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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

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Umberto Tozzi - Ti Amo

Luca C & Brigante

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Baxter Dury - Happy Soup

Droog

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cure - Lullaby

The Revenge

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Waite - Missing You

Shawn Lee

record you were looking for the longest

I'm still looking for it!

Glimpse

5 favorite drinks

Single Malt Whisky / Saki / Port / Expresso Martini / Dr ...

David Morales

you feel like dancing?
Oliver S - Do Your Thing

Camille

you take a bubble bath?
Marilyn Monroe - Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friends

Gilles Peterson

you fall asleep?
Sun Ra - Sleeping Beauty

Datarock

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

Jackpot

you go to a soundsystem?

Any track by my Jackpot partner Erik Wikstr ...

Sondre Lerche

you take a bubble bath?
Chet Baker - You'd Better Go Now

Jesper Dahlbäck

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

No job!

Nils Frahm

you play ping-pong?
Steak: Music From The Motion Picture

Pacifika

you relax on a beach?

The music of the waves.

Little Jackie

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah

Fabrizio Mammarella

the song to be played at your funeral
New York Citi Peech Boys - Life Is Something Special

El-P

you relax on a beach?

Doesn't happen.

Padded Cell

you wake up?
Trees - On The Shore (LP)

Jacques Renault

No. 10
Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb

Apache Beat

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

Cosmo

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I don’t have a favourite way.

David Pajo

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

no electricity / no refrigeration / no windows

Jakob der Lügner

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep

The Miserable Rich

you cook?
Oscar Peterson

Fujiya & Miyagi

a record you fell in love to
Pavement - Slanted And Enchanted

Whirlwind Heat

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jim Croce -Time In A Bottle

Glen Johnson

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - I'm A Slave 4 U

Howling Bells

you paint your apartment?
Bob Marley - Natural Mystic

Daniel Wang

best Stevie Wonder song
Sergio Mendes - The Real Thing

Headman

the song to be played at your funeral

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

The Ones

first record you bought
Cerrone - Supernature

Bjorn Torske

you go to a club?
Basic Channel - Phylyps Trak II

The Jackets

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Lightning Beatman - Apartment Wrestling Rock'n'Roll

Interpol

you cook?
Chet Baker - But Not For Me

Rebelski

you are on a football field?
Underworld - Born Slippy

Mavis Staples

first record you bought
Sam Cooke - You Send Me

Munk

you make love?
Aram Khachaturian - Säbeltanz

Jimi Jamison

a song that reminds you of school
Duane Eddy - Peter Gunn

Electric 6

you relax on a beach?
AC/DC

The Phantom Band

a record you fell in love to
The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses

Woodpigeon

5 favorite records
Elliott Smith - XO

Magic Arm

you sit by the river?
John Fahey - Poor Boy Long Ways From Home

Junior Boys

the song to be played at your funeral
Benny Hill Chase Music

James Yorkston

a song that reminds your friends of you

I guess one of mine would probably do ...

Johnossi

favorite restaurant?

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

Syd Matters

you go to a club?
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite things about Finland

Sauna / Mushrooms / Bears / Water / Air

Tracey Thorn

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Kathy Zimmer

a song that reminds you of school
Brownsville Station - Smoking In The Boys Room

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you run naked through a cornfield?
Led Zeppelin - D'yer Maker

The Juan MacLean

No. 5
Bread - The Best Of Bread

Andy Gill

first record you remember
a Davey Crockett spoken word LP

Lucky Luke

a record you fell in love to
Pavement - Range Life

Peter, Bjorn & John

you drive a car late at night?
Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme

Luke Solomon

you relax on a beach?
10cc - Dreadlock Holiday

Phenomenal Handclap Band

best concert you ever attended
Daft Punk

Brothers Of End

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite personal tragedies

Blowing up my Linn speakers / Never having enough ...

Saint Etienne

you wake up?
Sandy Denny - The Music Weaver

Anni Rossi

5 favorite bands that hail from Minnesota

Hüsker Dü / Best Friends Forever / Prince / Bob ...

