March 8-12, it is time for the new updated edition of the festival, that over five days will take over the capital with concerts, after parties, mingling and meeting on 5 different scenes.
Among this year’s performers we find Malian superstar Rokia Traoré, ending the festival at the Stockholm Concert Hall on 12 March. In addition, among other things, the festival will be visited by the acclaimed South African house-trio Batuk and Latin-jazz legend Calixto Oviedo.
– It feels great to be able to present so many different types of acts and genres in Stockholm for several days. The festival’s vision is to highlight music and audiences who rarely takes part of Stockholm’s cultural institutions and I am very proud of this year’s festival program shows that Stockholm can be a global world-class venue, says Selam Director Teshome Wondimu
The venues are: Konserthus, Fasching, Kulturhuset, Södra bar and Dieselverkstaden bibliotek.
Look at their website for full program: http://selam.se/eng/projects/selam-festival-stockholm