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David Pajo

must be one of the most in-demand and hardest working rock guitarist of recent times. He was part time member of Slint, Tortoise and Royal Trux (amongst other projects), has been touring guitarist with Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Interpol and still found time to release over a dozen solo albums.

If you were stranded on a deserted island you would...
take these three books along:

Dan Brown: «The Da Vinci Code» / D. Andrew Hall: «Designing and Pricing Adjustable Rate Mortgage Loan Contracts (Fixed Income Mortage Research)» / Larry Garrison & Wallace Wang: «Breaking Into Acting For Dummies»

take these three CDs/records with you:

All the jazz soundtracks I own

ZZ Top - Eliminator
Ryan Adams

Anything by him.

take these three DVDs along:

Team America / Dave Chappelle’s Show (Season 1) / Dave Chappelle’s Show (Season 2)

take these three games along:

Galaga for Palm Pilot / Connect 4 (the travel version) / online poker

start to learn these three things:

pricing adjustable rate mortage loan contracts / how to get rid of warts / learn a new Tolkien language

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Barely Legal / Hustler / Penthouse forum

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

no electricity / no refrigeration / no windows

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Charlie McCarthy / Mac Arthur / Charlie Feathers

get these three pets:

Miss Piggy / R2D2 / Herve Villechaize from Fantasy Island

learn these three songs by heart:
On Broadway

Writteny by Jerry Leiber.

Salman Gita - Skidoo
Phil Collins - Against All Odds
take these three tools with you:

A Philips head screw driver / Some hand towels / Some sort of vice or clamp, to hold things down

Drugstore

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

Nedry

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Massive Attack - 100th Window

Glass Candy

take these three CDs/records with you:
Nico - The Marble Index

When Saints Go Machine

you are on the tour bus?
Deerhoof - Giga Dance

The Bangles

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Metallica - Black Album

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

A song without SOUL.

Sandi Thom

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

Boom Bip

you feel like 1982?
Van Halen - And The Cradle Will Rock

Fujiya & Miyagi

first record you bought
Shakin' Stevens & Bonnie Tyler - A Rockin' Good Way (To...

Datarock

you make love?

I’ll let her pick something...

Large Professor

No. 2
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O....

AM

No. 3
Piero Umiliani - Il Corpo

Ashley Beedle

you prepare for an important date?
The Winners - Get Ready For The Future

Barbara Carlotti

first record you bought
Etienne Daho - Pop Satori

Tha 4orce

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Ann Peebles - Trouble, Heartaches & Sadness

Al McKay

you cook?
2Pac

Dillon

you miss Berlin?
Milva - Alexanderplatz

Hot Chip

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Bob Dylan

Cosmo Vitelli

your ultimate heartbreak song
Timi Yuro - It'll Never Be Over For Me

Pepe Bradock

perfect anthem for Paris
Alain Goraguer - Le Bracelet

My Bee's Garden

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

Monday Michiru

your ultimate heartbreak song
Cezary Skubiszewski - The Sound Of One Hand Clapping

Anni Rossi

5 favorite personal tragedies

face planting on the zip line on the ...

KT Tunstall

you wake up?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Gold Lion

Linda Lewis

a record you fell in love to
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Mark Archer

the perfect anthem for Stafford
Altern 8 - Activ 8

We Are Wolves

take these three DVDs along:

«Down By Law» by Jim Jarmush, with Tom ...

Chromeo

No. 7
Steely Dan - My Old School

Psychic Ills

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

First Aid Kit

you ride a bicycle?
Bright Eyes - Reinvent The Wheel

Wally Badarou

your ultimate heartbreak song
Stevie Wonder - You And I

Rich Medina

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger

Ed Harcourt

you make love?
Ella Fitzgerald - You're Laughing At Me

Ian Pooley

you meet your parents?
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

Paul Frick

you rob a bank?
Mr. Bungle - Ars Moriendi

DJ Nature

first record you bought
T. Rex - Telegram Sam

Micah P. Hinson

your party anthem
Bee Gees - Tragedy

Whirlwind Heat

you fall asleep?
Vincent Gallo - When

The Hidden Cameras

perfect anthem for Berlin
D.A.F. - Kebabträume

The Invisible

you ride a bicycle?
Kenny Wheeler - Kind Folk

Hacienda

your sunday morning song
Oscar Peterson

Jakob der Lügner

you drive a car late at night?
Masta Ace - Dear Diary

Tom Vek

5 favorite movies

American Beauty / Solaris (the remake) / Edward Scissorhands / Go ...

