Preliminary Round - Match 2 - Owen out

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Postby brilleaux » 11 Apr 2007, 00:26

A for me.
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Postby The Write Profile » 11 Apr 2007, 00:28

The Mighty Giraffe! wrote:both lists have some great selections and perhaps some slightly misguided ones (wrong selections from great artists, etc but then, hey, that's what it's all about. it would be a dull world, etc...) but i like a few more on B and it seems a bit braver.


Yeah it does and it is, which is why I might go back and change my vote. This really is unfair, actually- neither deserve to be knocked out in the first round.
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Postby The Red Nosed Heifer » 11 Apr 2007, 00:53

B it is, Nick Cave's gorgeous ditty sneaks it. Although both these lists could've used a New Noise to excite things up a shade.
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Postby Stille Baron » 11 Apr 2007, 01:18

A.
I'll take the classic canon pop over a more willfully eclectic list when that means swallowing Nick Cave, Bob Dylan, and Ella Fitzgerald in one go (and a boring Toots tune).

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Postby Sambient » 11 Apr 2007, 01:36

B embraces more decades, is less mired.

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Postby Walk In My Shadow » 11 Apr 2007, 05:45

B
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Postby WG Kaspar » 11 Apr 2007, 06:21

Α

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Postby Balboa » 11 Apr 2007, 07:57

A for me.
Of course, I was mostly stoned at the time.

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Postby K » 11 Apr 2007, 08:04

It's B here

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Postby Copehead » 11 Apr 2007, 08:26

Another thriller

A 27 points with 5s for the supremes and the buzzcocks and a four junior Murvin

B 26 points with a five for The Maytals and 4s for Blondie and Bob Marley ( if it had been a later track it would of got a 1 or 2, but the early stuff like Nr Brown skanks )

So A by the snot of its nose.
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Postby NMB » 11 Apr 2007, 08:51

Two pretty good and quite similar lists. The Beach Boys and Buzzcocks tracks win it for A.
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Postby funky_nomad » 11 Apr 2007, 08:56

B for the Nick Cave and Wu Tang selections.
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Postby Jumper k » 11 Apr 2007, 09:07

The BCB Cup is making my sap rise already. B has been designed to cover all bases and is a blatant attempt to pander to everyone. A has the fekking Beach Boys and Big Star.
A gets it for the Clean.

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Postby The Marquess » 11 Apr 2007, 09:11

A just seems more joyous somehow.
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Postby Nikki Gradual » 11 Apr 2007, 09:28

Not that keen on either list to be honest, but A
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Postby soundchaser » 11 Apr 2007, 10:40

A.

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Postby jimjim » 11 Apr 2007, 11:11

A
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Postby Velvis » 11 Apr 2007, 12:09

A.

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Postby The Fish » 11 Apr 2007, 12:56

A

although I like quite a lot of Bs list.
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Postby Morning Star » 11 Apr 2007, 13:12

Both lists I like well enough. Although Desolation Row's better than anything else here, in it's entirety I'd rather listen to ....

A