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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

Swahili Blonde

you make breakfast?
Irene Cara - Hot Lunch Jam

The Shortwave Set

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Borderline

Turzi

best soundtrack ever
Terry Riley - Le Secret De La Vie

Senor Coconut

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

Yuck

you wake up?
Built To Spill - Life's A Dream

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
Lee Dorsey - Ya Ya

Mugwump

you are love sick?
Deus - In A Bar, Under The Sea

Trusme

first record you bought
Michael Jackson

Colder

No. 9
Jandek - European Jewel

Cornelius

you drive a car late at night?
The Cars - Drive

Heavy

you watch porn?
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t’aime… Moi Non Plu...

Todd Terje

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

Shawn Lee

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Blunt

The Invisible

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell - All I Want

Efterklang

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

Shine 2009

you run naked through a cornfield?
Donovan - Sunshine Superman

The Miserable Rich

you sit in a plane?

J: Oh, I’m always with somebody at ...

Bill Adler

your sunday morning song
Etta James - A Sunday Kind Of Love

Love Inks

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

Defend Moscow

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

DJ Hell

you come home from the club?

Silence.

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite things that make you sexy

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

White Denim

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Alice

Comanechi

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Make Up - I Want Some

Theo Parrish

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

Yoav

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

Yacht

No. 9
Faith No More - King For Day, Fool For A Lifetime

Like A Stuntman

you prepare for an important date?
The Doobie Brothers - What A Fool Believes

Marc Romboy

you make love?

Das erzähl ich Euch doch nicht...

Whitehouse

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You

Good Shoes

you make breakfast?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

The Soulsavers

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Vespertine

Jill Jones

you stay in bed?
Vanessa Daou - Dear Anne Sexton

Alexander Robotnick

you are in a depressive mood?
Gilbert Becaud - Et Maintenant

Max Tundra

you relax on a beach?
Chris Rea - On The Beach

Eagles Of Death Metal

you are love sick?
David Bowie - Golden Years

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite gigs you played

Tidballs (in our hometown Bowling Green) / Trans Musicales ...

Brian Jackson

a record you fell in love to
The Delfonics - La La Means I Love You

Drugstore

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

Max Essa

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

Ame

you feel lonely?
Arthur Russell - Calling Out Of Context

Defari

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

Duke Special

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jimmie Davis - You Are My Sunshine

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Round Two - New Day

Ed Harcourt

you stay in bed?
Jane's Addiction - Three Days

Terry Lynn

what should one eat when in the city?

Steamed Fish with fried dumplings.

Coldplay

the song to be played at your funeral
Jimmy Cliff - Many Rivers To Cross

Little Jackie

you wake up?
Pink Floyd - Hey You

Ewan Pearson

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

Caron Wheeler

the song to be played at your funeral
Chaka Khan & Bruce Hornsby - Love Me Still

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Tiga

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Is It Over Yet - This Sucks

Luke Haines

5 favorite drinks

Tea / Whisky / Whiskie / Wine / Strychnine

Casual

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

Kevin Saunderson

favorite sound in the city?

The sound from the sewer. There’s nothing ...

John Foxx

you go to a club?
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Jay Jay Johanson

you come home from the club?
Portishead - Dummy

Alan Oldham

No. 8
Anything by Damion Scott aka MoshZRO

Cosmin TRG

you drive a car late at night?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal belongings

adidas bag / flute / sax / Yamaha QY 100 sequencer ...

Anne Clark

you ride a bicycle?
The Viewers - Streethorn (Ben Watt Mix)

The Ones

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

Matthew Dear

start to learn these three things:

building fires / rafts / huts

Sarah Jaffe

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Too Short - Blow the Whistle

Lisbee Stainton

your sunday morning song
Elbow - One Day Like This

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Ora Cogan

you play a game of chess?
Pablo Casals - Suite No. 1 in G

Ilya Santana

you prepare for an important date?
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song to seduce you
Madonna - Justify My Love

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
The Selecter - On My Radio

Fabrizio Mammarella

record you were looking for the longest
Arpadys - Arpadys

Yellowman

perfect anthem for Kingston
Bob Marley - War

Mugison

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

say «good bye» - with tears in one eye ...

