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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

Lindstrom

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

Fiona Daniel

you take a bubble bath?
Alela Diane - Pirate’s Gospel

Heidi Happy

you sit in the subway?
Das Pop - You

Meret Becker

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Townes Van Zandt - Waiting Around To Die

Ian Pooley

you meet your parents?
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

Ingrid Olava

favorite building?

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

Peanut Butter Wolf

you go to a club?
Baron Zen - The Night In Jail

Cosmin TRG

you miss Berlin?
Basic Channel - Axis

Kon & Amir

you take a bubble bath?
Horace Silver - Shirl

Lucky Luke

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Ora Cogan

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

Osborne

you are love sick?
Sam Cooke - You Send Me

Sven Väth

first record you bought
Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water

Cypress Hill

your boozed up anthem
Snoop Dogg - Ain't No Fun (If The Homies Can't Have Non...

The Loose Salute

first record you bought
Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

Robin Saville

you drive a car late at night?
Burial - Broken Home

Ronny & Renzo

you make love?
Prince - Just My Imagination (Live Version)

Black Devil Disco Club

you make love?

No music, the sounds emitted by my partner ...

Riccio

which person from the city you like the most?

There are many, but too many names relate ...

Zwicker

you make love?
Serge Gainsbourg - Cargo Culte

Lloyd Cole

perfect tune to cruise to
Golden Earring - Radar Love

The Good Natured

take these three tools with you:

Tools? Er, maybe a hammer and a saw ...

Julia Franck

start to learn these three things:

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

Tha 4orce

you stay in bed?
Yellowjackets - Dreamland

Azari & III

you come home from the club?

S: Silence.

Swahili Blonde

you meet your parents?
Louis Armstrong - Basin Street Blues

Dillon

you come home from the club?

Keine Musik. Oder dann gleich wieder zurück ...

Jill Jones

you make love?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps

Fingerpicked

No. 8
Mayer Hawhtorne - A Long Time (Universal Republic, 2011...

Kaos

you make love?
Supermax

Peter Broderick

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arvo Pärt - Für Alina

Rocko Schamoni

what should one eat when in the city?

Hamburger

Mélissa Laveaux

a song that reminds you of school
Tracy Chapman - 3000 Miles

Munk

you are in the sauna?

Ich saune nie.

Max Essa

you take a bubble bath?
Herb Alpert - Manhattan Melody

James Pants

best concert you ever attended
Felix Kubin

Cortney Tidwell

No. 8
Johnny Cash - Live At Folsom Prison

Lopazz

you wake up?
Whitesnake - Bad Boys

Interpol

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Peter Kruder

you make breakfast?

Die neuen Promos die in meiner Mailbox gelandet ...

Pepe Bradock

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

Trentemoller

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

Anja Schneider

a record you fell in love to
David Bowie - China Girl

Defari

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Dramatics - Be My Girl

Valery Gore

you rob a bank?
Good Friday - Why?

Headman

your ultimate heartbreak song
Etta James - I'd Rather Go Blind

Jimmy Edgar

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

Tiago

you paint your apartment?
The Rolling Stones - Paint It Black

Funkmasters

the song to be played at your funeral

J: Could not tell you that.

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds your friends of you
Cybotron - Clear

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Robert Wyatt - Sea Song

C. Gibbs

a song that reminds you of school
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)

Electric 6

you wake up?
High On Fire - Fireface

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Rocco Granata - Marina, Marina, Marina

Horse Meat Disco

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian / Butt magazine / iD... Politics, porn and ...

Morton Valence

you go to a club?
The Flintstones Theme Song

Jakob der Lügner

you are in a depressive mood?
Brigitte Bardot - Je me donne a qui me plait

Hot Chip

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Giuseppe Tartini

Tindersticks

a song you would send over the ocean
Karel Gott

The Emperor Machine

you rob a bank?
Heaven 17 - (We Don't Need This) Fascist Groove Thang

Our Broken Garden

you make love?
Barry White - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe

Candi Staton

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Walter Jackson - Feelings

Jesh

No. 3
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Max Tundra

you take a bubble bath?
Royal Trux - Blue Is The Frequency

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

Karl Culley

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Mother Nature’s Son

Jesse Lenat

you prepare for an important date?
Johnny Cash - The Man Comes Around

Gary Lucas

your party anthem
The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz

El-P

you sit in the subway?
Nas - NY State Of Mind

Bodies Of Water

your boozed up anthem
The Ramones - Chainsaw

Midlake

record you were looking for the longest
Pat Suzuki - How High The Moon

Travis

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

Leroy Burgess

first record you remember
Glenn Osser

Soft Rocks

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Soft Rocks

VV Brown

you paint your apartment?
The B-52's - Love Shack

DJ Touché

No. 3

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

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

Erobique

you are love sick?
Hildegard Knef - Schmelzen Butterblumen

Bomb The Bass

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

Invisible Conga People

you go to a club?
Flying Rhythms - Doragon Balls

Jonathan Wilson

the song to be played at your funeral
JJ Cale - Rock And Roll Records

Tom Vek

you rob a bank?
Junkie XL - Zerotonine

Casual

you drive a car late at night?
Fabolous - Ghetto

A Mountain Of One

first record you remember
Bay City Rollers - Bye Bye Baby

Raul Midon

5 favorite books

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

Phenomenal Handclap Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Cry Baby Cry

Rod Thomas

best concert you ever attended
Feist

Whirlwind Heat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Neil Young - Ambulance Blues

Chris Carrier

5 favorite things that make you sexy

Bunny ears/ sunglasses / jogger outfit / happiness / sunset

Anni Rossi

5 favorite movies

«Working Girl» by Mike Nichols / «The Gore Gore ...

Matthew Herbert

take these three books along:

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

Trusme

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Sam Amidon

5 favorite places in the world

on a train / on a boat / by a ...

Theo Parrish

best Stevie Wonder song

There is no! It's impossible to narrow ...

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
Japan - Ghosts

Faust

you camp in the desert?
Asmus Tietchens

Comanechi

you need to get work done?
Lightning Bolt - Ride The Skies

Paul Frick

you prepare a candle light dinner?
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Ian Hart

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

Karl Bartos

record you were looking for the longest

Gibt es nicht, heutzutage findet man im Internet ...

Kissey Asplund

your sunday morning song
Aaron Jerome ft Andreya Triana - Angel Lady

The Chap

5 favorite magazines

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

Kid Loco

you cook?
The Beach Boys - Vegetables

Bing Ji Ling

best soundtrack ever
Ennio Morricone - The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Simone White

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Teardrop

The Phantom Band

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Rolling Stones - Rocks Off

Chris Coco

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Jean-Michel Jarre

a record you fell in love to
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I could never do such a thing. If ...

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite personal belongings

slippers / telephone / guitar / car / iPod

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Big Star - Holocaust

Brian Jackson

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

Saint Etienne

first record you remember
The Four Tops - Reach Out I'll Be There

Ed Harcourt

you take a bubble bath?
Gene Wilder (in Willy Wonka) - Pure Imagination

Anna Kashfi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elvis Costello - I Want You

Magic Mike

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

Monday Michiru

perfect anthem for Tokyo

Hard to think of one.

DJ Vadim

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Lennon - Imagine

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite animals

dog / hippo / grizzly bear / crow / turtle – the really ...

Newton Faulkner

a song that reminds you of school
Radiohead - Creep

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite places in the world

Home / London / Sydney / Cape Town / Colorado

Lanoiraude

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

Parlour

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

DJ Nature

best soundtrack ever
James Brown - Black Caesar

Mugison

5 favorite bands you know personally

The Matthew Herbert Big Band is the biggest ...

Peter, Bjorn & John

you make love?
Boards Of Canada

Chelonis R. Jones

you go to a club?

I don’t go to clubs other than ...

Woodpigeon

you prepare for an important date?
Queen - I Want To Break Free

Richard Hawley

5 favorite human inventions

guitar / record player / studios / beer / ciggies

Clare & The Reasons

you are love sick?
Milton Nascimento - Angelus

Moving Units

you are in a depressive mood?

I don’t get depressed. I get melancholy.

Michael Mayer

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

Oyvind Morken

a record you fell in love to
Shuggie Otis

Bobbito Garcia

you cook?
Mongo Santamaria - Tenderly

Glimpse

5 favorite records
Choice - Acid Eiffel

Beverley Knight

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

Tridact

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stooges - I Wanna Be Your Dog

Telephones

you cook?
South Sea Dreamin' With The Blue Boys

Kurt Maloo

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

Empire Of The Sun

you wake up?
Neil Young - When God Made Me

Phil Mison

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

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite human inventions

Schlummertaste / Gaspedal / Vibrationsalarm / Internet / Sonnenbrille

Yuck

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Hot Snakes - Braintrust

Windsurf

best video clip you ever saw
Electric Light Orchestra - Xanadu

Ratatat

you make love?

No music.

