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Syd Matters

aka Jonathan Morali is a near-cult figure in France. His delicated but expansive music inhabits a shadowy textural landscape somewhere between Beck and Robert Wyatt.

Which song do you listen to when...
you take a bubble bath?
Staind - It's Been A While
you ride a bicycle?
Roxy Music - Would You Believe?
you go to a club?
ABBA - Dancing Queen
you cook?
The Palace Brothers - I Tried To Stay Healthy For You
you run naked through a cornfield?
Frank Black - Parry The Wind High, Low
you prepare for an important date?
Midlake - He Tried To Escape
you are in a depressive mood?
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Spanish Dance Troupe
you drive a car late at night?
Mogwai - C.O.D.Y. (Come On Die Young)
you make love?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy
you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Tom Waits - Down Down Down
you play ping-pong?
AC/DC - Stiff Upper Lip
you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Nick Drake - Time Has Told Me

Cause this is the song I’m listening to right now.

you rob a bank?
Sly & The Family Stone - Runnin' Away
you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Simon & Garfunkel - Homeward Bound
you wake up?
Radiohead - Go To Sleep
Questions answered by: Jonathan Morali

Whitehouse

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Paul Sharada - Dancing All The Night

Mystery Jets

you camp in the desert?
Talking Heads - Listening Wind

Hannah Cohen

a record you fell in love to
Talk Talk

Simone White

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

The Chap

5 favorite moments in time

being born / listening to Led Zeppelin’s «Whole ...

Ora Cogan

you go fishing?
John Lurie - Fishing With John

Baikonour

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

Ray Mang

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

Bettye Lavette

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

Final Fantasy

perfect anthem for Toronto
The Phonemes - Steeples And Peoples

Ronny & Renzo

you wake up?
Yennek - Serena X

The Bangles

you go to a club?
The Move

Georg Levin

you ride a bicycle?
Joni Mitchell - Help Me

Cazals

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

Caribou

a record you fell in love to
Lilys - Ginger

DJ Cherrystones

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

Cornelius

you sit in the subway?
Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train

Telephones

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
New Musik - 24 Hours From Culture

Hacienda

best concert you ever attended
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Emma Tricca

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Martyn - May You Never

Little Dragon

5 favorite records
Jimi Hendrix - Electric Ladyland

Kaos

a song that reminds you of school
Double D & Steinski - Lesson 1

Cajun Dance Party

the song to be played at your funeral
Smog - Dress Sexy At My Funeral

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite human inventions

Schlummertaste / Gaspedal / Vibrationsalarm / Internet / Sonnenbrille

A Touch Of Class

your boozed up anthem
Edwin Birdsong - Cola Bottle Baby

Dani Siciliano

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

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds you of school
The Sweet - Blockbuster

Jazzanova

you wake up?
Doris - Did You Give The World Some Love Today, Babe?

Duke Special

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Divine Comedy - National Express

Funkmasters

the song to be played at your funeral

C: Not planning on dying, so there will ...

Apiento

a song that reminds you of school
Jungle Brothers - Straight Out The Jungle

Manuel Tur

record you were looking for the longest
Brian Bennett - Voyage

Woodpigeon

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

Morningwood

a record you fell in love to
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

Yacht

No. 3
Milli Vanilli - Girl You Know It's True

Frank Black

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

good espresso – oh god, what is life without ...

Emmy The Great

your sunday morning song
The Innocence Mission - Bright As Yellow

Andy Gill

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

Sarah Jaffe

a record you fell in love to
Bon Iver - For Emma Forever Ago

Jacques Renault

No. 2
Aphrodite’s Child - The Four Horsemen

Beautiful Swimmers

you want to disturb your neighbours?

M: The most over-the-top Byron Stingley-led house I ...

Caron Wheeler

you sit in a plane?
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

KT Tunstall

a record you fell in love to
T. Rex - Electric Warrior

The Priscillas

your party anthem
The Priscillas

Magic Mike

a song that reminds you of school
Cybotron - Clear

Odawas

first record you remember
«Les Miserables» Soundtrack

The Fray

which person from the city you like the most?

Tim Allen, of course.

Brian Jackson

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

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Phuture

David Morales

you fall asleep?

Nature Sounds.

Dego

you relax on a beach?
Lyn Collins - Mama Feelgood

Nedry

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Postal Service - Sleeping In

Shawn Lee

perfect anthem for London
Blossom Dearie - I Like London In The Rain

Howe Gelb

take these three books along:

Mitch Cullin: «Tideland» / «Return To Tideland» / «Escape From ...

