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Datarock

is a Norwegian electro rock band from Bergen. Formed in 2000 they first released on Telle Records before the band founded their own imprint Young Aspiring Professionals. They have been touring the world elusively and their music has been used for TV commercials by Apple, Coca-Cola and EA Sports.

Which song do you listen to when...
you relax on a beach?
Guided By Voices
you ride a bicycle?
Sick Of It All - Scratch The Surface
you cook?
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Blabber 'n Smoke
you prepare for an important date?
Op:l Bastards - Spraybeat
you are in a depressive mood?
Built To Spill - Perfect From Now On (LP)
you drive a car late at night?
Hüsker Dü

I don’t have a driving licence, but hey, something by Hüsker Dü.

you fall asleep?
DJ Shadow - Midnight In A Perfect World

It’s probably a cliché, but it must be something by DJ Shadow.

you are on a football field?
Kaptein Kaliber - Jeg Kjoper Middag
you make love?

I’ll let her pick something...

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
JR Ewing
you sit in a plane?
Sonic Youth
you sit in the subway?
The Beta Band - Dry The Rain
you wake up?
Talking Heads - Don’t Worry About The Government
Questions answered by: Ketil Mosnes (bass, programming, keyboards, backing vocals)

Travis

you run from the cops?
Primal Scream - Trainspotting

Matmos

you are love sick?
Cat Power - Metal Heart

James Holden

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Mathew Jonson - Marionette

Yellowman

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Fats Domino - Blueberry Hill

Holger Czukay

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Anfliegende Raketen.

Emma Tricca

you sit in a plane?

I don’t know really. I generally watch ...

Radio 4

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beastie Boys - Professor Booty

Morningwood

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Cheap Trick - ELO Kiddies

Scout Niblett

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Daniel Johnston - True Love Will Find You In The End

Zambri

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Aphex Twin - Vordhosbn

Bing Ji Ling

first record you remember
Simon & Garfunkel - The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin...

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chopin

Bettye Lavette

your party anthem
T Baby - Whit It Baby

Bottin

first record you bought
Duran Duran - Arena

Irvine Welsh

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

Renegade Soundwave

first record you bought
Barry Blue - Dancin’ (On A Saturday Night)

Kid Loco

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

Alexander Robotnick

you are on a football field?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Forbidden Colours

Newton Faulkner

No. 1
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

Prefuse 73

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Prefuse 73 (rough mixes especially) – that shit disturbs ...

Seether

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Black Sabbath - Changes

Woodpigeon

5 favorite personal tragedies

I don't think these can be «favorites».

The Miserable Rich

you cook?
Beethoven’s 9th symphony

Kinky

5 favorite personal tragedies

Kidnapped with the band in Mexico City / Somebody ...

Yoav

perfect song to end a party with
The Knife - Pass This On

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite human inventions

song / harp / wine / book / steak

Metronomy

best concert you ever attended
Les Rhythmes Digitales

The Loose Salute

best concert you ever attended

Ride, Brixton Academy

Lopazz

you play a game of chess?

Ich spiele kein Schach!

Tal Weiss

perfect song to end a party with
John Cage - 4:33

DJ Kent

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Merzbow

Tridact

you sit in a plane?
Michael Rother - Sterntaler

El-P

you prepare for an important date?
Duran Duran - Save A Prayer

Shitdisco

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dave Berry - The Crying Game

Horace Andy

you prepare for an important date?

I can’t remember because I haven’t ...

Quiet Village

you drive a car late at night?
John Carpenter - The Fog

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Jimi Hendrix - Are You Experienced

Suzanne Vega

best video clip you ever saw
Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Wooden Birds

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The American Analog Set - Know By Heart

Charlotte Hatherley

you sit in the subway?
Dead Kennedys - California ܜber Alles

Lucky Luke

your ultimate heartbreak song
Garnet Mimms & the Enchanters - Cry Baby

Empire Of The Sun

you drive a car late at night?
Prince - Controversy

Ilya Santana

you feel like 1982?
Shirley Lites - Heat You Up (Melt You Down)

Magic Mike

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kansas - Dust In The Wind

David Rodigan

No. 6
Justin Hinds and The Dominoes - Carry Go Bring Come

David Pajo

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Charlie McCarthy / Mac Arthur / Charlie Feathers

ESG

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

Ost & Kjex

you run naked through a cornfield?
Kate Bush - Cloudbusting

Woolfy

a record you fell in love to
Dennis Edwards - Don't Look Any Further

Mark Archer

your liberation anthem
Slo Moshun - Bells Of New York

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite movies

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

Hatcham Social

your party anthem
Eurythmics - Thorn In My Side

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Tim Sweeney

you wake up?
Pink Floyd - Time

Leroy Burgess

your sunday morning song

Whatever is playing at the church that day ...

