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Tim Sweeney

is the host of the radio show «Beats In Space» on New York's WNYU 89.1FM. Being one of the most influential transmissions and podcasts in club culture the who's who of leftfield dance has been invited to the studio to guest mix live on the airwaves. Sweeney himself became an international sought-after DJ and functions as the spokesperson for DFA Records by first playing their promos exclusively.

Which song do you listen to when...
you feel like 1982?
The Human League - The Sound Of The Crowd
Prince - Automatic
you take a bubble bath?
Dr. Demento - Fish Heads
you relax on a beach?
Junior Reid - One Blood
you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk - Tour de France
you prepare a candle light dinner?
The Who - Heinz Baked Beans

I'm not much of a cook, but I love Heinz Baked Beans!

you go to a club?
Billy Ocean - Night (Feel Like Getting Down)
you run naked through a cornfield?
The Who - Baba O'Riley
you prepare for an important date?
Marvin Gaye - T Plays It Cool
you are in a depressive mood?
The Normal - Warm Leatherette
you want to disturb your neighbours?
Dead Kennedys - California Über Alles
you drive a car late at night?
Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)
you are love sick?
Frankie Knuckles feat. Jamie Principle - It's A Cold World
you make love?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love (Patrick Cowley Mega Mix)
you sit in a plane?

Long DJ mixes. Sitting in a plane is never quick.

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Goblin - Suspiria
you stay in bed?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds
you sit in the subway?
Tangerine Dream - Love On A Real Train
Barry De Vorzon - Theme From The Warriors
you wake up?
Pink Floyd - Time
you walk in the rain?
Eddie Kendricks - Date With The Rain

Saint Etienne

you go fishing?
Donovan - Lord Of The Reedy River

Cypress Hill

your party anthem
N.O.R.E. - Superthug

Boozoo Bajou


Top 10 favourite LPs of all time

Mooner

No. 10
Peru - Continents

Eagles Of Death Metal

you wash your hair?

Once every three days that is. Because it ...

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
David Bowie - Life On Mars

Peter, Bjorn & John

you cook?

The third track from a record with chinese ...

The Priscillas

take these three CDs/records with you:
Motorpsycho - Demon Box

Lail Arad

you drive a car late at night?
Herman Dune - Baby Baby You're My Baby

Faust

you wake up?
Bob Dylan - Most Of The Time (Oh Mercy)

Jonathan Wilson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Dennis Wilson - Pacific Ocean Blue

Wooden Shjips

you prepare for an important date?
Los Mockers - What A Life

Linda Lewis

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

King Britt

a record you fell in love to
Art Of Noise - Moments In Love

Woodpigeon

5 favorite magazines

Sight & Sound / Plan B / The New Yorker / Monocle ...

Modeselektor

5 favorite cities

Berlin / San Francisco / New York / Rüdersdorf / Bukarest

Lydia Lunch

you relax on a beach?
Led Zeppelin - When The Levee Breaks

Yacht

No. 6
The Vandals - Fear Of A Punk Planet

Art Brut

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

Erol Alkan

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Chapterhouse - Falling Down

Slove

you stay in bed?
Etienne Daho - Le Grand Sommeil

Holy Ghost!

you want to disturb your neighbours?

A: My neighbors are my landlords.

Kinski

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Michael Jackson - Rock With You

Studio

you take a bubble bath?
Suicide - Diamonds, Furcoats And Champagne

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite records
Nick Drake - Bryter Layter

Ian Hart

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Positively 4th Street

Trans Am

you go to a club?
Bruce Springsteen

Michael Mayer

your party anthem
Anita Ward - Ring My Bell

Osborne

you drive a car late at night?
Juan Atkins - Sundog

Good Shoes

you make love?
Marvin Gaye - Too Busy Thinking About My Baby

My Morning Jacket

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Bread - Make It With You

Fol Chen

you relax on a beach?
Tom Waits - The Ocean Doesn't Want Me

Jay Jay Johanson

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

Oh! I wouldn’t listen to any music ...

Ewan Pearson

best concert you ever attended
The Blue Nile

Ruede Hagelstein

you sit in a plane?
Editors - Papillon

Soul Clap

best soundtrack ever
«The Bodyguard»

Zohra

5 favorite TV shows

Top Gear / Southpark / Black Adder / Absolutely Fabulous / Monty ...

!!!

you drive a car late at night?
Roxy Music - End Of The Line

Andy Gill

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Black Grape - It's Great When You're Straight... Yeah

Telepopmusik

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

The Loose Salute

perfect anthem for London
The Clash - London Calling

The Chap

5 favorite personal victories

Recovering from diarrhea and dehydration to rock the ...

Emmy The Great

first record you remember
Metallica - Enter Sandman

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

first record you remember
Mussorgsky - Night On Bald Mountain

Morgan Geist

you drive a car late at night?

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

Phil Mison

a song that reminds you of school
Adam & the Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier

Duke Special

best soundtrack ever
«Grace Of My Heart»

Jesse Lenat

you make love?
Michael Hedges - Aerial Boundaries

Prefuse 73

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Prefuse 73 (rough mixes especially) – that shit disturbs ...