The Earlies

the song to be played at your funeral
Jon Bon Jovi - Blaze Of Glory

Wolf People

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - White Man In Hammersmith Palais

The Soulsavers

first record you remember
Dolly Parton - Jolene

Ian Pooley

you cook?
Biz Markie - Spring Again

Captain Sensible

you come home from the club?
Donovan - Colours

Gary Numan

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Jean Genie

The Bees

you make love?
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Hatcham Social

record you were looking for the longest
Echo & The Bunnymen - Crocodiles

Lail Arad

you drive a car late at night?
Herman Dune - Baby Baby You're My Baby

Midlake

first record you remember
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut

Sven Väth

first record you remember
Bill Haley & The Comets - Rock Around The Clock

Alexander Robotnick

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

Shine 2009

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Orbital - Lush

Chikinki

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

Heavy

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

2raumwohnung

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Madonna / Dalai Lama / Tommi

Phil Mison

first record you remember
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Alan Oldham

No. 6
Anything by Paul Pope

Pink Skull

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

Todd Terje

a record you fell in love to
Creative Source - You Can't Hide Love

Theo Parrish

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bad Brains - Rock For Light

Trans Am

you prepare for an important date?
Crowded House

Beppe Loda

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Beppe Loda & Marco DJ - Sognando

Belle & Sebastian

first record you bought
The Flying Pickets - Only You

Seelenluft

the song to be played at your funeral
The Cyclones with Count Ossie - Meditation

Anne Clark

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

No way!!!!

Parlour

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

Mark Archer

a song to seduce you

Songs don't work on me, has to ...

Monday Michiru

you feel like 1982?
Prince

We Are Wolves

learn these three songs by heart:
Iron Butterfly - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida

Afrika Bambaataa

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sly & The Family Stone - Stand

Franz Nicolay

you ride a bicycle?
Chumbawamba - Mouthful Of Shit

Kathryn Williams

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Lou Reed - Berlin

Lotte Kestner

first video clip you remember?
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams

Van She

5 favorite numbers

3 / 5 / 8 / 13 / 21

Chuck D

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

Al McKay

you relax on a beach?
Kenny Loggins - Return To Pooh Corner (LP)

Black Devil Disco Club

first record you remember
Johann Strauss - On The Beautiful Blue Danube

Karl Bartos

best video clip you ever saw
The Beatles - Penny Lane

Caribou

the song to be played at your funeral
Crazy Frog - Axel F

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite cities

Long Beach, California / Cleveland, Ohio / El Paso, Texas ...

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

Good Shoes

you work in the garden?
Young Knives - Weekends And Bleakdays

Mystery Jets

you run naked through a cornfield?
King Crimson - The Book Of Saturday

Cortney Tidwell


Top 10 alltime favorite LPs

Angel Deradoorian

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith - Twilight

White Hinterland

first record you bought
TLC - Crazy Sexy Cool

Matthew Dear

record you were looking for the longest

Everything on iTunes.

Comanechi

you run from the cops?
Beastie Boys - Aglio E Olio

Alela Diane

perfect anthem for Nevada?
Casual Fog - Bitchin' Majestic

Bebel Gilberto

you work in the garden?
Brazilian Girls - Pussy

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Wave Pictures

Lydia Lunch

you feel like 1980?
The Stooges - 1969

Marissa Nadler

first record you remember
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Audie Darling

favorite radio station?

Vanderbilt University has a great radio station on ...

Rich Medina

you take a bubble bath?

That’s for girls.

Hugh Herrera

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you wake up?
Beat Happening - Other Side

Fol Chen

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

Mirror Mirror

you are at the hairdresser?
Willow Smith - Whip My Hair

The Loose Salute

your liberation anthem
The Doors - Break On Through

Telepopmusik

perfect anthem for Paris
Chet Baker

The Project Club

you come home from the club?
Balearic Mike & Kelvin Andrews - Down To The Sea & Back...

Little Dragon

5 favorite drinks

Umeshu / Water / Espresso / Roiboos Tea / Weissbier

Bosque Brown

the song to be played at your funeral
The Rolling Stones - Dead Flowers

Boozoo Bajou

No. 4
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Duke Special

the song to be played at your funeral

I would like a song specially written for ...

Brasstronaut

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

Kid Loco

you read a book?
Bo Diddley - You Can't Judge A Book By It's Cover

Constance Amiot

a song you would send over the ocean
Nina Simone - Suzanne

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

Erik Truffaz

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Volta

James Holden

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Binary Finary - 1999

Trentemoller

you walk in the rain?
Hope Sandoval - Bavarian Fruit Bread

Kaos

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Suicidal Tendecies

Wooden Shjips

you jog?
Snapper - Buddy

Cajun Dance Party

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

Kurt Maloo

a song that reminds you of school
Cream - N.S.U

Sebastien Tellier

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Lucio Battisti - Ancora Tu

Coyote

your sunday morning song
Tranquility Bass - Cantamilla

Papst & Abstinenzler

you relax on a beach?
Slayer - Angel Of Death

John Daly

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

Justine D

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - Conversation Piece

Wally Badarou

a record you fell in love to
James Brown - Give It Up Or Turn It A Loose

Holger Czukay

you sit in the subway?

