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by Setherex
Mon Apr 04, 2016 4:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 14 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4113

Re: AMF Chart Week 14 2016

2016 Hall of Fame (10 weeks of advancing votes; automatically retired from chart): David Bowie - "Lazarus" (Weeks 2 - 11) Radiohead - "Spectre" (Weeks 2 - 11) Savages - "Adore" (Weeks 2 - 11) There's something wrong with this. :D :angry-nono: Apologies! Haha. I noticed later on but was in a hurry a...
by Setherex
Mon Apr 04, 2016 2:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 14 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4113

AMF Chart Week 14 2016

Welcome to Week 14 of the AMF Chart! The chart where we watch them fade out. Here are your rankings for Week 13 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (10) 2. M83 - "Do It, Try It" (3) 3. Courtney Barnett - "Three Packs a Day" (7) 4. David Bowie - "Girl Love...
by Setherex
Sat Apr 02, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 13 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 3578

Re: AMF Chart Week 13 2016

My weekly reminder to get your votes, nominations, and seconding nominations in before the new poll tomorrow! My noms for the week:

White Lung - "Kiss Me When I Bleed"
A.K. Paul - "Landcruisin'"
Steve Gunn - "Conditions Wild"
by Setherex
Sat Apr 02, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers
Replies: 15
Views: 3988

Re: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers

Honorio wrote: Some misteps include maybe too high positions for drummers whose main merit (IMO) was to be in a great band and not their own abilities as drummers (Charlie Watts, Ringo Starr or Levon Helm for instance).
You did that on purpose. :angry-cussingblack:
by Setherex
Fri Apr 01, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers
Replies: 15
Views: 3988

Re: Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Drummers

I mean, all of us here with correct musical opinions agree that Charlie Watts is a better drummer than John Bonham, right? :mrgreen:
by Setherex
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Weezer's "Weezer" [White Album]
Replies: 0
Views: 933

Weezer's "Weezer" [White Album]

[imgsize 500x500]https://rymimg.com/lk/o/l/3c91bee46cb3516530dbe66c611f0d2e/5980281.jpg[/imgsize] "Weezer" [White Album] Weezer April 1, 2016 Power Pop / Alternative Rock 01. "California Kids" 02. "Wind in Our Sail" 03. "Thank God for Girls" 04. "(Girl We Got a) Good Thing" 05. "Do You Wanna Get Hig...
by Setherex
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 13 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 3578

Re: AMF Chart Week 13 2016

A fairly unimportant notice: Kanye has updated the version of "Ultralight Beam" that is on Tidal very slightly. The choir and vocals for almost everyone has been mixed differently, some with reverb. There is also one additional Chance line in his verse, "no one can judge." So technically, the song's...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 27, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 13 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 3578

AMF Chart Week 13 2016

Welcome to Week 13 of the AMF Chart! The chart where even 10 votes may not be enough. Here are your rankings for Week 12 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (9) 2. ANOHNI - "Drone Bomb Me" (1) 3. Suede - "Outsiders" (2) 4. Kanye West - "Ultralight Beam" (...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 26, 2016 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 12 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 2931

Re: AMF Chart Week 12 2016

Quieter week around these parts! But a week nonetheless. My reminder to get your votes, nominations, and seconding nominations in before the new poll tomorrow. My noms for the week: Car Seat Headrest - "Drunk Drivers/Killer Whales" The Hotelier - "Piano Player" Hundred Waters feat. Chance the Rapper...
by Setherex
Wed Mar 23, 2016 3:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Phife Dawg (1970-2016)
Replies: 1
Views: 716

R.I.P. Phife Dawg (1970-2016)

Malik Taylor, the rapper known as Phife Dawg whose nimble, clever rhymes helped launch A Tribe Called Quest to both commercial and critical success, died Wednesday at the age of 45. Rolling Stone has confirmed the rapper's death, though an official statement has yet to be released. While the cause ...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 12 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 2931

