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EUShorts likes fashion and poetry short films

It’s always good to see devoted fans step forward and spread their love and passion, embracing the DIY ethos and starting promising projects on their own. Fortunately numerous creative endeavors have been born in Budapest’s underground culture (music, fashion, film) in the last years, one of them being EUShorts, a festival presenting the best of … Continued

Documentary fever

The Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival is always a great excuse for many Praguers to get out of the city for a while, spending their days at a movie marathon and nights partying in the infamous film-fest tent until the wee hours. Jihlava is simply a great get-together for filmmakers and fans alike to hobnob … Continued

The EB guide to Berlin Festival 2011, which you can win 2 tickets to!

Festival season is nearly over but the best is yet to come! Early september sees this year’s edition of Berlin Festival take place at the historic innercity airport Tempelhof – spitting distance from Kreuzberg’s club culture and Berlin Music Week. A festival can’t be much more urban than this one – and luckily the artist … Continued

Run Vie puts the fun in Vienna

The RUN VIE Festival in Vienna is all about the music we love and features artists like the Vienna based Affine Records superstar Dorian Concept and label colleagues Ogris Debris and Cid Rim as well as international acts like Darkstar (WARP) and Girl Unit (Night Slugs). This is of course only a small selection from … Continued

Dockville 2011

2011 will be MS Dockville‘s fifth edition and again the festival not only features a three day music festival, but also some weeks of visual arts events and exhibitions. From the beginning, Dockville showed its huge interest in finding new, exciting and promising international artists who are at the very beginning of their music careers. … Continued

Balaton Sound: Break Rubik’s Cube with Eskmo

At the beginning of July, the fifth Balaton Sound, Hungary’s premiere electronic music festival, was held as before at the largest lake in Central Europe. The line-up was old fashioned in a way, with less upfront music, but this once again Balaton Sound had a record number of visitors. Before the sunset, the extreme hot … Continued

Festival Review: c/o Pop

Since it started in 2004, Cologne’s c/o pop has quickly established itself as one of the hottest inner-city festivals in Europe. Each year, the audience attendance of both the music festival and its twin sister, the Creative Business Convention C’n’B, keep on rising; the numbers went up to over 35,000 in 2011. One of the … Continued

Here Comes Wruhme x Erobique

EB regular Robag Wruhme has teamed up with musician Carsten Meyer aka Erobique. The Hamburg based artist – together with DJ Koze and Cosmic DJ most renown for one of Germany’s greatest alt pop sensations, International Pony – has built up a massive reputation as the disco music entertainer extraordinaire. Within his often hours-long live … Continued

Sonar Festival For Sale…?

A recent video from the organisers of the Sonar Festival has been doing the rounds explaining that the advanced music and multimedia arts festival is up for sale… However we must point out that this is just a sprightly piece of inventive branding from the Sonar guys, but feel free to to contact sales@sonar.es and … Continued

Kraut Rock festival in Berlin

POLYHYMNIA is the name of a two day festival that takes place in Berlin later this month – 18th-19th March. Focusing on the motorik Krautrock beat in all manner of different guises and some kosmiche and progressive thrown in for good measure, the festival features a hand picked selection of Electronic Beats favorites. The acts … Continued

Bird’s Eye View festival celebrates women for its seventh edition

Bird’s Eye View Film Festival will be taking place at BFI Southbank, Southbank Centre, the ICA and other venues across London this March to celebrate women filmmakers from across the world. Opening on the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, the festival founded in 2002 showcases the best works from Women filmmakers out of various … Continued

Dazed & Confused magazine start a festival

Mark your calendars for Dazed & Confused’s inauguration festival from April 9-10, 2011 in East London. The UK-based independent magazine will showcase a vast variety of art and music events and for that they split the festival into Dazed live by day and Dazed live by night. The hand picked line-up includes exclusive live performances … Continued