Mittwoch 20.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Lofi Lounge
Lofi-Lounge presents: The Transcontinental (Indie/Berlin) + Ronley Teper(Indie/CAN)
DJ Monophonic (Indie,Pop)

The Transcontinental

Zwei Schlagzeugerinnen, eine Bandmaschine, Bass, Gitarre, Gesang und elektronische Extras, dazu englische Texte mit doppelten Böden - The Transcontinental präsentieren sanft verschrobene, lakonische und hintergründige Songs aus ihrem neuen Album "Speak Chinese".

Band: Gitarre / Gesang: Sebastian Reuter Bass: Paul Pitula Schlagzeug: Catharina Behr & Caroline Weber 8-Spur-Tapes: R8


Ronley Teper

Ronley Teper's Lipliners began as a monthly residency at the legendary Tranzac club in Toronto. Teper invited a rotating roster of some of Toronto's finest musicians, animators, and video artists to publicly improvise around her songs and storytelling. This process has developed a body of work that touches on a wide range of stylistic influences from folk, funk, jazz, cinematic, theatric comedy and pop music and that listeners compare to artists like Tom Waits, Mary Margaret O'Hara, Frank Zappa, and Kate Bush.

Ronley was born in South Africa and grew up in Toronto. A musician and performance artist, she has been an active member in the arts scene for almost two decades. Over this time, she has recorded 5 independent LP's; composed, and performed works for puppet theatre in both Summerworks and Fringe Festivals in Toronto and Montreal; she has had musical placements in television, documentary films, advertising, and a few video games. In early 2010, she was invited as a guest speaker at the first TEDx talks in Bangkok, Thailand, and took the opportunity to organize vocal improvisation music workshops for middle school children in International Schools and to perform throughout the country. Since then Teper has participated in a variety of collaborations and artist's residencies from Reykjavik, Iceland, to Guadalajara, Mexico both performing and exhibiting works.


Ronley Teper

Children at heart who love comedic, poetic, theatric, yet at times serious storytelling alongside truly magical music, should prepare themselves for the surprising world of Ronley Teper and The Lipliners. The Lipliners began over a decade ago as a monthly residency in Toronto. Teper invited a rotating roster of some of Toronto’s finest musicians and then internationally to publicly improvise around her storytelling. This process has developed a body of work that press have compared to artists including Tom Waits, Mary Margaret O’Hara, Captain Beefheart, and Laurie Anderson.

Ronley was born in South Africa and grew up in Toronto. A musician and performance artist, she has been an active member in the arts scene for over two decades. Over this time, she has recorded 5 independent LP's; composed, and performed works for puppet theatre; she has had musical placements in television, documentary films, and a few video games. In early 2010, she was invited as a guest speaker at the first TEDx talks in Bangkok, Thailand, and then performed throughout the country. Since then Teper has participated in a variety local and international tours in parts of the US, Europe and collaborations and artist's residencies from Reykjavik, Iceland, to Guadalajara, Mexico.

What is a Ronley Teper and The Lipliners show like? Well Every show is different, Generally 3 or more musicians make up the core of a regular Lipliners show. Each show however is unique depending on the improvisors involved that day. For this upcoming tour in Europe Ronley will be accompanied by Pavel Cingl (CZ) violin/guitar and Tim Posgate (CA) banjo/guitar, with a rotating roster of guest improvisors joining throughout the tour in different cities. There are no rehearsals, with many of the works created right on the spot with Teper conducting and leading through vocals and storytelling, guitar and other toys.

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Youtube Playlist: zGaTdZH&index=2






"Performance is the key to understanding Ronley Teper. A multidisciplinary artist who's bounced around the Toronto scene since the early oughts, live performance, often improvised, is the tie that binds her many phases and iterations.” Now Magazine.

"Her hilarious lyrics are paired with theatrical vocal delivery, ranging from her high, squeaky, little-girl voice to a low, throaty growl. It's territory not commonly explored by female singers” Exclaim! Magazine

“The One and Ronley. Canadian Indie-singer/songwriter Ronley Teper has a unique sound that defies comparison with anyone, just saying she's got some freaky stuff happening melodically and sings like a wild thing, doesn't really prepare you for what you are about to hear". Swerve Magazine

“Ronley is a superfreak...I really like her music and her overall vibe." Jaymz Bee - Jazz FM

"Always entertaining, and nearly impossible to define.” The Partae

Donnerstag 21.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
City At Dark - Record Release Show
Aftershow: DJ HunkyDory & Alex Plush Anders

Nach der stürmischen „Hunt Like Lions“ EP (veröffentlicht November 2017 auf 8MM Musik) veröffentlichen City At Dark (ex-RÁN) nun ihr Debüt-Album über die neue Labelheimat Snowhite (Zoot Woman, The Sounds, Oum Shatt). Das in Berlin ansässige Duo setzt seinen ebenso künstlerischen wie derzeit wohl einzigartigen Pop-Entwurf gezielt fort.