Papst & Abstinenzler

you had enough of this world?
Johnny Cash - Redemption Day

VV Brown

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Ewan Pearson

your party anthem
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Leo Zero

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rafoot - Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Richard Norris

5 favorite drinks

Tea / Blueberry Juice / White Russian / Harveys Best Bitter ...

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

a song that reminds you of school

I did not go to school.

Michael Mayer

a song that reminds you of school
Paul Young - Come Back And Stay

Pacifika

you run naked through a cornfield?
Blind Melon

David Holmes

you prepare for an important date?
Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK

Mark E.

you wake up?
Phuture - Rise From Your Grave

Gary Lucas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - All Summer Long

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite books

Can I mention six? Jack Kerouac: «On The ...

Explosions In The Sky

you surf the internet?
Deerhunter - Helicopter

A Guy Called Gerald

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sade - Love Is Stronger Than Pride

Pastor

you walk through a dark forest?
Michael Bolton - Can I Touch You... There?

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite clubs

The Living Room, NYC / Komedia, Brighton / Start The ...

Mirror Mirror

a record you fell in love to
Nine Inch Nails - Downward Spiral

The Phantom Band

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Pink Moon

Round Table Knights

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

We Are Scientists

5 favorite bands you know personally

Editors / Bishop Allen / Roland Shanks / Foreign Born / The ...

Tiga

a song that reminds you of school
Marc Almond - Tears Run Rings

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three CDs/records with you:
Joe Meek & The Blue Men - I Hear A New World

Dollskabeat

you cook?
Richard Strauss

Panico


Top 10 favourite albums of all time

Sandro Perri

you prepare for an important date?
Thin Lizzy - Dancing In The Moonlight

The Emperor Machine

you rob a bank?
Heaven 17 - (We Don't Need This) Fascist Groove Thang

Howlin' Rain

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Me And Bobby McGee

Lone Wolf

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

Ame

you drive into the country?
Dolly Parton - Jolene

Colder

No. 10
Mark Hollis - A Life (1895-1915)

Tim Mälzer

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Schach / Karten

Blow Monkeys

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

José James

you ride a bicycle?

You shouldn’t ride and listen to music ...

Tha 4orce

a record you fell in love to
Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

Brasstronaut

you drive into the country?
The Beach Boys - You Still Believe In Me

Midlake

best concert you ever attended
Michael Jackson

Thieves Like Us

a record you fell in love to
The Who - The Who Sell Out

Drugstore

you are stoned?

Stopped wanting to get stoned that day I ...

Whirlwind Heat

first record you bought
Biz Markie- The Biz Never Sleeps (1988)

Marc Romboy

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Stephan Bodzin - Marathon Man

Dominique Leone

first record you remember
«Jimmy Crack Corn»

Coldplay

your ultimate heartbreak song
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Into My Arms

Kasper Bjorke

best concert you ever attended
The Cure

Duke Special

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Michael Reinboth

you walk through a dark forest?
Ton Steine Scherben - Macht Kaputt, Was Euch Kaputt Mac...

Coyote

you camp in the desert?
James Taylor - Sunny Skies

Jonathan Wilson

your party anthem
Grateful Dead - Europe '72

Thievery Corporation

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

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Round Two - New Day

Lexx

you wake up?
The Sylvers - Fool's Paradise

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your ultimate heartbreak song
Patsy Cline - She’s Got You

The Golden Filter

you are love sick?
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Future Beat Alliance

perfect anthem for Sheffield
LFO - LFO

Ian Hart

a song that reminds you of school
The Clash - White Riot

The Diaphanoids

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Scott Walker

Syd Matters

you rob a bank?
Sly & The Family Stone - Runnin' Away

N.A.S.A.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Eric B. & Rakim - Paid In Full

Fabrizio Mammarella

your ultimate heartbreak song
Virgo Four - In A Vision

Kid Koala

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Violent Femmes - Candlelight Song

The Fray

you wake up?
The Innocence Mission - One For Sorrow, Two For Joy

Fanfarlo

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Norwegian Wood

Daddy-O

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

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Jeff Mills - Growth

Shine 2009

you stay in bed?
Pale Saints - Kinky Love

Air

first record you remember
A Robin Hood storytelling record

Sharon van Etten

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Carpenters - Superstar

Editors

you drive into the country?
My Morning Jacket - One Big Holiday

Holy Ghost!

you prepare for an important date?

N: I’ve never been on a real ...

Trusme

perfect anthem for London

These days anything Dub Step.

The Hidden Cameras

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

Young Knives

take these three tools with you:

machete / blow torch / saw

Alex Smoke

you wake up?
William Basinski - The Disintegration Loops I-IV

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite building?

