ok the ball is rolling im staying at www.generatorhostels.com/en/berlin
great place i go there 4 or 5 times a year if your looking for clean safe and good value hotel its worth a look and the bar prices are brill anyone who wants to meet up the bar and beer garden open at 5 with happy hour till 7 and its a 5 min walk to the u-bhan and only 3 stops to the venue the hotel does food around 4 to 5 euros for a evening meal and just around the corner is a pizza and pasta place 5 to 8 euros or my personal choice a turkish bar kebabs, spit roast chicken, pasta, salad plenty of choice about 5 to 6 euros for a meal and a pint after the gig were of to the best pizza place in east berlin create your own pizza you get a menu with the different types of base and then build your own toppings great value warstiener on tap about 8 to 10 euros with a pint, a couple of german freinds are commng to the gig with me and they know all the best bars to go to so go for folks easyjet are doing return flights from liverpool from 80 all in im going the thursday till monday if want any more info just drop me a line (i will be on sort of best behavior mrs bruce is comming)