A radio show / podcast looking behind the scenes of Torstraßen Festival, a club festival in the Berlin district Mitte, that took place on 31st August 2013. Torstraßen Festival features mostly Berlin-based and Berlin-connected artists, and is at the same time very international. It showcases the international music scenes meeting, working and living in Berlin.
Listen to the podcast: S*P*A*R*K.fm #30 – TSF13.
Melissa Perales and Andrea Goetzke, two of the festival curators and organizers, select some of their favorite songs from the festival soundtrack.
They also talk about the discussion on Music Culture in Berlin Mitte, starting off the festival on Friday, 30 August.
And they talk about the festival overall, how it showcases international Berlin-based and -connected music scenes, how the festival involves the neighbourhood, they introduce the co-curators of the festival etc.
To learn more, reading the introductions to all festival artists, with links, videos, sound files, written by our colleague Norman Palm, is recommended.