16 July-6 August 2005.
Popdeurope is a summer music festival that presents the many of the most exciting new pop sounds from across Europe. Every weekend for a month, music fans can enjoy the latest releases from some of the best-known bands in Europe at the Arena Hall in Berlin-Treptow. This years popdeurope has five summer night sets with a regional geographical theme: the first is Eastern Europe (16 July), followed by Italy (17 July), Britain (23 July), Germany (30 July) und France (6 August). Some of the highlights will include performances by bands like Calexico, Kaizers Orchestra, Nitin Sawhney, Roy Paci & Aretuska, Seor Coconut, Shantel Bucovina Club Orkestar, Sud Sound System and Visionary Underground. As in previous years there are all the club nights, video installations and workshops that go to making this one of Berlins top music events. Tickets 15-24 (14 concessions), festival pass 44.