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    *FINAL* Battle of the Bands 2008

    Time to revert to a timeless classic, the original.

    Everyone gets 10 nominations and 5 seconds (up for debate).

    Looking for 96.
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    New Order
    Joy Division
    Queens of the Stone Age
    Talking Heads
    They Might Be Giants
    Blur
    The Living End
    Arcade Fire
    The Strokes
    Foo Fighters
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    Is this all-time or just from 2008?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 99* View Post
    Is this all-time or just from 2008?
    All time. The Beatles was the winner of the one done a couple years back, iirc.


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    Reckon The Beatles should be excluded from this battle.

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    I'll use up a couple of my seconds:
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    Joy Division
    Arcade Fire
    And I'll nominate
    Muse (surprise surprise)
    The White Stripes
    Radiohead
    Pulp
    ABBA
    The Veils

    That'll do me.

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    Second Blur, agree on exclusing fabs also

    Nominate:

    Rolling Stones
    Oasis
    Nirvana
    Guns N' Roses
    Motley Crue

    Gonna save my other 5 nominations for later if that's okay
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    Quote Originally Posted by _Ed_ View Post
    Pulp
    Second.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NZTailender View Post
    Reckon The Beatles should be excluded from this battle.
    That sounds like a good idea to me.

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    Led Zeppelin
    Kings of Leon
    AC/DC
    Red Hot Chilli Peppers
    Iron Maiden
    3 Doors Down
    System of a Down
    Creed
    Weezer

    Seconding:
    Nirvana
    Rolling Stones
    Foo Fighters
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    Quote Originally Posted by 99* View Post
    Kings of Leon
    Second


    Quote Originally Posted by 99* View Post
    3 Doors Down
    System of a Down
    Creed
    Reckon we should also be given at least 3 votes to void bands from entering tbh.

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    Second Muse, Oasis, Radiohead and Arcade Fire.

    Nominate:

    1) Bloc Party
    2) Athlete
    3) The Killers
    4) Keane
    5) Doves
    6) Arctic Monkeys
    7) Dishwalla
    8) Dave Matthews Band
    9) Pink Floyd
    10) Red Hot Chili Peppers
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    Second The Killers and Dishwalla.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NZTailender View Post
    Reckon we should also be given at least 3 votes to void bands from entering tbh.


    (tbh I don't like Creed, I just couldn't think of anyone else.)

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    Second

    Red Hot Chilli Peppers
    Foo Fighters
    Nirvana
    Blur

    Nominate

    Like what I'm hearing from Aussie band Airborne, even though it is a bit suspiciously similar in sound to AC/DC.
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