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GusGus

was initially formed as a film and acting collective from Reykjavik but became mostly known for their electronic music and visually enhanced shows. The group recorded seven studio albums and one live album since their foundation in 1995, and has undergone several line-up changes.

Which song do you listen to when...
you go to a club?
Happy Mondays - Hallelujah (Paul Oakenfold Remix)

Siggi

Q-Burns - Anstract Message

Stefan

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

Siggi

Sonny Rollins

Stefan: Something from Sonny Rollins.

you make love?
PPPönk - Ultra Dance

Siggi

Gus Gus - Polydistortion

Stefan

you sit in a plane?
Gus Gus - Anthem

Siggi: It's on the soundtrack of «Pi».

Tschaikowsky

Stefan: Something from Tschaikowski.

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Stefan: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

you wake up?
Des'ree - Kissing You

Siggi

Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Stefan: Some Californian Jazz like Cal Tjader.

Questions answered by: Magnús Guðmundsson and Stephan Stephensen

Alexandra Hope

you are in the sauna?
Serge Gainsbourg - Ballade de Melody Nelson

Little Dragon

a record you fell in love to
Stina Nordenstam - And She Closed Her Eyes

Leon Ware

best video clip you ever saw
Leon Ware - Why I Came To California

Electric 6

you cook?
Air - Virgin Suicides

Lail Arad

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

Treefight For Sunlight

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Sibrydion

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Glen Johnson

your favorite sing-a-long tune
The Cure - Three Imaginary Boys

Chuck D

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

Bottin

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Corcovado

Erik Truffaz

No. 2
The Beatles - The Blue Album

Gwyneth Herbert

you go to a club?
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Cosmo

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

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Chicago - Saturday In The Park

C. Gibbs

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you relax on a beach?

Wann kommt der Roedelius wohl mal in die ...

Lopazz

you drive a car late at night?
Johnny Cash

Little Jackie

you destroy a hotel room?
Little Jackie

Holy Ghost!

you play ping-pong?

A: Whatever’s playing on the cruise ship ...

The Fray

you play ping-pong?
Rage Against The Machine

Peter Kruder

you walk the cat walk?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Rod Thomas

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Odawas

perfect anthem for Berkley
Dominique Leone - Conversational

Lucky Soul

you meet your parents?
The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone

Riccio

favorite building?

Two towers at the end of via Rizzoli ...

Sven Väth

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

Cornelius

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

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you take a bubble bath?
Smith & Mudd - Shulme (Lexx Remix)

Hot Chip

you feel like 1982?
Kraftwerk - Das Model

Moving Units

you ride a bicycle?

I don't ride a bicycle. We drive ...

Beautiful Swimmers

you take a bubble bath?
Dolphins Into The Future

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Nikki - Notice Me

Peter, Bjorn & John

you walk the cat walk?
Harold Faltermeyer - Theme From Fletch

Michael Mayer

best video clip you ever saw
Herbie Hancock - Rockit

Johnossi

best movie that takes place in the city?

Jo: The Mods Trilogy by Stefan Jarl. It ...

Joakim

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

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Shellac - Prayer To God

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Gossip - Standing In The Way Of Control (Soulwax Nite V...

Monday Michiru

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

Round Table Knights

you meet your parents?
Snoop Dogg - My Medicine

Apache Beat

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Miles Davis - Sketches Of Spain

José James

you sit by the river?
Louis Armstrong with Ella Fitzgerald - Dream A Little A...

Marc Romboy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Lil' Louis - French Kiss

Clare & The Reasons

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Sir Mix-A-Lot - Baby Got Back

Dominique Leone

learn these three songs by heart:
Varttina - Mataleena

Anni Rossi

5 favorite places in LA

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

Lindstrom

your liberation anthem
David Lee Roth - Just Like Living In Paradise

The Bangles

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Metallica - Black Album

No Age

you smuggle diamonds?
Born Against - I Am A Idiot

Mouse On Mars

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Todd Dockstader - Brass Slipnslide

Fujiya & Miyagi

best concert you ever attended
My Bloody Valentine

Comanechi

you paint your apartment?
Le Tigre - Le Tigre

Funkmasters

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

Chris & Cosey

a record you fell in love to
Love - Andmoreagain

Lotte Kestner

first record you bought
Madonna - Immaculate Collection

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite cartoon characters

Danger Mouse / Stewie Griffin / The Thundercats / Totoro! / Dexter ...

