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Xiu Xiu

is the brain child of Jamie Stewart from San Jose, California. Since its inception in 2002 the avant-gard e group released eight proper albums, one live set and a best of («Xiu Xiu for Life: The first 5 Years»). Stewart's current bndmates are multi-instrumentalist Angela Seo and percussionist Ches Smith.

If you were stranded on a deserted island you would...
take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

take these three CDs/records with you:

a complete box set of islamic music / a complete box set of bach / a complete box set of songs of the Hump Back whale

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

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

crime / prostition / drugs

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Questions answered by: Jamie Stewart

Alexandra Hope

you cook?
T. Rex - Down Home Lady

Midlake

your guilty pleasure song
Justin Timberlake - Rock Your Body

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Kenny Chesney - Be As You Are

Wolf People

a record you fell in love to
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Dave Clarke

perfect anthem for Brighton
Stray Cats - Rumble In Brighton

Marius Circus

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

Monday Michiru

you dig for old records?
Miles Davis - So What

Kasper Bjorke

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

Scout Niblett

the song to be played at your funeral
Daniel Johnston - True Love Will Find You In The End

Bosque Brown

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Townes Van Zandt - Marie

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Public Enemy - Fear Of A Black Planet

Junior Boys

your guilty pleasure song

I live guilt free.

Jakob der Lügner

a record you fell in love to
Portishead - Dummy

Kool & The Gang

you are on a football field?

The echo of the pre game and after ...

Howlin' Rain

your ultimate heartbreak song
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Helplessly Hoping

Wall-E

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t have any neighbors!

Nicole Willis

the song to be played at your funeral
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Bad Girl

Lexx

you cook?
Yellow Magic Orchestra - La Femme Chinoise

Magic Arm

you make breakfast?
The Buena Vista Social Club

Ora Cogan

you wake up?
Ben E. King - Amor

Memory Band

you sit in the subway?
Four Tet - Slow Jam

Marc Romboy

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

Audie Darling

best movie that takes place in the city?

The only movies I can think of filmed ...

Osborne

you run naked through a cornfield?
Metallica; Led Zeppelin

Candi Staton

you come home from the club?
The Platters - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Lopazz

you ride a bicycle?
Thin Lizzy

Glen Johnson

first record you bought
The Specials - Too Much Too Young

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Guillaume & The Coutu Dumonts - Saperlipopette (Matt Jo...

Whomadewho

you go to a club?
Ferenc - Yes Sir I Can Hardcore

Kon & Amir

you feel like 1982?
D-Train - You’re The One For Me

Dwele

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

Good Shoes

you need to get work done?
Clor - Love And Pain

First Aid Kit

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Alela Diane - Can You Blame The Sky?

Chromeo

No. 10
Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen

Soul Mekanik

you smuggle diamonds?
Sound 5 - Heavy Transit

Hot Chip

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Explosions In The Sky

you camp in the desert?
Colleen - Floating In The Clearest Night

The Morning Benders

best soundtrack ever
Jean Constantin - The 400 Blows

The Rayographs

first record you bought
Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now

Jean-Michel Jarre

first record you bought
The Shadows - Apache

Cornelius

you run from the cops?
Bon Jovi - Runaway

Terence Bernardo

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Azari & III

you rob a bank?
Body Count - Cop Killer

Suzanne Vega

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You

Windsurf

best concert you ever attended
David Axelrod

Pepe Bradock

record you were looking for the longest
Prince Far I - Cry Tuff Dub Encounter Chapter IV

Jazzanova

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

Michael Reinboth

you ride a bicycle?
Theo Parrish

Ed Harcourt

you need to get work done?
Steve Reich - Six Pianos

Anni Rossi

5 favorite cities

Gothenburg / Los Angeles / New Orleans / Vancouver B.C ...

Tony Carrasco

a song that reminds you of school
Alice Cooper - School’s Out

Quiet Village

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

Sharon van Etten

you take a bubble bath?
Erik Satie - Gymnopédie No.1

Dennis Kane

a song you wish you'd written yourself

See the Willie Nelson.

Nocturnes

first record you bought
Nirvana - In Utero

Joakim

you take a bubble bath?
Saint Tropez - Femmes Fatales

Jimi Jamison

the song to be played at your funeral
Celine Dion & Andrea Bocelli - The Prayer

Ben Watt

best Beatles song

I don’t really like the Beatles.

