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by Matski
Tue Dec 26, 2017 12:15 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favourite Punk Albums Acceptance - Colliding by Design AFI - AFI (The Blood Album) Bed Wettin' Bad Boys - Rot Creeper - Eternity, In Your Arms Downtown Boys - Cost of Living Dropkick Murphys - 11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory Falling in Reverse - Coming Home Feature - Banishing Ritual feedtime - Ga...
by Matski
Mon Dec 25, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Compilations and Reissues Alice Coltrane - World Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda Artful Dodger - Complete Columbia Recordings Arthur Alexander - Arthur Alexander Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series, Vol. 13: Trouble No More 1979-1981 Chris Bell -...
by Matski
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:46 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Indie Pop and Indie Rock (Sandy) Alex G - Rocket Algiers - The Underside of Power Allison Crutchfield - Tourist in This Town Alvvays - Antisocialites Austra - Future Politics Björk - Utopia Cende - #1 Hit Single Charlotte Gainsbourg - Rest Chelsea Wolfe - Hiss Spun Children of Alice - Chil...
by Matski
Thu Dec 21, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 25
Views: 11940

Re: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)

Nah, it's going to be 'Wrong One to Fuck With' by Dying Fetus. I just feel that it's finally going to be their year... ...EDIT: You had one job Guardian! Well done JohnnyBGoode (and everyone else on the forum) who managed to correctly deduce the album in the Guardian's number one spot. It can now be...
by Matski
Thu Dec 21, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Folk & Americana Albums Bill MacKay / Ryley Walker - SpiderBeetleBee Buffy Sainte-Marie - Medicine Songs Chris Hillman - Bidin' My Time Eliza Carthy / The Wayward Band - Big Machine Jason Isbell / Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit - The Nashville Sound Josh Ritter - Gathering Kacy & Clayton - ...
by Matski
Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Best 20 Metal Albums 20. Akercocke - Renaissance In Extremis 19. Morbid Angel - Kingdoms Disdained 18. Venenum - Trance Of Death 17. The Ruins Of Beverast - Exuvia 16. Pagan Altar - The Room Of Shadows 15. Tchornobog - Tchornobog 14. Pyrrhon - What Passes For Survival 13. Satyricon - Deep Calleth U...
by Matski
Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Quite the opposite to Resident Advisor's list boycott, Quietus seem to have gone list mad this year. Here's another...
by Matski
Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:26 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Metal Albums 3Teeth - shutdown.exe August Burns Red - Phantom Anthem Biblical - The City That Always Sleeps Black Anvil - As Was Black Star Riders - Heavy Fire Boris - Dear Born of Osiris - The Eternal Reign Cannibal Corpse - Red Before Black Cloakroom - Time Well Converge - The Dusk in Us...
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 Albums Spreadsheet Updates
Replies: 87
Views: 58375

Re: EOY 2017 Albums Spreadsheet Updates

Seems like further proof to back up Henrik's suggestion on the Kendrick thread that 'The critics are lazy and pick the already most acclaimed artist".
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Best R&B of 2017

10. Miguel - War & Leisure
9. Kehlani - SweetSexySavage
8. BOSCO - b.
7. Sonder - Into
6. Daniel Caesar - Freudian
5. Chloe x Halle - The Two Of Us
4. MHYSA - fantasii
3. SZA - Ctrl
2. Syd - Fin
1. Kelela - Take Me Apart
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Best Punk & Hardcore of 2017

