Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by Heine » Mon Aug 15, 2011 10:26 pm

Spud wrote:
Heine wrote: Nice idea!!! Hey, what about some merchandising? - Just kiddin'! Don't ever commercialise it! - We make our own music, so we should be able to create our own gooddies. I know a shop where you can get a mug with your own photo or jpg. So, at least it should be easy to create a Song Fight "coffee stein". :lol:
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http://www.cafepress.com/spudstuff/4353743 (scroll down a ways)
Oh... Nobody told me... :oops:
C'mon, the Songfight Stuff! link on the main page is new!?! Isn't it? :?
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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by Caravan Ray » Tue Aug 16, 2011 1:38 am

had forgotten about that cafepress site

I can't believe that no one has ever bought a Caravan Ray = SEX G-string yet!
Perhaps I need to increase the price to make it even more excusive
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http://www.cafepress.com.au/caravanray.155993295

Oh well - Christmas is coming up fellas - the little lady will thank you for it. And at $170 - it is not some cheap trinket...it is designer fashion that is.
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Post by ujnhunter » Tue Aug 16, 2011 12:08 pm

Caravan Ray wrote:had forgotten about that cafepress site

I can't believe that no one has ever bought a Caravan Ray = SEX G-string yet!
Perhaps I need to increase the price to make it even more excusive
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http://www.cafepress.com.au/caravanray.155993295

Oh well - Christmas is coming up fellas - the little lady will thank you for it. And at $170 - it is not some cheap trinket...it is designer fashion that is.
Little lady? That's the coolest Banana Hammock I've ever seen!
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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by Kapitano » Tue Aug 16, 2011 3:36 pm

ujnhunter wrote:Banana Hammock
That should the the title of next week's fight.
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Post by bubblepipemedia » Wed Aug 17, 2011 12:04 pm

Thanks for all the great reviews! This place is a real nice community for quality honest feedback. You'll definitely see me again next fight!
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Post by Spintown » Sat Aug 20, 2011 1:18 pm

I know I'm like 3 fights behind on reviews...but I'll get caught up. Until then, Sammy Kablam just did his first video review of Song Fight.

http://spintown79.blogspot.com/2011/08/ ... nt_20.html
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Post by BBABM » Sat Aug 20, 2011 2:45 pm

Spintown wrote:I know I'm like 3 fights behind on reviews...but I'll get caught up. Until then, Sammy Kablam just did his first video review of Song Fight.

http://spintown79.blogspot.com/2011/08/ ... nt_20.html
That is pretty awesome, I wish I had entered this fight so he could review mine. I hope he keeps it up!
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Post by Kapitano » Sat Aug 20, 2011 4:41 pm

There is just one thing worse than an empty head deciding it's a musical genius.

An empty head deciding it's a comedy genius.
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Post by Spintown » Sat Aug 20, 2011 5:05 pm

That is pretty awesome, I wish I had entered this fight so he could review mine. I hope he keeps it up!
Well he started doing the video reviews halfway through SpinTunes #3. He told me he plans to do Song Fight reviews on video from now on when he can. Based on how often he reviewed past rounds I wouldn't expect every fight to get reviewed...but you should expect more video reviews in the future.
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Post by Manhattan Glutton » Sat Aug 20, 2011 5:41 pm

Kapitano wrote:An empty head deciding it's a comedy genius.
+1, and I didn't even get to my review. This is tryin' too hard - and for what? I can't imagine anything more pathetic than groupies who think Song Fight is some key to internet fame.
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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by SchlimminyCricket » Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:45 pm

I didn't watch far enough into his video to see if there was any indication of an answer to this, but does this guy make music himself? It seems like he just thinks it's cool to hate stuff. Granted, I only watched the first minute or so before I closed it, so maybe he had a few really nice and helpful things to say about us all. Yep. I'll pretend that's what it was.

Anyway, when are we going to put out our reviews of his review? I feel like that would be fun. Maybe even in song form.
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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by reve » Sat Aug 20, 2011 10:09 pm

Kapitano wrote:
ujnhunter wrote:Banana Hammock
That should the the title of next week's fight.
+1
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Post by Spintown » Sun Aug 21, 2011 3:29 pm

"+1, and I didn't even get to my review. This is tryin' too hard - and for what? I can't imagine anything more pathetic than groupies who think Song Fight is some key to internet fame."

Internet fame? I don't think Sammy is doing anything of the such. If he was going to pick a popular form of media to review in hopes of gaining fame from it's audience...I think he would pick something more popular than the movie "Ghost Game", or contests like SpinTunes & Song Fight.

"I didn't watch far enough into his video to see if there was any indication of an answer to this, but does this guy make music himself?"

