Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Mildred Hayes is a mother who rents three billboards to draw the attention about the unsolved crime of her daughter. This is the plot of the film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, a drama and a black comedy starring by Frances McDormand as Hayes and also  Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell in the cast. The screenwriter and director Martin McDonagh won the Golden Globe for Best Screenplay for this film. It also has received other awards at the Golden Globe, such as Best Actress for Frances McDormand and Best Motion Picture, among others,…

Vintage Rennrad Markt by Veloterie

Vintage Rennrad Markt by Veloterie

Someone said once that bikes are for the summer. Here in Munich bikes are for every season of the year, if you have the right bike or the right wheels (or if you are not scared of cold temperatures). The city is pretty flat so going by bike is easy and it has a huge bike lane route that covers almost every corner. Apart from the advantage of taking care of the environment and don’t contaminate the air, you save money, make exercise, and even get tanned when the sun…

Shorts Attack: Sex and insanity

Shorts Attack: Sex and insanity

Sex sells. Everybody knows that. Once I heard that two things rule this world, one is money and the other is sex. I like to think that other emotions and things are more important, but this affirmation may be true if we look around. In any case, sex is something that interest everybody. Is healthy, is pleasant, is funny and good for your skin as some people say. But it has also its dark side, can be used as a way of power or get people addicted to it. A new…

Capsula

Capsula

Energy and rock’n’roll is what defines the music of Capsula. The Argentinian couple, formed by Martin Guevara (frontman & guitarist) and Coni Lisica (bass) (now a trio with the drummer Guantxe) create an immersive atmosphere where psychedelia, long riffs, garage, and glam-rock are included. They had toured all over the world and shared the stage with Iggy Pop or Pearl Jam and played in festivals like SXSW or FIB. With such a career, they had built their sound from their live concerts and their time at the studios, improving it until…

Kunst, Kaffee & Kuchen “Kiki Smith: Procession”

Kunst, Kaffee & Kuchen “Kiki Smith: Procession”

One of the best things of Germany is its tradition of Kaffee & Kuchen (Coffee & Cake). Like the tea and biscuits for the British, the time for a coffee and a piece of cake is a sweet treat perfect to satisfy your hunger during the time between lunch and dinner. Haus der Kunst proposes a gastronomic and artistic afternoon with a guided tour of the Kiki Smith‘s exhibition Procession, and an afternoon snack at the Goldenen Bar. You only have to choose a hot beverage and a piece of cake…

Kehraus: The Black Madonna

Kehraus: The Black Madonna

At this point, you may know who is The Black Madonna if you are an electronic music lover. The Chicago’s based artist began her career as a resident at the Smart Bar, one of the oldest independent venues in the USA, and since then she had been growing as an artist and playing in some of the best venues and festivals around the world. Her knowledge of the dancefloor and her style full of enjoyment make her sets something really special that connect with the audience in multiple ways. She…

Call Me By Your Name

Call Me By Your Name

Some critics have said that Call Me By Your Name is one of the most beautiful films of the past year. The movie, directed by Luca Guadagnino, had been nominated for the Oscars as the best picture of the last year, and also was nominated for the Golden Globes. The film received very good reviews in its world premiere at Sundance on January 2017, as well as in other festivals around the world like the Berlinale. Luca Guadagnino completes with Call Me By Your Name his trilogy of desire, which began with…

Top Concerts in March

Top Concerts in March

March is the month when the spring begins and as the flowers begin to bloom, the concerts fill the calendar, especially the first day of the month. Let’s see what is going on this month in terms of music. Thursday 1st: Alvvays (Ampere). Sweet twee-fuzz pop to dance with your partner. Thursday 1st: Ghostpoet (Feierwerk). An unusual rapper that talks about refugee crisis and other meaningful topics. Thursday 1st: Chicos de Nazca + Ippio Payo (Import Export). Psychedelia and rock. Thursday 1st: The Babe Rainbow (Unter Deck). Music for feeling like…

U.K. Subs

U.K. Subs

U.K. Subs are a legend for punk rock lovers. They began their history in 1977, first as an R&B band called The Subversives, and some short time after, as the punk band U.K. Subs, inspired by The Damned. Charlie Harper is his founder and his singer and also the person responsible for keeping the flame and the spirit of the band through the years. The first guitarist of the band Nicky Garrat, and he wrote the most successful albums reaching the top ten in UK with Brand New Age and…

Ritournelle: Modeselektor, Fatima Al Qadiri & many others

Ritournelle: Modeselektor, Fatima Al Qadiri & many others

Ritournelle means a night of advanced electronic music. If there is something that this kind of music has, is the quality of getting the people together, even when everyone is dancing on their own. Sometimes the beats and sounds connect the souls, keeping away frontiers of any kind. The Senegalese artist Fatima Al Qadiri (DJ-Set), who was raised in Kuwait, is one of the key figures in the new queer-pop movement and explores concepts of culture and gender. Modeselektor (DJ-Set) is a collective formed by two-thirds of the band Moderat, an experimental…