Loading...

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

Mechanical Bride

you sit in the subway?
Nico - These Days

DJ Hell

you wake up?
The Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

Anne Clark

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

No way!!!!

Faust

perfect anthem for Hamburg
Hans Albers - Auf Der Reeperbahn

Van She

5 favorite instruments

Telecaster / Leyland Bass / MS 20 / Prophet 5 / Drums

Morningwood

you make love?
Peaches

Chromeo

your ultimate heartbreak song
Roger - I Want To Be Your Man

Mélissa Laveaux

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Miriam Makeba - Pata Pata

Soft Rocks

you relax on a beach?
Gilberto Gil - Toda Menina Bahiana

Omar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Telephones

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erot - Song For Annie

US3

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Erol Alkan

you wake up?
The KLF - What Time Is Love

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

James Yorkston

a song you wish you'd written yourself

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

VV Brown

you make love?
Sade - No Ordinary Love

The Late Greats

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Tiago

you sit in a plane?
John Lee Hooker - One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

Art Brut

a song that reminds you of school
Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band - I'm The Urban Space Man

Little Dragon

5 favorite personal belongings

our bodies

Baikonour

best concert you ever attended
Sonic Youth

Gilles Peterson

you are on a football field?
A Tribe Called Quest - Can I Kick It?

Ricardo Villalobos

perfect anthem for Berlin
Winson - Wovon Lebt Eigentlich Peter?

Moving Units

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

Apiento

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince & The Revolution - Sometimes It Snows In April

Architecture In Helsinki

your ultimate heartbreak song
J Dilla - Last Donut Of The Night

Alex Smoke

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

Kinky

you take a bubble bath?
Sugarcubes - Water

Marius Circus

your ultimate heartbreak song

At the times I've been there (which ...

Orishas

you drive a car late at night?
Francisco Pancho Céspedes

Soul Mekanik

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

Good Shoes

you fall asleep?
Björk - Pagan Poetry

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Rastaman Vibration

Howe Gelb

take these three tools with you:

right eyebrow / left eyebrow / slightly crinkled beard

Bebel Gilberto

the song to be played at your funeral
Cazuza - Brasil

Apache Beat

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Scout Niblett

a record you fell in love to
ZZ Top - Tejas

Zwicker

you sit in a plane?
Seelenluft - Manila

Kool Keith

you sit in a plane?
Skyy - High

Duke Special

first record you bought
UB40 - Signing Off

Ed Harcourt

you make love?
Ella Fitzgerald - You're Laughing At Me

Bloc Party

you make love?
Clinic - Distortions

Devendra Banhart

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

Nicole Willis

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian/Observer / Hello! / Wax Poetics 

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite personal belongings

navy blue and white-striped T-shirt / jukebox / White Stripes ...

Beautiful Swimmers

you sit in a plane?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

White Hinterland

your boozed up anthem
Bob Dylan - Isis

Dollboy

your guilty pleasure song
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Fanfare For The Common Man

Grizzly Bear

you sit in the subway?
Do Make Say Think - Chinatown

Lydia Lunch

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

Ada

5 favorite remixes
A Perfect Circle - Judith (Nine Inch Nails Remix)

Mooner

No. 1
Die Dominas - Die Dominas

Erobique

your sunday morning song
Arié Dzierlatka - Mon Oncle D'Amerique

Matmos

take these three tools with you:

Desalinization Processor (!) / Machete / Field Guide to Edible Plants ...

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite records
Talking Heads - Remain In Light

Mystery Jets

you drive a car late at night?
Pink Floyd - Time

Little Jackie

your boozed up anthem
The Beatles - Come Together

Boom Bip

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Michael Andrews - Donnie Darko Soundtrack

Cornelius

you take a bubble bath?
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy

ESG

you paint your apartment?
Queen - I Want To Break Free

Tanya Stephens

you run from the cops?
Toy Capone - God Help Me

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite books

Jane Austen: «Pride And Prejudice» / Lewis Carroll: «Through ...

