• Eurosonic Noorderslag 2017 – Our picks

    Eurosonic Noorderslag 2017 – Our picks

    Every year, the small town of Groningen, Netherlands, is host for one of the most exciting festivals in europe: The Eurosonic Noorderslag. From January 11-14th, the showcase festival presents you more than 300(!) acts and artists from all over the world in different venues throughout the city. These artists get the […]

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  • Feel Festival 2016 – SOLD OUT!

    Feel Festival 2016 – SOLD OUT!

    Next weekend will be all about dancing at the beach and enjoying yourselves – Feel Festival is on again! Still filled with amazing impressions from last year – we cannot wait to pack our things and go to lovely Bergheider See. This is year is all about the Wild Wild West […]

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  • Berlin Midsommar Festival 2016

    Berlin Midsommar Festival 2016

    Friday – June 24 – Urban Spree  Grab your brightest shirt and the smelliest herring, and mark June 24th with a big X! It’s time for Scandinavia’s longest day, MIDSOMMAR! And just as the 4 years before, Nordic by Nature wants to bring this very special day to Berlin. Berlin […]

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  • Immergut Festival 2016 – Line-Up Complete!

    Immergut Festival 2016 – Line-Up Complete!

    After now nearly one year of impatient waiting, daydreaming of the beautiful memories of last years most wonderful festival of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and permanent checking of the latest band confirmations, the time has finally come: Immergut 2016’s amazing line-up is complete now, and we can’t wait to finally dance again on the […]

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  • theAngelcy – live @Astra, 18.02.2016

    theAngelcy – live @Astra, 18.02.2016

    Berlin Sessions presents theAngelcy live @ Astra! Coming from Israel, The Angelcy have picked up an eclectic group of influences upon their travels. Their fast-paced percussive groundwork, combined with their distinctive traveller’s sound and influences ranging from classical harmonies and blues to modern day folk music makes their concerts legendary – these guys […]

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  • Berlin Sessions presents Miss Kenichi on Tour

    Berlin Sessions presents Miss Kenichi on Tour

    Berlin Sessions proudly presenst: MISS KENICHI on Tour! We fall in love with Miss Kenichi – aka Kathrin Hahner – when we shot her session last winter at Skallywag Galerie in Neukölln. The Berlin based singer – which borrowed her name from a Japanese anime character – made a sustainable impact with her striking […]

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  • Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich, 12.08.2015

    Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich, 12.08.2015

    Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich, 12.08.2015 We are proud to announce that we have reached 3rd base for Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich! Come and join our community of music enthusiasts where we take a killer view of the city and merge it with the best talent from Berlin based artists to […]

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  • Jenseits von Millionen, 07.-08.08.2015

    Jenseits von Millionen, 07.-08.08.2015

    For all festival fans who love a small, cozy event rather than the gigantic ones: now is your time to shine as there is an extremely beautiful one coming up! For the 11th time Jenseits von Millionen festival will turn the quiet village of Friedland in Niederlausitz into a colorful festival […]

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  • Credit: Stephan Flad

    MELT! Festival, 17.-19.07.2015

    Melt! Festival 2015 Ringdingdong – it is that time of year again where we pack our most glittery outfits, craft outstanding hats and presumably buy loads of sunscreen! If you have not guessed it already, here is the reason: Melt! Festival is less than two more weeks ahead of us! […]

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  • The Angelcy Live, 05.08.2015

    The Angelcy Live, 05.08.2015

    Berlin Sessions presents theAngelcy live @ Lido Berlin! Their fast-paced percussive groundwork, leads as a great combination to their folky traveller’s sound. Coming from Israel, The Angelcy have picked up an eclectic group of influences upon their travels. Ranging from classical harmonies and blues to modern day folk music. The […]

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  • Feel Festival 2015, 10.-13.07.

    Feel Festival 2015, 10.-13.07.

