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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

Soft Rocks

you drive a car late at night?
Vangelis - Theme From Bladerunner

First Aid Kit

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

Magic Arm

you take a bubble bath?
Yann Tiersen

No Age

you ride a bicycle?
Sigue Sigue Sputnik - Love Missle F1-11

Frank Black

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

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cities

London / Paris / Tokyo / Gothenburg / Edinburgh

Lhasa

a song that reminds your friends of you
Al Green - Jesus Is Waiting

DJ Nature

best soundtrack ever
James Brown - Black Caesar

Stephan Remmler

a song that reminds you of school
Ritchie Valens - Donna

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Saint Etienne

a song you would use as a ring-tone
John Baker - Farm Management

Apache Beat

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

Glimpse

5 favorite things to be afraid of

needles / the dentist / cotton wool / laptops crashing / being ...

Brennan Green

you take a bubble bath?
Tortoise - Ten-Day Interval

Cosmin TRG

you prepare for an important date?
Anthony Rother - Hacker

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lou Reed - Perfect Day

Nicole Willis

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian/Observer / Hello! / Wax Poetics 

Bloc Party

you drive a car late at night?
Radiohead - The Tourist

Ed Harcourt

you are love sick?
Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves A Woman

Slove

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

Panico

take these three books along:

Alejandro Jodorowsky: «El Paraiso De Los Loros» / Antonin ...

Lail Arad

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime

J Rawls

5 favorite instruments

rhodes / vibes / drums / sax / trombone

The Shortwave Set

perfect anthem for London
The Spice Girls - Wannabe

Prince Language

a song that reminds you of school
Pavement - Summer Babe

Brian Jackson

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

Kinski

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & The Ants - Goody Two Shoes

Midlake

a record you fell in love to
Björk - Debut

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite cities

Oslo / Montreal / Stockholm / Paris / Brighton

Miss Platnum

you make love?
Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady

Michael Reinboth

you run naked through a cornfield?
Paul Hardcastle - 19

Cazals

your boozed up anthem
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Sóley

a song that reminds you of school
The Cranberries - Ode To My Family

Black Devil Disco Club

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Gladiators - Stick A Bush

Architeq

you come home from the club?
The Cimarons - Rock Against Racism

Fanfarlo

a song to seduce you
Spacemen 3 - I Love You (Remix)

Hacienda

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Presley - Loving You

Ame

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richie Havens - Strawberry Fields Forever

Jacques Renault

No. 7
Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky

The Ones

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

Au Revoir Simone

you are love sick?
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Afrika Bambaataa

you are in a depressive mood?
Yolanda Adams

Monday Michiru

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

A Guy Called Gerald

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

My Morning Jacket

you sit in the subway?
Dangermouse - Public Service Announcement

Ian Pooley

you are in a depressive mood?
The Verve - Gravity Grave

Georg Levin

you wake up?
Neil Young - Cinnamon Girl

Race Horses

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

Stefan Goldmann

you cook?
James Blood Ulmer - No Wave

Alexander Robotnick

you make love?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Parlour

your ultimate heartbreak song
Nancy Holloway - Hurts So Bad

The Battle Of Land And Sea

the song to be played at your funeral

I have yet to write that song.

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

AM

No. 7
David McCallum - The Edge

Memory Band

you feel like 1967?
Basil Kirchin - Abstractions Of The Industrial North

A Mountain Of One

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

Joan As Police Woman

you cook?
Arthur «Big Boy» Crudup - So Glad You're Mine

Alva Noto

you need to get work done?
Public Image Ltd. - Rules And Regulations

Trevor Jackson

you relax on a beach?
Horace Andy

Electric 6

you wake up?
High On Fire - Eyes & Teeth

Meret Becker

the song to be played at your funeral

Viel Musik und Walter Schmiedinger soll die Grabrede ...

Tim Mälzer

take these three CDs/records with you:
Elvis Presley - Best Of Elvis

Cypress Hill

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

Pastor

your ultimate heartbreak song
Noah And The Whale - Blue Skies

Holger Czukay

you make love?

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

Apiento

you are love sick?
Prince & The Revolution - Sometimes It Snows In April

Senor Coconut

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Johann Strauss - Blue Danube

Tiga

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bob Dylan - Blind Willie McTell

Horse Meat Disco

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

Jerk Chicken!, Architecture, my home.

Anna Kashfi

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

S: Sad songs don’t make me depressed ...

