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Prefuse 73

is one of the aliases Guillermo Scott Herren uses to compose probably the most experimental hip hop in history. His debut «Vocal Studies & Uprock Narratives»  launched a whole genre – avant hip hop. Furthermore the American producer records as Savath & Savalas and Delarosa & Asora beautiful leftfield folktronica.

Which song do you listen to when...
you take a bubble bath?
Nina Simone
you camp in the desert?
Animal Collective
you go to a club?
Lord Finesse
you prepare for an important date?
Slum Village
you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton
you want to disturb your neighbours?

Prefuse 73 (rough mixes especially) – that shit disturbs me!

you drive a car late at night?

What car?

you fall asleep?
Tyondai Braxton
you make love?

Mixtapes that go different places, put on repeat.

you paint your apartment?
DJ Nobody
you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Nas
you play ping-pong?
The Mars Volta
you sit in a plane?
Jesu - Jesu (LP)
you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Broadcast
you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dungen
you are stoned?
Madlib
you sit in the subway?
Christian Fennesz

And shit that drowns out sound and people.

you wake up?
Dave Pajo - Pajo (LP)
a song that reminds you of school
Kurtis Blow - Basketball
best Stevie Wonder song

When anyone sings about season's changing... that's their best song.

your boozed up anthem
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Shimmy Shimmy Ya
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Booker Little - Man of Words
a record you fell in love to
Henry Mancini - A Touch Of Evil
first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall
the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Prekop - Sam Prekop

Stayed with me for a year.

your ultimate heartbreak song
Wendy & Bonnie - By The Sea
your liberation anthem
Pharoah Sanders - Tauhid (LP)
first record you bought
Prince - 1999
Michael Jackson - Thriller
a song that reminds your friends of you

Probably something I made over the years.

a song you would send over the ocean
Mark Hollis - Mark Hollis

That record doesn’t get old.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Edan - Beauty And The Beat (LP)

Kris Menace

you camp in the desert?
Mogwai - Auto Rock

Morgan Geist

you wake up?

Silence.

Paul Frick

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Edgard Varèse - Amériques

Boozoo Bajou

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

Ashley Beedle

you wake up?

None. My waking up is done in solitude.

Tha 4orce

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters

Droog

you dig for old records?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Casual

you sit in a plane?

Just beats and instrumentals.

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal tragedies

there are too many and they are too ...

Kid Loco

you make love?
Jon Lucien - Rashida

Glen Johnson

a song that reminds you of school
The Specials - Too Much Too Young

Monday Michiru

you wake up?

The song of nature. Right now in spring ...

Pacifika

you ride a bicycle?

The sound of the crickets and the free ...

Max Romeo

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Howling Bells

your party anthem
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your sunday morning song
Yo La Tengo - Autumn Sweater

!!!

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Look Back In Anger

Pink Skull

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Heroes

Newton Faulkner

No. 8
Thomas Leeb - Riddle

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite clubs

The Living Room, NYC / Komedia, Brighton / Start The ...

Jacob Golden

your party anthem
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Al Kent

first record you bought
The Specials - Gangsters

Tom Vek

5 favorite things that make you sexy

being polite/ being interested / being nice / trying to ...

Treefight For Sunlight

your guilty pleasure song
All Saints - Never Ever

Rocko Schamoni

which person from the city you like the most?

Heino Jaeger. Verstorbener Maler und Entertainer.

Jonathan Wilson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Benji Hughes - Girl In The Tower

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Carl Craig - From the Vault of Planet E

The Battle Of Land And Sea

the song to be played at your funeral

I have yet to write that song.

Lone Wolf

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ivor Cutler - Jam

Sebastien Tellier

your sunday morning song
Perry Como - Solo Tu

Dego

you cook?
Krishna Shah - Shalimar OST

Kool Keith

you jog?
The Gap Band - Oops Upside Your Head

Rainer Trüby

your sunday morning song
Cat Stevens - Bring Another Bottle Baby

Pepe Bradock

you take a bubble bath?
The Cyrkle - The Visit (She Was Here)

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you drive into the country?
Guided By Voices - Motor Away

Dan Michaelson

your party anthem
Jonathan Richman - I Was Dancing In The Lesbian Bar

Kid Koala

you are love sick?
Hank Williams - Lovesick Blues

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Elvis Presley - Snowbird

M.A.N.D.Y.

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite places in LA

my bed / Silver Lake Reservoir / «Show», a great ...

DJ Vadim

you drive a car late at night?
Skream

Cazals

record you were looking for the longest
The Action - I'll Keep Holding On

Audie Darling

favorite street?

Elliston Place. It’s not as cool as ...

