This podcast includes highlights from the October 2012 issue of Songlines (#87) opening with music from Staff Benda Bilili’s new album. Songlines editor-in-chief, Simon Broughton, plays an excerpt by Wasifuddin Dagar, a bonus track chosen by Peter Sellars as part of his playlist this issue. There is also music from the new album by The Unthanks.
Features include: Mordechai Beck on Nino Biton, Tim Cumming on the Krar Collective and Simon Broughton discusses the contents of the NASA Voyager interstellar record. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with the Official UK World Music Album Chart and more. The podcast ends with music by The Klezmatics.
The next podcast, featuring highlights from the November/December issue (#88), will be available from October 12 2012.