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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #210 on: August 01, 2020, 12:03:28 PM »
Am sending harsh noise next round

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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #211 on: August 01, 2020, 01:06:52 PM »
OK all impressions are now revealed, and results should be coming sometime tonight, in local shadow ninja time.

Also a note on scoring: since I've decided to eschew decimals and since it's basically unheard of for someone to send me a song I actively dislike, I'm going to be using the scoring scale more liberally. So some of these scores may appear pretty vicious on first glance, but they're really not. For instance, a 5 in most other roulettes would be brutal, but here a 5 is just something I like aspects of but am not crazy about the whole thing.

ALL THAT TO SAY don't worry if your submission gets a low score, because there's much less difference between a 6 and 9 than you might think and it should be easy to recover (or do the opposite of recover).
I've done that sort of thing before (trying to make scoring more relative rather than absolute) but I distinctly made the scores out of a number other than 10, because I find it impossible to score things out of 10 differently to how I'd simply rate how much I like them in absolute terms.

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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #212 on: August 01, 2020, 01:10:59 PM »
my "out of 5" scoring system is an attempt to ensure the whole range of "thing i dislike" is scored equally because 95% of the time i don't use scores below 5/10 anyways and it essentially means a 0/10 and 4.75/10 are equal

i think it's kind of bent a little bit to the point where i feel like i've started giving like, 4.5ish/10's a score of 1 instead of 0 and some 6.75ish songs a 3 instead of a 2 (or well the reverse-scoring equivalent in my current roulette) but i've mostly kept it consistent i feel?

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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #213 on: August 01, 2020, 01:13:21 PM »
my "out of 5" scoring system is an attempt to ensure the whole range of "thing i dislike" is scored equally because 95% of the time i don't use scores below 5/10 anyways and it essentially means a 0/10 and 4.75/10 are equal

i think it's kind of bent a little bit to the point where i feel like i've started giving like, 4.5ish/10's a score of 1 instead of 0 and some 6.75ish songs a 3 instead of a 2 (or well the reverse-scoring equivalent in my current roulette) but i've mostly kept it consistent i feel?
It's never felt inconsistent to me, but only you can actually judge that as only you really know how much you've enjoyed each submission. :lol

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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #214 on: August 01, 2020, 01:15:58 PM »
it's consistent enough

i think this roulette and my previous roulette is where the consistency gap lies, but each roulette within itself has been pretty consistent. i'm just more inclined to be generous this time around, i think?  :lol

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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #215 on: August 01, 2020, 05:22:39 PM »
OK all impressions are now revealed, and results should be coming sometime tonight, in local shadow ninja time.

Also a note on scoring: since I've decided to eschew decimals and since it's basically unheard of for someone to send me a song I actively dislike, I'm going to be using the scoring scale more liberally. So some of these scores may appear pretty vicious on first glance, but they're really not. For instance, a 5 in most other roulettes would be brutal, but here a 5 is just something I like aspects of but am not crazy about the whole thing.

ALL THAT TO SAY don't worry if your submission gets a low score, because there's much less difference between a 6 and 9 than you might think and it should be easy to recover (or do the opposite of recover).
I've done that sort of thing before (trying to make scoring more relative rather than absolute) but I distinctly made the scores out of a number other than 10, because I find it impossible to score things out of 10 differently to how I'd simply rate how much I like them in absolute terms.

Yeah, I can see what you mean. I'm hoping that after the first round it'll be pretty easy because I'll have established a baseline for what each number means.

my "out of 5" scoring system is an attempt to ensure the whole range of "thing i dislike" is scored equally because 95% of the time i don't use scores below 5/10 anyways and it essentially means a 0/10 and 4.75/10 are equal

i think it's kind of bent a little bit to the point where i feel like i've started giving like, 4.5ish/10's a score of 1 instead of 0 and some 6.75ish songs a 3 instead of a 2 (or well the reverse-scoring equivalent in my current roulette) but i've mostly kept it consistent i feel?

Yeah, that's sort of what I was thinking. It didn't make sense to have a scale that I never even touch the bottom half of. There are hardly any songs I've ever heard that I would rate as 1 in absolute terms, honestly. Maybe that song that was getting played back when I still listened to the radio that just said 'like a g6' over and over for three minutes? That was pretty bad. Or something with Gwen Stefani. Note to participants, don't send Gwen Stefani.

