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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

Barbara Carlotti

the song to be played at your funeral
Nina Simone - Mr. Bojangles

Coyote

you make love?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Osborne

you come home from the club?
Sun Kil Moon

Chris & Cosey

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Alex Smoke

you stay in bed?
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Lail Arad

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Loudon Wainwright III - I Wish It Was Me

Ingrid Olava

favorite street?

Not in any way our main Street Karl ...

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song by Joe Cocker and ABBA.

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you paint your apartment?

Sollte ich wieder mal machen.

DJ Mehdi

first record you remember
James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine)

Air

the song to be played at your funeral
Nancy Sinatra - Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)

Grizzly Bear

you ride a bicycle?
Panda Bear - Carrots

Gary Lucas

record you were looking for the longest
The Buoys - Timothy

Constance Amiot

first record you remember
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

Ricardo Villalobos

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Nicholas Lens - Delicia Mea

Higamos Hogamos

you sit in a plane?
Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

The Shortwave Set

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I like to think this is a song ...

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds you of school
Die Ärzte - Nach Uns Die Sintflut

Melanie C

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

The Soulsavers

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Vespertine

Marit Bergman

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Matthew Dear

record you were looking for the longest

Everything on iTunes.

A Mountain Of One

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

DJ Vadim

you wake up?
Max Romeo - Melt Away

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Late Of The Pier

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you are on the tour bus?

Have you actually listened to the music we ...

Aaron Wright

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

Final Fantasy

the song to be played at your funeral
John Fahey - Jaya Shiva Shankara

Young Knives

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Byrds - Eight Miles High

The Good Natured

take these three games along:

GTA Vice City, which is pretty much the ...

The Priscillas

the song to be played at your funeral
Nancy Sinatra - You Only Live Twice

John Klemmer

you are in a depressive mood?
Frank Sinatra - A Man Alone

Black Angels

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Red Krayola - The Parable of Arable Land

John Daly

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

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Scarface

Pacifika

you run naked through a cornfield?
Blind Melon

Heidi Happy

you prepare for an important date?

Ich glaube, ich würde was hässliches ...

These New Puritans

you come home from the club?
Lionel Richie - All Night Long

Drugstore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

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

Funkmasters

your ultimate heartbreak song

J: I have no idea.

Eagles Of Death Metal

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

Terry Lynn

best day of the week in the city?

Friday’s – week done, people are paid, everything ...

Angel Deradoorian

a record you fell in love to
Björk - Homogenic

Our Broken Garden

you meet your parents?
Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby

Pastor

best concert you ever attended
Daft Punk

Julia Franck

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

meine Freunde / die potentielle Möglichkeit ins Kino ...

Van She

5 favorite cities

Sydney / Paris / New York / Brussels / San Francisco

Bush Tetras

you feel like 1982?
Gang Of Four - Anthrax

Nils Frahm

you walk through a dark forest?
Murcof - Remembranza

Lovefingers

you walk in the rain?
Steve Hillage - Red Admiral

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Bobbito Garcia

you take a bubble bath?
Tiny Tim - Tiptoe Through The Tulips

Hacienda

your sunday morning song
Oscar Peterson

Padded Cell

you feel like 1982?
Indoor Life - Indoor Life (LP)

Ian Pooley

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

Simple Kid

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Status Quo - Down Down

Mavis Staples

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

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
The Grid - Floatation (Weatherall Remix)

Afrika Bambaataa

you are in a depressive mood?
Hezekiah Walker

Al Kent

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

Gilles Peterson

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

New Young Pony Club

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stooges - Down On The Street

Ronny & Renzo

you run naked through a cornfield?
Leo Delibes - The Flower Duet (Lakme)

Luke Solomon

you come home from the club?
The Alan Parsons Project - I Robot

Jean-Michel Jarre

the song to be played at your funeral
Marilyn Manson

Caribou

the song to be played at your funeral
Crazy Frog - Axel F

Apache Beat

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

The Invisible

5 favorite things about London

the people / the music / Battersea Power Station / The ...

Orishas

you paint your apartment?

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

Studio

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

Soul Clap

perfect anthem for Berlin
Bruce & Bongo - Geil

Casual

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jay-Z - Imaginary Player

Rocko Schamoni


Hamburg

Ich lebe seit 1986 in Hamburg. Das ...

