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by madzong
Thu Jan 23, 2020 6:02 am
Forum: Rate the album
Topic: Rate the Album 8: Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Re: Rate the Album 8: Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon

A great listen - an album that needs to be heard as a whole rather than as seperate tracks.
by madzong
Thu Jan 23, 2020 6:00 am
Forum: Rate the album
Topic: Rate the Album 5: The Beatles' Revolver
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Re: Rate the Album 5: The Beatles' Revolver

Almost flawless in the fact that pretty much every track works when listening to the album as a whole.
by madzong
Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Rate the album
Topic: Rate the Album 7: The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Hearts Club Band
Replies: 1
Views: 54

Re: Rate the Album 7: The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Hearts Club Band

The only way it could have been better would have been the addition of 'Strawberry Fields Forever' and 'Penny Lane' but then begins the endless debate about what two tracks to loose...
by madzong
Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:55 am
Forum: Rate the album
Topic: Rate the Album 9: The Beatles' The Beatles [White Album]
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: Rate the Album 9: The Beatles' The Beatles [White Album]

Good album but not a great album - too many filler tracks and some borderline unlistenable (I'm looking at you 'Revolution 9').
by madzong
Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Rate the album
Topic: Rate the Album 10: Nirvana's Nevermind
Replies: 1
Views: 63

Re: Rate the Album 10: Nirvana's Nevermind

Pretty strong album. I find something in the way a bit annoying but not enough to stop giving the album a 10/10
by madzong
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:23 am
Forum: Rate the album
Topic: Rate the Album 6: The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Re: Rate the Album 6: The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds

This is why people call Brian Wilson a genius!
by madzong
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Rate the album
Topic: Rate the Album 1: Radiohead’s OK Computer
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Rate the Album 1: Radiohead’s OK Computer

I would have given it a 10 but for two words...'Fitter, Happier'.
by madzong
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 70
Replies: 9
Views: 384

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 70

Headless Chickens - Cruise Control
by madzong
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim tie-breakers (end of Jan. 22 UTC deadline)
Replies: 23
Views: 534

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

Manic Street Preachers

Gerry Goffin & Carole King
by madzong
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Anthems: New Zealand's Iconic Hits (New Zealand) 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 100

Anthems: New Zealand's Iconic Hits (New Zealand) 2019

Anthems: New Zealand's Iconic Hits (2019) https://www.primetv.co.nz/anthems-catchup Anthems: New Zealand’s Iconic Hits tells the stories of many of New Zealand’s iconic songs, with influential musicians and industry professionals sharing their behind-the-scenes take on the art of making music in Aot...
by madzong
Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - Submissions Now Open!
Replies: 21
Views: 913

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 (2020) - Submissions Now Open!

Brad wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 5:06 pm
acroamor wrote:
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:00 pm
Will this be the first year without a Tom Waits album nominated? Only time will tell...
I won't tell!

By the way, about 15 lists already... hoping this much support during the actual tournament!
Hi Brad,

How many lists have you received and who is in for this so far?
by madzong
Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 7598

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019

Bruce Springsteen- Western Stars
by madzong
Fri Jan 03, 2020 1:01 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 69
Replies: 9
Views: 1542

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 69

Carly Simon - Nobody Does It Better
by madzong
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 7598

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019

Bruce Springsteen - Western Stars
by madzong
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 2
Replies: 22
Views: 3563

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 2

Beach House - Space Song
A Tribe Called Quest - The Space Programe
The War On Drugs - Pain
LCD Soundsystem - How Do You Sleep?
by madzong
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Classics Edition 68
Replies: 10
Views: 2975

Re: AMF Classics Edition 68

Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning
by madzong
Sat Dec 21, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 27
Views: 3687

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

The Doors - The Doors
Pink Floyd - The Dark Side Of The Moon
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead
The Clash - London Calling
Jimi Hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland
Patti Smith - Horses
Public Enemy - It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back
The Beatles - Rubber Soul
by madzong
Sat Dec 14, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 3180

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 1

Beach House - A Walk In The Park
LCD Soundsystem - Home
TV On The Radio - Will Do
The Black Keys - Gold On The Ceiling
Hot Chip - Flutes
My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow
Daft Punk - Giorgio By Moroder
by madzong
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 67
Replies: 12
Views: 2304

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 67

U2 - Numb
by madzong
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 4
Replies: 24
Views: 3903

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 4

A Tribe Called Quest - The Space Programme
The War On Drugs - Pain
LCD Soundsystem - How Do You Sleep
by madzong
Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 66
Replies: 13
Views: 3698

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 66

The Replacements - 'Alex Chilton'
by madzong
Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 3
Replies: 27
Views: 5700

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 3

Blur - Ong Ong
Beach House - Space Song
Grimes - California
by madzong
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 26
Views: 7855

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 2

My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow
David Bowie - The Stars Are Out Tonight
Daft Punk - Instant Crush
by madzong
Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 65
Replies: 10
Views: 4716

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 65

The Ghost Of Tom Joad (2013 High Hopes Version) Bob Dylan ft. Tom Morello
by madzong
Tue Nov 19, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 65
Replies: 10
Views: 4716

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 65

DJ Shadow - Organ Donor
by madzong
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 29
Views: 8886

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 1

Beach House - Walk In The Park

This was a tough call as I REALLY like the Tame Impala track!

