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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

Duke Special

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jimmie Davis - You Are My Sunshine

Pepe Bradock

best soundtrack ever
Nino Rota - Le Notti Di Cabiria

The Soulsavers

the song to be played at your funeral
Lou Reed - Perfect Day

Orishas

you sit in the subway?

I never take the subway. Because when I ...

Dan Michaelson

your party anthem
Jonathan Richman - I Was Dancing In The Lesbian Bar

Tha 4orce

your sunday morning song
The Commodores - Easy

Clare & The Reasons

you paint your apartment?
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Matthew Herbert

take these three tools with you:

nail clippers / a pocket saw / my computer

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
On Broadway

Ed Harcourt

you make love?
Ella Fitzgerald - You're Laughing At Me

ESG

you paint your apartment?
Queen - I Want To Break Free

Headman

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Whiskey In The Jar

Jimmy Edgar

a record you fell in love to
Kraftwerk - Man Machine

Lexx

you take a bubble bath?
John Martyn - Solid Air

Rebelski

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sigur Rós - ()

Rumer

best concert you ever attended

I don't really go to concerts. I ...

Love Inks

perfect song to end a party with
Dr. John - Night Tripper

Brothers Of End

you sit in the subway?
Radiohead - In Rainbows

Heidi

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Jane's Addiction

Erol Alkan

you sit in the subway?
Stereolab

Nick Chacona

you cook?
Ray Darwin - People's Choice

Loane

a song that reminds your friends of you
Just Jack - Disco Friends

Ray Mang

you sit in a plane?
Ben Richardson - Sky Diver

Everything Everything

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - The Telephone Call

Fanfarlo

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

These New Puritans

you sit by the river?
Benjamin Britten

Minotaur Shock

you play ping-pong?
Stereolab - Ping Pong

Joakim

you play a game of chess?
Eric Dolphy - Out To Lunch

Dominique Leone

a record you fell in love to
Ibrahim Ferrer - Buena Vista Social Club Presents

Telepopmusik

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

Cosmin TRG

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rebecca de Mornay / Steve Coogan / Saoirse Ronan

Erik Truffaz

you want to disturb your neighbours?
James Brown

Rocko Schamoni

favorite street?

Schulterblatt

Grizzly Bear

you take a bubble bath?
The Free Design - Bubbles

Yoav

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

Still Going

best concert you ever attended
Bauhaus

My Bee's Garden

a song to seduce you
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes For You

Wolfmother

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

Yacht

No. 4
Hole - Live Through This

Richard Norris

you rob a bank?
Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

Georg Levin

you make love?
Marvin Gaye

Ratatat

you make love?

No music.

Melanie C

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

Anna Kashfi

your guilty pleasure song
Suede - Suede

Chateau Flight

perfect song for jogging
Deux - Paris Orly

Heavy

you sleep walk?
Joe Henderson - Punjab

Dillon

you ride a bicycle?
Beirut - Port Of Call

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Bibo No Aozora

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you run from the cops?

Flo: Ich hab die Hosen so voll, dass ...

Black Devil Disco Club

you need to get work done?
Count Basie - One O'Clock Jump

A Guy Called Gerald

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

DJ Nature

your guilty pleasure song
Kenny Rogers - Ruby

Penguin Prison

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

Chromatics

a song you wish you'd written yourself
R. Kelly - Happy People

2raumwohnung

take these three books along:

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

Travis

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

Cajun Dance Party

record you were looking for the longest

With the internet and stuff it’s pretty ...

Sons And Daughters

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Stooges - We Will Fall

Bottin

No. 12

Amsterdam Schipol AMS. It has cozy lounges with ...

Dollboy

you are love sick?
The Beatles - For No One

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal tragedies

there are too many and they are too ...

Terry Lynn

best day of the week in the city?

Friday’s – week done, people are paid, everything ...

Tim Mälzer

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

Kneipen und Restaurants / Supermärkte / den HSV

Yellowman

first record you remember
Rio Grandes - Soldier Take Over

Alexander Robotnick

you fall asleep?
Tangerine Dream - Phaedra

Stephan Remmler

a song that reminds you of school
Ritchie Valens - Donna

Franz Nicolay

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jimmy Durante - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo

The Late Greats

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Alice Cooper - School's Out

Joan As Police Woman

you walk in the rain?
Nina Simone - Black Is The Color Of My True Love's Hair

The Jackets

your liberation anthem
The Who - My Generation

Mungolian Jetset

you stay in bed?
John Martyn - Solid Air

Fan Death

your party anthem
Man2Man - Male Stripper

Mirror Mirror

first record you remember
The Big Chill Soundtrack

Circlesquare

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

Daddy-O

you want to disturb your neighbours?
James Brown - Mind Power

David Holmes

you sit in the subway?
The Jam - Down In The Tube Station At Midnight

Phil Mison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Santana - Aqua Marine

Peter Broderick

perfect anthem for Portland
Elliott Smith

Nils Frahm

you walk through a dark forest?
Murcof - Remembranza

VV Brown

you sit in the subway?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Endless Flight

Whirlwind Heat

your boozed up anthem

None. I don't drink.

