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Defari

is a member of the Likwit Crew (King T, Alkoholiks and Xzibit) and started his own career in 1982 as a DJ. After receiving a master’s degree in history and education at Berkeley university he was more focused on emceeing than teaching, and by 1995, released his first single «Bionic» on Oakland based ABB Records. Up to now he released three longplayers to much acclaim.

a song that reminds you of school
Steel Pulse - Handsworth Revolution
best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions
your boozed up anthem
«Tequila!»
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Marvin Gaye - If I Should Die Tonight
a record you fell in love to
Heatwave - Always And Forever
first record you remember
Billy Paul - Me & Mrs. Jones
the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - The Makings Of You
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Defari - Lowlands Anthem
your ultimate heartbreak song
Michael Jackson - She's Out Of My Life
first record you bought
George Clinton - Atomic Dog
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Henderson - Be My Girl
The Dramatics - Be My Girl

Loane

a record you fell in love to
The Eagles - Hotel California

The Battle Of Land And Sea

your boozed up anthem
The Rolling Stones - Mother's Little Helper

Parlour

first record you remember
Ralph Lundsten - Svit Elektroniskt Dragspel

Steve Mason

a record you fell in love to
Jeru The Damaja - Wrath Of The Math

Heidi Happy

you destroy a hotel room?

Aber, aber, Heidi verwüstet doch kein Hotelzimmer!

Round Table Knights

you sit in the subway?
Crookers - Knobbers EP

Tim Mälzer

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Schach / Karten

Jakob der Lügner

a record you fell in love to
Portishead - Dummy

Ashley Beedle

you relax on a beach?
Donald Byrd - Places And Spaces

Lisbee Stainton

best soundtrack ever
Yann Tiersen - Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain

Bush Tetras

you need to get work done?
Interpol

DJ Cherrystones

you sit in a plane?

Mostly the Blues channel or any mediocre TV ...

Azari & III

you make love?

F: No one makes better music than me ...

Wordsworth

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - Curtis

!!!

your ultimate heartbreak song
Neil Young - Danger Bird

Alter Ego

perfect anthem for Frankfurt
Hildegard Knef - Ich hab noch einen Koffer in Berlin

John Klemmer

you work in the garden?

Any kind of New Age music. And hope ...

Alela Diane

record you were looking for the longest
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Dave Clarke

you paint your apartment?
Mad Professor

Quiet Village

you wake up?

That really depends on the mood I’m ...

Tracey Thorn

best Beatles song

I don't like the Beatles either, I ...

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

DJ Nature

best concert you ever attended
Parliament

Morgan Geist

you stay in bed?

Silence.

Cortney Tidwell

No. 1
The Rollings Stones - Exile On Main Street

Smudo

you make love?

Da höre ich selten Musik, da ich ...

Justus Köhncke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Höhner - Die Karawane Zieht Weiter

Renegade Soundwave

a record you fell in love to
Coldplay - Clocks (Röyksopp Remix)

Dollboy

first record you bought
John Barry - James Bond Collection

Kissogram

a record you fell in love to
Sibylle Baier - The Colour Green

Birdy Nam Nam

you take a bubble bath?

I only take showers.

Saint Etienne

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lee Hazlewood - A House Safe For Tigers

Tanya Stephens

you relax on a beach?
Uncle Cracker - Follow Me

Shakespeares Sister

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Air - Late Night Tales

Seether

you meet your parents?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Panico

No. 1
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes

Mugwump

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

Bosque Brown

your ultimate heartbreak song
Low - Will The Night

Theo Parrish

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

Andreya Triana

first record you remember

«If You Love Me Let Me Go». My ...

David Rodigan

No. 9
Roland Alphonso - Phoenix City

DJ Touché

No. 6

«The House By The Cemetery» (Lucio Fulci, 1981 ...

David Morales

you sit by a camp fire?
Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle

Tridact

you wake up?
808 State - Lift

Lopazz

you sit in a plane?

Genau das gleiche, im Flugzeug konzentriere ich mich ...

Efterklang

record you were looking for the longest
Alan Lomax - Murder's Home

Pink Skull

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

Ian Hart

first record you bought
Elvis Costello - Armed Forces

Ada

5 favorite remixes
A Perfect Circle - Judith (Nine Inch Nails Remix)

Pilooski

best Beatles song

I was always more into The Kinks or ...

First Aid Kit

you camp in the desert?
Neko Case - Hold On, Hold On

Wooden Shjips

you relax on a beach?
Iggy & The Stooges - I Feel Alright

Black Devil Disco Club

your boozed up anthem
Captain Sensible - Wot?

