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 29th, 2015

Album Review | Top of the World | Alireza Ghorbani ? ╔perdument? Chants d?Amour Persans

May 28th, 2015

Feature | An Interview with Duncan Chisholm

May 28th, 2015

Album Review | Top of the World | Jayme Stone?s Lomax Project ? Jayme Stone?s Lomax Project

May 27th, 2015

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

May 25th, 2015

Songlines Essential 10: Colombian Albums

May 22nd, 2015

Feature | Interview with Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat

Songlines Gig Guide: Upcoming Events

30/05/2015 - Fatoumata Diawara & Roberto Fonseca

30/05/2015 - Lapa in London: Celebrating Brazilian Culture

30/05/2015 - Eliza Carthy & Tim Eriksen

30/05/2015 - The Budapest Cafe Orchestra

30/05/2015 - The Demon Barbers XL

30/05/2015 - MÓnran

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