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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

Blow Monkeys

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Fred Neil - Everybody's Talkin'

Leo Zero

your party anthem
Manu Dibango - Big Blow

Chikinki

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (LP)

Ian Hart

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

Charles Webster

a song you wish you'd written yourself
My Favorite Things

Travis

you need to get work done?

Nothing. Can’t listen to anything when I ...

Audie Darling

favorite club?

There has been a huge influx in East ...

Comanechi

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Dat Politics - Plugs Plus

Jimmy Edgar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
«Lost Highway» Soundtrack

The Bees

you run from the cops?
The Breeders - Cannonball

The Juan MacLean

No. 9
Throbbing Gristle - Hot On The Heels Of Love

Mungolian Jetset

you sit in a plane?
Underworld - Mmm Skyscraper I Love You

Gilles Peterson

you are on a football field?
A Tribe Called Quest - Can I Kick It?

Sandi Thom

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

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Delgados - Under Canvas Under Wraps

Casual

you fall asleep?

Sound scapes.

Jacques Renault

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

Heavy

you run from the cops?
Blondie - Hanging On The Telephone

Dave Clarke

you go fishing?
Dr. Alimantado

Architecture In Helsinki

perfect anthem for Brunswick
Donna Summer - State Of Independence

Kissogram

you paint your apartment?
Erkin Koray - Elektronik Türküler

Rod Thomas

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

Anja Schneider

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

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Woodpigeon

you walk through a dark forest?
Department Of Eagles - In Ear Park

Coyote

your party anthem
Inner City - Good Life

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Telephones

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

Fujiya & Miyagi

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

The Soulsavers

you are in a depressive mood?
Nick Drake - Pink Moon

Jill Jones

you run naked through a cornfield?
Cocteau Twins - How To Bring A Blush To The Snow

Shine 2009

you make love?
Odyssey - Who

Pastor

your ultimate heartbreak song
Noah And The Whale - Blue Skies

Gemma Ray

you run naked through a cornfield?
Nirvana - Rape Me

Midlake

first record you remember
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut

David Holmes

you drive a car late at night?
Dexys Midnight Runners - Don't Stand Me Down

Nedry

a record you fell in love to
The Postal Service - Give Up

Wooden Birds

a song that reminds your friends of you
Notorious B.I.G. - Warning

Joakim

you play a game of chess?
Eric Dolphy - Out To Lunch

Kinky

5 favorite TV shows

«Seinfield» / «El Chavo» / «Weeds» / «Superjail!» / «Aqua Teen Hunger ...

Sondre Lerche

you sit in the subway?
Pavement - You Are A Light

Yuck

you take a bubble bath?
Babes In Toyland - Bluebell

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite restaurants

McDonalds / Subway / Tacotime / Burger King / Chinese food at ...

Ruede Hagelstein

you run naked through a cornfield?
Laibach - Geburt einer Nation

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite human inventions

Music / Language / Photography / Aviation / The internet

Kid Koala

you make love?
Lovage (featuring Dan the Automator, Mike Patton, Jenni...

James Holden

a record you fell in love to
Lamb - Gorecki

Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

Oyvind Morken

a song that reminds your friends of you

I have no idea. If you ask them ...

Simone White

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - Master And Everyone

Max Tundra

best concert you ever attended
Black Dice at Cargo

Stefan Goldmann

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Xenakis

Chateau Flight

the song to be played at your funeral
The Kaddich

Lisbee Stainton

your sunday morning song
Elbow - One Day Like This

Justice

5 favorite books

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

Metronomy

first record you remember
Simply Red

Syd Matters

you cook?
The Palace Brothers - I Tried To Stay Healthy For You

Lindstrom

you prepare for an important date?
Prince - Crazy You

Lucky Soul

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Rutles - Ouch

Luca C & Brigante

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Etnica - Tribute

Bodies Of Water

first record you remember
«Music Machine»

Beppe Loda

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Black Sabbath - Paranoid

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

first record you bought
John Williams - Theme From Close Encounters Of The Thir...

Empire Of The Sun

you rob a bank?
Rage Against The Machine - Bullet In The Head

Erobique

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Joseph Haydn - Die Symphonie mit dem Paukenschlag

Rich Medina

your ultimate heartbreak song
B.J. Thomas - (Hey' Won't You Play) Another Somebody Do...