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you remember
Johnny Cash - I Walk The Line

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite human inventions

music / cameras / dental floss / chocolate / the roboto dance

Sharon van Etten

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

John Foxx

you sit in the subway?

Never sit in the subway. Much prefer to ...

Peanut Butter Wolf

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Distant Lover

Port O'Brien

you go fishing?
R. Kelly - Real Talk

Dynamite Deluxe

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you drive into the country?
Udo Lindenberg - Cowboy Rocker

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Rich

When Saints Go Machine

you are on the tour bus?
Deerhoof - Giga Dance

My Morning Jacket

you relax on a beach?
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Lucky Luke

first record you remember
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Panico

get these three pets:

two monkeys and one parrot.

Cajun Dance Party

record you were looking for the longest

With the internet and stuff it’s pretty ...

Apiento

best concert you ever attended
Prince

Vashti Bunyan

learn these three songs by heart:
David Crosby - Traction In The Rain

James Holden

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Ralphi Rosario

first record you remember
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Annie

you cook?
Nancy Sinatra - Kinky Love

Memory Band

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tom Waits - Hang Down Your Head

Anja Schneider

the song to be played at your funeral
Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

Jill Jones

you wake up?
Blonde Redhead - Elephant Woman

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
Isaac Hayes - Shaft

Droog

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Cavedogs - Leave Me Alone

Fanfarlo

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Norwegian Wood

Micah P. Hinson

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

AM

No. 3
Piero Umiliani - Il Corpo

Lloyd Cole

record you were looking for the longest
Nashville OST

Metronomy

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

Pacifika

you read a magazine?
Miles Davis

2raumwohnung

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Wired / Dazed and Confused / Der Tagesspiegel

Bobbito Garcia

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

Mark E.

you come home from the club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Dillon

you make love?

Regengeräusche. Also sicherlich keine Musik. Meistens hat ...

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite cartoon characters

Diamond Joe Quimby from «The Simpsons» / Stewie from ...

Terence Bernardo

your sunday morning song
Thelonious Monk - Solo Monk

Wolfmother

you sit in a plane?
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Love Inks

best soundtrack ever

We're on tour talking about this and ...

Trusme

best concert you ever attended
Dwele

Alter Ego

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

Mr Scruff

you wake up?
Joyce Williams - The First Thing I Do In The Morning

Justice

5 favorite drinks

Coca Cola / Breizh Cola /Afri Cola /Muslim Cola ...

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Pier Bucci - Hay Consuelo (Samim Remix)

Headless Heroes

you stay in bed?
Margo Guryan - Sunday Morning

Oyvind Morken

perfect song to end a party with
Carly Simon - Why

VV Brown

you come home from the club?
Babyshambles - Fuck Forever

The Phantom Band

a record you fell in love to
The Handsome Family - Through The Trees

Ora Cogan

you take a bubble bath?
Ernie (from Sesame Street) - Rubber Ducky

Ronny & Renzo

you are love sick?
Funkadelic - Maggot Brain

Woolfy

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

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in the subway?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

Kissogram

your ultimate heartbreak song
Hank Williams - Alone And Forsaken

Heidi

you wake up?
Smog

Quiet Village

you dig for old records?

Silence. I need full concentration.

Gravenhurst

you prepare for an important date?

Not sure. I’ll get back to you ...

Art Brut

first record you remember
Bob Dylan - Baby, Stop Crying

Yellowman

a song that reminds you of school
The Wailers - Love And Affection

Glimpse

5 favorite personal belongings

my Studio / my dog / my record collection / my ...

Matthew Herbert

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian / Dazed and Confused / Desert Island Monthly

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Henry Mancini - Silver Streak

Studio

you go to a club?
Ashra - Club Cannibal

Young Knives

a song that reminds your friends of you
Mystery Jets - Horse Drawn Cart

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite places in the world

Cybertron / Future Ditches, Albuquerque / Bloody Noses / I’m ...

Lexx

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
A Tribe Called Quest - Check The Rhyme

Oneida

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t own a car.

Todd Terje

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

El-P

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

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite things that make you sexy

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

Omar

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Woodpigeon

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Electrelane - To The East

Zwicker

you sit in a plane?
Seelenluft - Manila

Kathryn Williams

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Said She Said

Jacques Renault

No. 4
Edgar Winter - Above And Beyond

The Ones

the song to be played at your funeral
Sylvester - Stars

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite TV shows

Mad Men / Sopranos / Friday Night Lights / The Wire ...

Social Disco Club

No. 2
Inner Life - Make It Last Forever (Larry Levan 12" Remi...

