This summer the gardens of Versailles are open in the evenings, for special night shows which take visitors on an enchanting tour of the garden water fountains. Classical pieces have also been selected to enhance the experience. The gardens are open every Saturday and Tuesday until 7pm. Visit the website for more information.
Since the ’50s, Jamaican music has set the foundation for our contemporary urban music styles. Visitors to the exhibition at the Philharmonie de Paris will pierce the secrets of this popular genre. 4 April to 13 August For more information visit philharmoniedeparis.fr
12th edition of the Paris Hip Hop Festival features JOEYSTARR and Cut Killer SoundSytem, as well as an array of French artists. The festival is held at the Espace Périphérique. Early bird tickets are €30 and you can buy online for a €4 charge. For more information visit PH H12 website.
Music from AIR,Metronomy, Jarvis Cocker & Chilly Gonzales « Room 29 », Savages and many more. Held in the Philharmonie de Paris. For more information visit www.daysoff.fr
Music festival with big acts confirmed: The XX, PJ Harvey, Flume, Franz Ferdinand, Cypress Hill, At The Drive In, The Kills, Fakear. Visit the Rock en Seine website for more information. €119 for 3 day pass or €49 for a day pass.