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Glocal spotlight: Kuba the comedian

in Glocal/My Leipzig
The Polish Kuba dedicates himself to a show on Radio Blau, stand-up comedy with the Shameless troupe, and a 9-to-5 job. https://leipglo.com
Kuba performs stand-up. Photo by Daniel Louis Vezza.

Never getting into German comedy could be what nudged the Polish Kuba into English stand-up.

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Best radio show in town

in DJ/Leipzig

In a previous Leipzig Glocal edition, Maeshelle aptly summed up the Continental Subway radio show. You can now listen to it every Tuesday at 10pm on Radio Blau (99.2 FM) in its full glory of “purposeful randomness”. While the show is a Leipzig-based tribute to music and cultures from around the world, it is also…

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An Early Summer Night’s Eve in Leipzig, Act II (with photo gallery)

in Arts/Culture / Entertainment/Music

This is the second part of our glocal live music expert’s explorations on an early summer Friday night in Leipzig: an account of her visit to the birthday party of Uni Leipzig’s radio station and review of the concerts there, ending with plenty of tips for what to do on the balmy nights yet to come in Leipzig.

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April 14: My first radio appearance, @ Radio Blau in #Leipzig

in Community/Culture / Entertainment/Philosophies
Leipzig city center. Photo: Stefan Hopf
Leipzig city center. Photo: Stefan Hopf

Invited by my friend and local celebrity musician Dolus Mutombo, I will appear on Leipzig’s Radio Blau Tuesday, April 14, from 6 to 7 in the evening. I’ll be on the multicultural show Zwischenraum, along with Dolus, now a regular contributor, and host Azzeddine Touggourt. We’ll be talking about this blog and what I hope to accomplish, as well as perhaps something about my native Brazil and other places I’ve been, and will play some diverse (including Brazilian) music on air.

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