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Omar

is an icon of UK soul. Starting with his first and also biggest success to date «There’s Nothing Like This» in 1991 he became slowly but surely the precursor of the Nu Classic Soul genre and has a fanbase that includes Erykah Badu and Stevie Wonder (who duetted on his last album).

a song that reminds you of school
Madness - Baggy Trousers
your boozed up anthem
Slade - Merry Christmas Everybody
a record you fell in love to
The Softones - Hey There Lonely Girl
the song to be played at your funeral
The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine
your liberation anthem
The South African national anthem

Which is «Nkosi Sikelei' iAfrika».

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling
first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Anything by Stevie Wonder.

Tahiti 80

first record you bought
Lipps Inc. - Funky Town

Whirlwind Heat

you fall asleep?
Vincent Gallo - When

Phil Mison

record you were looking for the longest
Crazy Eddie - Rap In Africa

Everything Everything

your ultimate heartbreak song
Destiny's Child - Independent Women

Tiga

you cook?

Never happens. I only cook breakfast cereal.

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
Matmos - The Rose Has Teeth In The Mouth Of A Beast

Franz Nicolay

you fall asleep?
Mark Eitzel - Everything Is Beautiful

Ilya Santana

you come home from the club?
Andreas Vollenweider

Chikinki

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

Heavy

you make breakfast?
Flora Purim - 500 Miles High

In Flagranti

you run from the cops?

That’s too long ago, I was a ...

Joakim

you destroy a hotel room?
The Damned - Neat Neat Neat

Kurt Maloo

you feel lonely?
Joe Sample & Randy Crawford - Rio De Janeiro Blue

Gary Numan

your boozed up anthem
Depeche Mode - Higher Love

Dollboy

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

Toby Tobias

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

Bjorn Torske

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Count Ossie And The Mystic Revelation Of Rastafari - Gr...

Chelonis R. Jones

your party anthem
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Trophy

Valery Gore

you eat a pizza?
Nick Zubeck - Cherry Sunshine

Grizzly Bear

you need to get work done?

Silence.

DJ Nature

best concert you ever attended
Manicured Noise

Cosmo Vitelli

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jandek

Empire Of The Sun

you are love sick?
Carole King - So Far Away

Trentemoller

you are in a depressive mood?
Mazzy Star - Among My Swan

Ame

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Paul Hindemith

Andy Gill

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Tom Vek

you cook?
Gonzales - Gogol

Ralphi Rosario

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

Bing Ji Ling

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Linda Lewis

the song to be played at your funeral
Judy Garland - Over the Rainbow

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite records
Various - Miami Sound: Rare Funk & Soul from Miami Flor...

Daniel Wang

best Stevie Wonder song
Sergio Mendes - The Real Thing

Coyote

first record you remember
Middle Of The Road - Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite personal belongings

cat / computer / toys / records / books & comics

Nils Frahm

you go to a soundsystem?
Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto - Revep

Moonboots

No. 8
Various Artists - Balearic Beats Volume One

Yellowman

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

Johnossi

which song fits the city the best?
Lasse Berghagen - Stockholm i mitt hjärta

Al McKay

you make love?
Thomas Newman - Meet Joe Black (OST)

Peter Kruder

your sunday morning song
Quiet Village - Pacific Rhythm

Gossip

you make love?
Lou Reed - My Red Joy Stick

Wooden Birds

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - A Forest

Dan Michaelson

your sunday morning song

Whatever my girlfriend chooses, theres no sense in ...

Broken Social Scene

start to learn these three things:

play cello / use pro tools / carpentry

Shitdisco

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Blur - Girls And Boys

Kasper Bjorke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Plainsong

The Late Greats

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Talking Heads - Burning Down The House

Andreya Triana

the song to be played at your funeral
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Kissogram

you walk in the rain?
Wet Wet Wet

The Phantom Band

first record you bought
AC/DC - The Razors Edge

Molly Wagger

you come home from the club?
Tindersticks - The Organist Entertains

Papst & Abstinenzler

you feel lonely?
Lee Hazlewood - My Autumn's Done Come

Beautiful Swimmers

you go to a club?
Wally Badarou - Hi Life

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Lee Perry

Seelenluft

a song that inspires you
Johnny Cash - Solitary Man

Jesse Lenat

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

Justine D

you jog?
Kraftwerk - Trans Europe Express

Stratus

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Specials - Ghost Town

Colder

No. 7
Chris & Cosey - October Love Song

Drugstore

first record you remember
The Carpenters

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
The Microphones - The Glow, Pt. 2

Devendra Banhart

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver

Whitehouse

your party anthem
Baby's Gang - Happy Song

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best day of the week in the city?

