What is Hamburg known for?

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. Hamburg is famous for an original kind of German alternative music (alternative rock) called ''Hamburger Schule'' ("Hamburg School"), a term used for bands like Tocotronic, Blumfeld, Tomte (Tomte (band)) or Kante (Kante (band)). The city was a major centre for heavy metal music in the 1980s. Helloween, Gamma Ray (Gamma Ray (band)), Running Wild (Running Wild (band)) and Grave Digger (Grave Digger (band)) started in Hamburg.

. That year, the band signed with Noise Records (Noise Records (Germany)) and recorded two songs for a Noise compilation record called ''Death Metal (Death Metal (Split album))''. The compilation featured the bands Hellhammer, Running Wild (Running Wild (band)), and Dark Avenger (Dark Avenger (band)). The two tracks were "Oernst of Life" by Weikath and Hansen's "Metal Invaders," a faster version of which would appear on the band's first full-length album

sigmar-polke-german-painter-dies-at-69 title Sigmar Polke, German Painter, Dies at 69 author Roberta Smith publisher New York Times date 11 June 2010 . background group_or_band origin Hamburg, Germany genre Heavy metal (Heavy metal music), power metal, speed metal '''Running Wild''' is a German (Germany) heavy metal (Heavy metal music) band, formed in 1976 in Hamburg. They were part of the German metal scene (Music of Germany#Metal) to emerge in the early to mid 1980s. The band has carved its niche in the metal world as the first “pirate metal” band, a theme which took off with the release of ''Under Jolly Roger'' in 1987 (thus abandoning the satanic imagery of their earlier work). Although the earlier releases contained satanic themes and imagery, Gerald “Preacher” Warnecke, the guitar player of the band, was studying theology at the time and is a vicar in Cologne now. Commons:Category:Hamburg Wikipedia:Hamburg Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany States Hamburg

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of Hamburg alt url http: email address lat long directions phone tollfree fax hours price content The English Theatre of Hamburg performs from September through June, giving eight performances per week. *'''Schmidt-Theater''' — Theatre, variety, cabaret, concerts, and satirical revues. *'''Schmidts Tivoli''' — Avant garde shows and high-class musicals. The world famous musical "Cabaret" and the successful musical

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embassies in the following cities, Berlin, Frankfurt, Freiburg, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Nuremberg, Saarbrücken, and Stuttgart. * Germany has embassies in Rome, Milan and Naples. Goebbels' words and actions made little impact on the political loyalties of Berlin. Hamilton, ''Who Voted for Hitler?'', discusses Goebbels' record as an election campaigner. Hamilton notes: "In National Socialist literature, as well as in the writings

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John Vanbrugh in Kneller's Kit-cat portrait, considered one of Kneller's finest portraits. Kneller was born '''Gottfried Kniller''' in the Free City of Lübeck, the son of Zacharias Kniller. Kneller studied in Leiden, but became a pupil of Ferdinand Bol and Rembrandt (Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn) in Amsterdam. He then traveled with his brother John Zacharias Kneller, who was an ornamental painter, to Rome and Venice in the early 1670s, painting historical subjects and portraits in the studio of Carlo Maratti, and later moved to Hamburg. They came to England in 1674, at the invitation of the Duke of Monmouth. He was introduced to, and painted a portrait of, Charles II (Charles II of England). In England, Kneller concentrated almost entirely on portraiture. He founded a studio which churned out portraits on an almost industrial scale, relying on a brief sketch of the face with details added to a formulaic model, aided by the fashion for gentlemen to wear full wigs (Wig (hair)). His portraits set a pattern that was followed until William Hogarth and Joshua Reynolds. 19th century thumb right 120px Postage stamp (File:Heligolandstamp.jpg) showing Queen Victoria and denominated in Hamburg schillings. From 1875 its postage stamps were denominated in both sterling (Pound sterling) and gold marks. Between 1782 and 1783 we find Stamitz in the Netherlands where he gave concerts in The Hague and in Amsterdam. Finally in 1785 Stamitz returned to Germany to appear in concerts in a number of cities and towns, e.g. Hamburg, Lübeck, Braunschweig, Magdeburg, and Leipzig. In the April 1786 he made his way to Berlin where on 19 May 1786 he participated in the famous performance of Handel (George Frideric Handel)'s ''Messiah (Messiah (Handel))'' under Johann Adam Hiller's baton. thumb The Darien chest which held the money and documents of the Company of Scotland (File:The Darien Chest, Royal Museum, Edinburgh.jpg) The Company of Scotland easily raised subscriptions in Amsterdam, Hamburg and London for the scheme. The English Government of King William III (William III of England), however, was opposed to the idea. It was at war with France and hence did not want to offend Spain which claimed the territory as part of New Granada (Viceroyalty of New Granada). It was also under pressure from the English East India Company (East India Company), who were keen to maintain their monopoly over English foreign trade Commons:Category:Hamburg Wikipedia:Hamburg Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany States Hamburg

