Martin Parr: Souvenir

Martin Parr: Souvenir

Travelling is not something exclusive to rich people anymore. Nowadays almost everybody can travel and visit places that several years before were only accessible for a privileged few. The low-cost companies and the free market made that possible. Martin Parr is an exceptional photographer who shows the details of the common life with sarcasm. In the Souvenir exhibition, he shows how human beings behave while they are traveling. Some of the famous pictures the tourists made when they visit a new place are shown here from another perspective. The exhibition shows about 200…

Hochzeitskapelle, the perfect music marriage

Hochzeitskapelle, the perfect music marriage

When you see an event with the word Hochzeitskapelle (wedding chapel) and the Oktoberfest is involved your imagination only can think about a wedding like the ones celebrated in Las Vegas. Nothing further from the truth. Hochzeitskapelle is a band that plays songs they found in Munich, New Orleans, and Trinidad with intensity and affection. They play instruments like viola, tuba, trumpet, trombone, banjo, drums and harmonium without singing, reinterpreting songs of Sun Ra, Lali Puna, Françoise Hardy, Lee Perry and a long etc. They will play in Oidn Wiesn, the…

Sofa Sessions: Kid Be Kid + Listen to Leena + Salmon Wins

Sofa Sessions: Kid Be Kid + Listen to Leena + Salmon Wins

Sometimes Mondays are tough, and sometimes Tuesdays are even tougher. But we know the antidote for not complain about any day of the week. Every Tuesday the music is the protagonist at the Sofa Sessions, with local and international bands. This week we host Kid be Kid, the project of a Berliner artist who sings, plays piano and beatboxes at the same time, without loops or pre-recordings. She will be presenting her debut album called Sold Out, plenty of unique music pieces that go from calm to powerful melodies. The band Listen to Leena…