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Motor City Drum Ensemble

is the moniker of Danilo Plessow which refers to his hometown Stuttgart. Now based in Cologne the late-twenties producer still makes muisc that also pays tribute to the other Motor City, Detroit. His legendary three «Raw Cuts» EPs are all charted at Juno Records within the top 8 of the all time Deep House bestsellers. 

a song that reminds you of school
Nas - Halftime
your boozed up anthem

Sobald ich auflege eigentlich jede Platte.

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Ron Cornelius - Left Handed Lover
record you were looking for the longest
Roy Brooks & The Artistic Truth

Und ich suche immer noch.

a record you fell in love to
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace
first record you remember
Ludwig van Beethoven
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Beethoven oder Mozart von Mama und Papa.

the song to be played at your funeral
Pharoah Sanders - Prince Of Peace
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bobby Paunetto - Brother Will
your ultimate heartbreak song
Lou Bond - To The Establishment
a song that inspires you

Puh... so viel.

perfect anthem for Cologne
Justus Köhncke - 2 After 909
best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

Auch schwer. «Trans Europa Express» wegen «Planet Rock», denke ich.

your party anthem
Loose Joints - Is It All Over My Face?
first record you bought
The Awakening - Mirage

Erste Vinyl-Platte war «Mirage», die erste CD sicher eher etwas peinliches wie Metallica oder so.

a song that reminds your friends of you
MCDE - Raw Cuts #3
a song you would use as a ring-tone
De La Soul - Ring Ring Ring
perfect anthem for Stuttgart
Massive Töne - Mutterstadt
your sunday morning song
Lood - Shount N Out

Da ich seit drei Jahren jeden Sonntag hinter Plattentellern stand, wahrscheinlich um 5 uhr morgens so was wie «Shount n Out».

best video clip you ever saw

Alles von Chris Cunningham.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Renegade Soundwave

your boozed up anthem
N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton

Lopazz

you drive a car late at night?
Johnny Cash

Ian Pooley

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

Alexander Robotnick

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

Luca C & Brigante

you play a game of chess?
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Todd Terje

record you were looking for the longest
Marta Acuna - Dance Dance Dance

The Project Club

you meet your parents?
Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing

Psychic Ills

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Fripp & Eno - Swastika Girls

Newton Faulkner

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers - I'm Straight

Ronny & Renzo

you sit in the subway?
Philip Glass - Vessels

Nick Chacona

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Barbara Carlotti

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I hate ring tones.

Mediengruppe Telekommander

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

Erik Truffaz

you sit in a plane?

It’s very noisy on an airplane! When ...

Audie Darling

favorite street?

Elliston Place. It’s not as cool as ...

Brothers Of End

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Monica Zetterlund - Att Angöra En Brygga

George Duke

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

Constance Amiot

your sunday morning song
Sparklehorse - It's A Wonderful Life

Tha 4orce

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On

Bobbito Garcia

you read a book?

I can’t hear music when I read ...

Linda Lewis

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

The Fray

you meet your parents?
Simon & Garfunkel - Old Friends / Books Ends

Dani Siciliano

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Chaka Khan - I'm Every Woman

Colder

No. 10
Mark Hollis - A Life (1895-1915)

Trans Am

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk

Hatcham Social

best soundtrack ever
The Lost Boys

Little Jackie

you come home from the club?
Elliott Smith

Dan Michaelson

first record you remember
The Human League - Mirror Man

Ost & Kjex

you cook?
Ost & Kjex - Cajun Lunch

Dynamite Deluxe

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

White Denim

you prepare for an important date?
Huey Lewis & The News

Tal Weiss

a record you fell in love to
Love - Forever Changes

Sumner Brothers

you destroy a hotel room?
Dead Kennedys - Your Emotions

Minus 8

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

Travis

you walk the cat walk?
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Laurie Anderson - Big Science

Gilles Peterson

you ride a bicycle?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Droog

you sit in the subway?
Berlin - The Metro

ESG

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

Osborne

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Tom Scott - Today

Hugh Herrera

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Fingerpicked

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

Rumer

first record you bought
Cliff Richard & The Young Ones - Living Doll

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Young Knives

start to learn these three things:

to read music / painting / to play the piano

Afrika Bambaataa

you drive a car late at night?
The Supremes

Blow Monkeys

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

Stratus

you sit in a plane?
Phenomyna - Earthfall (Nuron Mix)

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Chris Carrier

you sit in a plane?

It depends on the company.