Wordsworth

first record you remember
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Mark E.

you go to a club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Gilles Peterson

you ride a bicycle?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Kid Koala

you meet your parents?
Meet The Parents Motion Picture Soundtrack

Au Revoir Simone

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

Molly Wagger

you fall asleep?
Sigur Rós - Untitled #3

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
John Cage - 4:33

Sibrydion

the song to be played at your funeral
Irene Cara - Fame (I Wanna Live Forever)

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
Skunk Anasie

Erik Truffaz

you cook?
Neil Young - Harvest

Dollboy

your sunday morning song
Robert Wyatt - Old Rottenhat

Kid Loco

you cook?
The Beach Boys - Vegetables

Jacob Golden

a song that reminds your friends of you
Beck - True Love Will Find You In The End

Justine D

5 favorite records
The Beatles - The White Album

Bosque Brown

best concert you ever attended
Lift To Experience

Kinky

you come home from the club?
T. Rex - Get It On

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Droog

you run naked through a cornfield?
Bernard Herrmann - North By Northwest: Original Motion ...

The Project Club

you wake up?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

The Bangles

you paint your apartment?
The Beatles - White Album

M.A.N.D.Y.

you prepare for an important date?
Bebel Gilberto

Morpheus

you play a game of chess?
Syd Barrett - Dominoes

Tindersticks

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

My Bee's Garden

a song you would send over the ocean
Alain Bashung - Madame Rêve

Sebastien Tellier

record you were looking for the longest

My first record. AH AH AH!

Zambri

you drive into the country?
Atlas Sound - Sheila

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night

Gary Lucas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - All Summer Long

Robin Saville

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Here Come The Warm Jets

Mystery Jets

you play ping-pong?
King Crimson - Cat Food

VV Brown

you fall asleep?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Love Theme II

Captain Sensible

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Gary Glitter

Dennis Kane

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

The Jackets

a song you would use as a ring-tone

A chainsaw.

Munk

you wake up?
Deutsche Nationalhymne

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Bomb The Bass

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - One Step Beyond

Kissey Asplund

you relax on a beach?
Opolopo feat. Amalia - I Do

Monday Michiru

you go to a club?

Whatever the DJ dishes out. 'Cuz I know ...

Karolina Stenstöm

which person from the city you like the most?

no one

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Shellac - Prayer To God

Polly Scattergood

you come home from the club?
Maps - So Low So High

King Britt

you go to a club?

I can’t answer that ... I hate clubs ...

The Battle Of Land And Sea

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Headman

best video clip you ever saw
Massive Attack - Unfinished Sympathy

Karl Culley

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today

Hatcham Social

the song to be played at your funeral
Burt Bacharach - Blue On Blue

Erol Alkan

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

Wally Badarou

a record you fell in love to
Jimi Hendrix - All Along The Watchtower

Psychic Ills

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

Jakob der Lügner

you make love?
Brigitte Bardot

Odawas

best concert you ever attended
Jack Rose

Baikonour

first record you remember
Dave - Vanina

Boom Bip

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

Oyvind Morken

your sunday morning song

Sunday morning I'm usually asleep cause I ...

Osborne

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

Vashti Bunyan

learn these three songs by heart:
Lambchop - Up With People

Oneida

you take a bubble bath?

Never take bubble baths.

Tracey Thorn

your ultimate heartbreak song
Culture Club - Victims

Prince Language

you watch girls go by?
The Rolling Stones - Waiting On A Friend

The Late Greats

you feel like 1982?

Dirty post punk which violates all of your ...

The Diaphanoids

you are love sick?
Suede

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Depeche Mode - The Sinner In Me (Ricardo Villalobos Con...

White Hinterland

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Metronomy

the song to be played at your funeral
Talking Heads - Heaven

Horse Meat Disco

learn these three songs by heart:
Liza Minnelli - Liza With A Z

Ian Hart

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - 3rd symphony 2nd part requirium

Vetiver

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

Brennan Green

you feel like 1982?

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

Emma Tricca

a song that reminds you of school

No songs in particular, actually.

Higamos Hogamos

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Shimmy Shimmy Ya

Joan As Police Woman

you make love?
Isaac Hayes - Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic

Mélissa Laveaux

first record you bought
Aaliyah - Age Ain't Nothing But A Number

Cazals

a record you fell in love to
Paul Weller - Broken Stones

Beppe Loda

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

Bill Callahan

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Sten Carlberg - I Am An Astronaut

Nocturnes

first record you remember
Depeche Mode - Flexible

James Yorkston

your party anthem

Not one of mine, that’s for sure.

