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The Dirtbombs

is a seminal garage band lead by Mick Collins – formely of the equally seminal outfit The Gories. Formed in the mid 90s, their ever revolving line up has seen the Detroit band grow into a genuine cult phenomenon.

5 favorite animals

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

5 favorite bands you know personally

Viva L’American Death Ray Music / The Greenhornes / The White Stripes / Sonic Youth / The Keggs

5 favorite books

Matthew Klam: «Sam The Cat» / William Poundstone: «Big Secrets» / Thurston Moore: «Alabama Wildman» / Brett Milano: «Vinyl Junkies» / Jack Kerouac: «On The Road»

5 favorite English words

succulent / nigh / effluvia / smegma / rib

5 favorite fruits

apple / banana / watermelon (not the fruit itself, but the artificial flavor) / clementine / Andy Dick

5 favorite human inventions

cell phone / E-Mail / CDs / bar codes / masking tape

5 favorite personal belongings

navy blue and white-striped T-shirt / jukebox / White Stripes «Live and In-Flight» recalled promo poster / Stooges «Funhouse» 8-trak / envelope signed by Lewis Cass

5 favorite records
Flat Duo Jets - Go Go Harlem Baby
The Gories - Outta Here
Sonic Youth - NYC Ghosts & Flowers
That Dog - Totally Crushed Out
Jonathan Fire Eater - Tremble Under Boom Lights

This list changes daily.

5 favorite things that make you sexy

living with my mother / not having a job / a hairy, pimpled ass / ingrown toenail / the ability to calculate tips with utmost speed

5 favorite personal victories

getting a girl at a Dirtbombs show to give me her vintage Black Cat Fireworks T-shirt / having Steve MacKay play with the Dirtbombs / starting a record label / dropping out of college / learning to wipe own ass

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

via fax / cheat on them until they find out / falsely accuse them of cheating / after sex, repeatedly say «I’m never doing that again» / suggest bringing other lovers/animals into the bedroom

Questions answered by: Jim Diamond

Gnod

best concert you ever attended
Drunk In Hell

Ian Hart

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Holger Czukay

you make love?

Gott oh Gott, mich dann auch noch mit ...

My Bee's Garden

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

KT Tunstall

first record you remember
Tom Lehrer - The Elements

DJ Cherrystones

you sit in the subway?
Writing On The Wall - The Power Of The Picts

Max Tundra

you destroy a hotel room?
Tom Zé - Toc

Matmos

get these three pets:

a Rat / a Peregrine Falcon / an Ocelot

The Bees

you run naked through a cornfield?
Os Mutantes - Bat Macumba

Little Jackie

best concert you ever attended
Gnarls Barkley

J Rawls

5 favorite human inventions

computer / phonograph / video / television / celly

Ingrid Olava

best day of the week in the city?

Sundays. Hang around in the sun, visit an ...

Studio

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Mussorgsky - Pictures At An Exhibition

Race Horses

a record you fell in love to
Murry The Hump - Songs Of Ignorance

Morgan Geist

you need to get work done?

Music is too important to me and too ...

VV Brown

you need to get work done?

Silence. I sometimes like silence to think.

Circlesquare

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

Wolfmother

you are love sick?
Black Sabbath - NIB

Bill Callahan

first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties

Tahiti 80

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Gerald Wilson Orchestra

Sondre Lerche

you sit in the subway?
Pavement - You Are A Light

Caron Wheeler

you wake up?
Stevie Wonder - Summer Soft

Robin Saville

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

Alan Oldham

No. 5
Anything by Ashley Wood

Swahili Blonde

you wake up?
Debbie Fagnano - The Happy Wanderer

Nedry

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Radiohead - Paranoid Android

Sóley

record you were looking for the longest
Chad Vangaalen - Diaper Island

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Slove

you prepare for a gig?
Bruce Springsteen - State Trooper (Trentemoller Mix)

Caribou

record you were looking for the longest
Sidney Owens & North, South Connection - Sputnik

Trans Am

you prepare for an important date?
Crowded House

The Project Club

you are in a depressive mood?
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Sebastien Tellier

your ultimate heartbreak song
Serge Gainsbourg - Manon

The Ones

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - You And I

Ost & Kjex

you go to a soundsystem?
Seth Troxler & Gadi Mizrahi - Herlin

Shitdisco

you wake up?
Link Wray - Rumble

Broken Social Scene

learn these three songs by heart:
Jamie Cullum - Well You Needn’t

Sharon van Etten

you make love?
Portishead - Only You

Pepe Bradock

you are love sick?
Dexter Wansel - The Sweetest Pain

Architeq

you wake up?
Moondog - Surf Session

Bob Power

first record you bought
The Tokens - The Lion Sleeps Tonight

In Flagranti

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t have a car anymore.

Invisible Conga People

you start a riot?
INU - Right Sider

The Bangles

you camp in the desert?
Calexico

Kool & The Gang

you make love?
Heatwave - Always And Forever

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite human inventions

Wurlitzer electric piano / Fender telecaster / the toaster / the ...

