KCRW Berlin Presents: XJAZZ Berlin

Berlin's XJAZZ Festival has become a platform for cultural and social inclusion by providing an exciting program for young and old centered around the Berlin jazz scene.

XJAZZ Festival Berlin

May 8 – 12, 2019
Various Venues in Kreuzberg

Check out our exclusive XJAZZ playlist, curated by the festival organizers.

Berlin’s XJAZZ festival offers a bold program, uniting musicians to collaborate on and perform joint projects. The festival, taking place across venues across Kreuzberg, boasts a lineup made mostly in Berlin, with seventy five percent of its performers being locally based.

In addition to the regular clubs such as Lido, BiNuu, FluxBau, Privatclub, Prince Charles and Monarch, special concerts will also take place at Emmaus Kirsche.

Check out the festival lineup.

We will be broadcasting on air interviews with the organizers and a preview of the festival. Check back nearer the event to find out more.

Check out our interview with the festival co-founder Daniel Best and musician J.Lamotta


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