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Al McKay

is a guitarist, producer and former member of Earth, Wind & Fire. As a youngster the five time Grammy winner toured with the Ike & Tina Turner Revue, later played with Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd St. Band and then worked as one of the most prolific session musicians of the 70’s in LA. He wrote some of EWF’s biggest hits (f.e. «September») and produced together with Maurice White bands like The Emotions. 


Which song do you listen to when...
you take a bubble bath?
Fourplay
Gerald Wilson Orchestra

I don't take bubble baths, but in the shower something by the band Fourplay or Gerald Wilson Orchestra.

you relax on a beach?
Kenny Loggins - Return To Pooh Corner (LP)
you go to a club?
Beyoncé
you cook?
Notorious B.I.G.
2Pac
you prepare for an important date?

Depends on the date... probably something Classical or Jazz.

you are in a depressive mood?
Thijs Van Leer - Introspection 1 & 2
you drive a car late at night?
Brenda Russell

Brenda Russell's Greatest Hits or some classical music (Mozart or Bach)

you fall asleep?
Very Best of Japanese Music

A collection called «Very Best of Japanese Music». Which features traditional japanese music.

you make love?
Thomas Newman - Meet Joe Black (OST)

It usually would be Movie theme music – like the soundtrack from «Meet Joe Black» or «9 Months»

you sit in a plane?
George Benson - Give Me The Night (LP)
you read a book?
Nat King Cole - Night Lights
you go for a long walk?
Norah Jones
you are on the tour bus?
Santana
Ronny Jordan

That could be anything from «Santana's Greatest Hits» to Ronny Jordan

you wake up?
George Benson
Earl Kluth

It depends on what time I wake and the mood I'm in – on mellow mornings I'll listen to George Benson and Earl Klugh.

Richard Hawley

you make love?

Fuck off – more interested in making love than ...

Horse Meat Disco

take these three games along:

Swingball: the only child's game of choice ...

Shawn Lee

record you were looking for the longest

I'm still looking for it!

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Trans Am

you make love?

No music. I need to concentrate.

Wally Badarou

your party anthem
James Brown - There Was A Time

Sumner Brothers

you prepare for an important date?
Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concertos

Ian Hart

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - 3rd symphony 2nd part requirium

José James

you paint your apartment?
Corinne Bailey Rae

Ost & Kjex

you go to a club?
Zinja Hlungwani - N'Wagezani

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Missy Elliott - Miss E... So Addictive

Luke Solomon

you jog?
LCD Soundsystem - Get Innocuous

Jill Jones

you feel like 1986?
Thom Yorke - The Eraser

Soul Mekanik

you surf the internet?
Sure Is Pure - Surfer

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite band hailing from the city?

Kite

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:
Ryan Adams

Moving Units

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

Kid Koala

you ride a bicycle?
Mark Ronson - The Bike Song

James Yorkston

a song that reminds your friends of you

I guess one of mine would probably do ...

Turzi

a record you fell in love to
Eric Serra - Le Grand Bleu

Papst & Abstinenzler

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Hildegard Knef - Ich bin zu müde, um schlafen zu gehen

Bettye Lavette

first record you remember
Art Gentry - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy

Matthew Herbert

learn these three songs by heart:
Tom Waits - Step Right Up

Gwyneth Herbert

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Grapefruit Moon

Eagles Of Death Metal

you make love?
James Brown - The Payback (LP)

Manuel Tur

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Björk - Hyperballad

Jimmy Edgar

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - Lets Go to Bed

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite cities

I'm more of a country girl at ...

Daniel Wang

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kraftwerk - The Model

Anne Clark

you walk in the rain?
Djuma Soundsystem - Les Djinns (Trentemoller Remix)

Pearly Gates

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gladys Knight & The Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia

Midlake

first record you remember
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut

Chikinki

first record you remember
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

Yuck

you want to disturb your neighbours?
McLusky - Lightsabre Cocksucking Blues

Plum

take these three games along:

Twister. May be easier for rescue planes to ...

!!!

you drive a car late at night?
Roxy Music - End Of The Line

Alex Smoke

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Pablo Honey

Explosions In The Sky

you surf the internet?
Deerhunter - Helicopter

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on the tour bus?
The Faint - How Could I Forget

Kevin Saunderson

favorite sports team?

Detroit Pistons. That’s the baseketball team. They ...

Seelenluft

a song that reminds you of school
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

Parlour

a song that reminds you of school
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Morgan Geist

you sit in the subway?

You can’t hear in the subway... and ...

Anja Schneider

a record you fell in love to
David Bowie - China Girl

Dollskabeat

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Michael Reinboth

you cook?
Sun Ra - Lanquidity

Ben Watt

your party anthem
Chic - I Want Your Love

Gilles Peterson

you sit in a plane?
UFO - United Future Airlines

A Mountain Of One

first record you remember
Bay City Rollers - Bye Bye Baby

Bill Callahan

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking

Stratus

the song to be played at your funeral
Georges Delerue - Charlie's Theme

Circlesquare

you drive a car late at night?
Exocet - Demon Seed

George Duke

your ultimate heartbreak song
George Duke - No Rhyme No Reason

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite band hailing from the city?

