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Prefuse 73

is one of the aliases Guillermo Scott Herren uses to compose probably the most experimental hip hop in history. His debut «Vocal Studies & Uprock Narratives»  launched a whole genre – avant hip hop. Furthermore the American producer records as Savath & Savalas and Delarosa & Asora beautiful leftfield folktronica.

Which song do you listen to when...
you take a bubble bath?
Nina Simone
you camp in the desert?
Animal Collective
you go to a club?
Lord Finesse
you prepare for an important date?
Slum Village
you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton
you want to disturb your neighbours?

Prefuse 73 (rough mixes especially) – that shit disturbs me!

you drive a car late at night?

What car?

you fall asleep?
Tyondai Braxton
you make love?

Mixtapes that go different places, put on repeat.

you paint your apartment?
DJ Nobody
you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Nas
you play ping-pong?
The Mars Volta
you sit in a plane?
Jesu - Jesu (LP)
you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Broadcast
you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dungen
you are stoned?
Madlib
you sit in the subway?
Christian Fennesz

And shit that drowns out sound and people.

you wake up?
Dave Pajo - Pajo (LP)
a song that reminds you of school
Kurtis Blow - Basketball
best Stevie Wonder song

When anyone sings about season's changing... that's their best song.

your boozed up anthem
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Shimmy Shimmy Ya
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Booker Little - Man of Words
a record you fell in love to
Henry Mancini - A Touch Of Evil
first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall
the song to be played at your funeral
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Prekop - Sam Prekop

Stayed with me for a year.

your ultimate heartbreak song
Wendy & Bonnie - By The Sea
your liberation anthem
Pharoah Sanders - Tauhid (LP)
first record you bought
Prince - 1999
Michael Jackson - Thriller
a song that reminds your friends of you

Probably something I made over the years.

a song you would send over the ocean
Mark Hollis - Mark Hollis

That record doesn’t get old.

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Edan - Beauty And The Beat (LP)

J Rawls

5 favorite cities

New York / LA / Amsterdam / Tokyo / Las Vegas

Lloyd Cole

perfect tune to cruise to
Golden Earring - Radar Love

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds your friends of you
Devendra Banhart - Will Is My Friend

Aaron Wright

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Band - It Makes No Difference

Lhasa

your boozed up anthem
La Mala Rodriguez - Tengo Un Trato

Little Jackie

first record you remember
George Michael - Faith

Fanfarlo

perfect anthem for London
Sleeping States - London Fields

Chateau Flight

best song by Serge Gainsbourg
Serge Gainsbourg - Ballad of Melody Nelson (LP)

Wordsworth

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

Jacob Golden

your party anthem
Whodini - Freaks Come Out At Night

Marissa Nadler

you wake up?

Nation Public Radio

Fingerpicked


Playlist: they call it Martini sommer - november 2011

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite movies

«Jacob’s Ladder» by Adrian Lyne / «The Idiots ...

Yellowman

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

The Shortwave Set

perfect anthem for London
The Spice Girls - Wannabe

Beautiful Swimmers

you make love?
Cocteau Twins & Harold Budd

Moonboots

best concert you ever attended
The Penguin Café Orchestra

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cartoon characters

Hank Hill (from «King of the Hill») / Doug ...

The Good Natured

take these three CDs/records with you:
Arcade Fire - Funeral

Port O'Brien

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Hacienda

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Presley - Loving You

Peter Broderick

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

Ewan Pearson

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

Large Professor

No. 4
Lovebug Starski - Do The Right Thing

Chromatics

a song that reminds you of school
Def Leppard

Beppe Loda

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

Cosmo Vitelli

learn these three songs by heart:
Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman

Bob Power

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elton John - Come Down In Time

Anni Rossi

5 favorite personal tragedies

face planting on the zip line on the ...

Social Disco Club

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

Irvine Welsh

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You

Ray Mang

you stay in bed?
Gwen Guthrie - Seventh Heaven

Dwele

record you were looking for the longest
Kool & The Gang - Open Sesame

Kid Koala

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Carlos Santana - Spooky

Mélissa Laveaux

your ultimate heartbreak song
Stina Nordenstam - Everyone Else In The World

Plum

which person from the city you like the most?

