CRASHfest, Boston’s global music festival, transforms the House of Blues into an indoor music festival with three different stages, lounge areas, and a kaleidoscope of sounds and cultures that brings an eclectic and worldly spin to the Boston music scene. Global street food, international beer, and custom cocktails will be available for sale.
The 2018 lineup features:
RUBBLEBUCKET — Indie-pop dance-band with reggae influences
VIEUX FARKA TOURÉ — Malian guitarist dubbed “The Hendrix of the Sahara”
MOKOOMBA — Afro-fusion from Zimbabwe
ZESHAN B – Chicago soul singer with Indo-Pakistani roots
FLOR DE TOLOACHE — Explosive all-female mariachi band
TAL NATIONAL — High energy rock ‘n’ roll from Niger
INNOV GNAWA — North African blues with the pulse of Latin percussion
NEWPOLI — A modern take on music from the Mediterranean
SÓ SOL — Musicá Brasileira with an Americana twist
KOTOKO BRASS — Afrobeat & reggae with New Orleans style brass
Copresented with World Music/CRASHarts worldmusic.org.
More info and tickets at cncrt.ly/lIV