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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

Eagles Of Death Metal

you wake up?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp

Mark E.

you come home from the club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Chelonis R. Jones

best video clip you ever saw
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Yuck

you come home from the club?
Neu! - Hallogallo

Holy Ghost!

you drive a car late at night?
Cybotron - Cosmic Cars

Michael Reinboth

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Also dann höre ich all die Musik ...

Beverley Knight

you relax on a beach?
Chaka Khan - Move Me No Mountain

Birdy Nam Nam

you drive a car late at night?
Kavinsky - High Call

Windsurf

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Mary Hopkin - Earth Song, Ocean Song

Karolina Stenstöm

which song fits the city the best?
Steso Songs - It’s Oh Too Dark Tonight

Matthew Dear

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
John Prine - Great Compromise

Cosmo Vitelli

a song that reminds you of school
Beastie Boys - No Sleep Till Brooklyn

Whitehouse

best David Bowie song

I was a Marc Bolan kid, remember?

Bebel Gilberto

first record you bought
Donna Summer - Last Dance

Peter Broderick

a song that reminds your friends of you

Hmmm, you'd have to ask my friends ...

Kathy Zimmer

your sunday morning song
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

Prince Language

first record you bought
Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype

Mouse On Mars

first record you bought
Fips Asmussen - Eine Mütze Voller Witze

The Battle Of Land And Sea

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
Motley Crue - Girls Girls Girls

Rainer Trüby

you camp in the desert?
Pharoah Sanders - Upper Egypt & Lower Egypt

Leroy Burgess

first record you remember
Johnny Mathis

Horse Meat Disco

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

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

Luke Solomon

5 favorite remixes
Grace Jones - Feel Up (Danny Tenaglia Remix)

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite clothes

smart/casual corduroy slacks / Converse trainers / light interseasonal ...

Paul Frick

you drive a car late at night?
Kyuss - El Rodeo

Soul Clap

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

Fabrizio Mammarella

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Ruckzuck

Renegade Soundwave

your party anthem
King Bee - Back By Dope Demand

Glass Candy

get these three pets:

cat / dog / parrot

Terry Lynn

which person from the city you like the most?

My son, Joseph.

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite movies

Unzählbar.

Grizzly Bear

you destroy a hotel room?
Vive La Fete

!!!

you take a bubble bath?
Aaliyah - Are You That Somebody?

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Junior Boys

your ultimate heartbreak song
Robert Wyatt - Rock Bottom

Jacques Renault

No. 13
Shuggie Otis - Strawberry Letter 23

Smudo

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

Tanya Stephens

you need to get work done?
Smokey Robinson

Bob Power

first record you remember
Happy Birthday

Nicole Willis

a record you fell in love to
Heatwave - Always And Forever

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Minus 8

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Marvin Gaye - Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky)

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Justin Timberlake - FutureSex/LoveSounds

Lindstrom

a song that reminds you of school
Twisted Sister - I Wanna Rock

Lucky Soul

you are on the tour bus?
The Rolling Stones - Sway

Karl Bartos

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

Tal Weiss

first record you bought
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

C. Gibbs

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky); TLC - No...

Ben Watt

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Frank Sinatra - Sings For Only The Lonely

Brasstronaut

you run naked through a cornfield?
Animal Collective - Brothersport

Efterklang

a record you fell in love to
Jeff Buckley - Grace

Ewan Pearson

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Blunt - You're Beautiful

The Shortwave Set

first record you remember
Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy

Wolfmother

you sit in a plane?
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite human inventions

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

Telepopmusik

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

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
DJ Koze - Kosi Comes Around

Lydia Lunch

you are in a depressive mood?
Notorious B.I.G.

DJ Nu-Mark

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
P-Funk Allstars - Pumpin' It Up (Special Club Mix)

A Guy Called Gerald

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

Lucky Luke

a record you fell in love to
Pavement - Range Life

The Ones

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Everything Everything

your ultimate heartbreak song
Destiny's Child - Independent Women

Stephan Remmler

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

Alter Ego

your boozed up anthem
Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll Part 2

Gossip

you feel like 1982?
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Wooden Shjips

you walk in the rain?
Sweet & Honey - Bad Stone

Bronnt Industries Kapital

a song that reminds your friends of you
Planet Patrol - Cheap Thrills

Chikinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - Moon Safari

Saint Etienne

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Elvis Presley - Blue Moon

Richard Hawley

5 favorite instruments

Gretsch country gentleman / Baby Gloc / The lap steel ...

