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by luvulongTIM
Wed Jun 24, 2020 5:55 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Insider (US) - Every Hannah Montana Song, Ranked (2020)
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: Insider (US) - Every Hannah Montana Song, Ranked (2020)

The way she talks always reminds me of Park Overall from Empty Next. Her singing voice isn’t much better.
by luvulongTIM
Tue Jun 09, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!
Replies: 95
Views: 14188

Re: AMF Best Albums of All-Time 2020 List Thread!

So are we more than likely to get the results to this than the 1980s album poll? 80s wasn’t my favorite decade but I still put in the effort for the artists and bands I appreciated most. Was a little disheartening that we were never able to get those results, of course due to circumstances that no o...
by luvulongTIM
Fri May 29, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6724

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Is it still that weird number, I think 3,333 songs OFFLINE maximum?. 10,000 was plenty to begin with but the offline limit is what I’d rather see go up to at least maybe 5,000 or so.
by luvulongTIM
Sat May 23, 2020 3:56 am
Forum: EOD 2010s
Topic: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 127
Views: 74512

Re: EOD 2010s Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Love how even if Beyoncé drops a bit she’s still ALWAYS barely ahead of Solange :D
by luvulongTIM
Fri May 15, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Stevie Wonder Carpool Karaoke!
Replies: 5
Views: 1774

Re: Stevie Wonder Carpool Karaoke!

Poor guy. It’s bad enough he gets all this negative press for what he did in the 80s and forth (I personally ADORE his song Overjoyed) now he degrades himself with this awful latenight glorified game show banter. And poor Conan is reduced to a half hour show in leu of longer King of Queens marathons...
by luvulongTIM
Sun May 10, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 76880

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Did we ever get the albums poll btw? Don’t recall seeing that one being rolled out recently.
by luvulongTIM
Wed May 06, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Consequence of Sound (US) - The 50 Greatest Wrestling Themes
Replies: 2
Views: 1507

Re: Consequence of Sound (US) - The 50 Greatest Wrestling Themes

Wow “put the Macho Man into the HOF?” This was a while ago otherwise I’d argue for Bray Wyatt to be high up there, heck even Darby Allen and of course Becky Lynch. Savages later manager in WCW was named after the legend who originally used the song Gorgeous George.
by luvulongTIM
Tue May 05, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Poll Ideas (because we don’t have enough polls)
Replies: 4
Views: 1658

Re: Poll Ideas (because we don’t have enough polls)

How about all albums but we can include compilations (live too) but 10 per 50 albums and only one compilation per artist. If this happens my top 3 or 4 I would GUARANTEE would be compilations, sorry I know how “true” or REAL music fans hate them.
by luvulongTIM
Mon May 04, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6724

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Spotify can be on the confusing and on the nitpicky side. I think all of Suede’s discography other than Dog Man Star they call them The London Suede which I always hated but on Dog Man Star they’re just called Suede. Also the original version of “I Don’t Believe You” by Magnetic Fields I noticed is ...
by luvulongTIM
Sun May 03, 2020 2:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Streaming Services - a poll
Replies: 44
Views: 6724

Re: Streaming Services - a poll

Good God I had know idea you could add up to 10,000 for just one single playlist. And that’s not considered enough for some people lol? I check my friends on Facebook and I’m impressed if they have over 200 songs. So they think I’m nuts for having a playlist of over 1,500 songs (I named it “the Furl...
by luvulongTIM
Sun Apr 26, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters
Replies: 68
Views: 12404

Re: Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters

🤔 Have they ever given an album 5 full stars off the bat when it’s brand new? I know with them they tend to upgrade as time passes but I’ve never seen them love something as soon as it’s released enough to give it a full fledged 5 star rating.
by luvulongTIM
Wed Apr 22, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters
Replies: 68
Views: 12404

Re: Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters

Allmusic.com.com has been really slow to review a bunch of recent releases including this one. Wonder what their excuse is.
by luvulongTIM
Wed Apr 22, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What Album Is Too Low on AM?
Replies: 30
Views: 5185

Re: What Album Is Too Low on AM?

