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GusGus

was initially formed as a film and acting collective from Reykjavik but became mostly known for their electronic music and visually enhanced shows. The group recorded seven studio albums and one live album since their foundation in 1995, and has undergone several line-up changes.

Which song do you listen to when...
you go to a club?
Happy Mondays - Hallelujah (Paul Oakenfold Remix)

Siggi

Q-Burns - Anstract Message

Stefan

you drive a car late at night?
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

Siggi

Sonny Rollins

Stefan: Something from Sonny Rollins.

you make love?
PPPönk - Ultra Dance

Siggi

Gus Gus - Polydistortion

Stefan

you sit in a plane?
Gus Gus - Anthem

Siggi: It's on the soundtrack of «Pi».

Tschaikowsky

Stefan: Something from Tschaikowski.

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Stefan: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

you wake up?
Des'ree - Kissing You

Siggi

Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Stefan: Some Californian Jazz like Cal Tjader.

Questions answered by: Magnús Guðmundsson and Stephan Stephensen

Apiento

you make breakfast?
Wally Badarou - Waltz

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Editors - The Back Room

Jacques Renault

No. 10
Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb

Caribou

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle

Morton Valence

you take a bubble bath?
Suicide - Frankie Teardrop

Xiu Xiu

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

crime / prostition / drugs

Devendra Banhart

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

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Jarvis Cocker

Lucky Soul

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Pixies - Distance Equals Rate Times Time

Kathryn Williams

you stay in bed?
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne

Pyrolator

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

The Fray

which person from the city you like the most?

Tim Allen, of course.

The Bees

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Aphex Twin - Crying In Your Face

Hugh Herrera

the song to be played at your funeral
Archie Bell & The Drells - Glad You Could Make It

Wally Badarou

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

Mugison

5 favorite cities

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

Colder

No. 2
Einstürzende Neubauten - Tanz Debil

The Jackets

your sunday morning song
Lee Hazlewood & Nancy Sinatra - Some Velvet Morning

Mirror Mirror

you wake up?
Dead Can Dance - Carnival Of Light

Padded Cell

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

Shine 2009

you prepare for an important date?
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite restaurant?

«Jalla Jalla» on Bergsgatan. Best place to stop ...

Andreya Triana

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

Au Revoir Simone

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Air Supply - Even The Nights Are Better

Datarock

you sit in the subway?
The Beta Band - Dry The Rain

Tim Mälzer

take these three CDs/records with you:
Elvis Presley - Best Of Elvis

Drugstore

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

Johnossi

favorite street corner?

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

The Diaphanoids

you wake up?
Brian Eno

Al McKay

you go to a club?
Beyoncé

Horace Andy

No. 4
The Abyssinians - Satta Massagana

Port O'Brien

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

Brothers Of End

you cook?
Jona Lewie - You'll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Pa...

Peter Broderick

your ultimate heartbreak song
A Silver Mt. Zion - Broken Chords Can Sing A Little

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite bands you know personally

mein erstes Transistor-Radio, das ich mir ans Fahrrad ...

Zohra

you meet your parents?
Boney M.

Heavy

you fall asleep?
Quincy Jones - Tell Me A Bedtime Story

Monday Michiru

you feel like 1982?
The Police

Dennis Kane

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Rich Medina

you are love sick?
Gang Starr - Lovesick

Million Stylez

what should one eat when in the city?

Indian food 

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Bing Ji Ling

first record you bought
Naked Eyes - Always Something There To Remind Me

Lopazz

you work in the garden?

Eine gute Frage, denn ich habe einen sehr ...

Birdy Nam Nam

you make love?
Grace Jones

Van She

5 favorite things that make you sexy

My body / Her body / Music / Sex / Having sex

The Invisible

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Irma Thomas - Ruler Of My Heart

James Yorkston

a song that reminds your friends of you

I guess one of mine would probably do ...

Shitdisco

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Justin Timberlake - My Love

Midlake

perfect anthem for Denton
The Baptist Generals - Alcohol (Turn And Fall)

DJ Nature

perfect anthem for Bristol
The Pop Group - She Is Beyond Good And Evil

Wordsworth

your sunday morning song
Jay-Z - What More Can I Say

George Duke

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

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

Kid Koala

you sit in a plane?
Kevin Renick - Up In The Air

Camille

you come home from the club?
ABBA

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
LCD Soundsystem

We Are Wolves

start to learn these three things:

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Laid Back - Bakerman

Bloc Party

you drive a car late at night?
Radiohead - The Tourist

KT Tunstall

you come home from the club?
David Bowie - Jean Genie

DJ Hell

you cook?