Mugwump

you sit in a plane?
Franz Ferdinand - Ulysses (BTWS Remix)

Bottin

your ultimate heartbreak song
Lucio Battisti - Io Vorrei... Non Vorrei... Ma Se Vuoi

Sebastien Tellier

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pink Floyd - Sheep

Wolf People

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
U2

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Supergrass - I Should Coco

Anna Kashfi

your guilty pleasure song
Suede - Suede

Mr Scruff

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

Faust

your ultimate heartbreak song
Charlie Parker - Lover Man

Editors

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Owen Paul - My Favourite Waste Of Time

Wooden Birds

best soundtrack ever
Pink Floyd - Obscured By Clouds

Mouse On Mars

take these three games along:

Riesen Mikado / Monopoly / Traktor Quartett

DJ Kent

you destroy a hotel room?
Slayer

Glen Johnson

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

Tracey Thorn

best concert you ever attended
The Smiths

Jimi Jamison

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

Love Inks

record you were looking for the longest
Life Without Buildings

Still Going

your party anthem
James Brown

Swahili Blonde

you wake up?
Erik Satie - Gymnopedie 1-4

Max Essa

you come home from the club?
Fleetwood Mac - Brown Eyes

Omar

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Rebelski

your boozed up anthem
Orbital - Belfast

The Diaphanoids

you fall asleep?

MTV

Broken Social Scene

start to learn these three things:

play cello / use pro tools / carpentry

AM

No. 7
David McCallum - The Edge

Beverley Knight

you relax on a beach?
Chaka Khan - Move Me No Mountain

Ingrid Olava

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

On the roof of the new Opera.

Bosque Brown

perfect anthem for Denton
Centro-Matic - Too Much Downtime

Alan Oldham

No. 4
«Strange Days»

King Britt

you sit in a plane?
The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?

Gossip

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

Sharon van Etten

you are love sick?
Sybille Baier - Forget About

Alva Noto

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite restaurants

«Di Mascio» in Sulmona, Abruzzo, Italy / «The Lucky ...

DJ Nature

best concert you ever attended
Manicured Noise

Gemma Ray

you shop for shoes?
The Velvelettes - Needle In A Haystack

Steve Mason

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Flirtations - Nothing But A Heartache

John Klemmer

you sit in a plane?
Sade

Mélissa Laveaux

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Laura Veirs - Drink Deep

George Duke

first record you remember
David Fathead Newman - Hard Times

Robin Saville

you feel like 1972?
David Bowie - Queen Bitch

Micah P. Hinson

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

Black Devil Disco Club

you prepare for an important date?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Chris Carrier

5 favorite places in the world

Roma / Niagara falls / Alpes mountains / Golden Gate bridge ...

David Holmes

you ride a bicycle?
Squarepusher - Feed Me Weird Things

Melanie C

5 favorite cities

Liverpool / London / Los Angeles / New York / Hamburg

Headman

best label ever

Sire Records.

Luke Solomon

5 favorite records
D’Angelo - Devil’s Pie

Chrome Hoof

you walk in the rain?
Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love

Electric 6

you fall asleep?
Acid Mother's Temple - La Novia

Heidi Happy

you drive a car late at night?

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

Marcus Bonfanti

first record you bought
Queen - Queen’s Greatest Hits

Kathy Zimmer

your sunday morning song
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

Boozoo Bajou

No. 4
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Justice

5 favorite magazines

Lowdown / VlCE / Tokion /Public (french gossip tabloid) / Top ...

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite bands that hail from LA

Buddy / Sea Wolf / Cold War Kids / Gus Black ...

Horse Meat Disco

take these three books along:

I'm not an avid reader by any ...

The Ones

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Amy Winehouse - Just Friends

Cage The Elephant

you ride a bicycle?
Beck - Mutherfucker

Scout Niblett

first record you remember
Rod Stewart

Franz Nicolay

your guilty pleasure song
Turbonegro - Fuck The World

James Yorkston

your boozed up anthem

I booze down. 

Kid Loco

you make love?
Jon Lucien - Rashida

When Saints Go Machine

you work in the garden?

Don't have one. And I have never ...

Yoav

a song that reminds your friends of you
George Michael - Faith

Modeselektor

5 favorite clothes

UR T-Shirt / Minimal My Ass T-Shirt / Modeselektor T-Shirt ...

Lovefingers

first record you remember
The Beatles

Erobique

a song that reminds your friends of you
John Paul Young - Love Is In The Air

Pacifika

you wake up?
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

door / window / front zip of a tent / fire ...

Dillon

you drive a car late at night?
D.A.F. - Alle Gegen Alle

Gnod

best concert you ever attended
Drunk In Hell

Sven Väth

the song to be played at your funeral

Hm...überleg ich mir noch...

