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Bill Callahan

or Smog (as his somtimes used moniker) often isn’t in a very good mood. For more than fifteen albums (as Smog or Bill Callahan) he has been telling us sad and bitter stories in the tradition of Leonard Cohen. Much to our pleasure.

a song that reminds you of school
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music
your boozed up anthem
David Allan Coe - Pussy Whipped Again
a record you fell in love to
Meat Puppets - Up On The Sun
first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties
the song to be played at your funeral
Willie Nelson - Pick Up The Tempo
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking
your ultimate heartbreak song
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today
first record you bought
Minor Threat - Out Of Step
best video clip you ever saw
Devo - Whip It
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Daniel Wang

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

Heidi

you prepare for an important date?
PJ Harvey

Brennan Green

you relax on a beach?

I will be in the water, on the ...

Terence Bernardo

the song to be played at your funeral
Chilliwack - My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone)

Howe Gelb

take these three books along:

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

Gary Lucas

first record you remember
Thurston Harris - Little Bitty Pretty One

Trentemoller

you surf the internet?

I rarely use the internet.

Leroy Burgess

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Jesus Children Of America

Theo Parrish

you sit in a plane?
Common

Everything Everything

a song you would use as a ring-tone

«Something Tells Me I’m Into Something Good ...

Gravenhurst

you sit in the subway?

I haven’t done this for a while ...

Glen Johnson

best soundtrack ever
Alberto Iglesias - Talk To Her

Jesse Lenat

you sit in a plane?

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

Kathryn Williams

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Lou Reed - Berlin

Morpheus

you wake up?
The Kinks - I Go To Sleep

DJ Cherrystones

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Popol Vuh - In Den Garten Pharaos

Grizzly Bear

you meet your parents?
Randall Thompson

White Denim

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Daft Punk - Harder Better Faster Stronger

Jazzanova

you drive into the country?
The Brooklyn Bridge - Minstrel Sunday

Radio 4

a song that reminds you of school
Metallica - Fade To Black

Dollskabeat

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Drexciya - Neptune's Lair

Alela Diane

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Lay Lady Lay

Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

DJ Mehdi

you are in a depressive mood?
The Beatles - This Boy

Dan Michaelson

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The next christmas single by an xfactor winner.

Zohra

you feel like 1989?
Prince & Sheena Easton - U Got The Look

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you take a bubble bath?

Flo: Meinen Handyklingelton, weil ich natürlich wieder ...

C. Gibbs

your liberation anthem
The Smiths - The Headmaster Ritual

Dynamite Deluxe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Björk; Portishead

Rod Thomas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sleepy Jackson - Lovers

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Kissey Asplund

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - My Cherie Amour

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

Clare & The Reasons

you wake up?
Lotte Lenya - Surabaya Johhny

Robin Saville

you want to disturb your neighbours?
General Magic And Pita - Spring Fridge

Headless Heroes

you fall asleep?
Roy Orbison - In Dreams

Whirlwind Heat

you sit in a plane?
Peter, Paul & Mary - Leaving On A Jet Plane

Kissogram

you go to a club?
The Gun Club - Sex Beat

Marius Circus

you feel like 1982?
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Horace Andy

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I would never do that.

Jakob der Lügner

you ride a bicycle?
Plüsch - Irgendeinisch

Mungolian Jetset

you run naked through a cornfield?
Dinosaur L - In The Cornbelt

Justus Köhncke

a song that reminds your friends of you
Imagination - Just An Illusion

Slove

you sit by a camp fire?
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Coyote

record you were looking for the longest
Gregory Isaacs - Black A Kill Black

Chuck D

you prepare for an important date?

Disco music before 1978.

DJ Kent

you run naked through a cornfield?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite movies

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

Kurt Maloo

first record you remember
Glenn Miller - In The Mood

Metronomy

first record you remember
Simply Red

Black Angels

you are love sick?
The Everly Brothers - Greatest Hits

Georg Levin

a record you fell in love to
Sade - Love Is Stronger Than Pride

Au Revoir Simone

you go to a club?
Phil Collins - Don't Lose My Number

Wooden Shjips

you go to a club?
GZA - Liquid Swords

Pacifika

5 favorite cartoon characters

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

Future Beat Alliance

your liberation anthem
Laurent X - Machines

Matthew Dear

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

Stephan Remmler

best concert you ever attended
ZZ Top

Beverley Knight

you wake up?
Earth, Wind & Fire - September

The Invisible

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

Julia Franck

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

The Good Natured

get these three pets:

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

Miss Platnum

you make love?
Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady

Chrome Hoof

first record you bought

The one that goes «de do de dah ...

