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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #315 on: May 27, 2019, 12:03:18 PM »
Awesome... if there are no objections I think I'll have mine ready to go by next weekend.
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #316 on: May 27, 2019, 12:24:21 PM »
There's no way I could do a Top 50 but I can do a Top 20!
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #317 on: May 27, 2019, 02:22:03 PM »
There's no way I could do a Top 50 but I can do a Top 20!

Clearly, you need to do another roulette.    :D
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #318 on: May 27, 2019, 03:03:45 PM »
There's no way I could do a Top 50 but I can do a Top 20!

Just get on with it, man. It's 50. Do it!
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #319 on: May 27, 2019, 06:18:16 PM »
I've been spending an hour or so wracking my brain over my list. Can't wait to share. Big lack of prog, should be an interesting thread  :lol
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #320 on: May 30, 2019, 03:31:46 PM »
Yknow? What the hell, I'm gonna do one of these soon.
Probably will do it in such a way that I don't have to repeat any albums from my first list so it might be like a top 70-75 where 20-25 are repeats where I just link to my original posts but whatever corn corn

It's been 4 years, I've gotten at least 400 more slbums since then, so

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« Reply #321 on: May 30, 2019, 03:34:15 PM »
Yknow? What the hell, I'm gonna do one of these soon.
Probably will do it in such a way that I don't have to repeat any albums from my first list so it might be like a top 70-75 where 20-25 are repeats where I just link to my original posts but whatever corn corn

It's been 4 years, I've gotten at least 400 more slbums since then, so

Oh man. Ours probably couldn't possibly be any more different so having both together will be quite a show  :lol yours will likely have FAR deeper cuts than mine, too.
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« Reply #322 on: May 30, 2019, 03:46:51 PM »
My #1 is going to be the apologist, just a heads up, I've said this enough times that I doubt it's a secret anymore

2 through whatever else remain a mystery though

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« Reply #323 on: May 30, 2019, 03:50:21 PM »
Do you factor in personal impact, or just how 'cool' the music sounds? For me it's a mixture of both. I've been having real difficulty figuring out 11-50 ranks just because every album has a different emotional 'weight' to them for lack of a better term, because of when I got into it and what was happening in my life etc., but then I have to figure out where it ranks because maybe not every song is a winner in my book. It's really hard.
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« Reply #324 on: May 30, 2019, 04:31:46 PM »
Personal impact & history absolutely matters because my musical moods are super fickle

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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #325 on: May 30, 2019, 06:05:16 PM »
Do you factor in personal impact, or just how 'cool' the music sounds? For me it's a mixture of both. I've been having real difficulty figuring out 11-50 ranks just because every album has a different emotional 'weight' to them for lack of a better term, because of when I got into it and what was happening in my life etc., but then I have to figure out where it ranks because maybe not every song is a winner in my book. It's really hard.

You cab take 50 albums with you to a desert isle. Which ones are you taking? You can only listen to 50 albums for the rest of your life. Which ones are they?
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« Reply #326 on: May 30, 2019, 06:07:33 PM »
50 copies of Leprous' Malina :neverusethis:

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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #327 on: May 30, 2019, 06:59:48 PM »
50 copies of Toto IV, obviously.

Seriously though, that's a good way to boil it down, thanks TAC. I've got roughly 75 albums here right now after some revisions, and I need to chop 25 off. Decisions!
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #328 on: May 30, 2019, 07:10:04 PM »
When I did mine, My first cut down was about 80-85 albums. I think I ended up having 60 in my Top 50.
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« Reply #329 on: May 30, 2019, 07:13:24 PM »
50 copies of Toto IV, obviously.

Seriously though, that's a good way to boil it down, thanks TAC. I've got roughly 75 albums here right now after some revisions, and I need to chop 25 off. Decisions!

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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #330 on: May 30, 2019, 10:02:59 PM »
50 copies of Toto IV, obviously.

Seriously though, that's a good way to boil it down, thanks TAC. I've got roughly 75 albums here right now after some revisions, and I need to chop 25 off. Decisions!

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« Reply #331 on: May 31, 2019, 10:07:55 AM »
Been thinking I'd like to redo my unfinished list one of these days. Especially since it's changed enough to warrant it.  I skimmed through it and found that only a handful would still make the cut.  :lol
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #332 on: June 01, 2019, 08:28:05 AM »
EDIT: Thread is up, hope that's okay since it seems like the coast is clear :)
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Re: DTF Top 50 Albums Tracker Thread v2 - Now With Composite Rankings!
« Reply #333 on: June 03, 2019, 10:15:01 PM »
You cab take 50 albums with you to a desert isle. Which ones are you taking? You can only listen to 50 albums for the rest of your life. Which ones are they?

That's where I would struggle with my list. If I do an "All-Time" Top 50, Zeppelin 4 is in the top 10, I played it as much as any album for a 5 year stretch. But that was 20+ years ago. I have little desire to listen to it these days. I'd never take it with me to a desert island.
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« Reply #334 on: June 04, 2019, 02:08:21 AM »
I'd like to put myself on the waiting list for this (as far as there even is any), as in.. I would like to renew my original top 50 that I did like 4 years ago, but I will need some time (a couple months??) to compile everything and make some write-ups in advance. The list has changed a lot since my first one so I need to renew!!!
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« Reply #335 on: June 04, 2019, 08:37:07 AM »
i mean, the waiting list was last edited in june 2016 and there isn't really a queue so

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« Reply #336 on: September 25, 2019, 12:38:57 PM »
I've had the idea in my mind for a while to do a Top 50 list ... of the best songs I received in my roulette's.  Well, it evolved to a top 150.  Seeing as there isn't much activity going on in this area, I'm gonna bless myself to go ahead and do this shortly.  The first 100 or so won't have much (if any) writeup to them - just the song/band/album, who sent it to me, and when.

33 DTF'rs have contributed to this list, so there just might be a little something for everyone.

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« Reply #337 on: September 25, 2019, 12:40:42 PM »
I bet I have 0 on that list, yeah?
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« Reply #338 on: September 25, 2019, 12:46:01 PM »
I bet I have 0 on that list, yeah?

How much you want to bet?
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« Reply #339 on: September 25, 2019, 02:04:05 PM »
I bet I have 0 on that list, yeah?

How much you want to bet?

Given my lack of self confidence I can't even commit to a bet on this  :lol
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« Reply #340 on: September 25, 2019, 02:11:20 PM »
Well then ... you'll just have to follow along.   :biggrin:
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« Reply #341 on: September 25, 2019, 02:23:43 PM »
I'd follow that. that's a great idea.
would have thought the same thing but seeing the OP was TAC i immediately thought Maiden or DT related
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« Reply #342 on: September 25, 2019, 02:26:56 PM »
I should be able to fire it up on (or before) the weekend.
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« Reply #343 on: September 25, 2019, 06:39:12 PM »
I bet I have 0 on that list, yeah?
No, no, that would be me.....the guy who sent Cassandra Gemini to Chad in his last roulette  :lolpalm:
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« Reply #344 on: September 25, 2019, 10:05:38 PM »
I should have like two or three maybe, I did pretty good last time. Definitely interested in this.