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WOMEX 13 Showcase Festival Line-Up (Open to the Public)


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Every year, the WOMEX Showcase Festival serves up a musical itinerary featuring the most of-the-hour live acts from across the globe, setting the tone for many aspects of the following year's touring circuit.

The hand-picked line-up below will enthral audiences at WOMEX 13's nighttime venue, Wales Millennium Centre, representing an enormous repertoire of styles from jazz and folk to afrobeats and club sounds (courtesy of the DJ Summit at The Glee Club) and beyond. Head over to Wales Millennium Centre's website to book your tickets.

Below is a day-by-day list of WOMEX 13 Showcase Festival line-up - full schedules coming soon!

Thursday 24 October
Friday 25 October
Saturday 26 October




Thursday 24 October


Amira
Photo by Anur Hadziomerspahic
Amira (Bosnia and Herzegovina/France/Serbia/Austria)

www.amiramedunjanin.ba
YouTube video
 
Cumbia All Stars
Photo by COSAS
Cumbia All Stars (Peru)

www.cumbiaallstars.org
YouTube video
 
Debademba
Photo by Brounch
Debademba (Mali/Burkina Faso/France)

www.debademba.com
YouTube video
 
Ensemble Al-Kindi
Photo by Sabine Chatel
Ensemble Al-Kindi (Syria/France)

www.alkindi.org
YouTube video
 
Fanfaraï
Photo by Sophie Bachelie
Fanfaraï (Algeria/Morocco/France)

www.tournsol.net/artistes.php
YouTube video
 
Fiona Hunter
Photo by Thomas Gavin
Fiona Hunter (UK)

www.fionahunter.co.uk
YouTube video
 
Flamenco Eléctrico
Photo by Pablo Leoni
Flamenco Eléctrico (Spain)

www.tallerdemusics.com
YouTube video
 
Georgia Ruth
Photo by Catrin Davies
Georgia Ruth (host nation Wales, UK)

www.georgiaruthmusic.co.uk
YouTube video
 
Gipsy Burek Orkestar
Photo by Michel Poulain
Gipsy Burek Orkestar (FYR Macedonia/France)

www.hirustica.com
 
Jacky Molard Quartet
Photo by Eric Legret
Jacky Molard Quartet (France)

www.innacor.com
 
Krismenn
Photo by David Rivoal
Krismenn (France)

www.krismenn.com
YouTube video
 
Kan
Photo by Louis de Carlo
Kan (UK)

www.kan-music.co.uk
YouTube video
 
Orquestra Contemporânea de Olinda
Photo by Tiago Calazans
Orquestra Contemporânea de Olinda (Brazil)

www.orquestraolinda.com.br
YouTube Video
 
Shangaan Electro
Photo by Chris Saunders
Shangaan Electro (South Africa)

www.qujunktions.com
YouTube video
 
Sidi Touré
 
Sidi Touré (Mali)

YouTube video
 
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Friday 25 October
 
Auntie Flo
 
Auntie Flo (UK)

www.auntieflo.in
YouTube video
 
Budiño
 
Budiño (Spain)

www.nalgures.com
 
Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita
 
Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita (host nation Wales, UK/Senegal)

www.astarartes.com
YouTube video
 
Fanfara Tirana meets Transglobal Underground
Photo by Franc Zhurda & Kuviomakaroni
Fanfara Tirana meets Transglobal Underground (Albania/UK)

www.fanfaratirana.com
YouTube video
 
Ganesh-Kumaresh
Photo by Rauf Ahmed
Ganesh-Kumaresh (India)

www.ganeshkumaresh.org
YouTube video
 
Ghazalaw
Photo by Sukh & Mindy
Ghazalaw (India/host nation Wales, UK)

