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Defari

is a member of the Likwit Crew (King T, Alkoholiks and Xzibit) and started his own career in 1982 as a DJ. After receiving a master’s degree in history and education at Berkeley university he was more focused on emceeing than teaching, and by 1995, released his first single «Bionic» on Oakland based ABB Records. Up to now he released three longplayers to much acclaim.

a song that reminds you of school
Steel Pulse - Handsworth Revolution
best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions
your boozed up anthem
«Tequila!»
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Marvin Gaye - If I Should Die Tonight
a record you fell in love to
Heatwave - Always And Forever
first record you remember
Billy Paul - Me & Mrs. Jones
the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - The Makings Of You
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Defari - Lowlands Anthem
your ultimate heartbreak song
Michael Jackson - She's Out Of My Life
first record you bought
George Clinton - Atomic Dog
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Henderson - Be My Girl
The Dramatics - Be My Girl

Grizzly Bear

you are love sick?
Björk - Cocoon

Mungolian Jetset

first record you bought
Queen - Play The Game

Soft Rocks

you relax on a beach?
Gilberto Gil - Toda Menina Bahiana

Young Knives

best concert you ever attended
Jad Fair; Acid Mothers Temple

Orishas

you come home from the club?

I always come home drunk. So when my ...

Simone White

your party anthem
Amy Winehouse - You Know I'm No Good

Dan Michaelson

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

Droog

you walk in the rain?
A Tribe Called Quest - Go Ahead In The Rain

Bit-tuner

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

Tom Vek

you sit in the subway?
Cable - Ultra Violet

Pink Skull

first record you bought
Fishbone - It’s A Wonderful Life

Yacht

No. 9
Faith No More - King For Day, Fool For A Lifetime

Architecture In Helsinki

perfect anthem for Brunswick
Donna Summer - State Of Independence

Karl Bartos

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

Ewan Pearson

the song to be played at your funeral
Peggy Lee - Is That All There Is?

Gilles Peterson

you wake up?
Yusef Lateef - Brother John

Comanechi

you wake up?
Bikini Kill - Pussy Whipped

Kon & Amir

you are in a depressive mood?
The Sylvers - Stay Away From Me

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Ruede Hagelstein

you destroy a hotel room?
Korn - Blind

Cajun Dance Party

first record you bought
Blink 182 - Take Off Your Pants And Jacket

These New Puritans

you go to a club?
Capleton

Dego

you ride a bicycle?
Seiji & G-Force - Northern Exposure

Lydia Lunch

you are in a depressive mood?
Notorious B.I.G.

Jimmy Edgar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
«Lost Highway» Soundtrack

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Jan Hammer - Crockett’s Theme

Seether

you meet your parents?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Birdy Nam Nam

you make breakfast?
Claudette - Queen Of The World

Bobbito Garcia

you fall asleep?

I can’t hear music when I’m ...

Marissa Nadler

you go to a club?

I usually don't like to go to ...

Brasstronaut

you sit by a camp fire?
Townes Van Zandt - Snake Mountain Blues

Dennis Kane

a song that reminds you of school
Mike Oldfield - Tubular Bells

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wham! - Last Christmas

Suzanne Vega

first record you bought
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Adonis

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

Pepe Bradock

perfect anthem for Paris
Art Ensemble Of Chicago - Theme De Yoyo

Mechanical Bride

you prepare for an important date?
Charlotte Gainsbourg - La Collectionneuse

Dollskabeat

you make love?
Sylvia

Lisbee Stainton

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

Clare & The Reasons

you wake up?
Lotte Lenya - Surabaya Johhny

Jesse Lenat

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell

Fanfarlo

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Amiina - Boga; Action Biker - La Durée

We Are Wolves

start to learn these three things:

dance on my head like the dervish / positive ...

Jesh

No. 1
Ryan Adams - Love Is Hell

Howe Gelb

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Comes With A Smile / Bomb / Tracks

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Toby Tobias

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any death metal or nasty ear grating music.

Tal Weiss

best concert you ever attended
Faith No More

Glimpse

5 favorite instruments

Roland Jupiter 6 / Roland 909 / Guitar / Woodblock / Glockenspiel

Daddy-O

you are in a depressive mood?
Debra Killings - Ain't Nobody

Lhasa

a song you would send over the ocean
Gnarls Barkley - Who's Gonna Save My Soul

Still Going

your boozed up anthem

E & L: Too drunk to remember.

