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Rachel Glassberg

Intersectional feminism has hit the Berlin music scene! With the We Make Waves festival and conference on the horizon (Nov 9-11), we looked at initiatives that support female musicians and DJs while inviting other marginalised groups to the party. more

Nov 7, 2017 12:25 PM Culture

INTERVIEW! The art megastar and curator of the second Festival of Future Nows at Hamburger Bahnhof (Sep 14-17) invited us for a chat about his most personal project and a rare tour of his art studio/start-up factory... more

Sep 14, 2017 11:00 AM Art & Exhibitions

INTERVIEW! Hometown duo Gurr talk about tour tribulations and give us their best summer tips. You can catch them first at this weekend's Yo! Sissy festival (Jul 28-29) at Festsaal Kreuzberg and at Pure & Crafted in August. more

Jul 25, 2017 12:15 PM Concerts & Parties

Tweaker Nazis, Brandenburg beaches, Weimar satire and happy endings: these summer reads will teach you everything you wanted to know about Berlin, and a few things you didn’t. more

Jul 17, 2017 1:30 PM , , , , What's On

Last year, fashion blogger David Kurt Karl Roth took the piss out of Berlin's most infamous club with a fake online shop. One legal injunction later, he's trying again. Check out his Berghain merch and take a Sven selfie from July 12-16. more

Jul 7, 2017 12:00 PM Zeitgeist

Festival season has begun! Find your niche with our rundown of all the boutique fests going on in Berlin and Brandenburg through July and August. more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 PM Concerts & Parties

INTERVIEW! Director Marvin Kren gives us the lowdown on new series "4 Blocks", which delves into the Kurdish-Lebanese mob scene and premieres onTNT May 8, at 21:00 (in German). more

May 3, 2017 2:20 PM What's On

Neukölln’s “Arab street” has become a destination for the Syrian community – and a potential goldmine for refugee entrepreneurs selling their countrymen a taste of home. But it isn't always easy being the new kids on the block. more

Feb 21, 2017 2:30 PM Zeitgeist

With the three-day Country Music Meeting coming up this weekend (Feb 3-5) at Fontane Haus in Reinickendorf, read about our visit to organiser Frank Lange's American Western Saloon, the last bastion of Berlin's country scene. more

Jan 31, 2017 2:59 PM Interviews & Portraits

INTERVIEW. Hyper-literate Norwegian musician Hval takes on menstruation and vampirism in latest album "Blood Bitch". She brings her mix of experimental pop, performance art and feminist body horror to Berghain Kantine on Oct 26. more

Oct 19, 2016 4:15 PM Concerts & Parties

OUT NOW! Don't get feeling all nostalgic, INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE has none of the charm of its predecessor. more

Jul 7, 2016 10:00 AM Film

Tonight, on super-short notice, shouty and literate Manchester post-punkers The Fall play their first Berlin gig in six years. We spoke to their legendary frontman in advance of his show at White Trash Fast Food. more

Mar 12, 2016 3:00 PM Concerts & Parties

INTERVIEW. Look to the stars! And the classics! Native Berliner and renowned orchestra conductor André de Ridder leads Berlin’s Stargaze ensemble in a boundary-busting weekend at the Volksbühne, Dec 11-13. more

Dec 9, 2015 12:00 PM Concerts & Parties

There's so much indie-emotion going on in November and no way to take it all in. Well, we're here to help you sort through your scheduling crisis by presenting our guide to the month's most heart-wrenching double-bookings. more

Nov 2, 2015 12:00 PM Concerts & Parties

Can you safely walk through the streets of Neukölln wearing a kippa? How much anti-Semitic crime is there in Berlin? In our October issue, we tackled the debate over the "new" anti-Semitism and its effect on the Jewish and Muslim communities. more

Oct 27, 2015 2:40 PM , Zeitgeist 1 Comments

OUT NOW! The film adaptation of the best-selling novel ER IST WIEDER DA (Look Who's Back) uses a time-travelling Hitler to poke fun at real, live Germans, but its one-joke premise gets old, fast. more

Oct 9, 2015 11:45 AM Film 2 Comments

Make sure to put on a silly hat, and go for a day, or week, at the races! The 102-year-old Mariendorf Trabrennbahn hosts Derby Week going on from Jul 24-Aug 2. But the track alone is worth the trip. more

Jul 21, 2015 12:30 PM What's On

There's no need to leave town to get the most out of festival season. Whether you're into antifolk, hardcore techno, feminist electro, or Italian-disco, we've rounded up the best of Berlin festivals this summer. more

Jul 1, 2015 1:15 PM Concerts & Parties

Berlin finally gets its music show for the Youtube age: The One-Hit Parade. Catch performances and interviews from some of Exberliner's favourite acts in Martin Hossbach's new video series – streaming online now! more

Mar 10, 2015 12:00 PM Concerts & Parties

INTERVIEW. Founded by Berliner/New Yorker pair Jonathan Jarzyna and JJ Weihl, Berlin band Fenster has only been playing together for a few years, but they've already been signed by Morr Music and released a second album in 2014. more

Mar 5, 2015 12:15 PM Concerts & Parties

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