January 1st, 2019
Globalfest 2019
 
The Copacabana, Times Square, New York
 
January 6, 2019
 
 
This annual world music festival returns with 12 artists on 3 stages including:
 
Amethyst Kiah – USA – Southern gothic, alt-country blues https://amythystkiah.com/
 
Combo Chimbita – Columbia/ NY – Psychedelic cumbia-inflected tropical futurism https://www.combochimbita.com/
 
Dakh Daughters – Ukraine – Kyiv’s underground punk cabaret https://www.facebook.com/DakhDaughters/
 
Gata Preto – Mozambique/Ghana/Germany  – Afrofuturist global bass https://gatopretomusic.com/
 
Maggos Herrera & The Brooklyn Rider – Mexico/USA –  Innovative string quartet and lush vocals http://www.magosherrera.com/
 
Zouk Machine – Guadeloupe/France – The grande dame of French-Antillean zouk http://zoukmachine.org/
 

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January 1st, 2018
GlobalFEST – New York City, New York – January 14, 2018
GlobalFEST
 
GlobalFEST is a feast of international music. Now in its 15th Year, GlobalFEST has featured everyone from Zap Mama to Yasmine Hamdan on its stages. This year includes another diverse mix of artists and a takeover of venues along 42nd Street. For info visit http://globalfest.org/
 
Ava Rocha – Avant Pop from Brazil –  http://www.avarocha.com/
 
Eva Salina & Peter Stan – Balkan Romani songs on voice and accordion – https://www.evasalina.com/
 
Mariachi  Flor De Toloache – NY all women mariachi band – http://mariachinyc.com/
 
La Dame Blanche – Cuban rumba meets hip-hop – https://ladameblanche.bandcamp.com/
 
Miramar – Puerto Rico Bolero with a Chilean singer – http://www.miramar-music.com/
 
Thornetta Davis – Detroit’s undisputed queen of the Blues – http://thornettadavis.com/

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