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