Das mit spielerischer Brillanz und lasziver schwarzweiß Ästhetik aufwartende Duo - bestehend aus der Wiener Künstlerin Laura Landergott (Ja, Panik) und dem aus Tel Aviv stammenden Gitaristen Yair Karelic (Mystical Communication Service) - zieht den Hörer sowohl mit seinen bewusst reduzierten Beat- und Track Arrangements, den zahlreichen atmosphärischen Soundschichten, als auch der ausufernden Gitarren-Virtuosität stetig in seinen Bann. Wer die beiden bereits live, wie zuletzt beim Reeperbahn und Fusion Festival, erleben konnte, weiß um das sich umgarnende Zusammenspiel eines ungleichen und doch perfekt harmonisierenden Band-Paares, welches sich mit nahezu amouröser Leidenschaft instinktiv in den Tiefen ihrer Songs und Lyrics zu verlieren droht. Stets am Limit, bereit zum Experiment. Ihre musikalische Vision zelebrieren sie nun in zehn Songs. Hier treffen urbaner Pop auf zeitgenössischen Postpunk, Dark Wave auf Psychedelic Rock. Produziert wurde das Album zusammen mit Dirk Feistel (Black Rebel Motorcycle Club) im Studio X in Berlin.

21.11. Schokoladen
Doors 19:00, Support: 20:00, City At Dark 21:00
Tickets nur an der Abendkasse

Freitag 22.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
little league shows
little league shows & späti palace prsnt: Point No Point (the dropout patrol/soft grid) Record Release! + White Hand Gibbon (indie pop, I Drew Blank)
aftershow: Tear Pop to Shreds. Disco Not Disco Edition. (funk/postpunk/mutant-disco/indie/boogie...)

Späti Palace & Little League Shows present:

live: Point No Point (bln, Soft Grid/The Dropout Patrol) -> "Drift" LP Release Show!!!
+ White Hand Gibbon (dream pop, bln)

at Schokoladen. doors 19:00, bands 20:00! after 22:00: Tear Pop to Shreds djs (post-punk/funk/mutant-disco/...).
Point No Point is the latest musical project of sonic and lyrical adventurer Jana Sotzko (Soft Grid, The Dropout Patrol and many others). Drift is the first LP, six tracks of dense, rich and sonically adventurous music from Sotzko who can surely by now be dubbed one of the most original music composers working in Berlin today.

White Hand Gibbon is the solo project of Dominik Jureschko, who also plays in I Drew Blank. Since 2014 he's released off-kilter, folky dream-pop, which at first glance seems fragmentary, owing perhaps to the incorporation of field recordings, ambient passages and a certain bedroom-recording aesthetic. On second listening though, his new album "Songs About Cars" (Späti Palace) exposes itself as a lyrically aswell as musicially accomplished and intimate softcore-emo album, placing it somewhere between The Postal Service and the soundtrack of the film "Drive".

djs after the show: Tear Pop to Shreds: post-punk/funk/mutant-disco/... w/ t. & r. of Big Eater & Tanning Bats. event -> Tear Pop to Shreds. disco not disco edition.

Samstag 23.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
thirsty & miserable
JUMP & RUN (knowsum & J. Lauxen - HipHop / Weltraumpop / Knertz-Rap, Mainz) + Sir Serch + Kid Ikarus
Floppi Disk Re-Release Abend! (Froggi Records)

Nepumuk (alias knowsum von Luk&Fil, Sichtexot) und Ruff Tuff Tuff (alias Johannes Lauxen of knertz fame) bezeichnen sich selbst als zwei falsche Fuffziger. Dass beim Hantieren mit Beatgerätschaft und Mikrofon bei diesen beiden ein extrem echter Hunderter rauskommt haben sie wahrscheinlich von Anfang an selbst geahnt. Alchemie! Die Produktion dreckig, futuristisch, soulful, genau richtig schief und im wunderschönsten Gleichgewicht zwischen 'Vintage' und Weitergedacht. Die Texte ... was soll man sagen? Die sind einfach besonders ... aber "besonders? was is'n das für'n wort überhaupt ... besonders?" Selbst hören und auf dem Dada-Schaukelpferd mitreiten bitte!
Die erste Jump & Run MC »musik ist sich egal« kam 2015 über das lovely Knertz Kollektiv und erfreute Kennerherzen in Hinterstübchen all überall. Froggi Records freut sich aufs Äußerste, euch nun die 2. Auflage des Floppi Disk Releases "Theme Song"  präsentieren zu können. Shit is the bomb!