Defari

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Marvin Gaye - If I Should Die Tonight

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

Stevie Wonder / India Arie / James Taylor / D’Angelo ...

Bill Brewster

you cook?
Vanessa Daou - Sunday Afternoons

Wolf People

a record you fell in love to
Joni Mitchell - Blue

White Hinterland

perfect anthem for Portland
The Watery Graves Of Portland - The News

Dave Clarke

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I never have.

New Young Pony Club

you watch girls go by?

I like watching girls but not as much ...

Mugwump

you wake up?
Prince - The Future

Marissa Nadler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Linda Lewis

a record you fell in love to
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Faust

a song that reminds you of school
Die Internationale

The Chap

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

by fax (Phil Collins’ style) / go to Jerry ...

Heidi Happy

you drive a car late at night?

Da hab ich nichts zu sagen. Hab selber ...

DJ Cherrystones

you sit in the subway?
Writing On The Wall - The Power Of The Picts

Chris & Cosey

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Future Bible Heroes - Losing Your Affection

Gwyneth Herbert

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

Mirror Mirror

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Caron Wheeler

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

Emma Tricca

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arlo Guthrie - Coming Into Los Angeles

Dollskabeat

you fall asleep?
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 85-92

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever To Tell

Kasper Bjorke

best concert you ever attended
The Cure

Oneida

you play a game of chess?

Haven’t played chess in 10 years and ...

Captain Sensible

you prepare for an important date?
The Ramones - Beat On The Brat

John Daly

start to learn these three things:

martial arts / transcendental meditation / levitation

N.A.S.A.

you paint your apartment?
Architecture In Helsinki - Tiny Painting

Bottin

No. 5

Brussels BRU. Is it me or is this ...

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Brian Eno - Discreet Music

Dego

you sit in the subway?
Company Flow - Funcrusher Plus (LP)

The Bees

you walk through a dark forest?
Burial - Archangel

Toby Tobias

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any death metal or nasty ear grating music.

Rich Medina

best concert you ever attended
Earth, Wind & Fire

Vetiver

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Azari & III

you are love sick?

I don't like Alicia Key. I prefer ...

Shakespeares Sister

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Howling Bells

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Metronomy

a song to seduce you
Tweet - Southern Hummingbird

Trentemoller

you work in the garden?
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead

Port O'Brien

you come home from the club?
Lady Gaga - Bad Romance

Ralphi Rosario

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Debbie Jacobs - Don't You Want My Love

Mechanical Bride

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Tom Tom Club - Wordy Rappinghood

The Miserable Rich

you cook?
Oscar Peterson

Coyote

you come home from the club?
Smith & Mudd - Le Suivant

Dinky

5 favorite magazines

Sound on Sound. I’m a junkie for ...

Padded Cell

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

Anja Schneider

record you were looking for the longest
Romanthony - The Wanderer

David Rodigan

No. 13
Bob Andy - Unchained

Bob Power

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

Melanie C

5 favorite moments in time

playing Wembley Stadium / first solo number 1 / starting ...

Neon Heights

you destroy a hotel room?
KRS-One - Sound Of Da Police

Swahili Blonde

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Savoy Truffle

Tom Vek

you paint your apartment?
Grand National - Playing In The Distance

Zambri

you prepare for an important date?
The Miracles - Shop Around

Justus Köhncke

a song that reminds you of school
Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)

Wordsworth

first record you bought
Run DMC - Here We Go

Ost & Kjex

you sit in the subway?
Monolake - Infinite Snow

Jazzanova

best Beatles song

So ein Gesamtkunstwerk an Musik kann man nicht ...

James Yorkston

first record you bought

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

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Ace Of Base - Ace Of Base

Horace Andy


Top 10 all-time favorite songs

Dwele

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Amerie - 1 Thing

KT Tunstall

you wake up?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Gold Lion

Defend Moscow

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

Terence Bernardo

perfect song to end a party with
The Rolling Stones - Let It Loose

Our Broken Garden

you take a bubble bath?
Chimes & Bells - Stand Still

VV Brown

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
No Doubt - Ex-Girlfriend

Peter, Bjorn & John

you go to a club?
Zongamin - Serious Trouble

Fabrizio Mammarella

your liberation anthem
Loose Joints - Tell You

Dominique Leone

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

CALLmeKAT

favorite band hailing from the city?