These New Puritans

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Björk - Venus As A Boy

Molly Wagger

5 favorite clubs

Cuckoos Nest / Bongo / Jack of Clubs / Opium / Liquid ...

Captain Sensible

take these three books along:

Martin Strong: «The Great Psychedelic Discography» / Charles Darwin ...

Brasstronaut

you sit in the subway?
Phoenix - Love Like A Sunset

Moving Units

you wake up?

The voices in my head.

Au Revoir Simone

you are in a depressive mood?
The Korgis - Everybody's Got To Learn Sometime

Woolfy

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

Valery Gore

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jeff Buckley - Everybody Here Wants You

The Miserable Rich

you jog?
Herbie Hancock - Head Hunters

Million Stylez

where was your first flat?

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

Ada

5 favorite records
2raumwohnung - Melancholisch Schön

Slove

you meet your parents?
Wings - Let Em In (Jimi Bazzouka Edit)

Alexander Robotnick

you sit in a plane?
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

Panico

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Budgie (Siouxie’s drummer) / Genesis P. Orridge / Me ...

Oyvind Morken

your boozed up anthem
4 øl og en pizza

Kinski

first record you bought
The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz

Anja Schneider

your ultimate heartbreak song
Underground Resistance - Electronic Warfare

Shakespeares Sister

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything by The Spice Girls/Pop Idol etc.

Interpol

you go to a club?
Mike Jones - What Ya Know About

Kathryn Williams

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joni Mitchell - A Case Of You

Azari & III

you go to a club?
The Future Sound Of London - Papua New Guinea

Nick Chacona

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Tamlins - Hard To Confess

Kris Menace

you play ping-pong?
Air - Kelly Watchs The Stars

Jacob Golden

your sunday morning song
Nick Drake

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

Vetiver

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

Gary Lucas

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

Jackpot

you wake up?

I try to keep the morning hours quiet ...

J Rawls

the song to be played at your funeral
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - T.R.O.Y.

Jesse Lenat

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jesse Lenat - Luna

Julia Franck

take these three books along:

Dostojewski: «Verbrechen und Strafe» (weil ich es noch ...

Alex Smoke

you jog?

Pah! No chance. Even if I did jog ...

Defari

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

Heidi

you jog?

I’m afraid I don’t jog.

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Cat Power - You Are Free

Jay Jay Johanson

you ride a bicycle?
The Modern Jazz Quartet

Rod Thomas

first record you bought
Ace Of Base - All That She Wants

Vashti Bunyan

get these three pets:

I have no animals around me at the ...

Daddy-O

perfect anthem for New York
Stetsasonic - Go Stetsa 1

Doe Paoro

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

Richard Norris

5 favorite bands you know personally

The Chemical Brothers / The Clash / Happy Mondays / Soft ...

Bobbito Garcia

you fall asleep?

I can’t hear music when I’m ...

Saint Etienne

you sit in a plane?
Cliff Richard - Travellin' Light

Mooner

No. 1
Die Dominas - Die Dominas

We Are Scientists

5 favorite cities

San Francisco, CA / Berkeley, CA / New York, NY ...

Cypress Hill

your guilty pleasure song
Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

Clare & The Reasons

you pretend to be married?
Bessie Smith - Devils Gonna Git You

Memory Band

you go to a club?
Clipse

Architecture In Helsinki

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere

Chris & Cosey

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

Wooden Shjips

you run naked through a cornfield?
Fleetwood Mac - Only You

Whirlwind Heat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Angel Deradoorian

the song to be played at your funeral
Madonna - Holiday

Treefight For Sunlight

record you were looking for the longest

iTunes pretty much ruled that one out.

Pilooski

your party anthem
Diana Ross & The Supremes - He's My Sunny Boy

Peter, Bjorn & John

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Steve Reich - Music For A Large Ensemble

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal belongings

my little bag which contains my other personal ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite movies

«Working Girl» by Mike Nichols / «The Gore Gore ...

James Pants

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

Soft Rocks

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

Ashley Beedle

you are love sick?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Michael Reinboth

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Tech-House.

Zohra

5 favorite human inventions

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

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite movies

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

Chateau Flight

a song that reminds your friends of you
I:Cube

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Lee Perry

Lindstrom

you are in a depressive mood?
Elliott Smith - Tomorrow Tomorrow

Jonathan Wilson

you drive into the country?
West Coast Dream Sequence - Badu's Dream

Smudo

you sit in a plane?

Dort schlafe ich gerner.

Van She

5 favorite bands you know personally

Soulwax / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Cut Copy / The Presets ...