Coldplay

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

Jean-Michel Jarre

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Jacques Dutronc - On Nous Cache Tout, On Nous Dit Rien

Nick Chacona

your liberation anthem
Nick Chacona - Be Like Olive

DJ Vadim

you go to a club?
Bugz In The Attic - Don't Stop The Music

Beverley Knight

you cook?
John Holt - 1000 Volts Of Holt

Yuck

5 favorite books

Ko Machida: «Kokuhaku» / Ryunosuke Akutagawa: «Kappa» / Dazai Osamu ...

Suzanne Vega

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love

Kool Keith

you make love?
H-Town - Sex Bowl

Fan Death

a song you would use as a ring-tone

I don’t even own a phone.

Sharon van Etten

you go to a club?
Lonelady

Chris Coco

you sit in a plane?
The Flaming Lips - Do You Realize??

Ronny & Renzo

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Christian Zysset - Acid

Nicky Siano

you go to a club?

I prefer house music and eclectic sets. I ...

Brennan Green

you prepare a candle light dinner?

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

Matthew Herbert

take these three games along:

cards / football / go kart racing

Bodies Of Water

the song to be played at your funeral
The Swan Silvertones - Trouble In My Way

Bobbito Garcia

you fall asleep?

I can’t hear music when I’m ...

Sam Amidon

5 favorite places in the world

on a train / on a boat / by a ...

Max Romeo

you camp in the desert?
Frank Sinatra - My Way

Alan Oldham

No. 10
Not really influences, but I like:

Spinto Band

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Oh! You Pretty Things

Rich Medina

you come home from the club?
Shalamar - A Night To Remember

The Juan MacLean

No. 1
Chrome - Half Machine Lip Moves

Future Beat Alliance

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Loves You

Clare & The Reasons

you drive a car late at night?
Arvo Pärt - Collage sur B-a-c-h (for oboe, string orche...

Penguin Prison

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
N.O.R.E. - Banned From TV

Skull Defekts

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Wire / National Geographic / The New York Times

Peanut Butter Wolf

you are love sick?
Too Short

A Touch Of Class

your boozed up anthem
Edwin Birdsong - Cola Bottle Baby

Kid Koala

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

Raul Midon

5 favorite drinks

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

Ralphi Rosario

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing

Johnossi

favorite restaurant?

J: I really would recommend «Teatergrillen». It’s ...

Minus 8

you sit in the subway?
Curtis Mayfield - The Underground

Beppe Loda

your sunday morning song

Actually, on sunday mornings I sleep.

Higamos Hogamos

you walk in the rain?
Grace Jones - Walking In The Rain

Joakim

you sit in the subway?
impLOG - Holland Tunnel Dive

Michael Reinboth

you sit in a plane?
Kraftwerk - Autobahn

Fujiya & Miyagi

first record you bought
Shakin' Stevens & Bonnie Tyler - A Rockin' Good Way (To...

Lucky Soul

you cook?
Toots & The Maytals - Pressure Drop

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite bands you know personally

Boredoms / Hawkwind / Immortal / Irakere / Aavikko

Defend Moscow

first record you bought
Oasis - Some Might Say

Robin Saville

you come home from the club?
Stars Of The Lid - Don't Bother They're Here

Bjorn Torske

you ride a bicycle?
Devo - Are We Not Men? (We are Devo)

Dani Siciliano

a song that reminds you of school
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Black Devil Disco Club

your sunday morning song

Sunday like any other day, I wake up ...

Gwyneth Herbert

you go to a club?
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Lhasa

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

My life isn’t over yet.

Tim Sweeney

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

Camille

you take a bubble bath?
Marilyn Monroe - Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friends

The Shortwave Set

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

John Klemmer

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

I am too busy trying to get out ...

Cosmo Vitelli

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jandek

No Age

you take a bubble bath?
Bad Brains - Pay To Cum

Jazzanova

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

J Rawls

5 favorite cities

New York / LA / Amsterdam / Tokyo / Las Vegas

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Isley Brothers - Greates Hits

Matthew Dear

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Deserted Islands of the World / Decorating with Coconuts ...

US3

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Valentine Brothers - Money’s Too Tight To Mention

Hacienda

a song that reminds your friends of you
Lee Dorsey - Working In The Coalmine

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite magazines

Thrasher / Parakeet monthly / Bird Watchers Quarterly / Vice / Cocktail ...

