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Tracey Thorn

was one half of Everything But The Girl from 1982 until 2002. She’s also one of Great Britan's finest contemporary singers contributing guest vocals for The Style Council, The Go-Betweens, Woking Week, Massive Attack and several other acts. Her solo work spans three albums so far.

a song that reminds you of school
David Essex - Hold Me Close

I took a 7" copy in to play at a school party when I was 11.

best Beatles song

I don't like the Beatles either, I'm afraid.

best concert you ever attended
The Smiths

At the Hacienda, 1983.

your boozed up anthem
Daft Punk - One More Time
a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sting
record you were looking for the longest

Can't think of one...

a record you fell in love to
John Martyn - Solid Air
first record you remember
Diana Ross - I'm Still Waiting

Being played on Radio 1, probably by Tony Blackburn.

the song to be played at your funeral
Robert Wyatt - At Last I Am Free
a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Everything But The Girl - Missing

What a buzz that was, eh?

your ultimate heartbreak song
Culture Club - Victims

The soundtrack to a break-up.

perfect anthem for London
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
your party anthem
Darkmountaingroup - Lose Control
first record you bought
Donny Osmond - The Twelfth Of Never

Not sure why... I wasn't his biggest fan, but I had some pocket money, and I just think I NEEDED to buy my first record that day.

a song that reminds your friends of you
Rufus Wainwright

Since I'm always going on about him. Actually the weirdest thing just happened, while I was writing that sentence, I thought I saw him walk past my window and I nearly ran out into the rain to check - but it CAN'T have been him, can it? that would be too strange...

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Transcendental, has never been a melody like it since.

The Bees

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

Panico

No. 4
De La Soul - 3 Feet High And Rising

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I Love You... that’s a difficult one!

Pink Skull

first record you remember
Donna Summer - On The Radio

Trevor Jackson

you are in a depressive mood?
Björk - Hyperballad

We Are Scientists

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

I could never do such a thing. If ...

The Priscillas

learn these three songs by heart:
Miles Davis - So What

Mugison

5 favorite cities

Isafjordur (you got to like where you live ...

Spinto Band

you are in the sauna?
National Eye - Pure Film

Max Tundra

you sit in the subway?
Um - Holy Fire

Jill Jones

you make love?
Craig Armstrong featuring Antye Greie-Fuchs - Waltz

Psychic Ills

you destroy a hotel room?
Man - Spunk Box

DJ Nu-Mark

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead

Alela Diane

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Scott Walker - Duchess

Ricardo Villalobos

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - Killing An Arab

Karl Culley

your sunday morning song
Robin Williamson - Back In Paris

Sandi Thom

first record you remember
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

Pilooski

your boozed up anthem
Green Velvet - Shake & Pop

Shawn Lee

your party anthem
The Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)

Bill Brewster

you run from the cops?
Junior Murvin - Police & Thieves

DJ Hell

you destroy a hotel room?
Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype

Candi Staton

you make love?
Otis Redding - Try A Little Tenderness

Molly Wagger

you miss Edinburgh?
Wham! - Club Tropicana

Rumer

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Come Together

Morpheus

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

Minus 8

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Lonnie Liston Smith - Summer Nights

Future Beat Alliance

record you were looking for the longest
X Marks The Pedwalk - Solitude

Anne Clark

you walk in the rain?
Djuma Soundsystem - Les Djinns (Trentemoller Remix)

Olafur Arnalds

first record you bought
2Pac - Greatest Hits

Martin Rev

you make love?
Maurice Ravel - Daphne Et Chloé

Kool & The Gang

you are on a football field?

The echo of the pre game and after ...

Micah P. Hinson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Del Shannon - Runaway

Sam Amidon

5 favorite records
Andy Irvine & Paul Brady - Andy Irvine & Paul Brady

Cosmo Vitelli

your boozed up anthem
Electric Light Orchestra - Last Train To London

Smudo

you drive a car late at night?

Hoerbuecher.

Lail Arad

you sit in the subway?
The Rolling Stones - It's All Over Now

Large Professor

5 favorite records
Paul Parrish - Walking In The Forest Of My Mind

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite DJs you know personally

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

Circlesquare

you destroy a hotel room?
Nine Inch Nails - Something I Can Never Have

Yacht

No. 7
Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

Gemma Ray

5 favorite instruments

28” bass drums / floor toms / any guitar with ...

Round Table Knights

you shop for shoes?
The Smiths - This Charming Man

First Aid Kit

you prepare for an important date?
Karen Dalton - When A Man Loves A Woman

James Murphy

you make love?
Yes - Starship Trooper

Dominique Leone

get these three pets:

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

Final Fantasy

you have to answer an elusive questionnaire?
Kings of Convenience

Suzanne Vega

best video clip you ever saw
Panic! At The Disco - But It's Better If You Do

Matthew Herbert

take these three games along:

cards / football / go kart racing

Kevin Saunderson

favorite sound in the city?