Living Things

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

Bob Power

your liberation anthem
Sly & The Family Stone - Stand

Morningwood

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Brenda & the Tabulations - Dry Your Eyes

Fol Chen

you cook?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Karolina Stenstöm

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Lilja 4-ever» (2002) by Lukas Moodysson

Brian Jackson

a record you fell in love to
The Delfonics - La La Means I Love You

Cosmo Vitelli

your ultimate heartbreak song
Timi Yuro - It'll Never Be Over For Me

Sandi Thom

you are love sick?
Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up

Peter Broderick

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

Jackpot

you ride a bicycle?
Suicide - Ghostrider

Ilija Rudman

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

White Hinterland

first record you bought
TLC - Crazy Sexy Cool

Heidi

you make love?

I like it to be quiet... hehehehehehe.

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that reminds you of school
Spider Murphy Gang - Skandal Im Sperrbezirk

Bebel Gilberto

the song to be played at your funeral
Cazuza - Brasil

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds you of school
Ruth Brown - Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Trusme

best concert you ever attended
Dwele

Tha 4orce

you are love sick?
Gang Starr - Lovesick

The Ones

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you come home from the club?

A never ending tone in the middle ear ...

Lo Fat Orchestra

your boozed up anthem

Keine Ahnung, wie wärs mit «Durstige M ...

Fingerpicked

No. 19
DJ Shadow feat Little Dragon - Scale It Back (Roc-A-Fel...

Nicky Siano

you drive a car late at night?
Anita Baker

Max Essa

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Jan Akkerman & Kaz Lux - Tranquilizer

The Loose Salute

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - 1000 Dollar Wedding

The Invisible

you take a bubble bath?
D'Angelo - Africa

Erik Truffaz

you cook?
Neil Young - Harvest

Travis

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
The Hives - The Black And White Album

Clare & The Reasons

you sit in the subway?
Loney, Dear - Everything Turns To You

AM


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

My Bee's Garden

best Jacques Brel song
«Ces gens-là»

Apiento

you take a bubble bath?

Just a book in there please. 

Tal Weiss

record you were looking for the longest
The Churchills - Open Up Your Eyes

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Duchess Says

Simone White

your liberation anthem
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Whirlwind Heat

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

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

Mr Scruff

you prepare for an important date?
Brent Dowe - Girl I’ve Got A Date

Architecture In Helsinki

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

Birdy Nam Nam

you come home from the club?

Nothing!!!

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

Cosmin TRG

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Pestilence - Out Of The Body

Wolfmother

you sit in a plane?
The Beatles - Across The Universe

In Flagranti

you run from the cops?

That’s too long ago, I was a ...

Minus 8

you sit in the subway?
Curtis Mayfield - The Underground

The Golden Filter

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Air - Playground Love

Radio 4

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s too depressing.

Hannah Cohen

a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

Bettye Lavette

first record you remember
Art Gentry - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy

Everything Everything

you take a bubble bath?
Michael Jackson - Stranger In Moscow

Kurt Maloo

you prepare for an important date?
Johnny Cash - I Walk The Line

Chris Carrier

5 favorite remixes
Mirco Violi & Fabio Giannelli - Blues Brunch (Seth Trox...

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Sergei Wassiljewitsch Rachmaninow

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite bands you know personally

Chairlift / Pre / Fucked Up / Strange Boys / Monotonix

King Britt

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Digable Planets - Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)

Little Dragon

5 favorite personal belongings

our bodies

Bobbito Garcia

you cook?
Mongo Santamaria - Tenderly

Terry Lynn

favorite place to shag?

That’s personal. Home.

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
Zongamin

N.A.S.A.

you go to a club?
Rick James - Super Freak

The Chap

5 favorite magazines

Trucking / The Chap / Giant Robot / Computer Music / My ...

Magic Mike

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kansas - Dust In The Wind

Gwyneth Herbert

you come home from the club?
Janis Ian - When The Party's Over

Kinski

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Michael Jackson - Rock With You

Bottin

you drive a car late at night?
Digable Planets - Nickel Bags

Smudo

you cook?
Louis Prima

Karl Culley

your party anthem
PFM - Danny's Song

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in the subway?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

Duke Special

a record you fell in love to
Simon & Garfunkel - For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her

Invisible Conga People

you are in the sauna?
Asakawa Maki - Akai Hashi

Ost & Kjex

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Cornelis Vreeswijk - Brev Från Kolonien

Mugison

5 favorite things that make you sexy

when I take a shower / when I relax ...

