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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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We’re looking for Human Books for WOMAD 2017!

WOMAD’s Human Books are a whole shelf of people waiting for you to check them out of the library to “read” for 30 minutes …. a huge variety of interesting and extraordinary people that you would never normally meet in your everyday life. Our Human Books hope to intrigue, interest and inspire. They include; those … Continue reading We’re looking for Human Books for WOMAD 2017!

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Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Benjamin Zephaniah, Emir Kusturica and Squarepusher side project Shobaleader One amongst first artists for WOMAD 2017

The world’s festival WOMAD is back for its thirty-fifth year as a vibrant, joyful and timely reminder that in a world where division and isolation are increasingly prominent, music can still bring people together from all around the globe. As well as musicians from every imaginable background WOMAD will play host to its usual dizzying … Continue reading Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Benjamin Zephaniah, Emir Kusturica and Squarepusher side project Shobaleader One amongst first artists for WOMAD 2017

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