Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

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Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by ordinaryperson » Sun Jan 14, 2018 2:12 am

Vote for your favorite out of each of the match ups. Voting for this week will end on the 20th of January at 7:00pm EST.

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The Brackets
Albums
Songs

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense vs. Metalica - Ride the Lightning
Pretenders - Learning to Crawl vs. Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry vs. Madonna - Like a Virgin
Prince - Purple Rain vs. The Smiths - How Soon is Now?
Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want vs. Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
Eurythmics - Julia vs. Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten


Tiebreakers:

Albums
***TIED*** Art of Noise - Who's Afraid of the Art of Noise vs. Wham! - Make It Big (5-5) ***NEXT VOTE WINS***
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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by ordinaryperson » Sun Jan 14, 2018 2:14 am

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
The Smiths - How Soon is Now?
Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by jamieW » Sun Jan 14, 2018 2:38 am

Made it easy on me, ordinaryperson - I just copied & pasted your list! :D

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
The Smiths - How Soon is Now?
Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by Jirin » Sun Jan 14, 2018 3:05 am

Stop Making Sense

Voting for Prince down the line first three song matchups, have not heard songs in last matchup.

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by StevieFan13 » Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:55 am

Prince - When Doves Cry
The Smiths - How Soon is Now?
Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want
Eurythmics - Julia
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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by Honorio » Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:15 am



1. Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense vs. 4. Metallica - Ride the Lightning
3. Pretenders - Learning to Crawl vs. 2. Sade - Diamond Life



3. Prince - When Doves Cry vs. 6. Madonna - Like a Virgin
1. Prince and the Revolution - Purple Rain vs. 4. The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?
2. Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want (Till You Know What You Want) vs. 8. Prince and the Revolution - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
7. Eurythmics - Julia vs. 5. Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by Romain » Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:19 am

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
Prince - Purple Rain
Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by Bang Jan » Sun Jan 14, 2018 10:51 am

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Pretenders - Learning to Crawl

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
Prince - Purple Rain
Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by EmilienDelRey » Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:13 am

Madonna - Like a Virgin
The Smiths - How Soon is Now?
Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by DaveC » Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:41 am

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
Prince - Purple Rain
Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want
Eurythmics - Julia

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by Henry » Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:15 am

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Pretenders - Learning to Crawl

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
Prince - Purple Rain
Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by bonnielaurel » Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:05 pm

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry
Prince - Purple Rain
Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want
Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by Neil » Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:30 pm

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
Sade - Diamond Life

Songs
Madonna - Like a Virgin
The Smiths - How Soon is Now?
Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want
Eurythmics - Julia

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by ordinaryperson » Sun Jan 21, 2018 5:18 am

WINNERS

Albums
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense vs. Metalica - Ride the Lightning (10-0)
Pretenders - Learning to Crawl vs. Sade - Diamond Life (2-7)

Songs
Prince - When Doves Cry vs. Madonna - Like a Virgin (10-2)
Prince - Purple Rain vs. The Smiths - How Soon is Now? (7-5)
***TIED*** Joe Jackson - You Can’t Get What You Want vs. Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version) (6-6) ***NEXT VOTE WINS***
Eurythmics - Julia vs. Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten (3-8)

Tiebreakers:
Albums
***TIED*** Art of Noise - Who's Afraid of the Art of Noise vs. Wham! - Make It Big (5-5) ***NEXT VOTE WINS***
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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by slick » Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:21 pm

Somehow I missed voting this week...

Prince - Computer Blue (Hallway Speech Version)

Wham! - Make It Big (5-5)

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Re: Music of 1984: Round 3, Week 8

Post by ordinaryperson » Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:33 pm

Thank you Slick, the tournament will resume this Saturday.
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