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Thieves Like Us

are two Swedes (Pontus and Björn) and one Yankee (Andy) that have met accidentaly at Mauerpark, Berlin in 2002. When they decided to form a band they soon got signed by French label Kitsune. After a stint in New York they now settled in Paris.

Which song do you listen to when...
you feel like 1982?

It's always 1982 in my head.

you come home from the club?
Steven Halpern & Dallas Smith - Threshhold
you relax on a beach?

I don’t go to the beach.

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Classical Radio.

you go to a club?

I hang out in the smoking area away from the music.

you prepare for an important date?

I don’t go on dates.

you drive a car late at night?
Delia Gonzalez & Gavin Russom - Relevee
you are love sick?

I’m always love sick. So whatever is on in the background or foreground.

you make love?

Classical Radio.

you sit in a plane?

I don’t have an iPod.

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I don’t have an iPod.

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod.

you wake up?
Popol Vuh - Aguirre, The Wrath Of God
a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - Disintegration
best Beatles song
The Beatles - And Your Bird Can Sing
best concert you ever attended
Spiritualized

In 1997.

a record you fell in love to
The Who - The Who Sell Out
first record you remember
Sugarhill Gang - Rapper's Delight
the song to be played at your funeral
T. Rex - Life’s A Gas
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Durutti Column - Another Setting
your ultimate heartbreak song
Ride - OX4
your party anthem
Le Dust Sucker - Mandate My Ass
first record you bought
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
a song that reminds your friends of you

Ask them... Probably Thieves Like Us songs.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
Questions answered by: Andy Grier

Swahili Blonde

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Time - Jungle Love

Belle & Sebastian

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Charlotte Hatherley

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

Natalie Tusia Beridze

your sunday morning song
Telefon Tel Aviv - The Birds

Seelenluft

a song that inspires you
Johnny Cash - Solitary Man

Nicole Willis

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Van Morrison

The Revenge

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Most Happy Hardcore records will do it.

Shakespeares Sister

you come home from the club?
Dusty Springfield - Spooky

Yacht

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

Bottin

No. 7

Venice Marco Polo VCE. How predictable of me ...

Sharon van Etten

your boozed up anthem
Journey - Separate Ways

Kon & Amir

you relax on a beach?
Bob Marley - Jammin’

The Diaphanoids

you are love sick?
Tom Waits

Art Brut

your boozed up anthem
«You Give A Little Love» from the Bugsy Malone Soundtra...

Lisbee Stainton

first record you bought
B*Witched

Chris & Cosey

a song that reminds you of school
The Monkees - I'm A Believer

David Rodigan

No. 1
Delroy Wilson - Dancing Mood

Dollskabeat

you make love?
Jeru The Damaja - Da Bitches

David Holmes

you wake up?
Serge Gainsbourg

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Yes It Is

Kelli Ali

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

DJ Kent

you run from the cops?
N.W.A.

The Phantom Band

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - Return To Sender

Moving Units

you relax on a beach?

Foam bubbles.

Magic Arm

you sit in a plane?
Grandaddy - So You'll Aim Toward The Sky

Bebel Gilberto

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - Sun Is Shining

Peter Kruder

you run from the cops?
N.W.A - Fuck Tha Plolice

Jesh


Top 10 albums of all time

Hacienda

your boozed up anthem
The Rolling Stones - Jumpin' Jack Flash

Good Shoes

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

Sven Väth

the song to be played at your funeral

Hm...überleg ich mir noch...

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite personal victories

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

Dollboy

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

Horse Meat Disco

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

Stratus

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

Micah P. Hinson

best concert you ever attended
Eric Bachmann

Ed Harcourt

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

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Ravi Shankar

Neon Heights

you run from the cops?
Roy Budd - Theme From Get Carter

The Battle Of Land And Sea

your sunday morning song
Blonde Redhead - Magic Mountain

Melanie C

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Akon - Lonely

John Klemmer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Claude Debussy

DJ Nature

your guilty pleasure song
Kenny Rogers - Ruby

Cypress Hill

your party anthem
N.O.R.E. - Superthug

Marit Bergman


Stockholm

I moved from Stockholm to New York ...

Syd Matters

you ride a bicycle?
Roxy Music - Would You Believe?

Pyrolator

you go to a club?
Trentemoller - Serenetti Part 2

Franz Nicolay

you are love sick?
Lorraine Ellison - Stay With Me

James Yorkston

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Lord, almost anything current and popular. Autotune.

Miss Platnum

you remember the good old days?
Whitney Houston

Lexx

perfect anthem for Zurich

Is in the making...