Andy Gill

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Paul Weller

Tim Sweeney

you take a bubble bath?
Dr. Demento - Fish Heads

Tanya Stephens

you ride a bicycle?
Johnny P - Bike Back

Andreya Triana

perfect anthem for London
The Invisible - London Girl

Neon Heights

you take a bubble bath?
Unlimited Touch - I Hear Music In The Streets

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Geto Boys

Jill Jones

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Aphex Twin - Windowlicker

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
John Cage - 4:33

Valery Gore

you prepare for an important date?
Jamie Lidell - When I Come Back Around

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
Joe Higgs & Augustus Pablo - Creation

Kid Koala

you are on the tour bus?
Willie Nelson - On The Road Again

Cortney Tidwell

No. 10
Sebadoh - Harmacy

Morgan Geist

you meet your parents?

Silence.

Fanfarlo

a record you fell in love to
Big Star - Thirteen

Rebelski

you drive a car late at night?
Broadcast - Come On Let's Go

Heavy

you paint your apartment?
Lipps Inc. - Funky Town

Kaos

you come home from the club?
Ash Ra Temple

New Young Pony Club

you fall asleep?

Can’t listen to music when I’m ...

Heidi Happy

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

Lotte Kestner

a song to seduce you
D'Angelo - Voodoo

Todd Terje

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

Angel Deradoorian

record you were looking for the longest
Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti

Thieves Like Us

you are love sick?

I’m always love sick. So whatever is ...

Michael Mayer

perfect anthem for Cologne
De Räuber - Denn wenn et Trömmelche jeht

Doe Paoro

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band – Ophelia

Orishas

you paint your apartment?

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

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite cities

Bridgetown / London / Tokyo / Lille / Pisa

Hannah Scott

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars?

Yuck

5 favorite records
Trans Am - The Surveillance

DJ Nu-Mark

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

DJ Kent

you make love?
Sylvia - Pillow Talk

My Morning Jacket

you destroy a hotel room?
Nirvana - Territorial Pissings

Empire Of The Sun

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Southern Man

Ian Hart

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

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Big Star - Holocaust

Daddy-O

you relax on a beach?
Yanni - Meditation Nightingale

Skull Defekts

take these three DVDs along:

Kenneth Anger’s complete works. Need to get ...

Howling Bells

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

Yacht

No. 3
Milli Vanilli - Girl You Know It's True

Dynamite Deluxe

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

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Pharoah Sanders - Naima

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cities

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

John Foxx

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Howlin' Wolf - Smokestacks Lightnin'

Barn Owl

your ultimate heartbreak song
Buck Owens - Cryin' Time

Caron Wheeler

your boozed up anthem
Tweet - Boogie 2Nite

Our Broken Garden

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Brasstronaut

you sit in a plane?
Sigur Ros - Myrkur (Von Remix Version)

Phil Mison

the song to be played at your funeral
Seigen Ono - Julia

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Efterklang

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

Syd Matters

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

Faust

record you were looking for the longest

Sorry, habe nie Platten gesucht. Alles dem Zufall ...

Cazals

record you were looking for the longest
The Action - I'll Keep Holding On

Riccio

perfect anthem for Bologna
Candi Staton - When You Wake Up Tomorrow

VV Brown

you need to get work done?

Silence. I sometimes like silence to think.

Turzi

first record you bought
Sonic Youth - Dirty

Charles Webster

you come home from the club?
John Beltran - Ten Days Of Blue

Erobique

a song that reminds your friends of you
John Paul Young - Love Is In The Air

Mouse On Mars

your guilty pleasure song
Whitesnake - Here I Go Again

David Morales

you come home from the club?
Kool & The Gang - Summer Madness

Holy Ghost!

you make love?

A: Is that the same as having sex?

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you need to get work done?
Bohren & Der Club Of Gore - Maximum Black

Franz Nicolay

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

Alan Oldham

No. 6
Anything by Paul Pope

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Black Devil Disco Club

you walk in the rain?

No need for anything but the music of ...

David Holmes

you make love?
Portishead - Portishead

Kinky

5 favorite instruments

Moog Rogue / Fender Telecaster / Roland 808 Drum Machine ...

Morpheus

you relax on a beach?
Robert Wyatt - Sea Song

Dillon

you make love?

Regengeräusche. Also sicherlich keine Musik. Meistens hat ...

Peter Kruder

you run naked through a cornfield?
Buddy Guy - I Love The Life I Live

Newton Faulkner

No. 8
Thomas Leeb - Riddle

Gary Lucas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - All Summer Long

Al McKay

you go to a club?
Beyoncé

Headless Heroes

you prepare for an important date?
Bruce Springsteen - It's Hard To Be A Saint In The City

Luca C & Brigante

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Etnica - Tribute

Prince Language

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Came In Through The Bathroom Window

Prefuse 73

you drive a car late at night?

What car?

