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Moving Units

are from LA and have been one of the leading bands of the dance-punk movement at the turn of the century. Eventhough the interest in this sort of sound has declined, the band keeps on releasing music - now without a label.

Which song do you listen to when...
you take a bubble bath?

Foam bubbles.

you relax on a beach?

Foam bubbles.

you ride a bicycle?

I don't ride a bicycle. We drive cars in L.A.

you go to a club?

Ridiculous conversations.

you run from the cops?

I don't run.

you prepare for an important date?

Nothing is important.

you are in a depressive mood?

I don’t get depressed. I get melancholy.

you destroy a hotel room?

A hotel room is a temporary sanctuary. I would rather destroy a mini mall.

you drive a car late at night?

The sound of rubber on pavement.

you make love?
Motley Crue - Shout At The Devil
you sit in a plane?

White static.

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music
you sit in the subway?

Steel wheels.

you wake up?

The voices in my head.

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

Past Masters 2

your boozed up anthem
Christian Death - Romeo's Distress
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Hanson - MMMBop
a record you fell in love to
The Cure - Disintegration
first record you remember
Gary Numan - Cars
the song to be played at your funeral
Neil Young

Anything by Neil Young (except the bad ones).

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dr. Dre - 2001
your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Superstar

This is truly heartbreaking.

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The one I still hear in my head.

Questions answered by: Blake Miller

The Fray

favorite building?

The Ellie Caulkins Opera House at Speer Avenue ...

Johnossi

best movie that takes place in the city?

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

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Rod Thomas

first record you remember
The Beatles

Max Romeo

you drive into the country?

I listen to the birds singing.

Sons And Daughters

you drive a car late at night?
Deerhoof - My Diamond Car Star

Trentemoller

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

Holy Ghost!

you take a bubble bath?
David Axelrod - A Dream

The Golden Filter

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Chromatics - Tick Of The Clock

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you drive a car late at night?
Depeche Mode - It’s No Good

Datarock

you drive a car late at night?
Hüsker Dü

Kinky

you stay in bed?
My Bloody Valentine - Only Shallow

Ilija Rudman

your party anthem
Tony Lee - Love So Deep (Dub Version)

José James

you drive a car late at night?
Four Tet - Plastic People

Million Stylez

favorite building?

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

Sebastien Tellier

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Back In The USSR

Gilles Peterson

you relax on a beach?
Jackie Mittoo

Van She

5 favorite drinks

red wine / Coffee / Banana Smoothie / Chai / Rave Juice ...

Erol Alkan

you sit in the subway?
Stereolab

Bjorn Torske

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

Neon Heights

you run from the cops?
Roy Budd - Theme From Get Carter

Lisbee Stainton

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sufjan Stevens - John Wayne Gacy, Jr

Glen Johnson

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

Beverley Knight

you wash your hair?

I normally listen to my own songs. So ...

David Rodigan

No. 7
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

Al Kent

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

Colder

No. 3
Coil - Teenage Lightning

Memory Band

you take a bubble bath?
Jeff Alexander - Come Wander With Me

Tindersticks

a song that reminds you of school
Gustav Holst - The Planets

Kaos

you cook?
Peter Green - In The Skies

Ed Harcourt

you stay in bed?
Jane's Addiction - Three Days

Osborne

you prepare for an important date?
The Egyptian Lover

Barn Owl

your guilty pleasure song
ASAP Rocky - Peso

Dillon

you wake up?
Billie Holiday - It's The Same Old Story

Saint Etienne

first record you bought
Sparks - Amateur Hour

The Loose Salute

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Sandi Thom

you are love sick?
Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up

Chelonis R. Jones

you feel like 1982?
Bill Summers & Summers Heat - Call It What You Want

Ian Hart

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Cypress Hill

your sunday morning song
Willie Bobo - Fried Neckbones and Some Home Fries

Dominique Leone

your party anthem
Prince & The Revolution - Kiss

Boozoo Bajou

No. 7
Rhythm & Sound - With The Artists

Funkmasters

a record you fell in love to
Ivory Joe Hunter - Since I Met You Baby

Skull Defekts

take these three tools with you:

Guitar / Surfboard / Knife

Tiga

your ultimate heartbreak song
U2 - One

Future Beat Alliance

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

Spinto Band

your guilty pleasure song

I don't believe in guilty pleasure music ...

!!!

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

Cornelius

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

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arab Strap

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite books

Donald Goines: «Dopefiend» / Homer: «Ilias» / Erich von D ...

