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Tracey Thorn

was one half of Everything But The Girl from 1982 until 2002. She’s also one of Great Britan's finest contemporary singers contributing guest vocals for The Style Council, The Go-Betweens, Woking Week, Massive Attack and several other acts. Her solo work spans three albums so far.

a song that reminds you of school
David Essex - Hold Me Close

I took a 7" copy in to play at a school party when I was 11.

best Beatles song

I don't like the Beatles either, I'm afraid.

best concert you ever attended
The Smiths

At the Hacienda, 1983.

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sting
record you were looking for the longest

Can't think of one...

a record you fell in love to
John Martyn - Solid Air
first record you remember
Diana Ross - I'm Still Waiting

Being played on Radio 1, probably by Tony Blackburn.

the song to be played at your funeral
Robert Wyatt - At Last I Am Free
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Everything But The Girl - Missing

What a buzz that was, eh?

your ultimate heartbreak song
Culture Club - Victims

The soundtrack to a break-up.

perfect anthem for London
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control
first record you bought
Donny Osmond - The Twelfth Of Never

Not sure why... I wasn't his biggest fan, but I had some pocket money, and I just think I NEEDED to buy my first record that day.

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rufus Wainwright

Since I'm always going on about him. Actually the weirdest thing just happened, while I was writing that sentence, I thought I saw him walk past my window and I nearly ran out into the rain to check - but it CAN'T have been him, can it? that would be too strange...

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

Transcendental, has never been a melody like it since.

The Rayographs

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

Irvine Welsh

your ultimate heartbreak song
ABBA - S.O.S.

Joakim

you sit in the subway?
impLOG - Holland Tunnel Dive

Renegade Soundwave

your party anthem
King Bee - Back By Dope Demand

Odawas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bob Dylan & The Band - The Basement Tapes

Still Going

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Alexander Robotnick

you cook?
Fela Kuti - Lady

Justice

5 favorite human inventions

earth / wind / fire / Ed Banger Records / The Holy ...

Fiona Daniel

you cook?
Esbjörn Svensson Trio

Round Table Knights

you shop for shoes?
The Smiths - This Charming Man

Pink Skull

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
«Too Fat Polka»

Papst & Abstinenzler

you meet your parents?
Nilsen Brothers - Tom Dooley

Mark Richardson

you come home from the club?
Sigur Rós - Untitled 1

ESG

you fall asleep?
The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep

The Earlies

last record bought

RLR: I don’t buy records anymore what ...

We Are Wolves

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Contemporary / Flash Art / Film Comment

Afrika Bambaataa

you make love?
The Isley Brothers - Groove With You

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
African Suite - African Suite

Ed Harcourt

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chet Baker - I Fall In Love Too Easily

Dinky

5 favorite clubs

Panorama Bar in Berlin. It’s like my ...

Defend Moscow

the song to be played at your funeral
DJ Shadow - Blood On The Motorway

Bosque Brown

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

Stephan Remmler

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel

Leroy Burgess

a record you fell in love to
Grover Washington Jr. - Passion Flower

Black Angels

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pink Floyd - Bike

Tiago

you fall asleep?
The Backwoods - Cloud Nine

Heidi

you wake up?
Smog

Anna Kashfi

best soundtrack ever
Cole Porter - Kiss Me Kate

Drugstore

first record you bought
The Smiths - Hand In Glove

Shine 2009

you stay in bed?
Pale Saints - Kinky Love

The Miserable Rich

you wake up?
Chaka Khan - I’m Every Woman

Charles Webster

the song to be played at your funeral
Urban Culture - The Wonders Of Wishing

Anne Clark

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

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite things that make you sexy

a good gig / massage / subtle advances / well shaped ...

Morpheus

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

Pearly Gates

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - I Wish

Morningwood

you sit in a plane?
The Zombies - Summertime

Mouse On Mars

a song that reminds you of school
Olivia Newton-John - Physical

Captain Sensible

you take a bubble bath?
Herman's Hermits - I'm Into Something Good

A Touch Of Class

you take a bubble bath?
Dick Dale

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Whomadewho

you are in a depressive mood?
Shubidua

Justine D

5 favorite records
Kate Bush - The Best Of

Final Fantasy

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Laurie Anderson - O Superman

Sibrydion

No. 1
Super Furry Animals - Mwng

The Emperor Machine

you walk in the rain?
23 Skidoo - Last Words

Ora Cogan

you wake up?
Ben E. King - Amor

The Bees

you play ping-pong?
Daft Punk - Around The World

The Revenge

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

M.A.N.D.Y.

you cook?
Justin Timberlake - Senorita

Shitdisco

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

Moving Units

you go to a club?