musikalischen sowie moralischen support liefern:
SIR SERCH + Kid Ikarus

Montag 25.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
thirsty & miserable
ZOO (Ritual tribal vital Voodoo-Noise, Indonesia) + Rully Shabara (of Senyawa - Solo)
Here comes the third European tour to discover these 4 wild animals ZOO.
pioneers of the challenging, confusing, mesmerizing Indonesian experience (since 2005)
which incite ecstatic, ethnic, sonic, hectic, frenetic dementia!
Esthete quartet ; Hardcore quatuor ; All mad all flame ; A breathtaking and vibrant discovery.
Original combo around RULLY SHABARA —from surrealist vocalist duo loco SENYAWA

Born in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia in May, 1982. Interested in exploring human voice as a medium of creation, andoral traditions,folkloric texts as subject of study. Exploring vocal range and textures in Senyawa, and develop conceptual music project in Zoo. Initiated numerous concept based projects around voices as main element. Recent works are focusing on creating systems to conduct random human voices into more systematic improvisations and now has extended to even more complex orchestral system.Have collaborated with many notable international musicians and artists such as Keiji Haino, Otomo Yoshihide, Rabih Beaini, Damo Suzuki, Bob Ostertag, Yoshida Tatsuya,Trevor Dunn,Jon Sass, DJ Sniff, Daisuke Fuwa, Greg Fox, and many more.
Mittwoch 27.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
thirsty & miserable
Grimény (Math-Rock/Space-Noise/Experimental, Berlin/Dresden/Essen) + Gaffa Ghandi (Instrumental Pseudoprogrock, Dresden/Berlin)

A band evolves out of their deepest love for letdown worship.
Permanent disappointment makes every musical particle a true 'Enttäuschung'.
Their music sprinkles the listeners front-side with the firmed sound of space spalling and wrung out measures, diffuse emotions and witty psyche.

One force, to split the earth, to divorce your parents, to transform the liberal patience of your isolated world into a dance of joyfully delayed destruction.

Donnerstag 28.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
M:Soundtrack presents: Odd Beholder (Sinnbus/ Schweiz) + We Will Kaleid
Thursdays = Great Music, Cheap Beer, New and Old Friends and best listening livingroom in town!

M:Soundtrack presents a great evening with our friends at Sinnbus Records!

 featuring Odd Beholder (Sinnbus/Schweiz) + We Will Kaleid + DJ Sinnbus


"Ich habe den Eindruck, wir haben ein seltsames Pop-Album aufgenommen, das bunt ist und nachdrücklich. Und das sich mit den eigenartigen Versuchungen unserer Zeit befasst - von Tinder zu KI, von Offline-Einsamkeit zu obsessiver Selbstvermarktung."

Odd Beholder, das Projekt der in Zürich lebenden Musikerin Daniela Weinmann, veröffentlicht sein Debüt-Album "All Reality Is Virtual". In den detailreichen aber präzise formulierten Stücken arbeitet Weinmann weiter an ihrer Version umarmender Electronica und melancholischer Popmusik. Wie auch auf den zwei bisher veröffentlichten EPs ist die Musik von ein Ausdruck von Enfremdung. Im Zentrum von Odd Beholder führt die Künstlerin akribisch Buch über die Merkwürdigkeiten der Welt um sie herum und adressiert diese in ruhigen und doch dringlichen Worten.


"I have the impression that we recorded a strange pop album, which is colourful and insistent. And which is about the strange temptations of our time - from Tinder to AI, from offline solitude to obsessive self-marketing."

Odd Beholder, the project of Zurich-based musician Daniela Weinmann, releases its debut album "All Reality Is Virtual". In the detailed but precisely articulated pieces Weinmann continues to work on her version of embracing electronica and melancholic pop music. The music, as on the two EPs released so far, is an expression of alienation. In the centre of Odd Beholder the artist meticulously keeps record of the curiosities of the world around her and addresses them in calm yet urgent words.

"All Reality Is Virtual' started by thinking about how much time I spend online. And in particular, on what," Weinmann reports. As a musician, especially in pop music, she has to look after her social media channels. And she is certain that she would not have any account on any platform if she were not an artist. "I have never learned to feel safe in an environment consisting only of images and words. Especially in an environment where, at least theoretically, everything I do and say is always and everywhere in the whole world accessible and observable, in which my traces will never disappear". As an introverted person, she can't understand how anyone can deal with it without compulsion.

we will kaleid // Die Band we will kaleid erschafft sich eine Welt, in der sowohl Pop, als auch experimentelles seinen Platz findet. Melancholische Texte treffen auf moderne Drumgrooves und Elektronik, die durch eigenwillige Arrangements und Sounds ihren ganz eigenen Charakter bekommen.


