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The Loose Salute

are a six piece from London and Cornwall formed 2004 by Ian McCutcheon (former drummer with Slowdive and Mojave 3) and vocalist Lisa Billson. Inspired by the Laurel Canyon of the 70s, surf pop and country rock, their songs have a summery, relaxed vibe and sweet harmonies that let you hum along.

a song that reminds you of school
Shannon - Let The Music Play
best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life
best concert you ever attended

Ride, Brixton Academy

your boozed up anthem
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Proud Mary
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall
record you were looking for the longest
Dennis Wilson - Ocean Pacific Blue
a record you fell in love to
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book
first record you remember
The Carpenters - Top Of The World

Hmm, it was probably a Carpenters song, maybe «Top Of The World». My mum would always play The Carpenters on Sundays.

the song to be played at your funeral
Wilco - On And On And On
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - 1000 Dollar Wedding
your liberation anthem
The Doors - Break On Through
perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling
your party anthem
Juile Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity - Let The Sunshine In
first record you bought
Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays
a song that reminds your friends of you
The Beach Boys - Forever
a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Beachwood Sparks - Sleeping Butterfly
a song to seduce you
The Byrds - Triad
a song you would send over the ocean
The Loose Salute - Ship On The Ocean
your sunday morning song
John Phillips - April Ann
a song you wish you'd written yourself
Sade - By Your Side
Questions answered by: Ian McCutcheon

Fan Death

the song to be played at your funeral
Gary Glitter - Hello! Hello! I'm Back Again

Padded Cell

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

Lone Wolf

your party anthem
Justice - Waters Of Nazareth

US3

first record you remember
Diana Ross - I'm Still Waiting

Al Kent

record you were looking for the longest
Curtis - How Can I Tell Her

Richard Norris

5 favorite instruments

Wasp Synth / Moog Synth / Fender Strat / Mellotron / Stylophone

Nocturnes

first record you bought
Nirvana - In Utero

David Morales

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

Matthew Dear

a song that reminds your friends of you
Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like A Lady

Georg Levin

your sunday morning song
Donny Hathaway - Flying Easy

Anja Schneider

a record you fell in love to
David Bowie - China Girl

Mugwump

you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal belongings

adidas bag / flute / sax / Yamaha QY 100 sequencer ...

Orishas

you wake up?
Gnarls Barkley - Crazy

Max Tundra

you sit in the subway?
Um - Holy Fire

Hacienda

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

Seether

you prepare for an important date?
The Beatles - Help!

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite places in the world

Home / London / Sydney / Cape Town / Colorado

Mooner

No. 2
Clara Mondshine - Memorymetropilos

DJ Nature

best concert you ever attended
Manicured Noise

Beverley Knight

you sit in a plane?
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love Yo...

Barn Owl

you drive a car late at night?
Jakob Olausson - Napalm Sky

Sam Amidon

5 favorite human inventions

cows / sheep / pigs / animals / vegetables

Shakespeares Sister

a record you fell in love to
Etta James - At Last

Melanie C

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fiona Apple - Love Ridden

Apache Beat

perfect anthem for New York
Lou Reed - Street Hassle

Editors

you pretend to be married?

I’d let the lady decide.

Junior Boys

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Steely Dan - Can't Buy A Thrill

Rocko Schamoni

which person from the city you like the most?

Heino Jaeger. Verstorbener Maler und Entertainer.

Zwicker

you feel like 1982?
Liaisons Dangereuses - Los Ninos Del Parque

Zambri

you go to a club?
Modeselektor - 2000007

Little Jackie

perfect anthem for New York
Little Jackie - The Stoop

Shitdisco

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dr. Demento - Monster Mash

Lucky Luke

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

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you are on a football field?

Flo: Da bin ich traumatisiert. Ich höre ...

Dwele

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bill Cosby - Martin's Funeral

Blow Monkeys

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

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Morpheus

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Syd Matters

you prepare for an important date?
Midlake - He Tried To Escape

The Revenge

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Donald Fagen - I.G.Y.

Devendra Banhart

you sit in a plane?
Vetiver

Comanechi

you run naked through a cornfield?
Chicks On Speed - Will Save Us All

Senor Coconut

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

Jakob der Lügner

first record you remember
Mezzoforte - No Limits

Defend Moscow

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bedouin Soundclash - Sounding A Mosaic

Woolfy

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

Mouse On Mars

take these three CDs/records with you:
Neil Young - Harvest

Sharon van Etten

you make love?
Portishead - Only You

Papst & Abstinenzler

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Wall Of Voodoo - Factory

Kool Keith

you make love?
H-Town - Sex Bowl

Sóley

first record you remember
Jesus Christ Superstar

M.A.N.D.Y.

