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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

First Aid Kit

you wash your hair?
Devendra Banhart - Long Haired Child

Stephan Remmler

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

Yuck

5 favorite books

Ko Machida: «Kokuhaku» / Ryunosuke Akutagawa: «Kappa» / Dazai Osamu ...

Justus Köhncke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Höhner - Die Karawane Zieht Weiter

Mélissa Laveaux

best song by Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen - Joan Of Arc

Pearly Gates

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gladys Knight & The Pips - Midnight Train To Georgia

Marit Bergman

the song to be played at your funeral
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - Don't Leave Me This Wa...

Shakespeares Sister

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything by The Spice Girls/Pop Idol etc.

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
Joe Higgs & Augustus Pablo - Creation

The Bees

you stay in bed?
Louis Armstrong - Ain’t Misbehavin'

Holy Ghost!

you wake up?
Sister Sledge - Thinking Of You

Young Knives

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Manic Street Preachers

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Elbow

Sandro Perri

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Funkadelic - I'm Never Gonna Tell It

Renegade Soundwave

your sunday morning song
Flight Of The Conchords - Boom

Cosmo Vitelli

start to learn these three things:

to walk instead of having a cab / to ...

Bill Callahan

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking

Newton Faulkner

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - I'm Still Here

Constance Amiot

the song to be played at your funeral

I just hope it’ll be a «happy ...

Zambri

you walk in the rain?
Puccini - Nessun Dorma

Hot Chip

you relax on a beach?
Hot Chip - The Beach Party

Andreya Triana

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

Joakim

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

James Holden

your boozed up anthem
Queen - We Are The Champions

Emma Tricca

you walk in the rain?
Joni Mitchell - Marcie

Lydia Lunch

you drive a car late at night?
Morphine

Gossip

you feel like 1982?
Loose Joints - Is It All Over My Face?

Black Devil Disco Club

you sit in the subway?

I compose music on the train’s tempo ...

Jacques Renault

No. 8
Brian Eno - St Elmo’s Fire

Chris & Cosey

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Cosey: ANY Country and Western music. I hate ...

Bottin

No. 10

Austin AUS. Stress-free experience. They even have a ...

Lisbee Stainton

first record you bought
B*Witched

Chelonis R. Jones

your party anthem
Bell & James - Livin' It Up

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Taco - Puttin’ On The Ritz

Division Of Laura Lee

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
The Beach Boys - Sail On Sailor

Padded Cell

you watch girls go by?
Muddy Waters - Electric Mud (LP)

Cosmin TRG

take these three CDs/records with you:
Basic Channel - Lyot Remix

Chuck D

you fall asleep?

Gangster Rap

Dollskabeat

5 favorite records
Joan Armatrading - Joan Armatrading

Motor City Drum Ensemble

perfect anthem for Stuttgart
Massive Töne - Mutterstadt

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things that make you sexy

I dunno... aftershave, beers?

Air

first record you bought
The Robin Hood storytelling record

Peter Broderick

the song to be played at your funeral
Arvo Pärt - Für Alina

Casual

you run from the cops?
Keak da Sneak - White T-Shirt, Blue Jeans And Nikes

The Chap

5 favorite instruments

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

Captain Sensible

get these three pets:

rabbit / dog / chicken

The Diaphanoids

you work in the garden?
Einstürzende Neubauten

Tom Vek

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Sit Down, Stand Up

DJ Vadim

you drive a car late at night?
Optical

The Ones

first record you bought
Cerrone - Supernature

Psychic Ills

you relax on a beach?
Richie Havens - Run, Shaker Life

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite sports team?

The national handball team.

DJ Cherrystones

you wake up?
Wipers - Over The Edge

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite records
Coldplay - Parachutes

Kid Loco

you drive a car late at night?
Lee Dorsey - Ride Your Poney

Al Kent

record you were looking for the longest
Curtis - How Can I Tell Her

Miss Platnum

you run from the cops?
Miss Platnum - Mercedes Benz

Sumner Brothers

you prepare for an important date?
Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concertos

The Morning Benders

your party anthem
Talking Heads - Making Flippy Floppy

Bodies Of Water

a record you fell in love to
Hank Williams

Nocturnes

the song to be played at your funeral
John Maus - Forever And Ever

Lanoiraude

5 favorite personal tragedies

Amandine / Emma / Valentine / Chloé / Aurélie

Interpol

you come home from the club?
Blonde Redhead - 23

Glen Johnson

first record you bought
Secret Affair - Time For Action

Love Inks

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Help!

