KUCHING, 28 APRIL 2023 – Rainforest World Music Festival 2023’s pre-sale tickets are up for grabs starting 29 April 2023! Following a successful debut on the Klook platform, early bird tickets to the iconic music festival have been snapped up and festival-goers can look forward to purchasing tickets to the 26th edition of the RWMF,
The 26th edition of RMWF to be held from 23rd to 25th June 2023 at Sarawak Cultural Village (SCV) will feature a total of 199 musicians from 12 countries in a rainforest setting at the foot of Mount Santubong.
Pre-sale tickets are available on Klook across a range of categories: Adult 1-Day Pass Fri/Sun (RM230), Adult 1-Day Pass Sat (RM260), Adult 2-Day Pass Fri + Sat / Sat + Sun (RM440), Adult 3-Day Pass (RM590), and Child 1-Day Pass Fri/Sat/Sun (RM80) – under a limited-period offer. All tickets are available for purchase on the Klook platform, which is RWMF 2023’s official ticketing agent.
RWMF’s international line-up features a diverse range of music genres, including Grammy Awards winner, Gipsy Kings featuring Tonino Baliardo from France of such hits as ‘Djobi Djoba’ and ‘Bamboleo’ set to enthrall visitors with their pop-oriented music, distantly derived from traditional flamenco and rumba genres.
Other international performers include Big Mountain from Jamaica and the USA best known for their hit song ‘Baby I Love Your Way’, Safi Theatre from Tanzania, Rastak from Iran, Fasylive from Maldives, Afriquoi from the United Kingdom, Chatusram from India, Rizal Hadi & Folk from Indonesia and Ethno Thai Fusion Sound Band from Thailand. The line-up will also include performers from Japan, Hong Kong, and Singapore.
RWMF2023 will also highlight Malaysian local talents from East and West Malaysia, which include Zee Avi, Suk Binie, Aseana Percussion Unit, Nadir, Steve Thornton & Afroasia, Sada Borneo, Tuku Kame, Nading Rhapsody, Geng Wak Long, Buloh Bekocak, At Adau, Meruked, and Orang Orang Drum Theatre.
Themed ‘Reflections’, RWMF 2023 offers festival-goers an opportunity to not only engage with world music and cultural traditions, but also to connect with and embrace its underlying themes and values. It is also a time to reflect on the connection with nature and embrace diverse musical styles to a deeper understanding and appreciation of the world around us.
Check out our shuttle bus schedule, and find out more info on the musical line-up and ticketing on Rainforest World Music Festival’s official website at rwmf.net