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The Loose Salute

are a six piece from London and Cornwall formed 2004 by Ian McCutcheon (former drummer with Slowdive and Mojave 3) and vocalist Lisa Billson. Inspired by the Laurel Canyon of the 70s, surf pop and country rock, their songs have a summery, relaxed vibe and sweet harmonies that let you hum along.

a song that reminds you of school
Shannon - Let The Music Play
best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life
best concert you ever attended

Ride, Brixton Academy

your boozed up anthem
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Proud Mary
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall
record you were looking for the longest
Dennis Wilson - Ocean Pacific Blue
a record you fell in love to
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book
first record you remember
The Carpenters - Top Of The World

Hmm, it was probably a Carpenters song, maybe «Top Of The World». My mum would always play The Carpenters on Sundays.

the song to be played at your funeral
Wilco - On And On And On
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - 1000 Dollar Wedding
your liberation anthem
The Doors - Break On Through
perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling
your party anthem
Juile Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity - Let The Sunshine In
first record you bought
Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays
a song that reminds your friends of you
The Beach Boys - Forever
a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Beachwood Sparks - Sleeping Butterfly
a song to seduce you
The Byrds - Triad
a song you would send over the ocean
The Loose Salute - Ship On The Ocean
your sunday morning song
John Phillips - April Ann
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sade - By Your Side
Questions answered by: Ian McCutcheon

Phil Mison

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you are love sick?

Habe keinen, jedenfalls nicht momentan.

Wolf People

first record you bought
Nirvana - Lithium

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Sergei Wassiljewitsch Rachmaninow

Tom Vek

5 favorite records
Cable - When Animals Attack

Meret Becker

a record you fell in love to
Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me

Lloyd Cole

record you were looking for the longest
Nashville OST

Architeq

you sit in a plane?
Arcade Lovers - Fantasy Lines

Saint Etienne

the song to be played at your funeral
Match Of The Day theme

Gary Numan

best concert you ever attended
Rammstein

Boom Bip

you sit in a plane?
Windy & Carl - Elevation

Moving Units

you make love?
Motley Crue - Shout At The Devil

Bob Power

you prepare for an important date?
Michael Jackson - Don't Stop Till You Get Enough

Chris Coco

you are on a football field?
The Orb - A Huge Ever Growing, Pulsating Brain That Rul...

DJ Cherrystones

you are in a depressive mood?
Jackson C Frank

James Murphy

you fall asleep?
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Vol II

KT Tunstall

you meet your parents?
Robert Plant & Allison Krauss - Please Read The Letter

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Jarvis Cocker

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

Stratus

you destroy a hotel room?
Skatt Brothers - Walk The Night

Horace Andy

you prepare for an important date?

I can’t remember because I haven’t ...

Glen Johnson

a record you fell in love to
ISAN - Beautronics

The Bangles

you work in the garden?
Simon & Garfunkel - Bookends

Sven Väth

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Frank Sinatra - New York, New York

Invisible Conga People

you are love sick?
Yura Yura Teikoku - Taiyou No Shiroi Kona

No Age

you come home from the club?
ABBA - Chiquitita

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
Dusty Springfield - Dusty In Memphis

The Soulsavers

you play a game of chess?
Cannonball Adderley - Phenix

Clare & The Reasons

you sit in a plane?
Van Dyke Parks - Vine Street

Aaron Wright

your guilty pleasure song
ABBA - S.O.S.

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you fall asleep?
TV On The Radio - Dreams

Yoav

your party anthem
Outkast - So Fresh So Clean

Stephan Remmler

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

Quiet Village

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

Al McKay

you make love?
Thomas Newman - Meet Joe Black (OST)

Marissa Nadler

the song to be played at your funeral
Clara Rockmore

Peanut Butter Wolf

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
J Dilla - Donuts

Molly Wagger

you go to a club?
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - The Skin Of My Yellow Countr...

Soft Rocks

you run naked through a cornfield?
Vytas Brenner - Caracas Para Locos

Joakim

you sit in a plane?
Thomas Leer - Private Plane

Jesse Lenat

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Hank Williams - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry

Boozoo Bajou

No. 2
Primal Scream - Screamadelica

Fingerpicked

No. 2
Golden Avatar - Time For Going Home (Sudarshan, 1976)

Syd Matters

you run naked through a cornfield?
Frank Black - Parry The Wind High, Low

Riccio

favorite building?

Two towers at the end of via Rizzoli ...

Ilya Santana

you wake up?
Barrabas - On The Road Again

Peter Broderick

record you were looking for the longest
Tarentel

Mélissa Laveaux

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Micachu - Golden Phone

Drugstore

you are stoned?

