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The Silk Road Ensemble performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen The Silk Road Ensemble: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear the Ensemble's virtuoso musicians play a range of traditional instruments live in concert.

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BélO performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen BélO: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear BélO bring Caribbean undercurrents to socially conscious songs as he performs live in concert.

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Mayra Andrade performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen Mayra Andrade: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear this engaging young singer, who hails from Cape Verde via France, live in concert.

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M.A.K.U. Sound System performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen M.A.K.U. Sound System: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear M.A.K.U. Sound System's punk, funk and jazz (via Afro-Colombia and Queens) live in concert.

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Diogo Nogueira performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen Diogo Nogueira: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear the Brazilian singing (and soccer) sensation's smooth, Rio-style samba-canção live in concert.

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Zaz performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen Zaz: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear Zaz's new-generation French chanson and gypsy swing style, performed live in concert.

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Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear traditional sounds from southern Italy that had a live audience hopping — literally.

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Yemen Blues performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen Yemen Blues: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Inspired by sounds from Bedouin rhythms to New Orleans brass bands, the band plays live in concert.

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SMOD performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

Listen SMOD: globalFEST 2012

January 10, 2012 – Hear the new, groove-based Malian hip-hop group, produced by Manu Chao, live in concert.

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Bombino performs at New York City's (Le) Poisson Rouge on Nov. 29.

Watch Bombino In Concert

November 29, 2011 – The blazing guitar phenomenon from Niger played live at New York's (Le) Poisson Rouge.

Diego Garcia.

Listen Diego Garcia In Concert WXPN

September 23, 2011 – The songwriter performs intimate pop music that makes his personal musings feel universal. WXPN

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Dengue Fever.

Listen Dengue Fever In Concert WXPN

June 10, 2011 – Hear the Cambodia-inspired rock band perform songs from its new album, Cannibal Courtship. WXPN

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Bomba Estereo performing at Washington's Black Cat on May 5, 2011.

Listen Bomba Estereo In Concert

May 17, 2011 – Hear the popular Colombian electro-tropical band rock out in Washington, D.C.

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Khaira Arby performs at The Parish in Austin, Texas.

Watch Khaira Arby, Live In Concert: SXSW 2011

March 17, 2011 – One of the living legends of Malian music, Khaira Arby is widely hailed as the queen of desert rock.

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Colombian singer Juanes

Read Juanes Postpones Miami Concert To Avoid Anniversary

February 3, 2011 – His Miami show would have coincided with the anniversary of the Bay of Pigs Invasion.

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