Peter, Bjorn & John

you drive into the country?
Ariel Pink - Life in LA

Pastor

you go to a club?
Armand Van Helden - U Don't Know Me

Glass Candy

a record you fell in love to
Sinéad O'Connor - The Lion & The Cobra

Young Knives

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Robert Wyatt / Don Van Vliet / Ornette Coleman

Joakim

you are in the sauna?
Max Berlin - Elle Et Moi

Justus Köhncke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Der Plan - Ich Geh Zurück In Die Atmosphäre

Final Fantasy

perfect anthem for Toronto
The Phonemes - Steeples And Peoples

Interpol

you sit in a plane?
J Dilla - Geek Down

Alter Ego

first record you remember
The Beatles - Please Mr. Postman

The Revenge

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dennis Waterman - I Could Be So Good For You

Martin Rev

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I play the music and notes in my ...

Glen Johnson

the song to be played at your funeral
The Durutti Column - Sketch For Summer

Olafur Arnalds

a record you fell in love to
Jimmy Eat World - Clarity

First Aid Kit

you destroy a hotel room?
Leonard Cohen - Chelsea Hotel No.2

Holger Czukay

you go to a club?

Geh ich zur Zeit nicht.

J Rawls

5 favorite books

Dan Brown: «The Davinci Code» / James Redfield: «The ...

Wolf People

record you were looking for the longest
Los Mismos - Pasa El Tran

Michael Reinboth

you meet your parents?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Boozoo Bajou

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

Sandi Thom

you go to a club?
Patti Labelle - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Ingrid Olava

favorite sound in the city?

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

Cajun Dance Party

a song that reminds your friends of you
Salt-N-Pepa - Shoop (Karaoke Style)

Howe Gelb

take these three books along:

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

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Rocco Granata - Marina, Marina, Marina

Modeselektor

5 favorite months

Oktober /November / Dezember / Januar / Februar

Riccio

first record you remember
Dr. Dre - The Chronic

The Bees

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

Minotaur Shock

you prepare for an important date?
Steely Dan

Aaron Wright

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Band - It Makes No Difference

Marissa Nadler

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody

Magic Mike

the song to be played at your funeral
Boyz II Men - It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Jimi Jamison

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bonnie Raitt - I Can't Make You Love Me

Leon Ware

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

Dillon

you ride a bicycle?
Beirut - Port Of Call

DJ Vadim

you go to a soundsystem?
DJ Zinc - Super Sharp Shooter

Jacques Renault


Top 15 favourite songs of all time

Magic Arm

you go to a club?
Battles - Atlas

Fiona Daniel

you drive into the country?
PJ Harvey - White Chalk

Belle & Sebastian

you drive a car late at night?
Spanky Wilson - You

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your sunday morning song
Lood - Shount N Out

Pepe Bradock

your sunday morning song
Lou Reed - Satellite Of Love

Whirlwind Heat

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

Bebel Gilberto

you take a bubble bath?
Vanessa Da Mata - Ainda Bem

Mouse On Mars

your ultimate heartbreak song
Blondie - Heart Of Glass

!!!

you play ping-pong?
Kraftwerk - Computer World (LP)

Kissogram

best concert you ever attended
The Make-up

Invisible Conga People

you relax on a beach?
Tsuki No Wa - Hikosen

Kurt Maloo

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Captain Beefheart

Explosions In The Sky

you make love?

Too personal, sorry!

Kool Keith

you drive a car late at night?
Kool Keith - Sex Style

Chromatics

your party anthem
Yoko Ono - Walking On Thin Ice

Sharon van Etten

a song you would send over the ocean
Glass Ghost - Like A Diamond

Saint Etienne

a song that reminds your friends of you
John Barry - Cutty Sark

Studio

you feel like 1972?
America - A Horse With No Name

Blow Monkeys

the song to be played at your funeral
Bob Dylan - Death Is Not The End

Padded Cell

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Moondog - The Viking of Sixth Avenue

Raul Midon

5 favorite drinks

Mineral water / Gin Tonic / Water / Cerveza dos equis ...

Mavis Staples

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up

Ben Watt

perfect anthem for London
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion I&II

Azari & III

No. 8
Robin S. - Show Me Love

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Late Of The Pier

We Are Wolves

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Contemporary / Flash Art / Film Comment

Andreya Triana

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Howlin' Rain

you sit in the subway?
Harry Nilsson

Chikinki

a song that reminds your friends of you
Frank Sinatra - New York New York

Erobique

a record you fell in love to
Dusty Springfield - A Brand New Me

Treefight For Sunlight

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Junk

Gossip

you wake up?
Suicide - Rocket USA

Syd Matters

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

Soul Clap

your guilty pleasure song
Wham! - Careless Whisper

Cypress Hill

your boozed up anthem
Snoop Dogg - Ain't No Fun (If The Homies Can't Have Non...

