One of the many highlights of summer in Portugal is certainly the Festival Musicas do Mundo (Festival of World Music) in Sines. This musical festival along the Alentejo coast, launched in 1999, has is a delightful entertainment destination for locals, Portuguese nationals and tourists alike. In 2015, the festival takes place from 17-25 July on stages in Porto Covo and Sines.

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The line-up for Festival Musicas do Mundo 2015 includes:

PORTO COVO

Largo Marquês de Pombal
 
Friday, 17 July
19:00 – JANITA SALOMÉ (Portugal)
21:45 – FORABANDIT (Occitania / Turkey / Lebanon)
23:15 – ESKO JÄRVELÄ EPIC MALE BAND (Finland)

Saturday, 18 July
19:00 – CUNCORDU E TENORE DE OROSEI (Sardinia – Italy)
21:45 – ELIDA ALMEIDA (Cape Verde)
23:15 – GECKO TURNER (Extremadura – Spain)

Sunday, 19 July
20:00 – SOEMA MONTENEGRO (Argentina)
21:30 – SAGAPOOL (Canada)
23:00 – DONA ONETE (Brazil)

Festival Musicas do Mundo Sines portugal

SINES

(All concerts marked with asterisks require a ticket: * Concerts in Centro de Artes Auditorium: ** Night concerts in the Castle)
Monday, 20 July
22:00 – SIMPLY ROCKERS SOUND SYSTEM (Portugal) @ Largo Poeta Bocage
 
Tuesday, 21 July
21:30 – * ERNST REIJSEGER (Netherlands) @ C. Artes – Auditorium
22:45 – * PAOLO ANGELI (Sardinia – Italy) @ C. Artes – Auditorium
00:15 – SIMPLY ROCKERS SOUND SYSTEM (Portugal) @ Largo Poeta Bocage

Wednesday, 22 July
17:30 – RUSSELL JOSLIN (UK) @ Largo Poeta Bocage
19:00 – RICARDO RIBEIRO (Portugal) @ Castle
20:15 – TROKER (Mexico) @ Beach Stage
22:00 – ** THEA HJELMELAND (Norway) @ Castle
23:15 – ** GUILLAUME PERRET & THE ELECTRIC EPIC (Fra.) @ Castle
00:30 – ** DELE SOSIMI AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA (Nig./UK) @ Castle
02:30 – LA-33 (Colombia) @ Beach Stage
04:00 – CHANCHA VÍA CIRCUITO (Argentina) @ Beach Stage

Thursday, 23 July
17:30 – RUSSELL JOSLIN (UK) @ Largo Poeta Bocage
19:00 – ALINE FRAZÃO (Angola) @ Castle
20:15 – ALIF (Arab World) @ Beach Stage
22:00 – ** SONGHOY BLUES (Mali) @ Castle
23:15 – ** ANA TIJOUX (Chile) @ Castle
00:30 – ** IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE (Nigeria / UK) @ Castle
02:30 – VAUDOU GAME (Togo / France) @ Beach Stage
04:00 – IDIOTAPE (South Korea) @ Beach Stage

Friday, 24 July
17:30 – * TRANS-AEOLIAN TRANSMISSION (Fr. / It.) @ C. Artes – Audit.
19:00 – BRUNO PERNADAS (Portugal) @ Castle
20:15 – IVA NOVA (Russia) @ Beach Stage
21:45 – ** FLAT EARTH SOCIETY (Belgium) @ Castle
23:00 – ** NILADRI KUMAR & FRIENDS (India) @ Castle
00:15 – ** CAPICUA (Portugal) @ Castle
01:30 – ** CANZONIERE GRECANICO SALENTINO (Italy) @ Castle
03:00 – UKANDANZ (Ethiopia / France) @ Beach Stage
04:15 – BLACKSEA NÃO MAYA + DJ MARFOX (Portugal) @ Beach Stage

Saturday, 25 July
19:00 – PASCALS (Japan) @ Castle
20:15 – SHANREN (China) @ Beach Stage
21:45 – ** MORIARTY (France / USA) @ Castle
23:00 – ** TOUMANI & SIDIKI DIABATÉ (Mali) @ Castle
00:15 – ** SALIF KEITA ACOUSTIC (Mali) @ Castle
01:30 – ** ORLANDO JULIUS & THE HELIOCENTRICS (Ng/UK) @ Castle
03:00 – YAT-KHA (Tuva – Russian Fed.) @ Beach Stage
04:15 – ALO WALA (USA / Denmark) @ Beach Stage
06:00 – AWESOME TAPES FROM AFRICA (USA) @ Beach Stage

Get in the mood for the Festival of World Music by watching this video:

FMM Sines 2014 – Volta ao Mundo from Festival Músicas do Mundo – FMM on Vimeo.

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