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Carpenters

In Flagranti

you run from the cops?

That’s too long ago, I was a ...

Max Essa

you shop for shoes?
John Barry - Fun City

Tridact

you take a bubble bath?
Pharoah Sanders - Colors

Nils Frahm

you sit in the subway?

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

DJ Kent

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

Soul Clap

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Mariah Carey - Make It Happen

Loane

a song you would send over the ocean
Elli et Jacno - Les Nuits de la pleine lune

Kissey Asplund

you run naked through a cornfield?
Elvis Presley - That's All Right, Mama

DJ Vadim

you make love?
Minnie Riperton - Adventures In Paradise

Hannah Cohen

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Judy Garland - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

James Murphy

you play a game of chess?
Shriekback

Gilles Peterson

you wake up?
Yusef Lateef - Brother John

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Einstürzende Neubauten

Kinski

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Chills - Pink Frost

Shawn Lee

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

GusGus

you go to a club?
Q-Burns - Anstract Message

Magic Arm

you play a game of chess?
Andrew Bird - Noble Beast

Anna Kashfi

best concert you ever attended
The Cramps

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite personal victories

touring worldwide / marrying / becoming a father / penning a ...

Phenomenal Handclap Band

perfect anthem for New York
Dillinger - Cocaine In My Brain

Our Broken Garden

you come home from the club?

Søren playing his guitar while I’m ...

Rainer Trüby

a record you fell in love to
Jose Feliciano - Golden Lady

Coldplay

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York

Valery Gore

you rob a bank?
Good Friday - Why?

Afrika Bambaataa

you are in a depressive mood?
Yolanda Adams

Kasper Bjorke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
LCD Soundsystem - Losing My Edge

DJ Touché

No. 3

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

Jazzanova

you cook?
The Beach Boys - Vegetables

Minus 8

first record you remember

Berner Platte (mit Schinken, Speck und Käse ...

Justus Köhncke

the song to be played at your funeral
Electric Light Orchestra - Livin' Thing

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

US3

a song that reminds you of school
Alice Cooper - School's Out

Kaos

a record you fell in love to
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Sebastien Tellier

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

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

A Touch Of Class

you cut a silhoutte?
Scissor Sisters

Devendra Banhart

you prepare for an important date?
The Espers - The Espers (LP)

Alva Noto

you wake up?
Feist - 1, 2, 3, 4

Trevor Jackson

you are on a football field?

I never play football.

Mugison

5 favorite things to be afraid of

cars / airplanes / whenever people are in groups - that ...

Kathy Zimmer

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Visions Of Johanna

White Denim

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tom Waits - What's He Building In There?

Good Shoes

you are in a depressive mood?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Minotaur Shock

you prepare for an important date?
Steely Dan

James Yorkston

your sunday morning song
Oumou Sangare

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
Beck - Odelay

Nicole Willis

perfect anthem for Helsinki
Rihanna - Umbrella

Andreya Triana

first record you remember

«If You Love Me Let Me Go». My ...

Editors

you feel like 1992?
Cast - Sandstorm

Franz Nicolay

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Todd Snider - Sunshine

Air

first record you bought
The Robin Hood storytelling record

Kinky

you cook?
Brian Eno - Baby's On Fire

The Golden Filter

you sit by a camp fire?
Arthur Brown - Fire

Defari

first record you remember
Billy Paul - Me & Mrs. Jones

Irvine Welsh

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

The Earlies

a record you fell in love to

PG: Mine is more a tale of lust ...

Kelli Ali

you destroy a hotel room?
Pixies - Velouria

Pepe Bradock

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bobby Timmons - Dat Dere

Mélissa Laveaux

a song that reminds you of school
Tracy Chapman - 3000 Miles

Like A Stuntman

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Delia Derbyshire - The Wizards Laboratory

Charlotte Hatherley

you prepare for an important date?
Captain Beefheart - Low Yo Yo Stuff

Azari & III

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Diamanda Galas - Plague Mass

Charles Webster

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing

Tracey Thorn

first record you bought
Donny Osmond - The Twelfth Of Never

Ian Hart

best video clip you ever saw
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Faust

the song to be played at your funeral
Art-Errorist - Poeme Pour Betonniere Et Orchestre

Dego

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

Prefuse 73

you play ping-pong?
The Mars Volta

Sandi Thom

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

Junior Boys

best concert you ever attended
The Boredoms

Mavis Staples

your party anthem
Aretha Franklin - Respect

!!!

