Top Concerts of April

Top Concerts of April

The spring is almost here and we want to dance, laugh and enjoy the sunshine. Here you have our concert recommendations for the month of April: Wednesday 3rd: Robyn (TonHalle). The Swedish artist will present her new album, Honey. Another great collection of danceable pop, perfect for the spring time. Wednesday 3rd: Sharon Van Etten (Strom). The New York artist had mixed her facet as a folk songwriter with new and obscure sounds with influences of Suicide or Nick Cave in her last album, Remind me Tomorrow. Saturday 6th: Egofm…

Munich Creative Business Week

Munich Creative Business Week

From 9 to 17th of March, Munich will be full of design, creativity, and art. The Munich Creative Business Week is not only a huge German design event, but also an opportunity to know about what’s going on in terms of fashion, startups, architecture, street art, and digitalization. Conferences, workshops and network events form part of its extensive programme. Toca Me is one of the events celebrated during this week. One-day journey full of inspiration, covering all fields of analog and digital design, from graphic design, typography and film to…

Mittelpunkt Europa Filmfest

Mittelpunkt Europa Filmfest

The Mittelpunkt Europa Filmfest explores the recent film productions of countries like Slovenia, Hungary, Czech Republic or Poland. With a weird sense of humor, the politically incorrect film “Lajkó – Cigány az űrben Lajko | Gypsy in Space” by Balázs Lengyel opens the festival. The film “Špina | Filthy” offers a sensitive portrait of a psychiatric patient, “Atak Paniki | Panic Attack” tells the story of a big city’s dwellers… And we will have the opportunity to watch the award-winning debut of Kiev director Marina Stepanska, called “Стрімголов | Falling…

Top Concerts in March

Top Concerts in March

Friday 1st: The Lemonheads (Ampere). The Lemonheads have the ability to create new songs making covers of Nick Cave, Yo La Tengo or Lucinda Williams. Friday 1st: Richie Hawtin MMA – (Mixed Munich Arts). The best plan for a Friday night is dancing in this session of one of techno’s key figures. Saturday 2nd: Florence and the Machine (Olympiahalle). Sold Out The British diva visits Munich to present her last album: High as Hope. Saturday 2nd: Ólafur Arnalds (Gasteig). Iceland is a land of astonishing landscapes, and so it is…

Canceled: The Blaze

Canceled: The Blaze

EDIT: The concert is canceled due to unforeseeable scheduling. More info here. Jonathan and Guillaume Alric are cousins, but also artists. Also known as The Blaze, these two French make music that is as beautiful as the videos they shoot for it. Powered by the heartbeat of dub and refined by melancholic vocals, their music is perfect to chill after a hard day. If you don’t want to miss the opportunity of watching this force of nature live in Munich on 5th of March, continue reading! If you want to…

Cinema International: 5. Kurdische Filmwoche

Cinema International: 5. Kurdische Filmwoche

The Kurdish people is the biggest ethnic minority in Near East and have been suffering through years the fact of living in no man’s land. As you may know, their territory is divided among Turkey, Iran, Iraq and Syria, and their history is plenty of war and convulsed times. These facts made the Kurdish people one of a kind, and so is their cinema. It is not easy to create films and other artistic expressions under conditions of limited artistic freedom and this is why this festival is so unique….

Exhibition: Christoph Niemann

Exhibition: Christoph Niemann

You can look at the sky and see only clouds, or you can lift your head up and see animals, persons, Gods and all sort of objects. Even by taking a walk on the street you can see pieces that become faces on the subway or trees that say hello. You just need to have some imagination to deconstruct everyday images and create some new. This is what happens to the graphic artist Christoph Niemann. His gaze goes beyond what is established and convert everyday objects in stories adding his…

Top Concerts in February

Top Concerts in February

Baby it’s cold outside! But you can always fight the cold weather with great music, so here you have a bunch of concerts to feel warm during February. Let’s dance! Sunday 3: Years & Years (Zenith) Really danceable pop music with some 80s flair. Sunday 3: Blockhead (Milla club). Cosmic electronic music from the label Ninja Tune. Monday 4: Good Charlotte (Zenith). Probably you danced I just wanna know on 2009 if you are in your 30s. If you are a nostalgic person, this is for you. Monday 4: The Pearl Harts (Sunny Red). Girls just wanna rock….

Top Concerts in December

Top Concerts in December

Saturday 1st: First Aid Kit (Muffathalle). The concert is sold out but you can always try your luck at the door to watch this incredible Swedish duo. Saturday 1st: Nils Frahm (Philarmonie am Gasteig). Producer and composer, Nils Frahm plays the piano with an experimental approach. Something unique! Saturday 1st: L.A. Witch (Strom). They are the support band of Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats, and they are three girls who know how to rock. Saturday 1st: Go!zilla (Import Export). They came from Italia and make versions of Jay Reatard. With…

5 Top Christmas Markets in Munich

5 Top Christmas Markets in Munich

The shiniest season is here! As you may know, we are talking about Christmas. Germany is the country of the Christmas markets (called Weihnachtsmärkte), and they have just begun! Every year we can see at the end of November how the streets of Munich dress up in gold, red, and green with sparkling decoration as well as the many markets that proliferate these days. There are Christmas markets almost on every corner, but we want to highlight some of the most unusual and special ones. Pink Christmas The queer and…