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Mutek first acts announced

Mutek festival in Montreal announces the first wave of artists to perform at the 17th edition

This summer, Mutek festival returns to the heart of Montreal’s Quartier des Spectacles and the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal for its 17th edition. Artists confirmed so far include Ash Koosha, ATOM™, Colleen, Dasha Rush, Franck Vigroux & Kurt D'haeseleer, Jlin, Kara-Lis Coverdale, Lakker, Paul Jebanasam & Tarik Barri, Powell, Tim Hecker, and others. Promised highights include Uwe Schmidt and Bernd Friedmann performing Lollopy Dripper, their first album as Flanger in five years, and Mutek regular Tim Hecker will be there combining material from his forthcoming album Love Streams with a fog and light show designed by MFO.

Mutek takes place at various venues, 1–5 June. More information can be found on their website.