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Boom Bip

experiments with so many different genres and sounds it’s too difficult to pigeonhole him. His music is mostly instrumental, but over the course of his career he has collaborated with several vocalists. In 2007 Boom Bip formed the partnership Neon Neon with Super Furry Animal’s singer Gruff Rhys.


Which song do you listen to when...
you feel like 1982?
Van Halen - And The Cradle Will Rock

My older sister used to rock this non stop when it came out.

you come home from the club?
Can - Halleluhwah

It’s super long and can put you in a groove or to sleep. It has the power of both.

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
King Tubby - No Love Version

Nothing goes better with sun than dub.

you take a bubble bath?
Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath Vol. 5

The bath is a place for me to think and be challenged by music. It’s mental practice.

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Michael Jackson - Human Nature

If this doesn't get the girl in the mood than she can leave.

you go to a club?
Lil' Wayne

He makes bangers.

you run naked through a cornfield?
Madonna - Erotica

Pleasure and pain.

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

Makes me feel confident with the line «here's looking at you kid, celebrate it».

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Gorgoroth - Possessed (By Satan)

Need you ask?

you drive a car late at night?
Cluster - Marzipan

It’s the sound of the night.

you are love sick?
Chet Baker - I've Never Been In Love Before

Saddest and most comfortable lonely song made.

you make love?
Al Green - I Can't Get Next To You

Butter sauce.

you meet your parents?
Willie Nelson - Opportunity To Cry

My dad and I share this favorite song of ours.

you sit in a plane?
Windy & Carl - Elevation

The musical equivalent of Klonopin.

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Michael Andrews - Donnie Darko Soundtrack

Perfect amount of creepiness and tension.

you stay in bed?
Art Blakey - The Summit

Nothing goes better with the morning paper and a coffee.

you sit in the subway?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

Keeps you focused and makes me people more intriguing.

you wake up?
Ice Cube - The Wrong Nigga To Fuck Wit

Why not wake up with confidence?

Sondre Lerche

you play a game of chess?
Marcos Valle

Morningwood

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Motörhead - Rock N Roll

Erobique

your boozed up anthem
Supergrass - Alright

Slove

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Angelo Badalamenti - Blue Velvet / Blue Star

2raumwohnung

take these three DVDs along:

Niptak – die USA-Serie, damit ich mich erinnere, was ...

Richard Norris

you come home from the club?
Ulrich Schnauss - On My Own

Doe Paoro

a record you fell in love to
Van Morrison – Astral Weeks

The Morning Benders

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Zombies - Friends Of Mine

Olafur Arnalds

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Leroy Burgess

a song that reminds you of school
«Tubby The Tuba»

Trusme

first record you bought
Michael Jackson

Alter Ego

a song that reminds you of school
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

James Holden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Portishead

Lisbee Stainton

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Damien Rice

Al Kent

a song that reminds your friends of you
Sam Dees - Lonely For You Baby

Meret Becker

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Townes Van Zandt - Waiting Around To Die

Ewan Pearson

first record you bought
Laura Branigan - Self Control

J Rawls

first record you bought
Kiss - Alive!

Bill Callahan

your boozed up anthem
David Allan Coe - Pussy Whipped Again

Anna Kashfi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ruth Etting - Exactly Like You

Bit-tuner

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

WOZ / Spex / GEO

Lone Wolf

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

Annie

you relax on a beach?

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

Division Of Laura Lee

you shop for shoes?
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Terence Bernardo

your party anthem
Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot The Son of Chico Dusty

José James

you drive a car late at night?
Four Tet - Plastic People

Cosmin TRG

you run naked through a cornfield?
David Bowie - A Small Plot Of Land

Polly Scattergood

you come home from the club?
Maps - So Low So High

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Cure - Three Imaginary Boys

Tiago

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

Alex Smoke

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Delirious

Fol Chen

you come home from the club?
Kool Keith - After The Club

Dego

you are on a football field?
Doug Carn - Higher Ground

Mark Richardson

you camp in the desert?
The Doors - Waiting For The Sun

Yacht

No. 1
Wilson Phillips - Hold On

Bosque Brown

best concert you ever attended
Lift To Experience

Mooner

No. 6
Conrad Schnitzler - CON

Windsurf

best video clip you ever saw
Electric Light Orchestra - Xanadu

Wooden Shjips

you jog?
Snapper - Buddy

DJ Mehdi

you wake up?
Public Enemy - Fight The Power

Bobbito Garcia

you wake up?
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - I Think I'll Call It ...

Brian Jackson

best Miles Davis song
Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come

Tom Vek

you sit in the subway?
Cable - Ultra Violet

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song to seduce you
Sade

C. Gibbs

a song that reminds your friends of you
Neil Young

Rocko Schamoni

best day of the week in the city?

Donnerstag, wach genug für echte Action, aber ...