Future Beat Alliance

first record you remember
The Human League - Don’t You Want Me

Bing Ji Ling

the song to be played at your funeral
Johnny Mathis - Life Is A Song Worth Singing

Ilya Santana

you wake up?
Barrabas - On The Road Again

Georg Levin

your party anthem
Chaka Khan - Fate (Todd Terje Edit)

Comanechi

you are stoned?
Sonic Youth - My Friend Goo

Our Broken Garden

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t.

Glimpse

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Neil Diamond

Hugh Herrera

first record you remember
Steve Martin - King Tut

Terence Bernardo

best Beatles song

There is a Beatles song for every emotion ...

Tridact

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chico Hamilton - Mysterious Maiden

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Chet Baker

Michael Mayer

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

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a record you fell in love to

It would be an almost endless list. since ...

Casual

you watch girls go by?
El Debarge

My Bee's Garden

a song you would send over the ocean
Alain Bashung - Madame Rêve

Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

Treefight For Sunlight

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Air - La Femme d'Argent

James Yorkston

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

Marit Bergman

best day of the week in the city?

When I still had a regular job it ...

Hannah Scott

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Janis Ian - (I Learned The Truth) At Seventeen

Nils Frahm

you cook?
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Music From The Penguin Caf...

Marc Romboy

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Cult - Fire Woman

Barn Owl

perfect anthem for San Francisco
The Byrds - Wasn't Born To Follow

Penguin Prison

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Billie Holiday - All Of Me

Brothers Of End

you sit in the subway?
Radiohead - In Rainbows

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Lhasa

perfect anthem for Montreal
Lhasa - Anyone And Everyone

Bosque Brown

a record you fell in love to
Yo La Tengo - And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out

Chuck D

you wake up?

Any new song.

Dollskabeat

you take a bubble bath?
Serge Gainsbourg - Ah! Melody

Ingrid Olava


I used to hate Oslo, when I first ...

Dani Siciliano

a record you fell in love to
Arto Lindsay - Mundo Civilizado

Ilija Rudman

first record you bought
Jimi Hendrix

Chris Coco

you go to a club?
Joe Smooth - Promised Land

Hatcham Social

your sunday morning song
Buddy Holly - It Doesn't Matter Anymore

Jacob Golden

a record you fell in love to
Nina Simone - Wild Is The Wind

Papst & Abstinenzler

you relax on a beach?
Slayer - Angel Of Death

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Gwen Guthrie - Seventh Heaven (Larry Levan Remix)

New Young Pony Club

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

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

Mark Richardson

you make love?
Al Green - Belle

Munk

you cook?

Ich kann nicht kochen.

White Denim

perfect anthem for Texas
Lift To Experience - These Are The Days

The Bangles

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Giant Sand - Warm Storm

Final Fantasy

you prepare for an important date?
Cyndi Lauper

Karl Culley

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

The Late Greats

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

Olafur Arnalds

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

Architecture In Helsinki

first record you remember
Madonna - Material Girl

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Hey Bulldog

Peanut Butter Wolf

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

David Holmes

you wake up?
Radiohead

Boom Bip

you prepare for an important date?
Roxy Music - 2HB

Mechanical Bride

you walk in the rain?
Tom Waits - Ol' 55

Alexandra Hope

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Otis Redding - That's How Strong My Love Is

Moving Units

a song that reminds you of school
Quiet Riot - Bang Your Head

Mugison

5 favorite months

I really like all of them, but 5 ...

Luca C & Brigante

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

Bloc Party

you prepare for an important date?
Small Faces - Tin Soldier

Magic Arm

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

Duke Special

your liberation anthem
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

Dollboy

you paint your apartment?
Michael Nyman - Angelfish Decay

Gemma Ray

5 favorite personal victories

getting out of bed / making music / not being ...

Polly Scattergood

take these three CDs/records with you:
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Camille

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Saian Supa Crew

Ame

you come home from the club?

Kann ich keine Musik mehr hören.

Sven Väth

perfect anthem for Berlin
Dr. Motte - Der Klang Der Familie

Neon Heights

you take a bubble bath?
Unlimited Touch - I Hear Music In The Streets

Hannah Cohen

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Judy Garland - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Spinto Band

best concert you ever attended
The Flaming Lips

Jesh

No. 1
Ryan Adams - Love Is Hell

Unconventional Science

record you were looking for the longest
Can - Ege Bamyasi

Coldplay

your boozed up anthem
Oasis - Rock 'n Roll Star

Syd Matters

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

Tim Sweeney

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Who - Heinz Baked Beans

Peter, Bjorn & John

you are on a football field?
Accept - Balls To The Wall

M.A.N.D.Y.

