This podcast includes highlights from the November/December 2014 issue of Songlines (#104), opening with music from Film of Life, the new album by Tony Allen. Songlines editor in chief Simon Broughton plays music by Dub Colossus, a bonus track chosen by Ian Rankin as part of his playlist this issue. There is also a track from the bonus CD of Galician music.
Features: Daniel Brown with a special report on Kassé Mady Diabaté, Alexandra Petropoulos on Anna Phoebe and Nigel Williamson talks about Afrobeat veterans, Tony Allen and Orlando Julius. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with music by Mariza and more. The podcast ends with a track from The Paris Session by The Touré-Raichel Collective.
The next Songlines podcast, featuring highlights from the January/February 2015 issue (#105), will be available from December 5 2014.
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