JIm Kroft - only one of our favoruite musicians ever - is currently in the middle of his first Headline German-wide tour. He has already played sold out veues in Hamburg and Köln, tonight sees him rock Munich, the day after Frankfurt and...read more
There is 1 very lucky BANG BANG BERLIN reader out there! We are giving you the chance to win a pair of tickets to the legendary Rock am Ring festival PLUS free overnight accomodation in the on-site, rather swanky, WARSTEINER village! The event takes...read more
Hey music fans out there! By now you will know that we are working together with Livebeats.com and do streamings for them here in our BANG BANG BERLIN Gallery. However they are usually up to very exciting stuff in their home town of Zurich - today...read more
On the 23rd of May comes the new album from Arnaud Rebotini, some of you may be creaming your knickers in excitement at the fact I just said that, some of you may not be so familiar, so to both crowds, I would like to fill you in on a little...read more
The eccentric French duo Nôze, well-known for their explosive fusion of dance with jazz, rock and world music, is back in business! After two crazy years on the road, they jumped right into the studio and are about to come out with a new...read more
Turbo Recordings, the well-known Montreal-based label founded by Tiga, came up with a brilliant concept to help the victims of the tragic events in Japan. They will donate 100% of the proceeds for all subscriptions sold up until May 1st to the Japan...read more
This Friday, the Berlin-based SUNST. Brothers will host the third edition of Séance - a series of acoustic concerts - at their very own SUNST. STUDIO.
For every event, graphic desigers Sebastian and Tobias Amberger - well known for...read more
Following last night's triumphant victory at the Grammys where their third album, The Suburbs, scooped up the celebrated, Album Of The Year, award (in your face everyone else!), Arcade Fire will be in Berlin this wednesday to debut to the Berlinale...read more
What a week for music in Berlin! French talent galore, Yelle, will be returning on thursday to Berlin's Ritter Butzke after her DJ spot at the Kitsuné party at the end of last year to present live tunes to the masses alongside...read more
The multi-media artistic duo, You're Only Massive, are very proudly presenting a show at Mitte's KAFFEE BURGER where they will play alongside Hinterhof Hifi.
As always with such a hyperactive D.I.Y band, You're Only Massive have also...read more
Oxford native, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, or TEED as he seems to be known to those 'in the know', has got an absolutely unique taste in tunes for someone of his age. Not only that, he also makes tunes (and remixes - check his...read more
Tiefschwarz are absolutely as staple to Berlin's club scene as the TV Tower. So it is without a (schwarz/black) shadow of a doubt that german designer, Michalsky, asked the pair to compose the music to accompany his latest collection on...read more
The head honchoess of my fav electronic music PR company, Tailored Communications, Melissa Taylor, has put together a christmas mixtape (with the help of the very skilled, Exercise One) which features the artistes she helps to put out to the...read more
Yes - you read that right. The celebrated film and TV show director whom has previously helped to musically curate the soundtrack to his cult TV-series, Twin Peaks, has now turned his hand to release a new electronic track, Good Day Today on...read more
Anyone who knows me either in the flesh or via the many social platforms that I spread myself over will know how much I ADORE UK 'punk' band, X-Ray Spex, and how I would happily place their front lady, Poly Styrene, atop my Christmas tree as one of...read more
With a mere 48 hours and counting until the Ritter Butzke pays host to one of the best one off parties of the year thrown by Kitsuné to celebrate their 10th compilation (hooray!), headliners and swedish music biz heartthrobs, Lo-Fi-Fnk,...read more
The Kitsuné party is just days away - read this interview with Finnish grrrls, LCMDF, to see just why they heart Berlin and what to expect from them at Ritter Butzke this friday!
BB: Firstly - could you please be so kind as to explain...read more
As promised to you last week dear reader, please feast your eyes on the secound round of the countdown to the Kitsuné party I'm having in my bedroom (headphones and comb singing are a must to gain access!) - an interview with the french...read more
It's not very often that the fruits of labour from a BBC Sherlock Holmes style culture hunt are anything but stand out in their presentation but I must say that the broadcasting corporation whom are responsible for everything from the first drones...read more
Ahead of the Kitsuné party on November 26th at Ritter Butzke to celebrate the highly anticipated 10th Kitsuné compilation, I'll be spending the next few weeks pawing at the live acts on the bill to bring interviews straight to your...read more
Arriving last night at Berlin's Radial System V it was glaringly obvious that the night ahead which was to be headlined by 80's synth pioneers, The Human League, was very lovingly provided to us, the adrenaline anticipating audience, by none other...read more
The Berlin based dreamy krautrock kids, Eagle Boston, who sway skillfully between psychedelia, new wave and disco have released a video from their forthcoming album, Papertrees, which sees the use of stop motion video in paper being taking to new...read more
I am 100% confident that I speak for the packed house last night at Festaal Kreuzberg when saying that Warpaint were absolutely one of the most compelling, magical and passionate set of musicians to have graced the humble floorboards of that stage...read more
Last saturday I piled myself into Columbiahalle to pay witness to an array of bands brought to the young punks of Berlin by popular skate brand, Vans.
To my personal surprise and adoration, Pulled Apart By Horses, a band from the UK,...read more