For anyone who fancies themselves a music enthusiast and enjoys celebrating music from around the globe should prepare for IndieGogo globalFEST 2023. This is a night of revelatory music featuring artists and sounds from around the world is an incredible event. And it’s coming to New York City on January 15th.
The Official Details
This year’s globalFEST is celebrating its 20th anniversary right here in NYC. The festival is coming to the renovated David Geffen Hall, where three stages will feature artists and musicians. Every year, this festival becomes a sold-out event, so get your tickets now!
- When: Sunday, January 15th, 2023
- Time: 7:00 PM
- Tickets: Starting at $60, with options for more perks and VIP access
- Seating: General Admission; First-Come, First-Served
You can also enjoy three nights of globalFEST music through Tiny Desk Meets globalFEST. This platform helps to expand the reach of these revolutionary performers in partnership with NPR Music’s Tiny Desk Concert series. Audiences can tune in from January 24th through January 26th on NPR Music’s YouTube Channel.
This Year’s Lineup of Artists
Check out the diversity and incredible new sounds from these up-and-coming artists!
Dengue Fever (U.S. / Cambodia) - Joyful '60s Cambodian pop and psychedelic rock
Justin Adams & Mauro Durante (UK / Italy) - Mesmerizing violin and guitar improvisations from southern Italian laments to gritty desert blues
Khadija El Warzazia’s Bnat el Houariyat & Esraa Warda (Morocco / Algeria / U.S.) - Women’s ecstatic song and dance from the heart of Marrakech
The Legendary Ingramettes (U.S.) - Six decades of Roof-raising female harmonies and house-rocking gospel
María José Llergo (Spain) - Southern Spain’s new flamenco voice
Meridian Brothers & El Grupo Renacimiento (Colombia) - Electrifying underground Tropical Latin visionaries dive into a fantastical past
Moonlight Benjamin (Haiti / France) - Rebellious Caribbean blues-rock from Vodou queen priestess
New York Arabic Orchestra (U.S.) - Preeminent NYC music collective representing Arabic music
Son Rompe Pera (Mexico) - Garage-punk-cumbia marimba madness
Tamikrest (Mali / France) - 21st Century Tamasheq desert-blues rock from the Sahara
About IndieGogo gobalFEST
IndieGogo globalFEST is one of the most diverse and dynamic of music platforms, serving as a nonprofit service organization promoting curators and artists in the performing arts. With the collaboration of other groups in the industry, globalFEST is advancing the cultural music scene to introduce and bring global sounds and performers together from around the world. Those who perform at globalFEST go on to further their music careers and perform at other festivals and concert series.
The New York Times calls the festival "a joyful and often raucous celebration of diversity and culture’s uncanny knack for slipping through borders and stretching out roots underneath walls."
It’s a must-experience for anyone who loves music and enjoys supporting and promoting new and emerging artists!
Book your calendars for January 15th, so you don’t miss this incredible event. And for any other event you have coming up, let the professional event planning team at EMRG Media be your guide!