Mungolian Jetset

you stay in bed?
John Martyn - Solid Air

Wally Badarou

your boozed up anthem
Weather Report - Birdland

Gary Lucas

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Beach Boys - All Summer Long

Efterklang

your boozed up anthem
The Plan - Let's Leave

Anja Schneider

the song to be played at your funeral
Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

Alexandra Hope

you sit in a plane?
Cass McCombs - Not The Way

Mechanical Bride

you play ping-pong?
Mark Mothersbaugh - Ping Island

Bill Callahan

first record you remember
Popeye and Brutus Sing Sea Shanties

Everything Everything

a song that reminds you of school
The Beatles - Fixing A Hole

Pyrolator

you cook?
Folk Implosion - Free To Go

Molly Wagger

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters

Karl Culley

best soundtrack ever
The Shawshank Redemption

Invisible Conga People

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

Pilooski

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ennio Morricone - Sonny And Jed

Bill Adler

best Def Jam record ever
Public Enemy - Bring The Noise

Division Of Laura Lee

you feel like 1989?
Fleetwood Mac - Little Lies

White Hinterland

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

Apiento

you drive into the country?
Kenny Rankin - Peaceful

Cosmo

5 favorite human inventions

Turntable / Pre-am / Amplifier / Speakers / Vinyl Record

Hot Chip

you sit in the subway?
Quasimoto - The Unseen

Dollskabeat

5 favorite records
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead

Luke Haines

5 favorite English words

Tedious / Poxy / Sadsac / Rotten / Sod

Jimmy Edgar

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Thrill Kill Kult - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult

Max Essa

you wake up?
Donny Hathaway - I Love The Lord, He Heard My Cry (Part...

Scout Niblett

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

Brian Jackson

a song that reminds you of school
Sly & The Family Stone - I Want To Take You Higher

Shawn Lee

best concert you ever attended
Badly Drawn Boy

Mark E.

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Aphex Twin - Come To Daddy

Architeq

you jog?
Den Harrow - To Meet Me

Memory Band

you take a bubble bath?
Jeff Alexander - Come Wander With Me

Kathy Zimmer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Zambri

you pretend to be married?
Broadcast - Corporeal

Rainer Trüby

you come home from the club?
Pat Metheny Group - Are You Going Wih Me

Nils Frahm

you want to disturb your neighbours?
King Tubby

Editors

you sit in the subway?
The Cure - Lovesong

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Architecture In Helsinki

record you were looking for the longest
Sizzla - Give Me A Try

Interpol

you are on the tour bus?
Mystikal - Y'all Ain't Ready Yet

White Denim

you make love?
Sub Oslo - Celestial Dub

David Morales

you fall asleep?

Nature Sounds.

DJ Touché

No. 1

«Cannibal Holocaust» (Ruggero Deodato, 1979). Of all the ...

Marc Romboy

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Riccio

favorite building?

Two towers at the end of via Rizzoli ...

Metronomy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beatles - There’s A Place

Ricardo Villalobos

perfect anthem for Berlin
Winson - Wovon Lebt Eigentlich Peter?

Mark Archer

best concert you ever attended

Got to see Chic a few years back ...

Lopazz

you prepare for an important date?

Gehe ich in mich und lenke mich nicht ...

Jill Jones

you want to tell your boyfriend it's over?
Bat For Lashes - What's A Girl To Do

Seether

you go to a club?
Kanye West - Gold Digger

The Late Greats

you feel like 1982?

Dirty post punk which violates all of your ...

Blow Monkeys

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

Rebelski

you prepare for an important date?
The Jackson Sisters - I Believe In Miracles

Nicole Willis

take these three tools with you:

knife / shovel / hammer 

Kurt Maloo

you rob a bank?
The Brand New Heavies - Boogie

Peter Kruder

you walk through a dark forest?
The Cure - A Forest

Tracey Thorn

your ultimate heartbreak song
Culture Club - Victims

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite cities

London / Paris / Tokyo / Gothenburg / Edinburgh

Zwicker

you sit in a plane?
Seelenluft - Manila

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

José James

you sit in a plane?

Usually the set from the night before. We ...

Ora Cogan

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Deep Purple - Bloodsucker

N.A.S.A.

you wake up?
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)

Gnod

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rolf Harris - Two Little Boys

Charlotte Hatherley

your boozed up anthem
David Bowie - Absolute Beginners

Baikonour

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

Sebastien Tellier

first record you bought
François de Roubaix

George Duke

your ultimate heartbreak song
George Duke - No Rhyme No Reason

Kelli Ali

you fall asleep?
Johann Sebastian Bach - Air On A G String

Panico

No. 8
Café Tacuba - Re

Horse Meat Disco

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

Jerk Chicken!, Architecture, my home.

AM

No. 5
Marcos Valle - Previsao Do Tempo

Sons And Daughters

you are on a football field?
Devo - Mongoloid

Million Stylez

best day of the week in the city?

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

Thievery Corporation

you wake up?
Luis Bonfa - Song Of The Hills

Chris & Cosey

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Radioactivity

Electric 6

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

Candi Staton

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Beyoncé - Irreplaceable

Leroy Burgess

your sunday morning song

Whatever is playing at the church that day ...