LCD Soundsystem - Home
TV On The Radio - Will Do
Wilco - Art Of Almost
The Black Keys - Gold On The Ceiling
The Roots - Make My
The Vaccines - Post-Breakup Sex
by madzong
Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 64
Replies: 12
Views: 3649

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 64

The Beatles - Real Love
by madzong
Wed Nov 06, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Semi-Finals!
Replies: 29
Views: 6560

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Semi-Finals!

Velvet Underground - VU
by madzong
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 7
Replies: 23
Views: 5769

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 7

David Bowie - No Plan
Alt-J - In Cold Blood
The Killers - The Man
The War On Drugs - Pain
by madzong
Fri Nov 01, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 63
Replies: 12
Views: 4517

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 63

Black Grape - Get Higher
by madzong
Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 63
Replies: 12
Views: 4517

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 63

Brian Eno & John Cale - Spinning Away
by madzong
Wed Oct 30, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Quarter-Finals
Replies: 29
Views: 6380

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Quarter-Finals

Bob Dylan - Desire
The Velvet Underground - VU
by madzong
Mon Oct 28, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 6
Replies: 27
Views: 6797

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 6

Disclosure Ft. Lorde - Magnets
Roots Manurva - Facety 2:11
Grimes - California
The 1975 - The Sound
by madzong
Wed Oct 23, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.2
Replies: 22
Views: 4434

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.2

Echo And The Bunnymen - Crocodiles
Pink Floyd - Animals
by madzong
Sun Oct 20, 2019 5:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll
Replies: 54
Views: 18390

Re: Vote for the Best of the 2010s in the Pitchfork Readers’ Poll

bonnielaurel wrote:
Sat Oct 19, 2019 9:05 pm
I can't imagine a worse result.
Agreed. I struggled to find five songs/albums I liked from their final list
by madzong
Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 5
Replies: 29
Views: 7679

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 5

Blur - Ong Ong
Foals - Mountain At My Gates
by madzong
Sat Oct 19, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 62
Replies: 9
Views: 3002

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 62

John Lennon - Beautiful Boy
by madzong
Wed Oct 16, 2019 5:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1
Replies: 27
Views: 8002

Re: Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 4.1

1. Blur - 13 2. Foo Fighters - Colour And The Shape 3. TBA 4. Peter Gabriel - Us Love the Velvets and they are one of my top 10 favourite bands but I still feel like it is an (excellent) compilation of songs and not a true cohesive album. If this album was not up against the Foo Fighters, it probabl...
by madzong
Tue Oct 15, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.33
Replies: 11
Views: 8499

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.33

Shapeshifter - Break Me Down
by madzong
Sat Oct 12, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4
Replies: 28
Views: 11001

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 4

Paramore - Still Into You
The National - Don't Swallow the Cap
Queens of the Stone Age - Smooth Sailing
M.I.A. - Bring the Noize
Clean Bandit - Rather Be
The Notwist - Kong
Sturgill Simpson - Turtles All the Way Down
Sigur Ros - Brennisteinn
by madzong
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 61
Replies: 10
Views: 7647

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 61

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Hate Myself For Loving You
by madzong
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4
Replies: 23
Views: 12089

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 3.4

Echo & The Bunnymen - Crocodiles
Pink Floyd - Animals
Boo Radleys - Everything's Alright Forever
Heatmiser - Mic City Sons
by madzong
Sat Oct 05, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3
Replies: 32
Views: 16312

Re: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 1 Week 3

Hot Chip - Flutes
Bloc Party - Octopus
Adele - Skyfall
My Blood Valentine - Only Tomorrow
Nick Cave - Higgs Boson Blues
David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
Odd Future - Oldie
Charli XCX - You're the One
by madzong
Sat Oct 05, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 7352

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 60

spiritualized wrote:
Tue Oct 01, 2019 5:26 am
Led Zeppelin - Tangerine
Good track this. I loved how it was used as one of the end songs on the soundtrack for Almost Famous.

Seconded
by madzong
Sat Oct 05, 2019 3:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 60
Replies: 17
Views: 7352

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 60

CupOfDreams wrote:
Sat Oct 05, 2019 2:41 am
How is "Stacy's Mom" beating Public Enemy????
We got to fight the power!
by madzong
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 261
Views: 65669

Re: Best Motown Songs

Here is my ballot: 1. Public Enemy - Fight The Power 2. The Jackson 5 - I Want You Back 3. The Jackson 5 - ABC 4. Stevie Wonder - Superstition 5. Marvin Gaye - I Heard It Through The Grapevine 6. Stevie Wonder - Higher Ground 7. Marvin Gaye - What’s Going On 8. Edwin Starr - War 9. Four Tops - Reach...