Ich hasse Musik in der U-Bahn.

Osborne

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Smiths

Sharon van Etten

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Diane Cluck - I'm Your Here I Am

Moonboots

best concert you ever attended
The Penguin Café Orchestra

Kon & Amir

you play lego?
Sade - Smooth Operator

The Priscillas

take these three CDs/records with you:
Various - Girls in the Garage Vol. 1 - 3

Brennan Green

you sit in a plane?

If I’m on a plane, I’m ...

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Figurines - Release Me On The Floor

Sumner Brothers

you go to a club?
Lily Allen

The Battle Of Land And Sea

perfect anthem for Portland
Songs Of Green Pheasant - Hey, Hey Wilderness

Chromeo

No. 9
The Pharcyde - Passin’ Me By

Tridact

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stooges - I Wanna Be Your Dog

Simone White

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

Kool & The Gang

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Wow this is psycho logic, is this comedy ...

Mario Basanov & Vidis

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

Architecture In Helsinki

a song that reminds you of school
Billy Joel - Matter Of Trust

The Fray

which song fits the city the best?
The Mexican Hat Dance

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite personal tragedies

I think if a tragedy is indeed a ...

Ray Mang

you are stoned?
Scientist - Meets The Space Invaders

Joakim

you make love?
Monte Cazazza - Sex Is No Emergency

Penguin Prison

perfect anthem for New York
Alicia Keys - Empire State Of Mind

Barbara Carlotti

a song you would send over the ocean
The Velvet Underground - Ocean

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite human inventions

musical instruments / sound recording / silicon chip / paper / cameras

Soul Mekanik

you are love sick?
Tone Theory - Limbo Of Vanished Possibilities

Lovefingers

you make love?
Deniece Williams - Free

Holy Ghost!

you sit in the subway?

N: To be honest, I listen to Holy ...

Loane

first record you bought
Madonna - Who's That Girl

Lexx

you cook?
Yellow Magic Orchestra - La Femme Chinoise

Moving Units

you go to a club?

Ridiculous conversations.

Kid Koala

you sit by the river?
Louis Armstrong - Moon River

Nicky Siano

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - As

George Duke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Clarke/Duke Project, Volume 1

DJ Nu-Mark

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead

Mouse On Mars

take these three DVDs along:

Learn To Surf Part 1 / Learn To Surf ...

Mark E.

you wake up?
Phuture - Rise From Your Grave

Minotaur Shock

you sit in the subway?
Ezekiel Honig

Ada

start to learn these three things:

Fische fangen / Fische ausnehmen / Fische zubereiten

Alva Noto

you eat a cucumber?
Ø - Mugwumb

Dave Clarke

a record you fell in love to

Music is such a big part of my ...

Peter Broderick

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arvo Pärt - Für Alina

Mooner

No. 4
Logic System - Logic

Erol Alkan

you fall asleep?
Al Green - Love And Happiness

Valery Gore

you make love?
Bernice - Pacemaker

Motor City Drum Ensemble

record you were looking for the longest
Roy Brooks & The Artistic Truth

Leroy Burgess

the song to be played at your funeral
Mahalia Jackson - Trouble Of The World

Howe Gelb

take these three tools with you:

right eyebrow / left eyebrow / slightly crinkled beard

AM

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

Jimmy Edgar

your boozed up anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Omar

your boozed up anthem
Slade - Merry Christmas Everybody

Circlesquare

you ride a bicycle?
John Williams - Theme from E.T.

Sibrydion

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Pepe Bradock

your party anthem
Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band - Cherchez La Femm...

James Murphy

you drive a car late at night?
NEU! - NEU! 75

Panico

learn these three songs by heart:
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Mélissa Laveaux

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

Bloc Party

you fall asleep?
Aphex Twin; The Stills

King Britt

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Stevie Wonder - Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plan...

Simple Kid

you go to a club?

That's never gonna happen.

Quiet Village

you take a bubble bath?
Various Artists - The Sound Gallery, Vol. 1

Kissey Asplund

you come home from the club?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Art Brut

your ultimate heartbreak song
Traveling Wilburys - Congratulations

Polly Scattergood

you sit in a plane?
Mylo - In My Arms

A Mountain Of One

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

Howlin' Rain

you prepare for an important date?
Ike & Tina Turner

Kalabrese

your boozed up anthem
Tom Waits - Straight To The Top

Large Professor

5 favorite MCs

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

Marc Romboy

you drive a car late at night?
Edvard Grieg

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite magazines

Hate Magazin / Groove / Frankfurter Allgemeine / Spiegel / Blinker

Adonis

perfect anthem for Chicago
Adonis - Rocking Down The House

Bill Adler

a song that reminds your friends of you
Frank Sinatra - How Little It Matters (How Little We Kn...