Glimpse

5 favorite records
Yello - Oh Yeah

Cosmo

5 favorite TV shows

The Office / I’m Alan Partridge / Fawlty Towers ...

Chris & Cosey

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pink Floyd - Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun

Cypress Hill

first record you bought
Parliament - Motor Booty Affair

Irvine Welsh

your ultimate heartbreak song
ABBA - S.O.S.

Peter Kruder

you make love?

Keine Musik, viel lieber den Livesound.

Bloc Party

you take a bubble bath?
Coldplay - Parachutes

Ora Cogan

you drive a car late at night?
Eyvind Kang - Sweetness Of Candy

James Holden

a song that reminds you of school

We had a tape of the Paul Oakenfoald ...

Soul Mekanik

you surf the internet?
Sure Is Pure - Surfer

David Holmes

you cook?
Sly & The Family Stone - Sing A Simple Song

Explosions In The Sky

you drive into the country?
Arvo Paert - Fratres

Turzi

first record you remember
Led Zeppelin - III

Beverley Knight

you camp in the desert?
The Brand New Heavies - Midnight At The Oasis

Vetiver

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Trusme

first record you bought
Michael Jackson

Cajun Dance Party

your boozed up anthem
Titus Andronicus - No Future

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
John Coltrane - Ballads

Anna Kashfi

perfect anthem for Manchester
David Bowie - Suffragette City

CALLmeKAT

favorite restaurant?

It’s a rare occasion that I go ...

Fingerpicked

No. 11
Nils Frahm - Familiar (Erased Tapes, 2011)

John Foxx

a song that reminds you of school
The Pretty Things - Don't Bring Me Down

Gary Numan

first record you remember
Eddie Cochran - Summertime Blues

Eagles Of Death Metal

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Captain Beefheart - Dropout Boogie

GusGus

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

Trans Am

you make love?

No music. I need to concentrate.

The Ones

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

Treefight For Sunlight

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Glen Johnson

a song that reminds you of school
The Specials - Too Much Too Young

The Bangles

you sit in a plane?
The Cowsills

Wally Badarou

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

Heidi

you sit in the subway?
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle

Mark E.

you wake up?
Phuture - Rise From Your Grave

Psychic Ills

you sit in the subway?
Time Machine - 7-Methoxy-?-Carboline: (Telepathine)

Wolf People

best concert you ever attended
Deerhoof

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

perfect anthem for Louisville
Fading Out - Sherman Minton Bridge

Matthew Dear

best video clip you ever saw
Herbie Hancock - Rockit

Neon Heights

you are in a depressive mood?
James Taylor

Olafur Arnalds

first record you bought
2Pac - Greatest Hits

Jimi Jamison

first record you remember
Johnny Mathis

Holy Ghost!

you sit in a plane?
Six Finger Satellite - Race Against Space

Rebelski

you destroy a hotel room?
The Rolling Stones - (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sam Cooke - A Change Is Gonna Come

Toby Tobias

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

James Murphy

you relax on a beach?
The B-52's - Dirty Back Road

AM


Top Ten Albums (for right now and in ...

Robin Saville

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Andrew Coleman - Hang Up Season

Mystery Jets

you need to get work done?
Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique

Race Horses

you ride a bicycle?
Deerhoof - The Tears And Music Of Love

Barn Owl

you ride a bicycle?
Spectrum - Touch The Stars

The Golden Filter

you sit in a plane?
Nick Drake - Riverman

White Denim

you wake up?
Stevie Wonder - Happier Than The Morning Sun

Moonboots

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Kinky

5 favorite records
Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

Kris Menace

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite cities

London / New York City / Montreal / Providence, RI, USA ...

Everything Everything

perfect anthem for Manchester
Everything Everything - Suffragette Suffragette

Chrome Hoof

you walk in the rain?
Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love

John Daly

get these three pets:

three monkeys

Apiento

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Smiths - Unloveable

Magic Arm

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Miles Davis - Round Midnight

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Anja Schneider

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Computerwelt

Pepe Bradock

first record you remember
Boris Vian - Le Déserteur

Lovefingers

you walk in the rain?
Steve Hillage - Red Admiral

Tim Sweeney

you stay in bed?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Oneida

you are love sick?
New Order

Annie

you wake up?
The Salsoul Orchestra - Nice 'N' Nasty (LP)

Mechanical Bride

a song that reminds you of school
PJ Harvey - Big Exit

Modeselektor

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Easyjet / Ryan Air / Alitalia / Delta Airlines / Tarom

Max Romeo

you drive into the country?