10. FNU Clone Inc. – Binary Or Die
9. Nekra – demo
8. Neon – Neon Is Life
7. Gutter Knife – demo
6. Italia 90 – demo
5. Career Suicide – Machine Response
4. Mozart – Nasty
3. Pinkgrip – demo
2. Endon – Through The Mirror
1. Mutual Jerk – He’s Harmless
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Best Jazz of 2017 10. Amir El Saffar – Not Two 9. William Parker Quartets – Meditation/Resurrection 8. Goncalo Almeida, Rodrigo Amado, Marco Franco – The Attic 7. Hear In Now – Not Living In Fear 6. Tyshawn Sorey – Verisimilitude 5. Jaimie Branch – Fly Or Die 4. Pat Thomas – The Elephant Clock Of A...
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Best French Music of 2017 (unranked) Aquaserge - Laisse Ça Être Omertà - S/T Midget! - Ferme Des Jolis Cieux Le Vasco - La Transe Des Oiseaux Sourdure! - Mantras Colleen - A Flame, My Love, A Frequency Felicia Atkinson - Hand In Hand TripleGo - 2020 Bonnie Banane - Undone Tape Etienne Daho - Blitz
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Best Hip-Hop of 2017 10. Open Mike Eagle - Brick Body Kids Still Daydream 9. GoldLink - At What Cost 8. 21 Savage, Offset, Metro Boomin - Without Warning 7. Leikeli47 - Wash & Set 6. Drake - More Life 5. BROCKHAMPTON - SATURATION II 4. Princess Nokia - 1992 Deluxe 3. Kendrick Lamar - DAMN 2. Tyler,...
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Best Psych-Rock of 2017 10. Beaches - Second Of Spring 9. Crown Larks - Population 8. Richard Pinhas - Reverse 7. Wolf Eyes - Undertow 6. Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs - Feed The Rats 5. Circle - Terminal 4. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Polygondwanaland 3. Alvarius B - With A Beaker On T...
by Matski
Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:51 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Country Albums Aaron Watson - Vaquero Alex Williams - Better Than Myself Angaleena Presley - Wrangled Brantley Gilbert - The Devil Don't Sleep Brett Eldredge - Brett Eldredge Charlie Worsham Chris Stapleton - From A Room: Volume 2 Chris Stapleton - From A Room: Volume 1 Chris Young - Losin...
by Matski
Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:11 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Singer/Songwriter Albums Adrian Crowley - Dark Eyed Messenger Aimee Mann - Mental Illness Amber Coffman - City of No Reply Benjamin Clementine - I Tell a Fly Big Thief - Capacity Bruce Cockburn - Bone on Bone Chuck Prophet - Bobby Fuller Died for Your Sins Cindy Lee Berryhill - The Adventu...
by Matski
Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:58 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Classical Instrumental Albums Akademie für Alte Musik, Berlin - Telemann: Concerti per molti stromenti Alexei Lubimov - Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Tangere Alina Ibragimova / Cédric Tiberghien - Mozart: Violin Sonatas Nos. 12, 16, 17, 23, 32, 36 Andrés Orozco-Estrada / Houston Symphony Orch...
by Matski
Fri Dec 15, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite R&B Albums Brian McKnight - Genesis Cody ChesnuTT - My Love Divine Degree Curtis Harding - Face Your Fear Daniel Caesar - Freudian Darkhouse Family - The Offering Don Bryant - Don't Give Up on Love Gabriel Garzón-Montano - Jardín Ibeyi - Ash JC Brooks - The Neon Jungle Kehlani - SweetSexyS...
by Matski
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:18 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Pop Albums Bleachers - Gone Now Calvin Harris - Funk Wav Bounces, Vol. 1 Charlotte OC - Careless People Demi Lovato - Tell Me You Love Me Dua Lipa - Dua Lipa Harry Styles - Harry Styles Hurts - Desire Imelda May - Life. Love. Flesh. Blood Kelly Clarkson - Meaning of Life Kesha - Rainbow Lo...
by Matski
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Vocal Classical Albums Alexander Liebreich / Berlin RIAS Chamber Choir / Münchener Kammerorchester - Tigran Mansurian: Requiem Ann Hallenberg / Il Pomo d'Oro - Carnevale 1729 Bach Collegium Japan / Masaaki Suzuki - Bach Secular Cantatas, Vol. 8: Celebratory Cantatas Baptiste Romain / Le Mi...
by Matski
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 4279

Re: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)

