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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

Ian Pooley

you play a game of chess?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Howlin' Rain

you feel like 1982?
Black Flag

Valery Gore

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

Irvine Welsh

a song that inspires you
Iggy Pop - I'm Bored

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Bishop Allen

White Hinterland

a record you fell in love to
Talking Heads - Fear Of Music

Max Tundra

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

Terry Lynn

what should one eat when in the city?

Steamed Fish with fried dumplings.

Lucky Soul

you prepare for an important date?
Bobby Womack - Woman's Gotta Have It

Skull Defekts

take these three games along:

I guess I'm alone so... a football ...

David Morales

you wake up?
Bill Withers - Lovely Day

Modeselektor

5 favorite fruits

Gurken / Paprika / Kohl / Kartoffeln / Tomaten

Nicky Siano

perfect anthem for New York
MFSB - Love Is The Message

Ray Mang

you stay in bed?
Gwen Guthrie - Seventh Heaven

Anni Rossi

5 favorite restaurants

The Golden Spoon (frozen yogurt) / LA Burrito / Dink ...

Slove

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Vladimir Kosma - Promenade Sentimentale

DJ Nature

record you were looking for the longest
Fashion - Fabrique

Phil Mison

your sunday morning song
Pat Metheny - A Map Of The World

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite personal tragedies

Sag ich nicht.

Shakespeares Sister

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Jonathan Wilson

you prepare for an important date?
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - A Minor Place

Trusme

first record you bought
Michael Jackson

Luke Haines

5 favorite things to be afraid of

I presume there is a problem in translation ...

Loane

your liberation anthem
Cindy Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Dani Siciliano

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

Tridact

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

Micah P. Hinson

first record you bought
Depeche Mode - Violator

Panico

No. 3
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Psychocandy

Justice

5 favorite remixes
Hell - Let No Man Jack (Busy P Remix)

Jimi Jamison

your party anthem
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Social Disco Club


Top 10 favorite remixes of all time

Droog

you meet your parents?
The Beatles - In My Life

KT Tunstall

you relax on a beach?
Shuggie Otis - Strawberry Letter 23

Love Inks

your ultimate heartbreak song
T. Rex - Life's A Gas

Cypress Hill

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

Lydia Lunch

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Lydia Lunch

Justine D

you walk through a dark forest?
Throbbing Gristle - Hamburger Lady

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you remember
Johnny Cash - I Walk The Line

Tracey Thorn

best concert you ever attended
The Smiths

Newton Faulkner

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - I'm Still Here

Moving Units

you sit in a plane?

White static.

Clare & The Reasons

a song that reminds your friends of you
Duke Ellington - Prelude To A Kiss

Magic Arm

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Ronettes - Do I Love You?

Kris Menace

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Radiohead - All I Need

Architeq

you sit in a plane?
Arcade Lovers - Fantasy Lines

Rainer Trüby

perfect anthem for Freiburg
Unlimited Touch - I Hear Music In The Streets

Pyrolator

you run naked through a cornfield?
Imogen Heap - Hide And Seek

The Soulsavers

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beastie Boys - Ill Communication

Black Angels

a record you fell in love to
The Doors - The Doors

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you wake up?
Metallica - Seek And Destroy

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Maurice Ravel - Rhapsodie Espagnole

Air

perfect anthem for Paris
Grace Jones - La Vie En Rose

Kurt Maloo

you feel lonely?
Joe Sample & Randy Crawford - Rio De Janeiro Blue

Yellowman

a song that reminds you of school
The Wailers - Love And Affection

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

any day on the sea / waking up every ...

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Tahiti 80

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

Cosmo Vitelli

first record you bought
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite bands you know personally

Viva L’American Death Ray Music / The Greenhornes ...

Karl Bartos

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Help!

Bodies Of Water

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

GusGus

you wake up?
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

David Rodigan

No. 19
Shabba Ranks - Ting A Ling

Lail Arad

you come home from the club?

Then it's time for silence.

Sarah Jaffe

the song to be played at your funeral
Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind

Ratatat

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Beat It

Lisbee Stainton

best soundtrack ever
Yann Tiersen - Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Ry Cooder - Paris Texas

Cazals

the song to be played at your funeral
Doc Watson - Sitting On Top Of The World

Mark Richardson

you rob a bank?
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Sandi Thom

you sit in a plane?
Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings

Little Dragon

a song that reminds you of school
Cypress Hill

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Isley Brothers - Greates Hits

Kissogram

you sit in the subway?
Georg Ots - Leningrad

Trevor Jackson

you make love?