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

Jay Jay Johanson

you go to a club?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Wooden Shjips

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Follow The Leader

Al McKay

you wake up?
George Benson; Earl Kluth

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
Yo La Tengo - Elctr-O-Pura

Simple Kid

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Eminem - Stan

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

Osborne

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Madonna - Borderline

The Jackets

first record you remember
AC/DC - Who Made Who

Peter Broderick

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Amidon - All Is Well

Marit Bergman

the song to be played at your funeral
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - Don't Leave Me This Wa...

Morgan Geist

you walk in the rain?

The rain.

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite personal tragedies

Sag ich nicht.

Tindersticks

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy Theme

Yellowman

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

M.A.N.D.Y.

you sit in a plane?
New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

The Priscillas

start to learn these three things:

K: Japanese / fishing / wanking

Beppe Loda

you paint your apartment?
The Fifth Dimension - Let The Sunshine In

Irvine Welsh

your boozed up anthem
The Pogues - The Boys From The County Hell

Empire Of The Sun

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Simone White

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Kissey Asplund

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - I Want You

Chikinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - Moon Safari

Headless Heroes

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

Pepe Bradock

you cook?
Allen Toussaint - From A Whisper To A Scream

Woolfy

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - Just Like Heaven

Lopazz

you drive a car late at night?
Johnny Cash

Andy Gill

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Paul Weller

Wally Badarou

best concert you ever attended
Miriam Makeba

Coldplay

perfect anthem for London
When The Saints Go Marching In

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite places in the world

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

Mungolian Jetset

record you were looking for the longest

Still have not found those...

Wolfmother

you drive a car late at night?
Deep Purple - Black Night

Windsurf

a record you fell in love to
Joe Dassin - Le Jardin du Luxembourg

Baikonour

your boozed up anthem
Sonic Youth - Purr

DJ Mehdi

you sit in a plane?
Nina Simone

Kaos

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

Bodies Of Water

a song you would send over the ocean
Maurice Ravel - Daphnis Et Chloé - Part 2: Même Mouveme...

The Emperor Machine

you run naked through a cornfield?
Sly & The Family Stone - Runnin' Away

Max Tundra

you come home from the club?
Harry Merry - Bye, Bye (Here's Some Stuff!)

Hot Chip

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Volume II

Gnod

a song that reminds your friends of you
Def Leppard - Rocket

DJ Hell

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Roland Appel - Secrets

Bill Adler

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

John Klemmer

you drive a car late at night?
Sade

The Earlies

a song that reminds you of school
Kraftwerk - The Model

Camille

you wake up?

I listen to my own music. The things ...

Alan Oldham


Comics that inspired me (in no particular order)

DJ Kent

you play ping-pong?
Ricardo Villalobos - Fizheuer Zieheuer

Tracey Thorn

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Mark Richardson

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beach Boys - Wouldn't It Be Nice

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite cartoon characters

Popeye / Duffy Duck / Spongebob / the Smurfs / Nancy

Seelenluft

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

The Revenge

a song you would use as a ring-tone
AC/DC - Back In Black (string-a-pella)

Terry Lynn

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

My room. I don’t kiss on the ...

Efterklang

your sunday morning song
Low - Sunflower

Living Things

you meet your parents?
Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

a song that reminds you of school

I did not go to school.

Karl Bartos

record you were looking for the longest

Gibt es nicht, heutzutage findet man im Internet ...

Little Jackie

you run naked through a cornfield?
Hair Soundtrack

Erol Alkan

you are on a football field?
The Stone Roses - This Is The One

Lucky Luke

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

Woodpigeon

you wake up?
Johannes Brahms - Concerto For Violin, Violincello And ...

Colder

No. 10
Mark Hollis - A Life (1895-1915)

Brasstronaut

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
David Thor Jonsson - Wonderland

Angel Deradoorian

the song to be played at your funeral
Madonna - Holiday

Telephones

you repair a synthesizer?
The Units - High Pressure Days

Bill Callahan

best video clip you ever saw
Devo - Whip It

Turzi

your party anthem
The Maxx - Techno Time

Micah P. Hinson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Roy Orbison - Crying

Sam Amidon

you walk through a dark forest?
Miles Davis - Amandla

Beautiful Swimmers

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Don Cherry - Brown Rice

Interpol

you cook?
Chet Baker - But Not For Me

Psychic Ills

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

Round Table Knights

you are on the tour bus?
Snoop Dogg - Gin And Juice

Shine 2009

you sit in the subway?
The Beta Band - Squares

Ora Cogan

you come home from the club?
Prince Buster - Is Life Worth Living

Hatcham Social

the song to be played at your funeral
Burt Bacharach - Blue On Blue

Ingrid Olava

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

The same best job as anywhere else in ...