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Henry Mancini - Silver Streak

Brian Jackson

first record you remember
Clifford Brown with Strings - Yesterdays

Little Dragon

5 favorite magazines

Björnes Magazine / National Geographic / Food& Wine Magazine ...

Barn Owl

you sit in the subway?
GAS - Nah Und Fern

Odawas

your sunday morning song
Bob Martin - Midwest Farm Disaster

Kalabrese

your ultimate heartbreak song
Al Green - Let's Stay Together

Lone Wolf

record you were looking for the longest
Scott Walker - Scott 4

Headman

your ultimate heartbreak song
Etta James - I'd Rather Go Blind

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite building?

Stadsbiblioteket (the city library)

Chrome Hoof

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

Ame

you sit in the subway?

Sitz ich nie!

Bloc Party

you destroy a hotel room?
The Beatles - Maxwell's Silver Hammer

Still Going

best soundtrack ever
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Mugwump

you sit in the subway?
The Black Dog

Jacob Golden

a record you fell in love to
Nina Simone - Wild Is The Wind

Gary Numan

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Radiohead

The Loose Salute

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Franz Nicolay

you come home from the club?
Sam Amidon - Relief

Marit Bergman

which person from the city you like the most?

No one I know is from there. But ...

Explosions In The Sky

you take a bubble bath?
Silver Jews - Trains Across The Seas

Junior Boys

best concert you ever attended
The Boredoms

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Binary - Betablocker

Howe Gelb

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

Not missing a thing.

Love Inks

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Ada

5 favorite remixes
Ada - Eve (DJ Koze Remix)

Motor City Drum Ensemble

record you were looking for the longest
Roy Brooks & The Artistic Truth

Quiet Village

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

Van She

5 favorite TV shows

Family Guy / Monkey Magic / South Park / Young Ones ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite cartoon characters

Betty Boop / Animaniacs / Dr. Katz / The Little Mermaid ...

John Klemmer

a song that reminds you of school
Percy Faith - Theme From A Summer Place

My Morning Jacket

you prepare for an important date?
Outkast - Spread

Johnossi

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

Camille

you come home from the club?
ABBA

Good Shoes

you work in the garden?
Young Knives - Weekends And Bleakdays

Efterklang

a record you fell in love to
Jeff Buckley - Grace

Peanut Butter Wolf

you want to disturb your neighbours?

My 666 mix. I was on a flight ...

Newton Faulkner

No. 5
They Might Be Giants - No!

Justine D

5 favorite clubs

I rarely go out, believe it or not ...

Funkmasters

a song that reminds you of school
Sam Cooke - Wonderful World

Pacifika

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell

Emma Tricca

your boozed up anthem
The Undertones - Teenage Kicks

Adonis

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - It's Gonna Be Lonely

Theo Parrish

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wu-Tang Clan - Enter The 36 Chambers (LP)

Nicole Willis

best concert you ever attended
George Duke and Stanley Clarke

Matthew Dear

invite these three persons for a weekend:

lover / lover / lover

Dominique Leone

get these three pets:

hunting dog named «Dutch» / gray cat named «Blue ...

John Daly

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

Lisbee Stainton

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Luke Solomon

5 favorite fruits

Grapes / Nectarines / Oranges / Tangerines / Pineapples

Lucky Luke

first record you remember
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Jimi Jamison

your sunday morning song
Bill Withers - Just As I Am

Baikonour

first record you remember
Dave - Vanina

Black Angels

perfect anthem for Austin
The Black Angels - The Sniper At The Gates Of Heaven

Kurt Maloo

first record you remember
Glenn Miller - In The Mood

Ilija Rudman

first record you remember
Engelbert Humperdinck - Spanish Eyes

Stephan Remmler

a song you would use as a ring-tone
50 Cent - Pimp

Nicky Siano

you watch girls go by?

I don’t.

Dwele

a record you fell in love to
Mint Condition - Breakin' My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Banda Black Rio - Greatest Hits

Jesse Lenat

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Bob Dylan - Rain And Wind

Julia Franck

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

Bettye Lavette

your party anthem
T Baby - Whit It Baby

Erik Truffaz

you cook?
Neil Young - Chrome Dreams II

Osborne

you shop for shoes?

Well, nowadays I shop for new shoes on ...

Coyote

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Charles Webster - Forget The Past

Port O'Brien

your sunday morning song
Cass McCombs - I Went To The Hospital

DJ Nature

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

Dinky

5 favorite clubs

Panorama Bar in Berlin. It’s like my ...

Modeselektor

5 favorite magazines

In Touch / In Style / Gala / TV Spielfilm / Bauwelt

Tim Sweeney

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

Olafur Arnalds

first record you bought
2Pac - Greatest Hits

James Murphy

you make love?
Yes - Starship Trooper

Boozoo Bajou

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

DJ Kent

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Omar - There's Nothing Like This

Cosmin TRG

you sit by the river?
Gescom - Viral Rival (AE Remix)

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite places in the world

Cybertron / Future Ditches, Albuquerque / Bloody Noses / I’m ...