Broken Social Scene

learn these three songs by heart:
Jamie Cullum - Well You Needn’t

Coyote

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Underworld - Mmm Skyscraper I Love You

The Shortwave Set

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I like to think this is a song ...

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Guns N’ Roses - November Rain

Chikinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Bottin


My least favourite (1-5) / favourite airports (6-10)

David Holmes

you prepare for an important date?
Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK

Prince Language

you are stoned?
Popol Vuh

Mungolian Jetset

you sit in a plane?
Underworld - Mmm Skyscraper I Love You

Race Horses

you wake up?
The Beatles - This Boy

Senor Coconut

you drive a car late at night?
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Leo Zero

a song that reminds you of school
Hashim - Al-Naafiysh (The Soul)

The Invisible

you sit in the subway?
Slum Village - Conant Gardens

KT Tunstall

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

Alexandra Hope

you fall asleep?
Erik Satie - 3 Gymnopedies

The Hidden Cameras

perfect anthem for Berlin
D.A.F. - Kebabträume

Melanie C

5 favorite cities

Liverpool / London / Los Angeles / New York / Hamburg

Explosions In The Sky

you are love sick?
Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

New Young Pony Club

you sit in the subway?
Death From Above 1979 - Romantic Rights

The Rayographs

first record you bought
Opus III - It's A Fine Day

Tim Mälzer

get these three pets:

Hund / Kuh / Huhn

Boom Bip

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Michael Jackson - Human Nature

Mark Richardson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Rammstein - Moskau

Vashti Bunyan

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

Cajun Dance Party

record you were looking for the longest

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

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Justine D

5 favorite magazines

I loathe magazines.

Simple Kid

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Lee Hazlewood - Some Velvet Morning

Shitdisco

you go to a club?
Prodigy - Everybody In The Place (Fairground Edit)

My Bee's Garden

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

The Ones

a record you fell in love to
Chaka Khan - Love You All My Lifetime

DJ Mehdi

you go to a club?
Justice - Let There Be Light (DJ Funk Remix)

Kool & The Gang

you are on a football field?

The echo of the pre game and after ...

Moonboots

No. 7
The Superimposers - Harpsichord Treacle

Adonis

perfect anthem for Chicago
Adonis - Rocking Down The House

Syd Matters

you cook?
The Palace Brothers - I Tried To Stay Healthy For You

Chris & Cosey

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Soul Clap

record you were looking for the longest
Mousse T. - The More I Get The More I Want

Baikonour

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nico - Janitor Of Lunacy

Young Knives

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

pubs / art galleries / my friends

Andreya Triana

perfect anthem for London
The Invisible - London Girl

The Project Club

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Sil - Windows (Detroit Mix)

DJ Hell

you run naked through a cornfield?
Enya - Orinoco Flow

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds your friends of you
Devendra Banhart - Will Is My Friend

Holger Czukay

you cook?

Ohne Musik schmeckts besser.

Dominique Leone

take these three CDs/records with you:

A mixtape I made my friend Katie with ...

Alexander Robotnick

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

Dennis Kane

you sit in the subway?

I really try to bike most of the ...

Higamos Hogamos

you relax on a beach?
The Velvet Underground - What Goes On

Ame

you come home from the club?

Kann ich keine Musik mehr hören.

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street?

Götgatan, a little closer to Europe...

Al Kent

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

Telepopmusik

a record you fell in love to
Sebadoh - Bakesale

CALLmeKAT

favorite club?

I’m no big club-goer. Daniel Fridell (whom ...

George Duke

your liberation anthem
Lift Every Voice And Sing

Marissa Nadler

you feel like 1982?

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

!!!

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Perfect Day

Seether

you drive a car late at night?
Nonpoint - Bullet With A Name

Beppe Loda

you go fishing?
Widespread Panic - Fishing

Sondre Lerche

you fall asleep?
Bing Crosby - Moonlight Becomes You

José James

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Isley Brothers - Mission To Please You

Jazzanova

you feel like 1982?
Magnificent Three & Fearless Master - Crush

Daddy-O

the song to be played at your funeral
Stevie Wonder - As

Loane

a song you would send over the ocean
Romy Schneider & Claude Sautet - La Chanson d'Hélène

Neon Heights

you are in a depressive mood?
James Taylor

Alva Noto

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

Rainer Trüby

a song that reminds you of school
Marillion - Kayleigh

Kris Menace

you feel like 1982?
The The - Giant

Lone Wolf

your party anthem
Justice - Waters Of Nazareth

Olafur Arnalds

the song to be played at your funeral
Arvo Pärt - Cantus In The Memory of Benjamin Britten

Belle & Sebastian

perfect anthem for Glasgow
Teenage Fanclub - Everything Flows

Fol Chen

you fall asleep?
Emmylou Harris - Sleepless Nights

Howe Gelb

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

Not missing a thing.