Erik Truffaz

No. 4
Anouar Brahem - Conte de l'incroyable amour

Mirror Mirror

best Beatles song
Yoko Ono - Yes, I’m A Witch

Wolfmother

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

Morpheus

you fall asleep?
Martin Denny - Quiet Village (LP)

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Binary - Betablocker

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Johannes Brahms

Ost & Kjex

you are love sick?
Eurythmics - Take Me To Your Heart

Azari & III

No. 6
Armand Van Helden - You Don't Know Me

Panico

get these three pets:

two monkeys and one parrot.

Cornelius

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
John Cage - 4:33

Cypress Hill

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

Theo Parrish

you work in the garden?

Just the sound of a lawn mower.

Chateau Flight

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Sylvers - Only One Can Win

Turzi

the song to be played at your funeral
Ennio Morricone - L'attentat

Karl Culley

your party anthem
Little Richard - Good Golly Miss Molly

Sandro Perri

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Gilberto Gil & Jorge Ben - Meu Glorioso Sao Cristovao

Kaos

the song to be played at your funeral

Keine Antwort. Weil diese Frage doof ist.

Nicky Siano

you make love?

Rock... I love to fuck to rock... It ...

Alela Diane

perfect anthem for Nevada?
Casual Fog - Bitchin' Majestic

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on a football field?

Gerald: Wahrscheinlich Sprechchöre.

Defari

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Defari - Lowlands Anthem

Joakim

you are in a depressive mood?
Scott Walker - It's Raining Today

Lindstrom

you play a game of chess?
Chess OST

Cosmo

5 favorite human inventions

Turntable / Pre-am / Amplifier / Speakers / Vinyl Record

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Ethiopiques #7

Bodies Of Water

first record you remember
«Music Machine»

Meret Becker

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Commodores - Easy

We Are Scientists

5 favorite personal belongings

my Fender Telecaster / my Boss DD6 delay pedal ...

Brothers Of End

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

Alan Oldham

No. 8
Anything by Damion Scott aka MoshZRO

Chris Coco

you make love?
Sigur Rós - ()

David Holmes

you make love?
Portishead - Portishead

Mungolian Jetset

you run naked through a cornfield?
Dinosaur L - In The Cornbelt

The Earlies

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

George Duke

best Miles Davis song
Miles Davis - Four And More

James Holden

a song that reminds you of school

We had a tape of the Paul Oakenfoald ...

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Nick Cave

DJ Touché

No. 7

«Contamination» (Luigi Cozzi, 1980). Cozzi and his producers ...

Windsurf

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Mary Hopkin - Earth Song, Ocean Song

C. Gibbs

first record you bought
Prince - Little Red Corvette

Leo Zero

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Night Writers - Let The Music Use You

Bebel Gilberto

your guilty pleasure song
The Beatles - Help!

Slove

you sit by a camp fire?
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
Lenny Kravitz - Let Love Rule

Alexandra Hope

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

Empire Of The Sun

you sit in a plane?
Daft Punk - Something About Us

Jonathan Wilson

you prepare for an important date?
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - A Minor Place

Riccio

best movie that takes place in the city?

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

Metronomy

a song that reminds you of school
Green Day

Daddy-O

you sit in the subway?
India Arie - Slow Down

Olafur Arnalds

best video clip you ever saw
Goldfrapp - Happiness

Lydia Lunch

you relax on a beach?
Led Zeppelin - When The Levee Breaks

Plum

where do you kiss the last time (or where would you like to)?

At Edinburgh Airport.

Editors

you are on a football field?
Doves - Pounding

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Level 42 - It's Over

Camille

you go to a club?

I like it tight and groovy. Maybe some ...

Renegade Soundwave

your party anthem
King Bee - Back By Dope Demand

Dwele

best video clip you ever saw
Oaktown's 3-5-7 - Wild & Loose

Penguin Prison

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

Our Broken Garden

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Brasstronaut

you are love sick?
Hot Chip - Made In The Dark

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion I&II

White Denim

you relax on a beach?
Milt Jackson - Misterioso

DJ Nu-Mark

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead

Eagles Of Death Metal

you sit in the subway?

I don’t ride the subway because people ...

Jacques Renault

No. 1
Syd Barrett - If It’s In You

Quiet Village

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sven Väth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Electric 6

you wake up?
High On Fire - Eyes & Teeth

Ben Watt

you are in a depressive mood?
Mark Kozelek

Jesh


Top 10 albums of all time

Gossip

you make love?
Black Sabbath - Paranoid

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you sit in a plane?

I try to watch «Northern Exposure» because I ...

Lloyd Cole

a song that reminds your friends of you

I don’t know.

Ruede Hagelstein

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

Nick Chacona

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Drifters - This Magic Moment

Minus 8

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

DJ Vadim

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

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Duke Special

record you were looking for the longest
Magnetic Fields

Alter Ego

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

Faust

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Hervé Vilard - Capri C'est Fini

Audie Darling

favorite radio station?

