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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

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite remixes

I don’t have any, I always prefer ...

Shakespeares Sister

you sit in the subway?
Petula Clark - Don’t Sleep In The Subway

Jakob der Lügner

you prepare for an important date?
Harold Faltermeyer - Axel F

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite human inventions

Anrufbeantworter / Voltmeter / meine Waschmaschine Marke Bosch, läuft ...

VV Brown

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Panico

take these three CDs/records with you:
Max Roach - M´Boom

Mungolian Jetset

a record you fell in love to
Wham! - Fantastic (LP)

Jonathan Wilson

a record you fell in love to
Beachwood Sparks - Beachwood Sparks

Howe Gelb

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

These New Puritans

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Sade - Cherish The Day

Sibrydion

first record you bought
Blur - There's No Other Way

Seether

you sit in a plane?
Failure - Saturday Saviour

Steve Mason

your liberation anthem
Public Enemy - Fight The Power

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Frank Sinatra

Theo Parrish

record you were looking for the longest
Atmosfear - Motivation

Soft Rocks

you rob a bank?
Trigger - Trigger

Heavy

you make love?

I don’t listen to music when making ...

Motor City Drum Ensemble

first record you remember
Ludwig van Beethoven

Jimmy Edgar

your boozed up anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Lucky Luke

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Lucky Luke - Fear Eats The Soul

Shawn Lee

your ultimate heartbreak song
Eric Carmen - All By Myself

Morgan Geist

you go to a club?

I want silence before the club.

Boom Bip

you sit in the subway?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite bands you know personally

Chairlift / Pre / Fucked Up / Strange Boys / Monotonix

Hatcham Social

best concert you ever attended
Electricity In Our Homes

Peter Kruder

you feel lonely?
Terry Callier - 900 Miles

Phil Mison

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

Kalabrese

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

Million Stylez

favorite street corner?

any corner where there are good vibes.

Ian Pooley

you cook?
Biz Markie - Spring Again

Fan Death

a record you fell in love to
The Creatures - A Bestiary Of

DJ Cherrystones

you sit in a plane?

Mostly the Blues channel or any mediocre TV ...

Fol Chen

you cook?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Tim Sweeney

you sit in the subway?
Barry De Vorzon - Theme From The Warriors

Gravenhurst

you prepare a candle light dinner?
R.E.M. - Fables Of The Reconstruction

My Morning Jacket

you eat a cucumber?
Faith No More - Surprise! You’re Dead!

Soul Clap

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nate Dogg - Nobody Does It Better

Spinto Band

best soundtrack ever
Nino Rota - La Dolce Vita

DJ Nature

perfect song to end a party with
Ramsey Lewis - Sun Goddess

Jacques Renault

No. 6
Roxy Music - Love Is The Drug

Au Revoir Simone

you drive a car late at night?
Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme

Captain Sensible

take these three tools with you:

Swiss Army Knife / p17 flashlight by LED LENSER ...

A Guy Called Gerald

your boozed up anthem
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Wooden Shjips

you are love sick?
Neil Young - Motion Pictures

Interpol

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

White Denim

you go fishing?
Country Joe & The Fish - I Feel Like I'm Fixin' To Die ...

Woolfy

first record you remember
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Clare & The Reasons

you go to a club?
Ray Charles - I Got A Woman

Mystery Jets

you need to get work done?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Sam Amidon

5 favorite places in the world

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

Hannah Cohen

the song to be played at your funeral
Link Wray - Rumble

El-P

you relax on a beach?

Doesn't happen.

Chromatics

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lee Hazelwood and Nancy Sinatra - Some Velvet Morning

DJ Nu-Mark

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - If I Ain't Got You

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite places in the world

Home / London / Sydney / Cape Town / Colorado

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite actors

Harvey Keitel / Sean Penn / Kate Blanchett (I would ...

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Pink Skull

record you were looking for the longest
Bl'ast! - Take The Manic Ride

Apiento

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

Treefight For Sunlight

a song that reminds your friends of you
The whistle-theme from Disney’s «Robin Hood»

Lovefingers

record you were looking for the longest
Eddie Callahan - False Ego; Paul Woznicki - Woz

The Phantom Band

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Ronny & Renzo

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Suns Of Aqra - Revenge Of The Mozabites (Dark Side)

Jimi Jamison

first record you bought
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Horace Andy

No. 3
Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack

The Fray

best record store?

