Celebrating 30 Years Of DJing:
Berlin, Bohnengold, 2. September
Bremen, Shagall, 22. Juli
Hannover, Modepreis 2017, 1. Juli
Hanover, Freaky Fashion Festival, May 20
Berlin, Vater Morgana (first), April 16
Berlin, (then) Bohnengold, April 16
Leipzig, Sky Club, April 8
Hamburg, Edelfettwerk, March 25
Bremen, Shagall, March 11
Hannover, Bella Wuppdich, February 11
Berlin, Bohnengold, January 21
(details further down)
Freaky Fashion Festival is on again after last year´s turbulent opening. The Musikzentrum Hannover will be hosting this spectacular event on May 20, 2017 with musical direction courtesy of Jens Mahlstedt.
Easter Sunday, April 16 in Berlin? The electronic all-nighter Easter Funday at Bohnengold is going to go the extra mile for you including the wonderful residents Sean Patrick and Branz as well. Ready if you are, Sirs.
Set your alarm for Hanover´s Cebit 2017 , Friday March 24, 10:45 am, and get yourselves to the Sakura Stage of Rock The Blog. “Die Mode der Zukunft” is the latest show of fashion design students from Hochschule Hannover including a tailor-made soundtrack.
Turntablism anyone? Kicking off 2017 in true tech funk style with a string of gigs including Berlin (Bohnengold, January 21), Hanover (Bella Wuppdich, February 11), Bremen (Shagall, March 11), Hamburg (Edelfettwerk, March 25) and Leipzig (Sky Club, April 8) as well. Watch this space for further dates.
Currently in the making is a new soundtrack for “Die Familie Schroffenstein”. Heinrich von Kleist´s classic play will be performed by a young and energetic ensemble from Hochschule für Musik und Theater Frankfurt under Ulrich Cyran´s direction. The premiere in Bad Vilbel is on January 17, 2017. This way please for info and tickets.
Fancy celebrating New Year´s Eve dancing in Bremen´s fabulous funky eaterie Küche 13? Then pop around: Assorted vinyl and liqueurs will get you going from midnight. Can´t wait for the countdown.
A revival allnighter Brunswick has not experienced yet is scheduled for Nov 5. Doors at Stereowerk will be opening from 10pm for We Are Legend. Be early because Talla 2XLC, DJ Hooligan, Jens Mahlstedt plus many more will be attending to watch tons of sweat drip from the ceiling.
The guys at couture label Nuska will be presenting their fine costumes and robes to a tailor-made mix at Vancouver Fashion Award. Nuska will be the final highlight of the top Canadian event on September 24.
Hollywood director John Landis will be the special guest of this year´s Cinestrange Filmfestival. A screening of his remastered classic Blues Brothers including a brandnew 7.1 soundtrack on September 9 in Brunswick is being followed by a big fat round of assorted Mahlstedt vinyl to get the opening party going. Find the complete program of this top genre gathering here. Jens is not on a mission from God.