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite things that make you sexy

teeth / hair / glasses / wit / a lot of drinks

Ame

you work in the garden?
Minnie Riperton - Come Into My Garden

Beverley Knight

you wake up?
Earth, Wind & Fire - September

Matthew Dear

first record you remember
Hokey Pokey

Tim Sweeney

you relax on a beach?
Junior Reid - One Blood

Brennan Green

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

Empire Of The Sun

you sit in the subway?
Glen Campbell - Gentle On My Mind

Yacht

No. 1
Wilson Phillips - Hold On

GusGus

you make love?
Gus Gus - Polydistortion

Plum

take these three games along:

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

Dominique Leone

your party anthem
Prince & The Revolution - Kiss

The Soulsavers

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Vespertine

Mirror Mirror

you take a bubble bath?
The Associates - Blue Soap

Candi Staton

a record you fell in love to
Roy Hamilton - Don't Let Go

Jackpot

you wake up?

I try to keep the morning hours quiet ...

Chromatics

your party anthem
Soft Cell - Seedy Films

David Pajo

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Charlie McCarthy / Mac Arthur / Charlie Feathers

Hot Chip

you sit in a plane?

Al: I’m really afraid of flying, so ...

Tal Weiss

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

Minotaur Shock

you sit in the subway?
Fennesz

Lhasa

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - You Want That Picture

Meret Becker

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Irvine Welsh

a song that inspires you
Iggy Pop - I'm Bored

White Denim

the song to be played at your funeral
Sly & The Family Stone - Que Sera, Sera

Parlour

your ultimate heartbreak song
Nancy Holloway - Hurts So Bad

Future Beat Alliance

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Loves You

The Hidden Cameras

your liberation anthem
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street

Soul Clap

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Mariah Carey - Make It Happen

Beppe Loda

best Beatles song

Too many of them are beautiful.

Ora Cogan

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dolly Parton - Daddy Come And Get Me

Alter Ego

first record you remember
The Beatles - Please Mr. Postman

Brasstronaut

you make love?
Kanye West/Jay-Z - Put On (Remix)

Joan As Police Woman

you prepare for an important date?
Iggy Pop - Fall In Love With Me

Ingrid Olava

favorite sound in the city?

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

Gossip

you work in the garden?
Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up

Gemma Ray

5 favourite songs about London
Donovan - Sunny Goodge Street

Yoav

your party anthem
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away

Tracey Thorn

a record you fell in love to
John Martyn - Solid Air

Glimpse

you wake up?
Mozart

Love Inks

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

Simple Kid

you run naked through a cornfield?
Bronski Beat - Smalltown Boy

Justus Köhncke

a record you fell in love to
Workshop - Talent

Turzi

your sunday morning song
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

Charles Webster

you go to a club?
Romanthony - Hold On

Radio 4

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beastie Boys - Professor Booty

Saint Etienne

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lee Hazlewood - A House Safe For Tigers

Trans Am

you go to a club?
Bruce Springsteen

The Diaphanoids

you are love sick?
Ryan Adams

Skull Defekts

take these three books along:

Nan Goldin: «The Devil’s Playground» / Richard Coleman ...

Eagles Of Death Metal

you play lego?
Black Sabbath - Volume 4 (LP)

The Chap

5 favorite personal tragedies

growing up without the internet / not eating Greek ...

Fiona Daniel

you cook?
Esbjörn Svensson Trio

Renegade Soundwave

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Damian Marley - Welcome To Jamrock

Drugstore

you run from the cops?

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

Kid Loco

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

Colder

No. 8
Nick Drake - Riverman

The Revenge

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

Headman

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

When Saints Go Machine

you make love?
Nico - Chelsea Girl

Bill Adler

perfect anthem for New York
Run DMC - Sucker MC's

Whirlwind Heat

you go to a club?
Dr. Dre - Let Me Ride

Sandro Perri

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Judas Priest - The Ripper

Bob Power

you go to a club?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Greatest Hits

Kalabrese

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Adrian Stern

Oyvind Morken

a record you fell in love to
Shuggie Otis

Morpheus

you fall asleep?
The Everly Brothers - Wake Up Little Suzie

Jimi Jamison

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - All Along The Watchtower

Cajun Dance Party

record you were looking for the longest

With the internet and stuff it’s pretty ...

The Good Natured

take these three games along:

GTA Vice City, which is pretty much the ...

Ilya Santana

first record you bought
Chuss Project - The Night

Everything Everything

you feel like 1982?
Prince - 1999

Zohra

5 favorite human inventions

Charles Darwin for his theory of evolution / Levi ...

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite human inventions

Turntable / Valve Amplifier / Klipschhorn Speakers / Urei 1620 Mixer ...

Dollskabeat

5 favorite books

Anthony Burgess: «A Clockwork Orange» / William Shakespeare: «Romeo ...

