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Bill Adler

has devoted the last 25 years to a career in hiphop during which he's worked as a journalist, biographer ("Tougher Than Leather: The Rise of Run-DMC"), label executive (Director of Publicity for Rush Artist Management and Def Jam Recordings, Vice president of Island Records), curator, editor, film documentarian, and teacher.

a song that reminds you of school
Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels - Devil With A Blue Dress
best Def Jam record ever
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise
a record you fell in love to
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue
first record you remember
Irving Berlin - The Girl That I Marry

With which my father used to sing me to sleep.

the song to be played at your funeral
Groucho Marx - Hello, I Must Be Going
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kanye West - Gold Digger
your ultimate heartbreak song
John Coltrane - Alabama
your liberation anthem
Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers - Bustin' Loose
perfect anthem for New York
Run DMC - Sucker MC's
your party anthem
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two
first record you bought
The Beatles - Rubber Soul
a song that reminds your friends of you
Frank Sinatra - How Little It Matters (How Little We Know)
your sunday morning song
Etta James - A Sunday Kind Of Love

Gravenhurst

you wake up?
Big Black

Michael Mayer

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Into The Groove

David Rodigan

No. 4
Phyllis Dillon - Don’t Stay Away

Casual

you make love?

To the windows, to the walls!!

Justice

5 favorite books

Windsor McKay: «Little Nemo» / Hajime Sorayama: «Sexy Robot ...

Wolfmother

you surf the internet?
Lionel Richie - Hello

Soul Clap

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

The Jackets

first record you remember

«Pop Graffiti»-compilation from my dad with hits ...

Matmos

you wake up?
The Free Design - Kites Are Fun

The Priscillas

a record you fell in love to
Motorpsycho - Plan #1

Jacques Renault

No. 8
Brian Eno - St Elmo’s Fire

Hugh Herrera

the song to be played at your funeral
Archie Bell & The Drells - Glad You Could Make It

Kid Loco

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

My Morning Jacket

you take a bubble bath?
Prince - Cream

Frank Black

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

good espresso – oh god, what is life without ...

Chris & Cosey

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Chris: ANY rap music.

Cypress Hill

your boozed up anthem
Snoop Dogg - Ain't No Fun (If The Homies Can't Have Non...

Jacob Golden

your party anthem
ABBA - Dancing Queen

The Ones

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Prince - Adore

Georg Levin

your party anthem
Nelly - Hot in Herre

Trevor Jackson

you fall asleep?
Arovane - Tides

George Duke

your liberation anthem
Lift Every Voice And Sing

Max Romeo

you are in a depressive mood?
Whitney Houston - One Moment In Time

Whitehouse

best David Bowie song

I was a Marc Bolan kid, remember?

Leroy Burgess

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Jesus Children Of America

!!!

you sit in the subway?
Television Personalities - Silly Girl

Zohra

5 favorite records
Crash Course In Science - Carboard Lamb

Luke Haines

5 favorite books

Colin Wilson: «Ritual In The Dark» / Robert Irwin ...

Tindersticks

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Spandau Ballet - True

Alexandra Hope

you paint your apartment?
Fever Ray - When I Grow Up

Holy Ghost!

you want to disturb your neighbours?

N: My neighbors rule. Alex and I have ...

Seether

you run naked through a cornfield?
Pixies - Where Is My Mind?

David Pajo

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Barely Legal / Hustler / Penthouse forum

Lisbee Stainton

your ultimate heartbreak song
Carole King - So Far Away

Defend Moscow

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sigur Rós - ()

Erik Truffaz

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Glimpse

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Alex Jones

Bing Ji Ling

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Steve Parks - Movin' In The Right Direction

Bottin

you relax on a beach?
Ernest Ranglin - Surfin'

Final Fantasy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
David Byrne

Richard Norris

5 favorite magazines

Tape Op / Dali News / Promethea / Fortean Times / Viva ...

A Mountain Of One

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Bebel Gilberto

you paint your apartment?
Amy Winehouse - Love Is A Losing Game

Fingerpicked

No. 13
Personal Life - Give It Into The Night (Solid Wax, 2011...

Ame

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richie Havens - Strawberry Fields Forever

The Bangles

you camp in the desert?
Calexico

El-P

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jay-Z - Jigga What

Like A Stuntman

you play ping-pong?
Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)

Rich Medina

you feel like 1982?
Fearless Four - Rockin' It

Cosmo Vitelli

learn these three songs by heart:
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
Isaac Hayes - Shaft

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song that reminds you of school
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze

The Earlies

your ultimate heartbreak song
Emmylou Harris - Boulder To Birmingham

DJ Hell

you come home from the club?

Silence.

Heavy

you are love sick?
Wayne Shorter - Dindi

Gwyneth Herbert

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Venus in Furs

Van She

5 favorite drinks

red wine / Coffee / Banana Smoothie / Chai / Rave Juice ...

