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