The programme of the Kino Šiška centre for urban culture regularly features big names in indie rock, hip hop, metal, electronic music, contemporary jazz, and other urban genres. Boasting one of the best and most well-equipped concert and theatre halls in Ljubljana, it also hosts several renowned music festivals, including Druga godba, as well as contemporary performing arts events.
The centre's café is open throughout the day and late into the night daily, including non-event days. Occasional club events are held in the entrance hall. Visitors can also hang out in Kiosk, the centre's reading room and shop selling art magazines, books, and comic books and hosting exhibitions by young artists. Free internet access is available.
The Box Office is open on weekdays from 15:00 to 20:00 and one hour before events.
Café Kino Šiška is open daily from 8:00 to 23:00 during the winter season (1 Oct – 31 May) and from 8:00 to 24:00 in the summer season (1 Jun – 30 Sep). On event days it stays open until 2:00.
Kiosk is open on weekdays from 15:00 to 20:00 or later on event days.
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GoGo Penguin have dazzled the British music scene with their bold new sound combining elements of electronica, trip-hop, jazz, rock and classical music. They are praised as one of most exciting new British bands.
Jazz, Electronic music
Kino Šiška - Centre for Urban Culture
The cult New York-based avant-garde rock band Swans was founded in 1982 by the singer Michael Gira. The band soon made a name for themselves for their extreme and often dark musical expression, which, among other things, influenced the development of industrial music.