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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

Paul Frick

you come home from the club?
Radiohead - Lotus Flower

Julia Franck

get these three pets:

Soll das heissen, ich lebe dort in einem ...

The Revenge

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

Shakespeares Sister

you come home from the club?
Dusty Springfield - Spooky

Good Shoes

you run from the cops?
At The Drive-In - Relationship Of Command

Race Horses

you drive a car late at night?
Canned Heat - On The Road Again

Psychic Ills

you are in the sauna?
The Gyuto Monks - Melody For Mahakala

Stefan Goldmann

you sit in the subway?

Meistens etwas von 50 Cent aus dem Handy ...

Mark E.

you jog?
Queen - Bicycle Race

The Jackets

perfect anthem for Zurich
TNT - Züri brännt

Charlotte Hatherley

you wash your hair?
Wings - Band On The Run

Cosmo

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I don’t have a favourite way.

Kool Keith

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

Yellowman

your liberation anthem
Yellowman - Zungguzungguguzungguzeng

Linda Lewis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Kasper Bjorke

a record you fell in love to
The Rolling Stones - Heaven

Tanya Stephens

you camp in the desert?
TLC - Waterfalls

Trentemoller

you sit in the subway?
Rhythm & Sound - Versions (LP)

Wolfmother

you meet your parents?
Bob Marley

Seether

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sevendust - Denial

Ratatat

you make love?

No music.

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds your friends of you

A mid-tempo track with a fat bassline and ...

The Morning Benders

the song to be played at your funeral
Blur - Out Of Time

Soft Rocks

you make love?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Soul Clap

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Computer World

Manuel Tur

first record you bought
Alex Gopher - Party People

Faust

you camp in the desert?
Asmus Tietchens

Phil Mison

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

Barn Owl

you prepare for an important date?
Neil Young - Powder Finger

Duke Special

best soundtrack ever
«Grace Of My Heart»

Luke Haines

5 favorite bands you know personally

Gene Vincent & the Bluecaps / Dave Dee, Dozy Beaky ...

Anja Schneider

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Johnny Cash - Hurt

Nocturnes

best concert you ever attended
Thee Oh Sees

Lone Wolf

first record you bought
ABC - When Smokey Sings

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
Todd Rundgren - Todd Rundgren

Fan Death

your party anthem
Man2Man - Male Stripper

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Milky Wimpshake - My Heart Beats Faster Than Techno

Mystery Jets

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

Turzi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kraftwerk - Heimcomputer (1981 Live Version)

J Rawls

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Ease On Down The Road

Beverley Knight

you make love?
Prince - If I Was Your Girlfriend

Plum

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

Head of the International Film Festival

Ian Pooley

you make love?
Missy Elliott - One Minute Man

Orishas

you paint your apartment?

Definitely Cuban music. You need to listen to ...

Rocko Schamoni

best day of the week in the city?

Donnerstag, wach genug für echte Action, aber ...

Sebastien Tellier

perfect anthem for Paris
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonate Au Clair De Lune

Mugison

5 favorite books

«Tabula Rasa» by Sigurður Gudmundsson / «The Little ...

Peanut Butter Wolf

you drive a car late at night?
Will I Am

Andy Gill

first record you bought
The Beatles - She Loves You

Kool & The Gang

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Georg Levin

you go to a club?
Metro Area - Miura

Radio 4

perfect anthem for New York
The Velvet Underground - Waiting For The Man

Kissey Asplund

you stay in bed?
Kero One - In All The Wrong Places

Yoav

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elvis Costello - I Want You

Melanie C

your party anthem
The B52's - Love Shack

The Chap

5 favorite cartoon characters

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

Pepe Bradock

you sit in the subway?
Prince - Something In The Water

Mirror Mirror

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Angel Deradoorian

the song to be played at your funeral
Madonna - Holiday

Cypress Hill

best concert you ever attended
Parliament; Funkadelic; Bootsy Collins; Rick James

King Britt

you make love?
Art Of Noise - Moments In Love

AM


Top Ten Albums (for right now and in ...

Rainer Trüby

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dexter Wansel - The Sweetest Pain

Cosmin TRG

you miss Berlin?
Basic Channel - Axis

Leon Ware

first record you remember
Nat King Cole - Too Young

The Late Greats

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Round Table Knights

you rob a bank?
The Stooges - Down On The Street

Captain Sensible

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Stevie Wonder / Richard Dawkins / Bjork

Bottin

you stay in bed?
Steely Dan - Pretzel Logic

Caron Wheeler

you run naked through a cornfield?
Stevie Wonder - Knocks Me Off My Feet

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you take a bubble bath?