Dave Clarke

you wake up?
The Black Angels

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Bob Dylan

Coldplay

a song that reminds you of school
Rage Against The Machine - Killing In The Name

Bebel Gilberto

you walk in the rain?
Gene Kelly - Singing In The Rain

Pink Skull

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

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cities

London / Paris / Tokyo / Gothenburg / Edinburgh

Treefight For Sunlight

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Radiohead - We Suck Young Blood

Kasper Bjorke

a song that reminds your friends of you

Well, propably some of the songs I released.

Lopazz

you work in the garden?

Eine gute Frage, denn ich habe einen sehr ...

Still Going

a record you fell in love to

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

Spinto Band

you drive a car late at night?

No song. I listen to AM radio, especially ...

DJ Vadim

you prepare for an important date?
Skull Snaps - It's A New Day

Melanie C

your liberation anthem
Melanie C - Better Alone

Dwele

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

Hannah Cohen

your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

Polly Scattergood

you cook?

I don’t cook much, and when I ...

Lotte Kestner

a record you fell in love to
Kings Of Convenience - Riot On An Empty Street

Munk

you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Defari

first record you bought
George Clinton - Atomic Dog

Renegade Soundwave

first record you remember
The New Seekers - Beg Steal Or Borrow

Karolina Stenstöm

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

It’s for me to know and for ...

Caron Wheeler

your ultimate heartbreak song
Roberta Flack - Mister Magic

Sibrydion

No. 5
Y Cyrff - Llawenydd Heb Ddiwedd

Marcus Bonfanti

perfect anthem for London
Freddie King - My Credit Didn't Go Through

Kid Koala

you prepare for an important date?
Billie Holiday - I've Got A Date With A Dream

Pyrolator

you sit in a plane?
Barbara Morgenstern - Please Wake Me For Meals

Dinky

5 favorite records
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 2

Casual

you relax on a beach?
Billy Ocean

Sven Väth

a song that reminds you of school
Cat Stevens

Cosmin TRG

take these three CDs/records with you:
My very first tunes on a CDR (ca. 2002)

David Morales

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
David Morales & Jonathan Mendelsohn - You Just Don't Lo...

Fujiya & Miyagi

the song to be played at your funeral
Prince & The Revolution - Purple Rain

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite things that make you sexy

There is no possible way to answer this ...

Ost & Kjex

you paint your apartment?
Motörhead - Eat The Rich

When Saints Go Machine

you start a riot?
Deerhoof - The Tears And Music Of Love

Marissa Nadler

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bob Dylan - Isis

Leon Ware

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

Zwicker

you go to a club?
Nôze - Kitchen

Cosmo

5 favorite records
Marvin Gaye - What’s Going On

Michael Reinboth

you are love sick?
Bobby Womack - How Could You Break My Heart

Mooner

No. 1
Die Dominas - Die Dominas

Joakim

you meet your parents?
Johnny Cash

Swahili Blonde

the song to be played at your funeral
Brian Eno - The Big Ship

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
Phil Collins - Against All Odds

Turzi

the song to be played at your funeral
Ennio Morricone - L'attentat

Newton Faulkner

first record you remember
Rednex - Cotton Eye Joe

ESG

you are love sick?
Janet Jackson - I Get So Lonely

Whomadewho

you are in a depressive mood?
Shubidua

Kon & Amir

you drive into the country?
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine

VV Brown

you need to get work done?

Silence. I sometimes like silence to think.

Caribou

your ultimate heartbreak song
Minnie Riperton - Les Fleurs

John Klemmer

you drive a car late at night?
Sade

Modeselektor

5 favorite places in the world

Luftahnsa-Businesslounge in Wien / Burger King am Flughafen Tegel ...

Smudo

you go to a club?

Rare Grooves.

Ashley Beedle

you prepare for an important date?
The Winners - Get Ready For The Future

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Kinky

you sit in a plane?
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Bush Tetras

you fall asleep?
Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon

Moving Units

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Hanson - MMMBop

The Fray

best record store?

Twist & Shout – they are on Colfax Avenue. And ...

Magic Arm

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

Gemma Ray

5 favorite TV shows

Curb Your Enthusiasm / Seinfeld / Arrested Development / Studio Julmahuvi ...

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds you of school
The Sweet - Blockbuster

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you prepare for an important date?