Bob Power

you wake up?
The Beatles - Good Day Sunshine

Tim Mälzer

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Schach / Karten

Coyote

perfect anthem for Leicester
Guru Josh - Infinity (1990's: Time For The Guru)

The Good Natured

take these three DVDs along:

«Austin Powers» by Jay Roach / «Brokeback Mountain» by ...

Dego

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

Chrome Hoof

you take a bubble bath?
Acid Reign - Chaos (Lambs To The Slaughter)

Beautiful Swimmers

you make love?
Keith Sweat - How Deep Is Your Love

Barn Owl

first record you remember
Ace Of Base

David Holmes

you wake up?
Serge Gainsbourg

Midlake

perfect anthem for Denton
The Baptist Generals - Alcohol (Turn And Fall)

Black Angels

you wake up?
Love - Can't Explain

David Rodigan

No. 16
Half Pint - Greetings

Lucky Soul

you meet your parents?
The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite books

the Bible / Lord Of The Rings / 1984 (...sorry ...

Mooner

No. 4
Logic System - Logic

Marit Bergman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Cat Powers - Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Bl...

Mechanical Bride

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

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Gwyneth Herbert

you meet your parents?
Lou Reed - Small Town

Tanya Stephens

you run naked through a cornfield?

Police sirens. They will come and catch me!

Lotte Kestner

best concert you ever attended

You know, I love the intimate ones. David ...

Melanie C

perfect anthem for Liverpool
Queen - We Are The Champions

Rebelski

you cook?
Steve Reich - Electric Counterpoint

Round Table Knights

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Albert Ayler - Vibrations

Editors

you pretend to be married?

I’d let the lady decide.

Beverley Knight

you come home from the club?
Sam Cooke

Simple Kid

you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton - Something On Your Mind

Apache Beat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm Only Sleeping

Marius Circus

a song that reminds you of school
Wham! - Young Guns (Go For It)

Grizzly Bear

you are stoned?
Deerhunter

Unconventional Science

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

Fingerpicked

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

Stratus

you drive a car late at night?
Cymande - Dove

Anna Kashfi

first record you bought
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

Sondre Lerche

you go to a club?
Justin Timberlake - Seniorita

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
John Carpenter - Assault On Precinct 13

Ian Pooley

you go to a club?
Phoenix - Too Young

Ost & Kjex

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Cornelis Vreeswijk - Brev Från Kolonien

Annie

you ride a bicycle?
Maurice Fulton - My Gigolo (Chicken Lips Remix)

Bing Ji Ling

a song that reminds you of school
Cole Porter - Anything Goes

Michael Mayer

record you were looking for the longest
John Carpenter - They Live

Everything Everything

you sit in the subway?
The Jam - Going Underground

Quiet Village

you go to a club?
Faze Action - Spark

Scout Niblett

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand

Lexx

you cook?
Yellow Magic Orchestra - La Femme Chinoise

Rumer

a song that reminds you of school
Aretha Franklin - I Say A Little Prayer

Headless Heroes

you fall asleep?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

Faust

a record you fell in love to
Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale

Lail Arad

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

Barbara Carlotti

you jog?
Bat For Lashes - Horse And I

Horace Andy

you sit in the subway?

I only read a paper.

Soft Rocks

you go fishing?
Steve Poindexter - Work That Mutha Fucker

Al Kent

a song that reminds you of school
Small Faces - Sha La La La Lee

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I have not had the greatest summer of ...

Pyrolator

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Temper Trap - Sweet Dispostion (Alan Wilkis Remix)

Kathryn Williams

you are love sick?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Into My Arms

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

El-P

you sit in a plane?
Pixies - Where Is My Mind?

Wall-E

you make love?
Barbra Streisand - It Only Takes A Moment

Junior Boys

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She's Leaving Home

The Emperor Machine

you ride a bicycle?
Hawkwind - Silver Machine

Kalabrese

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Harold Faltermeyer - Axel F

Wooden Birds

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith - The Biggest Lie

Rocko Schamoni

favorite street?

Schulterblatt

Kasper Bjorke

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Model

Sam Amidon

you destroy a hotel room?
Marc Ribot’s Ceramic Dog - Party Intellectuals

Fanfarlo

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

Max Romeo

best song by Lee Perry
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Small Axe

Hugh Herrera

your boozed up anthem
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

Air

perfect anthem for Paris
Grace Jones - La Vie En Rose

Stefan Goldmann

you walk the cat walk?

