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

February 9th, 2016

Sidestepper ? Supernatural Love | Album Review | Top of the World

February 8th, 2016

Celtic Connections 2016 highlights

February 7th, 2016

Smockey ? Pre?volution: Le Président, ma Moto et Moi | Album Review | Top of the World

February 6th, 2016

FitkinWall ? Lost | Album Review | Top of the World

February 5th, 2016

Mamak Khadem ? The Road | Album Review | Top of the World

February 4th, 2016

Grupo Fantasma ? Problemas | Album Review | Top of the World


Songlines Gig Guide: Upcoming Events

09/02/2016 - AnDa Union

09/02/2016 - Fairport Convention + Roger Davies

09/02/2016 - Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle

09/02/2016 - The Dublin Legends

09/02/2016 - Natacha Atlas

10/02/2016 - AnDa Union

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