Loading...

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

Round Table Knights

you are window shopping?
MGMT - Electric Feel

Micah P. Hinson

record you were looking for the longest
The Smashing Pumpkins - Melancholy And The Infinite Sad...

Hugh Herrera

first record you remember
Steve Martin - King Tut

Bill Brewster

you are on a football field?
Yesterdays New Quintent - Footprints

Fol Chen

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

Nocturnes

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pride Of Kenya - You Want Me As Well

My Bee's Garden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Department Of Eagles - In Ear Park

Lydia Lunch

you need to get work done?

Don’t listen to music when I work ...

Shakespeares Sister

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London’s Burning

My Morning Jacket

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Bread - Make It With You

Cazals

first record you remember
Queen - A Night At The Opera

Al Kent

record you were looking for the longest
Curtis - How Can I Tell Her

Stratus

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

Afrika Bambaataa

a song that reminds you of school
Sly & The Family Stone - Hot Fun In The Summertime

Trans Am

you fall asleep?
Bastro

M.A.N.D.Y.

you sit in the subway?
Ms. Dynamite - Natural High

Bjorn Torske

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Residents - The Big Bubble

Jacques Renault

No. 8
Brian Eno - St Elmo’s Fire

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Taco - Puttin’ On The Ritz

Lo Fat Orchestra

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Getting Better

Quiet Village

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ability II - Pressure

Nils Frahm

you wake up?
Thelonious Monk - Himself

Jakob der Lügner

a song that reminds you of school
Samantha Fox - Touch Me

Anne Clark

you come home from the club?

I don’t remember.

Clare & The Reasons

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ravel - String Quartet in F Major

The Diaphanoids

you wake up?
Brian Eno

The Bangles

you paint your apartment?
The Beatles - White Album

Woodpigeon

you sit in a plane?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Only Living Boy In New York

Riccio

a record you fell in love to
Barrington Levy - The Vibes Is Right

Justus Köhncke

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Max Essa

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

The Bees

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

Ashley Beedle

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
R. Dean Taylor - There's A Ghost In My House

Marius Circus

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Snares - Black Sabbath

Pastor

you sit in the subway?
TQ - Westside

The Invisible

you take a bubble bath?
D'Angelo - Africa

The Ones

the song to be played at your funeral
Sylvester - How Great Thou Art

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds your friends of you
Carl Craig - Landcruising

KT Tunstall

you go to a club?
Mylo - Drop The Pressure

Horace Andy

No. 5
Toots & The Maytals - 54-46 Was My Number

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Skeeter Davis - The End Of The World

Lucky Luke

a song that reminds you of school
Kim Wilde - Kids In America

Belle & Sebastian

a song everyone should hear
Broadcast - Before We Begin

Senor Coconut

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Johann Strauss - Blue Danube

Kool & The Gang

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Barn Owl

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Les Rallizes Denudes - Enter The Mirror

Jackpot

you drive a car late at night?
Conrad Schnitzler - Auf dem Schwarzen Kanal (Dompteur M...

CALLmeKAT

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

The coffee cup this morning. I love my ...

Ian Pooley

you wake up?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Newton Faulkner

No. 8
Thomas Leeb - Riddle

Wall-E

you come home from the club?
Cornelius - Brazil

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Max Tundra

you stay in bed?
Roy Vedas - Fragments Of Life

These New Puritans

you drive a car late at night?
David Bowie - We Prick You

Apache Beat

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

When Saints Go Machine

you go to a club?
Kenton Slash Demon - Deamon

Pepe Bradock

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg - Les Goémons

Annie

you cook?
Nancy Sinatra - Kinky Love

Soul Mekanik

you prepare for an important date?
Change - The Glow Of Love

Kon & Amir

you drive into the country?
King Harvest - Dancing In The Moonlight

Dennis Bovell

you wash your hair?
Jimi Hendrix - Fire

Fujiya & Miyagi

perfect anthem for Brighton
The Animals - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place

Leon Ware

first record you bought
Erroll Garner - Concert By The Sea

The Chap

5 favorite records
Stereolab - Emperor Tomato Ketchup

Circlesquare

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

Port O'Brien

you make breakfast?
Cass McCombs - You Saved My Life

Whirlwind Heat

you make love?
Rod McKuen & Anita Kerr with The San Sebastian Strings ...

Bomb The Bass

first record you remember
The Wombles Theme song

Jesse Lenat

you sit in the subway?
Jesse Lenat - Heal

Plum

best movie that takes place in the city?

