almost summer and the Festivals and Street Party’s are booming.
start with The Bllom Festival on Nature and Science in Søndermarken.
Loads of talks will make you a much more Knowledgable person
You can also get a lot wiser on Design in the 3 days of design in
Copenhagen this weekend. Its not only Danish but a lot of
more clever on beer at the Beer festival at Lokomotiv Hallen. Near
Vesterbro. 1200 different Beers. What’s not to like.
Blågårds plads there is a new event: That is a cargo Bike race
around the Square, and the participants have to carry a plate of
Smørrebrød on the bike ride. Sounds both entertaining and funny.
Another Street Party is Enghave Plads in vesterbro. Last
year I had a good time, so why not go for it this year. Local Bands,
Beer, Barbecues and a Flea market.
Refshaleøen Engage Festival I happening. Starting at 1 pm with DAD
and ending late evening with Magtens Korridorer. There is three bands
in between these two Highlights. They make sure to start with the
selling name first, so people come and bye beer.
next weekend its four days of Distortion. So keep calm and hurry up.
In Byhaven by
Pumpehuset, there is Beatmakers, that are sampling and uses all sorts
of instruments. I am not really sure of the genre, but its your
chance for some free music on this Wednesday.
Ishibashi is a Japanese singer-songwriter and musician. A bid weird
sounds, and abrupt rhythms and experimental sounds. Like the No wave
scene of 1980´s NYC scene.
Its at Alice in Nørrebro
against Racist is a very important event on this Thursday. Its at the
Town Hall square and starts at 5 Pm. Isam B, Nikolaj Nørlund,
Annistte Maria Carmen Koppel, and so many others. Speeches and much
more. Be there!!! Its important.
And Loppen have a visit of Strand of Oaks. Its more like a project of
Folk Rock, and of what I have heard on the net, it sounds
interesting, and can turn out to be a very good concert. So give it a
chance, and find it on your spotify.
sure to take some strong hallucinating stuff when Øresund Space
collective hits Lygtens Kro. Its a
well known, totally improvised space rock band from Denmark/Sweden.
One of the most dynamic super groups made up of members from various
Scandinavian rock groups. They improvise and can keep on going for
are arranging a concert at Underwerket in Valby. Its punk with
Western Settings (US), and two local Bands: Dungeon days and Careless
Drinkers. They are both young an on the way forward. Remember ear
Ideal bar – Vega, Vesterbro Rebecca Lou is playing with Support
from Motorsav. Its Knallert Rock, with a high Energy from the girl
from Lolland. And Motorsav is more like melodic punk Rock.
Solo is the oldest – still going strong – Ska band in the whole
cunttry of Denmark. The lads have played together since 1984, and are
still producing new music. So meet up at Stengade, and have a Joyful
evening. Last time, I saw them, I got laid, and it might happen again
South African performance art and music collective The Brother Moves
On are a truly original affair.
time they join forces with the fascinating Slovenian keyboard player
Bowrain. Its dancing this evening at Alice, with strong Poly rhythms
probably has nothing to do with Punk, but here in the design week
there an afternoon thing: Punk, Beer & DJ. Its by Kongens have.
Maybe you can find some free beer?
is making a Picnic. I Don´t know where its going, so stay tuned.
Bands playing are Girlcrush
– Nexø – Ritual Punishment – Cage Battle: Don t know how and why and
when. But sounds funny.
Like Us is a craft beer brewing company in Denmark. Run by autists.
They have a place at Vermlandsgade on Amager, This Friday they are
opening the doors for Select Captain which is a local Singer
songwriter. Good beer and nice music.
you can find another techno night with Dark matters. A truck load of
DJ´s will perform for you, and the entrance is by Donation. Remember
is not a cool Bandname, but the Music is relaxing Electronic Afro
Jazz. They have had god reviews, and here they are at Hotel Cecil,
releasing the new album. Members include Rumpistol
(Much Cooler names – Stay wired)
bienvenue! Welcome! to an exciting burlesque night at the Kit Kat
Klub! Its at Operaen Christiania, and the inspiration comes from the
Cabaret movie. Its Burlesque and swing Dance
has a Future Feminism program, for young artist. Today its in Lille
Vega with Swedish Molly Nilsson, and simple pop tunes. There is hope
for the future….
Neckties, is one of the best bands on the Danish Garage Rock Scene.
Together with Sun bather, they are entering the stage at High
Voltage, just opposite Tivoli. Cheap beers until 10 PM, but then the
prices also go high.
& Sweet is a Beat Mermaid initiative that aims to support and
give love to all women who rock!
And I believe they are among the best Rock DJ´s in the city. This is
at Råhuset in Halmtorvet.
Moreno, is a pretty good soul singer, and here he is with his
Soulmates at Kulturhuset Islands Brygge.
is a day of picnic, lying in the grass, relaxing, drinking and
listening to local bands playing for a small audience. Sounds Good to
05 is at Ungdomshuset with local DJ´s and dancing and beer drinking.
Entrance fee are donations, so remember your cash.
Jets is as sort of weird, both high energy, a bit electronic, but
with a laziness over it. Sounds infact really good, but also
disturbing. You should find your way to Loppen for this interesting
Byhaven you can find another Free Concert. Ron Gallo is described as
being in the Garage Rock genre, and the Local band: Turquoise Sun is
new Copenhagen psych, and they have been quite hyped in the last
year., so its free, and a good evening for you.
has a Dub event with some
of the biggest names of the current outernational roots reggae scene:
there are some residents DJ´s remember cash and smoke.
CUMBIA plays cumbia and other traditional Latin American music
arranged for a big orchestra. With plenty of percussion and brass,
their rhythms and melodies won’t allow you to stay still at Operaen
on Saturday. Cash only, and come early.
Gün is a Amsterdam based Turkish inspired band. Listening to the
Turkish psych of the 1970´s , they have been performing all over
Europe. Also with a Turkish Singer.
Ace is back in Copenhagen, with his slow soft political Hip Hop. The
US Hip Hopper is part of the old crew, and has done many coops with
other artist. Its at Loppen, and he is supported by Local Manus Bell.
Bowery Room at Råhuset has a new Punk concert: Smash
from Holland, Uphill struggle are local and then also local Waul. And
the cheap bar has good beers.
are two musicians from Brazil & Portugal, who have invited
various musicians from countries like Cape Verde and Angola to
participate in their continuous search for a sound that connects
musical expressions from the Portugese-speaking world.”
priests are a Avant-garde punk band from Washington DC. Its not so
fast, and you can hear the lyrics, so its not real punk, but the
4-piece band is pretty wild. At Loppen they are supported by A Mess,
a local Indie band. http://loppen.dk/kalender/priests