Cosmin TRG

learn these three songs by heart:
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

Wolfmother

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Eagles - Take It Easy

Circlesquare

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Spider And I

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite human inventions

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

Kool & The Gang

you remember the good old days?
Stevie Wonder - Fingertips

Morton Valence

you sit in the subway?
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tracks Of My Tears

Omar

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - Baggy Trousers

Trans Am

you sit in a plane?
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly

The Phantom Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

Electric 6

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
DMX - Fame

Bob Power

your boozed up anthem

At that point, anything will do fine.

Barn Owl

you sit in a plane?
GAS - Nah Und Fern

Modeselektor

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Cosmo

5 favorite records
Ash Ra Temple - Ash Ra Temple

KT Tunstall

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Damien Rice - Blower's Daughter

Mystery Jets

you wake up?
Patrick Wolf - To The Lighthouse

Melanie C

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fiona Apple - Love Ridden

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

Lloyd Cole

first record you remember
The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love

Angel Deradoorian

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Brennan Green

you sit in the subway?
Tortoise - Ten-Day Interval

Pearly Gates

a song that reminds you of school
The Shirelles - Soldier Boy

Efterklang

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

The Bangles

you go to a club?
The Move

Headman

a record you fell in love to
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Cortney Tidwell

No. 5
Depeche Mode - Black Celebration

Marc Romboy

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Chris De Burgh - High On Emotion

Tindersticks

first record you bought
Gustav Holst - The Planets

Kasper Bjorke

your guilty pleasure song
Backstreet Boys - Incomplete

Pilooski

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Be What You See

Erik Truffaz

you sit in a plane?

It’s very noisy on an airplane! When ...

Syd Matters

you make love?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Telepopmusik

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Telepopmusik - Genetic World

Chuck D

you relax on a beach?
The Isley Brothers

Sam Amidon

you wake up?
Bruce Greene - Five Miles Of Ellum Wood

Penguin Prison

record you were looking for the longest
Operation Ivy

Dave Clarke

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Port Of Amsterdam

Constance Amiot

record you were looking for the longest
Primitive Radio Gods - Standing Outside A Broken Phone ...

Kalabrese

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Adrian Stern

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sepultura - Ratamahatta

Cypress Hill

first record you bought
Parliament - Motor Booty Affair

Gravenhurst

you prepare for an important date?

Not sure. I’ll get back to you ...

Kissey Asplund

you jog?
Chaka Khan - I Know You, I Live You

The Hidden Cameras

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Nummern

Rich Medina

you sit in the subway?
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Max Romeo

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

The Shortwave Set

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

US3

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Valentine Brothers - Money’s Too Tight To Mention

My Bee's Garden

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

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
R.E.M.

Olafur Arnalds

a record you fell in love to
Jimmy Eat World - Clarity

Alexandra Hope

you fall asleep?
Erik Satie - 3 Gymnopedies

Cazals

your ultimate heartbreak song
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tracks Of My Tears

Kaos

you wake up?
Can - Future Days

Sóley

first record you bought
Jagúar - Get Fhe Funk Out

Our Broken Garden

you come home from the club?

Søren playing his guitar while I’m ...

George Duke

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

Michael Reinboth

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Also dann höre ich all die Musik ...

Port O'Brien

you walk in the rain?
Eminem - Bitch Please Pt. 2

Rod Thomas

a record you fell in love to
Emiliana Torrini - Love In The Time Of Science

Gwyneth Herbert

you prepare for an important date?
Wayne Country & The Electric Chairs - (If You Don't Wan...

Candi Staton

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

Jonathan Wilson

your party anthem
Grateful Dead - Europe '72

Belle & Sebastian

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bobby Hebb - Sunny

Plum


Edinburgh

I moved to Edinburgh when I was ...

Matthew Dear

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Deserted Islands of the World / Decorating with Coconuts ...

Munk

you relax on a beach?
Biermösl blos'n

2raumwohnung

take these three DVDs along:

Niptak – die USA-Serie, damit ich mich erinnere, was ...

Ratatat

your boozed up anthem
Jadakiss - We Gon' Make It

Barbara Carlotti

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

Tony Carrasco

your sunday morning song
Donald Byrd - Change (Makes You Want To Hustle)

Georg Levin

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Earth, Wind & Fire - Love Music

Headless Heroes

you drive a car late at night?
Grace Jones - Pull Up To The Bumper

Chris Coco

you are in a depressive mood?
Lambchop - Up With People

Tiago

you walk in the rain?
Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain

Manuel Tur

first record you remember
Eric Clapton - Layla (Acoustic)

Thieves Like Us

you feel like 1982?

It's always 1982 in my head.