The sound from the sewer. There’s nothing ...

The Fray

favorite street corner?

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

Headman

best Rolling Stones song
The Rolling Stones - Miss You

Motor City Drum Ensemble

your party anthem
Loose Joints - Is It All Over My Face?

Mungolian Jetset

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

Duke Special

the song to be played at your funeral

I would like a song specially written for ...

John Daly

take these three DVDs along:

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

Prefuse 73

you sit in a plane?
Jesu - Jesu (LP)

Jesper Dahlbäck

favorite street?

Götgatan, a little closer to Europe...

Robin Saville

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love

Higamos Hogamos

you take a bubble bath?
Tangerine Dream - Phaedra

The Morning Benders

your guilty pleasure song

I feel no guilt!

Chromatics

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Roxy Music

Chelonis R. Jones

perfect anthem for Berlin
David Bowie - Low

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Sonic Youth - Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star

Afrika Bambaataa

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

A Mountain Of One

a song you wish you'd written yourself
T. Rex - Cosmic Dancer

Phil Mison

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

Mouse On Mars

best soundtrack ever
Nino Rota

Jacques Renault

No. 4
Edgar Winter - Above And Beyond

Tal Weiss

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any song by Sting will do the work.

Raul Midon

5 favorite books

Yann Martel: «The Life Of Pi». A magical ...

The Bangles

you go to a club?
Small Faces

Camille

you sit in a plane?

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

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Emmy The Great

your ultimate heartbreak song
Skeeter Davis - The End Of The World

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Sergei Wassiljewitsch Rachmaninow

Architecture In Helsinki

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody

Slove

you repair a synthesizer?
Losoul - Overland

Ilija Rudman

a song that reminds your friends of you
Mike Anthony - Why Can't We Live Together

Holy Ghost!

you sit in the subway?
D-Train - You’re The One For Me (Labor Of Love Mix)

Ratatat

your ultimate heartbreak song
Galaxie 500 - This Is Our Music

Travis

you need to get work done?

Nothing. Can’t listen to anything when I ...

Radio 4

perfect anthem for New York
The Velvet Underground - Waiting For The Man

Lydia Lunch

you are in a depressive mood?
Notorious B.I.G.

My Morning Jacket

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Jay-Z - Hard Knock Life

Kurt Maloo

you take part in a peace rally?
Jimi Hendrix - All Along The Watchtower

Gossip

you drive a car late at night?
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp

Our Broken Garden

you run naked through a cornfield?
Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill

Emma Tricca

a song that reminds you of school

No songs in particular, actually.

Datarock

you are on a football field?
Kaptein Kaliber - Jeg Kjoper Middag

Ewan Pearson

a record you fell in love to
Cat Power - Where Is My Love?

Morton Valence

you go to a club?
The Flintstones Theme Song

Ian Pooley

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

Casual

you run from the cops?
Keak da Sneak - White T-Shirt, Blue Jeans And Nikes

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you come home from the club?
The Robocop Kraus - Disco Punks Fuck Off

Droog

you wash your hair?
Jimmy Maheras - Space Jam

Osborne

you want to tell your girlfriend it's over?
The Cure

David Morales

you sit in the subway?
South Shore Commission - We're On The Right Track

Explosions In The Sky

you ride a bicycle?
The National - All The Wine

Zwicker

you sit in a plane?
Seelenluft - Manila

Dego

you prepare for an important date?
A Tribe Called Quest - Electric Relaxation

Heidi Happy

you sit in a plane?

Wenn ich wüsste, wie der Song heisst ...

The Earlies

take these three CDs/records with you:
Yes - Close To The Edge

Kid Loco

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

Joakim

you fall asleep?
Biosphere - Shenzhou

The Good Natured

start to learn these three things:

How to knit (well) / how to complete a ...

Prince Language

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Free Fallin'

Max Essa

you prepare for an important date?
La Bionda - I Got Your Number

Karl Bartos

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Das interessiert mich nicht. Ein Klingelton ist wie ...

Chuck D

you cook?

I don’t cook chinese. I just buy.

The Jackets

your liberation anthem
The Who - My Generation

Van She

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

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

Bodies Of Water

your ultimate heartbreak song
Roy Orbison - It's Over

Magic Arm

you prepare for an important date?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

Bjorn Torske

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
The Residents - The Big Bubble

Unconventional Science

the song to be played at your funeral
The Doors - The End

Andreya Triana

a song that reminds you of school
The Fugees - Killing Me Softly

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song that reminds you of school
Frank Sinatra - Ebb Tide

Midlake

best soundtrack ever

I don’t own one single soundtrack.

