What we see, what we do and who we meet: it usually happens right in our neighborhood. These little randoms make up most of our lives here in Berlin. With every little piece of the puzzle we hope to get closer to portraying an authentic picture of the city.

Arcade Fire at Michelberger’s Tiki-Taka

19.06.2014

The Span­ish foot­ball team seems to have had enough of the usual Tiki-Taka and decided to take an early break from the World Cup while the rest of us are just com­ing up to get the party star­ted! So Tiki-Taka it is, and of course, where else would we be but at the glor­i­ously dec­or­ated

WEBOOGIE 2ND BIRTHDAY x A’MILLION FRIENDS FESTIVAL RECAP

04.06.2014 · 2 comments

Last Fri­day, the freshly opened YAAM was packed, sweaty and full of good vibes til the morn­ing hours. If the legendary 2nd birth­day of the amaz­ing WEBOOGIE crew and the re-opening of YAAM was a taste for what’s to come this sum­mer, we’re highly excited. There are no words to describe the feel­ing — from the first per­son

10 Things To Do When Your Parents Visit You In Berlin

28.05.2014 · 4 comments

I’ve been liv­ing in Ber­lin for almost 7 years now and my par­ents have not once decided to visit me (they have actu­ally phys­ic­ally been to Ber­lin, but never for the sole pur­pose of spend­ing a hol­i­day with me). They seem to like the com­fort of their home too much to come around and spend a couple of

Volksentscheid Tempelhofer Feld und die Zukunft

19.05.2014

The 25th of May is the day were Ber­liners will be able to vote for or against build­ing on the Tem­pel­hofer Feld (along with the EU par­lia­ment, but that’s for another niche blog to cover). As you may know, we think this is a very rare chance of being part of Ber­lins future. Since most people who
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Favorite Eateries in Kreuzberg & Neukölln 2014

06.05.2014 · 3 comments

Ber­lins rise in pop­ular­ity and the steady growth of an inter­na­tional and very well fed com­munity has nur­tured a new culin­ary cul­ture in the city. New res­taur­ants, bars and concept eat­er­ies have been pop­ping up all over the place and they’re not exclus­ively döner or bur­ger joints for the budget food­ies any­more. Nowhere as much as
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1st of May 2014

05.05.2014

May­day may­hem: every year, the first of May is the ded­ic­ated kick-off of the legendary Ber­lin sum­mer sea­son. And what a kick-off it was: per­son­ally, I spent most of my time in a deli­ri­ous state at the annual Luzia rave. But, lucky for me (and my party­ing), Mar­tin roamed the streets and took plenty of beau­ti­ful pic­tures in
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SAMMELKARTEN #7

30.04.2014

After a long break The Sam­melkarten are back with their 7th edi­tion. Get your pack­age and start to col­lect and share these beau­ti­ful small ber­lin per­spect­ives by Jan Herd­licka. Like his page and order a free set! If you are lucky, you can even find a print in there.
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Leipzig: On An Entirely Different Scale

17.04.2014 · One comment

There is a proven cycle of city-hype and the for­mula goes some­thing like this: The mar­gin­al­ized, the poor & cool artists take over a shitty and eco­nom­ic­ally flawed neigh­bor­hood, trans­form it into a “cre­at­ive hub”, estab­lish bars, cafés, gal­ler­ies and bring all their ter­ri­fy­ingly cool look­ing friends to the party. Then, after a while, the wealthy
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A MILLION AT LUZIA

15.04.2014 · One comment

The Luzia bar on Orani­en­straße has always been a wet and wild place for parties, so without hes­it­a­tion, we jumped on the chance to actu­ally host our own night. Back in 2012 we star­ted our A MILLION series with a tight crew and the inten­tions to get fucked up with our friends. No man­ners, no reg­u­lar­it­ies, really bad
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New Berlin: Refugee Camp Oranienplatz

09.04.2014 · 7 comments

When I stepped out of my door last even­ing, a fly­ing rock missed my face only by inches. I looked around the corner to see hooded Antifa riot­ing on Reichen­ber­ger Straße. At first I thought I had missed the 1st of May. I finally summed up the moxy to go and see what was hap­pen­ing and asked a passerby. “The Antifa is
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Springtime Blues II

07.04.2014 · One comment

I’d men­tioned before how weird it is to feel spring creep­ing up. Nev­er­the­less, it’s more fun than ever to snap­shot the shit out of the city. The past month was very effect­ive in terms of “dusty light” and cherry blos­soms. So without fur­ther ado, here’s a per­spect­ive on our col­lect­ive spring­time blues that isn’t so blue-ish
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“PROJEKT U-BAHNTÜREN”

05.04.2014

The east­ern seg­ment of Ber­lins U1 around the sta­tion “Schles­isches Tor” (built in 1901) is the old­est part of Ber­lins metro sys­tem and prob­ably one of the most vivid ones as well. If you hap­pen to enter a wagon at “Warschauer Straße” and ride through the urban jungle of Kreuzberg 36 (espe­cially in sum­mer time when
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Springtime Blues

02.04.2014 · 3 comments

I cooked up a the­ory. It’s about a gen­eral fatigue in my circle of friends. Every­body feels bummed out this spring­time, and I won­der why that is. We’ve got break-ups, new jobs and pro­jects, def­in­itely nice weather. Change is hap­pen­ing! That’s mostly good, isn’t it? We’re either get­ting older or the frowns are jus­ti­fied. Everybody’s talk­ing about tak­ing
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Schillerkisses

31.03.2014 · 2 comments

The Schillerkiez is all about the left-wing(ed) top­ics and gentri­fic­a­tion issues. We had a couple of mem­or­able kisses back in our Schillerkiez post (I don’t think any of them are left though), but these pic­tures were taken very recently in the hood. I’ll take the “Anti­fart” tag with a grain of salt; I kinda hope someone bought their