Where can I stay informed about concerts and events?

  • Posted on: 28 January 2020
  • By: Eileen Möller

The event magazines tip, Zitty, Exberliner (in Englisch) and the daily/weekly papers Berliner Zeitung, Berliner Morgenpost, taz.die tageszeitung, Jungle World and Tagesspiegel list dates and review concerts. Listings from the electronic music scenes are courtesy of Resident Advisor  while, Echtzeitmusik and the Initiative Neue Musik/Field notes have calendars for the experimental/improv and contemporary music scenes. Siegessäule is Berlin’s main outlet for LGBTQI+ event listings. Publications and blogs that cover shows and other scene gossip are: Ask Helmut, Berlin Beat, Berlin Sessions, The Chop, The Clubmap, Digital in Berlin, Diproton, Das Filter, Groove, Gusto, hhvmag, Indie Berlin, Kaltblut, Knox (Punk/Hardcore), Konzerttagebuch, Lola, Mai Magazine, Melodie & Rhythmus, Missy Magazine, Monarchie & Alltag, Musik Muss Mit, Nothing But Hope And Passion, Renfield, Renk Magazin, Schmutz, Spex, Stressfaktor (left-wing subcultures), Trust (Hardcore Punk), VAN (classical music) and Wahrschauer (Metal/Punk). Berlin-based independent and internet radio stations include Alex, ArchipelByteFM, Cashmere, FluxFM, multicult.fm, Pi Radio, Radio On and reboot.fm. Radio shows dedicated to local newcomer acts are Fritz Unsigned and ByteFM Anstoß. A general overview on music venues can be found via Musicboard Berlin’s Clubkataster map and the Clubcommission’s member list. Electronic Beats has compiled an ultimative guide covering almost every club in the city.