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

Art Brut

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
OMC - How Bizarre

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Rocco Granata - Marina, Marina, Marina

Rainer Trüby

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Lützenkirchen - 3 Tage Wach

Invisible Conga People

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

Andreya Triana

your sunday morning song
Bob Marley - Is This Love

Seether

No. 2
Soundgarden - Superunknown

Jimi Jamison

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bonnie Raitt - I Can't Make You Love Me

Social Disco Club

No. 9
Dondolo - Dragon (Shit Robot’s Firebreathing Mix)

Anna Kashfi

first record you bought
Johnny Bristol - Hang On In There Baby

Ronny & Renzo

you sit in the subway?
Robert Schröder - Harmonic Ascendant

Anja Schneider

your sunday morning song
Steve Bug - Loverboy

Constance Amiot

first record you remember
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

Kid Loco

you read a book?
Bo Diddley - You Can't Judge A Book By It's Cover

Million Stylez

favorite street?

Malmvägen (Sollentuna)

Droog

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Renegade Soundwave - Women Respond To Bass

Unconventional Science

your boozed up anthem
Steely Dan - Peg

Padded Cell

you jog?

New house mixes are good for jogging to ...

Erik Truffaz

you relax on a beach?
Björk - Volta

Van She

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B.

Final Fantasy

you make breakfast?
Iron & Wine

Minus 8

you meet your parents?
Eartha Kitt - My Heart Belongs To Daddy

Bobbito Garcia

you wake up?
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - I Think I'll Call It ...

Bosque Brown

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Ray Mang

you stay in bed?
Gwen Guthrie - Seventh Heaven

Seelenluft

perfect anthem for Zurich

Müsste noch geschrieben werden.

Apiento

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

Bob Power

first record you remember
Happy Birthday

Odawas

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

Mugwump

you drive a car late at night?
Klaus Schulze - Tango-Saty

Bodies Of Water

your liberation anthem
The Soul Stirrers - Christ Is All

Telephones

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

David Holmes

you relax on a beach?
Marlena Shaw - California Soul

Peter Kruder

you are in a depressive mood?
Antony & The Johnsons - Hope There's Someone

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite records
Ray Lamontagne - Till The Sun Turns Black

Gwyneth Herbert

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Grapefruit Moon

Rich Medina

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train

AM

No. 8
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Mr Scruff

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Cab Calloway - Everybody Eats When They Come To My Hous...

Cortney Tidwell

No. 2
Joni Mitchell - For The Roses

My Bee's Garden

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

Cornelius

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

Chromeo

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jodeci - The Show, The Afterparty, The Hotel

Dennis Kane

you walk through a dark forest?
Buzzcocks

The Loose Salute

your liberation anthem
The Doors - Break On Through

The Golden Filter

you jog?
Vivian Girls - Where Do You Run To

Cypress Hill

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

Boozoo Bajou

No. 10
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite bands you know personally

Boredoms / Hawkwind / Immortal / Irakere / Aavikko

Jacob Golden

your party anthem
Whodini - Freaks Come Out At Night

Johnossi

favorite sports team?

J&O: Djurgarden (soccer team)

Franz Nicolay

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jimmy Durante - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo

Oyvind Morken

perfect anthem for Oslo

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

Bit-tuner

get these three pets:

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

Headman

best label ever

Sire Records.

Captain Sensible

learn these three songs by heart:
The Lovin’ Spoonful - You Didn’t Have To Be So Nice

Dominique Leone

first record you remember
«Jimmy Crack Corn»

Charles Webster

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Walker Brothers - No Regrets

Sebastien Tellier

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Back In The USSR

Minotaur Shock

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

Rumer

a song that reminds your friends of you
Judy Garland - Over The Rainbow

Karl Bartos

best video clip you ever saw
The Beatles - Penny Lane

Micah P. Hinson

a song that reminds your friends of you

Damn, I think you'd have to ask ...

Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

Ora Cogan

you paint your apartment?
Bill Monroe - I'm Working On A Building

Nicky Siano

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh, I’d watch a horror movie to ...

Little Dragon

5 favorite personal victories

When we discovered badminton, tofu icecream, internet, yoga ...

Mugison

5 favorite human inventions

Electricity / the telephone / the piano / Letters / Bullshit

Bottin

No. 5

Brussels BRU. Is it me or is this ...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite instruments

drums / bass / guitar / microKorg / piano

Shawn Lee

first record you bought
Isaac Hayes - The Shaft Soundtrack

Boom Bip

you sit in the subway?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

Glass Candy

take these three books along:

Albert Camus: «The Stranger» / Hermann Hesse: «Siddhartha» / J ...

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Fourplay

Bronnt Industries Kapital

first record you bought
Bad Manners - Can Can

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you make love?

I prefer to fuck to silence, and the ...