Kathy Zimmer

your boozed up anthem
AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long

DJ Nature

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Isley Brothers - Harvest For The World

Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

Newton Faulkner

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Fingerpicked

No. 1
Fatoumata Diawara - Bakonoba (World Circuit, 2011)

Editors

you pretend to be married?

I’d let the lady decide.

Bill Brewster

first record you remember
The Beatles - Yellow Submarine

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Jacob Golden

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

The Juan MacLean

No. 7
Lil’ Louis - French Kiss

Al McKay

you cook?
Notorious B.I.G.

The Jackets

a song you would use as a ring-tone

A chainsaw.

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sam Cooke - A Change Is Gonna Come

Gary Numan

a record you fell in love to
Nine Inch Nails - Closer

Kid Koala

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

DJ Kent

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

DJ Cherrystones

you go to a club?
EPMD - Scratch Bring It Back (Part 2 Mic Doc)

Pilooski

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ennio Morricone - Sonny And Jed

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Lambchop - Nixon

Shitdisco

record you were looking for the longest
Black Devil Disco Club - Black Devil Disco Club

Hatcham Social

your party anthem
Bill Haley & The Comets - Rock Around The Clock

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Pavement - Brighten The Corners

Bodies Of Water

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ennio Morricone - Dies Irae Psichedelico

Peanut Butter Wolf

you feel like 1982?
Herbie Hancock - Rockit

Brothers Of End

you need to get work done?
Frank Black - Thalassocracy

Ben Watt

a song that reminds your friends of you

You better ask them.

Ralphi Rosario

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Madonna - Bad Girl

Cypress Hill

the song to be played at your funeral
Miles Davis

Yuck

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Hot Snakes - Braintrust

Papst & Abstinenzler

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

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
The Good Ones

Barbara Carlotti

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

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

Pink Skull

a song that reminds you of school
Youth Of Today - Can’t Close My Eyes

Karolina Stenstöm

which song fits the city the best?
Steso Songs - It’s Oh Too Dark Tonight

Theo Parrish

you go to a club?

Well, there's no particular songs but a ...

Slove

you are stoned?
Herrmann & Kleine - Dagger

Camille

you meet your parents?
David Kramer

Ian Hart

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

David Holmes

you relax on a beach?
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy

Droog

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

Leroy Burgess

best video clip you ever saw

The «Where’s The Beef» commercial series for ...

Barn Owl

you wake up?
Ornette Coleman - Lonely Woman

Dennis Kane

your sunday morning song

I am usually crawling into bed Sunday AM ...

Max Romeo

first record you remember
Bobby Day - Rockin' Robin

Comanechi

you need to get work done?
Lightning Bolt - Ride The Skies

Headless Heroes

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jason Falkner - Author Unknown

My Morning Jacket

you eat a cucumber?
Faith No More - Surprise! You’re Dead!

Casual

you prepare for an important date?
Too Short

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
The Creation - How Does It Feel To Feel?

Jacques Renault


Top 15 favourite songs of all time

Rebelski

you pretend to be married?
Billy Idol - White Wedding

Munk

you relax on a beach?
Biermösl blos'n

Gwyneth Herbert

you want to disturb your neighbours?
David Bowie - Aladdin Sane

Dave Clarke

you come home from the club?

Tinnitus at 1khz.

Fujiya & Miyagi

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

Rainer Trüby

you meet your parents?
Mel Torme - Comin Home Baby

KT Tunstall

your party anthem
Eddie Cochrane - C'mon Everybody

Steve Mason

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
King Bee - Back By Dope Demand

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite things that make you sexy

light rays from a disco mirror ball / traveling ...

Woolfy

best soundtrack ever

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

Panico

take these three books along:

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

Daddy-O

first record you remember
The Stylistics - You're A Big Girl Now

Architeq

you are love sick?
Vincent Gallo - Applegirl

Boozoo Bajou

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Roots - What They Do?

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

Wolfmother

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

Wordsworth

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime

Coyote

you prepare for an important date?

Ampo: Me too.

