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Michael Mayer

is co-founder and owner of Kompakt – the most crucial minimal empire of the world. Starting out as a mere record store in Cologne, then branching out as a record label, a distribution company and finally also being a party and artists agency. Mayer released records since 1999 – under his own name or together with Superpitcher as SuperMayer.

a song that reminds you of school
Paul Young - Come Back And Stay
your boozed up anthem
Roberto Blanco - Ein Bisschen Spass Muss Sein
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Blunt - You're Beautiful
record you were looking for the longest
John Carpenter - They Live
a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Into The Groove
first record you remember
Roy Black, Alexandra & Ivan Rebroff - Vergissmeinnicht
the song to be played at your funeral

Ist mir egal. Ich habe dann schon mein Leben lang immer die Musik ausgewählt. Wenn ich tot bin, sollen das bitte andere übernehmen.

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Photon Inc - Generate Power
your ultimate heartbreak song
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman
a song that inspires you
Trio - Da Da Da
perfect anthem for Cologne
De Räuber - Denn wenn et Trömmelche jeht
best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Morgenspaziergang
your party anthem
Anita Ward - Ring My Bell
first record you bought
Dschingis Khan - Dschingis Khan
a song that reminds your friends of you
Laid Back - Bakerman
a song you would use as a ring-tone
Supermayer - Two Of Us

Ich wurde dazu gezwungen...

your sunday morning song
Richard Harris - MacArthur Park
best video clip you ever saw
Herbie Hancock - Rockit
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

Alter Ego

your party anthem
Chic - Dance Dance Dance

Alela Diane

first record you remember
Patsy Cline - Walking After Midnight

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Ella Fitzgerald Songbooks

Howling Bells

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nirvana - Scentless Apprentice

Morton Valence

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - The Bed

Gary Numan

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Radiohead

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Carpenters

Sarah Jaffe

a song you would send over the ocean
Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind

Tim Sweeney

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dead Kennedys - California Über Alles

Matmos

take these three books along:

«The Complete Reprint of Physique Pictorial: 1951-1990» / A ...

Mark Richardson

you ride a bicycle?
Queens Of The Stone Age - Everybody Knows That You're I...

Chrome Hoof

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Chris De Burgh

Bettye Lavette

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donny Hathaway - Giving Up Is Hard To Do

Windsurf

you feel bitchy?
N.W.A.

Jacob Golden

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

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

Wooden Shjips

you need to get work done?
Les Rallizes Denudes

Miss Platnum

you relax on a beach?
Lewis Taylor - You Make Me Wanna

Parlour

a song that reminds you of school
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Ame

you drive a car late at night?
Prefab Sprout - Steve McQueen

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you stay in bed?
Mark Hollis - Inside Looking Out

Theo Parrish

you play ping-pong?
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Computer Game

Yellowman

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

Mechanical Bride

you go to a club?
Prince - I Wanna Be Your Lover

Rocko Schamoni

favorite sports team?

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

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Hatcham Social

your ultimate heartbreak song
Buddy Holly - Love Is Strange

Gnod

perfect anthem for Manchester
Liverpool FC - The Anfield Rap

Magic Arm

you camp in the desert?
Ennio Morricone

Kool & The Gang

you are love sick?
Hardold Melvin & The Blue Notes - Yesterday I Had The B...

Alexandra Hope

you ride a bicycle?
Young Marble Giants - Salad Days

Marcus Bonfanti

the song to be played at your funeral
Tom Waits - San Diego Serenade

Camille

you feel like 1982?
Dead Kennedys - Too Drunk To Fuck

Aaron Wright

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Up To Me

The Miserable Rich

you sit in the subway?
The Pharcyde - Runnin’

Brothers Of End

you prepare for an important date?
Althea & Donna - If You Don't Love Jah

Pearly Gates

a song that reminds you of school
The Shirelles - Soldier Boy

The Golden Filter

you walk in the rain?
Sigur Rós - Hoppípolla

Mélissa Laveaux

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

We Are Wolves

take these three books along:

«Build It Yourself - Volume 1 to 12» / «The ...

Dynamite Deluxe

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

Tony Carrasco

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City

Au Revoir Simone

you stay in bed?
Chicago - Hard To Say I’m Sorry

In Flagranti

you relax on a beach?

Whatever local music is happening.

Andy Gill

your boozed up anthem
The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

White Denim

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Prince - If I Was Your Girlfriend

Jonathan Wilson

you drive a car late at night?
Jackson Browne - Redneck Friend

Anni Rossi

5 favorite animals

I don’t like animals.

Nocturnes

your sunday morning song
Mississippi Fred McDowell - You Gotta Move

Young Knives

start to learn these three things:

to read music / painting / to play the piano

Marc Romboy

your sunday morning song
Robert Babicz - Sonntag

Horace Andy

you take a bubble bath?

