Robert Soko's BalkanBeats are worldwide renowned for crazy parties with maximum danceability. Bosnian mixmaster Robert Soko started the parties in Berlin and puts now Eastern Europe on the club DJ map all over the world from Paris, London, New York, Melbourne to Tokyo. He observes carefully what actually gets the dancefloor bumping, so tracks of the Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra are regularly played at BalkanBeats parties. It's no surprise that the brandnew record "Gipsy Manifesto" will be premiered on the BalkanBeats party at LIDO Berlin on Saturday the 9th of November. Come down, catch a BalkanBeats fever and dance all night long.
Check out Robert Soko's BalkanBeats November tour dates:
02. 11. 2013 - EL BARRIO - TORINO | ITALIA
09. 11. 2013 - LIDO - BERLIN | GERMANY
15. 11. 2013 - ARTISTA KLUBAS - VILNIUS | LITHUANIA
16. 11. 2013 - DUBROVNIK - HELSINKI | FINLAND
29. 11. 2013 - KORIYAMA - FUKUSHIMA | JAPAN
30. 11. 2013 - FAI AOYAMA - TOKYO | JAPAN
Piranha just moved into a new office into the Viktoriahof in Kreuzbergstr. 30, 10965 Berlin. We have finally arranged our seating plan and unpacked all moving boxes, so that we all can get back to our daily business.
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Bang on time for the opening of Berlin Music Week,
Piranha Musik has completed in cooperation with
the Berlin Music Commission the sixth in a series
of compilations for the Berlin Music Commission,
"Listen to Berlin 2013/2014". Again a sparkling
collection of artists and styles reflecting the
vast variety of pop, world and electronic music
flowering in the fertile compost of Berlin's
creative topsoil. These CDs have been presented to
industry specialists and investors from Shanghai
to New Dehli, Sao Paulo, Cannes, Austin and other
farflung locales, giving an up-to-date overview of
Berlin's musical goings on. The latest compilation
will be officially presented at special networking
event in cooperation of Berlin Music Commission,
Landesinitiative Projekt Zukunft and french
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