Why?

"It seems like he just thinks it's cool to hate stuff."

Did you read the title & subtitle? It's the 10th NR he's done here...

His YouTube profile reads, "Opinionated Jerk". His Twitter profile reads, "Dickhead critic of everything you do." The guy can't do too much more to let people know it's a gag.

People shouldn't think he's doing this cause he has a grudge against Song Fight, or them personally. He did his first video review of SpinTunes...he is close friends with a lot of the people in SpinTunes...and blasted the hell out of them as well.

"Anyway, when are we going to put out our reviews of his review? I feel like that would be fun. Maybe even in song form."

I talked to Sammy, he would love that, and looks forward to responding if that happens. By the way, he's more than happy to respond to any comments you may have about his reviews. He's not a SongFighter though, so you would have to leave a comment on the video or tweet him.
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Post by SchlimminyCricket » Sun Aug 21, 2011 4:25 pm

I stopped watching because I found the negativity really annoying and his jokes didn't make me laugh. I didn't bother visiting his profile or anything. If he's doing a bit, then cool. That's his prerogative. I'll withhold my offended-ness and corresponding attempts at retribution for when someone legitimately means me wrong.
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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by Kapitano » Sun Aug 21, 2011 5:44 pm

Spintown wrote:His YouTube profile reads, "Opinionated Jerk". His Twitter profile reads, "Dickhead critic of everything you do." The guy can't do too much more to let people know it's a gag.
Yes, we all get that it's a joke.

He doesn't get that it's a bad joke. A tired, childish, boring joke that he doesn't even do well.

Pretending to be a dickhead is only funny to...actual dickheads.
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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by Billy's Little Trip » Sun Aug 21, 2011 5:49 pm

Spintown wrote:I know I'm like 3 fights behind on reviews...but I'll get caught up. Until then, Sammy Kablam just did his first video review of Song Fight.

http://spintown79.blogspot.com/2011/08/ ... nt_20.html
I laughed and I think he did a good job. But then again, I like idiots and retarded humor.....and colorful shirts. :lol:

His review of our song: "The biggest achievement of this song is that other songs happen to suck more" :lol:

I'll watch every review this guys does from now on.
....until he sucks 50% more than he does now.
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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by Billy's Little Trip » Sun Aug 21, 2011 5:53 pm

Kapitano wrote:Pretending to be a dickhead is only funny to...actual dickheads.
Hey Mr. Kapitccino, I'm not a dickhead. :(
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Post by Caravan Ray » Sun Aug 21, 2011 7:07 pm

Spintown wrote:
His YouTube profile reads, "Opinionated Jerk". His Twitter profile reads, "Dickhead critic of everything you do." The guy can't do too much more to let people know it's a gag.

People shouldn't think he's doing this cause he has a grudge against Song Fight, or them personally. He did his first video review of SpinTunes...he is close friends with a lot of the people in SpinTunes...and blasted the hell out of them as well.

"Anyway, when are we going to put out our reviews of his review? I feel like that would be fun. Maybe even in song form."

I talked to Sammy, he would love that, and looks forward to responding if that happens. By the way, he's more than happy to respond to any comments you may have about his reviews. He's not a SongFighter though, so you would have to leave a comment on the video or tweet him.
That was pretty cool. NIce idea and well executed - but I do agree with Kapitano that the 'jokes' were pretty poor. I have no problem with the negativity - but it was just too repetitive and probably a bit too long. Needs sharpening up a bit.

I'd love to have a crack at doing a script edit for him for his next one if he likes
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Post by Spintown » Sun Aug 21, 2011 7:31 pm

I'd love to have a crack at doing a script edit for him for his next one if he likes
Well you can message him to find out, idk what he would say to that.
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Post by Manhattan Glutton » Sun Aug 21, 2011 9:17 pm

Spintown wrote:Internet fame? I don't think Sammy is doing anything of the such.
Internet fame? Ok, how about internet attention? There's that, and the fact we're an easy community to troll.
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Post by ujnhunter » Mon Aug 22, 2011 6:03 am

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Re: Reviews are the Heartbeat of this Fight (YATHOTOFS Reviews)

Post by lalabrookie » Mon Aug 22, 2011 6:35 am

I actually laughed pretty hard at some of this, especially the review of Juliet's Happy Dagger song..."the harmonies sound like the inside of a slaughterhouse ran by a cross-eyed butcher" and "if this song were a family, they would be a week away from divorce and the kids would end up with the grandparents". I think that's pretty funny stuff. I think he just needs to speed it up a little and perfect his delivery. Otherwise, I enjoyed the video.

I think we should definitely critique the review in song form, though...that is a fabulous idea.
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