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Xiu Xiu

is the brain child of Jamie Stewart from San Jose, California. Since its inception in 2002 the avant-gard e group released eight proper albums, one live set and a best of («Xiu Xiu for Life: The first 5 Years»). Stewart's current bndmates are multi-instrumentalist Angela Seo and percussionist Ches Smith.

If you were stranded on a deserted island you would...
take these three books along:

the bible / the koran / the gita

take these three CDs/records with you:

a complete box set of islamic music / a complete box set of bach / a complete box set of songs of the Hump Back whale

start to learn these three things:

being nice / kung fu / playing piano

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

crime / prostition / drugs

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

get these three pets:

a pig / an elephant / a manatee

Questions answered by: Jamie Stewart

Fol Chen

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Moondog - Why Spend The Dark Night With You

Black Devil Disco Club

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Gladiators - Stick A Bush

Kid Koala

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

The Soulsavers

first record you remember
Dolly Parton - Jolene

Ben Watt

you wake up?
Brian Eno - Music For Airports

Tanya Stephens

you fall asleep?
Kenny G.

Tiago

you prepare for an important date?
Gilbert O' Sullivan - Too Much Attention

Shawn Lee

record you were looking for the longest

I'm still looking for it!

Chris & Cosey

your ultimate heartbreak song
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water

Gravenhurst

you are in the sauna?
Antoni Maiovvi - Thorns Of Love

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beatles - Michelle

Sons And Daughters

you are on the tour bus?
Count Five - Double-Decker Bus

Erol Alkan

you are in a depressive mood?
Manic Street Preachers - The Holy Bible

The Fray

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

Odawas

best concert you ever attended
Deaf Center

Lail Arad

you are love sick?

Then I find it very hard to listen ...

Fanfarlo

record you were looking for the longest
The Beach Boys - Stack-o-Tracks

Gilles Peterson

you wake up?
Yusef Lateef - Brother John

David Morales

you are love sick?
Lionel Richie - Lady

Barn Owl

you wake up?
Ornette Coleman - Lonely Woman

Oyvind Morken

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - Black Man

Quiet Village

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Ability II - Pressure

James Pants

your party anthem
Bruce Haack - Party Machine

Morpheus

you fall asleep?
This Heat - Sleep

Caribou

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Coltrane - India; Albert Ayler - Spiritual Unity

Fingerpicked

No. 14
Ides of March - Vehicle (Warner, 1970)

Dollskabeat

5 favorite records
Serge Gainsbourg - L’Histoire De Melody Nelson

Slove

you are stoned?
Herrmann & Kleine - Dagger

The Morning Benders

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bob Dylan - Love Minus Zero / No Limit

Hatcham Social

first record you bought
The Specials - The Specials

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
Arnie's Love - I Think I'm Out Of Your Life

Matthew Herbert

take these three tools with you:

nail clippers / a pocket saw / my computer

Smudo

you wake up?
Average White Band - Pick Up The Pieces

Tahiti 80

perfect anthem for Paris
Jacques Dutronc - Paris S'éveille

Bobbito Garcia

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

Peter Broderick

perfect anthem for Portland
Elliott Smith

Fan Death

your ultimate heartbreak song
Prince - Strange Relationship

Sarah Jaffe

a song you would send over the ocean
Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
KLF - Chill Out

Interpol

you meet your parents?
Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

Little Jackie

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

Those were too many records.

Glass Candy

start to learn these three things:

how to relax / how to let go / how ...

Ame

you are love sick?
Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover

Round Table Knights

you meet your parents?
Snoop Dogg - My Medicine

El-P

you run from the cops?
Ghostface - Run

Audie Darling

favorite building?

I think my favorite building might be the ...

The Phantom Band

best concert you ever attended
Duncan Williamson

The Jackets

a song that reminds your friends of you
The Castaways - Liar, Liar

Whitehouse

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

Skull Defekts

take these three books along:

Nan Goldin: «The Devil’s Playground» / Richard Coleman ...

Lexx

you take a bubble bath?
John Martyn - Solid Air

Mugison

5 favorite personal tragedies

the second I got in the world and ...

Jazzanova

you feel like 1982?
Magnificent Three & Fearless Master - Crush

Ed Harcourt

you run naked through a cornfield?
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly

Alan Oldham

No. 9
The Losers

Gemma Ray

5 favorite magazines

McSweeny’s Quarterly Concern / Vice Magazine / Mojo / Stool ...