Penguin Prison

perfect anthem for New York
Alicia Keys - Empire State Of Mind

Ruede Hagelstein

you go to a club?
Caribou - Leave House

Neon Heights

you take a bubble bath?
Unlimited Touch - I Hear Music In The Streets

Jimmy Edgar

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

Interpol

you are on the tour bus?
Mystikal - Y'all Ain't Ready Yet

Bill Brewster

your boozed up anthem
Elton John - Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting

Headman

first record you bought
Kiss - Animalize

Junior Boys

the song to be played at your funeral
Benny Hill Chase Music

Telepopmusik

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Telepopmusik - Breathe

Panico

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Budgie (Siouxie’s drummer) / Genesis P. Orridge / Me ...

Radio 4

your ultimate heartbreak song
Otis Redding - I've Been Loving You Too Long

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Sergei Wassiljewitsch Rachmaninow

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite TV shows

Grey’s Anatomy / House / Sex And The City ...

Metronomy

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

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite personal belongings

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

Chelonis R. Jones

perfect anthem for Berlin
David Bowie - Low

VV Brown

you take a bubble bath?
Sade - Cherish The Day

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Alva Noto

you take part in a peace rally?
Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome

Melanie C

5 favorite magazines

Vogue / Elle / Elle Decoration / In Style / Zest

Living Things

you cook?
John Lennon & Yoko Ono - Plastic Ono Band

GusGus

you drive a car late at night?
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite books

Stephen Fry: «Making History» / Jane Austen: «Pride and ...

DJ Hell

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Sail To The Moon

Howling Bells

first record you bought
Prince & The Revolution - Purple Rain

Heidi

you take a bubble bath?
Iron & Wine

Seether

you go to a club?
Kanye West - Gold Digger

Saint Etienne

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Johnny Burnette Trio - The Train Kept A Rollin'

Johnossi

favorite band hailing from the city?

J: Hmm... from Stockholm... I can’t remember ...

Pacifika

5 favorite TV shows

Long Way Around, Long Way Down / Good Eats ...

Mélissa Laveaux

a song that reminds your friends of you
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Ratatat

you run from the cops?
Ghostface - Run (Ratatat Remix)

John Klemmer

you watch girls go by?

I don’t watch girls go by. I ...

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite drinks

Coke / Cherry Coke / Dr Pepper / Peach Iced Tea ...

Gnod

record you were looking for the longest
James Brown - The Payback

The Golden Filter

you run from the cops?
Cheap Trick - Dream Police

Lhasa

first record you bought
Donovan - A Gift From A Flower To A Garden

Ame

you are in a depressive mood?
Can - She Brings The Rain

Chris Carrier

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Love cooking listening to any dub mix. 

George Duke

a song that reminds you of school
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

John Daly

get these three pets:

three monkeys

Zohra

you shop for shoes?
The Chemical Brothers - Hey Boy Hey Girl

Xiu Xiu

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

crime / prostition / drugs

Circlesquare

you sit in the subway?
Barry De Vorzon - Theme from The Warriors

Chikinki

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal

Minotaur Shock

you make love?
D'Angelo - Voodoo

Mr Scruff

you are love sick?
Gang Starr - Love Sick

Midlake

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Etta James - Trust In Me

Our Broken Garden

you go to a club?
Fleetwood Mac - What Makes You Think You're The One

Motor City Drum Ensemble

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

Kool Keith

first record you bought
Sun - Sun Is Here

Boozoo Bajou

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Stratus

you are at the hairdresser?
Ronnie Self - Ain't I'm A Dog

David Holmes

you wake up?
The Verve

Cosmo Vitelli

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Laurie Anderson - O Superman

Sóley

a song that reminds your friends of you
Fleedwood Mac - Dreams

Magic Arm

you drive into the country?
James Taylor - Carolina In My Mind

Prefuse 73

you wake up?
Dave Pajo - Pajo (LP)

Soul Clap

a song that reminds you of school
Notorious B.I.G. - Big Poppa

Kissey Asplund

you shop for shoes?
Luther Vandross - Never Too Much

Lucky Soul

you ride a bicycle?
Pavement - Range Life

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Vangelis - Blade Runner

Architeq

you play ping-pong?
Kelpe - Shipwreck Glue

Hannah Cohen

the song to be played at your funeral
Link Wray - Rumble

Aaron Wright

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm Only Sleeping

Molly Wagger

you pretend to be married?
Stevie Wonder - I Believe (When I Fall In Love With You...

Kon & Amir

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Cypress Hill - Insane In The Brain

Gossip

you drive a car late at night?
Miss Kitten - Mommy, Can I Go Out And Kill Tonight?

Defari

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Marvin Gaye - If I Should Die Tonight

Padded Cell

you wake up?
Trees - On The Shore (LP)

Funkmasters

the song to be played at your funeral

J: Could not tell you that.

James Pants

first record you remember
Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66 - Crystal Illusions

Jimi Jamison

your boozed up anthem
Garth Brooks - Friends In Low Places

Afrika Bambaataa

you sit in the subway?
Zapp

These New Puritans

you go fishing?

I haven’t been fishing for a long ...