Windsurf

you relax on a beach?
John Cameron - Half Forgotten Daydreams

Whitehouse

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

Wolf People

your boozed up anthem
The Rattles - Geraldine

Yoav

your party anthem
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away

Coyote

you cook?
Cafe Del Mar, Vol. 3

Azari & III

No. 8
Robin S. - Show Me Love

Pyrolator

5 favorite cities

Yokohama / Tokio / Shimonoseki / Naha / Berlin

Duke Special

best soundtrack ever
«Grace Of My Heart»

The Earlies

the song to be played at your funeral
Jon Bon Jovi - Blaze Of Glory

Wall-E

you jog?
Fat Boys - Wipe Out

Devendra Banhart

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver

Bettye Lavette

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

Seelenluft

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time

Colder

No. 6
Brian Eno - No One Receiving

Ame

you work in the garden?
Minnie Riperton - Come Into My Garden

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Tschaikowsky

Lovefingers

your ultimate heartbreak song
Robert Wyatt - At Last I Am Free

Dinky

5 favorite clubs

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

Alela Diane

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

ESG

you drive a car late at night?
Janet Jackson - Tonight's The Night

Future Beat Alliance

record you were looking for the longest
X Marks The Pedwalk - Solitude

Kool Keith

best concert you ever attended
Bohannon and Bros Johnson

Ronny & Renzo

you sit in a plane?
Walter Christian Rothe - The Next Leaf

Empire Of The Sun

you drive a car late at night?
Prince - Controversy

Jacques Renault

No. 12
Love - Que Vida

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sam Cooke - A Change Is Gonna Come

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite restaurant?

Amida Kolgrill. At Folkungagatan 76. So good...

Gemma Ray

5 favorite things that make you sexy

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

Au Revoir Simone

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

Charles Webster

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Boards Of Canada - Happy Cycling

Max Tundra

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Thinking Plague - This Weird Wind

Kevin Saunderson

favorite band hailing from the city?

Probably Aretha Franklin.

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you prepare for an important date?
Beck - Milk And Honey

Alex Smoke

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Pablo Honey

Moonboots

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

The Project Club

you cook?
Jack Jones - Wives And Lovers (LP)

Max Essa

you take a bubble bath?
Herb Alpert - Manhattan Melody

Bill Adler

a record you fell in love to
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

Love Inks

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

Hatcham Social

best soundtrack ever
The Lost Boys

!!!

you feel like 1982?
Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence (Extended Mix)

My Morning Jacket

you make love?
Outkast - Spread

Beppe Loda

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9

Sumner Brothers

you are love sick?

In this case I’d probably start singing ...

Million Stylez

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

I kiss my empress all the time and ...

Marcus Bonfanti

the song to be played at your funeral
Tom Waits - San Diego Serenade

Nedry

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

King Britt

you cook?
Ivana Santilli - Golden Sea

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite magazines

«Grand Royal» by Beastie Boys et al / «Ape ...

Ada

5 favorite instruments

Electribe SX / Electribe MX / Rhodes / Klavier / Gitarre

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite drinks

Coffee / Coffee / Coffee / Coffee / Coffee

Like A Stuntman

you come home from the club?
Van Dyke Parks - Palm Desert

Round Table Knights

you come home from the club?
Joanna Newsom - The Book Of Right-On

Lopazz

you go to a club?
Alex Cortex - Inward CTRL

The Miserable Rich

you cook?
Oscar Peterson

Tim Sweeney

you relax on a beach?
Junior Reid - One Blood

Rebelski

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Protection

Hannah Scott

a record you fell in love to
Elisa - Lotus

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - The World Keeps Turning

Bodies Of Water

your sunday morning song
«It Is Well With My Soul»

Final Fantasy

you play lego?
Björk - Debut

C. Gibbs

first record you bought
Prince - Little Red Corvette

Jakob der Lügner

a song that reminds you of school
Yazz - The Only Way Is Up

Tim Mälzer

first record you bought
Kiss - Alive!

Heidi Happy

you sit in the subway?
Das Pop - You

The Juan MacLean

No. 5
Bread - The Best Of Bread

Monday Michiru

you go to a club?

Whatever the DJ dishes out. 'Cuz I know ...

Robin Saville

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

Fan Death

perfect anthem for Vancouver
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

The Morning Benders

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - You're Gonna Lose That Girl

Mavis Staples

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up

Trusme

your party anthem
Spanish Harlem Orchestra - La Banda (Fruitmeat / Rope A...

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you go to a club?
Trans Am - Party Station

Al McKay

you fall asleep?
Very Best of Japanese Music

Whomadewho

5 favorite drinks

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

Michael Mayer

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Into The Groove

Senor Coconut

you make love?
Henry Mancini - Western Mancini

Junior Boys

a record you fell in love to

Strangely I don't really associate music with ...

