CC Round 3 Match 3 *Jumper K 11- pcqgod 9*

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CC Round 3 Match 3 *Jumper K 11- pcqgod 9*

Postby never/ever » 09 Oct 2017, 09:44

A

The Gourds - Gin and Juice





B

La Maquina Del Sonido – Fuego

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby PENK » 09 Oct 2017, 10:46

A is giving me violent urges.
B is a bit of a novelty too, but an entertaining and committed one.
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Thang-y » 09 Oct 2017, 13:18

I don't like the lyrics of A.
I like the music of A (surprise to me)
I like the irony of A

I kinda appreciate the humour of B but I don't like the song or delivery.

A
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Osgood » 09 Oct 2017, 14:29

I think I'm missing the point of A. But B is so bad that needs to be voted against.

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Count Machuki » 09 Oct 2017, 15:09

B
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Darkness_Fish » 09 Oct 2017, 15:53

I've got no time at all for the original of A, but strangely a country version isn't proving as much of a Fish repellent as I expected. I mean, you could argue it's another novelty thing, but that would be harsh, and the band sound like they're enjoying themselves rather than doing the studied hipsterdom of the previous rounds' novelties.

B is shit, isn't it? I guess there's a chance you might find it funny, but it's not as good as Animal doing Fever, either technically or for the lulz. Yes, the lulz. Tiresome.

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby toomanyhatz » 09 Oct 2017, 16:18

B, novelty or no, sounds great, and appropriate, in Spanish.

A is...inoffensive. That's not a compliment.
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby sloopjohnc » 09 Oct 2017, 16:21

B

I've heard A before.
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Rayge » 09 Oct 2017, 17:05

Two bands I never heard of covering two songs I don't think I know. Oh joy.
a - never knowingly heard any Snoop Dog, although I admire his recreational habits. I'm not that keen on the good ole boy sound generally, but I found myself enjoying this. Killer banjo, and some nice bass playing. Actually, it just keeps getting better, although it ends pretty abruptly. I'm even prepared to say that was fun 6 / 10
b – oh, it's the Arthur Brown chestnut. This is the third or fourth entry in this cup that's basically a version in translation. While this may add to the pleasure of non-Anglophoe monoglots, it doesn't affect me at all. This is OK, in the way that Arthur doing his silly dance in his silly hat was OK, but worth no more to me than 4.5 / 10

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Ranking Ted » 09 Oct 2017, 21:15

Jeepers. I can't with any conscience give a vote for either of these.

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Hugh » 09 Oct 2017, 22:39

B

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby fange » 10 Oct 2017, 02:33

B
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby The Modernist » 10 Oct 2017, 02:44

A was all a bit too hillbilly for me.
B is a curio which probably doesn't merit too much attention, but I thought it was funny how much the singer got into playing his "evil" role.
But yeah the novelty of hearing psych classics sung in Portugese or Spanish is already beginning to wear rather thin.

B

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Postby Loki » 10 Oct 2017, 06:47

A
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Jumper K » 10 Oct 2017, 13:28

A.

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby echolalia » 10 Oct 2017, 22:45

B is a shocker.

A

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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Fonz » 11 Oct 2017, 14:27

I don't do banjo.

B
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby Neige » 11 Oct 2017, 22:28

B is badly sung in Spanish and doesn't improve on the original.

A is cool (and has a banjo :P )
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby kewl klive » 12 Oct 2017, 16:07

Nope.
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Re: CC Round 3 Match 3

Postby pcqgod » 13 Oct 2017, 03:23

B is too close to the original, but I love this sort of thing anyway.

B.
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