Summary: An insiders' view of all things Berlin, Germany from a Californian expat. Videos of events, bike rides, architecture, and personalia.
Kreuzberg totally pwns Neukölln in a snowball fight at Görlitzer Park.
While big and wealthy cities in many parts of the world challenge the limits of possibility by building gigantic hotels with fancy shapes, erecting sky-high office towers or constructing hovering philharmonic temples, Berlin sets up a decent mountain. Its peak exceeds 1000 metres and is covered with snow from September to March…a talk at TEDx Kreuzberg.
Soundhack performs a rare live set for the 20th anniversary part for Hardwax records in WMF.
Mauermob at Checkpoint Charlie, Group 131, Friedrichsstr./Zimmerstr. Raw video. What a night!
Timm.de interviews Rik Mayda and Jörg Becker about the Mauermob happening on November 9, 2009 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall.
Another high-energy international Hustlaball comes to Berlin. This year's stars includes the super sexy Logan McCree.
"International Action Day "Freedom not Fear 2009 – Stop Surveillance Mania! on 12 September 2009 A broad movement of campaigners and organizations is calling on everybody to join action against excessive surveillance by governments and businesses. On 12 September 2009, concerned people in many countries will take to the streets, the motto being "Freedom not fear 2009 – Stop Surveillance Mania!". The Piraten Partei was massively represented with DJ Tanith on the decks throughout the parade and into the night...
Soundstream lays down a New York City set of house+disco at Water Taxi Beach.
On September 5th 2009 FOLSOM EUROPE took place for the sixth time. From 12 noon until 9 pm Europe's Leather&Fetish scene presents itself in the area of Fuggerstr. / Welserstr in Berlin-Schöneberg. At the Street Fair visitors will find associations, nightclubs, bars and enterprises of the Berlin and the European scene as well as sponsors from FOLSOM EUROPE. Well known DJs of the European club scene will perform live gigs. General pigginess was in high supply!
Gloria Viagra and Squeezebox rock the house at the LesbiSchwul Parkfest in Friedrichshain.