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Artists

Robert Maseko

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

1765
Reem Kelani

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

1438
Misty in Roots

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

1331
Justin Adams 1357
Juldeh Camara 1261
Nitin Sawhney

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

1211
Carmen Souza

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

1320
Abdullah Chhadeh

The Arab worlds most innovative ganun player.

1188
Mad Professor Ariwa Posse 1131
Les Quatre Etoiles

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

1285
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.

1168
Jim Moray

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

1261
Chumbawamba 1313
Malam Mamane Barka

The only living master of the biram in Niger.

1225
Demon Barber Roadshow 1259
Rafiki Jazz

RAFIKI JAZZ play gloriously ambitious contemporary world music.

1277
Rango

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

1162
Monks of the Tashi Lhunpo Monastery

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

1298
Fernhill

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

1309
Nibs van der Spuy

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

1190