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by madzong
Wed Mar 27, 2019 3:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1
Replies: 35
Views: 16967

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2019 - Round 1.1

1. David Bowie - Young Americans (This was a tough pick as Tidal is awesome but for me, Bowie trumps almost everything)
2. Tom Waits - Heart Attack And Vine
3. Margaret Glaspy - Emotions And Math
4. Pauline Oliveros - Deep Listening
by madzong
Wed Mar 27, 2019 2:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 15522

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

GROUP NU David Bowie | Dead Man Walking Another Sunny Day | I'm In Love With A Girl Who Doesn't Know I Exist WITCH | Chifundo Steve Perry | Strung Out GROUP XI The Field Mice | Emma's House The J.B.'s | The Grunt Rufus Wainwright | Chelsea Hotel #2 The Exponents | Why Does Love Do This To Me? Props...
by madzong
Wed Mar 27, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 15522

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

GROUP NU David Bowie | Dead Man Walking Another Sunny Day | I'm In Love With A Girl Who Doesn't Know I Exist WITCH | Chifundo Steve Perry | Strung Out GROUP XI The Field Mice | Emma's House The J.B.'s | The Grunt Rufus Wainwright | Chelsea Hotel #2 The Exponents | Why Does Love Do This To Me? Props...
by madzong
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06
Replies: 20
Views: 8857

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06

And thanks also Spiritualized for all your hard work!
by madzong
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06
Replies: 20
Views: 8857

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.06

Good on you TheLastEnemy! You're doing well!
by madzong
Sun Mar 24, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 335
Views: 279223

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

Radio Hauraki's The Great New Zealander's Waitangi Day Countdown: The Top 99 New Zealand Songs (2019) 1. Home Again - Shihad 2. Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No! 3. Electric Dream - Shapeshifter 4. Calling On - Weta 5. Wandering Eye - Fat Freddy's Drop 6. Buffalo - The Phoenix Foundation 7. Be Mine Tonight - Th...
by madzong
Sun Mar 24, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Radio Hauraki's The Great New Zealander's Waitangi Day Countdown: Top 99 New Zealand Songs (2019)
Replies: 1
Views: 4768

Radio Hauraki's The Great New Zealander's Waitangi Day Countdown: Top 99 New Zealand Songs (2019)

https://open.spotify.com/user/radiohauraki/playlist/7ho8XZG9XlUMvBAC7ADIi1?si=AvIPtQbkRyi5DzYsEf6MVg 1. Home Again - Shihad 2. Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No! - The Mint Chicks 3. Electric Dream - Shapeshifter 4. Calling On - Weta 5. Wandering Eye - Fat Freddy's Drop 6. Buffalo - The Phoenix Foundation 7. Be ...
by madzong
Wed Mar 20, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 15522

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

DaveC wrote:Strange to think of Why Does Love Do This To Me? as unacclaimed.
I know right?

Gotta find some more lists that include this song:)
by madzong
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 246
Views: 168870

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. B.F.O.D.A.A.S. - Mall Grab: 7/10 65. Crazy, Crazy, Crazy - The "5" Royales: 2/10 66. Six Teens - Sweet: 8/10 67. Flobots - Handlebars: 6/10 70. Iron Maiden - Paschendale 7/10 77. Adam & The Ants - Stand And Delliver: 9/10 78. Eric B. & Rakim - My Melody: 7/10 79. 80. 81. The ...
by madzong
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7
Replies: 36
Views: 15522

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 7

GROUP NU
David Bowie | Dead Man Walking
Steve Perry | Strung Out
Another Sunny Day | I'm In Love With A Girl Who Doesn't Know I Exist
WITCH | Chifundo

GROUP XI
The Exponents | Why Does Love Do This To Me?
The Field Mice | Emma's House
The J.B.'s | The Grunt
Rufus Wainwright | Chelsea Hotel #2
by madzong
Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6
Replies: 39
Views: 13840