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

Candi Staton

you stay in bed?
Candi Staton - He's No Farther Than A Thought Away

Funkmasters

your ultimate heartbreak song
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - If You Don't Know Me B...

Neon Heights

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

Sandi Thom

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Prodigy - Firestarter

Johnossi

what should one eat when in the city?

J: Meatballs with mashed potatoes, lingoberry at «Prinsen ...

Trentemoller

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

Rebelski

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Johnny Cash - Hurt

Parlour

first record you remember
Ralph Lundsten - Svit Elektroniskt Dragspel

Beautiful Swimmers

you play ping-pong?
Air - Kelly Watch The Stars

King Britt

you make love?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

N.A.S.A.

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Yellowman - Strong Me Strong

Lanoiraude

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

Morton Valence

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - The Bed

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Tschaikowsky

Ben Watt

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

Tiga

you play a game of chess?
Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok

James Pants

perfect song to end a party with
Frankie Avalon - Venus

Architecture In Helsinki

your sunday morning song
Roxy Music - Avalon

Anna Kashfi

a song that reminds your friends of you

S: Anything about drinking. All in the past ...

Padded Cell

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

Alexander Robotnick

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

Brennan Green

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

Lloyd Cole

a record you fell in love to
Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

Nils Frahm

you ride a bicycle?
David Darling - Dark Wood

Marcus Bonfanti

your party anthem
Led Zeppelin - Black Dog

Scout Niblett

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

Woodpigeon

5 favorite places in Calgary

My House / The Band Rehearsal House / The Calgary ...

Glen Johnson

first record you bought
Secret Affair - Time For Action

Jean-Michel Jarre

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind

Unconventional Science

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Blue Jay Way

Lydia Lunch

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

When Saints Go Machine

you make love?
Nico - Chelsea Girl

Horse Meat Disco

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

Bill Callahan

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

Morpheus

the song to be played at your funeral
Norman Greenbaum - Spirit In The Sky

Kelli Ali

you fall asleep?
Johann Sebastian Bach - Air On A G String

The Rayographs

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Nick Nicely - Hilly Fields

A Touch Of Class

you cut a silhoutte?
Scissor Sisters

Blow Monkeys

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bill Withers - Lovely Day

The Late Greats

you come home from the club?

Any old crap 80’s 7 inches you ...

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Jesh

No. 5
Paul Weller - 22 Dreams

Dennis Kane

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Nedry

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Bad

Yuck

you take a bubble bath?
Babes In Toyland - Bluebell

Efterklang

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

The Invisible

you take a bubble bath?
D'Angelo - Africa

Peter Broderick

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

Jill Jones

you make love?
Radiohead - Go Slowly

Thievery Corporation

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

James Yorkston

first record you bought

«20 Rock 'n' Roll Greatest Hits». Featuring Bill ...

David Holmes

you sit in a plane?
Roy Montgomery - Temple V (LP)

Ratatat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Girl

John Daly

take these three books along:

Samuel Beckett: «Collected Short Plays». Pure genius. Refined ...

Loane

your liberation anthem
Cindy Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Fanfarlo

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you go to a club?
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Sandro Perri

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

Mark Richardson

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

Thieves Like Us

you prepare for an important date?

I don’t go on dates.

Coldplay

your boozed up anthem
Oasis - Rock 'n Roll Star

Broken Social Scene

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

Gary Numan

a record you fell in love to
Nine Inch Nails - Closer

John Klemmer

you drive a car late at night?
Sade

Kurt Maloo

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Captain Beefheart

Tracey Thorn

your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control

Ray Mang

you feel like 1982?
Dinosaur L - Go Bang

The Priscillas

best concert you ever attended
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

The Morning Benders

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elliott Smith - New Disaster

Lexx

you run from the cops?
Diamond D - I'm Outta Here

Bomb The Bass

best Marley Marl track
Biz Markie - Nobody Beats The Biz

Datarock

you cook?
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Blabber 'n Smoke

Kasper Bjorke

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

Nicole Willis

take these three books along:

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

Sven Väth

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Frank Sinatra - New York, New York

Devendra Banhart

you wake up?
Vashti Bunyan - Just Another Diamond Day

Bob Power

you are in a depressive mood?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Greatest Hits

Max Essa

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

Holger Czukay

you wake up?

Keinen. Und schon gar nicht Songs.

Fujiya & Miyagi

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Don't Pass Me By

Kris Menace

best video clip you ever saw
Dire Straits - Money For Nothing

Gossip

you read a magazine?
Feist - One Evening

Dego

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

Magic Arm

you camp in the desert?
Ennio Morricone

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
Brian Eno - The Pearl

Ricardo Villalobos

perfect anthem for Berlin
Winson - Wovon Lebt Eigentlich Peter?