Audie Darling

favorite club?

There has been a huge influx in East ...

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

I don’t want to waste the space ...

DJ Vadim

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jungle Brothers - Done By The Forces Of Nature

Richard Norris

5 favorite drinks

Tea / Blueberry Juice / White Russian / Harveys Best Bitter ...

Beverley Knight

you are love sick?
Mary J. Blige - Not Gon’ Cry

Emmy The Great

perfect anthem for Hong Kong
Weezer - Across The Sea

Natalie Tusia Beridze

your party anthem
Matias Aguayo - Minimal (DJ Koze Remix)

Gravenhurst

you sit in the subway?

I haven’t done this for a while ...

Clare & The Reasons

you go fishing?
Nick & Charles Kenny - Gone Fishin'

Bebel Gilberto

the song to be played at your funeral
Cazuza - Brasil

Loane

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

Alter Ego

best video clip you ever saw
Blur - Girls And Boys

Minus 8

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

John Foxx

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Erik Satie - Gymnopedies

Duke Special

first record you bought
UB40 - Signing Off

Mark Archer

your party anthem
Outlander - Vamp

George Duke

a record you fell in love to
Milton Nascimento - Clube Da Esquina

Lindstrom

the song to be played at your funeral
Aaron Neville - Ave Maria

Tim Mälzer

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

ein gutes Technikmagazin / Matador / Gala

Alex Smoke

you are love sick?
Khonnor - Handwriting

Nick Chacona

a song that reminds you of school
The Fugees - Ready Or Not

The Emperor Machine

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

Ratatat

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Apollo 100 - Joy

Lydia Lunch

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

Prince Language

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Group Home - Up Against The Wall (Getaway Car Remix)

Kelli Ali

you drive a car late at night?
The Stooges - Dirt

Mirror Mirror

you come home from the club?
Patsy Cline - Walkin’ After Midnight

Mark E.

you run from the cops?
Pigbag - Pigbag

Heidi

you feel like 1992?
The Verve - A Storm In Heaven

Sandi Thom

you cook?
«Chocolate Salty Balls» by Chef (South Park)

Dennis Kane

your party anthem
James Brown - Give It Up Or Turn It A Loose

Jacques Renault

No. 11
The Kinks - All Day And All Of The Night

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite things about New York

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

Mouse On Mars

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Frank Hopper / Peter Rumpert / Michaela Teichler

Skull Defekts

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Henrik Rylander / Jean-Louis Huhta / Daniel Fagerström

N.A.S.A.

you sit in the subway?
Grandmaster Caz - Subway Theme

Psychic Ills

you work in the garden?
Sunny Murray - Suns Of Africa

Final Fantasy

you work in the garden?
Lenin I Shumov

Eagles Of Death Metal

you are love sick?
The Stooges - Shake Appeal

Gwyneth Herbert

you wake up?
Psapp - Hi

Micah P. Hinson

a song that reminds you of school
The Toadies - Backslider

Meret Becker

perfect anthem for Berlin
Eisler/Brecht - Anmut sparet nicht noch Mühe

Wooden Birds

the song to be played at your funeral

No music at my funeral, please?

Raul Midon

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Chateau Flight

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Mugison

5 favorite human inventions

Electricity / the telephone / the piano / Letters / Bullshit

Alela Diane

a song that reminds you of school
Cat Power - Metal Heart

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Cortney Tidwell - Don’t Let Stars Keep Us Tangled Up (E...

The Priscillas

your sunday morning song
The Monkees - Pleasant Valley Sunday

Monday Michiru

you are love sick?
Minnie Riperton

Soul Mekanik

you come home from the club?
Isolee - Brazil.com

Rumer

the song to be played at your funeral
Judee Sill - The Kiss

Gossip

you feel like 1982?
Malaria! - Your Turn To Run

Editors

you feel like 1992?
Cast - Sandstorm

The Battle Of Land And Sea

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

Mélissa Laveaux

best song by Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen - Joan Of Arc

Zambri

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Ronettes - Be My Baby

Ralphi Rosario

first record you remember
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Mr Scruff

you sit in a plane?
Silver Convention - Fly Robin Fly

Todd Terje

first record you bought
Bjørn Torske - Sexy Disco

Bomb The Bass

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence

Midlake

a song that reminds you of school
The Cars - Just What I Needed

Chikinki

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds (LP)

Sons And Daughters

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

Simple Kid

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

Kid Loco

you drive a car late at night?
Lee Dorsey - Ride Your Poney

Vetiver

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

David Pajo

get these three pets:

Miss Piggy / R2D2 / Herve Villechaize from Fantasy Island

Ronny & Renzo

you go to a club?
Cos/Mes - Naruto (R&R Remix)

Telepopmusik

a song that reminds you of school
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
Phil Spector

