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 sitar player Anoushka Shankar

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

Circuit des Yeux: ‘Reaching For Indigo: Gaia Infinitus’

Premiering a performance with eight-piece ensemble, featuring previously unreleased music

“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
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 Swamp Dogg Swamp Dogg Neneh Cherry Neneh Cherry
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Sons of Kemet XL Sons of Kemet XL
Yves Tumor Yves Tumor Deep Fried Grandeur with Ryley Walker & Kikagaku Moyo Deep Fried Grandeur with Ryley Walker & Kikagaku Moyo JPEGMAFIA JPEGMAFIA Serpentwithfeet Serpentwithfeet Midori Takada Midori Takada
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Kojey Radical Kojey Radical
Hailu Mergia Hailu Mergia Kelsey Lu Kelsey Lu Yonatan Gat & The Eastern Medicine Singers Yonatan Gat & The Eastern Medicine Singers
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Shintaro Sakamoto Shintaro Sakamoto
Curated by Moor Mother
Pan Daijing presents: 'Fist Piece' Pan Daijing presents: 'Fist Piece'
Curated by Moor Mother
Irreversible Entanglements feat. Pat Thomas Irreversible Entanglements feat. Pat Thomas
Lonnie Holley feat. Nelson Patton Lonnie Holley feat. Nelson Patton
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Kadri Gopalnath Kadri Gopalnath
Colin Stetson Colin Stetson Future Feminism Future Feminism
Curated by Moor Mother
Saul Williams & King Britt present 'Unanimous Goldmine' Saul Williams & King Britt present 'Unanimous Goldmine'
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Jessica Pratt Jessica Pratt
Cass McCombs Cass McCombs
Curated by Moor Mother
GAIKA GAIKA
Lydia Lunch's Big Sexy Noise Lydia Lunch's Big Sexy Noise
Curated by Devendra Banhart
DRINKS DRINKS
Circuit des Yeux presents 'Reaching For Indigo: Gaia Infinitus' Circuit des Yeux presents 'Reaching For Indigo: Gaia Infinitus'
Curated by Moor Mother
RP Boo RP Boo
Mudhoney Mudhoney 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' Georgia Anne Muldrow & The Righteous Georgia Anne Muldrow & The Righteous
Curated by Moor Mother
Nicole Mitchell Nicole Mitchell
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Vashti Bunyan Vashti Bunyan
ONCEIM & Stephen O'Malley present 'Gruides' ONCEIM & Stephen O'Malley present 'Gruides'
Curated by Moor Mother
Emel Mathlouthi Emel Mathlouthi
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Beverly Glenn-Copeland Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Tirzah Tirzah
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Rodrigo Amarante Rodrigo Amarante
Seefeel performing 'Quique' Seefeel performing 'Quique' Hilary Woods Hilary Woods Black Midi Black Midi The Mauskovic Dance Band The Mauskovic Dance Band
Curated by Moor Mother
700 Bliss 700 Bliss
Curated by Moor Mother
Eartheater Eartheater
Kaja Draksler & Terrie Ex Kaja Draksler & Terrie Ex Psychic Ills Psychic Ills
Curated by Moor Mother
Islam Chipsy & EEK Islam Chipsy & EEK
Richard Fearless Richard Fearless Linafornia Linafornia
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Orchestra Of Spheres Orchestra Of Spheres
RVNG Intl. presents
FRKWYS: Ian William Craig & Daniel Lentz FRKWYS: Ian William Craig & Daniel Lentz
Valley Maker Valley Maker Senyawa Senyawa Mark Wynn Mark Wynn
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Chihei Hatakeyama Chihei Hatakeyama
Curated by Devendra Banhart
SASAMI SASAMI
Olan Mill Olan Mill
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Shannon Lay Shannon Lay
Thet Liturgiske Owäsendet Thet Liturgiske Owäsendet
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Gigi Masin Gigi Masin
Curated by Moor Mother
DJ Haram DJ Haram
Curated by Moor Mother
FAKA FAKA
Miho Hatori Miho Hatori Hot Snakes Hot Snakes Vive la Void Vive la Void Dekmantel Soundsystem Dekmantel Soundsystem
RVNG Intl. presents
Lucrecia Dalt Lucrecia Dalt
Lucy Railton Lucy Railton Joe Coleman Joe Coleman Tim Koh Tim Koh
RVNG Intl. presents
Greg Fox Quadrinity Greg Fox Quadrinity
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Hello Skinny Hello Skinny
Cinema Perdu Cinema Perdu The Avonden The Avonden DNMF DNMF Madeline Kenney Madeline Kenney Cindy Lee Cindy Lee
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Sibusile Xaba Sibusile Xaba
RVNG Intl. presents
Oliver Coates Oliver Coates
Meridian Brothers Meridian Brothers Escape-Ism Escape-Ism AMMAR 808 AMMAR 808 Rizan Said Rizan Said Jozef van Wissem Jozef van Wissem
Curated by Moor Mother
Maja S. K. Ratkje Maja S. K. Ratkje
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Roger Eno Roger Eno
Joe Cardamone Joe Cardamone Eli Keszler Eli Keszler
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
The Comet Is Coming The Comet Is Coming
Curated by Moor Mother
Beverly Glenn-Copeland Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Please The Trees Please The Trees
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
DJ Noss DJ Noss
Michael Rault Michael Rault Negro Leo Negro Leo Judith Clijsters: Bored To Death Judith Clijsters: Bored To Death Howie Lee Howie Lee Eleanor Friedberger Eleanor Friedberger Alabaster DePlume Alabaster DePlume FACS FACS
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Joan Of Arc Joan Of Arc
Philipp Bückle Philipp Bückle
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
King Ayisoba King Ayisoba
Vera Sola Vera Sola Sourakata Koite Sourakata Koite Urochromes Urochromes Kikagaku Moyo Kikagaku Moyo Crack Cloud Crack Cloud
Curated by Moor Mother
Maria Chavez Maria Chavez
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
STUFF. STUFF.
Curated by Moor Mother
Ras_G & The Afrikan Space Program Ras_G & The Afrikan Space Program
Ancient Shapes Ancient Shapes
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Bo Ningen Bo Ningen
RVNG Intl. presents
FRKWYS: Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen FRKWYS: Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen
King Champion Sounds King Champion Sounds Virginia Wing Virginia Wing
Curated by Moor Mother
LYZZA LYZZA
Martin Bisi plays BC35 Martin Bisi plays BC35 Soichi Terada Soichi Terada Kelman Duran Kelman Duran Luke Cohlen Luke Cohlen
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Katey Red Katey Red
Boogarins Boogarins
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Ill Considered Ill Considered
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
BCUC BCUC
RVNG Intl. presents
Kate NV Kate NV
Ora Cogan Ora Cogan Cüneyt Sepetçi Cüneyt Sepetçi Sarah Hennies & Jessica Sligter Sarah Hennies & Jessica Sligter
Curated by Shabaka Hutchings
Paddy Steer Paddy Steer
The Scorpios The Scorpios
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Sun Foot Sun Foot
ONCEIM & Éliane Radigue present 'Occam Océan' ONCEIM & Éliane Radigue present 'Occam Océan' Islaja Islaja
Curated by Devendra Banhart
Takuro Kikuchi Takuro Kikuchi
Art Feynman Art Feynman