Steve Mason

record you were looking for the longest
G.L.O.B.E. & Whiz Kid - Play That Beat Mr. DJ

N.A.S.A.

your boozed up anthem
Beastie Boys - No Sleep Till Brooklyn

DJ Touché

No. 5

«The Beyond» (Lucio Fulci, 1981). The second in ...

Memory Band

you feel like 1967?
Basil Kirchin - Abstractions Of The Industrial North

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Any Time At All

Kevin Saunderson

favorite band hailing from the city?

Probably Aretha Franklin.

Bjorn Torske

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Bo Diddley - Diddy Wah Diddy

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Kurt Maloo

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sinéad O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

The Phantom Band

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Rolling Stones - Rocks Off

Kinky

you play ping-pong?
Holy Ghost! - Hold On

Dollskabeat

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Minus 8

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ludwig van Beethoven - 9. Symphony, 4. Satz

A Touch Of Class

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk

El-P

you wake up?
Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime

Fanfarlo

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Red House Painters - Katy Song

Headless Heroes

you play a game of chess?
Thelonious Monk - Between The Devil And The Deep Blue S...

Sandro Perri

you sit in the subway?
Peter Gordon - Intervallic Expansion

Nicole Willis

your party anthem
Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs - Wooly Bully

Captain Sensible

you cook?

Actually, I listen to sports radio on BBC ...

Yoav

first record you remember
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Leo Zero

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

David Rodigan


Top 5 Rocksteady tunes (1-5); Top 5 Ska ...

Peter Broderick

first record you remember
Nirvana - Nevermind

Skull Defekts

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Henrik Rylander / Jean-Louis Huhta / Daniel Fagerström

Cazals

a song that reminds you of school
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away

Jesse Lenat

you prepare for an important date?
Johnny Cash - The Man Comes Around

Unconventional Science

best concert you ever attended
Lower Class Citizens

Kelli Ali

you relax on a beach?
Air - Cherry Blossom Girl

Emma Tricca

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Ilija Rudman

a song that reminds you of school
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall

My Morning Jacket

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Jay-Z - Hard Knock Life

Soft Rocks

you come home from the club?
Lowrider - Flight To Paradise

Luke Solomon

you stay in bed?
The Cure - Lets Go To Bed

Tridact

you run from the cops?
Funkadelic - I Got A Thing, You Got A Thing, Everybody'...

Final Fantasy

your boozed up anthem

None, I never drink!

Glen Johnson

first record you bought
The Specials - Too Much Too Young

Lo Fat Orchestra

the song to be played at your funeral
Kommando Sonnenmilch - Es gibt keinen Weihnachtsmann

Trevor Jackson

you sit in a plane?
Closer Music - 123 Gravity

Baikonour

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - The Head On The Door

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds you of school
Demon Boyz

Peanut Butter Wolf

you destroy a hotel room?

I opened for the Beastie Boys last month ...

Audie Darling

favorite park?

There are so many beautiful parks in and ...

Pink Skull

first record you remember
Donna Summer - On The Radio

Al McKay

you are on the tour bus?
Ronny Jordan

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you run naked through a cornfield?
Led Zeppelin - D'yer Maker

Theo Parrish

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bad Brains - Rock For Light

James Yorkston

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The Channel Four theme tune. Nice royalties, I ...

Telephones

you are in the sauna?
Ingram - When You're Hot You're Hot

Pearly Gates

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

Apiento

you go to a club?

A fresh one would be the Tiago mix ...

Matthew Herbert

take these three CDs/records with you:
Wham! - Last Christmas

Dennis Kane

you prepare for an important date?

I'm recently separated. So I'll let ...

Jay Jay Johanson

you go to a club?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Marcus Bonfanti

your party anthem
Freddie King - Pack It Up

Jazzanova

you are in a depressive mood?
Krzysztof Penderecki

Nedry

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Postal Service - Sleeping In

CALLmeKAT

which person from the city you like the most?

Not one single person, but my friends and ...

Faust

you take part in a peace rally?
We Shall Overcome

Higamos Hogamos

you smuggle diamonds?
John Barry - 007 And Counting

Beverley Knight

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Alela Diane

a song that reminds you of school
Cat Power - Metal Heart

Zwicker

you wake up?
Metro Area - Caught Up

Daddy-O

you make love?
Ohio Players - Heaven Must Be Like This

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Ron Trent & Chez Damier - Morning Factory

Little Jackie

you prepare for an important date?
Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up

Manuel Tur

first record you bought
Alex Gopher - Party People

Camille

you come home from the club?
ABBA

Shakespeares Sister

you come home from the club?
Dusty Springfield - Spooky

Tahiti 80

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

Jill Jones

you prepare for an important date?
Bat For Lashes - Horse And I

Peter Kruder

a record you fell in love to
Nick Straker Band - A Walk In The Park

Daniel Wang

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

Tanya Stephens

you want to get inspired?
John Lennon - Imagine

Morgan Geist

you go to a club?

I want silence before the club.

Richard Hawley

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t drive which is a good ...