Ridiculous conversations.

AM

No. 6
Vince Guaralidi Trio - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Dollboy

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
John Holt

Barbara Carlotti

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Paul Simon - Flowers Never Bend With The Rainfall

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite place to shag?

Wherever.

James Murphy

you fall asleep?
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Vol II

Phil Mison

record you were looking for the longest
Crazy Eddie - Rap In Africa

Chris Coco

you make love?
Sigur Rós - ()

Datarock

you sit in a plane?
Sonic Youth

Beverley Knight

you sit in a plane?
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love Yo...

Al McKay

you sit in a plane?
George Benson - Give Me The Night (LP)

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a record you fell in love to
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Zohra

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

Horse Meat Disco

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

Jerk Chicken!, Architecture, my home.

Monday Michiru

the song to be played at your funeral
Monday Michiru - If I Knew Then What I Know Now

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers - Ashley’s Roachclip

David Rodigan

No. 3
The Melodians - You Have Caught Me

Apiento

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

We had this last summer (honestly) and the ...

Casual

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

Kathy Zimmer

the song to be played at your funeral
Franz Schubert - Du Bist Die Ruhe

Zambri

you wake up?
Radiohead - Idioteque

Jackpot

you walk in the rain?

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

Clare & The Reasons

you wake up?
Lotte Lenya - Surabaya Johhny

Bloc Party

you cook?

Gordon Moakes: Anything. It needs to be a ...

Ian Pooley

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

Padded Cell

you drive a car late at night?
Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)

Interpol

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Mars Volta - Take The Veil Cerpin Taxt

Minotaur Shock

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

Skull Defekts

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

gigs / restaurants / life

Max Essa

you drive a car late at night?
Chaplin Band - Madmen's Discotheque (Part 2)

Fujiya & Miyagi

the song to be played at your funeral
Prince & The Revolution - Purple Rain

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you play a game of chess?

Spiele zu selten.

Lydia Lunch

you sit in a plane?

I read on planes. Last book: «The Tomb ...

N.A.S.A.

you make love?
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Whitey

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Laurie Anderson - Big Science

Howe Gelb

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

Not missing a thing.

Cosmo

5 favorite remixes

Way too difficult!

Kinky

5 favourite places in Monterrey

Parque Fundidora / El Puente del Papa / El Infinito ...

Tridact

you feel like 1982?
Kenny Loggins - Heart To Heart

Marcus Bonfanti

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Justus Köhncke

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

Wolf People

your ultimate heartbreak song
Heart - Sing Child Sing

Nick Chacona

first record you bought
Twisted Sister - Under The Blade

Young Knives

take these three CDs/records with you:
Frank Black - Teenager Of The Year

Lanoiraude

5 favorite clubs

Chez Michel – The real Parisian cafe down the ...

Blow Monkeys

first record you remember
Sandie Shaw - Puppet On A String

Living Things

No. 10
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

Art Brut

a song that reminds you of school
Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band - I'm The Urban Space Man

Frank Black

get these three pets:

a persian cat (They are beautiful, exotic and ...

Peter, Bjorn & John

you work in the garden?
Toto - Africa

Max Romeo

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Marius Circus

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

DJ Cherrystones

you relax on a beach?
Relatively Clean Rivers - Hello Sunshine

John Klemmer

you wake up?
George Michael - Older

Prince Language

learn these three songs by heart:

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

Ratatat

a song that reminds you of school
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Catholic School Girls Rule

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Backstreet Boys - As Long As You Love Me

Charlotte Hatherley

you drive a car late at night?
Fu Manchu - King Of The Road

Todd Terje

a record you fell in love to
Renee Geyer - Be There In The Morning

The Diaphanoids

you surf the internet?
The Diaphanoids - Astral Weekends

No Age

you ride a bicycle?
Sigue Sigue Sputnik - Love Missle F1-11

Alan Oldham

No. 7
«Love and Rockets»

Coyote

you drive a car late at night?
Electric Light Orchestra

Sam Amidon

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Värttinä - Aitara

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young - Déjà Vu

VV Brown

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erykah Badu - Orange Moon

Chikinki

a song that reminds your friends of you
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

Comanechi

you play a game of chess?
Pink & Brown - Shame Fantasy ll

Rich Medina

a song that reminds your friends of you
Biz Markie - My Man Rich

Sumner Brothers

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Chile

Grizzly Bear

you work in the garden?
The Knife - Heartbeats (One Music Session Version)

Wordsworth

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

Mechanical Bride

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver - Can't You Tell

Leon Ware

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

Moonboots

No. 9
Nick Drake - Bryter Layter

Port O'Brien

you go to a club?
Lady Gaga - Bad Romance

!!!