Morton Valence

you drive a car late at night?
Joey Beltram - Energy Flash

Ratatat

a song that reminds you of school
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Catholic School Girls Rule

Mark E.

you come home from the club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Mugwump

you prepare for an important date?
Nitzer Ebb - Let Your Body Learn

Daniel Wang

perfect anthem for Berlin
Hildegard Knef - Ich seh die Welt durch deine Augen

Prince Language

your ultimate heartbreak song
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - The Love I Lost

Pepe Bradock

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Stevie Wonder - Visions

Peter Kruder

you are in a depressive mood?
Antony & The Johnsons - Hope There's Someone

Ashley Beedle

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

Renegade Soundwave

the song to be played at your funeral
«Oh Danny Boy»

Linda Lewis

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Here There And Everywhere

Tal Weiss

best soundtrack ever
Benoit Charest - The Triplets Of Belleville

The Chap

5 favorite records
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Mooner

No. 10
Peru - Continents

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song that reminds you of school
Biz Markie - Just A Friend

Bill Brewster

first record you bought
Benny Hill - Ernie The Fastest Milkman In The West

Leon Ware

record you were looking for the longest
Miles Davis - Jazz Track (LP)

The Project Club

you surf the internet?
Jean-Michel Jarre - Oxygene Part IV

Cypress Hill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Boyz II Men - It's So Hard to Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Dominique Leone

your boozed up anthem
Barrett Strong - Money (That’s What I Want)

Matthew Dear

get these three pets:

Monkey / Hermit Crab / Volley Ball

Miss Platnum

you smuggle diamonds?
Shirley Bassey - Diamonds Are Forever

Slove

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
My Bloody Valentine - Sometimes

Michael Reinboth

you ride a bicycle?
Moodymann

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street corner?

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

Newton Faulkner

the song to be played at your funeral
M. Ward - Story Of An Artist

Little Dragon

5 favorite personal belongings

our bodies

Clare & The Reasons

you come home from the club?
Harry Nilsson - Are You Sleeping

James Murphy

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

The Shortwave Set

first record you remember
Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy

Tindersticks

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy Theme

Magic Arm

you sit in a plane?
Grandaddy - So You'll Aim Toward The Sky

Explosions In The Sky

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

Dan Michaelson

record you were looking for the longest
Lee Hazlewood - Cowboy In Sweden

When Saints Go Machine

you make love?
Nico - Chelsea Girl

Justine D

5 favorite records
John Coltrane - Blue Train

Pyrolator

you make love?
Antonio Carlos Jobim - How Insensitive

Alexander Robotnick

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

Shitdisco

a record you fell in love to
Ace Of Base - All That She Wants

Race Horses

you sit in a plane?
Grandaddy - He's Simple He's Dumb, He's The Pilot

Tim Sweeney

you prepare for an important date?
Marvin Gaye - T Plays It Cool

Malachai

5 favorite cartoon characters

Homer Simpson / Top Cat / Johnny Bravo / Angry Kid ...

A Touch Of Class

first record you remember
The Beatles - Revolver

David Rodigan

No. 18
Chaka Demus & Pliers - Murder She Wrote

Moving Units

the song to be played at your funeral
Neil Young

Trans Am

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Again, no music. I’m listening to a ...

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite personal victories

getting a girl at a Dirtbombs show to ...

Thievery Corporation

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

James Yorkston

your party anthem

Not one of mine, that’s for sure.

!!!

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

John Klemmer

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I once, in the middle of the night ...

2raumwohnung

get these three pets:

Hund / Huhn / Schaf

Kasper Bjorke

a song that reminds you of school
Sir Mix-a-Lot - Baby Got Back

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite instruments

clavinet / aoelean pipes / piano / violins / cellos

Max Romeo

you camp in the desert?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

DJ Vadim

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Fat Freddy's Drop

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite personal tragedies

I think if a tragedy is indeed a ...

Quiet Village

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ability II - Pressure

DJ Touché

No. 3

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

Terry Lynn

favorite street?

Rushworth Ave.

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Ry Cooder - Southern Comfort

John Foxx

you make love?

That’s private.

Plum

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Finger / The Metro / Future Music

Headless Heroes

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Cajmere - Percolator

Nicky Siano

you make love?

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

Shawn Lee

first record you bought
Isaac Hayes - The Shaft Soundtrack

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite building?

Stadsbiblioteket (the city library)

Telepopmusik

record you were looking for the longest

The first Telepopmusik album in a normal record ...

KT Tunstall

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
The Proclaimers - Sunshine On Leith

Ilya Santana

you sit in a plane?
Vangelis

Cosmin TRG

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Pestilence - Out Of The Body

Dollskabeat

you are in the sauna?

