AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

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AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Toni » Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:09 am

Only eight teams remain!

- Vote for your favorite song on each match. Each point counts like a "goal".
- Comments are welcome but not obligatory.
- Voting is open until Jul 23th 23:59 AMF time.
- You don't have to have named an album to vote. Everybody can!
- Please, vote for the song, not the Album

Portishead (Roads) vs. Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil) vs. Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down) vs. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together) vs. Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)


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Re: Quarter-finals

Post by acroamor » Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:19 am

I haven't been playing in this game but I just gotta say "Daredevil" has quite possibly my favorite bridge in any song.

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Re: Quarter-finals

Post by StevieFan13 » Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:56 am

The Only Living Boy in New York
Daredevil
Let Down
Come Together
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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Bang Jan » Tue Jul 17, 2018 8:06 am

Portishead (Roads)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together)
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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by DaveC » Tue Jul 17, 2018 8:39 am

Portishead (Roads)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down)
Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Mulholland » Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:57 am

The Only Living Boy in New York
Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Casimir Pulaski Day
One Way or Another

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Jirin » Tue Jul 17, 2018 11:59 am

Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Honorio » Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:25 pm

1. Roads vs. 4. The Only Living Boy in New York
8. Daredevil vs. 6. Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
2. Let Down vs. 3. Casimir Pulaski Day
5. Come Together vs. 7. One Way or Another

Wow, wonderful songs!

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by ordinaryperson » Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:18 pm

Portishead (Roads)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down)
Abbey Road (Come Together)
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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Listyguy » Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:32 pm

Portishead (Roads) vs. Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil) vs. Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down) vs. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together) vs. Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Nassim » Tue Jul 17, 2018 8:52 pm

Portishead (Roads) - 2 songs within my all time top 100!
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by andyd1010 » Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:42 pm

Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down)
Abbey Road (Come Together)

All great songs. Like I said in another thread, Let Down got a big boost after seeing Radiohead live last week.

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Post by jamieW » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:19 am

Now that I've put that rushed all-time songs list behind me, I'll jump back in here (especially since this is a week that my favorite song in each pairing actually matches the album I prefer).

Portishead (Roads)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down)
Abbey Road (Come Together)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by prosecutorgodot » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:04 am

All these songs are pretty damn great...

Only Living Boy in New York
Daredevil
Let Down
Come Together
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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Moonbeam » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:10 am

Portishead (Roads) vs. Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil) vs. Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down) vs. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together) vs. Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by FrankLotion » Thu Jul 19, 2018 1:28 am

1. Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy In New York)
2. The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil)
3. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
4. Parallel Lines (One Way Or Another)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Henry » Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:09 am

Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by TheLastEnemy » Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:36 am

Dummy (Roads)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down) vs. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)
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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by TheLastEnemy » Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:36 am

Sorry that should have said:

Dummy (Roads)
Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down)
Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)
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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Toni » Sat Jul 21, 2018 3:02 pm

6. Portishead (Roads) vs. 2. Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
8. The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil) vs. 1. Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
4. Ok Computer (Let Down) vs. 3. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
5. Abbey Road (Come Together) vs. 7. Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Gillingham » Sat Jul 21, 2018 6:00 pm

Portishead (Roads) vs. Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil) vs. Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down) vs. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together) vs. Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Toni » Mon Jul 23, 2018 10:13 pm

Few hours to vote. Results later today!

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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Sweepstakes Ron » Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:47 am

Portishead (Roads) vs. Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil) vs. Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down) vs. Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together) vs. Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)
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Re: AM Albums World Cup - Quarter-finals

Post by Toni » Tue Jul 24, 2018 9:11 pm

RESULTS:

First and third matches, between some of our very favorite albums, remained unpredictable the whole week! At the end, it came to the last voter, Sweepstakes Ron, to decide it all.

Dummy (Roads) 10 vs. 9 Bridge Over Troubled Water (The Only Living Boy in New York)
The Idler Wheel... (Daredevil) 3 vs. 16 Funeral (Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels))
Ok Computer (Let Down) 9 vs. 10 Illinois (Casimir Pulaski Day)
Abbey Road (Come Together) 12 vs. 7 Parallel Lines (One Way or Another)

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