The German abandoned bowling alley

The German abandoned bowling alley

The burnt-out shell of Süd-Bowling in Steglitz suggests happier times were had here before. It used to be one of the city’s most successful bowling alleys, with 16 lanes. Now the old Kegelbahn has none. It has been abandoned, ignored, burnt and shat upon so often nobody remembers what it was before … Read more

Will Glahe – Polka King

Will Glahe

Introduction to the “Polka King” An accomplished accordionist and composer, German native Will Glahe led his own orchestra by the 1930s and rose to fame and success in playing popular music during his time. In the US, Glahe achieved the pinnacle of chart success through his own composition “Beer Barrel Polka” in … Read more