The Wedding Present: Bizarro vs. Seamonsters

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I was having a hard time deciding, so I thought I'd leave it to ilm to suss out.

Poll Results

Seamonsters 7
Bizarro 4

Pollbix, Sunday, 11 December 2011 15:39 (seven years ago) Permalink

I just listened to these back to back & I think Bizarro has the better songs, but the engineering/production/whatev dynamics on Seamonsters are incredible - imo Albini's finest hour.

Pollbix, Sunday, 11 December 2011 18:28 (seven years ago) Permalink

Nope. Can't do it.

Brad Nelson, Sunday, 11 December 2011 19:11 (seven years ago) Permalink

a year?

Jilted John and Marsha (MarkG oo la showaddywaddy), Tuesday, 13 December 2011 18:32 (seven years ago) Permalink

Zombie poll!

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Tuesday, 13 December 2011 19:20 (seven years ago) Permalink

That's odd, Seamonsters doesn't even rate for me. My personal struggle is between Bizarro and Watusi.

OH GNUS (Pyth), Tuesday, 13 December 2011 19:26 (seven years ago) Permalink

lol I don't even like Watusi much. Seamonsters is a, er, monster.

Fake Eyeball, Tuesday, 13 December 2011 19:46 (seven years ago) Permalink

c monsters

mookieproof, Tuesday, 13 December 2011 19:50 (seven years ago) Permalink

seamonsters. both are classic. otm about seamonsters having stellar engineering from albini, everything sounds so cool. those drummmmms! is that drummer in the current incarnation of the wedding present? where is he now?

tylerw_sandbox, Tuesday, 13 December 2011 20:42 (seven years ago) Permalink

Only one I ever liked at all was George Best.

los krampusinos! (pomplamau5), Tuesday, 13 December 2011 21:16 (seven years ago) Permalink

Yay for "Watusi", their most underrated album!

Gerald McBoing-Boing, Thursday, 15 December 2011 01:05 (seven years ago) Permalink

btw the cinerama albums (especially the last one -- more crunch) were really good fuiud

mookieproof, Thursday, 15 December 2011 01:09 (seven years ago) Permalink

ha, today's Album of the Day on allmusic is Bizarro with a link review that is very short and only four stars out of their five.

Bee, Saturday, 17 December 2011 07:16 (seven years ago) Permalink

love them both but the engineering on Seamonsters is brutal, and on balance I think the songs are slightly better than Bizarro.

Seamonsters wins!

Rogue Biscuits, Thursday, 22 December 2011 07:33 (seven years ago) Permalink

I always get caught up in Kennedy vs. Take Me as the better What Goes On rip-off. Can't really get past that...

dlp2917, Thursday, 22 December 2011 19:47 (seven years ago) Permalink

eleven months pass...

Automatic thread bump. This poll is closing tomorrow.

System, Wednesday, 19 December 2012 00:01 (six years ago) Permalink

Automatic thread bump. This poll's results are now in.

System, Thursday, 20 December 2012 00:01 (six years ago) Permalink



mookieproof, Thursday, 20 December 2012 04:45 (six years ago) Permalink

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