WOMAD

WOMAD
WOMAD [WOMAD]
(in full World of Music, Arts and Dance)
an organization started by Peter Gabriel in 1982 which organizes festivals which include music, art and dance from around the world. The outdoor festivals usually last for several days and take place in a number of different countries including Britain, Spain and Australia.

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