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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

Chikinki

first record you remember
Sergei Prokofiev - Romeo And Juliet

Chuck D

you wake up?

Any new song.

Beverley Knight

you come home from the club?
Sam Cooke

Ewan Pearson

your party anthem
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Bill Brewster

you are on a football field?
Yesterdays New Quintent - Footprints

Gwyneth Herbert

you take a bubble bath?
Joseph Marie Canteloube - Bailero from Chants d'Auvergn...

Rainer Trüby

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

Brennan Green

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I want them to be calm. This is ...

Chromatics

a song that reminds you of school
Def Leppard

Nicky Siano

your ultimate heartbreak song
Betty Wright - If You Love Me Like You Say You Love Me

Linda Lewis

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

Ost & Kjex

you paint your apartment?
Motörhead - Eat The Rich

The Invisible

5 favorite animals

owl / elephant / dog / lion / dinosaur

Cornelius

you prepare for an important date?
Date Course Pentagon Royal Garden - Structure

James Holden

a record you fell in love to
Lamb - Gorecki

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three CDs/records with you:
Robert Mitchum - Calypso Is Like So

Matmos

get these three pets:

a Rat / a Peregrine Falcon / an Ocelot

Still Going

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Rolling Stones - Love In Vain

Richard Norris

you make love?
Can - Yoo Doo Right

Seelenluft

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Bucketheads - These Sounds Fall Into My Mind

DJ Touché

No. 1

«Cannibal Holocaust» (Ruggero Deodato, 1979). Of all the ...

Marit Bergman

first record you remember
Alphaville - Forever Young

Howe Gelb

take these three games along:

Texas Hold Em / Tahoe Hold Em / Omaha

Psychic Ills

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Richard Strauss - Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Alan Vega - Saturn Strip

Whirlwind Heat

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Then I play drums, ukulele & sing through a ...

Martin Rev

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Well, anything would work where I live. That ...

Prince Language

you feel like 1982?
Malcolm McLaren - World's Famous Supreme Team

Heavy

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Prince - Tick, Tick, Bang

Fiona Daniel

you had enough of this world?

Ui... Ich glaube, dann höre ich etwas ...

Johnossi

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

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

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite place to shag?

Why not try the top of Obervatoirelunden with ...

Bill Adler

first record you bought
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Alela Diane

first record you bought
The Shangri-Las

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your boozed up anthem
«99 Bottles Of Beers On The Wall»

Prefuse 73

a song that reminds your friends of you

Probably something I made over the years.

2raumwohnung

get these three pets:

Hund / Huhn / Schaf

Chrome Hoof

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song by Coldplay.

Justine D

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

Rumer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Come Together

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Sonic Youth - NYC Ghosts & Flowers

John Klemmer

first record you remember
Nat King Cole

Audie Darling

favorite sound in the city?

Crickets. And on that note, fireflies don’t ...

Motor City Drum Ensemble

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

Al Kent

perfect song to end a party with
Four Below Zero - My Baby's Got E.S.P.

Little Dragon

5 favorite personal belongings

our bodies

Efterklang

a record you fell in love to
Jeff Buckley - Grace

El-P

you fall asleep?

Never happens.

Pastor

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

Port O'Brien

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

Brothers Of End

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Brigitte Bardot - Une Histoire De Plage

Wolfmother

you meet your parents?
Bob Marley

Barbara Carlotti

you sit by a camp fire?
White Noise - Firebird

Bettye Lavette

your party anthem
T Baby - Whit It Baby

Charlotte Hatherley

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

Anne Clark

you come home from the club?

I don’t remember.

Devendra Banhart

you drive a car late at night?
White Magic - Through The Sun Door

Bobbito Garcia

you go to a club?
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

When Saints Go Machine

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I wouldn't be listening to music. I ...

The Hidden Cameras

the song to be played at your funeral
Scott Walker - My Death

James Pants

your sunday morning song
Allan Holdsworth - Mac Man

Morpheus

a song that reminds you of school
Simon & Garfunkel - Old Friends / Books Ends

Good Shoes

you are in a depressive mood?
The Knife - Heartbeats

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite human inventions

turntable / computer / motorcycle / sex for pleasure / the book

Yoav

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Race Horses

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

C. Gibbs

record you were looking for the longest
This Mortal Coil

Peter Broderick

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

Karolina Stenstöm

what should one eat when in the city?

Falafel

The Shortwave Set

your liberation anthem
Beastie Boys - Fight For Your Right

Mavis Staples

your party anthem
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Doe Paoro

a song that reminds your friends of you
Mary J Blige – I’m Going Down

Quiet Village

you drive a car late at night?
John Carpenter - Escape From New York

Tal Weiss

best soundtrack ever
Benoit Charest - The Triplets Of Belleville

Peanut Butter Wolf

you want to disturb your neighbours?