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the waves.

Air

first record you remember
A Robin Hood storytelling record

Empire Of The Sun

you sit in the subway?
Glen Campbell - Gentle On My Mind

Circlesquare

you run from the cops?
Ice-T - Drama

Ilija Rudman

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

Mavis Staples

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

Kinski

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Chills - Pink Frost

Rocko Schamoni

which song fits the city the best?
Lassie Singers - Hamburg

DJ Nature

a song that reminds you of school
Freda Payne - Band Of Gold

Au Revoir Simone

you jog?
The Doobie Brothers - What A Fool Believes

Jean-Michel Jarre

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Colder


Chronological Top 10 of the major and most ...

Emma Tricca

you meet your parents?

The only song I hear in my head ...

Dillon

you miss Berlin?
Milva - Alexanderplatz

Tom Vek

you ride a bicycle?
The Belleville Rendez-vous soundrack

Ewan Pearson

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

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite cities

Long Beach, California / Cleveland, Ohio / El Paso, Texas ...

My Bee's Garden

best Jacques Brel song
«Ces gens-là»

Cypress Hill

the song to be played at your funeral
Miles Davis

Tracey Thorn

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Everything But The Girl - Missing

Ben Watt

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Bill Evans - Everybody Digs Bill Evans

Lopazz

you sit in a plane?

Genau das gleiche, im Flugzeug konzentriere ich mich ...

Emmy The Great

your sunday morning song
The Innocence Mission - Bright As Yellow

White Hinterland

a song that reminds you of school
The Microphones - Oh Anna

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds your friends of you
Devendra Banhart - Will Is My Friend

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Johnossi

favorite place to shag?

J: In my bed. Or... let’s say ...

Fabrizio Mammarella

first record you bought
Herbert - Parts One, Two And Three

Kissogram

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel

The Invisible

you ride a bicycle?
Kenny Wheeler - Kind Folk

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite animals

owls / deer / birds of all kinds / dogs / cats

Jimi Jamison

best concert you ever attended
Yes

DJ Mehdi

a song that reminds your friends of you
Queen - Don't Stop Me Now

Mungolian Jetset

you wake up?

Nokia's Alarmer tune. It’s a bit ...

Swahili Blonde

your boozed up anthem
Prince & Sheena Easton - U Got The Look

Kid Koala

you meet your parents?
Meet The Parents Motion Picture Soundtrack

Kasper Bjorke

first record you remember
Sesame Street

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I have a really shitty old mobile with ...

Oneida

you sit in the subway?

I don’t own a portable music device.

Kaos

your sunday morning song
Laid Back - Fly Away

Van She

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Life / Lunch Boxes / Kryptonite / Clowns / Time Travel

Kelli Ali

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Greg Weeks - The Hive

Oyvind Morken

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lauryn Hill - I Find It Hard To Say (Rebel)

Heavy

you jog?

I don’t wanna sound narcissistic, but I ...

Wooden Shjips

you come home from the club?
Terry Riley - Persian Surgery Dervishes

Chuck D

you are in a depressive mood?
Muddy Waters

Rebelski

the song to be played at your funeral
Yann Tiersen

Sandi Thom

first record you remember
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

Dynamite Deluxe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Björk; Portishead

Sondre Lerche

you relax on a beach?
Steely Dan - Black Cow

Jesse Lenat

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jesse Lenat - Luna

Rumer

best concert you ever attended

I don't really go to concerts. I ...

David Morales

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

El-P

best Marley Marl track
The Symphony

Shakespeares Sister

record you were looking for the longest
Black Blood - A.I.E. (A Mwana)

Robin Saville

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

Black Devil Disco Club

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Easy one, my studio is at my place ...

Plum

what should one eat when in the city?

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

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Figurines - Release Me On The Floor

Aaron Wright

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beatles - Martha My Dear

Glimpse

5 favorite English words

«Aubergine» / «Lola» / «Olek» / «Bell» / «Dub»

Junior Boys

first record you bought
Rush - 2112

Holy Ghost!

you prepare a candle light dinner?

N: Good call. I’ll go with Alex ...

Jacob Golden

a song that reminds you of school
Slayer - South Of Heaven

Ada

take these three CDs/records with you:
3 Fragezeichen und der Superpapagei

Senor Coconut

you wake up?
The Beatles - Something

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Lambchop - Nixon

Penguin Prison

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

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Whitehouse

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

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

your party anthem

As I said previously dancing is not one ...