Sarah Jaffe

a song that reminds you of school
Travis - The Man Who

Kaos

you walk the cat walk?
Bauhaus - Bella Lugosi's Dead

Cypress Hill

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - All I Do

Robin Saville

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

Kool & The Gang

you remember the good old days?
Miles Davis - Round About Midnight

Empire Of The Sun

you wake up?
Don Williams - We Should Be Together

Glimpse

5 favorite fruits

Apples / Strawberries / Tangerines / Oranges / Kiwis

Munk

you drive a car late at night?

Al Jaazyra.

Lydia Lunch

you drive into the country?
Howlin' Wolf - The Natchez Burning; Bobbie Gentry - Ode...

Jesse Lenat

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell

Al Kent

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Annie

you cook?
Madonna - Into The Groove

Drugstore

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Calexico - The Black Light

Kool Keith

you sit in the subway?

I don’t listen to music on the ...

Seelenluft

perfect anthem for Zurich

Müsste noch geschrieben werden.

Angel Deradoorian

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Aaron Wright

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I'm Only Sleeping

DJ Cherrystones

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Embryo - Dreaming Girls

Editors

you are on the tour bus?
Adem - These Are Your Friends

Jacob Golden

a song that reminds your friends of you
Beck - True Love Will Find You In The End

DJ Touché


Top 10 Video Nasties that are worth seeing

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you sit in a plane?

Auf Langstrecken schau ich nur Glotze, aber nur ...

John Daly

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

restaurants / tobacco shops / summer in the city

Jay Jay Johanson

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Chet Baker - Farewell San Francisco

Sandro Perri

you play ping-pong?
Andy Mellwig - Async Sense

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you feel like 1982?
Tones On Tail - When You're Smiling

Cosmin TRG

you cook?
Marsha Hunt - Bad Boogie

Holger Czukay

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Anfliegende Raketen.

Crystal Antlers

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

Cosmo

5 favorite fruits

Bananas / Mangos / Clementines / Apples / Pears

Jill Jones

you are love sick?
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

Gossip

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Video Kids - Woodpeckers From Space

Minotaur Shock

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

Lindstrom

your liberation anthem
David Lee Roth - Just Like Living In Paradise

The Diaphanoids

you are on a football field?
Beastie Boys

Jesper Dahlbäck

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

No job!

Justus Köhncke

perfect anthem for Cologne
Bläck Fööss - In Unserem Veedel

The Juan MacLean

No. 10
No Trend - Too Many Humans

Like A Stuntman

you destroy a hotel room?
Minor Threat - Straight Edge

Dave Clarke

perfect anthem for Brighton
Stray Cats - Rumble In Brighton

Peter, Bjorn & John

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Signals

DJ Kent

you drive into the country?
The KLF - Chill Out

Marc Romboy

record you were looking for the longest
Blue Zoo - Somewhere In The World (There Is A Cowboy Sm...

Trentemoller

you go to a club?
Trentemoller

Molly Wagger

5 favorite cities

Salvador / Barcelona / Edinburgh / Comrie / Greenock

Shawn Lee

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

Zohra

5 favorite instruments

Drumpad SPD-S / Jembe Drums CDJ / 1000MK3 Pioneer / Mixtable ...

Mooner

No. 3
Vangelis - See You Later

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Julee Cruise - Summer Kisses, Winter Tears

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Pavement - Brighten The Corners

The Golden Filter

you meet your parents?
Karen O & The Kids - Worried Shoes

Circlesquare

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

Cazals

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

Zambri

you sit in the subway?
Flying Lotus - Beginners Falafel

El-P

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

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
ELO & Olivia Newton John - Xanadu

Soul Clap

your sunday morning song
Celestial Choir - Stand On The Word (Larry Levan Mix)

Vetiver

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

A Mountain Of One

a song you wish you'd written yourself
T. Rex - Cosmic Dancer

Soft Rocks

you make breakfast?
Try To Find Me - Got To Get To My Baby

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite records
The Stranglers - The Raven

Caron Wheeler

you are love sick?
Stevie Wonder - Have A Talk With God

Toby Tobias

first record you bought
Grandmaster Melle Mel & The Furious Five - Step Off

Black Devil Disco Club

you go fishing?
Pierre Henry - Psyché Rock

Bebel Gilberto

your party anthem
Grace Jones - Pull Up To The Bumper

Manuel Tur

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

Seether

No. 1
The Beatles - White Album

Metronomy

first record you remember
The Beatles - Please Please Me

Rainer Trüby

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Noch nie getan.