Check out >>> Sinnbus


Freitag 29.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
SONIC BOOM: ZIK ZAK (80's Punk-Darmstadt) & Eastie Ro!s (Punk - Bln)

ZIK ZAK - 80's Punk und ein bisschen NDW

Eastie Ro!s - Musik die nur laut gut klingt, Talent wird überschätzt! Wir machen Krach für den konservativen Punker. Ohne Proben ganz nach oben!

Samstag 30.11. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Sangesfreunde Martinsviertel (IndiChoir/Da) & Supernice KARAOKE vs. Wello's 80s Rausch
the burning party! again!

Die „Sangesfreunde Martinsviertel“ haben keine Goldkehlchen, aber den Lautstärkeregler auf Zehn. Traditionelles Liedgut ist nicht das Ding des alternativen Chors. Der bunte Haufen aus Darmstadts quirligem Martinsviertel pflegt mit seinen Laienstimmen eher Songs subkultureller Bauart: Sie schmettern Punknummern der DEAD KENNEDYS oder von BAD RELIGION, grölen Metallhymnen von PANTERA oder SYSTEM OF A DOWN oder huldigen Indieperlen von PJ HARVEY, FEIST oder den TALKING HEADS. Mit ihren dynamischen Auftritten auf Festivals, Theaterbühnen, der Straße oder auch in Nachtbussen haben sie sich schnell einen Namen erbrüllt – immer gemäß der Losung: Dynamik und Energie vor Wohlklang und Perfektionismus. Oder, um es mit den Worten von Chorleiter Axel Heintzenberg zu sagen: „Ihr musst nicht unbedingt richtig singen, aber immer lauter als der Nachbar.“ Ein schmetterndes Vokalereignis!


Montag 02.12. 20:00 Uhr Musik
M:Soundtrack Introducing: Sequoyah Murray (Thrill Jockey via Atlanta) + Marshall Vincent via NYC + Breezy via L.A. w/ 15 min intro to her story and works
Underground Berlin via the U.S.A. - new kids on the block -

Underground Berlin via the U.S.A.  >>

M:Soundtrack Introduces three young artists who now call Berlin their home. Sequoyah Murray via Atlanta, Marshall Vincent via NYC/Chicago and Breezy via L.A.  All came to Berlin with individual stories and careers until they landed here and we look forward to hear this in their music and a chat after the show but also we are interested in the red lines between them and what complexities bring them across the world, very much like I did 24 years ago. As a fan and a promoter I am very interested to welcome them all to Berlin and see what synergies can happen between artists, audience and other colleagues from the music landscape in Berlin. Come out and meet these artists and spend an intimate eve with us and give them a warm welcome.

Sequoyah Murray (Thrill Jockey)

At just 22 years old, Sequoyah Murray is crafting the kind of concise, singular musical statements that many artists strive for their whole careers. His mutant brand of modern soul is as deeply eclectic as it is instantly arresting, a quality that drew early comparisons to Arthur Russell. Like Russell, Murray has a boundless, playful approach to composition; an incredible breadth of vision balanced by concise editing. Futuristic electronics, West and North African influenced polyrhythms, gospel vocals and psychedelic Tropicália textures blend seamlessly, anchored by his astounding three-octave baritone. Before You Begin, Murray’s debut album, demonstrates the immense scope of his artistry. Composed, played and produced almost entirely by Murray himself, the album takes the listener on a deeply personal journey through youth.

Marshall Vincent // Many artists attempt to convey the nuances of intimacy in the modern age, but few are able to deliver a finished product that conveys both the sensuality and the frustrations involved so powerfully. Berlin-based singer/songwriter Marshall Vincent is someone belonging to the latter category, as demonstrated on his remarkable new EP Right Down.

While residing in the German capital, Marshall’s sound is very much informed by his time spent living in New York and Chicago. His work can most succinctly be described as neo-R&B, though influences ranging from classical to folk to electronic are all present – the uniting factor being a heavy focus on intimacy, heard with sultry clarity on the title track of his latest EP.

Intro to Breezy's story and works

Breezy’s latest release, MuLATTO MADness, is an R&B and soul-infused hip hop album that wanders through the consciousness of having complex racial and gender identities. With haunting baritone saxophone in “abOUT me (feat. Loud Lemons),” and the orchestral banger, “male FRAGILITY,” Breezy’s lyrical flow will get you fist-pumping and thinking at the same time. She is not only a rapper who can sing, but an artist who pushes the boundaries of how hip hop should sound.


