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  • Bright Eyes - The People's Key

    4 Feb 2011, 8:21

    Bright Eyes - The People's Key
    FIREWALL = 4
    SHELL GAMES = 4,5
    JEJUNE STARS = 4
    APPROXIMATED SUNLIGHT = 3
    HAILE SELASSIE = 4
    A MACHINE SPIRITUAL (IN THE PEOPLE'S KEY) = 5
    TRIPLE SPIRAL = 3
    BEGINNER'S MIND = 5
    LADDER SONG = 5
    ONE FOR YOU, ONE FOR ME = 5

    BEST SONGS = One For You, One For Me + Ladder Song + A Machine Spiritual

    ALBUM OVERALL = 4,50

    2nd best album of 2011 after Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues but its close...
  • Arcade Fire (Album/song rank)

    9 Ago 2010, 21:08

    Arcade Fire - Funeral:
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    Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) 10/10
    Neighborhood #2 (Laika) 9/10
    Une Annee Sans Lumiere 9/10
    Neighborhood #3 (Power Out) 10/10
    Neighborhood #4 (7 Kettles) 9/10
    Crown of Love 9/10
    Wake Up 10/10
    Haiti 9/10
    Rebellion (Lies) 10/10
    In the Backseat 9/10

    Total for the album: 9,40*/10

    Arcade Fire - Neon Bible:
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    Black Mirror 8/10
    Keep the Car Running 10/10
    Neon Bible 10/10
    Intervention 9/10
    Black Wave/Bad Vibrations 8/10
    Ocean of Noise 9/10
    The Well and the Lighthouse 8/10
    (Antichrist Television Blues) 8/10
    Windowsill 8/10
    No Cars Go 9/10
    My Body Is a Cage 8/10

    Total for the album: 8,63*/10

    Arcade Fire - The Suburbs:
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    The Suburbs 10/10
    Ready to Start 9/10
    Modern Man 8/10
    Rococo 8/10
    Empty Room 6/10
    City With No Children 7/10
    Half Light I 6/10
    Half Light II (No Celebration) 7/10
    Suburban War 8/10
    Month of May 6/10
    Wasted Hours 8/10
    Deep Blue 8/10
    We Used to Wait 9/10
    Sprawl I (Flatland) 8/10
    Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) 10/10
    The Suburbs (Continued) 10/10

    Total for the album: 8*/10




    Arcade Fire
  • Pink Floyd - Top 10 albums / Best songs

    28 Jul 2010, 13:42

    Top 10 albums:
    -----------------------------------------------
    1. The Dark Side Of The Moon
    Best songs: Speak To Me/Breathe, On The Run, Time, The Great Gig In The Sky, Money, Us And Them, Any Colour You Like, Brain Damage/Eclipse

    2. The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn
    Best songs: Flaming, Matilda Mother, Lucifer Sam

    3. Wish You Were Here
    Best songs: Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Welcome To The Machine, Wish You Were Here, Have A Cigar

    4. The Division Bell
    Best songs: Coming Back To Life, Poles Apart, High Hopes, Lost For Words

    5. The Final Cut
    Best songs: Two Suns In The Sunset, The Final Cut, The Gunner's Dream

    6. The Wall
    Best songs: Comfortably Numb, Hey You, Goodbye Blue Sky, One Of My Turns, Nobody Home

    7. Animals
    Best songs: Dogs, Sheep, Pigs (Three Different Ones)

    8. Meddle
    Best songs: Echoes, Fearless, One Of These Days

    9. A Saucerful Of Secrets
    Best songs: Jugband Blues, Let There Be More Light, Corporal Clegg

    10. A Momentary Lapse Of Reason
    Best songs: On The Turning Away, Learning To Fly

    Other songs worth mentioning: Arnold Layne, See Emily Play, Summer '68, Julia Dream, Take Up Thy Stethoscope And Walk, Candy And A Currant Bun, Marooned, When The Tigers Broke Free, Apples And Oranges

