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Bill Callahan

or Smog (as his somtimes used moniker) often isn’t in a very good mood. For more than fifteen albums (as Smog or Bill Callahan) he has been telling us sad and bitter stories in the tradition of Leonard Cohen. Much to our pleasure.

a song that reminds you of school
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music
your boozed up anthem
David Allan Coe - Pussy Whipped Again
a record you fell in love to
Meat Puppets - Up On The Sun
first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties
the song to be played at your funeral
Willie Nelson - Pick Up The Tempo
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking
your ultimate heartbreak song
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today
first record you bought
Minor Threat - Out Of Step
best video clip you ever saw
Devo - Whip It
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Alela Diane

first record you remember
Patsy Cline - Walking After Midnight

Shine 2009

you make love?
Odyssey - Who

Nicole Willis

take these three games along:

backgammon / playing cards / monopoly 

Paul Frick

you are stoned?
Hildegard Knef - Im 80. Stockwerk

Stratus

you play ping-pong?
Betty Davis - Game Is My Middle Name

Ilya Santana

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Alan Parsons Project - Mammagamma

Minotaur Shock

you drive a car late at night?
Metro Area - Metro Area

Air

first record you bought
The Robin Hood storytelling record

Trusme

a record you fell in love to
Coldplay - Parachutes

James Pants

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

DJ Vadim

perfect anthem for London
Roots Manuva - Juggle Tings Proper

My Bee's Garden

your party anthem

Tame Impala's future album. And Kindness's ...

The Phantom Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

Wolfmother

you wake up?
The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again

Whirlwind Heat

you play a game of chess?
Chris LeDoux - Amarillo By Morning

Aaron Wright

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

Travis

you meet your parents?
The Oscar Peterson Trio

Jimmy Edgar

your boozed up anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Bit-tuner

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

Drugstore

first record you remember
The Carpenters

The Invisible

5 favorite records
Talking Heads - Remain In Light

Whitehouse

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

Soul Mekanik

you sit by a camp fire?
Caribou - Sun

Au Revoir Simone

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

Metronomy

best concert you ever attended
Les Rhythmes Digitales

Magic Arm

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Ronettes - Do I Love You?

Anna Kashfi

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Holy Ghost!

you make love?

A: Is that the same as having sex?

Kevin Saunderson

which song fits the city the best?
Rhythm Is Rhythm - Strings Of Life

Joakim

you fall asleep?
Biosphere - Shenzhou

Bosque Brown

perfect anthem for Denton
Centro-Matic - Too Much Downtime

J Rawls

5 favorite MCs

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you stay in bed?
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan - Baby It's Cold Outside

Oneida

you play a game of chess?

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

Rumer

your party anthem
Bill Withers - Use Me

Sharon van Etten

you prepare for an important date?
She Keeps Bees - You Can Tell

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

Nick Chacona

perfect anthem for New York
Chaka Khan - I Know You, I Live You

Pyrolator

you go to a club?
Trentemoller - Serenetti Part 2

Dani Siciliano

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I don’t know. In England we don ...

Chromeo

No. 7
Steely Dan - My Old School

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Alexander Robotnick

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

Lydia Lunch

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

Unconventional Science

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

The Revenge

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Waite - Missing You

Parlour

your boozed up anthem
Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet

Beppe Loda

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9

Thieves Like Us

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

Skull Defekts

take these three tools with you:

Guitar / Surfboard / Knife

Million Stylez

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

I kiss my empress all the time and ...

Kelli Ali

you camp in the desert?
Elliott Smith - Angeles

VV Brown

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erykah Badu - Orange Moon

Kathryn Williams

you are in a depressive mood?
Bob Dylan - Idiot Wind

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on the tour bus?
The Faint - How Could I Forget

Padded Cell

you drive a car late at night?
Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite human inventions

cars / houses / beds / music / E-Mail (in no particular ...

Soul Clap

your ultimate heartbreak song
Funkadelic - Baby I Owe You Something Good

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite cartoon characters

Jessica Rabbit / Bugs Bunny / Yosemite Sam / Daffy Duck ...

Phil Mison

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

Omar

the song to be played at your funeral
The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone

Sons And Daughters

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

Tahiti 80

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

Jacob Golden

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

Mark E.

you come home from the club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Pacifika

you read a magazine?
Miles Davis

When Saints Go Machine

you are on the tour bus?
Deerhoof - Giga Dance

Penguin Prison

your boozed up anthem
Ol’ Dirty Bastard - You Don't Wanna Fuck With Me

Shitdisco

best concert you ever attended
Girls Aloud

Dollboy

you cook?

