Round 2 Match 12 - Sweet Black Angel out

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Round 2 Match 12 - Sweet Black Angel out

Postby Tapiocahead » 28 Feb 2006, 20:18


And Your Bird Can Sing-The Beatles
Kentucky Rain-Elvis Presley
Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues-Bob Dylan
Freak Scene-Dinosaur Jr
After the Goldrush-Neil Young
Gardening at Night-REM
No Thugs in Our House-XTC
No Action-Elvis Costello
God Only Knows-Beach Boys
There Is A Light That Never Goes Out-The Smiths
Ether-Gang of Four
Tom Courtenay-Yo La Tengo


The Ballad of El Goodo Big Star
Mannequin Wire
Rain The Beatles
In The Ghetto Elvis Presley
Welcome To The Terrordome Public Enemy
Thunder Road Bruce Springsteen
Drive-In Saturday David Bowie
Love To Love You Baby Donna Summer
Harlem shuffle Bob & Earl
Safe From Harm Massive Attack
Turtles - Happy Together
Fall - Hit the North
Talking Heads - People Like Us
Aimee Mann - Wise Up
Bob Dylan - Simple Twist of Fate
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Postby Prez! » 28 Feb 2006, 20:20

A this time

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Postby Snarfyguy » 28 Feb 2006, 20:27

I didn't want to vote for A, but B is even worse.


Is this the second list with 'Hit the North' on it? What's up with that?
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Postby Owen » 28 Feb 2006, 20:28


Very close, some weak choices diluted his original 10 and it was hard to vote against quite a few of As choices.

B, but must do better next time

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Postby yomptepi » 28 Feb 2006, 20:30

wheres match eleven then?
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Postby the masked man » 28 Feb 2006, 20:34

Very, very hard. A has plenty of my favourites, but is perhaps a little too narrow focussed on (admittedly excellent) classic and alt-rock styles. But what choices - spine-tingling tracks a-plenty.

B is also very good, but casts its net wider to good effect. Not everything is great, though - I never liked that Springsteen song and I would have gone for a different Public Enemy track.'s B by a whisper, partly due to the fact that it had two tracks from my own doomed list. I feel it would overall hold my attention better.

Good contest, this one.

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Postby The Modernist » 28 Feb 2006, 20:51

A bores me totally like some classic alt-rock xfm playlist.

It has to be B.

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Postby Butch Manly » 28 Feb 2006, 20:55

i really like both lists but B just about shades it.
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Postby Bungo the Mungo » 28 Feb 2006, 20:57

B. Just. Tricky, very tricky.

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Postby satans favourite son » 28 Feb 2006, 21:07


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Postby Walk In My Shadow » 28 Feb 2006, 21:20



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Postby Jeff K » 28 Feb 2006, 21:29


B's list tails off towards the end.
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Postby Beno » 28 Feb 2006, 22:00

Two good lists. B by the smallest of margins.

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Postby The Prof » 28 Feb 2006, 22:09

B just


Postby marios » 28 Feb 2006, 22:12

B, even though the last 5 choices aren't listed like the first 10. I mean starting with a song/artist list and then switching to artist/song? What's that all about? :roll:

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Postby Django » 28 Feb 2006, 22:19

Aimee Mann's finest hour shades it for B.

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Postby Lonely Planet Boy » 28 Feb 2006, 22:32

When in doubt, always vote No B***e, so A it is.

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Postby Corporate whore » 28 Feb 2006, 22:38


Jesus - voting for a list with the Smiths in - this whole concept is sick I tell you, sick.

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Postby Armchair Expert » 28 Feb 2006, 22:50

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