Wordsworth

a record you fell in love to
R. Kelly - 12 Play (LP)

Jackpot

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

A happy Hawaiiain steel guitar track from the ...

James Holden

your ultimate heartbreak song
Portishead

Wall-E

you take a bubble bath?
Echo & The Bunnymen - Rust

Sam Amidon

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Lester Young Trio (Lester Young, Buddy Rich & Nat «...

Cazals

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Etta James - I'd Rather Go Blind

Syd Matters

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

Vetiver

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Michael Hurley - Sweedeedee

Whitehouse

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

Chris & Cosey

first record you remember
Perry Como - Catch A Fallen Star

Yoav

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elvis Costello - I Want You

The Revenge

a song that reminds you of school
Prefab Sprout - The King Of Rock N' Roll

Studio

you prepare for an important date?
William Pitt - City Lights

Simone White

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Teardrop

Nils Frahm

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Cliff Martinez - Solaris

Yellowman

first record you remember
Rio Grandes - Soldier Take Over

Tridact

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Plone - On My Bus

Tha 4orce

your sunday morning song
Aretha Franklin - I Say A Little Prayer

Mark E.

you go to a club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Kinski

first record you bought
Cheap Trick - Live at Budokan

My Morning Jacket

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

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
Kraftwerk - Radioactivity

Lisbee Stainton

best concert you ever attended
Annie Lennox

The Rayographs

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Delia Derbyshire

Daddy-O

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Hezekiah Walker - Jesus Is My Help

Kool & The Gang

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

Sharon van Etten

you drive a car late at night?
Low

Magic Mike

a record you fell in love to
The Commodores - Easy

Bill Callahan

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

Stratus

first record you remember
Bo Diddley - Road Runner

Defend Moscow

first record you remember
Guns N' Roses - Live And Let Die

No Age

you relax on a beach?
The Zombies - Time Of The Season

Sóley

a record you fell in love to
Sigur Rós - Ágætis Byrjun

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite animals

dog / hippo / grizzly bear / crow / turtle – the really ...

DJ Hell

you cook?

I don’t cook.

Max Romeo

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

Afrika Bambaataa

perfect anthem for the Bronx
The Incredible Bongo Band - Apache

Martin Rev

you miss New York?
Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man

Ben Watt

a song that reminds you of school
The Police - Roxanne

Jesper Dahlbäck

which person from the city you like the most?

My wife!

Wally Badarou

a song that reminds you of school

A song from pre-Zaïre Congo, which I ...

Heavy

you prepare for an important date?
The B-52's - Legal Tender

Azari & III

you wake up?

F: Silence.

Pepe Bradock

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Ornette Coleman - Holiday For Heroes

Kaos

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Ian Hart

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Love Inks

your sunday morning song

There's a great reggae show on the ...

Tim Mälzer

first record you remember
Kiss - Dynasty

Jimmy Edgar

your ultimate heartbreak song
Mary J. Blige - Your Child

Jesh

No. 4
The Beatles - White Album

Alva Noto

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

Mark Archer

first video clip you remember?
Jona Lewie - Stop The Cavalry

The Phantom Band

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tim Buckley - Song To The Siren

Peanut Butter Wolf

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gary Wilson

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you bought
Various Artists - Dumb Ditties

Pastor

your sunday morning song
Alexi Murdoch - All Of My Days

Suzanne Vega

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The theme from «Get Smart»

Molly Wagger

you jog?
Medeski Martin & Wood - Let’s Go Everywhere

Travis

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
The Hives - The Black And White Album

Tom Vek

5 favorite records
Day One - Ordinary Man

Todd Terje

first record you bought
Bjørn Torske - Sexy Disco

Justine D

5 favorite magazines

I loathe magazines.

Lhasa

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

GusGus

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

Duke Special

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Letter To Hermione

Luke Haines

5 favorite TV shows

Indoor league / Wheeltappers social / World of Sport / The ...

Holy Ghost!

you sit in the subway?

N: To be honest, I listen to Holy ...

Marc Romboy

a song that reminds you of school
Spliff - Das Blech

Ratatat

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sisqo - Thong Song

Drugstore

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

I often do – love doing that and then ...

Hugh Herrera

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Smiths - Unloveable

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that reminds you of school
Spider Murphy Gang - Skandal Im Sperrbezirk

Monday Michiru

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any modern day Japanese Enka ballad.

The Diaphanoids

you ride a bicycle?
Steve Reich

Editors

you sit in the subway?
The Cure - Lovesong

Chromatics

best video clip you ever saw
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite clubs

The Living Room, NYC / Komedia, Brighton / Start The ...