Rainer Trüby

the song to be played at your funeral
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Kissogram

you meet your parents?
Michael Hurley - Watertrain

Brothers Of End

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

Treefight For Sunlight

your guilty pleasure song
All Saints - Never Ever

First Aid Kit

you drive a car late at night?
Gary Numan - Cars

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

your sunday morning song
Tsegué-Maryam Guébrou - The Homeless Wanderer

Living Things

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

Saint Etienne

you come home from the club?
Andy Williams - Home Lovin' Man

Headless Heroes

you sit in a plane?
Brian Eno - Here Come The Warm Jets

Comanechi

you go to a club?
Madame Wig - Wig Wig Island

Boom Bip

you meet your parents?
Willie Nelson - Opportunity To Cry

Tiago

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

Jonathan Wilson

a song that reminds you of school
The Breeders - Safari

Tom Vek

you wake up?
Q And Not U - Wonderful People

Trevor Jackson

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
LCD Soundsystem - Losing My Edge

Wall-E

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t have any neighbors!

Bobbito Garcia

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book (LP)

Jazzanova

you play lego?
Baby Dream Vol. 19 - Backe Backe Kuchen

Beautiful Swimmers

you take a bubble bath?
Drexciya - The Quest

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you pretend to be married?

Then I put on a song made by ...

Miss Platnum

you pretend to be married?
Stevie Wonder - Ribbon In The Sky

Jimmy Edgar

perfect anthem for Detroit
Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)

Jackpot

you go to a club?
Liaisons Dangereuses - Los Ninos de la Parque

Ewan Pearson

first record you bought
Laura Branigan - Self Control

Fiona Daniel

you sit by a camp fire?
Johnny Cash

Linda Lewis

first record you remember
Henry Hall & His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic

Karl Culley

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Randy Newman - I Think It's Going To Rain Today

DJ Mehdi

your party anthem

Be more specific man, there are so many!

Stefan Goldmann

you are love sick?

Nichts aus der Sammlung meiner Ex-Freundin. Ansonsten aber ...

Million Stylez

which song fits the city the best?

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

Kinski

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & The Ants - Goody Two Shoes

Dollboy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Robert Wyatt - Free Will And Testament

Riccio

record you were looking for the longest
Barrington Levy - Here I Come

Wooden Shjips

you meet your parents?
Creme Soda - (I'm) Chewin' Gum

Lotte Kestner

your boozed up anthem
Aphrodite's Child - The End Of The World

Pastor

your ultimate heartbreak song
Noah And The Whale - Blue Skies

Defend Moscow

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

Afrika Bambaataa

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

2raumwohnung

take these three books along:

Eduard von Keyserling: «Fürstinnen» / Sogyal Rinpoche: «Das ...

Devendra Banhart

you prepare for an important date?
The Espers - The Espers (LP)

Grizzly Bear

you ride a bicycle?
Panda Bear - Carrots

Joan As Police Woman

you make love?
Mulatu Astatke - Tezeta

Travis

you make love?
The Ramones

Empire Of The Sun

you drive a car late at night?
Prince - Controversy

Bush Tetras

you sit in a plane?
Manu Chao - Clandestino

Bill Brewster

you sit in a plane?
Supermax - Fly With Me

Matthew Herbert

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

chips / noise / racism

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Janet Kay - Making History

Azari & III

you are love sick?
Alicia Keys - Unthinkable (I'm Ready)

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite bands you know personally

Can, Air, Qluster, Tempus Transit, Schneider & Roedelius

Air

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - The Reflex

Phenomenal Handclap Band

the song to be played at your funeral
Derek Warne - Comes The Cajun

Mungolian Jetset

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

Rich Medina

you make love?
Teddy Pendergrass - Turn Off The Lights

Terry Lynn

favorite band hailing from the city?

Jimmy Cliff

Phil Mison

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Tha 4orce

a song that reminds you of school
Kool Moe Dee - Go See The Doctor

Seether

you sit in a plane?
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Ain't No Mountain High En...

Yoav

first record you remember
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Bosque Brown

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Chad And Jeremy - A Summer Song

Fingerpicked

No. 7
Michael Johnson - Happier Days (Atco, 1973)

Michael Mayer

your party anthem
Anita Ward - Ring My Bell

Division Of Laura Lee

you prepare for an important date?
The Capitols - Cool Jerk

Syd Matters

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Nick Drake - Time Has Told Me

Whitehouse

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Paul Sharada - Dancing All The Night

Tindersticks

perfect anthem for Nottingham
Roger Miller - Not In Nottingham

Wordsworth

first record you remember
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Zwicker

you take a bubble bath?
Grace Jones - Private Life

Tanya Stephens

you are love sick?
Wheatus - Teenage Dirtbag

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

first record you remember
Elton John - Rocket Man

Renegade Soundwave

record you were looking for the longest

I used to spend years looking for obscure ...

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite places in the world

Home / London / Sydney / Cape Town / Colorado

Chromatics

your party anthem
Soft Cell - Seedy Films

Peter Kruder

you paint your apartment?
The Primitive Painter - Levitation

Whirlwind Heat

you make love?
Rod McKuen & Anita Kerr with The San Sebastian Strings ...