The Bank of Georgia building in Sololaki and ...

Wordsworth

first record you bought
Run DMC - Here We Go

Division Of Laura Lee

you are love sick?
Notorious B.I.G. - Fuck You Tonight (ft. R. Kelly)

Nedry

the song to be played at your funeral

I dont care, I'll be dead.

Luke Haines

5 favorite books

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

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Nick Cave - O’Malley’s Bar

Dennis Kane

you need to get work done?

I do, so let's end this!

Gnod

best soundtrack ever
Rockers OST

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
Mudhoney - Suck You Dry

Erobique

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

Robin Saville

you prepare for an important date?
Sister Sledge - He's The Greatest Dancer

Belle & Sebastian

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Our Broken Garden

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

Art Brut

your ultimate heartbreak song
Traveling Wilburys - Congratulations

James Pants

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Laibach - Opus Dei

Dwele

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pharcyde - Passin' Me By

Moonboots

No. 6
Elkin & Nelson - Elkin & Nelson

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Terence Bernardo

the song to be played at your funeral
Chilliwack - My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone)

John Klemmer

you fall asleep?

I am fascinated by any and all music ...

Ralphi Rosario

your ultimate heartbreak song
Destiny's Child - Bug-A-Boo

Kevin Saunderson


Detroit

Mouse On Mars

take these three CDs/records with you:
Neil Young - Harvest

Sandi Thom

you fall asleep?
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Igor Stravinsky - The Firebird

Dave Clarke

you sit in a plane?
Tom Vek

Ben Watt

you feel like 1982?
Pauline Murray & The Invisible Girls

The Ones

first record you bought
The Salsoul Orchestra - Magic Bird Of Fire

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Sylvers - Only One Can Win

Micah P. Hinson

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
At Swim Two Birds - Darling (Remix)

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite forms of transportation

motorcycle / walking / train / automobile / snowboard

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Monks - I Hate You

Nicole Willis

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian/Observer / Hello! / Wax Poetics 

Zwicker

you cook?
I:Cube - Track 02 (Live At The Panetarium)

Howe Gelb

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Comes With A Smile / Bomb / Tracks

Bodies Of Water

your liberation anthem
The Soul Stirrers - Christ Is All

Jimmy Edgar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Thrill Kill Kult - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult

Caron Wheeler

your ultimate heartbreak song
Roberta Flack - Mister Magic

Anja Schneider

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Computerliebe

Constance Amiot

the song to be played at your funeral

I just hope it’ll be a «happy ...

Bebel Gilberto

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

Anne Clark

you ride a bicycle?
The Viewers - Streethorn (Ben Watt Mix)

Million Stylez

favorite building?

Globen. Hoping that I will perform there one ...

Mavis Staples

perfect anthem for Chicago
R. Kelly - Steppin' Into Heaven

First Aid Kit

you walk in the rain?
Karen Dalton - Little Bit Of Rain

Shakespeares Sister

you sit in the subway?
Petula Clark - Don’t Sleep In The Subway

Hot Chip

you run naked through a cornfield?
Circus Theme Song

The Shortwave Set

the song to be played at your funeral
Elton John - Candle In The Wind

Heidi Happy

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

The Jackets

first video clip you remember?
Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer

The Invisible

you need to get work done?
Kraftwerk - Computer Love

Riccio

a song that reminds you of school
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime

Nicky Siano

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Jackson 5 - Forever Came Today

Morpheus

you relax on a beach?
Minimal Concept - Ships

Trans Am

you work in the garden?

Have you ever worked in the garden? Bad ...

Odawas

first record you remember
«Les Miserables» Soundtrack

Jill Jones

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Jeff Buckley - Lover, You Should've Come Over

DJ Touché

No. 3

«The Living Dead At The Manchester Morgue» aka ...

Georg Levin

a song that reminds you of school
Hubert Kah - Rosemarie

Droog

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

Jesse Lenat

you make love?
Michael Hedges - Aerial Boundaries

The Project Club

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Sil - Windows (Detroit Mix)

Erol Alkan

you sit in the subway?
Stereolab

DJ Nature

first record you remember
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Streets

Franz Nicolay

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Muppets - Happiness Hotel

Toby Tobias

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

Hacienda

best concert you ever attended
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Sumner Brothers

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

Mark Richardson

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

Interpol

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030 (LP)

Dan Michaelson

the song to be played at your funeral
Lou Reed - Goodnight Ladies

Heavy

you watch porn?
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t’aime… Moi Non Plu...

Headless Heroes

you jog?
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

Little Dragon

first record you remember
Break Machine - Street Dance

Olafur Arnalds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Headman

best video clip you ever saw
Aphex Twin - Windowlicker

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Jazzanova

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Passiert nur unbewusst.

