Amaan Ali Bangash & Ayaan Ali Bangash


La Bottine Souriante

Amjad Ali Khan

Huun Huur Tu

Oumou Sangare

Les Amazones d'Afrique

Afro-Cuban All Stars

Women Who Score


Nachito Herrera

The Mystery of Bulgarian Voices

Riyaaz Qawwali

Hermeto Pascoal



Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino

Paris Combo


Dakh Daughters

Karsh Kale

Explosion Negra

Global talent agency

 Riot Artists News:

  • Paul Krugman; DakhaBrakha in Kiev September 16, 2017

    Friday Night Music: Dakhabrakha in Kyiv

    New York Times
    September 15, 2017 12:22 pm

    Since that’s where I am at the moment. It is, by the way, a surprisingly handsome city. Just looking at the city center you’d have no idea how much stress Ukraine is under.
    For those who haven’t seen previous clips, no, they aren’t doing ...

  • Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares included in NPR’s “The 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women” July 25, 2017 NPR has created “a list of the greatest albums made by women between 1964 and the present, as an intervention, a remedy, a correction of the historical record and hopefully the start of a new conversation. Compiled by nearly 50 women from across NPR and the public radio system and produced in partnership with Lincoln ...
  • Russia’s riot grrrl activists, Pussy Riot, bringing their psych rock theater production, “REVOLUTION” to SXSW and West Coast. February 27, 2017

    Russia’s riot grrrl activists, Pussy Riot, reveal a 9 date West Coast warm-up tour around the SXSW premiere of their psych rock theater production, “REVOLUTION.”
    Based on the original novel by Maria Alyokhina, this show tells the story of everyday women gathering to resist the fascist regime of President Vladimir Putin. From their ...

  • Gisele João Headlines First NY Fado Festival February 27, 2017 Gisele João, Portugal’s most widely acclaimed fado singer to emerge in this decade, headlined the NY Fado Festival this past weekend at the Schimmel Center. Jon Pareles of the NY Times had this to say:
    “From her first song, “Madrugada sem Sono” (“Dawn Without Sleep”), Ms. João summoned a full spectrum of fado’s tempestuous passions, from ...