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[GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

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Hey all!

 

We were thinking that this board could do with some good clean fun. So to get things kicking off, here's a game we've been playing in the office lately.

 

The aim is to get from any artist in Spotify to Skrillex using only the Related Artists in the fewest number of steps.

For instance, here's Coldplay (just right-click and select 'copy HTTP link' to get the link):

 

1. Coldplay > The Killers

2. The Killers > MGMT

3. MGMT > La Roux

4. La Roux > Calvin Harris

5. Calvin Harris > Deadmau5

6. Deadmau5 > Skrillex

 

Credit to Sam for figuring that one out.

 

Think you've got a quicker route? Give it a go.

 

Get it in 6 or less and feel free to suggest a new starting band.

 

Good luck..

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

Hello,

 

Next challenge. Hans Zimmer to Skrillex. I've just managed it. Give it a try!

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

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I can do Rick Astley to Skrillex

 

 

1. Rick Astley Dead or alive

2. Dead or Alive - Beastie Boys

3. Beastie Boys  - Fatboy Slim

4. Fatboy Slim - Prodigy

5. Prodigy - Pendulum

6. Pendulum - Skrillex

 

 

Can anyone get George Michael to Skrillex?

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

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I've just done Joni Mitchell to Skrillex. Took 6 steps....anyone else?

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

joni tori amos

tori bjork

bjork massive attack

massive attack groove amarda

groove armada prodigy

prodigy skirilex

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

Calvin - George Michael...Easy.

 

- George > Madonna

- Madonna > Lady Gaga

- Lady Gaga > David Guetta

- David Guetta > Calvin Harris

- Calvin Harris > Pendulum

- Pendulum > Skrillex

 

Your turn... Madness?

 

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

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Simple.  

 

1. Madness > Blur

2. Blur > Gorillaz

3. Gorillaz > Daft Punk

4. Daft punk > Deadmau5

5. Deadmau5 > Skrillex

 

The tip seems to be get to a dance-act ASAP.  How quickly can someone get from Dio to Skrilex?

 

(and it can be done...)

 

 

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

Come on...

 

- Dio > Metallica 

- Metallica > Serj Tankian

- Serj Tankian > Rage Against The Machine

- Rage Against The Machine > Prodigy

- Prodigy > Pendulum

- Pendulum > Skrillex.

 

Steve Winwood. Go.

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Re: [GAME] The Six Degrees of Skrillex

7 steps....

 

Winwood > Robert Palmer

RP > Human League

HL > New Order

NO > Bjork

Bjork > Faithless

Faithless > Basement Jaxx

BJ > Skrillex

 

 

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