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

Kid Koala

you ride a bicycle?
Mark Ronson - The Bike Song

Johnossi


Stockholm

Parlour

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

The Revenge

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dennis Waterman - I Could Be So Good For You

Minotaur Shock

you are love sick?
Dusty Springfield

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you prepare for an important date?

When I dated my girl, I did a ...

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Lambchop - Nixon

James Murphy

you are in a depressive mood?
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Chromatics

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

Midlake

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Magic Mike

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kansas - Dust In The Wind

Port O'Brien

a song you would send over the ocean
Camera Obscura - French Navy

Gilles Peterson

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

Au Revoir Simone

you relax on a beach?
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Mungolian Jetset

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Aqua - Barbie Girl

Daniel Wang

record you were looking for the longest
«24 Hours from Culture»

Glen Johnson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Red House Painters - Medicine Bottle

Panico

take these three CDs/records with you:
Freeform - Human

Aaron Wright

the song to be played at your funeral
The Band - Whispering Pines

Beppe Loda

you fall asleep?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Sound Of Silence

Chateau Flight

record you were looking for the longest

I’m excited by so many records, I ...

Cosmo

5 favorite records
Charles Mingus - The Black Saint And the Sinner Lady

Coyote

your party anthem
Inner City - Good Life

Alva Noto

you walk through a dark forest?
Iannis Xenakis - Polytope

When Saints Go Machine

you walk in the rain?
Black Dice - Cloud Pleaser

Defari

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions

DJ Cherrystones

you sit in the subway?
Writing On The Wall - The Power Of The Picts

GusGus

you go to a club?
Happy Mondays - Hallelujah (Paul Oakenfold Remix)

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
Zongamin - Tunnel Music

Quiet Village

you go to a club?
Faze Action - Spark

Miss Platnum

you smuggle diamonds?
Shirley Bassey - Diamonds Are Forever

Circlesquare

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

Horace Andy

you prepare a candle light dinner?

I can’t tell cause I can’t ...

Pink Skull

your guilty pleasure song
Kylie Minogue

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite cities

Helsinki / Amsterdam / Tokyo / New York / Bergen

The Phantom Band

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - Get Back

Jonathan Wilson

you wake up?
Vetiver - I Know No Pardon

Stratus

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Boards Of Canada - Dayvan Cowboy

Zohra

5 favorite personal victories

Comes after a tragedy. So idem. 

Woodpigeon

5 favorite books

Georges Perec: «Life: A User's Manual» / Miroslav ...

Explosions In The Sky

you come home from the club?
Mike Galasso - In The Mood For Love

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite movies

Long Goodbyes (Robert Altman) / Oedipus Rex (Pier Paolo ...

Tim Mälzer

take these three CDs/records with you:
Radiohead - Kid A

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite drinks

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

Irvine Welsh

a record you fell in love to
Culture Club - Karma Chameleon

Young Knives

get these three pets:

mouse / raven / goat

Yellowman

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

Bettye Lavette

a record you fell in love to
The Impressions - For Your Precious Love

Newton Faulkner

No. 7
Primus - Pork Soda

Drugstore

a record you fell in love to
Nick Cave - The Ship Song

Alela Diane

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

Candi Staton

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street

Fiona Daniel

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

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
Sex Pistols - God Save The Queen

Phil Mison

best concert you ever attended
Jon Lucien

Kid Loco

you take a bubble bath?
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite magazines

Hate Magazin / Groove / Frankfurter Allgemeine / Spiegel / Blinker

Shakespeares Sister

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - I Want You

AM

No. 3
Piero Umiliani - Il Corpo

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Yesterday

Robin Saville

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Andrew Coleman - Hang Up Season

Max Essa

you prepare for an important date?
La Bionda - I Got Your Number

Kinski

first record you remember
Elton John - Crocodile Rock

Ed Harcourt

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

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

The Soulsavers

you cook?
Jimi Hendrix - Electric Ladyland

John Foxx

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erik Satie - Gymnopedies

Love Inks

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Joakim

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

Anna Kashfi

a song that reminds your friends of you

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

Kool Keith

the song to be played at your funeral
Geto Boys - My Mind Playing Tricks On Me

Memory Band

you want to disturb your neighbours?
M.O.P. - Ante Up

José James

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Billie Holiday - God Bless The Child

