Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

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Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by ordinaryperson » Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:01 pm

Vote for your favorite out of each of the match ups. Voting for this week will end on the 2nd of May at 11:00pm UTC.

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The brackets:
Albums
Songs

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. Four Tet - There Is Love in You
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma vs. Robyn - Body Talk
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening vs. Vampire Weekend - Contra
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest vs. Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over vs. Kanye West - Gorgeous
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows vs. Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
The National - England vs. Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
The National - Sorrow vs. Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
MGMT - Siberian Breaks vs. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down vs. Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow) vs. Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice vs. Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius



Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Holden » Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:22 pm

This Is Happening - LCD Soundsystem
Halcyon Digest - Deerhunter
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Bang Jan » Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:30 pm

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

Songs
Kanye West - Gorgeous
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
MGMT - Siberian Breaks
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow)
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by FrankLotion » Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:35 pm

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest

Songs
Kanye West - Gorgeous
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows
The National - England
Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow)
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Zombeels » Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:55 pm

Four Tet - There Is Love in You
Vampire Weekend - Contra
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest


Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
The National - Sorrow
Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Laura Marling - Goodbye England Covered in Snow
Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by madzong » Sat Apr 25, 2020 8:47 pm

Albums:
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest

Songs:
Kanye West - Gorgeous
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
The National - England
The National - Sorrow
The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down
Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius
Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by acroamor » Sun Apr 26, 2020 4:28 pm

Just album votes for now:

Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Nick » Sun Apr 26, 2020 6:03 pm

Only album votes for me as well...

Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest

Cosmogramma vs Body Talk was the only somewhat hard choice. All 8 albums are great though.

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Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Robyn - Body Talk
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
The National - England
Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
MGMT - Siberian Breaks
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow)
Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Safetycat » Mon Apr 27, 2020 8:09 am

Songs:
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
The National - England
The National - Sorrow
MGMT - Siberian Breaks
Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down
Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
The Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius

Discoveries:
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles

Comments:
I guess there's no reason logically to dislike Plundered My Soul being a 2010 song but it still feels wrong. I guess you couldn't put it in 1972 though.
Expect albums at some point.

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by PlasticRam » Mon Apr 27, 2020 11:50 am

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. Four Tet - There Is Love in You
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening vs. Vampire Weekend - Contra
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest vs. Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over vs. Kanye West - Gorgeous
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Akhenaten » Mon Apr 27, 2020 7:52 pm

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow
Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by acroamor » Mon Apr 27, 2020 10:53 pm

now for the songs:

Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
The National - Sorrow
The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down
Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by rumpdoll » Tue Apr 28, 2020 5:52 am

The Album duels look more like quarterfinal, less like first round

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Robyn - Body Talk
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
MGMT - Siberian Breaks
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Safetycat » Tue Apr 28, 2020 11:11 pm

Albums:
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Robyn - Body Talk
Vampire Weekend - Contra
Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by DaveC » Wed Apr 29, 2020 12:02 am

Albums
Four Tet - There Is Love in You
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows
Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
The National - Sorrow
The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow)
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by slick » Wed Apr 29, 2020 12:15 am

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Robyn - Body Talk
Vampire Weekend - Contra
PASS

Songs
Kanye West - Gorgeous
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
The National - England
The National - Sorrow
The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
PASS
Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
PASS

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by phil » Wed Apr 29, 2020 2:59 am

Albums
Four Tet - There Is Love in You
Robyn - Body Talk
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by mileswide » Wed Apr 29, 2020 11:22 pm

Nice poster!

Albums
3. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy v. 4. Four Tet -, There Is Love in You
2. Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma v. 5. Robyn - Body Talk
7. LCD Soundsystem - This Is Happening v. 6. Vampire Weekend - Contra
1. Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest v. 8. Joanna Newsom - Have One on Me

Songs
7. Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over v. 3. Kanye West feat. Kid Cudi and Raekwon - Gorgeous
15. Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows v. 9. Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
14. The National - England v. 8. Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
10. The National - Sorrow v. 6. Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
11. MGMT - Siberian Breaks v. 12. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
4. Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down v. 5. Sarah Kirkland Snider feat. Shara Worden, Signal and Brad Lubman - Penelope: The Lotus Eaters
1. Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow) v. 2. Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
13. Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice v. 16. Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by phil » Thu Apr 30, 2020 7:35 am

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over
Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
MGMT - Siberian Breaks
Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow)
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Schüttelbirne » Thu Apr 30, 2020 2:24 pm

I'll only do songs.

Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over vs. Kanye West - Gorgeous
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows vs. Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
The National - England vs. Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
The National - Sorrow vs. Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
MGMT - Siberian Breaks vs. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down vs. Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow) vs. Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice vs. Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Chilton » Sat May 02, 2020 12:10 pm

Only Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over vs. Kanye West - Gorgeous
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows vs. Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles
The National - England vs. Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
The National - Sorrow vs. Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
MGMT - Siberian Breaks vs. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down vs. Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow) vs. Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice vs. Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by andyd1010 » Sat May 02, 2020 11:08 pm

1. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy vs. 8. Four Tet - There Is Love in You
7. Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma vs. 6. Robyn - Body Talk
2. LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening vs. 3. Vampire Weekend - Contra
4. Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest vs. 5. Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me

Songs
8. Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over vs. 3. Kanye West - Gorgeous
15. Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows vs. Owen Pallett - 13. Tryst with Mephistopheles
1. The National - England vs. 6. Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane
7. The National - Sorrow vs. 10. Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz
14. MGMT - Siberian Breaks vs. 9. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul
11. Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down vs. 16. Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters
5. Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow) vs. 4. Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New
2. Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice vs. 12. Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius

None of the songs are bad, and 5-10 are essentially even. To Old Friends and New was my favorite new discovery.

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by ordinaryperson » Sun May 03, 2020 1:43 am

WINNERS

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (12) vs. Four Tet - There Is Love in You (3)
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma (7) vs. Robyn - Body Talk (6)
LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening (11) vs. Vampire Weekend - Contra (5)
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest (10) vs. Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me (5)

Songs
Amy MacDonald - Don't Tell Me That It's Over (8) vs. Kanye West - Gorgeous (9)
Joanna Newsom - Ribbon Bows (3) vs. Owen Pallett - Tryst with Mephistopheles (13)
The National - England (9) vs. Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane (8)
The National - Sorrow (8) vs. Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz (9)
MGMT - Siberian Breaks (7) vs. The Rolling Stones - Plundered My Soul (9)
Nesian Mystik - Sun Goes Down (5) vs. Sarah Kirkland Snider - The Lotus Eaters (9)
Laura Marling - Goodbye England (Covered in Snow) (9) vs. Titus Andronicus - To Old Friends and New (7)
Joanna Newsom - Does Not Suffice (8) vs. Smiles & Frowns - Cornelius (7)
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Holden » Sun May 03, 2020 2:08 am

Age of Adz over Sorrow!
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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by Rob » Sun May 03, 2020 12:56 pm

Tiebreaker:
The National - England vs. Angus & Julia Stone - Big Jet Plane

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Re: Music of 2010: Round 1, Week 1

Post by antonius » Sun May 03, 2020 3:06 pm

England

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