Trainspotting

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jurassic 5 - What's Golden

Yellowman

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

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your liberation anthem
Folke Rabe - What??

Dwele

record you were looking for the longest
Kool & The Gang - Open Sesame

Dillon

you shop for shoes?

Was sind das eigentlich für beschissene Fragen?!

Holger Czukay

you sit in a plane?

Konzentriere mich da aufs Kurshalten.

Al McKay

you go to a club?
Beyoncé

Grizzly Bear

you meet your parents?
Randall Thompson

Sibrydion

first record you remember
Simon & Garfunkel

Brothers Of End

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Femme Fatale

Black Angels

your party anthem
Clinic - Walking With Thee

Oneida

you fall asleep?

I hate having music on when I’m ...

Jonathan Wilson

you run naked through a cornfield?
Fleet Foxes - Sim Sala Bim

Million Stylez

which person from the city you like the most?

My mother.

The Phantom Band

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin IV

Yacht

No. 2
Ministry - In Case You Didn't Feel Like Showing Up Live

Minus 8

you make love?
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Caribou

your sunday morning song

I’m either working on my own music ...

Dani Siciliano

perfect anthem for Kent
In The Bleak Mid Winter

We Are Wolves

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

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Raul Midon

5 favorite books

Yann Martel: «The Life Of Pi». A magical ...

Papst & Abstinenzler

you cook?
American Music Club - Johnny Mathis' Feet

The Earlies

a record you fell in love to
Creeper Lagoon - I Become Small And Go

Morgan Geist

you sit in the subway?

You can’t hear in the subway... and ...

Junior Boys

first record you remember
a-ha - Take On Me

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Jean-Michel Jarre

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind

Mystery Jets

you run from the cops?
The Libertines - Up The Bracket

Mark Archer

your party anthem
Outlander - Vamp

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite things that make you sexy

living with my mother / not having a job ...

The Golden Filter

you drive a car late at night?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Stagger Lee

Emma Tricca

you make love?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Olafur Arnalds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Bill Callahan

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking

Ray Mang

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

Pyrolator

5 favorite records
Ida - Heart Like A River

Bottin

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Goblin - Buio Omega

Anja Schneider

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Snoop Dog - Drop It Like It's Hot

Droog

you are window shopping?
Dr. Dre - The Day The Niggaz Took Over

Vetiver

record you were looking for the longest
Slapp Happy - Casablanca Moon

Terence Bernardo

the song to be played at your funeral
Chilliwack - My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone)

Mark E.

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Aphex Twin - Come To Daddy

Ratatat

you sit in the subway?
Jadakiss - Kiss Of Death

Studio

you go to a club?
Ashra - Club Cannibal

Mooner

No. 2
Clara Mondshine - Memorymetropilos

Duke Special

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

Tiga

perfect anthem for Montreal
Frankie Knuckles - The Whistle Song

James Holden

a record you fell in love to
Lamb - Gorecki

Cosmo

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I don’t have a favourite way.

Higamos Hogamos

you walk in the rain?
Grace Jones - Walking In The Rain

Wolf People

best concert you ever attended
Dungen

Unconventional Science

your sunday morning song
Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side

Chateau Flight

perfect anthem for Paris
Jacques Dutronc - Paris S'éveille

Ewan Pearson

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

GusGus

you go to a club?
Happy Mondays - Hallelujah (Paul Oakenfold Remix)

Magic Arm

you sit in the subway?
Sam Prekop - A Cloud To The Back

Tony Carrasco

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pink Floyd - Money

Molly Wagger

5 favorite cities

Salvador / Barcelona / Edinburgh / Comrie / Greenock

Woolfy

first record you bought
Eazy E - Boyz In The Hood

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
Roy Montgomery

Kris Menace

you solve difficult mathematical tasks?
The Emperor Machine - The TV Extra Band

Kelli Ali

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Primal Scream - Exterminator

J Rawls

a song that reminds you of school
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - T.R.O.Y.

