• “In the warm blur of the summer festival season, this hardy celebration of music marginalised by the western pop machine still manages to stand out” The Times 4*
  • “An impressively broad lineup.” The Guardian 4*
  • “Annual unearthing of global gems that sets WOMAD apart.” Daily Telegraph 4*
  • “Unforgettable moments and superb musical discoveries.” The Evening Standard 4*

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WITH LESS THAN 100 DAYS UNTIL THE GLOBAL PARTY KICKS OFF, WOMAD 2017 ANNOUNCES ITS WORLD OF ART COMMISSION – JUST ONE PART OF A WHOLE WORLD OF FUN

The countdown has begun; there are now less than 100 days to go before the global party that is WOMAD kicks off for four days of incredible live music, including the likes of psychedelic Swedish tribal punks Goat, Benjamin Zephaniah and his new music project Revolutionary Minds, South African legends Ladysmith Black Mambazo and Malian … Continue reading WITH LESS THAN 100 DAYS UNTIL THE GLOBAL PARTY KICKS OFF, WOMAD 2017 ANNOUNCES ITS WORLD OF ART COMMISSION – JUST ONE PART OF A WHOLE WORLD OF FUN

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CELEBRATING THE WORLD IN A WEEKEND: WOMAD 2017 BUILDS BRIDGES NOT WALLS

Further acts announced for WOMAD Charlton Park including Oumou Sangare, Goat, Eliza Carthy and Orchestra Baobab. West Africa’s funkiest female singer, Britain’s most vibrant new folk act and the world’s coolest band of psychedelic mysterions are among the eclectic headliners in the second batch of names announced for WOMAD 2017 to be held at Charlton … Continue reading CELEBRATING THE WORLD IN A WEEKEND: WOMAD 2017 BUILDS BRIDGES NOT WALLS

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We’re recruiting volunteers for WOMAD 2017!

Be part of the team! Come and volunteer with WOMAD at Charlton Park and help to be a part of the greatest festival on earth. WOMAD 2017 takes place 27th – 30th July at Charlton Park near Malmesbury. We’re looking for responsible people over 18. In return for the work that you put in, you get … Continue reading We’re recruiting volunteers for WOMAD 2017!

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