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Artists

Robert Maseko

Our patron and one of the finest ambassadors of African music based in the UK

1754
Reem Kelani

The singer who in Musicport 2006 gave us one of the most memorable performances at the festival.

1429
Misty in Roots

Brought Rasta consciousness to the UK punk scene in the late 70's. Their only UK appearance was at Musicport 2009

1319
Justin Adams 1351
Juldeh Camara 1255
Nitin Sawhney

Nitin Sawhney is not only a classically-trained pianist and flamenco guitarist but also a cutting-edge DJ and producer.

1200
Carmen Souza

Carmen Souza creates a new and unique sound in her ancestors' dialect, Creole.

1314
Abdullah Chhadeh

The Arab worlds most innovative ganun player.

1180
Mad Professor Ariwa Posse 1119
Les Quatre Etoiles

This Congolese supergroup of musicians have been dubbed the greatest soukous band in the world.

1275
Banco de Gaia

Presents a different spin on electronica that he uses to express his thoughts and observations on issues that he finds bewildering - like the plight of the Tibetan people.

1154
Jim Moray

Moray's music has been described as the most significant development in folk music in the last 30 years.

1248
Chumbawamba 1300
Malam Mamane Barka

The only living master of the biram in Niger.

1219
Demon Barber Roadshow 1251
Rafiki Jazz

RAFIKI JAZZ play gloriously ambitious contemporary world music.

1268
Rango

An exotic musical ensemble that performs music from mystic healing ceremonies and spiritual rites, along with Sudanese folk songs.

1151
Monks of the Tashi Lhunpo Monastery

Performing meditative chants, music and dance that provides a fascinating insight into the authentic Buddhist traditions of Tibet.

1286
Fernhill

Highly regarded, innovative cultural ambassadors for Wales and its folk music.

1302
Nibs van der Spuy

This South African plays spellbinding acoustic guitar with a versatility that cross-pollinates various musical styles.

1184