Pretty much anything from the WonderStuff 80s/early 90s catalogue, Fountains of Wayne’s Welcome Interstate Managers, Suede’s Coming Up....yeah I get it, it’s the first without their acclaimed guitarist but they still pull it off. Sleater-Kinney’s One Beat, PJ Harvey’s Is This Desire, Sinead O Connor...
by luvulongTIM
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 248
Views: 246666

Re: Concerts you have coming up

At this point just replace the words concerts with REFUNDS. Laughing my ass off cause TicketMaster charges a fortune in all this BS tax they make up, now they have to refund it 100% as they charged people. Hope this gives them a second perspective on them screwing concert goers over like they’re not...
by luvulongTIM
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What Album Is Too Low on AM?
Replies: 30
Views: 5185

Re: What Album Is Too Low on AM?

Whitechocolatespaceegg by Liz Phair. Think it came in last EVEN AS A BUBBLER for that year so it narrowly edged out another all time fave, Someone to Drive You Home by the Long Blondes and Supergrass’ Life on Other Planets which I also think ended up as one of the last bubblers for that year.
by luvulongTIM
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album From The Year You Were Born?
Replies: 38
Views: 5282

Re: Favorite Album From The Year You Were Born?

The Dreaming by Kate Bush. 🤔 Always wondered how it ranked in that last 80s album poll we took. Hoping Hounds of Love made the top 3. Being that the 80s was so dismal I only voted for a handful of artists so I had to really stretch out my list at the recommendation of the administrator of the poll. ...
by luvulongTIM
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2020 (06) April 15
Replies: 13
Views: 4398

Re: MCCh 2020 (06) April 15

Wow the rarest of the rarest of the rare. Move over Bigfoot, only took a worldwide pandemic for a new Fiona Apple album to finally be released. Enjoy!
by luvulongTIM
Tue Apr 14, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Ranking Countries - Has This Been Done?
Replies: 24
Views: 2434

Re: Ranking Countries - Has This Been Done?

[quote=madzong post_id=120459 It would be also be cool to breakdown the UK into England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. [/quote] England would dominate although Scotland’s my personal fave. Wow Italy did well. Out of all the big European cities I don’t even think I could name so much as a on...
by luvulongTIM
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Adam Schlesinger
Replies: 4
Views: 1024

Re: RIP Adam Schlesinger

Yeah along with Henry “the Fonze” Winkler of all people, the FOY were of a very few amount of people to not look so highly on Tom Hanks who didn’t give them any real credit for being the band behind the band in his movie. Luckily that move didn’t “jump the shark” on their careers but it would have b...
by luvulongTIM
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Year For Music?
Replies: 3
Views: 865

Re: Best Year For Music?

I liked both 2003 and 2006 for pretty similar reasons. Very poppy, melodic, throwback albums and singles. Most catchy singalong, hooky,records came out these years as well. I remember not LOVING or even liking many of the critics pics for those years especially 03 so it was like you had to go out an...
by luvulongTIM
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Adam Schlesinger
Replies: 4
Views: 1024

RIP Adam Schlesinger

COVID-19 related sadly. I always preferred them to the Shins, in fact Welcome Interstate Managers probably ranks in my top 5 for the entire decade of the 00s. They got heat for Stacy especially from classic rock aficionados but it was more than just that single which wasn’t even close to their best....
by luvulongTIM
Sun Mar 22, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Kenny Rogers
Replies: 4
Views: 2558

Re: RIP Kenny Rogers

It really is a shame. I love "The Gambler." Also, on an unrelated note: luvulongTIM, you might want to see what's happened to your little photo icon. Yeah photobuckets charging now so they’re restricting whatever I’d posted before. You should see my junk mail folder with all the photobucket notific...
by luvulongTIM
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Kenny Rogers
Replies: 4
Views: 2558

Re: RIP Kenny Rogers

Sorry I couldn’t get into more detail but it was late over here and.....Corona Virus????? Yeah I’ll blame that on the slothful ways ;) But it is tragic that his passing is pushed so far back in the NEWS with all the goings on today. He deserves better but I guess it’s understandable
by luvulongTIM
Sat Mar 21, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Kenny Rogers
Replies: 4
Views: 2558

RIP Kenny Rogers

The Gambler was 81 :(
by luvulongTIM
Fri Mar 13, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 248
Views: 246666

