While technically built on sand, Berlin is otherwise built on song. From Bowie to Bach, the Berlin Phil to Berghain, the storied streets of this city resonate with music. DW¿s Julian Tompkin goes looking for the source.
It was a glittering start to the world's most important film festival. Actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan brought A-list clout to the star-studded premiere of director Baz Luhrmann's long-awaited film.
The in-joke in the Swedish music industry is that its composers are as successful as Ikea.
Not only is the Scandinavian country a multiple European Song Contest title-holder, it also provides other countries with hits.
On May 18, the 58th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest takes place in Malmö. The organizers like to bill the pan-European contest as a pure entertainment show. However, it has never been completely apolitical.
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