Treefight For Sunlight

best soundtrack ever
Air - Virgin Suicides

Phil Mison

first record you bought
Laurel & Hardy - Trail Of The Lonesome Pine

Lucky Luke

your boozed up anthem
Neil Young - Barstool Blues

Karl Culley

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

My Bee's Garden

your liberation anthem
Joy Division - Transmission

Dominique Leone

best concert you ever attended
Melt Banana

DJ Nature

perfect anthem for Bristol
The Pop Group - She Is Beyond Good And Evil

Vashti Bunyan

learn these three songs by heart:
Bob Dylan - Ballad Of A Thin Man

Ronny & Renzo

you go to a club?
Cos/Mes - Naruto (R&R Remix)

Terry Lynn

favorite club?

Asylum. You can go crazy at the «Asylum»!

Luke Haines

5 favorite TV shows

Indoor league / Wheeltappers social / World of Sport / The ...

Azari & III

you eat breakfast?
The Velvet Underground - Oh! Sweet Nuthin'

Wooden Birds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sun Kil Moon - Duk Koo Kim

Rumer

perfect anthem for London
The Jam - That's Entertainment

Barn Owl

you feel like 1972?
Black Sabbath - Children Of The Grave

The Priscillas

start to learn these three things:

H: speak Italian / how to build a boat ...

Ilya Santana

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Tangerine Dream

Droog

you ride a bicycle?
The Flaming Lips - Rainin' Babies

Mungolian Jetset

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Eden Ahbez - Nature Boy

Chuck D

you sit in the subway?

Anythingt from my label www.slamjamz.com

Chromatics

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Beat Happening - Teenage Caveman

Heavy

you sleep walk?
Joe Henderson - Punjab

Quiet Village

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Godsy

A Mountain Of One

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Miss Platnum

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Trentemoller

you relax on a beach?
Sade

The Soulsavers

you destroy a hotel room?
AC/DC - Whole Lotta Rosie

Justine D

5 favorite cartoon characters

Bugs Bunny / Minnie Mouse / Olive Oil / Gumby / Pee ...

Moonboots

No. 2
Carole King - Tapestry

Rebelski

your boozed up anthem
Orbital - Belfast

Leon Ware

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - Turn On Some Music

Linda Lewis

first record you remember
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
The Fatback Band - Let The Drums Speak

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite magazines

Thrasher / Parakeet monthly / Bird Watchers Quarterly / Vice / Cocktail ...

Osborne

you stay in bed?

If I stay in bed then I just ...

Good Shoes

you fall asleep?
Björk - Pagan Poetry

Lovefingers

perfect anthem for New York
Stevie Wonder - Living For The City

Todd Terje

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Double - Woman Of The World

Prince Language

a song that reminds your friends of you
Carly Simon - Why

Karl Bartos

perfect anthem for Düsseldorf
Kraftwerk - Das Model

Kasper Bjorke

a record you fell in love to
The Rolling Stones - Heaven

Heidi Happy

you make breakfast?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Bloc Party

you take a bubble bath?
Suede - The Wild Ones

Max Essa

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Vladimir Cosma - Promenade Sentimentale

Natalie Tusia Beridze

first record you bought
Aphex Twin - I Care Because You Do

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Nick Cave

Sharon van Etten

you sit by the river?
Otis Redding - (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay

Kris Menace

you cook?
Telefon Tel Aviv - When It Happens It Moves All by Itse...

Nils Frahm

you sit in the subway?

Ich vermeide es wenn immer möglich U-Bahn ...

The Invisible

5 favorite English virtues

politeness / consideration / humour / awkwardness / humility

The Bees

you wake up?
Devendra Banhart - Chin Chin & Muck Muck

Everything Everything

your ultimate heartbreak song
Destiny's Child - Independent Women

Anne Clark

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

No way!!!!

Franz Nicolay

your guilty pleasure song
Turbonegro - Fuck The World

Ora Cogan

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Stupid Girl

Colder

No. 7
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

The Chap

5 favorite records
The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico

Pilooski

your party anthem
Diana Ross & The Supremes - He's My Sunny Boy

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm So Tired

Au Revoir Simone

you feel like 1982?
Hall & Oates - Say It Isn't So

Kid Koala

you are love sick?
Hank Williams - Lovesick Blues

Lindstrom

a song that reminds you of school
Twisted Sister - I Wanna Rock

Anja Schneider

your boozed up anthem
Underground Resistance feat. Yolanda - Living For The N...

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No.2 and No.8

The Juan MacLean

No. 4
D.A.F. - Tanz Den Mussolini

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal tragedies

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

Yellowman

a record you fell in love to
Bob Marley - Pound Get A Blow

Erol Alkan

you are in a depressive mood?
Manic Street Preachers - The Holy Bible

Oyvind Morken

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lauryn Hill - I Find It Hard To Say (Rebel)

Rainer Trüby

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

Erik Truffaz

No. 7
Jon Hassell & Brian Eno - Possible Musics

Drugstore

you ride a bicycle?

All the way to the booze-store.

Coyote

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle

Dave Clarke

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Some cool roots reggae.