I listen to the birds singing.

Tal Weiss

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Turtles - The Turtles Present The Battle Of The Ban...

KT Tunstall

you take a bubble bath?
The Velvet Underground - Femme Fatale

Alex Smoke

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Sergei Rachmaninov - Preludes For Piano

Polly Scattergood

start to learn these three things:

how to be alone / how to cook / how ...

Headman

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Don't Let Me Down

Architeq

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Quite a lot as it happens...

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

Ich kann mich nicht zwischen «Bit Part» und ...

Penguin Prison

your sunday morning song
Ray Charles - That Lucky Ol' Sun

Beppe Loda

first record you remember
Shocking Blue - Venus

The Rayographs

record you were looking for the longest
The Casuals - Jesamine

Mirror Mirror

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly - Rave On

Mooner

No. 8
Rah Band - The Crunch & Beyond

Magic Mike

your ultimate heartbreak song
James Ingram - Just Once

Gary Lucas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Feel Fine

Ratatat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Girl

DJ Mehdi

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - If I Ain't Got You

George Duke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The only music that makes me depressed is ...

Chateau Flight

a record you fell in love to
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - In A Sentimental Mood

Mr Scruff

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Mighty Diamonds - Country Living

Interpol

you sit in the subway?
Trans Am - Future World

Nicky Siano

you are in a depressive mood?
Laura Nyro

The Diaphanoids

you are on a football field?
Tambours Du Bronx

Charlotte Hatherley

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

Candi Staton

you sit in a plane?
Candi Staton - So Blue

Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

Sam Amidon

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Doveman - The Conformist

Ben Watt

record you were looking for the longest
Dusty Springfield - Dusty In Memphis

Pastor

perfect anthem for Berlin
Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Whitey

Justine D

5 favorite records
The Beatles - The White Album

Broken Social Scene

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

Dan Michaelson

a record you fell in love to

I felt too confused to listen to music.

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

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

Alexandra Hope

you go to a club?
The Seeds - Can't Seem To Make You Mine

Ilija Rudman

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

Invisible Conga People

you are love sick?
Yura Yura Teikoku - Taiyou No Shiroi Kona

Memory Band

you make love?

Nothing. I think that's really cheesy, in ...

Luke Haines

5 favorite things to be afraid of

I presume there is a problem in translation ...

Final Fantasy

you prepare for an important date?
Cyndi Lauper

Doe Paoro

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

Jonathan Wilson

you make love?
Dr. John

Sóley

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

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite bands you know personally

Alabama 3 / Quincy Jones / The Blockheads / Talking Heads ...

Nicole Willis

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Cindy Sherman / Jean Michel Basquiat / Lyn Collins 

Shine 2009

you wake up?
Pulp - Babies

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best concert you ever attended
Alexandre Korsantia performing Dimitry Shostakovich’s «...

José James

you relax on a beach?
João Gilberto

Like A Stuntman

you sit in a plane?
Tangerine Dream - Force Majeure

Social Disco Club

No. 5
The Persuader - Slussen (Go Dub Mix by Erot)

Horse Meat Disco

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

Jerk Chicken!, Architecture, my home.

Peter, Bjorn & John

you make love?
Boards Of Canada

New Young Pony Club

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Stranglers - Walk On By

Boozoo Bajou

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wichita Lineman

Justice

5 favorite records
The League Unlimited Orchestra - Love And Dancing

Bettye Lavette

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive

Dennis Kane

first record you bought
The Beatles - Revolver

Matmos

you play a game of chess?
Richard Chartier against Ivan Pavlov - Chessmachine

Jesse Lenat

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Hank Williams - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry

Whirlwind Heat

you watch girls go by?
Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven

Au Revoir Simone

you jog?
The Doobie Brothers - What A Fool Believes

Dollskabeat

you are love sick?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

Max Essa

you want to disturb your neighbours?
King Tubby & Prince Jammy - Channel One Under Heavy Man...

Funkmasters

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Percy Faith - Theme From A Summer Place

Art Brut

your ultimate heartbreak song
Traveling Wilburys - Congratulations

Ruede Hagelstein

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

Barbara Carlotti

you meet your parents?
Philippe Katerine - Louxor J'Adore

Swahili Blonde

you prepare for an important date?
The Pharcyde - Otha Fish

Emma Tricca

you are love sick?
Francesco De Gregori - Bene

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

Sondre Lerche

you ride a bicycle?

I used to take the bike to the ...

Manuel Tur

your sunday morning song
Róisín Murphy - Sow Into You

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Depeche Mode - The Sinner In Me (Ricardo Villalobos Con...