    The Dark Side of the Moon
    The Piper at the Gates of Dawn
    Wish You Were Here
    The Division Bell
    The Final Cut
    The Wall
    Animals
    Meddle
    A Saucerful of Secrets
    A Momentary Lapse of Reason

    Speak to Me
    Breathe
    On the Run
    The Great Gig in the Sky
    Money
    Us and Them
    Any Colour You Like
    Brain Damage
    Eclipse
    Time
    Flaming
    Matilda Mother
    Lucifer Sam
    Shine on You Crazy Diamond
    Welcome to the Machine
    Wish You Were Here
    Have a Cigar
    Coming Back to Life
    Poles Apart
    Lost for Words
    High Hopes
    Two Suns in the Sunset
    The Final Cut
    The Gunner's Dream
    Comfortably Numb
    Hey You
    Goodbye Blue Sky
    One of My Turns
    Nobody Home
    Dogs
    Sheep
    Pigs (Three Different Ones)
    Echoes
    Fearless
    One of These Days
    Jugband Blues
    Let There Be More Light
    Corporal Clegg
    On the Turning Away
    Learning to Fly
    Arnold Layne
    See Emily Play
    Summer '68
    Julia Dream
    Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk
    Candy and a Currant Bun
    Marooned
    When the Tigers Broke Free
    Apples and Oranges

    Pink Floyd
  • 50

    18 Jul 2010, 16:43

    1. What's Your Favorite Song By 15? Rilo Kiley
    A Better Son/Daughter

    2. How Did You Get Into 20? Neil Young
    Through a friend.

    3. Who is your favorite member in 1? Bright Eyes
    Conor Oberst!

    4. What's your favorite lyric bit by 29? Lars Eriksson (Rejected Love)
    "I was sitting by myself alone, you know in my room I don't have a phone."

    5. Have you ever seen 22 live? Radiohead
    No :(

    6. What's your favorite album from 10? Amy Diamond
    Still Me Still Now

    7. Do you own any merchandise from 3? Pink Floyd
    Of course! 2 pictures/paintings and almost all of their CDs.

    8. What is a good memory you have of 7? Jens Lekman
    A concert with him in my hometown (Uppsala) 2007.

    9. Is there a member of the same age as you in 2? Kent
    No, they are all old fucks ;)

    10. When did you first get into 8? Håkan Hellström
    When he released his debut "Känn Ingen Sorg För Mig Göteborg" in 2000.

    11. Who likes 4 along with you? Bob Dylan
    A few million people? ModsKenta and MartinDock on here for example.

    12. Which song did you first hear from 16? The Smiths
    There Is A Light That Never Goes Out

    13. What song made you fall in love with 5? Beatles
    Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds or Strawberry Fields Forever.

    14. What song do you not like by 18? Oasis
    Can't think of a song that I don't like with them.

    15. Why do you like 14's songs? Arcade Fire
    I like their whole package (voices/lyrics/music/energy/emotions, you name it!)

    16. Where did you first hear 6? Elliott Smith
    At home on mp3...

    17. How long was 19 a band before you liked them? Timo Räisänen
    He's not a band but maybe a year or two.

    18. Does 13 have a song that gives you a bad memory? Ed Harcourt
    No

    19. When did you get into 17? Coldplay
    2005

    20. How long have you been into 9? Morrissey
    Since 2004

    21. If 11 had a concert 300 miles away, would you drive there to see them? The Killers
    Hell No.

    22. How many CDs do you own of 12? Laleh
    None, only at Spotify.

    23. Does 21 have a song that makes you cry? Markus Krunegård
    Nope.

    24. Does 23 have a song that makes you smile? Death Cab For Cutie
    Don't think so.

    25. Have you seen 41 live? Veronica Maggio
    No.

    26. What's the last song you've listened to from 28? Wilco
    I don't know.

    27. Is There a song by 32 that you've listened to more than 30 times? Amanda Jenssen
    Yes. ("Numb", "Amarula Tree" and "For The Sun")

    28. Any song by 50 that you've only listened to once? Broder Daniel
    Yup. ("Dump For Broken Dreams" & "Hardened Heart")