Rich Medina

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger

Sondre Lerche

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Phoenix - Too Young

Simone White

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Blonde Redhead - Misery Is A Butterfly

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite personal victories

still making music / not loosing my marbles / rising ...

Telepopmusik

first record you bought
King Crimson - Red

KT Tunstall

you go fishing?
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Brennan Green

you go to a club?

The music that is playing. Of course.

Pink Skull

first record you bought
Fishbone - It’s A Wonderful Life

Clare & The Reasons

you come home from the club?
Harry Nilsson - Are You Sleeping

Oyvind Morken

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Tridact

you feel like 1982?
Kenny Loggins - Heart To Heart

Marit Bergman

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Spinto Band

your ultimate heartbreak song
Skip James - Devil Got My Woman

Coyote

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Queens Of The Stone Age

Chromatics

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Beat Happening - Teenage Caveman

Wally Badarou

record you were looking for the longest
Miriam Makeba - Miriam Makeba

Funkmasters

first record you bought

J: No clue as I bought very very ...

Zwicker

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Tom Waits - King Kong

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Model

Pepe Bradock

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Egberto Gismonti - Orixas

Tiago

you walk in the rain?
Milli Vanilli - Blame It On The Rain

Captain Sensible

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

trains / pubs / bicycle lanes

Apiento

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

Anna Kashfi

the song to be played at your funeral
Victoria Wood - Let's Do It

Yoav

your party anthem
Outkast - So Fresh So Clean

Cornelius

you sit in the subway?
Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train

Mystery Jets

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
John Adams - Shaker Loops

Mugwump

you wake up?
Prince - The Future

Memory Band

you relax on a beach?
John Martyn - Bless The Weather

No Age

you sit in a plane?
Gas - Untitled 2

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Matmos

you sit in a plane?
Ludwig van Beethoven - Fidelio

Kathy Zimmer

perfect anthem for New York
Genesis - Back In New York City

Dego

you are in a depressive mood?
Claude Young - Acid Wash Conflict

Mark Richardson

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

Al McKay

you go to a club?
Beyoncé

James Pants

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
James Ferraro - Starbucks, Dr. Seussism, And While Your...

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
Mudhoney - Suck You Dry

Morpheus

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

Irvine Welsh

the song to be played at your funeral
Joe Dolce - Shuddap Ya Face

Dwele

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Amerie - 1 Thing

Simple Kid

you drive a car late at night?
Nervous Norvus - Transfusion

Jimi Jamison

best concert you ever attended
Yes

Ed Harcourt

you cook?
Frank Sinatra

Everything Everything

you fall asleep?
Boards Of Canada - Music Is Math

A Touch Of Class

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

Chromeo

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Bad

Thieves Like Us

you relax on a beach?

I don’t go to the beach.

Dollboy

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Who - Live At Leeds

Fan Death

first record you remember
ZZ Top - Eliminator

Junior Boys

your boozed up anthem

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

Johnossi

what should one eat when in the city?

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

Brian Jackson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective

Kathryn Williams

you are love sick?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Into My Arms

Syd Matters

you prepare for an important date?
Midlake - He Tried To Escape

Beautiful Swimmers

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Eagles - Those Shoes

Holy Ghost!

you take a bubble bath?
David Axelrod - A Dream

Prince Language

you prepare for an important date?
New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

Azari & III

you sit in a plane?
Aloe Blacc - Good Things

Moving Units

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

Mugison

5 favorite books

«Tabula Rasa» by Sigurður Gudmundsson / «The Little ...

Rocko Schamoni

where was your first flat?

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

Dillon

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Death From Above 1979

Moonboots

No. 3
Echo & The Bunnymen - Ocean Rain

Panico

No. 3
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Psychocandy

Port O'Brien

you sit in the subway?
Beach House - Norway

The Good Natured

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

I don’t live in a city, I ...

Melanie C

5 favorite cities

Liverpool / London / Los Angeles / New York / Hamburg

Morgan Geist

you go to a club?

I want silence before the club.

Stefan Goldmann

you run naked through a cornfield?
Le Mystere de Voix Bulgares - Polegnala E Todora

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Terry Lynn

favorite street?

Rushworth Ave.

Martin Rev

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod and I ...

Steve Mason

record you were looking for the longest
G.L.O.B.E. & Whiz Kid - Play That Beat Mr. DJ

Explosions In The Sky

you jog?
Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti - For Kate I Wait

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

Tanya Stephens

you run naked through a cornfield?

Police sirens. They will come and catch me!

Lhasa

record you were looking for the longest

My first album took me 24 years to ...