The Hidden Cameras

your ultimate heartbreak song
Macy Gray - I Try

Pearly Gates

a song that reminds your friends of you
Tina Turner - Simply The Best

A Touch Of Class

your boozed up anthem
Edwin Birdsong - Cola Bottle Baby

Van She

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Saint Etienne

you go to a club?
Doris Troy - I'll Do Anything (He Want's Me To Do)

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Datarock

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

Ruede Hagelstein

you drive a car late at night?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem / Dies Irae

Jimi Jamison

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

Beautiful Swimmers

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

Heavy

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

Kool Keith

you stay in bed?
Johnny Taylor - Disco Lady (Move It In Move It Out)

Telepopmusik

first record you remember
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Jesh

No. 3
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Trevor Jackson

you relax on a beach?
Horace Andy

Lovefingers

you play ping-pong?
Popcorn

Constance Amiot

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here

Julia Franck

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

Rebelski

you are on a football field?
Underworld - Born Slippy

A Mountain Of One

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Tahiti 80

you ride a bicycle?
Tomorrow - My White Bicycle

Cypress Hill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Boyz II Men - It's So Hard to Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Zwicker

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Bernard Herrmann - Love Scene

VV Brown

you make love?
Sade - No Ordinary Love

Interpol

you sit in a plane?
J Dilla - Geek Down

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

Robin Saville

you shop for shoes?
The Chap - Fun And Interesting

Phil Mison

record you were looking for the longest
Crazy Eddie - Rap In Africa

Mechanical Bride

you cook?
Louis Prima - Angelina

Anni Rossi

5 favorite TV shows

«Curb Your Enthusiasm» / «Saved by the Bell» / «Law ...

Daddy-O

you wake up?
Musiq Soulchild - Love

Editors

you run from the cops?
The Police - Message In A Bottle

Sandro Perri

you prepare for an important date?
Thin Lizzy - Dancing In The Moonlight

Mouse On Mars

learn these three songs by heart:

Alles von David Guetta / «Copa Cabana» / «Sunshine Reggae»

Zohra

you take a bubble bath?

Any lounge compilation; either from the Buddha bar ...

Boozoo Bajou

your boozed up anthem
John Lee Hooker - One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

Rich Medina

the song to be played at your funeral
Soon And Very Soon We Are Going To See The King

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Soft Rocks

you jog?
Heaven & Earth - Prescription

David Morales

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Lisa Stansfield - All Around The World

Alan Oldham

No. 5
Anything by Ashley Wood

Hannah Scott

a record you fell in love to
Elisa - Lotus

Telephones

you ride a bicycle?
David Bowie - Heroes

Holy Ghost!

you wake up?
Candi Staton - When You Wake Up Tomorrow

The Loose Salute

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

Mr Scruff

you are love sick?
Gang Starr - Love Sick

James Murphy

you are in a depressive mood?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Soul Clap

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Renegade Soundwave

first record you bought
Barry Blue - Dancin’ (On A Saturday Night)

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that reminds you of school
Spider Murphy Gang - Skandal Im Sperrbezirk

The Rayographs

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Eliane Radigue

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite magazines

Rolling Stone / Q magazine / Classic Car / The Face

Good Shoes

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Mystery Jets

Rocko Schamoni

which song fits the city the best?
Lassie Singers - Hamburg

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite records
Prince - 1999

Wooden Shjips

you feel like 1982?
Gary Numan - Cars

Defari

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

Omar

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

The Shortwave Set

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Peanut Butter Wolf

you walk in the rain?
Eddie Kendricks - Date With The Rain

Bing Ji Ling

best soundtrack ever
Ennio Morricone - The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Karl Bartos

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

Osborne

a song that reminds your friends of you
Musk - Lonely Tyrant

Charlotte Hatherley

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Blur - Parklife

Jacob Golden

perfect anthem for Portland
The Battle Of Land And Sea - The Beautiful Ones

Wally Badarou

perfect anthem for London
The Beatles - All You Need Is Love

Dan Michaelson

a song that reminds you of school
Dire Straits

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
The Fatback Band - Let The Drums Speak

Brennan Green

you feel like 1982?

I can’t recall what I was listening ...

Linda Lewis

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

In Flagranti

you destroy a hotel room?

I am too old for that.

The Fray

favorite club?

We’re not clubbers. If we go out ...

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

DJ Hell

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive

Dego

you wake up?
Underground Resistance - The Final Frontier

Minotaur Shock

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rhythm & Sound - With The Artists

Tridact

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
The Upsetters - Long Sentence

Barbara Carlotti

you go fishing?
Keith West - The Kid Was A Killer

Shine 2009

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

Lucky Soul

you go to a club?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Stefan Goldmann

you are love sick?

Nichts aus der Sammlung meiner Ex-Freundin. Ansonsten aber ...

Brasstronaut

you go fishing?
Kings Of Convenience - 24-25

Air

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - The Reflex

Hot Chip

you relax on a beach?
Hot Chip - The Beach Party

Midlake

best concert you ever attended
Michael Jackson

2raumwohnung

take these three DVDs along:

Niptak – die USA-Serie, damit ich mich erinnere, was ...