Stopped wanting to get stoned that day I ...

New Young Pony Club

first record you remember
The Eagles

Chrome Hoof

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song by Coldplay.

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
Lubomyr Melnyk

Brasstronaut

you walk in the rain?
Islands - Volcanoes

Doe Paoro

a record you fell in love to
Van Morrison – Astral Weeks

Bush Tetras

first record you bought
The Supremes - Love Child

Broken Social Scene

take these three books along:

Herman Melville: «Moby Dick» / Robertson Davies: «Fifth Business ...

Dollskabeat

5 favorite dishes

Chocolate (all) / home made soup / Thai curry / sunday ...

Gossip

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal victories

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

Tridact

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

Ratatat

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Apollo 100 - Joy

Caribou

best Beatles song
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Marcus Bonfanti

your sunday morning song
Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Up Above My Head

Bosque Brown

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Daniel Johnston - Some Things Last A Long Time

Tanya Stephens

you run naked through a cornfield?

Police sirens. They will come and catch me!

Whomadewho

you go to a club?
Ferenc - Yes Sir I Can Hardcore

Dan Michaelson

a record you fell in love to

I felt too confused to listen to music.

Van She

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Duke Special

your sunday morning song
Tom Waits - Come On Up To The House

Droog

you sit in the subway?
Berlin - The Metro

Max Romeo

you camp in the desert?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

A Touch Of Class

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Madonna

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Howard Seratt - Troublesome Waters

The Fray

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

At the Cherry Creek Apple Store.

Anja Schneider

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - The Walk

Holger Czukay

you are in a depressive mood?

Ich habe Sonne im Rücken. Bin nicht ...

Gilles Peterson

you sit in the subway?
Mos Def - Universal Magnetic

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you meet your parents?
Elvis Presley

Nicky Siano

you prepare for an important date?

New house. I like house music, it makes ...

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite restaurant?

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

The Good Natured

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

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

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
Kraftwerk - Tour De France (Francois K Remix)

Justice

5 favorite records
Les Rhythm Digitales - Dark Dancer

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

The Late Greats

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

DJ Vadim

a record you fell in love to
Minnie Riperton - Adventures In Paradise

Alexandra Hope

you sit in a plane?
Cass McCombs - Not The Way

Ewan Pearson

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

Paul Frick

you are stoned?
Hildegard Knef - Im 80. Stockwerk

Manuel Tur

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - As

Mark Richardson

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

Explosions In The Sky

you meet your parents?
Faith No More - Epic

Mugwump

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

Mouse On Mars

take these three games along:

Riesen Mikado / Monopoly / Traktor Quartett

Mark Archer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything by Scooter.

Glimpse

you stay in bed?
Carl Craig - Just Another Day

Joan As Police Woman

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

Gwyneth Herbert

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

Apiento

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Massive Attack - Blue Lines

Jakob der Lügner

the song to be played at your funeral
Marteli Mumenthaler - Nachem Räge schiint d'Sunne

Chikinki

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal

The Jackets

the song to be played at your funeral
Edith Piaf - Non, je ne regrette rien

Shawn Lee

your liberation anthem
Patti Labelle - New Attitude

Sandi Thom

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Prodigy - Firestarter

Large Professor

5 favorite rhymes
Young Dro - Shoulder Lean

Loane

your ultimate heartbreak song
Véronique Sanson - L'irréparable

Sebastien Tellier

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

Faust

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Faust

Tim Sweeney

you take a bubble bath?
Dr. Demento - Fish Heads

Apache Beat

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Jimi Jamison

your party anthem
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Kurt Maloo

you fall asleep?
Teitur - Louis Louis

Ingrid Olava

favorite street?

Not in any way our main Street Karl ...

CALLmeKAT

what should one eat when in the city?

It’s a cliché but: Smørrebrød ...

Architecture In Helsinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Avalanches - Since I Left You

Lucky Soul

you make love?
John Cage - 4:33

Modeselektor

5 favorite cities

Berlin / San Francisco / New York / Rüdersdorf / Bukarest

The Ones

first record you bought
The Salsoul Orchestra - Magic Bird Of Fire

Brian Jackson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective

Mooner

No. 5
Kissing The Pink - Naked

Coyote

you camp in the desert?
James Taylor - Sunny Skies

Little Jackie

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Village Ghetto Land

Alex Smoke

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Pablo Honey

Theo Parrish

record you were looking for the longest
Atmosfear - Motivation

Max Tundra

best concert you ever attended
Black Dice at Cargo

Mr Scruff

you make love?
Sammy Gordon & The Hip-Huggers - Making Love

Sarah Jaffe

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - Silver Springs

Charlotte Hatherley

you are in a depressive mood?
Big Black - Pigpile

Pink Skull

record you were looking for the longest
Bl'ast! - Take The Manic Ride

Panico


Top 10 favourite albums of all time

Anne Clark

you camp in the desert?
Robert Rich - Alien Zoology

Dinky

5 favorite records
Arthur Russell - The World Of Arthur Russell

Orishas

you wake up?
Gorillaz & De La Soul - Feel Good Inc.