Alter Ego

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

Little Dragon

a song that reminds you of school
Cypress Hill

Still Going

a song that reminds your friends of you

E & L: You would have to ask our ...

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
ELO & Olivia Newton John - Xanadu

Rod Thomas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sleepy Jackson - Lovers

Bush Tetras

the song to be played at your funeral
Manu Chao

The Good Natured

take these three tools with you:

Tools? Er, maybe a hammer and a saw ...

Dennis Kane

your boozed up anthem
EPMD

Dillon

you stay in bed?
Michael Nyman - The Piano

Moonboots

your party anthem
Karen Young - Deetour

Franz Nicolay

you fall asleep?
Mark Eitzel - Everything Is Beautiful

ESG

you take a bubble bath?
I Feel Pretty

Julia Franck

start to learn these three things:

Geduld / Viehzucht / Ackerbau (wenn es zum Überleben notwendig ...

Nocturnes

a song you would use as a ring-tone

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

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jaheim - Fabulous

Lucky Soul

you make love?
John Cage - 4:33

Bebel Gilberto

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Billie Holiday - You’ve Changed

Datarock

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

Mooner

No. 3
Vangelis - See You Later

The Juan MacLean

No. 5
Bread - The Best Of Bread

Lydia Lunch

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

Jackpot

you cook?
Chris & Cosey - Exotika

El-P

you drive a car late at night?
Jay-Z - 99 Problems

Erik Truffaz

No. 6
Radiohead - Hail To The Thief

Peter Kruder

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Bonaparte - Too Much

Bobbito Garcia

you relax on a beach?
Jorge Ben - Comanche

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

C. Gibbs

the song to be played at your funeral
Tom Waits - Hang Down Your Head

Alex Smoke

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

Fingerpicked

No. 7
Michael Johnson - Happier Days (Atco, 1973)

Jimmy Edgar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Thrill Kill Kult - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult

Rumer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Come Together

Fiona Daniel

you are love sick?
Fink - Sort Of Revolution

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things that make you sexy

I dunno... aftershave, beers?

Oyvind Morken

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I live in Norway, when its finally summer ...

Riccio

which song fits the city the best?
Lucio Dalla - Piazza Grande

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

There are too many! I can’t just ...

Funkmasters

a song that reminds you of school
Sam Cooke - Wonderful World

Bing Ji Ling

your sunday morning song
Erik Satie - Gymnopédies: No. 1

Yoav

best concert you ever attended
Björk

The Late Greats

you sit in the subway?
Public Image Limited

Olafur Arnalds

best song by Depeche Mode
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Luke Solomon

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

Explosions In The Sky

you surf the internet?
Deerhunter - Helicopter

Nedry

best concert you ever attended

Festival: Day 1 Rock Werchter 2003 with Bj ...

Kelli Ali

you relax on a beach?
Air - Cherry Blossom Girl

Boom Bip

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Gorgoroth - Possessed (By Satan)

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite club?

«Debaser» at Norra Parkgatan 2. Best bands, best ...

Alexandra Hope

you cook?
T. Rex - Down Home Lady

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite things about Finland

Sauna / Mushrooms / Bears / Water / Air

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Daniel Wang

a record you fell in love to
Steven Hall - Boy With Some Grey In His Hair

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
Roy Montgomery

Thieves Like Us

best Beatles song
The Beatles - And Your Bird Can Sing

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Stefan: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Art Brut

your boozed up anthem
«You Give A Little Love» from the Bugsy Malone Soundtra...

Ruede Hagelstein

you are love sick?
Björk - All Is Full Of Love

Cage The Elephant

you are love sick?
My Morning Jacket - Hopefully

Chateau Flight

first record you bought
Afric Simone - Hafanana

Emmy The Great

your boozed up anthem
Weezer - Keep Fishing

DJ Nu-Mark

your party anthem
Mark The 45 King - The 900 Number

Wall-E

you walk through a dark forest?

What’s a forest???