Vanderbilt University has a great radio station on ...

Memory Band

you relax on a beach?
John Martyn - Bless The Weather

Rocko Schamoni

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

Müllmann

Miss Platnum

you pretend to be married?
Stevie Wonder - Ribbon In The Sky

Beautiful Swimmers

you stay in bed?

M: A million songs via iPhone youtube cuz ...

Kon & Amir

you eat a cucumber?
DJ Cucumber Slice - Wonder Wrote It

Coldplay

perfect anthem for London
When The Saints Go Marching In

Dynamite Deluxe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Björk; Portishead

Justine D

5 favorite records
The Beatles - The White Album

Howe Gelb

take these three tools with you:

right eyebrow / left eyebrow / slightly crinkled beard

Explosions In The Sky

you are love sick?
Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

Dan Michaelson

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

Ada

take these three tools with you:

Messer / Korkenzieher / Dosenöffner

Woolfy

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Britney Spears - Oops!... I Did It Again

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite instruments

kick drum / floor tom / high hat / snare / cymbals

Rumer

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

Little Jackie

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

Those were too many records.

Pyrolator

you walk through a dark forest?
Les Baxter - Quiet Village

Odawas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bob Dylan & The Band - The Basement Tapes

A Mountain Of One

the song to be played at your funeral
Henry Mancini - Moon River

Love Inks

the song to be played at your funeral
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite personal victories

having no expectations / having no ambitions / taking no ...

Colder

No. 3
Coil - Teenage Lightning

Kool & The Gang

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye

Luca C & Brigante

you ride a bicycle?
Pink Floyd - Bike

The Soulsavers

you drive a car late at night?
Sigur Rós - ()

Chris Carrier

5 favorite TV shows

Sorry,  Im not watching TV.

Holger Czukay

you sit in the subway?

Ich hasse Musik in der U-Bahn.

Brian Jackson

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

The Chap

5 favorite books

Philip K. Dick: «Valis» / Patrick Wedge: «How To ...

Cajun Dance Party

your boozed up anthem
Titus Andronicus - No Future

Headless Heroes

you wash your hair?
The Godfathers - Birth School Work Death

Dollskabeat

5 favorite instruments

most vintage Roland & Moog analogue synths / drums / piano ...

Kool Keith

you sit in a plane?
Skyy - High

Bill Adler

a record you fell in love to
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

Lexx

you are in the sauna?
Glenn Frey - The Heat Is On

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Plump DJs - Electric Disco (D. Ramirez Remix)

Tony Carrasco

record you were looking for the longest

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

In Flagranti

you relax on a beach?

Whatever local music is happening.

Manuel Tur

perfect anthem for Essen
Bat For Lashes - The Big Sleep

Rebelski

you go to a club?
The Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)

Terry Lynn

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Shottas» by Cess Silvera.

Parlour

a song you wish you'd written yourself
ABBA - Chess

Chelonis R. Jones

your boozed up anthem
Vera - Take Me To The Bridge

Gwyneth Herbert

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Rufus Wainwright - Dinner At Eight

Adonis

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

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Prefuse 73

you sit in the subway?
Christian Fennesz

Ame

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Paul Hindemith

Lovefingers

your party anthem
Prince

Mouse On Mars

perfect anthem for Cologne
Schlammpeitziger - Prä-digitaler Volksstuhlhänger

Jackpot

you take a bubble bath?
Tommy Seebach - Bubble Sex

Tiago

you drive a car late at night?
Tiago - Motorcycles

Ian Hart

your boozed up anthem
Tom Jones - What's New Pussycat?

Yoav

a record you fell in love to
Depeche Mode - Songs Of Faith And Devotion

Tracey Thorn

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Everything But The Girl - Missing

Ilija Rudman

a record you fell in love to
Willie Colon - Set Fire To Me

Defend Moscow

a song that reminds your friends of you
Shed Seven - Disco Down

Barn Owl

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

Apiento

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince & The Revolution - Sometimes It Snows In April

The Phantom Band

first record you remember
Eddie Cochran - Summertime Blues

Trusme

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jamiroquai - Emergency On Planet Earth

Scout Niblett

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

Osborne

best concert you ever attended
Run DMC

Woodpigeon

you take a bubble bath?
Charles Trénet - La Mer

Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

The Revenge

perfect anthem for Glasgow
The Blue Nile - Tinsel Town In The Rain

Leroy Burgess

your party anthem

Most any song I actually did write, or ...

Cosmin TRG

you are love sick?
Dopplereffekt - Plastiphilia

Morton Valence

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Smiths - How Soon is Now?

