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