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Empire Of The Sun

is Luke Steele from The Sleepy Jackson and Nick Littlemore from Pnau reaching for the stars. «Walking On A Dream» was one of the biggest hits in 2008 and received double platinum in their homeland Australia. This empire is to strike back.

Which song do you listen to when...
you take a bubble bath?
The Chordettes - Mr. Sandman
you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Southern Man
you camp in the desert?
The Gunners
you run naked through a cornfield?
John Lennon - Watching The Wheels
you prepare for an important date?
Coconut Records - West Coast
you want to disturb your neighbours?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.
you drive a car late at night?
Prince - Controversy

Something you can pull up to the lights and feel cool.

you are love sick?
Carole King - So Far Away

This was the song I listened to with my first true love affair, a girl from Norway. Gotta be honest about that one, even though my wife Jodi wouldn’t wanna hear it.

you make love?
Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Chile

Something wild that brings out the animal in me. Mitch Mitchell’s furious drumming helps.

you meet your parents?
Ry Cooder - Pig Meat
you sit in a plane?
Maroon 5 - Not Falling Apart
Daft Punk - Something About Us

Since the noise on airplanes is very loud I need to listen to some cheesy stuff, like «Not Falling Apart» or «Something About Us». Recently a friend showed me these new headphones with noise cancellation. I need some of those!

you rob a bank?
Rage Against The Machine - Bullet In The Head
you sleep walk?
Daniel Lanois - Falling At Your Feet

The whole «Shine» album is great, it’s Lanois’ best. It’s very warm. I don’t sleepwalk myself but a friend of mine recently woke up at Kings Cross here in Sydney totally naked!

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Beach Boys - Surfer Girl
you sit in the subway?
Glen Campbell - Gentle On My Mind
you are on the tour bus?
The Thrills - So Much For The City
you wake up?
Don Williams - We Should Be Together
Neil Young - When God Made Me
Questions answered by: Luke Steele

Max Tundra

first record you bought
The Art Of Noise - Who's Afraid Of The Art Of Noise?

Au Revoir Simone

you make love?
Foreigner - I Want To Know What Love Is

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite movies

Long Goodbyes (Robert Altman) / Oedipus Rex (Pier Paolo ...

The Shortwave Set

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Dirty Pretty Things - Deadwood

Sibrydion

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Oyvind Morken

a song that reminds you of school
Kris Kross - Jump

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite movies

«Jacob’s Ladder» by Adrian Lyne / «The Idiots ...

Shitdisco

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

Brothers Of End

you sit in a plane?
Queens Of The Stone Age - The Lost Art Of Keeping A Sec...

Simone White

your liberation anthem
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Zwicker

you run from the cops?
Johnny Cash - Delia's Gone

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Mark Isham - The Hitcher

Jacques Renault

No. 15
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrow Parties

Tal Weiss

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Turtles - The Turtles Present The Battle Of The Ban...

Valery Gore

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

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

Morningwood

a song that reminds you of school
N.W.A. - She Swallowed It

Daniel Wang

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

Dan Michaelson

first record you bought
Pet Shop Boys - Disco

Gilles Peterson

you wake up?
Yusef Lateef - Brother John

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Alexander Robotnick

you cook?
Fela Kuti - Lady

Heidi Happy

you go to a club?

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

White Denim

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Daft Punk - Harder Better Faster Stronger

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Late Of The Pier

Irvine Welsh

a record you fell in love to
Culture Club - Karma Chameleon

Bill Callahan

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

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever To Tell

Social Disco Club

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

Robin Saville

you are on the tour bus?
Snoop Dogg - Gin And Juice

El-P

you go to a club?

Whatever they force me to hear.

Alela Diane

a song that reminds you of school
Cat Power - Metal Heart

Coldplay

a record you fell in love to
Sigur Rós - ()

Ewan Pearson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Junior Boys - In The Morning (Alex Smoke Remix)

VV Brown

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rage Against The Machine - Killing In The Name

When Saints Go Machine

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

Dinky

5 favorite records
Chica And The Folder - Under The Balcony

The Invisible

you sit in a plane?
Finn Peters - Atlas

Bill Brewster

you go to a club?
Ray Mang - Not So Fantastic

Leon Ware

first record you remember
Nat King Cole - Too Young

Jay Jay Johanson

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

Lucky Soul

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

Sandi Thom

a record you fell in love to
Joe Bonamassa - You And Me

Dillon

you ride a bicycle?
Beirut - Port Of Call

Bettye Lavette

the song to be played at your funeral
Donny Hathaway - Giving Up Is Hard To Do

Melanie C

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

David Rodigan

No. 19
Shabba Ranks - Ting A Ling

Gary Numan

your party anthem
Rammstein - Sonne

Sharon van Etten

you go to a club?
Lonelady

N.A.S.A.

you go fishing?
Primus - John The Fisherman

Apache Beat

a song that reminds your friends of you
Norman Fox & The Rob Roys - Pizza Pie

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

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

Dennis Bovell

you ride a bicycle?
The Mixtures - The Pushbike Song

The Rayographs

your party anthem
Village People - Y.M.C.A.

