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by nicolas
Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 107263

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Thanks guys ! Tabulation is always a very hard task.
by nicolas
Sun Jul 30, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll
Replies: 78
Views: 19729

Re: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll

albums 1 . Sufjan Stevens | Illinois 2 . Antony & The Johnsons | I Am A Bird Now 3 . Richard Hawley | Coles Corner 4 . Bright Eyes | I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning 5 . Andrew Bird | Andrew Bird and the Mysterious Production of Eggs 6 . Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings | Naturally 7 . Konono n°1 | Congotro...
by nicolas
Fri Jul 21, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll
Replies: 78
Views: 19729

Re: Songs and Albums of 2005 Poll

The 2000s are poor years for me. Not many albums deserving to appear here and few correlation with the critics

Here's my list in progess (that shouldn't change much until the 31st
by nicolas
Sat Jul 01, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 107263

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Sorry for being late ... 1 . Robert Wyatt | Rock Bottom 2 . The Divine Comedy | Promenade 3 . The Beatles | Abbey Road 4 . Bruce Springsteen | Born to Run 5 . The Beatles | The Beatles (White Album) 6 . Marvin Gaye | What's Going On ? 7 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 8 . Jacques B...
by nicolas
Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 107263

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Hi !

I will publish my ballott on the 30th. But here's my current list (at least the top 313)
by nicolas
Wed May 31, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll
Replies: 76
Views: 21680

Re: Songs and Albums of 2003 Poll

Albums 1. Fabulous Trobadors - Duels de tchatche et autres trucs du folklore toulousain 2. OutKast - Speakerboxxx / The Love Below 3. Sufjan Stevens - Michigan 4.The Coral - Magic and Medicine 5. Lucinda Williams - World Without Tears 6. Drive-By Truckers - Decoration Day 7. The White Stripes - Elep...
by nicolas
Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll
Replies: 101
Views: 27350

Re: Songs and Albums of 2001 Poll

Albums 1 . The Strokes | Is This It ? 2 . Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | No More Shall We Part 3 . Gillian Welch | Time (The Revelator) 4 . Lucinda Williams | Essence 5 . Dominique A | Auguri 6 . Daft Punk | Discovery 7 . Bob Dylan | Love & Theft 8 . Muse | Origin of Symmetry 9 . Ryan Adams | Gold 10 ...
by nicolas
Tue Feb 28, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll
Replies: 112
Views: 31885

Re: Songs and Albums of 2000 Poll

albums 1 . Johnny Cash | American III : Solitary Man 2 . Grandaddy | The Sophtware Slump 3 . Various Artists (Original Soundtrack) | O Brother, Where Art Thou ? 4 . OutKast | Stankonia 5 . Amon Tobin | Supermodified 6 . Elliott Smith | Figure 8 7 . Henri Salvador | Chambre avec vue 8 . Various Arti...
by nicolas
Wed Feb 08, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2016 Demographics Topic
Replies: 18
Views: 5024

Re: AMF 2016 Demographics Topic

Hi My name is ...Nicolas and I'm a46 year old teacher from Paris, France. Married, 2 kids (12 and 9 years old). I've been a forum member for almost 10 years now (july 2007) and as you probably know I've met and become friends in real life with a few AMers. My RYM pseudo is niclejeune I also sing and...
by nicolas
Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Another AMF meeting !
Replies: 42
Views: 8721

Re: Another AMF meeting !

Sorry for the baaaaaad overxposed photo but we were running out of time and Moonbeam had to catch his plane !
by nicolas
Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums of 2016 -- RESULTS
Replies: 87
Views: 31867

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums of 2016 -- RESULTS

Thanks for these results notbrianeno !
by nicolas
Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Another AMF meeting !
Replies: 42
Views: 8721

Re: Another AMF meeting !

:D :D :whistle: :D

I discovered a great song called "Julia" on the 1984 album thanks to Moonbeam !
by nicolas
Sun Feb 05, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Another AMF meeting !
Replies: 42
Views: 8721

Another AMF meeting !

Hi folks, Friday night I had the pleasure to meet one of the most faithful AM fans from Australia : Mooooonbeaaaaaaam !! He was in France for his job, invited by Montpellier University (in the south of the country), but he had time to drop by and meet us here in Paris before taking his plane back to...
by nicolas
Fri Feb 03, 2017 5:08 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43872

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

Take your time notbrianeno !
Compiling a poll this big is a tricky job and it takes time to check for double entries or missing data.
But it is very exciting ! !
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43872

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

Songs 1 . The Divine Comedy | Catherine The Great 2 . Weyes Blood | Do You Need My Love 3 . David Bowie | I Can't Give Everything Away 4 . The Avalanches | Frankie Sinatra 5 . The Divine Comedy | To The Rescue 6 . Naïssam Jalal & The Rhythms of Resistance | C4 : Hob Wa Harb 7 . The Divine Comedy | ...
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43872

