...
by Mattceinicram
Sat Oct 11, 2014 3:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules October - Elimination!
Replies: 72
Views: 16736

Re: Random Rules October - Elimination!

Lifehouse- You and Me (Luke JR69) Switchfoot- The Sound (whuntva) Linkin Park - Figure.09 (GucciLittlePiggy) Weezer - In the Garage (hectorthebat) Billy Ward and the Dominoes - Sixty Minute Man (hectorthebat) George Michael - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (hectorthebat) The Hold Steady - Yeah...
by Mattceinicram
Mon Oct 06, 2014 10:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules October - Submissions!
Replies: 11
Views: 3469

Re: Random Rules October - Submissions!

Death Grips- Blackjack Daft Punk- Around the World Inquisition- Arrival of Eons After David Bowie- Art Decade Bob Dylan- I Want You Robert Johnson- Little Queen of Spades Creedence Clearwater Revival- Lookin' Out My Back Door The Velvet Underground- There She Goes Again Slowdive- Machine Gun Deafhea...
by Mattceinicram
Fri Sep 12, 2014 4:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: U2's New Album
Replies: 28
Views: 7243

Re: U2's New Album

It was really bad, not even going to give it the benefit of the doubt because it was free. Rolling Stone is embarrassing.
by Mattceinicram
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules September - Submissions!
Replies: 15
Views: 4143

Re: Random Rules September - Submissions!

Madvillian- The Illest Villian
Tom Waits- Midtown
The Smiths- The Boy With The Thorn in his Side
Radiohead- Morning Bell
Slowdive- 40 Days
The Beatles- And I Love Her
Beastie Boys- High Plains Drifter
Mos Def- Love
Bruce Springsteen- Night
Neil Young- I Believe in You
by Mattceinicram
Mon Aug 18, 2014 5:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Pitchfork's Best Music of the Decade so Far
Replies: 44
Views: 12868

Re: Pitchfork's Best Music of the Decade so Far

The songs list is up. There are PLENTY of surprises.
by Mattceinicram
Sun Aug 10, 2014 11:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Why is folk less acclaimed than other genres?
Replies: 27
Views: 7324

Re: Why is folk less acclaimed than other genres?

Critics treat metal like it's in an entirely different field of music, which is really weird. Anytime I see it mentioned it's in a specialty list, unless it's the one big metal album of the year (i.e. Sunbather or or AWLWLB). Yes, I get pretty frustrated when metal is completely ignored by EOY list...
by Mattceinicram
Sun Aug 10, 2014 1:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Why is folk less acclaimed than other genres?
Replies: 27
Views: 7324

Re: Why is folk less acclaimed than other genres?

This is the question I always ask for metal.
by Mattceinicram
Fri Aug 08, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2014
Replies: 430
Views: 134410

Re: Albums of 2014

Setherex wrote:Any opinions of the new Spoon? Within their top three for me. Hardly a song that I would consider skipping on future listens.
Yes, I enjoyed it quite a bit, a solid and consistent rock album.
by Mattceinicram
Wed Aug 06, 2014 8:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Post Your "One Per Year" Lists
Replies: 102
Views: 29869

Re: Post Your "One Per Year" Lists

I pushed until 1900. Excellent "game" ! 1900 - Jean Sibelius - Finlandia 1901 - Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2 1902 - Gustav Malher - Symphonie n°5 1903 - Erik Satie - Je te veux 1904 - Giacomo Puccini - Madame Butterfly (Humming Chorus) 1905 - Claude Debussy - La Mer 1906 - Charles Ive...
by Mattceinicram
Wed Aug 06, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 49
Views: 13486

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1

Luke JR68 wrote:
Mattceinicram wrote: Jay-Z and Kanye West- New Slaves
;) ?
oops, great catch. I fixed it! Got my Kanye songs mixed up apparently
by Mattceinicram
Wed Aug 06, 2014 3:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 49
Views: 13486

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 1

The Shins- New Slang Jay-Z and Kanye West- Niggas in Paris Metronomy- The Look ABBA- The Winner Takes it All Depeche Mode- Enjoy the Silence DJ Shadow- Midnight in a Perfect World Roxy Music- More Than This Carly Rae Jepsen- Call Me Maybe Bjork- Hyper-Ballad Vampire Weekend- Diane Young The Zombies-...
by Mattceinicram
Tue Aug 05, 2014 8:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 30876

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

BleuPanda wrote:American Football is from 1999. It had a major rerelease recently, but it was originally released years ago.
Yep, the song is not new, it was just reissued this year.
by Mattceinicram
Tue Aug 05, 2014 8:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2014
Replies: 430
Views: 134410

