Javier Mendoza, a nationally touring musician from, St. Louis, MO has been voted Best Latin, Best World, Best Pop and Best Rock performer. He has appeared on MTV, and has performed with Willy Nelson, Los Lobos, The Smithereens, Blues Traveler, Ben Folds, The Roots and many others.
Opening for Javier is an extremely talented local guitarist and singer, Nicholas Tuttle, who performs Nuevo Flamenco music.
The show continues with Roger Drawdy and the Firestarters, one of the area's most energetic Celtic bands.
The night keeps rocking with Acarya, an original acoustic rock band with international and Worldbeat influences.
The good and deep vibes of Super-Massive will round up the night with a set of their infectious, grooveable Reggae music.
World Music Fest proceeds benefit the 501c3 nonprofit organization Play it Forward.