Silence.

King Britt

a song that reminds you of school
James Brown - It's A Man's World

Peter, Bjorn & John

you are on a football field?
Accept - Balls To The Wall

Spinto Band

a record you fell in love to

No Music. There are sounds goign off in ...

Minus 8

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Lonnie Liston Smith - Summer Nights

Soul Mekanik

you come home from the club?
Isolee - Brazil.com

Luke Solomon

5 favorite remixes
Round One - I’m Your Brother (Chicago’s Twisted Mix by ...

Mélissa Laveaux

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

Tim Sweeney

you sit in a plane?

Long DJ mixes. Sitting in a plane is ...

Dave Clarke

you make love?
Bauhaus; The Psychedelic Furs

Au Revoir Simone

you wake up?
Kansas - Journey From Mariabronn

Lindstrom

you relax on a beach?
George Duke - North Beach

In Flagranti

you come home from the club?

I like it quiet after the club. 

Morpheus

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

Matthew Dear

get these three pets:

Monkey / Hermit Crab / Volley Ball

Moonboots

No. 2
Carole King - Tapestry

Jimmy Edgar

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Tori Amos

Living Things

No. 6
Fleetwood Mac - Rumors

Captain Sensible

take these three tools with you:

Swiss Army Knife / p17 flashlight by LED LENSER ...

Fanfarlo

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

Shawn Lee

the song to be played at your funeral
The Free Design - Love Does Not Die

Hannah Scott

your party anthem
House Of Pain - Jump Around

Howling Bells

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Port O'Brien

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

Omar

a record you fell in love to
The Softones - Hey There Lonely Girl

Whomadewho

5 favorite drinks

Mojito / Caparina / Plain Vodka / Bloody Mary / Long Island ...

Paul Frick

you drive into the country?
Pink Floyd - Saint Tropez

Kevin Saunderson

favorite sports team?

Detroit Pistons. That’s the baseketball team. They ...

Theo Parrish

you feel like 1982?
Man Parrish - Boogie Down Bronx

Jill Jones

you make love?
Radiohead - Go Slowly

Treefight For Sunlight

first record you bought
Blur - You’re So Great

Prince Language

you destroy a hotel room?
The Saints - I'm Stranded

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite bands you know personally

Fort Lauderdale / The Squire of Somerton / The Black ...

Ben Watt

the song to be played at your funeral

I don’t really mind. I won’t ...

Final Fantasy

you cook?
The Boredoms - Pop Tatari

Gary Numan

your party anthem
Rammstein - Sonne

Bomb The Bass

the song to be played at your funeral

Still working on that one!

Alva Noto

you need to get work done?
Public Image Ltd. - Rules And Regulations

Jakob der Lügner

you prepare for an important date?
Kid Frost - La Raza

Linda Lewis

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Here There And Everywhere

The Morning Benders

first record you remember
James Taylor - Sweet Baby James

Sam Amidon

5 favorite places in Vermont

the Northeast Kingdom / the Bread and Puppet Museum ...

The Golden Filter

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Air - Playground Love

DJ Mehdi

you are love sick?
Bob Dylan - It Ain't Me, Babe; Bob Dylan - Don't Think ...

Angel Deradoorian

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Georg Levin

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Defunkt - In The Good Times (Live)

Ost & Kjex

you camp in the desert?
Animal Collective - Moo Rah Rah Rain

Renegade Soundwave

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

The Rayographs

a record you fell in love to

A: Songs on compilations tapes. To say which ...

Matmos

you play ping-pong?
Stereolab - Flourescences

Kathryn Williams

the song to be played at your funeral
The Velvet Underground - I'm Set Free

Bettye Lavette

first record you remember
Art Gentry - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Bloc Party

you fall asleep?
Radiohead - The Tourist

Leon Ware

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

DJ Vadim

you wake up?
Max Romeo - Melt Away

First Aid Kit

you ride a bicycle?
Bright Eyes - Reinvent The Wheel

The Ones

a song that reminds your friends of you
Size Queen - Paul's Groove

Cosmin TRG

take these three CDs/records with you:
Basic Channel - Lyot Remix

Polly Scattergood

get these three pets:

a monkey / a hedgehog / a butterfly

Birdy Nam Nam

you eat a cucumber?

I hate cucumbers.