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Marilyn Manson

Coyote

your party anthem
Inner City - Good Life

Luke Haines

5 favorite cities

Bradford / Exeter / Cologne / Munich / Damascus

Sven Väth

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

Bosque Brown

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

Cornelius

you take a bubble bath?
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy

Soul Clap

first record you bought
The Jacksons - Triumph

Dynamite Deluxe

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Wild Boys

Gilles Peterson

you fall asleep?
Sun Ra - Sleeping Beauty

DJ Kent

you take a bubble bath?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?

Windsurf

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

Large Professor

5 favorite human inventions

The Sampler / The Turntable / The Computer / The Hard ...

Vashti Bunyan

take these three CDs/records with you:
Joanna Newsom - Ys

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

Memory Band

you sit in the subway?
Four Tet - Slow Jam

Broken Social Scene

take these three tools with you:

a guitar / a knife / a bottle opener

Van She

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Don't come home after DJing / In a ...

Living Things

you are stoned?
Bob Dylan - Like A Rolling Stone

Rod Thomas

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

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Kool & The Gang

you are love sick?
Hardold Melvin & The Blue Notes - Yesterday I Had The B...

The Hidden Cameras

a song you would send over the ocean
Nana Mouskouri - Guten Morgen Sonnenschein

DJ Nu-Mark

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jurassic 5 - Swing Set

Nicky Siano

a song that reminds your friends of you
MFSB - Love Is The Message

Hot Chip

you come home from the club?

Al: A record on Kompakt, «Pop Ambient». With ...

Duke Special

first record you bought
UB40 - Signing Off

Smudo

you make love?

Da höre ich selten Musik, da ich ...

GusGus

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

DJ Mehdi

the song to be played at your funeral
Stevie Wonder - They Won't Go When I Go

Au Revoir Simone

you drive a car late at night?
Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme

Terry Lynn

favorite building?

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

Bit-tuner

take these three DVDs along:

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

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you sit by a camp fire?
A-ha - Hunting High And Low

Jonathan Wilson

you run naked through a cornfield?
Fleet Foxes - Sim Sala Bim

Telephones

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Massimiliano Pagliara - In Order Of More Depth

Headless Heroes

you wash your hair?
The Godfathers - Birth School Work Death

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Catherine Wheel - Chrome

Afrika Bambaataa

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sly & The Family Stone - Stand

Plum

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

Head of the International Film Festival

Wooden Birds

record you were looking for the longest
Galaxie 500 - Blue Thunder EP

Manuel Tur

your ultimate heartbreak song
Inner Life - I'm Caught Up (In A One Night Affair)

Adonis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Michael Jackson

Tracey Thorn

your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control

Kelli Ali

you drive a car late at night?
Grace Jones - Slave To The Rhythm

David Holmes

you wake up?
Radiohead

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sepultura - Ratamahatta

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite sports team?

The national handball team.

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you bought
Various Artists - Dumb Ditties

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

the song to be played at your funeral
John Fahey - Sligo River Blues

Trans Am

you go to a club?
Bruce Springsteen

Johnossi

favorite band hailing from the city?

J: Hmm... from Stockholm... I can’t remember ...

Jesse Lenat

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

best concert you ever attended
Kiss

Lloyd Cole

perfect anthem for London
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Seelenluft

perfect anthem for Zurich

Müsste noch geschrieben werden.

The Morning Benders

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

Luca C & Brigante

you wake up?
Burt Bacharach - Are You There (With Another Girl)

The Diaphanoids

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Curtis Mayfield

Simone White

first record you remember
Joni Mitchell - Blue

Yuck

you are window shopping?
Sparklehorse - Home Coming Queen

Matmos

take these three CDs/records with you:
Carlo Gesualdo - Madrigali libro terzo

Chromeo

No. 7
The Melodians - Rivers Of Babylon

!!!

a song that reminds you of school
Sonic Youth - 100%

Erol Alkan

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

Emma Tricca

you run naked through a cornfield?

Running naked through a corn field? Me?! You ...

Dennis Kane

your sunday morning song

I am usually crawling into bed Sunday AM ...

Howe Gelb

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

Not missing a thing.

Drugstore

you camp in the desert?

Only in dream-sequence, then Capt Jack Sparrow bizarrely ...

Tom Vek

you fall asleep?
The Chap - Auto Where To

Fol Chen

you prepare for an important date?
The Verlaines - Makes No Difference

Ronny & Renzo

you cook?
Mandrill - Mandrill

Morgan Geist

you jog?

Anything in mixes by I-F.

The Juan MacLean

No. 10
No Trend - Too Many Humans

Race Horses

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

Ada

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Karten / Monopoly

Glimpse

you come home from the club?
Rhythm & Sound

Ray Mang

you jog?
Lenny Williams - You Got Me Running

Steve Mason

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Blunt

El-P

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Boogie Down Productions - Criminal Minded

Quiet Village

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ability II - Pressure

Chuck D

you ride a bicycle?