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in the subway?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

Luca C & Brigante

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you sit in a plane?
Joni Mitchell - Both Sides Now

Dani Siciliano

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

Efterklang

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

Colder

No. 7
Durutti Column - Sketch For Summer

2raumwohnung

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Madonna / Dalai Lama / Tommi

Anne Clark

you play lego?
Stephen Schweyen - Breaking Out

Wooden Shjips

you destroy a hotel room?
The Shangri-Las - The Train From Kansas City

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite magazines

«Grand Royal» by Beastie Boys et al / «Ape ...

Sibrydion

a song you wish you'd written yourself
You'll Never Walk Alone; My Way

The Soulsavers

you destroy a hotel room?
AC/DC - Whole Lotta Rosie

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There

Kathryn Williams

you wake up?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Bush Tetras

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

Boozoo Bajou

your ultimate heartbreak song
Love Unlimited - Love Theme

Leon Ware

your boozed up anthem
Marvin Gaye - After The Dance

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite animals

tiger / lemur / flying bear / albino ape / Alan Price

Sebastien Tellier

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

A Touch Of Class

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Madonna

Constance Amiot

your liberation anthem
Janis Joplin - Piece Of My Heart

Karolina Stenstöm


Malmö

I’ve been living in Malmö for ...

Scout Niblett

a song that reminds you of school
Talking Heads - And She Was

Tim Sweeney

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Who - Baba O'Riley

Drugstore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

I often do – love doing that and then ...

Cosmo Vitelli

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

speaking alone in the streets / having a drink ...

Glen Johnson

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Ticket To Ride

Quiet Village

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Ada

5 favorite records
Metope - Kobol

Chuck D

you are in a depressive mood?
Muddy Waters

Ost & Kjex

you take a bubble bath?
Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place

Art Brut

first record you remember
Bob Dylan - Baby, Stop Crying

Holy Ghost!

you want to disturb your neighbours?

A: My neighbors are my landlords.

Richard Norris

you come home from the club?
Ulrich Schnauss - On My Own

Pearly Gates

a record you fell in love to
Doris Day - A Secret Love

Barbara Carlotti

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tim Hardin - Reason To Believe

First Aid Kit

you ride a bicycle?
Bright Eyes - Reinvent The Wheel

Rich Medina

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train

Like A Stuntman

you cook?
Kalabrese - Chicken Fried Rice

Pink Skull

a record you fell in love to
Roxy Music - Avalon

Panico

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Budgie (Siouxie’s drummer) / Genesis P. Orridge / Me ...

Cornelius

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

Hugh Herrera

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Smiths - Unloveable

Charlotte Hatherley

you go to a club?
Kim Wilde - Kids In America

Beautiful Swimmers

you sit in the subway?
Executive Slacks - The Bus

Unconventional Science

a song that reminds your friends of you
Led Zeppelin - Ramble On

Emma Tricca

first record you remember
Bob Dylan - The Times They Are A-Changin'

Annie

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

Max Romeo

your liberation anthem
The Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon

Odawas

a song that reminds you of school
Grateful Dead - Wharf Rat

Psychic Ills

you ride a bicycle?
David Hausdorf - Illumination

Heavy

you are love sick?
Miles Davis - Iris

Barn Owl

you sit in the subway?
GAS - Nah Und Fern

GusGus

you make love?
PPPönk - Ultra Dance

Kinski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Teenage Fanclub - Grand Prix (LP)

Mirror Mirror

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Chameleons - Don’t Fall

Round Table Knights

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

Camille

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

Linda Lewis

first record you bought
The Beatles - From Me To You

Omar

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

Glass Candy

take these three books along:

Albert Camus: «The Stranger» / Hermann Hesse: «Siddhartha» / J ...

Circlesquare

you are in the sauna?

You won’t find me in there.

DJ Nu-Mark

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Random beats by myself.

Minotaur Shock

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Scouting For Girls

Natalie Tusia Beridze

which person from the city you like the most?

I couldn't name less then at least ...