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite English words

regardless / gardless / RE: gardless / gard / better

Kon & Amir

you watch girls go by?
Slave - Watching You

Miss Platnum

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

Richard Hawley

you are love sick?

Never am, mate.

Ashley Beedle

you sit in the subway?
Warriors Soundtrack

Todd Terje

the song to be played at your funeral
Arbeid Adelt - Death Disco

Architeq

you run naked through a cornfield?
Clout - Sunshine Baby

Luca C & Brigante

you wake up?
Burt Bacharach - Are You There (With Another Girl)

Still Going

best concert you ever attended
Public Enemy

DJ Hell

you go to a club?

Techno music.

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Stefan: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Whomadewho

you make love?
Sigur Rós

Pyrolator

you feel like 1982?
Wire - Two People In A Room

Treefight For Sunlight

best concert you ever attended
Dirty Projectors

Manuel Tur

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Little Dragon - Twice

Kool & The Gang

you cook?

For instance scrambled eggs? Usually I listen to ...

Afrika Bambaataa

you play a game of chess?

Nothing. I have to concentrate on the game.

Polly Scattergood

learn these three songs by heart:
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Melanie C

5 favorite personal belongings

Phone / TV / Car / iPod / Home

Smudo

you cook?
Louis Prima

Telepopmusik

the song to be played at your funeral
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Bomb The Bass

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

DJ Mehdi

a song that reminds your friends of you
Queen - Don't Stop Me Now

Daniel Wang

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

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite books

Jan Potocki - Die Handschrift von Saragossa / Cabrera Infante ...

Jacques Renault

No. 3
Creedence Clearwater Revival - I Put A Spell On You

Kurt Maloo

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Ludwig van Beethoven - Mondscheinsonate

Fol Chen

you are love sick?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Ratatat

first record you bought
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - He's The DJ, I'm The...

Chikinki

a song that reminds your friends of you
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Puccini

Studio

you go to a club?
Ashra - Club Cannibal

Parlour

first record you bought
Fancy - Slice Me Nice

Psychic Ills

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

Mélissa Laveaux

the song to be played at your funeral
Lhasa De Sela - Anywhere On This Road

Comanechi

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Make Up - I Want Some

James Yorkston

the song to be played at your funeral
Go, The Mass Is Ended

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Michelle

C. Gibbs

record you were looking for the longest
This Mortal Coil

Neon Heights

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

All of the above.

Jesh

No. 6
The Cure - Seventeen Seconds

Zohra

you come home from the club?
Anne Clark - Sleeper in Metropolis

New Young Pony Club

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Side 2 of Abbey Road

Minus 8

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

Brothers Of End

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

Boom Bip

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

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico

Karolina Stenstöm

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

Leon Ware

a record you fell in love to
The Crests - Sixteen Candles

Johnossi

favorite sports team?

J&O: Djurgarden (soccer team)

Sam Amidon

5 favorite places in the world

on a train / on a boat / by a ...

Vashti Bunyan

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

The noise of people / Roads that lead to ...

Saint Etienne

you drive a car late at night?
The Human League - WXJL Tonight

Kelli Ali

you drive a car late at night?
The Stooges - Dirt

Memory Band

you sit in the subway?
Four Tet - Slow Jam

Lo Fat Orchestra

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Getting Better

Ora Cogan

you fall asleep?
Grouper - Heavy Water/I'd Rather Be Sleeping

Architecture In Helsinki

the song to be played at your funeral
Ekkehard Ehlers - John Cassavettes Part 2

Junior Boys

a song that reminds you of school
William Blake - Jerusalem

Jakob der Lügner

your ultimate heartbreak song
Trio - Sabine, Sabine, Sabine

Lindstrom

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Uriah Heep - Heartache City

Chris Carrier

5 favorite places in the world

Roma / Niagara falls / Alpes mountains / Golden Gate bridge ...

Penguin Prison

first record you bought
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Into The Great Wide Ope...

Apiento

you sit in a plane?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

Jacob Golden

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

Simple Kid

you sit in a plane?
Aphex Twin - Nannou

Faust

first record you remember
Johnny Hallyday - Retiens La Nuit

Higamos Hogamos

you eat a cucumber?
Prince - Erotic City

Hugh Herrera

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Al McKay

you prepare for an important date?

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

Dani Siciliano

best concert you ever attended
U2

Gwyneth Herbert

you feel like 1982?
Paul Robeson - My Curly Headed Baby

Valery Gore

you walk in the rain?
Sharon Van Etten - Give Out

Trevor Jackson

you sit in a plane?
Closer Music - 123 Gravity

Theo Parrish

the song to be played at your funeral

I don't like that question. I leave ...