I love yodeling records. I wish I could ...

Cornelius

you drive a car late at night?
The Cars - Drive

Bronnt Industries Kapital

perfect anthem for Bristol
NOFX - Kids Of The K-Hole

The Project Club

you meet your parents?
Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing

Fiona Daniel

you meet your parents?
Antonio Vivaldi - Vier Jahreszeiten

Orishas

you sit in a plane?
50 Cent; Dr. Dre

Erik Truffaz


Top 10 records of all time

Chateau Flight

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Mal Waldron - All Alone

Wooden Shjips

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Follow The Leader

Race Horses

you ride a bicycle?
Deerhoof - The Tears And Music Of Love

Jill Jones

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

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite clubs

The Reform Club / Athenaeum Club / Brook’s / Carlton ...

The Bangles

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Giant Sand - Warm Storm

Melanie C

5 favorite records
System Of A Down - Toxicity

The Morning Benders

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Band - Tears Of Rage

Yoav

your guilty pleasure song
Sisqo - Thong Song

DJ Nu-Mark

your sunday morning song
George Gershwin - Summertime

Junior Boys

your guilty pleasure song

I live guilt free.

Defari

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

Black Devil Disco Club

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erik Satie - Les Gymnopédies

Telephones

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

2raumwohnung

take these three tools with you:

Hammer / Säge / Schraubenzieher

Hannah Scott

your sunday morning song
Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy

Afrika Bambaataa

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sly & The Family Stone - Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice ...

Dominique Leone

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

Martin Rev

you sit in a plane?

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

Bob Power

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the waves.

Newton Faulkner

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers - I'm Straight

Rebelski

you prepare for an important date?
The Jackson Sisters - I Believe In Miracles

Tanya Stephens

you relax on a beach?
Uncle Cracker - Follow Me

Peter, Bjorn & John

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Gavin Bryars - Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet

King Britt

first record you bought
AC/DC - Back In Black

Bloc Party

you wake up?
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Howe Gelb

take these three games along:

Texas Hold Em / Tahoe Hold Em / Omaha

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite movies

«Jacob’s Ladder» by Adrian Lyne / «The Idiots ...

Rainer Trüby

your sunday morning song
Cat Stevens - Bring Another Bottle Baby

The Juan MacLean

No. 4
D.A.F. - Tanz Den Mussolini

N.A.S.A.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Eric B. & Rakim - Paid In Full

The Fray

favorite club?

We’re not clubbers. If we go out ...

Quiet Village

you stay in bed?
Bobby Womack - The Poet

Shakespeares Sister

your party anthem
James Brown - Honky Tonk

Dynamite Deluxe

record you were looking for the longest
Smoothe Da Hustler - Once Upon A Time In America

Kasper Bjorke

your guilty pleasure song
Backstreet Boys - Incomplete

Ingrid Olava

favorite sound in the city?

The seagulls around the islands when it’s ...

The Chap

5 favorite instruments

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

White Hinterland

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Tiga

first record you bought
Real Life - Send Me An Angel

Theo Parrish

you drive a car late at night?
James Brown

The Ones

first record you remember
The Blues Busters - Shame And Scandal

Anja Schneider

a record you fell in love to
David Bowie - China Girl

Shawn Lee

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

DJ Mehdi

you feel like 1982?
Prince; Michael Jackson; Madonna

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song that reminds your friends of you
MCDE - Raw Cuts #3

Constance Amiot

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

Broken Social Scene

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke

Fol Chen

you relax on a beach?
Tom Waits - The Ocean Doesn't Want Me

Cosmo Vitelli

start to learn these three things:

to walk instead of having a cab / to ...

Miss Platnum

you drive a car late at night?
Sam Sparro

Dollskabeat

you take a bubble bath?
Serge Gainsbourg - Ah! Melody

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Modern Lovers - Hospital

Kinski

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Costello - Imperial Bedroom

Brennan Green

you run naked through a cornfield?

Either things are going really well or really ...

Like A Stuntman

you are love sick?
The Carpenters - Yesterday Once More

The Priscillas

a song that reminds you of school
Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart

Tony Carrasco

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

Kalabrese

the song to be played at your funeral
Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here

Peanut Butter Wolf

best Marley Marl track
Marley Marl & MC Shan - Marley Scratch

Efterklang

record you were looking for the longest
Alan Lomax - Murder's Home

Max Tundra

perfect anthem for London
Lilys - A Nanny In Manhattan

M.A.N.D.Y.

you relax on a beach?

The Studio One Compilation on Soul Jazz Records.