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

The Soulsavers

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Vespertine

Moonboots


Top 10 favourite records of all time

Hannah Cohen

your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

Jesh

No. 10
The Muffs - Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow

Tridact

you walk through a dark forest?
Aphex Twin - Schottkey 7th Path

Candi Staton

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you paint your apartment?
Chico Buarque - Construcao

The Good Natured

get these three pets:

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

Max Essa

you wake up?
Donny Hathaway - I Love The Lord, He Heard My Cry (Part...

Micah P. Hinson

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

Jill Jones

you make love?
Radiohead - Go Slowly

Tha 4orce

a song that reminds you of school
Kool Moe Dee - Go See The Doctor

Kelli Ali

you camp in the desert?
Elliott Smith - Angeles

George Duke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Clarke/Duke Project, Volume 1

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

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

Woodpigeon

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

Vashti Bunyan

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

Headless Heroes

you eat a cucumber?
Kermit The Frog - It's Not That Easy Being Green

The Earlies

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Ming Tea feat. Mike Myers - BBC

Studio

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Caesars Palace - Rock De Puta Mierda

Cornelius

you take a bubble bath?
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy

Rebelski

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Protection

Soft Rocks

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite cities

Unzählbar.

Jackpot

you cook?
Chris & Cosey - Exotika

Dennis Kane

the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Tiga

you wake up?
Roxy Music - Avalon

David Morales

you feel like 1982?
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

Pastor

you take a bubble bath?
D'Angelo - Untitled (How Does It Feel)

Alexander Robotnick

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

El-P

you prepare for an important date?
Duran Duran - Save A Prayer

Cortney Tidwell

No. 1
The Rollings Stones - Exile On Main Street

Midlake

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

Skull Defekts

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Wire / National Geographic / The New York Times

Whitehouse

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Paul Sharada - Dancing All The Night

Beautiful Swimmers

you surf the internet?
Fat Joe & Big Pun - Twinz 98

Dinky

5 favorite TV shows

I dont watch TV. I haven’t owned ...

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you drive a car late at night?
Sido - Steig Ein

Max Romeo

you camp in the desert?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Magic Arm

you go to a club?
Battles - Atlas

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Aaron Copland - Billy The Kid

Odawas

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

When Saints Go Machine

you stay in bed?
Destroyer - Chinatown

Kaos

you camp in the desert?
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

Leroy Burgess

first record you remember
Johnny Mathis

Morningwood

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

Kathryn Williams

you make love?

Silence... for concentration!

My Morning Jacket

you ride a bicycle?
Dr. Dog - The World May Never Know

Colder

No. 8
Nick Drake - Riverman

Heidi

you go to a club?
Deee-Lite - World Clique

Camille

you sit in the subway?
Edith Piaf

Wolfmother

you feel like 1982?
Hall & Oates

Marcus Bonfanti

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Paul Frick

you eat a pizza?
Dam-Funk - Hood Pass

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
The Knife - Heartbeats

KT Tunstall

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

Kool & The Gang

you cook?

For instance scrambled eggs? Usually I listen to ...

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Pavement - Slanted And Enchanted

Chateau Flight

best song by Serge Gainsbourg
Serge Gainsbourg - Ballad of Melody Nelson (LP)

Mouse On Mars

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Dreiklangsdimensionen

Doe Paoro

a song that reminds you of school
Dennis Alcapone – Teach The Children

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

Droog

you are love sick?
The Smiths - Girlfriend In A Coma

Orishas

you paint your apartment?

Definitely Cuban music. You need to listen to ...

John Klemmer

you go to a club?

I avoid going to clubs and concerts as ...

Swahili Blonde

you sit in a plane?
Alain Goraguer - La Planète Sauvage

Large Professor

5 favorite Marley Marl productions
MC Shan - I Pioneered This

Port O'Brien

you drive into the country?
R. Kelly - Bangin' the Headboard

Karl Bartos

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Barn Owl

first record you bought
Oasis - What's The Story Morning Glory

David Holmes

you wake up?
The Verve

Bill Adler

your liberation anthem
Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers - Bustin' Loose

Quiet Village

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

Daniel Wang

a song that reminds you of school
Duran Duran - Rio

The Jackets

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

Kalabrese

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
James Brown - Rapp Payback

Shine 2009

you stay in bed?
Pale Saints - Kinky Love

Junior Boys

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

Thievery Corporation

you go to a club?
Karminski Expierence - Explorations

Dillon

you are on the tour bus?
Beyoncé - Hello

DJ Touché

No. 7

«Contamination» (Luigi Cozzi, 1980). Cozzi and his producers ...

