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Moving Units

are from LA and have been one of the leading bands of the dance-punk movement at the turn of the century. Eventhough the interest in this sort of sound has declined, the band keeps on releasing music - now without a label.

Which song do you listen to when...
you take a bubble bath?

Foam bubbles.

you relax on a beach?

Foam bubbles.

you ride a bicycle?

I don't ride a bicycle. We drive cars in L.A.

you go to a club?

Ridiculous conversations.

you run from the cops?

I don't run.

you prepare for an important date?

Nothing is important.

you are in a depressive mood?

I don’t get depressed. I get melancholy.

you destroy a hotel room?

A hotel room is a temporary sanctuary. I would rather destroy a mini mall.

you drive a car late at night?

The sound of rubber on pavement.

you make love?
Motley Crue - Shout At The Devil
you sit in a plane?

White static.

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music
you sit in the subway?

Steel wheels.

you wake up?

The voices in my head.

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

Past Masters 2

your boozed up anthem
Christian Death - Romeo's Distress
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Hanson - MMMBop
a record you fell in love to
The Cure - Disintegration
first record you remember
Gary Numan - Cars
the song to be played at your funeral
Neil Young

Anything by Neil Young (except the bad ones).

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dr. Dre - 2001
your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Superstar

This is truly heartbreaking.

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The one I still hear in my head.

Questions answered by: Blake Miller

Omar

your boozed up anthem
Slade - Merry Christmas Everybody

Jimi Jamison

the song to be played at your funeral
Celine Dion & Andrea Bocelli - The Prayer

Bosque Brown

perfect anthem for Denton
Centro-Matic - Too Much Downtime

Simple Kid

you sit in a plane?
Aphex Twin - Nannou

My Bee's Garden

perfect anthem for Paris
Sebastien Tellier - Roche

Ben Watt

first record you remember
Roland Kirk - Serenade To A Cuckoo

Bing Ji Ling

your ultimate heartbreak song
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - The Love I Lost

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite personal victories

mein erstes selbstgebautes Floss / mein erstes Auto, der ...

Kon & Amir

you wash your hair?
Quasimoto - Astro Travellin’

We Are Wolves

learn these three songs by heart:
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrows Parties

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Carpenters

Emma Tricca

you feel like 1982?
Elton John - Candle In The Wind

Valery Gore

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

Ada

take these three tools with you:

Messer / Korkenzieher / Dosenöffner

Phenomenal Handclap Band

perfect anthem for New York
Dillinger - Cocaine In My Brain

Fanfarlo

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier

Tracey Thorn

record you were looking for the longest

Can't think of one...

Audie Darling

favorite club?

There has been a huge influx in East ...

Magic Mike

your boozed up anthem
DMX - Ruff Ryder Anthem

Glen Johnson

first record you bought
Secret Affair - Time For Action

Yoav

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Five Years

Dave Clarke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any trance, it is that easy to piss ...

Whitehouse

best David Bowie song

I was a Marc Bolan kid, remember?

Ost & Kjex

you drive a car late at night?
LFO - Shove Piggy Shove

Richard Norris

you meet your parents?
AC/DC - Touch Too Much

Doe Paoro

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

Nicky Siano

a song that reminds you of school
Janis Joplin - Try

Penguin Prison

first record you bought
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Into The Great Wide Ope...

Mélissa Laveaux

a record you fell in love to
Mike Doughty - Skittish/Rockity Roll

Final Fantasy

you rob a bank?
Henry Mancini - A Touch Of Evil (OST)

Kelli Ali

you are in a depressive mood?
Eagles Of Death Metal - San Berdoo Sunburn

J Rawls

5 favorite personal victories

getting my degree / completing my teaching certificate / my ...

Mugwump

you are love sick?
Deus - In A Bar, Under The Sea

Tim Mälzer

perfect anthem for Hamburg
An de Eck steiht 'n Jung mit'n Tüddelband

Mark Richardson

you meet your parents?
Neil Diamond - Beautiful Noise

Faust

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Ludwig von Beethoven - Mondscheinsonate

Swahili Blonde

you paint your apartment?
Funkadelic - Loose Booty

KT Tunstall

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell - A Case Of You

Colder

No. 7
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

Luke Haines

5 favorite books

Colin Wilson: «Ritual In The Dark» / Robert Irwin ...

Tahiti 80

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (LP)

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Sam Amidon

5 favorite books

Evelyn Waugh: «A Handful Of Dust» / Herman Melville ...