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Elbow

Stephan Remmler

a song that reminds you of school
Ritchie Valens - Donna

Munk

you fall asleep?
Schönberg - Moses und Aaron

Camille

you meet your parents?
David Kramer

Psychic Ills

you drive a car late at night?
Conrad Schnitzler - Bis die Blaue Blume Blüht

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

my niece / my friend Miya Osaki / George W ...

José James

you drive into the country?
The Beatles - She Came In Through The Bathroom Window

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite cartoon characters

Alice in Wonderland / Patrick from «Spongebob Squarepants» / The ...

Million Stylez

favorite club?

anywhere Trinity sound is playing.

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

Magic Mike

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Planet Patrol - Play At Your Own Risk

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Stars Of The Lid - And Their Refinement Of The Decline

Irvine Welsh

a song that inspires you
Iggy Pop - I'm Bored

Newton Faulkner

No. 7
Primus - Pork Soda

Bosque Brown

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Daniel Johnston - Some Things Last A Long Time

Marit Bergman

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

First Aid Kit

you prepare for an important date?
Karen Dalton - When A Man Loves A Woman

Chris Carrier

5 favorite remixes
Mike Shannon feat Fadila - Under The Radar (Rozzo Mix)

Sandro Perri

you jog?
Miles Davis - On The Corner

Rod Thomas

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

Johnossi

which song fits the city the best?
Lasse Berghagen - Stockholm i mitt hjärta

Tiga

you go to a club?
Donna Summer - Hot Stuff

Andy Gill

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Fame

Ingrid Olava

favorite street corner?

My own – in the old city of Oslo.

Turzi

perfect anthem for Paris
Pierre Vassiliu - Film

Dego

you ride a bicycle?
Seiji & G-Force - Northern Exposure

Baikonour

a record you fell in love to
Cocteau Twins & Harold Budd - The Moon And The Melodies

Sondre Lerche

you fall asleep?
Bing Crosby - Moonlight Becomes You

Cosmin TRG

learn these three songs by heart:
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

Unconventional Science

first record you bought
Dilated Peoples - The Platform

Anni Rossi

5 favorite bands that hail from Minnesota

Hüsker Dü / Best Friends Forever / Prince / Bob ...

Lail Arad

you go to a club?
Vampire Weekend - White Sky

Kasper Bjorke

a song that reminds your friends of you

Well, propably some of the songs I released.

Karl Culley

best soundtrack ever
The Shawshank Redemption

Tony Carrasco

record you were looking for the longest

The records I’ve been looking for the ...

Lindstrom

you drive a car late at night?
Flash & The Pan - Waiting For A Train

Annie

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the nature, the waves... the ...

Minus 8

perfect anthem for Zurich
T.N.T. - Züri Brännt

Pepe Bradock

you fall asleep?
Zap Pow - River Stone

Saint Etienne

your sunday morning song
Jeanette - Oye Mama Oye Papa

A Touch Of Class

perfect anthem for Zurich
Stephan Eicher - Toutes Les Filles Du Limmatquai

Kurt Maloo

you take part in a peace rally?
Jimi Hendrix - All Along The Watchtower

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Puccini

Port O'Brien

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Monday Morning

US3

your boozed up anthem
Gil Scott-Heron - The Bottle

Junior Boys

a song that reminds you of school
William Blake - Jerusalem

Bettye Lavette

your party anthem
T Baby - Whit It Baby

Paul Frick

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Put A Spell On You

Wooden Birds

your guilty pleasure song
Flo Rida - Low

Prefuse 73

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Prekop - Sam Prekop

Pink Skull

record you were looking for the longest
Bl'ast! - Take The Manic Ride

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you prepare for an important date?

When I dated my girl, I did a ...

The Late Greats

you are love sick?
Frank Sinatra

Barbara Carlotti

a song that reminds you of school
Forbans - Chante danse et mets tes baskets

Pastor

you make love?
Burzum - Kaimadalthas' Nedstigning

Shitdisco

your boozed up anthem
Bobby Orlando - How To Pick Up Girls

Ilija Rudman

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Billy Ocean - Night (Feel Like Getting Down)

Boozoo Bajou

No. 10
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

We Are Wolves

take these three tools with you:

Rock / Paper / Scissors

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Isley Brothers - Greates Hits

Steve Mason

the song to be played at your funeral
Dean Parrish - I'm On My Way

Ora Cogan

you are love sick?
Irma Thomas - I Wish Someone Would Care

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
The Fatback Band - Let The Drums Speak

Barn Owl

first record you remember
Ace Of Base

Mr Scruff

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

Dan Michaelson

first record you remember
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)

Mirror Mirror

you play ping-pong?
Slayer - Fight Till Death

The Shortwave Set

a song you wish you'd written yourself
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Simone White

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Teardrop

Our Broken Garden

you walk in the rain?
Lise Westzynthius - Cross My Heart

Ronny & Renzo

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Vangelis - The City

Peter Broderick

your guilty pleasure song
Beyoncé - If I Were A Boy

The Miserable Rich

you go to a club?
Felix Da Housecat

Horace Andy

you sit in a plane?