The Battle Of Land And Sea

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Young Knives

take these three CDs/records with you:
Einstürzende Neubauten - Silence Is Sexy

Chikinki

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Whigfield - Saturday Night

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite personal tragedies

That’s an oxymoron is it not? losing ...

The Emperor Machine

you pretend to be married?
Mrs Miller - A Lovers Concerto

Chrome Hoof

you come home from the club?
Aqua - Barbie Girl

Pilooski

best Beatles song

I was always more into The Kinks or ...

Lloyd Cole

your boozed up anthem

I don’t have one.

Erol Alkan

you are on a football field?
The Stone Roses - This Is The One

Gossip

you make love?
Black Sabbath - Paranoid

Funkmasters

your party anthem
Clyde Stubblefield - Party's In The Kitchen

Sam Amidon

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jimi Hendrix - Live At Berkeley

DJ Mehdi

you are in a depressive mood?
Nina Simone - Please Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood

Thievery Corporation

you drive a car late at night?
Ella Fitzgerald - Like Someone In Love

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you stay in bed?
Mark Hollis - Inside Looking Out

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Lhasa

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Radiohead - Videotape

Birdy Nam Nam

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Crackboy - Something For Your Mind

Franz Nicolay

you need to get work done?
Rolo Tomassi - Kasia

Tim Mälzer

take these three books along:

Patrick Süskind: «Das Parfum» / den Küchenhering ...

Treefight For Sunlight

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Junk

David Rodigan

No. 3
The Melodians - You Have Caught Me

Bobbito Garcia

you go to a club?
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

Nick Chacona

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

The Revenge

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Prodigy - Ruff In The Jungle Bizness

Headless Heroes

you ride a bicycle?
Clem Snide - No One's More Happy Than You

Swahili Blonde

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Velvet Underground - I'm Set Free

Baikonour

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nico - Janitor Of Lunacy

José James

you sit in the subway?
J Dilla

Prefuse 73

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Prefuse 73 (rough mixes especially) – that shit disturbs ...

Faust

you sit in a plane?

Die CDs, die ich am Gig zugesteckt bekomme ...

Modeselektor

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

Ora Cogan

you sit in a plane?
Master Musicians Of Joujouka - Your Eyes Are Like a Cup...

Richard Norris

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

Gilles Peterson

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Nine Inch Nails

Cornelius

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

Toby Tobias

first record you bought
Grandmaster Melle Mel & The Furious Five - Step Off

Tom Vek

you sit in the subway?
Cable - Ultra Violet

Nedry

best concert you ever attended

Festival: Day 1 Rock Werchter 2003 with Bj ...

Sandi Thom

you camp in the desert?
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

Leroy Burgess

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Living For The City

Ilija Rudman

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

Tha 4orce

you come home from the club?
Foxy Brown (feat. Blackstreet) - Got To Get You Home Wi...

Alex Smoke

you relax on a beach?
Rhythm & Sound - With The Artists

Skull Defekts

get these three pets:

Shark / Owl / My friends Jerome & Mattias’ cat Misan

Cosmin TRG

you walk in the rain?
Kraftwerk - Strom

Dollboy

you sit in the subway?
James Blackshaw - Spiralling Skeleton Memorial

Kinski

first record you remember
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Azari & III

you make love?
Sade - Kiss Of Life

The Priscillas

take these three DVDs along:

K: «Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?» by the ...

Lisbee Stainton

first record you bought
B*Witched

Justice

5 favorite records
Prince - Sign Of The Times

Parlour

your party anthem
Loose Joints - Is It All Over My Face (Male Version)

Hannah Cohen

a song for cat lovers
Tom Jones - What's New Pussy Cat

Ame

you are love sick?
Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover

AM

No. 2
Jorge Ben - A Tabua de Esmeralda

Devendra Banhart

you wash your hair?
Pere Ubu - The Modern Dance

Glen Johnson

a record you fell in love to
ISAN - Beautronics

Rod Thomas

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Alter Ego

first record you remember
The Beatles - Please Mr. Postman

Charles Webster

first record you remember
Roxy Music - Street Life

Rainer Trüby

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Culcha Candela - Monster

Ada

5 favorite drinks

Wasser / Tee / Orangensaftschorle / Bier / Wein

Lanoiraude

5 favorite animals

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

White Hinterland

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beyoncé - Crazy In Love

Vashti Bunyan

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

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

Joakim

you destroy a hotel room?
The Damned - Neat Neat Neat

Kathy Zimmer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bright Eyes - A Spindle, A Darkness, A Fever And A Neck...

