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by jamieW
Fri Mar 15, 2013 2:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of AM Top 100 Competition: Academy Style: Round 1.1
Replies: 18
Views: 7660

Re: Best of AM Top 100 Competition: Academy Style: Round 1.1

Albums: 1. The Beach Boys—Pet Sounds 2. Pink Floyd—The Dark Side of the Moon 3. Joy Division—Closer 4. The Beatles—Abbey Road 5. Aretha Franklin—I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You 6. The Band—Music from Big Pink 7. Otis Redding—Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul 8. Guns n’ Roses—Appetite for Dest...
by jamieW
Sun Mar 10, 2013 4:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.1
Replies: 18
Views: 5946

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 4 - Round 1.1

My winners: The Cure—The Head on the Door My personal favourite group with the first album I ever bought by them. “A Night Like This” (one of my all-time top 20 songs) and “Sinking” are childhood highlights. Too bad, because Sigur Ros is my second favourite album of the week, and would’ve won any ot...
by jamieW
Sun Mar 10, 2013 1:13 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round of 32 - Asia
Replies: 11
Views: 4184

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round of 32 - Asia

Bracket 4.3.1 Winner: Tokyo Jihen - Kurumaya-san Shigeru Umebayashi - Yumeji's Theme “Yumeji’s Theme” is beautiful, but “Kurumaya-san” is one of my favorites of the Cup. I bought about 10 songs from the World Cup this week on I-Tunes, and was most depressed that I couldn’t find “Kurumaya-san” and “G...
by jamieW
Sun Mar 03, 2013 1:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round of 32 - Americas
Replies: 13
Views: 4514

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round of 32 - Americas

With school really bearing down on me (three more weeks until graduation), no time for comments this week (which is just as well, since I’d probably only be repeating what I’ve said in the past). My most difficult moment was voting against Sosa, my second favorite of the week, which just happens to ...
by jamieW
Mon Feb 25, 2013 1:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 1980 Poll
Replies: 86
Views: 34734

Re: Songs and Albums of 1980 Poll

Since I doubt that I’ll have time to listen to any more music this month (or expand upon my lists)… Albums: 1. The Cure—Seventeen Seconds 2. Joy Division—Closer 3. The Sound—Jeopardy 4. Japan—Gentlemen Take Polaroids 5. The Feelies—Crazy Rhythms 6. AC/DC—Back in Black 7. Japan—Quiet Life 8. Barbra S...
by jamieW
Sun Feb 24, 2013 2:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round of 32 - Africa
Replies: 12
Views: 4618

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round of 32 - Africa

Bracket 4.1.1 Winner: Anouar Brahem - Vague / E la Nave Va Rachid Taha - Ya Rayah I’ve always rated songs on a standard 4-star scale (since I seem to be allergic to consistency, I somehow rate albums A-F). In this matchup, each of these songs is easily 4 stars for me. Listening to “Ya Rayah” gives m...
by jamieW
Sun Feb 24, 2013 1:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition
Replies: 13
Views: 7194

Re: AM Foreign World Cup Poll special edition

SInce the excessive amount of school work I've been doing lately has been driving me crazy, I decided to give myself a break this morning, Honorio, and read through this amazing thread you've created--and what a great way to spend the time! Your vivid descriptions of these artists and their music ar...
by jamieW
Sun Feb 17, 2013 2:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Europe (Part 2)
Replies: 13
Views: 5090

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Europe (Part 2)

It’s getting more and more difficult to pick these, since most of them already feel like they should be champions… Bracket 3.4.5 Winner: Jacques Brel - Vesoul Georges Brassens - La Marine You know we’ve reached the later rounds when we have a matchup like this between musical geniuses in peak form. ...
by jamieW
Sun Feb 10, 2013 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Europe (Part 1)
Replies: 18
Views: 6511

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Europe (Part 1)

Bracket 3.4.1 Arvo Pärt - Spiegel im Spiegel Winner: Maria Kalaniemi & Aldargaz - Sofias Flykt I’ve always loved the simple beauty of Arvo Part’s music (“Benjamin Britten” made my All-Time favorite songs list). However, I’ve never heard this type of sudden stop-and-start accordion before—and was abs...
by jamieW
Wed Feb 06, 2013 11:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #5: Honorio
Replies: 25
Views: 9015