Gav

No Age

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
The Jesus And Mary Chain - You Trip Me Up

Seether

you take a bubble bath?
Bobby Darin - Splish Splash

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite records
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Penguin Café Orchestra

Young Knives

a record you fell in love to
Paul Weller - Wild Wood

Rumer

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dusty Springfield - Just A Little Lovin'

Richard Norris

you rob a bank?
Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

Yoav

a record you fell in love to
Depeche Mode - Songs Of Faith And Devotion

Grizzly Bear

you ride a bicycle?
Panda Bear - Carrots

El-P

you drive a car late at night?
Jay-Z - 99 Problems

Kinski

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Guided By Voices - Universal Truths And Cycles (LP)

Prefuse 73

you prepare for an important date?
Slum Village

Max Essa

you go to a club?
Gepy & Gepy - Machine Man

Windsurf

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - Busy Doing Nothing

Bodies Of Water

your boozed up anthem
The Ramones - Chainsaw

Brothers Of End

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Femme Fatale

Van She

5 favorite cities

Sydney / Paris / New York / Brussels / San Francisco

Scout Niblett

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand

Andy Gill

first record you remember
a Davey Crockett spoken word LP

Karolina Stenstöm

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Lilja 4-ever» (2002) by Lukas Moodysson

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Ilija Rudman

a song that reminds you of school
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall

These New Puritans

you sit by the river?
Benjamin Britten

Azari & III

you drive a car late at night?
Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)

Stephan Remmler

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

KT Tunstall

you need to get work done?
Mark Mothersbaugh - Ping Island

Spinto Band

you need to get work done?

No Music. I am focusing on the task ...

Kalabrese

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kalabrese - Hühnerfest

Shakespeares Sister

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
The Mamas & The Papas - California Dreamin’

Mugwump

you come home from the club?
Pluto - Pluto's Retreat

James Yorkston

a record you fell in love to
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

Zambri

you jog?
Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill

GusGus

you wake up?
Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

AM

No. 6
Vince Guaralidi Trio - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Cornelius

you ride a bicycle?
The Smiths - Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One...

Vashti Bunyan

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

The noise of people / Roads that lead to ...

Birdy Nam Nam

you pretend to be married?

No way!

Orishas

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

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

The Hidden Cameras

your liberation anthem
Huggy Bear - Her Jazz

The Project Club

you are on a football field?
Neu! - Für Immer

Belle & Sebastian

your boozed up anthem
Bill Wyman - (Si Si) Je Suis Un Rock Star

Dani Siciliano

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

Midlake

best soundtrack ever

I don’t own one single soundtrack.

Tahiti 80

you sit in a plane?
Colin Blunstone - Misty Roses

Adonis

first record you remember
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Tears Of A Clown

New Young Pony Club

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

Sóley

the song to be played at your funeral
Joanna Newsom - On A Good Day

Crystal Antlers

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

Rebelski

your boozed up anthem
Orbital - Belfast

Soul Clap

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Telephones

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

Luca C & Brigante

you rob a bank?
John Carpenter - Escape From New York Main Title

The Soulsavers

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Comanechi

you are stoned?
Sonic Youth - My Friend Goo

Dego

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

Hot Chip

you wake up?
David Byrne & Brian Eno - Strange Overtones

Mystery Jets

you camp in the desert?
The Doors - The End

Captain Sensible

you wake up?
Mylène Farmer - Libertine

Cosmo

5 favorite books

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

Frank Black

start to learn these three things:

photography (we’ll need a creative outlet.) / ancient ...

José James

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Isley Brothers - Mission To Please You

Ed Harcourt

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

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you go to a club?
Sparklehorse - Painbirds

Marcus Bonfanti

your party anthem
Led Zeppelin - Black Dog

Defend Moscow

a song that reminds you of school
a-ha - Take On Me

Luke Haines

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Kathy Zimmer

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

Kelli Ali

you sit in a plane?
Sufjan Stevens - Come On! Feel The Illinoise!

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Rod Thomas

first record you remember
The Beatles

Nicky Siano

you are love sick?

I watch TV when I’m sick... I ...

The Emperor Machine

you wake up?
Cybotron - Clear

Bit-tuner

take these three DVDs along:

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

Ratatat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pavement - We Dance

Leo Zero

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Antmusic

Howlin' Rain

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Mahavishnu Orchestra - Birds Of Fire

Marius Circus

you relax on a beach?
Marcos Valle - Estrelar

Sandro Perri

you stay in bed?
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information

John Klemmer

you drive a car late at night?
Sade

Nils Frahm

you drive a car late at night?
Boards Of Canada - Geogaddi

Joan As Police Woman

you go to a club?
The Knife - You Make Me Like Charity

Empire Of The Sun

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Southern Man

Jill Jones

you meet your parents?
Björk - Unravel

Apache Beat

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

Jimi Jamison

a song that reminds you of school
Duane Eddy - Peter Gunn

Quiet Village

you sit in a plane?
Grover Washington Jr. - Mister Magic

Still Going

the song to be played at your funeral
War - All Day Music

DJ Hell

you drive a car late at night?

Demo and Promo CDs.