Jazzanova

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

Polly Scattergood

you wake up?
The Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots

Kool & The Gang

you remember the good old days?
Stevie Wonder - Fingertips

Suzanne Vega

the song to be played at your funeral
Judy Collins - Priests

DJ Hell

you run from the cops?
The Pop Group - We Are All Prostitutes

Charles Webster

you run naked through a cornfield?
Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Casual

you run from the cops?
Keak da Sneak - White T-Shirt, Blue Jeans And Nikes

The Phantom Band

a song that reminds your friends of you
Josh Rouse - Love Vibration

Heavy

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Free Design - Lullaby (Jazzanova Remix)

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite bands you know personally

Sebadoh / Lambchop / Silver Jews / Spiritual Family Reunion / Trauma ...

Ralphi Rosario

the song to be played at your funeral
Swing Out Sister - Happy Ending

Chelonis R. Jones

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Das Model

Fan Death

a song that reminds you of school
Coolio - Gangsta's Paradise

Tony Carrasco

best concert you ever attended

Prince’s seven day concerts in Milan Italy ...

James Yorkston

a song you would use as a ring-tone

A different generation, I’m afraid. 

Martin Rev

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod and I ...

Candi Staton

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Walter Jackson - Feelings

Jill Jones

you run naked through a cornfield?
Cocteau Twins - How To Bring A Blush To The Snow

Cypress Hill

your guilty pleasure song
Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing

The Miserable Rich

you play ping-pong?
Luke Vibert

Nocturnes

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Ray Mang

you make breakfast?
Willie Bobo - Spanish Grease

Peter, Bjorn & John

you prepare for an important date?
AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long

Senor Coconut

you drive a car late at night?
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Ora Cogan

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Scooter - One (Always Hardcore)

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite personal belongings

Meine Angel / Mein Fahrrad / Mein USB-Stick / Mein Studiorechner ...

Rainer Trüby

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Noch nie getan.

Yacht

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

Parlour

a song that reminds you of school
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Erobique

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Joseph Haydn - Die Symphonie mit dem Paukenschlag

Dennis Bovell

you work in the garden?
Dennis Brown - Little Green Apples

Ian Hart

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Dani Siciliano

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Chaka Khan - I'm Every Woman

Thievery Corporation

you go to a club?
Karminski Expierence - Explorations

Tindersticks

your sunday morning song

The radio is my Sunday morning. BBC. Radio ...

Annie

you make love?
The Flying Lizards - Get Up (Sex Machine)

Kon & Amir

you wake up?

Kon: I don’t wake up in the ...

Bottin

No. 8

Kharkov HRK. It’s in Ukraine and it ...

The Loose Salute

the song to be played at your funeral
Wilco - On And On And On

Our Broken Garden

you destroy a hotel room?

I don’t.

Wooden Shjips

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Follow The Leader

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite personal belongings

my computer - Atari 1040 ST / my bike - 1967 ...

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Europe Endless

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite personal victories

getting a girl at a Dirtbombs show to ...

Marc Romboy

you take a bubble bath?
Alien Sex Fiend - Dead And Buried

Funkmasters

a record you fell in love to
Ivory Joe Hunter - Since I Met You Baby

Karolina Stenstöm

where was your first flat?

It was a large room in a five-room ...

Pepe Bradock

you sit in the subway?
Marcus Belgrave - Space Odyssey

Treefight For Sunlight

a song that reminds you of school
Eiffel 65 - Blue

Ian Pooley

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Wally Badarou

first record you remember
Edith Piaf - La Foule

Magic Arm

you go to a club?
Battles - Atlas

!!!

the song to be played at your funeral
Bread - The Guitar Man

Justus Köhncke

first record you remember
The Velvet Underground

Kissogram

you come home from the club?
Arthur Lee Harper - Children Once Were You

Pastor

first record you remember
Starship - We Built This City

Hatcham Social

first record you remember
Blue Moon

Seelenluft

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Bucketheads - These Sounds Fall Into My Mind

Chris & Cosey

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

Beautiful Swimmers

you cook?
Fleetwood Mac - Tango In The Night

Matmos

you paint your apartment?
The Fall - Paint Work

Psychic Ills

you drive a car late at night?
Conrad Schnitzler - Bis die Blaue Blume Blüht

James Holden

your boozed up anthem
Queen - We Are The Champions

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are love sick?
Tom Waits - Hold On

Mungolian Jetset

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Aqua - Barbie Girl

Defari

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Henderson - Be My Girl

Rocko Schamoni

which person from the city you like the most?