Heidi Happy

you sit in a plane?

Wenn ich wüsste, wie der Song heisst ...

Justice

5 favorite records
Daft Punk - Homework

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
UBQ Project - When I Fell In Love (Charles Webster Remi...

Round Table Knights

you walk the cat walk?
Holy Ghost! - Hold On

Morningwood

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Cheap Trick - ELO Kiddies

Lexx

you meet your parents?
Cornelius - Bird Watching At Inner Forest

Tridact

you run from the cops?
Funkadelic - I Got A Thing, You Got A Thing, Everybody'...

Marius Circus

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

Tiago

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

Chuck D

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

Wooden Birds

the song to be played at your funeral

No music at my funeral, please?

Colder

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

Sandi Thom

you go to a soundsystem?
AC/DC - Back In Black

Comanechi

you make love?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Leroy Burgess

best concert you ever attended
The Buena Vista Social Club

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Depeche Mode - The Sinner In Me (Ricardo Villalobos Con...

Scout Niblett

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Drain You

Mugwump

you are love sick?
Deus - In A Bar, Under The Sea

Port O'Brien

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nirvana - Serve The Servants

Matthew Herbert

take these three books along:

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

Cosmo

5 favorite books

Leo Tolstoy: «War And Peace» / Mikhail Bulgakov: «The ...

Kon & Amir

you run naked through a cornfield?
House Of Pain - Fed Up

Morton Valence

you sit in the subway?
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tracks Of My Tears

Justus Köhncke

a record you fell in love to
Workshop - Talent

Lone Wolf

your sunday morning song
Jan Johansson - Visa från Utanmyra

Belle & Sebastian

you want to disturb your neighbours?
AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long

Vashti Bunyan

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

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

Julia Franck

take these three games along:

Schach. Oder ist das keins und gibt es ...

Yellowman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Yellowman - Galong Galong Galong

Emma Tricca

you sit in a plane?

I don’t know really. I generally watch ...

New Young Pony Club

you are on a football field?

Yuck. It’s a blood sport and should ...

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you sit in the subway?

The Brussels metro is one of the smelliest ...

Gilles Peterson

you go to a club?
Roy Davis Jr. - Gabriel

Riccio


Bologna

Magic Mike

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Crystal Method - Busy Child

Todd Terje

record you were looking for the longest
Marta Acuna - Dance Dance Dance

First Aid Kit

you relax on a beach?
Megapuss - Surfing

Pilooski

first record you remember
The Beatles - The White Album

Boozoo Bajou

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - EMI

Mavis Staples

a record you fell in love to
Charles Brown - Angel Baby

Whomadewho

5 favorite months

August / May / December / January / November

David Holmes

you go to a club?

I don’t feel very often like going ...

Dego

you prepare for an important date?
A Tribe Called Quest - Electric Relaxation

Kurt Maloo

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Herbie Hancock featuring Sonya Kitchell - All I Want

Charles Webster

you meet your parents?
Vashti Bunyan - Just Another Diamond Day

Gemma Ray

5 favorite books

Niall Griffiths: «Sheepshagger» / Michael Faber: «Under The Skin ...

Michael Reinboth

you run naked through a cornfield?
Paul Hardcastle - 19

DJ Cherrystones

you drive a car late at night?
German Oak - German Oak (LP)

My Morning Jacket

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

Droog

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York

Ralphi Rosario

first record you bought
Chic - Good Times

Cazals

a song that reminds your friends of you
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly

John Klemmer

you are in a depressive mood?
Frank Sinatra - A Man Alone

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Mooner

No. 9
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Left Handed Dream

Barbara Carlotti

you are love sick?
Lhasa de Sela - Rising

Richard Norris

you run naked through a cornfield?
Blue Pearl - Naked In The Rain

Manuel Tur

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

Johnossi

favorite club?

J & O: We’re not going out that ...

Glen Johnson

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - Toxic

Ame

you walk through a dark forest?
Neil Young - Dead Man Soundtrack

The Loose Salute

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

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Ruede Hagelstein

you make love?
Theophilus London - Hey Wonderful

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite animals

tiger / lemur / flying bear / albino ape / Alan Price

Editors

you are on a football field?
Doves - Pounding

Kissey Asplund

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

Jazzanova

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Passiert nur unbewusst.

Cosmin TRG

take these three tools with you:

Lighter / Morse code device / Doomsday device

Trentemoller

you paint your apartment?

I rarely paint my apartement.

Defend Moscow

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dire Straits - Romeo And Juliet

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite things that make you sexy

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

Kaos

the song to be played at your funeral

Keine Antwort. Weil diese Frage doof ist.

