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Batschkapp

Gwinnerstr. 5, 60388 Frankfurt am Main
Club, est. 1976

batschkapp.de

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The cultural center Batschkapp (regional name for a summer cap) is a rock club in Frankfurt am Main, which has dedicated itself to the genre of alternative music

The club was founded in 1976 to establish an "autonomous and left counterculture". The Batschkapp consists essentially of a large hall. Apart from discos, concerts and band competitions are also held here.

Due to its long history and its importance as a concert hall for well-known bands, the Batschkapp is one of the most important clubs in the city and enjoys notoriety beyond the region.

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Das Kulturzentrum Batschkapp (regionale Bezeichnung für eine Sommermütze) ist ein Rockclub in Frankfurt am Main, der sich dem Genre der alternativen Musik verschrieben hat

Der Club wurde bereits 1976 gegründet, um eine "autonome und linke Gegenkultur" zu etablieren. Die Batschkapp besteht im Wesentlichem aus einem großen Saal. Hier finden neben Discos auch Konzerte und Bandwettbewerbe statt.

Aufgrund ihrer langen Geschichte und ihrer Bedeutung als Konzerthalle für bekannte Bands gehört die Batschkapp zu den wichtigsten Clubs der Stadt und genießt über die Region hinausgehende Bekanntheit.

Factsheet
  • Venue characteristics

    Size and capacity (audience)

    • large (up to 1000) (17 User)
    • very large (more than 1000) (11 User)

    Type of venue

    • separate venue (21 User)
    • integrated into bar or similar (6 User)

    Acoustics

    • good (29 User)

    Backstage room available

    • yes (29 User)

    Merch selling possible

    • yes (25 User)
    • no (1 User)

    Non-smoker location

    • yes (25 User)
    • no (2 User)
  • Event concepts

    Which kind of payment do bands receive normally?

    • doordeal, profit share (3 User)
    • profit share, pay to play (2 User)
    • none (1 User)

    If true, do newcomers and local bands get booked?

    • yes (6 User)
    • rarely (3 User)
    • no (1 User)

    Does the club actively advertise events?

    • yes (7 User)
    • little or not at all (1 User)

    Venue can be rented for own events

    • yes (4 User)
  • Stagecraft

    Stage

    • available (27 User)

    Size of stage or performance-area respectively

    • large (more than 12 m²) (29 User)

    PA

    • available (28 User)

    Stage lights

    • available (29 User)

    FoH personell

    • present (25 User)
    • sometimes, with prior consent (3 User)

    Preparation and soundcheck

    • early afternoon (10 User)
    • late afternoon / evening (14 User)
    • negotiable (1 User)

    Dismantling

    • equipment must be dismantled and loaded after the sow (18 User)
    • negotiable (1 User)

    Loading and unloading situation

    • loading/unloading directly at building or stage entrance respectively (24 User)
    • nearby (3 User)
  • Location, arrival, parking

    Location

    • city centre (3 User)
    • city, peripheral area (24 User)

    Arrival by car, parking

    • location has sufficient parking space (12 User)
    • no or insufficient parking space, parking is possible nearby (16 User)

    Arrival by public transport

    • good (29 User)
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