Scout Niblett

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Daniel Johnston - 1990

Meret Becker

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

Beverley Knight

you drive a car late at night?
Beyoncé - Crazy In Love

Azari & III

No. 7
Pal Joey - Hot Music

Fanfarlo

a song to seduce you
Spacemen 3 - I Love You (Remix)

Ian Pooley

you take a bubble bath?
Eggstone - Vive La Difference

The Golden Filter

you come home from the club?
Camera Obscura - Careless Love

Alexandra Hope

you paint your apartment?
Fever Ray - When I Grow Up

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Shellac - At Action Park

Trevor Jackson

you sit in a plane?
Closer Music - 123 Gravity

Gary Numan

a song that reminds your friends of you
Fear Factory - Cars

Defend Moscow

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dire Straits - Romeo And Juliet

Blow Monkeys

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

DJ Hell

you rob a bank?
Eric Clapton - I Shot The Sheriff

Boozoo Bajou

No. 10
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite drinks

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

Sarah Jaffe

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

Mr Scruff

you go to a club?
Mr Scruff & Quantic - It’s Dancing Time

Social Disco Club

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

Bill Brewster

you play a game of chess?
John Lee Hooker - Boogie Chillun

Glass Candy

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Carpenters - Greatest Hits

Sandi Thom

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Patti Labelle - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Lone Wolf

a song that reminds you of school
Scatman John - Scatman

Max Tundra

you go fishing?
Peter Hope & Richard H Kirk - Leather Hands

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

Bit-tuner

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

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
The Black Crowes

Funkmasters

your party anthem
Clyde Stubblefield - Party's In The Kitchen

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you walk through a dark forest?
Röyksopp - What Else Is There?

Horse Meat Disco

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

Cosmo

5 favorite drinks

Coffee / Hot Chocolate / Still Water / Cava / Rioja

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds you of school
AC/DC - Thunderstruck

Peter, Bjorn & John

you wake up?

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

Ronny & Renzo

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

Dego

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

Headman

a song that reminds you of school
Suicidal Tendencies

Our Broken Garden

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

Matthew Dear

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Arthur Russell - Calling Out Of Context

Race Horses

your party anthem
Sparks - Reinforcements

Trentemoller

you sit in the subway?
Rhythm & Sound - Versions (LP)

Everything Everything

a record you fell in love to
Coldplay - Yellow

Ilija Rudman

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

David Rodigan

No. 14
Dennis Brown - Here I Come

Simone White

first record you remember
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Tal Weiss

best concert you ever attended
Faith No More

ESG

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Rihanna - SOS

Neon Heights

you drive a car late at night?
The Black Crowes - Hard To Handle

Dwele

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bill Cosby - Martin's Funeral

A Mountain Of One

first record you remember
Bay City Rollers - Bye Bye Baby

Trans Am

you drive a car late at night?
Billy Squier

Tracey Thorn

perfect anthem for London
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square

Kool Keith

a record you fell in love to
Art Of Noise - Moments In Love

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
The Doors - Waiting For The Sun

Slove

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Jean Yann - Homosexualis Discothecus

Gnod

best concert you ever attended
Drunk In Hell

DJ Kent

you repair a synthesizer?
Raymond Scott - Manhattan Research Inc.

Dollboy

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Elgar - Nimrod

Alela Diane

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
John Prine - Sam Stone

Omar

a record you fell in love to
The Softones - Hey There Lonely Girl

Cajun Dance Party

a song that reminds you of school
Cajun Dance Party - The Next Untouchable

The Project Club

you run from the cops?
The Specials - Ghost Town

Tim Sweeney

you stay in bed?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Au Revoir Simone

you wake up?
Kansas - Journey From Mariabronn

Osborne

your party anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Chris Carrier

you take a bubble bath?
Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot - Comic Strip

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - In Spite Of All The Danger

M.A.N.D.Y.

you are in a depressive mood?
The Verve - Lucky Man

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Miles Davis - Nefertiti

DJ Nu-Mark

best Marley Marl track
MC Shan - The Bridge

Horace Andy

you wake up?

I don’t listen to music. I watch ...