David Morales

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World

Shawn Lee

best concert you ever attended
Badly Drawn Boy

Nick Chacona

first record you remember
The Drifters - Greatest Hits

US3

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

Ben Watt

best concert you ever attended
Joy Division

Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

Shitdisco

best concert you ever attended
Girls Aloud

Everything Everything

you fall asleep?
Boards Of Canada - Music Is Math

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Penguin Prison

a record you fell in love to
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

Belle & Sebastian

your party anthem
Steely Dan - Do It Again

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

Dani Siciliano

the song to be played at your funeral
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Lloyd Cole

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Prince & The Revolution - Raspberry Beret

Trans Am

you cook?

Commercial radio stations.

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you wake up?
Flying Saucer Attack - For Silence

Leon Ware

first record you bought
Erroll Garner - Concert By The Sea

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Guided by Voices - Motor Away

Tahiti 80

you are in a depressive mood?
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - More Love

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite books

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

The Hidden Cameras

the song to be played at your funeral
Leonard Cohen - Dance Me To The End Of Love

Jesse Lenat

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

John Foxx

your boozed up anthem

I usually fall over.

Gilles Peterson

you sit in the subway?
Mos Def - Universal Magnetic

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite instruments

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

Odawas

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Band Of Horses - No One's Gonna Love You More Than I Do

Papst & Abstinenzler

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

DJ Vadim

you are love sick?
Minnie Riperton - Adventures In Paradise

Bjorn Torske

you are love sick?
Frank Zappa - Broken Hearts Are For Assholes

Max Romeo

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Presley - You Don't Have To Say You Love Me

Marius Circus

your boozed up anthem
The Crusaders - Sweet n' Sour

Mark Archer

the song to be played at your funeral
Plus One - It's Happenin'

Rocko Schamoni

favorite sports team?

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

Dollboy

perfect anthem for London
Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet

Ewan Pearson

your party anthem
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Spinto Band

you go to a club?
Ween

Jimi Jamison

your boozed up anthem
Garth Brooks - Friends In Low Places

Fan Death

a song you would send over the ocean
Lewis Furey

Charles Webster

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

Air

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

Chelonis R. Jones

you wash your hair?
Lee Scratch Perry - Super Ape in A Jungle

Renegade Soundwave

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

Kathryn Williams

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

The Golden Filter

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show - Penicillin Penny

James Murphy

you drive a car late at night?
NEU! - NEU! 75

Todd Terje

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

Social Disco Club

No. 7
Simon Baker - Plastik (Todd Terje Türkatech Mix)

Lovefingers

perfect anthem for New York
Stevie Wonder - Living For The City

Mélissa Laveaux

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Tiny - Everything Is Free

Lone Wolf

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Moonage Daydream

Jonathan Wilson

you are on the tour bus?
Alice Coltrane

Pacifika

5 favorite books

Gabriel García Márquez: «Love In The ...

Sven Väth

a song that reminds you of school
Cat Stevens

The Invisible

5 favorite magazines

Mojo / Wire / Onion / Private Eye / Spiderman

Blow Monkeys

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

Justice

5 favorite remixes
The Beatles - We Can Work It Out (Stevie Wonder Cover)

Bosque Brown

best concert you ever attended
Lift To Experience

Lotte Kestner

the perfect anthem for Seattle

Something by Pearl Jam. Eddie has a sweet ...

Phil Mison

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

Rebelski

you make love?
Brian Eno - The Plateaux Of Mirror

Glass Candy

first record you bought
Bryan Adams - Reckless

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite English words

succulent / nigh / effluvia / smegma / rib

Chromatics

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nico - The Desert Shore

In Flagranti

you ride a bicycle?

I ride my bike in NY every day ...

Holy Ghost!

you take a bubble bath?
David Axelrod - A Dream

Kevin Saunderson

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

On Belle Isle. It’s an island in ...

Pink Skull

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
LCD Soundsystem - Someone Great

Cosmo

5 favorite remixes

Way too difficult!

Final Fantasy

your boozed up anthem

None, I never drink!

Barn Owl

you drive a car late at night?
Jakob Olausson - Napalm Sky

Cosmo Vitelli

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

Hannah Scott

a record you fell in love to
Elisa - Lotus

Polly Scattergood

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Band Of Horses - Is There A Ghost

DJ Touché

No. 1

«Cannibal Holocaust» (Ruggero Deodato, 1979). Of all the ...