Dan Michaelson

first record you bought
Pet Shop Boys - Disco

Moving Units

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Superstar

Architeq

you are love sick?
Vincent Gallo - Applegirl

Alva Noto

you sit in the subway?
Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto - Berlin

Cazals

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

Apache Beat

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

Cajun Dance Party

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Pavement - Slanted And Enchanted

!!!

you make love?
Luomo - Vocalcity

Chateau Flight

record you were looking for the longest

I’m excited by so many records, I ...

Empire Of The Sun

you are love sick?
Carole King - So Far Away

Colder

No. 7
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

Oneida

you sit in the subway?

I don’t own a portable music device.

Sondre Lerche

you relax on a beach?
Steely Dan - Black Cow

Polly Scattergood

start to learn these three things:

how to be alone / how to cook / how ...

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Elbow

Marc Romboy

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

Tony Carrasco

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Trans Europe Express

Pepe Bradock

you drive a car late at night?
Mahalia Jackson - I'm On My Way To Canaan

Rich Medina

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Al Jarreau & George Benson - Just The Two Of Us

Hugh Herrera

your liberation anthem
D-Train - Keep On

Al Kent

first record you bought
The Specials - Gangsters

Eagles Of Death Metal

you go to a club?
Josh Wink - Higher State Of Consciousness

Fabrizio Mammarella

your liberation anthem
Loose Joints - Tell You

Faust

you make love?

Ich bin 1949 geboren, tschuldige.

Plum

take these three tools with you:

My loop station / a microphone / a guitar

Kevin Saunderson

favorite building?

The old train station. It’s classical.

Angel Deradoorian

perfect anthem for New York
Gerry Rafferty - Baker Street

Dominique Leone

the song to be played at your funeral
Randy Newman - Lonely At The Top

Erik Truffaz

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Volta

Bill Adler

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

Michael Mayer

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Morgenspaziergang

Bjorn Torske

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Bo Diddley - Diddy Wah Diddy

Skull Defekts

get these three pets:

Shark / Owl / My friends Jerome & Mattias’ cat Misan

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite bands you know personally

Can, Air, Qluster, Tempus Transit, Schneider & Roedelius

Nick Chacona

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

Gemma Ray

you wake up?
Rocket From The Crypt - Guilt Free

Max Tundra

a song that reminds you of school
Amazulu - Too Good To Be Forgotten

Tridact

you run naked through a cornfield?
Wagon Christ - Rendleshack

Audie Darling

favorite restaurant?

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

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you sit in a plane?
Moritz Von Oswald Trio - Vertical Ascent

Peanut Butter Wolf

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I recently found a tape I made for ...

Psychic Ills

you walk in the rain?
Rhythm & Sound - No Partial

Manuel Tur

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

Zambri

you drive into the country?
Beach House - Norway

Mirror Mirror

first record you remember
The Big Chill Soundtrack

Kaos

a song that reminds your friends of you
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Defari

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

Whitehouse

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beatles - Yesterday

Moonboots

No. 7
The Superimposers - Harpsichord Treacle

First Aid Kit

you come home from the club?
Gram Parsons - I Can't Dance

The Good Natured

take these three games along:

GTA Vice City, which is pretty much the ...

Baikonour

first record you bought
David Bowie - Let's Dance

Frank Black

take these three CDs/records with you:
Georg Philipp Telemann - Classical Baroque

No Age

you eat a cucumber?
Mika Miko - Business Cats

Luke Haines

5 favorite drinks

Tea / Whisky / Whiskie / Wine / Strychnine

CALLmeKAT

which person from the city you like the most?

Not one single person, but my friends and ...

Adonis

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Wolfmother

you play lego?
Breakdance Soundtrack

Comanechi

you are in a depressive mood?
The Blue Hearts - Young & Pretty

Stefan Goldmann

you drive a car late at night?
John Zorn - IAO

José James

you work in the garden?
Chopin

Justine D

5 favorite cartoon characters

Bugs Bunny / Minnie Mouse / Olive Oil / Gumby / Pee ...

Leo Zero

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

Senor Coconut

you are in a depressive mood?
Perez Prado

Lucky Soul

you cook?
Toots & The Maytals - Pressure Drop

White Hinterland

first record you bought
TLC - Crazy Sexy Cool

Alter Ego

your party anthem
Chic - Dance Dance Dance

Ilya Santana

you wake up?
Barrabas - On The Road Again

The Chap

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

by fax (Phil Collins’ style) / go to Jerry ...

