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by Nassim
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 7842

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

I didn't realize so many lists were still coming in! Sorry about that! In the future I'll do some kind of last call to make sure nobody gets excluded. I think it is also better to wait until the month is finished all around the world, if I read "vote in April" I would assume on the 31st is OK where...
by Nassim
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: Top 200 Songs of the Decade Tournament: Round 1, Part 2

Damn, could barely pick 2 songs I like last week and now I had to make choices to stop at 10 !
by Nassim
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 7842

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

Listyguy wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:49 pm
Nassim wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:57 am
1) Leonard Cohen - Songs of Leonard Cohen
This is meant to be Songs of Love and Hate, I'm assuming?
Yes it does !
by Nassim
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:57 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll
Replies: 96
Views: 7842

Re: Albums and Songs of 1971 Poll

I really don't like the middle of the 70s, but the great stretch of music that preceded it ended up with a bang on 71, really great year. You've got your classic rock legends, your soul greats, some forward thinking milestones... You even got a song with such a great hook that it got sampled in 3 so...
by Nassim
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.3
Replies: 40
Views: 1105

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.3

1. Sigur Rós - ( )
2. The Psychedelic Furs - Talk Talk Talk
by Nassim
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: what happened to the project of tagging genres to the songs of AM Top?
Replies: 17
Views: 983

Re: what happened to the project of tagging genres to the songs of AM Top?

While we are asking for specific data : does anybody have the AM list of albums which their respective length ? Sometimes I have only 30 or 40 minutes available and wonder which album I would have the time to listen to and by the time I find a fitting album I have lost 5 of those free minutes. You ...
by Nassim
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: what happened to the project of tagging genres to the songs of AM Top?
Replies: 17
Views: 983

Re: what happened to the project of tagging genres to the songs of AM Top?

While we are asking for specific data : does anybody have the AM list of albums which their respective length ? Sometimes I have only 30 or 40 minutes available and wonder which album I would have the time to listen to and by the time I find a fitting album I have lost 5 of those free minutes.
by Nassim
Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.2
Replies: 33
Views: 1725

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 11 - Round 1.2

2. Dr. Octagon - Dr. Octagonecologyst
by Nassim
Tue Mar 17, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2020
Replies: 236
Views: 14270

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2020

My third 1 from Hymie ! I was starting to worry it would never come, I got stuck with 2s and 3s recently.
by Nassim
Sun Mar 15, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread
Replies: 66
Views: 18051

Re: Albums of 2020 Discussion Thread

Every Bad by Porridge Radio is the first album of this year to really stand out for me. However, all those are also quite good : Pantha du Prince - Conference of Trees Caribou - Suddenly Grimes - Miss Anthropocene Makaya McCraven - We're New Again, a reimagining The girlfriend also really liked The ...
by Nassim
Wed Mar 04, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD
Replies: 116
Views: 23912

Re: AMF Favorite Albums and Songs of the 2010s - LIST THREAD

Why did I spend the past 10 years without Baby Birch????
That song is stunning, heartbreaking, touching, gorgeous and more !
by Nassim
Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll
Replies: 147
Views: 22966

Re: Albums and Songs of 1970 Poll

I thought I had posted my lists yesterday, must have been censored by the Clapton Illuminatis Songs : 1) Led Zeppelin - Since I've Been Loving You 2) Simon & Garfunkel - The Only Living Boy in New York 3) CAN - Mother Sky 4) Minnie Riperton - Les Fleurs 5) Black Sabbath - War Pigs 6) Led Zeppelin - ...
by Nassim
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Survivor, Season 1, Best Albums of the 2010s, Episode 10!
Replies: 3
Views: 2346

Re: AMF Survivor, Season 1, Best Albums of the 2010s, Episode 10!

After 15 votes, there is a perfect tie between all 5 !
by Nassim
Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Songs of 2019 - RESULTS
Replies: 73
Views: 8936

Re: AMF Favorite Songs of 2019 - RESULTS

Dan wrote:
Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:39 pm
8 songs by solo female artists in the top 10.

:happy-wavemulticolor:

Thanks for the rollout and hard work, acroamor.
And Big Thief is female fronted.