Candi Staton

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ray Charles - I Can't Stop Loving You

Stratus

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erroll Garner - Moonglow

Barbara Carlotti

best Jacques Brel song
Jacques Brel - Les vieux

When Saints Go Machine

you come home from the club?
Gang Of Four - At Home He's A Tourist

Chromeo


Top 10 all time favourite songs

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
Françoise Hardy - Tous les garçons et les filles

Vashti Bunyan

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

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

Lexx

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jimi Hendrix - Drifting

Charlotte Hatherley

you sit in a plane?
The Mars Volta - Cicatriz

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There

Minus 8

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?

Mach ich selten.

Ronny & Renzo

you are angry?
The Klinik - Face To Face

Young Knives

take these three CDs/records with you:
Frank Black - Teenager Of The Year

James Holden

your boozed up anthem
Queen - We Are The Champions

Kurt Maloo

first record you bought
Harry Belafonte - Day-O (Banana Boat Song)

Devendra Banhart

you are in a depressive mood?
Currituck Co. - Unpacking My Library (LP)

Kinky

you walk through a dark forest?
Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream

Minotaur Shock

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

Lindstrom

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Uriah Heep - Heartache City

Leo Zero

first record you remember
Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite movies

«O Lucky Man!» by Lindsay Anderson / «Onibaba» by ...

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Unconventional Science

first record you remember
NOFX - Heavy Petting Zoo

The Loose Salute

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

Andreya Triana

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Peanut Butter Wolf

you go fishing?

I used to fish with my dad when ...

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Johannes Brahms

Jakob der Lügner

you are on a football field?
The Darkness - I Believe In A Thing Called Love

Pyrolator

5 favorite records
Martin Denny - Afro Desia

James Pants

first record you remember
Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66 - Crystal Illusions

Pilooski

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kanye West

Kid Loco

you drive a car late at night?
Lee Dorsey - Ride Your Poney

Tha 4orce

you go to a club?
Little Brother - Two Step Blues

Sibrydion

No. 8
Texas Radio Band - Baccta’ Crackin’

Duke Special

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

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Ratatat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Kool Keith

perfect anthem for New York
Maze feat Frankie Beverly - Before I Let Go

Gravenhurst

you stay in bed?

When I stay in bed I am usually ...

Omar

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

George Duke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Clarke/Duke Project, Volume 1

Hannah Cohen

best concert you ever attended
-

Black Angels

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Psychic Ills - Dins

Rainer Trüby

you come home from the club?
Pat Metheny Group - Are You Going Wih Me

The Project Club

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sex Pistols - God Save The Queen

Chuck D

you relax on a beach?
The Isley Brothers

Mugison

5 favorite personal victories

finishing an album that I am really proud ...

Tiago

you wake up?
Sea Power & Change - Yesterday Is Dead

!!!

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sonic Youth - The Wonder

Future Beat Alliance

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Carl Craig - Landcruising (LP)

Tal Weiss

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

Jesh

No. 8
MGMT - Oracular Spectacular

Architecture In Helsinki

your boozed up anthem
Glass Candy - Rolling Down The Hills

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
John Cougar Mellencamp - Thundering Hearts

Large Professor

No. 7
Eric B. & Rakim - My Melody

Brothers Of End

you are love sick?
The Shangri-Las - Past, Present and Future

Beverley Knight

you drive a car late at night?
Beyoncé - Crazy In Love

Sebastien Tellier

record you were looking for the longest

My first record. AH AH AH!

Leroy Burgess

your sunday morning song

Whatever is playing at the church that day ...

Editors

you go to a club?
Bloc Party - Banquet

Zwicker

you sit in a plane?
Seelenluft - Manila

Comanechi

you fall asleep?
Cat Power - Moon Pix

Van She

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

Tridact

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
The Upsetters - Long Sentence

Whitehouse

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beatles - Yesterday

The Rayographs

a record you fell in love to

A: Songs on compilations tapes. To say which ...

Broken Social Scene

take these three CDs/records with you:
John Coltrane - Ascension

Wooden Birds

your sunday morning song

Lately it's been the network football theme ...