I don’t cook.

A Touch Of Class

a song that reminds you of school
Spider Murphy Gang - Wer Wird Denn Woana

Lindstrom

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

Gravenhurst

you walk through a dark forest?
Whitehouse

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song that reminds you of school
Snap! - The Power

Rumer

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dusty Springfield - Just A Little Lovin'

Al Kent

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Staple Singers - Trippin' On Your Love

Jazzanova

you are in a depressive mood?
Krzysztof Penderecki

Tony Carrasco

the song to be played at your funeral

Too many too mention.

Grizzly Bear

you run from the cops?
The Dirty Projectors - Fucked For Life

Duke Special

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith - Needle In The Hay

Woodpigeon

you play ping-pong?
Sonic Youth - Eric's Trip

Unconventional Science

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Blue Jay Way

Terence Bernardo

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

The Loose Salute

a song you would send over the ocean
The Loose Salute - Ship On The Ocean

Tindersticks

a song to seduce you
John Barry - Midnight Cowboy Theme

Casual

your ultimate heartbreak song
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Gnod

record you were looking for the longest
James Brown - The Payback

Omar

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Martin Rev

you start a riot?
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street

Mark E.

you jog?
Queen - Bicycle Race

ESG

you fall asleep?
The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep

Empire Of The Sun

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Chromeo

No. 5
Rick James - 17

Headman

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Whiskey In The Jar

Brennan Green

you sit in a plane?

If I’m on a plane, I’m ...

Ora Cogan

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dolly Parton - Daddy Come And Get Me

Saint Etienne

your sunday morning song
Jeanette - Oye Mama Oye Papa

Theo Parrish

you watch girls go by?
B.B. King - Sweet Sixteen

Anne Clark

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

No way!!!!

Cortney Tidwell

No. 4
Elliott Smith - From A Basement On The Hill

Syd Matters

you are in a depressive mood?
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Spanish Dance Troupe

Aaron Wright

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Band - It Makes No Difference

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Sergei Wassiljewitsch Rachmaninow

Munk

you cook?

Ich kann nicht kochen.

Lydia Lunch

you need to get work done?

Don’t listen to music when I work ...

Funkmasters

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lee Roy Parnell - The Rock

Kissey Asplund

you wake up?
Blu & Exile - Dancing In The Rain

Barbara Carlotti

you sit by a camp fire?
White Noise - Firebird

Telephones

you repair a synthesizer?
The Units - High Pressure Days

Tom Vek

5 favorite human inventions

musical instruments / cars / buildings / telephones / time

Dinky

5 favorite authors

Isabel Allende / Pablo Neruda / Antonio Skarmeta / Gabriel Garcia ...

DJ Cherrystones

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sunn O))) - White 2

VV Brown

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

Future Beat Alliance

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

Lisbee Stainton

the song to be played at your funeral
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

Bush Tetras

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
REO Speedwagon

Chris Coco

you sit in a plane?
The Flaming Lips - Do You Realize??

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Kalabrese

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

Cosmo

5 favorite things that make you sexy

DJ-ing / Frost French skinny jeans / Jean Paul Gaultier ...

Kurt Maloo

you wake up?

Erst mal lange gar keinen und dann irgendwann ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Ace Of Base - Ace Of Base

Hannah Scott

your sunday morning song
Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy

Peanut Butter Wolf

you go fishing?

I used to fish with my dad when ...

Tridact

you run from the cops?
Funkadelic - I Got A Thing, You Got A Thing, Everybody'...

John Daly

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

restaurants / tobacco shops / summer in the city

Kelli Ali

you relax on a beach?
Tim Buckley - Strange Feeling

Miss Platnum

you go to a club?
Jay-Z

Fanfarlo

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier

Droog

you ride a bicycle?
The Flaming Lips - Rainin' Babies

Telepopmusik

a record you fell in love to
Sebadoh - Bakesale

DJ Vadim

you wake up?
Gregory Isaacs & Dennis Brown - Live And Love

Terry Lynn

where was your first flat?

The same one I still live in – and ...