Mavis Staples

perfect anthem for Chicago
R. Kelly - Steppin' Into Heaven

Cypress Hill

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Future Beat Alliance

a record you fell in love to

I have not found love yet! 

Woolfy

your party anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Oneida

you make breakfast?

No music in the morning. 

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite personal victories

having no expectations / having no ambitions / taking no ...

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite magazines

Ich lese nur die japanische McDonalds Fachzeitschrift.

Padded Cell

you are stoned?
Mulatu Astatke

The Golden Filter

you prepare for an important date?
M83 - Kim And Jessie

Bottin

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Fagen - New Frontier

Vashti Bunyan

take these three tools with you:

piano (grand – could double as house) / guitar / a ...

Malachai

you make love?
Sepultura

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Delgados - Under Canvas Under Wraps

Tony Carrasco

your sunday morning song
Donald Byrd - Change (Makes You Want To Hustle)

Annie

you sit in the subway?
Bjørn Torske - Jeg Vil Være Søppelmann

Brasstronaut

you go fishing?
Kings Of Convenience - 24-25

Unconventional Science

a song that reminds your friends of you
Led Zeppelin - Ramble On

Sam Amidon

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

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite personal victories

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

The Earlies

last record bought
Cocteau Twins - Blue Bell Knoll

Hot Chip

you sit in the subway?
Quasimoto - The Unseen

Mystery Jets

you need to get work done?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Tal Weiss

perfect song to end a party with
John Cage - 4:33

Trusme

first record you remember
Bad Manners - My Girl Lollipop

Alva Noto

you work in the garden?
Asa-Chang & Junray - Tsuginepu To Ittemita

Pearly Gates

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

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite sports team?

The national handball team.

The Revenge

best concert you ever attended
Daft Punk

Papst & Abstinenzler

you prepare for an important date?
LCD Soundsystem - Someone Great

Fanfarlo

best concert you ever attended
The Mummies

Senor Coconut

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

Michael Reinboth

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye - A Funky Space Reincarnation

Morton Valence

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

Cosmo Vitelli

a song that reminds your friends of you
Spacemen 3 - Revolution

Rocko Schamoni

favorite club?

Ich verachte Sportclubs. Sportclubs sind wie Kirchen, sie ...

Howlin' Rain

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Velvet Underground - Pale Blue Eyes

Bit-tuner

get these three pets:

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

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite English words

succulent / nigh / effluvia / smegma / rib

A Mountain Of One

your boozed up anthem
George Kranz - Din Daa Daa

El-P

a record you fell in love to
Prince & The Revolution - The Beautiful Ones

Zohra

you come home from the club?
Anne Clark - Sleeper in Metropolis

Round Table Knights

you meet your parents?
Snoop Dogg - My Medicine

A Touch Of Class

a record you fell in love to
Madonna - Madonna

AM

No. 2
Jorge Ben - A Tabua de Esmeralda

Soul Clap

perfect anthem for Berlin
Bruce & Bongo - Geil

Luke Haines

5 favorite personal victories

Agincourt / Tobruk / Saigon / Culluden / Falkland Islands

Sandro Perri

you sit in the subway?
Peter Gordon - Intervallic Expansion

Kissey Asplund

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No song at all. I want to hear ...

Horace Andy

you sit in a plane?

I only read a lot.

Lucky Soul

you sit by the river?
Julie London - Cry Me A River

Tiga

your boozed up anthem
The Cult - Love Removal Machine

Dillon

you miss Berlin?
Milva - Alexanderplatz

Aaron Wright

your guilty pleasure song
ABBA - S.O.S.

Mechanical Bride

you are love sick?
Bob Marley - Could You Be Loved

DJ Touché

No. 9

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

Bing Ji Ling

record you were looking for the longest
Al Hirt - Soul In The Horn

ESG

you sit in the subway?
The B-52's - Rock Lobster

Nils Frahm

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

Hannah Scott

first record you bought
Hanson - Middle Of Nowhere

The Good Natured

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

Bodies Of Water

your sunday morning song
«It Is Well With My Soul»

Interpol

you come home from the club?
Blonde Redhead - 23

Magic Arm

you wake up?
The Buena Vista Social Club - Chan Chan

Constance Amiot

a song that reminds you of school
Biz Markie - Just A Friend

Lail Arad

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

Cornelius

you run from the cops?
Bon Jovi - Runaway

Orishas

you jog?

The same stuff I listen while riding a ...

Panico

No. 2
The Modern Lovers - Original Modern Lovers

C. Gibbs

your boozed up anthem
The Morning Glories - Fully Loaded

Datarock

you sit in the subway?
The Beta Band - Dry The Rain

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
New Order

Kinky

5 favorite TV shows

«Seinfield» / «El Chavo» / «Weeds» / «Superjail!» / «Aqua Teen Hunger ...