Daniel Wang

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sumeria - Golden Tears

Wolfmother

you run naked through a cornfield?
Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings

Marius Circus

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

Steve Mason

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Valery Gore

you feel like 2000?
Greenday - Time Of Our Lives

Barbara Carlotti

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Zombies - Time Of The Season

Brasstronaut

you take a bubble bath?
Björk - Aurora

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
Yo La Tengo - Elctr-O-Pura

Bosque Brown

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Boots Of Spanish Leather

Swahili Blonde

you sit in the subway?
Can - Tango Whiskyman

Radio 4

your liberation anthem
Blur - Girls And Boys

Leo Zero

your party anthem
D'llegance - Chanson D'llegance (Disconet Remix)

Heavy

you walk in the rain?
The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer

Oyvind Morken

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

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

Whirlwind Heat

you take a bubble bath?
Perry Como - Papa Like To Mambo

Ashley Beedle

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

Jacques Renault

No. 12
Love - Que Vida

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal tragedies

there are too many and they are too ...

A Mountain Of One

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Tschaikowsky

Franz Nicolay

the song to be played at your funeral
Charles Ives - 4th Symphony, 1st Movement

Chelonis R. Jones

best video clip you ever saw
David Bowie - Space Oddity

Al Kent

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Staple Singers - Trippin' On Your Love

Pepe Bradock

you take a bubble bath?
The Cyrkle - The Visit (She Was Here)

Simone White

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Blonde Redhead - Misery Is A Butterfly

Monday Michiru

you stay in bed?
Monday Michiru - On & On

The Fray

you wake up?
The Innocence Mission - One For Sorrow, Two For Joy

Quiet Village

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

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young - Déjà Vu

Black Angels

you are love sick?
The Everly Brothers - Greatest Hits

Alex Smoke

you prepare for an important date?
Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel

David Pajo

get these three pets:

Miss Piggy / R2D2 / Herve Villechaize from Fantasy Island

Explosions In The Sky

5 favorite movies

«2001: A Space Odyssey» by Stanley Kubrick / «The ...

Howlin' Rain

a record you fell in love to
New York Dolls - Trash

VV Brown

you sit in the subway?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Endless Flight

Adonis

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

Cazals

first record you remember
Queen - A Night At The Opera

Lloyd Cole

best concert you ever attended
Kraftwerk

The Good Natured

invite these three persons for a weekend:

My mother, father and brother, Marcus, Claire, Alice ...

Chuck D

you drive a car late at night?

Some unheard CD.

The Project Club

you go fishing?
Nick Drake - Five Leaves Left (LP)

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
Depeche Mode

Phenomenal Handclap Band

first record you bought
The Selecter - On My Radio

Olafur Arnalds

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

DJ Hell

you feel lonely?
Young Marble Giants - Brand New Life

Marit Bergman


Stockholm

I moved from Stockholm to New York ...

The Revenge

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

Chromeo

No. 7
Steely Dan - My Old School

Yellowman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Yellowman - Nobody Move Nobody Get Hurt

Wall-E

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t have any neighbors!

Air

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

Sven Väth

a record you fell in love to
Simon & Garfunkel - The Sound Of Silence

Justus Köhncke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Der Plan - Ich Geh Zurück In Die Atmosphäre

Windsurf

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sand - Sand

Jesh

No. 1
Ryan Adams - Love Is Hell

The Jackets

your party anthem
The Sonics - Boom

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite things that make you sexy

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

Glen Johnson

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Ticket To Ride

Kissey Asplund

first record you remember
The Beatles - Volume 1

Frank Black

take these three books along:

Lewis Carroll: «Through the Looking Glass». Even more ...

Azari & III

you prepare for an important date?

A: I listen to a CD by Anthony ...

Wolf People

first record you bought
Nirvana - Lithium

Morpheus

you prepare for an important date?
Spooky Tooth - You Broke My Heart So I Busted Your Jaw ...

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite books

J.D. Salinger: «Catcher In The Rye» / John ...

Joan As Police Woman

you ride a bicycle?
David Bowie - Sound And Vision

DJ Kent

you wake up?
Little Tempo - Ron Riddim In Dub

Midlake

the song to be played at your funeral
It Is Well With My Soul

Tindersticks

best concert you ever attended

Broadcast, Dingwells, Camden Town. 1994? I love their ...

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

Trentemoller

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

Dwele

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

Van She

5 favorite remixes
Plump DJs - Electric Disco (D. Ramirez Remix)

Kris Menace

your liberation anthem
The Juan MacLean - Crush The Liberation

Kool & The Gang

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

Dan Michaelson

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Etta James - I'd Rather Go Blind

Cornelius

you drive a car late at night?
The Cars - Drive

Mirror Mirror

your party anthem
Various Artists - Pulse Dance Compilation

David Holmes

you wake up?
Stereolab

Soft Rocks

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

Jacob Golden

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

Dennis Kane

a record you fell in love to
Stephen Stills - To A Flame

Little Jackie

first record you bought
Black Sheep - Wolf In Sheep's Clothing

The Rayographs

record you were looking for the longest
Goblin - Suspiria

Miss Platnum

you relax on a beach?
Lewis Taylor - You Make Me Wanna

Audie Darling

favorite radio station?