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

DJ Nature

your guilty pleasure song
Kenny Rogers - Ruby

2raumwohnung

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Madonna / Dalai Lama / Tommi

Valery Gore

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Flaming Lips - Do You Realize??

Clare & The Reasons

you meet your parents?
Josh Mease - You Found Me

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Hafnarfjörður
Vinur Hafnarfjarðar

Minus 8

first record you remember

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

DJ Vadim

you go to a club?
Bugz In The Attic - Don't Stop The Music

Ewan Pearson

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Blunt - You're Beautiful

Good Shoes

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

I think it’s probably best not to ...

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite drinks

Kombucha / Snapple Rasberry Iced Tea / Water / Margarita / Pineapple ...

M.A.N.D.Y.

you sit in the subway?
Ms. Dynamite - Natural High

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Michelle

Casual

you prepare for an important date?
Too Short

Caribou

perfect anthem for London
Zed Bias - Neighbourhood

Social Disco Club


Top 10 favorite remixes of all time

Studio

you run naked through a cornfield?
Iggy Pop - Eat Or Be Eaten

Brothers Of End

you need to get work done?
Frank Black - Thalassocracy

The Diaphanoids

you are stoned?
Philip Glass

Charles Webster

you come home from the club?
John Beltran - Ten Days Of Blue

Kool Keith

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

Defari

a song that reminds you of school
Steel Pulse - Handsworth Revolution

Tha 4orce

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

Fingerpicked

No. 3
Clock Opera - Let Go The Lifeboats (Moshi Moshi, 2011)

El-P

you are in a depressive mood?
Cliff Martinez - Will She Come Back

Tahiti 80

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (LP)

Nick Chacona

you are love sick?
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tracks Of My Tears

Wall-E

you run naked through a cornfield?
David Axelrod - Warning Talk (Part I )

Gary Numan

best concert you ever attended
Rammstein

Suzanne Vega

best video clip you ever saw
Panic! At The Disco - But It's Better If You Do

Howe Gelb

take these three tools with you:

right eyebrow / left eyebrow / slightly crinkled beard

Stratus

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Headless Heroes

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Terry Riley - A Rainbow In Curved Air

Odawas

perfect anthem for Berkley
Dominique Leone - Conversational

Morningwood

a song that reminds you of school
N.W.A. - She Swallowed It

Final Fantasy

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Klaus Doldinger - The Falkor's Theme (Atreju Meets Falk...

Pyrolator

you sit in the subway?
Andy Scott - Massacre

Junior Boys

first record you remember
a-ha - Take On Me

Tony Carrasco

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Trans Europe Express

Rich Medina

you take a bubble bath?

That’s for girls.

Howling Bells

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
New Kids On The Block - Hangin' Tough

Phil Mison

record you were looking for the longest
Crazy Eddie - Rap In Africa

Shitdisco

you are in a depressive mood?
Soft Cell - Chips On My Shoulder

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Slove

you surf the internet?
Prins Thomas - Ny Maskin

Black Angels

you sit in the subway?
Spacemen 3

Magic Arm

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

A Mountain Of One

your ultimate heartbreak song
Spiritualized - Broken Heart

Rocko Schamoni

favorite band hailing from the city?

Dackelblut

Chateau Flight

the song to be played at your funeral
The Kaddich

The Phantom Band

a song that reminds your friends of you
Slayer - Angel Of Death

Wolfmother

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
America - Riverside

Oyvind Morken

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Bebel Gilberto

you stay in bed?

Silence.

David Pajo

take these three games along:

Galaga for Palm Pilot / Connect 4 (the travel ...

Papst & Abstinenzler

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Hildegard Knef - Ich bin zu müde, um schlafen zu gehen

Mystery Jets

you cook?
Bob Marley - Burnin And Lootin'

Fan Death

a song you would send over the ocean
Lewis Furey

Alexander Robotnick

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Matia Bazar - Vacanze Romane

GusGus

you make love?
Gus Gus - Polydistortion

Marcus Bonfanti

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Penguin Prison

a song that reminds your friends of you
James Brown - I Feel Good

Max Tundra

you drive a car late at night?
Lime - On The Grid

Ada

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Michael / Caro / Chrisi

Swahili Blonde

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

Kalabrese

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Adrian Stern

Soul Clap

best concert you ever attended
Nicolas Jaar

Wooden Birds

best concert you ever attended
Ride

The Ones

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Bishop Allen

Morton Valence

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

Alexandra Hope

you sit in a plane?
Cass McCombs - Not The Way

Eagles Of Death Metal

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Edelweiss€œ from the musical €žThe Sound Of Music

Kid Koala

you walk in the rain?
Jay Black & The Americans - Walking In The Rain

Jackpot

you paint your apartment?
Jesus And the Mary Chain - B Sides

Constance Amiot

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Like A Rolling Stone

Howlin' Rain

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Stanley Turrentine - Salt Song

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Frank Black

start to learn these three things:

photography (we’ll need a creative outlet.) / ancient ...