Invisible Conga People

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Phew - Kodomo No You Ni

Michael Mayer

your sunday morning song
Richard Harris - MacArthur Park

John Foxx

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

Kathy Zimmer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bryan Adams - Summer of '69

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Phil Mison

your sunday morning song
Pat Metheny - A Map Of The World

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Phoenix

Glimpse

you come home from the club?
Rhythm & Sound

Coldplay

the song to be played at your funeral
Jimmy Cliff - Many Rivers To Cross

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Mr. Fingers

Clare & The Reasons

your ultimate heartbreak song
Paul McCartney - Tug Of War

Holger Czukay

you prepare for an important date?

Nur Terror-Nachrichten.

Mechanical Bride

your sunday morning song
Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Wom...

Nils Frahm

you meet your parents?
Lubomyr Melnyk

Polly Scattergood

you are in a depressive mood?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Architeq

you make love?
Maze - Twilight

Alan Oldham

No. 10
Not really influences, but I like:

Soul Mekanik

you are on a football field?
Airto - Celebration Suite

Heidi Happy

you take a bubble bath?
Frank Sinatra - Strangers In The Night

Fiona Daniel

you wake up?
Keith Jarrett - The Köln Concert

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal tragedies

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

Terence Bernardo

perfect song to end a party with
The Rolling Stones - Let It Loose

Steve Mason

your party anthem
Kaos - Definition Of Love

Anne Clark

you ride a bicycle?
The Viewers - Streethorn (Ben Watt Mix)

Kinski

the song to be played at your funeral
Teenage Fanclub - Neil Jung

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you drive a car late at night?
Pavement - Range Life

Lucky Soul

you make love?
John Cage - 4:33

Cypress Hill

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf

Senor Coconut

you make love?
Henry Mancini - Western Mancini

Future Beat Alliance

perfect anthem for Sheffield
LFO - LFO

Gilles Peterson

you go to a club?
Roy Davis Jr. - Gabriel

Lail Arad

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

Architecture In Helsinki

your sunday morning song
Roxy Music - Avalon

Ed Harcourt

you walk in the rain?
Tom Waits - 9th & Hennepin

Zohra

you drive a car late at night?
Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik/Allegro

Kissey Asplund

first record you remember
The Beatles - Volume 1

Bomb The Bass

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

Justice

5 favorite remixes
France Copland - Rutgerhauer Song (Blade Runner Theme ...

Spinto Band

your guilty pleasure song

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

Rumer

perfect anthem for London
The Jam - That's Entertainment

Soul Clap

your guilty pleasure song
Wham! - Careless Whisper

Rod Thomas

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Grapefruit Moon

Final Fantasy

you wake up?
Bohren & Der Club Of Gore

Caribou

first record you bought
Rush

Anja Schneider

perfect anthem for Berlin
Plastikman - Panikattack

Travis

you destroy a hotel room?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Loane

best concert you ever attended

RJD2 in 2003 at Le Nouveau Casino (Paris ...

Living Things

No. 7
Nirvana - In Utero

Matmos

you cook?
The Outriggers

Mark Archer

your ultimate heartbreak song
Judy Tzuke - Stay With Me Till Dawn

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a record you fell in love to
Long Hind Legs - Return To Me

Sebastien Tellier

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg - Manon

Electric 6

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

David Pajo

start to learn these three things:

pricing adjustable rate mortage loan contracts / how to ...

Audie Darling

favorite restaurant?

OK! This is a tie for me! My ...

Caron Wheeler

you go to a club?
Stevie Wonder - Another Star

Luca C & Brigante

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

Dan Michaelson

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Paperback Writer

Memory Band

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Shawn Phillips - Withered Roses

The Emperor Machine

you make love?
Gary Numan - Music For Chameleons

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Basement Jaxx - Rooty

The Shortwave Set

best concert you ever attended
The Stone Roses

GusGus

you drive a car late at night?
Sonny Rollins

Dave Clarke

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Be My Wife

Mooner

No. 5
Kissing The Pink - Naked

Jimi Jamison

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

Birdy Nam Nam

you take a bubble bath?

I only take showers.

!!!

a record you fell in love to
The Cure - Disintegration

Moving Units

best Beatles song

Past Masters 2

Million Stylez

favorite band hailing from the city?