Yuck

5 favorite personal belongings

Mini Ampeg head and cab / Selmer PA Speakers ...

Padded Cell

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

Kaos

you ride a bicycle?

Die Musikbox-Mixes von Ron Hardy. Inspiration!

Mugwump

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

Tridact

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

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Ella Fitzgerald Songbooks

Wooden Birds

the song to be played at your funeral

No music at my funeral, please?

Bloc Party

you read a book?
Loose Fur - You Were Wrong

Art Brut

your boozed up anthem
«You Give A Little Love» from the Bugsy Malone Soundtra...

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

Drugstore

first record you bought
The Smiths - Hand In Glove

Devendra Banhart

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

Moving Units

best Beatles song

Past Masters 2

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you make love?

Not with a soundtrack, sir. Tried once with ...

The Good Natured

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

N.A.S.A.

a song that reminds your friends of you
Common - Be

Sandro Perri

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Gilberto Gil & Jorge Ben - Meu Glorioso Sao Cristovao

Black Angels

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly - That'll Be The Day

Malachai

you make love?
Engelbert Humperdinck - Please Release Me

Meret Becker

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Sam Amidon

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

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Metallica - And Justice For All

Ilija Rudman

a song that reminds you of school
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall

The Phantom Band

first record you bought
Depeche Mode - Stripped

Matmos

you take a bubble bath?
The Norman Luboff Choir - But Beautiful

Kissey Asplund

best concert you ever attended
Raphael Saadiq

Shitdisco

the song to be played at your funeral
Shitdisco - Disco Blood

Eagles Of Death Metal

you meet your parents?
Parliament

Good Shoes

you work in the garden?
Young Knives - Weekends And Bleakdays

The Ones

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Amy Winehouse - Just Friends

Candi Staton

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Peanut Butter Wolf

the song to be played at your funeral

Don’t jinx me!

Saint Etienne

you wake up?
The Monkees - You Told Me

US3

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

Al Kent

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Der aktuelle Top Hit aus den Grossraumdiscos.

Fabrizio Mammarella

a record you fell in love to
Arthur Russell - You And Me Both

Pyrolator

5 favorite records
Jose Gonzalez - Veneer

George Duke

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

Gravenhurst

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

Mélissa Laveaux

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

Division Of Laura Lee

you meet your parents?
Daft Punk - Teachers

Marius Circus

you make breakfast?
The Rosebuds - Go Ahead

Mooner

No. 1
Die Dominas - Die Dominas

The Morning Benders

the song to be played at your funeral
Blur - Out Of Time

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

Invisible Conga People

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tomokawa Kazuki - Inu

Air

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

Morpheus

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Leonard Cohen - Tower Of Song

Soul Mekanik

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Lorenz Rhode - Something Hot (Savage Skulls Remix)

!!!

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Aerosmith - Sweet Emotion

Camille

you drive a car late at night?

Must be something deep with a pulse. Like ...

Nicole Willis

take these three books along:

Chinua Achebe: «A Man Of The People» / one ...

Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

Datarock

you make love?

I’ll let her pick something...

Lisbee Stainton

your liberation anthem
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Jonathan Fire Eater - Tremble Under Boom Lights

Little Dragon

5 favorite instruments

Synths / Bass / Drums / Percussion / Vocals

Simone White

first record you remember
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Tanya Stephens

you are love sick?
Wheatus - Teenage Dirtbag

Chris & Cosey

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Johnossi

best day of the week in the city?

O: Tuesday! Because you need monday to recover ...

Brennan Green

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Q104.3 FM. This station never changes in ...

Pastor

you run naked through a cornfield?
Free Energy - Free Energy

Miss Platnum

you rob a bank?
Miss Platnum - I'm Broke

Ben Watt

you jog?
Common - Retrospect For Life

James Yorkston

the song to be played at your funeral
Go, The Mass Is Ended

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
Skunk Anasie

Glass Candy

start to learn these three things:

how to relax / how to let go / how ...

