Le Guess Who? wins Best Festival & Best Promoter at IJzeren Podiumdieren Awards

We're proud & very honored to tell you that we won two awards at the 'IJzeren Podiumdieren' 2014; for Best Festival in The Netherlands and Best Promoter (Bob van Heur).

Your most memorable moments & top 10 favorite shows of Le Guess Who? 2014

A couple weeks ago, we asked you to share your thoughts and experiences on Le Guess Who? 2014 in our visitors survey. We also asked you about your favorite performances and your most memorable moments of the festival.

Buy Le Guess Who? Merchandise in our webstore

Forgot to buy your Le Guess Who? merchandise at the festival or just want to do some shopping? Check out our new webstore with official festival shirts, sweaters, tote bags and beanies.

LGW & de Volkskrant video portraits: Curtis Harding, The Growlers, Suuns & Jerusalem In My Heart, Viet Cong

Hello: Le Guess Who? and de Volkskrant bring you short video portraits of acts performing at Le Guess Who? Festival 2014.

Utrechtse dichter/schrijver Ingmar Heytze bezocht Le Guess Who? 2014

Namens Utrecht Muziek (partner van Le Guess Who? met het project Residenties in Utrecht) volgde de Utrechtse dichter en schrijver Ingmar Heytze het door Michael Gira gecureerde programma op Le Guess Who? 2014. Zijn ervaringen gaf hij vorm in een uitgebreid verslag dat hieronder is te le...

Listen to the Le Guess Who? Spotify playlist

We’ve created a Spotify playlist for your listening pleasure. Get acquainted with the exquisite selection of acts playing Le Guess Who? this year and get in the mood for November. From every act playing Le Guess Who?

Read: Le Guess Who? Program Guide & Treasure Guide

Printed timetables, the Treasure Guide (with city gems and artist interviews) and our Program Guide will be available at the Ticket & Info Area in TivoliVredenburg during the festival.

Why You Should Know Selda (…and dare not miss her at Le Guess Who? Festival)

It has always been a dream to have Selda Bağcan perform at our festival. Via friends in Berlin, London and Istanbul we managed to have Selda play together with her new band Boom Pam, headlining our Sunday line-up. It seems that a lot of other artists playing Le Guess Who? this year fee...

Mdou Moctar: Spaced out autotune guitar anthems from Niger

Mdou Moctar’s debut studio recording Anar from 2008 was never officially released, but widely distributed via the cellphone file sharing networks of the Sahara. A monumental record sonically, but also as one of the first modern electronic adaptations of Tuareg guitar accompanied with ...

Free 3voor12 sessions during Le Guess Who?

We’re very pleased to announce that 3voor12 will host some wonderful sessions during Le Guess Who? this year again. All sessions and interviews are free to attend and will take place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

Important info: Wristband pick up

Upon arrival, you need to exchange your Le Guess Who? ticket for a festival wristband to ensure entrance to the festival venues. You can ONLY do this at our ticket desk in TivoliVredenburg (right next to Utrecht central station) or at Plato Record Store in Utrecht.

Come hang out at Plein 6

Plein 6 in TivoliVredenburg is the heart of the 2014 Le Guess Who? festival. Come hang, eat some delicious food, drink an excellent cup of coffee, buy a few records, check out the official Le Guess Who? merchandise, and enjoy each others company.

Changes in LGW program

Read all about changes in the Le Guess Who? Festival program; rescheduled shows, cancellations and/or replacing acts.

Le Guess Who? publishes timetables

After the announcement of the full line-up for Le Guess Who? 2014, it is time for time schedules. Find out when and where artists like Bonnie "Prince" Billy, Autechre, Dr. John & The Nite Trippers, Einstürzende Neubauten, St. Vincent, tUnE-yArDs and Perfume Genius are performing.

Le Guess Who? reveals full line-up

New additions include a special project by Suuns & Jerusalem In My Heart; Cut Hands; Ryley Walker; Lucrecia Dalt and new artists for 24-Hour Dronefest: Emptyset; Julianna Barwick; Dirk Serries and more.

Le Mini Who? announces first acts + free lunch concert: The Score Collective performs Gavin Bryars

Le Mini Who? just announced the first acts for this years edition. On Saturday November 22nd, the thriving neighborhood around the Voorstraat will be transformed into a downtown festival. A substantial part of the Dutch underground and several international acts will be showcased at num...

Book Le Guess Who? Ticket + Hotel packages via Festicket

This week, Le Guess Who? teamed up with the UK-based Festicket. For foreign Le Guess Who? visitors, Festicket now offers some wonderful festival packages. Book a festival ticket + hotel, all in a few easy clicks.

Binkbeats celebrates live premiere at Le Guess Who? 2014

Operating from what looks like a dark and dusty storage room, with nearly every inch filled with weird and out of time instruments, Utrecht’s Binkbeats has become an unparalleled musical wizard, meticulously deconstructing electronic tracks note by note and rebuilding them in a single...

Announcing FUZZLAND, dedicated to all things fuzzy. Greylag, Viet Cong, Ogoya Nengo & more also join the LGW-fun

After announcing a 3-day program curated by Swans’ Michael Gira, a program hosted by Austin Psych Fest and 24-Hour Dronefest, Le Guess Who? Festival in The Netherlands adds another project for 2014: Fuzzland. Dedicated to showcasing all things fuzzy and focusing on a wide range of...

42nd Mega Record & Cd Fair: Funky Vinyl & Secret Sounds

Mega Record & CD Fair November 22 & 23: Jaarbeurs Utrecht, the Netherlands. At the same weekend as the Le Guess Who? festival during the daytime the Jaarbeurs Convention centre in Utrecht will host the 42nd edition of the Mega Record & CD Fair. An event that in the past 22 years has enj...

Autechre and more join LGW; Austin Psych Fest hosts program with Loop, Tamikrest

Today, we add another 26 acts to the 2014 line-up. Autechre, Cloud Nothings, Perfume Genius, Dorian Concept Trio, Iceage, Rodion G.A., Parquet Courts and more join previously announced acts like Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Einstürzende Neubauten, Swans, Wire and Dr. John & The Nite Trip...

Swans’ Michael Gira curates 3-day program + 24-Hour Dronefest announced

We’re extremely proud to announce two special projects for 2014: a 3-day program curated by Swans’ Michael Gira which includes Swans, Wire, Ben Frost, Silver Apples and a special performance by Savages together with Bo Ningen. We’re also announcing the world premiere of 24-Hour Dr...

Downtown festival Le Mini Who? & cult market Le Bazarre

We’re happy to announce that this year, Le Bazarre will present their cult market on the Neude Square and that Le Mini Who? will return with a substantial part of the Dutch underground and several international acts presented at the Voorstraat and Oosterkade.