Le Guess Who? announces curators and first wave of acts for 2021 edition

Midori Takada

Le Guess Who? will host its 14th edition on 11-14 November 2021.

Each year, the festival recruits several curators for its programme. For next year’s edition, they’ve got Midori Takada as a curator, along with Mount Eerie’s Phil Elverum, Lucrecia Dalt, Oh Sees’ John Dwyer and Matana Roberts.

Furthermore, the event has announced its first wave of acts. Alabaster dePlume will be Le Guess Who?’s next artist in resident. On the line-up there’s DJ Lycox, Black Country, New Road, Low, Kiko Dinucci and more. Check out the full list of newly-announced acts below.

This year, due to the pandemic, Le Guess Who? remodelled its format. It’ll launch its online TV channel LGW ON tomorrow (13 November).

Head to the event’s website for further information, and listen to DJ Lycox’s crackaud.io mix.

Alabaster dePlume – Artist in residence
Black Country, New Road
Bohren & Der Club of Gore
Conjunto Papa Upa
Damon Locks Black Monument Ensemble
DJ Lycox
Etran de L’Aïr
Kiko Dinucci
Model Home
Pink Siifu
Ronald Langestraat & Tim Koh
The Necks
Y-Bayani & Baby Naa and the Band of Enlightenment, Reason & Love