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Marvin Gaye - After The Dance

Pilooski

your boozed up anthem
Green Velvet - Shake & Pop

Zohra

you meet your parents?
Boney M.

Newton Faulkner

best concert you ever attended
The Flaming Lips

Dave Clarke

you paint your apartment?
Mad Professor

A Mountain Of One

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

First Aid Kit

you sit in the subway?
Johnny Cash - Train Of Love

John Klemmer

you watch girls go by?

I don’t watch girls go by. I ...

Wally Badarou

first record you remember
Guy Béart - L'eau Vive

Brennan Green

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

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite animals

Cheetah / Badger / Dolphin / Cow / Dragonfly

Dollskabeat

5 favorite places in the world

the studio / my kitchen / any nice beach / any ...

Morgan Geist

you come home from the club?

I want silence after the club.

Smudo

you drive a car late at night?

Hoerbuecher.

The Priscillas

your boozed up anthem
Kiss - Rock And Roll All Nite

Moonboots

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

The Invisible

5 favorite magazines

Mojo / Wire / Onion / Private Eye / Spiderman

Wolf People

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

Lone Wolf

the song to be played at your funeral
Wild Beasts - Cheerio Chaps, Cheerio Goodbye

Erobique

you camp in the desert?
America - A Horse With No Name

Tal Weiss

a song that reminds you of school
Blur - Girls And Boys

Simple Kid

you drive a car late at night?
Nervous Norvus - Transfusion

Tha 4orce

you relax on a beach?
Frank-n-Dank - Sex On The Beach

Sam Amidon

you prepare for an important date?
R. Kelly - 12 Play: Fourth Quarter

Vetiver

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Jonathan Wilson

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Muscadine

Jakob der Lügner

you ride a bicycle?
Plüsch - Irgendeinisch

Tom Vek

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Björk - Hyperballad

Kalabrese

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

Barn Owl

you cook?
Bahauddin Dagar - Gat In Chautala

Shine 2009

you take a bubble bath?
DJ Quik - Summer Breeze

Skull Defekts

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Henrik Rylander / Jean-Louis Huhta / Daniel Fagerström

Kid Loco

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

Plum

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Three people is reeeeeally hard! I've been ...

Datarock

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

The Jackets

the song to be played at your funeral
Edith Piaf - Non, je ne regrette rien

Miss Platnum

you make love?
Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady

Gary Numan

perfect anthem for London
Marilyn Manson - The Beautiful People

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Supergrass - I Should Coco

Morningwood

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ella Fitzgerald - A Tisket A Tasket

Howlin' Rain

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Black Vial

Andy Gill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Mystery Jets

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
John Adams - Shaker Loops

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal belongings

my photo albums / my record collection / my doggie ...

Daddy-O

you wake up?
Musiq Soulchild - Love

Marcus Bonfanti

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bill Withers - Use Me

Yuck

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Hot Snakes - Braintrust

Ashley Beedle

you go to a club?
Half Pint - Greetings

Alela Diane

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dolly Parton - Jolene

Shakespeares Sister

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Joni Mitchell - Help Me I Think I’m Falling

Alex Smoke

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

Morpheus

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Leonard Cohen - Tower Of Song

Architecture In Helsinki

best concert you ever attended
The Avalanches

Black Angels

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly - That'll Be The Day

Belle & Sebastian

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Billy Boys

Doe Paoro

a song that reminds your friends of you
Mary J Blige – I’m Going Down

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

Max Tundra

perfect anthem for London
Lilys - A Nanny In Manhattan

Fingerpicked

No. 6
Pale Saints - Kinky Love (4AD, 1991)

Heidi Happy

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Johnny Cash - Bird On A Wire

John Daly

take these three tools with you:

fishing rod / knife / lighter

Midlake

a song that reminds you of school
The Cars - Just What I Needed

The Bees

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

Race Horses

perfect anthem for Cardiff
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Iechyd Da

The Revenge

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Waite - Missing You

Tiga

you drive a car late at night?
Patrick Cowley

Karl Bartos

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Help!

Cosmin TRG

you miss Bucharest?
Proem - Romanian Vegetable Platter

Bill Callahan

a song that reminds you of school
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

Brasstronaut

you go fishing?
Kings Of Convenience - 24-25

Nick Chacona

you stay in bed?
Roland Burrell - Stormy Night

Emma Tricca

you go to a club?
The Eagles - Lyin' Eyes

Nocturnes

a song you would use as a ring-tone

What ever comes with my phone. Currently some ...