Jill Jones

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

Black Angels

you sit in the subway?
Spacemen 3

Kaos

a song that reminds you of school
Double D & Steinski - Lesson 1

Mugwump

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

Bosque Brown

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Daniel Johnston - Some Things Last A Long Time

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite human inventions

Music / Language / Photography / Aviation / The internet

Kool Keith

you stay in bed?
Johnny Taylor - Disco Lady (Move It In Move It Out)

The Bees

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

Peanut Butter Wolf

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Mystery Jets

you run from the cops?
The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love

When Saints Go Machine

you drive a car late at night?
Sigur Rós

Pearly Gates

your party anthem
Kool & The Gang - Celebration

David Rodigan

No. 15
Bunny Wailer - Blackheart Man

Glen Johnson

best soundtrack ever
Alberto Iglesias - Talk To Her

Lanoiraude

5 favorite authors

Boris Vian. Thought-provoking, innovative 50’s writer. / Charles ...

Kathryn Williams

you run naked through a cornfield?
Neil Young - Harvest Moon

Cazals

record you were looking for the longest
The Action - I'll Keep Holding On

Tony Carrasco

a record you fell in love to
Carole King - It’s Too Late

Luke Solomon

5 favorite remixes
Grace Jones - Feel Up (Danny Tenaglia Remix)

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite books

Shel Silverstein: «Where The Sidewalk Ends» / William Shakespeare ...

Georg Levin

you walk through a dark forest?
Richard Strauss - Metamorphosen

Grizzly Bear

you need to get work done?

Silence.

Kid Loco

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

Casual

perfect anthem for New York
Ed OG - The Big Business

John Daly

take these three CDs/records with you:
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Trout Mask Replica

Duke Special

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith - Needle In The Hay

Michael Reinboth

you sit in the subway?
David Byrne & Brian Eno - My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts

Renegade Soundwave

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Isaac Hayes - Ike's Mood

Parlour

a song that reminds your friends of you
Harry Nilsson - Jump Into The Fire

Anni Rossi

5 favorite cities

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

Vashti Bunyan

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Leif, Whyn and Benjamin – my three children. Because ...

The Earlies

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Only A Northern Song

A Mountain Of One

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Because

Hannah Scott

your sunday morning song
Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy

Chuck D

you sit in the subway?

Anythingt from my label www.slamjamz.com

Anne Clark

5 favorite personal belongings

iPod / Notebook / a good pen / a birthday card ...

Sandro Perri

you sit in a plane?
Caetano Veloso - Lua Lua Lua Lua

Midlake

best concert you ever attended
Michael Jackson

Prince Language

best Beatles song
The Beatles - She Came In Through The Bathroom Window

Leon Ware

your liberation anthem
Marvin Gaye - Turn On Some Music

Dennis Kane

your boozed up anthem
Laura Nyro

Candi Staton

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers - Why Do Fools Fall In Lo...

Soul Clap

a song that reminds your friends of you
Bobby Brown - My Prerogative

Theo Parrish

the song to be played at your funeral

I don't like that question. I leave ...

Fiona Daniel

you feel like 2000?
2Pac - Changes

Architecture In Helsinki

a song you would use as a ring-tone
R.Kelly - Trapped In The Closet (Instrumental)

Division Of Laura Lee

you sit in a plane?
M.I.A. - Paper Planes

Irvine Welsh

a song that reminds you of school
David Bowie - Starman

DJ Kent

you make love?
Sylvia - Pillow Talk

Kinky

5 favorite magazines

Wired / Heavy Metal / MOME / La Tempestad / Alarma!

Still Going

the song to be played at your funeral
War - All Day Music

Tal Weiss

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine

Terence Bernardo

your sunday morning song
Philip Glass - Solo Piano

Chateau Flight

best concert you ever attended
Stevie Wonder

Kinski

a song that reminds you of school
Squeeze - In Quintessence

Emma Tricca

you walk in the rain?
Joni Mitchell - Marcie

Ronny & Renzo

you drive a car late at night?
Bohren & Der Club Of Gore - Midnight Walker

Social Disco Club

No. 6
LCD Soundsystem - Too Much Love (Rub-N-Tug Remix)

Tiga

you pretend to be married?
Van Morrison - Sweet Thing

Datarock

you sit in a plane?
Sonic Youth

Alexander Robotnick

you make love?
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds

Circlesquare

you ride a bicycle?
John Williams - Theme from E.T.

Kevin Saunderson

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

That would probably be the governor.

Justice

5 favorite human inventions

earth / wind / fire / Ed Banger Records / The Holy ...

