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Le Guess Who? 2021 (English)

The 14th edition of Le Guess Who?, a festival dedicated to showcasing boundary-crossing music & culture from all over the world, takes place from 11-14 November 2021 in Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Le Guess Who? platforms underrepresented sounds that are rarely heard in other places--sounds that deserve attention not only for their merit, but also because they have the power to enrich lives. At LGW, artists push the boundaries of expectations and lead us to the idea of something bigger: the unprecedented diversity of human creativity. 

Across four days Le Guess Who? takes over the entire city center of Utrecht, with over 150 artists performing in pop venues, theaters, churches, warehouses, and clubs. Exhibitions, art installations, films, talks and other satellite events appear at cafés, restaurants, movie houses, wharf cellars, public squares and the hidden corners of the city.

Throughout the years, Le Guess Who? has grown to become a leading international festival, known for its unparalleled presentation of genre-challenging music. In 2019, visitors from 61 different countries travelled to Utrecht in November to attend the festival.

 

Press release | 16-09-2021:
Le Guess Who? reveals full line-up for 2021 festival

 

Press release | 31-08-2021:
Le Guess Who? presents the second edition of concert series Hidden Musics at 2021 festival

 

Press release | 13-07-2021:
Le Guess Who? shares video of Anoushka Shankar & Manu Delago with Metropole Orkest Strings live at 2018 festival 

Press release | 17-06-2021:
Le Guess Who? shares video of AEAEA (Nicolas Jaar x Patrick Higgins)’s live premiere at 2019 festival

 

Press release | 02-06-2021:
Le Guess Who? reveals 46 artists for 2021 festival edition

 

Press release | 19-04-2021:
The Wire premieres video recordings of Mary Margaret O'Hara's rare live performance at Le Guess Who? 2017

 

Press release | 07-04-2021:
Le Guess Who? presents ‘The Big Playback’, a podcast about all things music; first episode out now

 

Press release | 05-02-2021:
Ryley Walker & Kikagaku Moyo release collaborative live album ‘Deep Fried Grandeur’, recorded at Le Guess Who? 2018

 

Press release | 23-12-2020:
Le Guess Who? publishes cultural video reports from Indonesia, Congo, Turkey, and Mexico as part of its new ‘Reports from Other Continents’ project

 

Press release | 12-11-2020:
Le Guess Who? announces curators and initial program for 2021 festival edition

 

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Video: A taste of Le Guess Who?
 

Fatoumata Diawara live at Le Guess Who? 2019. 
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