Stefan Goldmann

you meet your parents?
Praxis - 1984

Apiento

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I live in Dalston which is pretty raw ...

Caron Wheeler

you wake up?
Stevie Wonder - Summer Soft

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you bought
John Williams - The Star Wars Theme

Dani Siciliano

record you were looking for the longest
The Junkyard Band - Sardines

Panico

No. 10
Antipop Consortium - Tragic Epilogue

Trevor Jackson

you are in a depressive mood?
Björk - Hyperballad

Sharon van Etten

a record you fell in love to
Radiohead - OK Computer

Andreya Triana

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bonobo - Black Sands

Bosque Brown

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite books

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

Ricardo Villalobos

first record you bought
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Blow Monkeys

the song to be played at your funeral
Bob Dylan - Death Is Not The End

First Aid Kit

you sit in a plane?
Bright Eyes - At The Bottom Of Everything

Leon Ware

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

Yoav

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Björk - Homogenic

Soft Rocks

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

A Touch Of Class

you prepare for an important date?
ABC - The Look Of Love

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Carpenters

Morgan Geist

you drive a car late at night?

NYC – take the train. But night driving is ...

Paul Frick

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Edgard Varèse - Amériques

Cage The Elephant

you are love sick?
My Morning Jacket - Hopefully

Bettye Lavette

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

Unconventional Science

record you were looking for the longest
Can - Ege Bamyasi

Telephones

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Massimiliano Pagliara - In Order Of More Depth

Shakespeares Sister

your guilty pleasure song
Duffy - Stepping Stone

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite human inventions

Lever / Wheel / Block & Tackle / Inclined Plane & Wedge / Screw

Thieves Like Us

you come home from the club?
Steven Halpern & Dallas Smith - Threshhold

Dan Michaelson

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

Mark Archer

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Manuel Tur

a song that reminds your friends of you
Moloko - The Time Is Now

Bush Tetras

you paint your apartment?
David Bowie

Minotaur Shock

you sit in the subway?
Alva Noto

KT Tunstall

best concert you ever attended
The White Stripes

Circlesquare

you are in a depressive mood?
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Black Devil Disco Club

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Easy one, my studio is at my place ...

ESG

you cook?
ABBA - Voulez Vous

Anja Schneider

your sunday morning song
Steve Bug - Loverboy

Gary Lucas

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

J Rawls

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Nas - The World Is Yours

Chrome Hoof

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Doors - The Crystal Ship

The Jackets

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Music Machine - Hey Joe

Windsurf

you make love?
Love Unlimited Orchestra

Omar

your liberation anthem
The South African national anthem

Justice

5 favorite bands you know personally

Scenario Rock / TTC (Superfamilleconne) / G-Unit/ Teamtendo / Soulwax

Jimmy Edgar

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

Renegade Soundwave

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

Like A Stuntman

you destroy a hotel room?
Minor Threat - Straight Edge

Emma Tricca

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Martyn - May You Never

The Bees

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Stevie Wonder - Sugar

Love Inks

record you were looking for the longest
Love - Forever Changes

Syd Matters

you make love?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Ashley Beedle

you sit in a plane?

Books and mags only on planes.

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in a plane?
Alan Parsons Project - Time

Azari & III

you drive a car late at night?

F: I don't drive. So I listen ...

Toby Tobias

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Prefab Sprout - Cars & Girls

Jean-Michel Jarre

best concert you ever attended

That was a concert where I stood on ...

Headman

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

Grizzly Bear

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Cass McCombs - What Isn't Nature?

Kid Loco

you fall asleep?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Tom Vek

5 favorite moments in time

mastering the album, Camden, London 2004 / watching Soul ...

Lone Wolf

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Scott Walker - Farmer In The City

Devendra Banhart

you relax on a beach?
The Icarus Line

Nocturnes

your sunday morning song
Mississippi Fred McDowell - You Gotta Move

Sven Väth

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

Lo Fat Orchestra

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Getting Better

Horace Andy

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I have never spent a night in one.

Coyote

you sit in a plane?
Dan Curtin - Airport Martini

Anne Clark

you wash your hair?

I can’t hear it. The soap’s ...

