This podcast includes highlights from the March 2014 issue of Songlines (#98), opening with music from Angélique Kidjo. Songlines editor-in-chief, Simon Broughton, plays a track by Christy Moore, a bonus track chosen by Andrew Marr as part of his playlist this issue.
Features: Simon Broughton speaks to Angélique Kidjo about her new album, Garth Cartwright on Chris Strachwitz of Arhoolie Records and Tim Cumming with a report on the Nubian group Nuba Nour. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with music by Karine Polwart and more. The podcast ends with a track from Salsa Celtica’s forthcoming album The Tall Islands.
The next Songlines podcast, featuring highlights from the April/May 2014 issue (#99), will be available from March 14 2014.