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Live stream Dead TV: Anton Newcombe’s Berlin TV station

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By Will Sergeant from Echo and The Bunnyman in Video on Wednesday 6 June 2012

This is a TV station set up in Berlin with content by Anton Newcombe from the Brian Jonestown Massacre. Watch as he makes food and plays videos from the Dead Skeletons, to name but one. Is there anything this guy cannot do?

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Cardboard cityscapes by Berlin-based artist EVOL

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By Low Lai Chow in New Art on Saturday 12 May 2012

Berlin-based artist EVOL takes tattered cardboard canvasses off garbage-ridden streets, then draws and spray-paint stencils them to look like intricate urban cityscapes that look good enough to live in.

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Tattoos by Berlin-based Peter Aurisch

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By Alice Cottle in Cool Travel on Friday 11 May 2012

Berlin-based tattooist Peter Aurisch creates these fantastic works of art directly onto the skin of his clients. Surreal worlds appear to be penciled on. A self-confessed tattoo-snob, I have to say that these images have changed my perspective on sketch work art, as well as effectivity in splendour and brilliance, of which is here evinced through the medium of skin.

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PONY’s FW12 Sneaker Collection launch in Berlin

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By Sunil Pawar in New Fashion on Wednesday 8 February 2012

Ricky Powell is commonly known as the Fourth Beastie Boy and Def Jam’s unofficial chronicler. A New York native photographer, it seems logical that he has teamed up with PONY for a limited edition range of dunks that dropped in Berlin last week. I’m no die hard sneaker freak, but these are extremely fresh.

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Indoor camping at Berlin’s Hutten Palast Hotel

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By Elena Grandal in Cool Travel on Tuesday 10 January 2012

Your girlfriend/boyfriend wants to go camping but open air experiences give you the creeps? Well, in this Hotel, spiders, snakes or flies won’t be a problem. Hutten Palast is located in Berlin, so hipsters will enjoy their stay in the capital of street art while enjoying an (almost) authentic camping atmosphere.

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Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm: improvisation in Berlin 2011

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By Daniel Schwarz in New Music on Sunday 6 November 2011

This is an incredibly beautiful improvisation by Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm during one of Ólafur’s concerts. Mind-blowing.

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Monster exhibition in Berlin

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By magenta in New Events on Sunday 30 October 2011

The Berlin Monsterkabinett fuses machine art and performance. A tour of the amazing work of the Dead Chickens Artist Group, the permanent evolving exhibition is housed in underground galleries at Haus Schwarzenberg: one of the few un-renovated courtyards surviving in the Hackescher Markt district. Allow a trusted guide to lead you into the bizarre and labyrinthine world of the Monsterkabinett, where monstrous yet loveble creatures — in turn terrifying, tragic and comical — dance and sing to a compelling rhythm.

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Vatos Tacos Mexican food truck in Berlin

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By The Urban Grocer in Cool Travel on Saturday 22 October 2011

Say you’re wandering the streets of Berlin and you happen upon a vintage milk and cheese truck that has a long line of people queued up outside it. What would you expect them to be waiting to buy: Frankfurters? Sauerkraut? A flotilla’s worth of German beer?

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Acoustic techno from Berlin trio Brandt Brauer Frick

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By Stuart McBratney in New Music on Saturday 15 October 2011

‘Acoustic techno’ sounds like an oxymoron. Yet this is exactly what German trio Brandt Brauer Frick produce. Those familiar with the pops and clicks of Berlin’s minimal sound will find their sound strangely familiar. For the rest, just sit back and enjoy the poker-faced musicality, it all its faux electro glory.

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Mad Potter ceramic exhibition in Berlin

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By The Urban Grocer in New Events on Friday 14 October 2011

The Lewis Carroll classic has already inspired foodies from LA to London to Tokyo. This time around, the magic has turned up in Berlin, in the form of the Mad Potter ceramic exhibition — a Wonderland design-fest worthy of the trippiest tea party.

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Hotel Minimal: a pop-up one-room hotel Berlin

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By Reem Algharabali in Cool Travel on Wednesday 24 August 2011

Fancy being part of an art installation while staying in a funky albeit minimally furnished room in the heart of Berlin? Hotel Minimal, is a pop-up one-room hotel from the Linie project that explores the concept of public and private space. Guests just have to be comfortable being on view in a large shop front on one of the main thoroughfares of the trendy Mitte district.

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A Museum Of Letters in Berlin

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By Christine Utterberg in Cool Travel on Friday 12 August 2011

The Buchstabenmuseum is definitely one of the more interesting museums I’ve been to in Berlin. It’s a small museum dedicated to the preservation of typefaces that are used in signage.

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Berlin-based artist James Bullough

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By Katrina James in New Art on Saturday 30 July 2011

James Bullough is a painter, illustrator, and muralist originally from America but now living in Berlin. I first saw Bullough’s work at MMX Gallery in Berlin. His work is awesome: from large scale graph pieces, to these beautiful illustrations, which you can also spot posted up around Berlin.

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Minga Berlin socks

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By Zac in New Products on Wednesday 6 July 2011

Here’s a little something you may not know about me: I love a good pair of socks. A well designed set of socks is the ultimate luxury. It adds a small touch of colour and personality under a standard work attire. And a good set of socks can be a real mood lifter. It’s your little secret. So I was delighted to check out the awesome range from MINGA BERLIN. Now, these aren’t ordinary socks. They’re beautifully designed using the finest organic cotton. But it’s the colour palette and quality of MINGA BERLIN’s socks that really lifts you.

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Dederon Design in Berlin

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By Johan Agebjorn in Cool Travel on Thursday 16 June 2011

If you come to Berlin, then I recommend this little shop, Dederon Design, specializing in stuff manufactured in, or inspired by, the former GDR (East Germany). Everything from ice cream cups to LP racks and toys. The woman running the shop even designs bags in some weird GDR-invented plastic material.

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