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite magazines

Plan B / Stool Pigeon / The Idler / Viz / Private ...

Baikonour

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - Premiers Symptomes

Zwicker

you are stoned?
Vangelis - Wait For Me

Ashley Beedle

you drive a car late at night?
The Dells - Walk On By

Million Stylez

favorite club?

anywhere Trinity sound is playing.

Dwele

a record you fell in love to
Mint Condition - Breakin' My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)

Tindersticks

a song that reminds your friends of you

I don't know, you'd have to ...

Miss Platnum

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

Terry Lynn

favorite building?

Island Life Plaza Shopping Centre. Very abstract building ...

Terence Bernardo

best concert you ever attended
A Tribe Called Quest

Cornelius

you go to a club?
1000 Homo DJs

Lindstrom

your liberation anthem
David Lee Roth - Just Like Living In Paradise

Michael Mayer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Photon Inc - Generate Power

Dani Siciliano

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Electric 6

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

Howling Bells

you start a riot?
Mogwai - Hunted By A Freak

Good Shoes

you relax on a beach?
Patrick Wolf - Wind In The Wires

Boozoo Bajou

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

Alva Noto

you take part in a peace rally?
Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome

Lexx

you meet your parents?
Cornelius - Bird Watching At Inner Forest

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite fruits

apple / banana / watermelon (not the fruit itself, but ...

The Good Natured

get these three pets:

A talking parrot to minimise lonliness, and two ...

Faust

a song that reminds your friends of you
Faust - 60/60

Fanfarlo

your sunday morning song
Antonio Vivaldi - Mandolin Concerto' 1st Movement and t...

Georg Levin

you sit in a plane?
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Woodpigeon

5 favorite animals

dog / horse / giraffe / grizzly bear / panda bear

Alter Ego

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Neonlicht

Vetiver

your ultimate heartbreak song
Buffalo Springfield - Expecting To Fly

James Holden

first record you remember
The Beach Boys

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Europe Endless

Belle & Sebastian

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Anja Schneider

your sunday morning song
Steve Bug - Loverboy

Soul Mekanik

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

Ame

you make breakfast?
Matthew Herbert - One One

Whirlwind Heat

you watch girls go by?
Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven

Ilya Santana

best concert you ever attended

Here in Canarias are not many concerts. I ...

Telephones

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Logic System - Unit

Max Tundra

perfect anthem for London
Lilys - A Nanny In Manhattan

Fol Chen

you rob a bank?
The Slits - Shoplifting

Brothers Of End

you ride a bicycle?
DunDun - Already Gone

Rainer Trüby

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Culcha Candela - Monster

Matthew Herbert

take these three DVDs along:

Norman McLaren collected works / «Secretary» / «Top Hat» by ...

Chromatics

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bryan Ferry - Slave To Love

John Daly

take these three DVDs along:

«Apocalypse Now» by Francis Ford Coppola / «Woodstock» by ...

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite fruits

Mango / Orange / Watermelon / Apple / Peach

Joan As Police Woman

you sit in the subway?
Adam & The Ants - Family Of Noise

José James

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

Wooden Birds

your party anthem
The Hidden Cameras

Like A Stuntman

you cook?
Kalabrese - Chicken Fried Rice

Tim Mälzer

perfect anthem for Hamburg
An de Eck steiht 'n Jung mit'n Tüddelband

The Fray

you go to a club?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Ray Mang

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

Sandro Perri

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Peter Brown - For Your Love

Mr Scruff

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

Efterklang

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

Stefan Goldmann

you wake up?

Keinen. Ich weiss Ruhe wirklich zu schätzen ...

Hannah Cohen

your sunday morning song
Anything by Marcos Valle

Annie

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the nature, the waves... the ...

Minus 8

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jimmy Scott - Exodus

KT Tunstall

you need to get work done?
Mark Mothersbaugh - Ping Island

Trans Am

you work in the garden?

Have you ever worked in the garden? Bad ...

Raul Midon

5 favorite books

Yann Martel: «The Life Of Pi». A magical ...

Broken Social Scene

your boozed up anthem

I prefer silence when drinking.