Heino Jaeger. Verstorbener Maler und Entertainer.

Alan Oldham

No. 2
«Mister X»

Port O'Brien

your sunday morning song
Cass McCombs - I Went To The Hospital

Junior Boys

your ultimate heartbreak song
Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom

Michael Reinboth

you take part in a peace rally?
Fingers Inc. - I'm Strong

Padded Cell

you go to a club?
Subway - 44110

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - God Save The Queen

Prince Language

you are love sick?
Bob Dylan - You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go

Nicole Willis

a song that reminds your friends of you
Electric Six - Synthesizer

Ilija Rudman

record you were looking for the longest
Simon Harris - Love Brake

Jean-Michel Jarre

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Nick Cave

Lail Arad

you go fishing?
Taj Mahal - Fishin' Blues

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds you of school
The Killers - Mr. Brightside

Heidi

you wake up?
Smog

Chateau Flight

perfect song for jogging
Deux - Paris Orly

Ricardo Villalobos

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Nicholas Lens - Delicia Mea

Erol Alkan

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

My Morning Jacket

you wake up?
The Rascals - It's A Beautiful Morning

Dennis Kane

a record you fell in love to
Stephen Stills - To A Flame

Smudo

you sit in a plane?

Dort schlafe ich gerner.

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Howling Bells

you go to a club?
Uffie - Hot Chick

Kaos

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Tattoo You

Baikonour

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

Marit Bergman

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

The central station.

Lucky Luke

your boozed up anthem
Neil Young - Barstool Blues

Telephones

you go to a club?
Dance Reaction - Disco Train

Living Things

you ride a bicycle?
The Muppets Take Manhattan

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal tragedies

Indecisiveness / Over-analysis / Tottenham Hotspur’s largely mediocre performance ...

Telepopmusik

your ultimate heartbreak song
Juliana Hatfield Three - My Sister

Blow Monkeys

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Blow Monkeys - Digging Your Scene

Caron Wheeler

you make love?
Stevie Wonder - If It's Magic

Omar

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Jackpot

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

A happy Hawaiiain steel guitar track from the ...

Angel Deradoorian

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Lindstrom

you relax on a beach?
George Duke - North Beach

Alexander Robotnick

you drive a car late at night?
Barry White - Let The Music Play

Kissey Asplund

you drive a car late at night?
Jamiroquai - Canned Heat

Colder

No. 1
Gyorgy Ligeti - Lux Aeterna

Bill Brewster

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Paroni Paakkunainen - Ufology

Lotte Kestner

record you were looking for the longest
Under Byen - Kyst

Luke Haines

5 favorite cartoon characters

I don’t watch or read cartoons. I ...

Mugison

5 favorite personal tragedies

the second I got in the world and ...

Black Angels

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

Sumner Brothers

you go to a club?
Lily Allen

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite TV shows

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

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite records
Seventh World - Seventh World

David Holmes

you wake up?
Radiohead

Final Fantasy

you play lego?
Björk - Debut

Simone White

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Sondre Lerche

you sit in the subway?
Pavement - You Are A Light

Fanfarlo

your sunday morning song
Antonio Vivaldi - Mandolin Concerto' 1st Movement and t...

Peter Kruder

you feel lonely?
Terry Callier - 900 Miles

Newton Faulkner

first record you bought
Pearl Jam- Ten

Bing Ji Ling

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

The Golden Filter

you drive into the country?
The Carpenters - We’ve Only Just Begun

Electric 6

you make love?
Monster Magnet - Dopes To Infinity (LP)

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Sylvers - Only One Can Win

Defend Moscow

your boozed up anthem
New Order - World In Motion

Tim Mälzer

a record you fell in love to
Soft Cell - Numbers

Dave Clarke

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Some cool roots reggae.

Bettye Lavette

a record you fell in love to
The Impressions - For Your Precious Love

Vashti Bunyan

take these three tools with you:

piano (grand – could double as house) / guitar / a ...