That said if Buddy and Sacul really want to go the shitpost route, I will breach the number line and start using negative values.
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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #216 on: August 01, 2020, 05:25:26 PM »
i'm not gonna send gwen stefani but this song is genuinely great

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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #217 on: August 01, 2020, 05:27:56 PM »
That said if Buddy and Sacul really want to go the shitpost route, I will breach the number line and start using negative values.

No worries, I'm not here to shitpost... at least for my actual submissions. If you do give me a negative number know that it was a complete accident. :lol
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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #218 on: August 01, 2020, 05:28:34 PM »
i already sent all my songs so if there's one of them that gets negative numbers i don't think you'll be getting a repeat of it, variety babey  :metal

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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #219 on: August 01, 2020, 05:37:15 PM »
i'm not gonna send gwen stefani but this song is genuinely great

Her voice, man. I just can't get past it.

That said if Buddy and Sacul really want to go the shitpost route, I will breach the number line and start using negative values.

No worries, I'm not here to shitpost... at least for my actual submissions. If you do give me a negative number know that it was a complete accident. :lol


It would be kinda funny to run a roulette where the object is to send the song the host hates the most. Has someone already done something like this? I don't want to, but I would watch someone else do it.
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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #220 on: August 01, 2020, 05:53:11 PM »
I’m pretty sure the exact same idea was brought up in Cyril’s last roulette.
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Re: Shadow Ninja's blatantly stolen roulette: where doing it (hang)man
« Reply #221 on: August 01, 2020, 06:21:06 PM »
i know indi did "sent the worst song" round in his first roulette at least but an entire roulette of that would be miserable

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« Reply #222 on: August 01, 2020, 08:26:03 PM »
ROUND 1 RESULTS!!!!





HOF
Fernando Perdomo
Flying to Utopia
The Light
Smile
Sonja
Amicable
Arturius
4 points


This one is a bit of a mix. I find most of the music quite nice, and, on The Light especially, I think it’s great. That main riff with the bend? Just really sublime. My issue with the vocals remains, unfortunately. And I agree with you actually, I think he’s got a pretty nice voice, it’s the vocal melodies themselves just really don’t work for me at all. The instrumental tracks are pretty nice, but I think they’re less interesting musically than the vocal tracks, and the synth on Arturius I unfortunately find really grating.

So yeah. I like parts of this a lot, and other parts of it not much, which averages out to something that I’m ok with overall.


Stadler
KISS
Only You
Under the Rose
Shout Mercy
4 points


So yeah, my first impression still pretty much stands. Musically, Only You and Under the Rose are enjoyable enough, if not particularly exciting or ambitious, but the vocals really let it down. The melodies seem pretty underwritten, and the delivery feels uninspired. The big choir-y section in Under the Rose is actually a pretty cool idea, even though it doesn’t totally work for me, and nothing here is bad or unpleasant to listen to, it just doesn’t leave much of an impression either. Shout Mercy is more what I was expecting from KISS, pretty rocky and fun and it’s my favorite of the three. I don’t know if it’s the same guy singing here, but if it is, this grittier rock vocal style definitely suits him a lot better. The vocal melodies still aren’t doing much for me, but the delivery’s a lot of fun.

I basically dared you to send this band, so I appreciate you being a good sport and doing it anyway. :lol  And as I said in my earlier post, low scores here don’t indicate dislike. I’m no convert, but I can rock out to Shout Mercy at least.


Evermind
Iamthemorning
Freak Show
Os Lunatum
Lighthouse
5 points


This actually has grown on me a little since I wrote my first impression, Lighthouse especially, but it mostly still stands. It’s perfectly competent, well-performed music, with nothing in particular that I find offputting, it just doesn’t really strike any chords with me. As I said though, Lighthouse has grown on me, and I like the main melody and it’s a really cool moment when Mariusz comes in.