Jackpot

you ride a bicycle?
Suicide - Ghostrider

Art Brut

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

Ost & Kjex

you paint your apartment?
Motörhead - Eat The Rich

Matmos

you fall asleep?
Nurse With Wound - A Missing Sense

Wooden Shjips

you feel like 1982?
Gary Numan - Cars

Tahiti 80

you fall asleep?
Alpha - Nyquil

Rainer Trüby

a song that reminds your friends of you
Marcos Valle - Sei La

Sarah Jaffe

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - Silver Springs

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Laurie Anderson - Big Science

Alan Oldham

No. 10
Not really influences, but I like:

Lucky Soul

you cook?
Toots & The Maytals - Pressure Drop

Living Things

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

Andreya Triana

first record you remember

«If You Love Me Let Me Go». My ...

Todd Terje

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

Apiento

you make breakfast?
Wally Badarou - Waltz

Chateau Flight

a song that reminds your friends of you
I:Cube

Mugison

5 favorite cities

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

Leo Zero

the song to be played at your funeral
Labi Siffre - Watch Me

A Touch Of Class

you play lego?
The White Stripes - Fell In Love With A Girl

Peter, Bjorn & John

you are on a football field?
Accept - Balls To The Wall

Zwicker

you cook?
I:Cube - Track 02 (Live At The Panetarium)

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Leonard Bernstein - Westside Story

Everything Everything

you are love sick?
Jeff Buckley - Morning Theft

Mugwump

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Public Enemy - Burn Hollywood Burn

Lail Arad

you feel like 2000?
Macy Gray - I Try

A Mountain Of One

your ultimate heartbreak song
Spiritualized - Broken Heart

Rumer

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

Travis

you feel like 1982?
The Associates - Heart Of Glass

Sebastien Tellier

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

Kathryn Williams

you run naked through a cornfield?
Neil Young - Harvest Moon

Sandi Thom

you make love?
Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up

David Morales

you fall asleep?

Nature Sounds.

Funkmasters

a record you fell in love to
Louis Armstrong - I Only Have Eyes For You

Oneida

you take a bubble bath?

Never take bubble baths.

First Aid Kit

you sit in a plane?
Bright Eyes - At The Bottom Of Everything

The Loose Salute

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Wooden Birds

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

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite clubs

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

Riccio

favorite sports team?

In Bologna Basketball has a very long tradition ...

Fol Chen

you sit in a plane?
Laurie Anderson - From The Air

Chelonis R. Jones

perfect anthem for New York
First Choice - Let No Man Put Asunder

Good Shoes

you are in a depressive mood?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Captain Beefheart - Clear Spot

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

perfect anthem for Louisville
Fading Out - Sherman Minton Bridge

Theo Parrish

best Stevie Wonder song

There is no! It's impossible to narrow ...

Higamos Hogamos

you come home from the club?
Talking Heads - Crosseyed And Painless

Peter Kruder

you sit in the subway?
Gang Starr - DWYCK

DJ Hell

you run naked through a cornfield?
Enya - Orinoco Flow

Heavy

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Peek A Boo

Studio

you walk in the rain?
Annabel Lamb - Riders On The Storm

Nocturnes

record you were looking for the longest
Prick - Communiqué

The Priscillas

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Luke Solomon

5 favorite remixes
LCD Soundsystem - Get Innocuos (Soulwax Remix)

Nick Chacona

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Jean-Michel Jarre

the song to be played at your funeral
Marilyn Manson

Prefuse 73

a song that reminds your friends of you

Probably something I made over the years.

Morpheus

you go to a club?
The Trammps - Disco Inferno

J Rawls

5 favorite instruments

rhodes / vibes / drums / sax / trombone

Drugstore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

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

Radio 4

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

Brian Jackson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective

Jazzanova

you are on the tour bus?
Veronika Fischer - Hey, Wir Fahrn Mit Dem Zug

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Yo! MTV Raps theme music

Alter Ego

the song to be played at your funeral
Buzzcocks - Nothing Left

Bottin

you fall asleep?
Massive Attack - Dissolved Girl

Large Professor

5 favorite rap tunes
Spoonie Gee - Spoonin Rap

Sibrydion

a song that reminds you of school
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

AM

No. 4
Selda - Selda

Yuck

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

Phenomenal Handclap Band

best concert you ever attended
Crash Worship

Soul Mekanik

you go fishing?
The Floaters - Float On

The Revenge

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Prodigy - Ruff In The Jungle Bizness

When Saints Go Machine

you jog?
Nisennenmondai - Appointment

The Jackets

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

James Murphy

you make love?
Yes - Starship Trooper

Anna Kashfi

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

Pastor

your sunday morning song
Alexi Murdoch - All Of My Days

Gnod

best concert you ever attended
Drunk In Hell

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite place to shag?

