Viet Cong, Josh T. Pearson and Mikal Cronin with Strings & Horns join Utrecht's Le Guess Who? 2015

Article by Dave Kerr | 01 Jul 2015
  • Josh T. Pearson

Sets by Deerhunter, Faust, Destroyer and a strand curated by drone godfathers SunnO))) head up the brilliantly eclectic line-up for the four-day Le Guess Who? festival, held in the Dutch city of Utrecht this November.

Amongst the many notable players joining their ranks today are Canadian noise rockers Viet Cong and Metz, alongside the likes of Lift to Experience frontman Josh T Pearson and cult Californian songwriter Mikal Cronin, who presents the live premiere of his current Strings & Horns project. The 2015 edition of the festival will also present a Turkish program featuring Ankara’s Mustafa Özkent ve Belçika Orkestrasɪ.

Le Guess Who? takes place in various venues across the Dutch city on 19-22 Nov. Four-day festival passes are currently 100 euros and are available here

Le Guess Who? Festival 2015's latest additions:
Kamasi Washington, Tout-Puissant Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou, Mikal Cronin with Strings & Horns, Ariel Pink, Josh T. Pearson, Adrian Younge & Friends
A Place To Bury Strangers, Lightning Bolt, METZ, Viet Cong, Suuns & Jerusalem In My Heart, Protomartyr, Titus Andronicus, Songhoy Blues, Baba Commandant & The Mandingo Band, Mustafa Özkent ve Belçika Orkestrasɪ, Okay Temiz & La Fanfare Du Belgistan, Gaye Su Akyol, The Space Lady, Laura Cannell

Previously announced: Deerhunter, Faust, Destroyer, Adrian Sherwood x Disappears, Shabazz Palaces, Kaki King performing The Neck Is A Bridge To The Body, Mirel Wagner, Bo Ningen, The Necks, Lotic. Sunn O))), Annette Peacock, Magma, Julia Holter, The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, Einheit Brötzmann and Aluk Todolo.