8 - 11 November 2018
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Listen to Gruff Rhys' full surprise performance at LGW17, via The Line of Best Fit
Listen to Turkish psych group Baba Zula live at LGW14, ahead of their return to Utrecht
Full line-up for 24-Hour Drone 2018 in Hudson, NY
Audio archive update: Elza Soares live at Le Guess Who? 2016
Listen to Moroccan Gnawa master Maâlem Houssam Guinia's full set at LGW17
Hear Mario Batkovic's mesmerizing performance at LGW17, curated by James Holden
Initial line-up announced for 24-Hour Drone 2018 in Hudson, NY
Watch: Vinyl Factory premieres videos of Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares live at LGW17
Le Guess Who? 2018 included in Songlines' International Music Festival Guide
Felipe Vasquez's photo portraits - captured at LGW17 - celebrate women in the arts
OkayAfrica premieres Les Amazones d'Afrique's life-affirming set at LGW17
Listen to the Sai Anantam Ashram Singers perform the music of Alice Coltrane live at LGW17
Take a look behind the scenes at Le Guess Who? 2017
Read: the Le Guess Who? 2017 Superheroes e-zine
Le Guess Who? supports new initiative 'Geef een Toegift'
The Quietus premieres recordings of Linda Sharrock live at LGW17
Listen: Peter Brötzmann discusses post-WWII politics of sound & the European free jazz scene
Revisit James Holden & The Animal Spirits' live performance at LGW17
Read: A side-by-side interview with Perfume Genius & Mary Margaret O’Hara, backstage at LGW17
Watch: La Blogothèque & LGW present A Take Away Show with Juana Molina
Listen to Shabaka & The Ancestors’ powerful performance at LGW17, curated by James Holden
24-Hour Drone 2018: dates announced + tickets available now
Watch: La Blogothèque's Take Away Show with Sudan Archives, captured at LGW17
The 17 favorite performances of LGW17, as chosen by you
Watch Abdel Karim Shaar's full performance at LGW17, curated by Jerusalem In My Heart
Watch: Netherlands Chamber Orchestra performs Patrick Higgins' rendition of Carlo Gesualdo
The Line of Best Fit premieres the recordings of Protomartyr live at LGW17
MOJO Magazine shares the recordings of Mary Margaret O'Hara live at LGW17
Watch Sevdaliza's full performance at Le Guess Who? 2017
Watch: Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares in session for Vrije Geluiden at LGW17
Wire Magazine shares Q&A's with Jerusalem In My Heart and The Bug & Dylan Carlson at LGW17
Listen to Patty Waters' full performance at Le Guess Who? 2016
Watch: Sudan Archives in session for Vrije Geluiden at LGW17
Listen + watch: Alanis Obomsawin live at Le Guess Who? 2017
Video portrait: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane at Le Guess Who? 2017
Video portrait: Jerusalem In My Heart at Le Guess Who? 2017
4-Day Festival Passes for LGW18 available now
Video portrait: Han Bennink at Le Guess Who? 2017
Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe's show is rescheduled; Colin Benders & Maarten Vos perform tonight
Wristband pick-up info for Le Guess Who? 2017
Interview: Kane Strang go crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Read: The Quietus guides you through the music of Linda Sharrock
Listen to Kelly Lee Owens' cover of Aaliyah's 'More Than A Woman'
12-Hour Drone in former factory Pastoefabriek: from sitar and cello bass drones to shamanic noise
LGW & de Volkskrant meet up with Sudan Archives: watch our video portrait
Interview: Jesca Hoop goes crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Listen to Gonzo (circus)' mixtape for LGW17
Why you should experience Pharoah Sanders live at LGW17, according to Greg Fox
Listen: Orphax shares new album 'Somniatores'
Liars share exclusive new track 'Fountain and Repeat'
Stream Nadah El Shazly's debut album 'Ahwar' in full
Read: the official Le Guess Who? 2017 program guide is here
Honoring the life & work of Alice Coltrane with a participatory experience at LGW17
Rabit's new album 'Les Fleurs Du Mal' is out today
Listen: Lost Horizons release debut album 'Ojalá'
Listen: James Holden's brand new album 'The Animal Spirits' is out now
Listen: Liars live in session at BBC Radio 6 Music, performing songs from 'TFCF'
Watch: LGW in cooperation with graphic school X11: students experience the music of LGW17
Bekijk The Daily Indie's talkshow met Ancienne Belgique, Welcome To The Village en LGW
