Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Brad
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 2426
Joined: Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:38 pm

Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Brad » Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:17 pm

Welcome to the round 2.2 of Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018!

Vote for your favorite album in each match-up.
Remember, anyone can vote as long as the voter has heard both albums.

Good-spirited comments are encouraged, but not absolutely necessary.
Deadline = July 24th at 10am EST.

Here's a link to the bracket for the entire tournament:
http://www.bracketmaker.com/tlist.cfm?tid=469154">Moderately%20Acclaimed%20Albums%209%20(2018)

Match-ups:
1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH


Po-wer music, electric revival!

User avatar
StevieFan13
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 3944
Joined: Mon Jan 02, 2017 5:00 pm
Location: New York, New York
Contact:

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby StevieFan13 » Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:26 pm

Deep Purple - Made in Japan
Sleater-Kinney - One Beat
Weekend - La Varieté
Danger Mouse and Daniele Luppi - Rome
Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand - Sir Duke (1976)

User avatar
Romain
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 3364
Joined: Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:25 pm
Location: Lyon, France

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Romain » Tue Jul 17, 2018 3:18 pm

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright
2. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome

Four albums I really like a lot.

Brad
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 2426
Joined: Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:38 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Brad » Tue Jul 17, 2018 3:40 pm

My picks:
1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH

Thanks!

User avatar
Honorio
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1994
Joined: Sat Feb 11, 2012 7:38 am
Location: L'Eliana, Valencia, Spain

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Honorio » Tue Jul 17, 2018 3:43 pm



8. Perfume Genius - Too Bright (2014) vs. 1. Deep Purple - Made in Japan (1972)
6. Sleater-Kinney - One Beat (2002) vs. 5. Tubeway Army - Replicas (1979)
2. Weekend - La Varieté (1982) vs. 3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans (2004)
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome (2011) vs. 7. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH (2015)

User avatar
Bang Jan
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1074
Joined: Wed Sep 17, 2014 9:15 pm
Location: Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Bang Jan » Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:03 pm



3 | Perfume Genius | Too Bright
5 | Deep Purple | Made In Japan

1 | Sleater-Kinney | One Beat
2 | Tubeway Army | Replicas

8 | Weekend | La Varieté
4 | Sufjan Stevens | Seven Swans

6 | Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi | Rome
7 | SEXWITCH | SEXWITCH
"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

DaveC
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1743
Joined: Wed Jan 16, 2013 12:04 am

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby DaveC » Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:23 pm

1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH

jamieW
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1460
Joined: Sat Oct 27, 2012 9:19 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby jamieW » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:11 am

Perfume Genius - Too Bright
Tubeway Army - Replicas
Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans (Very close.)
SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH

FrankLotion
Are You Experienced?
Posts: 47
Joined: Sat May 05, 2018 9:15 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby FrankLotion » Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:49 pm

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright
2. Sleater-Kinney - One Beat
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome

Jirin
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 2154
Joined: Fri Feb 10, 2012 4:12 am

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Jirin » Thu Jul 19, 2018 2:30 am

Too Bright 90 - Made In Japan 73
One Beat 97 - Replicas 88
Seven Swans 84 - Variete 84
Sexwitch 75 - Rome 74

User avatar
PlasticRam
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1611
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 12:51 am

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby PlasticRam » Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:03 pm

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
I feel like that

User avatar
Listyguy
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1997
Joined: Sun Feb 05, 2012 8:34 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Listyguy » Thu Jul 19, 2018 6:27 pm

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans

#3 was a toughie

User avatar
Rob
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1424
Joined: Fri Jul 06, 2012 3:53 pm
Location: Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Rob » Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:38 am

Very good week again, but all choices expect match-up 3 are still easy for me.

8. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. 2. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
1. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. 6. Tubeway Army - Replicas
4. Weekend - La Varieté vs. 5. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
7. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. 3. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH

User avatar
spiritualized
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1222
Joined: Mon Dec 24, 2012 4:45 pm
Location: Near Blois, France

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby spiritualized » Sat Jul 21, 2018 8:21 am

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright (7/10) vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan (9/10)
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat (8/10) vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas (7/10)
3. Weekend - La Varieté (6/10) vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans (10/10)
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi (9/10) - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH (9/10) - Tie

hectorthebat
Let's Get It On
Posts: 188
Joined: Sat Feb 25, 2012 8:53 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby hectorthebat » Sun Jul 22, 2018 1:10 pm

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH

User avatar
Sweepstakes Ron
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1546
Joined: Sat May 18, 2013 3:32 pm
Location: Here, There, and Everywhere

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Sweepstakes Ron » Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:26 am

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
3. Weekend - La Varieté vs. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH
Feelin' good on a Wednesday

Brad
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 2426
Joined: Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:38 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Brad » Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:07 pm

2 hours left to vote!

Nassim
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 1735
Joined: Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:35 pm
Location: Paris

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Nassim » Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:04 pm

Sleater Kinney - One Beat
SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH

Kingoftonga
Unquestionable Presence
Posts: 633
Joined: Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:50 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Kingoftonga » Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:14 pm

Winners in red:

1. Perfume Genius - Too Bright vs. Deep Purple - Made In Japan
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat vs. Tubeway Army - Replicas
4. Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome vs. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH

Brad
Die Mensch Maschine
Posts: 2426
Joined: Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:38 pm

Re: Moderately Acclaimed Albums 2018 - Round 2.2

Postby Brad » Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:00 pm

17 voters this week:
Bang Jan
Brad
DaveC
FrankLotion
hectorthebat
Honorio
jamieW
Jirin
Kingoftonga
Listyguy
Nassim
PlasticRam
Rob
Romain
spiritualized
StevieFan13
Sweepstakes Ron

Winners:
1. Deep Purple - Made In Japan over Perfume Genius - Too Bright 9-7
2. Sleater Kinney - One Beat over Tubeway Army - Replicas 11-6
3. Sufjan Stevens - Seven Swans over Weekend - La Varieté 10-5
4. SEXWITCH - SEXWITCH over Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi - Rome 8-7

Round 2.3 is next!


Return to “Music, music, music...”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 87 guests