This podcast includes highlights from the January/February 2013 issue of Songlines (#89) opening with music by Bassekou Kouyaté from his forthcoming album Jama Ko (Out Here Records). Songlines editor-in-chief, Simon Broughton, plays an excerpt by Sibongile Khumalo, a bonus track chosen by Charles Hazlewood as part of his playlist this issue. There is also music from Sam Carter’s new album The No Testament.
Features include: Rose Skelton on Bassekou Kouyaté, Andy Morgan on Lo’Jo and a round up of the Best Albums of 2012 by Simon Broughton and Jo Frost. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with music from the latest Bond movie and more. The podcast ends with a track by Fanfare Ciocărlia.
The next Songlines podcast, featuring highlights from the March 2013 issue (#90) will be available from February 1 2013.