Gravenhurst

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Pan Sonic - Kesto

Kurt Maloo

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sinéad O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Matthew Herbert

take these three CDs/records with you:
Keith Jarrett - The Melody At Night, With You

Bush Tetras

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Blow Monkeys

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

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

David Rodigan

No. 7
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

Sibrydion

No. 6
Llwybr Llaethog - Mewn Dyb

Defend Moscow

the song to be played at your funeral
DJ Shadow - Blood On The Motorway

Franz Nicolay

perfect anthem for New York
Simon & Garkunfel - Only Living Boy In New York

Tiga

a song you wish you'd written yourself
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

Lloyd Cole

best concert you ever attended
Kraftwerk

Lotte Kestner

the perfect anthem for Seattle

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

Woodpigeon

you drive a car late at night?
Deerhunter - Nothing Ever Happened

Datarock

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

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Tha 4orce

your sunday morning song
Aretha Franklin - I Say A Little Prayer

Jesse Lenat

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jesse Lenat - Luna

The Golden Filter

you are love sick?
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Phil Mison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Santana - Aqua Marine

Funkmasters

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Percy Faith - Theme From A Summer Place

Whitehouse

your party anthem
Baby's Gang - Happy Song

The Bees

you stay in bed?
Louis Armstrong - Ain’t Misbehavin'

Dego

you sit in a plane?
Funk D'Void - Technoir

Unconventional Science

a song that reminds you of school
Black Star - Thieves In The Night

Prefuse 73

you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton

Chikinki

the song to be played at your funeral
The KLF - Justified And Ancient

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you make love?

Oh machte ich das doch öfter...

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds your friends of you

I gotta ask my friend Olivia who is ...

Chris Coco

you go to a club?
Joe Smooth - Promised Land

Hannah Cohen

a record you fell in love to
Talk Talk

Fanfarlo

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

Padded Cell

you want to disturb your neighbours?
I- Robots - Frau (Boys Noize Remix)

Seelenluft

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Bottin

a song that reminds you of school
Jamiroquai - Too Young To Die

Morton Valence

you wake up?
The Butthole Surfers - The Shah Sleeps in Lee Harvey's ...

Lexx

you take a bubble bath?
John Martyn - Solid Air

CALLmeKAT

best day of the week in the city?

I like sunday evenings.

First Aid Kit

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

Manuel Tur

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

DJ Nu-Mark

your ultimate heartbreak song
Alicia Keys - If I Ain't Got You

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite books

Joan Brady: «Theory Of War» / Louis de Bernieres ...

Black Devil Disco Club

a record you fell in love to
Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind

Charlotte Hatherley

you wake up?
The Clash - Should I Stay Or Should I Go

Kasper Bjorke

your guilty pleasure song
Backstreet Boys - Incomplete

M.A.N.D.Y.

you make love?

That’s a secret.

Tony Carrasco

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

Kissogram

a song to seduce you
Silver Apples - You And I

Peter Broderick

your party anthem
Talking Heads

Alexandra Hope

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Galaxie 500 - 4th Of July

Caribou

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

Junior Boys

a song you wish you'd written yourself

I've never written a song that made ...

Linda Lewis

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

Travis

you walk the cat walk?
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy

Air

perfect anthem for Paris
Grace Jones - La Vie En Rose

Molly Wagger

5 favorite books

Irvine Welsh: «Trainspotting» / Bill Watterson: «Calvin & Hobbes» (everything ...

Bobbito Garcia

you relax on a beach?
Jorge Ben - Comanche

Max Essa

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

Lail Arad

you wake up?
Joni Mitchell - Chelsea Morning

Stefan Goldmann

you run naked through a cornfield?
Le Mystere de Voix Bulgares - Polegnala E Todora

Captain Sensible

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cramps

Ruede Hagelstein

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

Dwele

a song that reminds you of school
The B52's - Love Shack

We Are Wolves

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

Defari

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

Tridact

you camp in the desert?
Psyance - The Answer

Alexander Robotnick

you make love?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Prince Language

a song that reminds you of school
Pavement - Summer Babe

Riccio

favorite street?

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

Holger Czukay

you cook?

Ohne Musik schmeckts besser.

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

Morgan Geist

you sit in a plane?
Cloud One - Atmosphere Strut

The Rayographs

the song to be played at your funeral
Tim Curry - Antyhing Can Happen On Halloween

Nocturnes

first record you remember
Depeche Mode - Flexible

Cosmo Vitelli

your sunday morning song
Can - Sunday Jam

Dinky

5 favorite records
ESG - A South Bronx Story

The Phantom Band

your party anthem
David Bowie - Let’s Dance

Tom Vek

5 favorite instruments

drums (Sonor Hilite, White) / piano (any) / bass (Fender ...

