BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22 - Illegible Scrawl

User avatar
Insouciant Western People
Posts: 24571
Joined: 23 Jul 2003, 13:31
Location: The pit of propaganda

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby Insouciant Western People » 29 Jan 2015, 22:00

A has a few decent tunes, but lets itself down badly with Steve Miller and The Kinks.

B, by contrast, is fucking ace all the way through.
Jeff K wrote:Nick's still the man! No one has been as consistent as he has been over such a long period of time.

User avatar
German Dave
Utter Cad
Posts: 50640
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 21:22
Location: 16 Beasley Street

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby German Dave » 30 Jan 2015, 07:39

B is ace. Opium for the People? Loved that song since I was in the 5th form. A few other corkers, too. A is fine and dandy but B has a few personal favourites on it.


->b]
kewl klive wrote:A deluxe Sandinista! was pulled when only one outtake could be found.


User avatar
The Fish
Beer Battered
Posts: 12275
Joined: 24 Oct 2003, 20:04
Location: Hove Actually

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby The Fish » 30 Jan 2015, 10:08

Despite some standouts(I have used the same Beefheart track myself before) there's too much in B that rubs me up the wrong way. A doesn't entirely convince but does enough.

A
We're way past rhubarb

User avatar
never/ever
Posts: 22018
Joined: 27 Jun 2008, 14:21
Location: Journeying through a burning brain

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby never/ever » 30 Jan 2015, 13:01

A
Ever notice that anyone going slower than you is an idiot, but anyone going faster is a maniac?."

George Carlin

User avatar
nev gash
cultural defective
Posts: 15484
Joined: 29 Sep 2007, 00:32
Location: jouissance

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby nev gash » 30 Jan 2015, 17:11

A couple of stumbles in A but the rest is assured and lighly funky.

I fear that too much time spent in B's company would result in a visit to the Nit Nurse or a Kohl overdose.

A
Hodgson wrote:You just have to face reality that you are not well liked by some people here. Not necessarily people who will shout on the BCB cunt threads,but posters who are well liked by all and who get on with the business of posting to threads when they want

User avatar
B
Posts: 9166
Joined: 25 Aug 2003, 06:22
Location: Brooklyn

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby B » 30 Jan 2015, 18:40

A

User avatar
Neige
Alpine Numpty
Posts: 16168
Joined: 17 Jul 2003, 11:11
Location: On 2 oz of plastic with a hole in the middle (of nowhere)

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby Neige » 30 Jan 2015, 20:23

Much to love in A, but Floppy Boot Stomp!


B
Thumpety-thump beats plinkety-plonk every time. - Rayge

User avatar
nev gash
cultural defective
Posts: 15484
Joined: 29 Sep 2007, 00:32
Location: jouissance

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby nev gash » 30 Jan 2015, 20:30

22-18

We might be in lucky loser territory here!
Hodgson wrote:You just have to face reality that you are not well liked by some people here. Not necessarily people who will shout on the BCB cunt threads,but posters who are well liked by all and who get on with the business of posting to threads when they want

User avatar
Belle Lettre
Éminence grise
Posts: 15304
Joined: 09 Oct 2008, 07:16
Location: Antiterra

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby Belle Lettre » 30 Jan 2015, 21:35

Qui sait?
Nikki Gradual wrote:
Get a fucking grip you narcissistic cretins.

User avatar
PENK
Midnight to Six Man
Posts: 34146
Joined: 07 Aug 2004, 20:12
Location: Stockholm

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22

Postby PENK » 31 Jan 2015, 09:46

Another accurate count from Mr Gash.

B was Belle Lettre. I will calculate the best losers after the final results are in tonight.

A, you need to get me three new songs by 20:00 GMT tomorrow, Sunday. PMs work now.
Copehead wrote:I have met Gruff Rhys - although he claimed he wasn't and that he couldn't speak Welsh, as I spoke to him in Welsh, but it was him lying bastard.

User avatar
Polishgirl
Posts: 8579
Joined: 21 Dec 2009, 22:06

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22 - Illegible Scrawl

Postby Polishgirl » 31 Jan 2015, 16:38

Carol, for the Furs pick alone, you are a WINNER...

Image

Image

Image
echolalia wrote: I despise Prefab Sprout. It will be decades before “hot dog, jumping frog, Albuquerque” is surpassed as the most terrible lyric in pop history. That fucking bastard ruined all three things for me forever.

User avatar
Belle Lettre
Éminence grise
Posts: 15304
Joined: 09 Oct 2008, 07:16
Location: Antiterra

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22 - Illegible Scrawl

Postby Belle Lettre » 31 Jan 2015, 18:04

Good God, P!
Nikki Gradual wrote:
Get a fucking grip you narcissistic cretins.

User avatar
Rayge
Posts: 12221
Joined: 14 Aug 2013, 11:37
Location: deepest Devon
Contact:

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22 - Illegible Scrawl

Postby Rayge » 31 Jan 2015, 18:09

Polishgirl wrote:Carol, for the Furs pick alone, you are a WINNER...

Image

Image

Image



Good lunch, Pippa?

And that last one - every time they fall, they rise again. Yep, and then they fall again. Get a grip, motto-maker
KAT/COYS

You can't play a tune on an absolute

When the ball sleeps it dreams it is a Frisbee

Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the law. Love is the law, love under will

User avatar
Polishgirl
Posts: 8579
Joined: 21 Dec 2009, 22:06

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22 - Illegible Scrawl

Postby Polishgirl » 31 Jan 2015, 20:54

Belle Lettre wrote:Good God, P!



Becauz I luv u. Lolz.
echolalia wrote: I despise Prefab Sprout. It will be decades before “hot dog, jumping frog, Albuquerque” is surpassed as the most terrible lyric in pop history. That fucking bastard ruined all three things for me forever.

User avatar
Belle Lettre
Éminence grise
Posts: 15304
Joined: 09 Oct 2008, 07:16
Location: Antiterra

Re: BCB Cup 2015 Round 1 Match 22 - Illegible Scrawl

Postby Belle Lettre » 31 Jan 2015, 20:59

Hugz
Nikki Gradual wrote:
Get a fucking grip you narcissistic cretins.