Paul Frick

you go to a club?
Kerri Chandler - Disko Satisfaction

Defari

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Dramatics - Be My Girl

Marius Circus

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

DJ Nature

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Walter Murphy - Afternoon Of A Faun

Wooden Birds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Sun Kil Moon - Duk Koo Kim

Mirror Mirror

you cook?
Missy Elliott - Irresistible Delicious

Daddy-O

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

Leo Zero

best Beatles song
The Beatles - You've Got To Hide Your Love

Tracey Thorn

your ultimate heartbreak song
Culture Club - Victims

Moonboots

a record you fell in love to
Nick Drake - Riverman

Luke Haines

5 favorite cartoon characters

I don’t watch or read cartoons. I ...

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Heavy

you sleep walk?
Joe Henderson - Punjab

No Age

you read a magazine?
Fleetwood Mac - The Chain

Dollboy

your sunday morning song
Robert Wyatt - Old Rottenhat

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite clothes

smart/casual corduroy slacks / Converse trainers / light interseasonal ...

Erobique

you run naked through a cornfield?

Singt: «Oh Baby Baby Balla balla, in Deiner ...

Alexandra Hope

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

Constance Amiot

a record you fell in love to

Tricky question, many records.

Luke Solomon

you run naked through a cornfield?
Led Zeppelin - Dazed And Confused

Cosmo

5 favorite sayings

Wow! / Cool / Alright then / Excellent! / Riiiighht

Peter, Bjorn & John

you feel like 1967?
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning

A Touch Of Class

the song to be played at your funeral
Boney M. - Gotta Go Home

Memory Band

you drive a car late at night?

I don't drive.

Heidi

you prepare for an important date?
PJ Harvey

Eagles Of Death Metal

you make love?
Parliament - Clones Of Dr. Funkenstein (LP)

Cypress Hill

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nine Inch Nails

Barbara Carlotti

best Jacques Brel song
Jacques Brel - Les vieux

Swahili Blonde

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Savoy Truffle

Modeselektor

5 favorite cities

Berlin / San Francisco / New York / Rüdersdorf / Bukarest

Matmos

get these three pets:

a Rat / a Peregrine Falcon / an Ocelot

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds you of school
AC/DC - Thunderstruck

The Soulsavers

you sit in a plane?
Johnny Cash - American IV

Orishas

you come home from the club?

I always come home drunk. So when my ...

Wall-E

you jog?
Fat Boys - Wipe Out

Fujiya & Miyagi

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

The Rayographs

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

Mélissa Laveaux

your party anthem
Mulatu Astatke And The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Info...

Lindstrom

a record you fell in love to
Bob Dylan - Girl From The North Country

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite magazines

Echoes / Race Today / Practical Electronics / Sound / Private Eye

Beverley Knight

you relax on a beach?
Chaka Khan - Move Me No Mountain

Jakob der Lügner

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep

Quiet Village

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ability II - Pressure

Natalie Tusia Beridze

where was your first flat?

My family house, where I was born and ...

Hannah Scott

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

Living Things

No. 8
The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

Anja Schneider

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jeff Samuel - Knob (Steve Bug Remix)

Johnossi

favorite sports team?

J&O: Djurgarden (soccer team)

Aaron Wright

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

Max Romeo

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Sam Cooke - Only Sixteen

Headless Heroes

you wake up?
The Clash - The Magnificent Seven

Dillon

you make love?

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

Stephan Remmler

first record you remember
Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel

Hugh Herrera

your boozed up anthem
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

Kalabrese

first record you remember
The Doors

Jean-Michel Jarre

record you were looking for the longest
The Spotnicks - La Marche Turque

Jesse Lenat

you go to a club?
Jim Campilongo - Cat Under A Car

Division Of Laura Lee

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Adolescents - I Hate Children

Lotte Kestner

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Tom Vek

5 favorite records
Day One - Ordinary Man

Invisible Conga People

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

Nedry

your boozed up anthem
The Rapture - House Of Jealous Lovers

Tim Mälzer

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Premiere / VOX / RTL

Daniel Wang

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

King Britt

you sit in a plane?
The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?

Skull Defekts

get these three pets:

Shark / Owl / My friends Jerome & Mattias’ cat Misan

Bush Tetras

first record you bought
The Supremes - Love Child

Justus Köhncke

record you were looking for the longest
Imagination - Changes (Larry Levan Mix)

ESG

you relax on a beach?
The Supremes - I Hear A Symphony

The Phantom Band

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Revolution #9

Chris & Cosey

a song that reminds you of school
The Monkees - I'm A Believer

Ray Mang

you take a bubble bath?
Gatto Fritto - Bursting The Bubble

Ronny & Renzo

you ride a bicycle?
Aphex Twin - Windowlicker

Andy Gill

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

Leroy Burgess

your sunday morning song

Whatever is playing at the church that day ...

Little Jackie

you sit in the subway?
Billy Joel - The Stranger

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a record you fell in love to
Long Hind Legs - Return To Me

Al McKay

you go to a club?
Beyoncé

Oneida

you relax on a beach?