I only read a lot.

Horse Meat Disco

learn these three songs by heart:
Liza Minnelli - Liza With A Z

Love Inks

your party anthem
Outkast - The Love Below

Dillon

you stay in bed?
Michael Nyman - The Piano

Funkmasters

your party anthem
Clyde Stubblefield - Party's In The Kitchen

Interpol

you prepare for an important date?
Jneiro Jarel - Big Bounce Theory

Electric 6

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

Ost & Kjex

you sit in the subway?
Monolake - Infinite Snow

Future Beat Alliance

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Carl Craig - Landcruising (LP)

Architecture In Helsinki

a song that reminds your friends of you
Art Of Noise - Moments In Love

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite movies

Seven / Lord Of The Rings / Pulp Fiction / Spirited ...

Lopazz

you wake up?
Whitesnake - Bad Boys

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite instruments

Sequential Circuits Prophet 600 / Akai S1000 sampler / Roland ...

Sebastien Tellier

a song that reminds you of school
George Michael - Faith

Faust

a song that reminds your friends of you
Faust - 60/60

The Morning Benders

a song that reminds you of school
Ace Of Base - The Sign

DJ Cherrystones

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Embryo - Dreaming Girls

Seelenluft

a record you fell in love to
Burt Bacharach - The Look Of Love

Kathryn Williams

you sit in the subway?
Nick Drake - One Of These Things First

Fabrizio Mammarella

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Ruckzuck

Metronomy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - There’s A Place

N.A.S.A.

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Al Green - Love Is A Beautiful Thing

Kevin Saunderson

what should one eat when in the city?

Alligator

These New Puritans

you rob a bank?
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

DJ Mehdi

you sit in a plane?
Nina Simone

Yoav

your party anthem
Missy Elliott - Pass That Dutch

Chuck D

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

Brasstronaut

you go fishing?
Kings Of Convenience - 24-25

Julia Franck

take these three books along:

Dostojewski: «Verbrechen und Strafe» (weil ich es noch ...

Wooden Shjips

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Arthur Doyle - November 8th or 9th

Afrika Bambaataa

the song to be played at your funeral
James Brown - Say It Loud I'm Black And Proud

Glass Candy

best concert you ever attended
Dry Nod

Caribou

your boozed up anthem

I never drink. And I don’t do ...

Matthew Herbert

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Tom Waits / my mother / hunter

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Arcade Fire - Funeral

DJ Touché

No. 10

«Beyond The Darkness» (Joe D'Amato, 1979). Not ...

Ilya Santana

you cook?
Miami Sound Machine - Dr. Beat

Matthew Dear

a song that reminds you of school
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out

Duke Special

your guilty pleasure song
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

Cornelius

you sit in the subway?
Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train

Lucky Luke

your liberation anthem
Madonna - Into The Groove

The Golden Filter

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Air - Playground Love

Jay Jay Johanson

you run naked through a cornfield?
Michael Nyman - A Zed & Two Noughts (OST)

Polly Scattergood

you go to a club?
Faithless - God Is A DJ

Caron Wheeler

you run naked through a cornfield?
Stevie Wonder - Knocks Me Off My Feet

Broken Social Scene

take these three CDs/records with you:
Public Enemy - It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us...

Fan Death

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
T. Rex - The Slider

Efterklang

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

The Revenge

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dennis Waterman - I Could Be So Good For You

Valery Gore

you go to a club?
Lee Fields - Ladies

Dennis Kane

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Howlin' Rain

you wake up?
Joni Mitchell - The Hissing Of The Summer Lawns

Dwele

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bilal - Soul Sista

Clare & The Reasons

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

Brennan Green

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I want them to be calm. This is ...

Alex Smoke

you relax on a beach?
Rhythm & Sound - With The Artists

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Tschaikowsky

Lydia Lunch

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Johnny Cash - Five Feet High and Risin'

Higamos Hogamos

you read a magazine?
Laid Back - White Horse

Sven Väth

first record you bought
Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water

Ada

5 favorite instruments

Electribe SX / Electribe MX / Rhodes / Klavier / Gitarre

Osborne

the song to be played at your funeral
James Taylor & Carly Simon - Close Your Eyes

Fol Chen

you sit in a plane?
Laurie Anderson - From The Air

Scout Niblett

a song that reminds you of school
Talking Heads - And She Was

Terry Lynn

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Shottas» by Cess Silvera.

Erobique

your sunday morning song
Arié Dzierlatka - Mon Oncle D'Amerique

Papst & Abstinenzler

you destroy a hotel room?
Link Wray - Rumble

The Fray

favorite restaurant?

An Italian restaurant named «Frasca». It’s actually ...

Orishas

you go to a club?

Well it depends on the night. If I ...

