Songlines Radio

Your Essential Guide to the Best Music From Around the World

Published eight times a year, Songlines covers music from traditional and popular to contemporary and fusion, featuring well-known artists from Tinariwen, Bellowhead and Manu Chao, to the newcomers making their mark both at home and abroad.

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

August 21st, 2014

Video | Anna Phoebe performs track from new album

August 21st, 2014

News | French Summer of Unrest

August 20th, 2014

Live | Celebrate Life Events presents Amahoro, September 5

August 15th, 2014

Live | Shambala Festival 2014 begins next week

August 15th, 2014

Introducing? Imed Alibi

August 15th, 2014

Introducing? Noura Mint Seymali

Songlines Gig Guide: Upcoming Events

23/08/2014 - Blazin' Fiddles

23/08/2014 - Väsen

23/08/2014 - Lucky Ali

23/08/2014 - The Great Animal Orchestra: Natural Soundscapes by Bernie Krause

23/08/2014 - Purbeck Folk Festival

23/08/2014 - Galtres Parklands Festival

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