Your Essential Guide to the Best Music From Around the World

Published 10 times a year, Songlines is the definitive magazine for world music - music that has its roots in all parts of the globe, from Mali to Mexico, India to Iraq. Whether this music is defined as traditional, contemporary, folk or fusion, Songlines is the only magazine to truly represent and embrace it.

Songlines is packed full of the latest CD reviews, artist interviews, guides to burgeoning scenes and up-and-coming stars, travel adventures, frontline reports and live music listings. Every issue comes with a free Top of the World CD, featuring tracks from the best new album releases, as well as a guest playlist.

Songlines Blog & Latest News

May 27th, 2015

Interview | Gisela Joćo: ?I hate art for the elite?

May 25th, 2015

Songlines Essential 10: Colombian Albums

May 22nd, 2015

Feature | Interview with Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat

May 22nd, 2015

Album Review | Top of the World | Gisela Joćo ? Gisela Joćo

May 21st, 2015

Album Review | Top of the World | Spiro ? Welcome Joy and Welcome Sorrow

May 21st, 2015

Festival | WOMAD Radio 3 Charlie Gillett Stage reveals line-up

Songlines Gig Guide: Upcoming Events

27/05/2015 - Pablo Dominguez & Group

27/05/2015 - Sharps Appalachian Harvest

27/05/2015 - Sam Lee

27/05/2015 - Eliza Carthy & Tim Eriksen

27/05/2015 - The Budapest Cafe Orchestra

27/05/2015 - The Demon Barbers XL

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