Archive for the 'Nightlife' Category

Staromestska Pillow Fight Tomorrow Night

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

Mr. X yo facebook is account-maintenancing my account what are the details on the pillowfight? Mrs. X Oh – well, you should be there at 6.55, have your pillow hidden, when they give the signal pull out the pillow and FIGHT! Mr. X yeeuuh Mrs. X the fight will last 1 minute…. then hide your [...]

Puppetry Seminar tonight at Art World

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

Art World invites you to Varl?©n’s puppet seminar tonight, Wednesday December 17th at 8pm. This seminar introduces the Cubist Frace of Sigismund de Chals, “Cube & Coffee.” The author of Varl?©n and Red Amadeus introduce with their team the puppet play, from the history of plutocracy and Modern Art. Interview with the author is attached [...]

DJ duo French Kiss charm Prague

Friday, December 12th, 2008

  “It’s important to have your own style. One day you just stop caring about what other people think and you go for you. If you don’t, no one will notice you” French Peanut said.

Coldplay, For the First Time

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

On September 20th, 2008 the diverse inhabitants of Prague flooded the B-line to Ceskomoravska and came together for one very special event, to watch Coldplay perform live at the O2 Arena. Stunned by the swarm of media attention and mass number of dedicated fans, I partook in the evening festivities expecting an entertaining show and [...]

Monster Ball 2008

Friday, September 19th, 2008

The date, venue and headliners for this year’s Prague TV Halloween party have been confirmed. Link

Not-So-Happy Days

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Originally scheduled to last 11 days, the Happy Days festival came to a premature end on Saturday morning, after just two nights. Billed as the biggest summer festival in Czech history, the event, headlined by Fun Lovin’ Criminals, attracted only around a thousand visitors to the Hradec Králové airfield. Organizáto?i festivalu z Hare Krišna slibovali [...]

Storm Hits Creamfields Central Europe

Monday, July 14th, 2008

A severe storm disrupted Saturday night’s Creamfields Central Europe party, preventing several of the event’s headliners making appearances. Heavy rain and strong winds hit B?eclav, southern Moravia at around 9pm, while Sébastien Léger was on stage, blowing down a curtain and a stack of speakers: Posting on his MySpace blog, the French DJ says his [...]

FS interview

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

Rory and Aidan introduce you to Future Shorts. Catch it next week at Svetozor (and beyond).

Kaiser Chiefs to Play Rock for People

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

The Rock for People promoters have announced that Kaiser Chiefs will play this year’s festival, in Hradec Králové, on July 3rd. Link (In Czech)

The Beat Cancels Prague Show

Thursday, February 14th, 2008

According to promoters D Smack U, British ska veterans The (English) Beat have cancelled their February 25th show at Lucerna Music Bar.

10pm Curfew at Rock Café

Friday, February 8th, 2008

Despite having improved soundproofing installed last year, Rock Café events are again ending at 10pm because of noise complaints. Link (In Czech)

Skatalites Refund

Friday, November 23rd, 2007

Palác Akropolis is offering a partial refund to ticketholders for Wednesday’s Skatalites show after a powercut forced the band to end the concert early. To claim your 100-crown refund, you’ll need to present your ticket stub at the Palác Akropolis café by Friday, November 30th. The café is open from 10am to 10pm on weekdays [...]

Róisín Murphy Cancels

Monday, October 29th, 2007

It looks like Friday’s Róisín Murphy show at Roxy might be cancelled, due to injury. More information as we get it. BBC News Story Update: According to Róisín Murphy’s MySpace page, the Roxy show is one of four that have been cancelled: Róisín is now recovering well but her European tour dates have been cancelled [...]

Underworld show cancelled!

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

A member of Underworld is apparently Under-the-weather so their Saturday show has been cancelled. Ticketpro says that you can either hold on to your tix (info on new date TBA) or return to the place you purchased them for a refund. More from Ticketpro… UPDATE: Apparently it’s more than just Prague affected: From the Underworld [...]

Sofit Bar opens on Dlouha

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007

Sofit is a new cafe on Dlouha Trida in between a pet food store, Coffee Fellows and Harley’s.. solving all the problems that these three manage to leave unattended. It’s a quiet, hidden, “need to know” place, with chill music and good taste absent pretension. Draw a line from Bohemia bagels to Roxy and you’ll [...]

The Police’s Prague Show Quietly Cancelled

Tuesday, August 7th, 2007

Ignore what I wrote back in March — The Police’s reunion tour won’t be coming to Sazka Arena this year. Updating our Upcoming Prague Concerts article this week, we suddenly realized we’d heard nothing about the show since it was first announced. After checking on the band’s official website,, and finding no mention of [...]

CzechTek RIP?

Thursday, April 5th, 2007

The controversial free techno festival CzechTek is apparently no more. After ending in violence in 2004 and 2005, the 2006 event passed off peacefully, by prior agreement, on Army land in Mašťov, western Bohemia. Unhappy with the way the 2006 festival unfolded, however, an official announcement on the CzechTek website lists three reasons for calling [...]

Lionel Richie – Live in Prague, 09 March 2007

Wednesday, April 4th, 2007

Originally posted on Stumpy Moose: What is happening here? Something’s going on that’s not quite clear. Am I really on my way to a Lionel Richie concert? For a musician who’s sold tens of millions of records, it’s hard to find anyone who describes themselves as a Richie fan. Already a star with the Commodores, [...]

Klub 007 Saved!

Wednesday, April 4th, 2007

Klub 007 Strahov’s management announced on Friday that the venue has successfully seen off the threat of closure. Live music at the club must now end at 10pm though. Towards the end of last year, the club fell foul of the Czech Republic’s severe noise regulations, and found itself struggling to fund the soundproofing work [...]

Konono N°1 Cancel Akropolis Show

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007

Concert promoters Rachot Production, who organize the Respect Plus world music concert series, have sent us some sad news. The Congolese band Konono N°1 have been forced to cancel their entire European tour, including April 14th’s Palác Akropolis show in Prague, after the German Embassy in Kinshasa denied the band a Schengen visa.