SPIRIT OF THE HORNBILLS AT RWMF 2019

Rate this post July 2, 2019 KUCHING: For the first time ever, Spirit of the Hornbills will bring their vibrant, unique cultural dance to this year Rainforest World Music Festival. It is a dance academy that teaches Dayak traditional dance, through their unique passion and enthusiasm in dancing, headed by Chief Siti Habibah and Apriyadi […]

EXPLORE EXOTIC FACETS OF MOROCCO’S MUSICAL HERITAGE

Rate this post June 25, 2019 Music is fundamental in the Moroccan daily life and it is at the heart of this nation’s cultural heritage. At this year’s RWMF, festival goers will have the rare opportunity to experience the music of Mehdi Nassouli whose passion for preserving Moroccan music is matched by his energetic and […]

SAN SALVADOR – THE HYPNOTIC VOCALS WITH OCCITAN POETRY

Rate this post June 20, 2019 KUCHING: The iconic Rainforest World Music Festival has spawned new ways of thinking about music of other cultures and indeed music from our own backyard. World music, considering its unique features, over the years, promoted intercultural communication between diverse communities within and beyond Borneo. It is a wonderful opportunity […]

HA NOI DUO CREATING MAGIC AT RWMF

Rate this post June 19, 2019 KUCHING: Ha Noi Duo are two celebrated Vietnamese musicians who were raised with different paths in their music journey. Their music is beautifully organic in essence, yet with unabashedly modern flourishes and they create inspiring work, that casts a lasting spell. Nguyên Lê is an acclaimed jazz star who […]

MACKA B – STAGING THE REGGAE TO RWMF

Rate this post June 19, 2019 KUCHING: UK’s most influential dancehall toaster and festival goers can work up a serious sweat during his most anticipated performance – Macka B will be one of the highlights at Rainforest World Music Festival. A British-born Jamaican reggae artist, performer and activist with a career spanning nearly four decades […]