Todd Terje

first record you remember
Don Williams

Mungolian Jetset

you prepare for an important date?
Frank Sinatra - I've Got You Under My Skin

Like A Stuntman

you go to a club?
The Rock Steady Crew - Hey You

Tindersticks

best concert you ever attended

Broadcast, Dingwells, Camden Town. 1994? I love their ...

Cazals

a record you fell in love to
Paul Weller - Broken Stones

Kaos

record you were looking for the longest
The Chaplin Band - Il Veliero

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

The Emperor Machine

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

Kurt Maloo

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

Marissa Nadler

first record you bought
The Fugees - The Score

Alan Oldham

No. 7
«Love and Rockets»

Nedry

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - The Guns Of Brixton

Shakespeares Sister

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

Heidi

you jog?

I’m afraid I don’t jog.

Invisible Conga People

you destroy a hotel room?
J.A. Caesar - Echigo Tsutsuishi Oyashirazu

Dollskabeat

you fall asleep?
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 85-92

Morgan Geist

you go to a club?

I want silence before the club.

Yellowman

your liberation anthem
Yellowman - Zungguzungguguzungguzeng

Young Knives

get these three pets:

mouse / raven / goat

Ashley Beedle

you sit in the subway?
Warriors Soundtrack

Morpheus

you watch girls go by?
The Stranglers - Peaches

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Janet Kay - Making History

Mirror Mirror

you run naked through a cornfield?
James Brown - Mother Popcorn

John Foxx

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

Round Table Knights

you walk the cat walk?
Holy Ghost! - Hold On

A Touch Of Class

you prepare for an important date?
ABC - The Look Of Love

Cosmo

5 favorite things to be afraid of

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

Kissey Asplund

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Architeq

you run naked through a cornfield?
Clout - Sunshine Baby

The Priscillas

your boozed up anthem
Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Kool Keith

you wake up?
Ultramagnetic MC's - We About Chicks

Shawn Lee

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Shawn Lee - Happiness

Tanya Stephens

you want to get inspired?
John Lennon - Imagine

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Captain Beefheart - Clear Spot

Alexander Robotnick

you sit in the subway?
Kraftwerk - The Robots

The Loose Salute

a song you would send over the ocean
The Loose Salute - Ship On The Ocean

Quiet Village

you drive a car late at night?
John Carpenter - Halloween

Kinky

you come home from the club?
T. Rex - Get It On

Nick Chacona

first record you remember
The Drifters - Greatest Hits

Anne Clark

5 favorite things that make you sexy

Sexy people... of all kinds!

King Britt

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

A Mountain Of One

first record you remember
Bay City Rollers - Bye Bye Baby

Renegade Soundwave

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Lail Arad

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

Aaron Wright

perfect song to end a party with
Frank Sinatra - That's Life

Miss Platnum

you go to a club?
Jay-Z

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

best concert you ever attended
Corrupted

Bill Adler

your sunday morning song
Etta James - A Sunday Kind Of Love

Holy Ghost!

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Bar-Kays - Holy Ghost

James Yorkston

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

Van She

5 favorite bands you know personally

Soulwax / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Cut Copy / The Presets ...

Pearly Gates

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

None.

Shine 2009

you are at the hairdresser?
Marlena Shaw - California Soul

Whirlwind Heat

the song to be played at your funeral
The Carpenters - Leave Yesterday Behind

Higamos Hogamos

you sit in a plane?
Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

The Miserable Rich

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Lovebug Starski - Amityville

Electric 6

you make love?
Monster Magnet - Dopes To Infinity (LP)

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Mouse On Mars

take these three CDs/records with you:
Best of Barry White

Jonathan Wilson

you make love?
Dr. John

Psychic Ills

you are love sick?
Ghost - Waiting For You

Alva Noto

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

Air

your ultimate heartbreak song
Air - Left Bank

Scout Niblett

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds your friends of you

Das werde ich sie bei Gelegenheit mal fragen.

The Bangles

you go to a club?
The Creation

Al Kent

a song that reminds your friends of you
Sam Dees - Lonely For You Baby

Ray Mang

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

Marius Circus

perfect song to end a party with
Sheila & The B Devotion - Spacer

Woolfy

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

Frank Black

take these three tools with you:

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

Dennis Kane

you sit in a plane?

Same as in subway. Although sometimes I'll ...