Mavis Staples

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

Turzi

your sunday morning song
ZZ Top - Cheap Sunglasses

Tridact

you drive a car late at night?
Model 500 - Ocean To Ocean (Instrumental)

Anja Schneider

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

Yoav

your party anthem
Prodigy - Out Of Space

Richard Hawley

5 favorite cities

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

M.A.N.D.Y.

you sit in a plane?
New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

The Loose Salute

a song you would send over the ocean
The Loose Salute - Ship On The Ocean

Empire Of The Sun

you run naked through a cornfield?
John Lennon - Watching The Wheels

Nick Chacona

your liberation anthem
Nick Chacona - Be Like Olive

No Age

you surf the internet?
Elvis Costello - Radio, Radio

Brothers Of End

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - Femme Fatale

Trans Am

you go to a club?
Bruce Springsteen

Charles Webster

your sunday morning song
Van Morrison - Linden Arden Stole The Highlights

Prefuse 73

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Booker Little - Man of Words

Max Tundra

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Thinking Plague - This Weird Wind

Tha 4orce

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Jacksons - Heartbreak Hotel

Devendra Banhart

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

Everything Everything

you feel like 1982?
Prince - 1999

Loane

your sunday morning song
Arcade Fire - The Suburbs

A Touch Of Class

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

Marissa Nadler

your boozed up anthem
Guns N' Roses - Estranged

Brennan Green

you sit in a plane?

If I’m on a plane, I’m ...

Neon Heights

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

Bettye Lavette

your ultimate heartbreak song
Donny Hathaway - Giving Up Is Hard To Do

Travis

you need to get work done?

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

Ralphi Rosario

a record you fell in love to
Deniece Williams - Silly

Polly Scattergood

you jog?
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Cheated Hearts

Ingrid Olava

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

The same best job as anywhere else in ...

Simple Kid

you make love?
Metallica - Battery

DJ Touché

No. 5

«The Beyond» (Lucio Fulci, 1981). The second in ...

Dego

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

Boozoo Bajou

No. 2
Primal Scream - Screamadelica

Olafur Arnalds

first record you remember
Todmobile

Bomb The Bass

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky

Cosmo

5 favorite things that make you sexy

DJ-ing / Frost French skinny jeans / Jean Paul Gaultier ...

My Morning Jacket

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

Ashley Beedle

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
R. Dean Taylor - There's A Ghost In My House

We Are Wolves

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

Contemporary / Flash Art / Film Comment

Afrika Bambaataa

first record you remember
Miriam Makeba - Pata Pata

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal victories

make living out of music / get gigs quite ...

Lotte Kestner

your party anthem

Right now it's the new Big Boi ...

Luke Haines

5 favorite things to be afraid of

I presume there is a problem in translation ...

Riccio

best Beatles song
The Beatles - All You Need Is Love

Pepe Bradock

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Booker T. & The M.G.’s - Time Is Tight

A Guy Called Gerald

first record you remember
Jimmy Cliff - The Harder They Come

Coyote

perfect anthem for Nottingham
The Specials - Ghost Town

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you are love sick?
Dinosaur Jr. - Going Home

Alter Ego

your boozed up anthem
Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll Part 2

Monday Michiru

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Any modern day Japanese Enka ballad.

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite records
Sonic Youth - NYC Ghosts & Flowers

Anna Kashfi

best soundtrack ever
Smooth - You’ve Been Played

Karl Culley

first record you bought
Faith No More - Angel Dust

Jay Jay Johanson

you make love?
Phoenix

Hannah Cohen

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Portishead

Yacht

No. 5
Green Day - Kerplunk

Trevor Jackson

you sit in a plane?
Closer Music - 123 Gravity

Justus Köhncke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

Jeglicher Drum & Bass.

Orishas

you cook?

Oh, I love to cook. It’s such ...

Omar

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

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are love sick?
Tom Waits - Hold On

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
The Velvet Underground

Telephones

you repair a synthesizer?
The Units - High Pressure Days

Mungolian Jetset

a song that reminds you of school
Ryan Paris - Dolce Vita

First Aid Kit

you wash your hair?
Devendra Banhart - Long Haired Child

Cornelius

you play a game of chess?
Television Personalities - Games For Boys

2raumwohnung

take these three tools with you:

Hammer / Säge / Schraubenzieher

Joakim

you fall asleep?
Biosphere - Shenzhou

Manuel Tur

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

Steve Mason

first record you bought
Adam & The Ants - Stand And Deliver

Panico

take these three CDs/records with you:
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes

White Hinterland

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - Hot Burrito #1

Rainer Trüby

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

Mirror Mirror

you take a bubble bath?
The Associates - Blue Soap

Justine D

you walk through a dark forest?
Throbbing Gristle - Hamburger Lady

Jakob der Lügner

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Soul II Soul - Back To Life

Camille

you meet your parents?
David Kramer

Kathy Zimmer

first record you bought
Lisa Lisa & The Cult Jam - Head To Toe

Lloyd Cole

the song to be played at your funeral

I haven’t thought about that, yet.

Editors

you are on a football field?
Doves - Pounding

Xiu Xiu

invite these three persons for a weekend:

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

Gary Numan

best concert you ever attended
Rammstein

James Murphy

you wash your hair?
Chrome - Firebomb

Efterklang

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

Our Broken Garden

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

Alex Smoke

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Philip Glass - Dracula Soundtrack

C. Gibbs

your boozed up anthem
The Morning Glories - Fully Loaded

Syd Matters

you take a bubble bath?
Staind - It's Been A While

Spinto Band

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

No Music. I need to listen for ghosts ...