Ashley Beedle

you go to a club?
Mikey Dread - Jungle Signal

Chateau Flight

your liberation anthem
Public Enemy - Fight The Power

Beverley Knight

you make love?
Prince - If I Was Your Girlfriend

Junior Boys

best concert you ever attended
Neil Young & Crazy Horse

Caribou

perfect anthem for London
Zed Bias - Neighbourhood

Trentemoller

you go to a club?
Trentemoller

Ray Mang

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

Datarock

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

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
The Black Crowes

Tony Carrasco

a song to seduce you
Love Unlimited - Move Me No Mountain

Rainer Trüby

you are love sick?
Gladys Knight & The Pips - Taste Of Bitter Love

Ora Cogan

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Stupid Girl

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

The Miserable Rich

you go fishing?
Tuna Tuner - We Don’t Need Another Herring

The Fray

favorite club?

We’re not clubbers. If we go out ...

Monday Michiru

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Joyce

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

your ultimate heartbreak song
Henryk Górecki - Symphony # 3

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Tridact

you take a bubble bath?
Pharoah Sanders - Colors

!!!

you sit in a plane?
David Bowie - Heroes

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal victories

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you prepare for an important date?
Mediengruppe Telekommander - Kommanda

The Earlies

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

Whitehouse

the song to be played at your funeral

I’d prefer to disappear without trace than ...

Dan Michaelson

best soundtrack ever
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Al Kent

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Staple Singers - Trippin' On Your Love

DJ Hell

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Roland Appel - Secrets

Spinto Band

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Ruede Hagelstein

you are love sick?
Björk - All Is Full Of Love

Ian Pooley

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Theo Parrish

you are love sick?
Gang Starr - Ex Girl To Next Girl

C. Gibbs

a record you fell in love to
Tom Waits - Coney Island Baby

Rocko Schamoni

where was your first flat?

Kampstrasse 6. Hab ich seit 1986. Hab ich ...

The Project Club

you are on a football field?
Neu! - Für Immer

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Chrome - Half Machine Lip Moves

Constance Amiot

perfect anthem for Paris
Serge Gainsbourg - Le Poinçonneur des Lilas

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite personal belongings

navy blue and white-striped T-shirt / jukebox / White Stripes ...

Kasper Bjorke

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Model

When Saints Go Machine

you wake up?
Broadcast - Ominous Cloud

Mouse On Mars

start to learn these three things:

Geduld / Surfen / Sandkuchen backen

Justine D

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ministry - The Mind Is A Terrible Thing To Taste

N.A.S.A.

you go to a club?
Rick James - Super Freak

Kid Koala

you drive a car late at night?
Kid Koala - Fender Bender

Duke Special

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

Audie Darling


Nashville

The Emperor Machine

you walk in the rain?
23 Skidoo - Last Words

Mr Scruff

you jog?
The Pharcyde - Runnin

Molly Wagger

you pretend to be married?
Stevie Wonder - I Believe (When I Fall In Love With You...

Paul Frick

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

Pacifika

5 favorite human inventions

the bicycle / the drum / the guitar / the microphone ...

Broken Social Scene

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you prepare for an important date?

M: Sorry, I don't have real important ...

Gilles Peterson

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

Sóley

first record you bought
Jagúar - Get Fhe Funk Out

José James

you sit in the subway?
J Dilla

Our Broken Garden

you are love sick?
Munck//Johnson - Here Comes You

King Britt

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

Ronny & Renzo

you are angry?
Skinny Puppy - The Choke

Gary Lucas

the song to be played at your funeral
The J.B.'s - Doin' It To Death Part One And Two

Future Beat Alliance

the song to be played at your funeral
Queens Of The Stone Age - No One Knows

Panico

No. 8
Café Tacuba - Re

Justus Köhncke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Höhner - Die Karawane Zieht Weiter

Million Stylez

which song fits the city the best?

«Give Me The Strength» (from my own album ...

Nicky Siano

a record you fell in love to
The Spinners - I'll Be Around

Joan As Police Woman

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bad Brains - Banned In D.C.

Headless Heroes

you fall asleep?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

Bomb The Bass

first record you remember
The Wombles Theme song

Chris Carrier

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

Richard Hawley

you start a riot?
Gene Vincent

Wall-E

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

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Buck Owens - I've Got A Tiger By The Tail

Like A Stuntman

you wake up?
Dangerdoom - Old School

Mirror Mirror

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly - Rave On

Cosmo Vitelli

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kim Fowley - The Trip

James Holden

your boozed up anthem
Queen - We Are The Champions

Motor City Drum Ensemble

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

Sondre Lerche

you relax on a beach?
Steely Dan - Black Cow

Ost & Kjex

you take a bubble bath?
Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place

Kathy Zimmer

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Visions Of Johanna

Irvine Welsh

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

Whirlwind Heat

the song to be played at your funeral
The Carpenters - Leave Yesterday Behind

Morgan Geist

you walk in the rain?