Plum

learn these three songs by heart:
Johann Sebstian Bach - Toccata And Fugue in D Minor

Bush Tetras

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Julia Franck

start to learn these three things:

Geduld / Viehzucht / Ackerbau (wenn es zum Überleben notwendig ...

Fujiya & Miyagi

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal belongings

my little bag which contains my other personal ...

Colder

No. 5
Skinny Puppy - Church

Tal Weiss

perfect song to end a party with
John Cage - 4:33

The Shortwave Set

your party anthem
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Alela Diane

a song you would send over the ocean
Led Zeppelin - Going to California

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Black Sabbath - Master Of Reality

We Are Scientists

5 favorite cities

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

Ewan Pearson

first record you bought
Laura Branigan - Self Control

Beautiful Swimmers

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

A: That will be rough as I have ...

Psychic Ills

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tony Allen - OLÉ (Moritz von Oswald Remix)

Tom Vek

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
The Black Eyed Peas - Don't Phunk With My Heart

Hot Chip

you sit in a plane?

Al: I’m really afraid of flying, so ...

Audie Darling

best movie that takes place in the city?

The only movies I can think of filmed ...

The Earlies

get these three pets:

my two dogs Aisha and Marnie, and some ...

Oneida

you play a game of chess?

Haven’t played chess in 10 years and ...

Interpol

you are love sick?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Kon & Amir

you paint your apartment?
Ricky Martin - She Bangs

Magic Arm

you drive a car late at night?
M83 - Run Into Flowers

Jacob Golden

your boozed up anthem
Ryan Adams - Come Pick Me Up

Mechanical Bride

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bon Iver - Skinny Love

Swahili Blonde

first record you bought
Guns N' Roses - Appetite For Destruction

John Foxx

you run naked through a cornfield?
Virginia Astley

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite magazines

Dwell / Domino / Nylon / Vogue / Rolling Stone

Cypress Hill

your guilty pleasure song
Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing

Lone Wolf

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Faust

you meet your parents?
Luis Mariano

White Hinterland

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Julia

Mr Scruff

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Brand Nubian - Wake Up

Munk

you wake up?
Deutsche Nationalhymne

Pearly Gates

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

Howe Gelb

start to learn these three things:

How to build a violin and bow from ...

Horace Andy

No. 2
Bob Marley - Hypocrites

Charles Webster

a song that reminds you of school
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Casual

you sit in a plane?

Just beats and instrumentals.

Wordsworth

your party anthem
Audio Two -Top Billin'

Gary Numan

your ultimate heartbreak song
Chris Isaak - Wicked Game

Whitehouse

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

Kool Keith

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Hall & Oates - I Can't Go For That

Emma Tricca

you feel like 1982?
Elton John - Candle In The Wind

Bettye Lavette

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

Chrome Hoof

you go to a club?
Steve Reich

Erobique

you cook?

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

Sandi Thom

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

Barn Owl

you sit in a plane?
GAS - Nah Und Fern

Skull Defekts

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

gigs / restaurants / life

Midlake

your sunday morning song
Harry Nilsson - Me And My Arrow

Our Broken Garden

you walk in the rain?
Lise Westzynthius - Cross My Heart

Ingrid Olava

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

On the roof of the new Opera.

Matthew Dear

a song that reminds you of school
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out

Wooden Shjips

you take a bubble bath?
Miles Davis - Round Midnight

Thieves Like Us

you make love?

Classical Radio.

White Denim

best concert you ever attended
Mouse On Mars

Sebastien Tellier

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Back In The USSR

Trentemoller

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dead Kennedys - Too Drunk To Fuck

Nicky Siano

a song that reminds your friends of you
MFSB - Love Is The Message

Dani Siciliano

best concert you ever attended
U2

Moonboots

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you are love sick?

Habe keinen, jedenfalls nicht momentan.

Vetiver

best video clip you ever saw
Arthur Brown - Fire

Dennis Kane

your party anthem
James Brown - Give It Up Or Turn It A Loose

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure

John Klemmer

you run naked through a cornfield?

If I want to float instead of run ...