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

Gary Lucas

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side

Devendra Banhart

you drive a car late at night?
White Magic - Through The Sun Door

Erobique

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Spiral Staircase - I Love You More Today Than Yesterday...

Apache Beat

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Scary Monsters

Little Jackie

first record you remember
George Michael - Faith

The Earlies

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Papst & Abstinenzler

you prepare for an important date?
LCD Soundsystem - Someone Great

Kevin Saunderson

what should one eat when in the city?

Alligator

Manuel Tur

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

Franz Nicolay

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jimmy Durante - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo

Soul Clap

perfect song to end a party with
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Wall-E

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

Kalabrese

your boozed up anthem
Tom Waits - Straight To The Top

Anja Schneider

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

Coyote

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Eagles - Hotel California

Dillon

you meet your parents?
Joy Division

Faust

a record you fell in love to
Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale

Valery Gore

you sit in a plane?
The Radio Dept. - Heaven's on Fire

Future Beat Alliance

the song to be played at your funeral
Queens Of The Stone Age - No One Knows

Kissogram

you go to a club?
The Gun Club - Sex Beat

Bomb The Bass

best concert you ever attended
Kraftwerk

John Daly

take these three books along:

Samuel Beckett: «Collected Short Plays». Pure genius. Refined ...

Whitehouse

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Paul Sharada - Dancing All The Night

Electric 6

you wake up?
High On Fire - Fireface

Rainer Trüby

you take part in a peace rally?
Plastic Ono Band / John Lennon - Give Peace A Chance

DJ Mehdi

a song that reminds you of school
Gang Starr - No More Mr. Nice Guy (LP)

Alexander Robotnick

you relax on a beach?
Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares For Me

When Saints Go Machine

you are on the tour bus?
Deerhoof - Giga Dance

Daniel Wang

best Stevie Wonder song
Sergio Mendes - The Real Thing

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you ride a bicycle?

I reckon I reside in quite literally the ...

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite fruits

Watermelom / Pear / Peach / Goji Berry / Red Grape

Travis

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
The Hives - The Black And White Album

GusGus

you make love?
PPPönk - Ultra Dance

Dan Michaelson

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

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite cartoon characters

Popeye / Duffy Duck / Spongebob / the Smurfs / Nancy

Fingerpicked

No. 13
Personal Life - Give It Into The Night (Solid Wax, 2011...

Osborne

you make love?
The Delegation - Oh Honey

Metronomy

a song that reminds you of school
Ash - 1977

El-P

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince & The Revolution - The Beautiful Ones

Beppe Loda

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pink Floyd

Nils Frahm

you cook?
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Music From The Penguin Caf...

Grizzly Bear

you run from the cops?
The Dirty Projectors - Fucked For Life

Jazzanova

you drive a car late at night?
Caetano Veloso - It's A Long Way

Woodpigeon

5 favorite TV shows

«30 Rock» / «Arrested Development» / «Project Runway» / «The Real ...

Irvine Welsh

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You

Phenomenal Handclap Band

perfect anthem for New York
People's Choice - Do It Any Way You Wanna

Kurt Maloo

you relax on a beach?
Norah Jones - Cold Cold Heart

Ray Mang

you take a bubble bath?
Gatto Fritto - Bursting The Bubble

Charles Webster

you are love sick?
Georg Friedrich Händel - Sarabande In D Minor

Fujiya & Miyagi

your party anthem
The Contours - Just A Little Misunderstanding

First Aid Kit

you read a magazine?
Gary Numan

The Revenge

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Waite - Missing You

Padded Cell

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Goblin - Tenebrae

Al McKay

you sit in a plane?
George Benson - Give Me The Night (LP)

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Fol Chen

you sit in the subway?
Richard Hawley - The Light At The End Of The Tunnel (Wa...

Riccio

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Kinski

your boozed up anthem
The Osmonds - Crazy Horses

Broken Social Scene

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

I don’t get depressed.

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Sitamoia

Neon Heights

you go to a club?
Rodney Franklin - God Bless The Blues

AM

No. 3
Piero Umiliani - Il Corpo

The Late Greats

you go to a club?
Pavement

The Diaphanoids

you fall asleep?

MTV

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Einstürzende Neubauten

Kathy Zimmer

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - ¢68 Comeback Special

Peter, Bjorn & John

you drive into the country?
Ariel Pink - Life in LA

Holy Ghost!

you make love?

N: I haven’t done this a while ...

