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tv   Arts and Culture  Deutsche Welle  May 17, 2019 7:45pm-8:01pm CEST

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and jazz musicians from all over the world are converging on the western german city of boston for the jazz festival that. germany's biggest music export ramstein have just released a long awaited new album the 1st single door which came out in march already caused a lot of controversy but it has to be said there must is a manipulator in the media and that's exactly what they've achieved the video for the single out of a $50000000.00 hits on you tube so far without further ado let's find out how they've delighted their fans at the same time most probably created bole controversy with their new album. controversial rule and extremely successful way to mark the band's 25th anniversary ramstein has a new album the topics of the usual for them 6 bonnets german history to video for
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the lead single deutschland caused a scandal as a teaser for the video the shock rock has released an excerpt showing the band's members stressed his concentration camp inmates sparking accusations of using the holocaust to self promotion. once the food video was released it was clear that ramstein was addressing the topic in a more complex manner as one of the darkest chapters in chaman history. keyboard kind of blackout and guitarist power land is good there stuck in the 1990 s. as members of the east german punk band feeling be. a $994.00 and they started brownstein and in them fans worldwide even in the us. they are all really intense the crazy out of control i'm learning german for them i just finished my 1st year they got back. to bill in band. music
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videos are at least as important as their music and always focus on the dark side of human nature. the kind of woman text if you understand them you'll find beautiful but dark lyrics you can expect a journey into the unknown into the dark side to evil. music. and they repeatedly test the limits of good taste for instance the video to strict featured excerpts from a nazi propaganda film by many riefenstahl's. after being accused of being politically right wing the band responded with the song links spine dry fia and ramstein really put the grim into grimm's fairy tales turning snow white into a drug addicted sadist. it was a really nice story in itself with snow white very door but our version is out for trouble. graham stands previous 6 albums have sold
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a total of 20000000 copies they waited 10 years before making album number 7 and a tennessee in the music business but ramstein are as popular as ever as proven by the fact that every day of their upcoming european stadium to us is sold out. the renowned chinese american architects i am pay pasta way on thursday aged 102 he began his career in 148 working for a new real estate developer and went on to design many iconic buildings like this last para mid outside the louvre in paris to his designs always showed a careful balance between the cutting edge and the conservative my colleague david leavitt's with. people who knew him say he was charming and unassuming but i am pay also had a strong will and
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a vision as clear as the pyramid he built in the courtyard of the roof it was the french revolution that turned this palace into a museum but pays additions and was a revolution in itself the chinese born new york based architect left his mark from paris to hong kong and along the way pay picked up architectures biggest prizes. in the mid ninety's pay came to berlin to add a new wing to the baroque german historical museum the museum's vice president he could catch my i worked with him on it for close to a decade at a time when glass and steel began taking over the city. what's different about this building is this is not i'm for it's not just a building of stone claassen stainless steel is this is a sculpture it's good to see what i thought was lovely about working with him is that he cared about when he was building the country the mentality he asked a lot about the history of germany and thank you she's define and. they said he
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wanted his architecture to seduce the visitor always leading the visitor to new sites and here you can feel him almost pulling you up the stairs. to the top staircase is where the seduction really kicks in and not only is the staircase different it's snail shaped but the stairs themselves are much shorter and dimension these are actually baroque to mentions and i am paid to use them to force the visitor to really take their time and taken all the views. at 102 i am paying certainly reached a ripe age and what a gift he showed us how old and new can stand side by side in harmony. after i am pay architecture will never be the same.
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now do not adjust your sets what you are about to say will amaze you look. it's holly and make up artist based who uses his own face as a canvas and creates mind boggling optical illusions like you've never seen before and he's going to show ours. is a master of optical illusions and to create them he needs nothing more than a brush and some makeup normally the makeup artist and shoes that his clients look fresh and natural but when it comes to his own appearance he prefers to distort it and produce 3 illusions. that are pretty i mean to you all the zing all up on the man i'd love to draw ever since i was a kid that was a book and because i'm passionate about 3 d.
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and make up i wanted to bring them together. the result is what you see today in up the boy look at the pretty i mean given the social. sound the land let's just watch over his shoulder as he works on one of his creations instead of the wash cartload dry blue chip will split his own head open probably i mean the one that is what it depends on the image usually takes me between one and 2 hours. of all did we order while the 1st to decide on the angle because perspective it's important to produce in the 3 d. f. fact but it did mean that if it took 30. to create this 3 d. effect blue chip foose draws officially distorted version on his head. to. the end result is hard to picture at 1st. and more important that getting the lines right is crucial and often not completely
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precise than all the work was for nothing yet. so getting them right is a fundamental part of the work. post the fruits of his labors on his instagram channel $250.00 subscribers marvel. 2014 began making optical illusions on the palm of his hand his creations ranging from 2 to abstract images started attracting lots of attention. this video alone has been viewed over 200000 times. people like to alter the look. spirit's a transformation never experience. from seeing something new because it's about innovation and i think that's why they like it so much. after 90 minutes
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is pretty much finished his head is only recognizable against a black background and when viewed from the right angle. and here is the man with a truly open mind. the jazz festival in the western german city of ball started in 2009 but within a couple of years most of the festivals concerts were sold. meanwhile it's attracting big names from the contemporary music scene including this year legendary california horn section. and jazz fusion yellowjackets the festival is also attracting some v.i.p.'s as well. jazz fest barn is celebrating its 1st double digit anniversary for the start of the festival german president. held a special concert at his official residence. yes 1st jazzfest barn is now
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a bit of an established tradition and it's taking place for the 10th time but it's the 1st time a jazz evening has been held here in the villa hama schmidt this is a premier tonight but it doesn't have to be a one off old traditions have a 1st time. with them as. tried to. say. 10 years ago the jazz festival was a small affair today it runs over 3 weeks with more than 100 artists performing in front of 7000 jazz fans peter montana founded the festival and today sue says its creative director he tells us the secret of its success. for the cakes and concert holders with very good instruments the kind you would expect to see with classical music and as a general rule find jazz doesn't always have that this makes the situation very
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comfortable than the magic of the music can really come across. many greats from the jazz world to full ready performed at the festival hyginus to read horn notes green. jazz pianist michel vone the jewel of joachim and rolls. and violinist nigel kennedy. the festival's whole mob is having global stands before with up and coming artists . until the end of my with $25.00 acts performing across the city. including french drama manu catch a. american funk legends tower of power. and
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the icelandic funk fusion band net so forte. that runs the show for today much well on all the stories on our website d.w. dot com. or on facebook at the top of culture and thanks for watching.
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