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Dollboy

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

Bebel Gilberto

the song to be played at your funeral
Cazuza - Brasil

Gary Numan

your party anthem
Rammstein - Sonne

Manuel Tur

your sunday morning song
Róisín Murphy - Sow Into You

Ian Hart

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Vetiver

your ultimate heartbreak song
Buffalo Springfield - Expecting To Fly

Tindersticks

a song to seduce you
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy Theme

Jazzanova

you take part in a peace rally?
Udo Jürgens - Peace Now

Erobique

record you were looking for the longest
The Jackson Sisters - I Believe In Miracles

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite place to shag?

Wherever.

Kathy Zimmer

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - ¢68 Comeback Special

Kool & The Gang

you are love sick?
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Henry Mancini - Silver Streak

White Denim

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

ESG

you come home from the club?
The Gap Band - Early In The Morning

Zwicker

you come home from the club?
Flying Lotus - Tea Leaf Dancers

Jimi Jamison

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

Whitehouse

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

Kinski

a record you fell in love to
Johnny Hartman

Tanya Stephens

you remember the good old days?
Tiger - No Wanga Gut

The Late Greats

you drive a car late at night?
Bing Crosby

Annie

you are in a depressive mood?
Vangelis

Mouse On Mars

learn these three songs by heart:

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

The Phantom Band

first record you bought
Depeche Mode - Stripped

Boozoo Bajou

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Heavy

you stay in bed?
The Cardigans - Happy Meal

Tahiti 80

you wake up?
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information

Thieves Like Us

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ride - OX4

Rich Medina

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kool & The Gang - Summer Madness

Dominique Leone

learn these three songs by heart:
Varttina - Mataleena

Ora Cogan

you are love sick?
Irma Thomas - I Wish Someone Would Care

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Seelenluft

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

Holger Czukay

you sit in a plane?

Konzentriere mich da aufs Kurshalten.

Little Jackie

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Village Ghetto Land

Stratus

a song that reminds you of school
Captain Rock - Captain Rock To The Future Shock

Psychic Ills

you come home from the club?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

Telephones

you sit in the subway?
Bjorn Torske - Limb-Fu

Audie Darling

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

I think the reason why many people move ...

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
Salman Gita - Skidoo

Kurt Maloo

perfect anthem for Zurich
Taxi - Campari Soda

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Daft Punk - Homework

Howe Gelb

take these three books along:

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

Lanoiraude

5 favorite books

«Guide de Paris». To enjoy the secret itineraries ...

Shine 2009

you take a bubble bath?
DJ Quik - Summer Breeze

Zambri

you drive into the country?
Atlas Sound - Sheila

Defend Moscow

your boozed up anthem
New Order - World In Motion

Tim Sweeney

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

Mark Richardson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Rammstein - Moskau

Bettye Lavette

a song that reminds you of school
The Miracles - Way Over There

When Saints Go Machine

you make love?
Nico - Chelsea Girl

Vashti Bunyan

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Michael Mayer

best video clip you ever saw
Herbie Hancock - Rockit

Polly Scattergood

take these three CDs/records with you:
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Kalabrese

first record you bought
Antonello Venditti

Alva Noto

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your sunday morning song
Yo La Tengo - Autumn Sweater

Omar

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

Mooner

No. 4
Logic System - Logic

Yacht

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

Barn Owl

best soundtrack ever
Neil Young - Dead Man

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Kissogram

first record you remember
Leonard Cohen

Gossip

you pretend to be married?
Frank Sinatra - Love And Marriage

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite cartoon characters

Popeye / Duffy Duck / Spongebob / the Smurfs / Nancy

Chuck D

you sit in the subway?

Anythingt from my label www.slamjamz.com

Dinky

5 favorite personal tragedies

Having to leave New York because of my ...

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal belongings

dark glasses / guide dog / white stick / Braille Bible ...

Comanechi

you need to get work done?
Lightning Bolt - Ride The Skies

Daddy-O

a song that reminds your friends of you
Whodini - Friends

Living Things

you play a game of chess?
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze

José James

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Isley Brothers - Mission To Please You

Datarock

you fall asleep?
DJ Shadow - Midnight In A Perfect World

Hatcham Social

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Kooks

Alan Oldham


Comics that inspired me (in no particular order)

No Age

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

The Jackets

your boozed up anthem
Lyres - Help You Ann

Jackpot

you walk in the rain?

I don't walk in the rain and ...