Robin Saville

you come home from the club?
Stars Of The Lid - Don't Bother They're Here

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Tha 4orce

you take a bubble bath?
Red Dragon - Hol' A Fresh

Kasper Bjorke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Animal Collective - My Girls

Matmos

you paint your apartment?
The Fall - Paint Work

Wall-E

you drive a car late at night?
Jimi Hendrix - Trash Man

Annie

you cook?
Nancy Sinatra - Kinky Love

Senor Coconut

you are in a depressive mood?
Perez Prado

José James

you feel like 1982?
Flying Lotus - 1983

DJ Mehdi

you take a bubble bath?
Marvin Gaye

Our Broken Garden

you meet your parents?
Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby

When Saints Go Machine

you stay in bed?
Destroyer - Chinatown

Anja Schneider

a song that reminds your friends of you
Anja Schneider & Sebo K - Rancho Relaxo

Spinto Band

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ada Jones - The Yama Yama Man

Nick Chacona

you stay in bed?
Roland Burrell - Stormy Night

Mechanical Bride

you come home from the club?
Fleetwood Mac - Rhiannon

Dwele

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

Terry Lynn

favorite street corner?

Big Road – central point of Waterhouse, bus terminal.

Sandro Perri

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

Luke Haines

5 favorite things to be afraid of

I presume there is a problem in translation ...

Chris & Cosey

the song to be played at your funeral
John Barry - Walkabout

Miss Platnum

you had enough of this world?
Aretha Franklin - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Wolfmother

you are love sick?
Black Sabbath - NIB

Marcus Bonfanti

perfect anthem for London
Freddie King - My Credit Didn't Go Through

Bill Callahan

a record you fell in love to
Meat Puppets - Up On The Sun

N.A.S.A.

a record you fell in love to
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Whitehouse

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

Telephones

you come home from the club?
White - 47 Rockets (For Wan Hu)

Faust

you meet your parents?
Luis Mariano

Drugstore

a song that reminds you of school
The Undertones - Teenage Kicks

Eagles Of Death Metal

you had enough of this world?
Amazing Grace

Zambri

you sit in the subway?
Flying Lotus - Beginners Falafel

John Klemmer

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Stevie Wonder - Happy Birthday

Love Inks

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bob Dylan - Knockin On Heaven's Door

Fiona Daniel

you take a bubble bath?
Alela Diane - Pirate’s Gospel

Kelli Ali

you drive a car late at night?
The Stooges - Dirt

Alex Smoke

you prepare for an important date?
Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel

Irvine Welsh

your boozed up anthem
The Pogues - The Boys From The County Hell

Jesh

No. 7
Ludwig Van Beethoven - The 9 Symphonies

Million Stylez

favorite place to shag?

In my bedroom with my empress.

Azari & III

you prepare for an important date?

A: I listen to a CD by Anthony ...

Lindstrom

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Eagles - Hotel California

Max Tundra

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

Heidi Happy

you meet your parents?

Sonntags immer klassische Musik, die mich meistens nerv ...

Dominique Leone

take these three tools with you:

swiss army knife / tree saw / airplane building wrench

Erobique

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Style Council - My Ever Changing Moods

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Ron Trent & Chez Damier - Morning Factory

Efterklang

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Blackbird

Dan Michaelson

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The next christmas single by an xfactor winner.

Round Table Knights

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

Yoav

your party anthem
Prodigy - Out Of Space

Slove

you feel like 1982?
Taxi-Girl - Mannequin

Leo Zero

your sunday morning song
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - My Head Is My Only...

Malachai

5 favorite cartoon characters

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

Richard Hawley

5 favorite movies

All the Bruce Lee films.

Bottin

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Rydeen

Sam Amidon

you sit in the subway?
Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard

Black Angels

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly - That'll Be The Day

Editors

you go to a club?
Bloc Party - Banquet

Pearly Gates

a record you fell in love to
Doris Day - A Secret Love

Bush Tetras

you feel like 1982?
Gang Of Four - Anthrax

Beautiful Swimmers

you stay in bed?
Ned Doheny - Hard Candy

Odawas

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

Candi Staton

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Drifters - Up On The Roof

Wordsworth

your party anthem
Audio Two -Top Billin'

White Denim

first record you bought
Digable Plantes - Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time An...

Mugwump

you are love sick?
The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?

