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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

Bush Tetras

first record you remember
Led Zeppelin - Houses Of The Holy

Good Shoes

you are in a depressive mood?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Wordsworth

a song you wish you'd written yourself
2Pac - So Many Tears

Robin Saville

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

Kool & The Gang

you meet your parents?
The Isley Brothers - Ohio; The Supremes - Where Did Our...

Trans Am

you sit in the subway?

I don’t really listen to a walkman ...

Chrome Hoof

best Beatles song

Jumping Jack Flash.

Karl Culley

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

Zohra

you take a bubble bath?

Any lounge compilation; either from the Buddha bar ...

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite personal victories

having no expectations / having no ambitions / taking no ...

Birdy Nam Nam

you drive into the country?
Beastie Boys - Country Delight

Caron Wheeler

you stay in bed?
Stevie Wonder - Joy Inside My Tears

Ame

you feel lonely?
Arthur Russell - World Of Echo

Nedry

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Massive Attack - 100th Window

Fanfarlo

your sunday morning song
Antonio Vivaldi - Mandolin Concerto' 1st Movement and t...

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Jeff Mills - Growth

Caribou

perfect anthem for London
Zed Bias - Neighbourhood

Erobique

you take part in a peace rally?
Joseph Beuys - Sonne statt Reagan

Colder

No. 8
Nick Drake - Riverman

Gary Lucas

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

Mechanical Bride

you stay in bed?
Owen Pallett - Lewis Takes Action

Kon & Amir

you go to a club?

Kon: Usually the music is trash so I ...

Manuel Tur

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Little Dragon - Twice

Ora Cogan

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Scooter - One (Always Hardcore)

Little Jackie

you relax on a beach?
Imani Coppola - Go Fuck Yourself

Todd Terje

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Pointer Sisters - I'm So Excited

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

perfect anthem for Louisville
Fading Out - Sherman Minton Bridge

Brian Jackson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rick James & Teena Marie - Fire & Desire

Melanie C

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

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds you of school
Daft Punk - Homework

Riccio

favorite street?

Via Saragozza, the longest porticoed street in the ...

Editors

you watch girls go by?
Elbow - Station Approach

Alela Diane

record you were looking for the longest
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Trusme

first record you bought
Michael Jackson

Johnossi


Stockholm

Apiento

you drive a car late at night?
Fuse - Uva

Glimpse

5 favorite TV shows

The Wire / Fawlty Towers / Alan Partridge / The Stephen ...

Whirlwind Heat

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jim Croce -Time In A Bottle

Sharon van Etten

you are love sick?
Sybille Baier - Forget About

Panico

No. 2
The Modern Lovers - Original Modern Lovers

Magic Mike

first record you remember
The Jackson 5 - ABC

Alter Ego

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

Gossip

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

Our Broken Garden

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

Vashti Bunyan

take these three books along:

«ProTools for Dummies». It needs soooooo much time ...

Lucky Soul

you ride a bicycle?
Pavement - Range Life

Munk

you drive a car late at night?

Al Jaazyra.

Hacienda

best concert you ever attended
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Lexx

you sit in the subway?
UNKLE ft. Ian Brown - Be There

Empire Of The Sun

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

Chromatics

a record you fell in love to
The Raincoats - Odyshape

Droog

you smuggle diamonds?
Electronic - Getting Away With It

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite animals

Cheetah / Badger / Dolphin / Cow / Dragonfly

Pastor

you repair a synthesizer?
Toy - Rabbit Pushing Mower

VV Brown

you are in the sauna?
Finley Quaye - Sunday Shining

Marcus Bonfanti

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want You (She's So Heavy)

White Hinterland

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - Hot Burrito #1

Gary Numan

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

Marissa Nadler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Glass Candy

take these three games along:

Tetris (nintendo) / Smurf (coleco) / Ms. Pacman (atari)

No Age

you come home from the club?
ABBA - Chiquitita

DJ Touché

No. 4

«Zombie» aka «Zombie Flesh Eaters» (Lucio Fulci, 1979 ...

Baikonour

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - The Head On The Door

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three CDs/records with you:
Sun Ra - Sound Sun Pleasure

Jackpot

you prepare for an important date?
James Horner - Braveheart Soundtrack

These New Puritans

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Björk - Venus As A Boy

Coyote

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
JJ Cale - Cocaine

Drugstore

you ride a bicycle?

All the way to the booze-store.

Moving Units

your boozed up anthem
Christian Death - Romeo's Distress

M.A.N.D.Y.

