All roads lead to Berlin

I tried to leave. I really did. But it seems there is a maximum amount of time my mind, body and soul can endure before I find myself back in the home of currywurst and electrohouse.

Frances Supertext Berlin

For a long time, when people asked me why I moved to Berlin, I didn’t know the answer. In fact, I still don’t know the answer. But I can tell you why I stayed.

David Bowie released what was to be his last album last week to coincide with his 69th birthday, before sadly passing away on monday. We take a look back at his influence on Berlin and a few tunes that can be hummed in German.


“What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? It’s the too-huge world vaulting us, and it’s good-bye. But we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies.”

Hey, who wants to know what’s going on in Berlin? Anyone? That’s the spirit. We’re into our fourth month now at mighty Dudenstraße and things are going smoother than Ryan […]

It might be difficult to imagine, but back in the heady days of 1964 when a popular beat combo from Liverpool was surfing the hysterical wave of Beatlemania, record executives thought it would be a good idea to make the band record two singles in German. Why? Well, to sell more records of course.

Hello, world. Earlier this week I sent out an introduction email to our freelancer network just to say hi, how are you, look how great my music tastes are on […]