Michael Mayer

first record you bought
Dschingis Khan - Dschingis Khan

Rich Medina

first record you remember
The Five Blind Boys Of Alabama - I'm Going Up Yonder

Port O'Brien

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nirvana - Serve The Servants

Little Dragon

5 favorite human inventions

Synthesizer / Fork / Popcorn / Cake / Swiss army knife

Tahiti 80

you prepare for an important date?
Tahiti 80 - Big Day

Glass Candy

your party anthem
Prince

Holger Czukay

you sit in a plane?

Konzentriere mich da aufs Kurshalten.

Senor Coconut

you relax on a beach?
Merzbow

Morton Valence

you prepare for an important date?
Jack Jones - Theme From The Love Boat

Midlake

first record you remember
Chuck Berry

A Guy Called Gerald

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & The Ants - Antmusic

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you paint your apartment?

Sollte ich wieder mal machen.

Micah P. Hinson

perfect anthem for Abilene
The Friends Of Dean Martinez - All The Pretty Horses

Hugh Herrera

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

Hatcham Social

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Smiths - Hand In Glove

Marissa Nadler

the song to be played at your funeral
Clara Rockmore

Drugstore

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

Rod Thomas

your boozed up anthem
Pulp - Babies

Wall-E

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

Kool Keith

you go to a club?

I listen to whatever’s playing.

Colder


Chronological Top 10 of the major and most ...

My Bee's Garden

perfect anthem for Paris
Sebastien Tellier - Roche

The Invisible

5 favorite books

James Baldwin: «Sonny’s Blues» / J.M. Coetzee ...

Ewan Pearson

best concert you ever attended
The Blue Nile

Fiona Daniel

you go to a club?
Michael Jackson - Black Or White

Alan Oldham

No. 2
«Mister X»

Minotaur Shock

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

Soul Clap

the song to be played at your funeral
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads

Erol Alkan

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Chapterhouse - Falling Down

Johnossi

what should one eat when in the city?

J: Meatballs with mashed potatoes, lingoberry at «Prinsen ...

Kathryn Williams

first record you remember
Cat Stevens - Teaser And The Firecat

Fol Chen

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

Beautiful Swimmers

you drive a car late at night?
The Cars - Drive

Marc Romboy

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Chris De Burgh - High On Emotion

Kissey Asplund

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Morpheus

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Rolling Stones - Coming Down Again

Daniel Wang

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

Unconventional Science

a record you fell in love to
The Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots

Bottin

you make breakfast?
De La Soul - Keepin' The Faith

Circlesquare

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

Chelonis R. Jones

perfect anthem for Berlin
David Bowie - Low

Dillon

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

Brasstronaut

you go to a club?
Fedde Le Grand - Put Your Hands Up For Detroit

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
The Creation - How Does It Feel To Feel?

The Hidden Cameras

your party anthem
Rick James - Ghetto Life

C. Gibbs

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Joy Division

Jesper Dahlbäck


Stockholm is defenitly a love/hate city. Some ...

We Are Wolves

learn these three songs by heart:
Iron Butterfly - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida

Kathy Zimmer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
Zongamin

Motor City Drum Ensemble

best video clip you ever saw

Alles von Chris Cunningham.

Erik Truffaz

you go to a club?
Amy Winehouse

Kool & The Gang

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

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal tragedies

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

James Yorkston

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Ray Barreto - Eye Of The Beholder

Oyvind Morken

your party anthem
Sharon Bailey - Cosmic Dust

When Saints Go Machine

you sit in the subway?
Colin Stetson - Fear Of The Unknown And The Blazing Sun

Kon & Amir

you drive a car late at night?
Smokey Robinson - Cruisin’

Dani Siciliano

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

Joakim

you go to a club?

The records in my bag.

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Lloyd Cole

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Only bad music does that. The most recent ...

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
Soul Coughing - Janine

Young Knives

take these three books along:

William Cody: «The Life of Buffalo Bill» / Dee ...

Mugison

5 favorite drinks

Water / any kind of beer / Orange juice / Whiskey ...

DJ Vadim

you run naked through a cornfield?
Gnarls Barkley - Crazy

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

Ame

you wake up?
Vincent Gallo - When

Thievery Corporation

you sit in a plane?
Fila Brazillia - A Zed And To Ls

A Touch Of Class

first record you remember
The Beatles - Revolver

Van She

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Osborne

your party anthem
Prince - Erotic City

DJ Hell

you run naked through a cornfield?
Enya - Orinoco Flow

Casual

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jay-Z - Imaginary Player

The Late Greats

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

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite things about London

Public Transport / Parks / availability of variety of food ...

