Category Archives: Zurich

Rum tasting by Paul Ullrich @ Fischer’s Fritz

What looked like a great opportunity to get a sip of very different rums came along like an extended BBQ on the shore of Lake Zurich and an early party. To start with how it ended: too early because I … Continue reading

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Strawberries from a nearby farmer

And as I picked them on my own, they where the bargain of the day. Something like 1.5kg for less than 9.- Swiss Francs. As it sounds like a very special offer, it isn’t. The one I have been to, … Continue reading

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Offene Weinkeller (open vine cellars) next Saturday

What once started somewhere in the canton of Schaffhausen, has now spread to most German-speaking cantons. Some vineyards and the handicraft of those masters overlooking the process of juice turning into wine, and you have a nice product to put in a … Continue reading

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Trentemøller @ Hive Club Zurich

No good to start with the main point of this post. As I expected a large crowd for the second big name of Hive’s big Easter 2012 line-up, e.g. a 23 hours marathon still to come, I arrived early and … Continue reading

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Friday Night at M4Music, Zurich

Second year to be covered on this blog, the M4Music never fails to excite with surprises, discoveries and skull-grinding bass music. Both festival and conference it deals with the future of music and its industry during the day, and excites … Continue reading

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China Garden in Zurich

Now that the China Garden in Zurich has it’s seasons opening, they have two days with an open door. So no one asking for the fee leaving you with a fair opportunity to find out, if you like the place … Continue reading

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The new Bohemia, Zurich

It felt like it was around just as long as the famous Odeon, but actually the Bohemia was first opened at Kreuzplatz in 1999. But its undeniable charming mix of Americana and Cuban influences made it an enduring favourite way … Continue reading

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Heidi and the drugdealer

Before I write something about Heidi’s DJing at Hive Club last Saturday night, I want to mention the drug dealer, because he appeared first. It was still too early for most of the crowd to even be at the club, when … Continue reading

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Matto Rules at Langstars, Zurich

A splendid band, previously mentioned on this blog, with their very first live gig in this town is always raising one’s spirit and hope’s for an excellent night out. Playing at a hostel, that is located and named after the … Continue reading

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Photo 12 at Maag Event Hall, Zurich

This year’s edition of Photo 12, showcasing the body of work of an assembled group of both established and aspiring photographers is now on display at the Maag Event Hall. A year ago this area looked vastly (and ghastly) different, … Continue reading

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