Matthew Dear

a song that reminds your friends of you
Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like A Lady

Yoyoyo Acapulco

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

Kasper Bjorke

best soundtrack ever
Giorgio Moroder - Scarface

Apiento

best concert you ever attended
Prince

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite animals

Ducks / Swans / Geese / Pigs / Cats

Chateau Flight

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Sandi Thom

you cook?
«Chocolate Salty Balls» by Chef (South Park)

Port O'Brien

you come home from the club?
Lady Gaga - Bad Romance

The Diaphanoids

you sit in the subway?
Suicide

Trans Am

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Flipper

Mystery Jets

you play a game of chess?
Yann Tiersen

Xiu Xiu

take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

Little Jackie

you destroy a hotel room?
Little Jackie

Headless Heroes

you read a magazine?
Funkadelic - Maggot Brain

Captain Sensible

take these three games along:

Super Mario Bros (b/w gameboy original) / a ...

Brothers Of End

you paint your apartment?
Panda Bear - Bro's

Morningwood

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Spencer Davis Group - Keep On Running

Terence Bernardo

record you were looking for the longest
Money Mark - Mark's Keyboard Repair

Lotte Kestner

your boozed up anthem
Aphrodite's Child - The End Of The World

Rumer

the song to be played at your funeral
Judee Sill - The Kiss

Motor City Drum Ensemble

the song to be played at your funeral
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace

Pastor

you jog?

I don't jog. I barely walk. I ...

Memory Band

you feel like 1967?
Basil Kirchin - Abstractions Of The Industrial North

Audie Darling

favorite band hailing from the city?

I don’t really know a lot about ...

Jackpot

you run naked through a cornfield?

No cornfields around these parts...

Afrika Bambaataa

first record you remember
Miriam Makeba - Pata Pata

Gary Numan

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

Oneida

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

The last time I was in a spooky ...

Mechanical Bride

your guilty pleasure song
Vanessa Paradis - Joe Le Taxi

Dollboy

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris - Love Hurts

Spinto Band

record you were looking for the longest

I still haven’t found it.

Irvine Welsh

a song that inspires you
Iggy Pop - I'm Bored

Wolfmother

you drive a car late at night?
Deep Purple - Black Night

Gilles Peterson

you relax on a beach?
Jackie Mittoo

Still Going

first record you bought
The Clash - Combat Rock

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds your friends of you
George Formby - When I'm Cleaning Windows

Justus Köhncke

a song that reminds you of school
Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)

Brasstronaut

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Jonny Greenwood - Prospectors Arrive (There Will Be Blo...

Nick Chacona

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Meditations - Woman Is Like A Shadow

Mark Archer

first record you bought
Gary Numan - Cars

Bill Adler

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

Ewan Pearson

first record you remember
Sailor - A Glass Of Champagne

Caribou

your sunday morning song

I’m either working on my own music ...

Architecture In Helsinki

your party anthem
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Hannah Cohen

best Beatles song
«Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds»

Final Fantasy

perfect anthem for Toronto
The Phonemes - Steeples And Peoples

Wordsworth

best Marley Marl track
Marley Marl - The Symphony

The Fray

favorite band hailing from the city?
Meese

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Claude Debussy - Petite suite for piano

Good Shoes

you fall asleep?
Björk - Pagan Poetry

Pilooski

a record you fell in love to

I love any songs if I feel a ...

N.A.S.A.

you cook?
Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf

Joan As Police Woman

you make love?
Isaac Hayes - Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic

John Foxx

you are in a depressive mood?
The La's - There She Goes

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you wake up?
Haruko Nara - 93 Degrees

Hacienda

the song to be played at your funeral
Kreisler - Liebesleid

David Rodigan

No. 2
Alton Ellis - Rock Steady

Marcus Bonfanti

record you were looking for the longest
Paul Kossoff - Backstreet Crawler

Zambri

you meet your parents?
The Flaming Lips - Do You Realize??

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite personal belongings

My first acoustic guitar / my MC5 T-shirt / my ...

Todd Terje

your party anthem
Reuben Wilson - Got To Get Your Own

Large Professor

5 favorite cartoon characters

Magilla Gorilla / Hong Kong Fuey / Brother Rabbit / Fat ...

Dan Michaelson

first record you remember
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)

Ralphi Rosario

record you were looking for the longest
The Comsat Angels - I'm Falling

Alela Diane

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Scott Walker - Duchess

Yellowman

a record you fell in love to
Bob Marley - Pound Get A Blow

Polly Scattergood

you sit in the subway?
Maps - You Don't Know Her Name

Devendra Banhart

you relax on a beach?
The Icarus Line

Lovefingers

you fall asleep?
Roedelius - Freudentanz (Wenn Der Südwind Weht)

Jacques Renault

No. 14
Supermax - Love Machine

Ilija Rudman

the song to be played at your funeral
Eberhard Schoener - Why Don't You Answer

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite cities

Long Beach, California / Cleveland, Ohio / El Paso, Texas ...

