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Seventh edition of Rewire festival kicks off at the end of March

Newly confirmed artists include a collaboration between Jeff Mills and Afrobeat drummer Tony Allen

The seventh edition of Rewire runs from 31 March–2 April in The Hague. Spread across various venues in the Dutch city, the event numbers among its highlights a special live set from Jeff Mills and Tony Allen, marking the second time the pair have collaborated. Other acts now confirmed include This Is Not This Heat, Helena Hauff, Daniel Lanois, Peter Zinovieff & Lucy Railton, Wolf Eyes, Jessy Lanza, Aurora Halal, SHXCXCHCXSH, Virginia Wing and Carla dal Forno. Headlining Saturday will be Swans. Other artists scheduled to appear include Arca & Jesse Kanda, Daniel Wohl, Slagwerk Den Haag & Matangi Quartet presenting Holographic, GAIKA, Moor Mother, Horse Lords, Jameszoo Quartet, Sarathy Korwar and These Hidden Hands. More artists, talks, screenings and workshops are still to be announced. Individual tickets on sale at Rewire's website.

Rewire 2015 was reviewed by Chris Woolfrey in The Wire 377. Subscribers can read that via Exact Editions.