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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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Thank you WOMADers for another amazing year

What an incredible weekend! Over 36,000 of you joined us in rural Wiltshire to enjoy more than 200 performances by 90 artists from 49 countries.  Thank you to everyone who took part to make it such an incredible experience. Festival director Chris Smith summed up this year perfectly: “This year’s festival captured perfectly what WOMAD is all about; … Continue reading Thank you WOMADers for another amazing year

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BBC Radio 3 tent sessions 2016

Check out the videos from the Radio 3 tent sessions with Asiq Nargile, Aziza Brahim, Hot 8 Brass Band and Zmei3.    

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Top Ten Hidden Gems

There is a whole world of hidden gems to discover over the weekend at WOMAD, but we have unearthed a small selection for you to get you started. Lyrics master class with Chris Difford from Squeeze: Cool For Cats, Slap and Tickle, Up The Junction – Squeeze has become somewhat of a household name. Chris … Continue reading Top Ten Hidden Gems

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