A Touch Of Class

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Alan Parsons Project - Lucifer

James Yorkston

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The Channel Four theme tune. Nice royalties, I ...

Treefight For Sunlight

best concert you ever attended
Dirty Projectors

Bottin

first record you bought
Duran Duran - Arena

Jakob der Lügner

your boozed up anthem
Beastie Boys - So Watcha Want

Doe Paoro

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band – Ophelia

Karolina Stenstöm

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

It’s for me to know and for ...

Art Brut

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Get Back

Electric 6

you prepare for an important date?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - From Her To Eternity

Spinto Band

you fall asleep?
Ali Farka Touré & Toumani Diabeté - Soumbou Ya Ya

Still Going

a song you wish you'd written yourself

E & L: Too many to list.

Leo Zero

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rafoot - Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Glimpse

you make love?
David Bowie - Labrynth Soundtrack

Barn Owl

best concert you ever attended
Loren Connors

Explosions In The Sky

you surf the internet?
Deerhunter - Helicopter

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Hafnarfjörður
Vinur Hafnarfjarðar

Devendra Banhart

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver

Baikonour

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

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal victories

Agincourt / Tobruk / Saigon / Culluden / Falkland Islands

Social Disco Club

No. 4
Street Corner Symphony - Symphony For The Devil (Harvey...

Studio

a song that reminds you of school
The Doors - Strange Days

Gravenhurst

you stay in bed?

When I stay in bed I am usually ...

Soft Rocks

you rob a bank?
Trigger - Trigger

Psychic Ills

you paint your apartment?
Vangelis - The Dragon

Nocturnes

your party anthem
Fela Kuti - Expensive Shit

Thievery Corporation

you prepare for an important date?
Snowboy - There's Nothing Like This

Modeselektor

5 favorite cities

Berlin / San Francisco / New York / Rüdersdorf / Bukarest

The Rayographs

first record you bought
Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now

Robin Saville

you prepare for an important date?
Sister Sledge - He's The Greatest Dancer

Midlake

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Etta James - Trust In Me

Bomb The Bass

best concert you ever attended
Kraftwerk

Glass Candy

your boozed up anthem
Mike Jones, Slim Thug & Pall Wall - Still Tippin'

Marit Bergman

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Håkan Hellström - Känn ingen sorg för mig Göteborg

Division Of Laura Lee

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

James Murphy

you sit in the subway?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Wally Badarou

your boozed up anthem
Count Basie - The Kid From Red Bank

Circlesquare

you go to a club?
Angelo Badalamenti - The Pink Room (Twin Peaks)

Mark Richardson

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

Swahili Blonde

you make breakfast?
Irene Cara - Hot Lunch Jam

Jimi Jamison

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

Boom Bip

you run naked through a cornfield?
Madonna - Erotica

Tim Sweeney

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

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Chic - Good Times

Tim Mälzer

a song that reminds your friends of you
Blur - Song 2

Mystery Jets

you fall asleep?
Arcade Fire - Funeral

Dillon

you walk through a dark forest?

Keine Musik! Ich will die Geräusche wahrnehmen!

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
Kraftwerk - Radioactivity

ESG

you cook?
ABBA - Voulez Vous

Kathy Zimmer

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata Pathetique

DJ Hell

you take a bubble bath?
Franz Schubert - Ave Maria

Lisbee Stainton

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Corrs - So Young

Mechanical Bride

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Björk - Hidden Place

David Rodigan

No. 17
Super Cat - Vineyard Party

Large Professor

5 favorite movies

«Truck Turner» by Jonathan Kaplan featuring Isaac Hayes ...

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
George Duke - Feel

Olafur Arnalds

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The theme from «Knightrider»

Jacques Renault

No. 7
Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky

Lovefingers

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Erik Satie - Gymnopedies #1

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Alex Smoke

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

Monday Michiru

you meet your parents?
Charlie Mariano - Long Yellow Road

Casual

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any sad ass mama song.

The Soulsavers

you go fishing?
Boards Of Canada - Geogaddi

Lucky Soul

you sit in the subway?
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Rich Medina

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Anything with 808 drums in it.

Prefuse 73

you prepare for an important date?
Slum Village

Woolfy

a record you fell in love to
Dennis Edwards - Don't Look Any Further

Jesh

No. 3
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Sibrydion

No. 1
Super Furry Animals - Mwng

Camille

you sit in the subway?
Edith Piaf

Zambri

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Mani Pedi - It's A Fire

Dave Clarke

you make love?
Bauhaus; The Psychedelic Furs

Simone White

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Annie

you prepare for an important date?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love (Patrick Cowley Mega Mix)

Azari & III

you come home from the club?