Howling Bells

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nirvana - Scentless Apprentice

The Fray

you camp in the desert?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Higamos Hogamos

you stay in bed?
New Order - The Perfect Kiss

Ada

5 favorite places in the world

Köln / Barcelona / Chicago / Friedberg / Rodheim

Sharon van Etten

you come home from the club?
Mogwai

Psychic Ills

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Richard Strauss - Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche

Electric 6

you ride a bicycle?
Aaliyah - Are You That Somebody

The Chap

5 favorite things about London

BBC Radio 2 / Nandos (chicken restaurant chain) / the ...

Andreya Triana

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Bad

Adonis

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Melanie C

first record you remember
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Pacifika

you sit in the subway?
Gang Starr

Al McKay

you wake up?
George Benson; Earl Kluth

Ray Mang

you drive a car late at night?
Jimi Hendrix - Crosstown Traffic

Hacienda

the song to be played at your funeral
Kreisler - Liebesleid

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal victories

be successful on tour / keep my girl’s ...

James Pants

best concert you ever attended
Felix Kubin

Loane

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

Lovefingers

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

Monday Michiru

you feel like 1982?
The Clash

Chromeo

No. 7
The Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite records
Tom Waits - Bone Machine

We Are Wolves

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Snoop Dogg / Ian Curtis / Alexander, the same weekend ...

Trevor Jackson

you fall asleep?
Arovane - Tides

El-P

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

Skull Defekts

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Henrik Rylander / Jean-Louis Huhta / Daniel Fagerström

Kaos

the song to be played at your funeral

Keine Antwort. Weil diese Frage doof ist.

Lo Fat Orchestra

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

A Touch Of Class

you sit in the subway?
The Incredible Bongo Band - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida

Erik Truffaz

No. 6
Radiohead - Hail To The Thief

Sandi Thom

a song that reminds you of school
Guns n' Roses - Civil War

Tiga

you sit in the subway?
Pete Shelley - Homosapien

Headless Heroes

you pretend to be married?
Gary Graffman - Rhapsody In Blue

Chris Carrier

5 favorite TV shows

Sorry,  Im not watching TV.

Jill Jones

you drive a car late at night?
Boards Of Canada - She is P

Nocturnes

your sunday morning song
The Bad Plus - Giant

Bobbito Garcia

you make love?
D'Angelo - Untitled (How Does It Feel)

These New Puritans

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

Wordsworth

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

Barbara Carlotti

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Zombies - Time Of The Season

Kathryn Williams

you jog?

I don’t jog.

Art Brut

your ultimate heartbreak song
Traveling Wilburys - Congratulations

Kinky

5 favorite personal tragedies

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

Slove

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

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Andy Irvine & Paul Brady - Andy Irvine & Paul Brady

Emmy The Great

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Wave Pictures

My Morning Jacket

you go to a club?
50 Cent - In Da Club

Mélissa Laveaux

a song you would send over the ocean
Anni Rossi - Machine

Mr Scruff

you jog?
The Pharcyde - Runnin

Meret Becker

a song that reminds you of school
Richard Sanderson - Dreams Are My Reality

David Rodigan

No. 2
Alton Ellis - Rock Steady

Simone White

your party anthem
Amy Winehouse - You Know I'm No Good

The Jackets

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

Editors

you run from the cops?
The Police - Message In A Bottle

Lone Wolf

perfect anthem for Leeds
Pulled Apart By Horses - High Five, Swan Dive, Nose Div...

Micah P. Hinson

perfect anthem for Abilene
The Friends Of Dean Martinez - All The Pretty Horses

Gwyneth Herbert

you come home from the club?
Janis Ian - When The Party's Over

Van She

5 favorite TV shows

Family Guy / Monkey Magic / South Park / Young Ones ...

Black Angels

your liberation anthem
The Doors - The End

Kon & Amir

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Madonna - Vogue

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

I dont really care, it could even be ...

Interpol

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Goldfrapp - Lovely Head

Constance Amiot

a song to seduce you

Any Jimi Hendrix song.

Shitdisco

perfect anthem for Glasgow
Shitdisco - I Know Kung Fu

Round Table Knights

you come home from the club?
Joanna Newsom - The Book Of Right-On

The Morning Benders

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
New Order - Age Of Consent

Wooden Birds

a song that reminds your friends of you
Notorious B.I.G. - Warning

King Britt

you go to a club?

