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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

Studio

you sit in the subway?
Neil Young - The Loner

Nicole Willis

start to learn these three things:

swim / play tumpet / play soprano sax 

Wolfmother

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Metallica - One

Terence Bernardo

first record you remember
Fleetwood Mac - Tusk

Mugison

5 favorite bands you know personally

The Matthew Herbert Big Band is the biggest ...

VV Brown

you want to get inspired?
Gustavo Santaolalla & Ryuichi Sakamoto - Babel

Robin Saville

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
Scritti Politti - Faithless

Dillon

you shop for shoes?

Was sind das eigentlich für beschissene Fragen?!

Emmy The Great

a song that reminds you of school
The Smiths - Cemetry Gates

José James

you take a bubble bath?

That’s private ;)

Padded Cell

you go to a club?
Subway - 44110

Mark Archer

your ultimate heartbreak song
Judy Tzuke - Stay With Me Till Dawn

Omar

your liberation anthem
The South African national anthem

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds your friends of you
Paolo Nutini - Pencil Full Of Lead

Cypress Hill

first record you remember
Jimi Hendrix - Band Of Gypsys

KT Tunstall

you take a bubble bath?
The Velvet Underground - Femme Fatale

Yacht

No. 1
Wilson Phillips - Hold On

Metronomy

the song to be played at your funeral
Danny Boy

Karl Culley

your party anthem
PFM - Danny's Song

Casual

first record you bought
UTFO - Lethal

Neon Heights

you play a game of chess?
Herb Alpert - Rise

Pepe Bradock

perfect anthem for Paris
Art Ensemble Of Chicago - Theme De Yoyo

Loane

your ultimate heartbreak song
Barbara - Parce que

Heidi Happy

you make love?
Rita Reys - One Less Bell To Answer

Bloc Party

you cook?
Sleater Kinney - Get Up

Saint Etienne

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Elvis Presley - Blue Moon

Peter Broderick

your sunday morning song
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Karolina Stenstöm

what should one eat when in the city?

Falafel

Melanie C

perfect anthem for Liverpool
Queen - We Are The Champions

Blow Monkeys

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Fred Neil - Everybody's Talkin'

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dr. Dre - The Chronic

White Denim

a song that reminds your friends of you
Spin Doctors - Two Princes

Andreya Triana

first record you remember

«If You Love Me Let Me Go». My ...

Sondre Lerche

you take a bubble bath?
Chet Baker - You'd Better Go Now

N.A.S.A.

you are love sick?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Grizzly Bear

you go to a club?
Björk - Army Of Me

Moonboots

No. 2
Carole King - Tapestry

The Morning Benders

best soundtrack ever
Days Of Being Wild

AM

No. 3
Piero Umiliani - Il Corpo

Vashti Bunyan

start to learn these three things:

to play the piano / to dance / to be ...

Pastor

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Mayer Hawthorne - No Strings

Tanya Stephens

you had enough of this world?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Sound Of Silence

Kissey Asplund

you jog?
Chaka Khan - I Know You, I Live You

Seelenluft

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

Kevin Saunderson

favorite radio station?

I don’t listen to radio anymore, but ...

Unconventional Science

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
Fela Kuti & Afrika 70 - Ye Ye De Smell

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite places in Vancouver

Capilano River. This is actually in North Van ...

Richard Norris

5 favorite records
Dr. John - Qualified

Modeselektor

5 favorite human inventions

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

Fiona Daniel

you destroy a hotel room?

Ich höre nicht oft aggressive Musik. Das ...

John Klemmer

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Maurice Ravel

Barbara Carlotti

a song that reminds your friends of you
Tim Hardin - Reason To Believe

Alter Ego

the song to be played at your funeral
Buzzcocks - Nothing Left

Baikonour

your boozed up anthem
Sonic Youth - Purr

Travis

you run from the cops?
Primal Scream - Trainspotting

Bob Power

first record you bought
The Righteous Brothers - Ebb Tide

Ben Watt

you wake up?
Sufjan Stevens - Concerning The UFO Sighting Near Highl...

Magic Mike

your ultimate heartbreak song
James Ingram - Just Once

Soul Mekanik

you need to get work done?
LNR - Work It To The Bone

The Loose Salute

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Beach Boys - Forever

Ray Mang

you sit in the subway?
Tangerine Dream - Love On A Real Train

Munk

you make love?
Aram Khachaturian - Säbeltanz

Rich Medina

your party anthem
The Gap Band - Outstanding

Jimmy Edgar

the song to be played at your funeral

I will have my best friend mix some ...

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are in a depressive mood?
Freddy Fischer & His Cosmic Rocktime Band - Disco Dell'...

