West Berlin

Berlin was as busy as ever in 2015, and 11 issues of Exberliner have the proof. Among all our stories, these are the ones that stood out. Read our list and see if you agree. Is there something we missed? Let us know your faves in the comments. more

Jan 6, 2016 2:00 PM Features

At 55, NENA has remained Germany’s queen of pop, probably the most recognisable German musician to this day. We chatted with her about her new album Oldschool, punk attitude, SO36 in the 1980s and much more. more

Jul 7, 2015 11:00 AM People 4 Comments

Berlin is gay! Need proof? Look no further than the silver screen. With the 10th XPosed International Queer Film Festival kicking off on Thu, May 21 at Moviemento, we outline just how the city got that rep. more

May 20, 2015 2:00 PM Film

Maggie Spooner: The whole in the wall (gang) thing

While City West lacks the infamy of its Wild counterpart, Maggie recently found a small getaway with a similar – albeit richer – air. more

Jul 29, 2014 3:00 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

The Bowie exhibition at Gropius-Bau is still shaking stardust over town. But what about the Germans? Here's how Bowie's legendary stay aided the burgeoning collision of queer and punk in 1970s West Berlin. more

Jun 23, 2014 3:00 PM Music & nightlife

Before Dr. Dot, before Dr. Schlong (remember him?), Exberliner's resident sexpert was none other than gay crusader Dan Savage. But we're not Savage's only Berlin connection: he spent his mid-twenties here, when West Berlin became just Berlin. more

Aug 7, 2013 3:00 PM People

bilingual people

OV search engine

In cooperation with


October 22, 2016


October 23, 2016


October 24, 2016


October 25, 2016


October 26, 2016


October 27, 2016


October 28, 2016

Letters to the editor
ID Festival 2016
What's being said
Exberliner Xmas subscription