WOMEX 07 Announces Third and Final Set of Showcase Selections

womex-250Berlin, Germany – The WOMEX office has announced the third and final group of artists that have been selected to showcase at WOMEX 2007 in Sevilla.

WOMEX is the largest international conference for world music. It includes the renowned showcases, conferences and a trade fair. This year’s edition will be held in Sevilla (Spain).

– Aman Aman (Spain)
Balkan Beat Box (Israel/USA)
– Caravan Palace (France)
Hazmat Modine (USA)
– Mastaki Bafa (Congo-Kinshasa)
– Melingo (Argentina/France)
– Mono Blanco (Mexico)
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 (Nigeria)
– Shanbehzadeh Ensemble (Iran/France)
– Siba e a Fuloresta (Brazil)
– [dunkelbunt] (DJ)(Germany/Austria)

Second Set of WOMEX showcases:

Abdeljalil Kodssi (Morocco/Spain)
– Bajofondo Tangoclub (Argentina/Uruguay/USA)
– Electric Kulintang (Philippines/Cuba/USA)
– La Shica (Spain)
– Majorstuen (Norway)
– Mamani Keita and Nicolas Repac (Mali/France)
– Maravilla de Florida (Cuba)
Ross Daly Quartet (Ireland/Greece)
Tanya Tagaq (Canada)
– Tara Fuki (Czech Republic/France)
– The Dizu Plaatjies Ibuyambo Ensemble (South Africa)
Toumast (Niger/France)
– DJ 99 (Norway)

First set:

– 3 Canal (Trinidad & Tobago)
– Badila (India/Iran/France)
Dengue Fever (Cambodia/USA)
– Ensemble "Altaikai" (Russia)
– Fanfara Tirana (Albania)
– Gaiteiros de Lisboa (Portugal)
– Julie Fowlis (UK)
– Kasai Allstars (Congo)
– Lo Còr de la Plana (France)
– Mayra Andrade (Cape Verde/France)
– Taksim Trio (Turkey)
– Yamandu Costa (Brazil)
– Daladala Soundz DJs (Germany)

Author: World Music Central News Department

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