    29. Is there a song you are sick of hearing by 24? Bruce Springsteen
    Born In The U.S.A (heard it too many times) & Radio Nowhere (because it sucks)

    30. What song got you into 40? The Magnetic Fields
    The Luckiest Guy On The Lower East Side

    31. What is you favorite single by 25? Josh Rouse
    Streetlights

    32. If 49 hated you, what would you do? Pixies
    Nothing.

    33. What would you say if 42 or one of the members from 42 asked you out? Nirvana
    Let's go Dave.

    34. Would you care if 41 had a boyfriend/girlfriend? Veronica Maggio
    She does have a boyfriend and I don't really care about that.

    35. Who has the best voice in 46? Desaparecidos
    Conor Oberst!

    36. Do you think 26 is/are good looking? Conor Oberst
    Yes :)

    37. How many times have you listened to your favorite song by 36? The Velvet Underground
    87 times (Sunday Morning)

    38. How many CDs do you own of 30? The Cure
    None except the ones on Spotify.

    39. Is there a song from 38 that makes you mad? Julee Cruise.
    No way!

    40. Which member from 31 do you want to see go solo? Monsters Of Folk
    Mike Mogis :D Would be fun to hear him sing.

    41. What does your favourite song from 48 remind you of? Syd Barrett
    A party of clowns (Baby Lemonade)

    42. Did you hate 43 at first? Anna Ternheim
    No, it was love at first "sight".

    43. Does your best friend also listen to 33? M.Ward
    No.

    44. Do you think your parents would like 37? Moneybrother
    Sure.

    45. Does 47 have a song that makes you want to dance? Ted Gärdestad
    Maybe. (Champagnegatan)

    46. Have you ever seen 34 in person? Damien Rice
    Nope.

    47. Do you like 44's name? Regina Spektor
    I fucking love it/her man.

    48. Is there someone in 45 that you want to go out with? Simon & Garfunkel
    Of course, I fancy old men.

    49. Do you know anyone that hates 39? Donovan
    Don't think so, but on the other hand I don't think that so many people know who he is.

    50. Have you ever danced to a song from 35? Weeping Willows.
    Hardly.
  • Best Of Morrissey

    27 Oct 2008, 12:36

    1. Everyday Is Like Sunday (Viva Hate)
    2. Suedehead (Viva Hate)
    3. Jack The Ripper (My Early Burglary Years)
    4. The Last Of The Famous International Playboys (Bona Drag)
    5. Hairdresser On Fire (Bona Drag)
    6. Life Is A Pigsty (Ringleader Of The Tormentors)
    7. Why Don't You Find Out For Yourself (Vauxhall And I)
    8. First Of The Gang To Die (You Are The Quarry)
    9. I Have Forgiven Jesus (You Are The Quarry)
    10. Interesting Drug (Bona Drag)

    This is what I think right now, but this could easily change as time goes by.
  • Ny lista med KENT!

    19 Nov 2007, 16:53

    Här kommer en mer aktuell lista med KENT: (15 bästa låtarna)

    1. Mannen I Den Vita Hatten (16 År Senare)
    2. 747
    3. När Det Blåser På Månen
    4. Stoppa Mig Juni (Lilla Ego)
    5. Om Du Var Här
    6. Dom Andra
    7. Dom Som Försvann
    8. Sundance Kid
    9. Socker
    10. En Himmelsk Drog
    11. Max 500
    12. Blåjeans
    13. Columbus
    14. Vid Din Sida
    15. 400 Slag

    Ettan är jag helt säker på... tvåan likaså... inbördes ordning mellan resterande låtar känns oerhört svårt men jag har gjort ett försök i alla fall...
  • Best 100 songs of Bright Eyes

    3 May 2007, 20:38

    I took my time and managed to create my toplist of the 100 best songs of Bright Eyes..

    I rated the songs from 1-10 where 10 is the best score of course.. the first six songs are tens in my opinion.. then the score goes down with one point for each line.. song 7-21 is nines and so on..

    I also got a score for the albums doing this but more about that in another journal..