The Earlies

last record bought
Chicago - Chicago Transit Authority

Mechanical Bride

you are at the hairdresser?
Beck - Missing

ESG

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

DJ Vadim

you wake up?
Q-Tip - Gettin Up

Metronomy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jurassic 5

Rod Thomas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Lovefingers

the song to be played at your funeral
Erik Satie - Gymnopedies #1

Trans Am

you work in the garden?

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

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

Ronny & Renzo

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Arcade Fire - My Heart Is An Apple

Love Inks

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Oh! Darling

The Fray

favorite restaurant?

An Italian restaurant named «Frasca». It’s actually ...

Moonboots

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Waterboys - When Ye Go Away

Yoav

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Gravenhurst

you ride a bicycle?

I shouldn’t ride a bicycle for the ...

Minotaur Shock

you prepare for an important date?
Steely Dan

Sibrydion

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

The Emperor Machine

you ride a bicycle?
Hawkwind - Silver Machine

Linda Lewis

first record you remember
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic

Mark Archer

a record you fell in love to
Forgemasters - Track With No Name

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
Depeche Mode

Howe Gelb

take these three DVDs along:

Lost (the 1st season) / Lost (the 2nd season ...

Tim Mälzer

get these three pets:

Hund / Kuh / Huhn

José James

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

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite books

Parahansa Yogananda: «Autobiography of a Yogi» / Swami Sivananda ...

George Duke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The only music that makes me depressed is ...

Caribou

perfect anthem for London
Zed Bias - Neighbourhood

Telepopmusik

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any french pop music.

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite books

Matthew Klam: «Sam The Cat» / William Poundstone: «Big ...

Mélissa Laveaux

first record you bought
Aaliyah - Age Ain't Nothing But A Number

Theo Parrish

you go to a club?

Well, there's no particular songs but a ...

Saint Etienne

you paint your apartment?
Dexys Midnight Runners - Let's Make This Precious

Ilya Santana

you are love sick?
Idris Muhammad - For Your Love

Boom Bip

you drive a car late at night?
Cluster - Marzipan

Grizzly Bear

you are love sick?
Björk - Cocoon

Zambri

you walk in the rain?
Puccini - Nessun Dorma

Lloyd Cole

perfect anthem for New York
Richard Hell & The Voidoids - Blank Generation

Meret Becker

the song to be played at your funeral

Viel Musik und Walter Schmiedinger soll die Grabrede ...

Large Professor

5 favorite records
Tom Scott - Honeysuckle Breeze

Plum

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

warehouse parties / street art / the choice of stuff ...

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm So Tired

Casual

you go to a club?
Lil Scrappy

The Miserable Rich

you destroy a hotel room?
Beethoven - 5th Symphony

Bit-tuner

take these three DVDs along:

«Lost Highway» von David Lynch /  «2001: A Space ...

Stratus

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

US3

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Million Stylez

favorite building?

Globen. Hoping that I will perform there one ...

Zohra

you prepare for an important date?
Fat Boy Slim - Right Here Right Now

Bomb The Bass

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

Anja Schneider

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jeff Samuel - Knob (Steve Bug Remix)

Chris Coco

you cook?
Astrud Gilberto - So Nice (Summer Samba)

Panico

No. 8
Café Tacuba - Re

Kathryn Williams

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Studio

you prepare for an important date?
William Pitt - City Lights

A Touch Of Class

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk

Dego

you sit in the subway?
Company Flow - Funcrusher Plus (LP)

Ame

you are in a depressive mood?
Can - She Brings The Rain

Sumner Brothers

you play ping-pong?
James Brown - The Payback

Belle & Sebastian

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Billy Boys

Justus Köhncke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Jeglicher Drum & Bass.

Horace Andy

you play ping-pong?

I haven’t play that for years.

Lucky Soul

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

Art Brut

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Get Back

Marit Bergman

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

Maybe a gardener at Bergianska trädgården ...

Pastor

a record you fell in love to
Espen Lind - When Susannah Cries

Lhasa

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bob Dylan - It's Not Dark Yet

Higamos Hogamos

you wake up?
Devo - Uncontrollable Urge

The Priscillas

your party anthem
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Spinto Band

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

Manuel Tur

first record you bought
Alex Gopher - Party People

Captain Sensible

take these three books along:

Martin Strong: «The Great Psychedelic Discography» / Charles Darwin ...

Matthew Herbert

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

Mark E.

you are love sick?
Nick Berry - Every Loser Wins

Seether

No. 8
Tool - Opiate

Phenomenal Handclap Band

best concert you ever attended
Daft Punk

Kool Keith

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Mary J. Blige - I'm Going Down

Anne Clark

you play lego?
Stephen Schweyen - Breaking Out

Marissa Nadler

your boozed up anthem
Guns N' Roses - Estranged

Jesh

No. 9
Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie & The Infinite Sadnes...