Stratus

you stay in bed?
Brightblack Morning Light - All We Have Broken Shines

Karl Culley

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Mother Nature’s Son

Dego

you drive a car late at night?
Kimoko Kasai - Butterfly

Polly Scattergood

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

Chelonis R. Jones

you sit in the subway?
Thom Yorke - The Eraser

Daniel Wang

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kraftwerk - The Model

Theo Parrish

you sit in a plane?
Common

Jesh

No. 6
The Cure - Seventeen Seconds

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you make love?
Nine Inch Nails - Closer

The Shortwave Set

first record you remember
Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy

Hatcham Social

perfect anthem for London
Blur

Gary Numan

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Mission - Tower Of Strength

Ost & Kjex

you sit in the subway?
Monolake - Infinite Snow

Caribou

a song that reminds your friends of you
Europe - The Final Countdown

Trentemoller

you are stoned?
Plastikman - Consumed

My Morning Jacket

you drive a car late at night?
James - Five-O

Love Inks

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Scott Joplin - The Entertainer

Headless Heroes

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jason Falkner - Author Unknown

Beppe Loda

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Domenico Modugno - Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)

Future Beat Alliance

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

Michael Reinboth

you sit in the subway?
David Byrne & Brian Eno - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts

Peanut Butter Wolf

you feel like 1982?
Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock

Metronomy

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

Dominique Leone

first record you bought
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Cortney Tidwell

No. 1
The Rollings Stones - Exile On Main Street

Radio 4

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Replacements - Tim

Bomb The Bass

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

Ricardo Villalobos

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Killing An Arab

Lovefingers

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

Bob Power

a song that reminds you of school
Cream - White Room

Pacifika

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bob Marley

Mark Archer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything by Scooter.

Mystery Jets

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Bloc Party - So Here We Are

Nocturnes

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tori Amos - Angie

Paul Frick

you drive into the country?
Pink Floyd - Saint Tropez

White Denim

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Prince - If I Was Your Girlfriend

Chris & Cosey

your ultimate heartbreak song

Cosey: I don't have one in particular ...

Race Horses

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

Dan Michaelson

first record you remember
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)

Kid Loco

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

Droog

you meet your parents?
The Beatles - In My Life

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Air

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

The Late Greats

you sit in the subway?
Public Image Limited

Hacienda

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

Wally Badarou

record you were looking for the longest
Miriam Makeba - Miriam Makeba

Suzanne Vega

record you were looking for the longest
Tim Christensen - Honeyburst

Defari

first record you bought
George Clinton - Atomic Dog

Magic Mike

a song that reminds you of school
Cybotron - Clear

Richard Hawley

you wake up?

The songs my children sing to me.

Melanie C

5 favorite magazines

Vogue / Elle / Elle Decoration / In Style / Zest

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
Salman Gita - Skidoo

Little Jackie

perfect anthem for New York
Little Jackie - The Stoop

Wall-E

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

Dave Clarke

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Some cool roots reggae.

Heidi Happy

you destroy a hotel room?

Aber, aber, Heidi verwüstet doch kein Hotelzimmer!

Olafur Arnalds

first record you remember
Todmobile

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you prepare for an important date?

When I dated my girl, I did a ...

The Jackets

best Beatles song
«Helter Skelter»

Bill Callahan

a record you fell in love to
Meat Puppets - Up On The Sun

Duke Special

first record you bought
UB40 - Signing Off

Erobique

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Spiral Staircase - I Love You More Today Than Yesterday...

When Saints Go Machine

you stay in bed?
Destroyer - Chinatown

Kevin Saunderson

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Transformers». Most of that footage was shot in ...

Thieves Like Us

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

Chrome Hoof

you paint your apartment?
The Rolling Stones - Paint It Black

Xiu Xiu

take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

Quiet Village

you go to a club?
Faze Action - Spark

Soft Rocks

you jog?
Heaven & Earth - Prescription

Birdy Nam Nam

you stay in bed?
King Tubby

Yacht

No. 5
Green Day - Kerplunk

Jonathan Wilson

you wake up?
Vetiver - I Know No Pardon

Marit Bergman

favorite band hailing from the city?
Mapei

Pyrolator

you drive a car late at night?
Apparat - Hailin From The Edge

Travis

you walk the cat walk?
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy

Jacques Renault

No. 15
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrow Parties

George Duke

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

The Loose Salute

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

Cosmo Vitelli

learn these three songs by heart:
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Jesper Dahlbäck

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

No job!

Manuel Tur

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Little Dragon - Twice

Sebastien Tellier

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Back In The USSR

Unconventional Science

first record you bought
Dilated Peoples - The Platform

Pastor

you sit in a plane?
Skatebord - Confirmation Bias

Horace Andy

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I would never do that.