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

New Young Pony Club

you cook?
Ella Fitzgerald

Belle & Sebastian

your boozed up anthem
Bill Wyman - (Si Si) Je Suis Un Rock Star

Lo Fat Orchestra

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

Jay Jay Johanson

you are love sick?
Nick Drake - Pink Moon

Little Jackie

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Radiohead - Karma Police

Chrome Hoof

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

Soul Clap

your ultimate heartbreak song
Funkadelic - Baby I Owe You Something Good

Tom Vek

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Sit Down, Stand Up

Papst & Abstinenzler

you feel like 1982?
ABC - The Look Of Love

Luca C & Brigante

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

Neon Heights

you destroy a hotel room?
KRS-One - Sound Of Da Police

My Bee's Garden

first record you remember
Erik Satie - Gymnopédies

Gary Lucas

a record you fell in love to
Richard & Linda Thompson - Wall Of Death

Sondre Lerche

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Phoenix - Too Young

Wooden Shjips

you meet your parents?
Creme Soda - (I'm) Chewin' Gum

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Sufjan Stevens

Manuel Tur

perfect anthem for Essen
Bat For Lashes - The Big Sleep

Plum

what should one eat when in the city?

A picnic on Carlton Hill - has the best ...

Morgan Geist

you walk in the rain?

The rain.

Stratus

first record you bought
Art Of Noise - Beat Box

Brasstronaut

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

Grizzly Bear

you ride a bicycle?
Panda Bear - Carrots

Faust

you sit in the subway?

Ich fahre nicht U-Bahn, es ist einfach zu ...

Gnod

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yer Blues

Dollboy

the song to be played at your funeral
Ennio Morricone - A Fistful Of Dollars

John Daly

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

restaurants / tobacco shops / summer in the city

Wall-E

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters

Howe Gelb

take these three games along:

Texas Hold Em / Tahoe Hold Em / Omaha

Alexandra Hope

you need to get work done?
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

The Hidden Cameras

perfect anthem for Berlin
D.A.F. - Kebabträume

Fiona Daniel

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Lenny Kravitz - Fly Away

The Loose Salute

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

Broken Social Scene

learn these three songs by heart:
Jamie Cullum - Well You Needn’t

Colder

No. 9
Jandek - European Jewel

!!!

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Look Back In Anger

Adonis

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Rocko Schamoni

best movie that takes place in the city?

Fatih Akin Filme.

Tiago

you sit in the subway?
Excepter - Teleportation

Mugwump

you come home from the club?
Pluto - Pluto's Retreat

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite records
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Stars Of The Lid - And Their Refinement Of The Decline

Mechanical Bride

you make love?
Television - Friction

Dominique Leone

learn these three songs by heart:
Varttina - Mataleena

The Phantom Band

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - Return To Sender

Architecture In Helsinki

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

Mugison

5 favorite English words

dream / imagine / darkness / buddy / love

Chelonis R. Jones

you cook?
Can

Chris & Cosey

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Glass Candy

take these three DVDs along:

«The Fearless Vampire Killers» by Roman Polanski / Gilligan ...

Peter Broderick

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Amidon - All Is Well

Art Brut

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
OMC - How Bizarre

Erol Alkan

you are in a depressive mood?
Leonard Cohen - Songs Of Love And Hate

Ian Hart

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

Morton Valence

you sit in a plane?
Big Bopper

The Late Greats

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Alice Cooper - School's Out

Wally Badarou

a record you fell in love to
Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Concerto in D Major

Chromatics

best video clip you ever saw
a-ha - Take On Me

James Pants

most valuable record you own

I don't have any valuable records.

Daniel Wang

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Ordinary Fool

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds your friends of you
Lil' Louis - French Kiss

N.A.S.A.

record you were looking for the longest
Lula Côrtes & Zé Ramalho - Paêbirú

Seelenluft

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Cortney Tidwell

No. 8
Johnny Cash - Live At Folsom Prison

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your boozed up anthem

Sobald ich auflege eigentlich jede Platte.

The Fray

best record store?

Twist & Shout – they are on Colfax Avenue. And ...

Horace Andy

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

DJ Nu-Mark

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wings - Let 'Em In

The Bees

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

The Emperor Machine

you are in a depressive mood?
Donald Fagen - New Frontier

Devendra Banhart

you wash your hair?
Pere Ubu - The Modern Dance

Yacht

No. 6
The Vandals - Fear Of A Punk Planet

Lotte Kestner

the perfect anthem for Seattle

Something by Pearl Jam. Eddie has a sweet ...