Coyote

you are love sick?
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Richard Hawley

you are love sick?

Never am, mate.

Dollskabeat

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

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

Ilija Rudman

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Billy Ocean - Night (Feel Like Getting Down)

Treefight For Sunlight

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - La Femme d'Argent

Justice

5 favorite records
Les Rhythm Digitales - Dark Dancer

Toby Tobias

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

The Morning Benders

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

Mark Richardson

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Radiohead - The Bends

Smudo

you relax on a beach?

Hoffentlich keine Musik sondern nur das Meeresrauschen.

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
John Coltrane - Ballads

Fol Chen

you are love sick?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Efterklang

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

Luke Solomon

5 favorite drinks

Water / a good red wine / a good white ...

Seelenluft

your ultimate heartbreak song
Django Reinhardt - When Day Is Done

Swahili Blonde

you wake up?
Erik Satie - Gymnopedie 1-4

James Pants

your party anthem
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Osborne

you make love?
The Delegation - Oh Honey

Belle & Sebastian

you sit in a plane?
Bruce Springsteen - The Girls in Their Summer Clothes

Rich Medina

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger

Lovefingers

record you were looking for the longest
Eddie Callahan - False Ego; Paul Woznicki - Woz

Joan As Police Woman

you feel like 1972?
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Pearly Gates

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Mélissa Laveaux

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Tiny - Everything Is Free

Andreya Triana

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dr. Dre - Forgot About Dre

Drugstore

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

Soul Mekanik

you feel like 1982?
Man Parrish - Hip Hop Bee Bop (Don't Stop)

Tom Vek

5 favorite personal belongings

music collection / car / leather jacket / drum kit / godin ...

The Loose Salute

record you were looking for the longest
Dennis Wilson - Ocean Pacific Blue

Ame

you feel lonely?
Arthur Russell - World Of Echo

These New Puritans

you are on a football field?

It would be nice if one of our ...

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Sufjan Stevens

Ray Mang

you relax on a beach?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Prefuse 73

you sit in a plane?
Jesu - Jesu (LP)

The Fray

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

Tiga

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Boozoo Bajou

record you were looking for the longest
Jackie Mittoo - After Christmas

Kevin Saunderson

favorite band hailing from the city?

Probably Aretha Franklin.

Ost & Kjex

you cook?
Ost & Kjex - Cajun Lunch

Cazals

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

Cortney Tidwell

No. 9
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Yuck

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

The Soulsavers

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Kasper Bjorke

perfect anthem for Copenhagen
The Sods - Copenhagen

Karl Culley

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - Wild Horses

Grizzly Bear

you are stoned?
Deerhunter

Midlake

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Comanechi

you prepare for an important date?
Mudhoney - Superfuzz Bigmuff

Defend Moscow

your liberation anthem
Rage Against The Machine - Killing In The Name

Mugwump

you take a bubble bath?
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Pyrolator

you destroy a hotel room?
Dirty Projectors - No Intention

C. Gibbs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Cure - Standing On A Beach / Staring At The Sea

Neon Heights

you destroy a hotel room?
KRS-One - Sound Of Da Police

Polly Scattergood

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

Mark E.

you sit in a plane?
2 Bad Mice - Bombscare

Jakob der Lügner

your boozed up anthem
Beastie Boys - So Watcha Want

Chuck D

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jimi Hendrix

Mirror Mirror

perfect anthem for New York
Leonard Cohen - First We Take Manhattan

Nocturnes

a song that reminds your friends of you
John Maus

In Flagranti

you wake up?

I never listen to music when I get ...

Natalie Tusia Beridze


Tbilisi
I was born and raised in Tbilisi ...

Adonis

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

Turzi

best concert you ever attended
Primal Scream

Angel Deradoorian

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

John Foxx

a song that reminds your friends of you
George Formby - Leaning On A Lamp Post At The Corner Of...

Psychic Ills

you ride a bicycle?
David Hausdorf - Illumination

Cornelius

you are in a depressive mood?
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

GusGus

you wake up?
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Zohra

5 favorite personal tragedies

Too personal! 