Listen: Full Moon Magazine share preview-playlist for Le Guess Who? 2017
Interview: Dälek go crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Exclusive: listen to Fhloston Paradigm's unreleased track '...THE MOON', feat. Heru Shabaka-Ra
Lost Horizons' share video for 'Score The Sky' + new song 'I Saw The Days Go By'
Listen: K Á R Y Y N shares new release 'QUANTA 1:11'
'7: Triple Moon': an ode to female power in choreography, a 3-D art installation, and magical ritual
Read: "Spirits Rejoice: James Holden reflects on a career spent escaping dance convention"
Re-watch Farida Mohammed Ali perform on Vrije Geluiden TV
Listen to Tom Rogerson's new song 'Idea of Order at Kyson Point', a collaboration with Brian Eno
We'll have our very own Le Guess Who? Beer, in collaboration with De Kromme Haring
Stream Jane Weaver's new EP 'The Architect'
John Maus' new album 'Screen Memories' is out now
Listen to Den Sorte Skole's Mixtape for Le Guess Who? 2017
METZ share new video for 'Drained Lake' from their latest album
Watch: a portrait of Alanis Obomsawin by Charles-André Coderre (Jerusalem In My Heart)
Watch: Black Lips perform live for The Pyles Sessions
Listen to two versions of Kevin Morby's new song 'Baltimore'
Read: "Turiya Sings: Inside Alice Coltrane’s Sai Anantam Ashram"
Interview: Tune-Yards go crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Watch: Ex-Easter Island Head shares new video for 'Sixteen Snares'
Tune-Yards announce new album; share first single 'Look at Your Hands'
Listen to Ben Frost's 'Selections' playlist for Crack Magazine
Beatmaker, DJ & 'king amongst cratediggers' Kutmah added to Le Guess Who? program
Watch: John Maus shares new video for 'Touchdown'
Read: the Le Guess Who? Utrecht Treasure Guide is here
Watch Shabazz Palaces' Tiny Desk Concert for NPR
Important info about Mount Eerie's performance at Le Guess Who? 2017
Watch James Holden's video for the title track of new album 'The Animal Spirits'
Watch a full live performance by Kevin Morby via KEXP
LGW & de Volkskrant meet up with Perfume Genius: watch our video portrait
Jane Weaver shares new video for 'The Architect'
Le Feast: Utrechtian home-chefs transform their living room into brunch restaurant
Meet Leonie Bos; this year's Le Guess Who? Illustrator
Listen to John Maus' latest track 'Teenage Witch'
Interview: Meredith Graves goes crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Explore James Holden's curated program for Le Guess Who? 2017
The Soft Moon announce new album 'Criminal'; listen to first single 'Burn'
Read Bant Mag's special on Le Guess Who? 2017
Watch Juana Molina perform 'Cosoco' in session for Jam In The Van
Read: 'A Somewhat Comprehensive Guide to Sun Ra’s Cosmic Jazz'
Why you should experience Pharoah Sanders live at LGW17, according to Fhloston Paradigm
Listen to Liars' Angus Andrew's mixtape with songs he likes to blast backstage
Explore Han Bennink's curated program for Le Guess Who? 2017
3 Pharoah Sanders LP reissues coming November 10
Interview: Zeal & Ardor go crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Watch: H. Hawkline shares new video for ‘Means That Much’
Watch: Le Guess Who? & Volkskrant video portrait of James Holden
Read: "The Cosmic Consciousness of Shabazz Palaces’ Ishmael Butler"
Rabit announces new album 'Les Fleurs du Mal' + shares first single
Le Mini Who? announces full line-up
Read: How Pharoah Sanders Brought Jazz to Its Spiritual Peak with His Impulse! Albums
Listen: Pan African Music premieres the recordings of Les Filles de Illighadad at Le Guess Who? 2016
Check out Dälek's 'Unsung Hip-Hop Heroes' Playlist, feat. Moor Mother, Gonjasufi, The Bug & more
Interview: Julianna Barwick goes crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Watch METZ's short film on the making of new album 'Strange Peace'
Sevdaliza reveals new track 'Mad Woman'
Dedekind Cut announces new album; shares title track 'Tahoe'
Listen: 12-Hour Drone artist Orphax shares new track 'Somniatores'
Meet Lombok Festival, our new satellite event highlighting this vibrant neighborhood
Revealing the time schedules for Le Guess Who? 2017
Stream 'Tommy'; Klein's new EP for Hyperdub
Listen: Juana Molina performs live in the KCRW studios
Watch: METZ perform songs from 'Strange Peace' live in the CBC Music Studios
