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
Swamp Dogg Swamp Dogg
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Devendra Banhart Devendra Banhart
Anoushka Shankar & Manu Delago with MO Strings Anoushka Shankar & Manu Delago with MO Strings The Breeders The Breeders Neneh Cherry Neneh Cherry
Curated by Moor Mother
Art Ensemble of Chicago Art Ensemble of Chicago
Deep Fried Grandeur with Ryley Walker & Kikagaku Moyo Deep Fried Grandeur with Ryley Walker & Kikagaku Moyo Circuit des Yeux presents 'Reaching For Indigo: Gaia Infinitus' Circuit des Yeux presents 'Reaching For Indigo: Gaia Infinitus'
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Vashti Bunyan Vashti Bunyan
Curated by Moor Mother
Saul Williams & King Britt present 'Unanimous Goldmine' Saul Williams & King Britt present 'Unanimous Goldmine'
Yonatan Gat & The Eastern Medicine Singers Yonatan Gat & The Eastern Medicine Singers
Curated by Moor Mother
Irreversible Entanglements feat. Pat Thomas Irreversible Entanglements feat. Pat Thomas
Curated by Moor Mother
Pan Daijing presents: 'Fist Piece' Pan Daijing presents: 'Fist Piece'
The Heliocentrics The Heliocentrics
Curated by Moor Mother
Emel Mathlouthi Emel Mathlouthi
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Jessica Pratt Jessica Pratt
Midori Takada Midori Takada
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Beverly Glenn-Copeland Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Lonnie Holley feat. Nelson Patton Lonnie Holley feat. Nelson Patton Blanck Mass Blanck Mass Future Feminism Future Feminism Hailu Mergia Hailu Mergia Lydia Lunch's Big Sexy Noise Lydia Lunch's Big Sexy Noise
Curated by Moor Mother
GAIKA GAIKA
Seefeel performing 'Quique' Seefeel performing 'Quique' Yves Tumor Yves Tumor Kelsey Lu Kelsey Lu
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Kojey Radical Kojey Radical
Colin Stetson Colin Stetson Mudhoney Mudhoney Serpentwithfeet Serpentwithfeet ONCEIM & Stephen O'Malley present 'Gruides' ONCEIM & Stephen O'Malley present 'Gruides' Tirzah Tirzah
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Kadri Gopalnath Kadri Gopalnath
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 Devendra Banhart
Rodrigo Amarante Rodrigo Amarante
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Shintaro Sakamoto Shintaro Sakamoto
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Sons of Kemet XL Sons of Kemet XL
Curated by Devendra Banhart
DRINKS DRINKS
Curated by Moor Mother
RP Boo RP Boo
Curated by Moor Mother
Nicole Mitchell Nicole Mitchell
JPEGMAFIA JPEGMAFIA Graindelavoix performs Carlo Gesualdo  - 'Tenebrae Responsoria' (The Complete Cycle) Graindelavoix performs Carlo Gesualdo - 'Tenebrae Responsoria' (The Complete Cycle) Cass McCombs Cass McCombs Olan Mill Olan Mill
Untitled
ICON EYE ICON EYE
Delia Gonzalez Delia Gonzalez
Satellite Events
Le Feast Le Feast
The Scorpios The Scorpios Vincent-Paolo Vincent-Paolo
Curated by Moor Mother
LYZZA LYZZA
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Katey Red Katey Red
Untitled
The Library Music Film The Library Music Film
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
STUFF. STUFF.
Miho Hatori Miho Hatori The Avonden The Avonden ONCEIM & Éliane Radigue present 'Occam Océan' ONCEIM & Éliane Radigue present 'Occam Océan' Black Midi Black Midi Vive la Void Vive la Void Senyawa Senyawa The Mauskovic Dance Band The Mauskovic Dance Band Cindy Lee Cindy Lee
Curated by Moor Mother
Islam Chipsy & EEK Islam Chipsy & EEK
Untitled
Escape-Ism Escape-Ism
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
DJ Noss DJ Noss
Philipp Bückle Philipp Bückle
Untitled
How To Be Together Otherwise How To Be Together Otherwise
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Roger Eno Roger Eno
RVNG Intl. presents
Kate NV Kate NV
Untitled
Blaze Blaze
Endless Boogie Endless Boogie
Curated by Moor Mother
Maja S. K. Ratkje Maja S. K. Ratkje
Tim Koh Tim Koh
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Takuro Kikuchi Takuro Kikuchi
Boogarins Boogarins
Satellite Events
Le Mini Who? Le Mini Who?
