Who are the members of the band Tocotronic?
Tocotronic is a German rock band founded in 1993 (see 1993 in music). Similar to Blumfeld or Die Sterne they are considered a part of the Hamburger Schule (School of Hamburg) movement. They are influential for bands such as Wir sind Helden.
When did Tocotronic get their first record label?
Similar to Blumfeld or Die Sterne they are considered a part of the Hamburger Schule ( Hamburg School) movement. They are influential for bands such as Wir sind Helden . Tocotronic got signed to L’ Age D’ Or, a German independent record label situated in Hamburg, in 1994 after quickly gaining popularity in the local scene.
When did the Tocotronic Kapitulation album Come Out?
In July 2007, Tocotronic released their eighth studio album, “Kapitulation”. Also, around this time, the band announced the end of their working relationship with long-time label “L’age D’or”, and consequently, “Kapitulation” was released by Vertigo Berlin, a sublabel of Universal music.
Influenced by American bands like Nirvana, R.E.M. and Galaxie 500, german indie rockers Tocotronic started in Hamburg in 1993 when drummer Arne Zank and bassist Jan Müller, who had previously played together, added singer and guitarist Dirk Von Lowtzow to cornplete their lineup.
When was the Burgtheater on the Ringstrasse built?
In 1955 the building on the Ringstrasse reopened its doors after having been renovated and technically modernised. The Burgtheater, designed by Gottfried Semper and Karl von Hasenauer and built between 1874 and 1888, was the last of the representative buildings erected along the Ringstrasse.
Why is the Burgtheater so important to Vienna?
Its stunning façade is one of Vienna’s most prominent sights. In addition to busts of dramatists and statues of famous writers, it also features figures arranged in pairs that symbolise human emotions and characteristics and form the basis of many a drama: love and hate, humility and lust for power, heroism and egoism.
Where to Park in front of the Burgtheater?
Parking: In the BOE underground car park at the Rathaus or in the WIPARK Garage Freyung. The area around the Burgtheater is a short-term parking zone between 9am and 10pm. Gustav Klimt’s early work comprises a number of murals he painted together with his brother Ernst and Franz Matsch, who collectively called themselves the “Company of Artists”.