    If you’ve never been to Bergheider See and can’t exactly spot beautiful Lichterfeld on the map of Brandenburg, this is definitely going to change this year: With a location in the middle of wild wild Brandenburg, Feel Festival will commence on 10th of July, and listen up: the party will be […]

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  • Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich, 08.07.2015

    Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich, 08.07.2015

    Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich 08.07.2015 We are very happy to ring the bell for the second round of Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich! To everyone who did not get the chance to join our premiere and watch last times stunning sunset, listen to wonderful artists and dance with us on top […]

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  • Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich, 10.06.2015

    Berlin Sessions x Klunkerkranich, 10.06.2015

    Up on the top of a seemingly pretty ordinary shopping mall in Berlin a whole new world opens up to you: A couple of dozen meters away from the busy buzzing noisy life of Neukölln, a bunch of visionary people gave this former grey parking deck a new wonderful purpose: […]

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  • Lunatic Festival 2015

    Lunatic Festival 2015

    We really hope your festival schedule is not too packed already as there is another special one coming right up: Close to Lüneburger Heide, charming LUNATIC festival will open its inviting gates for the 12th time to show once again that the small university town of Lüneburg can be anything else […]

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  • Listen. #8: Dralms @ Antje Øklesund, 21.05.2015

    Listen. #8: Dralms @ Antje Øklesund, 21.05.2015

    Straight from Vancouver, Canada, Dralms is a band that goes back to its creation of songwriter Christopher Smith, and it is commonly identified with its deep and dark tracks. Their songs merge gentle soft sounds with some powerful electronic beats topping this combination with their lyrics that leave the listener […]

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  • Immergut Festival 2015 – Line-up complete

    Immergut Festival 2015 – Line-up complete

    After now nearly one year of impatient waiting, daydreaming of the beautiful memories of last years most wonderful festival of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and permanent checking of the latest band confirmations, the time has finally come: Immergut 2015’s amazing line-up is complete now, and we can’t wait to finally dance again on […]

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  • Review: Jennie Abrahamson @Galiläakirche

    Review: Jennie Abrahamson @Galiläakirche

    11.05.2015 Jugend[widerstands]museum Galiläakirche When Jennie Abrahamson played the first notes of her song ‘Snowstorm’ as opener, there was an instant sense that this Berlin church could be exactly the right place to be at that very moment. With a voice so clear and strong, using the reverb of the church […]

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  • Listen.#7: Jennie Abrahamson, 11.05.2015 @ Galiläakirche

    Listen.#7: Jennie Abrahamson, 11.05.2015 @ Galiläakirche

    Hailing from a little town called Savar in the very North of Sweden, Jennie Abrahamson has found a way to put all the tranquility and clarity of her home country’s landscape into sounds and melodies. Since she started her career as a solo musician a couple of years ago, she […]

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  • listen.#6: The Elwins & Rah Rah, 27.04.2015 @ Privatclub

    listen.#6: The Elwins & Rah Rah, 27.04.2015 @ Privatclub

    This week our buddies of Trickser and Burning Eagle Booking are once more bringing two acts straight from Canada to the beautiful city of Berlin! And we’re thrilled to announce that the upcoming sixth edition of listen. will be a double act, including a couple of well known faces: Listen.#6 […]

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  • listen.#5: Dan Mangan + Blacksmith

    listen.#5: Dan Mangan + Blacksmith

    As most of you might have noticed already, the Berlin cultural landscape has been enriched by a lovely concert series since the beginning of this year: listen. is hosted by our dear friends of Burning Eagle Booking and Trickser, and so far it has brought a couple of unforgettable shows […]

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  • WIN: Lomo'Instant Camera

    WIN: Lomo'Instant Camera

    As you might have already noticed: We are in love with polaroids photos. For a couple of months we are taking a pola after each session with this spectacular camera: The Lomo’Instant San Remo. It is not just pretty but also super functional – a must have for every analogue […]

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  • listen. #3: WE ARE THE CITY at Antje Öklesund on 20.02.2015

    listen. #3: WE ARE THE CITY at Antje Öklesund on 20.02.2015

    After the wonderful first two editions of listen., with amazing shows of Orenda Fink, Yesterday Shop and U3000 we are thrilled to announce listen. #3, with a very special guest from Canada: We Are The City are a indie-pop trio that has been playing music together since their high school […]

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  • Wanted: NEW Berlin Sessions Online Editor!

