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by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 2
Replies: 36
Views: 650

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 2 (Current)

Group 1
Betty Evertt | You're No Good
Portugal. The Man | So American

Group 2
David Wise | Stickerbrush Symphony
Iqbaal Ramadhan | Hello You

Group 3
Modest Mouse | Heart Cooks Brain
Sugar | Hoover Dam

Group 4
Days n' Daze | My Darling Dopamine
The Jam | Man in the Corner Shop
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Jan 14, 2021 4:46 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Knack Focus (BE)
Replies: 4
Views: 334

Re: EOY 2020 - Knack Focus (BE)

Vacantjoy wrote: Wed Dec 16, 2020 6:18 pm they may create a song list too
Any updates?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Jan 13, 2021 3:01 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

I confess, I've really not done much with this since the last update. I'll try to get something out this weekend, but I may not have it entirely completed until February.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jan 08, 2021 12:10 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1
Replies: 40
Views: 1157

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Round 1, Part 1 (Current)

Group 1 Steely Dan | "Josie" Joan Armatrading | "Rosie" Group 2 Madonna | "Till Death Do Us Part" Death | "Politicians In My Eyes" Group 3 Death Cab for Cutie | "The Ghosts of Beverly Drive" Ooberman | "Shorely Wall" Group 4 Desire | "Don't Call" Shiro Sigasu, featuring Arianne Schreiber | "Komm, sü...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Jan 03, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RYM parent genre changes
Replies: 1
Views: 404

Re: RYM parent genre changes

A new umbrella genre was added called Hardcore [Punk], which is categorized as a subgenre of Punk and Rock, so there will be numerous upcoming parent changes reflecting this.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are your New Year Resolutions?
Replies: 6
Views: 348

Re: What are your New Year Resolutions?

The main thing is to get my comic idea completed enough to be posted sometime this year. I also want to listen to a lot more music, though I'm not certain how exactly to get that done.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 30, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

Jackson wrote: Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:42 pm Thanks for the update! Just curious - are lists from The Quietus and Resident Advisor going to be counted?
Yes!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 27, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

Vacantjoy wrote: Sun Dec 27, 2020 10:54 am
Federico wrote: Sun Dec 27, 2020 10:52 am Ron, did you include the list from musikexpress?
it's not mentioned in the sources ..
My mistake, it fell through the cracks in the rush to get an update out for Christmas. Next update, it'll be there for sure.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 26, 2020 2:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

Camp Cope "The Opener" was a single in 2017
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 26, 2020 2:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RYM parent genre changes
Replies: 1
Views: 404

RYM parent genre changes

Now that song genres have been added to AM, I'm going to start keeping track of changes to the RYM genre tree in this thread so that the "suggest genre changes here" thread can be fully restored to its original purpose. This isn't necessarily for AM usage, just for posterity. Sertanejo romântico: Se...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Dec 25, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

Setherex wrote: Fri Dec 25, 2020 10:08 pm Apologies Ron - u got a spreadsheet?
Whoops! Just added it.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 22
Views: 6473

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

USA: Grammy, HipHopDX (Rap), HipHopDX R&B), Nashville Scene, Noisey, Paste, Revolver, XXL Magazine UK: Complex UK, DJ Mag, Fact, Loud and Quiet, Mixmag, Resident Advisor Ireland: The Irish Times (International), The Irish Times (Irish) Argentina: Rolling Stone Belgium: Goûte Mes Disques, Humo, Indie...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

Merry Christmas! USA: Spectrum Culture, Spin, Complex, Fader, Atwood Magazine UK: Dazed Australia: The Music Brazil: Revista O Grito! Colombia: Radiónica France: Mowno Germany: Zündfunk Italy: Kalporz Mexico: Reactor 105.7 Norway: Dagsavisen Spain: Rockdelux (Intl) Sweden: HYMN 1 (1) | Cardi B feat....
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 24, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - HYMN (SE)
Replies: 16
Views: 1351

Re: EOY 2020 - HYMN (SE)

Årets låtar 2020 https://hymn.se/2020/12/18/arets-latar-2020/ SAULT - Wildfires Fiona Apple - Heavy Balloon Surfer Blood - Summer Trope Kite - Hand Out the Drugs Harriet Nauer - On Fire Woods - Where Do You Go When You Dream? Tiña - Dip Mia Maria Johansson - Electro You Dua Lipa - Love Again Quanti...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 24, 2020 4:05 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Atwood Magazine (US)
Replies: 2
Views: 421

Re: EOY 2020 - Atwood Magazine (US)

Yeah, this is one where we should go back and put down all their old EOY lists as well. I think I mentioned needing to do that back when they released their EOD list and then forgot about it. :mrgreen:
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 24, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Mowno (FR)
Replies: 5
Views: 826

Re: EOY 2020 - Mowno (FR)

Vacantjoy wrote: Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:05 am MORCEAUX Songs
https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0TRYg ... lay=1&nd=1
ready
Ranked or not?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - HYMN (SE)
Replies: 16
Views: 1351

