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P!ATD vs. The Fall of Troy?

Posted by - 03:55 PM on 12/23/05
Starting January 4th, you can go to Spin.com and vote for the band of the year. The voting consists of 32 bands in 4 brackets, each of a different genre. You can go to the website and look at the bracket to check out the matchups or for your convinience, I've posted them below. Who do you think should/will win each matchup/bracket/title?

ALL-AGES - Round 1
Panic! at the Disco vs. The Fall of Troy
Alexisonfire vs. Nightmare of You
Motion City Soundtrack vs. Boys Night Out
The Academy Is… vs. Valencia

BRIT ROCK - Round 1
Bloc Party vs. Nine Black Alps
Tom Vek vs. The Magic Numbers
Art Brut vs. The Go! Team
Hard-Fi vs. The Cribs

INDIE - Round 1
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah vs. The Greenhornes
Blood on the Wall vs. Imogen Heap
Be Your Own Pet vs. Shout Out Louds
Wolf Parade vs. Feist

UNDERGROUND - Round 1
The Oranges Band vs. The Upwelling
Matson Jones vs. Smoosh
Mobius Band vs. Goblin Cock
MC Chris vs. Demander
 
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03:58 PM on 12/23/05
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My votes:

ALL-AGES - Round 1
Panic! at the Disco vs. The Fall of Troy
Alexisonfire vs. Nightmare of You
Motion City Soundtrack vs. Boys Night Out
The Academy Is… vs. Valencia

Winner: The Fall of Troy

BRIT ROCK - Round 1
Bloc Party vs. Nine Black Alps
Tom Vek vs. The Magic Numbers
Art Brut vs. The Go! Team
Hard-Fi vs. The Cribs

Winner: Bloc Party

INDIE - Round 1
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah vs. The Greenhornes
Blood on the Wall vs. Imogen Heap
Be Your Own Pet vs. Shout Out Louds
Wolf Parade vs. Feist

Winner: Wolf Parade

UNDERGROUND - Round 1
The Oranges Band vs. The Upwelling
Matson Jones vs. Smoosh
Mobius Band vs. Goblin Cock
MC Chris vs. Demander

Don't know enough of them to vote...


Overall winner: The Fall of Troy. No contest!
04:03 PM on 12/23/05
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panic has the power to take this one.....
04:04 PM on 12/23/05
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I think Panic! or The Academy Is.. will take the overall winner.. I don't know about half of those bands though.
04:06 PM on 12/23/05
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this is Spin, gotta make sure we think outside of the AP.net world in which The Academy Is doesn't hold the same power.
04:06 PM on 12/23/05
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Tfot Ftw
04:08 PM on 12/23/05
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panic, tai, and motion city will get my votes.
04:13 PM on 12/23/05
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i'm torn between motion city and boys night out, both great. i think panic will win because they are getting to be pretty big and all the girls love them.
04:17 PM on 12/23/05
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Valencia.... hands down.
04:20 PM on 12/23/05
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all-ages = nightmare of you

brit = art brut

indie = wolf parade

underground = i have no idea haha
04:30 PM on 12/23/05
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the fall of troy owns all of these bands in talent and musical presence.
04:33 PM on 12/23/05
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my money is on wolf parade ..

my vote, however, is for nightmare of you.
04:37 PM on 12/23/05
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Originally Posted by Scott Weber
Starting January 4th, you can go to Spin.com and vote for the band of the year. The voting consists of 32 bands in 4 brackets, each of a different genre. You can go to the website and look at the bracket to check out the matchups or for your convinience, I've posted them below. Who do you think should/will win each matchup/bracket/title?

ALL-AGES - Round 1
Panic! at the Disco vs. The Fall of Troy
Alexisonfire vs. Nightmare of You
Motion City Soundtrack vs. Boys Night Out
The Academy Is… vs. Valencia

BRIT ROCK - Round 1
Bloc Party vs. Nine Black Alps
Tom Vek vs. The Magic Numbers
Art Brut vs. The Go! Team
Hard-Fi vs. The Cribs

INDIE - Round 1
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah vs. The Greenhornes
Blood on the Wall vs. Imogen Heap
Be Your Own Pet vs. Shout Out Louds
Wolf Parade vs. Feist

UNDERGROUND - Round 1
The Oranges Band vs. The Upwelling
Matson Jones vs. Smoosh
Mobius Band vs. Goblin Cock
MC Chris vs. Demander

I voted for the ones i knew.
04:42 PM on 12/23/05
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Originally Posted by Scott Weber
this is Spin, gotta make sure we think outside of the AP.net world in which The Academy Is doesn't hold the same power.

don't underestimate the power of pete. if you can vote more than once and he gets the word out, panic will win in a landslide
04:44 PM on 12/23/05
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ALL-AGES - Round 1
Panic! at the Disco vs. The Fall of Troy
Alexisonfire vs. Nightmare of You
Motion City Soundtrack vs. Boys Night Out
The Academy Is… vs. Valencia

BRIT ROCK - Round 1
Bloc Party vs. Nine Black Alps
Tom Vek vs. The Magic Numbers
Art Brut vs. The Go! Team
Hard-Fi vs. The Cribs :huh:

INDIE - Round 1
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah vs. The Greenhornes
Blood on the Wall vs. Imogen Heap
Be Your Own Pet vs. Shout Out Louds
Wolf Parade vs. Feist


I'd like to see Imogen Heap/Bloc Party or Shout Out Louds win the whole thing. But Motion City would be cool too.

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