No music on the beach. Just waves please.

Bob Power

you watch girls go by?
Herb Alpert - Music To Watch Girls By

Audie Darling

favorite park?

There are so many beautiful parks in and ...

Drugstore

you run from the cops?

Nope, find nite in the cell in the ...

Steve Mason

your party anthem
Kaos - Definition Of Love

Sandro Perri

you sit in a plane?
Caetano Veloso - Pelos Olhos

Jackpot

you sit in the subway?
Chrome - Static Gravity

We Are Wolves

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

Stratus

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

Colder

No. 5
Skinny Puppy - Church

Tridact

you destroy a hotel room?
The Stooges - I Wanna Be Your Dog

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal victories

laughing at all the shit thrown at you ...

Hannah Cohen

perfect anthem for New York
Gang Gang Dance

Trusme

first record you remember
Bad Manners - My Girl Lollipop

Au Revoir Simone

you take a bubble bath?
America - You Can Do Magic

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Sepultura - Ratamahatta

Mavis Staples

a record you fell in love to
Charles Brown - Angel Baby

Zohra

5 favorite magazines

Happinezz / National Geographic / Vanity Fair / Groove / **** Music

Pyrolator

you drive a car late at night?
Apparat - Hailin From The Edge

Million Stylez

favorite club?

anywhere Trinity sound is playing.

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite bands you know personally

mein erstes Transistor-Radio, das ich mir ans Fahrrad ...

Scout Niblett

best Beatles song
The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand

Luca C & Brigante

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Baxter Dury - Happy Soup

Ora Cogan

you relax on a beach?
Neil Young - Stupid Girl

Angel Deradoorian

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Paul McCartney - Ram On

Interpol

you run from the cops?
M.O.P. - Handle Ur Bizness

Yellowman

first record you bought

Well, as a young kid I worked for ...

Sóley

a song you would use as a ring-tone

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

Wooden Shjips

you wake up?
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Lazy Days

Fanfarlo

the song to be played at your funeral
Lee Hazlewood - Your Sweet Love

Seether

No. 8
Tool - Opiate

Dynamite Deluxe

a song you wish you'd written yourself

D: Oh, endlos viele!

Ilya Santana

you play ping-pong?

I hate ping pong.

Beautiful Swimmers

you ride a bicycle?
Autechre - Goz Quarter

Ost & Kjex

you camp in the desert?
Animal Collective - Moo Rah Rah Rain

Apiento

you prepare for an important date?
Richard and Linda Thompson - I Want To See The Bright L...

White Hinterland

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Efterklang

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Múm - Finally We Are No One

Telephones

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
New Musik - 24 Hours From Culture

Crystal Antlers

you sit in the subway?
George Michael - Father Figure

Alter Ego

record you were looking for the longest
NEU! - NEU!

Riccio

favorite club?

The club where I play.

Clare & The Reasons

you jog?
Theme Song from «Knight Rider»

Mark E.

you relax on a beach?

José Padilla mixtapes.

Gwyneth Herbert

you stay in bed?
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan - Baby It's Cold Outside

Padded Cell

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

Brennan Green

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

Bill Callahan

best video clip you ever saw
Devo - Whip It

Bloc Party

you take a bubble bath?
Love - You Set The Scene

Hatcham Social

your party anthem
Eurythmics - Thorn In My Side

The Emperor Machine

you ride a bicycle?
Hawkwind - Silver Machine

J Rawls

5 favorite numbers

7 / 82 / 4 / 28 / 6

Manuel Tur

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

Gary Numan

the song to be played at your funeral

Something I have yet to write. Something for ...

Port O'Brien

best concert you ever attended
Cass McCombs

Chrome Hoof

you fall asleep?
Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go

Lovefingers

a record you fell in love to
Chapterhouse - Whirlpool

Parlour

a song that reminds you of school
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Vashti Bunyan

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

Gilles Peterson

you fall asleep?
Sun Ra - Sleeping Beauty

James Holden

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Binary Finary - 1999

Turzi

a record you fell in love to
Eric Serra - Le Grand Bleu

Tahiti 80

you sit in the subway?
The Fatima Mansions - Only Losers Take The Bus

Birdy Nam Nam

you sell crack cocaine to teenagers?
Crackboy - Something For Your Mind

James Yorkston

the song to be played at your funeral
Go, The Mass Is Ended

Rebelski

the song to be played at your funeral
Yann Tiersen

James Pants

your guilty pleasure song
Blood On The Dance Floor - Bewitched

Horse Meat Disco

take these three books along:

I'm not an avid reader by any ...

Art Brut

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Prince Charming

Kissogram

your party anthem
Poni Hoax - Images Of Sigrid

Telepopmusik

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Fol Chen

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Kate Bush - Cloudbusting

Gravenhurst

you sit in the subway?

