Happening: A Constitution for the Age of Al

Happening: A Constitution for the Age of Al

We’ve talked before about Užupis, a really special place in Lithuania where artists and bohemian people live in harmony. Arts and technology are well connected nowadays and things like Artificial Intelligence and digital technologies are affecting the course of our lives. The Embassy of the Republic of Užupis to Munich serves as a catalyst of innovation building bridges between arts and tech at the Kreativquartier in Munich. The Užupian Minister of Foreign Affairs (MFA) Thomas Chepaitis and the Minister Without Portfolio Vitas Maciulis will formally unveil the constution of the…

The book speakers corner aka This is not my book soon

The book speakers corner aka This is not my book soon

One of the most amazing galleries of Munich, the Lothringer13 Halle present an special event to conclude the year in its hall. As you may know if you have ever visited their walls, they also have a shop called Rroom with a lush selection of book titles of art, photography, design and more. In the book speakers corner event, every visitor can choose up to two books and take them almost for free. The only condition is to speak in public about the wonderful book(s) of your choice for about…

Schallplatten-Flohmarkt

Schallplatten-Flohmarkt

One of the funny things about own a collection of records is to search for new treasures and old jewels. Maybe if you don’t speak German, the word Schallplatten is not familiar to you, but if I say that it means vinyl record and you are a vinyl lover, this world will be stuck in your memory for sure. This Sunday you can have a look at the vinyl record market that is going to take place at Substanz and have a beer while you rummage on the different buckets and…

Munich Garage Fest

Munich Garage Fest

Fuzz, groove and rock’n’roll! This is the Munich Garage Fest, a festival to remember the times of mini-skirts, Chelsea boots and pop art. The edition of this year include 60s garage bands & DJs from all over Europe and also garage records sale by Garage Records (Berlin). On Friday, The Embrooks come directly from UK to make us sweat. Formed in 1996, they initially were influenced by the minor key mid-60s US garage, but then their sound turned into more aggressive rythms including freakbeat. During the after-party, mind-blowing DJs sets…

Film: So, which band is your boyfriend in?

Film: So, which band is your boyfriend in?

We are living times of changing. The boundaries between genders are no longer something that define a person. You can be male, female or just be. The music industry is a predominant male world, like almost all the business, but this is changing little by little, like the society. The documentary So, which band is your boyfriend in? explores gender in the UK’s DIY and underground music scenes. The film function as a way to give voice to individual stories that never had the opportunity to speak to a camera….

Audiovisual Performance: Nobody Answers Questions

Audiovisual Performance: Nobody Answers Questions

The kraut-rock band Ippio Payo join forces with video-artist Genelabo to offer a unique experience. Like watching an electric stormor a tsunami, the waves of their music have the force of something supernatural that connects with light and splashing colors. The artists have been collaborating together for more than 12 years and the fruit of their work together is NAQ (Nobody Answers Questions). This artistic project is a dialogue between music and visuals, a journey where music and image cohabit, grow and vibrate together. Sigtrygg is the alter ego of…

Concert: Nest Egg + Solveig Matthildur

Concert: Nest Egg + Solveig Matthildur

If you want to discover music that doesn’t sound on the regular radios, you have to trust the savoir faire of Tapefruit. The concert promoters always bring some fresh air to the Munich music scene and we can claim that we have loved every concert we went organized by them.  This time. they will host Nest Egg from Asheville, a band that mixes trance, garage rock and psychedelia. They have released their single DMTIV on the globally renowned FUZZ CLUB label. If you like 10,000 Russos and Föllakzoid you will…

Hinds

Hinds

Hinds are coming to town just in the right moment. Saturday, winter and right before Christmas, like the perfect gift. The Spanish band will play their lo-fi garage to warm up our hearts with their smiles and to waste our shoes with their fresh riffs. This girl band is here to stay, and the third album “I Do not Run” keep the good vibes as only they know how to do, and moreover it is showing to the world that they are really serious about what they are doing. Watch out, because you…

Optimal Advents Special

Optimal Advents Special

Christmas is around the corner, but instead an Advents calendar, all you need is music. One of the best record stores in Munich, Optimal Records, celebrates the Advent with concerts every week. Don’t worry about the jingle bells and Christmas carols, here you won’t listen to anything like that (or maybe yes, everything is possible). The Optimal Advents Special began on 1st of December with the concert of Geburtstagskapelle feat. Zelig. G. Rag and Die Sau. This week, n 8th of December, they will host Murena Murena, the band of Daniel…

Radio 80000 in Kunstverein

Radio 80000 in Kunstverein

We have talked about Radio 8000 before, and as you may know we love this independent radio in Munich. During the next days, the radio station will be located at Kunstverein München, occupying the Foyer, the Schaufenster am Hofgarten and the website. In this online non-commercial radio you can listen to experimental music, retro sounds, tropical rhythms, electronic and all kind of music. Here the borders don’t exist and different genres live together in harmony. Openness and freshness are two qualities you will find in Radio 80000, with daily broadcasted…