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Old 01-03-2019, 05:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Aight we gon' try this again and it'll be fun because I'm going to keep things simple.

1. If you want in, let me know in this thread.

2. If you have an album suggestion, let me know in this thread and we will queue it up. I'm not sure how many members we will cap out at...I'm thinking less than 10 or else it'll be months of backlog. First come, first serve.

3. Albums will be bi-weekly instead of weekly (each with its own thread like before), which means on average we will be doing two albums a month. This alleviates pressure and gives everyone plenty of time to marinate.

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- 1-2 paragraphs at most. Don't write an encyclopedia.
- Talk about your general feelings on the music, then follow with any specifics (what tracks you liked/disliked, anything that stood out to you in a good or bad way, etc.
- End the review with your final thoughts and then a rating between 1 to 10. Final verdicts on an album collectively will be based on an average of the scores everyone gave at the end of an album cycle.
I'm going to use the 2nd post below for keeping track of each cycle's album, upcoming albums and who suggested them, and any other pertinent details.
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Old 01-03-2019, 05:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Album Club 2019 Members:

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Blarobbarg
Zhanteimi
WWWP
Neapolitan
MicShazam
Frownland
Exo
Windsock
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Album Review Schedule 2019

January
Week 1: 13th - 19th
Thuja - All Strange Beasts Of The Past (OH) - 7.9 out of 10
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Week 2: 20th - 26th
Rolo Tomassi - Time Will Die and Love Will Bury It (Blarobbarg) - 6.11 out of 10
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Week 3: 27th - February 2nd
Magdalith - Magdalith (Zhanteimi) - 5.92 out of 10
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February
Week 1: 3rd - 9th
Sad Lovers and Giants - Les Annees Vertes (WWWP) - 7.5 out of 10 (currently)
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Week 2: 10th - 16th
Room – Pre-Flight (Neapolitan) - 7.42 out of 10 (currently)
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Week 3: 17th - 23rd
Barbara Morgenstern - Doppelstern (MicShazam)

Week 4: 24th - March 2nd
Demdike Stare X Il Gruppo Improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza - The Feed-Back Loop (Frownland)


March
Week 1: 3rd - 9th
Giles Corey - Giles Corey (Exo)

Week 2: 10th - 16th
Shin Joong Hyun & Yup Juns - Shin Joong Hyun & Yup Juns Vol. I (Windsock)

Week 3: 17th - 23rd
Dissona - Paleopneumatic (Anteater)

Week 4: 24th - 30th
Boston - Boston (OH)
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Old 01-03-2019, 05:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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3. Albums will be bi-weekly instead of weekly (each with its own thread like before), which means on average we will be doing two albums a month. This alleviates pressure and gives everyone plenty of time to marinate.
Everyone has different schedules, and some need a little more time to get the review in. So I agree there should be a rest period for some to catch-up. However I think bi-weekly will slow things down to a crawl for members.
  1. Bi-weekly 26 albums/year 7 or 8 members is 3 albums per person peryear that could be something like a 4 month waiting period between albums. Some members getting more albums in than other in a one year period.
  2. 2 weeks on/1 week off is about 35 albums for the club ddurin the year. 7 members that is 5 albums/person
  3. One album a week; any week that contains the 1st of the month would be the week off. That is 40 albums total for the club during the year. 8 members 5 albums/person.
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