35 new additions for Le Guess Who? 2015 + Day Tickets on sale now

The Sunn O))) presented program at Le Guess Who? expands with Bennie Maupin, Keiji Haino, Chelsea Wolfe, OM, Charlemagne Palestine, Goatsnake, Martyrdöd, Demdike Stare and more. 
Also added to festival program are a.o. Wavves, Blanck Mass, Ought, Liima, Lubomyr Melnyk, Deaf Center, H...

Mustafa Özkent: the mad scientist of Turkish psychedelic rock

Mustafa Özkent’s musical career started in the sixties, as singer and guitarist of Turkish pop group The Teenagers. He distinguished himself by using musical instruments in a highly alternatively way, creating all new sounds. Like the name of his early band suggests, all of its membe...

Ought joins Le Guess Who? 2015 - Early Bird 4-Day Festival Passes available for €100 until August 31

A quick reminder: last days to buy an Early Bird 4-Day Festival Pass for €100; price will increase to €110 starting September 1st. We’ll announce more artists soon. In the meantime, we’re very happy to share that Montreal post-punk quartet Ought will return to Le Guess Who? ...

MOJO Magazine premieres exclusive mix by The Numero Group for Le Guess Who? 2015

On Sunday November 22, the closing night of Le Guess Who? 2015, two of the founders of The Numero Group; Ken Shipley and Rob Sevier, will play a DJ set with rare soul 45s for what will become a celebratory end to the festival. The magnificent MOJO Magazine just premiered an exclusive mi...

Jacco Gardner invites Os Mutantes and Dungen; Levitation hosts Total Control + more for Le Guess Who? 2015

Le Guess Who? adds two new projects to the 2015 event. Wondrous, Dutch psych-pop artist Jacco Gardner curates a special program with his inspirations, and Austin Psych Fest’s Levitation hosts an evening with Total Control and Lightning Bolt. In addition, the festival also announces ne...

Songhoy Blues: desert R&B from war-torn Mali

"It's like being forbidden to see the woman you love. Music for us is like a woman we love." - Garba Touré.

Garba Touré, Oumar Touré, Aliou Touré and Nathanael Dembele were living in the northern part of Mali when the country was torn apart by violence and war with the arrival of...

20 artists join Le Guess Who? 2015, including Mikal Cronin with Strings & Horns premiere

Le Guess Who? Festival announces 20 new artists for the 2015 edition, including Kamasi Washington, Josh T. Pearson, Ariel Pink, Tout-Puissant Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou, Adrian Younge & Friends and A Place To Bury Strangers.

The Space Lady boards Le Guess Who? Mothership

Meet street musician Susan Dietrich Schneider. She grew up in Roswell and was abducted by aliens when she was 21 years old. Whether or not you believe that story, her time spent on planet earth is arguably an even more astounding tale. In the early 70’s, when the Vietnam war was still...

Sunn O))) presents four-day program at Le Guess Who? Festival 2015, including Annette Peacock and Magma

We are proud to announce the first artists to perform at Le Guess Who? Festival 2015, which takes place November 19-22 in Utrecht, The Netherlands. This year's festival will include a very special four-day program presented by drone heavyweights Sunn O))).