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

Fingerpicked

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

Lhasa

best song by Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen - Waiting For The Miracle

Morningwood

you take a bubble bath?
Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Wom...

Thieves Like Us

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - Disintegration

C. Gibbs

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nick Drake

Turzi

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Aerodynamik

Dillon

you run naked through a cornfield?

Da schrei ich nur. Oder singe. Oder summe.

Kasper Bjorke

a song that reminds your friends of you

Well, propably some of the songs I released.

Prefuse 73

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Prefuse 73 (rough mixes especially) – that shit disturbs ...

Bloc Party

you prepare for an important date?
The Slits - Heard It Through The Grapevine

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Radiohead - Kid A

!!!

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Look Back In Anger

Barn Owl

a record you fell in love to
Neil Young - Harvest Moon

The Rayographs

a record you fell in love to

A: Songs on compilations tapes. To say which ...

King Britt

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Art Of Noise - Beat Box

The Fray

what to avoid when visiting?

Cherry Hills – the Beverly Hills of Denver. And ...

Paul Frick

you drive into the country?
Pink Floyd - Saint Tropez

Whomadewho

5 favorite remixes
Isolee - Beau Mot Plage (Freeform Five Remix)

Gnod

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It For You)

Lloyd Cole

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Only bad music does that. The most recent ...

Julia Franck

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

auch das noch? Die Süddeutsche, Lettre und ...

Spinto Band

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK

Andreya Triana

perfect anthem for London
The Invisible - London Girl

Coldplay

first record you remember
a-ha - Hunting High And Low

Angel Deradoorian

a record you fell in love to
Björk - Homogenic

Terry Lynn

best day of the week in the city?

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

Ronny & Renzo

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nitzer Ebb - That Total Age

Cornelius

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

Suzanne Vega

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love

Marius Circus

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Shakespeares Sister

record you were looking for the longest
Black Blood - A.I.E. (A Mwana)

Funkmasters

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

Rebelski

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Beatles - Help!

DJ Vadim

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dillinja - It Ain't Too Loud

Sons And Daughters

you are on the tour bus?
Count Five - Double-Decker Bus

Architeq

you go to a club?
Chaz Jankel - 3'000'000 Synths

Young Knives

take these three books along:

William Cody: «The Life of Buffalo Bill» / Dee ...

Bosque Brown

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Townes Van Zandt - Marie

Ilija Rudman

perfect anthem for Croatia
Santana - Europa (Earth's Cry, Heaven's Smile)

The Bangles

you ride a bicycle?
Cat Stevens - Here Comes My Baby

Smudo

you cook?
Louis Prima

Shine 2009

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Orbital - Lush

N.A.S.A.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Eric B. & Rakim - Paid In Full

Kissogram

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Radioactivity

Whitehouse

your party anthem
Baby's Gang - Happy Song

Bill Brewster

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Deee-Lite - Groove Is In The Heart

Black Angels

perfect anthem for Austin
The Black Angels - The Sniper At The Gates Of Heaven

David Holmes

you relax on a beach?
Marlena Shaw - California Soul

Ashley Beedle

you go to a club?
Half Pint - Greetings

Kathryn Williams

you stay in bed?
Leonard Cohen - Suzanne

Camille

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Saian Supa Crew

Zwicker

you relax on a beach?
Kings Of Convenience - Cayman Islands

Efterklang

record you were looking for the longest
Alan Lomax - Murder's Home

Horse Meat Disco

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

Treefight For Sunlight

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

Adonis

first record you remember
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Tears Of A Clown

Terence Bernardo

a song you wish you'd written yourself

Only the songs I haven't written yet ...

Soul Clap

best concert you ever attended
Nicolas Jaar

Apache Beat

the song to be played at your funeral
Brian Eno - Spider And I

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song that inspires you

Puh... so viel.

The Project Club

you are in a depressive mood?
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Matthew Herbert

take these three books along:

Kyril Bonfiglioni: «The Mortdecai Trilogy» by / Don DeLillo ...

Defari

first record you bought
George Clinton - Atomic Dog

Alva Noto

you are on a football field?
Mr. Oizo - Flat Beat

Midlake

the song to be played at your funeral
It Is Well With My Soul

Fan Death

first record you remember
ZZ Top - Eliminator

Newton Faulkner

No. 9
Eric Roche - With These Hands

Tracey Thorn

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rufus Wainwright

Kalabrese

first record you remember
The Doors

Irvine Welsh

your boozed up anthem
The Pogues - The Boys From The County Hell

Jay Jay Johanson

you come home from the club?
Portishead - Dummy

Nicky Siano

the song to be played at your funeral
The Spinners - It's A Shame

Wolfmother

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

Bobbito Garcia

you cook?
Mongo Santamaria - Tenderly

Cypress Hill

first record you bought
Parliament - Motor Booty Affair

Justine D

you destroy a hotel room?
Black Flag - Gimme Gimme Gimme

Moonboots


Top 10 favourite records of all time

Scout Niblett

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

There's not one constant song... but if ...

