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After The Fireworks

The streets are littered with the remains of the orgasmic New Years ritual. The smell of spent fireworks is so present that one can imagine smoke rising from the garbage strewn roads. But smoke never hovers over Berlin for long and soon the garbage will be wiped away by sobered up workmen made more efficient by the lack of snow and ice. ...

Color Coded Cat Calls

As I was riding from Mitte to  Prenzlauer Berg last night feeling giddy from the warmth of the night I came across the sight that always brings me to my senses....

Sweet Sensory Overload

It's been a while since I've been in the dancehall so I forgot the amount of energy required to be fully present at a solid sound system show.  Major Lazer is a...

Dirty Danny Brown

The problem with talent is that you can't control who gets it. Which means you may not like what people choose to do with it, but you can't deny it.  I kept tel...

Splash Festival

After years of living in Berlin and traveling back to the states for festivals, I finally had my first German music festival experience.  Since my opportunity t...