Headless Heroes

you read a magazine?
Funkadelic - Maggot Brain

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Elbow

Max Tundra

you prepare for an important date?
Basti - Man At C.I.A.

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things about LA

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

Gnod

a record you fell in love to
Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now

Kurt Maloo

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Herbie Hancock featuring Sonya Kitchell - All I Want

Joan As Police Woman

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

Kinski

the song to be played at your funeral
The Captain & Tennille - Muskrat Love

Chuck D

you sit in a plane?

The Stax catalogue.

Bill Callahan

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Terence Bernardo

best Beatles song

There is a Beatles song for every emotion ...

Malachai

5 favorite movies

«Steptoe and Son Ride Again» by Peter Sykes ...

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Nikki - Notice Me

Telephones

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

Shawn Lee

best concert you ever attended
Badly Drawn Boy

Datarock

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
JR Ewing

Bill Brewster

a song that reminds your friends of you
Thompson Twins - Love On Your Side

Heavy

you wake up?
Dynasty - Adventures In The Land Of Music

Bit-tuner

take these three games along:

Super Mario Kart / Sim City / Fifa Soccer

Kaos

you walk through a dark forest?
Brian Eno

The Jackets

a song to seduce you
Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady.

Caribou

first record you remember
Dave Mattacks

Trentemoller

you surf the internet?

I rarely use the internet.

Prefuse 73

your ultimate heartbreak song
Wendy & Bonnie - By The Sea

Suzanne Vega

first record you bought
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Ilya Santana

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Alan Parsons Project - Mammagamma

Daddy-O

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sade - King Of Sorrow

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Lil' Kim

Tom Vek

5 favorite records
Lamb - Fear Of Fours

The Shortwave Set

first record you remember
Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy

Grizzly Bear

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

DJ Nu-Mark

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
P-Funk Allstars - Pumpin' It Up (Special Club Mix)

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Hacienda

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sam Cooke - Lost And Lookin'

Al Kent

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Staple Singers - Trippin' On Your Love

Dwele

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

Million Stylez

favorite restaurant?

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Popol Vuh - Der Ruf der Rohrflöte

Frank Black

take these three books along:

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

Ronny & Renzo

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Nicolas: My own music.

Lucky Luke

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Studio

first record you remember
Sky - Westway

Kevin Saunderson

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

On Belle Isle. It’s an island in ...

Our Broken Garden

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t.

Jacques Renault

No. 5
Donovan - Jennifer Juniper

Sharon van Etten

you wake up?
Richard & Linda Thompson - Pour Down Like Silver

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal belongings

adidas bag / flute / sax / Yamaha QY 100 sequencer ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite places in LA

Jurassic Museum of Technology / Malibu Beach / St. Vincent ...

Lindstrom

you sit in a plane?
The Nazz - Hello, It's Me

Ian Pooley

you meet your parents?
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

Sebastien Tellier

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

Comanechi

you prepare for an important date?
Mudhoney - Superfuzz Bigmuff

Luca C & Brigante

first record you remember
Harry Belafonte - Matilda

Wolfmother

you play lego?
Breakdance Soundtrack

Sons And Daughters

you rob a bank?
Mudhoney - Hate The Police

Howling Bells

you wake up?
Radiohead - How To Disappear Completely

Baikonour

first record you remember
Dave - Vanina

Yoav

best concert you ever attended
Leonard Cohen

Whitehouse

your sunday morning song
Francis Lai - Scene d'Amour

Zwicker

you come home from the club?
Flying Lotus - Tea Leaf Dancers

Prince Language

you ride a bicycle?
Pink Floyd - Bike

Gravenhurst

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

Afrika Bambaataa

you make love?
The Isley Brothers - Groove With You

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Fourplay

Andy Gill

first record you bought
The Beatles - She Loves You

Syd Matters

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

Phil Mison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Dominique Leone

your sunday morning song
Claude Debussy - Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum

Ingrid Olava

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reprise» by Joakim Trier. Excellent!

Peanut Butter Wolf

you come home from the club?
Baron Zen - Burn Rubber (Dam Funk Remix)

Bob Power

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the waves.

Simone White

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

Nocturnes

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tori Amos - Angie

My Morning Jacket

you are in a depressive mood?
Iron & Wine - Cinder And Smoke

Ralphi Rosario

first record you bought
Chic - Good Times

Shitdisco

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dave Berry - The Crying Game

Gilles Peterson

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

Radio 4

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

Hannah Scott

a song that reminds your friends of you
Alanis Morissette - Everything

Woodpigeon

you stay in bed?
Bon Iver - Re: Stacks

Simple Kid

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

Tony Carrasco

the song to be played at your funeral

Too many too mention.