Das wählt der DJ Hell für ...

Afrika Bambaataa

you are in a depressive mood?
Yolanda Adams

Telepopmusik

a record you fell in love to
Sebadoh - Bakesale

Heidi Happy

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Johnny Cash - Bird On A Wire

Lopazz

you work in the garden?

Eine gute Frage, denn ich habe einen sehr ...

Woodpigeon

5 favorite cities

Edinburgh / Ljubljana / Krakow / Paris / Montreal

Seelenluft

a song that inspires you
Johnny Cash - Solitary Man

The Rayographs

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

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Travis

you smuggle diamonds?
Lalo Schifrin - Bullit Soundtrack

Tim Sweeney

you sit in the subway?
Barry De Vorzon - Theme From The Warriors

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

Gary Numan

your ultimate heartbreak song
Chris Isaak - Wicked Game

Trevor Jackson

you fall asleep?
Arovane - Tides

Empire Of The Sun

you wake up?
Don Williams - We Should Be Together

Jesh

No. 4
The Beatles - White Album

New Young Pony Club

you play a game of chess?

Must have total concentration in order to thwart ...

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your boozed up anthem
«99 Bottles Of Beers On The Wall»

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Kool & The Gang

you cook?

For instance scrambled eggs? Usually I listen to ...

Matmos

take these three tools with you:

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

Spinto Band

your guilty pleasure song

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

Cosmo Vitelli

learn these three songs by heart:
Todd Rundgren - Hello It’s Me

A Mountain Of One

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier

Seether

you prepare for an important date?
Revolting Cocks - Do Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Lo Fat Orchestra

record you were looking for the longest

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

Holy Ghost!

you wake up?
Sister Sledge - Thinking Of You

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street?

Götgatan, a little closer to Europe...

Jazzanova

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

Julia Franck

take these three books along:

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

Leo Zero

record you were looking for the longest
Tullio de Piscopo - Primavera (Stop Bajon)

Brothers Of End

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls Of Fire

Million Stylez

favorite club?

anywhere Trinity sound is playing.

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Milanese

Suzanne Vega

first record you remember

It's a record of Flameco that my ...

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds you of school
Michael Jackson - Thriller

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Whitey

Rich Medina

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Al Jarreau & George Benson - Just The Two Of Us

Gnod

a song that reminds your friends of you
Def Leppard - Rocket

Ronny & Renzo

you prepare for an important date?
Depeche Mode - In Your Room

James Holden

your boozed up anthem
Queen - We Are The Champions

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Facemob

Lindstrom

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Eagles - New Kid In Town

Kaos

best video clip you ever saw
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

ESG

you relax on a beach?
The Supremes - I Hear A Symphony

The Fray

best day of the week in the city?

Hm, let’s say Wednesday cuz it sounds ...

Mr Scruff

you meet your parents?
McKoy - Family

Linda Lewis

a record you fell in love to
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Anja Schneider

your ultimate heartbreak song
Underground Resistance - Electronic Warfare

Prefuse 73

your boozed up anthem
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Shimmy Shimmy Ya

Steve Mason

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Chaka Khan - Ain't Nobody

Kathy Zimmer

a record you fell in love to
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It for You)

Georg Levin

you walk through a dark forest?
Richard Strauss - Metamorphosen

Tridact

you camp in the desert?
Psyance - The Answer

Hacienda

best concert you ever attended
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Bobbito Garcia

you wake up?
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - I Think I'll Call It ...

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cities

London / Paris / Tokyo / Gothenburg / Edinburgh

The Golden Filter

you prepare for an important date?
M83 - Kim And Jessie

Jimmy Edgar

a record you fell in love to
Kraftwerk - Man Machine

Tal Weiss

the song to be played at your funeral
Michael Bloomfield - See That My Grave Is Kept Clean

Shitdisco

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Blur - Girls And Boys

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Trout Mask Replica

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
James Brown - Funky Drummer

Anni Rossi

5 favorite places in LA

Jurassic Museum of Technology / Malibu Beach / St. Vincent ...

Broken Social Scene

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

I don’t get depressed.

James Murphy

you ride a bicycle?
T. Rex - Jeepster

Lanoiraude

5 favorite personal victories

Mike Tyson / Bruce Lee / Carl Lewis / André Agassi ...