Mittwoch 04.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Lofi Lounge
Lofi-Lounge presents: King Kuiper (Indie/Berlin) + Snow Forest (Indiefolk/Berlin)
DJ Team Berg & Tal (Indie, Electro, Pop)

King Kuiper

King Kuiper is an indie rock band based in Berlin. They started writing their first songs on a wall in their basement studio late 2016. Drawing influences from bands such as Joy Division, BRMC and The National, they released their first single in April 2019. Both melancholic and uplifting, “Is Chaos” has been described as a melodic song with a dynamic bass line, baritone vocals and honest existential lyrics.

Snow Forest

Snow Forest ist eine Berliner Band um die in Moskau geborene Singer/Songwriterin Tatjana Uschakowa. Ergänzt wird diese vom Nachlader Frontman Daniel Baumann an den Tasten. Auf den ersten Höreindruck erscheint die Musik sich in ihrer Traurigkeit zu verlieren, lauscht man jedoch genauer den Texten, so versprechen diese Aussicht auf Hoffnung. Live gibt es fast immer eine Überraschung und langweilig wird es bestimmt nicht, denn Snow Forest gibt es in wechselnder Besetzung: elektronisch, akustisch, solo oder mit klassischer Bandbesetzung. Ihre musikalischen Einflüsse verortet die Band zwischen Folk á la Mighty Oaks und Mumford and Sons und der Melancholie nordischer Singer/Songwriter (Teitur und Siggi Ármann). Im Moment befindet sich Snow Forest im Studio, um ihre erste EP aufzunehmen, welche im nächsten Jahr veröffentlicht wird.

Donnerstag 05.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
little league shows
little league shows prsnts: LIIEK (post-punk, bln, flennen) + MELLIE (noisy avant pop, le)

Little League Shows & Flennen prsnt:

LIIEK /// post-punk, bln, Flennen/ADAGIO830
& Mellie /// avant-noise-pop trio, le

at Schokoladen. doors 7pm, show starts around 8pm! aftershow-dj tba.
»Berlin’s LIIEK is a new three piece band of Flennen collective and Alle der Kosmonauten Crew - playing bleat cadenced austere post-punk. Their first release coming soon on ADAGIO830 and ads records!«

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»Straight out of their own imaginary Mid-90ies, Mellie is a new Noise-Pop-Trio ft members of FUN FARE and Molde that grinds up Baby Stereolab and Blonde Redhead into unforseeable mild-but-loud Avant-Rock-Songs. Their first EP named ‚Have Head’ will be out soon!«

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Freitag 06.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Punkfilmfest Berlin Booking
Die KellerRatten + Einkauf Aktuell


Samstag 07.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
little league shows
little league shows prsnts: Snøffeltøffs (garage pop, bln, Record Release Show!) w/ Die Cigaretten (proto pop, hh)

Little League Shows verkündet:


SNØFFELTØFFS (GaragePop // Berlin)
DIE CIGARETTEN (ProtoPop // Hamburg)
+ DJs

Am 06.12. erscheint mit "FROHNAU" endlich das zweite Album von Snøffeltøffs. Um das Release gebührend zu feiern, beginnen wir am 06.12. mit der Feier in Hamburg und bringen den 48h Magical Mystery Party Bus am 07.12. in den Berliner Schokoladen.

Um richtig zu eskalieren, werden uns die Bois Die Cigaretten vorher noch ordentlich einheizen. Diese veröffentlichen bereits am 15.11. ihr Debütalbum "Vibe Ride".

Was kann es schöneres geben!

07. Dezember 2019
Ackerstraße 160/170, 10115 Berlin
Doors: 19h | Beginn: 20h

Montag 09.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Punkfilmfest Berlin Booking
Newtown Neurotics + Hung Like Hanratty (Punk from UK)
show 8 pm, from 10 pm STRANGE TUNES ON MONDAY

tickets only at door

Mittwoch 11.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Fourtrack On Stage
WOW (Experimental Rock, Rom)

Intimacy as a sacred path, intimacy as a weapon, intimacy as a reaction, a nighttime ritual that becomes an eloquent but essential survival routine. WOW’s fifth album ‘Come La Notte’ (literally ‘Like Night’) is rooted in trying to figure out these questions, can night living keep protecting us? Is this where we can breathe fresh air and find our place in society?

To me, WOW, has always been the secret gem, one of the shiniest and most vital expressions of art coming out of Italy’s now disastrous political landscape. A reminder, if any needed, of the incredible tableau of music, cinema, experimentation, poetry and craft the ‘bel paese’ generated day in an out for years. Based in Rome and centered around the creative partnership of China Wow and Leo Non, WOW have been writing beautiful songs for years, assimilating and embodying the uncompromising spirit of their Pigneto neighborhood, the visual mesmerization and flickering lights of early Cinecittà, the ramshackle purity of rock’n’roll and primitive punk and the undeniable glory of the Italian 60’s canzone, where dream voices such as Mina and Patty Pravo were supported by otherworldly musicianship that could bring the listener to its feet with a single drum-roll.

