Looking for a mid-week boost? We gathered some of our favorite high-energy, low-stress performances from around the world to bring a jolt of good vibes to your day. Skip the third cup of coffee and re-energize with these nine stunning Sofar shows!
This Brazilian funk band creates a contemporary sound combining soul music with the tropical heritage of Brazilian MPB (música popular brasileira). This moving performance sends sparks flying through the audience, and through the screen!
MIKA is a singer-songwriter whose vibrant melodies transformed him from an outsider into a chart-topping artist. His performance of “Ice Cream” is both an escape and a jolt to the heart.
Like Bastille and Bombay Bicycle Club? Check out Dan Croll, a talented singer-songwriter with energetic indie songs and dreamy vocals.
This trio tells the story of everyday Ecuador with flare and passion. Listen, dance, and watch this performance of “Por Accidente” over and over again.
This unique artist brings talent and creativity to every stage. You’ll walk away from this performance feeling refreshed and looking for more.
There’s no one and no sound quite like Sylvan Esso. Check out this stripped down and amped up performance for “Play It Right.”
An American rock band that brings California flare to your favorite punk sounds, Bad Suns served us a dreamy indie anthem from a backyard in LA. Don’t miss it!
The duo creates a full and energetic sound using only guitar, mandolin, vocals, and foot percussion. Their songs range from powerful acoustic anthems to knee-slapping hoedowns, and we’re here for all of it.
An electrifying take on hip hop, Chill Clinton showcases cool grooves, socially conscious lyrics, fuzzy guitar riffs and spacey synth sounds.