This podcast includes highlights from the June 2013 issue of Songlines (#92) opening with music by Manu Chao from Baionarena (Because). Songlines editor-in-chief, Simon Broughton, plays a track by Mariachi el Bronx, a bonus track chosen by Gogol Bordello’s frontman Eugene Hütz as part of his playlist this issue.
Features include: Peter Culshaw talks about his new biography on Manu Chao; Nasim Masoud announces the winners of the Songlines Music Awards 2013; and Nigel Williamson reports on the Nigerian singer Funmi Olawumi. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with an excerpt from Zucchero (Wrasse) and more. The podcast ends with a track by Abida Parveen (Navras).
The next Songlines podcast, featuring highlights from the July issue (#93), will be available from June 7 2013.