Nordic Steel

Bush Tetras

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Ewan Pearson

first record you remember
Sailor - A Glass Of Champagne

Ruede Hagelstein

you destroy a hotel room?
Korn - Blind

Kasper Bjorke

first record you remember
Sesame Street

Marc Romboy

you run from the cops?
Erste Allgemeine Verunsicherung - Ba-Ba-Banküberfall

Bloc Party

you sit in a plane?
Jackson 5 - I Want You Back

Wally Badarou

a record you fell in love to
Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Concerto in D Major

Nedry

your party anthem
The Rapture - House Of Jealous Lovers

DJ Mehdi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bob Dylan - It Ain't Me, Babe

Erik Truffaz

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Daddy-O

you relax on a beach?
Yanni - Meditation Nightingale

Yellowman

first record you bought

Well, as a young kid I worked for ...

Annie

you prepare for an important date?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love (Patrick Cowley Mega Mix)

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite months

September / October / May / January / March

Stratus

you come home from the club?
The The - Soul Mining

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite things that make you sexy

eyes / smile / wit / fit / legs

Georg Levin

you ride a bicycle?
Joni Mitchell - Help Me

Heavy

you drive a car late at night?
Herbie Hancock - Stars In Your Eyes

Gary Lucas

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pink Floyd - Astronomy Domine

Lloyd Cole

a song that reminds your friends of you

I don’t know.

Phenomenal Handclap Band

the song to be played at your funeral
Derek Warne - Comes The Cajun

Faust

you make love?

Ich bin 1949 geboren, tschuldige.

Bebel Gilberto

your ultimate heartbreak song
Chico Buarque - Pedaço De Mim

Simple Kid

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Eminem - Stan

Alex Smoke

you sit in the subway?
Dr Octagon

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your ultimate heartbreak song
Hüsker Dü - Eight Miles High

Panico

No. 2
The Modern Lovers - Original Modern Lovers

Bobbito Garcia

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

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Wolf People

your party anthem
Nena - 99 Red Balloons

Pyrolator

you destroy a hotel room?
Dirty Projectors - No Intention

Joan As Police Woman

you go to a club?
The Knife - You Make Me Like Charity

Tony Carrasco

first record you bought
Resonance - Yellow Train

Defari

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions

Jakob der Lügner

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

Stefan Goldmann

you take part in a peace rally?

«Battle Hymn Of The Republic», in der Interpretation ...

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

Vetiver

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kathy Heideman - Sleep A Million Years

Sibrydion

first record you remember
Simon & Garfunkel

Julia Franck

start to learn these three things:

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

Lotte Kestner

a record you fell in love to
Kings Of Convenience - Riot On An Empty Street

Little Dragon

5 favorite things that make you sexy

love swing / chilli chocolate / hammers / train / tunnel

Parlour

first record you bought
Kiss - Destroyer (LP)

Fujiya & Miyagi

perfect anthem for Brighton
The Animals - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place

James Pants

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

Pink Skull

first record you remember
Donna Summer - On The Radio

Kon & Amir

you relax on a beach?
Bob Marley - Jammin’

C. Gibbs

your liberation anthem
The Smiths - The Headmaster Ritual

Jimmy Edgar

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mary J. Blige - Your Child

Ashley Beedle

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

you sit in the subway?

I don’t ride the subway because people ...

Erol Alkan

you sit in a plane?
John Lennon - #9 Dream

Ian Hart

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

Charles Webster

first record you bought
Kraftwerk - Showroom Dummies

The Rayographs

first record you remember
Gustav Holst - The Planets

Olafur Arnalds

first record you bought
2Pac - Greatest Hits

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

Plum

favorite restaurant?

The Salsa Hut on Albert Street. It's ...

Grizzly Bear

you drive a car late at night?
Liz Phair - Flower

Mugwump

you ride a bicycle?
Prince & The Revolution - Rasperry Beret

Ilya Santana

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

Efterklang

a song that reminds your friends of you
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - I Put A Spell On You

Kid Koala

you are love sick?
Hank Williams - Lovesick Blues

Lindstrom

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Hall & Oates - Sara Smiles

Art Brut

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
OMC - How Bizarre

Michael Reinboth

you come home from the club?
Minnie Riperton - Les Fleurs

Luke Haines

5 favorite books

Colin Wilson: «Ritual In The Dark» / Robert Irwin ...

Kissogram

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Animals - It’s All Meat

Prince Language

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

New York Times / New York Observer / The New ...

Ada

take these three CDs/records with you:
Zoot Woman - Zoot Woman

Rainer Trüby

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Pieces Of A Dream - Warm Weather

Howlin' Rain

you drive a car late at night?
BLO - Chant To Mother Earth

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite records
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Trout Mask Replica

A Guy Called Gerald

you are in a romantic mood?
The Lounge Jays - Sex Mechanic

Morpheus

first record you bought
Wilson Pickett - If You Need Me

James Yorkston

your sunday morning song
Oumou Sangare

Datarock

you wake up?
Talking Heads - Don’t Worry About The Government

The Miserable Rich

you play ping-pong?
Luke Vibert

Al McKay

you prepare for an important date?

