This podcast includes highlights from the November/December 2013 issue of Songlines (#96) opening with music from the new album by the Gipsy Kings (Knitting Factory Records). Songlines editor-in-chief, Simon Broughton, plays a track by the Bad Shepherds featuring Adrian Edmondson, to tie in with his playlist this issue. There is also a track from the bonus CD of Brazilian music from the Brasil Music Exchange.
Features: Nigel Williamson talks about cover stars the Gipsy Kings; Philip Sweeney with a report on Romanian singers Oana Catalina Chitu and Maria Tanase and Russ Slater on Latin Psychedelia. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with music by Woody Guthrie and more. The podcast ends with a track by the Scottish group Capercaillie.
The next Songlines podcast, featuring highlights from the January/February issue (#97), will be available from December 6 2013.