In Flagranti

you make breakfast?

I almost never eat breakfast.

Renegade Soundwave

best concert you ever attended

Hard one – The Clash at the Rainbow, Aswad ...

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite personal belongings

Studio / Computer / Kaffeemaschine / Klavier / Hosenträger

Caribou

the song to be played at your funeral
Crazy Frog - Axel F

Chrome Hoof

you take a bubble bath?
Acid Reign - Chaos (Lambs To The Slaughter)

DJ Touché

No. 6

«The House By The Cemetery» (Lucio Fulci, 1981 ...

Gilles Peterson

you fall asleep?
Sun Ra - Sleeping Beauty

Swahili Blonde

you take a bubble bath?
Sheila E - Glamorous Life

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Dinky - Acid In My Fridge (Tobi Neumann Remix)

Karl Culley

the song to be played at your funeral
Elliott Smith - Kiwi Maddog 20/20

Zwicker

you go to a club?
Nôze - Kitchen

Chris Coco

you cook?
Astrud Gilberto - So Nice (Summer Samba)

Kinky

you go to a club?
Kanye West - Flashling Lights

Port O'Brien

best concert you ever attended
Cass McCombs

Mugwump

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Alex Smoke

you relax on a beach?
Rhythm & Sound - With The Artists

Joan As Police Woman

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Billie Holiday - The Very Thought Of You

Luca C & Brigante

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite books

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

Simone White

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Simone White - Worm Was Wood

Black Angels

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Circlesquare

you make love?
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless (LP)

Todd Terje

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

Minus 8

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ludwig van Beethoven - 9. Symphony, 4. Satz

The Bees

you run naked through a cornfield?
Os Mutantes - Bat Macumba

Fiona Daniel

you sit in a plane?

Dann nutze ich die Chance und höre ...

Rocko Schamoni

best movie that takes place in the city?

Fatih Akin Filme.

Telephones

you want to disturb your neighbours?

One of my current neighbours just smashed her ...

Hannah Scott

best soundtrack ever
Badly Drawn Boy - About A Boy

DJ Kent

you are in a depressive mood?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Malachai

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Mark Murphy - S'Consolato

Dave Clarke

you feel like 1982?
British Electric Foundation

Jackpot

you come home from the club?
Velvet Underground - Stephanie Says

Michael Reinboth

you run naked through a cornfield?
Paul Hardcastle - 19

Franz Nicolay

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Constantines - Tournament Of Hearts

Linda Lewis

first record you remember
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

record you were looking for the longest
Kevin Coyne & Dagmar Krause - Babble

Yellowman

first record you bought

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

Bosque Brown

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

Grizzly Bear

you fall asleep?
Jose Gonzales - Heartbeats

Future Beat Alliance

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Loves You

Belle & Sebastian

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The theme from Scooby Doo

Glimpse

5 favorite TV shows

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

Pearly Gates

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

None.

C. Gibbs

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you sit in a plane?

No music, cause the engines are too loud ...

Chelonis R. Jones

you camp in the desert?
The Doors

The Jackets

perfect anthem for Zurich
TNT - Züri brännt

Erobique

the song to be played at your funeral
Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling

Georg Levin

perfect anthem for Berlin
Kurt Weill

Chromeo

No. 7
The Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon

Leroy Burgess

your boozed up anthem

Don’t remember. Was drunk. Depends on my ...

Yoav

record you were looking for the longest
Portishead - Sour Times

Sarah Jaffe

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

Brasstronaut

you go fishing?
Kings Of Convenience - 24-25

Bill Brewster

you work in the garden?
Andreas Vollenweider - Behind The Gardens / Behind The ...

Defend Moscow

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Keane - Perfect Symmetry

Bit-tuner

get these three pets:

Jagdhund (wieso ist ja klar) / Hühner (f ...

Holy Ghost!

you wake up?
Sister Sledge - Thinking Of You

Hacienda

the song to be played at your funeral
Kreisler - Liebesleid

Kon & Amir

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Karin Jones - Here I Go Again

Kid Koala

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Benji Hughes - Neighbor Down The Hall

Drugstore

you ride a bicycle?

All the way to the booze-store.