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

Albums 1 . David Bowie | Blackstar 2 . Weyes Blood | Front Row Seat To Earth 3 . The Divine Comedy | Foreverland 4 . Naïssam Jalal & The Rhythms of Resistance | Almot Wala Almazala (a French/Syrian oriental jazz flute player) 5 . Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | Skeleton Tree 6 . A Tribe Called Quest | ...
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016: Voting thread
Replies: 16
Views: 3893

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016: Voting thread

I'll also send you alist, although uncomplete
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43872

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

Jirin wrote: Again must express surprise that nobody else on the forum took to Ghosts of Highway 20.
Just wait. :D
by nicolas
Tue Jan 31, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43872

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

notbrianeno wrote:12 hours remaining!
notbrianeno, what time does the poll close ? European ? American ? Australian ? I don't want to miss it. I still have a few adjustments to make to my lists.
by nicolas
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43872

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

Hi

My song list is still under construction, but here is the Spotify playlist
And my album list is still in process too

by nicolas
Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread
Replies: 124
Views: 43872

Re: AMF EOY Best Albums & Songs of 2016 -- List Thread

Thanks for hosting this long-awaited poll !

this is my undergoing list. I will post it in late january
by nicolas
Sun Dec 04, 2016 2:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016 - Nominations
Replies: 29
Views: 7143

Re: Best Moderately Acclaimed Album of 2016 - Nominations

The Divine Comedy - Foreverland
by nicolas
Sun Nov 06, 2016 6:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

50s albums last (and final) list 1 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 2 . Georges Brassens | n°4 (Je me suis fait tout petit) 3 . Georges Brassens | n°3 (Les Sabots d'Hélène) 4 . Boris Vian | Chansons possibles et impossibles 5 . Georges Brassens | n°5 (Oncle Archibald) 6 . Chet Baker...
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Great lists so far !So happy to some from the likes of Brad, Honorio, Miguel, Mindrocker and all the old regulars !! Happy to hear from you :greetings-waveyellow: :greetings-waveyellow: PS to Honorio and Miguel : I'm just back from Sevilla, what a great place (my favorite Spanish town so far). And 3...
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

And you're actually early since I extended the deadline to November 5th
So please, if you can, don't take my albums list, because I"m listening to Masterpieces by Ellington and it deserves its name !!
I might post another list before the 6th (but just one, sorry :( ) Thanks in advance !!!
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

.... and an edited album list with a few additions and corrections (2 albums in the previous list were,nt from the 50s). Hope you didn't add the first one. good luck and thanks for hosting this poll !!!! 1 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 2 . Georges Brassens | n°4 (Je me suis fait ...
by nicolas
Tue Nov 01, 2016 12:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

After the gong : my 50s songs list if you have time to include it :D 1 . Georges Brassens | Le Gorille 2 . Georges Brassens | La Marine 3 . Ray Charles | What'd I Say 4 . Boris Vian | Le Déserteur 5 . Georges Brassens | Je m'suis fait tout petit 6 . Henri Salvador | Dans mon île 7 . Chuck Berry | Jo...
by nicolas
Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Sorry but I won't have time for 50s songs. family and Halloween first. see you !!!
by nicolas
Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Here's my album lisy for the 50s 1 . Georges Brassens | n°1 (La Mauvaise réputation) 2 . Georges Brassens | n°4 (Je me suis fait tout petit) 3 . Georges Brassens | n°3 (Les Sabots d'Hélène) 4 . Boris Vian | Chansons possibles et impossibles 5 . Georges Brassens | n°5 (Oncle Archibald) 6 . Chet Baker...
by nicolas
Mon Oct 17, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread
Replies: 171
Views: 38151

Re: 1900-1959 Individual Lists Submissions Thread

Hi, I might have time to post a list or two before the 25th but in case I fail to, please add my old lists because they won't change much anyway. Thanks ! Looking forward to seeing the results !
by nicolas
Sat Oct 15, 2016 6:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature!
Replies: 35
Views: 9332

Re: Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature!

Very good decision. Now the Nobel Prize jury génération likes rock
by nicolas
Sat Oct 15, 2016 6:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: When will the next AM update be?
Replies: 62
Views: 15399

Re: When will the next AM update be?

