MY NEW FUN THING TO DO songs tournament

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11 Nov 2007, 7:43

Because school work can wait.

All I did was randomized my entire song library, and took the first 64 songs to come up. I will now pit one against the other and whittle them down, world cup style, and see who wins!!

ROUND 1

Vast - Song Without a Name
Eyeball Skeleton - The Bouncing Apes
WINNER: VAST

Dizzee Rascal - Learn
Uncle Tupelo - John Hardy
WINNER: Dizzee Rascal

The Black Keys - When The Lights Go Out
General Public - I'll Take You There
WINNER: Tough choice... gonna go with The Black Keys

Catherine Wheel - Gasoline
The Pillows - Ride on Shooting Star
WINNER: Let's give it to the pillows.

JC Chasez - Until Yesterday
Shonen Knife - Watchin' Girl
Winner: Shonen Knife

The Exploding Hearts - Thorns in Roses
Glen Phillips - Sir Duke
WINNER: The Exploding Hearts

Spoon - Back to the Life
Spymob - Half Steering
Winner: SpyMob

Ultravox - Vienna
Spank Rock - What It Look Like
WNNER: Spank Rock

Junior Boys - In the Morning
Billy Squier - The Stroke
WINNER: Billy Squier

Queen of Japan - White Horse
Aerosmith - Young Lust
WINNER: Whoa how is this one so difficult... geez... Aerosmith out of respect.

The Doors - Roadhouse Blues
Jamiroquai - Feels Just Like It Should
WINNER: The Doors

HIM - Wicked Game
The Hugh Dillon Redemption Choir - Microscope
WINNER: Hugh

Beirut - The Gulag Orkestar
Squeeze - Cool For Cats
WINNER: Squeeze

Garbage - Cherry Lips
Benny Benassi - Turn Me Up
WINNER: Garbage

Dada - Dim
Patsy Cline - Walking After Midnight
WINNER: Patsy

Josh White - I Believe I'll Make A Change
JC Chasez - Blowing Me Up With Her Love
WINNER: JC

Wide Mouth Mason - My Old Self
The Chills - Pink Frost
WINNER: The Chills... taking out a big contender

Faith No More - The Cowboy Song
Hank Williams III - Cocaine Blues
WINNER: Faith No More

Andrew Wk - She Is Beautiful
Faith No More - The Crab Song
WINNER: Andrew WK

Exuma - Zandoo
Alice In Chains
- Got Me Wrong (Unplugged)
WINNER: Alice In Chains

Red Hot Chili Peppers - Fortune Faded
Exuma - Snake
WINNER: Chili Peppers

Heart - Alone
Rufus - Tell Me Something Good
WINNER: Rufus

Leadbelly - Abraham Lincoln
Hazmat Modine - Lost Fox Train
WINNER: Leadbelly

Big & Rich - Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy)
The Streets - When You Wasn't Famous
WINNER: Big & Rich, by a tiny margin

The Shins - The Past and Pending
Elton John - Tiny Dancer
WINNER: Elton

Brooks & Dunn - You Can't Take the Honky Tonk out of the Girl
Kylie Minouge - Fever
Artist: Brooks & Dunn

Leadbelly - Don't You Love Your Daddy No More
Ray LaMontagne - Three More Days
WINNER: Leadbelly

Tommy James & The Shondells - Sweet Cherry Wine
The Stranglers - Spectre Of Love
WINNER: Tommy James

Simply Saucer - Instant Pleasure
The White Stripes - The Air Near My Fingers
WINNER: The White Stripes

Peter Bjorn and John - [track artist=]Young Folks[/track]
Double - The Captain of Her Heart
WINNER: Double

Maximo Park - Our Velocity
Rogue Wave - Are You on My Side
WINNER: Rogue Wave

Badly Drawn Boy - Everybody's Stalking
Toots and The Maytals - Sweet & Dandy
WINNER: Badly Drawn Boy


ROUND 2: It only gets tougher

Vast - Song Without a Name
Dizzee Rascal - Learn
WINNER: Dizzee

The Black Keys - When The Lights Go Out
The Pillows - Ride on Shooting Star
WINNER: The Black Keys

Shonen Knife - Watchin' Girl
The Exploding Hearts - Thorns in Roses
WINNER: The Exploding Hearts

Spymob - Half Steering
Spank Rock - What It Look Like
WINNER: Spank Rock

Billy Squier - The Stroke
Aerosmith - Young Lust
WINNER: Billy

The Doors - Roadhouse Blues
The Hugh Dillon Redemption Choir - Microscope
WINNER: Gotta give it to Hugh...