Re: Song List Special #5: Honorio

Thanks for posting, Honorio! I'm looking really forward to exploring your list as soon as school allows me the time. I can already see a number of personal favorites on the list, and quite a few unfamiliar titles as well. It definitely gives me something to look forward to during a time of my life t...
by jamieW
Wed Feb 06, 2013 12:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #4: Listyguy
Replies: 10
Views: 4127

Re: Song List Special #4: Listyguy

Oops, so sorry, I missed almost completely the thread about this game, I didn't know that it includes an schedule. I'm looking forward to the other lists remaining, I will try to listen to it just like I did for the first four. I wouldn't mind to participate also but probably at the end. Honorio: S...
by jamieW
Mon Feb 04, 2013 2:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Side Project from Songs List
Replies: 54
Views: 18272

Re: Side Project from Songs List

I appreciate that, Moonbeam. What I'll probably do then is just plan on moving to the end of the list for now. In the meantime, if anyone wants to move into my spot, that'd be great. If not, we'll just wait for Whuntva in a couple of weeks. Thanks again!
by jamieW
Mon Feb 04, 2013 1:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Side Project from Songs List
Replies: 54
Views: 18272

Re: Side Project from Songs List

Thanks, Moonbeam. I figured you probably hadn't seen my post, since I've read in other posts of yours that you've been even busier than me lately (which was why I didn't want to bother you with it again). If you can't find anyone, I can throw something together really quick by Wednesday or so.
by jamieW
Sun Feb 03, 2013 11:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #4: Listyguy
Replies: 10
Views: 4127

Re: Song List Special #4: Listyguy

Fourth list. And last so far, no other volunteers! Actually, Honorio, Moonbeam has made a list in the original Song Side Project link regarding who posts their lists on which dates (1 list every 2 weeks), and I think I'm due next (beginning Tuesday). I asked to be moved down the list because I've b...
by jamieW
Wed Jan 30, 2013 11:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: What was #1 on the day you were born?
Replies: 33
Views: 11998

Re: What was #1 on the day you were born?

I already knew that "My Sweet Lord" (one of my all-time favorite songs) was #1 in the U.S. the day I was born (January 1, 1971). It always seemed very appropriate to me, since it definitely fits my "constantly searching for meaning in life" personality. The other #1s were: UK: I Hear You Knockin'-Da...
by jamieW
Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Song Poll
Replies: 50
Views: 17109

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Song Poll

1) Chromatics—Birds of Paradise 2) Silversun Pickups—The Pit 3) Chairlift—Take It Out on Me 4) Chromatics—The River 5) Nas Featuring Anthony Hamilton—World’s an Addiction 6) Tindersticks—A Night So Still 7) Chromatics—The Page 8) Bobby Womack—Whatever Happened to the Times? 9) John Talabot—Last Land...
by jamieW
Mon Jan 28, 2013 6:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #3: Zorg
Replies: 22
Views: 7754

Re: Song List Special #3: Zorg

Zorg: I’ve made it a goal to listen to at least everybody’s Top 100 songs. Since your list only had 114 songs, I listened to all of them. There were 13 songs on your list that also made my Top 500, with 10 more that I listed on my Honorable Mentions list: Billie Holiday—Strange Fruit (9) Ronettes—Be...
by jamieW
Sun Jan 27, 2013 2:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Asia (Part 2)
Replies: 17
Views: 5258

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Asia (Part 2)

Bracket 3.3.5 Various Artists - Hudjan Mas (Golden Rain) Winner: Ros Sereysothea - Superstar The uniqueness of “Hudjan Mas” grows on me with every listen, but I still have to go with Sereysothea’s haunting cover of a Carpenter’s cover (which is one of my all-time favorite vocal performances). It tak...
by jamieW
Fri Jan 25, 2013 10:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll - Results
Replies: 38
Views: 23985

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll - Results

Thanks for the great show so far, Jackson. Also, I've noticed that a few people in different threads have mentioned having trouble finding Wadada Leo Smith's "Ten Freedom Summers." I have been listening to it a lot (including this moment) on Grooveshark. I just wanted to provide the link, because it...
by jamieW
Mon Jan 21, 2013 10:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Asia (Part 1)
Replies: 14
Views: 5863

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Asia (Part 1)