The whole week is basically the same, hence ...

Oneida

you go to a club?

Haven’t been to a club.

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Dani Siciliano

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Blackbird

Kalabrese

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Harold Faltermeyer - Axel F

The Ones

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - You And I

Justice

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

Fan Death

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I don’t even own a phone.

Peter Broderick

best concert you ever attended
Sam Amidon

The Morning Benders

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elliott Smith - New Disaster

Comanechi

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Owada - Nothing

Zambri

you go fishing?
The Beatles - Blackbird

The Hidden Cameras

a song to seduce you
Scott Walker

Pastor

best concert you ever attended
Daft Punk

Cosmo

5 favorite books

Leo Tolstoy: «War And Peace» / Mikhail Bulgakov: «The ...

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Sergei Wassiljewitsch Rachmaninow

Droog

you meet your parents?
The Beatles - In My Life

Modeselektor

5 favorite cities

Berlin / San Francisco / New York / Rüdersdorf / Bukarest

Clare & The Reasons

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

Vashti Bunyan

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

Cosmin TRG

take these three books along:

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

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Anna Kashfi

perfect anthem for Manchester
Happy Mondays - Kinky Afro

James Pants

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

Senor Coconut

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

Horace Andy

No. 7
Burning Spear - Marcus Garvey

José James

you sit in the subway?
J Dilla

Cypress Hill

the song to be played at your funeral
Miles Davis

Tanya Stephens

you are love sick?
Wheatus - Teenage Dirtbag

The Bees

you play ping-pong?
Daft Punk - Around The World

Mooner

No. 9
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Left Handed Dream

Heidi

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

you camp in the desert?
The Carter Family - No Telephone In Heaven

Dillon

you wake up?
Billie Holiday - It's The Same Old Story

Lhasa

record you were looking for the longest

My first album took me 24 years to ...

Paul Frick

you eat a pizza?
Dam-Funk - Hood Pass

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Elvis Presley - That’s All Right, Mama

DJ Nu-Mark

your party anthem
Mark The 45 King - The 900 Number

Kool & The Gang

you make love?
Heatwave - Always And Forever

Pepe Bradock

you run naked through a cornfield?
Hamiet Bluiett - The Village Of Brooklyn, Illinois 6205...

Hannah Cohen

first record you bought

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

The Rayographs

the song to be played at your funeral
Tim Curry - Antyhing Can Happen On Halloween

Our Broken Garden

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

The Miserable Rich

you camp in the desert?
Devendra Banhart - Cripple Crow

Kool Keith

perfect anthem for New York
Maze feat Frankie Beverly - Before I Let Go

Sandi Thom

you fall asleep?
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Barn Owl

you work in the garden?
Jack Rose - Spirits In The House

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

Kon & Amir

you need to get work done?
DJ Assault - Ass N Titties

Soul Mekanik

you drive into the country?
Canned Heat - Going Up The Country

Osborne

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith

Fanfarlo

a record you fell in love to
Big Star - Thirteen

Ora Cogan

you fall asleep?
Grouper - Heavy Water/I'd Rather Be Sleeping

Living Things

you destroy a hotel room?
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

Tridact

you feel like 1982?
Kenny Loggins - Heart To Heart

Metronomy

first record you remember
The Beatles - Please Please Me

Apache Beat

best concert you ever attended
Radiohead

The Bangles

you wake up?
Dusty Springfield - Just A Little Lovin'

Fol Chen

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Moondog - Why Spend The Dark Night With You

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
The Who - 5:15

Bodies Of Water

a song you would send over the ocean
Maurice Ravel - Daphnis Et Chloé - Part 2: Même Mouveme...

Irvine Welsh

your ultimate heartbreak song
ABBA - S.O.S.

Tindersticks

your sunday morning song

The radio is my Sunday morning. BBC. Radio ...

David Pajo

take these three tools with you:

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Funkmasters

best Miles Davis song
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

Candi Staton

you come home from the club?
The Platters - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite personal belongings

slippers / telephone / guitar / car / iPod

Dynamite Deluxe

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

AM

No. 4
Selda - Selda

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you stay in bed?
Milton Nascimento - Clube de Esquina

Zohra

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Nelly Furtado - All Good Things (Come To An End)

Vetiver

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kathy Heideman - Sleep A Million Years

The Earlies

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Depeche Mode - Black Celebration

Still Going

first record you bought
Serge Gainsbourg - Love On The Beat

Shawn Lee

your ultimate heartbreak song
Eric Carmen - All By Myself

Michael Reinboth

you sit in the subway?
David Byrne & Brian Eno - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts

Gwyneth Herbert

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

Bloc Party

you wake up?
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Major Lazer - Hold The Line

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds you of school
Slade - Cum On Feel The Noize

Black Devil Disco Club

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5

We Are Scientists

5 favorite cities

San Francisco, CA / Berkeley, CA / New York, NY ...

