This podcast includes highlights from the August/September 2013 issue of Songlines (#94) opening with music by Gilberto Gil (Universal). Songlines editor-in-chief, Simon Broughton, plays a track by Eliza Carthy, a bonus track chosen by Mark Radcliffe as part of his playlist this issue.
Features include Alex Robinson on cover star Gilberto Gil, Simon Broughton with a report on Zimbabwean band Mokoomba and Nigel Williamson on Béla Fleck. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with an excerpt from Istanbul’s folk collective Kardeş Türküler and more. The podcast ends with a track from the bonus CD with this issue by the Norwegian label Etnisk Musikklubb.
The next Songlines podcast, featuring highlights from the October issue (#95), will be available from August 30 2013.