The music venue Global Copenhagen presents top acts from all around the world. Here you can experience Latin American cumbia, Nigerian afrobeat, Balkan brass and a wide variety of other international musical styles, ranging from acoustic folk music to electronic fusion. Global occupies a unique place in the cultural life in Copenhagen being the only venue in the city, and one of the few in Europe, solely dedicated to world music. Among other things it has been recommended as a place to visit in the New York Times’ guide “36 hours in Copenhagen”. One of Europe’s leading world music bookers, who is also booking for Roskilde Festival, is in charge of the programming and no matter the style of music, one can always expect high-quality concerts. Over the years Global has presented great international acts such as Seun Kuti & Egypt 80, Boban i Marko Markovic Orkestar, Danyèl Waro, Bomba Estéreo, Bassekou Kouyaté & Ngoni Ba, The Master Musicians of Jajouka, Celso Piña, Meher & Sher Ali and Hugh Masekela. Visit our poster archive to see the hundreds of bands and artists who have performed at Global.
The presale of tickets for Global’s concerts is administered by the ticket vendor Billetlugen.dk. If you have questions regarding ticket presales and the use of Billetlugen.dk, please visit their FAQ or contact their contact page.
Students always get 20 DKK discount on the ticket price at the door providing that they bring a valid Student ID.
Make a difference: Become a volunteer at Global! Global Copenhagen is a non-commercial music venue with a unique artistic profile presenting a selection of the best international and national bands. The venue is to a large extent run by dedicated volunteers, who make sure everything runs smoothly before, during and after the concerts. You can also support Global by joining our team of volunteers – in return you will get a lot of unforgettable experiences and help strengthen the diversity of the music scene in Copenhagen. Global has approximately 30 volunteers and the most common is to take two shifts a month, in the bar and in the wardrobe, normally on Fridays or Saturdays between 7 pm and 1.30 am. Furthermore, as a volunteer you can also take shifts as a light engineer, stagehand or photographer. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at Global, please write to Global’s production manager Viktor Sämgård at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.