When I lived in Tokyo, I frequented these ...

Jimi Jamison

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Elvis Presley - Adam And Evil

George Duke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The only music that makes me depressed is ...

Kalabrese

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Justus Köhncke - Timecode (Lexx Edit)

Ora Cogan

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Stupid Girl

Radio 4

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

Gary Numan

your sunday morning song
Gwen Stefani - What You Waiting For?

Barn Owl

first record you bought
Oasis - What's The Story Morning Glory

We Are Scientists

5 favorite cities

San Francisco, CA / Berkeley, CA / New York, NY ...

Papst & Abstinenzler

you paint your apartment?
Chico Buarque - Construcao

Wall-E

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

Dennis Kane

your boozed up anthem
EPMD

Justus Köhncke

a song that reminds your friends of you
Imagination - Just An Illusion

ESG

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

Oneida

you relax on a beach?

No music on the beach. Just waves please.

CALLmeKAT

favorite street?

I guess it depends on the day too ...

Beverley Knight

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

Datarock

you are in a depressive mood?
Built To Spill - Perfect From Now On (LP)

David Morales

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you wake up?

Den Song des Tagesanbruchs... «wann stehst Du denn ...

Ada

5 favorite instruments

Electribe SX / Electribe MX / Rhodes / Klavier / Gitarre

Bing Ji Ling

first record you bought
Naked Eyes - Always Something There To Remind Me

Bronnt Industries Kapital

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

Unconventional Science

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

No Age

you make love?
The Sea And Cake - The Kiss

Faust

first record you remember
Johnny Hallyday - Retiens La Nuit

Martin Rev

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

Tanya Stephens

you want to get inspired?
John Lennon - Imagine

DJ Nu-Mark

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wings - Let 'Em In

Howe Gelb

take these three tools with you:

right eyebrow / left eyebrow / slightly crinkled beard

DJ Mehdi

first record you remember
James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine)

Million Stylez

favorite building?

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

The Ones

the song to be played at your funeral
Sylvester - How Great Thou Art

Julia Franck

take these three DVDs along:

oh, DVDs kämen auf eine einsame Insel ...

Sibrydion

No. 3
Datblygu - Libertino

Gossip

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Trout Mask Replica

Round Table Knights

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

Morgan Geist

you feel like 1982?

Half of my record collection.

Heidi

you run naked through a cornfield?
Joni Mitchell - Little Green

Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

Scout Niblett

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

my niece / my friend Miya Osaki / George W ...

Ost & Kjex

you fall asleep?
Carcass - Reek Of Putrefaction

Kon & Amir

you go fishing?
Starfire - Make The Most Of It

Penguin Prison

best video clip you ever saw
Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like A Lady

Turzi

a song that reminds you of school
Noir Désir

Invisible Conga People

you wake up?
Fishmans - Long Season

Fabrizio Mammarella

your liberation anthem
Loose Joints - Tell You

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Whomadewho

5 favorite cartoon characters

TH: Corto Maltese / All characters in Moebius' sci-fi ...

Morpheus

you sit in a plane?
Peter, Paul & Mary - Leaving On A Jet Plane

James Pants

a record you fell in love to
Bernard Wright - Who Do You Love?

Hatcham Social

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

Mugison

5 favorite cities

Isafjordur (you got to like where you live ...

Todd Terje

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

Rebelski

you meet your parents?

Polish christmas carols. I only really see my ...

Nils Frahm

you wake up?
Thelonious Monk - Himself

White Denim

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Who Loves The Sun

Riccio

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

All songs of the past and the future ...

Tom Vek

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Sit Down, Stand Up

Marit Bergman

favorite restaurant?

«Ho’s». Asian cuisine at Hornsgatan 151.

Kathy Zimmer

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - ¢68 Comeback Special

Dego

you wake up?
Underground Resistance - The Final Frontier

Fanfarlo

first record you remember
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

Zwicker

you go to a club?
Nôze - Kitchen

Doe Paoro

your liberation anthem
Nina Simone – Ain’t Got No (I Got Life)

Matthew Herbert

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Tom Waits / my mother / hunter

Chrome Hoof

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

Seelenluft

a song that inspires you
Johnny Cash - Solitary Man

Young Knives

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Dillon

you meet your parents?
Joy Division

The Revenge

your party anthem
Wilson Pickett - Land Of 1000 Dances

Jakob der Lügner

you prepare for an important date?
Kid Frost - La Raza

Lotte Kestner

a song that reminds you of school
Tori Amos - Winter

Like A Stuntman

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

J Rawls

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Donnie McClurkin - We Fall Down, But We Get Up

Tracey Thorn

best Beatles song

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

Bjorn Torske

you sit in the subway?