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Cure - Three Imaginary Boys

Circlesquare

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

Sandi Thom

you ride a bicycle?
Steppenwolf - Born To Be Wild

Bill Adler

first record you remember
Irving Berlin - The Girl That I Marry

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Der aktuelle Top Hit aus den Grossraumdiscos.

When Saints Go Machine

you relax on a beach?
Beach House - Turtle Island

The Invisible

you take a bubble bath?
D'Angelo - Africa

Seelenluft

a song that reminds you of school
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

Holy Ghost!

you take a bubble bath?
Ernie from Sesame Street - Rubber Ducky

Padded Cell

you come home from the club?

Cherrystone's new Mix CD «Crawl Back To ...

Micah P. Hinson

a song you would use as a ring-tone

That's not funny. Ha.

Woodpigeon

5 favorite records
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

Wolf People

your boozed up anthem
The Rattles - Geraldine

Pink Skull

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
LCD Soundsystem - Someone Great

Lone Wolf

the song to be played at your funeral
Wild Beasts - Cheerio Chaps, Cheerio Goodbye

Mark E.

you run from the cops?
Pigbag - Pigbag

Bronnt Industries Kapital

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Gastr Del Sol - Camoufleur

Ratatat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pavement - We Dance

KT Tunstall

your party anthem
Eddie Cochrane - C'mon Everybody

Anni Rossi

5 favorite animals

I don’t like animals.

Skull Defekts

take these three books along:

Nan Goldin: «The Devil’s Playground» / Richard Coleman ...

Interpol

you sit in the subway?
Trans Am - Future World

Kelli Ali

you are love sick?
Ludwig van Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Ruede Hagelstein

you are love sick?
Björk - All Is Full Of Love

Max Tundra

your boozed up anthem
The Old Signs - Seaside Postcard

Matthew Dear

take these three tools with you:

Guitar Tuner / Guitar / Guitar string cutter

Van She

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Life / Lunch Boxes / Kryptonite / Clowns / Time Travel

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you destroy a hotel room?
Raised Fist - Get This Right

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
Depeche Mode

Tahiti 80

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Come Live With Me Angel

Kid Koala

you are love sick?
Hank Williams - Lovesick Blues

Yoav

a song that reminds your friends of you
George Michael - Faith

Bill Callahan

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

Meret Becker

perfect anthem for Berlin
Eisler/Brecht - Anmut sparet nicht noch Mühe

Joakim

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

Ricardo Villalobos

perfect anthem for Berlin
Winson - Wovon Lebt Eigentlich Peter?

Brennan Green

you prepare a candle light dinner?

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

Duke Special

your sunday morning song
Tom Waits - Come On Up To The House

Georg Levin

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beatles - Sun King

Alexandra Hope

you wake up?
The Zombies - Care Of Cell 44

The Loose Salute

a song that reminds you of school
Shannon - Let The Music Play

Hannah Cohen

first record you bought

Probably a Salt-N-Pepa or Deee-Lite record.

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal belongings

wallet / keys / credit card / piano / glasses

Telephones

you want to disturb your neighbours?

One of my current neighbours just smashed her ...

Peter Kruder

you fall asleep?

Den Tinitus-Song, den meine Ohren spielen wenn ich ...

Jimmy Edgar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Thrill Kill Kult - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult

Blow Monkeys

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite movies

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

Division Of Laura Lee

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Kevin Rowland - You'll Never Walk Alone

Ewan Pearson

your party anthem
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

The Miserable Rich

you wake up?
Tito Puente - Oye Como Va

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you walk through a dark forest?
Plastikman - Converge

Defend Moscow

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

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Hafnarfjörður
Vinur Hafnarfjarðar

Large Professor

No. 3
Marley Marl & MC Shan - Marley Scratch

Future Beat Alliance

your liberation anthem
Laurent X - Machines

Little Dragon

a song that reminds you of school
Cypress Hill

Living Things

you drive a car late at night?
The Rolling Stones - Exile On Main Street (LP)

Linda Lewis

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

The Late Greats

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

The Good Natured

get these three pets:

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

Love Inks

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Help!

