Ben Howard

Ben Howard

10 years have passed since Ben Howard released his first EPs. This year, he is back with Noonday Dream, another great record with lyrics about raw feelings and deep emotions. The British songwriter and composer is an expert about writing songs of those that give you goosebumps. His style can be defined as folk but is more than that. Influenced by 60s and 70s musicians like Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison or Simon & Garfunkel, his shows are unpredictable and moving at the same time. In this tour, he is accompanied…

Film School Fest

Film School Fest

The Film School Fest is the festival of young and promising filmmakers. The ones who will make the future Cannes award-winner auteur films.   The motto of this year’s festival is Mission Film: Possible. Because is possible to make interesting and exciting films and survive in a world of blockbusters. The preselection jury (Olga Baruk, Hans Albrecht Lusznat, and Milena Debeljković) has chosen 46 films from 19 countries for competition, including 30 feature films, 8 documentary films, 5 animated films, and 3 experimental films.   Some of the most interesting films…

Sunday is the day for flea markets

Sunday is the day for flea markets

Sunday is the perfect day for rummage and find some treasures. This Sunday we have three different flea markets, one about vinyls, another about Japanese culture, and other about timeless fashion. Container Collective Flohmarkt Dancekowski, RICK und $ebibebi are the organizers of this particular flea market full of timeless gems. Here you can buy street fashion and second-hand garments while you drink a cocktail or Glühwein or take a piece of cake. The Container Collective is the superb location of this flea market full of surprises. From 11 am to…

8 Years Import Export

8 Years Import Export

This weekend is the anniversary of Import Export, one of the coolest venues in the city. A meeting point for artists and musicians and located in the Kreativquartier, this open space is the home for many creative people. No matter what they planned, you can always trust their program. Art doesn’t know about boundaries or borders and is usually used as a political and social weapon, capable of awaking consciousness. Art is freedom and beauty, so let’s celebrate it in a place where artists feel like home. The non-profit association Kunstzentrat e.V….

32 Griechische Filmwoche – Greek Film Week

32 Griechische Filmwoche – Greek Film Week

The greek cinema is living a great time thanks to directors like Yorgos Lanthimos or Argyris Papadimitropoulos. Every film Lanthimos make is a masterpiece. The last example of his savoir-faire is the film The Killing of a Sacred Deer screened on the 32 Griechische Filmwoche festival on Sunday 18th and 25th of November. Maybe his films are not pleasant and show us things about our human nature we don’t want to know. But, what is for sure, is that they don’t leave anybody indifferent. DJAM is the film that opens the festival on Thursday…

Jungle

Jungle

Jungle say they can’t feel the heat in one of their famous songs, but I can assure you will feel it in their concert. The British band knows how to make you dance and sweat and their live is like an explosion. Sensual and suggestive rhythms with a funk and soul touch make Jungle the perfect soundtrack for dancing with friends or your couple in an uninhibited way. Tom McFarland and Josh Lloyd-Watson are the founders of Jungle, that expands when they play live and became a super band with seven…

Frameless 19

Frameless 19

Frameless is back with more music that transcends boundaries. This time, the North American legend Pan American will bring abstract electronic guitar music. Mark Nelson, a former member of Labradford, is the person behind Pan American, a solo project that was born 20 years ago. His music is a mixture of guitars and elements of house and dub, transforming sounds in a hypnotic, and melancholy landscape. The French artist Annabelle Playe presents the performance Geyser which show diverse narrative structures and abstract decay. The show reflects how we perceive the world and ourselves, sometimes in a quiet way and others eruptive…

9th Literaturfest

9th Literaturfest

One of the best ways of learning a language is reading. Maybe reading a book is not so popular these days, but if you are in love with the written word, you shouldn’t miss the Literaturfest. The 9th edition of this festival will host more than 80 international authors. From November 14 to December 2, authors and writers like the Scottish John Burnside, Alex Capus, Sweden’s Aris Fioretos, Amelie Fried, the Spanish author Almudena Grandes, Ireland’s Hugo Hamilton, Dörte Hansen, Bertolt Brecht Prize for Literature winner Nino Haratischwili, the British author A.L. Kennedy, Navid Kermani,science journalist and…

Chilly Gonzales

Chilly Gonzales

The one and only Chilly Gonzales is visiting Munich in April and his concert is already sold out. But don’t panic, he will offer another concert the same day in the morning for those who were not lucky enough to get the tickets on time. The incredible piano composer has worked with the multi-faceted and political incorrect Peaches, have mixed rap with jazz, classical music with electronic, or have played a concert of 27 hours, among other amazing feats. The documentary Shut Up and Play the Piano presented the life…

129. Film und Comic Markt München

129. Film und Comic Markt München

If when you were just a kid you spent long afternoons playing video games or reading comics and you still do it when you have the chance, this market is perfect for you. In the 129 edition of Film und Comic Markt München you will find not only video games, PC games, and comics, but also Blu-Rays, DVDs, merchandise, movie posters, trading cards, posters, movie programs, toys, books, soundtracks, Star Trek and Star Wars objects, autographs and much more. As usual in this market, children whose birthday is the same day…