Gossip

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Lindstrom & Solale - Let's Practise

Boom Bip

you are love sick?
Chet Baker - I've Never Been In Love Before

Marius Circus

you run naked through a cornfield?
Arthur Russell - In The Light Of The Miracle

Telepopmusik

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

Molly Wagger

you jog?
Medeski Martin & Wood - Let’s Go Everywhere

Defend Moscow

your liberation anthem
Rage Against The Machine - Killing In The Name

Dennis Kane

your boozed up anthem
EPMD

Stephan Remmler

first record you bought
Elvis Presley - 50'000'000 Elvis Fans Can't Be Wrong

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

best concert you ever attended
Corrupted

Invisible Conga People

you drive a car late at night?
The Jacks - Tokei O Tomete

Ilija Rudman

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Fame

Nicole Willis

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

Windsurf

you go to a club?
Broker/Dealer - Afterhours

When Saints Go Machine

you jog?
Nisennenmondai - Appointment

Gemma Ray

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Gary Glitter - Hello! Hello! I'm Back Again

Erik Truffaz

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Volta

Glimpse

you jog?
Glimpse - Runner

Kool & The Gang

you are on a football field?

The echo of the pre game and after ...

Bill Adler

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Coltrane - Alabama

James Holden

a song that reminds you of school

We had a tape of the Paul Oakenfoald ...

Senor Coconut

you cook?
Enrico Caruso

Heavy

you fall asleep?
Quincy Jones - Tell Me A Bedtime Story

Todd Terje

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

Lucky Luke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

Seether

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sevendust - Denial

Alela Diane

first record you remember
Patsy Cline - Walking After Midnight

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Dan Michaelson

a record you fell in love to

I felt too confused to listen to music.

VV Brown

you fall asleep?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Love Theme II

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite TV shows

«Riki Lake» / «The Price is Right» (the Bob ...

Ed Harcourt

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite human inventions

Schlummertaste / Gaspedal / Vibrationsalarm / Internet / Sonnenbrille

Mark E.

you meet your parents?

Smooth FM. They Love it, I love it.

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you are love sick?
Dinosaur Jr. - Going Home

Eagles Of Death Metal

you wash your hair?

Once every three days that is. Because it ...

Caribou

first record you remember
Dave Mattacks

Cornelius

you play a game of chess?
Television Personalities - Games For Boys

Beautiful Swimmers

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

ESG

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Controversy

Suzanne Vega

best video clip you ever saw
The Killers - Mr. Brightside

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

El-P

you run from the cops?
Ghostface - Run

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Monks - I Hate You

Kalabrese

first record you remember
The Doors

Tony Carrasco

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

Joan As Police Woman

you come home from the club?
Blur - Caravan

Mr Scruff

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

Marissa Nadler

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The theme song to Jeopardy

The Project Club

you are on the tour bus?
LCD Soundsystem - All My Friends

Jazzanova

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Nick Drake

Coyote

you come home from the club?

Timm Sure: Depends how refreshed...

Bill Brewster

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Ora Cogan

you feel like 1982?

I was born in 1982! No song. No ...

Gilles Peterson

you prepare for an important date?
Marva Whitney - This Girl's In Love With You

Michael Mayer

your ultimate heartbreak song
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite books

Chuck Palahniuk: «Survivor» / Bret Easton Ellis: «Glamorama» / Hunter ...

Apiento

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

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

CALLmeKAT

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

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

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you go to a club?
Sparklehorse - Painbirds

Anja Schneider

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

Mooner

No. 6
Conrad Schnitzler - CON

Max Romeo

first record you remember
Bobby Day - Rockin' Robin

James Murphy

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Heidi Happy

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

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Holger Czukay

you prepare for an important date?

Nur Terror-Nachrichten.

Caron Wheeler

first record you remember
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

M.A.N.D.Y.

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

The Invisible

you sit in a plane?
Finn Peters - Atlas

Jackpot

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

Gravenhurst

you walk through a dark forest?
Whitehouse

Woodpigeon

5 favorite TV shows

«30 Rock» / «Arrested Development» / «Project Runway» / «The Real ...

Annie

you sit in a plane?
The Ramones - The KKK Took My Baby Away

Monday Michiru

perfect anthem for New York

Hard to think of one.

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite books

Joan Brady: «Theory Of War» / Louis de Bernieres ...

Kathy Zimmer

a song that reminds your friends of you
Meat Loaf - I Would Do Anything For Love (But I Won't D...