Vanderbilt University has a great radio station on ...

Funkmasters

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Lee Roy Parnell - The Rock

Kasper Bjorke

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

Vashti Bunyan

learn these three songs by heart:
Bob Dylan - Ballad Of A Thin Man

Georg Levin

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling

The Earlies

first record you remember
The Muppets - Muppet Movie Original Soundtrack

Bing Ji Ling

first record you bought
Naked Eyes - Always Something There To Remind Me

El-P

you wake up?
Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime

Chrome Hoof

the song to be played at your funeral

Never gonna die as there is technology that ...

Minotaur Shock

you make love?
D'Angelo - Voodoo

Junior Boys

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bob James - Angela (Theme from «Taxi»)

Round Table Knights

you had enough of this world?
The Kinks - This Time Tomorrow

A Guy Called Gerald

the song to be played at your funeral

I’m working on it.

Bebel Gilberto

you sit in a plane?
Gilberto Gil - Vem Morena

Travis

you make love?
The Ramones

Ian Pooley

you are in a depressive mood?
The Verve - Gravity Grave

Dynamite Deluxe

record you were looking for the longest
Smoothe Da Hustler - Once Upon A Time In America

Justice

5 favorite remixes
France Copland - Rutgerhauer Song (Blade Runner Theme ...

The Bees

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Frank Sinatra - Baubles, Bangles And Beads

Afrika Bambaataa

you are on a football field?
Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Smiths - Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I ...

Bettye Lavette

best Billie Holiday song
Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit

Lindstrom

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

The Bangles

you are love sick?
The Beatles - In My Life

Marcus Bonfanti

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bill Withers - Use Me

The Diaphanoids

you ride a bicycle?
Steve Reich

These New Puritans

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Björk - Venus As A Boy

The Ones

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Gravenhurst

you need to get work done?
Arvo Pärt - Arbos

Woolfy

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

Kinky

5 favorite records
The Clash - Combat Rock

KT Tunstall

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army

Hannah Cohen

first record you bought

Probably a Salt-N-Pepa or Deee-Lite record.

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

first record you bought
Various Artists - Dumb Ditties

Comanechi

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Les Georges Leningrad - Deux Hot Dogs Mootarde Chou

Ilija Rudman

best soundtrack ever
Rick James - Everywhere I Go

James Holden

a song that reminds you of school

We had a tape of the Paul Oakenfoald ...

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you come home from the club?
William Orbit - Silent Signals

Horace Andy

No. 5
Toots & The Maytals - 54-46 Was My Number

Heidi

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

Barn Owl

a record you fell in love to
Neil Young - Harvest Moon

Smudo

you drive a car late at night?

Hoerbuecher.

Omar

your liberation anthem
The South African national anthem

Ilya Santana

perfect song to end a party with
Front Page - You Got Love Song (COMBI Edit)

Polly Scattergood

you sit in a plane?
Mylo - In My Arms

Moonboots

No. 2
Carole King - Tapestry

Neon Heights

you fall asleep?
Sonic Youth - Flowers

Matmos

get these three pets:

a Rat / a Peregrine Falcon / an Ocelot

Bush Tetras

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Lennon - Imagine

Tridact

you camp in the desert?
Psyance - The Answer

Trusme

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jamiroquai - Emergency On Planet Earth

Bloc Party

you sit in a plane?
Jackson 5 - I Want You Back

Fanfarlo

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Amiina - Boga; Action Biker - La Durée

Final Fantasy

you prepare for an important date?
Cyndi Lauper

Datarock

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

Pink Skull

first record you remember
Donna Summer - On The Radio

Kissogram

you wake up?

Flamenco music.

Grizzly Bear

you are love sick?
Björk - Cocoon

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

DJ Nu-Mark

your boozed up anthem
M.O.P. - Ante Up

The Golden Filter

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

Sibrydion

a song you wish you'd written yourself
You'll Never Walk Alone; My Way

James Pants

your party anthem
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Mystery Jets

you go to a club?
Pixies - Debaser

John Foxx

you go to a club?
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Rocko Schamoni

favorite band hailing from the city?

Dackelblut

Au Revoir Simone

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

Kalabrese

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Adrian Stern

Ray Mang

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

Sondre Lerche

you drive a car late at night?
Fleetwood Mac - Big Love

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you take a bubble bath?

In meinem langen Leben, glaube ich, bisher kein ...

Prince Language

you ride a bicycle?
Pink Floyd - Bike

Andreya Triana

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bonobo - Black Sands

Jakob der Lügner

you prepare for an important date?
Cypress Hill - Real Estate

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you prepare for an important date?
Mediengruppe Telekommander - Kommanda

ESG

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

The Phantom Band

first record you remember
Adam & The Ants - Antmusic

Heidi Happy

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

Alter Ego

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing

Gilles Peterson

you wake up?
Yusef Lateef - Brother John

Bill Brewster

you play a game of chess?
John Lee Hooker - Boogie Chillun

Irvine Welsh

your boozed up anthem
The Pogues - The Boys From The County Hell

Lovefingers

you destroy a hotel room?
Wendy Carlos - William Tell Overture

Nocturnes

first record you bought
Nirvana - In Utero

The Morning Benders

perfect anthem for Oakland

Some Hyphy shit I guess.