Depends on the date... probably something Classical or ...

Mark Richardson

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

Alter Ego

a song that reminds your friends of you
Alter Ego - Rocker

A Touch Of Class

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk

Ingrid Olava

which song fits the city the best?

So many. I find the sound of a ...

Baikonour

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - Premiers Symptomes

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite cartoon characters

Danger Mouse / Stewie Griffin / The Thundercats / Totoro! / Dexter ...

Treefight For Sunlight

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Junk

Sven Väth

first record you bought
Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water

Linda Lewis

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

Still Going

your sunday morning song

E & L: Usually we are sleeping sunday mornings.

Nicky Siano

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - As

Hacienda

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Plastic Bertrand - Ca Plane Pour Moi

Mavis Staples

first record you bought
Sam Cooke - You Send Me

Melanie C

5 favorite moments in time

playing Wembley Stadium / first solo number 1 / starting ...

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Morton Valence

you drive a car late at night?
Joey Beltram - Energy Flash

Dani Siciliano

your liberation anthem
Gwen McCrae - All This Love That I'm Giving

Editors

you go to a club?
Bloc Party - Banquet

Brothers Of End

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

Seelenluft

a record you fell in love to
Burt Bacharach - The Look Of Love

Little Jackie

first record you bought
Black Sheep - Wolf In Sheep's Clothing

The Revenge

record you were looking for the longest
Unfinished Business - Out Of My Hands (Love's Taken Ove...

Tim Mälzer

first record you remember
Kiss - Dynasty

Telepopmusik

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

The Hidden Cameras

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

Lopazz

you run from the cops?
Lopazz - Looping

Mungolian Jetset

first record you bought
Queen - Play The Game

Round Table Knights

you sit in the subway?
Crookers - Knobbers EP

Anna Kashfi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Underworld - Born Slippy

Minus 8

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Symphony For One Computer-Keyboard, B-flat played and conducted ...

Chromeo

No. 9
Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance

Belle & Sebastian

you make love?
New Orleans Funk: The Original Sound Of Funk 1960-75

Howling Bells

perfect anthem for Sydney
The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations

Kurt Maloo

you run naked through a cornfield?
Aaron Hall - Don't Be Afraid

Oneida

you play a game of chess?

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

Dominique Leone

take these three books along:

«Gödel, Escher, Bach» by Douglas Hofstadter / «A ...

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico

Leo Zero

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

Mugison

5 favorite human inventions

Electricity / the telephone / the piano / Letters / Bullshit

Lovefingers

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

AM

No. 7
David McCallum - The Edge

Unconventional Science

best concert you ever attended
Lower Class Citizens

Metronomy

first record you remember
The Beatles - Please Please Me

Comanechi

you ride a bicycle?
Jitterin' Jinn - Annie

Kinky

you prepare for an important date?
Romeo Void - Never Say Never

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Laurie Anderson - Big Science

Tahiti 80

you ride a bicycle?
Tomorrow - My White Bicycle

White Hinterland

first record you bought
TLC - Crazy Sexy Cool

Manuel Tur

your ultimate heartbreak song
Inner Life - I'm Caught Up (In A One Night Affair)

Theo Parrish

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wu-Tang Clan - Enter The 36 Chambers (LP)

James Murphy

you destroy a hotel room?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Gwyneth Herbert

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

Richard Hawley

5 favorite movies

All the Bruce Lee films.

Angel Deradoorian

best soundtrack ever
Alain Goraguer - La Planète Sauvage

Brasstronaut

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

Leon Ware

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Isley Brothers - Got To Have You Back

Erobique

your sunday morning song
Arié Dzierlatka - Mon Oncle D'Amerique

The Invisible

5 favorite records
Talking Heads - Remain In Light

Wooden Shjips

you relax on a beach?
Iggy & The Stooges - I Feel Alright

New Young Pony Club

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

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

Peanut Butter Wolf

first record you bought
A Taste Of Honey - Boogie Ooogie Oogie

Lo Fat Orchestra

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Getting Better

Ratatat

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Beat It

Sóley

first record you bought
Jagúar - Get Fhe Funk Out

Chrome Hoof

you wake up?
Sleep - Sleep's Holy Mountain

Richard Norris

you meet your parents?
AC/DC - Touch Too Much

Pilooski

first record you remember
Ennio Morricone

Molly Wagger

you sit in the subway?
Mogwai - Stop Coming To My House

Munk

you go to a club?

