Milky Chance kicks off first U.S. tour

‘Stolen Dance’ Duo Milky Chance Kicks off First U.S. Tour

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

While you may not be familiar with their name, chances are you have heard Milky Chance’s breakout 2013 hit Stolen Dance. Now the German duo is getting ready to build off of their earlier success with their first North American tour starting this weekend in California. The duo — Clemens Rehbein and …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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The Sounds that Dominated German Music in 2017

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As 2017 comes to a close, we look back at some of the musical sounds that took control of the airwaves and the precious data plans across Germany. Much like the US, Germans have a diverse range of music that define them, and lists like these can only touch the surface, but …

Sources: GfK Entertainment, Die Offiziellen Deutsche Party & Schlager Charts

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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PulsePlay: Not-So-Classic German Christmas

PulsePlay: “A Not-So-Classic German Christmas”

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

We are serving up a brand new PulsePlay playlist specially crafted for the Christmas holiday — A Not-So-Classic German Christmas — and as the title states… this isn’t your traditional German Christmas music. If you’re tired of all the old school Christmas Weihnacht hits, enjoy 4 festive hours of German Christmas …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Discover the German Music of Today with PulsePlay

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Tired of the same old German festival music hits or the volksmusik that was once considered your parents’ or grandparents’ top 40? Don’t be fooled into thinking Germany doesn’t have a massive music scene with emerging talent. There is an abundance of musical talent in the land of umpapa and its sound …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Is Germany ready to ditch the physical for digital?

Music: Will 2018 be the Year Germans Finally Go Digital?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Some would say Germany is responsible for killing the music industry after a little known invention called the mp3 was brought to life by German engineer Karlheinz Brandenburg, but for a country that sparked a musical revolution, its own music listeners have struggled to keep up. While a vast majority of …

Photo by Eric Nopanen on Unsplash

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Eurovision Germany Music Video - Levina - Perfect Life

Check Out Germany’s Eurovision Pick Levina in ‘Perfect Life’ Music Video

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Eurovision news is once again heating up as participating countries make their official selections for this year’s main event in Kiev, Ukraine, and hidden among the news that most of the organizing team had suddenly quit was the music video release of Germany’s winning song Perfect Life, performed by Levina. Germany …

Sources: Eurovision, escXtra

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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FC Bayern Apple Music

FC Bayern Brings Fans Closer to the Team with Apple Music Collaboration

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Music is an integral piece of any workout. Is it possible without? Yes, but it’s not going to be any fun. So when Germany’s leading FC Bayern Munich soccer team wanted to inspire their fans with the music that keeps the players motivated, they turned to Apple to get it down …

Sources: FC Bayern

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Toa Mata Band - Kraftwerk

How Would Kraftwerk Sound as LEGO? Pretty Damn Good

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Pretty much anything can be turned into a musical instrument these days, and Germany’s iconic electronic group Kraftwerk is a popular go-to for the robotization of musical harmonization. So when Italian DJ/sound artist Giuseppe Acito needed a new song for his LEGO-built Toa Mata Band, what better choice than Kraftwerk’s 1978 hit …

Sources: YouTube via FACT

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Justin Bieber Tears in Germany

Germany Brought Justin Bieber to Tears and it Wasn’t About His Monkey

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Justin Bieber has a troubled past with Germany, causing a legal dispute after leaving his pet monkey behind back in 2013, but while making a stop in Frankfurt on Wednesday to perform in front of thousands of Beliebers, he must’ve really felt the love as he broke out in tears on …

Sources: Hollywood Life

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Berghain Club

Techno Joins Classical Music As ‘High Culture’ in Berlin

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Techno music has long been linked to Germany in the minds of many, so when the city of Berlin wanted to move the famous Berghain club into a much higher tax bracket, the owners fought to have the club join the ranks of classical music, which has been classified as high …

Sources: Electronic Beats

Photo: Thomas Angermann [Flickr]

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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