Invisible Conga People

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

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite instruments

clavinet / aoelean pipes / piano / violins / cellos

Comanechi

you drive a car late at night?
Slayer - Live Album

Large Professor

No. 10
Large Professor - Hardcore Hip Hop

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite things that make you sexy

There is no possible way to answer this ...

Kid Koala

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

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Soul Mekanik

you sit in a plane?
Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle

A Guy Called Gerald

a record you fell in love to
Mantronix - Bassline

Au Revoir Simone

you relax on a beach?
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Alter Ego

perfect anthem for Frankfurt
Hildegard Knef - Ich hab noch einen Koffer in Berlin

Our Broken Garden

you go to a club?
Fleetwood Mac - What Makes You Think You're The One

David Rodigan

No. 15
Bunny Wailer - Blackheart Man

Justice

5 favorite records
Les Rhythm Digitales - Dark Dancer

Dennis Kane

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite movies

«The Odd Couple» von Gene Saks / «Le fabuleux ...

Good Shoes

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Regina Spektor - Soviet Kitsch

Dominique Leone

take these three books along:

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

Tom Vek

you sit in the subway?
Cable - Ultra Violet

Parlour

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Sailor - Down By The Docks

Glen Johnson

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - I'm A Slave 4 U

Joakim

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

Tindersticks

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
John Travolta - Sandy

Luke Solomon

5 favorite personal belongings

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

Nedry

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

Hannah Scott

the song to be played at your funeral
Sergej Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No. 2, 2nd Movement

Penguin Prison

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Oneida

you go to a club?

Haven’t been to a club.

Nocturnes

your sunday morning song
Mississippi Fred McDowell - You Gotta Move

Lovefingers

best concert you ever attended
Iron Maiden

Suzanne Vega

the song to be played at your funeral
Judy Collins - Priests

Karl Culley

your guilty pleasure song
Britney Spears - Stronger

Beverley Knight

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

Valery Gore

you eat a pizza?
Nick Zubeck - Cherry Sunshine

Alan Oldham

No. 4
«Strange Days»

Turzi

your party anthem
The Maxx - Techno Time

Kelli Ali

you work in the garden?
Vashti Bunyan - Just Another Diamond Day

Woolfy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Faze-O - Riding High

Richard Norris

you sit in a plane?
The Byrds - Eight Miles High

Jazzanova

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

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
Roy Montgomery

Kurt Maloo

first record you remember
Glenn Miller - In The Mood

Yuck

5 favorite books

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

Chris Coco

you go to a club?
Joe Smooth - Promised Land

Dinky

5 favorite books

Jeffrey Eugenides: «Midlesex». A story of a real ...

Pyrolator

5 favorite movies

Zu viele.

DJ Hell

you meet your parents?
Ricky Shayne - Mamy Blue

Caribou

your sunday morning song

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

Slove

you watch porn?
Vampyros Lesbos Soundtrack

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite cities

Berlin / Paris / New Orleans / Athens, Georgia / Houston, Texas

Shitdisco

your boozed up anthem
Bobby Orlando - How To Pick Up Girls

Miss Platnum

you go to a club?
Jay-Z

The Morning Benders

best soundtrack ever
Jean Constantin - The 400 Blows

Ame

you feel like 1982?
Phil Collins - Behind The Lines

Emma Tricca

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome

GusGus

you drive a car late at night?
Sonny Rollins

Bill Callahan

a song that reminds you of school
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

Efterklang

first record you remember
Kim Larsen - Værsgo

Plum

favorite building?

The National Museum of Scotland. It's got ...

Cajun Dance Party

your ultimate heartbreak song
Spiritualized - Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In...

Phil Mison

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

My Morning Jacket

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

Bob Power

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

Luke Haines

5 favorite bands you know personally

Gene Vincent & the Bluecaps / Dave Dee, Dozy Beaky ...

Mechanical Bride

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kate Bush - Cloudbusting

The Emperor Machine

you wake up?
Cybotron - Clear

Lone Wolf

your party anthem
Justice - Waters Of Nazareth

Trusme

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything that is sang on X Factor.

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite animals

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

Gemma Ray

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cramps - Human Fly

Wooden Shjips

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

Alela Diane

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Lay Lady Lay

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

Howlin' Rain

the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you prepare for an important date?

M: Sorry, I don't have real important ...

