BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2 - No! La tengo....

User avatar
Oliver James
Posts: 281
Joined: 05 Aug 2010, 15:52
Location: Coughing in the heat pipes

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Oliver James » 27 Feb 2011, 23:04

A. I've voted for B before because it's a good list, but I'd rather good music be the primary definition of a list, not sociology. Also, A is better.

User avatar
whodathunkit
Posts: 12173
Joined: 20 Aug 2004, 23:45
Location: Down in the boondocks

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby whodathunkit » 27 Feb 2011, 23:23

Just out of interest, would a list featuring an all-white or all-female line-up be seen as "gimmicky" or "token"? The problem with B is that, given the theme, the goods just ain't good enough. A is still prospering.

A
Image

User avatar
The Fish
Beer Battered
Posts: 12302
Joined: 24 Oct 2003, 20:04
Location: Hove Actually

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby The Fish » 27 Feb 2011, 23:48

One dimensonialism notwithstabding - B does enough

B
We're way past rhubarb

User avatar
Matty Red Sox
Shameless Canonist
Posts: 8185
Joined: 02 Nov 2003, 16:57
Location: from NYC and happy to be in Hiroshima, hated Jakarta

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Matty Red Sox » 28 Feb 2011, 02:06

A

My favorite Bo beats the other Bo... and NYC's Dictators!!!! Nice way to grab my vote.
the Eagles suck.

User avatar
Nolamike
Posts: 13945
Joined: 05 Dec 2005, 21:31
Location: Heaven, Hell, or Houston
Contact:

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Nolamike » 28 Feb 2011, 02:54

B for me.
Sir John Coan wrote:Nolamike is speaking nothing but sense here.


Loki wrote:Mike is Hookfinger's shill.

User avatar
mentalist (slight return)
under mi sensi
Posts: 14445
Joined: 17 Jul 2003, 10:54
Location: Sydney
Contact:

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby mentalist (slight return) » 28 Feb 2011, 03:02

A
king of the divan

User avatar
Corporate whore
Genuine and Authorised Pope
Posts: 16128
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 16:36
Location: ,Location, Location

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Corporate whore » 28 Feb 2011, 08:41

A
Image

The Modernist

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby The Modernist » 28 Feb 2011, 08:56

My main problem with B is less its theme than the slightly cynical way it played safe with its first ten, since then it has really spread its wings and from 12 onwards is hugely invigorating stuff. Of its new five, it's great to hear that Tim Maia track and I particularly enjoyed that Yezeme Sew track.
A is also improving, and its new five are probably its best yet. Always good to see Egyptian Tomb although I think Nev Sharp should get the credit for popularising that. A does slightly sag in the middle though and so, after much head scratching and mind changing, I'm going to go..

B

User avatar
The Dríver
Hippy Replacement
Posts: 12644
Joined: 17 Jul 2003, 08:13

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby The Dríver » 28 Feb 2011, 09:12

A
He's a simpleton. 200 years ago they wouldn't have let him milk a cow.

Lemon Yoghourt
Posts: 6625
Joined: 28 May 2008, 13:40

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Lemon Yoghourt » 28 Feb 2011, 09:27

A

purgatory brite

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby purgatory brite » 28 Feb 2011, 12:15

A

Mighty Baby - well done!

User avatar
mission
Posts: 2186
Joined: 04 Apr 2008, 13:39

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby mission » 28 Feb 2011, 12:20

Oliver James wrote:A. I've voted for B before because it's a good list, but I'd rather good music be the primary definition of a list, not sociology. Also, A is better.


They do fuck you up, Oliver, but you weren't fucked up enough not to get this right.

B it is.
Good.

User avatar
Toby
Arsehole all Erect
Posts: 23284
Joined: 28 Jul 2003, 23:13
Contact:

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Toby » 28 Feb 2011, 12:45

B but only just.

User avatar
never/ever
Posts: 22959
Joined: 27 Jun 2008, 14:21
Location: Journeying through a burning brain

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby never/ever » 28 Feb 2011, 12:58

B
Ever notice that anyone going slower than you is an idiot, but anyone going faster is a maniac?."

George Carlin

User avatar
mantochanga
Posts: 1552
Joined: 02 Jul 2009, 13:26

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby mantochanga » 28 Feb 2011, 12:58

A

User avatar
Davey the Fat Boy
Posts: 23699
Joined: 05 Jan 2006, 02:55
Location: Applebees

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Davey the Fat Boy » 28 Feb 2011, 13:35

B
The opinions of this poster are subjective. That’s how opinions work.

Image

User avatar
Thesiger
Posts: 20156
Joined: 08 Aug 2003, 17:12
Location: Old Meadow

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Thesiger » 28 Feb 2011, 14:26

Two of the weaker lists go head to head.

A
BCB Cup - R.U. 2010: W 2012

User avatar
Cosmic American Girl
Posts: 2842
Joined: 27 Jan 2007, 02:15
Location: second star to the right

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Cosmic American Girl » 28 Feb 2011, 16:16

A

User avatar
Samoan
Posts: 10244
Joined: 28 May 2008, 10:22
Location: still at Red Hen restaurant

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Samoan » 28 Feb 2011, 16:44

A
Nikki Gradual wrote: Santana is just lift music really, isn’t it ?

User avatar
Belle Lettre
Éminence grise
Posts: 15576
Joined: 09 Oct 2008, 07:16
Location: Antiterra

Re: BCB Cup 2011 Round 4 Tie 2

Postby Belle Lettre » 28 Feb 2011, 16:48

A
Nikki Gradual wrote:
Get a fucking grip you narcissistic cretins.