Category Archives: Portfolio

Open Air Spirit

zurueckzudenwurzelnWhen it comes to Berlin’s legendary underground nightlife, this is the best of the best. Open airs, illegal outdoor parties that sprung up after the fall of the Berlin Wall in public parks and fields. Deutsche Welle, Germany’s international broadcaster, asked me to find out where the raves are going down these days. Continue reading

Love, Sex and (Online) Drugs

elitedailyI’m channelling my fictional literary heroine Carrie Bradshaw today, with my very first article for Elite Daily’s dating section. While I’ve never seen my name in print next to the word “SEX”, I have to admit — it looks pretty damn good! Continue reading

Debating Cool

zolasLast week’s interview with The Zolas frontman Zach Gray was an interesting discussion on the essence of cool. Somehow it got from Zach’s hair looking really Jewish when he grows it (not cool), to the time he fell in love with a girl and losing her from being a  jerk and trying too hard (not cool either). Continue reading

Low Oxytocin Levels

nicholasthorburnI recently talked to the lead singer for indie rock band Islands, and to be honest, he’s feeling down lately. Continue reading

Bad Role Models

Fake SharkOkay, Kevvy Mental is one of the most fun interviews I’ve had in a long time. “Right now, I’m on a tour bus and people are shooting zombies in a video game. I’ve got a top bunk though, I’m at the most risk of falling the furthest if we take a quick turn, but somehow it’s worth it.” Continue reading

Brothel Party

bp.head_In Thailand, nightlife and prostitution are hand in hand. “Freelance” hookers are a reality of nearly every venue (often to the surprise and dismay of guys who eventually realize it’s not the charm that she’s so  into) . But what about clubbing in a brothel? Continue reading

Cesare vs Disorder

cesareA few weeks ago, I met up with Cesare Marchese in Berlin at Café Avril around the corner from his studio for an interview.
He was in the studio all night, hadn’t slept and his hair was still wet (having just quickly run home to have a shower beforehand). Continue reading

Two Nights in Bangkok

weekendwarror“Weekend Warrior” is up! If you’re not familiar, these are my recommendations for what to do in Bangkok on Friday and Saturday (and believe me, there is always A LOT).
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Blues Man

charliemusselwhiteLast week, I was got to chat with the legendary “blues man” Charlie Musselwhite. Have you seen The Blues Brothers? Well, pop culture icon Elwood Blues (played by Dan Aykroyd) is based on Charlie. Continue reading