The whining from the tracks, indicating there’s ...

Gary Lucas

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pink Floyd - Astronomy Domine

Boom Bip

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

The Miserable Rich

you destroy a hotel room?
Rage Against The Machine

The Late Greats

you sit in the subway?
Public Image Limited

Defend Moscow

record you were looking for the longest
Phoenix - United

Alter Ego

first record you remember
The Beatles - Please Mr. Postman

Aaron Wright

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm Only Sleeping

Trentemoller

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

Studio

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Steve Miller Band - Serenade

Rocko Schamoni

favorite building?

Golden Pudel Klub. Selbst gebaut.

Fingerpicked

No. 19
DJ Shadow feat Little Dragon - Scale It Back (Roc-A-Fel...

Andreya Triana

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dr. Dre - Forgot About Dre

Monday Michiru

a record you fell in love to
Stevie Wonder - Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plan...

Angel Deradoorian

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gerry Rafferty - Baker Street

Belle & Sebastian

you go to a club?
Ernie & The Top Notes - Dap Walk

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

Bloc Party

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

José James

you relax on a beach?
João Gilberto

Mr Scruff

you need to get work done?
The Isley Brothers - Work To Do

The Morning Benders

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - You're Gonna Lose That Girl

Whirlwind Heat

a record you fell in love to
leonard Cohen - Best Of (1997)

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Roy Ayers - Lots Of Love

Colder

No. 8
Nick Drake - Riverman

Holy Ghost!

you take a bubble bath?
David Axelrod - A Dream

Max Essa

you sit in the subway?
Giorgio Moroder - Evolution

Final Fantasy

you ride a bicycle?
Franz Schubert - Winterreise Song Cycle

The Diaphanoids

you are on a football field?
Tambours Du Bronx

Stratus

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Boards Of Canada - Dayvan Cowboy

Holger Czukay

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Anfliegende Raketen.

Bill Adler

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

N.A.S.A.

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Sandro Perri

you destroy a hotel room?
Ween - Mourning Glory

Soul Clap

your sunday morning song
Celestial Choir - Stand On The Word (Larry Levan Mix)

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite personal belongings

Keytars / Reeboks / my crystals / my abs / colors

Black Angels

first record you bought
The Doors - The Doors

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song that inspires you

Puh... so viel.

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
Kraftwerk - Tour De France (Francois K Remix)

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite human inventions

musical instruments / sound recording / silicon chip / paper / cameras

A Guy Called Gerald

perfect anthem for Manchester
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Bill Callahan

first record you bought
Minor Threat - Out Of Step

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Sylvers - Only One Can Win

Dynamite Deluxe

first record you bought
Farley Jackmaster Funk

Matmos

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

Karl Culley

your party anthem
Little Richard - Good Golly Miss Molly

Howlin' Rain

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

Sven Väth

first record you bought
Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water

Caribou

best concert you ever attended
Lightning Bolt; Sun Ra Arkestra

Modeselektor

5 favorite magazines

In Touch / In Style / Gala / TV Spielfilm / Bauwelt

Skull Defekts

take these three DVDs along:

Kenneth Anger’s complete works. Need to get ...

Paul Frick

you rob a bank?
Mr. Bungle - Ars Moriendi

Brothers Of End

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

Gravenhurst

you run from the cops?
Iron Maiden - Phantom Of The Opera

Crystal Antlers

you make love?
Wham! - Careless Whisper

Dani Siciliano

perfect anthem for Kent
In The Bleak Mid Winter

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Guided by Voices - Motor Away

Jackpot

you sit in a plane?
Skinny Puppy - Dig It

Phil Mison

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

Fan Death

a record you fell in love to
The Creatures - A Bestiary Of

Soft Rocks

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

Dwele

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

The Priscillas

invite these three persons for a weekend:

K: Ray Mears / Jonathan Ross / Freddie Mercury

Zohra

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

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Orishas

you come home from the club?

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

Lloyd Cole

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

Tiago

you make love?
Paul McCartney - Check My Machine

Chris & Cosey

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

Molly Wagger

you go to a club?
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - The Skin Of My Yellow Countr...

