Our highlights on Friday!
For festival guests
Siegfried & Joy – Magic Show, 7.30 p.m., Imperial Theater
- Creative explosions in service of magic.
Swiss Night, from 7.45 p.m., Sommersalon
- Electronic, minimalist, atmospheric – four great bands from Switzerland.
Maeckes, 9.20 p.m., Grosse Freiheit 36
- Political, intelligent, provocative – rap lyrics by Maeckes.
MOTHXR, 9.45 p.m., Moondoo
- Elecro pop enriched with a dreamy voice.
The Paper Kites, 10.30 p.m., Knust
- Dynamic electro indie pop from Australia.
Baloji, 10.00 p.m., Mojo Club
- Provocative lyrics transported by hip hop and soul beats.
Biffy Clyro, 00.05 a.m., Docks
- Yaay, our Secret Act 2016 can finally be revealed.
For conference guests
Berthold Seliger: Classic Battle, Education and Revolt, 12.15 p.m., Schmidtchen
- Why classical music is so important for our society.
Respect in the digital sphere, 1.45 p.m., Salon Schmidt
- Challenges oft he new digital society.
Music & Taking a Stand: The Office for Proactive Culture, 3.30 p.m., Schmidt Theater
- You should never get used to inhumane behaviour!
Club-Session – Save the venues, 5.30 p.m., Board Room (Arcotel Onyx)
- A law for the protection of music venues.