BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

User avatar
German Dave
Utter Cad
Posts: 50641
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 21:22
Location: 16 Beasley Street

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8

Postby German Dave » 29 Jan 2010, 18:58

Fear of a Giraffe Planet wrote:List A:

1. Serpentine Fire - Earth, Wind and Fire
2. Planet Of Sound - Pixies
3. Knowing Me Knowing You - ABBA
4. Bela Lugosi's Dead - Bauhaus
5. Snatchin' It Back - Clarence Carter
6. Willin' - Little Feat
7. Sabbath Bloody Sabbath - Black Sabbath
8. Play The Hits - Hal
9. A Dream - Lou Reed / John Cale
10. Ball Of Confusion - the Temptations

List B:

1 Jimi Hendrix - Ezy Rider
2 Cargoe - Feel Alright
3 The Beach Boys - Feel Flows
4 Phoenix - Fences
5 The Lotus Eaters - The First Picture of You
6 Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - California Soul
7 Broadcast - Pendulum
8 Blind Faith - Can't Find My Way Home
9 Mighty Baby - Egyptian Tomb
10 Sagittarius - Another Day


56-44 on my tally.

B was Neville Harp.
kewl klive wrote:A deluxe Sandinista! was pulled when only one outtake could be found.


User avatar
nev gash
cultural defective
Posts: 15489
Joined: 29 Sep 2007, 00:32
Location: jouissance

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8

Postby nev gash » 29 Jan 2010, 19:20

Ah well, I feel a little more sangine than last year ( anyhow, I lasted a full day longer - admittedly because I started a full day later ) mainly because my opponents list was one that I would have voted for in the majority of ties so far. I love the Bauhaus, EW&F and Little Feat ( although it wasn't specified if it was the version on the first or second Lp - I feel that points should be deducted for that, say 20 or so ? ) and it's only the Cale/Reed and the pallid Hal I don't dig. The Sabbath is a monster jam ( and has prompted me to buy SBS and Vol 4 ) and the Abba irresistable. Well played ( you bastard) and good luck.

Of course I still claim mine is better but I would, wouldn't I ? It was again designed to be a pleasurable listen and hopefully some of my lesser known, but hardly obscure picks, will lead to someone following them up - that's what the list was about, sharing with BCBers the music I like and which brings me happiness. It may take a little time to search them out but your patience will be rewarded I swear.

Cheers for those who voted for me, anti-cheers to those who didn't - I forgive you, but can't speak for those interested members who have now missed out on my next five.

Ps Thanks to Whod... who pointed out that I'd put the wrong title down for the Sagittarius pick. My excuse is that it was a replacement for Free's Sunny Day which was obviously still in my mind when I submitted the list ( who knows, a bit of tasty hard rock may have swung the tie my way - we will now never know ).

To next year !

ps thanks to Griff for all the effort x
Hodgson wrote:You just have to face reality that you are not well liked by some people here. Not necessarily people who will shout on the BCB cunt threads,but posters who are well liked by all and who get on with the business of posting to threads when they want

User avatar
nev gash
cultural defective
Posts: 15489
Joined: 29 Sep 2007, 00:32
Location: jouissance

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby nev gash » 15 Mar 2017, 21:04

FFS!
Hodgson wrote:You just have to face reality that you are not well liked by some people here. Not necessarily people who will shout on the BCB cunt threads,but posters who are well liked by all and who get on with the business of posting to threads when they want

User avatar
Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare
hounds people off the board
Posts: 16355
Joined: 24 Apr 2007, 23:21
Location: pursued by the enraged queen

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby Bumblecorn Cats Nightmare » 15 Mar 2017, 21:26

From verbose and cheery to terse and insolent, eh Chive? ;)
Betty Denim wrote:As for Patti Smith, now there’s an insufferable cunt. The most pretentious, tedious, bag of incomprehensible self-important shit with all the charm and intelligence of Bungle from Rainbow.

User avatar
nev gash
cultural defective
Posts: 15489
Joined: 29 Sep 2007, 00:32
Location: jouissance

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby nev gash » 15 Mar 2017, 21:46

I was lying.
Hodgson wrote:You just have to face reality that you are not well liked by some people here. Not necessarily people who will shout on the BCB cunt threads,but posters who are well liked by all and who get on with the business of posting to threads when they want

User avatar
Belle Lettre
Éminence grise
Posts: 15306
Joined: 09 Oct 2008, 07:16
Location: Antiterra

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby Belle Lettre » 15 Mar 2017, 22:33

You were so..dewy
Nikki Gradual wrote:
Get a fucking grip you narcissistic cretins.

User avatar
fange
Posts: 11851
Joined: 20 Jan 2010, 11:30
Location: 香港

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby fange » 15 Mar 2017, 23:45

Belle Lettre wrote:You were so..dewy

Positively moist. Very un-gashy.

OH wrote:From verbose and cheery to terse and insolent


If they every publish a book about BCB, this could be the title.
Jonny Spencer wrote:
fange wrote:I've got my quad pants on and i'm ready for some Cock.


By CHRIST you're a man after my own sideways sausage, Ange!

User avatar
Ranking Ted
Posts: 12028
Joined: 03 Feb 2004, 22:13
Location: Northern Britain

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby Ranking Ted » 16 Mar 2017, 20:29

If it's any consolation Nev, 2017 me would have voted for you list even if 2010 me didn't.

User avatar
nev gash
cultural defective
Posts: 15489
Joined: 29 Sep 2007, 00:32
Location: jouissance

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby nev gash » 17 Mar 2017, 11:35

Peak gash.
Hodgson wrote:You just have to face reality that you are not well liked by some people here. Not necessarily people who will shout on the BCB cunt threads,but posters who are well liked by all and who get on with the business of posting to threads when they want

User avatar
Loki
The Goddess of Mischief
Posts: 15281
Joined: 18 Sep 2010, 06:34

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby Loki » 17 Mar 2017, 19:01

Pfff, Abba


:roll:
Image

Look up here, I'm in heaven


whodathunkit wrote: Somewhere it's always 1972.

User avatar
German Dave
Utter Cad
Posts: 50641
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 21:22
Location: 16 Beasley Street

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8

Postby German Dave » 05 Apr 2017, 09:26

clive gash wrote:
ps thanks to Griff for all the effort x


You're welcome.
kewl klive wrote:A deluxe Sandinista! was pulled when only one outtake could be found.


User avatar
The Modernist
2018 BCB Cup Champ!
Posts: 11013
Joined: 13 Apr 2014, 20:42

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby The Modernist » 23 Jan 2018, 08:05

101 votes- blimey! It used to be murder watching all the countless sheep and drones vote against you. It's not so bad when there's only about 30.

User avatar
Copehead
BCB Cup Stalinist
Posts: 23354
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 18:51
Location: at sea

Re: BCB CUP 2010: Round 1, Match 8 Neville Harpooned!

Postby Copehead » 23 Jan 2018, 13:51

The Modernist wrote:101 votes- blimey! It used to be murder watching all the countless sheep and drones vote against you. It's not so bad when there's only about 30.


Oh yes, our annual BCB circle jerk
And sometimes I ride on bus x82, say what!

Image

Bear baiting & dog fights a speciality.