Kool Keith

first record you bought
Sun - Sun Is Here

The Soulsavers

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

AM

No. 10
Van Halen - Fair Warning

Valery Gore

you walk in the rain?
Sharon Van Etten - Give Out

Dollboy

you prepare for an important date?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Barn Owl

your guilty pleasure song
ASAP Rocky - Peso

Barbara Carlotti

you drive into the country?
General Elektriks - Raid The Radio

Memory Band

you sit in a plane?
The Soulful Strings - Burning Spear

The Loose Salute

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Beach Boys - Forever

Irvine Welsh

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

Matthew Herbert

learn these three songs by heart:
«Little Donkey»

Wordsworth

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

Gary Lucas

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

Travis

you sit in the subway?
Boards Of Canada - Music Has The Right To Children

Monday Michiru

you meet your parents?
Charlie Mariano - Long Yellow Road

Tiago

you take a bubble bath?
Gala Drop - Frog Scene

Cosmo

5 favorite records
Ash Ra Temple - Ash Ra Temple

Karl Bartos

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City

Ewan Pearson

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

George Duke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The only music that makes me depressed is ...

Emmy The Great

best video clip you ever saw
Beastie Boys - Sabotage

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite fruits

lemons / apples / mangos / bananas / pineapple

Jazzanova

you go fishing?
Geoffrey Stoner - Bend Your Head Low

James Murphy

you wash your hair?
Chrome - Firebomb

Sóley

a song that reminds you of school
The Cranberries - Ode To My Family

Tal Weiss

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

Fingerpicked

No. 1
Fatoumata Diawara - Bakonoba (World Circuit, 2011)

Kinski

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Osmonds - Crazy Horses

Love Inks

first record you bought
Paula Abdul - Forever Your Girl

Zohra

you go to a club?
LCD Soundsystem - Get Innocuous (Soulwax Remix)

Boozoo Bajou

No. 8
John Lee Hooker - That's Where It's At

Duke Special

best soundtrack ever
«Grace Of My Heart»

Dillon

you meet your parents?
Joy Division

Caron Wheeler

you drive a car late at night?
Stevie Wonder - Black Man

Marius Circus

you make love?
Gepy & Gepy - Body To Body

Miss Platnum

you pretend to be married?
Stevie Wonder - Ribbon In The Sky

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Little Sister - Somebody's Watching You

Social Disco Club


Top 10 favorite remixes of all time

Explosions In The Sky

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Burial - Etched Headplate

Martin Rev

you miss New York?
Marvin Gaye - Inner City Blues

Still Going

your party anthem
James Brown

Tom Vek

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Soul Coughing - Sleepless

Joakim

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
My Bloody Valentine - Only Shallow

Casual

a song that reminds you of school
X-Clan - Tribal Jam

Tim Mälzer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sam Brown - Stop

Justus Köhncke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Der Plan - Ich Geh Zurück In Die Atmosphäre

Anni Rossi

5 favorite personal tragedies

face planting on the zip line on the ...

Wally Badarou

your boozed up anthem
Lalo Schifrin - Theme From Mannix

Newton Faulkner

a record you fell in love to
Sufjan Stevens - Casimir Pulaski Day

Junior Boys

your party anthem
Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride

Andy Gill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Ora Cogan

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

Good Shoes

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Mystery Jets

DJ Mehdi

you are in a depressive mood?
The Beatles - This Boy

Ashley Beedle

you sit in a plane?

Books and mags only on planes.

Chris & Cosey

the song to be played at your funeral
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

Brothers Of End

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Prefuse 73

you drive a car late at night?

What car?

Hot Chip

you drive a car late at night?
Roy Orbison - I Drove All Night

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Camille

you sit in the subway?
Edith Piaf

Whomadewho

you want to disturb your neighbours?

We don’t listen, we play loud, jammy ...

Mechanical Bride

you stay in bed?
Owen Pallett - Lewis Takes Action

Lisbee Stainton

best soundtrack ever
Yann Tiersen - Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain

Dollskabeat

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Drexciya - Neptune's Lair

Cornelius

you run from the cops?
Bon Jovi - Runaway

Smudo

you sit in the subway?
A Tribe Called Quest

David Morales

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

Dani Siciliano

best concert you ever attended
U2

Sebastien Tellier

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Lucio Battisti - Ancora Tu

Chikinki

a song that reminds you of school
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Kool & The Gang

you cook?

