BOMBA ESTÉREO - Deja World Tour

Global Ginga is excited to announce that one of our favorite bands, Bomba Estéreo, is making a stop in the Bay Area during their Deja World Tour!  Our Friday show will include a music block dedicated to them!  Tune on…

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Fri, Jul 22  Doors: 8:30 pm | Show: 9:00  | The Independent at 628 Divisadero, San Francisco

Céu is considered one of the most influential Brazilian artists of her generation.

Céu released her self-titled album in 2007 and was one…

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TUE, JUL 19 at 8 pm at Guild Theatre in Menlo Park.

World renowned and multi-Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Bebel Gilberto has been enchanting fans and critics worldwide since her solo debut release in 1986. She catapulted onto the global music scene…

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Los Tigres del Norte

Sun, July 31, 2022 at 7:30pm, Frost Amphitheater

Initially formed in 1967, this six-piece Mexican phenomenon band who immigrated from Sinaloa, Mexico to San Jose, have brought the musical genre of norteño to the worldwide stage, and have sold over…

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Mon Laferte (Multi Latin Grammy Winner)

Sun, July 24, 2022 at 7:30pm PT

Singer and songwriter Mon Laferte is one of the most revered, respected, and beloved musicians in Chile today. Her music brings together the sonic traditions of her native country and that of Mexico…

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Pink Martini with the SF Symphony

Thu, Jul 28, 2022 at 7:30PM at FROST AMPHITHEATER 

Fri, Jul 29, 2022 at 7:30PM

Stir things up with the wildly popular Pink Martini! Drawing inspiration from a fusion of cabaret, samba, retro pop, and jazz, bandleader-pianist Thomas Lauderdale and…

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Global Ginga feat Michael Franti and Seu Cuca

This episode is full of inspirational tunes, positive and transformational lyrics. These artists most certainly deserve to be on your “feel good vibes” playlist! You do have a “feel good vibes” playlist, right? 


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Experience the power of Lila Downs!

Experience the powerful performance of Lila Downs on May 7th as a guest of Global Ginga! 

Lila Downs is a Mexican-American singer-songwriter and actress who is set to perform on May 7, 2022. Downs' interpretations of classic Mexican music and…

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Interview and New Album by Small Island Big Song

Guess who just made to #1 on Transglobal World Music Chart (TWMC)? Drum roll! 

"Small Island Big Song" with the album: Our Island. 

In this episode, Carla Leininger, of Global Ginga on KZSU 90.1 FM Stanford, spoke to Taiwanese producer…

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Small Island Big Song - FREE TICKETS

Listen to Global Ginga on KZSU or Podcast for a chance to be our guest at the concert! 

Small Island Big Song is a music, film, live project featuring over a hundred musicians across 16 island nations of the Pacific…

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