It's June, so that means that the summer already here, although the weather conspires against us so
While there will continue to be new releases throughout the month, as well as new acts worth bringing to wider attention, more musical activity takes place outdoors this month.
June of course sees the festival season get under way with some of France's biggest outdoor events held this month.
Hellfest sees metal hoards descend on the Clisson on the weekend from June 19- 21, the following weekend sees Solidays in Paris.
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As always, I can be contacted on johnkilbrideAThotmailDOTcom, with the appropriate punctuation.
I'm always pleased to hear from record companies, PR companies and promoters, so be sure to get in touch.
We're also on Twitter as @viveleroq or you can find me at @karnag
Thanks as always to the good people at the French Music Office in London and to the Institut francais in London for their help and encouragement.
Merci et à bientôt