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Guillaume & The Coutu Dumonts - Saperlipopette (Matt Jo...

Ray Mang

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Brothers Of End

you paint your apartment?
Panda Bear - Bro's

Lail Arad

you come home from the club?

Then it's time for silence.

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Franz Nicolay

your guilty pleasure song
Turbonegro - Fuck The World

Mirror Mirror

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly - Rave On

Leo Zero

best soundtrack ever
The Life Aquatic

Dennis Kane

you run naked through a cornfield?
Willie Hutch - The Mack

Senor Coconut

you are in a depressive mood?
Perez Prado

AM


Top Ten Albums (for right now and in ...

David Morales

you are love sick?
Lionel Richie - Lady

Kaos

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Lotte Kestner

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

Art Brut

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

Modeselektor

5 favorite magazines

In Touch / In Style / Gala / TV Spielfilm / Bauwelt

Oyvind Morken

your guilty pleasure song
Snap! - The Power

Rumer

a record you fell in love to
Chris Montez - Our Day Will Come

Final Fantasy

you sit in the subway?

None. Headphones are bad for your ears.

Lindstrom

you play a game of chess?
Chess OST

The Chap

5 favorite things that make you sexy

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

Al McKay

you are on the tour bus?
Santana

Barbara Carlotti

you sit by the river?
Ravi Shankar - Raga Desi

Black Devil Disco Club

your sunday morning song

Sunday like any other day, I wake up ...

Jacques Renault

No. 1
Syd Barrett - If It’s In You

Molly Wagger

you meet your parents?
Tom Jones - Green Green Grass Of Home

Kevin Saunderson

favorite club?

«Music Institute». It’s not around anymore but ...

Beverley Knight

you make love?
Prince - If I Was Your Girlfriend

Omar

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - Baggy Trousers

Port O'Brien

you make love?
Cat Power - I Don't Blame You

Emmy The Great

a record you fell in love to
The Killers - Everything Will Be Alright

Tim Mälzer

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Schach / Karten

Bob Power

a song that reminds you of school
Cream - White Room

Pepe Bradock

you play ping-pong?
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Hong Kong Garden

Boom Bip

you come home from the club?
Can - Halleluhwah

Olafur Arnalds

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

Studio

first record you remember
Sky - Westway

Erik Truffaz

No. 9
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

The Soulsavers

you make love?
Spain - The Blue Moods of Spain

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite club?

«Debaser» at Norra Parkgatan 2. Best bands, best ...

The Battle Of Land And Sea

first record you bought
Bruce Springsteen - Born In The USA

Yacht

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

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite cartoon characters

Homer Simpson / Leonardo / Donatello / Michaelangelo / Raphael (all four ...

Michael Reinboth

you make love?
Minnie Riperton - Lovin’ You

Michael Mayer

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

2raumwohnung

take these three tools with you:

Hammer / Säge / Schraubenzieher

Prince Language

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Free Fallin'

Soft Rocks

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

Yellowman

your liberation anthem
Yellowman - Zungguzungguguzungguzeng

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite things that make you sexy

living with my mother / not having a job ...

Bodies Of Water

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sam Cooke - Having A Party

Trentemoller

you are in a depressive mood?
Mazzy Star - Among My Swan

Miss Platnum

you want to get inspired?
Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Wom...

Luke Solomon

5 favorite personal belongings

My Laptop / My iPod / My books / My Kermit ...

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Henry Mancini - Silver Streak

Jill Jones

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

Sandro Perri

you sit in the subway?
Peter Gordon - Intervallic Expansion

Andy Gill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Any Time At All

Nocturnes

record you were looking for the longest
Prick - Communiqué

Captain Sensible

you sit in the subway?
Sheila & The B Devotion - Spacer

Mugison

5 favorite English words

dream / imagine / darkness / buddy / love

Rainer Trüby

perfect anthem for Freiburg
Unlimited Touch - I Hear Music In The Streets

John Klemmer

you eat a cucumber?

I don’t eat cucumbers. There are more ...

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Dynamite Deluxe

best video clip you ever saw
a-ha - Take On Me

Karl Bartos

a song that reminds you of school
The Who - My Generation

Nicole Willis

a song that reminds your friends of you
Electric Six - Synthesizer

A Touch Of Class

the song to be played at your funeral
Boney M. - Gotta Go Home

Million Stylez


Stockholm

I love Stockholm because I was born ...

Frank Black

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

good espresso – oh god, what is life without ...

