Tuesday, 26 January 2016

(Doing the Sums 2015) Are You Joe Average?

The Triple J Hottest 100 is an Australia day tradition and while the Bawley crew listen to more Double J than Triple J these days the countdown still provides opportunity to talk about the years music and measure your taste against popular opinion in the Are you Joe Average? Hottest 100 quiz.

Here is how it works:

  1. Write out a list of the songs you voted for in the triplej Hottest 100.
  2. Write down the position each of these came in the triplej Hottest 100.
  3. If a song did not make the list put down 101.
  4. Add up the scores, and divide by the number of songs you voted for.
  5. Post your results as a comment to this blog entry.

How to interpret your score:

1-13: You are Kingsmill Kunta 
14-29: Answer that Hotline Bling
30-40: You've been spending time in Loud Places
41-52: Pedestrian at Best
53-65: You were Foolish to think you would score higher?
66-77: You were on trend Once.
78-89: This score should bring you Down To Earth\
90-100: True Friends don't judge.
101: Whatever the Hottest 100 has been rubbish since the ice cream CD anyway.

The Bawley 100 top 10 scored:
The Burley Griffin - Die Alone 101
Sufjan Stevens - No Shade in the Shadow of The Cross 101
Blur - Pyongyang 101
The National - Sunshine on My Back 101
Courtney Barnett - Pedestrian At Best 43
Jess Ribeiro - Kill it Yourself 101
Belle & Sebastian - Nobody's Empire 101
Radiohead - Spectre 101
Cracked Actor - Funerals 101
Courtney Barnett - Nobody Really Cares If You Don't Go To The Party 95

Bawley's score: 94.6 True Friends don't judge.

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