In meinem langen Leben, glaube ich, bisher kein ...

Alexandra Hope

you are love sick?
Beach House - Used To Be

Jimmy Edgar

perfect anthem for Detroit
Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)

The Project Club

you surf the internet?
Jean-Michel Jarre - Oxygene Part IV

Heidi

you drive a car late at night?
Spiritualized

Swahili Blonde

record you were looking for the longest
String Driven Thing - String Driven Thing

John Foxx

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Elgar - Enigma Variations

The Juan MacLean

No. 10
No Trend - Too Many Humans

Chuck D

you drive a car late at night?

Some unheard CD.

Broken Social Scene

learn these three songs by heart:
Herbie Hancock - Maiden Voyage

Tahiti 80

your ultimate heartbreak song
Carly Simon - You're So Vain

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

Gemma Ray

5 favorite instruments

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

Peter, Bjorn & John

you drive a car late at night?
Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme

Trevor Jackson

you cook?
Metro Area - Miura

Million Stylez

favorite sports team?

Stockholm 08 (Basketball)

James Pants

a song that reminds you of school
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

Sven Väth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Mooner

No. 7
Supermax - Fly With Me

Woodpigeon

you are love sick?
The Orioles - It's Too Soon To Know

Blow Monkeys

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

DJ Cherrystones

you go to a club?
EPMD - Scratch Bring It Back (Part 2 Mic Doc)

Nils Frahm

you want to disturb your neighbours?
King Tubby

Erol Alkan

you relax on a beach?
Mantronix - Push Yer Hands Up

Coldplay

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

Panico

No. 2
The Modern Lovers - Original Modern Lovers

US3

your boozed up anthem
Gil Scott-Heron - The Bottle

Love Inks

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - Norwegian Wood

Living Things

No. 10
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

Lydia Lunch

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Which I do at least once a week ...

Peter Kruder

you are on a football field?

«Immer wieder, immer wieder, immer wieder Österreich...» auch ...

The Diaphanoids

you take a bubble bath?

No Wave stuff... New York music around 79-80.

Morton Valence

you go to a club?
The Flintstones Theme Song

Theo Parrish

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wu-Tang Clan - Enter The 36 Chambers (LP)

Tracey Thorn

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Robin Saville

you drive a car late at night?
Burial - Broken Home

Pastor

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

The Emperor Machine

you sit in the subway?
John Foxx - Underpass

Magic Arm

you want to disturb your neighbours?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

VV Brown

you drive a car late at night?
Dead Prez - Hip Hop

El-P

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

Brothers Of End

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

Annie

you cook?
Madonna - Into The Groove

Bill Callahan

first record you bought
Minor Threat - Out Of Step

Erobique

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Sammy Davis Jr. - The Candy Man

Fanfarlo

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

Circlesquare

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

Meret Becker

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you come home from the club?
Hal Frazier - After Closing Time

No Age

you are stoned?
Animal Collective - Queen In My Pictures

Black Angels

you relax on a beach?
The Congos

CALLmeKAT

favorite building?

The Royal Library/Black Diamond maybe... But I ...

Matmos

you take a bubble bath?
The Norman Luboff Choir - But Beautiful

Rod Thomas

perfect anthem for London
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Zwicker

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

Joakim

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

Jacob Golden

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Subterranean Homesick Blues

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

Stevie Wonder / India Arie / James Taylor / D’Angelo ...

Smudo

you prepare for an important date?
Weird Al Yankovic - Bohemian Polka

Horace Andy

you play ping-pong?

I haven’t play that for years.

Memory Band

you are in a depressive mood?
Sandy Denny - By The Time It Gets Dark

Simple Kid

you wake up?
Throbbing Gristle - Heathen Earth

Malachai

you drive a car late at night?
The Mills Brothers

Telepopmusik

your liberation anthem
The Buggles - I Am A Camera

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Gravenhurst

you prepare for an important date?

Not sure. I’ll get back to you ...

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in a plane?
Alan Parsons Project - Time

DJ Hell

you feel lonely?
Young Marble Giants - Brand New Life

Chikinki

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Bad

Adonis

perfect anthem for Chicago
Adonis - Rocking Down The House

Little Jackie

first record you remember
George Michael - Faith

Hannah Scott

your boozed up anthem
Arcade Fire - Keep The Car Running

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite TV shows

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

Kalabrese

record you were looking for the longest
Gemini - Swimmin' With Sharks

Penguin Prison

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Billie Holiday - All Of Me

Pyrolator

5 favorite personal belongings

Ipod & Quiet Comfort15-Kopfhörer (bei Flugreisen!) / Laptop / Meine ...