When Saints Go Machine

you feel like 1982?
The Smiths - What She Said

Broken Social Scene

get these three pets:

a monkey / a cat / a raccoon

Glen Johnson

first record you remember
Gary Glitter - I'm The Leader Of The Gang

Fujiya & Miyagi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Arthur Russell - A Little Lost

Belle & Sebastian

you need to get work done?
Funkadelic - Can You Get to That

Bill Callahan

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

Horse Meat Disco

take these three books along:

I'm not an avid reader by any ...

Comanechi

you go to a club?
Madame Wig - Wig Wig Island

Soul Mekanik

you meet your parents?
Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair

Pearly Gates

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

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Ry Cooder - Southern Comfort

My Bee's Garden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Department Of Eagles - In Ear Park

Jill Jones

you sit in the subway?
PJ Harvey - The Whores Hustle And The Hustlers Whore

Boom Bip

you make love?
Al Green - I Can't Get Next To You

Howling Bells

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

Brian Jackson

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

Marc Romboy

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street?

Götgatan, a little closer to Europe...

Georg Levin

you meet your parents?
Gonzales - Solo Piano

Dave Clarke

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Never have a song as ring tone, wrong ...

The Revenge

the song to be played at your funeral
Steely Dan - Do It Again

Kevin Saunderson

where was your first flat?

That was actually on Gratiot Avenue. It was ...

Holy Ghost!

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

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
M. Ward - Good News

Karl Bartos

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

Smudo

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

No Age

you stay in bed?
Hüsker Dü - Divide And Conquer

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite places in the world

Home / London / Sydney / Cape Town / Colorado

Mooner

No. 10
Peru - Continents

Dollboy

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

Division Of Laura Lee

you take a bubble bath?
Tom Waits - Cold Water

Chuck D

you relax on a beach?
The Isley Brothers

Gary Lucas

first record you bought
Duane Eddy - Dance With The Guitar Man

Soft Rocks

you feel like 1982?
Futura 2000 (ft. The Clash) - The Escapades Of Futura 2...

Everything Everything

you are love sick?
Jeff Buckley - Morning Theft

Odawas

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

Jimi Jamison

a record you fell in love to
U2 - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me

Marissa Nadler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Sharon van Etten

your party anthem
Ratatat - Wildcat

Quiet Village

you take a bubble bath?
Various Artists - The Sound Gallery, Vol. 1

Michael Reinboth

you camp in the desert?
Can

Mungolian Jetset

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

Trevor Jackson

you wake up?
Michael Jackson - Rock With You

Chateau Flight

a record you fell in love to
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - In A Sentimental Mood

Kissogram

you play a game of chess?
David Bowie - Move On

Boozoo Bajou

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - Mensch Maschine

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

Andy Gill

your boozed up anthem
The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

Treefight For Sunlight

your guilty pleasure song
All Saints - Never Ever

Jackpot

you are love sick?

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

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

Moving Units

first record you remember
Gary Numan - Cars

Sibrydion

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

Hot Chip

you feel like 1982?
Yazoo - Situation

Marius Circus

you make love?
Gepy & Gepy - Body To Body

Micah P. Hinson

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
At Swim Two Birds - Darling (Remix)

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Flat Duo Jets - Go Go Harlem Baby

Ame

you take a bubble bath?
Fleetwood Mac - Albatross

Nedry

your party anthem
The Rapture - House Of Jealous Lovers

Tal Weiss

perfect anthem for Tel Aviv
Zeev Tene - Tel Aviv/Winter

Mark Richardson

you are on the tour bus?
Pulled Apart By Horses - Back To The Fuck Yeah

Justine D

5 favorite clubs

I rarely go out, believe it or not ...

Dan Michaelson

record you were looking for the longest
Lee Hazlewood - Cowboy In Sweden

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B.

Suzanne Vega

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Antonio Carlos Jobim - How Insensitive

Senor Coconut

you wake up?
The Beatles - Something

Sóley

a song that reminds your friends of you
Fleedwood Mac - Dreams

David Morales

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

Daddy-O

you feel like 1982?
Cold Crush Brothers vs. Fantastic 5

Faust

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

Chris & Cosey

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Bjorn Torske

you are love sick?
Frank Zappa - Broken Hearts Are For Assholes

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite personal victories

still making music / not loosing my marbles / rising ...

Slove

you go to a club?
André Lodemann - Where Are You Now? (MFR Edit)

Moonboots

a song that reminds you of school
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite human inventions

Guitar / Bass / Drums / Piano / Amplification

Architeq

you wake up?
Moondog - Surf Session

AM

No. 1
Arthur Verocai - Arthur Verocai

Polly Scattergood

you wash your hair?

