Isle of Summer

Isle of Summer

 The open-air season is here! The Isle of Summer, a day music festival in the city of Munich, is celebrating its 10th edition this weekend with an incredible line-up made for electronic music lovers. The organizers of this little festival are well-known for its IOS series, a collection of open-air events where music is the protagonist.   The Isle of Summer is celebrated at the Riem equestrian center, a green oasis of meadows in the city that will make the experience even more special. Eleven hours of music non-stop with artists like Nina Kraviz,…

Reasons for Hope – An evening with Jane Goodall

Reasons for Hope – An evening with Jane Goodall

As you may know, Jane Goodall has dedicated her entire life studying the chimpanzees in their natural habitat. The so-called “Queen of the conservation” is a scientific, environmental activist and United Nations Messenger of Peace who works actively to preserve our planet and our nature with her foundation. We receive everyday messages of discouragement about the future of the Earth, but Jane Goodall thinks there are reasons for hope. Indeed, this is the title of the conference she has given to millions of people around the world, telling stories of…

Comicfestival Munich

Comicfestival Munich

Hey comic lovers! You have something to do this week! From the 20th to the 23rd of June, Munich will be the city of comics thanks to the Comic Festival. A new edition is coming with different exhibitions, signatures of international and national comic artists, discussions, workshops, and even a comic market.  This year’s highlights are the exhibition of comics from Taiwan at the Alte Kongresshalle, and the presence of guests like Dave McKean (Batman: Arkham Asylum), Lewis Trondheim (Herr Hase, Donjon), José-Luis Munuera (Spirou, Die Campbells), Ralf König (Der bewegte Mann), Frank Le Gall (Theodor Pussel), Max (Peter Pank,…

Party: Take Me Out – Indierock aus der Goldenen Zeit

Party: Take Me Out – Indierock aus der Goldenen Zeit

Sometimes nostalgia invades us and we like to remember better times when we were younger. Or just remember good times when indie-rock music was on the top of the charts and we danced like crazy songs of The Strokes, The Libertines, Franz Ferdinand, Bloc Party, Arctic Monkeys, Arcade Fire or Interpol, just to name a few. The party Take Me Out at Milla Club will throw us back to the years between 2001 and 2008, with the DJ Eavo playing some indie classics. After successful parties at Cologne, Münster, Hannover or…

Kult Fiction

Kult Fiction

Quentin Tarantino has a distinctive style that had helped him to become a cult director. Not to mention the music he uses in his films. Soundtracks like the Pulp Fiction, Kill Bill, Jackie Brown or Reservoir Dog‘s ones are becoming classics thanks to its selection of all-time faves like Aretha Franklin, Chuck Berry, James Brown, The Sonics, The Ventures, Iggy Pop, and unknown bands that became famous like the girl band from Tokyo The 5.6.7.8’s. The DJs Dan L. & Nada Surfari share their love for Tarantino’s soundtracks and organize a party at the…

Vernissage: 80 Years of Batman

Vernissage: 80 Years of Batman

Batman is more than a superhero, is a myth. Bob Kane created this famous character in May 1939 achieving great success with the first adventure of the dark knight in the comic magazine ‘Detective Comics No. 27’. Since then, the comic had grown and had evolved with new characters, adversaries, and adventures involved. Even films, and of course, merchandise, have been created around his figure. On the occasion of the Comicfestival München, the exhibition 80 Years of Batman at the Amerikahaus takes visitors to the cosmos of Gotham City showing an overview…

Tunix Open Air

Tunix Open Air

The summer is the time where the classes come to its end for students, and it’s time to celebrate that they don’t have to go to lectures anymore (at least until the next semester begins). For 38 years, the students of TUM University organize a little festival to celebrate the end of the university course called TUNIX. The meadow between the Glyptothek and the cafeteria building is transformed into an open-air area with a Biergarten (beer garden) and a concert stage. A place to meet up and enjoy a cold…

Hofflohmärkte 2019: Discover your next treasure!

Hofflohmärkte 2019: Discover your next treasure!

The warm weather is here, and with it, the flea markets go onto the streets and overwhelm the neighborhoods with vintage treasures and second-hand goods. Every week different areas of Munich host flea markets on the local neighbors’ gardens and backyards. This is not only an opportunity to explore the city and discover more about its architecture, buildings, and gardens but also, an occasion to speak with locals, try delicious cakes and find some unique bargains. As the garage sales in the USA, the inhabitants of Munich empty their cellars…

Teenage Fanclub: The heritage of the C86

Teenage Fanclub: The heritage of the C86

Teenage Fanclub are not newcomers in music. The heritage of 60s bands is in their blood and their influence as members of the C86 current has influenced so many actual bands. They had built a solid career through years in the indie scene, with more than ten albums and more than twenty EP’s. Some of their songs are made to break your heart because as their name says, they are a teenage fan club. That period in life is the time where you have the most heartbreaking stories, or at…

The Asia Market

The Asia Market

Asia is known for its tasty food, its beautiful beaches, and its wonderful people. We are lucky to have so many good Afghan, Vietnamese, Thai, Japanese, or Chinese restaurants in the city to remember that trip we made some years ago or to travel there with our palate with no necessity to take a plane. In the whole continent is typical to find street food stalls in every corner. Food is something really important in their culture; something you can notice when instead of asking how are you the Asians…