Mirror Mirror

you cook?
Missy Elliott - Irresistible Delicious

Whomadewho

you are on the tour bus?
Frank Zappa

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite English words

ubiquitous / tremendous / subsequently / cacophony / bollocks

Polly Scattergood

you meet your parents?
Vampire Weekend - I Stand Corrected

Chuck D

you sit in a plane?

The Stax catalogue.

Lloyd Cole

your sunday morning song

Silence.

Bill Adler

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Coltrane - Alabama

Anna Kashfi

a record you fell in love to
Mazzy Star - Look On Down From The Bridge

When Saints Go Machine

you make love?
Nico - Chelsea Girl

Bit-tuner

take these three tools with you:

Jagd-Messer (mit Messer ist besser!) / Schaufel (um den ...

David Holmes

you wake up?
Radiohead

Melanie C

5 favorite moments in time

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

Fanfarlo

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Boards Of Canada - Roygbiv

Nils Frahm

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

Everything Everything

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

Ralphi Rosario

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Spinners - It’s A Shame

Joan As Police Woman

you drive a car late at night?
Nas - Get Down

Lopazz

you go to a club?
Alex Cortex - Inward CTRL

Midlake

first record you remember
Chuck Berry

Fol Chen

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

Sam Amidon

5 favorite human inventions

cows / sheep / pigs / animals / vegetables

Kevin Saunderson

favorite sound in the city?

The sound from the sewer. There’s nothing ...

Hannah Cohen

best concert you ever attended
-

Andy Gill

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

Alex Smoke

you make love?

Gabba

Jill Jones

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
PJ Harvey - Dear Darkness

Psychic Ills

you wake up?
Tibetian Ritual Music - Offering To The Saviour Gompo

Dave Clarke

best concert you ever attended
The Damned

The Late Greats

you sit in the subway?
Public Image Limited

Zambri

you paint your apartment?
Little Dragon - Feather

Malachai

you sit in the subway?
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water

Zohra

you feel like 1989?
Prince & Sheena Easton - U Got The Look

James Yorkston

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Lord, almost anything current and popular. Autotune.

Sarah Jaffe

your liberation anthem
Phantogram - Don't Move

N.A.S.A.

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

Vetiver

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Don Agrati - Sunny Day

US3

the song to be played at your funeral
McCoy Tyner - Contemplation

Comanechi

you wake up?
Bikini Kill - Pussy Whipped

Mugwump

you ride a bicycle?
Prince & The Revolution - Rasperry Beret

Belle & Sebastian

the song to be played at your funeral
Booker T. & The M.G.’s - Green Onions

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

Marc Romboy

you cook?
Luciano Pavarotti

Plum

favorite street?

Victoria Street. It's a gorgeous cobbled street ...

Pacifika

you come home from the club?
Owusu & Hannibal

The Chap

5 favorite cartoon characters

Droopy / Obelix / Opus from Bloom County / Captain Caveman ...

Orishas

you are love sick?

Well, it’s been a long time since ...

Simone White

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Blonde Redhead - Misery Is A Butterfly

Audie Darling

favorite radio station?

Vanderbilt University has a great radio station on ...

The Morning Benders

a song that reminds you of school
Ace Of Base - The Sign

Mavis Staples

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

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
New Order

Tal Weiss

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Frente! - Marvin The Album

Tiago

you are in the sauna?
CB4 - Sweat From My Balls

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

The Priscillas

best concert you ever attended
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

Peter Kruder

you sit in the subway?
Gang Starr - DWYCK

Afrika Bambaataa

you sit in the subway?
Zapp

Newton Faulkner

No. 8
Thomas Leeb - Riddle

Prince Language

you are love sick?
Chris Rea - Josephine

Zwicker

you meet your parents?
The Beatles - Come Together

Max Essa

you sit in a plane?
Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man

Daddy-O

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

Dollskabeat

you make love?
Sylvia

Young Knives

your sunday morning song
Elvis Costello - Indoor Fireworks

Chris Coco

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

Duke Special

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith - Needle In The Hay

Nicole Willis

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian/Observer / Hello! / Wax Poetics 

VV Brown

you take a bubble bath?
Sade - Cherish The Day

Chromatics

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Grace Jones - She's Lost Control

Mooner

No. 10
Peru - Continents

Modeselektor

5 favorite instruments

Pauke /Geige / Trompete / Kontrabass / Gitarre

Scout Niblett

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pixies - Hey

Al McKay

you cook?
Notorious B.I.G.

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Elton John - Bennie And The Jets

Monday Michiru

you sit in the subway?