Donnerstag 12.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Punkfilmfest Berlin Booking
Saturdays Heroes (Punkrock/Sweden) + Pornscars (Gragepunk/Bln)


Freitag 13.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
OFFBEATCLUB: Wood In Di Fire (GroovyJazzyReggae - Bln)
Aftershow DJ's Everything Crash spinning Jamaican Ska, Rocksteady and early Reggae on vintage 45s

Mit Jamaican Jazz und handfesten Reggae-Grooves bringen  Wood In Di Fire bei ihren Live-Sessions die Dancehall zum Toben. Was  als Jam-Projekt von Musikern aus verschiedenen Berliner Bands begann, hat sich zur festen Formation entwickelt. Doch  der Session-Gedanke ist  immer noch lebendig: Die Bandmitglieder und Gäste bringen die verschiedensten Einflüsse aus Reggae, Jazz, Ska, Latin und Afro-Beat mit und sorgen damit immer wieder für überraschende Kicks.

Auf zahlreichen Konzerten begeisterten Wood In Di Fire ihr Publikum mit ihrer außergewöhnlichen, interkontinentalen, musikalischen Fusion aus treibenden Reggae Beats und Jazzy Grooves.

Seit das Projekt im Jahre 2000 startete, spielt Wood In Di Fire traditionell im Berliner „Schokoladen“. Der bis heute monatlich stattfindende Reggae-Jam wurde schnell vom Geheimtipp zum etablierten Termin der Berliner Reggae-Szene.


Samstag 14.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
thirsty & miserable
duesenjaeger (Punk, Osnabrück) + Klotzs (Punk, Siegen)
danach DJ Hunky Dory

duesenjaeger - Seit der Gründung in der Silvesternacht 1999 ging es immer um Fernweh und Flucht aus einem unerträglichen Alltag. Emoll. Melancholisch, treibend und wütend. Deutschpunk, Punkrock mit deutschen Texten. Trotz fehlender Omnipräsenz: duesenjaeger nennt man, um diesen Musikstil zu umschreiben, in einem Atemzug mit muffpotter. oder auch Turbostaat. Viele Mailorder nutzen duesenjaeger als Referenz, um Emopunk zu definieren. Die musikalische Basis der Band liegt hörbar Genreübergreifend im Gitarrenunderground der 80er.
Ende 2008 ist dann vorerst Schluss. Loslassen, Hierbleiben sowie die Nähe und Verbundenheit zur DIY-Szene erhalten die Spielfreude der Band. Ohne viel Tamtam folgen duesenjaeger spontan Ende 2010 einer Einladung und spielen ein Konzert. »Es juckte uns wieder in den Fingern«. Mit der letzten Besetzung wird jetzt wieder geprobt, getourt, gehasst. Die eigenen Vinylreleases aus den letzten Jahren sind mittlerweile auf dem band-eigenen Label Grabeland Schallfolien wiederveröffentlicht.
Klotzs - Das Siegener Duo ist hierzulande spätestens seit der Splitsingle mit EA80 bekannt. Doch verbindet die beiden Bands nicht nur eine jahrelange Freundschaft und die Bretter der Bühne, die die Welt bedeuten. Denn auch der düstere Einfluss der Mönchengladbacher hat sich in den ausgeklügelten Texten und der Musik von Klotzs niedergeschlagen. Das ganze wird aber seit jeher durch eine ordentliche Prise Noisepop und innovativen Krautpunk zu einer absolut frischen und eigenständigen Note verdichtet.

Sonntag 15.12. 20:00 Uhr Musik
Open Stage
Schokoladen OPEN STAGE
play your songs unplugged!
starts between 8:30 and 9 pm. artists should arrive around 8 pm!

cozy athmosphere, perfect sound and support by our engineer, delicate tunes afterwords and delicious drinks!

Just you, perhaps a friend, not more than two instruments and two to four songs! no drums or bass amplifier!
just come over!

Montag 16.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
agrokultur presents: JULIUS GABRIEL (Saxophone+FX; P-Porto) + DENOM ME [experimental Pop; Leipzig]

JULIUS GABRIEL (Saxophone+FX; P-Porto)

The calming voice of a saxophone embraces us with deep drones that travel through otherworldly spheres. An homage to narcotics, operation theatres and superconscious expeditions.