Omar

a record you fell in love to
The Softones - Hey There Lonely Girl

The Emperor Machine

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

DJ Touché

No. 4

«Zombie» aka «Zombie Flesh Eaters» (Lucio Fulci, 1979 ...

Circlesquare

you destroy a hotel room?
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Angel Deradoorian

record you were looking for the longest
Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti

Kinky

5 favorite records
Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

Au Revoir Simone

you drive a car late at night?
Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme

Black Angels

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Zombies - Odessey & Oracle

Simone White

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Simone White - Worm Was Wood

AM

No. 1
Arthur Verocai - Arthur Verocai

DJ Kent

you drive into the country?
The KLF - Chill Out

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cartoon characters

Hank Hill (from «King of the Hill») / Doug ...

Miss Platnum

you run from the cops?
Miss Platnum - Mercedes Benz

Alter Ego

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Velvet Underground - Sweet Jane

Orishas

you paint your apartment?

Definitely Cuban music. You need to listen to ...

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite movies

Unzählbar.

Ronny & Renzo

you sit in the subway?
Philip Glass - Vessels

Luca C & Brigante

you wake up?
Burt Bacharach - Are You There (With Another Girl)

Eagles Of Death Metal

you had enough of this world?
Amazing Grace

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cartoon characters

Family Guy / Yogi Bear / Barney Flintstone / Spiderman / Popeye

DJ Hell

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

Wordsworth

a song you wish you'd written yourself
2Pac - So Many Tears

Chelonis R. Jones

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
America - A Horse With No Name

Tiga

first record you bought
Real Life - Send Me An Angel

Like A Stuntman

you come home from the club?
Van Dyke Parks - Palm Desert

Alela Diane

record you were looking for the longest
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Slove

you are in a depressive mood?
This Mortal Coil - Song To The Siren

Camille

you sit in the subway?
Edith Piaf

Mugison

5 favorite drinks

Water / any kind of beer / Orange juice / Whiskey ...

Baikonour

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nico - Janitor Of Lunacy

Afrika Bambaataa

perfect anthem for the Bronx
The Incredible Bongo Band - Apache

Telepopmusik

best video clip you ever saw
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

Richard Hawley

5 favorite movies

All the Bruce Lee films.

Cosmo

5 favorite fruits

Bananas / Mangos / Clementines / Apples / Pears

Wall-E

you wake up?
Michael Crawford - Put On Your Sunday Clothes

Gemma Ray

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Gary Glitter - Hello! Hello! I'm Back Again

John Foxx

you feel like 1980?
Gary Numan - Cars

Kathryn Williams

your party anthem
Leonard Cohen - Sisters Of Mercy

The Chap

5 favorite instruments

piccolo snare / the bass / singing saw / organ (any ...

Moving Units

the song to be played at your funeral
Neil Young

The Phantom Band

a record you fell in love to
Elton John - Tiny Dancer

Electric 6

you are in a depressive mood?
Beck - Sea Change (LP)

Stratus

you make love?
Jacques Brel - J'Arrive

Phil Mison

best concert you ever attended
Jon Lucien

Vetiver

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

Ian Pooley

you ride a bicycle?
Supergrass - Going Out

Annie

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

Sons And Daughters

you make breakfast?
Orange Juice - Blue Boy

The Bangles

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Nirvana - In Utero

Kissey Asplund

you wake up?
Nino Oliviero - Una Moglie Americana

Heidi

you jog?

I’m afraid I don’t jog.

Ratatat

a song that reminds you of school
Pavement

Pyrolator

you prepare for an important date?
Jose Gonzalez - Heartbeats

Rebelski

perfect anthem for Manchester
New Order - Regret

Cajun Dance Party

your boozed up anthem
Titus Andronicus - No Future

Leroy Burgess

your sunday morning song

Whatever is playing at the church that day ...

Metronomy

your party anthem
Wayne Wonder - No Letting Go

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Captain Beefheart - Clear Spot

Soul Clap

best soundtrack ever
«The Bodyguard»

Horace Andy

No. 8
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Boom Bip

you come home from the club?
Can - Halleluhwah

Apache Beat

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Velvet Underground - Velvet Underground (LP)

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Lightning Bolt

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Bebel Gilberto

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson - This Is It

Morton Valence

you walk in the rain?
Selfish Cunt - Britain Is Shit

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

These New Puritans

you sit by the river?
Benjamin Britten

White Hinterland

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I live in the dark ages, where my ...

Johnossi

favorite restaurant?

J: I really would recommend «Teatergrillen». It’s ...

The Soulsavers

your party anthem
Led Zeppelin - Rock And Roll

Tiago

you cook?
The Equals - Something Beautiful

Daniel Wang

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

Lydia Lunch

you drive into the country?
Howlin' Wolf - The Natchez Burning; Bobbie Gentry - Ode...