Stephan Remmler

perfect anthem for Bremerhaven
Klaus & Klaus - An Der Nordseeküste

Kalabrese

best video clip you ever saw
Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer

Tony Carrasco

a song to seduce you
Love Unlimited - Move Me No Mountain

Ada

5 favorite records
Frivolous - Impermeable Disguise

Justine D

you sit in a plane?
The Velvet Underground - I'm Set Free

Ilija Rudman

best soundtrack ever
Rick James - Everywhere I Go

Angel Deradoorian

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Edelweiss€œ from the musical €žThe Sound Of Music

Soft Rocks

you make love?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Rod Thomas

best concert you ever attended
Feist

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you relax on a beach?

Wann kommt der Roedelius wohl mal in die ...

Chris Coco

you are in a depressive mood?
Lambchop - Up With People

Horse Meat Disco

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

Luke Solomon

5 favorite English words

Fuck / Bollocks / wonderful / cheers / fabulous

Max Tundra

a song that reminds you of school
Amazulu - Too Good To Be Forgotten

Sibrydion

a record you fell in love to
The Jesus And Mary Chain - April Skies

Peter, Bjorn & John

you work in the garden?
Toto - Africa

Nick Chacona

perfect anthem for New York
Chaka Khan - I Know You, I Live You

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

There are too many! I can’t just ...

When Saints Go Machine

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Roxy Music - Avalon

Nils Frahm

you go to a club?
Arthur Russell - Arm Around You

Oneida

you play a game of chess?

Haven’t played chess in 10 years and ...

Peter Kruder

your boozed up anthem
Mr. V - Put Your Drink Down

Good Shoes

you run from the cops?
At The Drive-In - Relationship Of Command

Terry Lynn


Kingston

In Kingston the vibe is actually really ...

Doe Paoro

the song to be played at your funeral
«St James Infirmary»

Cypress Hill

first record you bought
Parliament - Motor Booty Affair

Windsurf

you feel like 1982?
Toto - Africa

Unconventional Science

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Most anything coming out of Orlando.

Sondre Lerche

you make love?
Bernard Herrmann - Vertigo

The Morning Benders

your sunday morning song
Nico - The Fairest Of The Seasons

Living Things

you drive a car late at night?
The Rolling Stones - Exile On Main Street (LP)

!!!

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Perfect Day

Electric 6

you prepare for an important date?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - From Her To Eternity

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
The Gories - Outta Here

DJ Nu-Mark

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

My Bee's Garden

a song you would send over the ocean
Alain Bashung - Madame Rêve

Lucky Soul

you feel like 1972?
Carly Simon - You're So Vain

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song that inspires you

Puh... so viel.

Alela Diane

a song you would send over the ocean
Led Zeppelin - Going to California

Dollboy

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Art Decade

KT Tunstall

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

Dinky

5 favorite clubs

Panorama Bar in Berlin. It’s like my ...

Sons And Daughters

you paint your apartment?
cLOUDDEAD - I Promise Never To Get Paint On My Glasses ...

Jackpot

you are love sick?

Then I guess I'm so sensitive that ...

No Age

you wake up?
Paul McCartney - Monkberry Moon Delight

Chromeo

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Bad

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Brennan Green

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Chromatics

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dolly Parton - Jolene

The Battle Of Land And Sea

perfect anthem for Portland
Songs Of Green Pheasant - Hey, Hey Wilderness

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

Brian Jackson

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

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite restaurant?

Amida Kolgrill. At Folkungagatan 76. So good...

Glen Johnson

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - Toxic

Stratus

your sunday morning song
The Kinks - Are The Village Green Preservation Society

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
ELO & Olivia Newton John - Xanadu

Jimi Jamison

your sunday morning song
Bill Withers - Just As I Am

Chateau Flight

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock

Sebastien Tellier

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pink Floyd - Sheep

Modeselektor

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Strassenbahn / Bus / Flugzeug (Lufthansa) / Taxi / Fahrrad

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song that reminds your friends of you
Marty Robbins - Lord You Gave Me A Mountain

Cajun Dance Party

a record you fell in love to
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

Marcus Bonfanti

your sunday morning song
Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Up Above My Head

Little Jackie

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings

Bobbito Garcia

you cook?
Mongo Santamaria - Tenderly

Tiago

you come home from the club?
Endless Boogie - Endless Boogie

Anni Rossi

5 favorite restaurants

The Golden Spoon (frozen yogurt) / LA Burrito / Dink ...

Slove

you feel like dancing?
Inflagranti - Emotional R

Cornelius

you play a game of chess?
Television Personalities - Games For Boys

Xiu Xiu

take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

Rich Medina

your party anthem
The Gap Band - Outstanding

Morgan Geist

you want to disturb your neighbours?

You’re obviously not from NYC. Why don ...

