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GusGus

was initially formed as a film and acting collective from Reykjavik but became mostly known for their electronic music and visually enhanced shows. The group recorded seven studio albums and one live album since their foundation in 1995, and has undergone several line-up changes.

Which song do you listen to when...
you go to a club?
Happy Mondays - Hallelujah (Paul Oakenfold Remix)

Siggi

Q-Burns - Anstract Message

Stefan

you drive a car late at night?
AC/DC - Highway To Hell

Siggi

Sonny Rollins

Stefan: Something from Sonny Rollins.

you make love?
PPPönk - Ultra Dance

Siggi

Gus Gus - Polydistortion

Stefan

you sit in a plane?
Gus Gus - Anthem

Siggi: It's on the soundtrack of «Pi».

Tschaikowsky

Stefan: Something from Tschaikowski.

you sit in the subway?

Siggi: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

Stefan: There’s no subway in Reykjavik!

you wake up?
Des'ree - Kissing You

Siggi

Cal Tjader - Afro Blue

Stefan: Some Californian Jazz like Cal Tjader.

Questions answered by: Magnús Guðmundsson and Stephan Stephensen

Crystal Antlers

5 favorite magazines

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

Kon & Amir

you destroy a hotel room?
Led Zeppelin

David Rodigan

No. 5
The Jamaicans - Ba Ba Boom

Tha 4orce

you relax on a beach?
Frank-n-Dank - Sex On The Beach

Angel Deradoorian

a song that reminds your friends of you
Gerry Rafferty - Baker Street

The Bangles

you wake up?
Dusty Springfield - Just A Little Lovin'

Electric 6

you are on a football field?
Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Little Dragon

5 favorite things that make you sexy

love swing / chilli chocolate / hammers / train / tunnel

Gnod

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rolf Harris - Two Little Boys

Rumer

the song to be played at your funeral
Judee Sill - The Kiss

The Hidden Cameras

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

Chikinki

the song to be played at your funeral
Jelly Roll Morton

Pepe Bradock

you play ping-pong?
Defunkt - We All Dance Together

Circlesquare

you fall asleep?
Brian Eno - Spider And I

DJ Nu-Mark

your ultimate heartbreak song
Alicia Keys - If I Ain't Got You

Mechanical Bride

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Björk - Declare Independance

Michael Mayer

the song to be played at your funeral

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

Invisible Conga People

you destroy a hotel room?
J.A. Caesar - Echigo Tsutsuishi Oyashirazu

Hans-Joachim Roedelius

you run naked through a cornfield?

Piekt mir zu sehr.

Yuck

you are love sick?
The Cure - Friday I'm in Love

Final Fantasy

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Laurie Anderson - O Superman

Martin Rev

you are love sick?
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No.2 and No.8

Dan Michaelson

first record you remember
Musical Youth - Pass The Dutchie

Pink Skull

perfect anthem for Philadelphia
«Too Fat Polka»

The Soulsavers

you prepare for an important date?
Pixies - Doolittle

Dinky

5 favorite personal victories

Leaving New York for Berlin in 2003 / Changing ...

Quiet Village

you run naked through a cornfield?
Richard Wagner - Die Walküre

The Shortwave Set

record you were looking for the longest
The Beta Band - Champion Versions EP

Sons And Daughters

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?
Six Organs Of Admittance - Close To The Sky

Wooden Shjips

you go to a club?
GZA - Liquid Swords

Constance Amiot

your boozed up anthem
Bob Dylan - Rainy Day Women

Lopazz

you are on a football field?

Der Ball ist rund. Das Spiel dauert 90 ...

Terry Lynn

favorite restaurant?

Jamrock Cafe, 69 Knutsford Boulevard.

Magic Mike

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Crystal Method - Busy Child

Mirror Mirror

you destroy a hotel room?
Leonard Cohen - Paper Thin Hotel

Malachai

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

Sven Väth

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Yesterday

Simple Kid

you sit in the subway?
Petula Clark - Don't Sleep In The Subway

Erobique

you make love?

Nix. Ich habs auch schon erfolglos mit Marvin ...

Prince Language

your boozed up anthem
First Choice - Let No Man Put Asunder (Ron Hardy Edit)

Mugwump

you relax on a beach?
Talk Talk - The Colour Of Spring

Omar

first record you bought
The Police - Reggatta de Blanc

Morpheus

you sit in the subway?
The Hollies - Bus Stop

Beverley Knight

you play ping-pong?
The Chemical Brothers - Hey Boy Hey Girl

Dillon

you come home from the club?

Keine Musik. Oder dann gleich wieder zurück ...

Chrome Hoof

best concert you ever attended
Raw Poo

AM

No. 6
Vince Guaralidi Trio - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Luke Haines

5 favorite drinks

Tea / Whisky / Whiskie / Wine / Strychnine

Kaos

best video clip you ever saw
The Doors - Riders On The Storm

Glass Candy

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You

Skull Defekts

take these three games along:

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

Bit-tuner

take these three CDs/records with you:
Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion I&II

James Pants

your party anthem
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Shawn Lee

first record you remember

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

Paul Frick

you are love sick?
Gonjasufi - She's Gone

Bodies Of Water

a song that reminds you of school
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem Mass / Dies Irae

Eagles Of Death Metal

you make love?
James Brown - The Payback (LP)

Minus 8

you wash the windows of a skyscraper?

