Oktoberfest Play List: 10 songs you'd hear in Munich beer tents
One thing has always taken me a bit by surprise at Munich’s Oktoberfest celebration — and no, I’m not talking about the humongous size of the beer steins. (Although, granted, they are something to behold.)I’m referring to the soundtrack I hear as I make my way through the Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu, Hacker-Pschorr and Paulaner brewery tents.One might expect they’d be filled solely with traditional Bavarian music, but that’s far from the case. Sure, you’ll get plenty of German oompah during the world’s largest volksfest, but you’ll also get a lot of American radio hits and pop songs, which have b...
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