And yet, Drunk II, in my opinion one the best rock songs of the decade, is not even top 50 :(
by Nassim
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 350
Views: 43143

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Moonbeam wrote:
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:16 pm
[78] The Cure - Lullaby

I will only love you more:
Henrik (1/300)
Nassim (1/300)
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by Nassim
Sat Feb 15, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 350
Views: 43143

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Favorite surprise so far : Waiting Room in the top 200, I expected it to be close to the bottom ! Nice to finally see some love for Fugazi throughout various topics in the forum. Worst surprise so far : Temptation so low ! I guess it depends on which version you stumbled on first, but that song is w...
by Nassim
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 40752

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

Albums : 1) Helado Negro - This Is How You Smile 2) Blanck Mass - Animated Violence Mild 3) Leif - Loom Dream 4) Mannequin Pussy - Patience 5) RAP - EXPORT 6) DAVE - Psychodrama 7) Octo Octa - Resonant Body 8) Girl Band - The Talkies 9) PUP - Morbid Stuff 10) William Basinski - On Time Out of Time 1...
by Nassim
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 350
Views: 43143

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

This Win/Loss matrix was then raised to the 8th power (as in the Album Ranking program), and the ratio of this matrix over its transpose determined the final points, after applying the natural logarithm. The effect of this is that each song is given credit not just for the songs it beats, but the s...
by Nassim
Wed Feb 12, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks, the sequel
Topic: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Week 2: Kate Bush's Hounds of Love
Replies: 7
Views: 3102

Re: Rank the Tracks, The Sequel, Week 2: Kate Bush's Hounds of Love

2. Hounds of Love
1. Running Up That Hill (A Deal with God)
3. The Big Sky
10. Jig of Life
7. Under Ice
8. Waking the Witch
4. Mother Stands for Comfort
5. Cloudbusting
6. And Dream of Sheep
11. Hello Earth
9. Watching You Without Me
12. The Morning Fog
by Nassim
Mon Feb 10, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links
Replies: 62
Views: 17892

Re: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links

Hey Moonbeam, during the past weeks I listened to all 300 songs that reached the final round of the 80s poll. That was quite some work, but also a lot of fun. I just sent you the Excel file with my favorite 100 songs ranked in column G. Let me know if this is OK. And hopefully my #1 will make it to...
by Nassim
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Run of 4 Songs
Replies: 30
Views: 6997

Re: Best Run of 4 Songs

Surprisingly enough, right when I saw the title of the discussion I thought about a 5 song stretch, from an album in the bottom part of my all time top 100. The dichotomy between that and the rest of the album might make it pop up more than stretches from my very favorite albums (though actually, a ...
by Nassim
Mon Jan 20, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Videogame EOD : your lists
Replies: 3
Views: 2761

Videogame EOD : your lists

Hi guys, I was wondering what were your favorite video games of the decade, here are mine : 1) Borderlands 2 (Xbox 360) Maybe I would feel different now, older and wiser, but I never laughed as much as with this game (and its 2 best DLCs, Torgue's and Tiny Tina's). Both the pre sequel and Borderland...
by Nassim
Mon Jan 20, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim tie-breakers (end of Jan. 22 UTC deadline)
Replies: 23
Views: 5523

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

St. Vincent on the strength of not being Manic Street Preachers
Moroder
by Nassim
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Best Albums of All-Time, Round 5, Finale
Replies: 38
Views: 8548

Re: Tournament 1: Best Albums of All-Time, Round 5, Finale

OK Computer
OK Computer is a 10/10 for me, while I don't care much for Dark Side of the Moon, so easy pick here.
by Nassim
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)
Replies: 46
Views: 15236

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

1. Built to Spill
2. Modest Mouse
3. Fugazi
4. Hot Chip
5. Car Seat Headrest
6. Gorillaz
7. Four Tet
8. Run the Jewels
9. Burial
10. Slint

Backstage wing.
Giorgio Moroder
El-P
by Nassim
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)
Replies: 44
Views: 15166

Re: EOD Artists Poll (OFFICIAL POLL)

1) Run the Jewels 2) Car Seat Headrest 3) Sufjan Stevens 4) Kanye West 5) Grimes 6) Vince Staples 7) Chance the Rapper 8) Low 9) LCD Soundsystem 10) Burial 11) Cloud Nothings 12) Frank Ocean 13) El-P 14) Orelsan 15) Queens of the Stone Age 16) Hot Chip 17) La Femme 18) Kendrick Lamar 19) Ought 20) B...
by Nassim
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD
Replies: 159
Views: 40752

