Ahead of Paris festival Rock en Seine this weekend, check out our favourite picks from the lineup…

One of France’s biggest festivals, Rock en Seine launched in 2003, and has since blossomed into a three day party for over 100,000 guests. Always taking place on the final weekend in August in the gorgeous park of Château de Saint-Cloud, this year Rock en Seine will deliver almost 70 artists across five stages.

The lineup features an amalgamation of rising stars and heavy hitters across the sonic spectrum, find some of our highlights across each day below:


Age-old singalongs courtesy of THE CURE

Flickering, feisty R&B from New York’s KING PRINCESS

Leftfield pop from LET’S EAT GRANDMA


British R&B sensation JORJA SMITH

Jazz inflected soul courtesy of CELESTE

Electrifying Awful Records affiliate TOMMY GENESIS


Let APHEX TWIN warp your Sunday brain

Another rising star in the form of CLAIRO’s honeyed tones

Franco-Venezuelan art-pop from LA CHICA

Check the full lineup below, and visit the Rock en Seine website here to peruse the set times.

Rock en Seine takes place this weekend, 23rd to 25th August, on the outskirts of Paris.