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Tanya Tagaq, Mother Falcon, Aurelio, Bridget Everett & more playing NYC as part of 2015 APAP conference
Tanya Tagaq, Mother Falcon, Aurelio, Bridget Everett & more playing NYC as part of 2015 APAP conference
The Association of Performing Artists Presenters is holding their annual APAP conference in NYC from January 9 - 13. While this is mainly an industry event, there are a number of shows in conjunction with it, including globalFEST at Webster Hall on 1/11 and Winter Jazz Fest...
globalFEST 2015 lineup and tickets
globalFEST 2015 lineup and tickets
The annual NYC world music festival globalFEST returns in 2015 to Webster Hall on January 11. This year's performers -- many of whom are making their US or NYC debuts -- include (descriptions via press release):Bixiga70 (US debut; Brazil): Brazil's brassy Afrobeat orchestra Emel Mathlouthi (Tunisia/France/US): Electro-inspired voice of Tunisia's Arab Spring Emil Zrihan (Morocco/Israel): Soaring Moroccan improvisations and Jewish songs The Jones Family Singers (US): Hard-driving Gospel funk from Texas Just a Band (Kenya): Nairobi's Super-Nerdy Electronic Music & Art Collective Kahulanui (US): Hawaii's kings of swing Kevin Johansen + The Nada (Argentina): De-genre-ate Sub-tropicalia from Argentina The Nile Project (US debut; various): Trans-border collaboration across the Nile Basin Puerto Candelaria (NYC debut; Colombia): Colombia's rebellious cumbia experimentalists Riyaaz Qawwali (various): Pakistani Sufi Music made in the USA Sam Lee (NYC debut; UK): Unconventional Songs of the British Isles Zap Mama (Belgium): Polyphonic a capella Afropop pioneersTickets are on sa...

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