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

September 2nd, 2014

Songlines World Cinema Reviews #104

September 1st, 2014

The new October Songlines podcast is now available through iTunes

August 29th, 2014

September 2014: Top 10 UK Live Events

August 29th, 2014

Evelyn Glennie?s playlist and 10 best new releases

August 29th, 2014

New issue (October, #103) on sale now!

August 28th, 2014

News | Sierra Leone?s Refugee All Stars combatting the Ebola crisis

Songlines Gig Guide: Upcoming Events

03/09/2014 - The Songs for Scotland Festival

03/09/2014 - The Coal Porters + Porchlight Smoker

03/09/2014 - Willie Watson

03/09/2014 - Sam Sweeney's Fiddle

03/09/2014 - Sheesham & Lotus & Son

03/09/2014 - The Stray Birds

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