Baikonour

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

Cornelius

you sit in the subway?
Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train

Caron Wheeler

you sit in the subway?
Stevie Wonder - All Day Sucker

Bottin

you are love sick?
Sade

Social Disco Club

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

Minus 8

you drive a car late at night?
Metallica - Ride The Lightning

Max Essa

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Jan Akkerman & Kaz Lux - Tranquilizer

James Holden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Portishead

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal victories

The birth of my daughter in 2006 / Doing ...

Dollskabeat

5 favorite books

Anthony Burgess: «A Clockwork Orange» / William Shakespeare: «Romeo ...

Lisbee Stainton

best concert you ever attended
Annie Lennox

Mark Richardson

you are on the tour bus?
The Virginmarys - Bang Bang Bang

Sondre Lerche

you fall asleep?
Bing Crosby - Moonlight Becomes You

Georg Levin

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

Sarah Jaffe

your liberation anthem
Phantogram - Don't Move

Al Kent

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you come home from the club?

Flo: Ich würd gern was hören ...

Plum

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Finger / The Metro / Future Music

Birdy Nam Nam

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Radiohead - All I Need

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Paperclip People - Clear And Present

The Chap

5 favorite personal victories

Recovering from diarrhea and dehydration to rock the ...

Neon Heights

you destroy a hotel room?
KRS-One - Sound Of Da Police

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite movies

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

Sven Väth

a song that reminds your friends of you
Off - Electrica Salsa

Jesper Dahlbäck

where do you kiss the last time (or where would you like to)?

Second to last was on the street I ...

Mechanical Bride

you take a bubble bath?
Claude Debussy - Clair De Lune

Tal Weiss

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

Round Table Knights

you rob a bank?
The Stooges - Down On The Street

Electric 6

you sit in a plane?
Cat Power - The Covers Record

Jakob der Lügner

your ultimate heartbreak song
Trio - Sabine, Sabine, Sabine

Pink Skull

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

Quiet Village

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Lovefingers

you run naked through a cornfield?
Colin Blunstone - I Want Some More

Glen Johnson

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now

A Guy Called Gerald

you are in a romantic mood?
The Lounge Jays - Sex Mechanic

Dennis Kane

first record you bought
The Temptations - Cloud Nine

Midlake

first record you remember
Chuck Berry

Holy Ghost!

you are love sick?
Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters

Coldplay

first record you bought
Postman Pat

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you take a bubble bath?
Bernard Herrmann - Psycho OST

Brasstronaut

you sit in a plane?
Sigur Ros - Myrkur (Von Remix Version)

Leon Ware

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Erroll Garner - Misty

Beverley Knight

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Led Zeppelin - Stairway To Heaven

Max Tundra

your boozed up anthem
The Old Signs - Seaside Postcard

These New Puritans

you sit in the subway?
Eric Serra - The Fifth Element

Au Revoir Simone

you relax on a beach?
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Datarock

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
JR Ewing

Chuck D

you ride a bicycle?

Break Beats

Bill Adler

best Def Jam record ever
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

Monday Michiru

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Gilles Peterson

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Micah P. Hinson

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

Simple Kid

you relax on a beach?
John Barry - The Midnight Cowboy Soundtrack

Olafur Arnalds

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

Nick Chacona

you run naked through a cornfield?
Talking Heads - (Nothing But) Flowers

Tim Mälzer

take these three CDs/records with you:
AC/DC - Let There Be Rock

Faust

you sit in the subway?

Ich fahre nicht U-Bahn, es ist einfach zu ...

Kid Loco

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

first record you remember
The Tornados - Telstar

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

Trusme

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Anything that is sang on X Factor.

Lydia Lunch

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Which I do at least once a week ...

First Aid Kit

you make love?
Devendra Banhart - Lover

Mouse On Mars

get these three pets:

Papagei (Klassiker) / Äffchen / Walfisch

Tracey Thorn

your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you take a bubble bath?

No. Never. But when the next record kicks ...

Charles Webster

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

Mugison

5 favorite animals

Humans / Monkeys – used to have one when I ...

