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Old 09-23-2019, 08:12 PM   #1
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Default could we ever come up with a consensus on the best SP song?

i know its all subjective, but i feel like its one of the Siamese songs.
Soma?

Mayonaise?

Hummer?

those are just some of the ones that come to mind from that era.

porcelina is up there too i think

 
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Old 09-23-2019, 08:17 PM   #2
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Yeah, it's gotta be from that era for sure, Id throw Geek USA in the mix too. These fans who think it's a track from Machina are insane

 
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Old 09-23-2019, 08:47 PM   #3
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why yes we could

 
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Old 09-23-2019, 09:21 PM   #4
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Old 09-23-2019, 09:23 PM   #5
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ruby would be up there too i think, even though it's not sd era.



mayo and hummer stand out to me from the suggestions so far.

 
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Old 09-23-2019, 09:26 PM   #6
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ruby is definitely up there

 
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Old 09-23-2019, 10:26 PM   #7
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Old 09-23-2019, 10:31 PM   #8
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Yes.

It's Mayonaise.

 
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Old 09-23-2019, 10:54 PM   #9
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Knee jerk answer is soma.

 
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Old 09-23-2019, 10:59 PM   #10
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real answer is by starlight

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 12:20 AM   #11
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Old 09-24-2019, 12:21 AM   #12
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but the answer is ruby, live spring 1996, with the extended outro

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 12:41 AM   #13
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I would say Hummer Mayo and Soma are maybe the most cited as ultimate favs in my completely anecdotal self-reported experience as a fan

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 01:51 AM   #14
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Old 09-24-2019, 01:52 AM   #15
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tonight tonight classic rock love song

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 04:19 AM   #16
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in order

1.) Clones (We R)

2.) Landslide

3.) One and Two

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 09:04 AM   #17
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I hate to jump on the Mayo, Hummer, Soma bandwagon but yeah, after 10 years of observing online fan communities in their natural habitat, those three songs get the most mentions/praise, as they should. But I'll throw in a few overlooked classics.
Tonight Tonight. (I know it's one of their biggest songs, but I rarely see it checked off in these fan lists. But it deserves to be up there with Ruby and Porcelina)

Also, For Martha & Home.

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 10:00 AM   #18
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Starla or Porcelina

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 10:29 AM   #19
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what about set the ray to jerry?

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 10:51 AM   #20
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Yeah, it's gotta be from that era for sure, Id throw Geek USA in the mix too. These fans who think it's a track from Machina are insane
yes, because if you don't fall in the lowest common denominator or aren't stuck in the early 90s grunge/"punk" era you are insane

Stand Inside Your Love, This Time, & Age of Innocence are as good of answers to this question as any

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 11:16 AM   #21
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I don't think Netphorians can agree on anything...

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 12:43 PM   #22
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it's hummer. that song embodies everything all of the other favorite songs do.

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 12:53 PM   #23
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I hear that Big Truck05 disagrees.

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 01:27 PM   #24
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sleeping giant?

strength in numbers?

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 02:51 PM   #25
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Old 09-24-2019, 04:05 PM   #26
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Could hundreds of people with different tastes and personalities come to a unanimous agreement as to the best work by a group they all like that produced several good things for a period spanning about a decade?

Yeah, I don't see what's so unlikely about that.

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 04:53 PM   #27
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Could hundreds of people with different tastes and personalities come to a unanimous agreement as to the best work by a group they all like that produced several good things for a period spanning about a decade?

Yeah, I don't see what's so unlikely about that.
Well we've already narrowed it down to at least 3-6 tracks in this thread. That's pretty good.

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 05:08 PM   #28
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smells like teen spirit

 
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Old 09-24-2019, 05:09 PM   #29
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we did do survivors per album years ago
like, voting away the lesser songs one by one until there was only one left

and then a survivor of the survivors I think

 
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which was smells like teen spirit

 
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