Tha 4orce

a record you fell in love to
Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

Division Of Laura Lee

you come home from the club?
Marvin Gaye - You Sure Love To Ball

Soft Rocks

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

Tridact

you are love sick?
The Zombies - She's Coming Home

Race Horses

you sit in the subway?
Ricky Nelson - Travelin' Man

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

Final Fantasy

you take a bubble bath?
Jann Arden

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds you of school
Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over

Brian Jackson

your liberation anthem
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - Prayer For Everybody ...

Matmos

take these three DVDs along:

«The World at War» (box set by the ...

Rumer

first record you bought
Cliff Richard & The Young Ones - Living Doll

Loane

your boozed up anthem
Bee Gees - Living Together

Minus 8

you go to a club?
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy

Mark Archer

first video clip you remember?
Jona Lewie - Stop The Cavalry

Telephones

you walk in the rain?
Fashion - Love Shadow

DJ Hell

you make breakfast?
Vader Abraham - Das Lied Der Schlümpfe

Bobbito Garcia

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book (LP)

Bill Adler

best Def Jam record ever
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

Bosque Brown

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Daniel Johnston - Some Things Last A Long Time

Afrika Bambaataa

a record you fell in love to
DJ Rogers - Say You Love Me

Oneida

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

The last time I was in a spooky ...

Soul Clap

the song to be played at your funeral
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads

Trevor Jackson

you are on a football field?

I never play football.

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
Creation Rebel - Creation Rebel

Micah P. Hinson

a record you fell in love to
Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

Fanfarlo

a song that reminds you of school
Baltimora - Tarzan Boy

John Klemmer

a record you fell in love to

No record ever «made me fall in love ...

The Diaphanoids

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

Barn Owl

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Mayhem - Dawn Of The Black Hearts

Vetiver

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

Chris & Cosey

the song to be played at your funeral
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

Chelonis R. Jones

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

Jackpot

you go to a soundsystem?

Any track by my Jackpot partner Erik Wikstr ...

Art Brut

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

Ronny & Renzo

you come home from the club?
Eurythmics - This City Never Sleeps

DJ Touché

No. 1

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

Jimmy Edgar

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - Lets Go to Bed

Alva Noto

you sit in a plane?
Richie Hawtin - Concept 1 96:CD

Tanya Stephens

you ride a bicycle?
Johnny P - Bike Back

Mugison

5 favorite cities

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

Dennis Kane

you are love sick?

See the Willie Nelson selections.

Interpol

you make love?
Liars - Protection

Faust

you meet your parents?
Dario Moreno

Ilya Santana

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Alan Parsons Project - Mammagamma

The Bees

you need to get work done?
Miles Davis - All Blues

Horace Andy

you run naked through a cornfield?

I would never do that.

Emmy The Great

first record you bought
Alanis Morissette - Ironic

David Morales

you wake up?
Bill Withers - Lovely Day

Senor Coconut

you wake up?
The Beatles - Something

Candi Staton

you sit in a plane?
Candi Staton - So Blue

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds you of school
The Sweet - Blockbuster

Seether

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Elton John - Rocket Man

Tindersticks

your party anthem
Chic - Good Times

Chromatics

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Grace Jones - She's Lost Control

José James

you feel like 1982?
Flying Lotus - 1983

Alan Oldham

No. 10
Not really influences, but I like:

Baikonour

the song to be played at your funeral
Popol Vuh - Love Life Death

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds your friends of you

Das werde ich sie bei Gelegenheit mal fragen.

Molly Wagger

you come home from the club?
Tindersticks - The Organist Entertains

Kool Keith

first record you remember
Heatwave - Ain't No Half Steppin'

CALLmeKAT

favorite restaurant?

It’s a rare occasion that I go ...

Joakim

you prepare for an important date?
Casiotone For The Painfully Alone - Tonight Was A Disas...

Tim Sweeney

you sit in a plane?

Long DJ mixes. Sitting in a plane is ...

Max Essa

you go to a club?
Gepy & Gepy - Machine Man

Holger Czukay

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Anfliegende Raketen.

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would send over the ocean
Nana Mouskouri - Guten Morgen Sonnenschein

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite records

Habe leider mindestens hundert.

Miss Platnum

you run naked through a cornfield?

Vogelgezwitscher.

Casual

you watch girls go by?
El Debarge

Newton Faulkner

No. 1
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

Luke Haines

5 favorite cities

Bradford / Exeter / Cologne / Munich / Damascus

M.A.N.D.Y.

you ride a bicycle?
The Libertines

Kelli Ali

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

Dani Siciliano

your boozed up anthem
Missy Elliott

Lisbee Stainton

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

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite books

Jane Austen: «Pride And Prejudice» / Lewis Carroll: «Through ...