Meret Becker

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
«In The Mood For Love»

Stratus

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

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
The Grid - Floatation (Weatherall Remix)

Bob Power

your liberation anthem
Sly & The Family Stone - Stand

My Morning Jacket

you ride a bicycle?
Dr. Dog - The World May Never Know

Prefuse 73

you prepare for an important date?
Slum Village

Casual

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Chill Rob G - Let Me Show You (LP)

Dollboy

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris - Love Hurts

Psychic Ills

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

Lloyd Cole

perfect tune to cruise to
Golden Earring - Radar Love

Lopazz

you relax on a beach?
Sly & Robbie

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things to be afraid of

spiders / heights / flying / hospitals / dentists

Unconventional Science

first record you remember
NOFX - Heavy Petting Zoo

John Foxx

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

Sóley

your party anthem
Fela Kuti

Chromatics

a song that reminds you of school
Popcorn

Oyvind Morken

your guilty pleasure song
Snap! - The Power

Riccio

record you were looking for the longest
Barrington Levy - Here I Come

Fanfarlo

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

Thievery Corporation

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

Chris Coco

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Broken Social Scene

your ultimate heartbreak song
Willie Nelson - Stardust

Joan As Police Woman

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

Horace Andy


Top 10 all-time favorite songs

DJ Vadim

you run naked through a cornfield?
Gnarls Barkley - Crazy

Seether

you meet your parents?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Minus 8

you play lego?
Jimi Hendrix - Castles Made Of Sand

Rainer Trüby

a song that reminds your friends of you
Marcos Valle - Sei La

Micah P. Hinson

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

Rod Thomas

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

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Do You Want To Know A Secret?

Funkmasters

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

Michael Reinboth

you cook?
Sun Ra - Lanquidity

Memory Band

you wake up?
Pharoah Sanders - Golden Lamp

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Dillon

you run naked through a cornfield?

Da schrei ich nur. Oder singe. Oder summe.

Devendra Banhart

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver

The Chap

5 favorite cities

London / Troy / San Francisco / Athens / Berlin

Magic Mike

first record you remember
The Jackson 5 - ABC

Daddy-O

the song to be played at your funeral
Stevie Wonder - As

Shakespeares Sister

your party anthem
James Brown - Honky Tonk

Dollskabeat

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Ryuichi Sakamoto

Manuel Goettsching

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

Windsurf

you drive a car late at night?
Raiders Of The Lost Arp - City Lights

Defari

a record you fell in love to
Heatwave - Always And Forever

KT Tunstall

you sit in a plane?
Sigur Rós

Travis

you smuggle diamonds?
Lalo Schifrin - Bullit Soundtrack

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite books

David Mitchell: «Cloud Atlas» / David Foster Wallace: «Infinite ...

Future Beat Alliance

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sinéad O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Birdy Nam Nam

you feel like 1982?
Alice Cooper - I Am The Future

Gossip

you make breakfast?
Nas - Life's A Bitch

Chris Carrier

5 favorite records
Chez Damier - Untitled (KMS049)

A Guy Called Gerald

your ultimate heartbreak song
Caroll Thompson - One Dance

Alexandra Hope

you paint your apartment?
Fever Ray - When I Grow Up

Tanya Stephens

you are love sick?
Wheatus - Teenage Dirtbag

Olafur Arnalds

your boozed up anthem

I hate anthems. When I’m drunk I ...

Gary Lucas

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

Lhasa

your boozed up anthem
La Mala Rodriguez - Tengo Un Trato

Ewan Pearson

the song to be played at your funeral
Peggy Lee - Is That All There Is?

David Rodigan

No. 16
Half Pint - Greetings

Melanie C

5 favorite records
System Of A Down - Toxicity

Mugison

5 favorite animals

Humans / Monkeys – used to have one when I ...

Alter Ego

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing

Turzi

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Aerodynamik

Ingrid Olava

favorite restaurant?

Kampen Bistro, on Bogota 21

Chateau Flight

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock

Shitdisco

you wake up?
Link Wray - Rumble

Lucky Soul

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Rutles - Ouch

Stephan Remmler

a song that reminds you of school
Ritchie Valens - Donna

Xiu Xiu

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

crime / prostition / drugs

Brian Jackson

best Miles Davis song
Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come

Everything Everything

first record you bought
Outhere Brothers - Boom Boom Boom

Caron Wheeler

your party anthem
Carl Anderson - Buttercup

Soul Clap

your guilty pleasure song
Wham! - Careless Whisper

Kevin Saunderson

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

On Belle Isle. It’s an island in ...