Glen Johnson

best soundtrack ever
Alberto Iglesias - Talk To Her

Rebelski

you destroy a hotel room?
The Rolling Stones - (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction

Marius Circus

the song to be played at your funeral
Imagination - Point Of No Return

Tridact

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
The Upsetters - Long Sentence

Bill Adler

first record you bought
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Shawn Lee

your liberation anthem
Patti Labelle - New Attitude

James Holden

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Morningwood

you ride a bicycle?
The Music Machine - Talk Talk

Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

Thieves Like Us

you prepare for an important date?

I don’t go on dates.

Spinto Band

perfect anthem for Delaware
Cole Porter - Anything Goes

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds you of school
Lenny Kravitz - Let Love Rule

Mario Basanov & Vidis

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

Whomadewho

5 favorite things that make you sexy

TH: my high forehead / my hats / my muscular ...

CALLmeKAT

favorite sound in the city?

Rain on the roof. Alltime favourite sound! Here ...

The Late Greats

you prepare for an important date?
Iggy Pop - Success

José James

you feel like 1982?
Flying Lotus - 1983

Ilya Santana

perfect anthem for Las Palmas

A cosmic disco party on the beach of ...

White Denim

your boozed up anthem
The Rolling Stones - Citadel

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Electric 6

you ride a bicycle?
Aaliyah - Are You That Somebody

James Yorkston

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The Channel Four theme tune. Nice royalties, I ...

Justus Köhncke

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Höhner - Die Karawane Zieht Weiter

Lexx

your ultimate heartbreak song
Neneh Cherry - Twisted Mess

!!!

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Aerosmith - Sweet Emotion

Penguin Prison

a song you wish you'd written yourself
R. Kelly - Ignition (Remix)

Frank Black

take these three DVDs along:

«Sleeper» by Woody Allen. The funniest, coolest movie ...

The Shortwave Set

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Dirty Pretty Things - Deadwood

Angel Deradoorian

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Short Circuit

Higamos Hogamos

you go to a club?
The Fall - Totally Wired

Chris Carrier

5 favorite instruments

piano / battery / rhythm box / TR-909 Roland / Tetra by ...

Kaos

you come home from the club?
Ash Ra Temple

Kevin Saunderson


Detroit

Wolf People

your party anthem
Nena - 99 Red Balloons

The Phantom Band

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Hoosiers

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Charles Webster

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Henry Purcell - Music For The Funeral Of Queen Mary

Daddy-O

you relax on a beach?
Yanni - Meditation Nightingale

Metronomy

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

Melanie C

5 favorite things about Liverpool

Friends & family / Anfield / The Beatles / The Dock / The ...

Soft Rocks

you make love?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

Glass Candy

take these three games along:

Tetris (nintendo) / Smurf (coleco) / Ms. Pacman (atari)

Marc Romboy

you are love sick?
Blumfeld - Tausend Tränen Tief

Brennan Green

you stay in bed?

I go to sleep with the TV. It ...

Erobique

record you were looking for the longest
The Jackson Sisters - I Believe In Miracles

Everything Everything

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Scouting For Girls - I Wish I Was James Bond

Plum

favorite street corner?

The corner where the Royal Mile crosses the ...

Kid Koala

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

Lovefingers

best concert you ever attended
Iron Maiden

Tracey Thorn

your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control

Pilooski

your sunday morning song
Paul McCartney - Be What You See

Jill Jones

you sit in a plane?
Salif Keita - Tomorrow

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Mark Richardson

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

Birdy Nam Nam

you go to a club?
Brodinski - Let The Beat Control Your Body

Gary Lucas

first record you remember
Thurston Harris - Little Bitty Pretty One

Ian Pooley

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

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

my niece / my friend Miya Osaki / George W ...

Dollskabeat

5 favorite dishes

Chocolate (all) / home made soup / Thai curry / sunday ...

Trentemoller

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

Ora Cogan

you make breakfast?
The Staple Singers - Respect Yourself

Rod Thomas

your boozed up anthem
Elastica - Connection

Kon & Amir

you surf the internet?
Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love

Hannah Cohen

best Beatles song
«Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds»

Cosmo

5 favorite cities

London / New York / Tokyo / San Francisco / Paris

Architecture In Helsinki

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

The Diaphanoids

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Scott Walker

Cajun Dance Party

a song that reminds your friends of you
Salt-N-Pepa - Shoop (Karaoke Style)

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite books

Stephen Fry: «Making History» / Jane Austen: «Pride and ...

The Fray

what's missing?

An ocean.

Gilles Peterson

you are in a depressive mood?
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions

Moonboots

No. 1
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Barbara Carlotti

you go fishing?
Keith West - The Kid Was A Killer

Woodpigeon

5 favorite instruments

Guitar / Piano / Autoharp / Cello / French Horn

Kathy Zimmer

best concert you ever attended
The Police

Black Devil Disco Club

you make love?

No music, the sounds emitted by my partner ...