DJ Nu-Mark

first record you bought
U.T.F.O. - Roxanne Roxanne

A Mountain Of One

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

Bodies Of Water

your party anthem
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Junior Boys

best concert you ever attended
Neil Young & Crazy Horse

ESG

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

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Europe Endless

Paul Frick

you run naked through a cornfield?
Björk - Declare Indepenence

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Tha 4orce

a song that reminds your friends of you
Whodini - Friends

The Loose Salute

your party anthem
Juile Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity - Let The Sun...

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal belongings

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

Lexx

you are in a depressive mood?
Richard Ashcroft - Check The Meaning

Trentemoller

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dead Kennedys - Too Drunk To Fuck

Alexandra Hope

you fall asleep?
Erik Satie - 3 Gymnopedies

Large Professor

5 favorite rap tunes
T La Rock - It’s Yours

Midlake

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

El-P

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Cage - Ballad Of Worms

Malachai

5 favorite cartoon characters

Homer Simpson / Top Cat / Johnny Bravo / Angry Kid ...

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Facemob

Lo Fat Orchestra

your ultimate heartbreak song
Olli Schulz - Nimm mein Mixtape Babe

Devendra Banhart

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

Dollboy

you drive a car late at night?
Sandie Shaw - Monsieur Dupont

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your party anthem
Goblin - Un Ragazzo D'Argento

Sandro Perri

you drive a car late at night?
Sparks - Tryouts For The Human Race (Long Version)

Round Table Knights

you shop for shoes?
The Smiths - This Charming Man

Matthew Dear

get these three pets:

Monkey / Hermit Crab / Volley Ball

Art Brut

first record you remember
Bob Dylan - Baby, Stop Crying

Padded Cell

you fall asleep?
The Orb - Okie Dokie It's The Orb

Pink Skull

your ultimate heartbreak song
R.E.M. - Camera

Seether

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

Pepe Bradock

you are in the sauna?
The Orioles - Crying In The Chapel

The Earlies

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Only A Northern Song

Luca C & Brigante

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

Riccio

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

All songs of the past and the future ...

Neon Heights

you are in a depressive mood?
James Taylor

Coyote

you cook?
Cafe Del Mar, Vol. 3

Tiga

you sit in a plane?
Depeche Mode - Tora! Tora! Tora!

Erol Alkan

you are in a depressive mood?
Manic Street Preachers - The Holy Bible

Explosions In The Sky

you wash your hair?
Songs: Ohia - Farewell Transmission

Race Horses

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Karl Bartos

record you were looking for the longest

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

Stratus

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

The Juan MacLean

No. 3
Frankie Knuckles - The Whistle Song

Circlesquare

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Spider And I

Barn Owl

your party anthem
Suicide - Suicide

Ben Watt

you wake up?
Sufjan Stevens - Concerning The UFO Sighting Near Highl...

Michael Mayer

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

Colder

No. 8
Nick Drake - Riverman

Holy Ghost!

you sit in a plane?
Six Finger Satellite - Race Against Space

Rumer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything I have written myself, usually!

Richard Hawley

5 favorite restaurants

Food is for puffs.

Bob Power

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Herbie Hancock - Chameleon

Ilya Santana

you take a bubble bath?
Deva Premal - Mantras

Kool & The Gang

you make love?
Heatwave - Always And Forever

Chikinki

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal

Yuck

5 favorite personal belongings

Mini Ampeg head and cab / Selmer PA Speakers ...

Telepopmusik

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Rentals - Friends Of P

Chris Coco

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

The Phantom Band

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin III

Kasper Bjorke

your guilty pleasure song
Backstreet Boys - Incomplete

Nicole Willis

first record you remember
Nancy Wilson - Hollywood - My Way (LP)

Casual

first record you remember
EPMD - Strictly Business

Ralphi Rosario

first record you bought
Chic - Good Times

Invisible Conga People

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

Droog

you are love sick?
The Smiths - Girlfriend In A Coma

Marit Bergman

what should one eat when in the city?

Chinese food at «Ho’s», locally grown organic ...

Beppe Loda

you play a game of chess?

I don’t play chess.

Windsurf

record you were looking for the longest
Paul Simon - The Paul Simon Songbook

Comanechi

you take a bubble bath?
Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers - I'm Not A Juvenile Deli...

DJ Mehdi

record you were looking for the longest

Haven’t found it yet.

Tal Weiss

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine

Horace Andy

No. 7
Burning Spear - Marcus Garvey

Olafur Arnalds

best song by Depeche Mode
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Justine D

5 favorite movies

«Paris Is Burning» by Jenny Livingston / «Partner» by ...

