The raucous crowd applauds and jumps, because it didn't hope for anything less. Ultimately, it will be two and a half hours of 'Pulsschlag,' which still thumps mightily, the heartbeat of artists of the word and the beat. In addition to Max Herre and Joy Denalane, this is also ensured by Afrob, Sékou and Megaloh as well as five-piece band headed by Lillo Scrimali. Hip-hop – for some it is the only relevant living environment. For many others an enigma. One that can be cracked here and now: Just going with it and succumbing to the flow of the music, that is the simple recipe, and right away the attitude towards life becomes palpable. It is characterised by a strong easy feeling, by live and let live and thus by mutual respect. This evening in front of the Mercedes-Benz Museum feels like a super-cool beach party. Of course, the weather could be better, it flips back and forth between beautiful and dreadful, but fortunately without being totally horrid.