Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

By Scott Lapatine / March 30, 2012 - 6:18 pm

This week we heard new tunes from Sigur Rós, Japandroids, The Flaming Lips & Bon Iver, and Dirty Projectors. Great songs deserve great comments, and you guys didn’t disappoint. After the jump, check out the highest and lowest rated comments of the past seven days as chosen by your clicks.

THIS WEEK’S 10 HIGHEST RATED COMMENTS

#10 Michael_ | Mar 27th Score:14
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#9 crania americana | Mar 23rd Score:15

May I propose a new “Shut Up, Dude” category for best new screen name and prematurely give the lifetime achievement award to “big-swinging-d-69″?

Posted in: Stereogum Buzz Chart: Week Of 3/18/12
#8

Ben Cornell | Mar 29th Score:16

nice going, stereogum. you’ve angered unintentional mario.

Posted in: Stereogum’s 25 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012
#7

Robert Miller | Mar 29th Score:16

Seriously…what the hell is up with this list?! Nicki Minaj? Regardless of the fact that it’s Nicki Minaj, it’s also just a remix album…who gives a shit?

And aren’t The XX coming out with a new albums soon. How is that not on this list?

Posted in: Stereogum’s 25 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012
#6 Michael_ | Mar 23rd Score:17

NO, I HAVEN’T. TELL ME EVERYTHING ABOUT HER.

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#5 djfreshié | Mar 27th Score:19

Weird Al: Like a Surgeon

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#4

Scott Otto | Mar 26th Score:23

you should be doing that in the bathroom.

Posted in: Sigur Rós – “Ekki Múkk”
#3 Michael_ | Mar 27th Score:24

That’s pretty cool about the blood and vinyl. I always wanted to get AIDS from Ke$ha. Now’s my chance!

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#2 crania americana | Mar 26th Score:25

You can really see the Beach House influence at work here.

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THIS WEEK’S 5 LOWEST RATED COMMENTS

#5 rubberjohnny0829 | Mar 25th Score:-11

sell outs

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#3 rubberjohnny0829 | Mar 26th Score:-14

Just a bunch of hippies sitting around a campfire singing gibberish and playing with theremins.

Posted in: Sigur Rós – “Ekki Múkk”
#2

Robert Miller | Mar 29th Score:-15

Also, no Rufus Wainwright “Out of the Game”???

And how is Fiona Apple first and Neil Young & Crazy Horse last “in alphabetical order”?

Posted in: Stereogum’s 25 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012
#1 eviceration | Mar 26th Score:-15

can someone explain this music? it’s long, drawn out, and the melody isn’t catchy

Posted in: Sigur Rós – “Ekki Múkk”

THIS WEEK’S EDITOR’S CHOICE (SCOTT)

adddo | Mar 29th Score:6

Quick, add the Walkmen before anyone else notices!

Posted in: Stereogum’s 25 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012

THIS WEEK’S EDITOR’S CHOICE (AMRIT)

tom | Mar 26th Score:5

Memory Tapes, Weird Tapes, Memory Cassette. Also, it’s my inalienable right as a rock critic to make up genre names whenever I feel like it.

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