The track that reminds you of your childhood?
Chus: “I always remember my father playing disco and soul on Sunday mornings in the living room. He had a nice vinyl collection and maybe the song ‘Jingo’ by Candido was the one that he played the most. Every time I listen to that chorus it puts me in a great mood and takes me back to that beautiful time.”
Ceballos: “We only had one portable stereo at home when I was a child, owned by my two sisters that are 7 and 8 years older than me. It was the '80s, the time of techno pop. They were completely obsessed with the Spanish band ‘Mecano’. Probably one of the most played songs was ‘Hijo De La Luna’ and every time I listen to one of their songs I go back to my childhood and it puts a smile on my face.”
Chus: “It was a 12’’ maxi single vinyl of Art Of Noise's ‘Moments In Love’. I couldn’t stop playing it when I was alone in my room when I was a student; it made me dream and disconnect from the real world.”
The cheesiest record in your collection?
C+C: “The album ‘Make it Big’ by Wham! It’s a bit cheesy but we both have it and like it. We still remember George Michael jumping around in super tight shorts in the first video clip of the band. I'm sure that George is a bit embarrassed by that outfit after the years.”
Chus: “I easily cry at the movies but it's difficult for me to cry with just a song. If I have to pick one, I will choose ‘Sweet Lullaby’ by Deep Forest. I used to close with that song for many years in my DJ sets, and after an intense night it was an emotive track to close with.”
Chus: “I'm a big fan of the English band London Grammar. They launched their album ‘If You Wait’ last year, and I discovered them through the Sasha remix of their track ‘Hey Now’, the album's now in my favorites on my Spotify playlist.”
Ceballos: “I recently discovered a mix compilation by Nick Warren called ‘The Soundgarden’ and it's a great album when I want to chill at home, full of beautiful electronic music landscapes with an epic track called ‘Says’ by Nils Frahm.”
Chus: “The record with the most personal value in my collection is probably 'Tubular Bells' by Mike Oldfield. I discovered it thanks to my father, and it was created the same year I was born, 1971. It's an all-time classic masterpiece.”
Ceballos: “The most influential band of my teenage years was 'Depeche Mode’ and the album ‘101’, a live concert of the band is probably the album that I listened to the most when I was younger. I remember listening to that album and dreaming of playing the keyboards live with my own band in the future.”
Chus: “‘Entre Dos Aguas’ by Paco de Lucia, one of the best flamenco guitar players of all time. This song is pure feeling from start to finish. I booked a flamenco band to play that song when the bride was arriving to the church the day I was married, an unforgettable moment.”
Ceballos: If I had to pick one it would be from Depeche Mode and I would say ‘Enjoy The Silence’ is my favorite song. It came out on a 12-inch single with amazing remixes, and the track is on the album ‘Violator’, which is my favorite studio album from the band, and still sounds edgy and fresh after all these years.”
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