Paris festival’s huge 20th anniversary!
Christine and the Queens, boygenius, Romy, Amyl & the Sniffers, Nova Twins, Bonobo, Gaz Coombes + more added to Rock en Seine 2023 line up
Girl in Red – Tove Lo – Lucie Antunes* – Hannah Grae
Wednesday 23rd August
Christine and the Queens* – boygenius*
Fever Ray – Flavien Berger – Romy* – Viagra Boys* – Turnstile
Bertrand Belin – Silly Boy Blue*
Friday 25th August
Florence & The Machine – The Chemical Brothers
Charlotte De Witte – L’Impératrice* – Tamino – Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Altin Gün* – Dry Cleaning – Ethel Cain* – Noga Erez* – Overmono*
Saturday 26th August
Amyl and the Sniffers* – Bonobo – Foals – Wet Leg
Angel Olsen – Nova Twins* – Gaz Coombes – The Murder Capital –
Zed Yun Pavarotti*
Sunday 27th August
23rd, 25th, 26th, 27th August
Domaine National de Saint-Cloud, Paris
Paris’s leading festival Rock en Seine gets even bigger for its 20th anniversary with these major line up additions for 23rd, 25th, 26th and 27th August. Over four incredible days, the Domaine national de Saint-Cloud will welcome the world’s biggest stars… Billie Eilish, Placebo, The Chemical Brothers, Florence + The Machine and The Strokes with exceptional new acts announced today: Christine and The Queens, boygenius, Romy, Amyl and the Sniffers, Nova Twins, Bonobo, Gaz Coombes and many more.
Placebo will be back on the Paris stage on Friday 25th August, 11 years on from their last visit to the Domaine national de Saint-Cloud. Six further incredible artists will join this line up: France’s international superstar Christine and the Queens will join the bill off the back of the timely release of their brand new album PARANOÏA, ANGELS, TRUE LOVE. US indie Also on the line up is supergroup boygenius, the brilliant brainchild of Phoebe Bridgers, Julien Baker, and Lucy Dacus. Romy is best known as one third of The xx, who in recent years has been expertly carving out her solo career with her euphoric pop bangers ‘Lifetime’ and ‘Strong’. Swedish punk outfit Viagra Boys will rock up from Stockholm, plus Parisian singer Silly Boy Blue. They join Fever Ray, Turnstile and Bertrand Belin.
On Saturday 26th August, Rock en Seine will welcome the ultimate party headliners, electronic music’s most iconic duo The Chemical Brothers and the heavenly force of nature Florence + The Machine. This billing has it all, from the disco pop of L’Impératrice to the soft, dreamy sound of Ethel Cain, the hyper contagious club sounds of electronic brothers Overmono. Turkish psychedelic rock group Altin Gün and Israeli electro singer Noga Erez. Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Tamino, Charlotte De Witte and Dry Cleaning also are on this spectacular Saturday bill.
Rock en Seine 2023 comes to a close on Sunday 27th August and will leave music fans on the ultimate festival high. None other than New York legends The Strokes will make their Rock en Seine debut, a headliner that has been 20 years in the making. Australian punk rockers Amyl and the Sniffers and London rock duo Nova Twins will undoubtedly rev up the crowds for the final day, alongside Supergrass original Gaz Coombes. Offering some alternative sounds on the day are acclaimed London DJ and producer Bonobo and French singer-songwriter, singer and rapper, Zed Yun Pavarotti. Foals, Angel Olsen, Wet Leg, The Murder Capital complete our Rock en Seine line up for its amazing 20th anniversary!
The utterly brilliant, 21-year-old era defining artist Billie Eilish tops the bill for the opening day of Rock en Seine on Wednesday 23rd August. Classically & contemporary-trained drummer and percussionist Lucie Antunes is added to the bill for a hometown show. Eilish will also be joined by previously announced Girl In Red, Tove Lo and Hannah Grae.
Jim King, CEO of European Festivals at AEG Presents, says, “Rock en Seine continues to go from strength to strength with the team delivering another amazing line up. It is celebrating its 20th anniversary having reestablished itself as one of Europe’s leading festivals.”
Matthieu Ducos, GM at Rock en Seine Festival, says, “20 years already since we started the show. We are very proud of the journey so far but the best is yet to come. After a very successful returning 2022 edition, we are very excited about the lineup for this year, mixing the very best of the new pop stars and historic rock bands the fans have been longing to see for years.”
Last summer saw a historic year for Rock en Seine bringing together 150,000 fans and the biggest programme the Paris festival has ever seen with iconic headliners: Arctic Monkeys, Tame Impala, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Kraftwerk and Jamie xx plus many more incredible acts.
Located in Domaine National de Saint-Cloud in the heart of Paris, Rock en Seine offers the perfect city festival experience – combining a city getaway for UK music fans with an unforgettable weekend at one of Europe’s leading festivals. See you there to celebrate our twentieth anniversary with us!
Tickets for all days are on sale now.
1-Day ticket: from €55
2-Day tickets: €129
3-Day tickets: €175
For UK media enquiries:
The Outside Organisation: 020 7436 3633
About Rock en Seine:
Rock en Seine is a rock music festival, held at Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (west of Paris), inside a french garden designed by André Le Nôtre, gardener of the king.
For nearly twenty years, Rock en Seine has been one of the biggest summer events in France and is one of the most important festivals in Europe.
With up to 40,000 festival-goers every day, Rock en Seine brings together the best of the international pop-rock stage with emblematic headliners and the most beautiful newcomers of the moment, in an ideal place: the sublime Domaine national de Saint-Cloud.
Rock en Seine is also an artistic creation drived with a large number of events, exhibitions, talks and even a festival for young audiences: the Mini Rock en Seine!
About AEG Presents:
AEG Presents is AEG’s live-entertainment division, a collection of companies dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance, touring and a variety of programming and multi-media production. AEG Presents is behind festivals such as California’s famed Coachella, Los Angeles’ Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival, London’s BST Hyde Park and All Points East, Paris’ Rock en Seine and a myriad of tours, live shows and venues around the world including the world’s most popular venue The O2 in London, LA’s Crypto.com Arena and many more. This August Bank Holiday 2023, AEG Presents will see two of its festivals Rock en Seine and All Points East be cemented as the go to destinations for the summer holiday in Europe.
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About AEG France:
Created 4 years ago in Paris, the French office for AEG Presents organizes concerts for big international artists in France (Céline Dion, Taylor Swift, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Tyler The Creator, Andrea Laszlo de Simone, ….) and at the same time is building an ambitious roster of French artists (Ibrahim Maalouf, Polo & Pan, Zed Yun Pavarotti, Lewis OfMan, Dosseh, Hornet La Frappe, James Baker, Carla de Coignac), handling their tour locally and internationally. AEG Presents France owns Rock en Seine at 50%, coproduces the yearly yoga/well-being event Wanderlust 108 Paris and produces through its podcast division AEG Presents FR podcasts-en-live, audio podcasts live events (Bliss Stories). Since 2013, AEG has also been the second largest shareholder in the company that operates the Accor Arena in Paris.