Heidi Happy

you make love?
Rita Reys - One Less Bell To Answer

Chuck D

you are on a football field?
Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
E-40 - Tell Me When To Go

Leo Zero

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

Sibrydion

No. 1
Super Furry Animals - Mwng

Tracey Thorn

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Howling Bells

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

New Young Pony Club

you wake up?
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

Lloyd Cole

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

first record you bought
The Shadows - Apache

Lucky Luke

the song to be played at your funeral
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Lay Me Low

Kon & Amir

you prepare for an important date?
2 Live Crew - We Want Some Pussy

The Priscillas

get these three pets:

H: horse / dog / goat

The Earlies

the song to be played at your funeral
Danzig - Tired Of Being Alive

Justine D

you make love?
Glass Candy

Kris Menace

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

Erobique

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elvis Costello - Alison

Woodpigeon

you take a bubble bath?
Charles Trénet - La Mer

Michael Mayer

first record you bought
Dschingis Khan - Dschingis Khan

When Saints Go Machine

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I wouldn't be listening to music. I ...

Midlake

best concert you ever attended
Michael Jackson

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Buck Owens - I've Got A Tiger By The Tail

Cage The Elephant

you wake up?
Thom Yorke - Atoms For Peace

Rod Thomas

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Mirror Mirror

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

Anja Schneider

a song that reminds your friends of you
Anja Schneider & Sebo K - Rancho Relaxo

Million Stylez

what should one eat when in the city?

Indian food 

Apache Beat

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

Whirlwind Heat

your boozed up anthem

None. I don't drink.

Final Fantasy

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?

That’s ridiculous.

Living Things

No. 3
Paul McCartney - Paul McCartney

Charlotte Hatherley

you prepare for an important date?
Captain Beefheart - Low Yo Yo Stuff

Theo Parrish

you wake up?

There's no song. I don't listen ...

Marcus Bonfanti

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Muddy Waters - Electric Mud

Lexx

a song that reminds you of school
Depeche Mode - Everything Counts

Yellowman

first record you bought

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

Olafur Arnalds

your boozed up anthem

I hate anthems. When I’m drunk I ...

Kid Loco

you make love?
Jon Lucien - Rashida

Van She

5 favorite books

Frank Owen: «Clubland: The Fabulous Rise and Murderous ...

Leon Ware

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

Grizzly Bear

you destroy a hotel room?
Vive La Fete

Richard Hawley

you wake up?

The songs my children sing to me.

Camille

you take a bubble bath?
Marilyn Monroe - Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friends

Brasstronaut

you drive a car late at night?
Trentemøller - Moan (Vocal Version)

Senor Coconut

you cook?
Enrico Caruso

Alva Noto

you make love?
The Flying Lizards - Get Up (Sex Machine)

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - I’m So Tired

Fiona Daniel

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Das macht Spass! Ein Kollege macht das immer ...

Little Dragon

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Wordsworth

your sunday morning song
Jay-Z - What More Can I Say

Kinski

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

The Late Greats

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Daniel Johnston - Casper The Friendly Ghost

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Hafnarfjörður
Vinur Hafnarfjarðar

Morton Valence

you ride a bicycle?
The Jesus And Mary Chain - The Living End

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite restaurants

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

Trevor Jackson

you make love?

Silence.

The Phantom Band

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

Sandi Thom

you are love sick?
Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up

Smudo

you fall asleep?
Helge Schneider - My Name Is Peter

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds you of school
Die Ärzte - Nach Uns Die Sintflut

Lisbee Stainton

your sunday morning song
Elbow - One Day Like This

Studio

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

Chris & Cosey

a song that reminds you of school
The Monkees - I'm A Believer

José James

you are love sick?
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - You’re All I Need To Get ...

Natalie Tusia Beridze

your boozed up anthem
Vladislav Delay - Demon Tracks

Defend Moscow

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

Defari

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions

Georg Levin

record you were looking for the longest
The Emotions - New Affair

Belle & Sebastian

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
King Tubby - The Champion Version

Charles Webster

you meet your parents?
Vashti Bunyan - Just Another Diamond Day

Heavy

you stay in bed?
Björk - Possibly Maybe

Gwyneth Herbert

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Rufus Wainwright - Dinner At Eight

Max Romeo

you make love?
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Mark Archer

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

The Revenge

your party anthem
Wilson Pickett - Land Of 1000 Dances

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Metallica - Fade To Black

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Brian Eno - Discreet Music

Scout Niblett

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

Faust

you run naked through a cornfield?

Mann, ich bin nackt und habe nix... Ausserdem ...