I haven’t done this for a while ...

Yoav

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

Sarah Jaffe

best concert you ever attended
-

Electric 6

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

Anni Rossi

5 favorite records
Black Sabbath - Master Of Reality

Stefan Goldmann

you meet your parents?
Praxis - 1984

Still Going

best concert you ever attended
Bauhaus

M.A.N.D.Y.

you are on a football field?

I don't play football anymore.

White Denim

your party anthem
Prince - Controversy

Broken Social Scene

your ultimate heartbreak song
Willie Nelson - Stardust

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds your friends of you

A mid-tempo track with a fat bassline and ...

Bobbito Garcia

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

Alexander Robotnick

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

Boozoo Bajou

No. 3
Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil

The Invisible

5 favorite cartoon characters

The Uninvited Batman / Stimpy / Ren / Homer Simpson / Inspector ...

Theo Parrish

your boozed up anthem
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Brooklyn Zoo

Lone Wolf

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Napoleon IIIrd - Hit Schmooze For Me

Studio

you relax on a beach?
Lake - See Them Glow

Newton Faulkner

first record you remember
Rednex - Cotton Eye Joe

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
The Penguin Café Orchestra

Rich Medina

you go to a club?
Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out

Rod Thomas

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Michelle

Ben Watt

a song that reminds you of school
The Police - Roxanne

Gary Lucas

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walking In The Sand)

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
The Beach Boys

Anna Kashfi

perfect anthem for Manchester
David Bowie - Suffragette City

Chikinki

first record you remember
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop

Dwele

best video clip you ever saw
Oaktown's 3-5-7 - Wild & Loose

Fingerpicked

No. 18
Four Tops - Love Music (Motown, 1972)

The Chap

5 favorite records
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

Thievery Corporation

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

Morgan Geist

you sit in the subway?

You can’t hear in the subway... and ...

Bebel Gilberto

best soundtrack ever
Air - Virgin Suicides

Georg Levin

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Ordinary Pain

Michael Reinboth

you take part in a peace rally?
Zapp - Ja Ready To Rock

Mooner

No. 5
Kissing The Pink - Naked

Coldplay

a song that reminds your friends of you
Queen - We Are The Champions

Tiga

you are in the sauna?
Sean Paul - Like Glue

Kon & Amir

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
The McCoys - Hang On Sloopy

Kaos

you sit in a plane?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

N.A.S.A.

record you were looking for the longest
Lula Côrtes & Zé Ramalho - Paêbirú

Jesh

No. 7
Ludwig Van Beethoven - The 9 Symphonies

The Loose Salute

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

Shitdisco

your ultimate heartbreak song
Dave Berry - The Crying Game

Kinski

your boozed up anthem
The Osmonds - Crazy Horses

Adonis

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

Sharon van Etten

you paint your apartment?
The Rolling Stones - Paint It Black

Chromeo


Top 10 all time favourite songs

John Foxx

you drive a car late at night?
Chuck Berry - No Particular Place To Go

Odawas

best concert you ever attended
Mike Tamburo

Social Disco Club

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

Thieves Like Us

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Durutti Column - Another Setting

Belle & Sebastian

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

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal belongings

my photo albums / my record collection / my doggie ...

Glimpse

you jog?
Glimpse - Runner

The Miserable Rich

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Sade - Nothing Can Come Between Us

Simple Kid

you feel like 1982?
Prince - Raspberry Beret

Todd Terje

your party anthem
Reuben Wilson - Got To Get Your Own

The Diaphanoids

you are love sick?
Tom Waits

Little Dragon

5 favorite human inventions

Synthesizer / Fork / Popcorn / Cake / Swiss army knife

Omar

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

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you relax on a beach?

Wann kommt der Roedelius wohl mal in die ...

Azari & III

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

My Bee's Garden

a song that reminds you of school
All Saints - Pure Shores

Doe Paoro

your sunday morning song
Desmond Dekker – Israelites

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite bands that hail from LA

Buddy / Sea Wolf / Cold War Kids / Gus Black ...

Windsurf

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

Race Horses

you drive a car late at night?
Canned Heat - On The Road Again

KT Tunstall

you run naked through a cornfield?

The sound of husks on skin.

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite movies

«Mary Poppins» by Robert Stevenson. Never fails to ...

Ian Hart

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Defend Moscow

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Sigur Rós - ()

Barn Owl

you cook?
Bahauddin Dagar - Gat In Chautala

Kelli Ali

you camp in the desert?
Elliott Smith - Angeles

Sondre Lerche

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Phoenix - Too Young

Trans Am

you wake up?

No music. My alarm clock.