I don’t listen to music while washing ...

Sondre Lerche

you wake up?
Chet Baker - Do It The Hard Way

Ed Harcourt

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

Afrika Bambaataa

your party anthem
James Brown - I Feel Good

Junior Boys

a song everyone should hear
Mantler - Lately I'm Sad

Whirlwind Heat

you relax on a beach?
Barry Manilow - Copacabana

Jakob der Lügner

you are in a depressive mood?
De La Soul feat. Chaka Khan - (It Ain't) All Good

Large Professor

No. 7
Eric B. & Rakim - My Melody

Ost & Kjex

you walk in the rain?
Oran Juice Jones - The Rain

A Guy Called Gerald

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

best concert you ever attended
Whitehouse

These New Puritans

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

White Hinterland

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I live in the dark ages, where my ...

Race Horses

you sit in a plane?
Grandaddy - He's Simple He's Dumb, He's The Pilot

Lexx

you destroy a hotel room?
Queens Of The Stone Age - Monsters In The Parasol

Nicole Willis

take these three CDs/records with you:
Rotary Connection - Hey Love

The Golden Filter

you walk in the rain?
Sigur Rós - Hoppípolla

Kasper Bjorke

your guilty pleasure song
Backstreet Boys - Incomplete

Still Going

your sunday morning song

E & L: Usually we are sleeping sunday mornings.

Howlin' Rain

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Me And Bobby McGee

Dillon

you jog?

Ich jogge nicht!

Hatcham Social

first record you bought
The Specials - The Specials

Karl Culley

your ultimate heartbreak song
KD Lang - Haint It Funny

Ian Hart

first record you remember
«The Hills Are Alive» from The Sound Of Music

Thievery Corporation

you sit in a plane?
Fila Brazillia - A Zed And To Ls

Dynamite Deluxe

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

2raumwohnung

take these three books along:

Eduard von Keyserling: «Fürstinnen» / Sogyal Rinpoche: «Das ...

Erol Alkan

you cook?
Gonzales

The Phantom Band

a song that reminds you of school
Beastie Boys - Sure Shot

Apache Beat

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Scary Monsters

Mr Scruff

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

Magic Arm

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

Pastor

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Ohm Sweet Ohm

Bomb The Bass

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

Sandi Thom

you camp in the desert?
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

Julia Franck

take these three games along:

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

Morpheus

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Manuel Tur

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Björk - Hyperballad

James Holden

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

Nicky Siano

you make love?

Rock... I love to fuck to rock... It ...

Simone White

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

Jonathan Wilson

you make love?
Dr. John

Chrome Hoof

a record you fell in love to
Chris De Burgh

Richard Hawley

you sit in a plane?
The Everly Brothers - Songs Our Daddy Taught Us

Matmos

invite these three persons for a weekend:

a doctor / a dentist / and a cow

Barn Owl

your guilty pleasure song
ASAP Rocky - Peso

Kinky

5 favorite cities

Mexico City / New York / London / Los Angeles / Buenos ...

Chikinki

best video clip you ever saw
Wax - Building A Bridge To Your Heart

Spinto Band

the song to be played at your funeral
Just A Closer Walk With Thee

John Foxx

you drive a car late at night?
Chuck Berry - No Particular Place To Go

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:

All the jazz soundtracks I own

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite books

Donald Goines: «Dopefiend» / Homer: «Ilias» / Erich von D ...

Beautiful Swimmers

you prepare for an important date?
The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

sad / starving / jail / hey, wake up, we’re ...

Mark Archer

the perfect anthem for Stafford
Bizarre Inc - Playing With Knives

Memory Band

you sit in the subway?
Four Tet - Slow Jam

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Bedhead - What Fun Life Was

Linda Lewis

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Isn’t She Lovely; Stevie Wonder - Happy...

Scout Niblett

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Drain You

Beverley Knight

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

Jesse Lenat

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

Metronomy

your party anthem
Wayne Wonder - No Letting Go

First Aid Kit

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

Zambri

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Mani Pedi - It's A Fire

Hannah Cohen

best concert you ever attended
-

Jimmy Edgar

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

Sarah Jaffe

first record you bought
Patty Griffin - Flaming Red

Gemma Ray

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Candlemass - Mirror Mirror

Ray Mang

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Mugwump

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

Rod Thomas

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you rob a bank?
Rosebud - Bank Robbery

Alela Diane

your ultimate heartbreak song
Kate Wolf - You're Not Standing Like You Used To

Prince Language

you are stoned?
Popol Vuh

Glimpse

you take a bubble bath?