Heidi

you are love sick?
Jeff Buckley

Invisible Conga People

you walk in the rain?
Che Shizu - Tatakai No Hi Wa

Social Disco Club

No. 9
Dondolo - Dragon (Shit Robot’s Firebreathing Mix)

Kinky

5 favorite animals

blue whale / panter / pig / dog / penguin

Chris Carrier

you wake up?
Fingers Inc - A Path

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Sarah Jaffe

a record you fell in love to
Bon Iver - For Emma Forever Ago

Tanya Stephens

you want to get inspired?
John Lennon - Imagine

Leon Ware

a record you fell in love to
The Crests - Sixteen Candles

Cosmo

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Anything bad happening to my child / Heights – but ...

Stephan Remmler

a record you fell in love to
Francoise Hardy - Tous Les Garçons Et Les Filles

Vetiver

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Eric Burdon & The Animals - San Franciscan Nights

Saint Etienne

you prepare for an important date?
Neil Young - I've Been Waiting For You

Ost & Kjex

you go to a club?
Zinja Hlungwani - N'Wagezani

Broken Social Scene

take these three CDs/records with you:
John Coltrane - Ascension

Wall-E

you run naked through a cornfield?
David Axelrod - Warning Talk (Part I )

Rod Thomas

the song to be played at your funeral
Richard Swift - Looking Back, I Should Have Been Home M...

Yuck

you stay in bed?
Happy End - Sore ha bokujya naiyo (It's not me)

Jonathan Wilson

your guilty pleasure song
John Coltrane - Pt1, Acknowledgement

Tiago

you come home from the club?
Endless Boogie - Endless Boogie

Tha 4orce

you jog?
The Pharcyde - Runnin'

Mouse On Mars

perfect anthem for Düsseldorf
Der Plan - Da Vorne Steht Ne Ampel

Stratus

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you sit in the subway?

Den U-Bahnsong.

Windsurf

your ultimate heartbreak song
Leonard Cohen - One Of Us Cannot Be Wrong

Howlin' Rain

first record you remember
Crosby, Stills & Nash - CSN

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite sports team?

The national handball team.

Marit Bergman

first record you bought
Alphaville - Forever Young

Hot Chip

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

Woolfy

first record you remember
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Chris & Cosey

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pink Floyd - Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun

Ingrid Olava

best day of the week in the city?

Sundays. Hang around in the sun, visit an ...

Beppe Loda

perfect anthem for Milano
Giovanni D’Anzi - Oh Mia Bella Madonnina

Belle & Sebastian

you go fishing?
Al Green - Take Me To The River

James Murphy

you make love?
Yes - Starship Trooper

Zambri

you sit by a camp fire?
Fever Ray - When I Grow Up

Howling Bells

you drive into the country?
John Parish - Westward Airways

Trevor Jackson

you sit in the subway?
Monolake - Ice

Polly Scattergood

you sit in a plane?
Mylo - In My Arms

Magic Arm

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Ronettes - Do I Love You?

A Mountain Of One

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

Lanoiraude

5 favorite clubs

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

your boozed up anthem
Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side

Dollboy

best soundtrack ever
David Shire - The Conversation

Ada

take these three CDs/records with you:
3 Fragezeichen und der Superpapagei

Odawas

a record you fell in love to
Marmoset - Record In Red

Oneida

you take a bubble bath?

Never take bubble baths.

Sven Väth

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

Monday Michiru

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Aguas De Marco

Cosmin TRG

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

Bebel Gilberto

you are love sick?
João Gilberto

Nick Chacona

you walk in the rain?
Simon & Garfunkel - Late In The Evening

Gilles Peterson

you relax on a beach?
Jackie Mittoo

Like A Stuntman

you feel lonely?
Station17 - Ich Kann Dich Immer Verstehen

Round Table Knights

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Sebastien Tellier - La Ritournelle

Jakob der Lügner

you are on a football field?
The Darkness - I Believe In A Thing Called Love

DJ Hell

you take a bubble bath?
Franz Schubert - Ave Maria

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Sun Ra - Space Is The Place

Junior Boys

first record you remember
a-ha - Take On Me

Cazals

record you were looking for the longest
The Action - I'll Keep Holding On

Matmos

take these three DVDs along:

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

The Morning Benders

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

Lucky Luke

first record you remember
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

We Are Scientists

5 favorite bands you know personally

Editors / Bishop Allen / Roland Shanks / Foreign Born / The ...

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Mystery Jets

you are in a depressive mood?
Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite personal belongings

My record collection / My ideas / My gibson steel ...