Invisible Conga People

you stay in bed?
Tolerance - Pulse Static

Matmos

you are love sick?
Cat Power - Metal Heart

Lindstrom

a song that reminds you of school
Twisted Sister - I Wanna Rock

Glass Candy

take these three tools with you:

knife / matches / saw

Sóley

first record you remember
Jesus Christ Superstar

Chris Coco

you make love?
Sigur Rós - ()

Theo Parrish

you wake up?

There's no song. I don't listen ...

Memory Band

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tom Waits - Hang Down Your Head

Boom Bip

you drive a car late at night?
Cluster - Marzipan

Kid Loco

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

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite personal victories

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite movies

«Electroma» by Daft Punk / «Interstella 5555» by Daft ...

Scout Niblett

a record you fell in love to
ZZ Top - Tejas

Howlin' Rain

best concert you ever attended
The Boredoms

Dollskabeat

you are in the sauna?

When I lived in Tokyo, I frequented these ...

Cajun Dance Party

your ultimate heartbreak song
Spiritualized - Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In...

Luca C & Brigante

first record you remember
Harry Belafonte - Matilda

Jazzanova

you go fishing?
Geoffrey Stoner - Bend Your Head Low

Chuck D

you fall asleep?

Gangster Rap

Kasper Bjorke

best soundtrack ever
Giorgio Moroder - Scarface

Anna Kashfi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Underworld - Born Slippy

Gnod

best concert you ever attended
Drunk In Hell

Rumer

perfect anthem for London
The Jam - That's Entertainment

Audie Darling

favorite club?

There has been a huge influx in East ...

Nicky Siano

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Laura Nyro - Poverty Train

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

Terry Lynn

favorite restaurant?

Jamrock Cafe, 69 Knutsford Boulevard.

Tracey Thorn

best concert you ever attended
The Smiths

Max Romeo

you make love?
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Aaron Wright

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

Manuel Tur

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

Fingerpicked

No. 4
Kate Bush - How To Be Invisible (EMI, 2005)

Yoav

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite instruments

meine 7 Gitarren.

Chromatics

your party anthem
Donna Summer - Bad Girls

Lexx

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Little Jackie

you prepare for an important date?
Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up

New Young Pony Club

you prepare for an important date?
David Bowie - Queen Bitch

Drugstore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

I often do – love doing that and then ...

Leo Zero

perfect anthem for London
Bang The Party - Release Your Body

Michael Mayer

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

Sondre Lerche

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

Sarah Jaffe

first record you bought
Patty Griffin - Flaming Red

Ost & Kjex

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

White Denim

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

Cosmo Vitelli

best concert you ever attended

Can’t remember, sorry. Not so much into ...

Oyvind Morken

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - Black Man

Magic Mike

a record you fell in love to
The Commodores - Easy

Bush Tetras

a song that inspires you
Manu Chao - Proxima Estacion Esperanza

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you are love sick?

Habe keinen, jedenfalls nicht momentan.

The Jackets

a song you wish you'd written yourself
AC/DC - Ride On

Eagles Of Death Metal

you are love sick?
The Stooges - Shake Appeal

Simple Kid

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Of...

Jill Jones

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

First Aid Kit

you stay in bed?
Kimya Dawson - Sleep

Marissa Nadler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Morton Valence

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

Kalabrese

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kalabrese - Hühnerfest

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite books

Donald Goines: «Dopefiend» / Homer: «Ilias» / Erich von D ...

Ilya Santana

you wake up?
Barrabas - On The Road Again

Seether

you meet your parents?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Ben Watt

you run naked through a cornfield?

Too noisy for music, all that corn.

Alela Diane

your sunday morning song
Paul Simon - Duncan

Adonis

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

Padded Cell

you smuggle diamonds?
Krishna Shah - Shalimar OST

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Johnny Cash

Daniel Wang

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

El-P

first record you bought
John Williams - The Star Wars Theme Tune

John Foxx

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ultravox - The Quiet Man

Efterklang

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Henryk Górecki - Symphony # 3, Op. 36 - Lento E Largo T...