Memory Band

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

Prefuse 73

first record you bought
Prince - 1999

Soul Mekanik

you meet your parents?
Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair

Loane

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Air - Mike Mills

Erobique

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Ruckzuck

Senor Coconut

you sit in the subway?
Haruomi Hosono - Video Game Music

Olafur Arnalds

first record you remember
Todmobile

Apache Beat

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Lo Fat Orchestra

your boozed up anthem

Keine Ahnung, wie wärs mit «Durstige M ...

Tahiti 80

a song that reminds you of school
The Clash - Stay Free

Shakespeares Sister

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

David Rodigan

No. 7
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

John Foxx

a song that reminds you of school
The Pretty Things - Don't Bring Me Down

Bill Brewster

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

Ralphi Rosario

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

Architeq

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Lightning Bolt

Annie

you relax on a beach?

The sound of the nature, the waves... the ...

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are love sick?
Tom Waits - Hold On

Yacht

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

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite instruments

Sequential Circuits Prophet 600 / Akai S1000 sampler / Roland ...

Higamos Hogamos

you come home from the club?
Talking Heads - Crosseyed And Painless

Irvine Welsh

a song that reminds you of school
David Bowie - Starman

Heidi Happy

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Windsurf

your ultimate heartbreak song
Leonard Cohen - One Of Us Cannot Be Wrong

Quiet Village

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richard Wagner - Die Walküre

Ingrid Olava

favorite street corner?

My own – in the old city of Oslo.

Cajun Dance Party

a song you would use as a ring-tone

«Ring Ring» by Nokia. I hate ringtones!

Angel Deradoorian

first record you remember
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Brasstronaut

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

Fingerpicked

No. 2
Golden Avatar - Time For Going Home (Sudarshan, 1976)

Marit Bergman

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

Bettye Lavette

first record you remember
Art Gentry - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy

J Rawls

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Donnie McClurkin - We Fall Down, But We Get Up

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite fruits

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

Manuel Tur

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

A Touch Of Class

you wake up?
Sonny & Cher - I Got You Babe

Candi Staton

you make love?
Otis Redding - Try A Little Tenderness

Kris Menace

you drive a car late at night?
Shola Ama - You Might Need Somebody

Oneida

you go to a club?

Haven’t been to a club.

Sandi Thom

you sit in a plane?
Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings

CALLmeKAT

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reconstruction» and «Allegro». Both by Christoffer Boe. I ...

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
New Order - True Faith

Orishas

you go to a club?

Well it depends on the night. If I ...

Saint Etienne

you wake up?
The Monkees - You Told Me

Max Essa

you run naked through a cornfield?
Felix Laband - Whistling In Tongues (Todd Terje Remix)

Circlesquare

you prepare for an important date?
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

These New Puritans

you rob a bank?
Henry Mancini - The Pink Panther Theme

Ewan Pearson

first record you bought
Laura Branigan - Self Control

Charlotte Hatherley

you take a bubble bath?
Blondie - Picture This

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite things that make you sexy

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

Pilooski

a song that reminds you of school
Dexys Midnight Runners

Jacques Renault

No. 9
Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta Love

Beautiful Swimmers

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Don Cherry - Brown Rice

DJ Nu-Mark

a record you fell in love to
Alicia Keys - If I Ain't Got You

Alexandra Hope

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

Osborne

you make love?
The Delegation - Oh Honey

Gossip

you make breakfast?
Judee Sill - The Lamb Ran Away With The Crown

George Duke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The only music that makes me depressed is ...

Little Jackie

your sunday morning song
Stevie Wonder - Have A Talk With God

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite personal tragedies

Nothing favorable. Death of loved ones (more than ...

Howlin' Rain

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Catherine Ribeiro

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite DJs you know personally

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

Comanechi

you are stoned?
Sonic Youth - My Friend Goo

Matmos

you work in the garden?
The Kinks - Are The Village Green Preservation Society

Kevin Saunderson

favorite place to shag?

In my studio in Detroit.

Michael Mayer

record you were looking for the longest
John Carpenter - They Live

Tanya Stephens

you need to get work done?
Smokey Robinson

Hot Chip

you feel like 1982?
Yazoo - Situation

Audie Darling

where was your first flat?

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

Chris Coco

you relax on a beach?
Lee «Scratch» Perry - Curly Locks

Midlake

first record you remember
Chuck Berry

Alter Ego

a song that reminds your friends of you
Alter Ego - Rocker

Matthew Herbert

take these three CDs/records with you:
Tom Waits - Rain Dogs

James Yorkston

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin - It's My Party And I'll ...