Quiet Village

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

Ricardo Villalobos

your ultimate heartbreak song
Depeche Mode - Somebody

Kaos

first record you bought
Roxanne Shante

Joakim

you run from the cops?
N.W.A. - Appetite 4 Destruction

Circlesquare

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Casual

a song that reminds you of school
X-Clan - Tribal Jam

John Klemmer

you paint your apartment?

I hire people to paint etc. So I ...

Ronny & Renzo

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Christian Zysset - Acid

Kinky

5 favorite cities

Mexico City / New York / London / Los Angeles / Buenos ...

Rumer

a song that reminds your friends of you
Judy Garland - Over The Rainbow

Hacienda

the song to be played at your funeral
Kreisler - Liebesleid

Our Broken Garden

you stay in bed?
Cocteau Twins

Olafur Arnalds

best video clip you ever saw
Goldfrapp - Happiness

We Are Wolves

take these three tools with you:

Rock / Paper / Scissors

Prefuse 73

you take a bubble bath?
Nina Simone

Chikinki

the song to be played at your funeral
The KLF - Justified And Ancient

Nocturnes

first record you bought
Nirvana - In Utero

Kasper Bjorke

your party anthem
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:

All the jazz soundtracks I own

Brothers Of End

you are in the sauna?
22-Pistepirkko - Birdy

Heidi

you sit in the subway?
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle

Charlotte Hatherley

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Van She

5 favorite numbers

3 / 5 / 8 / 13 / 21

Good Shoes

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Regina Spektor - Soviet Kitsch

Ilya Santana

you run naked through a cornfield?
Popcorn

Rebelski

you are on a football field?
Underworld - Born Slippy

Morningwood

you wake up?
Sparklehorse - Gold Day

Trentemoller

you drive a car late at night?
Angelo Badalamenti - Fire Walk With Me

Minotaur Shock

you run naked through a cornfield?
NEU! - Hallogallo

James Yorkston

a record you fell in love to
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Paperclip People - Clear And Present

Ralphi Rosario

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Beppe Loda

you sit in a plane?
Voyage - Let's Fly Away

Mark Archer

a song to seduce you

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

Al Kent

a song that reminds your friends of you
Sam Dees - Lonely For You Baby

Bush Tetras

your ultimate heartbreak song
Neil Young - Pushed It Over The End

White Denim

the song to be played at your funeral
Sly & The Family Stone - Que Sera, Sera

Memory Band

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Claude Debussy - Nuages

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Simone White

your liberation anthem
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Defari

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

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal victories

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

The Chap

5 favorite human inventions

TCP/IP / toilet roll / cake / cinema / beer

The Diaphanoids

you run from the cops?
The Clash

Penguin Prison

first record you bought
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Into The Great Wide Ope...

Alan Oldham

No. 10
Not really influences, but I like:

DJ Kent

you take a bubble bath?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?

Tindersticks

a song you would send over the ocean
Karel Gott

Mavis Staples

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

The Jackets

best Beatles song
«Helter Skelter»

Al McKay

you go to a club?
Beyoncé

The Bangles

you work in the garden?
Simon & Garfunkel - Bookends

Fingerpicked

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

Justus Köhncke

a record you fell in love to
Workshop - Talent

John Foxx

you wake up?

A Birdsong. I have several recordings of birdsongs ...

Barbara Carlotti

you are love sick?
Lhasa de Sela - Rising

Swahili Blonde

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Marcels - Best Of

Sharon van Etten

you meet your parents?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds you of school
Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over

A Mountain Of One

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

Richard Hawley

5 favorite human inventions

guitar / record player / studios / beer / ciggies

Comanechi

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
The Coachwhips - Bangers vs. Fuckers

Brian Jackson

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

Vetiver

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere

Still Going

best concert you ever attended
Bauhaus

Nils Frahm

you go to a club?
Arthur Russell - Arm Around You

Lhasa

a song to seduce you
Al Green - Here I Am

Hot Chip

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Joe: Yeah, that really disturbs my neighbors for ...

Zambri

you go fishing?
Nina Simone - Blackbird

Bob Power

you go to a club?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Greatest Hits

The Earlies

the song to be played at your funeral
Danzig - Tired Of Being Alive

Soft Rocks

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Soft Rocks

Young Knives

take these three books along:

William Cody: «The Life of Buffalo Bill» / Dee ...

Yuck

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Hot Snakes - Braintrust

AM

No. 5
Marcos Valle - Previsao Do Tempo

The Revenge

a song you would use as a ring-tone
AC/DC - Back In Black (string-a-pella)

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite TV shows

Grey’s Anatomy / House / Sex And The City ...

