Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

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Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Bang Jan » Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:09 pm

The way this game works is that you will be given two sets of four songs, your job is to rank each of the sets from best to worst. First place gets 4 points, second gets 3 etc.

The song with the most points in each set will advance to the semi-finals. If there is a tie for points, then the song with more first place votes will advance. If they are tied on first place votes as well, there will be a sudden death tiebreak. Also the six highest scoring non-winners in the heat stage (based off point per voter and then percentage of first place votes) will also advance to the semi-finals.

Feel free to ask any questions, deadline is next Wednesday at 15:00 UTC.

Thread for the Draw

GROUP TAU
You Am I | Heavy Heart
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
Collectors | Lydia Purple
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
The Commodores | Zoom



See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby andyd1010 » Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:04 pm

GROUP TAU
You Am I | Heavy Heart
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
Collectors | Lydia Purple
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly

GROUP UPSILON
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby TheLastEnemy » Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:56 pm

GROUP TAU
(1) The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
(2) Collectors | Lydia Purple
(3) Metric | Gold Guns Girls
(4) You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
(5) Lauren Hoffman | Broken
(6) Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
(7) The Commodores | Zoom
(8) Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby DaveC » Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:19 pm

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
The Commodores | Zoom
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby bonnielaurel » Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:08 pm

GROUP TAU
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
Collectors | Lydia Purple
You Am I | Heavy Heart
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly

GROUP UPSILON
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Zombeels » Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:50 am

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
You Am I | Heavy Heart
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly

GROUP UPSILON
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Bang Jan » Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:57 pm

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby diezcielos » Thu Apr 11, 2019 3:14 pm

GROUP TAU
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom
Lauren Hoffman | Broken

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby acroamor » Thu Apr 11, 2019 3:16 pm

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
You Am I | Heavy Heart
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly

GROUP UPSILON
Lauren Hoffman | Broken'
The Commodores | Zoom
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby hectorthebat » Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:42 am

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
The Commodores | Zoom
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Barry » Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:51 am

GROUP TAU
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
The Commodores | Zoom
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Lauren Hoffman | Broken

Upsilon was the hardest group to rank for me so far-every song in it was almost equally excellent.

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Bang Jan » Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:05 pm

Don’t forget to vote!
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Moonbeam » Sat Apr 13, 2019 4:00 pm

GROUP TAU
1. Metric | Gold Guns Girls
2. The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
3. You Am I | Heavy Heart
4. Collectors | Lydia Purple

GROUP UPSILON
1. Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
2. Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
3. Lauren Hoffman | Broken
4. The Commodores | Zoom

"Flamingo" is the kind of song this game was built for. Woo hoo!

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby CupOfDreams » Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:52 am

GROUP TAU
Collectors - Lydia Purple
The Smiths - Oscillate Wildly
Metric - Gold Guns Girls
You Am I - Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell - See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores - Zoom
Lauren Hoffman - Broken
Kero Kero Bonito - Flamingo

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Safetycat » Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:19 am

GROUP TAU
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
Collectors | Lydia Purple
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby madzong » Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:22 am

GROUP TAU
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
You Am I | Heavy Heart
Collectors | Lydia Purple

GROUP UPSILON
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
The Commodores | Zoom
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)

I found it hard to pick between The Smiths and Metric, and pick between Kero Kero Bonito and Lauren Hoffman. Bar the Smiths, I didn't know any of these three particular artists. I was quite surprised - I enjoyed all four songs especially out of the two groups.

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Honorio » Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:33 pm


1 | The Collectors | Lydia Purple | 1968
4 | Metric | Gold Guns Girls | 2009
5 | The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly | 1985
8 | You Am I | Heavy Heart | 1998

2 | Delia Gartrell | See What You Done, Done (Hymn No. 9) | 1971
3 | Lauren Hoffman | Broken | 2006
6 | The Commodores | Zoom | 1977
7 | Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo | 2014

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Romain » Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:07 pm

A strong strong week.

GROUP TAU
1. Collectors | Lydia Purple
4. You Am I | Heavy Heart
5. Metric | Gold Guns Girls
7. The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly

GROUP UPSILON
2. Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
3. Lauren Hoffman | Broken
6. The Commodores | Zoom
8. Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo


"Lydia Purple" and "See What You Done Done" is why this game is the most interesting of this website. I'm so happy to discovering this kind of song. Thanks to the one who nominate this.

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Krurze » Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:50 pm

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
The Commodores | Zoom
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby jamieW » Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:33 pm

GROUP TAU
2. The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly 9
3. Collectors | Lydia Purple 8
4. Metric | Gold Guns Girls 8
8. You Am I | Heavy Heart 5

GROUP UPSILON
1. Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9) 9
5. Lauren Hoffman | Broken 7
6. The Commodores | Zoom 6
7. Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo 5

I'll include ratings as well as rankings, since it was a great week. Delia and The Smiths are outstanding, and I'd never heard either before (which surprised me with The Smiths).

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Henrik » Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:36 am

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
The Commodores | Zoom
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Rob » Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:45 am

GROUP TAU
1. Metric | Gold Guns Girls
4. Collectors | Lydia Purple
5. The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
7. You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
2. Lauren Hoffman | Broken
3. Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
6. The Commodores | Zoom
8. Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo

Flamingo was way too cute for me, but otherwise this a very good week. Lauren Hoffman and Delia Gartrell are pretty much a tie for me.

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby spiritualized » Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:35 am

GROUP TAU
Metric | Gold Guns Girls (in my top 500)
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart
Collectors | Lydia Purple

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
The Commodores | Zoom

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Bang Jan » Tue Apr 16, 2019 2:26 pm

24 hours remain!
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Emerald » Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:17 pm

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple
Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
Lauren Hoffman | Broken
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
The Commodores | Zoom

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Sweepstakes Ron » Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:16 am

1 | Metric | Gold Guns Girls
2 | The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
3 | You Am I | Heavy Heart
4 | Collectors | Lydia Purple

1 | Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo
2 | Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9)
3 | Lauren Hoffman | Broken
4 | The Commodores | Zoom
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby StevieFan13 » Wed Apr 17, 2019 12:59 pm

Metric | Gold Guns Girls
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly
You Am I | Heavy Heart
Collectors | Lydia Purple
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 10

Postby Bang Jan » Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:16 pm

RESULTS:

GROUP TAU
Collectors | Lydia Purple | 72 | 11
Metric | Gold Guns Girls | 70 | 7
The Smiths | Oscillate Wildly | 60 | 5
You Am I | Heavy Heart | 38 | 1

GROUP UPSILON
Delia Gartrell | See What You Done Done (Hymn No. 9) | 72 | 10
Lauren Hoffman | Broken | 65 | 6
Kero Kero Bonito | Flamingo | 47 | 5
The Commodores | Zoom | 46 | 2

Repechage leaderboard:

AURORA | Running with the Wolves | 2.923 | 38.46%
Metric | Gold Guns Girls | 2.917 | 29.17%
The J.B.'s | The Grunt | 2.840 | 28.00%
Stevie Wonder | Do I Do | 2.833 | 30.00%
The Cookies | I Never Dreamed | 2.828 | 44.83%
Lauren Hoffman | Broken | 2.826 | 26.09%
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