Canadian indie rock band The Dears will be performing for the first time for the Istanbul audience at Istanbul Modern as part of the Istanbul Jazz Festival. Consisting of Murray Lightburn on vocals and guitar, Natalia Yanchak on vocals and keyboard, Jason Kent on guitar and vocals, Christopher McCarron on guitar, Rob Benvie on bass, Laura Willis on keyboard and vocals, and Yann Geoffroy on drums, the band has made a name with their talent in merging orchestral arrangement with pop elements. Did we also mention that they’re absolutely cool?
When: 12 July, 9pm
Where: Istanbul Modern, Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi Antrepo No. 4 Salıpazarı, Karaköy; P: (0212) 334 73 00
How much: From the venue: 40 TL; 30 TL (student). From Biletix: 45 TL; 34 TL (student).