Magic Mike

first record you remember
The Jackson 5 - ABC

Turzi

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Aerodynamik

Jesh


Top 10 albums of all time

Gwyneth Herbert

you prepare for an important date?
Wayne Country & The Electric Chairs - (If You Don't Wan...

Mouse On Mars

perfect anthem for Cologne
Schlammpeitziger - Prä-digitaler Volksstuhlhänger

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite band hailing from the city?

Mooses On Acid

Ada

learn these three songs by heart:
The Police - Message In A Bottle

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Edmonton
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Doe Paoro

your party anthem
Robyn – Body Talk

Kool Keith

you prepare for an important date?
Kool Keith - Prepare (When I Come With No Underwear)

Bosque Brown

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Chad And Jeremy - A Summer Song

Oyvind Morken

your boozed up anthem
4 øl og en pizza

Vashti Bunyan

take these three games along:

cards for Solitaire / Gameboy (see above for how ...

Yoav

perfect song to end a party with
The Knife - Pass This On

Dillon

you jog?

Ich jogge nicht!

Coldplay

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

Tha 4orce

you meet your parents?
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Parents Just Don't U...

Andreya Triana

your party anthem
Missy Elliot - Get Ur Freak On

Sibrydion

a record you fell in love to
The Jesus And Mary Chain - April Skies

Shitdisco

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

Metronomy

a song that reminds you of school
Green Day

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite records
Can - Ege Bamyasi

Scout Niblett

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Peter Kruder

you prepare for an important date?
The Police - Bring On The Night

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you go to a club?
Trans Am - Party Station

Baikonour

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - The Head On The Door

Osborne

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Madonna - Borderline

Rich Medina

you prepare for an important date?

I’m common law married, so I don ...

C. Gibbs

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

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite clothes

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

A Touch Of Class

you walk the cat walk?
ATOC - Start It Up

Miss Platnum

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Die nerven mich immer mit ihrem Reggae-Sound. Daher ...

Peanut Butter Wolf

your boozed up anthem
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes

Zohra

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Aphex Twin - Come To Daddy

Division Of Laura Lee

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - You Sure Love To Ball

Kid Koala

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

Barn Owl

you meet your parents?
Cumbia es en mi terra

Interpol

you are love sick?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Marit Bergman

favorite place to shag?

That’s for me to know etcetera.

Munk

you make love?
Aram Khachaturian - Säbeltanz

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
Yo La Tengo - Elctr-O-Pura

Midlake

first record you remember
Taco - Puttin On The Ritz

Alter Ego

first record you bought
Sailor - Girls, Girls, Girls

Fabrizio Mammarella

a record you fell in love to
Arthur Russell - You And Me Both

Lopazz

you sit in the subway?

Oh, in der U-Bahn lausche ich den Ger ...

Leroy Burgess

your ultimate heartbreak song
Thomas Dolby - Budapest By Blimp

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
UBQ Project - When I Fell In Love (Charles Webster Remi...

Pastor

you come home from the club?
Jimi Hendrix - Fire

Future Beat Alliance

your liberation anthem
Laurent X - Machines

Dego

you wake up?
Underground Resistance - The Final Frontier

Funkmasters

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lee Roy Parnell - The Rock

Bing Ji Ling

the song to be played at your funeral
Johnny Mathis - Life Is A Song Worth Singing

Hannah Cohen

a record you fell in love to
Talk Talk

Million Stylez

what should one eat when in the city?

Indian food 

Azari & III

you drive a car late at night?
Snoop Dogg

Mystery Jets

you sit in the subway?
John Adams

Chromeo

No. 10
Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen

My Morning Jacket

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

Johnossi

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

J: I kissed my girl good-bye at the ...

Bill Callahan

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Round Table Knights

you sit in the subway?
Crookers - Knobbers EP

Camille

you feel like 1982?
Dead Kennedys - Too Drunk To Fuck

Parlour

a song that reminds your friends of you
Harry Nilsson - Jump Into The Fire

Audie Darling

which song fits the city the best?
Patsy Cline - Tennessee Waltz

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things that make you sexy

I dunno... aftershave, beers?

Alexander Robotnick

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Hugh Herrera

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

Blow Monkeys

a record you fell in love to
Laughing Clowns - Theme From Mad Flies, Mad Flies

Kelli Ali

you run from the cops?
The Stooges - Search And Destroy

Ingrid Olava

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

The same best job as anywhere else in ...