Usually my daughter screaming in the room next ...

Brasstronaut

you go skiing?
Mos Def - Slow Down

Electric 6

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

Kon & Amir

you go fishing?

Kon: Never been... although I do frequent tuna ...

CALLmeKAT


I was born in Copenhagen. Didn’t live ...

Annie

you cook?
Madonna - Into The Groove

Penguin Prison

first record you bought
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Into The Great Wide Ope...

Wall-E

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

Pink Skull

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Replacements - Unsatisfied

Ingrid Olava

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reprise» by Joakim Trier. Excellent!

Mouse On Mars

first record you bought
Fips Asmussen - Eine Mütze Voller Witze

Baikonour

perfect anthem for Brighton
The Who - The Kids Are Alright

Our Broken Garden

you take a bubble bath?
Chimes & Bells - Stand Still

Glass Candy

first record you bought
Bryan Adams - Reckless

M.A.N.D.Y.

you drive a car late at night?
Carl Craig - Landcruising

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you drive a car late at night?
Talk Talk - Spirit Of Eden

Tiga

you relax on a beach?
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Pacifika

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell

Bebel Gilberto

your guilty pleasure song
The Beatles - Help!

Air

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - The Reflex

Defari

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Defari - Lowlands Anthem

Yuck

you take a bubble bath?
Babes In Toyland - Bluebell

Wooden Shjips

you wake up?
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Lazy Days

Black Devil Disco Club

you prepare for an important date?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Paul Frick

you eat a pizza?
Dam-Funk - Hood Pass

Young Knives

learn these three songs by heart:
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

In Flagranti

you make love?

Actually I never put on music when making ...

Steve Mason

perfect anthem for Glasgow
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Whitehouse

first record you remember
Yoko Ono - Fly

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

The Morning Benders

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Prefuse 73

you make love?

Mixtapes that go different places, put on repeat.

The Miserable Rich

you cook?
Beethoven’s 9th symphony

Soul Clap

your sunday morning song
Celestial Choir - Stand On The Word (Larry Levan Mix)

Gwyneth Herbert

you go to a club?
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Heidi

you jog?

I’m afraid I don’t jog.

James Murphy

you are in a depressive mood?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Kool Keith

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

Clare & The Reasons

a song that reminds your friends of you
Duke Ellington - Prelude To A Kiss

Kool & The Gang

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye

Dominique Leone

start to learn these three things:

Spanish / Quantum Physics / The ins and outs of ...

Anja Schneider

record you were looking for the longest
Romanthony - The Wanderer

N.A.S.A.

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Eagles Of Death Metal

you make love?
Parliament - Clones Of Dr. Funkenstein (LP)

Pepe Bradock

you run naked through a cornfield?
Django Reinhardt - Minor Swing

Sven Väth

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

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

Yellowman

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

Little Jackie

you wake up?
Pink Floyd - Hey You

David Rodigan

No. 16
Half Pint - Greetings

Living Things

you wake up?
Paul McCartney - Junk

Lo Fat Orchestra

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

Trentemoller

you surf the internet?

I rarely use the internet.

James Pants

a song that reminds your friends of you
Shocking Blue - Love Buzz

Shawn Lee

your party anthem
The Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)

The Good Natured

invite these three persons for a weekend:

My mother, father and brother, Marcus, Claire, Alice ...

The Late Greats

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Daniel Johnston - Casper The Friendly Ghost

Renegade Soundwave

your sunday morning song
Flight Of The Conchords - Boom

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Stefan: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Bosque Brown

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Boots Of Spanish Leather

Plum

take these three DVDs along:

«Old Boy». To remind me that life is ...

Azari & III

you drive a car late at night?

S: I don't drive either.

Lotte Kestner

first record you remember
«Xanadu»

Todd Terje

your party anthem
Reuben Wilson - Got To Get Your Own

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song you would send over the ocean
Phil Cordell - Red Lady

Shakespeares Sister

you sit in a plane?
David Bowie - Space Oddity

DJ Mehdi

you jog?

I just don’t jog.

Seelenluft

perfect anthem for Zurich

Müsste noch geschrieben werden.