Thanks Henrik for the update ! God it"s been a while since the last time I visited the site. BTW, thank you Nassim for your happy birthday but I just saw it today !!! Désolé !!!
by nicolas
Tue May 10, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread
Replies: 52
Views: 10115

Re: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread

Bruce Springsteen once talked about "the humor and gravity of country music" and that's what I love too in that kind of music
by nicolas
Thu May 05, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread
Replies: 52
Views: 10115

Re: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread

Great list Dan ! (as always).
by nicolas
Tue Apr 26, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tom Waits' all time top 20 albums
Replies: 17
Views: 3435

Re: To Waits' all time top 20 albums

Thanks Honorio, I didn't remember seeing that list before. I hope there are more lists by great artists. we should compile them too. Why not in this thread or in another (unless it's been done before)
by nicolas
Tue Apr 26, 2016 12:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tom Waits' all time top 20 albums
Replies: 17
Views: 3435

Tom Waits' all time top 20 albums

Can't help but sharing this. Here is the link 1 In the Wee Small Hours by Frank Sinatra 2 Solo Monk by Thelonious Monk 3 Trout Mask Replica by Captain Beefheart 4 Exile On Main Street by the Rolling Stones 5 The Sinking of the Titanic by Gavin Bryars 6 The Basement Tapes by Bob Dylan 7 Lounge Lizard...
by nicolas
Fri Apr 22, 2016 10:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Prince (1958-2016)
Replies: 95
Views: 22157

Re: R.I.P. Prince (1958-2016)

Sometimes it snows in April
by nicolas
Thu Apr 21, 2016 8:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900 - 1959 Poll
Replies: 49
Views: 6762

Re: 1900 - 1959 Poll

hi everybody ! Great thread ! I won't be able to participate in these polls the way I did a few years ago, because I'm waaaaaaay more busy than back then. But of course you can use my 1900-49 list, that hasn't changed much since. Maybe I'll post new lists, especially for the 50's , as I've been disc...
by nicolas
Thu Apr 21, 2016 7:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2016 Album List - An Experiment
Replies: 10
Views: 3015

Re: 2016 Album List - An Experiment

Great ! That will help me to pick albums to listen to
by nicolas
Thu Apr 21, 2016 7:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread
Replies: 52
Views: 10115

Re: 1900-1959 Poll Recommendation Thread

Hi I'm so glad this poll happens ! I'm an ultimate fan of early 20th century music ! Unfortunately I haven't much time (I'm part of the older AM pioneers with now a job a family and so few time...), so I'm giving you my 1900-1949 playlist I did last time. There's a lot of great music there. Enjoy ! ...
by nicolas
Mon Apr 18, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2016
Replies: 254
Views: 64402

Re: Albums of 2016

Hi, here is my top 10 so far
by nicolas
Sun Jan 31, 2016 10:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2015 EOY Poll Announcement
Replies: 78
Views: 16248

Re: 2015 EOY Poll Announcement

Albums Big hesitation between # 1 and 2. This list is pretty unsteady : my number one of one week ago is now #5, and my numbers one and two are albums I've just discovered but this is my list today 1. The Milk Carton Kids - Monterey 2. Kamasi Washington - The Epic 3. Ballake Sissoko & Vicent Segal ...
by nicolas
Sat Jan 30, 2016 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2015 EOY Poll Announcement
Replies: 78
Views: 16248

Re: 2015 EOY Poll Announcement

This is my list under construction
It will probably change until tomorrow night
by nicolas
Fri Jan 29, 2016 9:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2015 EOY Poll Announcement
Replies: 78
Views: 16248

Re: 2015 EOY Poll Announcement

This is my list in progress
by nicolas
Sat Jan 23, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 1960's
Replies: 51
Views: 9146

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 1960's

Ballot sent in ! :music-rockon:
by nicolas
Sat Jan 23, 2016 9:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: The Best Albums & Songs of the 1960's
Replies: 51
Views: 9146

Re: The Best Albums & Songs of the 1960's

Same for me. Count on my ballott whatever the deadline
by nicolas
Sun Jan 17, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: [Discussion] The Best Songs of the 1960s
Replies: 34
Views: 5233

Re: [Discussion] The Best Songs of the 1960s

Hi, and very sorry I missed this poll. I just realized that for the past 8 years, I've been submitting lists every month, covering almost twice the whole history of 20th century music !! But it's time for me to slow down a bit. I'll try to take part in the 1900-1960 poll because I love music from th...
by nicolas
Sun Jan 03, 2016 10:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules January - Submissions
Replies: 13
Views: 2869

Re: Random Rules January - Submissions

Milton Nascimento - Irmão de Fé
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades
Caribou - Can't Do Without You
Aerosmith - Dream On
John Prine - Hello In There
Drive-by Truckers - Checkout Time In Vegas
The Rolling Stones - Hang Fire
Outkast - Where Are My Panties ?
Daft Punk - Alive
Johnny Young - Stealin'
by nicolas
Tue Dec 22, 2015 1:52 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 2015 poll
Replies: 1
Views: 824

2015 poll

I wonder if a 2015 poll is planned. But unfortunately I can't host it. So much worl and family life that I can barely come here once in awhile. But I think that a 2015 poll would be a great help to pick albums from this year. See you (relatively) soon !! :D