Magic Mike

first record you remember
The Jackson 5 - ABC

Apiento

the song to be played at your funeral
David Bowie - Heroes

Minus 8

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nick Drake - Riverman

Broken Social Scene

get these three pets:

a monkey / a cat / a raccoon

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
Soul Coughing - Janine

Nick Chacona

a song that reminds you of school
The Fugees - Ready Or Not

Erol Alkan

you wake up?
The KLF - What Time Is Love

Steve Mason

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Blunt

Camille

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jingle Bells

Morningwood

you make love?
Otis Redding - Open The Door

Devendra Banhart

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver

Kaos

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Temptations - Smiling Faces

Baikonour

record you were looking for the longest
Amon Duul II - Yeti Talks To Yogi

Editors

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

The Invisible

5 favorite restaurants

Franklins / Moro / Khans / Tokyo Diner / Wheelers

Moonboots

No. 2
Carole King - Tapestry

Andy Gill

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

Tahiti 80

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Come Live With Me Angel

Odawas

your ultimate heartbreak song
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Lhasa

a record you fell in love to
Radiohead - In Rainbows

Ame

you take a bubble bath?
Talk Talk - New Grass

Johnossi

favorite street corner?

O: Tjähovsgatan/Östgöagatan. I like this ...

Shakespeares Sister

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

A Mountain Of One

first record you remember
Bay City Rollers - Bye Bye Baby

Swahili Blonde

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

Melanie C

first record you bought
The Fame soundtrack

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:
ZZ Top - Eliminator

Sarah Jaffe

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - Silver Springs

Tiga

first record you remember
Hank Williams Jr. - Hey Good Lookin

Alan Oldham

No. 8
Anything by Damion Scott aka MoshZRO

White Hinterland

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

New Young Pony Club

you run from the cops?
KRS-One - Sound Of Da Police

Wooden Shjips

you are love sick?
Neil Young - Motion Pictures

Marissa Nadler

you feel like 1982?

I was one year old in 1982. So ...

Omar

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds your friends of you

Das werde ich sie bei Gelegenheit mal fragen.

Anna Kashfi

your party anthem
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Beautiful Swimmers

you wake up?
Jon Hassell - Earthquake Island

Air

your boozed up anthem
Run DMC & Aerosmith - Walk This Way

Azari & III

No. 2
Jennifer Warnes & Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of ...

Leroy Burgess

best video clip you ever saw

The «Where’s The Beef» commercial series for ...

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Tears Of A Clown

Prefuse 73

you prepare for an important date?
Slum Village

Memory Band

you run naked through a cornfield?
Kate Bush - Cloudbusting

Headman

the song to be played at your funeral

I don't wanna think about my funeral ...

Minotaur Shock

you sit in the subway?
Ezekiel Honig

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your liberation anthem
Folke Rabe - What??

Glimpse

5 favorite magazines

Wired / White Dwarf / Heat / Men Only  / Butt Magazine

The Bangles

you make love?
Les Paul & Mary Ford

Junior Boys

your ultimate heartbreak song
Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom

Whitehouse

best David Bowie song

I was a Marc Bolan kid, remember?

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite people in history you look up to

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

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arab Strap

Port O'Brien

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Vetiver - Down At El Rio

Kurt Maloo

you cook?

Radio, z.B. Tide 96, ein hamburger Nischensender ...

Rainer Trüby

the song to be played at your funeral
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song you would use as a ring-tone

One of Massimo's tracks.

Alex Smoke

you sit in a plane?
Porn Sword Tobacco - Explains Freedom

Peanut Butter Wolf

you feel like 1982?
Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock

The Emperor Machine

you surf the internet?
George Duke - Brazilian Love Affair

Little Jackie

you meet your parents?
Miles Davis

Chelonis R. Jones

you make breakfast?
Sugar Minott

Sóley

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Almost all Eurovision songs. It´s just too ...

The Fray

you take a bubble bath?
Shania Twain - Man! I Feel Like A Woman!

Adonis

a song that reminds you of school
Stevie Wonder - My Cherie Amour

Division Of Laura Lee

you feel like 1989?
Fleetwood Mac - Little Lies

Bob Power

you sit in a plane?
The O'Jays - Love Train

Senor Coconut

you are in a depressive mood?
Perez Prado

Emma Tricca

your boozed up anthem
The Undertones - Teenage Kicks

Vashti Bunyan

take these three DVDs along:

«Expresso Bongo» – a film about the music business ...

Dollboy

best concert you ever attended
Marianne Faithful

Thieves Like Us

you relax on a beach?