Beautiful Swimmers

you run naked through a cornfield?
Alice Coltrane - A Love Supreme

James Holden

first record you remember
The Beach Boys

Micah P. Hinson

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

Marius Circus

you walk in the rain?
Radiohead - Reckoner (Johnny Miller Remix)

Malachai

5 favorite instruments

the drum / the bass / the electric piano / the ...

Ian Hart

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

Morningwood

first record you bought
Paula Abdul

Sebastien Tellier

your boozed up anthem
Duran Duran - A View To A Kill

Bill Brewster

you are stoned?
Harvey Mandel - The Snake

Doe Paoro

first record you bought
Whitney Houston – Whitney

Oyvind Morken

first record you bought
Beastie Boys - Check Your Head

Sóley

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Almost all Eurovision songs. It´s just too ...

Parlour

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

The Bees

you make love?
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

Kid Koala

you sit in a plane?
Kevin Renick - Up In The Air

Ilya Santana

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Rocko Schamoni


Hamburg

Ich lebe seit 1986 in Hamburg. Das ...

Invisible Conga People

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tomokawa Kazuki - Inu

Ronny & Renzo

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Nicolas: My own music.

Peter Kruder

you paint your apartment?
The Primitive Painter - Levitation

Horace Andy

you feel like 1972?

Hey, I am always young.

Faust

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Ludwig von Beethoven - Mondscheinsonate

When Saints Go Machine

you sit in the subway?
Colin Stetson - Fear Of The Unknown And The Blazing Sun

A Guy Called Gerald

a record you fell in love to
Mantronix - Bassline

Coyote

you prepare for an important date?

Timm Sure: I Am married.

Woodpigeon

5 favorite TV shows

«30 Rock» / «Arrested Development» / «Project Runway» / «The Real ...

Nils Frahm

you sit in the subway?

Ich vermeide es wenn immer möglich U-Bahn ...

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds your friends of you
Everything But The Girl - Missing

Ed Harcourt

you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls

Dego

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

Candi Staton

you stay in bed?
Candi Staton - He's No Farther Than A Thought Away

My Morning Jacket

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

Hannah Cohen

your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

Bill Callahan

your boozed up anthem
David Allan Coe - Pussy Whipped Again

The Diaphanoids

you run from the cops?
Dead Boys

Mario Basanov & Vidis

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

Bomb The Bass

best concert you ever attended
Kraftwerk

Dave Clarke

first record you bought
Sparks - La Dolce Vita

Kasper Bjorke

perfect song to end a party with
Teengirl Fantasy - Cheaters (John Talabot's Classic Voc...

David Holmes

you wake up?
Stereolab

Michael Reinboth

you sit in a plane?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

The Bangles

you go to a club?
Small Faces

Kurt Maloo

a song that inspires you
The Police - Every Breath You Take

Annie

you wake up?
The Salsoul Orchestra - Nice 'N' Nasty (LP)

Peter, Bjorn & John

you jog?
Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go

DJ Nature

first record you remember
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Streets

Sarah Jaffe

first record you remember
Radiohead - The Bends

Alela Diane

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Jesse Lenat

you are love sick?
Joni Mitchell

Audie Darling

favorite band hailing from the city?

I don’t really know a lot about ...

Alexander Robotnick

you sit in the subway?
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Mr Scruff

you are love sick?
Gang Starr - Love Sick

Trans Am

you drive a car late at night?
Billy Squier

Toby Tobias

your ultimate heartbreak song
Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful

Swahili Blonde

a record you fell in love to
The Cramps - Bad Music For Bad People

Chris Coco

you are on a football field?
The Orb - A Huge Ever Growing, Pulsating Brain That Rul...

Slove

you play ping-pong?
Cosmo Vitelli - Night Dogs (Tim Paris Remix)

Boozoo Bajou

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields Forever

Mugwump

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

Clare & The Reasons

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

Nedry

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

Skull Defekts

take these three CDs/records with you:
Alan Vega - Saturn Strip

Minus 8

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nick Drake - Riverman

Horse Meat Disco

start to learn these three things:

Arabic, Semiotics and Surgery!

Jesper Dahlbäck

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Fläsk Privat». An underground porn movie from ...

Kool Keith

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Whispers - Olivia (Lost And Turned Out)

Zohra

you wake up?
Buddha Bar - Sky Walk/Althea W

Defari

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

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Natürlich den aktuellen Top Hit aus den ...

Michael Mayer

first record you bought
Dschingis Khan - Dschingis Khan

Leroy Burgess

your boozed up anthem

Don’t remember. Was drunk. Depends on my ...

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite books

Linton Kwesi Johnson: «Mi Revalueshanary Fren» / Stephen Foehr ...

Kid Loco

you relax on a beach?
Kid Loco - Relaxin' With Cherry

Glimpse

you come home from the club?
Rhythm & Sound

Caribou

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

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things that make you sexy

I dunno... aftershave, beers?

