SEMI FINAL 2 - Brilleaux out

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Postby Tapiocahead » 07 Jun 2007, 21:26


Another Girl Another Planet The Only Ones
Tower Of Song Leonard Cohen
Just Like Heaven The Cure
Don't Forget About Me Dusty Springfield
25 Miles Edwin Starr
Last Goodbye Jeff Buckley
There Is a Light That Never Goes Out The Smiths
The Seed (2.0) The Roots
Something The Beatles
Try A Little Tenderness Otis Redding
Dry The Rain - The Beta Band
Red Right Hand - Nick Cave
Sexx Laws - Beck
Do I Love You (Indeed I Do) - Frank Wilson
I'm In Love With A German Film Star - The Passions
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
Perfect Skin - Lloyd Cole & The Commotions
You Set The Scene - Love
Safe From Harm - Massive Attack
A Certain Romance - Arctic Monkeys
Maggot Brain - Funkadelic
Hurt - Johnny Cash
Embarrassment - Madness
Debaser - The Pixies
Common People - Pulp
Teenage Kicks - The Undertones
Eye Know - De La Soul
Float On - Modest Mouse
The Facts Of Life - Black Box Recorder
The Man Don't Give A Fuck - Super Furry Animals


Be Thankful For What You Got - William DeVaughan
Time Has Told Me - Nick Drake
Hercules - Aaron Neville
Caroline, No - Beach Boys
Idiot Wind - Bob Dylan
Who Knows Where The Time Goes - Sandy Denny
The Mercy Seat - Nick Cave
Chase The Devil - Max Romeo
Marquee Moon - Television
Amsterdam - Scott Walker
Grandma's Hands - Bill Withers
Christmas Card From A Hooker In Memphis - Tom Waits
Better Must Come - Delroy Wilson
A Song From Under The Floorboards - Magazine
Mister Big Stuff - Jean Knight
She - Gram Parsons
Diane - Husker Du
I Had Too Much To Dream Last Night - Electric Prunes
Debaser - Pixies
Feel Like Jumping - Marcia Griffiths
King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown - Augustus Pablo
A Simple Game - Four Tops
Willin' - Little Feat
Operator - Brenda Holloway
I Wanna Be Your Dog - The Stooges
Roforofo Fight - Fela Kuti
You're Gonna Miss Me - 13th Floor Elevators
Cross The Tracks - Maceo & The Macks
The Last Time I Saw Richard - Joni Mitchell
Skylarking - Horace Andy
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Postby Buddha B-Rex » 07 Jun 2007, 21:35

Oh, man...A is too hot ta' trot.
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Postby harvey k-tel » 07 Jun 2007, 21:41

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Postby C » 07 Jun 2007, 22:11

Mr Tapioca wrote:a...
Something The Beatles
Debaser - The Pixies

There is little that interests me in either list but I vowed I wouldn't abstain.

Tough not to but.....


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Postby Ranking Ted » 07 Jun 2007, 22:29

a...Scores 53
b...Scores 47

Its A, on a scientific basis, but still skeptical of some choices.

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Postby The Write Profile » 07 Jun 2007, 22:59

Two fine lists, but B picks up a real head of steam near the end- from Husker Du's "Diane" to Horace Andy's "Skylarking," it's most certainly (as they say), alll good.

B, along with A in the other match, would be a dream final of what's left (though I was robbed).
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Postby Beno » 07 Jun 2007, 23:32

I've voted against A in the past because of a few odd tracks I dislike. In the context of a longer list though I can overlook those and I have to admit overall it's very good, probably my favourite left in the competition.


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Postby kath » 07 Jun 2007, 23:36

i am apian yet again.


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Postby RcL » 07 Jun 2007, 23:43

A90 - 88B

A should win - just - on paper, but it's so close, I'm looking at how I feel about the lists as a whole, and B feels more adventurous, more varied and 'me', despite a sorry lack of newer stuff, ie I feel if I knew all the tracks on both lists, B would win be a few points.

so sorry A, but I'm going B

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Postby Owen » 08 Jun 2007, 00:23

A's a great list, about as great as you can get while basing things on 80s and 90s indy and a few great tracks from elsewhere. It would make a great mix tape.

But i can't really find anything to dislike on B except maybe the Joni track and it has a handful of my all time top 10 tracks on it.


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Postby whodathunkit » 08 Jun 2007, 00:34

Should have been the final


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Postby Sambient » 08 Jun 2007, 01:36

Had to really weight this out. Tough one, but B gets my vote.

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Postby Jock » 08 Jun 2007, 01:52

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Postby WG Kaspar » 08 Jun 2007, 05:52

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Postby Dennis Testicle » 08 Jun 2007, 06:13

A has made the most perfect 5 song addition in the history of the BCB Cup.
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Postby toomanyhatz » 08 Jun 2007, 06:47

B. A has more surprises, but B just has the better songs.
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Postby mentalist (slight return) » 08 Jun 2007, 07:35

* think think think *

* feel feel feel *

I'm not overly feeling either, but my record in BCB cups should put me firmly in place

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