A Mountain Of One

your ultimate heartbreak song
Colin Blunstone - Say You Don't Mind

Mouse On Mars

your guilty pleasure song
Whitesnake - Here I Go Again

Apiento

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Notorious B.I.G. - Warning

DJ Hell

you take part in a peace rally?
George Harrison - My Sweet Lord

Chris Carrier

5 favorite records
A Tribe Called Quest - Luck Of Lucien

Junior Boys

a record you fell in love to

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

Ruede Hagelstein

you go to a club?
Caribou - Leave House

Mark Richardson

you sit in a plane?
Elbow - Weather To Fly

Chelonis R. Jones

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell - Blue

In Flagranti

you ride a bicycle?

I ride my bike in NY every day ...

The Revenge

your boozed up anthem
Phoenix - If I Ever Feel Better

Seether

you wake up?
Smashing Pumpkins - Today

My Morning Jacket

you relax on a beach?
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Morgan Geist

you go to a club?

I want silence before the club.

Jacques Renault

No. 15
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrow Parties

Seelenluft

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

Paul Frick

you go to a club?
Kerri Chandler - Disko Satisfaction

Gemma Ray

you come home from the club?
Dennis Wilson - River Song

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

Trans Am

you work in the garden?

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

Andy Gill

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Paul Weller

Boom Bip

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Michael Andrews - Donnie Darko Soundtrack

CALLmeKAT


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

DJ Cherrystones

you go to a club?
EPMD - Scratch Bring It Back (Part 2 Mic Doc)

Newton Faulkner

No. 2
Kings Of Leon - Because Of The Times

Soul Clap

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

Stratus

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

Marit Bergman

which person from the city you like the most?

No one I know is from there. But ...

Belle & Sebastian

you jog?

Don't listen to music. I like to ...

Senor Coconut

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

Jay Jay Johanson

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Chet Baker - Farewell San Francisco

Max Tundra

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ron Geesin - Frenzy

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite instruments

Harp / Berimbow / piano / bass guitar / steel pan

The Invisible

you wake up?
Eska Mtungwazi - Rock Of Ages

Wall-E

you take a bubble bath?
Echo & The Bunnymen - Rust

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are in a depressive mood?
Freddy Fischer & His Cosmic Rocktime Band - Disco Dell'...

Efterklang

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

Ian Hart

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

Ralphi Rosario

a song that reminds you of school
Stevie Wonder - Masterblaster (Jammin')

Trevor Jackson

you are on a football field?

I never play football.

Lydia Lunch

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Etta James - St James Infirmary

Wally Badarou

a record you fell in love to
James Brown - Give It Up Or Turn It A Loose

Marc Romboy

you play a game of chess?
Slayer

Lucky Luke

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Slove

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

Headless Heroes

you go fishing?
Django Reinhardt - Tears

Coyote

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Charles Webster - Forget The Past

Gary Lucas

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Robin Saville

you stay in bed?
William Basinski - The Garden Of Brokenness

Mark E.

you sit in a plane?
2 Bad Mice - Bombscare

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Bernard Herrmann - Taxi Driver

Ilya Santana

you stay in bed?

I don't listen to music in the ...

Lail Arad

you walk in the rain?
tUnE-yArDs – Sunlight

Lotte Kestner

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Disintegration

Cage The Elephant

you ride a bicycle?
Beck - Mutherfucker

Zohra

5 favorite things that make you sexy

Lipstick / high heels / mascara / lipgloss / a nice gold ...

Little Jackie

you meet your parents?
Miles Davis

Boozoo Bajou

perfect anthem for Nurnberg
Neal Casal - Free To Go

Defari

a song that reminds you of school
Steel Pulse - Handsworth Revolution

A Touch Of Class

you take a bubble bath?
Dick Dale

Molly Wagger

5 favorite records
Junior Boys - Begone Dull Care

Windsurf

you drive a car late at night?
Raiders Of The Lost Arp - City Lights

Nedry

a song to seduce you
Four Tet - Untangle

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite building?

The Bank of Georgia building in Sololaki and ...

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite movies

Blade Runner / Logan’s Run / Midnight Cowboy / The ...

Metronomy

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

Bit-tuner

take these three games along:

Super Mario Kart / Sim City / Fifa Soccer

Woodpigeon

5 favorite instruments

Guitar / Piano / Autoharp / Cello / French Horn

Round Table Knights

you stay in bed?
Bon Iver - Flume

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds you of school
Slade - Cum On Feel The Noize

Max Romeo

you make love?
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Mavis Staples

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

Dave Clarke

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Some cool roots reggae.

New Young Pony Club

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

I’ve never had to answer an elusive ...

Bjorn Torske

you are in the sauna?
Leather Nun - Slow Death

Wolf People

a record you fell in love to
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Parlour

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

Alva Noto

you need to get work done?
Public Image Ltd. - Rules And Regulations

Polly Scattergood

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

people / stories / life

The Diaphanoids

you go to a club?