Heavy

you take a bubble bath?
Sylvia Striplin - You Can't Turn Me Away

Captain Sensible

you sit in the subway?
Sheila & The B Devotion - Spacer

Like A Stuntman

you run naked through a cornfield?
Pixies - Debaser

Lone Wolf

best soundtrack ever
John Carpenter - Assault On Precinct 13

Max Tundra

you sit in the subway?
Um - Holy Fire

Richard Hawley

5 favorite movies

All the Bruce Lee films.

Yoav

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

Turzi

your sunday morning song
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

Round Table Knights

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Albert Ayler - Vibrations

Howling Bells

you are love sick?

Nothing. No noise. 

Gary Lucas

your party anthem
The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz

Fanfarlo

perfect anthem for London
Sleeping States - London Fields

Chuck D

you fall asleep?

Gangster Rap

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you are love sick?
Dinosaur Jr. - Going Home

Bebel Gilberto

you feel like 1982?
Duran Duran - Notorious

Ralphi Rosario

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

Barn Owl

you sit in a plane?
GAS - Nah Und Fern

Kool & The Gang

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Bobby Lewis - Tossin' And Turnin'

The Revenge

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dennis Waterman - I Could Be So Good For You

Pilooski

first record you remember
The Beatles - The White Album

The Fray

favorite street corner?

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

The Emperor Machine

you go to a club?
Dinosaur - Kiss Me Again

Charles Webster

you sit in a plane?
Ruxpin - Flying Russians Are Making Popcorn

Franz Nicolay

you sit in a plane?
The Muppets - Movin' Right Along

Prefuse 73

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Broadcast

Headman

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

Chromeo

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

First Aid Kit

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Alela Diane - Can You Blame The Sky?

Air

a song that reminds your friends of you
Funkadelic - Cosmic Slop

Drugstore

you sit by the river?

I do. I live next to the river ...

Phil Mison

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

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Afrika Bambaataa

you drive a car late at night?
Dionne Warwick

Gary Numan

a song that reminds your friends of you
Fear Factory - Cars

Tridact

you sit in a plane?
Michael Rother - Sterntaler

Interpol

you make love?
Liars - Protection

Stefan Goldmann

you run naked through a cornfield?
Le Mystere de Voix Bulgares - Polegnala E Todora

Julia Franck

take these three DVDs along:

oh, DVDs kämen auf eine einsame Insel ...

Marcus Bonfanti

your ultimate heartbreak song
Tom Hickox - Let Me Be Your Lover

Ian Pooley

you cook?
Biz Markie - Spring Again

Oneida

you feel like 1982?

I don’t feel like years.

Brasstronaut

you sit in the subway?
Phoenix - Love Like A Sunset

Mirror Mirror

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Dusty Springfield - I Just Don’t Know What To Do With M...

!!!

you make love?
Luomo - Vocalcity

Chrome Hoof

you cook?
Weird Al Yankovic - Eat It

Angel Deradoorian

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith - Twilight

Fingerpicked

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

Miss Platnum

you cook?
Billie Holiday

Ora Cogan

you go fishing?
John Lurie - Fishing With John

Dollboy

you sit in the subway?
Mogwai - Devil Rides

Alex Smoke

you are love sick?
Khonnor - Handwriting

Lucky Soul

you are love sick?
Bee Gees - Fanny (Be Tender With My Love)

Marissa Nadler

first record you bought
The Fugees - The Score

Future Beat Alliance

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Another Fine Day - Salvage

Tiga

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Robots

Ewan Pearson

the song to be played at your funeral
Peggy Lee - Is That All There Is?

Everything Everything

you ride a bicycle?
Queen - Bicycle Race

Camille

you sit in a plane?

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

Tahiti 80

you paint your apartment?
Cee-Lo Green - The Art Of Noise

Apiento

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

Black Angels

you prepare for an important date?
The Beatles - Please Please Me

CALLmeKAT

favorite sound in the city?

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

Chateau Flight

perfect anthem for Paris
Jacques Dutronc - Paris S'éveille

Lhasa

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s none of my business.

Azari & III

No. 8
Robin S. - Show Me Love

Simone White

a song you would use as a ring-tone
The Cure - Pornography

James Yorkston

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

Johnossi

what should one eat when in the city?

J: Meatballs with mashed potatoes, lingoberry at «Prinsen ...

The Shortwave Set

your ultimate heartbreak song
Razorlight - In The Morning

Pearly Gates

first record you remember
Sam Cooke - Wonderful World

Aaron Wright

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
The Proclaimers - Sunshine On Leith

Panico

get these three pets:

two monkeys and one parrot.

Lanoiraude

5 favorite clubs

Chez Michel – The real Parisian cafe down the ...