Todd Terje

a record you fell in love to
Creative Source - You Can't Hide Love

Oyvind Morken

your guilty pleasure song
Snap! - The Power

Emma Tricca

you make love?
Johann Sebastian Bach

The Chap

5 favorite movies

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

Boom Bip

you meet your parents?
Willie Nelson - Opportunity To Cry

Architeq

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

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal belongings

wallet / keys / credit card / piano / glasses

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Bob Dylan - Freewheelin’

Kissey Asplund

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No song at all. I want to hear ...

Jackpot

you fall asleep?

The breathing of a woman.

CALLmeKAT

best day of the week in the city?

I like sunday evenings.

White Hinterland

record you were looking for the longest
Igor Stravinsky - Les Noces

Lloyd Cole

your boozed up anthem

I don’t have one.

Wally Badarou

a record you fell in love to
James Brown - Give It Up Or Turn It A Loose

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
The Black Crowes

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that reminds you of school
Spider Murphy Gang - Skandal Im Sperrbezirk

Hot Chip

you sit in a plane?
Paul Simon - Hearts And Bones

Franz Nicolay

you cook?
Sam Cooke - Good Times

KT Tunstall

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Led Zeppelin - Kashmir

Air

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kool & The Gang - Summer Madness

Midlake

record you were looking for the longest
Pat Suzuki - How High The Moon

Yellowman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Yellowman - Nobody Move Nobody Get Hurt

Memory Band

you sit in a plane?
The Soulful Strings - Burning Spear

Bill Brewster

you eat a cucumber?
Buzz Clifford - Hawg Frog

Prince Language

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Mr. Fingers - Can You Feel It

Luke Solomon

5 favorite bands you know personally

The Beloved / Imagination / Chikinki / Freaks / Home And Garden

Tom Vek

you go to a club?
Andy C - Bodyrock

Zwicker

you feel like 1982?
Liaisons Dangereuses - Los Ninos Del Parque

Hacienda

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Presley - Loving You

Shakespeares Sister

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
The Mamas & The Papas - California Dreamin’

Anna Kashfi

perfect anthem for Manchester
David Bowie - Suffragette City

Ratatat

a song that reminds you of school
Pavement

Mungolian Jetset

you are in a depressive mood?
Bee Gees

Morton Valence

you meet your parents?
The Magnetic Fields - Papa Was A Rodeo

Treefight For Sunlight

your ultimate heartbreak song
Readiohead - Exit Music (For A Film)

The Battle Of Land And Sea

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

ESG

you paint your apartment?
Queen - I Want To Break Free

Sam Amidon

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

Bill Callahan

the song to be played at your funeral
Willie Nelson - Pick Up The Tempo

Dave Clarke

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bob Dylan - Love Sick

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
New Order - True Faith

DJ Vadim

you go to a soundsystem?
DJ Zinc - Super Sharp Shooter

Ray Mang

you jog?
Lenny Williams - You Got Me Running

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lispector - Young And Wild

Travis

you destroy a hotel room?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Holger Czukay

you are in a depressive mood?

Ich habe Sonne im Rücken. Bin nicht ...

Ashley Beedle

you are love sick?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Mugison

5 favorite personal belongings

My laptop computer / headphones / my wallet that is ...

M.A.N.D.Y.

you relax on a beach?

The Studio One Compilation on Soul Jazz Records.

Mark Archer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jamiroquai - Mr Moon

Glen Johnson

best concert you ever attended
Fugazi

Alan Oldham

No. 1
Jack Kirby comics from the '60s and '70s

Lucky Soul

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

Trentemoller

you walk in the rain?
Hope Sandoval - Bavarian Fruit Bread

Morningwood

first record you bought
Paula Abdul

Defari

first record you bought
George Clinton - Atomic Dog

Stefan Goldmann

you sit in the subway?

Meistens etwas von 50 Cent aus dem Handy ...

Dominique Leone

your party anthem
Prince & The Revolution - Kiss

Wall-E

you stay in bed?
The Beach Boys - Shut Down

Marcus Bonfanti

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

J Rawls

5 favorite books

Dan Brown: «The Davinci Code» / James Redfield: «The ...

Cajun Dance Party

your party anthem

My brother is a DJ in a team ...

Mugwump

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Birdy Nam Nam

you make love?
Grace Jones

Mark E.

you come home from the club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Dollboy

record you were looking for the longest
David Shire - The Conversation

Alva Noto

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Laurie Anderson - Gravity's Angel

Anne Clark

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

Colder

No. 1
Gyorgy Ligeti - Lux Aeterna

Lovefingers

first record you remember
The Beatles

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Skull Defekts

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Henrik Rylander / Jean-Louis Huhta / Daniel Fagerström

Bob Power

you eat a cucumber?
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Little Jackie

you drive a car late at night?
Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man

Peter, Bjorn & John

you come home from the club?

Preferable nothing.

