Buzz l'Ekler of Ekler'o'shock

best albums
- Jackson - Smash (Warp)
- Léonard de Léonard - 2 (Leonizer records)
- Roll Deep - In At the deep end (EMI)
- M.I.A - Arular (XL)
- Modeselektor - Hello Mom
- Vitalic - OK Cowboy (PIAS)
- Gorillaz - Demon Days (EMI)
- The National - Alligator (Beggars)
- Missy Elliott - The Cookbook (Warner)
- Cocorosie - Noah's ark (Touch & Go)

albums I listened to
- Wu Tang meets the indie world
- Lethal Bizzle - Against all oddz
- Roll Deep - In At the deep end (EMI)
- Puppetmastaz - Shock radio (PIAS)
- Missy Elliott - The Cookbook (Warner)
- Stacs of Stamina - Tivoli (Werk)
- Katerine - Robots après tout (EMI)
- Dj Goon & DJ Koyote - Diamonds Grills (Mixtape)
- Roots Manuva - Awfully deep (Big Dada)
- Mr Oizo - Moustache (FCom)

best songs / singles
- Yel - Short dick Cuizi (Myspace.com)
- Léonard de Léonard - Got it feat. Maxx (Ekler'o'shock)
- Justice - Waters of Nazareth (Ed Banger)
- Crunc Tesla - Welcome to the circus (Ekler'o'shock)
- Para One - Clubhoppn' (Institubes)
- Eat Rabbit - TTS Rapper (Micromusic / Eat rabbit)
- Wu-Tang meets the indie - Casual, Tragedy Kadafy... - Think differently
- Katerine - 78-2008 (Universal)
- Mike Jones - Still tippin' feat. Slim Thug and Paul Jones (Warner)
- Gorillaz - November has come (EMI)

best beats
- Scott Storch
- Timberland
- Para One
- Léonard de Léonard
- Krazy Baldhead
- dDamage

best producers
- Scott Storch
- Timberland
- Pharrell & the Neptunes
- Léonard de Léonard
- Para One
- Gonzales

best emcees / lyrics
- Maxx (ex The Goats, w/ Léonard de Léonard & Hack Tao)
- Tekilatex
- Crunc Tesla
- Yel
- Missy Elliott
- Mike Jones
- MF Doom
- Mike Ladd
- Tes
- Géro when he's drunk

favorite artwork
- Rohff's new album cover!!!
- and everything from Jeff Soto, Mark Ryden, Fake and Akroe.

best label
- Ekler'o'shock!
- but except my label, definitly XL/Beggars. One of the most interesting label worldwide.

biggest surprise (music or anything else)
- Mia
- Yel
- Roi Heenok (the character).

biggest disappointment (music or anything else)
- Daft Punk
- Roi Heenok (his mixtape).

books I read
- Les Contrats de la musique
- Lolita Pille

movies I saw
- Sin City (R. Rodriguez)
- Le Couperet (Costa-Gavras)
- Un crime farpait (A.de la Iglesia)
- De battre mon coeur s'est arrêté

websites I visited
- http://www.myspace.com
- http://www.chica-chic.com
- www.institubes.com/forums,

foods I ate
- lebanese, japanese, pizza, french, mexican, and too many bobun.

things that made me smile
- Yel and her Short Dick Cuizi diss song
- Grenoble warm welcome for Ekler'o'shock gig,

things that made me go 'hmmm' (positively pondering)
- girls around me.

things that made me go cringe
- Discovering the original version sampled by Daft Punk on "Robot Rock"

best moment of 2005
- Léonard de Léonard & Maxx & Meninamandine live @ Nova Nuits Zébrées
- Tes and Stinkmitt live @ Café Chérie

worst moment of 2005
- Discograph sayin' our comp' couldn' do it. Fuck them.

what I'd like to see in 2006
- Unexpektheadz 2 worldwide
- Data getting big with his Trop Laser EP
- Crunc Tesla dropping some new killer tracks
- new album from Léonard de léonard
- solo album by Tekila produced by Gonzales with a Lio feat anthem
- new dDamage album
- Fuckaloop album
- Stacs of stamina touring
- MIA getting big in the USA
- Guns 'n' Roses comeback
- Mike Jones & Paul Wall playin' live in Paris
- Yel album
- and Arcade Mode referencing Ekler'o'shock.

hip hop in 2006 will be
- more powerful, more club, more dirty-dirty, heavier, more acid; I mean it will be eurocrunk, dirty south, acid club hop, electro punk hop
- and i'm waiting for the return of rap-rock, you know like Bodycount, The Goats, RATM, Cypress Hill, not the Linkin park shit you know. Hip hop in 2006 will be Murdahhhhhhhhh!

my new years resolutions
- put out the best records we can
- tour more in Europe
- keep on hosting the Punk Drunk Love with great artists
- make Café Chérie the good spot in Paris to get a drink
- a girl
- and a godamn music shock

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