Wolfmother

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

The Priscillas

start to learn these three things:

K: Japanese / fishing / wanking

Little Jackie

you take a bubble bath?
Janis Joplin

The Revenge

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

Lotte Kestner

your party anthem

Right now it's the new Big Boi ...

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite instruments

clavinet / aoelean pipes / piano / violins / cellos

Dave Clarke

perfect anthem for Brighton
Stray Cats - Rumble In Brighton

Chromatics

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nico - The Desert Shore

Psychic Ills

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

Mungolian Jetset

you go to a club?
Will Powers - Adventures In Success

Jacques Renault

No. 9
Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love

No Age

you pretend to be married?
Sid Vicious - Stepping Stone

Emma Tricca

you sit in the subway?
Tom Waits - Ol' 55

Ray Mang

you relax on a beach?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

Wordsworth

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

Kelli Ali

you come home from the club?
Max Richter - Iconography

DJ Hell

you go to a club?

Techno music.

Jazzanova

you take part in a peace rally?
Udo Jürgens - Peace Now

Lucky Soul

you walk in the rain?
Love Unlimited Orchestra - Walking In The Rain (With Th...

Nedry

record you were looking for the longest
Ceschi - They Hate Francisco False

Azari & III

you wake up?
India Arie - Ready For Love

Hatcham Social

your ultimate heartbreak song
Buddy Holly - Love Is Strange

Whomadewho

you watch girls go by?
Blur - Song 2

Circlesquare

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Santo & Johnny - Sleep Walk

The Good Natured

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

I don’t live in a city, I ...

Omar

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
The Police - Voices Inside My Head

Loane

record you were looking for the longest

Mine!

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

Little Dragon

5 favorite human inventions

Synthesizer / Fork / Popcorn / Cake / Swiss army knife

James Yorkston

best concert you ever attended
Alien Sex Fiend

GusGus

you go to a club?
Q-Burns - Anstract Message

Morningwood

you make love?
Motörhead

Race Horses

you are love sick?
Roy Orbison - Love Hurts

Kathy Zimmer

a record you fell in love to
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It for You)

Trevor Jackson

you are on a football field?

I never play football.

Moving Units

you sit in the subway?

Steel wheels.

Gnod

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It For You)

Ben Watt

you wake up?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Tiago

you prepare for an important date?
Gilbert O' Sullivan - Too Much Attention

El-P

you relax on a beach?

Doesn't happen.

Bomb The Bass

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

Hannah Scott

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars?

Yuck

you take a bubble bath?
Babes In Toyland - Bluebell

Radio 4

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beastie Boys - Professor Booty

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite magazines

Zeit, Geo, Süddeutsche, Falter, Wire.

Malachai

you make love?
System Of A Down

Martin Rev

you make love?
Maurice Ravel - Daphne Et Chloé

Rich Medina

a song that reminds your friends of you
Biz Markie - My Man Rich

Bobbito Garcia

you fall asleep?

I can’t hear music when I’m ...

Future Beat Alliance

a record you fell in love to

I have not found love yet! 

Belle & Sebastian

you feel like 1982?
The Human League - Don't You Want Me

Chrome Hoof

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Weird Al Yankovic - Eat It

Smudo

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Ich sprang nur einmal und da war nix ...

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

Woodpigeon

5 favorite human inventions

Plumbing / Bicycles / Guitars / Analogue Recorders / International Travel

Alexander Robotnick

you sit in a plane?
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

Sumner Brothers

you play ping-pong?
James Brown - The Payback

Shakespeares Sister

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bananarama - Venus

New Young Pony Club

the song to be played at your funeral
Radiohead - How To Disappear Completely

Miss Platnum

you make love?
Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady

Kid Koala

you run naked through a cornfield?

That will never happen.

DJ Vadim

the song to be played at your funeral
Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

Barbara Carlotti

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Jesh

No. 7
Ludwig Van Beethoven - The 9 Symphonies

Rocko Schamoni

favorite restaurant?