Usually we try not to listen too carefull ...

Jazzanova

you work in the garden?

Niemals versucht.... vielleicht etwas funky Rare Groove-mässiges.

Treefight For Sunlight

perfect song to end a party with
Pharoahe Monch - Simons Says (Get The Fuck Up)

John Daly

start to learn these three things:

martial arts / transcendental meditation / levitation

Bomb The Bass

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II

Sarah Jaffe

best Beatles song
«While My Guitar Gently Weeps»

DJ Kent

you run from the cops?
N.W.A.

Marissa Nadler

first record you bought
Madonna - The Immaculate Collection

Lucky Soul

you make love?
John Cage - 4:33

Justus Köhncke

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Computerliebe

Large Professor

5 favorite places in New York

145th St. & Lenox (Harlem) / Eastchester Ave. & Boston Rd ...

Magic Mike

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

Irvine Welsh

the song to be played at your funeral
Joe Dolce - Shuddap Ya Face

Mystery Jets

you prepare for an important date?
Madonna - Like A Prayer

Ada

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

Michael Mayer

the song to be played at your funeral

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

Frank Black

take these three DVDs along:

«Sleeper» by Woody Allen. The funniest, coolest movie ...

Kid Loco

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

Nocturnes

first record you bought
Nirvana - In Utero

Bobbito Garcia

you cook?
Mongo Santamaria - Tenderly

Caron Wheeler

first record you remember
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

Valery Gore

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

Sondre Lerche

you prepare for an important date?
Alicia Keys - You Don't Know My Name

Sven Väth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Ora Cogan

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Skip James - Devil Got My Woman

Ost & Kjex

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Christian Death - Deathwish

King Britt

you are in a depressive mood?
Tears For Fears - Mad World

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite drinks

Coke / Cherry Coke / Dr Pepper / Peach Iced Tea ...

Tiga

first record you bought
Real Life - Send Me An Angel

Karolina Stenstöm

best day of the week in the city?

I don’t know.

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite movies

«Electroma» by Daft Punk / «Interstella 5555» by Daft ...

Lanoiraude

5 favorite magazines

Finger Mag. Of course! / Vibrations. One of the ...

Jesse Lenat

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Iron Maiden - Run To The Hills

Coldplay

first record you bought
Postman Pat

Sharon van Etten

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Ronnie Spector - You Can't Put Your Arms Around A Memor...

Rainer Trüby

your sunday morning song
Cat Stevens - Bring Another Bottle Baby

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Bebel Gilberto

a record you fell in love to
Bebel Gilberto - All In One

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your sunday morning song
Lood - Shount N Out

Young Knives

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

Pilooski

perfect anthem for Paris
Alessi Brothers - Seabird

Jesh

No. 4
The Beatles - White Album

Beverley Knight

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Marcus Bonfanti

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bill Withers - Use Me

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

a song that reminds your friends of you

You should ask «my friends» that.

Beppe Loda

your ultimate heartbreak song
Beppe Loda - Impressioni

Living Things

No. 4
Jimi Hendrix - Band Of Gypsys

Shakespeares Sister

you come home from the club?
Dusty Springfield - Spooky

Peter Kruder

you feel lonely?
Terry Callier - 900 Miles

Comanechi

you paint your apartment?
Le Tigre - Le Tigre

Todd Terje

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Double - Woman Of The World

No Age

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
The Jesus And Mary Chain - You Trip Me Up

Kathy Zimmer

a song that reminds you of school
Brownsville Station - Smoking In The Boys Room

Andreya Triana

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - Is This Love

Constance Amiot

perfect anthem for Paris
Serge Gainsbourg - Le Poinçonneur des Lilas

Pacifika

you run naked through a cornfield?
Blind Melon

Brasstronaut

you are love sick?
Hot Chip - Made In The Dark

Telephones

you take a bubble bath?
Tony Esposito - Danza Dell'Acqua

Tony Carrasco

first record you remember
Baby Huey - Listen To Me

The Fray

best record store?

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

Kelli Ali

you relax on a beach?
Tim Buckley - Strange Feeling

Mugison

5 favorite drinks

Water / any kind of beer / Orange juice / Whiskey ...

Sumner Brothers

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - A Fine Romance

Broken Social Scene

take these three CDs/records with you:
Link Wray - First Album

Caribou

a record you fell in love to
Lilys - Ginger

The Chap

5 favorite things that make you sexy

big hands / trousers / intelligence / big knockers and small ...

