Posts Tagged “Triple J”

Let us Rejoice

by Purple Wyrm on January 26, 2017

You know, as far as the Wyrmlog is concerned signing up to Twitter may have been a bit of a misstep. Now whenever I have an inane thought it quickly vanishes off into the Twitterverse in 140 characters or less, (…)

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Sitting, Watching, Waiting, Wishing

by Purple Wyrm on December 27, 2015

Once again as the Earth continues its appointed circuit around the star we choose to call the Sun, the time has come to select the ten best songs of the year and send them in to Triple J where they (…)

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Hottest 100 2014

by Purple Wyrm on January 26, 2015

Not live blogging the countdown this year, I’ve got better things to do with my time. But I am listening to it and can state with confidence that even without Taylor Swift it’s not a great year. Too much dull/shouty (…)

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Warmest 100 – 2013

by Purple Wyrm on January 25, 2014

Tomorrow is of course Hottest 100 day. As happened last year some clever souls have – despite the best efforts of Triple J to stop their fun – scraped the net for vote data and compiled a list of predictions, (…)

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Hottest 100 – 2013

by Purple Wyrm on December 28, 2013

It’s that time of the year again when I vainly try and hold on to both any kind of musical relevance and my rapidly vanishing youth by voting in Triple J’s Hottest 100. I went into assembling my shortlist without (…)

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Analysis

by Purple Wyrm on June 11, 2013

Well, I’m all musiced out after the weekend, but this guy has thrown together a very nice analysis of the Hottest 100 that covers almost everything I would. So get to it!

Triple J’s Hottest 100 of the Last 20 Years – Part 2

by Purple Wyrm on June 9, 2013

Welcome back to the second half of my highly opinionated live blog of Triple J’s Hottest 100 of the last 20 years. We’ve jumped back in at 50 with Pearl Jam’s Better Man from 1995 – which came in at (…)

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Triple J’s Hottest 100 of the Last 20 Years – Part 1

by Purple Wyrm on June 8, 2013

I’m currently listening to the countdown for Triple J’s Hottest 100 of the Last 20 Years. I’m running my usual obsessive analysis and while so far I pretty much approve, I do have to say GANGSTER’S PARADISE!!!??!?!?!? HAS THE WHOLE (…)

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My Hypothesis is Ruined!

by Purple Wyrm on January 26, 2013

15 songs into the Hottest 100 and the Warmest 100 prediction is not doing well. The average deviation is standing at just under 21 places, and there have been five songs that weren’t included at all! Can you feel the (…)

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Warmest 100

by Purple Wyrm on January 21, 2013

In this age of social media it’s hard to keep a lid on things. As such, a rather clever individual has scraped the net for people’s Hottest 100 votes, and come up with a prediction for the countdown, which can (…)

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