Ratatat

your ultimate heartbreak song
Galaxie 500 - This Is Our Music

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Alternative TV - Another Coke

Sóley

a song you would use as a ring-tone

The Jazz flute scene from the film «Anchorman ...

Mark Richardson

you meet your parents?
Neil Diamond - Beautiful Noise

Syd Matters

you rob a bank?
Sly & The Family Stone - Runnin' Away

Todd Terje

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Pointer Sisters - I'm So Excited

Gossip

you wake up?
Fleetwood Mac - Second Hand News

Howe Gelb

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Comes With A Smile / Bomb / Tracks

Lexx

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

Theo Parrish

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No music! I like to face the scary ...

Manuel Tur

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

Marissa Nadler

first record you bought
Madonna - The Immaculate Collection

CALLmeKAT

favorite building?

The Royal Library/Black Diamond maybe... But I ...

Glimpse

5 favorite places in the world

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

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Flat Duo Jets - Go Go Harlem Baby

Gary Numan

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Tubeway Army - Are Friends Electric?

Fabrizio Mammarella

the song to be played at your funeral
New York Citi Peech Boys - Life Is Something Special

Large Professor

No. 5
Fresh 3 M.C.’s - Have Your Heart

Lisbee Stainton

your sunday morning song
Elbow - One Day Like This

Parlour

your sunday morning song
Randy Vanwarmer - Sun, Moon And Stars

Kathryn Williams

a song that reminds you of school
Janis Joplin - Cry Baby

Dominique Leone

take these three books along:

«Gödel, Escher, Bach» by Douglas Hofstadter / «A ...

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Roy Ayers - Lots Of Love

Yoav

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

Cajun Dance Party

perfect anthem for London
Video Nasties - Hearts And Bones

C. Gibbs

first record you bought
Prince - Little Red Corvette

Mr Scruff

you meet your parents?
McKoy - Family

Doe Paoro

first record you remember
«Free To Be... You And Me»

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you are on the tour bus?

Have you actually listened to the music we ...

Anni Rossi

5 favorite human inventions

Tetris / Microplane (cheese grater) / spandex / playing cards / shoes

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite sports team?

The national handball team.

Dollboy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Hoagy Carmichael - Stardust

Ame

you destroy a hotel room?
Lou Reed - Metal Machine Music

Glass Candy

take these three books along:

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

Dinky

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

Kaos

you come home from the club?
Ash Ra Temple

Ed Harcourt

you are in the sauna?
Nelly - Hot In Herre

Bob Power

you sit in the subway?
Earth, Wind & Fire - Greatest Hits

Little Dragon

first record you remember
The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations

Chromatics

a song that reminds your friends of you
T. Rex

Peter Broderick

record you were looking for the longest
Tarentel

Richard Norris

you wake up?
King Tubby - Dub Fi Gwan

We Are Wolves

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Contemporary / Flash Art / Film Comment

Still Going

a record you fell in love to

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

Erobique

you come home from the club?
Hildegard Knef - Ich bin zu müde, um Schlafen zu gehen

Broken Social Scene

take these three CDs/records with you:
Link Wray - First Album

Hatcham Social

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

The Miserable Rich

you jog?
Herbie Hancock - Head Hunters

Holger Czukay

you are on a football field?

Ich höre auf die Schreie von sich ...

Dillon

you run naked through a cornfield?

Da schrei ich nur. Oder singe. Oder summe.

Alexander Robotnick

you fall asleep?
Tangerine Dream - Phaedra

2raumwohnung

take these three DVDs along:

Niptak – die USA-Serie, damit ich mich erinnere, was ...

Pacifika

5 favorite bands you know personally

3 Inches Of Blood / Yvette Narlock / Nyaz / The ...

My Bee's Garden

your liberation anthem
Joy Division - Transmission

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Sensational - Loaded With Power

Coyote

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun

Senor Coconut

you wake up?
The Beatles - Something

Micah P. Hinson

your party anthem
Bee Gees - Tragedy

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Sten Carlberg - I Am An Astronaut

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you need to get work done?
Bohren & Der Club Of Gore - Maximum Black

Dego

you ride a bicycle?
Seiji & G-Force - Northern Exposure

Casual

perfect anthem for New York
Ed OG - The Big Business

Captain Sensible

learn these three songs by heart:
Richard Harris - McArthur Park

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite DJs you know personally

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

Ada

take these three CDs/records with you:
3 Fragezeichen und der Superpapagei

Turzi

your ultimate heartbreak song

Any kind of New Beat music. It shows ...

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite movies

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

Angel Deradoorian

record you were looking for the longest
Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti

Morton Valence

you sit in a plane?
Buddy Holly

Young Knives

your boozed up anthem
The Monkees - Hey Hey We're The Monkees

Empire Of The Sun

you camp in the desert?
The Gunners

Simple Kid

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Of...