I don’t go to the beach.

Nocturnes

first record you bought
Mussorgsky - Pictures At An Exhibition/Night On Bald Mo...

Charlotte Hatherley

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Barbara Carlotti

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tim Hardin - Reason To Believe

Smudo

you fall asleep?
Helge Schneider - My Name Is Peter

Jacob Golden

perfect anthem for Portland
The Battle Of Land And Sea - The Beautiful Ones

Terence Bernardo

first record you bought
Duran Duran - The Reflex

Electric 6

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
DMX - Fame

My Bee's Garden

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Kinks - Tired Of Waiting For You

Au Revoir Simone

you take a bubble bath?
America - You Can Do Magic

Chromatics

best video clip you ever saw
a-ha - Take On Me

Our Broken Garden

you meet your parents?
Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby

Mystery Jets

you need to get work done?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Lydia Lunch

you need to get work done?

Don’t listen to music when I work ...

Georg Levin

you take part in a peace rally?
Devendra Banhart - Heard Somebody Say

Polly Scattergood

you jog?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Cheated Hearts

Kissey Asplund

you prepare for an important date?
The Brothers Johnson - You Keep Me Coming Back

Nicole Willis

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

Kevin Saunderson

favorite building?

The old train station. It’s classical.

Fol Chen

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Kate Bush - Cloudbusting

Eagles Of Death Metal

you run naked through a cornfield?
Iron Maiden - Run To The Hills

Van She

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Life / Lunch Boxes / Kryptonite / Clowns / Time Travel

Cosmo Vitelli

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beach Boys - Wouldn’t It Be Nice

Alva Noto

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

Parlour

a record you fell in love to
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Guinnevere

Horace Andy

you take a bubble bath?

I have never taken a bath. I think ...

Afrika Bambaataa

you are on a football field?
Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll

Lovefingers

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

The Golden Filter

you wake up?
Slowdive - When The Sun Hits

Panico

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

the movie theater arround the corner / my internet ...

Bomb The Bass

best Marley Marl track
Biz Markie - Nobody Beats The Biz

Bosque Brown

perfect anthem for Denton
Centro-Matic - Too Much Downtime

Bobbito Garcia

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t drive, I only ride my ...

DJ Nature

your guilty pleasure song
Kenny Rogers - Ruby

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Ella Fitzgerald Songbooks

Simple Kid

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

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite sayings

One time it through the five hole from ...

VV Brown

you sit in the subway?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Endless Flight

Defari

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

Ray Mang

you jog?
Lenny Williams - You Got Me Running

Windsurf

best concert you ever attended
David Axelrod

The Loose Salute

your party anthem
Juile Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity - Let The Sun...

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Adam & The Ants - Stand And Deliver

Still Going

a song you wish you'd written yourself

E & L: Too many to list.

Cornelius

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

Peter Broderick

first record you remember
Nirvana - Nevermind

Annie

you sit in a plane?
The Ramones - The KKK Took My Baby Away

Chris Coco

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Constance Amiot

your sunday morning song
Sparklehorse - It's A Wonderful Life

Franz Nicolay

a record you fell in love to
Truckstop Honeymoon - Delivery Boy

Marcus Bonfanti

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Jesse Lenat

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jesse Lenat - Luna

Social Disco Club

No. 6
LCD Soundsystem - Too Much Love (Rub-N-Tug Remix)

Glass Candy

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

city lights / the sound of cars on wet ...

Duke Special

your guilty pleasure song
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

Robin Saville

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

Daddy-O

a song that reminds you of school
Sugarhill Gang - Rapper's Delight

Chris Carrier

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Rats / empty dancefloor / spooky hotel

Vetiver

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

DJ Kent

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite books

the Bible / Lord Of The Rings / 1984 (...sorry ...

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite bands you know personally

The Dub Band / Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra / Working ...

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you wake up?
Haruko Nara - 93 Degrees

Droog

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
David Lee Roth - Just Like Paradise

Mouse On Mars

get these three pets:

Papagei (Klassiker) / Äffchen / Walfisch

Hacienda

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sam Cooke - Lost And Lookin'

Ben Watt

a song that reminds you of school
The Police - Roxanne

Chromeo

No. 4
The Beatles - You Never Give Me Your Money

DJ Cherrystones

you prepare for an important date?
Glenn Branca - Lesson No 1

Apache Beat

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Cosmo

5 favorite animals

Monkeys / Dogs / Cats / Giraffes / Gorillas

Neon Heights

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

Pacifika

5 favorite sayings

«give'r» / «give'r some more» / «keep it ...

