Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls – Be More Kind Tour (Sporthalle, Hamburg)

"Because there's no such thing as rock stars, they're just people who play music..." In spring 2011 I went to see Social Distortion at the last of four gigs in a row they played at the Docks club in Hamburg. Nothing memorable about their show for me... I enjoyed it I think. The support act … Continue reading Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls – Be More Kind Tour (Sporthalle, Hamburg)

Franz Ferdinand, Hamburg 2018

Franz Ferdinand – Always Ascending (Mehr! Theater Hamburg, De Oosterpoort Groningen)

I don't like listening to the same kind of music over and over again. Especially I don't need tons of bands that all sound more or less the same. On the contrary, I'm always searching for new sounds and things I haven't heard before, bands that surprise and impress me. Which gets difficult after a … Continue reading Franz Ferdinand – Always Ascending (Mehr! Theater Hamburg, De Oosterpoort Groningen)

Rou Reynolds, Rob Rolfe, Enter Shikari, Mehr Theater Hamburg

Enter Shikari – In Celebration Of The Spark (Mehr! Theater Hamburg) 

"Warning! This escalates quickly!" I have to be honest: My expectations for this gig were really low. Because ever since I got into Enter Shikari around 2011/2012, I enjoyed their gigs a little less and less whenever I saw them, as they tended to get lost in remixes and long interludes instead of keeping the … Continue reading Enter Shikari – In Celebration Of The Spark (Mehr! Theater Hamburg) 

Kasabian, Columbiahalle Berlin, 2017

Kasabian – For Crying Out Live (Columbiahalle Berlin / Mehr! Theater Hamburg)

Is it still cool to be a Kasabian fan? Or are they too 'mainstream' by now and therefore automatically considered extremely uncool? Not that I'd really care about things like that - I have great memories from their last tours, so it goes without saying that I bought tickets for this tour again. And I … Continue reading Kasabian – For Crying Out Live (Columbiahalle Berlin / Mehr! Theater Hamburg)