We Are Scientists

5 favorite personal belongings

my Fender Telecaster / my Boss DD6 delay pedal ...

Fiona Daniel

you meet your parents?
The Beatles

Defari

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Visions

Mavis Staples

a song that reminds you of school
Ruth Brown - Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean

James Murphy

you cook?
Terry Reid - Sweater

Whitehouse

your sunday morning song
Francis Lai - Scene d'Amour

Ben Watt

your boozed up anthem
The Nips - Gabrielle

Sandi Thom

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Bernard Herrmann - The Theme From Psycho

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your ultimate heartbreak song
Lou Bond - To The Establishment

Caron Wheeler

first record you bought
The Spinners - Ghetto Child

Tim Mälzer

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

DJ Mehdi

you are in a depressive mood?
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Sarah Jaffe

your sunday morning song
Otis Redding - That's How Strong My Love Is

Circlesquare

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Soul Mekanik

you eat a cucumber?
Laid Back - Cocaine Cool

Pearly Gates

first record you remember
Sam Cooke - Wonderful World

Papst & Abstinenzler

you run from the cops?
Motörhead - Shoot You In The Back

Tha 4orce

the song to be played at your funeral
Motherlode - When I Die

Social Disco Club

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

When Saints Go Machine

you prepare for an important date?
Broadcast - Come On Let's Go

Annie

you sit in a plane?
The Ramones - The KKK Took My Baby Away

Apache Beat

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

Headless Heroes

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

New Young Pony Club

you fall asleep?

Can’t listen to music when I’m ...

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite restaurants

Gingergrass, LA / The Blue Door, TX / Koi, NYC ...

Trevor Jackson

you fall asleep?
Arovane - Tides

Shitdisco

perfect anthem for Glasgow
Shitdisco - I Know Kung Fu

Cosmin TRG

you prepare for an important date?
Anthony Rother - Hacker

Richard Hawley

5 favorite cities

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

Natalie Tusia Beridze

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

Be a billionaire.

Lo Fat Orchestra

first record you bought
Pet Shop Boys - Suburbia

DJ Nature

your guilty pleasure song
Kenny Rogers - Ruby

Lone Wolf

your ultimate heartbreak song
Jason Molina - Don't It Look Like Rain

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite magazines

LA RECORD / Totally Mag / Popular Science / Us Weekly ...

Belle & Sebastian

first record you bought
The Flying Pickets - Only You

The Invisible

5 favorite records
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information

Magic Arm

you drive a car late at night?
M83 - Run Into Flowers

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

Paul Frick

you go to a club?
Kerri Chandler - Disko Satisfaction

Mouse On Mars

first record you bought
Fips Asmussen - Eine Mütze Voller Witze

Psychic Ills

you paint your apartment?
Vangelis - The Dragon

M.A.N.D.Y.

you relax on a beach?

The Studio One Compilation on Soul Jazz Records.

Stephan Remmler

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

Mélissa Laveaux

a song to seduce you
Suzanne Vega - Caramel

Beautiful Swimmers

you stay in bed?

M: A million songs via iPhone youtube cuz ...

Thieves Like Us

first record you bought
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill

Devendra Banhart

you go to a club?
Joseph Spence

Padded Cell

you run from the cops?
Badder Than Evil - Hot Wheels (The Chase)

Howling Bells

you wake up?
Radiohead - How To Disappear Completely

Living Things

you meet your parents?
Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock

Birdy Nam Nam

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Joy Division - Ice Age

Luca C & Brigante

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Being For The Benefit Of Mr Kite

Ingrid Olava

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

The same best job as anywhere else in ...

Kon & Amir

you make love?
Eric B. & Rakim - Mahogany

Seelenluft

a song that inspires you
Johnny Cash - Solitary Man

Max Tundra

you are love sick?
4tRECk - FrogJig 4b

Ost & Kjex

you are love sick?
Eurythmics - Take Me To Your Heart

Gemma Ray

5 favorite records
Van Morrison - Astral Weeks

Erik Truffaz

No. 2
The Beatles - The Blue Album

Pastor

perfect anthem for Berlin
Talking Heads - This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)

Leon Ware

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - Turn On Some Music

Shine 2009

you go to a club?
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Tanya Stephens

you want to get inspired?
John Lennon - Imagine

Dave Clarke

your sunday morning song

Always dead to the world and hopefully sleeping ...

Caribou

perfect anthem for London
Zed Bias - Neighbourhood

Al McKay

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

Odawas

a record you fell in love to
Marmoset - Record In Red

Rod Thomas

your party anthem
Black Box - Ride On Time

Chateau Flight

your ultimate heartbreak song
Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On

Malachai

5 favorite cartoon characters

Homer Simpson / Top Cat / Johnny Bravo / Angry Kid ...

Munk

you cook?

Ich kann nicht kochen.

Daddy-O

your ultimate heartbreak song
Al Green - For The Good Times

Constance Amiot

a record you fell in love to

Tricky question, many records.