Aaron Wright

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

Final Fantasy

you take a bubble bath?
Jann Arden

Robin Saville

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

John Daly

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Captain Beefheart / Pharoah Sanders / Dan Aykroyd

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite books

Can I mention six? Jack Kerouac: «On The ...

AM

No. 8
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Ian Pooley

you relax on a beach?
Marcos Valle - The Essential Vol.1&2

My Bee's Garden

your party anthem

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

Doe Paoro

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

James Holden

first record you remember
The Beach Boys

Shakespeares Sister

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Cosmo

5 favorite personal belongings

My record collection / My Bozak and hi-fi system ...

Karl Bartos

first record you remember
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Kaos

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Marissa Nadler

you feel like 1982?

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

Mark E.

you make love?
U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

Wolf People

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

Emma Tricca

you drive a car late at night?
The Eagles - Take It Easy

Sondre Lerche

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

Howlin' Rain

you shop for shoes?

Elevator music plays in the stores. Or some ...

Crystal Antlers

you relax on a beach?
Wham! - The Edge Of Heaven

Marit Bergman

favorite street corner?

Tegnergatan/Drottninggatan

Alan Oldham

No. 7
«Love and Rockets»

Mungolian Jetset

first record you remember
Trond-Viggo Torgersen - Det Var En Gang

New Young Pony Club

you run naked through a cornfield?
Broadcast

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Azari & III

you prepare for an important date?

S: Silence!

Nick Chacona

you fall asleep?
Boards Of Canada - Music Has The Right To Children

Johnossi

favorite place to shag?

J: In my bed. Or... let’s say ...

Metronomy

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Oscar: I started using television-theme tunes as ring ...

These New Puritans

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Sade - Cherish The Day

Pyrolator

you sit in a plane?
Barbara Morgenstern - Please Wake Me For Meals

Ashley Beedle

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

Vetiver

the song to be played at your funeral
Bobby Charles - I Must Be In A Good Place Now

Mark Archer

first video clip you remember?
Jona Lewie - Stop The Cavalry

Kon & Amir

you destroy a hotel room?
Led Zeppelin

Rich Medina

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Carl Thomas - Summer Rain

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
New Order - True Faith

Ronny & Renzo

you play ping-pong?

Nicolas: Are you serious...?

Race Horses

you sit in a plane?
Grandaddy - He's Simple He's Dumb, He's The Pilot

Zambri

you run naked through a cornfield?
Sigur Rós - Svefn-g-Englar

Georg Levin

record you were looking for the longest
The Emotions - New Affair

Horace Andy

No. 3
Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack

Lovefingers

your guilty pleasure song
Alicia Keys - Empire State Of Mind

Chateau Flight

first record you bought
Afric Simone - Hafanana

Shine 2009

you come home from the club?
PM Dawn - Paper Doll

Justine D

you take a bubble bath?
Stereolab - Dots And Loops

N.A.S.A.

you paint your apartment?
Architecture In Helsinki - Tiny Painting

Luke Solomon

5 favorite English words

Fuck / Bollocks / wonderful / cheers / fabulous

Jazzanova

you make love?

Würde mich zu sehr verwirren...

Chelonis R. Jones

you solve difficult mathematical tasks?
Radiohead - Everything In Its Right Place

Miss Platnum

you go to a club?
Jay-Z

Frank Black

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

José James

you paint your apartment?
Corinne Bailey Rae

Moonboots

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

I don't listen to music to be ...

Round Table Knights

you watch girls go by?
Roxy Music - More Than This

The Loose Salute

your liberation anthem
The Doors - Break On Through

George Duke

a song that reminds you of school
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Bill Callahan

first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties

Sam Amidon

you stay in bed?
Martin Hayes - Martin Hayes

Heavy

you walk in the rain?
The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer

Mark Richardson

you make love?
Al Green - Belle

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Claude Debussy - Petite suite for piano

Gnod

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

Oneida

you go fishing?

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

Chuck D

you wake up?

Any new song.

Mouse On Mars

first record you remember
«Pumuckl Und Die Ostereier»

Mr Scruff

you go fishing?
Mr Scruff - Fish

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite places in Brighton

«Bill’s», for breakfast / «The Mock Turtle», for ...