Break Beats

The Fray

you are on the tour bus?
The Darjeeling Limited (OST)

Dollboy

you go to a club?
The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz

Wally Badarou

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I keep my mobile silent at all times ...

Karl Bartos

record you were looking for the longest

Gibt es nicht, heutzutage findet man im Internet ...

Travis

you feel like 1982?
The Associates - Heart Of Glass

Lail Arad

you sit by a camp fire?
Tracy Chapman - Give Me One Reason To Stay Here

Jackpot

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Then I put my mp3 player on random ...

Ora Cogan

you wake up?
Ben E. King - Amor

Brian Jackson

a record you fell in love to
The Delfonics - La La Means I Love You

José James

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Billie Holiday - God Bless The Child

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Blackbird

Scout Niblett

the song to be played at your funeral
Daniel Johnston - True Love Will Find You In The End

Natalie Tusia Beridze

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song by Joe Cocker and ABBA.

Crystal Antlers

you walk in the rain?
Wham! - Young Guns (Go For It!)

The Invisible

you cook?
Shuggie Otis - Strawberry Letter 23

John Daly

take these three DVDs along:

«Apocalypse Now» by Francis Ford Coppola / «Woodstock» by ...

A Mountain Of One

your ultimate heartbreak song
Spiritualized - Broken Heart

First Aid Kit

you wake up?
Vashti Bunyan - Just Another Diamond Day

Justice

5 favorite records
The Beatles - Revolver

Dillon

you make love?

Regengeräusche. Also sicherlich keine Musik. Meistens hat ...

Kurt Maloo

your boozed up anthem
The Brand New Heavies - Sometimes

Air

first record you bought
The Robin Hood storytelling record

Yacht

No. 5
Green Day - Kerplunk

Kinky

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - The Heart’s Filthy Lesson

Caribou

a song that reminds your friends of you
Europe - The Final Countdown

Simple Kid

you jog?
Slayer - South Of Heaven

Jazzanova

the song to be played at your funeral

Es gibt noch viel zu entdecken...

Valery Gore

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Greg Foat Group - Time Piece 1 (Harpsichord Bugalu)

Caron Wheeler

you relax on a beach?
Stevie Wonder - As

Tim Sweeney

you take a bubble bath?
Dr. Demento - Fish Heads

Oyvind Morken

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

I live in Norway, when its finally summer ...

Jimi Jamison

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

Emmy The Great

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Britney Spears - Email My Heart

Vetiver

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Camper Van Beethoven - Our Beloved Revolutionary Sweeth...

Jacques Renault

No. 7
Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky

Molly Wagger

you walk in the rain?
The Beatles - Dear Prudence

Whirlwind Heat

a song you would use as a ring-tone
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Whomadewho

5 favorite remixes
Isolee - Beau Mot Plage (Freeform Five Remix)

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite places in Brighton

«Bill’s», for breakfast / «The Mock Turtle», for ...

The Miserable Rich

you run from the cops?
Lalo Schifrin - Bullit Soundtrack

Jay Jay Johanson

you go to a club?
Thomas Bangalter - Signature

Karolina Stenstöm

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

The Ones

your ultimate heartbreak song
Minnie Riperton - Love Hurts

Kon & Amir

you drive a car late at night?

Kon: Depends on my mood.

The Good Natured

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

I don’t live in a city, I ...

Ewan Pearson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Cat Power - Where Is My Love?

In Flagranti

you make love?

Actually I never put on music when making ...

Efterklang

your party anthem
Daft Punk - Discovery

Fujiya & Miyagi

best concert you ever attended
My Bloody Valentine

Bill Adler

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kanye West - Gold Digger

The Priscillas

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tim Rose - I’m Gonna Be Strong

Rebelski

first record you bought
John Williams - Theme from E.T.

Linda Lewis

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Minnie Riperton - Lovin' You

Pilooski

your party anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Gwyneth Herbert

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

Mark Richardson

you sit in a plane?
Elbow - Weather To Fly

Doe Paoro

record you were looking for the longest

These Kora recordings I had bought in Botswana ...

Jacob Golden

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

Lydia Lunch

you drive a car late at night?
Morphine

Bettye Lavette

first record you remember
Art Gentry - Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy

Lanoiraude

5 favorite remixes
Gwen Guthrie - Seventh Heaven (Larry Levan Remix)

Miss Platnum

you want to get inspired?
Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Wom...

CALLmeKAT

favorite club?

I’m no big club-goer. Daniel Fridell (whom ...

