Round 2 - Match 18 -Short Bald Bloke out

User avatar
Tapiocahead
Posts: 6981
Joined: 15 Jul 2005, 22:41
Location: quite literally in your face

Round 2 - Match 18 -Short Bald Bloke out

Postby Tapiocahead » 06 Mar 2006, 20:43

a.....

Carole King - Its Too Late
Joe Jackson - Real Men
The Streets - Dry Your Eyes
Neil Young - Eldorado
Richard & Linda Thompson - Walking On A Wire
The Magic Numbers - Love Me Like You
Squeeze - Up The Junction
Peter Gabriel - San Jacinto
Paul Weller - Pebbles On A Beach
auteurs - Showgirl
Aimee Mann - 4th of July
Paul Simon - Graceland
Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Under The Bridge
The Wonderstuff - Golden Green
Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word

b.....
The Beach Boys - Don’t Worry Baby
The Flamingoes - I Only Have Eyes for You
Pere Ubu – Final Solution
Van Morrison – TB Sheets
The Velvet Underground – I’m Waiting for My Man
The Platters – Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
Big Star – Oh, My Soul
The Beatles - Rain
Hank Williams - Jambalaya
The Who - Disguises
The Kinks - Wonder Boy
Huey 'Piano' Smith - Don't You Just Know It?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love
Isaac Hayes - Walk On By
Eno - Baby's On Fire
Last edited by Tapiocahead on 07 Mar 2006, 21:22, edited 1 time in total.
Fishstick selling fuck

Bungo the Mungo

Postby Bungo the Mungo » 06 Mar 2006, 20:50

B by a million, million miles.

Bit of a mismatch this one. Sorry A, sure you know yr shit and you're a lovely person, but.....

User avatar
PENK
Midnight to Six Man
Posts: 34755
Joined: 07 Aug 2004, 20:12
Location: Stockholm

Postby PENK » 06 Mar 2006, 20:50

Did any good lists actually go through?
Oh well, I guess B is alright.
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.

Bungo the Mungo

Postby Bungo the Mungo » 06 Mar 2006, 20:52

b

Prez!
Stern Victorian Ponce
Posts: 8077
Joined: 21 Apr 2004, 13:39
Location: 51.816831° N -0.812436° E
Contact:

Postby Prez! » 06 Mar 2006, 20:57

Fuck me, three votes for B, the cloth ears are in tonight
TB Sheets for gawds sake!

A

K

Postby K » 06 Mar 2006, 20:59

John Coan wrote:B by a million, million miles.



Is the correct answer.

User avatar
NMB
Posts: 4682
Joined: 22 Jun 2005, 20:46
Location: Darkest Surrey

Postby NMB » 06 Mar 2006, 20:59

B
turn on, tune in, nod off

The Modernist

Postby The Modernist » 06 Mar 2006, 21:00

I'm glad this is back, I've just been spending an hour re-reading all the round 1 matches - I've really got the addiction pretty bad.

A starts fantastically with It's Too Late, what a delightful single this is. It has that lightly funky early 70's feel, you can almost feel the sunshine.
Unfortunately it's followed up by the very drab Joe Jackson and The Streets selections and it never really recovered from this, although props for The Auteurs.

B is a mixed bag frankly, but has very much improved with its additional five, especially the Hayes and Summer choices. Shame they can't ditch the Van choice though, it's just such an unpleasant song title.

B then

Prez!
Stern Victorian Ponce
Posts: 8077
Joined: 21 Apr 2004, 13:39
Location: 51.816831° N -0.812436° E
Contact:

Postby Prez! » 06 Mar 2006, 21:02

El Modernista wrote: Shame they can't ditch the Van choice though, it's just such an unpleasant song title.


The song's not up to much either!

marios

Postby marios » 06 Mar 2006, 21:04

To B or not to B?

B

User avatar
The Fish
Beer Battered
Posts: 12302
Joined: 24 Oct 2003, 20:04
Location: Hove Actually

Postby The Fish » 06 Mar 2006, 21:09

B

Fair play to A for Aimee Mann but really that Streets song is the biggest load of old wank I've heard in my life.
We're way past rhubarb

User avatar
Strider
Posts: 1071
Joined: 31 Oct 2003, 18:05
Location: U.S.A.

Postby Strider » 06 Mar 2006, 21:15

I'll vote for B.

User avatar
Jude
Turkey Boy (and destroyer of Spam Filters)
Posts: 11396
Joined: 14 Nov 2003, 17:27
Location: Near Bradford's surrounding areas which encompass the city of Bradford (A small village near Leeds)
Contact:

Re: Round 2 - Match 18

Postby Jude » 06 Mar 2006, 21:27

Jan Tapioca of Hesselink wrote:Paul Weller - Pebbles On A Beach
Shurely Broken Stones?

B
Betty Denim wrote:And, quite frankly, if I had been raped and you said to me 'well yeah, it's crap innit; it's like that time I had to have a turnip curry' I'd do more than insult you.

User avatar
Gater05
Posts: 776
Joined: 27 Dec 2005, 23:25
Location: Scranton

Postby Gater05 » 06 Mar 2006, 21:43

-A-

User avatar
Beno
Posts: 6580
Joined: 04 Nov 2004, 22:05
Location: Gasoline Alley

Postby Beno » 06 Mar 2006, 22:02

B by miles.

Baby's on Fire and I Feel Love are great addtional choices.

User avatar
The Prof
Composing a revolutionary symphony
Posts: 45167
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 18:32
Location: A Metropolis of Discontent

Postby The Prof » 06 Mar 2006, 22:03

There's some good tracks on A but not enough.


B

User avatar
Ranking Ted
Posts: 12337
Joined: 03 Feb 2004, 22:13
Location: Northern Britain

Postby Ranking Ted » 06 Mar 2006, 22:03

Clearly, B. Solid performers from Lizzy, Auteurs, Aimee Mann and Squeeze are overwhelmed by yuck on A, and B only really has Van to worry about, although the list could do with some pep.

User avatar
satans favourite son
vortex surfer
Posts: 3533
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 19:37
Location: Exo-skeletal junction at the railroad delay
Contact:

Postby satans favourite son » 06 Mar 2006, 22:11

B
Image

Lonely Planet Boy
Posts: 203
Joined: 24 Nov 2004, 21:59

BCB Cup 2006 Round 2 Match 18

Postby Lonely Planet Boy » 06 Mar 2006, 22:34

B

User avatar
whodathunkit
Posts: 12173
Joined: 20 Aug 2004, 23:45
Location: Down in the boondocks

Postby whodathunkit » 06 Mar 2006, 22:53

The presence of the Chilli Peppers means eternal damnation for list A.

Good additions to B, especially Wonder Boy.

Its B
Image