Le Guess Who? 2018

Featuring programs curated by Devendra Banhart, Moor Mother, and Shabaka Hutchings

Sons of Kemet

Presenting the band’s ‘XL-version’; an extravaganza featuring four drummers

Southern soul maverick Swamp Dogg

One of the quintessential outsider figures in American music live at LGW18

Renowned ensemble Graindelavoix

Performs Carlo Gesualdo's four-hour piece ‘Tenebrae Responsoria’

Renowned sitar player Anoushka Shankar

In collaboration with Austrian Hang-player Manu Delago & 27-member string section of the Metropole Orkest

“Dazed, happy, we leave reminded that there are music festivals, and then there's Le Guess Who?” – MOJO Magazine

Line-up

The full line-up for Le Guess Who? 2018 has been announced:

Show list
Curated by Moor Mother
Art Ensemble of Chicago Art Ensemble of Chicago
The Breeders The Breeders Anoushka Shankar & Manu Delago with MO Strings Anoushka Shankar & Manu Delago with MO Strings Swamp Dogg Swamp Dogg
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Devendra Banhart Devendra Banhart
Neneh Cherry Neneh Cherry
Curated by Moor Mother
GAIKA GAIKA
Graindelavoix performs Carlo Gesualdo  - 'Tenebrae Responsoria' (The Complete Cycle) Graindelavoix performs Carlo Gesualdo - 'Tenebrae Responsoria' (The Complete Cycle)
Curated by Moor Mother
Saul Williams & King Britt present 'Unanimous Goldmine' Saul Williams & King Britt present 'Unanimous Goldmine'
Deep Fried Grandeur with Ryley Walker & Kikagaku Moyo Deep Fried Grandeur with Ryley Walker & Kikagaku Moyo Jerusalem In My Heart Orchestra presents 'Don't Say The Moon Has Set' Jerusalem In My Heart Orchestra presents 'Don't Say The Moon Has Set'
Curated by Moor Mother
RP Boo RP Boo
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Kojey Radical Kojey Radical
Curated by Moor Mother
Irreversible Entanglements feat. Pat Thomas Irreversible Entanglements feat. Pat Thomas
JPEGMAFIA JPEGMAFIA
Curated by Moor Mother
Nicole Mitchell Nicole Mitchell
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Shintaro Sakamoto Shintaro Sakamoto
Future Feminism Future Feminism
Curated by Moor Mother
Emel Mathlouthi Emel Mathlouthi
ONCEIM & Stephen O'Malley present 'Gruides' ONCEIM & Stephen O'Malley present 'Gruides' Yonatan Gat & The Eastern Medicine Singers Yonatan Gat & The Eastern Medicine Singers
Curated by Devendra Banhart
DRINKS DRINKS
Georgia Anne Muldrow & The Righteous Georgia Anne Muldrow & The Righteous Circuit des Yeux presents 'Reaching For Indigo: Gaia Infinitus' Circuit des Yeux presents 'Reaching For Indigo: Gaia Infinitus' Ô Vallée de la Vallée Ô Vallée de la Vallée Lonnie Holley feat. Nelson Patton Lonnie Holley feat. Nelson Patton Hailu Mergia Hailu Mergia
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Vashti Bunyan Vashti Bunyan
Cass McCombs Cass McCombs Kelsey Lu Kelsey Lu
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Rodrigo Amarante Rodrigo Amarante
Mudhoney Mudhoney Tirzah Tirzah Seefeel performing 'Quique' Seefeel performing 'Quique' Yves Tumor Yves Tumor Colin Stetson Colin Stetson
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Beverly Glenn-Copeland Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Kadri Gopalnath Kadri Gopalnath
Curated by Moor Mother
Pan Daijing presents: 'Fist Piece' Pan Daijing presents: 'Fist Piece'
Lydia Lunch's Big Sexy Noise Lydia Lunch's Big Sexy Noise
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Jessica Pratt Jessica Pratt
Midori Takada Midori Takada Serpentwithfeet Serpentwithfeet
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Sons of Kemet XL Sons of Kemet XL
Judith Clijsters: Bored To Death Judith Clijsters: Bored To Death
Satellite Events
Lombok Festival Lombok Festival
Untitled
Saâdane Afif: Black Chords Saâdane Afif: Black Chords
Untitled
Through The Eyes of Lonnie Holley Through The Eyes of Lonnie Holley
Luke Cohlen Luke Cohlen
Untitled
Blaze Blaze
Eleanor Friedberger Eleanor Friedberger Lucy Railton Lucy Railton
RVNG Intl. presents
Kate NV Kate NV
Curated by Moor Mother
Ras_G & The Afrikan Space Program Ras_G & The Afrikan Space Program
Sourakata Koite Sourakata Koite
Untitled
SLAM SLAM
Untitled
A New International Counter-Culture A New International Counter-Culture
Untitled
How To Be Together Otherwise How To Be Together Otherwise
Curated by Moor Mother
DJ Haram DJ Haram
RVNG Intl. presents
FRKWYS: Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen FRKWYS: Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen
Curated by Moor Mother
Maja S. K. Ratkje Maja S. K. Ratkje
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Ill Considered Ill Considered
Miho Hatori Miho Hatori Howie Lee Howie Lee Negro Leo Negro Leo
Untitled
Escape-Ism Escape-Ism
Untitled
Dieter Rams’ stellingen en NU verder Dieter Rams’ stellingen en NU verder
Eli Keszler Eli Keszler Cüneyt Sepetçi Cüneyt Sepetçi
Untitled