I like to keep my wits about me ...

Yuck

you miss London?
Male Bonding - Year's Not Long

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

Magic Mike

the song to be played at your funeral
Boyz II Men - It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Pearly Gates

best concert you ever attended
Tina Turner

White Hinterland

first record you remember
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Kissogram

first record you remember
Leonard Cohen

Dennis Kane

a song everyone should hear

See the Willie Nelson.

Mungolian Jetset

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

Heidi Happy

you take a bubble bath?
Frank Sinatra - Strangers In The Night

Alva Noto

you are love sick?
Arvo Pärt - Fratres

Still Going

best concert you ever attended
Public Enemy

Bronnt Industries Kapital

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

Sibrydion

first record you bought
Blur - There's No Other Way

Jacob Golden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Red House Painters - Katy Song

Matmos

you fall asleep?
Nurse With Wound - A Missing Sense

Luca C & Brigante

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

DJ Touché

No. 10

«Beyond The Darkness» (Joe D'Amato, 1979). Not ...

Morpheus

you prepare for an important date?
Spooky Tooth - You Broke My Heart So I Busted Your Jaw ...

Cosmo Vitelli

a song that reminds your friends of you
Spacemen 3 - Revolution

Franz Nicolay

record you were looking for the longest
Jagwa Music cassettes

Theo Parrish

you sit in a plane?
Common

Fabrizio Mammarella

first record you remember
Lucio Battisti - Il Veliero

Barbara Carlotti

you sit in a plane?
Plastic Bertrand - Ca Plane Pour Moi

Tanya Stephens

you run naked through a cornfield?

Police sirens. They will come and catch me!

Yacht

No. 8
Sade - Smooth Operator

The Juan MacLean

No. 10
No Trend - Too Many Humans

Vashti Bunyan

start to learn these three things:

to play the piano / to dance / to be ...

Steve Mason

record you were looking for the longest
G.L.O.B.E. & Whiz Kid - Play That Beat Mr. DJ

Erobique

a song that reminds you of school
Van Halen - Jump

Whirlwind Heat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Neil Young - Ambulance Blues

Bodies Of Water

your boozed up anthem
The Ramones - Chainsaw

Marit Bergman

favorite place to shag?

That’s for me to know etcetera.

Wally Badarou

a song that reminds you of school

A song from pre-Zaïre Congo, which I ...

Defend Moscow

best concert you ever attended
Sigur Rós

Richard Hawley

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t drive which is a good ...

Michael Mayer

first record you bought
Dschingis Khan - Dschingis Khan

Ben Watt

you stay in bed?

Just newspapers and a book please.

Marissa Nadler

you feel like 1982?

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

Soul Mekanik

you are in a depressive mood?
Juca Chaves - Take Me Back To Piaui

Peanut Butter Wolf

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Gary Wilson - You Think You Really Know Me

Annie

you sit in the subway?
Bjørn Torske - Jeg Vil Være Søppelmann

The Soulsavers

you take a bubble bath?
Outkast - The Love Below

Terry Lynn

what should one eat when in the city?

Steamed Fish with fried dumplings.

Bill Callahan

first record you bought
Minor Threat - Out Of Step

Little Dragon

5 favorite human inventions

Synthesizer / Fork / Popcorn / Cake / Swiss army knife

Gnod

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It For You)

The Emperor Machine

you sit in the subway?
John Foxx - Underpass

Kathy Zimmer

first record you bought
Lisa Lisa & The Cult Jam - Head To Toe

Port O'Brien

best concert you ever attended
Cass McCombs

Dego

you cook?
Krishna Shah - Shalimar OST

Lindstrom

a record you fell in love to
Bob Dylan - Girl From The North Country

Micah P. Hinson

first record you bought
Depeche Mode - Violator

Drugstore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

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

Trans Am

you go to a club?
Bruce Springsteen

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
R.E.M.

Linda Lewis

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Isn’t She Lovely; Stevie Wonder - Happy...

Rainer Trüby

perfect anthem for Freiburg
Unlimited Touch - I Hear Music In The Streets

Rebelski

you go to a club?
The Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)

Jesh

No. 8
MGMT - Oracular Spectacular

Beautiful Swimmers

you sit in the subway?
Executive Slacks - The Bus

Kool & The Gang

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye

John Klemmer

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I am too busy trying to get out ...

Cosmin TRG

you drive a car late at night?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Little Jackie

you meet your parents?
Miles Davis

Bobbito Garcia

you prepare for an important date?
Donnie - Do You Know

AM

No. 9
Pink Floyd - The Dark Side Of The Moon

Mark E.

you wake up?
Phuture - Rise From Your Grave

James Pants

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Seeds - A Faded Picture

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite sports team?