Gossip

you read a magazine?
Fugazi - Waiting Room

Rod Thomas

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Boom Bip

you go to a club?
Lil' Wayne

Kathryn Williams

you take a bubble bath?
Ray LaMontagne - Trouble

Explosions In The Sky

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Pavement - Hit The Plane Down

Lucky Luke

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Said She Said

Hannah Scott

best concert you ever attended
Ben Folds

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite DJs you know personally

1. John «Jellybean» Benitez who I grew up ...

Marissa Nadler

first record you bought
Madonna - The Immaculate Collection

Mirror Mirror

you ride a bicycle?
Ciara - Ride

Lloyd Cole

a record you fell in love to
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
The Black Crowes

Kon & Amir

you camp in the desert?
Julius Brockington & The Magic Force - This Feeling (Fr...

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Binary - Betablocker

Bettye Lavette

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bettye Lavette - A Woman Like Me

Jazzanova

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Bill Brewster

your boozed up anthem
Elton John - Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting

Molly Wagger

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

Chromeo

No. 7
The Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon

Fingerpicked

No. 18
Four Tops - Love Music (Motown, 1972)

Daddy-O

perfect anthem for New York
Stetsasonic - Go Stetsa 1

Adonis

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

Brennan Green

you jog?

Never.

Fan Death

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
T. Rex - The Slider

Riccio

first record you bought

Probably an album of an Italian songwriter. I ...

Trevor Jackson

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Computerwold

John Foxx

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

Dollskabeat

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

That actually happened to me once before…no ...

Trusme

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

Andy Gill

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

GusGus

you wake up?
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Mugwump

you cook?
Beats International - Dub Be Good To Me

Gnod

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yer Blues

Sons And Daughters

you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Omar

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Higamos Hogamos

you run naked through a cornfield?
Corn Rigs

Alexandra Hope

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Shirelles - Baby It's You

Cazals

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Primal Scream - Kill All Hippies

Jakob der Lügner

your boozed up anthem
Beastie Boys - So Watcha Want

Little Dragon

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - When Did You Stop Loving Me

The Phantom Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

Glass Candy

take these three DVDs along:

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

Wolfmother

you are on the tour bus?
Herb Alpert - Whipped Cream & Other Delights

Gwyneth Herbert

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Edith Piaf - Le Chasseur de l'Hotel

Loane

record you were looking for the longest

Mine!

Chris Carrier

5 favorite drinks

Beer, one of my favourites is called «chouffe ...

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Nikki - Notice Me

James Pants

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Laibach - Opus Dei

Bill Adler

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

Woolfy

a record you fell in love to
Astrud Gilberto - The Girl From Ipanema

Audie Darling

favorite band hailing from the city?

I don’t really know a lot about ...

Beautiful Swimmers

you surf the internet?

A: Probably gonna be a bunch of jams ...

Ian Hart

a record you fell in love to
Love - Forever Changes

Pilooski

your party anthem
Prince - Erotic City

DJ Touché

No. 9

«The New York Ripper» (Lucio Fulci, 1982). An ...

Howlin' Rain

the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

Kurt Maloo

you ride a bicycle?
Air (featuring Francoise Hardy) - Jeanne

Ingrid Olava

favorite building?

Right now: the new Opera. There are many ...

Glen Johnson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite books

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

Midlake

a song that reminds your friends of you
Billy Joel - Honesty

These New Puritans

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

Syd Matters

you drive a car late at night?
Mogwai - C.O.D.Y. (Come On Die Young)

Erol Alkan

you prepare for an important date?
The Faces - You Can Make Me Dance Sing Or Any Old Thing...

Spinto Band

you sit in the subway?

No Music. I always listen to the sounds ...

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite cartoon characters

Starscream / Ram Man / The Shredder / Cheetara / Preceptor

Camille

you go to a club?

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

Bush Tetras

record you were looking for the longest
The Stranglers - Golden Brown

Kool & The Gang

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Matmos

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

King Britt

you relax on a beach?
Tears For Fears - The Working Hour

Dennis Kane

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

The Morning Benders

best soundtrack ever
Jean Constantin - The 400 Blows

Cosmin TRG

you feel like 1992?
Getto Daci - Daciada

David Holmes

you prepare for an important date?
Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK

Franz Nicolay

you need to get work done?
Rolo Tomassi - Kasia

Soul Clap

your party anthem
Strafe - Set It Off

Headman

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

Lo Fat Orchestra

first record you bought
Pet Shop Boys - Suburbia

Tiga

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Nicole Willis

take these three CDs/records with you:
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Spellbound

The Golden Filter

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Fever Ray - If I Had A Heart

The Ones

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - You And I

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite places in the world

San Felipe, Mexico / Dharma Yoga Center, NYC / The ...