Candi Staton

you relax on a beach?
Otis Redding - (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay

Kinski

first record you bought
The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz

Turzi

your ultimate heartbreak song

Any kind of New Beat music. It shows ...

DJ Cherrystones

you wake up?
Wipers - Over The Edge

Bill Brewster

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Jay-Z- It's Alright

Marius Circus

you relax on a beach?
Marcos Valle - Estrelar

Andy Gill

the song to be played at your funeral
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrows Parties

White Denim

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

Morton Valence

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting

Datarock

you fall asleep?
DJ Shadow - Midnight In A Perfect World

Justus Köhncke

best video clip you ever saw
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

M.A.N.D.Y.

you are on a football field?

I don't play football anymore.

The Chap

5 favorite personal victories

Recovering from diarrhea and dehydration to rock the ...

Fingerpicked

No. 1
Fatoumata Diawara - Bakonoba (World Circuit, 2011)

Plum

favorite street?

Victoria Street. It's a gorgeous cobbled street ...

Peanut Butter Wolf

you destroy a hotel room?

I opened for the Beastie Boys last month ...

Marissa Nadler

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I will listen to the rain falling and ...

The Earlies

learn these three songs by heart:
Electric Light Orchestra - Mr. Blue Sky

The Good Natured

take these three tools with you:

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

Sarah Jaffe

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

Tahiti 80

a song that reminds you of school
The Clash - Stay Free

Munk

you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Captain Sensible

you cook?

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

Telephones

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Holger Czukay - Cool In The Pool

Matthew Herbert

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Tom Waits / my mother / hunter

Cage The Elephant

you wake up?
Thom Yorke - Atoms For Peace

Ingrid Olava

best day of the week in the city?

Sundays. Hang around in the sun, visit an ...

Yacht

No. 4
Hole - Live Through This

Loane

first record you remember
Rare Bird - Somebody's Watching

Dego

you relax on a beach?
Lyn Collins - Mama Feelgood

Mungolian Jetset

you drive a car late at night?
Donald Fagen - New Frontier

White Hinterland

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

Birdy Nam Nam

you feel like 1982?
Alice Cooper - I Am The Future

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things about LA

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

Mechanical Bride

you are at the hairdresser?
Beck - Missing

Like A Stuntman

you walk through a dark forest?
Katy Perry - California Girls

Lhasa

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

Pepe Bradock

you sit in the subway?
Marcus Belgrave - Space Odyssey

Chuck D

you make love?

60’s music.

Rocko Schamoni

favorite place to shag?

Mein bestes Erlebnis: im Rinnstein, unter einem Auto ...

Kaos

you walk through a dark forest?
Brian Eno

Annie

you ride a bicycle?
Maurice Fulton - My Gigolo (Chicken Lips Remix)

Alter Ego

first record you bought
Sailor - Girls, Girls, Girls

Hannah Scott

your boozed up anthem
Arcade Fire - Keep The Car Running

Oyvind Morken

your party anthem
Sharon Bailey - Cosmic Dust

Joakim

you cook?
Talking Heads - More Songs About Buildings And Food

Soul Mekanik

you go fishing?
The Floaters - Float On

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your sunday morning song
Yo La Tengo - Autumn Sweater

Simone White

your party anthem
Amy Winehouse - You Know I'm No Good

Senor Coconut

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

Cosmo

5 favorite records
David Bowie - Low

Boozoo Bajou

No. 4
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Lotte Kestner

first record you bought
Madonna - Immaculate Collection

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite human inventions

Wurlitzer electric piano / Fender telecaster / the toaster / the ...

Glimpse

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

Peter Broderick

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Suffragette City

The Soulsavers

a song that reminds you of school
The Stone Roses - Fools Gold

Bill Adler

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

Wally Badarou

first record you bought
James Brown - Escape-ism

Karl Culley

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - Wild Horses

Kool Keith

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Whispers - Olivia (Lost And Turned Out)

My Morning Jacket

you make love?
Outkast - Spread

Gossip

you work in the garden?
Sam Cooke - A Change Is Gonna Come

Kathy Zimmer

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

Spinto Band

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

Wall-E

you go to a club?
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Anna Kashfi

a song that reminds you of school
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Hong Kong Garden

Apache Beat

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Street Hassle

Lydia Lunch

you drive a car late at night?
Morphine

In Flagranti

you are love sick?

I am never lovesick. I guess I am ...

Moving Units

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The one I still hear in my head.