Re: EOY 2020 - HYMN (SE)

Is the songs list ranked or not?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 23, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Albums List Updates
Replies: 63
Views: 10116

Re: EOY 2020 Albums List Updates

I know I'm kinda being deliberately provocative here, but I recall one publication claiming that "WAP" is apparently "revolutionary" because... they say the word "pussy" instead of a euphemism. So I feel like what they're looking for is not what typically comes to mind when we think of "political" m...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Dec 22, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

BleuPanda wrote: Tue Dec 22, 2020 8:09 pm I hate to be that person, but do you know when you're planning to post the next update?
I'm shooting for Christmas!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 20, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 679
Views: 79116

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

200. Kanye West – Late Registration Gold Digger Hey Mama 198. Beyoncé – Lemonade All Night Freedom 190. Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Rust Never Sleeps Powderfinger Hey Hey My My (Into the Black) 189. Björk – Verspertine Pagan Poetry Unison 186. Talking Heads – Fear of Music Life During Wartime Cities ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 19, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Jenesaispop (Spain)
Replies: 10
Views: 1592

Re: EOY 2020 - Jenesaispop (Spain)

So how should I go about entering the songs list into the spreadsheet? I assume that the three songs at the top would be given a position of 2 to average it out, then everything else would be brought down 2 positions, while the "1" value in row 4 would be a "2" instead?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 17, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Mixmag (UK)
Replies: 10
Views: 1136

Re: EOY 2020 - Mixmag (UK)

It looks like it's not eligible because of the different methodology this year, taking a bunch of individual lists instead of a combined list.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Dec 15, 2020 4:38 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

Re: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

The Spotify Playlist above is updated through the Top 134. Something weird is going on with the embedded playlist there saying certain songs aren't accessible in my country - might just be a weird bug. On Spotify itself the playlist seems fine, but let me know if anyone's having big issues. All loo...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 13, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 679
Views: 79116

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

293. Herbie Hancock – Head Hunters Chameleon Sly 292. John Lennon – Imagine Imagine Jealous Guy 279. Billy Joel – The Stranger Movin' Out (Anthony's Song) Scenes from an Italian Restaurant 272. Cyndi Lauper – She’s So Unusual Time After Time All Through the Night 265. Frank Ocean – Blonde Ivy Nights...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Dec 13, 2020 1:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Rules Thread
Replies: 54
Views: 11224

Re: 2021 AMF Tournament of Champions: Rules Thread

Okay, one actual last question: does the order of the songs submitted matter at all?
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 12, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums
Replies: 679
Views: 79116

Re: Collaborative playlist for the AMF top 1000 albums

385. Tricky – Maxinquaye Black Steel Overcome 383. Talking Heads – Speaking in Tongues Burning Down the House This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) 379. Madvillain – Madvillainy America's Most Blunted Rhinestone Cowboy 374. New Order – Technique Round & Round Vanishing Point 366. Kate Bush – The Dre...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 12, 2020 5:03 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 22
Views: 6473

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

USA: Complex, Fader, Grammy, HipHopDX (Rap), HipHopDX R&B), Nashville Scene, Noisey, Paste, Revolver, Spectrum Culture, Spin, XXL Magazine UK: Complex UK, Dazed, DJ Mag, Fact, Loud and Quiet, Mixmag, Resident Advisor Ireland: The Irish Times (International), The Irish Times (Irish) Argentina: Rollin...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 12, 2020 3:32 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 Songs List Updates
Replies: 72
Views: 8894

EOY 2020 Songs List Updates

USA: Uproxx, NPR, Gorilla vs Bear, Rolling Stone, Pitchfork, Treblezine, Consequence of Sound, Slant, Latin Grammys, Beats Per Minute, Billboard, American Songwriter, FLOOD Magazine UK: The Guardian, Gigwise, Crack, NME, The Line of Best Fit Colombia: Revista Shock (Natl) France: Les Inrockuptibles ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 10, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Revista Shock (Colombia)
Replies: 4
Views: 1470

Re: EOY 2020 - Revista Shock (Colombia)

panam wrote: Thu Dec 03, 2020 1:23 pm Best Colombian songs
https://www.shock.co/lo-mejor-del-2020/ ... s-del-2020
Can someone please transcribe? Thanks!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 10, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 10 Album Gaps
Replies: 44
Views: 4287

Re: 10 Album Gaps

346 Brian Eno - David Byrne My Life in the Bush of Ghosts 347 Frank Zappa Hot Rats 348 Alanis Morissette Jagged Little Pill 349 The Libertines Up the Bracket 350 R.E.M. Out of Time 351 Big Star The Third Album/Sister Lovers 352 Beck Mellow Gold 353 Beck Sea Change 354 Beyoncé Beyoncé 355 Deerhunter ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 09, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Slant Magazine (US)
Replies: 4
Views: 1134

Re: EOY 2020 - Slant Magazine (US)

