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Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Bang Jan » Wed Apr 03, 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.

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GROUP RHO
Erasure | Drama!
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Foster the People | Houdini
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her

"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by andyd1010 » Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:18 pm

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Erasure | Drama!
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Foster the People | Houdini
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Slave | Just a Touch of Love

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by TheLastEnemy » Wed Apr 03, 2019 5:36 pm

GROUP RHO
(1) Erasure | Drama!
(4) Noisettes | Every Now and Then
(5) The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
(7) Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
(2) Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
(3) Foster the People | Houdini
(6) Slave | Just a Touch of Love
(8) Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by bonnielaurel » Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:41 pm

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
Erasure | Drama!
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Foster the People | Houdini
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by DaveC » Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:47 pm

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Barry » Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:08 pm

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini

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Post by diezcielos » Thu Apr 04, 2019 12:06 am

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Erasure | Drama!
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Slave | Just a Touch of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Bang Jan » Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:06 pm

GROUP RHO
Erasure | Drama!
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Foster the People | Houdini
"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Safetycat » Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:35 am

GROUP RHO
Erasure | Drama!
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Foster the People | Houdini
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Akhenaten » Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:40 pm

GROUP RHO
Erasure | Drama!
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Foster the People | Houdini
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by madzong » Sat Apr 06, 2019 2:15 am

GROUP RHO
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Foster the People | Houdini
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Romain » Sat Apr 06, 2019 6:07 am

GROUP RHO
2 The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
6 Erasure | Drama!
7 Noisettes | Every Now and Then
8 Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
1 Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
3 Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
4 Foster the People | Houdini
5 Jeff Buckley | Forget Her

The stonger week for me. I really like the 1 to 7 songs. The group sigma is honey for my ears.

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by acroamor » Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:08 pm

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Erasure | Drama!

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by acroamor » Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:34 pm

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Bang Jan » Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:39 pm

Don't forget to vote!
"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Honorio » Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:06 pm

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3 | Noisettes | Every Now and Then | 2009
5 | Erasure | Drama! | 1989
6 | The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone | 1995
7 | Deftones | Diamond Eyes | 2010

1 | Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly | 1999
2 | Jeff Buckley | Forget Her | 2004
4 | Slave | Just a Touch of Love | 1979
8 | Foster the People | Houdini | 2011

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by CupOfDreams » Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:35 am

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Anemone
Noisettes - Every Now and Then
Erasure - Drama!
Deftones - Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Keziah Jones - Hello Heavenly
Jeff Buckley - Forget Her
Slave - Just A Touch Of Love
Foster the People - Houdini

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Post by jamieW » Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:14 pm

GROUP RHO
3. The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
4. Noisettes | Every Now and Then
6. Deftones | Diamond Eyes
7. Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
1. Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
2. Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
5. Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
8. Foster the People | Houdini

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Sweepstakes Ron » Tue Apr 09, 2019 3:21 am

You know, it only just now occurred to me that “Ocean Man” by Ween would actually be eligible for Unacclaimed. Guess I know what I’m nominating next time!

I’ll get my vote in during the next 24 hours.
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by spiritualized » Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:28 am

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
Foster the People | Houdini
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just a Touch of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Henrik » Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:39 am

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Erasure | Drama!
Deftones | Diamond Eyes

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Foster the People | Houdini
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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Rob » Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:37 pm

GROUP RHO
3. Noisettes | Every Now and Then
4. Deftones | Diamond Eyes
5. Erasure | Drama!
7. The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone

GROUP SIGMA
1. Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
2. Foster the People | Houdini
6. Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
8. Slave | Just A Touch Of Love

Hello Heavenly is one of the best discoveries for me up til now.

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Bang Jan » Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:00 pm

24 hours remain!
"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Sweepstakes Ron » Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:56 pm

1 | Noisettes | Every Now and Then
2 | Erasure | Drama!
3 | The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
4 | Deftones | Diamond Eyes

1 | Foster the People | Houdini
2 | Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
3 | Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
4 | Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
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Post by Emerald » Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:49 pm

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Erasure | Drama!
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone

GROUP SIGMA
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Foster the People | Houdini

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Post by Zombeels » Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:23 am

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
Foster the People | Houdini
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Romain » Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:53 am

Rob wrote:Hello Heavenly is one of the best discoveries for me up til now.
If you like this song I higly recommand for you to listen "African Space Craft" and "Liquid Sunshine", two incredible albums by Keziah Jones.

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by phil » Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:42 am

1 | Noisettes | Every Now and Then
5 | Deftones | Diamond Eyes
6 | Erasure | Drama
8 | Brian Jonestown Masscare | Anemone

2 | Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly
3 | Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
4 | Foster the People | Houdini
7 | Slave | Just A Little Bit

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Krurze » Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:07 am

GROUP RHO
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
Noisettes | Every Now and Then
Deftones | Diamond Eyes
Erasure | Drama!

GROUP SIGMA
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her
Foster the People | Houdini
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly

Shoutout to whoever nominated Anemone, thought about that one myself

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Moonbeam » Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:01 pm

GROUP RHO
1. Erasure | Drama!
2. The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone
3. Noisettes | Every Now and Then
4. Deftones | Diamond Eyes

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Bang Jan » Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:05 pm

RESULTS:

GROUP RHO
Noisettes | Every Now and Then | 77 | 9
The Brian Jonestown Massacre | Anemone | 65 | 9
Erasure | Drama! | 55 | 5
Deftones | Diamond Eyes | 43 | 1

GROUP SIGMA
Jeff Buckley | Forget Her | 68 | 8
Keziah Jones | Hello Heavenly | 59 | 7
Slave | Just A Touch Of Love | 52 | 3
Foster the People | Houdini | 51 | 5

Repechage leaderboard (exactly the same as last time):

AURORA | Running with the Wolves | 2.923 | 38.46%
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%
Sleeper Agent | That's My Baby | 2.769 | 23.08%
Woods | The Other Side | 2.767 | 36.67%
"The first word in this song is discorporate. It means to leave your body."

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Re: Unacclaimed V: Heats, Week 9

Post by Henrik » Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:26 pm

Krurze wrote:Shoutout to whoever nominated Anemone, thought about that one myself
You’re welcome!
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