HomeBERLIN CALLING! Piranha Picks of the Week - Dabke Community


BERLIN CALLING! Piranha Picks of the Week - Dabke Community


Dabke Community Dancing @ Radialsystem V, see below

Thursday 27 SEPTEMBER

From Rumba and Tango to "Lollapalooza" + back – Argentine Onda Vaga touring their brandnew album # 5 – "Nuestras Canciones" – in Europe first

Where: Festsaal Kreuzberg, AmFlutgraben 2, 12435 Berlin // When: 21:30
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Meanwhile @ the other end of Kreuzberg – Alexander von Schlippenbach's Globe Unity Orchestra. See last week's picks for a glance down memory lane + info on some interesting pre-show neighborhood walk

Where: exploratorium berlin, Mehringdamm 56, 10961 Berlin // When: 19:00 ( Soundwalk ) / 20:00 ( Concert )
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"African Beats & Pieces"Monarch's monthly event showcasing old + new music from Africa and its diaspora – takes a ride to "Lusophone Lands" this time. With Lua Preta – video above – from Angola + Poland, Basy Tropikalne + DJ Mixanthrope

Where: Monarch, Skalitzer Str. 134, 10999 // When: 21:00
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"La Hafla"WOMEX 16 Showcase Act Acid Arab back in Berlin with their bubbling mixture of North African / Arab rhythms + melodies plus Western club culture! Support Zenobia + Simple Symmetry

Where: Gretchen, Obentrautstr. 19 – 21, 10963 Berlin // When: 24:00
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Brazilian singer Cida Moreira + Cancioneiro Queer have teamed up for "Unwürdiges Kabarett" ( Cabaret indigno ) – a programme of Weimar Republic songs, Chico Buarque, Caetano Veloso, David Bowie, Brecht / Weill + the like celebrating those likely to be considered unworthy by society – an homage to Brazil + international LGBTQ

Where: Ehemaliges Stummfilmtheater Delphi, Gustav-Adolf-Str. 2, 13086 Berlin // When: 19:00
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Monday 1 – Wednesday 3 OCTOBER

3 days of "The Grand Horrorshow" live on the Berlin stage for Konstantin Gropper's a.k.a. Get well soon's ambitious new album "The Horror" – melancholy old school crooning about the current state of affairs @

Where: Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg Platz, 10178 Berlin // When: 20:00 – Monday sold out, but some remainders possible
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Tuesday 2 OCTOBER

Seeed singer Dellé has teamed up with some like-minded peers for "Klub Kartell Live":

Where: Festsaal Kreuzberg, am Flutgraben 2, 12435 Berlin // When: 19:00
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Wednesday 3 OCTOBER

If THAT's not exactly the right way to celebrate Tag der deutschen Einheit, well – what is!?!?!? Medhat Aldaabal's + Ali Hasan's "Dabke Community Dance Workshop" – the next round @

Where: Radialsystem V, Holzmarktstr. 32, 10243 // When: 18:00 – 20:00
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Thursday 4 – Saturday 6 OCTOBER

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Everybody, left or right, against neoliberalism, capitalism + globalization – time to sort things anew. Uni Konstanz conference "Concerning Matters and Truths – Postmodernism's Shift and the Left-Right-Divide" @ Haus der Kulturen der Welt takes a look

Where: Haus der Kulturen der Welt, John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557 // When: 18:00 ( Thu ) / 9:00 ( Fri ) / 9:30 ( Sat ) – Admission free
Comprehensive programme + registration @ Uni Konstanz
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Forward in all directions!

Let's all get well soon

Your Piranhas indignos


Lead Photo: Dabke Community Dancing / Radialsystem 5

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