Psychic Ills

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Fripp & Eno - Swastika Girls

Bebel Gilberto

best soundtrack ever
Air - Virgin Suicides

Empire Of The Sun

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Southern Man

Anne Clark

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

No way!!!!

Brothers Of End

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Brigitte Bardot - Une Histoire De Plage

GusGus

you make love?
PPPönk - Ultra Dance

Division Of Laura Lee

you take a bubble bath?
Tom Waits - Cold Water

Penguin Prison

a song to seduce you
Sade - Soldier Of Love

Morpheus

you take a bubble bath?
The Drifters - I've Got Sand In My Shoes

Newton Faulkner

No. 5
They Might Be Giants - No!

Morgan Geist

you wake up?

Silence.

Jesh

No. 10
The Muffs - Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow

Higamos Hogamos

you make love?
K-9 Corp - Dog Talk

Terry Lynn

which person from the city you like the most?

My son, Joseph.

Oneida

you play a game of chess?

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

Dave Clarke

you wake up?
Wooden Shjips

Ian Pooley

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Stefan Goldmann

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Xenakis

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite restaurant?

Amida Kolgrill. At Folkungagatan 76. So good...

Hugh Herrera

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The B-52's - Summer Of Love

Polly Scattergood

you wash your hair?

I don’t listen to music while washing ...

Coldplay

a song that reminds your friends of you
Queen - We Are The Champions

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Fourplay

Living Things

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ludwig van Beethoven - 5th Symphony

Kid Koala

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

Theo Parrish

you sit in the subway?

We don't have a subway in Detroit ...

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song that reminds you of school
Biz Markie - Just A Friend

Mark Richardson

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Motörhead - Killed By Death

Glass Candy

take these three books along:

Albert Camus: «The Stranger» / Hermann Hesse: «Siddhartha» / J ...

Phil Mison

first record you bought
Laurel & Hardy - Trail Of The Lonesome Pine

Gary Numan

your party anthem
Rammstein - Sonne

Wolfmother

you are love sick?
Black Sabbath - NIB

Shine 2009

you sit in a plane?
Luscious Jackson - Naked Eye

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

Toby Tobias

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

Orishas

you wash your hair?

I listen to the sound of the water ...

Grizzly Bear

you are love sick?
Björk - Cocoon

Pyrolator

you work in the garden?
Bad Examples - Keine Sorgen

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite restaurant?

«Jalla Jalla» on Bergsgatan. Best place to stop ...

Zwicker

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Peter Kruder

you sit in a plane?
David Sylvian - Gone To Earth

Tim Sweeney

you prepare for an important date?
Marvin Gaye - T Plays It Cool

Belle & Sebastian

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

Barbara Carlotti

best concert you ever attended
Leonard Cohen

C. Gibbs

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

Jill Jones

you feel like 1986?
Joyce Sims - Come Into My Life

Bush Tetras

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Butthole Surfers - Electric Larryland (LP)

Lopazz

you ride a bicycle?
Thin Lizzy

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite cities

Honkong / Beirut / Quebec / Vancouver / Caracas. Muss ich überall ...

Bing Ji Ling

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

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Cure - Three Imaginary Boys

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rammstein - Amerika

Peter Broderick

a song that reminds your friends of you

Hmmm, you'd have to ask my friends ...

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
Zongamin

Joan As Police Woman

you come home from the club?
Blur - Caravan

Irvine Welsh

the song to be played at your funeral
Joe Dolce - Shuddap Ya Face

Architeq

you sit in a plane?
Arcade Lovers - Fantasy Lines

Tim Mälzer

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Rolling Stones - Wild Horses

David Rodigan

No. 16
Half Pint - Greetings

Heavy

you are love sick?
Wayne Shorter - Dindi

Our Broken Garden

you go to a club?
Fleetwood Mac - What Makes You Think You're The One

Chuck D

you make love?

60’s music.

Parlour

first record you remember
Ralph Lundsten - Svit Elektroniskt Dragspel

Matmos

you relax on a beach?
Fripp & Eno - Evening Star

Mavis Staples

first record you remember
Buddy & Ella Johnson - Since I Fell For You

Camille

you come home from the club?
ABBA

First Aid Kit

you make love?
Devendra Banhart - Lover

Erik Truffaz

you cook?
Crosby, Stills & Nash

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Fantan Mojah - Hail The King

Like A Stuntman

you work in the garden?
Pavement - Carrot Rope

Marc Romboy

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three games along:

Jokari / Subbuto / a ball to play beach soccer

José James

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

Meret Becker

perfect anthem for Berlin
Eisler/Brecht - Anmut sparet nicht noch Mühe

The Jackets

a song that reminds you of school
Extrabreit - Hurra Hurra die Schule brennt

Kurt Maloo

you ride a bicycle?
Air (featuring Francoise Hardy) - Jeanne

Ost & Kjex

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Sisters Of Mercy - Amphetamine Logic

Daniel Wang

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sumeria - Golden Tears

Kinky

5 favorite animals

blue whale / panter / pig / dog / penguin

Bill Brewster

you watch girls go by?
Jacques Dutronc - J'ai Tout Lu, Tout Vu, Tout Bu

DJ Touché

No. 8

«Dead And Buried» (Gary A Sherman, 1981). One ...