Wherever.

Howling Bells

the song to be played at your funeral
George Harrison - My Sweet Lord

Ian Pooley

you go to a club?
Phoenix - Too Young

Justus Köhncke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Jeglicher Drum & Bass.

Glen Johnson

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now

Jay Jay Johanson

you drive a car late at night?
David Sylvian - Blemish (LP)

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you sit in a plane?

Auf Langstrecken schau ich nur Glotze, aber nur ...

Metronomy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You

Casual

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any sad ass mama song.

Peanut Butter Wolf

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Sly & The Family Stone

Turzi

the song to be played at your funeral
Ennio Morricone - L'attentat

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Air

your liberation anthem
Bob Marley - Redemption Song

Beautiful Swimmers

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Fennesz - Made In Hong Kong

Mark E.

you go to a club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Camille

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Saian Supa Crew

Irvine Welsh

a song that inspires you
Iggy Pop - I'm Bored

DJ Nature

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

Chris & Cosey

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Chris: ANY rap music.

Ricardo Villalobos

perfect anthem for Berlin
Winson - Wovon Lebt Eigentlich Peter?

The Late Greats

you are love sick?
Frank Sinatra

Memory Band

you sit in the subway?
Four Tet - Slow Jam

Bill Callahan

the song to be played at your funeral
Willie Nelson - Pick Up The Tempo

Magic Mike

a record you fell in love to
The Commodores - Easy

Tiga

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

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

Mooner

No. 3
Vangelis - See You Later

Afrika Bambaataa

you are in a depressive mood?
Yolanda Adams

Osborne

you sit in the subway?

The only subways I’m ever in are ...

José James

you drive into the country?
The Beatles - She Came In Through The Bathroom Window

Faust

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Hervé Vilard - Capri C'est Fini

Bomb The Bass

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II

Ray Mang

you feel like 1982?
Dinosaur L - Go Bang

John Foxx

perfect anthem for London
Blakean English Visionary Pagan Uplift - Jerusalem

The Diaphanoids

you meet your parents?
Luciano Pavarotti

Hannah Cohen

first record you remember
Pink Floyd - The Wall

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Maurice Ravel - L'enfant et les sortilèges

The Chap

5 favorite instruments

piccolo snare / the bass / singing saw / organ (any ...

Al Kent

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you paint your apartment?
Chico Buarque - Construcao

Chrome Hoof

the song to be played at your funeral

Never gonna die as there is technology that ...

Holy Ghost!

you sit in the subway?
D-Train - You’re The One For Me (Labor Of Love Mix)

Kid Loco

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

Coldplay

your boozed up anthem
Oasis - Rock 'n Roll Star

Slove

you come home from the club?
Daven Keller - Je Suis Un No Man's Land (Bande Original...

Woolfy

first record you remember
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Tha 4orce

you sit in a plane?
Janis Joplin - Leaving On A Jet Plane

CALLmeKAT

favorite restaurant?

It’s a rare occasion that I go ...

DJ Nu-Mark

your party anthem
Mark The 45 King - The 900 Number

Midlake

your guilty pleasure song
Justin Timberlake - Rock Your Body

Howlin' Rain

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

Saint Etienne

first record you bought
Sparks - Amateur Hour

Ashley Beedle

you relax on a beach?
Donald Byrd - Places And Spaces

Justice

5 favorite personal victories

Made DJ Hell discover «Rage Against The Machine ...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite cities

San Francisco, CA / Berkeley, CA / New York, NY ...

Jacob Golden

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

Phil Mison

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

A Guy Called Gerald

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Woodpigeon

you jog?
Enon - In This City

Johnossi

what should one eat when in the city?