Rocko Schamoni

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

Auf der Strasse, am Hafen, bei den grossen ...

David Holmes

you sit in a plane?
Roy Montgomery - Temple V (LP)

Hannah Scott

your boozed up anthem
Arcade Fire - Keep The Car Running

The Rayographs

record you were looking for the longest
The Casuals - Jesamine

US3

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

Marius Circus

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Snares - Black Sabbath

First Aid Kit

you drive a car late at night?
Gary Numan - Cars

Oneida

you prepare a candle light dinner?

I haven’t prepared a candle lit dinner.

Lanoiraude

5 favorite animals

Spiders / snakes / alligators / sharks / lobsters – as in salads ...

Trevor Jackson

you fall asleep?
Arovane - Tides

James Pants

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

Yellowman

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

Barn Owl

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band - Music From Big Pink

Zohra

5 favorite books

just one : Haruki Murakami: «Kafka on the shore».

Radio 4

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s too depressing.

Smudo

you go to a club?

Rare Grooves.

Peter Kruder

you paint your apartment?
The Primitive Painter - Levitation

J Rawls

5 favorite cartoon characters

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

Ilya Santana

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joel Fajerman - Magic Of The Orchid

Molly Wagger

you make love?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Soft Shock (Acoustic)

Empire Of The Sun

you wake up?
Neil Young - When God Made Me

Bit-tuner

learn these three songs by heart:
Guz - Einsam

DJ Nature

best soundtrack ever
James Brown - Black Caesar

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite magazines

Echoes / Race Today / Practical Electronics / Sound / Private Eye

Pilooski

first record you remember
Ennio Morricone

Dennis Kane

you run naked through a cornfield?
Willie Hutch - The Mack

Anna Kashfi

best concert you ever attended
Dirty Three

The Bangles

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

Max Essa

you sit in a plane?
Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man

Leon Ware

record you were looking for the longest
Miles Davis - Jazz Track (LP)

Metronomy

a song to seduce you
Nirvana

Tiga

you go to a club?
Donna Summer - Hot Stuff

New Young Pony Club

you run naked through a cornfield?
Boards Of Canada

Justice

5 favorite magazines

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

Swahili Blonde

you are love sick?
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne

Jazzanova

you had enough of this world?
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

Natalie Tusia Beridze

which person from the city you like the most?

I couldn't name less then at least ...

VV Brown

you take a bubble bath?
Sade - Cherish The Day

Young Knives

best concert you ever attended
Jad Fair; Acid Mothers Temple

Bodies Of Water

your ultimate heartbreak song
Roy Orbison - It's Over

Like A Stuntman

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Beach Boys - Wouldn’t It Be Nice

Grizzly Bear

you ride a bicycle?
Panda Bear - Carrots

Ame

you drive into the country?
Dolly Parton - Jolene

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
Beck - Odelay

Jacob Golden

your boozed up anthem
Ryan Adams - Come Pick Me Up

No Age

you shop for shoes?
Minutemen - Courage

Mungolian Jetset

your boozed up anthem
Ganim's Asia Minors - Daddy Lolo

Nicole Willis

start to learn these three things:

swim / play tumpet / play soprano sax 

CALLmeKAT

favorite band hailing from the city?

I don’t know exactly which bands are ...

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Bob Dylan - Freewheelin’

Chrome Hoof

your sunday morning song
Thomas Dolby

Gnod

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It For You)

Cazals

a song that reminds you of school
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away

Charlotte Hatherley

you are in a depressive mood?
Big Black - Pigpile

Pastor

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jaa9 & OnklP - Glir Forbi

Au Revoir Simone

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Electric Light Orchestra - Strange Magic

Hot Chip

you make love?
Sir Mix-a-Lot - Baby Got Back

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Guillaume & The Coutu Dumonts - Saperlipopette (Matt Jo...

DJ Touché

No. 6

«The House By The Cemetery» (Lucio Fulci, 1981 ...

Defend Moscow

a record you fell in love to
Idlewild - Hope is Important

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
E-40 - Tell Me When To Go

Dani Siciliano

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Blackbird

Fingerpicked

No. 11
Nils Frahm - Familiar (Erased Tapes, 2011)

Still Going

a record you fell in love to

E: Gotta wait for the movie to come ...

Al Kent

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Lisbee Stainton

record you were looking for the longest
Little Dragon - Twice

The Diaphanoids

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tangerine Dream

Bill Brewster

you sit in a plane?
Supermax - Fly With Me

Michael Mayer

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

Scout Niblett

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Drain You

Tindersticks

first record you remember
«Sparky's Magic Piano»

Tony Carrasco

a record you fell in love to
Carole King - It’s Too Late

Dynamite Deluxe

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

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal belongings

wallet / keys / credit card / piano / glasses

Horse Meat Disco

take these three tools with you:

a hammer / a saw / a harpoon... self explanitary ...