AMF Chart Week 12 2016

Welcome to Week 12 of the AMF Chart! The chart where the first entries to our 2016 Hall of Fame have arrived in literal droves! Here are your rankings for Week 11 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. David Bowie - "Lazarus" (10) 2. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (8) 3. Savages - "Adore"...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 19, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forums upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1750

Re: Forums upgrade

Henrik wrote:Of course, let me know if something is missing, or if anything after the upgrade is annoying.
Only big change I've noticed is that the poll results bar graph is very expanded now. It's a sudden change, but I'm sure something I'll get used to after a bit of time with it.
by Setherex
Sat Mar 19, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4529

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

I also nominate Ariana Grande's Dangerous Woman. I was surprised by how fresh it sounds compared to The Way or Break Free. It's actually really good, so I wouldn't dismiss it as a song from the second coming of Mariah Carey. Always a pleasure to second a truly great pop song. My weekly reminder to ...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 19, 2016 5:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Forums upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1750

Re: Forums upgrade

Ouch, the colors and stuff didn't update as I hoped they would. I'll look into this when I have time. Regardless, it looks so pretty! :laughing-rollingyellow: I'm sure whatever it ends up as will end up looking delightful, Henrik. P.S. on the topic of Forum updates, always down for more options and...
by Setherex
Thu Mar 17, 2016 12:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4529

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Hey Setherex, I'm hoping that an outtake that might be almost 40 years old, but never released until now, might qualify for a nomination. If so: Bruce Springsteen - 'Meet Me In The City'. Perfectly fine on my end. We go by release dates in these parts. ;) And just confirming for OtisRedding, DIIV's...
by Setherex
Tue Mar 15, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4529

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Setherex, where are you from? I used to think that you are from the US. I am indeed, California-born and raised. Residing over in Los Angeles now. Not much of a 'thriving music scene' here -trending L.A. music is just trending music in America currently. But I like to stay on top of worldly things....
by Setherex
Tue Mar 15, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4529

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Here in this forum we love our polls, to vote between songs, so if all great artists wanted to represent their countries, then the Eurovision Song Contest would be amazing, right? It's too bad that's not the case. But it's sad that a lot of people think that an ESC song is bad by default. I used to...
by Setherex
Tue Mar 15, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4529

Re: AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Eurovision Song Contest time again! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWaLxFIVX1s DIIV - Dopamine Also, and someone correct me if I'm wrong, I think this song has already been entered on our Chart? It would have been sometime in 2015. But I can't exactly remember. I'll give you a definitive answer whe...
by Setherex
Mon Mar 14, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 11 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 4529

AMF Chart Week 11 2016

Welcome to Week 11 of the AMF Chart! The chart where a changing of the rules has, maybe, possibly, stirred up the charts a bit? Here are your rankings for Week 10 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (7) 2. David Bowie - "Lazarus" (9) 3. Courtney Bartnett ...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

It was played about 50 minutes in on Breakfast show on BBC Radio 6 music. Here's a link to the show on Pitchfork so presumably available outside UK http://pitchfork.com/news/64039-pj-harvey-shares-the-community-of-hope/ Why then, I'd be happy to second ^_^ My weekly reminder to get your votes, nomi...
by Setherex
Thu Mar 10, 2016 8:11 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

JohnnyBGoode wrote:I also nominate PJ Harvey 'The Community of Hope'.
Sorry if it's an obvious question Johnny, but could you link me to a stream of the full song? I can't seem to find it anywhere, and the album does not seem to have leaked yet.
by Setherex
Thu Mar 10, 2016 5:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)
Replies: 7
Views: 1841

Re: R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)

babydoll wrote:Setherex, did you choose A Day in the Life out of all the Beatles just to annoy me?
:whistle:
by Setherex
Wed Mar 09, 2016 11:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

Rdwdbob wrote:Wow! Check this one out! I'd like to nominate 'Atomic Number' by Case/Lang/Veirs.
Oh, Rdwdbob. You must be sure to look at the poll before nominating :mrgreen:
by Setherex
Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)
Replies: 7
Views: 1841