My 666 mix. I was on a flight ...

Morningwood

you make love?
Motörhead

Andreya Triana

record you were looking for the longest
Andreya Triana - Lost Where I Belong

Gossip

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

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite books

Shel Silverstein: «Where The Sidewalk Ends» / William Shakespeare ...

The Priscillas

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

Invisible Conga People

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Les Rallizes Denudes - Otherwise My Conviction

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite personal tragedies

Nothing favorable. Death of loved ones (more than ...

Alexander Robotnick

you sit in a plane?
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

Pearly Gates

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

The Bees

you sit in a plane?
Erykah Badu - The Healer

Architecture In Helsinki

first record you bought
Nirvana - In Utero

Dan Michaelson

first record you bought
Pet Shop Boys - Disco

Syd Matters

you run naked through a cornfield?
Frank Black - Parry The Wind High, Low

Orishas

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh! I listen to the ghosts, of course ...

Coldplay

first record you bought
Postman Pat

Moving Units

a song that reminds you of school
Quiet Riot - Bang Your Head

Justice

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

Wordsworth

a record you fell in love to
R. Kelly - 12 Play (LP)

Zwicker

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Tom Waits - King Kong

Love Inks

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

Zambri

you drive a car late at night?
Bear In Heaven - You Do You

Bing Ji Ling

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Leroy Burgess

your ultimate heartbreak song
Thomas Dolby - Budapest By Blimp

Dillon

you miss Berlin?
Milva - Alexanderplatz

Everything Everything

perfect anthem for Manchester
Everything Everything - Suffragette Suffragette

Windsurf

you are in a depressive mood?
Sun Ra - Lanquidity

Clare & The Reasons

record you were looking for the longest

Sadly, in this day and age, you can ...

Luca C & Brigante

you wake up?
Burt Bacharach - Are You There (With Another Girl)

Mugison

5 favorite cities

Isafjordur (you got to like where you live ...

Jakob der Lügner

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Zachary Richard - La ballade de Jean Batailleur

Soul Mekanik

you need to get work done?
LNR - Work It To The Bone

Emma Tricca

you walk in the rain?
Joni Mitchell - Marcie

Marissa Nadler

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

Alan Oldham

No. 4
«Strange Days»

The Morning Benders

your sunday morning song
Nico - The Fairest Of The Seasons

Air

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Large Professor

5 favorite Marley Marl productions
KRS-One - Hip Hop Lives

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you are love sick?
Deep Forest - Marta's Song

Irvine Welsh

a song that reminds you of school
David Bowie - Starman

Modeselektor

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Strassenbahn / Bus / Flugzeug (Lufthansa) / Taxi / Fahrrad

Erik Truffaz

No. 5
Johann Sebastian Bach - Matthäus-Passion

Lucky Luke

your liberation anthem
Madonna - Into The Groove

Oneida

you prepare a candle light dinner?

I haven’t prepared a candle lit dinner.

Young Knives

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

pubs / art galleries / my friends

Kool & The Gang

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

Brasstronaut

you drive into the country?
The Beach Boys - You Still Believe In Me

Social Disco Club

No. 5
The Persuader - Slussen (Go Dub Mix by Erot)

Jacques Renault

No. 9
Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love

Richard Hawley

you are love sick?

Never am, mate.

Caron Wheeler

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Stevie Wonder - Pastime Paradise

Plum

what should one eat when in the city?

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

Kathryn Williams

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Lou Reed - Berlin

Papst & Abstinenzler

you rob a bank?
Rosebud - Bank Robbery

Lydia Lunch

you wake up?
Eminem - White America

Newton Faulkner

your boozed up anthem
Gogol Bordello - Start Wearing Purple

Kevin Saunderson

favorite building?

The old train station. It’s classical.

Hannah Cohen

a song that reminds you of school
War - Low Rider

Jimmy Edgar

the song to be played at your funeral

I will have my best friend mix some ...

Tha 4orce

best concert you ever attended
UK Fresh 86 at Wembley

Jonathan Wilson

you destroy a hotel room?
Farmer Dave Scher - Feel Me Baby

Micah P. Hinson

a song you would use as a ring-tone

That's not funny. Ha.

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite movies

«The Odd Couple» von Gene Saks / «Le fabuleux ...