Vienna – Fettstrasse 2

Karolina Stenstöm

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

Saint Etienne

you make love?
Fleetwood Mac - Sara

Wolf People

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

The Jackets

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Castaways - Liar, Liar

Simone White

first record you remember
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Theo Parrish

record you were looking for the longest
Atmosfear - Motivation

Alva Noto

you wake up?
Feist - 1, 2, 3, 4

Syd Matters

you wake up?
Radiohead - Go To Sleep

David Morales

you watch porn?
Master C&J - Face It

Peter, Bjorn & John

you go to a club?
Zongamin - Serious Trouble

Turzi

your party anthem
The Maxx - Techno Time

Minotaur Shock

you destroy a hotel room?
PJ Harvey - Rid Of Me

King Britt

the song to be played at your funeral
The Smiths - Asleep

Bill Brewster

you are stoned?
Harvey Mandel - The Snake

Angel Deradoorian

a song that reminds you of school
At The Drive-In - One-Armed Scissor

The Golden Filter

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

Love Inks

perfect song to end a party with
Dr. John - Night Tripper

Dominique Leone

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

Ricardo Villalobos

a record you fell in love to
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - The Power Of Love

Marcus Bonfanti

best concert you ever attended
Tom Waits

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite instruments

Ableton Live / Piano / Rhodes / Gitarre / Saxophon

Marissa Nadler

you feel like 1982?

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

Mélissa Laveaux

record you were looking for the longest
Martha Jean-Claude - Canciones de Hayiti

Headman

best soundtrack ever
Ennio Morricone - Once Upon A Time In America

Erol Alkan

you are on a football field?
The Stone Roses - This Is The One

Junior Boys

your party anthem
Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride

Terry Lynn

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Shottas» by Cess Silvera.

Soul Clap

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Newton Faulkner

No. 8
Thomas Leeb - Riddle

Travis

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

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite things about New York

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

The Shortwave Set

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

Robin Saville

you are love sick?
Isan - Dilly

Alex Smoke

you make love?

Gabba

John Daly

start to learn these three things:

martial arts / transcendental meditation / levitation

Black Angels

you wake up?
Love - Can't Explain

Lucky Luke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Primal Scream - Come Together

Chateau Flight

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Ost & Kjex

you are love sick?
Eurythmics - Take Me To Your Heart

The Invisible

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime

Hugh Herrera

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ernest Saint Laurent - Surf Club

Rumer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Come Together

Manuel Tur

first record you bought
Alex Gopher - Party People

Division Of Laura Lee

you go to a club?
The Go-Go's - We Got The Beat

We Are Wolves

take these three DVDs along:

«Down By Law» by Jim Jarmush, with Tom ...

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal belongings

my photo albums / my record collection / my doggie ...

!!!

you feel like 1982?
Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence (Extended Mix)

Chris Carrier

you go to a club?

It depends on the driver.

White Hinterland

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - Hot Burrito #1

Pearly Gates

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

Studio

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Sebastien Tellier - La Ritournelle

Nocturnes

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Chad VanGaalen - Rabid Bits Of Time

Alexandra Hope

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

Boozoo Bajou

No. 9
Tony Joe White - Black & White

Jay Jay Johanson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh! I wouldn’t listen to any music ...

Polly Scattergood

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

Howlin' Rain

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing

Wall-E

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

Sam Amidon

you drive a car late at night?
Miles Davis - The Complete Live At The Plugged Nickel

Mark E.

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

Camille

you walk in the rain?

«Singing In The Rain» sung by myself.

ESG

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

Glass Candy

a song that reminds you of school
Twisted Sister - We're Not Gonna Take It

Ingrid Olava

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reprise» by Joakim Trier. Excellent!

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The McCoys - Hang On Sloopy

Ian Pooley

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Joan As Police Woman

you sit in the subway?
Adam & The Ants - Family Of Noise

Tony Carrasco

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Klein & M.B.O. - Dirty Talk

Thieves Like Us

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

Holger Czukay

you sit in a plane?

Konzentriere mich da aufs Kurshalten.

Magic Arm

you make breakfast?
The Buena Vista Social Club

Lanoiraude

5 favorite animals

Spiders / snakes / alligators / sharks / lobsters – as in salads ...

Marc Romboy

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

Annie

you cook?
Madonna - Into The Groove

Brennan Green

you feel like 1982?

I can’t recall what I was listening ...

2raumwohnung

take these three CDs/records with you:
Ravi Shankar

Efterklang

the song to be played at your funeral
Fred Astaire - He Loves And She Loves

DJ Cherrystones

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sunn O))) - White 2

Heidi Happy

you drive a car late at night?

Da hab ich nichts zu sagen. Hab selber ...

CALLmeKAT

favorite building?

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

Rainer Trüby

you come home from the club?
Pat Metheny Group - Are You Going Wih Me

Slove

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Numero - C'est Fini

Sibrydion

No. 4
Edward H. Dafis - Ffordd Newydd Eingl-Americanaidd Grêt...