I can’t answer that ... I hate clubs ...

Seelenluft

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

Black Devil Disco Club

a record you fell in love to
Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind

Leo Zero

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Night Writers - Let The Music Use You

Erobique

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

Wolf People

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

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
Clor - Love And Pain

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal victories

laughing at all the shit thrown at you ...

Trentemoller

you go to a club?
Trentemoller

Kissogram

you play a game of chess?
David Bowie - Move On

Simple Kid

you are love sick?
Ron Sexsmith - Secret Heart

Air

a record you fell in love to
The Strokes - Is This It?

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

the perfect anthem for Redwood City
Neil Young - Heart Of Gold

Ian Hart

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

White Hinterland

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - Hot Burrito #1

Pyrolator

5 favorite instruments

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

Droog

you smuggle diamonds?
Electronic - Getting Away With It

Nick Chacona

first record you remember
The Drifters - Greatest Hits

Gravenhurst

you run naked through a cornfield?
Mastodon - March Of The Fire Ants

Max Tundra

you go to a club?
The Hospitals - Happy Jack

John Daly

take these three tools with you:

fishing rod / knife / lighter

Ora Cogan

you wake up?
Ben E. King - Amor

Lail Arad

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

Cypress Hill

a song that reminds you of school
Zapp - More Bounce To The Ounce

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cities

New York City / San Francisco / Vancouver / Austin / Nashville

Fujiya & Miyagi

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

Hot Chip

you feel like 1982?
Kraftwerk - Das Model

Ratatat

your ultimate heartbreak song
Galaxie 500 - This Is Our Music

Funkmasters

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

Swahili Blonde

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

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No.2 and No.8

Bill Callahan

first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties

Seether

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Elton John - Rocket Man

Heidi Happy

you work in the garden?

Zeebeli setze!

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Ethiopiques #7

The Rayographs

your party anthem
Village People - Y.M.C.A.

Sebastien Tellier

first record you remember
Jeanette - Porque Te Vas

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite magazines

Games TM / Mojo / Uncut / Wire / Sound On Sound

Kalabrese

a song that reminds you of school
Righeira - Vamos A La Playa

Broken Social Scene

learn these three songs by heart:
Black Sabbath - Supernaut

Gary Numan

best concert you ever attended
Rammstein

Captain Sensible

take these three DVDs along:

«Candy» by Neil Armfield / «Brief Encounter» by David ...

The Miserable Rich

you go fishing?
Tuna Tuner - We Don’t Need Another Herring

Prefuse 73

first record you bought
Prince - 1999

Tha 4orce

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Isn't She Lovely

Ronny & Renzo

you take a bubble bath?
Shriekback - Coelocanth

Lisbee Stainton

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars

The Loose Salute

your party anthem
Juile Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity - Let The Sun...

Justine D

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

Mavis Staples

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

Gnod

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

Alexander Robotnick

you prepare for an important date?
Vasco Rossi - Vita Spericolata

Manuel Tur

the song to be played at your funeral
Angelo Badalamenti - Mysteries Of Love

A Mountain Of One

your ultimate heartbreak song
Spiritualized - Broken Heart

Morpheus

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

The Emperor Machine

you run naked through a cornfield?
Sly & The Family Stone - Runnin' Away

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Audie Darling

where was your first flat?

Although I grew up here, as soon as ...

Morningwood

you relax on a beach?
Sparklehorse - It's A Wonderful Life

DJ Kent

you drive a car late at night?
Klaus Schulze & Rainer Bloss - Drive Inn

DJ Touché

No. 7

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

Stefan Goldmann

you wake up?

Keinen. Ich weiss Ruhe wirklich zu schätzen ...

DJ Hell

you run from the cops?
The Pop Group - We Are All Prostitutes

Jesse Lenat

you sit in a plane?

Nothing. I like to read or look out ...

Matthew Herbert

take these three CDs/records with you:
Keith Jarrett - The Melody At Night, With You

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I have a really shitty old mobile with ...

CALLmeKAT

where was your first flat?

I shared it with a friend, and it ...

Al Kent

a record you fell in love to
Janet Jackson & Luther Vandross - The Best Things In Li...

Ashley Beedle

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

Mark Archer

your boozed up anthem
E-Dancer - Grab The Beat (Joey Beltram Mix)

Theo Parrish

a song you wish you'd written yourself
James Brown - Ain't It Funky

Caron Wheeler

perfect anthem for London

I’m writing it now.

