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First ever globalFEST + RPS Showcase at The Palm Door on Sixth at SXSW

This year’s SXSW brings another great year for world music. On Friday, March 18, you can take part in the first ever globalFEST + Rock, Paper, Scissors (RPS) Showcase at The Palm Door on Sixth, 508 E 6th St. starting at 8:00 pm. The showcase will feature Bombino, Dubioza, Imran Aziz Mian Qaqqali, Lulacruza, Noura Mint Seymali, and XIXA.


Cocofunka is born in 2008 as a new concept within Costa Rican music creating a fusion of musical genres, mixing indie, funk, rock, reggae, and alternative Latin sounds.

Here’s a list of some of these events:

Wednesday, March 16th:

8:00 PM Cocofunka Showcase

8:00 PM FACE presents Pakistan Showcase

Thursday, March 17th:

1:00 PM Overload Showcase

2:00 PM Cocofunka International Daycase

2:00 PM World Music Meet Up

3:00 PM Mai Nimani Showcase

5:00 PM Independent Artist Meet Up

7:30 PM – 8:00 PM XIXA at Hotel Vegas Patio

Friday, March 18th:

8:00 PM globalFEST + RPS Showcase: Lulacruza, Imran Aziz Mian Qaqqali, Dubioza Kolectiv, XIXA (at 11 pm), Noura Mint Seymali and Bombino (1 am)

Saturday, March 19th:

9:00 PM Wahid Allan Faqir Showcase

(TBD) Hubert von Goisern Showcase

(8 pm – 8:40 pm) XIXA Showcase at Lucky Lounge

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