This month there’s plenty to see, do, and keep you entertained despite the adverse weather conditions. You’ll find summer activities in full swing with music festivals, Basildon-electronica, award-winning mixologists, and birthday brass!
1 – Neurosis: Post-metal from the Cali residents. Expect psychadelic visuals with the heaviest post-metal sounds!
Neurosis – My Heart For Deliverance (VIDEO)
1 – Bobby Watson & Libor Šmoldas Quartet: Hybernia Theatre hosts the collaborative effort between Czech based Libor Šmoldas and his quartet with the legendary saxophonist Bobby Watson!
Libor Smoldas solo over rhythm changes (VIDEO)
3 – St. Vitus Organ Evenings International Organ Festival: A collaborative effort between the Metropolitan Chapter of St. Vitus and the Prague Castle Administration. A series of reasonably priced events showcasing the rich, romantic organ sounds.
8 – Mnozil Brass: Happy Birthday: A special birthday celebration for one of the most creative and fascinating brass ensembles of our time! Celebrate with the brass!
Mnozil Brass – My Bonnie Lies over the Ocean (VIDEO)
8- ZZ Top: The bearded band will be playing Pardubice! Prague inhabitants should take this unique opportunity to take a rock inspired trip out of Prague to see the guys in action!
ZZ Top – Legs (VIDEO)
18 – Kesha: US singer/rapper Kesha makes her CZ debut on the 18th!
Ke$ha – Crazy Kids ft. will.i.am (VIDEO)
23 – Depeche Mode: The Basildon boys done good pay a welcomed visit to Prague’s Synot Tip Arena. With too many hits to mention and an ever growing, appreciative fan-base resulting in album and singles sales in excess of 100 million worldwide!
Depeche Mode – Heaven (VIDEO)
23 – Taj Mahal Trio: Legendary American jazz/blues giant coming to Prague Castle don’t miss out on this unique opportunity!
26 – Hugh Laurie and The Copper Bottom Band: You might know him as Dr. House or even as one half of the comedy duo Fry & Laurie, or even as the lead vocal for Hugh Laurie and The Copper Bottom Band. Head to Prague’s Congress Center to witness Laurie and the band perform for the first time in Prague!
Hugh Laurie and The Copper Bottom Band – Hit The Road Jack (VIDEO)
1-6 48th Karlovy Vary IFF 2013: The hugely successful & popular International Film Festival taking place in the beautiful Karlovy Vary!
2 – 5 Rock For People Festival: The 18th Rock For People! Looking Better Than Ever with an exciting line-up and non-musical events in store.
18 – 21 – Colours of Ostrava 2013: One of the greatest music festivals in the Czech Republic. 2013 sees Sigur Rós, Damien Rice, Tata Bojs and many many more!
19 – 21 Mighty Sounds: The ninth edition of the legendary ska, punk rock, reggae, rockabilly and dance-hall festival Mighty Sounds is coming are you ready? Live performances from: The Computers (UK), Prague Conspiracy (CZ), Atlas Losing Grip (SWE) and Banane Metalik (FR) plus many, many more.
29 – Iron Maiden: Leaders of the new wave british heavy metal play the cities Synot Tip Arena!
Iron Maiden – Fear of The Dark (VIDEO)
Food & Drink
1-31.08 Cloud 9 Tasting: Unlimited consumption of 9 speciality cocktails prepared by award wining mixologist Roman Uhlíř. Check website for prices and drink options.