Chromatics

best video clip you ever saw
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible

Tahiti 80

you drive a car late at night?
Audio Bullys - The Snow

Senor Coconut

you relax on a beach?
Merzbow

Mooner


Top 10 Cosmic LPs of all time

Tony Carrasco

your liberation anthem
Bob Marley - Could You Be Loved

Drugstore

you run from the cops?

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

My Bee's Garden

a song you would send over the ocean
Alain Bashung - Madame Rêve

Cornelius

you repair a synthesizer?
Raymond Scott

Shitdisco

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Let's Dance

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm So Tired

Valery Gore

you prepare for an important date?
Jamie Lidell - When I Come Back Around

DJ Cherrystones

you make love?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Richard Norris

you make love?
Can - Yoo Doo Right

The Good Natured

take these three books along:

A book about horoscopes, I am into that ...

Mungolian Jetset

first record you bought
Queen - Play The Game

Invisible Conga People

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tomokawa Kazuki - Inu

Mark Archer

record you were looking for the longest
Santos - Work The Box (Space The Box)

Still Going

the song to be played at your funeral
War - All Day Music

Bobbito Garcia

you go to a club?
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

First Aid Kit

you are love sick?
Bob Dylan - Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mi...

Sarah Jaffe

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bon Iver - For Emma Forever Ago

Sibrydion

your party anthem
The Pogues - Fiesta

Lo Fat Orchestra

your boozed up anthem

Keine Ahnung, wie wärs mit «Durstige M ...

Beppe Loda

your ultimate heartbreak song
Beppe Loda - Impressioni

Shawn Lee

the song to be played at your funeral
The Free Design - Love Does Not Die

Gary Numan

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Tubeway Army - Are Friends Electric?

Olafur Arnalds

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Max Richter - Horizon Variations

Steve Mason

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

Mark Richardson

you make love?
Tool - Prison Sex

Oneida

you go fishing?

Haven’t fished since I was 8 years ...

Lindstrom

perfect anthem for Oslo
Uriah Heep - Heartache City

Pilooski

your party anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Alexander Robotnick

you make love?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Midlake

record you were looking for the longest
Pat Suzuki - How High The Moon

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Polly Scattergood

you sit by the river?
Leonard Cohen - Bird On A Wire

Round Table Knights

you shop for shoes?
The Smiths - This Charming Man

Zohra

5 favorite movies

«Being John Malkovich» by Spike Jonze / «Vanilla Sky ...

Brennan Green

you go to a club?

The music that is playing. Of course.

Rumer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Hoyt Axton - Greenback Dollar

Hatcham Social

perfect anthem for London
Blur

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

We Are Wolves

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

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite records
Nick Drake - Bryter Layter

Million Stylez


Stockholm

I love Stockholm because I was born ...

Ian Hart

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

Bjorn Torske

you sit in the subway?

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

David Pajo

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Charlie McCarthy / Mac Arthur / Charlie Feathers

Tanya Stephens

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

The Earlies

the song to be played at your funeral
Kermit The Frog - Rainbow Connection

Ruede Hagelstein

you go to a club?
Caribou - Leave House

The Rayographs

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Delia Derbyshire

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
The Doors - Waiting For The Sun

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you ride a bicycle?

I reckon I reside in quite literally the ...

Candi Staton

best concert you ever attended
Justin Timberlake, London 2007

Max Tundra

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

Memory Band

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

Toby Tobias

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

Trans Am

you cook?

Commercial radio stations.

Ray Mang

you play a game of chess?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Terence Bernardo

your party anthem
Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot The Son of Chico Dusty

Trevor Jackson

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Computerwold

Dwele

best video clip you ever saw
Oaktown's 3-5-7 - Wild & Loose

Unconventional Science

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

J Rawls

first record you bought
Kiss - Alive!

George Duke

a record you fell in love to
Milton Nascimento - Clube Da Esquina

James Murphy

you wash your hair?
Chrome - Firebomb

Bill Adler

your liberation anthem
Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers - Bustin' Loose

Large Professor

5 favorite MCs

Rakim / Kool G Rap / Nas / Slick Rick / Intelligent ...

Alva Noto

you go to a club?
Bobby Peru - Erotic Discourse (Audiojack Remix)

Trentemoller

you wake up?
Brian Eno - Thursday Afternoon

The Golden Filter

you paint your apartment?
Health - Triceratops

Julia Franck

take these three DVDs along:

oh, DVDs kämen auf eine einsame Insel ...

Jacques Renault

No. 2
Aphrodite’s Child - The Four Horsemen

Joakim

you go to a club?

The records in my bag.

Melanie C

5 favorite books

Yann Martel: «Life of Pi» / JD Salinger: «Catcher ...