Stream Ben Frost's new album 'The Centre Cannot Hold' in full now
Read Jerusalem In My Heart's Epiphany essay on meeting Abdel Karim Shaar (via The Wire)
Listen to Protomartyr's new album 'Relatives in Descent'
An Introduction to LGW17: het festivalteam stelt je persoonlijk het programma voor
Sudan Archives shares new track 'Water'
Watch Liars' new video for 'Staring At Zero'
Tom Rogerson collaborates with Brian Eno on new album; listen to 'Motion in Field'
Listen to Mark Kozelek (Sun Kil Moon)'s new song about dreaming of touring with Elliott Smith
Le Guess Who? Couchsurfing is back
Protomartyr share new song 'Don't Go To Anacita'
Read: The Quietus interviews Klein about her new EP and the intensity of her music
Interview: Kevin Morby goes crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Watch: Aldous Harding premieres new song 'Elation' in her KEXP session
Watch Perfume Genius' new KEXP session
Explore Grouper’s curated program for Le Guess Who? 2017
Read: Alice Coltrane’s Spirit Lives on Through the Sai Anantam Ashram Singers
Stream METZ's Steve Albini-produced new album 'Strange Peace'
Interview: Avey Tare goes crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Announcing the full line-up for Le Guess Who? 2017
Read a rare new interview with Grouper's Liz Harris
Oumou Sangaré cancels her performance at LGW17; Sun Ra Arkestra graces our line-up instead
Read: The Guardian on 'cult hero' Mary Margaret O'Hara & her 1988 album 'Miss America'
Listen: Yves Tumor surprise-releases new album
Watch Natasha Kmeto's Unpeeled session of 'Pour Down'
Big|Brave's new record is out now; stream in full
Watch: Mario Batkovic performs on the beach at Into The Great Wide Open
Listen: the Le Guess Who? 2017 Spotify playlist
Listen to James Holden's new track 'Each Moment Like the First'
Ben Frost shares 'Ionia' from new album 'The Centre Cannot Hold'
Read: Pitchfork offers an introduction to the music & background of Sudan Archives
Listen to Insecure Men's first single
Listen to Cairo-based Nadah El Shazly's new track 'Afqid Adh-Dhakira (I Lose Memory)'
Interview: Jane Weaver goes crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
The Domkerk, Utrecht's most majestic and historic icon, will finally be part of LGW
Listen: Weyes Blood covers Soft Machine and Fred Neil on new single
Interview: Jenny Hval goes crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Greg Fox's new album is out now + watch the video for 'By Virtue of Emptiness'
Ahmed Fakroun: rediscovered pioneer in modern Arabic music, live with Dutch-Turkish act Altin Gün
Interview: Liars go crate-digging at the World's Largest Record Fair during LGW17
Meet Moroccan Gnawa master Maâlem Houssam Guinia, curated by James Holden for LGW17
Special discount on StayOkay hostel in Utrecht city center
Listen: An introduction to Pharoah Sanders in 11 Astral Cuts
James Holden added as curator + more new additions; day tickets on sale now
Listen to Tortoise's Wilco-curated set at Le Guess Who? 2016
World's Largest Record Fair Happening in Utrecht During LGW17
Record Collector Magazine premieres Scott Fagan performing 'South Atlantic Blues' at LGW16
Meet avant-garde guitarist/composer Patrick Higgins, live with Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Stream Kevin Morby's new album + read an interview with Under the Radar
Revealing the first curators & initial line-up
Full line-up for 'Dream Music' in Malmö, Sweden announced
Pharoah Sanders & Peter Brötzmann featured in Pitchfork's Best Albums of the 1960s
Prurient to reissue 'Unknown Rains' on vinyl for the first time
Watch a video portrait of jazz trailblazer Shabaka Hutchings
King Khan & Michael Eaton present The Black Power Tarot at Le Guess Who? 2017
Read: Bandcamp offers an introduction to Greg Fox through different collaborations
John Maus announces new album & shares first single 'The Combine'
Les Amazones d’Afrique: making a big noise for women in a world run by men
Listen: Dälek's new album 'Endangered Philosophies' is now up for streaming
Stream Liars' new album 'TFCF' in full + watch new video for 'Cred Woes'
Listen to Brian Case's new album 'Spirit Design'
Lost Horizons (ft. Cocteau Twins' Simon Raymonde) announce album; share first tracks
Read: Fractured Air interviews Instanbul's Ekin Fil
