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BERLIN CALLING! Piranha Picks of the Week - Gypsy Rege

Thursday 19 OCTOBER – PIRANHA SPECIAL



Selma Uamusse – the voice of the next generation of Mozambique; more here

Where: Prachtwerk, Ganghoferstraße 2, 12043 Berlin // When: Thursday 19 OCTOBER, 19:30
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Thursday 19 OCTOBER



Louis Thomas Hardin a.k.a. Moondog interpreted by Iwan Gunawan and his Gamelan ensemble with Stefan Lakatos - a match quite obviously made in heaven! Kick-off of a series of five "Raung Raya" - a series of five concerts of Indonesian music

Where: Berghain / Panorama Bar, Am Wriezener Bahnhof, 10243 Berlin // When: 20:00
Very limited group tickets for all five concerts available @ Resident Advisor
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Friday 20 OCTOBER

Did the trailer for the programme‘s premiere in Berlin fail to meet the fire protection terms in time, too – or what? Let‘s have a look @ at the trailer for the follow-up gig in Rotterdam then:



A little cheesy, maybe – but certainly first class musicianship! „Tales of Anatolia“ - not @ De Doelen, but @

Where: rbb – Großer Sendesaal, Masurenallee 8-14, 14057 Berlin // When: 20:00
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Saturday 21 OCTOBER

Berlin weekend must-attend overkill – so let‘s just do it in the mix:

Everlasting Soft BoyRobyn Hitchcock carryin‘ the the torch of Psychedelic Folk:



Where: Monarch, Skalitzerstr. 134, 1. Stock, 10999 Berlin // When: 19:00
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Coldcut touring their latest dub release „Outside the Echo Chamber“

Where: Gretchen, Obentrautstr. 19-21, 10963 Berlin // When: 19:30
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WOMEX 2005 showcase act Marcelo D2 doin‘ it the Brazilian way

Where: YAAM, An der Schillingbrücke 3, 10243 Berlin // When: 21:30
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And afterwards some dancing ‘til the morning comes @ „African Acid is the Future“ with Gilb'r b2b DJ Sotofett

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Where: Festsaal Kreuzberg, Am Flutgraben 2, 12435 Berlin // When: 23:00
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Sunday 22 OCTOBER



If this doesn‘t get you – nothing will! Straight from Transylvania‘s central planes – Banda Palatca and the full monty of utter Hungarian Soul:

Where: Badehaus Berlin, Revaler Strasse 99. 10245 Berlin // When: 19:00
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Monday 23 OCTOBER – PIRANHA SPECIAL



The younger generation of Balkan Brass drives the genre to the next level! Global urban Crossover is the order of the day – for our upcoming superstars from Serbia, the Marko Markovic Brass Band just as for everybody else in the world. Marko‘s debut concert in his own right – spells „Paaaaarty“!!!

Where: Badehaus Berlin, Revaler Strasse 99. 10245 Berlin // When: 20:00
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Tuesday 24 OCTOBER – Sunday 20 OCTOBER

We personally of course would ne-ver! Not even for the sparkling interviews and enthralling reports. Yet since freedom, to paraphrase proto commie Rosa Luxemburg‘s famous dictum, is always, and exclusively, freedom for the one who likes to handle these things differently – there you go:

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Where: Spektrum, Bürknerstr 12
12047 Berlin // When: For the full programme see here
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Wednesday 25 OCTOBER



Heaven is not just in her name – Maria do Céu Whitaker Poças, called quite rightfully just Céu, the undisputed champion of contemporary Brazilian Singer / Songwriter Pop

Where: YAAM, An der Schillingbrücke 3, 10243 Berlin // When: 19:00
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Thursday 26 OCTOBER – Saturday 28 OCTOBER



For once the original promo text – for there is no way to improve on it, not even here: „Based on the gloriously unhinged television interview from 1986, the opera’s text is a direct transcript of Melvyn Bragg's wine-soaked interview with the British painter. The original broadcast sent shockwaves through the art world, and became an instant classic. The pair discuss death, sexuality, and booze, as Bacon rips into the art world and lays bare his own incredible philosophy of life“. Sound interesting? „The Francis Bacon Opera“:

Where: Acker Stadt Palast, Ackerstraße 169/170, 10115 Berlin // When: 20:00
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EXHIBITION OF THE WEEK

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October 25 marks the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution - an upheaval that changed everything so fundamentally that it drove a wedge through mankind forever, most likely. What good of it? What bad? With "1917. Revolution.", Deutsches Historisches Museum takes an indepth look look at both the initial events and the consequences it had for the world and a couple of European countries in particular

Where: Deutsches Historisches Museum, Unter den Linden 2, 10117 Berlin // When: Until Thursday 15 APRIL 2018
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And a little dip into the vaults for a special

ENCORE OF THE WEEK

The bestest and wackiestest devil ever:



„An Evening with Terry Bozzio“ - probably for something quite different altogether:

Where: Lindenpark, Stahnsdorfer Str. 76, 14482 Potsdam // When: Thursday 26 OCTOBER, 20:00
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Lead Photo: Marko Markovic Brass Band

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