Re: Albums of 2014

The new FKA Twigs album is streaming on iTunes Radio. Honestly, it might be my album of the year, it's fantastic.
by Mattceinicram
Tue Aug 05, 2014 6:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 30876

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

Nassim wrote: Dan Deacon - Wham City (because we don't have enough 10 minutes + songs in yet...)
[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=im8bhfn_Kaw[/youtube]
Really glad this is nominated!
by Mattceinicram
Tue Aug 05, 2014 6:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 30876

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

My second nomination will be American Football- Never Meant.
by Mattceinicram
Sat Aug 02, 2014 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Most Acclaimed Covers/Remakes
Replies: 24
Views: 8491

Re: Most Acclaimed Covers/Remakes

Some of the originals of these songs are also great and a bit under appreciated.
by Mattceinicram
Sat Aug 02, 2014 10:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread
Replies: 111
Views: 30876

Re: Unacclaimed 2.0 Nomination Thread

Aesop Rock- 9-5er's Anthem
by Mattceinicram
Fri Aug 01, 2014 11:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recent Purchases
Replies: 123
Views: 36320

Re: Recent Purchases

Danny Brown- Old
Burzum- Filosofem
Madvillian- Madvilliany
by Mattceinicram
Fri Aug 01, 2014 5:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2014 (13) July 31
Replies: 12
Views: 5362

Re: MCCh 2014 (13) July 31

A lot of the big indie artists seem to have fallen into a three year cycle, and I think the reason 2007, 2010, and 2013 were the standouts is because that's where The National and Arcade Fire (As well as the man the rest of you like better than I do) fall in the cycle. If that pattern holds true we...
by Mattceinicram
Fri Aug 01, 2014 1:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2014 (13) July 31
Replies: 12
Views: 5362

Re: MCCh 2014 (13) July 31

It hasn't been a great year so far to be honest. However, a lot of big names are putting out albums towards the second half of the year, so we'll see what happens in the fall/winter.
by Mattceinicram
Fri Aug 01, 2014 12:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Post Your "One Per Year" Lists
Replies: 102
Views: 29869

Re: Post Your "One Per Year" Lists

Last 50 years in albums, including this year. 1964- Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto- Getz/Gilberto 1965- The Beatles- Rubber Soul 1966- The Beatles- Revolver 1967- The Velvet Underground- The Velvet Underground & Nico 1968- Johnny Cash- At Folsom Prison 1969- The Beatles- Abbey Road 1970- Miles Davis- B...
by Mattceinicram
Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 96160

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

If you start every post with "In my humble opinion" you will see that a lot more people will be interested in what you are saying. From Christgau's website: "I figure that a critic ought to have three qualities: interest, and arrogance , and writing ability." Your site is all about cannonizng the o...
by Mattceinicram
Wed Jul 30, 2014 4:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2014
Replies: 430
Views: 134410

Re: Albums of 2014

A new Deafheaven album has been announced for August. I'm pretty excited about that.
by Mattceinicram
Wed Jul 30, 2014 2:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 96160

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

Bruce, why go on a website called Acclaimed Music to criticize the idea of celebrating acclaimed music? A few things I've been thinking as I've read through your comments: The Gene Vincent argument seems kind of silly. Is PSY the greatest musician of the last ten years? If we look at how he has ove...
by Mattceinicram
Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 96160

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

Exactly. For me, I'm 20 years old I'm a bit on the younger side. I hate to break it to you Bruce, but artists like Radiohead, Kanye have had more of a "influence" and "cultural" impact on me and others around my age bracket than most artists from the 50s. Is it really fair to say that my generation...
by Mattceinicram
Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 96160

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

Everyone else at DDD think that there are objective criteria for music? Here's the criteria of a typical DDD list: Rock 'n' Roll Artists of the 50's are based equally on Commercial Impact, Influence, Musical Impact and Cultural Impact. The editor is not supposed to consider his own taste at all. In...
by Mattceinicram
Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 96160

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

Influence, Musical Impact and Cultural Impact. The editor is not supposed to consider his own taste at all. In fact I did many lists on the site where I never even heard most of the records on the list. All the year lists in the late 1990s and the 2000s for instance. Not trying to make an argument,...
by Mattceinicram
Tue Jul 29, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread
Replies: 422
Views: 96160

Re: IT HAS HAPPENED: Update 2014 Thread

Hey Bruce, if you don't approve of the way that things are run on this website, you can leave and you won't be missed at all. In fact, there's a great community at a website called http://boards.4chan.org/mu/ that I'm sure would be very open to someone like you. :mrgreen: Whoa now. Bruce is bad, bu...