Klein announces new EP 'Tommy'
Read: Noisey on The Unexpected Rise of Zeal & Ardor's Spiritual Black Metal Blues
Read: Juana Molina releases 'Halo', and is already planning a follow-up
OCnotes: a wildly unpredictable yet razor-sharp sound explorer, curated by Shabazz Palaces
Watch Aldous Harding's intimate Tiny Desk Concert for NPR
Listen: OCnotes releases new album 'Doug Morris'
The Guardian interviews Farida Mohammad Ali, "the mother of all maqam"
Listen: Grouper shares new song 'Children'
Buy tickets for Le Guess Who? 2017
Ben Frost announces new album 'The Centre Cannot Hold', shares first video
The Como Mamas: gospel trinity that can move and save you, lift you up & pull you through
Listen to 'A.R.E. Project': a collaboration between Shabaka Hutchings and Hieroglyphic Being
Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares amongst NPR's '150 Greatest Albums Made By Women'
Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe releases Sonambient recordings
Liars share 2 new tracks: 'Coins in My Caged Fist' & 'The Grand Delusional'
METZ announce third album, share new track 'Mess of Wires'
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Read: Avey Tare interviewed on recapturing the youthful fun of just making music
Read: K Á R Y Y N interviewed on Indiana, Aleppo and what home means
Read: The Quietus' 10 points of entry to the work of Keiji Haino
Jenny Hval shares her recommended reading, watching, and listening
La Blogotheque & LGW present: A Take Away Show with Wilco
Abdel Karim Shaar: an emotional exchange in Tarab - 2nd performance ever outside Lebanon
Read: The Quietus on Lili Boulanger's "towering" ‘Du Fond De L'Abîme’
Le Guess Who? included in Pitchfork Festival Guide
Jane Weaver announces new EP 'The Architect'
Get to know Pharoah Sanders through 5 essential collaborations
Listen to Dedekind Cut's new track 'unknown [ Katla edit ]'
Listen to Perfume Genius' new Spotify Singles
Watch Perfume Genius perform 'Wreath' on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Listen to Ben Frost's new EP 'Threshold of Faith', produced by Steve Albini
Watch Shabazz Palaces' new video for 'Shine a Light'
Listen: Junun live at Le Guess Who? 2016
Watch: Moor Mother's spoken word-video for Boiler Room
Watch/listen: Coby Sey's Boiler Room Session
Watch Black Lips' new video for 'Crystal Night'
Watch (360-degrees): Sarah Davachi's drone performance on Calgary's Knox United Church Organ
Protomartyr announce new album, share first single 'A Private Understanding'
James Holden announces new album, shares first track 'Pass Through the Fire'
Stream Shabazz Palaces' 2 new 'Quazarz'-albums
Listen to Protomartyr's new song 'My Children'
Watch: Kevin Morby shares video for 'Downtown Lights'
Read: Jambinai guide The Line of Best Fit through Seoul, South Korea
Listen to Ekin Fil's new album 'Ghosts Inside'
Listen to Alanis Obomsawin's 'Bush Lady' via The Museum of Canadian Music
Revisit The Independent's portrait of dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson
Watch: Ex-Easter Island Head shares video for 'Twenty-Two Strings'
Liars announce new album 'TFCF'; listen to 'Cred Woes'
Sarah Davachi explores meditative music for Red Bull Radio
Read: Pitchfork spend a day in the life of Mount Eerie’s Phil Elverum
Watch Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares' new KEXP session
Read: The Quietus interviews Wolfgang Voigt (GAS)
Watch: Yves Tumor's new video gives new meaning to the word 'claustrophobic'
Le Guess Who? 2017 amongst FlightNetwork's Best Music Festivals in Europe
Read: i-D talks with Meredith Graves (Perfect Pussy)
Listen: Shabazz Palaces share 3 track from 'Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star'
Aldous Harding shares video for 'Blend'
Moor Mother shares another new track featuring Mental Jewelry
Watch Zeal & Ardor's new video for 'Blood In The River'
Listen to Greg Fox' new single 'Catching an L'
Manchester cult figurehead Jane Weaver: hypnotic pop and acid folk turn thrillingly cosmic
Le Guess Who? presenteert gratis programma tijdens Culturele Zondag
Watch: Aldous Harding performs 'Horizon' on Later… with Jools Holland
Stream Jane Weaver's new record 'Modern Kosmology'
Gospel trinity The Como Mamas reveal new album 'Move Upstairs'
Stream Fhloston Paradigm's new album 'After...'