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

Bottin

the song to be played at your funeral
Lucio Battisti - Il Veliero

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds your friends of you
Lil' Louis - French Kiss

2raumwohnung

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Madonna / Dalai Lama / Tommi

Kathy Zimmer

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

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

Living Things

you wake up?
Paul McCartney - Junk

Annie

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Green Velvet - Flash

Round Table Knights

you had enough of this world?
The Kinks - This Time Tomorrow

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Jonathan Fire Eater - Tremble Under Boom Lights

Daddy-O

you drive a car late at night?
Rahsaan Patterson - Stop By

Tha 4orce

you relax on a beach?
Frank-n-Dank - Sex On The Beach

Race Horses

record you were looking for the longest
The Turtles - Battle Of The Bands

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite street corner?

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

Natalie Tusia Beridze

your boozed up anthem
Vladislav Delay - Demon Tracks

Sons And Daughters

you make breakfast?
Orange Juice - Blue Boy

Cortney Tidwell

No. 9
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

J Rawls

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Ease On Down The Road

Tanya Stephens

you remember the good old days?
Tiger - No Wanga Gut

Nicky Siano

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - As

Air

your ultimate heartbreak song
Air - Left Bank

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite things that make you sexy

teeth / hair / glasses / wit / a lot of drinks

Tindersticks

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Barry - The More Things Change

Bobbito Garcia

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t drive, I only ride my ...

Birdy Nam Nam

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Black Flag - Scream

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
Underworld - Moaner

Bronnt Industries Kapital

best concert you ever attended
Whitehouse

My Bee's Garden

best concert you ever attended

Grizzly Bear, Deerhunter, Dirty Projectors, Tame Impala in ...

The Project Club

you surf the internet?
Jean-Michel Jarre - Oxygene Part IV

Soul Mekanik

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

Heidi Happy

you prepare for an important date?

Ich glaube, ich würde was hässliches ...

Mouse On Mars

take these three games along:

Riesen Mikado / Monopoly / Traktor Quartett

Ada

5 favorite places in the world

Köln / Barcelona / Chicago / Friedberg / Rodheim

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three DVDs along:

«Safe» by Todd Haynes, with Julianne Moore / «La ...

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite restaurants

Gingergrass, LA / The Blue Door, TX / Koi, NYC ...

Beppe Loda

you relax on a beach?
Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love

Charlotte Hatherley

you are in a depressive mood?
Big Black - Pigpile

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil

Vetiver

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

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite cartoon characters

Diamond Joe Quimby from «The Simpsons» / Stewie from ...

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite people in history you look up to

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

New Young Pony Club

a song that reminds you of school
Eric B. & Rakim - Paid In Full

Bush Tetras

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

Saint Etienne

you wake up?
The Monkees - You Told Me

Mark E.

you sit in a plane?
2 Bad Mice - Bombscare

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Jacky - White Horses

Azari & III

you prepare for an important date?

DA: This CD by Richard Simmons with dance ...

Turzi

a song that reminds you of school
Noir Désir

Jacob Golden

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything on American corporate radio will pretty much ...

Matthew Dear

start to learn these three things:

building fires / rafts / huts

Tahiti 80

you relax on a beach?
David Bowie - Warszawa

Black Devil Disco Club

the song to be played at your funeral

A track that I might have composed by ...

Large Professor

5 favorite rap tunes
Spoonie Gee - Spoonin Rap

Syd Matters

you ride a bicycle?
Roxy Music - Would You Believe?

Droog

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York

Charles Webster

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Miles Davis - Sketches Of Spain

Terence Bernardo

first record you bought
Duran Duran - The Reflex

The Revenge

your sunday morning song
John Martyn

Molly Wagger

you camp in the desert?
Wilco - Hummingbird

Justice

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you paint your apartment?
Woods - Rain On

Riccio

favorite street corner?

Piazza Santo Stefano. Best in springtime. Enjoy the ...

Studio

you are love sick?
Dennis Wilson - Lady

Luke Solomon

you feel like 1982?
Dexys Midnight Runners - Plan B

Ost & Kjex

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

Odawas

first record you bought
Stone Temple Pilots - Purple

Headless Heroes

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Oran Juice Jones - The Rain

Pyrolator

you destroy a hotel room?
Dirty Projectors - No Intention

Osborne

you meet your parents?
The Beatles - In My Life

Lopazz

you make love?

Ein DJ-Set von ND_Baumecker, denn das ist Liebe ...