Bob Power

you go to a club?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Greatest Hits

Electric 6

you sit in a plane?
Cat Power - Moon Pix

Apiento

you sit in a plane?
Steve Reich - Music For 18 Musicians

Sibrydion

perfect anthem for Cardiff
Andy Williams - Can't Take My Eyes Off You

Cage The Elephant

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Primus - My Name is Mud

Prince Language

you are in a depressive mood?
Tindersticks

Leon Ware

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Hey Jude

Funkmasters

your party anthem
Clyde Stubblefield - Party's In The Kitchen

Chrome Hoof

the song to be played at your funeral

Never gonna die as there is technology that ...

Future Beat Alliance

perfect anthem for Sheffield
LFO - LFO

Black Devil Disco Club

you stay in bed?
Sidney Bechet

Robin Saville

you meet your parents?
The Penguin Café Orchestra - Music For A Found Harmoniu...

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite authors

Louis de Dernieres / Joan Brady / Herbert Whone / Greg ...

Mark Archer

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

Hatcham Social

your sunday morning song
Buddy Holly - It Doesn't Matter Anymore

Joakim

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
My Bloody Valentine - Only Shallow

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

via fax / cheat on them until they find ...

Tahiti 80

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Malachai

you make love?
Sepultura

Sandro Perri

you go to a club?
Zongamin - Tunnel Music

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite personal victories

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

Minotaur Shock

you prepare for an important date?
Steely Dan

Pyrolator

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Suicide - Ghost Rider

ESG

you drive a car late at night?
Janet Jackson - Tonight's The Night

Suzanne Vega

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Brothers Of End

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls Of Fire

Monday Michiru

your party anthem
Monday Michiru - Your Eyes

Everything Everything

your sunday morning song
The Commodores - Easy

Marc Romboy

first record you bought
Wum - Ich Wünsch Mir Ne Kleine Miezekatze

Annie

you ride a bicycle?
Maurice Fulton - My Gigolo (Chicken Lips Remix)

Skull Defekts

take these three games along:

I guess I'm alone so... a football ...

Gnod

the song to be played at your funeral
Harry Belafonte - Banana Boat Song

Tiga

you take a bubble bath?
U2 - Love Is Blindness

Turzi

your sunday morning song
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

2raumwohnung

start to learn these three things:

Spanisch / Surfen / Tauchen

Aaron Wright

your party anthem
The Stone Roses - Love Spreads

Cazals

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I've Got A Feeling

Fabrizio Mammarella

best concert you ever attended
LCD Soundsystem

Tal Weiss

your sunday morning song
Joanna Newsom - Emily

Our Broken Garden

you are love sick?
Munck//Johnson - Here Comes You

Kathy Zimmer

your boozed up anthem
AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long

Chikinki

best video clip you ever saw
Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal

Chris & Cosey

a record you fell in love to
Love - Andmoreagain

Final Fantasy

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

When Saints Go Machine

you are in the sauna?
Sade - Love Deluxe

Munk

you fall asleep?
Schönberg - Moses und Aaron

Richard Hawley

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Hotels are only spooky when I’m in ...

Peanut Butter Wolf

a song that reminds you of school
Schoolly D - Gucci Time

Faust

you sit in the subway?

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

Wooden Shjips

you need to get work done?
Les Rallizes Denudes

Howling Bells

you sit in the subway?
Broadcast - Black Cat

The Bees

you walk through a dark forest?
Burial - Archangel

My Morning Jacket

you ride a bicycle?
Dr. Dog - The World May Never Know

Odawas

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

Azari & III

you wake up?

F: Silence.

Sandi Thom

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Patti Labelle - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Defari

a record you fell in love to
Heatwave - Always And Forever

Penguin Prison

your ultimate heartbreak song

I have no idea. My heart can't ...

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Mugison

5 favorite bands you know personally

The Matthew Herbert Big Band is the biggest ...

Anna Kashfi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Peggy Lee - Is That All There Is?

Saint Etienne

you prepare for an important date?
Neil Young - I've Been Waiting For You

Trusme

your party anthem
Spanish Harlem Orchestra - La Banda (Fruitmeat / Rope A...

James Holden

first record you remember
The Beach Boys

Young Knives

take these three CDs/records with you:
Frank Black - Teenager Of The Year

The Project Club

you wake up?
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

Marius Circus

you run naked through a cornfield?
Arthur Russell - In The Light Of The Miracle

Casual

you are in a depressive mood?
2Pac

Horace Andy

you relax on a beach?

I have not done that in years.

Ian Pooley

you sit in the subway?

Nothing.

Yellowman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Yellowman - Galong Galong Galong

Tha 4orce

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Marvin Gaye - Here My Dear

Wolfmother

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

Moonboots

first record you remember
Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun

Anne Clark

5 favorite books

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

Minus 8

your boozed up anthem
The Ramones - Somebody Put Something In My Drink

Howlin' Rain

you feel like 1982?
Black Flag

We Are Scientists

5 favorite human inventions

the hat rack / the cat leash / my laptop ...

