LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26 - Duckstabbed in back!

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LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26 - Duckstabbed in back!

Postby Pat O'Banton » 15 Feb 2010, 19:04

List A:

Irma Thomas - Break-A-Way - link
Pleasure Seekers - What a Way to Die - link
Shoes - Tomorrow Night - link
Jay Reatard - I Know a Place - link
Soft Machine - Why Are We Sleeping? - link
Link Wray - Deuces Wild - link
Gal Costa - Tuareg - link
Vic Godard & Subway Sect - A Different Story - link
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - If It Ain't Rough, It Ain't Right - link
Buddy Holly - True Love Ways - link
Thelonious Monk - Bye-Ya - link
The Who - Disguises - link
King Tubby - King at the Control - link
Brian Eno - Cindy Tells Me - link
The Saints - Know Your Product - link

List B:

Seven – Fever Ray
Coming Back To Me - Jefferson Airplane
Montague Terrace (In Blue) - Scott Walker
Bluish – Animal Collective
Zero – Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Gone – The Beta Band
Army Of Me – Bjork
Standing Here - The Stone Roses
Incident on 57th Street - Bruce Springsteen
Twilight at Carbon Lake – Deerhunter
Acid Trax - Phuture
Consolation Prizes - Phoenix
And I Was A Boy From School - Hot Chip
Stay Alive - The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart
Blinded By The Light - The Streets
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby moonie » 15 Feb 2010, 19:13

A

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby the masked man » 15 Feb 2010, 19:14

Both are hit and miss, but I like B a little more.


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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby BlueMeanie » 15 Feb 2010, 19:19

B has one of the worst Bjork songs she's released. But it has Scott, and a decent Brucie song.
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Walk In My Shadow » 15 Feb 2010, 19:21

b
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Davey the Fat Boy » 15 Feb 2010, 19:22

A
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby toomanyhatz » 15 Feb 2010, 19:25

A is not perfect, but nice variety. B tries for the modern touch, but doesn't offer enough surprises.
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Bungo the Mungo » 15 Feb 2010, 19:31

A. B has good stuff but also the execrable Streets, as well as some other dodgy modern bleepy shit.

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby never/ever » 15 Feb 2010, 19:32

A
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Belle Lettre » 15 Feb 2010, 19:32

A. For Thelonious and King Tubby.
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Beebsy » 15 Feb 2010, 19:34

B

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby The Dríver » 15 Feb 2010, 19:35

Can't really decide, but I'm going for A 'cos I love the Buddy Holly track.
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Count Machuki » 15 Feb 2010, 19:38

A
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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Doctor Gonzo » 15 Feb 2010, 19:38

A

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby The Modernist » 15 Feb 2010, 19:50

A doesn't always get it right (boring Eno song, the prosaic Reatard) but King Tubby, Monk, The Who among others provide a steady stream of invigorating highlights. B has quite a number of good picks, but there's too much forgettable contemporary stuff in there.

A

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Bad Ambassador » 15 Feb 2010, 19:50

B

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby whodathunkit » 15 Feb 2010, 19:55

Investigation into B has revealed why it was wise not to add links. A by a big lot.

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby Cosmic American Girl » 15 Feb 2010, 19:59

A

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Re: LA COPA 2010: Round 2, Match 26

Postby purgatory brite » 15 Feb 2010, 20:16

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