Preview: Hot Chip at Columbiahalle

Preview: Hot Chip at Columbiahalle

Dig out your dorky dancing shoes for Hot Chip It is a curious fact that in the early 00s approximately 75% of the British population were members of electro-synth-pop indie bands [citation needed, “own memory” not a reliable source]. It seemed as though every week a...
Preview: Metronomy

Preview: Metronomy

Indie stalwarts Metronomy a sure bet to have Columbiahalle dancing to their tune Metronomy have since the 00s been an ever-present and somewhat underrated force in the indie music scene. Emerging alongside artists such as the Klaxons and Two Door Cinema Club, they...
indieBerlin attends a Shimmy Shake Burlesque Lesson

indieBerlin attends a Shimmy Shake Burlesque Lesson

There’s no denying that I’m a huge fan of burlesque and I have to say Berlin has one of the best circuits for it. So, I was wonderfully surprised when the headmistress, La Viola Vixen invited me to her school, Shimmy Shake Berlin, to take a class. After...