German hidden music gems

German hidden music gems

As we are not from Munich, and we love music, we have been searching for new German bands from the local or the national scene since we arrive here. We knew some of them already like the fantastic Molly Nilsson or Mavi Phoenix but we discovered others on the way. For example, Gurr, who was the first German band we saw in concert in the city, or other amazing bands like Paar, San Antonio Kid, Fenster or International Music, just to name a few. We have created a list with…

The best festivals in Germany and in Europe this summer

The best festivals in Germany and in Europe this summer

We know that summer is still far on the horizon, but we need the motivation to overcome the low temperatures. This motivation is music, good weather, sunlight, swimwear, and glitter. Munich Surroundings Puls Open Air. From 4th to 6th of June at Schloss Kaltenberg. Festival pass 87,5 € without camping (you can buy an extra- ticket for a camping place). Puls Open Air always brings local German artists and other international indie bands. This year, some of them are Ok Kid, Ilgen-Nur, Girl in Red, Juju, and more. Not to…

Top Concerts February

Top Concerts February

Saturday 1st: The Lucky Punch (Backstage). Rock, psychedelia, and rays of sunlight in your ears. Monday 3rd: Ride (Strom). The legendary shoegaze band from the 90s will present their last album, “This Is Not A Safe Place” produced by the DJ Erol Alkan.   Wednesday 5th: Stereophonics (TonHalle). If you had sung “Make me feel like the one” once in your life, you know this is the place to be. Thursday 6th: Hannah Williams & The Affirmations (Kranhalle). This soul band offers a look to the past with lyrics of…

Edited: Lower Dens cancel their European tour

Edited: Lower Dens cancel their European tour

EDITED: Unfortunately we can’t continue with our raffle for the Lower Dens concert as they have cancelled the European tour due to health problems. Here you can see the band’s announcement. One of the most amazing bands of the last decade is coming to Munich in the next month of January. If you don’t want to lose the opportunity to see the project of Jana Hunter, we have good news for you! We are giving away one double ticket for the Lower Dens show on the 20th of January at…

Top Concerts January

Top Concerts January

Monday 13: Evelinn Trouble (Cucurucu). Free entry. This creative multi-talent woman from Switzerland makes catchy songs with undeniable charm. Friday 17: The Düsseldorf Düsterboys (Rote Sonne). A good soundtrack for winter: sad songs and calm melodies in German. Sunday 19: Soviet Soviet (Milla). The Italian post-punk band makes perfect bittersweet songs that, as one of their songs says, are endlessly beautiful. Monday 20: Lower Dens (Milla Club) CANCELLED. Lower Dens makes incredible catchy synth-pop music. The powerful voice of Jana Hunter and their meaningful songs with political and social messages…

Win tickets for Mikal Cronin!

Win tickets for Mikal Cronin!

We were lucky to see Mikal Cronin in Barcelona at Primavera Sound (one of the best festivals in Europe) a couple of years ago, and we can only say it was magic. The North-American musician has a prolific career and has collaborated with Ty Segall, White Fence, and other amazing artists. His last album, Seeker, which arrives after a 4-years break and a crisis, was conceived in a cabin with some mountains as a backdrop and recorded with Ty Segall’s Freedom Band. With these credentials, you can only expect good…

Patti Smith comes to Munich next summer!

Patti Smith comes to Munich next summer!

Patti Smith is visiting Munich in the summer of 2020, specifically, the 19th of July, and we can’t be more excited about it. Musician, writer, poet… she is one of the most iconic figures of punk-rock. Albums like Horses are an important part of music history, and songs like Gloria, People Have the Power, Land: Horses or Because the Night are undeniable anthems. She will play at Tollwood festival in Olympiapark and the tickets are now on sale for 56,5 €. More information at the Tollwood website. *Header picture: Patti…

Upcoming concerts 2020

Upcoming concerts 2020

January: Monday 20: Lower Dens (Milla). (Edited: The show has been cancelled) The band of Jana Hunter comes back with a new album called “The Competition” about capitalism and its social consequences in our lives. Wednesday 29: Angel Olsen (Münchner Kammerspiele). The Northamerican diva will present her last album, All Mirrors. Her incredible voice and lyrics are incredibly charming, like a dream. Friday 31: Kevin Morby (Feierwerk) The Northamerican songwriter was supposed to play in November, but due to health problems he has postponed his concert to the end of…

Top Concerts December 2019

Top Concerts December 2019

Sunday 1st: Owen Pallett (Feierwerk). Known for the soundtrack of the video game Final Fantasy, this Canadian violinist and singer offer unique concerts accompanied by an orchestra. Unmissable! Monday 2nd: Altin Gün + San Antonio Kid (Muffatwerk). The Turkish band Altin Gün is always a good choice. The last time they visited Munich the tickets were sold out months before their concert and this time they had changed the venue because it happened exactly the same, so be fast and get your tickets before it’s too late! Tuesday 3rd: Giant…

Top Concerts in November

Top Concerts in November

November is always a synonym for music and concerts. Here are the top concerts for this autumn month: Saturday 2nd: Gaddafi Gals (Folks! Club). The Berlin trio makes rap and has a sharp tongue. A really good combination. Sunday 3rd: Iron Chic + Adult Magic + Uschi (Kafe Kult). Coming from the USA, the bands Iron Chic and Adult Noise make punk-rock with a 90s touch. Uschi are from Munich and will make some noise. Sunday 3rd: Why? (Feierwerk). Indie-pop, hip hop and psychedelia. What a combination! Monday 4th: The…