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Old 01-10-2010, 02:59 PM   #1
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2009 Winners (And Losers)

oh, it is the moment you all forgot you were waiting for, THE AWARD RESULTS. YEAHYEAH!

thanks for voting! well, there is one category that i will not thank you for voting for...

Best of 2009
  • Band of 2009 - GrizzlyAnimalBearCollective
  • Best Album of 2009 - 1. Antlers - Hospice

    tie for 2. Tie : Bill Callahan - Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle

    Japandroids - Post-Nothing

    Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca
  • Best Song of 2009 - Japandroids - Young Hearts Spark Fire
  • Best Debut Band - Japandroids
  • Best Music Video - some variation on "I don't watch music videos" got the most votes...
  • Worst Hyped Act - WAVVES
  • Best Album Art - no clear winner
  • Best Album Title - tie: Mew - No More Stories / Are Told Today / I'm Sorry / They Washed Away // No More Stories / The World Is Grey / I'm Tired / Let's Wash Away, Bill Callahan - Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle
  • Biggest Letdown - Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion
  • Best Reissue - Sunny Day Real Estate - Diary / Neil Young - Archives Volume 1
  • Best EP - Bon Iver - Blood Bank
  • Best Live Act - no clear winner
  • Best Festival - Some sort of unspecified ATP Festival
  • Best City For All The Hip Musical Happenings - 3WAYTIE: Baltimore , Portland , Chicago
  • Weirdest News Story - Miley Cyrus vs Radiohead
  • Most Disappointing Breakup - Oasis with a snarky comment following it
  • Most Joy Inducing Comeback - Pavement
  • Best Record Label - Matador
  • Band Most Likely To Blow-up Next Year - Phantogram
  • Best Music Website - TinyMixTapes

Alt/Indie Forum and User Awards
  • Favorite User - EVERYBODY
  • Best Taste - "you indie ****s don't know what taste is."
  • Worst Taste - Joe
  • Biggest Elitist - Metal Forum
  • Biggest Chat Thread Whore - tie: Joe / Nolan
  • User You Wish Would Post More - Matt
  • Most Disappointing Disappearance - Tie: j0n, Matt, Biles
  • Most Knowledgeable - Joe
  • Best Avatar - Saad
  • Favorite Thread - Chat 2009
  • Most Misplaced Topic - Grunge Stuff
  • Sexiest Mod (Named Saad) - Joe
  • Sexiest Mod (Named Joe) - Saad
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Old 01-11-2010, 10:45 AM   #2
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"Biggest Letdown - Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion"
whaaaaaaaaaaaaat?!?!
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Old 01-11-2010, 12:55 PM   #3
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Yessssss! My votes counted! I can make a difference!
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Old 01-11-2010, 03:12 PM   #4
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hospice is definitely my album of the year too.

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Old 01-11-2010, 03:30 PM   #5
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"Biggest Letdown - Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion"
whaaaaaaaaaaaaat?!?!


Yepp..



I think denying it's a brilliant album is even more hip than writing on your blog how brilliant it is every other day.
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Old 01-11-2010, 03:51 PM   #6
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"Biggest Letdown - Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion"
whaaaaaaaaaaaaat?!?!

Agree
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Old 01-11-2010, 06:13 PM   #7
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The only way I can see MPP being a let down is if you expected it to raise the dead or something. That album was great.
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Old 01-11-2010, 06:29 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by paintITblack39
"Biggest Letdown - Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion"
whaaaaaaaaaaaaat?!?!

well, this is coming from the same people that voted me to be "most knowledgeable", so what do they know?
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Old 01-11-2010, 06:57 PM   #9
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merriweather post pavilion for president!

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Old 01-11-2010, 07:13 PM   #10
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but really guys, it kinda is not so great. bring back Spirit!
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Old 01-11-2010, 10:32 PM   #11
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I never was a huge Animal Collective fan, so I didn't care one way or another.

br1ng 0n t3h n01s3 p0nx 4 k-|33zy.
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Old 01-11-2010, 11:11 PM   #12
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i like to think that Phantogram's imminent blow-up will (all?) be due to this board's initial Charlie Everywhere thread.
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Old 01-12-2010, 06:33 AM   #13
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I didn't vote but I'm happy with the results
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Old 01-12-2010, 10:49 AM   #14
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speaking of, where the hell is tmt? they're still not updating and they haven't even told me what i'm doing exactly.
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Old 01-12-2010, 06:56 PM   #15
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i should email them and say that they lose the award now.
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Old 01-16-2010, 09:04 PM   #16
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that's not really man!!!
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