Yoav

your party anthem
Prodigy - Out Of Space

Michael Mayer

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Morgenspaziergang

Lisbee Stainton

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Brasstronaut

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

Cosmo

5 favorite records
Marvin Gaye - What’s Going On

Neon Heights

you ride a bicycle?
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - From South Africa To ...

Peter Kruder

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Spiegelsaal

Tindersticks

your sunday morning song

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

Kaos

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Lucky Soul

you cook?
Toots & The Maytals - Pressure Drop

Love Inks

the song to be played at your funeral
The Beatles - Norwegian Wood

Magic Arm

you are love sick?
Beck - Lonesome Tears

Anni Rossi

5 favorite cities

Gothenburg / Los Angeles / New Orleans / Vancouver B.C ...

We Are Wolves

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

Tony Carrasco

your ultimate heartbreak song
Carly Simon - Why

Mr Scruff

you sit in the subway?
The Subway Riders - After The Session

John Klemmer

first record you bought
Miles Davis - Sketches Of Spain

These New Puritans

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

Terence Bernardo

your guilty pleasure song

I try not to feel guilty about enjoying ...

Mystery Jets

you run from the cops?
The Libertines - Up The Bracket

Radio 4

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Replacements - Tim

Daddy-O

you make love?
Ohio Players - Heaven Must Be Like This

Kissey Asplund

best concert you ever attended
Raphael Saadiq

The Shortwave Set

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Shortwave Set - Is It Any Wonder

Martin Rev

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Well, anything would work where I live. That ...

Telepopmusik

first record you bought
King Crimson - Red

Invisible Conga People

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

Leroy Burgess

a record you fell in love to
Grover Washington Jr. - Passion Flower

Mirror Mirror

you wake up?
Dead Can Dance - Carnival Of Light

Heidi Happy

you sit in a plane?

Wenn ich wüsste, wie der Song heisst ...

Sumner Brothers

you sit in the subway?

We don’t have subways in Vancouver.

Heidi

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Aretha Franklin; Candi Staton

Angel Deradoorian

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

Marit Bergman

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

Maybe a gardener at Bergianska trädgården ...

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Do You Want To Know A Secret?

Tiago

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Jimmy Page - Lucifers Rising

Chelonis R. Jones

you make love?

Nobody loves me at the moment. And I ...

Justus Köhncke

a record you fell in love to
Workshop - Talent

Gemma Ray

you wake up?
Rocket From The Crypt - Guilt Free

Round Table Knights

you want to get inspired?
Phoenix - Napoleon Says

Marissa Nadler

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody

Raul Midon

5 favorite drinks

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

Mavis Staples

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Blowin’ In The Wind

Jimmy Edgar

first record you remember
Nikki - Notice Me

Peter, Bjorn & John

you sit in the subway?
Moondog - Avenue Of The Americas

Gravenhurst

you run from the cops?
Iron Maiden - Phantom Of The Opera

Osborne

you go to a club?

Well, there wouldn’t be a specific song ...

DJ Hell

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Roland Appel - Secrets

Cajun Dance Party

your ultimate heartbreak song
Spiritualized - Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In...

Glass Candy

learn these three songs by heart:
2Pac - Str8 Ballin’

Kid Koala

you walk in the rain?
Jay Black & The Americans - Walking In The Rain

The Emperor Machine

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

Bill Brewster

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
James Carr - At The Dark End Of The Street

A Guy Called Gerald

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sade - Love Is Stronger Than Pride

Phenomenal Handclap Band

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Don Henley - The Boys Of Summer

Ame

you take a bubble bath?
Fleetwood Mac - Albatross

Lhasa

your liberation anthem
Cat Stevens - On The Road To Find Out

Loane

your party anthem
Metronomy - Nights Out

Cypress Hill

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

Marcus Bonfanti

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Muddy Waters - Electric Mud

Art Brut

a song that reminds you of school
Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band - I'm The Urban Space Man

Holger Czukay

you relax on a beach?

Musik am Strand ist DER Grund um nicht ...

Barbara Carlotti

first record you bought
Etienne Daho - Pop Satori

Nick Chacona

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Tamlins - Hard To Confess

Alexander Robotnick

you are in a depressive mood?
Gilbert Becaud - Et Maintenant

Andy Gill

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Paul Weller

Oneida

you ride a bicycle?

Don’t have a bike.

Charles Webster

you go to a club?
Romanthony - Hold On

Kathryn Williams

you wake up?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

The Golden Filter

you drive into the country?
The Carpenters - We’ve Only Just Begun

Alter Ego

perfect anthem for Frankfurt
Hildegard Knef - Ich hab noch einen Koffer in Berlin

Sarah Jaffe

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bon Iver - For Emma Forever Ago

A Touch Of Class

you sit in the subway?
The Incredible Bongo Band - In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida

Modeselektor

5 favorite human inventions

das Handy / das Klo / das Geld / das Flugzeug ...

