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On this page you will find my recommendations on which artists definitely not to miss at the Roskilde Festival 2004. I am a "world music man", so I recommend mostly exciting acts at the 'Ballroom' scene. After the festival you will find interviews with selected artists.

.: See recommended bands in 2005 > :.

Interviews RF '04 :
Amparanoia Amparanoia. Interview with Amparo Sanchez from Spanish Amparanoia. In Danish. > In English >
Fermin Muguruza Fermin Muguruza. Interview with the Basque rebel-rocker who supports the anti-capitalism of Roskilde Festival and Christiania. In Danish > In English >
Jaipur Kawa Brass Band. Interview with Hameed Khan, director of the Rajasthani Jaipur Kawa Brass Band and Musafir. In English >
Recommended Artists RF '04:
Habib Koité Habib Koité. Mali. [Saturday:Ballroom:12.30] Let there be dance. Traditional-modern fusion with strong roots. A must for fans of Mali music! Biography
Jaipur Kawa Brass Band. Rajasthan. [Thursday:Ballroom:18.00] No Bollywood wedding without a brass band. Jaipur blows strong and comes with a full line-up including dancer, fakir and magician! listen/buy CD
Gnawa Diffusion. France/North Africa. [Thursday:Ballroom:22.30] An interesting French / North African line-up fusing traditional gnawa music with dub and reggae. website
Silvério Pessoa. Brasil. [Friday:Ballroom:19.15] Energetic modern interpretations of North-East Brazilian music style, Forrô. Uptempo accordion dance music with modern influences.
Oumou Sangaré Oumou Sangaré. Mali. [Thursday:Ballroom:20.15] One of the greatest divas of the Wassollou region in Mali. This is going to be big. Website
Fermin Fermin Muguruza Kontrabanda. Basque Country. [Ballroom:Saturday:19.00] powerful rock/rap/soul/reggae/ska/ drum'n'bass and dub from the rebel of words and music from the Basque Country. This is party! mp3 - - - music video

Oumou Sangaré
Oumou Sangaré - great diva from Mali - played thursday 20:15 at the Ballroom stage.


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