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 6

GROUP LAMBDA 1. Jack Drag | We Could've Been Big 3. Sleeper Agent | That's My Baby 4. Tom Milsom | Cable Rat King 8=. Jenny Wilson | Pyramids (Rose Out of Our Pain) GROUP MU 2. The Front Lawn | Andy 5. Marijata | I Walk Alone 6. Mørland and Debrah Scarlett | A Monster Like Me 8=. Chaweewan Dumnern |...
by madzong
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 42
Replies: 7
Views: 3606

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 42

Th' Dudes - Be Mine Tonight
by madzong
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 42
Replies: 7
Views: 3606

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 42

Safetycat wrote:
StevieFan13 wrote:Dragon - Rain
Seconded!!!
Thirded!
by madzong
Sat Mar 09, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 246
Views: 168870

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

59.
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64. B.F.O.D.A.A.S. - Mall Grab: 7/10
65. Crazy, Crazy, Crazy - The "5" Royales: 2/10
66. Six Teens - Sweet: 8/10
67. Flobots - Handlebars: 6/10
68. The Format - She Doesn't Get It /10
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 246
Views: 168870

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

The Replacements – Hold My Life: 5 The Replacements are one of those bands I really want to try more of, but this song isn't the most inviting to really give it a go. Just nothing special to my ears. The Replacements are one of my top 100 bands. Have a listen to these: https://www.youtube.com/watch...
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 246
Views: 168870

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Sweet - Six Teens: 8/10
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 246
Views: 168870

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

66. Sweet – The Six Teens I didn't know this band, let alone the song, and I liked it. A rather nice mix of Bowie and Queen. 7/10 That's surprising, they had several big hits, and predated Queen by a few years. They had hits like Ballroom Blitz (which has been covered a lot) and Fox On The Run (whi...
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 246
Views: 168870

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

66. Sweet – The Six Teens I didn't know this band, let alone the song, and I liked it. A rather nice mix of Bowie and Queen. 7/10 That's surprising, they had several big hits, and predated Queen by a few years. They had hits like Ballroom Blitz (which has been covered a lot) and Fox On The Run (whi...
by madzong
Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - March 2019
Replies: 246
Views: 168870

Re: Biggest Fan - March 2019

Mall Grab – B.F.O.D.A.A.S.: 7/10
by madzong
Thu Mar 07, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5
Replies: 38
Views: 14286

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 5

GROUP IOTA 3. Thrice | Image of the Invisible 6. Game Theory | Like a Girl Jesus 7. Youssou N’Dour | Leaving (Dem) 8. Jaga Jazzist | Tocatta GROUP KAPPA 1. AURORA | Running with the Wolves 2. Bon Jovi | Only Lonely 4. Fishmans | Walking in the Rhythm 5. Nightpool Neon | Perfume From Now On Wow - I f...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll
Replies: 27
Views: 12501

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll

And don't forget these other two New Zealand classics from 1981:

Split Enz - History Never Repeats
The Swingers - Counting The Beat
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll
Replies: 27
Views: 12501

Re: Recommendation Thread: 1981 Poll

Two of my favourite songs from 1981 are from a New Zealand band named Blam Blam Blam. The first song is "Don't Fight It Marsha, It's Bigger Than The Both Of Us" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eYKU-ClgHnc And the other song is "There is No Depression in New Zealand" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'
Replies: 2
Views: 2938

Re: Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'

StevieFan13 wrote:
You might like this album Stevie
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 83622

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Albums: 1. Split Enz - Waiata 2. X - Wild Gift 3. The Rolling Stones - Tattoo You 4. Journey - Escape 5. Mission Of Burma - Calls, Signals And Marches EP 6. Human League - Dare! 7. Duran Duran - Duran Duran 8. Pretenders - Pretenders II 9. The Psychedelic Furs - Talk Talk Talk 10. Echo And The Bunny...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 4:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll
Replies: 179
Views: 83622

