The Chorus des Hauts de Seine gets under way today, with the focus on events taking place at the esplanade of La Défense, the business district on the outskirts of Paris
Over a period of ten days there are shows in venues across communities in Hauts de Seine, and there are two big weekends of shows in La Défense.
Gigs take place there on the Friday Saturday and Sunday, the first weekend sees Charlie Winston, Feu Chatterton, Bagarre and Shaka Ponk, the second features La Roux, Rone, Thylacine and Yuksek.
There are also free shows earlier in the day at the La Defense venue.
Meanwhile, there are shows taking place in community venues across the Hauts de Seine area include big names like Cats on Trees, Miossec and Grand Corps Malade.
Last year saw the festival scaled back, but this year sees it again becoming a large-scale music even on the doorstep of Paris.