Kevin Saunderson

which song fits the city the best?
Rhythm Is Rhythm - Strings Of Life

Camille

you sit in a plane?

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

Ashley Beedle

you stay in bed?

Too busy sleeping.

Lopazz

you run from the cops?
Lopazz - Looping

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite things about Albuquerque

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

Phil Mison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Santana - Aqua Marine

Explosions In The Sky

you go fishing?
Aphex Twin - Windowlicker

Pearly Gates

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Max Romeo

you wake up?
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Nicole Willis

a song that reminds your friends of you
Electric Six - Synthesizer

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song that reminds you of school
Nas - Halftime

The Jackets

your liberation anthem
The Who - My Generation

DJ Touché

No. 7

«Contamination» (Luigi Cozzi, 1980). Cozzi and his producers ...

Mungolian Jetset

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

Clare & The Reasons

your ultimate heartbreak song
Paul McCartney - Tug Of War

Luke Solomon

5 favorite magazines

Mojo / Word / Living Etc / Sound On Sound / Total ...

Treefight For Sunlight

best soundtrack ever
Air - Virgin Suicides

Cosmin TRG

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

Tim Mälzer

a song that reminds you of school
The Nits - In The Dutch Mountains

Kalabrese

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

Prefuse 73

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Dungen

Bebel Gilberto

you drive into the country?
João Gilberto - Estate

Jean-Michel Jarre

your boozed up anthem
Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side

Chris Carrier

5 favorite records
Quince & Benny Rodrigues - 7 Up

Michael Reinboth

you wake up?
Marvin Gaye - A Funky Space Reincarnation

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds your friends of you

I gotta ask my friend Olivia who is ...

Constance Amiot

best concert you ever attended

A concert at the Bayou, a small club ...

Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

Kissogram

you are love sick?
Dub Narcotic Sound System - Fuck Shit Up

Ruede Hagelstein

you drive a car late at night?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem / Dies Irae

Trevor Jackson

you are in a depressive mood?
Björk - Hyperballad

Psychic Ills

you go to a club?
Iggy Pop - Nightclubbing

Bomb The Bass

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock

Hugh Herrera

first record you remember
Steve Martin - King Tut

Woodpigeon

5 favorite personal victories

Singing in front of someone / Going back to ...

Omar

first record you bought
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall

Birdy Nam Nam

you rob a bank?
Giorgio Moroder - The Chase

Dan Michaelson

first record you remember
The Human League - Mirror Man

Mechanical Bride

you stay in bed?
Owen Pallett - Lewis Takes Action

Polly Scattergood

you are in a depressive mood?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Bodies Of Water

a song to seduce you
Eric Satie - Trois Gnossiennes / #1 Lent

AM

No. 7
David McCallum - The Edge

Audie Darling


Nashville

KT Tunstall

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Tom Waits - Murder In The Red Barn

Hannah Scott

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

Unconventional Science

first record you bought
Dilated Peoples - The Platform

Julia Franck

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

auch das noch? Die Süddeutsche, Lettre und ...

Dave Clarke

you feel like 1982?
The Human League

Bush Tetras

you drive into the country?
Life Aquatic Soundtrack

Bing Ji Ling

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Trentemoller

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

Headman

your party anthem
808 State - Cubik

Chromatics

the song to be played at your funeral

A: I don’t know. I’ll have ...

Kris Menace

you solve difficult mathematical tasks?
The Emperor Machine - The TV Extra Band

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite magazines

Zeit, Geo, Süddeutsche, Falter, Wire.

Panico

No. 1
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes

Charlotte Hatherley

you take a bubble bath?
Blondie - Picture This

Karl Culley

best concert you ever attended
Elliott Smith

Good Shoes

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?

I think it’s probably best not to ...

New Young Pony Club

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stooges - Down On The Street

Little Dragon

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Womack & Womack - Teardrops

Alexandra Hope

you make love?
Francis Lai - Un Homme et une femme

Mélissa Laveaux

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

Division Of Laura Lee

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
The Beach Boys - Sail On Sailor

Belle & Sebastian

perfect anthem for Glasgow
Teenage Fanclub - Everything Flows

Empire Of The Sun

you drive a car late at night?
Prince - Controversy

Alan Oldham

No. 2
«Mister X»

Al McKay

you prepare for an important date?

Depends on the date... probably something Classical or ...

Shine 2009

you are love sick?
Prefab Sprout - Wild Horses

Morton Valence

you sit by the river?
Urban Noises

Bottin

your ultimate heartbreak song
Lucio Battisti - Io Vorrei... Non Vorrei... Ma Se Vuoi

Andreya Triana

a record you fell in love to
Erykah Badu - Mama's Gun

N.A.S.A.

you sit in a plane?
Silver Convention - Fly, Robyn Fly

Lovefingers

you fall asleep?
Roedelius - Freudentanz (Wenn Der Südwind Weht)

Chateau Flight

a record you fell in love to
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - In A Sentimental Mood

Dennis Bovell

you wake up?
Otis Redding - I've Got Dreams To Remember

Nedry

best concert you ever attended

Festival: Day 1 Rock Werchter 2003 with Bj ...