Soul Mekanik

you are on a football field?
Airto - Celebration Suite

Cazals

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I've Got A Feeling

Invisible Conga People

you drive a car late at night?
The Jacks - Tokei O Tomete

Shitdisco

best concert you ever attended
Girls Aloud

Marius Circus

first record you bought
a-ha - Hunting High And Low

Chromeo

No. 9
Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance

Ada

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Karten / Monopoly

Bit-tuner

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

grosse Auswahl an Hochprozentigem und Drinks / Partys/Konzerte ...

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite TV shows

Alan Partridge / The Office / Hollyoaks (!) / The Premieship / Match ...

Syd Matters

you prepare for an important date?
Midlake - He Tried To Escape

Jean-Michel Jarre

first record you bought
The Shadows - Apache

Marit Bergman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Cat Powers - Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Bl...

Lhasa

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

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

I dont really care, it could even be ...

Chelonis R. Jones

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Antony & The Johnsons - Her Eyes Are Underneath The Gro...

Osborne

you feel like 1989?
EPMD - So Wat Cha Sayin'

Trentemoller

you prepare for an important date?
The Cure - Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me

David Holmes

you relax on a beach?
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy

Interpol

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

Gary Lucas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Feel Fine

Jesse Lenat

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

Al Kent

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Dani Siciliano

your ultimate heartbreak song
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

The Project Club

you ride a bicycle?
Trans AM - First Words

Dwele

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

Blow Monkeys

first record you bought
T. Rex - Debora

Howling Bells

you start a riot?
Mogwai - Hunted By A Freak

Alan Oldham

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

White Hinterland

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Dirty Projectors - Thirsty And Miserable

We Are Scientists

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I could never do such a thing. If ...

Slove

you make love?
DJ Hell - The Angst Pt. 1

Ame

you destroy a hotel room?
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

Hatcham Social

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

Zambri

you wake up?
Radiohead - Idioteque

Telephones

you fall asleep?
Suicide - Dream Baby Dream

Robin Saville

you feel like 1972?
David Bowie - Queen Bitch

Camille

you drive a car late at night?

Must be something deep with a pulse. Like ...

Chris Carrier

you feel like 1982?
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Whitehouse

a song that reminds you of school
T. Rex - Get It On

Kevin Saunderson

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

On Belle Isle. It’s an island in ...

Defend Moscow

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bedouin Soundclash - Sounding A Mosaic

Polly Scattergood

start to learn these three things:

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

Caribou

your sunday morning song

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

Prince Language

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Merzbow

Hannah Scott

perfect anthem for London
Wallis Bird - To My Bones

Kon & Amir

you ride a bicycle?
Faze O - Ridin’ High

Max Romeo

first record you remember
Bobby Day - Rockin' Robin

King Britt

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
Elton John - Philadelphia Freedom

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richard Wagner - The Ride Of The Valkyries

Aaron Wright

a song that reminds your friends of you
Elmo - Elmo's Song

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Flying

Boozoo Bajou

No. 4
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Drugstore

best concert you ever attended

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

Candi Staton

you sit in the subway?
Barbara Lewis - Hello Stranger

Stefan Goldmann

you cook?
James Blood Ulmer - No Wave

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite club?

F12 – on the stairs overlooking the government. On ...

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - God Save The Queen

Tanya Stephens

you camp in the desert?
TLC - Waterfalls

Tim Mälzer

the song to be played at your funeral
Tom Waits - Anywhere I Lay My Head

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Dennis Wilson - Pacific Ocean Blue

Dollboy

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
John Holt

Peter Broderick

first record you remember
Nirvana - Nevermind

Phil Mison

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & the Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier

Ost & Kjex

you ride a bicycle?
Mouse On Mars - Kanu

Kool Keith

you come home from the club?
Brand Nubian - Slow Down

Bebel Gilberto

you make love?
Grace Jones - La Vie En Rose

Broken Social Scene

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

I don’t get depressed.

Million Stylez

favorite club?

anywhere Trinity sound is playing.

Ben Watt

a record you fell in love to
The Durutti Column - Return Of The Durutti Column

Black Devil Disco Club

you feel like 1982?
XTC - Making Plans for Nigel

Morton Valence

you feel like 1982?
David Bowie - 1984

Spinto Band

your sunday morning song
Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Down By The Riverside

Richard Norris

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

Large Professor

5 favorite records
Tom Scott - Honeysuckle Breeze

Leo Zero

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Antmusic

Bomb The Bass

a record you fell in love to
The Buzzocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Somebody You S...