Dani Siciliano

your ultimate heartbreak song
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Telephones

you cook?
South Sea Dreamin' With The Blue Boys

Young Knives

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

pubs / art galleries / my friends

Au Revoir Simone

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Electric Light Orchestra - Strange Magic

Neon Heights

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?

All of the above.

Blow Monkeys

your ultimate heartbreak song
Elvis Presley - Don't Cry Daddy

Suzanne Vega

best video clip you ever saw
Sinead O'Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U

Lloyd Cole

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Leopards - Rot With Me

Belle & Sebastian

you sit in the subway?

Not a song, more often a football or ...

Omar

your liberation anthem
The South African national anthem

DJ Hell

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

Molly Wagger

you meet your parents?
Tom Jones - Green Green Grass Of Home

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you wish you'd written yourself

D: Oh, endlos viele!

Morpheus

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Rolling Stones - Coming Down Again

Horse Meat Disco

start to learn these three things:

Arabic, Semiotics and Surgery!

Polly Scattergood

learn these three songs by heart:
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Paul Frick

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Edgard Varèse - Amériques

Parlour

perfect anthem for Gotheburg
Sailor - Down By The Docks

The Miserable Rich

you wake up?
Chaka Khan - I’m Every Woman

Georg Levin

a song that reminds your friends of you
Georg Levin - When I’m With You

Glimpse

5 favorite books

John Niven: «Kill Your Friends» / Alan de Botton ...

The Morning Benders

first record you remember
James Taylor - Sweet Baby James

Colder

No. 10
Vincent Gallo - Laura

Doe Paoro

a record you fell in love to
Van Morrison – Astral Weeks

David Morales

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Munk

you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Bicycle Race

The Invisible

you need to get work done?
Kraftwerk - Computer Love

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Nick Cave

Max Romeo

first record you remember
Bobby Day - Rockin' Robin

Stratus

first record you bought
Art Of Noise - Beat Box

Jay Jay Johanson

you go to a club?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
LCD Soundsystem

David Rodigan

No. 11
The Abyssinians - Declaration Of Rights

Sarah Jaffe

your liberation anthem
Phantogram - Don't Move

When Saints Go Machine

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

Max Essa

you sit in the subway?
Giorgio Moroder - Evolution

Nocturnes

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

White Hinterland

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Julia

Simone White

a record you fell in love to
Massive Attack - Teardrop

Oyvind Morken

a record you fell in love to
Shuggie Otis

Our Broken Garden

you take a bubble bath?
Chimes & Bells - Stand Still

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Der aktuelle Top Hit aus den Grossraumdiscos.

Terence Bernardo

your sunday morning song
Philip Glass - Solo Piano

Mooner

No. 10
Peru - Continents

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Editors - The Back Room

Large Professor

5 favorite Marley Marl productions
Tragedy - Live Motivator

Luca C & Brigante

a record you fell in love to
Joe Cocker - Unchain My Heart

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Jakob der Lügner

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Love Me Do

Social Disco Club

No. 8
Pam Todd - Let's Get Together (Mr. Chinn's Eternal Love...

Gemma Ray

you go to a club?
Low - (That's How You Sing) Amazing Grace

Coldplay

your boozed up anthem
Oasis - Rock 'n Roll Star

Beppe Loda

a song that reminds you of school
Santana - Abraxas

Casual

you go to a club?
Lil Scrappy

Chris & Cosey

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

Yellowman

perfect anthem for Kingston
Bob Marley - War

Cazals

best concert you ever attended
The Rolling Stones

A Guy Called Gerald

the song to be played at your funeral

I’m working on it.

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite bands you know personally

Michael Rother / Ada / Robocop Kraus / Schneider TM / Goldenen ...

Alexandra Hope

you cook?
T. Rex - Down Home Lady

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Yesterday

Jesh

No. 6
The Cure - Seventeen Seconds

Scout Niblett

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pixies - Hey

Holy Ghost!

you walk through a dark forest?
Delia Gonzalez & Gavin Russom - Rise

Peter, Bjorn & John

you work in the garden?
Toto - Africa

Marissa Nadler

a record you fell in love to
Lucinda Williams

Chromeo


Top 10 all time favourite songs

Kasper Bjorke

best concert you ever attended
The Cure

Steve Mason

best concert you ever attended
The Stone Roses

Justice

5 favorite books

Windsor McKay: «Little Nemo» / Hajime Sorayama: «Sexy Robot ...

Dave Clarke

you fall asleep?

Theme to the next «West Wing» episode on ...

Erol Alkan

you cook?
Gonzales

Minotaur Shock

you take a bubble bath?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you fall asleep?
TV On The Radio - Dreams

Lopazz

you play a game of chess?

Ich spiele kein Schach!

Magic Mike

your ultimate heartbreak song
James Ingram - Just Once

Droog

you are stoned?
Pink Floyd - Us And Them

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song that reminds your friends of you
Christophe - Les Mots Bleus

Candi Staton

your ultimate heartbreak song
Ray Charles - I Can't Stop Loving You

Joakim

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Neil Young - Out On The Weekend

M.A.N.D.Y.

you make love?