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - The World Keeps Turning

Port O'Brien

you play a game of chess?
E-40 - U And Dat

Joan As Police Woman

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Animal Collective - My Girls

Interpol

you sit in a plane?
J Dilla - Geek Down

Shakespeares Sister

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rose Royce - Love Don’t Live Here Anymore

Tridact

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stooges - I Wanna Be Your Dog

Funkmasters

your sunday morning song
Booker T. & The MG’s - Groovin'

White Denim

you come home from the club?
Herbie Hancock - Rain Dance

Moving Units

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dr. Dre - 2001

M.A.N.D.Y.

you are on a football field?

I don't play football anymore.

Alter Ego

best video clip you ever saw
Blur - Girls And Boys

Papst & Abstinenzler

you feel like 1982?
ABC - The Look Of Love

John Klemmer

you run naked through a cornfield?

If I want to float instead of run ...

Telephones

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

Beautiful Swimmers

you surf the internet?

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

Nedry

best concert you ever attended

Festival: Day 1 Rock Werchter 2003 with Bj ...

Chromatics

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Three 6 Mafia - Stay Fly

Bodies Of Water

a song that reminds you of school
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem Mass / Dies Irae

Vashti Bunyan

take these three DVDs along:

«Expresso Bongo» – a film about the music business ...

Rainer Trüby

record you were looking for the longest
Erasmo Carlos & Os Tremendoes - E Os Tremendoes

Kid Loco

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

Afrika Bambaataa

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

Mungolian Jetset

you prepare for an important date?
Frank Sinatra - I've Got You Under My Skin

Beverley Knight

you come home from the club?
Sam Cooke

Zwicker

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Bernard Herrmann - Love Scene

Omar

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Seelenluft

a record you fell in love to
Burt Bacharach - The Look Of Love

The Project Club

you sit in a plane?
Air - Universal Traveler

Chris & Cosey

first record you remember
The Laughing Policeman

A Mountain Of One

a song you wish you'd written yourself
T. Rex - Cosmic Dancer

The Juan MacLean

No. 7
Lil’ Louis - French Kiss

CALLmeKAT

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reconstruction» and «Allegro». Both by Christoffer Boe. I ...

Rocko Schamoni

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

Auf der Strasse, am Hafen, bei den grossen ...

Tiago

you come home from the club?
Endless Boogie - Endless Boogie

Black Angels

perfect anthem for Austin
The Black Angels - The Sniper At The Gates Of Heaven

Tracey Thorn

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rufus Wainwright

Brennan Green

you run naked through a cornfield?

Either things are going really well or really ...

Peter, Bjorn & John

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

Constance Amiot

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

A summer on the road, listening to a ...

The Good Natured

take these three DVDs along:

«Austin Powers» by Jay Roach / «Brokeback Mountain» by ...

Woodpigeon

5 favorite bands that hail from Calgary

Chad Van Gaalen / The Consonant C / Women / Honeybear ...

Vetiver

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Peanut Butter Wolf

you are love sick?
Too Short

The Phantom Band

first record you remember
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tracks Of My Tears

Boozoo Bajou

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - EMI

Hacienda

the song to be played at your funeral
Kreisler - Liebesleid

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite instruments

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

Chateau Flight

record you were looking for the longest

I’m excited by so many records, I ...

Steve Mason

your party anthem
Kaos - Definition Of Love

Kathy Zimmer

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

Brothers Of End

you are in the sauna?
22-Pistepirkko - Birdy

Lindstrom

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Eagles - Hotel California

Little Jackie

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Radiohead - OK Computer

James Pants

the song to be played at your funeral
The sound of seals

Horse Meat Disco

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian / Butt magazine / iD... Politics, porn and ...

Drugstore

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

Jesper Dahlbäck

where was your first flat?

A small space under a record store.

Trevor Jackson

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

Tom Vek

you cook?
Gonzales - Gogol

Cajun Dance Party

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

Gilles Peterson

you ride a bicycle?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Trentemoller

you make breakfast?
Brian Eno - Thursday Afternoon

David Rodigan

No. 8
The Clarendonians - Rudie Bam Bam

Psychic Ills

you wake up?
Tibetian Ritual Music - Offering To The Saviour Gompo

The Jackets

the song to be played at your funeral
Edith Piaf - Non, je ne regrette rien

Nick Chacona

best concert you ever attended

Milli Vanilli. Just kidding.