Smudo

you cook?
Louis Prima

Chrome Hoof

you prepare for an important date?
Men Without Hats - Safety Dance

Treefight For Sunlight

first record you bought
Blur - You’re So Great

Jonathan Wilson

you destroy a hotel room?
Farmer Dave Scher - Feel Me Baby

Peter Kruder

you paint your apartment?
The Primitive Painter - Levitation

Memory Band

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

Melanie C

5 favorite cartoon characters

Cartman / Bugs Bunny / Forghorn Leghorn / Nemo / Bart Simpson

Constance Amiot

best Jacques Brel song
Jacques Brel - La valse à mille temps

The Emperor Machine

you walk in the rain?
23 Skidoo - Last Words

Rumer

your party anthem
Bill Withers - Use Me

The Shortwave Set

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Shortwave Set - Is It Any Wonder

El-P

you fall asleep?

Never happens.

Black Angels

your party anthem
Clinic - Walking With Thee

Midlake

a record you fell in love to
Björk - Debut

Stratus

you sit in the subway?
Pedestrians - Commuter Fantasy

Birdy Nam Nam

you run from the cops?
Giorgio Moroder - The Chase

Richard Hawley

5 favorite cities

Sheffield, my home. I like lots of other ...

Young Knives

take these three DVDs along:

«The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser» by Werner Herzog ...

The Invisible

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell - All I Want

Still Going

best video clip you ever saw
N.W.A - Straight Outta Compton

Rod Thomas

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

Trentemoller

you are stoned?
Plastikman - Consumed

C. Gibbs

a song that reminds your friends of you
Neil Young

Horse Meat Disco

get these three pets:

My Boston Terrier Rocco. He's the love ...

Polly Scattergood

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

Erik Truffaz

you make love?
Jimi Hendrix

Cosmin TRG

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Andy Stott - We Stay Together

DJ Mehdi

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

Electric 6

you wake up?
High On Fire - Fireface

Alela Diane

your ultimate heartbreak song
Kate Wolf - You're Not Standing Like You Used To

Thievery Corporation

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

Cortney Tidwell

No. 4
Elliott Smith - From A Basement On The Hill

A Touch Of Class

you go to a club?

Gar nix, weil’s ja so ein Krach ...

Lisbee Stainton

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars

The Project Club

you wake up?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Bosque Brown

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Boots Of Spanish Leather

Audie Darling

best movie that takes place in the city?

The only movies I can think of filmed ...

Marc Romboy

you work in the garden?

Das habe ich noch nie gemacht, keine Zeit.

Joakim

you wake up?
Lee Hazlewood - Some Velvet Morning

Glass Candy

take these three CDs/records with you:
Nico - The Marble Index

Thieves Like Us

best concert you ever attended
Spiritualized

Olafur Arnalds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Holy Ghost!

you sit in the subway?
D-Train - You’re The One For Me (Labor Of Love Mix)

Coldplay

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

The Fray

you wake up?
The Innocence Mission - One For Sorrow, Two For Joy

Mugwump

you wake up?
Prince - The Future

Hacienda

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

Large Professor


Top 10 all time favourite hiphop tracks

Leo Zero

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Night Writers - Let The Music Use You

Sebastien Tellier

your sunday morning song
Perry Como - Solo Tu

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you stay in bed?
Mark Hollis - Inside Looking Out

Julia Franck

take these three CDs/records with you:
Michel Petrucciani - Both Worlds

Lo Fat Orchestra

first record you bought
Pet Shop Boys - Suburbia

Luca C & Brigante

you are love sick?
Cat's Eyes - Love You Anyway

Alva Noto

you wake up?
Feist - 1, 2, 3, 4

Jimmy Edgar

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

Jesh

No. 8
MGMT - Oracular Spectacular

Kool & The Gang

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

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arab Strap

Terence Bernardo

first record you remember
Fleetwood Mac - Tusk

Lucky Luke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Justice

5 favorite records
Prince - Sign Of The Times

The Earlies

your ultimate heartbreak song
This Mortal Coil - Song To The Siren

The Miserable Rich

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Lovebug Starski - Amityville

Gary Lucas

first record you bought
Duane Eddy - Dance With The Guitar Man

Broken Social Scene

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

Tindersticks

first record you remember
«Sparky's Magic Piano»

Yellowman

your liberation anthem
Yellowman - Zungguzungguguzungguzeng

The Priscillas

take these three tools with you:

H: Spade / Hammer / Screw driver

Anna Kashfi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ruth Etting - Exactly Like You

Pacifika

5 favorite personal victories

waking up happy / eating well / getting sun / finishing ...

