Weather Festival Opening : Mount Kimbie + Timeline + Moritz Won Oswald trio

Music, Jazz
Mount Kimbie

The Institut du Monde Arabe is best known for its exhibitions on Middle Eastern culture and its zany mechanical architecture. But once in a blue moon the institute stages raves on its outdoor terrace, and in early June it will host one of the city's biggest house/techno events, Weather Festival.

Things kick off in a big way on Friday June 6 with an evening party headlined by Mount Kimbie. The English duo burst onto the UK scene in 2010 with their wild electro-acoustic album 'Crooks & Lovers' and their collaborations with post-step poster boy James Blake; a more dance-friendly follow up last year, 'Cold Spring Fault Less Youth', only widened their fanbase. Sharing the bill are Timeline, the latest jazz-techno project from Detroit-based collective Underground Resistance, and German techno pioneer Moritz von Oswald. And that's only the opening night...

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