New York City GlobalFEST in Times Square  is January 14, 2018 at 7pm with 12 international artists on three stages at BB Kings blues Club and Lucille’s Cafe. Tickets are $50

2018 Artist Lineup:

Ava Rocha (Brazil) Post-Tropicalia avant-pop from Brazil

Delgres (Guadeloupe) (NY DEBUT) Gritty Creole blues reconnects Guadeloupe to New Orleans

Eva Salina & Peter Stan (USA/Balkan) Stirring Balkan Romani songs for voice and accordion

Grand Tapestry (USA/India)(NY DEBUT) Underground hip-hop joins Indian sarod and tabla

Iberi Choir (Georgia) (NY DEBUT) Stunning polyphonic songs from Georgia

Jarlath Henderson Band (Ireland) (US DEBUT) Champion of the new Celtic folk scene

Jupiter & Okwess( D.R. Congo) (US DEBUT) The “Rebel General’ of Congolese music

La Dame Blanche (Cuba) Kinetic Cuban rumba and son with hip-hop, cumbia and dancehall

Mariachi Flor De Toloache (USA/Mexico) Fresh female twist on Mexican mariachi

Mohsen Namjoo (USA/Iran) Visionary modern Iranian songs

Thornetta Davis (USA) Detroit’s electrifying queen of the blues

Miramar (USA) Puerto Rico’s treasured boleros