CC Round 6 Match 3 *Copehead 11- Fonz 8*

What it says on the tin.
User avatar
never/ever
Posts: 21700
Joined: 27 Jun 2008, 14:21
Location: Journeying through a burning brain

CC Round 6 Match 3 *Copehead 11- Fonz 8*

Postby never/ever » 18 Oct 2017, 12:19

A

Otis Redding - Satisfaction





B

Sisters of Mercy - Gimme Shelter

Last edited by never/ever on 27 Oct 2017, 23:59, edited 1 time in total.
Ever notice that anyone going slower than you is an idiot, but anyone going faster is a maniac?."

George Carlin

User avatar
Moleskin
Posts: 14345
Joined: 18 Feb 2004, 12:38
Location: We began to notice that we could be free, And we moved together to the West.

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Moleskin » 18 Oct 2017, 13:32

B
@hewsim
-the artist formerly known as comrade moleskin-
-the unforgettable waldo jeffers-

Jug Band Music
my own music

User avatar
Count Machuki
BCB Cup Champion 2013
Posts: 37445
Joined: 11 Jun 2005, 15:28
Location: 22,300 miles above the Earth

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Count Machuki » 18 Oct 2017, 16:37

A
Let U be the set of all united sets, K be the set of the kids and D be the set of things divided.
Then it follows that ∀ k ∈ K: K ∈ U ⇒ k ∉ D

User avatar
Jumper K
Posts: 1202
Joined: 22 Oct 2014, 16:25

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Jumper K » 18 Oct 2017, 16:46

B.

User avatar
sloopjohnc
Posts: 60574
Joined: 03 Jun 2004, 20:12
Location: One quake away from beachfront property
Contact:

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby sloopjohnc » 18 Oct 2017, 16:55

A
Sneelock wrote:You’ll like her better after she dies. Siouxsie won’t ever die. She’s a vampire or some shit.

User avatar
toomanyhatz
Power-mad king of the WCC
Posts: 26319
Joined: 07 Apr 2005, 00:01
Location: Just east of where Charlie Parker went to do some relaxin'

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby toomanyhatz » 18 Oct 2017, 18:06

Stones cover match-up. Nice!

A adds soul horns and features Otis effortlessly getting the hippies eating out of his hand.

B adds a sparkly cape and leather pants and features a primal shout from mom's basement.
sloopjohnc wrote:Aslan has some good credenitals - got his BA from Santa Clara, a Jesuit school and his Masters from Harvard and PhD from Santa Barbara, a surfing school.


1959 1963 1965 1966 1974 1977 1978 1981 1988 2017!

User avatar
PENK
Midnight to Six Man
Posts: 33865
Joined: 07 Aug 2004, 20:12
Location: Stockholm

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby PENK » 18 Oct 2017, 19:23

A might be Otis Redding but I didn't enjoy it all that much. Too much from the grunty-rush school of funk for me; probably a lot of fun for those present and on the dancefloor, but not for me at home.

B is the Sisters of Mercy's cover of 'Gimme Shelter' (October 1983) and I enjoyed it for two minutes! But then it got a bit boring!

I don't know, A probably as I like the studio version even if they've put the live one in for this.
Copehead wrote:I have met Gruff Rhys - although he claimed he wasn't and that he couldn't speak Welsh, as I spoke to him in Welsh, but it was him lying bastard.

User avatar
The Modernist
Posts: 9890
Joined: 13 Apr 2014, 20:42

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby The Modernist » 18 Oct 2017, 22:34

As much as I love Otis, I've never been that keen on his cover of Satisfaction. They play it too fast and squeeze the life out of the song in my view. It must have been great to see live though.
Eldritch's vocals are a joke really and mean I can pretty much dismiss this track on that alone. It also sounds amateurish and slapdash.

A

User avatar
Copehead
BCB Cup Stalinist
Posts: 22880
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 18:51
Location: at sea

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Copehead » 18 Oct 2017, 22:52

A
And sometimes I ride on bus x82, say what!

Image

Bear baiting & dog fights a speciality.