We Are Scientists

5 favorite months

September / October / November / April / May

Charles Webster

the song to be played at your funeral
Urban Culture - The Wonders Of Wishing

Magic Arm

you want to disturb your neighbours?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

Steve Mason

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Hannah Cohen

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

Tridact

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Jean Jacques Perrey - The Little Ships

Audie Darling

which song fits the city the best?
Patsy Cline - Tennessee Waltz

Bill Callahan

best video clip you ever saw
Devo - Whip It

James Murphy

you drive a car late at night?
NEU! - NEU! 75

Kathryn Williams

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake

Matthew Herbert

start to learn these three things:

mandarin / medecine / ice skating

Parlour

a song you wish you'd written yourself
ABBA - Chess

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Dillinger Escape Plan - Panasonic Youth

Wall-E

you are love sick?
Peter Gabriel - Down To Earth

Treefight For Sunlight

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

Sam Amidon

you take a bubble bath?
Mary Margaret O'Hara - Miss America

Alan Oldham


Comics that inspired me (in no particular order)

The Ones

best concert you ever attended
James Brown

Dillon

you stay in bed?
Michael Nyman - The Piano

Sandi Thom

you drive a car late at night?

Anything that sobers me up!

CALLmeKAT

favorite street?

I guess it depends on the day too ...

Chikinki

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lerner/Loewe - If Ever I Should Leave You

Seelenluft

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

Chris Carrier

5 favorite books

Charles Baudelaire: «Les paradis artificiels» / «The Fabulous Furry ...

Tha 4orce

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stop The Violence Movement - Self Destuction

Molly Wagger

you camp in the desert?
Wilco - Hummingbird

David Morales

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

Bobbito Garcia

you take a bubble bath?
Tiny Tim - Tiptoe Through The Tulips

DJ Vadim

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jill Scott

The Chap

5 favorite movies

«The Holy Mountain» by Alejandro Jodorowski / «Il Casanova ...

Tiago

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Magnetic Fields - Take Ecstasy With Me

Alexandra Hope

you are in the sauna?
Serge Gainsbourg - Ballade de Melody Nelson

Ora Cogan

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Stupid Girl

Cosmin TRG

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Andy Stott - We Stay Together

The Jackets

first video clip you remember?
Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer

Rich Medina

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

Chris Coco

you are in a depressive mood?
Lambchop - Up With People

Tracey Thorn

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rufus Wainwright

Al Kent

first record you bought
The Specials - Gangsters

Angel Deradoorian

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Earth, Wind & Fire - The Best Of Earth, Wind & Fire

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal victories

children, although I only have two.

Broken Social Scene

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

Zohra

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Massive Attack

Michael Reinboth

you run naked through a cornfield?
Paul Hardcastle - 19

A Fine Frenzy

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

Syd Matters

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

Coldplay

a song that reminds your friends of you
Queen - We Are The Champions

Pastor

you go fishing?

Then I am most likely in a boat ...

Faust

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Pat Garrett & Billy The Kid

Peter, Bjorn & John

you go to a club?
Zongamin - Serious Trouble

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Daniel Wang

perfect anthem for Berlin
Hildegard Knef - Ich seh die Welt durch deine Augen

Meret Becker

the song to be played at your funeral

Viel Musik und Walter Schmiedinger soll die Grabrede ...

Kasper Bjorke

your guilty pleasure song
Backstreet Boys - Incomplete

Heidi

you drive a car late at night?
Spiritualized

Kaos

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Suicidal Tendecies

Melanie C

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fiona Apple - Love Ridden

Terence Bernardo

a record you fell in love to

It would be too distracting for me to ...

White Hinterland

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beyoncé - Crazy In Love

Brasstronaut

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
David Thor Jonsson - Wonderland

Padded Cell

you come home from the club?

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

Interpol

you camp in the desert?
Jane's Addiction - Three Days

DJ Mehdi

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Model

Fol Chen

you are love sick?
American Music Club - Sick Of Food

Yuck

you stay in bed?
Happy End - Sore ha bokujya naiyo (It's not me)

Malachai

you walk through a dark forest?
The Wurzels - I Am A Cider Drinker

David Rodigan

No. 13
Bob Andy - Unchained

Renegade Soundwave

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bob Marley & The Wailers - No Woman No Cry

Justice

5 favorite records
The League Unlimited Orchestra - Love And Dancing

Skull Defekts

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

gigs / restaurants / life

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you jog?
The Salsoul Orchestra - Runaway

Alex Smoke

you take a bubble bath?
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle

Headless Heroes

you jog?
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

Gwyneth Herbert

you feel like 1982?
Paul Robeson - My Curly Headed Baby

Coyote

you come home from the club?

Timm Sure: Depends how refreshed...

James Pants

a song that reminds you of school
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

My Bee's Garden

record you were looking for the longest
Public Strain - Women

Sibrydion

first record you remember
Mike Stevens

Emmy The Great

first record you remember
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Dan Michaelson

a song that reminds your friends of you
Queen - I Want To Break Free

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Johannes Brahms

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico

Bomb The Bass

first record you remember
The Wombles Theme song

James Holden

a song that reminds you of school

We had a tape of the Paul Oakenfoald ...

