PLEASE COME is a punch of Berlin-nightlife-nostalgia – a 536-page book of gig posters and memories from 12 years of Shameless/Limitless. Shameless/Limitless is an iconic force in the Berlin music scene. What began as an event series is now a record label, a booking agent, a festival organizer, and a publishing house. It’s all things … Read more Shameless/Limitless Records the Wild History of Berlin DIY Music in PLEASE COME
It’s going to be 13 degrees this weekend. THIRTEEN DEGREES. I never thought this would happen. Suddenly I feel inspired to start doing stuff and (most importantly) getting my groove on. You too? Here’s what’s raising the temperature this week in Berlin’s music scene. Bitteschön… Friday 3rd March Hawk @ Schokoladen Anglo-Irish moody post-rock-pop beast Hawk have … Read more Tom’s Gig Guide #13 – Hawk, Russian Graphical Sound, The Suffers and Cloud Nothings
Forget your ill-conceived detox – January wasn’t the most sensible time to start one, was it? Defrost your frozen heart and put on your dancing shoes. It’s time to party. Friday 20th January Adriano Celentano Gebäckorchester @ Marie Antoinette Antje Öklesund was one of Berlin’s best small live music venues and the host of many … Read more Tom’s Gig Guide #11 – Party Like An Italian
November’s only just begun and already Berlin has been witness to some classic gigs. The Fall’s repetitive chaos slayed a packed-to-the-rafters SO36 crowd on Wednesday whilst Jon Spencer and his band Boss Hog grooved it out last night. Since it’s getting bloody dark bloody quickly all of a sudden, now’s the perfect time to get … Read more Berlin Gig Guide #7: Doomy-Krautrock with a Mad Dose of Ambient-German-Jazzcore. Any Questions?