Little Jackie

your boozed up anthem
The Beatles - Come Together

Dani Siciliano

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

The Loose Salute

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - 1000 Dollar Wedding

Memory Band

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

Duke Special

your party anthem
Deee-Lite - Groove Is In The Heart

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
Lenny Kravitz - Let Love Rule

Chromeo

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Bad

Tahiti 80

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Isley Brothers - Love Put Me On The Corner

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you sit in the subway?
Jamie Lidell - Multiply

Peter, Bjorn & John

you wake up?

NYC – The supercool alarm signal on my Sony ...

Wall-E

you go to a club?
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Brian Jackson

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

Ora Cogan

you fall asleep?
Grouper - Heavy Water/I'd Rather Be Sleeping

Soft Rocks

you go fishing?
Steve Poindexter - Work That Mutha Fucker

Olafur Arnalds

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

Riccio

where was your first flat?

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

Caribou

your boozed up anthem

I never drink. And I don’t do ...

Barn Owl

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

Lindstrom

you paint your apartment?
Jeff Wayne - The Fighting Machine

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:
Ryan Adams

Frank Black

take these three tools with you:

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

Pacifika

you sit in the subway?
Ray LaMontagne

Franz Nicolay

record you were looking for the longest
Jagwa Music cassettes

Mirror Mirror

you drive a car late at night?
Wet Look - Drive

Annie

you sit in the subway?
Bjørn Torske - Jeg Vil Være Søppelmann

Georg Levin

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

Wooden Birds

your sunday morning song

Lately it's been the network football theme ...

Anja Schneider

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Computerwelt

Lotte Kestner

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Idaho - To Be The One

Nicole Willis

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

restaurants / doctors / convenience 

Pepe Bradock

you stay in bed?
Maurice Ravel - Pavane Pour une Infante Défunte

Cypress Hill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Boyz II Men - It's So Hard to Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Al McKay

you are in a depressive mood?
Thijs Van Leer - Introspection 1 & 2

Black Devil Disco Club

you go fishing?
Pierre Henry - Psyché Rock

Molly Wagger

you rob a bank?
Blues Brothers - Peter Gunn Theme

King Britt

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Living in the City

Kinski

your boozed up anthem
The Osmonds - Crazy Horses

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
The Good Ones

Rod Thomas

your party anthem
Black Box - Ride On Time

DJ Hell

you run naked through a cornfield?
Enya - Orinoco Flow

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite instruments

ukulele / acoustic guitar - especially in Nashville tuning / violin ...

Trans Am

you are in a depressive mood?
Neil Young

Bosque Brown

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

Dollskabeat

you are love sick?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

J Rawls

the song to be played at your funeral
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - T.R.O.Y.

John Foxx

first record you remember
Doris Day - Whip crack-away

The Earlies

take these three CDs/records with you:
Yes - Close To The Edge

Travis

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
AC/DC - Back In Black

Mugwump

you are love sick?
Deus - In A Bar, Under The Sea

Zohra

5 favorite books

just one : Haruki Murakami: «Kafka on the shore».

Luke Solomon

you relax on a beach?
10cc - Dreadlock Holiday

Saint Etienne

your boozed up anthem
The Flamin' Groovies - Shake Some Action

Polly Scattergood

you are on the tour bus?
Radiohead - High And Dry

Chelonis R. Jones

you are on a football field?
The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain

Studio

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Sebastien Tellier - La Ritournelle

Wolf People

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Strawbs - Witchwood

Loane

a song you would send over the ocean
Elli et Jacno - Les Nuits de la pleine lune

Junior Boys

your boozed up anthem

I don't really drink. I kinda hate ...

The Rayographs

first record you remember
Gustav Holst - The Planets

Candi Staton

you prepare for an important date?
Bobby Darin - Splish Splash

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal belongings

wallet / keys / credit card / piano / glasses

Stefan Goldmann

you drive a car late at night?
John Zorn - IAO

Dollboy

a song that reminds you of school
Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes

Tracey Thorn

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

In Flagranti

you wake up?

I never listen to music when I get ...

Fujiya & Miyagi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Arthur Russell - A Little Lost

Cosmin TRG

learn these three songs by heart:
Boards Of Canada - In A Beautiful Place Out In The Coun...

Drugstore

you camp in the desert?

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

Alex Smoke

you are love sick?
Khonnor - Handwriting

Sóley

first record you bought
Jagúar - Get Fhe Funk Out

These New Puritans

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

Kalabrese

a song that reminds you of school
Righeira - Vamos A La Playa

Jackpot

you are love sick?

Then I guess I'm so sensitive that ...

Mélissa Laveaux

a song that reminds your friends of you
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

No Age

you take a bubble bath?
Bad Brains - Pay To Cum

Lisbee Stainton

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite drinks

gin n’ juice / funky cold medina / water / blood ...