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song that reminds your friends of you
Christophe - Les Mots Bleus

Bebel Gilberto

your boozed up anthem
Amy Winehouse - Rehab

Chikinki

the song to be played at your funeral
Jelly Roll Morton

Beautiful Swimmers

you drive a car late at night?
Mobb Deep - Hell On Earth

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite sayings

«on the other hand» / «in principal» / «really?» / «o ...

No Age

you run naked through a cornfield?
Flipper - Life

Shawn Lee

your ultimate heartbreak song
Eric Carmen - All By Myself

Ost & Kjex

you sit in a plane?
Dr. John - Angola Anthem

Air

first record you bought
The Robin Hood storytelling record

Justus Köhncke

best video clip you ever saw
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite TV shows

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

Prefuse 73

the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Hannah Scott

best concert you ever attended
Ben Folds

Chateau Flight

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

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite place to shag?

Why not try the top of Obervatoirelunden with ...

Syd Matters

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

Midlake

first record you remember
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut

Chromatics

the song to be played at your funeral
Grace Jones

The Morning Benders

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
New Order - Age Of Consent

Trevor Jackson

you are on a football field?

I never play football.

Mouse On Mars

your boozed up anthem
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

DJ Vadim

perfect anthem for London
Dizzee Rascal - I Luv U

Luca C & Brigante

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

Saint Etienne

you feel like 1982?
Soft Cell - Torch

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Vashti Bunyan

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Guardian / Los Angeles Times / Uncut

Tal Weiss

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

Ada

5 favorite places in the world

Köln / Barcelona / Chicago / Friedberg / Rodheim

Bottin

your sunday morning song
Tears For Fears - Head Over Heels

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jurassic 5 - What's Golden

White Hinterland

a record you fell in love to
Talking Heads - Fear Of Music

Jackpot

you camp in the desert?
Secret Circuits - Navajo Mamma

Turzi

best concert you ever attended
Primal Scream

Heavy

you prepare for an important date?
The B-52's - Legal Tender

David Holmes

you ride a bicycle?
Squarepusher - Feed Me Weird Things

Gwyneth Herbert

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Grapefruit Moon

Good Shoes

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Too Busy Thinking About My Baby

Joan As Police Woman

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

Senor Coconut

you are in a depressive mood?
Perez Prado

DJ Hell

you destroy a hotel room?
Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype

Tim Mälzer

perfect anthem for Hamburg
An de Eck steiht 'n Jung mit'n Tüddelband

Daddy-O

you are in a depressive mood?
Debra Killings - Ain't Nobody

Large Professor

5 favorite rap tunes
Nas - It Ain’t Hard To Tell

Final Fantasy

you play lego?
Björk - Debut

Max Tundra

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ron Geesin - Frenzy

Caron Wheeler

you prepare for an important date?
Stevie Wonder - Village Ghetto Land

My Bee's Garden

a song to seduce you
Dennis Wilson - Lady

Bill Callahan

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking

Anna Kashfi

your guilty pleasure song
Dan Hill - Sometimes When We Touch

CALLmeKAT

favorite band hailing from the city?

I don’t know exactly which bands are ...

Prince Language

you are on the tour bus?
Duran Duran - Save A Prayer

Sumner Brothers

you wake up?

I’m lucky enough that my girlfriend wakes ...

Invisible Conga People

you destroy a hotel room?
J.A. Caesar - Echigo Tsutsuishi Oyashirazu

Cosmo Vitelli

your boozed up anthem
Electric Light Orchestra - Last Train To London

Alex Smoke

you sit in the subway?
Dr Octagon

Ilija Rudman

first record you remember
Engelbert Humperdinck - Spanish Eyes

Jesh

No. 9
Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie & The Infinite Sadnes...

Kid Koala

you sit in a plane?
Kevin Renick - Up In The Air

The Rayographs

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

Tanya Stephens

you had enough of this world?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Sound Of Silence

Ricardo Villalobos

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Killing An Arab

Stephan Remmler

record you were looking for the longest
Mickey & Sylvia - Love Is Strange

Lucky Luke

your liberation anthem
Madonna - Into The Groove

Simone White

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Teardrop

Pastor

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

Chris Carrier

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Traveling far away.

Zambri

you drive a car late at night?
Bear In Heaven - You Do You

Ralphi Rosario

the song to be played at your funeral
Swing Out Sister - Happy Ending

Barn Owl

your guilty pleasure song
ASAP Rocky - Peso

Nedry

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

Black Devil Disco Club

first record you remember
Johann Strauss - On The Beautiful Blue Danube

Love Inks

perfect song to end a party with
Dr. John - Night Tripper

Dave Clarke

first record you remember
The Charlie Daniels Band - The Devil Went Down To Georg...

Yuck

5 favorite books

Ko Machida: «Kokuhaku» / Ryunosuke Akutagawa: «Kappa» / Dazai Osamu ...

