This tenth edition of Pitchfork Music Festival Paris 2021 has been announced and it is set to expand an emcompass some of the city’s most-loved venues over the space of a week.
Normally the festival, which places itself at the Grande Halle de la Villette will embark on a tour of the Salle Pleyel, the Gaité Lyrique , the Bataclan and the Church of Saint-Eustache for 5 evenings of original concerts.
On November 19 & 20 , Pitchfork Avant-Garde takes over its discovery trail in the heart of the Bastille district. 17 artists will perform each evening on the stages of Café de la Danse, Badaboum, Supersonic and it’s adjacent Supersonic Records , Le Pop Up du Label, and more for initimate settings.
The line-up is equally entrawling as the prospect of the setup, with the following intial names announced: Alewya – Amaarae – Bartees Strange – BERWYN – Bobby Gillepsie & Jehnny Beth – Cassandra Jenkins – Charlotte Adigéry & Boris Pupul – cktrl – Claud – Denise Chaila – Elliott Armen – Waiting for Ana – Erika de Casier – Faux Real – Gabriels – Godford – Hope Tala – Kai Kwasi – Kam-BU – Kareem Ali – keiyaA – Kynsy – L’Rain – Lael Neale – ML Buch – Molly Payton – NewDad – Nubya Garcia – Shygirl – Sons of Kemet – Soccer96 – TV Priest – Unschooling – Yard Act & more
Tickets for each event and day including a surprise show at the Salle Pleyel on the final evening are on sale now.