User avatar
fange
Posts: 11357
Joined: 20 Jan 2010, 11:30
Location: 香港

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby fange » 19 Oct 2017, 08:42

Easy


A.
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
Osgood
Posts: 1596
Joined: 28 Nov 2014, 09:48
Location: Madrid

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Osgood » 19 Oct 2017, 08:47

I have never liked Otis version, I think this treatment doesn't suit the song, and this live take is even worse.

B is better although a couple of minutes too long. But still

B
Nobody's ferpect.

User avatar
Darkness_Fish
Posts: 4171
Joined: 27 Jul 2015, 09:58

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Darkness_Fish » 19 Oct 2017, 14:12

Despite what you may think of my supposed goth inclinations, I've never really cared that much for The Sisters version of "Gimme Shelter". I don't really care that much for the original, to be honest, but The Sisters never seemed to get either the fun, or the emotion, that they get out of some of their other covers.

However, I find this Otis Redding version of "Satisfaction" a bit Butlins. It just doesn't wear the horns and big-stage cabaret very well.

So I'm going goth, after all. B
Saving my holier-than-thou nonsense for a more deserving cause since '82

User avatar
Fonz
Posts: 3313
Joined: 17 Feb 2014, 14:10
Location: Nevermore

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Fonz » 19 Oct 2017, 19:08

B
Heyyyy!

"Fonz clearly has no fucks to give. I like the cut of his Cupicidal gib."

User avatar
never/ever
Posts: 21700
Joined: 27 Jun 2008, 14:21
Location: Journeying through a burning brain

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby never/ever » 20 Oct 2017, 11:44

A was fab but I kinda liked the slowed-down Shriekback-like mass vocal of B just a bit better!

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

George Carlin

User avatar
Loki
The Goddess of Mischief
Posts: 15138
Joined: 18 Sep 2010, 06:34
Location: Canadia

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Loki » 21 Oct 2017, 04:47

I am totally burned-out on "Gimme Shelter", but.....


Image
Image

Look up here, I'm in heaven


whodathunkit wrote: Somewhere it's always 1972.

Hugh
Posts: 15395
Joined: 16 Jul 2003, 20:43

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Hugh » 22 Oct 2017, 12:04

A

User avatar
Ranking Ted
Posts: 11844
Joined: 03 Feb 2004, 22:13
Location: Northern Britain

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Ranking Ted » 22 Oct 2017, 21:15

I've never seen that footage of Otis before, what a treat. It's a bit frantic but the Sisters cover sounds like Oscar the grouch recorded it live from his dustbin.

A

User avatar
echolalia
Posts: 4182
Joined: 21 Jul 2006, 02:23
Location: Way Out West

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby echolalia » 22 Oct 2017, 22:44

I’ve come to love Otis’s version of Satisfaction.

Gotta gotta gotta

A

User avatar
Rayge
Posts: 11542
Joined: 14 Aug 2013, 11:37
Location: deepest Devon
Contact:

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Rayge » 23 Oct 2017, 16:39

A - Oh fuck this is rubbish, everything I hate about the direction soul took, and I can't stand that fucking suit. In a futile gesture of defiance about the tidal wave of tortured brass and grunting that Otis's Monterey performance unleashed on the world, 0.5 / 10
Incidentally, the single, rather than this wretched live performance might have stood a chance against weak opposition
B - Nobody on this is wearing his little brother's cast-off lime jacket with pitstains. In fact I don't imagine Mr Eldritch has ever worn a colour in his life. This seems pretty pointless, repetititive and overlong and totally without build, but it only had to turn up to win. 3.5 /10

B
KAT/COYS

You can't play a tune on an absolute

When the ball sleeps it dreams it is a Frisbee

Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the law. Love is the law, love under will

User avatar
Thang-y
Posts: 984
Joined: 29 Apr 2016, 17:59
Contact:

Re: CC Round 6 Match 3

Postby Thang-y » 23 Oct 2017, 19:38

Pretty much what the Modernist said.

It almost seemed at times to be a gospel delivery. The gospel of I can't get my rocks off. :shock:

But I absolutely cannot vote for B. Not in this universe.


A