S: Silence.

Blow Monkeys

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

Lhasa

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

Gary Lucas

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Horst Wessel Song

James Holden

your boozed up anthem
Queen - We Are The Champions

Rod Thomas

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ace Of Base - All That She Wants

Coldplay

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Arcade Fire - Funeral

Grizzly Bear

you run naked through a cornfield?
Feist - I Feel It All

Little Jackie

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles

Candi Staton

your party anthem
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive

Mirror Mirror

record you were looking for the longest
Jobriath - Creatures Of The Street

Stephan Remmler

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Damit beschäftige ich mich eigentlich nicht. Ich ...

Moving Units

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Superstar

Tindersticks

record you were looking for the longest
John Barry - The Wrong Box

Syd Matters

you ride a bicycle?
Roxy Music - Would You Believe?

No Age

you read a magazine?
Fleetwood Mac - The Chain

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song that reminds you of school
Frank Sinatra - Ebb Tide

Jonathan Wilson

your guilty pleasure song
John Coltrane - Pt1, Acknowledgement

Our Broken Garden

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t.

Moonboots

No. 10
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Signs Of Life

Prince Language

perfect anthem for Chicago
Roy Ayers - Chicago (Prince Language Edit)

Chris Carrier

you meet your parents?

I listen to my father playing music. He ...

Invisible Conga People

you jog?
The Rabbits - Wa, Wa, Wa

GusGus

you go to a club?
Q-Burns - Anstract Message

Luke Solomon

you meet your parents?
Bread - The Guitar Man

The Late Greats

you sit in the subway?
Public Image Limited

These New Puritans

you are on a football field?

It would be nice if one of our ...

Kid Loco

you relax on a beach?
Kid Loco - Relaxin' With Cherry

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds your friends of you
D-Train - Music

Windsurf

first record you remember
Burl Ives - The Little White Duck

CALLmeKAT

favorite sound in the city?

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

Mark Archer

your boozed up anthem
E-Dancer - Grab The Beat (Joey Beltram Mix)

The Earlies

a record you fell in love to

PG: Mine is more a tale of lust ...

Wall-E

you come home from the club?
Cornelius - Brazil

Georg Levin

you sit in a plane?
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

DJ Nature

your party anthem
DJ Nature - Everyone

Pink Skull

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Drive Like Jehu - Drive Like Jehu

Architeq

you drive a car late at night?
Ilija Rudman - You Got

Hot Chip

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Joe: Yeah, that really disturbs my neighbors for ...

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Hacienda

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

Mugison

5 favorite English words

dream / imagine / darkness / buddy / love

Heidi

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Beastie Boys - Heart Attack Man

Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

Erobique

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Plum

favorite sports team?

Dunno.

Lotte Kestner

a song you would send over the ocean
Elbow - Switching Off

C. Gibbs

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Porter Wagoner - The Agony Of Waiting

Alan Oldham

No. 6
Anything by Paul Pope

Terence Bernardo

first record you remember
Fleetwood Mac - Tusk

Funkmasters

first record you remember
Count Basie - Topsy

Fingerpicked

No. 8
Mayer Hawhtorne - A Long Time (Universal Republic, 2011...

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
The Penguin Café Orchestra

Jesse Lenat

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell

Little Dragon

5 favorite personal tragedies

The sequal to «The Never Ending Story» / The ...

Interpol

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Ian Hart

your boozed up anthem
Tom Jones - What's New Pussycat?

The Good Natured

start to learn these three things:

How to knit (well) / how to complete a ...

Cypress Hill

a record you fell in love to
Sade - Kiss Of Life

Rocko Schamoni

what should one eat when in the city?

Hamburger

Richard Hawley

you sit in a plane?
The Everly Brothers - Songs Our Daddy Taught Us

Chrome Hoof

you drive a car late at night?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Bebel Gilberto

best soundtrack ever
John Williams - E.T.

Polly Scattergood

take these three CDs/records with you:
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Trans Am

you sit in a plane?
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly

Horse Meat Disco

invite these three persons for a weekend:

No-one! Seeing anyone knowing that they would have ...

Apache Beat

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

Ashley Beedle

you relax on a beach?
Donald Byrd - Places And Spaces

Lopazz

you wake up?
Whitesnake - Bad Boys

Micah P. Hinson

the song to be played at your funeral
The Reverend Horton Heat - Big Sky

Mr Scruff

you come home from the club?
Charlie Mitchell - After Hours

Van She

5 favorite books

Frank Owen: «Clubland: The Fabulous Rise and Murderous ...