Alex Smoke

you stay in bed?
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Public Image Limited - Metal Box

New Young Pony Club

a record you fell in love to
Prince - 1999

Fol Chen

you sit in the subway?
Richard Hawley - The Light At The End Of The Tunnel (Wa...

Grizzly Bear

you meet your parents?
Randall Thompson

J Rawls

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Smif-N-Wessun - Bucktown

Jimi Jamison

first record you bought
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Unconventional Science

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Black Star - Thieves In The Night

The Phantom Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Ticket To Ride

Morgan Geist

you prepare for an important date?

Silence.

Lovefingers

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

First Aid Kit

you drive a car late at night?
Gary Numan - Cars

Justus Köhncke

first record you bought
Elton John & Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart

Architecture In Helsinki

your sunday morning song
Sebastien Tellier - Elle

Max Essa

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Hall & Oates - Cold, Dark And Yesterday

The Golden Filter

you sit in a plane?
Nick Drake - Riverman

Race Horses

you paint your apartment?
Carl Wayne - You're A Star

James Pants

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - IV

Mark Archer

first record you remember
The Ventures - Let There Be Drums

DJ Nature

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Isley Brothers - Harvest For The World

Parlour

a record you fell in love to
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Guinnevere

Cajun Dance Party

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Silver Jews - Trains Across The Sea

Alan Oldham

No. 10
Not really influences, but I like:

The Bees

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Boards Of Canada - Zoetrope

Anja Schneider

record you were looking for the longest
Romanthony - The Wanderer

Jesse Lenat

you make love?
Michael Hedges - Aerial Boundaries

Chris Coco

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

Pilooski

first record you bought
Musical Youth - Pass The Dutchie

Luca C & Brigante

you are love sick?
Cat's Eyes - Love You Anyway

Hannah Scott

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
John Mayer - Room For Squares

The Earlies

first record you remember
The Muppets - Muppet Movie Original Soundtrack

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
Dr. John - Qualified

Devendra Banhart

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

Psychic Ills

you come home from the club?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

Toby Tobias

the song to be played at your funeral
Prefab Sprout - Cars & Girls

Bing Ji Ling

a song that reminds your friends of you
Luther Vandross - Never Too Much

The Diaphanoids

you ride a bicycle?
Steve Reich

El-P

you drive a car late at night?
Jay-Z - 99 Problems

Jacob Golden

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Thriller

John Daly

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

Loane

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

Boozoo Bajou

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - Mensch Maschine

Quiet Village

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Simple Kid

you make love?
Metallica - Battery

White Denim

you take a bubble bath?
Arthur Russell - World Of Echo

James Yorkston

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

Audie Darling

what should one eat when in the city?

Southern food. Bacon and eggs. Ham. Grits. Fried ...

Marc Romboy

you work in the garden?

Das habe ich noch nie gemacht, keine Zeit.

Kurt Maloo

you relax on a beach?
Norah Jones - Cold Cold Heart

Peter, Bjorn & John

you come home from the club?

Preferable nothing.

DJ Mehdi

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Nina Simone

Emma Tricca

you relax on a beach?

I don’t relax on beaches, sorry!

Mugwump

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

The Emperor Machine

you are in a depressive mood?
Donald Fagen - New Frontier

Ralphi Rosario

the song to be played at your funeral
Swing Out Sister - Happy Ending

Mr Scruff

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you jog?
Deerhoof - Running Thoughts

Rich Medina

you feel like 1982?
Fearless Four - Rockin' It

Daniel Wang

first record you bought
John Williams - Theme From Close Encounters Of The Thir...

Dwele

first record you bought
A Tribe Called Quest - Low End Theory

The Shortwave Set

your party anthem
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Beautiful Swimmers

you wake up?
The Bay City Rollers - Don't Stop The Music

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you prepare for an important date?

This interview seems more suited for high school ...

Lopazz

you are on a football field?

Der Ball ist rund. Das Spiel dauert 90 ...

Datarock

you sit in a plane?
Sonic Youth

David Pajo

take these three tools with you:

A Philips head screw driver / Some hand towels ...

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Charles Webster

you sit in a plane?
Ruxpin - Flying Russians Are Making Popcorn

Gravenhurst

you wake up?
Big Black

Martin Rev

you wake up?

Nothing. Sometimes I just turn on the radio ...

