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

San Salvador

Paris Combo


Dakh Daughters

Karsh Kale

Nitin Sawhney

 Riot Artists News:

  • Hermeto Pascoal Featured in Jazz Journal February 28, 2019

    Hermeto Pascoal, that crazy Brazilian albino
    David Block ventures into the eccentric musical world of the intuitive multi-instrumentalist who became a global jazz name when he played on Miles Davis’s 1970 album Live-Evil

    Jazz Journal – February 27, 2019

    Hermeto Pascoal is an enigma. He creates music out of almost any object that he can get his hands ...

  • 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!