Yellowman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Yellowman - Nobody Move Nobody Get Hurt

Coyote

you need to get work done?
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Work

Odawas

your sunday morning song
Bob Martin - Midwest Farm Disaster

Bill Callahan

first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties

Mirror Mirror

you are at the hairdresser?
Willow Smith - Whip My Hair

Anna Kashfi

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

Mooner

No. 3
Vangelis - See You Later

Pyrolator

you come home from the club?
Nightmares On Wax - Les Nuits

Ray Mang

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

Georg Levin

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Ordinary Pain

Headman

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Whiskey In The Jar

Marcus Bonfanti

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Hickox - Let Me Be Your Lover

Sons And Daughters

you run naked through a cornfield?
Dinosaur L - In The Cornbelt

Melanie C

5 favorite human inventions

Phone / TV / Car / Aeroplane / iPod

DJ Nature

best soundtrack ever
James Brown - Black Caesar

Barbara Carlotti

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

Coldplay

first record you bought
Postman Pat

Future Beat Alliance

a record you fell in love to

I have not found love yet! 

Johnossi

what should one eat when in the city?

J: Meatballs with mashed potatoes, lingoberry at «Prinsen ...

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal victories

The birth of my daughter in 2006 / Doing ...

Penguin Prison

the song to be played at your funeral
John Cage - 4:33

Mystery Jets

you wake up?
Patrick Wolf - To The Lighthouse

Nils Frahm

you are love sick?
Chet Baker - Chet Baker Sings

Mark Richardson

you are love sick?
U2 - One

Motor City Drum Ensemble

first record you bought
The Awakening - Mirage

Dollskabeat

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Ryuichi Sakamoto

Sarah Jaffe

a song to seduce you
The Weeknd - The Morning

Tahiti 80

you play ping-pong?
Marcos Valle - Garra

Al Kent

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite human inventions

raps / ninja gaiden / Miami / babes / Daft Punk

Leon Ware

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Erroll Garner - Misty

Polly Scattergood

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

Air

a record you fell in love to
The Strokes - Is This It?

Camille

you take a bubble bath?
Marilyn Monroe - Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friends

Micah P. Hinson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Roy Orbison - Crying

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you wake up?

Den Song des Tagesanbruchs... «wann stehst Du denn ...

Morton Valence

you sit in a plane?
Big Bopper

Mugwump

you sit in the subway?
B12

Alexander Robotnick

you sit in the subway?
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Lucky Luke

a song that reminds you of school
Kim Wilde - Kids In America

The Soulsavers

you make love?
Spain - The Blue Moods of Spain

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite human inventions

Wurlitzer electric piano / Fender telecaster / the toaster / the ...

Stefan Goldmann

you wake up?

Keinen. Ich weiss Ruhe wirklich zu schätzen ...

Jacob Golden

your party anthem
ABBA - Dancing Queen

James Murphy

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Martin Rev

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod and I ...

John Daly

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Captain Beefheart / Pharoah Sanders / Dan Aykroyd

C. Gibbs

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Elliott Smith

Division Of Laura Lee

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
The Beach Boys - Sail On Sailor

Jesse Lenat

you sit in the subway?
Jesse Lenat - Heal

When Saints Go Machine

you prepare for an important date?
Broadcast - Come On Let's Go

Race Horses

you ride a bicycle?
Deerhoof - The Tears And Music Of Love

Gossip

you make love?
10cc - I'm Not in Love

Shawn Lee

record you were looking for the longest

I'm still looking for it!

Loane

a song you would send over the ocean
Romy Schneider & Claude Sautet - La Chanson d'Hélène

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Milanese

Beppe Loda

you come home from the club?

A lot of different songs. It depends in ...

Alex Smoke

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

Alela Diane

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Loudon Wainwright III - The Swimming Song

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

Paul Frick

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Edgard Varèse - Amériques

Renegade Soundwave

a song to seduce you
Matt Monro - On Days Like These

Pink Skull

your sunday morning song
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

Sebastien Tellier

a song that reminds you of school
George Michael - Faith

Ashley Beedle

you sit in the subway?
Warriors Soundtrack

Gemma Ray

you meet your parents?
The Shangri-Las - The Train From Kansas City

Young Knives

take these three CDs/records with you:
Aphrodite’s Child - 666

Social Disco Club

No. 10
Mirror People - Echo Life (Social Disco Club Remix)

Treefight For Sunlight

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

The Bangles

you take a bubble bath?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Comanechi

you relax on a beach?
Pavement - Crooked Rain Crooked Rain

Rumer

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

Charlotte Hatherley

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

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Elbow

Parlour

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Leonard Cohen - Everybody Knows

Ingrid Olava

favorite club?

