This week, we talked to the authors of Hoi: Your New Swiss German Survival Guide, Sergio Lievano and Nicole Egger, about the new edition of their book now available. The book is an essential and FUN guide to Swiss German language and culture.
For the festive season we can look forward to the crime thriller set in Los Angeles starring Jake Gyllenhaal in 'Nightcrawler' Jake plays a hungry-looking video reporter, hell-bent on making money by appearing at the site...
As enjoyable as gigs or festivals are, I would never rank them on par with a holiday in terms of the respite they offer from the daily grind. Or I wouldn’t have, until the Calexico concert at the Stimmen-Festival in Lörrach.
New to Basel?Wondering where to go and what to do? The English Show has had the (not very) arduous task of scoping out Basel's cultural life - and we've come up with a list of venues which feature live music (from classical to jazz to pop/rock) and club sounds - they're mentioned regularly in our Cultural Events calendar. We've also added some venues further afield - in Zurich, for example.