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This is the guide to Oslo World 2018!

Oslo World are proud to present a huge variety of musical experiences, from a range of countries, genres and times. How to find your favorites at this year's festival? Let us guide you through some highlights!
  If you like stellar voices: One of the most legendary singers on this years Oslo World roster is not with us any longer. The Palestinian singer Rim Banna […] More >

Bombino

A 21st century guitar hero
It is no exaggeration to say that Omara “Bombino” Moctar, who first visited Oslo World in 2011, ranks among the most important guitarists in the world today. On the […] More >

Noura Mint Seymali (MR)

Expressive and explosive desert blues
Forget about Jack White. If anyone illustrates blues rock’s continued relevance today, it’s Noura Mint Seymali. Bold words indeed, but we do dare to say so because of the […] More >

Khaira Arby (ML)

Timbuktu, the hometown of Khaira Arby, probably wouldn’t have existed if it wasn’t for the ladies. One origin story tells of how a slave woman named Timbuktu founded the […] More >