29. Perfume Genius, “On the Floor” 21. Sufjan Stevens, “My Rajneesh” 20. Run the Jewels, “A Few Words for the Firing Squad (Radiation)” 19. Caribou, “Never Come Back” 05. Dua Lipa, “Levitating” 03. Jessie Ware, “Spotlight” The three TSwift songs in the top 15 was a little much, but they redeemed th...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 09, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Beats Per Minute (US)
Replies: 6
Views: 990

Re: EOY 2020 - Beats Per Minute (US)

I believe this is the first time they did a songs list, and they're starting off on the right foot with "Spotlight" in the top 10!
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Dec 08, 2020 5:56 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - Gigwise (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 4931

Re: EOY 2019 - Gigwise (UK)

Looks like they did do a songs list last year after all: https://www.gigwise.com/relatedcontent? ... 0of%202019
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Rolling Stone (US)
Replies: 44
Views: 2744

Re: EOY 2020 - Rolling Stone (US)

In my humble opinion, music peaked with "We Are Number One".
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Gigwise (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 990

Re: EOY 2020 - Gigwise (UK)

Huh, I don't remember Gigwise having done a songs list before.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Pitchfork (US)
Replies: 53
Views: 4895

Re: EOY 2020 - Pitchfork (US)

That will never, ever get old. :mrgreen:
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 07, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

Ah. I see RYM lists it being a little longer, but I can't find a different version, so 2008 seems right. What about How I Got Over? Also, I just noticed in the history section that there is no #7220. I see on the main songs list that it should be Bros by Wolf Alice. Bros is great by the way, my fav...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

As far as I can tell, these songs came out a year later than AM states. Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man - 2008 (2009) Clara Ward - How I Got Over - 1950 (1951) Anyone have any information indicating otherwise? ”Little Lion Man” is on the ”Love Your Ground” EP from 2008, but maybe that’s a differen...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 05, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: SPIN (USA) The 35 Most Influential Artists of the Last 35 Years
Replies: 19
Views: 2506

Re: SPIN (USA) The 35 Most Influential Artists of the Last 35 Years

If you consider this strictly the past 35 years, I might make more sense for MJ to be that low since it wouldn't count Off the Wall or Thriller.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sat Dec 05, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

Edward Meeker's version of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" was inducted to the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2019, but AM accidentally gives it to the Haydn Quartet's version instead.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Fri Dec 04, 2020 6:50 am
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY Songs: Sources
Replies: 22
Views: 6473

Re: EOY Songs: Sources

panam wrote: Thu Dec 03, 2020 4:33 pm
Sweepstakes Ron wrote: Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:25 pm Brazil: Revista O Grito!, Revista Shock (National)
Colombia: Radionica
Revista Shock is from Colombia, I didn't remember a Revista Shock from Brazil in previous years.
Yeah, I think I just made a typing error there.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Thu Dec 03, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - Gorilla vs Bear (US)
Replies: 7
Views: 1642

Re: EOY 2020 - Gorilla vs Bear (US)

JohnnyBGoode wrote: Thu Dec 03, 2020 9:19 pm They do have a longer playlist

https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6gsuu ... qMm-P63Akg
It says "so far" in the description and doesn't match the order of the above list, so I'll only add the top 20.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Wed Dec 02, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: EOY 2020 - UPROXX (US)
Replies: 34
Views: 3060

Re: EOY 2020 - UPROXX (US)

Jackson wrote: Wed Dec 02, 2020 7:13 pm We are really going to end up with WAP as song of the year aren't we?
Well, it's still way to early to make the call, but... yes.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Tue Dec 01, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: EOY 2020
Topic: Who wants to summarise the albums lists?
Replies: 21
Views: 2024

Re: Who wants to summarise the albums lists?

I don't know, I guess I'm making it difficult for everyone to help out by using excel rather than google spreadsheets. The sorting buttons are not important at all, and if the formulas can be transferred into another program, then perhaps that's the way to move forward with this. It is possible to ...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Mon Nov 30, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

Yacht Rock was previously called "West Coast Rock" so it's possible the transition was not fully made on AM.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 29, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

In the case of the Shamen song, there were accidentally two versions of the song listed separately, which was fixed in this update, now at #7615, so the one at #7447 is supposed to be removed.
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 29, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

I'm not sure if it's user error, but when I download the excel spreadsheet for songs, it looks like it cuts off early. The alphabetized bubbling under section cuts off with The Used - The Taste of Ink. There are also some songs (including "Bros" by Wolf Alice) that appear on the lists and artist pa...
by Sweepstakes Ron
Sun Nov 29, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the 2020 update
Replies: 124
Views: 11158

Re: Errors in the 2020 update

Um, this is a REALLY BIG one...

"Get Low" by Lil Jon seems to have vanished entirely from the site, even on his artist page. And there may be other songs that did the same, for all I know.

Unless this isn't an error at all, and is part of a campaign to erase Lil Jon from popular music history?