!!!

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Smiths - Meat Is Murder

Lo Fat Orchestra

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

Heidi Happy

you make love?
Rita Reys - One Less Bell To Answer

Jesse Lenat

you drive a car late at night?
Nick Drake - Black Eyed Dog

Matmos

learn these three songs by heart:
Sveinbjörn Beinteinsson - The Edda

David Morales

you make love?
The Chakachas - Jungle Fever

Studio

you relax on a beach?
Lake - See Them Glow

The Golden Filter

you come home from the club?
Camera Obscura - Careless Love

Swahili Blonde

your sunday morning song
Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now

Bob Power

first record you remember
Happy Birthday

Anja Schneider

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Johnny Cash - Hurt

Shitdisco

you are in a depressive mood?
Soft Cell - Chips On My Shoulder

Dinky

5 favorite records
Arthur Russell - The World Of Arthur Russell

Dennis Kane

your boozed up anthem
Laura Nyro

Lhasa

perfect anthem for Montreal
Lhasa - Anyone And Everyone

Mooner

No. 3
Vangelis - See You Later

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best day of the week in the city?

The whole week is basically the same, hence ...

Nocturnes

your boozed up anthem
Grizzly Bear - Marla

Radio 4

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

The Fray

you are love sick?
Ryan Adams - Please Do Not Let Me Go

Kasper Bjorke

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

Tiga

you cook?

Never happens. I only cook breakfast cereal.

Peter Kruder

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

Kid Koala

you meet your parents?
Meet The Parents Motion Picture Soundtrack

The Priscillas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Cramps - A Date With Elvis

Gemma Ray

5 favorite clothes

a short fifties dress / another short fifties dress ...

Alex Smoke

you are in a depressive mood?
John Tavener - Funeral Ikos

DJ Hell

you feel like 1982?
Miss Kittin & The Hacker - 1982

Kissogram

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel

Ronny & Renzo

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

Molly Wagger

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Daft Punk - Digital Love

Dollboy

you sit in the subway?
Mogwai - Devil Rides

Dave Clarke

you go to a club?

Nothing, just silence.

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds you of school
The Killers - Mr. Brightside

Michael Mayer

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Morgenspaziergang

Lopazz

you work in the garden?

Eine gute Frage, denn ich habe einen sehr ...

Dominique Leone

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - Smiley Smile/Wild Honey

Birdy Nam Nam

you surf the internet?
La Femme - Sur La Planche

Au Revoir Simone

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

Jacob Golden

your sunday morning song
Nick Drake

Howlin' Rain

you sit in the subway?
Harry Nilsson

Thieves Like Us

a song that reminds your friends of you

Ask them... Probably Thieves Like Us songs.

Beppe Loda

a song you wish you'd written yourself

There are lots I wrote myself and which ...

Ingrid Olava

favorite band hailing from the city?

Thom Hell, Rockettothesky, In the Country, Susanna, Hanne ...

Sibrydion

your boozed up anthem
Underworld - Rez

Max Essa

you wake up?
Donny Hathaway - I Love The Lord, He Heard My Cry (Part...

Jill Jones

you meet your parents?
Björk - Unravel

Magic Mike

first record you bought
The Jackson 5 - Goin' Back To Indiana

Coyote

you sit in the subway?
Underworld - Dubnobasswithmyheadonman

James Yorkston

a song that reminds you of school
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

Mr Scruff

you sit in the subway?
The Subway Riders - After The Session

Padded Cell

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

Chuck D

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

CALLmeKAT

favorite restaurant?

It’s a rare occasion that I go ...

Mugison

5 favorite animals

Humans / Monkeys – used to have one when I ...

Shawn Lee

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Shawn Lee - Happiness

The Ones

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - You And I

US3

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

Leon Ware

first record you bought
Erroll Garner - Concert By The Sea

Mélissa Laveaux

best song by Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen - Joan Of Arc

Tahiti 80

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

Bottin

No. 2

San Paulo, Guarulhos GRU. I’m not even ...

John Foxx

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Black Angels

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Son House - Death Letter

Sharon van Etten

you sit in the subway?
Orchestral Maneouvres In The Dark - Messages

Wolf People

first record you bought
Nirvana - Lithium

Wall-E

you are in a depressive mood?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Peanut Butter Wolf

you are love sick?
Too Short

Architeq

you make love?
Maze - Twilight

Whitehouse

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You

Wordsworth

first record you bought
Run DMC - Here We Go

Mechanical Bride

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

Angel Deradoorian

the song to be played at your funeral
Madonna - Holiday

Bush Tetras

record you were looking for the longest
The Stranglers - Golden Brown

Headman

your party anthem
808 State - Cubik

Daniel Wang

best Stevie Wonder song
Sergio Mendes - The Real Thing

Oyvind Morken

a song that reminds you of school
Kris Kross - Jump

Modeselektor

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Easyjet / Ryan Air / Alitalia / Delta Airlines / Tarom

Jimmy Edgar

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mary J. Blige - Your Child

Julia Franck

take these three tools with you:

mein schönstes Laguiole / einen Stift, der ewig ...

