Festival

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**Venue announced**

Sunbird Nkopola Lodge, Mangochi

Skeffa Chimoto
Peter Mawanga & the Amaravi Movement
Many more acts announced soon…

Purchase tickets here

Come and discover the sights and sounds of Malawi, the Warm Heart of Africa and one of Lonely Planet’s top ten countries to visit in 2014. The festival takes place over three days, set on the palm fringed shores of one of Africa’s largest lakes and featuring artists from Malawi, Africa and the rest of the world. This is a true adventure into the cultural heartbeat of a vibrant nation. Join us in the Warm Heart of Africa…

Artist application here
Volunteer application here

One of the best three African music festivals for 2014 Metro
One of the seven African music festivals you really have to see CNN
The world’s most spectacular music festival The Guardian
Music without barriers The Independent
Move heaven and earth to be there NME
Simply the finest festival in the world Q Magazine

City of Stars

27 and 28 September 2013

Download last year’s festival programme here

Featured music, comedy, poetry and theatre across two stages, with performances from…

Amahoro Drummers / Auntie Flo / Blackout / Burning Woods Band / Bwani Junction / Cleo / Fly5 (Cactus Agony, JK, Pompi, Slapdee, Petita Mwanza) / Future Kings VibrationsGeorge Kalukusha / George the Poet / Gwamba / Hazel Mak / Jaco Jana / Kufewa Acrobatics / Kuyenda / Lawi / Lucius BandaLulu & Mathumela Band / Malawi Mouse Boys / Menes / Music Crossroads Showcase / One Lord Records / Peter MawangaPiksy / Q Malewezi / Rainmakers / Rina / Sally Nyundo / Tilinanu Choir / Sauti Sol / Sirius (Konkalazi) / Svermere / The Very Best / Tumi (Tumi and the Volume) / Vitu K & Goma / Wendy Harawa / YADi / Yolanda Kaluma