Hannah Cohen

your party anthem
ESG - A South Bronx Story

Ada

5 favorite personal belongings

Gitarre / Platten und CDs / Briefe / Fotos / Filme

El-P

a record you fell in love to
Prince & The Revolution - The Beautiful Ones

Luca C & Brigante

a record you fell in love to
Joe Cocker - Unchain My Heart

Kool Keith

a record you fell in love to
Art Of Noise - Moments In Love

Peter Kruder

you run from the cops?
N.W.A - Fuck Tha Plolice

Adonis

a record you fell in love to
Confunkshun - Straight From The Heart

Bill Adler

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

Chikinki

a song that reminds you of school
The Simpsons - Do The Bartman

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The McCoys - Hang On Sloopy

Slove

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

Charlotte Hatherley

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Apiento

you drive into the country?
Kenny Rankin - Peaceful

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite street corner?

Corner Abakelia - Zubalashvili

Sondre Lerche

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Phoenix - Too Young

Ratatat

your boozed up anthem
Jay-Z - Hard Knock Life

Beverley Knight

you go to a club?
Fedde Le Grand - Put Your Hands Up For Detroit

Papst & Abstinenzler

you cook?
American Music Club - Johnny Mathis' Feet

Ronny & Renzo

you cook?
Mike Figgis - Leaving Las Vegas Soundtrack

Yuck

you relax on a beach?
Nirvana - All Apologies

Chromatics

a song that reminds you of school
Def Leppard

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal victories

be successful on tour / keep my girl’s ...

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Frank Sinatra

Renegade Soundwave

best The Clash song
The Clash - Garageland

Bing Ji Ling

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

Coyote

a record you fell in love to
Stex - Still Feel The Rain

Angel Deradoorian

best soundtrack ever
Alain Goraguer - La Planète Sauvage

Caribou

your boozed up anthem

I never drink. And I don’t do ...

Seelenluft

perfect anthem for Zurich

Müsste noch geschrieben werden.

Brian Jackson

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

Dan Michaelson

a record you fell in love to

I felt too confused to listen to music.

Memory Band

you relax on a beach?
John Martyn - Bless The Weather

Malachai

you play ping-pong?

I never listen to music when I play ...

Hatcham Social

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

Alter Ego

first record you bought
Sailor - Girls, Girls, Girls

Dennis Bovell

you relax on a beach?
Viola Wills - Gonna Get Along Without You Now

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you drive a car late at night?
Omar - Feeling You (Henrik Schwarz Remix)

Clare & The Reasons

a record you fell in love to
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Linda Lewis

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you take a bubble bath?

No. Never. But when the next record kicks ...

Woodpigeon

5 favorite records
The Kinks - Arthur (Or The Decline And Fall Of The Brit...

Seether

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

Everything Everything

you sit in a plane?
The Beatles - Rocky Raccoon

Smudo

you sit in a plane?

Dort schlafe ich gerner.

Andy Gill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Emmy The Great

best video clip you ever saw
Beastie Boys - Sabotage

Vetiver

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Michael Hurley - Sweedeedee

Karl Culley

perfect anthem for Harrogate
Talking Heads - Heaven

Kissogram

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kissogram - Forsaken People Come To Me

Stefan Goldmann

you walk the cat walk?

Das wählt der DJ Hell für ...

Kool & The Gang

you make love?
Heatwave - Always And Forever

Ost & Kjex

you drive a car late at night?
LFO - Shove Piggy Shove

Al McKay

you fall asleep?
Very Best of Japanese Music

Sebastien Tellier

perfect anthem for Paris
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonate Au Clair De Lune

Michael Mayer

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Into The Groove

Beautiful Swimmers

you prepare for an important date?
The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jacques Dutronc - On Nous Cache Tout, On Nous Dit Rien

Alva Noto

you are stoned?
Einstürzende Neubauten - Yu-Gung

Hugh Herrera

best video clip you ever saw
R.E.M. - Can't Get There From Here

Frank Black

take these three tools with you:

iron skillet. Anything you could ever want to ...

Sarah Jaffe

best concert you ever attended
-

Headman

the song to be played at your funeral

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

Chris & Cosey

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Marissa Nadler

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The theme song to Jeopardy

Odawas

best concert you ever attended
Mike Tamburo

Marc Romboy

you sit in a plane?

Ich haue mir immer alle Demos und Promos ...

