ROUND 3 MATCH 9 - Specbebop

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ROUND 3 MATCH 9 - Specbebop

Postby Tapiocahead » 15 Mar 2006, 21:57

Does this look any better?

A....

Duchess - The Stranglers
The Mercy Seat - Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Some Candy Talking - Jesus and Mary Chain
Put a Little Love in your Heart - Jackie DeShannon
Here - Pavement
Holocaust - Big Star
Amsterdam - John Cale
You Can't Put Your Arms Around a Memory - Johnny Thunders
Ghostown - The Specials
Don't Dictate - Penetration
Little Child, Running Wild - Curtis Mayfield
Complete Control - The Clash
Common People - Pulp
Moonlight Mile - The Rolling Stones
Permafrost - Magazine
Starry Eyes - The Records
Southern Girls - Cheap Trick
Stoned Love - The Supremes
Mother of Pearl - Roxy Music
Cowboy Song - Thin Lizzy


B...

Luna - 23 Minutes in Brussels
Spencer Davis Group - Keep On Running
Cowboy Junkies - Sweet Jane
Jesus and Mary Chain - Just Like Honey
Peter Gabriel - Here comes the Flood
Go Betweens - Bye Bye Pride
Waterboys - And a Bang on the Ear
Wilco - Jesus etc
David Bowie - Absolute Beginners
John Hiatt - Lipstick Sunset
Lee Morgan - Sidewinder
Yo La Tengo - Tears Are In Your Eyes
Sly and the Family Stone - Thank You For Talkin' to Me Africa
The Cure - Just Like Heaven
Massive Attack - Angel
Joy Zipper - 33x
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan - Sweet Pain
Cosmic Rough Riders - Revolution (In The Summertime)
Sonny Clark - Blue Minor
Smog - Held
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marios

Postby marios » 15 Mar 2006, 22:00

Both good lists. There are a few songs that aren't really my cup of tea on B though, so it's gotta be A.

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Postby Bungo the Mungo » 15 Mar 2006, 22:07

I echo the hip Cypriot's sentiments! gotta be A

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Postby NMB » 15 Mar 2006, 22:27

Complete Control and Cowboy Song win it for A.
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Postby geoffcowgill » 15 Mar 2006, 22:27

A

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Round 3 Match 9 - For Real

Postby Lonely Planet Boy » 15 Mar 2006, 22:33

A by...
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Postby PENK » 15 Mar 2006, 22:34

Fuck, these are good. B knocked me out, and the YLT and Cure songs aren't among either band's best, while A has Starry Eyes. A.
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Postby Armchair Expert » 15 Mar 2006, 22:43

B
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Postby Jeff K » 15 Mar 2006, 22:46

A
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Postby Beno » 15 Mar 2006, 22:53

A

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Postby Strider » 15 Mar 2006, 22:58

I'll Vote for A. A couple of choice tracks swung it in A's direction.

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Postby Strider » 15 Mar 2006, 22:59

deleted. mistaken double post.

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Postby whodathunkit » 15 Mar 2006, 23:32

Fancy listening to list B right now (with a toilet break during the Waterboys). A is just.......well, a list of songs.

I go for B
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Postby Snarfyguy » 15 Mar 2006, 23:54

Aside from the Spencer Davis Group selection, B does nothing for me.

A.
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Postby the masked man » 15 Mar 2006, 23:57

Again, two fine lists. I like the scope of B, but I can't ignore A - it contains too many of my favourite songs.

For continually pushing my pleasure buttons, it's A.
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Postby The Prof » 16 Mar 2006, 00:00

B's good, but A's a cracker

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Postby Jumper k » 16 Mar 2006, 00:33

A has a combination of very good - Specials, Pulp The Supremes, crushingly average - Clash, Nick Cave and Magazine, and shockingly poor - Stranglers, Cheap Trick and Johnny Thunders.
I've not heard the Pavement track so I can't comment on that other than to say I have not listened to any Pavement track, ever, as I detest the whole idea of them.
B is freakish in that someone who is obviously has good points by liking Massive should then ruin the entire list by putting up the Waterboys and The Cosmic Rough Riders as equal to Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. Astonishing.
A by default. B needs therapy.

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Postby Leg of lamb » 16 Mar 2006, 00:46

Easily A for me. 'Stoned Love' alone embarasses almost everything else on B's list. It does a few keep ups, rounds the keeper and does a little jig to celebrate.
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Postby Gater05 » 16 Mar 2006, 01:06

-A-

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Postby RcL » 16 Mar 2006, 02:24

A
has stored up some good back-ups. Cowboy Song, Starry Eyes, Stoned Love - ah yes.