Daniel Wang

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

Joakim

you play a game of chess?
Eric Dolphy - Out To Lunch

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - Across The Universe

Magic Arm

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Miles Davis - Round Midnight

Kissogram

your party anthem
Poni Hoax - Images Of Sigrid

Jakob der Lügner

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Zachary Richard - La ballade de Jean Batailleur

Heidi

you relax on a beach?

I like to hear the waves crash on ...

Brothers Of End

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite moments in time

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

Matthew Herbert

take these three books along:

Kyril Bonfiglioni: «The Mortdecai Trilogy» by / Don DeLillo ...

Bill Adler

first record you remember
Irving Berlin - The Girl That I Marry

King Britt

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

Frank Black

take these three games along:

a deck of cards – a thousand games in ...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Pavement - Brighten The Corners

Senor Coconut

you relax on a beach?
Merzbow

Architeq

you make love?
Maze - Twilight

Race Horses

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

Black Devil Disco Club

you go fishing?
Pierre Henry - Psyché Rock

Morgan Geist

you drive a car late at night?

NYC – take the train. But night driving is ...

Glen Johnson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Smog - All Your Women Things

Vetiver

perfect anthem for San Francisco
Eric Burdon & The Animals - San Franciscan Nights

DJ Touché

No. 9

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

Bosque Brown

perfect anthem for Denton
Centro-Matic - Too Much Downtime

Anna Kashfi

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

Windsurf

you wake up?
Michael Rother - Sonnenrad

Belle & Sebastian

you run naked through a cornfield?
Pink Floyd - See Emily Play

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Guillaume & The Coutu Dumonts - Saperlipopette (Matt Jo...

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

James Pants

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

Morpheus

you sit in the subway?
The Hollies - Bus Stop

New Young Pony Club

a song that reminds you of school
Eric B. & Rakim - Paid In Full

These New Puritans

you meet your parents?
Dr. Feelgood

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Shine 2009

you walk in the rain?
Jam & Spoon - Stella

Charlotte Hatherley

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Absolute Beginners

Crystal Antlers

you relax on a beach?
Wham! - The Edge Of Heaven

Jonathan Wilson

your sunday morning song
Webb Pierce - There Stands The Glass

Memory Band

you wake up?
Pharoah Sanders - Golden Lamp

Howlin' Rain

a song that reminds you of school
Steely Dan - Midnight Cruiser

Cornelius

you prepare for an important date?
Date Course Pentagon Royal Garden - Structure

Syd Matters

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Tom Waits - Down Down Down

Rumer

a record you fell in love to
Chris Montez - Our Day Will Come

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite human inventions

The synthesizer / Slap bass / The piano / Electric guitar ...

Division Of Laura Lee

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

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Stars Of The Lid - Requiem For Dying Mothers, Part 1 & ...

Zambri

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you wake up?
Flying Saucer Attack - For Silence

Mélissa Laveaux

the song to be played at your funeral
Lhasa De Sela - Anywhere On This Road

Steve Mason

a record you fell in love to
Jeru The Damaja - Wrath Of The Math

Alexandra Hope

you take a bubble bath?
John Fahey - Sligo River Blues

Ost & Kjex

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Don Johnson - Heartbeat

Meret Becker

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

Fan Death

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
T. Rex - The Slider

Penguin Prison

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Erobique

you go to a club?

Keines. Ich lese immer das passende Kapitel in ...

Todd Terje

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Double - Woman Of The World

John Foxx

you sit in the subway?

Never sit in the subway. Much prefer to ...

Birdy Nam Nam

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Black Flag - Scream

Chelonis R. Jones

your boozed up anthem
Vera - Take Me To The Bridge

Mouse On Mars

record you were looking for the longest
Nuno Canavarro - Plux Quba

Telephones

you walk in the rain?
Fashion - Love Shadow

Trusme

best concert you ever attended
Dwele

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West

Jesh

No. 3
Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde

Woolfy

best video clip you ever saw

«Flea Market Montgomery - Long Version» on Youtube. «It ...

Anne Clark

you want to disturb your neighbours?

House! House! House!

Brian Jackson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Temptations - Runaway Child, Running Wild

Sons And Daughters

you watch girls go by?
The Monks - Boys Are Boys And Girls Are Girls

2raumwohnung

start to learn these three things:

Spanisch / Surfen / Tauchen

Caron Wheeler

you wake up?
Stevie Wonder - Summer Soft

Dan Michaelson

your party anthem
The Four Tops

Gravenhurst

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

Tha 4orce

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

Xiu Xiu

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Morton Valence

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting

Jazzanova

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Rufus Wainwright - Dinner At Eight

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite cartoon characters

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

Shakespeares Sister

you wake up?
Edwin Hawkins Singers - Oh Happy Day

Yuck

5 favorite personal belongings

Mini Ampeg head and cab / Selmer PA Speakers ...