Re: Albums and Songs of 1981 Poll

Songs: 1. Split Enz - History Never Repeats 2. Queen & David Bowie - Under Pressure 3. The Cure - Charlotte Sometimes 4. The Swingers - Counting The Beat 5. Human League - Don't You Want Me 6. Mission Of Burma - That's When I Reach For My Revolver 7. Joan Jett And The Blackhearts - I Love Rock And R...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:19 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'
Replies: 2
Views: 2938

Best New Discovery: Fazerdaze - 'Morningside'

https://m.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZqsyBiYZFQ2_M3JhVN5zBV_YuECvI-qa I love 'Dreampop' and I stumbled across this band as recommended for me on YouTube. On closer examination, I found out it was a NZ band that had been in the run for NZ album of the year back in 2017 (it was nominated but didn't ...
by madzong
Sat Mar 02, 2019 2:30 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 308
Views: 200789

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

Best new discoveries:

Rooney & The Heavy
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?
Replies: 6
Views: 5686

Re: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?

Substance (Joy Division) tracklist 6 | She's Lost Control - from Unknown Pleasures Hi Pierre, I'm pretty sure the version on Substance is not the same as the 'album' version. In my opinion the Substance version is better and more robotic sounding. Substance is a great album btw :) Yes, it appears y...
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll
Replies: 187
Views: 83582

Re: Albums and Songs of 1980 Poll

Hi Moonbeam, Can I add these songs in this order to my original list? I wasn't sure where I got up to with numbering as some of the songs in my original list were from 1979 David Bowie - Fashion Talking Heads - Born Under Punches The Jam - Going Underground The Jam - Start Pretenders - Talk Of The T...
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 308
Views: 200789

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#31. Girls In Hawaii - Catwalk 5/10 #32. Jenny Lewis - Acid Tongue 3/10 #33. Riot - You Burn For Me 6/20 #34. Fergie - Glamorous - 2/10 #35. Avenged Sevenfold - Fiction 3/10 #36. Labi Siffre - Something Inside (So Strong) 3/10 #37. Queen - All Dead, All Dead 7/10 #38. Los Saicos - Demolicion 6/10 #3...
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4
Replies: 33
Views: 14548

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 4

GROUP ETA
Chris Bell | You and Your Sister
Eurythmics | Julia
Latin Rascals | Arabian Nights
Andrés Calamaro | El cantante

GROUP THETA
Donovan | Get Thy Bearings
Nadine Shah | Fool
T Power v MK Ultra | Mutant Jazz
Café Tacvba | Ojalá que llueva café
by madzong
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?
Replies: 6
Views: 5686

Re: Should Joy Division and New Order's "Substance" albums really be considered compilations?

Pierre wrote:
Substance (Joy Division) tracklist

6 | She's Lost Control - from Unknown Pleasures
Hi Pierre, I'm pretty sure the version on Substance is not the same as the 'album' version. In my opinion the Substance version is better and more robotic sounding. Substance is a great album btw :)
by madzong
Wed Feb 27, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 83273

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs

Hymie wrote:Live In Phoenix - carlos74 - jamieW - Miguel -

You guys are in.
Did you get mine in as well?
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.04
Replies: 7
Views: 6339

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.04

Bene - 'Soaked'
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 83273

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs

1. Sympathy For The Devil 2. Jumping Jack Flash 3. Miss You 4. Tumbling Dice 5. Anyone Seen My Baby? 6. Laugh, I Nearly Died 7. You Got Me Rocking 8. Little T & A 9. Honky Tonk Woman 10. Brown Sugar 11. Wild Horses 12. She's A Rainbow 13. Start Me Up 14. Paint It, Black 15. 2000 Light Years From Hom...
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 41
Replies: 12
Views: 7314

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 41

Elton John - Tiny Dancer
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 308
Views: 200789

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#31. Girls In Hawaii - Catwalk 5/10 #32. Jenny Lewis - Acid Tongue 3/10 #33. #34. #35. Avenged Sevenfold - Fiction 3/10 #36. #37. #38. #39. KT Tunstall - Suddenly I See 4/10 Catchy, upbeat pop - but I just don't 'see' it - suddenly or otherwise. #40. #41. #42. #43. #44. #45. #46. Guns N' Roses - Pro...
by madzong
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:39 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 41
Replies: 12
Views: 7314