The national handball team.

Yellowman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Yellowman - Nobody Move Nobody Get Hurt

Turzi

a record you fell in love to
Eric Serra - Le Grand Bleu

Lanoiraude

5 favorite cities

Playin 4 the City. A top French deep ...

Hannah Scott

your sunday morning song
Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy

Justus Köhncke

your sunday morning song

Sonntagmorgens keinesfalls Musik. Ausser ich bin noch wach.

Mouse On Mars

get these three pets:

Papagei (Klassiker) / Äffchen / Walfisch

Bomb The Bass

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

Captain Sensible

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

trains / pubs / bicycle lanes

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you go fishing?

Never music when fishing. One has to be ...

Jakob der Lügner

a song that reminds you of school
Yazz - The Only Way Is Up

Ame

you take a bubble bath?
Fleetwood Mac - Albatross

Round Table Knights

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

James Murphy

you destroy a hotel room?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Lotte Kestner

a record you fell in love to
Kings Of Convenience - Riot On An Empty Street

Rumer

best concert you ever attended

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

The Good Natured

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Vogue / NME / The Sunday Times. I read none ...

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Fiona Daniel

you cook?
Esbjörn Svensson Trio

Richard Norris

you stay in bed?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Simple Kid

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Raspberry Beret

Metronomy

first record you remember
Simply Red

Robin Saville

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

DJ Hell

you relax on a beach?
Brazilian Girls - Lazy Lover

Air

a song that reminds your friends of you
Funkadelic - Cosmic Slop

Tim Sweeney

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

James Holden

the song to be played at your funeral
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Candi Staton

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

George Duke

first record you remember
David Fathead Newman - Hard Times

Luke Solomon

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Van Morrison - Sweet Thing

Pepe Bradock

you ride a bicycle?
Dorothy Ashby - Autumn In Rome

The Project Club

you are on a football field?
Neu! - Für Immer

Bing Ji Ling

first record you remember
Simon & Garfunkel - The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin...

Munk

you go to a club?

Hardbop oder Descargas.

Division Of Laura Lee

you come home from the club?
Marvin Gaye - You Sure Love To Ball

My Morning Jacket

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

Brian Jackson

first record you remember
Clifford Brown with Strings - Yesterdays

Kissey Asplund

you feel like 1992?
Souls Of Mischief - 93‘ Til Infinity

Cajun Dance Party

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you come home from the club?

Flo: Ich würd gern was hören ...

Art Brut

a record you fell in love to
Helen Love - Does Your Heart Go Boom?

My Bee's Garden

your liberation anthem
Joy Division - Transmission

Droog

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

Mechanical Bride

your sunday morning song
Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Wom...

Living Things

you make love?
Nirvana - Heart Shaped Box

Nicky Siano

your ultimate heartbreak song
Betty Wright - If You Love Me Like You Say You Love Me

Mélissa Laveaux

the song to be played at your funeral
Lhasa De Sela - Anywhere On This Road

Mark Richardson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Rammstein - Moskau

Faust

you make love?

Ich bin 1949 geboren, tschuldige.

Broken Social Scene

get these three pets:

a monkey / a cat / a raccoon

Martin Rev

you want to get inspired?
Sun Ra

Telepopmusik

the song to be played at your funeral
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Fujiya & Miyagi

record you were looking for the longest
Can - Future Days

Coldplay

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Nedry

the song to be played at your funeral

I dont care, I'll be dead.

Oneida

you make love?

I don’t like a soundtrack to sex.

Treefight For Sunlight

best concert you ever attended
Dirty Projectors

Editors

you are on the tour bus?
Adem - These Are Your Friends

Aaron Wright

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
The Proclaimers - Sunshine On Leith

Dollboy

you prepare for an important date?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Luke Haines

5 favorite cartoon characters

I don’t watch or read cartoons. I ...

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Geto Boys

Our Broken Garden

you are love sick?
Munck//Johnson - Here Comes You

Angel Deradoorian

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Ian Pooley

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Michael Reinboth

you sit in a plane?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Chris & Cosey

a record you fell in love to
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Cortney Tidwell

No. 9
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Bloc Party

you are in a depressive mood?
Manic Street Preachers - Small Black Flowers That Grow ...