The Emperor Machine

you prepare for an important date?
Spike Milligan - The Q5 Piano Tune

Alexandra Hope

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Shirelles - Baby It's You

Peter, Bjorn & John

you are stoned?
Holiday For Strings

Stephan Remmler

a song you wish you'd written yourself
White Christmas

The Earlies

learn these three songs by heart:
Electric Light Orchestra - Mr. Blue Sky

Emma Tricca

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Kathryn Williams

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Robin Saville

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

Rod Thomas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Little Dragon

best Beatles song

«I Can’t Get No Satisfaction»

Art Brut

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

Glass Candy

take these three tools with you:

knife / matches / saw

Lail Arad

you make love?
Salt 'n' Pepa - Let's Talk About Sex

Editors

you drive into the country?
My Morning Jacket - One Big Holiday

Division Of Laura Lee

you prepare for an important date?
The Capitols - Cool Jerk

Telepopmusik

your liberation anthem
The Buggles - I Am A Camera

A Mountain Of One

the song to be played at your funeral
Henry Mancini - Moon River

David Rodigan

No. 5
The Jamaicans - Ba Ba Boom

The Bangles

you make love?
Les Paul & Mary Ford

Afrika Bambaataa

a song that reminds you of school
Sly & The Family Stone - Hot Fun In The Summertime

Young Knives

learn these three songs by heart:
The Doors - Soft Parade

Andreya Triana

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - Is This Love

Coyote

the song to be played at your funeral
Bob Marley & The Wailers - I Know A Place

Sharon van Etten

a record you fell in love to
Radiohead - OK Computer

Mr Scruff

you destroy a hotel room?
A Cetain Ratio - Wild Party

The Golden Filter

you jog?
Vivian Girls - Where Do You Run To

Bing Ji Ling

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

Rumer

first record you remember
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

Ian Hart

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

Cypress Hill

record you were looking for the longest
Tito Puente - Puente In Percussion

Seelenluft

perfect anthem for Zurich

Müsste noch geschrieben werden.

Shitdisco

you jog?
NEU! - Hallogallo

Anja Schneider

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jeff Samuel - Knob (Steve Bug Remix)

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street corner?

The corner of Folkungagatan and Götgatan... so ...

Bebel Gilberto

you make love?
Grace Jones - La Vie En Rose

Erol Alkan

you are in a depressive mood?
Manic Street Preachers - The Holy Bible

Everything Everything

record you were looking for the longest
R. Kelly - Trapped In The Closet

Pastor

you camp in the desert?
Godley & Creme - Cry

Electric 6

you cook?
Air - Virgin Suicides

Melanie C

perfect anthem for Liverpool
Queen - We Are The Champions

Mavis Staples

a record you fell in love to
Charles Brown - Angel Baby

Lotte Kestner

your liberation anthem
Björk - Joga

Lindstrom

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Eagles - Desperado

Kissey Asplund

you run naked through a cornfield?
Elvis Presley - That's All Right, Mama

Olafur Arnalds

first record you remember
Todmobile

Windsurf

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rhythm & Sound

Penguin Prison

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Lithium

US3

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Ralphi Rosario

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Howlin' Rain

you go to a club?
Selda - Katip Arzuhalim Yaz Yare Böyle

Jesse Lenat

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

Micah P. Hinson

record you were looking for the longest
The Smashing Pumpkins - Melancholy And The Infinite Sad...

Shine 2009

you ride a bicycle?
George Michael - Fastlove

Our Broken Garden

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Goldfrapp - Clowns

Gnod

a song that reminds your friends of you
Def Leppard - Rocket

KT Tunstall

a record you fell in love to
T. Rex - Electric Warrior

Doe Paoro

a song that reminds your friends of you
Mary J Blige – I’m Going Down

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite drinks

Mauby / Spirulina / carrott juice / June plum / Bajan Rum

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure

Invisible Conga People

you stay in bed?
Tolerance - Pulse Static

Terry Lynn

which person from the city you like the most?

My son, Joseph.

Leon Ware

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

Cosmin TRG

you cook?
Marsha Hunt - Bad Boogie

Brian Jackson

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

Pilooski

best Beatles song

I was always more into The Kinks or ...

James Holden

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

Richard Norris

you wake up?
King Tubby - Dub Fi Gwan

Metronomy

a song that reminds you of school
Green Day

Papst & Abstinenzler

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

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:
ZZ Top - Eliminator

M.A.N.D.Y.

you relax on a beach?

The Studio One Compilation on Soul Jazz Records.

Julia Franck

get these three pets:

Soll das heissen, ich lebe dort in einem ...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite human inventions

the hat rack / the cat leash / my laptop ...