2nd floor of Internasjonalen and Cafe Mono

The Bees

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Boards Of Canada - Zoetrope

Robin Saville

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Here Come The Warm Jets

El-P

first record you remember
a Muppet Show record

Tiga

you sit in a plane?
Depeche Mode - Tora! Tora! Tora!

Final Fantasy

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

Defend Moscow

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

Defari

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - The Makings Of You

Emma Tricca

your sunday morning song
The Lemonheads - The Outdoor Type

2raumwohnung

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

Bars / Clubs / Gallerien

Dani Siciliano

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I don’t know. In England we don ...

Jay Jay Johanson

you ride a bicycle?
The Modern Jazz Quartet

Lone Wolf

record you were looking for the longest
Scott Walker - Scott 4

Simple Kid

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Raspberry Beret

Editors

you pretend to be married?

I’d let the lady decide.

We Are Wolves

take these three DVDs along:

«Down By Law» by Jim Jarmush, with Tom ...

Padded Cell

you take a bubble bath?
Kelley Polar - Love Songs Of The Hanging Gardens (LP)

Wooden Birds

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

Rich Medina

a record you fell in love to
Keith Sweat - Make It Last Forever

!!!

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sonic Youth - The Wonder

Like A Stuntman

you feel lonely?
Station17 - Ich Kann Dich Immer Verstehen

Still Going

first record you bought
Serge Gainsbourg - Love On The Beat

Fiona Daniel

you drive a car late at night?
Tracy Chapman - Fast Car

Kissogram

a record you fell in love to
The Devil’s Anvil

Lail Arad

you walk in the rain?
tUnE-yArDs – Sunlight

Pearly Gates

the song to be played at your funeral
Pearly Gates - Action

Gnod

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something

DJ Cherrystones

you take a bubble bath?
Can - Future Days

Ada

learn these three songs by heart:
America - A Horse With No Name

Leo Zero

perfect anthem for London
Bang The Party - Release Your Body

KT Tunstall

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Editors - The Back Room

DJ Touché

No. 7

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

Julia Franck

take these three CDs/records with you:
Arvo Pärt - Alina

Ruede Hagelstein

you come home from the club?
Junip - To The Grain

Justice

5 favorite drinks

Coca Cola / Breizh Cola /Afri Cola /Muslim Cola ...

Soul Clap

record you were looking for the longest
Mousse T. - The More I Get The More I Want

Soft Rocks

you run naked through a cornfield?
Vytas Brenner - Caracas Para Locos

Wally Badarou

your boozed up anthem
Weather Report - Birdland

James Yorkston

a song you would use as a ring-tone

A different generation, I’m afraid. 

Datarock

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
JR Ewing

Cosmo

5 favorite records
David Bowie - Low

DJ Hell

you take a bubble bath?
Franz Schubert - Ave Maria

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds your friends of you
George Formby - When I'm Cleaning Windows

Molly Wagger

5 favorite clubs

Cuckoos Nest / Bongo / Jack of Clubs / Opium / Liquid ...

Kevin Saunderson

which person from the city you like the most?

The Electrifying Mojo. He was a radio personality ...

Annie

you cook?
Madonna - Into The Groove

DJ Mehdi

best concert you ever attended
Prince; Public Enemy; The Roots; M; Mary J. Blige

Shitdisco

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

Kelli Ali

you need to get work done?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - BTTB

Irvine Welsh

a song that reminds you of school
David Bowie - Starman

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Woolfy

your sunday morning song
Woolfy - A Pint A Day

Chelonis R. Jones

you fall asleep?
The Smiths - Asleep

J Rawls

5 favorite MCs

Wordsworth / Piakhan / BJ Digby / Jay Z / Pase Rock

Malachai

you drive a car late at night?
The Mills Brothers

Apache Beat

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Colder

No. 7
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

Ian Pooley

you go to a club?
Phoenix - Too Young

Justine D

5 favorite records
John Coltrane - Blue Train

Wooden Shjips

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Chubby Parker - King Kong Kitchie Kitchie Ki-Me-O

Van She

5 favorite personal victories

Being born / Breaking the sound barrier in a ...

Cypress Hill

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Busta Rhymes - It's A Party

Aaron Wright

your guilty pleasure song
ABBA - S.O.S.

The Late Greats

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Luke Solomon

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

Bill Brewster

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

Sam Amidon

5 favorite instruments

banjo / banjo / banjo / banjo / banjo

Chuck D

you make love?

60’s music.