Pearly Gates

best concert you ever attended
Tina Turner

The Ones

first record you remember
Toots & The Maytals - Monkey Man

Bill Adler

the song to be played at your funeral
Groucho Marx - Hello, I Must Be Going

Jill Jones

you shop for shoes?
Me'Shell Ndegeocello - The Sloganeer: Paradise

Oyvind Morken

your ultimate heartbreak song

I'm like the T-1000, I don`t ...

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on a football field?

Gerald: Wahrscheinlich Sprechchöre.

John Daly

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

Bing Ji Ling

your guilty pleasure song
Take 6 - Quiet Place

Molly Wagger

you ride a bicycle?
King Crimson - 21st Century Schizoid Man

Jacques Renault

No. 8
Brian Eno - St Elmo’s Fire

Boom Bip

you meet your parents?
Willie Nelson - Opportunity To Cry

José James

you wake up?
Chopin - Nocturne #1 In B Flat Minor

John Klemmer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Star Spangled Banner

Ronny & Renzo

you cook?
Mandrill - Mandrill

Anne Clark

you drive a car late at night?
Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
On Broadway

White Hinterland

your sunday morning song
Duke Ellington - Fleurette Africain

Lindstrom

you eat a cucumber?
Grateful Dead - Terrapin Station

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

via fax / cheat on them until they find ...

The Fray

favorite building?

The Ellie Caulkins Opera House at Speer Avenue ...

Morningwood

you are in a depressive mood?
Nina Simone - Wild Is The Wind

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Lee Hazelwood - Some Velvet Morning

Kid Loco

you relax on a beach?
Kid Loco - Relaxin' With Cherry

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Brian Eno - Discreet Music

Chromatics

first record you bought
Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine

Still Going

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Rolling Stones - Love In Vain

Travis

you run from the cops?
Primal Scream - Trainspotting

Audie Darling

which person from the city you like the most?

One of my best friends ever, Rob McLain ...

Justine D

5 favorite clubs

I rarely go out, believe it or not ...

Gnod

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yer Blues

Hacienda

your sunday morning song
Oscar Peterson

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite magazines

Craft / Empire / Make / Mojo / Future Music. Mainly because ...

Tom Vek

5 favorite things about London

buildings / everything you could ever want / the River ...

Kathy Zimmer

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

Dominique Leone

take these three books along:

«Gödel, Escher, Bach» by Douglas Hofstadter / «A ...

The Bees

you wake up?
Devendra Banhart - Chin Chin & Muck Muck

Ora Cogan

you make love?
Slayer - Raining Blood

Casual

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly

Belle & Sebastian

first record you bought
The Flying Pickets - Only You

Daniel Wang

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sumeria - Golden Tears

Gary Numan

the song to be played at your funeral

Something I have yet to write. Something for ...

Matthew Herbert

learn these three songs by heart:
Tom Waits - Step Right Up

Defend Moscow

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

Our Broken Garden

you run naked through a cornfield?
Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill

Marcus Bonfanti

best soundtrack ever
Oh Brother Where Art Thou?

Wooden Birds

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The American Analog Set - Know By Heart

First Aid Kit

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Emmylou Harris & Gram Parsons - In My Hour Of Darkness

Ewan Pearson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Happy Mondays - Wrote For Luck

Kathryn Williams

you sit in a plane?
Joni Mitchell - Carey

Birdy Nam Nam

you wash your hair?

I'm bald.

Chris Carrier

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Traveling far away.

Junior Boys

your sunday morning song
Ave Maria

Cazals

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

Johnossi

favorite band hailing from the city?

J: Hmm... from Stockholm... I can’t remember ...

The Good Natured

take these three tools with you:

Tools? Er, maybe a hammer and a saw ...

Camille

you come home from the club?
Joe Dassin

Minotaur Shock

you jog?
Phoenix - It's Never Been Like That

James Murphy

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

Max Essa

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

Invisible Conga People

you relax on a beach?
Tsuki No Wa - Hikosen

DJ Vadim

you go to a soundsystem?
Roots Manuva - Witness The Fitness

Dego

you are in a depressive mood?
Claude Young - Acid Wash Conflict

The Bangles

you go to a club?
The Creation

DJ Mehdi

your party anthem

Be more specific man, there are so many!