Cisperi Trio

J Rawls

5 favorite sayings

situations / what up / peace / holla atcha boy / thas ...

Sebastien Tellier

your sunday morning song
Perry Como - Solo Tu

Alan Oldham

No. 6
Anything by Paul Pope

Kool & The Gang

you remember the good old days?
Miles Davis - Round About Midnight

Jackpot

you wake up?

I try to keep the morning hours quiet ...

Bob Power

the song to be played at your funeral
The O'Jays - Love Train

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite magazines

Ich lese nur die japanische McDonalds Fachzeitschrift.

Stefan Goldmann

you sit in the subway?

Meistens etwas von 50 Cent aus dem Handy ...

Cornelius

you fall asleep?
Robert Wyatt - Shleep

Saint Etienne

you paint your apartment?
Dexys Midnight Runners - Let's Make This Precious

Slove

you eat a pizza?
Tullio de Piscopo - Primavera (Stop Bajon)

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bobby Paunetto - Brother Will

Justus Köhncke

a song that reminds your friends of you
Imagination - Just An Illusion

Jimi Jamison

best concert you ever attended
Yes

Kasper Bjorke

a song that reminds you of school
Sir Mix-a-Lot - Baby Got Back

DJ Hell

you wake up?
The Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

DJ Nature

your ultimate heartbreak song
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

John Klemmer

you drive a car late at night?
Sade

Bit-tuner

learn these three songs by heart:
David Hasselhoff - Looking For Freedom

Droog

you dig for old records?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Matmos

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Johann Sebastian Bach - The Well Tempered Clavier

The Shortwave Set

first record you bought
Sex Pistols - God Save The Queen

Woodpigeon

5 favorite cities

Edinburgh / Ljubljana / Krakow / Paris / Montreal

Kaos

you cook?
Peter Green - In The Skies

Charles Webster

a song that reminds your friends of you
Earth, Wind & Fire - Fantasy

The Ones

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sade - Lover's Rock

Large Professor

No. 4
Lovebug Starski - Do The Right Thing

The Fray

you ride a bicycle?
Yann Tiersen - Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain

Odawas

best concert you ever attended
Dominique Leone

The Good Natured

take these three tools with you:

Tools? Er, maybe a hammer and a saw ...

Soft Rocks

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rinka - Boots Sex Dread

Horace Andy

you feel like 1972?

Hey, I am always young.

Georg Levin

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Defunkt - In The Good Times (Live)

C. Gibbs

a song that reminds you of school
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)

Ralphi Rosario

record you were looking for the longest
The Comsat Angels - I'm Falling

The Diaphanoids

you are on a football field?
Beastie Boys

Ian Pooley

you are in a depressive mood?
The Verve - Gravity Grave

Heidi

you go to a club?
Deee-Lite - World Clique

Quiet Village

you come home from the club?
Chet Baker

Coldplay

your boozed up anthem
Oasis - Rock 'n Roll Star

Richard Norris

you prepare for an important date?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Holger Czukay

you drive a car late at night?

Was die Mittelwelle an Störgeräuschen auff ...

Lail Arad

you make love?
Salt 'n' Pepa - Let's Talk About Sex

Mugison

5 favorite personal tragedies

the second I got in the world and ...

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite personal tragedies

I think if a tragedy is indeed a ...

Trusme

the song to be played at your funeral

I need some more diggin years under my ...

Alela Diane

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Scott Walker - Duchess

Sibrydion

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Shellac - Prayer To God

James Murphy

you are in a depressive mood?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Mirror Mirror

you come home from the club?
Patsy Cline - Walkin’ After Midnight

Kelli Ali

you wake up?
John Barry - The Beyondness Of Things

Morpheus

you sit in a plane?
Peter, Paul & Mary - Leaving On A Jet Plane

David Morales

you walk in the rain?
Eddie Kendricks - Date With The Rain

Angel Deradoorian

the song to be played at your funeral
Madonna - Holiday

Chromeo

No. 3
Hall & Oates - I Can't Go For That

Our Broken Garden

you meet your parents?
Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby

Au Revoir Simone

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Air Supply - Even The Nights Are Better

Bill Adler

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kanye West - Gold Digger

Chris Coco

you ride a bicycle?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Max Romeo

you camp in the desert?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Fourplay

When Saints Go Machine

you come home from the club?
Gang Of Four - At Home He's A Tourist

Modeselektor

5 favorite fruits

Gurken / Paprika / Kohl / Kartoffeln / Tomaten

Hannah Scott

your sunday morning song
Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy

Leon Ware

first record you bought
Erroll Garner - Concert By The Sea

Daddy-O

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Yanni - Before I Go

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite cartoon characters

Diamond Joe Quimby from «The Simpsons» / Stewie from ...