R.I.P. George Martin (1926-2016)

Sir George Martin, the iconic producer best known for his work with the Beatles, has died. Ringo Starr confirmed the news on Twitter. He was 90. Martin, often called "the Fifth Beatle," gave the Beatles their first recording contract and produced virtually all of their music (aside from the work Ph...
by Setherex
Mon Mar 07, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

I would like to nominate these songs ("highlights" in Mega Critic Chart 2016) Tindersticks - We Are Dreamers! Apologies Otis - this song appears to have already entered the Chart a couple weeks back. But of course, if the song receives at least two seconding nominations, it may re-enter next week ;...
by Setherex
Mon Mar 07, 2016 8:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

Setherex, did you forget my nomination ???? :( :( Of course not, spiritualized! It's just that nominations during MegaCritic weeks are a bit hectic. Last week, the songs selected went in the order of: - Songs that received seconding nominations (of which there were 6). - The first 'highlight' songs...
by Setherex
Mon Mar 07, 2016 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

babydoll wrote:No! Anderson Pakk is out?! Oh, well.

And Lana Del Rey's Honeymoon, I believe, got four votes. Last time I checked at least.
Nope, a big goose egg for "Honeymoon" back in mid-2015. Great song too, though not the most surprising entry on that 0 votes list for me.
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 10:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

Re: AMF Chart Week 10 2016

In enacting the new 10 votes per user rule for this week, I must acknowledge that this wasn't necessarily an agreed-upon change by everyone, and some others in fact even had more suggestions to give towards improving the chart (such as Otis and luney). I just wanted to be clear that you are all not ...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Forum Chart
Replies: 214
Views: 141506

Re: Acclaimed Music Forum Chart

Week 10 (March 6, 2016 - March 13, 2016)

In which the new 10 song-voting rule is applied.
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 10 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 8320

AMF Chart Week 10 2016

Welcome to Week 10 of the AMF Chart! The chart where we're out with the old, in with the new! For now, at least. Here are your rankings for Week 9 (number of weeks on the chart so far in parentheses): 1. David Bowie - "Lazarus" (8) 2. PJ Harvey - "The Wheel" (6) 3. Savages - "Adore" (8) 4. Radiohead...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Acclaimed Music Forum Chart
Replies: 214
Views: 141506

Re: Acclaimed Music Forum Chart

2015 Hall of Fame (10 weeks of advancing votes; automatically retired from chart): Björk - "Black Lake" (Weeks 4 - 13) Courtney Barnett - "Pedestrian at Best" (Weeks 5 - 14) Father John Misty - "I Love You, Honeybear" (Weeks 7 - 16) Sufjan Stevens - "No Shade in the Shadow of the Cross" (Weeks 8 - ...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Replies: 55
Views: 15889

Re: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

P.S. : can I ask if these words "thou hath..." are specific to a certain american state, I have this feeling? Haha, sorry about the confusion, it's just a play on outdated old English words. Similar to how Shakespeare would always write: "Wherefore art thou, Romeo?" It's not even gramatically valid...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 5:40 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Replies: 55
Views: 15889

Re: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Romain wrote:P.S. : can I ask if these words "thou hath..." are specific to a certain american state, I have this feeling?
Haha, sorry about the confusion, it's just a play on outdated old English words. Similar to how Shakespeare would always write: "Wherefore art thou, Romeo?"
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 6:52 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Replies: 55
Views: 15889

Re: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Like : 02 | With a Little Help from My Friends 13 | A Day in the Life What is this, Romain? What is this sacred institution thou hath torn apart? :mrgreen: Read the post above Romain's. Well I just assumed that you had posted your list completely backwards on accident. I'm still a bearer of that th...
by Setherex
Sun Mar 06, 2016 1:49 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Replies: 55
Views: 15889

Re: Rank the Tracks: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Romain wrote:Like :
02 | With a Little Help from My Friends
13 | A Day in the Life
What is this, Romain? What is this sacred institution thou hath torn apart? :mrgreen:
by Setherex
Sat Mar 05, 2016 10:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 9 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 8426