Nicole Willis

a song that reminds you of school
Josef K - Sorry For Laughing

Kelli Ali

you camp in the desert?
Elliott Smith - Angeles

Apache Beat

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Street Hassle

My Bee's Garden

a song to seduce you
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes For You

Ralphi Rosario

first record you bought
Chic - Good Times

Empire Of The Sun

you sit in a plane?
Maroon 5 - Not Falling Apart

Au Revoir Simone

you relax on a beach?
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Rumer

a song that reminds your friends of you
Judy Garland - Over The Rainbow

Aaron Wright

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
The Proclaimers - Sunshine On Leith

Mélissa Laveaux

a record you fell in love to
Mike Doughty - Skittish/Rockity Roll

Coldplay

perfect anthem for London
When The Saints Go Marching In

Yacht

No. 6
The Vandals - Fear Of A Punk Planet

VV Brown

you are love sick?
Jazmine Sullivan - Lions & Tigers & Bears

Bodies Of Water

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ennio Morricone - Dies Irae Psichedelico

The Loose Salute

a record you fell in love to
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
Phil Spector

The Diaphanoids

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Curtis Mayfield

Tracey Thorn

the song to be played at your funeral
Robert Wyatt - At Last I Am Free

Peanut Butter Wolf

best concert you ever attended
Fresh Fest Tour

Telephones

you feel like 1982?
Arild Nyquist & Terje Wiik - Rulleskoyter

Magic Arm

you drive a car late at night?
M83 - Run Into Flowers

Chateau Flight

a song that reminds your friends of you
I:Cube

Kaos

perfect anthem for Berlin
David Bowie - Heroes

Joakim

you destroy a hotel room?
The Damned - Neat Neat Neat

Trusme

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Quiet Village

you sit in the subway?
Rhythm & Sound - Versions

Olafur Arnalds

first record you remember
Todmobile

Lone Wolf

your guilty pleasure song
PHD - I Won't Let You Down

Tahiti 80

you drive a car late at night?
Audio Bullys - The Snow

Pearly Gates

a song that reminds your friends of you
Tina Turner - Simply The Best

Jazzanova

you work in the garden?

Niemals versucht.... vielleicht etwas funky Rare Groove-mässiges.

Black Devil Disco Club

you sit in the subway?

I compose music on the train’s tempo ...

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things about LA

Mexican Food / Weather / The Dodgers / Grifith Observitory / Tar ...

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
The Doors - Waiting For The Sun

Candi Staton

you feel like 1967?
Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel) Like A Natural Wom...

Hannah Scott

your party anthem
House Of Pain - Jump Around

Phil Mison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Spinto Band

you take a bubble bath?
Billie Holiday - God Bless The Child

Lotte Kestner

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Disintegration

James Yorkston

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
Billy McDonald - The Grimey City

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
Lubomyr Melnyk

Kid Koala

you ride a bicycle?
Mark Ronson - The Bike Song

Nicky Siano

a song you wish you'd written yourself
MFSB - Love Is The Message

Anja Schneider

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

Captain Sensible

you are love sick?
Pentangle - Once I Had A Sweetheart

Ruede Hagelstein

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Scooter - How Much Is The Fish

Chromatics

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Three 6 Mafia - Stay Fly

No Age

you play lego?
No Trend - Cancer

Daddy-O

you feel like 1982?
Cold Crush Brothers vs. Fantastic 5

The Soulsavers

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beastie Boys - Ill Communication

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
Clor - Love And Pain

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal tragedies

Indecisiveness / Over-analysis / Tottenham Hotspur’s largely mediocre performance ...

Sibrydion

the song to be played at your funeral
Irene Cara - Fame (I Wanna Live Forever)

The Phantom Band

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Jesh

No. 8
MGMT - Oracular Spectacular

Woodpigeon

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Anna (Go To Him)

Sons And Daughters

you camp in the desert?
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Desert Kisses

Gary Numan

a song that reminds your friends of you
Fear Factory - Cars

Theo Parrish

you camp in the desert?
The Jones Girls - Nights Over Egypt

David Morales

you fall asleep?

Nature Sounds.

Fiona Daniel

you wake up?
Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert

Morgan Geist

you drive a car late at night?

NYC – take the train. But night driving is ...

Brothers Of End

you paint your apartment?
Panda Bear - Bro's

Chris Coco

you cook?
Astrud Gilberto - So Nice (Summer Samba)

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Julee Cruise - Summer Kisses, Winter Tears

Beautiful Swimmers

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Eagles - Those Shoes

Shawn Lee

perfect anthem for London
Blossom Dearie - I Like London In The Rain

Al McKay

you cook?
Notorious B.I.G.

Tiago

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Bloc Party

you fall asleep?
Radiohead - The Tourist

Bjorn Torske

you sit in the subway?

The whining from the tracks, indicating there’s ...

Dani Siciliano

first record you bought
The Go-Go's - Beauty & The Beat

Odawas

your party anthem
Various Artists - The Best of New Orleans Rhythm & Blue...

Audie Darling

which person from the city you like the most?