Coyote

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun

The Project Club

you camp in the desert?
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Large Professor

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

Luke Solomon

5 favorite places in the world

Corsica / Southern Mexico / California / Cyprus / Barnet

Chris Carrier

5 favorite records
Delano Smith - Road To Nowhere

Tiga

you wake up?
Roxy Music - Avalon

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you wake up?
Metallica - Seek And Destroy

Lail Arad

you come home from the club?

Then it's time for silence.

Cornelius

you go to a club?
1000 Homo DJs

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite records
Paul Simon - Graceland

VV Brown

you are in the sauna?
Finley Quaye - Sunday Shining

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite magazines

Craft / Empire / Make / Mojo / Future Music. Mainly because ...

Seelenluft

your ultimate heartbreak song
Django Reinhardt - When Day Is Done

Marit Bergman

first record you remember
Alphaville - Forever Young

Chromeo

No. 6
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

Horace Andy

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I would never do that.

ESG

you come home from the club?
The Gap Band - Early In The Morning

Jacob Golden

your boozed up anthem
Ryan Adams - Come Pick Me Up

In Flagranti

you are love sick?

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

Good Shoes

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

Future Beat Alliance

first record you bought
Altered Images - Happy Birthday

Editors

you watch girls go by?
Elbow - Station Approach

Architecture In Helsinki

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

Love Inks

your party anthem
Outkast - The Love Below

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite movies

«The Life Aquatic» by Wes Anderson / «Eternal Sunshine ...

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
ELO & Olivia Newton John - Xanadu

Mélissa Laveaux

a song to seduce you
Suzanne Vega - Caramel

Jill Jones

you make love?
Radiohead - Go Slowly

Rainer Trüby

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dexter Wansel - The Sweetest Pain

Cosmo Vitelli

best soundtrack ever
Peggy Lee - Johnny Guitar

Monday Michiru

perfect anthem for New York

Hard to think of one.

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

your ultimate heartbreak song
Henryk Górecki - Symphony # 3

Nick Chacona

you play ping-pong?
Nick Straker Band - A Little Bit Of Jazz

Ost & Kjex

you make love?
Steely Dan - Do It Again

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Robert Wyatt - Sea Song

Kid Loco

you read a book?
Bo Diddley - You Can't Judge A Book By It's Cover

Gossip

you read a magazine?
Feist - One Evening

Chris Coco

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Foo Fighters - All My Life

Chikinki

a song that reminds you of school
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

The Soulsavers

the song to be played at your funeral
Lou Reed - Perfect Day

Gemma Ray

5 favorite books

Niall Griffiths: «Sheepshagger» / Michael Faber: «Under The Skin ...

Todd Terje

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

Tiago

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Bitchin Bajas - Fresh Hair

Georg Levin

you are love sick?
Snoop Dogg - Can U Control Yo Hoe?

Little Jackie

you come home from the club?
Elliott Smith

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Level 42 - It's Over

Yellowman

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

Omar

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Trevor Jackson

you are in a depressive mood?
Björk - Hyperballad

Rocko Schamoni

favorite sports team?

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

These New Puritans

you come home from the club?
Lionel Richie - All Night Long

Jesh

No. 10
The Muffs - Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow

Papst & Abstinenzler

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

Miss Platnum

you smuggle diamonds?
Shirley Bassey - Diamonds Are Forever

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds you of school
Ruth Brown - Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Duke Special

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Andy Warhol

Stephan Remmler

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Damit beschäftige ich mich eigentlich nicht. Ich ...

Clare & The Reasons

you are love sick?
Milton Nascimento - Angelus

The Priscillas

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

K: cosy bed / loud music / meat

Kalabrese

best Kraftwerk song

Kraftwerk hab ich nie gehört.

Hot Chip

you are love sick?
Hot Chip - Alley Cats

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite fruits

green chile / tomato / ian / mac / Freddy Mercury

Lhasa

a song that reminds you of school
Sinéad O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Munk

you make love?
Aram Khachaturian - Säbeltanz

Constance Amiot

a record you fell in love to

Tricky question, many records.

Adonis

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

Anne Clark

you sit in the subway?
Motor City Drum Ensemble - Raw Cuts 5

Newton Faulkner

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - I'm Still Here

US3

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Nedry

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything by JLS.