Holy Ghost!

you sit in the subway?
D-Train - You’re The One For Me (Labor Of Love Mix)

Oyvind Morken

your boozed up anthem
4 øl og en pizza

Sarah Jaffe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Harry Nilsson - Without You

Sandro Perri

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Judas Priest - The Ripper

The Priscillas

perfect anthem for London
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Marit Bergman

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Håkan Hellström - Känn ingen sorg för mig Göteborg

Nils Frahm

you ride a bicycle?
David Darling - Dark Wood

Lydia Lunch

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Etta James - St James Infirmary

Monday Michiru

you run naked through a cornfield?
John Barry - Born Free

Unconventional Science

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Luca C & Brigante

you rob a bank?
John Carpenter - Escape From New York Main Title

Lo Fat Orchestra

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Buck Owens - I've Got A Tiger By The Tail

Polly Scattergood

miss these three things the most about living in a city:

people / stories / life

Datarock

you cook?
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Blabber 'n Smoke

Spinto Band

you are love sick?
Jimmy Ruffin - What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted

Boozoo Bajou

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Uncle Tupelo - Satan Your Kingdom Must Come Down

Beautiful Swimmers

you wake up?
Jon Hassell - Earthquake Island

Bronnt Industries Kapital

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Durutti Column - Love No More

Yellowman

a song that reminds you of school
The Wailers - Love And Affection

Belle & Sebastian

you repair a synthesizer?
Cecil Leuter - Pop ELectronique

Tal Weiss

your guilty pleasure song
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

Kissey Asplund

you are love sick?
The Roots - Silent Treatment

Final Fantasy

you meet your parents?
Jane Siberry

James Holden

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Binary Finary - 1999

Trentemoller

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cure - Disintegration

Wooden Birds

a record you fell in love to
Cat Power - You Are Free

Vetiver

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Eric Burdon & The Animals - San Franciscan Nights

Art Brut

a song that reminds you of school
Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band - I'm The Urban Space Man

The Battle Of Land And Sea

first record you remember
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Crosby, Stills & Nash

Lisbee Stainton

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sufjan Stevens - John Wayne Gacy, Jr

Whirlwind Heat

you wake up?
Yes - Time And A Word

Tha 4orce

the song to be played at your funeral
Motherlode - When I Die

The Emperor Machine

you relax on a beach?
Steely Dan - Peg

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three DVDs along:

«Safe» by Todd Haynes, with Julianne Moore / «La ...

Omar

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Andy Gill

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Paul Weller

David Rodigan

No. 17
Super Cat - Vineyard Party

Zohra

you wake up?
Buddha Bar - Sky Walk/Althea W

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Captain Beefheart - Clear Spot

Linda Lewis

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Isn’t She Lovely; Stevie Wonder - Happy...

Mystery Jets

you cook?
Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time

Brasstronaut

you run from the cops?
Mobb Deep - Give Up The Goods

Miss Platnum

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Die nerven mich immer mit ihrem Reggae-Sound. Daher ...

King Britt

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Art Of Noise - Beat Box

Race Horses

record you were looking for the longest
The Turtles - Battle Of The Bands

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Pharoah Sanders - Naima

Karl Bartos

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Help!

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Junior Boys

your ultimate heartbreak song
Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom

Riccio

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Lavorare con lentezza» (2004) by Guido Chiesa.

Nedry

a record you fell in love to
The Postal Service - Give Up

Dwele

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dwele - Find A Way

Pepe Bradock

you ride a bicycle?
Public Enemy - Fight The Power

Wordsworth

a song that reminds you of school
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two

Nicky Siano

you ride a bicycle?

I rarely ride, but I usually don’t ...

Kalabrese

a record you fell in love to
U2 - With Or Without You

Toby Tobias

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any death metal or nasty ear grating music.

Pacifika

you read a magazine?
Miles Davis

White Denim

you sit in the subway?
Múm - Asleep On A Train

Seether

No. 3
Deftones - White Pony

Metronomy

perfect anthem for Devon
Ganja Kru - Super Sharp Shooter

Chrome Hoof

perfect anthem for London
Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five - New York New Y...

Kissogram

you come home from the club?
Arthur Lee Harper - Children Once Were You

Lopazz

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Hahaha, da braucht man keine Mucke, oder?

The Jackets

first record you remember
AC/DC - Who Made Who

Alva Noto

you cook?
Tom Waits - Bone Machine

Newton Faulkner

your boozed up anthem
Gogol Bordello - Start Wearing Purple

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cartoon characters

Family Guy / Yogi Bear / Barney Flintstone / Spiderman / Popeye

Gary Lucas

record you were looking for the longest
The Buoys - Timothy

Drugstore

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

Erol Alkan

you are on a football field?
The Stone Roses - This Is The One

Peter Broderick

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arvo Pärt - Für Alina

Shakespeares Sister

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Verve - Bitter Sweet Symphony

Pastor

you feel like 1982?
Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra

Nocturnes

a song you would use as a ring-tone

What ever comes with my phone. Currently some ...