Seelenluft

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

Lisbee Stainton

your guilty pleasure song
ABBA - Lay All Your Love On Me

CALLmeKAT

which person from the city you like the most?

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

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

your sunday morning song
Judy Collins - Send In The Clowns

Ricardo Villalobos

first record you bought
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite animals

tiger / lemur / flying bear / albino ape / Alan Price

Constance Amiot

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

A summer on the road, listening to a ...

Munk

you relax on a beach?
Biermösl blos'n

Olafur Arnalds

first record you bought
2Pac - Greatest Hits

Still Going

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eight Days A Week

Mark Archer

first record you remember
The Ventures - Let There Be Drums

Sumner Brothers

you sit in a plane?
Dead Kennedys - Your Emotions

Michael Reinboth

you camp in the desert?
Fela Kuti

Baikonour

perfect anthem for Brighton
Amon Tobin - Sordid

Duke Special

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Divine Comedy - National Express

Mirror Mirror

you run naked through a cornfield?
James Brown - Mother Popcorn

Nedry

a song that reminds your friends of you

Awaiting a response from all of my friend ...

Colder


Chronological Top 10 of the major and most ...

Mooner

No. 4
Logic System - Logic

Malachai

you stay in bed?
The Wurzels - I Am A Cider Drinker

Kris Menace

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

Horace Andy

No. 9
Bob Marley - One Love

Architeq

you make love?
Maze - Twilight

Angel Deradoorian

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Tindersticks

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - Maxwell's Silver Hammer

Soft Rocks

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Mike Francis - Times Out Of Time

Wooden Birds

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

Sóley

first record you remember
Jesus Christ Superstar

Ilija Rudman

best concert you ever attended
Roy Ayers

Jacob Golden

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jeffrey Lewis - Williamsburg Will Oldham Horror

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Shellac - At Action Park

J Rawls

5 favorite personal belongings

celly / sidekick / laptop / iPod / records

The Shortwave Set

first record you remember
Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy

Bob Power

a record you fell in love to
B.B. King - I Pity The Fool

Whirlwind Heat

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Yes - Heart Of The Sunrise

Brothers Of End

you need to get work done?
Frank Black - Thalassocracy

Hacienda

the song to be played at your funeral
Kreisler - Liebesleid

Stephan Remmler

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel

Caron Wheeler

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beatles - When I'm Sixty-Four

Joan As Police Woman

you sit in a plane?
Cass McCombs - County Line

Lovefingers

record you were looking for the longest
Eddie Callahan - False Ego; Paul Woznicki - Woz

Ray Mang

you sit in a plane?
Ben Richardson - Sky Diver

DJ Hell

you run from the cops?
The Pop Group - We Are All Prostitutes

Jimi Jamison

perfect anthem for Mississippi
Elvis Presley - An American Trilogy

Brian Jackson

the song to be played at your funeral
Donny Hathaway - Someday We'll All Be Free

Headman

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Whiskey In The Jar

M.A.N.D.Y.

you wake up?
Beck - We Live Again

Chateau Flight

your liberation anthem
Public Enemy - Fight The Power

Adonis

a record you fell in love to
Confunkshun - Straight From The Heart

ESG

you make love?
The Dream - Falsetto

Jackpot

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Something overtly sentimental that I prefer not to ...

Casual

you prepare for an important date?
Jay-Z

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite things about New York

The food / The people / Subway / The Chelsea Lodge ...

Tiago

you are love sick?
Gipsy Kings - Amor, Amor

James Pants

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

Chris Coco

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Seether

you drive a car late at night?
Foo Fighters - The Pretender

Terry Lynn

favorite club?

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

Nicky Siano

first record you bought

Probably a Montivani album to test my sound ...

Bill Adler

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

Pearly Gates

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

Ingrid Olava

favorite sound in the city?

The seagulls around the islands when it’s ...

N.A.S.A.

you take a bubble bath?
Rita Lee - Banho De Espuma

Al McKay

you fall asleep?
Very Best of Japanese Music

Mugwump

you go to a club?
Mugwump - Boutade

Julia Franck

take these three DVDs along:

oh, DVDs kämen auf eine einsame Insel ...

Telepopmusik

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Neon Heights

you fall asleep?
Sonic Youth - Flowers

Erol Alkan

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

Jesh

No. 6
The Cure - Seventeen Seconds

Sarah Jaffe

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Too Short - Blow the Whistle

Karl Culley

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

Luke Solomon

5 favorite records
Rufus & Chaka Khan - Do You Love What You Feel

Bjorn Torske

you take a bubble bath?

