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Cafe Tacvba performs at the NPR Music 2013 SXSW Showcase at Stubb's on Wednesday March 13, 2013.

Watch Café Tacvba, Live In Concert

April 6, 2013 – Watch one of Mexico's most popular bands bust out its latest dance-rock jams at Stubb's in Austin.

Martin Ferres of Bajofondo performs live at Auditorium Shores in Austin, Texas, during SXSW.

Watch Bajofondo, Live In Concert

April 1, 2013 – Watch the eight-piece band perform "Duro y Parejo" to a huge crowd at Auditorium Shores for SXSW.

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Molotov performs at SXSW 2013.

Watch Molotov, Live In Concert

March 19, 2013 – For Mexico City's Molotov, politics and rock en Español combine in front of a crowd 10,000 strong.

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Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill perform a Tiny Desk Concert on Feb. 25, 2013.

Watch Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill: Tiny Desk Concert

March 11, 2013 – Watch one of the best fiddlers on the planet and a subtle guitar master work their magic.

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Sidi Touré performed live at KEXP in Seattle.

Watch Sidi Touré: Magic Music From Mali KEXP

February 16, 2013 – Watch the Bamako musician and his band perform "Maïmouna," from his latest album Koïma, on KEXP. KEXP

Christine Salem performs live at globalFEST 2013.

Watch Christine Salem: globalFEST 2013

January 16, 2013 – Watch an extraordinary singer from a tiny island, recorded live at Webster Hall in New York City.

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Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi performs live at globalFEST 2013.

Watch Oliver Mtukudzi And The Black Spirits: globalFEST 2013

January 16, 2013 – Hear one of Zimbabwe's greatest artists, recorded live in concert with his band The Black Spirits.

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One of Fatoumata Diawara's backup singers and dancers, performing live at globalFEST 2013.

Watch Fatoumata Diawara: globalFEST 2013

January 16, 2013 – Hear the Malian singer and actor, recorded live in concert from Webster Hall in New York City.

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KCRW Presents: Antibalas

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September 19, 2012 – The 11-piece Afrobeat collective brings the heat to KCRW with a live performance of "Dirty Money." KCRW

Nitin Sawhney (left), Nikki Wells and Arev Dervish.

Watch KCRW Presents: Nitin Sawhney KCRW

August 1, 2012 – Worldly flavor meets relaxed beauty in a rare U.S. appearance for this U.K. producer-composer. KCRW

Jimmy Cliff performs live on KCRW.

Watch KCRW Presents: Jimmy Cliff KCRW

July 24, 2012 – Watch the reggae legend perform his new song "One More" live at KCRW's studios in Santa Monica. KCRW

Souad Massi performs a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., on June 29, 2012.

Watch Souad Massi: Tiny Desk Concert

July 15, 2012 – A soulful yet steely singer-songwriter from Algeria charts her own course in these four songs.

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Sauti Sol performs for a Field Recording on the Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge in Austin, Texas, during SXSW 2012

Watch A Morning Walk With Sauti Sol

May 30, 2012 – The Afro-fusion quartet from Nairobi greets the Austin morning with a version of "Love or Leave."

Debo Band performs in Austin, Texas, during South by Southwest.

Watch Debo Band: Ethiopian Funk On A Muggy Afternoon

May 16, 2012 – Debo Band gives a rousing performance at Joe's Crab Shack in Austin during South by Southwest 2012.

The Soweto Gospel Choir performs a Tiny Desk Concert on February 14, 2011.

Watch Soweto Gospel Choir: Tiny Desk Concert

April 16, 2012 – The group fuses the music of many Christian cultures, with nods to African songs of celebration.

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