Heidi

you take a bubble bath?
Cat Power

Gary Lucas

your party anthem
The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz

Mystery Jets

you sit in the subway?
Tubeway Army - Are Friends Electric?

Terence Bernardo

best soundtrack ever
Jon Brion - Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

Kissey Asplund

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No song at all. I want to hear ...

Cage The Elephant

you ride a bicycle?
Beck - Mutherfucker

Melanie C

5 favorite TV shows

Sex & the City / Friends / Lost / Frasier / Coronation Street

Captain Sensible

you relax on a beach?
El Perro Del Mar - Dog

Whitehouse

best concert you ever attended
Tom Jones at MGM, Las Vegas

The Jackets

first record you remember
AC/DC - Who Made Who

Meret Becker

a record you fell in love to
Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me

Wally Badarou

first record you remember
Guy Béart - L'eau Vive

Ashley Beedle

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

Editors

you feel like 1992?
Cast - Sandstorm

David Holmes

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

Like A Stuntman

you prepare for an important date?
The Doobie Brothers - What A Fool Believes

Woolfy

a record you fell in love to
Dennis Edwards - Don't Look Any Further

Malachai

you make love?
System Of A Down

DJ Nu-Mark

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite fruits

Mango / Orange / Watermelon / Apple / Peach

Radio 4

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s too depressing.

Architeq

you are love sick?
Vincent Gallo - Applegirl

Todd Terje

most valuable record you own
John Forde - Don't You Know Who Did It

Karl Culley

best concert you ever attended
Elliott Smith

Ingrid Olava


I used to hate Oslo, when I first ...

Ame

you make breakfast?
Matthew Herbert - One One

Mr Scruff

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

Sondre Lerche

you drive a car late at night?
Fleetwood Mac - Big Love

Steve Mason

best concert you ever attended
The Stone Roses

Minotaur Shock

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

Funkmasters

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Mungolian Jetset

perfect anthem for Oslo
Ost & Kjex feat. Mungolian Jetset - Milano Model

Telephones

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Holger Czukay - Cool In The Pool

Bodies Of Water

your ultimate heartbreak song
Roy Orbison - It's Over

Kid Loco

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

Shakespeares Sister

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything by The Spice Girls/Pop Idol etc.

Metronomy

your party anthem
Wayne Wonder - No Letting Go

Paul Frick

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Edgard Varèse - Amériques

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Cure - Three Imaginary Boys

Empire Of The Sun

you run naked through a cornfield?
John Lennon - Watching The Wheels

Morgan Geist

you wake up?

Silence.

Explosions In The Sky

you surf the internet?
Deerhunter - Helicopter

Tom Vek

you take a bubble bath?
Tim «Love» Lee - Nu Pholk Sound

Magic Arm

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

Soul Clap

best concert you ever attended
Nicolas Jaar

Kid Koala

you make love?
Lovage (featuring Dan the Automator, Mike Patton, Jenni...

Lopazz

you go to a club?
Alex Cortex - Inward CTRL

Trevor Jackson

you wake up?
Michael Jackson - Rock With You

Robin Saville

you go to a club?
Van Halen - Jump

Shine 2009

you destroy a hotel room?
Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner

Ratatat

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

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Cat Power - You Are Free

Xiu Xiu

take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

Howling Bells

you start a riot?
Mogwai - Hunted By A Freak

Thievery Corporation

you prepare for an important date?
Snowboy - There's Nothing Like This

Grizzly Bear

you feel like 1982?
Wham!

CALLmeKAT

best movie that takes place in the city?

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

Terry Lynn

favorite street?

Rushworth Ave.

Defari

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Dramatics - Be My Girl

Kaos

you sit in the subway?
Richard Wahnfried - Druckwelle

Gravenhurst

you play ping-pong?
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Led Zeppelin - The Rain Song

Mark E.

you make love?
U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

Turzi

a song that reminds you of school
Noir Désir

Nocturnes

your sunday morning song
The Bad Plus - Giant

The Battle Of Land And Sea

the song to be played at your funeral

I have yet to write that song.

Sven Väth

a song that reminds you of school
Cat Stevens

Julia Franck

learn these three songs by heart:

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

Nick Chacona

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Metro Area - Caught Up

Justus Köhncke

first record you remember
The Velvet Underground

GusGus

you drive a car late at night?
Sonny Rollins

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Sonny Rollins - Sonny Meets Hawk!