Jimmy Edgar

your boozed up anthem
Prince - Erotic City

Architeq

you walk through a dark forest?
The Beta Band - Dr. Baker

The Diaphanoids

you prepare for an important date?
Prodigy

Hot Chip

you sit in a plane?
Paul Simon - Hearts And Bones

Mark Archer

the song to be played at your funeral
Plus One - It's Happenin'

George Duke

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

The Battle Of Land And Sea

your ultimate heartbreak song
Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty - Stop Draggin' My Heart Aroun...

Higamos Hogamos

5 favorite records
Neil Young - Tonight’s The Night

Todd Terje

most valuable record you own
John Forde - Don't You Know Who Did It

Angel Deradoorian

best soundtrack ever
Jonny Greenwood - There Will Be Blood

Studio

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

Peter Kruder

you camp in the desert?
The Desert Sessions - Volume 9 & 10

DJ Vadim

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - The Model

Jesse Lenat

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Hank Williams - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry

Ora Cogan

you come home from the club?
Prince Buster - Is Life Worth Living

Blow Monkeys

a song that reminds you of school
The Sweet - Blockbuster

Frank Black

learn these three songs by heart:
Taco - Puttin’ On The Ritz

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite band hailing from the city?

Cisperi Trio

Cosmin TRG

you miss Berlin?
Basic Channel - Axis

Metronomy

the song to be played at your funeral
Danny Boy

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
My Morning Jacket - At Dawn

Azari & III

you drive a car late at night?

S: I don't drive either.

Suzanne Vega

your boozed up anthem
Foo Fighters - Free Me

Mechanical Bride

perfect song to end a party with
Fleetwood Mac - Everywhere

Nedry

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

Race Horses

record you were looking for the longest
The Turtles - Battle Of The Bands

Living Things

you come home from the club?
Miles Davis

Junior Boys

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

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

your liberation anthem
Folke Rabe - What??

Jacques Renault

No. 1
Syd Barrett - If It’s In You

The Bangles

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Nirvana - In Utero

Coldplay

a record you fell in love to
Sigur Rós - ()

Matthew Dear

take these three CDs/records with you:
Radiohead - Kid A

Dwele

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bilal - Soul Sista

Lucky Soul

you drive a car late at night?
Stereolab - Super-Electric

Sondre Lerche

you prepare for an important date?
Alicia Keys - You Don't Know My Name

Chris Carrier

5 favorite remixes
Manik - Aftermath Class (Rick Wade Detroit Chiller Remi...

Au Revoir Simone

you sit in the subway?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

Karolina Stenstöm

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

Alexandra Hope

you drive a car late at night?
Karen Dalton - Something On Your Mind

Zambri

you go fishing?
The Beatles - Blackbird

Beautiful Swimmers

you go to a club?
Inner City - Good Life

Oneida

you feel like 1982?

I don’t feel like years.

Michael Mayer

the song to be played at your funeral

Ist mir egal. Ich habe dann schon mein ...

Faust

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Hervé Vilard - Capri C'est Fini

Wolf People

record you were looking for the longest
Los Mismos - Pasa El Tran

Brian Jackson

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

Padded Cell

you wake up?
Trees - On The Shore (LP)

Horse Meat Disco

start to learn these three things:

Arabic, Semiotics and Surgery!

Magic Arm

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
16bit - Chainsaw Calligraphy

Bing Ji Ling

a record you fell in love to
Sade - Kiss Of Life

Woolfy

perfect anthem for Los Angeles
War - L.A. Sunshine

Large Professor

No. 8
Gang Starr - In Memory Of...

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Sharon van Etten

you sit by a camp fire?
Speck Mountain - Hey Moon

New Young Pony Club

you play a game of chess?

Must have total concentration in order to thwart ...

Al McKay

you take a bubble bath?
Fourplay

Cajun Dance Party

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Silver Jews - Trains Across The Sea

Doe Paoro

a song you wish you'd written yourself
«Happy Birthday. Cha ching!»

Zohra

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Herbie Hancock - Joanna’s Theme

Holy Ghost!

you sit in a plane?
Radiohead - Fake Plastic Trees

Young Knives

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

Simone White

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - Master And Everyone

The Emperor Machine

you surf the internet?
George Duke - Brazilian Love Affair

Richard Norris

5 favorite magazines

Tape Op / Dali News / Promethea / Fortean Times / Viva ...

Morgan Geist

you prepare for an important date?

Silence.

Heidi Happy

you drive a car late at night?

Da hab ich nichts zu sagen. Hab selber ...