Moonboots

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Lhasa

a song to seduce you
Al Green - Here I Am

John Foxx

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kraftwerk - Neon Lights

Midlake

best Beatles song
The Beatles - This Boy

Hannah Scott

your guilty pleasure song
Lady Gaga - Poker Face

Zwicker

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Rydeen

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite restaurants

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

Cornelius

you prepare for an important date?
Date Course Pentagon Royal Garden - Structure

Bill Callahan

your boozed up anthem
David Allan Coe - Pussy Whipped Again

Bobbito Garcia

you take a bubble bath?
Tiny Tim - Tiptoe Through The Tulips

Tracey Thorn

your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control

Leroy Burgess

first record you remember
Johnny Mathis

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Captain Sensible

you meet your parents?
Frank Sinatra - Fly Me To The Moon

Kid Loco

you cook?
The Beach Boys - Vegetables

Kool Keith

you make love?
H-Town - Sex Bowl

Nick Chacona

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Panda Bear - Person Pitch

Ame

you destroy a hotel room?
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

Motor City Drum Ensemble

perfect anthem for Stuttgart
Massive Töne - Mutterstadt

Tha 4orce

perfect anthem for London
Bilal - Home

King Britt

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

George Duke

first record you remember
David Fathead Newman - Hard Times

Alva Noto

you make love?
The Flying Lizards - Get Up (Sex Machine)

Lovefingers

you drive a car late at night?
Roach Motel - Wild Luv

Rebelski

you sit in the subway?
Steve Reich - The Four Sections

Empire Of The Sun

you prepare for an important date?
Coconut Records - West Coast

Prefuse 73

you play ping-pong?
The Mars Volta

Ost & Kjex

you fall asleep?
Carcass - Reek Of Putrefaction

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

Lone Wolf

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Moonage Daydream

Glass Candy

the song to be played at your funeral
Morton Feldman - Rothko Chapel

Michael Mayer

your party anthem
Anita Ward - Ring My Bell

Pearly Gates

your party anthem
James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine)

Tahiti 80

you are in a romantic mood?
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite clothes

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

Todd Terje

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rose Royce - Love Don't Live Here Anymore

Terence Bernardo

the song to be played at your funeral
George Harrison - What Is Life

AM

No. 6
Vince Guaralidi Trio - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Wolfmother

you feel like 1982?
Hall & Oates

Micah P. Hinson

a song that reminds your friends of you

Damn, I think you'd have to ask ...

Brothers Of End

you paint your apartment?
Panda Bear - Bro's

Kathy Zimmer

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

Dillon

you miss Berlin?
Milva - Alexanderplatz

Melanie C

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Morningwood

your party anthem
Iggy Pop - Sweet Sixteen

Birdy Nam Nam

you surf the internet?
La Femme - Sur La Planche

Alela Diane

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

Zambri

you wake up?
Radiohead - Idioteque

Ada

5 favorite personal belongings

Gitarre / Platten und CDs / Briefe / Fotos / Filme

Interpol

you prepare for an important date?
Jneiro Jarel - Big Bounce Theory

Chromatics

a record you fell in love to
Love - Forever Changes

Barbara Carlotti

you sit by a camp fire?
White Noise - Firebird

Trans Am

you sit in the subway?

I don’t really listen to a walkman ...

Barn Owl

your sunday morning song
ASAP Rocky - Peso

Editors

you sit in the subway?
The Cure - Lovesong

Bill Adler

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

Mechanical Bride

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

Linda Lewis

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Andrew Lloyd Webber; Elaine Paige

Morton Valence

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting

Lopazz

you relax on a beach?
Sly & Robbie

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Miles Davis - Nefertiti

Sóley

best Björk song
Björk - Hyperballad

Anni Rossi

5 favorite books

Francesco Scavullo: «Scavullo Women» / John Barrett: «Wimbledon: The ...

Beppe Loda

you wake up?

I don’t listen to music when I ...

The Emperor Machine

you work in the garden?
The Kinks - Autumn Almanac

Monday Michiru

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Joyce

Circlesquare

you are in the sauna?

You won’t find me in there.

Trevor Jackson

you sit in the subway?
Monolake - Ice

Andreya Triana

your party anthem
Missy Elliot - Get Ur Freak On

Bomb The Bass

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Kid Koala

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

Plum

favorite band hailing from the city?

«Christ.». Written like that with the full stop ...

Lexx

your boozed up anthem
Grand National - Drink To Moving On

The Morning Benders

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Love Minus Zero / No Limit

Justine D

you drive a car late at night?
New Order - Elegia

Slove

you go fishing?
Bobby Vinton - Blue On Blue

US3

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

Leo Zero

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

When Saints Go Machine

you repair a synthesizer?
Antony And The Johnsons - Thank You For Your Love

DJ Mehdi

you go to a club?
Justice - Let There Be Light (DJ Funk Remix)

Everything Everything

you paint your apartment?
Shania Twain - That Don't Impress Me Much

Unconventional Science

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Nedry

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Postal Service - Sleeping In

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - The World Keeps Turning

Marius Circus

the song to be played at your funeral
Imagination - Point Of No Return

Olafur Arnalds

best song by Depeche Mode
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

The Bees

you take a bubble bath?
Booka Shade - In White Rooms

Hannah Cohen

your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

The Diaphanoids

you fall asleep?

