Encore, Penang World Music Festival


The Penang World Music Festival returns with a bang, bringing with it international acts that will surely deliver sounds that will shake the island.

It wasn’t so long ago that Penang played host to some of the best international acts that the music world had to offer. This was at the Penang World Music Festival (PWMF), a weekend event that was set to rival the more renowned Rainforest World Music Festival in Sarawak. But after two festivals in 2007 and 2008, it quietly went away, and that was the last anyone heard of it.

Until now. The PWMF is back, bringing with it an international line-up of world-class musicians.

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