Ora Cogan

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Deep Purple - Bloodsucker

Shine 2009

you surf the internet?
Superstar & Star - I Like You I Like You. I Love You.

Anna Kashfi

first record you bought
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

Captain Sensible

get these three pets:

rabbit / dog / chicken

Minotaur Shock

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Gonzales - Presidential Suite

When Saints Go Machine

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

Sharon van Etten

the song to be played at your funeral
Nick Drake - Which Will

Kissogram

you drive a car late at night?
Nagat El-Saghira - Ana Bashak El-Bahr

Coldplay

the song to be played at your funeral
Jimmy Cliff - Many Rivers To Cross

The Miserable Rich

you make love?
Spiritualized - Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In...

Lhasa

a song to seduce you
Al Green - Here I Am

Todd Terje

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

Cosmin TRG

you prepare for an important date?
Anthony Rother - Hacker

Charles Webster

you make love?

This is secret.

Leon Ware

first record you remember
Nat King Cole - Too Young

The Hidden Cameras

a song to seduce you
Scott Walker

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Mirror Mirror

you play ping-pong?
Slayer - Fight Till Death

Justus Köhncke

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

DJ Nature

a song that reminds your friends of you
B.B.C.S. & A - Rock Shock

The Shortwave Set

record you were looking for the longest
The Beta Band - Champion Versions EP

Michael Reinboth

you ride a bicycle?
Moodymann

Fingerpicked

No. 17
Stratus - Footprints (Fragments, 2011)

Azari & III

you prepare for an important date?

DA: This CD by Richard Simmons with dance ...

Pastor

you wake up?
Kindness - Cyan

Apiento

perfect anthem for London
David Bowie - Heroes

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jaheim - Fabulous

The Diaphanoids

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Primal Scream

Moonboots

best concert you ever attended
The Penguin Café Orchestra

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your party anthem
Chris Montez - Let’s Dance

Bottin

No. 6

Rome Fiumicino FCO. I don’t know if ...

Turzi

best soundtrack ever
Terry Riley - Le Secret De La Vie

Chromeo

No. 6
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

Dennis Kane

your party anthem
James Brown - Give It Up Or Turn It A Loose

Glass Candy

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

XXL / Scratch / The source

Kurt Maloo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Double/Kurt Maloo vs. Double - Rangoon Moon

Daddy-O

you feel like 1982?
Cold Crush Brothers vs. Fantastic 5

Dillon

you sit in the subway?
The Kills - Last Day Of Magic

Trusme

your ultimate heartbreak song
Jill Scott - Who Is Jill Scott?

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Taco - Puttin’ On The Ritz

Barbara Carlotti

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I hate ring tones.

Wolfmother

you had enough of this world?
Pink Floyd - Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun

A Mountain Of One

your boozed up anthem
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

Karl Culley

your party anthem
PFM - Danny's Song

US3

your boozed up anthem
Gil Scott-Heron - The Bottle

Sam Amidon

5 favorite places in Vermont

the Northeast Kingdom / the Bread and Puppet Museum ...

Blow Monkeys

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

Peter Kruder

best video clip you ever saw
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Soul Mekanik

you need to get work done?
LNR - Work It To The Bone

Magic Mike

first record you bought
The Jackson 5 - Goin' Back To Indiana

Matmos

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

Terry Lynn

favorite place to shag?

That’s personal. Home.

Anne Clark

you walk in the rain?
Djuma Soundsystem - Les Djinns (Trentemoller Remix)

A Touch Of Class

you destroy a hotel room?
Black Flag - Nervous Breakdown

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite fruits

apple / banana / watermelon (not the fruit itself, but ...

Young Knives

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

The Revenge

the song to be played at your funeral
Steely Dan - Do It Again

Birdy Nam Nam

you come home from the club?

Nothing!!!

Rich Medina

you feel like 1982?
Fearless Four - Rockin' It

Marit Bergman

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

Mouse On Mars

a record you fell in love to
Mortician - Devoured Alive

Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

Nedry

first record you bought
The Pogues - The Very Best Of The Pogues

Fanfarlo

the song to be played at your funeral
Lee Hazlewood - Your Sweet Love

Prefuse 73

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Prekop - Sam Prekop

Smudo

you wake up?
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Peanut Butter Wolf

you make love?

Too personal, but it’s gotta be instrumental.

Devendra Banhart

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

Seether

you make love?
Portishead - Roads

Doe Paoro

your boozed up anthem
Ghostface Killah – Saturday Nite

Jackpot

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

Georg Levin

you camp in the desert?
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

The Priscillas

take these three CDs/records with you:
David Bowie - Pin Ups

DJ Mehdi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bob Dylan - It Ain't Me, Babe

Skull Defekts

get these three pets:

Shark / Owl / My friends Jerome & Mattias’ cat Misan

Marissa Nadler

a record you fell in love to
Tom Waits

Love Inks

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Whirlwind Heat

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

Caribou

best Beatles song
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Travis

you need to get work done?