Bill Brewster

you drive a car late at night?
Underworld - Dark & Long

Gwyneth Herbert

you meet your parents?
Lou Reed - Small Town

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Sensational - Loaded With Power

Caribou

your boozed up anthem

I never drink. And I don’t do ...

Karl Bartos

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

Emma Tricca

you need to get work done?

Then it’s radio time again.

Dillon

you jog?

Ich jogge nicht!

Vetiver

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

Tiago

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

Jonathan Wilson

a song that reminds you of school
The Breeders - Safari

Chromeo

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jodeci - The Show, The Afterparty, The Hotel

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

Ich kann mich nicht zwischen «Bit Part» und ...

Clare & The Reasons

you drive into the country?
Ravel - Piano Concerto #1

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite fruits

Mango / Orange / Watermelon / Apple / Peach

The Shortwave Set

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Dirty Pretty Things - Deadwood

Mechanical Bride

a record you fell in love to
Kate Bush - Babooshka

Shine 2009

you go to a club?
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Leo Zero

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Gina X Performance - Kaddish

Seelenluft

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Slove

you wash your hair?
Michel Legrand - Conseils de la fée Lilas

Ed Harcourt

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Tiny Tim - Tiptoe Through The Tulips

Jackpot

you camp in the desert?
Secret Circuits - Navajo Mamma

Luke Solomon

5 favorite cities

Amsterdam / London / Chicago / New York / Tokyo / Manchester

Lucky Luke

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

Vashti Bunyan

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Leif, Whyn and Benjamin – my three children. Because ...

Datarock

you prepare for an important date?
Op:l Bastards - Spraybeat

Shitdisco

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Awesome 3 - Don't Go

Aaron Wright

best concert you ever attended
John Prine

Ralphi Rosario

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

Empire Of The Sun

you are love sick?
Carole King - So Far Away

Editors

you go to a club?
Bloc Party - Banquet

The Earlies

a record you fell in love to

PG: Mine is more a tale of lust ...

Beautiful Swimmers

you sit in a plane?
Newworldaquarium - Pyramid

Midlake

your party anthem
The Jackson 5 - Dancing Machine

Sharon van Etten

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Frank Sinatra

Cortney Tidwell

No. 3
The Who - Live At Leeds

David Rodigan

No. 14
Dennis Brown - Here I Come

Mungolian Jetset

your boozed up anthem
Dinosaur L - Go Bang

Kinky

5 favorite TV shows

«Seinfield» / «El Chavo» / «Weeds» / «Superjail!» / «Aqua Teen Hunger ...

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Whirlwind Heat

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

Barbara Carlotti

best concert you ever attended
Leonard Cohen

Lovefingers

you run naked through a cornfield?
Colin Blunstone - I Want Some More

Fol Chen

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Beastie Boys - 5-Piece Chicken Dinner

Sondre Lerche

you prepare for an important date?
Alicia Keys - You Don't Know My Name

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

the perfect anthem for Redwood City
Neil Young - Heart Of Gold

My Bee's Garden

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
OutKast - Hey Ya!

Lail Arad

you go fishing?
Taj Mahal - Fishin' Blues

Newton Faulkner

No. 3
Tom Waits - Blood Money

The Golden Filter

you paint your apartment?
Health - Triceratops

Mouse On Mars

perfect anthem for Düsseldorf
Der Plan - Da Vorne Steht Ne Ampel

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Wave Pictures

Lisbee Stainton

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

Polly Scattergood

you jog?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Cheated Hearts

Whomadewho

5 favorite bands you know personally

2 Many DJs/Soulwax / The Raveonettes / Munk / I ...

Terry Lynn

favorite place to shag?

That’s personal. Home.

Justus Köhncke

record you were looking for the longest
Imagination - Changes (Larry Levan Mix)

Colder


Chronological Top 10 of the major and most ...

Chris Coco

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Olafur Arnalds

the song to be played at your funeral
Arvo Pärt - Cantus In The Memory of Benjamin Britten

The Miserable Rich

you go to a club?
Felix Da Housecat

Osborne

you stay in bed?

If I stay in bed then I just ...

Morpheus

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Eddie Cooley - Fever

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things that make you sexy

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

Jakob der Lügner

you are on a football field?
Stevie Wonder - Masterblaster (Jammin')

George Duke

a song that reminds you of school
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Dollboy

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

Electric 6

you are in a depressive mood?
Beck - Sea Change (LP)

Riccio

where was your first flat?

I live where I was born, pratically. I ...

Jimi Jamison

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

Terence Bernardo

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Radiohead - I Will

Yuck

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

Quiet Village

you wake up?