I can't believe that two giants of traditional Asian music like RShankar and Nusrat lost to a decent fusion artist like Ananda Shankar. This forum is definitely too focused on rock and western, anglo saxon music, so much that it's almost impossible for a traditional artist to win. see the 4 winners...
by jamieW
Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Side Project from Songs List
Replies: 54
Views: 18272

Re: Side Project from Songs List

Moonbeam, if nobody objects, would it be possible to move me down the list a little bit? I noticed that, with Brad having to step aside, I'm up in a couple of weeks. Unfortunately, I'm in the midst of an internship and completing my degree, which has been far more time-consuming than I would've anti...
by jamieW
Sun Jan 20, 2013 1:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Asia (Part 1)
Replies: 14
Views: 5863

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Asia (Part 1)

Bracket 3.3.1 Hanggai - My Banjo and I Winner: Tokyo Jihen - Kurumaya-san Hanggai’s song is definitely what it claims to be (and a little more); but after seeing the lively performance of “Kurumaya-san “ that Honorio provided, it easily gets my vote. Love that voice (and that melodica): My favorite ...
by jamieW
Sun Jan 20, 2013 1:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic thread
Replies: 144
Views: 50884

Re: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic th

I'm still on some kind of music hiatus by now. Listening to blisteringly trashy 80s stuff instead. Or Georgie Fame. Because Pop lists suck when you're a male. The End. :music-rockon: My best friend's wife says that as far as she can tell women prefer toe-tappin' music and don't generally go for the...
by jamieW
Fri Jan 18, 2013 3:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll
Replies: 82
Views: 31857

Re: 2012 AMF EOY Album Poll

1. Silversun Pickups—Neck of the Woods 2. John Talabot—fIN 3. Chromatics—Kill for Love 4. Wadada Leo Smith—Ten Freedom Summers 5. The Mars Volta—Noctourniquet 6. Crystal Castles—(III) 7. Burial—Kindred 8. Chairlift—Something 9. Bobby Womack—The Bravest Man in the Universe 10. Grizzly Bear—Shields 11...
by jamieW
Sun Jan 13, 2013 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Americas (Part 2)
Replies: 17
Views: 5902

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Americas (Part 2)

Glad your feeling better, Dan! (And I'm also thankful that it wasn't "The Seer" that caused your reaction...) My picks for this week: Bracket 3.2.5 Ry Cooder - A Canción Mixteca Winner: Chavela Vargas - La llorona A pair of simple, gorgeous guitar melodies; but I slightly prefer the addition of the ...
by jamieW
Fri Jan 11, 2013 10:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic thread
Replies: 144
Views: 50884

Re: Who's who in Acclaimed Music Forums : the demographic th

To no surprise, my name is Jamie, and I live in Michigan (the United States). I’m 42 (born New Year’s Day), and married, with 2 children (a daughter, who’s 5, and a 3 year old son who was born 15 weeks premature). While growing up, I became a huge Elvis Presley fan, since he was pretty much the only...
by jamieW
Mon Jan 07, 2013 12:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #2: Henry
Replies: 23
Views: 28670

Re: Song List Special #2: Henry

Of the songs you listed that likely only made our two lists, the three that surprise me the most would be “Locomotive Breath,” “It’s Too Late,” and (especially) “The Thrill is Gone.” Although I personally love the other 10 as well, I understand that they’re not typically on lists of acclaimed songs....
by jamieW
Mon Jan 07, 2013 12:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Upcoming 80s Poll: Any takers?
Replies: 39
Views: 12903

Re: Upcoming 80s Poll: Any takers?

Thanks for the good wishes, everyone! I'm giddy with excitement am already introducing our boy (nicknamed Blasty for now, short for blastocyst) to some wicked funk in utero. Congratulations, Moonbeam! After what you said, I now have an image of your baby exiting the womb dancing to "You Dropped a B...
by jamieW
Mon Dec 31, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #2: Henry
Replies: 23
Views: 28670

Re: Song List Special #2: Henry

The Eagles—One of These Nights (#65/267) Carly Simon—That’s the Way I’ve Always Heard It Should Be (#72/427) Seals & Crofts—Summer Breeze (#91/420) I wonder how far out of the top 1000 these song were given that both of us had them in our top 500. My guess is that no more than one other person plac...
by jamieW
Mon Dec 31, 2012 6:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #2: Henry
Replies: 23
Views: 28670