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

Morningwood

first record you bought
Debbie Gibson

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song by Joe Cocker and ABBA.

Our Broken Garden

you walk in the rain?
Lise Westzynthius - Cross My Heart

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things about LA

Mexican Food / Weather / The Dodgers / Grifith Observitory / Tar ...

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite human inventions

Guitar / Bass / Drums / Piano / Amplification

Barn Owl

you walk in the rain?
Julee Cruise - Into The Night

Lucky Soul

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

Peter, Bjorn & John

you are in a depressive mood?
Shawn Colvin

Bosque Brown

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Townes Van Zandt - Marie

Nicky Siano

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Jackson 5 - Forever Came Today

Nocturnes

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pride Of Kenya - You Want Me As Well

Kon & Amir

you make love?
Eric B. & Rakim - Mahogany

Windsurf

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

Dollboy

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

Final Fantasy

you ride a bicycle?
Franz Schubert - Winterreise Song Cycle

King Britt

you are in a depressive mood?
Tears For Fears - Mad World

Everything Everything

your ultimate heartbreak song
Destiny's Child - Independent Women

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Woodpigeon

you play ping-pong?
Sonic Youth - Eric's Trip

Morpheus

your ultimate heartbreak song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Erik Truffaz

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Volta

Gwyneth Herbert

you go to a club?
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Emmy The Great

first record you remember
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Andreya Triana

your party anthem
Missy Elliot - Get Ur Freak On

Rod Thomas

a song that reminds you of school
The Cardigans - Sick And Tired

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds you of school
Hijack

Panico

No. 9
Moonshake - Dirty And Divine

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

best video clip you ever saw
Utopia - Feet Don't Fail Me Now

White Denim

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Beck - Guess I'm Doing Fine

Dinky

5 favorite books

Jeffrey Eugenides: «Midlesex». A story of a real ...

Gravenhurst

you prepare for an important date?

Not sure. I’ll get back to you ...

Anja Schneider

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Computerliebe

Bomb The Bass

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

Peter Broderick

first record you bought
Rancid - Rancid

Bush Tetras

you drive into the country?
Life Aquatic Soundtrack

Radio 4

perfect anthem for New York
The Velvet Underground - Waiting For The Man

Tal Weiss

the song to be played at your funeral
Michael Bloomfield - See That My Grave Is Kept Clean

John Daly

start to learn these three things:

martial arts / transcendental meditation / levitation

Micah P. Hinson

a song you would send over the ocean
Toppie Haynes - Gettin' It Done

CALLmeKAT

favorite sound in the city?

Rain on the roof. Alltime favourite sound! Here ...

Studio

you jog?
Steve Reich - Vermont Counterpoint

Gossip

you make love?
10cc - I'm Not in Love

Broken Social Scene

a song that reminds you of school
Sniff 'n' The Tears - Driver’s Seat

Molly Wagger

5 favorite cities

Salvador / Barcelona / Edinburgh / Comrie / Greenock

Scout Niblett

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

There's not one constant song... but if ...

Kevin Saunderson

favorite street corner?

Gratiot Avenue. That’s where it all came ...

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Irvine Welsh

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

Brian Jackson

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

Hannah Scott

a song that reminds you of school
Boyzone - Key To My Life

C. Gibbs

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Elliott Smith

Mystery Jets

you are in a depressive mood?
Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Living Things

you run from the cops?
Living Things - On All Fours

Jakob der Lügner

you are on a football field?
Stevie Wonder - Masterblaster (Jammin')

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal belongings

dark glasses / guide dog / white stick / Braille Bible ...

Minus 8

you take a bubble bath?
Lalo Schifrin - Jaws

Papst & Abstinenzler

you feel like 1982?
ABC - The Look Of Love

Chrome Hoof

you run naked through a cornfield?
Deacon Blue

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Dominique Leone

your ultimate heartbreak song
Paul McCartney - Junk

Chris Carrier

you sit in the subway?

Here is a good occasion to listen to ...

Mario Basanov & Vidis

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three DVDs along:

«Safe» by Todd Haynes, with Julianne Moore / «La ...

Wally Badarou

a song that reminds your friends of you

How could I know ? Ask them.

José James

you ride a bicycle?

You shouldn’t ride and listen to music ...

