ROUND 3 MATCH 6 - geoff cowgill out

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ROUND 3 MATCH 6 - geoff cowgill out

Postby Tapiocahead » 13 Mar 2006, 21:23

A...

"Like A Rolling Stone" Bob Dylan
"Ain't Too Proud To Beg" The Temptations
"You've Got To Hide Your Love Away" The Beatles
"Into The Mystic" Van Morrison
"Gimme Shelter" The Rolling Stones
"Crying" Roy Orbison
"Brilliant Mistake" Elvis Costello
"When Doves Cry" Prince & The Revolution
"Acadian Driftwood" The Band
"Sing A Simple Song" Sly & The Family Stone
"Ashes to Ashes" - David Bowie
"Why Won't You Stay" - American Music Club
"Respectable Street" - XTC
"The Bends" - Radiohead
"Naive Melody (This Must Be The Place)" - Talking Heads
"Can't Truss It" - Public Enemy
"Sheela-Na-Gig" - PJ Harvey
"96 Tears" - ? and The Mysterians
"Fortunate Son" - Creedence Clearwater Revival
"Soldier's Things" - Tom Waits

B....

Dance Stance - Dexy’s Midnight Runners
Whole Lot Better - The Byrds
Rock & Roll With Me - David Bowie
Cocaine - Dillinger
Pretty Vacant - The Sex Pistols
Rainy Night In Soho - The Pogues
Outdoor Miner - Wire
Stop The Rock - Apollo 440
Somebody Got Murdered - The Clash
Here Comes The Sun - The Beatles
Green Onions (Live Version) - Booker T and the MGs
French Disko - Stereolab
Wild Cat - Gene Vincent
Sound Of The Suburbs - The Members
Hotel Yorba - The White Stripes
Every Little Bit Hurts - Brenda Holloway
Peter Gunn - Duane Eddy
We Gotta Get Out Of This Place - The Animals
Public Image - Public Image Limited
Into My Arms - Nick Cave
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Postby NMB » 13 Mar 2006, 21:43

B looks like more fun to me. A's OK though.
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Postby Bungo the Mungo » 13 Mar 2006, 21:44

B for me. A is a bit 'library of rock'.

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Postby Prez! » 13 Mar 2006, 21:49

Two really nice lists. Toughest choice for me yet.
But A wins in with Into The Mystic.

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Postby Bungo the Mungo » 13 Mar 2006, 21:53

neither list really excites. the old chestnuts get a my vote.

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Postby Copehead » 13 Mar 2006, 21:54

A is 'revenge of the canon', 'the canon strikes back' 'Canon II'

Now Northern Sky is out B is my new flag carrier

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Postby The Write Profile » 13 Mar 2006, 21:56

B's more fun, all told. So it gets my vote. A's fine and has its moments but doesn't have the same energy.

Edit: I'm almost having second thoughts about this, as I spotted two of my alltime favourites on the other list.
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Postby The Prof » 13 Mar 2006, 22:01

John Coan wrote:A is a bit 'library of rock'.


Yes I agree.

B

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Postby marios » 13 Mar 2006, 22:03

Despite Fortunate Son A seems a bit boring (as others have noted) so it has to be B, even though it's not entirely my cup of tea.

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Postby satans favourite son » 13 Mar 2006, 22:07

B
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Postby Armchair Expert » 13 Mar 2006, 22:08

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Postby Butch Manly » 13 Mar 2006, 22:12

hmm. can't decide.
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Postby Beno » 13 Mar 2006, 22:20

'Fortunate Son' makes the difference. A

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Postby Owen » 13 Mar 2006, 22:21

B

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Postby Ranking Ted » 13 Mar 2006, 22:27

Some nice new additions by A (Creedence and Peej, in particular) but I think B's a better bet: the Wire and Byrds are unimpeachable, the Dillinger, Stereolab and Clash tracks are all fantastic too. And, as Owen notes, no Van or XTC.

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Re: ROUND 3 MATCH 6

Postby Matty Red Sox » 13 Mar 2006, 22:38

A...

"Like A Rolling Stone" Bob Dylan -
"Ain't Too Proud To Beg" The Temptations +
"You've Got To Hide Your Love Away" The Beatles +
"Into The Mystic" Van Morrison -
"Gimme Shelter" The Rolling Stones ++++
"Crying" Roy Orbison ++
"Brilliant Mistake" Elvis Costello 0
"When Doves Cry" Prince & The Revolution -
"Acadian Driftwood" The Band -
"Sing A Simple Song" Sly & The Family Stone ++
"Ashes to Ashes" - David Bowie ++
"Why Won't You Stay" - American Music Club 0
"Respectable Street" - XTC ++++
"The Bends" - Radiohead 0
"Naive Melody (This Must Be The Place)" - Talking Heads ++
"Can't Truss It" - Public Enemy +
"Sheela-Na-Gig" - PJ Harvey +
"96 Tears" - ? and The Mysterians ++
"Fortunate Son" - Creedence Clearwater Revival +++
"Soldier's Things" - Tom Waits 0

B....

Dance Stance - Dexy’s Midnight Runners 0
Whole Lot Better - The Byrds ++
Rock & Roll With Me - David Bowie -
Cocaine - Dillinger +
Pretty Vacant - The Sex Pistols ++++
Rainy Night In Soho - The Pogues +
Outdoor Miner - Wire ++++
Stop The Rock - Apollo 440 0
Somebody Got Murdered - The Clash +++
Here Comes The Sun - The Beatles +
Green Onions (Live Version) - Booker T and the MGs +++
French Disko - Stereolab +
Wild Cat - Gene Vincent +
Sound Of The Suburbs - The Members ++
Hotel Yorba - The White Stripes +
Every Little Bit Hurts - Brenda Holloway +
Peter Gunn - Duane Eddy ++
We Gotta Get Out Of This Place - The Animals +++
Public Image - Public Image Limited ++
Into My Arms - Nick Cave 0

Two great lists, and I really don't want to choose one ... but I need to go with B.
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Postby Strider » 13 Mar 2006, 22:46

A is very strong list to these ears. My vote is for A running away.

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Postby Lonely Planet Boy » 13 Mar 2006, 22:48

The closest yet for me. If the Van had been Mystic Eyes instead, my vote might not have gone to B.

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Postby PENK » 13 Mar 2006, 22:55

B. But then again, there's a fair few dodgy selections on there. Maybe A. Hmmm.

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