    Wanted: NEW Berlin Sessions Online Editor!

    As we have a busy summer with new exciting projects coming up, we are looking for some helping hands to support our editorial staff: We are looking for an intern/volunteer supporting our online editorial team starting from February 2015. The job consists mainly in the production of texts for our website berlinsessions.tv. These […]

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  • listen. : The Kick-off with Orenda Fink

    listen. : The Kick-off with Orenda Fink

    Admittedly, Berlin is not exactly known for it’s poor range of cultural events. But the number of concerts that actually stick out of the city’s huge live music opportunities is rather small. Our dear friends of Burning Eagle Booking and Trickser Tonträger have put their heads together during the last […]

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  • Sound of 2014

    Sound of 2014

    2014 has been amazing for us: we celebrated our #100 Session,  we had an overwhelming summer on festivals all over Germany such as Immergut in the woods next to Neustrelitz, Lunatic Festival at Lüneburg or Melt Festival at the impressive industrial setting of Ferropolis in Gräfenhainichen. It was a year of new&awesome music, too! This is why […]

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  • The Berlin Session Advent Calendar Raffle // Week 4

    The Berlin Session Advent Calendar Raffle // Week 4

    It’s almost Christmas! The Berlin Sessions Advent Calendar is starting off into the fourth and last week with another goodie-bag of early christmas treats. In the fourth package of our raffle there will be:   1. an original Berlin Sessions Tote Bag, signed by Miss Kenichi who played for us […]

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  • The Berlin Session Advent Calendar Raffle // Week 3

    The Berlin Session Advent Calendar Raffle // Week 3

    The Berlin Sessions Advent Calendar is starting off into the third week with another goodie-bag of early christmas treats. In the third package of our raffle there will be:   1. an original Berlin Sessions Tote Bag, signed by sweet Adna who played for us at Herr Nilsson Godis 2. […]

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  • The Berlin Session Advent Calendar Raffle // Week 2

    The Berlin Session Advent Calendar Raffle // Week 2

    The Berlin Sessions Advent Calendar is starting off into the second week with another goodie-bag of early christmas treats. In the second package of our raffle there will be:   1. an original Berlin Sessions Tote Bag, signed by the fabulous Alice Phoebe Lou who played for us at Urban […]

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  • The Berlin Sessions Advent Calendar Raffle 2014 // Week #1

    The Berlin Sessions Advent Calendar Raffle 2014 // Week #1

    2014 has been just thrilling: Soon we will release our 100th session and we had an overwhelming summer on festivals all over Germany such as Immergut in the woods next to Neustrelitz, Lunatic Festival at Lüneburg or Melt Festival at the impressive industrial setting of Ferropolis in Gräfenhainichen. All this […]

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  • 3eme gauche: Acoustic Sessions from Berlin to Paris

    3eme gauche: Acoustic Sessions from Berlin to Paris

    We love acoustic sessions. Of course. This is why we do what we do. But there are other talented guys outside who enjoy the same kind of music and the same kind of aesthetics as we do. On the other hand it is really interesting to see what music is […]

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  • 9.000 Followers on Facebook – Thank you!