Munk

you relax on a beach?
Biermösl blos'n

Birdy Nam Nam

you are stoned?
Cypress Hill - I Wanna Get High

Hot Chip

you go to a club?
Peaches

Ronny & Renzo

you prepare for an important date?
Logo - Businessmen

ESG

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Tony Carrasco

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Trans Europe Express

Rebelski

you cook?
Steve Reich - Electric Counterpoint

Holger Czukay

you relax on a beach?

Musik am Strand ist DER Grund um nicht ...

Circlesquare

you go to a club?
Angelo Badalamenti - The Pink Room (Twin Peaks)

Senor Coconut

you are on a football field?
Richard Wagner - Ring der Nibelungen

Comanechi

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
The Coachwhips - Bangers vs. Fuckers

Marius Circus

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Coldplay. All their stuff. And not in a ...

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Ray Mang

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

DJ Vadim

you wake up?
Max Romeo - Melt Away

Raul Midon

5 favorite things about New York

the lower eastside / 88 Orchard Street (an urban ...

Adonis

the song to be played at your funeral
Adonis - No Way Back

Woodpigeon

5 favorite records
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

!!!

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Perfect Day

Chateau Flight

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Yellowman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Yellowman - Galong Galong Galong

Omar

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Kris Menace

you are in a depressive mood?
Nine Inch Nails

Morton Valence

you cook?
Vera Lynn - There'll Always Be An England

Spinto Band

your guilty pleasure song

I don't believe in guilty pleasure music ...

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds you of school
Daft Punk - Homework

Cajun Dance Party

a song you would use as a ring-tone

«Ring Ring» by Nokia. I hate ringtones!

Daddy-O

you drive a car late at night?
Rahsaan Patterson - Stop By

The Phantom Band

the song to be played at your funeral
The Jam - Going Underground

Jesse Lenat

you go to a club?
Jim Campilongo - Cat Under A Car

Dennis Bovell

you are love sick?
Janet Kay - Silly Games

Dego

you sit in a plane?
Funk D'Void - Technoir

Neon Heights

you meet your parents?
The Birthday Party

Alva Noto

you drive into the country?
Steve Reich - It's Gonna Rain (Part I + II)

Scout Niblett

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pixies - Hey

VV Brown

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
No Doubt - Ex-Girlfriend

Jimi Jamison

a song that reminds you of school
Duane Eddy - Peter Gunn

Leon Ware

perfect anthem for Detroit
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Ain't No Mountain High En...

Renegade Soundwave

the song to be played at your funeral
The Clash - (White Man) In Hammersmith Palais

Dinky

5 favorite magazines

Sound on Sound. I’m a junkie for ...

Whomadewho

5 favorite drinks

Mojito / Caparina / Plain Vodka / Bloody Mary / Long Island ...

Oyvind Morken

a song that reminds your friends of you

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

Lanoiraude

5 favorite TV shows

I stopped that shit.

Anna Kashfi

a song that reminds you of school
Bob Dylan - Positively 4th Street

Baikonour

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

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite cartoon characters

Homer Simpson / Leonardo / Donatello / Michaelangelo / Raphael (all four ...

Hatcham Social

best soundtrack ever
The Lost Boys

Panico

get these three pets:

two monkeys and one parrot.

Aaron Wright

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
The Proclaimers - Sunshine On Leith

Shitdisco

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Blur - Girls And Boys

Azari & III

you come home from the club?
Minnie Riperton - Inside My Love

Moonboots

No. 10
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Signs Of Life

Thieves Like Us

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Durutti Column - Another Setting

Stratus

you go to a club?
The Raid - Jump Up In The Air

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richard Wagner - Das Rheingold Vorspiel

Ian Hart

your boozed up anthem
Tom Jones - What's New Pussycat?

James Yorkston

your party anthem

Not one of mine, that’s for sure.

Tindersticks

a song that reminds your friends of you

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

David Rodigan

No. 3
The Melodians - You Have Caught Me

Kathy Zimmer

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata Pathetique

Erobique

you wake up?
Bobbie Gentry - Mornin' Glory

Boozoo Bajou

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wichita Lineman

AM

No. 7
David McCallum - The Edge

Dominique Leone

take these three games along:

Monopoly / Yahtzee / deck of cards for Solitaire. Just ...

Trusme

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Erol Alkan

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Chapterhouse - Falling Down

Headless Heroes

you ride a bicycle?
Clem Snide - No One's More Happy Than You

James Murphy

you cook?
Terry Reid - Sweater

Marc Romboy

you rob a bank?
Simply Red - Money's Too Tight To Mention

Kurt Maloo

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Girl

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Glen Johnson

a record you fell in love to
ISAN - Beautronics

Constance Amiot

a song that reminds you of school
Biz Markie - Just A Friend

The Project Club

you run from the cops?
The Clash - London Calling

Padded Cell

you run from the cops?
Badder Than Evil - Hot Wheels (The Chase)

Emmy The Great

first record you remember
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Million Stylez

favorite band hailing from the city?