Boozoo Bajou

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Uncle Tupelo - Satan Your Kingdom Must Come Down

Bit-tuner

get these three pets:

Jagdhund (wieso ist ja klar) / Hühner (f ...

Frank Black

invite these three persons for a weekend:

John Waters (Mr. Francis pointed out that he ...

Wooden Birds

best soundtrack ever
Pink Floyd - Obscured By Clouds

Dinky

5 favorite records
Chica And The Folder - Under The Balcony

Apache Beat

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

These New Puritans

you go fishing?

I haven’t been fishing for a long ...

Duke Special

a song that reminds you of school
Dead Or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)

Ashley Beedle

you relax on a beach?
Donald Byrd - Places And Spaces

José James

you sit by the river?
Louis Armstrong with Ella Fitzgerald - Dream A Little A...

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite movies

Blade Runner / Logan’s Run / Midnight Cowboy / The ...

DJ Cherrystones

you prepare for an important date?
Glenn Branca - Lesson No 1

Jesse Lenat

you drive a car late at night?
Nick Drake - Black Eyed Dog

Dollskabeat

you need to get work done?
Act - Ping Pong

Riccio

your sunday morning song
Leon Ware - Why Be Alone

Tim Mälzer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sam Brown - Stop

Aaron Wright

best concert you ever attended
John Prine

Orishas

you watch girls go by?
Marc Anthony - Valio La Pena

Padded Cell

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

Ame

you drive a car late at night?
Prefab Sprout - Steve McQueen

Chateau Flight

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Snap! - The Power

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Nick Cave - O’Malley’s Bar

Thievery Corporation

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

Afrika Bambaataa

record you were looking for the longest
The Soundtrack of «Casino Royale»

Kinski

first record you bought
Cheap Trick - Live at Budokan

Michael Reinboth

you camp in the desert?
Can

Horse Meat Disco

start to learn these three things:

Arabic, Semiotics and Surgery!

Natalie Tusia Beridze

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

I kissed the last time in the airport ...

Kissey Asplund

you are love sick?
The Roots - Silent Treatment

Efterklang

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

Franz Nicolay

record you were looking for the longest
Jagwa Music cassettes

Nedry

record you were looking for the longest
Ceschi - They Hate Francisco False

Fol Chen

you sit in a plane?
Laurie Anderson - From The Air

Cajun Dance Party

first record you bought
Blink 182 - Take Off Your Pants And Jacket

Thieves Like Us

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Durutti Column - Another Setting

Telephones

you feel like 1982?
Arild Nyquist & Terje Wiik - Rulleskoyter

DJ Hell

you ride a bicycle?
Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

Odawas

a record you fell in love to
Marmoset - Record In Red

Datarock

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

Dwele

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

J Rawls

5 favorite instruments

rhodes / vibes / drums / sax / trombone

Bebel Gilberto

you paint your apartment?
Amy Winehouse - Love Is A Losing Game

Lovefingers

a song that reminds you of school
Silver Apples - Silver Apples

Jacques Renault

No. 8
Brian Eno - St Elmo’s Fire

Marcus Bonfanti

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

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Drugstore

you camp in the desert?

Only in dream-sequence, then Capt Jack Sparrow bizarrely ...

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
The Beach Boys

Anna Kashfi

perfect anthem for Manchester
David Bowie - Suffragette City

Woolfy

first record you remember
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Jacob Golden

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Subterranean Homesick Blues

Karl Culley

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - Wild Horses

Psychic Ills

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tony Allen - OLÉ (Moritz von Oswald Remix)

Simple Kid

you prepare for an important date?
Metallica - Battery

Chris Carrier

5 favorite remixes
Manik - Aftermath Class (Rick Wade Detroit Chiller Remi...

Saint Etienne

you sit in the subway?
Girls Aloud - The Show

Emma Tricca

you prepare a candle light dinner?
John Stammers - Baby Dea

Oneida

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

The last time I was in a spooky ...

Studio

you make love?
Spiritualized - Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In...

Andy Gill

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

No Age

you drive a car late at night?
Napalm Death - Multinational Corporations

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jaheim - Fabulous

Fan Death

your liberation anthem
Ministry - (Everyday Is) Halloween

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Junior Boys

your ultimate heartbreak song
Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom

Mirror Mirror

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Prodigy - Firestarter

Tiga

the song to be played at your funeral
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tracks Of My Tears

Kid Loco

you are in a depressive mood?
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Just Don't Know What...