Justice

5 favorite remixes
The Beatles - We Can Work It Out (Stevie Wonder Cover)

Pacifika

you camp in the desert?
Anouar Brahem

Bronnt Industries Kapital

first record you bought
Bad Manners - Can Can

Thievery Corporation

you drive a car late at night?
Ella Fitzgerald - Like Someone In Love

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you walk through a dark forest?

Da gibt’s genug zu Hören.

Orishas

you make love?

It’s the same as in the car ...

James Holden

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

Nocturnes

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Pride Of Kenya - You Want Me As Well

Duke Special

your guilty pleasure song
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

My Morning Jacket

you are in a depressive mood?
Iron & Wine - Cinder And Smoke

Grizzly Bear

you meet your parents?
Randall Thompson

Smudo

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

Michael Reinboth

you meet your parents?
Carl Orff

Bob Power

your boozed up anthem

At that point, anything will do fine.

In Flagranti

you make breakfast?

I almost never eat breakfast.

Franz Nicolay

your sunday morning song
Pearl And The Beard - Voice In My Throat

Birdy Nam Nam

you are love sick?
Serge Gainsbourg - Love On The Beat

Ricardo Villalobos

the song to be played at your funeral
Gescom - Key Nell 4

Stephan Remmler

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

Miss Platnum

you walk the cat walk?
Amerie - 1 Thing

These New Puritans

you sit in a plane?
Britney Spears - Why Should I Be Sad

Nils Frahm

you ride a bicycle?
David Darling - Dark Wood

Gravenhurst

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

Howling Bells

you rob a bank?
Elvis Presley - That’s All Right, Mama

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite bands you know personally

Alabama 3 / Quincy Jones / The Blockheads / Talking Heads ...

The Jackets

your liberation anthem
The Who - My Generation

Marius Circus

you drive a car late at night?
Zombi - Slow Oscillations

Ben Watt

you drive a car late at night?
Au Revoir Simone - Through The Backyards

A Guy Called Gerald

perfect anthem for Manchester
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Dinky

5 favorite TV shows

I dont watch TV. I haven’t owned ...

Frank Black

get these three pets:

a persian cat (They are beautiful, exotic and ...

Shine 2009

you run naked through a cornfield?
Donovan - Sunshine Superman

Gnod

first record you remember
Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking

Cazals

your boozed up anthem
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Brennan Green

you sit in the subway?
Tortoise - Ten-Day Interval

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite things about New York

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

Thieves Like Us

best Beatles song
The Beatles - And Your Bird Can Sing

The Bangles

you are love sick?
The Beatles - In My Life

Future Beat Alliance

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Another Fine Day - Salvage

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Chrome Hoof

a record you fell in love to
Chris De Burgh

Daniel Wang

your party anthem
Poussez - Don’t Stop, Keep Movin'

Alter Ego

your party anthem
Chic - Dance Dance Dance

Love Inks

your guilty pleasure song
Miley Cyrus - Party In The USA

Bosque Brown

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Rebelski

you take a bubble bath?
The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love

Ray Mang

you are stoned?
Scientist - Meets The Space Invaders

Whitehouse

your party anthem
Baby's Gang - Happy Song

Caron Wheeler

you relax on a beach?
Stevie Wonder - As

Kissogram

your sunday morning song
Smog - Our Anniversary

Shakespeares Sister

you prepare for an important date?
Carly Simon - You’re So Vain

Renegade Soundwave

a record you fell in love to
Jimi Hendrix - Angel

Stratus

your guilty pleasure song
Laura Branigan - Self Control

Al McKay

you go for a long walk?
Norah Jones

Marit Bergman

favorite band hailing from the city?
Mapei

Turzi

best concert you ever attended
Primal Scream

Andy Gill

first record you remember
a Davey Crockett spoken word LP

US3

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

Nicky Siano

perfect anthem for New York
MFSB - Love Is The Message

Van She

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

Gossip

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

Bill Brewster

you make breakfast?
Sleepy Brown & Outkast - I Can't Wait

Kevin Saunderson

favorite sound in the city?

The sound from the sewer. There’s nothing ...

