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Poland sets new football 'keepy-uppy' world record

Kraków (Poland) (AFP) - As the World Cup kicked off in Russia, Poland set a new Guinness World record on Thursday for the largest number of people …

Europe

Football: Citta the elephant to predict Poland's World Cup performance

More than 10,000 people took part in a poll to select a "clairvoyant" animal. Citta beat Mia the penguin and Denar the giraffe, who were also in the …

Poland

72 hours in Krakow, Poland Travel Guide - Soapbox

When I arrived in Krakow I checked into the <i>backpackers</i>, which was very conveniently located close to the main square of Krakow. If I were to suggest …

European Travel

Beyond the fairy-tale castle and the horse-drawn carriages, Krakow reveals a hipster side and a haunting past

Everything I’d heard about the beauty of central Krakow was true; if anything, it was undersold.<p>As clichéd as it sounds, the medieval center — the first recorded mention of it is from the 10th century — appears out of a fairy tale: turreted gates meticulously preserved; the art-filled, hilltop …

European Travel

10 Facts About the Life and Works of Polish Poet Csezlaw Milosz

Ahead of the Milosz poetry festival in Krakow this weekend, here’s all you need to know about the late Czeslaw Milosz.<p>Czeslaw Milosz was a Nobel …

Culture

Krakow

Poland’s cities of Krakow and Katwice, creative cities of literature and music respectively, will be the joint hosts of the annual meeting of …

Unesco

Jlin, Olof Dreijer and Alva Noto announced for Unsound Kraków

© Lottie Bea Spencer<p>Unsound Krakow has announced its first wave of acts for 2018.<p>Joining the festival’s upcoming edition is former Crack Magazine …

Visual Art

Helena Hauff Is Preparing A New Solo Album For Ninja Tune

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Albums

RA: DJ Katapila tour dates

Fri, 18 May 2018 /<br>Techno Africa Pres. DJ Katapila at ​Surowiec / Poland<p>Sat, 19 Aug 2017 /<br>Festival Magia at ​Annabel / Rotterdam, Netherlands<p>Fri, 14 …

Krakow

Seventies blues-rockers Iron Lung prove the suburbs can outweird the city

<i>Since 2004 Plastic Crimewave (aka Steve Krakow) has used the Secret History of Chicago Music to shine a light on worthy artists with Chicago ties</i> …

1970s

Unsound Kraków reveals first wave of artists

The first wave of artists for Unsound Festival 2018 in Kraków has been announced, including Ben UFO (pictured), DJ Bus Replacement Service, JASSS, …

Music

A local’s guide to Kraków: 10 top tips

<b>Forum Przestrzenie</b><p>Hotel Forum was a monstrous concrete carbuncle of a hotel built during the Soviet era (started in 1978, it took 11 years to complete) next to the Vistula river in the middle of the city. It represented unprecedented luxury in Poland at the time, and featured a swimming pool, mini …

European Travel

Discovering A New Identity: How Krakow's Jewish Population Is Growing

The Jewish community in Krakow, Poland, is often associated with a painful history. Those living there say they're looking toward the future.

Population

Krakow in May - Weather, Events, and Tips

Warm spring weather also brings with it a greater likelihood of rain for May in Krakow.<p>May Weather in Krakow<p>Average temperature: 17ºC / 63ºF<br>• Average …

European Travel

This 1982 Siouxsie & The Banshees Performance Rules

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Krakow

Krakow's Jewish community copes with Poland's controversial Holocaust law

A recent law that forbids ascribing Holocaust atrocities to the Polish State has sowed malaise in Krakow, where the city’s Jewish community has been enjoying a revival over the past decade.<p>It is Friday night in Krakow: in the Kazimierz district, which boasts the city’s densest collection of bars …

European News

Jack White announces new European tour

Includes five UK dates in October<p><b>Jack White</b> has announced that, following three sold out shows at Hammersmith Apollo in June, he will return to …

Music (UK)

Jack White announces new European tour dates

Jack White has announced new tour dates across Europe! This October, he’ll perform a run of 15 shows across Europe, including five shows around the …

Jack White

Crate diggers have caught up with the funky soul of Doug Shorts’s Master Plan Inc.

<i>Since 2004 Plastic Crimewave (aka Steve Krakow) has used the Secret History of Chicago Music to shine a light on worthy artists with Chicago ties</i> …

Soul Music

We go inside CD Projekt Red's stylish Krakow office

CD Projekt Red is expanding. The main Warsaw office has ballooned and the company has opened two other studios in Poland, one in Wrocław and one in …

CD Projekt

Polish soccer fans accidentally lit their own stadium on fire

Krakow's Wisla and Lech Poznan are fierce rivals.<p>So it makes sense that the fans wanted to do something memorable when the Polish soccer teams faced off this weekend in Krakow.<p>They succeeded. Lech Poznan fans accidentally set fire to their stadium, almost “setting alight a giant banner reading: 'We …

World News

Polish football fans accidentally ignite stadium

Sports

This Week in Travel #237

This Week in Travel – Travel News Podcast. Regular hosts Gary Arndt, Jen Leo and Chris Christensen are joined by this week’s guest:<p>Andy Steves, tour …

European Travel

Ben UFO, Tim Hecker And Jlin Will All Play This Year's Unsound Festival In Krakow

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Electronic Music

Disgraced Filmmaker Roman Polanski Says the #MeToo Movement Is 'Total Hypocrisy'

Polish film director Roman Polanski attends the premiere screening of his film 'D'après une histoire vraieduringng' during Netia Off Camera film …

Me Too movement

Unsound Announces 2018 Theme

The theme for this year's Unsound in Kraków is 'Presence'<p>This year marks the 16th edition of Kraków festival Unsound and organisers have announced …

Artworks

Krakow-Katowice, Host Cities of the XII UCCN Annual Meeting in 2018 | Creative Cities Network

<b>Following an online vote launched in late September, Krakow and Katowice, respectively Creative Cities of Literature and Music from Poland, and also</b> …

Unesco

The Weaker Sex crashed the boys’ club of the music biz in the late 60s

<i>Since 2004 Plastic Crimewave (aka Steve Krakow) has used the Secret History of Chicago Music to shine a light on worthy artists with Chicago ties</i> …

Music

How Krakow’s Small But Thriving Club Scene Is Struggling To Overcome Its Size

Krakow's club scene is unique, creative and vibrant but also small. TEB contributor Daniel Melfi went to the former Polish capital to speak with some of the people who are trying to make it bigger.<p>Stepping up to the door of Krakow’s dimly lit cellar bars and nightclubs is often like stepping into a …

Electronic Music