Anja Schneider

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Snoop Dog - Drop It Like It's Hot

Peanut Butter Wolf

first record you remember
«The Entertainer»

The Miserable Rich

you wake up?
Tito Puente - Oye Como Va

Franz Nicolay

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Act Naturally

Linda Lewis

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Here There And Everywhere

Manuel Tur

a record you fell in love to
Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday

Living Things

you prepare for an important date?
The Rolling Stones - Cocksucker Blues

Fujiya & Miyagi

best concert you ever attended
My Bloody Valentine

Ian Pooley

you ride a bicycle?
Supergrass - Going Out

The Morning Benders

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Baby Be Mine

Jean-Michel Jarre

record you were looking for the longest
The Spotnicks - La Marche Turque

Stefan Goldmann

you meet your parents?
Praxis - 1984

Mr Scruff

you wake up?
Joyce Williams - The First Thing I Do In The Morning

DJ Kent

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Merzbow

Marc Romboy

you destroy a hotel room?
Iron Maiden - Killers

Prince Language

take these three tools with you:

Corkscrew / knife / and uh, man I don’t ...

First Aid Kit

you play lego?
Devendra Banhart - I Feel Just Like A Child

Datarock

you wake up?
Talking Heads - Don’t Worry About The Government

Natalie Tusia Beridze

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

Be a billionaire.

Tim Sweeney

you stay in bed?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Mechanical Bride

perfect anthem for Brighton
The Who - Pinball Wizard

Barn Owl

your liberation anthem
Neil Young - Powder Finger

Ilya Santana

best soundtrack ever
Vangelis - Blade Runner

Anne Clark

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tim Buckley

Thievery Corporation

you go to a club?
Karminski Expierence - Explorations

DJ Cherrystones

you go to a club?
EPMD - Scratch Bring It Back (Part 2 Mic Doc)

Ricardo Villalobos

the song to be played at your funeral
Gescom - Key Nell 4

Gemma Ray

5 favourite songs about London
Donovan - Sunny Goodge Street

Dennis Kane

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Endless Endless

Oyvind Morken

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Ralphi Rosario

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

Ada

5 favorite remixes
Stella - Dreams (Thomas Geiger Remix)

Baikonour

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nico - Janitor Of Lunacy

Thieves Like Us

you make love?

Classical Radio.

Lail Arad

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

Max Romeo

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

Tal Weiss

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Turtles - The Turtles Present The Battle Of The Ban...

Dennis Bovell

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Barry Biggs - Wide Awake In A Dream

Max Tundra

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Thinking Plague - This Weird Wind

Justus Köhncke

first record you bought
Elton John & Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart

Miss Platnum

you drive a car late at night?
Sam Sparro

Slove

you ride a bicycle?
The Velvet Underground & Nico

Air

first record you bought
The Robin Hood storytelling record

Al McKay

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

Droog

you dig for old records?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Robin Saville

you are on the tour bus?
Snoop Dogg - Gin And Juice

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite books

Fyodor Dostoyevsky: «Brothers Karamazov» / Fyodor Dostoyevsky: «Crime and ...

The Bees

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

Pyrolator

5 favorite books

Zu viele.

Erik Truffaz

you go to a club?
The Temptations

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite cartoon characters

Silver Surfer / Captain America / Daredevil / Dr.Strange / Prince ...

Anna Kashfi

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Yesterday

Glass Candy

your party anthem
Prince

Nocturnes

best concert you ever attended
Thee Oh Sees

Boom Bip

you are love sick?
Chet Baker - I've Never Been In Love Before

Jonathan Wilson

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jenny O. - Come Get Me

Jacques Renault

No. 7
Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky

David Holmes

you wake up?
Stereolab

My Morning Jacket

you wake up?
The Rascals - It's A Beautiful Morning

Nicole Willis

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

Terry Lynn


Kingston

In Kingston the vibe is actually really ...

Wooden Birds

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The American Analog Set - Know By Heart

Kinky

5 favorite personal victories

Two goals at last weeks soccer game / Playing ...

Chelonis R. Jones

perfect anthem for New York
First Choice - Let No Man Put Asunder

The Fray

favorite street corner?

Franklin Street and East 1st Avenue. It’s ...

Pepe Bradock

you stay in bed?
James Vincent - Space Traveler

Wooden Shjips

you wake up?
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Lazy Days

Wolfmother

you meet your parents?
Bob Marley

Jay Jay Johanson

you drive a car late at night?
Chet Baker

Morgan Geist

you want to disturb your neighbours?

You’re obviously not from NYC. Why don ...

Theo Parrish

you run from the cops?

Shit, when I run from the cops I ...

Glen Johnson

best concert you ever attended
Fugazi

Annie

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

Chromeo

No. 2
DJ Quik - I Don't Want To Eat It

N.A.S.A.