Lexx

you go to a club?
The Congos - Congo Man

Belle & Sebastian

best concert you ever attended
The Stone Roses

Papst & Abstinenzler

you meet your parents?
Nilsen Brothers - Tom Dooley

Marc Romboy

you make love?

Das erzähl ich Euch doch nicht...

Mirror Mirror

your guilty pleasure song
Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You

Hacienda

your boozed up anthem
The Rolling Stones - Jumpin' Jack Flash

Matthew Dear

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
John Prine - Great Compromise

Lotte Kestner

a song to seduce you
D'Angelo - Voodoo

Alexandra Hope

you ride a bicycle?
Young Marble Giants - Salad Days

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Alternative TV - Another Coke

Architecture In Helsinki

best concert you ever attended
The Avalanches

Coldplay

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Ost & Kjex

you paint your apartment?
Motörhead - Eat The Rich

Nick Chacona

your party anthem
Aly-Us - Follow Me

Zambri

you make love?
Tricky - Overcome

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite instruments

Roland 808 Drum Machine, the drum machine I ...

Kissogram

you are love sick?
Hank Williams - Alone And Forsaken

The Project Club

you wake up?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Alan Oldham


Comics that inspired me (in no particular order)

DJ Kent

you prepare for an important date?
The Isley Brothers - That Lady

Tim Mälzer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Aretha Franklin - Respect (Albert Cabrera Remix)

Woodpigeon

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bat For Lashes - What's A Girl To Do

Jackpot

you cook?
Chris & Cosey - Exotika

Gary Lucas

the song to be played at your funeral
The J.B.'s - Doin' It To Death Part One And Two

Clare & The Reasons

you wake up?
Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet

Bush Tetras

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Neil Young - Birds

Magic Mike

a song that reminds you of school
Cybotron - Clear

The Bangles

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Nirvana - In Utero

Hatcham Social

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

Port O'Brien

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Monday Morning

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Bo Diddley - Black Gladiator

Social Disco Club

No. 4
Street Corner Symphony - Symphony For The Devil (Harvey...

Kool & The Gang

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Bobby Lewis - Tossin' And Turnin'

Mark E.

you wake up?
Phuture - Rise From Your Grave

Oneida

you paint your apartment?

No music for this. A friend and conversation.

Mugwump

you sit in the subway?
The Black Dog

Max Romeo

first record you remember
Bobby Day - Rockin' Robin

Dynamite Deluxe

first record you bought
Original Concept - Straight From The Basement Of Kooley...

Max Tundra

your sunday morning song
Marnie Stern - Vibrational Match

Tha 4orce

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something

Ian Hart

a song that reminds your friends of you
R.E.M. - Everybody Hurts

Brennan Green

you come home from the club?

No music, because chances are, the DJ was ...

Ingrid Olava

favorite place to shag?

My bedroom (yes, I’m boring).

Peter, Bjorn & John

you sit in the subway?
Moondog - Avenue Of The Americas

Pyrolator

5 favorite books

Zu viele.

The Earlies

your liberation anthem
Bob Dylan - I Shall Be Released

Charles Webster

you wake up?
Joni Mitchell - Both Sides Now

Travis

you wake up?
Teenage Fanclub - Ain't That Enough

Joan As Police Woman

you come home from the club?
Blur - Caravan

Dwele

a record you fell in love to
Mint Condition - Breakin' My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)

Art Brut

a record you fell in love to
Helen Love - Does Your Heart Go Boom?

Sarah Jaffe

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

The Hidden Cameras

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Nummern

Electric 6

you sit in a plane?
Cat Power - The Covers Record

The Fray

you prepare for an important date?
Frank Sinatra

The Loose Salute

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

Simple Kid

you make love?
Metallica - Battery

Candi Staton

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Drifters - Up On The Roof

Caribou

your sunday morning song

I’m either working on my own music ...

Emmy The Great

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Britney Spears - Email My Heart

The Late Greats

you sit in the subway?
Public Image Limited

White Hinterland

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

Nicky Siano

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Laura Nyro - Poverty Train

Ashley Beedle

you make love?

Some things must remain private.

Casual

you prepare for an important date?
Jay-Z

Grizzly Bear

you are stoned?
Deerhunter

Bill Adler

perfect anthem for New York
Run DMC - Sucker MC's

Mystery Jets

you run from the cops?
The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love

Robin Saville

you want to disturb your neighbours?
General Magic And Pita - Spring Fridge

Glimpse

you feel like 1982?
Dead Or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)

White Denim

you relax on a beach?
Milt Jackson - Misterioso

Cosmo

5 favorite things about London

How Londoners say «Awight Luv» all the time ...

M.A.N.D.Y.

you are on a football field?

I don't play football anymore.

Marit Bergman

favorite street?

Drottninggatan, but only the part north of Kungsgatan.

Sibrydion

first record you remember
Mike Stevens

Gravenhurst

you walk through a dark forest?
Whitehouse

David Morales

you are in a depressive mood?
Blue Magic - Look Me Up

Riccio

best day of the week in the city?

