Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

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Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by BleuPanda » Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:01 pm

The rules are simple. After listening to each song, vote for your favorite in each match. The deadline to vote is Thursday, March 29 at 10 am CST.

Here is the bracket:
http://www.bracketmaker.com/tmenu.cfm?tid=468522


Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
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The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight
vs.
Nina Simone - Sinnerman


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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by BleuPanda » Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:02 pm

Neighborhood #1
Sinnerman

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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by Krurze » Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:09 pm

BleuPanda wrote:Neighborhood #1
Sinnerman
Dito!

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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by Henrik » Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:15 pm

Krurze wrote:
BleuPanda wrote:Neighborhood #1
Sinnerman
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Same here.
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Post by jamieW » Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:50 pm

Henrik wrote:
Krurze wrote:
BleuPanda wrote:Neighborhood #1
Sinnerman
Dito!
Same here.
Ditto x 4!

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Post by Bang Jan » Thu Mar 22, 2018 4:18 pm

Life in a Northern Town
Sinnerman
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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by ordinaryperson » Thu Mar 22, 2018 6:21 pm

The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town
Nina Simone - Sinnerman
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Post by DaveC » Thu Mar 22, 2018 6:56 pm

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Nina Simone - Sinnerman

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Post by Honorio » Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:03 pm



3. Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) vs. 4. The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town
2. Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight vs. 1. Nina Simone – Sinnerman

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Post by antonius » Thu Mar 22, 2018 8:10 pm

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight

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Post by StevieFan13 » Thu Mar 22, 2018 8:51 pm

jamieW wrote:
Henrik wrote:
Krurze wrote:
Dito!
Same here.
Ditto x 4!
Likewise
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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by Neil » Fri Mar 23, 2018 12:27 am

The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town
Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight

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Post by prosecutorgodot » Fri Mar 23, 2018 5:10 am

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) vs. The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town
...kinda a no-brainer. To put it succinctly, the "ooh-ooh-ooh-ooh-ooh"s towards the end of Tunnels beat out the "hey-ah-mah-mah-mah"s throughout Northern Town.

Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight vs. Nina Simone - Sinnerman
The tougher of the two matches, because "Bright Lights" really is a sweet little tune. I ended up going with what I perceive as the more unique song.

I think we know what the final two will be, which are the same two we originally predicted. Self-fulfilling prophecy perhaps.

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Post by EmilienDelRey » Fri Mar 23, 2018 4:36 pm

The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

Nina Simone - Sinnerman

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Post by Romain » Fri Mar 23, 2018 4:47 pm

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)

Nina Simone - Sinnerman

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Post by andyd1010 » Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:59 pm

1. Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
vs.
2. The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

3. Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight
vs.
4. Nina Simone - Sinnerman


Sinnerman has grown on me a lot recently, but I still think it's longer than it needs to be.

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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by Rob » Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:14 am

3. Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) vs. 4. The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

2. Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight vs. 1. Nina Simone - Sinnerman

Cool that I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight came this far. It isn't really the type of song that you'd expect here, but as a longtime favorite I'm happy it is here. This is end of the line, though.

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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by woodymac » Wed Mar 28, 2018 8:45 pm

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Richard And Linda Thompson - I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight
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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by Sweepstakes Ron » Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:43 am

Life in a Northern Town
I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight

Look's like Neil and I are the only ones going full underdog. I've been backing these two pretty strong the whole game, so the choice was easy.
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Post by luvulongTIM » Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:29 am

^^^^^^^^SAME^^^^^^^

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Post by sonofsamiam » Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:17 pm

Life in a Northern Town
Sinnerman

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Re: Overlooked Songs 2: Semifinals

Post by BleuPanda » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:20 pm

Results

Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels): 13
The Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town: 7

Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight: 6
Nina Simone - Sinnerman: 14

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