Mach ich selten.

Michael Reinboth

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
David Sylvian - Gone To Earth

Miss Platnum

you walk the cat walk?
Amerie - 1 Thing

Doe Paoro

the song to be played at your funeral
«St James Infirmary»

Stefan Goldmann

you go to a club?
Paperclip People - Clear And Present

Jay Jay Johanson

you wake up?
Brian Eno - The Plateaux Of Mirror

DJ Hell

you ride a bicycle?
Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

No Age

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Black Flag - Damaged

Cosmo

5 favorite things about London

How Londoners say «Awight Luv» all the time ...

Glimpse

you go to a club?
The Modernist - Prozac Europe

Candi Staton

first record you bought
Sam Cooke - Bring It On Home To Me

White Hinterland

your ultimate heartbreak song
Gram Parsons - Hot Burrito #1

Heavy

you are love sick?
Wayne Shorter - Dindi

Cazals

your boozed up anthem
The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection

Simone White

your party anthem
Amy Winehouse - You Know I'm No Good

Living Things

you play a game of chess?
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze

Future Beat Alliance

a song that reminds you of school
Hijack

Yellowman

perfect anthem for Kingston
Bob Marley - War

Sophie Madeleine

5 favorite magazines

Craft / Empire / Make / Mojo / Future Music. Mainly because ...

Oneida

you fall asleep?

I hate having music on when I’m ...

Brennan Green

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?

If I’m in a hotel, I’m ...

The Revenge

record you were looking for the longest
Unfinished Business - Out Of My Hands (Love's Taken Ove...

Cosmin TRG

you wake up?
House Of Pain - Top O' The Morning To Ya

Lhasa

the song to be played at your funeral

That’s none of my business.

Alaska In Winter

5 favorite personal victories

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

Xiu Xiu

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

crime / prostition / drugs

Architecture In Helsinki

a song that reminds you of school
Billy Joel - Matter Of Trust

David Morales

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

Unconventional Science

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

Joakim

you run from the cops?
N.W.A. - Appetite 4 Destruction

Hannah Cohen

best concert you ever attended
-

Cosmo Vitelli

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Laurie Anderson - O Superman

Barn Owl

your liberation anthem
Neil Young - Powder Finger

We Are Wolves

take these three CDs/records with you:
The Cure - Three Imaginary Boys

Leon Ware

first record you remember
Nat King Cole - Too Young

Coldplay

a song you wish you'd written yourself
The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York

When Saints Go Machine

you are in the sauna?
Sade - Love Deluxe

Birdy Nam Nam

you sit in the subway?

My last live DJ set.

Fiona Daniel

you meet your parents?
Antonio Vivaldi - Vier Jahreszeiten

Kris Menace

you wash your hair?

I don’t really listen to music in ...

Sandi Thom

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

Datarock

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
JR Ewing

Nicky Siano

you want to disturb your neighbours?

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

Aaron Wright

record you were looking for the longest
Ron Sexsmith

Dennis Bovell

5 favorite personal belongings

slippers / telephone / guitar / car / iPod

Duke Special

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Divine Comedy - National Express

Spinto Band

your ultimate heartbreak song
Skip James - Devil Got My Woman

Tom Vek

you wake up?
Q And Not U - Wonderful People

Erik Truffaz

you go to a club?
Amy Winehouse

Smudo

you go to a club?

Rare Grooves.

Gemma Ray

5 favorite books

Niall Griffiths: «Sheepshagger» / Michael Faber: «Under The Skin ...

Mediengruppe Telekommander

you prepare for an important date?
Beck - Milk And Honey

Anni Rossi

5 favorite places in LA

Jurassic Museum of Technology / Malibu Beach / St. Vincent ...

Anja Schneider

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

Lucky Luke

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

Beppe Loda

you sit in the subway?

Where I live there isn’t a subway.

Gilles Peterson

you make love?
Roy Ayers - You Send Me

Frank Black

take these three games along:

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

Ian Hart

first record you bought
Elvis Costello - Armed Forces

Metronomy

record you were looking for the longest
Bootsy Collins & The Rubber Band - I’d Rather Be With Y...

Mr Scruff

you meet your parents?
McKoy - Family

Alexandra Hope

you sit in the subway?
Moondog - This Student Of Life

Ashley Beedle

you drive a car late at night?
The Dells - Walk On By

José James

you walk in the rain?
Nina Simone - Brown Baby

Matthew Herbert

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian / Dazed and Confused / Desert Island Monthly

Whirlwind Heat

the song to be played at your funeral
The Carpenters - Leave Yesterday Behind

Pilooski

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Beach Boys - Til I Die

Treefight For Sunlight

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Lou Reed - Perfect Day

Nils Frahm

you ride a bicycle?
David Darling - Dark Wood

Valery Gore

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

Kasper Bjorke

perfect anthem for Copenhagen
The Sods - Copenhagen

Still Going

best soundtrack ever
Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense

Irvine Welsh

your ultimate heartbreak song
ABBA - S.O.S.