Gravenhurst

you take a bubble bath?
Brian Eno - On Land

Orishas

you wake up?
Gnarls Barkley - Crazy

The Morning Benders

first record you remember
James Taylor - Sweet Baby James

Angel Deradoorian

your ultimate heartbreak song
Otis Redding - I've Got Dreams To Remember

Gwyneth Herbert

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Rufus Wainwright - Dinner At Eight

DJ Nature

your sunday morning song
Pat Metheny Group - To The End Of The World

Alexander Robotnick

you cook?
Fela Kuti - Lady

Turzi

your sunday morning song
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

Kid Koala

you wake up?
Kid Koala - Music For Morning People

Gary Numan

perfect anthem for London
Marilyn Manson - The Beautiful People

Joan As Police Woman

you sit in the subway?
Adam & The Ants - Family Of Noise

Lone Wolf

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jason Molina - It's Easier Now

Whomadewho

you go fishing?
David Lee Roth - Skyscraper

The Good Natured

invite these three persons for a weekend:

My mother, father and brother, Marcus, Claire, Alice ...

Love Inks

your guilty pleasure song
Miley Cyrus - Party In The USA

Mugison

5 favorite animals

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

Luke Solomon

5 favorite instruments

Flugel Horn / the Violin / the Cello / the Piano ...

Race Horses

you paint your apartment?
Carl Wayne - You're A Star

Monday Michiru

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Steve Mason

a record you fell in love to
Jeru The Damaja - Wrath Of The Math

David Pajo

take these three books along:

Dan Brown: «The Da Vinci Code» / D. Andrew ...

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you paint your apartment?
Woods - Rain On

A Guy Called Gerald

you are in a romantic mood?
The Lounge Jays - Sex Mechanic

Electric 6

you sit in a plane?
Cat Power - Moon Pix

Social Disco Club

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

Cortney Tidwell

No. 2
Joni Mitchell - For The Roses

Black Devil Disco Club

you come home from the club?
Serge Gainsbourg - L'eau à La Bouche

C. Gibbs

best video clip you ever saw
Modern English - I Melt With You

The Late Greats

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

The Miserable Rich

you destroy a hotel room?
Beethoven - 5th Symphony

DJ Kent

you prepare for an important date?
The Isley Brothers - That Lady

Metronomy

a song you would use as a ring-tone

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

Erik Truffaz

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Gabriel Fauré

Smudo

you cook?
Louis Prima

Paul Frick

you wake up?
Flying Lotus - Do The Astral Plane

Marc Romboy

you sit in the subway?
Tube & Berger - Gradeaus

Kurt Maloo

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Ludwig van Beethoven - Mondscheinsonate

Jimmy Edgar

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - Lets Go to Bed

Psychic Ills

you are love sick?
Ghost - Waiting For You

Gemma Ray

5 favorite personal victories

getting out of bed / making music / not being ...

Still Going

your boozed up anthem

E & L: Too drunk to remember.

Captain Sensible

take these three CDs/records with you:
Pink Fairies - Never Never Land

Chris Carrier

5 favorite remixes
Anthea & Celler - The Playmaker (Dyed Soundorom Cougar ...

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Level 42 - It's Over

Explosions In The Sky

you are in a depressive mood?
Smog - You Moved In

Matthew Dear

take these three CDs/records with you:
Arthur Russell - Another Thought

Architeq

you stay in bed?
Alice Coltrane - Journey In Satchidananda

Cage The Elephant

you walk in the rain?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

We Are Scientists

5 favorite instruments

drums / bass / guitar / microKorg / piano

Candi Staton

a song that reminds your friends of you
Cameo - Candy

Kissogram

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Wombles - Tobermory

Lopazz

you prepare for an important date?

Gehe ich in mich und lenke mich nicht ...

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Tal Weiss

record you were looking for the longest
The Churchills - Open Up Your Eyes

The Soulsavers

you wake up?
Miles Davis - Sketches Of Spain

Defend Moscow

first record you remember
Guns N' Roses - Live And Let Die

Moonboots

your boozed up anthem
Pergon - The Deliverer

Mélissa Laveaux

best song by Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen - Joan Of Arc

Morpheus

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

Ingrid Olava

favorite street?

Not in any way our main Street Karl ...

Beverley Knight

you cook?
John Holt - 1000 Volts Of Holt

Peter, Bjorn & John

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

Kevin Saunderson

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

Everything Everything

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Scouting For Girls - I Wish I Was James Bond

Mavis Staples

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sly & The Family Stone - Hot Fun In The Summertime

Stephan Remmler

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elvis Presley - Don't

Our Broken Garden

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

Howling Bells

you come home from the club?
Air - Premiers Symptomes

Pink Skull

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

Simone White

a song that reminds your friends of you
Simone White - The Beep Beep Song

Chromeo

No. 9
The Pharcyde - Passin’ Me By

Alexandra Hope

you take a bubble bath?
John Fahey - Sligo River Blues

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Zambri

you drive a car late at night?
Bear In Heaven - You Do You

Mark Richardson

you are on the tour bus?
Pulled Apart By Horses - Back To The Fuck Yeah

Tim Sweeney

you feel like 1982?
The Human League - The Sound Of The Crowd

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you relax on a beach?
Jonathan Richman - That Summer Feeling

Windsurf

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Gabor Szabo - Dreams (LP)

DJ Cherrystones

you wake up?
Wipers - Over The Edge

Kaos

your sunday morning song
Laid Back - Fly Away

Marcus Bonfanti

your guilty pleasure song
Extreme - More Than Words

Justine D

5 favorite bands that hail from New York

Blondie / The Velvet Underground / The Ramones / I guess ...