I’m practicing throat- and overtone-singing.

Chromatics

your party anthem
Yoko Ono - Walking On Thin Ice

Renegade Soundwave

best concert you ever attended

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

Fabrizio Mammarella

first record you bought
Herbert - Parts One, Two And Three

Future Beat Alliance

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

The Loose Salute

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall

Bosque Brown

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Glass Candy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You

Empire Of The Sun

you drive a car late at night?
Prince - Controversy

Lydia Lunch

you fall asleep?
Mulatu Astatke - Ethiopiques Volume 4 - African jazz 19...

Unconventional Science

your sunday morning song
Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side

The Diaphanoids

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

Tahiti 80

you paint your apartment?
Cee-Lo Green - The Art Of Noise

Mungolian Jetset

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Aqua - Barbie Girl

Birdy Nam Nam

you wash your hair?

I'm bald.

Molly Wagger

you come home from the club?
Tindersticks - The Organist Entertains

Ian Pooley

you wake up?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds your friends of you

Das werde ich sie bei Gelegenheit mal fragen.

Kurt Maloo

you prepare for an important date?
Johnny Cash - I Walk The Line

Frank Black

take these three CDs/records with you:
Hall & Oates - Greatest Hits

Boom Bip

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

Penguin Prison

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

Living Things

you take a bubble bath?
Rush Limbaugh

A Guy Called Gerald

your ultimate heartbreak song
Caroll Thompson - One Dance

Orishas

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Maybe hiphop. Or some aggresive rock music.

New Young Pony Club

you are in a depressive mood?
Elliott Smith

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you prepare for an important date?
Beck - Milk And Honey

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Skeeter Davis - The End Of The World

Higamos Hogamos

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Smiths - William, It Was Really Nothing

Rumer

best concert you ever attended

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

Daniel Wang

perfect anthem for New York
Odyssey - Native New Yorker

Matthew Dear

first record you bought
Tone-Loc - Wild Thing

Psychic Ills

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

Rich Medina

you make love?
Teddy Pendergrass - Turn Off The Lights

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite human inventions

Schlummertaste / Gaspedal / Vibrationsalarm / Internet / Sonnenbrille

Travis

you make love?
The Ramones

Turzi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kraftwerk - Heimcomputer (1981 Live Version)

Tim Sweeney

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Who - Heinz Baked Beans

Sons And Daughters

you meet your parents?
Aphex Twin - Come To Daddy

DJ Nature

perfect anthem for New York
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Chikinki

record you were looking for the longest
Nina Simone - Jazz As Played In An Exclusive Side Stree...

Beverley Knight

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Led Zeppelin - Stairway To Heaven

Sondre Lerche

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Phoenix - Too Young

Georg Levin

you make love?
Marvin Gaye

Grizzly Bear

you come home from the club?
Deerhunter - Fluorescent Grey

Circlesquare

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

DJ Mehdi

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Nina Simone

Paul Frick

you sit by the river?
Horror Inc. - Dans La Nuit

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

Windsurf

you feel bitchy?
N.W.A.

David Rodigan

No. 10
Sir Lord Comic - Ska-ing West

Trans Am

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

The Soulsavers

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

Everything Everything

you are love sick?
Jeff Buckley - Morning Theft

Mark Richardson

you ride a bicycle?
Led Zeppelin - Black Dog

Yoav

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Gossip

you work in the garden?
Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up

Pink Skull

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

These New Puritans

you wake up?
Neneh Cherry - Peace In Mind

Fol Chen

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

Ewan Pearson

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

The Hidden Cameras

your liberation anthem
Huggy Bear - Her Jazz

Dennis Kane

you make love?

Usually talking dirty, and doing it well,  is ...

Matmos

take these three CDs/records with you:
Robert Ashley - Perfect Lives (The Bar)

We Are Wolves

learn these three songs by heart:
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrows Parties

Gnod

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something

Fiona Daniel

you cook?
Esbjörn Svensson Trio

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Julee Cruise - Summer Kisses, Winter Tears

Ilya Santana

you make love?

I don't listen to music when I ...

Cypress Hill

your guilty pleasure song
Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing

Tony Carrasco

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any Duran Duran songs.

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song that inspires you

Puh... so viel.

