• Fronted by British-Nigerian vocalist Eno Williams, Ibibio Sound Machine present an exhilarating mash-up of West African highlife, disco, post-punk and psychedelic electro-soul.  More »
  • Internationally acclaimed kamancheh (Persian spiked fiddle) master Kayhan Kalhor and Turkish singer and bağlama (long-necked lute) virtuoso Erdal Erzincan blend ecstatic rhythms with sensual melodic phrases to... More »
  • Fourteen-year-old jazz pianist Joey Alexander develops fresh takes on well-known tunes, combining them seamlessly with his own original compositions.  More »
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Coming Up

  • April 20 - April 22   The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston
    Visionary choreographer Alonzo King actively develops bold original works with other artists from diverse disciplines and cultures. World Music/CRASHarts has commissioned Alonzo King LINES Ballet’s new collaboration with tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain, who has composed music especially for this... MORE »
  • April 25   Brighton Music Hall
    Fronted by British-Nigerian vocalist Eno Williams, Ibibio Sound Machine present an exhilarating mash-up of West African highlife, disco, post-punk and psychedelic electro-soul. It sounds as “if you crossed ’70s Nigerian highlife with LCD Soundsystem.”—Pitchfork. The concert kicks off with a DJ set... MORE »
  • April 27   Brighton Music Hall
    Multiple Grammy–winning jazz trumpeter Terence Blanchard’s latest project with E-Collective features layered grooves teeming with funk, R&B, and blues created by four young musical pioneers: guitarist Charles Altura, pianist Fabian Almazan, bassist David “DJ” Ginyard Jr., and drummer Oscar... MORE »
  • May 03   Berklee Performance Center
    Led by Indian tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain and Grammy-winning jazz superstar bassist-composer Dave Holland, CrossCurrents showcases the long and vibrant relationship between jazz and Indian classical music, both of which have improvisation as a core tenet. The international supergroup also features... MORE »
  • May 04   Brighton Music Hall
    French folk-pop singer Christophe Maé is at the top of his career, with five chart-topping albums each selling more than 5 million copies. He first earned widespread fame as an actor, co-starring in the smash-hit stage musical Le Roi Soleil.  After a more than two years since his last album, Je... MORE »
  • May 05   Berklee Performance Center
    Fourteen-year-old jazz pianist Joey Alexander develops fresh takes on well-known tunes, combining them seamlessly with his own original compositions. His 2015 debut album, My Favorite Things, garnered two Grammy nominations for Best Jazz Instrumental Album and Best Improvised Solo, making him the... MORE »
  • May 06   The Rockwell
    Personal, political, passionate, and experimental Nano Stern is the voice of a new generation inspired by the nueva canción movement in Chile. A guitar virtuoso with a powerful voice, Stern and his trio create an extraordinary fusion of indie, folk, rock, and jazz. 
  • May 12   The Sinclair
    One of the most-lauded Afro-Cuban groups on the scene today, the Pedrito Martinez Group draws on sizzling Cuban music, complex rhythms, jazz, and pop to create irresistible, high-energy performances. *Subscription discounts are not available for this concert. Presented in association with Bowery... MORE »
  • May 17 - May 18   Berklee Performance Center
    With a repertoire that crosses genres of classical, jazz, and golden-era pop music, Pink Martini draws inspiration from music from all over the world and performs in 22 languages. The self-proclaimed “little orchestra” is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Sympathique, its first and most popular... MORE »
  • May 20   Berklee Performance Center
    Internationally acclaimed kamancheh (Persian spiked fiddle) master Kayhan Kalhor and Turkish singer and bağlama (long-necked lute) virtuoso Erdal Erzincan blend ecstatic rhythms with sensual melodic phrases to create intensely spiritual and emotional music.  You might also like Zakir Hussain with... MORE »
  • June 12   Paradise Rock Club
    Monsieur Periné is one of the leading bands in Colombia’s thriving new music scene. Their signature “swing a la Colombiana” blends 1930s Paris with the youthful spirit of modern Bogotá, mixing Django Reinhardt–inspired Gypsy jazz with cumbia, son, bolero, tango, and samba. *Subscription discounts... MORE »
  • July 26   The Sinclair
    Tinariwen, a Grammy-winning band of nomadic Tuaregs from the Sahara Desert in northern Mali, brings a rebellious sensibility to entrancing desert blues. A sensational live act, they electrify traditional Tuareg melodies with edgy blues, rock, pop, Berber, and Arabic influences, producing a gritty,... MORE »
  • September 08   First Church in Cambridge Congregational
    Mark Kozelek, frontman of Sun Kil Moon, is renowned for his intense, highly autobiographical songs. An expressive, talented guitarist with a beautiful and evocative voice, Kozelek has been building his own musical brand for over 20 years with his previous band Red House Painters, his current... MORE »
  • November 28   Paradise Rock Club
    Cœur de Pirate (French for pirate heart) is the stage name for award-winning French-Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist Béatrice Martin. Her whimsical, magical pop songs blend cabaret music, French lyrics, and playful indie sensibilities. After releasing three albums to international... MORE »