Wolfmother

you meet your parents?
Bob Marley

Robin Saville

you run naked through a cornfield?
Prince & The Revolution - Christopher Tracy's Parade

Odawas

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I should use one because I never answer ...

Jacques Renault

No. 7
Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky

Penguin Prison

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

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Editors - The Back Room

Funkmasters

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Yesterday

Explosions In The Sky

you go to a club?
Slayer - Seasons In The Abyss

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Shellac - Prayer To God

Dollskabeat

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Computer Love

Soul Mekanik

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Suede - Determination

J Rawls

5 favorite MCs

Wordsworth / Piakhan / BJ Digby / Jay Z / Pase Rock

Blow Monkeys

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

Ashley Beedle

you drive a car late at night?
The Dells - Walk On By

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite personal victories

riding the Space Eagle / shredding guitar solos – 1986 ...

Nick Chacona

you sit in the subway?
Nick Chacona - Mariacha

Editors

you go to a club?
Bloc Party - Banquet

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

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

Ratatat

you drive a car late at night?
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Someday Never Comes

Holger Czukay

you make love?

Gott oh Gott, mich dann auch noch mit ...

Max Romeo

you drive into the country?

I listen to the birds singing.

Everything Everything

you feel like 1982?
Prince - 1999

Howe Gelb

take these three DVDs along:

Lost (the 1st season) / Lost (the 2nd season ...

Tahiti 80

your ultimate heartbreak song
Carly Simon - You're So Vain

Dominique Leone

a song that reminds you of school
Whitney Houston - How Will I Know

Doe Paoro

your guilty pleasure song
Peter Cetera – Glory Of Love

The Chap

5 favorite magazines

Trucking / The Chap / Giant Robot / Computer Music / My ...

N.A.S.A.

you wake up?
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)

Whirlwind Heat

you relax on a beach?
Barry Manilow - Copacabana

Natalie Tusia Beridze


Tbilisi
I was born and raised in Tbilisi ...

Wolf People

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Strawbs - Witchwood

Suzanne Vega

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

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Lee Hazelwood - Some Velvet Morning

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Jim Reeves - Welcome To My World

Pepe Bradock

perfect anthem for Paris
Alfredo Catalani - La Wally

Lindstrom

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dolly Parton - I Will Always Love You

Fanfarlo

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Burt Bacharach - I'll Never Fall In Love Again

Olafur Arnalds

best song by Depeche Mode
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Tracey Thorn

the song to be played at your funeral
Robert Wyatt - At Last I Am Free

David Morales

you fall asleep?

Nature Sounds.

Bobbito Garcia

you relax on a beach?
Jorge Ben - Comanche

Stefan Goldmann

you wake up?

Keinen. Ich weiss Ruhe wirklich zu schätzen ...

Studio

record you were looking for the longest
Trio Balkana - La La Land

Georg Levin

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

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your party anthem
Loose Joints - Is It All Over My Face?

Dennis Bovell

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Ina Rub A Dub Style (Bad Car...

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds your friends of you
Paolo Nutini - Pencil Full Of Lead

Minotaur Shock

you take a bubble bath?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

Phil Mison

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

Sibrydion


Top 10 Welsh Albums

Living Things

No. 10
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

Bosque Brown

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Chad And Jeremy - A Summer Song

Morpheus

you relax on a beach?
Schultz - Beach Baby

The Fray

best record store?

Twist & Shout – they are on Colfax Avenue. And ...

The Jackets

your liberation anthem
The Who - My Generation

A Mountain Of One

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Beverley Knight

you cook?
John Holt - 1000 Volts Of Holt

Morningwood

you ride a bicycle?
The Music Machine - Talk Talk

Rumer

first record you bought
Cliff Richard & The Young Ones - Living Doll

Minus 8

you cut a silhoutte?
Scissor Sisters - Comfortably Numb

Lopazz

you play a game of chess?

Ich spiele kein Schach!

Tha 4orce

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stop The Violence Movement - Self Destuction

Mavis Staples

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Etta James - At Last

Coldplay

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

Audie Darling


Nashville

Ed Harcourt

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Cee-Loo Green - Fuck You

Mugison

5 favorite personal victories

finishing an album that I am really proud ...

Monday Michiru

you feel like 1982?
The Police

US3

a record you fell in love to
Pat Metheny Group - So May It Secretly Begin

Colder

No. 5
Skinny Puppy - Church

Emma Tricca

best concert you ever attended
Seasick Steve

Chelonis R. Jones

you come home from the club?

The hum and buzz inside my head after ...

