20th Anniversary
RWMF 2017
July 14-16

10 Global Music Festivals to See on Your Gap Year Abroad – gooverseas.com

I know why you've decided to take a gap year. They're all noble reasons. You want to enrich yourself. Learn a language, snatch cute endangered animals from the jaws of extinction. Do something meaningful. You have no interest in engaging in a little debauchery while you're abroad. You'll probably go ...

Field Report: Dancing in the Rainforest of Malaysia – afropop

According to the British world music magazine Songlines, the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) in Malaysia is among the top 25 world music festivals on the planet. The unique location alone makes attending this festival memorable: It’s in the middle of the tropical rainforest of Sarawak, well known for its ...

City Link to provide shuttle service for Rainforest World Music Festival 2014

City Public Link Bus Service Sdn Bhd (CPL) as in previous years will once again provide the shuttle service for this year’s Rainforest Word Music Festival (RWMF) which will be held from 20th - 22nd of June. The bus shuttle service from Kuching to RWMF’s venue (Sarawak Cultural Village) will run ...

Music without borders (Sabah Times)

Music without borders (Sabah Times)

Use MyTeksi app, enjoy free rides for a week (theBorneoPost)

KUCHING: City dwellers and visitors can now enjoy free taxi rides within the city for a week if they use the MyTeksi app to book cabs. MyTeksi, Southeast Asia’s largest taxi booking mobile app, is waiving all taxi fares worth RM30 during the promotion period to celebrate its official launch yesterday, ...

STB promises livelier and more interactive RWMF this year (TheStar)

KUCHING: Some new elements will be introduced at the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) this year to provide a more fun and interactive experience for visitors. Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) chief executive Datuk Rashid Khan said one new concept was a theatre stage where two bands will perform every afternoon of ...

RENTAL OF VILLAGE MART AT RWMF NOW OPEN

KUCHING, Monday – The application is now open for those who are interested to participate as a vendor for the Village Mart on the next coming Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF). The application form is now available online at http://rwmf.net/v2/rwmf-food-and-village-mart/ The Village Mart will enable vendors to display and sell their products ...

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Reporter - Rainforest World Music Festival

SUCCESSFUL FOR 5 CONSECUTIVE YEARS!

KUCHING, 20 March 2014 – Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) has been voted for the 5th consecutive year in 2014, as one of the 25 best International Festivals by renowned world music magazine, Songlines. Rainforest World Music Festival stands among other renowned festivals like WOMAD Australia and New Zealand, Ulsan ...

RWMF WELSH BAND WON 2014 SPIRAL EARTH AWARD

KUCHING, Malaysia, 13 March – Jamie Smith’s MABON, the first Welsh band in the history of the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF), has won ‘Best Group’ award in the 2014 Spiral Earth Awards. Recently awarded in the UK, the nominations were selected by the editorial team of the online folk ...

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION FOR 2014 FESTIVALS IN SARAWAK NOW OPEN

Registration is now open for the Rainforest World Music Festival, Borneo Jazz and Asia Music Festival 2014 volunteer programme.  SARAWAK, Malaysia – The 17th annual Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF), to be held in Kuching city as well as the 9th annual Borneo Jazz and 2nd annual Asia Music Festival, ...

2014 Borneo Jazz and Rainforest World Music Festival Promotional Artwork Design Contest

This contest is open to all artists, professional, amateur and student. You must be 18 years or older to submit. If you’re under 18 years old, you can still make a design, but it must be submitted on your behalf by a parent or guardian.

First WELSH BAND at Rainforest World Music Festival

CARDIFF, Wales, 27 October -  For the first time in the history of the Rainforest World Music Festival, a Welsh band will be featured at the 17th edition of this internationally acclaimed event to be held in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia on the island of Borneo from the 20th to 22nd ...