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