Hardbop oder Descargas.

In Flagranti

you are love sick?

I am never lovesick. I guess I am ...

Raul Midon

5 favorite books

Yann Martel: «The Life Of Pi». A magical ...

Ben Watt

you run naked through a cornfield?

Too noisy for music, all that corn.

These New Puritans

you meet your parents?
Dr. Feelgood

DJ Nature

a song that reminds your friends of you
B.B.C.S. & A - Rock Shock

Apiento

first record you remember
Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds your friends of you
D-Train - Music

Terry Lynn

favorite band hailing from the city?

Jimmy Cliff

Mark E.

you jog?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Kris Menace

you jog?
The Bravery - An Honest Mistake

Bosque Brown

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Thriller

VV Brown

you take a bubble bath?
Sade - Cherish The Day

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arab Strap

Shawn Lee

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

Ricardo Villalobos

your ultimate heartbreak song
Depeche Mode - Somebody

Nick Chacona

first record you bought
Twisted Sister - Under The Blade

Circlesquare

you destroy a hotel room?
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Valery Gore

you sit in a plane?
The Radio Dept. - Heaven's on Fire

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite human inventions

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

Jonathan Wilson

you drive into the country?
West Coast Dream Sequence - Badu's Dream

Black Angels

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

Devendra Banhart

you relax on a beach?
The Icarus Line

2raumwohnung

get these three pets:

Hund / Huhn / Schaf

No Age

you jog?
Mika Miko - Jogging Song

Thieves Like Us

best concert you ever attended
Spiritualized

Broken Social Scene

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

Ame

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richie Havens - Strawberry Fields Forever

Karl Culley

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today

N.A.S.A.

you sit in the subway?
Grandmaster Caz - Subway Theme

Natalie Tusia Beridze

which song fits the city the best?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Brazilian Rhyme (Interlude)

Riccio

best Beatles song
The Beatles - All You Need Is Love

Suzanne Vega

best video clip you ever saw
Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Monday Michiru

best concert you ever attended
Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays

Luke Solomon

you sit in the subway?
Joy Division - Transmission

Pepe Bradock

you are in the sauna?
Samuel Barber - Agnus Dei (Adagio for Strings)

Kevin Saunderson

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Transformers». Most of that footage was shot in ...

Johnossi

which song fits the city the best?
Lasse Berghagen - Stockholm i mitt hjärta

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite things about New York

The food / The people / Subway / The Chelsea Lodge ...

Mirror Mirror

you run naked through a cornfield?
James Brown - Mother Popcorn

Alva Noto

you solve difficult mathematical tasks?
Aleph-1 - Aleph-1

Hannah Scott

a song that reminds your friends of you
Alanis Morissette - Everything

Chikinki

the song to be played at your funeral
Jelly Roll Morton

Hatcham Social

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

Beppe Loda

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Black Sabbath - Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

Wordsworth

a song that reminds you of school
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two

Lhasa

your liberation anthem
Cat Stevens - On The Road To Find Out

Syd Matters

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

Lucky Luke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
10cc - I'm Not In Love

CALLmeKAT

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

The coffee cup this morning. I love my ...

Justine D

5 favorite records
David Bowie - Low

Prefuse 73

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dungen

The Loose Salute

a record you fell in love to
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book

Zwicker

you come home from the club?
Flying Lotus - Tea Leaf Dancers

Jesse Lenat

you feel like 1972?
Jackson Browne - Doctor My Eyes

Brennan Green

you drive a car late at night?
Bruce Springsteen - State Trooper

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

White Denim

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Mouse On Mars - Niun Niggung

Barbara Carlotti

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I hate ring tones.

Lexx

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Shania Twain

Whirlwind Heat

your boozed up anthem

None. I don't drink.

Franz Nicolay

you go to a club?
Splodgenessabounds - Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of...

Ray Mang

you sit in a plane?
Ben Richardson - Sky Diver

Apache Beat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Malcolm Middleton - Burst Noel

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite books

Chuck Palahniuk: «Survivor» / Bret Easton Ellis: «Glamorama» / Hunter ...

Fingerpicked

No. 6
Pale Saints - Kinky Love (4AD, 1991)

Jazzanova

you come home from the club?

Oft etwas aus dem Radio, das man nicht ...