Morningwood

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Motörhead - Rock N Roll

Chelonis R. Jones

your party anthem
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Trophy

Moonboots

No. 7
The Superimposers - Harpsichord Treacle

Doe Paoro

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band – Ophelia

Fol Chen

you rob a bank?
The Slits - Shoplifting

The Priscillas

your party anthem
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Omar

the song to be played at your funeral
The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone

DJ Touché

No. 6

«The House By The Cemetery» (Lucio Fulci, 1981 ...

Kool Keith

you are love sick?
The O'Jays - Love Train

Tracey Thorn

record you were looking for the longest

Can't think of one...

Mystery Jets

you relax on a beach?
Pink Floyd - A Pillow Of Winds

Trevor Jackson

you ride a bicycle?
Yello - Base For Alec

First Aid Kit

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
David Crosby - I'd Swear There Was Somebody Here

Thieves Like Us

best concert you ever attended
Spiritualized

Linda Lewis

a song that reminds you of school
The Mamas & The Papas - Monday Monday

Bomb The Bass

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

Howling Bells

you are stoned?
The Dandy Warhols - I Love You

Woodpigeon

5 favorite cities

Edinburgh / Ljubljana / Krakow / Paris / Montreal

Andy Gill

the song to be played at your funeral
The Velvet Underground - All Tomorrows Parties

Air

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

Gilles Peterson

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Horse Meat Disco

take these three games along:

Swingball: the only child's game of choice ...

Tindersticks

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any Techno. Only joking (almost). I don't ...

Tiago

you camp in the desert?
Here We Go Magic - Casual

N.A.S.A.

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Twilight Zone Theme

Faust

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Faust

Electric 6

you are in a depressive mood?
Beck - Sea Change (LP)

Camille

you drive a car late at night?

Must be something deep with a pulse. Like ...

Dego

you are on a football field?
Doug Carn - Higher Ground

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Cosmo Vitelli

your sunday morning song
Can - Sunday Jam

Mirror Mirror

you are at the hairdresser?
Willow Smith - Whip My Hair

The Ones

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

Ilya Santana

you come home from the club?
Andreas Vollenweider

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
Nirvana - In Utero

Sons And Daughters

5 favorite movies

The Shining / Perfect Blue / Dr. Strangelove / Chinatown / The ...

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Geto Boys

The Morning Benders

a record you fell in love to
The Beatles - You're Gonna Lose That Girl

A Mountain Of One

the song to be played at your funeral
Henry Mancini - Moon River

Glimpse

5 favorite places in the world

the middle of the dance floor / my studio ...

Gary Numan

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Mission - Tower Of Strength

Junior Boys

the song to be played at your funeral
Benny Hill Chase Music

The Jackets

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Music Machine - Hey Joe

Fanfarlo

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Norwegian Wood

Leo Zero

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

Soft Rocks

you come home from the club?
Lowrider - Flight To Paradise

The Bees

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Boards Of Canada - Zoetrope

Like A Stuntman

you come home from the club?
Robert Pollard - People Are Leaving

Penguin Prison

best concert you ever attended
Prince

Kalabrese

best Kraftwerk song

Kraftwerk hab ich nie gehört.

DJ Nature

a song that reminds you of school
Freda Payne - Band Of Gold

Kelli Ali

you are stoned?
The Velvet Underground - Venus In Furs

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
Brian Eno - The Plateaux Of Mirror

Simple Kid

you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton - Something On Your Mind

Anne Clark

5 favorite drinks

Tea (Earl Grey and all black varieties) / Champagne ...

Plum

learn these three songs by heart:
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Architecture In Helsinki

the song to be played at your funeral
Ekkehard Ehlers - John Cassavettes Part 2

KT Tunstall

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Damien Rice - Blower's Daughter

Luke Solomon

5 favorite instruments

Flugel Horn / the Violin / the Cello / the Piano ...

Our Broken Garden

you meet your parents?
Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby

Large Professor

5 favorite places in New York

145th St. & Lenox (Harlem) / Eastchester Ave. & Boston Rd ...

Pearly Gates

perfect anthem for London
Billie Holiday - Good Morning Heartache

Tal Weiss

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine

King Britt

first record you bought
AC/DC - Back In Black

Ilija Rudman

best soundtrack ever
Rick James - Everywhere I Go

Trans Am

you wake up?

No music. My alarm clock.