Swahili Blonde

you drive into the country?
Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)

Fingerpicked

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

Meret Becker

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Midlake

first record you remember
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut

CALLmeKAT

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

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

Stefan Goldmann

you sit in the subway?

Meistens etwas von 50 Cent aus dem Handy ...

Travis

you need to get work done?

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

Magic Mike

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

Molly Wagger

you miss Edinburgh?
Wham! - Club Tropicana

Ame

you take a bubble bath?
Fleetwood Mac - Albatross

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Bishop Allen

Social Disco Club


Top 10 favorite remixes of all time

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Nick Cave

Quiet Village

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Godsy

Bosque Brown

your liberation anthem
Belle & Sebastian - My Wandering Days Are Over

Dollskabeat

5 favorite human inventions

the Synthesiser / the tea bag / the coffee maker ...

Pyrolator

5 favorite records
Martin Denny - Afro Desia

Leo Zero

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

Woolfy

your boozed up anthem
Chicago - I'm A Man

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I have a really shitty old mobile with ...

Ashley Beedle

you wake up?

None. My waking up is done in solitude.

Kathryn Williams

you wake up?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Peter, Bjorn & John

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Signals

Bodies Of Water

first record you remember
«Music Machine»

Birdy Nam Nam

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Ost & Kjex

you walk in the rain?
Oran Juice Jones - The Rain

Karl Culley

first record you remember
Paul Simon - Graceland

Slove

you dig for old records?
Steve Reich - 2X5 Movement III: Fast (Vakula Remix)

The Golden Filter

you go to a club?
The Flirts - Jukebox (Don’t Put Another Dime)

Andreya Triana

your ultimate heartbreak song
RJD2 - Here's What's Left

The Revenge

record you were looking for the longest
Unfinished Business - Out Of My Hands (Love's Taken Ove...

Irvine Welsh

the song to be played at your funeral
Joe Dolce - Shuddap Ya Face

J Rawls

5 favorite cartoon characters

Bugs Bunny / Fred Flintstone / GI Joe / Road Runner ...

Mark E.

you meet your parents?

Smooth FM. They Love it, I love it.

Simone White

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Simone White - Worm Was Wood

Treefight For Sunlight

a song that reminds you of school
Eiffel 65 - Blue

Dillon

you ride a bicycle?
Beirut - Port Of Call

The Ones

first record you bought
The Salsoul Orchestra - Magic Bird Of Fire

Peter Kruder

you camp in the desert?
The Desert Sessions - Volume 9 & 10

Oyvind Morken

a song that reminds your friends of you

I have no idea. If you ask them ...

Memory Band

you sit in the subway?
Four Tet - Slow Jam

Broken Social Scene

first record you bought
Genesis - Duke

Sharon van Etten

Best Leonard Cohen song?
Leonard Cohen - Hey, That’s No Way To Say Goodbye

Papst & Abstinenzler

you prepare for an important date?
LCD Soundsystem - Someone Great

Minotaur Shock

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

Camille

you come home from the club?
ABBA

Riccio

your liberation anthem
Billy Paul - War Of The Gods

Munk

you relax on a beach?
Biermösl blos'n

Whirlwind Heat

you play a game of chess?
Chris LeDoux - Amarillo By Morning

Theo Parrish

you wake up?

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

Rumer

your party anthem
Bill Withers - Use Me

Smudo

you are on a football field?

«Oleeeoleee St.Pauliii – oleeeee...»

Neon Heights

you prepare for an important date?
Sarah Brightman & Hot Gossip - I Lost My Heart To A Str...

My Bee's Garden

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Broadcast - Come On Let's Go

Skull Defekts

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

gigs / restaurants / life

Panico

No. 5
Perez Prado - La Epoca de Oro

The Loose Salute

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Beachwood Sparks - Sleeping Butterfly

Morton Valence

you meet your parents?
The Magnetic Fields - Papa Was A Rodeo

Still Going

best video clip you ever saw
N.W.A - Straight Outta Compton

Newton Faulkner

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

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Banda Black Rio - Greatest Hits

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three games along:

Jokari / Subbuto / a ball to play beach soccer

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arab Strap

Doe Paoro

record you were looking for the longest

These Kora recordings I had bought in Botswana ...

Lisbee Stainton

your sunday morning song
Elbow - One Day Like This

Captain Sensible

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

Hugh Herrera

your boozed up anthem
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

Senor Coconut

you drive a car late at night?
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Max Romeo

you drive into the country?