Puppies_On_Acid
Negură Bunget
Cunoasterea Tacuta
Dedesuptul
Hora Soarelui
6 points


This is a very interesting submission. It’s got some elements that tend to turn me off in black metal, the sort of mushy production where vocals disappear behind the instruments, there’s a lot of musically adventurous stuff happening here that improves it for me. The harsh vocals are ok, but they’re not great and those sections tend to interest me the least, but even though the clean vocals are pretty odd, I actually enjoy them most of the time when they show up, and the music is really engaging, especially when it stops riffing and roaring and just goes into weird, bass-driven flute-y sections. I’ll also say, even though not every bit of this appeals to me, the way the compositions are put together is really exciting; it kind of reminds me of maudlin of the Well, where you really never know what’s going to happen next. Hora Soraelui is probably my favorite of the three songs here.


Buddyhunter1
Sleepytime Gorilla Museum
Sleep Is Wrong
Powerless
6 Points


Yeah, so this is definitely pretty strange. It’s all over the place, with weird melodies, abrupt changes, and an overall sense of unease. There seem to be two main vocal styles here, a deep, harsh nearly-growl and a falsetto. The former I really really like, but the latter unfortunately I find a bit offputting most of the time. I really love Sleep Is Wrong, as all of the disparate elements work together to great effect and the first vocal style seems to be predominant here. Powerless doesn’t do as much for me, it seems too long for the ideas used, and I find the falsetto bits to be kind of grating. There are still a lot of good things there (the heavy “POWERLESS”, and the weird downtuned-sounding bass part) but to me it doesn’t exactly come together to a cohesive song and pulls the score down a little.


TAC
Euphoreon
Zero Below the Sun
The Grand Becoming
7 points


TAC, if you don’t listen to Wintersun, you should, I think you’d really like them.

This is just really good, hard-hitting metal. It’s not groundbreaking, really, but if you execute something well you don’t need to be. I don’t usually get into solo sections that much, but the solo in Zero Below the Sun made me scrunch my face in the universally understood symbol for ‘listening to disgusting guitar work.’ (might have been a keyboard though? Can’t really tell) Some of the vocal sections are surprisingly catchy for being entirely growled (ZERO BELOW THE SUN) and honestly I’m entirely convinced Jari isn’t doing them, although I do think they could have done with a bit more variety as they can feel a bit monotonous by the end.

I think The Grand Becoming isn’t as strong as Zero Below the Sun, and both songs suffer a bit from running longer than the ideas in them justify, but it’s still really enjoyable music overall.



wolfking
In Flames
Moonshield
Artifacts of the Black Rain
Embody the Invisible
Jotun
Episode 666
7 points


I have no solid reason why I’ve never listened to In Flames. The only thing I can think of is that I dismissed them years ago before I got into harsh vocals, and just never revisited that decision, because frankly this is exactly my kind of music. Great riffs, ferocious vocals, good songwriting, just nice all around. From what I recall of In Flames lore, The Jester Race is generally considered their best or one of their best, but I actually like the Colony song Embody the Invisible the most of the five here, though they’re all enjoyable. Unfortunately, all of the songs also suffer from sound issues. I don’t know if it’s an upload artifact or the production, but there is some serious mush going on here, which makes it harder to listen to. Honestly, absent that issue, this would be an 8 easily or maybe a 9. It’s choice stuff.



ariich
Cyril
Actor | Observer
Actor | Observer
Reprieve
In Your Ways
Reuptake
The Devil You Know
In Your Ways
Dilettante
On Your Laurels
Pareidolia
Dilettante
8 points
7 points

(i wanted so badly to have these not be on different lines but i've spent so long messing with the formatting and i just want it to end)

Since these two submissions are from the same artist and also have two songs in common, I’m going to talk about them together. Stylistically, this group is exactly my kind of thing; I love the way that these sorts of post-hardcore/metalcore band use an aggressive sound to put across something very emotional and how it compliments the softer side of their music instead of really contrasting with it. And I love the screamed vocals here, I think they’re pretty much perfect for the style. As I mentioned in my first impressions though, a lot of the clean vocal sections seem lacking to me. In Your Ways (a song you both sent, interestingly) kind of exemplifies this the most; it’s got a really nice buildup at the start, but when it gets to the chorus the melodies don’t seem to hit as hard as they should. One song where the melodies really do work for me, though, is in Pareidolia; the fragile almost-crying tone in the ‘maybe that’s why she asked’ is perfect.

