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B Movie at Lichtblick Kino documenting the creative and crazy 1980s West Berlin. more »

Hot Chip is out with their new album Why Make Sense? a few days before their show at Heimathafen. more »

The weird, addictive synth/psych/techno/punk sound of Oakland’s Soft Moon gets even darker – and more digital – on new album Deeper. more »

Perhaps best known for his 1990s albums Smokers Delight and Carboot Soul, the British DJ and electronic composer George Evelyn keeps reinventing new styles and now gives the Berliners a chance to see for themselves. more »

OUT NOW! Our MAY ADDICTION issue!

From prescription pills to smartphones, from booze to Botox, Berlin's got addictions aplenty – what's yours? Read all about it in our addiction issue, on newsstands now. more »

Apr 29, 2015 12:00 PM Features

With acts such as DJs Mo'Kolours and Jazzanova this years three day XJazz Festival is much more than "just jazzy". more »

British artist Laura Marling released her fifth album in March, and is now brings her folk music to Berlin with support from fellow singer-songwriter American Gill Laundry. more »

The nonprofit organization Slideluck returns for the fifth time for an evening of art, food and music at Stummfilmkino Delphi. Slideluck Berlin V features the works of photographers Aleksei Kazantset, Anna Simone Wallinger and Beranagere Fromont. more »

A Few Questions for... Jeff Özdemir

INTERVIEW. Multi-talented multi-instrumentalist Özdemir is not only the owner of the 33RPM record store, but also the man behind new album "Jeff Özdemir and Friends", which he'll premiere at Roter Salon on Apr 30, with friends. more »

Apr 28, 2015 11:45 AM , Music & nightlife

Show up right at 21:30 to register for Kugelbahn Wedding's monthly open mic night. Each musician can play for up to 15 minutes, so bring an instrument and get creative! more »

"Huge psychedelic project" Eagle Boston and self-made instrument-playing, "no age" band Kulku team up for a night of crazy, organic sound at ACUD. With DJ Emil Delikolder. more »

The Canadian art-metals titans from the Voivod comes to town for a night of progressive and experimental metal. more »

Best Coast's new record California Nights hits May 1. Singer Bethany Cosentino's attempt to merge early Wilson brothers surf epiphany with their later power-popped Pacific Ocean Blue approach hits one end of the dappled Laurel Canyon spectrum. more »

Former resident Chilly Gonzales is going Full Monty at the Philharmonie, accompanied by a strings quartet. more »

Composer and pianist Lubomyr Melnyk will show his virtuoso piano techniques, as he guests the space above the Volksbühne, Roter Salon. more »

Perera Elsewhere mixes dancehall and UK bass selections, Physical Therapy will get you into shape with dreamy techno, and Dis Fig will connect the dots between hip-hop, grime, dubstep and R&B – plus, of course, the BOO HOO DJ team. more »

Featuring musical acts from Zimbabwe, London and Berlin, hosted by Zimbabwian hip hop activist Biko MC. Live emceeing, afrobeats, hip hop, chimurenga. Benefiting the Afrikan Hiphop Caravan, an African project dedicated to uniting hip hop collectives. more »

Berlin Festival has overtime undergone personality changes, and for second time in a row shifted from indie to electronic with among others Underworld, James Blake and Róisín Murphy. more »

The two-day heavy festival includes headliners such as English Gnod and the Netherlands' Radar Men From The Moon. more »

Tyler, The Creator who has aged out of the game a bit and settled for some smooth jazz on his new album pays a visit to C-Club in Berlin. more »