Tridact

you sit by a camp fire?
Sergio Mendes - After Sunrise

Richard Norris

you sit in a plane?
The Byrds - Eight Miles High

Mystery Jets

you prepare for an important date?
Madonna - Like A Prayer

Soft Rocks

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Soft Rocks

Lotte Kestner

your ultimate heartbreak song
Hayden - Holster

Joakim

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Neil Young - Out On The Weekend

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Mark Isham - The Hitcher

Our Broken Garden

you stay in bed?
Cocteau Twins

Ingrid Olava

favorite band hailing from the city?

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

James Pants

the song to be played at your funeral
The sound of seals

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite personal victories

mein erstes selbstgebautes Floss / mein erstes Auto, der ...

Zwicker

you drive into the country?
Sufjan Stevens - Jacksonville

Peter Kruder

you take a bubble bath?
Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite records
Nick Drake - Bryter Layter

Smudo

you are on a football field?

«Oleeeoleee St.Pauliii – oleeeee...»

Glimpse

5 favorite TV shows

The Wire / Fawlty Towers / Alan Partridge / The Stephen ...

Candi Staton

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Round Table Knights

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Albert Ayler - Vibrations

Birdy Nam Nam

you fall asleep?

The loop of the DVD menu.

The Soulsavers

you play a game of chess?
Cannonball Adderley - Phenix

Efterklang

perfect anthem for Copenhagen
Love Shop - Copenhagen Dreaming

Kasper Bjorke

a record you fell in love to
The Rolling Stones - Heaven

Angel Deradoorian

best soundtrack ever
Jonny Greenwood - There Will Be Blood

Chris Coco

you ride a bicycle?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Polly Scattergood

you miss London?
Neil Young - Old Man

A Guy Called Gerald

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
G.L.O.B.E. & The Whizz Kid - Play That Beat Mr DJ.

DJ Touché

No. 3

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

Ora Cogan

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Skip James - Devil Got My Woman

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite books

Mikhail Bulgakov: «The Master And The Margarita» / Voltaire ...

Gemma Ray

5 favorite instruments

28” bass drums / floor toms / any guitar with ...

Leo Zero

your party anthem
D'llegance - Chanson D'llegance (Disconet Remix)

Pilooski

a song that reminds you of school
Dexys Midnight Runners

Bing Ji Ling

your party anthem
Andrea True Connection - More, More, More

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Flo: Irgendeine RnB-Heavy Rotation auf Viva. Die sind ...

Chris & Cosey

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Max Essa

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

Quiet Village

you stay in bed?
Bobby Womack - The Poet

Swahili Blonde

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13...

Baikonour

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg - Je Suis Venu Te Dire Que Je M'en Vai...

Whomadewho

you are in a depressive mood?
Shubidua

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Chica And The Folder - Soufflé (Sonja Moonear Dans Ma C...

Afrika Bambaataa

you sit in the subway?
James Brown

Ewan Pearson

the song to be played at your funeral
Peggy Lee - Is That All There Is?

Captain Sensible

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Gary Glitter

Bit-tuner

learn these three songs by heart:
Guns N' Roses - Patience

Pink Skull

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Katzenjammers - Cars

Sandi Thom

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

Jimi Jamison

perfect anthem for Mississippi
Elvis Presley - An American Trilogy

Marius Circus

your boozed up anthem
The Crusaders - Sweet n' Sour

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure

Constance Amiot

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

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

Dennis Kane

you prepare for an important date?

I'm recently separated. So I'll let ...

Jesse Lenat

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

Ian Pooley

you wake up?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

Spinto Band

your party anthem
Amerie - 1 Thing

Datarock

you sit in the subway?
The Beta Band - Dry The Rain

Yoav

first record you bought
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water

Clare & The Reasons

a song to seduce you
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

Kris Menace

first record you remember
Imagination - Just An Illusion

Bush Tetras

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

James Yorkston

first record you bought

«20 Rock 'n' Roll Greatest Hits». Featuring Bill ...

Sons And Daughters

you sit in the subway?
Uncle John And Whitelock - The Train

Brasstronaut

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Jonny Greenwood - Prospectors Arrive (There Will Be Blo...