Parlour

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

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds you of school
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill

Alex Smoke

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Philip Glass - Dracula Soundtrack

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Tschaikowsky

Angel Deradoorian

record you were looking for the longest
Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti

Tiago

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Drugstore

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

Padded Cell

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Moondog - The Viking of Sixth Avenue

Pilooski

your boozed up anthem
Green Velvet - Shake & Pop

Social Disco Club

No. 3
Alice Smith - Love Endeavor (Maurice Fulton Remix)

Magic Arm

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

Micah P. Hinson

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

Justus Köhncke

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joy Division - A Means To An End

Coldplay

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Arcade Fire - Funeral

Mark E.

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Aphex Twin - Come To Daddy

Gravenhurst

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Empty Set

CALLmeKAT

favorite building?

The Royal Library/Black Diamond maybe... But I ...

Hannah Cohen

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

Karl Bartos

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Mediengruppe Telekommander - Loft oder Liebe

Efterklang

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

Rod Thomas

a song that reminds you of school
The Cardigans - Sick And Tired

Sharon van Etten

perfect anthem for New York
Queen - We Are The Champions

Rich Medina

you are love sick?
Gang Starr - Lovesick

Leon Ware

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

Travis

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

Riccio

your ultimate heartbreak song
Yaw - Where Would You Be

Prefuse 73

the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme

Peter, Bjorn & John

you come home from the club?

Preferable nothing.

Azari & III

No. 5
Masters At Work - The Ha Dance

AM

No. 8
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Ewan Pearson

best concert you ever attended
The Blue Nile

Everything Everything

you paint your apartment?
Shania Twain - That Don't Impress Me Much

DJ Vadim

you go to a club?
Bugz In The Attic - Don't Stop The Music

Jay Jay Johanson

you drive a car late at night?
David Sylvian - Blemish (LP)

Dwele

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Outkast - Crumblin' Erb

Dani Siciliano

your ultimate heartbreak song
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Mechanical Bride

you destroy a hotel room?
Grinderman - Mickey Mouse & The Goodbye Man

DJ Hell

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

Editors

you need to get work done?
Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls

Sandi Thom

you go to a club?
Patti Labelle - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Neon Heights

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

Lucky Soul

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chic - I Want Your Love

Wooden Birds

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

Pacifika

5 favorite human inventions

the bicycle / the drum / the guitar / the microphone ...

Shitdisco

best concert you ever attended
Girls Aloud

Moving Units

first record you remember
Gary Numan - Cars

The Bees

you are in the sauna?
GZA - Cold World

Vashti Bunyan

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Guardian / Los Angeles Times / Uncut

Loane

a song that reminds your friends of you
Just Jack - Disco Friends

Prince Language

take these three DVDs along:

«Manhattan» (by Woody Allen). Don’t think I ...

Cosmin TRG

take these three books along:

Daniel Defoe: «Robinson Crusoe» / Michel Houellebecq: «The Possibility ...

Whomadewho

5 favorite remixes
Radio 4 - Dance To The Underground (DFA Version)

Skull Defekts

take these three books along:

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

The Jackets

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

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite things about New York

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

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite fruits

lemons / apples / mangos / bananas / pineapple

Mooner

No. 5
Kissing The Pink - Naked

Erik Truffaz

you go to a club?
The Temptations

Stefan Goldmann

you walk through a dark forest?
John Zorn - Cobra

José James

you drive into the country?
The Beatles - She Came In Through The Bathroom Window

Sarah Jaffe

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

Bit-tuner

take these three tools with you:

Jagd-Messer (mit Messer ist besser!) / Schaufel (um den ...

Au Revoir Simone

you prepare for an important date?
Eric Carmen - Make Me Lose Control

Michael Mayer

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

Slove

you run naked through a cornfield?
Get A Room! - Diskollection

Terence Bernardo

your sunday morning song
Philip Glass - Solo Piano

Sven Väth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non p...

Vetiver

your liberation anthem
The Soup Dragons - I'm Free

Moonboots

first record you remember
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

Gary Numan

first record you bought
Hank Williams - Greatest Hits

Ilya Santana

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Nightcrawlers - Push The Feeling On

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Datarock

you sit in a plane?
Sonic Youth

Nils Frahm

you make love?

Keine Musik. Jegliche Musik würde mich ablenken ...

Erobique

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Joseph Haydn - Die Symphonie mit dem Paukenschlag

Franz Nicolay

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Little Drop Of Poison

Explosions In The Sky

you need to get work done?
Out Hud - The L Train Is A Swell Train

Charlotte Hatherley

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

Brian Jackson

first record you remember
Clifford Brown with Strings - Yesterdays

Peanut Butter Wolf

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
J Dilla - Donuts

Monday Michiru

perfect anthem for New York

Hard to think of one.