The Golden Filter

you sit in the subway?
New Order - Fine Time

Gemma Ray

you run naked through a cornfield?
Nirvana - Rape Me

Fanfarlo

perfect anthem for London
Sleeping States - London Fields

Kid Loco

you take a bubble bath?
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

Tindersticks

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Revolution No.9

Dennis Bovell

you sit in a plane?
5th Dimension - Up, Up And Away

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Supergrass - I Should Coco

Cypress Hill

your guilty pleasure song
Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing

Apiento

you go to a club?

A fresh one would be the Tiago mix ...

Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

Bobbito Garcia

you go to a club?
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

Heidi Happy

you drive a car late at night?

Da hab ich nichts zu sagen. Hab selber ...

Pyrolator

you drive a car late at night?
Apparat - Hailin From The Edge

Ada

take these three CDs/records with you:
Kings Of Convenience - Riot On An Empty Street

Yoav

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Melanie C

5 favorite personal belongings

Phone / TV / Car / iPod / Home

Captain Sensible

you sit in the subway?
Sheila & The B Devotion - Spacer

Young Knives

best soundtrack ever
The Wicker Man

Rumer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Hoyt Axton - Greenback Dollar

Invisible Conga People

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Phew - Kodomo No You Ni

Charlotte Hatherley

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

These New Puritans

you wake up?
Michael Nyman

Bebel Gilberto

you wake up?
Björk - Venus As A Boy

Frank Black

take these three books along:

Lewis Carroll: «Through the Looking Glass». Even more ...

Lovefingers

you run from the cops?
The Clash - I Fought The Law

Jazzanova

you smuggle diamonds?
Serge Gainsbourg - Melody

Caron Wheeler

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Stevie Wonder - Pastime Paradise

Munk

you go to a club?

Hardbop oder Descargas.

Tom Vek

5 favorite moments in time

mastering the album, Camden, London 2004 / watching Soul ...

Chateau Flight

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Alter Ego

record you were looking for the longest
NEU! - NEU!

Ratatat

a song that reminds you of school
Pavement

Baikonour

a song you would use as a ring-tone

None. It’s an insult to a song ...

Million Stylez

favorite restaurant?

It’s an Indian restaurant nearby my studio ...

Woolfy

the song to be played at your funeral
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Jakob der Lügner

you are on a football field?
The Darkness - I Believe In A Thing Called Love

Ronny & Renzo

you play ping-pong?

Nicolas: Are you serious...?

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Armando

Tony Carrasco

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Trans Europe Express

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Carl Craig - From the Vault of Planet E

Ashley Beedle

you go to a club?
Half Pint - Greetings

Broken Social Scene

invite these three persons for a weekend:

My girlfriend and two other people who would ...

DJ Vadim

you take a bubble bath?
The J.B.'s - Gimme Some More

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite personal belongings

My first acoustic guitar / my MC5 T-shirt / my ...

The Late Greats

you drive a car late at night?
Bing Crosby

Bosque Brown

your ultimate heartbreak song
Low - Will The Night

Glen Johnson

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Defari

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Dramatics - Be My Girl

Mouse On Mars

take these three books along:

Martin Handford: «Wo Ist Walter» / Tom Baccei & Cheri ...

Higamos Hogamos

you ride a bicycle?
Philip Glass - Glassworks

Cortney Tidwell

No. 10
Sebadoh - Harmacy

Ingrid Olava

favorite restaurant?

Kampen Bistro, on Bogota 21

Magic Arm

you want to disturb your neighbours?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

Bottin

No. 10

Austin AUS. Stress-free experience. They even have a ...

Lexx

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - Across The Universe

DJ Kent

you run naked through a cornfield?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Azari & III

you come home from the club?
Brian Eno - An Ending (Ascent)

The Project Club

you go to a club?
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray (Paradise Ballroom Mix...

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Cassius - Rock Number One (K.I.M. Remix)

Beverley Knight

you drive a car late at night?
Beyoncé - Crazy In Love

Empire Of The Sun

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Bjorn Torske

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Residents - The Big Bubble

Wooden Shjips

you need to get work done?
Les Rallizes Denudes

Architeq

you sit in the subway?
Smiley Culture - Shan-Ah-Shan

My Bee's Garden

record you were looking for the longest
Public Strain - Women

Ilya Santana

you play ping-pong?

I hate ping pong.

Prince Language

you watch girls go by?
Slave - Watching You

Hatcham Social

your party anthem
Nirvana - Drain You

Studio

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Steve Miller Band - Serenade

Round Table Knights

you play ping-pong?
Lootpack - Questions

Marissa Nadler

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band - Music From Big Pink

Vashti Bunyan

take these three tools with you:

piano (grand – could double as house) / guitar / a ...

Scout Niblett

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pixies - Hey

Howling Bells

a song that reminds you of school
Janet Jackson - Black Cat

Clare & The Reasons

you go to a club?
Ray Charles - I Got A Woman

Max Essa

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Hall & Oates - Cold, Dark And Yesterday

Justice

5 favorite remixes
Ark - Sucubz (Mr. Oizo Remix)

Sóley

best concert you ever attended

Ahh too many... But I´d love to ...

