La Bottine Souriante

Huun Huur Tu

Oumou Sangare

Afro-Cuban All Stars

Women Who Score

Nachito Herrera

Ndlovu Youth Choir

Andy Narell

Riyaaz Qawwali

Hermeto Pascoal


Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino

Paris Combo


Dakh Daughters

Karsh Kale

 Riot Artists News:

  • Dakh Daughters to Perform at globalFEST 2019! January 2, 2019  
    globalFEST Ticket Info Here
  • DakhaBrakha featured on PRI’s “The World” August 17, 2018 Marco Werman and Allison Herrera recently discussed a DakhaBrakha concert at the Dakota Jazz Club in Minneapolis on their summer tour of the USA.

    “When you go to hear the Ukrainian band, DakhaBrakha, the first thing you notice is their outfits.

    The group’s three female vocalists, Iryna Kovalenko, Olena Tsybulska and Nina Garanetska, wear towering hats made of black lamb’s ...

  • Songlines Music Awards 2018 Nominees! April 7, 2018 Congratulations to two Riot Artists performers who have each been nominated in multiple categories for the Songlines Music Awards 2018!

    Oumou Sangaré: Best Artist; and Africa & Middle East

    Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino: Best Group; and Europe
    We wish them luck in the awards ceremony in October!

  • 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 ...