James Murphy

you wash your hair?
Chrome - Firebomb

Pacifika

5 favorite cartoon characters

Bugs Bunny / The Green Goblin / The Roadrunner / Yosemite ...

Lone Wolf

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jason Molina - It's Easier Now

Art Brut

the song to be played at your funeral
Alan Silvestri - Back To The Future

M.A.N.D.Y.

you wake up?
Beck - We Live Again

Jill Jones

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Radiohead - House Of Cards

David Rodigan

No. 20
Shaggy - Big Up

Bob Power

you wake up?
The Beatles - Good Day Sunshine

Architecture In Helsinki

your ultimate heartbreak song
J Dilla - Last Donut Of The Night

Kissey Asplund

perfect anthem for Stockholm
Jan Johanson - Visa Fran Utanmyra

Riccio

favorite street corner?

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

Aaron Wright

record you were looking for the longest
Ron Sexsmith

Penguin Prison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
N.O.R.E. - Banned From TV

Erobique

you come home from the club?
Hildegard Knef - Ich bin zu müde, um Schlafen zu gehen

Ronny & Renzo

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

Howling Bells

you sit in a plane?
Boards Of Canada

Lindstrom

you make breakfast?
Baffo Banfi - Vino, Donne e Una Tastiera

Panico

learn these three songs by heart:
The Cure - Play For Today

The Project Club

you sit in the subway?
Mirwais - Disco Science

Interpol

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Luke Solomon

you jog?
LCD Soundsystem - Get Innocuous

Port O'Brien

you go fishing?
R. Kelly - Real Talk

Ashley Beedle

you sit in a plane?

Books and mags only on planes.

Sharon van Etten

best concert you ever attended
Patti Smith

Jimmy Edgar

a record you fell in love to
Kraftwerk - Man Machine

Padded Cell

you come home from the club?

Cherrystone's new Mix CD «Crawl Back To ...

Gary Lucas

the song to be played at your funeral
The J.B.'s - Doin' It To Death Part One And Two

Memory Band

you go to a club?
Clipse

Hot Chip

you sit in a plane?
Paul Simon - Hearts And Bones

Marius Circus

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

Morgan Geist

you go to a club?

I want silence before the club.

DJ Touché

No. 2

«Tenebrae» (Dario Argento, 1982). A stylish 'giallo' from ...

Blow Monkeys

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

Jonathan Wilson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Benji Hughes - Girl In The Tower

Million Stylez

favorite restaurant?

It’s an Indian restaurant nearby my studio ...

Dego

you wake up?
Underground Resistance - The Final Frontier

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite bands you know personally

mein erstes Transistor-Radio, das ich mir ans Fahrrad ...

Daddy-O

you feel like 1982?
Cold Crush Brothers vs. Fantastic 5

Cazals

record you were looking for the longest
The Action - I'll Keep Holding On

Final Fantasy

you eat a cucumber?

I don’t know. 

Alan Oldham

No. 4
«Strange Days»

Casual

you watch girls go by?
El Debarge

Bill Callahan

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

Parlour

a song that reminds your friends of you
Harry Nilsson - Jump Into The Fire

White Denim

first record you bought
Digable Plantes - Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time An...

Matthew Dear

learn these three songs by heart:
The Beatles - Help!

Morton Valence

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly

Lloyd Cole

first record you bought
The Chi-Lites - Have You Seen Her

Apiento

your party anthem
Prince & The New Power Generation - Gett Off

Woolfy

best Beatles song

Impossible to answer, wait, no, it’s impossible...

Max Romeo

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

Matmos

you wash your hair?

That's ridiculous, I'm washing my hair ...

Kinky

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Does It Offend You, Yeah? - We Are Rockstars

Erik Truffaz

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Gabriel Fauré

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Carpenters

Sebastien Tellier

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg - Manon

Brothers Of End

you sit in a plane?
Queens Of The Stone Age - The Lost Art Of Keeping A Sec...

Mystery Jets

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Einstürzende Neubauten - Halber Mensch

Gravenhurst

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Happy Mondays - Squirrel & G-Man Twenty Four Hour Party...

Bit-tuner

take these three DVDs along:

«Lost Highway» von David Lynch /  «2001: A Space ...

John Klemmer

you fall asleep?

I am fascinated by any and all music ...

Higamos Hogamos

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

Chris & Cosey

a record you fell in love to
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Melanie C

5 favorite magazines

Vogue / Elle / Elle Decoration / In Style / Zest

Bebel Gilberto

perfect anthem for New York
Radiohead

Wooden Shjips

you take a bubble bath?
Miles Davis - Round Midnight

Dinky

5 favorite records
Chica And The Folder - Under The Balcony

Ratatat

first record you bought
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - He's The DJ, I'm The...

