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SPUT ROYALE: Round 2 Group A

Hello welcome to this OFFICIAL TOURNAMENT of Sputnik's most popular artists, back for its third year and here to make your lives misery once more. We're into the thick of it now! 50% of starting artists are GONE and only the finest still stand (well, kind-of). What happens now??? YOU DECIDE. Things are painful and difficult now, but fear not - no matter how rough it gets, the Committee are always looking out for you! Let's go!
1Slint
Slint


1. Slint vs. Botch

WINNER - Slint (31 - 17)

2022: Won against Ben Howard in Round 1
2021: Lost to The Beatles in Round 2
2020: Lost to Sigur Ros in Round 1
2Botch
An Anthology of Dead Ends


1. Slint vs. Botch

2022: Won against Shin Guard in Round 1
2021: Lost to Portishead in Round 2
3Flying Lotus
Until the Quiet Comes


2. Flying Lotus vs. PJ Harvey

WINNER - Flying Lotus (26 - 16)

2022: Won against Swans in Round 1
2021: Lost to The Cure in Round 1
2020: Lost to Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds in Round 2
4PJ Harvey
White Chalk


2. Flying Lotus vs. PJ Harvey

2022: Won against Tom Waits in Round 1
2021: Lost to Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds in Round 1
5Mount Eerie
A Crow Looked At Me


3. Mount Eerie/The Microphones vs. Joni Mitchell

WINNER - Mount Eerie/Mics (25 - 15)

2022: Won against Slipknot in Round 1
6Joni Mitchell
Court and Spark


3. Mount Eerie/The Microphones vs. Joni Mitchell

2022: Survived the Round 1 tiebreak
7Destroyer
Destroyer's Rubies


4. Destroyer vs. Alcest

2022: Won against Descendents in Round 1
8Alcest
Kodama


4. Destroyer vs. Alcest

WINNER - Alcest (25 - 11)

2022: Won against Misery Signals in Round 1
2021: Lost to Sweet Trip in Round 2
2020: Lost to Gospel in Round 4
9Ethereal Shroud
They Became the Falling Ash


5. Ethereal Shroud vs. Denzel Curry

2022: Won against Run the Jewels in Round 1
10Denzel Curry
Melt My Eyez See Your Future


5. Ethereal Shroud vs. Denzel Curry

WINNER - Denzel Curry (20 - 17)

2022: Won against Gang of Youths in Round 1
2021: Lost to the Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds in Round 1
2020: Lost to the Knife in Round 2
11Wormrot
Voices


6. Wormrot vs. The Knife

2022: Won against Beach House in Round 1
12The Knife
Deep Cuts


6. Wormrot vs. The Knife

WINNER - The Knife (21 - 16)

2022: Won against Brutus in Round 1
2021: Lost to Stereolab in Round 2
2020: Lost to Talking Heads in Round 4
13Pinback
Summer in Abaddon


7. Pinback vs. Hum

2022: Won against Tricot in Round 1
14Hum
You'd Prefer an Astronaut


7. Pinback vs. Hum

WINNER - Hum (31 - 7)

2022: Survived the Round 1 tiebreak
15Mazzy Star
She Hangs Brightly


8. Mazzy Star vs. Glassjaw

2022: Won against Amon Tobin in Round 1
2021: Lost to Carly Rae Jepsen in Round 2
16Glassjaw
Material Control


8. Mazzy Star vs. Glassjaw

WINNER - Glassjaw (24 -20)

2022: Won against Can in Round 1
2021: Lost to Mastodon in Round 2
2020: Lost to Death in Round 2
17Ryuichi Sakamoto
Async


9. Ryuichi Sakamoto vs. Laura Stevenson

WINNER - Ryuichi Sakamoto (23 - 9)

2022: Won against Candy Claws in Round 1
18Laura Stevenson
The Big Freeze


9. Ryuichi Sakamoto vs. Laura Stevenson

2022: Won against Jeff Rosenstock in Round 1
2021: Lost to Meshuggah in Round 1
2020: Lost to Orchid in Round 2
19White Ward
False Light


10. White Ward vs. Lil Ugly Mane

2022: Won against Olivia Rodrigo in Round 1
20Lil Ugly Mane
Volcanic Bird Enemy and the Voiced Concern


10. White Ward vs. Lil Ugly Mane

WINNER - Lil Ugly Mane (24 - 10)

2022: Won against Sharon Van Etten in Round 1
21Carissa's Wierd
Ugly But Honest: 1996-1999