Robin Saville

you shop for shoes?
The Chap - Fun And Interesting

Jesh

No. 5
Paul Weller - 22 Dreams

Adonis

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - It's Gonna Be Lonely

Mugwump

you play a game of chess?
Stevie Wonder - Race Babbling

Ray Mang

you are stoned?
Scientist - Meets The Space Invaders

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite concerts you attended

Neil Young (1990) / Laughing Hyenas (1994) / The Jesus ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Laurie Anderson - Big Science

Chris Carrier

you take a bubble bath?
Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot - Comic Strip

Simple Kid

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Lee Hazlewood - Some Velvet Morning

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you sit in the subway?

Den U-Bahnsong.

Fingerpicked

No. 12
Doug Paisley - Us And Them (Mojo, 2011)

Dillon

you drive a car late at night?
D.A.F. - Alle Gegen Alle

Stephan Remmler

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elvis Presley - Don't

Dan Michaelson

perfect anthem for London
Annie Lennox - Walking On Broken Glass

Dinky

5 favorite records
Arthur Russell - The World Of Arthur Russell

Sandi Thom

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bernard Herrmann - The Theme From Psycho

Little Jackie

you are love sick?
Mariah Carey - Vision Of Love

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite records
The Stranglers - The Raven

Crystal Antlers

you wake up?
Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go

Moonboots

No. 3
Echo & The Bunnymen - Ocean Rain

Joan As Police Woman

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Animal Collective - My Girls

Panico

No. 2
The Modern Lovers - Original Modern Lovers

Apache Beat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Malcolm Middleton - Burst Noel

Living Things

No. 8
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

James Pants

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

Mungolian Jetset

you take a bubble bath?
Grace Jones - Private Life

Tanya Stephens

you relax on a beach?
Uncle Cracker - Follow Me

Lhasa

your liberation anthem
Cat Stevens - On The Road To Find Out

Gossip

you drive a car late at night?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp

Ora Cogan

you paint your apartment?
Bill Monroe - I'm Working On A Building

Dominique Leone

a song that reminds you of school
Whitney Houston - How Will I Know

Simone White

a song that reminds your friends of you
Simone White - The Beep Beep Song

Camille

you come home from the club?
ABBA

2raumwohnung

take these three tools with you:

Hammer / Säge / Schraubenzieher

Fiona Daniel

you had enough of this world?

Ui... Ich glaube, dann höre ich etwas ...

Skull Defekts

start to learn these three things:

surviving / not missing things at home / that space ...

Erik Truffaz

No. 2
The Beatles - The Blue Album

Brothers Of End

you prepare for an important date?
Althea & Donna - If You Don't Love Jah

Anna Kashfi

your party anthem
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Glass Candy

best concert you ever attended
Dry Nod

Kinky

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - I’m Afraid Of Americans

Jesper Dahlbäck

which person from the city you like the most?

My wife!

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds your friends of you

A mid-tempo track with a fat bassline and ...

Orishas

you are love sick?

Well, it’s been a long time since ...

Hacienda

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Wilco - Please Tell My Brother

KT Tunstall

best concert you ever attended
The White Stripes

Penguin Prison

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Lithium

Kinski

your liberation anthem
The Archies - Feelin' So Good

Marcus Bonfanti

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Martyn - May You Never

Audie Darling

which song fits the city the best?
Patsy Cline - Tennessee Waltz

Rocko Schamoni

which song fits the city the best?
Lassie Singers - Hamburg

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Cosmin TRG

you sit in a plane?
Pink Project - Magic Flight

Micah P. Hinson

a song you would use as a ring-tone

That's not funny. Ha.

Andreya Triana

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bonobo - Black Sands

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

Johnossi


Stockholm

N.A.S.A.

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Funkmasters

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Everything Everything

you relax on a beach?
Uncouth Koala - Little Englander (Big Mouth)

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Bomb The Bass

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Howlin' Rain

you go to a club?
Selda - Katip Arzuhalim Yaz Yare Böyle

Tim Mälzer

a record you fell in love to
Soft Cell - Numbers

Hot Chip

you run naked through a cornfield?
Circus Theme Song

Casual

you prepare for an important date?
Jay-Z

Justine D

5 favorite clubs

I rarely go out, believe it or not ...

Tridact

you run naked through a cornfield?
Wagon Christ - Rendleshack

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds you of school
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Malachai

you drive a car late at night?
Nick Drake

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a record you fell in love to
Melanie - Some Say (I Got Devil)

Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

Sharon van Etten

first record you remember
Leslie Gore - You Don't Own Me

Kathy Zimmer

a record you fell in love to
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It for You)

Lucky Soul

you drive a car late at night?
Stereolab - Super-Electric

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Telephones

you want to disturb your neighbours?

One of my current neighbours just smashed her ...

