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Tuxedomoon + Jessica 93

As part of the 6th edition of the Eldorado Music Festival, the Café de la Danse plays host to Tuxedomoon and Jessica 93 on the 20th September.  Born in 1977 out of the electronic music lab of the University of San Francisco, the members of Tuxedomoon combine elements of rock, no-wave, classical music, jazz, funk, tango and oriental music. Keen

  1. Café de la Danse 5 passage Louis-Philippe, 11e
  2. Sat Sep 20
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Psychic TV

You'd be hard-pressed to find a more outlandish yet genuinely innovative musician than Genesis P-Orridge, the self-dubbed Pandrogenous cofounder of Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV. A master dramatist, P-Orridge can move from the singsongy to the sadistic in the space of a single breath. This unmistakeable underground band is back on tour and will

  1. La Gaîté Lyrique 3 bis rue Papin, 3e
  2. Sun Sep 21
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  • Critics choice

Based in Gothenburg, Sweden, Goat create ace voodoo psychedelia. As well as chanting over bongos and Middle Eastern-influenced riffs smothered in reverb, they dress in colourful masks and put on one hell of an energetic show. If you've never heard of them, we recommend casting an ear (or both) over their first album, 'World Music', published by

  1. Le Trabendo Parc de la Villette, 75019
  2. Thu Sep 25
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Sylvan Esso

Folksy electronic duo Sylvan Esso, comprising vocalist Amelia Meath and electronic musician and Megafaun bassist Nick Sanborn, garnered attention last year with hypnotic first single "Hey Mami." The pair performs here after the success of their self-titled debut album, which came out in May this year.

  1. Badaboum 2 bis rue des Taillandiers, 11e
  2. Sat Sep 27
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Tokyo-Paris music night

Ever the envelope-pushers, the team at Centquatre have teamed up with Arte to put on a night of music from France and Japan as part of the Festival Temps d'Image. Heading the bill is Jun Miyake (no relation to Issey), whose jazz-inflected experimentalism has attracted the attention of David Byrne and Grace Jones. Also performing tonight are

  1. 104 (Centquatre) 104 rue d'Aubervilliers et 5 rue Curial, 19e
  2. Sat Sep 27
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