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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby whodathunkit » 18 Feb 2014, 08:39

A pavlovian reaction to chosing early ISB.


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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby never/ever » 18 Feb 2014, 08:54

Didn't we just palaver about 801?? Seems like one person was testing the waters to see whether this track was suitable for inclusion!

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby Lemon Yoghourt » 18 Feb 2014, 10:31

B for me.
A would have gotten my vote if it didn't have ISB in there.


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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby Diamond Dog » 18 Feb 2014, 11:44

A is much better, besides the fact the other list has Lou Reed in it.
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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby The Fish » 18 Feb 2014, 13:17

Ultimately there's more on A I like (although I can think of a lot more Prince and Supremes songs I would pick over those, but that's a minor quibble). Big props to B for Larry Jon Wilson but

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby GoogaMooga » 18 Feb 2014, 13:52

A by some distance.
1966 and all that

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby Duncan » 18 Feb 2014, 14:57

I like all the tracks on the first half of A's (apart from the pretty boring ISB track) but the second half seems far more interesting and fun. B, however, just seems a little more interesting throughout and the Knife tips it over the edge.

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby Copehead » 18 Feb 2014, 16:34

n"]List A

1. Song To The Siren - Tim Buckleylink
2. Right on for The Darkness - Curtis Mayfieldlink
3. The Half-Remarkable Question - The Incredible String Bandlink
4. What's Going Ahn - Big Starlink
5. Be With Me - The Beach Boyslink
6. You Keep Me Hangin' On - The Supremeslink :D
7. If I Was Your Girlfriend - Princelink
8. How Does it Feel - The Creationlink
9. In The Dreamlife You Need A Rubber Soul - The Cleanlink
10. T.N.K. (Tomorrow Never Knows) - 801link

List B

Lee Hazlewood - Califia (Stone Rider) link
The Beach Boys - This Whole World link
Bessie Banks - Go Now link
The Knife - Silent Shout link
Larry Jon Wilson - Sheldon Churchyard link
My Bloody Valentine - Honey Power link
The Attack - Any More Than I Do link
Lou Reed - Street Hassle link
5 Spiritual Tones - Bad Situation link
Linda Perhacs - Chimacum Rain link[/

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby toomanyhatz » 18 Feb 2014, 16:56

Tougher than it initially looks.

Two of the more personality-laden lists remaining. I'd love to vote for both. But ultimately it comes down to which is more consistent. B wins the Beach Boys battle but A wins the war.
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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby WG Kaspar » 18 Feb 2014, 19:30

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Postby Jeemo » 18 Feb 2014, 19:47

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby Jeff K » 18 Feb 2014, 23:46

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby Very Stable Baron » 19 Feb 2014, 01:22

B has a fine thing or two, but I find "Go Now" to be pretty tiresome. The swell MBV pick isn't enough. And, hey, I like A's list well enough.

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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

Postby The Write Profile » 19 Feb 2014, 04:56

A .takes this one, but only just
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Re: BCB Cup 2014 - R3, M7

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