Social Disco Club


Top 10 favorite remixes of all time

Steve Mason

best concert you ever attended
The Stone Roses

Electric 6

you sit in the subway?
Nancy Sinatra - You Only Live Twice

Molly Wagger

you wake up?
Portishead - The Rip

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Emma Tricca

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Martyn - May You Never

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds you of school
Hijack

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

Mechanical Bride

you destroy a hotel room?
Grinderman - Mickey Mouse & The Goodbye Man

Mavis Staples

your liberation anthem
Mavis Staples - I Have Learned To Do Without You

Pink Skull

first record you remember
Donna Summer - On The Radio

DJ Nu-Mark

first record you remember
Bobby «Boris» Pickett - The Monster Mash

Constance Amiot

best concert you ever attended

A concert at the Bayou, a small club ...

Julia Franck

get these three pets:

Soll das heissen, ich lebe dort in einem ...

Barbara Carlotti

a song that reminds your friends of you
Tim Hardin - Reason To Believe

Peanut Butter Wolf

you go fishing?

I used to fish with my dad when ...

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite books

Matthew Klam: «Sam The Cat» / William Poundstone: «Big ...

Annie

you are in a depressive mood?
Vangelis

Beppe Loda

a song that reminds your friends of you
Schaltkreis Wassermann - Lux

Ewan Pearson

first record you remember
Sailor - A Glass Of Champagne

Matthew Dear

your ultimate heartbreak song
Townes Van Zandt - When Your Dream Lover Dies

Bing Ji Ling

a record you fell in love to
Sade - Kiss Of Life

Grizzly Bear

you wake up?
Feist - My Moon My Man

John Daly

take these three tools with you:

fishing rod / knife / lighter

Defend Moscow

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Keane - Perfect Symmetry

Interpol

you feel like 1982?
Michael Jackson - Human Nature

Dego

you cook?
Krishna Shah - Shalimar OST

Lotte Kestner

your liberation anthem
Björk - Joga

Like A Stuntman

you run naked through a cornfield?
Pixies - Debaser

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Ry Cooder - Southern Comfort

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your party anthem
Chris Montez - Let’s Dance

David Holmes

you are on a football field?

The one of the coach on the sideline.

Comanechi

you make love?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Afrika Bambaataa

you sit in the subway?
James Brown

Kris Menace

first record you bought
Force Legato - System

Heavy

you cook?
Roy Ayers - You Send Me

The Miserable Rich

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richard Wagner - Die Walküre

Dollboy

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Elgar - Nimrod

A Touch Of Class

the song to be played at your funeral
Boney M. - Gotta Go Home

Hugh Herrera

your liberation anthem
D-Train - Keep On

Swahili Blonde

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Television - See No Evil

No Age

you shop for shoes?
Minutemen - Courage

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal belongings

dark glasses / guide dog / white stick / Braille Bible ...

Alexandra Hope

you sit in the subway?
Moondog - This Student Of Life

CALLmeKAT

favorite club?

I’m no big club-goer. Daniel Fridell (whom ...

Leo Zero

a record you fell in love to
Fingers Inc. - Another Side

Syd Matters

you drive a car late at night?
Mogwai - C.O.D.Y. (Come On Die Young)

Rich Medina

you stay in bed?
Jill Scott feat. 4Hero - Gotta Get Up (Another Day)

Trevor Jackson

you are in a depressive mood?
Björk - Hyperballad

Headman

best label ever

Sire Records.

Jesse Lenat

you take a bubble bath?
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

The Loose Salute

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Then I play drums, ukulele & sing through a ...

Gary Numan

your ultimate heartbreak song
Chris Isaak - Wicked Game

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Skeeter Davis - The End Of The World

Magic Mike

your boozed up anthem
DMX - Ruff Ryder Anthem

Ed Harcourt

you sit in a plane?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Only Living Boy In New York

Dynamite Deluxe

record you were looking for the longest
Smoothe Da Hustler - Once Upon A Time In America

Alexander Robotnick

you cook?
Fela Kuti - Lady

Marc Romboy

first record you bought
Wum - Ich Wünsch Mir Ne Kleine Miezekatze

DJ Touché

No. 4

«Zombie» aka «Zombie Flesh Eaters» (Lucio Fulci, 1979 ...

Rainer Trüby

you are love sick?
Gladys Knight & The Pips - Taste Of Bitter Love

Olafur Arnalds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Wolfmother

you feel like 1982?
Hall & Oates

Gravenhurst

you drive a car late at night?
Mastodon - Colony Of Birchmen

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Igor Stravinsky - The Firebird

Peter Kruder

you camp in the desert?
The Desert Sessions - Volume 9 & 10

Erobique

you make love?

Nix. Ich habs auch schon erfolglos mit Marvin ...

White Hinterland

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Port O'Brien

you sit in a plane?
Mariah Carey - Fantasy

Headless Heroes

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
DJ Shadow - What Does Your Soul Look Like (Parts 1-4)

Todd Terje

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Pointer Sisters - I'm So Excited

Irvine Welsh

a song that reminds you of school
David Bowie - Starman

Boom Bip

you prepare for an important date?
Roxy Music - 2HB

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Stars Of The Lid - Requiem For Dying Mothers, Part 1 & ...

The Phantom Band

the song to be played at your funeral
Queen - Who Wants To Live Forever?

Brennan Green

you run naked through a cornfield?

Either things are going really well or really ...