Max Essa

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

Soul Mekanik

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

Social Disco Club

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

Thievery Corporation

you go to a club?
Karminski Expierence - Explorations

Still Going

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eight Days A Week

Riccio

favorite club?

The club where I play.

No Age

you wash your hair?
The Kinks - Animal Farm

Pepe Bradock

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Weather Report - Waterfall

Theo Parrish

you go to a club?

Well, there's no particular songs but a ...

White Denim

you relax on a beach?
Milt Jackson - Misterioso

Ilya Santana

you are at the hairdresser?
Supermax - Lovemachine

Dominique Leone

a song that reminds you of school
Whitney Houston - How Will I Know

Circlesquare

you sit in a plane?
Spacemen 3 - Transparent Radiation

Swahili Blonde

you drive into the country?
Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)

The Chap

5 favorite personal belongings

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

Ed Harcourt

you are in the sauna?
Nelly - Hot In Herre

Franz Nicolay

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Bomb The Music Industry! - Fresh Attitude, Young Body

Moving Units

a song you wish you'd written yourself

The one I still hear in my head.

James Murphy

you relax on a beach?
The B-52's - Dirty Back Road

Newton Faulkner

No. 7
Primus - Pork Soda

Horse Meat Disco

take these three CDs/records with you:
Dusty Springfield - Dusty In Memphis

Lo Fat Orchestra

the song to be played at your funeral
Kommando Sonnenmilch - Es gibt keinen Weihnachtsmann

Alva Noto

you play a game of chess?
Autechre - Cap IV

Frank Black

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

Beppe Loda

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No music!

Kid Loco

you prepare for an important date?
Dr. Alimentado - The Best Dressed Chicken In Town

Thieves Like Us

a record you fell in love to
The Who - The Who Sell Out

The Loose Salute

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Architeq

you take a bubble bath?
Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath

Todd Terje

perfect anthem for Oslo

Oh My God, What A Boring City Oslo ...

Tanya Stephens

you run naked through a cornfield?

Police sirens. They will come and catch me!

Ratatat

you drive a car late at night?
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Someday Never Comes

Grizzly Bear

you make love?

Nothing. I like to hear sex.

Chris Coco

you prepare for an important date?
Lou Reed - Make Up

Heavy

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

Black Angels

you sit in the subway?
Spacemen 3

Gary Lucas

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

Gossip

you work in the garden?
Sam Cooke - A Change Is Gonna Come

David Pajo

take these three DVDs along:

Team America / Dave Chappelle’s Show (Season 1 ...

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Binary - Betablocker

Alex Smoke

you take a bubble bath?
Snoop Dogg - Doggystyle

The Earlies

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Gillian Welch - Time, The Revelator

Parlour

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band - I Won't Hurt...

Pastor

you jog?

I don't jog. I barely walk. I ...

Lexx

you prepare for an important date?
Vangelis - Let It Happen

John Foxx

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Rebel Rebel

The Rayographs

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

Daniel Wang

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kraftwerk - The Model

Brennan Green

you drive a car late at night?
Bruce Springsteen - State Trooper

Fingerpicked

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

Pacifika

you relax on a beach?

The music of the waves.

Stefan Goldmann

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Xenakis

Metronomy

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Beyoncé - Single Ladies

Kasper Bjorke

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

Irvine Welsh

the song to be played at your funeral
Joe Dolce - Shuddap Ya Face

Soft Rocks

you feel like 1982?
Futura 2000 (ft. The Clash) - The Escapades Of Futura 2...

Matthew Herbert

start to learn these three things:

mandarin / medecine / ice skating

Dego

you are in a depressive mood?
Claude Young - Acid Wash Conflict

Ben Watt

perfect anthem for London
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Erobique

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Style Council - My Ever Changing Moods

Justine D

5 favorite clubs

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

Fiona Daniel

you cook?
Esbjörn Svensson Trio

Million Stylez

what should one eat when in the city?