The rain.

Mechanical Bride

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - The Chain

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that reminds your friends of you
Romanthony - The Wanderer

Alexander Robotnick

you fall asleep?
Tangerine Dream - Phaedra

Annie

you are in a depressive mood?
Vangelis

Manuel Tur

your party anthem
Inner City - Big Fun

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite records
Can - Tago Mago

Zohra

5 favorite records
Tiefschwarz - Ghostrack

Kurt Maloo

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

White Hinterland

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Lone Wolf

a song that reminds you of school
Scatman John - Scatman

Sandi Thom

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bernard Herrmann - The Theme From Psycho

Todd Terje

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Double - Woman Of The World

David Morales

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Curtis Mayfield - Pusherman

Devendra Banhart

you take a bubble bath?
CocoRosie - La Maison de Mon Reve (LP)

These New Puritans

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

Andreya Triana

perfect anthem for London
The Invisible - London Girl

Sebastien Tellier

your boozed up anthem
Duran Duran - A View To A Kill

Bloc Party

you drive a car late at night?
Radiohead - The Tourist

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Johannes Brahms

Kalabrese

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Adrian Stern

Skull Defekts

take these three books along:

Nan Goldin: «The Devil’s Playground» / Richard Coleman ...

Justice

5 favorite remixes
The Beatles - We Can Work It Out (Stevie Wonder Cover)

We Are Wolves

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Contemporary / Flash Art / Film Comment

Penguin Prison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
N.O.R.E. - Banned From TV

Heidi Happy

you make love?
Rita Reys - One Less Bell To Answer

Telephones

you ride a bicycle?
David Bowie - Heroes

Empire Of The Sun

you meet your parents?
Ry Cooder - Pig Meat

Renegade Soundwave

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bob Marley & The Wailers - No Woman No Cry

Bill Brewster

you are love sick?
Melba Moore - You Stepped Into My Life

Dennis Kane

first record you remember
Count Basie - Lil' Darlin'

Mooner

No. 9
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Left Handed Dream

KT Tunstall

you walk in the rain?
Billie Holiday - They Can't Take That Away From Me

Padded Cell

you are stoned?
Mulatu Astatke

Howlin' Rain

a song that reminds you of school
Steely Dan - Midnight Cruiser

Blow Monkeys

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

Cosmin TRG

you make love?
E-rotic - Max Don't Have Sex With Your Ex

Soul Clap

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nate Dogg - Nobody Does It Better

Barbara Carlotti

best concert you ever attended
Leonard Cohen

Julia Franck

start to learn these three things:

Geduld / Viehzucht / Ackerbau (wenn es zum Überleben notwendig ...

New Young Pony Club

first record you bought
The Teardrop Explodes - Some Great Reward

Cosmo

5 favorite things that make you sexy

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

Leon Ware

first record you bought
Erroll Garner - Concert By The Sea

Captain Sensible

you prepare for an important date?
The Ramones - Beat On The Brat

Howe Gelb

take these three games along:

Texas Hold Em / Tahoe Hold Em / Omaha

Adonis

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Mavis Staples

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

Matthew Dear

a song that reminds you of school
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out

Fol Chen

you meet your parents?
The Shaggs - Who Are Parents?

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite magazines

Rolling Stone / Venus / Popular Mechanics / National Geographic / Uncut

Alela Diane

a song to seduce you
Townes Van Zandt - I'll Be Here In The Morning

Shawn Lee

a song that reminds your friends of you

You're gonna have to ask my friends ...

Jesse Lenat

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

Jimmy Edgar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
«Lost Highway» Soundtrack

The Bangles

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Metallica - Black Album

Marcus Bonfanti

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jeff Buckley - Lover You Should Have Come Over

Cazals

your boozed up anthem
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Wolf People

your party anthem
Nena - 99 Red Balloons

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

Peanut Butter Wolf

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

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite sayings

One time it through the five hole from ...