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 41

StevieFan13 wrote:M.I.A. - Paper Planes
Seconded!
by madzong
Mon Feb 25, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?
Replies: 30
Views: 26900

Re: Favorite Album Artwork this Decade?

https://cdn.pastemagazine.com/www/system/images/photo_albums/best-album-covers-of-2010/large/photo_8628_0-4.jpg?1384968217 Devo - Something For Everyone https://cdn.pastemagazine.com/www/system/images/photo_albums/best-album-covers-of-2010/large/photo_8628_0-6.jpg?1384968217 MGMT - Congratulations
by madzong
Sat Feb 23, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF WC Classics Edition 40
Replies: 14
Views: 8006

Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 40

DaveC wrote:The Sugarcubes - Birthday
Seconded
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!
Replies: 56
Views: 35447

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 10 (2019) - The Draw!

I looked at the bracket and Crowded House - Crowded House and Lorde - Heroine is missing in the above list of alphabetical albums
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 20451

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

Hi Bang Jan, This is my revised ranking: GROUP EPSILON Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix) Joydrop | Beautiful Alanis Morissette | The Couch Aldous Harding | Elation GROUP ZETA Little River Band | It's A Long Way There Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue The Cookies | I Never Dreamed Aa...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 308
Views: 200789

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#31. Girls In Hawaii - Catwalk 5/10 #32. Jenny Lewis - Acid Tongue 3/10 #39. KT Tunstall - Suddenly I See 4/10 Catchy, upbeat pop - but I just don't 'see' it - suddenly or otherwise. #46. Guns N' Roses - Prostitute 6/10 Never listened to any song off Chinese Democracy all the way through. Not as bad...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 20451

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP EPSILON Aldous Harding | Elation Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix) Joydrop | Beautiful Alanis Morissette | The Couch GROUP ZETA The Cookies | I Never Dreamed Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue Aaliyah | Miss You Little River Band | It's A Long Way There Sorry Bang Jan, I made ...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)
Replies: 24
Views: 18406

Re: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)

Now that there are just 2 Monkees left, a new hybrid band has been formed, the Beatkees. Paul - Bass Mike - Guitar Mickey - Vocals Ringo - drums Haha! That would be awesome to see! They could also be the Monkles. Hey, hey we're the 'Monkles' Paul would never agree to being the Monkles. I'm sure Rin...
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)
Replies: 24
Views: 18406

Re: Survivors of the 60s (a morbid thread)

Hymie wrote:
Live in Phoenix wrote:Peter Tork, The Monkees, 77
Now that there are just 2 Monkees left, a new hybrid band has been formed, the Beatkees.

Paul - Bass
Mike - Guitar
Mickey - Vocals
Ringo - drums
Haha! That would be awesome to see! They could also be the Monkles.

Hey, hey we're the 'Monkles'
by madzong
Fri Feb 22, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03
Replies: 10
Views: 7008

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 19.03

The_Claw wrote:Foals - Exits
Seconded
by madzong
Thu Feb 21, 2019 3:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 308
Views: 200789

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#48. Nick Drake - Saturday Sun 7/10

I'm not really a fan of 'folk music' and Nick Drake's stuff generally but I didn't mind this track.

#49. Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream 9/10
#50. Britney Spears - Everytime 2/10
by madzong
Thu Feb 21, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - February 2019
Replies: 308
Views: 200789

Re: Biggest Fan - February 2019

#50. Britney Spears - Everytime 2/10
by madzong
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3
Replies: 47
Views: 20451

Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 3

GROUP EPSILON
Monkey Mafia | Work Mi Body (Chicken Scratch Remix)
Joydrop | Beautiful
Alanis Morissette | The Couch
Aldous Harding | Elation

GROUP ZETA
Little River Band | It's A Long Way There
Rodriguez | Hate Street Dialogue
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed
Aaliyah | Miss You