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