Re: AMF Favorite Albums/Songs of 2019 - LIST THREAD

I still have albums to listen to, at least those from the Moderately acclaimed poll, but I don't think I'm going to change my songs list : 1) Mannequin Pussy - Drunk II 2) Four Tet - Only Human 3) Dogleg - Fox 4) Blanck Mass - House Vs. House 5) Helado Negro - Running 6) Octo Octa - Imminent Spirit ...
by Nassim
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4
Replies: 30
Views: 7859

Re: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 4

1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. Revolver by The Beatles.
by Nassim
Mon Jan 06, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Treble (US) - Top 150 Songs of the 2010s
Replies: 2
Views: 3370

Re: Treble (US) - Top 150 Songs of the 2010s

134. Jessie Ware – “Wildest Moments” (2012) 125. The Knife – “Full of Fire” (2013) 123. Miguel – “coffee” (2015) 122. ANOHNI – “Drone Bomb Me” (2016) 119. Grimes – “Kill v. Maim” (2015) 118. Autre Ne Veut – “Play by Play” (2013) 108. Usher – “Climax” (2012) 100. Algiers – “Irony. Utility. Pretext” ...
by Nassim
Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 3
Replies: 28
Views: 7995

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

1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. Abbey Road by The Beatles
3. Funeral by Arcade Fire
4. Revolver by The Beatles

First pick was tough, the other ones not so much
by Nassim
Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links
Replies: 62
Views: 17892

Re: Final 1980s Poll: Instructions and Links

Looking at the album list, I have listened to most of them but so many fall in the "I have heard that but have no recollection of it" category that I have no idea how I'm going to rank them (and also am mad at myself for not taking quick notes after listening to them).
by Nassim
Tue Dec 31, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Video Games - EOY 2019 - Critics' Lists
Replies: 11
Views: 7374

Re: Video Games - EOY 2019 - Critics' Lists

Pixels (pretty good video game blog on lemonde.fr) top 100 of the year 100. Crowd City 99. Dr. Mario World 98. Identity 97. Mini Motorways 96. Cricket Through the Ages 95. Color Bump 3D 94. Super Mario Maker 2 93. Wolfenstein Youngblood 92. Astral Chain 91. Luigi’s Mansion 3 90. My Friend Pedro 89....
by Nassim
Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: Magic (France) - 150 Records that Made the Years 2010 (2019)
Replies: 10
Views: 12067

Re: Magic (France) - 150 Records that Made the Years 2010 (2019)

Some sites use "Greatest, Best", "Most Important", etc. It's basically the same for them probably It's just personal interpretation but I agree with Harold- there was a similar Billboard list that listed what they deemed the most memetic songs of the decade or those that the decade would be remembe...
by Nassim
Wed Dec 25, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 2
Replies: 24
Views: 7835

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

1. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
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. Pass
8. Revolver by The Beatles.
by Nassim
Mon Dec 23, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 12606

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2019

Helado Negro - This Is How You Smile
by Nassim
Sat Dec 21, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 3 Week 1
Replies: 22
Views: 5943

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

Flying Lotus - Do the Astral Plane

Tie

Laura Marling - Sophia

The Roots - Make My

Hot Chip - Flutes

Kacey Musgraves - Follow Your Arrow

Swans - A Little God in My Hands
by Nassim
Mon Dec 16, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed VI: Early Reveal Thread
Replies: 10
Views: 2863

Re: Unacclaimed VI: Early Reveal Thread

I think unranked songs from bubbling under albums shouldn't be excluded, as the delimitation is a bit arbitrary. If I'm correct some of the bubbling under albums are there due to a couple of old lists, while Henrik wouldn't even include albums that have recently have appeared in the same number of l...
by Nassim
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tournament 1: Top 32 Albums of All Time, Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 29
Views: 7309

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

1. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys 2. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars by David Bowie 3. Marquee Moon by Television 4. OK Computer by Radiohead 5. Led Zeppelin IV by Led Zeppelin 6. Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols by Sex Pistols 7. Abbey Road by The Beatles ...
by Nassim
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 4
Replies: 24
Views: 6745