Angel Deradoorian

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Chelonis R. Jones

you smuggle diamonds?
Shirley Bassey - Diamonds Are Forever

Gary Numan

your boozed up anthem
Depeche Mode - Higher Love

Marissa Nadler

record you were looking for the longest
Nina Simone - Saga Of Good Life & Hard Times

Studio

a song that reminds your friends of you
Hawkwind - Hurry On Sundown

Lail Arad

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Cesaria Evora - Amor Di Mundo

Kool Keith

you make love?
H-Town - Sex Bowl

Circlesquare

you prepare for an important date?
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

Frank Black

take these three tools with you:

iron skillet. Anything you could ever want to ...

Meret Becker

a song that reminds you of school
Richard Sanderson - Dreams Are My Reality

Tom Vek

you work in the garden?
Feist - Mushaboom

Phenomenal Handclap Band

record you were looking for the longest
João Donato - Quem é Quem

Beautiful Swimmers

you are love sick?
Godley & Creme - Cry

Brennan Green

you drive a car late at night?
Bruce Springsteen - State Trooper

Ada

5 favorite remixes
Stella - Dreams (Thomas Geiger Remix)

Kissey Asplund

you wake up?
Blu & Exile - Dancing In The Rain

Steve Mason

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

Luke Solomon

5 favorite records
Rufus & Chaka Khan - Do You Love What You Feel

Anni Rossi

5 favorite instruments

viola de gamba / recorder / harpsichord / fender jaguar / viola

The Bees

you destroy a hotel room?
James Brown & The Famous Flames - Tell Me That You Love...

Anja Schneider

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Computerwelt

Rod Thomas

perfect anthem for London
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
Lee Dorsey - Ya Ya

Hannah Scott

a song that reminds you of school
Boyzone - Key To My Life

Zwicker

you walk through a dark forest?
Fever Ray - When I Grow Up

White Denim

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

Ame

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

Fanfarlo

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

Minotaur Shock

you take a bubble bath?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

The Soulsavers

you take a bubble bath?
Outkast - The Love Below

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds your friends of you

I gotta ask my friend Olivia who is ...

Ben Watt

you drive a car late at night?
Au Revoir Simone - Through The Backyards

Division Of Laura Lee

you go to a club?
The Go-Go's - We Got The Beat

Daniel Wang

a song that reminds you of school
Duran Duran - Rio

Dennis Bovell

you drive a car late at night?

Classical music.

Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

Al McKay

you go to a club?
Beyoncé

Luca C & Brigante

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

In Flagranti

you relax on a beach?

Whatever local music is happening.

Andy Gill

your boozed up anthem
The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

Brothers Of End

you prepare for an important date?
Althea & Donna - If You Don't Love Jah

Brasstronaut

you go fishing?
Kings Of Convenience - 24-25

Lucky Soul

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Rutles - Ouch

Alexandra Hope

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sian Alice Group - Motionless

Jean-Michel Jarre

record you were looking for the longest
The Spotnicks - La Marche Turque

Alva Noto

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

Holger Czukay

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Anfliegende Raketen.

Toby Tobias

first record you remember
Sky

Luke Haines

5 favorite TV shows

Indoor league / Wheeltappers social / World of Sport / The ...

Magic Mike

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

Cajun Dance Party

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you come home from the club?

A never ending tone in the middle ear ...

Mystery Jets

you fall asleep?
P.J. Harvey - Horses In My Dreams

Social Disco Club

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

Ilija Rudman

first record you remember
Engelbert Humperdinck - Spanish Eyes

Funkmasters

first record you remember
Count Basie - Topsy

Boozoo Bajou

perfect anthem for Nurnberg
Neal Casal - Free To Go

Pink Skull

your party anthem
Inner City - Good Life

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Miles Davis - It’s About That Time

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Unconventional Science

first record you remember
NOFX - Heavy Petting Zoo

First Aid Kit

you come home from the club?
Gram Parsons - I Can't Dance

Gravenhurst

you are love sick?
The Smiths

Tiga

perfect anthem for Montreal
Frankie Knuckles - The Whistle Song

US3

first record you remember
Diana Ross - I'm Still Waiting

Bosque Brown

a record you fell in love to
Yo La Tengo - And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out

Shitdisco

you stay in bed?
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - Hard Life

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

M.A.N.D.Y.

you prepare for an important date?
Bebel Gilberto

Electric 6

you sit in a plane?
Cat Power - The Covers Record

Jonathan Wilson

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

The Shortwave Set

your ultimate heartbreak song
Razorlight - In The Morning

Barn Owl

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

Fabrizio Mammarella

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

Air

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Chicago - If You Leave Me Now

James Pants

your ultimate heartbreak song
Wood, Brass & Steel - Hey, Whats That You Say?