Telepopmusik

record you were looking for the longest

The first Telepopmusik album in a normal record ...

Tony Carrasco

a song to seduce you
Love Unlimited - Move Me No Mountain

Empire Of The Sun

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Beach Boys - Surfer Girl

White Hinterland

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

The Miserable Rich

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

Alan Oldham

No. 5
Anything by Ashley Wood

Newton Faulkner

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers - I'm Straight

Constance Amiot

first record you bought

Comes with the first record I remember: I ...

Lydia Lunch

you paint your apartment?
Facemob

Emma Tricca

a song that reminds you of school

No songs in particular, actually.

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite fruits

Mango / Orange / Watermelon / Apple / Peach

Glass Candy

take these three CDs/records with you:
This Heat - This Heat

GusGus

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

Leo Zero

a song that reminds you of school
Hashim - Al-Naafiysh (The Soul)

Chromatics

your party anthem
ABBA - Dancing Queen

Phenomenal Handclap Band

record you were looking for the longest
João Donato - Quem é Quem

Funkmasters

your ultimate heartbreak song
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - If You Don't Know Me B...

Colder

No. 2
Einstürzende Neubauten - Tanz Debil

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

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

Million Stylez

best day of the week in the city?

Friday, because it’s not until then evrerybody ...

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite movies

Unzählbar.

Love Inks

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Oh! Darling

Thieves Like Us

first record you bought
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill

C. Gibbs

best video clip you ever saw
Modern English - I Melt With You

Valery Gore

you eat a pizza?
Nick Zubeck - Cherry Sunshine

Wall-E

you jog?
Fat Boys - Wipe Out

El-P

you run from the cops?
Ghostface - Run

Minotaur Shock

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Gonzales - Presidential Suite

Molly Wagger

you make breakfast?
Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls

Editors

you are in a depressive mood?
Radiohead - Exit Music For A Film

Jackpot

you go to a soundsystem?

Any track by my Jackpot partner Erik Wikstr ...

Ingrid Olava

where was your first flat?

A really small and shitty one, at Bislett ...

Joan As Police Woman

you stay in bed?
The Dixie Hummingbirds - Is There Anyone In Heaven That...

Renegade Soundwave

best The Clash song
The Clash - Garageland

Pyrolator

5 favorite movies

Zu viele.

Bottin

you relax on a beach?
Ernest Ranglin - Surfin'

Riccio

favorite restaurant?

Eat super fresh tuna and superb white wine ...

Gemma Ray

5 favorite cities

Barcelona / London / Helsinki / Berghausen / Bath / Kidwelly

Jacques Renault

No. 3
Creedence Clearwater Revival - I Put A Spell On You

Cosmo Vitelli

learn these three songs by heart:
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Kalabrese

best Kraftwerk song

Kraftwerk hab ich nie gehört.

Tim Sweeney

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

Justine D

5 favorite songs by David Bowie
David Bowie - Conversation Piece

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you relax on a beach?
Jonathan Richman - That Summer Feeling

Lotte Kestner

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Idaho - To Be The One

Hacienda

your sunday morning song
Oscar Peterson

Orishas

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

Justice

5 favorite TV shows

We don’t have any time to watch ...

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Boom Bip

you feel like 1982?
Van Halen - And The Cradle Will Rock

Smudo

you prepare for an important date?
Weird Al Yankovic - Bohemian Polka

Tindersticks

first record you remember
Doris Day - Once I Had A Secret Love

Pink Skull

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Drive Like Jehu - Caress

The Late Greats

you drive a car late at night?
Bing Crosby

Hot Chip

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Al: I agree with Joe. And spend the ...

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite instruments

ukulele / acoustic guitar - especially in Nashville tuning / violin ...

Hatcham Social

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pavement - Major Leagues

Cosmin TRG

you sit in the subway?
Methadon 3000 - Din Sub

Apache Beat

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marine Girls - On My Mind

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite bands you know personally

Sebadoh / Lambchop / Silver Jews / Spiritual Family Reunion / Trauma ...

The Invisible

you are in a depressive mood?
PJ Harvey - One Line

Still Going

best concert you ever attended
Bauhaus

DJ Nu-Mark

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Wings - Let 'Em In

Bodies Of Water

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

Yellowman

a song that reminds you of school
The Wailers - Love And Affection

Lexx

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - I Want You (LP)

Little Jackie

your ultimate heartbreak song
Fiona Apple

The Jackets

your party anthem
The Sonics - Boom

ESG

you play a game of chess?
Joe Tex - I Gotcha

Sharon van Etten

you take a bubble bath?
Erik Satie - Gymnopédie No.1

David Morales

you run from the cops?
Rhythm Heritage - The Theme From S.W.A.T.