Ed Harcourt

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Tiny Tim - Tiptoe Through The Tulips

Little Dragon

best Beatles song

«I Can’t Get No Satisfaction»

Hacienda

your party anthem
Booker T. & The M.G.’s - Hip Hug-Her

Penguin Prison

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal victories

be successful on tour / keep my girl’s ...

Kinski

first record you bought
The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz

Hot Chip

you make love?
Al Green

Chikinki

record you were looking for the longest
Nina Simone - Jazz As Played In An Exclusive Side Stree...

Theo Parrish

a song you wish you'd written yourself
James Brown - Ain't It Funky

Trusme

a record you fell in love to
Coldplay - Parachutes

Beppe Loda

a record you fell in love to

There are maybe 10’000!

Papst & Abstinenzler

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

Steve Mason

a record you fell in love to
Jeru The Damaja - Wrath Of The Math

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your sunday morning song
Yo La Tengo - Autumn Sweater

Shine 2009

you surf the internet?
Superstar & Star - I Like You I Like You. I Love You.

DJ Cherrystones

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Embryo - Dreaming Girls

Glass Candy

your party anthem
Justice

Mr Scruff

you wake up?
Joyce Williams - The First Thing I Do In The Morning

Ashley Beedle

you go to a club?
Mikey Dread - Jungle Signal

The Emperor Machine

you drive a car late at night?
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Suzanne Vega

best video clip you ever saw
Panic! At The Disco - But It's Better If You Do

Leo Zero

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rafoot - Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Electric 6

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

Dollboy

you go to a club?
Roxy Music - Virginia Plain

Sven Väth

first record you remember
Bill Haley & The Comets - Rock Around The Clock

Andy Gill

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Fame

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you prepare for an important date?

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

Invisible Conga People

you drive a car late at night?
The Jacks - Tokei O Tomete

Rainer Trüby

you make love?
Minnie Riperton - Adventures In Paradise

Todd Terje

the song to be played at your funeral
Arbeid Adelt - Death Disco

Fingerpicked

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

Jonathan Wilson

first record you remember
Arthur Brown - The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown

Jimi Jamison

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

Malachai

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
R. Dean Taylor - There's A Ghost In My House

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Stephan Remmler

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

Omar

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - Baggy Trousers

Headman

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols

ESG

you relax on a beach?
The Supremes - I Hear A Symphony

Magic Arm

you make love?
Radiohead - Everything In It's Right Place

Alter Ego

a record you fell in love to
New Order - Crystal

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Serge Gainsbourg - Boomerang

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds your friends of you
Carl Craig - Landcruising

A Touch Of Class

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

Ingrid Olava

favorite building?

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

Fiona Daniel

you wake up?
Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert

Lopazz

you wake up?
Whitesnake - Bad Boys

James Holden

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Mathew Jonson - Marionette

Gravenhurst

you take a bubble bath?
Brian Eno - On Land

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite instruments

kick drum / floor tom / high hat / snare / cymbals

The Earlies

learn these three songs by heart:
Gillian Welch - I Dream A Highway

Morgan Geist

you need to get work done?

Music is too important to me and too ...

Camille

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

My Bee's Garden

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

Travis

you run from the cops?
Primal Scream - Trainspotting

Hannah Cohen

a song that reminds you of school
War - Low Rider

Defari

your boozed up anthem
«Tequila!»

Marc Romboy

you relax on a beach?
Marc Romboy - Elif

Bit-tuner

learn these three songs by heart:
David Hasselhoff - Looking For Freedom

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

Georg Levin

your sunday morning song
Donny Hathaway - Flying Easy

Bush Tetras

you drive a car late at night?
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

Justine D

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Christian Death - Prayer

Aaron Wright

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm Only Sleeping

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Pink Skull

your guilty pleasure song
Kylie Minogue

Bing Ji Ling

first record you remember
Simon & Garfunkel - The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin...

Bodies Of Water

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Gregory Isaacs - Special Guest

First Aid Kit

you read a magazine?
Gary Numan

Kathy Zimmer

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - ¢68 Comeback Special

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cities

London / Paris / Tokyo / Gothenburg / Edinburgh

Padded Cell

you paint your apartment?
Klaus Weiss - Niagra (LP)

Windsurf

you prepare for an important date?
Wings - Goodnight Tonight

Good Shoes

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

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night

The Revenge

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

The Priscillas

a record you fell in love to
Corona - The Rhythm of the Night

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite gigs you played

Tidballs (in our hometown Bowling Green) / Trans Musicales ...

DJ Mehdi

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Model

Ian Pooley

you sit in the subway?

Nothing.