I listen to the birds singing.

The Bangles

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Giant Sand - Warm Storm

Heidi

you make love?

I like it to be quiet... hehehehehehe.

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dr. Dre - The Chronic

The Chap

5 favorite records
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Ilya Santana

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Daft Punk - Technologic

Marissa Nadler

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

Mugison

5 favorite books

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

Chris Carrier

you go to a club?

It depends on the driver.

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your party anthem
Loose Joints - Is It All Over My Face?

We Are Wolves

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Snoop Dogg / Ian Curtis / Alexander, the same weekend ...

Spinto Band

best concert you ever attended
The Flaming Lips

Michael Reinboth

you cook?
Sun Ra - Lanquidity

El-P

you drive a car late at night?
Jay-Z - 99 Problems

The Morning Benders

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Baby Be Mine

Syd Matters

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Nick Drake - Time Has Told Me

Howlin' Rain

perfect anthem for Oakland
Jimi Hendrix - Who Knows

James Murphy

you make love?
Yes - Starship Trooper

Tom Vek

5 favorite cities

London / London / London / London / London

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Phil Mison

first record you bought
Laurel & Hardy - Trail Of The Lonesome Pine

Gemma Ray

you take a bubble bath?
Leonard Cohen - Who By Fire

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Hey Bulldog

Jesh

No. 1
Ryan Adams - Love Is Hell

Trevor Jackson

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
LCD Soundsystem - Losing My Edge

Duke Special

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

M.A.N.D.Y.

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno

Nicky Siano

you wake up?

I like to listen to new music. Something ...

Wolf People

best concert you ever attended
Deerhoof

Ewan Pearson

best concert you ever attended
The Blue Nile

Alexander Robotnick

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Matia Bazar - Vacanze Romane

Justus Köhncke

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joy Division - A Means To An End

Candi Staton

you sit in a plane?
Candi Staton - So Blue

Sandro Perri

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Gilberto Gil & Jorge Ben - Meu Glorioso Sao Cristovao

Scout Niblett

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Daniel Johnston - True Love Will Find You In The End

!!!

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Void

Luca C & Brigante

you are love sick?
Cat's Eyes - Love You Anyway

Morpheus

you watch girls go by?
Bob B. Soxx & Blue Jeans - Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah

Glimpse

5 favorite records
Yello - Oh Yeah

The Project Club

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jean Luc Ponty - Computer Incantations For World Peace

Jay Jay Johanson

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

Telepopmusik

your boozed up anthem
Cypress Hill - I Wanna Get High

Cornelius

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

Blow Monkeys

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

Electric 6

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you destroy a hotel room?

Flo: Nichts, weil Gerald als letztes den CD-Player ...

DJ Touché

No. 2

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

Tony Carrasco

your liberation anthem
Bob Marley - Could You Be Loved

DJ Hell

you cook?

I don’t cook.

Justine D

5 favorite books

Henry Miller: «Quiet Days in Clichy» / William Kotzwinkle ...

Kissey Asplund

first record you remember
The Beatles - Volume 1

Little Dragon

5 favorite bands you know personally

Le Bombe / Utom Alla / Cliff Jimmyz / Madoxx / Hird

Azari & III

you eat breakfast?

DA: No music. I'd rather have Judge ...

Erik Truffaz

you drive a car late at night?
Amy Winehouse

Turzi

best soundtrack ever
Terry Riley - Le Secret De La Vie

Fabrizio Mammarella

first record you remember
Lucio Battisti - Il Veliero

Trusme

the song to be played at your funeral

I need some more diggin years under my ...

Morgan Geist

you relax on a beach?

I don’t go to the beach except ...

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Gene Vincent - Say Mama

Headless Heroes

you go to a club?
Eddie Murphy - The Boogie in Your Butt

The Fray

what to avoid when visiting?

Cherry Hills – the Beverly Hills of Denver. And ...

Shitdisco

perfect anthem for Glasgow
Shitdisco - I Know Kung Fu

James Pants

your party anthem
Bruce Haack - Party Machine

Lotte Kestner

best concert you ever attended

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

Chromeo


Top 10 all time favourite songs

Kris Menace

perfect anthem for Paris
Gilbert Becaud

AM

No. 4
Selda - Selda

2raumwohnung

get these three pets:

Hund / Huhn / Schaf

Ben Watt

you run naked through a cornfield?