Mavis Staples

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sly & The Family Stone - Hot Fun In The Summertime

Brasstronaut

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Makeout Videotape - Thought I Was in Love

Tha 4orce

best concert you ever attended
UK Fresh 86 at Wembley

Brian Jackson

your liberation anthem
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - Prayer For Everybody ...

Bottin

first record you bought
Duran Duran - Arena

Kelli Ali

you work in the garden?
Vashti Bunyan - Just Another Diamond Day

Luke Haines

5 favorite things to be afraid of

I presume there is a problem in translation ...

Richard Hawley

you make love?

Fuck off – more interested in making love than ...

Ewan Pearson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Happy Mondays - Wrote For Luck

Caron Wheeler

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Stevie Wonder - Pastime Paradise

Interpol

you go to a club?
Mike Jones - What Ya Know About

Gwyneth Herbert

you relax on a beach?
Bonnie «Prince» Billie - My Home Is The Sea

Erik Truffaz

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

Ian Pooley

you make love?
Missy Elliott - One Minute Man

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on a football field?

Gerald: Wahrscheinlich Sprechchöre.

Yellowman

your liberation anthem
Yellowman - Zungguzungguguzungguzeng

Glen Johnson

perfect anthem for London
Piano Magic - I Must Leave London

Coldplay

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

Marius Circus

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Chic - Good Times

Karl Bartos

perfect anthem for Düsseldorf
Kraftwerk - Das Model

Horse Meat Disco

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite drinks

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

Dinky

5 favorite records
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 2

Soul Mekanik

you sit by a camp fire?
Caribou - Sun

Kathryn Williams

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Kings Of Leon - The Bucket

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

Seether

you are love sick?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Into My Arms

Black Devil Disco Club

you sit in a plane?

I sleep in order to forget I’m ...

Circlesquare

you are in the sauna?

You won’t find me in there.

Ralphi Rosario

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

Lail Arad

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

Good Shoes

you relax on a beach?
Patrick Wolf - Wind In The Wires

Woolfy

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

Luke Solomon

you sit in the subway?
Joy Division - Transmission

Tridact

you wake up?
808 State - Lift

Living Things

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ludwig van Beethoven - 5th Symphony

Toby Tobias

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful

Rumer

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dusty Springfield - Just A Little Lovin'

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Justin Timberlake - FutureSex/LoveSounds

Padded Cell

you come home from the club?

Cherrystone's new Mix CD «Crawl Back To ...

Cazals

first record you bought
Guns N' Roses - Appetite For Destruction

Marc Romboy

you take a bubble bath?
Alien Sex Fiend - Dead And Buried

Peter, Bjorn & John

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Karlheinz Stockhausen - Kontakte

Howling Bells

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

Jesh

No. 4
The Beatles - White Album

Ingrid Olava

favorite club?

2nd floor of Internasjonalen and Cafe Mono

Pink Skull

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Drive Like Jehu - Caress

Everything Everything

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Fixing A Hole

El-P

you sit in the subway?
Nas - NY State Of Mind

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Wolf People

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - White Man In Hammersmith Palais

Funkmasters

best Miles Davis song

C: They are all good. He was a ...

Micah P. Hinson

first record you remember
John Denver - Greatest Hits

Zambri

you take a bubble bath?
Oh No Ono - Swim

Spinto Band

you make love?

No music.

Love Inks

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Oh! Darling

Architeq

you walk through a dark forest?
The Beta Band - Dr. Baker

Olafur Arnalds

first record you remember
Todmobile

Wordsworth

a song that reminds you of school
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Sensational - Loaded With Power

Mark Archer

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Derrick May

Efterklang

your boozed up anthem
The Plan - Let's Leave

The Good Natured

take these three DVDs along:

«Austin Powers» by Jay Roach / «Brokeback Mountain» by ...

Psychic Ills

you wash your hair?
The Pretty Things - Grass

Lopazz

you sit in a plane?

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Then I play drums, ukulele & sing through a ...