Re: Song List Special #2: Henry

Jefferson Starship—Miracles (#3 on my list) If you rate Miracles so highly I wonder if you are familiar with some of Marty Balin's more obscure work with the band Bodacious DF. I especially like Bodacious DF's song Driving Me Crazy which can be found at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x18ZGzNTB3s an...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 30, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Americas (Part 1)
Replies: 10
Views: 4040

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Americas (Part 1)

Bracket 3.2.1 Winner: Jorge Ben - Zumbi Elis Regina & Tom Jobim - Águas De Março “Aguas De Marco” is a fun, charismatic duet reminiscent of “The Girl from Ipanema” (which I’ve always liked a lot); but I still prefer the great voice, vocal accompaniment, and use of strings in “Zumbi.” Bracket 3.2.2 S...
by jamieW
Sat Dec 29, 2012 7:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #2: Henry
Replies: 23
Views: 28670

Re: Song List Special #2: Henry

Henry, as I did with Moonbeam’s list, I have listed below the songs I was already familiar with that made both of our Top 500 lists. In total, there are 58 songs that made both, with 32 more that I included in my 555 Honorable Mentions. I suspect that you and I may be around the same age, since it s...
by jamieW
Mon Dec 24, 2012 11:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #1: Moonbeam
Replies: 39
Views: 16003

Re: Song List Special #1: Moonbeam

jamieW, thank you so much for the detailed comments! It seems you and I have a lot in common, so your list may heavily influence my next one! I'm glad that you also went beyond what I highlighted - that's dedication! I'm thrilled to see you take a shine to some underrated gems from some of my favor...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 23, 2012 4:40 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Africa (Part 2)
Replies: 15
Views: 5949

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Africa (Part 2)

Bracket 3.1.5 Mahmoud Ahmed - Ere Mela Mela Winner: Mulatu Astatke - Yèkèrmo sèw Both had a similar soothing atmosphere and jazzy feel that I really liked; but I’ll go with Astatke, since “Era Mela Mela” felt slightly overlong. Bracket 3.1.6 Geoffrey Oryema - Lapwony Winner: Mulatu Astatke - Yègellé...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 23, 2012 12:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #1: Moonbeam
Replies: 39
Views: 16003

Re: Song List Special #1: Moonbeam

Hi, Moonbeam. My goal is to listen to (at least) everyone’s Top 100, as well as any others they choose to highlight, which is where I’m at with your list… The first thing I did was go through your Top 500 and jot down all the ones I already knew that would have a good chance at my Top 2000. I ended ...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Africa (Part 1)
Replies: 17
Views: 6242

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 3 - Africa (Part 1)

Bracket 3.1.1 Omar Khorshid - Raqsed El Fadaa Winner: Anouar Brahem - Vague / E la Nave Va Two outstanding songs: I really liked the continuously changing pace, mood, and rhythm of “Raqsed El Fadaa;” but I’m voting for the eerie beauty of “Vague/ E la Nave Va,” one of my favorites of the World Cup. ...
by jamieW
Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Song List Special #1: Moonbeam
Replies: 39
Views: 16003

Re: Song List Special #1: Moonbeam

Before we even get started, there are 4 songs you highlighted that I’m already very familiar with: Gap Band—You dropped a bomb on me: This was one of my favorite songs growing up, and was one of the finalists for my list (although, as I’ve said before, that finalist list was over 6,000 songs long). ...
by jamieW
Mon Dec 10, 2012 10:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Songs: Doolittle & Silent Shout (plus OK Computer)
Replies: 11
Views: 5102

Re: Rank the Songs: Doolittle & Silent Shout (plus OK Comput

Silent Shout:

1. Marble house
2. Silent shout
3. The captain
4. Neverland
5. We share our mother's health
6. One hit
7. Forest families
8. Still light
9. From off to on
10. Like a pen
11. Na na na
by jamieW
Mon Dec 10, 2012 12:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Side Project from Songs List
Replies: 54
Views: 18272

Re: Side Project from Songs List

One more thought - if we go with the option of focusing on a single list at a time, we could make it much more flexible by simply having the list posted and having participants go through the list and listen to however many unknown songs from it that they like. I don't know how everyone else feels ...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 2 - Southern Europe
Replies: 11
Views: 8365