Lucky Luke

first record you remember
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights

Malachai

5 favorite records
The Mills Brothers - Jungle Fever

GusGus

you wake up?
Des'ree - Kissing You

Mr Scruff

you stay in bed?
Bah Samba - Tired Little One

Karolina Stenstöm

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

don’t know

Pearly Gates

first record you remember
Sam Cooke - Wonderful World

Tiago

you fall asleep?
The Backwoods - Cloud Nine

Lopazz

you relax on a beach?
Sly & Robbie

Rainer Trüby

you make love?
Minnie Riperton - Adventures In Paradise

Miss Platnum

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

Ashley Beedle

you take a bubble bath?
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

Charles Webster

you go to a club?
Romanthony - Hold On

Fiona Daniel

you drive into the country?
PJ Harvey - White Chalk

Kris Menace

your party anthem
Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up

John Klemmer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Star Spangled Banner

Brasstronaut

you take a bubble bath?
Björk - Aurora

Howlin' Rain

you feel like 1982?
Black Flag

DJ Mehdi

a song that reminds you of school
Gang Starr - No More Mr. Nice Guy (LP)

Shine 2009

you are love sick?
Prefab Sprout - Wild Horses

Howling Bells

best concert you ever attended
Björk

Erik Truffaz

you cook?
Neil Young - Harvest

Alex Smoke

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

Love Inks

the song to be played at your funeral
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem

Chateau Flight

best song by Serge Gainsbourg
Serge Gainsbourg - Ballad of Melody Nelson (LP)

Editors

you are on a football field?
Doves - Pounding

Moving Units

you sit in a plane?

White static.

Lo Fat Orchestra

record you were looking for the longest

Absolut keine Ahnung. Wahrscheinlich irgendwas von den Pixies ...

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you take a bubble bath?

No. Never. But when the next record kicks ...

Marit Bergman

best movie that takes place in the city?

«G» by Staffan Hildebrand. It’s from 1983 ...

Michael Mayer

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

Woolfy

best video clip you ever saw

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

Caron Wheeler

you take a bubble bath?
Stevie Wonder - If It's Magic

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite personal belongings

navy blue and white-striped T-shirt / jukebox / White Stripes ...

Metronomy

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

Bettye Lavette

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive

Lucky Soul

you make love?
John Cage - 4:33

Syd Matters

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

Whirlwind Heat

you fall asleep?
Vincent Gallo - When

Wordsworth

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donell Jones - Where I Wanna Be

!!!

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Look Back In Anger

Monday Michiru

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Joyce

Whitehouse

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

Kasper Bjorke

your guilty pleasure song
Backstreet Boys - Incomplete

David Pajo

learn these three songs by heart:
On Broadway

Chris Carrier

you stay in bed?
Oyasumi - Last Night, Good Night

Terence Bernardo

a song that reminds your friends of you
Major Lazer - Hold The Line

Coyote

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

Glen Johnson

first record you bought
Secret Affair - Time For Action

Wolfmother

you feel like 1982?
Hall & Oates

Whomadewho

you drive a car late at night?
Robag Wruhme & Wighnomy Bros

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Michelle

Gnod

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

The Shortwave Set

first record you remember
Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy

Hacienda

your sunday morning song
Oscar Peterson

Funkmasters

best Miles Davis song

C: They are all good. He was a ...

Charlotte Hatherley

you prepare for an important date?
Captain Beefheart - Low Yo Yo Stuff

Saint Etienne

you go to a club?
Doris Troy - I'll Do Anything (He Want's Me To Do)

Munk

you relax on a beach?
Biermösl blos'n

Soft Rocks

you wake up?
New Age Steppers - Some Love

When Saints Go Machine

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Nisennenmondai - Mirror Ball

José James

you walk in the rain?
Nina Simone - Brown Baby

Yuck

5 favorite records
Thurston Moore - Psychic Hearts

Vetiver

your ultimate heartbreak song
Buffalo Springfield - Expecting To Fly

Nick Chacona

you play ping-pong?
Nick Straker Band - A Little Bit Of Jazz

Ame

you eat a cucumber?
Stevie Wonder - Summer Soft

Tindersticks

first record you bought
Gustav Holst - The Planets

Horace Andy

No. 4
The Abyssinians - Satta Massagana

CALLmeKAT

favorite club?

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

Magic Mike

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - Rocket Love

Bing Ji Ling

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Something

Soul Mekanik

you jog?
Roy Ayers - Running Away

Jimi Jamison

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

Xiu Xiu

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

Mechanical Bride

perfect song to end a party with
Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere

Pepe Bradock

you prepare for an important date?
Charles Mingus - Moanin'

Alva Noto

you walk the cat walk?
Kraftwerk - Das Model

Plum

take these three tools with you:

My loop station / a microphone / a guitar

Like A Stuntman

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

Apache Beat

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Malcolm Middleton - Burst Noel

Annie

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

Soul Clap

first record you bought
The Jacksons - Triumph

Marcus Bonfanti

your guilty pleasure song
Extreme - More Than Words

Dan Michaelson

the song to be played at your funeral
Lou Reed - Goodnight Ladies

Jimmy Edgar

your boozed up anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Mystery Jets

you take a bubble bath?
Yes - Close To The Edge

Shakespeares Sister

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
The Monkees - Pleasant Valley Sunday

Howe Gelb

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

Not missing a thing.