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
The Grid - Floatation (Weatherall Remix)

Sandi Thom

you fall asleep?
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Ray Mang

you relax on a beach?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Cornelius

you play a game of chess?
Television Personalities - Games For Boys

We Are Wolves

take these three DVDs along:

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

Karl Culley

best soundtrack ever
The Shawshank Redemption

Paul Frick

you prepare for an important date?
Paolo Conte - Via Con Me

Robin Saville

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

Chris Carrier

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Kid Creole & The Coconuts - Annie, I'm Not Your Daddy

Scout Niblett

a record you fell in love to
ZZ Top - Tejas

Ilya Santana

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Model

Grizzly Bear

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

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Phuture

Mark E.

you come home from the club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Constance Amiot

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

Caribou

the song to be played at your funeral
Crazy Frog - Axel F

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite park?

Considering that there are practically no parks, I ...

Luca C & Brigante

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

Seether

you wake up?
The Doors - Break On Through (To The Other Side)

Audie Darling

favorite club?

There has been a huge influx in East ...

José James

you wake up?
Chopin - Nocturne #1 In B Flat Minor

Matmos

take these three CDs/records with you:
Carlo Gesualdo - Madrigali libro terzo

Gary Lucas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - All Summer Long

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Prince - Sign O’ The Times

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds your friends of you

Das werde ich sie bei Gelegenheit mal fragen.

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite magazines

Ich lese nur die japanische McDonalds Fachzeitschrift.

Moving Units

a song that reminds you of school
Quiet Riot - Bang Your Head

Birdy Nam Nam

you stay in bed?
King Tubby

Clare & The Reasons

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Yma Sumac - Taki Rari

White Denim

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

Gary Numan

your party anthem
Rammstein - Sonne

Richard Hawley

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Hotels are only spooky when I’m in ...

Yacht

No. 10
LCD Soundsystem - Sound Of Silver

Fol Chen

you prepare for an important date?
The Verlaines - Makes No Difference

Mouse On Mars

take these three CDs/records with you:
Trinidad Steeldrum Orchester Vol 1

Million Stylez

where was your first flat?

It was in a suburb called Helenelund (Sollentuna ...

Modeselektor

5 favorite months

Oktober /November / Dezember / Januar / Februar

Division Of Laura Lee

you meet your parents?
Daft Punk - Teachers

Aaron Wright

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

The Phantom Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Ticket To Ride

Marc Romboy

you take part in a peace rally?
John Lennon - Give Peace A Chance

Ada

5 favorite instruments

Electribe SX / Electribe MX / Rhodes / Klavier / Gitarre

A Touch Of Class

you sit in the subway?
The Incredible Bongo Band - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida

Manuel Tur

a song that reminds you of school
Die Vogelhochzeit

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Across The Universe

The Morning Benders

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bon Iver - Re: Stacks

Johnossi

favorite club?

J & O: We’re not going out that ...

Ilija Rudman

best concert you ever attended
Roy Ayers

Sumner Brothers

you jog?

I’ve never owned an mp3 player and ...

Bettye Lavette

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

Good Shoes

you paint your apartment?

I’m not allowed to paint my flat ...

Theo Parrish

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

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Round Two - New Day

Justine D

5 favorite records
The Beatles - The White Album

Sharon van Etten

you jog?
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger

Chris Coco

you relax on a beach?
Lee «Scratch» Perry - Curly Locks

Eagles Of Death Metal

you are love sick?
N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton

Soul Mekanik

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Laid Back - Cocaine Cool

Kon & Amir

you destroy a hotel room?
Kool G Rap - Take 'Em To War

Telepopmusik

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

Kris Menace

you wake up?
Minnie Riperton - Les Fleurs

Steve Mason

a song that reminds you of school
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Two Tribes

Max Essa

you sit in a plane?
Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man

Kid Koala

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Violent Femmes - Candlelight Song

Tim Sweeney

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite numbers

0 / 5555 / 2 / 1 / 1328476824587645

Al Kent

the song to be played at your funeral
Ruby Andrews - Just Loving You

Tanya Stephens

you camp in the desert?
TLC - Waterfalls

Alela Diane

a song you would send over the ocean
Led Zeppelin - Going to California

2raumwohnung

start to learn these three things:

Spanisch / Surfen / Tauchen

Dan Michaelson

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The next christmas single by an xfactor winner.

Sondre Lerche

you relax on a beach?
Steely Dan - Black Cow

Chrome Hoof

the song to be played at your funeral

Never gonna die as there is technology that ...