White Hinterland

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Radiohead - Nude

Bill Brewster

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Circus Maximus - Wind

The Invisible

you go to a club?
Don Blackman - Heart's Desire

Peter Kruder

you prepare for an important date?
The Police - Bring On The Night

Tim Mälzer

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Rolling Stones - Wild Horses

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds you of school
Ruth Brown - Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Bush Tetras

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Screamin' Jay Hawkins

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Jacques Renault


Top 15 favourite songs of all time

Prefuse 73

you sit in the subway?
Christian Fennesz

Beppe Loda

best Beatles song

Too many of them are beautiful.

!!!

you jog?
The Kinks - People Take Pictures Of Each Other

DJ Nu-Mark

best Marley Marl track
MC Shan - The Bridge

Gravenhurst

you walk in the rain?
David Dundas & Rick Wentworth - Withnail's Theme

Bing Ji Ling

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

Tiga

you ride a bicycle?

I concentrate on the road.

Mouse On Mars

your ultimate heartbreak song
Blondie - Heart Of Glass

Ashley Beedle

you take a bubble bath?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

James Holden

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Starkid - Crayons

Cosmo Vitelli

your party anthem
Bohannon

Peter Broderick

a record you fell in love to
Sam Amidon - All Is Well

Boom Bip

you run naked through a cornfield?
Madonna - Erotica

Kasper Bjorke

record you were looking for the longest
The Stone Roses - I Wanna Be Adored

J Rawls

best Marley Marl track
Craig G - Droppin’ Science

Architeq

you play ping-pong?
Kelpe - Shipwreck Glue

Fanfarlo

your ultimate heartbreak song
Le Mans - Buenos Días, Corazón

Fujiya & Miyagi

best concert you ever attended
My Bloody Valentine

Daniel Wang

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

Orishas

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh! I listen to the ghosts, of course ...

Ora Cogan

you make breakfast?
The Staple Singers - Respect Yourself

Padded Cell

you destroy a hotel room?
Kreeps - All I Wanna Do Is Break Some Hearts

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a record you fell in love to
Melanie - Some Say (I Got Devil)

Headman

best label ever

Sire Records.

VV Brown

you fall asleep?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Love Theme II

Birdy Nam Nam

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Crackboy - Something For Your Mind

Ingrid Olava

favorite restaurant?

Kampen Bistro, on Bogota 21

Anne Clark

you destroy a hotel room?
Altered St8s Of Consciousness - Eye Of The Storm

Headless Heroes

you come home from the club?
The Velvet Underground - After Hours

Julia Franck

take these three CDs/records with you:
Klavierkonzerte von Beethoven in der Einspielung von Gu...

Polly Scattergood

take these three CDs/records with you:
Portishead - Dummy

Coldplay

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Treefight For Sunlight

best concert you ever attended
Dirty Projectors

Glass Candy

your party anthem
Justice

Meret Becker

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

Monday Michiru

you meet your parents?
Charlie Mariano - Long Yellow Road

Alex Smoke

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

Malachai

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Frank Black

take these three tools with you:

iron skillet. Anything you could ever want to ...

My Bee's Garden

record you were looking for the longest
Public Strain - Women

Barn Owl

you prepare a candle light dinner?
John Coltrane - Crescent

Kalabrese

a record you fell in love to
U2 - With Or Without You

CALLmeKAT


I was born in Copenhagen. Didn’t live ...

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I have a really shitty old mobile with ...

Whitehouse

a song that reminds you of school
T. Rex - Get It On

Division Of Laura Lee

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Miles Davis - Dear Old Stockholm

Ilya Santana

you run naked through a cornfield?
Popcorn

Ratatat

you fall asleep?
Augustus Pablo - King Tubby Meets The Rockers Uptown (L...

Andreya Triana

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Marius Circus

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Snares - Black Sabbath

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Alexandra Hope

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

Candi Staton

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers - Why Do Fools Fall In Lo...

Micah P. Hinson

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

The Soulsavers

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Ilija Rudman

your ultimate heartbreak song
Willie Colon - Set Fire To Me

Shine 2009

you wake up?
Pulp - Babies

Lanoiraude

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

Peanut Butter Wolf

you meet your parents?

My mom doesn’t like Prince, Michael Jackson ...

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lispector - Young And Wild

We Are Wolves

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Marissa Nadler

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band - Music From Big Pink

Broken Social Scene

take these three CDs/records with you:
Public Enemy - It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us...

John Klemmer

you play a game of chess?

I don’t play Chess or any board ...