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite books

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Editors

you want to disturb your neighbours?
M.I.A. - Bucky Done Gun

Little Dragon

a song that reminds you of school
Cypress Hill

Luca C & Brigante

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

Boozoo Bajou

No. 5
Curtis Mayfield - Curtis

Molly Wagger

5 favorite months

May / June / December / September / March

Glass Candy

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Angelo Badalamenti - Theme From Twin Peaks

Black Angels

a record you fell in love to
The Doors - The Doors

Oyvind Morken

your guilty pleasure song
Snap! - The Power

Dani Siciliano

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

Shakespeares Sister

you cook?
The Elgins - Heaven Must've Sent You

White Hinterland

your boozed up anthem
Beyoncé - Single Ladies

Treefight For Sunlight

your party anthem
Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg - The Next Episode

Chromeo

No. 4
I-Level - Give Me

DJ Kent

you play ping-pong?
Ricardo Villalobos - Fizheuer Zieheuer

Polly Scattergood

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Band Of Horses - Is There A Ghost

Kathy Zimmer

your boozed up anthem
AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long

Skull Defekts

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

Frank Black

invite these three persons for a weekend:

John Waters (Mr. Francis pointed out that he ...

Zambri

you paint your apartment?
Little Dragon - Feather

John Klemmer

you play a game of chess?

I don’t play Chess or any board ...

Andy Gill

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

Vashti Bunyan

learn these three songs by heart:
Lambchop - Up With People

Kris Menace

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Radiohead

Scout Niblett

a song that reminds you of school
Talking Heads - And She Was

Kurt Maloo

you fall asleep?
Teitur - Louis Louis

Ian Hart

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

Unconventional Science

your boozed up anthem
Steely Dan - Peg

Marius Circus

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Simple Kid

you jog?
Slayer - South Of Heaven

Panico

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Budgie (Siouxie’s drummer) / Genesis P. Orridge / Me ...

Quiet Village

you drive a car late at night?
John Carpenter - The Fog

Ilya Santana

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Nightcrawlers - Push The Feeling On

Brothers Of End

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

Alexander Robotnick

you drive a car late at night?
Barry White - Let The Music Play

Boom Bip

you feel like 1982?
Van Halen - And The Cradle Will Rock

Stephan Remmler

best soundtrack ever
Ennio Morricone

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal victories

Agincourt / Tobruk / Saigon / Culluden / Falkland Islands

Morgan Geist

you jog?

Anything in mixes by I-F.

Dillon

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Keine Musik. Ich höre generell nicht gerne ...

Sharon van Etten

you sit in a plane?
Bob Dylan - Sarah

James Yorkston

a song that reminds you of school
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

Kissogram

you wake up?

Flamenco music.

Bosque Brown

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

Joan As Police Woman

you cook?
Arthur «Big Boy» Crudup - So Glad You're Mine

The Soulsavers

you prepare for an important date?
Pixies - Doolittle

Invisible Conga People

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

Lanoiraude

5 favorite clubs

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

Erobique

you cook?

Ich singe meistens: «Wir haben Hunger, Hunger, Hunger...»

Moving Units

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

Bill Brewster

perfect anthem for London
Pisces - Up The Mariners

Ilija Rudman

best concert you ever attended
Roy Ayers

Heidi

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Beastie Boys - Heart Attack Man

Justine D

5 favorite cartoon characters

Bugs Bunny / Minnie Mouse / Olive Oil / Gumby / Pee ...

Mélissa Laveaux

perfect anthem for Paris
Albin de la Simone - Elle fréquentait la rue pigalle

Rocko Schamoni

favorite sports team?

St. Pauli ist das einzige Team, das ich ...

Lotte Kestner

the song to be played at your funeral
Idaho - To Be The One

Interpol

you prepare for an important date?
Jneiro Jarel - Big Bounce Theory

Horace Andy


Top 10 all-time favorite songs

Bebel Gilberto

you sit by the river?
Adriana Calcanhotto - Mais Feliz

Annie

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Green Velvet - Flash

Tracey Thorn

your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control

Magic Arm

you drive into the country?
James Taylor - Carolina In My Mind

The Emperor Machine

you sit in the subway?
John Foxx - Underpass

Chris Carrier

5 favorite remixes
Anthea & Celler - The Playmaker (Dyed Soundorom Cougar ...

Motor City Drum Ensemble

first record you remember
Ludwig van Beethoven

Mr Scruff

you walk in the rain?
Webby Jay - In The Rain

Bloc Party

you are in a depressive mood?
Sebadoh - Too Pure

Dwele

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bilal - Soul Sista

Whirlwind Heat

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

Spinto Band

you go to a club?
Ween

Stratus

you sit in the subway?
Pedestrians - Commuter Fantasy

Meret Becker

a song that reminds you of school
Richard Sanderson - Dreams Are My Reality

Shine 2009

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

DJ Cherrystones

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Aphrodite's Child - Air

Newton Faulkner

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Presidents Of The United States Of America - Dune B...

Mouse On Mars

take these three tools with you:

Korkenzieher / Dosenöffner / Lötkolben

Bing Ji Ling

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Elvis Presley - Snowbird

Anne Clark

5 favorite TV shows

There’s only two favourites of all time ...