Pareidolia is my favorite song out of the ones you guys sent (probably number 3 in the round overall); even though I wasn’t sure about the vocal/lyrical style at the start, it turned out to suit the song perfectly, and then the clean sections into the furious finale to the spacey ending are amazing. This song bumps Cyril up to 8 points instead of 7, even though Reuptake and On Your Laurels - the two unique full songs in Rich’s submission - I would rate higher than The Devil You Know or the two common songs.

I did consider giving you both the same score just to be an asshole and let the debate rage on though. :P



romdrums
22
Inspec
Staying Embodied
You Are Creating
Call Me Trimtab
8 points


As I said in my first impression, this is a really energetic and surprisingly varied submission. The first song, Inspec and the Call Me Trimtab have a Mew-like feel to them that I really like, with the fast tempo and high-register vocals but have some surprisingly heavy riffing as well, You Are Creating has a really cool Strokes-style swaggering groove, and they pull it all off really well. No one instrument is taking the spotlight here, but they’re all extremely tight and all have something interesting going on if you listen. The vocals are one of the big assets here for the most part, soaring over the music and taking a lot of different moods across the four songs, although some of the harmony sections (like the chorus to You Are Creating and in the second half of Inspec) don’t quite work for me, which pulled the score down a bit.

I think you said in your message that the band had broken up recently? If so, that’s a real shame because there’s a lot of talent here and some great songs.


The Walrus
Enya
Caribbean Blue
Wild Child
Orinoco Flow
Dark Sky Island
8 points


I’m vaguely familiar with Enya via cultural osmosis, but outside of Only Time (which I really like), I don’t know that I’ve ever listened to any of her music. It’s beautiful, gentle, ethereal stuff. I know I’ve Devin Townsend mention that Enya was a big influence on him, and I can definitely hear that in the way she builds soundscapes out of her voice. Caribbean Blue and Wild Child are wonderful, lush songs that are really just a joy to listen to. Orinoco Flow, I have to admit, doesn’t really work for me, the quirky staccato instrument and vocal approach just get a bit of a shrug from me, but…

Dark Sky Island is one of the most beautiful songs I’ve ever heard. It’s my favorite song of the round, and would easily be a 10 by itself. It’s the song that made me break my self-imposed ‘only listen to roulette songs during scheduled roulette listening’ rule because I wanted to keep hearing it. Orinoco Flow is a bit of a miss for me, but overall this is a fantastic submission.


Elite
Brutus
Fire
Carry
Horde V
Sugar Dragon
9 points


You don’t have to worry about sending me bad stuff yet, because I really like this. When I first listened through these songs, I really had no idea what the fuck was going on. It’s metally? But the vocalist sounds vaguely like Bjork, and half the time her vocal approach is just sort of yelling? But damn, I really got into this. The music is fast paced and hard-hitting, the vocals are compelling and emotional, and it’s really not like anything else I’ve listened to. It’s not my favorite submission of the round, but I think it is the one I was always most interested to listen to again, because it fascinates me. Fire and Carry are my favorites of the group (Carry especially), but Horde V and Sugar Dragon have a lot of good in them as well.


Luoto
Astronoid
Resin
Tin Foil Hats
Air
9 points


This is an odd mix of styles that somehow manages to feel coherent. It’s got the cascading guitars, frenetic drumming, and production style I tend to associate with black metal, but then it’s got Mew-style vocals and there’s a sort of post-rock-y feel to a lot of it. I think the production actually works to the benefit of the music here, building a sort of ethereal atmosphere that the songs sit in. The songs feel almost peaceful somehow, even though the guitars and drums are really tearing it up most of the time. I know I’ve been picky throughout these writeups on vocals, but I gotta say these are just really working for me, they act almost as instrument or a texture, but they stand out when they need to and the melodies are lovely.


Sacul
Refused
New Noise
The Refused Party Program
Tannhäuser / Derivè
Servants of Death
9 points


I was not at all expecting the brutality of this. The riffs are punishing whenever they’re not groovy, the vocals are throat-tearing and relentless, and the quieter sections in between are both unexpected and perfectly placed to build the tension before the onslaught unleashes again. It’s surprisingly musically inventive, too, with the violin section at the beginning of Tannhauser and the accordion wtf section at the end.