Au Revoir Simone

you jog?
The Doobie Brothers - What A Fool Believes

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds you of school
Hijack

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite personal belongings

Urei 1620 / Klipsch Speakers / Record collection / Yoga Mat ...

Cosmo Vitelli

best soundtrack ever
Peggy Lee - Johnny Guitar

Rich Medina

you sit in a plane?
Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner

Million Stylez

favorite street?

Malmvägen (Sollentuna)

Dollskabeat

5 favorite movies

«A Clockwork Orange» by Stanley Kubrick / «Blue Velvet ...

Tim Sweeney

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

Hatcham Social

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

Whomadewho

you need to get work done?

We don’t listen to music, when we ...

Lloyd Cole

a song that reminds your friends of you

I don’t know.

Memory Band

you are love sick?
Anne Briggs - Go Your Way

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
Dusty Springfield - Dusty In Memphis

Kasper Bjorke

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

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite books

Mikhail Bulgakov: «The Master And The Margarita» / Voltaire ...

Chuck D

you ride a bicycle?

Break Beats

Kevin Saunderson

favorite sports team?

Detroit Pistons. That’s the baseketball team. They ...

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Captain Sensible

you rob a bank?
Stereolab - Jenny Ondioline

Howlin' Rain

you sit in a plane?
Glen Campbell - Reunion

Kurt Maloo

you fall asleep?
Teitur - Louis Louis

Dinky

5 favorite books

Jeffrey Eugenides: «Midlesex». A story of a real ...

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite movies

«O Lucky Man!» by Lindsay Anderson / «Onibaba» by ...

Omar

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Turzi

your party anthem
The Maxx - Techno Time

Steve Mason

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Happy Mondays - Wrote For Luck

Odawas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Baby You're A Rich Man

Karl Culley

best soundtrack ever
The Shawshank Redemption

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

James Pants

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal belongings

dark glasses / guide dog / white stick / Braille Bible ...

Architeq

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
John Carpenter - Football Run (Kill Your Kids)

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Fourplay

Suzanne Vega

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

Unconventional Science

a record you fell in love to
The Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots

Glen Johnson

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - I'm A Slave 4 U

Cornelius

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

Alex Smoke

you are in a depressive mood?
John Tavener - Funeral Ikos

Holger Czukay

you fall asleep?

Da donnere einfach so weg.

Luca C & Brigante

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

Vashti Bunyan

learn these three songs by heart:
David Crosby - Traction In The Rain

Riccio

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Lavorare con lentezza» (2004) by Guido Chiesa.

Barbara Carlotti

you walk in the rain?
JP Nataf - Seul alone

Cosmo

5 favorite records
The Beatles - L.O.V.E.

Angel Deradoorian

the song to be played at your funeral
Madonna - Holiday

Tiago

you prepare for an important date?
Gilbert O' Sullivan - Too Much Attention

Heidi Happy

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you stay in bed?
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan - Baby It's Cold Outside

Afrika Bambaataa

you sit in the subway?
Zapp

Sóley

best concert you ever attended

Ahh too many... But I´d love to ...

Dynamite Deluxe

first record you remember
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

Lopazz

you play a game of chess?

Ich spiele kein Schach!

Tracey Thorn

best Beatles song

I don't like the Beatles either, I ...

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
Kraftwerk - Radioactivity

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite instruments

clavinet / aoelean pipes / piano / violins / cellos

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Pharoah Sanders - Naima

Dwele

perfect anthem for Detroit
William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You Got

The Rayographs

your party anthem
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Funkmasters

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

Jackpot

you are love sick?

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

DJ Touché

No. 9

«The New York Ripper» (Lucio Fulci, 1982). An ...

Bill Callahan

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Chris Coco

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

Terence Bernardo

the song to be played at your funeral
George Harrison - What Is Life

Leo Zero

your party anthem
D'llegance - Chanson D'llegance (Disconet Remix)

Daniel Wang

perfect anthem for New York
Odyssey - Native New Yorker

Empire Of The Sun

you take a bubble bath?
The Chordettes - Mr. Sandman

Gossip

you meet your parents?
Ludwig van Beethoven - 5th Symphony

Jakob der Lügner

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep

Olafur Arnalds

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

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Round Two - New Day

Hacienda

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Wilco - Please Tell My Brother