Air

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Roberta Flack - The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face

Morgan Geist

you stay in bed?

Silence.

DJ Cherrystones

you wake up?
Wipers - Over The Edge

Kinky

5 favorite instruments

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

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you take a bubble bath?
Bernard Herrmann - Psycho OST

My Bee's Garden

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

Mark Richardson

you make love?
Al Green - Belle

Tom Vek

you drive a car late at night?
Soul Coughing - City Of Motors

Plum

take these three DVDs along:

«Old Boy». To remind me that life is ...

Matthew Herbert

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian / Dazed and Confused / Desert Island Monthly

Tiago

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Blow Monkeys

first record you bought
T. Rex - Debora

Ralphi Rosario

first record you remember
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Colder

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

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite personal victories

Recording and releasing my debut album «Love.Life ...

Max Romeo

you are stoned?

I never get stoned.

DJ Hell

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

Jill Jones

you come home from the club?
Rachid Taha - Ya Rayah

Vetiver

best video clip you ever saw
Arthur Brown - Fire

Boom Bip

you stay in bed?
Art Blakey - The Summit

Tim Mälzer

take these three CDs/records with you:
Elvis Presley - Best Of Elvis

GusGus

you make love?
Gus Gus - Polydistortion

Hannah Cohen

first record you bought

Probably a Salt-N-Pepa or Deee-Lite record.

Skull Defekts

start to learn these three things:

surviving / not missing things at home / that space ...

Jay Jay Johanson

you sit in a plane?
Lou Reed - Street Hassle

Social Disco Club

No. 10
Mirror People - Echo Life (Social Disco Club Remix)

Prince Language

you make love?
Ulrich Schnauss

Clare & The Reasons

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

Living Things

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

Race Horses

you wake up?
The Beatles - This Boy

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wham! - Last Christmas

Beverley Knight

you wash your hair?

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

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No.2 and No.8

Chelonis R. Jones

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

!!!

your ultimate heartbreak song
Neil Young - Danger Bird

Ora Cogan

you go fishing?
John Lurie - Fishing With John

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your ultimate heartbreak song
Trembling Blue Stars - Sometimes I Still Feel The Bruis...

The Late Greats

you come home from the club?

Any old crap 80’s 7 inches you ...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

Ben Watt

a song that reminds you of school
The Police - Roxanne

Morton Valence

you feel like 1982?
David Bowie - 1984

Studio

you stay in bed?
Björn Olsson - Lät I H Moll

Glass Candy

learn these three songs by heart:
«El Shadi»

Ost & Kjex

you wake up?
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Só Danço Samba

Andreya Triana

a record you fell in love to
Erykah Badu - Mama's Gun

The Shortwave Set

your party anthem
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Cosmo Vitelli

best song by Serge Gainsbourg
Serge Gainsbourg - L'hotel Particulier

Jesse Lenat

you make love?
Michael Hedges - Aerial Boundaries

Kris Menace

you camp in the desert?
Mogwai - Auto Rock

The Golden Filter

you run from the cops?
Cheap Trick - Dream Police

Pyrolator

you drive a car late at night?
Apparat - Hailin From The Edge

Linda Lewis

a song that reminds you of school
The Mamas & The Papas - Monday Monday

These New Puritans

you rob a bank?
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

Ed Harcourt

you take a bubble bath?
Gene Wilder (in Willy Wonka) - Pure Imagination

Ilija Rudman

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Billy Ocean - Night (Feel Like Getting Down)

Mr Scruff

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Masters At Work - I Can’t Get No Sleep

Julia Franck

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

The Hidden Cameras

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dead Prez - Hip Hop (Let’s Get Free)

Paul Frick

you prepare a candle light dinner?
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Frank Black

get these three pets:

a persian cat (They are beautiful, exotic and ...