Hodan Warsame & Beverly Glenn-Copeland: A Conversation Hodan Warsame & Beverly Glenn-Copeland: A Conversation
Curated by Moor Mother
FAKA FAKA
Alabaster DePlume Alabaster DePlume DNMF DNMF Psychic Ills Psychic Ills Valley Maker Valley Maker
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Sibusile Xaba Sibusile Xaba
Michael Rault Michael Rault
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Sun Foot Sun Foot
Dekmantel Soundsystem Dekmantel Soundsystem Sarah Hennies & Jessica Sligter Sarah Hennies & Jessica Sligter Rizan Said Rizan Said Kelman Duran Kelman Duran Tim Koh Tim Koh
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
DJ Noss DJ Noss
Untitled
Sunshine Soup Sunshine Soup
Cinema Perdu Cinema Perdu
Untitled
The Library Music Film The Library Music Film
Untitled
Future Feminism Performance Archives Future Feminism Performance Archives
Virginia Wing Virginia Wing
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
STUFF. STUFF.
The Scorpios The Scorpios
Curated by Moor Mother
Islam Chipsy & EEK Islam Chipsy & EEK
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
King Ayisoba King Ayisoba
Jozef van Wissem Jozef van Wissem Madeline Kenney Madeline Kenney
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Takuro Kikuchi Takuro Kikuchi
Untitled
Forensic Justice Forensic Justice
Vincent-Paolo Vincent-Paolo Fhloston Paradigm (DJ) Fhloston Paradigm (DJ)
RVNG Intl. presents
Oliver Coates Oliver Coates
Curated by Devendra Banhart
SASAMI SASAMI
Jacco Gardner's Somnium Jacco Gardner's Somnium The Mauskovic Dance Band The Mauskovic Dance Band
Curated by Moor Mother
700 Bliss 700 Bliss
Untitled
ICON EYE ICON EYE
Joe Coleman Joe Coleman Olan Mill Olan Mill Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs
Untitled
Robbie Cornelissen: animated films Robbie Cornelissen: animated films
Black Midi Black Midi
Curated by Moor Mother
Maria Chavez Maria Chavez
FACS FACS Islaja Islaja Vera Sola Vera Sola
Curated by Moor Mother
LYZZA LYZZA
Soichi Terada Soichi Terada Please The Trees Please The Trees Mark Wynn Mark Wynn Delia Gonzalez Delia Gonzalez King Champion Sounds King Champion Sounds Kaja Draksler & Terrie Ex Kaja Draksler & Terrie Ex The Avonden The Avonden
Untitled
(The) Night Flight (The) Night Flight
Martin Bisi plays BC35 Martin Bisi plays BC35
Untitled
To The North II + (The) Night Flight + Escape-Ism To The North II + (The) Night Flight + Escape-Ism
Vive la Void Vive la Void Urochromes Urochromes Hilary Woods Hilary Woods Kikagaku Moyo Kikagaku Moyo Hot Snakes Hot Snakes
Satellite Events
Le Mini Who? Le Mini Who?
Untitled
A Future Feminist Discussion with Kembra Pfahler and Johanna Constantine A Future Feminist Discussion with Kembra Pfahler and Johanna Constantine
Boogarins Boogarins Red Light Radio Red Light Radio
Untitled
The Man Is The Music The Man Is The Music
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Orchestra Of Spheres Orchestra Of Spheres
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Joan Of Arc Joan Of Arc
LICE LICE
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Paddy Steer Paddy Steer
ONCEIM & Éliane Radigue present 'Occam Océan' ONCEIM & Éliane Radigue present 'Occam Océan' Joe Cardamone Joe Cardamone Philipp Bückle Philipp Bückle Art Feynman Art Feynman
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
BCUC BCUC
Curated by Moor Mother
Beverly Glenn-Copeland Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Untitled
Public Poetry Public Poetry
RVNG Intl. presents
Greg Fox Quadrinity Greg Fox Quadrinity
Senyawa Senyawa AMMAR 808 AMMAR 808
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Roger Eno Roger Eno
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Chihei Hatakeyama Chihei Hatakeyama
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Hello Skinny Hello Skinny
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Shannon Lay Shannon Lay
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
The Comet Is Coming The Comet Is Coming
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Bo Ningen Bo Ningen
Escape-Ism Escape-Ism The Bug ft. Miss Red The Bug ft. Miss Red
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Gigi Masin Gigi Masin
Untitled
Alma Heikkilä: Evolved in shared relationships Alma Heikkilä: Evolved in shared relationships
Richard Fearless Richard Fearless Ancient Shapes Ancient Shapes Crack Cloud Crack Cloud
Untitled
De Line Up De Line Up
RVNG Intl. presents
FRKWYS: Ian William Craig & Daniel Lentz FRKWYS: Ian William Craig & Daniel Lentz
RVNG Intl. presents
Lucrecia Dalt Lucrecia Dalt
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Katey Red Katey Red
Endless Boogie Endless Boogie Meridian Brothers Meridian Brothers Cindy Lee Cindy Lee Fornet Fornet Ora Cogan Ora Cogan
Curated by Moor Mother
Eartheater Eartheater
Thet Liturgiske Owäsendet Thet Liturgiske Owäsendet
Satellite Events
Le Feast Le Feast
Satellite Events
Le Bazarre Le Bazarre