Wally Badarou

your party anthem
James Brown - There Was A Time

Anne Clark

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

Tim Sweeney

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

Luke Haines

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Pyrolator

you feel like 1982?
Wire - Two People In A Room

Fingerpicked

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

Afrika Bambaataa

the song to be played at your funeral
Diana Ross - Theme Form Mahogany (Do You Know Where You...

The Loose Salute

best concert you ever attended

Ride, Brixton Academy

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite people in history you look up to

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

Kinski

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Orishas

you watch girls go by?
Marc Anthony - Valio La Pena

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Cassius - Rock Number One (K.I.M. Remix)

Karl Bartos

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Help!

Ed Harcourt

you prepare for an important date?
Mudhoney - Touch Me I'm Sick

David Holmes

you wake up?
Stereolab

Prince Language

the song to be played at your funeral
King Tubby - Release The Dub

Spinto Band

your party anthem
C & C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody D...

N.A.S.A.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bomb The Bass - Beat Dis

The Diaphanoids

you are on a football field?
Tambours Du Bronx

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Pharoah Sanders - Naima

US3

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Waits - Martha

Alela Diane

first record you bought
The Shangri-Las

Zwicker

you paint your apartment?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

A Mountain Of One

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

Kathryn Williams

you jog?

I don’t jog.

My Morning Jacket

you make love?
Outkast - Spread

Leo Zero

best concert you ever attended
Trouble Funk

Ilija Rudman

first record you remember
Engelbert Humperdinck - Spanish Eyes

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
LCD Soundsystem

Audie Darling

favorite sound in the city?

Crickets. And on that note, fireflies don’t ...

Nicole Willis

a song that reminds you of school
Josef K - Sorry For Laughing

Captain Sensible

take these three CDs/records with you:
Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express - Oblivion Express

Emmy The Great

a record you fell in love to
Animal Collective - Spirit They're Gone, Spirit They've...

Unconventional Science

a song that reminds you of school
Black Star - Thieves In The Night

Motor City Drum Ensemble

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

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

Seether

No. 3
Deftones - White Pony

Julia Franck

take these three CDs/records with you:
Michel Petrucciani - Both Worlds

Defend Moscow

best Pet Shop Boys song
Pet Shop Boys - It's A Sin

Gemma Ray

you shop for shoes?
The Velvelettes - Needle In A Haystack

Jacob Golden

your sunday morning song
Nick Drake

The Emperor Machine

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

Rod Thomas

the song to be played at your funeral
Richard Swift - Looking Back, I Should Have Been Home M...

Kevin Saunderson

best movie that takes place in the city?

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

Telephones

you want to disturb your neighbours?

One of my current neighbours just smashed her ...

Defari

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions

Bush Tetras

you sit in a plane?
Manu Chao - Clandestino

DJ Kent

you drive into the country?
The KLF - Chill Out

Bosque Brown

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Townes Van Zandt - Marie

Boom Bip

you wake up?
Ice Cube - The Wrong Nigga To Fuck Wit

Richard Norris

you sit in the subway?
Wire - 154

Kaos

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

Swahili Blonde

you run naked through a cornfield?
Captain Beefheart - Clear Spot

J Rawls

5 favorite magazines

Waxpoetics / Scratch / Business Week / Keyboard / Remix

Glimpse

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

throw her out the window / Pretend your dead ...

Jean-Michel Jarre

first record you bought
The Shadows - Apache

Jimi Jamison

your boozed up anthem
Garth Brooks - Friends In Low Places

Michael Mayer

your party anthem
Anita Ward - Ring My Bell

Kris Menace

you watch girls go by?
Vikter Duplaix - Morning Fun

Odawas

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I should use one because I never answer ...

