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Old 05-09-2012, 10:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How obscure is your taste?

I'm only at 73% right now, I'm getting there.
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Old 05-10-2012, 12:17 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Ohforgetit1's overall favorite bands and artists
are 45.9% obscure on average.
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Old 05-10-2012, 07:27 AM   #3 (permalink)
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My tastes have changed so drastically since I got Last.FM a few years ago that I really can't rely on "overall." However, in the last 12 months my musical taste is 55.4% more obscure on average. And in the last 6 months, 62.2%! My overall is 40.8%. I am 21.8% more obscure than all the users of Last.FM!

This is fun. Haha.
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Old 05-10-2012, 07:43 AM   #4 (permalink)
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62.6% more obscure than other Lastfm users, 57.7% on average.

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Old 05-10-2012, 07:52 AM   #5 (permalink)
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72.5% here. I blame all my recent listening of the Beatles, Beach Boys and Rolling Stones for such a low number.
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Old 05-10-2012, 08:05 AM   #6 (permalink)
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8.5% personally

33.5% obscure on average.

However, I jump to around 55% when I look at my last year/6 months. Only really started looking for obscurity in that time.
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Old 05-10-2012, 08:24 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I don't have a lastFM account so I can't really gauge my collection.

But, SIANspheric is one of my favourite bands and they rate with an 89.4% obscurity rate hahaha (then again most Canadian bands rate around 80% obscurity or so it seems). Though I figure I'm closer to the 65% mark myself.
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Old 05-10-2012, 08:24 AM   #8 (permalink)
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53.2

then again most of my plays are due to girl groups that nobody's heard of and 70s glam groups.
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Old 05-10-2012, 08:48 AM   #9 (permalink)
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I can't really use that accurately on myself. When I started using Last.FM I just started accepting any recommendation I saw site unseen. So 90% of the bands on my account I've never even heard of, let alone listened to.
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Old 05-10-2012, 10:06 AM   #10 (permalink)
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52.5% overall.
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