Morningwood

your ultimate heartbreak song
Black Sabbath - Changes

Bomb The Bass

best Marley Marl track
Biz Markie - Nobody Beats The Biz

Howe Gelb

take these three CDs/records with you:
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Syd Matters

you are in a depressive mood?
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Spanish Dance Troupe

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you walk in the rain?
Bon Iver - Skinny Love

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Michael Mayer

first record you bought
Dschingis Khan - Dschingis Khan

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

Lisbee Stainton

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Damien Rice

Orishas

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Maybe hiphop. Or some aggresive rock music.

Morpheus

you relax on a beach?
The Beach Boys - Surf's Up

Howlin' Rain

a record you fell in love to
New York Dolls - Trash

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
On Broadway

Matthew Dear

first record you bought
Tone-Loc - Wild Thing

Droog

you are in the sauna?
Jean Beauvoir - Feel The Heat

Xiu Xiu

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

crime / prostition / drugs

Love Inks

best soundtrack ever

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

Nicky Siano

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Laura Nyro - Poverty Train

Malachai

you jog?
Sergio Mendes - One Note Samba

Bit-tuner

take these three games along:

Super Mario Kart / Sim City / Fifa Soccer

The Bangles

you camp in the desert?
Calexico

Mystery Jets

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beach Boys - Wouldnt It Be Nice

Jacob Golden

your sunday morning song
Nick Drake

Jill Jones

you shop for shoes?
Me'Shell Ndegeocello - The Sloganeer: Paradise

Casual

you relax on a beach?
Billy Ocean

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you go to a club?
Superfunk featuring Ron Carroll - Lucky Star

Tony Carrasco

your party anthem
James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine

Joakim

you go to a club?

The records in my bag.

Morton Valence

you feel like 1982?
David Bowie - 1984

Fujiya & Miyagi

your party anthem
Dexys Midnight Runners - Geno

Kathy Zimmer

best concert you ever attended
Bob Dylan

Kissogram

you paint your apartment?
Erkin Koray - Elektronik Türküler

Mr Scruff

you take a bubble bath?
Prince - The Ballad Of Dorothy Parker

Sandro Perri

you prepare for an important date?
Thin Lizzy - Dancing In The Moonlight

Prefuse 73

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

The Soulsavers

a song you wish you'd written yourself
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

Smudo

you sit in a plane?

Dort schlafe ich gerner.

Doe Paoro

record you were looking for the longest

These Kora recordings I had bought in Botswana ...

Newton Faulkner

best concert you ever attended
The Flaming Lips

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on a football field?

Flo: Da bin ich traumatisiert. Ich höre ...

Trusme

perfect anthem for London

These days anything Dub Step.

Studio

the song to be played at your funeral
The Velvet Underground - The Gift

Marcus Bonfanti

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Hickox - Let Me Be Your Lover

Whirlwind Heat

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Kool & The Gang

you meet your parents?
The Isley Brothers - Ohio; The Supremes - Where Did Our...

Plum

take these three games along:

Twister. May be easier for rescue planes to ...

Ian Hart

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

Anne Clark

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

Boozoo Bajou

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - EMI

Drugstore

you run from the cops?

Nope, find nite in the cell in the ...

Sarah Jaffe

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

Soul Clap

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

Travis

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

Zohra

5 favorite books

just one : Haruki Murakami: «Kafka on the shore».

The Diaphanoids

you run from the cops?
Dead Boys

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a record you fell in love to
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace

Junior Boys

the song to be played at your funeral
Benny Hill Chase Music

Daddy-O

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Yanni - Before I Go

Circlesquare

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Heavy

you wash your hair?
J Dilla - Shake It Down

Magic Mike

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Planet Patrol - Play At Your Own Risk

Quiet Village

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Godsy

My Bee's Garden

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

Glen Johnson

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

Nils Frahm

you walk through a dark forest?
Murcof - Remembranza

The Fray

favorite sports team?

The Denver Broncos.

These New Puritans

you wake up?
Neneh Cherry - Peace In Mind

Heidi

you sit in a plane?

I don’t listen to music on a ...

Yuck

5 favorite human inventions

Electric Guitars / Valves / Printing Press / Walkman / Alcohol

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite building?

Wennergren Center. A building that has no 90 ...

Annie

you cook?
Madonna - Into The Groove

Cajun Dance Party

first record you remember
Mr. Boom - Dance Around The Moon
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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 ...

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Hannah Cohen

record you were looking for the longest
Chico Buarque & Ennio Morricone - Per Un Pugno Di Samba

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Doe Paoro

a song that reminds you of school
Dennis Alcapone – Teach The Children

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Valery Gore

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

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Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

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