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Animal
80
Jan 20

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MusicN -
40
The fuck is this

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MusicN -
70
After one listen this might be my favourite Biffy release since I first got into the band, with their excellent 2013 double album Opposites.
MusicN -
70
It's VU, what more can you want?

Personal favourite for me is probably Fontaines D.C's. The Black Angel’s Death Song. Other highlights for me include Michael Stipe's Sunday Morning and Andrew Bird & Lucius' Venus In Furs.
Least favourite is definitely Courtney Barnett's I’ll Be Your Mirror; I normally love her voice but it sounds lazy and not in a good way. Also, jury is still out for how I feel about St Vincent's Laurie Anderson inspired vocal effects on the somewhat eerie ... read more
MusicN -
93
Why did nobody tell me that I Want You was such a heavy masterpiece?
MusicN -
80
Okay, so I'd only given this one listen through before rating this but...good goddamn is this AMAZING. Don't sleep on this, folks. And make sure to play it loud!!!
MusicN -
80
A somewhat nostalgic ramble.

The past few months have been the strangest time for me for listening to music, as I feel like a veteran music nerd!
For 5 years now I've had my quest to listen to "all the best music ever" after discovering Spotify and "best of" lists. I'm pleased to say that I've listened to a large amount of the classics and love many of them.

Almost every time I use the "On This Day" feature of this site and look back 5 years, I can often ... read more

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Jan 18, 2022
I like plants too, thnks for following :)
Jan 10, 2022
Thanks for the suggestions! I'll check them out eventually, I'm knee deep in Arcade Fire and The Strokes at the moment.
Jan 8, 2022
Thanks for following me!
Nov 3, 2021
Thanks for contributing, just posted the list, here’s the list if u wanna check it out :)

https://www.albumoftheyear.org/user/milosummers/list/56871/aotys-favourite-00s-albums/
Oct 28, 2021
Hi to both music and plants! Lmao💀 Just noticed no one has done an AOTY’s favourite 00s album community list yet so I’m jumping in this opportunity. If u wanna contribute, shout me your top 10 albums of the 00s (please specify if unranked), I’ll let you know when the list is posted :)
Sep 15, 2021
Thanks for contributing, the list is already up, heres the link if u wanna have a look :))

https://www.albumoftheyear.org/user/milosummers/list/53351/aotys-albums-that-changed-their-music-taste/
Sep 8, 2021
Hi musicnplants, I’m making a list about album/s that changed AOTY users music tastes, if u have any albums that introduced u to new genres or shook up the music u listen to or something like that, i’d love to know :))
Sep 6, 2021
Can you please give me your top 5 albums from 1971?
Aug 23, 2021
I'm bored and so decided to make another community list; this time,

What is a record you believe has defined its genre albeit through exemplifying its sound, shaping said genre, or has established said genre in popularity and/or existence, and why?
May 30, 2021
i don't understand why'd you unfollow someone on a site like this tbh

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