Music Park: Nouvelle Vague @ Howard Theatre — 3/21/17

Nouvelle Vague Perform at the Howard Theatre, Washington, D.C. 3/21/17 Nouvelle Vague perform at the Howard Theatre on March 21, 2017 (Photo by Theresa C. Sanchez)

Triple threat. Third time’s the charm. Rule of three. The Holy Trinity. Three-part harmony. 3-D.

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Don’t Miss: Nouvelle Vague @ Howard Theatre, 3/21/17

Nouvelle Vague (Photo courtesy The Howard Theatre)

In Paris circa 2003, Olivier Libaux and Marc Collin formed Nouvelle Vague, a cover band that took its inspiration from a translation of “new wave.” Bossa nova also translates as “new wave” from the Portuguese. Inspired by this, Nouvelle Vague covered “New Wave” songs often in bossa nova style for four albums before taking a break in 2010.

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