Vetiver

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Don Agrati - Sunny Day

Odawas

best concert you ever attended
Jack Rose

The Chap

5 favorite records
Stereolab - Emperor Tomato Ketchup

Morpheus

you drive a car late at night?
Gina X - Drive My Car

Yellowman

your liberation anthem
Yellowman - Zungguzungguguzungguzeng

Au Revoir Simone

you make love?
Foreigner - I Want To Know What Love Is

Bobbito Garcia

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book (LP)

Daddy-O

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Yanni - Before I Go

Metronomy

best concert you ever attended

Joseph: The first concert I remember going to ...

Simone White

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Cure - Disintegration

Drugstore

you sit by the river?

I do. I live next to the river ...

Erol Alkan

you make love?
Madonna - Live To Tell

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Editors - The Back Room

Marc Romboy

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Max Essa

you come home from the club?
Fleetwood Mac - Brown Eyes

Emma Tricca

a record you fell in love to
Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

Nedry

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Taxman

Nick Chacona

perfect anthem for New York
Chaka Khan - I Know You, I Live You

Final Fantasy

your boozed up anthem

None, I never drink!

Black Angels

you wake up?
Love - Can't Explain

Psychic Ills

you sit in a plane?
Bill Fay - Omega Day

Senor Coconut

you fall asleep?
Haruomi Hosono - Omni Sight Seeing

Lydia Lunch

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Lydia Lunch

Faust

you meet your parents?
Dario Moreno

Wally Badarou

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

Parlour

first record you bought
Fancy - Slice Me Nice

Apiento

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Talking Heads - (Nothing But) Flowers

Michael Mayer

a song that reminds your friends of you
Laid Back - Bakerman

Dinky

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

Ilya Santana

your guilty pleasure song
Modern Talking - Geronimo's Cadillac

Pastor

you make love?
Burzum - Kaimadalthas' Nedstigning

The Morning Benders

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Band - Tears Of Rage

Anna Kashfi

a song that reminds you of school
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Hong Kong Garden

A Mountain Of One

first record you remember
Bay City Rollers - Bye Bye Baby

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Serge Gainsbourg - Boomerang

Chuck D

you wake up?

Any new song.

Lo Fat Orchestra

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

Wooden Birds

record you were looking for the longest
Galaxie 500 - Blue Thunder EP

Ewan Pearson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Cat Power - Where Is My Love?

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite authors

Louis de Dernieres / Joan Brady / Herbert Whone / Greg ...

Max Romeo

you are in a depressive mood?
Whitney Houston - One Moment In Time

Defari

a song that reminds you of school
Steel Pulse - Handsworth Revolution

Bettye Lavette

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
African Suite - African Suite

Travis

you run from the cops?
Primal Scream - Trainspotting

Azari & III

you wake up?
India Arie - Ready For Love

Gemma Ray

5 favorite instruments

28” bass drums / floor toms / any guitar with ...

Holy Ghost!

you destroy a hotel room?

A: Never have.

Doe Paoro

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bon Iver – Skinny Love

Efterklang

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Piano Magic - Writers Without Homes

Defend Moscow

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Keane - Perfect Symmetry

Jay Jay Johanson

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Chet Baker - Farewell San Francisco

Kid Loco

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

Bill Callahan

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

Invisible Conga People

you relax on a beach?
Tsuki No Wa - Hikosen

Yoav

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Tal Weiss

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

AM

No. 10
Van Halen - Fair Warning

Bill Adler

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you make breakfast?

Das Geräusch des Wassererhitzers, die Orangenpresse, der ...

Oneida

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Not on my list of desires.

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a record you fell in love to
Melanie - Some Say (I Got Devil)

Mugison

5 favorite bands you know personally

The Matthew Herbert Big Band is the biggest ...

Living Things

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

Phil Mison

first record you remember
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Trusme

first record you bought
Michael Jackson

Kissogram

you sit in the subway?
Georg Ots - Leningrad

Bodies Of Water

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Long Long Long

Interpol

you go to a club?
Mike Jones - What Ya Know About

Slove

you watch porn?
Vampyros Lesbos Soundtrack

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Metallica - Fade To Black

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Rebelski

you make love?
Brian Eno - The Plateaux Of Mirror

Linda Lewis

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

Peter Broderick

a song that reminds your friends of you

Hmmm, you'd have to ask my friends ...

Soft Rocks

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

Wordsworth

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

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Cortney Tidwell - Don’t Let Stars Keep Us Tangled Up (E...

Nocturnes

your sunday morning song
The Bad Plus - Giant

Baikonour

first record you remember
Dave - Vanina

Jakob der Lügner

you are in the sauna?
Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait

Howling Bells

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want You (She's So Heavy)

Ratatat

first record you bought
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - He's The DJ, I'm The...

