Heston, Flex and Marky's Friday Top 5

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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by daredevil » 23 Mar 2012, 3:23pm

JennyB wrote:Mine are pretty mainstream:

1. Suffragette City
2. Modern Love (don't judge -- I love this song)
3. Ziggy Stardust
4. Ashes to Ashes
5. Space Oddity
Modern Love almost made my top 5, but ended up choosing Under Pressure instead.

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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by 101Walterton » 23 Mar 2012, 4:07pm

1. Drive In Saturday
2. Life On Mars
3. Star Man
4. Ziggy Stardust
5. Changes

Predictable however classics are classics for a reason.

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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by tepista » 23 Mar 2012, 4:11pm

101Walterton wrote:1. Drive In Saturday

3. Star Man
I got no problem with those being top 5 picks either.
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Wolter » 23 Mar 2012, 4:30pm

tepista wrote:
101Walterton wrote:1. Drive In Saturday

3. Star Man
I got no problem with those being top 5 picks either.
I got no problem with most of these.

Heck, if it's a Bowie song recorded between 1969-1980, it's probably totally defensible.
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Dr. Medulla » 23 Mar 2012, 4:57pm

I can't be the only one who is surprised that Hoy didn't select "Dancing In the Street" just to be a dick?
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by tepista » 23 Mar 2012, 5:01pm

I am going to tabulate the results based on a 5 pts for 1st, 4 pts for 2nd etc. Don't tell my work, this is a monumental waste of time.
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Silent Majority » 23 Mar 2012, 5:08pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:I can't be the only one who is surprised that Hoy didn't select "Dancing In the Street" just to be a dick?
I thought he'd use it for at least three of his choices.
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by tepista » 23 Mar 2012, 5:22pm

with 12 voters (first place votes in parenthesis)

1. Ashes to Ashes 15pts (1 1st pl vote)
2. Moonage Daydream 12pts (2)
3. Rebel Rebel 12pts
4. Space Oddity 11pts (2)
4. Sound and Vision 11pts (1)
6. Modern Love 10pts
7. Changes 9pts (1)
7. Ziggy Stardust 9pts
9. Sweet Thing/Candidate 8pts
9. Rock and Roll Suicide 8pts
11. Suffragette City 7pts (1)
11. Life on Mars? 7pys
13. Time 6pts (1)
13. Station to Station 6pts
15.Cat People (Putting Out Fire) 5pts (1)
15. 1984 5pts (1)
15. Drive-In Saturday 5pts (1)
15. Diamond Dogs 5pts

31 songs total received votes
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by gkbill » 23 Mar 2012, 5:56pm

Hello,

1. Scary Monsters (very far ahead)
2. Cat People (the original version - I have it on a 45 - much better than the version on Let's Dance)
3. Fashion
4. Diamond Dogs
5. I am a DJ

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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Marky Dread » 23 Mar 2012, 6:09pm

1. Life On Mars
2. Ashes To Ashes
3. White Light / White Heat (Peel)
4. Moonage Daydream
5. Hang On To Yourself

Bubbling under :

Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)
Rebel Rebel
Modern Love ....JB it's great ;)
Changes
Ziggy Stardust
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Marky Dread » 23 Mar 2012, 6:12pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:I can't be the only one who is surprised that Hoy didn't select "Dance Magic Dance" just to be a dick?
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by tepista » 23 Mar 2012, 6:14pm

Marky Dread wrote: 5. Hang On To Yourself
that one's as good as any.

i'll update the standings after a few more entries
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Wolter » 23 Mar 2012, 6:19pm

If Hoy REALLY knew how to Bowie troll, he'd pick The Laughing Gnome.
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Marky Dread » 23 Mar 2012, 6:22pm

Wolter wrote:If Hoy REALLY knew how to Bowie troll, he'd pick The Laughing Gnome.
Hoy hoy hoy he he he I'm the Laughing Gnome and you can't catch me.
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Re: Heston's Friday Top 5

Post by Wolter » 23 Mar 2012, 6:25pm

Marky Dread wrote:
Wolter wrote:If Hoy REALLY knew how to Bowie troll, he'd pick The Laughing Gnome.
Hoy hoy hoy he he he I'm the Laughing Gnome and you can't catch me.
Man, that song is embarrassingly awesome.
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"But the gorilla thinks otherwise!"

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