Heavy

you play ping-pong?
ESG - Dance

Lucky Soul

you go to a club?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Pearly Gates

your guilty pleasure song
The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again

Shine 2009

you walk in the rain?
Jam & Spoon - Stella

The Morning Benders

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Band - Tears Of Rage

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite things that make you sexy

Bin immer sexy.

Kris Menace

the song to be played at your funeral

Burn me! No funeral please!

Morgan Geist

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Senor Coconut

you relax on a beach?
Merzbow

Luke Solomon

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Creatures - Mad Eyed Screamer

The Shortwave Set

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Borderline

Fol Chen

you fall asleep?
Emmylou Harris - Sleepless Nights

Mark E.

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Aphex Twin - Come To Daddy

Bettye Lavette

your party anthem
T Baby - Whit It Baby

Charles Webster

you run naked through a cornfield?
Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Phil Mison

your sunday morning song
Pat Metheny - A Map Of The World

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street corner?

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

Marissa Nadler

a record you fell in love to
Tom Waits

Stephan Remmler

a record you fell in love to
Francoise Hardy - Tous Les Garçons Et Les Filles

Telephones

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Shugo Tokumaru - Parachute

Treefight For Sunlight

first record you bought
Blur - You’re So Great

Living Things

you meet your parents?
Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock

Air

your liberation anthem
Bob Marley - Redemption Song

Moonboots

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bobby Goldsboro - Summer (The First Time)

DJ Mehdi

best concert you ever attended
Prince; Public Enemy; The Roots; M; Mary J. Blige

Zohra

you meet your parents?
ABBA

Kissey Asplund

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Inner City - Good Life

My Morning Jacket

you drive a car late at night?
James - Five-O

Kathy Zimmer

a song that reminds you of school
Brownsville Station - Smoking In The Boys Room

Robin Saville

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love

Vashti Bunyan

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

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

Lanoiraude

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

Stefan Goldmann

you take part in a peace rally?

«Battle Hymn Of The Republic», in der Interpretation ...

Hatcham Social

your party anthem
Bill Haley & The Comets - Rock Around The Clock

Lotte Kestner

your boozed up anthem
Aphrodite's Child - The End Of The World

The Emperor Machine

you relax on a beach?
Steely Dan - Peg

Al Kent

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

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Flat Duo Jets - Go Go Harlem Baby

Magic Arm

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Ronettes - Do I Love You?

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite instruments

ukulele / acoustic guitar - especially in Nashville tuning / violin ...

Nils Frahm

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Cliff Martinez - Solaris

Marc Romboy

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Computer World

Sarah Jaffe

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bon Iver - For Emma Forever Ago

Tridact

you walk through a dark forest?
Aphex Twin - Schottkey 7th Path

Tindersticks

a song that reminds you of school
Gustav Holst - The Planets

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Shellac - Prayer To God

Bomb The Bass

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II

Oneida

you go fishing?

Haven’t fished since I was 8 years ...

Kathryn Williams

a song that reminds you of school
Janis Joplin - Cry Baby

Dennis Bovell

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

Motor City Drum Ensemble

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

El-P

first record you remember
a Muppet Show record

José James

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Billie Holiday - God Bless The Child

ESG

you go to a club?
M.I.A. - Paper Planes

Trans Am

you go to a club?
Bruce Springsteen

Karolina Stenstöm

best day of the week in the city?

I don’t know.

M.A.N.D.Y.

you are in a depressive mood?
The Verve - Lucky Man

Dego

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jeff Mills - Humana

Architecture In Helsinki

perfect anthem for Brunswick
Donna Summer - State Of Independence

Mystery Jets

you play ping-pong?
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

Jean-Michel Jarre

a record you fell in love to
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Horace Andy

you go to a soundsystem?

I listen to everything.

Fingerpicked


Playlist: they call it Martini sommer - november 2011

Valery Gore

you smuggle diamonds?
Genesis - Just A Job To Do

Tim Sweeney

you are love sick?
Frankie Knuckles feat. Jamie Principle - It's A Cold Wo...

Richard Hawley

5 favorite personal belongings

All my guitars and lap steels – there’s ...