Lotte Kestner

record you were looking for the longest
Under Byen - Kyst

Ingrid Olava

favorite band hailing from the city?

Thom Hell, Rockettothesky, In the Country, Susanna, Hanne ...

Lopazz

you relax on a beach?
Sly & Robbie

The Jackets

your ultimate heartbreak song
Janis Joplin - Cry Baby

Camille

you walk in the rain?

«Singing In The Rain» sung by myself.

Brian Jackson

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

Polly Scattergood

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

Seether

you take a bubble bath?
Don Ho - Tiny Bubbles

Jacob Golden

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

Caron Wheeler

you walk in the rain?
Stevie Wonder - Saturn

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your sunday morning song
Tsegué-Maryam Guébrou - The Homeless Wanderer

Mungolian Jetset

a record you fell in love to
Wham! - Fantastic (LP)

Love Inks

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Oh! Darling

Robin Saville

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love

Heavy

you stay in bed?
Björk - Possibly Maybe

Georg Levin

the song to be played at your funeral
Al Jarreau - We Got By

El-P

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Boogie Down Productions - Criminal Minded

Olafur Arnalds

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

The Loose Salute

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Oyvind Morken

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

Kevin Saunderson

favorite building?

The old train station. It’s classical.

Coldplay

your boozed up anthem
Oasis - Rock 'n Roll Star

Emmy The Great

best video clip you ever saw
Beastie Boys - Sabotage

George Duke

best Miles Davis song
Miles Davis - Four And More

Afrika Bambaataa

your party anthem
James Brown - I Feel Good

Ian Hart

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Lloyd Cole

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

Pepe Bradock

you cook?
Davina - So Good

Trevor Jackson

you wake up?
Michael Jackson - Rock With You

Sam Amidon

5 favorite human inventions

cows / sheep / pigs / animals / vegetables

Mark Archer

first video clip you remember?
Jona Lewie - Stop The Cavalry

Young Knives

a song that reminds you of school
Cat Stevens - Morning Has Broken

The Invisible

you make love?
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes For You

Glimpse

you prepare for an important date?
Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid...

Terry Lynn

where was your first flat?

The same one I still live in – and ...

Midlake

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Ralphi Rosario

first record you bought
Chic - Good Times

Large Professor

5 favorite cartoon characters

Magilla Gorilla / Hong Kong Fuey / Brother Rabbit / Fat ...

Apache Beat

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Prince Language

learn these three songs by heart:

I can’t relate to that idea, knowing ...

Gnod

a record you fell in love to
Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now

Zambri

you sit by a camp fire?
Hooray For Earth - Surrounded By Your Friends

Whomadewho

you come home from the club?

TB and TH: Lindstrøm, Prins Thomas or ...

Kris Menace

your guilty pleasure song

Uh… too many…

Chromeo

No. 4
I-Level - Give Me

The Rayographs

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Delia Derbyshire

Kool & The Gang

you cook?

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

Jacques Renault

No. 1
Syd Barrett - If It’s In You

Round Table Knights

you meet your parents?
Snoop Dogg - My Medicine

Dwele

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

Sons And Daughters

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Neutral Milk Hotel - Ghost

Tha 4orce

a song that reminds your friends of you
Whodini - Friends

Chrome Hoof

you fall asleep?
Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go

Jazzanova

a song that reminds you of school
Loose Ends - Hangin’ On A String (Contemplating)

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite human inventions

song / harp / wine / book / steak

Aaron Wright

your party anthem
Marvin Gaye - I Heard It Through The Grapevine

Soul Mekanik

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

Kaos

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

Horace Andy

you run naked through a cornfield?

I would never do that.

VV Brown

you fall asleep?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Love Theme II

Bush Tetras

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Screamin' Jay Hawkins

Heidi

you relax on a beach?

I like to hear the waves crash on ...

David Pajo

take these three books along:

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

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

a complete box set of islamic music / a ...

My Bee's Garden

first record you bought
Radiohead - Knives Out

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite records
Sigur Rós - Takk

Quiet Village

you meet your parents?
Neil Diamond - The Jazz Singer

Gwyneth Herbert

you want to disturb your neighbours?
David Bowie - Aladdin Sane

Scout Niblett

a song that reminds you of school
Talking Heads - And She Was

Simple Kid

you take a bubble bath?

I usually listen to my own mixes in ...