Mirror Mirror

you surf the internet?
M.I.A. - Internet Connection (Buraka Som Sistema Remix)

Horse Meat Disco

learn these three songs by heart:
Liza Minnelli - Liza With A Z

Ben Watt

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Victor Young & Ned Washington - My Foolish Heart

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cartoon characters

Family Guy / Yogi Bear / Barney Flintstone / Spiderman / Popeye

Gary Numan

perfect anthem for London
Marilyn Manson - The Beautiful People

Social Disco Club


Top 10 favorite remixes of all time

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things that make you sexy

I dunno... aftershave, beers?

Telephones

you cook?
South Sea Dreamin' With The Blue Boys

Kinky

you come home from the club?
T. Rex - Get It On

Shitdisco

you go to a club?
Prodigy - Everybody In The Place (Fairground Edit)

Hacienda

your sunday morning song
Oscar Peterson

David Holmes

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Rare Earth - Get Ready

Little Jackie

you feel like 1982?
Prince - The Future

Richard Norris

5 favorite personal belongings

I am trying to resist materialism in ever ...

Franz Nicolay

you wake up?
Joe Jack Talcum - I Have Seen The Sun All Over The Worl...

Baikonour

best concert you ever attended
Boredoms

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richard Wagner - The Ride Of The Valkyries

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Paperclip People - Clear And Present

Tanya Stephens

you ride a bicycle?
Johnny P - Bike Back

Ingrid Olava

favorite place to shag?

My bedroom (yes, I’m boring).

Fingerpicked

No. 3
Clock Opera - Let Go The Lifeboats (Moshi Moshi, 2011)

The Good Natured

get these three pets:

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

Holger Czukay

you wake up?

Keinen. Und schon gar nicht Songs.

Richard Hawley

5 favorite human inventions

guitar / record player / studios / beer / ciggies

Padded Cell

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Moondog - The Viking of Sixth Avenue

Jill Jones

you wake up?
Blonde Redhead - Elephant Woman

Minus 8

you prepare for an important date?
Monty Norman - James Bond Theme

Caron Wheeler

you go to a club?
Stevie Wonder - Another Star

M.A.N.D.Y.

you wake up?
Beck - We Live Again

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

Joakim

you destroy a hotel room?
The Damned - Neat Neat Neat

Kid Koala

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

Race Horses

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Should Have Known Better

Parlour

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

Linda Lewis

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Here There And Everywhere

Audie Darling

favorite radio station?

Vanderbilt University has a great radio station on ...

Zohra

you sit in a plane?
Kraftwerk - Computer World

Steve Mason

a song that reminds you of school
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Two Tribes

Dominique Leone

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

pollution / noise / proximity to meth whores

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Lightning Bolt

Hugh Herrera

a song that reminds you of school
The The - Good Morning Beautiful

Charlotte Hatherley

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

Mark Archer

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

Trentemoller

you go to a club?
Trentemoller

Natalie Tusia Beridze

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

I kissed the last time in the airport ...

Chromatics

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

Renegade Soundwave

first record you remember
The New Seekers - Beg Steal Or Borrow

Swahili Blonde

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tindersticks - Vertrauen II

Lucky Luke

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Lucky Luke - Fear Eats The Soul

Micah P. Hinson

a song that reminds your friends of you

Damn, I think you'd have to ask ...

Chikinki

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Broadcast

Leon Ware

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - Turn On Some Music

Minotaur Shock

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Smokey Robinson - Quiet Storm

Prince Language

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Mr. Fingers - Can You Feel It

Lexx

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Sufjan Stevens

Lone Wolf

a song that reminds you of school
Scatman John - Scatman

Alva Noto

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Beverley Knight

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

The Golden Filter

you sit in the subway?
New Order - Fine Time

New Young Pony Club

you go to a club?
New Young Pony Club

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite TV shows

Top Gear / My wife & Kids / Moesha / Eastenders / Panorama

Marit Bergman

favorite building?

Centralbadet. Great Art Nouveau.

Hot Chip

you are love sick?
Hot Chip - Alley Cats

Matthew Herbert

start to learn these three things:

mandarin / medecine / ice skating

Neon Heights

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On

Sondre Lerche

you are in a depressive mood?
Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach - Toledo

El-P

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Boogie Down Productions - Criminal Minded

In Flagranti

you wake up?

I never listen to music when I get ...