Erol Alkan

you fall asleep?
Al Green - Love And Happiness

Bettye Lavette

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

Cosmo

5 favorite things to be afraid of

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

Heidi

you run naked through a cornfield?
Joni Mitchell - Little Green

Metronomy

a song that reminds you of school
Green Day

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wham! - Last Christmas

Nedry

your sunday morning song
Tortoise

The Late Greats

you stay in bed?
Neil Young

Fan Death

the song to be played at your funeral
Gary Glitter - Hello! Hello! I'm Back Again

Shawn Lee

a song you wish you'd written yourself
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Alex Smoke

you prepare for an important date?
Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel

Doe Paoro

your liberation anthem
Nina Simone – Ain’t Got No (I Got Life)

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds your friends of you
Everything But The Girl - Missing

Modeselektor

5 favorite instruments

Pauke /Geige / Trompete / Kontrabass / Gitarre

Nicole Willis

your ultimate heartbreak song
Jeff Buckley - Last Goodbye

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you drive a car late at night?
Melt Banana - Shield For Your Eyes, A Beast In The Well

When Saints Go Machine

you relax on a beach?
Beach House - Turtle Island

Ilya Santana

you are love sick?
Idris Muhammad - For Your Love

Luke Solomon

5 favorite personal victories

Being a good dad, / overcoming death and heartbreak ...

Kelli Ali

you come home from the club?
Max Richter - Iconography

Chromeo

No. 9
Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance

Lucky Soul

you meet your parents?
The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone

Johnossi

favorite place to shag?

J: In my bed. Or... let’s say ...

John Klemmer

you are in a depressive mood?
Frank Sinatra - A Man Alone

Social Disco Club

No. 10
Mirror People - Echo Life (Social Disco Club Remix)

Dwele

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

Prefuse 73

you paint your apartment?
DJ Nobody

White Hinterland

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Tiga

your boozed up anthem
The Cult - Love Removal Machine

Terry Lynn

which song fits the city the best?

«Kingstonlogic»

Micah P. Hinson

a song you would send over the ocean
Toppie Haynes - Gettin' It Done

Junior Boys

your boozed up anthem

I don't really drink. I kinda hate ...

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

perfect anthem for Louisville
Fading Out - Sherman Minton Bridge

Bit-tuner

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

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you sit by the river?
Alexandre Desplat - The Kiss

Hatcham Social

your ultimate heartbreak song
Buddy Holly - Love Is Strange

Georg Levin

the song to be played at your funeral
Al Jarreau - We Got By

Seelenluft

the song to be played at your funeral
The Cyclones with Count Ossie - Meditation

Editors

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

Morgan Geist

you meet your parents?

Silence.

Sons And Daughters

you take a bubble bath?
De La Soul - A Little Bit Of Soap

David Pajo

take these three tools with you:

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

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite instruments

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

Dego

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

Bill Callahan

your ultimate heartbreak song
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today

Lhasa

a song you would send over the ocean
Gnarls Barkley - Who's Gonna Save My Soul

King Britt

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
Elton John - Philadelphia Freedom

Alan Oldham

No. 9
The Losers

Tracey Thorn

best Beatles song

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

Kathy Zimmer

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are love sick?
Tom Waits - Hold On

Slove

you dig for old records?
Steve Reich - 2X5 Movement III: Fast (Vakula Remix)

Mark E.

you run from the cops?
Pigbag - Pigbag

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
Fonda Rae - Heobah

The Earlies

your liberation anthem
The Prisoner

Air

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

No Age

you are stoned?
Animal Collective - Queen In My Pictures

Whomadewho

you make love?
Massive Attack - Protection

Padded Cell

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

Defend Moscow

a song that reminds you of school
a-ha - Take On Me

Hannah Scott

a song to seduce you
Tom Baxter - The Moon And Me

Datarock

you relax on a beach?
Guided By Voices

Magic Arm

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

Black Angels

first record you bought
The Doors - The Doors

Lexx

you drive a car late at night?

Was meine Freunde spielen. Ich habe kein Auto.

Mouse On Mars

take these three books along:

Martin Handford: «Wo Ist Walter» / Tom Baccei & Cheri ...

Gemma Ray

5 favorite instruments

28” bass drums / floor toms / any guitar with ...