That’s a secret.

Charlotte Hatherley

you are in a depressive mood?
Big Black - Pigpile

Lhasa

a song to seduce you
Al Green - Here I Am

Drugstore

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

Ed Harcourt

you stay in bed?
Jane's Addiction - Three Days

Heavy

you drive a car late at night?
Herbie Hancock - Stars In Your Eyes

Alexander Robotnick

you relax on a beach?
Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares For Me

Fujiya & Miyagi

your party anthem
Dexys Midnight Runners - Geno

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite personal belongings

International Power Converter / shoes / jacket / iPod / PSP 

Art Brut

a record you fell in love to
Helen Love - Does Your Heart Go Boom?

Ruede Hagelstein

you go to a club?
Caribou - Leave House

Chelonis R. Jones

first record you remember
The Cure - 10:15 Saturday Night

Memory Band

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Claude Debussy - Nuages

Andreya Triana

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Bad

Ray Mang

you feel like 1982?
Dinosaur L - Go Bang

Captain Sensible

you camp in the desert?
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade

Dego

you sit in a plane?
Funk D'Void - Technoir

Wally Badarou

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Dan Michaelson

a record you fell in love to

I felt too confused to listen to music.

Pyrolator

you make breakfast?
Martin Denny - Mumba

Pink Skull

your ultimate heartbreak song
R.E.M. - Camera

DJ Nu-Mark

best Marley Marl track
MC Shan - The Bridge

Apiento

you wake up?
Electronic - Getting Away With It

Andy Gill

a record you fell in love to
I-Roy - The First Cut Is The Deepest

Martin Rev

you prepare for an important date?
The Rolling Stones

Howling Bells

your ultimate heartbreak song
Destiny’s Child - I’m A Survivor

Leon Ware

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - Turn On Some Music

Apache Beat

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Scary Monsters

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite movies

«Forrest Gump» by Robert Zemeckis / «Star Wars» / «The ...

Thievery Corporation

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

Shine 2009

you come home from the club?
PM Dawn - Paper Doll

Karl Bartos

first record you remember
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Chris Coco

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Shakespeares Sister

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rose Royce - Love Don’t Live Here Anymore

Turzi

your sunday morning song
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

Anja Schneider

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Computerliebe

We Are Wolves

take these three books along:

«Build It Yourself - Volume 1 to 12» / «The ...

Kool Keith

the song to be played at your funeral
Geto Boys - My Mind Playing Tricks On Me

New Young Pony Club

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

This is never gonna happen....

Moving Units

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

The Chap

5 favorite personal belongings

CD burner / Jansport laptop bag / Down-filled duvet (every ...

Ben Watt

first record you bought
Wings - My Love

Richard Hawley

5 favorite cities

Sheffield, my home. I like lots of other ...

Anna Kashfi

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

Kathryn Williams

you take a bubble bath?
Ray LaMontagne - Trouble

Irvine Welsh

a song that reminds you of school
David Bowie - Starman

Yacht

No. 1
Wilson Phillips - Hold On

Sibrydion

a song that reminds you of school
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite cities

San Felipe / San Diego / Ibiza / Palm Springs / Bradley ...

US3

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

Fol Chen

you go to a club?
The Move - It Wasn't My Idea To Dance

Daniel Wang

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Ordinary Fool

Peter Broderick

best soundtrack ever
Yann Tiersen - Goodbye Lenin

Kris Menace

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

Yuck

you come home from the club?
Neu! - Hallogallo

Hacienda

best concert you ever attended
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Manuel Tur

a song that reminds your friends of you
Moloko - The Time Is Now

The Soulsavers

you cook?
Jimi Hendrix - Electric Ladyland

Chuck D

you cook?

I don’t cook chinese. I just buy.

Leo Zero

your ultimate heartbreak song
Brian Eno & John Cale - Spinning Away

Ashley Beedle

you make love?

Some things must remain private.

Cortney Tidwell

No. 10
Sebadoh - Harmacy

Seelenluft

a song that inspires you
Johnny Cash - Solitary Man

King Britt

you fall asleep?

An indian drone.

These New Puritans

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Jay-Z - Swagga Like Us

Prefuse 73

you are in a depressive mood?
Karen Dalton

Defari

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions

Heidi Happy

you destroy a hotel room?

Aber, aber, Heidi verwüstet doch kein Hotelzimmer!

No Age

you run naked through a cornfield?
Flipper - Life

James Pants

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

Anne Clark

5 favorite books

JG Ballard: «High Rise» / JG Ballard: «Concrete Island ...

Hatcham Social

best concert you ever attended
Electricity In Our Homes
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

first record you remember
Pink Floyd - The Wall

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Doe Paoro

a song you would use as a ring-tone
1995 Chicago Bulls theme song

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Valery Gore

you drive into the country?
Jim Sullivan - Highways

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Sarah Jaffe

best Beatles song
«While My Guitar Gently Weeps»

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