Indian food 

Erik Truffaz

you go to a club?
Earth, Wind & Fire

Ralphi Rosario

perfect anthem for Chicago
Debbie Jacobs - Don't You Want My Love

James Pants

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Seeds - A Faded Picture

Sondre Lerche

you are in a depressive mood?
Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach - Toledo

Joan As Police Woman

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

Whitehouse

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Beatles - Yesterday

Renegade Soundwave

your boozed up anthem
N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton

White Hinterland

perfect anthem for Portland
The Watery Graves Of Portland - The News

Beautiful Swimmers

you make love?
Keith Sweat - How Deep Is Your Love

Paul Frick

you go to a club?
Kerri Chandler - Disko Satisfaction

Tridact

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

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite animals

Ducks / Swans / Geese / Pigs / Cats

Rich Medina

you sit in the subway?
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five - The Message

Pink Skull

your guilty pleasure song
Kylie Minogue

Bloc Party

you destroy a hotel room?
At The Drive-In - Arcarsenal

Lindstrom

you run naked through a cornfield?
The Eagles - New Kid In Town

Fanfarlo

your ultimate heartbreak song
Le Mans - Buenos Días, Corazón

Cortney Tidwell

No. 3
The Who - Live At Leeds

Sons And Daughters

you camp in the desert?
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Desert Kisses

Jesh

No. 4
The Beatles - White Album

Wolf People

your ultimate heartbreak song
Heart - Sing Child Sing

Bill Callahan

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

Slove

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

VV Brown

you sit in a plane?
The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

Nils Frahm

you ride a bicycle?
David Darling - Dark Wood

Higamos Hogamos

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Tim Buckley - Blue Melody

Coldplay

first record you bought
Postman Pat

Dinky

5 favorite clubs

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

C. Gibbs

your boozed up anthem
The Morning Glories - Fully Loaded

Leo Zero

best soundtrack ever
The Life Aquatic

Stephan Remmler

a record you fell in love to
Francoise Hardy - Tous Les Garçons Et Les Filles

Captain Sensible

you make love?
Brainticket - Voyage

Studio

a song that reminds your friends of you
Hawkwind - Hurry On Sundown

Port O'Brien

your ultimate heartbreak song
Justin Timberlake - What Goes Around... Comes Around

James Yorkston

first record you bought

«20 Rock 'n' Roll Greatest Hits». Featuring Bill ...

Droog

you come home from the club?
Nicolas Jaar - Time For Us

Dollskabeat

you cook?
Richard Strauss

Shawn Lee

your liberation anthem
Patti Labelle - New Attitude

Boozoo Bajou

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

Lotte Kestner

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Interpol

you feel like 1982?
Michael Jackson - Human Nature

George Duke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

The only music that makes me depressed is ...

Toby Tobias

a record you fell in love to
Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful

King Britt

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

DJ Cherrystones

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Aphrodite's Child - Air

The Soulsavers

you drive a car late at night?
Sigur Rós - ()

Boom Bip

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

Rainer Trüby

perfect anthem for Freiburg
Unlimited Touch - I Hear Music In The Streets

Glen Johnson

your party anthem
CSS - Let's Make Love And Listen To Death From Above

Bobbito Garcia

you drive a car late at night?

I don’t drive, I only ride my ...

Mark E.

you meet your parents?

Smooth FM. They Love it, I love it.

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Holy Ghost!

you drive a car late at night?
Cybotron - Cosmic Cars

Architecture In Helsinki

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

Colder

No. 6
Brian Eno - No One Receiving

Spinto Band

you sit in a plane?
The Beatles - Flying

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Micah P. Hinson

perfect anthem for Abilene
The Friends Of Dean Martinez - All The Pretty Horses

Peter Broderick

best soundtrack ever
Yann Tiersen - Goodbye Lenin

Gary Numan

a record you fell in love to
Nine Inch Nails - Closer

Ilija Rudman

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

David Rodigan

No. 7
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

Rumer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Hoyt Axton - Greenback Dollar

Eagles Of Death Metal

you wake up?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp

Cosmo Vitelli

take these three CDs/records with you:
Sun Ra - Sound Sun Pleasure

The Bangles

you sit in a plane?
The Cowsills

Baikonour

best concert you ever attended
My Bloody Valentine

Bjorn Torske

you are love sick?
Frank Zappa - Broken Hearts Are For Assholes

Alela Diane

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Loudon Wainwright III - The Swimming Song

Midlake

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Etta James - Trust In Me

Kinski

a record you fell in love to
John Coltrane

Olafur Arnalds

a record you fell in love to
Jimmy Eat World - Clarity

Ian Hart

first record you remember
«The Hills Are Alive» from The Sound Of Music

Jill Jones

you feel like 1986?
Joyce Sims - Come Into My Life

Candi Staton

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

Ingrid Olava

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reprise» by Joakim Trier. Excellent!

The Phantom Band

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin III

The Late Greats

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Datarock

you prepare for an important date?
Op:l Bastards - Spraybeat

My Bee's Garden

first record you remember
Erik Satie - Gymnopédies

Ost & Kjex

you prepare for an important date?
CJ Gee - Don't Want No Short Dick Man
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Issue 6

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

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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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your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

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

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Sarah Jaffe

perfect anthem for Denton
Midlake - Roscoe

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