Charlotte Hatherley

you drive a car late at night?
Fu Manchu - King Of The Road

Fabrizio Mammarella

your party anthem
Cori Josias - Takin' It Straight

Tiago

you paint your apartment?
The Rolling Stones - Paint It Black

Erol Alkan

you are in a depressive mood?
Leonard Cohen - Songs Of Love And Hate

Junior Boys

your party anthem
Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride

Newton Faulkner

your party anthem
Rick James - Give It To Me Baby

Telephones

you are in the sauna?
Ingram - When You're Hot You're Hot

Michael Mayer

your sunday morning song
Richard Harris - MacArthur Park

Caribou

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

Mirror Mirror

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

Ruede Hagelstein

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

ESG

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Rihanna - SOS

Gilles Peterson

you fall asleep?
Sun Ra - Sleeping Beauty

Architecture In Helsinki

first record you bought
Nirvana - In Utero

Glass Candy

a record you fell in love to
Sinéad O'Connor - The Lion & The Cobra

Alan Oldham

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

DJ Kent

you feel like dancing?
Bohannon - Let's Start The Dance

Martin Rev

you make love?
Maurice Ravel - Daphne Et Chloé

Azari & III

No. 3
Little Richard - Good Golly Miss Molly

Karl Culley

your party anthem
PFM - Danny's Song

Lhasa

first record you remember
Donovan - A Gift From A Flower To A Garden

Thieves Like Us

first record you bought
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill

Black Angels

first record you bought
The Doors - The Doors

Jakob der Lügner

you relax on a beach?
The Black Keys - 10 AM Automatic

Bill Adler

a song that reminds your friends of you
Frank Sinatra - How Little It Matters (How Little We Kn...

John Foxx

you run naked through a cornfield?
Virginia Astley

My Morning Jacket

you take a bubble bath?
Prince - Cream

Wally Badarou

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Gravenhurst

you run naked through a cornfield?
Mastodon - March Of The Fire Ants

Mark Archer

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Magic Mike

a song that reminds you of school
Cybotron - Clear

Marissa Nadler

you are in a depressive mood?
Joni Mitchell - The Last Time I Saw Richard

Social Disco Club

No. 3
Alice Smith - Love Endeavor (Maurice Fulton Remix)

Justice

5 favorite records
Les Rhythm Digitales - Dark Dancer

Boozoo Bajou

record you were looking for the longest
Jackie Mittoo - After Christmas

The Ones

perfect anthem for New York
The Ones - NYC Jungle

Sam Amidon

5 favorite instruments

banjo / banjo / banjo / banjo / banjo

Drugstore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

I often do – love doing that and then ...

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
Zongamin - Tunnel Music

Terence Bernardo

the perfect anthem for Edmonton
The White Stripes - In The Cold, Cold Night

Leon Ware

first record you remember
Nat King Cole - Too Young

DJ Nature

first record you bought
T. Rex - Telegram Sam

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Der aktuelle Top Hit aus den Grossraumdiscos.

Ben Watt

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Frank Sinatra - Sings For Only The Lonely

Dwele

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bill Cosby - Martin's Funeral

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite things about Finland

Sauna / Mushrooms / Bears / Water / Air

Chromeo

No. 9
The Pharcyde - Passin’ Me By

Howlin' Rain

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sly & The Family Stone - Anthology

Karolina Stenstöm

best day of the week in the city?

I don’t know.

Rod Thomas

a record you fell in love to
Emiliana Torrini - Love In The Time Of Science

The Emperor Machine

you wake up?
Cybotron - Clear

Peanut Butter Wolf

first record you bought
A Taste Of Honey - Boogie Ooogie Oogie

Dego

you wake up?
Underground Resistance - The Final Frontier

The Battle Of Land And Sea

the song to be played at your funeral

I have yet to write that song.

Leroy Burgess

first record you remember
Percy Faith

Lucky Soul

you sit by the river?
Julie London - Cry Me A River

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds you of school
Slade - Cum On Feel The Noize

Shine 2009

you are love sick?
Prefab Sprout - Wild Horses

Cosmin TRG

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Fizzarum - Phut Of Plex

Circlesquare

you make love?
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless (LP)

Defend Moscow

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dire Straits - Romeo And Juliet

David Pajo

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

no electricity / no refrigeration / no windows

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Paul Frick

you take a bubble bath?
Windjammer - Tossing And Turning

Lail Arad

you go to a club?
Vampire Weekend - White Sky

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Big Star - Holocaust

The Bees

you run from the cops?
The Breeders - Cannonball

Sóley

first record you bought
Jagúar - Get Fhe Funk Out

Brennan Green

you relax on a beach?

I will be in the water, on the ...

C. Gibbs

first record you remember
Bee Gees - Saturday Night Fever

Frank Black

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

Kelli Ali

you come home from the club?
The Velvet Underground - Venus In Furs

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

Trans Am

you make love?

No music. I need to concentrate.

Kool Keith

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

Emmy The Great

first record you remember
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you make love?

Oh machte ich das doch öfter...

