Berlin (dpa) – It combines decades of history: On Wednesday night, Toten Hosen took place in Berlin SO36. For two hours, Düsseldorfer played at the traditional Kreuzberg club, mainly older classics and sometimes lesser-known pieces from the entire history of the band.
From the «Liebeslied», "wasting your time" or "more than that" to "why I don't get sick", "under false flags" and "matchmakers". There is also one or another cover version, like "California over everything" from Dead Kennedy.
"We played many songs today that we don't even know anymore," said Campino singer. From the audience, who have stood for several cards, sometimes for hours in advance, the pants are celebrated enthusiastically.
The legendary SO36 celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. The Toten Hosen at least 36 years at the beginning. And for 1982 Dance in the May they appeared for the first time in SO36, it was the second concert of their career at all.
The Kreuzberg Club, named after the old Berlin postal shipping district (southeast 36), has been on the verge of financial difficulties in the past few decades. In 2009, trousers played a charity concert in "SO36" to finance the much needed noise barrier.
Information from the Tour Archives from Toten Hosen
SO36 concert announcement