Parisian Indie Boys ‘Phoenix’ Coming to Bangkok in August

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BANGKOK — French indie rock band Phoenix will be soon hitting Bangkok to perform for the first time.

Famous for “1901,” “Lisztomania” and “Lasso,” Phoenix consists of Thomas Mars, Laurent Brancowitz, Christian Mazzalai and Deck D’arcy. They will play in Bangkok in August, announced organizer Have You Heard?.

The concert will take place on Aug. 17 at Moonstar Studio on Soi Ladprao 80. Tickets start at 2,500 baht and will go on sale at 10am on May 30.

Phoenix was formed in 1999. Their 2009 album Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix won a Grammy Awards for the best alternative music album before single “1901” hit number one on the Billboard music chart’s Hot Alternative Songs, leading the band to become widely popular in the United States and other countries.