Nick Chacona

you drive a car late at night?
Spragga Benz - No Fun Thing

Parlour

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Sailor - Down By The Docks

Ada

5 favorite clothes

Bademantel / Bikini / Sandalen / Jogginghose / grünes Kleid

Ewan Pearson

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

Efterklang

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Bob Power

you prepare for an important date?
Michael Jackson - Don't Stop Till You Get Enough

Bill Brewster

you watch girls go by?
Jacques Dutronc - J'ai Tout Lu, Tout Vu, Tout Bu

Malachai

5 favorite records
Shocking Blue - Love Buzz

Mechanical Bride

you make love?
Television - Friction

New Young Pony Club

you play ping-pong?

That sounds like exercise.

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Do You Want To Know A Secret?

DJ Nu-Mark

first record you bought
U.T.F.O. - Roxanne Roxanne

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Mavis Staples

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

Erobique

you come home from the club?
Hildegard Knef - Ich bin zu müde, um Schlafen zu gehen

Ratatat

you drive a car late at night?
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Someday Never Comes

Charlotte Hatherley

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Blur - Parklife

Hacienda

first record you remember
Joe Cocker - The Letter

Oyvind Morken

your party anthem
Sharon Bailey - Cosmic Dust

Alexandra Hope

you fall asleep?
Erik Satie - 3 Gymnopedies

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Playlist: they call it Martini sommer - november 2011

Architecture In Helsinki

your sunday morning song
Roxy Music - Avalon

Little Dragon

5 favorite cartoon characters

Pingu / Babaar - King Of The Elephants / Balthasar / Mumin ...

The Earlies

your ultimate heartbreak song
Emmylou Harris - Boulder To Birmingham

Cypress Hill

a record you fell in love to
Sade - Kiss Of Life

Round Table Knights

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Albert Ayler - Vibrations

Trusme

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Chromatics

the song to be played at your funeral

A: I don’t know. I’ll have ...

Luca C & Brigante

you ride a bicycle?
Pink Floyd - Bike

Tiago

you go to a soundsystem?
Justin Vandervolgen - It Takes One To Make One

Alva Noto

you are stoned?
Einstürzende Neubauten - Yu-Gung

Magic Mike

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Mass Productions - Turn Up The Music

DJ Kent

you play ping-pong?
Ricardo Villalobos - Fizheuer Zieheuer

Simple Kid

you run naked through a cornfield?
Bronski Beat - Smalltown Boy

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Cajun Dance Party

the song to be played at your funeral
Smog - Dress Sexy At My Funeral

Franz Nicolay

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

Lucky Luke

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

José James

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

Dego

you are on a football field?
Doug Carn - Higher Ground

Black Angels

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Psychic Ills - Dins

Caron Wheeler

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Stevie Wonder - Ngiculela - Es Una Historia - I Am Sing...

Cazals

best concert you ever attended
The Rolling Stones

The Ones

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Beppe Loda

your sunday morning song

Actually, on sunday mornings I sleep.

Seether

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

Minus 8

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Marvin Gaye - Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky)

Leon Ware

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

Turzi

a song that reminds you of school
Noir Désir

Ronny & Renzo

you cook?
Mike Figgis - Leaving Las Vegas Soundtrack

Psychic Ills

you are love sick?
Ghost - Waiting For You

Ilya Santana

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Yacht

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

Bobbito Garcia

you take a bubble bath?
Tiny Tim - Tiptoe Through The Tulips

Chelonis R. Jones

you go to a club?

I don’t go to clubs other than ...

Tracey Thorn

first record you bought
Donny Osmond - The Twelfth Of Never

Peter Kruder

you take a bubble bath?
Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here

Tim Sweeney

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

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three tools with you:

I don’t need any tool. Who do ...

Max Essa

you feel like 1982?
Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

White Denim

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

Constance Amiot

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

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Peter, Bjorn & John

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Karlheinz Stockhausen - Kontakte

Studio

you are in a depressive mood?
Smog - Bathysphere

DJ Touché

No. 3

«The Living Dead At The Manchester Morgue» aka ...

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Cornelius

you make love?
Sigue Sigue Sputnik - Love Missile F1-11

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite cities

London / New York City / Montreal / Providence, RI, USA ...

Luke Solomon

you run naked through a cornfield?
Led Zeppelin - Dazed And Confused

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite instruments

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

Alan Oldham

No. 4
«Strange Days»

The Shortwave Set

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

Panico

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

the movie theater arround the corner / my internet ...