Van She

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Don't come home after DJing / In a ...

Boom Bip

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

The Fray

favorite street corner?

Franklin Street and East 1st Avenue. It’s ...

Seether

No. 9
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Blood Sugar Sex Magik

Coyote

you drive a car late at night?
Alucidnation

Jacob Golden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Red House Painters - Katy Song

Andy Gill

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Black Grape - It's Great When You're Straight... Yeah

Wooden Birds

the song to be played at your funeral

No music at my funeral, please?

Marissa Nadler

you feel like 1982?

I was one year old in 1982. So ...

Woolfy

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

Ost & Kjex

you cook?
Ost & Kjex - Cajun Lunch

The Late Greats

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Ora Cogan

you drive a car late at night?
Eyvind Kang - Sweetness Of Candy

Telephones

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Shugo Tokumaru - Parachute

Tindersticks

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any Techno. Only joking (almost). I don't ...

Tiago

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Bitchin Bajas - Fresh Hair

Dynamite Deluxe

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

Higamos Hogamos

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Shimmy Shimmy Ya

Minotaur Shock

you stay in bed?
Dirty Projectors - Rise Above

Bob Power

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Billy Joel - Just The Way You Are

The Phantom Band

first record you bought
Starship - No Protection

Yacht

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

Duke Special

first record you bought
UB40 - Signing Off

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you make love?

I prefer to fuck to silence, and the ...

Sharon van Etten

you sit in a plane?
Bob Dylan - Sarah

Saint Etienne

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lee Hazlewood - A House Safe For Tigers

Windsurf

a record you fell in love to
Joe Dassin - Le Jardin du Luxembourg

J Rawls

5 favorite personal victories

getting my degree / completing my teaching certificate / my ...

Todd Terje

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

Nicole Willis

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

Penguin Prison

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Johnny Cash - Unchained

Marius Circus

you walk in the rain?
Radiohead - Reckoner (Johnny Miller Remix)

King Britt

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

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Aaron Wright

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Band - It Makes No Difference

Wall-E

you make love?
Barbra Streisand - It Only Takes A Moment

Afrika Bambaataa

you prepare for an important date?
The Last Poets

Trusme

first record you remember
Bad Manners - My Girl Lollipop

My Bee's Garden

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Kinks - Tired Of Waiting For You

Peter Kruder

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jimmy Scott - Sycamore Trees

Dennis Bovell

you sit in a plane?
5th Dimension - Up, Up And Away

Bettye Lavette

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

Rocko Schamoni

which song fits the city the best?
Lassie Singers - Hamburg

Yoav

your party anthem
Prodigy - Out Of Space

Bing Ji Ling

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lucio Battisti - To Feel In Love

Tanya Stephens

you fall asleep?
Kenny G.

Rich Medina

you shop for shoes?
A Tribe Called Quest - Can I Kick It?

José James

you work in the garden?
Chopin

Sondre Lerche

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

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Rocco Granata - Marina, Marina, Marina

Robin Saville

you sit in the subway?
Ezekiel Honig - Concrete & Plastic

Shitdisco

a song that reminds your friends of you
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Cazals

perfect anthem for London
Elton John - Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting

Howe Gelb

take these three CDs/records with you:
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Oyvind Morken

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Chromatics

your ultimate heartbreak song
Depeche Mode - See You

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your party anthem
Goblin - Un Ragazzo D'Argento

Morgan Geist

you jog?

Anything in mixes by I-F.

Turzi

best concert you ever attended
Primal Scream

Fol Chen

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

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite street corner?

Kristianstadsgatan, Ängelholmsgatan. Where you can find Bagdad livs ...

Gravenhurst

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Empty Set

Irvine Welsh

a song that reminds you of school
David Bowie - Starman

Charlotte Hatherley

you play a game of chess?
The Cardiacs - The Duck And Roger The Horse

Mystery Jets

you ride a bicycle?
Kate Bush - The Saxophone Song

Ralphi Rosario

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Debbie Jacobs - Don't You Want My Love
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

The Chromatics are finally back. After their very promising debut they took some time to come back with an album that finally shows the full potential of what Johnny Jewel & co is capable of. Where «In The City» left off ...

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

a song for cat lovers
Tom Jones - What's New Pussy Cat

+more

Doe Paoro

your boozed up anthem
Ghostface Killah – Saturday Nite

+more

Valery Gore

you make love?
Bernice - Pacemaker

+more

Sarah Jaffe

first record you remember
Radiohead - The Bends

+more