This Week in Prague (April 30-May 6, 2012)
The city's best concerts, parties and other happenings over the next seven days
MONDAY, APRIL 30
Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish play Tipsport Arena. (Event Listing)
Cinematic Orchestra guitarist Stuart McCallum returns to Palác Akropolis, this time with his own quartet.
TUESDAY, MAY 1
May 1 is Labor Day, a public holiday in the Czech Republic. Closely linked with the Soviet era, the tradition actually dates back to 19th-century Chicago, where a general strike ended in the infamous 1886 Haymarket Riot. Post-1989, May 1 has become a day for rallies and demonstrations.
If fighting the power doesn't take your fancy, experimental Australian post-hardcore band Closure in Moscow top the bill at Chapeau Rouge.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 2
Together with a host of celebrity guests, The Tap Tap, an acclaimed Czech group made up of handicapped musicians, throw a "party on wheels" at Divadlo Archa.
THURSDAY, MAY 3
Slovak electronic folk duo Longital are the special guests at the latest Prague International Bluenight at A Studio Rubín.
FRIDAY, MAY 4
Australian guitar phenomenon Joe Robinson shows off his unique finger-picking technique at Palác Akropolis.
Austrian drum 'n' bass duo Camo & Krooked are the special guests at Roxy's Shadowbox night.
SATURDAY, MAY 5
Topping the bill at the Electronic Beats Festival Prague, The Streets' Mike Skinner plays a DJ set at Divadlo Archa.
Belgian dance/rock/pop group Hooverphonic bring an orchestra to Palác Lucerna's Velký sál (Great Hall).
SUNDAY, MAY 6
Amateur jazz musicians are invited to U Malého Glena for its weekly UMG Jam Session.
Video on YouTube
O.R.k. to play Lucerna Music Bar by Andres Bermudez - Prague.TV (Foto: O.R.k. FB)
King Crimson meets Porcupine Tree in a prog-rock supergroup
Metronome to feature Sting, Kasabian by Andres Bermudez - Prague.TV
The new summer outdoor festival in Prague has announced some headliners
Nick Cave coming back to Prague by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
The singer and songwriter wrote a song about the city but he is unlikely to perform it
Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds to play Karlín by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
The two members of the Dave Matthews Band promise an intimate acoustic show
Jason Mraz returns to Prague by Fource - Prague.TV
This time with a very special intimate solo performance @ Forum Karlin on March 20
Agnes Obel and her world of melancholy returning to Prague by Fource - Prague.TV
26. 5. 17 @ Palác Akropolis, Prague
British singer-songwriter Fink is coming to Prague and Brno by Fource - Prague.TV
17. 10. 17 @ Fleda, Brno and 18. 10. 17 @ Roxy, Prague
Jamiroquai joins Colours of Ostrava lineup by Andres Bermudez - Prague.TV (Foto: Jamiroquai FB)
The biggest summer festival in the Czech Republic has announced its headliners
Dream Theater to play Images and Words by Andres Bermudez - Prague.TV
The art rock band celebrates the 25th anniversary of their breakthrough album
Deep Purple to play O2 Arena Prague by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
The Long Goodbye Tour may (or may not) be the last chance to see them live
... the real luxury is actually waiting for you on your...
Finest Burgers - American Quality - NEW Location - Lesnická...
Uncover the unique story behind the Staropramen brewery in...
Become a Good Angel!
Find other singles quickly and face to face
Music club in Prague 1. We celebrate life every day!
Eighties-inspired café-restaurant & music club
British style Bar in Prague 1