Lhasa

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

My life isn’t over yet.

US3

a record you fell in love to
Pat Metheny Group - So May It Secretly Begin

Neon Heights

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

Kaos

a song that reminds you of school
Double D & Steinski - Lesson 1

Leroy Burgess

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

Candi Staton

first record you remember
Ruth Brown - Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Motor City Drum Ensemble

first record you remember
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Marit Bergman

favorite band hailing from the city?
Mapei

El-P

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince & The Revolution - The Beautiful Ones

Stephan Remmler

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Damit beschäftige ich mich eigentlich nicht. Ich ...

Leo Zero

a record you fell in love to
Fingers Inc. - Another Side

Toby Tobias

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

Justus Köhncke

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

Vashti Bunyan

take these three DVDs along:

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

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Heidi Happy

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

Kid Loco

you make love?
Jon Lucien - Rashida

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Nick Cave

Matthew Dear

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
John Prine - Great Compromise

Nils Frahm

you wake up?
Thelonious Monk - Himself

Mélissa Laveaux

your party anthem
Mulatu Astatke And The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Info...

Tha 4orce

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

David Holmes

you make love?
Portishead - Portishead

Melanie C

5 favorite records
Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

Bill Adler

best Def Jam record ever
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

Valery Gore

you wake up?
Elbow - Jesus Is A Rochdale Girl

Rebelski

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

Skull Defekts

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Henrik Rylander / Jean-Louis Huhta / Daniel Fagerström

Modeselektor

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Tahiti 80

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

Angel Deradoorian

your guilty pleasure song

I don’t feel guilty about any of ...

Phil Mison

first record you remember
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Kris Menace

a record you fell in love to
Lamb - Gabriel

Max Romeo

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

Tanya Stephens

you had enough of this world?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Sound Of Silence

Daniel Wang

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sumeria - Golden Tears

Robin Saville

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

Social Disco Club

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

Jacob Golden

the song to be played at your funeral
Peter, Paul & Mary - If I Had A Hammer

Sebastien Tellier

a record you fell in love to
Dennis Wilson - Pacific Ocean Blue

Love Inks

a song that reminds you of school
Smashing Pumpkins - 1979

Defend Moscow

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

The Hidden Cameras

your sunday morning song
Michael Rother - Silberstreif

Windsurf

first record you remember
Burl Ives - The Little White Duck

Audie Darling

best movie that takes place in the city?

The only movies I can think of filmed ...

Joakim

you are in a depressive mood?
Scott Walker - It's Raining Today

Anna Kashfi

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

Nocturnes

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Circlesquare

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Alexander Robotnick

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

Dwele

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

Wolfmother

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
America - Riverside

Lanoiraude

5 favorite cities

Playin 4 the City. A top French deep ...

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sepultura - Ratamahatta

Loane

first record you bought
Madonna - Who's That Girl

Morgan Geist

you relax on a beach?

I don’t go to the beach except ...

Coldplay

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

The Soulsavers

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Vespertine

Lail Arad

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

Editors

you wake up?
Belle & Sebastian - I'm A Cuckoo

Gary Numan

a song that reminds you of school
T. Rex - Telegram Sam

Matthew Herbert

start to learn these three things:

mandarin / medecine / ice skating

The Rayographs

first record you bought
Paula Abdul - Opposites Attract

Ashley Beedle

you stay in bed?

Too busy sleeping.

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite records
Alice Coltrane - Universal Consciousness

Kinski

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

John Klemmer

you paint your apartment?

I hire people to paint etc. So I ...

Bodies Of Water

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ewan MacColl - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

Travis

you are love sick?
Teenage Fanclub - Your Love Is The Place I Come From

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Meret Becker

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
«In The Mood For Love»

C. Gibbs

a song that reminds your friends of you
Neil Young

Newton Faulkner

first record you bought
Pearl Jam- Ten

Swahili Blonde

a song you would use as a ring-tone

L: Whatever is the most ridiculous song that ...

J Rawls

5 favorite sayings

situations / what up / peace / holla atcha boy / thas ...

Whomadewho

5 favorite months

August / May / December / January / November

Ben Watt

you are in a depressive mood?
Mark Kozelek

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite people in history you look up to

Jesus / Ghandi / Abe Lincoln / Martin Luther King Jr ...