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a venue for trade shows, such ''hanseboot'', an international boat show, or ''Du und deine Welt'', a large consumer products show. Regular sports events—some open to pro and amateur participants—are the cycling competition Vattenfall Cyclassics, the Hamburg Marathon, the biggest marathon in Germany after Berlin,


(but the first version released) was released in 1964 during the wave of Beatlemania, with Sheridan having re-recorded the vocals with notably more tame lyrics featuring the added verse "in Liverpool she even dares to criticise the Beatles' hair with their whole fan-club standing there oh Sweet Georgia Brown." Recently, bootleggers have utilized the two recordings to produce an instrumental featuring only the Beatles' instruments and backup vocals, entirely eliminating

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-Arena), right next to the Volksparkstadion. *'''Hamburg Freezers''' share the Colorline-Arena with HSV Handball. The premier-league ice hockey team features many international top class players. * '''The German Open''' in Men's Tennis are held at the Rothenbaum in Hamburg. The tournament is one of nine ATP Masters Series tournaments. *'''Deutsche Bank Players’ Championship''', at the Gut Kaden Golf and Land Club. Golf tournament of world class, prize money €600,000. *'''Vattenfall Cyclassics


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schedule - Dino Music album with Sgouros Dimitris Sgouros album on Dino Music - track listing and EMI. 2011 EMI Classics release with Dimitris Sgouros - 'Essential Liszt' Since March 1988, three Sgouros Festivals have been instituted, in Hamburg, Ljubljana, and Singapore.

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squad, Salihamidžić made nine appearances, scoring two league goals. The following season, Salihamidžić became an integral part of the squad as he would make 37 appearances and score an impressive seven goals between Europe

and the league. He would go onto make 31 league appearances, scoring ten goals during the 1997–98 season, which would be his last for the club, before his big transfer to Bayern Munich. In 1988 Maleeva became the youngest ever national tennis champion of Bulgaria, at the age of 13 years and four months. She turned professional in 1989, reaching the final of her first professional tournament at ITF Bari-ITA. In her Grand Slam (Grand Slam (tennis)) debut at the French Open in 1990, she


thumb Official logo of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg (File:Hamburg-logo.svg) thumb Hamburg, seen from the International Space Station (File:HamburgFromTheISS.jpg) '''Hamburg''' ( It is also the thirteenth largest German state (States of Germany). Its population is over 1.8 million people, and the Hamburg Metropolitan Region (including parts of the neighbouring Federal States (States of Germany) of Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein) has more than 5 million inhabitants. The port of Hamburg, on the river Elbe, is the second largest port in Europe (after the Port of Rotterdam) and tenth largest worldwide.

The official name reflects its history (History of Hamburg) as a member of the medieval Hanseatic League, as a free imperial city of the Holy Roman Empire, a city-state, and one of the 16 states of Germany. Before the 1871 Unification of Germany, it was a fully sovereign state. Prior to the constitutional changes in 1919, the stringent civic republic was ruled by a class of hereditary grand burghers or Hanseaten (Hanseaten (class)).

Hamburg is a major transport hub and is one of the most affluent (Affluency) cities in Europe. It has become a media and industrial centre, with plants and facilities belonging to ''Airbus'', ''Blohm + Voss'' and ''Aurubis''. The radio and television broadcaster ''Norddeutscher Rundfunk'' and publishers such as ''Gruner + Jahr'' and ''Spiegel (Der Spiegel)-Verlag'' are pillars of the important media industry in Hamburg. Hamburg has been an important financial centre for centuries, and is the seat of the world's second oldest bank (List of oldest banks in continuous operation), Berenberg Bank. There are more than 120,000 enterprises.

The city is a notable tourist destination for both domestic and overseas visitors; it ranked 17th (Mercer Quality of Living Survey) in the world for livability in 2012.

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