Welcome to FMM Sines

FMM Sines – Festival Músicas do Mundo is a music festival held every July in Sines, Alentejo, Portugal. Organised by the local Municipal Council, it’s a public service, non-commercial, event designed for an audience of music discoverers, who come to Sines for the quality of the programme, the spectacular venues and a spirit regarded as unique among Portugal’s summer festivals. It is the biggest world music event in the country. Songlines magazine included FMM Sines in its selection of +25 of the Best International festivals in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Next festival

When & Where
22-30 July 2016
Porto Covo & Sines

Acts already confirmed
1982 (Norway)
a jigsaw & The Great Moonshiners Band (Portugal)
Alaverdi (Georgia)
Alibombo (Colombia)
Bachar Mar-Khalifé (Lebanon / France)
Bamba Wassoulou Groove (Mali)
Billy Bragg (UK)
Bitori (Cape Verde)
Bixiga 70 (Brazil)
BNegão & Seletores de Frequência (Brazil)
Criatura (Portugal)
Danyèl Waro (Réunion – France)
Dakh Daughters (Ukraine)
David Murray Infinity Quartet feat. Saul Williams (USA)
DJ Satelite (Angola)
Filho do Mãe (Portugal)
Germán López (Canary Islands – Spain)
Fumaça Preta (Venezuela / Portugal / UK)
Graveola (Brazil)
Hearts and Bones (Portugal)
Imed Alibi (Tunisia)
Islam Chipsy & E.E.K. (Egypt)
Jenifer Solidade & Carlos Martins (Portugal / Cape Verde)
Jibóia (Portugal)
Juana Molina (Argentina)
Karyna Gomes (Guinea-Bissau)
Khaira Arby (Mali)
Konono n.º 1 (DR Congo)
Los Pirañas (Colombia)
Mbongwana Star (DR Congo)
Moh! Kouyaté (Guinea-Conakry)
Mo Laudi (South Africa)
Nine Treasures (Inner Mongolia – China)
Norberto Lobo (Portugal)
OliveTreeDance (Portugal)
Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band (Ghana)
Paulo Flores (Angola)
Retimbrar (Portugal)
Sebastião Antunes & Quadrilha (Portugal)
Segue-me à Capela (Portugal)
Speed Caravan (Algeria / Senegal)
Systema Solar (Colombia)
The Comet is Coming (UK)
The Unthanks (UK)
Trad.Attack! (Estonia)
Vardan Hovanissian & Emre Gültekin (Armenia / Turkey)
Wesli Band (Haiti / Canada)

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