Valery Gore

you smuggle diamonds?
Genesis - Just A Job To Do

Zambri

you take a bubble bath?
Portishead - Sour Times

Renegade Soundwave

perfect anthem for London
Francis Monkman - The Long Good Friday Theme

Blow Monkeys

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Blow Monkeys - Digging Your Scene

Papst & Abstinenzler

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Hildegard Knef - Ich bin zu müde, um schlafen zu gehen

C. Gibbs

best video clip you ever saw
A Flock Of Seagulls - And I Ran

Oyvind Morken

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - We Are The Robots

Everything Everything

a record you fell in love to
Coldplay - Yellow

Kissey Asplund

best Stevie Wonder song
Stevie Wonder - My Cherie Amour

Boom Bip

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Michael Jackson - Human Nature

Dinky

5 favorite records
Chica And The Folder - Under The Balcony

The Ones

first record you remember
Toots & The Maytals - Monkey Man

Minotaur Shock

you are love sick?
Dusty Springfield

Empire Of The Sun

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Peanut Butter Wolf

you wake up?

I don’t listen to music in the ...

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Alternative TV - Another Coke

Marc Romboy

you walk the cat walk?
Stephanie de Monaco - Irresistible

Penguin Prison

your sunday morning song
Ray Charles - That Lucky Ol' Sun

Ingrid Olava

which person from the city you like the most?

So many, can’t name just one!

Wolf People

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Super Furry Animals - Fuzzy Logic

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
The Grid - Floatation (Weatherall Remix)

Kathy Zimmer

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bright Eyes - A Spindle, A Darkness, A Fever And A Neck...

Holger Czukay

you fall asleep?

Da donnere einfach so weg.

Sebastien Tellier

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pink Floyd - Sheep

Marissa Nadler

your boozed up anthem
Guns N' Roses - Estranged

Bill Adler

first record you bought
The Beatles - Rubber Soul

Dave Clarke

you sit in a plane?
Tom Vek

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

you ride a bicycle?

I reckon I reside in quite literally the ...

Mark Richardson

you destroy a hotel room?
Sepultura - Roots Bloody Roots

Peter Broderick

a song that reminds your friends of you

Hmmm, you'd have to ask my friends ...

Sibrydion

No. 6
Llwybr Llaethog - Mewn Dyb

Richard Hawley

5 favorite books

Patrick O’Brian has written 14 books about ...

Black Angels

a song that reminds you of school
Chuck Berry - School Day (Ring Ring Goes the Bell)

Cazals

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

Sumner Brothers

5 favorite songs by The Beatles
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Faust

perfect anthem for Hamburg
Hans Albers - Auf Der Reeperbahn

Linda Lewis

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

Justine D

5 favorite animals

I don’t love animals that much. Never ...

Brian Jackson

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rick James & Teena Marie - Fire & Desire

DJ Touché

No. 7

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

Kinky

5 favorite cartoon characters

Roger (from «American Dad») / Stewie (from «Family Guy ...

Terry Lynn

favorite sports team?

Waterhouse F.C.

The Juan MacLean

5 favorite records
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Bomb The Bass

best Marley Marl track
Biz Markie - Nobody Beats The Biz

Ed Harcourt

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Chet Baker - I Fall In Love Too Easily

Hot Chip

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

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

Comanechi

you are stoned?
Sonic Youth - My Friend Goo

Brothers Of End

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Motörhead - Ace Of Spades

Beppe Loda

you go fishing?
Widespread Panic - Fishing

Erol Alkan

you go to a club?
Donna Summer - I Feel Love

Alan Oldham

No. 3
«American Flagg»

Mark Archer

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

Lanoiraude

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

Sons And Daughters

you are on a football field?
Devo - Mongoloid

Matthew Dear

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

Noise / Bumps in the Night / Drugs

Captain Sensible

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Fifth Dimension - Up, Up And Away

Cajun Dance Party

your boozed up anthem
Titus Andronicus - No Future

Air

first record you bought
The Robin Hood storytelling record

Rocko Schamoni

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

Müllmann

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite records
Daft Punk - Digital Love

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
The Pipettes - It Hurts To See You Dance So Well

David Rodigan

No. 2
Alton Ellis - Rock Steady

DJ Kent

you are in a depressive mood?
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy

Peter Kruder

you walk the cat walk?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Bosque Brown

your ultimate heartbreak song
Low - Will The Night

Morningwood

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Jonathan Wilson

your sunday morning song
Webb Pierce - There Stands The Glass

Julia Franck

take these three CDs/records with you:
Arvo Pärt - Alina

VV Brown

you take a bubble bath?
Sade - Cherish The Day

El-P

best Marley Marl track
The Symphony

Lisbee Stainton

your liberation anthem
Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street