Ewan Pearson

a song that reminds you of school
Status Quo - Sweet Caroline

Mark E.

you make love?
U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

Jonathan Wilson

you make love?
Dr. John

Casual

you go to a club?
Lil Scrappy

Bettye Lavette

first record you remember
Art Gentry - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy

Round Table Knights

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

Bodies Of Water

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

Pacifika

5 favorite personal belongings

RC30 / bicycle / skateboard / surfboard / tintin collection

Mungolian Jetset

you are love sick?
Bo Diddley

Jimmy Edgar

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

Shakespeares Sister

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
The Monkees - Pleasant Valley Sunday

Rebelski

your boozed up anthem
Orbital - Belfast

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you are love sick?
Dinosaur Jr. - Going Home

Bosque Brown

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Electric 6

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Popol Vuh - Der Ruf der Rohrflöte

Saint Etienne

you relax on a beach?
Dusty Springfield - Come For A Dream

Kinky

you stay in bed?
My Bloody Valentine - Only Shallow

The Shortwave Set

best concert you ever attended
The Stone Roses

The Miserable Rich

you make love?
Talk Talk - Spirit Of Eden

Bill Adler

your party anthem
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two

Future Beat Alliance

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Carl Craig - Landcruising (LP)

Whomadewho

you are in a depressive mood?
Shubidua

Lail Arad

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Loudon Wainwright III - I Wish It Was Me

Baikonour

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg - Je Suis Venu Te Dire Que Je M'en Vai...

Emmy The Great

perfect anthem for Hong Kong
Weezer - Across The Sea

Ian Hart

best video clip you ever saw
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

Michael Reinboth

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

The Loose Salute

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Beachwood Sparks - Sleeping Butterfly

Daddy-O

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - As

Gary Numan

the song to be played at your funeral

Something I have yet to write. Something for ...

Sebastien Tellier

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pink Floyd - Sheep

Thievery Corporation

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

Duke Special

first record you bought
UB40 - Signing Off

Jesh

No. 1
Ryan Adams - Love Is Hell

Karl Bartos

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Das interessiert mich nicht. Ein Klingelton ist wie ...

Jakob der Lügner

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

Ricardo Villalobos

first record you remember
Iron Butterfly - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida

Telephones

you play ping-pong?
Mark Mothersbaugh - Ping Island

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
In The Heat Of The Night

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite bands you know personally

Boredoms / Hawkwind / Immortal / Irakere / Aavikko

Black Angels

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

First Aid Kit

you wake up?
Vashti Bunyan - Just Another Diamond Day

Andy Gill

a record you fell in love to
Muddy Waters - Manish Boy

Gary Lucas

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walking In The Sand)

Vashti Bunyan

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Leif, Whyn and Benjamin – my three children. Because ...

Mr Scruff

you walk in the rain?
Webby Jay - In The Rain

Bomb The Bass

a record you fell in love to
The Buzzocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Somebody You S...

Erol Alkan

you go to a club?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Karolina Stenstöm

where was your first flat?

It was a large room in a five-room ...

Kissey Asplund

you are love sick?
The Roots - Silent Treatment

Lotte Kestner

the perfect anthem for Seattle

Something by Pearl Jam. Eddie has a sweet ...

James Murphy

you wash your hair?
Chrome - Firebomb

Hot Chip

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

Ben Watt

you go to a club?
Booka Shade - In White Rooms

Adonis

a song that reminds you of school
Stevie Wonder - My Cherie Amour

The Battle Of Land And Sea

your boozed up anthem
The Rolling Stones - Mother's Little Helper

Hannah Cohen

your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Whitey

Hacienda

best concert you ever attended
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Neon Heights

you ride a bicycle?
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - From South Africa To ...

Pastor

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

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:
Ryan Adams

Dollskabeat

you cook?
Richard Strauss

Chelonis R. Jones

you feel like 1982?
Bill Summers & Summers Heat - Jam The Box

Matthew Dear

your boozed up anthem
Depeche Mode - Everything Counts (Live)

N.A.S.A.

your boozed up anthem
Beastie Boys - No Sleep Till Brooklyn

Ada

5 favorite records
Frivolous - Impermeable Disguise

Wooden Birds

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

The Bees

you destroy a hotel room?
James Brown & The Famous Flames - Tell Me That You Love...

In Flagranti

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t have a car anymore.

Still Going

a record you fell in love to

E: Gotta wait for the movie to come ...

M.A.N.D.Y.

you wake up?
Beck - We Live Again

The Chap

5 favorite records
Stereolab - Emperor Tomato Ketchup

Riccio

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Lavorare con lentezza» (2004) by Guido Chiesa.