Kaos

you meet your parents?
Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love

Erobique

first record you remember
George Baker Selection - Una Paloma Blanca

Cypress Hill

first record you remember
Jimi Hendrix - Band Of Gypsys

Riccio

your ultimate heartbreak song
Yaw - Where Would You Be

Prince Language

you drive a car late at night?
Flying Saucer Attack - Beach Red Lullaby

Faust

you ride a bicycle?
Theme From Bonanza

A Guy Called Gerald

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Joan As Police Woman

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

Bettye Lavette

the song to be played at your funeral
Donny Hathaway - Giving Up Is Hard To Do

Vashti Bunyan

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Guardian / Los Angeles Times / Uncut

Ame

you feel like 1982?
Phil Collins - Behind The Lines

Lloyd Cole

perfect anthem for London
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Charlotte Hatherley

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

The Invisible

5 favorite places in the world

London /Mull / Paris / Tokyo / Mombassa

Brasstronaut

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Ahmad Jamal - I Wish I Knew

Penguin Prison

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Johnny Cash - Unchained

The Project Club

you paint your apartment?
DJ Shadow - Endtroducing (LP)

Interpol

you drive a car late at night?
Frank Black - The Adventure And The Resolution

Beverley Knight

you wash your hair?

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

Parlour

first record you remember
Ralph Lundsten - Svit Elektroniskt Dragspel

Theo Parrish

you camp in the desert?
The Jones Girls - Nights Over Egypt

David Morales

you fall asleep?

Nature Sounds.

The Ones

a song that reminds you of school
Labelle - Lady Marmalade

Chikinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

The Fray

you are love sick?
Ryan Adams - Please Do Not Let Me Go

Defend Moscow

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

Tim Sweeney

you make love?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love (Patrick Cowley Mega Mix)

My Morning Jacket

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Jay-Z - Hard Knock Life

Mechanical Bride

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

Datarock

you are on a football field?
Kaptein Kaliber - Jeg Kjoper Middag

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite movies

«Electroma» by Daft Punk / «Interstella 5555» by Daft ...

Grizzly Bear

you come home from the club?
Deerhunter - Fluorescent Grey

Dave Clarke

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Some cool roots reggae.

Leo Zero

first record you remember
Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth

Glimpse

you feel like 1982?
Dead Or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)

Modeselektor

5 favorite bands you know personally

Motorhead / Radiohead / Blonde Redhead / Metallica / Rolling Stones

Renegade Soundwave

perfect anthem for London
Francis Monkman - The Long Good Friday Theme

Gilles Peterson

you wake up?
Yusef Lateef - Brother John

Nicole Willis

best concert you ever attended
George Duke and Stanley Clarke

Funkmasters

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Erol Alkan

you make love?
Madonna - Live To Tell

Fol Chen

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

Mavis Staples

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Blowin’ In The Wind

Jesper Dahlbäck

where was your first flat?

A small space under a record store.

2raumwohnung

take these three books along:

Eduard von Keyserling: «Fürstinnen» / Sogyal Rinpoche: «Das ...

Division Of Laura Lee

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Adolescents - I Hate Children

Air

record you were looking for the longest
The Left Banke - Pretty Ballerina

Seelenluft

first record you remember
Trio Eugster

Neon Heights

you cook?
Jack Johnson

James Holden

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

Sondre Lerche

you camp in the desert?
Van Dyke Parks - Bing Crosby

Bloc Party

you are in a depressive mood?
Joy Division - Decades

The Juan MacLean

No. 10
No Trend - Too Many Humans

Bill Callahan

your ultimate heartbreak song
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today

Holger Czukay

you sit in the subway?

Ich hasse Musik in der U-Bahn.

Ewan Pearson

first record you bought
Laura Branigan - Self Control

Bob Power

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

Sandi Thom

you wake up?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Karl Bartos

first record you remember
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Padded Cell

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

Thievery Corporation

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

Lucky Luke

a record you fell in love to
Pavement - Range Life

Mugwump

you take a bubble bath?
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Kinski

a record you fell in love to
Johnny Hartman

Tridact

you camp in the desert?
Psyance - The Answer

Jesh

No. 8
MGMT - Oracular Spectacular

Lovefingers

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

Lisbee Stainton

first record you remember
Eric Clapton - Layla

Tindersticks

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy Theme

Defari

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

Ilya Santana

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Vangelis - Alpha

Marius Circus

best concert you ever attended
Gayngs

Clare & The Reasons

your ultimate heartbreak song
Paul McCartney - Tug Of War

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Tim Mälzer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Aretha Franklin - Respect (Albert Cabrera Remix)

Robin Saville

you drive a car late at night?
Burial - Broken Home

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you sit in the subway?
Jamie Lidell - Multiply

Matthew Herbert

take these three books along:

Kyril Bonfiglioni: «The Mortdecai Trilogy» by / Don DeLillo ...