Shine 2009

you play ping-pong?
The Telescopes - The Sleepwalk

Hannah Scott

a song that reminds your friends of you
Alanis Morissette - Everything

Crystal Antlers

you come home from the club?
Wham! - Everything She Wants

Yuck

you are window shopping?
Sparklehorse - Home Coming Queen

Kathy Zimmer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - Caroline, No

Richard Hawley

5 favorite records
Gene Vincent - Say Mama

Lucky Soul

you take a bubble bath?
Otis Redding - (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay

Interpol

you sit in a plane?
J Dilla - Geek Down

Phil Mison

first record you remember
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Mechanical Bride

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fleetwood Mac - The Chain

Rocko Schamoni


Hamburg

Ich lebe seit 1986 in Hamburg. Das ...

US3

first record you bought
David Bowie - The Rise & Fall Of Ziggy Stardust

Nicole Willis

take these three CDs/records with you:
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Spellbound

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
Dr. John - Qualified

Psychic Ills

you walk in the rain?
Rhythm & Sound - No Partial

Ed Harcourt

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

Efterklang

your sunday morning song
Low - Sunflower

Erol Alkan

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

Rebelski

you make love?
Brian Eno - The Plateaux Of Mirror

Terry Lynn

favorite building?

Island Life Plaza Shopping Centre. Very abstract building ...

Scout Niblett

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

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

Woolfy

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure - Just Like Heaven

Steve Mason

a song that reminds you of school
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Two Tribes

Dollboy

you sit in a plane?

I’m a very nervous flyer. I need ...

The Shortwave Set

perfect anthem for London
The Spice Girls - Wannabe

Young Knives

take these three DVDs along:

«The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser» by Werner Herzog ...

Ada

learn these three songs by heart:
The Police - Message In A Bottle

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bright Eyes - Make War

Dani Siciliano

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

Alexander Robotnick

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

The Chap

5 favorite records
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Lone Wolf

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

Bill Adler

a record you fell in love to
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue

Fabrizio Mammarella

your ultimate heartbreak song
Virgo Four - In A Vision

Dillon

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Death From Above 1979

Malachai

5 favorite records
Homeboy Sandman - Lightning Bolt, Lightning Rod

Trusme

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Empire Of The Sun

you are love sick?
Carole King - So Far Away

Lucky Luke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

Mélissa Laveaux

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Laura Veirs - Drink Deep

Parlour

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

The Bangles

you feel like 1982?
Dream Syndicate - That's What You Always Say

Aaron Wright

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Up To Me

Jonathan Wilson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Guinnevere

Devendra Banhart

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver

Jill Jones

you wake up?
Blonde Redhead - Elephant Woman

Port O'Brien

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

Riccio

favorite street corner?

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

Mark Richardson

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

Hatcham Social

perfect anthem for London
Blur

El-P

you watch girls go by?
Nine Inch Nails - Closer To God

Tim Sweeney

you are in a depressive mood?
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Alan Oldham

No. 3
«American Flagg»

Panico

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

!!!

record you were looking for the longest
Judy Nylon - Pal Judy

2raumwohnung

start to learn these three things:

Spanisch / Surfen / Tauchen

Broken Social Scene

the song to be played at your funeral
The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again

Nick Chacona

your guilty pleasure song
Jeremiah - Birthday Sex

Ruede Hagelstein

5 favorite human inventions

Schlummertaste / Gaspedal / Vibrationsalarm / Internet / Sonnenbrille

The Soulsavers

you play a game of chess?
Cannonball Adderley - Phenix

José James

you paint your apartment?
Corinne Bailey Rae

Chateau Flight

a song that reminds your friends of you
I:Cube

Sondre Lerche

you destroy a hotel room?
Soundgarden - 4th of July

Lindstrom

you pretend to be married?
Fern Kinney - Baby Let Me Kiss You

Funkmasters

the song to be played at your funeral

C: Not planning on dying, so there will ...

Emma Tricca

you sit in a plane?

I don’t know really. I generally watch ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

The Project Club

you wake up?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Race Horses

best soundtrack ever
Nino Rota - The Godfather

Lail Arad

you walk in the rain?
tUnE-yArDs – Sunlight

Neon Heights

you meet your parents?
The Birthday Party

Luca C & Brigante

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

James Pants

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Contusion

Zambri

you drive into the country?
Samuel Barber - Adagio For Strings

Ame

you sit in the subway?

Sitz ich nie!