Re: Concerts you have coming up

Not gonna say the word cause I’m sure people are coming on here to avoid anything to do with it but yeah, my condolences to anyone to had plans to go to a show cause it’s not looking good :( Saw some people saying they had tix for shows in July. I don’t think it’s gotten bad enough to where shows th...
by luvulongTIM
Tue Mar 03, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)
Replies: 43
Views: 13677

Re: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)

Los Angeles had a punk band called Face to Face. In fact the lead singer recorded to most arrogant, self centered tag, I guess is what they call it, for KROQ about how important they are to the LA punk revival scene and how they started all and no one would be there without them. I’m like “ok, liter...
by luvulongTIM
Sat Feb 29, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)
Replies: 43
Views: 13677

Re: Bands that are most famous in their native countries (and whether or not they deserve wider attention)

I know Ireland has the Frames who I thought would have gotten at least a cult following in the States following the success of Once and the soundtrack and all the great word of mouth about their concerts but than I saw their insanely low placement when they were being advertised to play Coachella, s...
by luvulongTIM
Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Question about Favorite albums/songs
Replies: 8
Views: 2279

Re: Question about Favorite albums/songs

Was listening to The First Taste by Fiona Apple. That song which I thought was a standout on the album at the time, but now omg that is a sensational song and one of her all time best. I had to put it on repeat it was so incredible and I was so glad I added to my playlist on Spotify. And she wasn’t ...
by luvulongTIM
Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!
Replies: 353
Views: 76880

Re: AMF Top songs of the 1980s!

Wow! You were even able to get the lyrics to a Cocteau Twins song? I always heard most of their 80s work was impossible to translate to any language let alone English. Good job.
by luvulongTIM
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim tie-breakers (end of Jan. 22 UTC deadline)
Replies: 23
Views: 7434

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

Manic Street Preachers

Gerry Goffin & Carol King
by luvulongTIM
Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hall of Acclaim 2019 (poll closed)
Replies: 46
Views: 20038

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

Tom Snyder for the backstage wing for giving the punk rock movement a platform to thrive by frequenting his show. 1. Lush 2. Shonen Knife 3. Teenage Fanclub 4. Guided by Voices 5. Manic Street Preachers 6. Supergrass 7. Sinead O’ Conner 8. Billy Bragg 9. Vampire Weekend And since pop stars are reall...
by luvulongTIM
Fri Dec 13, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Roxette
Replies: 7
Views: 3957

Re: R.I.P. Roxette

Always wondered if there was a Roxette Box Set and if they’d name it cause Roxette box set pretty much sells itself.
by luvulongTIM
Fri Dec 06, 2019 1:26 am
Forum: EOY 2019
Topic: EOY 2019 - KCRW (US)
Replies: 3
Views: 1498

Re: EOY 2019 - KCRW (US)

I gained a lot of respect for Nic Hartcourt for voting Tilly and the Wall’s o as his album of the year in 07 and this is coming from a Rodney guy here in LA. He was big into the Chameleons, Doves, Belle and Sebastian, Catherine Wheel and Cocteau Twins too so his tastes were at times quite Godhead. H...
by luvulongTIM
Thu Nov 21, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 113
Views: 46849

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

Finally the one saving grace year of all the 80s I can actually get behind. Only took the entire decade 1. Stone Roses- The Stone Roses 2. Pixies- Doolittle 3. The Wonder Stuff- Hup 4. Madonna- Like a Prayer 5. The Blue Nile- Hats 6. The Beautiful South- Welcome to the Beautiful South 7. Nine Inch N...
by luvulongTIM
Thu Nov 14, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: POLL: Greatest Punk Bands of All Time
Replies: 34
Views: 13453

Re: POLL: Greatest Punk Bands of All Time

Kind of too little too late with the deadline but the grey area about proto punk for me was Television. A band labeled proto punk who’s debut album was released a year after the first actual punk bands debut? Never understood that logic.
by luvulongTIM
Fri Oct 04, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll
Replies: 107
Views: 47713

Re: Albums and Songs of 1988 Poll

1. Sonic Youth- Daydream Nation
2. The Primitives- Lovely
3. The Wonder Stuff- The Eight Legged Groove Machine
4. The House of Love- s/t (debut)
5. The Pixies- Surfer Rosa
by luvulongTIM
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll
Replies: 102
Views: 49377