Doe Paoro

your liberation anthem
Nina Simone – Ain’t Got No (I Got Life)

Bobbito Garcia

you relax on a beach?
Jorge Ben - Comanche

Gemma Ray

5 favorite things that make you sexy

food / music / MDMA power / Jägermeister / crack / animals

Justus Köhncke

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

Zwicker

you play a game of chess?
Joe Hisaishi - The Legend Of Ashitaka Theme

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you meet your parents?
Lou Reed - Small Town

Tim Sweeney

you stay in bed?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Jonathan Wilson

best Joni Mitchell song
Joni Mitchell - California

Georg Levin

you take part in a peace rally?
Devendra Banhart - Heard Somebody Say

Neon Heights

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

Thieves Like Us

you wake up?
Popol Vuh - Aguirre, The Wrath Of God

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite human inventions

raps / ninja gaiden / Miami / babes / Daft Punk

M.A.N.D.Y.

you sit in a plane?
New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

Aaron Wright

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Band - It Makes No Difference

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite cartoon characters

Diamond Joe Quimby from «The Simpsons» / Stewie from ...

Kissogram

first record you remember
Leonard Cohen

Manuel Tur

first record you remember
Eric Clapton - Layla (Acoustic)

Gravenhurst

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

Hacienda

first record you remember
Joe Cocker - The Letter

Kool Keith

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Hall & Oates - I Can't Go For That

Yuck

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

Sandi Thom

you wake up?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Cypress Hill

record you were looking for the longest
Tito Puente - Puente In Percussion

Emma Tricca

you destroy a hotel room?
The Rolling Stones

The Morning Benders

your guilty pleasure song

I feel no guilt!

Baikonour

first record you bought
David Bowie - Let's Dance

Ratatat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pavement - We Dance

Port O'Brien

your ultimate heartbreak song
Justin Timberlake - What Goes Around... Comes Around

In Flagranti

you wake up?

I never listen to music when I get ...

Dego

you are in a depressive mood?
Claude Young - Acid Wash Conflict

Bomb The Bass

first record you remember
The Wombles Theme song

Heidi

you are in a depressive mood?
Aretha Franklin

Toby Tobias

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful

Ian Hart

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

Cosmin TRG

you sit in the subway?
Methadon 3000 - Din Sub

Apiento

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

Whomadewho

you drive a car late at night?
Robag Wruhme & Wighnomy Bros

Soft Rocks

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Chosen Brothers - Mango Walk (Rhythm & Sound Remix)

The Good Natured

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

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

Final Fantasy

your boozed up anthem

None, I never drink!

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds your friends of you
Everything But The Girl - Missing

Wooden Birds

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

Tal Weiss

best soundtrack ever
Benoit Charest - The Triplets Of Belleville

ESG

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Rihanna - SOS

Steve Mason

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

Tahiti 80

you prepare for an important date?
Tahiti 80 - Big Day

A Touch Of Class

you go to a club?

Gar nix, weil’s ja so ein Krach ...

Ronny & Renzo

you take a bubble bath?
Belle Epoque - Bamalama

Nocturnes

a song that reminds you of school
Angelo Badalamenti - High School Swing

Rumer

your ultimate heartbreak song
I Loves You Porgy

C. Gibbs

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Elliott Smith

Coldplay

your boozed up anthem
Oasis - Rock 'n Roll Star

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite building?

Stadsbiblioteket (the city library)

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite English words

succulent / nigh / effluvia / smegma / rib

Headless Heroes

you jog?
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

Terence Bernardo

the perfect anthem for Edmonton
The White Stripes - In The Cold, Cold Night

Charles Webster

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Showroom Dummies

Trusme

a record you fell in love to
Coldplay - Parachutes

Orishas

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh! I listen to the ghosts, of course ...

Cornelius

you repair a synthesizer?
Raymond Scott

Karl Culley

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - Stronger

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds your friends of you
Chas & Dave

Marit Bergman

a song that reminds you of school
Madonna - Like A Virgin

Sarah Jaffe

best concert you ever attended
-

Newton Faulkner

record you were looking for the longest
Daniel Johnston

The Invisible

you fall asleep?
Jimi Hendrix - Castles Made Of Sand

The Emperor Machine

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Emperor Machine - An Introduction To Outer Space

Nedry

the song to be played at your funeral

I dont care, I'll be dead.

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Morpheus

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Carole King - I Feel The Earth Move

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite books

Unzählbar.

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your ultimate heartbreak song
Hüsker Dü - Eight Miles High

Bing Ji Ling

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Ashley Beedle

you prepare for an important date?
The Winners - Get Ready For The Future

Kinski

the song to be played at your funeral
The Captain & Tennille - Muskrat Love
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Finger Magazine A Bi-Annual Print Publication, 64 pages, 4c, 6000 copies, distributed worldwide

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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 ...

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Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

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Doe Paoro

first record you remember
«Free To Be... You And Me»

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Valery Gore

you are love sick?
Blonde Redhead - My Impure Hair

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Sarah Jaffe

your party anthem
Robyn - Body Talk 1, 2, and 3

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