Yellowman

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

Gary Lucas

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Horst Wessel Song

Glen Johnson

best soundtrack ever
Alberto Iglesias - Talk To Her

Saint Etienne

you cook?
Burt Bacharach - Pacific Coast Highway

Heidi

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Aretha Franklin; Candi Staton

The Rayographs

first record you bought
Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now

Simone White

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Teardrop

Lail Arad

you sit in a plane?
Rufus Wainwright - Oh What A World

N.A.S.A.

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Andy Gill

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

Zwicker

you take a bubble bath?
Grace Jones - Private Life

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Ravi Shankar

Brennan Green

you sit in the subway?
Tortoise - Ten-Day Interval

Fanfarlo

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

Joan As Police Woman

you are love sick?
Aretha Franklin - Don't Play That Song

Glimpse

you prepare for an important date?
Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid...

Ewan Pearson

your party anthem
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Georg Levin

you make love?
Marvin Gaye

Young Knives

perfect anthem for Oxford
The Damned - Smash It Up

Thievery Corporation

you drive a car late at night?
Ella Fitzgerald - Like Someone In Love

Kevin Saunderson

where do you kiss the last time (or where would you like to)?

On Belle Isle. It’s an island in ...

Alexander Robotnick

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

Droog

you dig for old records?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

The Bees

you sit in a plane?
Erykah Badu - The Healer

Crystal Antlers

you drive a car late at night?
Wham! - Last Christmas

Jimi Jamison

a record you fell in love to
U2 - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me

Efterklang

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

Neon Heights

you are on a football field?
Terry Callier - Love Theme From Spartacus

Simple Kid

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Status Quo - Down Down

Tim Mälzer

take these three CDs/records with you:
Radiohead - Kid A

Loane

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Passion Pit - Chunk Of Change

Franz Nicolay

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Duckmandu - Holiday In Cambodia

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite drinks

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

Mavis Staples

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

The Loose Salute

first record you bought
Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite bands you know personally

Boredoms / Hawkwind / Immortal / Irakere / Aavikko

Moving Units

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Superstar

Chromatics

first record you remember
The Monkees - Greatest Hits

Irvine Welsh

the song to be played at your funeral
Joe Dolce - Shuddap Ya Face

Bosque Brown

first record you remember
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Burrito Deluxe

Hannah Scott

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
John Mayer - Room For Squares

Telepopmusik

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Rentals - Friends Of P

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal victories

Agincourt / Tobruk / Saigon / Culluden / Falkland Islands

Erobique

record you were looking for the longest
The Jackson Sisters - I Believe In Miracles

The Miserable Rich

you go fishing?
Tuna Tuner - We Don’t Need Another Herring

Unconventional Science

the song to be played at your funeral
The Doors - The End

These New Puritans

you meet your parents?
Dr. Feelgood

Midlake

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

Polly Scattergood

take these three CDs/records with you:
Portishead - Dummy

Little Dragon

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Shakira

Apache Beat

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

Pastor

you take a bubble bath?
D'Angelo - Untitled (How Does It Feel)

Justice

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

Peter Broderick

record you were looking for the longest
Tarentel

A Touch Of Class

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

Annie

you are on a football field?
Turbonegro - I Got Erection

Kinky

5 favorite movies

«Los Olvidados» by Luis Buñuel / «The Elephant ...

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite restaurants

Gingergrass, LA / The Blue Door, TX / Koi, NYC ...

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite instruments

Fender Jazz Bass / Blueridge Acoustic Guitars / Musicman Stringray ...

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite TV shows

«Screen Burn» / «Fawlty Towers» / «The Office» / «Rising Damp ...

Ratatat

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

Baikonour

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

Travis

you make love?
The Ramones

Orishas

you paint your apartment?

Definitely Cuban music. You need to listen to ...

Wooden Shjips

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Lonnie Liston Smith - Astral Travelling

Kurt Maloo

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

Junior Boys

your ultimate heartbreak song
Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom

Malachai

you take a bubble bath?
Barry Manilow - Copacabana

Charlotte Hatherley

you are in a depressive mood?
Big Black - Pigpile

Captain Sensible

you come home from the club?
Donovan - Colours

Bing Ji Ling

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lucio Battisti - To Feel In Love

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Andy Irvine & Paul Brady - Andy Irvine & Paul Brady

The Late Greats

you drive a car late at night?
Bing Crosby

Bloc Party

you destroy a hotel room?
The Beatles - Maxwell's Silver Hammer

James Pants

your party anthem
Bruce Haack - Party Machine

Melanie C

first record you remember
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

Future Beat Alliance

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

GusGus

you drive a car late at night?
Sonny Rollins

Casual

your ultimate heartbreak song
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Everything Everything

your boozed up anthem
Doves - Pounding

Matthew Herbert

take these three games along:

cards / football / go kart racing

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite places in the world

San Felipe, Mexico / Dharma Yoga Center, NYC / The ...