    9.000 Followers on Facebook – Thank you!

    Since we have made an incredible number of 9.000 (!) music loving Facebook-friends, we would like to give a little bit of love back to you: Post your favorite Berlin Session on your Facebook-wall, tag us in your post and write an e-mail including your Facebook name to win@berlinsessions.tv. You […]

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  • Berlin Music Week 2014

    Berlin Music Week 2014

    During the first week of September 2014 Berlin was bursting with some kind of music related energy. Right, Berlin Music Week had hit the city again. Not only did WORD! offer a variety of panel discussions and workshops on the essential issues of contemporary music industry. Also was our town […]

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  • Berlin Sessions Live 2014

    Berlin Sessions Live 2014

    We are more than happy to present you three of our favorite artists live at lovely Urban Spree. Facebook Event: Berlin Sessions Live 2014 Kleiderkreisel Party Before the musical part of the evening, the fashion-swapping-experts of Kleiderkreisel are hosting a Tauschparty at 4pm, so come early, bring three of your […]

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  • Immergut Festival 2014

    Immergut Festival 2014

    A line-up combining heavy guitar riffs, delicate singer-songwriter pop, a little bit of electronica and even some literature is sure to make the 15th edition of Immergut Festival the first festival highlight of the year. We present you their new video teaser and tell you which of the artists confirmed to play the festival should definitely not be missed.

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  • Digster Hear It First

    Digster Hear It First

    Spotify is one of our favorite tools to discover new music and listen to old classics. There are more than 20 million songs on it, which means that you can find almost every artist you want. But with so much musical history at hand, sometimes it gets difficult to keep track with cool new artist that are worth a listen. Thankfully, some Spotify playlists focus on fresh new music. One of our personal favorites is Digster Hear It First.

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  • Volcano Choir's New Album: Repave

    Volcano Choir's New Album: Repave

    Taking Justin Vernon’s relation to his monumental success with Bon Iver, the general consensus is that his music does not general pour out any suggestion ‘fun,’ but more stylistic leading towards a beautiful ballad gathering of intensity and seriousness. So, now it turns out here that with the collaboration of […]

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  • New Berlin Sessions BAG

    New Berlin Sessions BAG

    We are not only interested in music, good parties and unicorns but also in fashion – and by fashion we mean something to carry around beer, mate or groceries.

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  • LIVE: Charity Children

    LIVE: Charity Children

    11.07.2013 Festsaal Kreuzberg Sold out shows, ecstatic fans and everlasting encore’s may not of been what Charity Children’s Chloe and Elliott had anticipated, but that was certainly the outcome tonight. They can’t of been too disappointed. Launching their debut album release ‘The Autumn Came,’ tonight’s show was a celebration of […]

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  • LIVE: Tame Impala

    LIVE: Tame Impala

    03.07.2013 Astra Kulturhaus | w/ Melody’s Echo Chamber Memorability is not on Tame Impala’s list of ‘things to achieve,’ at Astra Kulturhaus (Berlin) tonight, as they successfully manage to re-create Robert Thicke’s ‘Blurred Line’s’ notion amongst the over-heating Impala lovers. This does not result in complete collapse, but however, in […]

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  • Berlin Sessions around the world

    Berlin Sessions around the world

    Hej folks, just recently we watched the analytics of our youtube channel and we were totally surprised. We receive views from all over the world. Even people from remote places in Siberia or some small islands in the pacific ocean are watching our sessions. And because the google analytic chart […]

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  • Sound of 2012

    Sound of 2012

    Same procedure as every year: Each one of us named their five favorite albums of the past year plus their favorite Session in 2012. Our personal best of includes anything from house to hardcore, pop to indie, rap to folk and also looks back at a year of filming the […]

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  • Berlin Obsessions #3

    Berlin Obsessions #3

    #3 Christmas in Berlin can be both a romantic and dangerous affair. And we all know those two words are synonymous with one another. It’s all gorgeous and picturesque when you’re sitting within comfortable confines, listening to the crackling fireplace and watching snow dust over everything like a fine layer […]

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  • Berlin Obsessions #2

    Berlin Obsessions #2

    #2 It’s -2 degrees on a Saturday night and there is a man standing in a car park just over Warschauer Bridge in his underwear. Usually this type of behavior would shock the pants off me but it’s Berlin and I’ve become accustomed to such malarkey. Typically I would not […]

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  • Berlin Obsessions #1

    Berlin Obsessions #1

    #1 I’ve just considered buying a ski jacket and pants to wear here in Berlin. You’d perhaps be mistaken for thinking a weekend in St Moritz was on the cards, but unfortunately, this is not the case. I just want to be able to leave the front door without being […]

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  • Eat Sleep Travel, Repeat

    Eat Sleep Travel, Repeat

    If there is anything such as Onomatopoeia in music you are going to experience it in Will Samson’s songs. The sound of each tune has a strong connection to the its titles.