One of my best friends ever, Rob McLain ...

Morpheus

you go to a club?
The Trammps - Disco Inferno

Rocko Schamoni

favorite sports team?

St. Pauli ist das einzige Team, das ich ...

Marc Romboy

you fall asleep?
Anne Clark - Sleeper In Metropolis

Moonboots

a song you wish you'd written yourself
«You'll Never Walk Alone»

Monday Michiru

you feel like 1982?
The Cure

Al Kent

a song that reminds you of school
Small Faces - Sha La La La Lee

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Ethiopiques #7

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your boozed up anthem

Sobald ich auflege eigentlich jede Platte.

Drugstore

best concert you ever attended

Flaming Lips at Sheperds Bush Empire. I stood ...

Dollskabeat

5 favorite English virtues

be brave / be bold / don’t take any ...

C. Gibbs

best video clip you ever saw
Modern English - I Melt With You

Ian Hart

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Positively 4th Street

Charlotte Hatherley

you wake up?
The Clash - Should I Stay Or Should I Go

DJ Kent

you go to a club?

Rub N Tug - aNYthing mix tape.

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song you would send over the ocean
Zemfira - Scherbataja Luna

Social Disco Club

No. 10
Mirror People - Echo Life (Social Disco Club Remix)

Moving Units

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The one I still hear in my head.

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Nikki - Notice Me

Leon Ware

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

Malachai

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Wurzels - I Am A Cider Drinker

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you work in the garden?
Pablo Casals - Cello Suite No. 3 In C Major

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Howard Seratt - Troublesome Waters

Gary Lucas

a song that reminds you of school
Steely Dan - My Old School

Loane

your sunday morning song
Arcade Fire - The Suburbs

DJ Nu-Mark

your boozed up anthem
M.O.P. - Ante Up

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite records
Johnny Cash - At Folsom Prison

King Britt

you sit in a plane?
The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?

Kinky

you cook?
Brian Eno - Baby's On Fire

Micah P. Hinson

a song to seduce you
Santo & Johnny - In The Still Of The Night

Pyrolator

5 favorite records
Trentemoller - The Last Resort

Modeselektor

5 favorite fruits

Gurken / Paprika / Kohl / Kartoffeln / Tomaten

Studio

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want You (She’s So Heavy)

Luca C & Brigante

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Etnica - Tribute

Comanechi

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Les Georges Leningrad - Deux Hot Dogs Mootarde Chou

Alela Diane

a song to seduce you
Townes Van Zandt - I'll Be Here In The Morning

Mystery Jets

you prepare for an important date?
Crackout - This Is What We Do

Race Horses

a song that reminds you of school
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Patio Song

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
M. Ward - Good News

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Tridact

you make love?
Barbara Mason - Give Me Your Love

Heidi Happy

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Mooner

No. 2
Clara Mondshine - Memorymetropilos

Terence Bernardo

the perfect anthem for Edmonton
The White Stripes - In The Cold, Cold Night

Droog

you surf the internet?
Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers - Tumblin' Down

Wolf People

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dungen - Ta Det Lugnt

Apiento

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Peter Kruder

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Foo Fighters - The Pretender

Sandi Thom

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Prodigy - Firestarter

Ewan Pearson

first record you bought
Laura Branigan - Self Control

The Invisible

you sit in the subway?
Slum Village - Conant Gardens

Circlesquare

you destroy a hotel room?
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Adonis

first record you remember
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Tears Of A Clown

Telepopmusik

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

Radio 4

a record you fell in love to
Skunk - Hots On 4 Suzy

Parlour

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

Erol Alkan

you drive a car late at night?
The Smiths - Meat Is Murder

Kon & Amir

you go to a club?

Kon: Usually the music is trash so I ...

Mario Basanov & Vidis

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

AM

No. 1
Arthur Verocai - Arthur Verocai

Tanya Stephens

you remember the good old days?
Tiger - No Wanga Gut

Young Knives

first record you remember
Shakin' Stephens - Green Door

Beppe Loda

perfect anthem for Milano
Giovanni D’Anzi - Oh Mia Bella Madonnina

The Hidden Cameras

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dead Prez - Hip Hop (Let’s Get Free)

Karolina Stenstöm

best day of the week in the city?

I don’t know.

Kool Keith

you sit in a plane?
Skyy - High

Yuck

you stay in bed?
Happy End - Sore ha bokujya naiyo (It's not me)

Alter Ego

your boozed up anthem
Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll Part 2

The Bees

you walk through a dark forest?
Burial - Archangel

When Saints Go Machine

you drive a car late at night?
Sigur Rós

Little Dragon

5 favorite drinks

Umeshu / Water / Espresso / Roiboos Tea / Weissbier

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Flo: Irgendeine RnB-Heavy Rotation auf Viva. Die sind ...