Dwele

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

Peter Broderick

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
A Silver Mt. Zion - Broken Chords Can Sing A Little

Matthew Herbert

take these three CDs/records with you:
Keith Jarrett - The Melody At Night, With You

Chris Coco

you make love?
Sigur Rós - ()

New Young Pony Club

you wake up?
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

King Britt

you sit in a plane?
The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?

Ian Hart

a song that reminds you of school
The Clash - White Riot

Datarock

you drive a car late at night?
Hüsker Dü

Phil Mison

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

2raumwohnung

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Wired / Dazed and Confused / Der Tagesspiegel

Brennan Green

you sit in a plane?

If I’m on a plane, I’m ...

Glimpse

5 favorite fruits

Apples / Strawberries / Tangerines / Oranges / Kiwis

Howling Bells

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Love Inks

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - Norwegian Wood

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Fantan Mojah - Hail The King

Metronomy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - There’s A Place

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

Lydia Lunch

you need to get work done?

Don’t listen to music when I work ...

Rod Thomas

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Air - All I Need

Droog

you come home from the club?
Nicolas Jaar - Time For Us

Studio

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Permanent Vacation

Lotte Kestner

a song you would send over the ocean
Elbow - Switching Off

Modeselektor

5 favorite fruits

Gurken / Paprika / Kohl / Kartoffeln / Tomaten

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a record you fell in love to
Melanie - Some Say (I Got Devil)

Sarah Jaffe

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - Silver Springs

Marius Circus

best concert you ever attended
Gayngs

Editors

you drive into the country?
My Morning Jacket - One Big Holiday

Peter Kruder

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

Justus Köhncke

a song that reminds your friends of you
Imagination - Just An Illusion

Everything Everything

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Spice Girls - 2 Become 1

Syd Matters

you go to a club?
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Manuel Tur

a record you fell in love to
Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday

Erol Alkan

you are in a depressive mood?
Manic Street Preachers - The Holy Bible

Bob Power

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the waves.

Circlesquare

you had enough of this world?
Slowdive - Blue Skied And Clear

Sóley

a song that reminds you of school
The Cranberries - Ode To My Family

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you walk through a dark forest?
Plastikman - Converge

Black Angels

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Girl From The North Country

Wall-E

you jog?
Fat Boys - Wipe Out

Quiet Village

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

The Chap

5 favorite magazines

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

Kissey Asplund

you come home from the club?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Headless Heroes

you make breakfast?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

Kissogram

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kissogram - Forsaken People Come To Me

Lail Arad

you walk in the rain?
tUnE-yArDs – Sunlight

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:
ZZ Top - Eliminator

Cajun Dance Party

your sunday morning song
Lambchop - Is A Woman

Orishas

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Maybe hiphop. Or some aggresive rock music.

Peanut Butter Wolf

you destroy a hotel room?

I opened for the Beastie Boys last month ...

Stratus

first record you bought
Art Of Noise - Beat Box

Audie Darling

favorite club?

There has been a huge influx in East ...

Parlour

first record you bought
Fancy - Slice Me Nice

Dego

you are in a depressive mood?
Claude Young - Acid Wash Conflict

Daddy-O

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

Mavis Staples

perfect anthem for Chicago
R. Kelly - Steppin' Into Heaven

DJ Nature

a record you fell in love to
Scotty - Clean Race

Scout Niblett

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand

Renegade Soundwave

a record you fell in love to
Jimi Hendrix - Angel

The Phantom Band

a song that reminds your friends of you
Josh Rouse - Love Vibration

Simple Kid

you sit in a plane?
Aphex Twin - Nannou

US3

first record you bought
David Bowie - The Rise & Fall Of Ziggy Stardust

Chris Carrier

you stay in bed?
Oyasumi - Last Night, Good Night

James Yorkston

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Lord, almost anything current and popular. Autotune.

Yoav

your party anthem
Outkast - So Fresh So Clean

Franz Nicolay

the song to be played at your funeral
Charles Ives - 4th Symphony, 1st Movement

Large Professor

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

David Holmes

you cook?
Sly & The Family Stone - Sing A Simple Song

Kool & The Gang

you remember the good old days?
Miles Davis - Round About Midnight

A Guy Called Gerald

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & The Ants - Antmusic

Ratatat

you go to a club?
Jay-Z - I Just Wanna Luv U

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite band hailing from the city?

Kite

Higamos Hogamos

you rob a bank?
The Cramps - Human Fly

Azari & III

No. 8
Robin S. - Show Me Love

!!!