Jacob Golden

the song to be played at your funeral
Peter, Paul & Mary - If I Had A Hammer

Karl Bartos

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Musik, die mich wirklich ärgert und stört ...

Young Knives

learn these three songs by heart:
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine

Wolf People

first record you remember
Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters

Mechanical Bride

your party anthem
The Chips - Rubber Biscuit

Fol Chen

you come home from the club?
Kool Keith - After The Club

Dennis Kane

your boozed up anthem
EPMD

A Mountain Of One

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Her Eyes Are A Blu...

Luke Solomon

you go to a club?
Radio Slave - Dedication

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you work in the garden?
Pablo Casals - Cello Suite No. 3 In C Major

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite instruments

piano / guitar / cello / synths that make lovely and ...

The Golden Filter

you sit in a plane?
Nick Drake - Riverman

Ilija Rudman

best soundtrack ever
Rick James - Everywhere I Go

Shitdisco

your boozed up anthem
Bobby Orlando - How To Pick Up Girls

Plum

favorite band hailing from the city?

«Christ.». Written like that with the full stop ...

The Chap

5 favorite things about London

BBC Radio 2 / Nandos (chicken restaurant chain) / the ...

Luca C & Brigante

you are love sick?
Cat's Eyes - Love You Anyway

Ruede Hagelstein

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Scooter - How Much Is The Fish

Nicky Siano

you make love?

Rock... I love to fuck to rock... It ...

Ratatat

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Band - It Makes No Difference

Chikinki

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

The Good Natured

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

I don’t live in a city, I ...

Kelli Ali

you need to get work done?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - BTTB

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Cazals

first record you remember
Queen - A Night At The Opera

The Soulsavers

you make love?
Spain - The Blue Moods of Spain

Jimi Jamison

your boozed up anthem
Garth Brooks - Friends In Low Places

No Age

you are stoned?
Animal Collective - Queen In My Pictures

Daddy-O

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sade - King Of Sorrow

Kon & Amir

you make breakfast?

Kon: I don’t make breakfast, straight to ...

Stephan Remmler

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel

Kinky

you walk through a dark forest?
Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream

Dollskabeat

you sit in the subway?
Ultramagnetic MC's - Ego Trippin'

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite movies

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

Erik Truffaz

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

Kinski

a record you fell in love to
Elvis Costello - Imperial Bedroom

Gnod

a record you fell in love to
Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now

Kaos

you sit in the subway?
Richard Wahnfried - Druckwelle

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite records
Liars - Drum's Not Bread

Justus Köhncke

first record you remember
The Velvet Underground

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds you of school
Daft Punk - Homework

Bobbito Garcia

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

Social Disco Club

No. 4
Street Corner Symphony - Symphony For The Devil (Harvey...

Seether

No. 7
Rage Against The Machine - Rage Against The Machine

Lovefingers

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

Sandro Perri

you prepare for an important date?
Thin Lizzy - Dancing In The Moonlight

Defend Moscow

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

Whomadewho

5 favorite remixes
Ame Strong - Tout Est Bleu (Francois K Remix)

Tiago

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Bitchin Bajas - Fresh Hair

Matthew Dear

your ultimate heartbreak song
Townes Van Zandt - When Your Dream Lover Dies

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite books

Matthew Klam: «Sam The Cat» / William Poundstone: «Big ...

The Project Club

you play lego?
Harald Grosskopf - Synthesist (LP)

Jay Jay Johanson

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Daft Punk - Aerodynamite

Little Dragon

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Pépé Kalé - Dieu Seul Sait

Architecture In Helsinki

first record you remember
Madonna - Material Girl

Chris Carrier

5 favorite fruits

Orange / Banane / Strawberry / Cherry & Coconuts

Au Revoir Simone

you run naked through a cornfield?
Ace - How Long (Has This Been Going On)

Efterklang

first record you bought
Nirvana - Nevermind

Zwicker

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Tom Waits - King Kong

Monday Michiru

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Rufus & Chaka Khan

Adonis

a record you fell in love to
Confunkshun - Straight From The Heart

George Duke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Clarke/Duke Project, Volume 1

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite drinks

water / lucozade /real ale /real apple juice / tea

Quiet Village

you wake up?

That really depends on the mood I’m ...

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite clothes

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

Circlesquare

you wake up?
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

Rod Thomas

perfect anthem for London
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Mystery Jets

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

Cajun Dance Party

a record you fell in love to
Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

Ame

you make breakfast?
Matthew Herbert - One One

Cosmo

5 favorite drinks

Coffee / Hot Chocolate / Still Water / Cava / Rioja

Sven Väth

the song to be played at your funeral

Hm...überleg ich mir noch...