Wordsworth

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

Todd Terje

perfect song to end a party with
Sister Sledge - Thinking Of You

Higamos Hogamos

you go to a club?
The Fall - Totally Wired

Pyrolator

5 favorite records
Martin Denny - Afro Desia

Sven Väth

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Frank Sinatra - New York, New York

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds your friends of you
New Order - Blue Monday

Gossip

you read a magazine?
Zoot Woman - Living In A Magazine

Cajun Dance Party

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Silver Jews - Trains Across The Sea

Lexx

you sit in the subway?
UNKLE ft. Ian Brown - Be There

Telepopmusik

a record you fell in love to
Sebadoh - Bakesale

Interpol

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

Bodies Of Water

best concert you ever attended

At an annual barbeque for the WB brand ...

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Arcade Fire - Funeral

Loane

the song to be played at your funeral
Richard Swift - Ballad Of Clifford Swift

Shitdisco

you are love sick?
Kelis - Trick Me

Plum

take these three books along:

Wolfgang Goethe: «Faust». It’s poetic, and interesting ...

Peter Broderick

your guilty pleasure song
Beyoncé - If I Were A Boy

Defari

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Dramatics - Be My Girl

Cypress Hill

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

Kathryn Williams

you wake up?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Fiona Daniel

you drive into the country?
PJ Harvey - White Chalk

Empire Of The Sun

you take a bubble bath?
The Chordettes - Mr. Sandman

Like A Stuntman

you go to a club?
The Rock Steady Crew - Hey You

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Trentemoller

you relax on a beach?
Sade

Marit Bergman

which person from the city you like the most?

No one I know is from there. But ...

Droog

you fall asleep?
Panda Bear - Take Pills

Tom Vek

you rob a bank?
Junkie XL - Zerotonine

New Young Pony Club

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Massive Attack - Blue Lines

Hacienda

your boozed up anthem
The Rolling Stones - Jumpin' Jack Flash

Erik Truffaz

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

Ian Hart

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - 3rd symphony 2nd part requirium

Sharon van Etten

perfect anthem for New York
Queen - We Are The Champions

The Loose Salute

your sunday morning song
John Phillips - April Ann

Mungolian Jetset

you stay in bed?
John Martyn - Solid Air

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

James Murphy

you wash your hair?
Chrome - Firebomb

Molly Wagger

you stay in bed?
The Beta Band - Dry The Rain

Boom Bip

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

KT Tunstall

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - One Cup Of Coffee

King Britt

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
Elton John - Philadelphia Freedom

Ronny & Renzo

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Nicolas: My voice.

Thievery Corporation

you sit in the subway?
Frank Sinatra - They Can't Take That Away From Me

Race Horses

you wake up?
The Beatles - This Boy

Comanechi

you run from the cops?
Beastie Boys - Aglio E Olio

Orishas

you wake up?
Gorillaz & De La Soul - Feel Good Inc.

Wooden Birds

first record you remember
«It's A Small World»

Cazals

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Garnet Mimms - As Long As I Have You

Anne Clark

you make love?
Andy Duguid - Don’t Belong

Kid Loco

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

Division Of Laura Lee

you sit in the subway?
Mew - An Envoy To The Open Fields

Sondre Lerche

you are in a depressive mood?
Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach - Toledo

Seelenluft

perfect anthem for Zurich

Müsste noch geschrieben werden.

Psychic Ills

you walk in the rain?
Rhythm & Sound - No Partial

Adonis

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Panico

No. 6
Shogun - Demonio

Moving Units

you run from the cops?

I don't run.

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Chrome - Half Machine Lip Moves

Zohra

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

Barbara Carlotti

you sit by the river?
Ravi Shankar - Raga Desi

Kaos

the song to be played at your funeral

Keine Antwort. Weil diese Frage doof ist.

Headless Heroes

you play a game of chess?
Thelonious Monk - Between The Devil And The Deep Blue S...

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
The Gories - Outta Here

Justine D

you walk through a dark forest?
Altered Images - I Could Be Happy

Kissey Asplund

you meet your parents?
Nina Simone - Here Comes The Sun

Michael Reinboth

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Also dann höre ich all die Musik ...

Lanoiraude

5 favorite animals

Spiders / snakes / alligators / sharks / lobsters – as in salads ...

Belle & Sebastian

a record you fell in love to
The Meters - Just Kissed My Baby

Woolfy

best soundtrack ever

Any porn soundtrack from the 70's. What ...

Bob Power

you sit in the subway?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Greatest Hits

Jill Jones

you want to tell your boyfriend it's over?
Violent Femmes - Gone Daddy Gone

Seether

you make love?
Portishead - Roads

Chuck D

you cook?

I don’t cook chinese. I just buy.

A Touch Of Class

you go to a club?

Gar nix, weil’s ja so ein Krach ...

Bloc Party

you make love?
Aphex Twin - Ambient Works

John Klemmer

first record you remember
Nat King Cole

Dollboy

you fall asleep?
Einstürzende Neubauten - Nagorny Karabach

Alva Noto

you sit in the subway?
Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto - Berlin

Duke Special

a record you fell in love to
Simon & Garfunkel - For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her

Heidi Happy

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

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Linda Lewis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Trusme

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

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Public Enemy - Fear Of A Black Planet

Johnossi

best day of the week in the city?