Peter, Bjorn & John

you work in the garden?
Toto - Africa

Olafur Arnalds

first record you bought
2Pac - Greatest Hits

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Lightning Bolt

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm So Tired

Leo Zero

first record you remember
Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth

Ora Cogan

you are love sick?
Irma Thomas - I Wish Someone Would Care

Kathryn Williams

you walk in the rain?
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Parlour

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

The Invisible

5 favorite records
Eugene McDaniels - Headless Heroes Of The Apocalypse

Justine D

5 favorite records
The Zombies - Odessey & Oracle

Todd Terje

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Pointer Sisters - I'm So Excited

Apache Beat

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

The Bangles

you ride a bicycle?
Cat Stevens - Here Comes My Baby

Mr Scruff

you destroy a hotel room?
A Cetain Ratio - Wild Party

John Daly

take these three books along:

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

Lexx

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - I Want You (LP)

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Jarvis Cocker

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Giorgobis tve» by Otar Ioseliani

Dinky

5 favorite records
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 2

Hot Chip

you come home from the club?

Al: A record on Kompakt, «Pop Ambient». With ...

Lhasa

best song by Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen - Waiting For The Miracle

Jonathan Wilson

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jenny O. - Come Get Me

Brennan Green

you make love?

Screams of exctacy from my lover. This is ...

Efterklang

first record you bought
Nirvana - Nevermind

Cosmo

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Anything bad happening to my child / Heights – but ...

Invisible Conga People

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

No Age

you wash your hair?
The Kinks - Animal Farm

Padded Cell

you come home from the club?

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

We Are Wolves

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Contemporary / Flash Art / Film Comment

Lovefingers

you cook?
Alice Coltrane - Journey In Satchidananda

Architecture In Helsinki

best concert you ever attended
The Avalanches

Woodpigeon

5 favorite personal victories

Singing in front of someone / Going back to ...

Julia Franck

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite movies

«2001: A Space Odyssey» by Stanley Kubrick / «The ...

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you go to a club?
Sparklehorse - Painbirds

Dennis Bovell

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing

DJ Mehdi

you jog?

I just don’t jog.

Glass Candy

take these three DVDs along:

«The Fearless Vampire Killers» by Roman Polanski / Gilligan ...

Alter Ego

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

Seelenluft

your ultimate heartbreak song
Django Reinhardt - When Day Is Done

Riccio

favorite street?

Via Saragozza, the longest porticoed street in the ...

Gravenhurst

you walk in the rain?
David Dundas & Rick Wentworth - Withnail's Theme

Kurt Maloo

you fall asleep?
Teitur - Louis Louis

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
The Gories - Outta Here

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite magazines

Zeit, Geo, Süddeutsche, Falter, Wire.

Alan Oldham


Comics that inspired me (in no particular order)

David Morales

you run from the cops?
Rhythm Heritage - The Theme From S.W.A.T.

Quiet Village

you sit in a plane?
Grover Washington Jr. - Mister Magic

Adonis

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - It's Gonna Be Lonely

Prefuse 73

you paint your apartment?
DJ Nobody

Ratatat

you go to a club?
Jay-Z - I Just Wanna Luv U

Hacienda

a song that reminds your friends of you
Lee Dorsey - Working In The Coalmine

Bill Brewster

you run from the cops?
Junior Murvin - Police & Thieves

DJ Nu-Mark

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

Tridact

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

Glimpse

5 favorite things that make you sexy

my girlfriend / hotel rooms / music / red wine / to ...

Kris Menace

you camp in the desert?
Mogwai - Auto Rock

Jimi Jamison

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bonnie Raitt - I Can't Make You Love Me

These New Puritans

you drive a car late at night?
David Bowie - We Prick You

Tracey Thorn

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rufus Wainwright

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite personal belongings

Um es mit dem Text von «Woman» (ein ...

Kelli Ali

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

Wordsworth

first record you remember
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
The Fatback Band - Let The Drums Speak

Brasstronaut

you walk in the rain?
Islands - Volcanoes

Wooden Shjips

you need to get work done?
Les Rallizes Denudes

Higamos Hogamos

you relax on a beach?
The Velvet Underground - What Goes On

Heavy

you wash your hair?
J Dilla - Shake It Down

Mugison

5 favorite personal belongings

My laptop computer / headphones / my wallet that is ...