That really depends on the mood I’m ...

Odawas

your boozed up anthem
R. Stevie Moore - Get The Job Done

The Invisible

you come home from the club?
Portishead - The Rip

Ilya Santana

record you were looking for the longest
Gradiva - To The Funky Beat

Dan Michaelson

best concert you ever attended
Beck

David Morales

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Prodigy - Firestarter

Efterklang

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

Doe Paoro

your sunday morning song
Desmond Dekker – Israelites

Funkmasters

first record you remember
Elmore James - Dust My Broom

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite books

Brett Easton Ellis: «Glamorama» / Phillip K Dick: «Flow ...

Little Dragon

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

White Denim

you are love sick?
Stevie Wonder - Ordinary Pain

Telephones

you come home from the club?
White - 47 Rockets (For Wan Hu)

Social Disco Club

No. 3
Alice Smith - Love Endeavor (Maurice Fulton Remix)

Tim Mälzer

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Rolling Stones - Wild Horses

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Bobbito Garcia

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t drive, I only ride my ...

Jesper Dahlbäck

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

No job!

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

I don’t want to waste the space ...

Pacifika

you prepare for an important date?
Barry White

Nick Chacona

you drive a car late at night?
Spragga Benz - No Fun Thing

Stephan Remmler

your boozed up anthem
Die Flippers - Es gibt Millionen von Sternen

Ben Watt

first record you bought
Wings - My Love

Suzanne Vega

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The theme from «Get Smart»

N.A.S.A.

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

Dani Siciliano

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I don’t know. In England we don ...

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Plump DJs - Electric Disco (D. Ramirez Remix)

Constance Amiot

your liberation anthem
Janis Joplin - Piece Of My Heart

Chateau Flight

perfect song for jogging
Deux - Paris Orly

Defari

a record you fell in love to
Heatwave - Always And Forever

Franz Nicolay

first record you bought
The Chipmunks - Sing The Beatles

Art Brut

first record you remember
Bob Dylan - Baby, Stop Crying

Neon Heights

you sit in a plane?
Mahlathini & The Mahotella Queens - Kazet

Coyote

you camp in the desert?
Ry Cooder

C. Gibbs

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nick Drake

Oneida

you take a bubble bath?

Never take bubble baths.

Moving Units

you relax on a beach?

Foam bubbles.

Everything Everything

you wake up?
The Boo Radleys - Wake Up Boo!

M.A.N.D.Y.

you wake up?
Beck - We Live Again

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cities

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

Bloc Party

you destroy a hotel room?
Les Savy Fav - Who Rocks The Party

Lopazz

you sit in the subway?

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

Lucky Soul

you sit by the river?
Julie London - Cry Me A River

Nicole Willis

a song that reminds you of school
Josef K - Sorry For Laughing

Micah P. Hinson

a record you fell in love to
Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

Wolf People

a record you fell in love to
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Al Kent

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

Zambri

you go to a club?
Modeselektor - 2000007

Glimpse

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Alex Jones

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you drive into the country?
Guided By Voices - Motor Away

Richard Hawley

5 favorite cities

Sheffield, my home. I like lots of other ...

Ashley Beedle

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Carmen Lundy - The Lamp Is Low

A Touch Of Class

you destroy a hotel room?
Black Flag - Nervous Breakdown

Prince Language

take these three CDs/records with you:
Bob Dylan - New Morning

Steve Mason

a song that reminds you of school
X-Ray Spex - Oh Bondage! Up Yours!

Bronnt Industries Kapital

a song that reminds your friends of you
Planet Patrol - Cheap Thrills

Tiga

you take a bubble bath?
U2 - Love Is Blindness

Cosmo Vitelli

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

Matthew Dear

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Jesh

No. 10
The Muffs - Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow

Bomb The Bass

best Marley Marl track
Biz Markie - Nobody Beats The Biz

Alter Ego

a song that inspires you
Gary Numan - Cars

Mr Scruff

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Cab Calloway - Everybody Eats When They Come To My Hous...

