Results: Not only was our last match the closest we’ve seen so far, it also featured some of the most contentious commentary from our voters. In the end, The Smiths/Morrissey pulled away for a narrow victory and now advance to the Great 48. The numbers: The Smiths/Morrissey 31%; Brian Eno 25%; Blur/Damon Albarn 16%; Rick Springfield 13%; The Jam/Style Council/Paul Weller 13%; The Stone Roses 3%.
Next up in our tournament to name the greatest band of all time, from the Fillmore region, is a talented pack of undeniable rockers headed by an art rock legend.
- #9 Peter Gabriel: Listen
- The Steve Miller Band: Listen
- Buffalo Springfield: Listen
- Nick Lowe: Listen
- The Black Crowes: Listen
Note: Genesis appears separately, so voters should evaluate Peter Gabriel more in terms of his solo career.
Polls close Wednesday at midnight.
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