Bottin

No. 2

San Paulo, Guarulhos GRU. I’m not even ...

Tahiti 80

you prepare for an important date?
Tahiti 80 - Big Day

Drugstore

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

Chris Carrier

you take a bubble bath?
Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot - Comic Strip

Telephones

you walk in the rain?
Fashion - Love Shadow

Anna Kashfi

the song to be played at your funeral
Victoria Wood - Let's Do It

Stratus

you come home from the club?
The The - Soul Mining

Fingerpicked

No. 6
Pale Saints - Kinky Love (4AD, 1991)

Terence Bernardo

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bob Dylan - If You See Her, Say Hello

Colder

No. 7
Durutti Column - Sketch For Summer

Stefan Goldmann

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Led Zeppelin - The Battle Of Evermore

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite restaurants

«Bill's», Brighton/Lewes. Eggs Benedict. / «Max Brenner ...

Lucky Luke

your boozed up anthem
Neil Young - Barstool Blues

Melanie C

5 favorite concerts you attended

Rolling Stones @ Brixton Academy / Red Hot Chili Peppers ...

Lotte Kestner

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

Tal Weiss

best soundtrack ever
Benoit Charest - The Triplets Of Belleville

Shakespeares Sister

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bananarama - Venus

Vetiver

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

Tiago

you are in the sauna?
CB4 - Sweat From My Balls

Boom Bip

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
King Tubby - No Love Version

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite drinks

Kombucha / Snapple Rasberry Iced Tea / Water / Margarita / Pineapple ...

Jimi Jamison

the song to be played at your funeral
Celine Dion & Andrea Bocelli - The Prayer

Sandro Perri

you play ping-pong?
Aphex Twin - Bucephalus Bouncing Ball

Charles Webster

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Brian Eno - Music For Films

Moving Units

you drive a car late at night?

The sound of rubber on pavement.

Rumer

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

Love Inks

record you were looking for the longest
Love - Forever Changes

Race Horses

first record you bought

I think it was «Fresh Hits 1998». A ...

Jackpot

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Richard Wagner - Ride of the Valkyries

Our Broken Garden

you come home from the club?

Søren playing his guitar while I’m ...

In Flagranti

you come home from the club?

I like it quiet after the club. 

Bomb The Bass

a record you fell in love to
The Buzzocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Somebody You S...

Emma Tricca

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Carlos Gustavo Spinetta

Tom Vek

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

Anne Clark

you make love?
Andy Duguid - Don’t Belong

Hannah Scott

your liberation anthem

I'm not really one for political songs.

Plum

get these three pets:

a pet dolphin to ride me to the ...

Whomadewho

5 favorite remixes
Radio 4 - Dance To The Underground (DFA Version)

Kevin Saunderson

favorite building?

The old train station. It’s classical.

Tiga

you sit in the subway?
Pete Shelley - Homosapien

Newton Faulkner

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Renegade Soundwave

a song that reminds your friends of you
Chas & Dave

Chikinki

your ultimate heartbreak song
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Meret Becker

first record you remember
The Beatles - Help!

Alela Diane

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Lay Lady Lay

Martin Rev

you sit in the subway?

I don’t have an iPod and I ...

Luke Solomon

5 favorite records
D’Angelo - Devil’s Pie

The Emperor Machine

you sit in the subway?
John Foxx - Underpass

Brothers Of End

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Femme Fatale

Justine D

you prepare for an important date?
Donna Summer - Bad Girls

The Soulsavers

you are in a depressive mood?
Nick Drake - Pink Moon

Oneida

you feel like 1982?

I don’t feel like years.

Port O'Brien

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dr. Dre - Deez Nuuuts

Orishas

you paint your apartment?

Definitely Cuban music. You need to listen to ...

Karl Bartos

perfect anthem for Düsseldorf
Kraftwerk - Das Model

Mugison

5 favorite human inventions

Electricity / the telephone / the piano / Letters / Bullshit

Kid Loco

you make love?
Jon Lucien - Rashida

Julia Franck

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

meine Freunde / die potentielle Möglichkeit ins Kino ...

Terry Lynn

best day of the week in the city?

Friday’s – week done, people are paid, everything ...

James Yorkston

perfect anthem for Edinburgh
Billy McDonald - The Grimey City

Mugwump

you paint your apartment?
M People - Colour My Life

Droog

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Pearl Jam - Alive

David Rodigan

No. 19
Shabba Ranks - Ting A Ling

Nedry

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Massive Attack - 100th Window

Aaron Wright

your party anthem
The Stone Roses - Love Spreads

Karolina Stenstöm

favorite building?

Stadsbiblioteket (the city library)

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Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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

Most recent Interviews

Hannah Cohen

your liberation anthem

Anything 70s disco funk.

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Doe Paoro

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bon Iver – Skinny Love

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Valery Gore

you are window shopping?
Queen - I Want It All

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Sarah Jaffe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Harry Nilsson - Without You

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