WOMADelaide reveals world-class festival lineup for 2020

WOMADelaide reveals world-class festival lineup for 2020


A curated program like no other.

The four-day WOMADelaide spectacular has unveiled its star-studded, worldly lineup. The 2020 slate comes complete with artists from Australia, France, Spain, Mexico, Brazil, South Korea, Iran and other destinations around the globe.

Leading the charge next year is eight-time Grammy Award-winner Ziggy Marley. The son of Bob Marley has released eight records with The Melody Makers and seven solo albums, in addition to earning a Daytime Emmy for his track ‘I Love You Too’. Also just announced for the lineup are UK folk singer-songwriter Laura Marling, samba rock legend Jorge Ben Jor and Aussie Eurovision star Kate Miller-Heidke, among others.

Last month, the festival dropped the first 20 names gearing up to head to Adelaide Botanic Park in early March, including Aldous Harding, Mavis Staples, Sleaford Mods and As the World Tipped, an aerial show blending elements of dance, theatrics and projections to illustrate the threats of climate change.

Check out WOMADelaide’s full lineup below:

Aldous Harding
As the World Tipped – Wired Aerial Theatre
Bill Callahan
Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita
Company Archibald Caramantran
Craig Walsh – MONUMENTS
Deline Briscoe
Destyn Maloya
Dr Piffle & the Burlap Band
Dyson Stringer Cloher
Echo Drama
Ezra Collective
Floating Flowers – B. DANCE
Foco alAire – LosTheULTRAMAR
Gelareh Pour’s Garden
General Levy
Gravity & Other Myths – A Simple Space
Greg Wilson
Hiatus Kaiyote
Ifriqiyya Electrique
Jorge Ben Jor
Kate Miller-Heidke
Kathryn Joseph
KermesZ à l’Est
Kikagaku Moyo
Kim So Ra
King Ayisoba
L. Subramaniam
Late Nite Tuff Guy
Laura Marling
Liniker e os Caramelows
Los Amigos Invisibles
Luisa Sobral
Mariachi Flor de Toloache
Marina Satti & Fonés
Maubere Timor
Mavis Staples
Minyo Crusaders
Misstress Barbara
Northern Sound System Live Recording Studio
Orang Orang Drum Theatre – LanguKu & The Memories
Orquesta Akokán
Party Dozen
Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi
Salif Keita
Sleaford Mods
Spinifex Gum
Super Rats
Tami Neilson
Thandi Phoenix
The Blind Boys of Alabama
The Cat Empire
The Public Opinion Afro Orchestra
Trio da Kali
True Vibenation
Ustad Saami
William Barton & Veronique Serret
Ziggy Marley

WOMADelaide runs between Friday March 6 and Monday March 9 in the Adelaide Botanic Park. Tickets are on sale now via the festival website. 

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