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Great news! It has been announced today that both Sidestepper and The Grit Orchestra will perform at WOMAD Charlton Park this summer joining George Clinton, Baaba Maal and Ibrahim Maalouf in the first wave of acts to be announced for the festival.
The Colombian trailblazers Sidestepper will be playing tracks from their critically acclaimed new album Supernatural Love. A little bit of sunshine is therefore assured at this year's festival knowing that Sidestepper will be playing.
Also confirmed is The Grit Orchestra, who will reprise their performance from 2015's Celtic Connections opening ceremony and features a hand-picked orchestra of folk, jazz and classical players performing Martyn Bennett's GRIT.
The performance won Event of the Year at the Scottish Traditional Music Awards 2015.
WOMAD Charlton Park takes place over the weekend 28-31 July.
Looking forward to it already!