Honestly, I just really fucking like this. The only bits that don’t exactly work for me are the kind of spoken bits that crop occasionally in between furious outbursts, but they don’t detract much from the overall effect. Servants of Death is a bit less good than the other three songs, but it’s still great and has an enjoyable groove to it.



Tomislav95
Arcane Roots
Indigo
Belief
Half the World
10 points


I don’t know what kind of music this is, but I love it. Progressive indie rock is the best term I have for it, which is a thing I don’t even think exists. It’s adventurous and exciting musically, moving from lush atmospheric synths to some pretty heavy riffs, but nothing ever feels out of place. Since I’ve talked a lot about vocals in these writeups, I really need to mention these here, because they’re nearly perfect as far as I’m concerned. The melodies are wonderful, the delivery is beautifully sincere and emotional and even though his voice may not be the strongest in the conventional sense, it suits the music and melodies perfectly. Belief is my favorite song of the set, and is number 2 overall.



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Tomislav95   10
Elite   9
Luoto   9
Sacul   9
Cyril   8
The Walrus   8
romdrums   8
TAC   7
wolfking   7
ariich   7
Buddyhunter1   6
Puppies_On_Acid   6
Evermind   5
HOF   4
Stadler   4


Send for round 2! So I realized I didn't mention anything about submission deadlines in the signup rules. What does everyone think about three days from the time results are posted? I wouldn't kick people out or anything after that point, I'd just go ahead and start listening to whatever I have, and if you get in late your songs may just not get as many listens. Does that seem fair? Too aggressive? I'd like to keep this on a pretty quick timetable so we don't have huge lulls, but I don't want to rush people either since some of you exist outside of this forum. Let me know what you guys think!
« Last Edit: August 01, 2020, 08:31:17 PM by Shadow Ninja 2.0 »
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #223 on: August 01, 2020, 08:31:50 PM »
Arcane Roots Does It Again™

I can accept that score, anywho  :metal
I would also agree that Reuptake is better than The Devil You Know. Unfortunately, I only had 20 minutes.
I was considering swapping out one of my songs for Low and Beholden, which is also really damn excellent. Probably #4 on the album for me. But it's an incredibly good album.
the clean vox are great tho ur objectively wrong lul

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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #224 on: August 01, 2020, 08:36:37 PM »
Middle of the pack...
would have thought the same thing but seeing the OP was TAC i immediately thought Maiden or DT related
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #225 on: August 01, 2020, 08:59:30 PM »
Come back to me, come back to me~

So happy you like that song. That song brings me to tears and I have a hard time listening to that album these days. I revisited Dark Sky Island recently because I got the sheet music for the album, and it's just a magical song. You would like the whole record if you enjoyed that song so much.

You'll have my submission tomorrow. Loads of choices to pick from.

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YOU ONLY HAVE THREE DAYS, MWAHAHAHAHA!~

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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #226 on: August 01, 2020, 09:02:51 PM »
After checking out Arcane Roots, I am not going to do well in this roulette. :lol

I sent Gothic Death style Metal for Round 2..
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« Reply #227 on: August 01, 2020, 09:16:59 PM »
I sent one of my favorite voices for round 2.

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« Reply #228 on: August 01, 2020, 09:25:55 PM »
After checking out Arcane Roots, I am not going to do well in this roulette. :lol
i think you say something akin to this in every roulette

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« Reply #229 on: August 01, 2020, 09:43:37 PM »
Awe man, couldn’t beat out Kiss! ;-) I’ll make a mental note that you don’t care for the vintage synth sounds. I almost sent something else for the last song, but figured I’d try a curveball and that one always makes me smile. Different strokes.

Sending something totally different shortly.

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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #230 on: August 01, 2020, 09:54:10 PM »
Arcane Roots Does It Again™

I can accept that score, anywho  :metal
I would also agree that Reuptake is better than The Devil You Know. Unfortunately, I only had 20 minutes.
I was considering swapping out one of my songs for Low and Beholden, which is also really damn excellent. Probably #4 on the album for me. But it's an incredibly good album.
the clean vox are great tho ur objectively wrong lul

I apologize, I will update your score immediately!

I'm actually planning on buying an album from all the artists that scored 7 or above. Not for every round because I can't afford it, but this is my CD buying month so what the hell.