C. Gibbs

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

Nils Frahm

you go to a club?
Arthur Russell - Arm Around You

Chikinki

first record you remember
Sergei Prokofiev - Romeo And Juliet

James Yorkston

record you were looking for the longest
Faust

Unconventional Science

first record you bought
Dilated Peoples - The Platform

Horace Andy

No. 4
The Abyssinians - Satta Massagana

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Milky Wimpshake - My Heart Beats Faster Than Techno

Air

first record you remember
A Robin Hood storytelling record

Nicole Willis

perfect anthem for Helsinki
Rihanna - Umbrella

Loane

your party anthem
Metronomy - Nights Out

Fol Chen

you cook?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Fabrizio Mammarella

first record you remember
Lucio Battisti - Il Veliero

Chateau Flight

the song to be played at your funeral
The Kaddich

Stephan Remmler

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elvis Presley - Don't

DJ Nature

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

Ralphi Rosario

first record you remember
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Gnod

your sunday morning song
Cunts With Roses - Shit & Shine

Ray Mang

you play a game of chess?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite cities

Helsinki / Amsterdam / Tokyo / New York / Bergen

King Britt

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
Elton John - Philadelphia Freedom

Yacht

No. 3
Milli Vanilli - Girl You Know It's True

Bottin

you walk in the rain?
Donald Fagen - Walk Between Raindrops

Joan As Police Woman

you are love sick?
Aretha Franklin - Don't Play That Song

Race Horses

a song that reminds you of school
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Patio Song

Omar

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Interpol

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

you are love sick?
N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton

Howe Gelb

take these three books along:

Mitch Cullin: «Tideland» / «Return To Tideland» / «Escape From ...

Chrome Hoof

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

Sam Amidon

5 favorite restaurants

I don’t go to restaurants.

Mélissa Laveaux

your sunday morning song
Céu - Cangote

Doe Paoro

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bon Iver – Skinny Love

These New Puritans

you sit by the river?
Benjamin Britten

Radio 4

your ultimate heartbreak song
Otis Redding - I've Been Loving You Too Long

Kissogram

you are love sick?
Dub Narcotic Sound System - Fuck Shit Up

Swahili Blonde

you make breakfast?
Bill Ali'iloa Lincoln (Hawaii's Falsetto Poet) - Ku'u L...

Wolf People

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
U2

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite instruments

Harp / Berimbow / piano / bass guitar / steel pan

Max Essa

you shop for shoes?
John Barry - Fun City

Odawas

a song that reminds your friends of you
East River Pipe - Stare The Graveyard Down

Tim Sweeney

you sit in a plane?

Long DJ mixes. Sitting in a plane is ...

Jackpot

you wake up?

I try to keep the morning hours quiet ...

Max Tundra

you sit in a plane?
Pere Ubu - Birdies

Wolfmother

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

Windsurf

you feel bitchy?
N.W.A.

Pilooski

your party anthem
Diana Ross & The Supremes - He's My Sunny Boy

Boozoo Bajou

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - Mensch Maschine

The Jackets

best concert you ever attended

Huuu there too many... but one of the ...

Datarock

you relax on a beach?
Guided By Voices

Wall-E

you go to a club?
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

AM

No. 4
Selda - Selda

The Ones

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

Social Disco Club

No. 4
Street Corner Symphony - Symphony For The Devil (Harvey...

Sharon van Etten

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Swans - Children Of God

Franz Nicolay

best concert you ever attended
TV Smith

Lucky Soul

you cook?
Toots & The Maytals - Pressure Drop

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Magic Arm

you sit in the subway?
Sam Prekop - A Cloud To The Back

Tony Carrasco

your party anthem
James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Carpenters

David Morales

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Curtis Mayfield - Pusherman

Love Inks

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Matthew Herbert

get these three pets:

a blue whale / a killer whale / a humpback ...

Tahiti 80

you are in a romantic mood?
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Heidi

you are in a depressive mood?
Aretha Franklin

Papst & Abstinenzler

you feel like 1982?
ABC - The Look Of Love

Bit-tuner

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

WOZ / Spex / GEO

Quiet Village

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

The Bangles

you sit in a plane?
The Cowsills

Kevin Saunderson

favorite band hailing from the city?

Probably Aretha Franklin.

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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

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

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Doe Paoro

your sunday morning song
Desmond Dekker – Israelites

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Valery Gore

you feel like 2000?
Greenday - Time Of Our Lives

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Sarah Jaffe

a song you would send over the ocean
Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind

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