Archive for February, 2009

Yet More Radikal Musika blurbs :: For strangling at birth all your extended winter blues

Friday, February 27th, 2009

[ new album by Filastine - on tour - ]
“Just did a dense tour in France, opening for Leila a few times. They were early concerts, and all with Amelie joining me on cello… The problem is that now that I’m spoiled by having a great string player guest on a number of tracks it’s [...]

25 Years of Other Cinema… and Transmigrations On The Rise… And The Mock Awards

Sunday, February 15th, 2009

:: b-side ::

:: a-side ::

[ flyers by Chaosdroid ( and a bit of Borderline Digital / Zulah remixed once again ) mucho respex! ]
Not that we saw so many films this year, but our experiences of this year’s Berlinale and its component Talent Campus ( for emerging artists … [...]

XLt’s Xxtra xtra Radical Film Blurbs cont. – Mock Up On Mu, Double Take, L’Encerclement… + +

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

Johan Grimonprez’s new film Double Take at Berlinale ( times corrected) :
> 11.2 : Arsenal 2 – 20:30h
> 13.2 : Arsenal 1 – 17:30h
“Grimonprez’s second film essay ( following the jaw-dropping Dial H-i-s-t-o-r-y ) questions how our view of reality is held hostage by mass media, advertising and Hollywood. Written by award winning British novelist [...]

The Yes Men Have Launched “Operation Sink Milton” And There’s No Turning Back Now! + XTRA ACTION

Monday, February 9th, 2009

ADDED NEWS : YES MEN BLOCK BMW’s “CINEMA FOR PEACE” + Activists detain them for Q+A ??! (below)

Urgent news blip :
> 9.2.09 :: Rumor has it that 2 crazy m*therf*kers will be appearing 2nite at The Museum Of Capitalism in Betahaus, and the last remaining screening of Yes Men Fix The World at the Berlinale [...]

Transmediale 09: Up the Deep North Without a Paddle – XLt analysis Part 2+3

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

[ art by Draenia, Mx ]
Transmediale: Up the Deep North Without a Paddle – XLt analysis Part 2
Aside from the disturbing lack of direction and/or provocation of where to actually go BEFORE the “Deep North” fully plunders all the common ground beneath us and sows its seeds of irreversible chaos/new order, there were incredible insights [...]

XLt radical (musika) blurbs 09: Gustav im Volksbuehne 3.2 ++ +

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

> 3.2 :: Gustav und Schlammpeitziger im Volksbuehne, Berlin
[review... + foto credits coming soon]

> 3.1 :: Druzbar feiert 7. Geburtstag im New Yorck 59, Berlin
> 3.7 :: Soli Party fuer Refugees Emancipation mit Rutrandale, MC Hass + djs Podska und FormVollendet im Kastanienkeller, Kastanienallee 85

>6.2 Metrozones Saloon Freitag, // 20 Uhr
im Ballhaus Naunynstraße

Istanbul gegen die [...]