Seelenluft

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

Nedry

first record you remember
Michael Jackson - Bad

Penguin Prison

best video clip you ever saw
Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like A Lady

Pure Reason Revolution

5 favorite things to be afraid of

spiders / heights / flying / hospitals / dentists

Round Table Knights

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

Empire Of The Sun

you prepare for an important date?
Coconut Records - West Coast

Boom Bip

you stay in bed?
Art Blakey - The Summit

Ada

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Karten / Monopoly

Midlake

best concert you ever attended
Michael Jackson

Leroy Burgess

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

N.A.S.A.

you cook?
Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf

The Invisible

5 favorite things about London

the people / the music / Battersea Power Station / The ...

Higamos Hogamos

you wash your hair?
Mr. Fingers - Washing Machine

Chris Coco

you cook?
Astrud Gilberto - So Nice (Summer Samba)

Julia Franck

get these three pets:

Soll das heissen, ich lebe dort in einem ...

Jimi Tenor

5 favorite personal victories

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

Tridact

you take a bubble bath?
Pharoah Sanders - Colors

Jesper Dahlbäck

which person from the city you like the most?

My wife!

Bloc Party

you go to a club?
Mudhoney - Suck You Dry

Memory Band

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

Fujiya & Miyagi

the song to be played at your funeral
Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over

Al McKay

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

Erol Alkan

you drive a car late at night?
The Smiths - Meat Is Murder

Polly Scattergood

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

people / stories / life

Ed Harcourt

you sit in the subway?
Ben Folds Five - Underground

DJ Kent

you destroy a hotel room?
Slayer

Headless Heroes

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jason Falkner - Author Unknown

Bosque Brown

best Bob Dylan song
Bob Dylan - Boots Of Spanish Leather

Lucky Soul

you sit in the subway?
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On

Lanoiraude

5 favorite records
Prince - Sign O’ The Times

Chris Carrier

you make love?
Curtis Mayfield - Superfly

Kissogram

you are love sick?
Hank Williams - Alone And Forsaken

Jesse Lenat

you run naked through a cornfield?
Jesse Lenat - Luna

Gary Numan

your ultimate heartbreak song
Chris Isaak - Wicked Game

Chateau Flight

your liberation anthem
Public Enemy - Fight The Power

Anna Kashfi

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed

J: «Hallelujah», as sung by anyone at an ...

Joan As Police Woman

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Billie Holiday - The Very Thought Of You

Kathy Zimmer

best concert you ever attended
The Police

Ratatat

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Happiness Is A Warm Gun

Oyvind Morken

your party anthem
Sharon Bailey - Cosmic Dust

Coyote

you cook?
Cafe Del Mar, Vol. 3

Like A Stuntman

you feel lonely?
Station17 - Ich Kann Dich Immer Verstehen

Cornelius

you make love?
Sigue Sigue Sputnik - Love Missile F1-11

Kurt Maloo

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
The Rolling Stones - 2000 Light Years From Home

Rocko Schamoni

favorite street?

Schulterblatt

Bing Ji Ling

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Blackout Crew - Put A Donk On It

Telephones

you come home from the club?
White - 47 Rockets (For Wan Hu)

Little Jackie

you sit in the subway?
Billy Joel - The Stranger

Bill Adler

the song to be played at your funeral
Groucho Marx - Hello, I Must Be Going

John Foxx

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

The Earlies

learn these three songs by heart:
Gillian Welch - I Dream A Highway

Lovefingers

you sit in a plane?
Love Unlimited Orchestra - Welcome Aboard

Chris & Cosey

first record you remember
Perry Como - Catch A Fallen Star

DJ Cherrystones

you feel bitchy?
Shellac - Prayer To God

Yoav

best soundtrack ever
«Romeo and Juliet»

Baikonour

perfect anthem for Brighton
The Who - The Kids Are Alright

Sarah Jaffe

first record you remember
Radiohead - The Bends

Newton Faulkner

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Camille - Pour que l'amour me quitte

Social Disco Club

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

Faust

you make love?

Ich bin 1949 geboren, tschuldige.

Kathryn Williams

you wake up?
Nina Simone - Feeling Good

Karolina Stenstöm

what should one eat when in the city?

Falafel

VV Brown

you have to spend a night in a spooky hotel?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Hannah Scott

a record you fell in love to
Elisa - Lotus

Ruede Hagelstein

you make love?
Theophilus London - Hey Wonderful

Belle & Sebastian

a song that reminds your friends of you
Hot Butter - Popcorn

Good Shoes

you are on the tour bus?
The Knife - Heartbeats

Bonnie «Prince» Billy

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
John Cougar Mellencamp - Thundering Hearts

!!!

you sit in a plane?
David Bowie - Heroes

Trentemoller

you go to a club?
Trentemoller

Jakob der Lügner

a song that reminds you of school
Yazz - The Only Way Is Up

Annie

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Green Velvet - Flash

Art Brut

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

Mystery Jets

you play a game of chess?
Yann Tiersen

Richard Norris

5 favorite remixes
Primal Scream - Uptown (Weatherall Remix)

Dynamite Deluxe

a song that reminds you of school
Michael Jackson - Thriller

Theo Parrish

your boozed up anthem
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Brooklyn Zoo

Our Broken Garden

you walk in the rain?
Lise Westzynthius - Cross My Heart

Headman

a song you wish you'd written yourself
New Order - Temptation

Bill Brewster

you work in the garden?
Andreas Vollenweider - Behind The Gardens / Behind The ...