Mr Scruff

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

Bebel Gilberto

best soundtrack ever
Air - Virgin Suicides

Steve Mason

a song that reminds you of school
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Two Tribes

Wall-E

you prepare for an important date?
Serge Gainsbourg - Eva

We Are Wolves

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

Dave Clarke

you make love?
Bauhaus; The Psychedelic Furs

Apache Beat

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

Matmos

you play a game of chess?
Richard Chartier against Ivan Pavlov - Chessmachine

Lail Arad

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime

Little Dragon

best Beatles song

«I Can’t Get No Satisfaction»

Living Things

No. 2
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

James Yorkston

a record you fell in love to
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

White Denim

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Alice

DJ Kent

you feel like 1982?
Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me

David Morales

you feel like 1982?
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

Tal Weiss

record you were looking for the longest
The Churchills - Open Up Your Eyes

Aaron Wright

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Band - It Makes No Difference

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - There's A Place

DJ Cherrystones

you are in a depressive mood?
Jackson C Frank

Soul Mekanik

you prepare for an important date?
Change - The Glow Of Love

Ashley Beedle

you prepare for an important date?
The Winners - Get Ready For The Future

Lydia Lunch

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

Molly Wagger

you walk in the rain?
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

Tahiti 80

you wake up?
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information

Joakim

you run from the cops?
N.W.A. - Appetite 4 Destruction

A Fine Frenzy

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

Mooner

No. 8
Rah Band - The Crunch & Beyond

The Morning Benders

perfect anthem for Oakland

Some Hyphy shit I guess.

Charles Webster

best concert you ever attended
Midori

Erik Truffaz

No. 6
Radiohead - Hail To The Thief

Studio

first record you remember
Sky - Westway

Manuel Tur

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

Fabrizio Mammarella

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

Plum

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Finger / The Metro / Future Music

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Skeeter Davis - The End Of The World

Penguin Prison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Abbey Road

AM

No. 10
Van Halen - Fair Warning

Droog

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Perry Botkin Jr. & Barry De Vorzon - Nadia's Theme (The...

John Daly

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

restaurants / tobacco shops / summer in the city

Tanya Stephens

you run from the cops?
Toy Capone - God Help Me

Minus 8

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

ESG

you go fishing?
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

Kool Keith

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dr. Dooom - Neighbors Next Door

Stefan Goldmann

you sit in the subway?

Meistens etwas von 50 Cent aus dem Handy ...

Million Stylez

where was your first flat?

It was in a suburb called Helenelund (Sollentuna ...

James Murphy

you play a game of chess?
Shriekback

Sarah Jaffe

your boozed up anthem
Jay-Z - Girls, Girls, Girls

Vetiver

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Don Agrati - Sunny Day

Kinky

5 favorite personal tragedies

Kidnapped with the band in Mexico City / Somebody ...

Pyrolator

5 favorite instruments

Lightning II (Buchla) / Manta (Synder) / Zebra (u-he) / Thunder ...

Dynamite Deluxe

first record you remember
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

Coldplay

first record you bought
Postman Pat

The Miserable Rich

you make love?
Talk Talk - Spirit Of Eden

Jimi Jamison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Chromatics

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

Zohra

you take a bubble bath?

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

Yoav

your sunday morning song
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - I Put A Spell On You

The Revenge

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

Wolf People

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dungen - Ta Det Lugnt

The Bees

you prepare for an important date?
Tom Tom Club - Pleasure Of Love

Blow Monkeys

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

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

Horace Andy

you sit in the subway?

I only read a paper.

Kid Koala

you feel like 1982?
Kid Koala - It's Like 1982 In Here! (Unreleased)

Yacht

No. 5
Green Day - Kerplunk

Howlin' Rain

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

Kalabrese

perfect anthem for Zurich
Marshall Jefferson - Move Your Body (The House Music An...

Fanfarlo

the song to be played at your funeral
Lee Hazlewood - Your Sweet Love

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Pharoah Sanders - Naima

Bloc Party

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

Sóley

the song to be played at your funeral
Joanna Newsom - On A Good Day

Trevor Jackson

you sit in a plane?
Closer Music - 123 Gravity

Morpheus

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

Jacob Golden

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything on American corporate radio will pretty much ...

The Golden Filter

you prepare for an important date?
M83 - Kim And Jessie

J Rawls

5 favorite human inventions

computer / phonograph / video / television / celly

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Alan Vega - Saturn Strip

Mugwump

you come home from the club?
Pluto - Pluto's Retreat

Sharon van Etten

a song you would send over the ocean
Glass Ghost - Like A Diamond

Dollskabeat

5 favorite personal belongings

a Gemini necklace my Granny gave me / the ...

The Priscillas

best soundtrack ever
Franco Godi - Signor Rossi Soundtrack

Wally Badarou

best concert you ever attended
Miriam Makeba

Wooden Birds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sun Kil Moon - Duk Koo Kim

Architeq

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Quite a lot as it happens...

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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

a song you wish you'd written yourself
«Happy Birthday. Cha ching!»

+more

Valery Gore

you prepare for an important date?
Jamie Lidell - When I Come Back Around

+more

Sarah Jaffe

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Too Short - Blow the Whistle

+more