Nordic Steel

Valery Gore

you feel like 2000?
Greenday - Time Of Our Lives

Magic Mike

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

Kissogram

you sit by a camp fire?
Odetta - Timber

Tiago

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

Horace Andy

you run naked through a cornfield?

I would never do that.

Matthew Dear

the song to be played at your funeral

I haven't written it yet...

Ben Watt

you make love?

None.

First Aid Kit

you camp in the desert?
Neko Case - Hold On, Hold On

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite instruments

Guitar / Bass / Drums / Piano / Amplification

Treefight For Sunlight

first record you remember
The Beatles

Holy Ghost!

you walk through a dark forest?
Delia Gonzalez & Gavin Russom - Rise (DFA Remix)

The Chap

5 favorite records
Oval - 94 Diskont

Rocko Schamoni

best day of the week in the city?

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

Peter Kruder

you rob a bank?
The Clash - Bankrobber

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal tragedies

Indecisiveness / Over-analysis / Tottenham Hotspur’s largely mediocre performance ...

Pink Skull

the song to be played at your funeral
David Bowie - Heroes

Boom Bip

you take a bubble bath?
Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath Vol. 5

Max Essa

you are love sick?
Julee Cruise - Falling

Au Revoir Simone

you drive a car late at night?
Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme

Max Romeo

you cook?
Jacob Miller - Tenement Yard

Round Table Knights

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Sebastien Tellier - La Ritournelle

Fan Death

your liberation anthem
Ministry - (Everyday Is) Halloween

Minus 8

perfect anthem for Zurich
T.N.T. - Züri Brännt

The Emperor Machine

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Emperor Machine - An Introduction To Outer Space

Kool Keith

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

Kinky

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

Bush Tetras

first record you bought
The Supremes - Love Child

Coyote

you drive into the country?
The Band - The Weight

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Phoenix

Osborne

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Steve Reich - Six Pianos

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Bishop Allen

Nedry

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Bad

Eagles Of Death Metal

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Edelweiss€œ from the musical €žThe Sound Of Music

Theo Parrish

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - I Wish

Angel Deradoorian

first record you bought
Mariah Carey - Fantasy

Hacienda

a song that reminds you of school
The Who - Boris The Spider

Bill Callahan

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

Jill Jones

you make love?
Craig Armstrong featuring Antye Greie-Fuchs - Waltz

Trentemoller

you wake up?
Brian Eno - Thursday Afternoon

Ada

take these three tools with you:

Messer / Korkenzieher / Dosenöffner

N.A.S.A.

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

The Revenge

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

Broken Social Scene

a song that reminds you of school
Maestro Fresh Wes - Let Your Backbone Slide

Future Beat Alliance

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nick Drake

Droog

you repair a synthesizer?
Jean-Michel Jarre - Oxygene

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds your friends of you

Das werde ich sie bei Gelegenheit mal fragen.

Suzanne Vega

your boozed up anthem
Foo Fighters - Free Me

Gnod

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It For You)

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song you would use as a ring-tone

One of Massimo's tracks.

My Bee's Garden

a record you fell in love to
Broadcast - The Noise Made By People

Camille

you walk in the rain?

«Singing In The Rain» sung by myself.

Mouse On Mars

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Frank Hopper / Peter Rumpert / Michaela Teichler

Final Fantasy

you sit in a plane?
Eurythmics - Love Is A Stranger

Sharon van Etten

you sit in the subway?
Orchestral Maneouvres In The Dark - Messages

José James

you take a bubble bath?

That’s private ;)

Swahili Blonde

you relax on a beach?
Martin Denny - Jungle Flower

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite records
Dead Kennedys - Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables

David Morales

you watch porn?
Master C&J - Face It

Ralphi Rosario

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Sebastien Tellier

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Lucio Battisti - Ancora Tu

Slove

you take a bubble bath?
Bertrand Burgalat - Générique début, My Little Princess

Fanfarlo

a record you fell in love to
Big Star - Thirteen

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

Afrika Bambaataa

the song to be played at your funeral
James Brown - Say It Loud I'm Black And Proud

Fol Chen

you cook?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Faust

you make love?

Ich bin 1949 geboren, tschuldige.

Bronnt Industries Kapital

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

Wooden Shjips

you need to get work done?
Les Rallizes Denudes

Howlin' Rain

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Mahavishnu Orchestra - Birds Of Fire

Alter Ego

record you were looking for the longest
NEU! - NEU!