Terence Bernardo

best soundtrack ever
Jon Brion - Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

Chikinki

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

Karl Culley

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

Bottin

first record you remember
Woobinda

Senor Coconut

you sit in a plane?
Sun Ra - We Travel The Spaceways

Molly Wagger

5 favorite months

May / June / December / September / March

Sandro Perri

you sit in a plane?
Caetano Veloso - Lua Lua Lua Lua

Alela Diane

perfect anthem for Nevada?
Casual Fog - Bitchin' Majestic

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal tragedies

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

Camille

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

DJ Kent

you drive into the country?
The KLF - Chill Out

Pastor

your ultimate heartbreak song
Noah And The Whale - Blue Skies

Peter Broderick

the song to be played at your funeral
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Lail Arad

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

Jazzanova

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Nein... lieber globales Mobilverbot.

Heidi

you wake up?
Smog

Woolfy

your sunday morning song
Woolfy - A Pint A Day

Jacques Renault

No. 11
The Kinks - All Day And All Of The Night

Bob Power

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jay & The Techniques - Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie

Cazals

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Primal Scream - Kill All Hippies

John Foxx

you prepare for an important date?
Harold Budd & Brian Eno - The Pearl

C. Gibbs

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky); TLC - No...

Gossip

you work in the garden?
Kitty Wells - It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels

Seether

No. 4
Queens Of The Stone Age - Songs For The Deaf

Ronny & Renzo

you are angry?
The Klinik - Face To Face

Kon & Amir

you jog?
Tag Team - Whoomp There It Is!

Daniel Wang

record you were looking for the longest
«24 Hours from Culture»

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

Charlotte Hatherley

a song you wish you'd written yourself
David Bowie - Life On Mars

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Guided by Voices - Motor Away

Birdy Nam Nam

you take a bubble bath?

I only take showers.

Race Horses

you cook?
Electric Light Orchestra - Xanadu

Tim Mälzer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sam Brown - Stop

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jaheim - Fabulous

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

Boom Bip

you take a bubble bath?
Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath Vol. 5

Shawn Lee

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Shawn Lee - Happiness

Whitehouse

your sunday morning song
Francis Lai - Scene d'Amour

Dwele

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

DJ Cherrystones

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Aphrodite's Child - Air

The Miserable Rich

you sit in the subway?
The Pharcyde - Runnin’

Empire Of The Sun

you sit in a plane?
Daft Punk - Something About Us

The Rayographs

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Eliane Radigue

Jesse Lenat

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Edith Piaf - Le Chasseur de l'Hotel

Shine 2009

you go to a club?
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Ingrid Olava

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

The same best job as anywhere else in ...

Holger Czukay

you are on a football field?

Ich höre auf die Schreie von sich ...

Electric 6

you wake up?
High On Fire - Fireface

Miss Platnum

you go to a club?
Jay-Z

Karolina Stenstöm

which person from the city you like the most?

no one

Pink Skull

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Heroes

Travis

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

Sondre Lerche

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

Moonboots

No. 1
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Hatcham Social

your party anthem
Eurythmics - Thorn In My Side

Matthew Herbert

get these three pets:

a blue whale / a killer whale / a humpback ...

Trusme

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Ost & Kjex

you prepare for an important date?
CJ Gee - Don't Want No Short Dick Man

Loane

record you were looking for the longest

Mine!

Joakim

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

Erik Truffaz

No. 9
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

Lucky Luke

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

Lucky Soul

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

Kinski

your liberation anthem
The Archies - Feelin' So Good

CALLmeKAT

favorite club?

I’m no big club-goer. Daniel Fridell (whom ...

Karl Bartos

record you were looking for the longest

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

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite personal victories

making my first album and having it come ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite places in Chicago

my apartment / Lula / The Art Institute of Chicago ...

Beppe Loda

your ultimate heartbreak song
Beppe Loda - Impressioni

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your ultimate heartbreak song
Patsy Cline - She’s Got You

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Baikonour

your sunday morning song
The Skatalites - Coconut Rock

The Shortwave Set

the song to be played at your funeral
Elton John - Candle In The Wind

Interpol

you pretend to be married?
Manu Chao - Je Ne t'aime Plus

Sumner Brothers

you wake up?

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

Moving Units

best Beatles song

Past Masters 2

The Earlies

your ultimate heartbreak song
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

Ilya Santana

you jog?
Intergalactic Orchestra

New Young Pony Club

your boozed up anthem
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal belongings

wallet / keys / credit card / piano / glasses

Kasper Bjorke

best concert you ever attended
The Cure

Ray Mang

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Matthew Dear

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
John Prine - Great Compromise

The Revenge

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - The Man Machine

Leroy Burgess

a record you fell in love to
Grover Washington Jr. - Passion Flower

Ruede Hagelstein

you wake up?
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

White Denim

you walk in the rain?
Rufus Wainwright - Vicious World
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first record you remember
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the song to be played at your funeral
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