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite human inventions

Schlummertaste / Gaspedal / Vibrationsalarm / Internet / Sonnenbrille

Luke Solomon

5 favorite magazines

Mojo / Word / Living Etc / Sound On Sound / Total ...

Martin Rev

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

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

I dont really care, it could even be ...

Malachai

you drive a car late at night?
The Mills Brothers

Bobbito Garcia

you sit in a plane?

Headphones sound shitty on planes, too noisy and ...

Our Broken Garden

you come home from the club?

Søren playing his guitar while I’m ...

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
Lubomyr Melnyk

Saint Etienne

first record you remember
The Four Tops - Reach Out I'll Be There

DJ Kent

you play ping-pong?
Ricardo Villalobos - Fizheuer Zieheuer

Micah P. Hinson

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

CALLmeKAT

where was your first flat?

I shared it with a friend, and it ...

Eagles Of Death Metal

you drive a car late at night?
Electric Light Orchestra - Don't Bring Me Down

Windsurf

you take a bubble bath?
Ralf & Florian - Ananas Symphonie

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

record you were looking for the longest
Ruth White - Flowers Of Evil

Bit-tuner

take these three tools with you:

Jagd-Messer (mit Messer ist besser!) / Schaufel (um den ...

Psychic Ills

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

Parlour

a record you fell in love to
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Guinnevere

Alela Diane

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

Julia Franck

learn these three songs by heart:

 Zusätzlich zu denen, die ich kann? Wahrscheinlich ...

Bodies Of Water

first record you remember
«Music Machine»

Mugison

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Shellac - At Action Park

Orishas

you meet your parents?
NG La Banda

Angel Deradoorian

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

Pepe Bradock

best concert you ever attended
Oscar D'Leon

Valery Gore

you are window shopping?
Queen - I Want It All

Chateau Flight

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Holger Czukay

you prepare for an important date?

Nur Terror-Nachrichten.

Mélissa Laveaux

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

The Chap

5 favorite personal tragedies

growing up without the internet / not eating Greek ...

C. Gibbs

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

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
John Carpenter - Assault On Precinct 13

Osborne

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

Steve Mason

a song that reminds your friends of you

I dread to think!

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Gil Scott Heron – New York Is Killing Me

Bing Ji Ling

a song that reminds your friends of you
Luther Vandross - Never Too Much

Sóley

the song to be played at your funeral
Joanna Newsom - On A Good Day

Architecture In Helsinki

best concert you ever attended
The Avalanches

Lhasa

perfect anthem for Montreal
Lhasa - Anyone And Everyone

DJ Vadim

a record you fell in love to
Minnie Riperton - Adventures In Paradise

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you drive a car late at night?
Omar - Feeling You (Henrik Schwarz Remix)

Constance Amiot

a song to seduce you

Any Jimi Hendrix song.

Mooner


Top 10 Cosmic LPs of all time

DJ Hell

you destroy a hotel room?
Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype

Marc Romboy

you walk through a dark forest?
The Cure - Killing An Arab

Turzi

a song that reminds you of school
Noir Désir

Tha 4orce

the song to be played at your funeral
The Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye

Tal Weiss

a song that reminds you of school
Blur - Girls And Boys

Ronny & Renzo

you play ping-pong?

Nicolas: Are you serious...?

Kris Menace

you watch girls go by?
Vikter Duplaix - Morning Fun

Social Disco Club

No. 8
Pam Todd - Let's Get Together (Mr. Chinn's Eternal Love...

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Daft Punk - Homework

Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

Luca C & Brigante

first record you remember
Harry Belafonte - Matilda

Newton Faulkner

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers - I'm Straight

Richard Norris

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

Funkmasters

first record you bought
The Crusaders - Put It Where You Want It

Lucky Soul

you walk in the rain?
Love Unlimited Orchestra - Walking In The Rain (With Th...

Devendra Banhart

you prepare for an important date?
The Espers - The Espers (LP)

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Ron Cornelius - Left Handed Lover

Bebel Gilberto

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - Sun Is Shining

Peter Broderick

a record you fell in love to
Sam Amidon - All Is Well

Yoav

your party anthem
Missy Elliott - Pass That Dutch

The Soulsavers

you sit in a plane?
Johnny Cash - American IV

Cajun Dance Party

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Pavement - Slanted And Enchanted

Yuck

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

Lail Arad

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

Gravenhurst

you are in the sauna?
Antoni Maiovvi - Thorns Of Love

Gilles Peterson

you are on a football field?
A Tribe Called Quest - Can I Kick It?