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Howe Gelb

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

Not missing a thing.

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
Salman Gita - Skidoo

Olafur Arnalds

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Leroy Burgess

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Burt Bacharach - And The People Were With Her

Brennan Green

you come home from the club?

No music, because chances are, the DJ was ...

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Roy Ayers - Lots Of Love

The Invisible

5 favorite sport teams

Austrian horse racing team / Nigerian metal detecting team ...

Defari

first record you remember
Billy Paul - Me & Mrs. Jones

Bottin

you drive a car late at night?
Digable Planets - Nickel Bags

Cazals

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Primal Scream - Kill All Hippies

DJ Nature

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Walter Murphy - Afternoon Of A Faun

Jesh

No. 1
Ryan Adams - Love Is Hell

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
Microphones - The Glow Pt. 2

Toby Tobias

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any death metal or nasty ear grating music.

Mark Archer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jamiroquai - Mr Moon

Newton Faulkner

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Presidents Of The United States Of America - Dune B...

Mooner

No. 4
Logic System - Logic

Horace Andy

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I have never spent a night in one.

Au Revoir Simone

you are in a depressive mood?
The Korgis - Everybody's Got To Learn Sometime

Charlotte Hatherley

you go to a club?
Kim Wilde - Kids In America

Justine D

you stay in bed?
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

Alva Noto

you feel like 1982?
Danielle Dax - Evil Honky Stomp

Soul Mekanik

you are love sick?
Tone Theory - Limbo Of Vanished Possibilities

DJ Touché

No. 5

«The Beyond» (Lucio Fulci, 1981). The second in ...

Shawn Lee

your liberation anthem
Patti Labelle - New Attitude

Clare & The Reasons

best soundtrack ever
«Hooray for Hollywood»

Omar

your liberation anthem
The South African national anthem

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

Bronnt Industries Kapital

your ultimate heartbreak song
Trembling Blue Stars - Sometimes I Still Feel The Bruis...

Jazzanova

you prepare for an important date?
Jon Lucien

Alela Diane

first record you bought
The Shangri-Las

King Britt

your ultimate heartbreak song
Level 42 - It's Over

Xiu Xiu

take these three CDs/records with you:

a complete box set of islamic music / a ...

Minotaur Shock

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Smokey Robinson - Quiet Storm

Nedry

your party anthem
The Rapture - House Of Jealous Lovers

Wolf People

a song that reminds you of school
Public Enemy - Sophisticated Bitch

Erobique

first record you bought
Queen - The Works

Circlesquare

you are in a depressive mood?
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Lopazz

you are in the sauna?

In der Sauna ? Ich schwitze nur auf meinem ...

Unconventional Science

first record you bought
Dilated Peoples - The Platform

Cypress Hill

first record you bought
Parliament - Motor Booty Affair

Todd Terje

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

The Bangles

you are love sick?
The Beatles - In My Life

Glimpse

you run naked through a cornfield?
Nirvana - Rape Me

Beverley Knight

you camp in the desert?
The Brand New Heavies - Midnight At The Oasis

The Revenge

first record you bought
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Boom Shake The Room

Funkmasters

your sunday morning song
Booker T. & The MG’s - Groovin'

Holy Ghost!

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

Mark E.

you jog?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Polly Scattergood

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you walk in the rain?
Bon Iver - Skinny Love

Lone Wolf

your liberation anthem
Arcade Fire - Wake Up

Osborne

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tammy Wynette - Stand By Your Man

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
John Cougar Mellencamp - Thundering Hearts

Devendra Banhart

you wash your hair?
Pere Ubu - The Modern Dance

Sven Väth

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

George Duke

your ultimate heartbreak song
George Duke - No Rhyme No Reason

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite personal belongings

Meine Angel / Mein Fahrrad / Mein USB-Stick / Mein Studiorechner ...

Fiona Daniel

you had enough of this world?

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

John Daly

learn these three songs by heart:
Miles Davis - It’s About That Time

Zwicker

you feel lonely?
Wim Mertens - Iris

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite band hailing from the city?

Mooses On Acid

Soft Rocks

you run naked through a cornfield?
Vytas Brenner - Caracas Para Locos

Trevor Jackson

you relax on a beach?
Horace Andy

Radio 4

first record you remember
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Lydia Lunch

you sit in a plane?

I read on planes. Last book: «The Tomb ...

Michael Mayer

your boozed up anthem
Roberto Blanco - Ein Bisschen Spass Muss Sein

Yacht

No. 9
Faith No More - King For Day, Fool For A Lifetime

Tiga

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Magic Mike

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

Good Shoes

you sit in the subway?
The Long Blondes - Giddy Stratospheres

Morpheus

you are in a depressive mood?
Joy Division - Atrocity Exhibition

Colder

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

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite concerts you attended

Neil Young (1990) / Laughing Hyenas (1994) / The Jesus ...