Leon Ware

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

Hannah Scott

first record you remember
Oklahoma Soundtrack

Malachai

5 favorite books

Stephen Fry: «Moab Is My Washpot» / Ray Coleman ...

Kelli Ali

you are in a depressive mood?
Nico - Janitor Of Lunacy

Senor Coconut

you wake up?
The Beatles - Something

Glen Johnson

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

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Pastor

you sit in the subway?
TQ - Westside

Explosions In The Sky

you sit in a plane?
Eluvium - New Animals From The Air

Peter, Bjorn & John

you go fishing?
Eggstone - Water

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you walk through a dark forest?
Röyksopp - What Else Is There?

John Klemmer

first record you remember
Nat King Cole

Our Broken Garden

you meet your parents?
Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby

Kris Menace

best song by Serge Gainsbourg

Everything song of him is great, no?

Studio

your boozed up anthem
Happy Mondays - Kuff Dam

Minus 8

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
David Bowie - Five Years

Wooden Birds

the song to be played at your funeral

No music at my funeral, please?

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite club?

F12 – on the stairs overlooking the government. On ...

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Backstreet Boys - As Long As You Love Me

In Flagranti

you sit in the subway?

I don’t like to have headphones on ...

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Fol Chen

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Beastie Boys - 5-Piece Chicken Dinner

Neon Heights

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

All of the above.

Magic Arm

you drive into the country?
James Taylor - Carolina In My Mind

Penguin Prison

best video clip you ever saw
Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like A Lady

Social Disco Club

No. 8
Pam Todd - Let's Get Together (Mr. Chinn's Eternal Love...

Bomb The Bass

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

Dillon

you go to a club?
LFO - LFO

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Lindstrom

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Only With You

Paul Frick

you drive into the country?
Pink Floyd - Saint Tropez

Kevin Saunderson


Detroit

Million Stylez

favorite restaurant?

It’s an Indian restaurant nearby my studio ...

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in the subway?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

Wall-E

you walk through a dark forest?

What’s a forest???

Rocko Schamoni

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

Müllmann

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite records
Nina Simone - Sings Ellington

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Michael Mayer

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

Osborne

a record you fell in love to
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

Ilija Rudman

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Taana Gardner - When You Touch Me

A Guy Called Gerald

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Morgenspaziergang

Ratatat

a song that reminds you of school
Pavement

Anni Rossi

5 favorite places in Chicago

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

DJ Touché

No. 4

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

Lone Wolf

perfect anthem for Leeds
Pulled Apart By Horses - High Five, Swan Dive, Nose Div...

Circlesquare

you are in a depressive mood?
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Belle & Sebastian

a song that reminds your friends of you
Hot Butter - Popcorn

Valery Gore

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Greg Foat Group - Time Piece 1 (Harpsichord Bugalu)

Swahili Blonde

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

Sharon van Etten

you are love sick?
Sybille Baier - Forget About

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Einstürzende Neubauten

Stephan Remmler

your boozed up anthem
Die Flippers - Es gibt Millionen von Sternen

Cazals

your ultimate heartbreak song
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tracks Of My Tears

Odawas

the song to be played at your funeral
Joni Mitchell - Slouching Towards Bethlehem

Port O'Brien

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

Spinto Band

you prepare for an important date?

No music. I am too busy thinking.

Interpol

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030 (LP)

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal belongings

my little bag which contains my other personal ...

Pepe Bradock

you wake up?
Gil Evans - La Nevada

Mugison

5 favorite English words

dream / imagine / darkness / buddy / love

James Pants

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Laibach - Opus Dei

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Sonic Youth - Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star

Jakob der Lügner

you drive a car late at night?
Masta Ace - Dear Diary

James Murphy

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

Modeselektor

5 favorite bands you know personally

Motorhead / Radiohead / Blonde Redhead / Metallica / Rolling Stones

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite restaurants

McDonalds / Subway / Tacotime / Burger King / Chinese food at ...

!!!

a record you fell in love to
The Cure - Disintegration

Chris & Cosey

your ultimate heartbreak song
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite building?

The Bank of Georgia building in Sololaki and ...