All days for me, not one in particular.

Matmos

you work in the garden?
The Kinks - Are The Village Green Preservation Society

Defend Moscow

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass - Spanish Flea

Mavis Staples

the song to be played at your funeral
«I'll Fly Away»

Woolfy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Police - Every Breath You Take

Million Stylez

favorite band hailing from the city?

Nordic Steel

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you remember
Johnny Cash - I Walk The Line

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Armando

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds your friends of you
Chas & Dave

Bodies Of Water

your party anthem
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Datarock

you prepare for an important date?
Op:l Bastards - Spraybeat

Empire Of The Sun

you prepare for an important date?
Coconut Records - West Coast

Jacob Golden

a song that reminds you of school
Slayer - South Of Heaven

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
The Gories - Outta Here

Whitehouse

first record you remember
Yoko Ono - Fly

Seelenluft

first record you remember
Trio Eugster

Dinky

5 favorite animals

zebras / dolphins / pandas / penguins / cats

Suzanne Vega

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Hot Chip

you make love?
Sir Mix-a-Lot - Baby Got Back

Brasstronaut

you meet your parents?
Brasstronaut - Hand Behind

Monday Michiru

you wake up?

The song of nature. Right now in spring ...

Fujiya & Miyagi

perfect anthem for Brighton
The Animals - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
The Velvet Underground

Gary Numan

perfect anthem for London
Marilyn Manson - The Beautiful People

Syd Matters

you wake up?
Radiohead - Go To Sleep

Howlin' Rain

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sly & The Family Stone - Anthology

Mouse On Mars

learn these three songs by heart:

Alles von David Guetta / «Copa Cabana» / «Sunshine Reggae»

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Lennon - Imagine

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Jesper Dahlbäck

which is the best job one can have in the city?

No job!

Vetiver

a record you fell in love to
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Scout Niblett

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Drain You

Pepe Bradock

you cook?
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Ain't No Mountain High En...

Kaos

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Sandi Thom

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Prodigy - Firestarter

Beppe Loda

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Beppe Loda & Marco DJ - Sognando

Barbara Carlotti

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Zombies - Time Of The Season

Nocturnes

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Mew - And The Glass Handed Kites

Like A Stuntman

you feel like 1982?
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Tracey Thorn

a song that reminds you of school
David Essex - Hold Me Close

Michael Reinboth

you ride a bicycle?
Moodymann

Malachai

5 favorite records
Jonathan Richman - Now Is Better Than Before

The Jackets

a record you fell in love to
The Gun Club - The Las Vegas Story

Dollboy

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bruce Springsteen - Highway Patrolman

Rich Medina

you meet your parents?
The Intruders - I'll Always Love My Mama

Kathy Zimmer

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sinéad O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Bebel Gilberto

you make love?
Grace Jones - La Vie En Rose

Irvine Welsh

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

Yuck

5 favorite human inventions

Electric Guitars / Valves / Printing Press / Walkman / Alcohol

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you feel like 1982?
Tones On Tail - When You're Smiling

Van She

5 favorite bands you know personally

Soulwax / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Cut Copy / The Presets ...

Black Devil Disco Club

best concert you ever attended
The Beatles playing L'Olympia (Paris) in 1964

Karolina Stenstöm

which song fits the city the best?
Steso Songs - It’s Oh Too Dark Tonight

Young Knives

a record you fell in love to
Paul Weller - Wild Wood

Ian Pooley

you meet your parents?
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

Parlour

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

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds your friends of you

I gotta ask my friend Olivia who is ...

Ray Mang

you take a bubble bath?
Gatto Fritto - Bursting The Bubble

Anni Rossi

5 favorite bands that hail from Minnesota

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

Sebastien Tellier

your boozed up anthem
Duran Duran - A View To A Kill

Chris & Cosey

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Simon Dupree & The Big Sound - Kites

Comanechi

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Daniel Johnston - Hi, How Are You?

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite movies

Unzählbar.

Ed Harcourt

you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls

Kathryn Williams

you stay in bed?
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne

Andy Gill

a record you fell in love to
Muddy Waters - Manish Boy

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Facemob

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds you of school
AC/DC - Thunderstruck

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Milky Wimpshake - My Heart Beats Faster Than Techno

Spinto Band

you come home from the club?
Peggy Lee - Black Coffee

Blow Monkeys

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Blow Monkeys - Digging Your Scene

Psychic Ills

you come home from the club?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

Chromeo

No. 6
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

Swahili Blonde

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Pigbag - Sunny Day

Dillon

you meet your parents?
Joy Division

Wolf People

record you were looking for the longest
Los Mismos - Pasa El Tran

Sam Amidon

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

you are love sick?
David Bowie - Golden Years

Wally Badarou

first record you remember
Marcel Amont - Bleu Blanc Blond

Studio

you stay in bed?
Björn Olsson - Lät I H Moll

Alexander Robotnick

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Chrome Hoof

you ride a bicycle?
Harold Faltermeyer - Shoot Out

Adonis

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

Smudo

you prepare for an important date?
Weird Al Yankovic - Bohemian Polka

Justice

5 favorite bands you know personally

Scenario Rock / TTC (Superfamilleconne) / G-Unit/ Teamtendo / Soulwax

Cypress Hill

a song that reminds you of school
Zapp - More Bounce To The Ounce

Brothers Of End

you want to disturb your neighbours?
King Tubby - Original Dub

The Ones

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Don't Stop Til You Get Enough

Mugison

5 favorite books

«Tabula Rasa» by Sigurður Gudmundsson / «The Little ...