Glass Candy

best concert you ever attended
Dry Nod

Alex Smoke

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Delirious

Richard Norris

you sit in a plane?
The Byrds - Eight Miles High

Ray Mang

you make breakfast?
Willie Bobo - Spanish Grease

The Phantom Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Rocky Raccoon

Lloyd Cole

record you were looking for the longest
Nashville OST

Glen Johnson

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - Toxic

Howling Bells

you start a riot?
Mogwai - Hunted By A Freak

Wooden Shjips

you relax on a beach?
Iggy & The Stooges - I Feel Alright

Bettye Lavette

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donny Hathaway - Giving Up Is Hard To Do

Scout Niblett

a record you fell in love to
ZZ Top - Tejas

Port O'Brien

you sit in the subway?
Beach House - Norway

Senor Coconut

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

Kinski

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Costello - Imperial Bedroom

Metronomy

your party anthem
Wayne Wonder - No Letting Go

Azari & III

you come home from the club?
Brian Eno - An Ending (Ascent)

Comanechi

you destroy a hotel room?
Trencher - When Dracula Thinks (Look At Me)

Morgan Geist

you go to a club?

I want silence before the club.

Beppe Loda

you ride a bicycle?
Jefferson Starship - Ride The Tiger

Karolina Stenstöm

best day of the week in the city?

I don’t know.

Rebelski

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Protection

Heidi Happy

you drive a car late at night?

Da hab ich nichts zu sagen. Hab selber ...

Droog

you dig for old records?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Alela Diane

a song you would send over the ocean
Led Zeppelin - Going to California

!!!

you are love sick?
Blur - This Is A Low

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

Rumer

your ultimate heartbreak song
I Loves You Porgy

Alan Oldham

No. 2
«Mister X»

Trusme

a record you fell in love to
David Gray - A Century Ends

Martin Rev

you sit in a plane?

Sometimes I scan the inflight program, the Jazz ...

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite movies

The Shining / Perfect Blue / Dr. Strangelove / Chinatown / The ...

Whitehouse

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

Bush Tetras

you drive into the country?
Life Aquatic Soundtrack

Peter Broderick

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
A Silver Mt. Zion - Broken Chords Can Sing A Little

Gilles Peterson

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

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

Heavy

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

Baikonour

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

Cornelius

you sit in the subway?
Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train

Mark Archer

best concert you ever attended

Got to see Chic a few years back ...

Brian Jackson

first record you remember
Clifford Brown with Strings - Yesterdays

Nedry

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Back In The USSR

Afrika Bambaataa

you are in a depressive mood?
Yolanda Adams

Erik Truffaz

No. 6
Radiohead - Hail To The Thief

Ingrid Olava

favorite club?

2nd floor of Internasjonalen and Cafe Mono

Drugstore

you camp in the desert?

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

Parlour

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Sailor - Down By The Docks

Jesse Lenat

you feel like 1972?
Jackson Browne - Doctor My Eyes

Prefuse 73

you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton

Kurt Maloo

you take part in a peace rally?
Jimi Hendrix - All Along The Watchtower

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Playlist: they call it Martini sommer - november 2011

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil

Simone White

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

New Young Pony Club

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nickelback

Daddy-O

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

Mark Richardson

you destroy a hotel room?
Sepultura - Roots Bloody Roots

Dennis Bovell

you wake up?
Otis Redding - I've Got Dreams To Remember

Apache Beat

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Philip Glass - Knee Play #5

Ilija Rudman

perfect anthem for Croatia
Santana - Europa (Earth's Cry, Heaven's Smile)

Chris & Cosey

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

The Battle Of Land And Sea

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Mélissa Laveaux

best concert you ever attended
Tune-Yards and Dirty Projectors

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you sit in the subway?
When Saints Go Machine - Fail Forever (dOP Remix)

Young Knives

your ultimate heartbreak song
Harry Nilsson - (I Can't Live If Living Is) Without You

Dollskabeat

5 favorite records
Joan Armatrading - Joan Armatrading

Saint Etienne

you make love?
Fleetwood Mac - Sara

We Are Wolves

learn these three songs by heart:
Serge Gainsbourg - New York USA

Andreya Triana

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

Hatcham Social

your party anthem
Bill Haley & The Comets - Rock Around The Clock

DJ Nu-Mark

first record you remember
Bobby «Boris» Pickett - The Monster Mash

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite personal belongings

Keytars / Reeboks / my crystals / my abs / colors

Sóley

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

Tony Carrasco

first record you bought
Resonance - Yellow Train

David Holmes

you wake up?
Radiohead

Interpol

you play ping-pong?
GZA - Liquird Sword

Bebel Gilberto

your party anthem
Grace Jones - Pull Up To The Bumper

Architecture In Helsinki

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

Max Tundra

first record you bought
The Art Of Noise - Who's Afraid Of The Art Of Noise?

Jazzanova

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle

Howlin' Rain

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Me And Bobby McGee

Valery Gore

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Flaming Lips - Do You Realize??