Caribou

perfect anthem for Toronto
The Russian Futurists - Your Big Brown Eyes And My Brok...

White Hinterland

your sunday morning song
Duke Ellington - Fleurette Africain

Vetiver

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Michael Hurley - Sweedeedee

Anne Clark

5 favorite months

September / October / November / December / May

Prince Language

take these three books along:

Marcel Proust: «Swann's Way». You can pretty ...

Newton Faulkner

No. 10
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Todd Terje

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

Black Devil Disco Club

first record you bought
Bill Haley & The Comets

No Age

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Ramones - Chain Saw

Funkmasters

your sunday morning song
Booker T. & The MG’s - Groovin'

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

Skull Defekts

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

Max Romeo

you camp in the desert?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Cat Power - You Are Free

The Project Club

you solve difficult mathematical tasks?
Richard Wagner - The Ride Of The Valkyries

Chikinki

your ultimate heartbreak song
Billie Holiday - Don't Explain

Chris & Cosey

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Jay Jay Johanson

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Daft Punk - Aerodynamite

Munk

you are in the sauna?

Ich saune nie.

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
R.E.M.

Rainer Trüby

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Noch nie getan.

Jazzanova

you are on the tour bus?
Veronika Fischer - Hey, Wir Fahrn Mit Dem Zug

Alva Noto

you are in a depressive mood?
David Bowie - Warszawa

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cartoon characters

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

Final Fantasy

your boozed up anthem

None, I never drink!

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal tragedies

there are too many and they are too ...

Constance Amiot

your ultimate heartbreak song
Nine Inch Nails - Hurt

Sebastien Tellier

your sunday morning song
Perry Como - Solo Tu

Mark Richardson

you are on a football field?
Amy Winehouse - Love Is A Losing Game

Grizzly Bear

you are love sick?
Björk - Cocoon

Ora Cogan

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

Aaron Wright

first record you bought
Bon Jovi - These Days

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite personal belongings

my computer - Atari 1040 ST / my bike - 1967 ...

Trentemoller

you sit in a plane?
Jan Johansson - Jazz Pà Svenska (LP)

Pacifika

5 favorite books

Gabriel García Márquez: «Love In The ...

Howling Bells

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

Peter, Bjorn & John

you wake up?

NYC – The supercool alarm signal on my Sony ...

Tal Weiss

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

Clare & The Reasons

your sunday morning song
Mildred Bailey - Jenny

Holy Ghost!

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

Division Of Laura Lee

you prepare for an important date?
The Capitols - Cool Jerk

Invisible Conga People

you are in the sauna?
Asakawa Maki - Akai Hashi

Ricardo Villalobos

first record you bought
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Karl Bartos

first record you remember
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Bobbito Garcia

you fall asleep?

I can’t hear music when I’m ...

VV Brown

you miss L.A.?
Simply Red - Fake

Round Table Knights

you shop for shoes?
The Smiths - This Charming Man

Mugwump

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Public Enemy - Burn Hollywood Burn

Yuck

5 favorite human inventions

Electric Guitars / Valves / Printing Press / Walkman / Alcohol

Ilya Santana

you are love sick?
Idris Muhammad - For Your Love

Bill Callahan

first record you bought
Minor Threat - Out Of Step

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite things that make you sexy

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

The Diaphanoids

you ride a bicycle?
Steve Reich

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Taco - Puttin’ On The Ritz

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite records
Can - Tago Mago

Gnod

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something

Max Tundra

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

Ray Mang

you drive into the country?
Steve Reich - Electric Counterpoint

James Murphy

you play a game of chess?
Shriekback

Fiona Daniel

you wake up?
Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds you of school
Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Flying

Gravenhurst

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Pan Sonic - Kesto

Yacht


Top 10 all-time favourite records

Minotaur Shock

you stay in bed?
Dirty Projectors - Rise Above

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
ELO & Olivia Newton John - Xanadu

Circlesquare

you pretend to be married?
Sinéad O'Connor - The Last Day Of Our Acquaintance

Trevor Jackson

you sit in a plane?
Closer Music - 123 Gravity

Suzanne Vega

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The theme from «Get Smart»

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Mark Isham - The Hitcher

Interpol

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

John Klemmer

you paint your apartment?

I hire people to paint etc. So I ...