Georg Levin

your ultimate heartbreak song
Bill Evans - What Are You Doing For The Rest Of Your Li...

Ilija Rudman

your ultimate heartbreak song
Willie Colon - Set Fire To Me

Wally Badarou

the song to be played at your funeral

I'll let it up to my survivors ...

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

a record you fell in love to
Ennio Morricone - Once Upon A Time In The West

Lexx

you fall asleep?
Cornell Campbell - King In My Empire

Ray Mang

you feel like 1982?
Dinosaur L - Go Bang

Bettye Lavette

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

Tanya Stephens

you want to get inspired?
John Lennon - Imagine

Swahili Blonde

you drive a car late at night?
Joy Division - A Means To An End

Rod Thomas

first record you remember
The Beatles

Gwyneth Herbert

you go to a club?
Gloria Jones - Tainted Love

Al Kent

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

The Golden Filter

you run from the cops?
Cheap Trick - Dream Police

Jackpot

you camp in the desert?
Secret Circuits - Navajo Mamma

Kalabrese

your ultimate heartbreak song
Al Green - Let's Stay Together

Kool Keith

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Whodini - Freaks Come Out At Night

In Flagranti

you relax on a beach?

Whatever local music is happening.

Senor Coconut

you drive a car late at night?
A Guy Called Gerald - Voodoo Ray

Bomb The Bass

the song to be played at your funeral

Still working on that one!

Tal Weiss

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

Fan Death

best concert you ever attended
Late Of The Pier

Casual

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

2raumwohnung

start to learn these three things:

Spanisch / Surfen / Tauchen

Mark E.

you come home from the club?

Some Grime that the taxi driver’s playing.

Jazzanova

you are in a depressive mood?
Krzysztof Penderecki

DJ Mehdi

you make love?
Ella Fitzgerald

Zwicker

you sit in a plane?
Seelenluft - Manila

The Jackets

your boozed up anthem
Lyres - Help You Ann

Nicole Willis

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Kool & The Gang - Summer Madness

Parlour

first record you remember
Ralph Lundsten - Svit Elektroniskt Dragspel

King Britt

you fall asleep?

An indian drone.

Sumner Brothers

you go to a club?
Lily Allen

Tindersticks

best concert you ever attended

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

CALLmeKAT

best movie that takes place in the city?

«Reconstruction» and «Allegro». Both by Christoffer Boe. I ...

Soul Clap

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

Jimi Jamison

your party anthem
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Kelli Ali

you sit in a plane?
Sufjan Stevens - Come On! Feel The Illinoise!

Bush Tetras

record you were looking for the longest
The Stranglers - Golden Brown

Dominique Leone

perfect anthem for San Francisco
The Turtles - Gas Money

Dave Clarke

you sit in a plane?
The Damned - Machine Gun Etiquette

Peter, Bjorn & John

you meet your parents?
The Shadows - Man Of Mystery

Everything Everything

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - The Telephone Call

Mooner

No. 3
Vangelis - See You Later

Tony Carrasco

5 favorite instruments

Roland 808 Drum Machine, the drum machine I ...

Bebel Gilberto

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
João Donato - Quem é Quem

Lloyd Cole

perfect anthem for London
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset

James Murphy

you fall asleep?
Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works Vol II

Alexander Robotnick

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

Osborne

you run naked through a cornfield?
Metallica; Led Zeppelin

Blow Monkeys

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

Pearly Gates

best soundtrack ever
Saturday Night Fever

Boozoo Bajou

your boozed up anthem
John Lee Hooker - One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

Thieves Like Us

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart

Alela Diane

perfect anthem for Nevada?
Casual Fog - Bitchin' Majestic

Steve Mason

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

Rainer Trüby

you camp in the desert?
Pharoah Sanders - Upper Egypt & Lower Egypt

Fabrizio Mammarella

best Kraftwerk song
Kraftwerk - Ruckzuck

Million Stylez

favorite place to shag?

In my bedroom with my empress.

Black Devil Disco Club

you need to get work done?
Count Basie - One O'Clock Jump

Stratus

you are at the hairdresser?
Ronnie Self - Ain't I'm A Dog

A Touch Of Class

you play lego?
The White Stripes - Fell In Love With A Girl

Marius Circus

you come home from the club?

Are you crazy? Old man here. If I ...

Ian Pooley

you jump out of a plane with a parachute?
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive

Dani Siciliano

first record you bought
The Go-Go's - Beauty & The Beat

John Daly

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

restaurants / tobacco shops / summer in the city

Division Of Laura Lee

you shop for shoes?
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By

Charles Webster

the song to be played at your funeral
Urban Culture - The Wonders Of Wishing

Editors

you run from the cops?
The Police - Message In A Bottle

Tim Sweeney

you prepare for an important date?
Marvin Gaye - T Plays It Cool

These New Puritans

you sit by the river?
Benjamin Britten

Comanechi

you make love?
Big Black - Songs About Fucking

Barbara Carlotti

you prepare for an important date?
Of Montreal - Gronlandic Edit

Ricardo Villalobos

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

Robin Saville

you stay in bed?
William Basinski - The Garden Of Brokenness

Nocturnes

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Chad VanGaalen - Rabid Bits Of Time

Gravenhurst

you destroy a hotel room?