Good Shoes

you sit in the subway?
The Long Blondes - Giddy Stratospheres

Dollskabeat

you cook?
Richard Strauss

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Frank Sinatra

Lail Arad

you go to a club?
Vampire Weekend - White Sky

Al Kent

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Staple Singers - Trippin' On Your Love

Minus 8

your boozed up anthem
The Ramones - Somebody Put Something In My Drink

The Emperor Machine

you paint your apartment?
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

The Morning Benders

record you were looking for the longest
Neil Young - Time Fades Away

Kissey Asplund

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Toni Braxton - Unbreak My Heart

Spinto Band

first record you remember
The Beatles - All Together Now

Terence Bernardo

best Beatles song

There is a Beatles song for every emotion ...

The Revenge

record you were looking for the longest
Unfinished Business - Out Of My Hands (Love's Taken Ove...

Future Beat Alliance

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

Efterklang

a record you fell in love to
Jeff Buckley - Grace

Ewan Pearson

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

Tahiti 80

your ultimate heartbreak song
Carly Simon - You're So Vain

Prefuse 73

the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

New Young Pony Club

you watch girls go by?

I like watching girls but not as much ...

Soul Clap

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Annie

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

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:

All the jazz soundtracks I own

Wally Badarou

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

Pastor

you make love?
Burzum - Kaimadalthas' Nedstigning

Unconventional Science

a song you would use as a ring-tone
El-P - Tuned Mass Damper

Morton Valence

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

Osborne

first record you remember
Captain Zoom - Happy Birthday, Todd

Cosmin TRG

you sit in the subway?
Methadon 3000 - Din Sub

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Nikki - Notice Me

Marissa Nadler

you are love sick?
The Band - Lonesome Suzie

Studio

you jog?
Steve Reich - Vermont Counterpoint

Linda Lewis

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Here There And Everywhere

Ratatat

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ludwig van Beethoven - 7th Symphony

Candi Staton

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Isn't She Lovely

Max Romeo

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Travis

you are love sick?
Teenage Fanclub - Your Love Is The Place I Come From

Johnossi

favorite club?

J & O: We’re not going out that ...

M.A.N.D.Y.

you cook?
Justin Timberlake - Senorita

Nils Frahm

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you cook?
American Music Club - Johnny Mathis' Feet

Young Knives

take these three games along:

Family Fortunes / Chess / Tomb Raider

Syd Matters

you take a bubble bath?
Staind - It's Been A While

Yellowman

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

James Holden

first record you remember
The Beach Boys

Jean-Michel Jarre

perfect anthem for Paris
Maurice Jarre - Paris brûle-t-il?

Moonboots

No. 1
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

The Late Greats

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

The Hidden Cameras

the song to be played at your funeral
Scott Walker - My Death

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite TV shows

Alan Partridge / The Office / Hollyoaks (!) / The Premieship / Match ...

Nicky Siano

record you were looking for the longest
Dorothy Morrison - All God's Children Got Soul

Fingerpicked

No. 12
Doug Paisley - Us And Them (Mojo, 2011)

Afrika Bambaataa

you play a game of chess?

Nothing. I have to concentrate on the game.

Rich Medina

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kool & The Gang - Summer Madness

Constance Amiot

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

Air

first record you remember
A Robin Hood storytelling record

Dinky

5 favorite records
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 2

The Soulsavers

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Smiths - I Know It's Over

Jakob der Lügner

you are in a depressive mood?
Zachary Richard - La ballade de Jean Batailleur

Kevin Saunderson

what should one eat when in the city?

Alligator

Karl Culley

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - Stronger

Lone Wolf

your sunday morning song
Jan Johansson - Visa från Utanmyra

Sibrydion

No. 10
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Patio

Lloyd Cole

best concert you ever attended
Kraftwerk

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal victories

make living out of music / get gigs quite ...

Ricardo Villalobos

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Tom Vek

you watch girls go by?
Justin Timberlake - Like I Love You

Bomb The Bass

first record you remember
The Wombles Theme song

Leon Ware

perfect anthem for Detroit
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Ain't No Mountain High En...