Headless Heroes

you come home from the club?
The Velvet Underground - After Hours

Editors

you go to a club?
Bloc Party - Banquet

Kon & Amir

you relax on a beach?
Bob Marley - Jammin’

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Travis

you need to get work done?

Nothing. Can’t listen to anything when I ...

Marc Romboy

you come home from the club?

Nichts! Silence! Silencio! Ruhe!

Matthew Herbert

get these three pets:

a blue whale / a killer whale / a humpback ...

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cities

New York City / San Francisco / Vancouver / Austin / Nashville

Cosmo

5 favorite things that make you sexy

DJ-ing / Frost French skinny jeans / Jean Paul Gaultier ...

Leo Zero

best soundtrack ever
The Life Aquatic

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Constance Amiot

your boozed up anthem
Bob Dylan - Rainy Day Women

Sebastien Tellier

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Back In The USSR

The Miserable Rich

you destroy a hotel room?
Beethoven - 5th Symphony

Meret Becker

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Alex Smoke

you run naked through a cornfield?

I think I’d prefer a reverential silence.

Emmy The Great

your favorite sing-a-long tune
The Beach Boys - Don’t Worry Baby

Hatcham Social

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

Ewan Pearson

your party anthem
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Bottin

you take a bubble bath?
Ma.Gi.C. - Shampoo

Sandro Perri

you stay in bed?
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information

Beverley Knight

you come home from the club?
Sam Cooke

Glen Johnson

best concert you ever attended
Dead Can Dance

Daddy-O

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Hezekiah Walker - Jesus Is My Help

Whitehouse

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beatles - Yesterday

Robin Saville

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Scritti Politti - Faithless

Empire Of The Sun

you rob a bank?
Rage Against The Machine - Bullet In The Head

Mungolian Jetset

record you were looking for the longest

Still have not found those...

DJ Touché

No. 6

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

Whirlwind Heat

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

Lloyd Cole

a record you fell in love to
Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite human inventions

shoes / bridges / cranes / drums / trains

Rod Thomas

the song to be played at your funeral
Richard Swift - Looking Back, I Should Have Been Home M...

Wordsworth

a song that reminds you of school
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two

George Duke

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

Erobique

you cook?

Ich singe meistens: «Wir haben Hunger, Hunger, Hunger...»

Richard Norris

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Motörhead - Motörhead

Steve Mason

best concert you ever attended
The Stone Roses

Headman

first record you bought
Kiss - Animalize

Trans Am

you sit in the subway?

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

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite street?

Kristianstadsgatan. Because it leads you to «Debaser», to ...

Everything Everything

the song to be played at your funeral
TV On The Radio - Family Tree

Brennan Green

you come home from the club?

No music, because chances are, the DJ was ...

Holy Ghost!

you take a bubble bath?
Ernie from Sesame Street - Rubber Ducky

Max Essa

you feel like 1982?
Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

The Shortwave Set

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Borderline

Tanya Stephens

you need to get work done?
Smokey Robinson

Nick Chacona

a song that reminds your friends of you
Nick Chacona - Band Practice

Lexx

you make love?
Leon Ware - Musical Massage

Shine 2009

you make love?
Odyssey - Who

Wolfmother

you drive a car late at night?
Deep Purple - Black Night

Race Horses

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you wake up?
Haruko Nara - 93 Degrees

Julia Franck

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

meine Freunde / die potentielle Möglichkeit ins Kino ...

The Good Natured

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

I don’t live in a city, I ...

Tal Weiss

your guilty pleasure song
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

Smudo

you ride a bicycle?

Welches Fahrrad ? Es wurde mir leider geklaut.

Black Devil Disco Club

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Gladiators - Stick A Bush

Charles Webster

a song you wish you'd written yourself
My Favorite Things

Malachai

you wake up?
The Beatles - Twist And Shout

Zwicker

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Tom Waits - King Kong

Melanie C

5 favorite magazines

Vogue / Elle / Elle Decoration / In Style / Zest

Syd Matters

you prepare for an important date?
Midlake - He Tried To Escape

Large Professor

No. 6
The Masterdon Committee - Funk Box Party

Candi Staton

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

Pink Skull

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

Unconventional Science

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Most anything coming out of Orlando.

Electric 6

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Black Wing
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Issue 6

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

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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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the song to be played at your funeral
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Doe Paoro

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

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Valery Gore

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Greg Foat Group - Time Piece 1 (Harpsichord Bugalu)

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Sarah Jaffe

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

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