AM

No. 4
Selda - Selda

Ora Cogan

you drive a car late at night?
Eyvind Kang - Sweetness Of Candy

Oyvind Morken

your boozed up anthem
4 øl og en pizza

A Mountain Of One

your ultimate heartbreak song
Colin Blunstone - Say You Don't Mind

Howlin' Rain

you are love sick?
Stephen Stills

Bill Brewster

you drive a car late at night?
Underworld - Dark & Long

!!!

first record you bought
The Ghostbusters Soundtrack

Osborne

you take a bubble bath?
Yves Montand - Rue St Vincent

Trevor Jackson

you fall asleep?
Arovane - Tides

Lo Fat Orchestra

record you were looking for the longest

Absolut keine Ahnung. Wahrscheinlich irgendwas von den Pixies ...

Anne Clark

5 favorite TV shows

There’s only two favourites of all time ...

Ilija Rudman

first record you bought
Jimi Hendrix

Jackpot

you ride a bicycle?
Suicide - Ghostrider

Datarock

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

Kris Menace

first record you remember
Imagination - Just An Illusion

Zwicker

you go to a club?
Nôze - Kitchen

Love Inks

your party anthem
Outkast - The Love Below

Bodies Of Water

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sam Cooke - Having A Party

Birdy Nam Nam

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

The Jackets

a song to seduce you
Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady.

Final Fantasy

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Usually I get off on intensifying «my feelings ...

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite TV shows

«Agatha Christie's Poirot/Marple». I find these ...

Ewan Pearson

a song that reminds you of school
Status Quo - Sweet Caroline

Faust

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Frida Boccara - Cherbourg Avait Raison

Bettye Lavette

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

Heavy

you fall asleep?
Quincy Jones - Tell Me A Bedtime Story

Lloyd Cole

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

Tal Weiss

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Turtles - The Turtles Present The Battle Of The Ban...

Headless Heroes

you wake up?
The Clash - The Magnificent Seven

In Flagranti

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Hopefully there is a bar so I can ...

The Golden Filter

you meet your parents?
Karen O & The Kids - Worried Shoes

Sandro Perri

you sit in the subway?
Peter Gordon - Intervallic Expansion

The Emperor Machine

you walk in the rain?
23 Skidoo - Last Words

Eagles Of Death Metal

you sit in the subway?

I don’t ride the subway because people ...

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds you of school
AC/DC - Thunderstruck

Kid Koala

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Carlos Santana - Spooky

Suzanne Vega

first record you bought
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Joan As Police Woman

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Animal Collective - My Girls

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I have a really shitty old mobile with ...

Al Kent

a song that reminds your friends of you
Sam Dees - Lonely For You Baby

Lail Arad

you walk in the rain?
tUnE-yArDs – Sunlight

Living Things

No. 9
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Bjorn Torske

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Count Ossie And The Mystic Revelation Of Rastafari - Gr...

Crystal Antlers

you come home from the club?
Wham! - Everything She Wants

Gossip

you wake up?
Suicide - Rocket USA

Architecture In Helsinki

perfect anthem for Brunswick
Donna Summer - State Of Independence

Turzi

the song to be played at your funeral
Ennio Morricone - L'attentat

Cajun Dance Party

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - Another Day Full Of Dread

Ray Mang

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

Future Beat Alliance

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Another Fine Day - Salvage

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite animals

dobermans / boxers / lions / tigers / bears

Panico

learn these three songs by heart:
Os Mutantes - Bat Macumba

Brasstronaut

you come home from the club?
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Moonlight In Vermon...

Duke Special

the song to be played at your funeral

I would like a song specially written for ...

Fabrizio Mammarella

your ultimate heartbreak song
Virgo Four - In A Vision

Munk

you meet your parents?

Messiaen oder neapoletanische Canzoni.

Chelonis R. Jones

your party anthem
Bell & James - Livin' It Up

White Denim

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

Nedry

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

Justine D

5 favorite records
John Coltrane - Blue Train

Morpheus

you fall asleep?
Martin Denny - Quiet Village (LP)

Dennis Kane

you make love?

Usually talking dirty, and doing it well,  is ...

Telepopmusik

your liberation anthem
The Buggles - I Am A Camera

Max Romeo

you camp in the desert?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Marcus Bonfanti

best soundtrack ever
Oh Brother Where Art Thou?

Holger Czukay

you are on a football field?

Ich höre auf die Schreie von sich ...