Hacienda

first record you bought
The Beatles - Number 1's

Sibrydion

No. 10
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Patio

Gnod

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yer Blues

Defari

the song to be played at your funeral
Curtis Mayfield - The Makings Of You

DJ Hell

you take part in a peace rally?
George Harrison - My Sweet Lord

Gossip

you meet your parents?
Pink Floyd

Modeselektor

5 favorite records
Siriusmo

Radio 4

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Beastie Boys - Professor Booty

Howling Bells

you wake up?
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information

Sebastien Tellier

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

Andreya Triana

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dr. Dre - Forgot About Dre

Ilya Santana

you are love sick?
Idris Muhammad - For Your Love

Heavy

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Peek A Boo

Art Brut

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Get Back

Pyrolator

you are love sick?
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Change Partners

Gary Lucas

first record you bought
Duane Eddy - Dance With The Guitar Man

Alela Diane

a song to seduce you
Townes Van Zandt - I'll Be Here In The Morning

Karl Bartos

first record you remember
The Beatles - With The Beatles

Invisible Conga People

you run naked through a cornfield?
Tomokawa Kazuki - Inu

Captain Sensible

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Stevie Wonder / Richard Dawkins / Bjork

The Hidden Cameras

a song that reminds you of school
The Cure

Mooner

No. 9
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Left Handed Dream

Air

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Peter, Bjorn & John

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Karlheinz Stockhausen - Kontakte

Belle & Sebastian

the song to be played at your funeral
Booker T. & The M.G.’s - Green Onions

Lone Wolf

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jason Molina - It's Easier Now

Dinky

5 favorite remixes
Pier Bucci - Hay Consuelo (Samim Remix)

Tim Mälzer

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Harald Schmidt / Paris Hilton / Robert De Niro

Dominique Leone

take these three CDs/records with you:
Randy Newman - Sail Away

Molly Wagger

you wake up?
Portishead - The Rip

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

5 favorite bands you know personally

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

Drugstore

the song to be played at your funeral
Drugstore - The Funeral

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite personal victories

riding the Space Eagle / shredding guitar solos – 1986 ...

Aaron Wright

perfect song to end a party with
Frank Sinatra - That's Life

Plum

favorite club?

Studio 21. It's been a while, but ...

Alva Noto

you wake up?
Feist - 1, 2, 3, 4

Million Stylez

favorite band hailing from the city?

Nordic Steel

These New Puritans

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

Caron Wheeler

first record you bought
The Spinners - Ghetto Child

Tim Sweeney

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

Chris Coco

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

Wolfmother

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

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you wake up?
Flying Saucer Attack - For Silence

Melanie C

5 favorite magazines

Vogue / Elle / Elle Decoration / In Style / Zest

Robin Saville

you prepare for an important date?
Sister Sledge - He's The Greatest Dancer

In Flagranti

you go to a club?

If there is a lot of girls in ...

Bloc Party

you pretend to be married?
Graham Coxon - Who The Fuck?

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite records
Backstreet Boys - As Long As You Love Me

Annie

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

N.A.S.A.

you take a bubble bath?
Rita Lee - Banho De Espuma

Wooden Birds

your sunday morning song

Lately it's been the network football theme ...

VV Brown

you miss London?
Blur - Song 2

Minus 8

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you destroy a hotel room?

Flo: Nichts, weil Gerald als letztes den CD-Player ...

AM

No. 2
Jorge Ben - A Tabua de Esmeralda

Dillon

you jog?

Ich jogge nicht!

David Pajo

take these three CDs/records with you:
ZZ Top - Eliminator

The Project Club

you walk the cat walk?
Aaron Neville - Hercules

Mouse On Mars

take these three CDs/records with you:
Best of Barry White

Joan As Police Woman

you feel like 1972?
Al Green - Simply Beautiful

David Holmes

you are in a depressive mood?
Phil Spector

J Rawls

the song to be played at your funeral
Pete Rock & CL Smooth - T.R.O.Y.

Lhasa

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s none of my business.

Lovefingers

first record you bought
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin IV

Lindstrom

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

Rod Thomas

the song to be played at your funeral
Richard Swift - Looking Back, I Should Have Been Home M...

Morton Valence

you are love sick?
Lou Reed - The Bed

Comanechi

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

Micah P. Hinson

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

John Foxx

you make love?

That’s private.

Wordsworth

your party anthem
Audio Two -Top Billin'

Love Inks

your ultimate heartbreak song
Harry Nilsson - (I Can’t Live If Living Is) Without You

White Denim

your sunday morning song
The Velvet Underground - Who Loves The Sun

Shine 2009

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

!!!

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Peggy Lee - Is That All There Is?

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite records
Curtis Mayfield - Greatest Hits

Bebel Gilberto

your ultimate heartbreak song
Chico Buarque - Pedaço De Mim

Ada

learn these three songs by heart:
The Police - Message In A Bottle

Trentemoller

you make breakfast?
Brian Eno - Thursday Afternoon

The Good Natured

take these three games along:

GTA Vice City, which is pretty much the ...

