Cape Town Nu World Festival // July 2015

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Even after rebranding to become the Cape Town Nu World Festival this year, we still aimed to provide an accessible inner-city music festival showcasing the best music in a format that is crafted to enlighten, entertain and engage. An extensive and diverse lineup performed over two days at the Cape Town City Hall on 3 separate stages. 

‘Wild & Wise’ was the theme for this year’s iteration, with a focus on the juxtaposition of the old and the new, the knowing and naive – resulting in some exciting collaborations, pairing local legends with fresh up-and-coming artists.


Riky Rick
Simphiwe Dana
Kanda Bongo Man (DRC)
Dunkelbunt (Austria)
Fantasma
Tcheka (Cape Verde) & Derek Gripper
Majozi
Simphiwe Dana
Mokoomba (Zimbabwe)
Özlem Bulut (Turkey/Austria)
Toby2shoes
Spoek Vs. Spoko
Elemotho (Namibia)
Native Young
Paul Waxon
Aero Manyelo
Vukazithathe
Bateleur
Wasgoedlyn
Card on Spokes
Thris Tian & Blackfoot Pheonix (Boiler Room/NTS Live)
Zuko Collective…