The Golden Filter

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show - Penicillin Penny

Lydia Lunch

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

Anja Schneider

the song to be played at your funeral
Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

Justice

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

Living Things

you make love?
Nirvana - Heart Shaped Box

Bloc Party

you are in a depressive mood?
Godspeed You! Black Emporer - Moya

Nocturnes

first record you remember
Depeche Mode - Flexible

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Editors - The Back Room

Lloyd Cole

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

Ian Hart

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

White Denim

a song that reminds you of school
Pearl Jam - Jeremy

The Soulsavers

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Bill Callahan

your boozed up anthem
David Allan Coe - Pussy Whipped Again

These New Puritans

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
George Michael - Spinning The Wheel

Clare & The Reasons

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ravel - String Quartet in F Major

White Hinterland

first record you bought
TLC - Crazy Sexy Cool

Odawas

your boozed up anthem
R. Stevie Moore - Get The Job Done

Anni Rossi

5 favorite animals

I don’t like animals.

Irvine Welsh

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

Lovefingers

your party anthem
Prince

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite fruits

Mango / Orange / Watermelon / Apple / Peach

James Holden

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Get A Grip

Soft Rocks

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Rinka - Boots Sex Dread

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite fruits

apple / banana / watermelon (not the fruit itself, but ...

In Flagranti

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t have a car anymore.

Ruede Hagelstein

you come home from the club?
Junip - To The Grain

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite personal tragedies

I think if a tragedy is indeed a ...

Large Professor

5 favorite personal victories

Graduating / Producing for Eric B & Rakim / Seeing my ...

Manuel Tur

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

DJ Cherrystones

you sit in a plane?

Mostly the Blues channel or any mediocre TV ...

Peter Broderick

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Amidon - All Is Well

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite animals

dobermans / boxers / lions / tigers / bears

Smudo

you are in a depressive mood?
The Black Crowes

Dominique Leone

learn these three songs by heart:
La Monte Young - Well-Tuned Piano

VV Brown

you miss L.A.?
Simply Red - Fake

Bob Power

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
The Beatles - I'm So Tired

Apiento

first record you remember
Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime

Chromeo

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Sebastien Tellier

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg - Manon

Beverley Knight

you sit in the subway?
Amy Winehouse - Back To Black (LP)

Matthew Dear

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Arthur Russell - Calling Out Of Context

Gary Lucas

a song that reminds you of school
Steely Dan - My Old School

Steve Mason

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Flirtations - Nothing But A Heartache

Defari

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

Telepopmusik

your ultimate heartbreak song
Juliana Hatfield Three - My Sister

Cornelius

you are in a depressive mood?
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

Mavis Staples

your party anthem
Aretha Franklin - Respect

A Guy Called Gerald

a record you fell in love to
Mantronix - Bassline

Telephones

you come home from the club?
White - 47 Rockets (For Wan Hu)

Jacob Golden

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Plum

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

Head of the International Film Festival

Trans Am

you are in a depressive mood?
Neil Young

Funkmasters

a record you fell in love to
Ivory Joe Hunter - Since I Met You Baby

Lotte Kestner

first record you bought
Madonna - Immaculate Collection

Bush Tetras

the song to be played at your funeral
Manu Chao

Orishas

you come home from the club?

I always come home drunk. So when my ...

Panico

No. 1
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes

Hot Chip

you run naked through a cornfield?
Circus Theme Song

Chrome Hoof

you run naked through a cornfield?
Deacon Blue

Dollboy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Hoagy Carmichael - Stardust

Rumer

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

DJ Touché

No. 9

«The New York Ripper» (Lucio Fulci, 1982). An ...

The Rayographs

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

Comanechi

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Les Georges Leningrad - Deux Hot Dogs Mootarde Chou

The Chap

5 favorite personal victories

Recovering from diarrhea and dehydration to rock the ...

Toby Tobias

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful

Million Stylez

which song fits the city the best?

«Give Me The Strength» (from my own album ...

Rainer Trüby

a song that reminds you of school
Marillion - Kayleigh

Bettye Lavette

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

Brothers Of End

you cook?
Jona Lewie - You'll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Pa...

Boozoo Bajou

No. 3
Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil

Nicole Willis

first record you remember
Nancy Wilson - Hollywood - My Way (LP)

Tim Sweeney

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

Apache Beat

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Hugh Herrera

your boozed up anthem
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

James Pants

perfect song to end a party with
Frankie Avalon - Venus

Cypress Hill

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
2Pac - To Live And Die In LA

Bill Brewster

you run from the cops?
Junior Murvin - Police & Thieves

David Morales

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Curtis Mayfield - Pusherman

Caron Wheeler

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Michael Jackson - Rock With You

Caribou

best Beatles song
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Seelenluft

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

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Howlin' Rain

you come home from the club?