Phil Mison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Kurt Maloo

you walk through a dark forest?
Björk

Whomadewho

5 favorite drinks

Mojito / Caparina / Plain Vodka / Bloody Mary / Long Island ...

Sondre Lerche

you ride a bicycle?

I used to take the bike to the ...

Andreya Triana

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - Is This Love

Mungolian Jetset

your boozed up anthem
Dinosaur L - Go Bang

Erol Alkan

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

Ashley Beedle

you are love sick?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Simone White

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Cat Stevens - Trouble

Trans Am

you fall asleep?
Bastro

Sons And Daughters

you relax on a beach?
Brian Eno - On Some Faraway Beach

Architecture In Helsinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Avalanches - Since I Left You

Headman

your boozed up anthem
Thin Lizzy - Whiskey In The Jar

Holger Czukay

you cook?

Ohne Musik schmeckts besser.

Heavy

you wake up?
Dynasty - Adventures In The Land Of Music

Gilles Peterson

you sit in the subway?
Mos Def - Universal Magnetic

Eagles Of Death Metal

you play lego?
Black Sabbath - Volume 4 (LP)

Hugh Herrera

your boozed up anthem
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

Art Brut

first record you remember
Bob Dylan - Baby, Stop Crying

Tim Mälzer

the song to be played at your funeral
Tom Waits - Anywhere I Lay My Head

Trusme

first record you remember
Bad Manners - My Girl Lollipop

Final Fantasy

your boozed up anthem

None, I never drink!

Doe Paoro

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

Little Dragon

5 favorite records
Ralph Lundsten - Johannes & Huldran

Woolfy

perfect anthem for London
Underworld - Born Slippy

Rocko Schamoni

favorite street corner?

Davidstrasse, Ecke Reeperbahn. Da ist die Davidwache, die ...

Pilooski

best Beatles song

I was always more into The Kinks or ...

A Touch Of Class

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Led Zeppelin - Stairway To Heaven

When Saints Go Machine

you stay in bed?
Destroyer - Chinatown

Bing Ji Ling

a song that reminds you of school
Cole Porter - Anything Goes

Micah P. Hinson

a song that reminds you of school
The Toadies - Backslider

Swahili Blonde

the song to be played at your funeral
Franz Schubert - Ave Maria

Neon Heights

you prepare for an important date?
Sarah Brightman & Hot Gossip - I Lost My Heart To A Str...

Ost & Kjex

you go to a club?
Zinja Hlungwani - N'Wagezani

Mavis Staples

your party anthem
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Luke Solomon

5 favorite things that make you sexy

my hat collection / my all in one leather ...

Matthew Dear

start to learn these three things:

building fires / rafts / huts

Studio

you sit in the subway?
Neil Young - The Loner

Motor City Drum Ensemble

perfect anthem for Cologne
Justus Köhncke - 2 After 909

Ingrid Olava

favorite restaurant?

Kampen Bistro, on Bogota 21

C. Gibbs

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elliott Smith - Waltz #2

Horse Meat Disco

start to learn these three things:

Arabic, Semiotics and Surgery!

A Mountain Of One

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Emma Tricca

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
John & Beverly Martyn - Stormbringer (LP)

2raumwohnung

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

Bars / Clubs / Gallerien

Jesse Lenat

you eat a cucumber?

Nothing. I’d like to listen to the ...

Richard Hawley

you sit in the subway?

This is getting stupid now...

Bjorn Torske

you sit in the subway?

The whining from the tracks, indicating there’s ...

Gnod

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Something

Rainer Trüby

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

Noch nie getan.

Riccio

favorite band hailing from the city?

Stadio

Ronny & Renzo

you play ping-pong?

Nicolas: Are you serious...?

Everything Everything

you wake up?
The Boo Radleys - Wake Up Boo!

Penguin Prison

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

The Diaphanoids

you run from the cops?
The Clash

Morningwood

you take a bubble bath?
Jean Knight - Mr.Big Stuff

Candi Staton

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

Ame

you run from the cops?
John Carpenter - The Duke Arrives

The Late Greats

you sit in a plane?
Loudon Wainwright III - Swimming Song

Hatcham Social

best soundtrack ever
The Lost Boys

Matmos

get these three pets:

a Rat / a Peregrine Falcon / an Ocelot

Pacifika

5 favorite books

Gabriel García Márquez: «Love In The ...

DJ Nu-Mark

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

Tom Vek

you are on the tour bus?
Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart

Bebel Gilberto

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
João Donato - Quem é Quem

Nick Chacona

you drive a car late at night?
Spragga Benz - No Fun Thing

Afrika Bambaataa

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sly & The Family Stone - Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice ...