MTV

Mark E.

you sit in a plane?
2 Bad Mice - Bombscare

Rich Medina

you wake up?
Commodores - High On Sunshine

Tiga

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

White Hinterland

perfect anthem for Portland
The Watery Graves Of Portland - The News

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

ESG

you sit in the subway?
The B-52's - Rock Lobster

Penguin Prison

a song to seduce you
Sade - Soldier Of Love

Luke Solomon

5 favorite TV shows

Weeds / Its Always Sunny In Phillidelphia / Sopranos / QI ...

Social Disco Club

No. 7
Simon Baker - Plastik (Todd Terje Türkatech Mix)

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Tschaikowsky

Gravenhurst

you wake up?
Big Black

Headman

your party anthem
808 State - Cubik

Comanechi

you ride a bicycle?
Jitterin' Jinn - Annie

Whitehouse

best concert you ever attended
Tom Jones at MGM, Las Vegas

Ashley Beedle

you go to a club?
Half Pint - Greetings

Munk

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Charles Mingus

Kasper Bjorke

a song that reminds your friends of you

Well, propably some of the songs I released.

Karl Bartos

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Kinks - Sunny Afternoon

Julia Franck

take these three tools with you:

mein schönstes Laguiole / einen Stift, der ewig ...

El-P

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jay-Z - Jigga What

Million Stylez

favorite band hailing from the city?

Nordic Steel

Valery Gore

you rob a bank?
Good Friday - Why?

In Flagranti

you are love sick?

I am never lovesick. I guess I am ...

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Facemob

These New Puritans

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

Young Knives

learn these three songs by heart:
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine

Oyvind Morken

the song to be played at your funeral
Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kr...

David Rodigan

No. 9
Roland Alphonso - Phoenix City

Morgan Geist

you stay in bed?

Silence.

Good Shoes

you need to get work done?
Clor - Love And Pain

Little Dragon

best concert you ever attended
Zawinul Syndicate

Wall-E

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

Travis

you wake up?
Teenage Fanclub - Ain't That Enough

Luca C & Brigante

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

Daniel Wang

the song to be played at your funeral
Erik Satie - Gymnopedies (I, II and III)

Dominique Leone

your party anthem
Prince & The Revolution - Kiss

Franz Nicolay

a song that reminds you of school
Thanks To Gravity - Sonata Brutalle

Kalabrese

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
James Brown - Rapp Payback

Renegade Soundwave

a record you fell in love to
Jimi Hendrix - Angel

Au Revoir Simone

you go to a club?
Phil Collins - Don't Lose My Number

Heidi Happy

you make breakfast?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Stefan Goldmann

you walk through a dark forest?
John Zorn - Cobra

The Shortwave Set

a song you wish you'd written yourself
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Chromeo

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Bad

Round Table Knights

you walk through a dark forest?
Elliott Smith - Let's Get Lost

Mavis Staples

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

Kelli Ali

you sit in a plane?
Ennio Morricone

Daddy-O

you prepare for an important date?
Mystikal - Beware

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sepultura - Ratamahatta

Alter Ego

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

Hacienda

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Presley - Loving You

Hugh Herrera

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
U2 - All I Want Is You

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Terry Lynn

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

My room. I don’t kiss on the ...

DJ Nature

your guilty pleasure song
Kenny Rogers - Ruby

Yellowman

first record you remember
Rio Grandes - Soldier Take Over

Soul Clap

best soundtrack ever
«The Bodyguard»

N.A.S.A.

you relax on a beach?
Bob Marley - Jammin'

Mirror Mirror

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

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite magazines

Dwell / Domino / Nylon / Vogue / Rolling Stone

Radio 4

a record you fell in love to
Skunk - Hots On 4 Suzy

José James

you relax on a beach?
João Gilberto

Studio

you run naked through a cornfield?
Iggy Pop - Eat Or Be Eaten

Trentemoller

you wake up?
Brian Eno - Thursday Afternoon

Chris Carrier

5 favorite remixes
Mirco Violi & Fabio Giannelli - Blues Brunch (Seth Trox...

A Guy Called Gerald

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Morgenspaziergang

The Priscillas

first record you remember
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

Brennan Green

you sit in a plane?

If I’m on a plane, I’m ...

Ed Harcourt

you walk through a dark forest?
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic

Miss Platnum

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

Beverley Knight

you sit in a plane?
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love Yo...

Chuck D

you cook?

