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post May 24 2015, 08:45 PM
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Buzzjackfestivalen 2015


Hello all! It's that time of year again! ohmy.gif

I haven't had the time to do any graphics yet but I might be able to throw together a few bits over the next few days or so. But anyway, welcome to Buzzjackfestivalen! We're taking a wee break from BJSC, but Mikey should be with you for the next edition at the end of June. This little spin-off is here for those of you who wish to participate. It doesn't count towards stats or anything - it's purely a bit of fun!

This spin-off is based on the Swedish Eurovision national final process Melodifestivalen. We're still confirming minor changes to the format for this year's edition but the general idea is:

4 heats (hosted by none other than the floppy mods themselves)
1 AC ('Andra chansen' = 'Second Chance' for all you civilian flops who get a second chance of qualifying to the final)
1 Final

Before confirmations open tomorrow night, here are some little rules in addition to the normal BJSC rules:

- Songs must be a maximum of 3 minutes in length. They can be shorter if you wish, but not a second over 3:00. The video can be longer than 3 minutes, as long as the song itself is 3:00 or shorter. You can also enter a song longer than 3 minutes if YOU are willing to edit it down for the purposes of the competition. If there is any doubt then PM either myself, Yu, Silas or Jahq.

- No Eurovision or Junior Eurovision songs are allowed, nor are any songs that have competed in national finals for either of these competitions. Of course Eurovision artists are allowed, but not with the song(s) they entered with.

More details will be given when Confirmations open tomorrow night!

Hope to see as many of you as possible! x

Provisional dates:

Confirmations: Monday May 25 - Friday May 29 (or Saturday May 30)
Detävlingar: Monday 1 June - Thursday June 4
Andra chansen: Friday June 5 - Monday June 8
Finalen: Wednesday June 10 - Saturday June 14

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post May 24 2015, 08:55 PM
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Ooh fantastic! I've got a song ready to send, can't wait biggrin.gif
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post May 24 2015, 08:59 PM
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Very excited for this!
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post May 24 2015, 08:59 PM
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Also got something ready, quite a fun childhood favourite of mine that I'd never send to BJSC but I feel it'll work for a spin-off that's a bit of fun. I look forward to it!
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post May 24 2015, 09:03 PM
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Is there gonna be a cap on number of entrants for this?

I'm hoping to take part anyway, have a perfect song that I love.
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post May 24 2015, 09:04 PM
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We'll see on the numbers (they were down last year) but 32 would be ideal if there is enough demand.
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post May 24 2015, 09:12 PM
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funny enough there's a song I'm liking a lot right now which is spot on 3 minutes so I will be entering this~
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post May 24 2015, 09:18 PM
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You can't beat a bit of BJFest cheer.gif
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post May 24 2015, 09:20 PM
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I've had a song decided for a month or so now, I'm out tomorrow night so hopefully all the places don't run out before I get a chance to confirm! ohmy.gif I'll try and pop onto my phone anyway.
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post May 24 2015, 09:23 PM
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ooh i've found something which fits the bill smile.gif
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post May 24 2015, 09:28 PM
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i don't know if i'll be #manicuring this bjfest or not but its kind of the easiest option cos they're all supa short
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post May 24 2015, 09:36 PM
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Perhaps against my better judgement I have chosen to enter this year happy.gif

We've gone for something relatively poppy, hopefully pop enough for the pop-centric tastes of BJFest at least! (not that it matters, since we'll just finish bottom of the table again, as per usual~~)
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post May 24 2015, 09:39 PM
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oh this is exciting biggrin.gif

I have a few artists in mind, it's just a case of finding a song that isn't over 3 mins but for my favourite artist that's proving to be quite difficult as most of their songs are too long laugh.gif
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post May 24 2015, 09:42 PM
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Readying my first non-James Blake BJFest entry. Y'all prepare to be inspired. (Unless the song is rejected by the mods in which case I have nothing else currently lined up and may not enter at all)

I do hope people are actually planning to send GOOD SONGS this time, I was left rather disappointed by the last two editions of this.
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post May 24 2015, 09:45 PM
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Provisional dates added to the first post. Subject to change etc. etc. etc.

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post May 24 2015, 09:57 PM
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Whittling down to a few songs that I know are 3 minutes long or lower biggrin.gif There's a pretty high chance that I may go instrumental for this smile.gif

Also a high chance that it may be a video game song smile.gif
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post May 24 2015, 10:09 PM
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Klum Rep is getting WEIRD this time around. Be afraid.
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post May 24 2015, 10:31 PM
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I have a totally different entry for this, think it could do quite well.
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post May 24 2015, 11:53 PM
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Beaverdonia is goin back to its roots for this comp!
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post May 25 2015, 12:17 PM
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QUOTE(✖ ketalina ✖ @ May 24 2015, 10:28 PM) *
i don't know if i'll be #manicuring this bjfest or not but its kind of the easiest option cos they're all supa short


Please do Leww! wub.gif
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