Jazzanova

best video clip you ever saw
Herbie Hancock - Rockit

Dollskabeat

5 favorite records
Joan Armatrading - Joan Armatrading

My Bee's Garden

a song to seduce you
Dennis Wilson - Lady

Anne Clark

5 favorite personal tragedies

Pfffffffffff!

Au Revoir Simone

you relax on a beach?
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Pearly Gates

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

In Flagranti

you ride a bicycle?

I ride my bike in NY every day ...

Tom Vek

you wake up?
Q And Not U - Wonderful People

DJ Cherrystones

you wake up?
Wipers - Over The Edge

Simone White

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Peanut Butter Wolf

you destroy a hotel room?

I opened for the Beastie Boys last month ...

Casual

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any sad ass mama song.

A Guy Called Gerald

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sade - Love Is Stronger Than Pride

Memory Band

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

Ian Pooley

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive

Seether

No. 4
Queens Of The Stone Age - Songs For The Deaf

The Jackets

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Lightning Beatman - Apartment Wrestling Rock'n'Roll

Minotaur Shock

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Gonzales - Presidential Suite

Swahili Blonde

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Blackbird

Heavy

you are love sick?
Miles Davis - Iris

Azari & III

you drive a car late at night?
Snoop Dogg

Steve Mason

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
King Bee - Back By Dope Demand

CALLmeKAT

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reconstruction» and «Allegro». Both by Christoffer Boe. I ...

Headman

record you were looking for the longest

Now, it’s easy with the internet. Before ...

Al Kent

first record you bought
The Specials - Gangsters

Ben Watt

you take a bubble bath?
Judy Garland - Live At Carnegie Hall

Sibrydion

first record you remember
Simon & Garfunkel

Headless Heroes

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

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite records
Fugazi - Waiting Room

Electric 6

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Black Wing

Metronomy

record you were looking for the longest
Bootsy Collins & The Rubber Band - I’d Rather Be With Y...

Aaron Wright

best concert you ever attended
John Prine

Candi Staton

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Isn't She Lovely

Fiona Daniel

you drive a car late at night?
Tracy Chapman - Fast Car

Comanechi

you are stoned?
Sonic Youth - My Friend Goo

Air

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

Kissey Asplund

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Charlotte Hatherley

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Station To Station

Chikinki

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Whigfield - Saturday Night

Alexander Robotnick

you are on a football field?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Forbidden Colours

Pyrolator

you go to a club?
Trentemoller - Serenetti Part 2

Tiga

you drive a car late at night?
Patrick Cowley

Dani Siciliano

perfect anthem for Kent
In The Bleak Mid Winter

Soul Mekanik

you drive into the country?
Canned Heat - Going Up The Country

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

Wooden Shjips

you sit in a plane?
Judee Sill - Enchanted Sky Machines

Hatcham Social

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears

Sebastien Tellier

best concert you ever attended
Prince

ESG

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

The Ones

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

Mark Richardson

you rob a bank?
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Osborne

a record you fell in love to
Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love

Erol Alkan

you ride a bicycle?
Hawkwind - Silver Machine

Holger Czukay

you drive a car late at night?

Was die Mittelwelle an Störgeräuschen auff ...

Faust

you ride a bicycle?
Theme From Bonanza

Rocko Schamoni

where was your first flat?

Kampstrasse 6. Hab ich seit 1986. Hab ich ...

Richard Hawley

you sit in the subway?

This is getting stupid now...

Tridact

you feel like 1982?
Kenny Loggins - Heart To Heart

Anna Kashfi

a record you fell in love to
Mazzy Star - Look On Down From The Bridge

Kool Keith

a song that reminds you of school
Rose Royce - I Wanna Get Next To You

DJ Kent

you feel like dancing?
Bohannon - Let's Start The Dance

Phil Mison

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & the Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier

Nils Frahm

you wake up?
Thelonious Monk - Himself

Horace Andy

No. 4
The Abyssinians - Satta Massagana

Chuck D

you fall asleep?

Gangster Rap

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite instruments

meine 7 Gitarren.

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite instruments

Cello / Drums / Classical Guitar / Clarinet / Piano

Eagles Of Death Metal

you camp in the desert?
Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar

Orishas

you wake up?
Gorillaz & De La Soul - Feel Good Inc.

Syd Matters

you go to a club?
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Neon Heights

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Free Fallin'

David Rodigan

No. 14
Dennis Brown - Here I Come

Tindersticks

a song that reminds your friends of you

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

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Puccini

Kid Loco

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

Minus 8

you walk the cat walk?
John Barry - Walk Don't Run

Chateau Flight

your liberation anthem
Public Enemy - Fight The Power

Bomb The Bass

the song to be played at your funeral

Still working on that one!