Wolf People

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Terry Reid - Seed Of Memory

These New Puritans

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Björk - Vespertine

Orishas

you drive a car late at night?
Francisco Pancho Céspedes

The Rayographs

first record you remember
Gustav Holst - The Planets

Efterklang

perfect anthem for Copenhagen
Love Shop - Copenhagen Dreaming

Mugison

5 favorite English words

dream / imagine / darkness / buddy / love

Casual

your boozed up anthem
Ice Cube & Flava Flav - I'm Only Out For One Thang

Lovefingers

you ride a bicycle?
Love - Your Friend And Mine (Neil's Song)

Cortney Tidwell

No. 1
The Rollings Stones - Exile On Main Street

Fan Death

a song you would send over the ocean
Lewis Furey

Swahili Blonde

you wake up?
Erik Satie - Gymnopedie 1-4

Heidi

you are love sick?
Jeff Buckley

Gemma Ray

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cramps - Human Fly

Padded Cell

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

Everything Everything

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Tindersticks

perfect anthem for Nottingham
Roger Miller - Not In Nottingham

Lisbee Stainton

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

Marit Bergman

a song that reminds you of school
Madonna - Like A Virgin

Beppe Loda

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No music!

Chris & Cosey

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Future Bible Heroes - Losing Your Affection

Prince Language

record you were looking for the longest
Kid Creole & The Coconuts - I'm Corrupt

Chelonis R. Jones

you feel like 1982?
Bill Summers & Summers Heat - Call It What You Want

Magic Arm

you sit by the river?
John Fahey - Poor Boy Long Ways From Home

Port O'Brien

a song you would use as a ring-tone
R. Kelly & Usher - Same Girl

The Bangles

you work in the garden?
Simon & Garfunkel - Bookends

Final Fantasy

perfect anthem for Toronto
The Phonemes - Steeples And Peoples

Howling Bells

perfect anthem for Sydney
The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations

The Revenge

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - The Man Machine

Nocturnes

record you were looking for the longest
Prick - Communiqué

Joan As Police Woman

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Billie Holiday - The Very Thought Of You

Social Disco Club

No. 7
Simon Baker - Plastik (Todd Terje Türkatech Mix)

Steve Mason

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

Andreya Triana

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Bad

A Touch Of Class

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Led Zeppelin - Stairway To Heaven

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Guided by Voices - Motor Away

Julia Franck

take these three games along:

Schach. Oder ist das keins und gibt es ...

Kissey Asplund

your sunday morning song
Aaron Jerome ft Andreya Triana - Angel Lady

Rumer

best concert you ever attended

I don't really go to concerts. I ...

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
Japan - Ghosts

Lanoiraude

5 favorite cities

Playin 4 the City. A top French deep ...

Wolfmother

you wake up?
The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again

Kris Menace

you make breakfast?
Romanthony - The Wanderer

DJ Vadim

perfect anthem for London
Dizzee Rascal - I Luv U

Van She

5 favorite drinks

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

Bit-tuner

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

Bosque Brown

a record you fell in love to
Yo La Tengo - And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out

Cazals

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Primal Scream - Kill All Hippies

The Bees

you walk through a dark forest?
Burial - Archangel

Au Revoir Simone

you make love?
Foreigner - I Want To Know What Love Is

Mr Scruff

you take a bubble bath?
Prince - The Ballad Of Dorothy Parker

Grizzly Bear

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Alpha - Nyquil

Vetiver

your boozed up anthem
Jerry Jeff Walker - It's A Good Night For Singing

Funkmasters

your ultimate heartbreak song

J: I have no idea.

Audie Darling

favorite sound in the city?

Crickets. And on that note, fireflies don’t ...

Large Professor

No. 10
Large Professor - Hardcore Hip Hop

Defend Moscow

your boozed up anthem
New Order - World In Motion

Karl Bartos

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Gilles Peterson

you make love?
Roy Ayers - You Send Me

John Foxx

first record you remember
Doris Day - Whip crack-away

Emmy The Great

a song that reminds you of school
The Smiths - Cemetry Gates

Alan Oldham

No. 2
«Mister X»

Soul Clap

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nate Dogg - Nobody Does It Better

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Johnny Cash

Bob Power

you play a game of chess?
Kraftwerk

Minotaur Shock

you make love?
D'Angelo - Voodoo

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Yes It Is

Ian Pooley

you relax on a beach?
Marcos Valle - The Essential Vol.1&2

Whitehouse

best David Bowie song

I was a Marc Bolan kid, remember?

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Alan Vega - Saturn Strip

Glass Candy

your party anthem
Justice

Azari & III

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tesla Boy - Neon Love

Alva Noto

you work in the garden?
Asa-Chang & Junray - Tsuginepu To Ittemita

Osborne

you prepare for an important date?
Pretty Tony

Pink Skull

a song that reminds you of school
Youth Of Today - Can’t Close My Eyes

Mediengruppe Telekommander

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

Baikonour

your boozed up anthem
Sonic Youth - Purr

John Daly

take these three DVDs along:

«Apocalypse Now» by Francis Ford Coppola / «Woodstock» by ...