Young Knives

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Robert Wyatt / Don Van Vliet / Ornette Coleman

Leon Ware

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Isley Brothers - Got To Have You Back

Loane

first record you remember
Rare Bird - Somebody's Watching

The Bees

you drive a car late at night?
Flying Lotus - Tea Leaf Dancers

The Miserable Rich

you sit in the subway?
The Pharcyde - Runnin’

Black Angels

best concert you ever attended
The Warlocks

Franz Nicolay

you cook?
Sam Cooke - Good Times

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Fanfarlo

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Amiina - Boga; Action Biker - La Durée

Peter Broderick

your party anthem
Talking Heads

Captain Sensible

you go to a club?
DJ Tsuyoshi

Jesper Dahlbäck

which person from the city you like the most?

My wife!

John Foxx

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Howlin' Wolf - Smokestacks Lightnin'

Mélissa Laveaux

a song to seduce you
Suzanne Vega - Caramel

DJ Touché


Top 10 Video Nasties that are worth seeing

Lindstrom

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Horace Andy

No. 8
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

George Duke

your ultimate heartbreak song
George Duke - No Rhyme No Reason

Saint Etienne

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

Molly Wagger

you drive a car late at night?
Neon Indian - Should Have Taken Acid With You

Matmos

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Faithways International Presents: The Sound of North Am...

Steve Mason

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Flirtations - Nothing But A Heartache

Ben Watt

you are love sick?
Stevie Wonder - Think Of Me As Your Soldier

Terry Lynn

where was your first flat?

The same one I still live in – and ...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

Matthew Dear

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Arthur Russell - Calling Out Of Context

Brothers Of End

you cook?
Jona Lewie - You'll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Pa...

Sven Väth

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

Empire Of The Sun

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

The Diaphanoids

you run from the cops?
The Heartbreakers

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

Kinky

5 favorite instruments

Moog Rogue / Fender Telecaster / Roland 808 Drum Machine ...

KT Tunstall

you sit in a plane?
Sigur Rós

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
Salman Gita - Skidoo

Simple Kid

you are love sick?
Ron Sexsmith - Secret Heart

Pearly Gates

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

Neon Heights

you meet your parents?
The Birthday Party

Minus 8

you walk the cat walk?
John Barry - Walk Don't Run

Pepe Bradock

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Squarepusher - Metteng Excuske v1.2

Dwele

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

Lucky Luke

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Lucky Luke - Fear Eats The Soul

Anni Rossi

5 favorite personal victories

pushing myself to draw in my free time ...

Mungolian Jetset

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Chris De Burgh - The Lady In Red

Ian Pooley

you go to a club?
Phoenix - Too Young

Gnod

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something

Cortney Tidwell

No. 3
The Who - Live At Leeds

Daddy-O

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Hezekiah Walker - Jesus Is My Help

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite books

Unzählbar.

Pastor

you jog?

I don't jog. I barely walk. I ...

José James

you feel like 1982?
Flying Lotus - 1983

DJ Kent

you take a bubble bath?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Zohra

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

Tha 4orce

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

David Morales

you prepare for a gig?
David Morales & Polina - Holiday

Max Essa

you feel like 1982?
Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

Andreya Triana

your party anthem
Gwen McCrae - All This Love That I'm Giving

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - While My Guitar Gently Weeps

Mouse On Mars

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Frank Hopper / Peter Rumpert / Michaela Teichler

Bobbito Garcia

you cook?
Mongo Santamaria - Tenderly

Wolf People

first record you remember
Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters

Karl Bartos

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Help!

Gary Numan

your ultimate heartbreak song
Chris Isaak - Wicked Game

The Shortwave Set

your liberation anthem
Beastie Boys - Fight For Your Right

Erol Alkan

you go to a club?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

A Guy Called Gerald

the song to be played at your funeral

I’m working on it.

Tom Vek

5 favorite records
Lamb - Fear Of Fours

Bill Callahan

the song to be played at your funeral
Willie Nelson - Pick Up The Tempo

Daniel Wang

perfect anthem for New York
Odyssey - Native New Yorker

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

Chris Coco

you cook?
Astrud Gilberto - So Nice (Summer Samba)

Audie Darling

favorite park?

There are so many beautiful parks in and ...

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite animals

pugs / elephants / koala bears / chimps / birds

Howling Bells

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Tracey Thorn

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Everything But The Girl - Missing

Sam Amidon

5 favorite restaurants

I don’t go to restaurants.

Caron Wheeler

you jog?
Stevie Wonder - Ordinary Pain
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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

your sunday morning song
Anything by Marcos Valle

+more

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Gil Scott Heron – New York Is Killing Me

+more

Valery Gore

you rob a bank?
Good Friday - Why?

+more

Sarah Jaffe

your liberation anthem
Phantogram - Don't Move

+more