Wooden Shjips

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Chubby Parker - King Kong Kitchie Kitchie Ki-Me-O

Odawas

the song to be played at your funeral
Dennis Wilson - End Of The Show

Heavy

you want to tell your boyfriend it's over?
Heavy - Second Chance

Howlin' Rain

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Black Vial

Yoav

your party anthem
Missy Elliott - Pass That Dutch

Andy Gill

a record you fell in love to
I-Roy - The First Cut Is The Deepest

Soft Rocks

you rob a bank?
Trigger - Trigger

N.A.S.A.

a song that reminds your friends of you
Common - Be

Mélissa Laveaux

first record you bought
Aaliyah - Age Ain't Nothing But A Number

John Klemmer

you fall asleep?

I am fascinated by any and all music ...

Ralphi Rosario

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Ed Harcourt

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

Jesse Lenat

you shop for shoes?
Leonard Cohen - Bird On A Wire

Yellowman

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

Fiona Daniel

you are on the tour bus?
Eels - I Like Birds

Lail Arad

you make love?
Salt 'n' Pepa - Let's Talk About Sex

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Mr Scruff

you sit in a plane?
Silver Convention - Fly Robin Fly

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite club?

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

Wooden Birds

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

Whomadewho

you watch girls go by?
Blur - Song 2

Junior Boys

your guilty pleasure song

I live guilt free.

Zambri

you wake up?
Radiohead - Idioteque

Van She

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Don't come home after DJing / In a ...

Heidi Happy

you go to a club?

Am liebsten etwas, das ich weder kenne noch ...

Yuck

you are love sick?
The Cure - Friday I'm in Love

Ingrid Olava

which song fits the city the best?

So many. I find the sound of a ...

James Yorkston

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
Billy McDonald - The Grimey City

Brothers Of End

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Femme Fatale

Little Dragon

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - When Did You Stop Loving Me

David Rodigan

No. 11
The Abyssinians - Declaration Of Rights

Matthew Dear

take these three tools with you:

Guitar Tuner / Guitar / Guitar string cutter

El-P

first record you remember
a Muppet Show record

Meret Becker

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Townes Van Zandt - Waiting Around To Die

David Holmes

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Rare Earth - Get Ready

Plum

get these three pets:

a pet dolphin to ride me to the ...

Kelli Ali

you relax on a beach?
Tim Buckley - Strange Feeling

Max Essa

you take a bubble bath?
Herb Alpert - Manhattan Melody

Stefan Goldmann

you cook?
James Blood Ulmer - No Wave

Telephones

you take a bubble bath?
Tony Esposito - Danza Dell'Acqua

Mark E.

you wake up?
Phuture - Rise From Your Grave

Little Jackie

you take a bubble bath?
Janis Joplin

The Bees

you ride a bicycle?
Madvillain - Curls

Sóley

record you were looking for the longest
Chad Vangaalen - Diaper Island

Loane

your ultimate heartbreak song
Véronique Sanson - L'irréparable

Horse Meat Disco

start to learn these three things:

Arabic, Semiotics and Surgery!

Constance Amiot

first record you remember
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

James Pants

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
The Good Ones

Thieves Like Us

you feel like 1982?

It's always 1982 in my head.

Headman

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Bill Brewster

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Holy Ghost!

you play ping-pong?

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

Quiet Village

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

Simple Kid

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Raspberry Beret

Aaron Wright

perfect song to end a party with
Frank Sinatra - That's Life

Kool & The Gang

you are love sick?
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

Luke Solomon

5 favorite things that make you sexy

my hat collection / my all in one leather ...

Alexandra Hope

you fall asleep?
Erik Satie - 3 Gymnopedies

Magic Arm

you are love sick?
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Hot Burrito #1

Alex Smoke

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

Chuck D

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

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Laurie Anderson - Big Science

Port O'Brien

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Wolf People

the song to be played at your funeral
The Strawbs - Witchwood

Jazzanova

the song to be played at your funeral

Es gibt noch viel zu entdecken...

Headless Heroes

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

ESG

you go to a club?
M.I.A. - Paper Planes

Dani Siciliano

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

Hacienda

a song that reminds you of school
The Who - Boris The Spider

Belle & Sebastian

you feel like 1982?
The Human League - Don't You Want Me

Bodies Of Water

a record you fell in love to
Hank Williams

Franz Nicolay

you paint your apartment?
The Rumble Strips - Girls And Boys In Love

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite months

September / October / May / January / March

Coyote

first record you bought
Jungle Book

Good Shoes

you ride a bicycle?
The Long Blondes - Giddy Stratospheres

Linda Lewis

a record you fell in love to
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Saint Etienne

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Ennio Morricone - Veruschka

Bit-tuner

take these three games along:

Super Mario Kart / Sim City / Fifa Soccer

KT Tunstall

you destroy a hotel room?
The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again

No Age

you eat a cucumber?
Mika Miko - Business Cats

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Fan Death

best video clip you ever saw
C + C Music Factory - Things That Make You Go Hmmmm

We Are Scientists

5 favorite bands you know personally

Editors / Bishop Allen / Roland Shanks / Foreign Born / The ...