Chrome Hoof

you are love sick?
Yazz - The Only Way Is Up

Saint Etienne

you relax on a beach?
Dusty Springfield - Come For A Dream

Division Of Laura Lee

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - You Sure Love To Ball

Jay Jay Johanson

you ride a bicycle?
The Modern Jazz Quartet

Alexander Robotnick

you ride a bicycle?
Weather Report - American Tango

Melanie C

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fiona Apple - Love Ridden

Barbara Carlotti

you sit in the subway?
Suicide - Super Subway Comedian

Manuel Tur

perfect anthem for Essen
Bat For Lashes - The Big Sleep

Captain Sensible

you ride a bicycle?
NEU! - Hallogallo

Thieves Like Us

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

My Bee's Garden

first record you bought
Radiohead - Knives Out

Simone White

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Teardrop

The Chap

5 favorite moments in time

being born / listening to Led Zeppelin’s «Whole ...

Padded Cell

you destroy a hotel room?
Kreeps - All I Wanna Do Is Break Some Hearts

Final Fantasy

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Jann Arden

Audie Darling

favorite building?

I think my favorite building might be the ...

Pyrolator

you feel lonely?
Radiohead - Packt Like Sardines In A Crushed Tin Box

Rocko Schamoni

which song fits the city the best?
Lassie Singers - Hamburg

Justine D

5 favorite places in New York

Central Park / Chinatown (where I grew up) / The ...

Ratatat

first record you bought
U2 - War

Natalie Tusia Beridze

your party anthem
Matias Aguayo - Minimal (DJ Koze Remix)

Crystal Antlers

you are love sick?
Wham! - Freedom

Eagles Of Death Metal

you go to a club?
Madonna - Music

Efterklang

first record you bought
Nirvana - Nevermind

Karolina Stenstöm

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

don’t know

Wall-E

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

Luca C & Brigante

you play a game of chess?
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Sandro Perri

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Peter Brown - For Your Love

Dan Michaelson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Etta James - I'd Rather Go Blind

Ed Harcourt

you sit in a plane?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Only Living Boy In New York

Steve Mason

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

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Mechanical Bride

record you were looking for the longest
The Kinks - This Time Tomorrow

Radio 4

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

Senor Coconut

you fall asleep?
Haruomi Hosono - Omni Sight Seeing

The Good Natured

get these three pets:

A talking parrot to minimise lonliness, and two ...

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Aaron Copland - Billy The Kid

Raul Midon

5 favorite things about New York

the lower eastside / 88 Orchard Street (an urban ...

Linda Lewis

first record you bought
The Beatles - From Me To You

Bodies Of Water

first record you bought

K-EARTH 101’s Oldies compilation they were selling ...

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing

Bill Brewster

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Honeybus - I Can’t Let Maggie Go

Kool & The Gang

you are on a football field?

The echo of the pre game and after ...

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite books

Joan Brady: «Theory Of War» / Louis de Bernieres ...

Anne Clark

you wash your hair?

I can’t hear it. The soap’s ...

Parlour

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Sailor - Down By The Docks

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Howard Seratt - Troublesome Waters

The Miserable Rich

you drive a car late at night?
Toto - Africa

Rebelski

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk - Pocket Calculator

The Morning Benders

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Baby Be Mine

The Emperor Machine

you prepare for an important date?
Spike Milligan - The Q5 Piano Tune

Pastor

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Yellow Submarine

George Duke

best Miles Davis song
Miles Davis - Four And More

Howe Gelb

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Comes With A Smile / Bomb / Tracks

Coyote

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun

Marissa Nadler

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I will listen to the rain falling and ...

Bing Ji Ling

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Wooden Shjips

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

David Morales

you sit in the subway?
South Shore Commission - We're On The Right Track

Holger Czukay

you relax on a beach?

Musik am Strand ist DER Grund um nicht ...

Beppe Loda

best Beatles song

Too many of them are beautiful.

Heavy

you wash your hair?
J Dilla - Shake It Down

Theo Parrish

you go to a club?

Well, there's no particular songs but a ...

The Late Greats

you wake up?
Wire - Practice Makes Perfect

KT Tunstall

the song to be played at your funeral
The Jackson 5 - I Want You Back

Cosmo Vitelli

get these three pets:

These three cute little sheeps I saw last ...

Swahili Blonde

you meet your parents?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Boogie Wonderland

Kid Koala

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

Wordsworth

a record you fell in love to
R. Kelly - 12 Play (LP)

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you need to get work done?
Bohren & Der Club Of Gore - Maximum Black
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Issue 6

Finger Magazine A Bi-Annual Print Publication, 64 pages, 4c, 6000 copies, distributed worldwide

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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 liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

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Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

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Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

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Sarah Jaffe

your party anthem
Robyn - Body Talk 1, 2, and 3

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