Chromeo

a song you would use as a ring-tone
«Hava Nagila»

Luke Solomon

5 favorite fruits

Grapes / Nectarines / Oranges / Tangerines / Pineapples

AM

No. 2
Jorge Ben - A Tabua de Esmeralda

Ray Mang

you jog?
Lenny Williams - You Got Me Running

Living Things

you take a bubble bath?
Rush Limbaugh

Rod Thomas

record you were looking for the longest
Menswear - ¡Hay Tiempo!

Phil Mison

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

Jackpot

you fall asleep?

The breathing of a woman.

Morgan Geist

you wake up?

Silence.

Dollskabeat

you make love?
Jeru The Damaja - Da Bitches

Lovefingers

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Memory Of A Free Festival

Toby Tobias

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

Zwicker

you fall asleep?
The Flaming Lips - Are You A Hypnotist??

Nils Frahm

you make love?

Keine Musik. Jegliche Musik würde mich ablenken ...

Pearly Gates

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Chubby Checker - Let's Twist Again (Like We Did Last Su...

Gravenhurst

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

Daniel Wang

perfect anthem for New York
Odyssey - Native New Yorker

Tiago

you take a bubble bath?
Gala Drop - Frog Scene

Social Disco Club

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

Mungolian Jetset

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nurse With Wound - Duelling Banjos

Nicky Siano

you drive a car late at night?
Anita Baker

No Age

you paint your apartment?
John Cale - The Endless Plain Of Fortune

The Priscillas

take these three games along:

H: Hoola Hoops / Yatzy / Playing Cards

Adonis

first record you remember
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Tears Of A Clown

Pilooski

your party anthem
Dinosaur - Go Bang

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are in a depressive mood?
Freddy Fischer & His Cosmic Rocktime Band - Disco Dell'...

Peter Kruder

you feel lonely?
Terry Callier - 900 Miles

Birdy Nam Nam

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Joy Division - Ice Age

Wolfmother

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

Orishas

you drive a car late at night?
Francisco Pancho Céspedes

Chris Carrier

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Rats / empty dancefloor / spooky hotel

George Duke

a record you fell in love to
Milton Nascimento - Clube Da Esquina

Camille

you go to a club?

I like it tight and groovy. Maybe some ...

Jesse Lenat

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jesse Lenat - Luna

Renegade Soundwave

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

Minus 8

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

Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

Fol Chen

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Moondog - Why Spend The Dark Night With You

DJ Kent

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Merzbow

Nick Chacona

a song that reminds you of school
The Fugees - Fu Gee La

Tom Vek

5 favorite human inventions

musical instruments / cars / buildings / telephones / time

Van She

5 favorite TV shows

Family Guy / Monkey Magic / South Park / Young Ones ...

Alva Noto

you make love?
Barry White - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love Babe

Chateau Flight

your party anthem
Franck Timm

Bill Brewster

you sit in a plane?
Supermax - Fly With Me

Audie Darling

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

I think the reason why many people move ...

Ralphi Rosario

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Ashley Beedle

you take a bubble bath?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Ilija Rudman

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Escape From New York - Fire In My Heart

José James

you drive a car late at night?
Four Tet - Plastic People

Tha 4orce

a song that reminds you of school
Kool Moe Dee - Go See The Doctor

Alela Diane

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
John Prine - Sam Stone

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Mark Archer

a song you would send over the ocean
Mark Archer - Songs For Einna

Rainer Trüby

your sunday morning song
Cat Stevens - Bring Another Bottle Baby

DJ Nature

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Walter Murphy - Afternoon Of A Faun

Neon Heights

you drive a car late at night?
The Black Crowes - Hard To Handle

Chris & Cosey

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Radioactivity

DJ Touché

No. 2

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

Parlour

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

Telephones

you walk in the rain?
Fashion - Love Shadow

Ruede Hagelstein

you sit in the subway?
Necro - I Need Drugs

Sven Väth

perfect anthem for Berlin
Dr. Motte - Der Klang Der Familie

Miss Platnum

you remember the good old days?
Whitney Houston

John Klemmer

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

Howling Bells

you paint your apartment?
Bob Marley - Natural Mystic

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Nicole Willis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Make-Up - We Can't Be Contained

Peter Broderick

your guilty pleasure song
Beyoncé - If I Were A Boy

Bodies Of Water

first record you remember
«Music Machine»

Bush Tetras

you wake up?

Nothing. I meditate and try to shut off ...