    Here we go...

    1. No Lies, Just Love (Oh Holy Fools)
    2. Haligh, Haligh, A Lie, Haligh (Fevers And Mirrors)
    3. Arc of Time (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    4. Poison Oak (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    5. I Believe in Symmetry (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    6. Let's Not Shit Ourselves (To Love and to Be Loved) (Lifted)
    -------------------------------------------------------
    7. Going For The Gold (Oh Holy Fools)
    8. Hit The Switch (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    9. A Perfect Sonnet (Every Day And Every Night)
    10. Don't Know When But A Day Is Gonna Come (Lifted)
    11. Arinette (Fevers And Mirrors)
    12. Padraic My Prince (Letting Of The Happiness)
    13. Bowl Of Oranges (Lifted)
    14. Sunrise, Sunset (Fevers And Mirrors)
    15. Lover I Don't Have To Love (Lifted)
    16. The Trees Get Wheeled Away (Noise Floor)
    17. Method Acting (Lifted)
    18. From A Balance Beam (Lifted)
    19. Easy/Lucky/Free (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    20. Lime Tree (Cassadaga)
    21. Napoleon's Hat (?)
    -----------------------------------------------------
    22. Smoke Without Fire (Four Winds EP)
    23. Calendar Hung Itself (Fevers And Mirrors)
    24. Nothing Gets Crossed Out (Lifted)
    25. Cartoon Blues (Four Winds EP)
    26. Laura Laurent (Lifted)
    27. Devil In The Details (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    28. Gold Mine Gutted (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    29. Drunk Kid Catholic (Noise Floor)
    30. The Center Of The World (Fevers And Mirrors)
    31. Four Winds (Cassadaga)
    32. False Advertising (Lifted)
    33. Hungry For A Holiday (Noise Floor)
    34. At The Bottom Of Everything (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    35. Something Vague (Fevers And Mirrors)
    36. Another Travelling Song (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    37. The Feel Good Revolution (A Collection Of Songs)
    38. Old Soul Song (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    39. Endless Entertainment (?)
    40. Reinvent The Wheel (Four Winds EP)
    41. An Attempt To Tip The Scales (Fevers And Mirrors)
    42. Lua (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    43. Soon You'll Be Leaving Your Man (Noise Floor)
    44. Take It Easy (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    --------------------------------------------------------
    45. First Day Of My Life (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    46. Black Comedy (One Jug Of Wine Two Vessels)
    47. We Are Nowhere And It's Now (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    48. If The Brakeman Turns My Way (Cassadaga)
    49. I Won't Ever Be Happy Again (Don't Be Frightened Of Turning The Page)
    50. On My Way To Work (Every Day And Every Night)
    51. A Line Allows Progress, A Circle Does Not (Every Day And Every Night)
    52. It's Cool, We Can Still Be Friends (?)
    53. The Movement Of A Hand (Fevers And Mirrors)
    54. Southern State (Motion Sickness)
    55. Spent On Rainy Days (Noise Floor)
    56. Soul Singer In A Session Band (Cassadaga)
    57. Make A Plan To Love Me (Cassadaga)
    58. Cleanse Song (Cassadaga)
    59. Coat Check Dream Song (Cassadaga)
    60. Middleman (Cassadaga)
    61. A Spindle, A Darkness, A Fever (Fevers And Mirrors)
    62. Contrast And Compare (Letting Off The Happiness)
    63. I Woke Up With This Song In My Head This Morning (Lua EP)
    64. Devil Town (Noise Floor)
    65. A Song To Pass The Time (Fevers And Mirrors)
    66. The Big Picture (Lifted)
    67. Make War (Lifted)
    68. Loose Leaves (There Is No Beginning To The Story EP)
    69. Blue Angels Airshow (Noise Floor)
    70. A Scale, A Mirror, And Those Indiffirent Clocks (Fevers And Mirrors)
    71. Kathy With A K's Song (Oh Holy Fools)
    72. Landlocked Blues (I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning)
    73. No One Would Riot For Less (Cassadaga)
    74. I Must Belong Somewhere (Cassadaga)
    75. The Difference In The Shades (Letting Of The Happiness)
    76. Down A Rabbit Hole (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    --------------------------------------------------------
    77. When The President Talks To God
    78. Waste Of Paint (Lifted)
    79. I Will Be Grateful For This Day (Noise Floor)
    80. Feb. 15th (A Collection Of Songs)
    81. Feeling It (Noise Floor)
    82. Time Code (Digital Ash In A Digital Urn)
    83. I've Been Eating For You (?)
    84. Silver Bells (A Christmas Album)
    85. Pull My Hair (Letting Of The Happiness)
    86. Motion Sickness (Noise Floor)
    87. A New Arrangement (Every Day And Every Night)
    88. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (A Christmas Album)
    89. Clairaudients (Cassadaga)
    90. Messenger Bird's Song (There Is No Beginning To The Story EP)
    91. Go Find Yourself A Dry Place (Noise Floor)
    92. Hot Knives (Cassadaga)
    93. Entry Way Song (Noise Floor)
    94. Little Drummer Boy (A Christmas Album)
    95. Bad Blood (Noise Floor)
    96. Classic Cars (Cassadaga)
    97. Amy In The White Coat (Noise Floor)
    98. Arc Of Contrition (Noise Floor)
    99. Lila (A Collection Of Songs)
    100. Stray Dog Freedom (Four Winds EP)
  • Extensive musical taste meter