Something off of the Blue Thumb record label.

Barbara Carlotti

best Jacques Brel song
Jacques Brel - Les vieux

Ora Cogan

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

Emmy The Great

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

Minus 8

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Lonnie Liston Smith - Summer Nights

Little Jackie

you go to a club?
Fat Boy Slim

Fingerpicked

No. 13
Personal Life - Give It Into The Night (Solid Wax, 2011...

Fabrizio Mammarella

record you were looking for the longest
Arpadys - Arpadys

The Diaphanoids

you go to a club?

Usually we try not to listen too carefull ...

Pink Skull

first record you bought
Suicidal Tendencies - Suicidal Tendencies

Droog

you wake up?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

Richard Hawley

5 favorite things that make you sexy

Beer and ciggies. That’s all.

Melanie C

5 favorite records
Fiona Apple - When The Pawn

Casual

you make love?

To the windows, to the walls!!

Wall-E

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters

Saint Etienne

you take a bubble bath?
Astrud Gilberto - Manha De Carnaval

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

Stevie Wonder / India Arie / James Taylor / D’Angelo ...

David Holmes

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Rare Earth - Get Ready

Soul Mekanik

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

Tridact

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

Ilija Rudman

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

Kevin Saunderson

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Transformers». Most of that footage was shot in ...

Max Tundra

a song that reminds your friends of you
Frank Zappa - Echidna's Arf (Of You)

Holger Czukay

you sit in the subway?

Ich hasse Musik in der U-Bahn.

James Murphy

you destroy a hotel room?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

The Ones

first record you remember
The Blues Busters - Shame And Scandal

Dan Michaelson

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you go to a club?
Trans Am - Party Station

Newton Faulkner

your party anthem
Rick James - Give It To Me Baby

Kinski

your boozed up anthem
The Osmonds - Crazy Horses

Bodies Of Water

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

Ratatat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pavement

Dego

you make love?
Erykah Badu - Other Side Of The Game

Johnossi

favorite sports team?

J&O: Djurgarden (soccer team)

Georg Levin

perfect anthem for Berlin
Kurt Weill

Belle & Sebastian

first record you bought
The Flying Pickets - Only You

Lanoiraude

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

Marit Bergman

which song fits the city the best?

Don’t know. I guess I lived there ...

Good Shoes

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Mystery Jets

Linda Lewis

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

El-P

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince & The Revolution - The Beautiful Ones

The Morning Benders

the song to be played at your funeral
Blur - Out Of Time

Senor Coconut

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Johann Strauss - Blue Danube

Osborne

first record you bought
Corniche - Theme from ChiPs

Sóley

your party anthem
Fela Kuti

N.A.S.A.

you take a bubble bath?
Rita Lee - Banho De Espuma

Race Horses

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Luke Solomon

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

Unconventional Science

first record you remember
NOFX - Heavy Petting Zoo

Stratus

your party anthem
BWH - Stop

Future Beat Alliance

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Loves You

Rebelski

you run from the cops?
The theme from Magnum

Joakim

you drive a car late at night?
NEU! - Hallogallo

Architecture In Helsinki

a song that reminds you of school
Billy Joel - Matter Of Trust

Kissogram

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kissogram - Forsaken People Come To Me

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite records
The Streets - A Grand Don’t Come For Free

Division Of Laura Lee

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
R.E.M. - Shiny Happy People

Kathryn Williams

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Kings Of Leon - The Bucket

Kasper Bjorke

perfect song to end a party with
Teengirl Fantasy - Cheaters (John Talabot's Classic Voc...

Polly Scattergood

take these three CDs/records with you:
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - I See The Darkness

Mugison

5 favorite books

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

Birdy Nam Nam

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

DJ Nu-Mark

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead

Turzi

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

M.A.N.D.Y.

you relax on a beach?

The Studio One Compilation on Soul Jazz Records.

Annie

you are in a depressive mood?
Vangelis

Ed Harcourt

you walk through a dark forest?
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you prepare for an important date?