I don’t destroy hotel rooms. 

Jesh

No. 4
The Beatles - White Album

Olafur Arnalds

your ultimate heartbreak song
Death Cab for Cutie - Stable Song

Shine 2009

you are at the hairdresser?
Marlena Shaw - California Soul

The Battle Of Land And Sea

a song that reminds your friends of you
Devendra Banhart - Will Is My Friend

Justice

5 favorite records
The League Unlimited Orchestra - Love And Dancing

Sam Amidon

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Värttinä - Aitara

Bjorn Torske

5 favorite records
KLF - Chill Out

Anne Clark

you walk in the rain?
Robert Rich

Trans Am

you sit in a plane?
R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly

James Yorkston

first record you remember
Carl Perkins - Matchbox

My Morning Jacket

you wake up?
The Rascals - It's A Beautiful Morning

Hot Chip

you make love?
Al Green

Dark Captain Light Captain

5 favorite cities

Oslo / Montreal / Stockholm / Paris / Brighton

Jimmy Edgar

perfect anthem for Detroit
Model 500 - Night Drive (Thru-Babylon)

Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Big Star - Holocaust

Howling Bells

your party anthem
Justice - D.A.N.C.E.

Suzanne Vega

a song that reminds you of school
Isaac Hayes - Shaft

Ame

you wake up?
Joni Mitchell - Both Sides Now

Natalie Tusia Beridze

favorite park?

Considering that there are practically no parks, I ...

Yoyoyo Acapulco

you drive a car late at night?
Pavement - Range Life

Todd Terje

perfect song to end a party with
Sister Sledge - Thinking Of You

Azari & III

you wake up?
Cat Stevens - Peace Train

Jean-Michel Jarre

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

Ben Watt

you feel like 1982?
Pauline Murray & The Invisible Girls

Ost & Kjex

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

Loane

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Passion Pit - Chunk Of Change

Alan Oldham

No. 6
Anything by Paul Pope

A Guy Called Gerald

perfect anthem for Manchester
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive

Lindstrom

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Renegade Soundwave

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

Nick Chacona

perfect anthem for New York
Chaka Khan - I Know You, I Live You

Manuel Tur

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

Molly Wagger

5 favorite records
The Beta Band - 3 EPs

Lone Wolf

a song that reminds your friends of you
Ivor Cutler - Jam

Hugh Herrera

5 favorite bands you know personally

Nudist Priest / Third Grade Teacher / Morcheeba / Map of ...

Horse Meat Disco

subscribe to these three newspapers / magazines:

The Guardian / Butt magazine / iD... Politics, porn and ...

GusGus

you sit in a plane?
Tschaikowsky

Bob Power

you rob a bank?
Michael Jackson - Don't Stop Till You Get Enough

Chuck D

you ride a bicycle?

Break Beats

Holy Ghost!

you wake up?
Sister Sledge - Thinking Of You

The Dirtbombs

5 favorite bands you know personally

Viva L’American Death Ray Music / The Greenhornes ...

Woodpigeon

5 favorite records
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water

Whitehouse

first record you remember
Burt Bacharach - The Look Of Love

Chelonis R. Jones

a record you fell in love to
Machine - There But For The Grace Of God

Captain Sensible

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

trains / pubs / bicycle lanes

Lail Arad

you go fishing?
Taj Mahal - Fishin' Blues

Andy Gill

a record you fell in love to
I-Roy - The First Cut Is The Deepest

Soft Rocks

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
The Chosen Brothers - Mango Walk (Rhythm & Sound Remix)

Cajun Dance Party

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - Another Day Full Of Dread

C. Gibbs

a song that reminds you of school
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)

Gossip

you work in the garden?
The Carter Family - No Depression In Heaven

David Pajo

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

Radio 4

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

Cage The Elephant

5 favorite records
Beck - Odelay

Mugison

5 favorite personal belongings

My laptop computer / headphones / my wallet that is ...

Max Essa

you sit in the subway?
Giorgio Moroder - Evolution

Papst & Abstinenzler

you are love sick?
Tom Waits - Hold On

Toby Tobias

the song to be played at your funeral
Prefab Sprout - Cars & Girls

Chaz Jankel

5 favorite drinks

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

Mark Archer

the perfect anthem for Stafford
Altern 8 - Activ 8

Defend Moscow

best concert you ever attended
Sigur Rós

The Chap

5 favorite records
The Congos - Heart Of The Congos

The Juan MacLean

No. 4
D.A.F. - Tanz Den Mussolini

Raul Midon

5 favorite personal belongings

my little bag which contains my other personal ...

Marissa Nadler

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Band - Music From Big Pink

Matthew Dear

best Beatles song
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows

Linda Lewis

the song to be played at your funeral
Judy Garland - Over the Rainbow

Sharon van Etten

perfect anthem for New York
Queen - We Are The Champions

Andreya Triana

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

Alter Ego

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

Fol Chen

you meet your parents?
The Shaggs - Who Are Parents?