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom (LP)

The Project Club

you are love sick?
Elbow - Great Expectations

Fabrizio Mammarella

the song to be played at your funeral
New York Citi Peech Boys - Life Is Something Special

The Miserable Rich

you make love?
D’Angelo - Feel Like Makin’ Love

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite instruments

Bass / Saxophone / Organ / Bongos / Guitar

Slove

you eat a pizza?
Tullio de Piscopo - Primavera (Stop Bajon)

AM

No. 1
Arthur Verocai - Arthur Verocai

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a record you fell in love to
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite DJs you know personally

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

Gossip

you make breakfast?

BP: «Lunch Will Tear Us Apart», or Roberta ...

Kurt Maloo

your party anthem
Double - Woman Of The World (Long Instrumental Version)

Mystery Jets

you cook?
Bob Marley - Burnin And Lootin'

Black Devil Disco Club

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erik Satie - Les Gymnopédies

Air

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

The Jackets

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Castaways - Liar, Liar

Skull Defekts

take these three games along:

I guess I'm alone so... a football ...

Lucky Luke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

Gwyneth Herbert

you wake up?
Psapp - Hi

Constance Amiot

the song to be played at your funeral

I just hope it’ll be a «happy ...

No Age

you make love?
The Sea And Cake - The Kiss

Marissa Nadler

first record you remember
The Beatles - Abbey Road

Saint Etienne

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Ennio Morricone - Veruschka

J Rawls

5 favorite magazines

Waxpoetics / Scratch / Business Week / Keyboard / Remix

Shawn Lee

perfect anthem for London
Blossom Dearie - I Like London In The Rain

The Bangles

you take a bubble bath?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Kris Menace

perfect anthem for Paris
Gilbert Becaud

Kid Koala

you walk in the rain?
Jay Black & The Americans - Walking In The Rain

Kathryn Williams

you stay in bed?
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne

Charlotte Hatherley

the song to be played at your funeral
«Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead» from The Wizard of Oz

Matthew Dear

start to learn these three things:

building fires / rafts / huts

Lloyd Cole

record you were looking for the longest
Nashville OST

Alex Smoke

you wake up?
William Basinski - The Disintegration Loops I-IV

My Morning Jacket

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Bread - Make It With You

Wolf People

first record you bought
Nirvana - Lithium

The Ones

the song to be played at your funeral
Sylvester - How Great Thou Art

The Late Greats

you make love?
N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton

Anni Rossi

5 favorite personal tragedies

face planting on the zip line on the ...

Cosmo

5 favorite months

October / November / December / May / June

Mungolian Jetset

you are in a depressive mood?
Bee Gees

Living Things

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

Whomadewho

you drive a car late at night?
Chris Isaak - Wicked Game

Dave Clarke

you sit in a plane?
The Damned - Machine Gun Etiquette

Hatcham Social

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Here Today

Dominique Leone

your sunday morning song
Claude Debussy - Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

first record you bought
Huey Lewis & The News - Sports

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite personal tragedies

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

Glen Johnson

a song that reminds you of school
The Specials - Too Much Too Young

Architecture In Helsinki

first record you remember
Madonna - Material Girl

Mechanical Bride

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - The Chain

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Ora Cogan

you feel like 1982?

I was born in 1982! No song. No ...

Sam Amidon

you take a bubble bath?
Mary Margaret O'Hara - Miss America

Million Stylez

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

I kiss my empress all the time and ...

Kalabrese

a song you wish you'd written yourself

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

Ricardo Villalobos

your ultimate heartbreak song
Depeche Mode - Somebody

Yacht

No. 6
The Vandals - Fear Of A Punk Planet

Frank Black

take these three books along:

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

Monday Michiru

you drive a car late at night?
Charlie Hunter Trio - Mistico

Tracey Thorn

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

Tim Mälzer

take these three books along:

Patrick Süskind: «Das Parfum» / den Küchenhering ...

Pastor

you make love?
Burzum - Kaimadalthas' Nedstigning

Woolfy

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

KT Tunstall

you sit in the subway?
The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar

Kon & Amir

you jog?
N.W.A. - 100 Miles And Runnin’

Woodpigeon

5 favorite personal tragedies

I don't think these can be «favorites».

Nick Chacona

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Panda Bear - Person Pitch

Kid Loco

you take a bubble bath?
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

Terry Lynn

favorite band hailing from the city?

Jimmy Cliff

Jill Jones

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Aphex Twin - Windowlicker

A Mountain Of One

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

Thieves Like Us

you come home from the club?
Steven Halpern & Dallas Smith - Threshhold

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Unconventional Science

first record you remember
NOFX - Heavy Petting Zoo

Little Jackie

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings

Horse Meat Disco

start to learn these three things:

Arabic, Semiotics and Surgery!