Apiento

you come home from the club?
Gwen Guthrie - Padlock (Larry Levan Remix)

Soul Mekanik

you take a bubble bath?
Soul Mekanik - Wanna Get Wet

Memory Band

you wake up?
Pharoah Sanders - Golden Lamp

Circlesquare

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

Ratatat

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Mouse On Mars - Yippie

Kon & Amir

you prepare for an important date?
2 Live Crew - We Want Some Pussy

Simone White

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Cure - Pornography

David Pajo

take these three tools with you:

A Philips head screw driver / Some hand towels ...

The Chap

5 favorite cartoon characters

Droopy / Obelix / Opus from Bloom County / Captain Caveman ...

The Juan MacLean

No. 5
Bread - The Best Of Bread

Angel Deradoorian

best soundtrack ever
Alain Goraguer - La Planète Sauvage

Still Going

a record you fell in love to

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

Glimpse

5 favorite records
Choice - Acid Eiffel

Daddy-O

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite cities

Glasgow / San Francisco / New York / Barcelona / Sydney

Heidi

you take a bubble bath?
Iron & Wine

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Kenny Chesney - Be As You Are

Penguin Prison

a song you wish you'd written yourself
R. Kelly - Ignition (Remix)

Bjorn Torske

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Alan Vega - Saturn Strip

Loane

best Jacques Brel song
Jacques Brel - Orly

Dave Clarke

you wake up?
The Black Angels

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite personal victories

touring worldwide / marrying / becoming a father / penning a ...

Lloyd Cole

perfect anthem for New York
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Little Johnny Jewel

Future Beat Alliance

your liberation anthem
Laurent X - Machines

When Saints Go Machine

you drive a car late at night?
Sigur Rós

N.A.S.A.

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

Lhasa

best song by Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen - Waiting For The Miracle

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on the tour bus?
The Faint - How Could I Forget

Omar

the song to be played at your funeral
The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone

Chelonis R. Jones

you drive a car late at night?
The Smiths - Still Ill

Candi Staton

you go to a club?
Tom Jones - It's Not Unusual

KT Tunstall

you go to a club?
Mylo - Drop The Pressure

The Earlies

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

Micah P. Hinson

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Trentemoller

you surf the internet?

I rarely use the internet.

Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

Tony Carrasco

perfect anthem for New York
Liza Minnelli - New York, New York

Morton Valence

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - The Bed

Richard Hawley

5 favorite instruments

Gretsch country gentleman / Baby Gloc / The lap steel ...

Matthew Herbert

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian / Dazed and Confused / Desert Island Monthly

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Armando

Funkmasters

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

The Phantom Band

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Tangled Up In Blue

Clare & The Reasons

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Panico

take these three CDs/records with you:
Max Roach - M´Boom

Constance Amiot

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

Hot Chip

you make love?
Al Green

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bright Eyes - Make War

Leroy Burgess

a song that reminds your friends of you

Most any song I actually did write, or ...

Thieves Like Us

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I don’t have an iPod.

Moving Units

you destroy a hotel room?

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

Cosmo

5 favorite books

Leo Tolstoy: «War And Peace» / Mikhail Bulgakov: «The ...

Al McKay

you cook?
Notorious B.I.G.

Zohra

5 favorite cartoon characters

Southpark / The Simpsons / Tom & Jerry / Road Runner / Tasmanian ...

My Morning Jacket

you prepare for an important date?
Outkast - Spread

Andy Gill

a record you fell in love to
Muddy Waters - Manish Boy

DJ Mehdi

first record you bought
Public Enemy - It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us...

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite magazines

Zeit, Geo, Süddeutsche, Falter, Wire.

Lucky Luke

your ultimate heartbreak song
Garnet Mimms & the Enchanters - Cry Baby

Architecture In Helsinki

a song you would use as a ring-tone
R.Kelly - Trapped In The Closet (Instrumental)

A Touch Of Class

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby

These New Puritans

you run naked through a cornfield?
These New Puritans - We Want War

Johnossi

favorite place to shag?

J: In my bed. Or... let’s say ...

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

Mark Richardson

you make love?
Al Green - Belle

The Loose Salute

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - 1000 Dollar Wedding

Pacifika

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

Gemma Ray

you wake up?
Rocket From The Crypt - Guilt Free

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Datarock

you are in a depressive mood?
Built To Spill - Perfect From Now On (LP)

Dan Michaelson

best soundtrack ever
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
Depeche Mode

Caribou

your sunday morning song

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

Chuck D

you drive a car late at night?

Some unheard CD.