DENOM ME [experimental Pop; Leipzig]

A sandwich-paper, in front of a riverhand. For pre-aged files, electronic music with viola admits to conquer the stage. Beautiful womens circumstances, with sparkling eyes in front of a veil of past sadness in overdone newmental form.

Mittwoch 18.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Lofi Lounge
Lofi-Lounge presents: Blondevillain (Indie/Berlin) + Izzy and the Black Trees (PL fuzz americana)
DJ Team Berg & Tal (Indie, Elektro, Pop)

Blondevillain (Indie/Berlin)

A Berlin based rock band that blends the black and white grittiness of a classic rock photo, with the vibrant colors of say, the Amazon or Tokyo at night.
Heavy grooves, expensive chords, and a voice to make your mother weep tears of joy is but one attempt at describing the band's music, although you can also have a go after listening to their single 24h Blackstar

Izzy and the Black Trees (PL)

Izzy & The Black Trees blend soulful americana with post-punk energy = fuzz americana. Founded by the singer and band leader, Izabela Rekowska who spent some time in London working-up her songwriting skills. The band have self-released their debut EP in September 2018. Currently, with the new fuzz infused single Picasso's Octopuss released, they are preparing to launch their LP in Jan/Feb 2020. Their live shows are full of punk and rock'n'roll energy.. "Izzy and the Black Trees bring a female lead energy that can be compared to early Blondie, Pj Harvey, Patti Smith band, mixed with fuzz guitar riffs and memorable lyrics & melodies"

Donnerstag 19.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
thirsty & miserable
URGE (Alternative HC, Hannover/Hardcorehausen) + SNOB CLUB (Noise-Rock-Trio, Aus/Ger)
danach DJ Al Burian (of Milemarker/Big Eater...)

Die Hannover Hardcore URGE-steine sind wieder da! Nach einer langen Pause hat sich URGE wieder zusammengefunden und mit ihrem Konzert im Sommer, haben sie wieder Blut geleckt.
Sie haben mit Bands wie Fugazi, MDC, Melvins, etc. gespielt und sind zusammen mit Bands wie Bad Brains, Black Flag, NoMeansNo, Victims Family, der Rollins Band und vielen anderen groß geworden.
Das beschreibt nicht ihren Musikstil, aber ihre Einflüsse!
URGE waren Gründungsmitglieder der Spirit-Family, einem Zusammenschluss von Hannoveraner Hardcorebands, die durch ihre Präsenz von dem Musikmagazin SPEX den Namen „Hardcorehausen“ bekam.
1990 sah das so aus:

SNOB CLUB (Bremen/Sydney) - Das deutsch-australische Noise-Rock-Trio Snob Club weiß, was es tut und was es lässt. Die drei Musiker werden Stücke ihrer Split LP mit Terra Flop sowie eine Reihe von neuen Werke zerstören.
w/ members of Party Diktator, Saprize, Terra Flop, Hinterlandt, Feedback Recycling, Buckethead etc. etc.

Freitag 20.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Punkfilmfest Berlin Booking
BNI (Punk from Malta) + CUT MY SKIN


Samstag 21.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
SONIC BOOM: Frogrammers & Not the Ones (beide Punk Rock aus Berlin)

Frogrammers Klingen wie ein Frosch unter ner Ramme. ------------> Sounds like a frog under a rammer.

NOT THE ONES from Berlin play simple power-pop punk with catchy melodies. NOT THE ONES aus Berlin spielen simplen Power-Pop Punk mit Ohrwurmmelodien.

Mittwoch 25.12. 19:00 Uhr Musik
TeBe Party mit Livebands & Djs
Dienstag 31.12. 20:00 Uhr Musik
Silvester-Coverabend w/ Big Eater, Van Urst, the Friedrich/Briel Experience... Soli für CADUS e.V. - ab 0:30 PARTY w/ DJ Elmo & Eggeschegge (Soul Punk Disco...)
Mittwoch 08.01. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Fourtrack On Stage
Tan LeRacoon (Glam/Rock, Hamburg) + Ben Osborn (Folk, Berlin)

präsentiert von ByteFM / Foto: Casa De Chrisso

Tan LeRacoon stellt sein neues Album "Funeral Tour Of Roses" vor!

This was was called Gothic Soul, Glam Dub, weird indie folk, psychedelic freestyle, baroque pop, a total piece of art, a punk rock Van Morrison. Tan would contradict it all. He is long enough in the game to know old school power pop to electronica, young enough to still have the urge and hunger to go out there and create something new. Welcome to the Funeral Parade Of Roses.

"Glamorous and mysterious" -Hanseplatte

Ben Osborn
Ben Osborn is a composer, poet and multi-instrumentalist. Already known as a composer for theatre and film and a lyricist and librettist, 2019 sees the release of his debut album Letters from the Border.