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

Danny Brown - Ain't It Funny Craig Finn - God in Chicago French Montana ft. Swae Lee - Unforgettable Tyler, the Creator - Boredom LCD Soundsystem - How Do You Sleep? Let's Eat Grandma - Falling Into Me My #24 of the decade beats my #150, possibly to face my #112 next round ! That's a crowded part of...
by Nassim
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 3
Replies: 27
Views: 8543

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

Royksopp & Robyn - Monument

Preoccupations - Continental Shelf

Beach House - Space Song

Car Seat Headrest - Vincent
by Nassim
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - December 2019
Replies: 187
Views: 58707

Re: Biggest Fan - December 2019

Hymie wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:31 pm
Rob wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:52 am
330. Four Tet – Smile around the face
This was torture.

1
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by Nassim
Sat Dec 07, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 91
Views: 48368

Re: EOD 2010s Songs Spreadsheet Updates

Top 10 AM songs not in the current top 100: 3. Caribou - Can't Do Without You (134) 4. The Black Keys - Lonely Boy (164) Top 10 AM songs not mentioned in any EOD list so far: 4. Phosphorescent - Song for Zula 5. Frank Ocean - Nikes 6. Sufjan Stevens - Should Have Known Better 7. Big Boi - Shutterbu...
by Nassim
Sat Dec 07, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?
Replies: 30
Views: 12069

Re: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?

Mask Off is the worst song in the EOD top 100. It has every element of a typical forgettable mumble rap song: This song embodies one of the biggest trends in music these days, but I still struggle to understand why that trend is so popular, and I have a hard time seeing mumble rap like this standin...
by Nassim
Sun Dec 01, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Next decade poll
Replies: 37
Views: 15167

Re: Next decade poll

Even if I said the 70s is the worst decade of music for me, I still think we should continue with our usual cycle and tackle it next year. There is already going to be most likely an end of decade poll, so going with 2010s for the yearly poll would be overkill. That can wait 2023 for sure.
by Nassim
Sat Nov 30, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: EOD Videogame Lists
Replies: 2
Views: 8445

Re: EOD Videogame Lists

by Nassim
Fri Nov 29, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 38345

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Also remember that for every good song of the 00's there are 5-10 from the 70's. That's the other way round for me, the 70s is by far the decade I like the least (if we start with the 60s to the 2010s). There are obviously a couple exceptions a year, but the 71 to 76 stretch is the crossing of the ...
by Nassim
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 2
Replies: 26
Views: 10573

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

Hot Chip - Flutes 2 of my favorite songs of the decade. Flutes ranks too high to be toppled but Hacker is the best burst of random crazy mayhem of recent memory. Melody's Echo Chamber - I Follow You My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow Nick Cave - Higgs Boson Blues) Laura Marling - Master Hunter Daft...
by Nassim
Tue Nov 26, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: MOWNO - 100 disques de la décennie (EOD albums) - France
Replies: 1
Views: 3149

Re: MOWNO - 100 disques de la décennie (EOD albums) - France

DEERHUNTER - HALCYON DIGEST 4AD – 2010 WAVVES - KING OF THE BEACH FAT POSSUM / BELLA UNION – 2010 VENTURA - WE RECRUIT AFRICANTAPE – 2010 FOALS - TOTAL LIFE FOREVER SUB POP – 2010 THE NATIONAL - HIGH VIOLET 4AD – 2010 SHIPPING NEWS - ONE LESS HEARTLESS TO FEAR AFRICANTAPE – 2010 FLYING LOTUS - COSMO...
by Nassim
Sat Nov 23, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Overlooked Songs 3: 2010s Edition - Round 2 Week 1
Replies: 29
Views: 11799

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

Beach House - Walk in the Park
Crystal Castles - Celestica
LCD Soundsystem - Home
Javiera Mena - Luz de piedra de luna
TV on the Radio - Will Do
Laura Marling - Sophia
Thee Oh Sees - The Dream
Chvrches - Lies
by Nassim
Thu Nov 21, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?
Replies: 30
Views: 12069

Re: What are your EOD “Hot Takes”?

I agree with almost everything Nassim said - maybe his takes weren't so hot! My take are always hot ! But I indeed forgot The Roots in my hip hop assessment, undun is a great album. Wise Up Ghost and ...And Then You Shoot Your Cousin were disappointing though and they have been stuck with Fallon si...