    3 May 2007, 11:48

    http://keef.co.nr/?page=lastfm_test1

    How does this work?
    The script lists the users top 20 overall artists and lists the 8 most similar artists to each one, then delete's any repeated artists.

    The idea is to see how varied your taste is, a score of 9 is extremely unvaried while 160 represents an extremely varied one.

    My score: 84

    1: Bright Eyes
    2: Death Cab for Cutie
    3: The Postal Service
    4: The Shins
    5: Elliott Smith
    6: The Decemberists
    7: Modest Mouse
    8: Sufjan Stevens
    9: The Arcade Fire
    10: Iron & Wine
    11: Belle and Sebastian
    12: Neutral Milk Hotel
    13: Bob Dylan
    14: The Beatles
    15: The Rolling Stones
    16: The Velvet Underground
    17: Neil Young
    18: David Bowie
    19: Johnny Cash
    20: Simon & Garfunkel
    21: Radiohead
    22: Ed Harcourt
    23: Josh Rouse
    24: The Magic Numbers
    25: Ryan Adams
    26: Antony and the Johnsons
    27: Hakan Hellstrom
    28: Badly Drawn Boy
    29: Anna Ternheim
    30: The Killers
    31: Coldplay
    32: Franz Ferdinand
    33: Snow Patrol
    34: Bloc Party
    35: The Strokes
    36: Oasis
    37: Muse
    38: Broken Social Scene
    39: Interpol
    40: Moneybrother
    41: Marit Bergman
    42: Lars Winnerback
    43: Timo Raisanen
    44: Laleh
    45: Kent
    46: Broder Daniel
    47: Vapnet
    48: The Tough Alliance
    49: Hello Saferide
    50: The Smiths
    51: Morrissey
    52: The Cure
    53: Joy Division
    54: Pixies
    55: New Order
    56: Pulp
    57: The Ark
    58: Red Hot Chili Peppers
    59: U2
    60: Foo Fighters
    61: Blur
    62: Bruce Springsteen
    63: R.E.M.
    64: Elton John
    65: Mika
    66: I Monster
    67: The Feeling
    68: Scissor Sisters
    69: The Fratellis
    70: Lily Allen
    71: Just Jack
    72: Razorlight
    73: James Morrison
    74: Rilo Kiley
    75: Jenny Lewis with The Watson Twins
    76: Tegan and Sara
    77: Bjorn Rosenstrom
    78: Teddybears STHLM
    79: Melody Club
    80: Caesars Palace
    81: Robyn
    82: Bloodhound Gang
    83: Depeche Mode
    84: The Smashing Pumpkins