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

When Saints Go Machine

you come home from the club?
Gang Of Four - At Home He's A Tourist

Treefight For Sunlight

your guilty pleasure song
All Saints - Never Ever

Gilles Peterson

you go to a club?
Roy Davis Jr. - Gabriel

Adonis

a record you fell in love to
Confunkshun - Straight From The Heart

Mark Archer

a record you fell in love to
Forgemasters - Track With No Name

C. Gibbs

record you were looking for the longest
This Mortal Coil

Howe Gelb

take these three books along:

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

Andreya Triana

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

My Morning Jacket

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

Heidi Happy

you wake up?
Gilbert Bécaud - Nathalie

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Kathy Zimmer

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

Camille

you relax on a beach?
Bob Marley

Love Inks

your ultimate heartbreak song
T. Rex - Life's A Gas

Marc Romboy

you camp in the desert?
The Cure - Hot Hot Hot

Baikonour

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

Marcus Bonfanti

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite personal victories

leaving Falkirk / leaving Arab Strap / leaving Response Handling ...

Minotaur Shock

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

Tal Weiss

a song that reminds you of school
Blur - Girls And Boys

Peter Kruder

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jimmy Scott - Sycamore Trees

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Round Two - New Day

Lisbee Stainton

your liberation anthem
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street

Stephan Remmler

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys

David Pajo

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

no electricity / no refrigeration / no windows

No Age

you wash your hair?
The Kinks - Animal Farm

The Invisible

you are in a depressive mood?
PJ Harvey - One Line

Bomb The Bass

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

Jazzanova

you cook?
The Beach Boys - Vegetables

Ian Pooley

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

Sandro Perri

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Gilberto Gil & Jorge Ben - Meu Glorioso Sao Cristovao

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you drive into the country?

Da hör ich am liebsten den Hahn ...

Memory Band

you are in a depressive mood?
Sandy Denny - By The Time It Gets Dark

The Earlies

your ultimate heartbreak song
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

The Revenge

record you were looking for the longest
Unfinished Business - Out Of My Hands (Love's Taken Ove...

Bottin

you come home from the club?
Medeski Martin & Wood - Last Chance To Dance Trance

Jesper Dahlbäck

where was your first flat?

A small space under a record store.

John Klemmer

you work in the garden?

Any kind of New Age music. And hope ...

Fiona Daniel

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Headless Heroes

you camp in the desert?
Bob Dylan - Lay Down Your Weary Tune

Barn Owl

best soundtrack ever
Neil Young - Dead Man

Midlake

first record you bought
Rush - Permanent Waves

Dillon

you miss Berlin?
Milva - Alexanderplatz

Oneida

you go to a club?

Haven’t been to a club.

Natalie Tusia Beridze

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

Be a billionaire.

Little Dragon

5 favorite cities

Gothenburg / Tokyo / Sevilla / Kampala / Alingsås

Jesh

No. 10
The Muffs - Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow

Hatcham Social

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Here Today

Blow Monkeys

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

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Jan Hammer - Crockett’s Theme

Beppe Loda

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No music!

Ronny & Renzo

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
The Cabildo's Three - Yuxtaposicion

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Gossip

you drive a car late at night?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp

Zwicker

you are in a depressive mood?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

The Project Club

you are love sick?
Elbow - Great Expectations

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite human inventions

Lever / Wheel / Block & Tackle / Inclined Plane & Wedge / Screw

Broken Social Scene

a song that reminds you of school
Sniff 'n' The Tears - Driver’s Seat

Eagles Of Death Metal

you meet your parents?
Rod Stewart

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Gerald Wilson Orchestra

Our Broken Garden

you walk in the rain?
Lise Westzynthius - Cross My Heart

Molly Wagger

5 favorite remixes
Chromeo - Night By Night (Siriusmo Remix)

Wolf People

your boozed up anthem
The Rattles - Geraldine

Radio 4

a record you fell in love to
Skunk - Hots On 4 Suzy

Chelonis R. Jones

you prepare for an important date?
The Fatback Band - Makin' Love

Grizzly Bear

you surf the internet?

My entire itunes on shuffle.

Lone Wolf

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

Interpol

you feel like 1982?
Michael Jackson - Human Nature

Lexx

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - I Want You (LP)

The Fray

you take a bubble bath?
Shania Twain - Man! I Feel Like A Woman!

Pyrolator

5 favorite movies

Zu viele.