Glimpse

you sit in the subway?
Tangerine Dream - Love On A Real Train

In Flagranti

you make breakfast?

I almost never eat breakfast.

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
ELO & Olivia Newton John - Xanadu

Al Kent

perfect song to end a party with
Four Below Zero - My Baby's Got E.S.P.

Kon & Amir

you wake up?
Brand Nubian - Wake Up

Dennis Kane

perfect anthem for New York
Gil Scott-Heron - New York City

Mark Archer

your sunday morning song
Gelka - When You Gotta Go You Gotta Go

M.A.N.D.Y.

you wake up?
Beck - We Live Again

Cosmo

5 favorite records
Marvin Gaye - What’s Going On

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Rich

Psychic Ills

you are in the sauna?
The Gyuto Monks - Melody For Mahakala

Wall-E

you jog?
Fat Boys - Wipe Out

Kurt Maloo

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time

Cazals

first record you remember
Queen - A Night At The Opera

Whitehouse

your party anthem
Baby's Gang - Happy Song

Candi Staton

the song to be played at your funeral
Candi Staton - Your Face Will Be The First Face I Want ...

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you sit in a plane?
Moritz Von Oswald Trio - Vertical Ascent

Michael Mayer

your boozed up anthem
Roberto Blanco - Ein Bisschen Spass Muss Sein

Gnod

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rolf Harris - Two Little Boys

Fol Chen

you meet your parents?
The Shaggs - Who Are Parents?

Telepopmusik

best video clip you ever saw
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

Fan Death

a song that reminds you of school
Coolio - Gangsta's Paradise

Still Going

a record you fell in love to

E: Gotta wait for the movie to come ...

Efterklang

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Blackbird

Treefight For Sunlight

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Radiohead - We Suck Young Blood

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Kathryn Williams

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
S Club 7 - Reach (For The Stars)

El-P

you run from the cops?
Ghostface - Run

Aaron Wright

first record you bought
Bon Jovi - These Days

GusGus

you make love?
Gus Gus - Polydistortion

Peter, Bjorn & John

you work in the garden?
Toto - Africa

Lindstrom

you watch girls go by?
The Sandpipers - Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls

Sondre Lerche

you are in a depressive mood?
Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach - Toledo

Coyote

best concert you ever attended
The Mighty Diamonds

Chris & Cosey

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Cosey: ANY Country and Western music. I hate ...

Shitdisco

you relax on a beach?
The Cure - Killing An Arab

VV Brown

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rage Against The Machine - Killing In The Name

Nick Chacona

you run naked through a cornfield?
Talking Heads - (Nothing But) Flowers

Paul Frick

you prepare for an important date?
Paolo Conte - Via Con Me

Memory Band

you are love sick?
Anne Briggs - Go Your Way

Thieves Like Us

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod.

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

any day on the sea / waking up every ...

Good Shoes

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Mystery Jets

Colder

No. 6
Brian Eno - No One Receiving

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

a complete box set of islamic music / a ...

Windsurf

you drive a car late at night?
Raiders Of The Lost Arp - City Lights

DJ Mehdi

you run naked through a cornfield?
Stevie Wonder - Free

Dave Clarke

you feel like 1982?
The Human League

Shine 2009

you are at the hairdresser?
Marlena Shaw - California Soul

Love Inks

your guilty pleasure song
Miley Cyrus - Party In The USA

New Young Pony Club

you are in a depressive mood?
Elliott Smith

Mr Scruff

you prepare for an important date?
Brent Dowe - Girl I’ve Got A Date

Caribou

record you were looking for the longest
Sidney Owens & North, South Connection - Sputnik

John Foxx

you are in a depressive mood?
The La's - There She Goes

Cajun Dance Party

your sunday morning song
Lambchop - Is A Woman

Travis

you feel like 1982?
The Associates - Heart Of Glass

Soul Clap

your ultimate heartbreak song
Funkadelic - Baby I Owe You Something Good

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
Japan - Ghosts

Jean-Michel Jarre

record you were looking for the longest
The Spotnicks - La Marche Turque

Morton Valence

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - The Bed

Tiago

you prepare for an important date?
Gilbert O' Sullivan - Too Much Attention

Little Dragon

5 favorite records
Ralph Lundsten - Johannes & Huldran

We Are Scientists

5 favorite instruments

drums / bass / guitar / microKorg / piano

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Barn Owl

you walk in the rain?
Julee Cruise - Into The Night

Smudo

you sit in a plane?

Dort schlafe ich gerner.

Birdy Nam Nam

you run naked through a cornfield?

No music, just running!

Faust

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Frida Boccara - Cherbourg Avait Raison

Minus 8

you meet your parents?
Eartha Kitt - My Heart Belongs To Daddy

Ruede Hagelstein

you sit in a plane?
Editors - Papillon

The Invisible

you cook?
Shuggie Otis - Strawberry Letter 23

Tiga

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Soup Dragons - I'm Free

Jonathan Wilson

first record you remember
Arthur Brown - The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown

Rebelski

you take a bubble bath?
The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love

Ricardo Villalobos

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Killing An Arab

Senor Coconut

you sit in the subway?
Haruomi Hosono - Video Game Music

Tracey Thorn

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Howe Gelb

miss these three things the most about living in a city:

Not missing a thing.