Ben Watt

you walk in the rain?
The Blue Nile - Hats

Swahili Blonde

you pretend to be married?
Tindersticks - A Marriage Made In Heaven

Zwicker

you run from the cops?
Johnny Cash - Delia's Gone

Ilija Rudman

first record you remember
Engelbert Humperdinck - Spanish Eyes

Higamos Hogamos

you smuggle diamonds?
John Barry - 007 And Counting

GusGus

you wake up?
Des'ree - Kissing You

Dollskabeat

you are in a depressive mood?
Alexander Robotnick - Hola Macci Kola

Chris & Cosey

first record you remember
Perry Como - Catch A Fallen Star

Duke Special

your liberation anthem
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song that reminds you of school
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze

Comanechi

you ride a bicycle?
Jitterin' Jinn - Annie

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite TV shows

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

Justice

5 favorite records
Daft Punk - Homework

Nick Chacona

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jawbreaker - Ache

Lopazz

you work in the garden?

Eine gute Frage, denn ich habe einen sehr ...

Lotte Kestner

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Interpol - Untitled

Editors

you wake up?
Belle & Sebastian - I'm A Cuckoo

Tracey Thorn

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rufus Wainwright

Osborne

you run naked through a cornfield?
Metallica; Led Zeppelin

Beautiful Swimmers

you are love sick?
Seefeel - Imperial

New Young Pony Club

you run naked through a cornfield?
Boards Of Canada

Ada

5 favorite records
Metope - Kobol

Suzanne Vega

first record you bought
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Oyvind Morken

your ultimate heartbreak song

I'm like the T-1000, I don`t ...

Shakespeares Sister

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
The Mamas & The Papas - California Dreamin’

Jill Jones

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

The Jackets

your party anthem
The Sonics - Boom

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite books

Linton Kwesi Johnson: «Mi Revalueshanary Fren» / Stephen Foehr ...

Psychic Ills

you are in the sauna?
The Gyuto Monks - Melody For Mahakala

Motor City Drum Ensemble

the song to be played at your funeral
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace

The Morning Benders

your party anthem
Talking Heads - Making Flippy Floppy

Michael Mayer

perfect anthem for Cologne
De Räuber - Denn wenn et Trömmelche jeht

Bing Ji Ling

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

Jimi Jamison

a record you fell in love to
U2 - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me

Marc Romboy

you are love sick?
Blumfeld - Tausend Tränen Tief

Syd Matters

you go to a club?
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Kasper Bjorke

your party anthem
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

Kathy Zimmer

your sunday morning song
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

Social Disco Club

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

Al McKay

you cook?
Notorious B.I.G.

Jay Jay Johanson

you drive a car late at night?
David Sylvian - Blemish (LP)

Empire Of The Sun

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

Kalabrese

a song that reminds you of school
Righeira - Vamos A La Playa

Gnod

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

Hot Chip

you wake up?
David Byrne & Brian Eno - Strange Overtones

Gary Lucas

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walking In The Sand)

Race Horses

your party anthem
Hot Chip - Ready For The Floor

Architecture In Helsinki

perfect anthem for Brunswick
Donna Summer - State Of Independence

Alan Oldham

No. 7
«Love and Rockets»

The Late Greats

you stay in bed?
Neil Young

DJ Nu-Mark

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

Justine D

5 favorite cartoon characters

Bugs Bunny / Minnie Mouse / Olive Oil / Gumby / Pee ...

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - In Spite Of All The Danger

Spinto Band

you make love?

No music.

The Loose Salute

a song you would send over the ocean
The Loose Salute - Ship On The Ocean

Emma Tricca

you prepare a candle light dinner?
John Stammers - Baby Dea

Ost & Kjex

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Christian Death - Deathwish

VV Brown

you are love sick?
Jazmine Sullivan - Lions & Tigers & Bears

Whitehouse

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You

Yacht

No. 1
Wilson Phillips - Hold On

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band - Sunshower

Martin Rev

you sit in a plane?

Sometimes I scan the inflight program, the Jazz ...

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Nikki - Notice Me

Caron Wheeler

you go to a club?
Stevie Wonder - Another Star

Colder

No. 7
Durutti Column - Sketch For Summer

Lexx

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

Black Devil Disco Club

you run naked through a cornfield?
Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

best Beatles song
«Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds»

+more

Doe Paoro

first record you bought
Whitney Houston – Whitney

+more

Valery Gore

you make love?
Bernice - Pacemaker

+more

Sarah Jaffe

your boozed up anthem
Jay-Z - Girls, Girls, Girls

+more