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

Kool & The Gang

you sit in a plane?
The Temptations - Beauty Is Only Skin Deep

Gilles Peterson

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Lo Fat Orchestra

a record you fell in love to
The Lemonheads - It's A Shame About Ray

Max Essa

you sit in a plane?
Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man

Stratus

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

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Zambri

you wash your hair?
Morella's Forest - Lush of Spring

Kinski

first record you remember
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Andreya Triana

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - Is This Love

White Denim

best concert you ever attended
Mouse On Mars

Tim Sweeney

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Automatic

Vetiver

record you were looking for the longest
Slapp Happy - Casablanca Moon

Padded Cell

you paint your apartment?
Klaus Weiss - Niagra (LP)

Grizzly Bear

you work in the garden?
The Knife - Heartbeats (One Music Session Version)

Mechanical Bride

a record you fell in love to
Kate Bush - Babooshka

Everything Everything

you fall asleep?
Boards Of Canada - Music Is Math

Mark Richardson

you ride a bicycle?
Led Zeppelin - Black Dog

A Guy Called Gerald

perfect anthem for Manchester
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Black Angels

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Psychic Ills - Dins

Rebelski

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Johnny Cash - Hurt

Jakob der Lügner

you are in a depressive mood?
Zachary Richard - La ballade de Jean Batailleur

James Holden

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Get A Grip

Division Of Laura Lee

you stay in bed?
Death Cab For Cutie - Passenger Seat

Hannah Cohen

best Beatles song
«Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds»

Windsurf

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sand - Sand

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Jimi Jamison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Chelonis R. Jones

you are in a depressive mood?
Joni Mitchell - Ladies Of The Canyon

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

Jesse Lenat

you go to a club?
Jim Campilongo - Cat Under A Car

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

New Young Pony Club

you prepare for an important date?
David Bowie - Queen Bitch

Still Going

best soundtrack ever
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Whirlwind Heat

you take a bubble bath?
Perry Como - Papa Like To Mambo

Lexx

your ultimate heartbreak song
Neneh Cherry - Twisted Mess

Bill Adler

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

Penguin Prison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
N.O.R.E. - Banned From TV

Marissa Nadler

you go to a club?

I usually don't like to go to ...

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

Leo Zero

your ultimate heartbreak song
Brian Eno & John Cale - Spinning Away

Wordsworth

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

I don’t have one.

Howling Bells

you smuggle diamonds?
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Sueno Latino - Sueno Latino (Derrick May Remix)

Fanfarlo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Herb Alpert - Spanish Flea

Hatcham Social

the song to be played at your funeral
Burt Bacharach - Blue On Blue

Kathy Zimmer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Soft Rocks

you run naked through a cornfield?
Vytas Brenner - Caracas Para Locos

Invisible Conga People

you destroy a hotel room?
J.A. Caesar - Echigo Tsutsuishi Oyashirazu

Editors

you feel like 1992?
Cast - Sandstorm

Ben Watt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Charlie Rich - Life's Little Ups And Downs

Manuel Tur

a song that reminds you of school
Die Vogelhochzeit

James Pants

your guilty pleasure song
Blood On The Dance Floor - Bewitched

Senor Coconut

you cook?
Enrico Caruso

Kalabrese

a song you wish you'd written yourself

Keinen. Auch wenn ich Millionen damit verdient h ...

Chikinki

your ultimate heartbreak song
Billie Holiday - Don't Explain

Tal Weiss

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Frente! - Marvin The Album

Justine D

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - Conversation Piece

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street corner?

The corner of Folkungagatan and Götgatan... so ...

Karl Bartos

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Gemma Ray

you feel like 1992?
Buddy Holly - Maybe Baby

Cosmo

5 favorite records
The Beatles - L.O.V.E.

Swahili Blonde

a song that reminds your friends of you
Salt N Pepa - Shoop (Karaoke Style)

Datarock

you are in a depressive mood?
Built To Spill - Perfect From Now On (LP)

Miss Platnum

you had enough of this world?
Aretha Franklin - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Bit-tuner

start to learn these three things:

Segelboot fahren / Schnaps brennen / neue Gemüsearten z ...

Nocturnes

the song to be played at your funeral
John Maus - Forever And Ever

Coyote

best soundtrack ever
Beat Street

Chromeo


Top 10 all time favourite songs

Molly Wagger

you ride a bicycle?
King Crimson - 21st Century Schizoid Man

Marius Circus

you walk in the rain?
Radiohead - Reckoner (Johnny Miller Remix)

Sharon van Etten

you take a bubble bath?
Erik Satie - Gymnopédie No.1

Michael Reinboth

you camp in the desert?
Fela Kuti

The Emperor Machine

you sit in the subway?
John Foxx - Underpass

Plum

take these three games along:

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

Azari & III

you wake up?
India Arie - Ready For Love

Gnod

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rolf Harris - Two Little Boys

Melanie C

first record you bought
The Fame soundtrack

Justus Köhncke

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Ian Pooley

you ride a bicycle?
Supergrass - Going Out

Lhasa

a song to seduce you
Al Green - Here I Am

Heidi

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Doe Paoro

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Cat Stevens – Trouble

Bobbito Garcia

you make love?
D'Angelo - Untitled (How Does It Feel)

Daniel Wang

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ashford &Simpson - Bougie Bougie

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Shine 2009

you feel like 1982?
Fleetwood Mac - Gypsy

Headless Heroes

you eat a cucumber?
Kermit The Frog - It's Not That Easy Being Green

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds you of school
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill

Woolfy

your sunday morning song
Woolfy - A Pint A Day

Nick Chacona

a song that reminds you of school
The Fugees - Ready Or Not

John Klemmer

the song to be played at your funeral

I can’t remember very well. I think ...

