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  • program February 9, 2017

    New York City’s globalFEST 2017

    Every January, New York’s Webster Hall jams to the music of 12 bands on three stages in one wild night. globalFEST has become an annual kick-off ritual for music-minded New Yorkers. This program samples the 2017 lineup with dynamic live … Read more »

  • blog January 16, 2017

    globalFest 2017: Photo Essay

    globalFEST 2017 offered its trademark panoply of eclectic and highly entertaining sound and spectacle: 12 acts on three stages in New York City’s Webster Hall over the course of five hours on Sun., Jan. 8. The time flies by. This … Read more »

  • blog December 19, 2016

    globalFest 2017

    Twelve acts, three stages, one night, hundreds of sounds from all over the world: It’s time for globalFEST (gF) 2017. On Sun., Jan. 8, Webster Hall becomes home to prominent and up-and-coming global music performers at gF. Afropop is no stranger … Read more »

  • program August 15, 2012

    Mawazine the Magnificent

    MAWAZINE THE MAGNIFICENT A visit to the biggest music festival in Morocco, and one of the biggest in the world. The tenth edition of Mawazine, in May, 2011, offered 10 days of music on 9 stages, including over 1800 artists, … Read more »

  • review June 10, 2011

    Marock’n Roll

    Hoba Hoba Spirit, out of Casablanca, moved from underground secret to trend-setting national band in Morocco after an electrifying performance at the Boulevard des Jeunes Musiciens festival in 2003.  It was instantly clear that this band fit no existing mold … Read more »

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