Young Knives

first record you bought
Aerosmith - Love In An Elevator

The Project Club

you destroy a hotel room?
Ludwig van Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Emma Tricca

you run naked through a cornfield?

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

Alex Smoke

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

Race Horses

perfect anthem for Cardiff
Gorky's Zygotic Mynci - Iechyd Da

Hatcham Social

a song that reminds you of school
Nirvana - Come As You Are

Justus Köhncke

first record you remember
The Velvet Underground

Zohra

you sit in a plane?
Kraftwerk - Computer World

Shakespeares Sister

your ultimate heartbreak song
Rose Royce - Love Don’t Live Here Anymore

Munk

you drive a car late at night?

Al Jaazyra.

Lotte Kestner

a song that reminds your friends of you
Radiohead - Videotape

Cortney Tidwell

5 favorite personal belongings

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

Magic Arm

you make love?
Radiohead - Everything In It's Right Place

Daniel Wang

a song that reminds you of school
Duran Duran - Rio

Wolf People

first record you bought
Nirvana - Lithium

Beautiful Swimmers

you come home from the club?

A: You gotta keep it chill. Often absolutely ...

Horace Andy

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

Mungolian Jetset

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
The Orb - Adventures Beyond The Ultraworld

Love Inks

first record you bought
Paula Abdul - Forever Your Girl

Van She

5 favorite cities

Sydney / Paris / New York / Brussels / San Francisco

Kevin Saunderson

favorite club?

«Music Institute». It’s not around anymore but ...

Apiento

you jog?
Public Enemy - Can't Do Nuttin' For You Man

Meret Becker

your ultimate heartbreak song
Soul Coughing - Janine

Glen Johnson

best soundtrack ever
Alberto Iglesias - Talk To Her

Devendra Banhart

you make love?
Ethiopiques #7

The Miserable Rich

you destroy a hotel room?
Beethoven - 5th Symphony

Johnossi

best day of the week in the city?

O: Tuesday! Because you need monday to recover ...

Fanfarlo

your party anthem
Parliament - Give Up The Funk (Tear The Roof Off The Su...

The Emperor Machine

you make love?
Gary Numan - Music For Chameleons

Morton Valence

you go to a club?
The Flintstones Theme Song

Slove

you float on an air mattress in the pool?
Michel Houellebecq - Plein été

Kid Loco

you go to a club?
Primal Scream - Loaded

Pastor

you meet your parents?
Bugge Wesseltoft - It's Snowing One My Piano

Sibrydion

No. 8
Texas Radio Band - Baccta’ Crackin’

The Morning Benders

best David Bowie song
David Bowie - Warszawa

Fingerpicked

No. 17
Stratus - Footprints (Fragments, 2011)

Marcus Bonfanti

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

Sebastien Tellier

first record you bought
François de Roubaix

DJ Vadim

you prepare for an important date?
Skull Snaps - It's A New Day

Marit Bergman

favorite band hailing from the city?
Mapei

Howlin' Rain

you sit in a plane?
Glen Campbell - Reunion

Minotaur Shock

you wake up?
Terry Callier - Ordinary Joe

Bobbito Garcia

you prepare for an important date?
Donnie - Do You Know

Au Revoir Simone

you stay in bed?
Chicago - Hard To Say I’m Sorry

The Diaphanoids

you prepare for an important date?
T. Rex

Adonis

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

The Rayographs

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Delia Derbyshire - Dr. Who Theme

Morgan Geist

you jog?

Anything in mixes by I-F.

The Loose Salute

the song to be played at your funeral
Wilco - On And On And On

Yacht

No. 1
Wilson Phillips - Hold On

Droog

you cook?
Joan Sebastian - Huevos Rancheros

Kid Koala

you sit by the river?
Louis Armstrong - Moon River

Bill Callahan

your boozed up anthem
David Allan Coe - Pussy Whipped Again

El-P

you sit in a plane?
Pixies - Where Is My Mind?

Wordsworth

your sunday morning song
Jay-Z - What More Can I Say

Dollskabeat

you try to stay up for more than 24 hours?
Can - Moonshake

Alva Noto

you work in the garden?
Asa-Chang & Junray - Tsuginepu To Ittemita

Junior Boys

your party anthem
Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride

Phil Mison

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

Karl Bartos

perfect anthem for Düsseldorf
Kraftwerk - Das Model

ESG

you want to disturb your neighbours?
Blak Jak - Ball Out ($500)

Scout Niblett

your ultimate heartbreak song
Pixies - Hey

James Holden

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Mathew Jonson - Marionette

Franz Nicolay

a song that reminds your friends of you
Jimmy Durante - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo

Lydia Lunch

you drive a car late at night?
Morphine

Richard Hawley

5 favorite things that make you sexy

Beer and ciggies. That’s all.

Thievery Corporation

you make love?

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

Drugstore

you camp in the desert?

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

Melanie C

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

Syd Matters

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

Sondre Lerche

you play a game of chess?
Marcos Valle

Interpol

you run naked through a cornfield?
Mogwai - Christmas Steps

Pyrolator

5 favorite instruments

Lightning II (Buchla) / Manta (Synder) / Zebra (u-he) / Thunder ...