Oneida

you feel like 1982?

I don’t feel like years.

Caribou

best soundtrack ever
Popol Vuh - Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner

Fingerpicked

No. 5
J.J. Cale - Let's Go To Tahiti (Island, 1979)

Nedry

a song that reminds your friends of you

Awaiting a response from all of my friend ...

Lexx

you wake up?
The Sylvers - Fool's Paradise

Erol Alkan

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

Dynamite Deluxe

first record you bought
Farley Jackmaster Funk

Mario Basanov & Vidis

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

No Age

you go to a club?
Jay-Z - Money, Cash, Hoes

The Earlies

get these three pets:

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

The Invisible

you wake up?
Eska Mtungwazi - Rock Of Ages

Charles Webster

best concert you ever attended
Midori

Division Of Laura Lee

you meet your parents?
Daft Punk - Teachers

Thieves Like Us

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ride - OX4

Headman

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Rocko Schamoni

favorite place to shag?

Mein bestes Erlebnis: im Rinnstein, unter einem Auto ...

Richard Norris

5 favorite human inventions

Hubble telescope / Telephone / Moog Synthesizer / Motor / Car

Cornelius

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Van Halen - Jump

The Diaphanoids

you wake up?
Brian Eno

Blow Monkeys

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Fred Neil - Everybody's Talkin'

Lloyd Cole

perfect tune to cruise to
Golden Earring - Radar Love

Beautiful Swimmers

you destroy a hotel room?
Redman - Bobyahed2dis

Trans Am

you sit in the subway?

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

Dego

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

Dennis Kane

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Zwicker

you are love sick?
Feist - Limit To Your Love

Dan Michaelson

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

Baikonour

a record you fell in love to
Cocteau Twins & Harold Budd - The Moon And The Melodies

Chris & Cosey

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Bottin

No. 6

Rome Fiumicino FCO. I don’t know if ...

Alex Smoke

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

The Golden Filter

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Chromatics - Tick Of The Clock

Living Things

you are love sick?
Paul McCartney - Maybe I'm Amazed

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite actors

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

Million Stylez

favorite club?

anywhere Trinity sound is playing.

Vetiver

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere

Anja Schneider

perfect anthem for Berlin
Plastikman - Panikattack

Padded Cell

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

Howe Gelb

start to learn these three things:

How to build a violin and bow from ...

Andy Gill

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Fame

Valery Gore

you are window shopping?
Queen - I Want It All

Travis

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

Plum

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Finger / The Metro / Future Music

Jackpot

you go to a club?
Liaisons Dangereuses - Los Ninos de la Parque

Kool & The Gang

you cook?

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

Steve Mason

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

The Bees

you drive a car late at night?
Flying Lotus - Tea Leaf Dancers

Heidi

you prepare for an important date?
PJ Harvey

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
On Broadway

Cajun Dance Party

your boozed up anthem
Titus Andronicus - No Future

Defend Moscow

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sigur Rós - ()

Cosmin TRG

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Wallpaper / Monocle / The Sartorialist

Frank Black

take these three CDs/records with you:
Hall & Oates - Greatest Hits

Odawas

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

Telephones

you wake up?
The Wake - Pale Spectre

Clare & The Reasons

a song to seduce you
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite things that make you sexy

a good gig / massage / subtle advances / well shaped ...

Osborne

you feel like 1989?
EPMD - So Wat Cha Sayin'

Tiago

you run naked through a cornfield?
!!! - Pardon My Freedom

Boozoo Bajou

No. 3
Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil

Ricardo Villalobos

first record you bought
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Dwele

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

Alan Oldham

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

Colder


Chronological Top 10 of the major and most ...

Dillon

you drive a car late at night?
D.A.F. - Alle Gegen Alle

Race Horses

you sit in a plane?
Grandaddy - He's Simple He's Dumb, He's The Pilot

Sondre Lerche

you are in a depressive mood?
Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach - Toledo

Little Dragon

5 favorite bands you know personally

Le Bombe / Utom Alla / Cliff Jimmyz / Madoxx / Hird

First Aid Kit

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

Orishas

you sit in the subway?

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

Afrika Bambaataa

you sit in a plane?

Old and new RnB.

Soul Mekanik

you jog?
Roy Ayers - Running Away

Mugwump

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Hardfloor - Hardtrance Acperience

Shine 2009

you take a bubble bath?
DJ Quik - Summer Breeze

Suzanne Vega

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side

Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal tragedies

there are too many and they are too ...