Whirlwind Heat

you relax on a beach?
Barry Manilow - Copacabana

Jazzanova

you make breakfast?
Ferdi ֖zbegen - Köprüden Gecti Gelin

Sondre Lerche

you sit in a plane?
Lucy Pearl - Live Without You

George Duke

the song to be played at your funeral
Milton Nascimento - Bridges

Memory Band

you jog?
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)

Explosions In The Sky

you make love?

Too personal, sorry!

Morton Valence

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Carl Orff - Carmina Burana

Still Going

best concert you ever attended
Public Enemy

Funkmasters

best Miles Davis song
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

Tiago

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Jimmy Page - Lucifers Rising

Annie

you make love?
The Flying Lizards - Get Up (Sex Machine)

Anne Clark

you walk in the rain?
Robert Rich

Captain Sensible

take these three tools with you:

Swiss Army Knife / p17 flashlight by LED LENSER ...

Cosmin TRG

take these three tools with you:

Lighter / Morse code device / Doomsday device

Sandro Perri

you wake up?
Giancarlo Vulcano - Portrait Of Arthur Rimbaud

Eagles Of Death Metal

you run naked through a cornfield?
Iron Maiden - Run To The Hills

Morpheus

first record you remember
Trini Lopez - If I Had A Hammer

We Are Wolves

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

riding my bike / cute girls at rock shows ...

DJ Nu-Mark

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

Beautiful Swimmers

you wake up?
Indo G & Lil Blunt - Let's Get Fucked Up

Wolfmother

you run naked through a cornfield?
Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings

Our Broken Garden

you drive a car late at night?
Bat For Lashes - Daniel

Mooner

No. 1
Die Dominas - Die Dominas

Trans Am

you work in the garden?

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

Nils Frahm

you make love?

Keine Musik. Jegliche Musik würde mich ablenken ...

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

Julia Franck

take these three games along:

Schach. Oder ist das keins und gibt es ...

Erik Truffaz

you sit in a plane?

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

Jesse Lenat

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Hank Williams - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry

Spinto Band

your party anthem
C & C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody D...

The Juan MacLean

No. 4
D.A.F. - Tanz Den Mussolini

Empire Of The Sun

you prepare for an important date?
Coconut Records - West Coast

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
That Dog - Totally Crushed Out

Moving Units

you ride a bicycle?

I don't ride a bicycle. We drive ...

Al Kent

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

Chromeo

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jodeci - The Show, The Afterparty, The Hotel

Whitehouse

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You

Bottin

you come home from the club?
Medeski Martin & Wood - Last Chance To Dance Trance

Wordsworth

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - Curtis

Hugh Herrera

record you were looking for the longest
Soft Cell - It's A Mugs Game

Lindstrom

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Only With You

Chrome Hoof

you take a bubble bath?
Acid Reign - Chaos (Lambs To The Slaughter)

Zambri

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Chemical Brothers - Asleep From Day

Bloc Party

you relax on a beach?
Blur - Clover Over Dover

Barbara Carlotti

a song that reminds you of school
Forbans - Chante danse et mets tes baskets

Wooden Shjips

you feel like 1982?
Gary Numan - Cars

Birdy Nam Nam

you camp in the desert?
The Doors - The End

Leroy Burgess

best video clip you ever saw

The «Where’s The Beef» commercial series for ...

The Golden Filter

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Air - Playground Love

Ruede Hagelstein

you make love?
Theophilus London - Hey Wonderful

Olafur Arnalds

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Incubus - Make Yourself

DJ Vadim

first record you bought
Stetsasonic - On Fire

Ada

get these three pets:

Pony / Kuh / Huhn

Broken Social Scene

take these three tools with you:

a guitar / a knife / a bottle opener

Nicole Willis

learn these three songs by heart:
Heart - Crazy On You

Anja Schneider

record you were looking for the longest
Romanthony - The Wanderer

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Tiga - Move My Body (Only 4 Erol Mix)

Tahiti 80

your boozed up anthem
The Peter Parker Experience - Scotch

Junior Boys

best concert you ever attended
The Boredoms

Charles Webster

you sit in the subway?
Rickie Lee Jones - The Magazine

Brasstronaut

you sit in the subway?
Phoenix - Love Like A Sunset

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Bomb The Bass

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Shakespeares Sister

your guilty pleasure song
Duffy - Stepping Stone

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

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

Luca C & Brigante

a record you fell in love to
Joe Cocker - Unchain My Heart

Young Knives

learn these three songs by heart:
The Doors - Soft Parade

Heidi

you wake up?
Smog

Cosmo Vitelli

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

Yellowman

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

Moonboots

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Architeq

you make love?
Maze - Twilight

Boom Bip

you come home from the club?
Can - Halleluhwah

James Murphy

you cook?
Terry Reid - Sweater

Al McKay

you relax on a beach?
Kenny Loggins - Return To Pooh Corner (LP)

Chateau Flight

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock

Caron Wheeler

the song to be played at your funeral
Chaka Khan & Bruce Hornsby - Love Me Still

Jacob Golden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Red House Painters - Katy Song

Colder

No. 4
Current 93 - Angel

Lexx

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
A Tribe Called Quest - Check The Rhyme

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
UBQ Project - When I Fell In Love (Charles Webster Remi...

