July 12 - 14
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JUNGLE FEVER IN JULY: Sarawak’s Rainforest World Music Festival (LATITUDES)

THIRTEEN YEARS have elapsed but the euphoria hasn’t evaporated. The euphoria of being transported to a different world for several days – a world of pulsating beats and funky ethnic fusion


Kuching, 13 June 2011: The final preparations for the 14th edition of the Rainforest World Music Festival are very much underway. This morning a briefing for vendors of the food and village mart was held to finalise and confirm their participation at the festival as well as to brief them ...

DuOud or Two Ouds at the RWMF 2011

DuOud consists of two oud playing Istanbul based musicians; Tunisian born Jean-Pierre, and Algerian born master oud player Mehdi Haddab. Blending their North African heritage with the latest Western technology, the pair builds a musical cycle that looks to their African roots while absorbing and morphing contemporary music styles – break beats, jazz grooves and metal guitar....

Dance To The Best Of Caribbean Folk Merengue

Joaquin Diaz’s enthusiasm on stage is totally irresistible. His light-fingered accordion playing and his infectious vocals drenched in Latin soul make this Caribbean maestro the best of the new generation of traditional folk merengue artists...