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite places in the world

Home / London / Sydney / Cape Town / Colorado

Adonis

perfect anthem for Chicago
Adonis - Rocking Down The House

Vetiver

your boozed up anthem
Jerry Jeff Walker - It's A Good Night For Singing

Holger Czukay

you drive a car late at night?

Was die Mittelwelle an Störgeräuschen auff ...

Funkmasters

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

Marit Bergman

best Beatles song
The Beatles - A Day In The Life

Heidi

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

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Gus Gus - Anthem

King Britt

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Art Of Noise - Beat Box

Max Essa

you run naked through a cornfield?
Felix Laband - Whistling In Tongues (Todd Terje Remix)

Bob Power

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Jay & The Techniques - Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie

Kris Menace

your party anthem
Prodigy - Smack My Bitch Up

Barbara Carlotti

perfect anthem for Paris
John Cale - Paris 1919

Yellowman

a record you fell in love to
Bob Marley - Pound Get A Blow

The Shortwave Set

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

a song that reminds your friends of you

You should ask «my friends» that.

Horace Andy

No. 4
The Abyssinians - Satta Massagana

Dani Siciliano

best concert you ever attended
U2

Linda Lewis

a record you fell in love to
Aretha Franklin - Respect

Kurt Maloo

you drive into the country?
Peter Licht - Ich war mal Cowboy

Phil Mison

the song to be played at your funeral
Seigen Ono - Julia

Port O'Brien

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Jackpot

you take a bubble bath?
Tommy Seebach - Bubble Sex

Mr Scruff

you prepare for an important date?
Brent Dowe - Girl I’ve Got A Date

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite movies

«The Life Aquatic» by Wes Anderson / «Eternal Sunshine ...

Lopazz

you ride a bicycle?
Thin Lizzy

Telepopmusik

the song to be played at your funeral
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World

Boom Bip

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

Glimpse

5 favorite records
Yello - Oh Yeah

Moving Units

best Beatles song

Past Masters 2

The Priscillas

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
The Cure - The Drowning Man

Rich Medina

you drive a car late at night?
Rufus & Chaka Khan - Once You Get Started

The Revenge

first record you remember
Kraftwerk - The Man Machine

Eagles Of Death Metal

you meet your parents?
Parliament

Chelonis R. Jones

perfect anthem for Berlin
David Bowie - Low

Valery Gore

you sit in the subway?
Bibio - Wake Up!

Mario Basanov & Vidis

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

Seelenluft

a record you fell in love to
Burt Bacharach - The Look Of Love

Like A Stuntman

5 favorite records
DJ Koze - Kosi Comes Around

Electric 6

you drive a car late at night?
Tom Waits - Black Wing

Franz Nicolay

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Act Naturally

Magic Mike

the song to be played at your funeral
Boyz II Men - It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday

Good Shoes

you drive a car late at night?

I can’t drive!

Mark Richardson

you ride a bicycle?
Queens Of The Stone Age - Everybody Knows That You're I...

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite places in Brighton

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

Fujiya & Miyagi

your ultimate heartbreak song
Arthur Russell - A Little Lost

Bill Adler

your sunday morning song
Etta James - A Sunday Kind Of Love

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

KT Tunstall

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

Wall-E

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

Saint Etienne

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Paul Williams - Someday Man

Kool & The Gang

you meet your parents?
The Isley Brothers - Ohio; The Supremes - Where Did Our...

Sóley

best concert you ever attended

Ahh too many... But I´d love to ...

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds you of school
Hijack

Chromeo

No. 3
Hall & Oates - I Can't Go For That

Cypress Hill

best video clip you ever saw
Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf

The Invisible

you want to disturb your neighbours?
The Jackson 5 - ABC

Nicole Willis

start to learn these three things:

swim / play tumpet / play soprano sax 

Erik Truffaz

you drive a car late at night?
Radiohead

DJ Nu-Mark

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Random beats by myself.

Kelli Ali

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Greg Weeks - The Hive

Fabrizio Mammarella

a song that reminds you of school
Daft Punk - Homework

Headman

a song that reminds you of school
Black Flag

Dollboy

best concert you ever attended
Marianne Faithful

Chromatics

a song that reminds your friends of you
Dolly Parton - Jolene

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

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

Bottin

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

Jimi Jamison

perfect anthem for Mississippi
Elvis Presley - An American Trilogy

Lydia Lunch

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?

Which I do at least once a week ...

Defend Moscow

your party anthem
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Claude Debussy - La Mer

Julia Franck

take these three DVDs along:

oh, DVDs kämen auf eine einsame Insel ...