Gnod

record you were looking for the longest
James Brown - The Payback

Erol Alkan

you ride a bicycle?
Hawkwind - Silver Machine

Zohra

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cure - Lullaby

Bebel Gilberto

your party anthem
Grace Jones - Pull Up To The Bumper

Chuck D

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jimi Hendrix

Jesse Lenat

you shop for shoes?
Leonard Cohen - Bird On A Wire

Morningwood

you drive a car late at night?
AC/DC - Whole Lotta Rosie

Chris & Cosey

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

Motor City Drum Ensemble

first record you remember
Ludwig van Beethoven

Kris Menace

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Radiohead - All I Need

Daniel Wang

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

Brasstronaut

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

Wooden Shjips

you wake up?
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Lazy Days

Jacques Renault

No. 4
Edgar Winter - Above And Beyond

Cajun Dance Party

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Spinto Band

you come home from the club?
Peggy Lee - Black Coffee

Hacienda

a song that reminds you of school
The Who - Boris The Spider

Rocko Schamoni


Hamburg

Ich lebe seit 1986 in Hamburg. Das ...

Boom Bip

you stay in bed?
Art Blakey - The Summit

Windsurf

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Flying

Thieves Like Us

your party anthem
Le Dust Sucker - Mandate My Ass

Thievery Corporation

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

Tony Carrasco

record you were looking for the longest

The records I’ve been looking for the ...

Pepe Bradock

your party anthem
Musique - Keep On Jumpin'

Black Devil Disco Club

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

In this type of hotels, there are often ...

The Battle Of Land And Sea

first record you remember
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Crosby, Stills & Nash

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Chet Baker

Constance Amiot

your liberation anthem
Janis Joplin - Piece Of My Heart

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite books

Can I mention six? Jack Kerouac: «On The ...

Morton Valence

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jacques Dutronc - On Nous Cache Tout, On Nous Dit Rien

Junior Boys

a song that reminds you of school
William Blake - Jerusalem

Phil Mison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Karolina Stenstöm

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

don’t know

The Good Natured

get these three pets:

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

Afrika Bambaataa

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

Luca C & Brigante

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Etnica - Tribute

Joan As Police Woman

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

Glass Candy

learn these three songs by heart:
Christopher Cross - Sailing

Pastor

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

Yacht

No. 1
Wilson Phillips - Hold On

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you work in the garden?
Pablo Casals - Cello Suite No. 3 In C Major

ESG

you prepare for an important date?
Britney Spears - Gimme More

!!!

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Marvin Gaye - After The Dance

Dinky

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

Kid Loco

you relax on a beach?
Kid Loco - Relaxin' With Cherry

Tha 4orce

best concert you ever attended
UK Fresh 86 at Wembley

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite cartoon characters

Starscream / Ram Man / The Shredder / Cheetara / Preceptor

Max Essa

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Vladimir Cosma - Promenade Sentimentale

Wally Badarou

the song to be played at your funeral

I'll let it up to my survivors ...

Heavy

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Prince - Tick, Tick, Bang

Daddy-O

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Donnie - Cloud 9

Olafur Arnalds

best video clip you ever saw
Goldfrapp - Happiness

Paul Frick

you sit in the subway?
At The Drive In - One Armed Scissor

Coyote

a record you fell in love to
Electribe 101 - Tell Me When The Fever Ended

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sepultura - Ratamahatta

Black Angels

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

Suzanne Vega

first record you remember

It's a record of Flameco that my ...

Simone White

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Cure - Pornography

Lucky Luke

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

DJ Mehdi

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

Max Romeo

you wash your hair?

It’s hardly ever that I wash my ...

Julia Franck

take these three CDs/records with you:
Arvo Pärt - Alina

Terry Lynn

favorite band hailing from the city?

Jimmy Cliff

Lindstrom

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

Horace Andy

No. 2
Bob Marley - Hypocrites

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

The Hidden Cameras

your liberation anthem
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street

Gwyneth Herbert

you take a bubble bath?
Joseph Marie Canteloube - Bailero from Chants d'Auvergn...

First Aid Kit

you prepare for an important date?
Karen Dalton - When A Man Loves A Woman

Fol Chen

you relax on a beach?
Tom Waits - The Ocean Doesn't Want Me

Oyvind Morken

perfect anthem for Oslo

If you ask Oslo, probably some Rihanna shit ...

Hannah Scott

best soundtrack ever
Badly Drawn Boy - About A Boy

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite English words

ubiquitous / tremendous / subsequently / cacophony / bollocks

Kid Koala

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

Theo Parrish

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No music! I like to face the scary ...

Yuck

you are love sick?
The Cure - Friday I'm in Love

Cosmo Vitelli

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kim Fowley - The Trip

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Leonard Bernstein - Westside Story

Seether

you prepare for an important date?
Revolting Cocks - Do Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are in a depressive mood?
Freddy Fischer & His Cosmic Rocktime Band - Disco Dell'...

Anna Kashfi

perfect anthem for Manchester
David Bowie - Suffragette City

Empire Of The Sun

you prepare for an important date?
Coconut Records - West Coast

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things that make you sexy

I dunno... aftershave, beers?