O: Tuesday! Because you need monday to recover ...

Ilya Santana

first record you remember
The Alan Parsons Project - Mammagamma

Lloyd Cole

your boozed up anthem

I don’t have one.

Million Stylez

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

Probably the job as being the prime minister ...

Heidi

you are in a depressive mood?
Aretha Franklin

Skull Defekts

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

Simple Kid

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Eminem - Stan

Little Dragon

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

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Still Going

your boozed up anthem

E & L: Too drunk to remember.

Terry Lynn

what should one eat when in the city?

Steamed Fish with fried dumplings.

Vetiver

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

Al Kent

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

James Holden

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Eagles Of Death Metal

you run naked through a cornfield?
Edie Brickell & The New Bohemian - What I Am

Kinky

5 favorite personal tragedies

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

Bill Brewster

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Paroni Paakkunainen - Ufology

David Rodigan

No. 16
Half Pint - Greetings

Tiga

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Soup Dragons - I'm Free

Andreya Triana

first record you remember

«If You Love Me Let Me Go». My ...

Meret Becker

the song to be played at your funeral

Viel Musik und Walter Schmiedinger soll die Grabrede ...

The Invisible

5 favorite records
Don Blackman – Don Blackman

!!!

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Alan Parsons Project - Mammagamma

Steve Mason

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

Rebelski

you are on a football field?
Underworld - Born Slippy

Annie

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

The Bangles

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Metallica - Black Album

Nicole Willis

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

Mugwump

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

Luke Haines

5 favorite cartoon characters

I don’t watch or read cartoons. I ...

These New Puritans

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Björk - Vespertine

Glen Johnson

your party anthem
CSS - Let's Make Love And Listen To Death From Above

M.A.N.D.Y.

you make love?

That’s a secret.

Rich Medina

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - I Put A Spell On You

Luke Solomon

you sit in a plane?
Nine Horses - Serotonin

Moonboots

a song that reminds your friends of you
Sebastien Tellier - La Ritournelle

Mr Scruff

you jog?
The Pharcyde - Runnin

Pacifika

you prepare for an important date?
Barry White

The Shortwave Set

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Borderline

Shakespeares Sister

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

Sebastien Tellier

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

Lydia Lunch

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Etta James - St James Infirmary

Casual

you sit in a plane?

Just beats and instrumentals.

Stratus

you stay in bed?
Brightblack Morning Light - All We Have Broken Shines

Scout Niblett

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

Matthew Dear

record you were looking for the longest

Everything on iTunes.

José James

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Isley Brothers - Mission To Please You

Melanie C

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
John Cage - 4:33

Hot Chip

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

Oneida

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t own a car.

Port O'Brien

your ultimate heartbreak song
Justin Timberlake - What Goes Around... Comes Around

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you paint your apartment?
Woods - Rain On

Apiento

first record you bought
Rush - Moving Pictures

Omar

your liberation anthem
The South African national anthem

Julia Franck

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Davon ausgehend, dass meine Kinder mit auf dieser ...

Dani Siciliano

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

Architeq

you jog?
Den Harrow - To Meet Me

The Phantom Band

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

Van She

5 favorite cities

Sydney / Paris / New York / Brussels / San Francisco

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Yesterday

Jay Jay Johanson

you sit in a plane?
Nico - Chelsea Girl

Lovefingers

you make love?
Deniece Williams - Free

Headman

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
TV On The Radio - Dreams

Cornelius

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

The Project Club

you meet your parents?
Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing

Slove

you surf the internet?
Prins Thomas - Ny Maskin

Mark E.

you sit in a plane?
2 Bad Mice - Bombscare

VV Brown

you wake up?
Vampire Weekend - A-Punk

Kon & Amir

you sit in the subway?

Kon: I drive.

Memory Band

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

Mooner

No. 3
Vangelis - See You Later

Unconventional Science

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Malachai

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Wurzels - I Am A Cider Drinker

Brian Jackson

a record you fell in love to
The Delfonics - La La Means I Love You

Tindersticks

first record you bought
Gustav Holst - The Planets

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
African Suite - African Suite

Morgan Geist

you walk in the rain?

The rain.

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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 sunday morning song
Anything by Marcos Valle

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Doe Paoro

your boozed up anthem
Ghostface Killah – Saturday Nite

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Valery Gore

you eat a pizza?
Nick Zubeck - Cherry Sunshine

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Sarah Jaffe

a song that reminds your friends of you
Drake & Young Jeezy - Unforgettable

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