Berghain

  • by Adela Lovric, 19 Sep 2018
    The Berlin Art Week is about to lift off — now for the seventh time, it invites visitors to join various exhibition openings, art fairs, award ceremonies, urban interventions, and numerous special events that will inhabit Berlin's venues, from the well-known to the unexpected. The diversity of the program is...
  • by Adela Lovric, 26 Jan 2018
    Rejoice, freaks & geeks! It's time to look forward to two of the major, avantgarde-flavored festivals in Berlin: the 31-year-old Transmediale and its younger counterpart CTM. Marrying the best of digital art, music, technology & culture, the two aim to deliver a wide array of exciting events in ten days...
  • by Adela Lovric, 26 Dec 2017
    Take a scroll through our final & first tips of the year! For the last weekend of 2017 we recommend: Friday night out at Blank and/or Säule, easy Saturday afternoon with books & arts, pamperings and treats and champagne toasts all Sunday & midnight kisses for a happy new year. Although we went easy on...
  • by Adela Lovric, 31 Jul 2017
    Rain or shine, the events in August won't let you rest. While most of the art spaces are taking a summer break, festivals are lining up one after another. See what's on & follow us for free passes and more free tips. RUNDGANG 50HERTZ. From 19 July to 13 August 2017, the first in a series of exhibitions...
  • by Marlene Ronstedt, 4 Aug 2016
    Today the Funktion-One sound system isn’t pumping techno but avant-garde jazz and conceptual classical music. People are standing still, their eyes are closed, the focus seems to be solely on the sonic experience. A L'larme Festival! started with a powerful solo performance by the violinist Sarah Neufeld....
  • by Adela Lovric, 2 Aug 2016
    By the lake and/or down by the river is where you should be spending your sunny weekends; or if you are more of a club creature, check out our favorites for the best gigs. And stay tuned - we love surprising you with goodies!   THURSDAY 04.08 20.00 Caterina Barbieri / Adam Asnan / Carlo Maria  @ West...
  • by Marlene Ronstedt, 1 Aug 2016
    The Canadian violinist Sarah Neufeld is probably best known for being a member of the indie rock band Arcade Fire. But she has also produced two solo albums, and owns several yoga studios in New York. Last week we spoke with her at A L'arme Festival about self-discipline and creativity, yoga and meditation, and of...
  • by Adela Lovric, 19 Jul 2016
    Save weekends for festivals and mid-week evenings for mid-tempo gigs. And come back soon for our ticket giveaways!   TUESDAY 19.07 21.00 Ambient, Non Ambient @ Aether WHY: Aether's mid-week music night welcomes Davide Luciani, ambient and textural noise lover who will play a mixture of live set/ DJ...
  • by Adela Lovric, 7 Jun 2016
    Beginning of summer translates into a fierce party season. Concerts are plenty and exciting; scroll through our two-week almost-summer best-of list, and stay tuned for the free tickets – here & here.    THURSDAY 09.06 20.00 Marissa Nadler + Wrekmeister Harmonies @ Roter Salon WHY: The...
  • by Adela Lovric, 25 May 2016
    From a burlesque techno soiree, to a washing machine gig, to an indie block party; all weird areas are covered in our newest biweekly tips. Stay tuned for the goodies -- ticket giveaway coming up!   THURSDAY 26.05 22.00 The House of Red Doors #3 @ Zur Wilden Renate WHY: Bad Bruises welcome you back into The...
  • by Adela Lovric, 10 May 2016
    Next Friday is 13th, and Sunday won't be sunny at all. Our tip? Stay up all night and get lucky! And of course, stay tuned and we might turn that bad luck into good for you - as always, we are giving away free tickets to our keenest facebook followers. WEDNESDAY 11.05 23.00 TRADE MAY w/ Lotic, mobilegirl,...
  • by bpigs team, 2 May 2016
    Bpigs team was out and about attempting to capture as much of the Gallery Weekend magic as possible. Take a virtual stroll through our snaps from the last week's events.
  • by Kristy Choi, 28 Apr 2016
    It is ironic that the one time in Berghain I am allowed and encouraged to take photos, the things that I am seeing, hearing, and feeling seem especially impossible to capture.  This is a testament to the success of Raster-Noton’s new audio-visual exhibit “white circle”, which opened yesterday in...
  • by Adela Lovric, 16 Feb 2016
    Some beautiful creatures from the music sphere are to be seen and heard in Berlin in the following days. The list below gets even prettier with a few tickets which we saved for you. Stay alert and we'll see you soon. (Ticket giveaway via facebook.)   20.00 Grimes @ Astra WHY: Unless you lived in complete...
  • by Adela Lovric, 2 Feb 2016
    Looking at the concert list for the next two weeks makes us giggle like little girls. After one more week of CTM events, the month continues festively with great shows day after day. The downside: you might hear us repeating "sold-out" far too often, so if you care to see all these brilliant musicians...
  • by Adela Lovric, 14 Oct 2015
    Yep, that on the photo is Amy Poehler wearing a Yo La Tengo T-shirt for their "You Can Have It All" EP cover. And indeed, go have it all, because the next two weeks are 'don't miss' category. We will make it easier for you with a few guestlist spots; follow us on facebook for your chance to win...
  • by Adela Lovric, 18 Aug 2015
    Put your hands in the air everybody \o/ five out of seven tips on our list are festivals! August gets all offbeat and wacky with sounds ranging from atonal to fab pop. Style-wise, no need to worry about matching black with black these days; allow the multicolor festival creature in you to shine, for the brand new Pop-...
  • by Adela Lovric, 23 Jun 2015
    Things are slightly deviating in the first official summer weeks. It's no time for smooth hit compilations; Berlin currently sounds like the Lightning Bolt, noisy and fierce! Still, it is all about the variety, so keep scrolling to the one that sings to your soul.  Karma points for those who follow us on...

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