Shitdisco

you make love?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

James Murphy

you ride a bicycle?
T. Rex - Jeepster

No Age

you drive into the country?
Abe Vigoda - Don't Lie

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Cortney Tidwell - Don’t Let Stars Keep Us Tangled Up (E...

Whirlwind Heat

a song you would use as a ring-tone
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Ben Watt

you make love?

None.

Turzi

your sunday morning song
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

Trans Am

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Meat Loaf

The Miserable Rich

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

Kid Loco

you prepare for an important date?
Dr. Alimentado - The Best Dressed Chicken In Town

Toby Tobias

the song to be played at your funeral
Prefab Sprout - Cars & Girls

Andreya Triana

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

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite things that make you sexy

teeth / hair / glasses / wit / a lot of drinks

Omar

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

When Saints Go Machine

you walk in the rain?
Black Dice - Cloud Pleaser

Thievery Corporation

you prepare for an important date?
Snowboy - There's Nothing Like This

Air

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Roberta Flack - The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face

Dan Michaelson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bob Dylan - Blood On The Tracks

!!!

a song that reminds you of school
Sonic Youth - 100%

Hugh Herrera

perfect anthem for San Diego
Don Henley - The Boys Of Summer

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your ultimate heartbreak song
Trembling Blue Stars - Sometimes I Still Feel The Bruis...

Raul Midon

5 favorite books

Yann Martel: «The Life Of Pi». A magical ...

The Revenge

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Fagen - I.G.Y.

Marissa Nadler

you relax on a beach?

I rarely go to the beach. I have ...

Justus Köhncke

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Computerliebe

DJ Vadim

you make love?
Prince - Sexy MF

Howe Gelb

take these three tools with you:

right eyebrow / left eyebrow / slightly crinkled beard

Odawas

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

Black Angels

you make love?
Donovan - Hurdy Gurdy Man

Gilles Peterson

you sit in a plane?
UFO - United Future Airlines

Kalabrese

your ultimate heartbreak song
Al Green - Let's Stay Together

Invisible Conga People

you are in the sauna?
Asakawa Maki - Akai Hashi

Round Table Knights

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Albert Ayler - Vibrations

Angel Deradoorian

best soundtrack ever
Alain Goraguer - La Planète Sauvage

Ricardo Villalobos

your ultimate heartbreak song
Depeche Mode - Somebody

Broken Social Scene

a song that reminds your friends of you
Grace Jones - Pull Up To The Bumper

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite bands you know personally

mein erstes Transistor-Radio, das ich mir ans Fahrrad ...

Shine 2009

you drive a car late at night?
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

A Guy Called Gerald

the song to be played at your funeral

I’m working on it.

Micah P. Hinson

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite things that make you sexy

a good gig / massage / subtle advances / well shaped ...

Munk

you wake up?
Deutsche Nationalhymne

Soul Mekanik

you are love sick?
Tone Theory - Limbo Of Vanished Possibilities

Julia Franck

take these three CDs/records with you:
Klavierkonzerte von Beethoven in der Einspielung von Gu...

Sven Väth

first record you remember
Bill Haley & The Comets - Rock Around The Clock

Tal Weiss

a record you fell in love to
Love - Forever Changes

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Caron Wheeler

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Faith Evans - Love Like This Before

The Emperor Machine

you wake up?
Cybotron - Clear

Jesh

No. 1
Ryan Adams - Love Is Hell

New Young Pony Club

you are in a depressive mood?
Elliott Smith

ESG

you prepare for an important date?
Britney Spears - Gimme More

Love Inks

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

Holy Ghost!

you are love sick?
Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald - On My Own

Michael Mayer

record you were looking for the longest
John Carpenter - They Live

Bottin

your ultimate heartbreak song
Lucio Battisti - Io Vorrei... Non Vorrei... Ma Se Vuoi

Lloyd Cole

first record you remember
The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love

Moving Units

you are in a depressive mood?

I don’t get depressed. I get melancholy.

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you jog?

No jogging. 52 mm. On Indy's or ...

Constance Amiot

the song to be played at your funeral

I just hope it’ll be a «happy ...

Rod Thomas

the song to be played at your funeral
Richard Swift - Looking Back, I Should Have Been Home M...

Race Horses

you fall asleep?
Super Furry Animals - Cryndod Yn Dy Lais

Tiga

you prepare for an important date?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Joakim

you prepare for an important date?
Casiotone For The Painfully Alone - Tonight Was A Disas...