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite DJs you know personally

1. John «Jellybean» Benitez who I grew up ...

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you ride a bicycle?

I reckon I reside in quite literally the ...

Social Disco Club

No. 7
Simon Baker - Plastik (Todd Terje Türkatech Mix)

Brennan Green

you sit in a plane?

If I’m on a plane, I’m ...

DJ Nature

your party anthem
DJ Nature - Everyone

DJ Mehdi

first record you remember
James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine)

Pepe Bradock

you run naked through a cornfield?
Grace Jones - Feel Up

Julia Franck

start to learn these three things:

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

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

Oyvind Morken

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lauryn Hill - I Find It Hard To Say (Rebel)

Peter Kruder

you relax on a beach?
Rokia Traore - Tchamantche

Whomadewho

5 favorite personal belongings

TH: my Cellphone / my Mac / my Sunny Altano ...

Metronomy

the song to be played at your funeral
Talking Heads - Heaven

Belle & Sebastian

you need to get work done?
Funkadelic - Can You Get to That

Todd Terje

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

Scout Niblett

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

Daddy-O

you sit in a plane?
Louise Hay - 101 Power Thoughts (audio book)

Mooner

No. 8
Rah Band - The Crunch & Beyond

The Good Natured

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Morton Valence

you wake up?
The Butthole Surfers - The Shah Sleeps in Lee Harvey's ...

Shawn Lee

the song to be played at your funeral
The Free Design - Love Does Not Die

Bomb The Bass

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

Ost & Kjex

you paint your apartment?
Motörhead - Eat The Rich

John Klemmer

you make love?

I can’t listen to music when I ...

Bill Adler

a song that reminds your friends of you
Frank Sinatra - How Little It Matters (How Little We Kn...

Rich Medina

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

Heavy

you make breakfast?
Todd Rundgren - A Dream Goes On Forever

Azari & III

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

Kris Menace

you cook?
Telefon Tel Aviv - When It Happens It Moves All by Itse...

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a record you fell in love to
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace

Bodies Of Water

a song that reminds you of school
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem Mass / Dies Irae

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Cazals

a song that reminds your friends of you
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly

Justus Köhncke

a record you fell in love to
Workshop - Talent

Lopazz

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Hahaha, da braucht man keine Mucke, oder?

Soft Rocks

you are love sick?
Gloria Ann Taylor - Love Is A Hurting Thing

Yoav

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Apiento

you run from the cops?
Public Enemy - Can't Do Nuttin' For You Man

Datarock

you are in a depressive mood?
Built To Spill - Perfect From Now On (LP)

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

best video clip you ever saw
Utopia - Feet Don't Fail Me Now

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Miles Davis - So What

Whirlwind Heat

you play a game of chess?
Chris LeDoux - Amarillo By Morning

Leon Ware

record you were looking for the longest
Miles Davis - Jazz Track (LP)

Kelli Ali

you are love sick?
Ludwig van Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Fanfarlo

your party anthem
Parliament - Give Up The Funk (Tear The Roof Off The Su...

Senor Coconut

you are on a football field?
Richard Wagner - Ring der Nibelungen

Holger Czukay

you are on a football field?

Ich höre auf die Schreie von sich ...

Still Going

best video clip you ever saw
N.W.A - Straight Outta Compton

J Rawls

first record you bought
Kiss - Alive!

Zambri

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

David Morales

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Kissey Asplund

best concert you ever attended
Raphael Saadiq

Bit-tuner

get these three pets:

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

Faust

first record you remember
Johnny Hallyday - Retiens La Nuit

N.A.S.A.

you cook?
Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

Studio

you relax on a beach?
Lake - See Them Glow

Empire Of The Sun

you sit in a plane?
Daft Punk - Something About Us

Charlotte Hatherley

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Station To Station

Justice

5 favorite books

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

KT Tunstall

you walk in the rain?
Billie Holiday - They Can't Take That Away From Me

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Chic - Good Times

Kevin Saunderson

favorite band hailing from the city?

Probably Aretha Franklin.

Tracey Thorn

a record you fell in love to
John Martyn - Solid Air

Dinky

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

Kasper Bjorke

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Whitest Boy Alive - Done With You

Rod Thomas

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Air - All I Need

Jazzanova

you smuggle diamonds?
Serge Gainsbourg - Melody

Dominique Leone

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

pollution / noise / proximity to meth whores

Ralphi Rosario

a record you fell in love to
Deniece Williams - Silly

Apache Beat

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

Kurt Maloo

you wake up?