Too noisy for music, all that corn.

Chromatics

first record you bought
Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine

Suzanne Vega

first record you bought
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Ed Harcourt

you walk through a dark forest?
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic

Brasstronaut

you take a bubble bath?
Björk - Aurora

Saint Etienne

you go fishing?
Donovan - Lord Of The Reedy River

Bill Brewster

you camp in the desert?
Latin Breed - Maranatha

Joan As Police Woman

you come home from the club?
Blur - Caravan

Trans Am

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk

Brennan Green

you jog?

Never.

Moonboots

perfect anthem for Manchester
The Stone Roses - Waterfall

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you remember
Johnny Cash - I Walk The Line

Wooden Birds

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

Tracey Thorn

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

Crystal Antlers

you relax on a beach?
Wham! - The Edge Of Heaven

Miss Platnum

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

Mr Scruff

you sit in a plane?
Silver Convention - Fly Robin Fly

Kinky

5 favorite cities

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

Nedry

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

Wooden Shjips

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

Like A Stuntman

you feel lonely?
Station17 - Ich Kann Dich Immer Verstehen

David Rodigan

No. 20
Shaggy - Big Up

Art Brut

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Yummy Fur - Department

Good Shoes

you sit in the subway?
The Long Blondes - Giddy Stratospheres

Kasper Bjorke

perfect anthem for Copenhagen
The Sods - Copenhagen

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things to be afraid of

spiders / heights / flying / hospitals / dentists

Port O'Brien

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Songs: Ohia - Didn't It Rain

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Mark Archer

record you were looking for the longest
Santos - Work The Box (Space The Box)

Lloyd Cole

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

Charles Webster

a record you fell in love to
Natalie Merchant - Ophelia

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Sondre Lerche

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

Editors

you watch girls go by?
Elbow - Station Approach

Morningwood

you ride a bicycle?
The Music Machine - Talk Talk

Bloc Party

you make love?
Aphex Twin - Ambient Works

Dennis Kane

your party anthem
James Brown - Give It Up Or Turn It A Loose

Chikinki

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

Mirror Mirror

you sit in the subway?
Tom Waits - Underground

A Touch Of Class

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

Hannah Cohen

your ultimate heartbreak song
Billy Holiday - My Man

Hot Chip

you make love?
Sir Mix-a-Lot - Baby Got Back

Beverley Knight

you wash your hair?

I normally listen to my own songs. So ...

Anna Kashfi

a record you fell in love to
Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid

Ilija Rudman

the song to be played at your funeral
Eberhard Schoener - Why Don't You Answer

Jill Jones

you run naked through a cornfield?
Cocteau Twins - How To Bring A Blush To The Snow

Wally Badarou

your ultimate heartbreak song
Stevie Wonder - You And I

Invisible Conga People

you destroy a hotel room?
J.A. Caesar - Echigo Tsutsuishi Oyashirazu

Soft Rocks

you walk in the rain?
Jephte Guillaume - The Prayer (Acroostic Mix)

Apiento

record you were looking for the longest
Durutti Column - The Return of The Durutti Column

Glass Candy

take these three games along:

Tetris (nintendo) / Smurf (coleco) / Ms. Pacman (atari)

Marius Circus

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

The Miserable Rich

you jog?
Herbie Hancock - Head Hunters

Boom Bip

you stay in bed?
Art Blakey - The Summit

Round Table Knights

you watch girls go by?
Roxy Music - More Than This

Plum

get these three pets:

a pet dolphin to ride me to the ...

Jesper Dahlbäck

best day of the week in the city?

Sundays – calm and quiet.

Whomadewho

5 favorite remixes
Ame Strong - Tout Est Bleu (Francois K Remix)

Everything Everything

you prepare a candle light dinner?
R. Kelly - Sex In The Kitchen

Ruede Hagelstein

you go to a club?
Caribou - Leave House

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite books

Fyodor Dostoyevsky: «Brothers Karamazov» / Fyodor Dostoyevsky: «Crime and ...

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite movies

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

Faust

you wake up?
Bob Dylan - Most Of The Time (Oh Mercy)

Karl Bartos

best video clip you ever saw
The Beatles - Penny Lane

Modeselektor

5 favorite human inventions

das Handy / das Klo / das Geld / das Flugzeug ...

