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

April 17th, 2014

Sahara Ganga with Simo Lagnawi, April 19

April 17th, 2014

Record Store Day 2014: Our Recommendations

April 16th, 2014

Top of the World: Salsa Celtica ? The Tall Islands

April 11th, 2014

Top of the World: Malawi Mouse Boys ? Dirt is Good

April 8th, 2014

Real World Gold to re-issue Martyn Bennett?s final album

April 4th, 2014

Top of the World: Mamani Keita ? Kanou

Songlines Gig Guide: Upcoming Events

24/04/2014 - Dhafer Youssef & the LSO

24/04/2014 - Solarference

24/04/2014 - Homage to Vilayat Khan: Dharambir Singh, Yogesh Samsi & Kaviraj Singh

24/04/2014 - Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate

24/04/2014 - Steve Knightley

24/04/2014 - Kate Rusby

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