BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12 - BLEEP OUT

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Beno » 08 Apr 2008, 20:57

The Red Heifer wrote:I really do love that Hollies song, B

It nearly swayed me, but not quite.

A

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Magilla » 08 Apr 2008, 20:58

A
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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Tapiocahead » 08 Apr 2008, 21:32

a
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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Jeff K » 08 Apr 2008, 21:45

B

More my type.
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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby John_K » 08 Apr 2008, 22:11

A

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Toby » 08 Apr 2008, 22:20

A

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby gash on ignore » 08 Apr 2008, 22:50

Byrds,Rotary Connection and Kendricks apart ,A isnt really yelling like me is it? It certainly avoids the obvious and shows the authors specialist taste for the unlovable (the Meshuggah and Laibach are probably some macabre joke i dont want to be let in on) but the prescence of true giants (Nyro, Walker, Brown) with non-cannon song choices suggests real refinement. B suffers in comparison with this bravery. Songs which seemed good enough in the first round seem a little too eager to please here, and despite having the best song in either list (Gene Clark) it looks a little boring, holds no surprises. I never want to hear some of A ever again but i look forward to the next five

A
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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Ranking Ted » 08 Apr 2008, 22:52

I probably own more of B, but I'd rather spend time with A. One of my favourite Byrds songs, Axelrod, Scott, JB, Rotary, Wire... definitely coming from the right place and definitely Cup cool.

A

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Clarkophile » 08 Apr 2008, 23:07

B

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Leg of lamb » 08 Apr 2008, 23:34

B for the bit in 'What's Happening Brother' when Marvin sings 'Tell me friend, how in the world have you been'

From what I can tell, A is cool but it just doesn't have a moment which resounds in me like that.
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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Owen » 08 Apr 2008, 23:57

b for runaway and not having Laura Nyro

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby mentalist (slight return) » 09 Apr 2008, 00:57

A
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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby LeBaron » 09 Apr 2008, 01:43

I really liked A's first 10, but they went inward instead of outward. The Laibach and Meschuggah tracks? Wrongsville, methinks.

I like B's next five pretty well.

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby LeBaron » 09 Apr 2008, 01:47

whodathunkit wrote:Ok, pedantic prick time! I do worry about entrants who can't get the titles of their choices right. It's just called "Wasn't Born To Follow"- no I.


I made a similar, (probably more subconscious) mistake earlier and someone made an crack about it based on a completely false assumption (which led them to further bad conclusions).
I'm not holding it against anyone. I never look at track names and frequently don't know the names of songs.
Then again, though I really like that Byrds track and didn't vote for A.
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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby RcL » 09 Apr 2008, 01:49

B

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Zeke » 09 Apr 2008, 01:58

B!

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby king feeb » 09 Apr 2008, 03:39

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Postby Arthur Crud » 09 Apr 2008, 05:22

A - and my prediction for the winner

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby trans-chigley express » 09 Apr 2008, 05:49

A

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Re: BCB CUP 2008 - Round 2 Match 12

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2008, 06:29

This comes down to a straight fight between the 2 diamonds in the dross; Knife slits water vs Sidewalking

A toughie, but I chose Knife Slits water as well so:

A
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