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