New Young Pony Club

first record you remember
The Eagles

Charles Webster

you run naked through a cornfield?
Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Metronomy

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Oscar: I started using television-theme tunes as ring ...

Robin Saville

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

Wolfmother

you run naked through a cornfield?
Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings

Alexandra Hope

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Dusty Springfield - You Don't Own Me

Kool & The Gang

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

Leo Zero

record you were looking for the longest
Tullio de Piscopo - Primavera (Stop Bajon)

Defend Moscow

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Trevor Jackson

you are on a football field?

I never play football.

Alter Ego

the song to be played at your funeral
Buzzcocks - Nothing Left

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Lopazz

you meet your parents?
Elvis Presley

Chromatics

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Yello - I Love You

Jakob der Lügner

you cook?
Pizzicato Five - Twiggy Twiggy

Trentemoller

you make breakfast?
Brian Eno - Thursday Afternoon

Trusme

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Karl Culley

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - Wild Horses

Cortney Tidwell

No. 7
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead

Ralphi Rosario

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

Circlesquare

you wake up?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

The Phantom Band

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Scouting For Girls

Sibrydion

your boozed up anthem
Underworld - Rez

Tiga

a song you wish you'd written yourself
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

Lhasa

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s none of my business.

Soul Clap

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Candi Staton

perfect anthem for Hanceville
Judy Garland - Over The Rainbow

Chateau Flight

record you were looking for the longest

I’m excited by so many records, I ...

Kalabrese

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Adrian Stern

Justine D

5 favorite magazines

I loathe magazines.

The Shortwave Set

perfect anthem for London
The Spice Girls - Wannabe

Beautiful Swimmers

you ride a bicycle?
Autechre - Goz Quarter

Brennan Green

you go to a club?

The music that is playing. Of course.

Mystery Jets

you camp in the desert?
The Doors - The End

Studio

you run naked through a cornfield?
Iggy Pop - Eat Or Be Eaten

DJ Nature

a song that reminds your friends of you
B.B.C.S. & A - Rock Shock

Tom Vek

you cook?
Gonzales - Gogol

The Late Greats

you prepare for an important date?
Iggy Pop - Success

Matmos

you take a bubble bath?
The Norman Luboff Choir - But Beautiful

Andy Gill

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Fame

Jill Jones

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

Meret Becker

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

Devendra Banhart

you wash your hair?
Pere Ubu - The Modern Dance

Modeselektor

5 favorite cities

Berlin / San Francisco / New York / Rüdersdorf / Bukarest

Captain Sensible

you fall asleep?
Terry Riley - A Rainbow In Curved Air

Ame

you destroy a hotel room?
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

Michael Reinboth

you camp in the desert?
Can

Sondre Lerche

you play a game of chess?
Marcos Valle

Mr Scruff

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

Bobbito Garcia

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t drive, I only ride my ...

Syd Matters

you are in a depressive mood?
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Spanish Dance Troupe

Chris Carrier

you rob a bank?

I made a song for that called «La ...

DJ Kent

you walk in the rain?
Flash & The Pan - Walking In The Rain

Ingrid Olava

favorite street?

Not in any way our main Street Karl ...

Port O'Brien

a song that reminds you of school
Songs:Ohia - Two Blue Lights

Bjorn Torske

you wake up?

A ridiculous marching-band type melody which is the ...

Howling Bells

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Etta James - At Last

Glimpse

5 favorite magazines

Wired / White Dwarf / Heat / Men Only  / Butt Magazine

Zambri

you run naked through a cornfield?
Sigur Rós - Svefn-g-Englar

Still Going

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Rolling Stones - Love In Vain

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Martin Rev

you prepare for an important date?
The Rolling Stones

Jackpot

you sit in the subway?
Chrome - Static Gravity

Duke Special

perfect anthem for Belfast
Van Morrison - Coney Island

Alela Diane

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

Chikinki

record you were looking for the longest
Nina Simone - Jazz As Played In An Exclusive Side Stree...
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

Finger Magazine A Bi-Annual Print Publication, 64 pages, 4c, 6000 copies, distributed worldwide

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

The Chromatics are finally back. After their very promising debut they took some time to come back with an album that finally shows the full potential of what Johnny Jewel & co is capable of. Where «In The City» left off ...

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Hannah Cohen

best concert you ever attended
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Doe Paoro

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

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Valery Gore

you drive a car late at night?
Cousteau - Last Good Day Of The Year

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Sarah Jaffe

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

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