Scout Niblett

the song to be played at your funeral
Daniel Johnston - True Love Will Find You In The End

Still Going

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Camille

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jingle Bells

Padded Cell

you run from the cops?
Badder Than Evil - Hot Wheels (The Chase)

Minus 8

you take a bubble bath?
Lalo Schifrin - Jaws

Mungolian Jetset

first record you remember
Trond-Viggo Torgersen - Det Var En Gang

Bebel Gilberto

a song that reminds you of school
One Little Indian

The Emperor Machine

you fall asleep?
Kraftwerk - Computer Love

Pyrolator

5 favorite cities

Yokohama / Tokio / Shimonoseki / Naha / Berlin

Paul Frick

you walk in the rain?
Rufus Wainwright - Tiergarten (Supermayer Remix)

Skull Defekts

take these three games along:

I guess I'm alone so... a football ...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever To Tell

Marius Circus

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

The Chap

5 favorite things that make you sexy

big hands / trousers / intelligence / big knockers and small ...

The Morning Benders

record you were looking for the longest
Neil Young - Time Fades Away

Bing Ji Ling

record you were looking for the longest
Al Hirt - Soul In The Horn

Alexander Robotnick

you prepare for an important date?
Vasco Rossi - Vita Spericolata

Riccio

favorite sports team?

In Bologna Basketball has a very long tradition ...

Orishas

you sit in the subway?

I never take the subway. Because when I ...

Air

a record you fell in love to
The Strokes - Is This It?

Wooden Birds

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

Chromatics

a song that reminds you of school
Def Leppard

The Fray

what to avoid when visiting?

Cherry Hills – the Beverly Hills of Denver. And ...

Kasper Bjorke

your party anthem
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

Telepopmusik

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

Bomb The Bass

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

Hannah Cohen

your party anthem
ESG - A South Bronx Story

Lone Wolf

first record you bought
ABC - When Smokey Sings

Mark Richardson

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

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
Salman Gita - Skidoo

N.A.S.A.

a song that reminds you of school
The Ramones - Rock 'N' Roll High School

Michael Reinboth

you meet your parents?
Carl Orff

Ray Mang

you jog?
Lenny Williams - You Got Me Running

Defari

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Henderson - Be My Girl

Higamos Hogamos

you sit in a plane?
Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

Erobique

you sit in the subway?
Jackson Browne - Running On Empty

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Jimi Hendrix - And The Wind Cries Mary

Raul Midon

5 favorite drinks

Mineral water / Gin Tonic / Water / Cerveza dos equis ...

The Bees

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

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Terry Lynn

favorite street corner?

Big Road – central point of Waterhouse, bus terminal.

Droog

you dig for old records?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

J Rawls

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - T.R.O.Y.

Julia Franck

take these three books along:

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

Tindersticks

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy Theme

Caron Wheeler

you wake up?
Stevie Wonder - Summer Soft

Rumer

a record you fell in love to
Chris Montez - Our Day Will Come

Bjorn Torske

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Count Ossie And The Mystic Revelation Of Rastafari - Gr...

Franz Nicolay

a song that reminds you of school
Thanks To Gravity - Sonata Brutalle

Sibrydion

No. 3
Datblygu - Libertino

Angel Deradoorian

your ultimate heartbreak song
Otis Redding - I've Got Dreams To Remember

Howlin' Rain

first record you remember
Prince & The Revolution - Purple Rain

Stratus

you sit in a plane?
Phenomyna - Earthfall (Nuron Mix)

Slove

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite human inventions

cars / houses / beds / music / E-Mail (in no particular ...

Lucky Soul

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chic - I Want Your Love

Molly Wagger

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Trentemoller - Always Something Better

Ed Harcourt

you take a bubble bath?
Gene Wilder (in Willy Wonka) - Pure Imagination

Blow Monkeys

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

Vashti Bunyan

learn these three songs by heart:
Lambchop - Up With People

Karl Bartos

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Fanfarlo

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

Lydia Lunch

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Which I do at least once a week ...

Bobbito Garcia

you relax on a beach?
Jorge Ben - Comanche

Stefan Goldmann

you meet your parents?
Praxis - 1984

Soft Rocks

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

Leon Ware

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Erroll Garner - Misty

Cazals

record you were looking for the longest
The Action - I'll Keep Holding On

Bill Adler

first record you bought
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Kelli Ali

you run from the cops?
The Stooges - Search And Destroy

Tha 4orce

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Jacksons - Heartbreak Hotel

Faust

you are love sick?
Eric Clapton - River Of Tears (Pilgrim)

White Hinterland

a song that reminds your friends of you

Pass. I’m sorry. I can’t think ...