Apache Beat

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Scary Monsters

Mirror Mirror

you jog?
Janet Jackson - Black Cat

Port O'Brien

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Vetiver - Down At El Rio

Social Disco Club

No. 10
The Love Supreme - Sugar (Social Disco Club Remix)

Sam Amidon

5 favorite places in the world

on a train / on a boat / by a ...

Mungolian Jetset

first record you bought
Queen - Play The Game

Boom Bip

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
King Tubby - No Love Version

Fanfarlo

your party anthem
Parliament - Give Up The Funk (Tear The Roof Off The Su...

Gravenhurst

you fall asleep?

I can’t fall asleep to music, I ...

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you sit in the subway?
N.W.A.

Lucky Soul

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

James Murphy

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

Brennan Green

you sit in a plane?

If I’m on a plane, I’m ...

Bill Adler

first record you bought
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite English words

succulent / nigh / effluvia / smegma / rib

White Hinterland

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

White Denim

a song that reminds your friends of you
Spin Doctors - Two Princes

DJ Hell

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Sail To The Moon

Dwele

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pharcyde - Passin' Me By

Minotaur Shock

you sit in the subway?
Alva Noto

My Morning Jacket

you are in a depressive mood?
Iron & Wine - Cinder And Smoke

In Flagranti

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Hopefully there is a bar so I can ...

Metronomy

best concert you ever attended
Les Rhythmes Digitales

Max Tundra

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Coldplay - Yellow

Fol Chen

you are love sick?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Bit-tuner

take these three tools with you:

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

US3

first record you bought
David Bowie - The Rise & Fall Of Ziggy Stardust

Little Jackie

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Turzi

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

Thieves Like Us

first record you bought
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill

Miss Platnum

you cook?
Billie Holiday

Eagles Of Death Metal

you wake up?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp

Gilles Peterson

you sit in a plane?
UFO - United Future Airlines

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite animals

pugs / elephants / koala bears / chimps / birds

Chromatics

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Glass Candy - Iko

The Bees

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Stereolab - Moodles

Tanya Stephens

you fall asleep?
Kenny G.

Rocko Schamoni

favorite building?

Golden Pudel Klub. Selbst gebaut.

Plum

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

warehouse parties / street art / the choice of stuff ...

Black Angels

you are in a depressive mood?
Love - A Message To Pretty

Birdy Nam Nam

you smuggle diamonds?
Diamond D & The Psychotic Neurotics

Trusme

best concert you ever attended
Dwele

Zambri

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Aphex Twin - Vordhosbn

Magic Arm

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

Marius Circus

you make breakfast?
The Rosebuds - Go Ahead

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite human inventions

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

John Foxx

a song that reminds you of school
The Pretty Things - Don't Bring Me Down

Hannah Scott

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

Charles Webster

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Showroom Dummies

Glimpse

5 favorite human inventions

Synthesizers / Records / Expresso Machines / The internet / Bugaboo Bugies

Martin Rev

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod and I ...

Joakim

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Neil Young - Out On The Weekend

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds your friends of you
Paolo Nutini - Pencil Full Of Lead

Pearly Gates

perfect anthem for London
Billie Holiday - Good Morning Heartache

Shitdisco

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Justin Timberlake - My Love

Tindersticks

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

Headless Heroes

you walk in the rain?
Phoenix - If I Ever Feel Better

Sumner Brothers

you destroy a hotel room?
Dead Kennedys - Your Emotions

Leo Zero

perfect anthem for London
Bang The Party - Release Your Body

Ilija Rudman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Mike Anthony - Why Can't We Live Together

Dennis Kane

you prepare a candle light dinner?

I cook a lot. Often I'll listen ...

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
Isaac Hayes - Shaft

Bloc Party

you take a bubble bath?
Love - You Set The Scene

The Shortwave Set

your ultimate heartbreak song
Razorlight - In The Morning

Senor Coconut

you are on a football field?
Richard Wagner - Ring der Nibelungen

Dominique Leone

first record you remember
«Jimmy Crack Corn»

Sandi Thom

you fall asleep?
Metallica - Enter Sandman

My Bee's Garden

a record you fell in love to
Broadcast - The Noise Made By People

No Age

you make breakfast?
Black Dice - Trip Dude Delay

Everything Everything

you take a bubble bath?
Michael Jackson - Stranger In Moscow

The Invisible

5 favorite instruments

bass clarinet / DX7 / Hohner telecaster / zither / MPC

Fiona Daniel

you make love?
Nina Kinerts - Pets & Friends

Chelonis R. Jones

you take a bubble bath?
The Fatback Band - Feel My Soul

2raumwohnung

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Madonna / Dalai Lama / Tommi

Sondre Lerche

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Grapefruit Moon

Dan Michaelson

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

Hatcham Social

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

Ian Hart

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Positively 4th Street

The Project Club

you destroy a hotel room?
Ludwig van Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Rainer Trüby

your sunday morning song
Cat Stevens - Bring Another Bottle Baby

Aaron Wright

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beatles - Martha My Dear

Howling Bells

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

Fan Death

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I don’t even own a phone.

