Hail the 2017 BCB Cup Champ - The Write Profile!

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Hail the 2017 BCB Cup Champ - The Write Profile!

Postby martha » 12 Mar 2017, 22:01

Congrats to TWP, this year's cup champion. Well done. Huzzah. Yay. :D
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Postby kath » 12 Mar 2017, 22:54

congrats, TWP! celebrate. you've earned it, in fine form.
cheers to all.

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Postby Ranking Ted » 12 Mar 2017, 23:08

Well done Matt. Enjoy! :D

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Postby Loki » 12 Mar 2017, 23:20

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Postby Loki » 12 Mar 2017, 23:23

And thanx again to martha, for struggling thru, even when she was really sick.
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Postby martha » 12 Mar 2017, 23:25

Thanks Loki. Flu season is the pits.
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Postby Loki » 12 Mar 2017, 23:27

You got THAT right. UGH
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Postby The Write Profile » 13 Mar 2017, 00:00

Thanks! I must admit that I didn't expect to get this far. And the BCB Cup has been going on for so long now it's hard to really surprise anyone. But basically I tried to make my list a sample of my own listening patterns- a mix of old faves and new ones. Some of my favorite acts missed out because they were too obvious or more accurately I plain forgot to include them!

Congrats also to Mike Boom, and thanks Martha for organizing it. It's been fun and the banter and argument it inspires always lightens up the boards. Thanks to everyone who voted for me too. For the record, Jumper K's list was my favorite.
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Postby fange » 13 Mar 2017, 00:07

Well done, Profile man! Great job; you never please everyone in the Cup, so as long you please yourself, that's the main thing. Your list is very you, so no doubt you did that.

Commiserations to Boom, well played; and many thanks to Martha for all the work!

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Postby DRUGS SNAKE » 13 Mar 2017, 11:17

Congratulations, Matt!
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Postby Darkness_Fish » 13 Mar 2017, 11:22

Well done TWP, there wasn't much between the final two lists, and the fact I voted against yours probably confirms you as a worthy winner. Thanks to martha for putting the effort in.

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Postby Goat Boy » 13 Mar 2017, 11:23

Well done, Sir!
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Postby Belle Lettre » 13 Mar 2017, 13:58

Well done, and to Martha!
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Postby Polishgirl » 13 Mar 2017, 15:19

Thanks Martha!

And hearty congrats to TWP- my favourite list from the get-go. The addition of the Robyn and Prince tracks partway through guaranteed my continued vote. I hope the success and lavish prizes don't go to your head...... :D
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Postby Jumper K » 14 Mar 2017, 08:18

Well done Matt. Wanker.

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Postby Velvis » 14 Mar 2017, 11:19

Congratulations!
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Postby Mike Boom » 14 Mar 2017, 14:55

Congrats Matt!
Also big thanks to Martha and thanks to everyone who voted for my list.