Chrome Hoof

best concert you ever attended
Raw Poo

Kool Keith

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String (Contemplating)

Colder

No. 9
Jandek - European Jewel

Kid Koala

you sit in the subway?
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien - The Wacky World Of Rapid Tr...

Tiga

you wake up?
Roxy Music - Avalon

Circlesquare

you destroy a hotel room?
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Vangelis - Blade Runner

Olafur Arnalds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Andy Gill

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Yesterday

Lone Wolf

first record you bought
ABC - When Smokey Sings

Sam Amidon

5 favorite movies

«The Ice Storm» by Ang Lee / «Pandora's ...

Bill Callahan

a song that reminds you of school
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

DJ Kent

you go to a club?

Rub N Tug - aNYthing mix tape.

Moving Units

you sit in the subway?

Steel wheels.

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite human inventions

cell phone / E-Mail / CDs / bar codes / masking tape

Explosions In The Sky

you surf the internet?
Deerhunter - Helicopter

First Aid Kit

you run naked through a cornfield?
Iron & Wine - Naked As We Came

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite things that make you sexy

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

Shakespeares Sister

your party anthem
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Division Of Laura Lee

you sit in the subway?
Mew - An Envoy To The Open Fields

Marc Romboy

you sit in a plane?

Ich haue mir immer alle Demos und Promos ...

Wolfmother

you make love?
Salt-€˜N-Pepa

David Morales

you sit by a camp fire?
Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle

The Emperor Machine

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

Sumner Brothers

you sit in a plane?
Dead Kennedys - Your Emotions

Future Beat Alliance

your liberation anthem
Laurent X - Machines

White Hinterland

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

John Foxx

you wake up?

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

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West

Fol Chen

you cook?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

DJ Cherrystones

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

Toby Tobias

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Stone Roses - Fools Gold

Chelonis R. Jones

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Holy Ghost!

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin’ (Every Time You’re...

Woodpigeon

5 favorite cities

Edinburgh / Ljubljana / Krakow / Paris / Montreal

George Duke

your liberation anthem
Lift Every Voice And Sing

Sibrydion

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bill Withers - Lean On Me

Nocturnes

your party anthem
Fela Kuti - Expensive Shit

Tridact

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

Interpol

you walk through a dark forest?
Palace Brothers - I Send My Love To You

Soul Mekanik

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite drinks

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

Ada

5 favorite remixes
A Perfect Circle - Judith (Nine Inch Nails Remix)

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Hafnarfjörður
Vinur Hafnarfjarðar

Prefuse 73

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Mystery Jets

you are stoned?
The Mars Volta - Frances The Mute

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Rastaman Vibration

Cosmin TRG

you run naked through a cornfield?
David Bowie - A Small Plot Of Land

Baikonour

a song you would use as a ring-tone

None. It’s an insult to a song ...

In Flagranti

you make love?

Actually I never put on music when making ...

Sebastien Tellier

the song to be played at your funeral

Ska music!

David Holmes

you drive a car late at night?
Dexys Midnight Runners - Don't Stand Me Down

The Bees

you prepare for an important date?
Tom Tom Club - Pleasure Of Love

Franz Nicolay

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Muppets - Happiness Hotel

VV Brown

you are in the sauna?
Finley Quaye - Sunday Shining

US3

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Minus 8

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

Alexandra Hope

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

Daniel Wang

record you were looking for the longest
«24 Hours from Culture»

Todd Terje

perfect anthem for Oslo

Oh My God, What A Boring City Oslo ...

Charlotte Hatherley

a record you fell in love to
David Bowie - Aladdin Sane

Magic Arm

you take a bubble bath?
Yann Tiersen

Erol Alkan

you drive a car late at night?
The Smiths - Meat Is Murder

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Paul Frick

you rob a bank?
Mr. Bungle - Ars Moriendi

Efterklang

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

Mechanical Bride

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Horace Andy

No. 7
Burning Spear - Marcus Garvey

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Monday Michiru

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Led Zeppelin

Ralphi Rosario

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

Clare & The Reasons

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

King Britt

the song to be played at your funeral
The Smiths - Asleep

James Holden

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Get A Grip

KT Tunstall

you meet your parents?
Robert Plant & Allison Krauss - Please Read The Letter

Wall-E

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t have any neighbors!