Bing Ji Ling

a song that reminds your friends of you
Muppet Show Rowlf Sings - You and I And George

Fingerpicked


Playlist: they call it Martini sommer - november 2011

Sons And Daughters

you sit in a plane?
The Specials - International Jet Set

Modeselektor

5 favorite human inventions

das Handy / das Klo / das Geld / das Flugzeug ...

In Flagranti

you sit in a plane?

I prefer to read a book in the ...

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lulu Santos - Hey Hey, My My

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Tim Sweeney

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dead Kennedys - California Über Alles

John Foxx

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Rolling Stones - Jumpin' Jack Flash

Newton Faulkner

No. 10
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Little Dragon

first record you remember
The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations

Orishas

you come home from the club?

I always come home drunk. So when my ...

Hannah Scott

your guilty pleasure song
Lady Gaga - Poker Face

Ralphi Rosario

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Jacques Renault

No. 9
Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love

Birdy Nam Nam

you surf the internet?
La Femme - Sur La Planche

Bettye Lavette

the song to be played at your funeral
Donny Hathaway - Giving Up Is Hard To Do

Holger Czukay

you make love?

Gott oh Gott, mich dann auch noch mit ...

KT Tunstall

a song that reminds you of school
The Communards - Don't Leave Me This Way

Cortney Tidwell

No. 5
Depeche Mode - Black Celebration

Paul Frick

you drive into the country?
Pink Floyd - Saint Tropez

Ada

start to learn these three things:

Fische fangen / Fische ausnehmen / Fische zubereiten

Jonathan Wilson

you run naked through a cornfield?
Fleet Foxes - Sim Sala Bim

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite cartoon characters

Jessica Rabbit / Bugs Bunny / Yosemite Sam / Daffy Duck ...

Shawn Lee

a song you wish you'd written yourself
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Bomb The Bass

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - One Step Beyond

Charlotte Hatherley

you take a bubble bath?
Blondie - Picture This

Horace Andy

you prepare a candle light dinner?

I can’t tell cause I can’t ...

Gwyneth Herbert

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

Mark Archer

best concert you ever attended

Got to see Chic a few years back ...

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things that make you sexy

razor / clean socks / deoderant / mustache / beautiful ebony skin

Lopazz

you play a game of chess?

Ich spiele kein Schach!

Apache Beat

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marine Girls - On My Mind

Loane

your boozed up anthem
Bee Gees - Living Together

First Aid Kit

you run naked through a cornfield?
Iron & Wine - Naked As We Came

Plum

which song fits the city the best?
KT Tunstall - Under The Weather

The Diaphanoids

you meet your parents?
Luciano Pavarotti

Editors

you wake up?
Belle & Sebastian - I'm A Cuckoo

Glass Candy

the song to be played at your funeral
Morton Feldman - Rothko Chapel

Beautiful Swimmers

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

A: That will be rough as I have ...

Explosions In The Sky

you feel like 1982?
Minor Threat - Minor Threat

Morton Valence

you sit in a plane?
Ritchie Valens

Simone White

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

A song without SOUL.

Efterklang

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Piano Magic - Writers Without Homes

Boom Bip

you meet your parents?
Willie Nelson - Opportunity To Cry

Georg Levin

you sit in a plane?
Etta Jones - Don’t Go To Strangers

Pastor

you camp in the desert?
Godley & Creme - Cry

Valery Gore

you are window shopping?
Queen - I Want It All

The Shortwave Set

a song that reminds you of school
Madonna - Borderline

King Britt

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Stevie Wonder - Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plan...

Mechanical Bride

you cook?
Louis Prima - Angelina

Luca C & Brigante

you ride a bicycle?
Pink Floyd - Bike

Cajun Dance Party

a song that reminds you of school
Cajun Dance Party - The Next Untouchable

Jakob der Lügner

you are in the sauna?
Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait

Wolfmother

you drive a car late at night?
Deep Purple - Black Night

Tindersticks

record you were looking for the longest
John Barry - The Wrong Box

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal belongings

wallet / keys / credit card / piano / glasses

Chateau Flight

your party anthem
Franck Timm

Thieves Like Us

best Beatles song
The Beatles - And Your Bird Can Sing

David Pajo

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

no electricity / no refrigeration / no windows

Marius Circus

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

DJ Nu-Mark

first record you bought
U.T.F.O. - Roxanne Roxanne

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever To Tell

Duke Special

your party anthem
Deee-Lite - Groove Is In The Heart

Horse Meat Disco

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

Jerk Chicken!, Architecture, my home.

Wall-E

you stay in bed?
The Beach Boys - Shut Down

Morpheus

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City

Bob Power

you fall asleep?
Bill Evans
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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

a song that reminds you of school
War - Low Rider

+more

Doe Paoro

your boozed up anthem
Ghostface Killah – Saturday Nite

+more

Valery Gore

you smuggle diamonds?
Genesis - Just A Job To Do

+more

Sarah Jaffe

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Too Short - Blow the Whistle

+more