YouTube video
 
Guillaume Perret & The Electric Epic
Photo by Enguerran Ouvray
Guillaume Perret & The Electric Epic (France)

www.guillaume-perret.fr
YouTube video
 
Laila Amezian
Photo by Stephan Vanfleteren
Laila Amezian (Morocco/Belgium/Sweden)

www.lailaamezian.com
YouTube video
 
Lau
Photo by David Angel
Lau (UK)

www.lau-music.co.uk
YouTube Video
 
Les Tambours de Brazza
Photo by V&A Rival
Les Tambours de Brazza (Republic of the Congo/France)

www.maitemusic.com
YouTube Video
 
Lo Griyo
Photo by Jean Noël Enilorac
Lo Griyo (La Réunion/France)

http://www.dunose.com/artiste_samiwaro.html
YouTube Video
 
Lokkhi Terra
Photo by Simone Sultana
Lokkhi Terra (Bangladesh/Cuba/UK)

Facebook page
YouTube video
 
Mandolinman
 
Mandolinman (Belgium)

www.mandolinman.be
YouTube video
 
Mr Toubab & Cucurucho
 
Mr Toubab & Cucurucho (France/Spain)

www.taxibrousseprod.com
YouTube video
 
Ross Ainslie and Jarlath Henderson
Photo by Sean Purser
Ross Ainslie and Jarlath Henderson (UK)

Facebook page
YouTube video
 
Vojasa
Photo by Viola Kaulics & Judit Geller
Vojasa (Hungary)

www.reverbnation.com/vojasa
YouTube Video
 
Winston McAnuff & Fixi
Photo by Lisa Roze
Winston McAnuff & Fixi (Jamaica/France)

www.facebook.com/winstonmcanuff
YouTube Video
 
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Saturday 25 October
 
9Bach
Photo by Dewi Glyn Jones
9Bach (host nation Wales, UK)

www.9bach.com
YouTube video
 
Ayşenur Kolivar
Photo by Erhan Arik
Ayşenur Kolivar (Turkey)

www.aysenurkolivar.com.tr
YouTube video
 
Bon Débarras
Photo by Jean François Bérubé
Bon Débarras (Canada)

www.bondebarras.ca
YouTube video
 
DJ Caise
Photo by TCd Photography
DJ Caise (Nigeria/UK)

www.tonycaise.com
YouTube video
 
Ebo Taylor
Photo by J. Hahn
Ebo Taylor (Ghana)

www.strut-records.com
YouTube video
 
Family Atlantica
 
Family Atlantica (Venezuela/UK)

Facebook page
YouTube video
 
Filastine & Nova
 
Filastine & Nova (USA/Indonesia)

www.filastine.com
YouTube video
 
Grupo Bongar
Photo by Michel Winter
Grupo Bongar (Brazil)

www.sonicbids.com/GrupoBONGAR2
YouTube video
 
iZem
Photo by Valentina Alvarez
iZem (Ireland/Portugal)

Facebook page
 
Jambinai
Photo by Minhye Chu
Jambinai (South Korea)

www.jambinai.egloos.com
YouTube Video
 
Ljova and the Kontraband
Photo by Anna Rozenblat
Ljova and the Kontraband (USA)

www.ljova.com/kontraband
YouTube Video
 
Mitú
Photo by Natalia Bahamon
Mitú (Colombia)

Website
YouTube video
 
Navarra
Photo by Johanna Hedborg
Navarra (Sweden)

www.navarra.me
YouTube Video
 
Nomfusi
Photo by Jon Cottam
Nomfusi (South Africa)

www.nomfusi.com
YouTube video
 
Rascasuelos
 
Rascasuelos (Argentina)

www.rascasuelos.com.ar
YouTube Video
 
Stelios Petrakis Quartet
Photo by Francois Bertaiola
Stelios Petrakis Quartet (Greece)

www.steliospetrakis.com
YouTube video
 
We Banjo 3
Photo by Peter Harkin Photography
We Banjo 3 (Ireland)

www.webanjo3.com
YouTube video
 
Yves Lambert Trio
Yves Lambert Trio (Canada)

www.yveslambert.com
YouTube video