Thieves Like Us

the song to be played at your funeral
T. Rex - Life’s A Gas

Oneida

you sit in the subway?

I don’t own a portable music device.

Fujiya & Miyagi

your party anthem
The Contours - Just A Little Misunderstanding

Riccio

favorite restaurant?

Eat super fresh tuna and superb white wine ...

Whomadewho

you are in a depressive mood?
Shubidua

Round Table Knights

you come home from the club?
Joanna Newsom - The Book Of Right-On

Brian Jackson

first record you remember
Clifford Brown with Strings - Yesterdays

Bomb The Bass

the song to be played at your funeral

Still working on that one!

Beverley Knight

you sit in the subway?
Amy Winehouse - Back To Black (LP)

Neon Heights

you are in a depressive mood?
James Taylor

Constance Amiot

your ultimate heartbreak song
Nine Inch Nails - Hurt

Kissogram

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Tindersticks - Trouble Everyday

Dinky

5 favorite English words

though / tipsy / word / dough / yo

Charles Webster

you run naked through a cornfield?
Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Alexander Robotnick

you drive a car late at night?
Barry White - Let The Music Play

Bush Tetras

you drive into the country?
Life Aquatic Soundtrack

Panico

take these three DVDs along:

«Down By Law» / «The Man Who Fell On ...

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Shuggie Otis - Strawberry Letter 23

Chrome Hoof

you take a bubble bath?
Acid Reign - Chaos (Lambs To The Slaughter)

Max Tundra

you drive a car late at night?
Lime - On The Grid

Omar

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Joan As Police Woman

you stay in bed?
The Dixie Hummingbirds - Is There Anyone In Heaven That...

Jonathan Wilson

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite cities

Unzählbar.

Sóley

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sinead O’Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Belle & Sebastian

first record you bought
The Flying Pickets - Only You

Eagles Of Death Metal

you prepare for an important date?

First of all I have three greek boys ...

The Project Club

you watch girls go by?
The Karminsky Experience Inc. - Departures

Gossip

you feel like 1982?
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Angel Deradoorian

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gerry Rafferty - Baker Street

Rainer Trüby

you go to a club?
Lowrell - Mellow Mellow Right On

Tha 4orce

your boozed up anthem
Chumbawamba - I Get Knocked Down (Tubthumping)

Renegade Soundwave

best concert you ever attended

Hard one – The Clash at the Rainbow, Aswad ...

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Urusei Yatsura - Kewpies Like Watermelon

Syd Matters

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

Linda Lewis

the song to be played at your funeral
Judy Garland - Over the Rainbow

James Murphy

you ride a bicycle?
T. Rex - Jeepster

DJ Nature

first record you bought
T. Rex - Telegram Sam

Nedry

your party anthem
The Rapture - House Of Jealous Lovers

Soul Mekanik

you run naked through a cornfield?
London String Chorale - Galloping Home

Trans Am

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Flipper

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal belongings

my little bag which contains my other personal ...

Alaska In Winter

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

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite personal victories

Recording and releasing my debut album «Love.Life ...

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

via fax / cheat on them until they find ...

Blow Monkeys

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

Minotaur Shock

you walk through a dark forest?
Gas; A Tribe Called Quest - Midnight Marauders

Cortney Tidwell

No. 5
Depeche Mode - Black Celebration

John Foxx

you drive a car late at night?
Chuck Berry - No Particular Place To Go

Living Things

you run from the cops?
Body Count - Cop Killer

Simple Kid

you jog?
Slayer - South Of Heaven

Cazals

best concert you ever attended
The Rolling Stones

Mouse On Mars

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

Slove

you feel like dancing?
Inflagranti - Emotional R

Robin Saville

you feel like 1972?
David Bowie - Queen Bitch

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you relax on a beach?
Ennio Morricone - The Thing

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cartoon characters

Hank Hill (from «King of the Hill») / Doug ...

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Finger Magazine

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

your party anthem
ESG - A South Bronx Story

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Doe Paoro

first record you remember
«Free To Be... You And Me»

+more

Valery Gore

you prepare for an important date?
Jamie Lidell - When I Come Back Around

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Sarah Jaffe

your sunday morning song
Otis Redding - That's How Strong My Love Is

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