SOUL LEGENDS AND GYPSEY PUNKS JOIN WOMAD LINE UP!
WOMAD organisers have announced their second round of artists for this year’s festival taking place at Charlton Park in July.
Gogol Bordello (USA), Afrocubism (Mali/Cuba), Dhols of Jaipur (India), Nathalie Natiembe (Reunion Island), Mungo’s Hi-fi (Scotland), The Boxettes (UK), Shunsuke Kimura & Etsuro Ono (Japan), Alejandro Toledo & the Magic Tombolinos (UK), Ebo Taylor (Ghana), Lau (UK), Brassroots (UK/USA/Greece), Samuel Yirga (Ethiopia), Booker T Jones (USA)
This summer sees a new collaboration between WOMAD and the French Music Office, the organisation that acts as a conduit between the UK and French music industries. WOMAD, in association with the FMO, has programmed the following French-produced performers for the festival:
Donso (Mali/France), Khaira Arby (Mali), Le Trio Joubran (Palestine), Ballake Cissokho & Vincent Segal (Mali/France)
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