Lhasa

your party anthem
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Matmos

you need to get work done?
Nurse With Wound - Soliloquy for Lilith

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

best concert you ever attended
Corrupted

The Miserable Rich

you destroy a hotel room?
Pantera

Omar

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

The Ones

your ultimate heartbreak song
Minnie Riperton - Love Hurts

Prince Language

get these three pets:

I’m not a pet guy.

Trans Am

you wake up?

No music. My alarm clock.

John Foxx

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

Al McKay

you are in a depressive mood?
Thijs Van Leer - Introspection 1 & 2

Quiet Village

you are love sick?
Ennio Morricone - Cinema Paradiso

Mediengruppe Telekommander

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

Wolf People

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Super Furry Animals - Fuzzy Logic

The Shortwave Set

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

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite restaurants

«Bill's», Brighton/Lewes. Eggs Benedict. / «Max Brenner ...

Little Jackie

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

Magic Mike

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Planet Patrol - Play At Your Own Risk

Mélissa Laveaux

perfect anthem for Paris
Albin de la Simone - Elle fréquentait la rue pigalle

Max Romeo

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

Ame

you eat a cucumber?
Stevie Wonder - Summer Soft

Van She

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Modeselektor

5 favorite months

Oktober /November / Dezember / Januar / Februar

Mugison

5 favorite cities

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

Alan Oldham


Comics that inspired me (in no particular order)

Suzanne Vega

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

Midlake

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

Xiu Xiu

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

crime / prostition / drugs

Dwele

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Heidi

you sit in the subway?
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite instruments

Boombox / tears / Keytar / Nintendo / whales

Oyvind Morken

your guilty pleasure song
Snap! - The Power

Mooner

No. 9
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Left Handed Dream

Slove

you make love?
DJ Hell - The Angst Pt. 1

The Diaphanoids

you surf the internet?
The Diaphanoids - Astral Weekends

Alela Diane

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

Chris Carrier

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Kid Creole & The Coconuts - Annie, I'm Not Your Daddy

Daniel Wang

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kraftwerk - The Model

Lo Fat Orchestra

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

Ingrid Olava

which is the best job one can have in the city?

The same best job as anywhere else in ...

Wall-E

you jog?
Fat Boys - Wipe Out

Kissogram

first record you bought
Pete Seeger

Marit Bergman

first record you bought
Alphaville - Forever Young

Rainer Trüby

record you were looking for the longest
Erasmo Carlos & Os Tremendoes - E Os Tremendoes

Orishas

you sit in a plane?
50 Cent; Dr. Dre

Bodies Of Water

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ennio Morricone - Dies Irae Psichedelico

Trevor Jackson

you relax on a beach?
Horace Andy

Wooden Birds

your sunday morning song

Lately it's been the network football theme ...

Mark Archer

first record you bought
Gary Numan - Cars

Chuck D

you fall asleep?

Gangster Rap

Kid Loco

you fall asleep?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
Lalo Schifrin - Dirty Harry

Stratus

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

Anne Clark

you wash your hair?

I can’t hear it. The soap’s ...

Meret Becker

the song to be played at your funeral

Viel Musik und Walter Schmiedinger soll die Grabrede ...

ESG

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chrisette Michele - If I Have My Way

DJ Hell

you take a bubble bath?
Franz Schubert - Ave Maria

Howling Bells

your sunday morning song
Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay

Beverley Knight

you go to a club?
Fedde Le Grand - Put Your Hands Up For Detroit

Radio 4

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s too depressing.

Nocturnes

your boozed up anthem
Grizzly Bear - Marla

Minotaur Shock

you drive a car late at night?
Metro Area - Metro Area

Simple Kid

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

Yacht

No. 10
LCD Soundsystem - Sound Of Silver

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Bob Dylan - Freewheelin’

Constance Amiot

best concert you ever attended

A concert at the Bayou, a small club ...

Marissa Nadler

you feel like 1982?

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

Whirlwind Heat

you prepare for an important date?
Michael Jackson - Bad

Ilija Rudman

a record you fell in love to
Willie Colon - Set Fire To Me

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Come Together

We Are Wolves

start to learn these three things:

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

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you wish you'd written yourself

D: Oh, endlos viele!

Aaron Wright

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Smiths - I Know It's Over
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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

first record you bought

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

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Doe Paoro

the song to be played at your funeral
«St James Infirmary»

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Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

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Sarah Jaffe

your sunday morning song
Otis Redding - That's How Strong My Love Is

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