Psychic Ills

you make breakfast?
Ustad Bismillah Khan - Raga-Gunkali-Tritaal

Senor Coconut

you cook?
Enrico Caruso

Miss Platnum

you had enough of this world?
Aretha Franklin - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

The Ones

the song to be played at your funeral
Sylvester - Stars

Pink Skull

your liberation anthem
Queens Of The Stone Age - Song For The Deaf

Treefight For Sunlight

perfect anthem for Copenhagen
The Savage Rose - Byen Vågner

Erobique

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

Gwyneth Herbert

you prepare for an important date?
Wayne Country & The Electric Chairs - (If You Don't Wan...

Beverley Knight

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Led Zeppelin - Stairway To Heaven

Marius Circus

you go to a club?
Sylvester - Over And Over

Charlotte Hatherley

you wash your hair?
Wings - Band On The Run

Moonboots

the song to be played at your funeral
Jean Carne - Was That All It Was

DJ Nature

a song that reminds your friends of you
B.B.C.S. & A - Rock Shock

James Holden

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Get A Grip

Jonathan Wilson

your party anthem
Grateful Dead - Europe '72

Trusme

first record you remember
Bad Manners - My Girl Lollipop

José James

you wake up?
Chopin - Nocturne #1 In B Flat Minor

Droog

you are in a depressive mood?
James Taylor - Fire And Rain

CALLmeKAT

favorite restaurant?

It’s a rare occasion that I go ...

Lo Fat Orchestra

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

The Late Greats

you go to a club?
Pavement

Stefan Goldmann

you walk through a dark forest?
John Zorn - Cobra

Bush Tetras

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

Daddy-O

the song to be played at your funeral
Stevie Wonder - As

Jean-Michel Jarre

first record you bought
The Shadows - Apache

Chikinki

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Whigfield - Saturday Night

Kalabrese

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Justus Köhncke - Timecode (Lexx Edit)

Colder

No. 2
Einstürzende Neubauten - Tanz Debil

DJ Cherrystones

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Embryo - Dreaming Girls

Johnossi

favorite club?

J & O: We’re not going out that ...

Daniel Wang

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Carpenters - Ordinary Fool

Bit-tuner

take these three games along:

Super Mario Kart / Sim City / Fifa Soccer

Apache Beat

first record you remember
Elastica - Elastica

Kasper Bjorke

your sunday morning song
Sebastien Tellier - La Ritournelle (Mr Oizo Remix)

Kon & Amir

you watch girls go by?
Slave - Watching You

Nicky Siano

your ultimate heartbreak song
Betty Wright - If You Love Me Like You Say You Love Me

Ratatat

the song to be played at your funeral
Ratatat - Cherry

Newton Faulkner

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Woodpigeon

you sit in a plane?
Simon & Garfunkel - The Only Living Boy In New York

Morningwood

you make love?
Motörhead

Minotaur Shock

you wake up?
Terry Callier - Ordinary Joe

Rebelski

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

Brasstronaut

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

Zwicker

you are in a depressive mood?
Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

Raul Midon

5 favorite things about New York

the lower eastside / 88 Orchard Street (an urban ...

Kissogram

you prepare for an important date?
The Lil’ Fighters - Non-Stop Love

Crystal Antlers

you prepare for an important date?
Wham! - I'm Your Man

Jesh

No. 2
Oasis - Definitely Maybe

Chrome Hoof

you run naked through a cornfield?
Deacon Blue

Max Romeo

you wash your hair?

It’s hardly ever that I wash my ...

Constance Amiot

perfect anthem for Paris
Serge Gainsbourg - Le Poinçonneur des Lilas

Phenomenal Handclap Band

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

Thieves Like Us

you go to a club?

I hang out in the smoking area away ...

Yuck

you make love?
The Velvet Underground - White Light/White Heat

Soft Rocks

you make love?
Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

The Rayographs

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Urusei Yatsura - Kewpies Like Watermelon

Ian Pooley

you relax on a beach?
Marcos Valle - The Essential Vol.1&2

Beppe Loda

you are love sick?
Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby

Sven Väth

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life

Muss noch geschrieben werden!

Bill Brewster

you eat a cucumber?
Buzz Clifford - Hawg Frog

Stratus

perfect song to end a party with
Gil Scott-Heron - It's Your World

Seether

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing

The Golden Filter

you go to a club?
The Flirts - Jukebox (Don’t Put Another Dime)

Shakespeares Sister

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Paul Frick

you sit in a plane?
Thundercat - Walkin

Stephan Remmler

perfect anthem for Bremerhaven
Klaus & Klaus - An Der Nordseeküste

Ray Mang

you jog?
Lenny Williams - You Got Me Running

Howlin' Rain

you stay in bed?
The Velvet Underground - Loaded

ESG

you wake up?
Lady Gaga - Just Dance

John Klemmer

the song to be played at your funeral

I can’t remember very well. I think ...