Andreya Triana

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lady Gaga - Poker Face

Telepopmusik

your liberation anthem
The Buggles - I Am A Camera

A Mountain Of One

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

Chris Carrier

you make love?
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Seether

you sit in a plane?
Failure - Saturday Saviour

Efterklang

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Wooden Shjips

you go fishing?
Parliament - Little Old Country Boy

Daniel Wang

your party anthem
Poussez - Don’t Stop, Keep Movin'

Sandi Thom

first record you remember
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

Anja Schneider

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

Shawn Lee

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

David Morales

you are in a depressive mood?
Blue Magic - Look Me Up

Andy Gill

the song to be played at your funeral
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrows Parties

J Rawls

5 favorite cartoon characters

Bugs Bunny / Fred Flintstone / GI Joe / Road Runner ...

No Age

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
The Jesus And Mary Chain - You Trip Me Up

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Hafnarfjörður
Vinur Hafnarfjarðar

Lopazz

you are on a football field?

Der Ball ist rund. Das Spiel dauert 90 ...

Bing Ji Ling

record you were looking for the longest
Al Hirt - Soul In The Horn

Dan Michaelson

first record you remember
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)

Ray Mang

you sit in the subway?
Tangerine Dream - Love On A Real Train

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds you of school
Daft Punk - Homework

Nedry

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Bad

Heidi Happy

you sit in the subway?
Das Pop - You

Mavis Staples

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

Ewan Pearson

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

Al Kent

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

Karl Culley

your sunday morning song
Robin Williamson - Back In Paris

Lucky Soul

you are on the tour bus?
The Rolling Stones - Sway

Pearly Gates

best concert you ever attended
Tina Turner

Tim Mälzer

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

Bettye Lavette

a song that reminds you of school
The Miracles - Way Over There

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
Todd Rundgren - Todd Rundgren

Terry Lynn

favorite sports team?

Waterhouse F.C.

Nicky Siano

your party anthem
MFSB - Love Is The Message

Clare & The Reasons

a song that reminds you of school
Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby

Syd Matters

you go to a club?
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Simone White

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Caron Wheeler

record you were looking for the longest
David Sancious featuring Alex Ligertwood - Ever The Sam...

Kissey Asplund

you stay in bed?
Kero One - In All The Wrong Places

Suzanne Vega

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite drinks

Coke / Cherry Coke / Dr Pepper / Peach Iced Tea ...

Michael Reinboth

you meet your parents?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Motor City Drum Ensemble

best video clip you ever saw

Alles von Chris Cunningham.

Trevor Jackson

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

Windsurf

you take a bubble bath?
Ralf & Florian - Ananas Symphonie

The Morning Benders

first record you bought
Boyz II Men - II

Whomadewho

5 favorite remixes
Depeche Mode - Behind the Wheel (Shep Pettibone Dub)

King Britt

first record you bought
AC/DC - Back In Black

Kathryn Williams

you walk in the rain?
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite numbers

0 / 5555 / 2 / 1 / 1328476824587645

The Bangles

you go to a club?
Small Faces

Lanoiraude

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

Todd Terje

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

Howling Bells

your sunday morning song
Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay

Wally Badarou

record you were looking for the longest
Miriam Makeba - Miriam Makeba

The Ones

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Ones - Flawless

Jill Jones

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

Ost & Kjex

you go to a club?
Zinja Hlungwani - N'Wagezani

Quiet Village

you make love?
The Mystic Moods Orchestra

Afrika Bambaataa

the song to be played at your funeral
Sly & The Family Stone - Stand

Magic Mike

a song that reminds you of school
The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock

Trusme

your party anthem
Spanish Harlem Orchestra - La Banda (Fruitmeat / Rope A...

Angel Deradoorian

your guilty pleasure song

I don’t feel guilty about any of ...

Annie

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Green Velvet - Flash

Monday Michiru

you dig for old records?
Miles Davis - So What

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you wake up?

Not so much a song, but a style ...

Heidi

you wake up?
Smog

Jay Jay Johanson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh! I wouldn’t listen to any music ...

Tahiti 80

you fall asleep?
Alpha - Nyquil

John Foxx

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Rebel Rebel

Psychic Ills

you relax on a beach?
Richie Havens - Run, Shaker Life
1
 / 47

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

a record you fell in love to
Talk Talk

+more

Doe Paoro

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

+more

Valery Gore

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ben Folds Five - Song For The Dumped

+more

Sarah Jaffe

first record you bought
Patty Griffin - Flaming Red

+more