Chelonis R. Jones

you jog?
The Velvet Underground - Run Run Run

The Hidden Cameras

your sunday morning song
Michael Rother - Silberstreif

AM

No. 4
Selda - Selda

The Earlies

take these three DVDs along:

«Baseketball» (enough laughter to last a thousand years ...

We Are Wolves

start to learn these three things:

dance on my head like the dervish / positive ...

Rod Thomas

record you were looking for the longest
Menswear - ¡Hay Tiempo!

Osborne

you prepare for an important date?
Jonzun Crew

Zambri

you take a bubble bath?
Portishead - Sour Times

The Revenge

your sunday morning song
John Martyn

The Morning Benders

perfect anthem for Oakland

Some Hyphy shit I guess.

The Soulsavers

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
G.Love & Special Sauce - G.Love & Special Sauce

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you ride a bicycle?

I reckon I reside in quite literally the ...

Tahiti 80

you fall asleep?
Alpha - Nyquil

Bill Brewster

you cook?
Vanessa Daou - Sunday Afternoons

Leroy Burgess

perfect anthem for New York
Odysey - Native New Yorker

My Morning Jacket

you make love?
Outkast - Spread

Jacques Renault

No. 7
Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky

Joakim

you ride a bicycle?

I don’t ride bicycles.

The Bangles

you wake up?
Dusty Springfield - Just A Little Lovin'

A Guy Called Gerald

perfect anthem for Manchester
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Phil Mison

best concert you ever attended
Jon Lucien

Theo Parrish

you go to a club?

Well, there's no particular songs but a ...

Chromatics

a song you wish you'd written yourself
R. Kelly - Fiesta

Franz Nicolay

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Little Drop Of Poison

Max Tundra

first record you remember
Hal Kemp And His Orchestra - Swamp Fire

Division Of Laura Lee

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Adolescents - I Hate Children

Duke Special

perfect anthem for Belfast
Van Morrison - Coney Island

Doe Paoro

your sunday morning song
Desmond Dekker – Israelites

Mélissa Laveaux

record you were looking for the longest
Martha Jean-Claude - Canciones de Hayiti

Jacob Golden

the song to be played at your funeral
Peter, Paul & Mary - If I Had A Hammer

Air

a song that reminds your friends of you
Funkadelic - Cosmic Slop

Terry Lynn

favorite building?

Island Life Plaza Shopping Centre. Very abstract building ...

Chuck D

you are on a football field?
Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now

The Chap

5 favorite movies

«The Holy Mountain» by Alejandro Jodorowski / «Il Casanova ...

Black Angels

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Red Krayola - The Parable of Arable Land

Bodies Of Water

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

Mark E.

you go to a club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Nicole Willis

take these three books along:

Chinua Achebe: «A Man Of The People» / one ...

Padded Cell

you watch girls go by?
Muddy Waters - Electric Mud (LP)

Editors

you sit in the subway?
The Cure - Lovesong

First Aid Kit

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Alela Diane - Can You Blame The Sky?

Marius Circus

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Coldplay. All their stuff. And not in a ...

Prefuse 73

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Edan - Beauty And The Beat (LP)

Ilija Rudman

best concert you ever attended
Roy Ayers

Wolf People

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - White Man In Hammersmith Palais

Brian Jackson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Temptations - Runaway Child, Running Wild

Karl Culley

a song that reminds your friends of you
Karl Culley - I’m Not Proud Of Myself

Renegade Soundwave

perfect anthem for London
Renegade Soundwave - The Phantom

Mooner

No. 2
Clara Mondshine - Memorymetropilos

Architecture In Helsinki

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere

The Bees

you cook?
Washed Out - Luck

Oneida

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Never done it, never will.

Zwicker

you fall asleep?
The Flaming Lips - Are You A Hypnotist??

Ame

you cook?
Prince - Starfish & Coffee

Meret Becker

a song that reminds you of school
Richard Sanderson - Dreams Are My Reality

Lucky Luke

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Lucky Luke - Fear Eats The Soul

Mark Richardson

you go to a club?
Fake Blood - Fix Your Accent

Bush Tetras

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
REO Speedwagon

Morningwood

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Etta James - Only Time Will Tell

ESG

you sit in the subway?
The B-52's - Rock Lobster

Lloyd Cole

a record you fell in love to
Isaac Hayes - Hot Buttered Soul
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Issue 6

Finger Magazine A Bi-Annual Print Publication, 64 pages, 4c, 6000 copies, distributed worldwide

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

The Chromatics are finally back. After their very promising debut they took some time to come back with an album that finally shows the full potential of what Johnny Jewel & co is capable of. Where «In The City» left off ...

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

perfect anthem for New York
Gang Gang Dance

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Doe Paoro

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bon Iver – Skinny Love

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Valery Gore

you smuggle diamonds?
Genesis - Just A Job To Do

+more

Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

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