Barn Owl

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Darkthrone - Transylvanian Hunger

Division Of Laura Lee

you sit in the subway?
Mew - An Envoy To The Open Fields

Belle & Sebastian

your party anthem
Stevie Wonder - Superstition

James Murphy

you make love?
Yes - Starship Trooper

Tiga

you go to a club?
Donna Summer - Hot Stuff

Wolf People

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
U2

Paul Frick

you are love sick?
Gonjasufi - She's Gone

Lexx

you are in the sauna?
Glenn Frey - The Heat Is On

Wooden Birds

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

John Daly

start to learn these three things:

martial arts / transcendental meditation / levitation

Justice

5 favorite human inventions

earth / wind / fire / Ed Banger Records / The Holy ...

Nedry

a song to seduce you
Four Tet - Untangle

Joan As Police Woman

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bad Brains - Banned In D.C.

The Hidden Cameras

your ultimate heartbreak song
Macy Gray - I Try

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Plastikman - Consumed

Bing Ji Ling

your party anthem
Andrea True Connection - More, More, More

Black Devil Disco Club

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beatles - She Loves You

Birdy Nam Nam

you drive into the country?
Beastie Boys - Country Delight

The Earlies

your ultimate heartbreak song
Emmylou Harris - Boulder To Birmingham

Mouse On Mars

get these three pets:

Papagei (Klassiker) / Äffchen / Walfisch

Vashti Bunyan

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

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

Sandro Perri

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

Eagles Of Death Metal

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you are love sick?

Habe keinen, jedenfalls nicht momentan.

White Hinterland

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Dirty Projectors - Thirsty And Miserable

Soul Clap

a record you fell in love to
Prince - Hits & B Sides (Disc 2)

Prince Language

your boozed up anthem
First Choice - Let No Man Put Asunder (Ron Hardy Edit)

Datarock

you ride a bicycle?
Sick Of It All - Scratch The Surface

Peter Broderick

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Arvo Pärt - Für Alina

Ian Pooley

you go to a club?
Phoenix - Too Young

Chikinki

a song that reminds you of school
The Simpsons - Do The Bartman

Morgan Geist

you need to get work done?

Music is too important to me and too ...

M.A.N.D.Y.

you ride a bicycle?
The Libertines

The Late Greats

you come home from the club?

Any old crap 80’s 7 inches you ...

Natalie Tusia Beridze

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

I kissed the last time in the airport ...

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite things about Albuquerque

the food / kachina belts / beaded belts / frito pie ...

Thievery Corporation

you sit in the subway?
Frank Sinatra - They Can't Take That Away From Me

Lovefingers

a song that reminds your friends of you
BWH - Stop

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Brothers Of End

you are love sick?
The Shangri-Las - Past, Present and Future

Al Kent

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

Chris Carrier

you run naked through a cornfield?

I don’t run!

Wolfmother

you are on the tour bus?
Herb Alpert - Whipped Cream & Other Delights

Lloyd Cole

perfect anthem for New York
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Little Johnny Jewel

Mavis Staples

your ultimate heartbreak song
Nina Simone - Do What You Gotta Do

Frank Black

take these three CDs/records with you:
Chet Baker - Chet Baker & Crew

Holger Czukay

you go to a club?

Geh ich zur Zeit nicht.

Baikonour

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

Karl Culley

best concert you ever attended
Elliott Smith

Gnod

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bryan Adams - Everything I Do (I Do It For You)

Lanoiraude

5 favorite personal victories

Mike Tyson / Bruce Lee / Carl Lewis / André Agassi ...

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Ron Cornelius - Left Handed Lover

The Miserable Rich

you are love sick?
Roberta Flack - Do What You Gotta Do

Beppe Loda

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jimmy Castor Bunch - It's Just Begun

Alex Smoke

you stay in bed?
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Colder

No. 4
Current 93 - Angel

Nocturnes

a record you fell in love to
The Smashing Pumpkins - Hummer

Barbara Carlotti

your party anthem
The Knife - Deep Cuts

Max Tundra

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

Skull Defekts

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Henrik Rylander / Jean-Louis Huhta / Daniel Fagerström

Hacienda

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you pretend to be married?

Then I put on a song made by ...

Telepopmusik

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

Morton Valence

you meet your parents?
The Magnetic Fields - Papa Was A Rodeo

Shitdisco

you are love sick?
Kelis - Trick Me

Raul Midon

5 favorite drinks

Mineral water / Gin Tonic / Water / Cerveza dos equis ...

The Emperor Machine

you are love sick?
Depeche Mode - Free Love

Peter, Bjorn & John

you walk the cat walk?
Harold Faltermeyer - Theme From Fletch

Living Things

you go to a club?
Outkast - Bombs Over Baghdad
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Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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

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Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

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Doe Paoro

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

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Valery Gore

you rob a bank?
Good Friday - Why?

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Sarah Jaffe

best Beatles song
«While My Guitar Gently Weeps»

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