Newton Faulkner

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

Leo Zero

a song that reminds you of school
Hashim - Al-Naafiysh (The Soul)

Vashti Bunyan

start to learn these three things:

to play the piano / to dance / to be ...

Dave Clarke

you paint your apartment?
Mad Professor

Beppe Loda

you go to a club?
Biancaneve E I Sette Nani (Snow White And The Seven Dw...

Dynamite Deluxe

first record you bought
Original Concept - Straight From The Basement Of Kooley...

A Touch Of Class

you make love?

Keinen, weil das nicht ganz fair wäre...

The Hidden Cameras

first record you remember
Olivia Newton-John - Physical

Thieves Like Us

you come home from the club?
Steven Halpern & Dallas Smith - Threshhold

Jesper Dahlbäck

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Fläsk Privat». An underground porn movie from ...

Karl Bartos

first record you remember
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Nils Frahm

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

Erobique

your sunday morning song
Leinemann - Es Macht Immer Tuut Tuut

My Morning Jacket

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

Omar

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

Editors

you watch girls go by?
Elbow - Station Approach

Jill Jones

you stay in bed?
Vanessa Daou - Dear Anne Sexton

Bob Power

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

Everything Everything

best concert you ever attended
Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Lhasa

a record you fell in love to
Radiohead - In Rainbows

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Any Time At All

Wooden Shjips

you jog?
Snapper - Buddy

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Nick Cave

Eagles Of Death Metal

you go to a club?
Madonna - Music

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite drinks

Coke / Cherry Coke / Dr Pepper / Peach Iced Tea ...

Little Dragon

first record you remember
The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations

Lindstrom

you fall asleep?
Wings - London Town

Rumer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Hoyt Axton - Greenback Dollar

Boom Bip

you go to a club?
Lil' Wayne

DJ Nu-Mark

your boozed up anthem
M.O.P. - Ante Up

Fiona Daniel

you go to a club?
Michael Jackson - Black Or White

Kinky

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - I’m Afraid Of Americans

Alter Ego

your boozed up anthem
Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll Part 2

Glen Johnson

a song that reminds you of school
The Specials - Too Much Too Young

Treefight For Sunlight

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - La Femme d'Argent

Valery Gore

you drive a car late at night?
Cousteau - Last Good Day Of The Year

Crystal Antlers

you walk in the rain?
Wham! - Young Guns (Go For It!)

Tahiti 80

you sit in a plane?
Colin Blunstone - Misty Roses

Candi Staton

the song to be played at your funeral
Candi Staton - Your Face Will Be The First Face I Want ...

Race Horses

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

The Late Greats

you stay in bed?
Neil Young

John Foxx

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Rebel Rebel

Mélissa Laveaux

a song you would send over the ocean
Anni Rossi - Machine

Osborne

you meet your parents?
The Beatles - In My Life

Little Jackie

you stay in bed?
MGMT - Electric Feel

Yuck

5 favorite bands you know personally

The History of Apple Pie / Fanzine / Bo Ningen

Suzanne Vega

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

Sumner Brothers

you wake up?

I’m lucky enough that my girlfriend wakes ...

Mugwump

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

Grizzly Bear

you come home from the club?
Deerhunter - Fluorescent Grey

Saint Etienne

your ultimate heartbreak song
Timi Yuro - Interlude

The Ones

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Marius Circus

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Chic - Good Times

Telepopmusik

your liberation anthem
The Buggles - I Am A Camera

Architecture In Helsinki

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Animal Collective - Winters Love

CALLmeKAT

favorite sound in the city?

Rain on the roof. Alltime favourite sound! Here ...

Shine 2009

you run naked through a cornfield?
Donovan - Sunshine Superman

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

Morton Valence

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly

Fingerpicked

No. 6
Pale Saints - Kinky Love (4AD, 1991)

GusGus

you drive a car late at night?
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

Minus 8

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Symphony For One Computer-Keyboard, B-flat played and conducted ...

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your sunday morning song
Yo La Tengo - Autumn Sweater

Matmos

you are love sick?
Cat Power - Metal Heart

Hatcham Social

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Come As You Are

No Age

you meet your parents?
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Hot Chip

you come home from the club?
702 - You Don't Know

Michael Reinboth

you go to a club?
Ricardo Villalobos - Alcachofa

Casual

you make love?

To the windows, to the walls!!

Sarah Jaffe

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Too Short - Blow the Whistle

Tiago

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Magnetic Fields - Take Ecstasy With Me

Tanya Stephens

you relax on a beach?
Uncle Cracker - Follow Me

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Shellac - Prayer To God

Jackpot

you go to a soundsystem?