Come back to me, come back to me~

So happy you like that song. That song brings me to tears and I have a hard time listening to that album these days. I revisited Dark Sky Island recently because I got the sheet music for the album, and it's just a magical song. You would like the whole record if you enjoyed that song so much.

You'll have my submission tomorrow. Loads of choices to pick from.

Oh, and guys...
YOU ONLY HAVE THREE DAYS, MWAHAHAHAHA!~

You can consider your CHRVCHES dept repaid, and you are now free to send whatever you want.

Which, uh, was probably what you were doing anyway, so keep it up.

After checking out Arcane Roots, I am not going to do well in this roulette. :lol

I sent Gothic Death style Metal for Round 2..

The top 5 scoring entries are actually all quite different, so don't lose hope yet. Your belief in the impossible makes it slightly less impossible!

Awe man, couldn’t beat out Kiss! ;-) I’ll make a mental note that you don’t care for the vintage synth sounds. I almost sent something else for the last song, but figured I’d try a curveball and that one always makes me smile. Different strokes.

Sending something totally different shortly.

Stadler usually doesn't log on until Monday, so I can move your entry above his if you want. :P

And yeah, it always sucks when music you like doesn't hit other people for whatever reason. I always respect people for trying something different though, even if my respect cannot be redeemed for cash at any locations so its value is indeterminate.
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #231 on: August 01, 2020, 10:03:52 PM »
Boooo, Powerless is great. So dark and creepy-sounding. At least you called out that bassline. I still have no idea how he even performs that. :lol

Will try to send sometime tomorrow - want to check out some of the higher-scoring submissions first.
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #232 on: August 01, 2020, 10:31:47 PM »
It's possible it will grow on me. It's strange enough that I can see it taking a while to really appreciate.

At the very least, it's interesting enough that I want to keep listening.
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #233 on: August 02, 2020, 12:03:37 AM »
I'm doubling down for round 2...
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #234 on: August 02, 2020, 01:05:43 AM »
Nice :lol

I'll send something today.
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #235 on: August 02, 2020, 01:26:18 AM »
That’s a good start. Now that I don’t have to send something bad, I’ll actually have to look fpr something else!
Hey dude slow the fuck down so we can finish together at the same time.  :biggrin:
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #236 on: August 02, 2020, 02:21:56 AM »
Wow I don't think I ever got a 10 :) they are really great band. I know 2 of their albums and 1 EP (and I tink they haveca few EPs more) and I like every song
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #237 on: August 02, 2020, 02:50:58 AM »
Nice, 9 points. That album feels like one of those cases that could spawn a new subgenre, if others artists ever pick up on something similar.

I also know what to send for round 2, doing it now.
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #238 on: August 02, 2020, 03:47:37 AM »
Sent.

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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #239 on: August 02, 2020, 07:13:15 AM »
Refused fucking rule :2metal:. Although a bit of a mess that's an amazing record, very inventive indeed. Servants of Death is from their comeback album which wasn't very good but has a couple of cool tracks.

I think I know what I'll be sending now.

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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #240 on: August 02, 2020, 07:48:40 AM »
Wow I don't think I ever got a 10 :) they are really great band. I know 2 of their albums and 1 EP (and I tink they haveca few EPs more) and I like every song

You got 2 10s in my first roulette!! Tom Waits - Closing Time and Eye In The Sky by Alan Parsons are two of the best things I've ever been sent on DTF.

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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #241 on: August 02, 2020, 01:25:10 PM »
Wow I don't think I ever got a 10 :) they are really great band. I know 2 of their albums and 1 EP (and I tink they haveca few EPs more) and I like every song

You got 2 10s in my first roulette!! Tom Waits - Closing Time and Eye In The Sky by Alan Parsons are two of the best things I've ever been sent on DTF.
Oh yeah :) I'm glad you liked them that much :tup
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #242 on: August 02, 2020, 07:51:57 PM »
Sorry, was busy today. Will send tomorrow.
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Re: SN's roulette: the result pile doesn't stop from getting taller
« Reply #243 on: August 03, 2020, 01:40:51 AM »
Sent!
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Re: SN's sweet bro and hella roulette (send for round 2)
« Reply #244 on: August 03, 2020, 09:04:35 AM »
Got more than half the submissions so far, good work, friends.
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