Irvine Welsh

a record you fell in love to
Culture Club - Karma Chameleon

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Numbers

Mugwump

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Hardfloor - Hardtrance Acperience

Dollskabeat

you prepare for an important date?
Mary Jane Girls - All Night Long

Pastor

you are love sick?
Carole King - So Far Away

The Revenge

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - The Man Machine

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

Trentemoller

you relax on a beach?
Sade

Nicole Willis

the song to be played at your funeral
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Bad Girl

New Young Pony Club

first record you remember
The Eagles

Lloyd Cole

your boozed up anthem

I don’t have one.

Bottin

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

The Golden Filter

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

Seelenluft

the song to be played at your funeral
The Cyclones with Count Ossie - Meditation

Grizzly Bear

you are love sick?
Björk - Cocoon

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite records
Banda Black Rio - Greatest Hits

Kool Keith

you wake up?
Ultramagnetic MC's - We About Chicks

US3

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Kathryn Williams

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Kings Of Leon - The Bucket

Toby Tobias

a song that reminds your friends of you
Cybotron - Clear

Nicky Siano

you want to disturb your neighbours?

Anything I'm producing, cause I play it ...

Franz Nicolay

your ultimate heartbreak song
American Music Club - Apology For An Accident

Tanya Stephens

you want to get inspired?
John Lennon - Imagine

Justice

5 favorite personal victories

Made DJ Hell discover «Rage Against The Machine ...

Woodpigeon

you take a bubble bath?
Charles Trénet - La Mer

Ralphi Rosario

the song to be played at your funeral
Swing Out Sister - Happy Ending

Dennis Kane

you make love?

Usually talking dirty, and doing it well,  is ...

Ruede Hagelstein

you are love sick?
Björk - All Is Full Of Love

Al Kent

your party anthem
Chic - Everybody Dance

A Guy Called Gerald

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

Glass Candy

get these three pets:

cat / dog / parrot

The Project Club

you take a bubble bath?
Model 500 - Starlight (Echospace Dub)

Neon Heights

you sit in the subway?

The rhythm of the rails and strangers gossip.

Baikonour

first record you remember
Dave - Vanina

Phenomenal Handclap Band

perfect anthem for New York
People's Choice - Do It Any Way You Wanna

Ada

5 favorite records
Jamie Lidell - Multiply

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite instruments

Fender Jazz Bass / Blueridge Acoustic Guitars / Musicman Stringray ...

Leon Ware

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - Turn On Some Music

Jazzanova

you ride a bicycle?
Kraftwerk - Tour de France

Cosmin TRG

learn these three songs by heart:
Kraftwerk - Trans Europa Express

AM

No. 8
Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

Sven Väth

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

Nocturnes

your party anthem
Fela Kuti - Expensive Shit

Kid Koala

you sit in the subway?
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien - The Wacky World Of Rapid Tr...

Melanie C

5 favorite records
Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life

Caribou

the song to be played at your funeral
Crazy Frog - Axel F

Dani Siciliano

best concert you ever attended
U2

Polly Scattergood

you are on the tour bus?
Radiohead - High And Dry

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you relax on a beach?
Ennio Morricone - The Thing

Senor Coconut

you are on a football field?
Richard Wagner - Ring der Nibelungen

The Late Greats

you sit in the subway?
Public Image Limited

Lhasa

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

My life isn’t over yet.

Chris Coco

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

Nils Frahm

you want to disturb your neighbours?
King Tubby

Black Devil Disco Club

a song that reminds your friends of you
Black Devil Disco Club - Timing Forget The Timing

Wally Badarou

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder

Young Knives

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Love In An Elevator

Loane

perfect anthem for Paris
Taxi Girl - Paris

Architeq

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
John Carpenter - Football Run (Kill Your Kids)

These New Puritans

you sit in a plane?
Britney Spears - Why Should I Be Sad

Joan As Police Woman

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

Junior Boys

first record you bought
Rush - 2112

Fan Death

your sunday morning song
Marina & The Diamonds - Obsessions

Simone White

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

Pacifika

you drive a car late at night?
Sufjan Stevens

2raumwohnung

get these three TV channels by satellite:

Arte / Discovery Channel / Kinderkanal

Tha 4orce

you run naked through a cornfield?
Johann Pachelbel - Canon

George Duke

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
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Finger Magazine A Bi-Annual Print Publication, 64 pages, 4c, 6000 copies, distributed worldwide

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Hannah Cohen

first record you bought

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

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Doe Paoro

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Cat Stevens – Trouble

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Valery Gore

you drive a car late at night?
Cousteau - Last Good Day Of The Year

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Sarah Jaffe

a song you would use as a ring-tone
Too Short - Blow the Whistle

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