Marcus Bonfanti

perfect anthem for London
Freddie King - My Credit Didn't Go Through

Dynamite Deluxe

record you were looking for the longest
Smoothe Da Hustler - Once Upon A Time In America

Lovefingers

best concert you ever attended
Iron Maiden

Daniel Wang

first record you remember
Edvard Grieg - In der Halle des Bergkönigs

A Touch Of Class

first record you remember
The Beatles - Revolver

Apiento

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
John Tropea - Living In The Jungle

DJ Cherrystones

you drive a car late at night?
German Oak - German Oak (LP)

Tanya Stephens

you are love sick?
Wheatus - Teenage Dirtbag

Jesh

No. 7
Ludwig Van Beethoven - The 9 Symphonies

Telepopmusik

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Rentals - Friends Of P

Pilooski

first record you remember
Imagination - Body Talk

DJ Nature

first record you bought
T. Rex - Telegram Sam

Alexandra Hope

you are love sick?
Beach House - Used To Be

Tiga

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

The Late Greats

you come home from the club?

Any old crap 80’s 7 inches you ...

Art Brut

first record you remember
Bob Dylan - Baby, Stop Crying

Michael Mayer

the song to be played at your funeral

Ist mir egal. Ich habe dann schon mein ...

George Duke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Chaka Khan - Through The Fire

Smudo

you are on a football field?

«Oleeeoleee St.Pauliii – oleeeee...»

Glass Candy

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

XXL / Scratch / The source

Beppe Loda

a song you wish you'd written yourself

There are lots I wrote myself and which ...

Glimpse

you make love?
David Bowie - Labrynth Soundtrack

Lone Wolf

a song that reminds you of school
Scatman John - Scatman

Gilles Peterson

you fall asleep?
Sun Ra - Sleeping Beauty

The Fray

you camp in the desert?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Midlake

a song that reminds you of school
The Cars - Just What I Needed

Gemma Ray

5 favorite things that make you sexy

food / music / MDMA power / Jägermeister / crack / animals

Ilya Santana

best soundtrack ever
Vangelis - Blade Runner

White Hinterland

the song to be played at your funeral

One that I have written (however, not one ...

Datarock

you cook?
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Blabber 'n Smoke

The Diaphanoids

you are love sick?
Suede

Joakim

you meet your parents?
Johnny Cash

Kasper Bjorke

perfect song to end a party with
Teengirl Fantasy - Cheaters (John Talabot's Classic Voc...

Dave Clarke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any trance, it is that easy to piss ...

Parlour

your sunday morning song
Randy Vanwarmer - Sun, Moon And Stars

Beautiful Swimmers

you drive a car late at night?
Mobb Deep - Hell On Earth

Fingerpicked

No. 12
Doug Paisley - Us And Them (Mojo, 2011)

Kelli Ali

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

Chris Coco

you are on a football field?
The Orb - A Huge Ever Growing, Pulsating Brain That Rul...

Sibrydion

record you were looking for the longest
Christy Moore - The Spirit Of Freedom

Headman

a song you wish you'd written yourself
New Order - Temptation

Simone White

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Cure - Disintegration

KT Tunstall

you wake up?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Gold Lion

Manuel Tur

the song to be played at your funeral
Angelo Badalamenti - Mysteries Of Love

Lail Arad

you walk in the rain?
tUnE-yArDs – Sunlight

Gary Numan

your party anthem
Rammstein - Sonne

Defend Moscow

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass - Spanish Flea

Penguin Prison

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Lithium

Bottin

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Norwegian Wood

Belle & Sebastian

you feel like 1982?
The Human League - Don't You Want Me

Division Of Laura Lee

you feel like 1989?
Fleetwood Mac - Little Lies

The Ones

perfect anthem for New York
The Ones - NYC Jungle

A Mountain Of One

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

Van She

5 favorite instruments

Telecaster / Leyland Bass / MS 20 / Prophet 5 / Drums

Hannah Scott

your ultimate heartbreak song
Jamie O'Neal - All By Myself

Kon & Amir

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Madonna - Vogue

Cosmo

5 favorite magazines

Observer Food Magazine / Vanity Fair / The Observer Magazine ...

Rich Medina

your ultimate heartbreak song
B.J. Thomas - (Hey' Won't You Play) Another Somebody Do...