Malachai

you jog?
Sergio Mendes - One Note Samba

Bit-tuner

learn these three songs by heart:
David Hasselhoff - Looking For Freedom

Karolina Stenstöm


Malmö

I’ve been living in Malmö for ...

Tanya Stephens

you relax on a beach?
Uncle Cracker - Follow Me

Pacifika

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Wordsworth

your sunday morning song
Jay-Z - What More Can I Say

Johnossi

which song fits the city the best?
Lasse Berghagen - Stockholm i mitt hjärta

Richard Hawley

you go to a club?
Bob Landers - Cherokee Dance

Wooden Birds

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - A Forest

Polly Scattergood

learn these three songs by heart:
«Puff The Magic Dragon»

Trusme

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything that is sang on X Factor.

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

first record you bought
Huey Lewis & The News - Sports

Alva Noto

you go to a club?
Stereo Total - Wir tanzen im 4-Eck

Kinky

5 favorite human inventions

the microphone / the speaker / canned food / the telescope ...

Division Of Laura Lee

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

DJ Touché

No. 2

«Tenebrae» (Dario Argento, 1982). A stylish 'giallo' from ...

Syd Matters

you are in a depressive mood?
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Spanish Dance Troupe

Prince Language

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

New York Times / New York Observer / The New ...

Yuck

you come home from the club?
Neu! - Hallogallo

Erobique

you meet your parents?
Chris Rea - Driving Home For Christmas

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Jan Hammer - Crockett’s Theme

Caron Wheeler

first record you bought
The Spinners - Ghetto Child

Andy Gill

first record you bought
The Beatles - She Loves You

Little Dragon

5 favorite animals

Dragon / Unicorn / Lion / Tiger / Haraxar

Heidi Happy

you sit in a plane?

Wenn ich wüsste, wie der Song heisst ...

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite clothes

smart/casual corduroy slacks / Converse trainers / light interseasonal ...

Lail Arad

you make love?
Salt 'n' Pepa - Let's Talk About Sex

Moving Units

you destroy a hotel room?

A hotel room is a temporary sanctuary. I ...

Dynamite Deluxe

your party anthem
Soulja Boy - Crank That

James Pants

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - IV

Broken Social Scene

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke

Meret Becker

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Commodores - Easy

Travis

you run from the cops?
Primal Scream - Trainspotting

Beppe Loda

you feel like 1982?
Conrad Schnitzler - Auf dem Schwarzen Kanal

Kissey Asplund

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

Sons And Daughters

you prepare for an important date?
Violent Femmes - Gimme The Car

Munk

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Charles Mingus

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Maurice Ravel - L'enfant et les sortilèges

Bob Power

you ride a bicycle?
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Karl Culley

best concert you ever attended
Elliott Smith

Melanie C

5 favorite things about Liverpool

Friends & family / Anfield / The Beatles / The Dock / The ...

Shitdisco

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Let's Dance

Ronny & Renzo

you wake up?
Yennek - Serena X

Colder

No. 5
Skinny Puppy - Church

Ed Harcourt

you wake up?
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

James Yorkston

first record you bought

«20 Rock 'n' Roll Greatest Hits». Featuring Bill ...

Final Fantasy

best Beatles song

There is only one good Beatles song, I ...

Bebel Gilberto

a song that reminds you of school
One Little Indian

Doe Paoro

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

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite personal tragedies

I think if a tragedy is indeed a ...

Valery Gore

you smuggle diamonds?
Genesis - Just A Job To Do

Wolfmother

you prepare for an important date?
The Doors - Hello, I Love You

Mirror Mirror

first record you remember
The Big Chill Soundtrack

Odawas

perfect anthem for Berkley
Dominique Leone - Conversational

Ralphi Rosario

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Debbie Jacobs - Don't You Want My Love

No Age

you eat a cucumber?
Mika Miko - Business Cats

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

best soundtrack ever
Ennio Morricone - The Invisible Woman

Thieves Like Us

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod.