Marc Romboy

you rob a bank?
Simply Red - Money's Too Tight To Mention

Bill Callahan

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

Emmy The Great

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

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite cities

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

The Chap

5 favorite records
Oval - 94 Diskont

Matmos

you play ping-pong?
Stereolab - Flourescences

Tindersticks

a song you wish you'd written yourself
John Barry - The More Things Change

James Yorkston

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

Clare & The Reasons

you sit in a plane?
Van Dyke Parks - Vine Street

Wooden Shjips

you go to a club?
GZA - Liquid Swords

Osborne

first record you bought
Corniche - Theme from ChiPs

Windsurf

first record you bought
The Best of The Doors

Soul Mekanik

you prepare for an important date?
Change - The Glow Of Love

Bodies Of Water

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ennio Morricone - Dies Irae Psichedelico

Whirlwind Heat

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

Explosions In The Sky

you are in a depressive mood?
Smog - You Moved In

Lucky Luke

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
10cc - I'm Not In Love

Ewan Pearson

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Happy Mondays - Wrote For Luck

Dave Clarke

you ride a bicycle?
Sonic Youth - Rather Ripped

Leo Zero

your guilty pleasure song
Orson - No Tomorrow

Rumer

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

Pastor

you wake up?
Kindness - Cyan

Memory Band

you are in a depressive mood?
Sandy Denny - By The Time It Gets Dark

Swahili Blonde

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

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

I dont really care, it could even be ...

Pacifika

you run naked through a cornfield?
Blind Melon

Cosmo Vitelli

best soundtrack ever
Peggy Lee - Johnny Guitar

Mark E.

you run from the cops?
Pigbag - Pigbag

Marcus Bonfanti

first record you bought
Queen - Queen’s Greatest Hits

Ruede Hagelstein

you destroy a hotel room?
Korn - Blind

Ost & Kjex

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

Terry Lynn

favorite building?

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

Penguin Prison

your boozed up anthem
Ol’ Dirty Bastard - You Don't Wanna Fuck With Me

Apiento

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

Dynamite Deluxe

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Björk; Portishead

Munk

you meet your parents?

Messiaen oder neapoletanische Canzoni.

Ian Hart

best Beatles song
The Beatles - In My Life

Shitdisco

a song that reminds you of school
The Grid - Swamp Thing

Scout Niblett

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

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

Malachai

you sit in a plane?

They always tell me to turn my stereo ...

The Juan MacLean

No. 6
Paperclip People - The Climax

Nocturnes

a record you fell in love to
The Smashing Pumpkins - Hummer

Andy Gill

a record you fell in love to
Muddy Waters - Manish Boy

Whomadewho

you watch girls go by?
Blur - Song 2

Mélissa Laveaux

best concert you ever attended
Tune-Yards and Dirty Projectors

Sam Amidon

you take a bubble bath?
Mary Margaret O'Hara - Miss America

Al Kent

your ultimate heartbreak song
Timi Yuro - It'll Never Be Over For Me

Lisbee Stainton

a song that reminds you of school
The Killers - Mr. Brightside

Ricardo Villalobos

a song that reminds you of school
Spider Murphy Gang - Skandal Im Sperrbezirk

Sumner Brothers

you drive a car late at night?
The Streets - Everything Is Borrowed

My Bee's Garden

first record you bought
Radiohead - Knives Out

Sandi Thom

you go to a club?
Patti Labelle - Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Final Fantasy

you wake up?
Bohren & Der Club Of Gore

Wally Badarou

your party anthem
James Brown - There Was A Time

Leroy Burgess

best soundtrack ever
Donny Hathaway & Quincy Jones - Come Back Charleston Bl...

Luca C & Brigante

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Etnica - Tribute

Rocko Schamoni

favorite club?

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

Unconventional Science

first record you bought
Dilated Peoples - The Platform

Headless Heroes

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

Tom Vek

5 favorite records
Cable - When Animals Attack

Nils Frahm

you go to a club?
Arthur Russell - Arm Around You

Kissey Asplund

you are love sick?
The Roots - Silent Treatment

Jesper Dahlbäck

where was your first flat?

A small space under a record store.

Dan Michaelson

a song that reminds you of school
Dire Straits

Broken Social Scene

a song that inspires you
Joni Mitchell - The Hissing Of Summer Lawns

Little Dragon

5 favorite drinks

Umeshu / Water / Espresso / Roiboos Tea / Weissbier

Baikonour

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

Jacob Golden

your party anthem
Whodini - Freaks Come Out At Night

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite personal belongings

wallet / keys / credit card / piano / glasses

DJ Mehdi

best concert you ever attended
Prince; Public Enemy; The Roots; M; Mary J. Blige

Van She

5 favorite things that make you sexy

My body / Her body / Music / Sex / Having sex

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Issue 6

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

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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

a record you fell in love to
Talk Talk

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Doe Paoro

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

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Valery Gore

you walk in the rain?
Sharon Van Etten - Give Out

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Sarah Jaffe

record you were looking for the longest
Harry Nilsson - The Point

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