Beppe Loda

your party anthem
Beppe Loda - Electronica Virtuale

Tha 4orce

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Doug E Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - The Show

Kid Loco

you wake up?
KRS One - I Can't Wake Up

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you paint your apartment?
Woods - Rain On

Droog

you smuggle diamonds?
Electronic - Getting Away With It

Dwele

best video clip you ever saw
Oaktown's 3-5-7 - Wild & Loose

DJ Nature

record you were looking for the longest
Fashion - Fabrique

Gwyneth Herbert

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Mamas & The Papas - Make Your Own Kind Of Music

Glen Johnson

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

Mungolian Jetset

the song to be played at your funeral
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Dego

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

Hannah Scott

a song that reminds your friends of you
Alanis Morissette - Everything

GusGus

you wake up?
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Fujiya & Miyagi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Arthur Russell - A Little Lost

Jonathan Wilson

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Muscadine

Yellowman

perfect anthem for Kingston
Bob Marley - War

Lopazz

you relax on a beach?
Sly & Robbie

Leon Ware

your boozed up anthem
Marvin Gaye - After The Dance

Cajun Dance Party

your boozed up anthem
Titus Andronicus - No Future

Rod Thomas

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

Valery Gore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Justice

5 favorite remixes
Green Day - Basket Case (Moog Cook Book Cover)

Beautiful Swimmers

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

Sarah Jaffe

your liberation anthem
Phantogram - Don't Move

The Earlies

a song that reminds you of school
The Hokey Pokey

Cosmo

5 favorite fruits

Bananas / Mangos / Clementines / Apples / Pears

Cage The Elephant

you ride a bicycle?
Beck - Mutherfucker

Pink Skull

best concert you ever attended
Iron Maiden

Kevin Saunderson


Detroit

Kaos

a song that reminds you of school
Double D & Steinski - Lesson 1

Yuck

you prepare for an important date?
Watusi Zombie - Buddha Musk Experience

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Dani Siciliano

your liberation anthem
Gwen McCrae - All This Love That I'm Giving

Robin Saville

you run naked through a cornfield?
Prince & The Revolution - Christopher Tracy's Parade

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Major Lazer - Hold The Line

Xiu Xiu

take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

Au Revoir Simone

you walk in the rain?
Rod Stewart - Maggie May

Large Professor

5 favorite records
Paul Parrish - Walking In The Forest Of My Mind

Gnod

best concert you ever attended
Drunk In Hell

Shawn Lee

a song you wish you'd written yourself
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Black Devil Disco Club

you feel like 1982?
XTC - Making Plans for Nigel

Georg Levin

you wake up?
Neil Young - Cinnamon Girl

Kon & Amir

you meet your parents?
Frank Sinatra - Love And Marriage

Matmos

invite these three persons for a weekend:

a doctor / a dentist / and a cow

Bomb The Bass

the song to be played at your funeral

Still working on that one!

C. Gibbs

your liberation anthem
The Smiths - The Headmaster Ritual

Race Horses

perfect anthem for Cardiff
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Iechyd Da

Lindstrom

you pretend to be married?
Fern Kinney - Baby Let Me Kiss You

Joakim

you play a game of chess?
Eric Dolphy - Out To Lunch

Mugwump

you make love?
Findlay Brown - Promised Land

Nicole Willis

take these three books along:

Chinua Achebe: «A Man Of The People» / one ...

Bill Adler

first record you remember
Irving Berlin - The Girl That I Marry

Al McKay

you make love?
Thomas Newman - Meet Joe Black (OST)

Unconventional Science

the song to be played at your funeral
The Doors - The End

Pepe Bradock

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Rip Rig & Panic - You're My Kind Of Climate

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Brian Jackson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rick James & Teena Marie - Fire & Desire

Nick Chacona

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Meditations - Woman Is Like A Shadow

Tal Weiss

your party anthem
Mulatu Astatke - Ethiopiques Vol. 4 (Ethio Jazz & Musiq...

Micah P. Hinson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Del Shannon - Runaway

The Diaphanoids

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Curtis Mayfield

Steve Mason

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Blunt

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that reminds you of school
Depeche Mode - Get The Balance Right

Zohra

5 favorite personal tragedies

Too personal! 

