A banjo dynasty in the making? We head to Nashville, home to Béla Fleck, Abigail Washburn and their son Juno, to find out more about their first album as a duo.
The issue’s free covermount CD includes brand new tracks from Robert Plant, Marta Gómez and Piers Faccini & Vincent Segal, with a playlist from BBC presenter Jools Holland, who has chosen songs by Mariza and Angélique Kidjo.
Other features include our Best Albums of 2014, a debate on the legacy of Buena Vista Social Club, a Beginner’s Guide to Africando, Spainish singer Amparo Sánchez, the Armenian duduk, the Essential 10 protest singers, plus our extensive CD and book review sections.
On sale in the UK from December 5. Click here to purchase your copy now.