Judith Clijsters: Bored To Death Judith Clijsters: Bored To Death LICE LICE
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Chihei Hatakeyama Chihei Hatakeyama
King Champion Sounds King Champion Sounds Meridian Brothers Meridian Brothers Cüneyt Sepetçi Cüneyt Sepetçi Please The Trees Please The Trees
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Gigi Masin Gigi Masin
RVNG Intl. presents
Greg Fox Quadrinity Greg Fox Quadrinity
Untitled
A Future Feminist Discussion with Kembra Pfahler and Johanna Constantine A Future Feminist Discussion with Kembra Pfahler and Johanna Constantine
Ô Vallée de la Vallée Ô Vallée de la Vallée
Untitled
De Line Up De Line Up
Ancient Shapes Ancient Shapes Schnellertollermeier Schnellertollermeier Eleanor Friedberger Eleanor Friedberger Kelman Duran Kelman Duran Fhloston Paradigm (DJ) Fhloston Paradigm (DJ)
Untitled
Hodan Warsame & Beverly Glenn-Copeland: A Conversation Hodan Warsame & Beverly Glenn-Copeland: A Conversation
Hilary Woods Hilary Woods
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Ill Considered Ill Considered
Art Feynman Art Feynman Martin Bisi plays BC35 Martin Bisi plays BC35 Kikagaku Moyo Kikagaku Moyo
Untitled
Through The Eyes of Lonnie Holley Through The Eyes of Lonnie Holley
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Shannon Lay Shannon Lay
Curated by Moor Mother
Maria Chavez Maria Chavez
Untitled
To The North II + (The) Night Flight + Escape-Ism To The North II + (The) Night Flight + Escape-Ism
Fornet Fornet Dekmantel Soundsystem Dekmantel Soundsystem Le Guess Who? Collaboratorium ft. Cass McCombs & Tim Koh Le Guess Who? Collaboratorium ft. Cass McCombs & Tim Koh Kaja Draksler & Terrie Ex Kaja Draksler & Terrie Ex Escape-Ism Escape-Ism
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
King Ayisoba King Ayisoba
Alabaster DePlume Alabaster DePlume Afterparty Afterparty
Untitled
A New International Counter-Culture A New International Counter-Culture
Untitled
The Man Is The Music The Man Is The Music
Mark Wynn Mark Wynn AMMAR 808 AMMAR 808 Lucy Railton Lucy Railton Madeline Kenney Madeline Kenney
Satellite Events
Lombok Festival Lombok Festival
Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Bo Ningen Bo Ningen
Sourakata Koite Sourakata Koite
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Orchestra Of Spheres Orchestra Of Spheres
Satellite Events
Le Bazarre Le Bazarre
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Hello Skinny Hello Skinny
Joe Coleman Joe Coleman Vera Sola Vera Sola
Untitled
Alma Heikkilä: Evolved in shared relationships Alma Heikkilä: Evolved in shared relationships
Untitled
Dieter Rams’ stellingen en NU verder Dieter Rams’ stellingen en NU verder
The Bug ft. Miss Red The Bug ft. Miss Red
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Sun Foot Sun Foot
Ora Cogan Ora Cogan
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Paddy Steer Paddy Steer
Negro Leo Negro Leo Urochromes Urochromes
Untitled
Robbie Cornelissen: animated films Robbie Cornelissen: animated films
Untitled
SLAM SLAM
Michael Rault Michael Rault
RVNG Intl. presents
Lucrecia Dalt Lucrecia Dalt
RVNG Intl. presents
Oliver Coates Oliver Coates
Curated by Moor Mother
700 Bliss 700 Bliss
Curated by Moor Mother
DJ Haram DJ Haram
Curated by Moor Mother
Eartheater Eartheater
FACS FACS Hot Snakes Hot Snakes
Untitled
Future Feminism Performance Archives Future Feminism Performance Archives
RVNG Intl. presents
FRKWYS: Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen FRKWYS: Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen
Islaja Islaja Bliss Signal Bliss Signal
RVNG Intl. presents
FRKWYS: Ian William Craig & Daniel Lentz FRKWYS: Ian William Craig & Daniel Lentz
Untitled
(The) Night Flight (The) Night Flight
Rizan Said Rizan Said
Curated by Moor Mother
Beverly Glenn-Copeland Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Untitled
Public Poetry Public Poetry
Joe Cardamone Joe Cardamone
Untitled
Forensic Justice Forensic Justice
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Joan Of Arc Joan Of Arc
Luke Cohlen Luke Cohlen
Untitled
Saâdane Afif: Black Chords Saâdane Afif: Black Chords
Curated by Devendra Banhart
SASAMI SASAMI
DNMF DNMF Jozef van Wissem Jozef van Wissem Howie Lee Howie Lee Psychic Ills Psychic Ills
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
BCUC BCUC
Red Light Radio Red Light Radio Soichi Terada Soichi Terada
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Sibusile Xaba Sibusile Xaba
Richard Fearless Richard Fearless Cinema Perdu Cinema Perdu Valley Maker Valley Maker
Curated by Moor Mother
Ras_G & The Afrikan Space Program Ras_G & The Afrikan Space Program
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
The Comet Is Coming The Comet Is Coming
Jacco Gardner's Somnium Jacco Gardner's Somnium Thet Liturgiske Owäsendet Thet Liturgiske Owäsendet Eli Keszler Eli Keszler
Curated by Moor Mother
FAKA FAKA
Crack Cloud Crack Cloud
Untitled
Sunshine Soup Sunshine Soup
Virginia Wing Virginia Wing Sarah Hennies & Jessica Sligter Sarah Hennies & Jessica Sligter