Any track by my Jackpot partner Erik Wikstr ...

Leroy Burgess

your sunday morning song

Whatever is playing at the church that day ...

Woolfy

best soundtrack ever

Any porn soundtrack from the 70's. What ...

Erik Truffaz

No. 8
Bill Evans - You Must Believe In Spring

Tracey Thorn

first record you bought
Donny Osmond - The Twelfth Of Never

J Rawls

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

Architeq

you wake up?
Moondog - Surf Session

Colder

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

Tindersticks

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - Maxwell's Silver Hammer

Mark E.

you meet your parents?

Smooth FM. They Love it, I love it.

James Murphy

you destroy a hotel room?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Black Devil Disco Club

you relax on a beach?
Devo - Freedom Of Choice

Karl Culley

first record you remember
Paul Simon - Graceland

Kathryn Williams

best concert you ever attended
Howe Gelb

Birdy Nam Nam

you are love sick?
Serge Gainsbourg - Love On The Beat

Lucky Luke

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

Dominique Leone

the song to be played at your funeral
Randy Newman - Lonely At The Top

Joakim

you take a bubble bath?
Saint Tropez - Femmes Fatales

Orishas

you go to a club?

Well it depends on the night. If I ...

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite books

Can I mention six? Jack Kerouac: «On The ...

Alex Smoke

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

DJ Touché

No. 7

«Contamination» (Luigi Cozzi, 1980). Cozzi and his producers ...

Bing Ji Ling

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Peter, Bjorn & John

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

Gossip

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

Sandro Perri

you are love sick?
Blue Gene Tyranny - The Next Time Might Be Your Time

Dego

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jeff Mills - Humana

Prefuse 73

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

Mark Richardson

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

Woodpigeon

5 favorite magazines

Sight & Sound / Plan B / The New Yorker / Monocle ...

The Good Natured

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Public Enemy - Fear Of A Black Planet

Jimi Jamison

perfect anthem for Mississippi
Elvis Presley - An American Trilogy

Alan Oldham

No. 5
Anything by Ashley Wood

Droog

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

Johnossi


Stockholm

The Priscillas

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

K: cosy bed / loud music / meat

Trans Am

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Meat Loaf

A Guy Called Gerald

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
G.L.O.B.E. & The Whizz Kid - Play That Beat Mr DJ.

Coyote

first record you bought
Darts - It's Raining

The Golden Filter

you come home from the club?
Camera Obscura - Careless Love

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Tim Sweeney

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Who - Heinz Baked Beans

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Jimi Hendrix - And The Wind Cries Mary

Anne Clark

5 favorite magazines

I used to love magazines and when I ...

Clare & The Reasons

best concert you ever attended
Caetano Veloso

Memory Band

you take a bubble bath?
Jeff Alexander - Come Wander With Me

Port O'Brien

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
R. Kelly - Trapped in The Closet

Papst & Abstinenzler

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dr. John - I Walk On Guilded Splinters

Still Going

first record you bought
The Clash - Combat Rock

Explosions In The Sky

you meet your parents?
Faith No More - Epic

DJ Mehdi

you make love?
Ella Fitzgerald

Cornelius

you sit in a plane?
Yoshinori Sunahara - Take Off And Landing

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Chromatics

a song that reminds you of school
Def Leppard

Glass Candy

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

city lights / the sound of cars on wet ...

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Gossip - Standing In The Way Of Control (Soulwax Nite V...

Tim Mälzer

a song that reminds your friends of you
Blur - Song 2

Moonboots

your boozed up anthem
Pergon - The Deliverer

Max Tundra

you come home from the club?
Harry Merry - Bye, Bye (Here's Some Stuff!)

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite gigs you played

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

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite building?

Stadsbiblioteket (the city library)

Wolfmother

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Eagles - Take It Easy

Riccio

favorite building?

Two towers at the end of via Rizzoli ...

Lovefingers

you need to get work done?
William Ackerman

Turzi

best soundtrack ever
Terry Riley - Le Secret De La Vie

DJ Vadim

you prepare for an important date?
Skull Snaps - It's A New Day

Bit-tuner

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

Charles Webster

you drive a car late at night?
The Blue Nile - Hats

Comanechi

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Daniel Johnston - Hi, How Are You?

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Plastikman - Consumed

Plum

learn these three songs by heart:
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Windsurf

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rhythm & Sound
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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 ...

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

best Beatles song
«Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds»

+more

Doe Paoro

a song to seduce you
Mario – Braid My Hair

+more

Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

+more

Sarah Jaffe

your liberation anthem
Phantogram - Don't Move

+more