Lindstrom

you make love?
Boney M. - Baby, Do You Wanna Bump

Karl Culley

your sunday morning song
Robin Williamson - Back In Paris

Caribou

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Renato Carosone - Tu Vuo’ Fa Americano (Bull DJ Remix)

Oneida

you make breakfast?

No music in the morning. 

Editors

you watch girls go by?
Elbow - Station Approach

Peter Kruder

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pharoah Sanders feat. Phyllis Hyman - As You Are

Dave Clarke

first record you bought
Sparks - La Dolce Vita

Casual

you sit in a plane?

Just beats and instrumentals.

Mirror Mirror

record you were looking for the longest
Jobriath - Creatures Of The Street

Future Beat Alliance

record you were looking for the longest
X Marks The Pedwalk - Solitude

Million Stylez

favorite street?

Malmvägen (Sollentuna)

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

US3

a record you fell in love to
Pat Metheny Group - So May It Secretly Begin

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite drinks

Coke / Cherry Coke / Dr Pepper / Peach Iced Tea ...

Barbara Carlotti

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Paul Simon - Flowers Never Bend With The Rainfall

Metronomy

perfect anthem for Nottingham
Nirvana

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite animals

pugs / elephants / koala bears / chimps / birds

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite instruments

flute / french horn / tuba / baritone sax / moog synthesizer

Bettye Lavette

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donny Hathaway - Giving Up Is Hard To Do

Daddy-O

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

Valery Gore

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

Turzi

first record you remember
Led Zeppelin - III

Lisbee Stainton

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

Caron Wheeler

your boozed up anthem
Tweet - Boogie 2Nite

Constance Amiot

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Theme form «Mr Ed»

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song that reminds you of school
Squire - September Gurls

Ben Watt

a song that reminds your friends of you

You better ask them.

Leon Ware

first record you bought
Erroll Garner - Concert By The Sea

Papst & Abstinenzler

you meet your parents?
Nilsen Brothers - Tom Dooley

Gravenhurst

you drive a car late at night?
Mastodon - Colony Of Birchmen

Senor Coconut

you prepare for an important date?
Antonio Machin - Early Recordings

Apiento

you drive a car late at night?
Fuse - Uva

Pink Skull

the song to be played at your funeral
David Bowie - Heroes

Ian Hart

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

Dynamite Deluxe

first record you remember
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

White Denim

first record you remember
Beverly Hills Cop

Joakim

you wake up?
Lee Hazlewood - Some Velvet Morning

Our Broken Garden

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t.

Lucky Soul

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Pixies - Distance Equals Rate Times Time

Junior Boys

first record you remember
a-ha - Take On Me

Kool Keith

you ride a bicycle?
Cameo - Single Life

The Phantom Band

your ultimate heartbreak song
John Fahey - On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean

Alter Ego

best video clip you ever saw
Blur - Girls And Boys

Smudo

you ride a bicycle?

Welches Fahrrad ? Es wurde mir leider geklaut.

Dollboy

you cook?

I love yodeling records. I wish I could ...

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Sonic Youth - NYC Ghosts & Flowers

Memory Band

you feel like 1967?
Basil Kirchin - Abstractions Of The Industrial North

VV Brown

you miss London?
Blur - Song 2

Howling Bells

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes For You

Gary Lucas

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gary Wright - Dream Weaver

Georg Levin

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Architeq

you take a bubble bath?
Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath

Drugstore

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

Camille

you sit in a plane?

Some easy elevator music. Something they actually play ...

Mugison

5 favorite months

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

Julia Franck

take these three DVDs along:

oh, DVDs kämen auf eine einsame Insel ...

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite cartoon characters

Peter Griffin / Bryan the dog / Butters / Cartman / Stan ...

Tanya Stephens

you run naked through a cornfield?

Police sirens. They will come and catch me!

Bosque Brown

the song to be played at your funeral
The Rolling Stones - Dead Flowers

ESG

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

Dollskabeat

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Simple Kid

you prepare for an important date?
Metallica - Battery

Bill Adler

your liberation anthem
Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers - Bustin' Loose

The Rayographs

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

Kool & The Gang

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye

Saint Etienne

you wake up?
The Monkees - You Told Me

Bush Tetras

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

Minus 8

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

Symphony For One Computer-Keyboard, B-flat played and conducted ...

Chuck D

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

Jackpot

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Something overtly sentimental that I prefer not to ...

Gary Numan

the song to be played at your funeral

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

Jakob der Lügner

you fall asleep?

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

Sumner Brothers

you sit in the subway?

We don’t have subways in Vancouver.

Morton Valence

you take a bubble bath?
Suicide - Frankie Teardrop

Race Horses

you ride a bicycle?
Deerhoof - The Tears And Music Of Love

Kissey Asplund

your sunday morning song
Aaron Jerome ft Andreya Triana - Angel Lady

Kevin Saunderson

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

That would probably be the governor.