11. Carissa's Wierd vs. ABBA

WINNER - Carissa's Wierd (22 - 19)

2022: Won against Arcade Fire in Round 1
2021: Lost to Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds in Round 3
22ABBA
Voyage


11. Carissa's Wierd vs. ABBA

2022: Won against Thrice in Round 1
2021: Lost to Death Grips in Round 2
23Ichiko Aoba
qp


12. Ichiko Aoba vs. The Flaming Lips

WINNER - Ichiko Aoba (21 - 17)

2022: Won against Grimes in Round 1
2021: Eliminated from the Round 4 play-off
2020: Lost to Melt-Banana in Round 3
24The Flaming Lips
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots


12. Ichiko Aoba vs. The Flaming Lips

2022: Won against Chat Pile in Round 1
2021: Lost to ISIS in Round 1
2020: Lost to the National in Round 2
25maudlin of the Well
Part the Second


13. maudlin of the Well vs. D'Angelo

WINNER - maudlin of the Well (21 - 18)

2022: Won against Carly Rae Jepsen in Round 1
2021: Lost to Boris in Round 2
2020: Lost to Queens Of The Stone Age in Round 1
26D'Angelo
Black Messiah


13. maudlin of the Well vs. D'Angelo

2022: Won against Lingua Ignota in Round 1
27Coheed and Cambria
The Second Stage Turbine Blade


14. Coheed and Cambria vs. Shiner

2022: Won against Weezer in Round 1
2021: Lost to Lorde in Round 1
2020: Lost to the Mars Volta in Round 1
28Shiner
The Egg


14. Coheed and Cambria vs. Shiner

WINNER - Shiner (22 - 18)

2022: Won against Arab Strap in Round 1
29Trespassers William
Anchor


15. Trespassers William vs. City of Caterpillar

2022: Won against Northlane in Round 1
30City of Caterpillar
Mystic Sisters


15. Trespassers William vs. City of Caterpillar

WINNER - City of Caterpillar (27 - 9)

2022: Won against Ethel Cain in Round 1
31mewithoutYou
Catch For Us the Foxes


16. mewithoutYou vs. Frank Ocean

WINNER - mewithoutYou (30 - 12)

2022: Won against Burial in Round 1
2021: Lost to Death in Round 1
2020: Lost to Unwound in Round 3
32Frank Ocean
Blonde


16. mewithoutYou vs. Frank Ocean

2022: Won against The Tallest Man On Earth in Round 1
2021: Lost to OutKast in Round 2
2020: Lost to Brand New in Round 1
33Rolo Tomassi
Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It


17. Rolo Tomassi vs. Emma Ruth Rundle

WINNER - Rolo Tomassi (23 - 17)

2022: Won against Manchester Orchestra in Round 1
2021: Lost to My Bloody Valentine in Round 1
2020: Lost to David Bowie in Round 4
34Emma Ruth Rundle
Engine of Hell


17. Rolo Tomassi vs. Emma Ruth Rundle

2022: Won against Porcupine Tree in Round 1
35Tim Hecker
Harmony in Ultraviolet


18. Tim Hecker vs. Talk Talk

2022: Won against Every Time I Died in Round 1
2021: Lost to Boris in Round 1
2020: Lost to Danny Brown in Round 3
36Talk Talk
Spirit of Eden


18. Tim Hecker vs. Talk Talk

WINNER - Talk Talk (28 - 11)

2022: Won against LCD Soundsystem in Round 1
2021: Lost to Sigur Ros in Round 2
2020: Lost to King Crimson in Round 1
37Nine Inch Nails
Pretty Hate Machine


19. Nine Inch Nails vs. Gospel

2022: Won against My Bloody Valentine in Round 1
2021: Lost to Fugazi in Round 2
2020: Lost to Radiohead in Round 1
38Gospel
The Loser


19. Nine Inch Nails vs. Gospel

WINNER - Gospel (23 - 22)

2022: Won against Neurosis in Round 1
2021: Lost to ISIS in Round 2
2020: Lost to Talking Heads in Round 5
39John Coltrane
A Love Supreme


20. John Coltrane vs. Radiohead

WINNER - John Coltrane (29 - 19)

2022: Won against Artificial Brain in Round 1
2021: Lost to Talking Heads in Round 5
40Radiohead
The Bends


20. John Coltrane vs. Radiohead

2022: Won against OutKast in Round 1
2021: Eliminated from the Round 4 playoff
2020: Lost to Converge in Round 2
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