Squeeze - Cool For Cats
Garbage - Cherry Lips
WINNER: damn... Garbage

Patsy Cline - Walking After Midnight
JC Chasez - Blowing Me Up With Her Love
WINNER: shit!! JC

The Chills - Pink Frost
Faith No More - The Cowboy Song
WINNER: The Chills

Andrew Wk - She Is Beautiful
Alice In Chains - Got Me Wrong (Unplugged)
WINNER: AIC

Red Hot Chili Peppers - Fortune Faded
Rufus - Tell Me Something Good
WINNER: Rufus

Leadbelly - Abraham Lincoln
Big & Rich - Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy)
WINNER: Big & Rich

Elton John - Tiny Dancer
Brooks & Dunn - You Can't Take the Honky Tonk out of the Girl
WINNER: Brooks & Dunn

Leadbelly - Don't You Love Your Daddy No More
Tommy James & The Shondells - Sweet Cherry Wine
WINNER: Leadbelly

The White Stripes - The Air Near My Fingers
Double - The Captain of Her Heart
WINNER: God! The White Stripes

Rogue Wave - Are You on My Side
Badly Drawn Boy - Everybody's Stalking
WINNER: Toughest matchup yet, made weirder by the fact that I don't think I'd ever actually listened to the Rogue Wave song before tonight... two very similar songs, stylistically... I think Rogue Wave pulls off an upset here.


Round 3: Sweet Sixteen

Dizzee Rascal - Learn
The Black Keys - When The Lights Go Out
WINNER: Dizzee

The Exploding Hearts - Thorns in Roses
Spank Rock - What It Look Like
WINNER: Spank Rock

Billy Squier - The Stroke
The Hugh Dillon Redemption Choir - Microscope
WINNER: Billy

Garbage - Cherry Lips
JC Chasez - Blowing Me Up With Her Love
WINNER: JC

The Chills - Pink Frost
Alice In Chains - Got Me Wrong (Unplugged)
WINNER: Uh oh... I think it's gotta go to the Chills.

Rufus - Tell Me Something Good
Big & Rich - Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy)
WINNER: Rufus

Brooks & Dunn - You Can't Take the Honky Tonk out of the Girl
Leadbelly - Don't You Love Your Daddy No More
WINNER: Brooks & Dunn

The White Stripes - The Air Near My Fingers
Rogue Wave - Are You on My Side
WINNER: Am I going to regret this later?? I can't get over this song!! Rogue Wave


Round 4: The Elite Eight
I could see any of the songs still in the running as ending up the winner... lets see how this goes down!!

Dizzee Rascal - Learn
Spank Rock - What It Look Like
WINNER: It all comes down to this for the two representatives from the hip hop world from the original 64... sorry Dizz, gotta give it to Spank Rock.

Billy Squier - The Stroke
JC Chasez - Blowing Me Up With Her Love
WINNER: This JC shit is just too insane...

The Chills - Pink Frost
Rufus - Tell Me Something Good
WINNER: The Chills

Brooks & Dunn - You Can't Take the Honky Tonk out of the Girl
Rogue Wave - Are You on My Side
WINNER: One more time for Rogue Wave

Round 5: Final Four

Spank Rock - What It Look Like
JC Chasez - Blowing Me Up With Her Love
WINNER: Spank Rock makes the finals.

The Chills - Pink Frost
Rogue Wave - Are You on My Side
WINNER: The dark horse finally meets their match. The Chills are in the finals.


FINAL ROUND

Spank Rock - What It Look Like
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The Chills - Pink Frost

After much difficult and careful consideration, I declare the winner to be.
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The Chills - Pink Frost!!!

Amazingly haunting and powerful song. A well deserved win.
Maybe I will do this again sometime?

Comentarios

  • Porpentina

    This looks like an ultimate no-life thing to do, so I think I'll try it out... :P

    20 Dic 2007, 18:18
  • pogopatterson

    Thank God, we didn't have Last.fm, Facebook or any of those other diversions when I was at school.

    22 Feb 2010, 16:58
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