Sharon van Etten

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Michael Jackson - Beat It

Munk

you sit in the subway?
Willy Michl

Lexx

you cook?
Yellow Magic Orchestra - La Femme Chinoise

Explosions In The Sky

you eat a cucumber?
Panda Bear - Comfy In Nautica

Tindersticks

first record you remember
«Sparky's Magic Piano»

Lo Fat Orchestra

first record you bought
Pet Shop Boys - Suburbia

Kissogram

you drive a car late at night?
Nagat El-Saghira - Ana Bashak El-Bahr

Bill Brewster

you are in a depressive mood?
Universal Principles - Ignite The Night

Stratus

you make love?
Jacques Brel - J'Arrive

Moving Units

you run from the cops?

I don't run.

Trentemoller

you prepare for an important date?
The Cure - Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me

Shine 2009

you take a bubble bath?
DJ Quik - Summer Breeze

Electric 6

you cook?
Air - Virgin Suicides

Chris & Cosey

the song to be played at your funeral
John Barry - Walkabout

The Loose Salute

a song to seduce you
The Byrds - Triad

Heidi Happy

you wake up?
Gilbert Bécaud - Nathalie

Sebastien Tellier

a record you fell in love to
Dennis Wilson - Pacific Ocean Blue

Efterklang

first record you bought
Nirvana - Nevermind

Lucky Luke

a record you fell in love to
Pavement - Range Life

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song you would send over the ocean
Phil Cordell - Red Lady

Modeselektor

5 favorite clothes

UR T-Shirt / Minimal My Ass T-Shirt / Modeselektor T-Shirt ...

Jimmy Edgar

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mary J. Blige - Your Child

Division Of Laura Lee

you wake up?
The Supremes - You Keep Me Hangin' On

Karl Bartos

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

Shitdisco

a song that reminds your friends of you
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Duke Special

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Divine Comedy - National Express

Monday Michiru

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Joyce

Boozoo Bajou

record you were looking for the longest
Jackie Mittoo - After Christmas

Loane

a song you would send over the ocean
Elli et Jacno - Les Nuits de la pleine lune

Sarah Jaffe

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

Mark Richardson

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Radiohead - The Bends

!!!

you go to a club?

Whatever the DJ’s spinning 

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite clothes

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

Lotte Kestner

a song to seduce you
D'Angelo - Voodoo

Black Angels

best concert you ever attended
The Warlocks

Telepopmusik

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

Whirlwind Heat

you relax on a beach?
Barry Manilow - Copacabana

Woodpigeon

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bat For Lashes - What's A Girl To Do

Dominique Leone

take these three CDs/records with you:
Randy Newman - Sail Away

Alexander Robotnick

you fall asleep?
Tangerine Dream - Phaedra

Whitehouse

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You

Dinky

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

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
Isaac Hayes - Shaft

Paul Frick

you eat a pizza?
Dam-Funk - Hood Pass

Vetiver

record you were looking for the longest
Slapp Happy - Casablanca Moon

Kid Loco

you wake up?
KRS One - I Can't Wake Up

Marit Bergman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Cat Powers - Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Bl...

The Golden Filter

you drive a car late at night?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Stagger Lee

Love Inks

first record you bought
Paula Abdul - Forever Your Girl

Wally Badarou

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

Bloc Party

you fall asleep?
Radiohead - The Tourist

Brian Jackson

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

Mouse On Mars

take these three CDs/records with you:
Trinidad Steeldrum Orchester Vol 1

The Earlies

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Art Of Noise - In Visible Silence

The Priscillas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Helter Skelter

Chrome Hoof

you camp in the desert?
Heaven 17 - Come Live With Me

In Flagranti

you destroy a hotel room?

I am too old for that.

Gossip

you pretend to be married?

HB: I don’t have the slightest clue...

Odawas

a song that reminds you of school
Grateful Dead - Wharf Rat

Travis

you make love?
The Ramones

Black Devil Disco Club

the song to be played at your funeral

A track that I might have composed by ...

Panico

No. 1
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes

Hannah Scott

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

Johnossi

favorite place to shag?

J: In my bed. Or... let’s say ...

Kris Menace

you camp in the desert?
Mogwai - Auto Rock

Cajun Dance Party

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Silver Jews - Trains Across The Sea

Fabrizio Mammarella

a record you fell in love to
Arthur Russell - You And Me Both

Lovefingers

you walk in the rain?
Steve Hillage - Red Admiral

Round Table Knights

you play ping-pong?
Lootpack - Questions

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

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Hannah Cohen

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Al Green - The Best Of

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Doe Paoro

a song to seduce you
Mario – Braid My Hair

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Valery Gore

you take a bubble bath?
Tom Waits - Alice

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Sarah Jaffe

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

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