Gary Lucas

a song that reminds you of school
Steely Dan - My Old School

Ralphi Rosario

first record you bought
Chic - Good Times

Karl Bartos

first record you remember
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Alexandra Hope

you are in the sauna?
Serge Gainsbourg - Ballade de Melody Nelson

Beverley Knight

you cook?
John Holt - 1000 Volts Of Holt

Magic Mike

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Crystal Method - Busy Child

Michael Reinboth

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
David Sylvian - Brilliant Trees

Holy Ghost!

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

Michael Mayer

best video clip you ever saw
Herbie Hancock - Rockit

Emma Tricca

you go fishing?

Fishing gets on my nerves!

Caribou

best concert you ever attended
Lightning Bolt; Sun Ra Arkestra

Erobique

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Style Council - My Ever Changing Moods

Odawas

the song to be played at your funeral
Joni Mitchell - Slouching Towards Bethlehem

Paul Frick

you drive into the country?
Pink Floyd - Saint Tropez

Lhasa

your party anthem
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Jesh


Top 10 albums of all time

Linda Lewis

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things that make you sexy

I dunno... aftershave, beers?

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite band hailing from the city?

Mooses On Acid

Rocko Schamoni


Hamburg

Ich lebe seit 1986 in Hamburg. Das ...

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite TV shows

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

Rebelski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Mercy, Mercy Me

Kinky

you drive a car late at night?
Massive Attack - Future Proof

Anna Kashfi

your party anthem
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Wally Badarou

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song of the past, good or bad ...

Heavy

you jog?

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

Gnod

a song that reminds your friends of you
Def Leppard - Rocket

White Hinterland

perfect anthem for Portland
The Watery Graves Of Portland - The News

Radio 4

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s too depressing.

Trentemoller

you feel like 1982?
Kraftwerk - Computerwelt

Howlin' Rain

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Paul Simon - Still Crazy After All These Years

Peter, Bjorn & John

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

Round Table Knights

you had enough of this world?
The Kinks - This Time Tomorrow

Mouse On Mars

take these three games along:

Riesen Mikado / Monopoly / Traktor Quartett

Marit Bergman

where was your first flat?

A basement that I shared with my best ...

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Joanna Newsom - Ys

Plum

which song fits the city the best?
KT Tunstall - Under The Weather

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song that reminds you of school
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze

Minotaur Shock

you are love sick?
Dusty Springfield

Riccio


Bologna

Telepopmusik

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

DJ Kent

you destroy a hotel room?
Slayer

Ben Watt

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Chris De Burgh

Port O'Brien

you go fishing?
R. Kelly - Real Talk

Bebel Gilberto

you are love sick?
João Gilberto

Max Romeo

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Presley - You Don't Have To Say You Love Me

Wooden Birds

best soundtrack ever
Rushmore OST

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Flo: Irgendeine RnB-Heavy Rotation auf Viva. Die sind ...

John Daly

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

Apiento

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Smiths - Unloveable

Clare & The Reasons

you pretend to be married?
Bessie Smith - Devils Gonna Git You

Stefan Goldmann

you sit in the subway?

Meistens etwas von 50 Cent aus dem Handy ...

Kaos

you make love?
Supermax

Johnossi

favorite street corner?

O: Tjähovsgatan/Östgöagatan. I like this ...

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite cities

Honkong / Beirut / Quebec / Vancouver / Caracas. Muss ich überall ...

Like A Stuntman

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Beach Boys - Wouldn’t It Be Nice

Munk

you wake up?
Deutsche Nationalhymne

Howe Gelb

take these three tools with you:

right eyebrow / left eyebrow / slightly crinkled beard

Duke Special

first record you bought
UB40 - Signing Off

Panico

No. 5
Perez Prado - La Epoca de Oro

Cypress Hill

best concert you ever attended
Parliament; Funkadelic; Bootsy Collins; Rick James
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

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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

your sunday morning song
Anything by Marcos Valle

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Doe Paoro

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Cat Stevens – Trouble

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Valery Gore

you wake up?
Elbow - Jesus Is A Rochdale Girl

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Sarah Jaffe

a song to seduce you
The Weeknd - The Morning

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