The Good Natured

take these three games along:

GTA Vice City, which is pretty much the ...

Bodies Of Water

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

Zohra

5 favorite records
Anne Clark - Our Darkness

Plum

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

warehouse parties / street art / the choice of stuff ...

Metronomy

record you were looking for the longest
Bootsy Collins & The Rubber Band - I’d Rather Be With Y...

Thieves Like Us

you drive a car late at night?
Delia Gonzalez & Gavin Russom - Relevee

Brian Jackson

first record you remember
Clifford Brown with Strings - Yesterdays

Lotte Kestner

first video clip you remember?
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams

Valery Gore

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

Living Things

you are love sick?
Paul McCartney - Maybe I'm Amazed

No Age

you meet your parents?
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Lexx

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Blur - Out Of Time

El-P

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Boogie Down Productions - Criminal Minded

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite books

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

Richard Hawley

you want to disturb your neighbours?

They disturb me with crap house music – I ...

Leo Zero

your guilty pleasure song
Orson - No Tomorrow

Boom Bip

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

Zambri

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Starflyer 59 - Blue Collar Love

The Loose Salute

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Beachwood Sparks - Sleeping Butterfly

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite people in history you look up to

Jesus / Ghandi / Abe Lincoln / Martin Luther King Jr ...

The Miserable Rich

you make love?
D’Angelo - Feel Like Makin’ Love

Black Angels

you wake up?
Love - Can't Explain

Coldplay

the song to be played at your funeral
Jimmy Cliff - Many Rivers To Cross

Leroy Burgess

your sunday morning song

Whatever is playing at the church that day ...

Peter Broderick

first record you bought
Rancid - Rancid

Howe Gelb

start to learn these three things:

How to build a violin and bow from ...

A Mountain Of One

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Her Eyes Are A Blu...

Brennan Green

you go to a club?

The music that is playing. Of course.

Audie Darling

best movie that takes place in the city?

The only movies I can think of filmed ...

Mouse On Mars

best soundtrack ever
Nino Rota

Kid Koala

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Benji Hughes - Neighbor Down The Hall

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Led Zeppelin

The Earlies

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Earlies - These Were The Earlies

Empire Of The Sun

you are love sick?
Carole King - So Far Away

Belle & Sebastian

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Brothers Of End

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Brigitte Bardot - Une Histoire De Plage

Electric 6

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

Yuck

you prepare for an important date?
Watusi Zombie - Buddha Musk Experience

Mark Archer

first video clip you remember?
Jona Lewie - Stop The Cavalry

Jazzanova

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ben Sidran - Now I Live

Jay Jay Johanson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh! I wouldn’t listen to any music ...

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you drive a car late at night?
Pavement - Range Life

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you make love?
Minnie Riperton - Inside My Love

Yacht

No. 4
Hole - Live Through This

Defend Moscow

perfect anthem for Romford
Underworld - Born Slippy

Linda Lewis

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Dego

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

DJ Kent

you feel like 1982?
Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me

Sandi Thom

you camp in the desert?
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

Windsurf

a song that reminds your friends of you
Area Code 615 - Devil Weed And Me

James Pants

best concert you ever attended
Felix Kubin

Spinto Band

first record you remember
The Beatles - All Together Now

M.A.N.D.Y.

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Marilyn Manson

Aaron Wright

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm Only Sleeping

Emmy The Great

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
Lubomyr Melnyk

Gwyneth Herbert

you jog?
Deerhoof - Running Thoughts

The Phantom Band

the song to be played at your funeral
The Jam - Going Underground

Sandro Perri

you play ping-pong?
Aphex Twin - Bucephalus Bouncing Ball

Jackpot

you are love sick?

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

Charles Webster

you stay in bed?
Robert Wyatt - At Last I Am Free

The Revenge

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

Travis

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
AC/DC - Back In Black

Karolina Stenstöm

best day of the week in the city?

I don’t know.

Melanie C

a song that reminds you of school
James - Sit Down

Cosmin TRG

you walk in the rain?
Kraftwerk - Strom

Junior Boys

a song you wish you'd written yourself

I've never written a song that made ...

Karl Culley

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

Captain Sensible

get these three pets:

rabbit / dog / chicken

Sven Väth

perfect anthem for Berlin
Dr. Motte - Der Klang Der Familie

Moving Units

best Beatles song

Past Masters 2

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a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
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you sit in a plane?
The Radio Dept. - Heaven's on Fire

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your boozed up anthem
Jay-Z - Girls, Girls, Girls

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