The week’s headlines and YOU
Studio Berlin is KCRW Berlin’s weekly show that brings together local journalists, lawmakers and experts to provide you with context and analysis around the issues shaping the news locally and nationally. Tune in every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. and Saturday at 10:00 a.m. on 104.1 FM.
Each week we’ll take a closer look at the events shaping our lives here in Germany’s capital. You’ll hear from a diverse group of hosts as we tackle the issues moving Berlin, Germany, Europe — and YOU.
Studio Berlin, broadcast July 22, 2020: Is the party over?
Berlin lifted more pandemic restrictions this week, but the city’s clubs remain closed for the foreseeable future. What does that mean for Berlin’s iconic clubbing culture and the city’s reputation?
Host Sumi Somaskanda talks with Lutz Leichsenring of Clubcommission Berlin, and Matthias Stieler from “One Berlin” about new strategies to keep Berlin’s club scene alive and explores the city’s rich music culture with DJ Sarah Farina and KCRW Berlin’s Brave New Rave host Moderna.
This show was produced by Monika Müller-Kroll and Sumi Somaskanda.