The Project Club

you meet your parents?
Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing

Fiona Daniel

you drive into the country?
PJ Harvey - White Chalk

Tahiti 80

first record you bought
Lipps Inc. - Funky Town

Leon Ware

best video clip you ever saw
Leon Ware - Why I Came To California

Alan Oldham

No. 1
Jack Kirby comics from the '60s and '70s

Shine 2009

you walk in the rain?
Jam & Spoon - Stella

Birdy Nam Nam

you go fishing?
Ghostface Killah - Fish

Gnod

a song that reminds you of school
Doug E Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - The Show

AM

No. 10
Van Halen - Fair Warning

Jill Jones

you want to tell your boyfriend it's over?
Bat For Lashes - What's A Girl To Do

Quiet Village

you are love sick?
Ennio Morricone - Cinema Paradiso

Bill Adler

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

Morton Valence

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - The Bed

Scout Niblett

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Daniel Johnston - True Love Will Find You In The End

C. Gibbs

first record you remember
Bee Gees - Saturday Night Fever

Trusme

perfect anthem for London

These days anything Dub Step.

Chromeo

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

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Hannah Scott

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

Luke Solomon

5 favorite remixes
Isolee - Beau Mot Plage (Freeform Reform Edit)

The Bangles

you make love?
Calexico

Peter, Bjorn & John

you feel like 1967?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Anne Clark

you sit in the subway?
Motor City Drum Ensemble - Raw Cuts 5

Toby Tobias

first record you remember
Sky

Modeselektor

5 favorite bands you know personally

Motorhead / Radiohead / Blonde Redhead / Metallica / Rolling Stones

Stefan Goldmann

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Led Zeppelin - The Battle Of Evermore

Brian Jackson

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

Fingerpicked

No. 15
Kid Creole & The Coconuts - I Do Believe (Strut, 2011)

Lhasa

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

My life isn’t over yet.

Adonis

a song that reminds you of school
Stevie Wonder - My Cherie Amour

Sibrydion

No. 9
Swci Boscawen - Couture C’ching

James Murphy

you prepare for an important date?
Buzzcocks - Why Can't I Touch It?

Alter Ego

perfect anthem for Frankfurt
Hildegard Knef - Ich hab noch einen Koffer in Berlin

Van She

5 favorite books

Frank Owen: «Clubland: The Fabulous Rise and Murderous ...

Kathryn Williams

you wake up?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Osborne

you come home from the club?
Sun Kil Moon

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Any Time At All

David Rodigan

No. 12
The Wailers - Slave Driver

The Golden Filter

you wake up?
Slowdive - When The Sun Hits

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Chicago - Saturday In The Park

José James

you are love sick?
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - You’re All I Need To Get ...

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you bought
Various Artists - Dumb Ditties

Droog

you smuggle diamonds?
Electronic - Getting Away With It

Bing Ji Ling

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

When Saints Go Machine

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Roxy Music - Avalon

Spinto Band

you need to get work done?

No Music. I am focusing on the task ...

Apache Beat

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Philip Glass - Knee Play #5

Gilles Peterson

you are on a football field?
A Tribe Called Quest - Can I Kick It?

Syd Matters

you wake up?
Radiohead - Go To Sleep

Justice

5 favorite remixes
Green Day - Basket Case (Moog Cook Book Cover)

Zambri

you take a bubble bath?
Oh No Ono - Swim

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you go to a club?
Trans Am - Party Station

Neon Heights

you prepare for an important date?
Sarah Brightman & Hot Gossip - I Lost My Heart To A Str...

Zwicker

you take a bubble bath?
Grace Jones - Private Life

Anja Schneider

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Computerwelt

Cazals

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I've Got A Feeling

Jonathan Wilson

you are on the tour bus?
Alice Coltrane

The Priscillas

take these three CDs/records with you:
Leos Janacek - Glagolitic Mass

Monday Michiru

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Rufus & Chaka Khan

Defend Moscow

a record you fell in love to
Idlewild - Hope is Important

Manuel Tur

your party anthem
Inner City - Big Fun

Annie

you sit in a plane?
The Ramones - The KKK Took My Baby Away

Emmy The Great

your sunday morning song
The Innocence Mission - Bright As Yellow

Shawn Lee

first record you bought
Isaac Hayes - The Shaft Soundtrack

Oyvind Morken

first record you bought
Beastie Boys - Check Your Head

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite band hailing from the city?