Moor Mother releases new track 'Hardware', feat. Mental Jewelry
Bulgarian women’s choir Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares, curated by Perfume Genius
Stream: LGW curator Perfume Genius' new album 'No Shape'
Stream Coby Sey's 'Whities' EP + new track 'Petals Have Fallen'
Oiseaux-Tempête share new album
Watch Perfume Genius perform an intense Tiny Desk session at NPR
Dutch-Turkish psych rock band Altin Gün release their first single
Aldous Harding's new album 'Party' is out now
Listen: Moon Duo share new album 'Occult Architecture Vol. 2'
The Bug & Dylan Carlson discuss their collaboration with Loud & Quiet
Listen: Shabazz Palaces share '30 Clip Extension' & 'Julian’s Dream (ode to a bad)'
Listen to Richard Youngs' newest release
Listen: Tiny Vipers returns with new album 'Laughter'
Watch: Les Filles de Illighadad in session for Vrije Geluiden
Listen to Protomartyr's '580 Memories'
"Wading Through the World’s Biggest Vinyl Market in Utrecht"
FACT in conversation with The Bug and Dylan Carlson
Brötzmann/Leigh share new album 'Sex Tape'
Perfume Genius’ Mike Hadreas interviewed by The Guardian
OCnotes' 'Secret Society' album is out now
Wolfgang Voigt returns as GAS with 'Narkopop'
Stream Thurston Moore Group's new album 'Rock N Roll Consciousness'
Read: The Guardian interviews Moor Mother
Nobody (aka Willis Earl Beal) releases new album 'Turn'
Jambinai shares soundtrack for South Korean television series
The Como Mamas release new single 'Count Your Blessings'
Watch Jesca Hoop's live session from Granada Studios
Watch Weyes Blood perform 'Do You Need My Love' in session for Pitchfork
Interview: "Meet Sevdaliza, A Dutch-Iranian Roamer Finding A Spiritual Home In Music"
Derya Yildirim teams up with Grup Simsek for debut EP
Read The Guardian's intimate interview with Hieroglyphic Being
Listen: Pharmakon returns with new album 'Contact'
FACT interviews Pharmakon, on the brute noise of Contact
Watch the video for 'Imagining My Man', by Aldous Harding
Read: The Skinny's European Festival Guide 2017
Listen to 'République Amazone', the new album from Les Amazones d'Afrique
New music from Sarah Davachi: All My Circles Run
Listen: Mount Eerie releases new album 'A Crow Looked At Me'
Stream Mario Batkovic's new, self titled album
The Bug vs Dylan Carlson (Earth) release 'Concrete Desert'
Ben Frost shares soundtrack for 'Fortitude'
Listen to Moor Mother's FACT mix 593
Watch: Zeal & Ardor in session for Couleur3
Kelly Lee Owens debuts with self-titled LP
Listen to Farai’s debut EP 'KISSWELL'
Aquaserge share new album 'Laisse ça être'
Listen to Sun Kil Moon's new album in full
Listen: Shabazz Palaces remix Gonjasufi for new album 'Mandela Effect'
Samba queen Elza Soares returns to NL
FACT interviews London singer and producer Klein
Listen to Zeal & Ardor's new album 'Devil is Fine'
Watch Mario Batkovic's new video for 'Semper'
Stream William Basinski's 'A Shadow in Time'
Listen to Patrick Higgins' soundtrack for 'As You Are'
Pissed Jeans' 'Why Love Now' is out today
Listen to OCnotes' DJ mix for KEXP's Midnight in a Perfect World
Selda Bagcan to perform at Strange Sounds From Beyond
Rolling Stone interviews Pissed Jeans on new album 'Why Love Now'
Stream Julie Byrne's new album 'Not Even Happiness'
Stream Visible Cloaks' new album 'Reassemblage'
The favorite performances of LGW16, chosen by you
Stream 'Field of Love', the new album by Mozart's Sister
Stream Muddersten's debut album in full now
Official merchandise available in our webshop
Basilica Hudson & LGW announce 24-Hour Drone line-up
A huge thank you for making our 10th Anniversary Edition such an incredible experience
Video portraits: Elza Soares, Julia Holter, Lee Ranaldo & more at LGW16
Pauline Oliveros R.I.P.
Relive performances by Elza Soares, Julia Holter & Digable Planets at LGW16
Listen to Destroyer, Faust and The Notwist live at Le Guess Who? 2015
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