Wolf People

your ultimate heartbreak song
Heart - Sing Child Sing

Chris Carrier

you feel like 1982?
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Stefan Goldmann

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Xenakis

Yoav

your party anthem
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away

Bit-tuner

take these three DVDs along:

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

Mystery Jets

you go to a club?
Pixies - Debaser

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a record you fell in love to
Joni Mitchell - A Case Of You

Art Brut

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

Lovefingers

a song that reminds you of school
Silver Apples - Silver Apples

Trans Am

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Again, no music. I’m listening to a ...

Joan As Police Woman

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

Fol Chen

you prepare for an important date?
The Verlaines - Makes No Difference

Sam Amidon

5 favorite human inventions

cows / sheep / pigs / animals / vegetables

King Britt

the song to be played at your funeral
The Smiths - Asleep

Ralphi Rosario

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Thieves Like Us

you wake up?
Popol Vuh - Aguirre, The Wrath Of God

Blow Monkeys

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

Oneida

you are love sick?
New Order

Alter Ego

a song that inspires you
Gary Numan - Cars

Rainer Trüby

you drive a car late at night?
Incognito - Out Of The Storm (Carl Craig Mix)

Ian Pooley

you take a bubble bath?
Eggstone - Vive La Difference

Emma Tricca

you take a bubble bath?

Normally that is the time when I listen ...

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite cities

Unzählbar.

Gilles Peterson

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Howe Gelb

take these three DVDs along:

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

Captain Sensible

you are love sick?
Pentangle - Once I Had A Sweetheart

Cosmin TRG

learn these three songs by heart:
New Flesh - Stick And Move

Molly Wagger

5 favorite clubs

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

Justice

5 favorite records
Daft Punk - Homework

Wooden Birds

a record you fell in love to
Cat Power - You Are Free

Lloyd Cole

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Help Me Make It Through The Night

Kathy Zimmer

best concert you ever attended
The Police

!!!

your boozed up anthem
!!! - Must Be The Moon

Osborne

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

The Emperor Machine

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Jilted John - Jilted John

The Chap

5 favorite records
Dire Straits - Dire Straits

The Bangles

you make love?
Calexico

Jesh

No. 10
The Muffs - Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow

Charles Webster

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nanci Griffith - There's A Light Beyond These Woods

Dani Siciliano

best concert you ever attended
U2

Michael Mayer

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

Alex Smoke

you drive a car late at night?
Aphex Twin

Like A Stuntman

you are love sick?
The Carpenters - Yesterday Once More

Holger Czukay

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Anfliegende Raketen.

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Arnie's Love - I Think I'm Out Of Your Life

Riccio

your sunday morning song
Leon Ware - Why Be Alone

Coyote

first record you bought
Darts - It's Raining

Headless Heroes

you paint your apartment?
Rhythm Is Rhythm - Strings Of Life

Rocko Schamoni

favorite street?

Schulterblatt

Vetiver

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

Richard Norris

5 favorite instruments

Wasp Synth / Moog Synth / Fender Strat / Mellotron / Stylophone

My Morning Jacket

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

Ilija Rudman

your sunday morning song
Gino Soccio - So Lonely

Gossip

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - The Model

Interpol

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Goldfrapp - Lovely Head

Minotaur Shock

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Scouting For Girls

Stratus

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

Ruede Hagelstein

you destroy a hotel room?
Korn - Blind

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

Erik Truffaz

you drive a car late at night?
Amy Winehouse

Ricardo Villalobos

first record you bought
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Zwicker

you go to a club?
Nôze - Kitchen

Final Fantasy

you rob a bank?
Henry Mancini - A Touch Of Evil (OST)

Dollskabeat

you fall asleep?
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 85-92

The Priscillas

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

The Project Club

you ride a bicycle?
Trans AM - First Words

Sons And Daughters

you eat a cucumber?
Mudhoney - Touch Me I'm Sick

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite TV shows

«Screen Burn» / «Fawlty Towers» / «The Office» / «Rising Damp ...

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite instruments

clavinet / aoelean pipes / piano / violins / cellos

Doe Paoro

your boozed up anthem
Ghostface Killah – Saturday Nite

Max Tundra

you sit in a plane?
Pere Ubu - Birdies

Orishas

you make love?

It’s the same as in the car ...

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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

your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

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Doe Paoro

first record you remember
«Free To Be... You And Me»

+more

Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

+more

Sarah Jaffe

your party anthem
Robyn - Body Talk 1, 2, and 3

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