Re: Albums and Songs of 1987 Poll

1. Sinead O’Connor- The Lion & The Cobra
2. Michael Jackson- Bad
3. The Spacemen 3- Perfect Prescription
4. The Housemartins- The People that Grinned Themselves To Death
5.George Micheal- Faith
6. Sonic Youth- Sister
7. Prince- Sign ‘O’ The Times
by luvulongTIM
Mon Sep 23, 2019 5:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 271
Views: 264381

Re: Albums of 2019

Well let’s not forget the 70s most acclaimed record came out in December of ‘79 so there’s still hope. Keep the faith all.
by luvulongTIM
Tue Sep 17, 2019 5:09 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2019 (16) September 15
Replies: 14
Views: 13045

Re: MCCh 2019 (16) September 15

It’s very critic friendly just on a superficial basis alone. Artsy being that it’s on 4ad. They’re also an indie folk band from Brooklyn so that in itself you know was gonna put it in the top 10 alone. I think because of this is the same reason it won’t make number 1 this year. It’s too stereotypica...
by luvulongTIM
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll
Replies: 91
Views: 46025

Re: Albums and Songs of 1986 Poll

1. The Chameleons- Strange Times
2. The Housemartins- London 0 Hull 4
3. Peter Gabriel- So
4. Billy Bragg- Talking With the Taxman About Poetry
5. The Smiths- The Queen is Dead
by luvulongTIM
Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 271
Views: 264381

Re: Albums of 2019

Not even the fans so much as the critics cause I’m noticing it’s liked here but not universally adored like they way critics are praising it just by the fact i see it ranked here but not like top 3 or scoring in the high 80s and 90s. But in this day and age you form a indie folk band and move them o...
by luvulongTIM
Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 271
Views: 264381

Re: Albums of 2019

No moving your band over to the hipster Mecca of the world and signing to 4ad which was a sensational label back in the 80s and 90s and still has a few highlights once in a blue moon. Just that alone makes me roll my eyes along with the hipster beards of the male members. Even Fleet Foxes are doing ...
by luvulongTIM
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2019
Replies: 271
Views: 264381

Re: Albums of 2019

I know today’s only the first day it’s been posted on Metacritic but the new Slipknot scoring 100% (as of August 7th)? My God!!!!! Wouldn’t it be something if they beat out Big Thief in the polls this year? They are about as non pretentious and artsy fartsy as it get, as opposed to our current #1 an...
by luvulongTIM
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 51501

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

Well I didn’t mean it to come across like I was calling any individual out, just felt like Kate was being slighted in a year so many here have called one of the weaker years in the 80s when there was so much worse especially before’ 85. Yeah 80s synth wave was still a thing and we were preparing to ...
by luvulongTIM
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 51501

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

A woman FINALLY tops the albums and (the same woman mind you) singles list and it gets called “the weakest year of the 80s?” As opposed to ‘81 and ‘83? Really? The Human League? And most Richard Blade influenced synth rock from that era for that matter. And the 80s had some terrible, dreadful moment...
by luvulongTIM
Fri Jul 26, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Spin - The 69 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1999 (2019)
Replies: 6
Views: 3717

Re: Spin - The 69 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1999 (2019)

Kind of sounds like they’re paying homage to the classic Magnetic Fields album from that year yet.....where the heck are they?
by luvulongTIM
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 79691

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

No she’s always been our highest ranked female even in our all female artist poll a few months back.
by luvulongTIM
Thu Jul 04, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results
Replies: 260
Views: 79691

Re: AMF All Time Artists List 2019 - Results

Wow! Beautiful South outranking the Housemartins? Weird I didn’t think there was anybody that preferred The Beautiful South over the Housemartins.
by luvulongTIM
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll
Replies: 110
Views: 51501

Re: Albums and Songs of 1985 Poll

1. Kate Bush- Hounds of Love
2. The Replacements- Tim (MY NAME!!!!!!!!!!)
3. The Jesus & Mary Chain- Pyschocandy
4. Whitney Houston- s/t
5. Tears for Fears- Songs From the Big Chair
by luvulongTIM
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll
Replies: 125
Views: 85228

Re: Albums and Songs of 1984 Poll

1. Cocteau Twins- Treasure
2. Tina Turner- Private Dancer
3. Bruce Springsteen- Born in the USA
4. This Mortal Coil- It’ll End in Tears
5. Sade- Diamond Life