Mooses On Acid

Tindersticks

a song that reminds your friends of you

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

Linda Lewis

a record you fell in love to
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Mark Archer

your party anthem
Outlander - Vamp

Ame

you take a bubble bath?
Talk Talk - New Grass

KT Tunstall

your ultimate heartbreak song
Carole King - It's Too Late

Final Fantasy

you make breakfast?
Iron & Wine

Karl Bartos

best video clip you ever saw
The Beatles - Penny Lane

The Bees

you sit in a plane?
Erykah Badu - The Healer

Editors

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Owen Paul - My Favourite Waste Of Time

Lovefingers

you are in the sauna?
Dreamworld - Summerdays

Pink Skull

record you were looking for the longest
Soho - Hot Music

Like A Stuntman

you are love sick?
The Carpenters - Yesterday Once More

Simple Kid

you make love?
Metallica - Battery

Bill Brewster

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Helio Matheus - Mais Kriola

The Emperor Machine

you are love sick?
Depeche Mode - Free Love

James Holden

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Get A Grip

Micah P. Hinson

your boozed up anthem

Shit, I don't get pissed. Sorry.  

Bosque Brown

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

Ronny & Renzo

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Frontline Assembly - Ausgang Zum Himmel

Kris Menace

a song you wish you'd written yourself

There are so many…

Jean-Michel Jarre

your sunday morning song
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem

Electric 6

you sit in the subway?
Nancy Sinatra - You Only Live Twice

Kid Koala

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Violent Femmes - Candlelight Song

The Miserable Rich

you ride a bicycle?
The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses

Ashley Beedle

you take a bubble bath?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

El-P

first record you bought
John Williams - The Star Wars Theme Tune

Max Essa

you stay in bed?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Jacky - White Horses

Michael Reinboth

you ride a bicycle?
Moodymann

J Rawls

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - T.R.O.Y.

Baikonour

record you were looking for the longest
Amon Duul II - Yeti Talks To Yogi

Prince Language

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

Architecture In Helsinki

your sunday morning song
Roxy Music - Avalon

Fol Chen

you camp in the desert?
King Crimson - The Sheltering Sky

David Morales

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
David Morales & Jonathan Mendelsohn - You Just Don't Lo...

Theo Parrish

record you were looking for the longest
Atmosfear - Motivation

Kool & The Gang

you remember the good old days?
Stevie Wonder - Fingertips

Howling Bells

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Aaron Wright

a song that reminds your friends of you
Elmo - Elmo's Song

Bodies Of Water

your liberation anthem
The Soul Stirrers - Christ Is All

The Loose Salute

best concert you ever attended

Ride, Brixton Academy

Jimi Jamison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Mamas & The Papas - California Dreamin'

Azari & III

you make love?
Sade - Kiss Of Life

Kissogram

first record you bought
Pete Seeger

Kalabrese

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kalabrese - Hühnerfest

Port O'Brien

you make breakfast?
Cass McCombs - You Saved My Life

Soft Rocks

you drive a car late at night?
Vangelis - Theme From Bladerunner

Dego

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jeff Mills - Humana

Bob Power

the song to be played at your funeral
The O'Jays - Love Train

Justine D

you sit in a plane?
The Velvet Underground - I'm Set Free

Prefuse 73

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Edan - Beauty And The Beat (LP)

Panico

No. 1
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes

Morningwood

you take a bubble bath?
Jean Knight - Mr.Big Stuff

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite TV shows

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

Lindstrom

you fall asleep?
Wings - London Town

Glimpse

5 favorite records
Yello - Oh Yeah

Minus 8

you fall asleep?
MAW feat. India - I Can't Get No Sleep (Downbeat Mix)

Alexandra Hope

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sian Alice Group - Motionless

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Igor Stravinsky - The Firebird

Studio

you feel like 1972?
America - A Horse With No Name

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Blow Monkeys

the song to be played at your funeral
Bob Dylan - Death Is Not The End

Social Disco Club

No. 3
Alice Smith - Love Endeavor (Maurice Fulton Remix)

Kinky

you sit in a plane?
David Bowie - Space Oddity

M.A.N.D.Y.

you sit in the subway?
Ms. Dynamite - Natural High

Race Horses

you drive a car late at night?
Canned Heat - On The Road Again

DJ Mehdi

you sit in a plane?
Nina Simone

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

a complete box set of islamic music / a ...

Ian Pooley

you cook?
Biz Markie - Spring Again
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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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record you were looking for the longest
Chico Buarque & Ennio Morricone - Per Un Pugno Di Samba

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Doe Paoro

your sunday morning song
Desmond Dekker – Israelites

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Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

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Sarah Jaffe

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bon Iver - For Emma Forever Ago

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