I don’t cook chinese. I just buy.

The Invisible

you take a bubble bath?
D'Angelo - Africa

Cosmin TRG

take these three CDs/records with you:
My very first tunes on a CDR (ca. 2002)

Shakespeares Sister

you ride a bicycle?
Melanie - Brand New Key

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Datarock

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
JR Ewing

Love Inks

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Whirlwind Heat

first record you bought
Biz Markie- The Biz Never Sleeps (1988)

Karl Culley

your party anthem
Little Richard - Good Golly Miss Molly

VV Brown

you paint your apartment?
The B-52's - Love Shack

Turzi

best concert you ever attended
Primal Scream

Dynamite Deluxe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Björk; Portishead

Swahili Blonde

you walk in the rain?
George Gershwin - Rhapsody In Blue

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite books

Stephen Fry: «Making History» / Jane Austen: «Pride and ...

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jurassic 5 - Swing Set

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Sitamoia

Howlin' Rain

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Dig A Pony/ I Got A Feeling

Malachai

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Wurzels - I Am A Cider Drinker

Rumer

first record you remember
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

Lanoiraude

5 favorite cartoon characters

the Muppets / Tournesol / Marsupilami / La Linéa / Pif ...

James Pants

your party anthem
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Wooden Birds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sun Kil Moon - Duk Koo Kim

Race Horses

you sit in the subway?
Ricky Nelson - Travelin' Man

Eagles Of Death Metal

you make love?
James Brown - The Payback (LP)

Skull Defekts

take these three DVDs along:

Kenneth Anger’s complete works. Need to get ...

Mystery Jets

you sit in the subway?
John Adams

White Denim

first record you remember
Beverly Hills Cop

Kinky

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - The Heart’s Filthy Lesson

The Revenge

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

Erik Truffaz

No. 3
Jimi Hendrix - Electric Ladyland

Windsurf

you go to a club?
Broker/Dealer - Afterhours

Osborne

you prepare for an important date?
The Egyptian Lover

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Matthew Dear

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Deserted Islands of the World / Decorating with Coconuts ...

Johnossi

best day of the week in the city?

O: Tuesday! Because you need monday to recover ...

Camille

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jingle Bells

Still Going

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

Fol Chen

you come home from the club?
Kool Keith - After The Club

Efterklang

a song that reminds your friends of you
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - I Put A Spell On You

Oneida

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Never done it, never will.

Woolfy

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

Shine 2009

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Omar - There's Nothing Like This

Constance Amiot

perfect anthem for Paris
Serge Gainsbourg - Le Poinçonneur des Lilas

Pyrolator

5 favorite records
Martin Denny - Afro Desia

We Are Scientists

5 favorite human inventions

the hat rack / the cat leash / my laptop ...

Minus 8

your ultimate heartbreak song
St. Etienne - Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Ben Watt

best Beatles song

I don’t really like the Beatles.

Ronny & Renzo

you play ping-pong?
Yello - Solid Pleasure

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite animals

cat / snail / lion / lynx / crow

Coldplay

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

The Battle Of Land And Sea

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
Motley Crue - Girls Girls Girls

A Mountain Of One

your boozed up anthem
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

Bloc Party

you relax on a beach?

Gordon Moakes: I prefer to read on the ...

Trusme

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jamiroquai - Emergency On Planet Earth

Jimmy Edgar

a record you fell in love to
Kraftwerk - Man Machine

Air

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Bodies Of Water

first record you remember
«Music Machine»

Robin Saville

you meet your parents?
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Music For A Found Harmoniu...

M.A.N.D.Y.

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

Steve Mason

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Metronomy

a song to seduce you
Tweet - Southern Hummingbird

Max Essa

you wake up?
Donny Hathaway - I Love The Lord, He Heard My Cry (Part...

Kevin Saunderson

favorite radio station?

I don’t listen to radio anymore, but ...

Jacob Golden

a record you fell in love to
Nina Simone - Wild Is The Wind

Memory Band

you feel like 1967?
Basil Kirchin - Abstractions Of The Industrial North

Leon Ware

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Erroll Garner - Misty

Fujiya & Miyagi

the song to be played at your funeral
Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over

Seether

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sevendust - Denial

Simple Kid

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

Shitdisco

you run naked through a cornfield?
Hot Butter - The Popcorn Song

Spinto Band

perfect anthem for Delaware
Cole Porter - Anything Goes

Tiago

you walk in the rain?
Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain

Gnod

best concert you ever attended
Drunk In Hell

Bebel Gilberto

best soundtrack ever
Air - Virgin Suicides

C. Gibbs

a song that reminds you of school
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)

