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…

Loved and Hated: 200 Years of Nationaltheater

Loved and Hated: 200 Years of Nationaltheater

This year the Nationaltheater celebrates its 200 anniversary and the Bayerische Staatsoper celebrates its 100. With the title of Loved and Hated because of all the discussion the Opera had generated through decades, they had thrown some unique events since the beginning of the year, like a unique virtual reality opera experience called Three Six Zero 360º. They will also launch the Staatsoper TV with operas and ballets that can be watched all over the world, and other amazing projects that will be running until the end of 2018. Love, Hated and Nevertheless Faithful…

Top Concerts in November

Top Concerts in November

One of the most prolific months of the year, when we talk in terms of music, is here. November arrives with concerts for all tastes and live music became the best option to spend the autumn and cold nights. Get your calendar and take some notes of the most inspiring upcoming concerts! Sunday 4th: Dives (Unter Deck). Indie band with a garage punk touch formed by three girls from Austria with references like La Luz, LA Witch or La Sera. Monday 5th: Metric (Technikum). Indie rock band from Canada founded in…

Top Concerts in October

Top Concerts in October

More than one month ago we warned you about the exciting upcoming concerts taking place this fall. Now, we have already forgotten the hot days and the cold has jumped in our lives. It is Autumn season and October is coming with so many interesting concerts. Tuesday 2nd: The Fratellis (Strom). I’m sure you have danced to the Chelsea Dagger song, one of the most successful hits of this Scottish band. Friday 5th: Fazer (Jazzclub Unterfahrt). The atypical German “jazz” band don’t know about boundaries between genres. Their show will be something unique…

6. Chinesisches Filmfest München

6. Chinesisches Filmfest München

China meets Bavaria in the 6th edition of the Chinesisches Filmfest with a varied program with current films, documentaries, classics, and lectures. The festival works as a meeting point for intercultural dialogue and also as a way to see different facets of contemporary Chinese society with the point of view of filmmakers and other people in the film industry. Among other interesting and exciting films, we can watch on the 2nd of October, the silent movie from 1932 Struggling, with live music composed by the Beijing-born musician Deng Xiaomei, especially for the Munich performance….

Top Concerts in September

Top Concerts in September

September is the month of everything starts over and the time when officially the autumn begins. If you are a summer lover, we have the antidote to overcome the post-holiday depression: concerts and more concerts! Saturday 1st: Incubus (TonHalle). The legendary rock band from California is coming to Munich. The show is sold out, but you can try your luck at the door. Thursday 6th: Nobunny (Kafé Kult). We guarantee you are going to have a good time in this concert, for sure. Thursday 7th: Rick Astley (TonHalle). If you grew…

Autumn is the concert’s season!

Autumn is the concert’s season!

We are just enjoying the sunny days of summer, but we can’t be distracted from the fact that in autumn the city will become a large festival. Usually, the best concerts are in October and November, and this year is not an exception. If you don’t want to regret it later, buy your tickets now and have a pleasant concert’s season. With music, you will forget the summer is over and even will be happy about the fall of leaves. September Sunday 3oth September: The Brian Jonestown Massacre (Technikum). Psychedelic and garage…

Cinema Iran

Cinema Iran

The Iranian cinema has a sensitivity and a particular way of explaining emotions and situations that affect the lives of every human being. A good example is the Abbas Kiarostami‘s film Taste of Cherry, a particular tale of a man who doesn’t want to live anymore. Iran is a country known for its convulse history, and this is something that influences their art in many ways. Munich celebrates the 5th edition of Cinema Iran this year when so many anniversaries are going on. The Iranian Revolution began in 1978, the…

Top Concerts in July

Top Concerts in July

The summer is here and also the recommended concerts for the month of July: Sunday 1st: Cigarettes After Sex (Dachauer Musiksommer). The magnetic voice of Greg Gonzalez captivates you in an indescribable way. A must! (please note the concert is taking place at Dachau). Tuesday 3rd: Albert Hammond Jr. (Muffatwerk). The Stroke’s guitarist and son of the legend with the same name comes to town to present his fifth record, Francis Trouble.  Friday 6th: Tiga (Blitz). The creator of the hit Far from home and other gems will make us dance in one of the…

Filmfest München

Filmfest München

A new edition of the big Filmfest München is here to offer international and German premieres, the best auteur cinema and also series. As every year, the festival will host some of the best film stars, directors, and other characters of the film industry. In this edition, the actress and screenwriter Emma Thompson and the film director Terry Gilliam will be on the red carpet receiving the CineMerit award. The last Gilliam’s film, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, will be screened at the CineMerit gala on 2nd of July….