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 2 - Southern Europe

Bracket 2.4.13 Winner: Jaume Sisa - Qualsevol nit pot sortir el sol Los Enemigos - Desde el jergón To be honest, I wasn’t blown away by either one of these; but I preferred the simple piano and strings of Jaume Sisa over the more familiar guitar-driven sound of Los Enemigos. Bracket 2.4.14 Winner: G...
by jamieW
Sat Dec 08, 2012 10:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Songs: Doolittle & Silent Shout (plus OK Computer)
Replies: 11
Views: 5102

Re: Rank the Songs: Doolittle & Silent Shout (plus OK Comput

I’ll have to get back to you on “Silent Shout,” since it’s been a while. “Doolittle” I still probably listen to at least once a month… 1) Monkey gone to Heaven 2) Gouge away 3) Silver 4) Wave of mutilation 5) Debaser 6) Mr. Grieves 7) Hey 8) No. 13 baby 9) Crackity Jones 10) Here comes your man 11) ...
by jamieW
Thu Dec 06, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results
Replies: 281
Views: 104345

Re: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results

nicolas wrote:yeah I guess I was the only one with "Hotel California" and "The Creator Has A Masterplan" or "Theme de Yo-Yo" in the same list :D
And one more! I also had "Hotel California" and "Theme de Yo-Yo" on my list. (Although I didn't have "Creator," though I do enjoy its soothing atmosphere.)
by jamieW
Wed Dec 05, 2012 11:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Side Project from Songs List
Replies: 54
Views: 18272

Re: Side Project from Songs List

I'd be willing to participate, too. (And I promise not to ask whoever is paired with me to listen to any of my 15-20 minute picks.) Sounds like a fun idea that could produce some rather unpredictable results.
by jamieW
Mon Dec 03, 2012 12:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results
Replies: 281
Views: 104345

Re: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results

I would envision that the top 5 of the Stairway voter's list would look something like this: 1- Stairway to Heaven (obviously it would have 100% of the votes) 2- Bohemian Rhapsody 3- Gimme Shelter 4- Sweet Child O' Mine 5- All Along the Watchtower Actually, I'm only sure about the first two, but th...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 02, 2012 11:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results
Replies: 281
Views: 104345

Re: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results

To some extent I have lost interest in classic rock over the last few years. Or perhaps I should say that I have found many other genres that are just as great. Anyway, "Stairway to Heaven" is one of several classic rock songs that have been big favorites but I've tired upon a bit. For me it's not ...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 02, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results
Replies: 281
Views: 104345

Re: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results

[quote="Jackson[005] Led Zeppelin | Stairway to Heaven: I'd love to see the list broken down between voters for this song and people who didn't vote for this song. Since I was one of the voters who loves this song, I thought I would explain why I do (as I did "Nights in White Satin.") As with "Night...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 2 - Australia/Pacific
Replies: 12
Views: 4234

Re: AM Foreign World Cup: Round 2 - Australia/Pacific

Bracket 2.3.13 Winner: Alfred Aholo Apaka - Na Moku Eha Israel Kamakawiwo'ole - Ka Huila Wai I have always loved the Hawaiian sound of “Na Moku Eha.” People who know me well complain that I only like “depressing” music. Does my voting against the always hopeful sound of Israel prove their point? (Al...
by jamieW
Sun Dec 02, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Rank the Songs: Radiohead's OK Computer
Replies: 26
Views: 11696

Re: Rank the Songs: Radiohead's OK Computer

1. Paranoid android (#119 all-time)
2. Climbing up the walls (#374 all-time)
3. Exit music (for a film)
4. Lucky
5. Electioneering
6. Let down
7. No surprises
8. Karma police
9. Fitter happier
10. Subterranean homesick alien
11. The tourist
12. Airbag
by jamieW
Sat Dec 01, 2012 11:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Mega Critic Chart 2012
Replies: 59
Views: 219020

Re: Mega Critic Chart 2012

I just wanted to say thanks to you, Otisredding, for compiling these updates. I've heard nearly every album on the list--many of which I never would've found without your lists. Thanks again for all your hard work, and I'm already looking forward to 2013!
by jamieW
Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results
Replies: 281
Views: 104345

Re: The 2012 AMF All-Time Songs Poll: Results

I feel like I should chime in a bit about my comments about certain songs and genres, including classic rock. Let me first say that this forum has been an absolute Godsend to me, as posters have been pretty much uniformly welcoming and kind. I can only hope that I have returned the favor. Before I ...