Michael Hoh

Radwan Ghazi Moumneh and Charles-André Coderre are Montreal audio visual duo JMH. On Oct 20, they fuse film with contemporary Arabic and experimental electronic music at ehemaliges Stummfilmkino Delphi. Moumneh talks inspiration. more

Oct 17, 2016 3:00 PM Music & nightlife

Berlin-born singer-songwriter Paula Tebbens gives her two cents on why it's Copenhagen and not Berlin for folk singers, and what's so special about the Melodica Festival crowd. Melodica hits Birgit & Bier Sep 3-4. more

Aug 30, 2016 11:00 AM Music & nightlife

July may have flown by, but no need to worry. If you didn't manage to get your festival fix this past month (why didn't you?), August has plenty on offer (you know you need more!). Here's our picks for the best Berlin fests closing out the summer. more

Aug 2, 2016 1:00 PM Music & nightlife

Bogotá based jazz quartet Bituin chats about Wassermusik's 2016 theme, "The Other Caribbean". Starting Jul 8, Haus der Kulturen der Welt brings you four weekends of summery world music and films to stage. more

Jul 7, 2016 12:00 PM Music & nightlife

The city's prolific indie disco party Karrera Klub turns 20 this year! DJ and co-founder Spencer Theile explains the history of an indie institution in techno-centric Berlin. Celebrate with them Jun 24 at Lido and Bi Nuu. more

Jun 21, 2016 2:45 PM Music & nightlife

International magazine, international band! At our 14th Birthday Party this Friday, June 17 at Humboldthain Club, catch Itaca, the German duo throwing Italo pop hooks into the mix with cool synth washes and, to top it off, smooth Italian vocals. more

Jun 15, 2016 1:30 PM Music & nightlife

Post-punk threesome Plattenbau construct their quadratic sounds at Torstraßen Festival on June 4. They'll be sharing the spotlight at our Exberliner stage with Piss, Bannerman, and the Neukölln Country Club. more

Jun 2, 2016 11:39 AM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW! Globe-hopping electro duo Gebrüder Teichmann takes to HAU’s stage with a group of Pakistani and Maldivian musicians to release "Karachi Files" as part of the festival "From Inside to Way Out" on May 14. more

May 9, 2016 4:00 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW. Israeli-born Ofrin breaks from her old style and experiments with electronics for her fourth album Ore. She’ll be throwing a record release party at Roter Salon on Sun, May 8, a week before follow-up Ore officially drops. more

May 3, 2016 4:15 AM Music & nightlife

Premiering in Europe on May 6 at White Trash, cult rock epic Gutterdämmerung mashes up live performance and silent film with Tweet-able catchphrases and an unbeatable cast. more

May 2, 2016 11:30 AM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW! Everyone’s favourite Franco-German liaison Stereo Total takes over Lido for a threesome with new album "Les Hormones" April 20, 24 and 25. more

Apr 14, 2016 2:00 PM Music & nightlife

Just a few weeks before Berlin’s abundance of open-air shenanigans lures the vampiric winter club crowd towards sunnier pastures, showery April is packed with indoor festivals of all genres. more

Mar 31, 2016 3:00 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW! MaerzMusik, the Berliner Festspiele's celebration of new music, is coming Mar 11 (through 19)! Composer Bernhard Lang throws Schubert for a loop in "The Cold Trip" at the festival on Mar 13. more

Mar 9, 2016 1:00 PM Music & nightlife

The experimental electronic musician and Wohnzimmerszene founder is a Berlinerin seeing the post-Mauerfall Berlin of the 1990s morph into something new. See her alongside Julia Kent at Roter Salon on Mar 7. more

Mar 2, 2016 12:50 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW. It’s only been a year since the riot-grrrl cello duo emerged from Berlin’s queer scene, but a combination of their fierce music and an in-your-face name have already put them a cut above the rest.They play the Køpi Queer Gala on Feb 25. more

Feb 23, 2016 1:00 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW: Jan Rohlf and Rabih Beaini take on “New Geographies” in this year’s CTM festival, happening across Berlin Jan 29-Feb 7. With 100-plus artists, panels, workshops and installations, there's lots to explore. more

Jan 28, 2016 2:20 PM Music & nightlife

HIGHLIGHTS: It's CTM season again meaning it's time to start snatching up tickets. It's tough to explore these “New Geographies” with all the performances so we've collected our favourites to pencil into your calendar from Jan 29-Feb 7. more

Jan 28, 2016 1:55 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW. Boom! Boom! Boom! But it's not all bellicose. HKW’s Holger Schulze invites us to think about the soundtrack of combat (and post-combat) with the four-day event Singing the War on at HKW Jan 14-17. more

Jan 12, 2016 1:30 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW: We spoke with Berlin's beloved expat art-rock songstress, who teamed up with two drummers to form Mary Ocher And Your Government three years ago; now, they'll be celebrating the release of their first album at Roter Salon on Jan 10. more

Jan 7, 2016 12:10 PM Music & nightlife

Party-hungry Berlin is gearing up for another deafening Silvester, and either through fireworks or the plethora of parties, you're gonna get it. We can't account for the explosions, but we can help you decide where you can bang. Happy New Year's! more

Dec 29, 2015 12:30 PM Music & nightlife

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