Channelling Leonard Cohen-esque balladry, Ben draws also from electronica, folk and 20th century art music. Ethereal string sections rise and fade, Björk-like beats skitter, Erik Satie piano chords drift into view: in less capable hands it might sound miscellaneous, but he weaves his disparate influences into textural tapestries that sound like nobody but him.

Sonntag 19.01. 20:00 Uhr Musik
Open Stage
Schokoladen OPEN STAGE
play your songs unplugged!
starts between 8:30 and 9 pm. artists should arrive around 8 pm!

cozy athmosphere, perfect sound and support by our engineer, delicate tunes afterwords and delicious drinks!

Just you, perhaps a friend, not more than two instruments and two to four songs! no drums or bass amplifier!
just come over!

Donnerstag 23.01. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Abdomen (punk/noise, nl) & The Vices [garage, nl]
Süper.Nice.Shows, COK Bookings & Management & Little League Shows prsnt:

ABDOMEN /// punk/noise/indie, nl
& The Vices /// garage, nl

at Schokoladen. doors 7pm, show starts around 8pm! aftershow-dj tba.
»Whereas the word ABDOMEN may make you think of guts or your failed sixpack, in this case it refers to three wayward guys from Friesland in the great north of the Netherlands. Energetic live shows live up to the band's name in all aspects. Raw, chaotic, unexpected, theatrical. Described as a mixture of punk, garage and grunge, what's important isn't how you choose to call it, but whether or not you bring earplugs to the show.
Abdomen accumulated solid live experience by supporting bands like Ex-Cult and BadBreeding, playing in Dutch festivals such as Popronde and Eurosonic and playing shows in the
UK and Norway. The debut album 'Emetophobia’ was released on Geertruida in September 2018, recorded in Leeds by producer Matt Peel (Pulled Apart By Horses, Autobahn, Eagulls,
Bad Breeding). An new EP will be released in September 2019.« ///

»The Vices arose at the end of 2018, playing their first shows as support for Yungblud and during showcase festival Eurosonic Noorderslag. Debut single So It Goes received a lot of love and airplay and was followed by a UK tour. With their refreshing take on rock, surf and garage they create their own sound, like a love baby of The Growlers and The Strokes.« ///
Samstag 08.02. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Solikonzert mit Schwach (HC/Bln) & Noxe (Punk/Pdm)

Auf dem zweiten Teil unserer Solikonzertreihe für von Repression betroffene Genoss*innen spielen die wunderbaren Schwach (PolitHC aus Berlin/ und NOXe (Anarchosoul/Punk/Riot-Swing aus Potsdam/ auf!

Einlasss: 19.00 Uhr - Beginn: 20.00 Uhr pünktlich!

Ab 22.00 Uhr Aftershowparty! Mehr Infos bald!

Samstag 15.02. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Ulf + tba.

Hauptsache man macht was
Präsentiert von OxFanzinezine und
Infos folgen >>

Sonntag 16.02. 20:00 Uhr Musik
Open Stage
Schokoladen OPEN STAGE
play your songs unplugged!
starts between 8:30 and 9 pm. artists should arrive around 8 pm!

cozy athmosphere, perfect sound and support by our engineer, delicate tunes afterwords and delicious drinks!

Just you, perhaps a friend, not more than two instruments and two to four songs! no drums or bass amplifier!
just come over!

Montag 09.03. 19:00 Uhr Musik
Florian Ostertag + tba.

Agentur AMADIS & Süper.Nice.Shows prsnts:

Florian Ostertag (Singer / Songwriter | Stuttgart)

Eigentlich wollte Florian Ostertag Erfinder werden. Deswegen studierte er zunächst, wie es sich für einen Schwaben gehört, Ingenieurwissenschaften. Seine Freizeit widmete er einer zweiten Leidenschaft, dem Schreiben von Songs. 2009 wollte er sich dafür ein Jahr Zeit nehmen. Statt in eine Ingenieurkarriere driftete Ostertag jedoch in gemeinsame Tourneen mit Philipp Poisel, der den Multiinstrumentalisten direkt als Bandmitglied verpflichtete. Es folgten sein Debutalbum “The Constant Search”, Auftritte bei TV Noir und zahlreiche Konzerte im In- und Ausland. Aus einem Jahr wurden zwei, aus zwei drei und mittlerweile sind es 10 Jahre, seit denen der charismatische Songwriter mit einer alten Bandmaschine und in Begleitung diverser Flohmarkttechnik durch die Lande zieht. Pünktlich zu diesem Jubilaum erscheint Ende 2019 offiziell sein neues Album „Flo and the Machine“, welches er im Fruhjahr 2020 auf die Bühnen bringt.