Joan As Police Woman

you make love?
Mulatu Astatke - Tezeta

Tim Sweeney

you prepare for an important date?
Marvin Gaye - T Plays It Cool

Thievery Corporation

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

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite animals

dobermans / boxers / lions / tigers / bears

Tal Weiss

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

Theo Parrish

record you were looking for the longest
Atmosfear - Motivation

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Rastaman Vibration

Kathy Zimmer

the song to be played at your funeral
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata Pathetique

James Holden

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

Wooden Birds

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Magnetic Fields - The Dreaming Moon

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite books

Stephen Fry: «Making History» / Jane Austen: «Pride and ...

Bit-tuner

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

grosse Auswahl an Hochprozentigem und Drinks / Partys/Konzerte ...

Natalie Tusia Beridze


Tbilisi
I was born and raised in Tbilisi ...

Everything Everything

your ultimate heartbreak song
Destiny's Child - Independent Women

Glen Johnson

a record you fell in love to
ISAN - Beautronics

Afrika Bambaataa

perfect anthem for the Bronx
The Incredible Bongo Band - Apache

George Duke

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

Chromeo

your ultimate heartbreak song
Roger - I Want To Be Your Man

Annie

you are on a football field?
Turbonegro - I Got Erection

Daddy-O

record you were looking for the longest
Blue Magic Live Album

Telepopmusik

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Telepopmusik - Breathe

John Foxx

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

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Tschaikowsky

My Morning Jacket

you take a bubble bath?
Prince - Cream

Dego

you prepare for an important date?
A Tribe Called Quest - Electric Relaxation

Travis

you wake up?
Teenage Fanclub - Ain't That Enough

Chelonis R. Jones

your sunday morning song

Only Roots Reggae, circa 1970-1980.

Ian Hart

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

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

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

Morpheus

you take a bubble bath?
The Drifters - I've Got Sand In My Shoes

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Ilya Santana

you come home from the club?
Andreas Vollenweider

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite movies

1. «Blade Runner». A classic cat and mouse ...

Dan Michaelson

a song that reminds you of school
Dire Straits

Fujiya & Miyagi

the song to be played at your funeral
Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over

Wally Badarou

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Shitdisco

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dinosaur - Kiss Me Again

Brasstronaut

you wake up?
Jan Johansson - Bammel Bröllopsmarsch

Pacifika

you camp in the desert?
Anouar Brahem

Lisbee Stainton

your sunday morning song
Elbow - One Day Like This

Mungolian Jetset

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Chris De Burgh - The Lady In Red

Peter Broderick

best soundtrack ever
Yann Tiersen - Goodbye Lenin

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jurassic 5 - What's Golden

Malachai

you walk through a dark forest?
The Wurzels - I Am A Cider Drinker

Bottin

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Fagen - New Frontier

Mooner

No. 1
Die Dominas - Die Dominas

Sam Amidon

5 favorite movies

«The Ice Storm» by Ang Lee / «Pandora's ...

Papst & Abstinenzler

you drive a car late at night?
Outkast - Return Of The G

Dave Clarke

perfect anthem for Brighton
Stray Cats - Rumble In Brighton

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Nick Cave - O’Malley’s Bar

Phenomenal Handclap Band

perfect anthem for New York
Dillinger - Cocaine In My Brain

Kris Menace

perfect anthem for Paris
Gilbert Becaud

Howe Gelb

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

Slove

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Michel Houellebecq - Plein été

Luke Haines

5 favorite things to be afraid of

I presume there is a problem in translation ...

Penguin Prison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
N.O.R.E. - Banned From TV

Lydia Lunch

you need to get work done?

Don’t listen to music when I work ...

Gemma Ray

you feel like 1992?
Buddy Holly - Maybe Baby

Shawn Lee

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

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

Sondre Lerche

you relax on a beach?
Steely Dan - Black Cow

Clare & The Reasons

you walk in the rain?
Buddy Holly - That’ll Be The Day

Valery Gore

you come home from the club?
jj - Let Them

Max Romeo

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

Justice

5 favorite books

Windsor McKay: «Little Nemo» / Hajime Sorayama: «Sexy Robot ...

Morton Valence

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

Heidi Happy

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

The Revenge

a song you would use as a ring-tone
AC/DC - Back In Black (string-a-pella)

Constance Amiot

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

Still Going

your party anthem
James Brown

Mavis Staples

the song to be played at your funeral
«I'll Fly Away»
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