With all due respect to David Bowie, when I listen to the track Warszawa from his Low album I can only think of how it feeds the conception of a hopelessly dull, depressing city.
For a more rounded picture, here is a selection of 14 tunes with a (sometimes far-fetched, I know) reference to the capital of Poland.
Listen here – tracks are listed below!
- Warsaw ragtime – New Orleans Stompers
- Warsaw – Dessa
- Warsaw or the first breath you take after you give up
– Them Crooked Vultures
- Gangster ska – Warsaw Poland Bros
- Warsaw – Groove Armada (James Curd remix)
- Warszawa – T. Love
- Warsaw – Sneijder (Arctic Moon remix)
- Sen o Warszawie – Cieslaw Niemen
- Warsawa – 50 HERTZ
- Warsaw – Joy Division
- Warszawa – Kombajn do zbierania kur po wioskach
- Warsaw in the sun – Tangerine Dream
- Varshe: Warsaw – Mappamundi
- Warszawo, moja Warszawo – Warszawskie Combo Taneczne