Fanfarlo

record you were looking for the longest
The Beach Boys - Stack-o-Tracks

Adonis

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

Love Inks

your guilty pleasure song
Miley Cyrus - Party In The USA

Bob Power

you watch girls go by?
Herb Alpert - Music To Watch Girls By

Cypress Hill

first record you remember
Jimi Hendrix - Band Of Gypsys

Kelli Ali

you relax on a beach?
Air - Cherry Blossom Girl

Dan Michaelson

perfect anthem for London
Annie Lennox - Walking On Broken Glass

Trentemoller

you are stoned?
Plastikman - Consumed

Rainer Trüby

you meet your parents?
Mel Torme - Comin Home Baby

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Blackbird

Million Stylez

where was your first flat?

It was in a suburb called Helenelund (Sollentuna ...

Tiago

you camp in the desert?
Here We Go Magic - Casual

Brothers Of End

you need to get work done?
Frank Black - Thalassocracy

Rebelski

you are in a depressive mood?
Air - All I Need

Gravenhurst

you drive a car late at night?
Mastodon - Colony Of Birchmen

Lucky Soul

you sit in the subway?
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Ray Mang

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

Belle & Sebastian

you jog?

Don't listen to music. I like to ...

James Yorkston

the song to be played at your funeral
Go, The Mass Is Ended

Lexx

you relax on a beach?
Freddie McGregor - Natural Collie

Prince Language

you go fishing?
John Lurie - Fishing With John

Anja Schneider

a record you fell in love to
David Bowie - China Girl

Bing Ji Ling

your guilty pleasure song
Take 6 - Quiet Place

Dave Clarke

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Be My Wife

Yoav

a song that reminds your friends of you
George Michael - Faith

Chris Coco

you make love?
Sigur Rós - ()

Empire Of The Sun

you are on the tour bus?
The Thrills - So Much For The City

Alter Ego

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Velvet Underground - Sweet Jane

Renegade Soundwave

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Isaac Hayes - Ike's Mood

Windsurf

your boozed up anthem
Herb Alpert - Rise

Caron Wheeler

you take a bubble bath?
Stevie Wonder - If It's Magic

Tim Mälzer

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

Horse Meat Disco

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

Jerk Chicken!, Architecture, my home.

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
69 - Lite Music

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No.2 and No.8

Lhasa

a song to seduce you
Al Green - Here I Am

Johnossi

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

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

Linda Lewis

the song to be played at your funeral
Judy Garland - Over the Rainbow

Lucky Luke

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Said She Said

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

Anne Clark

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tim Buckley

Mélissa Laveaux

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Miriam Makeba - Pata Pata

Stephan Remmler

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

Matthew Herbert

learn these three songs by heart:
«Happy Birthday»

Oneida

you ride a bicycle?

Don’t have a bike.

Emma Tricca

you are love sick?
Francesco De Gregori - Bene

Alela Diane

record you were looking for the longest
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Penguin Prison

perfect anthem for New York
Alicia Keys - Empire State Of Mind

N.A.S.A.

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Howling Bells

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nirvana - Scentless Apprentice

Odawas

record you were looking for the longest
The Frogs - It's Only Right And Natural

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Ratatat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Jakob der Lügner

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Soul II Soul - Back To Life

Peanut Butter Wolf

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Distant Lover

Bottin

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

Metronomy

a song that reminds you of school
Ash - 1977

Seether

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Kiss - I Stole Your Love

Jacques Renault

No. 1
Syd Barrett - If It’s In You

Frank Black

take these three books along:

Lewis Carroll: «Through the Looking Glass». Even more ...

Junior Boys

a song that reminds your friends of you
King Crimson

The Rayographs

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Nick Nicely - Hilly Fields

Chateau Flight

perfect song for jogging
Deux - Paris Orly

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite records
Nick Drake - Bryter Layter

Defari

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

Peter Broderick

first record you remember
Nirvana - Nevermind

Headman

first record you bought
Kiss - Animalize

Sandi Thom

you are love sick?
Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up

Coldplay

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

Max Essa

you make love?
Teddy Pendergrass - Come Go With Me

Architecture In Helsinki

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

Jesse Lenat

you feel like 1972?
Jackson Browne - Doctor My Eyes

Jacob Golden

your boozed up anthem
Ryan Adams - Come Pick Me Up

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Shuggie Otis - Strawberry Letter 23

Cazals

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

Parlour

your boozed up anthem
Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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

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Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

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Doe Paoro

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

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Valery Gore

you feel like 2000?
Greenday - Time Of Our Lives

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Sarah Jaffe

your sunday morning song
Otis Redding - That's How Strong My Love Is

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