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MillionYoung Is Also Chévere; Performing at III Points Music Festival This Weekend

It's not unusual for dedicated artists to play under different monikers or with different bands at the same time. Sometimes you need different projects to get out the different sounds in your brain, to flex your musical muscles -- but for one band to have two names?

Aright, it's not like they're just one band, but Mike Diaz and Kristof Ryan are doubling themselves up. They've already found success recording and touring the country as MillionYoung, but now they're pushing themselves to new heights as Chévere.

"We're workaholics, essentially," Ryan said laughing. "It's masochistic is what it is."

See also: III Points Festival in Wynwood Is Shaping Up Nicely with James Murphy, Jamie XX, and DJ Shadow

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Kat Bein is a freelance writer and has been described as this publication’s "senior millennial correspondent." She has an impressive, if unhealthy, knowledge of all things pop culture.