Chris Coco

you sit in the subway?
Phuture - Acid Tracks

Sandro Perri

you sit in the subway?
Peter Gordon - Intervallic Expansion

Justice

5 favorite records
Prince - Sign Of The Times

Karl Bartos

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

Little Dragon

5 favorite human inventions

Synthesizer / Fork / Popcorn / Cake / Swiss army knife

Brasstronaut

you come home from the club?
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Moonlight In Vermon...

Franz Nicolay

the song to be played at your funeral
Charles Ives - 4th Symphony, 1st Movement

Kris Menace

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

Charlotte Hatherley

you prepare for an important date?
Captain Beefheart - Low Yo Yo Stuff

C. Gibbs

first record you remember
Bee Gees - Saturday Night Fever

James Pants

your party anthem
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Moonboots

record you were looking for the longest
Elkin & Nelson - Angeles Y Demonios

Wooden Shjips

you wake up?
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Lazy Days

We Are Scientists

5 favorite instruments

drums / bass / guitar / microKorg / piano

Bottin

you feel like 1982?
Simple Minds - New Gold Dream

Slove

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
My Bloody Valentine - Sometimes

Hannah Scott

your sunday morning song
Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy

Port O'Brien

a song you would use as a ring-tone
R. Kelly & Usher - Same Girl

Trans Am

you go to a club?
Bruce Springsteen

Sóley

a record you fell in love to
Sigur Rós - Ágætis Byrjun

Fujiya & Miyagi

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

Black Devil Disco Club

the song to be played at your funeral

A track that I might have composed by ...

CALLmeKAT

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reconstruction» and «Allegro». Both by Christoffer Boe. I ...

Bronnt Industries Kapital

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Durutti Column - Love No More

Terence Bernardo

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beatles - The White Album

David Morales

you watch porn?
Master C&J - Face It

Alex Smoke

you jog?

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

Ada

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

Studio 672 / Barracuda Bar / Karneval 

Mirror Mirror

you destroy a hotel room?
Leonard Cohen - Paper Thin Hotel

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite records
Can - Ege Bamyasi

Charles Webster

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Henry Purcell - Music For The Funeral Of Queen Mary

Radio 4

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s too depressing.

Dwele

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

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite animals

cat / leopard / horse / tiger / liger! 

DJ Nu-Mark

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

Tahiti 80

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Paul Frick

you sit by the river?
Horror Inc. - Dans La Nuit

A Guy Called Gerald

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & The Ants - Antmusic

Luca C & Brigante

you rob a bank?
John Carpenter - Escape From New York Main Title

The Morning Benders

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elliott Smith - New Disaster

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds you of school
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Pink Skull

your sunday morning song
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Plum

take these three CDs/records with you:
Unsung - I Looked Back At My House, White As A Washing ...

Jonathan Wilson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dennis Wilson - Pacific Ocean Blue

Art Brut

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Art Garfunkel - When I Fall In Love It Will Be Forever

Electric 6

you prepare for an important date?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - From Her To Eternity

Thievery Corporation

you sit in the subway?
Frank Sinatra - They Can't Take That Away From Me

Cortney Tidwell

No. 5
Depeche Mode - Black Celebration

Shakespeares Sister

you go to a club?
Indeep - Last Night A DJ Saved My Life

Peanut Butter Wolf

you come home from the club?
Baron Zen - Burn Rubber (Dam Funk Remix)

Dominique Leone

first record you remember
«Shoo Fly, Don't Bother Me»

Nedry

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Georges Bizet - Carmen

Division Of Laura Lee

you sit in a plane?
M.I.A. - Paper Planes

Our Broken Garden

you drive a car late at night?
Bat For Lashes - Daniel

Manuel Tur

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Björk - Hyperballad

Newton Faulkner

No. 7
Primus - Pork Soda

Kelli Ali

you go to a club?
Roxy Music - Angel Eyes

Alexandra Hope

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Dusty Springfield - You Don't Own Me

Frank Black

take these three games along:

a deck of cards – a thousand games in ...

Race Horses

best soundtrack ever
Nino Rota - The Godfather

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things that make you sexy

razor / clean socks / deoderant / mustache / beautiful ebony skin

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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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

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Hannah Cohen

your sunday morning song
Anything by Marcos Valle

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Doe Paoro

record you were looking for the longest

These Kora recordings I had bought in Botswana and then lost. Still ...

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Valery Gore

you prepare for an important date?
Jamie Lidell - When I Come Back Around

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Sarah Jaffe

best concert you ever attended
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