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  • Online Sampler & Jubilee

    Online Sampler & Jubilee

    We released our 50s Berlin Sessions and because of this major jubilee we also drop our very first and super fantastic Online Sampler with tracks from Wye-Oak, Max Prosa and the Howling Bells …

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  • A Question Blown Into the Night Air: Benjamin Francis Leftwich

    A Question Blown Into the Night Air: Benjamin Francis Leftwich

    “Take me to the docks, there is a ship without a name, and it is sailing to the middle of the sea.” Long and intricate as his own name may sound, it is the fascination for the nameless that Benjamin Francis Leftwich evokes in his songs. With his voice and guitar, […]

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  • Win tickets for the Greenville Festival

    Win tickets for the Greenville Festival

    Beware fellow music lovers a new Festival is on the rise. It’s called Greenville and will take place  from the 27th to 29th of July in Paaren/Glien near Berlin. The organizers plan to be “pan-european”, sustainable, conscious and different and we’re excited to see if they accomplish their noble goals. […]

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  • Our Year in Lists: Berlin Sessions' Sound of 2011

    Our Year in Lists: Berlin Sessions' Sound of 2011

    The sound of 2011 as seen by the people behind Berlin Sessions: each one of us named their five favorite albums of the past year plus their most cherished Berlin Session in 2011. Our personal best of includes anything from house to hardcore, pop to indie, rap to folk and […]

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  • Spooky New Album: The Miserable Rich

    Spooky New Album: The Miserable Rich

    The Miserable Rich dropped their third album, “Miss You In The Days”, on November 4. The group describes their latest effort as “all sex and death”. We would add a little spookiness, and just in time for the fall. “Miss You In The Days” is a spooky yet heartfelt collection of songs […]

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  • The Mask Behind the Mask: Diamond Rings

    The Mask Behind the Mask: Diamond Rings

    Is there any one of you guys from Toronto remembering that kid who wore a tutu on the basketball court in the 90s? No? Well, maybe that exact scene did not really happen back then. But it is certainly happening now: in the sparkling music videos that Canadian artist Diamond […]

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  • Berlin Sessions live: Tula, Charlie Barnes & Party

    Berlin Sessions live: Tula, Charlie Barnes & Party

    To celebrate the launch of our website we are hosting our first ever Berlin Sessions live event on Thursday, 15 December 2011 at Lovelite Berlin!   Live: Tula (Post-Folk, Berlin/Sweden) Charlie Barnes (Noise Pop, Leeds) Wutzlhofer (Techno, Berlin) DJs: YOUNG/AND/LOST (Indie, Berlin) Berlin Sessions DJs (Indie, Berlin) Tula is a post-folk collective from Sweden […]

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  • Light-footed Pop in 19th Century Style Leotards: Retro Stefson

    Light-footed Pop in 19th Century Style Leotards: Retro Stefson

    Pop culture is obsessed with its own past and retro is this obsession‘s pop-cultural manifestation. These days, pop and retro seem to be interchangeable terms. A band name like Retro Stefson could therefore well be read as a lip service to pop, and listening to the young Icelandic septet only substantiates […]

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  • Welcome home!

    Welcome home!

    They say good things come to those who wait. Over here at Berlin Sessions we‘ve been waiting to launch our very own website for quite a while, and now that it‘s on, we believe that yes, indeed, this is a good thing. Berlin Sessions started over a year ago with […]

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