Bloc Party

you read a book?
Aphex Twin - Ambient Works

DJ Vadim

you destroy a hotel room?
M.O.P. - Ante Up

Peter Broderick

the song to be played at your funeral
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Dominique Leone

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Peggy Lee - Is That All There Is?

Headman

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Hacienda

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

Fabrizio Mammarella

first record you bought
Herbert - Parts One, Two And Three

!!!

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the waves.

Mungolian Jetset

you sit in a plane?
Underworld - Mmm Skyscraper I Love You

Tiago

you sit in the subway?
Excepter - Teleportation

Brian Jackson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Temptations - Runaway Child, Running Wild

Casual

you go to a club?
Lil Scrappy

Marit Bergman

favorite club?

«Spymlan»

Hatcham Social

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Kooks

Sebastien Tellier

record you were looking for the longest

My first record. AH AH AH!

Ian Hart

first record you remember
«The Hills Are Alive» from The Sound Of Music

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Architecture In Helsinki

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

Suzanne Vega

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Apiento

your boozed up anthem
Phase II - Reachin'

Glimpse

you come home from the club?
Rhythm & Sound

Sharon van Etten

you drive a car late at night?
Low

Shawn Lee

a record you fell in love to
Eg White

Slove

you go fishing?
Bobby Vinton - Blue On Blue

Seelenluft

a song that reminds you of school
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

Heidi

you are in a depressive mood?
Aretha Franklin

Living Things

you run from the cops?
Body Count - Cop Killer

Neon Heights

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

All of the above.

Mugwump

you play a game of chess?
Stevie Wonder - Race Babbling

Trentemoller

you relax on a beach?
Sade

Panico

take these three DVDs along:

«Down By Law» / «The Man Who Fell On ...

N.A.S.A.

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Twilight Zone Theme

Michael Reinboth

you run naked through a cornfield?
Paul Hardcastle - 19

Camille

you relax on a beach?
Bob Marley

Lotte Kestner

your party anthem

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

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in a plane?
Alan Parsons Project - Time

Kathryn Williams

you relax on a beach?
Kings Of Convenience

Blow Monkeys

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

Horse Meat Disco

take these three DVDs along:

«Bladerunner» by Ridley Scott. Maybe finally I'll ...

ESG

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Controversy

Coldplay

a record you fell in love to
Sigur Rós - ()

Whitehouse

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

Dave Clarke

you feel like 1982?
British Electric Foundation

Georg Levin

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beatles - Sun King

Comanechi

you relax on a beach?
Pavement - Crooked Rain Crooked Rain

Miss Platnum

you relax on a beach?
Lewis Taylor - You Make Me Wanna

Gary Lucas

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

Empire Of The Sun

you sit in a plane?
Maroon 5 - Not Falling Apart

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Spinto Band

your guilty pleasure song

I don't believe in guilty pleasure music ...

Peter Kruder

you paint your apartment?
The Primitive Painter - Levitation

Todd Terje

perfect song to end a party with
Sister Sledge - Thinking Of You

Andreya Triana

first record you remember

«If You Love Me Let Me Go». My ...

Bill Adler

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

Bodies Of Water

first record you remember
«Music Machine»

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite restaurant?

Pur-Pur

Dennis Kane

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

Penguin Prison

record you were looking for the longest
Operation Ivy

The Project Club

you run from the cops?
The Clash - London Calling

Like A Stuntman

you feel like 1982?
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Motor City Drum Ensemble

best video clip you ever saw

Alles von Chris Cunningham.

Chelonis R. Jones

you are in a depressive mood?
Joni Mitchell - Ladies Of The Canyon

Coyote

your party anthem
Chic - I Want Your Love (Todd Terje Edit)

Sven Väth

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

Fanfarlo

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Burt Bacharach - I'll Never Fall In Love Again

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

Tindersticks

first record you remember
«Sparky's Magic Piano»

George Duke

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

Chris & Cosey

a record you fell in love to
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Jesper Dahlbäck

where was your first flat?

A small space under a record store.

1
 / 47

Finger Magazine

Issue 6

Finger Magazine A Bi-Annual Print Publication, 64 pages, 4c, 6000 copies, distributed worldwide

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

The Chromatics are finally back. After their very promising debut they took some time to come back with an album that finally shows the full potential of what Johnny Jewel & co is capable of. Where «In The City» left off ...

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

+more

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

+more

Valery Gore

you are window shopping?
Queen - I Want It All

+more

Sarah Jaffe

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bon Iver - For Emma Forever Ago

+more