GusGus

you make love?
PPPönk - Ultra Dance

Joan As Police Woman

you make love?
Isaac Hayes - Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic

Todd Terje

the song to be played at your funeral
Arbeid Adelt - Death Disco

Luca C & Brigante

you ride a bicycle?
Pink Floyd - Bike

Candi Staton

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ray Charles - I Can't Stop Loving You

Padded Cell

you watch girls go by?
Muddy Waters - Electric Mud (LP)

In Flagranti

you cook?

Reggae has a good vibe for cooking.

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Jay Jay Johanson

you go to a club?
Thomas Bangalter - Signature

Syd Matters

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

ESG

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Rihanna - SOS

Air

record you were looking for the longest
The Left Banke - Pretty Ballerina

Hot Chip

you make love?
Al Green

Headless Heroes

you pretend to be married?
Gary Graffman - Rhapsody In Blue

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Tha 4orce

your sunday morning song
The Commodores - Easy

Pink Skull

a song that reminds you of school
The Misfits - Hybrid Moments

Kon & Amir

you come home from the club?

Kon: After work, silence... or some mellow shit ...

A Mountain Of One

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Her Eyes Are A Blu...

Grizzly Bear

you feel like 1982?
Wham!

Anni Rossi

5 favorite human inventions

Tetris / Microplane (cheese grater) / spandex / playing cards / shoes

Stratus

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

Tindersticks

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Spandau Ballet - True

Sibrydion

No. 1
Super Furry Animals - Mwng

Thievery Corporation

you go to a club?
Karminski Expierence - Explorations

Large Professor

No. 9
Killa Sha - Unbroken

Kris Menace

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

Mugwump

you take a bubble bath?
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Brennan Green

you stay in bed?

I go to sleep with the TV. It ...

Wall-E

you stay in bed?
The Beach Boys - Shut Down

Rich Medina

you dig for old records?
Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - The Show

Soul Mekanik

you feel like 1982?
Man Parrish - Hip Hop Bee Bop (Don't Stop)

Gary Lucas

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pink Floyd - Astronomy Domine

Michael Mayer

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Morgenspaziergang

Charles Webster

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

Sandro Perri

you sit in a plane?
Caetano Veloso - Lua Lua Lua Lua

Lanoiraude

5 favorite authors

Boris Vian. Thought-provoking, innovative 50’s writer. / Charles ...

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds you of school
Michael Jackson - Thriller

DJ Kent

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

Kaos

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

Holy Ghost!

you go to a club?
Joubert Singers - Stand On The Word (Larry Levan Mix)

KT Tunstall

you sit in a plane?
Sigur Rós

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Milanese

The Loose Salute

record you were looking for the longest
Dennis Wilson - Ocean Pacific Blue

Apiento

you are stoned?
Art Of Noise - Crusoe

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song by Joe Cocker and ABBA.

Leroy Burgess

first record you remember
Glenn Osser

Brasstronaut

you prepare for an important date?
Beastie Boys - Sure Shot

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite instruments

piano / guitar / cello / synths that make lovely and ...

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds you of school
Slade - Cum On Feel The Noize

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

your ultimate heartbreak song
Henryk Górecki - Symphony # 3

DJ Touché

No. 6

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

Sam Amidon

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

Unconventional Science

best concert you ever attended
Lower Class Citizens

Alva Noto

you ride a bicycle?
M.I.A. feat. Timbaland - Come Around

Magic Mike

a song that reminds you of school
Cybotron - Clear

Spinto Band

you cook?
The Buena Vista Social Club - Pueblo Nuevo

Miss Platnum

you cook?
Billie Holiday

Minus 8

you work in the garden?
Leon Ware - In Our Garden

A Guy Called Gerald

perfect anthem for Manchester
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Kevin Saunderson


Detroit

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Sylvers - Only One Can Win

Justice

5 favorite bands you know personally

Scenario Rock / TTC (Superfamilleconne) / G-Unit/ Teamtendo / Soulwax

Dave Clarke

you sit in a plane?
Gravenhurst

Michael Reinboth

you cook?
Sun Ra - Lanquidity

Trans Am

you cook?

Commercial radio stations.

Marit Bergman

best movie that takes place in the city?

«G» by Staffan Hildebrand. It’s from 1983 ...

Bob Power

a song that reminds you of school
Cream - White Room

Dwele

the song to be played at your funeral
Dwele - Night's Over (Unreleased track)

Tal Weiss

perfect anthem for Tel Aviv
Zeev Tene - Tel Aviv/Winter

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

my niece / my friend Miya Osaki / George W ...