Erst mal lange gar keinen und dann irgendwann ...

Franz Nicolay

you sit in a plane?
The Muppets - Movin' Right Along

Pastor

a record you fell in love to
Espen Lind - When Susannah Cries

The Project Club

you play ping-pong?
Kraftwerk - Popcorn

Bush Tetras

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

Rebelski

first record you bought
John Williams - Theme from E.T.

Tom Vek

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

Turzi

a record you fell in love to
Eric Serra - Le Grand Bleu

Jay Jay Johanson

you ride a bicycle?
The Modern Jazz Quartet

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Hafnarfjörður
Vinur Hafnarfjarðar

Mediengruppe Telekommander

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

Molly Wagger

you play a game of chess?
The Beatles - I’m So Tired

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite movies

Seven / Lord Of The Rings / Pulp Fiction / Spirited ...

Jakob der Lügner

you fall asleep?

Okee, ich gebs zu: Einschlafen geht gut mit ...

Modeselektor

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Strassenbahn / Bus / Flugzeug (Lufthansa) / Taxi / Fahrrad

Mirror Mirror

your guilty pleasure song
Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You

Chrome Hoof

best soundtrack ever
Zidane: A Portrait Du Siecle 21

Linda Lewis

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

Architeq

you take a bubble bath?
Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath

Luke Haines

5 favorite instruments

Inquisition Rack / Guillotine / Scalpel / Garrott / Penny whistle

Angel Deradoorian

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Ian Pooley

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

Nicky Siano

perfect anthem for New York
MFSB - Love Is The Message

Brian Jackson

the song to be played at your funeral
Donny Hathaway - Someday We'll All Be Free

Fol Chen

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Innocence Mission - Keeping Awake

Marissa Nadler

record you were looking for the longest
Nina Simone - Saga Of Good Life & Hard Times

Lotte Kestner

a song that reminds you of school
Tori Amos - Winter

Xiu Xiu

take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

ESG

you take a bubble bath?
I Feel Pretty

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite bands you know personally

Viva L’American Death Ray Music / The Greenhornes ...

Wall-E

you come home from the club?
Cornelius - Brazil

Annie

you are in a depressive mood?
Vangelis

Sibrydion

No. 6
Llwybr Llaethog - Mewn Dyb

Mystery Jets

you work in the garden?
British Sea Power - The Decline Of British Sea Power

Morgan Geist

you stay in bed?

Silence.

Rumer

a song that reminds you of school
Aretha Franklin - I Say A Little Prayer

Large Professor

No. 5
Fresh 3 M.C.’s - Have Your Heart

Howlin' Rain

you make love?
Lee Morgan - Tom Cat

Omar

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

Moonboots

best concert you ever attended
The Penguin Café Orchestra

Emma Tricca

a record you fell in love to
Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

Joan As Police Woman

you ride a bicycle?
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

Riccio

favorite band hailing from the city?

Stadio

Jimi Jamison

perfect anthem for Mississippi
Elvis Presley - An American Trilogy

Anne Clark

you camp in the desert?
Robert Rich - Alien Zoology

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Penguin Café Orchestra

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite things that make you sexy

razor / clean socks / deoderant / mustache / beautiful ebony skin

Jesper Dahlbäck

where was your first flat?

A small space under a record store.

Tahiti 80

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Fifth Dimension - Up, Up And Away

Dave Clarke

you relax on a beach?
The Whitest Boy Alive

Trusme

the song to be played at your funeral

I need some more diggin years under my ...

James Holden

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Get A Grip

George Duke

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

Yacht

No. 2
Ministry - In Case You Didn't Feel Like Showing Up Live

Bill Brewster

you eat a cucumber?
Buzz Clifford - Hawg Frog

Pilooski

your party anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Max Romeo

you are in a depressive mood?
Whitney Houston - One Moment In Time

VV Brown

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

Little Jackie

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Wally Badarou

first record you remember
Edith Piaf - La Foule

Tindersticks

record you were looking for the longest
John Barry - The Wrong Box
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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

record you were looking for the longest
Chico Buarque & Ennio Morricone - Per Un Pugno Di Samba

+more

Doe Paoro

a song you would use as a ring-tone
1995 Chicago Bulls theme song

+more

Valery Gore

you sit by a camp fire?
Ellen McIlwaine - Can't Find My Way Home (Steve Winwood cover)

+more

Sarah Jaffe

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

+more