Bloc Party

you take a bubble bath?
Coldplay - Parachutes

Senor Coconut

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

Circlesquare

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Santo & Johnny - Sleep Walk

Whitehouse

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

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Jonny L - This Time (Carl Craig Remix)

Miss Platnum

you wake up?

Nichts!

Oyvind Morken

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Sondre Lerche

you take a bubble bath?
Chet Baker - You'd Better Go Now

Glass Candy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Rich Boy - Throw Some Ds

Leroy Burgess

your boozed up anthem

Don’t remember. Was drunk. Depends on my ...

David Pajo

take these three tools with you:

A Philips head screw driver / Some hand towels ...

Baikonour

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

Droog

you are love sick?
The Smiths - Girlfriend In A Coma

Ratatat

you play a game of chess?
Slayer - Angel Of Death

Kissey Asplund

you prepare for an important date?
James Brown - Superbad

Bill Adler

your sunday morning song
Etta James - A Sunday Kind Of Love

Hatcham Social

your sunday morning song
Buddy Holly - It Doesn't Matter Anymore

These New Puritans

you rob a bank?
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

Munk

you drive a car late at night?

Al Jaazyra.

Sandro Perri

you come home from the club?

Silence.

Ralphi Rosario

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing

Olafur Arnalds

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you drive a car late at night?
Melt Banana - Shield For Your Eyes, A Beast In The Well

Slove

you feel like 1982?
Taxi-Girl - Mannequin

Kris Menace

you smuggle diamonds?
The Who - Eminence Front

The Diaphanoids

you feel like 1982?

Nu electro shit... too many artists and labels ...

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Gus Gus - Anthem

Toby Tobias

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Round Table Knights

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

Karl Bartos

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Das interessiert mich nicht. Ein Klingelton ist wie ...

Gary Numan

first record you bought
Hank Williams - Greatest Hits

Daniel Wang

perfect anthem for New York
Odyssey - Native New Yorker

Matthew Dear

your sunday morning song
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Jonathan Wilson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Guinnevere

Glimpse

5 favorite English words

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

Electric 6

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

Richard Hawley

you wake up?

The songs my children sing to me.

Kalabrese

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Justus Köhncke - Timecode (Lexx Edit)

Jacques Renault

No. 11
The Kinks - All Day And All Of The Night

Alva Noto

you relax on a beach?
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite TV shows

«Agatha Christie's Poirot/Marple». I find these ...

Broken Social Scene

take these three CDs/records with you:
John Coltrane - Ascension

Devendra Banhart

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

No Age

you rob a bank?
The Germs - We Must Bleed

Chikinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - Moon Safari

Max Tundra

you need to get work done?
Familjen - Det Snurrar I Min Skalle

Oneida

you wake up?

None. I don't listen to music in ...

Bush Tetras

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Lennon - Imagine

The Battle Of Land And Sea

your ultimate heartbreak song
Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty - Stop Draggin' My Heart Aroun...

Eagles Of Death Metal

you ride a bicycle?
Ruby & The Romantics - Our Day Will Come

Sóley

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

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Chrome Hoof

a song that reminds your friends of you
Chris De Burgh

Max Romeo

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Cooke - Only Sixteen

Dollboy

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bruce Springsteen - Highway Patrolman

James Holden

the song to be played at your funeral
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Tindersticks

first record you remember
Doris Day - Once I Had A Secret Love

Ewan Pearson

best concert you ever attended
The Blue Nile

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you take a bubble bath?
Bernard Herrmann - Psycho OST

Shine 2009

you sit in the subway?
The Beta Band - Squares

Matmos

you need to get work done?
Nurse With Wound - Soliloquy for Lilith

Dan Michaelson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Etta James - I'd Rather Go Blind

Swahili Blonde

you walk in the rain?
George Gershwin - Rhapsody In Blue

The Shortwave Set

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I like to think this is a song ...

Holger Czukay

you cook?

Ohne Musik schmeckts besser.

Dominique Leone

first record you remember
«Shoo Fly, Don't Bother Me»

Erol Alkan

you are on a football field?
The Stone Roses - This Is The One

Unconventional Science

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Most anything coming out of Orlando.

The Revenge

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Fagen - I.G.Y.

Fujiya & Miyagi

a record you fell in love to
Pavement - Slanted And Enchanted
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

perfect anthem for New York
Gang Gang Dance

+more

Doe Paoro

your sunday morning song
Desmond Dekker – Israelites

+more

Valery Gore

you sit by a camp fire?
Ellen McIlwaine - Can't Find My Way Home (Steve Winwood cover)

+more

Sarah Jaffe

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

+more