Tracey Thorn

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Max Romeo

your liberation anthem
The Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon

Kissogram

you are love sick?
Dub Narcotic Sound System - Fuck Shit Up

Beverley Knight

you make love?
Prince - If I Was Your Girlfriend

Omar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Broken Social Scene

learn these three songs by heart:
Jamie Cullum - Well You Needn’t

Dillon

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Keine Musik. Ich höre generell nicht gerne ...

Trentemoller

you relax on a beach?
Sade

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
KLF - Chill Out

Wooden Shjips

you come home from the club?
Terry Riley - Persian Surgery Dervishes

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite cities

Seattle / Los Angeles / New York / Omaha / Potsdam

J Rawls

5 favorite cities

New York / LA / Amsterdam / Tokyo / Las Vegas

Ruede Hagelstein

you come home from the club?
Junip - To The Grain

Molly Wagger

you play a game of chess?
The Beatles - I’m So Tired

Cosmin TRG

you are on the tour bus?
Ruth - Polaroid/ Roman/ Photo

Race Horses

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Mooner

No. 5
Kissing The Pink - Naked

Ray Mang

you drive into the country?
Steve Reich - Electric Counterpoint

Phil Mison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Santana - Aqua Marine

CALLmeKAT

favorite sound in the city?

Rain on the roof. Alltime favourite sound! Here ...

Charles Webster

you feel like 1982?
The Specials - Ghost Town

James Murphy

you prepare for an important date?
Buzzcocks - Why Can't I Touch It?

Erik Truffaz

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Volta

George Duke

first record you remember
David Fathead Newman - Hard Times

Dynamite Deluxe

a record you fell in love to

S: Ich hab mich noch nie zu nem ...

Circlesquare

you are in a depressive mood?
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Barn Owl

you sit in a plane?
GAS - Nah Und Fern

Chrome Hoof

you sit in the subway?
Visage - Night Train

Lloyd Cole

record you were looking for the longest
Nashville OST

Mystery Jets

you sit in the subway?
Tubeway Army - Are Friends Electric?

Linda Lewis

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

Aaron Wright

your party anthem
Marvin Gaye - I Heard It Through The Grapevine

Al Kent

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Bush Tetras

you fall asleep?
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

Rebelski

you wake up?
Nina Simone - Sinnerman

Beautiful Swimmers

you feel like 1982?
The Who - Eminence Front

Tom Vek

5 favorite human inventions

musical instruments / cars / buildings / telephones / time

The Late Greats

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Daniel Johnston - Casper The Friendly Ghost

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you go to a club?
Fela Kuti - Shakara

Pearly Gates

your party anthem
James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine)

Matthew Dear

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

Justice

5 favorite books

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

Gravenhurst

you play ping-pong?
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger

Caribou

your ultimate heartbreak song
Minnie Riperton - Les Fleurs

Paul Frick

you are love sick?
Gonjasufi - She's Gone

Camille

you sit in the subway?
Jacques Brel

David Morales

you prepare for a gig?
David Morales & Polina - Holiday

Clare & The Reasons

you wake up?
Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet

Lail Arad

you sit in the subway?
The Rolling Stones - It's All Over Now

Monday Michiru

a song that reminds you of school
Miriam Makeba - Pata Pata

Barbara Carlotti

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Kinks - Sitting In My Hotel

Defari

your ultimate heartbreak song
Michael Jackson - She's Out Of My Life

Black Devil Disco Club

you prepare for an important date?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Seelenluft

your ultimate heartbreak song
Django Reinhardt - When Day Is Done

A Mountain Of One

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Mugwump

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Electric Light Orchestra - Twilight

Adonis

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Black Angels

you take a bubble bath?
Louvin Brothers - Are You Afraid To Die?

Tanya Stephens

you run from the cops?
Toy Capone - God Help Me

Sven Väth

first record you bought
Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water

Max Essa

you take a bubble bath?
Herb Alpert - Manhattan Melody

Kathryn Williams

you make love?

Silence... for concentration!

Frank Black

take these three CDs/records with you:
Chet Baker - Chet Baker & Crew

Rainer Trüby

best soundtrack ever
Johnny Pate - Shaft In Africa

Yuck

you are window shopping?
Sparklehorse - Home Coming Queen

Bill Callahan

first record you bought
Minor Threat - Out Of Step

Love Inks

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bob Dylan - Knockin On Heaven's Door

Shawn Lee

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

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Hannah Cohen

your party anthem
ESG - A South Bronx Story

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Doe Paoro

best concert you ever attended

All night tabla/sitar concert at Saint John the Divine with Samir ...

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Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

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Sarah Jaffe

a song that reminds you of school
Travis - The Man Who

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