Max Tundra

a song that reminds your friends of you
Frank Zappa - Echidna's Arf (Of You)

Simple Kid

you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton - Something On Your Mind

Yuck

you meet your parents?
Dolly Parton - Jolene

Tridact

you prepare for an important date?
Kleeer - Tonight

Bloc Party

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

US3

the song to be played at your funeral
McCoy Tyner - Contemplation

Black Angels

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

Chris Carrier

you wake up?
Fingers Inc - A Path

Sandi Thom

you are love sick?
Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up

Heidi Happy

you go to a club?

Am liebsten etwas, das ich weder kenne noch ...

Pyrolator

you go to a club?
Trentemoller - Serenetti Part 2

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

There are too many! I can’t just ...

Colder

No. 7
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

Lexx

you fall asleep?
Cornell Campbell - King In My Empire

Bebel Gilberto

perfect anthem for New York
Radiohead

Seether

you make love?
Barry White - Playing Your Game, Baby

Vashti Bunyan

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

The noise of people / Roads that lead to ...

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:

The 3 hour mix from Daniele Baldelli's ...

Lloyd Cole

your ultimate heartbreak song
Nina Simone - Do What You Gotta Do

DJ Kent

you go to a club?

Rub N Tug - aNYthing mix tape.

DJ Mehdi

you run naked through a cornfield?
Stevie Wonder - Free

Mechanical Bride

best concert you ever attended
Björk - Crystalline

Matthew Herbert

take these three DVDs along:

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

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

the song to be played at your funeral
Folke Rabe - What??

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Puccini

Casual

first record you bought
UTFO - Lethal

Lucky Soul

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

The Soulsavers

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
G.Love & Special Sauce - G.Love & Special Sauce

Mark Richardson

you rob a bank?
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Monday Michiru

first record you bought
The Commodores - Brick House

Tim Mälzer

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Rolling Stones - Wild Horses

Dwele

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

New Young Pony Club

you go to a club?
New Young Pony Club

Michael Reinboth

you run naked through a cornfield?
Paul Hardcastle - 19

Stephan Remmler

a song that reminds you of school
Ritchie Valens - Donna

My Morning Jacket

you sit in a plane?
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne

Lhasa

perfect anthem for Montreal
Lhasa - Anyone And Everyone

Higamos Hogamos

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Tim Buckley - Blue Melody

Jazzanova

you sit in a plane?

Neue Demos.

Shawn Lee

your ultimate heartbreak song
Eric Carmen - All By Myself

Luke Haines

5 favorite drinks

Tea / Whisky / Whiskie / Wine / Strychnine

Anni Rossi

5 favorite cities

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

Odawas

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you sit in the subway?

Den U-Bahnsong.

Unconventional Science

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Most anything coming out of Orlando.

Cazals

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Garnet Mimms - As Long As I Have You

Karl Bartos

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Musik, die mich wirklich ärgert und stört ...

Mooner

No. 10
Peru - Continents

Jacob Golden

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything on American corporate radio will pretty much ...

The Golden Filter

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

Our Broken Garden

you go to a club?
Fleetwood Mac - What Makes You Think You're The One

Chris & Cosey

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

Blow Monkeys

perfect anthem for London
Reverend Gary Davis - Twelve Gates To The City

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

M.A.N.D.Y.

you wake up?
Beck - We Live Again

Miss Platnum

you smuggle diamonds?
Shirley Bassey - Diamonds Are Forever

Mark Archer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything by Scooter.

Tim Sweeney

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Goblin - Suspiria

Living Things

you run from the cops?
Living Things - On All Fours

Ian Pooley

you wake up?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Leo Zero

your ultimate heartbreak song
Brian Eno & John Cale - Spinning Away

Bomb The Bass

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Apache Beat

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Andy Gill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Dennis Kane

you need to get work done?

I do, so let's end this!

Bit-tuner

take these three games along:

Super Mario Kart / Sim City / Fifa Soccer

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
S.O.S. Band - Take Your Time

Electric 6

you go to a club?
Talking Heads - Remain In Light

Charles Webster

you prepare for an important date?
Tone-Loc - Wild Thing

Bob Power

first record you bought
The Tokens - The Lion Sleeps Tonight

Interpol

you run naked through a cornfield?
Mogwai - Christmas Steps

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite records
Kings Of Convenience - Quiet Is The New Loud

Sarah Jaffe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Harry Nilsson - Without You

White Denim

you are love sick?
Stevie Wonder - Ordinary Pain

Joan As Police Woman

you prepare for an important date?
Iggy Pop - Fall In Love With Me

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Vetiver

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want You (She’s So Heavy)
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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 record you fell in love to
Talk Talk

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Doe Paoro

record you were looking for the longest

These Kora recordings I had bought in Botswana and then lost. Still ...

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Valery Gore

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

+more

Sarah Jaffe

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

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