Junior Boys

first record you bought
Rush - 2112

Natalie Tusia Beridze

best day of the week in the city?

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

My Bee's Garden

a song to seduce you
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes For You

Olafur Arnalds

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Max Richter - Horizon Variations

Alva Noto

you run naked through a cornfield?
Depeche Mode - I Feel Loved

Whitehouse

best concert you ever attended
Tom Jones at MGM, Las Vegas

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Lil' Kim

Lail Arad

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

Al McKay

you are on the tour bus?
Ronny Jordan

Tracey Thorn

a record you fell in love to
John Martyn - Solid Air

Soft Rocks

you go to a club?
Captain Sky - Saturday Night Move-Ease

Lindstrom

your liberation anthem
David Lee Roth - Just Like Living In Paradise

Broken Social Scene

learn these three songs by heart:
Black Sabbath - Supernaut

Midlake

record you were looking for the longest
Pat Suzuki - How High The Moon

The Ones

perfect anthem for New York
The Ones - NYC Jungle

Bing Ji Ling

best soundtrack ever
Ennio Morricone - The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Chris & Cosey

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

Jill Jones

you sit in a plane?
Salif Keita - Tomorrow

M.A.N.D.Y.

you relax on a beach?

The Studio One Compilation on Soul Jazz Records.

Holger Czukay

you are in a depressive mood?

Ich habe Sonne im Rücken. Bin nicht ...

Droog

you pretend to be married?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Sound Of Silence

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There

Dominique Leone

take these three DVDs along:

«Fanny & Alexander» by Ingmar Bergman / «Manhattan» by Woody ...

Max Essa

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cramps - Psychedelic Jungle

The Priscillas

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Leon Ware

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Isley Brothers - Got To Have You Back

Paul Frick

you sit in the subway?
At The Drive In - One Armed Scissor

Beverley Knight

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

Kathryn Williams

you prepare for an important date?
The Kinks - You Really Got Me

Wordsworth

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

The Hidden Cameras

your ultimate heartbreak song
Macy Gray - I Try

Tal Weiss

perfect anthem for Tel Aviv
Zeev Tene - Tel Aviv/Winter

DJ Kent

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

Matmos

start to learn these three things:

Agriculture / Witchcraft / Carpentry

Ashley Beedle

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Carmen Lundy - The Lamp Is Low

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

record you were looking for the longest
Ruth White - Flowers Of Evil

James Murphy

you wake up?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

Fujiya & Miyagi

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

Howe Gelb

take these three CDs/records with you:
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Wooden Shjips

you come home from the club?
Terry Riley - Persian Surgery Dervishes

Port O'Brien

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Monday Morning

Max Romeo

you are stoned?

I never get stoned.

Rainer Trüby

you meet your parents?
Mel Torme - Comin Home Baby

Brennan Green

you prepare a candle light dinner?

Q104.3 FM. This station never changes in ...

Sandi Thom

you ride a bicycle?
Steppenwolf - Born To Be Wild

Georg Levin

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Defunkt - In The Good Times (Live)

Dwele

perfect anthem for Detroit
William DeVaughn - Be Thankful For What You Got

A Touch Of Class

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Alan Parsons Project - Lucifer

Trentemoller

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Cure - Disintegration

Wally Badarou

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Mayaula Mayoni - Cherie Bondowe

DJ Hell

you play a game of chess?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

DJ Cherrystones

you sit in a plane?

Mostly the Blues channel or any mediocre TV ...

Mooner

No. 1
Die Dominas - Die Dominas

Moving Units

you ride a bicycle?

I don't ride a bicycle. We drive ...

Large Professor

5 favorite rhymes
Kool G Rap - Enter The Dragon

Lucky Luke

a record you fell in love to
Pavement - Range Life

Tim Mälzer

first record you bought
Kiss - Alive!

Scout Niblett

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

There's not one constant song... but if ...

Bit-tuner

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

grosse Auswahl an Hochprozentigem und Drinks / Partys/Konzerte ...

Stratus

a song that reminds you of school
Captain Rock - Captain Rock To The Future Shock

Beppe Loda

you ride a bicycle?
Jefferson Starship - Ride The Tiger

The Phantom Band

best concert you ever attended
The Beta Band

Art Brut

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

Anja Schneider

your boozed up anthem
Underground Resistance feat. Yolanda - Living For The N...

Dani Siciliano

perfect anthem for Kent
In The Bleak Mid Winter

Terry Lynn

favorite restaurant?

Jamrock Cafe, 69 Knutsford Boulevard.

Duke Special

your guilty pleasure song
Boney M. - Rivers Of Babylon

David Pajo

take these three games along:

Galaga for Palm Pilot / Connect 4 (the travel ...

