Suddenly the Streets are empty. There is plenty of room on the bike tracks, and its no problem to find parking space for your car. What has changed? Its Xmas and half of the Copenhagen population have gone back to the family in Jutland. I Guess they are playing “Driving home for Xmas”, on the way. Speaking of Xmas songs: I am dead tired of all these songs playing in Christmas. Its the only time of year, where you just have one kind of songs. And its the same, year after year. I am not looking forward to January, because I like the Christmas party´s and Holidays. Well anyway. Happy winter solstice – The days are getting longer again.
Xmas Blood for the 6th year in a row in Ungdomshuset. It will be bloody when the Muy Thai fighters enter the ring and get down to it. Its a Anti – Fa arrangement, and there are DJ´s in between the fights.
In Mayhem on Østerbro you can see the 1984 Cult film Repo Man. After the movie Plays Hola Ghost which is a Danish Rock band playing in style of Mexican Mariachi. This is the thing that will make your Wednesday a lot better. Bring Cash – No Cards.
Nulle is playing Clarinet and is now 81 years old. Here he is with Verdensorkestret, performing Jazz at Christianshavns Bådudlejning in the Canal. Mikael Simpson should drop by.
There is heavy duty Hip Hop at Loppen with the quartet of Diamond D, Sadat X, Large Professor og A.G. (D.I.T.C). This is really classic Hip Hop, with the best of the best, so get going and save your Xmas. After this you can go to the family party with no worries.
Support Concert for Rojava in Syria, that has been faced with an invasion from Turkey, and have had to flee their homes, farms and businesses. The support concert in Pumpehuset, will feature Savage Rose, Trypical Cumbria, Mizgin & Quartet and Nexø. There will also be speeches and Live Skype connection from Rojava.
Smoky Festival at Loppen when the Freetown Dub Festival are taking of with loads of Soundsystems, Dubs and old school Reggae. Its both inside and outside, so you can fire up on a cracker. Its the whole weekend Friday + Saturday.
Eluvietie is Swiss Folk/Metal, and they are performing in Amager Bio. The 9 person band includes a fiddle and flute. It also sounds a bit like some Eurovision song.
Another Danish Rap gang from the 1990´s is Den Gale Pose, with Jokeren in front. They are back at Lille Vega, giving you there old hits, and most probably with some guest on the stage.
Mary Nantayiro’s are performing with a New song Release Party. At Operaen it will be afropop, dancehall, reggae, afrobeat and everything in between! Bring Cash for entrance and Bar.
You can still get a ticket for Bikstok in Lille Vega. It will be a great Party with Dancehall Rhymes in the best style.
Don’t miss out this Brazilian Night at Operaen-Christiania. It will be a hell of a party.Samba da Gente, DJ Crisfenomeno and Group Estilo Faixa International will make you dance like never before. Cash Only at Operaen
Dale Smith Blues Trio is performing Old School Blues at Christianshavn Bådudlejning in the canal. As always it will be cosy and personal.
Tuesday 24th If you have nothing else to do, and you don´t like to stay at home, head for Den Grå Hal and the Juleaften here. An Abundance of free food, and performances by many different artists. It starts at 6 PM and Bring Cash.
After you have filled your stomach with the best food, you can go down to Riesen Bar in Vesterbro where they are having a DJ and good Company. A good occasion to get laid. 😉