Beverley Knight

you come home from the club?
Sam Cooke

Belle & Sebastian

you walk through a dark forest?
Abagail Grey - Dark Woods

Bill Brewster

you are in a depressive mood?
Universal Principles - Ignite The Night

Matthew Dear

first record you bought
Tone-Loc - Wild Thing

Spinto Band

you want to disturb your neighbours?
MC Hammer - Pumps And A Bump

Soft Rocks

you walk in the rain?
Jephte Guillaume - The Prayer (Acroostic Mix)

A Guy Called Gerald

you are in a romantic mood?
The Lounge Jays - Sex Mechanic

David Rodigan

No. 16
Half Pint - Greetings

Lucky Luke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

Doe Paoro

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band – Ophelia

The Battle Of Land And Sea

first record you bought
Bruce Springsteen - Born In The USA

New Young Pony Club

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

Gilles Peterson

you prepare for an important date?
Marva Whitney - This Girl's In Love With You

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you wake up?
Erik Satie

Kid Loco

you wake up?
KRS One - I Can't Wake Up

Marit Bergman

a record you fell in love to
Kathryn Williams - Little Black Numbers

Gary Numan

first record you bought
Hank Williams - Greatest Hits

Tanya Stephens

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

Afrika Bambaataa

you play a game of chess?

Nothing. I have to concentrate on the game.

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds you of school
The Sweet - Blockbuster

Chrome Hoof

you sit in a plane?
Tom Petty - Free Fallin'

Kelli Ali

you are in a depressive mood?
Eagles Of Death Metal - San Berdoo Sunburn

Zambri

you go fishing?
The Beatles - Blackbird

Rod Thomas

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

Emmy The Great

your sunday morning song
The Innocence Mission - Bright As Yellow

Whomadewho

you need to get work done?

We don’t listen to music, when we ...

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal victories

be successful on tour / keep my girl’s ...

J Rawls

the song to be played at your funeral
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - T.R.O.Y.

Sumner Brothers

you sit in the subway?

We don’t have subways in Vancouver.

Nicole Willis

first record you remember
Nancy Wilson - Hollywood - My Way (LP)

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:

The 3 hour mix from Daniele Baldelli's ...

Marius Circus

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

Caron Wheeler

you make love?
Stevie Wonder - If It's Magic

Port O'Brien

your liberation anthem
Led Zeppelin - Good Times Bad Times

Syd Matters

you wake up?
Radiohead - Go To Sleep

Sondre Lerche

you prepare for an important date?
Alicia Keys - You Don't Know My Name

DJ Kent

you repair a synthesizer?
Raymond Scott - Manhattan Research Inc.

Emma Tricca

you relax on a beach?

I don’t relax on beaches, sorry!

Comanechi

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Peaches - The Teaches of Peaches

The Jackets

a song that reminds you of school
Extrabreit - Hurra Hurra die Schule brennt

Shakespeares Sister

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bananarama - Venus

Wooden Birds

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

Justus Köhncke

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Good Shoes

you paint your apartment?

I’m not allowed to paint my flat ...

Sóley

first record you bought
Jagúar - Get Fhe Funk Out

Like A Stuntman

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

Cazals

your party anthem
Ike & Tina Turner - Nutbush City Limits

Candi Staton

a song that reminds you of school
Sam Cooke - You Send Me

Steve Mason

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Chaka Khan - Ain't Nobody

Kinski

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Guided By Voices - Universal Truths And Cycles (LP)

Soul Clap

best concert you ever attended
Nicolas Jaar

Pink Skull

a record you fell in love to
Roxy Music - Avalon

Seether

No. 8
Tool - Opiate

Anna Kashfi

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

J: «Hallelujah», as sung by anyone at an ...

Soul Mekanik

you are in a depressive mood?
Juca Chaves - Take Me Back To Piaui

Seelenluft

a song that inspires you
Johnny Cash - Solitary Man

Erol Alkan

you wake up?
The KLF - What Time Is Love

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
The Grid - Floatation (Weatherall Remix)

Million Stylez

favorite street?

Malmvägen (Sollentuna)

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds your friends of you

I gotta ask my friend Olivia who is ...

Ralphi Rosario

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Madonna - Bad Girl

Boozoo Bajou

your boozed up anthem
John Lee Hooker - One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

Stratus

perfect song to end a party with
Gil Scott-Heron - It's Your World

Michael Reinboth

you camp in the desert?
Fela Kuti

Broken Social Scene

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke

Still Going

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

E & L: Why would we want to think ...

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you ride a bicycle?

I reckon I reside in quite literally the ...

Omar

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - Baggy Trousers

Kalabrese

record you were looking for the longest
Gemini - Swimmin' With Sharks

Race Horses

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

perfect anthem for New York
Gang Gang Dance

+more

Doe Paoro

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

+more

Valery Gore

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ben Folds Five - Song For The Dumped

+more

Sarah Jaffe

first record you bought
Patty Griffin - Flaming Red

+more