Kinski

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Guided By Voices - Universal Truths And Cycles (LP)

Phenomenal Handclap Band

your ultimate heartbreak song
The Nazz - Hello It's Me

Wooden Birds

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Elliott Smith - The Biggest Lie

Colder

No. 8
Nick Drake - Riverman

Peanut Butter Wolf

you are love sick?
Too Short

Tiago

you go to a soundsystem?
Justin Vandervolgen - It Takes One To Make One

Kinky

5 favorite magazines

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

First Aid Kit

you go to a club?
Rick James - Super Freak

Sóley

the perfect anthem for Edmonton
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat

Prefuse 73

your liberation anthem
Pharoah Sanders - Tauhid (LP)

Rebelski

you cook?
Steve Reich - Electric Counterpoint

Manuel Goettsching

5 favorite clothes

mein Smoking und meine Schlafanzüge.

The Phantom Band

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Jamiroquai - Space Cowboy

Dego

you wake up?
Underground Resistance - The Final Frontier

Stephan Remmler

record you were looking for the longest
Mickey & Sylvia - Love Is Strange

Karl Culley

a song that reminds your friends of you
Karl Culley - I’m Not Proud Of Myself

Wall-E

you want to disturb your neighbours?

I don’t have any neighbors!

Mark Richardson

you ride a bicycle?
Led Zeppelin - Black Dog

Marc Romboy

you camp in the desert?
The Cure - Hot Hot Hot

Chromatics

first record you remember
The Monkees - Greatest Hits

KT Tunstall

you destroy a hotel room?
The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again

Holger Czukay

you make love?

Gott oh Gott, mich dann auch noch mit ...

The Bees

you sit in a plane?
Erykah Badu - The Healer

Tiga

you prepare for an important date?
Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Kissey Asplund

you walk in the rain?
Liquid Spirits - Outro

Justine D

you stay in bed?
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

Defari

a song that evokes the greatest summer of your life
Defari - Lowlands Anthem

Peter Broderick

first record you remember
Nirvana - Nevermind

Tim Mälzer

take these three games along:

Backgammon / Schach / Karten

Woolfy

your sunday morning song
Woolfy - A Pint A Day

Afrika Bambaataa

the song to be played at your funeral
Diana Ross - Theme Form Mahogany (Do You Know Where You...

A Fine Frenzy

5 favorite magazines

Dwell / Domino / Nylon / Vogue / Rolling Stone

Odawas

your boozed up anthem
R. Stevie Moore - Get The Job Done

Grizzly Bear

you ride a bicycle?
Panda Bear - Carrots

Trevor Jackson

you drive a car late at night?
Kraftwerk - Computerwold

Apache Beat

a song that reminds your friends of you
Norman Fox & The Rob Roys - Pizza Pie

Clare & The Reasons

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

Large Professor

5 favorite breaks
The Fatback Band - Let The Drums Speak

The Fray

which song fits the city the best?
The Mexican Hat Dance

Caribou

best soundtrack ever
Popol Vuh - Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner

M.A.N.D.Y.

you sit in the subway?
Ms. Dynamite - Natural High

Windsurf

first record you bought
The Best of The Doors

Dennis Kane

you walk through a dark forest?
Buzzcocks

Pacifika

5 favorite personal belongings

RC30 / bicycle / skateboard / surfboard / tintin collection

Peter Kruder

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

Sandro Perri

you take a bubble bath?
Perrey & Kingsley - Popcorn

Morningwood

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Etta James - Only Time Will Tell

Ingrid Olava

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

The same best job as anywhere else in ...

New Young Pony Club

you ride a bicycle?

Don’t do bikes after horrific bike meets ...

Tahiti 80

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

US3

best Beatles song
The Beatles - The Long And Winding Road

Moonboots

No. 3
Echo & The Bunnymen - Ocean Rain

Monday Michiru

your party anthem
Monday Michiru - Your Eyes

Studio

a song that reminds you of school
The Doors - Strange Days

Whomadewho

you feel like 1988?
Phuture

Bronnt Industries Kapital

you relax on a beach?
Ennio Morricone - The Thing

My Bee's Garden

perfect anthem for Paris
Sebastien Tellier - Roche

Camille

you go to a club?

I like it tight and groovy. Maybe some ...

David Holmes

you wake up?
Stereolab

DJ Nature

perfect anthem for Bristol
The Pop Group - She Is Beyond Good And Evil

Architeq

you go to a club?
Chaz Jankel - 3'000'000 Synths

The Priscillas

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

Lo Fat Orchestra

a song that reminds you of school
Die Ärzte - Nach Uns Die Sintflut

Plum

which person from the city you like the most?