Erik Truffaz

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - Animal Language

Brasstronaut

you make love?
Kanye West/Jay-Z - Put On (Remix)

In Flagranti

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Hopefully there is a bar so I can ...

Brian Jackson

a song that reminds you of school
Sly & The Family Stone - I Want To Take You Higher

Nicky Siano

you sit in the subway?

I rarely listen to music on the subway ...

The Project Club

you relax on a beach?
The Project Club - Beginnings

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite drinks

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

First Aid Kit

you read a magazine?
Gary Numan

New Young Pony Club

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

I’ve never had to answer an elusive ...

Coldplay

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

Sven Väth

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Frank Sinatra - New York, New York

Toby Tobias

first record you bought
Grandmaster Melle Mel & The Furious Five - Step Off

Memory Band

you go to a club?
Clipse

Architeq

you drive a car late at night?
Ilija Rudman - You Got

Hot Chip

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

Studio

you sit in a plane?
JJ Cale - Travelin' Light

Tim Sweeney

you go to a club?
Billy Ocean - Night (Feel Like Getting Down)

Andreya Triana

your party anthem
Missy Elliot - Get Ur Freak On

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Alex Smoke

you are love sick?
Khonnor - Handwriting

Candi Staton

you sit in the subway?
Barbara Lewis - Hello Stranger

Lotte Kestner

a song that reminds your friends of you
Radiohead - Videotape

Slove

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Candy Says

Telepopmusik

the song to be played at your funeral
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Tahiti 80

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Come Live With Me Angel

Kool Keith

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
S.O.S. Band - Tell Me If You Still Care

Morton Valence

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - The Bed

Ralphi Rosario

perfect anthem for Chicago
Debbie Jacobs - Don't You Want My Love

Gemma Ray

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Candlemass - Mirror Mirror

Simple Kid

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

Karl Bartos

best video clip you ever saw
The Beatles - Penny Lane

Seether

you meet your parents?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Leo Zero

best soundtrack ever
The Life Aquatic

J Rawls

5 favorite instruments

rhodes / vibes / drums / sax / trombone

Kissey Asplund

a song that reminds you of school
Brand New Heavies - Dream On Dreamer

Azari & III

you eat breakfast?
The Velvet Underground - Oh! Sweet Nuthin'

Peter Kruder

you are on a football field?

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

Seelenluft

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Editors

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Owen Paul - My Favourite Waste Of Time

Simone White

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - Master And Everyone

Kalabrese

a song you wish you'd written yourself

Keinen. Auch wenn ich Millionen damit verdient h ...

Panico

learn these three songs by heart:
The Cure - Play For Today

Morgan Geist

you drive a car late at night?

NYC – take the train. But night driving is ...

Magic Arm

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Miles Davis - Round Midnight

Mark E.

you meet your parents?

Smooth FM. They Love it, I love it.

Nedry

the song to be played at your funeral

I dont care, I'll be dead.

Barn Owl

you meet your parents?
Cumbia es en mi terra

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite clubs

The Living Room, NYC / Komedia, Brighton / Start The ...

Yellowman

your liberation anthem
Yellowman - Zungguzungguguzungguzeng

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds your friends of you
Paolo Nutini - Pencil Full Of Lead

Neon Heights

you are in a depressive mood?
James Taylor

James Yorkston

your boozed up anthem

I booze down. 

Prefuse 73

you play ping-pong?
The Mars Volta

Al Kent

the song to be played at your funeral
Ruby Andrews - Just Loving You

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Sitamoia

Linda Lewis

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

A Mountain Of One

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

Caron Wheeler

you prepare for an important date?
Stevie Wonder - Village Ghetto Land

Everything Everything

you sit in the subway?
The Jam - Going Underground

Gary Lucas

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

The Bangles

you go to a club?
Small Faces

Sharon van Etten

you make love?
Portishead - Only You

Shawn Lee

record you were looking for the longest

I'm still looking for it!

Invisible Conga People

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tomokawa Kazuki - Inu

DJ Nu-Mark

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - If I Ain't Got You

Jill Jones

you sit in a plane?
Salif Keita - Tomorrow

Matthew Dear

take these three books along:

Philip K. Dick: «Flow My Tears, the Police ...

Scout Niblett

first record you remember
Rod Stewart
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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

the song to be played at your funeral
Link Wray - Rumble

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Doe Paoro

a song you would use as a ring-tone
1995 Chicago Bulls theme song

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Valery Gore

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

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Sarah Jaffe

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

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