Top 10 Hip-Hop Albums of 2017 21 Savage - Issa Album Aminé - Good For You A$AP Ferg - Still Striving Kendrick Lamar - DAMN. Leikeli47 - Wash & Set Migos - Culture Nnamdi Ogbonnaya - DROOL Open Mike Eagle - Brick Body Kids Still Daydream Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3 Vince Staples - Big Fish The...
by Matski
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:34 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Jazz Albums Ahmad Jamal - Marseille Ambrose Akinmusire - A Rift in Decorum: Live at the Village Vanguard Arturo O'Farrill / Chucho Valdés - Familia: Tribute to Bebo & Chico Arve Henriksen - Towards Language Avishai Cohen - Cross My Palm with Silver Blue Note All-Stars - Our Point of View B...
by Matski
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Rap and Hip-Hop Albums 2 Chainz - Pretty Girls Like Trap Music A$AP Mob - Cozy Tapes, Vol. 2: Too Cozy Big Sean - I Decided. Brother Ali - All the Beauty in This Whole Life Denzel Curry - Imperial Dizzee Rascal - Raskit Dälek - Endangered Philosophies Eric Lau - Examples Future - HNDRXX Gu...
by Matski
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Re: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

Favorite Electronic Albums Actress - AZD Antwood - Sponsored Content Arca - Arca Ben Frost - The Centre Cannot Hold Bibio - Phantom Brickworks Black Hat - Impossible World Blanck Mass - World Eater Carl Craig - Versus Clark - Death Peak Com Truise - Iteration Daphni - Fabriclive 93 Dauwd - Theory o...
by Matski
Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

EOY 2017 - AllMusic (US)

AllMusic Best of 2017 Aimee Mann - Mental Illness Akademie für Alte Musik, Berlin - Telemann: Concerti per molti stromenti Algiers - The Underside of Power Alvvays - Antisocialites Angaleena Presley - Wrangled Ann Hallenberg / Il Pomo d'Oro - Carnevale 1729 Arca - Arca Benjamin Booker - Witness Bjö...
by Matski
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 4279

Re: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)

Hopefully there aren't any missing this time... The Top 50 Albums of 2017 50. Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps 49. Less Art - Strangled Light 48. Kevin Morby - City Music 47. Moses Sumney - Aromanticism 46. Blanck Mass - World Eater 45. Laura Marling - Semper Femina 44. Cherry Glazerr - Apocal...
by Matski
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 25
Views: 11940

Re: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)

The best albums of 2017: 50-11 11 Jane Weaver – Modern Kosmology 12 Wolf Alice – Visions of a Life 13 Tyler, the Creator – Flower Boy 14 J Hus – Common Sense 15 The Horrors – V 16 Father John Misty – Pure Comedy 17 Drake – More Life 18 Stormzy – Gang Signs and Prayer 19 Laura Marling – Semper Femin...
by Matski
Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 4279

Re: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)

The 10 Best Electronic Albums of 2017

10. Soulwax From DeeWee
9. Mount Kimbie Love What Remains
8. Pharmakon Contact
7. KMFDM Hell Yeah
6. Kelly Lee Owens - Kelly Lee Owens
5. Blanck Mass World Eater
4. Fever Ray Plunge
3. Arca Arca
2. LCD Soundsystem American Dream
1. Jlin Black Origami
by Matski
Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 25
Views: 11940

Re: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)

Apologies. Some of the other forums I've frequented recently have been touchy about multi-posting. But if it's still ok here... Today's update: The best albums of 2017: 50-21 21 Cigarettes After Sex – Cigarettes After Sex 22 King Krule – The Ooz 23 Vince Staples – Big Fish Theory 24 Protomartyr – Re...
by Matski
Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:51 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)
Replies: 5
Views: 4279

Re: EOY 2017 - Treblezine (US)

Top 100 Songs of 2017 100. Leikeli47 “Miss Me” 99. Tei Shi “Keep Running” 98. Aye Nako “Muck” 97. Sudan Archives “Come Meh Way” 96. Phoenix “J-Boy” 94. Blanck Mass “Rhesus Negative” 93. Pill “Piña Queen” 92. Bully “Feel the Same” 91. Big Thief “Mythological Beauty” 90. Feist “Pleasure” 89. Turnover...
by Matski
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)
Replies: 25
Views: 11940

Re: EOY 2017 - The Guardian (UK)