James Yorkston

a song you would use as a ring-tone

A different generation, I’m afraid. 

Marius Circus

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

Toby Tobias

first record you remember
Sky

James Holden

a record you fell in love to
Lamb - Gorecki

Ost & Kjex

you come home from the club?
Mancingelani - Vana Vasesi

Frank Black

take these three CDs/records with you:
Georg Philipp Telemann - Classical Baroque

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

When Saints Go Machine

you relax on a beach?
Beach House - Turtle Island

Ruede Hagelstein

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

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song that reminds you of school
Gerry Rafferty - Baker Street

My Morning Jacket

you sit in a plane?
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne

Lexx

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stooges - Tight Pants

Marc Romboy

a song that reminds you of school
Spliff - Das Blech

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a record you fell in love to
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace

The Soulsavers

you prepare for an important date?
Pixies - Doolittle

Lotte Kestner

a song that reminds you of school
Tori Amos - Winter

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

ständig alte Ashra Tempel-Platten vorspielen, wenn das ...

Monday Michiru

you sit in the subway?

I like to keep my wits about me ...

Thieves Like Us

the song to be played at your funeral
T. Rex - Life’s A Gas

Marissa Nadler

you drive a car late at night?
Dungen

Windsurf

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

Sandi Thom

you ride a bicycle?
Steppenwolf - Born To Be Wild

Black Devil Disco Club

you sit in a plane?

I sleep in order to forget I’m ...

Karl Culley

your party anthem
Little Richard - Good Golly Miss Molly

Studio

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

Chrome Hoof

your guilty pleasure song

«Surfing 'tha Topaz». Little known Michael Douglas future ...

Cajun Dance Party

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

Tridact

you sit by a camp fire?
Sergio Mendes - After Sunrise

Max Romeo

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Final Fantasy

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Steve Reich - Drumming

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite things that make you sexy

There is no possible way to answer this ...

The Hidden Cameras

your party anthem
Rick James - Ghetto Life

Chelonis R. Jones

you fall asleep?
The Smiths - Asleep

Future Beat Alliance

first record you remember
The Human League - Don’t You Want Me

Ian Hart

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

Ame

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richie Havens - Strawberry Fields Forever

Fujiya & Miyagi

your boozed up anthem
Sizzla - Subterranean Homesick Blues

Eagles Of Death Metal

you run naked through a cornfield?
Joe Walsh - Rocky Mountain Way

Kid Koala

you sit in a plane?
Kevin Renick - Up In The Air

Boozoo Bajou

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

Lhasa

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s none of my business.

DJ Nature

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - He's Misstra Know-it-all

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Speedy J - A Shocking Hobby

Holger Czukay

you make love?

Gott oh Gott, mich dann auch noch mit ...

Dennis Kane

first record you remember
Count Basie - Lil' Darlin'

Gossip

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Garth Brooks

Moonboots

perfect anthem for Manchester
The Stone Roses - Waterfall

Sarah Jaffe

a song to seduce you
The Weeknd - The Morning

Bodies Of Water

record you were looking for the longest
The Swan Silvertones - Love Lifted Me/My Rock

Horse Meat Disco

invite these three persons for a weekend:

No-one! Seeing anyone knowing that they would have ...

Tim Sweeney

you sit in a plane?

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

Wally Badarou

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Loane

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Air - Mike Mills

Dinky

5 favorite magazines

Sound on Sound. I’m a junkie for ...

Alexander Robotnick

you ride a bicycle?
Weather Report - American Tango

Zohra

5 favourite things about Antwerp

food / bars / terraces / shops / health shops. All a ...

Kissogram

first record you bought
Pete Seeger

Shawn Lee

your ultimate heartbreak song
Eric Carmen - All By Myself

Sumner Brothers

you sit in a plane?
Dead Kennedys - Your Emotions

Omar

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - Baggy Trousers

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Hannah Cohen

your sunday morning song
Anything by Marcos Valle

Bjorn Torske

you go to a club?
Basic Channel - Phylyps Trak II

Kelli Ali

you need to get work done?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - BTTB

Anna Kashfi

the song to be played at your funeral
Victoria Wood - Let's Do It

Woolfy

best soundtrack ever

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

Hugh Herrera

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The B-52's - Summer Of Love

Fiona Daniel

you are love sick?
Fink - Sort Of Revolution
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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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best concert you ever attended
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your guilty pleasure song
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Valery Gore

you wake up?
Elbow - Jesus Is A Rochdale Girl

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Sarah Jaffe

record you were looking for the longest
Harry Nilsson - The Point

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