DJ Vadim

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jungle Brothers - Done By The Forces Of Nature

Anja Schneider

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Computerwelt

Defari

your ultimate heartbreak song
Michael Jackson - She's Out Of My Life

Bush Tetras

a song that inspires you
Manu Chao - Proxima Estacion Esperanza

Karl Culley

first record you bought
Faith No More - Angel Dust

Cornelius

you ride a bicycle?
The Smiths - Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One...

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite things about Glasgow

Dumbarton Road / Optimo (Espacio) / Monorail / Stereo / The Lismore

Van She

5 favorite numbers

3 / 5 / 8 / 13 / 21

Aaron Wright

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
The Proclaimers - Sunshine On Leith

Fiona Daniel

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Lenny Kravitz - Fly Away

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
Zongamin

Wally Badarou

a record you fell in love to
Jimi Hendrix - All Along The Watchtower

Julia Franck

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

meine Freunde / die potentielle Möglichkeit ins Kino ...

Tridact

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Plone - On My Bus

Jimi Jamison

your boozed up anthem
Garth Brooks - Friends In Low Places

Shawn Lee

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Shawn Lee - Happiness

Cage The Elephant

you walk in the rain?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Gary Lucas

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Horst Wessel Song

Morningwood

you wake up?
Sparklehorse - Gold Day

Vetiver

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere

Psychic Ills

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

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

David Rodigan

No. 20
Shaggy - Big Up

Apache Beat

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Scary Monsters

Sven Väth

a song that reminds your friends of you
Off - Electrica Salsa

Odawas

your party anthem
Various Artists - The Best of New Orleans Rhythm & Blue...

Dollboy

your ultimate heartbreak song
Linton Kwesi Johnson - Sonny's Lettah

A Fine Frenzy

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

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Stars Of The Lid - And Their Refinement Of The Decline

Lindstrom

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

No Age

you sit in a plane?
Gas - Untitled 2

Yellowman

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Fats Domino - Blueberry Hill

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite things that make you sexy

There is no possible way to answer this ...

James Pants

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

The Bees

you make love?
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

The Fray

best record store?

Twist & Shout – they are on Colfax Avenue. And ...

Caribou

your boozed up anthem

I never drink. And I don’t do ...

Ralphi Rosario

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

Terry Lynn

which song fits the city the best?

«Kingstonlogic»

Peter Broderick

first record you bought
Rancid - Rancid

Malachai

you drive a car late at night?
The Mills Brothers

Erol Alkan

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

Trevor Jackson

you cook?
Metro Area - Miura

VV Brown

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

James Holden

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Starkid - Crayons

Valery Gore

you eat a pizza?
Nick Zubeck - Cherry Sunshine

Ed Harcourt

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

Gossip

you work in the garden?
Sam Cooke - A Change Is Gonna Come

Datarock

you relax on a beach?
Guided By Voices

David Pajo

take these three DVDs along:

Team America / Dave Chappelle’s Show (Season 1 ...

Ora Cogan

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Stupid Girl

N.A.S.A.

you come home from the club?
War - Low Rider

Soul Clap

best soundtrack ever
«The Bodyguard»

The Invisible

5 favorite records
Prince - Sign Of The Times

Miss Platnum

you smuggle diamonds?
Shirley Bassey - Diamonds Are Forever

White Denim

a song that reminds your friends of you
Tahiti 80 - Heartbeat

DJ Touché

No. 2

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

you wake up?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp

Captain Sensible

take these three CDs/records with you:
Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express - Oblivion Express

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
Dinosaur - Kiss Me Again (Version)

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite English words

baby / cunt / blue / money / right

Nicole Willis

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian/Observer / Hello! / Wax Poetics 

The Ones

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

Broken Social Scene

take these three books along:

Herman Melville: «Moby Dick» / Robertson Davies: «Fifth Business ...

Defend Moscow

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

Daniel Wang

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Ordinary Fool

Nils Frahm

you play ping-pong?
Steak: Music From The Motion Picture

Paul Frick

you wake up?
Flying Lotus - Do The Astral Plane

Doe Paoro

your party anthem
Robyn – Body Talk

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

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

Mark Richardson

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beach Boys - Wouldn't It Be Nice

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three CDs/records with you:
Joe Meek & The Blue Men - I Hear A New World

Loane

a song to seduce you
Beth Gibbons and Rustin Man - Romance

Black Devil Disco Club

you drive a car late at night?

I never drove a car (too much of ...

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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

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Judy Garland - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

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Doe Paoro

your sunday morning song
Desmond Dekker – Israelites

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Valery Gore

you make love?
Bernice - Pacemaker

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Sarah Jaffe

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - Silver Springs

+more