Re: AMF Chart Week 9 2016

I'd very much like to nominate "Your Best American Girl" by Mitski I second this nomination. First song of 2016 I really liked. This song is incredible, so a high support from me. Case/lang/veirs - "Atomic Number" And another for you! :) Sturgill Simpson - Brace For Impact (Live A Little) And one m...
by Setherex
Sat Mar 05, 2016 9:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 239
Views: 201995

Re: Concerts you have coming up

I haven't been to a non-festival concert in ages, but I'm very pleased with my recent purchase of Grimes tickets in L.A. for April (alongside Christine and the Queens) :music-listening:
by Setherex
Sat Mar 05, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."
Replies: 48
Views: 10706

Re: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."

Hey, I don't want to argue anything more than what I say. Nothing is important here, it's music and only music. I just answer to Setherex who say it's a "widespread cultural event" , with my own words, and I'm sorry if they were bad, "no, not particulary". I have not seen any information on the TV,...
by Setherex
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."
Replies: 48
Views: 10706

Re: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."

Coming to the defense of Kanye. Kanye doesn't do things the way you/we want him too. He released the album and it turned out to be good so get off Ye. Congrats to Kendrick he released a surprise album in a method that's already been done before. It doesn't make it better because Kendrick did it thi...
by Setherex
Fri Mar 04, 2016 7:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."
Replies: 48
Views: 10706

Re: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."

So is this an official album or a mixtape? It's for sale on iTunes, so it's not a mixtape. Two of the eight songs are songs he previously performed on both "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" and "The Colbert Report." Whether it's an album or an EP I think is up to your own definition - but most s...
by Setherex
Fri Mar 04, 2016 5:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."
Replies: 48
Views: 10706

Re: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."

So is this an official album or a mixtape? It's for sale on iTunes, so it's not a mixtape. Two of the eight songs are songs he previously performed on both "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" and "The Colbert Report." Whether it's an album or an EP I think is up to your own definition - but most s...
by Setherex
Fri Mar 04, 2016 5:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."
Replies: 48
Views: 10706

Re: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."

It is now also available on Spotify, playlist embedded above.
by Setherex
Fri Mar 04, 2016 4:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."
Replies: 48
Views: 10706

Re: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."

The album is now available on Apple Music.
by Setherex
Fri Mar 04, 2016 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."
Replies: 48
Views: 10706

Kendrick Lamar's "untitled unmastered."

[imgsize 500x500]http://pitchfork-cdn.s3.amazonaws.com/content/ken.jpg?wmode=transparent[/imgsize] "untitled unmastered." Kendrick Lamar March 4, 2016 01. "untitled 01 08.19.2014." 02. "untitled 02 06.23.2014." 03. "untitled 03 05.28.2013." 04. "untitled 04 08.14.2014." 05. "untitled 05 09.21.2014."...
by Setherex
Wed Mar 02, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 9 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 8426

Re: AMF Chart Week 9 2016

I think Henriks original question is very relevant tho - do people feel the need to vote for the same songs week in week out ? And if so, is this because of a lack of time / willingness ? I always make sure that I listen to all the songs every week, even the ones I have already listened to. I usual...
by Setherex
Wed Mar 02, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 9 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 8426

Re: AMF Chart Week 9 2016

Sorry to bring up the rules again... But I wonder if lots of people vote for basically the same 5 songs week after week? Many new songs are lucky to get any votes beyond the one who nominated it. Perhaps if we could vote for more than 5 songs it could give a more nuanced picture of what songs beyon...
by Setherex
Wed Mar 02, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart Week 9 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 8426

Re: AMF Chart Week 9 2016

Sorry to bring up the rules again... But I wonder if lots of people vote for basically the same 5 songs week after week? Many new songs are lucky to get any votes beyond the one who nominated it. Perhaps if we could vote for more than 5 songs it could give a more nuanced picture of what songs beyon...