Lail Arad

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

My Bee's Garden

first record you remember
Erik Satie - Gymnopédies

Mr Scruff

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Brand Nubian - Wake Up

Jackpot

you sit in a plane?
Skinny Puppy - Dig It

Anja Schneider

record you were looking for the longest
Romanthony - The Wanderer

Rebelski

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Tom Waits - Lonely

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Milanese

Shine 2009

you are at the hairdresser?
Marlena Shaw - California Soul

Good Shoes

you fall asleep?
Björk - Pagan Poetry

Scout Niblett

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pixies - Hey

Leroy Burgess

the song to be played at your funeral
Mahalia Jackson - Trouble Of The World

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

Windsurf

best concert you ever attended
David Axelrod

Lopazz

you wake up?
Whitesnake - Bad Boys

Dwele

a song that reminds you of school
The B52's - Love Shack

VV Brown

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

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

Marit Bergman

a song that reminds you of school
Madonna - Like A Virgin

Doe Paoro

a song that reminds you of school
Dennis Alcapone – Teach The Children

Lo Fat Orchestra

a record you fell in love to
The Lemonheads - It's A Shame About Ray

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Invisible Conga People

you drive a car late at night?
The Jacks - Tokei O Tomete

Karl Culley

your party anthem
Little Richard - Good Golly Miss Molly

C. Gibbs

best video clip you ever saw
A Flock Of Seagulls - And I Ran

Caribou

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle

A Touch Of Class

first record you remember
The Beatles - Revolver

Tha 4orce

you run naked through a cornfield?
Johann Pachelbel - Canon

Todd Terje

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

The Fray

favorite restaurant?

An Italian restaurant named «Frasca». It’s actually ...

Hacienda

a song that reminds your friends of you
Lee Dorsey - Working In The Coalmine

Soft Rocks

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Mike Francis - Times Out Of Time

KT Tunstall

a song that reminds your friends of you
KT Tunstall - Suddenly I See

Ada

5 favorite DJs

Jan-Eric Kaiser / Martin Wysmyk / DJ Koze / Superpitcher / Erlend ...

Yoav

a song that reminds your friends of you
George Michael - Faith

Ian Hart

a song that reminds your friends of you
R.E.M. - Everybody Hurts

Stephan Remmler

a song that reminds you of school
Ritchie Valens - Donna

George Duke

your liberation anthem
Lift Every Voice And Sing

Justus Köhncke

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

Fujiya & Miyagi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Serge Gainsbourg - Boomerang

Air

your ultimate heartbreak song
Air - Left Bank

Chromeo

No. 9
Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance

When Saints Go Machine

you relax on a beach?
Beach House - Turtle Island

Phenomenal Handclap Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Cry Baby Cry

Oyvind Morken

the song to be played at your funeral
Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kr...

Trans Am

you cook?

Commercial radio stations.

Treefight For Sunlight

a record you fell in love to
Radiohead - OK Computer

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite personal tragedies

I think if a tragedy is indeed a ...

Young Knives

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Duke Special

your sunday morning song
Tom Waits - Come On Up To The House

Peanut Butter Wolf

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Distant Lover

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Ella Fitzgerald Songbooks

Lexx

you are in a depressive mood?
Richard Ashcroft - Check The Meaning

Fiona Daniel

you had enough of this world?

Ui... Ich glaube, dann höre ich etwas ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite places in LA

Jurassic Museum of Technology / Malibu Beach / St. Vincent ...

Ewan Pearson

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

Sandro Perri

you jog?
Miles Davis - On The Corner

Adonis

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Alter Ego

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing

DJ Mehdi

you run naked through a cornfield?
Stevie Wonder - Free

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

John Foxx

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Elgar - Enigma Variations

Headless Heroes

you play a game of chess?
Thelonious Monk - Between The Devil And The Deep Blue S...

Sóley

your party anthem
Fela Kuti

Charlotte Hatherley

you relax on a beach?
Cocteau Twins - Pandora

Prefuse 73

your liberation anthem
Pharoah Sanders - Tauhid (LP)

Mugwump

you play a game of chess?
Stevie Wonder - Race Babbling

Editors

you are on a football field?
Doves - Pounding

Telepopmusik

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Telepopmusik - Genetic World

Beppe Loda

you paint your apartment?
The Fifth Dimension - Let The Sunshine In

Morpheus

you run from the cops?
The Clash - I Fought The Law And The Law Won

Luca C & Brigante

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Being For The Benefit Of Mr Kite

Mavis Staples

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sly & The Family Stone - Hot Fun In The Summertime

Cajun Dance Party

a song you would use as a ring-tone

«Ring Ring» by Nokia. I hate ringtones!

The Soulsavers

your party anthem
Led Zeppelin - Rock And Roll

Constance Amiot

your boozed up anthem
Bob Dylan - Rainy Day Women

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Guns N’ Roses - November Rain
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Issue 6

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

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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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a song to seduce you

Not telling you.

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a song to seduce you
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Valery Gore

you stay in bed?
Kurt Vile - Peeping Tomboy

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Sarah Jaffe

a song that reminds your friends of you
Drake & Young Jeezy - Unforgettable

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