When many think of the city of Paris, the romantic sights of The Eiffel Tower or the artisitic delights of The Louvre might be the first things you think off. Here are five music events
#5 Rock En Seine
Headliners: The Chemical Brothers, The Libertines, Kasabian, Alt-J, Hot Chip
Three days of rock in the gardens of Château de Saint-Sould overlooking the River Seine, since 2003 this event has grown year on year pulling in unbeatable lineups trumping every past edition.
When & where: 28 - 30 August 2015, Domaine National de Saint-Cloud
#4 Pitchfork Festival Paris
Headliners: 2015 names to be confirmed, but 2014 included Belle & Sebastian, Caribou & James Blake
In the cultural hotspot of Grande Halle De La Villette is this cutting edge indie delight, which is attended by the cool and curious music fan, eclectic in tastes and attitudes. There is also pop up record stores, market stalls, vintage clothes markets and so much more.
#3 Marvellous Island
Headliners: Adam Beyer, Monika Kruse, Nicole Moudaber, Matthias Tanzmann
Taking place in a new home, from extravagant décor to even more decadent DJ sets, this urban electronic getaway has a perfect eye for choosing unique locations that you wouldn't expect to see in the middle of a city.
#2 We Love Green
Headliners: Christine & The Queens, Julian Casblancas + The Voids, Django Django and Ben UFO
Pushing the boundaries of what makes the perfect boutique festival, We Love Green is an eco-friendly event with enchanting stages, delicious locally sourced food and fun for all ages.
#1 Weather Festival
Headliners: Nina Kraviz, Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Floorplan
Seen as an electronic institution, Weather is three days of electronic exploration from minimal techno to upbeat nu-disco and alternative surprises in between.
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