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

November 21st, 2014

World Cinema | Best of 2014

November 21st, 2014

The Songlines Essential 10: Afrobeat Albums

November 21st, 2014

Mosaïques Festival 2014, Rich Mix, London, November 28

November 21st, 2014

Introducing? Namvula

November 20th, 2014

Introducing? Shammi Pithia

November 19th, 2014

Live | Lau at the Barbican, November 22

Songlines Gig Guide: Upcoming Events

21/11/2014 - Ubunye

21/11/2014 - Blair Dunlop

21/11/2014 - Calaita Flamenco Son

21/11/2014 - Bellowhead

21/11/2014 - Dan Walsh & Meaghan Blanchard

21/11/2014 - Jyotsna Srikanth

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