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite movies

1. «Blade Runner». A classic cat and mouse ...

Wordsworth

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

Kool Keith

you sit in a plane?
Skyy - High

Seelenluft

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Anastacia - Paid My Dues

Alela Diane

a record you fell in love to
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

Holger Czukay

you sit in the subway?

Ich hasse Musik in der U-Bahn.

Cosmo

5 favorite records
Ash Ra Temple - Ash Ra Temple

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite instruments

ukulele / acoustic guitar - especially in Nashville tuning / violin ...

Quiet Village

you wake up?

That really depends on the mood I’m ...

Kissogram

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Stereolab - Emperor Tomato Ketchup

Tiago

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Bitchin Bajas - Fresh Hair

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

The Battle Of Land And Sea

the song to be played at your funeral

I have yet to write that song.

Monday Michiru

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Aguas De Marco

Sóley

best concert you ever attended

Ahh too many... But I´d love to ...

Peanut Butter Wolf

the song to be played at your funeral

Don’t jinx me!

Mugison

5 favorite drinks

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

Soul Mekanik

you play ping-pong?
Les Paul & Mary Ann Ford - Bye Bye Blues

Adonis

perfect anthem for Chicago
Adonis - Rocking Down The House

Alter Ego

best video clip you ever saw
Blur - Girls And Boys

Tridact

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

DJ Vadim

your sunday morning song
One Self - Sunday Afternoon

Mechanical Bride

first record you remember
Jackie Wilson - Reet Petite

Datarock

you wake up?
Talking Heads - Don’t Worry About The Government

VV Brown

you make love?
Sade - No Ordinary Love

Kelli Ali

you fall asleep?
Johann Sebastian Bach - Air On A G String

Audie Darling

where was your first flat?

Although I grew up here, as soon as ...

Dennis Bovell

you sit in a plane?
5th Dimension - Up, Up And Away

The Golden Filter

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Fever Ray - If I Had A Heart

CALLmeKAT

what should one eat when in the city?

It’s a cliché but: Smørrebrød ...

Trevor Jackson

you wake up?
Michael Jackson - Rock With You

N.A.S.A.

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Slayer - Raining Blood

Lotte Kestner

your party anthem

Right now it's the new Big Boi ...

Todd Terje

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you run from the cops?

Flo: Ich hab die Hosen so voll, dass ...

Motor City Drum Ensemble

first record you bought
The Awakening - Mirage

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you play a game of chess?

Spiele zu selten.

Fujiya & Miyagi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Arthur Russell - A Little Lost

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite personal victories

riding the Space Eagle / shredding guitar solos – 1986 ...

Hot Chip

you come home from the club?
702 - You Don't Know

Lucky Luke

your boozed up anthem
Neil Young - Barstool Blues

!!!

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the waves.

Bill Callahan

first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties

Prince Language

your boozed up anthem
First Choice - Let No Man Put Asunder (Ron Hardy Edit)

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Howlin' Rain

you come home from the club?

Something off of the Blue Thumb record label.

Lhasa

first record you remember
Donovan - A Gift From A Flower To A Garden

Loane

a song that reminds your friends of you
Just Jack - Disco Friends

Trans Am

you are in a depressive mood?
Neil Young

Charlotte Hatherley

you wash your hair?
Wings - Band On The Run

Kon & Amir

you go fishing?
Starfire - Make The Most Of It

Andreya Triana

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

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

first record you remember
Elton John - Rocket Man

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Gwen Guthrie - Seventh Heaven (Larry Levan Remix)

Justus Köhncke

best video clip you ever saw
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Mark E.

you jog?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Wall-E

you are in a depressive mood?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Mark Archer

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

Leroy Burgess

first record you remember
Johnny Mathis

Simple Kid

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Raspberry Beret

Chromeo

your boozed up anthem
Non Phixion - Black Helicopters

Nocturnes

your boozed up anthem
Grizzly Bear - Marla

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

I dont really care, it could even be ...

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal tragedies

there are too many and they are too ...

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
ELO & Olivia Newton John - Xanadu
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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

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

+more

Doe Paoro

your guilty pleasure song
Peter Cetera – Glory Of Love

+more

Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

+more

Sarah Jaffe

a song you would send over the ocean
Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind

+more