The first part of their 2017 top 50 album's list has been posted..: The best albums of 2017: 50-31 31 Charlotte Gainsbourg – Rest 32 Four Tet – New Energy 33 Miguel – War & Leisure 34 Juana Molina – Halo 35 Nick Hakim – Green Twins 36 Rhiannon Giddens – Freedom Highway 37 Sparks – Hippopotamus 38 Ba...
by Matski
Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

Re: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

Wouldn't be a Quietus EoY list if it didn't have some interesting band names on there. No. 27 also raised a brow.
by Matski
Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: EOY 2017
Topic: EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)
Replies: 11
Views: 5898

EOY 2017 - The Quietus (UK)

The Quietus Albums Of The Year 2017 1: Richard Dawson - Peasant 2: Zimpel/Ziołek - Zimpel/Ziołek 3: Fever Ray - Plunge 4: The Moonlandingz - Interplanetary Class Classics 5: Nadine Shah - Holiday Destination 6: Kelela - Take Me Apart 7: James Holden & The Animal Spirits - The Animal Spirits 8: Prin...
by Matski
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rating changes (Allmusic, Metacritic, etc.) - Update 2015
Replies: 135
Views: 36550

Re: Rating changes (Allmusic, Metacritic, etc.) - Update 2015

20 Jazz Funk Greats by Throbbing Gristle has been upgraded to 5 stars by AllMusic. More upgrades like this please AMG!
by Matski
Thu Sep 21, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM demographics poll 2017 - age of the members
Replies: 44
Views: 11827

Re: AM demographics poll 2017 - age of the members

Happy to break the tie for second place between the 70's and 80's. ;) We've played the "what song was number one on your date of birth" game before, but I'm pleased that I actually really like a couple of the songs that was at the top of the charts on the first day of my life: "Every Breath You Take...
by Matski
Thu Sep 21, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rating changes (Allmusic, Metacritic, etc.) - Update 2015
Replies: 135
Views: 36550

Re: Rating changes (Allmusic, Metacritic, etc.) - Update 2015

Primary Colours by The Horrors has been upgraded to 4 stars at AllMusic.

Good change by them - Primary Colours is usually considered The Horrors' most popular/praised album, so for it to be the lowest rated was a weird call by AMG.
by Matski
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: RIP Grant Hart
Replies: 3
Views: 1343

Re: RIP Grant Hart

This, following the news of Jessi Zazu only a few days earlier is depressing... Had no idea that Grant had been ill for a while. Feels kinda bizzare now that I was only listening to random tracks from Hüsker Dü the other night. I generally enjoy all of the band's studio albums, though I've never giv...
by Matski
Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Pitchfork - The 200 Best Albums of the 1960s (2017)
Replies: 23
Views: 17553

Pitchfork - The 200 Best Albums of the 1960s (2017)

Pitchfork - The 200 Best Albums of the 1960s (2017) 200. Ennio Morricone - Il Buono, Il Brutto, Il Cattivo 199. Donovan - Sunshine Superman 198. Andrew Hill - Point of Departure 197. Cecil Taylor - Unit Structures 196. Wanda Jackson - Rockin’ With Wanda 195. Nilsson - Aerial Ballet 194. Donald Byrd...
by Matski
Mon Jul 31, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Arcade Fire - Everything Now
Replies: 41
Views: 15041

Re: Arcade Fire - Everything Now

I've always been curious about Debut 's high ranking, because at least in the United States, Post and Homogenic seem a lot more critically acclaimed. Maybe it's not that way in other parts of the world? Nothing I've heard from Everything Now has compelled me to listen to it right away, and this is ...
by Matski
Thu Jul 13, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Treblezine (US) - Top 100 Indie Rock albums of the '00s (2017)
Replies: 0
Views: 1071

Treblezine (US) - Top 100 Indie Rock albums of the '00s (2017)

Treblezine (US) - Top 100 Indie Rock albums of the '00s (2017) 100. The Strokes – Room on Fire 99. Low – Drums and Guns 98. Bombay Bicycle Club – I Had the Blues, But I Shook Them Loose 97. Bill Callahan – Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle 96. Phoenix – It’s Never Been Like That 95. LCD Soundsystem...