Gav

The Late Greats

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Talking Heads - Burning Down The House

Modeselektor

5 favorite ways to leave your lover

Strassenbahn / Bus / Flugzeug (Lufthansa) / Taxi / Fahrrad

Ora Cogan

you drive a car late at night?
Eyvind Kang - Sweetness Of Candy

Luca C & Brigante

you play a game of chess?
The Normal - Warm Leatherette

Vetiver

a song that reminds your friends of you
Kathy Heideman - Sleep A Million Years

A Mountain Of One

your ultimate heartbreak song
Colin Blunstone - Say You Don't Mind

Port O'Brien

you make breakfast?
Cass McCombs - You Saved My Life

Turzi

your ultimate heartbreak song

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

Shitdisco

you stay in bed?
Bonnie «Prince» Billy - Hard Life

Air

first record you remember
A Robin Hood storytelling record

Matmos

get these three pets:

a Rat / a Peregrine Falcon / an Ocelot

Chromeo

your party anthem
Parliament - Flashlight

Daddy-O

a song you wish you'd written yourself
Stevie Wonder - As

Telepopmusik

first record you bought
King Crimson - Red

Ronny & Renzo

you are angry?
The Klinik - Face To Face

J Rawls

5 favorite human inventions

computer / phonograph / video / television / celly

DJ Touché

No. 10

«Beyond The Darkness» (Joe D'Amato, 1979). Not ...

Dollboy

the song to be played at your funeral
Ennio Morricone - A Fistful Of Dollars

Heidi

you make love?

I like it to be quiet... hehehehehehe.

Black Angels

your liberation anthem
The Doors - The End

Hacienda

best concert you ever attended
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Tracey Thorn

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

Max Romeo

you wash your hair?

It’s hardly ever that I wash my ...

Soul Mekanik

you jog?
Roy Ayers - Running Away

Wolfmother

you wake up?
The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again

Luke Solomon

you wake up?
Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah

Neon Heights

you sit in a plane?
Mahlathini & The Mahotella Queens - Kazet

Mélissa Laveaux

a record you fell in love to
Mike Doughty - Skittish/Rockity Roll

Explosions In The Sky

you are love sick?
Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

Zambri

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Starflyer 59 - Blue Collar Love

Jacques Renault

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

Heidi Happy

you make breakfast?
Johann Sebastian Bach

Lisbee Stainton

a record you fell in love to
Oasis - Champagne Supernova

Charlotte Hatherley

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

Mavis Staples

first record you remember
Buddy & Ella Johnson - Since I Fell For You

Gary Lucas

a record you fell in love to
Richard & Linda Thompson - Wall Of Death

Mario Basanov & Vidis

you make love?
Minnie Riperton - Inside My Love

The Ones

the song to be played at your funeral
Sylvester - How Great Thou Art

Dwele

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

Motor City Drum Ensemble

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Ron Cornelius - Left Handed Lover

Kool & The Gang

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

Broken Social Scene

invite these three persons for a weekend:

My girlfriend and two other people who would ...

Leo Zero

first record you remember
Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth

Bottin


My least favourite (1-5) / favourite airports (6-10)

Mouse On Mars

a record you fell in love to
Mortician - Devoured Alive

Howe Gelb

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Rainer / Pappy / Thelonious Monk

Cypress Hill

a song guaranteed to make you feel depressed
Nine Inch Nails

Ilya Santana

you cook?
Miami Sound Machine - Dr. Beat

Efterklang

a song you would use as a ring-tone

Nokia tune by Nokia band.

The Good Natured

take these three books along:

A book about horoscopes, I am into that ...

Ewan Pearson

a song that reminds your friends of you
Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

Saint Etienne

a record you fell in love to
The Isley Brothers - My Love Is Your Love (Forever)

George Duke

the song to be played at your funeral
Milton Nascimento - Bridges

Funkmasters

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

White Denim

you need to get work done?
Charles Mingus - The Shoes Of The Fisherman's Wife Are ...

Brian Jackson

first record you remember
Clifford Brown with Strings - Yesterdays

John Klemmer

the song to be played at your funeral

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

Terence Bernardo

perfect song to end a party with
The Rolling Stones - Let It Loose

Caron Wheeler

the song to be played at your funeral
Chaka Khan & Bruce Hornsby - Love Me Still

We Are Scientists

5 favorite records
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever To Tell

Psychic Ills

you go to a club?
Iggy Pop - Nightclubbing

Rich Medina

you dig for old records?
Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - The Show

Panico

invite these three persons for a weekend:

Budgie (Siouxie’s drummer) / Genesis P. Orridge / Me ...

Seether

you are love sick?
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Into My Arms

Travis

you are love sick?
Teenage Fanclub - Your Love Is The Place I Come From

Padded Cell

you jog?

New house mixes are good for jogging to ...

Micah P. Hinson

first record you bought
Depeche Mode - Violator

Trusme

first record you remember
Bad Manners - My Girl Lollipop

Moving Units

you destroy a hotel room?

A hotel room is a temporary sanctuary. I ...

Audie Darling


Nashville

Emmy The Great

perfect anthem for Hong Kong
Weezer - Across The Sea

Riccio

perfect anthem for Bologna
Candi Staton - When You Wake Up Tomorrow

Brasstronaut

you prepare a candle light dinner?
Ahmad Jamal - I Wish I Knew

Vashti Bunyan

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

Max Tundra

first record you bought
The Art Of Noise - Who's Afraid Of The Art Of Noise?

Jill Jones

you take a bubble bath?
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Little Buddha
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Finger Magazine

Issue 6

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

News

Chromatics: Kill For Love

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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best concert you ever attended
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Doe Paoro

perfect anthem for New York
Morales Ramos – Que Bonito Bandera

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Valery Gore

you come home from the club?
jj - Let Them

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Sarah Jaffe

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

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