Cha Wa

Joseph Boudreaux Jr., the lead vocalist for the Mardi Gras Indian funk band Cha Wa, can not even pinpoint his first experience with the Indian tradition. As the son of Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, he has been part of the deep-rooted New Orleans cultural phenomenon since before he could walk. “On the street, I started […]

Red Baraat

Red Baraat is a pioneering band from Brooklyn, New York. Conceived by dhol player Sunny Jain, the group has drawn worldwide praise for its singular sound, a merging of hard driving North Indian bhangra with elements of hip-hop, jazz and raw punk energy. Created with no less a purposeful agenda than manifesting joy and unity […]

Battle of Santiago

Battle of Santiago combines ancient Afro-Cuban rhythms and chants with a distinctly Canadian post-rock spirit and sensibility. Fused by dynamic elements of jazz, the result is a party-forward experience that has brought them to stages across the globe, including NYC’s legendary Joe’s Pub, and festivals across Canada, the US, Spain, France, The Netherlands and more. […]

La Misa Negra

La Misa Negra is a 7-piece band from Oakland, California, known for their unique  blend of cumbia and high-energy, Afro-Latin music. On stage, they deliver an  electrifying performance that explodes with infectious dance grooves and punk  rock energy, powered by horn and accordion-driven riffs, a fierce rhythm section,  and a vintage-inspired sound. Since their live debut […]