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  • Plenty of bright spots at this global gathering The Independent: 4 Stars
  • Where the world comes to party The Times: 4 Stars
  • An impressively eclectic lineup The Guardian: 4 Stars
  • Eclectic and spine-tingling Daily Telegraph: 4 Stars

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2015 was another fantastic year at the World's Festival, bringing exciting new music from all over the world and a host of other delights to festival goers at Charlton Park in Wiltshire.

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Asian Dub Foundation to headline Thursday night

We are thrilled to welcome back Asian Dub Foundation to the stage at Charlton Park to open the festival on Thursday night. The band never fail to get the crowd going with their unique sound, offering a combination of hard jungle rhythms, dub bass lines, industrial, energetic punk rock guitars, sitar and haunting sounds sampled … Continue reading Asian Dub Foundation to headline Thursday night

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Young Green Briton Competition

Calling all visionary pupils! Do you want to go on stage at WOMAD festival and tell everyone your ideas about how we can make a Green Britain? Fancy working with an expert and well known mentor to help refine your ideas? Take questions from the audience and stand up for your vision? We’re looking for … Continue reading Young Green Briton Competition

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Next wave of acts announced for #WOMAD2016

JOHN GRANT, ROOTS MANUVA, LES AMAZONES D’AFRIQUE, CHARLES BRADLEY AND ANA TIJOUX ADDED TO WOMAD BILL This year’s WOMAD Charlton Park is already shaping up to be an absolute classic. Following the earlier announcement of the first confirmed artists to be heading to Wiltshire between 28-31 July (among them George Clinton Parliament Funkadelic, Baaba Maal and the … Continue reading Next wave of acts announced for #WOMAD2016

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