Scout Niblett

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

The Project Club

you wash your hair?
Paul Anka - Mr. Brightside

Pacifika

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bob Marley

Black Devil Disco Club

you need to get work done?
Count Basie - One O'Clock Jump

Georg Levin

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Pepe Bradock - Deep Burnt

My Bee's Garden

first record you bought
Radiohead - Knives Out

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite human inventions

Vinyl / Kühlschrank / Öffentlicher Nahverkehr

Zohra

5 favorite records
Tiefschwarz - Ghostrack

John Klemmer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Maurice Ravel

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you sit in a plane?
Tangerine Dream - Force Majeure

Odawas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Baby You're A Rich Man

DJ Kent

you wake up?
Little Tempo - Ron Riddim In Dub

Jesh

No. 5
Paul Weller - 22 Dreams

Future Beat Alliance

your party anthem
Altered Images - Happy Birthday

Sibrydion


Top 10 Welsh Albums

The Rayographs

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Nick Nicely - Hilly Fields

Andy Gill

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

Belle & Sebastian

you repair a synthesizer?
Cecil Leuter - Pop ELectronique

Anna Kashfi

best concert you ever attended
The Cramps

Emma Tricca

you stay in bed?

That would be any 60’s psychedelic extravaganza ...

Dego

you fall asleep?
Eighties Ladies - Sing Me

Higamos Hogamos

you wake up?
Devo - Uncontrollable Urge

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three CDs/records with you:
Robert Mitchum - Calypso Is Like So

Rod Thomas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Hot Chip

you are love sick?
Bob Dylan - Love Sick

Morpheus

you prepare for an important date?
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

Thieves Like Us

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ride - OX4

First Aid Kit

you ride a bicycle?
Bright Eyes - Reinvent The Wheel

Soul Mekanik

you wash your hair?
Harry Thumann - Underwater

Afrika Bambaataa

a record you fell in love to
DJ Rogers - Say You Love Me

Audie Darling

favorite band hailing from the city?

I don’t really know a lot about ...

Yuck

5 favorite records
Pixies - Doolittle

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds you of school
Daft Punk - Homework

Gary Lucas

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Kathryn Williams

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joni Mitchell - A Case Of You

Jacques Renault

No. 2
Aphrodite’s Child - The Four Horsemen

Azari & III

you are on psychedelic drugs?
Liza Minnelli - Cabaret Soundtrack

Headless Heroes

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

Vetiver

best video clip you ever saw
Arthur Brown - Fire

The Earlies

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Bit-tuner

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

The Hidden Cameras

your liberation anthem
Huggy Bear - Her Jazz

Woodpigeon

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bat For Lashes - What's A Girl To Do

Minotaur Shock

you sit in the subway?
Ezekiel Honig

Lo Fat Orchestra

record you were looking for the longest

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

Cajun Dance Party

a song that reminds you of school
Cajun Dance Party - The Next Untouchable

The Chap

5 favorite personal victories

Recovering from diarrhea and dehydration to rock the ...

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
Fonda Rae - Heobah

Matthew Herbert

learn these three songs by heart:
«Little Donkey»

Cosmo

5 favorite animals

Monkeys / Dogs / Cats / Giraffes / Gorillas

Division Of Laura Lee

you drive a car late at night?
Nine Inch Nails - Echoplex

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite TV shows

Anything enlightening. I hate game shows and big ...

Jonathan Wilson

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Muscadine

Tal Weiss

perfect song to end a party with
John Cage - 4:33

We Are Wolves

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Snoop Dogg / Ian Curtis / Alexander, the same weekend ...

DJ Touché

No. 10

«Beyond The Darkness» (Joe D'Amato, 1979). Not ...

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite cities

Berlin / Kreuzberg / Friedrichshain / Prenzlauerberg / San Francisco

Kinski

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Osmonds - Crazy Horses

Grizzly Bear

you meet your parents?
Randall Thompson

Dollboy

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

Neon Heights

you sit in the subway?

The rhythm of the rails and strangers gossip.

Holy Ghost!

you take a bubble bath?
David Axelrod - A Dream

J Rawls

best Marley Marl track
Craig G - Droppin’ Science

Irvine Welsh

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

David Pajo

get these three pets:

Miss Piggy / R2D2 / Herve Villechaize from Fantasy Island

Dwele

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Outkast - Crumblin' Erb

Cazals

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

David Morales

you come home from the club?
Kool & The Gang - Summer Madness
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Hannah Cohen

the song to be played at your funeral
Link Wray - Rumble

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Doe Paoro

a song to seduce you
Mario – Braid My Hair

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Valery Gore

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

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Sarah Jaffe

best Beatles song
«While My Guitar Gently Weeps»

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