Kool Keith

you stay in bed?
Johnny Taylor - Disco Lady (Move It In Move It Out)

Al McKay

you fall asleep?
Very Best of Japanese Music

Alexandra Hope

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Shirelles - Baby It's You

Lexx

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Jarvis Cocker

Grizzly Bear

you sit in a plane?
Pavement - Range Life

Captain Sensible

you wake up?
Mylène Farmer - Libertine

Ricardo Villalobos

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Anne Clark

you destroy a hotel room?
Altered St8s Of Consciousness - Eye Of The Storm

Kinski

a song that reminds you of school
Squeeze - In Quintessence

The Battle Of Land And Sea

first record you bought
Bruce Springsteen - Born In The USA

Ronny & Renzo

you sit in the subway?
Robert Schröder - Harmonic Ascendant

Sharon van Etten

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Diane Cluck - I'm Your Here I Am

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Stefan: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Drugstore

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Calexico - The Black Light

Birdy Nam Nam

you prepare for an important date?
Black Flag - Scream

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal victories

make living out of music / get gigs quite ...

Sebastien Tellier

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

M.A.N.D.Y.

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

My Morning Jacket

you ride a bicycle?
Dr. Dog - The World May Never Know

Boozoo Bajou

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Uncle Tupelo - Satan Your Kingdom Must Come Down

The Earlies

the song to be played at your funeral
Jon Bon Jovi - Blaze Of Glory

Jazzanova

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Van Halen - Jump

Tim Mälzer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - With A Little Help From My Friends

Trusme

perfect anthem for London

These days anything Dub Step.

DJ Hell

you play a game of chess?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Tony Carrasco

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any Duran Duran songs.

Future Beat Alliance

first record you bought
Altered Images - Happy Birthday

The Phantom Band

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

Cortney Tidwell

No. 9
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

First Aid Kit

you cook?
Joanna Newsom - Peach, Plum, Pear

Lucky Luke

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

Jonathan Wilson

first record you remember
Arthur Brown - The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown

Hot Chip

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

Mechanical Bride

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bon Iver - Skinny Love

Michael Mayer

your boozed up anthem
Roberto Blanco - Ein Bisschen Spass Muss Sein

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

Fiona Daniel

you wake up?
Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert

Wally Badarou

perfect anthem for London
The Beatles - All You Need Is Love

Kris Menace

first record you bought
Force Legato - System

Manuel Tur

a song that reminds you of school
Die Vogelhochzeit

Art Brut

a song that reminds you of school
Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band - I'm The Urban Space Man

Wolfmother

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

Mirror Mirror

you prepare for an important date?
Nirvana - Rape Me

Osborne

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Cure

Brennan Green

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

Mark Richardson

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Motörhead - Killed By Death

We Are Wolves

get these three pets:

Chica, my dog / the crow from the movie ...

Candi Staton

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Beyoncé - Irreplaceable

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I have a really shitty old mobile with ...

Suzanne Vega

your boozed up anthem
Foo Fighters - Free Me

Yoav

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Kid Loco

you cook?
The Beach Boys - Vegetables

Heidi Happy

you wake up?
Gilbert Bécaud - Nathalie

The Jackets

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Castaways - Liar, Liar

Al Kent

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

Joan As Police Woman

you come home from the club?
Blur - Caravan

AM

No. 3
Piero Umiliani - Il Corpo

Ed Harcourt

you need to get work done?
Steve Reich - Six Pianos

Sam Amidon

you sit in the subway?
Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard

Saint Etienne

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

Alela Diane

first record you bought
The Shangri-Las

Higamos Hogamos

you run from the cops?
Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll Part 2

Large Professor

5 favorite rhymes
Young Dro - Shoulder Lean

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite clothes

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

Theo Parrish

your ultimate heartbreak song
Stevie Wonder - Summer Soft

Munk

you meet your parents?

Messiaen oder neapoletanische Canzoni.

Cajun Dance Party

first record you bought
Blink 182 - Take Off Your Pants And Jacket

Kool & The Gang

you are on a football field?

The echo of the pre game and after ...

Bush Tetras

a song that reminds you of school
The Jackson 5 - ABC

Bebel Gilberto

best soundtrack ever
John Williams - E.T.

Hannah Scott

first record you bought
Hanson - Middle Of Nowhere

C. Gibbs

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

Chuck D

you relax on a beach?
The Isley Brothers

These New Puritans

you sit by the river?
Benjamin Britten
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

The Chromatics are finally back. After their very promising debut they took some time to come back with an album that finally shows the full potential of what Johnny Jewel & co is capable of. Where «In The City» left off ...

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

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Doe Paoro

your party anthem
Robyn – Body Talk

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Valery Gore

you stay in bed?
Kurt Vile - Peeping Tomboy

+more

Sarah Jaffe

the song to be played at your funeral
Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind

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