David Rodigan

No. 5
The Jamaicans - Ba Ba Boom

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Leonard Cohen - Chelsea Hotel

Martin Rev

you sit in a plane?

Sometimes I scan the inflight program, the Jazz ...

Wooden Birds

first record you remember
«It's A Small World»

Ada

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

De:bug / Spiegel / Kölner Stadtanzeiger

Psychic Ills

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Fripp & Eno - Swastika Girls

Gossip

you wake up?
Suicide - Rocket USA

Polly Scattergood

get these three pets:

a monkey / a hedgehog / a butterfly

Lopazz

you wake up?
Whitesnake - Bad Boys

Coldplay

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Sibrydion

No. 2
Meic Stevens - Gwymon

Mark E.

you sit in a plane?
2 Bad Mice - Bombscare

Manuel Tur

your party anthem
Inner City - Big Fun

Osborne

first record you remember
Captain Zoom - Happy Birthday, Todd

Luke Haines

5 favorite things to be afraid of

I presume there is a problem in translation ...

Datarock

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

Soul Clap

first record you bought
The Jacksons - Triumph

Radio 4

your ultimate heartbreak song
Otis Redding - I've Been Loving You Too Long

DJ Mehdi

your liberation anthem
Bob Dylan - I Shall Be Released; Bob Dylan - When I Pai...

Whirlwind Heat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Am The Walrus

Lloyd Cole

your boozed up anthem

I don’t have one.

Irvine Welsh

first record you remember
The Beatles - From Me To You

Mungolian Jetset

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nurse With Wound - Duelling Banjos

Holy Ghost!

you sit in a plane?
Radiohead - Fake Plastic Trees

Eagles Of Death Metal

you go to a club?
Madonna - Music

Marc Romboy

you sit in a plane?

Ich haue mir immer alle Demos und Promos ...

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Final Fantasy

your boozed up anthem

None, I never drink!

Van She

5 favorite things to be afraid of

Life / Lunch Boxes / Kryptonite / Clowns / Time Travel

US3

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

Trevor Jackson

you fall asleep?
Arovane - Tides

Living Things

you make love?
Nirvana - Heart Shaped Box

Gilles Peterson

you ride a bicycle?
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head

Comanechi

you destroy a hotel room?
Trencher - When Dracula Thinks (Look At Me)

Mark Richardson

you ride a bicycle?
Led Zeppelin - Black Dog

Erol Alkan

you sit in the subway?
Stereolab

Our Broken Garden

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Goldfrapp - Clowns

Odawas

record you were looking for the longest
The Frogs - It's Only Right And Natural

Spinto Band

you need to get work done?

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

We Are Wolves

start to learn these three things:

dance on my head like the dervish / positive ...

Rebelski

you take a bubble bath?
The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love

Thievery Corporation

you drive a car late at night?
Ella Fitzgerald - Like Someone In Love

Marit Bergman

favorite restaurant?

«Ho’s». Asian cuisine at Hornsgatan 151.

Peanut Butter Wolf

first record you bought
K.C. & The Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite restaurants

«Di Mascio» in Sulmona, Abruzzo, Italy / «The Lucky ...

Headless Heroes

you are love sick?
The Smiths - There Is A Light That Never Goes Out

Andy Gill

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Fame

The Earlies

your ultimate heartbreak song
Emmylou Harris - Boulder To Birmingham

Motor City Drum Ensemble

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

Pacifika

5 favorite human inventions

the bicycle / the drum / the guitar / the microphone ...

Theo Parrish

perfect anthem for Chicago
James Brown - Body Heat

Shawn Lee

first record you remember

I don't know. I can't remember.

Simple Kid

you run naked through a cornfield?
Bronski Beat - Smalltown Boy

Linda Lewis

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Isn’t She Lovely; Stevie Wonder - Happy...

John Daly

get these three pets:

three monkeys

Tom Vek

you paint your apartment?
Grand National - Playing In The Distance

Al Kent

perfect song to end a party with
Four Below Zero - My Baby's Got E.S.P.

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Missy Elliott - Miss E... So Addictive

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Milky Wimpshake - My Heart Beats Faster Than Techno

Kathy Zimmer

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

Hugh Herrera

a record you fell in love to
Dan Hartman - I Can Dream About You

Nocturnes

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
The 1921A - Broken Hinges

Kris Menace

you play ping-pong?
Air - Kelly Watchs The Stars

Electric 6

you go to a club?
Talking Heads - Remain In Light

Hannah Scott

your sunday morning song
Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy
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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 ...

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Hannah Cohen

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

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Doe Paoro

a song to seduce you
Mario – Braid My Hair

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Valery Gore

you are window shopping?
Queen - I Want It All

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Sarah Jaffe

best Beatles song
«While My Guitar Gently Weeps»

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